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

Prophetic Years, 1947-1953

By: Anderson, Wing

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Kosmon Pressice: 1946

Seller ID: 19369

No DJ; Red cloth hardback. Xviii + 234 pp. Predicting world socio-political situation; Small 8vo; xviii + 234 pages View more info

You Never Call! You Never Write! : a History of the Jewish Mother

By: Antler, Joyce

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Oxford University Press: 2007

Seller ID: 37938

In DJ; Hardback (brown spine/pink boards) . 1st printing. Xiv + 321 pp. B&W illustrations. Notes, sources, index; 8vo; xiv + 321 pages View more info

The World of Children

By: Aries, Philippe, Edward Blishen, Phyllis Hostler, Dan Jacobson, Marghanita Laski, Colin MacInnes, Alastair Reed, Anthony Storr..

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Paul Hamlyn: 1966

Seller ID: 24204

In chipped DJ, binding slightly edgeworn; Blue cloth hardback. 288 pp. Collection of color/B&W photos of children around world. Extra charge for international postage; 4to; 288 pages View more info

The Best is Yet to Come

By: Asmus, Barry

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Scottsdale, AZ, Ameripress: 2001

Edition: Third Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 27572

In DJ, phone number penned on rear free endpaper; Signed by author. Black cloth hardback. X + 370 pp. Appendices, notes, biblio, index. Study of global economics & freedom; 8vo; x + 370 pages; Signed by Author View more info

THE TOWN-MEETING. article extracted from Harper's New Monthly Magazine (Vol. LXX, No. CCCCXVI, January 1885)

By: Author Unknown

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NP, Harper And Brothers: 1885

Seller ID: 27599

Edge tears to margins not affecting text; Article containing 16 pages extracted from vintage magazine. History of town meetings; 8vo View more info

THE FEDERAL UNION. Extracted Article, Harper's New Monthly Magazine (Vol. LXX, No. CCCCXVII, Feb 1885)

By: Author Unknown

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NP, Harper and Brothers: 1885

Seller ID: 27604

Article containing 12 pages extracted from vintage magazine. B&W illust. History of federal union form of government; 8vo View more info

17 Views of Stirling and Neighborhood

By: Author Unknown

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NP, Np: 1850

Seller ID: 42243

Cover soiled, top & bottom of spine torn, foldout panels detached from binding ; Hardback (black cloth spine/red leather boards). Accordian style foldout showing 17 B&W illustrations on 8 panels of Scottish village ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 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

apercu de genealogie et d'histoire des familles beaulieu du grand madawaska

By: Beaulieu, Bertille, Gaetane Beaulie Leger, Marie-Noelle Beaulieu Levasseur and Daniel R. Morneault

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Edmundston, New Brunswick, Canada, Les Editions Marvie: 1992

Seller ID: 51060

Neat tape repair to front cover ; In French. Paperback. B&W photos, maps. Notes/references, index. Geneaology of French-Canadian family ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 327 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

Communism, the Cold War and the FBI Connection: Time to Set the Record Straight

By: Bly, Herman O

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Lafayette, Huntington House Publishers: 1998

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 40271

Paperback. Signed & inscribed by author. B&W photos, biblio. Former FBI agent's view of Cold War; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 240 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Alva Myrdal: a Daughter's Memoir

By: Bok, Sissela

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Reading, MA, Addison-Wesley: 1991

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 24009

In pc DJ, previous owner's gift inscription on fly leaf; Hardback (white cloth spine/red boards) . B&W photos. Xviii + 374 pp. Index. Bio of founder of Swedish welfare state; 8vo; xviii + 374 pages View more info

Geschiedenis Van Nederland Onder De Regeering Van Koningin Wilhelmina

By: Brugmans, H

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, Scheltens & Giltay: 1940

Seller ID: 42156

Light foxing throughout, chip to last page ; In dutch. Blue cloth hardback. B&W photos. Biblio, index. Dat uncertain (ca 1940). History of the Netherlands under the reign of Queen Wilhelmina. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 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: $5.00

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

Der Vetter-Götti. Ein Kalender Für Das Schweizervolk Auf Das Jahr 1863

By: Carl Weiss

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Horgen, Carl Weiss: 1863

Seller ID: 42721

Foxing throughout. Dogeared pages, covers edgeworn/soiled ; In old German script. Illustrated w/ woodcuts, including hand colored full page image of Benedist Fontana. Swiss almanac ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info