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Capital: a critical analysis of capitalist production. by MARX, Karl

1889 1st ed Karl MARX Capital German Capitalism Communism Socialism Das Kapital "The last capitalist we hang shall be the one who sold us the rope." ― Karl Marx 'Capital' is one of the most important and foundational texts on materialist capitalism, w…

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$9,500.00


Celtic myth & legend, poetry & romance by SQUIRE, Charles

1912 Celtic Myth OCCULT Witchcraft Gaelic gods Fantasy GIANTS Color Illustrated Charles Squire's 'Celtic myth & legend' is one of the first compact compilations of the mythical, legendary, and poetic traditions of the Gaelic and British Celts. Squire inc…

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$499.00


The Holy Bible, containing the Old Testament and the New: with annotations and parallel Scriptures : to which is annex'd the harmony of the Gospels : as also, the reduction of the Jewish weights, coins and measures, to our English standards: and a table of the promises in Scripture by Holy Bible

1690 1st ed Holy BIBLE Nonconformist Church of England Samuel Clark FOLIO Samuel Clark was a 17th-century English Bible annotator who, at the approval of other Nonconformist ministers such as George Whitefield, published his edition of the Holy Bible in …

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$1,500.00


The last of the Mohicans: a narrative of 1757 by COOPER, James Fenimore

1826 1ed Last of the Mohicans James Fenimore Cooper Seven Years WAR Native Americans "Should we distrust the man because his manners are not our manners?" – Chapter I. James Fenimore Cooper as an avid reader of literature imported from England decided …

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$2,500.00


The poetical works of John Milton: consisting of Paradise lost and regained, and Poems on several occasions, from the text of Dr. Newton, with the life of the author by MILTON, John

1796 Paradise Lost BOSTON John Milton Poetry + Regained RARE American ed Newton "The mind is its own place, and in itself can make a heaven of hell, a hell of heaven." ― John Milton, Paradise Lost 'Paradise Lost' follows the biblical story of the Fal…

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The Song of Hiawatha by LONGFELLOW, Henry Wadsworth

1855 1ed 1st printing Song of Hiawatha Henry Longfellow Poetry Native American "When thou smilest, my beloved, Then my troubled heart is brightened" – H.W. Longfellow, Song of Hiawatha An incredible first edition of 'The Song of Hiawatha' by Henry W…

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$499.00


Alice in Wonderland by CARROLL, Lewis

1911 Alice in Wonderland Lewis Carroll Fantasy Atwell COLOR Illustrated Classic "If I had a world of my own, everything would be nonsense. Nothing would be what it is, because everything would be what it isn't. And contrary wise, what is, it wouldn't be.…

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Life and Reminiscences of Jefferson Davis. By distinguished men of his time. Introductory by hon. John W. Daniel, ... Illustrated and A Memoir of the life and public service of Joseph E. Johnston by JOHNSTON, Joseph E. and DANIEL, John

1890 1ed Confederate Memoirs of Joseph Johnston & Jefferson Davis Civil War CSA Two works on important American military and political figures – Joseph Johnston and Jefferson Davis Joseph E. Johnston was a 19th-century American Army officer who served…

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$499.00


Women of the war: their heroism and self-sacrifice, illustrated with steel engravings by MOORE, Frank

1866 1ed Women of the Civil War Americana Gettysburg Military Robert E Lee Moore Frank Moore was a notable American Civil War historian known for his portrayals of Civil War life and culture. One of his most important works was 'Women of the War'. While …

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$399.00


Vernacular Translation of the Military Tale of the Han and Chu. Tsūzoku kanso gundan, 通俗漢楚軍談. つうぞくかんそぐんだん。 by Unknown

1696 Japanese Woodblock Chinese History Tsuzoku kanso gundan Qing Han War CHINA A 17th century Sino-Japanese woodblock print history of the Chu-Han Contention between the Qing and Han Dynasty bound in the fukurotoji style. The Tsuzoku kanso gundan is the …

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$950.00


The Myths of Mexico & Peru by SPENCE, Lewis

1913 Myths of Mexico & Peru Inca Mayan Quetzalcoatl Legend MAP Color Illustrated James Lewis Spence was a Scottish journalist, poet, and author. He was Vice-President of the Scottish Anthropological and Folklore Society. He compiled "A Dictionary of Myth…

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The costume of the Russian Empire by ALEXANDER, William

1803 1ed RARE Costumes of Russian Empire Illustrated Scandinavia Russia Finland William Alexander's 'Costume of the Russian Empire' is one of the best illustrated portrayals of Russian culture from peasants to royalty. Alexander took information availabl…

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$950.00


Foreign field sports, fisheries, sporting anecdotes, &c. &c. : containing fifty plates, beautifully coloured, from the original drawings by HOWITT, Samuel

1841 1ed Foreign Field Sports Color Illustrated Hunting Fishing WHALING Howitt An extremely valuable and impressive, color illustrated work of sport and outdoors by illustrator Samuel Howitt. 'Foreign Field Sports' is a 19th-century sports manual known f…

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$2,500.00


Opera Omnia Germanica, das ist christliche, andächtige Betrachtungen und Ubungen, in der Liebe Gottes und deß Nächsten: Hiebevor in Lateinischer Spraach beschrieben... Jetzo aber... in das Teutsche vbersetzt by DREXEL, Jeremias

1645 Jeremias Drexel Jesuit Germanica Catholic Illustrated Esoteric Art Binding "All wizards and witches are the professed and sworn enemies of God. O prince, O King, let not witches live!" (Clark) – Jeremias Drexel Jeremias Drexel was a 17th-century …

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$599.00


A. Gellii, luculentissimi scriptoris, Noctes atticae. by GELLIUS, Aulus

1565 Aulus Gellius Attic Nights Noctes Atticae ROME Greece Greek Philosophy "Truth is the daughter of time" ― Aulus Gellius, Noctes Atticae, XII A very rare and beautiful edition of Aulus Gellius' 'Attic Nights'. This book was a compilation of notes…

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$599.00


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