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Distaff Sketch Book: A Collection of Notes and Sketches on Women's Dress in America, 1774-1783

By: Klinger, Robert L.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pioneer Press: 1974

Seller ID: 025421

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fine Condition


Valuable reference work on early American women's fashion. Black and white illustrations from drawings. Fine condition. Text clean. Slight foxing and shelf-wear. Size: 8.5" x 11". 61 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: History::United States ; 19th century; Inventory No: 025421. Paperback View more info

The European World 1500-1800: An Introduction to Early Modern History

By: Kümin, Beat

Price: $11.20

Publisher: Routledge: 2009

Seller ID: 028002

ISBN: 0415432537

Condition: Very Good Condition


Text Unmarked. Some reading-wear. Slight bumping to corners and spine ends. 379 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: History::Europe ; ISBN/EAN: 9780415432535. Inventory No: 028002. Paperback View more info

The Lake Country

By: Linton, Elizabeth Lynn

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, England, Smith, Elder and Co.: 1864

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022233

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Regional history and walking tour of The Lake District in North West England "with a map and 100 illustrations drawn and engraved by W. J. Linton." Appendices on: Provincialisms; Botany; Geology; and more. 350-pages. Half-bound in black leather with embossed and ribbed spine and full gilt page edges. Marbled end-papers. Heavy rubbing to board edges and bumping to corners leaving some board material exposed. Hinges/binding solid and attractive. Pages very faintly toned but supple. Illustrator: W. J. Linton. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 3-4 pounds. Category: History::Europe; In... View more info

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Wilderness of Mirrors

By: Martin, David C.

Price: $12.19

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 1981

Seller ID: 027290

ISBN: 0345296362

Condition: Good Condition


Uncommon vintage paperback. Solid and readable but showing significant wear. Long creases to cover (reinforced from the inside with rice paper). Numerous pages show short tears to edges. 233 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 8 ounces. Category: History::United States ; ISBN: 0345296362. Inventory No: 027290. This book is very light, and shipping will be upgraded to first class mail.. Paperback View more info

Astell: Political Writings (Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought)

By: Mary Astell and Patricia Springborg

Price: $4.08

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1996

Seller ID: 026372

ISBN: 0521428459

Condition: Good Condition


Pencil underlining and marginal notes on numerous pages. Numerous creased page corners. Book solid 289 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: History::Europe ; ISBN/EAN: 9780521428453. Inventory No: 026372. Paperback View more info

History of the Turks & Caicos Islands

By: Mills, Carlton

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Macmillan Caribbean: 2009

Seller ID: 027891

ISBN: 1405098945

Condition: Very Good Condition


Presentation inscription but otherwise text unmarked. Book solid. Gentle reading-wear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: History::General ; ISBN/EAN: 9781405098946. Inventory No: 027891. Paperback View more info

The Origins of the Inquisition in Fifteenth-Century Spain

By: Netanyahu, B.

Price: $14.68

Publisher: New York Review Books: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027845

ISBN: 0679410651

Condition: Very Good Condition


First Edition, Second Printing. Previous owner's gift inscription of flyleaf (otherwise text unmarked). Book square and solid. Slight shelf-wear. 2nd Printing. 1384 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 4 pounds. Category: History::Europe ; ISBN: 0679410651. Inventory No: 027845. Paperback View more info

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Plan For New York City 1969, A Proposal: 1 Critical Issues

By: New York City Planning Commission

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York City Planning Commission: 1969

Seller ID: 027100

ISBN: 026264004X

Condition: Good Condition


Plan for the city proposed during the Lindsay Administration. Oversize. Maps charts and photos throughout. Pocket in the rear contains 3 oversize foldout maps. A great resource for a New York City, map or infographic aficionado. Book shows some splitting at spine ends but remains solid. Sunning to bottom edge of cover. Some creases/cracked corners and some insect damage. See my other listing for volume 4 on Manhattan. Size: 17" X 17". 181 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 4 pounds. Category: History::New York ; ISBN: 026264004X. Inventory No: 027100. Paperback View more info

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Plan For New York City 1969, A Proposal: 4 Manhattan

By: New York City Planning Commission

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York City Planning Commission: 1969

Seller ID: 027101

ISBN: 0262640074

Condition: Good Condition


Plan for the city proposed during the Lindsay Administration. Oversize. Maps charts and photos throughout. A great resource for a New York City, map or infographic aficionado. Book shows some splitting and chipping at spine ends but remains solid. Some creases/cracked corners and some insect damage. Some moisture damage and rumpling to back cover and final few pages. See my other listings for volume 1 on Critical Issues. Size: 17" X 17". 171 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 4 pounds. Category: History::New York ; ISBN: 0262640074. Inventory No: 027101. Paperback View more info

The Dutch Revolt

By: Parker, Geoffrey

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Peregrine: 1989

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 027866

ISBN: 0140552332

Condition: Very Good Condition


Book tight and unmarked but showing some creasing to front and back cover and some age-toning to pages 334 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: History::Europe ; ISBN: 0140552332. Inventory No: 027866. Paperback View more info

