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ESSAI DE BIBLIOGRAPHIE CRITIQUE DES GENERALITES DE L'HISTOIRE DE PARIS

By: Barroux, Marius

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY: Burt Franklin, circa [1970].: [1970].

Seller ID: 23140

Condition: Very good


NY: Burt Franklin, circa [1970].. [1970].. Very good. - Octavo, maroon cloth titled in gilt. Very lightly spotted. vi, 153 & [1] pp. Very good. Reprint of the edition originally published in Paris in 1908.The text is in French. View more info

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AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED BY FRENCH STATESMAN AND PHILOSOPHER JULES BARTHELEMY-SAINT-HILAIRE.

By: Barthelemy-Saint-Hilaire, Jules. (1805-1895). French statesman and philosopher who translated Aristotle.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Paris: 6 October, 1877.: 1877.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 35054

Condition: Good


Paris: 6 October, 1877.. 1877.. Good. - Approximately 119 words penned in black ink on a 8-1/4 inch high by 5- 1/4 inch wide sheet of bluish-gray paper. Signed "B. S Hilaire". The paper is lightly bumped with its edges slightly faded. There is a small tear to the right edge. Folded twice for mailing. Good. Barthelemy-Saint- Hilaire writes in French to an English gentleman who has been referred to him by Lord Houghton. He apologizes for failing to find him at ... View more info

ISRAEL: YEARS OF CHALLENGE

By: Ben-Gurion, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1963).: (1963).

Seller ID: 5035

Condition: Very good


New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1963).. (1963).. Very good. - Octavo, cloth, in a dust wrapper. The covers are bumped & lightly spotted. The dust jacket is rubbed & lightly soiled & chipped with spotting to its spine. vi & 240 pages. Black-and-white illustrations. The contents are very good. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

GERMANY AND ENGLAND

By: Bernhardi, Friedrich von

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: G. W. Dillingham Company, (1915).: (1915).

Seller ID: 33409

Condition: Good


New York: G. W. Dillingham Company, (1915).. (1915).. Good. - Octavo, brick red cloth titled in black on front cover & spine. The covers are lightly soiled; the spine is faded with a small stain. 93 pages. There is a small red sticker on the front endpaper & the title is lightly foxed & stained. Black-and-white portrait frontispiece. Good. First edition.Friedrich von Bernhardi, German General of the Cavalry, defends himself from American critics who, he says, are u... View more info

LONDON IN THE TIME OF THE STUARTS

By: Besant, Sir Walter

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London: Adam & Charles Black, 1903.: 1903.

Seller ID: 3936

Condition: Good


London: Adam & Charles Black, 1903.. 1903.. Good. - Quarto, maroon cloth titled in gilt on the front cover & in gilt with profuse decorations in gilt on the spine. The top edge is gilt. The covers are bumped & lightly rubbed with a small dent to the front cover & a small stain to the rear cover. The head & tail of the spine are chipped. xiii & 400 pages with a large folding black-and-white map in the rear. Black-and- white frontispiece with tissue guard & black-and-white... View more info

MODERN REVOLUTIONS AND REVOLUTIONISTS: A Bibligraphy

By: Blackey, Robert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Santa Barbara, CA and Oxford, U.K.: Clio Books, (1976).: (1976).

Seller ID: 6166

Condition: Very good


Santa Barbara, CA and Oxford, U.K.: Clio Books, (1976).. (1976).. Very good. - Octavo, red cloth, in dw. The binding is bumped. The dw is soiled with several tears & creases. 257 pp. USPS auction stamp on front pastedown. Very good in a good dw. Dust jacket present. View more info

HENRY OF NAVARRE AND THE RELIGIOUS WARS

By: Blair, Edward T

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1895.: 1895.

Seller ID: 30311

Condition: Very good


Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1895.. 1895.. Very good. - Large octavo [9-7/8 inches high by 7 inches wide], blue cloth titled in gilt on the spine & in gilt within a decorative gilt panel on the front cover. The top edge is gilt. The binding is lightly bumped & rubbed with some minor white spotting to the front cover. 307 pages. Illustrated with 4 plates with tissue guard, 3 sepia-toned & 1 in black & white, & with black-and-white textual illustrations. Very go... View more info

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AUTOPSIA DO MANIFESTO DO INFANTE D. MIGUEL, Datado em 28 de marco de 1832.

