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Padua in the 1450s : Marco Zoppo and His Contemporaries

By: Chapman, Hugo; Zoppo, Marco; British Museum Staff

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, British Museum Press: 1998

Seller ID: 089318

ISBN: 0714126160

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 80 pages. View more info

Folksongs and Partsongs with Preparatory Exercises for Choral Classes

By: Damrosch, Frank, Ed.

Price: $8.44

Publisher: New York, G. Shirmer: 1924

Seller ID: 126023

Condition: Fair


Ex-library copy, with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked. A few are scotch-taped, and there is yellowing at the edges. Original publication of this book is 1895. Hard library binding, dark green, with black tape on top and bottom edges. 3- and 4-part harmonizations, many by classical European composers. All unaccompanied; no piano reductions given. 80 pages. View more info

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German Art Now

By: Davvetas, Demosthenes Andreas C. Papadakis (ed.)

Price: $43.95

Publisher: Gordonsville, Virginia, U.S.A., St Martins Pr: 1990

Seller ID: 102094

ISBN: 0312045190

Condition: Near Fine


With articles by Heinrich Klotz, Demosthenes Davvetas, Andreas Franzke, Andrew Benjamin, Benjamin H D Buchloh, Gerhard Richter, Walter Grasskamp, Irit rogoff, Michael Govan, David Galloway, paul Crowther, Markus Lupertz & Regina Lindenau. 97 pages many full-color prints. View more info

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Folktales and Society: Story-Telling in a Hungarian Peasant Community (A Midland Book)

By: Degh, Linda

Price: $98.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Indiana Univ Pr: 1989

Seller ID: 140246

ISBN: 0253205263

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition, new. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Chapters include: History of the Szeklers; Social and economic life in old Andrasfalva; Resettlement procedures (1883 - 1941); Settlers of Kakasd. Part II: Survey of the results oin folktale research to the present; The tale occasions; The tale material: the narrative body of Kakasd; The storytellers; Mrs. Zsuzsanna Palko; Gyorgy Andrasfalvi, Mrs. Anna Sebestyen and Marton Laszlo; with afterword, appendix, notes, b... View more info

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First Impressions: European Views of the Natural History of Canada from the 16th to the 19th Century

By: Dickenson, Victoria

Price: $55.50

Publisher: Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Queen's University: 1992

Seller ID: 144471

Condition: Near Fine


Exhibition catalog in excellent condition with light wear to the creaseless covers only: a little shelf wear, some light edge wear. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 131 pages in large format. Works by Louis Nicolas, Pierre Descelliers, Giacomo Gastaldi, Samuel De Champlain, Jacques-Phillippe Cornut, Francois Du Creux, Louis Hennepin, Sebastien Leclerc, George Edwards, Moses, harris, Thomas Davies, Maddalena Bouchard, Thomas Pennant, Georg Dionysius Ehret, Peter Paillou, William... View more info

Serbian Poetry and Milutin Bojic (Eastern European Monographs : No. 4)

By: Dordevic, Mihailo

Price: $41.97

Publisher: U.S.A., Columbia Univ Pr: 1977

Seller ID: 138677

ISBN: 0914710273

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Bright orange cloth covers in excellent condition with sharp corners, and little to no wear. All text in English. Biography of Milutin Bojic and the context of Serbian poetry at the beginning of the 20th century. 114 pages. Bibliography, glossary. View more info

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Buses, Trolleys & Trams

By: Dunbar, Chas. S.

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Hamlyn: 1969

Seller ID: 133116

Condition: Fine


Impressively clean book in red cloth covers with black sillouette embossed trolly driver depicted on cover. Photo mural endpapers in front of turn-of-century inner city street packed with busses and trollys. Book in in excellent condition in every respect: flawless boards with sharp corners, no edgewear of any kind, 141 pages packed with large b&w & color photos, page block is in excellent condition, no flaws and is clean of marking of any kind. Contents includes: The horse supreme, Mechanical marvels(steam trams, European light railways, compressed-air cars, cable traction etc.) The roarin... View more info

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Buckskin Brigadier: The Story of the Alberta Field Force (Great Stories of Canada)

By: Edward McCourt

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan: 1962

Seller ID: 142627

Condition: Near Fine


Book shows only very light use in burgandy cloth with map endpapers, one corner very lightly bumped, otherwise NF Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Illustrated in two color prints. Great stories of Canada; B&W Illustrations; 150 pages; "In 1885, when a dissatisfied band of Cree Indians attacked the settlers at Frog Lake, the call for volunteers went out and the western districts of Alberta and Saskatchewan were organized for defence against a possible full scale rebellion."Albe... View more info

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Homeland to Hinterland: The Changing Worlds of the Red River Metis in the Nineteenth Century

By: Ens, Gerhard

Price: $16.95

Publisher: U.S.A., University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division: 1996

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 136225

ISBN: 0802078222

Condition: Fine


Book shows very light scuffing to covers only. Creaseless covers and spine, solid binding, text/interior is free of marking of any kind. Appears new, inside and out. Summary: Most writing on Metis history has tended to concentrate on the Resistance of 1869-70 and the Rebellion of 1885, without adequately explaining the social and economic origins of the Metis that shaped those conflicts. Historians have often emphasized the aboriginal aspect of the Metis heritage, stereotyping the Metis as a primitive people unable or unwilling to adjust to civilized life and capitalist society. In this soc... View more info

