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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

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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

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Alexander Kerensky: The First Love of the Revolution

By: Abraham, Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 06023


Tiny nick to the head of the spine and a trace of wear at the corners. 503 pages with Notes, Index of Persons, and Subject Index. Biography of Alexander Kerensky, who succeded Prince Lvov as premier of Russia's Provisional Government, established after the overthrow of Czar Nicholas II. Kerensky was overthrown later that same year by Lenin and migrated to Paris and later the United States where he lived until his death in 1970. 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