Tremor: Selected Poems by Adam Zagajewski (Inscribed)

Tremor:  Selected=Author Name: ZAGAJEWSKI, Adam.

Title: Tremor: Selected Poems.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Publisher: NY: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1985

With a preface by Czeslaw Milosz. Translated from the Polish by Renata Gorczynski. First American edition. INSCRIBED by the author. Near fine in a near fine (light age toning to flaps) dust jacket.

Price = 150.00 USD

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1st American Edition of Jean Larteguy’s “Praetorians”

Praetorians.Author Name: LARTEGUY, Jean.

Title: Praetorians.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Publisher: NY: Dutton, 1963

Translated from the French by Xan Fielding. First American edition. Very good in a very good (minor edge wear, sun faded along the spine) dust jacket.; 352 pages

Price = 195.00 USD


Other titles by Jean Larteguy:

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1 LARTEGUY, Jean. Bronze Drums.
NY Knopf 1967 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Translated from the French by Xan Fielding. First American edition. Near fine in a near fine (tiny closed edge tear at the top of the rear panel) dust jacket.
Price: 75.00 USD
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2 LARTEGUY, Jean. Bronze Drums.
NY: Knopf, 1967 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Translated from the French by Xan Fielding. First American edition. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket. A bright, clean, and well preserved copy. ; 420 pages
Price: 75.00 USD
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3 LARTEGUY, Jean. Les Chimeres Noires.
Paris Presses de la Cite 1963 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Text is in French. Near fine in a near fine (trace edge wear, light vertical crease to front flap) dust jacket.
Price: 35.00 USD
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4 LARTEGUY, Jean. Les Tambours de Bronze.
Paris Presses de la Cite 1965 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Text is in French. Near fine in a very good (minor edge wear) dust jacket.
Price: 35.00 USD
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View Image 5 LARTEGUY, Jean. Praetorians.
NY: Dutton, 1963 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Translated from the French by Xan Fielding. First American edition. Very good in a very good (minor edge wear, sun faded along the spine) dust jacket.; 352 pages
Price: 195.00 USD
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6 LARTEGUY, Jean. Sauveterre.
Paris: Presses de la Cite, 1966 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Text is in French. First edition thus. Gift inscription on front endpaper, else near fine in a near fine dust jacket.
Price: 15.00 USD
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7 LARTEGUY, Jean. Walls of Israel.
NY Evans 1969 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Foreword by Moshe Dayan. Translated from the French by Ormandie de Kay, Jr. First American edition. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket.
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 LARTEGUY, Jean. Yellow Fever.
NY Dutton 1965 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
The author’s third book. Translated from the French by Xan Fielding. First American edition. Very good in a very good (minor shelf wear, a touch of sun fading along spine) dust jacket.
Price: 85.00 USD
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Featured Hermann Hesse Titles (1st Ed., Demian, Reflections & Siddhartha)