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In Praise of Folly

By: Erasmus, Desiderius; Hoyt Hopewell Hudson (translator)

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, Modern Library: 1941

Seller ID: 146367

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full gray cloth boards. Attractive small format: 4 3/4"w x 7 1/2"h. 166 pages, plus advertisements. View more info

Chills and Fever: Health and Disease in the Early History of Alaska

By: Fortuine, Robert

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Fairbanks, Alaska, U.S.A., Univ of Alaska Pr: 1989

Seller ID: 107665

ISBN: 0912006412

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Previous owner's name on dust jacket blurb. "The book first presents a concise summary of the health aspects of traditional Alaskan cultures, then reconstructs the best available picture of the various deseases from which the people suffered up to the time of the first European contact. Next, the narrative follows the often uneven growth of health services in Alaska, from the ships' surgeons on the earliest voyages of exploration and the unique health care system of the Russian-American Company to the American medical missions in the hectic ... View more info

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Penguin Island

By: France, Anatole

Price: $18.95

Publisher: London, Watts & Co.: 1935

Seller ID: 139562

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 235 pages. Attractive small format: 4 1/4"w x 6 1/2"h. Brown cloth boards with "Thinker" silhouette on cover. Previous owner's name inside. Anatole France's satire of European history. Translated by A.W. Evans. View more info

Electromagnetic Biointeraction: Mechanisms, Safety Standards, Protection Guides

By: Franceschetti, Giorgio, Om P. Gandhi & Martino Grandolfo (eds.)

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Plenum Pub Corp: 1989

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 112114

ISBN: 0306433281

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and unmarked in any way. 221 pages, contents include: Advances in FR dosimetry: their past and projected impact on the safety standards, Interaction mechanism at microsopic level, Biological effects of radiofrequency, Electromagnetic fields and neoplasms, Worldwide public and occupational radiofrequency and microwave protection guides, The rationale for the eastern european radiofrequency and microwave protection guides, Existing safety standards for hight voltage transmission lines; etc. View more info

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Museums in Budapest: Hungarian National Museum, Museum of Fine Arts, Hungarian National Gallery, Museum of Applied Arts, Ethnographical Museum and Budapest Historical Museum.

By: Fulep, Ferenc

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Budapest, Corvina Kiado: 1989

Seller ID: 141667

ISBN: 9631327566

Condition: Near Fine


Black cloth boards with embossed title in gilt lettering on cover and spine. Straight, solid spine, tight binding. Text/interior is clean, neat and free of marking to text. Previous owner's name inside. Dust jacket shows light general wear/scuffing, a little edge wear, no tears. 72 pages of text followed by 148 pages of full page, full color plates of the best the six institutions have to offer, with paintings, swords, vases, sculpture, tapestries, helmets, crowns, chests, jewelry, furniture, interiors, etc. etc. Paintings by Laszlo madnyanszky, mihaly Munkacsy, Pal Szinyei Merse, Karoly Fe... View more info

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Music in the Middle Ages: With an Introduction on the Music of Ancient Times

By: Gustave Reese

Price: $14.50

Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc: 1968

Seller ID: 144491

ISBN: 0393097501

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with one bump to one corner of the covers. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. 502 pages, Contents include: music of ancient times: Southwest Asia and Egypt, Greece and Rome, Western European Monody to about 1300: Christian sacred chants, Gregorian chants, Secular monody: lating songs, troubadours, trouveres, Polyphony based on the perfect consonances and its displacement by polyphony bas... View more info

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Ornamental Alphabets and Initials

By: Harding, Alison

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Thames & Hudson: 1983

Seller ID: 146451

ISBN: 0500273138

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Previous owner's name stamp inside. 7"w x 10"h. 96 pages. 142 illustrations; 14 in color. View more info

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War, Peace and World Orders in European History (New International Relations)

By: Hartmann, Anja V.; Heuser, Beatrice (eds.)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: N Y, Routledge: 2001

Seller ID: 135604

ISBN: 0415244412

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 267 pages. View more info

Ramon Menendez Pidal

By: Hess, Steven

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Boston, Twayne Publishers: 1982

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 110318

ISBN: 0805764941

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. Contents: The Life and Times of Menendez Pidal; Reconstructing Medieval Literature: Epics, Lyrics, and Ballads; Menendez Pidal and Romance Linguistics; Menendez Pidal and Spanish History; Literary Criticism and Style; Menendez Pidal and the Mdrid School: Disciples and Dissenters; Conclusion; Notes and References; Selected Bibliography; Index. 145 pages. View more info

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Blanchot: Extreme Contemporary

By: Hill, Leslie

Price: $23.95

Publisher: N Y, Routledge: 1997

Seller ID: 127235

ISBN: 0415091748

Condition: Very Good


Clean and unmarked; tight binding. 302 pages. Warwick Studies in European Philosophy series. View more info

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Fireside Stories

By: Hutchinson, Virginia S.

Price: $8.41

Publisher: New York, Minton, Balch & Company: 1927

Edition: 20th Impression

Seller ID: 129076

Condition: Near Fine


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Inside clean and unmarked, binding tight. 150 pages, comprising 15 fairy tales and animal stories from different European folklores. Approx. 3rd grade reading level. Mostly black and white pen illustrations, with some glossy color plates as well. Grey library binding with black and white illustrations on cover. Find out why the Bear is stumpy-tailed, and what was so wonderful about the Pot. Titty Mouse's true story also included (6th grade and older only). View more info