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Taras Shevchenko : Mistets'ka Spadshchina - Tom Pershyy, 1830-1847; Knyha Druha

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Vydavnytstvo Akademii Nauk Ukrains'koi RSR: 1961

Seller ID: 1846677

Condition: Very Good


Some discoloration on bottom half of rear board, front & end matter lightly foxed. 1961 Large Hardcover. 108 pp., 193 color and black & white plates. Ukrainian text. Shevchenko was a Ukrainian poet and artist, whose literary work is considered the foundation of modern Ukrainian literature and language, and a driving force behind Ukrainian national consciousness. View more info

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Hundertjahrige Geschichte Des Deutschtums Von Rochester

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Deutsch-Amerikanischen Bund Von Rochester Und Umgegend: 1915

Seller ID: 1852239

Condition: Very Good


Wrappers lightly rubbed, scuffed at upper edge of spine. 1915 Trade Paperback. 255 pp. A German language centenary history of German culture in Rochester, NY. Filled with black & white illustrations & photographs. View more info

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A Display of the Beauty of Embroidery Costumes of the Ch'ing Dynasty, in Two Volumes (Mandarin and English Text)

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: China Airlines: 1988

Seller ID: 2279002

Condition: Near Fine


A near fine copy in a near fine publisher slipcase. 1988 Large Hardcover. 96 pp. Publisher's slipcase included. Gilt page ridges. Dual text: Mandarin and English. The Chinese traditional costume is famous all over the world, for no matter in the design, color, or decorative pattern there are the designated symbols which reveal the cultural imprint of Chinese ethic, politic, and philosophy. The highly establishes symbol system which matched with the artistic design charac... View more info

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The Bhagavadgita or the Song Divine (with Sanskrit Text and an English Translation)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Gita Press: 1969

Seller ID: 2280567

Condition: Good


One inch tear along jacket spine base, jacket edges lightly rubbed. Front board slightly bowed, top corner of front board bumped. 1969 Small Hard Cover. 403 pp. Sanskrit text and an English translation. The Bhagavad Gita, lit. The Song of God), often referred to as the Gita, is a 700-verse Sanskrit scripture that is part of the Hindu epic Mahabharata (chapters 23–40 of Bhishma Parva). The Gita is set in a narrative framework of a dialogue between Pandava prince Arjuna ... View more info

Image for Nouveau Guide de Florence et ses Environs, Compris la Vallombrosa, Alvernia et Camaldule, avec la Description de la Galerie des Statues et de Celle du Palais Pitti, du Gabinet Physique Ec. Ec., Ornee de Vues et Statues Plan de la Ville et Carte de la Toscane.

Nouveau Guide de Florence et ses Environs, Compris la Vallombrosa, Alvernia et Camaldule, avec la Description de la Galerie des Statues et de Celle du Palais Pitti, du Gabinet Physique Ec. Ec., Ornee de Vues et Statues Plan de la Ville et Carte de la Toscane.

By: N/A

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Chez Gaspard Ricci Marchand Libraire: 1844

Seller ID: 2198748

Condition: Good


New edition. Boards toned and lightly rubbed, front and end matter foxed, a few text pages foxed, owner bookplate on front endpaper. 1844 Hard Cover. 293, 210 pp. 12mo. French text. A 19th century guide to Florence. Two fold-out maps precede text, engraved illustrations and drawings in text. View more info

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Description de la Ville de Florence

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Au Cabinet a l'Enseigne de Pallas, Pres le Canto de' Pazzi, Rue Balestrieri.: 1819

Seller ID: 2198753

Condition: Good


Wrapper beginning to split along front joint, minor loss from spine, handwritten title on spine, ink name on front wrapper. 1819 Soft Cover. 171, [1], xxiv, [173]-178 pp. Printed wrappers. French text. An early 19th century guide to Florence, with fold-out map opposite title page. View more info

Image for Description de la Ville de Milan et de Ses Environs, Compris la Chartreuse Pres de Pavie et Excursions de Cette Capitale aux Lacs de Como, de Lugano, au Lac Majeur et a Varese, Exposees a l'Usage des Voyageurs, Accompagnees des Instructions et des Notices Nécessaires aux Etrangers qui se Proposent d'Examiner les Objets Interessans, que Presente Cette Belle Partie de la Lombardie

Description de la Ville de Milan et de Ses Environs, Compris la Chartreuse Pres de Pavie et Excursions de Cette Capitale aux Lacs de Como, de Lugano, au Lac Majeur et a Varese, Exposees a l'Usage des Voyageurs, Accompagnees des Instructions et des Notices Nécessaires aux Etrangers qui se Proposent d'Examiner les Objets Interessans, que Presente Cette Belle Partie de la Lombardie

