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Dark Gods : Four Tales

by Klein. T. E. D.

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Published
1985
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Very good
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First edition
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$75.00

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New York, NY: Viking Press, 1985. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. A collection of 4 shorter works by a master of subtle horror and storytelling, including NADELMAN'S GOD, which won the 1986 World Fantasy Award for Best Novella.
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The AES Coinage of Galba. Numismatic Notes and Monographs No. 133

by Kraay, C. M.

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Published
1956
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Very good
Edition
First edition
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$45.00

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New York, NY: The American Numismatic Society, 1956. First edition. Paperback. Very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of covers. x, 125 p. w/ footnotes, tabes (some fold out), catalogue of dies,and indices of dies, reverse dies, and reveerse legends and types. Includes additional 37 plates of coin images. A study of the… Read more
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Stoddert's War : Naval Operations During the Quasi-War with France 1798 - 1801

by Palmer. Michael A.

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Published
1987
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Very good
Edition
First edition
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$30.00

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Columbia SC: University of South Carolina Press, 1987. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. xiv, 313 p. w/ illus., maps, notes, glossary, bibliography, index. A critical study of command and operations as directed by the first secretary of the US Navy, Benjamin Stoddart. Covers… Read more
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The Chronology of Plato's Dialogues

by Brandwood, Leonard

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Published
1990
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Very good
Edition
First edition
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1990. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. x, 265 p. w/ tables, footnotes, indexes. a critical account of the various attempts to establish the order of the composition of the Dialogues.
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New York, NY: The American Numismatic Society, 1950. First edition. Paperback. Very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of covers. xviii, 199 p. w/ footnotes, abbreviations, sources, indices, and additional 8 plates of coin images. A look at certain numismatic evidence helpful in shedding light on the reign of the Roman emperor Tiberius.… Read more
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Speaking in Tongues, Languages at Play in the Theatre

by Carlson, Marvin

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Published
2016
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Very good
Edition
First edition
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$40.00

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Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2016. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. 257 p. w/ notes, bibliography, index. A detailed look at the use of language in theater in numerous ways, from style and comminication to cultural and social operations.
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Imperial Ideology and Provinvial Loyalty in the Roman Empire

by Ando, Clifford

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Published
2000
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Very good
Edition
First edition
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Berkeley: University of California Press, 2000. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. xxi, 494 . w/ a few illus, footnotes, bibliography, index. A study examining why the Roman Empire lasted as long as it did.
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Oxford: Oxford University Committee for Archaeology, 1996. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. vii, 191 p. w/maps, drawings, footnotes, abbreviations. A survey of the scarbs often found at Punic sites all over the Mediterranean. 8th - 6th c. b.c.e.
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$85.00
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Arnhem : the Complete Story of Operation Market Garden 17 - 25 September 1944

by Buckingham, William F.

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Published
2019
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Very good
Edition
First edition
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$60.00

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Stroud, UK: Amberley, 2019. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Thick octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. x, 630 p. w/ illus., maps, note, bibliography, index. Anextremely detailed, fine grain coverage of the battle, covering all areas of the battle, not just Arnhem. Increasingly uncommon in hardcover.
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Preaching Bondage : John Chrysostom and the Discourse of Slavery in Early Christianity

by De Wet, Chris L.

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Published
2015
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Very good
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First edition
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Berkeley: University of California Press, 2015. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. xiii, footnotes, glossary, biblioraphy, and indexes of ancient terms, ancient authors, and subjects. A study of the concept of douology (master and slave) as a discourse of slavery in the homilies of… Read more
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The Language of Birds : Tales, Texts, & Poems of Interspecies Communication

by Guss, David M. editor. with introduction and notes by the editor

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Published
1985
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Very good
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San Francisco: North Point, 1985. Trade Paperback. Very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of covers. xv, 359 p. w/ notes and sources. An anthology of stories and peoms from many sources, new and old, including Native American peoples
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Sleeping Beauty

by Rackham, Arthur, illus.

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Published
1920
Condition
Good
Edition
Limited edition
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$750.00

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Heinemann , 1920. Limited edition. Vellum bound. Good. Bound in vellum with gilt lettering & design. Limited edition #44/625, signed by Rackham. Some wear to edges and esp. at corners, and scuffing to covers. Illustrations are in Rackham's silhouette style. One of the best known and loved works of Rackham's silhouette style of illustrations. Pictures available
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The Book of a Thousand Nights and a Night 17 vols

by Burton, Richard F.

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Burton Club. circa 1910. Hardcover. Very good. 10 v. (#778/1000 copies ) & 7 supplemental v. (#225/1000 copies). Octavo. In uncommon black morocco binding, gilt tooling. Spines spell out the title of the work. Illustrated with tissue guards. Slight wear to edges and corners.V. 2 has a small chip at head of spine. A… Read more
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

by Carroll, Lewis.

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Heinemann, ca. 1907. . Hardcover. Very good. Quarto. Large paper edition. 3/4 Black leather over marbeled paper. Limited edition, 975/1130 copies. Illustrated in color by Arthur Rackham Light wear to edges and corners of boards. A lovely copy inside and out of one of the more influential works of literature in the English speaking world.… Read more
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The Chronicle of Zuqnin. Parts III and IV A>D> 4880775

by Translated by Amir Harrak

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Published
1999
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Very good
Edition
First edition
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Toronto: Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies, 1999. First edition. Paperback. Very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of covers. xviii, 388 p. w/ footnotes, bibliography, lists of collations and corrections, and indexes of bliblical quotations, personal names, places, and subjects. Part of this Syriac chronicle of the 8th c. ad. In addition to it's… Read more
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Exploring the Decolonial Imaginary : Four Transnational Lives

by Schechter, Patricia A.

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Published
2012
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Very good
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First edition
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London & New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012. First edition. Hardcover w/pictorial boards. Very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. xvii, 256 p. w/ bibliography, index, extensive notes. A work focusing on the transnational public lives of four women between 1880 and 1965 : Liberian missionary Amanada Berry Smith, author Gertrude Stein, Feminst… Read more
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Venetians in Constantinople : Nation, Identity, and Coexistence in the Early Modern Mediterranean

by Dursteler, Eric R.

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Published
2006
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Very good
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First edition
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Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. xi, 289 p. w/ maps, illus., endnotes, bibliography, index. A detailed study of the Venetian merchant and diplomatic community in Istanbul, focusing on how they got along with the Ottomans, despite… Read more
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Hester Lynch Thrale Piozzi : a Taste for Eccentricity

by D'Ezio, Marianna

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Published
2010
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Very good
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First edition
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$145.00

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Newcastle upon Tyne, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2010. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. 3 damp streaks along foredge, not pentrating to margins. ix, 271 p. w/endnotes, extensive bibliograpy. No index, sadly. A through look at the biography and her development as a writer… Read more
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Nietzsche's System

by Richardson, John

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Published
1996
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Very good
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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1996. Trade Paperback. Very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of covers. A few brackets in blue ink. 316 p. w/ footnotes, appendices, bibliography, name and subject indexes. A study arguing for the continuity of Nietzsche's philosophy with the traditions of Western philosophy.
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A Hegel Dictionary

by Inwood, Michael

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Published
1992
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Very good
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$30.00

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Oxford: Blackwell, 1992. Trade Paperback. Very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of covers. 347 p. w/ bibliography, indexes.
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