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Illuminations: Essays and Reflections.
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Illuminations: Essays and Reflections.

By Walter Benjamin .

New York, NY Schocken Books, 1969. Paperback First Edition Thus (1969), so stated (despite this statement, this is probably a later printing). Eight pages late in the text show HI-LIGHTING. Else, Very Good+ to Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: a faint crease diagonally across the front panel; the faintest smudging to the outside edges of the text block; the very mildest rubbing to the panels; the binding is square and secure. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing the very mildest wear and a single - albeit serious - flaw. Bright and clean. Corners sharp. In overall appearance, remains Very close to 'As New'. 8vo. (8 x 5.25 x 0.8 inches). 278 pages. Translated by Harry Zohn. Edited and with an Introduction by Hannah Arendt. Language: English. Weight: 12 ounces. First Edition Thus (1969), so stated (despite this statement, this is probably a later printing).Trade Paperback.

$3.53

Medieval Philosophy: Selected Readings from Augustine to Buridan.

By Herman Shapiro, (Editor).

New York, NY The Modern Library, 1964. Hardcover First Edition Thus (1964), most probably a later printing. Very Good+ in Very Good DJ: The Book shows indications of very careful use: just a touch of wear to extremities; faint foxing to the top edge of the text block; former owner's name, place, and date at the rear of the front free endpaper; the binding is leans slightly off square, but remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. A very carefully used copy; structurally sound and tightly bound, showing mild wear and a minor flaw. The DJ shows light wear to extremities, with scant loss to rubbing and a tiny tear at the upper front corner tip; small loss to chips at the head of the backstrip; the price has been clipped; mylar-protected. Shows a little wear, and not without flaw, but remains attractive. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (7.25 x 5 x 1.2 inches). xiv, 547 pages. Introduction by the Editor. Red linen over boards with gilt titles at the backstrip and embossed designs at the front panel. Modern Library Decorated Endpapers. Language: English. Weight: 16 ounces. First Edition Thus (1964), most probably a later printing. Hardback with DJ.

$14.70

National Deconstruction: Violence, Identity, and Justice in Bosnia.

By David Campbell .

Minneapolis, MN University Of Minnesota Press, 1998. Paperback First Edition (1998), not directly stated, but First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence, according to 's customary practice at the time of publication. First Edition (1998), not directly stated, but First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence, according to 's customary practice at the time of publication. Very Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of wear to extremities; the binding shows barely discernible lean, but remains perfectly secure; else flawless; the text is clean. Free of any creases to the covers. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of any creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A handsome very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing a couple of minor, unobtrusive flaws. Bright and clean. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9 x 6 x 0.75 inches) xv, 304 pages. Language: English. Weight: 15.8 ounces . Classics in Southeastern Archaeology Series. University Press Paperback.

$24.50

The Medici.

By Colonel G.F. Young, C.B.

New York, NY The Modern Library, 1930. Hardcover First Edition Thus (1930), so stated. First Edition Thus (1930), so stated. Very Good+ in Very Good DJ: Book shows indications of very careful use: just a touch of wear to extremities; faint sunning at the top and bottom of the backstrip and even fainter sunning to the rest of the backstrip; the tinted top edge is mildly dusted and blanched; the text pages have tanned very slightly; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A carefully used copy; structurally sound and tightly bound, showing mild wear and a a few cosmetic flaws. The DJ shows light wear to extremities, with scant loss to rubbing and the corner tips and small loss to chips at the head and heel of the backstrip; price is intact; mylar-protected. Shows a little wear, but remains attractive and intact. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (6.7 x 4.55 x 1.5 inches). xxi, 824 pages. Blue linen over flexible boards with gilt titles and designs at the backstrip. Modern Library Decorated Endpapers. Language: English. Weight: 16.6 ounces. Hardback with DJ.

$49.00

The Rescue of the Innocents: Endangered Children in Medieval Miracles .
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The Rescue of the Innocents: Endangered Children in Medieval Miracles .

By Ronald C. Finucane .

New York, NY St. Martin's Press, 2000. Paperback First Edition Thus (2000), so stated. First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. First Edition Thus (2000), so stated. First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. Very Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of wear to the lower front corner tip; an extremely faint stress-crease to the top of the front panel; the text pages have tanned ever so slightly, due to aging; else flawless. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome like-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing no flaws. Bright and Clean. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.25 x 5.5 x 0.8 inches). xii, 268 pages. Language: English. Weight: 11.4 ounces. Trade Paperback.

$171.50

Napoleon III: The Pursuit of Prestige.

By William Smith.

London, UK Collins & Brown: Mercury House, 1991. Hardcover First Edition (1991), so stated. First Edition (1991), so stated. Very Near Fine: shows only the most minute indications of use: Mild rubbing to the lower edgee of the front panel; the binding leans ever so slightly off square, while remaining perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing a couple of minor, unobtrusive flaws. Bright and Clean. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.5 x 6.35 x 0.65 inches). xi,144 pages. Language: English. Weight:13.9 ounces. Hardback: Lacks DJ.

$11.96

The Thirty Years War.

By C. V. Wedgwood.

