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Image for Pilgrim's Guide to the Royal & Ancient City of Canterbury:  The Official Guide and Historic Record

Pilgrim's Guide to the Royal & Ancient City of Canterbury: The Official Guide and Historic Record

By: N/A

Price: $6.75

Publisher: Gibbs and Sons: 1957

Seller ID: 5604

Condition: Good


Includes a fold-out map of Canterbury. 80 pages, Gives a history of the city, along with photographs and advertisements View more info

A Colorslide Tour of Thailand: Ancient Kingdom: the Many-Splendored Land

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Columbia Record Club: 1961

Seller ID: 5914

Condition: Good


Includes two colorslides and a 33 1/3 rpm record narrated by Lowell Thomas. Text includes some Thai words and phrases, famous names and dates in history. Plastic coating on cover is cracking; Guided Tours of the World View more info

Image for HORIZON - a Magazine for the Arts - Volume V, No. 7, September 1963

HORIZON - a Magazine for the Arts - Volume V, No. 7, September 1963

By: N/A

Price: $7.00

Publisher: American Heritage: 1963

Seller ID: 6676

Condition: Good


Contents include: God and the Bishop of Woolwich; Mansions of the Imagination; Napolean and Alexander; Roman coins; Captain Bligh; Life in Naples; Dances of India; Back to the Nude and other articles. Clean, mild bumping to the outer boards View more info

Image for Goethe and Schiller: an Historical Romance

Goethe and Schiller: an Historical Romance

By: N/A

Price: $16.00

Publisher: The McClure Co: 1910

Seller ID: 8114

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Clean text. Green and red cloth boards. Translated from the German by Chapman Coleman. Frontispiece of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe View more info

Image for Die Sowjetunion: Länder Der Erde

Die Sowjetunion: Länder Der Erde

By: N/A

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Time-Life: 1984

Seller ID: 9374

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


160 pages. Book measures 8.5 x 11 inches. Illustrated with color photos. Written in the German language. View more info

Real Estate Tax Assessments, Baltimore 1971

By: N/A

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Baltimore City Government: 1971

Seller ID: 11110

Condition: Good


Oversized hardcover. 825 pages. Lists even numbered properties in the front in black ind. Odd number properties in the second half in green ink. Shows the ward, section, block and lot number in addition to the street number View more info

Image for 1972 the New York Times Magazine: October 15, 1972 Highway Fund, Richard Nixon, Sammy Davis Jr, Sargent Shirver, South Vietnam

1972 the New York Times Magazine: October 15, 1972 Highway Fund, Richard Nixon, Sammy Davis Jr, Sargent Shirver, South Vietnam

By: N/A

Price: $14.00

Publisher: The New York Times Co: 1972

Seller ID: 11921

Condition: Fair


Features The untrustworthy Highway Fund by William V. Shannon; also Sammy Davis Jr by James Conaway, Sargent Shriver by Peter Jenkins, Vietnam by John S. Carroll; Richard Barnet Sherwood D. Kohn; The Only Child; November 7 Politics with Mort Sahl, Julian Bond, Jane Fonda, John Connally, et al; Norman Norell, fashion designer, etc. Letter from Congressman John M. Murphy on gun control. Edge tears, some creasing , binding is good View more info

Jewish Frontier - Bound Volume 1946 (Original Newsprint)

By: N/A

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Jewish Frontier Association: 1946

Seller ID: 13251

Condition: Good


Black boards contain 12 months of original newsprint, the "Jewish Frontier includes all volumes from January 1946 to December 1946. Reports from Correspondents in the Middle East, Europe and the US, Hearings in Washington, Herzl's Judenstaat, Kurds in Iraq and Iran, Includes many articles, not limited to Middle East politics and economics, but also articles on Black American history in the South, The Jewishness of Franz Kafka, Jewish Chaplaincy, Martin Luther, Nurenberg, Black Saturday, Book Reviews. Articles also include The Inquiry Committee Hearings in Jerusalem by Weizmann and Ben Guri... View more info

Facts about Germany: the Federal Republic of Germany

By: N/A

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Press and Information Office of the Federal Government: 1972

Seller ID: 13428

Condition: Good


Used book. Illustrated with photos and maps. Includes: State and Policy, Public Opinion, Economy, Social Life, Culture, Education and Science View more info

American Heritage Magazine: May/June 1995 Special Issue: the End of World War II

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: American Heritage: 1995

Seller ID: 13534

Condition: Near Fine


Contents: The Atom Bomb: Why Truman had to use it; Why We Had to Drop the Atomic Bomb; Germany America, Frank Clark 36th Mission, Normandy letters by DeRonda Elliott View more info

