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Image for Samurai:  The Cultured Warrior

Samurai: The Cultured Warrior

By: Till, Barry, Foreword By Patricia E Bovey

Price: $10.49

Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia, Victoria, BC: Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, 1984, 1st edition, First Printing: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 148255

ISBN: 0919203450

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------trade paperback, a Very Good+ copy with a wee bit of very light rubbing, unpaginated, colour and b&w illustrations and photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Facsimile of The Tombstone Epitaph October 1881 ( Shootout at OK Corral -testimony By Sheriff John H Behan, Wesley Fuller, Wyatt Earp, William F Claiborne, Joseph I Clanton, Thomas Keefe, J H Batcher, Appolincar Bauer, Albert C Billicke, etc)

Facsimile of The Tombstone Epitaph October 1881 ( Shootout at OK Corral -testimony By Sheriff John H Behan, Wesley Fuller, Wyatt Earp, William F Claiborne, Joseph I Clanton, Thomas Keefe, J H Batcher, Appolincar Bauer, Albert C Billicke, etc)

By: Tombstone Epitaph (testimony By Sheriff John H Behan, Wesley Fuller, Wyatt Earp, William F Claiborne, Joseph I Clanton, Thomas Keefe, J H Batcher, Appolincar Bauer, Albert C Billicke, H T Boyle, H F Sills, Mrs Addie Borland Verdict By Justice Wells Spicer

Price: $32.93

Publisher: Arizona, Tombstone, AZ: The Tombstone Epitaph, NO DATE ( Facsimile of the 1881 Newspaper ), 1st Facsimile Edition, Printing Unknown:

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161973

Condition: Very Good (see description)


------------newspaper facsimile, about 17w x 23h inches, a Very Good to Very Good+ example, short tear, folded as issued, 4 pages, details the shootout events at the OK Corral, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for FOUR VOLUMES:  Tuxford Charter Week May 5 - 12, 1968: 1218 to 1964 - 750 Years; Tuxford County Primary School Centenary 1878 - 1978; Tuxford Grammar School, 1669 ( to 1969 ); Some of Our Yesterdays, Tuxford 1179 - 1979 ( Village, School, Church History )

FOUR VOLUMES: Tuxford Charter Week May 5 - 12, 1968: 1218 to 1964 - 750 Years; Tuxford County Primary School Centenary 1878 - 1978; Tuxford Grammar School, 1669 ( to 1969 ); Some of Our Yesterdays, Tuxford 1179 - 1979 ( Village, School, Church History )

By: Tuxford School / Church / Village: No Author; F N Kemp; William Serjeant; The Red Canon T W Swift ( Four Volumes )

Price: $46.13

Publisher: England, Tuxford, UK: Tuxford Village / Church / School, 1968, 1969, 1978, 1979, 1st Edition, First Printing for All: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161997

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-------------4 volumes (ONE SHIPPING CHARFE), softcovers, all are Very Good or better examples, some light rubbing, CHARTER is about 4.75w x 7h inches, unpaginated, 12 pages, two b&w photos --- GRAMMAR is about 6.5w x 8h inches, unpaginated, 12 pages, small stain and hole on rear panel ---PRIMARY is about 6w x 8.5h inches, unpaginated, 24 pages, b&w photos and centre fold illustration of the school, ink gift inscription ---SOME is about 5.75w x 8.25h inches, 108 pages, b... View more info

Image for A History of the Kaleva Knighthood and the Knights of Kaleva ( Finnish - Canadian and Finnish North American History )

A History of the Kaleva Knighthood and the Knights of Kaleva ( Finnish - Canadian and Finnish North American History )

By: Ukkonen, Alfons; Translated By Tessa Suurkuukka; Edited By Oiva W Saarinen

Price: $30.29

Publisher: Beaverton, Ontario, Beaverton, ON: Aspasia Books, 1998, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157547

ISBN: 0968905455

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------softcover, about 6 x 9 inches, a solid Very Good+ copy, a bit of light wear, 370 pages, b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo. View more info

Image for Motherlode:  A Mosaic of Dutch Wartime Experience -by Carolyne Van Der Meer / The Life Writing Series Wilfrid Laurier University Press ( Holland / The Netherlands / WWII )

