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THE WESTERNERS BRAND BOOK VOLUME XXV MARCH 1968 TO FEBRUARY 1969
No author listed.
Stock no. 2134829
Published by The Chicago Corral Of The Westerners. 1969. Good condition.
Large format. Green cloth with gilt titles. Damp staining to covers and to pages throughout book. A reading copy.
Blue decorated cloth, gilt titles to spines. Foreword by Dobson. Colour frontis to each volume. B/w and colour photos and illustrations. A few very light marks to covers. Contents are excellent! Slip case is near fine - a few small knocks to a couple of corners.
Attractive colour pictorial boards. Colour photos. The People and the City at the Height of the Empire. Minimal rubbing to spine and corners. Some slight scuffing to the slipcase.
EGYPT REVEALED: ARTIST-TRAVELLERS IN AN ANTIQUE LAND
Written by T.G.H. James.
Stock no. 1321114
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1997. Nearly fine condition.
Elaborate blue pictorial cloth in Egyptian design. Colour & b/w illustrations. A couple of small, light marks to front panel of slipcase and lower edges of slipcase slightly rubbed.
LETTERS AND NOTES ON THE MANNERS, CUSTOMS AND CONDITION OF THE NORTH AMERICAN INDIANS
Written by George Catlin; Peter Matthiessen; C.J. Shepherd.
Stock no. 1821873
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2009. Nearly fine condition.
"Written during Eight Years' Travel amongst the Wildest Tribes of Indians in North America". Introduced by Matthiessen, edited and abridged by Shepherd. Pale peach cloth. Colour photos throughout. 470 pages. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcae which is lightly bumped at open edges, couple of minor knocks to one side and is lightly scuffed.
Beige cloth boards, blocked design to front and spine, gilt title to spine. Burgundy endpapers and top edge of text block. B/w photos. xvii and 287 pages. Spine slightly bumped and grubby. Red slipcase is lightly bumped and worn at corners.
MONTAILLOU: CATHARS AND CATHOLICS IN A FRENCH VILLAGE 1294-1324
Written by Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurie; Barbara Bray.
Stock no. 1821543
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2005. Nearly fine condition.
Translated by Barbara Bray. Red pictorial cloth with gilt and black titles. Colour illustrations. Top edge red. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase with minor scuffing.
Turquoise silk covered boards with gilt decorations, gilt title to spine. Endpapers form maps of the Silk Road in Central Asia. Colour photos and illustrations. 270 pages includes index. Book is faded to spine with a few faint marks to front cover and spine. Pictorial slipcase is bumped at front edge with slight damage, also small crack at base.
Written by Jules Richard. Illustrated by Edouard Detaille.
Stock no. 2134520
Published by Waxtel & Hasenauer. 1st USA 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
An Illustrated History of the French Army 1790-1885. Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. Text in English. ISBN: 0963255800. A few small knocks to spine. Wrapper is faded to spine.
Translated and with an Introduction and Notes by Eileen Power. Green cloth. Colour pictorial onlay to front. Colour plates. A treatise on moral and domestic economy by a citizen of Paris c1393. Spine slightly faded. Text block slightly dust stained. Contents fine. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly stained.
Introduction and epilogue by John Keay. Blue cloth, pictorial onlay to front. B/w illustrations. Spine is slightly bumped and faded. A couple of small, light marks to covers. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is faded at edges and slightly edge worn, small mark to edge of one panel.
Blue decorated boards. The Seeds of Conflict in the Middle East. B/w photos. Lower front corners of both book and slipcase are bumped. Slipcase is slightly marked.