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Avions Anglais: Photographies Fiches Techniques

By: France Editions

Price: $10.00

Publisher: France Editions: 1945

Seller ID: 2194619

Condition: Good


Wrappers rubbed. 1945 Stapled Binding. [16 pp.] French-language work with photographs, silhouette illustrations, and technical information on British aircraft during WWII. View more info

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Der Junge Handwerker und Kunstler: Anleitung zur Herstellung Nutzlicher Gegenstande aus Papier, Pappe, Holz, Gips, Metall 2c sowie zum Photographieren

By: Freyer, Carl

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Verlag und Druck von Otto Spamer: 1899

Seller ID: 2298293

Condition: Very Good


German text (Fraktur script) Bookplate on front paste-down endpaper, minor general wear. 1899 Hard Cover. xi, 316 pp. Illustrations throughout, including several plates. Rough translation of title: The Young Craftsman and Artist: Instructions for the Production of Useful Items from Paper, Cardboard, Wood, Plaster, Metal 2c (?) and Photography. View more info

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Pour Une Ambition Francophone: Le Desir et L'Indifference

By: Gallet, Dominique

Price: $10.00

Publisher: L'Harmattan: 1995

Seller ID: 2207490

Condition: Good


Highlighting. 1995 Trade Paperback. A french-language text on the ever-changing perspectives of French as a mode of communication. View more info

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Regia Aeronautica e Armee de l'Air, 1940-1943

By: Garello, Giancarlo

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Edizioni Bizzarri Roma: 1975

Seller ID: 2194954

Condition: Very Good


Jacket lightly toned with small sticker on rear corner. 1975 Large Hardcover. 189, [3] pp. Italian text. A World War II era guide to military aircraft with black & white photographs throughout, as well as several color plates. View more info

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Un Viaggio al Vesuvio: Il Vesuvio visto attraverso diari, lettere e resoconti di viaggiatori

By: Gasparini, Paolo; Musella, Silvana; Galasso, Giuseppe; Luongo, Giuseppe

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Liguori Editore: 1991

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2199372

ISBN: 8820720892

Condition: Near Fine


First paperback printing. Corners slightly pushed. 1991 Large Softcover. 307 pp. Italian text. A collection of historical accounts of Mount Vesuvius, based on nearly 100 works, mostly from the 17th-19th centuries, but also including references dating as far back as the the first century A.D., and embracing the area's history from the disasterous eruption that destroyed Pompeii and Herculaneum, to the mid-20th century. Reproductions of illustrations throughout, including many in color, along with a number of color photographs and maps. View more info

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Poems in German and English

By: George, Stefan; Valiope, Carol North; Morwitz, Ernst

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Schocken: 1967

Seller ID: 2279737

Condition: Very Good


Bilingual edition. Wrappers rubbed. 1967 Trade Paperback. A dual-language anthology of the experimental German poet View more info

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Cato to St. Jerome: Selections from the First 600 Years of Latin Prose

By: Gould, H. E.; Whiteley, J. L.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Macmillan & Co., Ltd.: 1955

Seller ID: 2297895

Condition: Good


No jacket. Board edges rubbed, front hinge starting, ink name on front free endpaper verso. 1955 Hard Cover. xvii, 182 pp. Text in Latin and in English. CONTENTS: Foreword; Introduction; Text: Cato: How to Farm - Cicero: Verres Is Charged with Sacrilege - Sallust: Cato Demands Stern Justice - Livy: The Story of Sophonisba - Tacitus: Mutiny Amongst the Pannonian Legions - Pliny: Three Letters - Suetonius: The Assassination and Funeral of Julius Caesar - St. Jerome: The Last Voyage of St. Paul; Notes; Vocabulary. View more info

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Mein Jahrhundert

By: Grass, Gunter

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Steidl: 1998

Seller ID: 2206960

ISBN: 3882436514

Condition: Very Good


Jacket stained. 1998 Large Hardcover. A German-language text that does a year-by-year analysis of the 20th Century. View more info

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Philosophie Logique, 2 volumes in 1 [Logical Philosophy] [FRENCH TEXT]

By: Gratry, A.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Charles Douniol / J. Lecoffre: 1858

