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Booksellers since 1980 we offer a professional service supplying second-hand, new, academic and antiquarian books on the Humanities and Social Sciences and other subjects.

Fireside Bookshop is based in Littlehampton in West Sussex. We are open 5 Days a week from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Closed Wednesday and Sunday. For out of hours enquiries please email [email protected] or phone 07815500772. An ever increasing selection of our stock of antiquarian, academic and secondhand books is listed on our online store The Humanities Bookstore with full search facilities and secure online purchasing. We are always interested in buying books in our specialist fields and quality books in all subject areas, and can travel to view anywher

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The Byrom Collection

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Fine in Fine jacket. Size: 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall; Type: Book The study of the 516 drawings which make up the Byrom collection, once the prized possession of an 18th century secret society, include plans for the original Globe Theatre, the Rose and five other Elizabethan playhouses, designs for medieval Templar churches, early precision instruments and even a hidden mystical numerology in the layout of Westminster Abbey. In all a remarkable insight into the emergence of science from its ...

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Santa Fe: a Modern History, 1880-1990 used book

Santa Fe: a Modern History, 1880-1990

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$23.04

Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: University of New Mexico Press
Date published: 2001-08-01
ISBN-13: 9780826323316
ISBN: 0826323316

Description: Like New. Of interest to specialists in the fields of sociology, western and urban history, ethnic studies, political science and pluralistic social relations. From 1880, when the railroad reached Santa Fe, to the early 1990s, the city was transformed from a territorial outpost to a modern community. This book focuses on what changes over the past 110 years have meant to the city's inhabitants. The result is a readable, captivating social history centred on the essence of Santa Fe--the lives ... Read More

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American Cities: a Bibliography Volume II used book

American Cities: a Bibliography Volume II

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$33.47

Edition: UK edition
Binding: Paperback
Publisher: Nova Science Pub Inc
Date published: 2001-10-09
ISBN-13: 9781560729617
ISBN: 1560729619

Description: Like New. Covers Baltimore, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami. Author Index and Title Index.362pp. Read More

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Book: Fine/Like New

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Caring for the Scottish Home used book

Caring for the Scottish Home

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$23.04

Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Natl Museums of Scotland
Date published: 2002-04-12
ISBN-13: 9781901663624
ISBN: 1901663620

Description: Very Good. Examines the history, design and function of various Scottish homes, their cultural context within the country's heritage and how they should be cared for.128pp. Read More

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Book: Very Good

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Problems of Condensed Matter Physics (Contemporary Fundamental Physics) used book

Problems of Condensed Matter Physics (Contemporary Fundamental Physics)

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$107.81

Edition: UK edition
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Nova Science Pub Inc
Date published: 2001-01-24
ISBN-13: 9781560728894
ISBN: 1560728892

Description: Very Good. This text contains eight works on some contemporary problems of condensed matter physics, contributed by researchers from Argentina, Cuba, Mexico, Spain, Germany and the U.S. The topics include the spectrum of quasiregular heterostructures; tailoring empirical tight-binding models for semiconductor. 252pp. Read More

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Bright Splinters of the Mind: a Personal Story of Research With Autistic Savants used book

Bright Splinters of the Mind: a Personal Story of Research With Autistic Savants

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$23.04

Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Date published: 2001-04-15
ISBN-13: 9781853029318
ISBN: 1853029319

Description: Very Good. Not only a thorough exploration of autistic gifts, also a book which reaches radical conclusions on the very nature of talent and its relationship to intelligence. Slight dent to right hand edge of front board, and to right hand edge of spine, d/j similarly slightly dented.188pp. Read More

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Book: Very Good

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Crusoe's Footprints: Cultural Studies in Britain and America (Primary Socialization, Language and) used book

Crusoe's Footprints: Cultural Studies in Britain and America (Primary Socialization, Language and)

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$16.52

Binding: Paperback
Publisher: Routledge
Date published: 1990-06-27
ISBN-13: 9780415902847
ISBN: 0415902843

Description: Good. An introduction to the field of cultural studies, which charts the subject's development in both Britain and the USA. The text investigates the establishment of cultural history, and examines the contribution of structuralism, deconstruction, psychoanalysis, phenomenology and critical theory. Slightly twisted.212pp. Read More

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Clarence Thomas: a Biography used book

Clarence Thomas: a Biography

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$19.78

Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Encounter Books
Date published: 2001-11-25
ISBN-13: 9781893554368
ISBN: 1893554368

Description: Very Good. In this unauthorised biography, the most authoritative ever written about the controversial Supreme Court Justice, Andrew Peyton Thomas (no relation) explores Clarence Thomas' remarkable rise from a childhood of poverty in segregated Georgia to the nation's highest court. In his attempt to understand what drives the elusive and sometimes enigmatic Justice, the author located and conducted the first-ever interview with Clarence Thomas' father, as well as interviews with his mother, ... Read More

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Twentieth Century Indian Sculpture: the Last Two Decades used book

Twentieth Century Indian Sculpture: the Last Two Decades

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$36.08

Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Marg Foundation
Date published: 2002-03-10
ISBN-13: 9788185026497
ISBN: 8185026491

Description: Very Good. The most significant trends, tendencies and breakthroughs in the use of the sculptural medium are analysed in this volume along with a sampling of the works of individual artists. The first section has essays by young Indian art historians, critics and theorists on trends in mainstream sculpture of the 1980's and '90's. Section II critically reviews the notion of mainstream 'avant garde' in the Indian context. In the final section this volume features a photographc portfolio of the ... Read More

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The Best Plays of 2000-2001: the Otis Guernsey/Burns Mantle Theatre Yearbook used book

The Best Plays of 2000-2001: the Otis Guernsey/Burns Mantle Theatre Yearbook

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$19.78

Edition: Revised edition
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Limelight Editions
Date published: 2002-03-01
ISBN-13: 9780879109684
ISBN: 0879109688

Description: Very Good. 82nd Edition. Featuring essays on the year's 10 best plays. Corner of front board slightly bumped.444pp. Read More

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Book: Very Good

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