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cover of Vinland the Good (1946 William Morrow)

Vinland the Good (1946 William Morrow)

by Shute, Nevil.

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Published
1946
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Near Fine
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1st Am. ed.
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New York: William Morrow, 1946. 1st Am. ed. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Good+. 126 pages. Written in the form of a movie script, this is a retelling of the Norse sagas of Eric the Red and Lief Ericson and voyages to North America. Endpapers are grape colored maps of the North Atlantic and bordering lands. Grape patterned paper-covered boards… Read more
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cover of Reader's Digest Condensed Version of The Road to Serfdom with The Road to Serfdom in Cartoons

Reader's Digest Condensed Version of The Road to Serfdom with The Road to Serfdom in Cartoons

by Hayek, Friedrich A.

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Published
1999
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Fine
ISBN
9780255364584
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London: Institue of Econmic Affa, 1999. Paperback. Fine/Wraps. 48 pages. IEA reprint of the condensed, 29-page version printed by Reader's Digest in 1945. Also included is a 19-page version of The Road To Serfdom In Cartoons, published by Look Magazine taken from a pamphlet distributed by General Motors in their 'Thought Series' of tracts. Fine/Wraps. A perfect copy.… Read more
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cover of The Prince, the Crown and the Cash

The Prince, the Crown and the Cash

by Hughes, Emrys.

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Published
1969
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Good+
Edition
1st ed.
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London: Housmans, 1969. 1st ed. . Paperback. Good+/Wraps. 77 pages. Discusses the political and monetary aspects of the investiture of Britain's Prince Charles as the Prince of Wales in 1969. The author, a Member of Parliament, was opposed to the whole show. In yellow-orange card cover, with rose-colored titles. Good+/Wraps. Solid copy, no marks. Cover slightly darkened &… Read more
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cover of The Great Halifax Explosion

The Great Halifax Explosion

by Bacon, John U.

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Published
2017
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Near Fine
Edition
Reprint.
ISBN
9780062666536
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New York: William Morrow, 2017. Reprint. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. 418 pages. Story of the great destruction when a munitions ship exploded in Halifax Harbor during WW I. Flame red printed boards with a half-height dustjacket. Out of print in hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. Tight, without wear. Gift inscription on FFEP. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E4181.
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cover of 1494: How a Family Feud in Medieval Spain Divided the World in Half

1494: How a Family Feud in Medieval Spain Divided the World in Half

by Bown, Stephen R.

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Published
2012
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Am. ed.
ISBN
9780312616120
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New York: Thomas Dunne Books, 2012. 1st Am. ed. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 292 pages. As Spain and Portugal scuffled over possession of lands in the New World, Pope Alexander VI drew a line in the Atlantic to divide the world between them. Bibliography, timeline, and index. First printing of the American Edition. Near Fine/Near Fine. Tight,… Read more
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cover of Thomas Cromwell: A Revolutionary Life

Thomas Cromwell: A Revolutionary Life

by MacCulloch, Diarmaid.

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Published
2018
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Near Fine
Edition
1st ed.
ISBN
9780670025572
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New York: Viking, 2018. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. 728 pages. Biography of the man who stood by Henry VII, until the king had him beheaded. First edition. Near Fine/Fine. Tight, no wear. Has gift inscription on front free endpaper. Dustjacket is without wear. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E4183.
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cover of Leftism: From de Sade and Marx to Hitler and Marcuse

Leftism: From de Sade and Marx to Hitler and Marcuse

by von Kuehnelt-Leddihn, Erik.

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Published
1974
Condition
VG
Edition
1st ed.
ISBN
9780870001437
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$427.25

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New Rochelle: Arlington House, 1974. 1st ed. . Hardcover. VG/Good+. 653 pages. VG/Good+. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E4152.
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cover of Democratic Socialism: The Mass Left in Advanced Industrial Societies

Democratic Socialism: The Mass Left in Advanced Industrial Societies

by Denitch, Bogdan.

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Published
1981
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X-Lib Good+
Edition
1st ed.
ISBN
9780865980150
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Montclair NJ: Allanheld, Osmun & Co., 1981. 1st ed. . Hardcover. X-Lib Good+/No Jacket. 180 pages. History and prospects of the socialist left in Europe and elsewhere in 1981. X-Lib Good+/No Jacke. Former library copy with stamps & marks. A clean, solid copy. No dustjacket. Item #: E4071.
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cover of March of the Millennia: A Key to Looking at History

March of the Millennia: A Key to Looking at History

by Asimov, Isaac & Frank White.

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Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st ed.
ISBN
9780802711229
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New York: Walker and Company, 1991. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 196 pages. A comprehensive timeline extending from 8000 B.C. through A.D. 3000. Timeline graphic endpapers, index. Fine/Fine. Tight, no wear, no marks on book or dustjacket. Dustjacket is price-clipped. Item #: E4092.
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cover of Magna Carta: The Heritage of Liberty

Magna Carta: The Heritage of Liberty

by Pallister, Anne.

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Published
1994
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Fine
Edition
Collect ed.
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Norwalk: Easton Press, 1994. Collect ed. . LeatherBound. Fine/No Jacket. 133 pages. Red leather with gilt title and decoration. All edges gilt, orange moire endpapers and ribbon marker. Foreword for this edition by John McCauley. Collector's Edition. Fine/No Jacket. No wear, no marks. Item #: E3877.
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cover of The Story of Greece and Rome

The Story of Greece and Rome

by Spawforth, Tony.

