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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.

Het Achterhuis (The Diary of Anne Frank). [First Edition/First Print]. by Anne Frank

Amsterdam: Uitgeveij Contact, 1947. Anne.Frank; 'Het Achterhuis, Dagboekbrieven van 14 Juni 1942 - 1 Augustus 1944'. Hard cover, pp 253. FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING.DUSTJACKET INCLUDED of the first print with the YELLOW CHARACTERS "ANNE FRANK" at the ...

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Het Achterhuis (The Diary of Anne Frank). [First Edition, First Print]. by Anne Frank

Amsterdam: Uitgeveij Contact, 1947. Anne.Frank; 'Het Achterhuis, Dagboekbrieven van 14 Juni 1942 - 1 Augustus 1944'. Hard cover, pp 253. FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINT, no dust jacket. First edition of the diary of Anne Frank in the original Dutch language. S...

From Dutch Rare Books Sellers


Personae. The Collected Poems of Ezra Pound. by POUND, EZRA

Hardcover. Original blue cloth, faded and worn; enclosed in blue cloth box. New Directions (New York, James Laughlin 1949). New (Offset) Edition. Gallup A27B. Presentation copy inscribed from Pound to a literary critic. "Mr. . . . Aug. 56 Ezra Pound." Wit...

From George Robert Minkoff, Inc.


History of the Consulate and the Empire of France Under Napoleon by M. Adolphe Thiers

Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Fine. First Edition. Printer: Henry Colburn, London, 1845. Twenty volumes bound in ten. 1845-1862. Translated by D. Forbes Campbell. The only Authorized Edition. Finely bound in 1/2 red calf, elaborately gilt decorated spi...

From River House 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


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...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books


Kort en Bondigh Verhael, van't geene in den oorlogh, tusschen den Koningh van Engelant &c de ... Heeren Staten der vrye Vereenigde Nederlanden, en den Bisschop van Munster is Voorgevallen.. by [n.a.]

Amsterdam: Marcus Willemsz, Doornick, 1667. 1st Edition. Very Good. 12mo (large). Bound in full vellum. Title on spine in ink. Original Dutch Edition. 256 p.p., with 10 plates of in-text engravings including title page depecting scenes of naval battles....

From Minotavros Books


Het Achterhuis. (The Diary of Anne Frank). [First Edition, Second Print]. by Anne Frank

Amsterdam: Uitgeverij Contact, dec 1947. Anne.Frank; 'Het Achterhuis, Dagboekbrieven van 14 Juni 1942 - 1 Augustus 1944'. Very good condition. Small octavo. Hard cover, pp 253. No dust jacket. FIRST EDITION,SECOND PRINTING of the diary of Anne Frank in th...

From Dutch Rare Books Sellers


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 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 plan...

From Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB


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 New York Times War Map: by C. S. Hammond & Co

New York: C. S. Hammond & Co., 1917-18. Five section map, each section 82 x 57 cm, each section divided into four folding parts mounted on linen backing. The five sections fit together to create a grand cartographic image 168 x 130 cm (51 x 66 inches)....

From Rodger Friedman Rare Book Studio


Engraved Illustrations of Antient Armour from the Collection at Goodrich Court Herefordshire, from the Drawings and with the Descriptions of Dr. Meyrick ( Two Volumes ) by Skelton, Joseph, After Dr. Meyrick

Oxford, London : Printed by G Schulze for J Skelton, 1830. In original Three-Quarter Red Leather over Marbled boards. Bookplate of E. C. Converse, Conyers Manor front paste downs both volumes. Very Good, leather and marbled boards rubbed at the tips, cont...

From Dale Steffey Books


Irenodia gratulatoria, sive Illustrissimi amplissimiq[ue] viri Oliveri Cromwelli, &c. epinicion. Dedicatum domino prsidi Bradshawo cterisq[ue] concilii-statu-consultis, &c. ra salutis human, M. DC. LII. libertatis Angli, IIII. by FISHER, Payne

1652 1st ed Oliver CROMWELL English Civil War Payne Fisher Irenodia Gratulatoria Ode to Oliver Cromwell published during his lifetime! Payne Fisher was a 17th-century English poet who is remembered for his elegies and epitaphs commemorating great Englis...

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