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"A Nation of Beggars"? Priests, People, and Politics in Famine Ireland, 1846-1852

By: Kerr, Donal A.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, 1994


Cloth covered boards, bumped spine. Very minor foxing and trace soil to textblock. Dj in protective mylar cover. Very faded spine, toned flaps. Shows some light rubbing and creasing to spine ends. Otherwise in very good condition. Binding tight, text clean, no names, stickers, or stamps. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 370 pages View more info

'Tis

By: McCourt, Frank

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Easton Press, 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author


Dark brown full leather binding with gilt title and stamped gilt accents. All page edges gilt. Silk moire eps, ribbon bookmarker. Note and COA laid in. Signed by author on presentation page. Easton Press bookplate with name affixed to rear fep. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 367 pages; Signed by Author View more info

A CHRONOLOGICAL HISTORY OF PUERTO RICO

By: Ribes Tovar, Federico

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Plus Ultra Educational Publishers, 1973


Tan wraps with light edgewear, light soiling, scuffing and light yellowing. Small abrasions to tail of spine from removal of a sticker. Few creases to spine. Binding tight, text clean save for previous owner's names in ink to title page and inside rear cover. Trace soil and yellowing to edges of pages. Indentation to top edges of several pages left by a paperclip. Light creasing to corners of a few pages. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 589 pages View more info

A Neighborhood in Ottoman Istanbul Fruit Vendors and Civil Servants in the Kasap Ilyas Mahalle )

By: Behar, Cem

Price: $24.00

Publisher: State University of New York Press, 2003


An excellent copy, nearly fine. No marks or names. ; Suny Series in the Social and Economic History of the ... History of the Middle East (Paperback; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 224 pages View more info

A Shared World Christians and Muslims in the Early Modern Mediterranean

By: Greene, Molly

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press, 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing


Dust jacket in very good condition+: bumped spine and edgewear along back panel, spine, and inside flaps. Book in very good+ condition with cloth covered boards: bumped spine, tight binding with no markings whatsoever inside. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 248 pages View more info

A Year in Baghdad

By: Baez, Joan & Albert V. Baez

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Santa Barbara, John Daniel & Company, 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author


Pictorial yellow softcover. Signed by Al Baez with short personalization to the half title. The spine is a bit sunned. The lower corner of the book is lightly bumped, a 3" crease to the lower, rear cover corner. Very good and tight otherwise. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 205 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Agriculture in Egypt from Pharaonic to Modern Times

By: Bowman, Alan K. & Eugene Rogan

Price: $75.00

Publisher: British Academy, 1999

Edition: First Edition


Mylar wrapped dust jacket in very good condition: light edgewear, cover, spine, back panel is rubbed, lightly bumped corners and spine. Book is in very good condition with red cloth covered boards: lightly bumped spine, trace soil to text block, very clean, tight binding, no markings whatsoever. ; Proceedings of the British Academy; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 427 pages View more info

Album of Melbourne Views

By: Advance Australia

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Advance Australia, N.D.

Edition: First Edition (?)


Brown cloth backed, blue paper covered thin boards. Elaborate gilt lettering and motifs on front cover, about half of the gilt is darkened. Chipping to the paper edges, corners lightly bumped. Staining and foxing to rear cover. Boards slightly bowed outward at fore edges. Interior is an accordion-folded glossy page with 21 b/w lithographic views of Melbourne's important buildings. The shiny white paper rear pastedown is lightly foxed and is splitting and chipping along t... View more info

An Ayyubid Notable and His World Ibn Al-Adim and Aleppo as Portrayed in His Biographical Dictionary of People Associated with the City

By: Morray, David

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, 1994

Edition: First Edition


Red cloth. An excellent, nearly fine copy. Completely unmarked. The dust jacket has some browning to the extreme upper edges. The spine is a bit faded. All else is excellent. ; Islamic History and Civilization; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 235 pages View more info

An Impartial Account of Divers Remarkable Proceedings the Last Sessions of Parliament Relating to the Horrid Popish Plot, &c.

By: N/A

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London, 1679


Half-cloth and marbled boards. Gilt title and date on the spine. A variant with pagination as follows: [1]-9, 2-3, 12-16. Complete. New endpapers. The lower corners and spine ends are bumped. There is a half-inch indent/tear to the rear board that affects the blank endpapers. Small stain to the last text page although all is quite readable. There is a small amount of writing to the upper title page. Perhaps a name and then, "from 1679 to 1689". The writing appea... View more info

Ancient China and its Enemies The Rise of Nomadic Power in East Asian History

By: Di Cosmo, Nicola

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, 2002

Edition: First Edition


Black boards have a bump to the upper spine. All else is very clean, unmarked. The dust jacket has only very minimal wear. No chips or tears. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 380 pages View more info

Antwerp Story of a Metropolis : 16Th-17th Century : Antwerp, Hessenhuis 25 June-10 October 1993

By: Van Der Stock, Jan & Antwerpen 9 (1993) & Jan Van Der Stock

Price: $100.00

Publisher: University of Washington Press, 1994


Orange cloth covered boards with trace wear and lightly bumped spine ends and corners. Dj in new mylar has mild edgewear. Binding tight, interior clean. No names, stickers or stamps. THIS BOOK REQUIRES EXTRA POSTAGE.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 400 pages View more info

Arabic Administration in Norman Sicily The Royal Diwan

By: Johns, Jeremy

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, 2002

Edition: First Edition


Maroon boards. Light wear, bumping to the spine ends. Minor wear to the corners. One corner is bumped. A couple of spots of soiling to the page fore edge. Interior is very clean, unmarked, and tight. ; Cambridge Studies in Islamic Civilization; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 410 pages View more info

Armenian and Iranian Studies

By: Russell, James R.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Harvard University Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, 2005

Edition: First Edition


Maroon cloth covered boards with trace edgewear and soil, and slightly bumped spine ends. Small dent to bottom edge of front board. Binding tight, text clean. No names, stickers or stamps. Trace soil to text block.; Harvard Armenian Texts and Studies; Large 8vo 9" - 10" ; 1462 pages View more info

Aspects of the Georgian Church Visitation Studies of the Diocese of York, 1761-1776

By: Jago, Judith

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Pr, 1997


Cloth covered boards, gilt title. Very light foxing and trace soil to textblock and rear fep and pastedown. Some edgewear. Dj in protective mylar cover. Some chipping to spine ends and edges. Shows some scuffing and shelfwear. Otherwise in very good condition. Binding tight, text clean. No names, stickers, or stamps. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" ; 307 pages View more info