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Image for Der Volkerbund; Der Veg Zum Weltfrieden

Der Volkerbund; Der Veg Zum Weltfrieden

By: Erzberger, M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berlin, Reimar Hobbing: 1918

Seller ID: 001058

Condition: Very Good


Original grey soft cover with black lettering. No DJ. Text in German. 196 pp. View more info

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The Sanusi of Cyrenaica

By: Evans-Pritchard, E.E.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 005725

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth on boards. DJ chipped at foot of spine, with price tag removal stain. Previous owner's name in ink with no other writing or damage. A Muslim order in Libya and Sudan, founded in Mecca in 1837. This book describes the nature of an Islamic order and how this particular order was founded and spread, with special reference to its relations with Italy. Origin and expansion of the Sanusiya, Bedouin of Cyrenaica, Sanusiya and the tribes, Turkish admi... View more info

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Complete Story of the San Francisco Earthquake; Illustrated

By: Everett, Marshall

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, Henry Neil: 1906

Edition: Memorial Edition

Seller ID: 004501

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original red cloth decorated and lettered in gold on boards. Also records eruption of Mount Vesuvius and many other natural disasters. Lots of photos with historical text. 304 paginated leaves plus a gallery of approx. 30 full-page illustrations. Minor wear to front joint and corner tips. Clean inside. View more info

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Rum Road to Spokane; A Story of Prohibition

By: Fahey, Edmund

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Missoula, Montana, University of Montana: 1972

Seller ID: 010053

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Grey tweed cloth on boards. Previous owner's name inside front cover. Otherwise, very clean. The Wickersham Report. Honour among thieves. Liars can figure ! The tricks of the trade. 127 pp. View more info

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Excerpta Cypria for Today; A Source Book on the Cyprus Problem

By: Faulds, Andrew (Ed.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lefkosha, Cyprus, Friends of the North Cyprus Parliamentary Group: 1988

Edition: First

Seller ID: 009092

Condition: Near Fine


Original white trade paperback. Edited by a British Member of Parliament, this book is an excellent case study for anyone interested in human relations. This island has a history of victimization by outside interests. Recently it has been a standoff between Greeks in the South and Turks in the North, stirred up by Britain and chastised by the United Nations. Although 95% of voters in 1949 favoured "enosis" (union with Greece) it still hasn't happened. 224 p... View more info

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The Feminist Case Against Bureaucracy

By: Ferguson, Kathy E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Temple University Press: 1984

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 010589

ISBN: 0-87722-357-2

Condition: Good Plus


Dark blue paperback. From the Series, Women in the Political Economy, by Ronnie J. Steinberg. This book has light-medium underlining and highlighting. Disagreement of ISBN - back cover lists it as 0-87722-400-5. "Ferguson maps new terrain for radical feminism, reduces liberal feminism to a heap of false promises, forces Leftists toward feminism to a degree unapproached by the 'Marxist-Feminist' literature, and, of course, makes a case against bureaucracy." - bac... View more info

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Dancing Gods; Indian Ceremonials of New Mexico and Arizona

By: Fielding, Henry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A Knopf: 1934

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 010555

Condition: Very Good


Grey cloth with spine designs on boards. Various dances of Southwestern U.S. as practiced by Pueblo groups, Hopis, Navajos, and Apaches. Dance as prayer and of "things that matter." 276 pp. plus index. View more info

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Red Carpet

By: Finder, Joseph

Price: $125.00

Publisher: N.Y., New Republic/ Holt, Rinehart, and Winston: 1983

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 004716

ISBN: 0030604842

Condition: Very Good


Original bright red paper boards. Unclipped DJ. A revelation of how wealthy, well-known American businessmen have associated with top Kremlin figures for years. 372 pp. View more info

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The English Heritage

By: Finn, Rex Weldon

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann, Ltd.: 1937

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 009071

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original royal blue cloth on boards. Remains of DJ taped to covers. Purchased at library book sale, but no evidence of circulation (Notes on title page.) Withdrawn stamp on bottom edge. Celtic and Pre-Celtic, Roman, Anglo-Saxon, Scandinavian, Norman, Middle Ages, Tudor, Puritan, The Inventors. Black-and-white photos. 264 pp. View more info

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India (Peeps at Many Lands)

By: Finnemore, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, A. & C. Black, Ltd.: 1924

