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Motoring the Golden Years a Pictorial

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: London, Motorbooks International: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 73407176


1872532144 143 pages. A pot pourri of nostalgia for those who love motoring - a companion for every reading mood: from the first acceptance of the motor car by societies devoted to the horse; through the beginnings of international racing in France in 1902; to the revolutionary Volkswagen People's Car of the 1930s. Lavishly illustrated in colour with rare and often unique photographs, drawings and paintings and posters from the archives of the Khachadourian Gallery. L... View more info

Revolution of the Heart: Essays on the Catholic Worker

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A., New Society Pub: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 73507430


086571262X 394 pages including index. Offers fresh, passionate examinations of the themes, events and people that have shaped and continue to build the Catholic Worker. "The most vigorous and rigorous examination of the Catholic Worker experiement to appear in print, and significantly, it originated within the movement itself." - John Dear, S.J., Theological Studies. View more info

Power: A Political History of the Twentieth Century

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Oxford University Press: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 42504052


0195207939 256 pages including index. Offers a richly illustrated account of the conflicts between ideologies and nations that have made our century the most violent in history. Front endpaper removed. Usual library markings. Average wear. Solid copy. View more info

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Dynamics of Southwestern Prehistory (Smithsonian Series in Archaeological Inquiry)

By: N/A

Price: $59.95

Publisher: USA, Smithsonian: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 126A7656


0874743346 395 pages. Index. "Focuses on the classical areas of Southwest prehistory, including the Hohokam, Anasazi, and Mogollon regions." - from dust jacket. Moderate quantity of markings. Minimal wear. Clean and bright. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. Quality copy. View more info

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China's Intellectuals and the State: In Search of a New Relationship (Harvard Contemporary China Series)

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Harvard University Asia Center: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 113A7794


067411972X 374 pages. Index. Prior owner's ink stamp atop half-title page. Some markings and underlining to contents. Moderate wear. Binding intact. Sound working copy. View more info

Image for Western Liberalism: A History in Documents from Locke to Croce

Western Liberalism: A History in Documents from Locke to Croce

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: London, Prentice Hall Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 566A9614


0582488311 810 pages. "... will be widely welcomed by those involved in the study and teaching of history, politics and philosophy, and by anyone interested in the intellectual tradition that has done so much to shape the modern world." - from back cover. Average wear. Binding intact. Unmarked. Sound working copy. View more info

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So Much to Be Done: Women Settlers on the Mining and Ranching Frontier (Women in the West)

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, University of Nebraska Press: 1990

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 866A9981


0803231342 325 pages. Bibliography. "The best collection of its kind I know." - Lillian Schlissel, author of Woman's Diaries of the Overland Trail. Usual library markings. Moderate wear. Sound copy. View more info

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Taj Mahal: The Illumined Tomb- An Anthology of Seventeenth-Century Mughal and European Documentary Sources

By: N/A

Price: $119.95

Publisher: USA, Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 538A1183


0295969458 320 pages. Selected bibliography. Abundantly illustrated in colour and black and white. Usual library markings. Somewhat above-average wear. Binding sound. A worthy reference copy. View more info

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Proceedings in Parliament 1628: Volume V: Lords Proceedings 1628

By: N/A

Price: $349.95

Publisher: New Haven, Connecticut, U.S.A., Yale University Press: 1983

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 734A1828


0300020511 737 pages. Provisional Index. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Binding intact. A sound copy. View more info

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Bold in Her Breeches: Woman Pirates Across the Ages

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: UK, Pandora: 1995

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 734A3917


0044408927 283 pages. Black and white photographic plates. "Takes a wholly fresh look at these mythical figures and places them in there true historical and cultural contexts." - from dust jacket. Usual library markings. Above-average wear. Binding intact. View more info

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Selections from The Girl's Own Paper, 1880-1907

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Broadview Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 855C6151


155111528X 184 pages. "These selections from the journal demonstrate the efforts of its publisher (The Religious Tract Society) to combat the negative moral influence of sensational popular literature while at the same time addressing the desires of its audience for exciting reading material and information about topics mothers could not or would not discuss." - from half-title page. Many charming black and white illustrations. Clean, bright and unmarked with ... View more info

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Trinity House Petitions: A Calendar of the Records of the Corporation of Trinity House, London, in the Library of the Society of Genealogists

By: N/A

Price: $299.95

Publisher: UK, Society of Genealogists: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 529C6142


0901878952 303 pages. "A Calendar of the records of the Corporation of Trinity House, London in the Library of the Society of Genealogists." - subtitle. Clean and unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy. View more info

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Stokesley selection

By: N/A

Price: $249.95

Publisher: North Yorkshire, Studio Print: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112A2508


0907922007 429 pages. Illustrated in black and white. A substantial history of Stokesley. Gift greetings upon front free endpaper else clean and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. View more info

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The Royal Exchange

By: N/A

Price: $149.82

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, London Topographical Society: 1997

Seller ID: 126A5451


090208738X 444 pages. Index. Black and white illustrations abound. Map endpapers. "An account of the Royal Exchange, telling its story from Gresham to Guardian Royal Exchange, the well-known insurance company which now occupies the building." - from dust jacket. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Only defect is closed 2" tear at head dust jacket spine. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. Lovely copy. View more info

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L'hydrographie Au Canada (1883-1983)

By: N/A

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Canada, N.C. Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 105A0662


0660910799 254 pages. Text in French. Average wear. Usual library markings. Binding intact. Worthy working copy. View more info

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Kirkintilloch: Life and Times

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Scotland, Strathkelvin District Libraries & Museums: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 741A4777


0904966402 64 pages. Bibliography. Many wonderful old black and white photos. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy. View more info

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Indonesia, the first 50 years, 1945-1995

By: N/A

Price: $495.00

Publisher: Jakarta, Indonesia, Produced by Archipelago Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 856C6132


9798926005 320 pages. A sumptously produced celabratory volume. "Celebrates the nation of Indonesia's first half-century of progress, in fifty special messages from world leaders, 50 essays by prominent experts, a chronology of important events, a portfolio of fifty historic photographs, and a special section describing fifty quintessential aspects of Indonesia, 50 significant numbers, 50 graphs and a bibliography of fifty important books." - from dust jacket. ... View more info

Braunau-Simbach Nachbarstadte am Inn

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Germany, Verlag Rudolf Vierlinger: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 73405963


3921707129 180 pages. Signed by Eitzlmayr on front flyleaf. Second front flyleaf has what appears to be a lengthy gift inscription, a small colour sticker and blind stamp. Title page is coming loose from binding. Spine is leaning to the right. A very interesting history book written in the German language. Many historic black and white photographs. View more info

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Jack Tar in History: Essays in the History of Maritime Life and Labour

By: N/A

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Canada, Acadiensis: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 527A4025


091910732X 275 pages. "A volume of original essays in the history of maritime life and labour addressed to the scholar and general reader alike." - from Foreward. "A provocative, stimulating and challenging set of essays... breaking new ground, demanding different visions... this volume will set you thinking." - R.E. Ommer, ISER. Discard stamp atop half-title page else clean and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. View more info

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The Patmos Story

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: South Africa, The Federation of the Covenant People: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 457C9279


0620020954 204 pages. Black and white illustrations. Undated but appears to be circa 1970s. Extensive markings to contents. Small address label inside back cover. Binding intact. Average wear. A worthy working copy. View more info