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Monastic and social life in the twelfth century, as exemplified in the chronicles of Jocelin of Brakelond from A.D. MCLXXIII to MCCII / translated with notes, introduction, &c. by T.E. Tomlins, editor of "Littleton's tenures," &c. from the original Latin, as printed by The Camden Society, under the superintendence of John Gage Rokewode.
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  • Jocelin, de Brakelond, active 1173-1215.
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London : Whittaker, 1844.
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  • 9789004340404 (hardcover : acid-free paper)
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Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2018]
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  • Walker, David H..
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  • 9781846317156 (ebook)
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Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
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Author
  • Kotkin, Joel.
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  • 9780375756511 (pbk.)
  • 0375756515 (pbk.)
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New York : Modern Library, 2006.
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Uncivil society : 1989 and the implosion of the Communist establishment / Stephen Kotkin ; with a contribution by Jan T. Gross.
Author
  • Kotkin, Stephen
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  • 9781588369178
  • 158836917X
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Modern Library pbk. ed.
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New York : Modern Library, 2010, ©2009.
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A short history of medicine / F. González-Crussi.
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  • Gonzalez-Crussi, F.
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  • 9780812975536 (pbk.)
  • 0812975537 (pbk.)
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Modern Library pbk. ed.
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New York : Modern Library, 2008, c2007.
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Chelsea Hospital and its traditions / By the author of 'The country curate' [i.e. G.R. Gleig] "The Subaltern," "The Chronicles of Waltham," &c.
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  • Gleig, G. R. (George Robert), 1796-1888.
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London : R. Bentley, 1839
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A catalogue of a select and valuable collection of ancient and modern books, : in various languages. Containing, A considerable Number of very rare and curious Articles in the finest Condition. Also, An extensive Assortment of the best Modern Books in the most elegant Bindings. Including the Libraries of the late J. Mainwaring, M. D. an eminent Civilian, and a celebrated Collector, deceased. Among others equally curious are, Caxton's Game of Chesse. Caxton's Chaucer. Caxton's Cato. Caxton's Alain Chartier. Caxton's Catharine of Senes. Caxton's Bull of Pope Innocent for the Marriage of Henry Vii. and Elizabeth of York. several by Wynken de Worde, Pynson, Maclinia, and other early Printers. Books printed on Vellum. Books printed at Strawberry-Hill. Sir William Dugdain's Works. Most of the scarce English Topographical Histories. Early English Poetry. Chronicles, by Froissart, Higden, Hollinshed, Hall, Grafton, Fabian, &c. Romans de Chevalerie de la Table ronde Illuminated Missals and Mss. Mss. on English History and Antiquities. Buffon's Birds, coloured, 5 vol. Morocco. Hill's Vegetable System, coloured, 26 vol. Merian's Surinam Insects, coloured. Knorr's Shells, coloured. Martyn's Shells, painted. Lister's Shells, orig. edit. large paper. Hamilton's Sicilies, coloured, 3 vol. - Etruscan Vases, coloured, 4 vol. Antiquities of Herculaneum, 7 vol. Voyages Pittoresques de la Grece, de Naples, de France, de Sicile, de Suisse, &c. 18 vol. Houbraken's Heads, large paper. Perrault Hommes Illustres, lar. pap. Vandyke's Heads. Claude's Drawings, Proofe. Pilastres of the Vatican, coloured. Cielings of the Vatican, coloured. Oeuvres de Buffon, 33 vol. complets. - de Voltaire, 30 vol. - de Rousseau, 30 vol. Tasso, 3 vol: 4 to. par Didot. Which will begin to be sold, for Ready Money, at the Prices fixed in the Catalogue, and marked in the first Leaf of each Book, in May 1787, at Edwards's, No. 102, Pall-Mall. - The full Value given for any Library or Parcel of Books. Catalogues to be had of Mr. Johnson, No. 72, St. Paul's Church-Yard, and at the Place of Sale; also at Edwards's, Halifax.
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  • Edwards, James, 1756-1816.
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[London : s.n., 1787].