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Published
2018
Condition
VG
Edition
1st ed.
ISBN
9780300217117
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$14.50

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New Haven: Yale Univ., 2018. 1st ed. . Hardcover. VG/VG. 375 pages. Story of Greece and Rome covering six thousand years...from the Late Bronze Age to the seventh century. Maps, section of color plates, index. White dustjacket with gilt title on spine. VG/VG. No wear, no marks, central section of pages creased from careless packing. Item #: E3794.
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cover of Secret Voyage of Sir Francis Drake 1577-1580

Secret Voyage of Sir Francis Drake 1577-1580

by Bawlf, Samuel.

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Published
2003
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st ed.
ISBN
9781550549775
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Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre, 2003. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. 400 pages. Taken from many sources, including contmporary accounts and maps, the author shows that Drake sailed all the way to Alaska in search of the western entrance to the fabled Northwest Passage. Black dustjacjet with portrait on front and white title on spine. Near Fine/Fine. Tight,… Read more
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cover of Canada: The Story of the Dominion (World's Best Histories)

Canada: The Story of the Dominion (World's Best Histories)

by Hopkins, J.Castell.

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Published
1901
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VG
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1st ed.
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New York: Co-operative Publication, 1901. 1st ed. . Hardcover. VG/No Jacket. 510 pages. A history of Canada from its early discovery and settlement to nineteen hundred. Ten inch by fourteen inch full-color folding map is tipped in. Black cloth-covered boards with red and white oak leaf and maple leaf design on front. Dull gilt title on spine with… Read more
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cover of An Introduction to the Industrial History of England

An Introduction to the Industrial History of England

by Usher, Abbott Payson.

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Published
1920
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Good
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1920. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 563 pages. Describes the evolution of craft work into wage-earner factory work during the industrial revolution. 529 pages plus 34 pages of references and index. Dark green cloth-covered boards with gilt title on spine. Good/No Jacket. Binding and hinges very firm. Several instances of underline in one chapter. Small owner bookplate.… Read more
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cover of Fifty Key Thinkers on History: Routledge Key Guides

Fifty Key Thinkers on History: Routledge Key Guides

by Hughes-Warrington, Marnie.

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Published
2000
Condition
VG
Edition
1st Am. ed.
ISBN
9780415169813
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New York: Routledge, 2000. 1st Am. ed. . Hardcover. VG/No Jacket. 363 pages. Essays on the work of historians from around 450 BC to modern times. Grey hardcover with black title on spine. VG/No Jacket. Scattered margin check-marks and pencil underline. No owner name. Tight with square corners. An inch long crescent torn off the edge of the… Read more
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cover of A History of Ancient Geography

A History of Ancient Geography

by Tozer, Henry Fanshawe.

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Published
2005
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Near Fine
Edition
Reprint.
ISBN
9781402149504
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Adamant Media Corp., 2005. Reprint. . Paperback. Near Fine/Wraps. 387 pages. An unabridged facsimile of the 1897 edition published by Cambridge University Press. Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, no wear, no marks. Item #: E3604.
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cover of Bright-Eyed Athena: Stories From Ancient Greece

Bright-Eyed Athena: Stories From Ancient Greece

by Woff, Richard.

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Published
1999
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Fine
Edition
Reprint.
ISBN
9780892365586
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Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 1999. Reprint. . Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. 48 pages. Greek myths interpreted for young readers, and illustrated with color photos of carvings, paintings, and decorations. Fine/No Jacket. Tight, no wear, no marks. Item #: E3567.
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cover of The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin Volume XXXVI, Number 1, Summer 1978: The Temple of Dendur

The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin Volume XXXVI, Number 1, Summer 1978: The Temple of Dendur

by Aldred, Cyril.

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Published
1978
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Near Fine
Edition
1st ed.
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New York: Metropolitan Museum of A, 1978. 1st ed. . Paperback. Near Fine/Wraps. 80 pages. Story of saving the ancient temple from flooding by the Aswan Dam, and its acquisition and reconstruction by the Metropolitan Museum. Stapled magazine format. Color and b/w photos throughout. Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, no marks. The only sign of wear is small corner bend… Read more
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cover of Area Handbook for the Federal Republic of Germany DA Pam 550-173

Area Handbook for the Federal Republic of Germany DA Pam 550-173

by Keefe, Eugene K.

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Published
1975
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Fine
Edition
1st ed.
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Washington D.C.: USGPO, 1975. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. 396 pages. One of a series of handbooks prepared by Foreign Area Studies of the American University. Useful to military and other personal for a description of government, culture, and land of a nation. Folding maps. Bibliography, glossary, and index. List of published Area Handbooks. Dark green cloth-covered… Read more
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cover of Area Handbook for Belgium DA Pam 550-170

Area Handbook for Belgium DA Pam 550-170

by Keefe, Eugene K.

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Published
1974
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st ed. [Stated].
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Washington D.C.: USGPO, 1974. 1st ed. [Stated].. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. 266 pages. One of a series of handbooks prepared by Foreign Area Studies of the American University. Useful to military and other personal for a description of government, culture, and land of a nation. Folding maps. Bibliography, glossary, and index. List of published Area Handbooks. Dark green cloth-covered… Read more
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