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Trial of the Major Criminals Before the International Military Tribunal, Volume XXVIII
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Trial of the Major Criminals Before the International Military Tribunal, Volume XXVIII

By Multiple Authors

Nuremberg, Germany: International Military Tribunal, 1948. First edition. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 603 pages, illustrated with black and white plates. Official Text English Edition, Documents and Other Material in Evidence Numbers 1742-PS to 1849-PS. Documents are reproduced in the original language, except for Russian due to lack of editorial staff. Blue binding with gilt titles and scales of justice symbol on front cover, gilt titles on spine, blue top edge. Spine faded, gilt on spine faded but still readable, front cover gilt bright, some soiling of cover, light edge wear, bumping to corners and spine ends with a little fraying of bottom spine, front hinge a little weak, interior pages lightly tanned, binding otherwise tight.

$25.00

Trial of the Major War Criminals Before The International Military Tribunal, Volume XXX
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Trial of the Major War Criminals Before The International Military Tribunal, Volume XXX

By Multiple Authors

Nuremburg, Germany: International Military Tribunal, 1948. First edition. Hardcover. Fair/No jacket. 603 pages, illustrated with black and white plates. Official Text English Edition, Documents and Other Material in Evidence Numbers 1742-PS to 1849-PS. Documents are reproduced in the original language, except for Russian due to lack of editorial staff. Blue binding with gilt titles and scales of justice symbol on front cover, gilt titles on spine, blue top edge. Spine faded, gilt on spine faded but still readable, front cover gilt bright, some fading and spotting of cover with stains and scuffs, corners and spine ends bumped, cloth split at front spine edge, front hinge very weak, interior pages tanned, binding otherwise tight.

$20.00

Behind the Mirrors
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Behind the Mirrors

By Gilbert, Clinton Wallace

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1922. First edition. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 236 pages plus catalog, illustrated with black and white plates. By the author of "The Mirrors of Washington" and published anonymously. Twelve essays on Warren G. Harding and his presidency. Red cloth binding with black titles on spine. Cover faded at top, spotting, spine faded, some staining of back cover, discolorations and spotting of end papers, interior pages lightly tanned, frontispiece tissue foxed, binding tight.

$12.00

The Abolition Crusade and Its Consequences
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The Abolition Crusade and Its Consequences

By Herbert, Hilary A.

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1912. First edition. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 249 pages with index. A look at the Civil War and the following years in the South, from the viewpoint of a Southern Congressman. Dark green cloth binding with gilt titles on spine. Spotting and scuffing of cover, some edge wear, corners and spine ends bumped and a bit frayed, former owner's name and notations in pencil on front free end paper, interior pages lightly tanned, binding tight.

$25.00

Great Leaders and National Issues of 1896
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Great Leaders and National Issues of 1896

By Multiple Authors

Non-Partisan Bureau of Political Information, 1896. First edition. Hardcover. Fair/No jacket. 660 pages, illustrated with over 100 black and white plates. contains "the lives of the Republican and Democratic candidates for President and Vice-President, biographical sketches of the leading men of all parties, the story of famous campaigns of the past, history of political parties, lives of our former presidents, together with a full presentation of the live questions of the day, including the tariff, gold and silver, Cuba, Armenia, Venezuela, Monroe Doctrine, etc." Black and red decorations on gray cloth binding with black titles on front cover and spine. Cover very worn and faded, spotting, corners and spine ends bumped and frayed, hinges weak and showing a little webbing, first few pages a little loose with chip missing at top edge, interior pages tanned and a little stained, spotting of end papers, binding a bit shaken.

$15.00

All Fall Down
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All Fall Down

By Sick, Gary

New York: Random House, 1985. First edition, as stated. Hardcover. Very Good/good. 366 pages with index. The definitive story of the Iranian hostage crisis and the revolution that overthrew the Shah of Iran. half cloth over black boards with small blindstamped initials on front cover and bright gilt titles on spine. Cover has a little spotting, a little fading at top edge and bottom spine, minor bumping of corners and spine ends, interior pages bright, binding tight. Black dust jacket with multicolored titles on front cover and white titles on spine shows a little edge wear, spotting, crease and curl at top of front cover, small tears taped at bottom of spine, tanning of inner folds, not price clipped.

$12.00

The Celts
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The Celts

By Herm, Gerhard

New York: St. Martin's Press, 1977. Book of the Month Club. Hardcover. Very Good/good. 312 pages, indexed, illustrated with black and white photo sections. History of the development of the Northern European culture that rivaled Rome at its height, Celtic culture, mythology and art is considered the greatest achievement north of the Alps after the Ice Age. Quarter blue cloth over blue boards with gilt titles on spine. Cover shows very light wear and a little fading along top edge, minor bumping of corners and spine ends, light foxing of page edges, interior pages bright, owner's name on front free end paper, binding tight. Illustrated black dust jacket with blue and white titles has some edge wear, wrinkles and short tears at top of spine, heavy crease and 1 inch tear at bottom of front inner fold, light soiling and foxing in white areas, not clipped.

