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CHANT, CHRISTOPHER
The History of North American Steam
NJ, Chartwell Books. 2007, Apparent FIRST EDITION. (ISBN: 0785821511). Paperback, Oblong 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book, "I bought this book for my father's birthday. He is a huge train enthusiast and especially admires steam engines. The photographs are beautiful and plentiful. While I haven't read the text myself, my father ensures me that this book is wonderful! Great buy too!" No marks. 445pp. Ships in sturdy cardboard for ultimate protection, no bubble mailers!. Used - Like New.
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Book number: 10790
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Catalogue: History
Keywords: Railroad Trains 0785821511

 
CLEMMONS, RONALD T
The Military Order of the Stars and Bars Papers, Volume 1, 1995: General Robert Edward Lee - the Southern Diadem
Murfreesboro, TN, The Military Order of the Stats and Bars. 1995, FIRST EDITION, Third Printing. Decorative Glossy Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book, Naval War College Historical Monograph Series No. 9. Glossy paper with B&W photographs, slight wear to cover, seems unused. 208pp. Ships in sturdy cardboard for safer delivery. Fine.
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Book number: 4707
USD 14.95 [Appr.: EURO 12.75 | £UK 11.25 | JP¥ 1563]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: FIRST EDITION Military

 
CLEMOES, PETER A. (ED)
Anglo-Saxon England Volume I: (Anglo-Saxon England Series)
London, Cambridge University Press. 1972. (ISBN: 0521085578). 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book, The first of an annual anthology of articles on the history of Anglo-Saxon England - society, language, architecture, etc. Illustrated with glossy photos and drawings, slight wear on bottom corner of front board, lightly bumped corners, 332pp. Ships in sturdy cardboard for ultimate protection, no bubble mailers!. Near Fine.
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Book number: 5685
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Catalogue: History
Keywords: England 0521085578

 
CLEMOES, PETER A. (ED)
Anglo-Saxon England 2: (Anglo-Saxon England Series)
London, Cambridge University Press. 1973. (ISBN: 0521202183). Brown Cloth/Gilt Gold Embossed, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book, This volume illustrates some of the exciting new paths of enquiry which are currently being explored in many diverse fields of Anglo-Saxon studies, including archaeology, legal history, palaeography, Old English syntax and poetic style, and Latin learning with its many reflexes in Old English prose literature. Illustrated with glossy photos, maps and drawings. very light wear on board corners, 333pp. Ships in sturdy cardboard for ultimate protection, no bubble mailers!. Near Fine.
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Book number: 5686
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Catalogue: History
Keywords: England 0521202183

 
CLEMOES, PETER A. (ED)
Two Volumes - Anglo-Saxon Volume 1 & Anglo Saxon England 2: (Anglo-Saxon England Ser. )
London, Cambridge University Press. 0. Brown Cloth/Gilt Gold Embossed, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book, 2 ex-library BOOKS: Anglo-Saxon England Volume I, 1972, ISBN 0521085578, near FINE condition. The first of an annual anthology of articles on the history of Anglo-Saxon England - society, language, architecture, etc. Illustrated with glossy photos and drawings, slight wear on bottom corner of front board, lightly bumped corners, 332pp. Anglo-Saxon England 2, 1973, ISBN 0521202183, near FINE condition. This volume illustrates some of the exciting new paths of inquiry which are currently being explored in many diverse fields of Anglo-Saxon studies, including archeology, legal history, paleography, Old English syntax and poetic style, and Latin learning with its many reflexes in Old English prose literature. Illustrated with glossy photos, maps and drawings. very light wear on board corners, 333pp. Ships in sturdy cardboard for ultimate protection, no bubble mailers!. Near Fine.
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Book number: 5686A
USD 17.95 [Appr.: EURO 15.25 | £UK 13.5 | JP¥ 1876]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: England

 
MACDONNELL, DAVID & IAN WYTHE
Stamps of Ireland: Specialised Handbook
Ireland, Wythe & MacDonnell. 1990, 1991 Edition. (ISBN: 095170950X). Brown Leather Sewn Binding, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book, Used-Like New Soft Cover, Laminated. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. A catalogue of the postage stamps and associated philately (Philately is the study and collecting of revenue and postage stamps. This includes the design, production and uses of stamps after they are authorized for issue, usually by government officials such as postal authorities. ) of Ireland. Illustrated. No marks except previous owner's signature and date on title page. Very tight spine, as if unused. 132pp. Ships in sturdy cardboard, no bubble mailers!. Used - Like New.
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Book number: 9991
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Catalogue: History
Keywords: History Stamps Stamps 095170950X

 
ELIOT, CHARLES W. (ED)
Harvard Classics: American Historical Documents 1000-1904
NY, P. F. Collier & Son. 1938, Deluxe Edition. Green Leatherette Sewn Binding, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book, Very Good Hard Cover Gilt Gold Embossed. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Faux-leather cover, green w/gold embossed design and lettering. Frontispiece: Signing the Declaration of Independence, from the painting of Charles E. A. Dumaresq. No marks light pull at spine toe, light soil on fore edge, very light foxing on top edge. 462pp. Registered Edition. Ships in a box, no bubble mailers!. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 1989
USD 10.95 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 | £UK 8.25 | JP¥ 1145]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: Biography History Classics Literature Biography Literature

