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The Complete Writings Of Thucydides - The Peloponnesian War, The Unabridged Crawley Translation

By: Gavorse, Joseph (Ed)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Modern Library: 1934

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 7216

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


516 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. Name plate inside front board. Lightly faded spine and edges. Cloth on spine a little wrinkled. Outside page edges age toned. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Stated First Modern Library Edition. Historical account of Greece wars from the end of Persian War to the beginning and progression of Peloponnesian War. View more info

ART AND ARCHITECTURE IN BELGIUM 1600 - 1800

By: Gerson, H.; Kuile, E. H. Terr; Reiner, Olive (Translator)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: MD, Penguin Books: 1960

Edition: First Edition; No Printing Noted

Seller ID: 5591

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Ex-Lib; 396 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jacket. This SMU Ex-Library copy has SMU Library stamps. NO other markings. Very, very light shelf wear at spine tips and corner tips. Boards are straight, tips are rounded naturally, spine is square and pages are otherwise clean. Binding tight. Illustrated with drawings by Donald Bell-Scott and 160 pages of plates - Beautiful! View more info

Lloyd George, Great Lives Observed

By: Gilbert, Martin (Ed)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NJ, Prentice-Hall: 1968

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 7927

Condition: Near Fine


182 pages; Near Fine condition. No creases. Tiny bit of rub to cover. Solid, clean. In Lloyd George, Martin Gilbert presents Lloyd George's own words, the views of his contemporaries, and analyses in retrospect by leading historians and political scientists to create a three-fold perspective. On the Title page is a quote of Winston Churchill on Lloyd George: There was no man so gifted, so eloquent, so forceful, who knew the life of the people so well... Trade Paperback. View more info

Churchill, a Biography

By: Gilbert, Martin (Ed)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: 1980

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15690

ISBN: 0385155875

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


192 pages; Very Good Plus/Near Fine. Brown boards with bright gilt lettering. Illustrated endpapers. Gift incription on the front endpaper. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ has tiny bit of shelf rub at back corner tips. Now in protective sleeve. Martin Gilbert is Churchill's official biographer and has an unrivalled knowledge of his subject. Drawing on the wide range of photographs, many of which have never been published before, he has distillled a vivid portrait of Great Britain's greatest statesman, whose life spanned the years from Queen Victor... View more info

People On The Move - A United States History

By: Ginger, Ray; Ginger, Victoria (Asst)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: MA, Allyn and Bacon: 1975

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13716

ISBN: 0205042848

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


780 pages; Near Fine/No Jacket. Attractive illustrated boards. Tiny bit of shelf rub to spine tips and corner tips. Boards are straight. Tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. An excellent gift! This book tries to make sense of the lives that people have struggled through in the United States of America. Facts, like persons, do not carry their meanings on their sleeves. Out of the mists of the past, a historian must select certain events because he cannot tell it all, even if he knew it all, which he does not. Full of graphs, maps, illustrations. Media Mail only. View more info

Jones Very The Effective Years 1833 - 1840

By: Gittleman, Edwin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Columbia University: 1967

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17228

ISBN: 0231030436

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


436 pages; Fine/Very Good Plus. Grey boards with bright gilt lettering. Boards are straight, spine is square, tips are pointed and pages are clean. Price clipped DJ has just a bit of shelf wear at edges. Now in protective sleeve. An excellent gift! Jones Very, whose brilliant but disturbing personality made so stunning an impact on Ralph Waldo Emerson, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Margaret Fuller, Bronson Alcott, William Ellery Channing, and the Peabody sisters, has never before been adequately understood by student of American Transcendentalism. View more info

Scenes from the Court of Peter the Great (Based on the Latin Diary of John G. Korb, a Secretary of the Austrian Legation At the Court of Peter the Great)

By: Glaser, F. L. (Ed) ; Korb, John G.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, Nicholas L. Brown: 1921

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16831

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


174 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jacket. Attractive blue cloth boards with darker blue title to spine - Fading. Tiny Name/date to top edge inside front board. Spine lightly sunned. Outside page edges are age tanned. Just a bit of shelf rub at spine tips and corner tips. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Intro: Two years before the birth of Peter Alexiewicz, better known to the world as Peter the Great and first Emperor of Russia, the ancient Kremlin of Moscow beheld a strange sight. Young maidens, the loveliest of the realm, drawn from every province and e... View more info

The Other Side of the Jordan

By: Glueck, Nelson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: CT, American Schools of Oriental Research: 1940

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19373

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


208 pages; Good/No Jacket. University ex-library with stamps, pocket, due date slip and pen spine label. Nice red cloth boards with faded gilt lettering. Shelf wear, to the cardboard, at top spine tip and corner tips. Faded to spine. Outside page edges lightly age tanned. Boards are straight, spine is square and pages are otherwise clean. This book represents an expansion of the lectures delivered in America from October to December 1939 on behalf of the American Schools of Oriental Research. Archaeology sites. View more info

The New Cambridge Modern History - VOL. VIII (8) The American and French Revolutions 1763-1793.

