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Heisenberg in the Atomic Age; Science and the Public Square
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Heisenberg in the Atomic Age; Science and the Public Square

By CARSON, CATHRYN

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in glossy pictorial boards.. Octavo. 6.25 x 9.625 in. xvi + [viii], 541 + [1] pp.

$40.00

Paolo Giovio: The Historian and the Crisis of Sixteenth-Century Italy
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Paolo Giovio: The Historian and the Crisis of Sixteenth-Century Italy

By ZIMMERMANN, T.C. PRICE

Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1995. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in black cloth, stamped in gilt and metallic red on spine, and fine printed dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.5 x 9.5 in. xii + [ii], 391 + [3] pp.

$50.00

Wallenstein: His Life Narrated by Golo Mann
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Wallenstein: His Life Narrated by Golo Mann

By MANN, GOLO

New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1976. First American Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Previous ownership signature on half-title, otherwise fine in original quarter-cloth and near fine pictorial dust jacket.. Large octavo. 6.25 x 9.5 in. 909 + [1] pp. Endpaper maps. Translated by Charles Kessler.

$20.00

Wooden Eyes: Nine Reflections on Distance
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Wooden Eyes: Nine Reflections on Distance

By GINZBURG, CARLO

New York: Columbia University Press, 2001. First American Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in light green boards and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.25 x 9.25 in. xviii, 264 pp. Illustrated with a suite of reproductions of black & white photographs. Translated by Martin Ryle and Kate Soper. Published as part of the European Perspectives Series in Social Thought and Cultural Criticism, edited by Lawrence D. Kritzman.

$30.00

The Huancavelica Mercury Mine: A Contribution to the History of the Bourbon Renaissance in the Spanish Empire
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The Huancavelica Mercury Mine: A Contribution to the History of the Bourbon Renaissance in the Spanish Empire

By WHITAKER, ARTHUR PRESTON

Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1941. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near fine in original black cloth, titled in blind on upper cover and lettered in gilt on spine.. Octavo. 5.5 x 8 in. xiii + [iii], 150 pp. A bright copy.

$25.00

Isidore of Seville's History of the Kings of the Goths, Vandals, and Suevi
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Isidore of Seville's History of the Kings of the Goths, Vandals, and Suevi

By ISIDORE OF SEVILLE

Leiden: E.J. Brill, 1967. Reprint. Paperback. Near fine in original printed wrappers.. Duodecimo. 5.25 x 7.75 in. viii, 46 pp. Translated by Guido Donini and Gordon B. Ford Jr.

$30.00

Capturing the Horizon: The Historical Geography of Transportation since the Sixteenth Century
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Capturing the Horizon: The Historical Geography of Transportation since the Sixteenth Century

By VANCE, JAMES E.

Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1990. First Paperback Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Near fine in original pictorial wrappers.. Small quarto. 7.25 x 9.25 in. xvi, 660 pp. With several black & white illustrations. Somewhat heavy-may require extra postage.

$30.00

Layers of Time: A History of Ethiopia
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Layers of Time: A History of Ethiopia

By HENZE, PAUL B.

London: Hurst & Company, 2000. First Paperback Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Near fine in original pictorial wrappers.. Octavo. 5.375 x 8.375 in. xxiv, 372 pp. With several black & white illustrations.

$25.00

The Rage and the Pride
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The Rage and the Pride

By FALLACI, ORIANA

New York: Rizzoli, 2001. First English Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original grey boards, titles in gilt, and fine dust jacket.. Small octavo. 5.5 x 8.25 in. 187 pp.

$20.00

Historians in the Middle Ages
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Historians in the Middle Ages

By SMALLEY, BERYL

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1975. First American Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near fine in original burgundy cloth and near fine price-clipped pictorial dust jacket.. Large octavo. 7 x 9.5 in. 202 pp. With 99 illustrations, 10 in color.

$25.00

Journey by Stages: Some Account of the People who Travelled by Stage-Coach and Mail in the Years between 1660 and 1840
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Journey by Stages: Some Account of the People who Travelled by Stage-Coach and Mail in the Years between 1660 and 1840

By MARGETSON, STELLA

London: Cassell, 1967. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near fine in original green cloth and very good pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 6 x 8.5 in. 230 pp. With a suite of black & white and color illustrations.

