Category: World History


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Lucii Annaei Flori Rerum Romanarum Eptome. Ex Edtione Principe Nonnullis in Locis

By: Amar, J. A.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Paris, Apud Lefevre Bibliopolam: 1822

Seller ID: 42208

Spine cracked, gutters split, name/date penned on verso of front free endpaper ; In Latin. Full brown gilt-worked/tooled leather binding, marbled edges & eps, ribbon marker. Bio of roman philosopher (? ) ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 352 pages View more info

A Pictorial History of the World's Great Trials: from Socrates to Eichmann

By: Aymar, Brandt and Edward Sagarin

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Bonanza Books: 1967

Seller ID: 14601

In lightly edgeworn DJ; Black cl. X + 373 pp. B&W illustrations. Bibliographies, index; 4to; x + 373 pp pages View more info

The Trade Unions of the World in the Struggle for Workers' Interests

By: Baglai, Marat

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Moscow, Profizdat Publishers: 1980

Seller ID: 50978

Paperback. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 66 pages View more info

The Years Between: A Dramatic View of the Twenties and Thirties

By: Barrett, Marvin

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co: 1962

Seller ID: 9665

In chipped pc DJ; Black cl. B&W photos. Sources. Photos & major worldwide events from the 1920s & 1930s; 4to; xii + 208 pages View more info

The Control of Oil

By: Blair, John M

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Pantheon: 1976

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 12364

In DJ, bookplate; Black cl. Graphs, tables. Notes, index. Investigates how price of oil is determined; 8vo; xii + 441 pages View more info

A History of the Ostrogoths

By: Burns, Thomas S.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana University Press: 1984

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 51186

In VG DJ, previous owner's embossed stamp on title page ; Blue cloth hardback. B&W photos, maps. Notes, bibliography, index; 8vo; xx + 299 pages View more info

Secret Messages: Concealment, Codes, and Other Types of Ingenious Communication

By: Butler, William S. and L. Douglas Keeney

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 2001

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 11085

Remainder mark on bottom edge, in clear, orange DJ; Illus boards. Resources, index. Describes examples of encrypted messages throughout history; Small 8vo; 192 pages View more info

The Power of Myth

By: Campbell, Joseph with Bill Moyers

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: 1988

Seller ID: 30305

Paperback. 235 pp. Color & B&W illustrations. Study of how myths are tied to our past & how they understand the world today; 4to; 235 pages View more info

The Encyclopeida of World Mythology

By: Cotterell, Arthur (ed.)

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Barnes And Noble: 2001

Seller ID: 32270

Photo hardback binding. 320 pp. Color & B&W illustrations, maps. Glossary, biblio. , Indices; 4to; 320 pages View more info

Lettres a Emilie Sur La Mythologie (2 Parts in One Volume)

By: Demoustier, C.A.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Paris, Alexandre Briand: 1812

Seller ID: 48226

Front gutter/hinge starting, corners rubbed, top of spine slightly chipped, periphery of endpapers tanned; In French. Full brown leather hardback with gilt-worked spine, ribblon marker. 116 + 107 pp. Engraved plates. Two parts in one volume. French text on mythology; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 116 + 107 pages View more info

From Science to Diplomacy: a Pole's Experience in Israel

By: Dowgiallo, Jan with Harvey Sarner

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Cathedral City, CA, Brunswick Press: 1995

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 40933

Letter signed by author (Sarner) laid in. Paperback. B&W photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 80 pages; Signed by Author View more info

The Story of the Greatest Nations from the Dawn of History to the Twentieth Century: a Comprehensive History, Founded Upon the Leading Authorities, Including a Complete Chronology of the World, and a Pronouncing Vocabulary of Each Nation (10 Vols)

By: Ellis, Edwards S. and Charles F. Horne

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, Francis R. Niglutsch: 1905

Seller ID: 51617

Spines mildly faded, light wear to spine ends of several volumes, front hinge of Vol I split, spine of Vol I lightly flecked; Maroon cloth hardbacks, AEG. Color frontispieces with captioned tissue guards, B&W plates and in-text drawings ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

A Geographical View of the World, Embracing the Manners, Customs, and Pursuits, of Every Nation; Founded on the Best Authorities

By: Goldsmith, J

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, E. Hopkin and W. Reed: 1826

Seller ID: 45227

Binding edgeworn/scuffed with vertical cracks to spine, foxing throughout ; Full brown leather binding, engraved frontispiece, appendix ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 408 + 48 pages View more info

Cities and Civilisations

By: Hibbert, Christopher

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 2003

Seller ID: 40235

In illustrated slipcase, mild wear to slipcase spine; Illustrated brown cloth hardback. Color & B&W illustrations. Sources, index ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 279 pages View more info

The Millennium Time Tapestry

By: Hurff, Matthew

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Pindar Press: 1999

Seller ID: 21895

Paperback. 96 pp. Color illusts. Section-by-section description of tapestry which records each century of second millennium; Square 4to; 96 pages View more info

Essays on the Materialistic Conception of History

By: Labriola, Charles H

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Chicago, Charles H. Kerr: 1908

Seller ID: 5411

No DJ, binding sl edgeworn/soiled/faded, pages sl yellowed; Blue cl. Marxist philosophy; Small 8vo; 246 pages View more info

Military and Religious Life in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance

By: Lacroix, Paul

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Frederick Ungar: 1964

Seller ID: 2149

In lightly edgeworn DJ, bookplate; Blue cl. 400+ wood engravings; 8vo; 504 pages View more info

The Evolution of Property from Savagery to Civilization

By: Lafargue, Paul

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Chicago, Charles H. Kerr & Co: 1922

Seller ID: 18434

No DJ, name penned on front free endpaper, spine sl cocked; Brown cloth hardback. 160 pp. Date uncertain (circa 1922) ; 16mo; 160 pages View more info

The History of Punishment

By: Lyons, Lewis

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, Amber Books: 2003

Seller ID: 17000

In DJ, DJ has one 3" closed tear to back panel; Hardback (dec boards) . 192 pp. B&W illustrations. Biblio, index; Large 8vo; 192 pages View more info

A Different World: Stories of Great Hotels

By: Matthew, Christopher

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Paddington Press: 1976

Seller ID: 5027

In DJ, sl discoloration to periphery of binding; Tan cl. B&W photos; 4to; 351 pages View more info