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History of Europe from the Commencement of the French Revolution in 1789, to the Restoration of the Bourbons in 1815. in Four Volumes.

By: Alison, Archibald

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1842

Seller ID: 2206832


Spine and corners a bit rubbed, owner bookplate on front endpaper of each volume. 1842 Full-Leather. Complete in four volumes. xviii, 583; v, 600; v, 612; vi, 631 pp. 8vo. Full morocco, gilt titles and decorations, marbled edges and endpapers. A history of Europe from 1789-1815, framed specifically around the French Revolution, and with particular attention to France's role in events. KEYWORDS: HISTORY EUROPE EUROPEAN FRANCE FRENCH View more info

Image for Campaigns in the Eastern Theatre, in Six Volumes: Campaigns in South-East Asia, 1941-42; Retreat from Burma, 1941-42; Arakan Operations, 1942-45; Reconquest of Burma Volume I: June 1942 - June 1944; Reconquest of Burma Volume II: June 1944 - August 1945; Post-War Occupation Forces: Japan and South-East Asia (The Official History of the Indian Armed Forces in World War II)

Campaigns in the Eastern Theatre, in Six Volumes: Campaigns in South-East Asia, 1941-42; Retreat from Burma, 1941-42; Arakan Operations, 1942-45; Reconquest of Burma Volume I: June 1942 - June 1944; Reconquest of Burma Volume II: June 1944 - August 1945; Post-War Occupation Forces: Japan and South-East Asia (The Official History of the Indian Armed Forces in World War II)

By: Bhargava, K.D.; Sastri, K.N.V.; Prasad, Bisheshwar; Madan, N.N.; Prasad, Sri N.; Khera, P.N.; Singh, Rajendra

Price: $2,250.00

Publisher: Combined Inter-Services Historical Section / Orient Longmans / Job Press Private Limited: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2204371


PRICE IS FOR THIS SET PLUS THE REST OF THE 'OFFICIAL HISTORY OF THE INDIAN ARMED FORCES IN WORLD WAR II' SET (24 VOLUMES TOTAL). First editions. Two volumes are former library copies with a few associated marks, three volumes include original jackets. Volume 6 jacket toned. 1960 Hard Cover. Complete in six volumes. 8vo. A history of the Indian forces on the Eastern front during World War II, including information on Southeast Asia, Burma, Arakan operations, and Japan. Il... View more info

Image for Medecine du Voyageur; ou Avis sur les Moyens de conserver la sante, et de remedier aux accidens et aux maladies auxquels on est expose dans les Voyages, tant par terre que par mer. Suivie d'un Essai de Medecine pratique sur les Voyages, consideres comme Remedes. - Tome Premier, Second, et Troisieme.

Medecine du Voyageur; ou Avis sur les Moyens de conserver la sante, et de remedier aux accidens et aux maladies auxquels on est expose dans les Voyages, tant par terre que par mer. Suivie d'un Essai de Medecine pratique sur les Voyages, consideres comme Remedes. - Tome Premier, Second, et Troisieme.

By: Duplanil, J.D. [Jean-Denis]

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Chez Moutardier: 1801

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2198730


First edition. Edges faded, early ink name and modern owner bookplate on front endpaper of each volume, front hinge of third volume a bit weak. 1801 Hard Cover. lvi, 304; 444; 479 pp. 8vo. An early 19th century work focused on preventative medicine as it relates to travel, discussing the diseases to which one may be exposed during voyages, and their remedies. Duplanil was most well-known for translating and augmenting William Buchan's 1769 work Domestic Medicine into Fre... View more info

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Official History of the Canadian Medical Services, 1939-1945, in Two Volumes: Organization and Campaigns; Clinical Subjects

By: Feasby, W.R.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Edmond Cloutier / Queen's Printer and Controller of Stationery: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2204202


PRICE INCLUDES THIS AND THREE OTHER CANADIAN WORLD WAR II HISTORY SETS (ARMY; ROYAL AIR FORCE; NAVAL SERVICE). First edition. Very good in good jackets. Jacket edges rubbed with some loss, two large closed tears along edges of vol. 2 front jacket panel repaired on reverse with clear tape. 1956 Hard Cover. xii, 568; xv, 537 pp. 8vo. A history of the Canadian Medical Services during World War II. Includes color reproductions of illustrations, black-and-white photographs,... View more info

