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Image for ...<b> 24 unused Postcards of Loches, France attached in a booklet Circa 1901 </b><br>

... 24 unused Postcards of Loches, France attached in a booklet Circa 1901

By: [France] [No author]

Price: $24.00

Publisher: France,, [Unknown publisher]:, Circa 1901.<br>


Loches is a commune in the Indre-et-Loire department in central France.It is situated 29 miles (47 km) southeast of Tours by railway, on the left bank of the Indre River. The town, one of the most picturesque in central France, lies at the foot of the rocky eminence on which stands the Château de Loches, the castle of the Anjou family, surrounded by an outer wall 13 ft./4 m. thick, and consisting of the old collegiate church of St Ours, the royal lodge and the don... View more info

Image for ...<b> A View of Society and Manners in France, Switzerland, and Germany: With Anecdotes Relating to Some Eminent Characters </b><br>

... A View of Society and Manners in France, Switzerland, and Germany: With Anecdotes Relating to Some Eminent Characters

By: [18th Century Travel] Moore, John

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Boston:, Printed at the Apollo Press by Belknap and Young, for David West,, 1792

Edition: First American Edition.


This book relates, via series of letters, Moore's observations of his travels with the Duke of Hamilton through France, Switzerland, Germany, Bohemia and Austria. During these travels, Moore met with several eminent figures, including Frederick the Great and Voltaire. This volume and his subsequent volume of travels in Italy were immensely popular.Bound in full leather, with red leather spine label and gilt lettering to the spine. The text is adorned with an engraved ... View more info

Image for ...<b> Ave Roma Immortalis [Two Volumes – Complete.] </b>

... Ave Roma Immortalis [Two Volumes – Complete.]

By: [Rome] Crawford, Frances Marion

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London:, The Macmillan and CO.,, 1900.<br>

Edition: Later printing [first issue in 1898].<br>


A popular history of the City of Rome based on the ancient records and travelogue, Very readable as it is authored by a well-respected novelist. Top edges gilt. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Spine heavily sunned.Ref: A Monthly Journal Devoted to New and Current Publications, Volume. View more info

Image for ...<b> Ephesus </b><br>

... Ephesus

By: [Archeology; Ephesus; Anatolian Civilizations] Erdemgil, S. and others. Translation: Christine M. Thomas

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Turkey:, DO-GU Yayinlari,, 2004.<br>


The city was famed for the nearby Temple of Artemis (completed around 550 BC), one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Among many other monumental buildings are the Library of Celsus, and a theatre capable of holding 25,000 spectators. Ephesus was one of the seven churches of Asia that are cited in the Book of Revelation. The Gospel of John may have been written here. The city was the site of several 5th century Christian Councils. The city was destro... View more info

Image for ...<b> Fresh Gleanings or A New Sheaf From The Old Fields Of Continental Europe </b><br>

... Fresh Gleanings or A New Sheaf From The Old Fields Of Continental Europe

By: Marvel, Ik. [Mitchell, Donald G.]

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York:, Charles Scribner,, 1856.<br>


Popular sentimental author's first book. A record of the authors travels to Europe. The authors first book. Throughout his life he showed a particular interest in agriculture and landscape gardening, which he followed at first in pursuit of health. These features are prominent in this record.Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Very small and minor damp-stain top edge of first 60-70 pages. Minor fading to cloth. Pre... View more info

Image for ...<b> Harry's Bar: The Life & Times of the Legendary Venice Landmark </b><br>

... Harry's Bar: The Life & Times of the Legendary Venice Landmark

By: [Italy] Cipriani, Arrigo

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York:, Arcade Publishing,, 1996.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>


The anecdotal history of Harry's Bar in Venice, a meeting place for the rich and famous for sixty-five years, accompanies the autobiography of one of the founders of the bar, Arrigo Cipriani, from World War II through the present.No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for ...<b> Italian Portraits in Engadine Frames </b><br>

... Italian Portraits in Engadine Frames

By: [Swiss Alps] Painter, Lydia Ethel F. ("G.E.X")

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Wausau, Wisconsin, The Philosopher Press,, 1904.<br>

