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Eine germanische Fürstentochter: Die Liebe siegt [Zwei Erzählungen]

By: N/A

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Milwaukee, WI, Germania Publishing Co.: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017003

Burgundy cloth, lettered in white. Mild dampstaining to portions of front cover and spine panel, also some surface rubbing to both covers. Slight lean. Internal dampstaining along binding gutter of both endsheets, faint ghosting along binding gutters of some leaves. Text block somewhat toned but otherwise intact. 307 pp. View more info

Gyakorlati Angol Nyelvtan [Glück-Somogyi Gyakorlati angol nyelvtan] [Gyakorlati Nyelvtanok a Pinczer-Tanoncz Szakiranyu Iskolak Szamara]

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Budapest, Hungary, Singer es Wolfner Kiadasa:

Seller ID: 013239

Light brown flexible cloth, lettered in black. Covers soiled, with former owner signatures on front cover and front flyleaf. 124,[2] pp. Interior toned, with occasional light soiling mostly confined to early pages. Undated, ca. early 1900s. Text in Hungarian. View more info

Die Kegelschnitte Gottes: Roman von Sir Galahad [Custom-Bound 1/4 Morocco w/ Hand-Decorated Paper]

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Munich, Germany, Albert Langen: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032770

Custom-bound in burgundy 1/2-morocco leather, decorated (appears hand-painted) paper covered boards, spine panel lettered in gilt with 4 raised bands, gray mottled endsheets. 542,[2] pp. First edition, stated "1. bis 10. Tausend" on main title. Short gift inscription on front blank, dated 1955, otherwise unmarked and essentially as issued. A lovely copy. View more info

Wohltätigkeitsfest im Herzogs. Hof-Theater zu Gotha am Dienstag, den 23. Februar 1897 - Zum Besten der Herzogin Marie-Stiftung

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Gotha, Germany, Friedrich Andreas Perthes: 1897

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 037468

Goldenrod wraps, textured in faux-morocco, illus./decorated in brown, lettered in black. Unpaginated, approx. [72] pp., illus. w/ drawings tinted in brown, text provided by quotations reproduced from hand-lettered manuscripts. Modest wear, covers a bit soiled, scattered light intrernal foxing, minor loss at heel of spine. Text in German. Exceptionally scarce. View more info

Faust: Eine Tragodie von Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Erster Theil. Illustrirt in 50 Compositionen von Alexander Liezen Ornamenten von Rudolf Seitz

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Munich, Germany, Theodor Stroefer's Kunstverlag: 0

Seller ID: 038455

Light brown faux-morocco cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt, black, gray, and burgundy, beveled edges, all text block edges in gilt. Modest shelf wear with cloth rubbed at spine extremities and at least minor exposure at all four corners (a bit more prominent on front corners). Small ink stain on upper front cover. Hinges mostly intact though with a bit of wobble, text binding firm, interior clean beyond two former owners' signatures (dated 1920 and 1940) on upper ... View more info

German Military Dictionary: German-English / English-German

By: N/A

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Mt. Ida, AR, Lancer Militaria: 1989

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 044117

Stiff red wraps, lettered/illus. in white and black. [ii],446 pp. Originally published by the U.S. War Dept., 1944. Very slight rubbing to corners, essentially as issued. View more info

A New English - Chinese Dictionary [Enlarged and Updated]

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: China Books Periodical Inc: 1985

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 044169

Dark blue paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. Light shelf/handling wear. Firm binding, clean interior. 1756 pp. Publication information is in Chinese, but this appears to be a 1999 printing. View more info

Deutsche Welt thu' einmal wegen der Philosophie und Geistlichkeit die Augen auf: oder Beytrage uber mechselseitige Verhaltnisse der Philosophie und Religion, des Staates, der Kirche, der Strafgerechtigkeit und Bildung -- Verbesserung der Geistlichkeit, der offentlichen Verarmung und Verhutung derselben. Zwey Theile. [2 Teile in einem Band]

By: N/A

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Germanien [Manneim, Germany?], Löffler?: 1807

Seller ID: 045109

Marbled paper covered boards. Joints rubbed with surface loss, rubbing with exposure at corners. Chipped with modest loss at spine extremities. Minor surface rubbing. x,279,xi,221,[3] pp. Firm binding. Front endsheets contain former owner's notes in Kurrentschrift, with stamped signature on main title. Interior nicely intact, with occasional toning. No publisher indicated, attributed to Löffler in Mannheim. View more info

Die Grossen der Weltgeschichte [Sammelalbum = Stamp Album]

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dresden, Germany, Eckstein-Halpaus GmbH: 1936

