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O Daimonas : historiko mythistorima apo ton agona kai te zoe tou Odyssea Antroutsou Vol 2

by Peranthes, M

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1974
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Athens: Bibliopoleion Tis Estias/Ioannou D.Kollarou, 1974 Volume 2 ONLY of a three volume novel in Greek abour Odysseas Androutsos and the War of Greek Independence. 471p. Neat tight copy, usual library marks. [Only 1 set in WorldCat]. Hard Cover. Good - Very Good/Very Good. Ex-Library.
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Views of the Most Celebrated Sites of Ancient Greece, drawn from nature and and Etched By Theodore Aligny

by Aligny, Theodore Claude Felix Caruelle d' Aligny ( 1798-1871)

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Published
1971
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Fine
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Facsimile Reprint
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Athens: Commercial Bank of Greece, 1971 Produced on the occasion of the 150th. anniversary of Greek War of Independence.by the Commercial Bank of Greece. Preface by Stratis G Andreadis, Introduction by Pandelis Prevelakis ( 3 preliminary sheets) This is a facsimile of the edition first published in Paris by "Typographie A. Rene" in 1845. Contains 5 sheets of text (in… Read more
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Laskarina Bouboulina (IN GREEK and in English)

by Demertzis-Bouboulis, Philip

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Published
2001
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New Book from Greece
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First Edition.
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Spetsai, Greece: Museum Bouboulinas, 2001 Introduction to the life of famous "Bouboulina" (1771-1825) heroine of the Greek War of Independence. Written by the 5th Generation descendent who created the Bouboulina Museum on Spetsai.32p. Illus (col). First Edition.. French Wraps. New Book from Greece.
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The Last Phase of the War of Independence in Western Greece 1827-1829

by Dontas, Domna N.[Visvizi-Dontas]

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Published
1966
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Near Fine
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1st Greek Edition.
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Thessaloniki: Institute for Balkan Studies., 1966 Near fine copy, autograph inscription by author on ffep "To **** with very best wishes from Domna"). Signed by Author. 1st Greek Edition.. Original Wraps. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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The Last Phase of the War of Independence in Western Greece 1827-1829

by Dontas, Domna N.[Visvizi-Dontas]

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1966
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1st Greek Edition.
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Thessaloniki: Institute for Balkan Studies., 1966 Near fine copy, autograph inscription by author on ffep "To **** with very best wishes from Domna"). Signed by Author. 1st Greek Edition.. Original Wraps. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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The Rediscovery of Greece : Travellers and Painters of the Romantic Era

by Tsigakou, Fani-Maria

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Published
1981
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First Thus.
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London: Thames & Hudson, 1981 Introduction By Sir Steven Runciman "This is the first book to recreate the reality and myth of Greece as perceived by artists, architects, archaeologists and writers who made their way to Greece, exploring and recording the temples and ancient sites, the landscape and Donor inscription on ffep, else fine. First Thus.. Hard Cover. As New/As… Read more
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The Greek War of Independence 1821-1833.

by Brewer, David

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2001
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Fine
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1st US Ed..
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New York: Overlook Press, 2001 "For the Greeks, the fight for independence from the Ottoman Empire was a cruel business, and its consequences far-reaching. Today's Greece is much more the child of that struggle than it is of the Classical period we know so much better. Because of Ottoman oppression and its brutal end, hostility to Turkey still smoulders, as… Read more
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The Balkan Wars : Myth, Reality, and the Eternal Conflict

by Gerolymatos, Andre

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Published
2001
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New
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1st.Can Ed..
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9780773732902
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Toronto: Stoddart., 2001 1st.Can Ed... Hardcover. New/New.
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The Philhellenes

by Woodhouse, C.M.

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Published
1977
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Near Fine
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Reissue.
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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
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My Story

by Moutzan-Martinengou, Elisavet

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Published
1989
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As New
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1st.US Ed..
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9780820311258
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Baltimore: University of Georgia Press, 1989 Translation of the autobiography of Elizabeth Moutzan - Martinegou (1801-1832) who was the first woman novelist in modern Greece, but who never saw her work published in her lifetime. The "Autobiography" is of a young woman of the bourgeoisie in the Ionian Islands [Zakynthos] not able to take part in the intellectual life of… Read more
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Agia Lavra Kalavryta : Historia kai Mythos.

