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The Performance of Conviction:  Plainness and Rhetoric in the Early English Renaissance
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The Performance of Conviction: Plainness and Rhetoric in the Early English Renaissance

By Kenneth J. E. Graham

Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 1994. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good-/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xvi, 232pp. Cloth clean and bright and binding sound. Mild soiling to edges of pages. Dust-jacket is very nice. An attractive copy

$8.00

Saint Thomas, Petrarch and the Renascence. A Paper read to the London Aquinas Society on 16 March 1949

By Foster, Kenelm

Oxford: Blackfriars, 1949. Soft cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 15pp. The Aquinas Society of London Aquinas Paper No. 12. Ex-library, but not offensively so. Small bumps and minor creases in places, to extremities, with mild wear and tanning and a touch of soiling to exterior. Text clean. Binding sound. A good, clean, sound copy

$8.00

Six Wings: Men of Science in the Renaissance. Illustrated with contemporary portraits (Patten Lectures)

By Sarton, George

Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1957. First Edition . Hardcover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xvi, 318pp. Small bumps to corners of boards, with light to medium wear to cloth, in just a few places. Just a touch of soiling to exterior. Bookplate to front free endpaper, with name on bookplate crossed out with marker. Text clean and binding sound. Tiny chips and tears across extremities of dust-jacket, else, just a touch of wear and light soiling to jacket. A good, clean, sound copy

$6.00

Asian Elephants in Renaissance Europe (Journal of Asian History, Volume 1, No. 2)

By Donald F. Lach

Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, 1967. Reprint . Soft cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Pp. 137-176, 16 plates. Offprint from Journal of Asian History, Volume 1, No. 2. Tiny tear to paper at head of spine, with light soiling and some yellowing in places, to covers. Text clean and binding sound

$10.00

Florence, Rome and the Origins of the Renaissance
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Florence, Rome and the Origins of the Renaissance

By Holmes, George

Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1989. Reprint . Soft cover. Good+. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xiv, 273pp. Several very minor dings to extremities of volume, with only light wear and a hint of soiling to exterior. Text clean and binding sound

$6.00

Pieter Bruegel
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Pieter Bruegel

By Philippe Roberts-Jones; Francoise Roberts-Jones; Elaine M. Stainton

New York, N.Y.: Harry N. Abrams, Inc, 2002. First American . Hardcover. Good+/Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. 351pp., (i). Light wear to extremities of volume, with a previous owner's name blacked out on front free endpaper. Else, text clean. Binding sound. Some light wear across extremities of dust-jacket, with a mostly closed, approximately 1.5" tear to back panel of jacket. Overall, a good, clean, sound copy

$25.00

The Life and Times of Rodrigo Borgia, Pope Alexander VI. With Photogravure Frontispiece and 53 Illustrations in Half-Tone

By Mathew, Arnold H.

New York: Brentano's, 1912. Cloth. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Mildly ex-library, with no exterior library markings. Bound in original purple cloth, with gilt lettering to spine and a clear and bright gilt decoration to front cover. Some fading to lettering, though all can still easily be read. Purple is also faded on spine. Some light to medium wear and light soiling to exterior. Binding a little shaken. Some paper remnants to paste-downs. Text clean. Overall, a good, sound reading copy

$15.00

The Civilisation of the Renaissance in Italy

By Burckhardt, Jacob

London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1921. Eighth Edition . Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xvi, 559p. Bound in original red cloth, with clear and bright gilt lettering to spine. Some sunning to cloth and a few minor bumps to extremities of volume. Several short tears and tiny wear spots to cloth. Previous owner's name in ink to front free endpaper in a neat hand, and just a few, unobtrusive notes in pencil to text. Mild tanning to paper. Remains an attractive copy

$10.00

Der Spate Erasmus und die Reformation

By Oelrich, Karl Heinz

Munster Westfalen: Aschendorffsche Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1961. Soft cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xi, 166pp., (ii). Reformationsgeschichtliche Studien und Texte Heft 86. Bound in original wrappers. Several minor dings to extremities of volume, with only light wear and some sunning to wrappers. Pages largely uncut, and, therefore, unread. Text clean and binding sound

$10.00

Saint Thomas, Petrarch and the Renascence

By Foster, Kenelm

Oxford: Blackfriars, 1949. Soft cover. Good. 15pp. The Aquinas Society of London Aquinas Paper No. 12. Several minor dings to extremities of volume, with light wear and a touch of soiling and some yellowing to covers. Text clean and binding sound. A nice, clean, user friendly copy

$10.00

Saint Thomas, Petrarch and the Renascence: A Paper Read to the London Aquinas Society on 16 March 1949

By Foster, Kenelm

Oxford: Blackfriars, 1949. First Edition . Soft cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 15pp. The Aquinas Society of London Aquinas Paper No. 12. Several minor bumps to extremities, with a touch of soiling to exterior. Several creases to back cover. Text clean and binding sound

$10.00