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THE USSR AND FINLAND: HISTORICAL, ECONOMIC, POLITICAL FACTS & DOCUMENTS

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Soviet Russia Today: 1939

Seller ID: P4577


64p. Pages and cover moisture stained on fore edges and bottom corners, cover rubbed with edges worn. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. View more info

THE HISTORY OF THE COMMUNIST MANIFESTO OF MARX AND ENGELS

By: Adoratsky, V.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, International Publishers: 1938

Seller ID: P6230


31p. Paper at top of spine torn and corners worn. (7-3/4"x5-1/4") View more info

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THE FIRST HERETIC: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF IKH-NA-TON THE KING

By: Bratton, Fred Gladstone

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Boston, Beacon Press: 1961

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H9964


xiv, 193p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Cover edges sunned with white spots on front, jacket has white spots on front with spine and edges sunned and small chips and tears to edges. B&w illustrations and photographs. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

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THOMAS CRANMER, 1489-1556: THREE (3) COMMEMORATIVE LECTURES DELIVERED IN LAMBETH PALACE

By: Cranmer, Thomas

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Church Information Board: 1956

Seller ID: P5774


53p. Former owner's name on title page, cover lightly rubbed and spine sunned. Booklet. (8-1/2"x5-1/2") View more info

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SPYING STILL GOES ON: FOUR SPIES SPEAK

By: Ecke, H.; Compiled By

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Loring & Mussey: 1935

Seller ID: H7670


[xii], 210p. Four spies - from Great Britain, France, Germany, and Soviet Union - operating during the time between the two world wars detail their experiences. Back hinge cracked, top of pages lightly soiled, top of spine sunned, cover corners lightly worn, round sticker on jacket spine, front flap torn with tape on both flaps and pastedowns, large chips to top and bottom of spine and to corners with tears to edges. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") View more info

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REVOLUTION AND DEFEAT: THE STORY OF THE GREEK COMMUNIST PARTY

By: Kousoulas, D. George

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1965

Edition: First

Seller ID: H6796


xiv, 306p. Top and bottom of spine rubbed, jacket has 1" tear on top back edge with smaller tears and chips to edges with spine sunned, pencil underlining, property stamp on front endpaper and former owner's name on title page. Includes bibliography and maps. (8-3/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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THE GREAT ROAD

By: Kummer, Frederic Arnold

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, John C. Winston Co.: 1938

Edition: First

Seller ID: H8860


[xii], [307p.] Cover corners bumped and worn and spine cloth torn on bottom, price clipped jacket has chips to edges especially to corners and top and bottom of spine. B&w illustrations. (8-3/4"x6") View more info

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BRITAIN IN INDIA: AN ACCOUNT OF BRITISH RULE IN THE INDIAN SUBCONTINENT

By: Masani, Rustom Pestonji

Price: $19.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1960

Seller ID: H5484


294p. 2nd printing (1962) Cover has fade spots, book store ink stamp on back endpaper, rubbed jacket has tears and chips to edges, former owner's name on front endpaper. Details "two and a half centuries of British rule, from the first voyage of an East India Company vessel in 1601 to the withdrawal in August 1947," by an insider to the British turnover to Indian rule. B&w illustrations and photo plates. (8-5/8"x5-3/4") View more info

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THOSE OF THE STREET: THE CATHOLIC-JEWS OF MALLORCA: A STUDY IN URBAN CULTURAL CHANGE

By: Moore, Kenneth

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Notre Dame, Indiana, University of Notre Dame: 1976

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12704


viii, 218p. Jacket lightly soiled. Urban anthropologist Moore examines the history of the Chuetas of Majorca, descendants of Jews but practicing Catholics, and the future changes to their ethnic identity. Jacket design by Emily Schossberger. B&w illustrations and photographs. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

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DAYS OF OUR YEARS

By: Paassen, Pierre van

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Hillman-Curl: 1939

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12517


520p. Bookstore label on back pastedown, jacket edges chipped with spine and back edge sunned and flap fold torn. Autobiography of Dutch author beginning in a small town in Holland up to the beginning of World War II in which "the author's life are incidental and subordinate to the more significant chronicle of his times." The map on the endpapers shows his journeys to Berlin, Paris, Madrid, Rabat, Marrakech, El Fasher, Addis Ababa, Cairo, and Jerusalem. Jacket d... View more info