Seller ID: 2298893

Condition: Good


Former library copy - usual marks. Edges and board rubbed, some loss to top of spine. 1858 Three-Quarter Leather. Both volumes in one. Three-quarter leather with marbled boards and marbled page ridges. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Auguste Joseph Alphonse Gratry (usually known as Joseph Gratry; 10 March 1805 ? 6 February 1872) was a French author and theologian. View more info

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Die Geschichte der Kosaken: Wilder Osten 1500-1700 (German Edition)

By: Groper, Klaus J.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: C. Bertelsmann: 1976

Seller ID: 2204204

ISBN: 3570026183

Condition: Very Good


Light rubbing to jacket. 1976 Hard Cover. A German-language book on the history of the Cossacks. View more info

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Klaededragtens Kavalkade Tegnet af Ebbe Sunesen, Mogens Bryder og Kaj Norregaard, I Farver (Dutch Text)

By: Hansen, Henny Harald

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1954

Seller ID: 2280982

Condition: Very Good


Quarter-inch chip to jacket spine head and to jacket spine base, one-inch tear along bottom edge of rear jacket panel, a few other minor chips and minor tears to jacket edges, jacket faintly toned. 1954 Hard Cover. Dutch text. Klaededraget's Cavalcade Designed by Ebbe Sunesen, Mogens Bryder and Kaj Norregaard, In Colors. A history of clothing and costumes from various cultures throughout the ages. View more info

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The Penguin Book of French Verse 3

By: Hartley, Anthony

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1968

Edition: 6th Printing

Seller ID: 2263639

Condition: Good


6th printing. Pages toned. 1968 Mass Market Paperback. Includes poems from Baudelaire, Victor Hugo, and many more! View more info

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The Theatre of the Basoche: The Contribution of the Law Societies to French Mediaeval Comedy

By: Harvey, Howard Graham

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Harvard University Press: 1941

Seller ID: 2196429

Condition: Fair


Boards and pages warped, large stain to rear board, stains to boards and page edges, ink note on title page. 1941 Hard Cover. vi, 253 pp. Harvard studies in romance languages. Published under the direction of the department of French and other romance languages and literatures. Volume XVII. ...this book is a statement of claim, a statement of the property rights of the French Law Societies in the mediaeval comedy. Keywords: THEATER PLAYS ENTERTAINMENT FRENCH MEDIEVAL COMEDY LANGUAGE LITERATURE HARVARD LAW LEGAL View more info

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Hvad Lille Arne Dromte

By: Havardsholm, Magnhild

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Halvorsen & Larsen Ld.s Forlag: 1921

Seller ID: 1949484

Condition: Good


No jacket. Boards toned, edges rubbed with minor damage to paper on rear board edge, margin of last page and edge of rear board lightly stained. Previous owner seems to have used this book as a means of learning basic Norwegian, penciling English translations of each portion of text. 1921 Large Hardcover. [27 pp.] Blue cloth spine, paper covered boards, black titles, color circular illustration on front board. Title translates as What Little Arne Dreamed. The text is paired with full-page illustrations, which appear in duplicate opposite one another - one in line drawing form, the other full-c... View more info

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Bivalve Molluscs and Sedimentation Conditions [Russian Text]

By: Hecker, R.F.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nauka: 1973

Seller ID: 2066752

Condition: Very Good


Fold-outs charts laid in. 1973 Hard Cover. 163 pp. Russian-language text on bivalve molluscs. View more info

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Siddhartha: Eine indische Dichtung

By: Hesse, Hermann

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fretz & Wasmuth Verlag: 1950

Seller ID: 2029665

Condition: Good


Includes original jacket. Boards & jacket reverse foxed, 3 inch tear to jacket spine base, two 1 inch jacket tears, jacket toned. Good. 1950 Hard Cover. 207 pp. Original German text. In the novel, Siddhartha, a young man, leaves his family for a contemplative life, then, restless, discards it for one of the flesh. He conceives a son, but bored and sickened by lust and greed, moves on again. Near despair, Siddhartha comes to a river where he hears a unique sound. This sound signals the true beginning of his life -- the beginning of suffering, rejection, peace, and, finally, wisdom. View more info

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De Ilias van Homeros

By: Homer; Vosmaer, C. [Carel] (Translator)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: A.W. Sijthoff: 1886

