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The Kiev Museum of Historic Treasures

By: N/A

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Kiev, Russia, Mistetstvo Publishers: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015988


Dark magenta buckram, lettered in gold foil, decorated endpapers. As issued. 21 pp. text + 194 catalogued objects pictured in color, b&w plates. Dust jacket shows rubbing along top edge, some wear to corners, now in mylar. No indication of printing, presumed 1st. All text in English. View more info

Handbook to Switzerland, with General and Railway Maps of Switzerland; Five District Maps, and Plans of Bale, Zurich, Lucerne, Berne, Lausanne, and Geneva [7th Edition, Revised] [Ward, Lock & Co.'s Switzerland]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co., Ltd.: 1920

Seller ID: 018369


Dark fred cloth, lettered and decorated in black. Mildly sunned spine panel, light shelf wear. Foxed text block edges and endpapers, clean interior. 224 pp., b&w plates, 12 color foldout maps + 1 large color fold-out frontis. map. Similar format to Baedeker's. Nicely preserved copy. View more info

Katalog des Königlichen Rheinischen Museums Vaterländischer Alterhümer bei der Universität Bonn [Katalog des Koniglichen Rheinischen Museums Vaterlandischer Alterhumer bei der Universitat Bonn]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bonn, Germany, Max Cohen und Sohn: 1876

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020022


Tan paper wraps. vi,99 pp. Covers modestly toned, with light vertical crease. Chipped with loss at head of spine and along top front edge. Annotations in pencil on back cover and a few scattered internally. Original edition, not a modern-era facsimile. View more info

Wien [Stadtebildband 7] [Vienna]

By: N/A

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Salzburg, Vienna and Regensburg, Helmut Schmid Verlag: 1988

Seller ID: 021086


Color laminated boards, oblong format. 64 pp., illus. w/ 103 color photographs. Text in German, English, French, Italian, Spanish, Japanese. As issued. View more info

The Russian Museum - Leningrad

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Moscow, Izobrazitelnoye Iskusstvo Publishing House: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025010


Light blue cloth, lettered in gold foil. Lightly sunned along edges, slight shelf wear. Color illus. dust jacket shows rubbing/chipping at head of spine and several closed tears/creasing with tape repair to lower front panel, modest shelf wear, area of soiling on white rear panel, now in archival mylar. 24 pp. + 100 full -page color plates at rear. Text in English and Russian. View more info

Post aus dem Hessenlande an die Auslandsdeutschen Hessen-Darmstädter Herkunft in aller Welt [Briefe 1-4, 1938-1939]

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Darmstadt, Germany, Forschungsstelle Stammheimat "Hessen in aller Welt": 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030224


Partial run (all published?), booklet, illus. wraps, stapled binding. 16 pp. per issue, illus. w/ b&w photographs. Brief 1 (Feb. 1938), 2 (Okt. 1938), 3 (Dez. 1938), 4 (Mai 1939). Issue 1 shows moderate handling wear and mildly soiled covers, other 3 issues with only light handling wear. Text in German. A fascinating pictorial glimpse at mostly rural Germany on the eve of the Second World War, with several photographs and the rear cover map showing swastikas proudly... View more info

Die Schöne Heimat: Bilder aus Deutschland [Die Schone Heimat] [Die Blauen Bucher]

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Konigstein im Taunus, Germany, Karl Robert Langewiesche Nachfolger/Hans Koster: 1959

Seller ID: 032773


Gray stiff wraps, lettered in dark blue. Gift inscription dated 1961 on front flyleaf, otherwise essentially as issued. Dark blue pictorial paper dust wrapper with mere hints of shelf wear, essentially as issued. 112 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Later printing. A notably well preserved copy. View more info

Erfurt [II. Auflage] - Bearbeitet im Auftrage des Magistrats von Stadtrat und Stadtbaurat Boegl Erfurt [Deutschlands Stadtebau]

