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Sharpe's Havoc, Cornwell, Bernard
21 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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Sharpe's Havoc  Richard Sharpe & the Campaign in Northern Portugal, Spring 1809, Cornwell, Bernard
22 Cornwell, Bernard Sharpe's Havoc Richard Sharpe & the Campaign in Northern Portugal, Spring 1809
New York HarperCollins 2003 0060530464 / 9780060530464 First American Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
First UK. Bestselling historical novelist Bernard Cornwell returns to the battlefields of the Iberian Peninsula with Sharpe's Havoc , where the lieutenant and his men bravely fight the French invasion into Portugal. It is 1809, a few years after Lieutenant Richard Sharpe's heroic exploits on the battlefields of India and at Trafalgar, and Sharpe finds himself fighting the savage armies of Napoleon Bonaparte as they try to bring the whole of the Iberian Peninsula under their control. Napoleon is advancing fast in 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. Christopher's scheme is dangerous, and Sharpe and his Riflemen are the only obstacles standing in his way. Suddenly, a newly arrived British commander in Lisbon, Sir Arthur Wellesley, unknowingly comes to Sharpe's rescue. Just when Sharpe and his men seem doomed, Sir Arthur mounts his own counterattack, an operation of breathtaking daring that will send Marshal Soult's army reeling back into the northern mountains.

Sharpe's Havoc is a classic Sharpe story, based on real history, and a return to Portugal in the company of Sergeant Patrick Harper, Captain Hogan, and Sharpe's beloved Green-jackets, who can turn a battle as fast as Cornwell's readers can turn a page. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover.; Richard Sharpe's Adventure Series #7; 1.11 x 9.32 x 6.32 Inches 
Price: 11.97 USD

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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
23 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
24 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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THE MYSTERY OF SUFFERING AND OTHER DISCOURSES, De Pressense, E.
25 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. 
Price: 47.97 USD
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26 deLautour, C.A. The De Lautours in New Zealand
Gisborne,New Zealand C. A. Delautour 1923 PhotoCopy; First Impression Manila Folder or Binder Very Good with no dust jacket 
Photocopy of the original 1923 edition . Family history including many letters to and from Scotland. The family dates from the 1100"s from "Bernard de la Tour, Knight and Lord of the State, de latour in Cominges" The family was educated at Eton then the East India Company College. Rare. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Photocopy Only; 4to; 67 pages; 
Price: 22.97 USD
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Artistic Anatomy. Translated by Frederick E. Fenton, Duval, Mathais
27 Duval, Mathais Artistic Anatomy. Translated by Frederick E. Fenton
Cassell & Co. 1899 Later Printing; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Original 1898 edition. Brown cover with gold lettering. Illustrated throughout. Mathias-Marie Duval (7 February 1844 – 28 February 1907) was a French professor of anatomy and histology born in Grasse. He was the son of botanist Joseph Duval-Jouve (1810–1883). He studied medicine in Paris, and later served as prosector in Strassburg. In 1873 he became agrégé, subsequently becoming director of the anthropological laboratory at the École des Hautes Etudes and an anatomy professor at the École Supérieur des Beaux-Arts. In 1885 he replaced Charles-Philippe Robin (1821–1895) as professor of histology at the medical faculty in Paris. In 1892 he became a member of the Académie de Médecine. (Wikipedia); Drawings; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall 
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War Monthly, Issue 12, Eassame, Hubert et al
28 Eassame, Hubert et al War Monthly, Issue 12
London Marshall Cavendish 1974 First Edition; First Impression Magazine Very Good 
Magazine- in good to very good condition. Many interesting articles and photos. Includes among others Yamato and Mushashi, Maida 1806, Wadi Akarit, Hurricane,Spitfire, Aachen 1944.. Scarce if not rare. Magazine in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Photos, Maps, illustrtions 
Price: 11.97 USD
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29 Eaton, Arthur Wentworth Hamilton Acadian ballads And De Soto's last dream,
New York, NY T. Whittaker 1905 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Inscription in front. Green cloth with gilt lettering. Scarce. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. 
