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The World Calendar: Addresses and Occasional Papers Chronologically Arranged on the Progress of Calendar Reform Since 1930

By: Achelis, Elisabeth

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1937

Book ID: SCW07141

Condition: Good


BI5 - This is a tight, clean, sound copy that has been library rebound in red coth with gold lettering and a graphics on the spine with a foldout comparison of dates chart in the back with some light fading on the spine and along the top board edges plus there are the usual library marks, stamps, perforations, and marks on the spine, top, bottom, and right outside paper edges (marked out with large blue marker), inside surface of the front board, the front and back endpa... View more info

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Lucia: A Venetian Life in the Age of Napoleon

By: Andrea Di Robilant

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2008

Book ID: EC28216BB

ISBN: 1400044138

Condition: Very Good


BT1 - An uncorrected proof trade paperback book in near fine condition that has light shelf wear. 9"x6", 350 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

The Universal History of the World: Volume 6 - The West in the Middle Ages

By: Bailey, Anne and Reit, Seymour

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, Golden Press: 1966

Book ID: EC17708BB

Condition: Fair


AV2 - Book cocked, lightly bumped corners, some chipping, rubbing, stains, loose hinge and some detached (laid in) inside pages, light discoloration and shelf wear. The Universal History of the World: Volume 6 - The West in the Middle Ages. View more info

The Strange Story of Harper's Ferry with Legends of the Surrounding Country

By: Barry, Joseph

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Shepherdstown, West Virginia, USA, Woman's Club of Harpers Ferry District: 1974

Edition: Reprint Edition

Book ID: SCW06793

Condition: Very Good


BG2 - A trade paperack book in good+ to very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in monochrome illustrated white wraps with some very light soiling overall plus there is some yellowing on and around the spine. A memoir about the events at Harper's Ferry by a resident of the place. This is a facsimile reproduction of a book originally published in 1903. 210p. View more info

Bridges (Great Buildings of the World)

By: Beckett, Derrick

Price: $2.50

Publisher: London, The Hamlyn Publishing Group Limited: 1969

Book ID: EC7570BB

ISBN: 0600016404

Condition: Very Good


BN3 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has label residue on the front loose endpaper, discoloration, and shelf wear otherwise very good. Book has rubbing on the cover edges, foxing on the page edges, discoloration, and shelf wear otherwise very good. Bridges is a fascinating survey of the history and techniques of bridge building throughout the world. View more info

The Economic Emergence of Women

By: Bergmann, Barbara R.

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, HarperCollins Canada, Limited: 1988

Book ID: SCW04816

ISBN: 0465017975

Condition: Very Good


CE1 - A trade paperback book in very good condition. An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in yellow wraps with minor overall shelf wear plus some sunning on the front & spine plus some creasing on page 32. A comprehensive assessment of the greatest economic revolution in modern the times, the transformation of women from housewives to wage earners. Endnotes, bibliography, indexed, 372p. View more info

The World in 1800

By: Bernier, Olivier

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC7058BB

ISBN: 0471303712

Condition: Good


M4 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has light wrinkling on some edges and corners, inside flaps glued to the fixed endpapers, and light shelf wear otherwise very good. Book has card holder on the front loose endpaper, library stampings and some black line marks on the loose endpapers, and top and bottom page edges, some rubbing on the cover edges, light wrinkling on the first few pages, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. A spellbinding account of one of t... View more info

Under the Gun: Nuclear Weapons and the Superpowers

By: Blacker, Coit D.

Price: $1.75

Publisher: Stanford, CA, U.S.A., Stanford Alumni Association: 1986

Book ID: SCW02148

ISBN: 0916318214

Condition: Very Good


BH4 - A trade paperback book in very good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in illustrated white wraps with only very minor overall shelf wear plus a crease in the front cover at the top right corner. A title in the Portable Stanford series. A book that is a bit dated now. It looks at the history and substance of the questions considered by President Reagan and General Secretary Gorbachev while they were working on arms control. Endnotes, suggested reading, glossary,... View more info

Beyond the Frontier: Social Process and Cultural Change

By: Bohannan, Paul and Fred Plog

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, USA, Natural History Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW07487

Condition: Good


BZ1 - A hard cover first edition withdrawn ex-library book in good+ condition. Stated first edition wth no additional printings indicated on the back of the title page. A tight, clean, sound copy in brown cloth covered boards quarter bound in black cloth with gold lettering and graphics on the spine with very minor overall shelf wear plus there is some light fading along the top board edges plus the dust jacket endflaps are glued to the inside surfaces of the boards plus... View more info

The Universal History of the World: Volume 1 - Early Civilizations

By: Bowman, John

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, Golden Press: 1966

Book ID: EC17703BB

Condition: Good


AV2 - Book cocked, lightly bumped corners, some chipping, rubbing, loose hinge, light discoloration and shelf wear. The Universal History of the World: Volume 1 - Early Civilizations. View more info

The Universal History of the World: Volume 10 - The Age of Enlightenment

By: Bowman, John

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, Golden Press: 1966

Book ID: EC17712BB

Condition: Good


AV2 - Book cocked, lightly bumped corners, some chipping, rubbing, stains, loose hinge, light discoloration and shelf wear. The Universal History of the World: Volume 10 - The Age of Enlightenment. View more info