 
GARRATT, COLIN
Steam Trains of the World
NY, Exeter Books. 1987, First American Edition. (ISBN: 0671086421). Burgundy Cloth Sewn Binding, Oblong 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall. Book, Excellent photography with a good mix of color and B&W. Trains from USA, UK, Western & Eastern Europe, Middle East, Africa, Pacific Islands, Asia, South America. No marks, very light sunning on the very edge of board (you have to look very closely to see it). ISBN is printed incorrectly on DJ (1671086421), has light edge wear. 256pp. Ships in sturdy cardboard for ultimate protection, no bubble mailers! Heavy, Oversize book; international shipping is higher. Near Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 10788
USD 14.95 [Appr.: EURO 12.75 | £UK 11.25 | JP¥ 1563]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: Railroad Trains 0671086421

 
FEHR, GOTZ AND WENER REHFELD
Germany: A Documentation in Pictures; Two Thousand Years of Political and Cultural Development
Munich, Germany, F. Bruckman KG. 1970, First Edition. (ISBN: 0376541297). Beige Cloth Sewn Binding, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Book, Apparent FIRST EDITION. Two thousand years of political and cultural development. Illustrated with color and B&W photographs. No marks except short name on fly-page, some light tanning with age, very light corner wear DJ has light edge wear and light shelf wear. Ships in sturdy cardboard for ultimate protection, no bubble mailers!. Very Good Plus/Very Good.
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Book number: 10193
USD 18.95 [Appr.: EURO 16 | £UK 14.25 | JP¥ 1981]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: FIRST EDITION 0376541297

 
GUTTERMAN, LEON
Wisdom: The Magazine of Knowledge for All America, January 1957, Vol 2, No. 1
Beverly Hills, CA, Gutterman, Leon. 1957. Wire-Stitched, Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Magazine, First Anniversary Edition. Cover picture: The Thinker by Rodin. Light shelf wear, light moisture marks in gutter of first page, slight musty smell. Very Good.
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Book number: 1510A
USD 16.95 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 | £UK 12.75 | JP¥ 1772]
Catalogue: American History
Keywords: Industry First Editions

 
HALBERSTADT, HANS
Classic Trains
NY, MetroBooks. 2001, FIRST EDITION, Second Printing. (ISBN: 1586631101). Hardcover, Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. Book, Featuring more than 30 beautiful, historic trains and locomotives, this exquisite volume--big and horizontal, all the better to capture the length and breadth of the cars and tracks--paints an intimate portrait of North American railroad history. Firsthand accounts of life on the rails, more than 150 dramatic photographs, and a close look at how trains transformed the continent's landscape, society, and history make this a thrill for any railroad aficionado. The story begins with the dawn of the steam era and goes through the golden age of railroad travel and on to the current day. The classics on these lavishly illustrated pages include the tiny, treasured Best Friend of Charleston, the celebrated Twentieth Century Limited Streamliner, and high-speed models that cross the country today. No marks. DJ has light edge wear. 144pp. Ships in sturdy cardboard for ultimate protection, no bubble mailers! Heavy, Oversize book; international shipping is higher. Used - Like New/Very Good Plus.
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Book number: 10786
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Keywords: Railroad Trains 1586631101

 
HENTY, G.A
Through Russian Snows: A Story of Napoleon's Retreat from Moscow
NY, Charles Scribner's Sons. 1902. Red Boards, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Book, Copyright 1895. No marks, illustrated with frontis, plates and maps. Decorated with green page edges. Light tanning in gutters. Occasional light foxing. Protected by a neat 1888 patented book cover (Fitsanybook the adjustable book cover with some wear on edges). Ships in sturdy cardboard for safer delivery. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: 7683
USD 19.95 [Appr.: EURO 17 | £UK 15 | JP¥ 2085]
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TIME LIFE INC
The Life History of the United States: The Union Restored - 1861-1876, Volume 6
NY, Time Life Inc. 1975, Reprinted. Leather Sewn Binding, 8-1/2 x 11. Hard Cover, See picture for contents of this volume. Illustrated in color and B&W. No marks, seems unused, wear to outside from storage, mainly to corners. 176 pages. Also have vol. 3-5, 7-8, 11-12. Ships in sturdy cardboard for safer delivery, no bubble mailers. Very Good Plus.
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Book number: 10645
USD 10.95 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 | £UK 8.25 | JP¥ 1145]
Catalogue: American History
Keywords: Civil War

 
IRVING, WASHINGTON; EDITED BY EDWIN T. BOWDEN
A History of New York
New Haven, CT, College and University Press. 1964, FIRST EDITION THUS. Paperback, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book, Told from Knickerbocker's point of view, A History of New York is a chronicle of New York's fifty years under Dutch rule in the 1600s that plays fast and loose with the facts, to uproarious effect. Irving's good-humored spoofing had staying power, and his satire provided the city with its first self-portrait. Light shelf wear, few marks and underlining, name on first page, light tanning to fore-edge. 352pp. Ships in sturdy cardboard for ultimate protection, no bubble mailers!. Very Good.
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Book number: 10397
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Keywords: FIRST EDITION THUS

 
JANSON, H. W
History of Art: A Survey of the Major Visual Arts from the Dawn of History to the Present Day
NY, Harry N. Abrams. 1971. (ISBN: 0133892700). Gray Boards, Decorated, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Book, The text, revised and enlarged, offers several welcome innovations: the work of women artists and black artists, a full history of photography as an art form, and much more. Included is a separate, fold-out time line that can be consulted for reference. 1,256 illustrations. Boards have light wear to corners and shaky rear board. Illustrated with maps, drawings, color and b&w photographs. Inside has some underlining, few notes, few creased corners, beginning to yellow in gutters, tanned front end pages where newspaper article was stored, lightly soiled on outside edges. 616pp. Heavy Oversize Book. Good +.
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Book number: J55
USD 4.95 [Appr.: EURO 4.25 | £UK 3.75 | JP¥ 517]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: 0133892700 Arts

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