Seller ID: 2202753

Condition: Good


Binding was repaired previously, portion of spine has loosened since, spine toned, ink name on half-title page. 1886 Large Hardcover. 437 pp. 11 1/4 x 8 1/4. A Dutch translation of Homer's Iliad arranged in hexameters, by C. [Carel] Vosmaer, a poet and art critic. Illustrated with numerous engravings and drawings. Uncommon. Original red cloth, gilt rules & titles, feg, black decorative border on front cover, embossed and beveled edges, decorative endpapers. View more info

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Horace: Satires, Epistles and Ars Poetica (Loeb Classical Library) (Latin Text)

By: Horace; Fairclough, H.R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: William Heinemann, Ltd.: 1970

Seller ID: 2288953

ISBN: 0434991945

Condition: Very Good


Half-inch chip to jacket spine head, corners of front jacket flap clipped, pencil note on rear jacket flap. 1970 Small Hard Cover. xxx, 508, 8 pp. Dual text in Latin and in English. Translated by H.R. Fairclough. In the two books of Satires Horace is a moderate social critic and commentator; the two books of Epistles are more intimate and polished, the second book being literary criticism as is also the Ars Poetica. The Epodes in various (mostly iambic) metres are akin to the 'discourses' (as Horace called his satires and epistles) but also look towards the famous Odes, in four books, in the o... View more info

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Il Viaggio in Sicilia, 1776-1779 (Mediterraneo e Storia 2)

By: Houel, Jean

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Edizioni di Storia e Studi Sociali: 2013

Seller ID: 2198618

ISBN: 8890854820

Condition: Near Fine


2013 Trade Paperback. 188 pp. Italian text. 2013 reissue of the work originally published in four volumes as Voyage pittoresque des isles de Sicile, de Malta et de Lipari between 1782 and 1787. Includes 28 illustrations, some from paintings by Houel, and including portraits of important contemporaries such as Wolfgang Johann von Goethe, and facsimiles of early editions of the work. An 18th century Italian travelogue focusing on time spent in Sicily, written by an architect and painter. As a result the narrative includes considerable commentary on the aesthetics and archeology of the region,... View more info

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Testaments of the Grand Princes of Moscow

By: Howes, Robert Craig

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Cornell University Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2289558

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Jacket price clipped, jacket spine faded. 1967 Hard Cover. xvii, [1], 445, [1] pp. 8vo. Includes frontispiece, fold-out map, and photographs of the grand princes' heirlooms. A survey of the testaments of the grand princes of Moscow, which includes the original Russian texts, as well as their English translations. View more info

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Objeveni Ameriky [Discovery of America][Czech Text]

By: Hulpach, Vladimir

Price: $35.00

Publisher: .: 1992

Seller ID: 2280961

Condition: Near Fine


Sticker on rear board. 1992 Large Hardcover. Czech text. Pop-up book. A telling of Christopher Columbus and his travels to the Americas. View more info

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Japanese for College Students: Basic, Vol. 2 (English and Japanese Edition)

By: International Christian University

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Kodansha USA: 1996

Seller ID: 1849434

ISBN: 0477001998

Condition: Good


Wrappings lightly rubbed. Pages bright & clean. Cassettes not included. 1996 Large Softcover. 248 pp. Japanese for College Students: Basic is a genuinely integrated, comprehensive course for learning every aspect of beginning Japanese: listening, speaking, reading, and writing. It utilizes a functional approach tried and proved in the classrooms of International Christian University, known for the excellence and experience of its staff. In three volumes, the series contains 300 hours of study, 2,000 words, and 450 kanji. View more info

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Rhinoceros (French Edition)

By: Ionesco, Eugene

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Folio: 1972

Seller ID: 2196653

ISBN: 2070368165

Condition: Very Good


Light edge wear. 1972 Mass Market Paperback. Eugene Ionesco (1909-1994) wrote more than twenty plays, as well as many stories, memoirs, and theoretical essays, and was elected a member of the French Academy. Rhinoceros and The Leader are literary landmarks. View more info

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Une Prière Pour Owen

By: Irving, John

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Seuil: 1989

Seller ID: 2279283

ISBN: 2020107120

Condition: Very Good


French language. Includes jacket. Tiny scuff. 1989 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Lorsque John Wheelwright évoque avec nostalgie le puzzle invraisemblable de sa jeunesse, un personnage en émerge : Owen, son ami dont la frêle enveloppe dissimulait une volonté de fer, une foi absolue et la conviction profonde qu''il était l''instrument de Dieu. Cet ange du Bizarre ne s''était-il pas assigné la double tâche de réparer le tort causé à John et de sauver le monde? View more info