By: Goddwin, A.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: UK, Cambridge University Press: 1965

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 18979

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Ex-Library; 748 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. SMU Ex-Library. Stamps, including outside page edges, spine label, date due slip. Tiny bit of shelf rub at the edges. Outside page edges lightly age tanning. Solid binding and hinges. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Volume eight in this series covers The American and French Revolutions from 1763 to 1793. Media mail only. View more info

La Politique Des Partis Sous La III Century Republique

By: Goguel, Francois

Price: $20.00

Publisher: France, Du Seuil: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 12933

Condition: Good


565 pages; Good condition. Text in French. Inscribed on half title page by the author. Spine reading creases. Inscription to prior owner signed by the author. A bit of shelf rub at edges. Some pages un-cut. Outside page edges age tanned. Very, very sparse underlining in pencil. Solid, otherwise clean. Trade Paperback.; Signed by Author View more info

Instructor's Guide to Accompany: the Great Republic - a History of the American People - Second Edition

By: Goodwin, Gerald J. ; Weatherbie, Kenneth L (Test Ques)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: MA, D. C. Heath: 1982

Edition: Second Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14378

ISBN: 066902757X

Condition: Very Good


313 pages; Very Good condition. Full number sequence. Front hinge crease. No spine creases. Just a bit of shelf rub and bump to cover edges. Solid, clean. This Instructor's Guide is intended to facilitate use of the Great Republic, Second Edition, by teachers. Trade Paperback. View more info

Student's Guide to Accompanythe Great Republic - a History of the American People - Second Edition

By: Goodwin, Gerald J. ; Weatherbie, Kenneth L (Test Ques)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: MA, D. C. Heath: 1982

Edition: Second Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14379

ISBN: 0669027561

Condition: Very Good+


279 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Full number sequence. Shallow front hinge crease. No spine creases. Just a bit of shelf rub to cover edges. Solid, clean. This Student's Guide is intended to facilitate use of the Great Republic, Second Edition, by the readers, or students. Trade Paperback. View more info

Windows on the World

By: Gould, Kenneth Miller

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Stackpole Sons: 1938

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 15710

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


421 pages; Very Good/Good. Orange boards with black lettering. Just a bit of shelf rub at spine tips. Outside page edges are age tanned. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ has shelf wear at edges with chips. Small stain on back panel. White back panel is age tanned at edgs. Now in protective sleeve. Modern History. Tells you how all the separate things like stock exchanges, unions, diplomacy, the New Deal unite to shape the world you live in. Illustrated. View more info

The Birth of Westen Civilization, Greece and Rome

By: Grant, Michael (Ed. )

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Thames And Hudson: 1969

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 17945

Condition: Near Fine in Good dust jacket


360 pages; Near Fine/Good condition. THIRD PRINTING. HUGE book (10 and a half x 14 x 1 and a half inches) Pages lightly age toned. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square, and pages are clean. The DJ has shelf wear at the edges with small chips at the spine tips and corner tips. Looks very nice in protective sleeve. 727 illustrations, 226 in color, 501 photographs, drawings, maps and chronological charts. Even now it is difficult to realize how great was the achievement of the Greeks and Romans. Two hundred years before the Praxiteles, the Greeks did not know how to cut marble. View more info

The Long Week-End, A Social History of Great Britain 1918-1939

By: Graves, Robert; Hodge, Alan

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, W. W. Norton: 1963

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 17271

Condition: Very Good


472 pages; Very Good condition. Shallow reading creases. Light shelf rub at the edges. Solid, clean. The brilliant survey of the inter-war period not only includes every imaginable surface aspect of the era, from current plays and novels being seen and read in London, to the latest dance fads and fashions imported from America, but also discusses the germinal and international influences at work in politics, business, science, and the church. Trade Paperback. View more info

A History of the English People, Volume VI (6) - 1567 -1611

By: Green, John Richard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Funk and Wagnalls:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 15322