By: N/A

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Chez Epimaque et Pascal Artaria: 1834

Seller ID: 2199179

Condition: Very Good


Nicely rebound - red cloth spine, paper over boards, gilt titles. Small stamp of Peabody Library appears twice inside, with their number on title page, owner bookplate on front endpaper, ink initials on half-title page. 1834 Hard Cover. 264, viii pp. 12mo. French text. Includes two fold-out maps and a fold-out engraving of the Duomo di Milano. A 19th century guide to Milan focusing on local architecture and other picturesque site-seeing opportunities. View more info

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Objectif Paris: Images de la Ville a Travers Cinq Collections Photographiques Parisiennes

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Phileas Frog Paris Musees: 2003

Seller ID: 2202734

ISBN: 2879008085

Condition: Near Fine


Text in English and French. Page very faintly toned. 2003 Soft Cover. 142 pp. Text in English and French. Can anyone every capture Paris? Through the magificent visual journey that is prposed to use, we can find at once the high moments of History and the simplicity of common life, the great portraits of the capital as well as its metamorphoses. Reflected by the masters of yesterday or the photographers of today, the urban landscapes appeal to us like so many inner lands... View more info

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English - French Glossary of Aeronautical Terms (Army Air Service, 1918)

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Army Air Service: 1918

Seller ID: 2206689

Condition: Near Fine


A couple faint stains to front wrapper. 1918 Soft Cover. 77 pp. English - French Glossary of Aeronautical Terms. CONTENTS: Aeronautical Terms; Engine, Mechanical, Tool and Shop Terms; Gunnery, Bombing, etc.; Electricity and Wireless Telegraphy; Conversion Table for Changing English Units of Measurement into the Metric System.KEYWORDS: ENGLISH FRENCH GLOSSARY AERONAUTICAL TERMS ARMY AIR SERVICE 1918 REFERENCE AVIATION TRANSPORTATION MILITARY FIRST WORLD WAR ONE WWI WW1 H... View more info

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Identification des Avions en Vol

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: S.N.:

Seller ID: 2266492

Condition: Good


A few small tears to wrapper edges, lightly toned, faint stamp on rear wrapper. A French World War II era military aircraft identification guide for British, United States, Italian, and German planes. Includes profile and underside silhouette views, as well as notes on various models of airplanes. View more info

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Webster's New French Dictionary

By: N/A

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Wiley Publishing, Inc.: 2010

Seller ID: 2284482

ISBN: 0470488778

Condition: Fine


A fine copy. 2010 Trade Paperback. French/English—English/French. With more than 70,000 references and 100,000 translations, Webster's New French Dictionary offers students, travelers, and business-people the ready reference they need in a handy, portable format. The most readable French dictionary available. Coverage of current phrases and usage. Ideal for school, work, and travel. Provides the right words quickly for every situation. View more info

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Poesie [Edwardian Era Manuscript Volume of Verse in German]

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: 1906

Seller ID: 2134515

Condition: Very Good


Bottom edge of rear board lightly stained. 1906 Hard Cover. Unpaginated. Floral design on front board. A volume of handwritten German poems, in several hands, dating from 1905-1906. Chromolithographic floral illustration on front flyleaf, color angel sticker on blank verso of one leaf. View more info

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Gefahrten unser Jugend (Companions of Our Youth): Die Flak-Abteilung der Leibstandarte Geschichte und Geschichten (The Flak-Division Leibstandarte History and Stories)

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Condo Verlag GmbH: 1999

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2201681

ISBN: 3928483722

Condition: Near Fine


Second edition. 1999 Large Hardcover. 272 pp. German text. Gefahrten unser Jugend (Companions of Our Youth): Die Flak-Abteilung der Leibstandarte Geschichte und Geschichten (The Flak-Division Leibstandarte History and Stories). View more info

Image for Jesus Meine Zuversicht! Gebete zur hl. Messe und zu den hl. Sakramenten, auf alle Zeiten des Tages und Jahres, in allen Auliegen und Nothen. Mit bischoflicher Approbation.

Jesus Meine Zuversicht! Gebete zur hl. Messe und zu den hl. Sakramenten, auf alle Zeiten des Tages und Jahres, in allen Auliegen und Nothen. Mit bischoflicher Approbation.

