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Stories of Old New Zealand. series -this section 475 pages total,

Universal Books, Aukland, NZ. , Australia /New Zealand. Soft cover. Condition: Good. series -this section pp 449 to 924 (475 pages total, illustrated in colors.) cover has Auckland wharf scene. .

$18.00

Huon of Bordeaux, Done Into English by Sir Jouh Bourchier, Lord Berners: and Now Retold By Robert Steele . First Hardcover Edition Thus, 1895.

By Bourchier, (Sir) John (Lord Berners)/ Robert Steele

London: Allen, 1895 George Allen, London, 1895. Cloth. Book Condition: near fine, No Jacket. 1895, 304pp, illus., pgs w/ deckled edges, bottom corners heavily bumped, some shelfwear to cover, no dj,a contents clean with 2 rural library plates front & rear cover verso's, attractive. Book loaned out just once in over 100 years, stored in a dry attic for the past 53 years. Quite attractive condition. . Near Fine.

$45.00

Portrait Gallery of Eminent Men and Women of Europe and America . with Biographies. by Evert A. Duyckinck . Illustrated with Highly Finished Steel Engravings from Original Portraits by the Most Celebrated Artists . Volume I, 1873, Full Leather Bound.

By Duyckinck, Evert A.

New York: Johnson, Wilson and Company. , 1872 Portrait Gallery of Eminent Men and Women of Europe and America . with Biographies. by Evert A. Duyckinck . Illustrated with Highly Finished Steel Engravings from Original Portraits by the Most Celebrated Artists . Volume I, 1873, Full Leather Bound with ornately decorated & blindstamped covers, banded 6 compartment spine with gilt titles. VG condition. Brilliant AEG & wrap-around edge gilt dentilles, lovely and contrasty marbled end papers. Cuite attractive, embellished by many full-page tissue-guarded steel engravings. Volume I, 640 pages. Dual dated 1872 & 1873 on 2 separate title pages. Light number to lower spine, library plates on verso of each cover. . Illus. by Assorted.

$75.00

The Filipino Martyrs, A Story of the Crime of February 4, 1899, by an Eye Witness

By Sheridan, Richard Brinsley

John Lane, The Bodley Head, London, 1900 From a rural NH library, loaned out just once in the past 115 years. Given to the library in 1902, book #2010, yes a very rural library! Nice condition, map is pristine. TEG, others untrimmed, 212 pps + 1 page ad in rear. pps 115-126 torn from upper spine downward into text, repairable. . Near Fine.

$38.00

...und trotzdem gab es Hoffnung! : "Trümmerfauen" aus Österreich berichten. Theresia Zierler (Hg.). [Mit dem Tagebuch von Paula v. Preradovic. ( ...and there was still hope! : "strand merf meadows" from Austria reports. Theresia Zierler (Hg.). [with the

By Zierler, Theresia

signed and dated by the author, about fine condition. English translation of title: ...and there was still hope! : "strand merf meadows" from Austria reports. Theresia Zierler (Hg.). [with the diary of Paula v. Preradovic. Signed/inscribed by Zierler. . By & Personalized By the Author. Hard Cover. About Fine.

$25.00

Al-Baha: A Photographic History and Description of That Region in Saudi Arabia.

By Al-Sayari, Ahmad Bin Saleh

176 pages of color photos of the Al-Baha (Al-Bahah) region in South Western S.A. Quite scarce in the original dust wrapper. Large and heavy book will require extra postage if shipping overseas. NOTE: Not in worldcat. . About Fine/About Fine. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. Archival Wrapped DJ.

$245.00

Empires of the Ancient Near East - Set of 4 hardcovers in like Folio Sosiety bindings set in an original slipcase.

Folio Society Set of 4 hardcovers in like Folio Sosiety bindings set in an original slipcase. Mild wear to the case, books remain NF to Fine. NOTE: DFue to weight extra charges may apply, if concerned please contact me. Mat Glover. Hard Cover. Very Good to Fine Set. 8vo - (Tall).

$45.00


Bataille Secrete

By Girard, Andre

1944 Brentano's, New York, 1944. Original Wrappers. Book Condition: Very Good. French resistence in WWII, edge worn. . Bagged for Posterity.

$14.00

Armenian Khatchkars

By Levon Ajarian

Editions Erebouni, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Acceptable. Editions Erebouni, under the auspice of Kaloust Gulbenkian Foundations, Lisbon, ND (1978). Hard cover, 250 pp. Text in Armenian, Russian and English. Very Good in a good dust jacket. Oversized brown faux leather covered boards with gold design on front. Binding nice. Pages are clean and unmarked. Dust jacket has several small chips and tears and creasing along edges. Mild overall wear.. Archival Wrapped DJ.

$38.00

An Introduction to Modern History from the Birth of Christ, Etc... 1820 First Edition.

By W. Jillard Hort

London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown , 1820 Fair in original full leather binding. Volume II only, of a 2 volume set. . First. 24mo - 5.5"x3.5". Bagged for Posterity.

$60.00

Rural Reconstruction In Action Experience In the Near and Middle East

By H. B. Allen

Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press, 1953. Signed with inscription to a friend and patron. 1st edition, 204 pages, photo illustrated. Author organized rural education in Greece, Albania, Bulgaria, Syria, Turkey, and Palestine. (From the dust flap). NF/VG. Archival Wrapped DJ.

$40.00

Lipita - a Story of Mexico in Revolution - First Edition.

By Rembao, Alberto

Friendship Press New York: Friendship Press, 1935.. Octavo, 180pp. First edition. Very good, in publisher's illustrated color (Red, White & Black) wrappers by Carlos Sanchez M. First edition..

$45.00

Concise Dictionary of National Biography. Set of 2 Volunes in Dust Wrappers. Beginnings to 1950.

By Oxford University Press & George Smith

London: Oxford University Press. 2 volumes with some soiling and wear, but in very good overall condition. . Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Archival Wrapped DJ's.

$65.00

Woman's Record; or, Sketches of All Distinguished Women, From the Creation to A.D. 1868. Hardcover, 1874.

By Hale, Sarah J.

1874 Harper & Brothers, New York, 1874. Book Condition: Fair to good with some staining and wear to bds. Original leather and marbled bds, marbled end papers, Lossing and Barritt (illustrator). Revised Edition. 1874,Third Edition, Revised, with Additions; 918 pages. .

$60.00

Free Cuba: Her Oppression, Struggle for Liberty, History, and Present Condition, with the Causes and Justification of the Present War for Independence. Along with: The History of the War By Gonzalo De Quesada, 1896.

By Guiteras, John (Ed.), Merchan, Rafael et. al. & Gonzalo De Quesada

Publishers Union First Edition, First Printing dated 1896 on the title page. 617 illustrated pages nicely bound in full deep Maroon cloth with Silver titles, banded spine and embossed decorative covers. Marbled page edges with decorative patterned ep's. Near Fine conditon with just a few splits to the TOS (top of the spine.) front hinge a tad loose..

$53.13