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The Stranger's Guide through the City of York and its Cathedral

By: N/A

Price: $70.00

Publisher: York, Bellerby & Sampson's: 1846

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: 14067

Condition: Very Good+


Map, folding; engravings; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 179 pages; Snug attractive copy in original ribbed green cloth with architectonic Cathedral design stamped in blind to both boards. Title lettering brightly in gilt to cover; spine unlettered, as issued. Folding plan at front is very neat with only a short closed tear at the margin edge. Illustrated throughout with woodcuts in text, some number of steel plate engravings. Cloth a trifle faded at spine; superficial ru... View more info

Parisian Photogravures, Reproduced from the Great Modern Paintings of the Paris Salon with Biographical and Descriptive Texts

By: N/A

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Boston, Estes and Lauriat: 1892

Seller ID: 20073

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Oversize Folio HC in olive green cloth with titles and ornate pictorial design stamped to front cover in black and gilt. All edges gilt; spine unlettered, as issued. A snug bright copy. Reproductions of salon works printed in photogravure on heavy stock sheets, attached to binding stubs. Le Roux, Muller, Bonnat and others represented. A scallop shaped damp line along the top front corner of the pages and plate sheets is in ... View more info

Erwin Olaf : The Siege And Relief Of Leiden [Offprint of One of the Articles from the First Issue of Depth of Field. ]

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Leiden, Leiden University Press: 2011

Seller ID: 28564

Condition: Near Fine


Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 23 pages; Oversize paperback in glossy pictorial covers with saddle stapled binding. Offprint of one of the articles from the first Issue of Depth of Field. Bright fresh and neat; no marks. Published to coincide with the museum show. Lavishly illustrated with color reproductions of photography from the show. NF View more info

Hitler's defeat in Russia

By: Anders, Wladyslaw; Truman Smith (Foreword)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago, H. Regnery Co: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12054

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Maps (fold-out); 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 267 pages; 1953 Regnery HC/DJ 1st ed. Square snug and neat in original boldly graphic dust jacket. Large fold-out map in pocket at rear of the book is in perfect condition. Several in text single page maps. Dust jacket neat and clean with just trace rub at spine ends and tips. Superficial sunning to spine panel. NF/VG+ View more info

Must it be War?

By: Angell, Norman

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Labour Book Service: 1939

Seller ID: 27445

Condition: Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 256 pages; HC in original red cloth with block areas of cover and spine in black with black title and pictorial vignette designs to cover and spine. Soundly bound and clean; cloth crimped and lightly rubbed at spine ends; front corners a little bumped and bruised. Cloth and title design a little dulled at spine. Expected light toning to page stock. G++ to VG- View more info

European Life, Legend and Landscape

By: Artist, An; [John Robinson Tait]

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, James Challen & Son: 1859

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31160

Condition: Very Good


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 154 pages; Hardcover 1st edition snugly bound in original green cloth - heavily textured and ruled in blind with cartouched title design in gilt to cover and decorative gilt stampint to spine - unlettered as issued. Published anonymouslt - these are the travel observations of American painter, John Robinson Tait, from his tours through Europe. He studied art under Weber in Dusseldorf, and under both Lier and Baisch in Munich. Mild foxing to the... View more info

Camden; Farm and Village Life in Early New South Wales

By: Atkinson, Alan

Price: $124.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12464

ISBN: 0195549511

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


BW Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 298 pages; 1988 Oxford U Press HC/DJ. 1st edition. Hardcover in glossy illustrated dust jacket. Text unmarked; a few pages with the corner tip creased. Book is tight with no signs of shelf wear; spine is slightly cocked. Just superficial rub to dust jacket surfaces, and a tiny nick crown of spine panel. VG++/VG++ View more info

La Vie Militaire Sous L'Ancien Regime Tome 1. Les Soldats

By: Babeau, Albert Arsene

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Paris, Librairie De Firmin-Didot: 1889

Seller ID: 33317

Condition: Fair


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 384 pages; Volume 1 of 2, only - "Les Soldats" ... This copy from the de Peyster collection of Napoleonic and 19th century European military history. Ex-library copy from de Peyster's collection donated to establish Franklin & Marshall college library in the late 19th C. Trimmed original wraps mounted to leaves and bound inside Heavy blue cloth covered boards. Library binder's attempts to mount the first several leaves to stubs have no... View more info

Baedeker's Switzerland And the Adjacent Portions of Italy, Savoy, and Tyrol

By: Baedeker, Karl

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Leipsic, Karl Baedeker: 1881

Edition: Ninth Edition

Seller ID: 15160

Condition: Near Fine


Plates, Maps; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 476 pages; 1881 Leipsic: Karl Baedeker. Flexible red cloth with title lettering brightly in gilt to cover and spine. 9th edition. Solid and neat; folding maps and plates complete and very neat, though a few are starting slightly along the top edge. Trivial storage wear to corners and spine ends. Prior owner's name penciled neatly to top of title page, with at least one instance of travel notes penciled to a blank page mid-text. Al... View more info

Dichter und Gelehrter Hermann Bahr Und Josef Redlich in Ihren Briefen 1896-1934

By: Bahr, Hermann; Josef Redlich

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Austria, W. Neugebauer: 1980

Seller ID: 34017

ISBN: 3853760317

Condition: Good+


Quellen zur Geschichte des 19. [i.e. neunzehnten] und 20. [i.e. zwanzigsten] Jahrhunderts; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 591 pages; Stout trade sized paperback in title lettered, illustrated card stock covers. Light to moderate reader wear to covers; mild reader crease to spine. Light shelf soiling to covers. Prior owner name penned to front endpages. G++ ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

