Category: History - Central Europe


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Francis Joseph

By: Beller, Steven

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harlow, Longman, 1996

Edition: 1st Printing

Biography of Franz Josef, Austro-Hungarian Emperor. "This new study is both fascinating and accessible. It can be strongly recommended as the best way to initiate students in the colourful but intricate development of the late Habsburg empire." - German History (1999). 280pp. View more info

The Austrians: A Thousand-Year Odyssey

By: Brook-Shepherd, Gordon

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins, 1997

Edition: Later Printing

483pp + 24 photo pages. View more info

Old Glamors of New Austria

By: Clark, Sydney A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Robert M. McBride & Co., 1930

Edition: 1st Printing

Gilt titles on green cloth. 214pp. Maps on end papers. View more info

The Fall of the House of Habsburg

By: Crankshaw, Edward

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press, 1963

Ex-library with usual markings and labels, card pocket rear. Dust jacket in plastic sleeve, glued to end papers. Inside edges of flyleaves trimmed, clear of text. View more info

The Habsburgs: Portrait of a Dynasty

By: Crankshaw, Edward

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Studio/Viking Press, 1971

272pp. Dust jacket has tiny tears on bottom front and top rear corners and a long (1 1/2") closed tear on top rear edge. Quite presentable within new clear Brodart sleeve. View more info

The Reluctant Empress: A Biography of Empress Elisabeth of Austria

By: Hamann, Brigette

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber, 2010

The definitive account of Elisabeth's life, death and legacy. 520pp. View more info

Golden Fleece: The Story of Franz Joseph and Elisabeth of Austria

By: Harding, Bertita

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Halcyon House, 1939

Edition: 1st Thus

Gilt titles on black prismatic cloth. 370pp. View more info

The Czech Black Book, Prepared by the Institute of History of the Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences

By: Littell, Robert, ed.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Discus Books (Avon), 1969

Edition: 1st Printing

A detailed report on the 1968 Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia, which ended the 'Prague Spring.' The paperback edition is not common. View more info

Assassination In Vienna: the Story of the Nazi's First Attempt To Take Over Another Country

By: Maass, Walter B.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner, 1972

Edition: First Edition

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The Habsburg Empire 1790-1918

By: Macartney, C.A.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan Co., 1969

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Ex-library with usual markings and labels. Dust jacket in plastic sleeve, glued to end papers. View more info

Dracula Was a Woman: In Search of the Blood Countess of Transylvania

By: McNally, Raymond T.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Book Co., 1983

Edition: 1st Printing

McNally "presents the true history of Countess Elizabeth Bathory, the ancient "vampire" of Transylvania. The Countess is reputed to have murdered close to 700 young women in the belief that their blood would keep her young. The author separates the actual woman from the legendary vampire, in the end recreating a true tale more horrifying than the myth." View more info

The Bridge at Andau

By: Michener, James

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Bantam Pathfinder, 1963

Edition: 9th Printing

Account of the 1956 Hungarian uprising. View more info

The Lands Between: A History of East-Central Europe Since the Congress of Vienna

By: Palmer, Alan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Co., 1970

Edition: 1st U.S. Printing

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Old Romania

By: Thompson, Juliet

Price: $500.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1939

Edition: 1st Printing

Includes 38 excellent black and white plates. Small tear at edge of first map page. Quite scarce. View more info

The Shadow of the Swastika: The Rise of Fascism and Anti-Semitism in the Danube Basin, 1936-1939

By: Vago, Bela

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Saxon House, 1975

Top corners bumped, though not heavily. End papers lightly toned. Dust jacket worn at top corners. A nice copy. View more info