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Edinburgh: W. Laing; Alexander Guthrie; et. al. 1818, new edition. (Hardcover) 547pp. Good to very good. Finely bound in tan calf with tooled boards and spine. Marbled endpapers and edges, ribbon marker. Shelfworn with cracks to the outer hinges, lightly splayed, and a number stamped on the spine. (History--England, History--England).
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Histoire de Charles XII, Roi de Suède Faite Sur L'edition de Geneve, Par Jean Joseph Stockdale

by Voltaire, Arouet de (Also known as Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire)

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Londres: Jean Joseph Stockdale 1807. (Hardcover) 472pp. Very good, no dust jacket. Tan 3 / 4 calf with marbled boards. Frontispiece. The frontispiece is spotted, lightly edgeworn. Also known as Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire. Book about Charles XII--King of Sweden. Identified on spine as Stockdale's Voltaire's Charles XII. Text in French Language. … Read more
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Magyarorszag Tortenete 1686-1790. 1 Kotet

by Gyozo, Ember (With Heckenast Gusztav.)

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9789630552905
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$147.00

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Budapest: Akademiai Kiado [963-05-5290-6] 1989. (Small 4to) 824pp. Very good in very good plus dust jacket. Blue boards with white spine lettering. Illustrations, tables, folding maps. The top of the front board and bottom of the back board have been damp with resulting blue staining to the inner side of the jacket. Otherwise a tight… Read more
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18negyvennyolcz a Szabadsagharcz 1848-49-Ben

by Mor, Jokai (editor)

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Toronto: Favorite Printing and Advertising 1973. (Oblong 4to hardcover) 456pp. Very good in good dust jacket. Illustrations, index. Minor stains to the top corner of the back few pages, the dust jacket is rubbed, edgeworn, and has been taped to the boards. Text in Hungarian Language. (History--Europe, History--Hungary, Hungarian Revolution--1848-49).
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Venice; The Golden Age, 697-1797

by Zorzi, Alvise

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9780896594067
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$52.50

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New York: Abbeville Press [0-89659-406-8] 1980, 1st American edition. (4to) 278pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Maps, black & white and color photographs and illustrations, chronology, glossary, bibliography. A small stain on the front cover. Locale: Italy; Venice--Italy. (History--Italy, Architecture, Art, History--Italy).
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Marie Antoinette

by Huisman, Philippe (With Marguerite Jallut.)

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9780670456970
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New York: Viking Press [0-670-45697-7] 1971. (Small 4to) 252pp. Fine in fine dust jacket. In publisher's plain card slipcase. Fold-out map, black & white and color illustrations, indices. A previous owner's bookplate and the dust jacket is price-clipped. Book about Marie Antoinette--Queen of France. (History--France, History--France).
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The Cambridge Modern History Volume VII the United States

by Acton, Lord (Edited by Stanley Leathes; G.W. Prothero; A.W. Ward.)

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Cambridge (England): Cambridge University Press 1904. (Hardcover) 857pp. Good to very good, no dust jacket. Blue cloth Bibliography, chronology, index. Edgeworn and rubbed, a small hole at the top of the spine. Edited by Stanley Leathes, G.W. Prothero & A.W. Ward. Locale: United States. (History).
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Power and Pleasure; Louis Barthou and the Third French Republic

by Young, Robert J. (Biography of Louis Barthou.)

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9780773508637
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Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press [0-7735-0863-5] 1991. (Hardcover) 330pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Photographs, notes, bibliography, index. Biography of Louis Barthou. Book about Third French Republic. Time Period & 19th Century. Locale:. (History--France, History--France, Politics--France, World Leaders).
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The Habsburgs; Portrait of a Dynasty

by Crankshaw, Edward

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9780670361342
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New York: Viking Press [0-670-36134-8] 1971. (4to) 272pp. Very good plus in very good dust jacket. Red cloth with crest in gilt. Illustrated endpapers color frontispiece, black & white and color photographs and illustrations, genealogical tables, map, index. Locale: Austria. (History--Germany, Habsburg Empire, History--Austria).
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Toronto: University of Toronto Press [0-8020-5957-0] 1996. (Hardcover) 392pp. Very good in near fine dust jacket. Notes, index. Time Period 20th Century. (History, Baby-Boomers).
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New York: Bloomsbury 978-1-62040-344-0 [978-1-62040-344-0] 2016, 1st printing. (Hardcover) 351pp. Near fine in fine dust jacket. Map, notes, bibliography, index. A small chip at the top of the spine. Time Period 17th Century. Locale: Europe. (History).
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Sex in History

by Taylor, G. Rattray

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New York: Vanguard Press 1954. (Hardcover) 336pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Sources, index. The dust jacket is edgeworn and chipped, a previous owner's stamp on the front endpaper. (History, Sex).
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The Great Moghuls

by Gascoigne, Bamber

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9780060114671
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New York: Harper & Row [0-06-011467-3] 1971, 1st U.S. Edition. (Small 4to) 264pp. Very good in good to very good dust jacket. Black & white and color photographs and illustrations, genealogy, map, bibliography, index. The jacket has a small hole and a tear. Locale: India. (History--India, History--India, Moghuls--India).
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New York: Barnes & Noble [0-76070-033-8] 1994, 1st printing. (Hardcover) 205pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Notes, bibliography, index. Book about Attila the Hun. (History--Asia).
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History of Rome

by Grant, Michael

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9780684159867
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New York: Charles Scribner's [0-684-15986-4] [1979], 1st edition. (Hardcover) 537pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Frontispiece, photographs, illustrations, maps, sources, bibliography, tables, index. Locale: Ancient Rome; Italy; Rome. (History--Ancient).
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Saladin in This Time

by Newby, P. H.

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9780880297752
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New York: Dorset Press [0-88029-775-1] 1983, 1st printing. (Hardcover) 210pp. Very good plus in very good plus dust jacket. Map, bibliography, index. Time Period 12th Century. Locale: Asia. (History, Crusades, Military).
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image of The Storyteller; Memory, Secrets, Magic and Lies

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Canada: Doubleday Canada [0-385-25956-5] 2000, 1st printing. (Hardcover) 324pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Photographs. The bottom of the spine is bumped and the dust jacket has a small tear at the bottom of the spine. Time Period 20th Century. Locale: Hungary. (History--Europe, Memoir).
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The Lessons of History

by Durant, Will (With Ariel Durant.)

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New York: Simon & Schuster [1968], book club edition. (Hardcover) 117pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Notes, index. Price-clipped and some light tape stains on the dust jacket. (History, Civilization, Philosophy).
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The Book of Days

by Frewin, Anthony

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9780002160858
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London: Collins [0-00-216085-4] 1979, 1st printing. (Small 4to) 414pp. Very good plus in very good plus dust jacket. Illustrations, appendix, tables. The dust jacket is price-clipped and lightly edgeworn with minor closed tears and couple of dark scuff marks to the spine. "What historical events happened on today's date? Who was born today? Who… Read more
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New York: W.W. Norton & Company 978-0-393-07084-2 [978-0-393-07084-2] 2011, 1st edition. (Hardcover) 336pp. Near fine in fine dust jacket. Maps, illustrations, photographs, chronology, notes, bibliography, index. "Odessa was the Russian Empire's gateway to the Middle East, its greatest commercial seaport, and home to one of the most vibrant Jewish communities in all of Europe....Drawing… Read more
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