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Many of the most famous and devastating European Wars are featured in our Rare Book Room. Some of our best booksellers of used, rare, and antique books have very special books that focus on European Wars and European history. From Napoleon Bonaparte to the World Wars, the European War books in our Biblio's Rare Book Room span a vast variety of topics.

The Hamilton, Locke and Clark Series: Caesar's Comentaries; with an Analytical and Interlinear Translation of the First Five Books by James Halton. A New and more Corect Edition with an Interlinear Translation of the Sixth and Seventh Books Thomas Clark. by James Halton and Thomas Clark

Only contains the original copyright date of 1884. Inside VG. Cover Acceptable+/Good-. Damage at topy of spine and split along the front edge(not all the way), needs to be reglued. Corner wear and some edgewear. A couple of stains on backside, and a coupl...

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Mein Kampf by Adolf Hitler

1941 edition of Mein Kampf. Copyright band II 1927. Franz Eher publisher Munich. Printed in Germany, german language copy. Pages in good condition and very little foxing. Cover is a hard red cloth cover which does have signs of wear with some marks as see...

From Karen Morris


Recherches Sur Les Drapeaux francais/oriflamme, Banniere De france/marques Nationales, Couleurs Du Roi, Drapeaux De l'armee/pavillons De La Marine by Desjardins, Gustave

Paris: Vve. A. Morel et Cie, 1874. 4to, half red morocco and marbled boards; spine gilt-decorated and lettered. Joints skillfully repaired. Forty color lithograph plates, two lithograph plates, 56 figures in the text and twelve plates of French flags, sta...

From marilyn braiterman rare books


My Horse Warrior by MOTTISTONE, Lord [General Jack SEELEY]

London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1934 You've seen the play or the film and thought you wanted the book - well, this is it. The excellent Morpugno copy is just that - it's a copy. Condition is fine. Even the tissue paper page is undamaged.. First Ed...

From Longland Books


Jüdische Flieger im Weltkrieg by Theilhaber, Felix A

128 pp. with 1 full page illustration, 3 full page facsimiles and 41 text illustrations (mostly portraits of flyers and airplanes).  A rare book. National Union Catalog (NUC) locates only 8 copies. The author was a Jewish physician and author from Berlin...

From Judith Books


Odette by TICKELL, Jerrard

London: Chapman & Hall, 1949 Signed on title page by the author and also subject ( as Odette Churchill). Internally in very good condition subject to a little browning, binding firm but a little cocked , cover , paticularly the spine, somewhat faded ...

From Longland Books


The Naval and Military Exploits Which Have Distinguished the Reign of George the Third by Jehoshaphat Aspin

Few scratches on hinge, slight discoloration of cover, mild age-browning of pages, Very little foxing. Five raised bands on spine, title, author and date gilt stamped in compartments. Aspin's classic, highly specific, detailed, interesting and actually qu...

From Setton Book Collection


Manuscript Peninsular War Journal by [Brooke, Major General William Joseph Eyre]

Handwritten manuscript. Unbound. 20cm x 25cm. 16pp. Impress mark Bally & Co., Bath. 1808. The De Montalt paper mill was owned by John Bally (1773 – 1854), a bookseller at Homer's Head, 11 Milsom Street in Bath, William Allan or Ellan (1781 – 1832) an...

From Paul Haynes Rare Books


The Life, Exile and Conversations of the Emperor Napoleon by Las Cases, the Count [Emmanuel Dieudonne] (1766-1842)

London; 1835-1836: For Henry Colburn. First Edition. Octavo. First Colburn edition. Four volumes in eight consisting of the original 24 weekly parts, illustrated with eight frontispieces, seventeen engravings, two large folding maps, and one folding pl...

From Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB



1704. [MILITARY] A DESCRIPTION OF ALL THE SEATS OF THE PRESENT WARS OF EUROPE, IN THE NETHERLANDS, GERMANY, HUNGARY, ITALY, SPAIN AND PORTUGAL... London: printed for John Nicholson.. and Sam. Ballard, 1704. [2] + 244 pp. + [15] pp. Index. A2, B8-R8, S2....

From Boston Book Company


Our Heroes of the Crimea by RYAN George

London: George Routledge, 1855. 167 pages. Frontispiece battle scene. (bound with) The War: or, voices from the ranks. 188 pages. Frontispiece battle scene, titlepage vignette, double page plan of Balaklava. A very good copy in contemporary half calf; ma...

From Victor Sutcliffe


All I Could Never Be, by Anzia Yezierska by Yezierska, Anzia

Quite rare. Brewer, Warren & Putnam, First Edition, 1932. Printed and bound in the U.S.A. by Chas. H. Bohn & Co. BY ANZIA YEZIERSKA. About the author: "Yezierska's fiction focuses on Jewish immigrant life at the turn of the century, and she sees herself a...

From Mary Riversong


Frossardi, nobilissimi scriptoris gallici, Historiarvm opvs omne by FROISSART, Jean

1537 1ed John Froissart Chronicles Medieval Hundred Years War Chivalry Sleidanus The 'Chronicles' of Jean Froissart have continually been perceived as an important work on medieval history for centuries, since its inception in the 14th-century. While som...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books


The Young Rifleman's Comrade: A Narrative of His Military Adventures, Captivity, and Shipwreck by Anon [Mampel, Johan Christian or Franken, C.W.J.]; Kincaid, Sir John, tr.; Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von (ed)

First English edition. Henry Colburn. London. 1826. Octavo. xxiv, 310pp. Half title present. Half calf, contemporary marbled boards and tips, later rebacking, spine in six compartments, elegant gilt, original leather label. Light shelf wear, tips rubbed. ...

From Paul Haynes Rare Books


The Science of Gunnery, as applied to the use and construction of Fire arms. by GREENER, William

1841 1ed Emperor Nicholas of Russia PROVENANCE Gunnery Greener SIGNED Firearms William Greener was a 19th-century English inventor and gun-maker who published a treatise on the history and firearms and the art of gun-making. 'The Science of Gunnery' cov...

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