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Österreich. Tatsachen und Zahlen.
Wein: Hrsg. vom Bundespressedienst, 1956.
8" x 6", card covers, pp. ; colour map at rear. Illustrated with attractive views of various towns and buildings set against mountains. Attractive lay out and design. No English text. Bumps to corners and spine ends, light dust soiling to covers, else very good condition.
$16.50 Book Number: 12806 Order / Enquire
Aubrac, Lucie; Wing, Betsy (translator); Bieber, Konrad (translator)
Outwitting the Gestapo
University of Nebraska Press
Trade paperback format, pp. xxii, 235; illustrated. Previous reader has turned down several page corners leaving creases, else very good. Attractive book.
$16.50 Book Number: 12599 Order / Enquire
London: William Collins, 1941. First edition.
A volume in the "Britain in Pictures" series. Edges of the fragile boards rubbed, else a very good clean copy in dust jacket, slightly worn at the spine ends.
$16.50 Book Number: 7665 Order / Enquire
(BARNARD, Henry). MacMullen, Edith Nye.
In the Cause of True Education. Henry Barnard and Nineteenth-Century School Reform.
New Haven: Yale University Press, . First edition.
Octavo., red cloth, pp. [xiv], 378; a few illustrations. Publisher of The American Journal of Education. Light bump at base of spine, else a near fine copy in dust jacket. [Oversize*]
$22.00 Book Number: 11511 Order / Enquire
Government by Investigation.
Clifton: Augustus M. Kelley Publishers, (1973). Reprintof the 1955 edition.
Octavo, red cloth, pp. 231. A fine copy, as issued without dust jacket.
$16.50 Book Number: 10039 Order / Enquire
The Moncks and Charleville House.
Dublin: Blackwater Press, (1979). First edition.
Octavo, dark blue boards, pp. 304; illustrated. Fine in a very good or better dust jacket (light edge wear).
$55.00 Book Number: 14240 Order / Enquire
BREAKENRIDGE, William M.
Helldorado. Bringing the Law to Mesquite.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1928. First edition.
Brown cloth, pp. xix, 256; illustrated. Attractive bookplate of William Henry Newbrough depicting a flyfisherman. A few minute nicks to cloth, else bright and near fine. No dust jacket.
$75.00 Book Number: 14579 Order / Enquire
BURBANK, Jane; Ransel, David L. Editors.
Imperial Russia. New Histories for the Empire.
Bloomington: Indiana University Press, (1998). First edition.
24 cm x 16 cm, black boards backed in black cloth, pp. xxiii, 359. Fine in dust jacket.
$16.50 Book Number: 12231 Order / Enquire
CARPENTER, Edmund J.
The Pilgrims and their Monument.
Cambridge: Priavtely Printed, (N.d).
Octavo, green cloth, pp. [xi], ; illustrated. Previous owner's name on endpaper, institutional stamp on endpaper and half title, small bump to spine, some light staining to rear cover including a cup ring, slight wear and fraying to spine ends and corners, else about a very good copy. No dust jacket.
$16.50 Book Number: 10917 Order / Enquire
CARTER, Huntly. Editor.
The Limits of State Industrial Control. A symposium on the Present Situation & How to Meet It.
Toronto: J.M. Dent & Son Ltd., 1919.
Octavo, light green cloth, pp. . Includes contributions by The Right Hon. David Lloyd George, George Bernard Shaw and Hillaire Belloc, amongst numerous others. Previous owner's name and date neatly on enspaper, a few pages roughly opened, else very good.
$65.00 Book Number: 14299 Order / Enquire
COSGROVE-SACKS, Carol; Scappucci, Gioia. Editors.
The European Union and Developing Countries. The: Challenges of Globalization.
(Basingstoke): Macmillan Press, in association with College of Europe, (1999). First edition.
Octavo, black boards, pp. xxiii, 365. Spine cocked, small bump to spine, else a good copy in dust jacket.
$20.35 Book Number: 13505 Order / Enquire
COX, Bertha Mae.
True Tales of Texas.
Dallas: Hendrick-Long Publishing Co., (N.d., but ca, 1987). A facsimilie reproduction of the original 1949 edition.
Octavo, red boards, pp. xvi, 292; illustrated by Lura Ann Taylor Hedrick. Lengthy, neatly written gift inscription occupies most of the front endpapers, bump to lower rail of rear board, else a very good copy. No dust jacket.
$16.50 Book Number: 11476 Order / Enquire
De Boos, Charles. Edited by Buck, A. R. & Wright, Nancy E.
The Poor Man: Law and Satire in 19th Century New South Wales.
Melbourne: Australian Scholarly
Trade paperback format, pp. 169. Nearly new condition.
$30.00 Book Number: 14377 Order / Enquire
ELIAS, Norbert. Translated by Edmund Jephcott.
The Civilizing Process. The Development of Manners.
New York: Urizen Books, (1978).
Octavo, brown cloth, pp. xviii, , . Slight foxing to top page edge, else near fine in a price-clipped dust jacket.
$30.00 Book Number: 14505 Order / Enquire
FARIS, John T.
The Romance of Forgotten Men.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1928. First edition.
8vo., green cloth, pp. xiv, 313; illustrated. Includes chapters on: "Baron" Henry W. Stiegel, John Bartram, the Bradfords colonial publisher's and printers, Caleb Wallace, Chrisopher Ludwick, Francis Vigo, Harm Jan Huidekoper, Joshua Humphreys, John Cleves Symmes, John Fitch, Constantine Samuel Rafinesque, Elihu Burritt, John Augustus Sutter, James L. Petigru, and Sheldon Jackson. Small tear in front hinge paper, upper corners bumped, spine lettering slightly dull, front cover with some rubbing to gilt panel, else very good. A nice copy.
$22.00 Book Number: 2122 Order / Enquire