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Image for Pictures from the Crime Museum. Volume VIII (8).

Pictures from the Crime Museum. Volume VIII (8).

By: N/A

Price: $6.30

Publisher: Rothenburg, Germany., Mittelalterliches Kriminalmuseum: 1985

Seller ID: 2641


8vo - 23 x 16 cm.; 98 pp. Linen covered wraps. An illustrated tour (colour photographs) of the crime museum in Rothenburg. This is Volume VIII of the publications of the Mediaeval Crime Museum, Rothenburg ob der Tauber. View more info

Image for Austria's Just Claim To South Tyrol.

Austria's Just Claim To South Tyrol.

By: N/A

Price: $24.00

Seller ID: 12438


4to - 11 x 21 cm.; 84 pp. No copyright date or publisher indicated. A pasted in label on the front free endpaper states: "Sent by the 'Justice for the Tyrol Committee' with the compliments of Sir George Franckenstein, GCVO, chairman". In the World War I settlement, the South Tyrol was ceded to Italy. This book lays out the case for returning this region to Austria. Lots of photos, statistics, charts (the latest information being 1939), maps, including two fold-ou... View more info

Image for A Century of Growth: The Evolution of Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.

A Century of Growth: The Evolution of Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: 88th Air Base Wing, Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio: 1999

Seller ID: 15153


4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; 61 pp. Revised and reprinted in 2002 by Eastern National. Photos, appendices, tables. Light soiling on cover. View more info

Image for Walhalla - Leroy: The Legend and the Lore.

Walhalla - Leroy: The Legend and the Lore.

By: N/A

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Cavalier, North Dakota., Northeastern North Dakota Heritage Association.: 1995

Seller ID: 20371


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; [2] - 64 - [2] pp. Cream coloured covers with black lettering over gray art work in a saddle stapled binding. Illustrated with black and white period photographs. A general history of the Pembina River Corridor along with stories from the early period and up to the present day. Includes a two page spread of the early chronology of events in Walhalla history. View more info

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Teacher Reminiscences of Rural Schools in Wright County

By: N/A

Price: $9.60

Publisher: Buffalo, MN, Wright County Historical Society.:

Seller ID: 21477


8vo - 22 x 14 cm.; 40 pp. Saddle-stapled booklet. Reminiscences by the following: Margaret Horsch Stevens, Mouraine Hubler, Bernice (Gustafson) Wetter, Claudette Nordell, Mildren (Erickson) Olson, Janice Stubbs Walker, Nola (Faust) Mills, Amy (Nordell) Hansen, Eloraine (Isenberger) Heagle, Leoloa Peshia, Margaret Baker Pavlik, Amanda (Kloss) Holzem, Mrs. Edrie Vaughan Swanson, Gladys (Gehrenbeck) Zum Brunnen, Lydia Swanson. Charmingly illustrated. Minor soiling on paper ... View more info

Image for History of Ukrainian Costume, From the Scythian Period to the Late 17th Century

History of Ukrainian Costume, From the Scythian Period to the Late 17th Century

By: N/A

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, Bayda Books.: 1986

Seller ID: 26991


4to - 28 x 20.5 cm.; 62, (16) pp. Contents: Historical Development of Costumes; Costumes of the Scythians; Costumes of Ancient Rus' (10th - 13th Centuries) - Men's Costumes, Women's Costumes; Ukrainian Costumes (15th - 17th Centuries) - Men's Costumes, Women's Costumes; Bibliography. Numerous line illustrations throughout text by M. Hrokh and B. Tulin; a central section of 16 pages of full-color plates by Christina Senkiw. Light self wear on text, small bit of soiling o... View more info

Image for A New Present State of England. Volume I. Containing a Concise History of its Situation, Extent, Soil, natural and artificial Curiosities . . .

A New Present State of England. Volume I. Containing a Concise History of its Situation, Extent, Soil, natural and artificial Curiosities . . .

