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The Story of British Diplomacy

By Escott, T. H. S

Philadelphia: George W. Jacobs & Co.. Good/No Jacket as Issued. 1913. First Edition. Hardbound Cloth. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Rare. Slight warp to blue hardbound covers with bright spine titles. Front hinge loose. Single owner signature to blank endpaper. 420 pages, no markings to text. Frontispiece illustration of the Old Foreign Office Building, Downing Street. .


English Caricature and Satire on Napoleon I

By Ashton, John

New York: Benjamin Blom. Good+/No Jacket. 1968. Reprint. Pictorial Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall X-library. Rare. Reissue of original 1888 publication. Blue hardbound cloth covers have caricature cartoon designs. Light wear/soiling to covers. NO pen/pencil markings to text or endpapers. 452 pages with index. Hilarious and scholarly collection of English political satire regarding Napoleon I. Pleasing copy with few library-type stickers/markings. .


Caesar's Commentaries on the Gallic War; with Explanatory Notes, A Copious Dictionary, and a Map of Gaul

By Harkness, Albert

New York: D. Appleton & Co.. Good+/No Jacket. 1877. Revised Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Revised edition, leather spine, green boards. Shelfwear to edges. Light foxing (spotting). Hinges slightly loose, contents tight and nice. Written in Latin, Dictionary in back, fold-out map. Caesar's Commentaries on the Gallic War; with Explanatory Notes, A Copious Dictionary, and a Map of Gaul. .


The Women of the Caesars

By Ferrero, Guglielmo

New York: Barnes & Noble Books. Very Good/Very Good. 1993. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 1566191394 249 pages. Large Print book. Tight, unmarked copy. .


Danish Rebel: A Study of N. F. S. Grundtvig

By Knudsen, Johannes

Philadelphia: Muhlenberg Press. Good+/Good. 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Endpapers and fore-edges foxed (spotted). Contents unmarked. Dust Jacket has general wear, some soiling and fading. 242 pages. Biography of important Danish educator and scholar. Digital photos available upon request. .


Endangered Peoples

By Wolfe, Art; Davidson, Art; Isaac, John

San Francisco, California, U.S.A.: Sierra Club Books. Very Good/No Jacket. 1994. Paperback. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 0871564238 Cover has mild wear. Contents clean and unmarked. Foreword by Rigoberta Menchu, 1992 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate. Illustrated with many color photos. .


The History of England From the Accession of James II

By Macaulay, Thomas Babington

Boston: Phillips, Sampson, and Company. Good+/No Jacket. 1856. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Rare complete 5 volume set. Brown covers with gilt titles. Covers are nice, spine has chipping to top and bottom and occasionally to sides. Previous owner signatures in pencil. Vol. I hinges loosened and has faint waterstain, contents tight and nice. Vol. V has stain on fore-edges. Digital photos are available of any book. .


The Story of Florence

By Gardner, Edmund G

London: J. M. Dent & Sons. Good+/No Jacket. 1924. Revised Edition. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Cover nice, spine darkened, gilt titles faded. Hinges loosened, contents tight and nice. Previous owner bookplate. 436 pages. Light blue cover. Part of Mediaeval Towns series. Nicely illustrated, has two fold-outs. .


Global Governance, Vol. 10, No. 1, Jan. - Mar. 2004: A Review of Multilateralism and International Organizations

By Global Governance

Boulder Colorado: Lynne Rienner. Good+/No Jacket as Issued. 2004. Paperback. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Cover has a few creases and previous price sticker on front. 137 pages. Global Governance, Vol. 10, No. 1, Jan. - Mar. 2004: A Review of Multilateralism and International Organizations. .


The Russia Hand: A Memoir of Presidential Diplomacy

By Talbott, Strobe

New York: Random House. Very Good/Very Good. 2002. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0375507140 478 pages. Written by the then Undersecretary of State who was intimately involved in the process, this is the account of the tenuous negotiations between Russia and the United States involving Putin and Clinton leading to a thaw in the relationships between the two nations. .


The Riddle of History: The Great Speculators From Vico to Freud

By Mazlish, Bruce

New York: Harper & Row. Very Good/Good+. 1966. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Book has minor soiling, previous owner signature. Jacket a little faded with a few small tears to extremities. 484 pages. History is presented as the workings of a large system that can be applied to all times and all peoples. .


The Accused: A Personal Story of Imprisonment in Russia

By Weissberg, Alexander

New York: Simon & Schuster. Good+/Good. 1951. First Printing. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Cover has mild fading. Endpapers foxed, contents clean and tight. Jacket soiled and has small tears to extremities. 518 pages. Accounts of individuals caught up in the great purge of an estimated ten million victims by the Soviets. With preface by Arthur Koestler. DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHS ARE AVAILABLE OF ANY BOOK. .



By Chandler, David

New York: Saturday Review Press. Very Good/Very Good. 1973. Hardcover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 0841502544 224 pages. A study of the life of Napoleon. .


The Berliners: Portrait of a People and a City: Portrait of a People and a City

By Nelson, Walter Henry

London: Longmans, Green & Co.. Good+/Good+. 1969. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0582127807 Black marking on copyright page, minor foxing to fore-edges, book otherwise very good. Jacket has general wear to extremities. 434 pages. Tells the story of both East and West Berlin during the 1960's. .


The Oxford Illustrated History of Britain

By Morgan, Kenneth O

New York: Oxford University Press. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. 1987. Paperback. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 0192851748 640 pages. A solid overview of British history. .


A History of Latin America

By Shafer, Robert Jones

Lexington, Massachusetts: D. C. Heath & Co.. Very Good/No Jacket. 1978. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0669012831 823 numbered pages including references and followed by index. Blue.Illustrations include 19 maps. A history of Latin American countries including social and economic development, revolutions, governments, etc. .


Old Court Life in France

By Elliot, Frances

New York: Brentano's Publishers. Good+/No Jacket. 1872. Revised Edition. Hardcover. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall Volume 1 only of a 2-volume set. A history of French court life with references to Richielieu, Woolsey and the kings they advised. Owner book plate. Slight looseness in hinge. Contents clean and tight. .


The Battlement Garden: Britain from the Wars of the Roses to the Age of Shakespeare

By Hodges, C. Walter

New York: Houghton Mifflin Company. Very Good/Very Good. 1980. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0816430047 144 pages including bibliography & index. Illustrations include 8 color plates. A history of England at at time when internal wars had ceased and the arts and letters flourished under Tudor kings from Henry VII through Elizabeth I. Dj is price clipped. .


Friends of France: The Field Service of the American Ambulance Described By Its Members

By Members of Field Service/American Ambulance

Boston, MA, U.S.A.: Houghton Mifflin Company. Good+/No Jacket. 1916. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 295 pages. Blue. Illustrated. Personal accounts by those who served in France with the American Ambulance Service during World War One. Coverfaded. Hinge slightly loose. .


Ancient Society: Or Researches in the Lines of Human Progress from Savagery, Through Barbarism to Civilization

By Morgan, Lewis H

New York: New York Labor News. Very Good/No Jacket. 1971. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 560 pages including index. A clean reprint of the 1877 study by Lewis Morgan of the growth of ancients from savagery to civilization. .


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