Price: 13.66 USD
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The Youthful Haunts of Longfellow, Edwards, George Thornton
30 Edwards, George Thornton The Youthful Haunts of Longfellow
Portland, ME George T. Edwards 1907 Authors Edition; Various Hardcover Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
This is the 1907 authors (first) edition. Green cover with gold lettering. Cover shows wear and corners dented. Pages have uneven cut with some uncut. "Presented by the Author, 1914 in ink and signed George Thornton Edwards in pencil on endpaper." There is a drawing by Ethel Ida Chase from a painting by G.P.A. Healey as a frontispiece. Numerous photos and illustrations throughout. Some browning to title page due to age. Printed by Smith and Sale in Portland, Maine. Edwards, George Thornton was born on May 6, 1868 in Annapolis, Maryland, United States. Son of Thomas and Mary J. (Peirce) Edwards. He set several of Longfellow’s poems to music, including “The Rainy Day,” “My Lost Youth,” etc. “My Heart’s in Tipperary Where the River Shannon Flows” and the “Soldier’s Parting Song,” sung by soldiers in Europe before United States entered the war, the latter having been translated into French, Italian and German. Rare signed edition. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Photographs, illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 203 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 179.97 USD
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The Haunted Screen Expressionism in the German Cinema and the Influence of Max Reinhardt, Eisner, Lotte H.
31 Eisner, Lotte H. The Haunted Screen Expressionism in the German Cinema and the Influence of Max Reinhardt
Berkeley, CA University of California Press 1969 First American Edition; unknown Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Red cloth cover with black print on spine. Dust jacket not price clipped. Tanning and spotting to endpapers and title page. Dust in brodart mylar protective cover! Numerous black and white photos and illustrations. Has small floral-like round stamp on textblock which could be a remainder stamp. First published in France in 1932, revised and reissued 1963 then translated from French and printed by University of California Press 1969. Fully Indexed. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 360 pages 
Price: 24.97 USD
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Army organization, Fiebeger, G. J
32 Fiebeger, G. J Army organization
s.n.] 1916 First Edition; Various Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Rare copy. Tan cover has water damage to outer edges of cover. Contents in good condition. Pencil underlining and some pencil notes. Also contains a folded Org chart of the Administration of the Prussian Army, French Army, British army. Excellent early reference. Scarce. ; Charts; 61 pages; p 
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War Monthly, Issue 4, Freeman, Roger A; Rogers, Col. H. C. B.; Strawson, John
33 Freeman, Roger A; Rogers, Col. H. C. B.; Strawson, John War Monthly, Issue 4
London Marshall Cavendish Ltd./Severn Valley Press Ltd 1974 First Edition; First Impression Magazine Very Good with no dust jacket 
Magazine- in good to very good condition. Many interesting articles and photos. Includes among others Flying Fortress, Ignored Lessons of Trench Warfare, Patton, Sicily, Convoy HX112... Scarce if not rare. Magazine in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Photos, Maps, illustrtions 
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Model Railroading's Guide to the Norfolk & Western Railway  Williamson Terminal - 1953, French, Vern; Lee, Randall B.
34 French, Vern; Lee, Randall B. Model Railroading's Guide to the Norfolk & Western Railway Williamson Terminal - 1953
Rocky Mountain Publishing 1992 096126926X / 9780961269265 Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Has a minor crease in cover, but otherwise looks new.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 128 pages 
Price: 18.95 USD
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War Monthly, Issue 5, Hogg, Ian et al
35 Hogg, Ian et al War Monthly, Issue 5
London Marshall Cavendish, London 1974 First Edition; First Impression Magazine Very Good with no dust jacket 
Magazine- in good to very good condition. Many interesting articles and photos. Includes among others Birth of the 'Flat-Top', Tel-el-Kebir, Dien Bien Phu, Tank vs Missile... Scarce if not rare. Magazine in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Photos, Maps, illustrtions; 10.83 X 8.07 X 0.20 inche 
Price: 17.97 USD
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Life and travel in Tartary, Thibet, and China  Being a narrative of the Abbé Huc's travels in the Far East, Huc, Evariste Régis
36 Huc, Evariste Régis Life and travel in Tartary, Thibet, and China Being a narrative of the Abbé Huc's travels in the Far East
London T. Nelson 1872 First Edition (?); First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Brown leather cover with newly restored leather spine with gold print. Contents complete with browning to pages due to age. Color plates and black and white engraving throughout. Very colorful. Évariste Régis Huc, or Abbé Huc, (1813–1860) was a French missionary traveller, famous for his accounts of China, Tartary and Tibet. Since the travels of the Englishman, Thomas Manning, in Tibet (1811–1812), no European had visited Lhasa. Huc stimulated European interest in Central Asia and blazed a trail for Asian studies. Huc devoted himself to the study of the dialects and customs of the "Tatars," for whom he translated several religious texts. Scarce if not rare in this condition.. ; 120 pages 
Price: 69.97 USD
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Life of Washington, Irving, Washington