By: N/A

Price: $640.00

Publisher: London, UK., Printed for R. Baldwin.: 1750

Seller ID: 27092


12mo - 17.5 x 10.5 cm.; (6) - 407 - (1) pp. This is volume I only. Brown leather in a Cambridge style binding, six panel spine with a hand lettered label, "England 1750", in the second panel from the top. The title page continued: ". . . with a Description of all the Counties and principal Towns, of the Palaces belonging to the Crown, of the City of London and its publick buildings, Courts of Judicature, Markets, Halls, Companies, and publick Offices, a succu... View more info

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A Chronology of United States Arms Control and Security Initiatives, 1946-1990.

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Washington, DC., United States Information Agency.: 1990

Seller ID: 27237


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 116 pp. The United States Information Agency operated from 1953 to 1999 and was founded during the Eisenhower administration and operated primarily as a public relations organization. With regards this book, each entry provides point form information relevant to the event or initiative. View more info

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The Trial of Jozsef Mindszenty.

By: N/A

Price: $10.80

Publisher: Budapest, Hungary., Hungarian State Publishing House.: 1949

Seller ID: 29121


8vo - 20 x 14 cm.; 191 pp. Black cloth with yellow lettering on the front board, off-white cloth on the spine with a hand lettered "Mindzenty" on the top half of the spine. From the preface: "Now, despite the fact that the Hungarian Government has established beyond doubt that the attacks, slander and ill will directed against it, were premeditated, it has decided to publish The Trial of Jozsef Mindszenty. This decision is inspired by the belief that in spite... View more info

Image for Eastern Manners and Customs: Described and Illustrated.

Eastern Manners and Customs: Described and Illustrated.

By: (Tweedie, W. K.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, UK., T. Nelson and Sons.: 1880

Seller ID: 27168


16mo - 16 x 10.5 cm.; viii - 143 pp. One of "The Bible Land Series" from Nelson. Green cloth over bevelled boards with gilt decorations and black lettering on the spine and the front board. Blind stamped decorated borders on the back board. Floral end papers. Illustrated with 40 engravings some of which are full page. Spotty foxing present with that foxing being more so on the pages closest to the front and back. The book shows only mild wear to the externals wit... View more info

Image for La Liberazione di Vienna Dall'Assedio Turco del 1683 e la Liberazione del l'Ungheria dal Giogo Turco, Fino alla Pace di Karlovicz del 1699.

La Liberazione di Vienna Dall'Assedio Turco del 1683 e la Liberazione del l'Ungheria dal Giogo Turco, Fino alla Pace di Karlovicz del 1699.

By: Acsady, Ignazio.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Firenze, Presso La Libreria Internazionale Successori B. Seeber: 1908

Seller ID: 12439


23.5 x 15 cm.; 41 pp. Center-stapled booklet. Text is in Italian. Paper wraps soiled, two inch tear on spine, some penciled numbers on wraps; text pages are clean. View more info

Image for Livrustkammaren. (Journal of the Royal Armoury).

Livrustkammaren. (Journal of the Royal Armoury).

By: Adam Heymowski, Ake Meyerson.

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Stockholm, Sweden., 1970

Seller ID: 14135


8vo - 21 x 15 cm.; Volym XII:1-2. 40 pp. This issue of the journal contains four articles: En wrangelsk anvapentavla, Wrangelska begravningsfa nor pa Skosloster; En fana med en rodkladd karl, Tva jakttrofeer-vildsvin och varg-pa Skokloster. Each has footnotes, illustrations and resumes in French. Light soiling on cover. View more info

Image for Religious Equality in Modern England, 1714-1914.

Religious Equality in Modern England, 1714-1914.

By: Addison, William George.

Price: $6.40

Publisher: London, UK., SPCK.: 1944

Seller ID: 28218


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; vi - 177 pp. Beige cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. Five page index. Usual library (British Council Library in Amsterdam) markings are present and with attachments remains on the back paste down end paper. The externals show moderate wear and soiling, while the interior is clean and the binding is solid.; Ex-Library View more info

Image for In English Ways: The Movement of Societies and the Transferal of English Local Law and Custom to Massachusetts Bay in the Seventeenth Century.

