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Baltic Straits. Volume 6 in the International Straits of the World series. First Edition

By: ALEXANDERSSON, Gunnar International Straits of the World, Vol.6

Price: $170.00

Publisher: Martinus Nijhoff, The Hague / Boston / London, 1982, ISBN:902472595X:

Seller ID: 103358


ALEXANDERSSON, Gunnar. The Baltic Straits. The Hague / Boston / London : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 1982. First Edition. Pp. (4),v-xi,(1),1-132. Maps in text. 8vo, green cloth, light green lettering to front & spine. Volume6 in the International Straits of the World series. "Professor Alexanderss on has carefully drawn the physical-hydrographic elements of the Baltic Seaand its approaches; he has vividly described the historical intereats, bot h politically and economically, of the littoral states, analysed the legal status and uses of the Baltic Straits over time, and calculated the rol... View more info

Baptist Movement in the Continent of Europe. Second Issue: Revised and Re-written

By: RUSHBROOKE, J. H.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Kingsgate Press, London, 1923,:

Seller ID: 112598


RUSHBROOKE, J. H. The Baptist Movement in the Continent of Europe. Second Issue: Revised and Re-written. London : The Kingsgate Press, 1923. Pp (6),vii-viii,(2),3-207,(1), frontispiece portrait. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Contents : Preface. Introduction.—The Baptist Movement in Europe : Its Far-reaching Success. Part I - Central Europe and Holland. 1. The Pioneer. 2. Germany : Progress and Consolidation. 3. Other German-speaking Lands : German Switzerland and Austria. 4. Holland : Providential Preparation: German and British Influence. 5. Poland : Germaian an... View more info

Behind Closed Doors : Secret Papers on the Failure of Romanian-Soviet Negotiations, 1931-1932. First Edition in dustjacket

By: BACON, Walter M., Jr. (trans., intro.) Hoover Institution Publication 180 Hoover Archival Documentaries

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hoover Institution Press, Stanford University, Stanford, California, 1979, ISBN:0817968016:

Seller ID: 113649


BACON, Walter M., Jr. Behind Closed Doors : Secret Papers on the Failure ofRomanian-Soviet Negotiations, 1931-1932. Translated, with an introductory essay, by Walter M. Bacon, Jr. Stanford, California : Hoover Institution Press, Stanford University, (1979). First Edition. Pp (7),[viii[-xv,(3),[3]-212,(4). Map. Index. 8vo, brown cloth, gilt lettering to front board and cloth. Hoover Institution Publication 180. Hoover Archival Documentaries. "Behind Closed Doors: Secret Papers on the Failure of Romanian-Soviet Negotiations, 1931-1932 offers an array of primary source material now placed at ... View more info

Best of Beutel : Editorial Cartoons

By: BEUTEL, Josh CAMP, Dalton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lanceman Graphics Ltd., Rothesay, New Brunswick, 1983, ISBN:096915920x:

Seller ID: 113243


BEUTEL, Josh. Best of Beutel : Editorial cartoons. Rothesay, New Brunswick : Lanceman Graphics Ltd., 1983. Pp (3),4-174. Illustrated. Oblong 8vo, illustrated red card covers, lettered in black. Foreword by Dalton Camp. "Josh Beutel has been the editorial cartoonist for the Saint John Telegraph-Journal and Evening Times-Globe since the Fall of 1978. He has participated in avariety of international cartoon exhibits in Brazil, Poland, the United St ates ana Canada. Originals of his cartoons are in several public collections including the National Archives, the New Brunswick Department of Cult... View more info

Blacksmith of God. pb.

By: BRETON, P.E KOWALCZYK, Anthony, Brother.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Editions de l'Ermitage, Edmonton, 1960,:

Seller ID: 36693


BRETON, P.E. Blacksmith of God. Edmonton: Editions de l'Ermitage, 1960. Pp 191. 8vo, card covers. Rubbed, slightly cocked, spine sunned, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Boleslaw Chrobry: Wnuk. in dj.

