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American Mercury September 1953 The Truth about Joe McCarthy

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The American Mercury: 1953

Seller ID: 006318


There are many articles the lead one of which is about McCarthy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Cuneiform Texts from Babylonian Tablets in the British Museum Part XLV (54 Plates)

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Trustees of the British Museum: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006981


Modest wear. There are three stamps for a community college. Binding is tight. View more info

The Owl January 1913 Corry High School (Vol II, No. 2)

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Corry, Pennsylvania, Corry High School: 1913

Seller ID: 017608


This thin pamphlet is profusely illustrated with photographs. It's in amazing condition considering its year. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The First Colonists Hakluyt's Voyages to North America

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 1986

Edition: First Folio Society edition

Seller ID: 019076


Introduction by A. L. Rowse. The binding is tan cloth with a design on the front cover. Slip case is also tan with the same design. The front cover has a narrow (1/8 wide) stain from top to bottom. View more info

Une heure au Père Lachaise

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Vermet:

Seller ID: 022556


Near fine paperback, very light shelf wear. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Days of Hope (Penguin Twentieth-Century Classics)

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Seller ID: 024622


Pictorial paperback. Great reading copy. Very light shelf wear, looks almost brand new. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Cromwell Papersculpture Book

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1970-08-01

Seller ID: 032993


Good pictorial paperback. Bottom right hand corner bumped (all pages affected) and tide marks on the front and back covers. Moderate shelf wear. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

King Philip's War Narratives

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Readex Microprint: 1966

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 033822


Part of the Great Americana Series. Facsimile of five rare 1670's pamphlets on the Indian Wars in New England. Tan leatherette boards with gilt lettering on spine and front cover. These facsimiles are the most affordable way to study, own and enjoy rare Americana. Leather spine label. No writing in the book. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

History of the Lincoln Homestead

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Springfield, IL, Frank Darneille: 1938

Seller ID: 034625


Pictorial paperback. Rear cover stain affecting tips of last 20 pages. 32pp. Illustrated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Russo-Japanese War No. 4 September 1904 (First Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Kinkodo Publishing Co.: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035155


This is Volume II, No.4, September 1904 issue. Paperback. Color frontispiece. Color folding maps. Many illustrations with tissue guards. Spine heavily worn with 3 inch piece missing at tail. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Russo-Japanese War No. 10 September 1905 (First Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Kinkodo Publishing Co.: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035158


This is Volume III, No. 10, September 1905 issue. Paperback. Color frontispiece. Color folding maps. Many illustrations with tissue guards. Most of spine gone. Rear cover missing. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Russo-Japanese War No. 7 March 1905 (First Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Kinkodo Publishing Co.: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035156


This is Volume III, No. 7, March 1905 issue. Paperback. Color frontispiece. Color folding maps. Many illustrations with tissue guards. Spine chipped at head & tail. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Russo-Japanese War No. 9 July 1905 (First Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Kinkodo Publishing Co.: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035157


This is Volume III, No. 9, July 1905 issue. Paperback. Color frontispiece. Color folding maps. Many illustrations with tissue guards. 40% of spine gone. Front cover just holding. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Henry VIII (First Edition)

By: A. F. Pollard

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Goupil & Co: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040868


Folio. Rebound by J. Desmonts, J. Macdonald Co., Norwalk, Conn. Leather spine label. Limited Edition #1075 of 1150 copies. Color frontispiece with printed tissue guard. Illustrations with printed tissue guards. 302pp. Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Intwood Story (First Edition)

By: A. J. Nixseaman

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Great Britian, Self-published: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031842


The story is centered around the Lords of the Manor, who successively resided in the Manor House. Paperback. Publisher's cloth spine. Gift inscription. Illustrated. Frontispiece. 164pp., (vii). Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Land and Literature of England: A Historical Account (First Edition)

By: Adams, Robert M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Co: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027318


Two toned cloth with gold lettering. Illustrated. Previous owner's library marks and signatures in several places. Minor underlining in pencil. Front hinge starting. xiii, 555pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Bookseller Image The Great Conversation: A Reader's Guide To Great Books Of The Western World (Hardcover)

