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Reisen in Canada und durch die Staaten von New-York und Pennsylvanien

By: Kohl, J.G. [Johann Georg]

Price: $450.00

Publisher: J.G. Cottascher: 1856

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2289650

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Rebound with new end sheets. Some pages unopened. Moderately foxed throughout. 1856 Full-Leather. iv, 576 pp. 8vo. Navy blue leather, green leather spine label, gilt titles. German text (Fraktur script). Howes K-248. Sabin 38217. A German-language travelogue describing journeys in Canada, New York, and Pennsylvania in the early 19th century. Includes mentions of Albany, Vermont, Lake Champlain, Montreal, Quebec, Native Americans, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Toronto, New Jersey, etc. Precedes English translation by five years. View more info

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Suit (Souvenirs / Uniformes / Insignes / Techniques): La Legion, No. 3, Avril 1985

By: L.A.R.S. (Editeur)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1985

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2194702

Condition: Very Good


First printing. Front cover creased. 1985 Large Softcover. 64 pp. A French military publication. Text in French. View more info

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Balloon Terms: Their Definitions and French Equivalents

By: Lahm, F.S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Government Printing Office: 1918

Seller ID: 2204944

ISBN: 1165326310

Condition: Near Fine


Sticker on rear wrapper. 1918 Stapled Binding. 30 pp. A modern facsimile of the 1918 original. Text in English and French.  KEYWORDS: LAHM BALLOON TERMS DEFINITIONS FRENCH EQUIVALENTS MILITARY HISTORY TRANSPORTATION REFERENCE FOREIGN LANGUAGE FRANCE View more info

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Larousse Pocket French/English English/French Dictionary

By: LaRousse

Price: $3.00

Publisher: LaRousse: 1994

Seller ID: 2267992

ISBN: 2034207009

Condition: Very Good


1994 Mass Market Paperback. A helpful guide to translating between French and English. View more info

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Collection de Theses Medico-Chirurgicales, Sur les points les plus importans de la Chirurgie theorique & pratique: Tome Premier et Tome Second.

By: Le Baron De Haller

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Chez Vincent: 1757

Seller ID: 2163457

Condition: Fair


Boards loose, most of spine leather gone, edges rubbed, ownership marks of College of Physicians of Philadelphia in both volumes. 1757 Full-Leather. xi, [1], 443, [1]; ii, 414 pp. 12mo. French text. Full calf. A collection of dissertations on surgical theory and practice by various authors, compiled by the Swiss anatomist, sometimes referred to as the 'father of modern physiology'. Garrison-Morton, in describing other works, said of Haller: 'Haller was one of the most imposing figures in the whole of medicine, besides being a superb bibliographer and the founder of medical bibliography. As a p... View more info

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Venise ou Coup-d'Oeil Littéraire, Artistique, Historique, Poetique et Pittoresque, Sur les Monuments et les Curiosites de cette Cite. (l'Italie des Gens du Monde.)

By: Lecomte, Jules [Francois]

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Hippolyte Souverain, Editeur: 1844

Seller ID: 2199415

Condition: Very Good


Rebound in quarter linen with new end sheets, modern owner bookplate on front endpaper, lightly foxed throughout. 1844 Hard Cover. 664 pp. 8vo. French text. A 19th century travel guide to Venice by the French historian, providing a general account of sites to see, locations of literary and intellectual interest to visit, and an overview of Venetian society. The first book in a series entitled l'italia des Gens du Monde. View more info

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Suomen Valtameripurjehtijat [Finnish Ocean Sailors] / Finlands Djupvattenseglare [Finland's Deep Water Rafting] / The Finnish Deep-Water Sailers [Sailers]

By: Lille, Sten; Gronstrand, Lars

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Eita: 1981

Seller ID: 2260200

ISBN: 9519931333

Condition: Near Fine


Finnish, Swedish, and English text. Jacket edges lightly rubbed. Top rear corner lightly bumped, pages very faintly toned. 1981 Large Hardcover. 228 pp. Finnish, Swedish, and English text. The publishing of this volume was made possible through the decade-long untiring and persistent toil of Captain Sten Lille to record the vanishing culture of our sailing-vessels. His uncomparably extensive collection of photos of Finnish sailing-vessels was the incentive, and provided nearly inexhaustible material for this work: 129 pictures of the 131 ships described as well as the basic text are from his c... View more info

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Arapska Liga

By: Mangovski, Dr. Petar

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Savremena Administracija: 1974

