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The Margins of Society in Late Medieval Paris

By Bronislaw Geremek

Cambridge, U.K./NY: Cambridge University Press, 1987. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket. no flaws or wear. clean, no markings. tight binding. a very well preserved copy.; english text.; xi-319pp., maps, tables.. First English Language Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$48.00

Voyage Into Substance: Art, Science, Nature, and the Illustrated Travel Account, 1760-1840

By Barbara Maria Stafford

Cambridge: The MIT Press, 1984. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket. heavy book., only slight signs of use, time to exterior, minor wear to dj at top and bottom edges of spine. no writing or markings. no bumps, tears, chips. strong binding, hinges.; xxiii-645pp., 270 b/w illustrations.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/Very Good Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$125.00

In Savage Australia: An Account of a Hunting and Collecting Expedition to Arnhem Land and Dampier Land

By Knut Dahl

Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1927. cloth, hard cover., spine has six little nicks or cuts. minor wear to spine ends. gelt lettering on spine is faded. top edge dulled. name and date inked to front free endpaper. no other flaws. clean, no text or exterior markings. no corner bumps, no spotting. sturdy binding.; xii-326pp., b/w drawings and photos by the author. foreword by fridtjof nansen. account of a norwegian in the outback.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Minus/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$95.00

Castiglione: The Ideal and the Real in Renaissance Culture

By Robert W. Hanning and David Rosand, Editors

New Haven: Yale University Press, 1983. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., no flaws or wear. clean, no writing or markings. no bumps, tears, chips. strong binding. a very well preserved copy.; xxiv-215pp., 26 b/w illustrations. ten essays/articles by various contributors. all relating to baldesar castiglione, the renaissance figure and author of, book of the courtier.. First Edition /First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$48.00

The Siberian Intervention

By John Albert White

Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1950. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., spine of book shows very old spotting which resolved favorably long ago. nothing related to it exists. dry and free of whatever caused it. else, clean, no markings or writing. no bumps, tears, chips. price on flap intact. strong binding.; xii-471pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$36.00

Cod: A Biography of the Fish That Changed the World (Signed copy)
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Cod: A Biography of the Fish That Changed the World (Signed copy)

By Mark Kurlansky

New York: Walker and Company, 1997. hard cover in dust jacket., no flaws, only the slightest evidence of handling. clean, no markings. no bumps, tears, chips. price intact. tight binding. a very nice copy.; inscribed by author on title page in gloucester on 12/18/97.; viii-294pp., b/w illustrations. a very well received history.. Signed by Author. Fifth Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$57.00

The Art of Medieval Urbanism: Parthenay in Romanesque Aquitaine

By Robert A. Maxwell

University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2007. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket. heavy book., no flaws or wear. clean, no writing or markings. tight binding.; english text.; xxiii-375pp., 286 illustrations, figures, maps in color, b/w. detailed, well illustrated examination of 11th and 12th century parthenay, a busy town in aquitaine.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$90.00

Renaissance Clothing and the Materials of Memory
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Renaissance Clothing and the Materials of Memory

By Ann Rosalind Jones and Peter Stallybrass

Cambridge, U.K./NY: Cambridge University Press, 2000. soft cover. small name/place/date on ffep and circular blindstamp on title page, both of the art historian who was the prior owner. no other markings or flaws or wear. clean, no bumps, has tight sewn binding.; xiii-368pp., 58 b/w illustrations. costume, clothing, in reanaissance era europe and britain.. First Softcover Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$54.00

Colonial al-Andalus: Spain and the Making of Modern Moroccan Culture

By Eric Calderwood

Cambridge: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2018. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., no flaws or wear. clean, no markings of any sort. no bumps, creases, tears, or the like. tight binding. appears unused.; vii-400pp., 21 b/w illustrations.. First Edition /First Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$28.00

Europe in the Neolithic: The Creation of New Worlds
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Europe in the Neolithic: The Creation of New Worlds

By Alasdair Whittle

Cambridge/NY: Cambridge University Press, 1996. hard cover, illustrated boards., very small nick to bottom fore-corner-tip of top board. prior owner's bookplate to front free endpaper. no other flaws or wear. clean, no markings. tight binding.; xvi-443pp.132 b/w illustrations, photos, maps.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/No Jacket, as Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$150.00

High Tea: Glorious Manifestations East and West

By Laurie E. Barnes, with Anne Bissonnette

West Palm Beach, FL: Norton Museum of Art, 2014. soft cover, folded card covers, as issued., only slight signs of use. clean, no writing or markings. no bumps, tears. tight binding. nice copy.; xv-176pp., illustrated throughout in color. two essays. detailed history and catalogue. history of tea in asia, europe, americas.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$62.00

Chroniques Neustriennes, Ou Precis De L'Histoire De Normandie...

