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PRAGUE IN BLACK AND GOLD Scenes from the Life of a European City, Demetz, Peter
1 Demetz, Peter PRAGUE IN BLACK AND GOLD Scenes from the Life of a European City
New York Hill and Wang 1997 0-8090-7843-0 / 9780809078431 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Just a wrinkle or two to the DJ ; The long and varied history of Prague, one of the world's great cities. stated first edition ; 8vo; 411 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
THE ROAD TO DALMATIA, Dilke, Christopher
2 Dilke, Christopher THE ROAD TO DALMATIA
London Eyre & Spottiswoode 1962 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Endpapers and edges a bit browning. Red marker line to fep ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 211 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
CRACOW, Dobrzycki, Jerzy
3 Dobrzycki, Jerzy CRACOW
Warsaw Arkady 1973 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
DJ lightly torn; Profusely illustrated with b&w and color photographs ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 68 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
THE ROAD THROUGH CZECHOSLOVAKIA, Giles, Dorothy
4 Giles, Dorothy THE ROAD THROUGH CZECHOSLOVAKIA
Philadelphia Penn Publishing Company 1930 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Boards with light rubbing to spine ends. Spine sunned. Minor soiling to front board. First few pages a bit browned ; Decorative dark red boards with pictorial design of a castle. Color frontispiece. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 420 pages 
Price: 60.00 USD
 
 
5 Grieben DALMATIEN, JUGOSLAWISCHE ADRIAKUESTE MIT INSELN UND HINTERLAND
Berlin Grieben Verlag 1938 Hardcover Near Fine 
Baedeker-like travel guide with fold-out maps and b&w photographs; Grieben Reisefuehrer; Vol. 161; 12mo; 244 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
6 Haucke, Kurt BULGARIEN Land, Volk, Geschichte, Kultur, Wirtschaft
Bayreuth Gauverlag 1942 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Minor rubbing to extremities. Pages browned as usual; Large photo section at rear; 4to; 184 pages 
Price: 225.00 USD
 
 
CZECHOSLOVAKIA The Land and its People, Holland, Clive
7 Holland, Clive CZECHOSLOVAKIA The Land and its People
London Herbert Jenkins Limited 1931 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Including rear folding map in color ; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7˝" tall 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
A HISTORICAL SURVEY OF THE CUSTOMS, HABITS, & PRESENT STATE OF THE GYPSIES Designed to Develope the Origin of This Singular People, and to Promote the Amelioration of Their Condition, Hoyland, John
8 Hoyland, John A HISTORICAL SURVEY OF THE CUSTOMS, HABITS, & PRESENT STATE OF THE GYPSIES Designed to Develope the Origin of This Singular People, and to Promote the Amelioration of Their Condition
York William Alexander 1816 Hardcover Very Good- 
Significant wear to original boards, but spine seems to be from a later date. Foxing first few & last few pages. Front hinge well started, rear hinge less so. Front free endpaper and title page detached but present, the former showing a previous owner's name. Occasional pencil underlining; The Gypsy people as they were known two centuries ago. And, yes, the subtitle really says "develope" in case you were wondering ; 8vo; 265 pages 
Price: 350.00 USD
 
 
WARSCAU 1945, Heute Und Morgen, Jankowski, Stanislaw & Ciborowski, Adolf
9 Jankowski, Stanislaw & Ciborowski, Adolf WARSCAU 1945, Heute Und Morgen
Warszawa Verlag Interpress 1980 83-223-1670-4 / 9788322316702 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
Boards bowed. Wear with chipping and small tears to DJ ; Color photographs of Warsaw at the time of publication. B&W section of ' then and now' photos as well. Text in German; B&W & Color Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 208 pages 
Price: 70.00 USD
 
 
TARA Daughter of the Gypsies, Kahmann, Chesley
10 Kahmann, Chesley TARA Daughter of the Gypsies
New York Harrison Smith & Robert Haas 1935 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Spine faded; Novel about a family of gypsies. Stated first printing ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 288 pages 
Price: 84.90 USD
 
 
EASTWARD TO TARTARY Travels in the Balkans, the Middle East, and the Caucasus, Kaplan, Robert D.
11 Kaplan, Robert D. EASTWARD TO TARTARY Travels in the Balkans, the Middle East, and the Caucasus
New York Random House 2000 0-375-50272-6 / 9780375502729 Hardcover; Fourth Printing Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Top corners bumped. Slight wear to DJ ; author Kaplan journeys into the heart of what was once the Ottoman Empire; 8vo; 364 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
SLOVENIA, Krzisnik, Zvone
12 Krzisnik, Zvone SLOVENIA
Motovun Niro Motovun 1983 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Slight wear to DJ; Slovenia occupies the northwestern area of the former Yugoslavia and this book offers essays and photos of its past and present history; Color Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 224 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
HOMES OF PRIMEVAL MAN Wandering in the Caves of Czechoslovakia, Kunsky, Josef
13 Kunsky, Josef HOMES OF PRIMEVAL MAN Wandering in the Caves of Czechoslovakia
Prague Artia 1954 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Boards foxed and browned; Profusely illustrated look at long ago cultures in caves where dwelt early humans. unpaginated; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
CONTEMPORARY TAPESTRIES FROM CZECHOSLOVAKIA, Kybalova, Ludmila
14 Kybalova, Ludmila CONTEMPORARY TAPESTRIES FROM CZECHOSLOVAKIA
London Allen Wingate 1963 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Wear and a little wrinkling to DJ ; An expert of Czech tapestries takes us through it; B&W Photographs; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall; 94 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
THE STORY OF PRAGUE, Lutzow, Count
15 Lutzow, Count THE STORY OF PRAGUE
London J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. 1924 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Illustrated by Nelly Erichsen ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 212 pages 
Price: 90.00 USD
 
