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Historical Origins and Historical Critiques

by Shaw, Robert.

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Published
1892
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X-Lib VG
Edition
Revised ed.
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$48.50

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St. Louis: Nixon-Jones Printing Co., 1892. Revised ed. . Hardcover. X-Lib VG/No Jacket. 633 pages. Four books in one, each numbered separately, for a total of 633 pages. Historical overviews of areas in Asia, the Middle East, Egypt and the Mediterranean, plus Scotland. Black pebble-cloth covered boards with gilt title on spine. All edges are marbled. 1892 printing… Read more
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India Old and New, with a Memorial Address

by Hopkins, E. Washburn.

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Published
1902
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X-Lib Good+
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Reprint.
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$43.00

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New York: Scribners, 1902. Reprint. . Hardcover. X-Lib Good+/No Jacket. 342 pages. Seven papers on many aspects of India...religion, social and cultural issues, poetry and language. Very dark blue-green cloth-covered boards with gilt seal on front and gilt title on spine. X-Lib Good+/No Jacke. Former library copy, typical stamps & marks. Binding firm, minor separation near front hinge,… Read more
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A Short History of Iraq: From 636 to the Present

by Abdullah, Thabit A.J.

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Published
2003
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Near Fine
Edition
Reprint.
ISBN
9780582505797
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$12.50

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London: Pearson, 2003. Reprint. . Paperback. Near Fine/Wraps. 234 pages. History of Iraq up to U.S. and British invasion in April 2003. Two maps, bibliography, and index. Near Fine/Wraps. tight, no wear, no marks. Book is s little cocked. Item #: E3464.
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Imperial China 900-1800

by Mote, F.W.

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Published
1999
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st ed.
ISBN
9780674445154
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$60.50

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Cambridge: Harvard Univ., 1999. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 1107 pages. Comprehensive history of Chinese civilization and culture, shaped by itsrelation to outsiders. Orange boards, black cloth spine with gilt title in red block. Dustjacket has wrap-around illustration from sixteenth-century scroll of The Kangxi Emperor's Southern Inspection Tour by Wang Hui. Title in red block on front… Read more
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What We Did in Bed: A Horizontal History

by Fagan, Brian & Nadia Durrani.

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Published
2019
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st ed.
ISBN
9780300223880
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$21.50

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New Haven: Yale Univ., 2019. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 224 pages. A social history covering seventy thousand years of beds and their types and uses. Fine/Fine. No wear, no marks. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E3393.
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Ganges: The Many Pasts of an Indian River

by Sen, Sudipta.

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Published
2019
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st ed.
ISBN
9780300119169
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$20.00

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New Haven: Yale Univ., 2019. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 445 pages. A cultural, economic, political, and ecological history of India's sacred river. Near Fine/Near Fine. Tight, no marks. Dustjacket has small bump at upper front corner of spine. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E3391.
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The Exploration of the Caucasus, Volume I and Volume II (Second Edition)

by Freshfield, Douglas W.

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Published
1902
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X-Lib VG
Edition
2nd ed.
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$450.00

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London: Edward Arnold, 1902. 2nd ed. . Hardcover. X-Lib VG/No Jacket. 573 pages. Two volume set in dark green cloth-covered boards, leather spines with gilt titles. A library rebind. B/w photos, folding frontis view of the mountains, maps, and fold-out maps. 1902 second edition. Much on mountaineering, the peoples and cultures of the region, it's place in history… Read more
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London: Henry G. Bohn, 1854. 6th ed. . Hardcover. X-Lib Good+/No Jacket. 413 pages. History of the ancient world to about the fifth century of the current era. Index. Green cloth-covered boards with decorative embossing on front and back and gilt title on spine. A Volume in Heeren's Historical Researches. X-Lib Good+/No Jacke. Former library copy, typical stamps… Read more
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The History of Iceland

by Karlsson, Gunnar.

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Published
2000
Condition
VG
Edition
Reprint.
ISBN
9780816635894
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$15.00

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Minneapolis: Univ. Minnesota, 2000. Reprint. . Paperback. VG/Wraps. 418 pages. B/w illustrations, tables, and maps. Extensive bibliography and index. VG/Wraps. Tight, without wear, but underline scattered throughout book. Item #: E3266.
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Domesday Quest: In Search of the Roots of England

by Wood, Michael.

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Published
2005
Condition
VG
Edition
Reprint.
ISBN
9780563522744
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London: BBC Books, 2005. Reprint. . Paperback. VG/Wraps. 208 pages. Civil and social history of England in 1086, and the Anglo-Saxon, Roman, and Iron Age cultures that preceded the Norman king William the Conqueror. Color plates, glossary, bibliography, and index. VG/Wraps. Tight, unmarked, without external wear. One page has minimal damage from a bookmark. Item #: E3238.
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Greek Pictures Drawn with Pen and Pencil

by Mahaffy, J.P.