In English Ways: The Movement of Societies and the Transferal of English Local Law and Custom to Massachusetts Bay in the Seventeenth Century.

By: Allen, David Grayson.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York., W. W. Norton.: 1982

Seller ID: 23643


8vo - 20 x 13 cm.; xxi - 312 pp. First published by the University of North Carolina Press in 1981. Illustrated with black and white line drawings and charts. Previous owner's name on the first page, publisher's stamp (sample copy . . .) on the text block tail edge. The cover edges show mild edge wear and the spine is faded, otherwise very clean and tight. View more info

Image for Political and Legal Remedies for War.

Political and Legal Remedies for War.

By: Amos, Sheldon.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York., Harper & Brothers.: 1880

Seller ID: 26871


254 - 10 pp. Light tan cloth over boards with black lettering on the spine. Eight page comprehensive index followed by 10 pages of publisher's adverts at the back. The library markings are a paper label on the spine, a library bookplate on the front paste down end paper and an attachment remnant on the front free end paper. Otherwise a clean interior and a solid binding. The externals show mild wear to the fore corners of the boards and moderate wear to the spine tips. ... View more info

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Schreibweise und Funktion der ultramontanen Tradition in Frankreich 1848-1851

By: Arnold, Helmut

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Bern / Frankfurt, Herbert Lang / Peter Lang.: 1975

Seller ID: 23913


8vo - 20.5 x 14.5 cm.; 151 pp. Text is in German. Europaische Hochschulschr iften. Zur Kritik der Ideologie des burgerlichen Ausnahmestaates. Library bound in cloth-covered boards. A clean, solid text; usual library markings and attachments.; Ex-Library View more info

Image for Little Germany, German Refugees in Victorian Britain

Little Germany, German Refugees in Victorian Britain

By: Ashton, Rosemary

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Oxford, England, Oxford University Press.: 1989

Seller ID: 25248


12mo - 20 x 13 cm.; xiv - 304 pp. Amongst the many people the author writes of, there are Karl Marx, Engels, Gottfried Kinkel, Friedrich Althaus, Lessner, Eccarius, Johanna Kinkel, Malwida von Meysenbug. Endnotes, bibliography, index. Tradepaper edition. A clean, tight copy. View more info

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Anticlericalism in Britain, 1500-1914.

By: Aston, Nigel and Matthew Cragoe. (editors).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Phoenix Mill, UK., Sutton Publishing.: 2001

Seller ID: 25453


8vo - 23.5 15.5 cm.; xxii - 225 pp. Contents: 1 - "Foreword" by Keith Robbins, 2 - "Introduction" by Nigel Aston and Michael Cragoe, 3 - "Anticlericalism in the Church of England Before 1558; an Eating Canker?" by David Loades, 4 - "Anticlericalism and Clericalism, 1580-1640" by Christopher Haigh, 5 - "To Govern Is to Make Subjects Believe: Anticlericalism, Politics and Power, 1680-1717" by J. A. I. Champion, 6 - "Anti-Catholic... View more info

Image for Storia Dell' Espansione Coloniale Spagnola.

Storia Dell' Espansione Coloniale Spagnola.

By: Ausiello, Alessandro.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Roma, Stabilimento Tipografico Luigi Proja: 1938

Seller ID: 12778


8vo - 22.5 x 16.5 cm.; 187 pp. Text is in Italian. Parte I. I tre periodi dell'espansione coloniale spagnola ; Parte II. Regime coloniale amministrativo ed economico; Parte III. Conseguenze della colonizzazione spagnola. Bibliography. Paper wraps soiled with stains on back and spine and three back pages, title page is soiled with a bit of marginalia. View more info

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Quantification in History.

By: Aydelotte, William O.

Price: $5.20

Publisher: Reading, Massachusetts., Addison-Wesley.: 1971

Seller ID: 23404


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; x - 179 pp. From the back cover: "This book . . . (considers) what is involved for historians technically, conceptually , and in practice in trying to use quantitative methods . . .". Other than some very mild wear to the covers, the book appears to have never been used. View more info