Motherlode: A Mosaic of Dutch Wartime Experience -by Carolyne Van Der Meer / The Life Writing Series Wilfrid Laurier University Press ( Holland / The Netherlands / WWII )

By: Van Der Meer, Carolyne

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Waterloo, Ontario, Waterloo, ON: WLU / Wilfrid Laurier Puniversity Press, 2014, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161012

ISBN: 1771120053

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-------------softcover, about 6w x 9h inches, a Near Fine example, 128 pages, b&w photos, ---"Carolyne Van Der Meer’s creative reinterpretation through short stories, poems, and essays of the experiences of her mother and other individuals who either spent their childhoods in Nazi-occupied Holland or were deeply affected by wartime in Holland. The book documents the author’s personal journey as she uncovers her mother’s past through their correspondence and dis... View more info

Image for Netherlanders in America: A Study of Emigration & Settlement in the 19th & 20th Centuries in the United States of America 2 Books in 1 Volume )(inc Michigan, Wisconsin, Illinois, Sioux County, Virginia, Minnesota, Nebraska, Indiana, etc)( USA / Dutch )

Netherlanders in America: A Study of Emigration & Settlement in the 19th & 20th Centuries in the United States of America 2 Books in 1 Volume )(inc Michigan, Wisconsin, Illinois, Sioux County, Virginia, Minnesota, Nebraska, Indiana, etc)( USA / Dutch )

By: Van Hinte, Jacob; Robert P Swierengs (editor); Adriaan De Wit (translator) / Heritage Hall Archives, Calvin College and Seminary (sponsor) ( Omnibus Volume Containing Books 1 and 2 with Maps in Rear Pocket )

Price: $52.73

Publisher: Grand Rapids, Michigan, Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Book House, 1985, 1st Edition, 1st Printing: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162564

ISBN: 0801092965

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


----------hardcover, about 7w x 10.25h inches, a Near Fine example with a bit of foxing to the upper edge of the text block, in an attractive Good dustjacket with some short taped tears and light wear and rubbing, 1157 pages, b&w photos, maps are still in the rear pocket, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for I Hope I Don’t Intrude: Privacy and Dilemmas in Nineteenth Century Britain by David Vincent / Oxford University Press ( 19th )

I Hope I Don’t Intrude: Privacy and Dilemmas in Nineteenth Century Britain by David Vincent / Oxford University Press ( 19th )

By: Vincent, David / Oxford University Press

Price: $22.37

Publisher: Oxford, England, Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press ( OUP ), 2015, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158746

ISBN: 0198725035

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, about 6.25 x 9.5 inches, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, 354 pages, b&w illustrations, ---"I Hope I Don't Intrude takes its title from the catch-phrase of the eponymous hero of the 1825 play Paul Pry, which was an immense success on the London stage and then rapidly in New York and around the English-speaking world. It tackles the complex, multi-faceted subject of privacy in nineteenth-century Britain by examining the way in which t... View more info

Image for The Michmash Chronicles:  Book ONE:  The Bearers of the Light, AD 406 - 533 -by James H Wardroper -a Signed Copy

The Michmash Chronicles: Book ONE: The Bearers of the Light, AD 406 - 533 -by James H Wardroper -a Signed Copy

By: Wardroper, James H (signed)

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Belleville, Ontario, Belleville, ON: Essence Publishing, 2010, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 159366

ISBN: 1554525063

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------softcover, about 6w x 9h inches, a near Fine copy, signed by Wardroper, 508 pages, b&w illustrations, ---"Jim Wardroper's Michmash Chronicles cover a wide sweep of history, beginning in the dying days of Roman Britain and continuing down through the centuries. Jim does more than bring the fascinating Michmash dynasty to life; he relentlessly reminds us that those who have gone before us have flourished in dark times and that the history of the church in Br... View more info

Image for Canewdon:  The Bewitching History and Tales  (inc. Folklore; George Pickingale; Radar Sites; Canute; Village Houses; Foot and Mouth Disease; etc)( Rochford Area in Essex, England )

Canewdon: The Bewitching History and Tales (inc. Folklore; George Pickingale; Radar Sites; Canute; Village Houses; Foot and Mouth Disease; etc)( Rochford Area in Essex, England )

