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1 Ceram, C. W. Gods, Graves, and Scholars. The Story of Archaeology. [translated from the German by E.B. Garside]
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1962 B0007FKVQG Hardcover VG/VG; Light wear to edges; DJ somewhat sun-faded on spine  
Stories of the great archaeological finds, i. E. , Pompeii, Troy, Tutamkhamen, Ninevah, the Mayan ruins in Yucatan, etc. Includes 49 photographs & 72 drawings; 8vo; 428 + xvi pp  
Price: 9.00 USD
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University in the Forest :  The Story of Drew University , Cunningham, John T.
2 Cunningham, John T. University in the Forest : The Story of Drew University
Afton Pub. Co 1972 B0006D86XE 1st Edition Hardcover VG/VG; Gift inscription on tp; a few small tears on edges of DJ; tight and clean  
History of the University since its founding as a Methodist Theological school in the woodlands near Madison, NJ to its present day status as a liberal arts ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 288 pp  
Price: 9.00 USD
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3 Curzon, Robert Ancient monasteries of the East Embracing visits to monasteries in the Levant
New York A.S. Barnes & Co 1854 B00087FWE4 1st American Edition Hardcover G+; Bound in brown embossed boards, title in gilt on spine rubbed off, wear to edges; frontispiece & tp foxed, rest of the text clean, binding tight  

Robert Curzon (1810-1873) , also known as the 14th Baron Zouche, was a British diplomat and book-collector. Between 1834 and 1837, Curzon visited Egypt, Syria, Albania and Athos in order to examine and collect ancient manuscripts. This work details his visits and his search for ancient manuscripts. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 390 pp  
Price: 145.00 USD

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The Search for Africa:  History, Culture, Politics , Davidson, Basil
4 Davidson, Basil The Search for Africa: History, Culture, Politics
Times Books 1994 0812922786 / 9780812922783 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover NF/NF; Like new, never read  
A collection of twenty essays on the Africanism, Eurocentrism, and the historical role of Africa includes essays on the roots and contribution s of Africa's ancient kingdoms, the curse of Columbus, and other topics; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 373 pp  
Price: 12.00 USD
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A History Of Wales , Davies, John
5 Davies, John A History Of Wales
Allen Lane/Penquin Press 1993 0713990988 / 9780713990980 Book Club Edition ?; 1st Printing Hardcover VG+/VG; Closed tear in DJ at top of spine; no price on DJ  
Comprehensive history from the end of Ice Age to modern politics; detailed extensive index; 8vo; 718 pp  
Price: 9.00 USD
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The New Human Interest Library. Vol. V. Around The World , Farquhar, S. E. (Ed. )
6 Farquhar, S. E. (Ed. ) The New Human Interest Library. Vol. V. Around The World
Chicago Midland Press 1930 3rd Printing Hardcover VG-/NONE; Bound in purple with paste on illustration, somewhat sun-faded on spine; tight and clean  
The history and geography of the major nations and continents of the world ; 8vo; 416 pp  
Price: 12.50 USD
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7 Green, Jonathon Chasing the Sun: Dictionary-Makers and the Dictionaries They Made
New York Henry Holt & Co 1996 0805034668 / 9780805034660 1st American Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover VG+/VG+  
Great history of lexicons from clay tablets to CD-ROMs and the political and linguistic debates that surrounded all these various works ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 510 pp  
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In War's Dark Shadow :  The Russians before the Great War , Lincoln, W. Bruce
8 Lincoln, W. Bruce In War's Dark Shadow : The Russians before the Great War
New York Dial Press 1983 0385274092 / 9780385274098 Book Club Edition Hardcover VG/G+; Bound in maroon, light wear to edges; DJ worn on edges, rubbed with small tears  
Detailed history of Russia during the pivotal period in her history of 1891- 1914 ; 8vo; 557 pp  
Price: 6.00 USD
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The Boer War , Pakenham, Thomas
9 Pakenham, Thomas The Boer War
New York Random House 1979 0394427424 / 9780394427423 1st US Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover G+/VG-; Bound in maroon cloth, the last 50 pages (in the Notes) wavy on the edge from old moisture damage  
Well researched narrative, based on first hand accounts, includes many photographs, detailed notes and index; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 718 pp  
Price: 10.00 USD
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Cairo , Raymond, Andre
10 Raymond, Andre Cairo
Cambridge Harvard University Press 2000 0674003160 / 9780674003163 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover VG+/NF; Bookstore stamp on bottom edge  
A history of the city of Cairo from its founding in 642 through the 1990's; includes bibliographical references and index; translated by Willard Wood; 8vo; 436 pp  
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Sex In History , Tannahill, Reay
11 Tannahill, Reay Sex In History
New York Stein & Day 1980 0812825802 / 9780812825800 Book Club Edition Hardcover VG+/VG-; Light wear to edges of DJ, small tear along spine  
A classic examination of sex and how it has shaped society's vast underpinning of religion and law, war and revoluton, imperial adventure, art, secular morality, and politics; 8vo; 480 pp  
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Other Days  Being chronicles and memories of the stage , Winter, William
12 Winter, William Other Days Being chronicles and memories of the stage
New York Moffat, Yard And Company 1909 B00089NI6Q 2nd Printing Hardcover VG+; Bound in dark blue ribbed cloth; light wear to edges, top edge gilded  
William Winter (1836-1917) was an American essayist, dramatic critic and historian and is best known for his long and productive career as a critic and historian of the American stage. This is an account of his memories of various actors and actress of the American stage during the late 19th century; 389 pp  
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