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PALAEOGRAPHY GENEALOGY AND TOPOGRAPHY. (Catalogue)

By: (H. R. Moulton)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Richmond, Surrey, U.K.: H. R. Moulton, 1930.: 1930.

Seller ID: 28376

Condition: Good


Richmond, Surrey, U.K.: H. R. Moulton, 1930.. 1930.. Good. - Quarto, 12-1/4 inches high by 10 inches wide. Hardcover with the original wraps bound in buckram titled in gilt. The binding is rubbed, soiled & stained. 341 pages. Scattered foxing. A suite of 12 pages of illustrations, with its own wrappers, is bound in at the front. A good, tight copy. An ALS by Herbert Moulton to the recipient of the catalogue, a Dr. Gordon Ward, is tipped in. Also tipped in are three pr... View more info

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SOVIET RUSSIA TODAY. (Vol. 11, No. 6) October 1942. (Cover title).

By: (Kent, Rockwell). Pavlichenko, Liudmila; Odintsov, Vladimir; et al. Smith, Jessica; editor.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: (New York: S.R.T. Publications, Inc.), 1942.: 1942.

Seller ID: 36886

Condition: Good


- Quarto [11-3/4 inches high by 8-3/4 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial black, white & red wrappers with a cover portrait of Lieutenant Liudmila Pavlichenko. The covers are lightly rubbed with their bottom corners lightly creased. There is a scratch to the front cover with some minor soiling to the rear cover. 34 pages. Black-and-white illustrations. The bottom page corners are lightly creased. Good. Among the contents of this issue are an address to the America... View more info

Image for L'AUDITEUR NATIONAL. Convention Nationale. [Declaration of the Rights of Man]. (60 consecutive issues of this significant political journal consisting of numbers 222 through 282, dated "Du mercredi 1 mai 1793" through "Du dimanche 30 juin 1793", "L'an second de la republique Francaise", bound together in one volume).

L'AUDITEUR NATIONAL. Convention Nationale. [Declaration of the Rights of Man]. (60 consecutive issues of this significant political journal consisting of numbers 222 through 282, dated "Du mercredi 1 mai 1793" through "Du dimanche 30 juin 1793", "L'an second de la republique Francaise", bound together in one volume).

By: (l'Auditeur National).

Price: $950.00

Publisher: [Paris: Imprimerie du Journal, rue du Foin-Saint-Jacques, 1793.: 1793.

Seller ID: 31381

Condition: Good


- Octavo, 8-1/4 inches high by 5 inches wide. 60 issues bound together into contemporary full vellum with holographic title labels on the spine. Faded ink annotations on the covers would suggest that the vellum covers themselves were recycled at the time from even earlier documents. The covers are stained, the labels are chipped and the bottom portion of the spine is heavily chipped. 480 pages in all, each issue consisting of 8 pages with a banner title at the head of th... View more info

LASSALLE: The Power of Illusion and the Illusion of Power

By: (Lassalle, Ferdinand). Schirokauer, Arno

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, (1931).: (1931).

Seller ID: 28704

Condition: Good


London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, (1931).. (1931).. Good. - Octavo, cloth in a dust wrapper. The corners of the covers are rubbed with slight fraying. The head of the spine is creased & lightly chipped. The dust wrapper is rubbed & chipped with tears & pieces out. The jacket spine is darkened & torn with a piece out of its head. 320 pages. Black- and-white illustrations & a black-and-white portrait frontispiece. There is light soiling & a light stain to the top edge and ... View more info

Image for UNIVERSITY LIBRARY OF AUTOBIOGRAPHY, Including all the Great Autobiographies and the Autobiographical Data Left by the World's Famous Men and Women. Edited with Introductions, Essays and Appreciations by the Leading Scholars and Educators of America. (15 volumes).

UNIVERSITY LIBRARY OF AUTOBIOGRAPHY, Including all the Great Autobiographies and the Autobiographical Data Left by the World's Famous Men and Women. Edited with Introductions, Essays and Appreciations by the Leading Scholars and Educators of America. (15 volumes).

