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1 15 to 18 A Report of the Central Advisory Council for Education [England] 2 Vols

HMSO for the Ministry of Education

1959, 1st Edition: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, Soft Cover: Very Good, 
2 vols, volume 1 - Report, 519pp, published in 1959, and volume 2, Surveys, 240pp, published in 1960, slight chipping at the head and tail of the spines, and cover of vol 1 slightly faded. X009219 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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2 Ninth Annual Report of the Poor Law Commissioners with Appendices

HMSO

1843, 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original green cloth with gilt titling to spine, vii/507pp, a very good+ copy. Includes some Irish interest. X008046 
Price: 120.00 GBP
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3 The Remuneration of Capital and Labour. Industrial Remuneration Conference 1885 The Report of the Proceedings and Papers

Cassell & Co

1885, 1st Edition: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original blue cloth with gilt titling to spine, slight marks to cloth at rear, 328pp. The Conference was held at the Prince's Hall, Piccadilly under the Presidency of the Rt Hon. Sir Charles W. Dilke MP. X008039 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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4 Forward from Chaos
A P Young
Nisbet & Co Ltd

1933, 1st Edition: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, Good
Original cloth and dustwrapper, which is torn with loss to top of front and base of back, 188pp, a scarce title with proposals for the better future of Industry following the slump of the early 1930's. Ink inscription to fep. X002649 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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5 Chronicles of Stratheden A Highland Parish of Today
A Resident [Rev C Macdonald}
William Blackwood & Sons

1881, 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original dark blue cloth with gilt titling, bevelled edges, 276pp, the parish described based on Rogart in Sutherland. X009111 
Price: 17.00 GBP
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6 Aberdeen and Its Folk from The 20th to the 50th Year of the Present Century
A Son of Bon-accord in N America
Lewis Smith

1868, 1st: 12mo, Cloth: VG, 
Original blue cloth with gilt titling and city crest to upper board, viii/136pp, originally published in the Scottish American Journal in 1867 under the title 'Reminiscences of Aberdeen'. X009406 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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7 The Old Bachelor in the Old Scottish Village
Aird Thomas
William Blackwood & Sons

1857, 2nd: 12mo, Cloth: VG, 
Original blue blind stamped cloth with gilt titling to spine, 323pp, the second edition revised and enlarged. X008872 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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8 Work About the Five Dials
Anon [The Hon Maude Hanley]
Macmillan & Co

1878, 1st Edition: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original blue cloth with gilt titling and gilt illustration of a sundial, 257pp,anonymous author's name in ink on title page, the problems of poverty in the Five Dials neighbourhood of London, a very scarce title X008622 
Price: 240.00 GBP
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9 Boy Life and Labour The Manufacture of Inefficiency
Arnold Freeman
P S King & Son

1914, 1st Edition: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original black cloth with gilt titling, 252pp, an enquiry into the conditions of juvenile labour in Birmingham. Athur Greenwood's copy with his signature and bookplate X008322 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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10 My Apprenticeship
Beatrice Webb
LONGMANS, GREEN & CO

1926, 1st Edition: 8vo, Hardcover: VG-, 
Original blue cloth, spine slightly darkened, head of the spine pulled and slight wear to outer hinges, 458pp, illustrated, signed by the author. X008721 
Price: 49.00 GBP
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11 Woman in the Past, Present and Future
Bebel August
The Modern Press

1885, 1st English Edition: 8vo, Cloth: Good, 
Original red cloth with gilt and black titling, 264pp, some damp staining to cloth along fore edge, and front and spine detached from text block. Translated from the German. X009447 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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12 Housing and the State 1919-1944
Bowley Marian
ALLEN & UNWIN

1947, 1st (reprint): 8vo, Cloth: Good+, 
Account of three experiments in state intervention to improve the housing supply between 1919-1939. 283pp. Contents VG, a previous owner has tipped in his own neatly written index at rear end-paper (the book not having been poublished with one). Cloth boards a little worn and rather faded on spine. 017215 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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13 Modern Grocery Display A Practical Work on Window Dressing and Interior Display
C L T Beeching and Others
The Caxton Publishing Company Ltd

4to, Hardcover: V Good, Good
377pp, illustrated with plates and figures, undated but early 1930s. VG copy in edge worn dw with minor loss. Heavy - UK postage 6.00 X014794 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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14 The Position of Women in Contemporary France
Clark Frances I
P S King & Son

1937, 1st Edition: 8vo, Cloth: VG-, 
Original red cloth with gilt titling, slighy bumped to top corners of boards, 259pp, a scarce title. X008914 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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15 Sweated Industry and the Minimum Wage
Clementina Black
Duckworth & Co