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Published
1890
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Good
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London: Religious Tract Society, 1890. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 224 pages. An illustrated travelog of journeys around Greece. At the end are 8 pages of illustrated ads for other books in the series. Rust-brown cloth-covered boards with gilt title and decorations on front and spine. All edges gilt. Much on architecture, art and culture. Good/No Jacket. Tight, square, unmarked.… Read more
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A Short History of Ancient Times (revised edition)

by Myers, Philip Van Ness.

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Published
1922
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Good+
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Reprint.
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Boston: Ginn & Co., 1922. Reprint. . Hardcover. Good+/No Jacket. 291 pages. This book consists of the first half of Myers second revised 'General History' with only changes necessary to make it independent. Eleven color maps and five sketch maps. Sources, index, and pronouncing vocabulary. Green cloth-covered boards, black titles on front and spine. Good+/No Jacket. Binding firm,… Read more
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The Russian Revolution

by Levine, Isaac Don.

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Published
1917
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Good+
Edition
1st ed.
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$34.50

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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1917. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Good+/Poor. 280 pages. Contemporary history of the Russian Revolution, when it was thought to be a good thing. Red cloth-covered boards with dull gilt title and shield-shaped decoration on front. Yellow and black dustjacket. Four b/w portraits of people important to the history. Good+/Poor. First edition per Harper… Read more
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By Pike and Dyke: A Tale of the Rise of the Dutch Republic

by Henty, G.A.

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Published
1910
Condition
VG
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Reprint.
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New York: The Federal Book Company, 1910. Reprint. . Hardcover. VG/No Jacket. 414 pages. Tan cloth-covered boards with red and black military illustrations on frontand swords on spine. Undated, but circa 1910. VG/No Jacket. Binding and hinges secure, two owner names 'from PaPa'. Spine ends lightly worn, corners square. All edges dyed greenish. Item #: E2931.
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Genova Come Era 1870-1915

by Frassati, Luciana.

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Published
1992
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Fine
Edition
Reprint.
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Genoa: Grafica L.P., 1992. Reprint. . Hardcover. Fine/VG. 314 pages. A pictorial record of Genoa as it was 1870-1915. Dedicated to the city in memory of the fifth centenary of the great enterprise of Christopher Columbus. Light grey cloth-covered boards with bright gilt crest on front and title on spine. B/w and color illustrations throughout. Index. Pictorial dustjacket… Read more
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English Leadership: English Leadings in Modern History

by Larned, J.N.

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Published
1918
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VG
Edition
1st ed.
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Springfield MA: C.A. Nichols Company, 1918. 1st ed. . Hardcover. VG/Fair. 400 pages. Essays on the contributions of English-speaking people in the areas of government, literature, law, and science. Green cloth-covered boards with gilt title on spine. Introduction by William Howard Taft. Sepia-tone illustration of English and American icons on front of dustjacket. VG/Fair. Very firm binding and… Read more
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The Bolsheviki and World Peace

by Trotzky, Leon [Trotsky].

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Published
1918
Condition
Good
Edition
1st ed.
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New York: Boni and Liveright, 1918. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 239 pages. Dark blue/black cloth-covered boards with red title on front and spine. Introduction by Lincoln Steffens. First edition. Good/No Jacket. Firm binding. No name or marks. Edges darkened and foxed. Corners bumped, one worn through. Spine ends softened. Covers have stained areas. Item #: E2795.
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Shorter Atlas of Western Civilization

by Van Der Meer, F. & G. Lemmens.

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Published
1967
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Am. ed.
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$16.00

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London: Thomas Nelson, 1967. 1st Am. ed. . Hardcover. Near Fine/VG. 224 pages. First printing of the English translation of 1964 Dutch publication. Nineteen colorful maps, 244 b/w photos and drawings. Index. Rose cloth-covered boards, bright gilt title on spine. Gold dustjacket with colorful illustration and black titles. Near Fine/VG. Tight, no wear or marks. Dustjacket has minor… Read more
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Indian Unrest

by Chirol, Valentine.

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Published
1910
Condition
Good
Edition
1st ed.
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$26.50

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London: MacMillan nd Co., Limite, 1910. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 371 pages. Collection of articles first published in the London Times, about Indian unrest under British rule. Notes and index. Maroon cloth-covered boards with gilt title on spine. Good/No Jacket. Tight, owner bookplate, stamp, and notation "London, England 12/20/46" on FFEP. Foxing, especially edges and endpapers.… Read more
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The Politics of Congo-Brazzaville (SIGNED)

by Gauze, Rene.

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Published
1973
Condition
VG
Edition
1st ed.
ISBN
9780817912918
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$25.00

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Stanford, CA: Hoover Inst./Stanford Un, 1973. 1st ed. . Hardcover. VG/No Jacket. 283 pages. Inscribed to original owner in French, and signed by the author on the FFEP. Translation, editing, and supplement by Virginia Thompson and Richard Adloff. Map, biographical appendix, bibliography, and index. Green cloth-covered boards with silver title on front and spine. Uncommon. VG/No Jacket. Tight,… Read more
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