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81 UNSTEAD, R. J. Looking At History: Tudors And Stuarts, Book 3.
A & C Black LTD, London: 1951. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. The dustjacket is worn and torn. 

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82 WARNER, OLIVER. Trafalgar.
B. T. Batsford LTD, London: 1959. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Covers are bent. 

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83 WEIR, ALISON. Mary, Queen Of Scots, And The Murder Of Lord Darnley.
Ballantine Books, New York: 2003. 034543658X / 9780345436580 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Investigates one of Britain's notorious unsolved mysteries: themurder of Lord Darnley, second husband of Mary, Queen of Scots. After exhaustive reexamination and reevaluation of the source material, Alison Weir has come up with a solution to this enduring mystery that can be substantiated by contemporary evidence, andin the process has shattered many of the misconceptions about Mary, Queen of Scots. Includes an Index. 
Price: 13.02 USD
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84 WEST, ANTHONY; SPIER, PETER (ILLUSTRATIONS). Elizabethan England.
The Odyssey Press, New York: 1965. The Odyssey Library Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Elizabeth's England was a small country with no more than four and a half million people, and it was easy for the Queen to keep up an almost personal relationship with her subjects. She was, in fact, forced to do so because, although she had the final voice in all decisions on matters of state, she had no standing army and no paid bureaucracy to enforce and carry out her commands, Includes an Index. 
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85 WHITE, BEATRICE. Cast Of Ravens: The Strange Case Of Sir Thomas Overbury.
George Braziller, New York: 1967. First American Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Small tear at bottom of spine in dustjacket and also in book itself. 
This "strong and bitter tale" of lust, ambition and painful death is a fascinating unravelling of one of the greatest scandals in England of the early seventeenth century, which resulted in a series of sensational trials involving the highest circles in the court of KIng James. Includes an Index. 
Price: 10.64 USD
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86 WHITE, COLIN (EDITOR). The Nelson Companion.
Quadrillion Publishing: 1997 1858337658 / 9781858337654 Bramley Books Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand New Book. 
A comprehensive overview by the world's leading Vice-Admiral Horatio, Lord Nelson scholars of all aspects of his story. Contains Index and numerous photos and illustrations. 
Price: 9.31 USD
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87 WILLIAMS, E. N. (COMPILER & INTRODUCTION). The Eighteenth Century Constitution: 1688 - 1815, Documents And Commentary.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge: 1960. 0521091233 / 9780521091237 1977 reprint. s Softcoover. Good condition. 
A selection of documents that attempts to give an idea of eighteenth-century institutions as they are seen by historians today. Includes an Index. 
Price: 16.89 USD
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88 WILLIAMS, NEVILLE. Henry Viii And His Court.
The Macmillan Company, New York: 1971. First American Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
By the sixteenth century, kingship in England had reached a pinnacle of power and authority. But Henry VIII was more than absolute politcal head of state; he became supreme head of the Church and therefore the spiritual as well as temporal ruler. This situation was mirrored in the royal court. Henry VIII, as immortalized by the portrait painter Hans Holbein, was the colossus of English history, a Renaissance prince ruling in the image of God, dominating a court of unsurpassed brilliance. Includes 48 pages of color plates and an Index. 
Price: 7.41 USD
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89 WILSON, DEREK. The King And The Gentleman: Charles Stuart And Oliver Cromwell 1599 - 1649.
St. Martin's Press, New York: 1999. 0312244053 / 9780312244057 First U.S. Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Details the parallel lives of a foreign-born aesthete-prince and a down-to-earth country squire. The passions they aroused and the conflict they unleashed would forever change the face of a nation. Includes an Index. 
Price: 14.44 USD
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90 WOOD, ANTHONY. Nineteenth Century Britain 1815-1914.
David McKay Co., New York: 1966. Sixth printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Serves as an introduction to the history of Great Britain in the nineteenth century. The book presents history essentially as a story, yet preserves the balance between the many striking personalities in which the period is so rich and the social and political background against which they played their various parts. Includes an Index. 
Price: 9.26 USD
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91 WOOD, WILLIAM; JOHNSON, ALLEN ( EDITOR) Elizabethan Sea-dogs: A Chronicle Of Drake And His Companions.
Yale University Press. New Haven and London: 1921. Illustrated h Hardcover with dustjacket Very good condition considering its age. Dustjacket has a 1/4 inch hole at the spine and other rips along its edge. 

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