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The Great Charter: Four Essays on Magna Carta and the History of Our Liberty

By Thorne, Samuel E. William H. Dunham Jr. Philip B. Kurland & Ivor Jennings

New York: Pantheon Books. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1965. 2nd Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket, book has mild tanning on the blank end-papers and bottom edge, the binding is tight and clean and the contents are fine, the jacket is price-clipped, has one short edge-tear, and moderate rubbing to the surface, the jacket is clean and remains presentable and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included .

$14.00

Geographical Dictionary, or Universal Gazetteer; Ancient and Modern: Volume II (2)

By Worcester, J. E.

Salem: Henry Whipple. Good. 1817. Hardcover. Hardcover, original edition, please note that this is Volume 2 only of a 2-volume set and covers alphabetical entries MAA through ZYT, the original leather binding is quite worn and the front cover is hanging on by a thread, a Trinity College bookplate is present on the inside of the front cover, the text is clean and well-preserved, also contains a section of "Errors and Omissions" and an Appendix .

$29.00

Friends and Enemies: The United States, China, and the Soviet Union, 1948-1972

By Chang, Gordon H.

Stanford University Press. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1990. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 0804715653 . Hardcover with dustjacket, book is in excellent condition, no remarkable flaws, jacket has a bit of edge-rubbing, a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, crisp, clean copy of this scholarly study based on primary sources, publisher's review slip is included ; ; 383 pages .

$17.00

Eighteenth Century Life: Unauthorized Sexual Behavior During the Enlightenment

By MacCubbin, Robert P. (editor)

Tri-Annually By the College of William & Mary. Fine. 1985. Trade Paperback. Large paperback in excellent condition, no remarkable flaws to this clean, attractive copy, 260 pages, articles by several authors, "addresses sexual phenomena that during the 18th century were for one reason or another outside the legal or sanctified systems of acceptability - most notably unwed heterosexual domesticity, masturbation, prostitution, libertinism, homosexuality, erotic literature (from the metaphorically indirect to the explicitly obscene) " .

$34.00

Illustrated History of the Reformation

By Thulin, Oskar (editor)

St. Louis: Concordia Publishing House. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1967. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket, the former owner's bookplate is present on the inside of the front cover, else excellent condition, the jacket is also in excellent condition with no remarkable flaws and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, 327 pages, many illustrations, includes a bibliography, "Limited Edition" stated on jacket, published on the 450th anniversary of the posting of the Wittenberg theses .

$34.00

Bones for the Archaeologist

By Cornwall, I. W.

London: Phoenix House. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1964. 3rd Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket, "...fully indexed and has a frontispiece and 60 line illustrations in text," book is in excellent condition with two minor flaws: an ownership stamp and price in ink on the front end-paper, the yellow jacket is clean and bright, it is price-clipped and has one short edge-tear, a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, nice copy .

$18.00

The Child in Human Progress

By Payne, George Henry

G. P. Putnam's Sons. Very Good. 1916. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Hardcover, no dustjacket, 400 pages + 2 pages of ads for other books, includes a bibliography and 40 illustrations, a history of the child in different cultures, the former owner's bookplate and name are present on the front end-papers and the cover has mild edge-rubbing at the corners and spine-ends, a clean copy with a tight, square binding, fine contents, and no significant flaws .

$15.00

History of the Reformation of the Sixteenth Century: Volumes 1-5

By D'Aubigne, J. H. Merle

New York: Hurst & Company. Very Good. 9999. Hardcovers. 5 hardcover volumes, no publishing date, this translation "carefully revised by Dr. Daubigne, who has also made various additions not hitherto published," all volumes show mild wear to the corners and spine-ends, some soiling here and there, moderate foxing to the outer page-edges, the bindings are tight and square and the contents are fine, all in all a presentable set, 2,305 pages total, Volume 5 includes the Index .

$68.00

The Story of Writing

By Jackson, Donald

England: Calligraphy Centre. Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1981. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 095226210X . Hardcover with dustjacket, book looks new, no remarkable flaws, the background color of the jacket is sunned from yellow to off-white on the spine and front panel, the jacket is clean and attractive, there are no other remarkable flaws, the original price is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, beautifully-illustrated throughout, includes a bibliography; ; 176 pages .

$12.00

The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D. Together with a Tour to the Hebrides: Three Volumes

By Boswell, James & Percy Fitzgerald (editor)

London: George Allen & Unwin, Ltd.. Very Good. 1924. Hardcovers. Complete in 3 volumes, dark blue bindings, no dustjackets, "A reprint of the first edition to which are added Mr. Boswell's corrections and additions, issued in 1792; the variations of the second edition, with some of the author's notes prepared for the third...Second edition with a preface by the editor, and a Boswell bibliography by H. R. Tedder, F. S. A." All three volumes are clean and pleasing to the eye, some mild rubbing at the corners and spine-ends but no major flaws, bindings are tight and square, contents are fine, looks great on the shelf with bright gold spine-titles .

