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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

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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 Facticity of Life and Language in the Early Works of Martin Heidegger: A Dissertation

By: Campbell, Scott M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: UMI: 1999

Seller ID: 2291705

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. Edge of both boards bumped, page ridges lightly foxed. 1999 Hard Cover. iii, 347 pp. Boston College. The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Philosophy. A dissertation. Submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy. Martin Heidegger was a German philosopher of the Continental tradition of philosophy. He is is best known for his contributions to phenomenology, hermeneutics, and existentialism. View more info

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Into English: Poems, Translations, Commentaries

By: Collins, Martha; Prufer, Kevin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Graywolf Press: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2295921

ISBN: 1555977928

Condition: Fine


First edition. A fine copy. 2017 Large Softcover. xi, 203 pp. Into English allows readers an extraordinary opportunity to experience the process and artistry of translating poetry. Editors Martha Collins and Kevin Prufer invited twenty-five contributors, all of them translators and most of them also poets, to select one poem in another language and three English translations of it, and then to provide an essay about the challenges and rewards of translating it. This anthology offers the original poem and the translations side by side, so readers can compare the translations for themselves. The... View more info

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Indefinites (Linguistic Inquiry Monographs Series)

By: Diesing, Molly

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The MIT Press: 1992

Seller ID: 2290583

ISBN: 0262041316

Condition: Good


Lacks jacket. Boards faded and lightly soiled with small sticker remnant on front, top edge lightly foxed. 1992 Hard Cover. xiv, 175, [1] pp. 8vo. Indefinites investigates the relationship between the syntactic and semantic representations of sentences within the framework of generative grammar. It proposes a means of relating government-binding theory, which is primarily syntactic, to the semantic theory of noun phrase interpretation developed by Kamp and Heim, and introduces a novel mapping algorithm that describes the relation between syntactic configurations and logical representations. Di... 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

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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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Physics and Beyond: Encounters and Conversations (World Perspectives Series, Vol. 42)

By: Heisenberg, Werner; Pomerans, Arnold J.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Harper Torchbooks: 1972

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2265115

ISBN: 0061316229

Condition: Very Good


First printing. Multiple creases to wrappers, page ridges very faintly foxed, ink name on half-title page. 1972 Trade Paperback. viii, 257 pp. Physics and Beyond (German: Der Teil und das Ganze: Gespräche im Umkreis der Atomphysik) is a book by Werner Heisenberg,[1] the German physicist who discovered the uncertainty principle. It tells, from his point of view, the history of exploring atomic science and quantum mechanics in the first half of the 20th century. As the subtitle Encounters and Conversations suggests, the core part of this book takes the form of discussions between himself and ot... View more info

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German Made Simple (Revised Edition)

By: Jackson, Eugene

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 1985

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 2268282

ISBN: 0385199112

Condition: Very Good


Revised edition. Lightly rubbed. 1985 Soft Cover. For almost four decades, Made Simple books have set the standard for continuing education and home study. In answer to the changing needsof today's marketplace, the Made Simple series for the '90s presents a thoroughly up-to-the-minute portfolio of skills, information, and experience, with revised and updated editions of bestselling titles, plus a whole range of new subjects from personal finance to office management to desktop publishing. 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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Always Merry and Bright: The Life of Henry Miller

By: Martin, Jay

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Capra Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2262963

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Jacket edges lightly rubbed. Page ridges lightly foxed. 1978 Hard Cover. xi, 560 pp. Practically everything bohemian Miller's ever written has been about himself--so any attempt at biography is almost automatically placed in a competitive position. Martin gives it his all. The life boils down to three basic stages. A miserable existence until age 35, working for Western Union as a dispatcher, not yet writing, and suffering like a Marcel over Albertine-like, gold-digging June, second wife of an eventual run of five. Then, Paris: relief at bei... 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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Human, All Too Human: A Book for Free Spirits (Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy)

By: Nietzsche, Friedrich; Hollingdale, R.J.; Schacht, Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1996

Seller ID: 2284453

ISBN: 0521567041

Condition: Very Good


Faintly rubbed. 1996 Trade Paperback. This volume presents Nietzsche's remarkable collection of almost 1400 aphorisms in R. J. Hollingdale's distinguished translation, together with a new historical introduction by Richard Schacht. Subtitled A Book for Free Spirits, Human, All Too Human marked for Nietzsche a new positivism and skepticism with which he challenged his previous metaphysical and psychological assumptions. Nearly all the themes of his later work are displayed here with characteristic perceptiveness and honesty--not to say suspicion and irony--in language of great brio. It remains ... View more info