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chas. Wildermann: 1890

Seller ID: 2202010

Condition: Near Fine


Pencil gift note and owner name inside, pages lightly toned. 1890 Small Hard Cover. viii, 376 pp., 8-page notes section. Original enameled ivory cover with inset cross emblem on front board, with original clasp. View more info

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Heidelberger Katechismus / The Heidelberg Catechism (German [Fraktur Script] and English Text)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Publishing House of the Reformed Church: 1877

Seller ID: 2278767

Condition: Very Good


Board edges lightly rubbed. 1877 Small Hard Cover. 59 pp. German (Fraktur script) and English text. Text of Tercentenary Edition. The Heidelberg Catechism (1563), one of the Three Forms of Unity, is a Protestant confessional document taking the form of a series of questions and answers, for use in teaching Reformed Christian doctrine. It was written in 1563 in Heidelberg, present-day Germany. Its original title translates to Catechism, or Christian Instruction, according... View more info

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Mount Everest (German and English) (Folded Map)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Alpenvereinskartogrphie: 1999

Seller ID: 2280317

ISBN: 3928777289

Condition: Near Fine


An excellent copy. 1999 Soft Cover. Folded map in plastic sleeve. Dual text in German and English. Austrian Alpine Club expedition series topographic map of Mount Everest at a scale 1:25,000k. View more info

Image for Ueber Huftgelenkresection. Inaugural-Dissertaion der Medicinischen Facultat zu Jena zur Erlangung der Doctorwurde in der Medicin und Chirurgie vorgelegt von G.A. Kretschmar aus Schonborn

Ueber Huftgelenkresection. Inaugural-Dissertaion der Medicinischen Facultat zu Jena zur Erlangung der Doctorwurde in der Medicin und Chirurgie vorgelegt von G.A. Kretschmar aus Schonborn

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Druck von J. Hermsdorf: 1867

Seller ID: 2280978

Condition: Good


Ink stamp and ink mark on front wrapper, wrapper edges rubbed with light stain to bottom left corner. 1867 Soft Cover. About hip joint resection. Inaugural Dissertation of the Medical Faculty of Jena to obtain the Doctor was presented in Medicine and Surgery by G.A. Kretschmar from Schonborn. View more info

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The Septuagint Version of the Old Testament, With An English Translation; and With Various Readings and Critical Notes (Greek and English)

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Zondervan Publishing House: 1977

Edition: 9th Printing

Seller ID: 2276801

ISBN: 0310204208

Condition: Very Good


Ninth printing. No jacket, spine head and spine base lightly rubbed, board corners lightly rubbed. 1977 Large Hardcover. vi, 1130 pp. Text in Greek and English. The Septuagint Version of the Old Testament, With An English Translation; and With Various Readings and Critical Notes. View more info

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Guida per la Citta di Firenze e Suoi Contorni

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Presso Ferdinando Formigli in Via Della Condotta: 1861

Seller ID: 2198749

Condition: Good


New edition. Edges rubbed with small tears and minor loss to spine head and foot, front and end matter and page ridges foxed, 2 inch tear to front fold-out, owner bookplate on front endpaper. 1861 Hard Cover. vii, [3], 310 pp. 12mo. Paper over boards Italian text. A 19th century guide to Florence. Fold-out map precedes text, engraved illustrations. View more info

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Codigo de Derecho Canonico [Code of Canon Law] (Edicion Bilingue)

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Biblioteca de Autores Cristianos: 1983

Seller ID: 2280233

ISBN: 8422011026

Condition: Near Fine


Jacket spine head and spine base previously mended with tape. Address label on half-title page, ink stamp on second blank. 1983 Small Hard Cover. lxxix, 795 pp. Latin and Spanish text. The canon law of the Catholic Church (Latin: jus canonicum)[1] is the system of laws and legal principles made and enforced by the hierarchical authorities of the Catholic Church to regulate its external organization and government and to order and direct the activities of Catholics toward... View more info

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Novisimo Diamante Divino que Contiene La Santa Misa Meditaciones para la Confesion y Comunion la Semana Santa, Etc. Etc.

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Casa Editorial Catolica, J. Steinbrener: 1921

Seller ID: 2120241

Condition: Very Good


Linen boards lightly stained, mother-of-pearl decoration on bottom clasp lost. Spanish text. 1921 Small Hard Cover. 256 pp. Bound in linen, with hinged tortoise-shell cover attached at spine. Cover closes with mother-of-pearl-decorated clasps at fore-edge. All edges gilt, gilt decoration with monogram on front cover. Spanish text. View more info

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Shogakukan Progressive English-Japanese Dictionary, 2nd Edition

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Shogakukan: 1987

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2269112

ISBN: 4095102020

Condition: Very Good


Second edition. Highlighting on few pages, writing and paper taped to rear endapaper. 1987 Soft Cover. 2101 pp. Shogakukan Progressive English-Japanese Dictionary, 2nd edition. View more info

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Goethe's Herman und Dorothea, with Introduction, Notes and Vocabulary (German Translation for English Learners)

