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GÖTA KANAL

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Göteborg, Wëzata: 1935

Seller ID: P6799

Condition: Good +


46p. Gift message on flyleaf, wraps and first few pages foxed. Souvenir booklet of the history of the Gota Canal, which links the west coast to the east coast of Sweden. Oblong. Text in Swedish. B&w photographs, 11 color plates depicting sites along the canal, and fold out map of Karta õver Göta Kanal. (5-1/4"x8-1/4") View more info

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WHEN THERE IS NO PEACE

By: Armstrong, Hamilton Fish

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1939

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12263

Condition: Very good


vi, 236p. 1st printing. Book plate on front endpaper, endpapers toned, clipped jacket has sunned spine and large creased chips and tears to edges some that are taped repaired. Documents the 1938 invasion of Czechoslovakia by Hitler's German army. Jacket design by Sargent. (8-1/4"x5-1/2") View more info

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THE NAZI QUESTION: AN ESSAY ON THE INTERPRETATIONS ON NATIONAL SOCIALISM (1922-1975)

By: Ayçoberry, Pierre

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Pantheon Books: 1981

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12414

ISBN: 039450948X

Condition: Very good


[xiv], 257p. A few of the first pages have pencil underlining and are dog eared, rubbed jacket edges have small chips. Ayçoberry "organizes the interpretations of nazism chronologically" to determine, with no conclusion, "How it could have happened?" Includes bibliography. Jacket design by Louise Fili. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") View more info

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A GUIDE TO EASTERN GERMANY

By: Bentley, James

Price: $19.00

Publisher: London, Viking, Penguin Group: 1993

Edition: First

Seller ID: H10659

ISBN: 06708404416

Condition: Very Good


[xii], [244p.] 1st printing. Black mark on bottom of page edges, cover corners bumped, jacket edges slightly scraped. 8 leaves of b&w photo plates. Remainder. (8-3/4"x5-1/2") View more info

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1900 LA FRANÇAISE AU QUOTIDIEN

By: Cabaud, Michel & Ronald Hubscher with Guy Feinstein

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Paris, Armand Colin: 1985

Seller ID: P6550

ISBN: 2200370970

Condition: Good +


[207p.] Cover edges scraped with worn corners and sunned spine, some pages dog eared with pencil underlining. Postcards of French urban and rural life at the turn of the 19th and 20th centuries. Text in French. B&w photographs. (9-7/8"x8-5/8") View more info

THE TURBULENT CITY: PARIS, 1783-1871

By: Castelot, André; Translated by Denise Folliot

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1962

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12501

Condition: Very good


[xii], 330p. Jacket rubbed with small chips and tears to edges. Set against the turmoil of the late 18th and 19th centuries in Paris are anecdotes about the characters and social conditions in the city. Jacket design by Jean Krulis. (8-1/2"x6") View more info

EUROPE UNITE: SPEECHES, 1947 & 1948

By: Churchill, Winston S.; Edited by Randolph S. Churchill

Price: $29.00

Publisher: London, Cassell & Co.: 1950

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12138

Condition: Very good


[xii], 506p. Bookstore ticket on front pastedown, stains on cover front, jacket edges have chips and tears with holes on flap folds. Collection of 52 speeches and broadcasts concerning "escalating violence in Palestine, unsteady relations with America and the Soviet Union, conscription, nationalization and Britain's postwar economic and imperial decline." (8-5/8"x5-1/2") View more info

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ROUND THE SWEDISH YEAR: DAILY LIFE AND FESTIVALS THROUGH FOUR SEASONS

By: Downman, Lorna; Paul Britten Austin, Anthony Baird

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Stockholm, Bokförlaget Fabel: 1961

Seller ID: H12381

Condition: Very good


112p. Endpapers toned, cover rubbed and lightly soiled. B&w illustrations. (7-1/2"x4-7/8") View more info

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STRESEMANN AND THE GREATER GERMANY, 1914-1918

By: Edwards, Marvin L.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Bookman Associates: 1963

Edition: First

Seller ID: H10352

Condition: Very Good


245p. Bookstore stamp on front pastedown, bottom of cover and jacket spine crunched, jacket rubbed with chips to corners and top and bottom of spine. Includes bibliography. (8-3/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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A SHORT HISTORY OF BULGARIA

By: Evans, Stanley G.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: London, Lawrence & Wishart: 1960

