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

By: Phelan, Robert J.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York State Museum: 1986

Seller ID: 2292221

Condition: Good


Wrappers 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

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

By: Phelan, Robert J.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York State Museum: 1986

Seller ID: 2292222

Condition: Good


Wrappers rubbed, light crease. 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

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L'Italie Inconnue [, in Three Volumes]:Nord; Centre; Sud (Itineraires Archeologiques)

By: Pillement, Georges

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Editions Bernard Grasset: 1962

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 2198729

Condition: Very Good


Limited edition, from a printing of 39 copies, 25 numbered and 14 lettered. This set is #20 of volume 1, and #23 of volumes 2 and 3. Rebound in boards by G. Gauche of Paris. Boards lightly foxed, owner bookplate on front endpaper of each volume. 1962 Hard Cover. 364; 342; 326 p. 8vo. Beige cloth over boards, dark green morocco spine labels, gilt titles and rules, marbled endpapers. French text. Illustrated with photographs taken by the author. A travelogue by the French writer and photographer who won the Prix des Deux Magots for his novel Plaisir d'amour in 1937, and contributed to the ... View more info

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The Odes of Pindar

By: Pindar; Bowra, C.M.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1969

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2263752

Condition: Very Good


First thus. Pages toned, jacket edges lightly rubbed, small sticker on jacket spine base. 1969 Hard Cover. xx, 21-256 pp. The odes of Pindar translated into English from the original Greek with an introduction by C.M. Bowra. View more info

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The Practical French Teacher; or, a New Method of Learning to Read, Write, and Speak the French Language

By: Pinney, Norman

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Huntington & Savage: 1849

Seller ID: 2204939

Condition: Very Good


Text in English and French. No jacket, spine head and spine base rubbed, page ridge lightly foxed, label to front paste-down endpaper. 1849 Hard Cover. 400 pp. Text in English and French. Some of the principal advantages, which the present work is thought to offer over others on this method, are the following: An improved arrangement, fuller instruction and exercise on the subjective mood, on those tenses of the verb which present many irregularities as the first future, the present subjective, and the simple perfect, fuller explanations and exercises on the past tenses, on the use of the auxi... View more info

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Nanni de Banco

By: Planiscig, Leo

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Arnaud Editore Firenze: 1946

Seller ID: 1754711

Condition: Good


Binding repaired, pages toned. 1946 Hard Cover. Italian text. Cloth spine, paper over boards. Nanni d'Antonio di Banco (c. 1384 – 1421) was an Italian sculptor from Florence. He helped create the winning model for the Duomo of the Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral in Florence (1418), under the leadership of Filippo Brunelleschi, alongside Donatello. His sculpture works for the church include the Assumption of the Virgin, just over the Porta della Mandorla. Nanni di Banco's most famous work is perhaps the Quattro Santi Coronati (Four Saints) group, depicting the Four Crowned Martyrs, at Orsanmi... View more info

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Alla Tiders Spel

By: Pluntky, Peter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Askild & Karnekull: 1983

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2190327

ISBN: 9158203435

Condition: Very Good


Signed by author. Game pieces laid in, appear unused. Very light rubbing to boards. No Jacket - Pictorial Cover. 1983 Large Hardcover. A Swedish-language work on collectible board games. Includes large full-color images, as well as game pieces for use with the boards. View more info

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Point / Erasing: Poems

By: Portante, Jean

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dedalus: 2004

Seller ID: 2279594

ISBN: 190455606X

Condition: Fine


Bilingual edition. NEW. 2004 Trade Paperback. Jean Portante's poetry, as well as his other writings, have been translated into many languages but never English until now. Animated by a sense of the fragile position of the human being in a rapidly changing world, his poetry moves with an easy and familiar cadence into realms of the surreal that sit brilliantly with acutely observed realities. The poems develop the love of language and the playfully serious ambiguities in human affairs. Anne-Marie Glasheen has translated the work of the Belgian poet Liliane Wouters. A dual-language edition. Poet... View more info

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Lotnictwo Bombowe I Szturmowe Luftwaffe: Historia I Barwa

