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For Good and Evil: The Impact of Taxes on the Course of Civilization, Adams, Charles
1 Adams, Charles For Good and Evil: The Impact of Taxes on the Course of Civilization
Lanham, MD Madison Books (1993). 0819186317 / 9780819186317 First Edition Very Good Very Good 
Quarter cloth with gilt lettering to spine. xxi, 530 pages. Illustrated. Bibliography. Index. Dust jacket has a short tear to rear panel. A clean, attractive copy. Inscribed to previous owner and signed by the author. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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2 Anonymous British Columbia Official Centennial Record: 1858-1958 A Century of Progress
Vancouver, Canada Evergreen Press Limited (1957). Very Good 
Pictorial boards. Map endpapers. 176 pp. Illustrated. No dust jacket. Previous owner's name. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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The King Incorporated: Leopold II in the Age of Trusts, Ascherson, Neal
3 Ascherson, Neal The King Incorporated: Leopold II in the Age of Trusts
London George Allen & Unwin (1963). First Edition Very Good Very Good 
310 pp. Illustrated. Bibliography. Details Leopold II's reign with emphasis on the atrocities in the Congo. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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The Character of England, Barker, Ernest (Editor)
4 Barker, Ernest (Editor) The Character of England
London Oxford University Press 1947 First Edition Very Good Very Good 
Blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. xii, 595 pp. Illustrated. Index. Price-clipped dust jacket has small chips and tears. A solid copy. 
Price: 24.95 USD
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5 Bernheim, Marc; Bernheim, Evelyne From Bush to City: A Look at the New Africa
New York Harcourt, Brace & World (1966). First Edition Very Good 
Cloth. 96 pp. Photos. Index. No dust jacket. Light soiling to cloth, minor wear to boards. Contents clean and tight. 
Price: 12.95 USD
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The Last Hundred Years, Blount, C. H. C.
6 Blount, C. H. C. The Last Hundred Years
London Oxford University Press (1956). First Edition Very Good 
Cloth. Map endpapers. 160 pages. Illustrated. Maps. Index. No dust jacket. Inscribed by the author in 1957. A general history, focused mainly on the British Empire, from 1851 to 1951. 
Price: 18.95 USD
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7 Byrnes, James F. Speaking Frankly
New York Harper & Bros. (1947). First Edition Very Good 
Red cloth. Map endpapers. xii, 324 pp. Illustrated. Index. No dust jacket. Previous owner's stamp, spine faded. "With quiet earnestness and an admirable determination to keep from shouting, James F. Byrnes offers a detailed report on his connection with American foreign policy from the days of Yalta..." - NR 
Price: 12.95 USD
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Revolution d'Angleterre, Charles 1er, sa Cour, son Peuple et son Parlement 1630 a 1660, Chasles, Philarete
8 Chasles, Philarete Revolution d'Angleterre, Charles 1er, sa Cour, son Peuple et son Parlement 1630 a 1660
Paris Madame Ve Louis Janet (1844). Very Good 
Text in French. Leather spine. All edges gilt. 262 pp. Illustrated. Bookplate. Amateurish tape repair to spine; lower part of backstrip detached. Some stains to edges of endpapers. Some foxing, mainly to steel-plate engravings. A solid copy. "Histoire anecdotique et pittoresque du mouvement social et de la guerre civile en Angleterre." 
Price: 29.95 USD
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9 Coughlin, William J. Conquered Press: The MacArthur Era in Japanese Journalism
Palo Alto, CA Pacific Books (1952). First Edition Very Good 
Cloth. 165 pp. Bibliography. Index. No dust jacket. A solid copy. 
Price: 12.95 USD
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China's Geographic Foundations: A Survey of the Land and Its People, Cressey, George Babcock
10 Cressey, George Babcock China's Geographic Foundations: A Survey of the Land and Its People
New York McGraw-Hill 1934 Very Good 
Later printing. Cloth with gilt lettering to spine. xvii, 436 pp. Illustrated. Maps, including fold-out map. Bibliography. Index. No dust jacket. Previous owner's name. A clean copy with little wear. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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The War of Conquest: How It Was Waged Here in Mexico, de Sahagun, Bernardino; Anderson, Arthur J.O.; Dibble, Charles E.
