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MAKING DEMOCRACY AND THE WORLD MUTUALLY SAFE

By: Glasgow, Arthur Graham

Price: $14.94

Publisher: Norfolk, VA, Printed for the Author: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38753

Condition: Very Good


44 pages; Contents clean and tight in original cream printed wrappers. "Why must democracy forever fear aggression, or Facism or Communism or Any-ism, when it might readily become presently impregnable and, therefore, ultimately universal -- if we so choose?" Arthur Graham Glasgow (1865-1955) was the brother the author Ellen Glasgow of Richmond, Virginia. He was a respected engineer and one of the founders of Humphreys and Glasgow, Ltd. an engineering and const... View more info

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THEY FELL IN THE BATTLE - A Roll of Honour of the Battle of Britain, 10 July - 31 October 1940

By: Gleave, Tom ; F. E. Dymond. Foreword [AUTOGRAPHED] by His Royal Highness Prince Philip Duke of Edinburgh

Price: $1,749.99

Publisher: Hendon, Royal Air Force Museum Printed by Rampant Lions Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39943

Condition: Near Fine


Autograph; [5], 50, [2] leaves pages; Clean and tight in original binding of full blue morocco with gilt lettering at spine and gilt cross on front board; sunned at spine, otherwise Near Fine in very good blue buckram-covered slipcase with a lining of watered silk (slipcase now sunned at edges). Foreword written and SIGNED by His Royal Highness PRINCE PHILIP Duke of Marlborough. This is No. 44 of an edition limited to only 80 copies, signed by Prince Philip (as Marshal ... View more info

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SUSSMAN SEES IT THROUGH A reappraisal of the Jewish position under the Soviets

By: Goldberg, David ; [ Isaac Stern 's copy ]

Price: $19.94

Publisher: New York, Bloch: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40916

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


244 pages; From the collection of the violinist Isaac Stern [1920-2001] -- with his "chop" mark in Chinese characters at the rear. (In the Oscar-winning documentary of his 1979 trip to China "From Mao to Mozart," Maestro Stern is seen receiving the gift of his chop with delight: "No more signing!" From now on, "Chop, Chop, Chop!") Dustjacket has some chipping along top edge. OCLC: 2588824; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreci... View more info

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Zhizn i reformy [ Two Volumes in Russian ]

By: Gorbachev, Mikhail Sergeevich

Price: $99.94

Publisher: Moskva [Moscow], Novosti: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39761

ISBN: 5702009533

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


1240 pages; Publisher's brown leatherette-surfaced cloth, spines lettered in gilt. Two volumes, text entirely in Russian. FIrst edition of the original text of the Memoirs of Mikhail Gorbachev. 566, [1] & [2 colophon/tirage]; 652, [1] & [2 colophon/tirage] pp. One section of Illustrations from b/w photographs in each volume. Following the deaths of Soviet Leaders Leonid Brezhnev, Yuri Andropov, and Konstantin Chernenko, Gorbachev was elected General Secretary by the... View more info

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Doctor Samuel Johnson and the Principal of St. Mary Hall

By: Greenwood, David

Price: $5.94

Publisher: Oxford, Bodleian Library Record: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38419

Condition: Fine


4 pages; Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. An offprint from the June 1971 issue of The Bodleian Library Record. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

FEAR Anti-Semitism in Poland After Auschwitz

By: Gross, Jan

Price: $15.94

Publisher: New York, Random House: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 42009

ISBN: 0375509240

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


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THE LEGAL STATUS OF THE CHURCH IN SOVIET RUSSIA

By: Gsovski, Vladimir

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Fordham University Law Review: 1939

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 41709

Condition: Very Good


Autograph; 28 pages; Inscribed and signed by the author at top of first page (date 1939). OCLC: 21187606 Clean and tight in original printed tab wrappers; wrappers a bit dust soiled. Vladimir Gsovski was Chief of the Foreign Law Section and later Chief of the European Law Division in the Law Library of the U.S. Library of Congress from 1942 until 1960. He was born in Moscow and graduated from the Law School of Moscow University after studying at Law Schools in univers... View more info

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STORIA DEL MONDO MEDIEVALE - Vol. II: L'Espansione Islamica e La Nascita dell' Europa Feudale

By: Gwatkin; et al.

Price: $29.94

Publisher: Garzanti / Cambridge University Press: 1979

Seller ID: 40997

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


136 illustrazioni in nero e 7 cartine, 12 tavole a colori ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

Portraits of the English Civil Wars

By: Haldane, Angus

Price: $22.94

Publisher: Unicorn Publishing Group: 2017

Seller ID: 42026

ISBN: 1910787388

Condition: Fine


The Face of War; 100 pages; Clean and secure in original pictorial stiff wrappers. Iluustrated throughout. The period of the English Civil Wars (1642–1651) was one of the most momentous in British history. Though the events of this significant time period have been examined in great detail from a historical point of view, the period has never before been discussed in detail focusing specifically on portraiture. Art historians have tended to ignore the timeframe because... View more info

General Pichegru's Treason

By: Hall, Sir John Richard ; Baronet ; [1865-1928]

Price: $29.94

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Company: [1915]

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 40782

Condition: Very Good+


ix, 362 & [1] pages; Publisher's red buckram, spine and front cover lettered in gilt. An excellent copy, the binding is unworn, but with just a hint of soiling -- interior tight and fresh. 6 full page portraits in b/w halftones, including a frontispiece portrait of the subject -- Jean-Charles Pichegru [1761-1804], the son of a peasant who became a leading French General during the wars of the Revolution. In one of those odd intersections of history, Pichegru, during h... View more info

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IRELAND AND THE BRITISH EMPIRE 1937 CONFLICT OR COLLABORATION A Study of Anglo-Irish Differences from the International Standpoint