The German Dilemma: The Throes of Political Emancipation

By: Bracher, Karl Dietrich

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, East Sussex, United Kingdom, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1974

Edition: First UK Edition

Book ID: SCW06734

ISBN: 0297767903

Condition: Good


CF4 - DJ is mylar protected. A tight clean, sound copy with very minor overall shelf wear plus there is a tiny stain on the right outside paper edges plus the book is very slightly shelf cocked. The dust jacket shows minor overall shelf wear plus there is some very light edge wear along the top and bottom edges that is heavier around the spine top and bottom edges plus there is a patch (about 1"x1.5") of staining on the back at the bottom right corner plus there ... View more info

The Sway of the Grand Saloon: A Social History of the North Atlantic

By: Brinnin, John Malcolm

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Delacorte Press: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW12026

Condition: Very Good


BG6 - A tight, clean, sound coyp in brown cloth covered boards quarter bound in blue cloth with gold lettering and graphics on the spine and on the front and marbled endpapers with only very minor overall shelf wear. The dust jacket shows very minor overall shelf wear with some very light edge wear along the top spine edge plus there is some very light overall rubbing plus there is a price clip at the top right corner of the front endflap. A history of the golden age of ... View more info

Technology and Science in the Industrializing Nations 1500-1914

By: Brose, Eric Dorn

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Atlantic Highlands, New Jersey, USA, Humanities Press Inc.: 1997

Book ID: SCW13687

ISBN: 0391039741

Condition: Very Good


BG5 - A trade paperback withdrawn ex-library book in good+ to very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in monochrome illustrated green and white wraps iwth very minor overall shelf wear with some very light fading along the front spine edge plus there are the usual library stamps, label, and pocket on the top outside paper edges, the front endpaper/half title page, the copyright page, and the back endpaper. A concise survey of the history of technology and scienc... View more info

Climates of Hunger: Mankind and the World's Changing Weather

By: Bryson, Reid A. And Murray, Thomas J.

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Madison, Wisconsin, The University of Wisconsin Press: 1977

Edition: First Printing

Book ID: EC4471BB

ISBN: 029907370X

Condition: Good


AO6 - DJ has some chippings on the edges and some sides, crease on the back left side, some light soiling, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise good. Book has some wear on the spine edges, some wrinkling and chipping on the top, some light soiling, discoloration, and light shelf wear otherwise good. Laid in signed letter by one of the authors, Thomas J. Murray, regarding a question from the original book owner about a one-year analog of earth history. Climate is ... View more info

Spy/Counterspy: An Encyclopedia of Espionage

By: Buranelli, Vincent; Buranelli, Nan

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., McGraw-Hill Companies, The: 1982

Book ID: SCW06035

ISBN: 0070089159

Condition: Good


BF6 - A tight, clean, sound copy with very minor overall shelf wear plus there is some very light edge wear on the bottom board edges plus there are the usual library stamps, marks, pocket, and label on the top, bottom, and right outside paper edges, title page, copyright page, and back endpaper plus there is some light staining on the right outside paper edges. The dust jacket shows very minor overall shelf wear plus there are the usual library labels on the spine and o... View more info

The New Cambridge Modern History (Volume XIII - Companion Volume)

By: Burke, Peter (Edited by)

Price: $13.00

Publisher: London, Cambridge University Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC17325BB

ISBN: 0521221285

Condition: Very Good


Y5 - Book has bumped corners, library markings (labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.), light discoloration and shelf wear. The New Cambridge Modern History (Volume XIII - Companion Volume) View more info

Eyewitness to History

By: Carey, John (Edited by)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts, Harvard University Press: 1988

Edition: First American Edition

Book ID: EC7455BB

ISBN: 0674287509

Condition: Good


BN1 - DJ has mylar protected. DJ has 0.75" tear on the back top right corner, wrinkling, chipping, and crease on some edges and corners, soiling on the front bottom gutter, discoloration, and shelf wear otherwise good. Book has wrinkling and some wear on the spine edges and gutter edges, rubbing and wear on the gutters and sides near the spine, foxing on the page edges, wrinkling and dog-eared on some inside pages, discoloration, and shelf wear otherwise good. This i... View more info

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Cattle: An Informal Social History

By: Carlson, Laurie M.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., Ivan R. Dee Publisher: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW12897

ISBN: 1566633885

Condition: Good


BZ4 - A tight, clean, sound copy in green paper covered boards quarter bound in black cloth with gold lettering and a graphic on the spine with very minor overall shelf wear with the dust jacket mylar sleeve endflaps glued to the front and back fixed endpapers plus there are the usual library stamps, marks, and pocket on the top and bottom outside paper edges, the front and back free endpapers, and the title page. The dust jacket shows no visible signs of wear plus it is... View more info

Twenty Twenty Visions: Long View of a Changing World

By: Carlson, Richard and Bruce Goldman

Price: $1.75

Publisher: Stanford, CA, U.S.A., Stanford Alumni Association: 1991

Book ID: SCW02140

ISBN: 0916318443

Condition: Very Good


BH3 - A trade paperback book in very good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with only very minor overall wear. This is a title in the Portable Stanford series. Richard Carlson is the author of "Solar Energy in America's Future," "The West," and "Managing the Changing Workforce." This book is an effort by the authors, one a futurist and the other a journalist, to provide a view of the world and America's place within it through t... View more info