History from Madden Books

New Arrivals

No cover image available

The Defence of Democracy

by Jones, F. Elwyn

Seller
Madden Books
Edition
F
Item Price
$22.00

Show Details

Description:
HB 12mo G+/G+ 1st Ed. Illustrated. 352 pages. Stated 1st ed. Blue cloth boards with black letters. Some uneven sunning/aging spots on covers & spine; light foxing age-browning to eps; o/w VG; tight, clean. DJ has light sunning to spine; minor rubbing wear; three 1/2" closed tears; o/w VG. Maps. Good contemporary history and analysis of the fascist takeover of… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$22.00
No cover image available

Grenada: Revolution in the Caribbean

by Manuel & Pulley, Andrew, Sam

Seller
Madden Books
Edition
F
Item Price
$18.00

Show Details

Description:
Pamphlet 16mo VG/-- 1st Ed. 35 pages. 1st print. Interview of Pulley (of SWP) and Manuel - both of whom visited Granada and interviewed Maurice Bishop - about the nature of the Grenada revolution.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$18.00
No cover image available

The Queens of England

by Softly, Barbara

Seller
Madden Books
Edition
F
Item Price
$5.25

Show Details

Description:
HB 8vo VG/VG Illustrated. Bibliography. 128 pages. 1st printing thus. Red boards with black letters. Bright, clean covers + spine; owner name on fpd; age darkening of text page edges; no other defects noted - tight, clean interior. DJ is bright, clean, w/o chips, tears or scratches.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$5.25
No cover image available

The Lesson of Germany: A Guide To Her History

by Eisler, Norden & Schreiner, Gerhart

Seller
Madden Books
Edition
F
Item Price
$14.00

Show Details

Description:
HB 8vo VG/FR 1st Ed. 222 pages. Brown cloth boards with black letters. Light rubbing at spine ends, not split or frayed; slight bump on bottom front cover edge; tight, clean. DJ is missing 2" piece at base of spine; has other tears, chips, rubbing marks.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$14.00
No cover image available

Show Details

Description:
Pamphlet 8vo G/-- 1st Ed. Illustrated. Index. 135 pages. Foxing on cover photo of I-91 construction work.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$6.50
No cover image available

An Almanac Of Liberty

by Douglas, William O

Seller
Madden Books
Edition
F
Item Price
$7.50

Show Details

Description:
HB 8vo VG/G- 1st Ed. 409 pages. Stated 1st. Black cloth boards with white and blue letters. Slight sunning at spine end; owner's name and date (small) on fpd; tight; clean. DJ is chipped along edges; few small tears; scuffed; tape repairs on inside face.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$7.50
No cover image available

Algeria Before The United Nations

by Alwan, Mohamed

Seller
Madden Books
Edition
F
Item Price
$9.50

Show Details

Description:
HB 12mo VG/-- 1st Ed. Index. Bibliography. 121 pages. Stated 1st. Black cloth boards with silver letters. Light sunning on backstrip and corner of front cover; ffep removed. Discussion of the French-Algeria colonial seperation during 1950s by the First Secretary of the Embassy of Iraq.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$9.50
No cover image available

Stalin: Great Lives Observed

by Rigby, Thomas Harold

Seller
Madden Books
Edition
F
Item Price
$7.00

Show Details

Description:
HB 8vo G/G 1st Ed. Bibliography. ExLib. 182 pages. 1st ed. Black cloth boards with white letters. DJ encased in library mylar. Library markings, rfep cut out. Selections from Stalin's speeches and writings aong with contemporary commentary.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$7.00
No cover image available

Show Details

Description:
Pamphlet 8vo G/-- 1st Ed. Illustrated. Index. 135 pages. Cover photo of High Street (current Oates-Hiler) home.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$6.50
No cover image available

Lenin and Problems of Literature

by Shcherbina, Vladimir

Seller
Madden Books
Edition
F
Item Price
$14.00

Show Details

Description:
HB 12mo VG/VG 1st Ed. 396 pages. 1st printing. Dark green leatherette boards with light green letters; ribbon marker. Tape ghosts on eps where DJ formerly taped; no other defects noted; bright, crips, clean. DJ is bright, clean; few minor chips at spine ends; faint tape ghosts on fold ins.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$14.00
No cover image available

