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Power Culture and Religion in France, C.1350-C.1550

By: Allmand, Christopher (editor)

Price: $43.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Suffolk, The Boydell Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5678

ISBN: 0851155146

Condition: Good


+ (14) 163 pages +(7) English and French languages, contains photographs, notes and index, DJ light blue with dark blue lettering and illustration on front, minor wear to head, tail and corners, minor marks and faint colour fading near spine and edges, book dark blue with silver lettering on spine, minor wear to head, tail and corners, signed on endpaper by author Penelope Billings Reed Doob, pages 58-74 show underlining and marks in margins, otherwise pages clear and un... View more info

The Socialist Impulse Latin America in the Twentieth Century

By: Ameringer, Charles D.

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Gainesville, University Press of Florida: 2009

Seller ID: 9501

ISBN: 0813033098

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


KB16. 332pp + 10 unnumbered pages. Notes, bibliography, index. Book has red cloth hardcover with black text on covers and spine. Very minor wear on corners. Text is clear and unmarked. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 342 pages View more info

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Labor Unions in Canada How They Work and What They Seek. Ownership signature of Lawrence Sefton

By: Andras, A.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Woodsworth House: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8143

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Pamphlet. 86 pp. Index. With ownership inscript on inside front cover "Larry Sefton", presumably Lawrence Sefton, the Hamilton, ON, area labour leader. Stated first ed. Green paper covers with boldly graphic white and black flag, printed 50 cents. Very small rubs and wear marks. Interior is clean and unmarked, faint signs of age. Nice copy and quite scarce, with a great Ontario labour provenance. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 86 pages View more info

Changing Federal Constitutions Lessons from International Comparison

By: Benz, Arthur & Felix Knupling

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Barbara Budrich Publishers: 2012

Seller ID: 8956

ISBN: 3847400002

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


KB 8. 420pp. Index. Book has orange, grey, and black paper softcover with grey and black text on covers and spine. Very slight marks on covers and spine. Text is clear and unmarked. ; 8.27 X 5.83 X 0.94 inches; 420 pages View more info

Wife to Widow Lives, Laws, and Politics in Nineteenth-Century Montreal

By: Bradbury, Bettina

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Vancouver, B. C., UBC Press: 2011

Seller ID: 9607

ISBN: 0774819510

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


xvi, 502pp. Illustrations, graphs, tables, notes, bibliography, index. Book has beige paper hardcover with black text on covers and spine. Text is clear and unmarked. ; 9.1 X 6.0 X 1.7 inches; 518 pages View more info

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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke. First American, from the Last London Edition. Vol. I-IV

By: Burke, Edmund

Price: $325.00

Publisher: Boston, John West and O.C. Greenleaf: 1806-1807

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 7899

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


The set is in good antiquarian condition. It is ex-library from an institution and has been handsomely bound in old green buckram with gilt to the spine. The gilt is just still legible. The interiors have normal library markings, some minor foxing, very occasional pencil marks, small repair to first blank of Vol. I, Vol. II title has been remounted, owner inscription on all titles and some sections (the same, very hard to decipher); the section on the French Revoluti... View more info

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A Letter from the Right Honourable Edmund Burke to A Noble Lord AND Two Letters on the Conduct of Our Domestick Parties With Regard to French Politicks AND Letter to the Duke of Portland with Observations on the Conduct of the Minority Three Works Bound in One

By: Burke, Edmund

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, J. Owen et al: 1796

Seller ID: 9224

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


These are fascinating early editions of some of Burke’s most scintillating tracts. The first one is the "counterfeit" first edition, the often missing half title shows it to be the 10th (although printed in the same year as the first) ESTC T181891. The Two Letters is bound with the Letter to the Duke of Portland -- although it is missing the half title it is most likely the 1797 edition identified in ESTC T52097. The Letter to the Duke of Portland is dated 1... View more info

Reflections on the Revolution in France and on the Proceedings in Certain Societies in London Relative to That Event In a letter intended to have been sent to a gentleman in Paris.

By: Burke, Edmund

Price: $1,699.00

Publisher: London, J. Dodsley: 1790

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 9411

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


iv, 356 pp. In full tree calf of the period with gilt decorations around the edges, spine has been sensitively rebacked with raised bands and era appropriate gilt stamping, dark red label. Renewed end papers. Bibliography of the printing on this is confusing, to say the least. This appears to be printed on November 2nd, one day after the first edition. Todd, 53b, calls it the first impression of the 2nd edition, rather than the 2nd impression of the first because Burke ... View more info

Medieval Southwark

By: Carlin, Martha

Price: $185.00

Publisher: London, The Hambledon Press: 1995

Seller ID: 5687

ISBN: 1852851163

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


+ (24) 351 pages +(1) contains maps, notes, plate, tables, appendices, bibliography and index, blue cloth covers with gold and silver lettering on spine, very minor wear to head, tail and corners, ex-library with usual markings including removed spine sticker and sticker on back endpaper, otherwise pages clear and unmarked ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 351 pages View more info

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Unemployment and Relief in Ontario A Survey and Report

By: Cassidy, H. M.

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Toronto And Vancouver, J. M. Dent & Sons: N.D.

