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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

ISBN: 0723220158

Condition: Near Fine


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

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Delhi Diary, Vol. XI. No. 45, March 13-20, 1970

By: Bazaz, Mohini (Editor)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: DeLhi India, Mohini Bazaz, Caslon Press: 1970

Seller ID: 09891

Condition: Good


Very scarce Delhi, India periodical offering a snapshot in time of entertainment, dining, and other cultural options in Delhi one week in 1970. Contents also list churches, tips for tourists, a medical guide, and more. The last page features an article about tiger hunting in the jungles of India. Front cover ads for a beauty salon and Japan Air Lines, while the rear cover shows a full-page ad for a Ravi Shankar concert at Sapru House, New Delhi. Shankar, a master (Pandit) musician and composer had a big influence on Western pop music in the 1960s, particularly with George Harrison and the Beat... View more info

Image for Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 29, Number 1, Winter 1999; Special Issue:  The Cultural Work of Medieval Theater: Ritual Practice in England, 1350-1600

Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 29, Number 1, Winter 1999; Special Issue: The Cultural Work of Medieval Theater: Ritual Practice in England, 1350-1600

By: Beckwith, Sarah

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Durham, North Carolina, Duke University Press: 1999

Seller ID: 07967

Condition: Near Fine


206 pages. Illustrations. View more info

Image for Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 28, Number 3, Fall 1998; Special Issue: Body/Matter/Spirit

Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 28, Number 3, Fall 1998; Special Issue: Body/Matter/Spirit

By: Beckwith, Sarah and Annabel Wharton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Durham, North Carolina, Duke University Press: 1998

Seller ID: 07966

Condition: Near Fine+


Pages 494-661, with a few illustrations. Some of the articles include: Witches who Steal Penises: Impotence and Illusion in Malleus maleficarum; Pregnancy and Productivity: The Imagery of Female Monasticism within and Beyond the Cloister Walls; and The Matter of Italy: Sodomy and the Scandal of Style in Sixteenth-Century France. View more info

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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 29, Number 2, Spring 1999; Open-Topic Issue

By: Beckwith, Sarah and Annabel Wharton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Durham, North Carolina, Duke University Press: 1999

Seller ID: 07968

Condition: Near Fine


212-426 pages. Some of the articles include: A Body in Question: Aging, Community, and Gender in Medieval Iceland; Speculum of the Courtly Lady: Women, Love, and Clothes; and Saint Teresa's Problematic Patrons. View more info

Image for Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 30, Number 2, Spring 2000; Open-Topic Issue

Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 30, Number 2, Spring 2000; Open-Topic Issue

By: Beckwith, Sarah and Annabel Wharton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Durham, North Carolina, Duke University Press: 1999

Seller ID: 07970

Condition: Near Fine


186-430 pages. Some articles in this issue include: House Arrest: Modern Archives and Medieval Manuscripts; Topography as Historiography: Petrarch, Chaucer, and the Making of Medieval Rome; Witch-speak in Late Elizabethan Docu-fiction; and Circumcising Donne: The 1633 Poems and Readerly Desire. View more info

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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 31, Number 2, Spring 2001; Open-Topic Issue

By: Beckwith, Sarah and Annabel Wharton

Price: $15.00

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

Seller ID: 07972

Condition: Near Fine


214-442 pages. Some articles in this issue include: Making History: The Rhetorical and Historical Occasion of Elizabeth Tudor's Coronation Entry; Elizabeth, Mercilla, and the Rhetoric of Spencer's Faerie Queene; and Ashes and "the Archive": The London Fire of 1666, Partisanship, and Proof. View more info

Image for Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 32, Number 2, Spring 2002; Open-Topic Issue

Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 32, Number 2, Spring 2002; Open-Topic Issue

By: Beckwith, Sarah and Annabel Wharton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Durham, North Carolina, Duke University Press: 2002

Seller ID: 07973

Condition: Good


Rear cover and the last several pages are wrinkled. May have been exposed to exposure, though stains are evident. 228-426 pages. Some articles in this issue include: The Invisible Spouse: Henry VI, Arthur, and the Fifteenth-Century Subject and The Act of Libel: Conscripting Civic Space in Early Modern England. View more info

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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 33, Number 1, Winter 2003

By: Beckwith, Sarah and Annabel Wharton

Price: $15.00

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

Seller ID: 04002

Condition: Fine


Pages 1-210. Some articles in this issue include: The Remains of the Jew: Imperial Christian Identity in the Late Ancient Holy Land; Reading Queenship in Cynewulf's Elene; and King Arthur in America: Making Space in History for The Faerie Queene and John Dee's Brytanici Imperii Limites. View more info