By: Borges, Jose Ferreira. (1786-1838).

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Londres: Impresso por Bingham, 1832.: 1832.

Seller ID: 17493

Condition: Good


- Octavo, softcover bound in later 19th-century plain brown wraps with the title & date handwritten in ink on the front wrap. The contents are sewn with cream cord. The wraps are bumped & lightly creased & rippled with some small stains to the rear wrap and a short tear & crease to its front edge. 37 pages. The half-title & the verso of the last page of the text are darkened & soiled & there is an ink notation on the verso of the half-title. The page corners are lightly ... View more info

Image for A VINTAGE CARTE-DE-VISITE PORTRAIT, AFTER A PAINTING BY HORACE VERNET, OF THE FRENCH ARMY GENERAL WHO WAS MADE MARSHAL OF FRANCE FOLLOWING HIS SERVICE IN ALGERIA AND THE CRIMEAN WAR

A VINTAGE CARTE-DE-VISITE PORTRAIT, AFTER A PAINTING BY HORACE VERNET, OF THE FRENCH ARMY GENERAL WHO WAS MADE MARSHAL OF FRANCE FOLLOWING HIS SERVICE IN ALGERIA AND THE CRIMEAN WAR

By: Bosquet, Pierre (1810-1861), Marshal of France. French Army General who served in Algeria and the Crimean War

Price: $15.00

Publisher: circa [1860].: [1860].

Seller ID: 27752

Condition: Good


circa [1860].. [1860].. Good. - sc A 3-1/2 inch high by 2-1/4 inch wide sienna-toned carte-de-visite portrait of the French Army General Pierre Bosquet after an 1857 painting by Horace Vernet. Mounted on 3-3/4 inch high by 2-1/2 inch wide card stock, the image shows Marshal Bosquet, standing in full regalia, with his elbow leaning against a cannon. The edges of the mount are slightly rubbed and the corners very lightly creased, though not affecting the image. Good. Pi... View more info

ORAISON FUNEBRE DE HENRIETTE ANNE D'ANGLETERRE, DUCHESSE D'ORLEANS. Prononcee a Saint Denis le 21. jour d'Aoust 1670. Par Messire Jacques Benigne Bossuet, Conseiller du Roi en ses Conseils, Eveque de Condom, Precepteur de Monseigneur Le Dauphin

By: Bossuet, Jacques Benigne

Price: $35.00

Publisher: (Paris: Les Bibliolatres de France, 1942).: 1942).

Seller ID: 12175

Condition: Very good


(Paris: Les Bibliolatres de France, 1942).. 1942).. Very good. - Large octavo [11-1/4 inches high by 7-3/4 inches wide]. 6 signatures are laid into printed cream wraps with a vignette of a printing press on the front wrap. The corners of the front wrap are bumped. 36 & [1] pages plus colophon, partially unopened. Illustrated in black & cream with an engravedd title vignette, and with an engraved portrait frontispiece, head- piece & tail-piece by J. Pheulpin. Very good. View more info

ORAISON FUNEBRE DE MARIE TERESE D'AUSTRICHE, INFANTE D'ESPAGNE, REINE DE FRANCE ET DE NAVARRE. Prononcee a Saint Denis le premier de Septembre 1683. Par Monsieur Jacques Benigne Bossuet, Evesque de Meaux, Conseiller du Roy en ses Conseils, cy-devant Precepteur de Monseigneur le Dauphin, Premier Aumosnier de Madame la Dauphine

By: Bossuet, Jacques Benigne

Price: $25.00

Publisher: (Paris: Les Bibliolatres de France, 1942).: 1942).

Seller ID: 12335

Condition: Good


(Paris: Les Bibliolatres de France, 1942).. 1942).. Good. - Large octavo [11-1/4 inches high by 7-3/4 inches wide]. 7 signatures are laid into printed cream wraps with a vignette of a printing press on the front wrap. There is a long tear to the spine & the lower half of the rear wrap is detached. 41 & [2] pages plus colophon, partially unopened. Illustrated in black & cream with a portrait frontispiece, a title vignette & a head-piece by J. Pheulpin. Good. Reprinted... View more info

ORAISON FUNEBRE DE TRES-HAUT, ET TRES-PUISSANT PRINCE LOUIS DE BOURBON / PRINCE DE CONDE, PREMIER PRINCE DU SANG. Prononcee a l'Eglise de Nostre-Dame de Paris le 10. jour de Mars 1687. Par Monsieur Jacques Benigne Bossuet, Evesque de Meaux, Conseiller du Roy en ses Conseils, cy-devant Precepteur de Monseigneur le Dauphin, Premier Aumosnier de Madame la Dauphine

By: Bossuet, Jacques Benigne

Price: $35.00

Publisher: (Paris: Les Bibliolatres de France, 1943).: 1943).

