Radio Show – Ed Augusts’ World – 07/27/2017

Thursday 07/27/2017 – 3pm EDT, 12pm PDT Ed Augusts’ World of Books, History, Ancient Knowledge, World Politics, & a little Esoterica Tuesdays 6pm ET, 3pm PT   &    Thursdays 3pm ET, 12pm PT See more at EdAugustsBooks.com & FreedomizerRadio.com  

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The Essence of the Cabalah

Eisen, William. The Essence of the Cabalah: An Agashan Book by William Eisen. DeVorss, Marina Del Rey, 1984. Hardcover. Gilt lettering on blue cloth, in torn, spine-sunned dustjacket. 480 pgs. Filled with diagrams and thumbnail-sized Tarot card drawings An occult view of the Kabbala / Quabala /Cabalistic science, a mix…

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The Walls of Constantinople

Baker, R. Granville. The Walls of Constantinople. John Milne, London, 1910. Hardcover. Black lettering and design stamped on reddish brown cloth. Gilt lettering on spine. 30 illustrations. Good, with tear to top left edge of spine. Text and interior are very good and well-bound. Ex-lib with markings on spine and…

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Some Letters from Livingstone 1840-1872

Livingstone, David. Edited by David Chamberlin. Some letters from Livingstone, 1840 – 1872; with an introduction by R. Coupland. New York: Negro Universities Press, 1969. xvii+280p., illustrated with facsimiles of letters, map, and several drawings. Sixty-eight letters. Includes list of books about Livingstone and the Arab slave trad. A fine…

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Autobiography of James L. Smith

Smith, James L. Autobiography of James L. Smith: Including Also, Reminiscences of Slave Life, Recollections of the War, Education of Freedmen, Causes of the Exodus, Etc.  Hardcover. Negro Universities Press, New 150 pgs. a fine copy without names or markings, in original cloth with gilt lettering on cover and spine. Without d.j.…

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The Land and Peoples of the Kasai

Hilton-Simpson, M. W. The Land and Peoples of the Kasai.  Negro Universities Press, 1969. Hardback. Reprint of the 1956 original edition. Brown cloth binding stamped in gilt on spine. Very good to fine condition throughout. One of four books from Negro Universities Press, all without a trace of wear, and…

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The Black Journey: Across Central Africa with the Citroën expedition

Georges-Marie Haardt. The Black Journey: Across Central Africa with the Citroën Expedition. New York: Negro Universities Press, 1969. 326 pgs Complete with photos and maps. A fine copy in original cloth with gilt lettering on cover and spine. No dust-jacket, as issued. Famous trans-Africa 1920’s expedition from Algeria to Capetown, in…

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Prehistory of the Eastern Arctic

Moreau S. Maxwell.  PREHISTORY Of The EASTERN  ARCTIC. – New World Archaeological Record. Academic Press USA  1st Printing, 1985. 327 pages. Index. Illustrated with black and white photographs. “This is the story of efficient hunters who maintained their populations with little change over the centuries…”  Very good condition throughout. No…

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Prehistory of Western Siberia

Chernetsov, V.N. and W. Moszynska. PREHISTORY Of WESTERN SIBERIA. Edited by Henry N. Michael.  McGill-Queens University Press, Montreal and Kingston, 1974.  377 pgs. Illustrated. Hardcover.  8vo, red cloth with orange lettering. Arctic Institute of North America Anthropology of the North. Translations from Russian. Good to very good throughout including dust…

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Yakutia by Okladnikov

      A.P. Okladnikov. Edited by Henry N. Michael.  YAKUTIA BEFORE ITS INCORPORATION INTO THE RUSSIAN STATE. McGill-Queen’s University Press, Montreal, 1970.  Good to very good condition throughout . Not ex-lib. Green boards with gilt lettering, green dj. 499 pages.  $35.00

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Sonata Mulattica: A Life in Five Movements…

Sonata Mulattica:  A Life in Five Movements and a Short Play : Poems by Rita Dove.  W.W. Norton, New York. 2009. Hardcover. First Edition. 229 pages. Gold lettering on brown and cream-colored hardcover. Fine condition throughout, without any trace of wear, in fine dustjacket  Ambitious poem and play about a…

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The Orientalist: Solving the Mystery…

The Orientalist: Solving the Mystery of a Strange and Dangerous Life . By Tom Reiss. Random House, New York. Hardcover. 2005. No edition stated. Dustjacket. Gold lettering on brown cloth covers. Very good condition throughout, with no signs of wear, in very good dustjacket.  The odd and amazing story of Lev…

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Faith of My Fathers

Faith of My Fathers by John McCain with Mark Salter. Random House, New York. 1999. Hardcover. Eighth printing. 349 pgs. Very good to fine in very good dustjacket. Signed and Inscribed by McCain on half-title.  Both McCain’s father and grandfather were Navy Admirals, and this is the inspirational tale of…

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Burn Baby Burn: A Superior Arson Mystery

By Mike Savage. Savage Press, Superior Wisconsin. Softcover First edition. 1999. Signed and inscribed by author in two places:  half title and title page. 297 pages. Very good condition throughout with minor creasing to several corners. ‘Superior’ in the title refers to Lake Superior or a town there, not necessarily…

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