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Near Fine/Not Issued. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall World History 2 volumes. 16 engravings, some double fold-out by Hogarth. Vellum ruled in gilt on edges, and with lables on spines. Very clean and bright. There was a small repair to upper rt corner of title page in Vol. one. Edges marbled. Vol. one Frontis and title page (XIV) 424pp plus index. Vol. two. 446pp plus index and errata. There is a acidic burn to upper rt corner of title page with very little loss. Attractive set. 8vo measuring 8-1/2 by 5 ...
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Near Fine/Not Issued. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall Fine Binding Arranged from His Own Manuscripts, from Family Papers, and from Personal Recollections. 3 Vols. Bound in beautiful 1/4 calf with marbled boards. spine is six (6) compartments, tooled and seperated with ruled gilt. The set is in Near Fine condition. Vol 1 is 360pp, Vol 2 is 400pp and vol. 3 is 436pp which includes a dedication of sorts. Very light wear to all 3 volumes.
Very Good/Very Good. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall 0-312-01691-3 Scholarly Book Describes the profound structural change in Japan's agriculture from its politically marginalized, economically fragmented, traditional labor-intensive post-war mode of production., nice clean text, charts/graphs, some wear to dj, 222pp. w/index.
Publisher: Macmillan Caribbean, London
Date published: 1984
Description: Very Good/Not Issued. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" Tall 0-333-17132-2 Trade History of the Bahamas in story form, from their earliest beginnings to the moment of their Independence., nice clean text, photographs, illustrations, maps, very light minor foxing to edges, 294pp. w/index. Read More
Publisher: University Pressof Colorado, Colorado
Date published: 1995
Description: Very Good/Very Good. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall 0-87081-360-9 Archaeology/Antropology Davies chronicals early Spanish events and sources and reviews modern scholarship including recent scientific studies, Inca political history, economy, administration, religion, art, architecture, and daily life. 259pp. with index, map. Read More
Edition: New Edition
Publisher: Macmillan, New York
Date published: 1925
Description: Very Good/Not Issued. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall Antiques/Collecting 476 pp., index, b&w photos and illustrations. Very Good clean and tight. corners lightly bumped. decorative cover w/gold title and illustration, Read More