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1 Seven Years in Vienna (August, 1907 - August, 1914) : A Record of Intrigue 
Boston MA Houghton Mifflin Co. 1917 Hardcover Good Minus No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
History of central Europe in the years leading up to the first World War. Sympathetic to Austria-Hungary. B&w photos. Book Condition : Good-; no text markings; binding relaxed but secure; light age toning; some scratches ot rear cover; bumping to bottom edge and spine end. No Dust Jacket as issued. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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2 Stadtbilder vom alten Reutlingen 
Reutlingen, Germany Karl Knodler Loose leaf Very Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall Various 
In German, translates as Cityscapes of Reutlingen. Folio (10" x 11 1/2") of 14 b&w prints, reproductions depicting the city in the 17th and 18th centuries. Condition : Very Good; some prints have corner creasing; no marks; slight foxing inside folio wraps. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 Historical Dictionary of Denmark Alastair H. Thomas; Stewart P. Oakley
Lanham MD Scarecrow Press 1998 0810835444 / 9780810835443 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
1st Edition. European Historical Dictionaries, No. 33. Political, economic, social, cultural, and linguistic entries detail the history of this Scandanavian country from the Middle Ages through to modern parliamentary democracy. Chronology, list of abbreviations and select bibliography. Red cloth with gilt titles on black, 533 pp., unillustrated. Book Condition : Very Good; ex-college library with minimal signs: spine label, bookplate, barcode on back free endpaper and cataloging info on t.p. verso; no text marks; a few small marks on text block. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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4 Belgium : Its Cities Volume II Allen, Grant
Boston MA L. C. Page & Company 1908 Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
The second volume in Allen's exploration of Belgium's cities concentrates on Brussels and Antwerp with particular attention to the art museums and cathedrals. The work of Rubens is featured. 41 b&w illustrations. Second impression 1908. Book Condition : Very Good; no internal markings; light foxing to text block at rear; some scuffing to rear cover and spine; slight cover corner wear. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 Censorship in France From 1715 to 1750: Voltaire's Opposition Bachman, Albert
New York NY Columbia University Press 1934 1st Edition Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Good, Ex-College Library. 1st Edition in library binding. Traces the decline of censorship during the Ancien Regime and the rise of philosophic literature. Book Condition : Good, Ex-College Library; no text marks, former owner's name on front free end paper; bookplate, slip, and pocket inside covers; withdrawn rubber stamps on original softcover wraps; some page tip creasing; light age toning. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 Social Theories in the Middle Ages 1200-1500 Bede Jarrett
Westminster MD The Newman Book Shop 1942 0714613274 / 9780714613277 Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
1942 2nd printing. Good, Ex-College Library. Examination of medieval social theories, and the role of underlying religion, in relation to : Law, Education, Women, Slavery, property, Money-Making, War, and Art. Book Condition : Good; Ex-College Library; no text marks, pencil notes on rear free end paper; bookplate inside front cover; catalog label on bottom spine; wear to spine ends and cover corners; toning inside front cover from binding adhesive. No Dust jacket. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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7 Historical Dictionary of the Republic of Moldova Brezianu Andrei
Lanham MD Scarecrow Press, Inc. 2000 081083734X / 9780810837348 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
1st Edition. European Historical Dictionaries, No. 37. Political, economic, social, cultural, and linguistic entries detail the history and the struggle for independence of Moldova. Chronology, list of abbreviations and select bibliography. Grey cloth with gilt titles on black, 319 pp., unillustrated. Book Condition : Very Good; ex-college library with minimal signs: spine label, bookplate, barcode on back free endpaper and cataloging info on t.p. verso; no text marks. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 The Churches of Naples Cesareo, A.
Novara, Italy Istituto Geografico De Agostini Softcover (Side-stapled) Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
English language edition of tourist guide to the Churches of Naples. Undated but likely from the late 1950's or early 1960's. Beautifully illustrated throughout with multiple B&W photos of each church, especially of architectural and artistic details. Map of Naples inside front cover. Book Condition : Good; age discoloration throughout likely due to paper quality; corner and edge wear to front cover; price sticker remnant to top right front cover; no interior markings. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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9 Hrvatska : Our Lovely Croatia Collectif
Zagreb ITP Marin Drzic 1994 9536069008 Limited Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
1994 limited edition, English language hardcover, beautifully illustrated with color photographs.. Chapters include : The Croatian Tradition of Fine Arts; The Richness and Beauty of Croatian National Costume; The Croatian National Heritage; Croatian Adriatic Cities in the World; Pastoral Care for Croats Abroad, and more. Book Condition : Very Good; gift inscription on title page, no other interior markings; a few small spots to interior cover edges. Dust Jacket Condition : Good; creasing (to laminate on glossy paper) ; light edge and corner wear. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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10 Illustrations of Anglo-Saxon Poetry Conybeare, John Josias; William Daniel Conybeare (editor)
New York, NY Haskell House 1964 Hardcover Very Good Plus No Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Chapters include an essay on the metre of this kind of poetry, an arranged catalogue of the extant remains of this poetry, and illustrations, with Hymns of Caedmon and of Bede, Song of the Traveller, and Beowulf. Also has an extensive Appendix with materials not arranged during the author's life but intended for the work. Gray cloth boards, gilt spine titles, 286 pp., no images as illustration. Condition: Very Good +, Collectible. Has former owner's signature and stamp on ffep. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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11 Historical Dictionary of Vienna (Historical Dictionaries of Cities) Csendes, Peter
U.S.A. Scarecrow Press 1999 0810835622 / 9780810835627 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
1st Edition. Historical Dictionaries of Cities, No. 8. Includes entries on politics, economics, society, and culture. Grey cloth with gilt titles on black, 258 pp., unillustrated. Book Condition : Very Good, ex-college library with minimal signs: spine label, bookplate, barcode on back free endpaper and cataloging info on t.p. verso; no text marks; two small spots to text block. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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12 Saxo Grammaticus, The History of the Danes, Books I-IX, Vol.2: Commentary Davidson, Hilda Ellis and Peter Fisher
Totowa NJ Rowman & Littlefield (Non NBN) 1980 0859910628 / 9780859910620 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
1st American Edition. Condition: Very Good; former owner's signature and stamp on title page, no other marks. English commentary on the work of historian Saxo Grammaticus. Vol. II has an introduction on Saxo and his work, a detailed commentary and index, so that text and commentary can be used side-by-side. A welcome and important contribution to scholarship in this field. Sky blue boards, blue and white pictorial dust jacket; [xi], 209 pp. several maps, including one of Saxony, and a genealogical chart of Saxo's royal line. . 