Seller ID: 12336

Condition: Fine


(Paris: Les Bibliolatres de France, 1943).. 1943).. Fine. - Large octavo [11-1/4 inches high by 7-3/4 inches wide]. 7 signatures are laid into printed cream wraps with a vignette of a printing press on the front wrap. The rear wrap is slightly darkened around the edges & the tail of the spine is lightly chipped. 43 pages plus colophon, partially unopened. Illustrated in brown & cream with a portrait frontispiece, a title vignette & a head-piece & tail-piece by J. Pheulp... View more info

ORAISON FUNEBRE DE TRES-HAUTE ET TRES-PUISSANTE PRINCESSE ANNE DE GONZAGUE DE CLEVES, PRINCESSE PALATINE. Prononcee en presence de Monseigneur le Duc, de Madame la Duchesse, & de Monseigneur le Duc de Bourbon, dans l'Eglise des Carmelites du Fauxbourg Saint Jacques, le 9. Aoust 1685. Par Messire Jacques Benigne Bossuet, Evesque de Meaux, Conseiller du Roy en ses Conseils, cy-devant Precepteur de Monseigneur le Dauphin, Premier Aumosnier de Madame la Dauphine

By: Bossuet, Jacques Benigne

Price: $35.00

Publisher: (Paris: Les Bibliolatres de France, 1943).: 1943).

Seller ID: 12358

Condition: Very good


(Paris: Les Bibliolatres de France, 1943).. 1943).. Very good. - Large octavo [11-1/4 inches high by 7-3/4 inches wide]. 7 signatures are laid into printed gray wraps with a vignette of a printing press on the front wrap. The wraps are lightly bumped with a short tear to the bottom corner of the front wrap & a tiny stain to the rear wrap. There is a small piece out of the tail of the spine. 42 pages plus colophon, partially unopened. Illustrated in brown & cream with a ... View more info

Image for SIGNATURE ON A PIECE OF NOTE PAPER OF IRISH STATESMAN AND VICEROY OF INDIA RICHARD BOURKE, SIXTH EARL OF MAYO.

SIGNATURE ON A PIECE OF NOTE PAPER OF IRISH STATESMAN AND VICEROY OF INDIA RICHARD BOURKE, SIXTH EARL OF MAYO.

By: Bourke, Richard, 6th Earl of Mayo. (1822-1872). Irish statesman and politician. Viceroy of India (1869-1872).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Circa [1860].: [1860].

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 36251

Condition: Good


Circa [1860]., [1860].. Good . - Signature penned in black ink on a six-sided piece of note paper, 2-3/8 inches high by 3-3/8 inches wide, mounted on a slightly larger six-sided card. Boldly signed "Mayo". There is a vertical crease to the paper with a small gray mark at bottom left. Good. Robert Bourke, 6th Earl of Mayo [1822-1872], known as Lord Naas from 1842 to 1867, was a Viceroy of India and a leading member of the British Conservative Party from Dublin, ... View more info

Image for TWO TYPED LETTERS SIGNED by ROLAND WILLIAN BOYDEN as U.S. representative on the Reparation Commission, regarding concessions accorded Germany.

TWO TYPED LETTERS SIGNED by ROLAND WILLIAN BOYDEN as U.S. representative on the Reparation Commission, regarding concessions accorded Germany.

By: Boyden, Roland William (1863-1931). Lawyer and Statesman who as the U.S. Representative to the Reparation Commission suggested that the Versailles Treaty would guarantee Germany could not pay reparations and that the agreement should be redrawn.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Paris, June 4th and June 5th, 1923.: 1923.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 34755

Condition: Fair


Paris, June 4th and June 5th, 1923.. 1923.. Fair. - Two letters by the U.S.'s unofficial representative to the Reparation Commission responding to James R. Barbour, the representative of the Farmers Loan and Trust Company. The first letter contains over 400 words typed on 2 pages of 10-5/8 inch high by 8-1/4 inch wide buff paper, the first page of which is typed on "United States Unofficial Delegation Reparation Commission" stationery with the United States picto... View more info

Image for TYPED LETTER SIGNED BY CHARLES H. BOYNTON AT A PIVOTAL MOMENT AFTER THE RUSSIAN REVOLUTION AND DURING WORLD WAR I.