37 Irving, Washington Life of Washington
New York G.P. Putnam 1859 1st Thus; First Edition Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Tan leather with marbled endpapers and page foreends. Some wear on board ends and corners. Volume labels missing for vol. 1 & 2, otherwise the set has handsome leather. Foxing to endpapers and engraving pages. Content pages otherwise clean and bright.. Five volume set. Preface by Irving dated September 1855. Volume 1 covers the genealogy of Washington and the years 1740-1775 with appendix, Vol 2 has publication date 1855 and has foxing to end papers and covers the years 1775-1777; Vol. 3 has publication date of 1856, has foxing to endpapers and covers years 1777 through 1779; Vol. 4 has a publication date of 1857, foxing to endpapers and covers the years 1780 through 1789; Vol 5 has a publication date of 1859, heavy foxing to endpapers and engravings with clean textual pages and it covers years 1789-1799. The appendix for set is at the end of Vol 5 and it covers the artist who painted portraits of Washington, Washington's farewell address, proceeding of Congress dealing with the death of Washington, Washington's Will, and an extensive index. The volumes open with steel-engraved frontispieces depicting Irving at different stages of his life; the set closes with an index compiled by Samuel Austin Allibone, of bibliographic fame. "George Washington (1732-1799) was the first President of the United States, the Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War, and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. He presided over the convention that drafted the United States Constitution, which replaced the Articles of Confederation and remains the supreme law of the land. Washington was born into the provincial gentry of Colonial Virginia... He became a young but senior officer in the colonial militia during the first stages of the French and Indian War. He was chosen by the Second Continental Congress in 1775 to be commander-in-chief of the Continental Army in the American Revolution." (Publisher); Vol. 1/5/2019; Engravings; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall 
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Mayan Enigma  The Search for a Lost Civilization., Ivanoff, Pierre,
38 Ivanoff, Pierre, Mayan Enigma The Search for a Lost Civilization.
Delacorte Press 1971 0440055288 / 9780440055280 First American Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Book and dust in very good condition. Translated from the French by Elaine P. Halperin. First American Edition. ""This careful journal records the French archaeologist's ten year inquiry into a twofold puzzle. Why did the classical Mayans build their incredible cities in the most inaccessible and almost unlivable areas in Central America? And why did they completely abandon them to disappear as the western hemisphere's most vital early culture? Ivanoff's search for clues led to the discovery of a lost city in the jungles of Peten and to years of living with a primitive tribe called the Lacandons who most closely resemble, both physically and culturally, the ancient Mayans. Kirkus Review. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 202 pages 
Price: 12.97 USD
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Le Livre des elus, ou Jesus Crucifie, Jean-Baptiste de Saint Jure
39 Jean-Baptiste de Saint Jure Le Livre des elus, ou Jesus Crucifie
Paris, France Chez Charles-Pierre Berton 1771 Second Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
Original 171 edition translatesThe Book of the Elect, or Jesus Crucified. Leather cover very worn and hing cracked but not loose. End papers missing, title page and contents complete and in good condition. See Scan. Minor water stain on 391-406. Written in French. Rare 1771 edition. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. Jesuit spiritual director and writer; b. Metz, France, Feb. 19, 1588; d. Paris, April 30, 1657. Saint-Jure entered the Society of Jesus on Sept. 4, 1604, and taught grammar and philosophy for a time. In 1645 and 1646 he was spiritual director at the College of Clermont. He served as rector of Amiens, Alençon, and Orleans and later was in charge of the professed house at Paris. He spent some time in England during the reign of Charles I. Many mystics came to him throughout his life for spiritual direction—among them the Baron of Renty and Mother Jeanne of the Angels. He also acted as spiritual director for the cloistered Dominican nuns of Paris, an exceptional position for a Jesuit. The superior of the convent, Mother Elizabeth of the Child Jesus, wrote in glowing terms of his inspirational guidance in bringing her Dominicans safely through the storm of Jansenism.; French Edition; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 406 pages 
Price: 249.97 USD
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HISTORY OF THE EARLY SETTLEMENT OF THE JUNIATA VALLEY. Embracing an Account of the Early Pioneers, and the Trials and Privations Incident to the Settlement of the Valley, Predatory Incursions, Massacres, and Abductions by the Indians During the French and, Jones, U. J. and Floyd G. Hoenstine
40 Jones, U. J. and Floyd G. Hoenstine HISTORY OF THE EARLY SETTLEMENT OF THE JUNIATA VALLEY. Embracing an Account of the Early Pioneers, and the Trials and Privations Incident to the Settlement of the Valley, Predatory Incursions, Massacres, and Abductions by the Indians During the French and
Harrisburg, PA The Telegraph Press 1940 Reprint edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Brown leather cover with engraving and gold print. This edition contains a complete index and a glossary which adds names, dates, and other vital information not in the 1889 edition. Scarce. 
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