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Image for The Lacquer Pavilion at Suan Pakkad Palace

The Lacquer Pavilion at Suan Pakkad Palace

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bangkok, Thailand, Princess Chumbhot of Nagara Svarga: 1960

Seller ID: 04524


Red leatherette with gilt stamping. Slight waviness to most pages. Possibly a printing defect. Clean, no stains or marks. Jacket has some small edge tears and rubbing along the spine. Protected now in a new mylar cover. An account of the history and renovation of the Lacquer Pavilion at Suan Pakkad Palace in Bangkok, Thailand. Twenty-four pages of text followed by a section of photographs of the mural designs on the panels of the Pavilion. The images of Panel 9 (Figures ... View more info

Image for The Rice Institute Pamphlet Vol. XXXVII No.1 April 1950 : Studies in History

The Rice Institute Pamphlet Vol. XXXVII No.1 April 1950 : Studies in History

By: N/A

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Houston, Texas, Rice Institute: 1950

Seller ID: 04927


Some edge tears to oversized wrappers. Contents: Treason and Related Offenses in the Anglo-Saxon Dooms; Religious Disputation in Tudor England; A Frontier Interlude: Timothy Pickering and the Wyoming Valley; and Judicial Highlights of Civil Rights. View more info

Journal of Contemporary History, Volume 3, Number 1, 1968

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1968

Seller ID: 05040


Edge and spine wear, ink note on front cover (three words), light fore-edge stain to rear cover. 198 pp., plus several pages of ads. Articles include The Russian Mobilization in 1914; The impact of the First World War on British Society; USA: The 'New' Political History; Britain: Soldiers and Biographers; etc. View more info

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Padlocks and Girdles of Chastity

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Valhalla Books: 1964

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 05120


Minor wear and soil from reading. The last page (115) is torn, not affecting the text. Illustrations. View more info

Foreign Relations of the United States, 1944, Volume IV: Europe

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Government Printing Office: 1966

Seller ID: 05512


Very little wear to book other than reading crease to spine. Previous owner name on the front free endpaper. 1473 pages with Index. View more info

Image for The American Historical Review  [Volume 84, Number 3 - June 1979]

The American Historical Review [Volume 84, Number 3 - June 1979]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., American Historical Association: 1979

Seller ID: 07928


Light, general reading wear. Clean copy. Pages numbered 619-917, several black and white illustrations. Featured articles: Gaius Noster: Substructures of Western Social Thought, by Donald R. Kelley; Frontier Municipal Baths and Social Interaction in Thirteenth-Century Spain, by James F. Powers; Marriage Politics and the Family in Florence: The Strozzi-Medici Alliance of 1508, by Melissa Meriam Bullard. Review article: Pluralist Politics in British India: The Cambridge Cl... View more info

Image for The American Historical Review  [Volume 85, Number 4 - October 1980

The American Historical Review [Volume 85, Number 4 - October 1980

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., American Historical Association: 1980

Seller ID: 07929


General reading wear. Clean copy. Pages numbered 763-1054, several black and white illustrations. Comparative History in Theory and Practice, I (three articles): The Case for Comparing Histories, by Raymond Grew; Antebellum Planters and Vormarz Junkers in Comparative Perspective, by Shearer Davis Bowman; and In Defense of Servitude: American Proslavery and Russian Proserfdom Arguments, 1760-1860, by Peter Kolchin. View more info

Image for Hugh Sidey's Portraits of the Presidents

Hugh Sidey's Portraits of the Presidents

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Time Inc: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 05980


Top edge of jacket lightly bumped, no tears or chips. 186 pages, including Index and picture credits, for which there are many. Every page illustrated with photographs. High Sidey observed presidents for four decades as a reporter and writer. In this volume, he has collected his memories and anecdotes about Presidents Roosevelt (FDR), Truman, Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, Ford, Carter, Reagan, Bush (GHWB), and Clinton. View more info

Image for Mexico, 50 Anos de Revolucion (en Cuatro Volumenes): I. La Economia, II. La Vida Social, III. La Politica, IV. La Cultura

Mexico, 50 Anos de Revolucion (en Cuatro Volumenes): I. La Economia, II. La Vida Social, III. La Politica, IV. La Cultura

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Mexico, Fondo De Cultura Economica: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 07295


Edge wear, rubbing, and spine creases to all four volumes. Volume III is missing the fornt cover. Clean interiors. some pages in each volume are unopened (uncut) at the top. Clean interiors. Spanish language text. View more info

Image for The Soviet Note on Berlin: An Analysis

The Soviet Note on Berlin: An Analysis

By: N/A

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Department of State: 1959

Seller ID: 04510


Department of State publication no. 6757. Light wear, toning. 53 pp. View more info