11 de Sahagun, Bernardino; Anderson, Arthur J.O.; Dibble, Charles E. The War of Conquest: How It Was Waged Here in Mexico
Salt Lake City, UT The University of Utah Press (1978). 0874801117 / 9780874801118 First Thus Very Good Very Good 
Green cloth. xix, 94 pages. Illustrated. Maps. Previous owner's name and date. Price-clipped dust jacket has chips and tears. Contents clean and tight. 
Price: 44.95 USD
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12 de Varona, Esteban A. Tasco
Mexico, D. F. Union Grafica (1957). Very Good Very Good 
Reprint. Paper covers. 44 pp + b&w photos. Translated by Leonard Cooper. A solid copy with only minor wear. "Brief Historia of the Casa Figueroa" laid in. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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13 Eiguren, Joe V. The Basque History: Past and Present
Nampa, ID Joe V. Eiguren Very Good 
Paper covers. 115 pages. Photos. A solid copy. Book brochre laid in. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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Love and the English, Epton, Nina
14 Epton, Nina Love and the English
Cleveland, OH World (1960). First Edition Fine Very Good 
Red cloth with gilt spine lettering. 390 pp. Illustrated. Tiniest bit of edge wear to jacket. The price is intact. A clean, attractive copy. The history of love in England. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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15 Friedrich, Carl J.; Blitzer, Charles The Age of Power
Ithaca, NY Cornell University Press (1967). Very Good 
Later printing. Trade paperback. Foreword by Edward W. Fox. A solid copy. 
Price: 6.95 USD
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16 Gentles, Frederick; Steinfield, Melvin (Editors) Hangups from Way Back: Historical Myths and Cannons Volume 1
San Francisco Canfield Press (1970). First Edition Very Good 
Trade paperback. ix, 326 pp. A solid copy. Ownership signature of Nevada historian and author James W. Hulse. 
Price: 15.95 USD
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17 Greenfeld, Howard They Came to Paris
New York Crown (1975). 0517518481 / 9780517518489 First Edition Very Good Very Good 
Quarter cloth. xiii, 176 pp. Illustrated. Bibliography. Index. Dust jacket price-clipped. "Briefly discusses the artistic and social climate of Paris during the 1920's and describes the experiences of the many American artists, writers, and musicians who chose to live and work there." 
Price: 9.95 USD
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Sieges de Troyes par les Jesuites, ou Memoires et pieces pour servir a l'histoire de Troyes pendant le 17me siecle, precedes du discours de Jean Passerat, Troyen, prononce au College Royal de Paris en 1594, Grosley, Pierre-Jean
18 Grosley, Pierre-Jean Sieges de Troyes par les Jesuites, ou Memoires et pieces pour servir a l'histoire de Troyes pendant le 17me siecle, precedes du discours de Jean Passerat, Troyen, prononce au College Royal de Paris en 1594
Paris Chez Les Marchands de Nouveautes 1826 Very Good 
Text in French. Leather spine with gilt lettering. Marbled endpapers. xxxvii, 281 pp. Index. Small label to front paste-down, stamp to title page. Chip to upper board. A solid copy. Scarce. 
Price: 49.95 USD
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View of the State of Europe During the Middle Ages, Hallam, Henry
19 Hallam, Henry View of the State of Europe During the Middle Ages
New York D. Appleton 1912 Very Good 
Complete in two volumes. Reprint. Cloth. Bookplates. Introduction by George Lincoln Burr. Index. No dust jackets. Pages are yellowing, but they're not brittle. A solid set. 
Price: 49.95 USD
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Glimpses of Unfamiliar Japan; Glimpses of Unfamiliar Japan, Second Series, Hearn, Lafcadio
20 Hearn, Lafcadio Glimpses of Unfamiliar Japan; Glimpses of Unfamiliar Japan, Second Series
Leipzig Bernhard Tauchnitz Very Good 
Two volumes. Reprint. 1907. 1910. Red cloth with gilt lettering to spines. 319 pp. 320 pp. Small bookseller's label in each volume. Pages are yellowing, but they're not brittle. A clean set with only light wear. 
Price: 32.95 USD
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