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Witness to the Partition, India and Pakistan 1947-48:  The Letters of Sir Fulque Agnew of Lochnaw Bt, Agnew, Sir Fulque & Ged Martin, Ed.
1 Agnew, Sir Fulque & Ged Martin, Ed. Witness to the Partition, India and Pakistan 1947-48: The Letters of Sir Fulque Agnew of Lochnaw Bt
Glossy paper covers are lightly creased. Pages are clean and crisp, binding is tight; book appears unread. . The author of these letters had contact with leaders in both the Indian National Congress and the Muslim League. This book consists of his letters to his wife, with a first-hand account of both India and Pakistan at the time of independence. . Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 78 pages. K6 Centre for South Asian Studies, U. of Edinborough 2001 Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 25467 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Chester County Pennsylvania:  Chester County Day, Ball, Bernice M. , Ed.
2 Ball, Bernice M. , Ed. Chester County Pennsylvania: Chester County Day
No defects. . Book published to commerate and celebrate Chester County day, the first Saturday in October. Filled with illustrations and bits of information about Chester County. . Trade PB. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 64 pages. L7 West Chester, PA. West Chester, PA Chester County Day 1960 Softcover Fine with no dust jacket 18692 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Hoosier Caravan : a Treasury of Indiana Life & Lore, Banta, R. E. (editor)
3 Banta, R. E. (editor) Hoosier Caravan : a Treasury of Indiana Life & Lore
No defects. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. . This is a wonderful collection of 92 essays, fiction, poetry, history, and other pieces, all concerning the history and culture of the great state of Indiana. Each piece is written by an Indiana author, such as Booth Tarkington, Theodore Dreiser, James Whitcomb Riley, GeneStratton Porter, Ernie Pyle, Jessamyn West, Emily Kimbrough, Hoagy Carmichael, Kurt Vonnegut, and many others. This is the New and Enlarged edition. A handsome copy. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 620 pages. A6 Bloomington, In, U. S. A.. Bloomington, In, U. S. A. Indiana University Press 1975 New and Enlarged Edition Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 15079 
Price: 25.00 USD
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L'Histoire Des États-Unis D'Amérique, Barbaroux, C. O.
4 Barbaroux, C. O. L'Histoire Des États-Unis D'Amérique
Original binding, one-quarter dark brown inlaid leather and brown boards. Extremities of cover are rubbed and worn in a few spots, owner name on ffep. Pages are foxed with light waterstaining, with all text quite readable. Binding is solid and tight, elaborate decoration and bright gilt titles to spine. . This is a history of the very young United States, to the 1820s. The last 25 pages of the book consists of questions, in English, about what has been read. A handsome early history of the United States. Text is in French; would be a unique gift for an American student of the French language. . 16mo - 6" to 7" tall. 304 pages. C1 Philadelphia. Philadelphia Parrish, Dunning, & Mears 1832 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 21234 
Price: 125.00 USD
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IL Terrorismo in Italia Negli Anni Settanta: Cronaca e Documentazione, Barbato, Tullio
5 Barbato, Tullio IL Terrorismo in Italia Negli Anni Settanta: Cronaca e Documentazione
Dust jacket has small chips and tears, light soil and rubbing, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has no defects, binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Terrorism in Italy in the 1970s. Text is in Italian. A beautiful copy. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 277 pages. E2 Milano. Milano Bibliografica 1980 Hardcover Fine in Good dust jacket 24935 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Historical Collections of the State of New York Containing: a General Collection of the Most Interesting Facts, Traditions, Biographical Sketches, Anecdotes, Etc. Relating to History and Antiquities:  With Geographical Descriptions of Every Township in the State, Barber, John W. / Howe, Henry
6 Barber, John W. / Howe, Henry Historical Collections of the State of New York Containing: a General Collection of the Most Interesting Facts, Traditions, Biographical Sketches, Anecdotes, Etc. Relating to History and Antiquities: With Geographical Descriptions of Every Township in the State
The only defect in this book is a small scuff mark on the front pastedown resulting from the careless removal of a sticker. Pages are crisp, tight, clean, book appears unread. Black cloth covers with bright gilt lettering and decoration. This is a hardcover book, not a modern softcover reprint. . A facsmile edition of a work originally published in 1841. Illustrated by reproductions of 230 engravings. A beautiful copy. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 608 pages. T5 Port Washington, NY. Port Washington, NY Kennikat Press 1970 Facsimile Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 20262 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Historical Essays, 1600-1750, Presented to David Ogg, Bell, H. E. , Ed.