By: Przysuski, Grzegorz

Price: $8.00

Publisher: HUSU: 1994

Seller ID: 2278400

ISBN: 8386541512

Condition: Good


Polish text. Lightly rubbed. 1994 Stapled Binding. A Polish-language text on German WWII aircraft. View more info

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Huit Jours a Venise [Objets les Plus Remarquables Dans la Ville de Venise et Dans les Iles Adjacentes, Distribues en Huit Journees]

By: Quadri, Antonio

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Chez Francois Andreola: 1828

Seller ID: 2198750

Condition: Very Good


Fourth edition, second in French. Rebound in cloth. Former copy of Troy Public Library, with their marks on prelims. 1828 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xlvii, [1], 404, [4] pp. 16mo. 22 leaves of plates (3 folding). French text. An illustrated 19th century guide to Venice. View more info

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Otto Giorni a Venezia, Parti Prima e Seconda: Oggetti Principali da Vedersi Nella Citta di Venezia e Nelle Isole Adiacenti Distribuiti in Otto Giornate.; Compendio della Storia Veneta Diviso in Otto Epoche Dalla Origine di Venezia nell'Anno 421 sino alla Caduta della Repubblica nell'Anno 1797.

By: Quadri, Antonio

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Per Francesco Andreola: 1821

Seller ID: 2199439

Condition: Very Good


Both fold-outs present. Fold-outs lightly foxed, spines lightly creased, quarter-sized spot on volume 1 spine, minor loss from corners, light stains to margins of a few pages in volume 2. 1821 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Complete in two volumes. xlviii, [4], 429; 500 pp. 16mo. Italian text. Printed wrappers. Includes two fold-out maps. A 19th century Venetian travel guide, together with a history of the city from 421-1797. View more info

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Phedre

By: Racine, Jean

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2271530

Condition: Good


Wrappers rubbed. 1989 Mass Market Paperback. Racine’s play Phèdre—which draws on Euripides’ tragedy Hippolytus—is the supreme achievement of French neoclassic theater. In her amusing foreword, Margaret Rawlings explains how this particular translation—made specifically from the actor’s point-of-view—evolved from the 1957 Campbell Allen production. View more info

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Histoire des Meteores et des Grands Phenomenes de la Nature

By: Rambosson, J. [Jean Pierre]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Librairie de Firmin Didot Freres: 1869

Seller ID: 1983278

Condition: Good


Stain to top corner of front board and about half of text pages, corners rubbed. 1869 Hard Cover. vii, 408 pp. 8vo. Red leather spine, gilt titles & decorations, all edges gilt, blind-stamped cloth boards. Illustrated with chromolithographs and gravures. A nineteenth century work on meteorology, with discussions of lightning, mirages, hurricanes, and other scientific phenomena such as rainbows and volcanic eruptions. View more info

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Pierre Reverdy: Poems Early to Late - A Bilingual Anthology

By: Reverdy, Pierre

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Black Widow Press: 2015

Seller ID: 2279727

ISBN: 0996007954

Condition: Very Good


Bilingual edition. Faint edge wear. 2015 Trade Paperback. Pierre Reverdy (1889-1960) is considered by many to be one of France's most influential poets of the early twentieth century. His two dozen published poetry books went on to influence the Cubists and the Surrealists (playing a part in both groups formation) and his work continued to be viewed, admired and read by poets in Europe and America. Much of his work is still in print today and he is studied and written about as much today as he was some thirty years ago. Small anthologies of his work continue to appear in many languages. This v... View more info

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Le Robert Micro Poche Dictionnaire de la Langue Francaise (French Edition)

By: Rey, Alain

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Dictionnaires Le Robert: 1999

Seller ID: 2267991

ISBN: 2850362581

Condition: Very Good


Spine and front corners lightly creased. 1999 Mass Market Paperback. XXI, [3], 1376, LXVII pp. French language pocket dictionary. View more info

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The Joy of Signing: The Illustrated Guide for Mastering Sign-Language and the Manual Alphabet (Second Edition)