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Benjamin Franklin: A Biography in His Own Words (The Founding Fathers) - In Two Volumes

By: Franklin, Benjamin; Fleming; Thomas

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Newsweek: 1972

Seller ID: 2199942


Two volume set. Newspaper clipping laid in. Pages toned in both volumes, volume 2 front hinge starting. Volume 1: Jacket edges rubbed, a few small tears to jacket, jacket toned; Volume 2: Half-inch tear to jacket front and jacket rear, jacket edges rubbed, jacket toned. 1972 Hard Cover. 416 pp., paginated continuously. Two volume set. Volume 1 contains 150 illustrations--old woodcuts, contemporary cartoons, portraits, sketches, and drawings--all illuminating and compleme... View more info

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R.E. Lee: A Biography, in Four Volumes

By: Freeman, Douglas Southall

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1934

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2207972


Early reprints of volumes 1 and 2 (Scribner emblem but no 'A' on copyright pages), first editions of 3 and 4 (with emblem and 'A'). First volume inscribed and signed by author ('Inscribed for Mr. and Mrs. Charles Duke, with cordial good wishes, Douglas Southall Freeman') on front endpaper. An earlier note has faded to the point of near illegibility, but appears to reference a previous owner's 'devotion to the South'. Closed tear to head of v. 2 spine, ink name on front e... View more info

Image for World's Great Religions Six Volume Set: Buddhism; Catholicism; Protestantism; Hinduism; Islam; Judaism

World's Great Religions Six Volume Set: Buddhism; Catholicism; Protestantism; Hinduism; Islam; Judaism

By: Gard, Richard A.; Brantl, George; Dunstan, J. Leslie; Renou, Louis; Williams, John A.; Hertzberg, Arthur

Price: $15.00

Publisher: George Braziller: 1962

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2204816


2nd printing. Includes publisher's slipcase, all books include original jackets. Top corner of slipcase just beginning to split, otherwise excellent. 1962 Hard Cover. Six hardcover volumes in publisher's slipcase. Includes: Buddhism; Catholicism; Protestantism; Hinduism; Islam; Judaism.  Keywords: BUDDHISM CATHOLICISM PROTESTANTISM HINDUISM ISLAM JUDAISM RELGION REFERENCE View more info

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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire 6-Volume Hardcover Set (National Library Edition)

By: Gibbon, Edward; Guizot; Milman; Wenck; Smith, William

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Bigelow, Brown & Co., Inc.: 1900

Seller ID: 2206183


Owner bookplate on front endpaper of each volume. 1900 Hard Cover. Complete in six volumes. 8vo. Green cloth, gilt titles and rules, top edge gilt. The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, a major literary achievement of the 18th century published in six volumes, was written by the celebrated English historian Edward Gibbon. Volume I was published in 1776, and went through six printings (a remarkable feat for its time). Volumes II and III were published i... View more info

Image for History of the Belgian People, from the First Authentic Annals to the Present Time, in Three Volumes: From the Earliest Times to the Establishment of Belgian Unity; From the Burgundian Period to the War for Freedom; From the Revolt against Spain to 1914, the Year of Martyrdom (The International Historical Library, Section Two)

History of the Belgian People, from the First Authentic Annals to the Present Time, in Three Volumes: From the Earliest Times to the Establishment of Belgian Unity; From the Burgundian Period to the War for Freedom; From the Revolt against Spain to 1914, the Year of Martyrdom (The International Historical Library, Section Two)

By: Horne, Charles F.; Keller, Augustus R.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: The International Historical Society, Incorporated: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2206710


First edition, #256 of 1500 copies. Owner bookplate on front endpaper of each volume. 1917 Half-Leather. Complete in three volumes. 420; 406; 421 pp. Red leather spine and corners, marbled boards and endpapers, top edge gilt, gilt titles & decorations. Black-and-white frontispieces and several engravings in each volume. KEYWORDS: HISTORY BELGIAN BELGIUM EUROPE EUROPEAN View more info

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Castellarium Anglicanum: An Index and Bibliography of the Castles in England, Wales and the Islands, in Two Volumes

By: King, David J. Cathcart

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Kraus International Publications: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2205766


First edition. Former library copy, front free endpaper of each volume removed, usual library marks, otherwise very good. 1983 Hard Cover. lxviii, 304; [viii], [305]-676 pp. 8vo. An index of castles in England, Wales, and the British Isles, with bibliographic information on secondary literature related to each, and maps showing their locations. KEYWORDS: ARCHITECTURE MILITARY FORTRESS FORT CASTLES FORTIFICATIONS View more info