1907, 1st Edition: 12mo, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original green cloth with gilt titling, 281pp. X008598 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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16 Memories
Clodd Edward
Watts & Co

1926, 1st: 8vo, Cloth: VG-, 
VG copy, a litle light spotting in slightly marked original red cloth with gilt titling, 288pp, illustrated with 13 portraits. X008839 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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17 First Annual Report of the Commissioners for Administering the Laws for the Relief of the Poor in Ireland with Appendices
Commissioners for Administering the Laws for the Relief of the Poor in Ireland
Alexander Thom

1848, 1st Edition: 8vo, Cloth: Very Good, 
Plain green cloth, 289pp, with 6 folding coloured plates showing designs for Workhouses etc, ex University Library Aberdeen, bookplate with cancelled stamp to front pastedown, university library stamp in latin to title page and small circular paper label at head of spine.. Very scarce. X008047 
Price: 250.00 GBP
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Loyal Order of Ancient Shepherds Friendly Society Centenary Souvenir 1826-1926, Crew Edwin
18 Loyal Order of Ancient Shepherds Friendly Society Centenary Souvenir 1826-1926
Crew Edwin
Ancient Shepherds

1926, 1st: Large 8vo, Cloth: VG-, 
Centenary history of this Friendly Society started in Ashon under Lyme. 112pp, illustrated. A little light foxing and spotting, binding just a little slack, otherwise a near VG copy in original blue cloth/gilt worn on edges. Uncommon. 014108 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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19 Scotland's Shifting Population
D F Macdonald
Jackson, Son and Co

1937, 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original blue cloth with gilt titling to spine which is very faded, ring mark on cloth of upper board, 172pp. X009134 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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20 The Crofter in History
Dalriad
William Brown

1885, 12mo, Cloth: VG-, 
Original blue cloth with gilt titling, cloth on both boards damp affected at bottom, spine faded. 104pp, internally very clean. X009602 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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21 The ESRC Review of Government Social Classifications Final Report to the Office for National Statistics
David Rose & Karen O'Reilly
Economic and Social Research Council

1998, 1st Edition: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall, Ring Binder: Very Good, 
Original card ring bound covers, 162pp. X003817 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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22 The English Woman Studies in Her Psychic Evolution
David Staars
Smith Elder & Co

1909, 1st UK Edition: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original blue cloth with gilt titling, 337pp X008121 
Price: 13.50 GBP
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23 John Bull's Surplus Children A Plea for Giving Them a Chance
Denis Crane
Horace Marshall and Son

1915, 1st Edition: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original green cloth with gilt titling, 201pp, with sixteen illustrations. X008647 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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24 Papers and Addresses By Lord Brassey. Work and Wages
Ed J Potter
Longmans, Green & Co

1894, 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original blue cloth with gilt titling, xxxvi/367pp, with an introduction by George Howell M.P. X008763 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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25 England's Ideal and Other Papers on Social Subjects
Edward Carpenter
Swan Sonnenschein, Lowrey & Co

1887, 1st: 8vo, Cloth: Good, 
Original red cloth with gilt and black titling, loss to head and tail of spine with small snag below author's name, 148pp X008127 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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26 Pioneer Women in Victoria's Reign Being Short Histories of Great Movements
Edwin A Pratt
George Newnes Ltd

1897, 1st Edition: 8vo, Cloth: Good, 
Original brown cloth with gilt and black titling, some wear and rubbing to edges and spine, 288pp, internally very clean. X009449 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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27 John Fergusson 1727-1750 : An Ayshire Family of the Forty-five
Fergusson James
Jonathan Cape

1948, 1st Edition: 8vo, Cloth: VG, Good
VG copy in rather edge worn dw, 223pp, with 4 portrait illustrations. X008819 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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28 Tavisock Abbey
Finberg H P R
DAVID & CHARLES
0715343351 / 9780715343357
1969, 2nd: 8vo, Hard Cover: VG, VG
Sturdy of the social and economic history of these monastic estates in Devon. 320pp. VG copy in slightly worn dw. X019913 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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29 The People's Progress a Study of the Facts of National Wealth and Some Answers to Socialists
Frank Ireson
John Murray

1910, 8vo, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original blue cloth with gilt titling, spine darkened and with some wear, 159pp, illustrated with diagrams X008610 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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30 National and Social Problems
Frederic Harrison
MACMILLAN & Co.

1908, 1st Edition: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, Very Good
Original cloth and dustwrapper, which is chipped along top edge with slight loss, 462pp. Internally very clean with tight binding. X010567 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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