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Category: History General


Viewing items 191 - 200 of 375...
The Discoverer: A New Narrative of the Life and Hazardous Adventures of the Genoese Christopher Columbus
 by Andre De Hevesy
Price: US $15.00
ISBN #: B000FMBR3W
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: good
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1928
light wear to the book; jacket shows wear to tips, corners and edges, spine darkened to illegibilty, severa; chips and tears. First printing, no othe... Details
The Duke of Stockbridge: A Romance of Shay's Rebellion
 by Edward Bellamy
Price: US $10.00
ISBN #: B00F4IR7UO
Binding: 
Book Condition: Good
Edition: Reprint
Pub Date: 1962
Shelf wear, page edges spotted, else clean and unmarked. An historical novel by the author of Looking Backward. Shays Rebellion was a primarily New En... Details
The Early History of India: From 600 B.C. to The Muhammadan Conquest Including The Invasion of Alexander The Great
 by Vincent A. Smith; S. M. Edwardes
Price: US $36.00
ISBN #: B0010X6DYS
Binding: 
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: good
Edition: Revised & Corrected Edition
Pub Date: 1957
First published in 1924 this a printing from the sheets of the 1957 fourth edition. Light shelf wear to tips, corners, and edges of the book and jacke... Details
The Echo of Greece
 by Hamilton, Edith
Price: US $15.00
ISBN #: 
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: very good
Edition: Later Printing
Pub Date: 1957
A trade edition. Shelf wear to tips, corners, and edges of the book and priced jacket. Black cloth in mostly black jacket. A history of fourth century... Details
The Etruscans Begin To Speak
 by Zacharie Mayani
Price: US $15.00
ISBN #: B0006DANIK
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: very good
Edition: First English language edition
Pub Date: 1962
Light shelf wear to tips, corners, and edges of the book, a bit more to the jacket which is price-clipped with a bit of the pricing visible; some copy... Details
The Federal Courts: Crisis and Reform
 by Richard A. Posner
Price: US $15.00
ISBN #: 0674296257
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Good+
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1985
small ding to bottom rear cover edge, previous owner's stamp to front endpaper; wear to jacket corners and edges. 8vo - over 7" - 9". Ha... Details
The Fifth-Century Invasions South of the Thames
 by Vera I. Evison
Price: US $25.00
ISBN #: 0485110717
Binding: 
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: good-
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1965
ex-library with usual stamps and markings; label ghost to spine of jacket, two closed tears, flaps torn where glued. First printing, no others noted. ... Details
The First American Army: The Untold Story of George Washington and the Men Behind America's First Fight for Freedom
 by Bruce Chadwick
Price: US $10.00
ISBN #: 9781402205064
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: very good
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 2005
Very light wear to the book and jacket. Most items ship with free delivery confirmation, electronic tracking and jacket protectors (generally over $10... Details
The First Liberty: America's Foundation in Religious Freedom
 by William Lee Miller
Price: US $15.00
ISBN #: 0878408991
Binding: 
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: no jacket
Edition: Expanded and Updated
Pub Date: 2003
some soiling to front endpaper and rear cover, several dog-eared pages; no jacket. First printing, full number line. "Miller re-creates the fierce... Details
The Forgotten Founding Father: Noah Webster's Obsession and the Creation of an American Culture
 by Joshua Kendall
Price: US $20.00
ISBN #: 9780399156991
Binding: 
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: near fine
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 2011
Signed. About As New in all respects. Inscribed by the author on the title page, else clean and unmarked. First printing, full number line. From the f... Details
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