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Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World : Map-By-Map Directory

by Talbert, Richard J. A.

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
2000
Condition
VG Cover has minor wear. Bookblock has monir marking
ISBN
9780691049458
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$310.00

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Princeton NJ: Princeton University Press, 2000. Hardcover. VG Cover has minor wear. Bookblock has monir marking. 2 volumes, Brown cloth boards, gilt title lettering on spine. V. 1. pt. 1. Overview maps (1-6). Europa Septentrionalis (7-23) -- pt. 2. Hispania, Libya (24-38) -- pt. 3. Italia (39-48) -- v. 2. pt. 4. Graecia, Asia Minor (49-66) -- pt.… Read more
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The Hudson-Fulton celebration, 1909, the Fourth Annual Report of the Hudson-Fulton Celebration Commission to the Legislature of the State of New York. Transmitted to the Legislature, May Twentieth, Nineteen Ten

by Hall, Edward Hagaman

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1910
Condition
G both volumes show wear and staining on covers. Age toning and foxing on both volumes. interior pages clean
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$35.00

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Albany: J.B. Lyon Company, 1910. Hardcover. G both volumes show wear and staining on covers. Age toning and foxing on both volumes. interior pages clean. Two volume set. Green cloth boards. Color illustration gilt lettering. 1421 pages with photographs and illustrations. Government publication.
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1587, A Year of No Significance: the Ming Dynasty in Decline

by Huang, Ray

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1981
Condition
VG/VG some wear on duskjacket. previouis owners bookplate on ffep
ISBN
9780300025187
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$25.00

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New Haven: Yale University Press, 1981. Hardcover. VG/VG some wear on duskjacket. previouis owners bookplate on ffep. Black and gold cloth plates, red letterig on yellow spine. Red and yellow dust cover. Book xiii, 278 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates: illustrations. "In 1587, the Year of the Pig, nothing very special happened in China. Yet… Read more
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China in the 16th century: the journals of Matthew Ricci, 1583-1610

by Gallagher, Louis

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1953
Condition
G/G wear on dust jacket. Some age toning, otherwise pages are clean. Former owners bookplate on inside front cover
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$140.00

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New York: Random House, 1953. Hardcover. G/G wear on dust jacket. Some age toning, otherwise pages are clean. Former owners bookplate on inside front cover. Tan and black cloth boards. Gilt lettering on black spine, color illustrated dust jacket, top edge red tinted, xxii, 616 pages. "The Journals of Matttew Ricci opened the door which Marco… Read more
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Les Olmèques : la plus ancienne civilisation du Mexique

by Soustelle, Jacques, 1912-1990

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1979
Condition
VG
ISBN
9782700302684
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$30.00

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Paris: Arthaud, 1979. Softcover. VG. Pictorial wrap covers. 217 pages, 30 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations (some color). Text in French. Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-209).
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La terra in piazza : an interpretation of the Palio of Siena

by Dundes, Alan; Falassi, Alessandro

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1975
Condition
VG/G+, dj has some wear. Pages clean and intact.
ISBN
9780520026810
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$30.00

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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1975. Hardcover. VG/G+, dj has some wear. Pages clean and intact.. Glossy illustrated dj; orange/tan covers. (xvi), 265 pages, 13 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations. Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-260) and index. Contents as follows: The origins of the palio -- The contrada -- The days of the palio -- The palio… Read more
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Anastasis : the making of an image

by Kartsonis, Anna D.

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1986
Condition
VG, dj shows minor wear, inside clean and tight, owner name inscribed.
ISBN
9780691040394
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$250.00

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Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1986. Hardcover. VG, dj shows minor wear, inside clean and tight, owner name inscribed.. mylar covered illustrated dj; grey/red cloth covers, gold lettering on spine; (xviii), 263 pages, 68 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations. Contents as follows: The Background. The Term "Anastasis" ; The Art Historical Literature -- The Prehistory Of The… Read more
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THE EMPIRE OF DEATH : a Cultural History of Ossuaries and Charnel Houses

by Koudounaris, Paul

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
2011
Condition
VG
ISBN
9780500251782
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$40.00

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New York, New York: Thames & Hudson, 2011. Hardcover. VG. Gold lettering illustrated cover. 224 pp : illustrations, maps. It is sometimes said that death is the last taboo, but it was not always so. For centuries, religious establishments constructed decorated ossuaries and charnel houses that stand as masterpieces of art created from human bone. These unique structures… Read more
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Bloomington: Indiana University Press ; [Washington, D.C.] : in association with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, 2009. Hardcover. VG/VG, Like new set.. volumes : illustrations, maps. (2 volumes in 4 books). Like new set. This is for 2 volumes in 4 books. Created by the Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies at the United States Holocaust Memorial… Read more
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The Civil War : an illustrated history

by Ward, Geoffrey C.; Burns, Ken,; Burns, Ric

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1990
Condition
VG/VG, DJ has some soiling at top edge
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780394562858
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$50.00

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New York: Knopf, 1990. First edition. Hardcover. VG/VG, DJ has some soiling at top edge. Black cloth with gilt spine lettering, pictorial dust jacket. xix, 425pp. The complete text of the bestselling narrative history of the Civil War--based on the celebrated PBS television series. This edition interweaves the author's narrative with the voices of the men and women… Read more
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England's Lost Houses: From the Archives of Country Life

by Worsley, Giles

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
2002
Condition
VG/VG
ISBN
9781854108203
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$130.00