7 Bell, H. E. , Ed. Historical Essays, 1600-1750, Presented to David Ogg
Jacket is lightly sunned at spine, light soil, now in mylar sleeve. Book is lightly tanned on two pages where something had been laid in. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. This is the first edition. . Eleven contributions in this Festschrift treating a variety of 17th and 18th century topics, along with a list of publications by David Ogg and an index. Ogg was a distinguished British historian. Book is in beautiful condition. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 274 pages. A4 London. London A. & C. Black 1963 1st Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 22990 
Price: 30.00 USD
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From Pittsburgh to the Rocky Mountains Major Stephen Long's Expedition 1819-1820, Benson, Maxine, Ed.
8 Benson, Maxine, Ed. From Pittsburgh to the Rocky Mountains Major Stephen Long's Expedition 1819-1820
No defects in jacket or book, jacket now protected with acid-free polyester cover. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. . B/W and color illustrations done by artists in the exploration party. A lovely book about America's beginnings. The jacket has a picture of buffalo against an incredible field and sky. Everything is clean and attractive. A beautiful edition and copy. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 410 pages. G5 Golden, Colorado. Golden, Colorado Fulcrum, Inc. 1988 155591022x / 9781555910228 1st Edition. 1st Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 13817 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Economic Development in East-Central Europe in the 19th and 20th Centuries, Berend, Ivan T. & Gyorgy Ranki
9 Berend, Ivan T. & Gyorgy Ranki Economic Development in East-Central Europe in the 19th and 20th Centuries
No defects. Brown cloth boards with green lettering and decoration. . Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. . (Institute on East Central Europe Series) Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 402 pages. I2 NY. NY Columbia University Press 1974 0231030134 / 9780231030137 Reprint Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 22658 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Snow Belt Cities:  Metropolitan Politics in the Northeast and Midwest Since World War II, Bernard, Richard M. , Ed.
10 Bernard, Richard M. , Ed. Snow Belt Cities: Metropolitan Politics in the Northeast and Midwest Since World War II
Book and jacket have no defects. Pages are clean and crisp, binding is tight; book appears unread. Dust jacket protected by mylar sleeve. . Thirteen case studies by as many authors. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 275 pages. F5 Bloomington. Bloomington Indiana U. Press 1990 0253311772 / 9780253311771 1st Edition Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket 25310 
Price: 25.00 USD
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November Twenty Six Nineteen Hundred Sixty Three, Berry, Wendell / Shahn, Ben
11 Berry, Wendell / Shahn, Ben November Twenty Six Nineteen Hundred Sixty Three
Spine is slightly sunned, else Fine. Original black slipcase has some minor scuffs, small stains, VG. . Poem written by Berry on the occasion of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, lettered and illustrated by Ben Shahn. Printed on Linweave Early American paper, bound by Haddon Craftsmen. Poem appeared originally in The Nation magazine. This is the first edition. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. G5 NY. NY George Braziller 1964 1st Edition Thus Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket Illustrated by Ben Shahn 22218 
Price: 16.50 USD
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Engaging India:  U. S. Strategic Relations with the World's Largest Democracy, Bertsch, Gary K. , et al
12 Bertsch, Gary K. , et al Engaging India: U. S. Strategic Relations with the World's Largest Democracy
No defects. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. . Twelve essays analyzing India's relationship with the rest of the world, with particular emphasis on the U. S. . Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 284 pages. G6 Routledge 1999 0415922836 / 9780415922838 Softcover Fine with no dust jacket 17808 
Price: 11.50 USD
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The State of the Nation, Beveridge, Albert J.
