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Jón Leifs and the Musical Invention of Iceland (Music, Nature, Place)

by Ingólfsson, Árni Heimir

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Commonwealth Books
Published
2019
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780253044044
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$50.00

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Indiana University Press, 2019. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. Laminated paper-covered boards (hardcover). 383 pp. Light wear to exterior. Light soiling to page edges. Very good, no jacket.
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Records in One-Mover Chess Construction Tasks

by Cross, William

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Commonwealth Books
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780901911018
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$50.00

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The Q Press, 1970. Soft Cover. Very Good. Limited edition, number 207 of 250. 8vo. Stapled wraps. 8 pp. Wraps sunned at spine and edges. Very good.
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Fairy Chess Problems

by Gibbins, N. M.

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Commonwealth Books
Published
1946
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$65.00

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Stroud News Publishing Ltd., 1946. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Stapled wraps. 8 pp. Black and white illustrations. Wraps with light soiling and wrinkling, and some small closed tears at the top edges, including a half-inch closed tear that affects both covers and all the pages. Very good minus.
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Reciprocal Stalemate

by Selman, John

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Commonwealth Books
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9789072939081
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$25.00

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University of Limburg, 1991. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Green wraps. 30 pp., printed rectos only. Illustrated with examples. Light fading to edges, else very good.
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The Fairy Chess Review, Vol. 4, No. 3, November 28, 1939

by Kemp, C. E., edited

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Commonwealth Books
Published
1939
Condition
Good
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$150.00

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Stroud News Publishing Ltd., 1939. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo. Stapled wraps. 21-68 pp. . Illustrated with examples, Covers detached but present with chipping at edges. Dampstaining visible to top edges and fore-edges throughout. Good only. Scarce.
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Images of Rape: The 'Heroic' Tradition and its Alternatives

by Wolfthal, Diane

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Commonwealth Books
Published
1999
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780521583114
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$75.00

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Cambridge University Press, 1999. Hardcover. Very Good. Tall 8vo. Cloth. 286 pp. Black and whilte illustrations. Light shelfwear, jacket lightly sunned at edges, and with a one-inch closed tear at top of rear flap, else very good plus in a very good jacket.
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Caissa's Fairy Tales

by Dawson, T. R.

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Commonwealth Books
Published
1947
Condition
Very Good
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$50.00

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Stroud News Publishing Ltd., 1947. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Stapled green wraps. 37 pp. Illustrated with examples. Bottom of spine bumped. Wraps with light wear at edges, and light sun-fading to spine and edges. Very good.
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C. M. Fox, His Problems

by Dawson, T. R., edited

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Commonwealth Books
Published
1936
Condition
Very Good
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$40.00

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n.p., 1936. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Stapled wraps. 23 pp. Wraps sunned at spine and edges, with splits at head and tail of spine. Very god minus
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Geschichtsbilder Fur Pagane Und Christen (Beitrage Zur Altertumskunde) (German Edition)

by Sehlmeyer, Markus

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Commonwealth Books
Published
2009
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9783110220087
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$85.00

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De Gruyter, 2009. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. Gray cloth. 375 pp. Text in German. Light shelfwear. Corners bumped. Front cover with a small pen mark and some small dampstains. Very good, no jacket.
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$85.00
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Ams Pr Inc, 1989. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. Burgundy cloth. 197 pp. Light shelfwear. Corners bumped. Bookplate to front pastedown. Very good, no jacket.
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$75.00
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Blindfold Chess: History, Psychology, Techniques, Champions, World Records, and Important Games

by Eliot Hearst; John Knott

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Commonwealth Books
Published
2008
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780786434442
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$40.00

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McFarland, 2008. Hardcover. Near Fine. 8vo. Blue cloth. 437 pp. Light shelfwear. Slight bumping to corners. Bar code sticker to rear board. Very good, no jacket.
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University of California Press, 1991. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. Cloth. 315 pp. Light shelfwear. Small stain to fore-edges. Jacket with light wrinkling and wear at edges. Very good in a very good jacket.
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$45.00
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Introductory Lectures on Automorphic Forms (Publications of the Mathematical Society of Japan)

by Baily Jr., Walter L.

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Commonwealth Books
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780691081236
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$30.00

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Princeton University Press, 1973. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. Cloth. 262 pp. Light shelfwear. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper. Jacket with light sunning to spine, and price-clipped. Very good in a very good jacket.
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$30.00
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The Oxford Handbook of Papyrology (Oxford Handbooks)

by Bagnall, Roger S.

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Commonwealth Books
Published
2009
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780195178388
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$60.00

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Oxford University Press, 2009. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. Cloth. 688 pp. Light shelfwear. Light soiling to page edges. Blue ink marginalia on p. 373, with an annotation related to this at rear free endpaper. Very good in a very good jacket.
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Algebraic Structures of Symmetric Domains (Publications of the Mathematical Society of Japan)

by Satake, Ichiro

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Commonwealth Books
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780691082714
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$65.00

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Princeton University Press, 1981. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. Cloth. 321 pp. Light shelfwear. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper. Jacket with some moisture rippling, a closed tear to top edge of rear panel, and some light soiling. Very good in a very good minus jacket.
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Brill Academic Pub, 1990. Soft Cover. Good. Two volume set. 8vo. Orange wraps. 459, 342 pp. Light wear to edges. Volume I with spine crease and slightly cocked. Some pencil underlining in volume I, seemingly concentrated in the first 125 pages. Oterhwise very good with faults as noted.
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Experiment Krolloper: 1927-1931 (Studien zur Kunst des neunzehnten Jahrhunderts) (German Edition)

by Curjel, Hans

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Commonwealth Books
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9783791300764
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$100.00

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Prestel, 1975. Hardcover. Very Good. Small square 4to. Cloth. 504 pp. Text in German. Color and b/w illustrations. Light shelfwear. Light soiling to page edges. Jacket with light wear, light soiling, and some creases at the head of the spine. Very good in a very good jacket.
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$100.00
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THE TRUE ARISTOCRACY

by Bradford, E. E.

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Commonwealth Books
Published
1923
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$295.00

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Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., Ltd., 1923. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. 8vo. Red cloth. 125 pp. Light rubbing to head, heel, and corners. Spine slightly cocked. Bookseller label to front pastedown, and previous owner's signature to front free endpaper. Occasional underlining in pencil. Very good, no jacket, with faults as noted. Scarce.
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ENGLAND'S HELICON: 1600, 1614

by Rollins, Hyder Edward, edited

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Commonwealth Books
Published
1935
Condition
Very Good
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$85.00

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Harvard University Press, 1935. Hardcover. Very Good. Two volume set. 8vo. Cloth. 228, 241 pp. Light shelfwear. Jackets lightly rubbed, with some light soiling. Jacket of volume II with a small stain to front panel. Very good plus in very good jackets.
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Clotures du cycle Arthurien: Etude et textes (Publications Romanes Et Francaises)

by Richard Trachsler

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Commonwealth Books
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9782600001540
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$45.00

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Librairie Droz S.A., 1996. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Wraps. 570 pp. Text in French. Wraps with light wear to edges and light soiling. Bar code sticker to rear cover. Very good plus.
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