Ewa Ledóchowicz - Książki według wydawnictwa
Academic and non-fiction books
Publishers’ Eastern and Central European Representative
Modern Political Papers
ISBN: PB: 9781851240487, Bodleian Library Publishing, January 1996
40 pp., 20x20 cm, 15 illus.
This is an illustrated introduction to the collections of political papers – the private papers of politicians, public servants, journalists and others active during the last 150 years – which constitute an essential source for the study of modern Br...
PB: £3,95
Wonderful Things from 400 Years Collecting The Bodleian Library 1602-2002
ISBN: PB: 9781851240777, Bodleian Library Publishing, September 2002
172 pp., 21x27.6 cm, 84 colour illus.
Taking its title from Howard Carter's famous description of his first glimpse of the treasures of Tutankhamun's tomb in 1922, this book offers a timeless portrait of highlights representing the range of the Bodleian Library's unique collections. The...
PB: £29,99
Napoleon and the Invasion of Britain
ISBN: PB: 9781851240814, Bodleian Library Publishing, June 2003
132 pp., 21x26.7 cm, 148 colour illus.
Chronicling the real fear of a Napoleonic invasion of Britain from 1798 to 1805, this book reconstructs Britain's political, social and military response, and tells the story of the forces dividing the nation in the 1790s, and the debates underlying...
PB: £15,00
Polonica From the Bodleian's Pre-1920 Catalogue
ISBN: PB: 9781851240296, Bodleian Library Publishing, January 2004
277 pp., 21x30 cm
This title includes books from the collection of J. A. Lukaszwicz (1799-1873), and other titles appearing under the label "Libri Polonici" n the Bodleian's pre-1920 holdings, totalling about 1600 items.
PB: £20,00
Instructions for American Servicemen in Britain, 1942 Reproduced from the Original Typescript, War Department, Washington, DC
ISBN: HB: 9781851240852, Bodleian Library Publishing, September 2004
48 pp., 10x14.8 cm
In 1942 the United States War Department distributed a handbook to American Servicemen advising them on the peculiarities of the "British, their country, and their ways". The guide was intended to lessen the culture shock for those embarking on their...
HB: £4,99
Chapter of Kings Exhibiting the Most Important Events in the English History
ISBN: HB: 9781851243204, Bodleian Library Publishing, October 2005
38 pp., 10.8x13.5 cm, 38 colour illus.
Henry Eighth from 1509 to 1547 – in his reign the Bible was translated into English – toward the end of his life he was extremely corpulent On 1 August 1818, the Napoleonic Wars had ended, and King George III was on his deathbed, but still two years...
HB: £4,99
Father Christmas ABC A Facsimile
ISBN: HB: 9781851243259, Bodleian Library Publishing, October 2005
24 pp., 11.8x14.3 cm
This very special picture book is an unusual and utterly enchanting ABC, entirely devoted to the theme of Christmas. Each image opens a window onto some form of festive celebration, from the lighting of the candles on the tree, to bell-ringing, ice s...
HB: £5,99
Instructions for British Servicemen in France, 1944
ISBN: HB: 9781851243358, Bodleian Library Publishing, October 2005
64 pp., 10x14.8 cm
In 1944 the British War Office distributed a handbook to British soldiers informing them what to expect and how to behave in a newly-liberated France. Containing candid descriptions of this war-ravaged society (widespread malnourishment, rampant tube...
HB: £4,99
MS. Junius 11 (Institutional Version) A Digital Facsimile of Oxford
ISBN: CD: 9781851243303, Bodleian Library Publishing, November 2005
Of the four major surviving manuscripts of Anglo-Saxon poetry, "MS Junius 11" is the only one which is illustrated. It contains four poems based on the Old Testament: Genesis A and B, Exodus, Daniel, and Christ and Satan. The Genesis stories are illu...
CD: £199,00
Queen Elizabeth's Book of Oxford Ms Bodley 13a, a Facsimile with Introduction and Translation
ISBN: HB: 9781851243150, Bodleian Library Publishing, January 2006
112 pp., 17.6x25 cm, 50 colour illus.
Among the many gifts presented to Queen Elizabeth during her week-long visit to Oxford in the summer of 1566, none is more remarkable than this manuscript history of the University illustrated with exceptionally fine drawings of its buildings. Though...
HB: £14,99