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The Irish Guards in the Great War: Edited and Compiled from Their Diaries and Papers. Volume 2 The Second Batallion and Appendices
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The Irish Guards in the Great War: Edited and Compiled from Their Diaries and Papers. Volume 2 The Second Batallion and Appendices

By Kipling, Rudyard

Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1923. Volume 2 only. First American edition. Hard cover in original cloth. Published Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1923, first printing. 8vo. 307pp., illustrated with 4 two-color maps. Black cloth with gilt cover medallion, top edge gilting, publisher's paper spine label. Light wear at the spine and paper label, some cover spotting/fade, else very good. Internally near fine, crisp, clean. . 1st. Hard. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo.

$100.00

The Works of Sir William Temple Bart. New Edition. Complete in 4 Vols.
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The Works of Sir William Temple Bart. New Edition. Complete in 4 Vols.

By Temple, William

London: Printed for J. Brotherton and W. Sewell, 1770. New Edition. Complete in 4 Volumes. Full leather. Published London: Printed for J. Brotherton and W. Sewell, 1770. 8vo., 5 1/4" x 8 1/2", frontis portrait, 524, 568, 544, 466+100pp. index. Circa 1800 Bookplate of (Judge) William Prescott on pastedown of 3 volumes. Prescott was son of the Revolutionary War colonel, William Prescott who commanded the patriots at the Battle of Bunker Hill - "Do not fire until you see the whites of their eyes", and father of noted American historian William H. Prescott. Bookplate is in the William Augustus Brewer Bookplate Collection at the University of Delaware. Additional bookplate "E Libris Franklin Dexter" on verso of endpapers. Gilt ornamented sheepskin with gilt edge design, red and black spine labels. Numerical label missing on volume four, some wear at the tips, light scuffing. Near fine internally, clean, bright. . Hard. Very Good Plus. 8vo.

$500.00

La Touraine. Jardin de la France
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La Touraine. Jardin de la France

By Guignard, V.:

Maison A. Mame et Fils Softcover. Published Maison A. Mame et Fils, no date. 4to. plain wrappers in printed dust jacket. 9 1/4" x 12 1/2" , 25pp., illustrated with full page photo plates. Minor foxing. Very good in very good dust jacket. . Soft Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to.

$20.00

Berlin
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Berlin

By David Clay Large

NY: Basic Books, 2000. First edition. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published NY: Basic Books, 2000, first printing. Thick 8vo., xxviii+706pp., illustrated with b/w photos. "Since the fall of the Wall, Berlin has again come to represent humanity's aspirations for a new beginning, tempered by caution deriving from the traumas of the recent past. David Clay Large's definitive history of Berlin is framed by the two German unifications of 1871 and 1990." Near fine in near fine dust jacket. . 1st. Hard. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo.

$25.00

Eminent Victorians
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Eminent Victorians

By Strachey, Lytton

NY: Putnam's Hard cover. Published NY and London: Putnam's, third impression, no date. Illustrated with portraits. xi+351pp.+2pp. publisher's ads. Dark green cloth with publisher's paper label on spine, top edge gilting. Spine label dull, frontis and tissue guard foxing. Pages clean and bright, no marks. Binding straight and tight. Very good.. Hard. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo.. Illus.

$25.00

In Search of England
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In Search of England

By Morton, H. V.

NY: National Travel Club, 1928. First edition. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published NY: National Travel Club, 1928, first printing. 8vo., 317pp., illustrated with 15 full page plates, map end papers. Black cloth with gilt titles, top edge tinted red. Previous owner inscription on half titles. Near fine in near fine dust jacket with minor soiling. . 1st. Hard. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo.

$35.00

The Landscape Of King Arthur
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The Landscape Of King Arthur

By Simon). Ashe, Geoffrey (McBride

London: Webb & Bower, 1987. First edition. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published London: Webb & Bower, 1987, first printing. 8vo., 196pp., illustrated with color and b/w plates. Shows and describes locations in England and Wales that are associated with the legend of King Arthur, and discusses the historical authenticity of each site. Top corner of rear board scraped, else very good in dust jacket. . 1st. Hard. Good/Good. 8vo.

$10.00

Knights: In History and Legend
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Knights: In History and Legend

By Constance Brittain Bouchard (Ed.)

Firefly Books, 2010. New in publisher's shrink wrap. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published Firefly Books, 2010. Folio, 9 1/4" x 12", illustrated with hundreds of color photographs, reproductions and maps. Written by a team of historians with specialized knowledge of the medieval period. The most comprehensive book on knights and knighthood available. New. . Hard. New/New. Folio.

$75.00

Karl Marx: A Nineteenth-Century Life
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Karl Marx: A Nineteenth-Century Life

By Jonathan Sperber

NY: Liveright, 2013. First edition. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published NY: Liveright, 2013, first printing. 8vo., xx+648pp., illustrated. Already hailed by Publishers Weekly as a major work . . . likely to be the standard biography of Marx for many years, Karl Marx promises to become the defining portrait of a towering historical figure. Fine in fine dust jacket. . 1st. Hard. Fine/Fine. 8vo.

