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A HISTORY OF SICILY - ANCIENT SICILY TO THE ARAB CONQUEST

by M.I. Finley

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Published
1968
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Very Good +
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First edition
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New York: Viking Press, 1968. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +. 5 1/2 x 9 inches. xv, 226 pages. Condition is Very Good+, previous owner's name on ffep, otherwise very clean, binding tight. Hist. RGR
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New York & London: Longmans, Green and Co./ Edward Arnold & Co., 1948. Hardcover. Very Good. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches. 328 pages. Condition is Very Good, frontis page is detached but present, text and illustrations are very clean and unmarked. Hist. RGR
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image of DOKUMENTE EUROPAISCHER LEISTUNG IN DEN HEIMATGEBIETEN DER DEUTSCHEN VERTRIEBENEN/ EUROPEAN ACHIEVEMENTS IN THE HOMELANDS OF THE GERMAN EXPELLEES/ REALISATIONS EUROPEENNES DANS LES REGIONS NATALES DES EXPULSES ALLEMANDS/ DOCUMENTOS DE LABOR EUROPEA EN LOS PAISES NATALE DE LOS EXPLULSADOS

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Kitzingen/ Main: Holzner Verlag, 1954. First edition. Paperback. Very Good +/very good. 7 x 9 1/2 inches. viii, 60 B&W paltes and 24 pages of photo descriptions. Text in German, English, French & Spanish. Wraps over cardboard covers , as issued. Condition of the book is Very Good+, very clean and unmarked. Dust jacket is Very Good, small… Read more
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HISTORICAL MEMORIALS OF WESTMINSTER ABBEY

by Arthur Penrhyn Stanley

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Published
1869
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Very Good
Edition
third, revised
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London: John Murray, 1869. third, revised. Hardcover. Very Good. 6 x 9 in. Half brown morocco with raised spine bands and gilt decoration. Silt upper edge. Condition is VERY GOOD ; edges worn, leather has some scuffs. Joints solid. Slight loss to spine tail. Binding tight and gtext bright and unmarked. Hist. RGR.
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NAPOLEON, COMPRISING : THE LIFE OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTE, MEMOIRS OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTE, AND MEMOIRS OF MADAME JUNOT (16 VOL. SET - COMPLETE)

by William Hazlitt, Madame Junot (la Duchesse d'Abrantes) and Louis Antoine Fauvelet de Bourrienne

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Published
1896
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Edition Definitive
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Paris/Boston: The Napoleon Society, 1896. Edition Definitive. Hardcover. Very Good. 6 x 9 in. Full crushed green morocco with gilt rules, five raised spine bands, gilt spine titles with a Napoleonic N inside a wreath, Gilt inner dentelle, Gilt top edge. No. 4 of 25 copies of the Edition Definitive. The edition has double frontis' and plates, i.e.,… Read more
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Plotting Hitler's Death: The Story of German Resistance

by Joachim Fest, translated by Bruce Little

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Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First printing
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9780805042139
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New York: Metropolitan Books/ Henry Holt, 1996. First printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good. 6 1/2 x 9 1/4 inches. ix, 419 pages. Stated first American edition with complete number line on copyright page (first printing). Condition of the book is Near Fine; Looks new on all points. Dust jacket is Very Good; very light surface wear. STK
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A Past in Hiding Memory and Survival in Nazi Germany

by Mark Roseman

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Published
2001
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Near Fine
Edition
First printing
ISBN
9780805063264
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New York: Metropolitan Books/ Henry Holt, 2001. First printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good +. 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches. xiii, 491 pages. First printing with complete number line on copyright page. Condition of the book is Near Fine; Looks new on all points. Dust jacket is Very Good+; Very light surface wear. STK
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HISTORY OF THE RISE AND INFLUENCE OF THE SPIRIT OF RATIONALISM IN EUROPE (2 VOL. SET - COMPLETE)

by William Edward Hartpole Lecky

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Published
1870
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Very Good
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London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1870. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. 5 x 7 in. Full treed calf with gilt borders, spines have raised bands, two labels and rich gilt decoration. Edges and endpapers marbled to match. Condition is VERY GOOD ; front hinge of Vol. 1 is tender. Minor edge wear, bands a bit worn, labels all good.… Read more
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A HISTORY OF IRELAND IN THE LIVES OF IRISHMEN (6 VOL. SET - COMPLETE)

by James Willis

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Published
c. 1847
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Very Good +
Edition
Second edition
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London and Edinburgh/New York: A. Fullarton &Co./Fullarton, MacNab & Co., c. 1847. Second edition. Hardcover. Very Good +. 8vo. 5 1/2 x 9 in. Half brown calf with marbled paper, spines with 5 raised bands and gilt decoration, red labels. Edges and endpapers marbled. Frontis with tissue guard in each. Condidition of all is VERY GOOD+ ; leather… Read more
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REPORT OF THE SPECIAL COMMITTEE ON THE PROBLEM OF HUNGARY - UNITED NATIONS