By: N/A

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Berlin-Halensee, Germany, Dari-Verlag: 1927

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 037478


Brown 1/4 cloth, tan paper covered boards, lettered/illus. in brown. Minor shelf wear, text block edges a bit dulled by age. Several vintage news clippings laid in at rear. 154,[62] pp., illus., w/ advertisements at rear. Many full-page black and white plates with tissue guards, additional photographs in text. Notably well preserved copy of a scarce work. View more info

Bavaria Sketch Book

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 044545


Die-cut portfolio w/ 24 post cards (colored or tinted), 3 larger plates all depicting scenes of life in Bavaria. Undated but probably ca. 1910 (post cards are divided-back, thus 1907 or later). Contents Fine, outer portfolio mildly soiled/toned. View more info

I Photograph Russia w/ scarce U.S.S.R. Map issued for this publication

By: Abbe, James E.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: 1934, National Travel Club:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025728


Black cloth, lettered and with front cover device in gilt. Modest shelf wear, slight binding lean, a bit rubbed at corners and spine extremities. Text block edges somewhat dulled by age. Clean interior, firm binding. 324 pp., illus. w/ 80 photographic plates. Accompanied by Map of Union of Socialistic Soviet Republics (Special Edition for NTC), original to issue, fully intact, in original glassine sleeve (sleeve with chipped edges), seldom found. Stated first editi... View more info

Anne Frank In The World: Die Welt Der Anne Frank, 1929-1945

By: Anne-Frankstichting

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Anne Frank Stichtung/Bert Bakker: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 039187


Stiff yellow pictorial wraps. Slight foxing to text block edges, otherwie only mere hints of shelf wear, essentially as issued. 144 pp., illus. Text in English and German. View more info

By Rocking Chair Across Russia: The First-Hand Report of a Man Who Has Never Been There

By: Atkinson, Alex, and Ronald Searle

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Cleveland and New York, World Publishing Co.: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015003


Red 1/4 cloth, light tan illus. paper covered boards. Stated 1st edition. 93 pp., illus. Very slightly warped boards, with light dampstaining evident along fore-edge only of rear blank and rear flyleaf, else clean. Dust jacket shows modest edge chipping, narrow strip of sunning along front flap fold, and inexplicably clipped rear flap corner (front corner, with price, intact), now in mylar. View more info

Russian Anarchists (Studies of the Russian Institute, Columbia University)

By: Avrich, Paul

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press: 1971

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 045203


Stiff pictorial wraps. Mild shelf wear, spine panel faded. Square, uncreased binding, clean and unmarked interior beyond former owner's signature inside front cover. vii,303 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. 1st softcover ptg. View more info

Switzerland and the Adjacent Portions of Italy, Savoy, and Tyrol: Handbook for Travellers [23rd Edition]

By: Baedeker, Karl

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Leipzig, London and New York, Karl Baedeker, Publisher: 1909

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 040422


Flexible red cloth boards, lettered in gilt, marbled text block edges. Mild external wear, with mild soiling to covers, minor sunning to spine panel. xl,584 pp., 72 maps, 19 plans, 12 panoramas. Interior and maps nicely intact, several maps incorrectly folded with a worn edge projecting beyond text block. Former owner's signature on upper front flyleaf. View more info

Northern Germany as far as the Bavarian and Austrian Frontiers: Handbook for Travellers [14th Revised Edition]

By: Baedeker, Karl

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Leipzig, London and New York, Karl Baedeker, Publisher: 1904

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 040424


Flexible red cloth boards, lettered in gilt, marbled text block edges. Mild external wear, with a few minor marks to covers. xxxviii,395 pp., 49 maps, 75 plans. Former owner's partial signature along top edge of front flyleaf and full signature along top edge of half-title. One folding map shows worn projecting edge, interior nicely intact. View more info

Seven Days of Freedom: The Hungarian Uprising, 1956

By: Barber, Noel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Stein and Day: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 039135


Orange 1/4 cloth, black paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Pictorial dust jacket shows mild rubbing at spine extremities and a few smaller edge chips, now in mylar. 266 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. View more info

A Portrait of Tsarist Russia: Unknown Photographs from the Soviet Archives

By: Barchatova, Y., T. Saburova, G. Mirolubova, T. Petrova, E. Norkute, T. Shipova, A. Golovina, A. Yuskin; Michael Robinson (transl.)

