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Image for The Granite Monthly - A New Hampshire Magazine of Literature, History, and State Progress, April 1880, Vol. III, No. 7

The Granite Monthly - A New Hampshire Magazine of Literature, History, and State Progress, April 1880, Vol. III, No. 7

By: Worcester, Samuel T.; Sturoc, Wm. C.; Sanborn, Prof. E.D.; Herrick, H.W.; Wheeler, Mary H.; Dole, E.P.; Boodey, Mary Helen; Parmalee, Joseph W.; Eastman, S.C.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Concord, New Hampshire, J.N. McClintock: 1880

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3001

Condition: Fair


Pages 244-292. Features: Joseph E. Worcester, LL - article with superb one-page engraving of Joseph E. Worcester; The Yellow Leaf and Sere; Mr. Webster Abroad; Memorials and Anecdotes of gen. Stark; War Song of Kancamagus; Legal Rights of Married Women in New Hampshire; Charlotte Bronte; Historical Sketch of Newport; Major Farnk; Detailed full backpage ad for the Phoenix Mutual Life Insurance Company. Above-average but not excessive external wear and soiling. Chips and openings to backstrip. Binding intact. Faint prior owner's name atop front cover. A worthy reference copy. View more info

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Liberty Magazine, July 27, 1935, Canadian Edition: "I Killed the Czar"

By: Wright, S.P.; Annixter, P.; Green, B.; Evans, E.; Halliburton, R.; Macy, D.; Gardner, E.; Mooney, Martin; Ryan, E.; Kropotkin, A.

Price: $499.95

Publisher: Canada, Liberty Weekly of Canada: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301G3499

Condition: Fair


58 pages. This very special issue contains part 1 (of 2) of "I Killed the Czar - at last the truth of history's most famous and mystery-shrouded massacre - On his deathbed one of the actual assassins (Peter Zacharovitch Ermakov) breaks his long silence". Fortuitously, when we acquired this copy we were thrilled to discover that laid-in are pages 39-48 of the August 3, 1935 issue, containing the entirety of part 2 of this important article. Other features include: Public Sweetheart Number One - Part III; The Case of the Caretaker's Cat - Part VII; Inside the Number Racket - what lies... View more info

Image for Liberty Magazine, August 7, 1943 - The 57th Fighter Group / Flying Circus in Africa

Liberty Magazine, August 7, 1943 - The 57th Fighter Group / Flying Circus in Africa

By: Wuorio, Eva-Lis; Markey, Morris; Parr, Grant; Palmer, Gretta; Carleton, M.; Donnel Jr., C.; Dounce, H.; Jennings, John

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Liberty Magazine (Canada) Limited: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301G3506

Condition: Good


50 pages. Features: Let Them Be Canadians - encouragement for new Canadians to learn English so they may rise above manual labour jobs; Coming Up - The Light Metal Age - how aluminum, stainless steel and magnesium will change our world's face; Flying Circus in Africa (part 1 of 2) - article and photos of the 57th Fighter Group; What (Characteristics) Will Your Baby Inherit From You?; This is the Army - with eight photos from this wartime movie; King Solomon Knew Women; Soo-Flay; High Hook!; Wheel of Fortune - part 3; Colonel Stoopnagle's Fictionary; Liberty Goes to the Movies; Woman-Talk; and... View more info

Image for From Separation to Unity: Galicia - Halychyna (A Part of Ukraine) - Shevchenko Scientific Society, Ukrainian Studies, Vol. 18, English Studies, Vol. 3

From Separation to Unity: Galicia - Halychyna (A Part of Ukraine) - Shevchenko Scientific Society, Ukrainian Studies, Vol. 18, English Studies, Vol. 3

By: Yaremko, Michael; Manning, Clarence (Introduction)

Price: $495.00

Publisher: Canada, Shevchenko Scientific Society: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112C7306

