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Black '47 and Beyond: The Great Irish Famine in History, Economy, and Memory
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Black '47 and Beyond: The Great Irish Famine in History, Economy, and Memory

By O Grada, Cormac.

Princeton: Princeton Univ., 1999. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 302 pages. Study of economic and social impact of the famine. First edition. Fine/Fine. No wear, no name or marks. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E2022.

$19.00

Mapping the Great Irish Famine: A Survey of the Famine Decades
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Mapping the Great Irish Famine: A Survey of the Famine Decades

By Kennedy, Liam & Paul S. Ell.

Portland OR: Four Courts Press, 1999. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 220 pages. Maps and charts highlight the changes in Irish economy, culture, and social structure caused by the famine. Fine/Near Fine. Book has no wear, no marks. Item #: E1996.

$16.50

History of Britain & Ireland: The Definitive Visual Guide
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History of Britain & Ireland: The Definitive Visual Guide

By Dorling Kindersley.

London: Dorling Kindersley, 2011. 1st Am. ed. . Paperback. Fine/Wraps. 400 pages. Hundreds of color images illustrate this trip through British history; social, cultural, military, and economic. Fine/Wraps. No sign of use or handling. Item #: E2009.

$21.45

The Great Famine: Ireland's Agony 1845-1852
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The Great Famine: Ireland's Agony 1845-1852

By Murchadha, Ciaran O.

London: Continuum, 2011. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 252 pages. A social history of disaster caused by potato crop failure and government fumbling. First edition. Fine/Fine. No wear, no name or marks. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E2016.

$19.00

The Great Household in Late Medieval England
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The Great Household in Late Medieval England

By Woolgar, C. M.

New Haven: Yale Univ., 1999. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 254 pages. Explores fascinating details of daily life in the great houses of medieval England. Fine/Fine. No wear, no name or marks. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E2019.

$19.50

The Plantagenets: The Warrior Kings and Queens Who Made England
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The Plantagenets: The Warrior Kings and Queens Who Made England

By Jones, Dan.

New York: Viking, 2012. Book Club ed. . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 534 pages. A great read on the 300+ year reign of this often bloody & brutal royal family & its descendants. B/w photos & illustrations. Indexed. Fine/Fine. A beautiful copy. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E1970.

$18.50

The Fugger News-Letters: Being a Selection of Unpublished Letters from the Correspondents of the House of Fugger during Years 1586-1605
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The Fugger News-Letters: Being a Selection of Unpublished Letters from the Correspondents of the House of Fugger during Years 1586-1605

By von Klarwill (editor), Victor.

New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1926. Reprint. . Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 284 pages. Thirty b/w illustrations. Black cloth-covered boards with gilt title on spine and gilt top edge. The letters functioned as global situation updates to help in direction of the Fugger family's far-flung business enterprises, but also are a social commentary. Near Fine/No Jacket. Tight, square corners, owner initials and date on title page. Item #: E1908.

$15.50

What of the Night?: A Review of World Affairs (SIGNED)
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What of the Night?: A Review of World Affairs (SIGNED)

By Klein, Ernest L.

New York: Farrar, Straus and Young, 1951. 1st ed. . Hardcover. VG/VG. 268 pages. Author's evaluation of America's role in world affairs as the Cold War was heating up. Inscribed to first owner, and signed by the author. VG/VG. Tight. square binding, sharp corners. Dustjacket has a short tear and related crease at top of front. $3.00 price intact on front flap.r Item #: E1774.

$15.00

Schooner Sunset: The Last British Sailing Coasters
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Schooner Sunset: The Last British Sailing Coasters

By Bennet, Douglas.

Annapolis: Naval Institute, 2001. 1st Am. ed. . Paperback. Fine/Wraps. 224 pages. B/w phots and detailed drawings augment this history of the last coastal sailing merchantmen. Editor David Clement provides a schedule of all schooner-rigged vessels still operational and registered prior to 1939. Index. Fine/Wraps. Tight, no wear, no owner marks. Item #: E1718.

$28.00

Illuminati: The Cult that Hijacked the World
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Illuminati: The Cult that Hijacked the World

By Makow, Henry.

Winnipeg Canada: Silas Green, 2011. Reprint. . Paperback. Near Fine/Wraps. 249 pages. Theory of world government. Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, no name. Item #: E1631.

$18.00

Counterinsurgency: Exposing the Myths of the New Way of War
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Counterinsurgency: Exposing the Myths of the New Way of War

By Porch, Douglas.

Cambridge: Cambridge University, 2013. Reprint. . Paperback. Good+/Wraps. 434 pages. The real truth of operations carried out in Africa, near East, Ireland, Vietnam, and Latin America. Good+/Wraps. Tight binding, no name or marks. No reader crease. Item #: E1644.