By: (Leading Scholars and Educators of America, editors).

Price: $200.00

Publisher: (New York): (F. Tyler Daniels Company, Inc.), 1918.: 1918.

Seller ID: 36817

Condition: Very good


LIMITED PRESIDENT'S EDITION OF THIS 15 VOLUME SET OF THE UNIVERSITY LIBRARY OF AUTOBIOGRAPHY - Small quarto, 9-5/8 inches high by 6-5/8 inches wide. Fifteen volumes uniformly bound in green faux tree leather, titled and decorated in gilt on the spines with art nouveau gilt decorations on the covers. The top edges are gilt. The faux leather is split along the front joint of the first volume and the head of the spines of the fourteenth and fifteenth volumes are chipped. Th... View more info

ESSENTIAL FACTS IN REGARD TO THE LEAGUE OF NATIONS / THE WORLD COURT / AND THE INTERNATIONAL LABOR ORGANIZATION. (Cover title)

By: (League of Nations)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Educational Department,, The League of Nations Association, Inc., November, 1930.: 1930.

Seller ID: 24010

Condition: Good


New York: Educational Department,, The League of Nations Association, Inc., November, 1930.. 1930.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed green wraps. The front wrap is lightly bumped & spotted with some soiling & an ink notation in the top inner corner. 31 & [1] pages, The top corners of the first 4 leaves are creased. Good. This pamphlet originally appeared under the title "A Manual for Teachers and was intended for teachers of the social sciences in New... View more info

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SOVIET RUSSIA TODAY. (Vol. 13, No. 7) November 1944. (Cover title).

By: (Lyons, Eugene). Fast, Howard; Cahill, Holger; et al. Smith, Jessica; editor.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: (New York: S.R.T. Publications, Inc.), 1944.: 1944.

Seller ID: 36897

Condition: Good


- Quarto [approximately 11-1/4 inches high by 8-1/4 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial dark blue & white wrappers. The wraps are rubbed with their bottom 2 inches detached. The top corner of the rear wrap is lightly creased & there is a piece out of its bottom inner corner. 34 pages. Black-and-white illustrations. 1 signature [pages 17-20] is nearly detached. Good. Among the contents of this issue are "Together with Our Soviet Ally" by Howard Fast; "... View more info

AUTOGRAPH LETTERS AND HISTORICAL DOCUMENTS (including some remarkable Napoleonic Items from the collection of the late Earl of Rosebery). No. 593. Spring, 1934. (Catalog)

By: (Maggs)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London: Maggs Bros. 1934.: 1934.

Seller ID: 22743

Condition: Good


London: Maggs Bros. 1934.. 1934.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed light tan wraps. The spine & extremities are darkened & the spine is rubbed with pieces out of the head & tail. The wraps are soiled & lightly bumped with some small stains. There is pencil scribbling to the rear wrap & there is a tiny chip out of its front edge. Title & 116 pages. The page corners are lightly bumped. There is staining to the front margins of a few pages & light foxing to the f... View more info

MARIE ANTOINETTE

By: (Marie Antoinette). Huisman, Philippe; and Jallut, Marguerite

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: The Viking Press, (1971).: (1971).

Seller ID: 8371

Condition: Very good


New York: The Viking Press, (1971).. (1971).. Very good. - Small quarto [10-1/2 inches high by 8-1/4 inches wide], cloth, in a dust wrapper. The extremities are very slightly faded. There are creases to the surface of the front panel of the dust jacket & the rear panel is darkened. 249 & [3] pages plus colophon. There is a bookplate with the owner's name blacked out in ink on the front pastedown. Profusely illustrated in color & black & white. Very good. Dust jacket pres... View more info

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PROCES DE MARIE - ANTOINETTE, DITE LORRAINE D'AUTRICHE, VEUVE DE LOUIS CAPET.

By: (Marie-Antoinette [1755-1793]; Antoine-Quentin Fouquier-Tinville [1746-1795]).

Price: $350.00

Publisher: [Paris]: De l'Imprimerie de Cretot, rue de Bons-Enfans, No.12, [1793].: [1793].