Image for The War History of Southern Rhodesia, 1939-1945, in Two Volumes (Rhodesiana Reprint Library - Silver Shelves, Vols. 10 & 11)

The War History of Southern Rhodesia, 1939-1945, in Two Volumes (Rhodesiana Reprint Library - Silver Shelves, Vols. 10 & 11)

By: MacDonald, J.F.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Books of Rhodesia: 1976

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2204179


Jacket edges rubbed. 1976 Hard Cover. xiv, 353; 355-673, xxx pp. 8vo. A history of what is now known as Zimbabwe during World War II, describing the nation's contributions to the Allied war effort, including home front preparations, organisation and training of Rhodesian armed forces, operations in the East African and Western Desert theatres, operations with the Eighth Army, profiles of Rhodesian squadrons serving with the Royal Air Force, descriptions of the campaigns ... View more info

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The United States in the World War, in Two Volumes: Volume I: 1914-1918; Volume II: 1918-1920

By: McMaster, John Bach

Price: $40.00

Publisher: D. Appleton: 1936

Seller ID: 2201729


Include original jackets. Vol. II jacket very good, Vol. I jacket missing rear panel. Binding tight, pages clean. Good. 1936 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Complete in two volumes. A comprehensive overview of the U.S. involvement in WWI. View more info

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The Top of the World Trilogy: Volume I, Ordeal by Ice / Volume II, The Polar Passion / Volume III, Tundra

By: Mowat, Farley

Price: $30.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart Limited: 1973

Seller ID: 2203094


Complete trilogy in box set. Top edge of box split, faint crease to wrapper of Volume I, Volume II spine creased with faint creases to wrappers, Volume III spine creased with top front corner lightly bumped. 1973 Trade Paperback. 428 pp; 365 pp; 415 pp. Complete trilogy in box set. With illustrations and maps. Encompassing an entire millennium, here is the spell-binding saga of man's battle with the Arctic elements, set down in three volumes. From Thorgisl of Iceland in ... View more info

Image for Campaigns in the Western Theatre, in Four Volumes: North African Campaign, 1940-43; Campaign in Western Asia; Campaign in Italy; East African Campaign (The Official History of the Indian Armed Forces in World War II)

Campaigns in the Western Theatre, in Four Volumes: North African Campaign, 1940-43; Campaign in Western Asia; Campaign in Italy; East African Campaign (The Official History of the Indian Armed Forces in World War II)

By: Prasad, Bisheshwar; Bharucha, P.C.; Pal, Dharm

Price: $2,250.00

Publisher: Ministry of Defence / Pentagon Press / Combined Inter-Services Historical Section / Orient Longmans: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2204372


PRICE IS FOR THIS SET PLUS THE REST OF THE 'OFFICIAL HISTORY OF THE INDIAN ARMED FORCES IN WORLD WAR II' SET (24 VOLUMES TOTAL). 2012 reprint of first volume, mid-century originals of vols. 2-4. Three volumes include jackets. Minor transfer to corner of volume 1 front board, volume 4 jacket toned with minor loss from corners, owner bookplate on front endpaper of volume 2. 1957 Hard Cover. Complete in four volumes. 8vo. A history of the Indian forces on the Western front ... View more info

Image for General War Administration and Organizations, in Seven Volumes: Defence of India: Policy and Plans; Expansion of the Armed Forces and Defence Organisation; Indian War Economy; Technical Services: Engineers, Ordnance Services and IEME; History of the Royal Indian Navy; History of the Indian Air Force, 1933-45; The Corps of Indian Engineers (The Official History of the Indian Armed Forces in World War II)

General War Administration and Organizations, in Seven Volumes: Defence of India: Policy and Plans; Expansion of the Armed Forces and Defence Organisation; Indian War Economy; Technical Services: Engineers, Ordnance Services and IEME; History of the Royal Indian Navy; History of the Indian Air Force, 1933-45; The Corps of Indian Engineers (The Official History of the Indian Armed Forces in World War II)

By: Prasad, Bisheshwar; Sinha, N.C.; Khera, P.N.; Litt, D.; Gupta, S.C.; Verma, S.; Anand, V.K.; Sandes, E.W.C.

