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History and Manufacture of Floor Coverings

By: -

Price: $29.25

Publisher: NY, Review Publishing Co.: 1899

Edition: First Edition 1st edition

Seller ID: 56497

ISBN: -

Condition: VG/no dust jacket


[2], 98 p., illus, index, 12mo;; View more info

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The Flatey Book and Recently Discovered Vatican Manuscripts Concerning America as Early as the Tenth Century.

By: -

Price: $31.50

Publisher: London, Norrcena Society: 1906

Edition: First Edition 1st printing

Seller ID: 56498

ISBN: -

Condition: VG/no dust jacket, news articles regarding the 'Lost White Tribe' glued to front endpaper/pastedowns, bookplate on front pastedown


176 p., manuscript reproductions, footnotes, 4to decorated cloth, Documents Now Published for the First Time, Which Establish Beyond Controversy the Claim That North America Was Settled by Norsemen Five Hundred Years Before the Time of Columbus; View more info

Human Nature and History: A Response to Sociobiology

By: Bock, Kenneth

Price: $5.40

Publisher: NY, Columbia University Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition 1st paperback printing

Seller ID: 35077

ISBN: 231050798

Condition: VG, spine sunned


xii, 241 p., notes, index, trade paperback; View more info

The Tradition of Technology: Landmarks of Western Technology in the Collections of the Library of Congress

By: Bruno, Leonard C.

Price: $10.35

Publisher: Washington, Library of Congress: 1995

Edition: -

Seller ID: 25406

ISBN: 844408883

Condition: VG/VG dust jacket


x, 356 p., color/bw photos/illus, illus endpapers, biblio, index, square 4to; View more info

The Children's Book of Celebrated Buildings

By: Bryant, Lorinda Munson

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Century Co.: 1924

Edition: -

Seller ID: 6868

ISBN: -

Condition: VG/Good, top dust jacket chipped, slightly torn


viii, 104 p., photos, index, 8vo; View more info

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A History of the English Speaking Peoples: 4 Vols - The Birth of Britain, The New World, The Age of Revolution, The Great Democracies

By: Churchill, Winston S.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: NY, Dodd Mead: 1956-58

Edition: First Edition 1st printings

Seller ID: 70035

ISBN: -

Condition: VG/no dust jackets, volume 1 is a reprint, volumes 2, 3, 4 are 1st printings, gift inscriptions on front pastedowns, name on front endpaper


xxii, 522 p., xii, 435 p., xiv, 402 p., xii, 404 p., maps, index, 8vo; View more info

Works of Man: a History of Invention and Engineering from the Pyramids to the Space Shuttle

By: Clark, Ronald W.

Price: $8.55

Publisher: NY, Viking: 1985

Edition: First Edition 1st American printing

Seller ID: 13742

ISBN: 670804835

Condition: Fine/VG


352 p., color/bw photos/illus, biblio, index, 4to; View more info

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Endangered Peoples

By: Davidson, Art (INSCRIBED)/Menchu, Rigoberta (foreword)/Wolfe, Art (photos)/Isaac, John (photos)

Price: $15.75

Publisher: San Francisco, Sierra Club Books: 1993

Edition: First Edition 1st printing

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 62925

ISBN: 0871564572

Condition: VG/no dust jacket


INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR, x, 198 p., color photos, folio; View more info

Calendar: Humanity's Epic Struggle to Determine a True and Accurate Year

By: Duncan, David Ewing

Price: $7.65

Publisher: NY, Avon Books/Bard: 1998

Edition: First Edition 1st Bard printing

Seller ID: 9524

ISBN: 0380975289

Condition: VG/Fine dust jacket, one corner bumped


xviii, 266 p., illus, photos, chronology, biblio, index, large 8vo; View more info

The Great Wave: Price Revolutions and the Rhythm of History

By: Fischer, David Hackett

Price: $11.25

Publisher: NY, Oxford University Press: 1996

Edition: 2nd printing

Seller ID: 22122

ISBN: 019505377X

Condition: Fine/VG, price clipped dust jacket


xvi, 536 p., maps, figures, appendices, notes, biblio, index, 8vo; View more info

