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Fools, Martyrs, Traitors: The Story of Martyrdom in the Western World

By: Smith, Lacey Baldwin

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1997

Edition: BCE

Seller ID: 01110089

ISBN: 0679451242

Condition: Near Fine (small fault)


Top front outside corner bumped, with attendant tiny tear in dust jacket. Owner’s name stamped on bottom outside edge of text block. Handstamp on rear free end paper. View more info

The Chan's Great Continent: China in Western Minds

By: Spence, Jonathan D.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton & Co.: 1998

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01032359

ISBN: 0393027473

Condition: Near Fine


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The History of Atlantis

By: Spence, Lewis

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Bell Publishing Co.: 1968

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 01036861

ISBN: 0517181614

Condition: Very Good


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The History of Atlantis

By: Spence, Lewis

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Bell Publishing Co.: 1996

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 01043169

ISBN: 0517181614

Condition: Very Good


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The Pacific Ocean In History

By: Stephens, H. Morse, & Herbert E. Bolton, eds

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, 1917

Seller ID: 953

Condition: Reading Copy


Papers and addresses presented at the Panama-Pacific Historical Congress held at San Francisco, Berkeley and Palo Alto, California, July 19-23, 1915. x-lib and MUCH repaired. Reading copy View more info

Weird History 101

By: Stephens, John Richard

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Holbrook, Adams Media Corp.: 1997

Seller ID: 01100387

ISBN: 1558507159

Condition: Very Good


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Terror in the Name of God: Why Religious Militants Kill

By: Stern, Jessica

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Ecco: 2003

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01057761

ISBN: 006050532X

Condition: Near Fine


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Sex in History

By: Tannahill, Reay

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Scarborough Books: 1992

Seller ID: 01020488

ISBN: 0812885406

Condition: Very Good


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Sex in History

By: Tannahill, Reay

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Stein & Day: 1982

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01033961

ISBN: 0812861159

Condition: Very Good


460pp. A well-written, well-illustrated history of sexual norms and taboos. Contents include: Part One: The Prehistoric World. Part Two: The Near East, Egypt, and Europe, 3000 BC-AD 1100. Part Three: Asia until the Middle Ages and the Arab world. Part Four: The Expanding World, AD 1100-1800. Part Five: Shaping the Present, 1800-1980. View more info

The Knot Tied: Marriage Customs of All Nations

By: Teggs, William

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Detroit, Singing Tree Press: 1970

Seller ID: 01045175

Condition: Very Good


Gilt titles on deep blue cloth. 410pp. Facsimile reprint of the 1877 edition. Ex-library with usual markings, card pocket rear. View more info

The Delphian Course: a Systematic Plan of Education, Embracing the World's Progress and Development of the Liberal Arts, Part One

By: The Delphian Society

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Delphian Society: 1922

Seller ID: 00017026

Condition: Good (starting at front hinge)


This volume deals with ancient history. Penciled owner's notes ffep. Starting at front hinge, otherwise Good. View more info

Suez

By: Thomas, Hugh

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1967

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 00008923

Condition: Very Good (small fault)


Front cover of dust jacket torn and repaired, with light scratch on cover beneath, otherwise VG. In Brodart cover. View more info

The Slave Trade: The Story of the Atlantic Slave Trade 1440-1870

By: Thomas, Hugh

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1997

Edition: Advance Uncorrected Proof

Seller ID: 00011983

Condition: Very Good


Publisher's label on front cover. View more info

The Untold Story of Exploration

By: Thomas, Lowell

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, P.F. Collier & Son: 1935

Seller ID: 01111256

Condition: Very Good


A volume in the Lowell Thomas Adventure Library. Gilt, brown and pale green embossed titles on deep green cloth. 333pp. End papers darkened. View more info

Pageant of Adventure.

By: Thomas, Lowell.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, P.F. Collier & Son: 1940

Seller ID: 01111143

Condition: Very Good


Assorted true adventure stories, characterized by colorful and unusual people and settings. A volume in the Lowell Thomas Adventure Library. Gilt, brown and pale green titles on deep green cloth. 384pp. End papers darkened. View more info

The Very Rich: A History of Wealth

By: Thorndike, Joseph J., Jr.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, American Heritage Publishing Co.: 1976

Seller ID: 01016725

ISBN: 051752810X

Condition: Very Good


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A Short History of Ancient Decorative Textiles

By: Thurston, Violetta

Price: $12.00

Publisher: The Favil Press: 1954

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 01098837

Condition: Very Good (small fault)


96pp. Faint damp spot, light scuff on top outside corner of front cover. View more info

Time Magazine, Feb. 25, 1952, Pacific Edition

By: Time Magazines Editors

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Time, Inc.: 1952

Seller ID: 01101054

Condition: Very Good


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Castles: Their Construction and History

By: Toy, Sidney

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications: 1985

Seller ID: 01091745

ISBN: 0486248984

Condition: Near Fine


"Concise, scholarly survey traces castle development from ancient roots. Nearly 200 photographs and drawings illustrate moats, keeps, baileys, many other features. Caernarvon, Dover castles, Hadrian's Wall, Tower of London, dozens more. 199 black-and-white illustrations." Facsimile of the 1939 edition of 'Castles: A Short History of Fortifications from 1600 B.C. to A.D. 1600.' 241pp. View more info

The Statesman's Yearbook 2004: The Politics, Cultures, and Economies of the World

By: Turner, Barry, ed.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Palgrave Macmillan Ltd.: 2003

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01023077

ISBN: 0333980972

Condition: Near Fine


Ex-library with usual markings and labels. Dust jacket in plastic sleeve, glued to end papers. Reference section copy, apparently seldom, if ever, used. View more info