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SAVAGE CONTINENT - EUROPE IN THE AFTERMATH OF WWII

by Keith Lowe

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
2012
Condition
Very good +
Edition
later printing
ISBN
9781250000200
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$20.00

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New York: St. Martin's Press, 2012. later printing. Hardcover. Very good +/very good +. 6 x 9 in. Paper boards. Condition is VERY GOOD+ ; very clean, minimal wear. Binding tight, text unmarked. DJ is VERY GOOD+ ; very clean, minor wear. Hist. Stax.
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SALT MINES AND CASTLES - THE DISCOVERY AND RESTITUTION OF LOOTED EUROPEAN ART

by Thomas Carr Howe

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1946
Condition
Very good
Edition
first edition as stated
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$65.00

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Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1946. first edition as stated. Hardcover. Very good/very good. 6 x 9 in. Red cloth boards. Condition is VERY GOOD ; covers clean with minimal shelf wear but toned with some foxing to gutters. Binding tight and text bright and unmarked. DJ is VERY GOOD ; clipped, clean but darkened, edges worn with chips, some… Read more
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THE MAGIC OF OBELISKS

by Peter Tompkins

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1981
Condition
Very good
Edition
first edition as stated
ISBN
9780060148997
Item Price
$30.00

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New York: Harper and Row, 1981. first edition as stated. Hardcover. Very good/very good. 9 x 10 in. Cloth boards. Condition is VERY GOOD ; covers clean, sunned at edges. Minimal shelf wear. BInding tight and text unmarked. DJ is VERY GOOD ; clipped, very clean, spine a touch sunned. Hist. Stax.
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GIVING UP THE GUN - JAPAN'S REVERSION TO THE SWORD

by Noel Perrin

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1979
Condition
Very good
ISBN
9780879232788
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$20.00

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Boston: David R. Godine, 1979. Hardcover. Very good/very good. 6 x 8 in. Cloth boards. Condition is VERY GOOD ; covers clean, sunned at edges. Upper text edge mildly foxed. Binding tight, text unmarked. DJ is VERY GOOD ; clean, minor wear. Hist. Stax.
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FRENCH SOCIETY IN THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY

by Louis Ducros

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Published
1926
Condition
Good +
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$20.00

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London: George Bell and Sons, 1926. Hardcover. Good +. 6 x 9 in. Cloth boards. Condition is GOOD+ ; corners and edges worn, spine has a small spot. Front joint a touch loose but binding is quite solid. Text unmarked. Hist. Stax.
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CAESAR IN ABYSSINIA

by George Steer

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1937
Condition
Very good
Edition
first edition as stated
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$50.00

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Boston: Little, Brown, 1937. first edition as stated. Hardcover. Very good. 6 x 9 in. Cloth boards. Condition is VERY GOOD ; mild shelf wear, spine ends bumped. Covers clean, spine a bit sunned. Binding tight. Library stamp "freebie" and PO's bookplate on ffep. Text spotless. Hist. Stax.
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THE BLACK PLANES

by Wilfrid Robertson

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1938
Condition
Very good
Edition
first edition
Item Price
$45.00

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London: Oxford University Press, 1938. first edition. Hardcover. Very good/good +. 5 x 8 in. Cloth boards. Condition is VERY GOOD ; covers clean, corners and spine ends bumped with mild wear. Binding tight. Text clean and unmarked. DJ is GOOD+ ; clipped, clean but worn with edges chipped. Hist. Stax.
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I TALK AS I LIKE

by Boake Carter

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1937
Condition
Good +
Edition
first edition as stated
Item Price
$50.00

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New York: Dodge Pub. Co., 1937. first edition as stated. Hardcover. Good +/good +. 5 x 8 in. Blue cloth boards. Condition is GOOD+ ; minor shelf wear, covers clean but with some pale spotting, more to rear and front gutter. Binding tight and text bright and unmarked. DJ is GOOD+ ; not clipped ($1.75) clean but worn… Read more
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BETWEEN BOMBS AND GOOD INTENTIONS THE RED CROSS AND THE ITALO-ETHIOPIAN WAR 1935-1936

by Rainer Baudendistel

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
2006
Condition
Near fine
Edition
first edition
ISBN
9781845450359
Item Price
$60.00

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New York: Berghahan Books, 2006. first edition. Hardcover. Near fine. 6 x 9 in. Paper boards. Condition is NEAR FINE ; like near new on all points. Text spotless. Hist. Stax.
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ABYSSINIA ON THE MARCH

by Geoffrey Harmsworth

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
c. 1950
Condition
Very good
Edition
later printing
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$20.00

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London: Hutchinson, c. 1950. later printing. Paperback. Very good. 5 x 8 in. Paper wraps.8th thousand. Condition is VERY GOOD ; mild wear, covers clean, a bit scuffed at lower front. Binding tight. Paper tone but text is clean. Hist. Stax.
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TWO WARS AND MORE TO COME

by Herbert L. Matthews

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1938
Condition
Very good
Edition
first edition
Item Price
$120.00

