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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

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 to the Usages of the Churches and Schools of the Electoral Palatinate. Commissioned by the prince-elector of the Electoral P... 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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Poems for People Who Don't Read Poems

By: Enzensberger, Hans Magnus; Hamburger, Michael; Rothenberg, Jerome

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Atheneum: 1968

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2263335

Condition: Very Good


First paperback printing. Small sticker on spine base, faint crease to front corner, ink gift note on half-title page ('for mike from jed'). 1968 Trade Paperback. [viii], 177, [3] pp. The first collection of verse by the award-winning German poet to be translated into English, co-translated by the author, American poet Jerome Rothenberg, and British poet Michael Hamburger. The original German text appears opposite the English. View more info

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Ich Bin Der Kleine Lowe [I am the Little Lion]

By: Fechner, Amrei

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Otto Maier Verlag Ravensburg: 1976

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2266141

ISBN: 3473301558

Condition: Near Fine


Second printing. German text. No jacket. 1976 Large Hardcover. Unpaginated. German text. The story of a little lion cub and the other animals he meets on the safari. View more info

Image for Bibliophile Novellen: Der Heilige Anastasius; Eden Anto; Die Drei Buchereien Des Clemens Matthiesen; Die Bucherschlacht; Bibliofons; Erlebnis; Der Brennende Harem; Ein Beutestuck; Die Geschichte von Rabbi Elia Dem Einfaltigen; Der Elzevir; Das Wahre Wunderhorn; Die Legende Vom Bruder Paphnutius Dem Drucker; Nachwort

Bibliophile Novellen: Der Heilige Anastasius; Eden Anto; Die Drei Buchereien Des Clemens Matthiesen; Die Bucherschlacht; Bibliofons; Erlebnis; Der Brennende Harem; Ein Beutestuck; Die Geschichte von Rabbi Elia Dem Einfaltigen; Der Elzevir; Das Wahre Wunderhorn; Die Legende Vom Bruder Paphnutius Dem Drucker; Nachwort

By: Fogazzaro, Giacomo; Federn, Karl; Berger, Manfred; Immermann, Carl; Babler, Otto F.; Bolt, Peter; Scheerbart, Paul; Stoessl, Otto; Horodisch, Abraham; Zobeltitz, Fedor v.; Brugel [Bruegel], Fritz;

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Gesellschaft der Bibliophilen / E.W. Tieffenbach: 1934

Seller ID: 2266414

Condition: Very Good


Corners rubbed. 1934 Hard Cover. 190, [4] pp. 8vo. A collection of bibliophile short stories in German, by various authors. Letter press printed by E.W. Tieffenbach. Vellum spine with red morocco spine label, gilt titles and rules, marbled paper over boards. Includes: Der Heilige Anastasius; Eden Anto; Die Drei Buchereien Des Clemens Matthiesen; Die Bucherschlacht; Bibliofons; Erlebnis; Der Brennende Harem; Ein Beutestuck; Die Geschichte von Rabbi Elia Dem Einfaltigen; Der Elzevir; Das Wahre Wunderhorn; Die Legende Vom Bruder Paphnutius Dem Drucker; Nachwort. View more info

Image for Offene Volks-Sprache uber das Menschensystem - Die Gewohnheiten der Manner und Frauen - Die Ursachen und Berhutung der Krantheiten - unsere geschlechtlichen Beziehungen und socials Leben; und Gesunder Menschen-Verstand...

Offene Volks-Sprache uber das Menschensystem - Die Gewohnheiten der Manner und Frauen - Die Ursachen und Berhutung der Krantheiten - unsere geschlechtlichen Beziehungen und socials Leben; und Gesunder Menschen-Verstand...

By: Foote, Edward B. [Bliss]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Murray Hill: 1907

Seller ID: 2072379

Condition: Very Good


Front hinge just starting. 1907 Hard Cover. xxiv, 859, [5] pp. 8vo. Two color plates, black & white illustrations. A work of domestic medicine by the physician and birth control advocate, originally published in 1870. This is a German translation of Plain Home Talk, Embracing Medical Common Sense, and expanded version of Foote's 1855 work simply entitled Medical Common Sense. This edition was printed in New York City, likely to be marketed to German immigrants. Hoolihan (1235-1241) lists several editions published from 1874-1909, but does not specify a 1907 edition. View more info

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Palaanthropische Physiognomien

By: Fotomuseum

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Fotomuseum: 1993

Seller ID: 2195400

ISBN: 3930054086

Condition: Very Good


Includes book and 11 prints in publisher's slipcase. Light rubbing to slipcase. 1993 Hard Cover. German-language work on the combining of human and animal imagery. 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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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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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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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. We have more books available by this author!. 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, reject... 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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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

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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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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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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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Description de L'Egypte