A Pocket History of the United States

By: N/A

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Washington Square Press: 1964

Seller ID: 14990

Condition: Good


Text clean, has some browning. Cover creased with some marks, name inside. 593 pages View more info

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Revue Des Etudes Juives Juillet-Dec 1977

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Peeters: 1977

Seller ID: 15118

Condition: Good


Editions Peeters, Louravin, Belgique. Tome CXXVI. Text in French. Some of the articles: Une Famille de la Juderia de Tudela aux XII et XIV Siecles: Les enir; Les Marranes Espagnols et Portugais; Antonio Enriquez Gomez et Manuel Fernandes de Villareal, etc ; Ex-Library View more info

Isis: International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Civilization Quarterly Organ of the History of Science Society and of the International Committee of the History of Science : Volume XXVI 1936

By: N/A

Price: $22.00

Publisher: The Saint Catherine Press: 1936

Seller ID: 15264

Condition: Good


Many articles, reviews, correspondences and notes. Some of the articles/reviews are: Marco Antonio De Dominis and his explanation of the rainbow; Babylonian Mathematics; Grundzuge des islamischen Rects, Diary of the voyage of HMS Rattlesnake; Studies in early Celtic nature poetry; Ex-Library View more info

America's Wild West: A Pictorial Saga of Our Frontier Heritage

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Time-Life Books: 1993

Seller ID: 16363

ISBN: 0809474387

Condition: Very Good


Essays, photographs and history on Setters, Cowboys, Gunfighters, Soldiers, Indians, Mythmakers, etc View more info

Davidge Hall Comprehensive Evaluation Phase I University of Maryland At Baltimore

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: John G. Waite Associates, Architects: 1996

Seller ID: 16533

Condition: Good


A historic structure report. 90 pages plus black and white photographs. Contains Archival History of the oldest medical school building in continuous use in the US, stuctural evaluations, mech-elec and fire protection systems, life safe, exterior and interior problems View more info

Image for The Issue of Lebanon: Elements for an Analytical Approach

The Issue of Lebanon: Elements for an Analytical Approach

By: N/A

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Lebanese Forces Command: 1982

Seller ID: 16790

Condition: Good


April 1982. 177 pages. Includes separate 8.5x11 card stock color Map of Lebanon (Carte du Liban) which depicts color-coded occupation zones. This book is a set of studies on various subjects Lebanon faced after 7 years of war. Contains - Lebanonese resistance, Illegal Syrian Armed Presence, Sketches, Demographic problems Why Zahle, 'The Church for our world' Movement; Social Survey of the Children and Educational system; Popular committee; Culture; Lebanese economy; Addendum A - United Nations Resolution; Addendum B - The European Parliament Resolutions. Clean text, glue residue visible on tit... View more info

Clara Barton: Clara Barton National Historic Site, Maryland

By: N/A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: National Park Service: 1981

Seller ID: 16795

Condition: Good


Clean text, cover has scratches, rubbing. National Park Service Handbook #110. 79 pages. Illustrated with color and B&W drawings and photos. Includes: Clara Barton and Her time; The Professional Angel by Elizabeth Brown Pryor, Guide and Advisor. ; Ex-Library View more info

IATROS 1981: Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

By: N/A

Price: $16.00

Publisher: 1981

Seller ID: 16915

Condition: Good


Ara Sadaniantz, Foreword. Yearbook from the Class of 1981. Last page creased, otherwise very good View more info

Image for Report of Court Proceedings in the Case of the Anti-Soviet "Bloc of Rights and Trotskyites"; Heard before the Military Collegium of the Supreme Court of the U. S. S. R, Moscow, March 2- 13, 1938 Trial of Twenty-One (21)

Report of Court Proceedings in the Case of the Anti-Soviet "Bloc of Rights and Trotskyites"; Heard before the Military Collegium of the Supreme Court of the U. S. S. R, Moscow, March 2- 13, 1938 Trial of Twenty-One (21)

By: N/A

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Moscow, People's Commissariat of Justic of the USSR: 1938

Seller ID: 17861

Condition: Fair


799 pages. Errata attached. Front boards have DJ residue; there is no DJ present. No marks on the text. Boards have bumping at the edges, where the front papers covers have some light chipping. A Verbatim Report of the "Trial of Twenty-One", a famous Soviet trials. These people were members of the Trotskyist bloc that were supposedly trying to overthrow socialism in Russia and other conspiracies. Incudes Nikolai Burkharin, Genrikh Yagoda, Isaac Zelensky, Lev Levin, Mikhail Chernov, Alexei Kykov, et al View more info

The Horizon Book of the Elizabethan World (In Slipcase)

