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The Fall of Constantinople 1453

by Runciman, Steven

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1965
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Cambridge: University Press, 1965. Second printing, 1965, same year as the first. Red cloth with dustjacket. The book is in good to very good condition with firm text block, clean pages, no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped [6.50] and would be very good if not for the sun-darkened and barely legible spine, light shelfwear,… Read more
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Turkey's Southern Shore: An Archaeological Guide

by Bean, George E.

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1968
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London: Ernest Benn Limited, 1968. First American edition, 1930. Illustrated with black and white plates. Dark blue cloth with dustjacket. Very good condition with light edge rubbing, good hinges, firm text block, clean pages with a name at the top of the front free endpaper, no other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is also in very… Read more
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Aegean Turkey: An Archaeological Guide

by Bean, George E.

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1966
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London: Ernest Benn Limited, 1966. First edition, 1930. Illustrated with black and white plates. Red cloth with dustjacket. Very good condition with light edge rubbing, good hinges, firm text block, clean pages with a name at the top of the front free endpaper, no other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is also in very good condition… Read more
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Mystic Italy. Brown University Colver Lectures Series

by Rostovtzeff, Michael I.

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1927
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Fair
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New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1927. First edition, 1927. Externally fair, internally good. Illustrated with black and white plates. Describes mystic tendencies in the population of Italy - and specifically Pompeii and Rome - based on interpretation of monuments and other archaeological finds. Tan hardcover with black cloth spine, no dustjacket. Covers smudged and worn at the edges, internally… Read more
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Weissenhof 1927 and the Modern Movement in Architecture

by Pommer, Richard; Otto, Christian F.

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Published
1991
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First Edition
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9780226675152
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Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1991. First edition, first printing, 1991. Burgundy cloth with dustjacket. About fine condition, good hinges, firm text block, clean pages, no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has some minor fading to the orange background, no chips or tears.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.… Read more
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Portuguese Plain Architecture: Between Spices and Diamonds, 1521-1706

by Kubler, George

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Published
1972
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9780819540454
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Middletown, CT: Wesleyan University, 1972. Stated first edition, 1972. Yellow cloth, illustrated dustjacket. Near fine condition with a light scattering of foxing to the top edge of the text block, good hinges, firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped [25.00] and is also near fine with no chips or tears.. First… Read more
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Political and Social Letters of a Lady of the Eighteenth Century 1721-1771

by Edited By Emily F. D.Osborn

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1891
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First Edition
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New York: Dodd Mead & Company, 1891. First edition, 1891. With four illustrations including frontis. Tan hardcover with paper spine label, 9.25 inches tall. Covers grubby, spotted and lightly chipped, good hinges, sound text block, upper corner of one illustration darkened, pages mainly clean with darkened untrimmed edges and a few instances of light foxing, no names or other markings..… Read more
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The Life of Henry Prince of Wales, Eldest Son of King James I

by Birch, Thomas

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1760
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London: A. Millar, 1760. First edition, 1760.. Attractively bound in full tan polished calf leather with armorial decoration in gilt on front and rear covers, raised spine bands with worn gilt decorated compartments, 552, [12] pages. Some uneven fading to the front cover, extremities rubbed, spine label absent but title legible by being impressed in the leather beneath, small chip… Read more
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I Was a Slave in Russia: An American Tells His Story

by Noble, John

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Published
1958
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New York: The Devin-Adair Company, 1958. First edition, 1958, with transmittal letter from the Chairman of the Federation of Hungarian Former Political Prisoners folded neatly at the front, along with a carbon copy of the response from Senator Purtell stapled to the front free endpaper, additional leaflet from the Media Foundation also at the front. Story of a Detroit native… Read more
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Pierre Mendes France

by Lacouture, Jean

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1984
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First US Edition
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9780841908567
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Teaneck, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Holmes & Meier Publishers, 1984. First American edition (1894). Good in very good dustjacket. Black hardcover, 486 pages. Binder's wrinkle at top of front cover, otherwise looks and feels near new, with firm binding, no names or other markings, dustjacket in mylar protector.. First US Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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We Can Hear the Yankee Drums Beating. Sim Carrington and the Bloody 6th North Carolina

