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Zarafa - A Giraffe's True Story from Deep in Africa to the Heart of Paris, Allin, Michael
1 Allin, Michael Zarafa - A Giraffe's True Story from Deep in Africa to the Heart of Paris
New York Walker and Company 1998 0802713394 / 9780802713391 First Edition Hardcover F/F 215 pp. 8VO 
Illustrated in black and white. Zarafa the Giraffe, a royal gift to France by the Viceroy of Egypt, fascinates the country and is used by the author to illuminate an age. 
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The Rise and Fall of a Middle Power : Canadian Diplomacey from King to Mulroney, Andrew, Arthur
2 Andrew, Arthur The Rise and Fall of a Middle Power : Canadian Diplomacey from King to Mulroney
Toronto James Lorimer 1993 1550284304 / 9781550284300 First Edition Hardcover Fine 186 pp. 8VO 
Bound in glossy boards. A fine copy. 
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Concise Dictionary of American History, Andrews, Wayne (editor)
3 Andrews, Wayne (editor) Concise Dictionary of American History
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1962 Hardcover Vg+/Good 1158 pp. 4TO 
One volume abridgement of the 6 volume Dictionary of American History. Over 22000 authoritative articles. Jacket worn with a piece missing from both front and rear panels. A very heavy book. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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The Europe of the Capitals 1600-1700, Argan, Giulio Carlo
4 Argan, Giulio Carlo The Europe of the Capitals 1600-1700
Geneva Skira 1964 First Edition in English Hardcover F/VG 222 pp. Folio 
A magnificently illustrated history of the rise of Europe's capital cities with the development of the nation-state. Light wear and creasing to protected jacket. 
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The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft. Volume VI: The History of Central America Vol. I: 1501 - 1530, Bancroft, Hubert Howe
5 Bancroft, Hubert Howe The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft. Volume VI: The History of Central America Vol. I: 1501 - 1530
San Francisco A L Bancroft 1883 First Editions Hardcover VG and Fine 8VO 
Beautifully bound with full tree-calf boards with decorated outline ruling, AEG, raised bands and gilt decorations on spine, marbled endpapers. HOWEVER, the front board is completely detached, Apart from that there is some scuffing to the rear board and the corners are worn. And with all that, an immensely attractive volume. 
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Forgotten Wars : The End of Britain's Asian Empire, Bayly, Christopher & Tim Harper
6 Bayly, Christopher & Tim Harper Forgotten Wars : The End of Britain's Asian Empire
London Allen Lane 2007 0713997826 / 9780713997828 First Edition Hardcover Very Good/Fine 674 pp. 8VO 
The creation of a new Asia as the British Empire came to an end In the years following World War II. Almost unnoticeably ex-library with minimal marking and wear. A heavy book. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Age of Chivalry, Bryant, Arthur
7 Bryant, Arthur The Age of Chivalry
1963 Collins 1963 First Edition Hardcover F/VG 8VO 
Story of the High Middle Ages in England between the reigns of Edward I and Richard II. Maps. Owner's Inscription. 
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Pioneer Laymen of North America - 2 volumes, Campbell, Rev T J, SJ
8 Campbell, Rev T J, SJ Pioneer Laymen of North America - 2 volumes
New York The America Press 1915 First Edition Hardcover VG 287,324 pp. 8VO 
Black and white illustrations. Bound in green cloth with gilt titling on spine and gilt vignette on front covers. . Ex-convent library with usual markings, tape residue on spines. 
