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The Naval Temple: Containing a Complete History of the Battles Fought by the Navy of the United States from its Establishment in 1794, to the Present Time [Including the Wars with France, and with Tripoli, the Late War with Great Britain, and the Algiers, Badger, Barber
1 Badger, Barber The Naval Temple: Containing a Complete History of the Battles Fought by the Navy of the United States from its Establishment in 1794, to the Present Time [Including the Wars with France, and with Tripoli, the Late War with Great Britain, and the Algiers
Boston Barber Badger 1816 1st Edition Thus; First Impression Hardcover Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Original 1816 printing. Brown leather binding has well worn and cracked covers but still attached. Red spine label in good condition. Some yellowing or foxing to pages especially end papers. Engravings in text show some yellowing, but those in back section of book clean and bright. The engravings depict "now legendary battles" Howes K-135. No underlining or highlighting. Sarce if not rare edition. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Elegant Engravings; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 258 pages 
Price: 149.97 USD
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Paris and Environs With Routes From London to Paris  Handbook for Travellers, baedeker, k
2 baedeker, k Paris and Environs With Routes From London to Paris Handbook for Travellers
K. Baedeker, 1894 Eleventh Edition; First Impression Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
Red cover with gilt lettering. Cover has chipping around edges and minor discoloration due to age. Spine has chipping at bottom and top edges. Text is clean and bright, binding tight. 396 pages. Overall condition is fair to good, in archival sleeve to maintain condition.. Eleventh (11th) revised edition with 12 maps and 33 plans. Published 1894. map endpaper has tear and hinge is weak but not separated. We provide delivery tracking to all US orders. ; Maps, illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 396 pages 
Price: 29.97 USD
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The Bystander Fragments from France, Vol 5, Bairnsfather, Captain Bruce
3 Bairnsfather, Captain Bruce The Bystander Fragments from France, Vol 5
London, England The Bystander c 1917 First Edition; First Impression paperback Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Author 
Color inset on front cover. Cover is not detached from staples but both front and back are there. Contents clean with great illustrations. Bruce Bairnsfather, the son of Thomas Bairnsfather and Amelia Every, was born in Muree, India, in 1888. Bruce's father was a Lieutenant in the Bengal Infantry. After attending schools in India and Stratford-upon-Avon, Bruce joined the British Army. Bairnsfather found army life boring and left the Royal Warwickshire Regiment and enrolled as an art student at the Hassall School of Art. After completing his training he produced advertising posters for products such as Lipton Tea, Players's Tobacco and Flowers Beer. On the outbreak of the First World War Bairnsfather rejoined the Royal Warwickshire Regiment and within a couple of weeks had been promoted to the rank of lieutenant. After the Battle of Mons the British Army was desperately short of trained soldiers and Bairnsfather was quickly rushed to the Western Front where he served with people such as Captain Bernard Montgomery and Lieutenant A. A. Milne. Bairnsfather, who was put in charge of a Maxim Machine-Gun section, was shocked by trench-life and even refused to take leave, fearing that once he left, he would find it too difficult to return. During the Christmas of 1914, Bairnsfather came close to being court-martialed after joining German soldiers in what later became known as the Christmas Truce. While on the Western Front, Bairnsfather drew pictures of trench life and in 1915 The Bystander magazine began publishing his drawings. Bairnsfather's work was extremely popular with the soldiers in the trenches and this helped sales of the magazine. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. Scarce. ; Vol. 5; Illustrations; Oblong 4to 11" - 13; 32 pages 
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4 Bartholomew, J.G. (editor) The Citizen's Atlas of the World 1898 Map of Centural Europe and the Mediterranean Spaine, France, German Empire, Poland, Austria, Hungary, Turkey, Asia Minor, Greece, Italy, Switzerland Sicily, Sardinia, with insets of Gibraltar and Maltese Islands
