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Trial of Sir Roger Casement
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Trial of Sir Roger Casement

By Knott, George H. (editor)

Philadelphia: Cromarty Law Book Company. Good with no dust jacket; Library stamps and markings, boards heavily worn, split along left side of backstrip, waterstains at lower corner of . text.. 1917. Hardcover. xl, 304pp. Several photos. Red cloth. ; Ex-Library .

$35.00

The History of the Great Rebellion
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The History of the Great Rebellion

By Hyde, Edward (Earl of Clarendon) ; Lockyer, Roger (editor)

London: Oxford University Press for the Folio Society. Very Good with no dust jacket; Lacks slipcase.. 1967. Hardcover. Elaborately gilt-decorated navy cloth. Illustrations. Illustrated endpapers. ; 469 pages .

$20.00

My Balkan Tour:  An Account of Some Journeyings and Adventures in the Near  East Together with a Descriptive and Historical Account of Bosnia and  Herzegovina, Dalmatia, Croatia and the Kingdom of Montenegro
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My Balkan Tour: An Account of Some Journeyings and Adventures in the Near East Together with a Descriptive and Historical Account of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Dalmatia, Croatia and the Kingdom of Montenegro

By Trevor, Roy

London: John Lane, the Bodley Head. Very Good with no dust jacket; Hinges cracked, boards rubbed, owner signature on front flyleaf, foxing to endpapers. 1911. First Edition. Hardcover. Green cloth with green heraldic designs and titles stamped in gilt on front boards and spine. Top edges gilt. xxxv, 472pp, index. Folding map at rear. Frontispiece illustration and 104 photograph plates. Three years before World War I broke out, the author and his new bride took an automobile tour around the Balkans. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$125.00

Britannia:  A History of Roman Britain
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Britannia: A History of Roman Britain

By Frere, Sheppard

London and New York: Routledge and Kegan Paul. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket scuffed, remainder marks on . page bottoms.. 1987. Third Edition. Hardcover. 0710212151 . xvi, 423pp + 32 photo plates. Maps, notes, select bibliography. .

$12.00

Medieval Artefacts:  Catalogue and Price Guide
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Medieval Artefacts: Catalogue and Price Guide

By Mills, Nigel

Witham, Essex, UK: Greenlight Publishing. Very Good; Small scuff to front covers.. 1999. Softcover. 1897738277 . Well-illustrated catalogue of medieval artifacts, including buckles, rings, thimbles, knives, edged weapons, religious objects, buttons, pilgrim badges, and other items. Many color photos. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 114 pages .

$35.00

Cannes:  Son Climat etsSons Promenades
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Cannes: Son Climat etsSons Promenades

By de'Valcourt, le Dr.; Petit, Victor

Cannes, France: Robaudy Libraire. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, corners rounded, heraldic bookplate on front pastedown (Rowland Hazard), light foxing throughout.. 1878. Third Edition. Hardcover. Brick red cloth with designs and lettering in black on boards and in black and gilt on spine. Frontispiece folding view of a coastal view of the city of Cannes on the French Riviera. Six folding charts at rear with meteorological information, handcolored in blue. Text in French. A book touting the beneficial climate of Cannes for medical patients, description of geology, vegetation, historic sites, promenades and nearby tourist excursions. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 343 pages .

$40.00

The Law of Civilization and Decay:  An Essay on History
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The Law of Civilization and Decay: An Essay on History

By Adams, Brooks

London: Swan Sonnenschein & Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards moderately worn, small white spot on . rear boards, pages lightly toned.. 1895. First Edition. Hardcover. Maroon cloth. Titles in gilt on spine. x, 302pp, index. Owner bookplate (Major Patrick Laughlin) and nameplate (Herbert B. Turner, Englewood, NJ) , and bookseller label (Robert Beall, Washington, DC) on front pastedown. The Adams family scion provides his hypothesis about the waxing and waning of global civilizations based on the laws of physics, noting in his preface: ...when a highly centralized society disintegrates, under the pressure of economic competition, it is because the energy of the race has been exhausted. Consequently, the survivors of such a race lack the power necessary for renewed concentration, and must probably remain inert, until supplied with fresh energetic material by the infusion of barbarian blood. .

$100.00

A Study of History (Six Volumes)
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A Study of History (Six Volumes)

By Toynbee, Arnold J.

London: Oxford University Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jackets price-clipped, soiled, sunned and . tattered, page bottoms soiled in Vol. II, endpapers foxed in Vol. III, . front hinge cracked in Vol. IV, penciled notes on rear free endpaper of . Vol. IV. Some bumped corners.. 1939. Hardcover. 1939 printings of Volumes I - VI. This history set would later encompass twelve volumes, with the publication of the final volume in 1961. Uniformly bound in green cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spines. Handsome engraved owner bookplate (Harris Elliott Kirk) on front pastedown. Vol. I: second edition, second printing, xvi, 484pp; Vol. II: second edition, second printing, vii, 452pp; Vol. III: second edition, second printing, vi, 551pp; Vol. IV: first edition, first printing, xvi, 656pp; Vol. V: first edition, first printing, vi, 712pp; Vol. VI: first edition, first printing, vi, 633pp. .

