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Biblio is proud to offer a wide collection of rare British history books. For those who love British history, there are many rare and antique British history books to choose from in our rare antiquarian book collection. British history is a popular subject, and there is a large variety or rare and antique books to choose from in the rare British history books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room. Browse our selection to find some truly wonderful examples of rare British history books.



The Life Of Queen Victoria And The Story Of Her Reign by Scull, W.E

RARE. By Charles Morris, L.L.D. Publisher Unstated. Copyright page states: "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1901, by S.E. Scull, in the office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington. All Rights Reserved". Complete title: The Life Of ...

From Mary Riversong

$324.95


The History of England, (2 vols), with the Continuation from the Revolution to the Accession of King George II, Summary and Lists, (2 vols) by Mr. Rapin de Thoyras, N. Tindal

Published by James, John & Paul Knapton, The Crown Inn, Ludgate-Street near the West End of St. Paul’s, 1732. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. The History of England. Written in French by Mr. Rapin de Thoyras. Transla...

From Bailgate Books Ltd

£1,274.70


Monasticon Anglicanum by Dugdale, Sir William

3 volumes, folio, contemporary leather, modern rebacking in leather, new endsheets, illustrated with engraved pre title, some text illustrations and 108 plates many folding, [40], 1151; 3, [14], 2, 1057; [6], 378, 218, [379-392 first index in volume 3] pp...

From Nicholas D. Riccio Rare Books & Prints

$4,500.00


The History of England from the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the Accession of Henry VII (with) The History of England, Under the House of Tudor. Comprehending the Reigns of K. Henry VII. K. Henry VIII, K. Edward Vi. Q. Mary, and Q. Elizabeth. [4 volumes) by Hume, David

London (1759, 1762): K. Millar, 1759. First Editions . Original Full Leather. Very Good. 10 1/2" Tall. Viii, 424 (Errata At Bottom Of Final Page), With Half-Title And Preliminary And Final Blanks. Viii, 446, With Errata On (447), Preliminary Blank,...

From Arroyo Seco Books

$800.00


THE SPECTATOR by Addison Joseph

London: J& R Tonson and S Draper, 1747. First edition. Full-Leather. Very Good. Hardcover Publisher: 1747 Printed for J& R Tonson and S Draper, London, 1747 A small book, as was usual in those days, convenient for a man to keep in a pocket. This...

From The Last Word

$700.00


The Art of the Conquistadors [Graham Greene's copy] by Cali, Francois; photographs by Claude Arthaud and Francois Hebert-Stevens

London: Thames and Hudson, 1961. Very good/very good. Graham Greene's copy with his signature on the front free endpaper. Very good with some wear to edges and minor loss to dustwrapper....

From Nelson Rare Books, IOBA/PBFA

$300.00


The Druidical Temples of the County of Wilts by Duke, Rev. E

First edition. John Russell Smith. London. W. B. Brodie. Salisbury. 12mo. viii, 203pp. Folding map frontis., folding astronomical plan, folding plan of Avebury. Half morocco, spine in six compartments, with gilt double fillet compartments, embellishment a...

From Paul Haynes Rare Books

£200.00


Sphere of Gentry by Morgan, Sylvanus

Not Given. Good. 1661. Hardcover. Rebound copy of original four books, with some missing components. The portrait of King Charles I noted in other copies is missing. A previous (early) bookseller noted "Imperfections", including missing "...

From Range & River Books

$920.00


THE BARONAGE OF SCOTLAND OR AN ACCOUNT OF THE GENTRY.... by DOUGLAS SIR ROBERT:

EDINBURGH, BELL AND BRADFUTE, 1798 (?). THE TITLE PAGE OF THIS BOOK IS MISSING SO I CANNOT VOUCH FOR THE PUBLISHER OR THE DATE, BUT THE FIRST EDITION WAS PRODUCED IN EDINBURGH BY BELL AND BRADFUTE IN 1798. LARGE FOLIO (28 BY 42 CM), LATER REBINDING IN ...

From Hawkridge Books

£600.00


Madras: The Architectural Heritage (An INTACH Guide) by K. Kalpana, Frank Schiffer

Chennai, India: Indian National Trust For Art And Cultural Heritage, Tamil Nadu Chapter, 2003. Trade Paperback. First edition (stated). Slight bump at top of spine, otherwise pristine inside and out. Not from a library. Not remainder mark. Not clipped. 34...

From Books of the World

$142.00


Boscobel: or The compleat history of His sacred Majesties most miraculous preservation after the Battle of Worcester, 3 Sept. 1651. Introduced by an exact relation of that battle; and illustrated with a map of the city.[Bound with:] Claustrum regale reseratum or The Kings concealment at Trent. by Blount, Thomas, (1618-1679); Wyndham, Anne

London: London: printed by M. Clark, and to be sold by H. Brome and C. Harper, at their shops in S. Pauls Churchyard and Fleetstreet., 1680. 3rd Edition . Full leather. Near Fine. Hove, Frederick Hendrick van. Octavo; [8], 81, [7], 90 pp.; portrait fron...

From Lyppard Books

£695.00


An Historical Account of all Taxes, Under what Denomination soever; from the Conquest to the Death of George the First. by STEVENS, Captain John

London: Printed for John Wilcox, at Virgil's Head against the New Church in the Strand, 1733. Leather Bound. Very Good. The Second EDITION, to which is added, a Table of the principal Transactions in each King's reign. 8vo. pp. xxxi, (1), 374,...

From tinyBook

£108.00


A History of the English-Speaking Peoples, Publisher's Presentation set of the first U.S. edition by Winston S. Churchill

New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1956. 1st Edition. Hardcover. This is a full publisher's presentation set of the U.S. first edition of Churchill's sweeping history and last great work. The first draft of A History of the English-Speaking Peop...

From Churchill Book Collector

$630.00


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