By: GOLUBIEW, Antoni

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Instytut Wydawniczy Pax, Warsaw, 1974,:

Seller ID: 77301


GOLUBIEW, Antoni. Boleslaw Chrobry: Wnuk. (Warsaw): Instytut Wydawniczy Pax, 1974. Pp. [1]-149,(3). Sm. 8vo, grey cloth covers. The last volume of thehistorical epic Boleslaw Chrobry, which narrates the first years of the ex istence of the Polish state. Text in Polish. Light foxing to pastedowns, covers splayed, top of spine crunched, small bump to bottom edge, else vg in foxed, edgeworn, and slightly chipped dj. 20.00 View more info

Boleslaw Limanowski, 1835-1935. in white dj.

By: ZYCHOWSKI, Marian LIMANOWSKI, Boleslaw)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Ksiaska i Wiedza, Warszawa, 1971,:

Seller ID: 61132


ZYCHOWSKI, Marian. Boleslaw Limanowski, 1835-1935 . Warszawa: Ksiaska i Wiedza, 1971. Pp. 463 + 8 p. of plates. 8vo, olive cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. A biography of a Limanowski, a prominent nineteenth and twentieth century scholar, sociologist, socialist, and politician, who was one of the founding members of the Polish Socialist party. Text in Polish. Small bump to top edge, else vg in lightly spotted, nicked dj. Errata slip tipped in at rear. 40.00 View more info

Bonn Grasps for Atomic Weapons : International Scientific Symposium on the Subject, The Multilateral Atomic Force - a Threat to European Security.

By: Atomic Weapons

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Standing Commission of the Research Establishments of the Czechoslovak Socialist Republic, the GDR, , Berlin, 1965,:

Seller ID: 78725


Atomic Weapons. Bonn Grasps for Atomic Weapons : International Scientific Symposium on the Subject, The Multilateral Atomic Force – a Threat to European Security. Berlin: Standing Commission of the Research Establishments of the Czechoslovak Socialist Republic, the GDR, the USSR and the People’s Republic of Poland for the Examination of the Problems of European Security, 1965. Pp. (1), 2-55. 8vo, black stapled printed wrappers. The report of an international scientific symposium “held in the ‘House of the Teacher’ in Berlin, the capital of the German Democratic Republic, from 27 to 2... View more info

Boze, Cos Polske : Alojzego Felinskiego

By: ZAKRZEWSKI, Bogdan FELINSKI, Alojzy)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Zaklad Narodowy imienia Ossolinskich, Wydawnictwo, Osslineum, Warszawa, 1987, ISBN:8304027410:

Seller ID: 61099


ZAKRZEWSKI, Bogdan. Boze, Cos Polske : Alojzego Felinskiego : Wydanie drugie uzupelnione. Warszawa: Zaklad Narodowy imienia Ossolinskich, Wydawnictwo, Ossolineum, 1987. Pp. 63 + 16 p of plates. 8vo, illustrated green card covers with french flaps. A volume on Alojzy Felinski's 1816 nationalist hymn, "Boze, Cos Polske" (God Save Poland), written in commemoration of the creation of a new Polish kingdom after the fall of Napoleon. Text in Polish. Faint creasing, else vg. 35.00 View more info

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BUND Deutscher Osten w Systemie Antypolskiej Propagandy

By: FIEDOR, Karol

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Instytut Slaski w Opolu, Warszawa, 1977,:

Seller ID: 61040


FIEDOR, Karol. BUND Deutscher Osten w Systemie Antypolskiej Propagandy . Warszawa: Instytut Slaski w Opolu, 1977. Pp. 360. 8vo, printed brown card covers. This volume focuses on the anti-Polish journalism propaganda machine, the Bund Deutscher Osten, that was in operation under the Nazis during the years leading up to and during the Second World War. The BDO was replaced by another organization in 1943. Text in Polish, with German, English, and Russian summaries at rear. Faint creasing to covers, top and fore-edges lightly spotted. 60.00 View more info

By the Sun and Stars. in dj.