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London: Aurum Press, 2002. Hardcover. VG/VG. Black cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine, bw illustrated dust jacket, bw illustrated end pages, 192 pp, profusely illustrated throughout in bw. "Of all the photographs in Country Life's archive, none are more poignant than the images of houses that have been lost. In many cases the photographs taken by the… Read more
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On the rationalization of sight, with an examination of three Renaissance texts on perspective

by Ivins, William Mills, 1881-1961; Pèlerin, Jean,; -1524. ; De artificiali perspectiva

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1973
Condition
VG/G. Outside edges have some aging.
ISBN
9780306711893
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$45.00

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New York: Da Capo Press, 1973. Hardcover. VG/G. Outside edges have some aging.. Teal cloth hard cover, Wrap arounf DJ. DJ is worn and has tears. 44 pp. [116] pages (chiefly illustrations). Outside edges have some aging. Ivins' essay includes an examination of the mechanics of the perspective schemes of Alberti, Pèlerin (known as the Viator) and Dürer.… Read more
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James Boswell's Book of company at Auchinleck 1782-1795

by Boswell, James, 1740-1795; Eccles, Mary Hyde Eccles,; Viscountess,; 1912-2003; Turnbull, Gordon

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1995
Condition
VG+
ISBN
9780950119953
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$400.00

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London: Eccles,; Viscountess, 1995. Hardcover. VG+. xii, 225 pp, [1] folded leaf of plates : illustrations, facsimiles, map, portraits 1995 Published in a small edition for Roxburghe Club members, with a small overrun. Quarter burgundy morocco over burgundy cloth boards, gilt spine. Folio. With sixty-eight pages of manuscript facsimiles, plus seventeen additional illustrations. Facsimile of the Book of… Read more
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Erice, cittadella dell'arte, della scienza e della solidarietà

by Regina, Vincenzo

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Published
1995
Condition
VG+
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$125.00

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Palermo/Trapani: Aracne/Banca del popolo, 1995. Hardcover. VG+. Burgundy cloth with gold lettering and inlaid artwork. 181 pp : illustrations (some color). Text in Italian. Vincenzo Regina ; foto di Melo Minnella. History of Erice, Italy. Scarce.
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The Montefeltro conspiracy : a Renaissance mystery decoded

by Simonetta, Marcello

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
2008
Condition
VG+
ISBN
9780385524681
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$30.00

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New York: Doubleday, 2008. Hardcover. VG+. Illustrated dj, red, beige covers, gold lettering on spine. (xv), 251 pages : illustrations, map. The Italian Renaissance is remembered as much for intrigue as it is for art, with papal politics and infighting among Italy's many city-states. The attempted assassination of the Medici brothers in Florence in 1478 is one of… Read more
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Curzon's Persia

by Curzon of Kedleston, George Nathaniel Curzon, Marquess, 1859-1925; King, Peter

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1986
Condition
VG
ISBN
9780283994098
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$30.00

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London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1986. Hardcover. VG. Blue cover, illustrated DJ. 192 pp : illustrations, maps, portraits. No slipcase. Contents as follows: Introduction -- From Ashkabad to Kuchan -- From Kuchan to Kelat-i-Nadiri -- Meshed -- From Meshed to Teheran -- Teheran -- The northern provinces -- From Teheran to Isfahan -- From Isfahan to Shiraz -- From… Read more
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Tomb Sculpture: Its Changing Aspects from Ancient Egypt to Bernini

by Panofsky, Erwin

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1964
Condition
VG/VG- (light scuffing and age toning to block, pages are otherwise clean. Dust jacket has moderate shelf wear with taped repair
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$30.00

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New York: H.N. Abrams, 1964. Hardcover. VG/VG- (light scuffing and age toning to block, pages are otherwise clean. Dust jacket has moderate shelf wear with taped repairs.). Black cloth boards with stamped gilt design on front cover, gilt spine lettering, black and white illustrated dust jacket, 319 pp, 446 bw illustrations. Errata slip inserted. Contents include: From Egypt… Read more
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China And The Powers: A Narrative Of The Outbreak Of 1900

by Thomson, H.C.

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1902
Condition
VG. ex-libris w/ detached plate to cover pastedown; handwritten names; old glue residue. edge-wear to to covers, corners & spine
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$260.00

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New York / Bombay: Longmans Green & Co, 1902. Hardcover. VG. ex-libris w/ detached plate to cover pastedown; handwritten names; old glue residue. edge-wear to to covers, corners & spine edges. frontis-tissue guard oxidized.. green boards w/ gilt canon emblem & gilt spine printing. 285 pgs w/ bw illustrations; 32 additional pgs of publisher advertisments; frontispiece w/ tissue… Read more
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Glimpses of Ceylon's Past

by Paranavitana, Senarat

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1972
Condition
Good+. edge-wear to covers; chip to lower spine & creasing to upper spine end. scuffs to back covers. tight binding. previous ow
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$35.00

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Colombo, Sri Lanka: Lake House Investments LTD, 1972. Softcover. Good+. edge-wear to covers; chip to lower spine & creasing to upper spine end. scuffs to back covers. tight binding. previous owners name to cover flyleaf.. glued wraps w/ yellow cover illustrated w/ black printing. 199 pgs w/ section of 16 bw plates. A collection of Sri Lanka's preeminent… Read more
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The Ladies Calling. In Two Parts

by Allestree, Richard (supposed author)

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1673
Condition
Vg (leather has general wear, age toning and some staining to pages as expected with age, but pages are otherwise bound tight, c
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$500.00

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Oxford: Printed at the Theater, 1673. Leather bound. Vg (leather has general wear, age toning and some staining to pages as expected with age, but pages are otherwise bound tight, clear to read.). Bound in brown leather with five raised bands on spine; gilt spine lettering; bw engraved frontispiece, bw illustrated title page, (22), 141, 95 (1) pages.… Read more
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$500.00