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Land and Food: 500 Years of Agriculture in Brazil

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Brasilia, Embrapa / Ministry of Agriculture and Supply: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20821

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


Book appears to be new, but (sewn) binding has stretched in the middle from glue drying on the backstrip; in just barely rubbed dj; a beautifully illustrated and produced book; 119 pp; 11.5 x 12.5" View more info

The Riddle of the Compass: The Invention That Changed the World

By: Aczel, Amir D.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: 2001

Seller ID: 45089

ISBN: 0151005060

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Tight unmarked book in crisp dust jacket. ; 8.06 X 5.72 X 0.82 inches; 200 pages View more info

History of the Foundation of the Town of Chamiquin

By: Aguilar, Father Francisco, Friar

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Culber City , California, Labyrinthos: 1988

Edition: First English Language Edition

Seller ID: 19615

ISBN: 0911437304

Condition: Near Fine


About new book, unmarked but for "withdrawn" stamp (estate donation) to front endpaper; in clean brown wraps; 142 pp account of the settlement by Indians of Vera Paz, Guatemala, between the years of 1891-1823. View more info

The Measure of all Things: The Seven-Year Odyssey and Hidden Error That Transformed the World

By: Alder, Ken

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Free Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30093

ISBN: 074321675x

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Stiff unmarked book in dust jacket with a few surface impressions. ; 1.3 x 9.4 x 6.5 Inches; 422 pages View more info

The Bounty The True Story of the Mutiny on the Bounty

By: Alexander, Caroline

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 25196

ISBN: 067003133x

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


About new book, unmarked, in barely rubbed DJ. ; 1.3 x 9.2 x 5.9 Inches; 491 pages View more info

The Bounty The True Story of the Mutiny on the Bounty

By: Alexander, Caroline

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 37326

ISBN: 067003133x

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Tight unmarked book in lightly rubbed dust jacket. ; 1.3 x 9.2 x 5.9 Inches; 491 pages View more info

A Short History to the History and Politics of Southeast Asia

By: Allen, Richard

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford: 1973

Seller ID: 15928

ISBN: 0195008146

Condition: Very Good+


Clean tight unmarked book in card covers with moderate shelfwear. 306 pp View more info

Across the Pond: Chapters from the Atlantic

By: Archibald, Malcolm

Price: $18.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Whittles Pub: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13841

ISBN: 1870325338

Condition: Fine


New book, unmarked, in barely rubbed card covers. 191 pp illustrated. View more info

Latin America A Cultural History

By: Arciniegas, German; John MacLean

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Barrie & Rockliff: the Cresset Press: 1969

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 25687

ISBN: 0214650286

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Tight bright unmarked book in lightly rubbed DJ with light ringed stain to rear panel; 602 pages + 43 page index ; 602 pages View more info

Modern Middle East and North Africa

By: Aroian, Lois A.; Mitchell, Richard P.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan Pub Co: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15227

ISBN: 0023042001

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Tight bright clean book in brown cloth with slight shelfwear and 2 cm surface crack to spine end; 455 pp. Thorough, illustrated with maps and charts. View more info

A Brief History of 1917: Russia's Year of Revolution

By: Bainton, Roy

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Robinson Publishing: 2005

Seller ID: 29912

ISBN: 1841199508

Condition: New


Brief Histories; 0.94 x 7.56 x 5.04 Inches; 320 pages View more info

A History of Thailand

By: Baker, Chris & Pasuk Phongpaichit

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28015

ISBN: 0521016479

Condition: Very Good


Tight clean book in lightly rubbed card covers; underlining to first 14 pages (only) . Illustrated. ; 0.8 x 8.9 x 6 Inches; 320 pages View more info

Taming the Jungle The Men Who Made British Malaya

By: Barr, Pat

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Readers Union: 1977

Seller ID: 22824

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Tight unmarked book with just slight page toning; in crisp bright DJ; 172 pages View more info

The Wonder That Was India A Survey of the Culture of the Indian Sub-Continent before the Coming of the Muslims

By: Basham, A. L.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Grove Press: 1959

Seller ID: 28467

Condition: Very Good


Tight unmarked book with creases along spine; in moderately rubbed card covers. Over 200 half-tone illustrations. ; 568 pages View more info

The Flight of the Intellectuals

By: Berman, Paul

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Melville House: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29647

ISBN: 1933633514

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


ABout new book, read once (by me - excellent) . ; 1.26 x 7.64 x 4.88 Inches; 304 pages View more info

Winged Peace: The Story of the Air Age

By: Bishop, Billy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Toronto, Mcgraw-Hill Ryerson: 1990

Seller ID: 15243

ISBN: 0075510251

Condition: Near Fine


Clean book, unmarked but for name to half-title page; facsimile inscription to ffep signed 'Billy" 183 pp View more info

Buried Alive: The Terrifying History of Our Most Primal Fear

By: Bondeson, Jan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, W W Norton: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18785

ISBN: 039304906x

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New book, unmarked, in crisp dj; 320 pp with illustrations View more info

The Creators A History of Heroes of the Imagination

By: Boorstin, Daniel J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1992

Seller ID: 22816

ISBN: 0394543955

Condition: Near Fine


About new book, unmarked, in barely rubbed card covers. ; 2.5 x 9.4 x 6.1 Inches; 811 pages; By piecing the lives of selected individuals into a grand mosaic, Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Daniel J. Boorstin explores the development of artistic innovation over 3,000 years. A hugely ambitious chronicle of the arts that Boorstin delivers with the scope that made his Discoverers a national bestseller.From the Trade Paperback edition. View more info

Address delivered on March 2nd 1959 at the 6th Neo-Destour Party Congress

By: Bourguiba, Habib

Price: $55.00

Seller ID: 15073

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


About new book, unmarked, in printed card covers with illustrated dj showing just light shelfwear including a nick to lower spine. ; 87 pp illustrated. Text of Bourguiba's 3 hour victory speech. Scarce. View more info

Cleopatra

By: Bradford, Ernle

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics): 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23419

ISBN: 014139014x

Condition: New


New book, unmarked, in crisp glossy card covers; round discoloration to front from sticker pull. Illustrated throughout in b&w. ; Penguin Classic Biography; 0.72 x 9.72 x 7.46 Inches; 279 pages View more info