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 045712

Stiff tan wraps, color front cover pastedown illus. 63 pp., printed on rectos only, with 252 mounted color stickers. Front cover shows slight dampstaining along upper fore-edge, light surface rubbing to pastedown. Contents fine. View more info

An tSráid agus Scéalta Eile [An tSraid agus scealta eile] [The Street]

By: Adams, Gerry

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Baile Atha Cliath [Dublin, Ireland], Coisceim: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 036948

Stiff color pictorial wraps. Mere hints of shelf wear, essentially as issued. [xi],138 pp. Text in Irish. View more info

Immanuel Kant: Festschrift zur Zweiten Jahrhundertfeier Seines Geburtstages

By: Albertus-Universitat in Konigsberg

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Germany, Dieterich'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung: 1924

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 045106

SOFTCOVER. Stiff brown wraps lettered in black, deckled text block edges, unopened (uncut) along top edges. Firm, square binding with one light stress crease, minor chip at head of spine. 16,13,40,34,14,21,26,25,36,32,[2] pp., each article separately paginated. View more info

Vart Land en Skildring i Ord och Bild [Vårt land - En skildring i ord och bild]

By: Alden, Gust. A., Wilh. Berg, C. J. Bergman, C. E. Bergstrand, Aug. Bondeson, Aug. Cajanus, G. Djurklou, Anders Flodman, et al.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Stockholm, Sweden, Fahlcrantz & Co.: 1888

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035461

Original tan cloth, illus./decorated in blue, red, and gilt, with sepia and black pastedown illus. on front cover. Mild shelf wear, a bit rubbed at corners and spine extremities, with front cover decoration bright and intact, lightly soiled cloth on rear cover. Original brown cloth hinges intact. Front flyleaf shows several creases and slight fore-edge chipping, text block edges toned by age. Interior generally clean and intact, with some leaves midway through text b... View more info

Dante Alighieri: La Divine Commedia [The Divine Comedy]

By: Alighieri, Dante; C. H. Grandgent (editor)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, New York, Chicago, D. C. Heath and Co.: 1913

Seller ID: 036002

Burgundy cloth, lettered and with silhouette cartouche on front cover in gilt, deckled text block edges. 1913 ptg. Moderate shelf/handling wear, cloth somewhat soiled/darkened, spine panel toned to brown. Cloth along spine extremities is a bit frayed, and corners show at least minor exposure. Former owner's signature on front flyleaf. xxxviii,283,297,296 pp., illus. w/ portrait fronts., 3 schematic plates. Several fore-edges are somewhat ragged from having been ope... View more info

Das Märchen meines Lebens ohne Dichtung. Eine Skizze.

By: Andersen, Hans Christian; Prof. Dr. Michael Birkenbihl (editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Berlin, Germany, Verlagen Bruno Cassirer: 1919

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 037474

Rust cloth, lettered/decorated in gilt. Minor shelf wear, slight binding lean. Text block edges foxed, top edge somewhat dulled by age. 308 pp. Former owner's book plate mounted inside front cover. Endsheets mildly foxed. Zweite Auflage. Text in German. View more info

Mayerling: Roman

By: Anet, Claude; Georg Schwarz (transl.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Leipzig and Wien, E. P. Tal & Co.: 1930

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 017764

Light green cloth, lettered and with front panel device in gilt. 240 pp., illus. w/ 17 b&w plates. Appears to be 2nd printing (6.-10. Tausend) of the first German translation. Corners slightly bumped; slightly tanned along edges, text block edges slightly soiled. Dust jacket moderately soiled, chipped with loss at spine extremities and slight loss at corners, now in mylar. Gift inscription in German, dated Christmas 1931, on front flyleaf, accompanied by an original b&w ... View more info

Orlando Furioso di Messer Ludovico Ariosto / secondo l'edizione del MDXXXII per cura di Ottavio Morali

By: Ariosto, Ludovico

Price: $325.00

Publisher: Milan, Italy, Giovanni Pirotta: 1818

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 012195

Rebound in brown buckram with spine panel lettered in gilt. xxxvi,547,[1] pp., illus. w/ frontis. engraving of author, printed in double column type. The fore-edge margins of the Preface show dampstaining, generally light (ranging to moderate on several leaves), with slight dampstaining affecting only the first several leaves of the text proper, not impinging onto any text. Approx. 9 1/2" x 13". Excepting the initial dampstaining, the text block is clean and brig... View more info

Dei Veri Precetti Della Pittura di Gio. Batista Aremenio da Faenza. Libri Tre.