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Nazi Regalia (Ballantine's Illustrated History of the Violent Century)

By: Pia, Jack

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 1973

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2207351

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing. Spine creased, edges lightly rubbed. 1973 Soft Cover. Unpaginated. Over 100 brilliant four-color photographs. The Nazi Party was everywhere evident; and its protocol was distinguished by its insignia--witness the infinite variety shown here. You will find medals for varying degrees of valour and achievement, medallions to commemorate games and rallies, weapons with subtle distinctions implied by the decoration of half or blade, gorgets, tabs and lanyards to declare rank or regimental fervour. Everyone in any kind of position, civil or military, was recognizable through the descri... 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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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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World's End

By: Sinclair, Upton

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Viking Press: 1943

Edition: 6th Printing

Seller ID: 2269263

Condition: Very Good


6th printing. Lacks jacket. Spine toned, corners a bit rubbed, light penny-sized spot on top edge of rear board. 1943 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 740, [2] pp. 8vo. The first novel in Upton Sinclair's Lanny Budd series. From the acclaimed author of The Jungle: The first in a Pulitzer Prize–winning historical saga about the son of an American arms dealer during WWI. Lanning 'Lanny; Budd spends his first thirteen years in Europe, living at the center of his mother’s glamourous circle of friends on the French Riviera. In 1913, he enters a prestigious Swiss boardin... View more info

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The Moon is Down: A Novel

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Viking Press: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2279356

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Second state. No jacket, spine faintly toned. 1942 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 188 pp. 8vo. Original blue cloth, silver titles. A military novella clearly intended to mirror World War II and the occupation by the Nazis, although in this story the occupying nation remains unnamed. It was written to encourage resistance among the oppressed.The Moon Is Down, a novel by John Steinbeck fashioned for adaptation for the theatre and for which Steinbeck received the Norwegian King Haakon VII Freedom Cross, was published by Viking Press in March 1942. The sto... 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

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The Cambridge History of American Literature, in Three Volumes: Volume I: Colonial and Revolutionary Literature, Early National Literature: Part I; Volume II: Early National Literature: Part II, Later National Literature: Part II; Volume III: Later National Literature: Parts II and III

By: Trent, William Peterfield; Erskine, John; Sherman, Stuart P.; Van Doren, Carl

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Macmillan Company: 1933

Seller ID: 2280932

Condition: Very Good


All three volumes lack jackets, spines of all three volumes faintly toned, spine head and spine base of all three volumes lightly rubbed, minor chip along top edge of pages v-viii of Volume III. 1933 Hard Cover. xvii, 380; x, 430; xiii, 678 pp. Three volume set. Volume I CONTENTS: Book I: Colonial and Revolutionary Literature - Travellers and Explorers, 1583-1763; The Historians, 1607-1783; The Puritan Divines, 1620-1720; Edwards; Philosophers and Divines, 1720-1789; Franklin; Colonial Newspapers and Magazines, 1704-1775; American Political Writing, 1760-1789; The Beginning of Verse, 1610-1808... View more info

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The Family Mark Twain

By: Twain, Mark

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Harper & Brother Publishers: 1935

Seller ID: 2278641

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. Very good. 1935 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xxiv, 1462 pp. The following complete books of Mark Twain are included in this volume: Life on the Mississippi, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, and A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court. The following, each one complete in itself, are taken from the separate volumes of the complete set: Pudd'n-head Wilson; Tom Sawyer Abroad; The Jumping Frog; The Petrified Man; My Bloody Massacre; The Stolen White Elephant; Punch, Brothers, Punch; Speech on the Weather; Eve's Diary; The ... 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

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371 Harmonized Chorales and 69 Chorale Melodies with Figured Bass

By: [Bach, Johann Sebastian]; Riemenschneider, Albert

Price: $12.00

Publisher: G. Schirmer, Inc.: 1941

Seller ID: 2277964

Condition: Good


Spine creased, wrappers lightly toned and lightly rubbed, a few light creases to wrappers, page ridge lightly foxed, ink name on front wrapper and title page, one page of sheet music from O Saviour, Hear Me! laid in. 1941 Large Softcover. xvi, 165 pp. German and English text. The great Baroque master composer Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) wrote music for every combination of instruments and voices. His simplest and purest work are four-part chorale compositions and settings, so perfectly constructed that they evoke meditative spirituality. Figured bass was a Baroque system of notating harm... View more info