This is Real Life Sale

Featured in Great Britain

Browse in Great Britain

Browse in Europe

Narrow by...


Great Britain


City and County
Browse more titles in City and County

The Queen's House: A Social History of Buckingham Palace

Edna Healey

In this social history of Buckingham Palace, Edna Healey mines the royal archives to take the reader into its moonlit gardens, up the grand staircase, and inside its tapestried walls. Dr. Johnson again holds forth in the library, Queen Victoria encores... (read more)

Hanover to Victorian Period
Browse more titles in Hanover to Victorian Period

The Heir Apparent: A Life of Edward VII, the Playboy Prince

Jane Ridley

Jane Ridley is professor of history at Buckingham University in England, where she teaches a course on biography. Her previous biographies include The Young Disraeli and Edwin Lutyens, which won the prestigious Duff Cooper Prize. A Fellow of the Royal... (read more)

Browse more titles in Wales

A Writer's House in Wales

Jan Morris

Through an exploration of her country home in Wales, acclaimed travel writer Jan Morris discovers the heart of her fascinating country and what it means to be Welsh. Trefan Morys, Morris's home between the sea and mountains of the remote northwest corner... (read more)

Winston Churchill
Browse more titles in Winston Churchill

Young Titan: The Making of Winston Churchill

Michael Shelden

In modern memory, Winston Churchill remains the man with the cigar and the equanimity among the ruins. Few can remember that at the age of 40, he was considered washed up, his best days behind him. In Young Titan, historian Michael Shelden has produced... (read more)

Pre Tudor
Browse more titles in Pre Tudor

The Time Traveler's Guide to Medieval England: A Handbook for Visitors to the Fourteenth Century

Ian Mortimer

The past is a foreign country. This is your guidebook. A time machine has just transported you back into the fourteenth century. What do you see? How do you dress? How do you earn a living and how much are you paid? What sort of food will you be offered... (read more)

Nature Travel and Rural
Browse more titles in Nature Travel and Rural

Isolarion: A Different Oxford Journey

James Attlee

Through the centuries, people from all walks of life have heard the siren call of a pilgrimage, the lure to journey away from the familiar in search of understanding. But is a pilgrimage even possible these days for city-dwellers enmeshed in the... (read more)

Browse more titles in Scotland

Mary Queen of Scots

Antonia Fraser

By the author of Marie Antoinette She was the quintessential queen: statuesque, regal, dazzlingly beautiful. Her royal birth gave her claim to the thrones of two nations; her marriage to the young French dauphin promised to place a third glorious crown... (read more)

Sort by: Showing 1 thru 25 of 27,632.

  1. The Secret Rooms: A True Story of a... Used Trade Paper $8.95
  2. Thunderstruck
    Used Trade Paper $10.95
  3. Notes from a Small Island
    Used Trade Paper $7.95
  4. The Ghost Map: The Story of London's...
    Used Trade Paper $9.95
  5. The Keys to the Cottage: Stories... New Trade Paper $18.00
  6. Tudors the History of England Volume II Sale Trade Paper $12.98
  7. How the Irish Saved Civilization:...
    Used Trade Paper $7.95
  8. To Marry an English Lord Used Trade Paper $7.50
  9. Blood Sisters: The Women Behind the... Sale Trade Paper $8.98
  10. How to Be a Victorian: A... New Hardcover $29.95
  11. Commando: Winning World War II... Sale Trade Paper $7.98
  12. Seeing Further: The Story of... Used Trade Paper $13.50
  13. Shakespeares Local Sale Trade Paper $7.98
  14. The Greatest Knight: The Remarkable... New Hardcover $27.99
  15. Citizens of London: The Americans... Used Trade Paper $11.50
  16. A Fighting Chance
    Used Hardcover $19.50
  17. Blood Sisters: The True Story Behind... Sale Trade Paper $4.98
  18. Discoveries: King Arthur and the... Used Trade Paper $8.50
  19. The Churchill Factor: How One Man... New Hardcover $27.95
  20. Story of the Irish Race
    Used Hardcover $8.50
  21. The Battle for Singapore: The True... Used Trade Paper $9.95
  22. For All the Tea in China: How... Sale Trade Paper $7.98
  23. The Road to Wigan Pier Used Trade Paper $9.50
  24. Among the Thugs
    Used Trade Paper $9.95
  25. The Year 1000: What Life Was Like at...
    Used Trade Paper $8.50

1 3 4 5 ... 1,106 next»

  • back to top


Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at