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The Story of Civilization: Part VI - the Reformation - a History of European Civilization from Wyclif to Calvin: 1300-1564

By: Durant, Will

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1957

Edition: Eighth Printing

Seller ID: 16289

ISBN: 0671610503

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


1028 pages; Near Fine/No Jacket. Red boards with gilt lettering. Mapped endpapers. Illustrated. Tiny bit of shelf rub at edges. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. The Reformation is the central but not the only subject of this book. We start with religion in general, its functions in the soul and the groups, and the conditions and problems in the Roman Catholic Church in the two centuries before Luther. We will watch England in 1376-82, Germany 1320-47, and Bohemia in 1402-85, rehearsing the ideas and conflicts of the Lutheran Reformation, and much more... View more info

The Story of Civilization: Part VII - the Age of Reason Begins

By: Durant, Will; Durant, Ariel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1961

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 14469

ISBN: 0671013203

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


732 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jacket. Red boards with gilt lettering and illustration. Mapped endpapers. Illustrated. Just a bit of shelf rub at edges. Soft bump to front top corner tip. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. A History of European Civilization in the Period of Shakespeare, Bacon, Montaigne, Rembrandt, Galileo and Descartes: 1558-1649. View more info

The Story of Civilization: Part VIII - the Age of Louis XIV 1648-1715

By: Durant, Will; Durant, Ariel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1963

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14470

ISBN: 0671012150

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


804 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jacket. Red boards with gilt lettering and illustration. Mapped endpapers. Illustrated. Just a bit of shelf rub at edges. Tee-niny speck at fore edge of pages. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. A History of European Civilization in the Period of Pascal, Moliere, Cromwell, Milton, Peter the Great, Newton, and Spinoza. View more info