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Historical Musicology. 1st ed. / 2nd pr.

By: SPIESS, Lincoln Bunce Musicological Studies No.4

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Institute of Medieval Music, 0,:

Seller ID: 31271


SPIESS, Lincoln Bunce. Historical Musicology : A Reference Manual for Research in Music. With articles by Ernst C. Krohn, Lloyd Hibberd, Luther A. Dittmer, Tsang-Houei Shu, Tatsuo Minagawa, Zdenek Novacek. N.Y. : Institute of Medieval Music, n.d. First Edition, Second Printing. Pp 294. 8vo, wrappers. Musicological Studies No.4. Spotting to last few pages, light spotting to wrappers, name, else vg. 30.00 View more info

History of Entomology

By: SMITH, Ray F. MITTLER, Thomas E. SMITH, Carroll N.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Annual Reviews Inc., Palo Alto, California, 1973,:

Seller ID: 76961


SMITH, Ray F., Thomas E. Mittler, and Carroll N. Smith, eds. History of Entomology. Palo Alto, California: Annual Reviews, Inc., 1973. Pp. (8),1-517,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, yellow cloth covers with brown lettering to spine andfront, decoration to front. Contents: Early Entomology in East Asia; Early Entomology in the Middle East; Entomology in the Western World in Antiquit y and in Medieval Times; The Early Naturalists and Anatomists During the Renaissance and Seventeenth Century; Entomology Systematizes and Describes: 1700-1815; Systematics Specializes Between Fabricius and Darwin: 1800-1859; ... View more info

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History of Merchant Shipping and Ancient Commerce. 4 vols.

By: LINDSAY, W. S.

Price: $260.00

Publisher: AMS Press, New York, 1965,:

Seller ID: 59266


LINDSAY, W. S. History of Merchant Shipping and Ancient Commerce : In Four Volumes ; with numerous illustrations. New York : AMS Press, 1965. Reproduced from the 1874 London edition. Pp. 672 ; 610 + 1 folding map ; 659 + 1 folding chart ; 666 + 1 folding map. 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A comprehensive four volume set detailing the history of shipping practices throughout the ages, from the ancient Greeks, Romans, and Egyptians, through the Vikings and other medieval seafaring peoples, to modern times(this being a reproduction of an earlier edition, modern times in this cas ... View more info

History of Thessaloniki

By: VACALOPOULOS, Apostolos E.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Institute for Balkan Studies, Thessaloniki, 1972,:

Seller ID: 75925


VACALOPOULOS, Apostolos E. A History of Thessaloniki. Translated by T.F. CARNEY. Thessaloniki: Institute for Balkan Studies, 1972. Pp. [i]-xi,(1),[1]-153,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, beige card covers with attached dj. Chapters: Part one: 1. Position, Foundation and Name of Thessaloniki; 2. The Hellenistic Age in Macedonia; 3. The Roman Period; 4. The Early Christian Period; Part two: 1. Avar-Slav Invasions; 2. Capture of Thessaloniki by the Saracens; 3. The Bulgarian Wars and Thessaloniki; 4. The Normans and Thessaloniki; 5.Thessaloniki as Capital of a Frankish Kingdom and under Greek Rulers; 6. C ... View more info

Human Actuality and Phenomenological Science : an Introductory Excursus into the Phenomenology of Edmund Husserl

By: JACKSON, Francis L. HUSSERL, Edmund

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Dalhousie Unniversity, Halifax, N.S., 1962,:

Seller ID: 96871


JACKSON, Francis L. Human Actuality and Phenomenological Science : an Introductory Excursus into the Phenomenology of Edmund Husserl. A thesis submitted to the Faculty of Graduate Studies, in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts. Halifax, Nova Scotia : Dalhousie University, September, 1962. Pp (5),[1]-92 typescript leaves, printed one side only. 4to, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to front board. "According to Edmund Husserl (1859-1938), Penomenology is the science for which "the whole course of philosophical development since Descartes has been prepar... View more info

Iconography : The Use of Art in Christian Worship. Papers delivered at the Twenty-Third Annual Atlantic Theological Conference, June 25th to 27th, 2003, St. Peter's Cathedral, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. Paperback.