By: Adams, W.A.; Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von

Price: $5.00

Publisher: D.C. Heath and Company: 1904

Seller ID: 1737520

Condition: Very Good


Ink name and address on front endpaper. 1904 Hard Cover. Hermann and Dorothea is an epic poem, an idyll, written by German writer Johann Wolfgang von Goethe between 1796 and 1797, and was to some extent suggested by Johann Heinrich Voss's Luise, an idyll in hexameters, which was first published in 1782-84. Goethe's work is set around 1792 at the beginning of the French Revolutionary Wars, when French forces under General Custine invaded and briefly occupied parts of the ... View more info

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Forestiere Illuminato Intorno le Cose Piu Rare e Curiose Della Citta di Venezia e dell'Isole Circonvicine (Collana di Bibliografia e Storia Veneziana N. 14)

By: Albrizzi, Giovanni Battista; Stefanutti, Ugo

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Arnaldo Forni Editore: 1984

Seller ID: 2198605

Condition: Near Fine


Owner bookplate on front endpaper, small surface tear on reverse of jacket spine (possibly from removal of a mylar cover that was affixed with tape?). 1984 Hard Cover. 342 pp. 8vo. 1984 facsimile of original 1740 edition, including all original illustrations and fold-out map. A guide book to Venice by an Italian journalist best known for his work Gerusalemme Liberata. View more info

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The Vita Nuova and Canzoniere of Dante Alighieri (The Temple Classics)

By: Alighieri, Dante

Price: $25.00

Publisher: J.M. Dent & Sons: 1930

Seller ID: 2266451

Condition: Near Fine


4th printing. 1/2 inch tear on top edge of first page. 1930 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 357, [3] pp. 16mo. Blue cloth, gilt titles, top edge gilt, ribbon marker bound in. Original Italian text opposite English translation. La Vita Nuova (English: The New Life) is a medieval text written by Dante Alighieri in 1295. It is an expression of the medieval genre of courtly love in a prosimetrum style, a combination of both prose and verse. Besides ... View more info

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The Convivio of Dante Alighieri (The Temple Classics)

By: Alighieri, Dante

Price: $25.00

Publisher: J.M. Dent & Sons: 1912

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2266455

Condition: Near Fine


3rd printing. 1912 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. ii, 446 pp. 16mo. Blue cloth, gilt titles, top edge gilt, ribbon marker bound in. English translation of the original Italian. Dante's Convivio, composed in exile between 1304 and 1307, is a series of self-commentaries on three of Dante's long poems. These allegorical love poems and philosophical verse become the basis for philosophical, literary, moral, and political exposition. The prose is wr... View more info

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A Translation of the Latin Works of Dante Alighieri (The Temple Classics)

By: Alighieri, Dante

Price: $25.00

Publisher: J.M. Dent & Sons: 1929

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2266452

Condition: Near Fine


4th printing. 1929 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 427, [1] pp. 16mo. Blue cloth, gilt titles, top edge gilt, ribbon marker bound in. English translation of the works originally written in Latin by the author best known for The Divine Comedy, a tour of Hell, Purgatory and Paradise written in verse. View more info

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Middle Egyptian: An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs

By: Allen, James P.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 2000

Seller ID: 2283827

ISBN: 0521653126

Condition: Fine


No jacket. A fine copy. 2000 Large Hardcover. xii, 510 pp. This is an introduction to the writing system of ancient Egypt and the language of hieroglyphic texts. It contains twenty-six lessons, exercises (with answers), a list of hieroglyphic signs, and a dictionary, as well as twenty-five essays on the most important aspects of ancient Egyptian history, society, religion and literature. It also offers scholars of linguistics a complete grammatical description of the cla... View more info

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Zorro: Una Novela

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Rayo: 2005

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2200692

ISBN: 0060779012

Condition: Near Fine


2nd printing. Spanish text. Near fine.Jacket lightly toned, scuff mark to jacket front, jacket spine edges bumped. 2005 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 381 pp. Spanish text. A swashbuckling adventure story that reveals for the first time how Diego de la Vega became the masked man we all know so well.Born in southern California late in the eighteenth century, he is a child of two worlds. Diego de la Vega's father is an aristocratic Spanish milita... View more info

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Mi Pais Inventado: Un Paseo Nostalgico por Chile

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Rayo: 2003

Edition: 2nd Printing

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2200718

Condition: Near Fine


2nd printing. Signed by author without inscription. Spanish text. Near fine.Near Fine. 2003 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 219 pp. Spanish text. El primer recuerdo que Isabel Allende tiene de Chile es el de una casa que nunca conoció: la casa grande y vieja de la calle Cueto, donde nació su madre. Esta casa, evocada por su abuelo con tanta frecuencia que Isabel cree haber vivido allí, se convierte en la protagonista de su primera novela La... View more info