$25.00

Ghosts in the Middle Ages: The Living and the Dead in Medieval Society
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Ghosts in the Middle Ages: The Living and the Dead in Medieval Society

By SCHMITT, JEAN-CLAUDE

Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998. First Paperback Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Near fine in original pictorial wrappers.. Octavo. 5.75 x 8.75 in. xiii, 290 pp. Translated by Teresa Lavender Fagan.

$20.00

The Decline of Hell: Seventeeth-Century Discussions of Eternal Torment
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The Decline of Hell: Seventeeth-Century Discussions of Eternal Torment

By WALKER, D.P.

Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1964. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near fine in original beige cloth, very mild foxing to head of text-block, and near fine pictorial dust jacket, light tide-mark to foot of rear panel.. Octavo. 5.75 x 8.5 in. vii, 272 pp.

$35.00

Primitive, Archaic and Modern Economies
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Primitive, Archaic and Modern Economies

By PALANYI, KARL

Garden City, NY: Anchor / Doubleday, 1968. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Near fine in original pictorial wrappers mild shelfwear to foot of spine.. Mass market paperback. 4 x 7 in. liv, 346 pp. Paperback original.

$125.00

War & Peace & War: The Life Cycles of Imperial Nations
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War & Peace & War: The Life Cycles of Imperial Nations

By TURCHIN, PETER

New York: Pi Press, 2006. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original blue paper-covered boards and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.25 x 9.25 in. viii; 405 pp.

$25.00

The Confessionalization of Humanism in Reformation Germany
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The Confessionalization of Humanism in Reformation Germany

By RUMMEL, ERIKA

Oxford / New York: Oxford University Press, 2000. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original black paper-covered boards and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.5 x 9.5 in. 211 pp.

$25.00

Ancient Scottish Weapons etc.
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Ancient Scottish Weapons etc.

By DRUMMOND, JAMES and JOSEPH ANDERSON

Edinburgh and London: George Waterston and Sons, 1881. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very good in original brown quarter-morocco, lettered in gilt with sword and shield illustration tooled in blind on spine, over dark green cloth, beveled boards; green endpapers, top edge gilt, other edges rough-cut. Front and rear hinges neatly fortified with green book-repair tape. Very light wear to extremities and very light soiling throughout. Gilt titling bright, handsome leather binding well preserved; chromolithographs powerful and bright.. Folio. 32.5 x 41.5 cm. [iv], 26, [iv] pp. + plates. Fully illustrated with 54 chromolithographic plates from James Drummond, each accompanied by a leaf describing the illustration. With an introduction and descriptive notes by Joseph Anderson (1832-1916), Scottish antiquarian who served as custodier of the National Museum of Antiquities in Edinburgh from 1869 until his death. Color plates made from Drummond's drawings, which here include targets, broad swords, dirks, glaives, war axes, bagpipes, harps, among several other implements. Limited edition, hand-numbered on recto of half-title: 308 of 500 copies printed. Very nice copy of a singular and scarce title.

$2000.00

A Millenium of Amsterdam: Spatial History of a Marvellous City
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A Millenium of Amsterdam: Spatial History of a Marvellous City

By FEDDES, FRED

Bussum, Netherlands: Thoth, 2012. First Edition, First Printing. Fine in original flexible pictorial covers.. Large octavo. 7 x 9.75 in. 367 pp. Fully illustrated in black & white and color with reproductions of photographs, maps, engravings, etc. Translated into English by Don Mader.

$50.00

Peadar O'Donnell
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Peadar O'Donnell

By HEGARTY, PETER

Dublin, Ireland: Mercier Press, 1999. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Fine in original pictorial wrappers.. Octavo. 5.25 x 8.5 in. 334 pp.

$25.00

Rasputin: Faith, Power, and the Twilight of the Romanovs
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Rasputin: Faith, Power, and the Twilight of the Romanovs

By SMITH, DOUGLAS

New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2016. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original grey paper-covered boards and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. xx; 817 pp. Illustrated with reproductions of black & white photographs.

$20.00

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