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 36743

Condition: Good


- Octavo, 7-1/2 inches high by 5-1/4 inches wide. Self-wraps consisting of unbound signatures, though 2 centered stab marks along the left edge might imply that this booklet was once bound in with others. 48 deckle-edged pages, on poor quality paper, probably hastily printed as published at the time. The pages are toned and slightly soiled with light dampstaining along the left edge. The edges are creased and lightly chipped with occasional short tears, not affecting the... View more info

MEMOIRS OF THE LIFE OF MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS, / With Anecdotes of the Court of Henry II. During Her Residence in France. In Two Volumes. The Second Edition

By: (Mary Queen of Scots). Benger, Miss

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London: Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, 1823.: 1823.

Seller ID: 30808

Condition: Good


London: Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, 1823.. 1823.. Good. - Octavo, brown boards backed with brown cloth with printed paper labels on the spines. The bindings are bumped & rubbed with small stains to the boards. The heads & tails of the spines are creased & the head of the Vol. 2 spine is chipped & torn. The labels are darkened & chipped with pieces out of the Vol. 1 label, affecting the titling. xii & 375 pages; and v & 399 pages plus colopho... View more info

NO PHOENIX NO ASHES: The United Nations and Its First Years

By: (McClellan, Bruce; editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: York, PA: The Maple Press Company, 1951.: 1951.

Seller ID: 13157

Condition: Fine


York, PA: The Maple Press Company, 1951.. 1951.. Fine. - Large octavo [approximately 12 inches high by 7-5/8 inches wide], blue paper covered boards backed with white cloth with the United Nations logo in white on the front board and a gilt-lettered paper label on the spine. The book was issued with a slipcase, which is lacking. The boards are lightly bumped & rubbed & there is some light foxing to the spine. Half- title, title, [vi] & 142 pages plus colophon, printed in... View more info

Image for THE MEXICAN REVOLUTION. A 6-PAGE AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED. A first hand account of an attack on the village of Zimapan by "rebels" [Zapatistas].

THE MEXICAN REVOLUTION. A 6-PAGE AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED. A first hand account of an attack on the village of Zimapan by "rebels" [Zapatistas].

By: (Mexican Revolution). Armstrong, James H.

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Zimapan, Hidalgo, Mexico, August 7, 1935.: 1935.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 35352

Condition: Very good


- sc - Six pages consisting of over 1,000 words penned on both sides of 3 sheets of 10-1/2 inch high by 8-1/8 inch wide buff-colored paper. In a lengthy letter James H. Armstrong, the author of this account, responds after reading a book which Mrs. McDougall has sent him. The book, Rosa E. King's "Tempest Over Mexico" which had just been published that year, has stirred up Armstrong's memories and feelings. He doesn't view the "rebels" (The Liberation Ar... View more info

LIFE OF NAPOLEON THE THIRD

By: (Napoleon III). Forbes, Archibald

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1907.: 1907.

Seller ID: 7811

Condition: Very good


New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1907.. 1907.. Very good. - Octavo, brick red cloth titled in gilt & black with decorations in green, black & gilt on the front cover & spine. The spine & extremities are sunned & the covers are lightly bumped. viii & 355 pages. Illustrated with 37 black-and-white plates, including a portrait frontispiece. There is scattered light foxing & offsetting to the title from the frontispiece. Very good. First American edition. First Edition. View more info

PARIS IN DECEMBER, 1851, OR, THE COUP D'ETAT OF NAPOLEON III. Translated from the Thirteenth French Edition, with Many Orignal Notes, by S. W. Adams, and A. H. Brandon

By: (Napoleon III). Tenot, Eugene

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York: Hurd and Houghton / Cambridge, MA: Riverside Press, 1870.: 1870.