By: HARRIS, Susan, ed. SNOOK, Christopher. CURRAN, Thomas, Rev. Dr. SMITH, Mary Elizabeth.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: St. Peter Publications, Charlottetown, 2004, ISBN:090651570X:

Seller ID: 111075


HARRIS, Susan, (ed.). Iconography : The Use of Art in Christian Worship. Papers delivered at the Twenty-Third Annual Atlantic Theological Conference, June 25th to 27th, 2003, St. Peter's Cathedral, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. Edited by Susan Harris. Charlottetown, PE: St. Peter Publications, (2004). Pp. (10),1-116,(2). 8vo, art-illustrated grey card covers with black lettering to front cover and spine. Includes the following papers: 1. Dr. Mary Elizabeth Smith's "'Behold the Glory': Iconography in Early Christianity"; 2. Dr. Cheryl Fury's response to Mary Elizabeth Smith; 3. M... View more info

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Illustrations of the Pauline Epistles in French and English Bibles of the Twelfth and Thirteenth Centuries. in dj.

By: ELEEN, Luba

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1982, ISBN:019817344x:

Seller ID: 71279


ELEEN, Luba. The Illustrations of the Pauline Epistles in French and English Bibles of the Twelfth and Thirteenth Centuries . Oxford: Clarendon Press,1982. [i]-xxv,(1),[1]-180,(2), + 133 p. of plates. Illustrated. 4to, navy blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "During the High Middle Ages it becmae the practice to ornament Bible manuscriupts with 'historiated' initials, that is, to place figural scenes within the initial letters of each bookof the Bible. [This book] is an original study of this imagery in the Bibl es produced in England and France in the twelfth and thirteenth centurie... View more info

In This Most Perfect Paradise : Alberti, Nicholas V, and the Invention of Conscious Urban Planning in Rome, 1447-55. First Edition in dustjacket

By: WESTFALL, Carroll William

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Pennsylvania State University Press, University Park and London, 1974, ISBN:0271011750:

Seller ID: 115985


WESTFALL, Carroll William. In This Most Perfect Paradise : Alberti, Nicholas V, and the Invention of Conscious Urban Planning in Rome, 1447-55. University Park and London : The Pennsylvania State University Press, (1974). First Edition. Pp (6),[vii]-xvi,[1]-228,+ 48 pp plates. Maps. Large 8vo [200 x270 mm], brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Carroll William Westfall (b .1937, Fresno, California) is an architectural historian. "In This Most Perfect Paradise is the first extensive study of the early Renaissance papacy and its architectural policy. During the pontificate of Nicholas V a ne... View more info

Irish Historical Studies. The Joint journal of the Irish Historical Societyand the Ulster Society for Irish Historical Studies, Volume 25, Number 97, May 1986.

By: FANNING, Ronan and David HARKNESS, eds. Irish Historical Studies, 97.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: W. & G. Baird Ltd, Antrim, 1986,:

Seller ID: 114733


FANNING, Ronan and David HARKNESS, (eds.). Irish Historical Studies. The Joint journal of the Irish Historical Society and the Ulster Society for Irish Historical Studies, Volume 25, Number 97, May 1986. Joint editors: Ronan Fanning and David Harkness. Copy editor: C.J. Woods. Antrim : W. & G. BairdLtd, 1986. Pp. 1-104. 8vo, printed pale green card covers. Includes: "Nati onalist historiography and the English and Gaelic worlds in the late middleages" (Steven G. Ellis); "The devaluation of 1460 and the origins of the I rish pound" (J. Moore McDowell); "The Anglo-Portuguese ... View more info

Irish Historical Studies. The Joint journal of the Irish Historical Societyand the Ulster Society for Irish Historical Studies, Volume 27, Number 105 , May 1990.

By: McGUIRE, James and Keith JEFFERY, eds. Irish Historical Studies, 105.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: W. & G. Baird Ltd, Antrim, 1990,:

Seller ID: 114741


McGUIRE, James and Keith JEFFERY, (eds.). Irish Historical Studies. The Joint journal of the Irish Historical Society and the Ulster Society for IrishHistorical Studies, Volume 27, Number 105, May 1990. Joint editors: James McGuire and Keith Jeffery. Copy editor: C.J. Woods. Antrim : W. & G. Baird Ltd, 1990. Pp. 1-96. 8vo, printed dark green card covers. Includes: "The New Model Army and the problems of siege warfare, 1648-51" (James Burke); "The Great Famine and the poor law in Ulster: the rate-in-aid issue of 1849" (James Grant); "Socialism and republican schism in Irelan... View more info

Irish Historical Studies. The Joint journal of the Irish Historical Societyand the Ulster Society for Irish Historical Studies, Volume 27, Number 106 , November 1990.