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Brtions : Forging the Nation 1707-1837, Colley, Linda
9 Colley, Linda Brtions : Forging the Nation 1707-1837
New Haven Yale University Press 1992 0300057377 / 9780300057379 First Edition Hardcover F/NF 429 pp. 8VO 
The buildng of modern Britain. Well illustrated in black and white. Very light wear to unpriceclipped jacket. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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The Germans, Craig, Gordon A
10 Craig, Gordon A The Germans
New York Putnam 1982 Book Club Edition Hardcover Vg/Vg 350 pp. 8VO 
Recent German history. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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The English in the West Indies, Froude, James Anthony
11 Froude, James Anthony The English in the West Indies
London Longmans Green 1888 New Edition Hardcover VG 328 pp. 12MO 
Bound in full maroon calf with gilt ruling on covers, spine bands with gilt decorated compartments, spine label, marbled endpapers and edges. Illustrated with frontis, title vignette ,7 other very attractive woodcuts and map. A solid copy with some scuffing and edgewear and dampstaining on rear cover which has affected the last twenty pages. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Bayonets at St Cloud : The Story of the 18th Brumaire, Goodspeed, D J
12 Goodspeed, D J Bayonets at St Cloud : The Story of the 18th Brumaire
Toronto Macmillan 1965 First Edition Hardcover NF/VG 192 pp. 8VO 
Light wear to priceclipped jacket. 
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The Visible Past : Recent Archaeological Discoveries of Greek and Roman History, Grant, Michael
13 Grant, Michael The Visible Past : Recent Archaeological Discoveries of Greek and Roman History
New York Macmillan 1990 0684191245 / 9780684191249 First Edition Hardcover Fine/Fine 258 pp. 8VO 
Illustrated with black and white photos. A fine copy in fine unpriceclipped jacket. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Gladstone and Palmerston, Guedela, Philip
14 Guedela, Philip Gladstone and Palmerston
New York Harper 1928 First Edition Hardcover VG 8VO 
The Correspondence of Lord Palmerston with MR Gladstone 1851-1865. Nice Tight copy. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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Pioneer Travel in Upper Canada, Guillet, Edwin C
15 Guillet, Edwin C Pioneer Travel in Upper Canada
Toronto University of Texas 1972(1933) 802060528 Trade Paperback Softcover NF in Wraps 241 pp. 8VO 
Excerpted from Early Life in Upper Canada. Very light wear. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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THE CIVILIZATION OF EUROPE IN THE RENAISSANCE, Hale, Johne
16 Hale, Johne THE CIVILIZATION OF EUROPE IN THE RENAISSANCE
New York Atheneum 1994 First Trade Paperback Softcover VG in Wraps 648 pp. 8VO 
Comprehensive with many black and white illustrations. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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A History of the Life and Voyages of Christopher Columbus  - 4 Volumes, IRVING,WASHINGTON
17 IRVING,WASHINGTON A History of the Life and Voyages of Christopher Columbus - 4 Volumes
London John Murray 1828 First Edition Hardcover VG 8VO 
Four volumes bound in half calf with blue cloth boards. Marbled endpapers and edges, gilt decorations and red morocco spine labels. Large foldout maps in volumes one and two. Leather is generally worn but very solid. Volume 2 has been rebacked with original spine laid on and rear cloth replaced. Spine label missing from volume one. All volumes tight with contents in excellent condition. BAL 10123. 
Price: 295.00 USD
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The Charities of London, 1480-1660. the aspirations and the achievements of the urban society., Jordan, W.K.
18 Jordan, W.K. The Charities of London, 1480-1660. the aspirations and the achievements of the urban society.
New York Russel Sage Foundation 1960 First Edition Hardcover VG 463 pp. 8VO 
A bright uncirculating ex-library copy with minimal markings. Missing FEP. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Builders and Pioneers of Australia, Jose, Arthur
19 Jose, Arthur Builders and Pioneers of Australia
London J M Dent 1928 First Edition Hardcover VG 220 pp. 8VO 
Lightly worn ex-library copy with usual interior and exterior artifacts. In the original gilt stamped, ribbed, marooon cloth. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Russia and the west under Lenin and Stalin, Kennan, George F
20 Kennan, George F Russia and the west under Lenin and Stalin
Boston Little Brown 1961 BCE Edition Hardcover VG 411 pp. 8VO 

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