British In Greece from KALAMOS BOOKS

New Arrivals

No cover image available

Britain's Greek Empire : Reflections on the History of the Ionian Islands

by Pratt, Michael

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st.UK Ed..
ISBN
9780860360254
Item Price
$35.00

Show Details

Description:
London: Rex Collings, 1978 Illustrated history of the Ionian islands whilst under British jurisdiction. 206p.plates. bibliography.index. Has owners bookplate inside. 1st.UK Ed... Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Photographs By Philip Boucas.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$35.00
No cover image available

The Philhellenes

by Woodhouse, C.M.

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1977
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Reissue.
Item Price
$25.00

Show Details

Description:
London / Athens: Doric Publications, 1977 "The efforts of the British philhellenes in the Greek War of Independence have never been forgotten by the Greeks. The British themselves, however, have been slow to honour their fellow-countrymen who fought for the first of the new nation states to achieve independence in the nineteenth century. In this account of the movement at… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$25.00
No cover image available

Blue Skies and Black Olives: A Survivor's Tale of Housebuilding and Peacock Chasing in Greece

by Humphrys, John & Humphries, Christopher

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2009
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st UK Edition.
ISBN
9780340978825
Item Price
$20.00

Show Details

Description:
London: Hodder & Stoughton, 2009 It was a moment of mad impulse when John Humphrys decided to buy a semi-derelict cottage and a building site on a plot of land overlooking the Aegean. A few minutes' gazing out over the most glorious bay he had ever seen was all it took to persuade him. After all, his son Christopher -… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$20.00
No cover image available

Everyday Life in the Village

by Saunders,Michael

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2007
Condition
New Book from Greece
Edition
1st Greek Ed..
ISBN
9789608639584
Item Price
$20.00

Show Details

Description:
Athens: Athens News, 2007 "How a series of disasters resulted in happiness for an english couple on a Greek island" What does an urban British couple know about runaway turkeys, out-of-control egg production and the finer points of manure selection? Not much! But that doesn't stop Michael and Pauline from embarking on their harebrained dream of building a home, and… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$20.00
No cover image available

An Isle of Greece : The Noels in Euboea

by Noel-Baker, Barbro

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2000
Condition
New Book from Greece
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9789609149709
Item Price
$50.00

Show Details

Description:
Limni,Evvia,Greece: Denise Harvey, 2000 "This is the story of Edward Noel, a young cousin of Lady Byron, his family and his home at Achmetaga, an estate on the Greek island of Euboea (Evia), which he bought from the Turks in 1832. Edward Noel had been educated at the agricultural school of Hofwyl near Bern in Switzerland which had been founded… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$50.00
No cover image available

An Isle of Greece : The Noels in Euboea

by Noel-Baker, Barbro

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2000
Condition
New Book from Greece
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9789609149709
Item Price
$50.00

Show Details

Description:
Limni,Evvia,Greece: Denise Harvey, 2000 "This is the story of Edward Noel, a young cousin of Lady Byron, his family and his home at Achmetaga, an estate on the Greek island of Euboea (Evia), which he bought from the Turks in 1832. Edward Noel had been educated at the agricultural school of Hofwyl near Bern in Switzerland which had been founded… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$50.00
No cover image available

Greek Walls : An Odyssey in Corfu

by Waller, John

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Condition
New Book from Greece
Edition
First Edition.
Item Price
$25.00

Show Details

Description:
Corfu: Yiannis Books In 1966, John Waller and his Danish wife visit the island. In the days before charter flights and package tours, Corfu is "heaven on earth". Taken under the wing of George Manessis, member of an influential local family, they explore an island which has few proper roads and no development.In 1971 they buy a plot of land… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$25.00
No cover image available

Show Details

Description:
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1948 Cambridge: Printed for private circulation at the University Press.1948. A memorial volume dedicated to John Pendlebury, killed during the Nazi invasion of Crete May 1941.(Read Dilys Powell's "Villa Ariadne" for a description of this) (First printing, limited to 250 copies) Slip laid in "With the compliments of Mrs John Pendlebury" Nice copy, text clean and… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$450.00
No cover image available

It's All Greek to Me! a Tale of a Mad Dog and an Englishman, Ruins, Retsina-and Real Greeks

by Mole, John

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2004
Condition
New
Edition
First Pbk.Ed..
ISBN
9781857883435
Item Price
$21.00

Show Details

Description:
London: Nicholas Brealey Publishing, 2004 With unforgettable characters coming to life on every page, this humorous story of one family's search for the Arcadian idyll speaks volumes about learning to live, laugh, and drink Ouzo together while turning a tumbledown ruin into a place to hold their hearts.. First Pbk.Ed... Trade Paperback. New.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$21.00
No cover image available

Antiquities Acquired : The Spoliation of Greece

by Bracken, C.P.

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st UK Edition.
Item Price
$12.50

Show Details

Description:
Newton Abbott: David & Charles, 1975 Story of the Dilettanti and other artistic Philhellenes (like Lord Elgin) from who went souvenir hunting in Greece.210p. plates. bibliography.index. 1st UK Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$12.50
No cover image available

Lord Elgin and the Marbles

by St.Clair, William

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1967
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st.UK Ed..
ISBN
9780192851406
Item Price
$45.00

Show Details

Description:
London: Oxford University Press, 1967 Masterly account of Lord Elgin, his exploits in Greece and the acquisition of the Elgin marbles. 309p.plates.bibliography.index. 1st.UK Ed... Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$45.00
No cover image available

That Greece Might Still be Free : The Philhellenes in the War of Independence

by St.Clair, William

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1972
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st UK Edition.
ISBN
9780192151940
Item Price
$75.00

Show Details

Description:
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1972 First edition of standard text on the contribution of the Philhellenes to the War of Greek Independence. 412p. plates.bibliography.index. 1st UK Edition.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good, Slight Chips & Tear.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$75.00
No cover image available

The Philhellenes

by Woodhouse, C.M.

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1971
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st UK Edition.
ISBN
9780838679128
Item Price
$30.00

Show Details

Description:
Farleigh Dickinson U.Press, 1971 192 p. plates bibliography. index. 1st UK Edition.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$30.00