London George Newnes, Limited 1898 First Edition; Various Map Very Good with no dust jacket 
Color Map is in sleeve and may have minor soiling to edges.Taken from theCitizens Atlas of the World, published by Newnes, etc. in Southhampton Street, 1898. Bartholomew was a cartographer, born in Edinburgh, EC Scotland, UK. He studied at Edinburgh, then entered his father's firm. His works include the Survey Atlas of Scotland (1895–1912) and a Physical Atlas of the World (2 vols, 1889–1911). He is best known for his system of layer colouring of contours. These are NOT reprints they are directly from the 1898 Atlas which was damaged with the loss of some original maps. Shows major transportation routes, including railways, rivers, lakes, town names, territorial names, township names, county names, land masses, sailing routes, steamer routes, Caravan routes, etc. Map now in archival sleeve and backing board. These maps give a very contrasting view of the World in 1898 as compared to today in light of globalization. Other maps available. Scarce in this condition. Great reference and for framing.; Color Map; 14x18 inches 
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Richelieu; a Study, by Hilaire Belloc;  with 7 Illustrations and 4 Maps, Belloc, Hilaire
5 Belloc, Hilaire Richelieu; a Study, by Hilaire Belloc; with 7 Illustrations and 4 Maps
Philadelphia PA J. B. Lippincott & Co. 1929 Second Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Black cover with red lettering. Endpapers and a few pages show brown spotting due to age. "Cardinal Armand Jean du Plessis, 1st Duke of Richelieu and Fronsac; 9 September 1585 – 4 December 1642), commonly referred to as Cardinal Richelieu (French: Cardinal de Richelieu [ka?dinal d(?) ?i?(?)ljø]), was a French clergyman, nobleman, and statesman. He was consecrated as a bishop in 1607 and was appointed Foreign Secretary in 1616. Richelieu soon rose in both the Catholic Church and the French government, becoming a cardinal in 1622, and King Louis XIII's chief minister in 1624. He remained in office until his death in 1642. (Wikipedia) ; Photographs, Maps; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 385 pages 
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Your United States  Impressions of a First Visit, Bennett, Arnold
6 Bennett, Arnold Your United States Impressions of a First Visit
Harper 1912 1103976400 / 9781103976409 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Frank Craig 
Original 1912 hardback printing not a reprint. "Enoch Arnold Bennett (27 May 1867 – 27 March 1931) was an English writer. He is best known as a novelist, but he also worked in other fields such as the theatre, journalism, propaganda and films. Bennett suffered from a stammer, which Somerset Maugham described as making it "painful to watch the struggle he had sometimes to get the words out." Maugham, who also suffered from a stammer, speculated that "except for the stammer which forced him to introspection, Arnold would never have become a writer.During the First World War Bennett became Director of Propaganda for France at the Ministry of Information. His appointment was made on the recommendation of Lord Beaverbrook, who also recommended him as Deputy Minister of the Department at the end of the war. He refused a knighthood in 1918. Bennett died of typhoid at his home in Baker Street, London, on 27 March 1931. Bennett was a prolific writer with dozens of titles including fiction, plays, non-fiction, Film adaptations, Opera, and propaganda. ; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 268 pages 
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Nouveau Dictionnaire, Italien-Francois Suivant la methode de celui, De M. Veneroni par M L Abbe p.A.P. contenant Tout ce que l'on de meilleur dans les derniers Dictionnaires, & Particulierement dans celui de l'Academie de la Crusca. Enrichi de Plusieurs Mots, Phrases, et Manieres de Parler, &c. &c., Bettinelli, Thomas
7 Bettinelli, Thomas Nouveau Dictionnaire, Italien-Francois Suivant la methode de celui, De M. Veneroni par M L Abbe p.A.P. contenant Tout ce que l'on de meilleur dans les derniers Dictionnaires, & Particulierement dans celui de l'Academie de la Crusca. Enrichi de Plusieurs Mots, Phrases, et Manieres de Parler, &c. &c.
