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THE EMPIRE OF MANUEL I KOMNENOS. 1143-1180.
Cambridge:Cambridge University Press. (1993). xix+(6)+557pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Both book and dust jacket are in very good to near fine condition.
$128.00
THE EMPRESS THEOPHANO. BYZANTIUM AND THE WEST AT THE TURN OF THE FIRST MILLENNIUM.
Cambridge:Cambridge University Press. (1995). xvi+344pp. Both book and dust jacket are in very good clean condition.
$95.00
THE FOUNDATIONS OF IMPERIALIST POLICY. A Course of Lectures Read to The Academy of the General Staff in 1918-1919
London:The Labour Publishing Company. (1922).1st edition. 159pp. Hardcover. Green boards lightly soiled and shelfworn. Page edges soiled. Internally, aside from an occassional smudge, a very good clean copy, free of previous owners marks or signatures. 
$25.00
THE HERITAGE OF THE ANCIENT WORLD, From the Earliest Times to the Fall of Rome
New York; Holt, Rinehart and Winston, [1960]. Hardcover with DJ.  Illustrated.  xii+468pp. Condition is VG in a Good dust jacket.  DJ is a bit soiled, with age toning, small tears at the edges, and some nibbling in spots.  The book is very clean, in bright green cloth boards, pages are unmarked and the binding is tight.  It is slightly bowed.  A comprehensive history of the ancient world, used as a college textbook; this copy apparently owned by a disinterested student as there are no signs of it having been read.  (cfm)
$45.00
THE KINGDOM IN THE SUN 1130-1194.
New York and Evanston:Harper and Row. (1970). xv+426pp. Light wear to dustjacket edges. Otherwise a very good clean copy. No previous owners marks or signatures.
$50.00
THE LAND AND THE PEASANT IN RUMANIA. THE WAR AND AGRARIAN REFORM (1917-21) (Economic and Social History of the World War. Rumanian Series)
London:Oxford University Press. 1930. xxiv+627pp with fold-out map at rear. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Blue boards lightly mottled. Page edges lightly soiled.  Internally end-pages are age-toned, but otherwise a very good, clean copy. Some pages still uncut. The dust jacket is soiled with wear to edges, still near very good condition. 
$35.00
THE LIFE OF ALCIBIADES. THE IDOL OF ATHENS
New York:D. Appleton and Company. 1929. 1st edition. 324pp. Illustrated with drawn map at beginning and end. Hardcover. Maroon boards with gilt still bright, lightly shelfworn and sun faded along bottom edges. Page edges soiled.  Internally, end-pages age toned, with a previous owners name penciled signature to inside front board and an old bookseller ticket to inside of rear board. Otherwise, pages clean and bright.  The binding is tight and hinges intact. A very good copy.
$35.00
THE LIGHTHOUSES OF HAWAI'I.
Honolulu:University of Hawaii Press. 1991. 214pp. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket. Jacket is clearn with only some light wear to the edges. Otherwise in very good condition. Book itself is only mildly shelf-worn. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings. Overall, this is a very good, clean copy.
$40.00
THE LOG OF A LIMEJUICER.
The experiences under sail of James P. Barker, Master Mariner as told to Roland Barker. New York:The Macmillan Company. 1936. 251pp. Second Printing. Hardcover. Binding is worn and faded, most notably at the spine. Otherwise boards are only mildly soiled. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings, save for a previous owner's signature on the first free end-paper. Signed by James P. Barker on the frontispiece. Overall, this is a very good copy. 
$45.00
THE MEMOIRS OF PROTA MATIJA NENADOVIC
(London):Oxford at the Clarendon Press. 1969. xlvii+227pp.  Illustrated with 3 maps.  Hardcover with dust jacket.  Book is in very good, clean condition inside and out but with light soiling to page edges. The price-clipped dust jacket is lightly soiled and edgeworn with a small tear to lower edge point of rear panel.  With a review slip laid in. *"...a moving eye-witness account of the struggle of the Serb people to free themselves from the oppression and tyranny of the Turkish janissaries at the turn of the eighteenth century."...dj. 
$35.00
THE NORMAN KINGDOM OF SICILY (CAMBRIDGE MEDIEVAL TEXTBOOKS)
Cambridge:Cambridge University Press. (1992). xvi+418pp. Wrps. Light soiling to front cover, otherwise a very good, clean copy.
$25.00
THE ODYSSEY OF A PROFESSIONAL PRISONER. GOOD MEN STILL LIVE! ("I AM THE OTHER KAREL CAPEK")
Chicago: J. Philip O'Hara, Inc. (1974). 315pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Dust jacket lightly soiled with tears at edges. Binding is cocked and top of page edges foxed. Internally, previous owners name penned to first free end page. Otherwise a very good, clean copy.
$20.00
THE OWL'S WATCHSONG. A Study of Istanbul.
New York:Horizon Press. (1962). 242pp. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket. Jacket is lightly worn at the edges and spine, with some light fraying and a few small chips and tears. Book itself is only mildly shelf-worn. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings, save for a touch of age-toning to the page edges. Overall, this is a very good copy.
$17.00
THE OXFORD HISTORY OF SOUTH AFRICA.
New York:Oxford University Press. 1969. Two volumes. Hardcover. Covers are only lightly worn with some soiling to the front of the first volume, otherwise in very good condition. Interiors are both clean, bright and free of stray markings. Overall, this is a very good set.
$45.00
THE PREHISTORY OF EAST AFRICA.
New York:The Macmillan Company. 1963. 382pp. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket. Jacket is worn at the edges and spine with some light fraying a few small chips and tears. There is a small piece missing from the top of the spine and a tear about an inch long to the front bottom edge. Book itself, however, is only mildly shelf-worn. Inteiror is clean, bright and free of stray markings. Overall, this is a very good copy with a good dust jacket.
$15.00

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