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THE CIVILISATION OF THE RENAISSANCE IN ITALY
Written by Jacob Burckhardt.
Stock no. 2130147
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2004. Slightly better than very good condition.

Very attractive green and gold pictorial cloth. Colour illustrations. xxviii + 451 pages. Bump to base of spine, which is faded. Contents are excellent. Slip case is very good with a few light marks and scuffs.
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EMPIRES OF EARLY LATIN AMERICA
Written by Nigel Davies; Norman Hammond.
Stock no. 2130146
Published by Folio Society. 3rd 2002. Nearly fine condition.

Three volumes: The Incas; The Maya; and The Aztecs. Cloth with elaborate gilt decoration. Colour and b/w photos. Couple of small knocks to top and tail of spines. Rubbing to gilt titles. Slip case is very good - some scuffs and marks.
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THE GREAT HEDGE OF INDIA
Written by Roy Moxham.
Stock no. 2129985
Published by Constable. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story of one of the least-known wonders of Queen Victoria's India... Red boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 1841192600.
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EGYPT REVEALED
Written by T.G.H. James.
Stock no. 2129696
Published by Folio Society. 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Elaborate pictorial cloth in Egyptian design. Colour & b/w illustrations. Artist-Travellers in an Antique Land. Small raise in cloth to rear cover (appears to have happened when being bound). Slip case is very good.
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THE DEAD SEA SCROLLS
Written by Geza Vermes.
Stock no. 2129577
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2000. Fine condition.

Cream and orange art vellum binding. B/w photos. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.
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THE AGE OF CONSTANTINE THE GREAT
Written by Jacob Burckhardt.
Stock no. 1817251
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2007. Fine condition.

Tan cloth with metallic titles. Colour photos. Translated by Moses Hadas, with an introduction by Noel Lenski. Contained in publisher's slipcase in fine condition.
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THE CRUSADES THROUGH ARAB EYES
Written by Amin Maalouf; Jon Rothschild; Malise Ruthven.
Stock no. 2129258
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2012. Fine condition.

Red decorated cloth. Translated by Rothschild. Introduced by Ruthven. Slip case is very good - some grubby marks.
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THE FALL OF RORKE'S DRIFT AN ALTERNATIVE HISTORY OF THE ANGLO-ZULU WAR OF 1879
Written by John Laband; Ian Knight.
Stock no. 2129114
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 2019. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w maps and illustrations. Foreword by Knight. ISBN: 9781784383732. Mark to outer page edges.
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TEN DAYS THAT SHOOK THE WORLD
Written by John Reed.
Stock no. 1817027
Published by Folio Society. 2008. Fine condition.

A political classic featuring the Bolshevik Revolution of 7 November 1917. Red pictorial cloth boards, black title to spine, red title to front. Endpapers are maps. B/w photos. Third printing. Contained in publisher's black slipcase which is slightly scuffed.
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FOOD FOR THE CHILDREN
Written by Anna Boguslawska.
Stock no. 2128993
Published by Leo Cooper. 1st thus 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Diary of the Warsaw Rising - Summer 1944. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0850521882. Some bumping along cover edges. Page browning. Wrapper is faded to spine.
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JACKSON'S WAY ANDREW JACKSON AND THE PEOPLE OF THE WESTERN WATERS
Written by John Buchanan.
Stock no. 2128914
Published by John Wiley & Sons. 1st USA 2001. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

American Edition. Black boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0471282537. Bumping to base of spine.
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ENEMIES AND NEIGHBOURS ARABS AND JEWS IN PALESTINE AND ISRAEL, 1917-2017
Written by Ian Black.
Stock no. 2128906
Published by Allen Lane. 1st 2017. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Grey boards, black title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780241004425. Wrapper has a bit of edge-creasing.
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