Vega, TXnise Thomas Bettinelli 1756 First Edition (?); First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Italian-French Dictionary. Dated 1756. White Skin Cover has been repaired. Some brown spotting to pages. Translation of cover page is:" New Dictionary, Italian-French Following the method of that, From M. Veneroni by M L Abbe P.A.P.Containing All that is best in the last Dictionaries, and Particularly in that of the Academy of Crusca. Enriched with Several Words, Phrases, and Ways of Speaking, & c. & C.", Avenise, Chez Thomas Bettinelli, MDCCLVI with approval and privilege. Section of Proper Names in back along with and explanation of marks and abbreviations. Scarce.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 822 pages 
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The man who survived,, Borel, Marguerite Appell
8 Borel, Marguerite Appell The man who survived,
New York, Harper & Brothers 1918 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Black cover with gold lettering. Camille Marbo is the pseudonym of Marguerite Appell Borel, feminist novelist of the Belle Epoque. pages 59-62 have torn bottom right corners otherwise excellent condition almost new. Rare if not extremely rare. Book is about an injured soilder in WW I that wakes up in the hospital. Translated by Frank Hunter Potter. May have dust spotting on top edge from shelf storage over time. " A friend of Marie Curie, she welcomed Marie and her daughters into her home and gave them shelter during the "affaire Langevin", a revelation made by the press of an extramarital affair between Marie Curie and Paul Langevin. Marguerite died in 1969, she was a Commander of the Legion Of Honour." Wiki ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; pages 
Price: 69.97 USD
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Oeuvres Complètes de Bossuet, Tome Cinquieme, Education-Administration, Histore De France, Catechisme De Meaux-Prieres Ecclesiastiques. -Ouvrages Pour Le Diocese De Meaux, Pour Le Clerge De France, BOSSUET, Evêque de Meaux
9 BOSSUET, Evêque de Meaux Oeuvres Complètes de Bossuet, Tome Cinquieme, Education-Administration, Histore De France, Catechisme De Meaux-Prieres Ecclesiastiques. -Ouvrages Pour Le Diocese De Meaux, Pour Le Clerge De France
Outhenin-Chalandre Fils, Editeur 1836 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Fair with no dust jacket 
Tome Cinquieme (V). Written in French. Looks to have chapters devoted to the different Kings of France. The paper spine is missing but all the leaves are there and contents clean. Pages are uneven cut. 
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Ambulance 464 encore des blessGes,, Bryan, Julien H.
10 Bryan, Julien H. Ambulance 464 encore des blessGes,
New York The Macmillan company 1918 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Hardback blue grey cover with black lettering and WW 1 ambulance on front. Photo of author opposite title. Some browning/yellowing due to age. Several action photos. "Julien Hequembourg Bryan (23 May 1899 in Titusville, Pennsylvania – 20 October 1974) was an American photographer, filmmaker, and documentarian. He is best known for documenting the daily life in Poland, Soviet Union, and Nazi Germany between 1935 and 1939.At seventeen after graduating from high school, he volunteered to serve American Field Service for the French Army in World War I, driving an ambulance in Verdun and the Argonne, and wrote a book Ambulance 464 about this experience illustrated by his photographs. Not an exlibrary or reprint." (Wiki) Rare. ; Photographs; 8.43 X 5.85 X 0.73 inches; 223 pages 
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War Monthly, Issue 36, Cacutt, Len (Ed); Fowler, William; Laffin, John; Norman
11 Cacutt, Len (Ed); Fowler, William; Laffin, John; Norman War Monthly, Issue 36
London War Monthly Publications or Marshall Cavendish, or Acquarish Publications 1976 First Edition; Various Magazine Very Good 
Magazine- in good to very good condition. Many interesting articles and photos. Includes among others Battle of France 1940, Mossad, Russian Tanks 1014-45, Memphis 1862, Me323 Gigant. Scarce if not rare. Magazine in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Photos, Maps, illustrtions 
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Mary Cassatt The Story of the American Woman, Friend of Degas and Manet, of the Statesman Clemenceau, and of the Poet Mallarme, Who Herself Became a World Famous Artist, Carson, Julia M.H.