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


276 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jacket. Volume VI (6) ONLY. No copyright date. Very attractive decorated dark brown lettering on beige boards. Outside page edges age tanned. A bit of age tan to spine. Boards are straight, spine is square and pages are clean. An Excellent Gift! This volume covers The Reformation to The Dissolution of First Parliament. View more info

A History of the English People, Volume VIII (8) - 1660 - 1683

By: Green, John Richard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Ny And London, Funk and Wagnalls:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 15324

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


221 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jacket. Volume VIII (8) ONLY. No copyright date. Very attractive decorated dark brown lettering on beige boards. Outside page edges age tanned. A bit of age tan to spine. Just a bit of shelf rub on boards. Boards are straight, spine is square and pages are clean. An Excellent Gift! Book VII. Continued - The Protectorate (1653-1660. Book VIII: The Revolution (1660-1683) Includes 1. The Restoration and 2. The Popish Plot. View more info

A History of the English People - Volume IX -1683-1760

By: Green, John Richard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Funk and Wagnalls:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 15325

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


242 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. Volume IX (9) ONLY. No copyright date. Very attractive decorated dark brown lettering on beige boards. Crack just starting at Contents page. Outside page edges age tanned. A bit of age tan to spine. Boards are straight, spine is square and pages are clean. Book VIII continued, The Fall of the Stuarts, (1683-1714.) Book IX: The House of Hanover 1714-1760. View more info

A History of the English People, Volume I - 449-1214

By: Green, John Richard

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Funk and Wagnalls:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16833

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


243 pages; Good/No Jacket. No copyright date - around early 1900's. Cracked barely at page 163 Very. Attractive illustrated dark brown lettering on beige boards. Volume I only. Shelf rub to edges. Outside page edges are age tanned. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. First of ten volumes. Contents: Book I is Early England, 449-1071; Book II England Under Foreign Kings 1071 - 1214. View more info

A History of the English People, Volume II - 1214-1307

By: Green, John Richard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Funk and Wagnalls:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16834

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


232 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jacket. No copyright date - early 1900s. Very attractive dark brown lettering on beige boards. Volume II only. Spine is lightly age tanned. Outside page edges are age tanned. Very tightly bound. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Second of ten volumes. Book II - The Charter: 1204 - 1307; John 1214-1216; Henry III, 1216-1232; The Barons' War 1233-1272; Edward the First 1272 -1307. View more info

A History of the English People, Volume III - 1307-1461

By: Green, John Richard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Funk and Wagnalls:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16835

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


260 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jacket. No copyright date - early 1900s. Very attractive dark brown lettering on beige boards. Volume III only. Spine is lightly age tanned. Outside page edges are age tanned. Very tightly bound. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Third of ten volumes. Book III is The Parliment 1307-1461. Edward the Second 1307-1327; Edward The Third, 1327-1347; The Peasant Revolt 1347 -1381; Richard II 1381-1400; The House of Lancaster 1399-1422; The Wars of the Roes 1422-1461. View more info

A History of the English People, Volume IV - 1461 to 1540

By: Green, John Richard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Funk and Wagnalls:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16836

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


245 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jacket. No copyright date - early 1900s. Very attractive dark brown lettering on beige boards. Volume IV only. Spine is lightly age tanned. Outside page edges are age tanned. Very tightly bound. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Fourth of ten volumes. Book IV is The Monarchy 1461-1540. The House of York 1461-1485. The Revival of Learning 1485-1514. Wolsey 1514-1529. Thomas Cromwell 1529 - 1540. View more info

A History of the English People, Volume V - 1540 to 1567

By: Green, John Richard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Funk and Wagnalls:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16837

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


220 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jacket. No copyright date - early 1900s. Very attractive dark brown lettering on beige boards. Volume V only. Spine is lightly age tanned. Outside page edges are age tanned. Very tightly bound. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Fifth of ten volumes. Book V - The Protestant Revolution, 1540-1553; The Catholic Reaction 1553-1558; The England of Elizabeth, 1558-1561; England and Mary Stuart, 1561-1567. View more info

The Celtic World

By: Green, Miranda

Price: $130.00

Publisher: UK, Routledge: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19642

ISBN: 0415057647

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


864 pages; Fine/Fine. Beautiful burgundy boards with bright gilt lettering. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ is also Fine. In protective sleeve. An excellent gift! MEDIA MAIL ONLY. The Celtic World is a detailed and comprehensive study of the Celts from the first evidence of them in the archaeological and historical record to the early post-Roman period. The strength of this volume lies in its breadth - it looks at archaeology, language, literature, towns, warfare, rural life, art, religion and myth, trade and industry, political organizations, soc... View more info