by Anapliotis, Giannes

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Published
1969
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Good
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1st Greek Edition.
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Kalamata: Ekdoseis Syllogou Pros Diadosin Ton grammaton, 1969 160p. Bibliography. Handwritten notes at end of book. Text tight and neat, with a few library marks. Paper wraps are stained, with tape covering spine. [WorldCat lists NO copies in the USA]. 1st Greek Edition.. Original Wraps. Good. Ex-Library.
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Modern Greece, a Chronicle and a Survey 1800-1931

by Mavrogordato, John

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1st UK Edition.
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London: Macmillan Nice copy. 242p.(+ 4) frontis.bibliography.index. maps on endpapers. A few light pencil underlinings etc. (From the library of W.B.Wallace - University of Toronto). 1st UK Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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British Intelligence of Events in Greece 1824-1827 : a Documentary Collection

by Dakin, Douglas

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Published
1959
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Very Good
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Athens: Deltion Tis Historikes Kai Ethnologikes Etaireias Tis Ellados, 1959 Extracted from the Deltion .(Bulletin of the Historical and Ethnological Association of Greece) Vol xiii (1959) In French wraps - starting to show sunning around edges, pages uncut and untrimmed.. Original Wraps. Very Good.
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Narrative of a Second Visit to Greece,including Facts Connected with the Last Days of Lord Byron, Extracts from Official Documents &c.

by Blaquiere,Edward

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Published
1825
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Near Fine
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First Edition.
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London: Geo. B.Whitaker, 1825 Original documments regarding progress up to 1824 in the Greek War of Independence, together with eyewitness description of Byron's death at Missolonghi, 175p. frontispiece. facsimile letter inserted. Clean, tight, nicely rebound copy in half cloth with marbled boards. (Slight foxing to preliminaries, to frontispiece and to pp i-ix) A few lightly pencilled notes about Blaquiere on… Read more
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French Odysseys : Greece in French Travel Literature from the Renaissance to the Romantic Era

by Augustinos,Olga

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Published
1994
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As New
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First Edition.
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9780801846168
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Baltimore: Johns Hopkins, 1994 In "French Odysseys", Olga Augustinos offers a comprehensive treatment of French travel literature about Greece - from the mid-16th-century arrival of the first French travellers to the outbreak of the Greek Revolution in 1821. The result not only provides a composite portrait of Greece over two and a half centuries but also offers a revealing look… Read more
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Beyond the Grand Tour: The Levant Lunatics

by Tregaskis, Hugh

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Published
1979
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Very Good
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1st UK Edition.
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9780906407028
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London: Ascent Books, 1979 "Here are the splendours and hardships awaiting travellers in Greece from the end of the eighteenth century to the outbreak of the Greek War of Independence." An intriguing array of visitors who vsiited O ttoman Greece : Fauvel, Lady Craven, John Sibthorp, John Hawkins, John Morritt, John Tweddell, Lord Elgin, Edward Clarke, Edward Dodwell, Byron, John… Read more
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The Dance of Zalongo : Live Free or Die / Eleftheria 'He Thanatos

by Papoutsy, Christos

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Published
2012
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New Book from Publisher
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1st US Edition.
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9781477538357
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Create Space, 2012 ".an in-depth account of the heroic deaths of the women of Zalongo. Encircled by the Muslim enemy, they chose to dance off the cliffs. The women, entrapped, turned towards the steep cliff. It was December 16, 1803 when the dance began. As the enemy charged against them, the women, one by one. threw their children from the… Read more
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Cochrane the Dauntless: The Life and Adventures of Admiral Thomas Cochrane, 1775-1860

by David Cordingly

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Published
2008
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Fine
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9780747585459
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London: Bloomsbury Books, 2008 Patrick O' Brian, C.S. Forester and Captain Marryat all based their literary heroes on Thomas Cochrane, but Cochrane's exploits were far more daring and exciting than those of his fictional counterparts. He was a man of action, whose bold and impulsive nature meant he was often his own worst enemy. Writing with gripping narrative skill and… Read more
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The Dance of Zalongo : Live Free or Die / Eleftheria 'He Thanatos

by Papoutsy, Christos

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2012
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9781477538357
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Create Space, 2012 ".an in-depth account of the heroic deaths of the women of Zalongo. Encircled by the Muslim enemy, they chose to dance off the cliffs. The women, entrapped, turned towards the steep cliff. It was December 16, 1803 when the dance began. As the enemy charged against them, the women, one by one. threw their children from the… Read more
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The Making of Modern Greece: Nationalism, Romanticism, and the Uses of the Past (1797-1896)

by Beaton, Roderick & Ricks, David

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Published
2009
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1st UK Edition.
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9780754664987
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London: Ashgate Publishing Group, 2009 Every Greek and every friend of the country knows the date 1821, when the banner of revolution was raised against the empire of the Ottoman Turks, and the story of Modern Greece is usually said to begin. Less well known, but of even greater importance, was the international recognition given to Greece as an independent… Read more
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