Price: 75.00 USD
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13 Germany and England Friederich von Bernhardi
New York NY G.W. Dillingham 1915 Hardcover Very Good Poor Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
World War I German apologetic intended to prevent pro-British sentiment in the United States. Book Condition : Very Good; no text marks; light bumping to spine ends and cover corners. Dust Jacket Condition : Poor; multiple tears and chips; front and rear portions separated and inlaid in book. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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14 The Countess de Bonneval (2 Volume Set) Fullerton, Lady Georgiana
London England Hurst & Blackett 1858 1st Edition Hardcover Fair No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
1858 First Edition, 2 volumes complete. Biography of Judith-Charlotte, Countess de Bonneval, née Biron. She was the wife of the Count de Bonneval, a French Army officer who fought for several countries in his career including converting to Islam and serving as a commander in the Turkish (ottoman) army. Dozens of pages of book listings/advertising at rear of volumes. Book Conditions : Fair; light discoloration at cover edges; bumping to spine ends and cover corners; binding separation at rear of Volume 2, all pages intact; light foxing and age toning; former owner's bookplates inside front covers of both volumes; occasional pencil marginalia. No Dust Jackets as issued. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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15 Political Theories of the Middle Age Gierke, Otto
Cambridge, England Cambridge University Press 1913 Hardcover Good Minus No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Good-, Ex-Seminary Library. Import. 2nd printing. Extensive introduction accompanies this translation of Gierke's work on political philosophy and governing systems in the Middle Ages (special emphasis on the Germanic states). Book Condition : Good-, Ex-Seminary Library; no text markings; sunlight discoloration to book from shelving; rubber stamp and age toning inside front cover; catalog labels on spine end and rear cover; pocket removed inside rear cover tearing paper; light age toning throughout; bumping to spine ends; binding relaxed. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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16 Historical Dictionary of Stockholm (Historical Dictionaries of Cities) Gould, Dennis E.
U.S.A. Scarecrow Press 1997 0810832380 / 9780810832381 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
1st Edition. Historical Dictionaries of Cities, No. 2. Includes entries on mayors, kings, prime ministers, and contributors to the city's social, cultural, and commercial success, along with landmarks, neighborhoods and districts, administration and more. Extensive chronology and comprehensive bibliography. Grey cloth with gilt titles on black, 258 pp., unillustrated. Book Condition : Very Good; ex-college library with minimal signs: spine label, bookplate, barcode on back free endpaper and cataloging info on t.p. verso; no text marks; front board slightly cocked. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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17 Historical Dictionary of Warsaw (Historical Dictionaries of Cities) Gozdecka-Sanford, Adriana
Lanham MD Scarecrow Press 1997 0810832992 / 9780810832992 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
1st Edition. Historical Dictionaries of Cities, No. 3. "Includes entries on the great rulers and statesmen; artists, writers and musicians, and the many parks, palaces and monuments... also entries on the sadder moments. Chronology, list of abbreviations and select bibliography. Navy cloth with gilt titles on black, 319 pp., unillustrated. Book Condition : Very Good; ex-college library with minimal signs: spine label, bookplate, barcode on back free endpaper and cataloging info on t.p. verso; no text marks. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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18 The Danish History of Saxo Grammaticus (Forgotten Books) Grammaticus, Saxo
Lexington KY Forgotten Books 2008 1605067881 / 9781605067889 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Contains the nine books of Danish history as recorded by the 12th century historian. Book Condition : Near Fine; no text marks; light curling to cover corners; 2 small marks on side text block. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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19 Historical Dictionary of Iceland Halfdanarson, Gudmundur
Lanham MD Scarecrow Press 1997 0810833522 / 9780810833524 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
1st Edition. European Historical Dictionaries, No. 24. This work provides ample information on earlier periods and includes politics, economics, society, culture, and religion.Chronologies of events and rulers and a bibliography, plus notes on Icelandic language and abbreviations. Light green cloth with gilt titles on black, 212 pp., unillustrated. Book Condition : Very Good, ex-college library with minimal signs: spine label, bookplate, barcode on back free endpaper and cataloging info on t.p. verso; no text markings. No Dust Jacket. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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20 Historical Dictionary of Luxembourg Harry C. Barteau
Lanham MD Scarecrow Press 1996 0810831066 / 9780810831063 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
1st Edition. European Historical Dictionaries, No.14. Political, economic, social, cultural, and linguistic entries detail the history of this small nation and European Union member Chronology, list of abbreviations, 3 maps, and select bibliography. Red cloth with gilt titles on black, 260 pp., unillustrated. Book Condition : Very Good; ex-college library with minimal signs: spine label, bookplate, barcode on back free endpaper and cataloging info on t.p. verso; no text marks. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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