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Image for Grandmama of Europe.  The Crowned Descendants of Queen Victoria

Grandmama of Europe. The Crowned Descendants of Queen Victoria

By: Aronson, Theo

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1975

Edition: 3rd Impression

Seller ID: ID303517

ISBN: 0304290637


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Dustjacket is price-clipped. Very faint scattered foxing to book edges. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 353 pages Including a family tree at the rear of the book. View more info

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Black Sea

By: Ascherson, Neal

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID279796

ISBN: 0224041029


Very Good condition. Minor reading crease to spine. Pages lightly tanned. Map to inside of front cover 306 pages This is a book about a great inland sea, and about European history from the time of Herodotus to the fall of Communism and the new world order. View more info

Germans The Biography of an Obsession

By: Bailey, George

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, World Publishing: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID235841

ISBN: 0529048140


Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. DJ has several closed tears to bith upper and lower edges, ranging from lesss than 1 cm to 3cms - no loss. Remainder mark to bottom-edge. Maps to endpapers. 409 pages The chronicle of one man's obsession with Germany View more info

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Napoleon

By: Belloc, Hilaire

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Cassell & Company Ltd: 1934

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: ID298726


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Boards a little mottled. Illustrated with black and white maps. Black and white portrait of Napoleon as frontispiece. 454 pages First cheap edition. View more info

Image for Words of Fire Deeds of Blood The Mob, The Monarchy, and the French Revolution

Words of Fire Deeds of Blood The Mob, The Monarchy, and the French Revolution

By: Bernier, Olivier

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID93390

ISBN: 0316092061


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 452 pages A unique popular history of the French Revolution with colourful, insightful and impassioned recounting of the events that signalled the birth of modern France. View more info

Image for Fragile Glory: a Portrait of France and the French

Fragile Glory: a Portrait of France and the French

By: Bernstein, Richard

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID286740

ISBN: 0370315871


Very Good condition. B/W maps. 349 pages View more info

Image for The Scramble for Africa: The Causes and Dimensions of Empire

The Scramble for Africa: The Causes and Dimensions of Empire

By: Betts, Raymond F. [Edited and with an introduction by]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lexington, D.C. Heath and Company: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID221419


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Some mild age-toning. 88 pages A number of essays by various authors - part of the Problems in European Civilization series. View more info

Image for From Warsaw to Sofia. A History of Eastern Europe

From Warsaw to Sofia. A History of Eastern Europe

By: Bogdan, Henry [Edited by Istvan Fehervary]

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, New Mexico, Pro Libertate Publishing: 1989

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID287891

ISBN: 0962204919


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. B/w maps. 442 pages View more info

Image for The Chains are Broken The Story of Jewish Emancipation

The Chains are Broken The Story of Jewish Emancipation

By: Borchsenius, Poul

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin: 1964

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: ID4306


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Both DJ flap edges and free endpapers have tape stains from a previous owner's plastic covering, otherwise an excellent copy. Translated by Michael Heron. 236pages View more info

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Mussolini

By: Bosworth, R.J.B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Arnold: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID309324

ISBN: 0340809884


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 584 pages View more info

Image for Judaea Weeping. The Jewish struggle against Rome from Pompey to Masada, 63 B.C. to 73 A.D.

Judaea Weeping. The Jewish struggle against Rome from Pompey to Masada, 63 B.C. to 73 A.D.

By: Brauer, George C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Thomas Y.Crowell Company: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID143119


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made, removable plastic sleeve. 296 pages A detailed history of Judaea under Roman rule. One of the only books to look at Roman-Jewish relations from a non-Roman perspective. View more info

Image for The Volunteer Army and Intervention in South Russia 1917-1921

The Volunteer Army and Intervention in South Russia 1917-1921

By: Brinkley, George A.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Notre Dame, Indiana, University of Notre Dame Press: 1966

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: ID296293


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has a piece of clear tape to base of spine & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Bump to lower front corner. Previous owner's neat stamp to front pastedown and title page. 446 pages A study in the politics and diplomacy of the Russian Civil War. View more info

Image for Apostles into Terrorists Women and the Revolutionary Movement in the Russia of Alexander II

Apostles into Terrorists Women and the Revolutionary Movement in the Russia of Alexander II

By: Broido, Vera

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Maurice Temple Smith Ltd: 1979

Edition: 1st Australian Edition

Seller ID: ID257979

ISBN: 0851171621


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 238 pages The story of the women who participated in the Russian revolutionary movement between 1860 and 1880. View more info

Image for In The Shadow Of Florence Provincial Society in Renaissance Pescia

In The Shadow Of Florence Provincial Society in Renaissance Pescia

By: Brown, Judith C.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID85759

ISBN: 0195029933


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good+ in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. 244pages The study of the transformation of Pescia, an ordinary, small impoverished Tuscan medieval town into a flourishing economic centre. View more info

Image for Napoleon and Josephine.  An Improbable Marriage

Napoleon and Josephine. An Improbable Marriage

By: BRUCE, Evangeline

Price: $13.00

Publisher: London, Phoenix Giant: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID205860

ISBN: 1857994892


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 555 pages An improbable marriage! View more info

Image for Not By Bread Alone.  The Thousand Years of the French Revolution

Not By Bread Alone. The Thousand Years of the French Revolution

By: Bullis, Douglas

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Layton, Utah, Gibbs Smith: 1989

Seller ID: ID258870

ISBN: 0879053453


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. 127 pages View more info

Image for France: The Insecure Peace From Versailles to the Great Depression

France: The Insecure Peace From Versailles to the Great Depression

By: Bury, J.P.T.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Macdonald: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID5994

ISBN: 0356039900


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Colour and black & white illustrations. 152 pages. Part of the Library of the 20th Century series. France's reaction to the carnage and devastation of World War gave rise to a bitter and vengeful determination to win the peace. View more info

Robespierre - The Force of Circumstance

By: Carr, John Laurence

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, The History Book Club: 1972

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: ID161189


Octavo. VERY GOOD in VERY GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. Black & white illustrations. 240 pages View more info

Image for The Three Emperors. Three Cousins, Three Empires and the Road to World War One

The Three Emperors. Three Cousins, Three Empires and the Road to World War One

By: Carter, Miranda

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Fig Tree an imprint of Penguin Books: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID307798

ISBN: 0670915564


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Maps to endpapers. 584 pages A brilliant and sometimes hilarious portrait of three men - damaged egotistical Wilhelm, quiet, stubborn Nicholas and anxious, dutiful George. View more info

Image for Privileged Persons.  Four Seventeenth-Century Studies

Privileged Persons. Four Seventeenth-Century Studies

By: Chapman, Hester

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID299942


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Spine lightly sun-faded.Very faint scattered foxing fore edge. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. Stuart Family Tree and Hanoverian Family Tree to endpapers. 320 pages Louis XIII, The Electress of Hanover, Hortense Mancini Duchess Mazarin, Thomas Bruce Earl of Ailesbury. View more info