By: McGUIRE, James and Keith JEFFERY, eds. Irish Historical Studies, 106.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: W. & G. Baird Ltd, Antrim, 1990,:

Seller ID: 114742


McGUIRE, James and Keith JEFFERY, (eds.). Irish Historical Studies. The Joint journal of the Irish Historical Society and the Ulster Society for IrishHistorical Studies, Volume 27, Number 106, November 1990. Joint editors: J ames McGuire and Keith Jeffery. Copy editor: R.A.J. Hawkins. Antrim : W. & G. Baird Ltd, 1990. Pp. 97-192. 8vo, printed dark green card covers. Includes: "The writing of Irish medieval history" (Art Cosgrove); "The Irish remonstrance of 1317: an international perspective" (J.R.S. Phillips); "The estate of Cu Connacht Maguire of Tempo: a case history fro... View more info

Irish Historical Studies. The Joint journal of the Irish Historical Societyand the Ulster Society for Irish Historical Studies, Volume 27, Number 107 , May 1991.

By: McGUIRE, James and Keith JEFFERY, eds. Irish Historical Studies, 107.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: W. & G. Baird Ltd, Antrim, 1991,:

Seller ID: 114743


McGUIRE, James and Keith JEFFERY, (eds.). Irish Historical Studies. The Joint journal of the Irish Historical Society and the Ulster Society for IrishHistorical Studies, Volume 27, Number 107, May 1991. Joint editors: James McGuire and Keith Jeffery. Copy editor: C.J. Woods. Antrim : W. & G. Baird Ltd, 1991. Pp. 193-288. 8vo, printed dark green card covers. Includes: "Gaelic law and the Tudor conquest of Ireland: the social background of the sixteenth-century recensions of the pseudo-historical Prologue to the Senchas Mar" (Nerys Patterson); "Irish life and progress in colonial Sou... View more info

Irish Sea Studies 900-1200. in dustjacket

By: HUDSON, Benjamin

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Four Courts Press, Dublin, 2006, ISBN:1851829830:

Seller ID: 113235


HUDSON, Benjamin. Irish Sea Studies 900-1200. (Dublin) : Four Courts Press,(2006). Pp (4),[5]-256. Maps. Index. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to s pine. "Irish Sea Studies, 900-1200 examines some of the events and personalities round the Irish Sea province at a crucial time in the development of medieval Europe. The Irish Sea had been a meeting ground for commerce, religion, and war throughout centuries, and around the first millennium this region of the North Atlantic became a barometer of the changes that were reshaping the lands of northern Europe. This volume of revised essays looks... View more info

Italian Studies on Philo of Alexandria

By: CALABI, Francesca, (ed.) PHILO) Ancient Mediterranean and Medieval Texts and Contexts Studies in Philo of Alexandria and Mediterranean Antiquity, 1

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc., Boston and Leiden, 2003, ISBN:0391041894:

Seller ID: 99275


CALABI, Francesca, (ed.). Italian Studies on Philo of Alexandria. Edited byFrancesca Calabi. Boston and Leiden: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc., (200 3). Pp. (6),[1]-192,(2). 8vo, green cloth with gilt titles to front and spine. Ancient Mediterranean and Medieval Texts and Contexts series. General Editors: Jacob Neusner, Robert Berchman. Studies in Philo of Alexandria and Mediterranean Antiquity, volume 1: Edited by Robert Berchman and Francesca Calabi. Contents: 1. Lucio Troiani's "Philo of Alexandria and Christianity at Its Origins"; 2. Anna Passoni Dell'Acqua's "Upon Philo's Bib... View more info

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James II. First Edition in dustjacket

By: McGLADDERY, Christine. Stewart Dynasty in Scotland, vol. 2.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: John Donald Publishers Ltd, Edinburgh, 1990, ISBN:0859763048:

Seller ID: 115357

ISBN: 0859763048


McGLADDERY, Christine. James II. Edinburgh : John Donald Publishers Ltd, (1990). First Edition. Pp (4),v-vii,(3),1-185,(1),+ 8 pp plates. Map. 8vo (165 x 230 mm), black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. The second volume in The Stewart Dynasty in Scotland series. Christine McGladdery was a tutor in Scottish history at St. Andrews at the time of publication. "This is the second volume of the series of studies of the Stewart Dynasty in Scotland, 1371 - 1603. It is the first scholarly biography of James II, the ruier who more than any other Stewart m... View more info

