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1 Benson J Lossing Pictorial History of the Civil War in the United States of America Volume I
Hartford, T. Belknap

1866 Hardcover Very Good No Dustwrapper as Issued 
Beautifully bound in blinstamped full leather with gilt cover and spine titles. Alll edges gilt, Some toning to prelims. Otherwise block is generally fresh throughout 608pp 202165 
Price: 105.00 USD
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2 Beverly Lindsay African Migration and National Development
Pennsylvania State Univ Pr

University Park, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. 1986 0271003839 / 9780271003832 Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
Dustwrapper in a fresh mylar sleeve. 180p (no chips or tears on dj) 021439 
Price: 45.00 USD
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3 Burke, Peter Historical Anthropology of Early Modern Italy, The: Essays on Perception and Communication
Cambridge University Press

Cambridge, United Kingdom 1987 0521320410 / 9780521320412 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
281pgs. Black Cloth.7 black and white illustrations Gilt lettering.unmarked copy.Pictorial Jacket has superficial wear, otherwise bright in fresh mylar sleeve."presents an original view of the culture of early modern Italy." 105150 
Price: 85.00 USD
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4 Byrne, R. London Dungeon Book of Crime and Punishmen
Little Brown & Co

London 1993 0316903515 / 9780316903516 Hardcover As New No Dustwrapper as Issued 
large 4to, glossy illustrated boards and endpapers, filled with fascinating facts and illustrations. 245p 018525 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5 Charbonneaux, Jean, Roland Martin, and Francois Villard Hellenistic Art 330-50 B.C. (The Arts of Mankind)
Braziller (Thames & Hudson)

N Y & Chicago 1972 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good + 
red cloth, bound to match (and printed in France) the Thames & Hudson. 'The Arts of Mankind' series that Braziller bought / | wonderfully illustrated in rich b/w and color plates throughout. Previous owner, noted art scholar and professor Ayako Imai left her name on the front endpaper. Aside from that and a hint of toning to the endpapers, the book looks new (has the usual bit of shelfwear at the front bottom edge of the block) Bright tight copy from this seminal series. Numerous foldouts, ribbon page marker laid in, DJ in fresh mylar sleeve (has a large 3" chip at the top of the front panel, otherwise bright w/only minor closed tears and wear at the extremities) 463p. 011642 
Price: 55.00 USD
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6 Churchill, Randolph S. Winston S. Churchill: Companion Volume I: Part 1, 1874-1895
Houghton Mifflin Company

1967 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good 
dustwrapper has some rubs spots and some closed tears that have healed nicely in a fresh mylar sleeve, and excellent copy. 678p 103701 
Price: 30.00 USD
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7 Cipolla, Carlo M. Cristofano and the Plague: A Study in the History of Public Health in the Age of Galileo
University of California Press

1973 0520023412 / 9780520023413 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good 
SOME NEAT UNDERLINING. dustwrapper has a closed tear at the head of the spine strip. Now in a fresh mylar sleeve, 188p 020752 
Price: 18.00 USD
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8 Curtis, Charles P. The Oppenheimer Case: The Trial of a Security System
Simon and Shuster

NY 1955 First Printing Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
minor wear to the unclipped dustwrapper otherwise exceptionally bright copy. index, 281p 020259 
Price: 18.00 USD
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9 Daiches, David A Third World
Sussex University Press

1971 0856210005 / 9780856210006 First Printing Hardcover Near Fine No Dustwrapper 
215p 020604 
Price: 18.00 USD
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10 Dunbar, Seymour Ebay A History of Travel in America. Showing the Development of Travel and Transportation from the Crude Methods of the Canoe and the Dog-Sled to the Highly Organized Railway Systems of the Present. Together with a Narrative of the Human Experiences ...
Bobbs-Merrill Company