By: Taschen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Taschen: 2007

Seller ID: 2296814

ISBN: 382283775X

Condition: Very Good


English, French, and German text. Faint crease to spine. 2007 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. In 1798, Napoleon Bonaparte launched an expedition of 35,000 soldiers to conquer Egypt. The campaign was a military and political disaster but nonetheless it had a profound and lasting impact, by revealing the splendour of a mysterious and forgotten civilization. For Napoleon's ships also carried some 500 scholars, scientists and artists whose task it was to study the country and its customs. Traversing a country at war under the stifling heat of southern Egypt, they emb... View more info

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Anna Karenina (German Text)

By: Tolstoi, Leo

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Droemersche Verlagsanstalt Th. Knaur Nachf.: 1950

Seller ID: 2268330

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. No publisher date, circa mid-1900s). Spine lightly rubbed, pages faintly toned. 1950 Hard Cover. 391 pp. German text. Anna Karenina (Russian: «???? ????????», IPA: [?an?? k??r?en??n?])[1] is a novel by the Russian writer Leo Tolstoy, published in serial installments from 1873 to 1877 in the periodical The Russian Messenger. Tolstoy clashed with editor Mikhail Katkov over political issues that arose in the final installment (Tolstoy's negative views of Russian volunteers going to fight in Serbia); therefore, the novel's first complete appearance was in book form in 1878. Anna Karen... View more info

Image for Joan Blaeu Atlas Maior of 1665 Italia (Italia / Italy / Italien): All 60 Maps of Italy, and the Original Commentaries from Joan Blaeu's Atlas Maior of 1665, 'The Greatest and Finest Atlas Ever Published.'

Joan Blaeu Atlas Maior of 1665 Italia (Italia / Italy / Italien): All 60 Maps of Italy, and the Original Commentaries from Joan Blaeu's Atlas Maior of 1665, 'The Greatest and Finest Atlas Ever Published.'

By: Van Der Kroght, Peter; Blaeu, Joan

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Taschen: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2199369

ISBN: 3822851078

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Owner bookplate on front endpaper. 2006 Large Hardcover. 208 pp. Italian, English, and German text. Beautiful color reproductions of numerous maps of Italy, based on the copy of the 1665 atlas in the Osterreiche Nationalbibliothek, Wien.The finest and most comprehensive baroque atlas was Joan Blaeu's exceptional Atlas Maior, completed in 1665. The original eleven-volume Latin edition, containing 594 maps, put Blaeu ahead of his staunch competitor, mapmaker Joanes Janssonius, whose rivalry inspired Blaeu to produce a grandiose edition of the largest and most complete atlas to dat... View more info

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Das Wurtt. Infanterie-Regiment Nr. 180 im Weltkrieg 1914-1918 (Die wurttembergischen Regimenter im Weltkrieg 1914-1918, Band 9)

By: Vischer, Alfred

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Chr. Belsersche Verlagsbuchhandlung Stuttgart: 1921

Seller ID: 1801850

Condition: Very Good


Includes two maps. Hinges beginning to loosen (mull visible), pages toned, boards lightly soiled. 1921 Hard Cover. 167 pp. Grey cloth spine over paper covered boards. Fraktur script. Notable for inclusion of two maps, laid in, showing troop movements of the 180th regiment during World War I. View more info

Image for Vortrage und Reden von Hermann von Helmholtz: Zugleich Dritte Auflage der 'Popularen Wissenschaftlichen Vortrage' des Verfassers. Erster und Zweiter Band.

Vortrage und Reden von Hermann von Helmholtz: Zugleich Dritte Auflage der 'Popularen Wissenschaftlichen Vortrage' des Verfassers. Erster und Zweiter Band.

By: von Helmholtz, Hermann

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Freidrich Vieweg und Sohn.: 1884

Seller ID: 1999482

Condition: Very Good


Boards a bit rubbed & soiled, lightly foxed on a few pages. 1884 Half-Leather. xi, 396; ix, 380 pp. Two volumes in one. 8vo. Maroon morocco spine & corners over light red cloth boards, gilt titles, green endpapers. A collection of Hermann von Helmholtz's lectures and speeches. von Helmholtz was a German physician, and an important figure in ophthalmology specifically, and the physiology of perception in general. He also made contributions to advancements in the sciences of mechanics and electromagnetism, and the largest association of research institutions in Germany bears his name (the Helmho... View more info

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The Great Singer of the Sea

By: Yalta Travel Agency

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Yalta Travel Agency: 1993

Seller ID: 2174219

ISBN: 5771506613

Condition: Near Fine


Ink gift note on front endpaper.No Jacket - Pictorial Cover. 1993 Hard Cover. A four-language biography of Ivan Aivazovsky, with full-color reproductions of his paintings. Russian, English, French, and German text. View more info