Edition: Limited Edition: 1/100


Engadine is a long high Alpine valley region in the eastern Swiss Alps. The Engadine is protected by high mountain ranges on all sides and is famous for its sunny climate, beautiful landscapes and outdoor activities. A lovely bit of prose in a descriptive voice, privately printed. [The American Catalogue p1018] This antique limited edition volume is solidly bound in tan cloth covers with an illustrated front cover. There is light external age/wear. The text block h... View more info

Image for ...<b> Michael Jackson's Great Beers of Belgium </b>

... Michael Jackson's Great Beers of Belgium

By: Jackson, Michael

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Belgium:, Lannoo,, 2007


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Fully revised with a brand new layout and 300 more photographs than previous editions, this book contains a list of addresses of the most important Belgian brewers, plus all the practical information on brewery visits, overnight accommodation and local restaurants and eateries. View more info

Image for ...<b> Ricordo Di Firenze [Memory of Florence] </b><br>

... Ricordo Di Firenze [Memory of Florence]

By: [Italy] [Unknown author]

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Italy, Unknown, c1940


32 Photos in accordion style, , Includes a four panel panorama. Photos have captions on the rear in four languages, of which one is English. Hardcover holder has handling wear and rubbed edges. Interior photos have detached from glued bindings. No publishing information. Circa 1940. View more info

Image for ...<b> Roman Mornings </b><br>

... Roman Mornings

By: [Architecture] Lees-Milne, James

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London:, Allan Wingat,, 1956.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>


A classical study in detail of eight Roman Buildings, their construction, history works of art... Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. Dust Jacket price-clipped is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has wear to edges with some closed chipping and a tiny loss top spine. The spine has sun-faded. View more info

Image for ...<b> Route 66 A.D. :  On the Trail of Ancient Roman Tourists </b><br>

... Route 66 A.D. : On the Trail of Ancient Roman Tourists

By: Perrottet, Tony

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Random House,, 2002.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>


First Edition, First Printing. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. Travel writer Perrottet retraced the ancient Grand Tour route, attempting to model the experience of an early Roman traveler along the way. A lively blend of fascinating historical anecdotes and hilarious personal encounters, interspersed with irreverent and often eerily prescient quotes from the ancients, Rout... View more info

Image for ...<b> The Lion of St Mark: Venice: the Story of a City from Attila to Napoleon  </b><br>

... The Lion of St Mark: Venice: the Story of a City from Attila to Napoleon

By: Feist, Aubrey

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Indianapolis and New York:, Bobbs-Merrill,, 1971.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>


Feist, an eminent British historian and novelist has distilled the spirit of Venice, the intangible essence marked as much by the lust for blood, power and gold and the quest for beauty.Unread, unopened. Bindings tight and square. Text clean. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has light shelf handling. 299 pages with extensive bibliography. View more info

Image for ...<b> Venice </b><br>

... Venice

By: [Italy] Ragg Lonsdale and Ragg, Laura

Price: $125.00

Publisher: A & C Black,, London:, 1916.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>


Half Morocco with marbled boards, four raised spine bands, stamped gilt decorations and titles, Top edge gilt. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. Minor fray top spine band. Small bookstore sticker on rear pastedown.A very handsome collectible copy. An uncommon find. View more info

Image for ...<b>40,000 against the Arctic; Russia's Polar Empire.</b>

...40,000 against the Arctic; Russia's Polar Empire.

By: Smolka, Harry Peter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York:, W. Morrow & Co.,, 1937

Edition: First Edition – Second Printing.


Bindings square and tight. Pictorial endpages. Text clean. Light shelf handling. Price clipped dust jacket has light handling wear. Now in a protective Mylar jacket. 308 pages with index. 8.75 inches tall. The Story of settling Siberia. View more info

Image for ...<b>A Wanderer In Paris  </b><br>

...A Wanderer In Paris

By: [France] Lucas., E. V.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Macmillan,, 1909.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing. - American.<br>


A delightful pre-World War I Travelogue by the prolific English travel writer E. V. Lucas.Blue cloth covered boards with gilt spine titles and blind-stamped titles on front.Hinges starting. Wear to edges with open lower corners.REF: LCon:09024643. View more info