By: Riekehof, Lottie L.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Gospel Publishing House: 1987

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2284884

ISBN: 0882435205

Condition: Near Fine


Second edition. 1987 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. 352 pp. In this standard work on sign language for the deaf, over 1500 signs have been clearly illustrated and are grouped by chapter into their natural categories. Line drawings and step-by-step descriptions of hand positions aid rapid learning. View more info

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A Season in Hell & Illuminations

By: Rimbaud, Arthur

Price: $6.00

Publisher: BOA Editions: 1991

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2282541

ISBN: 0918526892

Condition: Very Good


1st printing. Bilingual edition. Lightly rubbed. 1991 Trade Paperback. With skill and imagination, Bertrand Mathieu gives us an intimacy of the spoken American that allows readers to absorb themselves in Rimbaud's private drama as in an obsessive dream of our own.... Mathieu has earned our gratitude and praise for his accomplishment: to have given Rimbaud his contemporary relevance for us. View more info

Latin Songs and Carols [LATIN TEXT]

By: Robertson, J.C.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: The University of Toronto Press: 1945

Seller ID: 2299145

Condition: Very Good


Front wrapper creased, light stains on front wrapper. 1945 Stapled Binding. 64 pp. Latin text. This collection of Latin Songs and Carols differs from its predecessor entitled Latin Songs New and Old, published in 1934, in two respects. While Par I of the earlier book, containing my versions of time-honored national and secular songs, remains but little changed, almost all of Part II has been omitted, consisting of Latin verses, classical, mediaeval, and modern, written by other than myself. ...Secondly, in place of these omissions a number of new versions are presented which have been written ... View more info

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Descrizione delle Pitture, Sculture, ed Architetture di Padova, con Alcune Offervazioni Intorno ad esse, ed altre Curiose Notizie, Parte Prima, Parte Seconda.

By: Rossetti, Giovambatista [Giovan Battista] [Giovanni Batista]

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Nella Stamperia del Seminario con Licenza de Superiori: 1776

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2198751

Condition: Good


Second edition. Rebound in cloth with new endpapers (probably in 19th century). Spine faded, minimal pencil marks in text, owner bookplate on front endpaper. 1776 Hard Cover. [24], 368 pp. 12mo. First and second parts in one volume. Italian text. An 18th century guide to Padua, a city in northern Italy. View more info

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A Practical Grammar of the French Language, with Alterations and Additions

By: Rowbotham, J.; Surault, F.M.J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hilliard, Gray, & Co.: 1838

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 1951288

Condition: Good


Third edition. Edges rubbed, minor chip from spine head, lacks author label on spine, foxed throughout, ink name on front endpaper. 1838 Full-Leather. vi, 324 pp. Original full leather, light green leather spine label, gilt titles & rules. A grammar guide for students of French, with alterations and additions by a Harvard College professor of French. View more info

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Mount Desert: The Early French Visits

By: Savage, Charles

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Charles Savage: 1973

Seller ID: 2266351

Condition: Near Fine


A nice copy. 1973 Stapled Binding. 16 pp. Interest has been expressed for some pamphlet-size recital of the French associations at Mount Desert, a brief early episode of the island's history at once romantic and of enduring significance. The actor and nationals have departed, never to return. But their traditions and their names, revived and preserved, have given us a background of intriguing beguile for all time. Basically from original sources, these short accounts have been prepared to outline some of the facts of the early visits. Also however, certain comments by subsequent authors and re... View more info

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Geschichte der Juden in Berlin und des Gebaudes Fasanenstrafse 79/80 (German Text)

By: Sellenthin, H.G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Judische Gemeinde zu Berlin: 1959

Seller ID: 2280980

Condition: Very Good


Jacket edges rubbed with a few minor chips, quarter-inch chip to jacket spine head, half-inch chip to jacket spine base, small chip to jacket. 1959 Hard Cover. German text. History of the Jews in Berlin and the building Fasanenstrafse 79/80. View more info

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Guida di Venezia e delle Isole Circonvicine