Image for The Russian Chronicles: A Thousand Years That Changed the World

The Russian Chronicles: A Thousand Years That Changed the World

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: England, CLB, Imprint of Quadrillion Publishing Ltd: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 07315


397 pages with Glossary, Bibliography, Sources, and Index, plus Notes on Illustrations. Numerous illustrations, including maps. History covers from the beginning of the Land of Rus to the October Revolution. Foreword by Norman Stone. Preface by Dimitri Obolensky. View more info

Image for Progress of Nations: The Story of the World and Its Peoples from the Dawn of History to the Present Day - 10 Volume Set

Progress of Nations: The Story of the World and Its Peoples from the Dawn of History to the Present Day - 10 Volume Set

By: N/A

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Chicago, Department of Rehabilitation, Disabled American Veterans of the World War: 1930

Seller ID: 06635


Decorated leatherette. Each volume has a moderate amount of shelf wear and rubbing at the extremities. The bindings are all tight and square. Previous owner name written on the endpapers of some volumes. Volume I contains dedication pages, which are loose and laid in at the title page. National Patron of Honor Edition registered in the name of the book's original owner (J.G. Bischoff, same name written on front endpapers). Contains what appears to be the printed signatur... View more info

The Modern History of Kuwait 1750-1965

By: Abu Hakima, Ahmad M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Luzac & Company: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 05602


Clean copy, ninor edge wear to jacket. [xi] 226 pages with Appendices, Map, Bibliography, and Index. Illustrated with photographs. View more info

Image for Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 31, Number 3, Fall 2001; Special Issue: Sacrifice: Medieval and Early Modern

Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 31, Number 3, Fall 2001; Special Issue: Sacrifice: Medieval and Early Modern

By: Aers, David and Sarah Beckwith

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Durham, North Carolina, Duke University Press: 2001

Seller ID: 03999


Pages 443-691. Some of the articles include: A Martyr to Love: Sacrificial Desire in the Poetry of Bernart de Ventadorn; "The Living Witness of our Redemption": Martyrdom and Imitation in Chaucer's Prioress's Tale; and "That Spectacle of Too Much Weight": The Poetics of Sacrifice in Donne, Herbert, and Milton. View more info

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Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques: King Fahd Bin Abdul Aziz

By: Al-Farsy, Fouad

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Guernsey, Channel Islands, Knight Communications: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 04451


282 pp., Bibliography and Index. Color photos and charts. View more info

The President's Men

By: Anderson, Patrick (SIGNED)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 05529


Dark blue cloth with gilt title to spine. The letters are fading a bit. Very light amount of wear otherwise. Publisher's stamp on front pastedown (With compliments of Doubleday & Company, Inc.). Author signed (name only) on the half-title page. View more info

Image for Russia Abroad: Prague and the Russian Diaspora, 1918-1938

Russia Abroad: Prague and the Russian Diaspora, 1918-1938

By: Andreyev, Catherine; Savicky, Ivan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 2004

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 04256


246 pages with Notes, Selected Bibliography, List of Names, and Index. Illustrated with black and white photos and a map of Europe 1918-1938. View more info

Image for NACLA Report on the Americas, Volume XIV, Number 2, Mar-Apr 1980: El Salvador - Why Revolution?

NACLA Report on the Americas, Volume XIV, Number 2, Mar-Apr 1980: El Salvador - Why Revolution?

By: Armstrong, Robert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, North American Congress on Latin America: 1980

Seller ID: 09627


Stapled covers with rubbing and edge wear. Bi-monthly publication of the North American Congress on Latin America (NACLA) focusing on the political economy of the Americas. The feature for this issue is titled, El Salvador - Why Revolution, by Robert Armstrong. This 33-page article discusses the history of El Salvador from the 1930s and the coffee oligarchy, postwar development and modernization, and the political struggles of the 1970s. The article has two Appendices an... View more info

Image for Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 32, Number 1, Winter 2002; Special Issue: The Cultural Process of "Appropriation"

Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 32, Number 1, Winter 2002; Special Issue: The Cultural Process of "Appropriation"

By: Ashley, Kathleen and Veronique Plesch (Issue Editors)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Durham, North Carolina, Duke University Press: 2001

Seller ID: 04000


226 pages. Some of the articles include: Cult Lines and Hellish Mountains: The Development of Sacred Landscape in the Early Medieval Alps; From Prostitutes to Brides of Christ: The Avignonese Repenties in the Later Middle Ages; and Creating Family Identity in Books of Hours. View more info

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Flags of the World

By: Barraclough, E.M.C. and W.G. Crampton

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne: 1978

Edition: Revised

Seller ID: 04952


Clean copy, no marks. 250 pages with Bibliography and Index. Standard reference on the subject. Illustrated. View more info