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 007200

Condition: Good Plus


Original grey cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. Eight full-page colour drawings. Reading the Contents page impressed upon me the variety of both geography and society in this ancient country. Truly a land of great contrsts ! Some foxing spots to front edges. 92 pp. View more info

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Eye-Witness; An Anthology of British Reporting

By: Fisher, John (Ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1960

Edition: First - First Published 1960

Seller ID: 007752

Condition: Very Good


Original black cloth on boards. Unclipped DJ shows water stain. One chilling account from 1958 records the execution of a couple for murder - the man by decapitation and the woman by stoning - in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. 284 pp. View more info

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Chicago and A Century of Progress

By: Flader, Louis (Ed.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, Edward J. Wonn: 1933

Seller ID: 008373

Condition: Good to Very Good


Original gold paper boards with small pastedown. A thorough photographic excursion through Chicago of the 30's, showing dozens of public buildings. An optimistic look at the future, so soon after the stock market crash ! How many of these imposing and expensive structures are still in use after nearly 80 years ? Unpaginated. Approx. 94 pp. View more info

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Waiting for the Wave; AThe Reform Party and Preston Manning

By: Flanagan, Tom

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Stoddart Publishing Co., Ltd.: 1995

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 010480

ISBN: 0-7737-2862-7

Condition: Very Good


Black paper on boards. Unclipped DJ. No writing. Minor foxing to edges only. 235 pp. View more info

Jivaro; Among the Head-Shrinkers of the Amazon

By: Flornoy, Bertrand

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London / Toronto, ELEK / Ryerson: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012675

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth on boards. Price-clipped DJ. Appears to be an authentic expedition into the Upper Amazon,the realm of the Jivaros. 224 pp. with index. View more info

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Island in Revolt (Signed)

By: Foley, Charles

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, Longmans: 1962

Edition: First

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 009099

Condition: Very Good


Original red cloth on boards. Charles Foley's account of life in Nicosia as the editor of a newly-founded newspaper. Moves along quickly. Brits sem to be regarded as not-so-necessary evils as the struggle for "enosis" (union with Greece) heats up. EOKA and General Grivas will give him something to write about ! Designated to be given to Jane Armstrong, signed "With love, Charles" on title page, and a longer inscription to Jane, "who has the bug, t... View more info

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The Happy Time

By: Fontaine, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Venture Press, Simon and Schuster: 1945

Seller ID: 000542

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth with red and yellow pastedown label on boards, good DJ with some internal taped repairs to DJ only. The story of the goings-on in a two-family house in Ottawa in the 20's. Chapter titles begin with God Hit a Home Run, and end with Little Green Apples. As good for improving family life now as when it was first published. 269 pp. View more info

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With Enthusiasm and Faith; History of the Canadian Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs, 1930-1972 (Signed)

By: Forbes, Elizabeth (Bess)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Victoria, B.C., Canadian Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs: 1974

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 003391

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original yellow trade paperback lettered in green. Signed by the author. 170 pp. View more info

Image for Chasing the Cod; Jerseymen in Canada

Chasing the Cod; Jerseymen in Canada

By: Ford, Doug

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Jersey, Jersey Heritage Trust: 2007

Edition: First

Seller ID: 010300

ISBN: 978-0-9552508-3

Condition: Very Good


Photo cover trade paperback. A look back to a time when Jersey fishermen sailed 3000 miles from home to harvest cod around Newfoundland. A little gem of Canadian history, attractively packaged. 30 pp. View more info

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The French Blood in America

By: Fosdick, Lucian J.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Richard G. Badger: 1911

Seller ID: 005765

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original maroon cloth blindstamped front and back on boards. The rise of Protestantism in France, Early attempts at colonization, The French Protestants in America. Many illustrations. Untrimmed front and foot. 448 pp. including index. View more info

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Abraham Lincoln's World

By: Foster, Genevieve

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Charles Scribner's Sons: 1944

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 008375

Condition: Good to Very Good


Original green cloth on boards. Previous owner's name and address scrawled in pencil on dark brown endpaper - hardly visible. This book is a survey of world events during Lincoln's lifetime, as opposed to a biography of Lincoln. A broadening experience - to go through these events, asking how each of them affected life in the United States, especially the life of Lincoln. Text block on wartime paper is clean and easily readable. Covers show normal soil and wear accu... View more info