Our Faust? Roots And Ramifications Of Modern German Myth

By: Grimm, Reinhold; Hermand, Jost (Eds)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: WI, University of Wisconsin Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 6045

ISBN: 0299970191

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


189 pages; Fine/No Jacket. As New! Bright burgundy boards with bright gilt lettering. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. German History. An Excellent Gift! View more info

Blacks And German Culture

By: Grimm, Reinhold; Hermand, Jost (Eds)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: WI, University of Wisconsin Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 6046

ISBN: 0299970175

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


184 pages; Fine/No Jacket. Like New. Bright burgundy boards with bright gilt lettering. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. German History- Culture & Race Relations. An Excellent Gift! View more info

Interpretations Of American History - Volume 1 To 1877 - Patterns And Perspectives

By: Grob, Gerald N. ; Billias, George Athan (Eds)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Free Press: 1968

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 12168

Condition: Very Good+


532 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Volume 1 Only. One very shallow reading crease. Tiny bit of shelf rub to cover edges. Solid, clean. This two-volume work is based upon the author's philosophy of teaching American History to college freshmen and sophomores. Trade Paperback. View more info

National Geographic Index 1888 - 1946 Inclusive

By: Grosvenor, Melville Bell (Ed) ; Grosvenor, Gilbert Hovey (Intro)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: DC, National Geographic Society: 1967

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10584

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


698 pages; Fine/No Jacket. Nice end-papers and beautifully illustrated. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. An invaluable tool, a guide to a remarkable collection of articles and pictures about the world and the people who live in it. View more info

National Geographic Index 1947 - 1969

By: Grosvenor, Melville Bell (Ed) ; Payne, Melvin M. (Forward)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: DC, National Geographic Society: 1970

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10585

ISBN: 0870440934

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


620 pages; Fine/No Jacket. National Geographic Index 1947-1969. Nice illustrated end-papers. Beautifully illustrated. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. An invaluable tool, a guide to a remarkable collection of articles and pictures about the world and the people who live in it. Including Lists of Researches, Awards, Expeditions, Presidents and Trustees. View more info

Dzieje Uniwersytetu im Adama Mickiewicza 1919-1960

By: Grot, Zdzislaw

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Poznan: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20129

Condition: Good+ in Good dust jacket


778 pages; Hardcover, Good Plus / Good. A history of the Adam Mickiewicz University in the POLISH Language with photos, two fold out charts (New Organizational Structure and Administrative Organizational Structure) and tables. Dust Jacket rubbed, several closed tears at corners and head and tail of spine, several very small chips (missing pieces). Now in protective covering. Book bumped at corners and head and tail of spine. A small amount of sunning/fading at front top of cover. Text bright and clear with solid binding. Dzieje Uniwersytetu im Adama Mickiewicza 1919-1960. View more info

The Humanities And Medicine, Spring 1974 - Texas Reports on Biology and Medicine, Special Issue Volume 32, Number 1

By: Guckian, James (Ed)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: TX, University of Texas: 1974

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 6587

Condition: Very Good+


368 pages; Very Good Plus. No creases. Just a bit of wear at edges. Solid, clean. Volume 32, Number 1, Spring 1974. Contents: Humanities in Medicine and History and Medicine - Introduction: Chester R. Burns and H. Tristram Englehardt, Jr. View more info

THE ENDS OF POWER

By: Haldeman, H. R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Times Books: 1978

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 4047

ISBN: 0812907248

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


326 pages; Fine/Very Good Plus. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. An excellent gift! DJ has three tiny closed tears at bottom edge of back panel. Back panel lightly shelf rubbed. Now in new protective sleeve. The White House Chief of Staff's version of Watergate. Haldeman's history making revelations force a complete reassessment of what millions of Americans and people around the world believe to be the facts about Watergate. View more info

The Horizon Book Of Ancient Greece

By: Hale, William Harlan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, American Heritage: 1965

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 12582

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


415 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. Brown illustrated boards with gilt lettering. Tiny bit of shelf rub to corner tips and spine tips. Name and date to fly-leaf. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. An excellent gift! Completely illustrated. The history of ancient Greece, with illustrations of the art, sculpture, architecture, anthology of prime movers of thought, literature-classics and myth, and more. View more info