13 Beveridge, Albert J. The State of the Nation
Essays on issues ranging from Supreme Court nullification of legislation, to isolationism, to over-regulation vs. Business corruption, to the role of the presidency. Bright gilt lettering and decoration on red buckram cover with very slight rubbing to extremities. . Gift quality. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. H4 Indianapolis. Indianapolis Bobbs Merrill 1924 Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 14315 
Price: 16.50 USD
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1884 History of Monroe County Indiana, Blanchard, Charles
14 Blanchard, Charles 1884 History of Monroe County Indiana
Book has no defects. Pages are clean and crisp, binding is tight; book appears unread. . Book was originally published in 1884, as History of Morgan, Monroe & Brown Counties. This is a facsimile reprint of part of the original publication. It is paginated as pages 371 to 677. Bound in brown cloth, the book is invaluable for genealogical research. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 307 pages. L4 Knightstown. Knightstown The Bookmark 1978 Reprint Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 23972 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Le Mouvement Syndical En France 1871-1921: Essai Bibliographique, Brécy, Robert
15 Brécy, Robert Le Mouvement Syndical En France 1871-1921: Essai Bibliographique
Ex-library book with ownership and other stamps, peeled spot on spine where a label was removed. Pages are otherwise bright, clean, and unmarked. . Bibliographic essay. Text is in French. . Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 217 pages. A1 Paris. Paris Mouton 1963 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 22906 
Price: 22.50 USD
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Constitution Making in Indiana:  A Source Book of Constitutional Documents, with Historical Introduction and Critical Notes, Bremer, John A
16 Bremer, John A Constitution Making in Indiana: A Source Book of Constitutional Documents, with Historical Introduction and Critical Notes
No defects, book is unread. . Volume IV, 1930-1960. . Indiana Historical Collections Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 343 pages. J1 Indiana Historical Bureau 1978 1st Edition Hardcover As New with no dust jacket 23042 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Colonial Revolution, Brockway, Fenner
17 Brockway, Fenner The Colonial Revolution
Dust jacket is lightly rubbed at extremities, three-inch scratch to front panel, now in fresh mylar cover. Book has no defects. Pages are clean and crisp, binding is tight; book appears unread. . A major study of the revolt against colonialism. Considers all regions of the world with a concentration on Africa. Select bibliography, index. . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 654 pages. M3 NY. NY St. Martin's 1974 1st Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 30645 
Price: 16.50 USD
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18 Brooke, Iris Pleasures of the Past: A Light-Hearted Commentary on the Enjoyments of Past Generations
Green cloth covers have faded to yellow at spine and margins, rubbing and light wear to extremities. Tight, square, pages clean and bright, except for a couple of pages with light foxing. . Author discusses the ways in which the English and other Europeans enjoyed themselves in generations past -- before movies, television, and the like. Full chapters on eating, sadistic sports, games, ornamental gardens, public parks, travel and sight seeing, fairs and freaks, music and dancing, among others. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR to friends on half-title page, dated 1957. Illustrated with line drawings directly in the text and in 16 plates. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 175 pages. Signed by Author. B2 London. London Odhams Press Ltd. 1955 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 23577 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The Present State of Europe, Campbell, John
19 Campbell, John The Present State of Europe
No defects. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. Bound in crimson cloth with bright gilt titles to spine. A beautiful copy. . Explaining the Interests, Connections, Political and Commercial Views of its Several Powers. Facsimile reprint of a book originally published in 1753 for Thomas Longman And Charles Hitch, John and James Rivington, and Robert Dodsley. Fascinating analysis of the state of Europe just prior to the American Revolution. The author is not identified in the book, but he is given as John Campbell by the Library of Congress. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 517 pages. H4 Research Reprints 1970 4th Edition Hardcover As New with no dust jacket 17942 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Indiana University from Seminary Square to Dunn's Woods, 1820-1885, Carmony, Donald F
20 Carmony, Donald F Indiana University from Seminary Square to Dunn's Woods, 1820-1885
Small label ghost on gray front cover, slight soil, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . A short history of early Indiana University. Illustrated stapled booklet. . 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. 39 pages. J1 Indiana University Publications 1987 1st Edition Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 23008 
Price: 11.50 USD
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