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Brabant and East Flanders

By: Forestier, Amedee (paintings), and George W. T. Omond (text)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, England, Adam & Charles Black:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006915

Condition: Near Fine


Red cloth, decorated in brown and black, lettered in gilt, gilt top edge. Lightly rubbed at corners and extremities, slightly toned spine panel. Both hinges slightly starting, but binding is firm and text block fully intact, with clean bright pages and plates. vii + 127 pp., illus. w/ 20 full page color plates. Lovely entry in the A. & C. Black Series of decorated bindings. View more info

Over There: The Story of America's First Great Overseas Crusade

By: Freidel, Frank

Price: $14.75

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little, Brown: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017554

Condition: Fine


Olive green buckram, lettered in brown. Essentially as issued. Former owner signature on front flyleaf. xiii,385 pp., illus. with more than 300 photographs. Dust jacket shows light shelf wear and slight soiling, now in mylar. Nicely preserved copy. View more info

Thomas Carlyle: A History of the First Forty Years of his Life 1795-1835 [Two Volumes in One]

By: Froude, James Anthony

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1882

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 041418

Condition: VG+


Brown cloth, lettered in gilt. Mild shelf wear, cloth with slight (1/8") tearing at head of spine, slightly bumped top front corner. Firm binding, intact hinges, clean interior beyond former owner's signature on front flyleaf and minor dampstaining along bottom edge of the first several leaves. xxii,353,402 pp., rear ads, new author's preface to American edition (1st thus, from British plates). View more info

Showdown in Vienna: The Death of Austria

By: Fuchs, Martin; Charles Hope Lumley (transl.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1939

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 041729

Condition: Very Good


Orange cloth, lettered in black. Thin strip of cloth loss along crown of spine, minor rubbing to heel, minor exposure at corners. Text block edges a bit toned by age, strip of surface paper loss to each fixed endsheet. Firm binding, clean interior. viii,311 pp. Dust jacket rubbed along flap folds and joints, area of surface loss on lower spine panel, brown paper glued along both flap edges View more info

The Power and Secret of the Jesuits

By: Fulop-Miller, Rene [René Fülöp-Miller]; F. S. Flint and D. F. Tait (transl.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1930

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 032764

Condition: Fine


Brown textured cloth, lettered in gilt. Very slight shelf wear, slight foxing along top margin of the first several leaves, otherwise virtually as issued. Very scarce illus. dust jacket shows foxing spots along front flap fold and front joint as well as over portions of rear panel, edge wear with several closed tears and minor chipping, now in archival mylar. (Note that DJ shows Star Books imprint at heel of spine, suggesting this copy to be publisher's overstock, remaindered and issued with a new jacket.) xiv,523 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. View more info

Rasputin: The Holy Devil

By: Fülöp-Miller, René [F. S. Flint and D. F. Tait, translators]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Star/Garden City Publishing Co.: 1928

Seller ID: 007446

Condition: Near Fine


Burgundy cloth, lettered in black. A few light surface marks to cloth. 386 pp., b&w frontis. photo of Rasputin. Clean interior, just a bit toned. Front pastedown shows nautical bookplate of Allentown, PA printer and former owner Edward W. Schlechter, associated with the printing of the volumes of the Pennsylvania German Folklore Society. View more info

Historic Structures: The Prague School Project, 1928-1946

By: Galan, F. W.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1988

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 014538

ISBN: 029273042X

Condition: Fine


1st softcover edition. xvi,250 pp. As issued, with square, uncreased binding. View more info

Genesis of the Grail Kings: The Explosive Story of Genetic Cloning and the Ancient Bloodline of Jesus

By: Gardner, Laurence

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Gloucester, MA, Fair Winds Press: 2002

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 006613

ISBN: 1931412936

Condition: As New


xiii + 386 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. As issued. View more info

Gibbon's Journey from Geneva to Rome: His Journal from 20 April to 2 October 1764

By: Gibbon, Edward; Georges A. Bonnard (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 042225

Condition: Near Fine


Black cloth, lettered in copper foil. Mild foxing to text block edges, minor toning to front endpapers from news clipping (now removed) laid in, former owner's initials on front flyleaf. xxiv,268 pp. Dust jacket is slightly rubbed at head of spine, with slight shelf wear, now in mylar. View more info

A Journal from Our Legation in Belgium

By: Gibson, Hugh

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Page and Co.: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035744

Condition: VG+


Brown ribbed cloth, lettered in gilt. Mild shelf wear, a bit rubbed at corners and spine extremities. xii,362 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographic plates. Former owner's signature/city in pencil on front flyleaf, with (inexplicably) what appears to be a shopping/grocery list on the following front blank, otherwise unmarked. A nicely preserved copy. View more info

The 28th Division in France

By: Gilbert, Eugene, 103rd Engineers, American Expeditionary Force

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Self-Published: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024337

Condition: Very Good


Brown stiff wraps, oblong format. Unpaginated, illus. w/ 18 pen and ink sketches, map. Mildly rubbed covers, a bit chipped at spine extremities, with small nick of loss along top front edge, mild loss at bottom front corner and approx. 1" loss at bottom rear corner. Text block fully intact, a bit toned by age. Reproductions of citations and correspondence at rear from Pershing, Bullard, Liggett, Mondesir, Mangin and Davis. Does not show a standard title page per se, with blank flyleaf and copyright on verso, absolutely no indications of any missing leaves. View more info