Condition: Very Good


292 pages. Index. Maps. Map endpapers. "...Presents for the first time in English a history of Galicia (Halychyna) for this part of Ukraine has for centuries had its own history quite distinct from that of the other parts of the country. It has been subjected to other influences, chiefly Western, and it has had to contend for its rights and the rights of its population under conditions very different from those facing the other Ukrainians." - from Introduction. Text divided into the following four parts: The Princely Period (907-1340); Galicia Under Polish Occupation (1349-1772);... View more info

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Defining Science: William Whewell, Natural Knowledge and Public Debate in Early Victorian Britain (Ideas in Context)

By: Yeo, Richard

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, Cambridge University Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 566H4366

ISBN: 0521431824

Condition: Very Good


0521431824 280 pages. References. Index. "William Whewell is now recognized as the first systematic writer on the history and philosophy of science. This book shows how he engaged in metascientific criticism in the early Victorian period, when the social and intellectual status of science and scientists were still matters of contention." Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Dust jacket now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A high-quality copy. View more info

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Imperium: The Philosophy of History and Politics

By: Yockey, Francis Parker

Price: $595.00

Publisher: New York, The Truth Seeker: 1962

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 328A4261

Condition: Very Good


626 pages. Index. First published in 1948. "He sought out a quiet inn at Brittas Bay, Ireland. Isolated, he struggled to begin. Finally, he started to write, and in six months - working entirely without notes, Francis Parker Yockey completed Imperium... (his) only real crime was to write a book, and for this he had to die. " - W. Carto. Bright gilt lettering upon black backstrip. Red ink check mark above author's name on title page and beside Nietzsche's quote on page vii. Introduction extensively marked in red pen. Balance of contents and endpapers unmarked. Light wear. Bind... View more info

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The Battle of Bataan: A History of the 90 Day Siege and Eventual Surrender of 75,000 Filipino and United States Troops to the Japanese in World War

By: Young, Donald J.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, McFarland Publishing: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 661H3438

ISBN: 0899507573

Condition: Very Good


0899507573 381 pages. Footnotes, bibliography, index. Maps. Black and white reproductions of photos. Author's interest in this story began forty years earlier. He searched out everything in print on the subject and in 1980 decided 1980 to write up his own version as he felt there were several voids in the existing and accepted history of the battle. "Based on my research, many of the accepted versions of how, why and when certain things happened during the battle have now been changed, and are revealed for the first time in this book." - Preface. Clean, bright and unmarked with ... View more info

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Secrets From The Sand: My Search For Egypt's Past

By: Zahi A. Hawass

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Harry N. Abrams: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 544G1803

ISBN: 0810945428

Condition: Good


0810945428 269 pages. Index. Blbliography. Glossary. Gloriously illustrated with color photos. Printed on glossy stock. "Takes readers on a personally conducted tour of fascinating sites the author has excavated over the last thirty-three years." - from dust jacket. Average wear. Usual library markings. A sound copy of this wonderful work. View more info

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Expedition to Moscow: Memoir

By: Zolkiewski, Stanislas

Price: $199.99

Publisher: London, Polonica: 1959

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 868H0320

ISBN: 0902064053

Condition: Fair


0902064053 167 pages. Index. Footnotes. Black and white plates. First English edition of the 1920 Polish first edition entitled "Biblioteka Narodowa". "Laconic, yet despite its brevity full of vivid information, it gives a colourful picture of events and the people who took part in them, as well as of the political and military life of Poland and of Muscovy... Gives penetrating insights into the invisible political background and into the motives animating the different participants in the drama." - from Introduction. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival grade B... View more info

The Tradition in North America

By: Zoltvany, Yves F.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, Fitzhenry & Whiteside, Limited: 1972

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 42502672

Condition: Good


233 pages. Sections include: The Origins of New France, 1534-1663; The Royal Regine; Intercolonial Rivalry, 1682-1713; The French Empire at its Height, 1713-1754; The Fall of New France, 1754-1760; The Beginnings of British Rule, 1763-1810. Prior owner's name upon front flyleaf. Some numbers written atop back cover. Light wear. Clean. Nice working copy. View more info

