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HISTORY (EUROPEAN)

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PADUA UNDER THE CARRARA 1318-1405
Written by Benjamin G. Kohl.
Stock no. 1814579
Published by The Johns Hopkins University Press. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The author examines the changing composition of the nature of the late medieval Italian dynastic state of the Carrara family relationships as well as the regime's household government, its economic and landed interests, investments in textiles and trade,m and the development of its own mint and tax system. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0801857031. Dustwrapper spine is faded.
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THE ATHENIAN EMPIRE
Written by Russell Meiggs.
Stock no. 1814568
Published by Clarendon Press. 1987. Nearly fine condition.

A comprehensive attempt to re-examine all the literary and epigraphic evidence, old and new, in detail. Blue cardwraps with white titles. ISBN: 0198148437.
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THE GERMAN PEASANT WAR OF 1525 - NEW VIEWPOINTS
Written by Bob Scribner; Gerhard Benecke.
Stock no. 1814559
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The German Peasant War of 1525 can be regarded both as the last great peasant revolt and as the first modern revolution... Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0049000314. Previous bookseller label to front pastedown. Slight browning to endpapers. Price-cut brown pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.
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SWEDEN'S AGE OF GREATNESS 1632-1718 (PROBLEMS IN FOCUS)
Written by Michael Roberts.
Stock no. 1814555
Published by MacMillan. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Studies by distinguished specialists on key aspects of Sweden's experiences as a great power in the seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries. Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0333093542. Heavy page browning.
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APOCALYPSE IN ROME: COLA DI RIENZO AND THE POLITICS OF THE NEW AGE
Written by Ronald G. Musto.
Stock no. 1814549
Published by University of California Press. 1st 2003. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The choices and dilemmas face by Cola, a young visionary and the best political speaker of his time, as he overthrew, without violence, the turbulent rule of Rome's barons and the absentee popes. Burgundy cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0520233964.
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SOCIETY IN CRISIS: FRANCE IN THE SIXTEENTH CENTURY
Written by J.H.M. Salmon.
Stock no. 1814535
Published by Ernest Benn Limited. 1980. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The political, social, and religious institutions; and four decades of civil war and how French institutions stood up to them. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates and maps. ISBN: 0510263526. Second impression.
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THE SICILIAN VESPERS
Written by Steven Runciman.
Stock no. 1814532
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A History of the Mediterranean World in the Later Thirteenth Century. B/w plates and maps. Top edge red. Light rubbing to lower edges of boards. Text block lightly browned. Price-cut yellow pictorial dustwrapper is a little scuffed and a little grubby.
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THE MAKING OF THE HABSBURG MONARCHY 1550-1700: AN INTERPRETATION
Written by R.J.W. Evans.
Stock no. 1814531
Published by Clarendon Press. 1st 1979. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Examines and accounts for the emergence of a powerful Habsburg state in Central Europe during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0198225601. Price-cut dustwrapper is slightly scuffed.
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THE WANING OF THE MIDDLE AGES
Written by Johan Huizinga.
Stock no. 1814529
Published by Edward Arnold. 1976. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A study of the forms of life, thought and art in France and the Netherlands in the XIVth and XVth centuries. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. ISBN: 0713152303. Price-cut orange pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine.
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CITIZENS: A CHRONICLE OF THE FRENCH REVOLUTION (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Simon Schama.
Stock no. 1609655
Published by Folio Society. 2004. Fine condition.

Two Volume set. Red crushed-art-silk sides, black spines with red title and gilt. Colour & b/w illustrations. Contained in slipcase.
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A HISTORY OF VENICE
Written by John Julius Norwich.
Stock no. 1609646
Published by Folio Society. c. 2007. Fine condition.

Colour pictorial boards, gilt titles. Colour illustrations. Contained in blue slipcase. Still in original shrinkwrap!
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CHARLEMAGNE FATHER OF A CONTINENT
Written by Alessandro Barbero; Allan Cameron.
Stock no. 1609636
Published by Folio Society. 2009. Fine condition.

Stone cloth with red and gilt titles and decorations to front cover and spine. Translated by Cameron. Colour frontis. Some photos. Fourth printing. Contained in burgundy slipcase.
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