By: Webster, Sibyl M

Price: $59.33

Publisher: England, Rochford, Essex, UK: Rochford Printing Co. / Sibyl Webster, 2005, 1st Edition, First Printing (assumed): 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158993

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


------------softcover, about 5.75 x 8.25 inches, a Very Good+ copy with just a wee bit of very light rubbing, 184 pages, b&w photos, local history and stories covering many subjects pertaining to the area with most offerings being quite short (one or two pages, maybe less than that), , any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

T H White: The Age of Scandal: An Excursion Through a Minor Period / Folio Society Edition

By: White, T H ( Terence Hanbury White ) / Folio Society, Introduction By Reay Tannahill

Price: $13.13

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Folio Society, 1994, 1st Folio Edition, 2nd Printing t: 1994

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 148603

ISBN: 0399105972

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, unread, no dustjacket as issued, in a lightly rubbed Near Fine slipcase, 240 pages, b&w illustrations, ---"Between the Classical and the Romantic movements...there existed this other age, which was one of peculiar flavour," writes T.H. White, author of the classic children's novel The Sword in the Stone and numerous other tales of Arthurian bravery. In The Age of Scandal, first published in 1950, White focuses on the period... View more info

Image for The Murderers Among Us:  The Simon Wiesenthal Memoirs ( Nazi hunter )

The Murderers Among Us: The Simon Wiesenthal Memoirs ( Nazi hunter )

By: Wiesenthal, Simon, edited By Joseph Wechsberg

Price: $26.33

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1967, 1st Edition, Later Printing ( Blindstamped ): 1967

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 160310

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy with a wee bit of rubbing to corner tips, in a Very Good+ price clipped dustjacket,a wee bit of very light rubbing and flaking to edges, lower corner of front flap is also clipped, blindstamped on the rear board so this was distributed by a book club, former owner's embossed stamp on front blank endpaper, --- 340 pages, b&w photos, contents include: A Profile of SW; His Narrative; The Knife; The Secrets of ODESSA; Eichmann the elu... View more info

Reflections, Ranges and Rosellas: Living History in the Ovens Valley -a Signed Copy ( Victoria, Australia Local History )

By: Williams, David (signed)

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Australia, Vermont South ( Australia ): David Williams, 1995, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 149464

ISBN: 0646259741

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------softcover, about 11 x 8.25 inches, a Very Good+ copy with some light rubbing, signed by Williams in the year of publication, 80 pages, packed with b&w illustrations as well as some colour, Williams offers his sketches of buildings, views, landscapes, flora, fauna and more of the Ovens valley area, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for In the Lion's Court:  Power, Ambition and Sudden Death in the Reign of King Henry VIII

In the Lion's Court: Power, Ambition and Sudden Death in the Reign of King Henry VIII

By: Wilson, Derek

Price: $15.77

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Hutchinson, 2001, 1st edition, First Printing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 147112

ISBN: 0091801184

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine price clipped dustjacket, lower corners are ever so slightly bumped, 580 pages, b&w illustrations, ---"The story of Henry VIII and his six wives is a well-known example of the caprice and violence that dominated that King’s reign. Now renowned historian Derek Wilson examines a set of relationships that more vividly illustrate just how dangerous life was in the court of the Tudor lion. He tells the interlocking s... View more info

Image for Lost Splendour: Prince Felix Youssoupoff / Folio Society Edition  ( Russian Royalty / Russia and the Tsar / Murder of Rasputin )

Lost Splendour: Prince Felix Youssoupoff / Folio Society Edition ( Russian Royalty / Russia and the Tsar / Murder of Rasputin )

By: Youssoupoff, Prince Felix; Translated from the French by Ann Green and Nicolas Katkoff. Introduction by Count Nikolai Tolstoy / Folio society Edition

Price: $17.09

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Folio Society, 1996, 1st Folio Edition, First Printing: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162572

Condition: Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, about 6.25w x 10h inches, a Fine example, no dustjacket as issued, in a Near Fine lightly rubbed slipcase, 252 pages, b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Phantom Terror: The Threat of Revolution and the Repression of Liberty, 1789 - 1848 by Adam Zamoyski