By: Adler, Mortimer J. (Editor)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chicago, Encyclopaedia Britannica: 1992

Seller ID: 025156


Near fine black leather backed boards, hardcover in near fine pictorial dust jacket placed in a glossy Mylar sleeve. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A History of Olf Fort Berthold (Offprint)

By: Adrian R. Dunn

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Bismarck, ND, The State Historical Society of North Dakota: 1964

Edition: Offprint

Seller ID: 020539


Stapled booklet, 88pp., illustrated, no writing in the booklet, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Immense Majesty: A History of Rome and the Roman Empire

By: Africa, Thomas W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell: 1991-01-16

Seller ID: 021903


Near fine paperback. Former owner's name on the inside front cover. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Between the Rivers : The History of Ancient Mesopotamia (DVD and book)

By: Alexis Q. Castor

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Chantilly, VA, The Teaching Company: 2006

Seller ID: 038985


All cultures lie in the shadow of ancient Mesopotamia-the land between the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers that is now mostly encompassed by the borders of modern Iraq. In this fascinating series of 36 lectures, an award-winning teacher leads you on a vivid journey through Mesopotamian history-from Neolithic times to the age of Alexander the Great-and into the lives of mighty emperors, struggling farmers, ambitious merchants, and palace servants to reveal why this ancient cu... View more info

The Days of the Directoire

By: Alfred Allinson

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London / New York, John Lane / The Bodley Head: 1910

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020180


Coral cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine and front board. Top edge gilt. Photogravure frontispiece protected by tissue guard. Also includes 48 other plates. Covers show minimal soiling and have faded spine. Front interior hinge is cracked but binding is tight and square and boards are sturdy. Foxing to book edges and endpapers - minimally within the text. Contains previous owner's name stamp but no other writing or markings. A pleasing copy. Full refund if not sat... View more info

The Princes in the Tower

By: Alison Weir

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 1999

Edition: First Folio Society editon

Seller ID: 018069


Binding is black cloth with red and gilt design on the front and gilt lettering on the spine. Black slip case. 264 pages with index. End sheets show the genealogy of the Lancasters and the Yorks. Like new. View more info

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A New International History of the Spanish Civil War

By: Alpert, Michael

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Palgrave Macmillan: 2004

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 039326


Michael Alpert's study of the Spanish Civil War is dedicated to the international aspects of the conflict, and covers the whole era, setting the action in Spain against major events throughout the world of the 1930s. Since the first edition of this book new archival material has become available and this fully revised edition includes the latest research on the Spanish Civil War. This contextual approach to the Spanish Civil War offers insights into the study of this con... View more info

Pharaohs, Fellahs and Explorers (First Edition)

By: Amelia B. Edwards

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1891

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023474


Blue cloth with gold lettering, spine lettering faded but still legible, one small circular white mark on spine, frontispiece portrait with tissue guard, illustrated, xix, 325pp., index, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Great Courses: Renaissance, the Reformation, and the Rise of Nations Parts 1-4 (DVD and Book)

By: Andrew C. Fix

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chantilly, VA, The Teaching Company: 2005

Seller ID: 038987


Between 1348 and 1715, western Europe was fraught with turmoil, beset by the Black Plague, numerous and bitter religious wars, and frequent political revolutions and upheavals. Yet the Europe that emerged from this was vastly different from the Europe that entered it. By the start of the 18th century, Europe had been revitalized and reborn in a radical break with the past that would have untold ramifications for human civilization. This comprehensive series of 48 lecture... View more info

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History of the Ohio Federation of Women's Clubs for the first Thirty Years 1894-1924 with an Introductory Sketch of the General Federation of Women's Clubs (Signed by Author)

By: Annie Laws, Editor

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, The Ebbert & Richardson Co: 1926

Edition: Reprint Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 018821


Forest green cloth, black lettering, illustrated with portraits, Editor's signed note pinned to ffep dated July 1, 1926. there is no other writing in the book, binding tight, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Hundred Days: Napolean's Last Campaign from eye-witness accounts (First Edition)

