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Best Of British

Best Of British

 

Patriotic and quintessentially British titles.

Our beautiful country's history, nature, countryside, music, food, old nostlagic photos or great artisits may be celebrated here.

Being honoured with a Royal Warrant for Bookselling from HRH The Duke of Edinburgh in 2011 until 2020, Bibliophile is unashamedly patriotic!


AN EDINBURGH CHRISTMAS DVD
ST. MARY'S CATHEDRAL CHOIR    Book Number: 70907
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Once in Royal David's City, In the Bleak Mid-winter, Adam Lay Ybounden, Of the Father's Heart Begotten, Nativity Carol, Ding Dong! Merrily on High, Noel Nouvelet and It Came Upon a Midnight Clear p...

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HER MAJESTY: A ROYAL EDITION A
Christopher Warwick    Book Number: 73173
Bibliophile price: £550.00
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Her Majesty the Queen, Royal Edition by Vivienne Westwood is limited to 500 copies with special cover and clamshell case designed by British fashion legend Vivienne Westwood. Comes with the number...
MATTER OF TASTE: A History of Wine Drinking in Britain
JON HURLEY    Book Number: 76615
Published price: £20
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With the intensity of a mighty Barolo and the sparkle of vintage Bollinger Hurley lovingly brings his subject to life, using a wealth of colour and b/w illus. of labels, photos, cartoons, engraving...

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PRINCE PHILIP
PHILIP EADE    Book Number: 77825
Published price: $28
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Sub-titled 'The Turbulent Early Life of The Man Who Married Queen Elizabeth II', this Sunday Times bestseller is as suspenseful as any thriller. Married for more than 60 years to the most enduring...

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FATEFUL YEAR: ENGLAND 1914
MARK BOSTRIDGE    Book Number: 79159
Published price: £25
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One minute the British people were enjoying the sunny August bank holiday, the next, or so it seemed, they were plunged into war with Germany. This is the story of the year of contrast. Already 191...
ROYAL OVER-SEAS LEAGUE
ADELE SMITH    Book Number: 80091
Published price: £10.99
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One of Evelyn Wrench's most significant early achievements was securing the patronage of the King for the newly established Over-Seas Club which has continued under every subsequent monarch. Tradi...
DICK WHITTINGTON
CLARE GIFFORD    Book Number: 80255
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Turn again, Whittington, thrice Lord Mayor of London! The legend of Dick Whittington who rose from poor beginnings to wealth and power thanks to a very clever cat, is one of the great stories of Lo...
BEACON FOR CHANGE: How the 1951 Festival of Britain
BARRY TURNER    Book Number: 81041
Published price: £16.99
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Sub-titled 'How the 1951 Festival of Britain Shaped the Modern Age', London's South Bank was not always a hub of cultural activity. After the war a visitor would have found no concert halls, theat...

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THE BRITISH: A Genetic Journey
ALISTAIR MOFFAT    Book Number: 81116
Published price: £17.99
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The last Ice Age erased any trace of more ancient inhabitants and the ancestors of everyone that now lives in Britain came here after the glaciers retreated and the land greened once more. In an e...

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MAD DOGS AND ENGLISHMEN ...Go Out in the Midday Sun
IAN COLLIS    Book Number: 81079
Published price: £12.99
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Written by a leading authority on sports history and statistics, the author has one of the largest collections of memorabilia and sporting photographs and here presents some of his very best on the...