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New York: Pantheon, 2002. Sparsely illustrated in black & white. 438pp. 8vo, two-toned boards, d.w. New York: Pantheon Books, (2002). A fine copy in a near fine dust wrapper. The story of Britain's pursuit of empire and how its soldiers and civilians were held captive by the dream of global supremacy, 1600-1850.
London: Longmans, 1911. Two volumes. Frontis in each volume, illustrated, folding map at rear of volume I. xi + 494pp. and vii + 440pp., thick 8vo, blue cloth with gilt-lettering on spine and armorial decoration front cover; end papers browned with neat ownership signature, covers rubbed and scuffed with some bumping to corners. Longmans, Greenman and Co., 1911. Overall a very good copy.
London: Christian Knowledge, 1917. 20 plates. xvi + 319pp., 4to, brown cloth with gilt lettering and front cover decoration, pages uncut, tipped in endpaper with neat inscription, bookplate of Phil Lindsay; some minor scuffing and wear to covers. London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1917. First edition. A very good copy.
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1982. Illustrated in color and black and white. 278 pages, small 4to, burgundy cloth, dust wrapper. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1982. A fine copy in a near fine dust wrapper. The "...first book to chart the development of the terraced house from the later Georgian period through Regency splendor to Victorian and Edwardian times."
London: Batsford, 1938. Four volumes. Hundreds of illustrations, including many full-page color plates. 8vo, pale blue cloth with pictorial covers. London: B. T. Batsford, (mixed set published between 1933 & 1938). A very good(+) set. Volume I: 1066-1499; Volume II: 1500-1799; Volume III: 1733-1851; Volume IV: 1851-1934.