$39.00

The U. S. Grinnell Expedition in Search of Sir John Franklin: A Personal Narrative

By Kane, Elisha Kent

New York: Harper & Brothers. Very Good. 1854. 2nd Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover, no dustjacket, brown cloth with illustration in gold of a ship on front cover and spine, 552 pages, many in-text illustrations and three maps, including one folding, nice clean copy with the following flaws: the protective tissue-guards are tanned but present, the blank yellow end-papers are discolored, mild scattered foxing on a small number of pages and quite insignificant overall, the cloth spine is faded and there is a small amount of edge-wear at the corner-tips and top of spine, the binding is tight and square .

$74.00

Journey to Livingstone: Exploration of an Imperial Myth

By Holmes, Timothy

Edinburgh: Canongate Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1993. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 0862414024 . Hardcover with dustjacket, this is a fine gift copy, book and jacket are in excellent condition, there are no remarkable flaws, the original price is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, illustrations and maps, includes a select bibliography, "takes Livingstone from his birth in Blantyre, Lanarkshire, to his death beside a swamp in central Africa, and finally to his posthumous apotheosis" ; ; 366 pages .

$25.00

Britain, India and the Arabs, 1914-1921
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Britain, India and the Arabs, 1914-1921

By Busch, Briton Cooper

University of California Press. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1971. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 0520018214 . Hardcover with dustjacket, book is in excellent condition, a mild corner-bump at the bottom of the back cover is the only remarkable flaw, the jacket is price-clipped and has a short open tear on the front fold, the jacket is clean and presentable and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, "Richly detailed and based on impressive documentation, this work provides the first full treatment of the complex shaping and execution of British policies in the Arab world during and immediately after World War I," 522 pages, includes a map and a bibliography .

$39.00

The Doctors Who Conquered Yellow Fever

By Hill, Ralph Nading

New York: Random House. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1957. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket, first printing as stated on copyright page, nice copy of this collectible volume, number 78 in the "Landmark" series, book is in excellent condition with no remarkable flaws, jacket has mild edge-wear at the spine-tips and a couple of inconspicuous short edge-tears, the jacket is very attractive overall, the original price (195) is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included .

$124.00

The Wandering Jew: Three Volumes
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The Wandering Jew: Three Volumes

By Sue, Eugene

New York & Boston: H. M. Caldwell Company. Near Fine. 9999. Hardcovers. Complete set, six volumes in three nicely-illustrated green cloth bindings, top edges gilt, illustrated, including a frontis plate with the original protective tissue guard in each volume, no publishing date, this "Dagobert Edition is clean inside and out, an attractive bookplate is present on the inside of the front covers, mild rubbing at the corners, front hinge of volume one has a bit of play, all flaws are minor, would make a nice gift set .

$59.00

The Ordeal of Elizabeth Marsh:   A Woman in World History
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The Ordeal of Elizabeth Marsh: A Woman in World History

By Colley, Linda

Pantheon. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2007. 1st American Edition. Hardcover. 9780375421532 . Hardcover with dustjacket, first American printing as stated and as indicated by the publisher's "2" in the number line on copyright page (this publisher did not use a "1") This copy is signed by the author on the title page, both the book and jacket are in excellent condition, there are no remarkable flaws, the original price is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, illustrated in color; ; 363 pages; Signed by Author .

$14.00

Elephant over the Alps

By Pilkington, Cynthia

London, England: MacMillan & Company , Ltd.. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1961. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket, story of an expedition with an elephant to follow the trail of Hannibal's journey through the wild countryside of Gaul and over the unknown Alps, illustrated with photos and a map, book is in excellent condition, no remarkable flaws, jacket is price-clipped and has a few tiny edge-tears, the publisher's label is present on the spine, the jacket is clean and presentable and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included .

$18.00

From Babylon to Timbuktu: A History of the Anncient Black Races Including Black Hebrews

By Windsor, Rudolph

New York: Exposition Press. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1969. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket, first printing as stated on copyright page, book is in excellent condition, no remarkable flaws, jacket has a couple of short edge-tears at top of spine and is very slighty faded on the spine, the jacket is clean and pleasing to the eye overall, the original price (6.00) is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, "civilization Itself began with the black races of Africa and Asia, including the Hebrews, who in biblical times were jet black," 151 pages, inclues a list of sources .

$79.00

The Sage of Waterloo:   A Tale
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The Sage of Waterloo: A Tale

By Francombe, Leona

New York: W. W. Norton & Company. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2015. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 9780393246919 . Hardcover with dustjacket, first printing as indicated by the publisher's "1" in the number line on copyright page, book is in excellent condition with one minor flaw only: the former owner's name on the first blank end-paper, the jacket is also in excellent condition and has no remarkable flaws, the original price is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included; 224 pages .

$16.00

Early Maps of North America

By Lunny, Robert M.

Newark, New Jersey: New Jersey Historical Society. Fine. 1961. 1st Edition. Trade Paperback. Large paperback in excellent condition, no remarkable flaws to this clean, attractive copy, 48 pages .

$9.00

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