London. Pamphlet. Quarto sized pamphlet. Pen inscription from the right honorable Sir John Sinclair, Bart dated January 18, 1830 in pen to title page. He was a Scottish politician, an author on finance, and a baronet. Bottom front corner of cover and title page are no longer present. Chipping and wear to edges of all pages. Thread binding is loose with some pages present but detached. Some light staining to the right hand margin of the text, occasionally spills into text, but text by and large unaffected. 21 pages. General history. GENHIS02/012600. Very Good.
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Washington D.C. Brassey's, Inc., 2002. Hardcover. Mint in mint red and blue dust jacket with white title to front panel and to black spine panel. Like new. 295 pages. Includes section of notes for each chapter. Illustrated throughout with drawings and photos. Middle Eastern History. MID/8132. Fine in Fine Dust Jacket.
Providence: Sidney S. Rider, 1877. Paperback. SCARCE. Very good in original blue paper wrappers with black title to front wrapper. Minor chipping and fading to edges. Text is bright. Laid-paper interior is clean but lightly yellowed with age. Paper is slightly brittle. 41 pages. In wraps. Americana. AME/9043. Very Good.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1886. Hardcover. Includes short essays on a large variety of subjects such as the science of history, philosophy of Catholicism, Homer, parables, Thomas Becket, the siding at a railroad station, etc. Froude notes in his preface that not "all" of the topics addressed are actually "great" and some are actually rather insignificant. Bound in three quarter brown leather over marbled paper covered boards with gilt title and author labels to spines. Both hinges of volume I are cracked; however, the boards remain attached. Leather is starting to crack along several of the other hinges. Chipping to leather on spine and corners. Rubbing and wear to boards, spines, corners, and edges. Clean interiors. Full marbled edges and marbled endpapers. Bookplate of Thomas J. McCarthy to all volumes. Volume I: 534 pages; Volume II: 472 pages; Volume III: 400 pages; Volume IV: 370 pages. GENHIS/112122. Very Good.
Boston: De Wolfe, Fiske and Company, 1891. Paperback. 8vo. SCARCE. Grey side stappled paper wrappers with black title to front wrapper. Paper a bit brittle, there are three small chips to front wrapper edge (does not obscure any lettering). Small open tear and 3 small light spots of soiling to rear wrapper. Staples rusted. Damp stain to bottom inside corner of first and last few pages. Text is bright. Map to inside of rear wrapper. 40 pages. American History. AME108291. Very Good.
Washington DC: National Geographic, (2011). Hardcover. 4to. Illustrated glossy paper covered boards with beige title to spine. Title page nearly detached though else is tightly bound and pristine. Full color illustrations throughout. Illustrated dust jacket with grey title to front and spine panels. Index, 463 pages. HIS/010410. Near Fine in Near Fine Dust Jacket.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1969. Hardcover. 8vo. Black cloth covered boards with red title to front board and to spine. Pristine interior with graphs throughout. Red white and blue illustrated dust jacket with black title to front panel and white title to red spine. Minor running and edge wear to jacket. 256 pp. American History. HIS/6062. Near Fine in Very Good DJ.
London: Hamish Hamilton, (1959). Hardcover. FIRST EDITION. 12mo. Very good+ red paper covered boards with black title to spine. Slight rolling to spine. Slight browning to end pages. Else is near fine. Grey dust jacket with blue title to front and spine panels. Light browning to edges and spine of dust jacket. 56 pages. Communism. 106030. Very Good + in Very Good + DJ.
London: Orchard House, 1933. Paperback. A periodical from the International Co-operative Alliance (ICA). Founded in the late 1800s, the ICA still exists today and continues to work to unite, represent, and serve co-operatives worldwide. Very good in side stapled paper wrappers with printed off-white covers. Published in English, French, and German - this is the English language version. Articles discuss trade, banking, schools, women's notes, marketing and more in countries around the world including Germany, New Zealand, Spain, France, Palestine, Finland, Jamaica, South Africa, etc. 80 pages. World History Wraps. HIS/062717. Very Good.
Paris: Bossange Pere, 1824. Hardcover. VOLUME II ONLY. A Beautiful copy. Black leather backed exquisite marble paper covered boards with gilt title and decoration to spine. Minor rubbing to rear board. Minimal edgewear. Marbled endpages. Bookplate to front paste down. Very light foxing throughout, mostly to first and last few pages. Text is clean and bright. Very unique and interesting marbled paper used on covers and end pages. 503 pages. IN FRENCH. FRE108291. Very Good.
London: J. Hatchard, Bookseller to Her Majesty, 1801. Paperback. SCARCE.Very good in white paper wrappers with black title to front wrapper. Appears to have once been bound into outer wraps or boards. Minor foxing and browning thoughout. Text remains bright. 36 pages. French and English History. FRE1/04031. Very Good.
Roycrofters; The St. Hubert Guild, 1901. Hardcover. Volume VI ONLY of forty-two volumes. Number 23 of 1000 in the Edition Louis XIV featuring "Design No. 9" by Borain. Bound in "308 full blue Persian Morocco with beautiful floriated toolings bordered by white dentails inlaid in gold." Wear to hinges, edges, and corners. Clean and bright interior with browning to early and late pages. Frontispiece and three additional plates. Heavily gilded. An attractive volume despite noted wear. 308 pages. General History. HIS/032019. Very Good.