by U.N. Special Committee on the Problem of Hungary

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Published
1957
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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New York: United Nations [U.N.]/ International Documents Service, Columbia University Press, 1957. First edition. Paperback. Very Good/very good. 8 1/2 x 11 inches. viii, 148 pages + 2 fold-out maps at rear. General Assembly. Official Records: Eleventh Session, Supplement No. 18 (A/3592). Condition of the book is Very Good; Exterior excellent, text and maps are very clean. Dust… Read more
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Art As History - Episodes in the Culture and Politics of Nineteenth-Century Germany

by Peter Paret

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Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second printing
ISBN
9780691055411
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Princeton NJ: Princeton Univ Pr, 1989. Second printing. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. 8 x 10 inches. vi, 227 pages. Condition of the book ios Very Good; Exterior excellent, text & illustrations are very clean, binding is tight. Dust jacket is Very Good; Lightly soiled, one small tear at bottom edge of front cover. STK
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Boston: Houghton an Mifflin, 1899. Hardcover. Very Good. 5 x 8 in. Blue cloth boards with gilt spine lettering. Fold-out maps. Condition is VERY GOOD ; minor shelf wear, covers very clean, both somewhat buckled to front. Spine gilt bright, spines have some faint spotting. Bindings are tight and text unmarked. Eur. Hist. RGR.
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THE TARTANS OF THE CLANS AND FAMILIES OF SCOTLAND

by Thomas Innes of Learney

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Published
1950
Condition
Very Good
Edition
fifth edition
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NY: Irving Ravin, 1950. fifth edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 5 1/2 x 9 in. Yellow cloth with red lettering. Lavish color illus. of tartans. Condition is VERY GOOD ; mild edge wear, covers have a hint of soiling. Spine ends just a touch worn. Binding good but front inner hinge starting. Text clean with taped address and notes… Read more
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A LECTURE ON RUSSIAN HISTORY

by Michael Karpovich

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Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
Edition
fourth printing
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England: Mouton and Co. , 1962. fourth printing. Paperback. Very Good. 1/2 x 7 1/2 in. Blue paper covers. Condition is VERY GOOD ; light edge wear, covers sunned. Binding tight and text clean, unmarked. Preface in English, lecture in Russian. Hist. Stax.
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HOLLAND'S HOUSE; a nation building a home

by Peter Bricklayer Jo Spier

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Published
1939
Condition
Good
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Haarlem: Joh. Enschede en Zonen, 1939. Hardcover. Good. 5-1/4 x 8 inches, [6], 11-122, [2] pages (appears to be complete). Publisher's decorated boards. Condition is GOOD, with marginal soiling and corner bumping. A humorous look at Holland's version of empire building through the ages, to just before the German invasion, with charming color plates and… Read more
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VOR GAMLE BONDEKULTUR

by Kristofer Visted

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Published
1908?
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Good +
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Kristiania [Oslo]: Oslo: J. W. Cappelens, 1908?. Hardcover. Good +. 10-1/2 x 7-1/2 inches, [viii], 248 pages. Publisher's purple cloth, decorated front cover and spine. Condition is GOOD+, with scotch tape staining to the end-papers, a few marginal corrections in pencil. Text in Norwegian. A volume reproducing and describing folk art, building, clothing, jewellery,… Read more
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BACKS TO THE WALL, THE HEROIC STORY OF THE PEOPLE OF LONDON DURING WORLD WAR II

by Leonard Mosley

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Published
1971
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First American edition
ISBN
9780394460802
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$15.00

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NY: RANDOM HOUSE, 1971. First American edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good +. 6 1/4 x 9 1/4 in. Scarlet cloth with gilt lettering. Condition is NEAR FINE ; like new on all points. DJ is VERY GOOD+ ; not clipped ($10.00) no edge wear, gorgeous. Eur. Hist. Stax.
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THE ANCIENT SCHOOLS OF IRELAND

by T. J. Shahan

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Published
1894
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Near Fine
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Donahoe's Magazine, 1894. Hardcover. Near Fine. 6 1/4 x 9 1/4 in. Approx 20 pgs with B&W illus. This is a magazine article that's been specially bound in green cloth boards with gilt lettering on cover. Condition of book is NEAR FINE ; like new on all points, and article text very clean. History. Stax.
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CIVILIZATION: The Middle Ages, The time of awakening

by Brown Ladone, and others

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Published
1917
Condition
Good +
Edition
First edition
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New York: Irving Squire, 1917. First edition. Hardcover. Good +. 9 x 7 inches, [viii], 275 pages. Publisher's green cloth, top edge gilt. Cloth slightly marked but a very good copy. Illustrated with numerous photogravure plates of architecture and works of art. Volume IV of the series, "An appreciation of the victories of scholarship,… Read more
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NAPOLEON BONAPARTE UND DAS FRANZOSISCHE VOLK UNTER SEINEM CONSULATE

by Anonymous (Gustav Graf von Schlabrendorf)

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Published
1804
Condition
Very Good
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$200.00

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5 1/2 x 9 1/4 inches high. viii + 447 pages. Marbled boards & spine with leather label on spine. Looks like a late 19th C. binding with replaced endpapers. Condition of book is VERY GOOD; Light wear to corners & edges, binding is tight, front endpapers lightly foxed, text is very clean (book was printed on light… Read more
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