Seller ID: 6084

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


290 pp. 10 pages of tables in an appendix. Dark red cloth boards with gold gilt lettering. Book is ex-library with usual interior/exterior marks and pocket. White sticker on front cover. Some pen/pencil underlining throughout. Spine shows some wear - rear hinges cracking. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 290 pages View more info

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Correspondance D'Alphonse De Lamartine (1830-1867) Tome VI: 1850-1855

By: Christian, Croisille (Avec La Collaboration De Marie-Renée Morin

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Paris, Honoré Champion: 2003

Seller ID: 6493

ISBN: 2745307606

Condition: Very Good


688 pp. Table of contents and 3 indexes at rear. French text. Orange/brown cloth boards. Book is in very good condition, very clean with no marks. ; Textes De Littérature Moderne Et Contemporaine 65; 8.66 X 5.91 X 1.42 inches View more info

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Orationes Quaedam Selectae, Notis Illustratae. in Usum Academiae Exoniensis.

By: Cicero, M. T.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Robert S. Davis & Company: 1854

Seller ID: 6580

Condition: Fair


278 pp. Text is in Latin. Notes are in Latin and English. Dark brown and black boards. Book is in fair condition, front cover is peeling, and has wear along edges and on spine. Interior has pencil throughout, and on front pages and inside rear cover. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Correspondance D'Alphonse De Lamartine (1830-1867) Tome VII, 1856-1867

By: Croisille, Christian

Price: $155.00

Publisher: Paris, Honoré Champion: 2003

Seller ID: 6494

ISBN: 2745309056

Condition: Very Good


999 pp. Table of contents and 3 indexes at rear. French text. Orange/brown cloth boards. Book is in very good condition, very clean with no marks. ; Textes De Littérature Moderne Et Contemporaine 66; 8.90 X 5.98 X 1.97 inches View more info

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Correspondance D'Alphonse De Lamartine (1830-1867) Tome IV: 1842-1846

By: Croisille, Christian

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Paris, Honore Champion: 2001

Seller ID: 6495

ISBN: 2745305727

Condition: Very Good


771 pp. Table of contents and 3 indexes at rear. French text. Orange/brown cloth boards. Book is in very good condition, very clean with no marks. ; Textes De Littérature Moderne Et Contemporaine 55; 8.66 X 5.98 X 1.57 inches View more info

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Correspondance D'Alphonse De Lamartine (1830-1867) Tome V: 1847-1849

By: Croisille, Christian

Price: $199.00

Publisher: Paris, Honore Champion: 2002

Seller ID: 6496

ISBN: 2745306852

Condition: Very Good


804 pp. Table of contents and 3 indexes at rear. French text. Orange/brown cloth boards. Book is in very good condition, very clean with no marks. ; Textes De Littérature Moderne Et Contemporaine 55; 8.66 X 5.98 X 1.57 inches View more info

Russian Primary Chronicle Laurentian Text

By: Cross, Samuel H.

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Medieval Academy of America: 1968

Seller ID: 9549

ISBN: 0910956340

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


313pp + 15 unnumbered pages. Fold out genealogical trees, English and Russian languages, bibliography, index. Book has burgundy cloth hardcover with gold text on spine. Marks and wear on covers and spine. Ex-library with marks on spine, stamps, otherwise text is clear and unmarked. ; 10.0 X 6.8 X 1.2 inches; 328 pages View more info

Seventh Census of Canada, 1931 Volume V: Earnings of Wage-Earners, Dwellings, Households, Families, Blind and Deaf-Mutes

By: Dominion Bureau Of Statistics, Canada

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Ottawa, J. O. Patenaude: 1935

Seller ID: 6554

Condition: Fair


Xlvii + 1730 pp. English and French text. Green cloth boards. Book is in fair condition. Covers somewhat faded. Hinges slightly cracking. Interior has some faint marks and wear throughout. Very heavy, may require additional shipping. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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The British Mercury; or Historical and Critical Views of the Events of the Present Times. Volumes 2, 3, and 4 The 2nd Edition, Corrected

By: du Pan, J. Mallet

Price: $575.00

Publisher: London, T. Cadell Jun. and W. Davies: 1799-1800

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 7887

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


517 pp, 512 [9] pp, 500 pp. This is a three volume set (of 5), Volumes 2, 3 and 4, in good antiquarian condition. In what appears to be the original very attractive tree calf full leather bindings with 5 raised bands on the spine, floriated gilt compartments as well as red and black morocco labels. Moderate wear to the bindings, joints and corners, some rubbing, one red label has a chip and a crack. Interiors have the signature of a father, then later the signature of ... View more info

Multiversities, Ideas, and Democracy

By: Fallis, George

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division: 2007

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5856

ISBN: 0802092403

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


475 pp. Notes, references, index. Gift inscription by the author on the title page. Grey and white dust jacket has a short tear at top front, longer tear at bottom back, flaps intact, book itself clean and unmarked. ; 8.90 X 6.30 X 1.60 inches; 475 pages; Signed by Author View more info

El despliegue de un conflicto La poli´tica norteamericana hacia Cuba : 1959-1961 (Spanish Edition)

By: Faya, Ana Julia; Rodriguez, Pedro Pablo

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Havana, Editorial de Ciencias Sociales: 1996

Seller ID: 9365

ISBN: 9590602665

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


139pp + 3 unnumbered pages. Spanish language, bibliography. Book has red paper softcover with white and black text on covers and spine. Text is clear and unmarked. ; Historia de Cuba; 142 pages View more info