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  • GREEN, F.C.
    A COMPARATIVE VIEW OF FRENCH AND BRITISH CIVILIZATION (1850-1870)

    Edition: First printing

    London: Dent, 1965. Black cloth. pp viii, 196. Ink name at front else fine in VG price-clipped jacket. " Professor Green makes detailed comparative studies of the British and French concepts of education, religion, justice, morality, freedom, and then compares the literature of the two countries, presenting a discussion of the theatre, the novel and poetry, giving a picture of Anglo-French contrasts, influences and tastes." - jacket.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 47947
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  • KAHN, Robert A.
    aA HISTORY OF THE HABSBURG EMPIRE 1526-1918

    Berkeley: University of California Press, 1977. Second printing, corrected. Cloth & boards. pp 646. Chronology, maps, index. Ink owner name, else fine in very nearly fine jacket. 1.5 kg parcel.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 48003
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  • GORMAN, Thomas K.
    AMERICA AND BELGIUM. A Study of the Influence of the United States Upon the Belgian Revolution of 1789-1790

    Edition: First edition.

    London: Unwin, 1925. Dark blue cloth. xii, 316 pp, indexed. Bookplate on front pastedown, otherwise fine, no owner marks, in a VG dust jacket, quite a nice copy of an uncommon book.

    Condition: Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: Very Good, Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 22763
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  • Szerelmey, Miklós.
    Balaton albuma : emlék Füred s környékéro"l = Album des Balaton : Erinnerung an Füred und seine Umgebung / rajzolta s szerkesztette Szerelmey Miklós.

    Budapest: Állami Könyvterjeszto" Vállala, 1983. Facsimile reprint of the Pest: Edelman, 1851, with text in German and Hungarian. Octavo, blue leather grain boards gilt. pp (ii), (30) plus maps and views. A fine copy, no owner names.

    Condition: Book: Fine, Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 32685
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  • VIERECK, Peter
    CONSERVATISM REVISITED: the revolt against revolt 1815-1949

    Edition: First UK printing

    London: John Lehmann, 1950. 12mo, black cloth. pp 168. Notes at end. Ink owner name at front, foxing to endpapers and page edges, VG+ otherwise. Dust jacket has a few nicks, small corner chip at head of spine, VG otherwise. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 44197
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  • Crosby, Alfred W.
    Ecological Imperialism: The Biological Expansion of Europe, 900-1900 (Studies in Environment and History)

    Cambridge University Press, 1988. Fifth printing. Green cloth. pp xiv, 368 + plates. Notes, index. Ink owner name at front (twice), corner crease to two leaves, else fine. Dust jacket has two nicks, else fine. "By focusing on the ecological side of European expansion, Crosby shows how the Europeans were able to take over temperate lands because of the rapid triumph of the plants, animals and germs they brought with them."

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 43963
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  • FEIS, Herbert
    EUROPE, the world's banker 1870-1914: an account of European foreign investment and the connection of world finance with diplomacy before the war

    Clifton, NJ: Augustus M. Kelley, 1974. Black cloth without jacket, as issued. pp (xxxiv), 469. Ink name at front, else fine. Second printing of this facsimile reprint of the Yale 1930 edition, with a new 1964 introduction by the author. Reprints of Economic Classics series.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 47811
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  • Taylor, A. J. P.
    From the Boer War to the Cold War: Essays on Twentieth-Century Europe. Edited with an introduction by Chris Wrigley

    New York: Allen Lane / Penguin / Viking, 1995. Black boards. pp (xxvi), 454. Index. Ink owner name at front, else fine in fine, price-clipped jacket. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 44219
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  • SHANNON, R.T.
    GLADSTONE AND THE BULGARIAN AGITATION 1876. With an Introduction by G.S.R. Kitson Clark.

    (Hassocks, Sussex, and Hamden, Connecticut): Harvester Press / Archon Books, 1975. Second edition (first was Nelson, 1963). Red boards. xii, v-xxviii, 308 pp. Fine copy, no previous owner marks. Orange dust jacket very lightly sunned to spine, narrow corner chip to rear panel repaired with cellotape, VG otherwise. Adds a new 6+ page introduction by Shannon.

    Condition: Book: Fine, Dust Jacket: Very Good, Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 18357
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  • JUNGMAN, Nico and Beatrice
    HOLLAND

    Edition: First printing

    London: A.& C. Black, 1904. Blue cloth decorated in white, gilt and dark green, top edge gilt. [2], (x), 212, [4, ads] pp + frontispiece and 74 other colour plates with captioned tissue guards. Small tears at head of spine; two small cloth splits to front joint neatly repaired; mild wear to lower outer corner of rear cover; Toronto bookseller's ticket on front pastedown; else a fine bright & tight copy, no owner names. Text is by Beatrice Jungman, with paintings by Nico Jungman. Particularly handsome Art Nouveau cover design. Inman 35. A volume in Black's 20 shilling series. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.

    Condition: Book: Very Good, Binding: Hardcover.

    Book ID: 23166
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  • Zamoyski, Adam
    Holy Madness: Romantics, Patriots, and Revolutionaries, 1776-1871

    Edition: First US edition

    New York: Viking, 2000. Black boards. pp (xiv), 498 + plates. Index. Ink owner name at front, else fine in jacket.American and French Revolutions, Irish Rebellion, Polish uprisings, liberation of South America, and the Italian Risorgimento. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 44180
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  • JOLL, James
    INTELLECTUALS IN POLITICS: three biographical essays

    Edition: First printing

    London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1960. Black boards. pp xiv, 203; index. Ink name at front, page edges yellowed, else fine. Price-clipped jacket has vertical creases to rear panel from the lamination, VG otherwise. Léon Blum (France), Walter Rathenau (Germany), and Filippo Tommaso Martinelli (Italy).