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Man's Conquest of the Pacific: The Prehistory of Southeast Asia and Oceania

By: Bellwood, Peter S.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1979

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 04881

ISBN: 0195201035

Condition: Near Fine


462 pages, Glossary, Bibliography, Index. Numerous illustrations. View more info

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The Eagle and the Lion: The Tragedy of American-Iranian Relations

By: Bill, James A.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New Haven, Connecticut, Yale University Press: 1988

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 04408

ISBN: 0300040970

Condition: Near Fine+


520 pages, with Bibliography, Notes, and Index. View more info

Image for International Atomic Policy During a Decade 1945-1955

International Atomic Policy During a Decade 1945-1955

By: Biorklund, Admiral Elis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 07796

Condition: Good


Light shelf wear, spotting to top-edge of page block. Jacket is age-torn and edge-worn. 148 pages with Appendixes: Appendix 1: Sources; Appendix 2: Important Deposits of Fissionable Material; Appendix 3: Map of Sources of Raw Materials (fold-out map at back of book, attached inside rear cover). View more info

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Balkan As Metaphor: Between Globalization and Fragmentation

By: Bjelic, Dusan I. and Obrad Savic (Editors)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts, MIT Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 04799

ISBN: 0262025248

Condition: Fine


382 pages, Index. View more info

Image for Allied Intervention in Russia 1917-1920

Allied Intervention in Russia 1917-1920

By: Bradley, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Basic Books: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 06557

Condition: Near Fine+


Jacket has small tear at lower corner of rear panel. 251 pages, with Bibliography and Index. Illustrated with seven maps by Arthur Banks. View more info

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Prehistoric Men

By: Braidwood, Robert J.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, William Morrow and Company: 1967

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 05990

Condition: Near Fine


181 pages with Further Reading and Index. Illustrated. Human achievement from the beginnings of culture to the dawn of written history. View more info

Roman Architecture (The Great Ages of World Architecture series)

By: Brown Frank E.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, George Braziller, Inc.: 1962

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 01470

Condition: Near Fine


Light wear to boards and jacket. More than 100 illustrations, including photographs, plans, and drawings. 125 pages, indexed, with a selected bibliography. View more info

Island of Hope, Island of Tears

By: Brownstone, David M.; Franck, Irene M.; Brownstone, Douglas L.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Rawson, Wade Publishers, Inc.: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00710

ISBN: 0892560827

Condition: Very Good


Spine cocked, corners and spine ends bumped. Slightly chipped jacket with a heavy crease the length of the front flap. Immigrant stories, in their own words, of those who came through Ellis Island. Illustrated with black & white photos; 307 pages. View more info

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Heroes of the Dark Continent and How Stanley Found Emin Pasha

By: Buel, J.W.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boston, Jas. H. Earle: 1890

Seller ID: 10492

Condition: Fair


Red cloth-covered boards with black and gold decoration and lettering. Shelf wear and worn corners. Minor insect nibbling. First signature (containing title page and part of the Introduction) is separated from the binding, but present. The rest of the book is solid, binding tight and square. 576 pages, illustrated with 500 engravings and colored plates and a fold-out map of Africa reproduced from John Ogilby's 1670 map. A 19th-century history of expeditions, exploration, and discovery in Africa. View more info

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The Old Northwest: Pioneer Period 1815 to 1840 - Two Volumes

By: Buley, R. Carlyle

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana, Indiana University Press: 1950

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 08251

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth with gilt lettering to the spine. Spines of both volumes show fading and some discoloration. Otherwise, both volumes are in Near Fine condition. Comes with original, matching slipcase, which has some scuffing, rubbing and general wear. VOLUME I: 632 pages with Index. VOLUME II: 686 pages with Bibliographical Essay and Index. Both volumes are illustrated with photos, photocopies of various images, and maps. View more info

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Greenland

By: Bure, Kristjan (Editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Denmark, The Royal Danish Ministry for Foreign Affairs: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 03056

Condition: Very Good


Cream-colored boards with green print. Very light shelf wear and a small faint stain to the top edge. Inscription inside to a previous owner, dated 1953. Illustrated jacket lightly chipped with a few small edge tears. Protected now in a new mylar cover. 167 pages with many black & white photographs illustrating the culture and history (Danish influence) of the Arctic island, as well as the indigenous Eskimo. View more info