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Atlas Pour Les Commentaires de Napoleon le Grand
1 Atlas Pour Les Commentaires de Napoleon le Grand
Paris Imprimerie Imperiale 1867 1st Edition Hardcover VG/NONE 
Red cloth boards with red leather spine and gilt lettering, five raised bands. Boards rubbed, lightly bumped and worn on points and extremities with some loss to leather at edges, some staining. Marbled endpapers, decorative bookplate inside front board, scattered light foxing. Binding sturdy with all 33 double-sided color maps present. An uncommon copy of the atlas volume of Les Commentaires. ; MCN14935; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 400.00 USD
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The Armenians Their History & Culture, Baliozian, Ara
2 Baliozian, Ara The Armenians Their History & Culture
Ararat Press 1985 0933706227 / 9780933706224 Reprint Softcover VG+ Signed by Author
Author signed and dated half-title. Armenian history, religion, languages, literature, music, art and architecture, cinema, science & technology, cuisine. Index. Originally published 1975.; MCN18148; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 191 pp; Signed by Author 
Price: 28.00 USD
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Slezsko, Bechny, Jaroslav, et al
3 Bechny, Jaroslav, et al Slezsko
Opava Matice Slezska 1992 Hardcover VG+/VG+ 
White cloth boards clean and unmarked, pictorial dustjacket rubbed with edge wear, now in protective mylar. Oversized history of Silesia written by several contributors, illustrated with photographs in both color and black-and-white. Text in Czech with six-page English translation at rear. ; MCN20872; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 288 pp 
Price: 28.00 USD
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4 Boettiger, Louis A. Armenian Legends and Festivals
Minneapolis University of Minnesota 1920 1st Edition Softcover VG 
Tan wraps lightly thumped, small tearing at spine ends, name written on preface page. Studies in the Social Sciences Number 14. Geography of Armenia, ancient historical legends, legends of the conversion to Christianity, locality legends, Gregorian church, pagan folk festivals, Christian folk festivals, private festive occasions. ; MCN14875; Large 8vo 9" - 10" ; 100 pp 
Price: 15.00 USD
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A Story of Horsham A Municipal Century, Brooke, Brian and Alan Finch
5 Brooke, Brian and Alan Finch A Story of Horsham A Municipal Century
City of Horsham 1982 0959831215 / 9780959831214 1st Edition Hardcover VG+/G+ 
Tan paper covered boards rubbed at spine ends. Dustjacket edgeworn with chipping, front flap detached but present and now in protective mylar. An illustrated history of the market town of Horsham in County of Sussex, England, with index. ; MCN21197; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" ; 278 pp 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Traditions of Edinburgh, Chambers, Robert
6 Chambers, Robert Traditions of Edinburgh
W. & R. Chambers, Ltd. 1980 0550212922 / 9780550212924 Hardcover VG+/F Illustrated by James Riddel 
Brief inscription front endpaper else a fine copy in a bright dustjacket, now in protective mylar. Originally published 1824. "In this edition we have preserved the text as Robert Chambers last revised it in 1868, together with the notes prepared by his grandson Charles for the 1912 edition." Index. ; MCN21364; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 377 pp 
Price: 11.00 USD
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7 Day, Colin The Days of Ure Bygone times in the Yorkshire Dales
Friends of the Dales Countryside Museum 2014 Softcover VG+ 
Mailing label taped inside front cover, check marks to table of contents page. Compilation of articles taken from the journal Now Then, containing essays on local Yorkshire Dales history in Great Britain. ; MCN25038; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 184 pp 
Price: 24.00 USD
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8 Field, C. W. The Province of Canterbury and The Elizabethan Settlement of Religion
Private Printing 1972 Hardcover VG+/NONE 
Blue cloth, usual library markings. With Introduction by Revd. L. E. Whatmore. "What is this book about? Briefly, it is concerned to discover what happened to that considerable, but hitherto largely unidentified body of clergy in this country who, holding preferment in Mary's reign when the Catholic religion had been re-established, were displaced during the first decade of the reign of Elizabeth I." Index. ; MCN24362; Ex-Library; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 340 pp 
Price: 60.00 USD
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9 Gidney, James B. A Mandate for Armenia
Kent State University Press 1967 1st Edition Hardcover VG/VG 
Orange and tan cloth boards, front board has very slight sway, pocket inside rear board. Dustjacket lightly rubbed, 1" discoloration spot to spine where sticker was removed. Else no other markings, corners sharp and a clean copy in protective mylar. ; MCN14869; Ex-Library; Large 8vo 9" - 10" ; 270 pp 
Price: 48.00 USD
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The Old Log School and Huron Old Boys in Pioneer Days With Twenty-five Illustrations, Green, Gavin Hamilton
10 Green, Gavin Hamilton The Old Log School and Huron Old Boys in Pioneer Days With Twenty-five Illustrations
Signal-Star Press 1939 1st Edition Hardcover VG+/NONE 
Worn on spine ends else corners square and binding secure. Memoir and informal history of Colborne Township school in Ontario, Canada, illustrated. ; MCN22619; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 217 pp 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Memories of the Black Sea Germans Highlights of Their History and Heritage, Height, Joseph S.