By M. Marie Du Mesnil

Paris: Librairie Du Commerce, 1825. hard cover, leather-backed paper-covered boards with leather corners. gilt decorative spine with black title-label. top board detached, with back board almost fully detached. 1 1/2" of leather missing from top of spine, smaller loss at bottom. cover has interesting old bookplate with rampant lions and a name. remnants of old tape used to keep cover board on. only sparse and faint foxing. several minor creases or small perforation to margin. paper sheets in very good condition, turning easily. aside from boards detaching, binding is very sturdy.; french text. viij-422pp., frontispiece engraving of guillaume le conquerant.; scarce in the original.. First French Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$92.00

The Crusades: Islamic Perspectives
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The Crusades: Islamic Perspectives

By Carole Hillenbrand

NY: Routledge, 2000. soft cover, large, heavy book., no flaws or wear. clean, no writing or markings. strong, tight sewn binding.; lvi-648pp., b/w illustrations throughought. massive and comprehensive, with a guide to source material.. First American Soft Cover Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

La Revolution Francaise (5 Tomes complete)

By Louis Madelin

Paris: Librairie Jules Tallandier, 1980. hard covers, dark green leather-like with gilt decoration and lettering. top edges gilt. bound-in red ribbons. 5 volumes, complete set., in vol. 1 two margins have a question mark. top board of vol. 1 over-hangs slightly on fore-edge. no other flaws or wear. clean, tight set.; french text from 1936 librairie plon edition., apprx. 1900pp., b/w illustrations throughout.. Reissue Edition, First Thus. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket, as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Multi-Volume Set.

$105.00

The Nobility of Holland: From Knights to Regents, 1500-1650
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The Nobility of Holland: From Knights to Regents, 1500-1650

By H. F. K. Van Nierop

Cambridge, U.K./NY: Cambridge University Press, 1993. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket. owner name/date/place on front free endpaper. no other flaws or wear. clean, no text or exterior markings. no bumps, tears, clips, labels, etc. tight binding. not any sort of reprint.; translated from 1984 dutch original.; xvii-252pp., 16 b/w illustrations. 15 tables. two-page map.. First English Language Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$58.00

Charity in the Dutch Republic: Pictures of Rich and Poor for Charitable Institutions

By Sheila D. Muller

Ann Arbor: UMI Research Press, 1985. cloth, hard cover, illustrated boards., owner name/place/date to front free endpaper. gift inscription from author to same owner on half-title page., no other markings. clean, no wear. tight binding.; xxii-295pp., 95 b/w illustrations.. Signed by Author. First Cloth Trade Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/No Jacket, as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Published Dissertation.

$36.00

Architecture and Ideology in Early Medieval Spain
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Architecture and Ideology in Early Medieval Spain

By Jerrilynn D. Dodds

University Park, PA: The Pennsylvania State University Press, 1990. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., small bump to top fore-corner with no echoes to textblock/pages. only the slightest evidence of use elsewhere, negligible. clean, no writing or markings. tight binding.; english text.; xv-174pp., followed by unpaginated plate section with 81 b/w illustrations. visigoths, hispano-romans, asturians, mozarabs, and the onset of the romanesque.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$52.00

The Marble Wilderness: Ruins and Representation in Italian Romanticism, 1775-1850
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The Marble Wilderness: Ruins and Representation in Italian Romanticism, 1775-1850

By Carolyn Springer

Cambridge, U.K./NY: Cambridge University Press, 1987. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., no flaws or wear. clean, no markings. no bumps or tears. tight binding.; x-198pp., 20 b/w illustrations. literature, art, and ruins in the romantic period.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$32.00

Fascism and the Mafia
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Fascism and the Mafia

By Christopher Duggan

New Haven: Yale University Press, 1989. hardcover in dust jacket., a small wrinkle to dj.. no other flaws. clean, well bound, no writing or markings.; NOT a POD or reprint.; xiii-322pp., map, 21 b/w figures., examines the relationship between the sicilian mafia and italy's fascist party and government.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$52.00

C. Sallustii Crispi Opera: Adapted to the Hamiltonian System By a Literal and Analytical Translation

By James Hamilton, Thomas Clark

Philadelphia: David McKay, 1885. hard cover, light brown cloth with black illustration to cover and gilt lettering to spine. textblock edges a little age-dulled. gilt letters starting to fade. minute corner wear to top fore-corners. clean, no writing or markings. no labels or foxing. strong binding.; has a copyright date of 1885, with no edition statement., 309pp., followed by 8pp. of publishers ads.. No Edition Stated. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$65.00

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