Texas - From the Frontier to Spindletop

By: Haley, James L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 19650

Condition: Very Good+


292 pages; Very Good Plus Condition. INSCRIBED by Author. No creases. Minimal shelf wear with bumped bottom corners. Inscription by author on Half Title Page: This is for (recipient's name) Best Wishes - James L. Haley. In print and through its photographs, it shows Texas accurately, with any attempt at romanticism - Austin American Statesman. ISBN: 0312064799. Trade Paperback.; Signed by Author View more info

The King Edward Plot

By: Hall, Robert Lee

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Mcgraw-Hill: 1980

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10714

ISBN: 0070256098

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


208 pages; Near Fine/Very Good Plus. Inscription on front fly leaf. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ has tiny bit of shelf rub at spine tips and front corner tips. Now in protective sleeve. Robert Lee Hall now brings to public light a recently discovered manuscript that tells a heretofore untold tale of the Edwardian Age. View more info

Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother

By: Hall, Trevor; Walden, Lord Howard de (Foreword)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: UK, Colour Library Books: 1987

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 18096

ISBN: 0862835682

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


192 pages; Fine/Near Fine. Huge book (10 x 14 1/2) Beautiful illustrated glossy boards - same as the dust jacket - back and front. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ has tiny bit of shelf rub at top edge. In protective sleeve. An excellent gift! Illustrated throughout with photos from baby to Queen. The unique story of one who once refused the royal hand of marriage, and who bitterly resisted the prospect of accession, yet who became and remained one of Britain's longest-lived and best-loved Queens. View more info

The Presidency - a Question of Power

By: Hargrove, Erwin C. ; Hoopes, Roy

Price: $18.00

Publisher: MA, Little, Brown: 1975

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14221

Condition: Near Fine


64 pages; Near Fine condition. No creases. Just a bit of shelf rub at edges. Solid, clean. The Presidency - A Question of Power - Current information on the events that led to Richard Nixon's resignation amd Gerald Ford's ascendance to the office. Historical focus that places the problem of presidential use and abuse of power in perspective, and much more. View more info

White Sects And Black Men In The Recent South

By: Harrell, David Edwin, Jr.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: TN, Vanderbilt University Press: 1971

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 7582

ISBN: 0826511716

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


161 pages; Tiny bit of shelf rub to bottom corner tips. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ has just a bit of age tan to spine and flap folds. Now in protective sleeve. An excellent gift! "To study religion in the South is inevitably to study class in the South. This book is additionally valuable for its insights into the many levels of southern society"... View more info

Medieval Days and Ways

By: Hartman, Gertrude

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1937

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17699

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


332 pages; Very Good/Very Good. Beautifully illustrated. Light smudge on front fly-leaf. Tiny name to front fly leaf. Soft bump at bottom corner tips. Bright red boards with gilt lettering. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ Is lightly shelf rub at edges. tiny chips at spine tips and corner tips. Now in protective sleeve. Bright, sharp art work to front panel. In this book, as in her others, the author presents history in the modern manner, painting a wide, interesting picture of a great period and then showing our heritage from that age. View more info

Victory in Europe D-Day to V-E Day

By: Hastings, Max

Price: $15.00

Publisher: MA, Little, Brown: 1985

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16300

ISBN: 0316813346

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


192 pages; Fine/Fine. Attractive Black cloth on black paper covered boards with bright gilt lettering. Illustrated endpapers. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ is Fine. In protective sleeve. Fantastic gift! Color photos throughout by George Stevens. This vivid documentary commemorates the fortieth Anniversary of V-E Day. Nine informative maps, these pictures tell the story of the struggle for Europe. View more info

America's Western Frontier the Exploration and Settlement of the Trans-Mississippi West

By: Hawgood, John A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1967

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19139

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


450 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jacket. Solid binding and hinges. Outside page edges very lightly age tanned. Tiny bit of shelf rub at the edges. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. There is no area of the country with a history more interesting and more distorted in the public mind than the American West. The struggles of the pioneer American to conquer the last Frontier have caught and retained the imagination of the public to such an extent that a veritable mythology has developed around the old West until dreams and reality have become all but indisting... View more info

Captain John Smith's History Of Virginia, A Selection

By: Hawke, David Freeman (Ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: IN, Bobbs-Merrill: 1970

