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The Historical Cabinet; Containing Authentic Accounts of Many Remarkable and Interesting Events, Which Have Taken place in Modern Times

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Leary & Getz: 1853

Seller ID: 032690

Condition: Fair

516 pages, plus 24 hand colored plate leafs, and 48 pages of ads. Later leather strip over spine, with portion of original spine cover laid over. Original covers are worn. Hinges (internal) are broke and now reinforced with black tape. Contents with some smudges, though complete and generally fairly clean. View more info

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Essays on Historiography

By: Malin, James C.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Lawrence, Kansas, Self Published: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: 036628

Condition: Very Good

188 pages, soft bound. Signed in name only by the author on the title page. Paper covers are a little darkened along edges. Stains in blank space of last page. Otherwise a tight and clean copy of this scarce first printing. View more info

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The Habitable World Described... (Vol. IX & Vol. X, ONLY, Bound as a Single Volume)

By: Trusler, John

Price: $350.00

Publisher: London, Self Published: 1791

Seller ID: 033740

Condition: Good+

Volumes IX and X ONLY of what eventually became a 20 volume set. These two volumes were rebound into a single volume, circa mid 19th century. There is a dedication title page for "Vol. II" followed by the actual title page for Vol. IX with 352 pages, plus seven plates and six folding maps (lacking "Map of Germany" and "Burgomasier and Peasant of Nuremburg") and actual title page for Vol. X with 337 pages, plus six plates and four folding maps. Three pages of binding instructions for Volumes VI, VII, VIII, & IX follow. Gilt stamped lettering on red spine labels remains bright. Covers are s... View more info