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1 Asprey, Robert The Panther's Feast
New York Carroll & Graf 1986 0881842397 / 9780881842395 1st Printing Soft Cover Near Fine Octavo 
The story of Colonel Redl, who was the head of counter intelligence for the Austro-Hungarian empire before WWI -- and who was a Russian spy, blackmailed because of his homosexuality. Redl was the basis for a play 'A Patriot for Me' and the movie 'Colonel Redl' (1985). Not an uncommon title but seldom offered in collectible condition. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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2 Brook-Shepherd, Gordon The Austrians: A Thousand-Year Odyssey
New York HarperCollins 1997 000638255X / 9780006382553 Later Printing Soft Cover Very Good (small fault) Writing indent on front cover Octavo 
483pp + 24 photo pages. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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3 Clark, Sydney A. Old Glamors of New Austria
New York Robert M. McBride & Co. 1930 1st Printing Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Octavo 
Gilt titles on green cloth. 214pp. Maps on end papers. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4 Crankshaw, Edward The Fall of the House of Habsburg
Popular Library 1963 Thick mass market paperback VG- 

Price: 4.00 USD
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5 Donia, Robert J., and John V.A. Fine, John V. A., Jr. Bosnia and Hercegovina: A Tradition Betrayed
New York Columbia University Press 1994 0231101600 / 9780231101608 1st Printing Hard Cover (x-lib) Very Good DJ Very Good Octavo 
Ex-library with usual markings and labels. Dust jacket in plastic sleeve, glued to end papers. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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6 Harding, Bertita Golden Fleece: The Story of Franz Joseph and Elisabeth of Austria
New York Halcyon House 1939 1st Thus Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Large Octavo 
Gilt titles on black prismatic cloth. 370pp. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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7 Kann, Robert A. A History of the Habsburg Empire 1526-1918
Berkeley University of California Press 1980 0520042069 / 9780520042063 2nd Printing Thick Trade Paperback Near Fine 

Price: 8.00 USD
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8 Kann, Robert A. A History of the Habsburg Empire 1526-1918
Berkeley University of California Press 1977 0520024087 / 9780520024083 Later Printing Hard Cover Near Fine DJ Near Fine Thick Large Octavo 
Gilt titles on black cloth, over yellow cloth. 646pp + Errata. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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9 Littell, Robert, ed. The Czech Black Book, Prepared by the Institute of History of the Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences
Discus Books (Avon) 1969 1st Printing Mass Market Paperback Very Good Pen mark on Copyright page 
A detailed report on the 1968 Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia, which ended the 'Prague Spring.' The paperback edition is not common. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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10 Maass, Walter B. Assassination In Vienna: the Story of the Nazi's First Attempt To Take Over Another Country
New York Scribner 1972 First Edition Hard Cover (x-lib) Very Good DJ Very Good 

Price: 8.00 USD
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11 Macartney, C.A. The Habsburg Empire 1790-1918
New York Macmillan Co. 1969 1st U.S. Edition Hard Cover (x-lib) G-VG DJ G-VG Thick Octavo 
Ex-library with usual markings and labels. Dust jacket in plastic sleeve, glued to end papers. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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12 McNally, Raymond T. Dracula Was a Woman: In Search of the Blood Countess of Transylvania
New York McGraw-Hill Book Co. 1983 0070456712 / 9780070456716 1st Printing Hard Cover VG+ DJ VG+ Large Octavo 
McNally "presents the true history of Countess Elizabeth Bathory, the ancient "vampire" of Transylvania. The Countess is reputed to have murdered close to 700 young women in the belief that their blood would keep her young. The author separates the actual woman from the legendary vampire, in the end recreating a true tale more horrifying than the myth." 
Price: 50.00 USD
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13 Michener, James The Bridge at Andau
Bantam Pathfinder 1963 9th Printing Mass Market Paperback Very Good (spine sunned) 
Account of the 1956 Hungarian uprising. 
Price: 3.50 USD
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14 Morton, Frederic A Nervous Splendor: Vienna, 1888-1889
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1980 0297777696 / 9780297777694 Soft Cover Near Fine Large Octavo 

Price: 7.00 USD
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15 Myles, Douglas Prince Dracula: Son of the Devil
New York McGraw-Hill 1988 0070721769 / 9780070721760 1st Printing Hard Cover (x-lib) VG- DJ VG- Large Octavo 
Ex-library with usual markings and labels. Dust jacket in plastic sleeve, glued to end papers. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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16 Osiris Kiado The Life of Governor Louis Kossuth with His Public Speeches in the United States, and a Brief History of the Hungarian War of Independence
Budapest Osiris Kiado 2001 Hard Cover (x-lib) VG- No Jacket 12mo 
Reprint of the 1852 edition. A library donation that never entered the system, the only marking being a small deaccession handstamp on the half-title page. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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17 Palmer, Alan The Lands Between: A History of East-Central Europe Since the Congress of Vienna
New York The Macmillan Co. 1970 1st U.S. Printing Hard Cover Very Good DJ Very Good Large Octavo 

Price: 20.00 USD
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18 Sebestyen, Victor Twelve Days: The Story of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution
New York Pantheon Books 2006 037542458X / 9780375424588 1st Printing Hard Cover Fine DJ Fine Large Octavo 
Sebestyen, a journalist whose own family fled from Hungary, gives us a fresh account of this defining moment in the Cold War, incorporating newly released official Hungarian and Soviet documents, his family’s diaries, and eyewitness testimony. 340pp. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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19 Tapié, Victor L. The Rise and Fall of the Habsburg Monarchy
New York Praeger Publishers 1971 1st Printing Hard Cover Very Good DJ VG (torn at top of spine) Large Octavo 

Price: 15.00 USD
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20 Thompson, Juliet Old Romania
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1939 1st Printing Rebound in library hard cover Good No Jacket Quarto 
Includes 38 excellent black and white plates. Small tear at edge of first map page. Quite scarce. 
Price: 500.00 USD
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