History -- France from Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047

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image of Journal -- the diary of a young Jewish woman in occupied Paris translated from the French by David Bellos with an introduction and essay by him also

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MacLehose Press, London, 2008. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Maps. 400 g; (6), 308 pages, with index of personal names,. Includes a further Reading list. The book has some facsimiles of the holographic memoir, and some black-and-white photographs. 2 double page maps of Paris in 1942. Colour illustrated paperback binding. The… Read more
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The Fall of Paris; the Siege and the Commune 1870-71

by Horne, Alistair

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Published
1981
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780140052107
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AU$8.29

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Penguin, London, 1981. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Various. 540 pages, with maps, 16 pages of black-and-white photographs and reproductions of drawings in central sections, bibliography, references and indexed. In this book, "the author finds the cause of the collapse of France in the shallow brilliance and superficial prosperity of… Read more
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Odette; The Story of a British Agent

by Tickell, Jerrard

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Published
1951
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Good
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Reprint
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Chapman and Hall, London, 1951. Reprint. Hardcover. Good/good. 336pp., author's preface, list of illustrations, official citation and epilogue. Black and white portrait frontispiece. The text is illustrated with black and white photography. Red coloured boards with gilt writing on the spine. the dustjacket is rubbed with some chipping to the top… Read more
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Sands of Death; Betrayal, Massacre and Survival the in the Sahara

by Asher, Michael

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Published
2007
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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AU$18.23

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Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London, 2007. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good/Good. 650 g.; (10), XI-XVIII, (2), 3-286 pages, acknowledgements, a note on transliteration, notes, bibliography and index. Dark purple coloured endpapers. There is a black-and-white drawing of Major Paul Flatters on the page following the half title page. Map of the routes taken… Read more
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The Nile Campaign ; Nelson and Napoleon in Egypt

by Lloyd, Christopher

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Published
1973
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780715354490
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AU$18.23

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David & Charles, London, 1973. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various. 600 g; 120 pages, illustrated with 34 reproductions of either art works or documents. The book is arranged in double column format and covers the three-year period from 1798 and the capture of Malta to the defeat of the French army… Read more
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Richelieu And His Age -- Assertion of Power and Cold War

by Burckhardt, Carl J

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780151771608
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AU$14.58

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Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, New York, 1970. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Various. 800 g; 472 pages, with bibliography, and index, illustrated with a black-and-white frontispiece and 15 black-and-white plates, as well as some drawings within the text. The book is second-hand. Minimal signs of handling. The dustjacket is rubbed across both top and… Read more
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days with the French Romantics in the Paris of 1830

by Carr, Philip

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Published
1932
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Methuen, London, 1932. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Various. 800 g; XXIV, 228, 8 pages, the last being a catalogue of books by the publisher, with the book illustrated with 60 black-and-white illustrations. In original green cloth over boards, with softening of the head and tail of the spine section and… Read more
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Marie Antoinette; The Journey

by Fraser, Antonia

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Published
2001
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780297819080
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AU$21.87

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Weidenfeld & Nicolson Ltd, London, 2001. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various. 1.1 kg; XVIII, 494 pages, with chapter notes, sources, index. Illustrated with 48 pages of reproductions of artworks, mostly in colour, with decorated end pages, and colour illustrated dust jacket. The book shows no sign of damage. … Read more
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Madame De Stael ; Her Life As Revealed in Her Work 1766-1800, A Biographical Study of a Mind and Soul

by Larg, David Glass

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Published
1926
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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George Routledge and Sons Ltd, London, 1926. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. XII, 332 pages, preface by author, 3 appendices and index. Green coloured boards with gilt writing on the spine. Slight fading of the spine section, previous owner's name in ink on front paste down, offset… Read more
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The Night Will End; Memoirs of a Revolutionary

by Frenay, Henri

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Published
1976
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780070221352
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AU$11.60

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McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Poor Condition. 900 g; xvi, 469 pp., illustrated dustwrapper, List of abbreviations, organisational chart, index. Top edge of book tinted grey, the dustjacket shows foxing on the underside, chipping, rubbing, and short tears to both top and bottom edges and a… Read more
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The Tiger; Georges Clmenceau, 1841-1929

by Adam, George

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Published
1930
Condition
Ex Library
Edition
First Edition
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AU$10.61