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Mid-Century French Poets

By: Jacob, Max; Fargue, Leon-Paul; Supervielle, Jules; Perse, St. John; Cocteau, Jean; Breton, Andre; Eluard, Paul; Desnos, Robert; Michaux, Henri; Emmanuel, Pierre

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Grove Press: 1959

Seller ID: 2279596

Condition: Good


Wrappers rubbed. 1959 Trade Paperback. Includes work from Henri Michaux, Jean Cocteau, and many more! View more info

Image for Introduction to the Hawaiian Language: An English-Hawaiian Vocabulary Comprising Five Thousand of the Commonest and Most Useful English Words and Their Equivalents, in Modern Hawaiian Speech, Correctly Pronounced, with a Complementary Hawaiian-English Vocabulary

Introduction to the Hawaiian Language: An English-Hawaiian Vocabulary Comprising Five Thousand of the Commonest and Most Useful English Words and Their Equivalents, in Modern Hawaiian Speech, Correctly Pronounced, with a Complementary Hawaiian-English Vocabulary

By: Judd, Henry P.; Pukui, Mary Kawena; Stokes, John F.G.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Tongg Publishing Company, Honolulu: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2029619

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Includes original jacket. Boards lightly rubbed, jacket flaps trimmed, jacket edges rubbed with minimal loss, jacket toned, ink name on front endpaper. Good. 1943 Small Hard Cover. 314 pp. 16mo. A guide to the Hawaiian language for use by native English speakers, of significantly more interest as it was published during World War II, within two years of the infamous attack on Pearl Harbor by the Japanese. The demand for such a volume must have become tremendous almost overnight. View more info

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501 Spanish Verbs: Fully Conjugated in All the Tenses and Moods in a New Easy to Learn Format Alphabetically Arranged -- Fifth Edition

By: Kendris, Christopher & Theodore

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series, Inc.: 2003

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 2283509

ISBN: 0764124285

Condition: Very Good


Fifth edition. Faint edge wear. 2003 Trade Paperback. 677 pages. With more than 1 million copies in print, the new, updated edition of this all-time best selling language book of Spanish verbs is now printed in two colors for increased ease of reference. The most important and most commonly used Spanish verbs are presented alphabetically in chart form, one verb per page, and conjugated in all persons and tenses, both active and passive. This thorough guide to the use of verbs features many additional references and tips, including a bilingual list of more than 1,250 additional Spanish verbs, h... View more info

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Die deutschen Flugzeuge, 1933-1945: Deutschlands Luftfahrt-Entwicklungen bis zum Ende des Zweiten Weltkrieges

By: Kens, Karlheinz; Nowarra, Heinz J.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, Munchen: 1964

Seller ID: 2118807

Condition: Very Good


Includes slipcase. 1/4 inch closed tear to jacket spine head. Very Good. 1964 Hard Cover. 940 pp. 8vo. German text. Black & white photographs throughout. View more info

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Joyland: Romanzo [Italian Text]

By: King, Stephen

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Sperling & Kupfer: 2013

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2296353

ISBN: 8820054272

Condition: Near Fine


ITALIAN TEXT. Second printing. Jacket edges very lightly bumped. 351 pp. "Set in a small-town North Carolina amusement park in 1973, Joyland tells the story of the summer in which college student Devin Jones comes to work as a carny and confronts the legacy of a vicious murder, the fate of a dying child, and the ways both will change his life forever." View more info

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Die lustige Rheinfibel: Ein Lesebüchlein fur die Kleinen mit Bildern

By: Koch-Klingenburg, Emilie

Price: $40.00

Publisher: L. Schwann: 1940

Seller ID: 2196856

Condition: Good


Wrappers faintly creased, 1 inch tear to spine base, pages toned ink stamp inside front wrapper. 1940 Trade Paperback. 79, [1] pp. Printed wrappers, cloth spine. A German-language children's book published in Germany during World War II, consisting of verses and short fables, with color pictures throughout. KEYWORDS: CHILDREN View more info