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HISTORY OF ICELAND

by GJERSET, Knut

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1924
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New York: Macmillan, 1924. Blue cloth, pp (10), 482, [2] + colour frontispiece. Index. Minor rubbing to spine ends, glass ring stain on front cover, text paper a little toned, else a VG clean, tight and unworn copy. . First printing. Hardcover. Octavo.
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THE SECRET HISTORY OF EUROPE, PART I. [bound with] PART II

by (OLDMIXON, John, 1673-1742)

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1712
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London: A. Baldwin, 1712. The title page continues: " Shewing that the late greatness of the French power was never so much owing to the number or goodness of their troops, and the Conduct of their Ministry at Home, as to the treachery and corruption of the ministers abroad. Giving a full Account Of the Insincerity of England, Sweden, and… Read more
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London: David Nutt, 1897. Two volumes. pp [2], (xli), [1]. (328), [2]; [2], (xv), [1], (384), [2]. Recent rebinding in quarter vellum and marbled boards, top edges gilt. The Tudor Translations series. Text paper lightly toned; a fine, handsome pair. "Philippe de Commines (or de Commynes or 'Philippe de Comines'; Latin: Philippus Cominaeus; 1447 - 18 October 1511) was… Read more
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MIRROR OF THE PAST: a history of saecret diplomacy

by ZILLIACUS, K.

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1946
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New York: Cuurrent Books / A.A. Wyn, 1946. Black cloth. pp 362; index. Ink owner name at front, small bruise to one outer corner, else fine in VG jacket. "This book is one of the most significant contributions to the history of world diplomacy to be published in the United States. It shows for the first time, in all its… Read more
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Nights in the Big City: Paris, Berlin, London 1840-1930

by Schlör, Joachim

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Published
1998
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First edition in English
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9781861890153
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London: Reaktion Books, 1998. Card covers with flaps. pp (352); illustrations, notes, index. Ink owner name, VG clean and unworn copy otherwise. The rise of "night life" in three European cities. . First edition in English. Softcover. Octavo.
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Stefan Stambolov and the Emergence of Modern Bulgaria, 1870-1895

by Perry, Duncan M.

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Published
1993
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First printing
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9780822313137
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Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1993. Grey cloth. pp 309 + plates; index. Ink owner name at front, black stripe to bottom page edges, else fine in fine jacket.. First printing. Hardcover. Octavo.
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THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OF FRANCE AND GERMANY 1815-1914

by CLAPHAM, J.H.

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1951
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1951. Later printing of the 1936 fourth edtion. Dark green cloth. pp 420 + 4 foldiing maps at rear. Index. Ink owner name, page edges yellowed, else fine. Pale grey jacket has yellowing to spine, price-clipped, else fine. . Hardcover. Octavo.
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MODERN NATIONALISM AND RELIGION

by BARON, Salo Wittmayer

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Published
1947
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New York: Harper, 1947. Green cloth. pp 363, extensive notes, index. Ink owner name, page edges yellowed, else a VG clean and unworn jacketless copy. . First printing. Hardcover. Octavo.
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REVOLUTIONS OF 1848: a social history

by ROBERTSON, Priscilla

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Published
1952
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Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1952. Brown cloth; pp 464; index. Light sunning to spine and margins of sides; ink owner name; VG clean and unworn jacketless copy otherwise. 1.5 kg parcel.. First printing. Hardcover. Octavo.
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A HISTORY OF THE HABSBURG EMPIRE 1526-1918

by KAHN, Robert A.

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1977
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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1977. Second printing, corrected. Cloth & boards. pp 646. Chronology, maps, index. Ink owner name, else fine in very nearly fine jacket. 1.5 kg parcel.. Hardcover. Octavo.
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THE LORDS OF HUMAN KIND: Black Man, Yellow Man, and White Man in an Age of Empire

by KIERNAN, V.G.

