Academy Book Store

Clearance on All Remaining Inventory: Free Books!

 

Winter 2017

 Final Clearance Sale

 

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FREE BOOKS, IN ENGLISH


Alexandre, Philippe. The Duel: De Gaulle & Pompidou. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1972. 360 pp. Hardcover, good with fair dj. OP; FREE


Bruun, Geoffrey. Europe and the French Imperium, 1799-1814. NY; Harper Torch, 1963 pb edition of 1938 original. 280 pp. With footnotes, bibliography, b/w illustrations. Paperback, light wear to wraps, else good, pages clean. OP; FREE


Cooper, Duff. Talleyrand. NY; Fromm, 1986, reprint of original 1932 ed. 399 pp. Trade paperback, near mint. OP; FREE


Grebanier, Bernard. The Uninhibited Byron: An account of his sexual confusion. NY; Crown, 1970. Hardcover, very good with worn dj. FREE


Haine, W. Scott. The History of France (Greenwood Histories of the Modern Nations). Westport, CT; Greenwood Press, 2000. France from the Dark Ages to 1999. Trade paperback, light wear to wraps, else very good clean condition. FREE


Hunt, Lynn, ed. The French Revolution and Human Rights. NY; Bedford/St Martin's, 1996. 150 pp. 40 documents on citizenship, rights of women & blacks, etc. Paperback, like new. In print at $18.95; FREE


Journal] The Journal of Modern History, Vol. 68, Number 4; December 1996. "Practices of Denunciation in Modern European history, 1789-1989." Approx. 250-300 pp per number. University of Chicago Press. FREE


Journal] The Journal of Modern History, Vol. 69, Number 1; March 1997. Approx. 250-300 pp per number. University of Chicago Press. FREE


Journal] The Journal of Modern History, Vol. 69, Number 2: June 1997. Approx. 250-300 pp per number. University of Chicago Press. FREE


Journal] The Journal of Modern History, Vol. 69, Number 4: December 1997. Approx. 250-300 pp per number. University of Chicago Press. FREE


Journal] The Journal of Modern History, Vol. 70, Number 1; March 1998. Approx. 250-300 pp per number. University of Chicago Press. FREE


Journal] The Journal of Modern History, Vol. 70, Number 2; June 1998. Approx. 250-300 pp per number. University of Chicago Press. FREE


Journal] The Journal of Modern History, Vol. 70, Number 3; September 1998. Approx. 250-300 pp per number. University of Chicago Press. FREE


Journal] The Journal of Modern History, Vol. 70, Number 4; December 1998. Approx. 250-300 pp per number. University of Chicago Press. FREE


Pottle, Frederick A. James Boswell: The Earlier Years, 1740-1769. NY; McGraw-Hill, 1985, reissue of 1966 original. 606 pp. Hardcover, very good with dj. FREE


Russell, Jack. Nelson and the Hamiltons. NY; Simon & Schuster, 1969. 448 pp. Hardcover, ex-library copy w/usual markings, stamps, pocket, and plastic cover; else good. FREE


Sutherland, Christine. Monica: Heroine of the Danish Resistance. NY; FSG, 1990. Hardcover, a little shelfwear, else very good with dj. FREE


Tint, Herbert. France Since 1918 (Second Edition). NY; St Martin's, 1980. With bibliography. Hardcover, ex-library copy with usual markings, stamps, & dj with plastic cover; else good sturdy condition. OP; FREE


Vincent, Edgar. Nelson: Love & Fame. Yale UP, 2003. 640 pp. Trade paperback, clean condition with shabby wraps. FREE


Williams, E.N. The Ancien Regime in Europe: Government and Society in the Major States 1648-1789. Penguin, 1970. Trade paperback, yellowing pages, else good. OP; FREE


Wolf, John B. The Emergence of the Great Powers, 1685-1715. Harper Torch, 1962 printing of 1951 original. Paperback, good condition, clean. FREE




FREE BOOKS, IN FRENCH


Napoleon Bonaparte. VHS videotape in NTSC (North American) format. (no date, presumably 1990s). Documentary in French only, no subtitles. Color, 2 hrs on 2 cassettes. Boxes and tapes in very good condition. FREE


Courtois, E. B. Rapport fait au nom des comites de salut public et de surete generale, sur les evenemens du 9 thermidor, an II, precede d'une preface en reponse aux detracteurs de cette memorable journee, prononce le 8 thermidor an 3, la veille de l'anniversaire de la chute du tyran. PHOTOCOPY OF COMPLETE TEXT, NOT A BOUND BOOK. Original printed in Paris; Imprimerie Nationale, Floreal an IV. Original book had 260+ pp. Photocopied on 130 8½ x 11" sheets. FREE


Gourgaud, Gaspard (1783-1852). La Campagne de 1815, ou Relation des Operations Militaires Qui Ont Eu Lieu En France et En Belgique., Pendant les Cent Jours; Ecrite a Ste-Helene, par le General Gourgaud. PHOTOCOPY OF COMPLETE TEXT, NOT A BOUND BOOK. Original printed in London; J. Ridgway, 1818. The English-language edition appeared the same year. Original had viii + 208 pp with fold-out map & four fold-out charts. Photocopied on 114 8½ x 11" sheets. FREE


Grosser, Alfred. Les Occidentaux: Les pays d’Europe et les Etats-Unis depuis la guerre. Fayard, 1982. Paperback, good. FREE


Le Clere, Marcel. Histoire de la Police. Paris; PUF, collection «Que sais-je?», 1973. 127 pp. Small paperback, extensive ink markings/underlining. FREE


Senart. Revelations puisees dans les cartons des comites de salut public et de surete generale; ou Memoires (inedits) de Senart, agent du gouvernement revolutionnaire; publies par Alexis Dumesnil, auteur de l'Esprit des Religions, etc. Deuxieme edition. PHOTOCOPY OF COMPLETE TEXT, NOT A BOUND BOOK. Original printed in Paris; Alexis Dumesnil, 1824. Original book had xix + 287 pp. Photocopied on 153 8½ x 11" sheets. FREE


Vilate, Joachim. Causes Secretes de la Revolution du 9 au 10 Thermidor, Par Vilate, ex-Jure au Tribunal Revolutionnaire de Paris, detenu a la Force. PHOTOCOPY OF COMPLETE TEXT, NOT A BOUND BOOK. Original printed in Paris, an III. Original booklet had 70 pp. Photocopied on 35 8½ x 11" sheets. FREE


Zevaes, Anne-Leo. Damiens le Regicide. Paris; Collection "Le Sphinx," Editions de la Nouvelle Revue Critique, 1933. Broche, pages yellowed, overall good for its age. OP; FREE


  

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