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Image for The Andean Republics: Bolivia, Chile, Ecuador, Peru

The Andean Republics: Bolivia, Chile, Ecuador, Peru

By: Johnson, William Weber

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Time Inc.: 1965

Seller ID: 002088

Condition: Very Good


160 pages; maps and illustrations. A good perspective on the states' histories and a perspective from which to view them now. View more info

Image for Georgia: From Rabun Gap to Tybee Light

Georgia: From Rabun Gap to Tybee Light

By: Kahn, E.J., Jr.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Atlanta, Cherokee Publishing Company: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002973

ISBN: 0-87797-045-9

Condition: Fine


100 pages; several b&w illustrations. "... delightful glimpses of the state and its people. These perceptive vignettes should do much to dispel the ludicrous stereotyped image which many ... have ...." Dustjacket is rubbed and chipped along its top edge. View more info

Image for The Face of Estonia: Estonia in Picture and Word

The Face of Estonia: Estonia in Picture and Word

By: Kangro, Bernard; Valev Uibopuu; Ants Oras (Foreword)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Lund, Sweden, Eesti Kirjanike Kooperatiiv: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002097

Condition: Very Good


120 pages; b&w photographs with commentary throughout. Gift inscription on the front free endpaper: presented to the previous owner on the 50th anniversary of Estonian Independence, February 24, 1968. View more info

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The Book of Alfred Kantor

By: Kantor, Alfred; John Wykert (Preface)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Alfred Kantor

Seller ID: 003030

ISBN: 07-033275-4

Condition: Very Good


24 pages memoir;127 pages Kantor's watercolors full-page color; 7 pages watercolors' descriptive captions.. Kantor recalls his days in concentration camps Terezin, Auschwitz, and Schwarzheide where he sketched to firm his memory. Upon liberation he created watercolors from his remembered sketches. The watercolor pages are facsimile of the book in which he drew. Inscribed on the front free endpaper by Kantor. That endpaper is discolored by offset and other. Otherwise, nearly fine condition. View more info

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Craft in the Machine Age, 1920-1945: The History of Twentieth Century American Craft

By: Kardon, Janet (Editor); essays by Rosemarie Haag Bletter, Kate Carmel, Harvey Green, Janet Kardon, [et al]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003956

ISBN: 0810919680

Condition: Fine


304 pages; 10 essays on the history and development of American craft; numerous color plates of all types of craft. As new condition. View more info

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Doctors of The Old West: A Pictorial History of Medicine on the Frontier

By: Karolevitz, Robert F.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Bonanza: 1967

Seller ID: 002962

ISBN: 0-517-170566

Condition: Very Good


192 pages; b&w photographs, drawings, news clippings, throughout. Not so long ago. Clean throughout. View more info

Image for The Life and Works of John Davis, 1774-1853

The Life and Works of John Davis, 1774-1853

By: Kellogg, Thelma Louise, M.A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Orono, Maine, University of Maine: 1924

Seller ID: 002295

Condition: Very Good


139 pages; bibliography. An English writer who is associated with popularizing the story of Pocahontas. The Maine Bulletin, Vol. XXVI, June, 1924. View more info

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Cowboys and Cattlemen / A Roundup from Montana, The Magazine of Western History

By: Kennedy, Michael S.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House Publishers: 1964

Seller ID: 000871

Condition: Very Good


364 pages; illustrated throughout most often with photographs; illustrated endpapers. An anthology of articles from the historical magazine, Montana, focusing on the post-Civil War era, the period known as the "Beef Bonanza". Pioneers, cowboys, Eastern investors, immigrants, cattle kings, barbed wire. Contents and binding clean and tight; jacket whole but worn and repaired on the verso with tape. View more info

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Rediscovering America

By: Kennedy, Roger G.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000951

ISBN: 0-395-55109-9

Condition: Fine


398 pages; illustrated throughout in color and black and white. Filled with surprises: a long narrative of people, places, and events that will make you say "I didn't know about her/him/that." A National Trust for Historic Preservation book. View more info

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Imaging the Arctic

By: King, J.C.H. and Henrietta Lidchi (Edited by)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Seattle, University of Washington Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004986

ISBN: 0295077248

Condition: Fine


256 pages; numerous illustrations, b&w photo reproductions. Not what is no longer, rather what has been. "The versimilitude of photographs encourages webs of memories to be spun around them." How has the visual image contributed to the way the Arctic has been imagined. Clean throughout; tight binding. View more info

