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image of Cartier to Frontenac: Geographical Discovery in the Interior of North America in Its Historical Relations, 1534-1700

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New York: Cooper Square Publishers, 1970. Hardcover. viii, 379, illustrated. brown boards, pages 174 and 175 had some sort of sticker glued to both pages at gutter at one time, leading to smudging/obscuring ot text. A reader has reconstitued some of the words with pen. Overall, about good condition. Originally published in 1894.
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The Furthest Goal: Engelbert Kaempfer's Encounter with Tokugawa Japan

by Bodart-Bailey, Beatrice; Derek Massarella

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Published
1995
ISBN
9781873410370
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Sandgate: Japan Library, 1995. 204p., very good hardcover in dustjacket.
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Hong Kong: Chinese University of Hong Kong, 1999. 404p., very good paperback.
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image of Travels in Ceylon, 1700-1800: by Wintergerst (1712), Ives (1773), Guyard (1763), Falck (1767), de Jonville (1800)

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Colombo, Ceylon: The Associated Newspapers of Ceylon, 1963. Paperback. 122, xvp., wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, wraps lightly worn and soiled, top corner bumped, old bookstore sticker on half-title else good condition.
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Dutch Enterprise and the VOC, 1602-1799

by Stevens, Harm

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Published
1998
ISBN
9789057300196
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Amsterdam: Walburg Pers, 1998. Paperback. 95p., wraps, 8.25x8.25 inches, profusely illus., wraps lightly worn, top corner of rear wrap dog-eared else very good condtiion. Catalog of the Rijksmuseum's collection of items from the VOC (Dutch East India Company).
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image of Traité des eaux minérales de Balaruc, contenant l'origine_la découverte de ces eaux, leur nature_leur analyse, leurs propriétés,_la manière d'en user; avec certain nombre d'observations de guérisons merveilleuses opérées tout récemment par ces mêmes eaux

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Chelmsford: W. Clachar, & S. Gray, 1785. 88p., sewn textblock disbound from a larger volume; minor foxing and wear. On the healing mineral waters of Balaruc, in France.
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image of The French Revolution, 1787-1799, From the storming of the Bastille to Napoleon

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New York: Random House, 1974. Hardcover. 638pp., hardbound, Book club edition. Worn with small tears on dj, first blank page has notes scribbled in upper right corner, pages are toned but else in good condition.
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image of The Theatrical World of Osaka Prints: A Collection of Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Japanese Woodblock Prints in the Philadelphia Museum of Art

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Philadelphia: Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1973. Paperback. 334p., wraps, illus., 8.5 x 11.25 inches, wraps edgeworn else very good condition. Catalogue of an exhibit held at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.
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Les Bretons et Leurs Libertes: 1789 et 1989

by Beg, Loeiz Ar

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Published
1989
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9782905939111
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Brasparts, Brittany: Editions Beltan, 1989. Paperback. 203p., edgeworn wraps, else very good condition. Text in French. On Breton participation in the French Revolution, class war in Brittany and France, and the future of Brittany.
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La Noblesse Bretonne au XVIIIe Siecle

by Meyer, Jean

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Published
1972
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Paris: Flammarion, 1972. Paperback. 368p., tables, maps, wraps worn and soiled, foreedges stained, price sticker on rear wrap, else good condition. Text in French. Science Flammarion.
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image of Rousseau and the Republic of Virtue: the Language of Politics in the French Revolution

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Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1986. Paperback. 302p., pictorial wraps, old price sticker on lower back cover, else very good.
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Li Taibai wen ji

by Li Bai; Wang Qi

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Published
1759
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[China]: Bao hu lou, 1759. Sixteen woodblock-printed volumes, all on double leaves, bound in traditional Chinese style with thread, in a later blue folding cloth case. The leaves have all been carefully re-backed, apparently during the Republican era, so that wormholes and other minor areas of loss have been made sturdy; new exterior wrappers were also added to each… Read more
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image of Bespräche in dem Reiche derer Todten Hundert drei und dreizigste entrevue zwischen dem Churfüsten zu Brandenburg Johann Georgen, einem ganz ungemeinen loblichen Herrn, und dem Prinzen von Dranien Mauritio, stadthaltern derer vereinigten Riederlande, worinnen des Churfhrstens Ruhm-würdiges Leben, nehst vielen remarquablen Discursen enthalten

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Leipzig: Wolffgang Deer, 1729. pp. 281-346 [64p], frontis, calf spine over library boards, text block in very good condition. Part of a 240-part popular series using historical figures to talk about the issues of the day.
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A charge to the poets

by Whitehead, William

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Published
1762
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London: R. & J. Dodsley, 1762. 23p, 8 x 10 inches, disbound, lacks half title, paper mildly soiled and discolored. William Whitehead (1715-1785) was England's poet laureate (1757-1785) when he wrote this poem as a sequel to "The Danger of Writing Verse,
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image of The independent freeholder's letter to the people of England, upon the one thing needful at this final crisis

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London: Printed for C. Corbett, 1757. 44p., half-title and title leaves present, disbound 8x5 inch signatures sewn into old custom-made pamphlet casing. Original threads in disarray, case fastenings giving way, first and last leaves mildly dust-soiled; the once-handsome boards are severely abraded along the spine panel and also dusty.
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image of The Diaboliad, a poem dedicated to the worst man in His Majesty's dominions. Second edition

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London: Printed for G. Kearsly, 1777. [2], iv, 24 p., wraps, disbound, mild foxing, a clean example. Dedication begins: "My Lord, I have not the honour of being acquainted with your Lordship, and as I do not wish there should be any attempt to violate my property, to estrange the affections of my wife, to seduce my daughter, or… Read more
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Feminism in eighteenth-century England

by Rogers, Katharine M.

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Published
1982
ISBN
9780252009006
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Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1982. 291p., casebound first edition, lacks the jacket, spine panel faintly sunned, a good clean copy.
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Italian Landscapes and Vedute

by Whitfield, Clovis and Ray Perman, [directors]

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Published
1989
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London and Turin: Walpole Gallery & Società Editrice Umberto Allemandi, 1989. 69p., wraps with pictorial dj, 8.35x12 inches, 30 color plates, very good. Exhibition catalog for June 14-July 28, 1989, including paintings by Caneletto, Dughet, Poussin, Rici, Vanvitelli, et al.
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