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2290483

Condition: Very Good


Croatian text. Appears to be signed by the author though 'Petar' is the listed author's name & the signature says 'Peter'. Lightly rubbed. 1974 Trade Paperback. 211 pp. Appears to be about the Arab League & its history. The Arab League is a regional organization of Arab states in Southwest Asia, and North and Northeast Africa. It was formed in Cairo on March 22, 1945 with six members: Egypt, Iraq, Transjordan (renamed Jordan after 1946), Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, and Syria. Yemen joined as a member on May 5, 1945. The Arab League currently has 22 members. The main goal of the league is to draw cl... View more info

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Punti di Vista Estetici Su Commercio e Turismo

By: Martini, Luigi; Di Lino, Sergio; Foglia, Patrizia; Gerosa, Giulia; Gunetti, Luciana; Menduni, Enrico

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Carlo Cambi Editore: 2011

Seller ID: 2198671

ISBN: 8843509675

Condition: Near Fine


Sticker on back cover. 2011 Large Hardcover. 299 pp. Italian text. A study of Italian history and economics. Un'approfondita e interessante ricerca storico-economica del settore terziario che ha lo scopo di evidenziare l'importanza dello sviluppo italiano dal dopoguerra a oggi. Rilevante il contributo della Filcams Cgil, il sindacato che rappresenta proprio i lavoratori e le lavoratrici che nei decenni hanno sperimentato un'evolozione inaspettata della propria quotidianità lavorativa e dell'uso del tempo libero. I molteplici aspetti del commercio e del turismo - analizzati nel dettaglio attra... View more info

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A Survey of English Dictionaries

By: Mathews, M. M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1933

Seller ID: 2298079

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. Front board slightly bowed. 1933 Hard Cover. 123 pp. CONTENTS: The English Vocabulary; Dictionaries Before 1600; From Cawdrey to Johnson; The Nineteenth Century; Special Types of Dictionaries; The Historical Principle in Lexicography; Review of Lexicographic Methods; Chief Features of Some Modern Dictionaries; Appendix A (Dates of Parts of the O.E.D.); Appendix B (Less Well-known American Works Cited in O.E.D.); Index. View more info

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The Inch-High Samurai (Kodansha's Children's Bilingual Classics)

By: McCarthy, Ralph F.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Kodansha: 2001

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 2292528

ISBN: 4770021011

Condition: Very Good


5th printing. Rear jacket faintly rubbed. 2001 Small Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Japanese and English text. The brave little boy who sailed to the Capital in a teacup and fought a demon with a needle to win the love of a Lady is a Japanese cousin to Tom Thumb. View more info

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Kintaro, the Nature Boy (Kodansha's Children's Bilingual Classics)

By: McCarthy, Ralph F.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Kodansha: 2000

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 2292530

ISBN: 477002102X

Condition: Very Good


4th printing. Rear jacket faintly rubbed. 2000 Small Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Japanese and English text. This legend of Kintaro is one of Japan's most enduring and popular children's stories. Kintaro was raised in a mountain forest by his beautiful young mother, and his gentle nature and prodigious strength win him the love and admiration of all the forest creatures. Eventually recruited by a famous samurai lord, the boy goes on to earn fame and fortune after conquering a band of evil demons. View more info

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Ma Soeur Eileen

By: McKenney, Ruth

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pierre Horay: 1951

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 1681301

Condition: Good


Inscribed and signed by author ('New York 1951 To Mele Ambach -- Witih all my thanks for your great kindness to Eileen the Second -- Ruth McKenney Brewster'). Wrappers toned, edges a bit rubbed, spine faintly creased. 285 pp. French text, title translates as My Sister Eileen. View more info

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The Bantam New College Italian & English Dictionary

By: Melzi, Robert C.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Bantam Books: 1976

Seller ID: 2200053

ISBN: 0553279475

Condition: Good


Spine creased, general wear to wrappers, ink note on front wrapper verso, top edge of front endpaper torn to remove ink name, pages toned. 1976 Mass Market Paperback. xiii, Part 1 364 pp. Part 2 355 pp. With 736 pages and 70,000 entries--no other portable Italian and English paperback dictionary offers you so much a so reasonable a price. Authoritative Italian grammatical tables, model Italian verbs, thousands of modern words and definitions in all areas of interest. View more info

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Lexical Aids for Students of New Testament Greek

By: Metzger, Bruce M.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Bruce M. Metzger: 1973