Edition: First

Seller ID: H8050

Condition: Good+


254p. Endpapers have acid discoloration, brown spots are on top of page edges, jacket spine and back are sunned with edges lightly worn. Includes bibliographical notes. B&w maps and 12 plates. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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BALESTRATE: IL SUO PASSATO E IL SUO PRESENTE

By: Evola, Filippo; Introduction by Dominico Tuzzo

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Alcamo, Grafiche Campo: 1987

Seller ID: P6745

Condition: Very good


[xii], [30p.] Scratches on back cover with corners lightly worn. Reprint of title originally published 1887 by Stapilimento Tipograpfico Lao, Palermo. View more info

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PARIS VISTAS

By: Gibbons, Helen Davenport

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Century Co.: 1919

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12531

Condition: Very good


[xiv], 396p. Hinges weak, cover corners worn, spine sunned with gilt worn. Chronicles life in Paris from 1887 to 1919 and Gibbons' memories of her life there. 15 b&w plates and frontispiece. (8-1/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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THE MEANING OF BERLIN

By: Great Britain. Foreign Office

Price: $19.00

Publisher: London, Her Majesty's Stationery Office: 1962

Seller ID: P6084

Condition: Good


24p. Computations on inside back wrap, covers creased with edges lightly worn. A British explanation of the impact of the Berlin Wall. Booklet. B&w maps. (8-1/4"x5-1/2") View more info

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ISLAND IN THE SUN

By: Harte, Geoffrey & Kit Bret Harte

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co.: 1937

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12712

Condition: Good


[319p.] Small bookstore label on back pastedown, cover front faded, jacket toned and edges tattered and torn. A year in the life of the authors spent on the Italian island of Ischia in the bay of Naples. B&w illustrations and 15 b&w plates and frontispiece. (8-7/8"x5-7/8") View more info

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BABEL IN SPAIN

By: Haycraft, John; With a Preface by Gerald Brenan

Price: $29.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1958

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11321

Condition: Very good


222p. Cover corners lightly worn, bookstore stamp on front endpaper, jacket edges chipped. Englishman Haycraft relates his experience running a school for teaching English to Spaniards in Cordoba. Jacket design by Stephen Russ. 5 b&w photo plates and frontispiece. (8-3/4"x5-5/8") View more info

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KAN SMÄSTATEN FÖRSVARA SIG? (FÖRSVAR I NUTID, 3-1965)

By: Holm, Karl Eric

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Stockholm, Central Förbundet Folk Och Försvar: 1965

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H12732

Condition: Very good


36p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Pages 4 and 5 toned, back cover has a few white scrapes. Swedish military officer's treatise on the readiness of Sweden's military defenses. (8-1/8"x5-1/4") View more info

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THE BERLIN WALL: A DEFIANCE OF HUMAN RIGHTS

By: International Commission of Jurists

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Geneva, International Commission of Jurists: 1962

Seller ID: P6086

Condition: Good


54p. Cover edges sunned, pen number on back. (8-1/8"x5-3/4") View more info

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DEUTSCHE ZEITBILDER: EIN LESEBUCH VOM DEUTSCHEN ALLTAG

By: Littmann, Arnold & Gert Mellbourn

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Braunschweig, Georg Westermann: 1957

Seller ID: H12484

Condition: Good


176p. Cover corners worn and edges scraped. Chronicle of West German politics and life post-World War II with chapters on Bonn and Berlin including a timeline of events from 1945 to 1956. B&w illustrations and photographs. (8-1/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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A PASSION FOR SICILIANS: THE WORLD AROUND DANILO DOLCI

By: Mangione, Jerre

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Co.: 1968

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H12038

Condition: Very good


[viii], 369p. Signed by author on title page. Top cover edges sunned, jacket has chips and tears to edges. Chronicles the nonviolent crusade of Dolci, considered the "Gandhi of Sicily," against poverty and violence in western Sicily, a Mafia stronghold. B&w map. (9-1/2"x6-1/2") View more info

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A DAUGHTER OF THE MEDICIS: THE ROMANTIC STORY OF MARGARET OF VALOIS

By: Mariéjol, Jean H.; Translated from the French by John Peile

Price: $39.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1929

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12552

Condition: Good


x, 261p. Endpaper lightly toned, top of cover spine and edges sunned, label on spine rubbed and faded, jacket edges have chips and tears with spine sunned. Biography of Marguerite de Valois, wife of King Henri IV of France. 7 b&w plates and frontispiece each with a tissue guard. (9-3/4"x6-1/2") View more info