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New York: Carrick and Evans, 1938. first edition. Hardcover. Very good/good. 6 x 9 in. Paper boards with airplane dropping bomb on cover. Condition is VERY GOOD ; corners and spine ends a bit worn, covers clean but some foxing inside the front gutter. Binding tight. Endpapers toned mostly along joints. Text bright and unmarked. DJ is GOOD… Read more
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ALLIANCE OF THE COLORED PEOPLES ETHIOPIA AND JAPAN BEFORE WORLD WAR II

by J. Calvitt Clarke

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
2011
Condition
Near fine
ISBN
9781847010438
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$45.00

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UK: James Currey, 2011. Hardcover. Near fine/near fine. 6 x 9 in. Paper boards. Reprint? Complete number line on copyright page. Unclear, but the title is extremely scarce. Condition is NEAR FINE ; like near new on all points. DJ is NEAR FINE ; like near new. Hist. Stax.
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HELL-HOLE OF CREATION THE EXPLORATION OF ABYSSINIAN DANAKIL

by L. M. Nesbitt

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1935
Condition
Good +
Edition
second printing
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$45.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1935. second printing. Hardcover. Good +. 6 x 9 in. Orange cloth boards. Condition is GOOD+ ; corners worn, worn hole along spine edge. Covers clean but a bit sunned, spine sunned with a few spots. Binding tight. Endpaper toned and foxed with and old price sticker. Text bright and unmarked. Hist. Stax.… Read more
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JACQUELINE KENNEDY HER FASHIONS, HER HOME, HER WORDS

by photos by Jacques Lowe

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1961
Condition
Very good +
Edition
First Edition
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$30.00

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US: Wykagyl Pub., 1961. First Edition. magazine. Very good +. 9 x 12 in. Paper wraps. Condition is VERY GOOD+ ; cover very clean, 'C' in ink on front, edges mildly worn. Binding tight and text spotless. Hist. Stax.
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BRIGHT LIGHTS, BIG CITY - LONDON ENTERTAINMENT 1830-1950

by Gavin Weightman

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Published
1992
Condition
Very good
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781855851313
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$20.00

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London: Collins and Brown, 1992. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very good/very good. 11 x 9 in. Paper boards. Condition is VERY GOOD ; mild shelf wear, edges a bit sunned. Binding tight and text unmarked. DJ is VERY GOOD ; not clipped, a bit rubbed. Hist. Stax.
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London: The British Museum, 1977. first edition. Hardcover. Fine. 10 x 13 in. Green cloth boards with matching slipcase. Vol. 1 is text, vol. 2 is plates. Condition is FINE ; like new on all points. Slipcase is NEAR FINE ; minor wear to front corners, otherwise like new. Beautiful set in near perfect slipcase. Extra shipping may… Read more
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GENERALKARTE DES OESTERREICHISCHEN MONARCHIE [KAISERSTAATES] 1856 - 20 MAPS IN CASE WITH CHEMISE

by Josef [Joseph] von Scheda

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1986
Condition
Near fine
Edition
first edition
Item Price
$400.00

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Germany: K. K. Militarisch Geografischen Institute, 1986. first edition. Maps in Case. Near fine. Maps of the Austro-Hungarian Empire in 1856. Twenty individual maps in the original case with red faux morocco spine with gilt titles. Chemise. Maps are hand-colored and backed on linen, meant to fold in 6 segments. Very finely engraved. Case and paper faux morocco… Read more
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$400.00
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THE ASTONISHED TRAVELER WILLIAM DARBY...

by J. Gerald Kennedy

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1981
Condition
Near fine
Edition
first edition
ISBN
9780807108864
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$20.00

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LA : Louisiana State U. Press, 1981. first edition. Hardcover. Near fine/very good. 6 x 9 in. Cloth boards. Condition is NEAR FINE ; like near new on all points. DJ is VERY GOOD ; clean, spine sunned. Hist. Stax.
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FRANCIS PLACE AND THE EARLY HISTORY OF THE GREENWICH OBSERVATORY

by Derek Howse

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1975
Condition
Very good
Edition
first edition
ISBN
9780882020310
Item Price
$35.00

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New York: Science History Pub., 1975. first edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. 12 x 10 in. Paper boards. Condition is VERY GOOD ; covers clean with minor wear, top and lower edges foxed. Binding tight and text unmarked. DJ is VERY GOOD ; very clean, minor wear.
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THE HISTORY OF POLAND AND RUSSIA: FROM THE EARLIEST PERIOD TO THE PRESENT TIME...

by Julia Corner

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Published
c. 1840
Condition
Very good
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$45.00

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London: Dean and Munday, c. 1840. Hardcover. Very good. 4 x 7 in. Mauve cloth boards with blindstamp decorations. Fold-out map. Condition is VERY GOOD ; corners and spine ends mildly worn, covers sunned at edges and spine. Binding tight, text at title pg a touch loose. Fold-out map is excellent. Text bright and unmarked. Hist. Stax. … Read more
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