By: N/A

Price: $14.00

Publisher: American Heritage: 1967

Seller ID: 18003

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


416 page oversized book in slipcase. Illustrated throughout. Contains 11 chapters. Pictorial Portfolios, Anthologies, and textual history View more info

Image for The Johns Hopkins Magazine Spring 1967 The Renaissance Revisited (Feature Article)

The Johns Hopkins Magazine Spring 1967 The Renaissance Revisited (Feature Article)

By: N/A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: The Johns Hopkins Press: 1967

Seller ID: 18256

Condition: Good


Includes: The Renaissance What Renaissance: How original was that period of history; Also Andrea Barbarigo: Merchant of Venice by Frederic C. Lane; Jacopo Bassano: Despair of the Critic by W. R. Rearick - article illustrated with 8 Plates; 15th Century Medicine; Leonardo Da Vinci: The Myths and the Reality by Clifford Truesdell - illustrated with 6 figures. Creases in a few places View more info

Caduceus - Vol XI, Number 1, Spring 1995 Nursing in Wartime (feature)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Southern Illinois University: 1995

Seller ID: 18768

Condition: Good


Book has some bending, cover creases. Illustrated. Features: Female Nurses in the Civil War; American Military Nurses in Wartime and Their Experiences on Peacetime Nursing Practice; Naval Reserve Nurse Corp; and more View more info

Blues People, the Negro Experience in White America and the Music That Developed from It

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: William Morrow & Co: 1966

Seller ID: 18814

Condition: Good


244 pages. Cover and a few pages are creased. Clean text. Contains 12 chapters including The Negro as Non-American; African Slaves, Their Music; Classic Blues and more View more info

Horizon Winter 1964 Volume VI Number 1 Black Muslims, Malcolm X, Edouard Manet, King Mongkud

By: N/A

Price: $9.00

Publisher: American Heritage: 1964

Seller ID: 19055

Condition: Very Good


Clean inside, light cover scratches. Winter, 1964. Includes the Year One (beginnings of time) , King Mongkud of Siam, the Black Muslims (Malcolm X full page photo) , Cappadocia, Edouard Manet, Francis Bacon, Henry Fielding, and more View more info

The Bearing of Coat-Armour by Ladies: a Guide to the Bearing of Arms by Ladies of all Ranks, Whether Maid, Wife, or Widow, in England, Scotland, & Ireland

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1923

Seller ID: 19148

Condition: Fair


Spine cover has cracking, book has brown age spots. Illustrated with many plates, several in color plus B&W illustrations. Contains: The Origin of Armory, Meaning of Armorial Bearings, Component Parts of an Achievement, Grammar of Armory, Ancient Examples, Meaning of Heiress and Coheiress, Modern Rules, Uses and Applications of, Heraldry as an Art, The Right to Bear Arms View more info

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Newsweek June 14, 1982 (The Watergate Legacy, Ten Years Later)

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Newsweek, Inc: 1982

Seller ID: 19175

Condition: Fair


Cover and page creases, binding is good. Features: Watergate. Also articles on Reagan in France with Mitterrand, Sun Poisoning, Grant Tinker and TV network competition with Cable; the Falklands, Israel and Beirut. Movie reviews include Grease 2 with photos of Maxwell Caulfield and Michelle Pfeiffer and Gregory's Girl with photos of Dee Hepburn and Gordon John Sinclair View more info

Image for Egyptian Museum Cairo / Musee Egyptien Le Caire / Agyptisches Museum Kairo

Egyptian Museum Cairo / Musee Egyptien Le Caire / Agyptisches Museum Kairo

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lehnert & Landrock: 1980

Seller ID: 19277

Condition: Very Good


Small sized book. Profusely illustrated with photos in color and B&W. Text is in English, French and German View more info

A Book of England with 110 Photographs from the Times

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Collins: London and Glasgow: 1964

Seller ID: 19279

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Clean text, no name inside. 511 pages View more info

Image for Seminole Indians with Alligator: Giant Post Card

Seminole Indians with Alligator: Giant Post Card

By: N/A

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Pinellas Park, FL, The Hartman Card Co:

Seller ID: 19541

Condition: Good


Color Post card. G-4, Just Kids, Seminole Indians, In the Sunshine State, Florida. Front depicts Seminole children dressed in colorful clothing posing with a full-sized alligator. Back has a Postage 3-cent area. No writing on the back of the postcard. ; Giant Postcard G-4 View more info

The Durham book

By: N/A

Price: $5.65

Publisher: Durham County Council: 1982

Seller ID: 19887

ISBN: 0902178156

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Commentary plus photographs of the County of Durham, England. Clean book, DJ has some creases ; ; View more info