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 7643

Condition: Very Good+


182 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Sunning to cover edges. No spine creases. Light front hinge crease. Just a bit of shelf rub to cover. Solid, clean. From the Introduction... Captain John Smith emerges from His General History of Virginia, New England and the Summer Isles as a hero sufficiently bold and pure to be cherished by the Walter Mittys of the world... Trade Paperback. View more info

THE SOVIET SYSTEM OF GOVERNMENT - REVISED EDITION

By: Hazard, John N.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: IL, University of Chicago Press: 1962

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 4393

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


264 pages; Near Fine/Very Good. Tiny bit of shelf rub at spine tips. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ spine is lightly sunned. Light shelf wear at extreminities with tiny chips. Enhanced with new protective sleeve. First published in 1957, this has proved to be an invaluable guide to Soviet political strengths and weaknesses. View more info

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Byzantine Armies 886 - 1118 Men At Arms Series

By: Heath, Ian

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Osprey: 1979

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 7809

ISBN: 0850453062

Condition: Fine


40 pages; Fine condition. 1979 Edition. No creases. Solid, clean. Men-at-Arms Series: Each title gives a brief history of a famous fighting unit, with a full description of dress and accoutrements, illustrated with eight colour plates, by Angus McBride, and many drawings and photographs. Collectors of militaria, war-gamers, and historians will find no oher series of books which describe the dress of each unit so comprehensively. Trade Paperback. View more info

Heaton's Commercial Handbook of Canada, Heaton's Annual, 1925

By: Heaton Publishing

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canada, Heaton Publishing: 1925

Seller ID: 17036

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Ex-Library; 709 pages; Good/No Jacket. Ex-Library with spine lable, stamps, no pocket. Shelf rub at spine edges and light shelf wear at spine tips. Lettering on cover fading. Solid, strong binding. Outside page edges lightly age tanned. Fantastic ads of the time for business in Canada. Maps, Canada and all provinces. View more info

Valley Forge - Yesterday and Today

By: Heaton, Ronald E.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: PA, 1968

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14453

Condition: Near Fine


65 pages; Near Fine condition. No creases. Navy blue covers. Tiny bit of shelf rub at edges. Solid, clean. An excellent gift! Valley Forge with the History text by Mr. Heaton is a wonderful book all about the restoration and keeping up of Valley Forge. It has a map and tour description. Most every page has pictures. View more info

The Evolution of Human Nature

By: Herrick, C. Judson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: TX, University of Texas: 1956

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19371

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Ex-Library; 506 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. College ex-library book with stamps (including outside page edges), pocket, date due slip and spine pen. SMU nameplate inside front board. Solid binding and hinges - otherwise clean. Part I: The Evolution of Behavior; Part II: The Evolution of Brains; Epilogue: The Unknown God. View more info

The Traditions Of The Western World, Volume I (1, One) - Antiquity Through The Early Modern Period

By: Hexter, J. H. (Gen. Ed) ; Etal

Price: $10.00

Publisher: IL, Rand Mcnally: 1970

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 13512

Condition: Very Good


563 pages; Very Good condition. Very light reading creases. Just a bit of rub at edges. Bump to bottom front corner tip affectng several page corner tips. Solid, clean. The publisher wishes again to stress the care and thorough planning that went into the development of this excellent work and to restate the editors' aim and design. The editors have, in this work, produced a better and more useful text than any other of its kind. Trade Paperback. View more info

A German Love Story

By: Hochhuth, Rolf

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Little, Brown: 1980

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19429

ISBN: 0316367656

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


269 pages; Fine/Near Fine. Brown boards with bright gilt lettering. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ has just a bit of shelf rub at edges. Now in protective sleeve. Hochhuth combines historical facts, including many new sidelights on leading Nazis and the war, startling official Nazi memoranda, and excerpts from his interviews with the surviving witnesses and participants in the case to reconstruct the spirit of the racist police state that was Hitler's Germany. View more info

Facts About Germany

By: Hoffman A, (Ed) ; Finan, Gerard (Trans)

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Germany, Societats-Verlag: 1992

Edition: Revised Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 12387

ISBN: 3797305222

Condition: Very Good


417 pages; Very Good condition. Ex-library with no stamps, no pocket. Spine label. Date due sheet tipped to last page. Shallow reading crease. Just a bit of shelf rub at edges. Solid, clean. Facts about Germany as a book for all people looking for information about the Federal Republic of Germany. It reports briefly and reliably on country and people, German history, the development of Germany after the Second World War, the organization of state and society, the political situation, the economy with its many facets, and the country's cultural diversity. Illustrations, diagrams and maps enhanc... View more info