The Huguenots and the Revocation of the Edict of Nantes, Vols. I & II

By: Baird, Henry M.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1895

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35194

Condition: Very Good-


Maps, 2 folding; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 1170 pages; HC 2 volumes. 1st edition. 566; 604 pp. Uniformly bound in original olive green cloth with titles brightly in gilt to spine. Top edges gilt. Cloth lightly crimped and bumped at spine ends; mild shelf bumping to corners with a small open abrasion to the cloth lower front corner of the cover board Vol II. Old used bookstore inkstamps to front endpages. Folding color map in each volume. Text blocks solid and cl... View more info

The Huguenots and Henry of Navarre: Vols. I and II.

By: Baird, Henry Martyn

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1903

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: 35193

Condition: Very Good-


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 983 pages; HC 2 volumes, complete. 458; 525 pp. Early reprinting. Uniformly bound in olive green cloth with titles brightly in gilt to spines. Cloth lightly crimped and bumped at spine ends; mild shelf bumping to corners. Old used bookstore inkstamps to front endpages. Folding color map at rear of each volume. Text blocks solid and clean. Prior owner kept his books in a farm house; mild damp smell remains. Otherwise about VG. ... Oversiz... View more info

The Caissons Roll; A Military Survey of Europe

By: Baldwin, Hanson W.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28582

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


folding map; tables; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 323 pages; Square, snug and very neat in original title lettered dust jacket with publisher's $2.50 issue price intact to unclipped front flap. Jacket just slightly sunned at spine with mild shelf rub to edges. Folding map at front; several tables in text. A substanial study of the armed forces of Europe and possible war scenarios published on the eve of WWII. Handsome copy; uncommon thus. NF/VG View more info

Herend Porcelain; The history of Hungarian institution

By: Balla, Gabriella

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Herend, Hungary, Herend Publications: 2003

Seller ID: 29531

ISBN: 9632066332

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Color Photography; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 351 pages; Snugly bound, bright and neat in clean crisp-edged dust jacket with original wraparound pictorial band present and fresh. Just a touch of shelf/handling evidence to jacket at edges. Binding slightly shelf cocked. Profusely illustrated with color photography. Attractive unmarked copy. NF/NF ...Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

The Rise and Decline of the Netherlands: a Political and Economic History and a Study in Practical Statesmanship,

By: Barker, J Ellis

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London & New York, Smith, Elder & Co.::E P Dutton & Co: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: haz.al5914

Condition: Very Good-


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 478 pages; 1906 Dutton: Smith Elder HC 1st edition. Solid well bound copy in original blue cloth. Contents bright and neat; no marks. Cloth at spine is dulled by some loss of the emulsion, presumably from some form of predation. Gilt dulled but legible and no effect to internals nor the strength of the hinges. Top edge gilt; solid copy with dulled spine. G++ to VG- View more info

Su,... Cantiamo : A Selection Of Italian Folksongs

By: Benelli, Sandro and Mina B. Caselli (Ed. )

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Haverford, Self-Published: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27190

Condition: Good+


Musical notation; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 275 pages; Oversize paperback in title lettered heavy card covers with spiral binding. Solid neat copy with light ex-library indcations; bookplate and card pocket. Mild toning to covers at edges; cotnents clean and neat. G++ to VG- . ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

The Willy-Nicky Correspondence; Being the Secret and Intimate Telegrams Exchanged between the Kaiser and the Tsar

By: Bernstein, Herman and Theodore Roosevelt (Foreword)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18964

Condition: Very Good


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 158 pages; 1st edition. HC in light blue cloth with titles blindstamped to front cover and on printed paper title label to spine. A solid, clean copy. Prior owner's name penned neatly to front endpage. Cloth lightly crimped at spine ends. Light toning and mild fading to title label at spine. VG or better. Uncommon thus. View more info

IL Palio Della Balestra a Sansepolcro; Storia Di Un Gioco E Di Una Citta

By: Betti, Mariangela and Tricca, Giovanni

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Firenze, Bonechi: 1985

Seller ID: Alibris.0002937

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


B&W & Color Photos; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 127 pages; Bright tight and very neat. Just a slight concavity to the boards from extended period of flat storage. Copiously illustrated. In Italian. NF/NF. Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

The Art of the Renaissance in Eastern Europe; Hungary - Bohemia - Poland

By: Bialostocki, Jan

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ithaca NY, Cornell University Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34905

ISBN: 0801410088

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


The Wrightsman Lectures; B&W Photos and plates, some color; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 312 pages; Larger HC/DJ. Tightly bound and fresh in crisp edged and uniformly bright dust jacket. Just superficial shelf evidence to jacket edges; a tiny closed tear, top edge of the rear panel. Profusely illustrated with B&W photos, reproductions and some color plates. NF/VG++ ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

Die Diplomatischen Und Wirtschaftlichen Beziehungen Zwischen Osterreich-ungarn Und Rumanien In Den Jahren 1875-1888

By: Bindreiter, Uta

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Wien, Bohlau: 1976

Seller ID: 31859

ISBN: 3205085671

Condition: Very Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 322 pages; Trade size paperback in original title lettered, crad stock covers. Lovely copy; tight, bright and fresh. Feels and appears unread with just trace shelf evidence to cover edges. NF View more info