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Image for The Second Wedgwood International Seminar Minutes : April 12, 13, 1957 - Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration, New York

The Second Wedgwood International Seminar Minutes : April 12, 13, 1957 - Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration, New York

By: N/A

Price: $24.70

Publisher: Wedgwood International Seminar: 1957

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: aqwr

Condition: Fair


68 pages (complete). Articles, program and minutes from the Second Wedgwood International Seminar in New York. The cover is tight, shabbily genteel with storage fading to the spine areas and marking and wear to the cover faces. Inside, the contents are very firm, very fresh, clean, poised and clear. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for The Arab Awakening : The Story of the Arab National Movement

The Arab Awakening : The Story of the Arab National Movement

By: Antonius, George

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Hamish Hamilton, London: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: biii

Condition: Good


470 pages (complete). A benign, much owned copy. The boards are worn, marked, stained all about. They are still sure. The spine has been sunned. The page trims are dulled and marked from storage. Within, the initial and later pages have mild foxing. The pages are patient, clear, tidy, competent and comfortable. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for Blackwood' Tales from the Outposts - III Tales of the Border

Blackwood' Tales from the Outposts - III Tales of the Border

By: Bethell, Lieut.-Colonel L. A.

Price: $3.80

Publisher: William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh and London: 1933

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: amdn

Condition: Good


313 pages (complete). A small, neat book of tales from Imperial India. The blue cover has wear and scuffing. The contents are sure, tight against the strong binding, clean and clear. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for Kuwait : Prospect and Reality

Kuwait : Prospect and Reality

By: Freeth, Zahra : Winstone, Victor

Price: $10.45

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: asmr

ISBN: 0049530070

Condition: Very Good


jacket is shelf rubbed and lightly edge worn. light marks. clean. well bound. very good copy.[S.K]Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for From the Lands of Sultan and Shah

From the Lands of Sultan and Shah

By: Harrow, Leonard

Price: $17.10

Publisher: Scorpion Publishing Limited: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ohty

ISBN: 0905906608

Condition: Good


jacket is shelf rubbed. light tanning and marks. 64 pages. well bound. good copy.[S.K]Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for The Missak[ian] Ottoman Archives

The Missak[ian] Ottoman Archives

By: Hendrickx, Ben ; Sezer, Sezim ; Asil, Mehmed

Price: $66.50

Publisher: Missak Collection, Johannesburg: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: barr

ISBN: 0869705806

Condition: Near Fine


302 pages (complete). In excellent condition. Papers relating to the Ottoman-Armenian Missak dynasty. The covers are tidy, clean and neat. Within, the contents are immaculate. They are bright, fresh, clean, smart and assured. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for Hong Kong: Report for the Year 1970

Hong Kong: Report for the Year 1970

By: Hong Kong Government

Price: $104.50

Publisher: Hong Kong Government Press: 1971

Seller ID: orwi

Condition: Near Fine


The boards are strong and square but a touch edge worn along the bottom edges. The dust jacket is quite rubbed and worn, with some heavy creasing and light chipping along the top edge. Despite this, the jacket remains whole and bright. Internally, there are no markings or inscriptions, and the pages within are clean, crisp and complete. The binding is tight, and it is presented handsomely in cellophane. JV.KOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

The District Officer in India, 1930-1947

By: Hunt, Roland;Harrison, John

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Scolar Press: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: kx49

ISBN: 0859675602

Condition: Very Good


The jacket is slightly shelf rubbed.Internally clean and tightly bound.EK.Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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PLO in Lebanon: Selected documents

By: Israeli, Raphaeli (editor)

Price: $7.60

Publisher: Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: apmb

ISBN: 0297782592

Condition: Good


jacket is shelf rubbed and lightly edge worn. mild tanning and marks. well bound. good copy.[S.N]Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for Kathe Kollwitz - Exhibition Catalogue

Kathe Kollwitz - Exhibition Catalogue

By: Kollwitz, Kathe

Price: $8.55

Publisher: Rembrandt van Rijn Art Foundation: 1997

Seller ID: bqhs

ISBN: 0620205482

Condition: Good


bilingual, English and Afrikaans text. wraps are shelf rubbed. light marks. no inscriptions. well bound. good copy.[S.K]Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Soekarno Tabeh

By: Kuijk, Otto; Veen, Bart van

Price: $11.40

Publisher: J. J. W. Becht's Uitgeversmaatschappij N.V., Amsterdam/ Van Dishoeck, Van Holkema & Warendorf N.V., Bussum: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: odgl

Condition: Fair


192 pages (complete). In Dutch throughout. Published in collaboration with 'De Telegraaf' and 'De Courant Nieuws van de Dag'. A biography of Indonesia's authoritarian first president before his fall. In fair condition. It is whole and tight. The cover is worn and has been sunned. The back cover has a large corner crease. The paper trims are handling marked. The book bears much evidence of usage. The pages are firmly affixed, the text is clear despite some pages being marked by storage, they are confident, assured and resolute. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery ser... View more info

