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La Certosa Di Pavia: 45 Tavole in Fototipia

By: Beltrami, Luca

Price: $61.75

Publisher: Milan, Italy, Ulrico Hoepli: 1900

Seller ID: 001005

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


6pp introductory text + 45 plates; This is a collection of 45 b/w photos from La Certosa Di Pavia, a monastery on the outskirts of Milan. It was built starting in 1396 as a funeral chapel for the family. The monastery was completed in 1452, and the church in 1473. More enhancements were made in the sixteenth century; The 6 page introductory text is entirely in Italian, is yellowed and lightly foxed; The plates themselves are on heavy paper similar to cardstock, and... View more info

Image for Guia General de Venezuela (Primer Tomo)- Generalidades / Estados Tachira, Merida, Trujillo, Lara, Falcon Y Zulia

Guia General de Venezuela (Primer Tomo)- Generalidades / Estados Tachira, Merida, Trujillo, Lara, Falcon Y Zulia

By: Benet, F.

Price: $760.00

Publisher: Caracas, Venezuela, Apartado 507: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 106000

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good Condition


Limited edition - unnumbered copy of 5000. 658 photographs, numerous sketches, fold-out maps, etc. Slight tear to one of the fold-out maps, but they're all in Very Good condition. Text entirely in Spanish. Size: 4mo - over 9 3/4" - 12" tall. 832 pp. Pages are yellowed, but are tight and clean. Spine is cracking down both sides, but is fully intact. Heavy shelfwear to the cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 6 pounds. Category: History; Non-English ... View more info

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Integration and Division: Geographical Perspectives on the Northern Ireland Problem

By: Boal, Frederick W.; Douglas, J. Heville H. (Editors)

Price: $60.80

Publisher: New York, Academic Press: 1982

Seller ID: 102159

ISBN: 0121080803

Condition: Very Good


368pp; The situation in Northern Ireland is often dismissed as atypical of modern societies, being viewed as an anachronistic carryover from religious conflicts of earlier centuries. This book rejects such a view and sets Northern Ireland in its proper perspective as a region with a range of complex problems which commonly beset countries with culturally and politically diverse communities; Great condition, other than that it has one dogeared page, and some underlinin... View more info

Image for Old World and its Ways, The:  A Tour Around the World and Journeys Through Europe

Old World and its Ways, The: A Tour Around the World and Journeys Through Europe

By: Bryan, William Jennings

Price: $38.00

Publisher: St. Louis, MO, Thompson Publishing: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104492

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 574 pp. Pages are yellowed, but are tight and clean. Previous owner's inscription on endpapers. Cover is bumped and rubbed, with some shelfwear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 3-5 pounds. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Countries & Travel; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 104492. Additional shipping charges may apply.. Hardcover View more info

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Matthias Church of Budapest, The

By: Gink, Karoly; Gink, Judit; Czagany, Istvan

Price: $11.40

Publisher: Budapest, Hungary, Kossuth Printing House: 1990

Edition: Apparent First Edition

Seller ID: 103955

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fine


71 photos in an artistic look at the Matthias Church; Published for the 500th anniversary of death of Matthias Hunyadi, King of Hungary; No significant flaws; Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Architecture; Christian::Church History; Countries & Travel; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 103955. Hardcover View more info

Image for Excursions to Cairo, Jerusalem, Damascus and Balbec, from the United States Ship Delaware, During Her Recent Cruise with an Attempt to Discriminate Between Truth and Error in Regard to the Sacred Places of the Holy City

Excursions to Cairo, Jerusalem, Damascus and Balbec, from the United States Ship Delaware, During Her Recent Cruise with an Attempt to Discriminate Between Truth and Error in Regard to the Sacred Places of the Holy City

By: Jones, George

Price: $109.25

Publisher: New York, NY, Van Nostrand and Dwight: 1836

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001210

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fair Condition


Size: 12mo - over 6 3/4" - 7 3/4" tall. 388 pp. Pages are yellowed, but are tight and clean. Moderately foxed throughout. Moderate water damage to covers and text. Bumped and rubbed with a few chips. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Exploration; Countries & Travel; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 001210. Hardcover View more info

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Children of Italy

By: Mawdsley, M. Dorothy

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Chicago, Follett Publishing: 1938

Seller ID: 100653

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


64pp; Fourth printing; A Follett Picture Story; Salmon colored boards with pastedown illustration of two kids and a burro on the front; Some soiling to cover; Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Illustrator: Kellogg, Ruth. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Children; Countries & Travel; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 100653. Hardcover View more info

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Coordinated Bus-Rail Service: Rockland County - Westchester County - New York City

By: N/A

Price: $71.25

Publisher: New York, Tri-State Transportation Commission: 1967

Seller ID: 102747

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


41pp; This is the final report on the Mass Transportation Demonstration Project in New York City and Rockland/Westchester counties, conducted between September 17, 1963 and June 25, 1965. It includes a summary of this experiment, background, details of the experiment itself, survey results, analysis and conculsions, and an appendix showing nine different schedules showing changes that were made during the experiment; Nice historical study for anyone interested in the ... View more info

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Le Ville Di Firenze Di La' D'Arno (2 Vol set)

By: Orlandi, Giulio Lensi

Price: $403.75

Publisher: Florence, Italy, Vallecchi: 1954

Seller ID: 101460

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fine


305pp text + 513 separate photographs; Second edition; Text written entirely in Italian; This wonderful two-volume set has information on many of the Italian villas in the area, along with fantastic photos of the homes; Both books are in incredible condition, with virtually no wear, and appearing largely unread; The DJ's are paper, and do have some stains, primarily on the spines; One of the DJ's has a small (1/4") hole around the middle of the spine; These come ... View more info