Amber to Amperes: The Story of Electricity

By: Greenwood, Ernest

Price: $15.75

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers: 1931

Edition: First Edition 1st printing

Seller ID: 29219

ISBN: -

Condition: VG/no dust jacket, bookplate on front endpaper


xii, 332 p., frontis, illus, appendix, biblio, index, 8vo; View more info

Image for Stereographic Library Tour of the World with Location Maps for use with A Trip Around the World Through the Stereoscope (volumes 1, 2, 3, 4)

Stereographic Library Tour of the World with Location Maps for use with A Trip Around the World Through the Stereoscope (volumes 1, 2, 3, 4)

By: Holmes, Burton

Price: $337.50

Publisher: Meadville, Keystone View Company: nd (ca. 1930s)

Edition: -

Seller ID: 62016

ISBN: -

Condition: VG/Good slipcases


180 stereographic cards (of 400, not sequential), 3 foldout maps in booklet, 2 faux leather boxes; View more info

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Antique Maps and Charts

By: Humphreys, A.L./Potter, Joonathan (intro)

Price: $13.50

Publisher: NY, Dorset Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition 1st American printing

Seller ID: 68335

ISBN: 880293357

Condition: Fine/Fine dust jacket


191 p., color/bw maps, large square 4to; View more info

The History of Torture

By: Innes, Brian

Price: $11.25

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition 1st American printing

Seller ID: 46190

ISBN: 312184255

Condition: Very Good/Very Good dust jacket


192 p., frontis, photos, illus, index, small 4to; View more info

Image for An Historical Inquiry into the Production and Consumption of the Precious Metals (2 vols.) (Reprints of Economics Classics series)

An Historical Inquiry into the Production and Consumption of the Precious Metals (2 vols.) (Reprints of Economics Classics series)

By: Jacob, William

Price: $27.00

Publisher: NY, Augustus M. Kelley: 1968

Edition: First Edition 1st edition thus (reprint of 1831 ed.)

Seller ID: 7665

ISBN: -

Condition: VG/no dust jacket (as issued)


xvi, 380 p., xii, 415 p., appendices, 8vo; View more info

Image for Outlines of History from the Earliest Records to the Present Time (with) Questions to Outlines of History (2 volumes)

Outlines of History from the Earliest Records to the Present Time (with) Questions to Outlines of History (2 volumes)

By: Labberton, Robert H.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Claxton, Remsen & Haffelfinger: 1880/1878

Edition: 12th edition/6th edition

Seller ID: 29369

ISBN: -

Condition: Good/no dust jackets (as issued), hinges professionally repaired, names/addresses on endpapers


287 p., 248 p., fold-outs, large 8vo oblong; View more info

Image for 'Left Wing' Communism: An Infantile Disorder: An Attempt at a Popular Discussion on Marxist Strategy and Tactics (Marxist Library Works of Marxism- Leninism Volume XVI)

'Left Wing' Communism: An Infantile Disorder: An Attempt at a Popular Discussion on Marxist Strategy and Tactics (Marxist Library Works of Marxism- Leninism Volume XVI)

By: Lenin, V.I.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: NY, International Publishers: 1934

Edition: revised translation

Seller ID: 63086

ISBN: -

Condition: VG/VG dust jacket, name/date on front endpaper


96 p., footnotes, 8vo; View more info

Science, Prophecy and Prediction: Man's Efforts to Foretell the Future - From Babylon to Wall Street

By: Lewinsohn, Richard/Pomerans, Arnold J. (trans)

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers: 1961

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: 29959

ISBN: -

Condition: VG/VG, price clipped dust jacket


318 p., photos, illus, index, 8vo; View more info

A Dark Science: Women, Sexuality and Psychiatry in the Nineteenth Century

By: Masson, Jeffrey Moussaieff (compiler/trans)/Loring, Marianne (trans)

Price: $8.55

Publisher: NY, Farrar Strauss & Giroux: 1986

Edition: First Edition 1st printing

Seller ID: 35685

ISBN: 374135010

Condition: Fine/Fine


xxii, 199 p., footnotes, notes, biblio, index, 8vo; View more info

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Civil Engineering Through the Ages

By: Merdinger, C.J.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Society of American Military Engineers: 1963

Edition: First Edition 1st edition thus

Seller ID: 60221

ISBN: -

Condition: VG


unpaginated, photos, illus, footnotes, 4to paperback, articles reprinted from The Military Engineer; View more info