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 47804
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  • LIFE AND LOVES OF MARIE WALEWSKA. With 18 illustrations including 11 hitherto unpublished by D;ORNANO, Count
    D;ORNANO, Count
    LIFE AND LOVES OF MARIE WALEWSKA. With 18 illustrations including 11 hitherto unpublished

    Edition: First Canadian edition

    Montreal: Louis Carrier, 1934. The trade issue (also a limited ed. of 99 copies). Octavo, decorated cloth stamped in white. pp 429, [3] + plates. Small tear at head of very lightly sunned spine neatly repaired, bit of bubbling to front pastedown, else a bright, fine, jacketless copy." Maria Countess Walewska (née Laczynska; 7 December 1786 - 11 December 1817) was a Polish noblewoman and a mistress of Emperor Napoleon I. In her later years she married count Philippe Antoine d'Ornano, an influential Napoleonic officer." - Wikipedia. Her life was the basis of the 1937 film "Conquest", starring Greta Garbo and Charles Boyer. Walewska claimed she became Napoleon's mistress for patriotic reasons, to elict his aid in freeing Poland from the Habsburgs, Prussia, and Russia.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 44289
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  • BARBER, Noel
    LIFE WITH TITINA

    Edition: First printing.

    London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1961. Octavo, black and olive boards. pp 160 + plates. Fine copy. Dust jacket has a small chip at head of yellowed spine; light yellowing and dust soiling to rear panel; VG otherwise, flap price intact. Inscribed by the author "For Denis, With love from us all - an our thanks. Nöel. Oct., 1961". Story of Barber's married life starting at age 45, in old farmhouse on Lake Geneva.

    Condition: Book: Fine, Dust Jacket: Very Good, Binding: Hardcover.

    Book ID: 32006
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  • BERBER, F. J., editor
    LOCARNO: A Collection of Documents, with a preface by Joachim Von Ribbentrop, Ambassador of the German Reich.

    Edition: First UK edition.

    London: William Hodge, 1936. Issued under the auspices of the German Academy of Political Science, Berlin and the Institute of International Affairs, Hamburg. Navy cloth, gilt to spine, navy topstain. (xvi), 405 pp. Ex-library with spine number, stamp to front free endpaper and shadow from rear pocket removal; otherwise a VG clean, tight and unworn copy. "The Locarno Treaties were seven agreements negotiated at Locarno, Switzerland, on 5-16 October 1925 and formally signed in London on 1 December, in which the First World War Western European Allied powers and the new states of Central and Eastern Europe sought to secure the post-war territorial settlement, and return normalizing relations with defeated Germany (which was, by this time, the Weimar Republic)."…

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    London: William Hodge, 1936. Issued under the auspices of the German Academy of Political Science, Berlin and the Institute of International Affairs, Hamburg. Navy cloth, gilt to spine, navy topstain. (xvi), 405 pp. Ex-library with spine number, stamp to front free endpaper and shadow from rear pocket removal; otherwise a VG clean, tight and unworn copy. "The Locarno Treaties were seven agreements negotiated at Locarno, Switzerland, on 5-16 October 1925 and formally signed in London on 1 December, in which the First World War Western European Allied powers and the new states of Central and Eastern Europe sought to secure the post-war territorial settlement, and return normalizing relations with defeated Germany (which was, by this time, the Weimar Republic)." - Wikipedia Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.

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    Condition: Book: Good, Binding: Hardcover.

    Book ID: 22645
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  • ZILLIACUS, K.
    MIRROR OF THE PAST: a history of saecret diplomacy

    New York: Cuurrent Books / A.A. Wyn, 1946. Black cloth. pp 362; index. Ink owner name at front, small bruise to one outer corner, else fine in VG jacket. "This book is one of the most significant contributions to the history of world diplomacy to be published in the United States. It shows for the first time, in all its incredible and unsavory details, how the diplomacy of WWI, and its aftermath led logically to Munich and WWII. Most devastating of all is the revelation that the British Government, in complete control of Europe after WWI, had no serious intention at any time of making the political and economic sacrifices necessary for world peace." Written by a British Labour Party M.P.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 48699
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  • BARON, Salo Wittmayer
    MODERN NATIONALISM AND RELIGION

    Edition: First printing

    New York: Harper, 1947. Green cloth. pp 363, extensive notes, index. Ink owner name, page edges yellowed, else a VG clean and unworn jacketless copy.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 48055
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  • Schlör, Joachim
    Nights in the Big City: Paris, Berlin, London 1840-1930

    Edition: First edition in English

    London: Reaktion Books, 1998. Card covers with flaps. pp (352); illustrations, notes, index. Ink owner name, VG clean and unworn copy otherwise. The rise of "night life" in three European cities.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 48686
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  • ZARNOWSKI, Janusz
    NOVEMBER 1918

    Warsaw: Interpress Publishers, 1984. pp (232) + plates. Erratum slip laid in. Ink owner name at front, else near fine. Translated from the Polish by Jan Sek. Polish political history. November, 1918, was when the independent Polish state was reestablished. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Trade Paperback

    Book ID: 44158
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  • KISTE, John van der
    PRINCESS VICTORIA MELITA: Grand Duchess Cyril of Russia 1876-1936

    Stroud, Gloucestershire: Sutton Publishing, 2003. Second edition, revised. pp 185 + plates; index. Ink owner name, else fine. Note: lighter parcel, any default shipping price may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Trade Paperback

    Book ID: 47977
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