 
LOVE THY NEIGHBOR A Story of War, Maass, Peter
16 Maass, Peter LOVE THY NEIGHBOR A Story of War
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1996 0-679-44433-5 / 9780679444336 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Slight wear to DJ; An unsparing account of the nightmarish civil war in the former Yugolsavia. Author Maass is in Bosnia during the worst of the strife ; 8vo; 305 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
THE CULTURAL MONUMENTS OF THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA, Nikolovski, Antonie; Cornakov, Dimitar; & Balabanov, Kosta
17 Nikolovski, Antonie; Cornakov, Dimitar; & Balabanov, Kosta THE CULTURAL MONUMENTS OF THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA
Macedonia Nova Makedonija Press 1961 Softcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Wear to extremities, both DJ and book itself ; Profusely illustrated, lots of monuments ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 279 pages 
Price: 66.92 USD
 
 
18 Nölting, Wilhelm POLEN
Berlin Kurt Wolff Verlag 1936 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Edges a bit browned. Very small bookplate; Large b&w photo section at rear ; 8vo; 167 pages 
Price: 85.00 USD
 
 
HUNGARY Guide Book, Papp, Antal
19 Papp, Antal HUNGARY Guide Book
Kecskemet, Hungary Corvina Press 1977 Second Revised Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Binding not tight; Detailed guide to travelling in 1970s Hungary ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 351 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
THE INDEPENDENCE OF ROMANIA, Pascu, Stefan
20 Pascu, Stefan THE INDEPENDENCE OF ROMANIA
Bucuresti Editura Academiei Republicii Socialiste Romania 1977 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Very small tear along front hinge; INSCRIBED in English by the former dictator of Communist Romania, Nicolae Ceausescu: "For Rutgers University of New Jersey from the part Romanian delegation with friendly feelings, N. Ceausescu" ; Bibliotheca Historia Romaniae; 8vo; 263 pages 
Price: 400.00 USD
 
 
THE SLAVS A Cultural and Historical Survey of the Slavonic Peoples, Portal, Roger
21 Portal, Roger THE SLAVS A Cultural and Historical Survey of the Slavonic Peoples
New York Harper & Row 1970 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Light wear to DJ; Over one thousand years of history of the Slavic peoples of Russia, Ukraine, Poles, Czechs, Slovaks, Croats, Serbs, Bulgars, Macedonians, where the author does a masterful job disentangling the various ethnicities and detailing the ups and downs of history ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 508 pages 
Price: 30.96 USD
 
 
HUNGARY The Nagel Travel Guide Series, Schreiber, Thomas & Hudson, Lynton
22 Schreiber, Thomas & Hudson, Lynton HUNGARY The Nagel Travel Guide Series
Geneva Nagel Publishers 1958 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
Small open tears and tape repair to DJ. Pages browned. Previous owner's name written & stamped here and there; Two folding maps ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 169 pages 
Price: 27.37 USD
 
 
BEYOND EUPHRATES Autobiography 1928-1933, Stark, Freya
23 Stark, Freya BEYOND EUPHRATES Autobiography 1928-1933
London John Murray 1951 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
Wear with small open tears to price clipped DJ. Price sticker to DJ of 9.5 pounds, so after decimalisation, possible later DJ ; Yet another volume of autobiography from Stark, this follows Traveller's Prelude. Stated first edition ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 341 pages 
Price: 70.00 USD
 
 
24 Stark, Freya DUST IN THE LION'S PAW Autobiography 1939-1946
New York Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc. 1962 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Poor dust jacket 
Only spine and rear panel remaining from DJ, front inked in; Memoir mostly covering the WWII years, doings in the Arab world, etc. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 297 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
PERSEUS IN THE WIND, Stark, Freya
25 Stark, Freya PERSEUS IN THE WIND
London John Murray 1949 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
DJ with open tears mainly to front bottom. Former owner's name on front free endpaper ; A series of essays by the author regarding such subjects as happiness, memory, style, love, sorrow, etc. Wood engravings by Reynolds Stone; Wood engraving; 8vo; 169 pages 
Price: 130.00 USD
 
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