$12.00

The Mediterranean
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The Mediterranean

By Bonney, T. G., E. A. R. Ball, H. D. Traill, Grant Allen, Arthur Griffiths and Robert Brown

New York: James Pott and Company, 1902. Not stated. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 367 pages, illustrated with 17 tissue protected photogravures. Lovely book with chapter titles that sweep the reader away to past century Algiers, Malaga, Barcelona, Marseilles, Nice and more. Blue decorated cloth binding with heavy gilt titles and decoration on front cover and spine, gilt top edge, white riboon bookmark. Cover spotted, light edge wear with bumped corners and spine ends, interior pages lightly tanned, binding tight except for one or two loose plates, bookmark detached and a bit tattered and laid in.

$15.00

The West Indians
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The West Indians

By Cracknell, Basil E.

Kingston, Jamaica: Kingston Publishers Limited, 1974. Not stated. Hardcover. Good/good. 168 pages with index, illustrated with black and white photo plates. A look at the remarkably diverse culture of the West Indies. Gray cloth binding with gilt titles on spine. Some staining of cover, minor edge wear with a little bumping of corners and spine ends, end papers scuffed at edges, interior pages bright, binding tight, small stains on back end papers. White illustrated dust jacket with black and pink titles on front cover and spine is discolored along inside edges, a bit tanned, minor edge wear with small creases, small stain at spine, not clipped.

$10.00

The Politics of Upheaval
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The Politics of Upheaval

By Schlesinger, Arthur M., Jr.

New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1960. First edition, as stated. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 749 pages, with index. The third volume of The Age of Roosevelt, concentrating on 1935 and 1936 and the resistance that arose against the New Deal. Black cloth binding with red title block on spine and gilt titles, red top edge. Light spotting of cover, minor edge wear with a little bumping of corners and spine ends, some tanning of end papers, stain on front free end paper, interior pages bright, binding tight. Illustrated dust jacket with red and white titles on front cover and spine shows some edge wear, creases and chips along top edge with short tears, not price clipped.

$11.00

Aviation
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Aviation

By Blake, John

London: Triune Books, 1973. Not stated. Hardcover. Good +/good. Young, John. 144 pages with record tables, lavishly illustrated in color. A history of aviation from the flight of the Wright Brothers to the early 1970s. Light blue cloth binding with gilt titles on spine. Cover is in good condition with a little fading along edges, slight tain at leading edge of bottom corner, small stains at back cover bottom edge, minor bumping of spine ends and corners, mark which looks like it might be paint at top of spine, interior pages bright and clean, binding tight. White illustrated dust jacket shows some spotting and a little scrubbing,particularly at spine, short closed tear at top of front jacket , light edge creases, split along inner fold leading edge, not clipped.

$16.00

Mr. Lincoln's Admirals
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Mr. Lincoln's Admirals

By Macartney, Clarence Edward

New York: Funk & Wagnalls Company, 1956. First edition. Hardcover. Good +/good +. 335 pages with index, illustrated with black and white plates. One of the first books on the lives and accomplishments of the naval commanders of the Union. Blue cloth binding with gilt titles and decorations on spine. A little staining of cover, minor spotting, some edge wear, bumping of corners and spine ends, a little spotting of end papers, interior pages lightly tanned but clean, binding tight. Mylar covered blue illustrated dust jacket with white titles on front cover and spine shows some edge wear and scrubbing, light creases, darkening of back jacket cover and inner folds, stains showing on interior of jacket, pencil marks at top of front inner fold with stain, not price clipped.

$20.00

Border Memories
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Border Memories

By Carre, Walter Riddell; Edited by James Tait

Edinburgh: James Thin, South Bridge, 1876. Not stated. Hardcover. Fair/No jacket. 371 pages. An extensive collection of stories and information about families, dignitaries, and eminent inhabitants of Scotland. Appears that there may be some interesting genealogy. Green cloth binding with blindstamped Celtic cross design and borders on front and back covers and gilt titles and borders on spine, gilt top edge. Some edge wear to cover, spotting and scuffs, spine darkened but gilt still mostly bright, corners and spine ends bumped and frayed, hinges weak and showing webbing, former owner's name "Charles G. Kerr, May 5th, 1890" on front fixed end paper, spotting of end papers which are tanned, interior pages lightly tanned, a few pages loosened from binding but partly attached, binding shaken.

