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A History of the Nineteenth Century Year by Year.

By: EMERSON, Edwin, Jr.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York:, P.F. Collier and Son, 1901.,


2 volumes (of 3, being vols. 2+3). 1924 pp. 11 color plates, monochrome plates, index; several pages town, paper flaw (torn) pp. 841-2, pp. 859-860 badly folded, gauge in upper margin pp. 1895-1900. Burgundy cloth, gilt spine; spine head a bit frayed. Good. View more info

An Encyclopedist of the Dark Ages.

By: BREHAUT, Ernest.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York:, [Columbia University], 1912.,


8vo. 274 pp. Hardcover; title-page loose. Ink ownership signature of David C. Lindberg. Ex-library with the usual markings; some light marginalia in pencil by David C. Lindberg. As is. View more info

Essays in Honor of Conyers Read.

By: DOWNS, Norton (ed.).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago:, University of Chicago Press, (1953).,


First edition. 8vo. xxii, 304 pp. Portrait frontis., index. Gilt-stamped blue cloth, dust-jacket; jacket torn along edges, else fine. Conyers Read was an American historian specializing in British 15th & 16th centuries. First Edition. View more info

Europe in the Eighteenth Century 1713-1783.

By: ANDERSON, Matthew Smith.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York:, Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1961)., 1961


First edition. 8vo. ix, 364 pp. Index. Gray cloth, titles stamped in red; covers soiled. Good. First Edition. View more info

Historians and the Living Past; the theory and practice of historical study.

By: LICHTMAN, Allan J.; Valerie FRENCH.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Arlington Heights:, AHM, (1978)., 1978


8vo. xx, 267 pp. Index. Printed wrappers. Near fine. ISBN: 0882957732 / 0-88295-773-2 View more info

Material Word; Literate Culture in the Restoration and Early Eighteenth Century.

By: KROLL, Richard W.F.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Baltimore and London:, Johns Hopkins University Press, 1991.,


8vo. xxii, 420 pp. Illus., index. Gray-black silver-stamped cloth, dust-jacket. Very good +. ISBN 10: 0801840023 View more info

Posture of Europe 1815-1940. Readings in European Intellectual History.

By: BLACK, Eugene C. (ed.).

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Homewood, IL:, The Dorsey Press, (1964)., 1964


8vo. xiv, 726 pp. Cloth. Fine. View more info

Staat und Persönlickzeit. Studien von Friedrich Meinecke.

By: MEINECKE, Friedrich (1862-1954).

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Berlin:, L.S. Mittler & Sohn, 1933., 1933


First edition. 8vo. VIII, 238 pp. Original beige cloth, brown title stamping. Ownership rubber stamp of Prof. W. Holzmann, Bonn. The author, here the first edition of State and Personality, was an anti-Semite. First Edition. View more info

The Acceleration of History.

By: PIEL, Gerard.

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York:, Alfred A. Knopf, 1972., 1972


8vo. 369 pp. Illus. Cloth, dust-jacket. Very good +. ISBN: 0394473124 / 0-394-47312-4 View more info

The Crime of Galileo.

By: GALILEO GALILEI; Giorgio de SANTILLANA (1902-1974).

Price: $2.95

Publisher: Chicago:, University of Chicago Press, (1955).,

Inscription: Signed


8vo. xv, 338 pp. Illus., index. Cloth, dust-jacket; jacket very worn. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR (in Italian, difficult to read and be certain…). View more info

The Dimensions of History; Readings on the Nature of History and the Problems of Historical Interpretation.

By: GUINSBURG, Thomas N. (ed.).

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Chicago:, Rand McNally, (1971)., 1971


8vo. ix, 157 pp. Index. Printed wrappers. Fine. Includes 14 articles: Note:On history: some conflicting comments -- I. THE CHALLENGES OF HISTORY: The critical historian / George Kitson Clark -- II. THE NATURE OF HISTORY: The science of history / J.B. Bury -- What are historical facts? / Carl L. Becker -- The historian and the computer / Stephan Thernstrom -- The historian and his day / J.H. Hexter -- The historian and history / Arthur Schlesinger, Jr. -- Historical past... View more info

The World Since 1914. Sixth edition.

By: LANGSAM, Walter Consuelo.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York:, Macmillan, 1950., 1950

Inscription: Signed


// Two volumes. 8vo. xviii, 538; 539-969, 113 pp. Double-page folding color frontis. map, folding color map, illus., index. Bound in full polished calf, raised bands, dark brown gilt-stamped spine label. Signature of Newell B. Mack. Bookbinder's ticket of Friedrich Von Langkammerer, Tehran. Langkammerer is a noted German-Iranian binder. His personal library contained some 2000 volumes that were sold to the Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The volumes is inscribed &#3... View more info

The World Since 1914. Sixth edition. [2 volumes].

By: LANGSAM, Walter Consuelo.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York:, Macmillan, 1950., 1950

Inscription: Signed


2 volumes. 8vo. xviii, 538; 539-969, 113 pp. Double-page folding color frontis. map, folding color map, illus., index. Bound in full polished calf, raised bands, dark brown gilt-stamped spine label. Signature of Newell B. Mack. Bookbinder's ticket of Friedrich Von Langkammerer, Tehran. Fine. Friedrich Von Langkammerer is a noted German-Iranian binder. His personal library contained some 2000 volumes that were sold to the Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The volumes ... View more info

Una favola per la ragione. Miti e storia nel « Flauto magico » di Mozart.

By: MUSTO, Renato; Ernesto NAPOLITANO.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Milano:, Feltrinelli Editore, (1982)., 1982

Inscription: Signed


8vo. 182 pp. Pictorial color wrappers; rubbed, a bit creased. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR (Musto) TO L. PEARCE WILLIAMS. Very good. View more info