Seller ID: 3246

Condition: Good


New York: Hurd and Houghton / Cambridge, MA: Riverside Press, 1870.. 1870.. Good. - Octavo, rust brown cloth titled in gilt on the spine with decorative frames stamped in blind on both covers. The covers are bumped & lightly rubbed & soiled with dampstaining to the top corners. The spine is faded with a small area of dampstaining & the head & tail are chipped. xv & 350 pages plus errata page. There is staining to the endpapers with a small label on the front pastedown. T... View more info

THE TORY REFORM ACT. What Must We Do with it? Register! Register!! Register!!! By a Member of the Council of The National Union. Revised and Corrected by the Author, and Published by the Council

By: (National Union of Conservative & Constitutional Associations)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London: Printed for the Council of The National Union, 1868.: 1868.

Seller ID: 4039

Condition: Good


London: Printed for the Council of The National Union, 1868.. 1868.. Good. - (Publications of the National Union No. 4). Octavo, printed self wraps unbound; removed. The wraps are darkened with some foxing & with stains to the rear wrap. 19 pages. The page edges are slightly darkened & there is scattered foxing & staining. Good. View more info

DANIEL O'CONNELL AND HIS WORLD

By: (O'Connell, Daniel). Edwards, R. Dudley

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London: Thames and Hudson, (1975).: (1975).

Seller ID: 14176

Condition: Very good


London: Thames and Hudson, (1975).. (1975).. Very good. - Small quarto, green cloth titled in gilt, in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The dust jacket is lightly soiled with the spine & extremities darkened. 112 pages with profuse black & white illustrations. The page edges are slightly darkened. Very good. Dust jacket present. View more info

L'ETE PEIRESC / FIORETTI II: Nouveaux Melanges. Composes et offerts sous la direction de Jacques Ferrier, President honoraire de l'Academie du Var, par Marc Aycard, Paul Blancet, Jean Broc

By: (Peiresc, Nicolas-Claude Fabri de). Aycard, Marc; Blanchet, Paul, Broc, Jean; et al)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: (Avignon): Academie du Var/Aubanel, (1988).: (1988).

Seller ID: 25625

Condition: Good


(Avignon): Academie du Var/Aubanel, (1988).. (1988).. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial white wraps. The wraps are lightly rubbed with some very light foxing & some tiny gray marks. The top edge of the rear wrap is darkened. 334 pages plus colophon. Illustrated in black & white. Very good. Number 82 of a limited edition of 1,000 numbered copies.This book developed out of the Academie of Var's 1980 celebration of the four hundredth anniversary of the birt... View more info

FREE WORLD: A Monthly Magazine devoted to Democracy and World Affairs. Volume VII, No. 6. June, 1944

By: (Quintanilla, Luis). Angell, Norman; Shirer, William L.; Masaryk, Jan; Tito, Marshal Josip Broz; Rosenberg, Anna M.; Ghioldi, Americo; et al

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: Free World, Inc., 1944.: 1944.

Seller ID: 24935

Condition: Good


New York: Free World, Inc., 1944.. 1944.. Good. - Small quarto [10-5/8 inches high by 7-5/8 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial white wrappers with a cover illustration in pink & black by Luis Quintanilla. The binding is bumped & soiled with a few light creases. The spine is rubbed with the head & tail lightly chipped. Pages [486]- [574] plus ads. Black-and-white illustrations after drawings by Stan Fraydas & others and maps by Marthe Rajchman. There are small sta... View more info

VOKS BULLETIN 5-6

By: (Rachmaninoff, Sergei; Nemirovich-Danchenko, Vladimir; et al). (Stalin, Joseph; Tolstoy, Alexei; Pogodin, Nikolai; Glebov,Ivan; et al; Kemenov, Vladimir; Editor-in-Chief)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: (Moscow): U.S.S.R. Society for Cultural Relations with Foreign Countries, (1943).: (1943).

Seller ID: 17704

Condition: Good


(Moscow): U.S.S.R. Society for Cultural Relations with Foreign Countries, (1943).. (1943).. Good. - Small quarto [approximately 10 inches high by 7-3/4 inches wide], softcover bound in printed cream wrappers with a vignette in black on the front wrap. The wraps are soiled & darkened around the edges. The head & tail of the spine are torn. 62 & [2] pages. Black-and-white illustrations, including 2 pages reproducing World War II drawings by Nikolai Zhukov. There is a light... View more info