Phantom Terror: The Threat of Revolution and the Repression of Liberty, 1789 - 1848 by Adam Zamoyski

By: Zamoyski, Adam

Price: $21.05

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: William Collins, 2014, 1st First Printing: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158753

ISBN: 0007282761

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, about 6.25 x 9.5 inches, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, gently bumped rear corners, 569 pages, colour and b&w illustrations, ---"A magnificent and timely examination of an age of fear, subversion, suppression and espionage, Adam Zamoyski explores the attempts of the governments of Europe to police the world in a struggle against obscure forces, seemingly dedicated to the overthrow of civilisation. The French Revolution and the bl... View more info

Image for FORGOTTEN EMPRESS:  The Empress of Ireland Story -by David Zeni (inc. The Building, the [ Dr ] Crippen Curse; the Sinking; Memoirs, Passenger Manifest, Deck Plans ( fold-outs ), etc)

FORGOTTEN EMPRESS: The Empress of Ireland Story -by David Zeni (inc. The Building, the [ Dr ] Crippen Curse; the Sinking; Memoirs, Passenger Manifest, Deck Plans ( fold-outs ), etc)

By: Zeni, David ( Passenger Manifest By Geoffrey E Whitfield )( Deck Plans By Ian Kinder )

Price: $46.13

Publisher: Fredericton, New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB: Goose Lane Editions, 1998, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 160835

ISBN: 0864922485

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, about 9.5w x 9h inches, a Near Fine example, in a Very Good+ dustjacket with a bit of light rubbing predominately at tips, 223 pages, b&w and colour photos and images, fold-out deck plans are intact, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for El-Ahwat, a Fortified Site from the Early Iron Age Near Nahal 'Iron, Israel: Excavations 1993 - 2000 / Culture and History of the Ancient Near East Series, Volume 24 ( Archaeology )

El-Ahwat, a Fortified Site from the Early Iron Age Near Nahal 'Iron, Israel: Excavations 1993 - 2000 / Culture and History of the Ancient Near East Series, Volume 24 ( Archaeology )

By: Zertal, Adam (ed.) Shay Bar; Ron Be'eri; Dror Ben-Yosef; Baruch Brandl; Oren Cohen; David Eitam; Jack Green; Nirit Lavie-Alon; Omri Lernau; Henk K Mienis; Michal Oren-Paskal; Amit Romano; Haim Winter; Yuval Winter

Price: $98.93

Publisher: Germany / USA, Leiden, Germany / Boston, MA: Brill, 2012, 1st edition, First Printing: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 160429

ISBN: 9004176454

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, no dustjacket as issued, 485 pages, b&w photos and illustrations, contents include: Preface by Helzer; Intro by Zertal; History of the Excavations, the Staff, and the Methodology ---The Site — General Data; Plan And Fortifications; Stratigraphy And Chronology; Area A — The City Gate (A1), The “Approach” (A2), And The Upper Terrace (A3); Area B — A Sounding In The Western City Wall; Area C1 — The Residential Quarte... View more info

Image for Remembering Muscle Beach: Where Hard Bodies Began--Photographs and Memories ( Santa Monica, CA - Body Builders Including Jack LaLanne, John Grimek; Vic Tanny; Joe Gold [of Gold's Gym ]; and Harold Zinkin [ the 1st Mr California ], Physical Fitness )

Remembering Muscle Beach: Where Hard Bodies Began--Photographs and Memories ( Santa Monica, CA - Body Builders Including Jack LaLanne, John Grimek; Vic Tanny; Joe Gold [of Gold's Gym ]; and Harold Zinkin [ the 1st Mr California ], Physical Fitness )

By: Zinkin, Harold with Bonnie Hearn ( Related - Jack LaLanne, John Grimek; Vic Tanny; Joe Gold [of Gold's Gym ]; and Harold Zinkin [ the 1st Mr California ])

Price: $46.13

Publisher: Santa Monica, California, Santa Monica, CA: ACP - Angel City Press, 1999, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163041

ISBN: 1883318017

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------hardcover, about 9.25w x 9.25h inches, a near Fine example, in a Near Fine dustjacket, 127 pages, b&w photos throughout, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info