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THE FORBIDDEN VOYAGE (JACKET SUBTITLE: OF THE PHOENIX INTO THE A.E.C. PROHIBITED ZONE)

By: Reynolds, Earle

Price: $39.00

Publisher: New York, David McKay Co.: 1961

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12119


281p. Name on front pastedown, cover has small white spots, jacket foxed with a few stains and chips to edges. Account of the Reynolds family's voyage into the forbidden zone during a series of nuclear tests in the Pacific in 1958. Jacket by S.A. Summit Inc. 4 leaves of b&w photo plates. (8-1/4"x5-5/8") View more info

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ONE WEEK IN MARCH

By: Sherwin, Mark & Charles Lam Markmann

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1961

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H7885


254p. Signed by Sherwin on front endpaper. Jacket has chips and creased tears to edges that have been reinforced with clear tape. Jacket Ben Feder, Inc. 8 b&w photo plates. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

THE FLAG BULLETIN, NO. 117, VOL. XXV, NO. 4, JULY-AUGUST 1986

By: Smith, Whitney; Editor-in-Chief

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Winchester, Massachusetts, Flag Research Center: 1987

Seller ID: MG1348


[37p.] Cover rubbed and corners lightly worn. Includes articles on: flags of Ethiopia, island territory of Saba, province of south Holland, and province of Flevoland; Chinese revolutionary flags; flags of the Holy League; and flags that flew over the United States Capitol. Includes bibliographical notes. B&w illustrations and photographs. (8-1/2"x5-1/2") View more info

THE FLAG BULLETIN, NO. 173, VOL. XXXVI, NO. 1, JANUARY-FEBRUARY 1997

By: Smith, Whitney; Editor-in-Chief

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Winchester, Massachusetts, Flag Research Center: 1997

Seller ID: MG1350


[48p.] Cover spotted and corners lightly worn. Includes articles on: medieval flags of Florence, Italy; South African civic flags; municipal flags of Cyprus; and municipal flags of the United States. Includes bibliographical notes. B&w illustrations. (8-1/2"x5-1/2") View more info

THE FLAG BULLETIN, NO. 178, VOL. XXXVI, NO. 6, NOVEMBER-DECEMBER 1997

By: Smith, Whitney; Editor-in-Chief

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Winchester, Massachusetts, Flag Research Center: 1998

Seller ID: MG1351


[42p.] Cover spotted and corners lightly worn. Includes articles on: flag of the Global Ban on Landmines, Princess Diana's flags, British royal standards in mourning, and British Union Jack. Includes bibliographical notes. B&w illustrations and photographs. (8-1/2"x5-1/2") View more info

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A RUSSIAN JOURNAL

By: Steinbeck, John; With Pictures by Robert Capa

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1948

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11309


220p. Bookplate on front endpaper, cover corners worn, jacket has chips and tears to edges with a long tear and hole on spine. B&w photographs. (9-3/4"x6-3/4") View more info

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BIRTH CONTROL AND LIBEL: THE TRIAL OF MARIE STOPES

By: Stopes, Marie Carmichael; Edited by Muriel Box

Price: $19.00

Publisher: South Brunswick, NJ, A.S. Barnes & Co.: 1967

Seller ID: H10615


392p. Top of cover stained as well as jacket, which has a large chip on top front cover with smaller chips to edges. (9-1/2"x6-3/8") View more info

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MEN AND MONSTERS

By: Swanljung, Christian; in Collaboration with Lewis Stanton Palen

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, John Lane The Bodley Head Ltd.: 1928

Edition: First

Seller ID: H5476


[xx], 315p. Table of contents tipped in, page fore and bottom edges and first 30 pages have acid discoloration spots, cover spine lightly sunned and corners bumped. Author's experiences in Siberia during World War I. B&w frontispiece and foldout map. (7-5/8"x5") View more info

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OLD AGE IN THE OLD REGIME: IMAGE AND EXPERIENCE IN EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY FRANCE

By: Troyansky, David G.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Ithaca, New York, Cornell University Press: 1989

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12696


[xviii], 260p. B&w photographs and plates. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

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PEOPLE WEEKLY, FALL 1989, THE 80S

By: Various

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Time Inc.: 1989

Seller ID: G1747


[156p.] Light thumb creases on back cover, 1-1/2" tear on front bottom edge. B&w and color photographs. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. View more info