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Pugh, Martin

Bodley Head, 2008, Cloth, Book Condition: Very Good, Jacket Condition: Very Good. . . 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.
ISBN: 9780224076982
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Inventory #37307
Price: £ 7.50 GBP ($ 9.77 approx. - € 8.29 approx.)
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Flanders, Judith

Penguin Books, 2002, Paperback, Book Condition: Good, Jacket Condition: No d/j as Published. Reprint. . 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall.
ISBN: 0140284893
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Inventory #38124
Price: £ 5.00 GBP ($ 6.52 approx. - € 5.53 approx.)
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Girouard, Mark
192pp.
Century Hutchinson, 1987, Cloth, Book Condition: Very Good, Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. . 4to - over 9" - 12" tall.
ISBN: 0712616543
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Inventory #20872
Price: £ 9.50 GBP ($ 12.38 approx. - € 10.50 approx.)
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Dawes, Frank V.

Wayland Publishers, 1975, Cloth, Book Condition: Good, Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. . 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.
ISBN: 0853404410
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Inventory #30918
Price: £ 5.00 GBP ($ 6.52 approx. - € 5.53 approx.)
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Reaney, P. H.
N.B. Previous owners inscription to ffep. No Dust Jacket. Some light rubbing to head and tail of spine and corners of boards. Boards a little marked. Slight damage to front paste down where bookplate has been removed.
Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1966, Cloth, Book Condition: Good, Jacket Condition: No Jacket. Third Impression. . 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.
ISBN:
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Inventory #40429
Price: £ 10.00 GBP ($ 13.03 approx. - € 11.05 approx.)
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Sournia, Jean-Charles
It constitutes the first full-documented, cross-cultural account, published in English, of one major facet of the history of drinking: the story of alcohol abuse; and it examines that topic with all the skill one has come to expect from a leading French historian of medicine ...' `Professor Sournia's book expertly charts the interweaving of the history of drinking with the history of social reform and the history of medicine, to show the particular way in which the `problem of alcoholism' is a specifically modern formulation, though one showing few signs of resolving itself into a thing of the past.'From Jean Charles Sournia's conclusion, `An Acceptable Poison?': `Alcoholism, like smoking, has been greeted with varying degrees of disapproval. Countries in the West now recognize that prohibition is intolerable and impossible to enforce, but they also know that total licence threatens their very existence. Accordingly, they try to regulate alcohol, to tax and ration it, with varying degrees of provisional success. In this way, countries try to achieve a compromise between acceptable and dangerous levels of consumption. Unconsciously, the bias of ever-changing legislation ensures that a certain degree of tolerance prevails.
Basil Blackwell, 1990, Cloth, Book Condition: Very Good, Jacket Condition: Very Good. First English Edition. . 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.
ISBN: 0631160264
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Inventory #30608
Price: £ 25.00 GBP ($ 32.58 approx. - € 27.63 approx.)
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Pollock, Linda
Uses letters and selections from diaries and autobiographies to depict the parent-child relationship during the period between 1600 and 1900, and covers pregnancy, infancy, discipline, and education.
University Press of New England, 1987, Cloth, Book Condition: Fine, Jacket Condition: Fine. First Edition. . 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.
ISBN: 0874514193
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Inventory #30656
Price: £ 15.00 GBP ($ 19.55 approx. - € 16.58 approx.)
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David M. Friedman

Robert Hale Ltd, 2003, Paperback, Book Condition: Very Good, Jacket Condition: No d/j as Published. . . 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.
ISBN: 0709074751
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Inventory #42463
Price: £ 12.50 GBP ($ 16.29 approx. - € 13.81 approx.)
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Gammie, Alexander
N.B. No date. No D/J. Rubbing to head and tail of spine and corners of boards.
Pickering & Inglis Ltd., 0, Cloth, Book Condition: Good, Jacket Condition: No Jacket. First Edition. . 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.
ISBN:
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Inventory #40949
Price: £ 4.00 GBP ($ 5.21 approx. - € 4.42 approx.)
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Bath, Alan A.
N.B. Some slight marks to boards. 107pp.
Winston Churchill Memorial Trust, 1985, Cloth/Gilt, Book Condition: Very Good, Jacket Condition: No Jacket. First Edition. . 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.
ISBN: 0951002805
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Inventory #27986
Price: £ 7.50 GBP ($ 9.77 approx. - € 8.29 approx.)
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