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image of The itinerary of John Leland in or about the years 1535-1543 [Spine title: Leland's itinerary in England and Wales]

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Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1964. Complete set of five hardcover volumes, very good. Volume 5 includes fold-out maps and an index. Centaur Classics.
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image of Lepante: la crise de l'empire ottoman

Lepante: la crise de l'empire ottoman

by Lesure, Michel, presenteur

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Published
1972
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Mesnil-sur l'estree: A - collection archivers - Julliard, 1972. 283p., pocket-size wraps (7x4 inches) illustrated with numerous period images on alkaline paperstock in a central section,
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image of The Strabo Illustratus Atlas, 1545-1571: A unique sixtenth century composite atlas from the House of Bertelli in Venice

The Strabo Illustratus Atlas, 1545-1571: A unique sixtenth century composite atlas from the House of Bertelli in Venice

by Meurer, Peter H.; edited by Paul Haas, Stephen Haas, Didier Le Bail and Friedrich Weissert

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Published
2004
ISBN
9783000136252
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£73.32

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Bedburg-Hau, Germany: Antiquariat Gebr. Haas OHG, 2004. Hardcover. 206p., cloth-covered boards, 9.5x13 inches, profusely illus., one corner of boards lightly worn else very good condition. No dj.
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image of Painting a Map of Sixteenth-Century Mexico City; Land, Writing, and Native Rule

Painting a Map of Sixteenth-Century Mexico City; Land, Writing, and Native Rule

by Miller, Mary E. and Barbara E. Mundy, editors; with essays by Dennis Carr, et alia

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Published
2012
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9780300180718
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£29.33

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New Haven: Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Yale University, 2012. Hardcover. xv, 216p., exhaustive color reproductions and indispensable diagrams and discussion, hardbound in brown cloth boards gilt and interesting dust jacket. A fine big (11.5x9 inch) art book in fine condition: entirely sound, clean and unmarked.
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image of The Russian Fur Trade 1550-1700

The Russian Fur Trade 1550-1700

by Fisher, Raymond H.

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Published
1943
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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1943. xi, 275p., has a couple illustrations on inserted coated stock and a fold-out map on heavy onionskin, the hardcover first edition in 9.5x6 inch brown cloth boards gllt and plain printed dust jacket. Cloth casing is very bright and sound, pastedown bears a generic bookplate and several light scuff marks, the map is… Read more
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image of The Political Economy of Commerce - Southern India 1500-1650

The Political Economy of Commerce - Southern India 1500-1650

by Subrahmanyam, Sanjay

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Published
1990
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9780521371803
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1990. Hardcover. x, 401p., illustrated with scattered tables and line maps, hardcover in blue boards gilt and glossy dust jacket. Review copy with CUP letterhead notice taped to ffep, same page bears a scribble and a stamped numeral. Paperstock is acidic and very toned. Item is also ex library, as heel of dj has a… Read more
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image of The Origins of Western Economic Dominance in the Middle East; Mercantilism and the Islamic Economy in Aleppo, 1600-1750

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New York: New York University Press, 1988. xvii, 240p., illustrated with tables; hardcover in light grey cloth boards titled black (series design). A good reading copy that is faintly dished, spine panel and top edge slightly foxed, in all other respects quite unmarred. FYI, item wasn't issued with a dust jacket, NY University studies in Near Eastern civilization number… Read more
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image of Habsburgs and Zaporozhian Cossacks; The Diary of Erich Lassota Von Steblau, 1595. Translated by Orest Subtelny

Habsburgs and Zaporozhian Cossacks; The Diary of Erich Lassota Von Steblau, 1595. Translated by Orest Subtelny

by Von Steblau, Erich Lassota. Lubomyr R. Wynar, editor & introducer

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Published
1975
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9780872871199
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£36.66

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Littleton CO: Ukrainian Academic Press, 1975. The first English translation: 144p., illustrated with scattered period facsimiles, hardcover in dark blue cloth boards gilt and dust jacket. Top edge of textblock bears small accession and de-accession stamps, item is generally else unmarked in any way, and is perfectly sound & clean, a bright nice copy.
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image of The Rise of the Portuguese Power in India, 1497-1550

The Rise of the Portuguese Power in India, 1497-1550

by Whiteway, R.S.