London, UK Jonathan Cape, 1962. Paperback First Edition Thus (1964), Fourth Printing (1973). Four pages early in the text show UNDERLINING AND MARGINALIA IN INK. Else, Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: light wear to the extremities; mild rubbing and the faintest toning to the edges of the wrapper covers; former owner's name and date at the front endpaper; the price has been removed at the upper corner of the front panel; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. A lightly used copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing mild wear and minor flaws. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (7.75 x 5 x 1 inches). 542 pages. Maps. Dynastic Tables. Index. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound. First Edition Thus (1964), Fourth Printing (1973). Trade Paperback.

$19.60

The History of Florence.

By Francesco Guicciardini.

New York, NY Harper & Row: Torchbooks, 1970. Paperback First Edition Thus (1970), so stated. First Edition Thus (1970), so stated. Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of wear to the extremities; a barely discernible crease at the backstrip. The binding leans ever so slightly off square, while remaining perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing only a couple of very minor flaws. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8 x 5.35 x 0.8 inches). xlvii, 327 pages. Translated with an Introduction and Notes by Mario Domandi. Language: English. Weight: 13.5 ounces. Trade Paperback.

$58.80

America and Germany 1918-1925.

By Sidney Brooks.

New York, NY Macmillan Company, 1925. Hardcover First Edition (1925), so stated. Good: Shows moderate use: noticeable wear to the extremities; considerable rubbing to the panels; the pages have tanned slightly; some darkening to the outside edges, faint soil spots; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A sturdy reading copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing moderate wear, but with a clean text. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (7.65 x 5.25 x 0.95 inches). xviii, 191 pages. Preface by George Barr Baker. Language: English. Weight: 14 ounces. First Edition (1925), so stated. Hardback: Lacks DJ.

$12.25

House of Krupp.

By Peter Batty.

New York, NY Dorset Press, 1988. Hardcover Reprint Edition (1988); First Printing Thus, indicated by a complete numerical sequence. First published in 1966. Very Good in Very Good+ DJ: Both book and DJ shows indications of careful use. The Book shows considerable wear to the lower corner tips, which are starting to wear through to the underlying board; minimal wear to the other extremities; a small smudge at the top edge of the text block; the binding leans ever so slightly, but remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing some noticeable wear at the lower corners and noted minor flaws. The DJ shows mild rubbing; a touch of wear to the lower corner tips; unclipped. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.45 x 5.75 x 1.3 inches). 333 pages. Eight pages of black & white photographs. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 5.2 ounces. Reprint Edition (1988); First Printing Thus, indicated by a complete numerical sequence. Hardback with DJ.

$4.70

Prisoners of Honor: The Dreyfus Affair (Unabridged on Audio Cassette).
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Prisoners of Honor: The Dreyfus Affair (Unabridged on Audio Cassette).

By David Levering Lewis.

Newport Beach, CA Books on Tape, Inc. , 1996. Audio Cassette Eight Audio Cassette Tapes in Fine condition, housed in a White plastic clamshell case with external, wrap-around Red White and Blue Liner notes, in Very Near Fine condition, showing only the mildest rubbing to the panels. Overall, Very Near Fine (almost perfect). "Home Edition". Read by Alexander Adams. Total Playing Time: 12 hours. Book Number 4069. Product Size: 9.25 x 6.7 x 1.35 inches. Weight: 18.3 ounces. Audio Cassette.

$44.10

Galileo's Daughter: A Historical Memoir of Science, Faith, and Love.
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Galileo's Daughter: A Historical Memoir of Science, Faith, and Love.

By Sobel, Dava.

New York, NY Penguin Books, 2000. Paperback First Edition thus (2000), so stated; Seventeenth Printing. Fine in Wraps: the pages have tanned just slightly, due to aging; else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.35 x 5.5 x 1 inches). 420 pages. Illustrated in black & white. Language: English. Weight: 14.9 ounces. First Edition thus (2000), so stated; Seventeenty Printing. Trade Paperback.

$3.53

The Seventeenth Century: Europe in Ferment.

By A. Lloyd Moote.

Lexington, MA D. C. Heath , 1970. Paperback First Edition Thus (1970), later printing (1976). Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: just a touch of wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to wrapper covers; faint sunning to the outside edges of the front panel; the binding leans ever so slightly off square, but remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. Shows a couple of very minor flaws; but remains clean, sturdy, and quite presentable: in fact, in overall appearance, remains close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.2 x 6 x 1 inches). xii, 489 pages. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 8.4 ounces. First Edition Thus (1970), later printing (1976). Academic Press Paperback.

$14.70

The European Witch-Craze of the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries and Other Essays.

By Hugh R. Trevor-Roper.

New York, NY Harper & Row: Torchbooks, 1969. Paperback First Edition Thus [1969], Seventeenth Printing. Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: very slight spine lean; light wear to extremities; the major problem is a 1.5" x 0.25" chip at the outside edge of the front panel and their is a crease above it near the upper corner; else only mild rubbing to wrapper covers and the pages have tanned somewhat, due to aging; the binding is secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. No longer 'As New', but remains a clean, sturdy, presentable reading copy. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8 x 5.3 x 0.7 inches). vi, 246 pages. Language: English. Weight: 9 ounces. First Edition Thus [1969], Seventeenth Printing. Trade Paperback.

$14.70

Knights: The Complete Story of the Age of Chivalry, From Historical Fact to Tales of Romance and Poetry.
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Knights: The Complete Story of the Age of Chivalry, From Historical Fact to Tales of Romance and Poetry.

By Andrea Hopkins.

New York, NY Chartwell Books, 2001. Hardcover Reprint Edition [2001]. Fine in Very Near Fine DJ: Book is flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. The DJ shows only the mildest rubbing and just a touch of wear to the outside edges; unclipped. The book is pristine, the DJ very close to "As New". NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. Folio. (12 x 9 x 0.75 inches). 191 pages. Profusely illustrated in color. Weight: 2 pounds, 2.6 ounces. Reprint Edition [2001].

$11.96

The World of the Huns: Studies in Their History and Culture.

By Otto J. Maenchen-Helfen.

Berkeley, CA University of California Press, 1973. Hardcover First Edition, unstated in accordance with UC's customary practice at the time of publication. First Edition, unstated in accordance with UC's customary practice at the time of publication. Near Fine in Very Good+ DJ: Both book and DJ show only minute indications of use. The Book shows just a hint of wear to the outside edges else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. The DJ shows barely discernible wear to the extremities and a couple of tiny nicks to same; the price has been clipped; mylar-protected. Overall, a very handsome copy: close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.5 x 6.55 x 1.4 inches). xxix, 602 pages. Edited by Max Knight. Endpaper Maps. Illustrated in black & white. Weight: 2 pounds, 1.6 ounces. Hardback with DJ.

$10.98

Weapons and Warfare in Renaissance Europe: Gunpowder, Technology, and Tactics.
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Weapons and Warfare in Renaissance Europe: Gunpowder, Technology, and Tactics.

By Bert S. Hall .

Baltimore, MD Johns Hopkins University Press, 1997. Paperback First Edition Thus [1997]; First Printing indicated by a complete number line. SPARSE UNDERLINING IN PEN. Else, Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: just a hint of wear to the extremities; the binding leans somewhat, but remains perfectly secure. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. Clearly, this is a flawed copy, but one that remains, despite the spine lean, close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9 x 6 x 0.9 inches). xiii, 300 pages. Maps. Weight: 1 pound, 1.5 ounces. Johns Hopkins Studies in the History of Technology Series. First Edition Thus [1997]; First Printing indicated by a complete number line. University Press Paperback.

$15.68

Charlemagne: First of the Moderns.

By Charles Edward Russell.

Boston, MA Houghton Mifflin: Riverside Press, 1930. Hardcover First Edition [1930], unstated, in accordance with Houghton-Mifflin's customary practice at the time of publication. First Edition [1930], unstated, in accordance with Houghton-Mifflin's customary practice at the time of publication. Very Good-: shows moderate wear to the outside edges; heavy sunning to the top edge of the front panel, the top edge of the rear panel and to the backstrip and along the rear hinge (the gilt titles at the upper front panel and at the backstrip are somewhat affected, but remain bold and clearly legible); mild overall rubbing; former owner's gift inscription at the front free endpaper and another later owner's name and date below it; a small, inked price at the front pastedown endpaper. The binding remains square and secure; the text is clean. Show moderate wear and a few flaws, but remains a sturdy, presentable copy with a clean text. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.5 x 6.5 x 1.35 inches). x, 306 pages. Twenty full-page black & white photographic plates. Purple cloth over boards with gilt designs and titles at the front panel and backstrip. The top edge may at one time have been gilt, but if so it is now quite dust-dulled. Weight: 2 pounds, 0.5 ounces. Hardback: Lacks DJ.

$11.96

World Restored: Europe After Napoleon.

By Henry Kissinger.

Gainesville, FL Peter Smith , 1973. Hardcover Reprint Edition [1973]. Very Good+: shows very light wear to the extremities; a stray pencil mark at the fore-edge; a bit of crimping at the heel of the back strip; a couple of tiny soil spots at the front panel and there is barely discernible overall soiling to the cloth-covered boards. The binding shows barely discernible lean, while remaining perfectly secure; the text is clean. Remains a handsome, lightly used copy: clean, sturdy, and quite presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.25 x 5.75 x 1.1 inches). xi, 354 pages. Weight: 1 pound, 2.2 ounces. Reprint Edition [1973]. Originally published by Houghton Mifflin in 1957. Hardback: No DJ 'as issued'.

$58.80

Revolutionary Europe, 1783-1815 .

By George Rudé.

New York, NY Harper & Row: Torchbooks, 1966. Paperback First Edition Thus [1966], so stated. Very Good+ to Near Fine in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: just a hint of wear to the extremities; a hole has been punched in the front panel and penetrates through the front endpapers, indicated that this is some sort of cut-out or remainder; the price has been neatly blocked out at the bottom of the front panel; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A handsome reading copy: remains close to 'As New'. NOT a Book-Club or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8 x 525 x 0.75 inches). 340 pages. Weight: 11.6 ounces. Academic Press Paperback.

$8.23

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