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Category: History General


Viewing items 191 - 200 of 478...
The Return To Camelot: Chivalry and The English Gentleman
 by Mark Girouard
Price: US $12.00
ISBN #: 0300027397
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: very good
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1981
lower corners bumped, some spotting and smudging to page edges; light creasing to jacket edges, rubbed. First printing, no others noted. Jacket priced... Details
The Saga of the Bounty: Its Strange History as Related By the Participants Themselves
 by Irvin Anthony, (editor)
Price: US $15.00
ISBN #: 
Binding: 
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Good+
Edition: Third Impression
Pub Date: 1936
corners of book and jacket worn, several page corners creased, page edges very dusty and spotted; jacket spine sunned, rear panel soiled. Non-fiction ... Details
The Salton Sea; An Account of Harriman's Fight with the Colorado River
 by George Kennan
Price: US $110.00
ISBN #: B0000D6C1U
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: no jacket
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1917
shelf wear to tips, corners, and edges of the book and jacket. 106 pages plus ads. Blue and gilt cloth. First printing, "published May, 1917."... Details
The Silent Traveller in San Francisco
 by Chiang Yee
Price: US $12.00
ISBN #: 
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: good
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1964
tips worn, corners bumped; dj spine darkened, tips, edges and corners worn, panels soiled, minor creasing, price-clipped. 8vo - over 7" - 9"... Details
The Sixteenth Century
 by Oman, Sir Charles
Price: US $20.00
ISBN #: 
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: good
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1936
spine tip sunned; dj spine darkened, tips chipped. A whimsical bookplate of the librarian and bookman Joseph L. Wheeler, designed by the British artis... Details
The Story of Glasgow : From the Earliest Times to the Present Day
 by George Eyre-Todd
Price: US $25.00
ISBN #: B001QB2F3W
Binding: 
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: good
Edition: Second edition
Pub Date: 1920
Book has some shelf wear, especially to spine tips. Circa 1920's. Previous owner's inscription of 1924 inside front cover. Dust jacket is wor... Details
The Story of Law
 by John Maxcy Zane
Price: US $10.00
ISBN #: 0865971919
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First paperback edition
Pub Date: 1998
bit of soiling to bottom page edges, else gently read once perhaps. First printing, full number line. The Story of Law has well been termed "the p... Details
The Story of Mount Desert Island Maine
 by Samuel Eliot Morison
Price: US $12.00
ISBN #: B000NOYPUE
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: good +
Edition: Later Printing
Pub Date: 1960
light wear to the book and price-clipped jacket which shows some discoloring. Sixth printing of the first edition. Most items ship with free delivery... Details
The Story of My Life or The Sunshine and Shadow of Seventy Years of Mary A. Livermore Teacher, Author, Wife, Mother, Army Nurse, Soldier's Friend, Lecturer, and Reformer
 by Mary A. Livermore
Price: US $40.00
ISBN #: B000855CXW
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: no jacket, as issued
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1897
lightest wear to book, spine sunned. Civil War era memoir. Broadfoot, 345. Mary Livermore, born Mary Ashton Rice, (1820 1905) was an American journa... Details
The Story Of The Panama Canal With official Illustrations
 by Logan Marshall
Price: US $20.00
ISBN #: 
Binding: 
Book Condition: Good
Pub Date: 1913
Much wear to tips, corners and edges of the book, clean and unmarked. Folding map present. From Wikipedia: "Logan Howard-Smith... was an assistan... Details
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