By: Anthony Brett-James

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020208


Green and tan cloth, embossed seal on front cover, illustrated, jacket is not price-clipped, binding tight, No writing in the book - not even an owners name. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Africana (New Copy)

By: Appiah, Kwame Anthony; Gates, Henry Louis

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Civitas Books: 1999

Seller ID: 036681


New copy. Inspired by the dream of the late African American scholar W.E.B. Du Bois and assisted by an eminent advisory board, Harvard scholars Henry Louis Gates, Jr., and Kwame Anthony Appiah have created the first scholarly encyclopedia to take as its scope the entire history of Africa and the African Diaspora.Beautifully designed and richly illustrated with over a thousand images - maps, tables, charts, photographs, hundreds of them in full color - this single-volume ... View more info

Sketches of Ancient Roman Life

By: Aristide D. Tani

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Rome, Italy, The Roman Mail Office: 1914

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 021056


Original wraps, head and tail of spine split, pp 97-126. no writing in the booklet, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A History of Pemaquid

By: Arlita Dodge Parker

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Macdonald & Evans: 1925

Seller ID: 019153


Minimal foxing on first free end page.No writing in the book - not even an owners name.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

100 Years at Mackinac : A Centennial History of the Mackinac Island State Park Commission, 1895-1995 (Michigan)

By: Armour, David A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Mackinac State Historic Parks: 1996-01-01

Seller ID: 021975


Very Good hardcover in very good dust jacket. Dust jacket has light shelf wear. Former owner's name written in blue pen on the first free end page and his name and address in pen on the title page. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Mythology (The Ultimate Encyclopedia of)

By: Arthru Cotterell

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Hermes House: 2008

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 037162


The myths & legends of the ancient worlds from Greece, Rome & Egypt to the Norse & Celtic lands, through Persia, India, China & the Fat East with a comprehensive A to Z of the clkssic stories of gods & goddesses, heroes & mythical beasts wizards & warriors. Over 1000 color images. Large paperback. Illustrated. 512pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

England Under the Tudors (First Edition)

By: Arthur D. Innes

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029354


Innes was an Oxford scholar. Burgundy cloth with gold spine lettering. Folding chart frontispiece. Numerous color maps (folding). Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. No writing in the book. xix, 481pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Short History of Mexico (First Edition)

By: Arthur Howard Noll

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago, A. C. McClurg and Company: 1890

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036006


First Edition. Olive green cloth with gold spine lettering. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. There is no other writing in the book. Solid, tight copy. xi, 294pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Plutarch Lives 4 volumes

By: Arthur Hugh Clough, Editor

Price: $175.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2010

Edition: First Folio Society Edition

Seller ID: 017448


Red cloth, with decorative gilt lettering and design on spines and front boards, original slipcase in near fine condition. The text is each is bright, clean and unmarked. Full refund if not satisfied. Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. View more info

Fortune's Children (Easton Press)

By: Arthur T. Vanderbilt II

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Easton Press: 1993

Edition: Collector's Edition

Seller ID: 021373


Genuine leather binding with gilt decoration and gilt lettering. Hubbed spine. Gilt page edges. Decorative end sheets. Silk ribbon bookmark. 496pp. All page edges gilt. Easton's notes are laid in. View more info

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Aristocratic Life in Medieval France: The Romances of Jean Renart and Gerbert de Montreuil, 1190-1230

By: Baldwin, John W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Baltimore and London, Johns Hopkins University Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040353


Modern historians have generally approached the study of medieval society through chronicles, charters, and other documents composed in Latin by members of the clergy. Although these records may be satisfactory for studying the affairs of ecclesiastics, kings, and high barons, they are inadequate for assessing the major preoccupations of the aristocracyliving extravagantly, fighting, making love, entertaining, eating and dressing ostentatiously, and, generally, earning ... View more info

Talk That Talk Some More! on the Cutting Room Floor: On the Cutting Room Floor

By: Barnes, Marian E. [Editor]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Austin, TX, Eakin Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025879


Paperback, author's gift inscription on front free end-paper, there is no other writing in the book, xix, 375pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Egypt (Monuments of civilization)