Price: $23.50

Publisher: New York, NY, Pantheon Books: 1989

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 015689


Gray paper covered boards, lettered in black. Essentially as issued. Mild shelf wear to dust jacket. 260 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographic plates. View more info

Critical Realism: History, Photography, and the Work of Siegfried Kracauer

By: Barnouw, Dagmar

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Johns Hopkins University Press: 1994

Seller ID: 014667


xii,350 pp., illus. As issued. View more info

Red Mutiny: Eleven Fateful Days on the Battleship Potemkin [SIGNED]

By: Bascomb, Neal

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston and New York, Houghton Mifflin Co.: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 039479


Black paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Dust jacket shows very slight shelf wear, essentially as issued, now in mylar. xiv,386 pp., illus. Signed by author on main title page, full signature, no inscription or date. Common book, but rarely found signed. View more info

Germany After the First World War

By: Bessel, Richard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oxford, England, Clarendon Press: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 043868


Black cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Dust jacket as issued, now in mylar. First edition, complete number line. xv,325 pp. View more info

Atlas Maior of 1665: Belgica Regia et Belgiaca Foederata [De Lage Landen - Les Pays-Bas et la Belgique - The Netherlands and Belgium]

By: Blaeu, Joan; Peter van der Krogt (intro., texts)

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Koln, Germany, Taschen: 2006

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 040185


White polished paper covered boards, lettered in black, with color device printed on front cover. Slightly bumped bottom corners, otherwise as issued. 208 pp., fully illus. in color. Text in Dutch, French and English. Color illus. dust jacket as issued, now in mylar. View more info

Prague: The Crown of Bohemia, 1347-1437

By: Boehm, Barbara Drake, and Fajt, Jiri (editors); Robert Suckale, Paul Crossley, Zoe Opacic, Vivian B. Mann, Gerhard Schmidt, Jan Royt, Erno Marosi

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New York and New Haven, CT, Metropolitan Museum of Art/Yale Univ. Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029678


Stiff color pictorial wraps. Minor binding lean original to issue, with very slight stress crease along binding. Former owner's address label mounted inside front cover. 366 pp., fully illus. w/ color, b&w photographs. View more info

Das Bornaer Pleisseland: Zerstorung und Neuanfang

By: Bohme, Heinz-Jurgen;Pro Leipzig

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Germany, Passage-Verlag: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026767


Color pictorial cloth-effect paper covered boards. Short (approx. 1/4") closed tear with minor associated creasing along lower front flyleaf fore-edge, otherwise essentially as issued. 256 pp., illus. w b&w photographs. Scarce. View more info

Sketching Rambles in Holland

By: Boughton, George H.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Harper and Brothers: 1885

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032448


Brown cloth, lettered/illus. in black and gilt, beveled cover edges, top text block edge in gilt, deckled text block edges. Modest shelf wear, chipped with slight loss at spine extremities, rubbed with exposure at corners. Text block somewhat toned by age, otherwise intact. xvi,342,[2] pp., illus. w/ full page plates and cuts in text. Apparent 1st edition, copyrighted 1884, dated 1885 on lower title page. View more info

Holland of the Dutch

By: Boulger, Demetrius C.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032446


Green ribbed cloth, lettered and with front cover armorial device in gilt, top text block edge in gilt. x,268 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. Light shelf wear with slightly rubbed spine extremities, light foxing to endpapers and text block edges. Dated 1913 on lower main title w/ blank verso, presumed 1st edition, printed in Bath, England. Very scarce. View more info