by Schipke, Norman Carrington

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2001
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North Carolina: Self-published, 2001. First edition, 2001, signed by the author on the front free endpaper. The true story of Arthur Simeon "Sim" Carrington and the 6th North Carolina Regiment during the Civil War, together with experience of he and his cousin William Preston Mangum at major battles and as a POW. Gray cloth printed in gilt, with dustjacket. Fine… Read more
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Sea Power and Freedom: A Historical Stucy

by Fiennes, Gerard

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Published
1918
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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1918. First edition, 1918. Illustrated with black and white plates. Maroon cloth, no dustjacket. Vry good condition with light rubbing to corners and spine ends, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Some Survived: An Epic Account of Japanese Captivity During World War II

by Lawton, Manny

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Published
1984
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First Edition
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9780912697130
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Chapel Hill, NC: Algonquin Books, 1984. First edition, 1984. Black hardcover with dustjacket. The book is in very good condition with a light scattering of speckling to the top edge of the text block, firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustajcket is not priceclipped [16.95] and is also very good with no chips or… Read more
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On the Corruption of Morals in Russia

by Shcherbatov, M. M.

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Published
1969
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First Edition
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9780521073134
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Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1969. First edition, 1969. Important work on the social and political history of 19th century Russia. Blue cloth with dustjacket. Very good condition with good hinges, firm text block, very clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped [16.50] and is also very good with a trace of… Read more
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Broken Beads: The Story of Concordia A. Gregorieff During the Days of Imperial Russia

by Polly Williams Zarella

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Published
2000
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780970505309
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Hartford, CT: Houndstooth Press, 2000. First edition, first printing, 2000. Purple cloth with dustjacket. The book is in fine condition, looks and feels new and unread, no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is very good with some very minor shelfwear, no chips or tears.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.… Read more
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Prisoners of the Tower of London. Being an Account of Some Who at Divers Times lay Captive within Its Walls

by Brooke-Hunt, Violet

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1901
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New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., 1901. Second American edition, 1901. Externally fair to good, internally good to very good. Dark green cloth printed in gilt, top edge gilt, tissue-protected frontis plate of the Tower of London, additional black and white plates, title page in black and red, no dustjacket, possibly as issued. Covers rubbed with wear mainly to… Read more
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The Seven Great Monarchies of the Ancient Eastern World. Volume I: Chaldaea, Assyria. Edition De Luxe

by Rawlinson, George

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1880
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New York, Philadelphia and Chicago: The Nottingham Society, 1880. Undated, ca. 1880. Single volume from Edition De Luxe of Rawlinson's works, limited to 1000 copies (this copy no. 236). Illustrated throughout with maps, diagrams, illustrations. Folding map at front. Rebound with bright red leather spine over marbled boards, top edges gilt, about 8.5 inches tall. Externally very good with light… Read more
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The Seven Great Monarchies of the Ancient Eastern World. Volume III: Parthis, New Persia. Edition De Luxe

by Rawlinson, George

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1880
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New York, Philadelphia and Chicago: The Nottingham Society, 1880. Undated, ca. 1880. Single volume from Edition De Luxe of Rawlinson's works, limited to 1000 copies. Illustrated throughout with maps, diagrams, illustrations. Double page map at front. Rebound with bright red leather spine over marbled boards, top edges gilt, about 8.5 inches tall. Externally very good with light rubbing to the… Read more
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Behind the German Lines. A Narrative of the Everyday Life of an American Prisoner of War

by Ellinwood, Relph E.

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Published
1920
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First Edition
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New York: The Knickerbocker Press, 1920. First edition, 1920. Green cloth printed in gilt, tissue protected frontis portrait of the author in uniform, no dustjacket, possibly as issued. Some wear to the corners and spine ends, good hinges, sound text block, name neatly written on front free endpaper, pages clean with no other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.… Read more
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Harold: The Last of the Saxon Kings

by Lytton, Sir Edward Bulwer (1803-1873)

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1876
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London: George Routledge & Son, 1876. Title page dated 1876. Three quarter red morocco leather over marbled boards, raised spine bands, gilt spine lettering, all edges marbled, marbled endpapers, frontis engraving. Covers rubbed with additional wear to the extremities, spine darkened, joints good, front hinge internally lightly cracked but very secure, text block sound, armorial bookplate of Frederick Collins Wilson… Read more
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