April SALE! All books in the Books on Books, Canadian & Arctic History, European History and Languges, Latin American History, and Maritime sections priced at $125 and under are 50% off for the month of April.
This sale excludes artists' books, private press, lots, books on William Morris & the Pre-Raphaelites, items sold on consignment, and newly acquired items.
Many prints & manscripts including framed items are also on sale for 30% off.
Links to each sale section are below:
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Canada & the Arctic
Central & South American History
Eastern European History
English History | English Biography | English Monarchy
French History | French Language
General History | Ancient History
German History | German Language
Greek History | Roman History
Italian History | Italian Language
Irish & Scottish History
Medieval History | Renaissance History
Spanish & Portuguese History
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Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, (1974). Hardcover. 4to. Very good in very good illustrated and price clipped dust jacket with yellow title to front panel and white title to red spine panel. Interior is clean and bright with illustrations throughout. 141 pages. ENGMON/032212. Very Good / Very Good.
London: Jonathan Cape, (1953). Hardcover. SCARCE IN DUST JACKET. Second impression. Very good + in very good maroon and white illustrated dust jacket with white title to front and spine panels. Spine panel faded to light brown. Minor edgewear, browning and rubbing to dust jacket. Inscription to previous owner on front free end page. Interior is clean and bright with several illustrations. Index, 279 pages. ENGMON/011018. Very Good+ / Very Good.
New York: Pocket Books, (2001). Paper Covered Boards. 8vo. Blue paper backed white paper covered boards with gilt title to spine. Pristine tight interior with many illustrations. White illustrated dust jacket with blue spine panel and white title to spine. Minor rubbing and remnants of price sticker to rear panel of dust jacket. 402 pp. MON/060605. Fine in Near Fine dj.
London: Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, and Roberts, 1858. Hardcover. From "The Chronicles and Memorials of Great Britain and Ireland During the Middle Ages" series. Ex-libris with library book plate to front paste down. Very good in maroon cloth black paper covered boards with gilt title to spine. Wear to exterior includes rubbing to boards, bumping to corners and spine ends and some rippling to the cloth on the spine. Light damp stain to front board. Presentation slip tipped in at front. Interior is clean and bright. Index, 186 pages. English Monarchy. ENGMON20/062699. Very Good.
New York: Prentice-Hall Inc, 1952. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Grey cloth boards with black title to spine. Gold, blue and white illustrated dust jacket with black and white title to spine. Dust jacket has been neatly laminated and top of spine panel has minor fading. Minor wear to edges of jacket. Includes many illustrations. 236 pages. MON/121505. Very Good / Very Good.
New York: Prentice-Hall Inc, (1954). First American Edition. Hardcover. SCARCE. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. 8vo. Very good in gold, green and white illustrated dust jacket with black and white title to spine. Dust jacket has been laminated. Wear to jacket includes minor edgewear and fading to spine. Ex-libris stamp to rear free end page. Else is clean and bright. Includes many illustrations. 190 pages. MON/011518. Very Good / Very Good.
London: Pitkins Pictorials, No date. Hardcover. 8vo. Very good in very good yellow illustrated dust jacket withblack title to front panel. Minor wear to dust jacket includes chipping and creasing to edges, small open tear to head of spine and chip to foot of spine and creasing. Minor bumping to corners and spine ends. English Monarchy. ENGMON310221. Very Good / Very Good.
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, (1975). Hardcover. 8vo. Very good+ in very good+ white illustrated price clipped dust jacket wtih puprle title to front and spine panels. Pristine interior with black and white photographic illustrations throughout. Index, 477 pages. British Monarchy. ENGMON1/1293. Very Good+ / Very Good+.
New York: George H. Doran Company, (1926). Hardcover. SCARCE IN DUST JACKET. 8vo. Very good+ in maroon cloth covered boards with gilt title to front board and to spine. Minor bumping to spine ends. Very light browning to front and rear free end pages. Else is pristine with color frontispiece. White illustrated dust jacket with black title to front and spine panels. Minor foxing, soiling and edgewear to dust jacket which is in a protective plastic sleeve. Index, 314 pages. ENGMON/011018. Very Good+ / Very Good.
London: The Bodley Head, (1978). Hardcover. 8vo. very good in very good white illustrated price clipped dust jacket with blue and black title to spine. Just jacket is neatly laminated. Ex-Library with stamp and book plate remnants to front free end page and paste down. Else is clean and bright with illustrations throughout. 126 pages. BRITMON/121305. Very Good / Very Good.
Boston and Cambridge: Houghton Mifflin Company and The Riverside Press, 1960. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. 8vo. Near fine in grey cloth covered boards with gilt title to front board and to spine. Light bumping to spine ends. Interior is clean and bright with illustrations throughout. 216 pages. ENGMON/011918. Near Fine.
Surrey: Colour Library Books, (1982). Oblong 4to. Near fine in red paper covered boards with white title to front and spine panels. Minor bumping to spine ends and one small closed tear to top edge of front hinge. Interior is clean and bright and filled with full color photographic illustrations. Red illustrated dust jacket with grey title to front panel and white title to spine panel. Minor edgewear to dust jacket. 32 pages of text and 95 pages of photos. ENGMON/011518. Near Fine / Near Fine.
London: Evans Brothers Limited, (1980). Hardcover. 8vo. Yellow cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Pristine interior with tight binding. Beige illustrated dust jacket with black title to spine and front panel. Slight fading to spine panel of dust jacket. 189 pages. General Monarchy. MON/051005. Fine / Fine.