Sign In | Register


RECENT ARRIVALS


Next >
SKETCHES OF THE CLANS OF SCOTLAND WITH COLOURED PLATES OF TARTANS
seller photo

SKETCHES OF THE CLANS OF SCOTLAND WITH COLOURED PLATES OF TARTANS

By Clansmen

Edinburgh: MacLachlan and Stewart, 1884. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 6 x 9 in. Blue cloth boards with gilt titles. Condition is VERY GOOD ; corners and spine ends worn, some loss to spine head. Covers toned/sunned at edges. Binding tight. Text bright and unmarked, color plates of tartans vivid and very good. Hist. Stax.

$60.00

THE YEAR OF THE RAT
seller photo

THE YEAR OF THE RAT

By Mladin Zarubica

New York: Harcourt Brace and World, 1964. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. 6 x in. Paper boards. Condition is VERY GOOD ; covers have some faint damp-spotting, mild shelf wear. Binding tight and text unmarked. DJ is VERY GOOD ; clean, spine sunned, edges worn. Hist. Stax.

$15.00

BALLOONING
seller photo

BALLOONING

By C. H. Gibbs-Smith

London: Penguin Books, 1958. King Penguin. Hardcover. Near Fine. 5 x 8 in. Paper boards. Condition is NEAR FINE ; minor wear, very clean. Binding tight and text unmarked. Hist. Stax.

$20.00

ROOM 3603, THE STORY OF THE BRITISH INTELLIGENCE CENTER IN NEW YORK DURING WW II
seller photo

ROOM 3603, THE STORY OF THE BRITISH INTELLIGENCE CENTER IN NEW YORK DURING WW II

By H. Montgomery Hyde, foreword by Ian Fleming

New York: Farrar, Straus and Co., 1963. Second printing. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. 6 x 9 in. Cloth and paper boards. Condition is VERY GOOD ; minor wear, very clean. Binding tight and text unmarked. DJ is VERY GOOD ; clean, mild wear. Hist. Stax.

$15.00

THE BOOK OF SCOTTISH ANECDOTE: HUMOROUS, SOCIAL, LEGENDARY, AND HISTORICAL
seller photo

THE BOOK OF SCOTTISH ANECDOTE: HUMOROUS, SOCIAL, LEGENDARY, AND HISTORICAL

By Alexander Hislop

Edinburgh: The Edinburgh Publishing Co., c. 1870. Hardcover. Good +. 5 x 8 in. Cloth boards. Condition is GOOD+ ; corners worn, cloth surface has some surface loss in pale patches and spots. Binding tight and text bright and unmarked. Hist. Stax.

$35.00

THE SCOTTISH GAEL; OR, CELTIC MANNERS, AS PRESERVED AMONG THE HIGHLANDERS; BEING AN HISTORICAL.....
seller photo

THE SCOTTISH GAEL; OR, CELTIC MANNERS, AS PRESERVED AMONG THE HIGHLANDERS; BEING AN HISTORICAL.....

By James Logan

Boston: Marsh, Capen and Lyon; Allen and Ticknor, and B. F. Griffin, 1833. First American edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 6 x 9 1/2 in. 520 pp. Rebound in the 20th c. in dark blue textured cloth with the original spine label preserved. Contains frontis, plates, vignettes and hand-colored tartan design. Condition is VERY GOOD ; later binding is handsome and unworn. Binding tight. Text very clean with some minor foxing. Hist. RGR.

$45.00

THE MAPMAKER'S ART
seller photo

THE MAPMAKER'S ART

By Edward Lynam

London: The Batchworth Press, 1953. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 7 x 10 in. Cloth boards. B&W plates. Condition is VERY GOOD ; corners and spine tail bumped, very clean. Binding tight and text unmarked. Hist. Stax.

$20.00

THE ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE BRITISH IN INDIA AND THE EAST, FROM THE EARLIEST TIMES TO THE SUPPRESSION OF THE SEPOY MUTINY IN 1959 - 2 VOL. SET (COMPLETE)
seller photo

THE ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE BRITISH IN INDIA AND THE EAST, FROM THE EARLIEST TIMES TO THE SUPPRESSION OF THE SEPOY MUTINY IN 1959 - 2 VOL. SET (COMPLETE)

By E. H. Nolan

London: James S. Virtue, 1860. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 7 x 10 in. Vol 1 - viii, 804 pp. Vol. 2 - v, 774 pp. Half red morocco with marbled paper, raised spine bands and gilt spine decorations. Both have frontis and double title pg, the first with an engraving and tissue guard. Double-pg. and single-pg plates. Condition is VERY GOOD ; corners and edges of spines a bit worn but no cracks or splits to the leather. Covers clean, rubbed. Bindings tight and text clean and unmarked, a few plates have some mild foxing to the edges/margins. Hist. RGR.

$250.00

INCA CULTURE AT THE TIME OF THE SPANISH CONQUEST
seller photo

INCA CULTURE AT THE TIME OF THE SPANISH CONQUEST

By John Rowland Rowe

Washington DC: Government Printing Office, 1946. Paperback. Very Good. 6 x 9 in. Paper wraps. Condition is VERY GOOD ; mild wear, creased, edges sunned. BInding tight and text unmarked.

