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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

Condition: Very Good


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

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

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

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1968

Seller ID: 05040

Condition: Good


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

Image for Padlocks and Girdles of Chastity

Padlocks and Girdles of Chastity

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Valhalla Books: 1964

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 05120

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Very Good+


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

Condition: Very Good


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 Cluster of Historians of Modern India, by Howard Spodek. 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

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 1929049048

Condition: Fine


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

Condition: Good


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

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 1858333970

Condition: Near Fine


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 Leo Baeck Institute Year Book 1999 XLIV

Leo Baeck Institute Year Book 1999 XLIV

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Secker & Warburg: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 06594

ISBN: 0436204835

Condition: Fine


Small chip and rubbing (rear panel) to jacket. 499 pages, with Bibliography for 1998, List of Contributors, and Index. Illustrated. Contents include: German-Jewish Intellectual Development from the Late Eighteenth to the Nineteenth Century; Jewish Communities in the Nineteenth Century; Jewish Experiences in the Weimar Republic and National Socialist Germany; Jewish Refugees and Displaced Persons; and A Case Study: Mischling Desserters from the Wehrmacht and their Fate. View more info

Image for 1200 Jahre Hainfeld: 781-1981

1200 Jahre Hainfeld: 781-1981

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hainfeld, Ortsgemeinde: 1981

Seller ID: 03288

Condition: Good


Shelf wear, corners are bumped. Previous owner name on front free endpaper. Page 85-86 wrinkled at bottom, does not affect reading. Clean copy of this 1200 year history of Hainfeld, Austria. 256 pages, black & white photos. German language text. View more info

Image for Secret Memoirs of the Court of St. Cloud in a Series of Letters from a Gentleman at Paris to a Nobleman in London. In Two Volumes, Volume I (One)

Secret Memoirs of the Court of St. Cloud in a Series of Letters from a Gentleman at Paris to a Nobleman in London. In Two Volumes, Volume I (One)

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The Grolier Society:

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 05656

Condition: Very Good


Leather and paper-covered boards, raised bands on the spine with gilt decoration. Paper on the front cover starting to lift in a few spots. Moderate edge wear, bumping and rubbing. Binding tight and square. Some pages unopened (uncut at fore-edge). Edition de Luxe, limited to one thousand copies. From the Publisher's Note: "The present work contains particulars of the great Napoleon not to be found in any other publication, and forms an interesting addition to the information already known about him. The writer of the letters (whose name is said to have been Stewarton, and who had been a f... View more info

Image for Retrato Cultural Del Ecuador - Cultural Portrait of Ecuador - Portrait Culturel de l'Equateur

Retrato Cultural Del Ecuador - Cultural Portrait of Ecuador - Portrait Culturel de l'Equateur

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Gulf Oil Corporation:

Seller ID: 06899

Condition: Near Fine


No publication date, but appears to be 1970s or 80s. Stapled booklet, stiff pictorial covers. Black and white photos. 19 pages. Text in Spanish, English, and French. View more info

Image for Historical Review of VASA Order of America 1896-1971

Historical Review of VASA Order of America 1896-1971

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Seller ID: 04757

Condition: Fine


A review of the history of the largest Swedish-American Fraternal Organization in North America. The name Vasa honors Gustav Vasa, the "George Washington" of Sweden. 206 pages. View more info

Image for This is Japan 1966 [Number 13]

This is Japan 1966 [Number 13]

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Japan, Asahi Shimbun Publishing Company: 1965

Seller ID: 05883

Condition: Very Good


Some small pinhole marks and slight wear to spine. Slight wear at the tail of the spine. Slipcase in 1960s tie-dye painted cloth with paper labels on front, containing the title, and on the spine, containing the title and volume number. The spine label is barely starting to peel. Light wear with light, scattered spotting or foxing to the cloth. English language tourism magazine. Large, heavy publication, 447 pages with Index of Advertisers. Numerous articles and photos about Japan, its people, history, culture, and lifestyles. Number 13 of an annual publication that began in 1954 and ended in ... View more info

Image for The Royal Wedding Photograph Album (Charles and Diana)

The Royal Wedding Photograph Album (Charles and Diana)

By: N/A

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, Easton Press: 1981

Seller ID: 10259

Condition: Near Fine


Paperback edition. 109 pages of photos, narrative, and little stories or vignettes. Clean, sharp copy. 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

ISBN: 0718902599

Condition: Very Good


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

Image for Jüdisches Ulm: Schauplätze und Spuren

J├╝disches Ulm: Schaupl├Ątze und Spuren

By: Adams, Myrah and Christof Maihoefer

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Haigerloch, Germany, Verlag Medien und Dialog Klaus Schubert: 1998

Seller ID: 10807

ISBN: 3933231035

Condition: Fine


A walking tour of Ulm, Germany with Jwish history sites of interest. Illustrated, including maps inside the front and rear cover flaps. German language text. 34 pages. View more info

Image for Shopping in Style: London from the Restoration to Edwardian Elegance

Shopping in Style: London from the Restoration to Edwardian Elegance

By: Adburgham, Alison

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Thames and Hudson: 1979

Seller ID: 04263

ISBN: 0500012059

Condition: Very Good


Burgundy cloth with gilt stamping. Endpapers show some toning from the jacket's flaps. Jacket shows light wear in a few spots. 192 pages, Bibliography, Index and 174 illustrations. The author explores shoppers and shopping, shopkeepers and shopworkers, following the topographical development of London from the Restoration to the period before World War I. View more info