By: Selvatico, P. [Pietro]; Lazari, V. [Vincenzo]

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Coi Tipi Dello Stabilimento Nazionale di Paolo Ripamonti Carpano.:

Seller ID: 2199417

Condition: Good


Rebound in quarter linen with new end sheets, lightly foxed throughout, modern bookplate on front endpaper, library stamp on title page (no other marks). viii, 321 pp. 8vo. Italian text. No date, circa 1850. A 19th century travel guide to Venice and the surrounding area, with engraved illustrations throughout. View more info

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Selected Poems

By: Senac, Jean

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Sheep Meadow Press: 2010

Seller ID: 2279528

ISBN: 1931357757

Condition: Very Good


Bilingual edition. Faint sticker remnant. 2010 Trade Paperback. The poems of Jean Senac sing in a long, sustained and pure voice of the land where the sun has its workshop---a workshop whose roof is the night and for whom man is a disappointing and marvelous achievement. View more info

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Nameless to Nameless

By: Senryu; Oye, George M. [Koshyu, Oye]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: George M. Oye: 1981

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2123394

Condition: Very Good


1983 2nd printing. Minor sticker remnant on front corner. 1981 Stapled Binding. 44 pp. Original Japanese with English transliteration and translation. View more info

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Voyage en Italie et en Sicile, Tome Premier et Second.

By: Simond, L. [Louis]

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Raymond-Bocquet, Libraire: 1838

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 2198758

Condition: Very Good


Third edition. Former library copy, with stamps St-Louis-de-Gonzague in Bayonne in front and end matter. Boards a bit rubbed, scattered light foxing, modern owner bookplate on front endpaper of each volume. 1838 Hard Cover. viii, 405; 420 pp. 8vo. French text. Leather spines, gilt titles and rules, paper over boards, marbled endpapers. A 19th century Italian travelogue by the author of several works based on journeys in Europe. Each volume includes an engraved frontispiece. View more info

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Tableau de l'Agriculture Toscane

By: Simonde, J.C.L. [Jean Charles Leonard de Sismondi]

Price: $1,200.00

Publisher: Chez J.J. Paschoud, Libraire: 1801

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2199175

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Includes fold-out. Small contemporary bookplate and larger modern bookplate on front endpaper. 1801 Hard Cover. xiv, 327 pp. 8vo. Patterned leather spine, orange morocco spine labels, gilt titles and rules, paper over boards. French text. Fold-out of engraved agricultural illustrations follows text. The first work by the historian and political economist who became known for his French and Italian histories. Simonde details his life on a small farm in Pescia, which his family bought after fleeing from political unrest in Geneva caused by the French Revolution. His particular exp... View more info

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Descrizione della Citta di Modena Nell' Anno MDCCCXXXIII. Per cura di Francesco Sossaj Modenese.

By: Sossaj, Francesco

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Forni Editore Bologna: 1972

Seller ID: 2198619

Condition: Near Fine


Owner bookplate on front endpaper. 1972 Hard Cover. 208 pp. 8vo. Italian text. 1972 reissue of Sossaj's guide to the city of Modena originally published in 1833. Includes large fold-out map. View more info

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Two Stories / Deux nouvelles: A Dual-Language Book

By: Stendhal, Marie-Henri Beyle De

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Dover: 2005

Seller ID: 2266099

ISBN: 0486439577

Condition: Very Good


Faint edge wear. 2005 Trade Paperback. In writing these two ardently romantic and turbulent tales, Stendhal delved deep into old Italian narratives and into his own impassioned heart. “Vanina Vanini” and “L’abbesse de Castro” abound in the qualities for which the French author remains enduringly popular: his strong-willed, impulsive characters; his dry wit and keen irony; and the sweeping drama of his historical settings. View more info

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Des Cornichons Au Chocolat (French Edition)

By: Stephanie

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Le Livre de Poche: 1990

Seller ID: 2196627

ISBN: 2253034673

Condition: Very Good


Sticker on rear wrapper. 1990 Mass Market Paperback. French-language novel about an exceptional young girl. View more info