John of Paris on Royal and Papal Power. A Translation, with Introduction, of the 'De Potestate Regia et Papali' of John of Paris

By: MONAHAN, Arthur P., trans. JOHN of Paris) Records of Civilization Sources and Studies, XC

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Columbia University Press, New York and London, 1974, ISBN:0231036906:

Seller ID: 100402


MONAHAN, Arthur P., trans. John of Paris on Royal and Papal Power. A Translation, with Introduction, of the 'De Potestate Regia et Papali' of John of Paris. New York and London: Columbia University Press, 1974. First Printing. Pp. (10),[ix]-xlix,(3),[1]-197,(5). 8vo, black cloth with white letteringto spine. Records of Civilization: Sources and Studies, volume 90. A trans lation of John of Paris's early fourteenth-century monograph on temporal and spiritual power, written at the time of conflict between the papacy of Boniface VIII and the French throne of Philip IV. Light shelfwear, previous o... View more info

Just War in the Middle Ages. Second Paperback Printing

By: RUSSELL, Frederick H. Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life & Thought, Third Series, Vol. 8.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1979, ISBN:052129276X:

Seller ID: 113469


RUSSELL, Frederick H. The Just War in the Middle Ages. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, (1979). Second Paperback Printing. Pp (4),v-xi,(1),1-332. Index. 8vo, red card covers, lettered in black and white. Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life & Thought, Third Series, Vol. 8. Contents : Introduction. 1: St. Augustine and the Just War in the Early Middle Ages. 2: The Medieval Romanists' Analysis of War. 3: The Just War in Gratian's Decretum. 4: The Just War According to the Decretists. 5: The Just War According to the Decretalists. 6: The Medieval Theology of the Just War. 7: Thomas Aquinas a... View more info

Kamikaze : History's Greatest Naval Disaster. Paperback edition.

By: DELGADO, James

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Vintage Books, London, 2010, ISBN:9780099532583:

Seller ID: 104349


DELGADO, James. Kamikaze : History's Greatest Naval Disaster. London : Vintage Books, 2010. Pp. (12),1-225,(3), + 16 p. of plates. Illustrated. Small 8vo, illustrated tan card covers. "After finally achieving what had eluded even his grandfather Genghis Khan - the conquest of China - and inheriting the world's largest navy, Khubilai Khan set his sights on Japan. He commanded an immense armada, the largest fleet the world had ever seen and his success seemed assured. The Japanese were vastly outnumbered and facing certain death, but they prayed to their gods for survival and the very next d... View more info

Khubilai Khan's Lost Fleet : In Search of a Legendary Armada. Cdn in dj.

By: DELGADO, James P.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Douglas & McIntyre, Vancouver, 2008, ISBN:9781553652731:

Seller ID: 79088


DELGADO, James P. Khubilai Khan's Lost Fleet : In Search of a Legendary Armada . Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre, (2008). Pp. [i]-xi,(1),1-225,(3), + 16p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, orange cloth with black lettering to front and spine. A scholarly survey on the legend regarding the disappearance of Kublai Khan's naval fleet, which allegedly sank en route to Japan in the 1 280s. "Using original sources as diverse as sunken ships, hand-painted scrolls and historical and literary records, [Delgado] tells the fascinating tale of Khubilai's maritime forays and solves one of history's greatest m... View more info

Kultura Polska a Niemiecka : Elementy Rodzime a Wplywy Niemieckie w Ustrojui Kulturze Polski Sredniowiecznej. 2 vols.

By: FRIEDBERG, Marian Prace Instytutu Zachodniego, nr 7-8

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Wydawnictwo Instytutu Zachodniego, Poznan, 1946,:

Seller ID: 76831


FRIEDBERG, Marian. Kultura Polska a Niemiecka : Elementy Rodzime a Wplywy Niemieckie w Ustroju i Kulturze Polski Sredniowiecznej . In two volumes. Poznan: Wydawnictwo Instytutu Zachodniego, 1946. Pp. [1]-363,(1); [1]-310,(2).8vo, printed brown card covers with black lettering to front and spine. Pr ace Instytutu Zachodniego, nr 7-8. A comprehensive survey of Polish cultural influence in medieval Germany. Covers browned, spines tape repaired, inner hinges tender, some edge nicking. As is for the set. 70.00 View more info