Price: $2,250.00

Publisher: Combined Inter-Services Historical Section / Orient Longmans / Job Press Private Limited: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2204370


PRICE IS FOR THIS SET PLUS THE REST OF THE 'OFFICIAL HISTORY OF THE INDIAN ARMED FORCES IN WORLD WAR II' SET (24 VOLUMES TOTAL). First editions. Minor spots on page ridges of a couple volumes, minor loss from corners of a couple jackets, boards lightly soiled. 1963 Hard Cover. Complete in six volumes, with an additional volume that is not officially part of this set. 8vo. A history of the administrative machinery underpinning the Indian war effort during World War II, il... View more info

Image for Medical Services, in Seven Volumes: Administration; The Campaigns in the Western Theatre; The Campaigns in the Eastern Theatre; Medicine, Surgery and Pathology; Preventive Medicine; Statistics; Medical Stores and Equipment (The Official History of the Indian Armed Forces in World War II)

Medical Services, in Seven Volumes: Administration; The Campaigns in the Western Theatre; The Campaigns in the Eastern Theatre; Medicine, Surgery and Pathology; Preventive Medicine; Statistics; Medical Stores and Equipment (The Official History of the Indian Armed Forces in World War II)

By: Raina, Bishen L.; Pillai, E.K.K.

Price: $2,250.00

Publisher: Combined Inter-Services Historical Section: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2204373


PRICE IS FOR THIS SET PLUS THE REST OF THE 'OFFICIAL HISTORY OF THE INDIAN ARMED FORCES IN WORLD WAR II' SET (24 VOLUMES TOTAL). First editions. Two volumes include original jackets. Volume 6 boards lightly stained, loss from jacket corners (most notably on Preventive Medicine volume, with about half spine gone). 1953 Hard Cover. Complete in seven volumes. 8vo. A history of medical services related to the Indian war effort during World War II. Illustrated with fold-out m... View more info

Image for The Waverley Novels, in 24 Volumes: Waverley or 'Tis Sixty Years Since;  Guy Mannering: The Astrologer;  The Antiquary;  The Black Dwarf and Old Mortality [Tales of My Landlord, First Series];  Rob Roy;  The Heart of Mid-Lothian [Tales of My Landlord, Second Series];  The Bride of Lammermoor and A Legend of Montrose [Tales of My Landlord, Third Series];  Ivanhoe. A Romance.;  The Monastery;  The Abbot: Being a Sequel to The Monastery;  Kenilworth;  The Pirate;  The Fortunes of Nigel;  Peveril of the Peak;  Quentin Durward;  St. Ronan's Well;  Redgauntlet: A Tale of the Eighteenth Century;  The Betrothed: A Tale of the Crusaders and The Chronicles of the Canongate;  The Talisman: A Tale of the Crusaders and The Chronicles of the Canongate;  Woodstock, or The Cavalier: A Tale of the Year Sixteen Hundred and Fifty-One;  The Fair Maid of Perth, or St. Valentine's Day (Chronicles of the Canongate - Second Series);  Anne of Geierstein; or, The Maiden of the Mist;  Count Robert of Paris;  The Chronicles of the...

The Waverley Novels, in 24 Volumes: Waverley or 'Tis Sixty Years Since; Guy Mannering: The Astrologer; The Antiquary; The Black Dwarf and Old Mortality [Tales of My Landlord, First Series]; Rob Roy; The Heart of Mid-Lothian [Tales of My Landlord, Second Series]; The Bride of Lammermoor and A Legend of Montrose [Tales of My Landlord, Third Series]; Ivanhoe. A Romance.; The Monastery; The Abbot: Being a Sequel to The Monastery; Kenilworth; The Pirate; The Fortunes of Nigel; Peveril of the Peak; Quentin Durward; St. Ronan's Well; Redgauntlet: A Tale of the Eighteenth Century; The Betrothed: A Tale of the Crusaders and The Chronicles of the Canongate; The Talisman: A Tale of the Crusaders and The Chronicles of the Canongate; Woodstock, or The Cavalier: A Tale of the Year Sixteen Hundred and Fifty-One; The Fair Maid of Perth, or St. Valentine's Day (Chronicles of the Canongate - Second Series); Anne of Geierstein; or, The Maiden of the Mist; Count Robert of Paris; The Chronicles of the...