$300.00

A History of the Anglo-Saxons (Volumes I and II)
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A History of the Anglo-Saxons (Volumes I and II)

By Hodgkin, R. H.

Oxford, England: Clarendon Press. Good with no dust jacket; Library stamps and deaccession markings, boards . sunned and dampstained.. 1935. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth. Many plates and illustrations, folding maps. Volume I: xxvii, 382 pages; Volume II: xii, 383-748 pages. ; Ex-Library .

$35.00

The Crescent and the Cross:  The Fall of Byzantium: May, 1453
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The Crescent and the Cross: The Fall of Byzantium: May, 1453

By Dereksen, David

NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Good in Good dust jacket; Some underlining, owner name on front free . endpaper, jacket tattered and toned.. 1964. Later Printing. Hardcover. Red cloth. Map endpapers. Dynastic table, bibliographical note, index. ; 315 pages .

$15.00

British Strategy in the Far East, 1919-1939
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British Strategy in the Far East, 1919-1939

By Louis, William Roger

Oxford, England: Clarendon Press. Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, edges foxed.. 1971. First Edition. Hardcover. 0198223463 . Index, bibliography. Navy cloth binding. ; 284 pages .

$30.00

Mussolini, the Wild Man of Europe
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Mussolini, the Wild Man of Europe

By Bond, John

Washington DC: Independent Publishing Co.. Good with no dust jacket; Waterstain and rippling at lower corner of text . block, owner name on title page.. 1929. Hardcover. Black cloth binding with b/w photo of Mussolini on horseback inset on front boards. Many black and whtite photos. An unsympathetic biography of the Italian Fascist leader. ; 206 pages .

$15.00

English Farming:  Past and Present
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English Farming: Past and Present

By Ernle, Lord

London: Longmans, Green & Company. Good with no dust jacket; Usual library stamps and markings, some penciled . underlining.. 1922. Third Edition. Hardcover. Rebound in black cloth. xvi, 504pp. Index.; Ex-Library .

$20.00

Tudor Renaissance
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Tudor Renaissance

By Lees-Milne, James

London: B. T. Batsford Ltd.. Good in Good dust jacket; Boards soiled, endpapers and page edges foxed. . Jacket price-clipped, foxed, and chipped and has tape repairs.. 1951. First Printing. Hardcover. Tan cloth with pink topstain. x, 152 pages. Color frontispiece, black and white illustrations and photos, and index. A detailed study of sculpture, painting, and architecture in England from 1485-1603. ; The British Art and Building Series .

$15.00

The Evolution of the English Farm
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The Evolution of the English Farm

By Seebohm, M. E.

Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. Good with no dust jacket; Usual library stamps and markings, boards rubbed . and sunned.. 1927. First Edition. Hardcover. Navy cloth. Index, bibliography, illustrations. ; Ex-Library; 376 pages .

$25.00

The Mediterranean and the Mediterranean World in the Age of Philip II  (Vol. II Only)
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The Mediterranean and the Mediterranean World in the Age of Philip II (Vol. II Only)

By Braudel, Fernand

London: Collins. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Page edges foxed, price sticker on . front endpaper, jacket price-clipped.. 1974. Second Printing. Hardcover. 0002115409 . Red cloth. Black and white illustrations, maps, sources, and indexes. Volume II of a two-volume set. Comprises pages 649 - 1375 of this all-encompassing history of the Mediterranean region. ; 726 pages .

$15.00

The Sword and Sceptre, Vol. II:  The European Powers and the Wilhelminian  Empire 1890-1914
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The Sword and Sceptre, Vol. II: The European Powers and the Wilhelminian Empire 1890-1914

By Ritter, Gerhard

London: Allen Lane, the Penguin Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed.. 1972. Hardcover. 071390285X . Translated from the German by Heinz Norden. Gray linen binding. Index, notes. ; 328 pages .

$25.00

The Sword and Sceptre, Vol. I:  The Prussian Tradition, 1740-1890
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The Sword and Sceptre, Vol. I: The Prussian Tradition, 1740-1890

By Ritter, Gerhard

London: Allen Lane, the Penguin Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed.. 1972. Hardcover. 0713902841 . Translated from the German by Heinz Norden. Gray linen binding. Index, notes. ; 338 pages .

$25.00

England in 1815 As Seen by a Young Boston Merchant,  Being the Reflections  and Comments of Joseph Ballard on a Trip through Great Britain in the Year  of Waterloo
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England in 1815 As Seen by a Young Boston Merchant, Being the Reflections and Comments of Joseph Ballard on a Trip through Great Britain in the Year of Waterloo

By Ballard, Joseph

Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Covers scuffed.. 1913. Limited Edition. Hardcover. One of 525 numbered copies. Several illustrations. Cloth-backed boards with printed paper spine label. ; 181 pages .

$15.00

Imperial Germany and the Industrial Revolution
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Imperial Germany and the Industrial Revolution

By Veblen, Thorstein

NY: The Viking Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine sunned, boards rubbed, blank label on front pastedown endpaper, edges foxed.. 1939. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Introduction by Dr. Joseph Dorfman. Green cloth. xxi, 343pp. .

$25.00

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