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1 HESSE, Hermann and MANN, Thomas. Hesse / Mann Letters: The Correspondence of Hermann Hesse and Thomas Mann, 1910-1955.
NY: Harper & Row, 1975 0060106425 / 9780060106423 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edited by Anni Carlsson and Volker Michels. Translated from the German by Ralph Manheim. First printing. Very good in a very good (edge worn and age toned) dust jacket.
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 HESSE, Hermann. Autobiographical Writings.
NY Farrar, Straus and Giroux 1973 0374107335 / 9780374107338 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edited, and with an introduction, by Theodore Ziolkowski. Translated from the German by Denver Lindley. Second printing thus. Near fine in a near fine (trace age toning to edges, corner crease to rear flap) dust jacket.
Price: 18.00 USD
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3 HESSE, Hermann. Autobiographical Writings.
NY Farrar, Straus and Giroux 1972 0374107335 / 9780374107338 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edited, and with an introduction, by Theodore Ziolkowski. Translated from the German by Denver Lindley. First printing thus. Near fine in a near fine (tiny chip in upper corner of rear panel, light vertical crease to front flap) dust jacket.
Price: 20.00 USD
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4 HESSE, Hermann. Autobiographical Writings.
NY Farrar, Straus and Giroux 1972 037410733 5 / 9780374107338 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edited, and with an introduction, by Theodore Ziolkowski. Translated from the German by Denver Lindley. First printing thus. Brief gift inscription on front free endpaper, else near fine in a near fine, price clipped dust jacket.
Price: 20.00 USD
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View Image 5 HESSE, Hermann. Demian: The Story of Emil Sinclair’s Youth.
NY: Harper & Row, 1965 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Introduction by Thomas Mann. Translated from the German by Michael Roloff and Michael Lebeck. First edition thus. Very good in a very good (age toning along the spine and edges) dust jacket. ; 174 pages
Price: 95.00 USD
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6 HESSE, Hermann. Der Steppenwolf.
Frankfurt: Suhrkamp Verlag, 1961 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Text is in German. A later printing. Brief gift inscription on front free endpaper, else very good in a very good (minor edge wear) dust jacket.
Price: 20.00 USD
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7 HESSE, Hermann. Gertrude.
NY: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1969 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Translated from the German by Hilda Rosner. First printing. Offsetting to paste-downs, else very good in a very good (one short closed edge tear) dust jacket.
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 HESSE, Hermann. Glass Bead Game (Magister Ludi).
NY: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1969 0030818516 / 9780030818516 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Translated from the German by Richard and Clara Winston. First edition thus. Gift inscription on front free endpaper, else very good in a very good (minor shelf wear, one small chip) dust jacket.
Price: 40.00 USD
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9 HESSE, Hermann. Knulp: Three Tales from the Life of Knulp.
NY Farrar, Straus and Giroux 1971 0374182167 / 9780374182168 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Translated from the German by Ralph Manheim. First edition thus. Upper corner of front board slightly bumped, else fine in a near fine (light vertical crease to front flap) dust jacket. A clean, attractive copy.
Price: 150.00 USD
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View Image 10 HESSE, Hermann. Reflections.
NY Farrar, Straus and Giroux 1974 0374248591 / 9780374248598 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Selected from his books and letters by Volker Michels. Translated from the German by Ralph Manheim. First edition. Hint of foxing to fore edge, else near fine in a near fine (one light corner crease to each flap) dust jacket.
Price: 50.00 USD
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11 HESSE, Hermann. Reflections.
NY Farrar, Straus and Giroux 1974 0374248591 / 9780374248598 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Selected from his books and letters by Volker Michels. Translated from the German by Ralph Manheim. First edition. About fine in a near fine, price clipped dust jacket.
Price: 45.00 USD
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12 HESSE, Hermann. Rosshalde.
NY Farrar, Straus and Giroux 1970 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Translated from the German by Ralph Manheim. First printing thus. Very good in a very good (considerable amount of rubbing on both panels) dust jacket.
Price: 15.00 USD
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13 HESSE, Hermann. Rosshalde.
NY Farrar, Straus and Giroux 1970 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Translated from the German by Ralph Manheim. First printing thus. Very good in a very good dust jacket.
Price: 25.00 USD
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14 HESSE, Hermann. Siddhartha.
Frankfurt: Suhrkamp Verlag, 1964 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Text is in German. A later printing. Previous owner’s name on front paste-down, else near fine in a near fine dust jacket.
Price: 20.00 USD
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15 HESSE, Hermann. Siddhartha.
NY: New Directions, 1951 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket
Part of The New Classics Series. Translated from the German by Hilda Rosner. First American edition. Very good in a good second issue (surface and edge worn with a few small chips, large chip at the crown of the spine extending to the upper corner of the rear panel, lower corner of front flap is clipped – upper corner retains the $1.75 price) dust jacket. Dust jacket design by Alvin Lustig.
Price: 200.00 USD
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View Image 16 HESSE, Hermann. Siddhartha.
NY: New Directions, 1951 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket
Number 34 in The New Classics Series. Translated from the German by Hilda Rosner. First American edition. Very good in a very good second issue (minor edge wear, a bit faded along the spine) dust jacket with the $1.75 price in the lower corner of the front flap. Dust jacket design by Alvin Lustig. ; 153 pages
Price: 200.00 USD
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Featured Russian Literature


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Master and Margarita.Author Name: BULGAKOV, Mikhail.

Title: Master and Margarita.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Publisher: NY: Harper & Row, 1967

Translated from the Russian by Michael Glenny. First edition thus. Small rectangle cut out of front free endpaper, where the previous owner’s name had been, else very good in a very good or better dust jacket.