By: Barocas, Claudio

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Madison Square Press: 1972

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 018564


No writing in the book - not even an owners name. binding tight, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Memoirs of the Secret Societies of the South of Italy, particularly the Carbonari (First Edition)

By: Baron Betholdi

Price: $600.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1821

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031672


The Italian author of the French manuscript first published this work in English because, "The continent is accustomed to receive the truth with less distrust when it proceeds from Great Britain."The manuscripts were transmitted to the translator in detached portions including the Declarations, Laws etc. of the Carbonari. One large folding lithograph of a meeting of the Carbonari, portraits (3), six folding documents in lithographic facsimile all present at rear... View more info

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One Time Fits All: The Campaigns for Global Uniformity

By: Bartky, Ian R.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Stanford, CA, Stanford University Press: 2007

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 038563


One Time Fits All provides the first full framework for understanding attributes of civil time, which is used throughout the world today. It focuses on three components of uniform time all linked to the prime meridian at Greenwich the International Date Line, the worldwide system of Standard Time zones, and Daylight Saving Time (Summer Time) tracing the story of their beginnings and eventual acceptance from original sources in Europe, Great Britain, Canada, and the Unite... View more info

Russia 1904-1924: The Revolutionary Years (A History in Documentary Photographs)

By: Baschet, Eric

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Swan: 1989

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 039265


White cloth. Duotone photographs throughout. First edition thus. Illustrated end-papers (maps). 279pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Magic & Tradition of Ancient Peru (First Edition)

By: Basel Arendse and others

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Lima, Peru, Peruvian Cultural Center and Museum of the Central Reserve Bank of Peru: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032024


Very scarce. Oblong paperback. 62pp. Written in English and Spanish. Illustrated. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Economic Development of Medieval Europe (First Edition)

By: Bautier, Robert-Henri

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, HBJ College & School Division: 1971

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 032151


The evolution of the trade, agriculture and industry that went into the making of modern Europe. First American Edition. Paperback. Profusely illustrated (158 illustrations; 23 in color). Date of purchase on front free end paper. 286pp., index. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Allegany Hellbender Tales (signed)

By: Beahan, Larry

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Coyote Publishing of WNY: 2003-05-12

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 017609


This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Patterns in History: A Christian View (First Edition)

By: Bebbington, D. W

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Downers Grove, IL, InterVarsity Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034220


The author discusses in detail: the cyclical view, the Christian view, the idea of progress, historicism and Marxism. Paperback. Near fine condition. xi, 211pp., index. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. There is no other writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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In Their Own Words: Practices of Quotation in Early Medieval History-Writing (New)

By: Beer, Jeanette

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037528


In Their Own Words examines early medieval history-writing through quotation practices in five works, each in some way the first of its kind. Nithards Historiae de dissensionibus filiorum Ludovici Pii is extraordinary for its quotation of vernacular oaths, the first recorded piece of French. The Gesta Francorum is the first eye-witness account of the First Crusade. Geoffrey of Villehardouins La Conquête de Constantinople, written by a leader and negotiator of the Fo... View more info

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This Infernal War: The Confederate Letters of Sgt. Edwin H. Fay

By: Bell Irvin Wiley, Editor

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Austin, University of Texas Press: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018863


Silver cloth, illustrated end-papers, frontispiece portrait, illustrated with portraits, binding tight, Jacket is not price-clipped. No writing in the book - not even an owners name. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Women of Classical Mythology: A Biographical Dictionary

By: Bell, Robert E.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: ABC-CLIO: 1991-06-30

Seller ID: 024396


Fine brown speckled cream colored backed boards, hardcover in fine green pictorial dust jacket. Dust jacket has been placed in a glossy Mylar jacket. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Century: One Hundred Years of Human Progress, Regression, Suffering and Hope

By: Bernard, Bruce

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Phaidon Press: 2002

Seller ID: 039371


Collects nearly one thousand photographs to present a comprehensive visual document of the twentieth century through the morning of September 11, 2001. Navy boards with white lettering. Profusely illustrated. No international shipping. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info