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Europe in the Eighteenth Century 1713-1783.

By: ANDERSON, Matthew Smith.

Price: $3.00

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

Seller ID: BL3727


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

Seller ID: BL3739


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

An Encyclopedist of the Dark Ages.

By: BREHAUT, Ernest.

Price: $12.00

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

Seller ID: S11543


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

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Essays in Honor of Conyers Read.

By: DOWNS, Norton (ed.).

Price: $15.00

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

Seller ID: S12491


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

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.:

Seller ID: S11428


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

The Crime of Galileo.

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

Price: $2.95

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

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: S11457


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

Seller ID: BL3749


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 and existential present / Staughton Lynd -- III. THE INGREDIENTS OF HISTORY: Political institutions: The advancing power of ... 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.: 1991

Seller ID: S13015

ISBN: 0801840023


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

Seller ID: LV1940


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 is inscribed "For my friend – Dec. 1955 [possibly Langkammerer to Mack]. Newell B. Mack, an arms control advocate,... View more info

The World Since 1914. Sixth edition.

By: LANGSAM, Walter Consuelo.

Price: $100.00

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

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: LV2029


// 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 "For my friend – Dec. 1955 [possibly Langkammerer to Mack]. Newell B. Mack, an arms control advocate, died of cancer ... 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

Seller ID: BL4113

ISBN: 0882957732


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

Seller ID: BL4407


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

The Acceleration of History.

By: PIEL, Gerard.

Price: $2.00

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

Seller ID: BL4126

ISBN: 0394473124


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