By: Scott, Sir Walter

Price: $350.00

Publisher: DeWolfe, Fiske, & Co.: 1871

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2204228


No date, circa 1871 (last dated preface). Minor wear to corners, a few volumes lightly spotted along page ridge, but overall an exceptional set. We have more books available by this author!. Complete set in twenty-four volumes. 8vo. Brown cloth, black decorations, gilt title panels and cameo portrait of author. Illustrated with engravings and woodcuts throughout. Includes advertisement to the Abbotsford edition, preface to the third edition, preface and introduction to t... View more info

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Official History of the Canadian Army in the Second World War, in Three Volumes: Six Years of War: The Army in Canada, Britain, and the Pacific; The Canadians in Italy, 1943-1945; The Victory Campaign: The Operations in North-West Europe, 1944-1945

By: Stacey, C.P.; Nicholson, G.W.L.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Edmond Cloutier / Queen's Printer and Controller of Stationery: 1957

Seller ID: 2204193


PRICE INCLUDES THIS AND THREE OTHER CANADIAN WORLD WAR II HISTORY SETS (AIR FORCE; NAVAL SERVICE; MEDICAL SERVICES). Reprints of volumes 1 & 2, first edition of volume 3. Volume 3 lacks jacket. Jackets of vols. 1 & 2 rubbed with minor tears along edges, remnants of tipped in newspaper articles in front matter of vol. 2, ink name and date inside third volume. 1957 Hard Cover. xiii, 629; xv, 807; xiii, 770 pp. 8vo. A history of the Canadian Army during World War II, with n... View more info

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The Coast of Utopia: Voyage; Shipwreck; Salvage

By: Stoppard, Tom

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Grove Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2196777


First edition. Includes publisher's slipcase. 2003 Hard Cover. Three hardcover volumes in publisher's slipcase. A three part play by the author of Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead. KEYWORDS: THEATRE DRAMA DRAMATIC WORKS PLAYS View more info

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A History of Greece. in Two Volumes.

By: Thirlwall, Connop

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1845

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2206833


First American edition. Former library copy with only a few marks, ink name and date on front flyleaf, owner bookplate on front endpapers, edges rubbed. 1845 Half-Leather. Complete in two volumes. xxxi, 592; viii, 535 pp. 8vo. Half leather, marbled boards, gilt titles and decorations. A history of Greece from ancient times. KEYWORDS: HISTORY GREECE GREEK MEDITERRANEAN ANCIENT View more info

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The Naval Service of Canada, in Two Volumes: Its Official History: Origins and Early Years; Activities on Shore During the Second World War

By: Tucker, Gilbert Norman

Price: $250.00

Publisher: King's Printer: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2204200


PRICE INCLUDES THIS AND THREE OTHER CANADIAN WORLD WAR II HISTORY SETS (ARMY; ROYAL AIR FORCE; MEDICAL SERVICES). First edition. Volume 2 jacket rubbed and toned with two closed tears on rear edge and a few spots on front panel, volume 1 jacket lightly rubbed. 1952 Hard Cover. xii, 436; xiii, 579 pp. 8vo. A history of the Naval Service of Canada from its origins in the 18th century through its involvement in World War II. Includes color reproductions of illustrations, bl... View more info

Image for The Official History of the Royal Canadian Air Force, in Three Volumes: Canadian Airmen and the First World War; The Creation of a National Air Force; The Crucible of War, 1939-1945

The Official History of the Royal Canadian Air Force, in Three Volumes: Canadian Airmen and the First World War; The Creation of a National Air Force; The Crucible of War, 1939-1945

By: Wise, S.F.; Douglas, W.A.B.; Greenhous, Brereton; Harris, Stephen J.; Johnston, William C.; Rawling, William G.P.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press / The Department of National Defence and the Canadian Government Publishing Centre: 1980

Seller ID: 2204198


PRICE INCLUDES THIS AND THREE OTHER CANADIAN WORLD WAR II HISTORY SETS (ARMY; NAVAL SERVICE; MEDICAL SERVICES). 2nd printing of volume 1, first printings of volumes 2 and 3. Minor wrinkle to base of vol. 3 jacket. 1980 Hard Cover. xx, 771; xix, 797; xxiv, 1096 pp. 8vo. A history of the Canadian Air Force during World Wars I & II, the volumes of which were printed individually between 1980 and 1996. Includes numerous fold-out maps, maps on endpapers, and black-and-white p... View more info