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Published
1967
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London: Susil Gupta, 1967. Hardcover. xvi, 357p., cloth-covered boards, 5.5x8.5 inches, corners bumped else very good later printing in a worn and soiled unclipped dj.
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image of The Essays of Montaigne volume 1 only with an introduction by Gide and an accompanying handbook to the essays which includes the notes upon the text by the translator and a series of comments on the essays

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New York: Heritage Press, 1946. Hardcover. xlvi, 816p., introduction, very good Heritage Club editionin faux marbled boards, brown cloth spine and gilt in plain gray shipping slipcase, Sandglass newsletter laid-in with some toning. The handbook and comments would be found in the missing volume two.
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image of 'Regent of the Sea': Cannanore's Response to Portuguese Expanision, 1507-1528

'Regent of the Sea': Cannanore's Response to Portuguese Expanision, 1507-1528

by Bouchon, Geneviève; translated by Louise Shackley

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Published
1988
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Delhi: Oxford University Press, 1988. Hardcover. xix, 254p., cloth-covered boards, 5.75x8.75 inches, maps, front board stained else good condition in a lightly worn unclipped dj. French Studies in South Asian Culture and Society II.
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Domenico's Istanbul

by Austin, Michael John Lester, translator, introduction, and commentary; edited by Geoffrey Lewis

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Published
2001
ISBN
9780906094365
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£32.99

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Wiltshire, UK: The E.J.W. Gibb Memorial Trust, 2001. Hardcover. xxvii, 160p., cloth-covered boards, 6.25x8.75 inches, very good condition in like dj. Domenico Hiersolimitano was a Rabbi, doctor and court physican to Sultan Murat III before converting to Catholicism and working at an instructor of Hebrew in Rome.
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image of The Shadow of the Crescent: the Renaissance Image of the Turk (1453-1517)

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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1969. Hardcover. xiv, 257p., cloth-covered boards, 6.25x9.5 inches, illus., corners bumped else very good second impression. No dj.
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image of Venise et la Porte Ottomane (1453-1566): Un siècle de relations vénéto-ottomanes de la prise de Constantinople à la mort de Soliman

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Paris: Economica, 1995. Paperback. viii, 294p. +[14]p. of plates, wraps, 6x9.5 inches, maps, wraps lightly worn, sticker shadow on rear wrap else very good condition. Text in French. Collection Campagnes & Stratégies, Les Grandes Vatailles; No. 16.
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image of De' Disegni delle Piu Illustri Citta et Fortezze del Mondo, da Giulio Ballino (1568-'69). Presentazione Introduttiva di Giorgio E. Ferrari

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Rome: Jouvence - Viella, 1982. Various paginations, nice clear reproduction of texts and facsimile maps, the doublespreads mounted on stubs so these open fully, a small folio in rather utilitarian decorated papered boards, 12x8.5 inches. Mild edgewear, spine rims slightly crimped with a touch of paper-fray to topmost, generally sound and entirely clean and unmarked. Find, laid in, xeroxed… Read more
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image of Africa and Africans in the Making of the Atlantic World, 1400-1680

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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1992. Paperback. xxxviii, 309p., softbound illustrated solely with five skimpy line maps (a 1998 reprint may be better-furnished), anyway, theoretical cartography by a scholar of African history who had taught in Zambia, later doing research made possible by a Carter G. Woodson Institute fellowship. Thornton builds on Fernand Braudel's Mediterranean studies (who he says insufficiently… Read more
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image of The pilgrim, the travels of Pietro Della Valle. Translated, abridged and introduced by George Bull

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London: Hutchinson, 1990. Hardcover. xix, 303p., very good condition in like dj.
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image of Narrative of the Incas. Translated and Edited by Roland Hamilton and Dana Buchanan from the Palma de Mallorca Manuscript

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Austin: University of Texas Press, 1996. Hardcover. xviii, unnumbered line-maps section, 326p., hardbound first edition in clothbacked boards gilt and enclosed in the dust jacket. An excellent copy all round: entirely sound, clean and unmarked. Quoting dj text: "..written in the 1550s..only eighteen chapters were actually available until the 1980s when the remaining sixty-four chapters were discovered.. Although written… Read more
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image of Merchants and rulers in Gujarat.  The response to the Portuguese in the sixteenth century

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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1976. Hardcover. xii, 178p., stamp of the USPS auction on front blank pastedown else very good condition in a worn and chipped dj.
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image of Adventurers in Siam in the Seventeenth Century

Adventurers in Siam in the Seventeenth Century

by Hutchinson, E.W.

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Published
1940
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London: Royal Asiatic Society, 1940. xxvii, 283p. hardcover, ex-library, with small numerals penned on spine, internal ex-library markings; a decent reading copy of this work on European expeditions to the region.
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