$22.50

The Sea Chart: The Illustrated History of Nautical Maps and Navigation Charts
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The Sea Chart: The Illustrated History of Nautical Maps and Navigation Charts

By Blake, John.

Edison NJ: Knickerbocker Press, 2004. 1st Am. ed. . Hardcover. VG/VG. 160 pages. Foreword by HRH The Duke of York. Color illustrations throughout. Bibliography and index. First American printing. VG/VG. Binding tight, no name or marks. Corners and spine ends have minor scuffing. Half-inch tear at upper rear flap-fold. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E1647.

$24.00

History of the Reign of Ferdinand and Isabella (in slipcase)
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History of the Reign of Ferdinand and Isabella (in slipcase)

By Orescott, William Hickling.

New York: Heritage Press, 1967. Reprint. . Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. 294 pages. Yellow-gold paper-covered boards bearing portrait of Isabella on front and Ferdinand on rear. Olive cloth spine with gilt title in red block. Yellow-gold paper-covered slipcase with coat of arms both sides, and publisher's Sandglass leaflet included. Map endpapers. Illustrated with four-color drawings by Lima de Freitas. Fine/No Jacket. Book has no wear, no owner name, and appears unread. Slipcase has no breaks, but rubbed-on smudges and small spot. Item #: E1586.

$17.50

With Fire and Sword
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With Fire and Sword

By Sienkiewicz, Henryk.

New York: Copernicus Society/Hippo, 1991. Reprint. . Hardcover. Good+/Good+. 1135 pages. Saga of 17th-century war and rebellion in Eastern Europe. Translated from Polish by W.S. Kuniczak, with a foreword by James A. Michener. Map endpapers. Good+/Good+. No name or writing, corners sharp. Dustjacket has a 2-inch mended tear from a half-inch chip on back. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E1552.

$32.00

Journals and Other Documents on the Life and Voyages of Christopher Columbus (in slipcase)
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Journals and Other Documents on the Life and Voyages of Christopher Columbus (in slipcase)

By Morison, Samuel Eliot.

New York: Heritage Press, 1963. Reprint. . Hardcover. VG/No Jacket. 417 pages. Translated and edited by Samuel Eliot Morison. Illustrated by Lima de Freitas. Map endpapers. Columbus chronology and index. Teal paper-covered slipcase and publisher's leaflet Sandglass included. VG/No Jacket. Book is tight, unmarked. slight bruising at spine ends. Spine is lightly tanned. Box has no wear, but is tanned on top and front edge. Item #: E1525.

$20.50

Two Thousand Years Ago: The World at the Time of Jesus
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Two Thousand Years Ago: The World at the Time of Jesus

By Frazee, Charles A.

Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2002. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 248 pages. Survey of people and events around the world at the time of Jesus. Fine/Fine. No wear, no marks. Item #: E1398.

$15.00

Dynasties of China: A History
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Dynasties of China: A History

By Gascoigne, Bamber.

Philadelphia: Running Press, 2007. Reprint. . Paperback. Fine/Wraps. 228 pages. Brings to life 3,500 years of Chinese civilization. Color photos and index. Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. Item #: E1336.

$20.50

Merkwaardige Kastelen in Nederland: 36 Afbeeldingen Met Een Verkorte Beschrijving (Dutch Language) Kasteelen
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Merkwaardige Kastelen in Nederland: 36 Afbeeldingen Met Een Verkorte Beschrijving (Dutch Language) Kasteelen

By Lennep, J. Van & W.J. Hofdijk.

Groningen: B.V. Foresta, 1983. Reprint. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Good. Repring of the classic 1860 edition, being an artistic study of 36 Dutch castles, with a lovely sepia pointillistic etching and brief description of each. In green cloth covers with gilt lettering. Near Fine/Good. Dustjacket has three mended closed tears and some softening. Gift inscription on the half-title page. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E1305.

$30.00

Baule: African Art Western Eyes
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Baule: African Art Western Eyes

By Vogel, Susan M.

New Haven: Yale Univ., 1997. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 312 pages. Art of the Baule People of the Ivory Coast, and the history and traditions surrounding it. Field photos made by the author and images of museum objects. Published in association with an exhibition organized by Yale University in cooperation with the Museum of African Art. Glossary, bibliography, checklist of objects, and index. Fine/Fine. No wear, no marks. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E1252.

$66.00

The United States, Revolutionary Russia, and the Rise of Czechoslovakia
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The United States, Revolutionary Russia, and the Rise of Czechoslovakia

By Unterberger, Betty Miller.

College Station: Texas A & M, 2000. Reprint. . Paperback. Near Fine/Wraps. 463 pages. Classic study of U.S. policy and Woodrow Wilson as Czechoslovakia sought liberation in the early twentieth century. Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, publisher stamp on front endpaper. Item #: E1162.

$13.00

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