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A catalogue of books, which will be sold by auction (without reserve) by Edward Jeffery, at his room, No. 10, Pall-Mall, on Monday, the 11th of May, and the seventeen following days (Sundays excepted,) containing Bibilotheca Russelliana : Or, the valuable library of the late Dr. Russell, author of the histories of ancient and modern Europe: the libraries of two other gentleman: a great number of valuable prints, pictures, drawings; fifty lots of valuable copper-plates, &c. &c. Among the books are, with many others equally valuable, Mr. Granger's biographical history, every leaf inlaid in royal folio paper, 12 vols. Russia, illustrated with innumerable portraits-Dugdale's Monasticon, 3 vols-Hutchins's Dorsethire, 2 vols-Hafled's Kent, 3 vols-History of the Howard family, by the late Duke of Norfolk, illustrated, royal folio, with many manuscript additions, superbly bound in Morocco, a very fine book-Museum Florentinum, 10 vols. a matchless copy-Bayle's dictionary, 5 vols. large paper, illustrated, bound in russia-Burnet's own times, 2 vols. large paper, superbly bound, illustrated-Picart's religious ceremonies, 7 vols. large paper-Gentleman's magazine, 80 vols. in russia, gilt leaves-parliamentary debates to the present time, 118 vols-Clarke's Cæsar and Homer, 4 vols. large paper, fine copy-Fabricius's bibliotheca Græca-Tyrwhitt's Chaucer-Cameron's Baths of the Romans-Hearne's ectypta varia-Montfaucon's antiquities, 15 tomes, best edition-Ashmole's Berkshire, 3 vols.-Har... miscellany, 8 vols.-Edmondson's peerage, 6 vols-Polyglot Bible-Catesby's Carolina, 2 vols. coloured morocco, original edition-dart's Westminister, 2 vols. coloured Morocco, original edition-Dart's Westminster, 2 vols. large paper-The philosophical transactions, complete, to 1794 inclusive-a great many old black letter scarce chronicles-poetry-plays, &c. &c. Catalogues, price 1s. may be had at the Rainbow Coffee-house. Cornhill; Mr. Debrett's, Piccadilly; Messrs. Hookham & Carpenter New Bond-street; Mr. Cuthell, Holborn; and at the place of sale. N.B. The first three days of this sale to be viewed on Saturday the 9th; and from the extensive room the articles take up, to prevent confusion, only three days succeeding each day's sale will be on view.
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  • Jeffery, Edward.
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[London : s.n., 1795]
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Bibliotheca splendidissima : or, a catalogue of the valuable libraries of John Owen, Esq; Late Recorder of Windsor; Mr. John Ecton, Late Receiver of the Tenths of the Clergy: and that ingenious architect Capt. Edward Stanton. To which are added, A very fine collection, lately imported from Abroad, chiefly collected by the celebrated Mr. Colbert, first Minister of State to the late King of France: As likewise, by the learned Abbot Bignon, Librarian to the present King of France. The whole consisting of a Large and Numerous collection of books, relating to the History, Antiquities, and Constitution of Great-Britain, Ireland, France, Italy, Spain, Germany, Muscovy, Poland, Sweden, Denmark, Asia, Africa and America. The Best Editions of the classicks, by Vascosan, Colinaeus, Seb. Gryphius, Stephens, Aldus, Sedan, the Louvre, the Royal Classicks, in usum Delphini, cum Notis variorum, & Elzevir. Curiously bound in Morocco, and several with the Colbert and Bignon Arms on the Sides. Some curious Manuscripts upon Vellum. A compleat Set of the Histories of the several Counties in England. All the old Chronicles. A fine Collection of large and curious Bibles, printed by Field and others, with curious Cuts by Silvester, &c. Sir William Dugdale's Works. All the best and scarcest Dictionaries and Lexicons. A fine Collection of Books of Sculpture, Architecture, Medals, Painting, Mathematicks, the Benedictine Editions of the Fathers, a compleat Set of the Common Law, Civil and Canon; a large Number of Voyages and Natural History; most of the antient and modern Books of Physick, Anatomy, Surgery, &c. Great Numbers on Large Paper, and several Hundred Volumes bound in Morocco. Which will begin to be sold very cheap (the lowest Price fixed in each Book) at T. Osborne's shop in Gray's-Inn, on Monday the 17th day of November 1735. Catalogues may be had at the Place of Sale, and Money for any Library or Parcel of Books.
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  • Osborne, Thomas, -1743.
Published
[London : s.n., 1735]
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Author
  • Davidson, Basil.
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London : Penguin, 1966.
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A history of the Borgias / by Frederick Baron Corvo [i.e. F.W. Rolfe] ; introd. by Shane Leslie.
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  • Rolfe, Frederick, 1860-1913.
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New York : Modern Library, 1931.
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Author
  • Pagden, Anthony.
ISBN
  • 0812967615 (paperback)
  • 9780812967616 (paperback)
Edition
Modern Library pbk. ed.
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New York : Modern Library, 2003.
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The company : a short history of a revolutionary idea / John Micklethwait and Adrian Wooldridge.
Author
  • Micklethwait, John.
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  • 0679642498
Edition
Modern Library ed.
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New York : Modern Library, 2003.
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Islam : a short history / Karen Armstrong.
Author
  • Armstrong, Karen, 1944-
ISBN
  • 9780812966183
  • 081296618X
Edition
2002 Modern Library paperback edition.
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New York : The Modern Library, 2002.
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Author
  • Green, Peter, 1924-
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  • 9780812967401
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2008 Modern Library pbk ed.
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New York : Modern Library, 2008.
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Islam : a short history / Karen Armstrong.
Author
  • Armstrong, Karen, 1944-
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  • 9780812966183
  • 081296618X
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2002 Modern Library paperback edition.
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New York : The Modern Library, 2002.
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The age of Napoleon / Alistair Horne.
Author
  • Horne, Alistair.
ISBN
  • 1588363643 (alk. paper)
  • 9781588363640 (alk. paper)
  • 0679642633
  • 9780679642633
Published
New York : Modern Library, c2004.
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The age of Shakespeare / Frank Kermode.
Author
  • Kermode, Frank, 1919-
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  • 0679642447
Edition
Modern Library ed.
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New York : Modern Library, 2004.
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