Pictorial Atlas of the Greater United States and the World

By: Philadelphia Inquirer

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Philadelphia Inquirer: 1899

Seller ID: 022397

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fair


Second Edition. Title page reads: "Being the first volume of its kind to bring the Old and New Possessions of our Country to a close association and a prominent and conspicuous position worthy of their importance. Every foot of progress made in the New and Old World graphically portrayed in handsome reproductions of the lastest Governmental Surveys and softest half-tones together with a series of magnificent pictures of the greatest climaxes in the Spanish-American War. Included in the volume are full and accurate maps, Political and Historical..." 344 pages. Full folio. Maps and attra... View more info

John Devoy's Catalpa Expedition (Ireland House Series)

By: Philip Fennell and Marie King (Editors)

Price: $10.97

Publisher: NYU Press: 2006

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 028052

ISBN: 0814727484

Condition: Very Good Condition


Signed and inscribed by Marie King, otherwise text unmarked. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight shelf-wear and bumping to corners. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: History::Europe ; Signed by Author. ISBN: 0814727484. Inventory No: 028052. Hardcover View more info

Blues: A History of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield System

By: Robert Cunningham III and Robert M. Cunningham Jr.

Price: $7.70

Publisher: Northern Illinois University Press: 1997

Seller ID: 027929

ISBN: 0875802249

Condition: Good Condition


Hi-lighting and marginal notes in the early pages. Book solid. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: History::United States ; ISBN: 0875802249. Inventory No: 027929. Hardcover View more info

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Thracian Cult Architecture in Bulgaria

By: Rousseva, Malvina

Price: $63.99

Publisher: Jambol: 2000

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 025339

ISBN: 954615072X

Condition: Fine Condition


SIGNED and inscribed by author. Parallel English / Greek Text. Diagrams and photographs throughout. Fine condition. Size: 9" X 11.5". 201 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: History::Europe ; Ancient (BC); Signed by Author. ISBN: 954615072X. ISBN/EAN: 9789546150721. Inventory No: 025339. Hardcover View more info

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The Land of Prester John: A Chronicle of Portuguese Exploration

By: Sanceau, Elaine

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1944

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 027199

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Vintage hardcover in jacket. Well-preserved. Some age toning to edges and small nicks to jacket. Book solid. 243 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: History::General ; Inventory No: 027199. Hardcover View more info

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The Block

By: Schoenstein, Ralph

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Random House: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 024792

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good Condition


SIGNED and warmly inscribed by author to a linguist and author Maxwell Nurnberg. Novel of Manhattan children's life in the 1930s and 1940s. Stickball cover. Spaldeens and P.S. 87 mentioned in the flap copy. Picture of author (as a child) with Joe DiMaggio on rear flap. Heavy toning to edges and some chipping to corners. Book Clean, square and unmarked. Jacket in new Brodart protector. Stated First Printing. 137 pages. Illustrator: Oscar Liebman. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: History::New York ; Signed by Author. Inventory No: 024792. Hardcover View more info

Pink Swastika : Homosexuality in the Nazi Party

By: Scott Lively; Kevin Abrams

Price: $7.31

Publisher: Founders Publishing Corporation: 1995

Seller ID: 026041

ISBN: 0964760908

Condition: Very Good Condition


Text unmarked. Book solid. Some reading-wear and short bumps/splits to corners 205 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: History::Military ; ISBN: 0964760908. ISBN/EAN: 9780964760905. Inventory No: 026041. Paperback View more info

Image for The Doomed City: A Vivid and Realistic Story Graphically Depicting San Francisco's Great Fire

The Doomed City: A Vivid and Realistic Story Graphically Depicting San Francisco's Great Fire

By: Searight, Frank Thompson

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Laird & Lee: 1906

Seller ID: 025642

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fair Condition


Antique disaster insta-book from a witness to the great San Francisco earthquake and fire. "A vivid and graphic tale of the world's greatest catastrophe, the direful cataclysm that convulsed the golden shores of the land of promise. Realistically described by one of the refugees...Profusely illustrated with characteristic pictures of the horrible storm of fire and flame--Many fascinating and terrible scenes of falling buildings, government troops dynamiting mammoth steel structures. Escaping refugees and other interesting views of the appalling havoc wrough by the Earthquake in San Francis... View more info

Witchcraft in Early Modern England

By: Sharpe, James

Price: $17.80

Publisher: Longman: 2001

Seller ID: 025770

ISBN: 0582328756

Condition: Fine Condition


Text unmarked. Some shelf-wear and bumping to corners. Fine condition. 144 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: History::Europe ; ISBN: 0582328756. ISBN/EAN: 9780582328754. Inventory No: 025770. Paperback View more info

American Hero: John Marshall, Chief Justice of the United States

By: Smith, David Bruce

Price: $8.88

Publisher: Belle Isle Books: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025829

ISBN: 0985935863

Condition: As New


like new condition. Illustrated children's biography. Size: 8.75" x 11". 33 pages. Illustrator: Clarice Smith. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Children's Books & Illustrators; United States; 18th century; History::United States. ISBN: 0985935863. ISBN/EAN: 9780985935863. Inventory No: 025829. Hardcover View more info