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Jonathan Cape, London, 1930. First Edition. Hardcover. Ex Library/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Illustrated. 590 g.; IV, 5-292 pages, last two pages blank, and index. Sepia toned photographic frontispiece, showing "Clmenceau, 1919" from a bust by Jo Davidson. The text is illustrated with sepia toned photographs and illustrations throughout the book. Red coloured… Read more
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Odette; The Story of a British Agent

by Tickell, Jerrard

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Published
1955
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Good
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Reprint
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Chapman and Hall, London, 1955. Reprint. Hardcover. Good/Poor Condition. 600 g; 336pp., author's preface, list of illustrations, official citation and epilogue. Black and white portrait frontispiece. The text is illustrated with black and white photography. Red coloured boards with gilt writing on the spine. Minor shelf wear evident to the bottom… Read more
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The Lost Australia of Francois Peron

by Wallace, Colin

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Published
1984
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780906691960
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AU$65.62

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Nottingham Court Press , London, 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Illustrated. 670 g.; XX, 176 pages, the last 12 pages not numbered, foreword by David Bellamy, preface by author, acknowledgements, introduction by author, list of illustrations, primary sources, bibliography, chapter notes and index. Black-and-white illustrated frontispiece, showing a portrait of Francois… Read more
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An Eighteenth-Century Marquise; A Study of Emilie Du Chatelet And Her Times

by Hamel, Frank

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No date
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Edition Unstated
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AU$36.46

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Stanley Paul & Co, London, No date. Edition Unstated. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Illustrated. 880 g.; IV, 5-384 pages, preface by author, list of illustrations, chief authorities consulted and index. Sepia toned illustrated frontispiece showing Emilie Du Chatelet. Protected by a tissue guard which has become yellowed and somewhat foxed. … Read more
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Ten Thousand Eyes

by Collier, Richard

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Published
1958
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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AU$17.90

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Collins, London, 1958. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 500 g; 320pp., foreword by author, list of illustrations, appendix. Illustrated endpapers, both different, front endpapers: showing map of the French Coast Cherbough to Havre, rear endpapers: Chain of Command, Century Network. Within the text there are contemporary black and white photographs. … Read more
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Art of the Embroiderer

by de Saint-Aubin, Charles Germain

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Published
1983
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition Thus
ISBN
9780875871103
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AU$43.75

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Los Angeles County Museum of Art in Association with David R. Godine, Boston & London, 1983. First Edition Thus. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Illustrated. 1.430 kg.; V, 6-192 pages, Trustees and Supervisors, Director's Preface, acknowledgements introduction by Edward Maeder, and index. Dark red coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with… Read more
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Anatole France

by Tylden-Wright, David

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Published
1967
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Collins, London, 1967. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. includes bibliography, index, six pages of black-and-white photography and a black and white frontispiece with photographic illustrated end pages. Illustrated dustwrapper. The dustwrapper has chipping and short tears at the top of the spine section, and at the fold over tips.… Read more
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Madame De Stael ; Her Life As Revealed in Her Work 1766-1800, A Biographical Study of a Mind and Soul

by Larg, David Glass

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1926
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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George Routedge and Sons Ltd, London, 1926. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. XII, 332 pages, preface by author, 3 appendices and index. Green coloured boards with gilt text writing to the back strip. Bumping and rubbing to the head and to the heel of the back strip and… Read more
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Prince Napoleon in America , 1861 Letters from his Aide de Camp

by Pisani , Camille Ferri Lieutenant Colonel

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Published
1960
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Galley Press, London, 1960. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Walker, Gil. 317 pp., illustrated endpages, line drawings throughout; slight flattening of the left-hand edge of the front panel, top and front edges of the text block at darkens and foxed. Prince Napoleon (cousin of Emperor Napoleon III) visited American during the… Read more
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Ten Thousand Eyes

by Collier, Richard

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Published
1958
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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AU$14.58

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Collins, London, 1958. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Poor. foreword by author, list of illustrations, appendix. Illustrated endpapers, both different, front endpapers: showing the French Coast Cherbough to Havre, rear endpapers: Chain of Command, Century Network. Within the text there are contemporary black and white photographs. Red coloured boards with gilt… Read more
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