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Diplomacy: The World of the Honest Spy

By: Barber, Peter

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, The British Library: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0056161

ISBN: 090465429X

Condition: Fine


143pp. Many illustrations. View more info

Historical Map of Ireland

By: Bullock, L. G.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, John Bartholomew & Son: 1969

Seller ID: 0056239

Condition: Very Good (see description)


Inked name on cover, otherwise very good. Opens to 26.5" x 38.5". View more info

Napoleon on Elba: The Diary of an Eyewitness to Exile

By: Campbell, Neil

Price: $12.00

Publisher: U. K., Ravenhall Books: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0056107

ISBN: 1905043007

Condition: Fine


In April 1814 Napoleon Bonaparte, onetime emperor of France and master of Europe, was exiled to the island of Elba. Colonel Neil Campbell was instructed to accompany the fallen monarch. Part guardian, part spy, Campbell monitored Napoleon and kept an observant watch on the comings and goings of his confidents and much reduced household staff. He eavesdropped on the island's gossip, conversed almost daily with Napoleon, attempted to gain his trust and sought to gauge his intentions. For a year, Campbell kept an intimate diary of events on the tiny island. It paints character studies of all the ... View more info

A View of the Reign of Frederick II of Prussia with a Parallel Between That Prince and Phillip II of Macedon

By: Gillies, John

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, A. Strahan & T. Cadell: 1789

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0057719

Condition: Good (see Description)


Binding is broken at hinges but still attached. Full leather, well worn and spine label is missing. End papers are foxed but the text block is clean and solid. 503pp plus one ad. View more info

Opere Di Niccolo Macchiavelli Coll'aggiunta Delle Medite Toma II (Florentine Histories)

By: Macchiavelli, Niccolo

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Appresso Marcello Prault: 1768

Seller ID: 0056494

Condition: See Description


Insect damage to leather at joints and rear cover. Much of top layer of the leather is missing. Binding is solid and interior is clean. Gilt decoration, marker ribbon, all edges gilt. Text in Italian. View more info

Image for Resplendence of the Spanish Monarchy: Renaissance Tapestries and Armor from the Patrimonio Nacional

Resplendence of the Spanish Monarchy: Renaissance Tapestries and Armor from the Patrimonio Nacional

By: Ortiz, Antonio Dominguez; Godoy, Jose A.; Carretero, Concha Herrero

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art/Abrams: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0056279

ISBN: 0810964082

Condition: Fine


Beautifully illustrated exhibition catalog. A stunning collection. View more info