By: Harrison, Henry

Price: $24.94

Publisher: London, Robert Hale: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41313

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


356 pages; Clean and tight in original red cloth binding in dusty, toned dustjacket with light edgewear. OCLC: 4271122 With statistics prepared by the intelligence branch of "The Economist." Printed "With Compliments of Robert Hale and Company" "Sent at request of the Author" laid-in. Also laid-in is an article about the book reprinted from the Manchester Guardian. This book is a well researched and well written plea for the reconciliation o... View more info

Soviet Socialism and Private Enterprise

By: Hazard, John N

Price: $9.94

Publisher: New York, New York University: 1950

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 40758

Condition: Near Fine


New York University Law Review, Vol XXV, No. # (July 1950); 19 pages; Clean and tight in oriignal tan printed wrappers. OCLC: 494538003 A separate printing of this article which originally appeared in the New York University Law Review, Vol XXV, No. # (July 1950) View more info

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MAGYAR NEPRAJZI BIBLIOGRAFIA BIBLIOGRAPHY OF HUNGARIAN ETHNOGRAPHY 1999-2000

By: Hegyi, Dora

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Neprajzi Muzeum/Museum of Ethnography: 2005

Seller ID: 40447

Condition: Fine


Clean and tight in original printed wrappers; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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MUNICH - A Unique Town / MUNCHEN - Die Stadt der Einmaligkeit

By: Hoferichter, Ernst

Price: $8.94

Publisher: Munich, Carl Gabler: 1950

Seller ID: 36980

Condition: Good


This well illustrated booklet was issued for the use of tourists & business travellers in Munich. The text presents a brief history of the city and its many architectural and natural sites, profusely illustrated with photographs and a two-page map of the surrounding area identifying the mountain peaks and villages of the nearby Alps. The text is presnted in three columns -- English, German and French. The second part of the booklet contains information on the hotels, re... View more info

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EOS. Stimmen der Jugend

By: Hoffmann, E., editor

Price: $149.99

Publisher: Wien [Vienna], Im Selbstverlege v. E. Hoffmann, Tittlgasse 6: 1909-10

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 41934

Condition: Very Good-


93 & [8] pages; Contemporary cloth-backed pattern-printed boards in two tones of green and rose -- original grey printed wrappers bound in. Binding, wrappers and contents somewhat toned and dusty, endpapers with glue stains at the gutters. Each front wrapper has a small label from the "Archiv für Jugendkultur" -- partly completed in ink ms. Two parts, Hefte1 & 2 -- bound together. Each part has a colophon at the end: [Heft 1 is Nr. 106/350; Heft 2 is Nr. 180/... View more info

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NEPRAJZI MUZEUM KINCSEI 1872-1972

By: Hoffmann, Tomas

Price: $19.94

Publisher: Nepmuvelesi Propogansa Iroda: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41943

Condition: Very Good-


Clean and secure in original pictorial stiff wrappers. Faint blindstamp of previous owner. Examines the Museum's collection of material related to ethnographic studies of the region of Hungary and the Danube area. Clean and tight in original pictorial wrappers, faint blindstamp of previous owner. View more info

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GUIDE TO COLOGNE

By: Holscher, Georg

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Hoursch & Bechstedt: 1919

Seller ID: 37052

Condition: Very Good-


56 pages; 56 page guidebook for the city of Cologne, bound in stiff card wrappers with a color folding map of the town at rear. Date is approximate, none printed in book. Titlepage has two inch closed tear with invisible archival repair on reverse, pages curled at lower corner. OCLC: 19063611; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic rende... View more info

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Mestesuguri Artistice in Romania [Artistic Handicrafts in Romania]

By: Horsia, Olga ; Paul Petrescu

Price: $44.94

Publisher: Bucuresti, Uniunea Centrala a Cooperativelor Mestesugaresti: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39601

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


298 pages; Number in ink on copyright page, otherwise clean and tight in original rough woven cloth binding in good dustjacket with some edgewear and a couple closed tears (now in protective mylar cover). OCLC: 68247067 Photographs by Dan Er. Grigorescu; design by N. Nobilescu. Text in Romanian. This beautiful book examines the works and techniques of various artisans and craftsmen of Romania, generously illustrated with colour and black and white photographs of m... View more info

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EDWARD ARMSTRONG 1846-1928

By: Hutton, W. H

Price: $5.94

Publisher: London, Humphrey Milford Amen House: 1928

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 36952

Condition: Very Good


10 pages; A memorial tribue From the Proceedings of the British Academy. Volume XIV. Printed by John Johnson at the University Press, Oxford. OCLC: 33956882 Edward Armstrong FBA (1846 – 1928) was an English historian educated at Bradfield College and Exeter College, Oxford, and then became a Fellow of The Queen's College, Oxford. Armstrong wrote books on Charles V, Elisabeth Farnese, and Lorenzo de' Medici. He also contributed to the The Cambridge Modern History and... View more info

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WOMEN AGAINST HITLER Report of Mass Meeting of Women held in Moscow, September 7th, 1941

By: Ibarruri, Dolores ; (La Passionaria)

Price: $34.94

Publisher: London, Soviet Information Bureau By "the Soviet War News": 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 37085

Condition: Near Fine


30 pages; Publisher's pale yellow printed wrappers. OCLC: 21344032 Minor time toning, a faint crease to the upper corner of the front cover, and some light browning of the paper stock throughout, but still a handsome and presentable copy of this scarce pamphlet, which records for the first time in English, a famous mass meeting of anti-fascist women in Moscow. The last of the speeches recorded was by Dolores Ibarruri, the renowned Spanish Republican leader better known... View more info