$12.00

Revolt in the Desert
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Revolt in the Desert

By Lawrence, T. E. (Thomas Edward Lawrence)

New York: George H. Doran Company, 1927. First edition. Hardcover. Good +/No jacket. 335 pages with index, illustrated with black and white plates and a fold-out map. A shortened version of Lawrence's major work, Seven Pillars of Wisdom, detailing his war experiences during the Arab Revolt. Brown cloth binding with turbaned figure in black on front cover and black titles on front cover and spine, rough cut page edges, pictoral end papers. Two-color map is attached at back of book and appears to be in good condition, less some edge tanning and light chipping at bottom edge due to misfold. Light edge wear, a little spotting of cover at spine, corners and spine ends bumped, former owner's name "Ada N. Dickerson" on front free end paper, interior pages tanning, short closed tear at bottom of title page near binding, binding tight.

$200.00

Culture and Political Crisis in Vienna
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Culture and Political Crisis in Vienna

By Boyer, John W.

Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 1995. First edition. Hardcover. Good +/very good. 702 pages with index. A sequel to the author's previous book about Imperial Vienna that follows the history of the Christian Social movement from the rise to power of founder Karl Lueger through its role in politics during the First World War. Black cloth binding with silver titles on spine. A little spotting, light stain on back board, which is a bit warped, minimal edge wear, corners and spine ends bumped, interior pages bright with a few ink notations and some underlining, binding tight. Red dust jacket with white and black titles on front cover and spine shows a little edge wear, minor creases, colors bright, not clipped.

$40.00

Rand, McNally and Co.'s A Week at the Fair
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Rand, McNally and Co.'s A Week at the Fair

By Multiple Authors

Chicago: Rand, McNally & Co., 1893. First edition. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 268 pages, illustrated with advertisements, maps, plans and numerous black and white images and plates. A wonderful look at the World's Fair of 1893 in Chicago. Red leatherette binding with gilt titles on front cover and spine, brown end papers. Some spotting of cover, edge wear, scrubbing, corners and spine ends bumped, inscription and former owner's name "Sue Sheetz, Keyser, W.Va." on front free end paper in pencil, short tear in front free end paper and first page, interior pages a little tanned, binding tight.

$150.00

The Road Is Yours
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The Road Is Yours

By Cleveland, Reginald M. And S. T. Williamson

New York: The Greystone Press, 1951. Not stated. Hardcover. Good +/good. 304 pages, indexed and illustrated with many black and white photographs. The history of the automobile, from the early horseless buggy to the modern car of the early 1950's, with a prediction of how the industry would continue. Bright green cloth with antique car imprinted in black on front cover and black titles on spine. Minor edge wear to cover, lettering bright, corners and spine ends a little bumped, interior pages bright and clean with a little tanning to end papers, binding tight. Black illustrated jacket with white and yellow titles on front cover and spine is chipped at top edge of front cover and at spine ends, wrinkled and worn a little along edges, some creasing, mostly at back cover, small closed tear at top edge of back cover and a few chips along leading edge and spine edge of front and back covers, $3.75 price not clipped.

$15.00

Air Transportation
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Air Transportation

By Kane, Robert M. And Allan D. Vose

Dubuque, Iowa: William C. Brown Book Company, 1967. Not stated. Vintage paperback. Good/No jacket. 241 pages, illustrated with black and white photographs, maps and charts. A history of aviation in America, with emphasis on regulatory agencies and laws. Blue wraps with black titles and jet illustration on front cover, black titles on spine. Some edge wear to cover, reading crease near spine, spine browned, stain on front cover near spine, some chipping to cover, corners bent, interior pages clean and bright with a little ink underlining, former owner's name on half-title with old price stamp.

$20.00

Historical and Topographical Guide to Valley Forge
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Historical and Topographical Guide to Valley Forge

By Burk, W. Herbert

North Wales, Pennsylvania: Norman B. Nuss, 1920. Fifth Edition. Hardcover. Good +/No jacket. 223 pages, illustrated with black and white photos and plates, plus a fold-out map bound in front. An early travel guid connecting the personalities of the men of the American Revolution to existing artifacts at Valley Forge. Blue cloth binding with white titles on front cover. Some spotting of cover, a little edge wear, corners and spine ends a little bumped, former owner's name on front fixed end paper, interior pages lighly tanned, binding tight, small spots on map at binding edge.

$25.00

Napoleon's Marshals
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Napoleon's Marshals

By Chandler, David G. Editor

New York: Macmillan Publishing Company, 1987. Second printing. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. 560 pages with index, illustrated with black and white images and maps. Twenty-six chapter biographies of the men two fought with Napoleon from the beginning of his career to the end. White boards with burgundy spine, gilt titles on spine, burgundy end papers. Minor shelf wear to cover with a little discoloration at edges, minor bump in spine, very light bumping of corners and spine ends, author inscription and signature on title page, interior pages bright, binding tight. Illustrated jacket with yellow and white titles on front cover and spine shows minor edge wear with a little curling at edges, a little spotting, light crease in front cover of jacket, not price clipped.

$40.00

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