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The Papers of Benjamin Franklin, Vol. 20

Volume 20: January 1 through December 31, 1773

Benjamin Franklin; Edited by William B. Willcox

Franklin’s activities in 1773 were as multifarious as ever, but behind them were two developments that closely affected his future. One was the growing impact on him and his London world of the shock waves emanating from...

September 10, 1976, Cloth, $125.00

The Correspondence & Other Papers of James Boswell Relating to the Making of the "Life of Johnson"

Second Edition, Corrected and Enlarged

James Boswell; Edited by Marshall Waingrow

This valuable collection presents James Boswell’s quest over a period of some twenty years to amplify his personal knowledge of his major biographical subject, Samuel Johnson, through correspondence with a wide network...

September 10, 2001, Cloth, $125.00

Paleoclimate and Evolution, with Emphasis on Human Origins

Edited by Elizabeth S. Vrba, George H. Denton, Timothy C. Partridge, and Lloyd H. Burckle

This book focuses on how climatic change during the last fifteen million years—especially the last three million—has affected human evolution and other evolutionary events. Leading evolutionists and physical geologists from...

March 27, 1996, Cloth, $125.00

The Papers of Benjamin Franklin, Vol. 19

Volume 19: January 1 through December 31, 1772

Benjamin Franklin; Edited by William B. Willcox

September 10, 1976, Cloth, $125.00

The Soviet Theater

A Documentary History

Edited by Laurence Senelick and Sergei Ostrovsky

In this monumental work, Laurence Senelick and Sergei Ostrovsky offer a panoramic history of Soviet theater from the Bolshevik Revolution to the eventual collapse of the USSR. Making use of more than eighty years’ worth of archival...

June 24, 2014, Cloth, $125.00

Jean Rondelet

The Architect as Technician

Robin Middleton and Marie-Nöelle Baudouin-Matuszek

Jean Rondelet took up his career in 1770, working for Jacques-Germain Soufflot, the architect of the most conspicuous and structurally daring church of the period, now known as the Pantheon in Paris. Rondelet assumed the...

September 4, 2007, Cloth, $125.00

The Sixteenth-Century Italian Paintings

Volume II: Venice 1540-1600

Nicholas Penny

This substantial and beautifully illustrated volume documents the National Gallery’s unrivaled collection of Venetian paintings created between 1540 and 1600, including some of the greatest works commissioned by the city...

May 14, 2008, Cloth, $125.00

The Declaration of Independence in Historical Context

American State Papers, Petitions, Proclamations, and Letters of the Delegates to the First National Congresses

Compiled, Edited, and Introduced by Barry Alan Shain

Political science professor Barry Shain has collected 174 letters, papers, petitions, and proclamations from the years directly preceding the creation of the Declaration of Independence that challenge many of the dominant...

August 5, 2014, Cloth, $125.00

The Papers of Benjamin Franklin, Vol. 2

Volume 2: January 1, 1735 through December 31, 1744

Benjamin Franklin; Edited by Leonard W. Labaree

September 10, 1960, Cloth, $125.00

Barley, Gold, or Fiat

Toward a Pure Theory of Money

Thomas Quint and Martin Shubik

Using simple but rigorously defined mathematical models, Thomas Quint and Martin Shubik explore monetary control in a simple exchange economy. Examining how money enters, circulates, and exits an economy, they consider the...

January 14, 2014, Cloth, $125.00

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