By: WAGNER, Wladek

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cody Publications, 1986,:

Seller ID: 43216


WAGNER, Wladek. By the Sun and Stars. Kissimmee, Fla.: Cody Publications, (1986). Pp 215. 8vo, blue cloth. The author's account of his 1932-1939 circumnavigation undertaken in an effort to spread knowledge of a reborn Poland around the world. Vg in dj. 30.00 View more info

Byzantium and the Rise of Russia : A Study of Byzantino-Russian relations in the fourteenth century. First Edition n dustjacket

By: MEYENDORFF, John

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge [et al], 1981, ISBN:0521231833:

Seller ID: 114191


MEYENDORFF, John. Byzantium and the Rise of Russia : A Study of Byzantino-Russian relations in the fourteenth century. Cambridge [et al] : Cambridge University Press, (1981). First Edition. Pp (8),vii-xix,(3),1-326,(2). Map. Index. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering and black panel to spine. Very good in ege-browned dustjacket. 70.00 "The history of Russia is often considered as if that immense country had always been an isolated continent. However, at the time of its rise as a nation, it was politically a province of the Mongol Empire, whose capital was in Central Asia; and ecclesiasticall... View more info

Camp Men : The SS Officers Who Ran the Nazi Concentration Camp System. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: MacLEAN, French L.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Schiffer Military History, Atglen, PA, 1999, ISBN:0764306367:

Seller ID: 106941


MacLEAN, French L. The Camp Men : The SS Officers Who Ran the Nazi Concentration Camp System. Atglen, PA: Schiffer Military History, (1999). First Printing. Pp. (7),8-380,(4). Illustrated in black and white. Marbled endpapers. 4to, dark grey cloth with light grey decoration to front board and light grey lettering to spine. "Inside these pages you will meet over 960 infamous men -- the officers of Nazi Germany's Totenkopf (Death's Head). You will encounter the 256 SS officers who worked at Dachau -- the SS concentration camp that doubled as a training school for death. You will enounter twe... View more info

Canada and the Minority Churches of Eastern Europe 1946-1950. First Edition.

By: MacKINNON, Ian F.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Book Room, 1959,: 1959

Seller ID: 28995


MacKINNON, Ian F. Canada and the Minority Churches of Eastern Europe 1946-1950. Halifax : The Book Room, (1959). First Printing. Pp (2),[i]-x,[1]-166 + 2 folding maps. 8vo, pale grey card covers. Rhodenizer p. 303. Ian Forbes MacKinnon (b. 1898 in Middle Stewiacke - d. April 1974). A description of the post-WW2 immigration to Canada via the Port of Halifax from Europe of people from various minority churches. MacKinnon was very well placed to write on this topic being a church historian as well as Port Chaplain in Halifax during and after World War II. I... View more info

Canada and the United Nations. A Tribute to the United Nations by Guita Percha & Rubber, Limited

By: Allied Countries - WW2).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Guita Percha & Rubber, Limited, 1943,:

Seller ID: 80276


(Allied Countries - WW2). Canada and the United Nations. A Tribute to the United Nations by Guita Percha & Rubber, Limited. N.pl.: (Guita Percha & Rubber, Limited , 1943). Pp 1-20. Illustrated. 8vo, blue stapled card covers. “Guita Percha & Rubber, Limited, an all-Canadian Company, is happy to pres ent this booklet to our customers and friends as a tribute to the United Nations.” - from page one. This booklet has information on the allied countries participating in World War Two, including a brief summary of each country along with a picture of its flag and leader(s). The countries covere... View more info

Canada's Response to the Polish Crisis

By: BROMKE, Adam, Harald von RIEKHOFF, Jacques LEVESQUE and J.K. FEDOROWICZ RIEKHOFF, Harald von LEVESQUE, Jacques FEDOROWICZ, J.K,

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Canadian Institute of International Affairs, Ottawa, 1982,:

Seller ID: 78548


BROMKE, Adam, Harald von RIEKHOFF, Jacques LEVESQUE and J.K. FEDOROWICZ. Canada's Response to the Polish Crisis / Le Canada Face a la Crise Polonaise . (Toronto): Canadian Institute of International Affairs, (1982). Pp. (5),vi-vii,(1),[1]-45,(3). 8vo, stapled printed white card covers. A collection of essays relating to Canadian/Polish relations during the Trudeau years. Vg. From the library of Robert W. Reford. 30.00 View more info

Captain Korzeniowski's Prince Roman : Nautical Allusion in Conrad's Patriotic Tale

By: CONRAD, Joseph) MORGAN, Gerald MORGAN, Gerald Slavic and East-European Studies, 4:1-2)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Department of Slavic Studies, Université de Montréal, Montreal, 1959,:

Seller ID: 61866


(CONRAD, Joseph) MORGAN, Gerald. "Captain Korzeniowski's 'Prince Roman' : Nautical Allusion in Conrad's Patriotic Tale" . An article in Slavic and East-European Studies, Volume IV, Parts 1-2, Spring-Summer 1959, pp. 49-57. Montreal : The Department of Slavic Studies, Université de Montréal, 1959. Pp. 124. Large 8vo (203 x 263 mm), printed grey cardcovers, with blank spine. Also: Stanislaw Bobe-Tylingo's "La Convention d'Alvansleben); Boleslaw Szczesnlak's "The Medieval Knights of St. John of Jerusalem in Poland"; Jacques de la Goutte's "Frédéric ChOpi... View more info

Carved in Stone : Holocaust Years--A Boy's Tale

By: DRUKIER, Manny.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1996, ISBN:0802008321:

Seller ID: 107044


DRUKIER, Manny. Carved in Stone : Holocaust Years--A Boy's Tale. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, (1996). Pp. (7), viii-xi, (11), [1]-255, (3). Illustrations. 8vo, grey cloth, purple titles to spine. "The title of this book is taken from Primo Levi's words about survivors of the Holocaust: 'Thesurvivors are divided into two well-defined groups: those who repress thei r past en bloc, and those whose memory of the offence persists, as though carved in stone.' The memories of Manny Drukier are indelibly inscribed on his mind, and in Carved in Stone he recounts them with honesty and preci... View more info

Carved in Stone : Holocaust Years--A Boy's Tale. First Edition in dustjacket, signed.

By: DRUKIER, Manny.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1996, ISBN:0802008321:

Seller ID: 115022


DRUKIER, Manny. Carved in Stone : Holocaust Years--A Boy's Tale. Toronto / Buffalo / London : University of Toronto Press, (1996). First Printing. Pp.(7),viii-xi,(11),[1]-255,(3). Illustrations. 8vo, grey cloth, purple title s to spine. "The title of this book is taken from Primo Levi's words about survivors of the Holocaust: 'The survivors are divided into two well-defined groups: those who repress their past en bloc, and those whose memory of the offence persists, as though carved in stone.' The memories of Manny Drukier are indelibly inscribed on his mind, and in Carved in Stone he reco... View more info

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Catalogue of World Ferry, Ship, and Canal Transportation Tokens and Passes. First Edition

By: SMITH, Kenneth E SMITH, Kirk S., comp. & ed.

Price: $140.00

Publisher: 1981,: 1981

Seller ID: 33941


SMITH, Kenneth E. and Kirk S. SMITH, (comps. & eds.). Catalogue of World Ferry, Ship, and Canal Transportation Tokens and Passes. Redondo Beach, California : The author, 1981. First Edition. Pp 202. Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to front & spine. Surely a landmark in the field of nautical numismatics: an exhaustive, detailed, descriptive account of the world's ferry and canal tokens. Included among the exotica from Poland and Peru are the humble Dartmouth Ferry Commission tokens that wore through my pockets as a boy. Some blistering to front board, els... View more info