Napoleon Bonaparte, England's Prisoner: The Emperor in Exile, 1816-21

By: Giles, Frank

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, Constable-Constable & Robinson: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 036486

ISBN: 1841193909

Condition: Near Fine


Burgundy cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. Slight shelf wear, mild binding lean. Color illus. dust jacket shows modest shelf wear. xviii,206 pp., b&w illus. View more info

Cities and People: A Social and Architectural History

By: Girouard, Mark

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Haven and London, Yale University Press: 1985

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 010342

ISBN: 0300035020

Condition: Fine


[x],397 pp., illus. with many color, b&w plates. As issued. Light shelf wear to dust jacket. View more info

The Napoleonic Wars: An Illustrated History 1792-1815

By: Glover, Michael

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Hippocrene Books: 1979

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 008939

ISBN: 088254473X

Condition: Near Fine


232 pp., illus. w/ 13 color plates, 100+ b&w illus., maps. Former owner signature on front pastedown, else as issued. Dust jacket shows slight wear to edges. View more info

Hitler and the Vatican: Inside the Secret Archives That Reveal the New Story of the Nazis and the Church

By: Godman, Peter

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Free Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035661

ISBN: 0743245970

Condition: Fine


Black and orange paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Dust jacket slightly rubbed along top edge, nearly as issued. xvi,282 pp. View more info

Sex, Religion, and the Making of Modern Madness: The Eberbach Asylum and German Society 1815-1849

By: Goldberg, Ann

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Oxford and New York, Oxford University Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009342

ISBN: 0195125819

Condition: Fine


x,236 pp., illus. As issued. One corner of dust jacket very slightly bumped. View more info

The Holy Grail

By: Goodrich, Norma Lorre

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006614

ISBN: 006016686X

Condition: Fine


xxviii + 386 pp. Very slight shelf wear to dust jacket, essentially as issued. View more info

La Peinture Byzantine [Les Grands Siecles de la Peinture]

By: Grabar, Andre

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Geneva, Switzerland, Skira: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007930

Condition: Fine


Green cloth, lettered in gilt. Text block edges slightly toned by age, otherwise essentially as issued. 200 pp., illus. w/ 105 tipped-in color plates, maps. Dust jacket slightly chipped at corners, with slightly rubbed spine extremities. Text in French. View more info

Rumania: Painted Churches of Moldavia

By: Grabar, Andre (pref.); Georges Oprescu (intro.)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, New York Graphic Society: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027590

Condition: Fine


Gray 1/4 cloth, ivory paper covered boards, lettered in dark red and black. Essentially as issued. Color pictorial dust jacket shows light crease to top corner of front flap, otherwise as issued. Housed in original publisher's corrugated slipcase/mailer, showing mild handling wear. 18 pp. + (32) full page color plates, additional b&w illus. Approx. 19" x 13". A lovely copy. View more info

Two Travelers in Europe: A Unique Story Told By One of Them; What They Saw and How They Lived While Traveling Among the Half-Civilized People of Morocco, the Peasants of Italy and France, as well as the Educated Classes of Spain, Greece, Other Countries

By: Hall, Mrs. Herman J.

Price: $37.50

Publisher: None: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005700

Condition: Near Fine


Olive cloth, blind-decorated, gilt lettering, marbled endpapers. Lightly rubbed at corners/extremities. 528 pp., illus. w/ reproduced engravings, b&w photographs, color frontis. Copyrighted 1898, with notice at rear of upcoming 1900 International Exposition in Paris; known printings in Chicago, Philadelphia, and Springfield, MA in 1898-99, though this copy shows no publisher's or printer's imprint. View more info

The Romans on the Riviera and the Rhone: A Sketch of the Conquest of Liguria and the Roman Province

By: Hall, W. H. (Bullock)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Ares Publishers: 1974

Edition: Facsimile Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 039966

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff white wraps, lettered in brown and black. Mild shelf wear, corners a bit rubbed. Square, uncreased binding, clean interior. xi,194 pp., [20] pp. b&w plates, maps at rear. Facsimile reprint of original 1898 edition. View more info

Waterloo: New Perspectives - The Great Battle Reappraised

By: Hamilton-Williams, David; The Marquess of Anglesey (fwd.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, John Wiley & Sons: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046301

ISBN: 0471145718

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff color illus. wraps. Minor shelf wear, a bit of surface rubbing to covers. Square, uncreased binding, clean interior beyond inked date and former owner's embossed stamp on upper half-title (inside front cover). 416 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. View more info

Norway -- In A Class Of Its Own!

By: Harley, John (transl.)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Oslo, Norway, Scandinavian Film Group: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016729

Condition: Fine


Color laminated boards. As issued. 113 pp., illus. w/ color plates. Mostly pictorial, with text in English. View more info

Scotland: An Anthology

By: Harris, Paul (compiler)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little, Brown: 1985

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 005265

ISBN: 0316348309

Condition: Fine


Olive paper over boards. 252 pp. As issued. View more info

The Sigtuna Foundation

By: Hartman, Olov

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, SCM Press Ltd.: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018300

Condition: Near Fine


Booklet, gray wraps. 54 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. Former owner signature in pencil on upper front cover, slightly thumbed. View more info