Seller ID: 2266609

Condition: Very Good


Light general wear. 1973 Trade Paperback. xi, 100 pp. This venerable resource, which has served beginning language students for over fifty years, helps students maximize their study time by concentrating on the words that appear most often in the Greek New Testament. CONTENTS: Words Classified According to Their Frequency; Words Classified According to Their Root; The Indo-European Family of Languages; Prepositions in Composition with Verbs; Table of Correlative Pronouns and Adverbs; Principal Parts of Some Important Verbs; Feminine Nouns of the Second Declension; Index of Greek Words. View more info

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Plume Precede de Lointain Interieur

By: Michaux, Henri; Roubaud, Colette

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Gallimard: 2000

Seller ID: 2279276

ISBN: 2070393909

Condition: Very Good


Pages faintly toned. 2000 Mass Market Paperback. French-language text featuring works and information about the celebrated French writer and poet. View more info

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Chinese for Advanced Beginners

By: Mok, Ellie Mao

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Frederick Ungar Publishing Co.: 1980

Seller ID: 1783546

ISBN: 0804465061

Condition: Very Good


Lightly rubbed & toned. 1980 Trade Paperback. 102 pp. Second volume of a two-volume set, a helpful guide which adds to the beginner's knowledge of spoken and written Chinese. View more info

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A Strasbourg: De Paris et a Bale (Collection Des Guides-Joanne)

By: Moleri, Par M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Librairie De L. Hachette: 1862

Seller ID: 2199447

Condition: Good


Front free endpaper removed, faint pencil marks and ink stamp on title page, boards a bit rubbed. 1862 Hard Cover. viii, 408; 128 pp., w/4-page index and appendix of advertisements following text. 8vo. A French itinerary for notable architectural sites. Includes a descriptive history, illustrations, and maps. View more info

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L'Avare

By: Moliere

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Larousse: 1992

Seller ID: 2196652

ISBN: 2038713022

Condition: Near Fine


An exceptional copy. 1992 Mass Market Paperback. Harpagon (du latin harpagonem, grippe-sou ) est un personnage égoïste, mesquin, cupide et odieux. Ce parfait avare arrange les mariages de ses deux enfants Cléante et Élise. Mais Élise s'est déjà fiançée à Valère, en secret, et l'amoureux n'a pas hésité à se faire passer pour un valet pour être auprès de sa dulcinée. Cléante, quant à lui, rêve d'épouser Marianne. Ce qu'il ne sait pas, c'est qu'elle est également l'Élue choisie par son père Harpagon : le quiproquo est entretenu durant toute la pièce. Au IVe acte, le tré... View more info

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La Storia di Venezia Nella Vita Privata Dalle Origini Alla Caduta Della Repubblica - Parti Prima e Terza: La Grandezza; Il Decadimento

By: Molmenti, Pompeo

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Istituto Italiano d'Arti Grafiche, Editore: 1908

Seller ID: 2199174

Condition: Good


Volumes 1 (1910 fifth edition) and 3 (1908 fourth edition) of a three volume set. Front hinge of vol. 3 loosening but sewings holding firmly, minor puncture to vol. 3 spine, owner bookplate on front endpaper of both volumes. 519; 535 pp. A history of Venice from its origins until the fall of the republic. Illustrated with color plates and black-and-white reproductions of historical illustrations throughout text. View more info

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Les Grands Raids d'Avions

By: Mortane, Jacques; General Denain

Price: $115.00

Publisher: Tours Maison Mame: 1936

Seller ID: 2191842

Condition: Very Good


Edges rubbed, ink gift note & owner information on front endpapers. 1936 Large Hardcover. 120 pp. French text. An overview of various types of aircraft, with color illustrations. View more info

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Traite de Fortification Souterraine, Suivi de Quatre Memoires sur les Mines; Par le Chef de Bataillon du Genie Mouze, Ancient Commandant de Mineurs

By: Mouze

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Chez Levrault, Schoell et Cie., et chez Magimel: 1804

Seller ID: 2266244

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Nicely rebacked with new endpapers, original boards preserved. Royal Engineers Library stamp on half-title and title pages, illegible ink name on title page, corner of title page restored. 1804 Half-Leather. viii, 428, 20 fold-out plates. An excellent treatise on underground fortifications and the use of mines and other explosives in their defense. The included plans are very detailed, and some are hand-colored to designate particular sections and functions of fortifications. The book was written not by a military scholar, but by a soldier involved in this type of warfare firsth... View more info

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Black Star: 60 Years of Photojournalism (English, German and French Edition)