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Crescent and Star: Turkey Between Two Worlds

By: Kinzer, Stephen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004805

ISBN: 0374131430

Condition: Fine


252 pages. The author was/is the New York Times bureau chief in Istanbul. Clean throughout; tight binding. View more info

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The Worst Team Money Could Buy: The Collapse of the New York Mets

By: Klapisch, Bob and John Harper

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002897

ISBN: 0-679-41975-6

Condition: Fine


284 pages; Bobby Bonilla, Bret Saberhagen, Vince Coleman and losing ugly. View more info

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The City, A Global History

By: Kotkin, Joel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library, Random House: 2005

Edition: Advance Uncorrected Proof

Seller ID: 003924

ISBN: 0679603360

Condition: Good


205 pages; no illustrations. Advance Uncorrected Proof. Includes Preface, Introduction, Chronology, 17 Chapters in 6 Parts, Conclusion, Notes, Suggested Reading. Index is absent. Entirely clean within, as new; foredge stained. View more info

Image for Alexander von Humboldt: Wissenschaftler, Weltbürger, Revolutionär

Alexander von Humboldt: Wissenschaftler, Weltbürger, Revolutionär

By: Krätz, Otto

Price: $60.00

Publisher: München, Callwey: 1997

Seller ID: 003425

ISBN: 3766712829

Condition: Very Good


214 pages; numerous illustrations, color and b&w. The life and many accomplishments of the naturalist, explorer, scientist, citizen. Clean throughout, no marks or tears, nearly fine. View more info

Image for A Good Start: The Aussteier or Dowry

A Good Start: The Aussteier or Dowry

By: Lasansky, Jeannette

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Lewisburg, PA, Oral Traditions Project of the Union County Historical Society: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002797

ISBN: 0-8122-8261-2

Condition: Very Good


88 pages; illustrated. The evolution of the dowry as practiced by rural Pennsylvania-Germans, Anglo-Saxon farm families and Amish from the mid-eighteenth century to present. View more info

Image for Beyond East and West: Memoirs, Portraits and Essays

Beyond East and West: Memoirs, Portraits and Essays

By: Leach, Bernard

Price: $26.00

Publisher: New York, Watson-Guptill: 1978

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 002840

ISBN: 0-8230-0485-6

Condition: Very Good


320 pages; 24 b&w illustrations; 17 figures (line drawings); map; chronology; index. A far reaching autobiography that touches upon all levels of his wide experience and his life. View more info

Image for O Brasil e Sua Politica de Marinha Mercante

O Brasil e Sua Politica de Marinha Mercante

By: Leal, Jose Carlos

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Brasil, SOBENA: 1978

Seller ID: 004857

ISBN: no

Condition: Very Good


61 pages, including Apendice of 26 pages; 12 preliminary pages. Pp. 13-33 the discourse by the author. Inscribed by the author to a friend. Clean throughout; tight binding. View more info

Image for The New Nation: The Creation of the United States in Paintings and Eyewitness Accounts . The Art of Mort Künstler

The New Nation: The Creation of the United States in Paintings and Eyewitness Accounts . The Art of Mort Künstler

By: Lengel, Edwaed G.; David Hackett Fischer (Foreword)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Sterling: 2014

Seller ID: 005163

ISBN: 1454907738

Condition: Fine


196 pages; numerous color reproductions of Künstler's paintings. While Künsler has been described as the greatest painter of America's Civil War this book focuses on the War for Independence. Excellent descriptive text joins the paintings. Clean and bright throughout. View more info

Image for The Museum: One Hundred Years and The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Museum: One Hundred Years and The Metropolitan Museum of Art

By: Lerman, Leo; Thomas P.F. Hoving (Introduction)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002089

ISBN: 670-49563-8

Condition: Very Good


400 pages; numerous illustrations, art and historical. An enjoyable read; an enjoyable browse: a perspective on the history of the nation and New York City as well as a detailed report on the Museum. Dustjacket corner is chipped. View more info

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Florence, a Portrait

By: Levey, Michael

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts, Harvard University Press: 1996

Edition: 1st U.S Edition

Seller ID: 002289

ISBN: 0-674-30657-0

Condition: Fine


498 pages; 50 color plates; numerous b&w illustrations. They don't and didn't come for fun, for a papal benediction, to tread antique ruins. They come "to encounter a unique experience, the explosion of art and culture which we call the Renaissance." An extensive section, "Books for Further Reading". View more info