Anne Frank: Beyond the Diary

by van der Rol & Verhoeven, Rian, Rund

Seller
Madden Books
Edition
F
Item Price
$4.25

Show Details

Description:
PB 8vo VG/-- Illustrated. Index. 113 pages. 1st printing thus. Faintly shelf-scuffed; no other defects noted - bright, tight, clean in & out. ISBN # 0140369260.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$4.25
No cover image available

Encyclopaedia of Ireland

by

Seller
Madden Books
Item Price
$7.00

Show Details

Description:
HB 4to G/G Illustrated. Index. ExLib. 463 pages. Dark blue boards with gilt letters. Some rubbing wear at spine ends and along cover bottom edges; library stamps on feps and tp; library matter on reps; stamps on text block top and bottom edges; tight; clean interior. DJ in mylar is pasted to fpd + rpd; some rubbing wear at lower… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$7.00
No cover image available

Show Details

Description:
HB 12mo VG/-- 1st Ed. Illustrated. Index. Bibliography. ExLib. 181 pages. 1st thus? "Living History Library". White cloth boards with battle scene color picture screened on, black letters. Library mylar cover; library markings.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$5.50
No cover image available

Kansas Populism: Ideas and Men

by Clanton, O. Gene

Seller
Madden Books
Edition
F
Item Price
$30.00

Show Details

Description:
HB 8vo NF/G+ 1st Ed. Illustrated. Index. Bibliography. 330 pages. Olive green cloth boards with white letters. Bright, tight, clean; no defects noted. DJ has 3 small tears (<.5") along top edges.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$30.00
No cover image available

Nelson Mandela: The Man and The Movement

by Benson, Mary

Seller
Madden Books
Item Price
$4.50

Show Details

Description:
HB 8vo VG/VG Illustrated. Index. Bibliography. 269 pages. BCE. White boards with quarter green cloth, gilt letters. Small ink lettering on fpd; no other defects noted; bright, tight, clean. DJ has few tiny chips at spine ends; bright, clean.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$4.50
No cover image available

Men Who Lead Labor

by Minton & Stuart, John, Bruce

Seller
Madden Books
Edition
F
Item Price
$6.50

Show Details

Description:
PB 12mo VG/PR 1st Ed. Illustrated. Index. Bibliography. 270 pages. Presume 1st printing. Wraps have very light wear; tight, clean. DJ is torn and laid in. Short bios of Wm. Green, Wm. Hutcheson, Edw. McGrady, John L. Lewis, Heywood Broun, A. Philip Randolph, Harry Bridges.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$6.50
No cover image available

Scotland, An Anthology

by Lindsay (ed), Maurice

Seller
Madden Books
Item Price
$9.50

Show Details

Description:
PB 8vo VG/-- Index. 479 pages. Very light handling wear to wraps; tight, clean; owner's name on inside front wrap. Writings by many people describing Scotland, its people, history, places, etc. Including: Walter Scott, Samuel Johnson, Mary Queen of Scots, Daniel Defoe, Prince Charles Stuart, Tobias Smollett, Boswell, R.L. Stevenson, Robert Burns, Carlyle, King James I, many others.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$9.50
No cover image available

Human Rights

by Davies (ed), Peter

Seller
Madden Books
Item Price
$9.00

Show Details

Description:
PB 12mo G/-- 163 pages. Light scuffing to wraps; crease at front wrap/spine hinge; ink-underlining noted on 3 pages; tight.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$9.00
No cover image available

Mirabeau

by Vallentin, Antonina

Seller
Madden Books
Edition
F
Item Price
$6.00

Show Details

Description:
HB 8vo G+/G- 1st Ed. Illustrated. Index. Bibliography. 542 pages. Blue cloth boards with gilt letters. Tight; clean; bp on fpd & "B" on spine - no other library marks. DJ is chipped along edges; one 1/4" closed tear; tape repaired on inner face at fore edge wrap-in.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$6.00
No cover image available

The Romantic Rebels

by Winwar, Frances

Seller
Madden Books
Edition
F
Item Price
$7.00

Show Details

Description:
HB 8vo G+/-- 1st Ed. Illustrated. Index. Bibliography. 507 pages. 1st ed? Red cloth covers with gilt design and letters. Light soiling to front cover; partial split to super at fly title, still tight.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$7.00