By: Neubauer, Hendrik

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Konemann: 1997

Seller ID: 2265859

ISBN: 3895082503

Condition: Very Good


Text in English, German, and French. Jacket edges rubbed. Pages lightly toned. 1997 Large Hardcover. 460 pp. Text in English, German, and French. Black Star's catalogue of photos reflects the diversity of themes found in the history of photojournalism - from the International Brigade of the Spanish civil war to the misery of Rwandan refugees in a Zaircan camp. Black Star's immoral photographs range from a tramp sleeping on a Parisian shop window ledge to the back rooms of the Bank of England. Black Star's journalists are always at the right place at the right time to report on everything. This... View more info

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The Church Mice at Bay / Les Souris de L'eglise aux Abois (England and French Dual-Text)

By: Oakley, Graham

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Gallimard: 1983

Seller ID: 2280983

Condition: Very Good


No jacket, sticker on rear board, front board very slightly bowed. 1983 Large Hardcover. Unpaginated. England and French dual-text. Arthur and Sampson's method: learn English with humour. A children's picture book story about church mice. View more info

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Ovid's Amores, with Latin Text (Dual Text)

By: Ovid; Lee, Guy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Viking Press: 1968

Seller ID: 2296615

ISBN: 0670533041

Condition: Very Good


Front board lightly soiled, page ridge lightly foxed. 1968 Hard Cover. vii, 207 pp. Dual-text, Latin and English. A Virile and colloquial rendering of Ovid's first-century-B.C. best seller. The only complete, modern translation of his love poems, together with the original Latin text. View more info

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Napoli e il Regno dei grandi viaggiatori

By: Paloscia, Franco; Kanceff, Emanuele; Monga, Luigi; Fazio, Enzo-Giorgio; Scamardi, Teodoro; Cazzola, Piero; Meregalli, Franco; Sorensen, Madeleine Pinault; Claudon, Francis; Mozzillo, Atanasio

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Edizioni Abete per la Esso Italiana: 1994

Seller ID: 2199380

ISBN: 887047061X

Condition: Near Fine


Owner bookplate on front endpaper. 1994 Large Hardcover. 190, [2] pp. Italian text. A collection of historical essays about Naples and the Grand Tour, with color and black-and-white illustrations throughout. View more info

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Il Fiore di Venezia Ossia i Quadri, i Monumenti, le Vedute ed i Costumi Veneziani Rappresentati in Incisioni Eseguite da Abili Artisti ed Illustrati

By: Paoletti, Ermolao

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Filippi Editore: 1977

Seller ID: 2198598

Condition: Near Fine


Owner bookplate on each front endpaper. 1977 Hard Cover. Complete four volume set. 223; 285, [1]; 216; 156, [1] pp. 1997 facsimile of the edition published by Tommaso Fontana in Venice between 1837 and 1840. An authoritative guide to Venice's architecture, monuments, artistic works, and customs, by the Venetian painter and scholar known for his frescoes. Extensive sections of illustrations follow text in each volume, and each contains several fold-outs. View more info

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Liberation Des Femmes : Annee Zero

By: Partisans

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Francois Maspero: 1970

Seller ID: 2263651

Condition: Good


Highlighting to final chapter, binding weak. 1970 Mass Market Paperback. A French-language collection of writings on the oppression of women and a critique of modern society. View more info

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Il Mediterraneo con le Sue Isole e Golfi

By: Pelle, C. [Clement]; Villarosa, Guglielmo

Price: $700.00

Publisher: Dalla Tipografia e Litografia del Guttemberg: 1841

Seller ID: 2199399

Condition: Good


Boards rubbed, spine toned, moderately foxed throughout, modern bookplate on front endpaper. 1841 Half-Leather. 444 pp. 4to. Italian text, translated from the original French Les lies et les words de la Mediterranee of Clement Pelle, and annotated by Guglielmo Villarosa. A 19th century tour of the Mediterranean, including descriptions of Sicily, Palermo, Corfu, Rhodes, Ithaca, Naples, Algeria, Tunisia, etc. 79 full-page engravings throughout. A historical summary by C. Pelle precedes the text, and indices of content and illustrations follow text. View more info

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New Traditions: Thirteen Hispanic Photographers / Nuevas Tradiciones: Trece Fotografos Latinamericanos

By: Phelan, Robert J.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York State Museum: 1986

Seller ID: 2292220

Condition: Very Good


Lightly rubbed. 1986 Soft Cover. The companion volume to a photography exhibit at the New York State Museum featuring thirteen Latin American photographers with bilingual English/Spanish information on the artists and their works. View more info