12 Carson, Julia M.H. Mary Cassatt The Story of the American Woman, Friend of Degas and Manet, of the Statesman Clemenceau, and of the Poet Mallarme, Who Herself Became a World Famous Artist
David McKay 1966 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Dust has closed end tear otherwise very good. Mary Stevenson Cassatt ( May 22, 1844 – June 14, 1926[1]) was an American painter and printmaker. She was born in Allegheny City, Pennsylvania (Now part of Pittsburgh's North Side), but lived much of her adult life in France, where she first befriended Edgar Degas and later exhibited among the Impressionists. Cassatt often created images of the social and private lives of women, with particular emphasis on the intimate bonds between mothers and children. ; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 193 pages 
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Glanes De France En Automne Lecture et Recitation, Poesies, Gravures, Melodies, Charvet, Louise
13 Charvet, Louise Glanes De France En Automne Lecture et Recitation, Poesies, Gravures, Melodies
Boston Ginn & Company 1928 1st Thus; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
French Lectures. Cahrvet was the Assistant Professor of French, Hunter College, City of New York. Blue binding black print in relief. See scan. Scarce. ; Illustrations 
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Entretiens de Ciceron sur Les Vrais Biens et sur Les Vrais Maux, Cicero
14 Cicero Entretiens de Ciceron sur Les Vrais Biens et sur Les Vrais Maux
Paris, France Chez Francois BArois 1721 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Brown leather old and worn with cracks and dented corners. Title page has worn spot with small hole. Pages yellowing somewhat otherwise clean and tight. Back endpapers show smoke discoloration as if from a fire somewhere in the books history. Traduits par feu M. l'Abbé Regnier des Marais, Secrétaire de l'Académie françoise. Interviews translation of Cicero by Rev. Regnier des Marais, secretary of the French Academy, author of poetry and prose, who died in 1713. In these interviews, Cicero compares the two dominant philosophical thoughts in his time, Epicureanism and Stoicism.Very Rare. 
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The Tigers of Bastogne  Voices of the 10th Armored Division in the Battle of the Bulge, Collins, Michael &  Martin King
15 Collins, Michael & Martin King The Tigers of Bastogne Voices of the 10th Armored Division in the Battle of the Bulge
Philadelphia PA Casemate 2013 1612001815 / 9781612001814 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket 
First edition with full number line. Signed by both authors (Michael Collins and Martin King) AND a member of the 82nd Airborne Sgt. Don Jakeway and a member of the 101st, Jim "Pee Wee" Martin. The gallant stand of the 101st Airborne Division at Bastogne has long become part of historical and media legend. But how many students of the war realize there was already a U.S. unit holding the town when they arrived? And this unit—the 10th Armored Division—continued to play a major role in its defense throughout the German onslaught."This is a superb detailed account of a less familiar aspect of a famous battle, often providing platoon by platoon and day-by-day details of the role played by the men of the US 10th Armored Division in the defensive of Bastogne, and thus in the wider Allied victory in the Battle of the Bulge" (History of War), "This book vividly portrays the battle with a series of interviews, medal citations and after action reviews. These are well attributed in the end notes, together with some brief statistics and a list of staff roles. The style should appeal to the general reader as well as military readers and there are good maps and illustrations...Most of the books on their role are out of print so this book is a useful addition on the subject." (ARRSE); Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 296 pages; Signed by Collection of Signatures 
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Sharpe's Havoc, Cornwell, Bernard
16 Cornwell, Bernard Sharpe's Havoc
England Harpercollins Publishers Ltd 2003 0007120109 / 9780007120109 1st UK; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket 
This is not an exlibrary, does not have price clipped, and is in excellent condition. Very clean contents, probably read only once. Dust now in mylar archival dust cover to preserve condition. Has slight tilt. Lieutenant Richard Sharpe finds himself fighting the ruthless armies of Napoleon Bonaparte as they try to bring the whole of the Iberian Peninsula under their control. Napoleon is advancing fast through northern Portugal, and no one knows whether the small contingent of British troops stationed in Lisbon will stay to fight or sail back to England. Sharpe, however, does not have a choice: He and his squad of riflemen are on the lookout for the missing daughter of an English wine shipper when the French onslaught begins and the city of Oporto becomes a setting for carnage and disaster.Stranded behind enemy lines, Sharpe returns to his mission to find Kate Savage. Sharpe's position on enemy grounds is precarious, and his search is further complicated by a mysterious and threatening Englishman, Colonel Christopher, who has his own ideas on how the French can be driven from Portugal. May have dust spotting on top edge from shelf storage over time.; Richard Sharpe's Adventure Series #7; 1.65 x 8.9 x 6.46 Inches; 288 pages 