11 Height, Joseph S. Memories of the Black Sea Germans Highlights of Their History and Heritage
Associated German-Russian Sponsors 1979 1st Edition Hardcover VG+/VG+ 
Lightly rubbed on tips, gift inscription front endpaper. Yellow dustjacket rubbed with chipping at spine ends, now in protective mylar. ; MCN23279; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 372 pp 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Guysborough Sketches and Essays, Jost, A. C.
12 Jost, A. C. Guysborough Sketches and Essays
Guysborough Private Printing 1950 1st Edition Hardcover VG+/NONE 
Black cloth boards show mild wear. Detailed history of Guysborough, Nova Scotia includes over 150 pages of family genealogies. ; MCN17906; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 414 pp 
Price: 55.00 USD
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13 Kennedy, Clyde C. The Upper Ottawa Valley
Renfrew County Council 1970 0702224987 / 9780702224980 1st Edition Softcover VG+ 
Detailed history of Canada's Ottawa Valley area profusely illustrated with maps and photographs. ; MCN22811; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 254 pp 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14 Lingham, B. F. The Long Years of Obscurity A History of Didcot Volume One to 1841
Didcot Press 1983 Softcover VG+ 
Gift inscription front endpaper else a clean and unmarked copy. First in a series on the history of the town of Didcot in South Oxfordshire. Index. ; MCN24205; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 148 pp 
Price: 15.00 USD
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15 MacKay, Donald Scotland Farewell The People of the Hector
Natural Heritage/Natural History Inc. 1996 1896219128 / 9781896219127 Softcover NF 
"This is the story of the Highland Scots who sailed to Pictou, Nova Scotia, in 1773 on the Hector and who pioneered the large-scale emigration of Scots to Nova Scotia." Illustrated. Index. ; MCN21363; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 235 pp 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Irrawaddy Flotilla, McCrae, Alister and Alan Prentice
16 McCrae, Alister and Alan Prentice Irrawaddy Flotilla
James Paton Limited 1978 0950606103 / 9780950606101 1st Edition Hardcover VG+/VG+ Signed by Author
Navy cloth boards tight and square, in a lightly rubbed and edgeworn dustjacket with small horizontal slit near spine, now in protective mylar. Author Alan Prentice inscribed front endpaper "To... wishing you a very Merry Christmas and all the best for 1979. Love from, Alan Christmas 1978." "This story of river transport in Burma describes the historical background to the formation in 1852 of the Irawaddy Flotilla..." ; MCN25080; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 195 pp; Signed by Author 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Mont Orgueil Castle Its History and Description With Plans and Illustrations, Nicolle, Edmund Toulmin
17 Nicolle, Edmund Toulmin Mont Orgueil Castle Its History and Description With Plans and Illustrations
Jersey Beresford Library Limited 1921 1st Edition Hardcover VG/NONE 
Tan cloth and paper covered boards lightly rubbed, fore-edge corners bumped with tearing to paper. Tightly bound, offsetting to endpapers and brief inked inscription inside front board. With black-and-white photographic plates, all present and in excellent condition, includes double-sided plan of castle at rear. ; MCN20774; Large 8vo 9" - 10" ; 207 pp 
Price: 32.00 USD
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18 O'Gallagher, Marianna Grosse Ile Gateway to Canada 1832-1937
Livres Carraig Books 1984 0969080530 / 9780969080534 Softcover; 3rd Printing VG+ 
History of the Quebec's Grosse Ile which served as a Canadian quarantine station between 1832-1937. Includes Alphabetical List of Orphans in the Catholic Orphanage of Quebec 1847; these entries may include names of biological parents and names of adoptive parents. Illustrated. ; MCN22455; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 185 pp 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Picture Mitchell 1857-1997, Robinson, Dean
19 Robinson, Dean Picture Mitchell 1857-1997
1999 Mitchell Homecoming Committee 1999 0968502008 / 9780968502006 1st Edition Hardcover F/NF 
Number 861 of an edition limited to 1000 copies. Oversized history of the town of Mitchell in Ontario profusely illustrated with b/w historical photographs. ; MCN13879; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 208 pp 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Saudi Arabia The Ceaseless Quest for Security, Safran, Nadav
20 Safran, Nadav Saudi Arabia The Ceaseless Quest for Security
Belknap Press of Harvard University Press 1985 0674789857 / 9780674789852 1st Edition Hardcover VG+/VG+ 
Tan cloth boards show mild wear, in a mildly rubbed dustjacket with 1" closed tear rear panel, now in protective mylar. First edition copy with full number line. ; MCN24977; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 524 pp 
Price: 15.00 USD
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