Price = 200.00 USD

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FEATURED SIGNED/INSCRIBED TITLES

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1 DOSTOEVSKY, Feodor. Raw Youth (two volumes).
Verona Limited Editions Club 1974 Hardcover Near Fine
Complete in two volumes. Translated from the Russian by Constance Garnett. Introduction by Konstantin Mochulsky. Illustrated with wood engravings by Fritz Eichenberg. This copy is number 22 of a limited edition of 2,000 copies. SIGNED by the illustrator. Both volumes are fine in a near fine slipcase.
Price: 100.00 USD
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2 MURAVIN, Victor. Diary of Vikenty Angarov.
NY: Newsweek Books, 1978 0882252542 / 9780882252544 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Translated from the Russian by Alan Thomas. First edition. INSCRIBED by the author, with a hand-written note by the author laid in. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket.
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 NABOKOV, Vladimir. Nabokov’s Butterflies: Unpublished and Uncollected Writings.
Boston Beacon Press 2000 0807085421 / 9780807085424 Hardcover As New
Edited and annotated by Brian Boyd and Robert Michael Pyle. New translation from the Russian by Dmitri Nabokov. Limited edition (250 copies). Numbered and SIGNED by Brian Boyd, Robert Micheal Pyle, and Dmitri Nabokov. As new in like slipcase. Still in publisher’s shrink-wrap.
Price: 400.00 USD
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4 PUSHKIN, Alexander. Captain’s Daughter & Other Stories.
Westerham Limited Editions Club 1971 Hardcover Near Fine
Introduction by Kathryn Feuer. Illustrated by Charles Mozley. This copy is number 22 of a limited edition of 1,500 copies. SIGNED by the illustrator. A few small spots of soiling along the spine, else near fine in a near fine slipcase.
Price: 60.00 USD
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5 SOLOGUB, Fedor. Kiss of the Unborn and Other Stories.
Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1977 0870492020 / 9780870492020 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Translated from the Russian and with an introduction by Murl G. Barker. First edition thus. INSCRIBED by the translator. Remainder spray on top edge, else near fine in a near fine dust jacket.
Price: 30.00 USD

“Faith and the Future” by Pope Benedict XVI

Faith and the Future.Author Name: RATZINGER, Joseph (Pope Benedict XVI).

 

Title: Faith and the Future.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Publisher: Chicago: Franciscan Herald Press, 1971

Translated from the German by Ronald Walls. First edition. Very good in a very good, price clipped dust jacket.

Price = 100.00 USD

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All For a Crown by Alexandre Dumas (French Literature in Translation)

All for a Crown; or, The Only Love of King Henry the Eighth (Catherine Howard).Author Name: DUMAS, Alexandre.

Title: All for a Crown; or, The Only Love of King Henry the Eighth (Catherine Howard).

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Publisher: NY: Street & Smith, 1902

Translated from the French by Henry L. Williams. First edition thus. Octavo, bound in green buckram, gilt lettering and decoration, top edge gilt. Previous owner’s name and date (1904) on front paste-down, some very light edge wear, else very good or better. Binding is solid. No dust jacket. An attractive, well preserved copy.; 276 pages

Price = 100.00 USD Add to Shopping Cart

Their Island Home: The Later Adventures of the Swiss Family Robinson (Jules Verne)

Their Island Home:  The Later Adventures of the Swiss Family Robinson.Author Name: VERNE, Jules.

Title: Their Island Home: The Later Adventures of the Swiss Family Robinson.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Publisher: NY Grosset & Dunlap

Translated from the French by Cranston Metcalfe. A reprint of the 1924 G. Howard Watt edition. Half title page has been removed, else near fine in a very good (minor edge wear and fading) dust jacket.

CHILDREN’S French Literature Literature In Translation

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Cecil Saint-Laurent: The Affairs of Caroline Cherie (French Literature in Translation)

Affairs of Caroline Cherie.Author Name: SAINT-LAURENT, Cecil.

Title: Affairs of Caroline Cherie.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Publisher: NY: Crown Publishers, 1954

Translated from the French by Coburn Gilman. First American edition. Near fine in a near fine (light dust soiling) dust jacket.; 218 pages

Price = 100.00 USD

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Hermann Hesse: Siddhartha (First American Edition)

Siddhartha.Author Name: HESSE, Hermann.

Title: Siddhartha.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket
Publisher: NY: New Directions, 1951

Number 34 in The New Classics Series. Translated from the German by Hilda Rosner. First American edition. Very good in a very good second issue (minor edge wear, a bit faded along the spine) dust jacket with the $1.75 price in the lower corner of the front flap. Dust jacket design by Alvin Lustig. ; 153 pages

Price = 200.00 USD

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