Straphangers & Grippers: The Ups and Downs of the Mornington Cable-Car System, 1883 to 1957

Campbell, Bill and Hargreaves, Ray / Otago Heritage Books 1994
120 pp., Paperback, NEW!!. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0908774079
Subject/Keywords: cable cars history ctx

Item #: 1090630


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150 Years in Pictures: An Illustrated History of Walnut Creek

Rovanpera, Brad / Heritage Media Corporation 1999
134 pp., Hardcover, fine in a very good dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 1886483345
Subject/Keywords: history California ctx

Item #: 1090620


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Chocolate: The Sweet History

Kimmerle, Beth / Collectors Press 2005
176 pp., Hardcover, NEW in a NEW dust jacket!!. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 1933112042
Subject/Keywords: history chocolate ctx

Item #: 1090611


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Report of the Secretary of War, 1861 (Message of the President of the United States, 1861, Volume 2)

Simon Cameron, Secretary of War / Washington: GPO 1862
first edition, xl (index), 569 pp., thick octavo, original law leather covers, spine covering partly list, textually very good & seldom perused. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: american military history civil war geography jzx

Item #: 1089874


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World History Perspectives on the Past: Map Transparencies

DC Heath and Company / NY: D C Heath and Company 1990
96 full-color transparencies with text on page facing, quarto, original pictorial paper covers slightly rubbed or soiled, interior very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0669201979
Subject/Keywords: geography history scn

Item #: 1089876


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Standard Oil: The First 125 Years

Wayne Henderson , Scott Benjamin / Motorbooks International 1996
128 pp., Paperback, NEW!!. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0760300860
Subject/Keywords: business history ctx

Item #: 1090398


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Chico: A 20th Century Pictorial History

Fredd Cummins / Enterprise-Record 1995
128 pp., Hardcover, NEW!!. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: California history ctx

Item #: 1090504


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The Archaeology of Traditions: Agency and History Before and After Columbus (Florida Museum of Natural History: Ripley P. Bullen Series)

Pauketat, Timothy R., ed. / University Press of Florida 2001
xvi, 351 pp., Hardcover, NEW in a fine dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 081302112X
Subject/Keywords: archaeology natural history

Item #: 1090464


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Mao's Last Revolution

MacFarquhar, Roderick, Schoenhals, Michael / The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press 2006
xiii, 693 pp., Hardcover, very good in a good+ dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0674023323
Subject/Keywords: history China cultural revolution scn

Item #: 1090439


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Taiwan She Hui Sheng Huo Wen Shu Zhuan Ji (An Annotated Collection of Contracts Related to Social Life in Taiwan) (Zhong Yang Yan Jiu Yuan ; 5)

Li-Wan Hung (Hong, Liwan) / Zhong Yang Yan Jiu Yuan Taiwan Shi Yan Jiu Suo Chou Bei Chu (Institute of Taiwan History (Preparatory Office), Academia Sinica) 2002
first edition, quarto, well illustrated with halftones from photographs of Chinese manuscripts, original paper covers, very good-fine. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 9576719291
Subject/Keywords: chinese cultural history social theory scn

Item #: 1089866


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Common Ground: Archeology and Ethnography in the Public Interest, etc. vols. 1, 3 (1996-1998)

David Andrews, ed. / Washington: National Park Service 1996
volumes 1, 3 (1996-1998, passim), complete volumes in original pictorial paper wrappers, very well illustrated throughout; very goodprice is for the lot. Volumes Included: 2

Subject/Keywords: environmental studies natural history geography jzx

Item #: 1089864


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The Diary of the late George Bubb Dodington, baron of Melcombe Regis: from March 8, 1748-9, to February 6, 1761. With an appendix, containing some curious and interesting papers, which are either referred to or alluded to, in the diary. Now first published...

George Bubb Dodington, Baron of Melcombe Regis; Henry Penruddocke Wyndham / Salisbury: Printed and Sold by E. Easton 1784
xv, 502, iv, [1] (ads) pp., contemporary full leather, binding dry and worn, else internally clean & tight; Henry Cabot Lodge's copy with his book plate to the front paste down. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: british history

Item #: 1090369


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Guiart, Jean / Editions Gallimard 1963
462 pp. including plates, some of which are color, + two maps, one of which is folding, hardcover, minor library markings else text clean and binding tight in a good dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 2070102440
Subject/Keywords: ojj biography history geography

Item #: 1089001


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Souvenirs et Correspondances de Jeunesse

Male, Emile / CREER Editions 2001
293 pp., illustrated, hardcover, ex library, spine rubbed, light soiling to covers, parts of dust jacket adhered to front pastedown else text clean and binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 2909797473
Subject/Keywords: ojj art aesthetics biography history humanities

Item #: 1088999


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The Stained-Glass Windows of Chagall 1957-1970

Marteau, Robert / Tudor Pub. Co 1973
159 pp. including color plates, Hardcover, minor library markings else text clean and binding tight in a good only dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0814805655
Subject/Keywords: ojj church history art aesthetics

Item #: 1088995


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A Natural History of California (California Natural History Guides)

Schoenherr, Allan A. / University of California Press 1992
772 pp. + color plates, Hardcover, NEW!!! in a new dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0520069218
Subject/Keywords: ctx natural history Americana

Item #: 1088990


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La Condition Collegiale des Pretres au iii Siecle (Theologie historique 14)

Vilela, Albano / Beauchesne 1971
427 pp., paperback, minor library markings, covers discolored else text clean and binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 2701000483
Subject/Keywords: ojj church history religion theology

Item #: 1088984


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America Pontificia: Documenta pontificia ex registris et minutis praesertim in Archivo secreto vaticano existentibus (Collectanea Archivi Vaticani) (Latin Edition)

Archivio Vaticano / Libreria editrice vaticana 1991
volume 1 only! 720 pp., hardcover, minor library markings else text clean and binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 8820916991
Subject/Keywords: ojj church history Roman Catholicism

Item #: 1088983

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The Culture of the High Renaissance: Ancients and Moderns in Sixteenth-Century Rome

Rowland, Ingrid D. / Cambridge University Press 1999
this is the 1999 printing, xiv, 384 pp., illustrated, about fine in original hard covers & dust jacket,. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0521581451
Subject/Keywords: european cultural history renaissance studies scn

Item #: 1089861


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Curators of the Buddha: The Study of Buddhism Under Colonialism

Lopez Jr., Donald S., ed. / The University of Chicago Press 1995
298 pp., Paperback, faint foxing to edges, some underlining, else a good reading copy. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0226493091
Subject/Keywords: history religion Asian studies scn

Item #: 1090416


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