$20.00

SCOTLAND'S RUINED ABBEYS
seller photo

SCOTLAND'S RUINED ABBEYS

By Howard CRosby Butler

New York: Macmillan and Co., 1899. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 7 x 9 in. Cloth boards. Condition is VERY GOOD ; corners and spine ends bumped with light wear, some pale spots and marks to spine and rear. BBinding tight. Front endpapers have some small marks. Hist. Stax.

$25.00

SIXTEENTH-CENTURY MAPS RELATING TO CANADA A CHECKLIST AND BIBLIOGRAPHY
seller photo

SIXTEENTH-CENTURY MAPS RELATING TO CANADA A CHECKLIST AND BIBLIOGRAPHY

By various

Ottowa: Public Archives of Canada, 1956. First edition. Paperback. Good +. 6 x 9 in. Paper wraps. Condition is GOOD+ ; covers worn with a crease and some ink notes. Binding tight. Text has a few margin nortes and markings. Hist. Stax.

$15.00

VIEWS OF RENFREWSHIRE WITH HISTORICAL AND DESCRIPTIVE NOTICES
seller photo

VIEWS OF RENFREWSHIRE WITH HISTORICAL AND DESCRIPTIVE NOTICES

By Philip A. Ramsay

Edinburgh/Glasgow: William H. Lizars/Murray and Stewart,Paisley and Thomas Murray, 1839. First edition. Hardcover. Good +. 11 x 14 in. 148 pp. Full green morocco with gilt decorations and raised spine bands. From the library of John B. Gough with a gift inscription from a friend on 2nd blank. Condition is GOOD+ ; binding is very good with mild shelf wear, covers a bit dusty. Binding tight. with some minor looseness to the front inner joint. The text has some water stains and foxing to the margins, with minor foxing to the plate images. Frontis is much more foxed with water stains. Plates are really better than they sound, excellent for framing. Hist. RGR.

$120.00

THE HOLOCAUST, THE FATE OF EUROPEAN JEWRY
stock photo

THE HOLOCAUST, THE FATE OF EUROPEAN JEWRY

By Leni Yahil

New York: Oxford University Press, 1987. First English language edition. Hardcover. Very Good +. 6 x 9 in. Paper boards. Condition is VERY GOOD+ ; mild wear, covers clean. Binding tight and text unmarked. Hist. Stax.

$15.00

THE FRENCH PRESENCE IN BLACK AFRICA
seller photo

THE FRENCH PRESENCE IN BLACK AFRICA

By Edward Corbett

Washington DC: Black Orpheus Press, 1972. First edition, as stated. Hardcover. Very Good +/very good. 6 x 9 in. Cloth boards. Condition is VERY GOOD+ ; corners bumped, minimal wear, very clean. Binding tight and text unmarked. DJ is VERY GOOD ; clean, spine toned. Hist. Stax.

$25.00

NOTES FROM AFRICA
seller photo

NOTES FROM AFRICA

By H. S. Aynor

New York: Frederick A. Praeger, 1969. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +/very good. 6 x 9 in. Cloth boards. Condition is VERY GOOD+ ; clean, no wear. Binding tight and text unmarked. DJ is VERY GOOD ; clean, some chips. Hist. Stax.

$15.00

THE AFRICAN AWAKENING
seller photo

THE AFRICAN AWAKENING

By Basil Davidson

London: Jonathan Cape, 1956. Second printing. Hardcover. Very Good/good. 6 x 9 in. Paper boards. Condition is VERY GOOD ; minor wear, very clean. Binding tight. Some foxing. DJ is GOOD ; foxed, open tear to front. Hist. Stax.

$15.00

PORTUGUESE AFRICA
seller photo

PORTUGUESE AFRICA

By James Duffy

Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1959. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. 6 x 9 in. Paper boards. Condition is VERY GOOD ; very clean, minimal wear. Binding tight and text unmarked, some tape spots on ffep. DJ is VERY GOOD ; clean, a few chips. Hist. Stax.

$15.00

AFRICA AND AFRICANS
seller photo

AFRICA AND AFRICANS

By Paul Bohannan et al

Garden City: The Natural History Press, 1971. Revised. Hardcover. Very Good +/very good +. 6 x 9 in. Cloth boards. Condition is VERY GOOD+ ; minimal wear, very clean. Binding tight and text unmarked. DJ is VERY GOOD+ ; very clean, a few chips. Hist. Stax.

$15.00

LAST TRAIN FROM BERLIN
seller photo

LAST TRAIN FROM BERLIN

By Howard K. Smith

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1942. second before publication. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. 6 x 9 in. Paper boards. Condition is VERY GOOD ; mild shelf wear, clean, spine a bit cocked. BInding tight and text unmarked. Edges toned. DJ is VERY GOOD ; not clipped ($2.75) clean, spine a bit toned with some loss to the head. Hist. Stax.

$25.00

THE GREAT ENTERPRISE, THE HISTORY OF THE SPANISH ARMADA
seller photo

THE GREAT ENTERPRISE, THE HISTORY OF THE SPANISH ARMADA

By edited by Stephen Underwood

London: The Folio Society, 1978. Hardcover. Fine. 6 x 9 in. Cloth boards. Condition is FINE ; like new on all points. Slipcase is very good, no damage, a bit sunned. Hist. Stax.

$15.00

Next >