Academy Book Store

Final Clearance: Books $5 (or more) Each

 

December 2016 - January 2017

 Final Clearance Sale

 

Please visit the Home page for all information about the sale and about making an offer for any book. Thanks!

 

Please visit the "About Marked Books" page to learn more about the physical condition of certain books.

 

In English

 Egret, Jean. The French Pre-Revolution, 1787-1788. Chicago, 1977. Hardcover, ex-library copy with usual markings, stamps, plastic cover over jacket, etc, else good+ with average wear. Scarce in English. OP; $5.00


Elton, G.R., ed. The Tudor Revolution in Government: A Study of Administrative Changes in the Reign of Henry VIII. Cambridge UP, 1969 reprint of 1953 first ed. Hardcover, ex-library copy with usual markings, stamps, plastic cover over jacket, etc, else fair condition with some wear, clean pages. Very scarce. OP; $10.00


Feldman, Stephen M. Free Expression and Democracy in America: A History. University of Chicago Press, 2008. 585 pp. "Shows a recurring pattern in which two rival traditions in American culture--suppression of speech and dissent as a form of speech--interact. The result is an unparalleled overview of the law, history, and politics of individual rights in the United States." Hardcover, pencil underlining & markings in one chapter, about 50 pages. Otherwise like new, crisp, bright, & tight including dj. In print at $60.00; $10.00


Mack Smith, D. Cavour and Garibaldi 1860: A Study in Political Conflict. Cambridge UP, 1968 reprint of 1954 original. Hardcover, ex-library copy with usual marks, stamps, pocket; rear hinge going; page block in good clean condition. Aside from hinge, cloth binding is sturdy. No dj. Scarce in hardcover. $10.00


 

 

In French

 Ballu, P. Francois Menard de la Groye (1742-1813), magistrat manceau. Le Mans: imprimerie Jean Vilaire, broche, 1963. Extremely scarce. Average wear & yellowing to wraps, light yellowing to page edges, else good. $5.00


Boucher, Paul. Charles Cochon de Lapparent, Conventionnel, Ministre de la Police, Prefet de l’Empire. A. et J. Picard, broche, 1969. Light wear to wraps, overall very good. $5.00


Latude, J.-H. Memoires de Latude: Detenu pendant trente-cinq ans dans diverses prisons d'etat. Paris; Amis de l'Histoire, 1969. Hardcover in decorative faux-leather binding with gilt tooling, a very attractive gift-quality book with no markings and scarcely any wear. $5.00


Petitfrere, Claude. Blancs et bleus d’Anjou (1789-1793). 2 volumes. Universite de Lille/Librairie H Champion, 1979. 1428 pp total. Extremely scarce. Paperback, some shelfwear to wraps, else very good. $30.00


 

 

 

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