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The history of Pittsburgh,  With a brief notice of its facilities of communication and other advantages for commercial and manufacturing purposes, with three maps,, Craig, Neville B
17 Craig, Neville B The history of Pittsburgh, With a brief notice of its facilities of communication and other advantages for commercial and manufacturing purposes, with three maps,
Pittsburg PA J.R. Weldin Co 1917 Limited Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Cloth with gilt-lettered spine. Reprint and update of 1851 edition. Light wear. "The best history of Pittsburgh to the time of publication. Craig was editor of the Olden Time. " Graff. "Scarce. " Decker. Craig treats Pittsburgh's "variety of incident. Great Britain, France, Great Britian again, Virginia, United States and Pennsylvania have each in turn exercised sovereigny here. Twice it has been captured in war. First by Contrecoeur in 1754 and by Forbes in 1758. Once besieged by Indians, in 1763, once blown up and burned by the French in 1958, it was the field of controversy between neighboring states in 1774, and finally the scene of civil war in 1794." Fold out map. This edition limited to 750 copies. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Maps; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 310 pages 
Price: 99.97 USD
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Versailles 1919  the Forces, Events & Personalities That Shaped the Treaty,, Czernin, Ferdinand
18 Czernin, Ferdinand Versailles 1919 the Forces, Events & Personalities That Shaped the Treaty,
New York Putnam 1964 1125320893 / 9781125320891 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
First edition. Book in very good condition. Not price clipped. Dust has rubs down the front edge but now in Mylar cover. The Treaty of Versailles (French: Traité de Versailles) was This Book Uncovers The Personalities Of The Men Called Aces In World War I, And Shows The Birth Of Courage And Tenacity In Wartime Air Power. The Treaty ended the state of war between Germany and the Allied Powers. It was signed on 28 June 1919 in Versailles, exactly five years after the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand which directly led to World War I. The other Central Powers on the German side of World War I signed separate treaties.[6] Although the armistice, signed on 11 November 1918, ended the actual fighting, it took six months of Allied negotiations at the Paris Peace Conference to conclude the peace treaty. The treaty was registered by the Secretariat of the League of Nations on 21 October 1919. (Wikipedia) ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 437 pages 
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A Huguenot Exile in Virginia, Dauphine, Durand of
19 Dauphine, Durand of A Huguenot Exile in Virginia
The Press of the Pinoneers, Inc. 1934 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Blue cover with gold lettering. #54 of 550 limited edition. Map endpapers. A Huguenot Exile in Virginia, Or Voyages of a Frenchman Exiled for His Religion with a Description of Virginia & Maryland. From the Hague Edition of 1687 with an Introduction & Notes by Gilbert Chinard. In the book Colonial Chesapeake Society Durand commented about the people of Virginia "the people spend most of their time visiting each other...The Land is so rich and so fertil that when a man has fifty acres of ground, two men-servants, a maid and some Cattle, neither he nor his wife do anything but visit among their neighbors." Huguenots were exiled by the Catholic Church in the late 1600's to America, many to Virginia, because of their dissent. They were hunted down as heretics and killed.; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 191 pages 
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THE MYSTERY OF SUFFERING AND OTHER DISCOURSES, De Pressense, E.
20 De Pressense, E. THE MYSTERY OF SUFFERING AND OTHER DISCOURSES
New York , NY Carlton and Lanahan 1869 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Brown cloth with gilt print. Contents clean and tight. Small rubber stamp in front reads Rev. Edw. L. Bray. Author was a French theologian and senator who was born at Paris, Jan 7, 1824. He studied at Lausanne under Vnet. In 1847 he was ordained pastor of the Evangelical Free Chruch and was made a professor in the Free School of Theological Science. Several of his works including this one was translated into English by Annie Harwood. His wife Elise was born in Switzerland and she published several religious stories including Rosa in 1838. Rare in this condition. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. 
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