Indianapolis 1915 First Printing Hardcover Good No Jacket 
4 volumes in full navy blue cloth, all text blocks in unread condition with the backings firm spine gilt tiles bright, corners sharp,Spines have dampstains mostly on half of each volume, with a small carry over to the lower inside corners of the panels. There may be a minor smudge inside somewhere I have missed but the blocks feel and look as new. Profusely illustrated throughout including some in color. The definitive history of travel methods in the USA. and how they affected the westward expansion. A total of 1,529p Over 1300 illustrations and many maps. 016741 
Price: 200.00 USD
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11 Edward Gibbon The Decline & Fall of the Roman Empire vols. 1 & 2 Complete
Modern Library

9999 Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
No date. Complete in two thick large 8vo volumes in full dark blue cloth with gilt titles. In VG price-clipped dustwrappers. The DJ on v1 is more tatty than that of volume 2. 1303pp & 1476pp Some toning to the endpapers Otherwise the texts blocks clean and tight. With dj's in fresh mylar sleeves. 202158 
Price: 35.00 USD
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12 Elie Kedourie Spain and the Jews: The Sephardi Experience, 1492 and After
Thames & Hudson

UK 1992 0500251134 / 9780500251133 Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
4to in black boards. Book is as new but for a minor bump at the top edge of the from board. The dustwwrapper has no chips or tears. a few light spots to the outer edges of the block. 248pp 202366 
Price: 18.00 USD
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13 Flandrin, Jean-Louis Families in Former Times
Cambridge University Press

1979 Hardcover Very Good + Very Good + 
toning on the dustwrapper seen at the flaps and rather severe, slight toning to the inner flaps, 265p 020785 
Price: 10.00 USD
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14 G.R.S. Mead Fragments of a Faith Forgotten, the Gnostics: A Contribution to the Study of the Origins of Christianity
University Books

1960 Hard Cover Very Good + Very Good 
large name on the front pastedown (covered by the inner flap of the dj) otherwise a near fine copy in an unclipped dustwrapper with minor wear, but a piece of clear tape at the edges for reinforcement. Now in a fresh mylar sleeve. 633p 200786 
Price: 30.00 USD
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15 Gibbon, Edward (edit Felipe Fernandez-Armesto). The History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire. Volumes I II & III
Folio Society

1983 Hardcover Near Fine 
1984 & 1985 All corners shapr, covers bright, bindings tight and clean, a very near fine set, Illustrated Map Endpapers. Bound in fine burgundy cloth with gilt rule decortated covers. The first 3 volumes of this 8 volumes set. No Slipcase. 020827 
Price: 75.00 USD
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16 Graham, Ian; Mathews, Peter; Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology; Euw, Eric Von Corpus Of Maya Hieroglyphic Inscriptions Volume 8 Part 1 - Cobal
Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology & Harvard University

MA 1997 0873658213 / 9780873658218 Soft Cover As New 
folio (12"w x 15" h) Printed card wraps, beautifuly embossed with gilt titles, site maps in pocket at rear of book, profusely illustrated throughout. 04/06/2011 price lowered 014703 
Price: 40.00 USD
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17 Hind, Arthur, M. An Introduction to a History of Woodcut: Volumes 1 and 2
Dover

1963 Softcover Very Good 
vII has a single spine crease o/w as near fine set. profusely illustrated throughout. 021576 
Price: 25.00 USD
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18 Hume, David The History of England Volumes I & II [1 & 2]
LibertyClassics

1983 First Edition Thus Trade Paperback Near Fine 
card covers with decorative endpapers (the word for Freedom or Liberty in cunneiform) 497p & 437p 020477 
Price: 20.00 USD
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19 Julius Hoxter Quellenbuch Zur Judischen Geschichte Und Literatur. III Teil: Deutschland, Frankenreich, Und Italien Im Mittelalter
J. Kauffmann Verlag,

1931 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket 
blue cloth, very lightly faded, otherwise as new. 200930 
Price: 20.00 USD
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20 Lister, Martin; Stearns, Raymond Phineas (editor) A Journey To Paris In the Year 1698
University of Illinois Press

1967 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good 
8vo, two-tone cloth, light pipe smell on book, dj in a fresh mylar sleeve has some even spine toning. 020963 
Price: 18.00 USD
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