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1969
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Boston: Little, Brown, 1969. Yellow boards. pp 336; notes, plates, index. Bookplate and ink owner name at front, VG otherwise. Dust jacket has tears, rubbing, good. " Best known for THE LORDS OF HUMAN KIND (1969), V. G. Kiernan created a work ‘concerned with the impressions and opinions of Europeans and non-Europeans about one another, their attitudes and behaviour towards… Read more
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A COMPARATIVE VIEW OF FRENCH AND BRITISH CIVILIZATION (1850-1870)

by GREEN, F.C.

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1965
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London: Dent, 1965. Black cloth. pp viii, 196. Ink name at front else fine in VG price-clipped jacket. " Professor Green makes detailed comparative studies of the British and French concepts of education, religion, justice, morality, freedom, and then compares the literature of the two countries, presenting a discussion of the theatre, the novel and poetry, giving a picture of… Read more
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Clifton, NJ: Augustus M. Kelley, 1974. Black cloth without jacket, as issued. pp (xxxiv), 469. Ink name at front, else fine. Second printing of this facsimile reprint of the Yale 1930 edition, with a new 1964 introduction by the author. Reprints of Economic Classics series. . Hardcover. Octavo.
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INTELLECTUALS IN POLITICS: three biographical essays

by JOLL, James

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Published
1960
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First printing
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London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1960. Black boards. pp xiv, 203; index. Ink name at front, page edges yellowed, else fine. Price-clipped jacket has vertical creases to rear panel from the lamination, VG otherwise. Léon Blum (France), Walter Rathenau (Germany), and Filippo Tommaso Martinelli (Italy). . First printing. Hardcover. Octavo.
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LIFE AND LOVES OF MARIE WALEWSKA. With 18 illustrations including 11 hitherto unpublished

by D;ORNANO, Count

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Published
1934
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First Canadian edition
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Montreal: Louis Carrier, 1934. The trade issue (also a limited ed. of 99 copies). Octavo, decorated cloth stamped in white. pp 429, [3] + plates. Small tear at head of very lightly sunned spine neatly repaired, bit of bubbling to front pastedown, else a bright, fine, jacketless copy." Maria Countess Walewska (née Laczynska; 7 December 1786 - 11 December 1817)… Read more
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Vienna's Golden Autumn 1866-1938

by Spiel, Hilde

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Published
1987
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9781555841362
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New York: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1987. Brown boards. pp 248 + plates (some in colour). Index. Ink owner name at front, small bumps to outer corners of covers, soft bump to lower outer corner of text, VG otherwise in fine, price-clipped jacket.. First Edition. Hardcover.
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THE COLONIAL EMPIRES: a comparative survey from the eighteenth century

by FIELDHOUSE, D.K.

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1967
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New York: Delacorte, 1967. Beige cloth. pp (xiv), 450 + plates. Index, notes, bibliography. Ink owner name at front, else fine. Price-clipped dust jacket has small tears, rubbing at front spine fold, VG otherwise. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.. First US edition. Hardcover.
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New York: Allen Lane / Penguin / Viking, 1995. Black boards. pp (xxvi), 454. Index. Ink owner name at front, else fine in fine, price-clipped jacket. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.. Hardcover.
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CONSERVATISM REVISITED: the revolt against revolt 1815-1949

by VIERECK, Peter

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1950
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London: John Lehmann, 1950. 12mo, black cloth. pp 168. Notes at end. Ink owner name at front, foxing to endpapers and page edges, VG+ otherwise. Dust jacket has a few nicks, small corner chip at head of spine, VG otherwise. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced. . First UK printing. Hardcover.
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Holy Madness: Romantics, Patriots, and Revolutionaries, 1776-1871

by Zamoyski, Adam

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Published
2000
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First US edition
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9780670892716
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New York: Viking, 2000. Black boards. pp (xiv), 498 + plates. Index. Ink owner name at front, else fine in jacket.American and French Revolutions, Irish Rebellion, Polish uprisings, liberation of South America, and the Italian Risorgimento. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required. . First US edition. Hardcover.
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