By: Armenio, Gio. Batista da Faenza

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Pisa, Italy, Presso Niccolo Capurro: 1833

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030249

Bound in 1/4 vellum, marbled paper covered boards. Some rubbing to edges, surface rubbing to both boards. Vellum spine panel soiled, hand-written title faded. xxx,268 pp. Interior fully intact, binding firm; slight scattered internal foxing, a minor cosmetic issue. Text in Italian. View more info

Oswald Spenglers Bedeutung für die Gegenwart: Ein bisher uneröffnetes Vermächtnis

By: Baltzer, Armin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Neheim-Husten, Germany, Verlag fur Kulturwissenschaften E. Nicklaus: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 037465

Brown cloth, lettered in gold foil. Slightly foxed text block edges, otherwise virtually as issued. 228 pp. Text in German. View more info

Histoire de la littérature française illustrée. publiée sous la direction de MM. Joseph Bédier et Paul Hazard [Vol. I + II, Complete]

By: Bedier, Joseph, and Paul Hazard

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Paris, France, Librairie Larousse: 1923

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 044606

Complete in two (2) volumes, uniformly bound in dark green leather, covers decorated in blind and lettered in gilt. Published 1923-24. Spines of both volumes toned to brown, with modest rubbing to extremities, overall light shelf wear. Firm binding, intact hinges, clean interiors (though a bit toned). [iii],322 + [iii],348 pp., well illus. throughout. Text in French. View more info

Der mittelalterliche Baubetrieb nordlich der Alpen in zeitgenossischen Darstellungen

By: Binding, Gunther, and Norbert Nussbaum

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Darmstadt, Germany, Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 038442

Orange paper covered boards, lettered in black. Top front corner very slightly bumped, otherwise essentially as issued. viii,280 pp., 32 b&w plates at rear. View more info

Poésies en Patois du Dauphiné. Grenoblo Malhérou par blanc dit la goutte. Dessins de D. Rahoult, Gravures de E. Dardelet. Préface par George Sand. . Poésies en Patois du Dauphine. Copie de la Lettre par blanc dit la goutte.

By: Blanc, Francois (1662-1742); George Sand (pref.); Diodorus Rahoult and Etienne Dardelet (illus.)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Grenoble, France, Editions Dardelet: 1966

Edition: Facsimile Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 017888

Full natural linen, with gilt-stamped device on front cover. Very slightly foxed text block edges, barely worth a mention, otherwise as issued. Folio, approx. 12 3/4" x 9 7/8". Facsimile reprint of the editions of 1860, 1864. ix,135,21 pp. "Cet ouvrage qui reproduit exactement les gravures et la typographie de l’époque 1860, date à laquelle parut la première édition illustrée par D. Rahoult et E. Dardelet, a été achevé d’imprimer en mai 1966 sur l... View more info

Abendländische Miniaturen bis zum Ausgang der romanischen Zeit [Tabulae in Usum Scholarum 10]

By: Boeckler, Albert

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Berlin and Leipzig, Germany, Verlag von Watler de Gruyter and Co.: 1930

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 038421

Tan cloth, lettered in black. Ex-library copy, typically marked/stamped but did not circulate and thus shows minimal actual wear. ix,106 pp. + 106 b&w plates at rear. Firm binding, clean interior beyond ex-libris stamps and slight foxing to a few of the later plates. Text in German. View more info

Mutter Courage und Ihre Kinder [Berliner Ensemble 68]

By: Brecht, Bertolt; Berliner Ensemble

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Berlin, Germany, Druckpunkt: 2005

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 031001

Black stiff wraps, lettered in white, perfect-bound. Light handling wear. Square, uncreased binding. 128 pp., fully illus. with color photographs. Program for the Berliner Ensemble production, with full text, showing all editorial changes to Brecht's original text. Accompanied by promotional insert for the premiere, 26 Nov. 2005. Text in German. Very scarce. View more info

An Anglo-Saxon Reader . . . and an Outline of Anglo-Saxon Grammar [Fourth Edition]

By: Bright, James W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Co.: 1917

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 041782

Brown cloth, lettered in gilt. Moderate shelf wear, covers a bit darkened/soiled with a few light scratches to front cover, rubbed spine extremities, toned text block edges. Firm binding. Notations on both flyleaves, scattered internal notations, ink stain along a portion of top edge of final 30 pages. lxxix,385 pp. This copy has seen its share of classroom use but is still intact and useful. View more info

Hilabraht: Das Hildebrandlied - Faksimile der Kasseler Handschrift, mit einer Einfuhrung

By: Broszinsky, Hartmut (editor, essay); Dr. Franz Neumann (fwd.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Kassel, Germany, Johannes Stauda Verlag/KS Kasseler Semesterbucher: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034527

Tan paper covered boards, lettered in brown. