European History from William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA

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image of Aufklarung in der Provinz (Aufklärung in der Provinz) // Pressepolitik und Staatsreform // Lebenslaufe, Familien, Hofe (Lebensläufe, Familien, Höfe) // Memoria in der Gesellschaft des Mittelalters // Samuel von Pufendorf: Naturrecht und Staat // Soldner im Nordwestdeutschland des 16. und 17. Jahrhunderts (Söldner im Nordwestdeutschland des 16. und 17. Jahrhunderts) // Spatmittelalterlicher Nationalismus (Spätmittelalterlicher Nationalismus) // Die Kalande im sudlichen Niedersachsen (Die Kalande im südlichen Niedersachsen) // Alte und neue Welt in wechselseitiger Sicht // Konflikt und Kontrolle in Gutsherrschaftsgesellschaften// Memoria als Kultur // Aufklarung burgerliche Selbsterfahrung und die

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All books in green cloth with gilt particulars to board and spine. 28 volume set. Nearly all have UCLA professor's name discreetly inscribed to front pastedown. 2 of 28 are signed by the author (MPIG 126 and MPIG 148). All are in German text. Please expect extra postage for this set. 106 Sieglinde Graf; Aufklärung in der Provinz, 305 pp., [ii] 107… Read more
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image of Galeria Biografica de los Generales de Marina, Jefes y Personajes Notables que Figuraron en la Misma Corporacion Desde 1700 a 1868 - 4 Volume Set with Appendices.

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Quarter Spanish calf over cloth boards. Gilt title and particulars to spine, five raised bands. Luis Bardon book plate to front paste-down, otherwise free of previous owners' names or other markings.; Marbled endpapers. Vol. I: 602 pp., Vol. II: 704 pp., Vol. III: 932 pp., [fe de erratas], Vol IV 413, [i] ;All shipments through… Read more
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$400.00
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Dessein. From Encyclopedie, ou dictionnaire raisonne des sciences, des arts et des metiers.

by Denis Diderot, Jean le Rond d'Alembert

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1780
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$450.00

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12 pages of text followed by 37 single plates and one double. Moisture stain to pages 4-8 at top edge of paper. Light foxing to first 12 pp. 10 x 15 1/2 inches
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Francesco Ubertini Called Il Bacchiacca (INSCRIBED by Author)

by Lada Nikolenko

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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$85.00

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Inscribed by author to first free page in blue ink, to Mr. J. Golightly. Green paper boards with gilt particulars to front board and spine; plastic dust jacket. Black and white reproductions of artwork. Sunning to boards. 108 pp. 6 1/4 x 9 1/2 inches.
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A Lady of Fashion, Barbara Johnson's Album of Styles and Fabrics

by Natalie Rothstein (Ed.)

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$130.00

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Cream cloth with gilt particulars to front board and spine; pictorial dust jacket. Other contributors include: Sir Roy Strong, Madeline Ginsburg, Anne Buck, Jean Hamilton, Avril Hart, and James Fowler. Appendices include: George Thoomson: In Search of the Man, The Clothing Accounts of George Thomson 1738-48, Transcription of the Accounts and others. Both black and white and color illustrations throughout;… Read more
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$130.00
image of Gallerie aus der Osterreichischen Vaterlandsgeschichte in Bildlicher Darstellung (2 Volumes - Complete)

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Very attractively bound with textured detailing to boards and gilt rule; gilt particulars to spine. Marbled endpapers. 2 Volumes, complete. Sur blanc plates throughout. Gothic German text throughout. Slight foxing throughout both volumes. General wear to boards (see image). Unpaginated. No previous owners' names or other markings. 8 x 10 1/4 inches.
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$300.00
image of Opusculos e Esparsos. Colligidos e Coordenados por Jordao de Freitas e Novamente Publicados Pelo 3 Visconde de Santarem - Three volume set, #5 of the Special Edition

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Two volumes plus Inéditos (Miscellanea) bound in uniform half calf. Original printed wrappers bound in. Gilt-decorated spines; raised bands; gilt particulars to morocco spine labels, marbled endpapers, deckle edges. Compendium of numerous small works by 2º Visconde de Santarém spanning cartography, geography, legal documents, historical research, bibliographical critiques and more. Manuel Francisco de… Read more
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$980.00
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Obras completas de Jose Antonio Primo de Rivera

by Jose Antonio Primo de Rivera (José Antonio Primo de Rivera)

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1951
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Edicion Cronologica
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$100.00

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Quarter calf on red textured boards, gilt title and ornaments to spine, five raised bands, beautifully decorated endpapers. Light pencil marks and underlining in red ink throughout. 9" - 10" tall; 920 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.
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image of Descripcion y Cosmografia de Espana Manuscrito de la Biblioteca Colombina Dado a Luz Ahora por Primera Vez en Virtud de Acuerdo de la Real Sociedad Geografica

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Three volumes bound as one. Quarter calf on marbled boards, gilt particulars to red morocco labels, five raised bands, decorated endpapers.Tomo I 360 pp.; Tomo II 334 pp.; Tomo III 85 pp. Slight foxing and tanning throughout. Tight, clean copy with fresh gilt titles, and no previous owner's name or markings.
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$385.00
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Vasco Nunez de Balboa, Descubridor del Oceano Pacifico. Su verdadera cuna

by Ramon L Santelli (Ramón L Santelli)

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1919
Condition
Very Good
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$85.00

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Blue cloth covered boards, decorated endpapers, slight tanning throughout. Otherwise tight, clean copy without previous owner's name or markings. 2 preliminary leaves, xiv, [1] pp.; 8" - 9" tall; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.
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image of Don Jaime I El Conquistador, Rey De Aragon, Conde De Barcelona, Senor De Montpellier, Segun Las Cronicas y Documentos Ineditos [Two Volume Set]

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Two volume set. Quarter calf on green boards, gilt particulars to spine, five raised bands. Decorated endpapers, petit bookplate to front pastedown. Corners slightly bumped. Vol I: xxx, 380 pp., [indice]; Vol II: 528 pp., [indice]. 380 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.
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$375.00
image of Cartas del Cardenal Don Fray Francisco Jimenez de Cisneros, dirigidas a Don Diego Lopez de Ayala, publicadas de Real Orden por los Catedraticos de la Universidad Central Don Pascual Gayangos y Don Vicente de la Fuente.

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Half red calf on red textured boards, gilt particulars to spine slightly faded, five raised bands. Corners slightly bumped. Cardinal Cisneros was archbishop of Toledo, and third inquisitor general of Castile, belonging to the Franciscan Order. He also ruled the Crown of Castile due to the inability of Queen Juana. Between 1506 and 1507 presided over the Council of Regency… Read more
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Blind tooled half blue morocco over marbled boards. Wear to edges. Gilt title and author to burgundy morocco label to spine. Five raised bands and decorative gilt motif to spine. Previous owner's name inked to front free fly. Light foxing to preliminary pages, otherwise a nice copy. [xii], 315 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority … Read more
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$185.00
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Papeterie. (Paper making). From Encyclopedie, ou dictionnaire raisonne des sciences, des arts et des metiers.

by Denis Diderot, Jean le Rond d'Alembert

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1767
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$380.00

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16 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.
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image of Wissenschaft, Theologie, Aufklarung, Johann Jakob Scheuchzer (1672-1733) und die Sintfluttheorie

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Grayish green cloth boards with debossed emblem to front board and debossed text to spine; gray dust jacket with text--spine slightly sunned (see image). German text throughout. Black and white and some color illustrations. 477 pp. 6 1/4 x 9 1/4 inches. A nice, clean copy without previous owners' names or other marking.
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$110.00
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The Road from Glocester to Coventrey

by John Ogilby

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
C. 1675
Condition
Very Good
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$305.00

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Hand colored map. 19 1/4 15 1/4 inches.
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Genealogische Tabellen :

by Johann Hübner

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1737
Condition
Very Good
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$200.00

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Full vellum, author and title in gothic script to spine. Slight warping to boards along with very slight worming to first and final few pages not affecting text (see image). Previous owners book plate to front paste down. First volume, [4] pp, 333 tables, [3] pp, 35 x 23 1/2 cm.
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image of The First Part of the Institutes of the Laws of England. or, a Commentary upon Littleton, not the name of the Author only, but of the Law itself

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Full rebacked calf with decorative brass corners; 5 raised bands with a black leather label and gilt particulars. Liquid staining to edges of paper to last few pages, not affecting text. No previous owners' names or other markings. [viii], (88), 394 pp., [ii], [ii], [lx] 8 1/2 x 13 1/2 inches
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$600.00
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The Historie of the Civill Warres of France (Civil Wars of France), Translated out of the Original

by H. C. Davila (Enrico/Arrigo Caterino)

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1647
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$500.00

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Attractively rebacked with new endpapers. Quarter brown morocco over marbled boards; 5 raised bands; debossed and gilt particulars to spine; all edges marbled. Also included is The Continuation and Conclusion of the Civill Warres of France. General wear to boards (see image); still a handsome & sturdy binding. Bookplate to front pastedown. 1478 pp.
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