The Little Slaves of the Harp: Italian Child Street Musicians in Nineteenth-Century Paris, London, and New York (McGill-Queen?s Studies in Ethnic History)

By: Zucchi, John E.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Montreal, PQ, Canada, McGill-Queen's University Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 73600662

ISBN: 0773517553

Condition: Fine


0773517553 208 pages including index and bibliography. Virtual slaves, these children were uprooted from their villages in central and southern Italy to perform as barrel-organists, harpists, violinists, fifers, pipers, and animal exhibitors. "This extremely, unusual study, enlivened by photographs, throws a floodlight on ethnic prejudice, cultural constructs of childhood, Tammany Hall politics and 19th-century immigration and working conditions." - Publishers Weekly. Very light wear. Glossy laminated covers. Clean and unmarked. Excellent copy. View more info

Image for Understanding History / Manipulating History: Ernst Zundel Responds to the Atlantic Monthly Article By D.D. Guttenplan Re: The [David] Irving / [Deborah] Lipstadt Trial

Understanding History / Manipulating History: Ernst Zundel Responds to the Atlantic Monthly Article By D.D. Guttenplan Re: The [David] Irving / [Deborah] Lipstadt Trial

By: Zundel, Ernst

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Canada, Samisdat: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 163H3017

Condition: Good


80 pages. "In this booklet, Ernst Zundel replies to an article in the Atlantic Monthly, February 2000 issue. Paragraph pairs are numbered and separated by a line. Mr. Zundel's answers are bolded." - page 1. The article deals with the libel suit brought by historian David Irving against American historian Deborah Lipstadt after she referred to him as "one of the most dangerous spokespersons for Holocaust denial." Pencil underlining and marginalia up to page 31. Average wear. A sound copy. View more info

Ethnic Cleansing - Then and Now: Trying to Make Sense of NATO's Balkan War/The Danube Swabian Story - A Century of Achievement and Injustice

By: Zundel, Ernst; Von Kerney, Franz

Price: $169.95

Publisher: Canada, Samisdat: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 42503698

Condition: Good


40 page. Contains two works. First 11 pages by Zundel. Balance by von Kerney. "These days it is fashionable for the Western/NATO Allies to have their history conveniently start in 1948, after their murdurous blueprint of raping, robbing, expelling and killing 17 million Germans had been successfully completed." - from page 3. Von Kerney's writing begins around 1900 with the Danube Swabian (ethnic German) communities in the Hungarian half of the Austro-Hungarian dual-monarchy. Includes maps and grainy illustrations. This copy was printed by photocopier. We do not know if it is a... View more info

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Reliving the Past: The Worlds of Social History

By: Zunz, Olivier; Tilly, Charles; Cohen, David William; Taylor, William B.; Cohen, David William

Price: $59.89

Publisher: USA, The University of North Carolina Press: 1985

Seller ID: 42504827

ISBN: 0807816582

Condition: Fine


0807816582 334 pages. Bibliography. Index. Reflects the richness of sources, methods, and themes of social history. Clean, bright and unmarked with minimal wear. Very nice copy. View more info

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Slavers of the south seas.

By: [DUNBABIN, THOMAS.]

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Angus & Robertson: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 541H1214

ISBN: B000LXEM64

Condition: Fair


B000LXEM64 xiv, 308 pages. "Blackbirding was full of horrors, of brutalities, of tragedies as was the African slave-trade - and fuller of romance, of heroism, and of self-sacrifice. It was not on such a great scale as the negro slave-trade, nor did it last so long, yet the Queensland slave-trade, which almost depopulated whole islands in the New Hebrides and in the Solomons, was only part of the Pacific slave-trade which may be included under the general term of blackbirding." - from Preface. Author's surname pencilled atop front free endpaper, presumably not by him. Moderate foxin... View more info