Image for Lee Kuan Yew: the Man and His Ideas

Lee Kuan Yew: the Man and His Ideas

By: Kwang, Han Fook ; Fernandez, Warren; Tan, Sumiko

Price: $114.00

Publisher: Times Editions Pte Ltd., Singapore and Straights Times Press, Singapore: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 42gh

ISBN: 9812040498

Condition: Very Good


456 pages (complete). Lee Kuan Yew, who has been described as 'The Father of Modern Singapore, died in 2015. His legacy is certainly one of the most consistently successful and stable nations in South East Asia. He was also controversial for his disciplined patrician authoritarianism. This book is a celebration of his views, philosophies and political life. A gifted copy to a person leaving a company - there are a considerable number of parting messages on the frontispage. The dustjacket is whole, tidy with very basic wear about the shelving edges. The back of the dj has the remains of a previ... View more info

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I Defy!

By: Lankford, Dennis

Price: $7.60

Publisher: Allan Wingate (Publishers) Ltd.: 1954

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: onbz

Condition: Good


The boards are shelf rubbed and bit worn. faded on the spine. It has a previous owner's inscription on the front end page. A bit marked. The pages are tanned and shows slight signs of foxing on the first few pages. It is internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 160 pages. [B.K.]Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Old Shanghai: Gangsters in Paradise

By: Ling, Pan

Price: $36.10

Publisher: : Heinemann: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: lw95

ISBN: 9622251641

Condition: Good


The wraps are rubbed and marked.A few inscriptions.Tightly bound.[R.K]Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Sexual Life in Ancient India

By: Meyer, Johann Jakob

Price: $39.90

Publisher: George Routledge and Sons Limited: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 58js

Condition: Very Good


The boards of both volumes 1 and 2 are slightly shelf rubbed and edge worn. These two volumes are ex-library books with all the usual markings. The starting and ending pages of both volumes show some age related marks as well as signs of foxing on the blocks. Both volume 1 and 2 are internally clean and tightly bound. Volume 1 and 2 is complete with 590 pages all together. [B.K.]Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for Hidden Hands and Divided Landscapes: A Penal History of Singapore's Plural Society (Writing Past Colonialism)

Hidden Hands and Divided Landscapes: A Penal History of Singapore's Plural Society (Writing Past Colonialism)

By: Pieris, Anoma

Price: $36.10

Publisher: University of Hawai'i Press, Honolulu: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ahjq

ISBN: 0824833546

Condition: Near Fine


The condition of this book is near fine. The cover has very minimal wear at the corners. Otherwise, from cover to cover the condition is fine, fresh and clean. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Worcester Porcelain: Marshall Collection (Ashmolean-Christie's Handbooks)

By: Reynolds, Dinah

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Phaidon, Christies and Ashmolean Museum: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: signed

Seller ID: aizr

ISBN: 090784975X

Condition: Near Fine


Inscribed by Author(s)80 pages. Inscribed by the author on the title page (dated: Oxford, February 1990). This small book is in very good condition throughout. The cover is fresh and neat. Inside, the pages are clear, clean, fine, fresh, sure, bright. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

The Struggle for Peace in the Middle East

By: Riad, Mahmoud

Price: $11.40

Publisher: Quartet Books: 1983

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: kf17

ISBN: 0704322978

Condition: Very Good


The jacket is slightly shelf rubbed.Internally clean and tightly bound.EN.Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for Deutsche Porzellanfiguren des XVIII. Jahrhunderts - 124 Abbildungen nebst einer Einleitung und einem Verzeichnis der Lebensdaten der bedeutendsten Modelleure der Deutschen Porzellanmanufakturen

Deutsche Porzellanfiguren des XVIII. Jahrhunderts - 124 Abbildungen nebst einer Einleitung und einem Verzeichnis der Lebensdaten der bedeutendsten Modelleure der Deutschen Porzellanmanufakturen

By: Sauerlandt, Max

Price: $36.10

Publisher: I M Marcan - Block - Verlag zu Koln: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 85aa

Condition: Used: Acceptable


140 pages (complete). In German throughout. Serenely scruffy cover. The covers have wear, some tanning, scuffing and marks. The spine is much worn but is secure. Within, the pages are mild-mannered and polite. The guttering along the copyright page is cracked but the security of the book is unaffected. The pages are clean, clear and confidently competent. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Muscat and Oman; The End of an Era.

By: Skeet, Ian

Price: $17.10

Publisher: Faber: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ob68

ISBN: 0571104762

Condition: Very Good


The jacket is rubbed and marked.Internally clean.Well bound.[R.K]Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info