TYPED LETTER SIGNED BY CHARLES H. BOYNTON AT A PIVOTAL MOMENT AFTER THE RUSSIAN REVOLUTION AND DURING WORLD WAR I.

By: Boynton, Charles H. President of the American-Russian Chamber of Commerce.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York: Jul 18, 1916.: 1916.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 33664

Condition: Very good


New York: Jul 18, 1916.. 1916.. Very good. - Approximately 107 words typed on a sheet of his personalized letterhead, 11 inches high by 8-3/8 inches wide, and addressed to James B. Pond in New York City. Signed "C. H. Boynton". Pond's red stamp "Ans'd Jul 20 1918" appears in the top right corner of the letterhead. There is some light staining to the bottom right corner of the letter & the corners of the letter are lightly creased. Very good. It appears... View more info

SURVEY OF THE ANCIENT WORLD

By: Breasted, James Henry

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, MA: Ginn and Company, (1919).: (1919).

Seller ID: 5064

Condition: Good


Boston, MA: Ginn and Company, (1919).. (1919).. Good. - Octavo, black cloth titled in red on the spine & in blind on the front cover. The binding is rubbed & bumped. xi & 417 pages. There is an owner's book label on the front pastedown & an ink name on the front endpaper. There is a small area of offsetting to 2 pages of the prelims. There are pencil underlinings in the text. 4 color plates, including a frontispiece with a printed tissue guard, full-page & double-page co... View more info

Image for AN ORIGINAL PHOTOGRAPH OF BRITISH RADICAL AND LIBERAL STATESMAN JOHN BRIGHT with HIS AUTOGRAPH.

AN ORIGINAL PHOTOGRAPH OF BRITISH RADICAL AND LIBERAL STATESMAN JOHN BRIGHT with HIS AUTOGRAPH.

By: Bright, John. (1811-1889). British Radical and Liberal statesman, one of the greatest orators of his generation and a promoter of free trade.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Circa [1870].: [1870].

Seller ID: 36586

Condition: Good


- A sepia-toned original photograph of John Bright, approximately 3-1/2 inches high by 2-3/8 inches wide. There is a small piece out of the top left corner of the photograph & its top right corner is slightly creased. Good. Together with JOHN BRIGHT'S AUTOGRAPH penned on a 1-3/8 inch high by 3 inch wide slip of paper mounted onto a very slightly larger sheet of stiff paper. Very good. John Bright's autograph together with a full-length portrait of Bright, seated, cross-l... View more info

POMPEII AND HERCULANEUM: The Glory and the Grief. Translated by John Rosenberg

By: Brion, Marcel

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., (1960).: (1960).

Seller ID: 10546

Condition: Very good


New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., (1960).. (1960).. Very good. - Quarto [10-3/4 inches high by 8 inches wide], cloth, in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The top edges of the covers are slightly darkened. The dust jacket is rubbed & chipped with a tear to the top edge of the rear panel. The jacket spine is spotted with a stain near the head. 237 pages. The page edges are slightly darkened. Profuse illustrations in color and black & white from photographs by Edwin Smith. Ver... View more info

Image for SOVIET RUSSIA TODAY. (Vol. 10, No. 10) February, 1942. (Cover title).

SOVIET RUSSIA TODAY. (Vol. 10, No. 10) February, 1942. (Cover title).

By: Bromfield, Louis; Schneider, Isidor; Bessie, Alvah; et al. Smith, Jessica; editor.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: (New York: S.R.T. Publications, Inc.), 1945.: 1945.

Seller ID: 36857

Condition: Very good


- Quarto [11-3/4 inches high by 8-3/4 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial black-and-white wrappers with an illustration in black, white & red on the front cover reproduced from a Soviet war poster. The historic military war heroes Alexander Nevsky, Suvorov and Chapayez are depicted along with modern Soviet soldiers. There is minor foxing to the front cover. The rear cover is lightly soiled with creasing to the corners. 34 pages. Black-and-white illustrations. The... View more info