$35.00

The Archaeology of the Industrial Revolution,
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The Archaeology of the Industrial Revolution,

By Brian Bracegirdle

London: Heinemann, 1973. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published London: Heinemann, 1973, second impression, with corrections, 1974. 4to., 8 3/4" x 11", 207pp., profusely illustrated with color and b/w reproductions. Bookplate on half title, else Very good in very good, price clipped dust jacet. . Hard. Very Good/Very Good. 4to.

$20.00

The Nazi Occult War: Hitler's Compact with the Forces of Evil
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The Nazi Occult War: Hitler's Compact with the Forces of Evil

By Michael FitzGerald

NY: Metro Books, 2013. First edition thus. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published NY: Metro Books, 2013, first printing. 4to., 7 1/2" x 10", 208pp., illustrated throughout. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. . 1st. Hard. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to.

$20.00

Emissaries: The Overseas Work of the American Ywca, 1895-1970
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Emissaries: The Overseas Work of the American Ywca, 1895-1970

By Nancy Boyd

NY: Womens Pr, 1986. First edition. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published NY: Womens Press, 1986. 8vo., xv+337pp., illustrated. Near fine, clean, bright, unmarked in near fine dust jacket with minor surface abrasion on rear panel. . 1st. Hard. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo.

$25.00

Nummits and Crummits: Devonshire Customs, Characteristics, and Folk-Lore
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Nummits and Crummits: Devonshire Customs, Characteristics, and Folk-Lore

By Hewett, Sarah

London: Thomas Burleigh, 1900. First edition. Hard cover. Published London: Thomas Burleigh, 1900. 8vo., vi+219pp., illustrated. Olive green cloth with gilt titles. Ex-library Harvard College Library. Spine slightly turned, library treatments. Good, pages clean and bright. . 1st. Hard. Good/No Jacket. 8vo.

$50.00

Anthony (Viscount Knebworth). A Record of Youth
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Anthony (Viscount Knebworth). A Record of Youth

By The Earl Of Lytton

NY: Scribners, 1936. First American edition. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published NY: Scribner's, 1936, first printing. 8vo., xv+368pp., with 19 gravure illustrations from photographs. Blue cloth with gilt titles. Mild toning to the paper, endpapers darkened. Very good in fair dust jacket, missing most of the spine panel. . 1st. Hard. Very Good/Fair. 8vo.

$50.00

Oxford From Within
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Oxford From Within

By De Selincourt, Hugh

London: Chatto & Windus, 1910. First edition. Hard cover in original cloth. Published London: Chatto & Windus, 1910. 8vo., viii+181pp., illustrated with color and sepia plates by Yoshio Markino. Blue cloth with gilt titles and cover design. Wear at the spine, tips and front outer hinge, some foxing to preliminaries, inscription on flyleaf. Binding tight, text clean. Good. . 1st. Hard. Good/No Jacket. 8vo.

$50.00

The Marquis de Custine and His "Russia in 1839"
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The Marquis de Custine and His "Russia in 1839"

By George Frost Kennan

Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1971. First edition. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1971, first printing. 8vo., xii+145pp., illustrated. Red cloth with gilt titles. Some foxing to edges, else very good plus, clean, bright, in very good, price clipped dust jacket. . 1st. Hard. Very Good Plus/Very Good. 8vo.

$50.00

Private Army
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Private Army

By Peniakoff, Vladimir

London: Jonathan Cape, 1950. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published London: Jonathan Cape, 1950 (fourth impression). 8vo., 512pp., illustrated with b/w photos, fold-out maps. Brown cloth with gilt tiles anf cover design, top edge tinted brown. Near fine in very good jacket with a short, closed tear on rear panel. Four page publisher's brochure for sale of the book laid in. . Hard. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo.

$50.00

Off The Beaten Track in Southern France
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Off The Beaten Track in Southern France

By Elston, Roy

NY: Robert M. McBride, 1929. First American edition. Bound up with the English sheets (printed in Great Britain by Robert Maclehose, Glasgow.) Published NY: Robert M. McBride, 1929. 8vo., 332pp., illustrated with b/w plates. Green cloth with gilt titles. Minor edgewear, small nick on spine. Very good. . 1st. Hard. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo.

$40.00

Hakluyt's Voyages: The Principal Navigations Voyages Traffiques & Discoveries of the English Nation, Made by Sea or Over-land to the Remote and Farthest Distant Quarters of the Earth at any time within the compasse of these 1600 Yeeres
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Hakluyt's Voyages: The Principal Navigations Voyages Traffiques & Discoveries of the English Nation, Made by Sea or Over-land to the Remote and Farthest Distant Quarters of the Earth at any time within the compasse of these 1600 Yeeres

By Blacker, Irwin R.

NY: Viking, 1965. First edition. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published NY: Viking, 1965, first printing. 8vo., xviii+522pp. Light dust foxing on top edge, name on flyleaf, else very good in very good dust jacket with a small chip at the crown. . 1st. Hard. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$40.00

On the Chariot Wheel: An Autobiography
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On the Chariot Wheel: An Autobiography

By J. C. Masterman

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1975. First edition. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1975, first printing. 8vo., x+384pp., illustrated with b/w plates. Copy of one page signed letter from Masterman (May, 1975), on his letterhead, stapled to flyleaf. Masterman talks of the the recent death of diplomat William Walton Butterworth, and that he is now 84. Some foxing along edges, else very good in very good dust jacket. . 1st. Hard. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$350.00

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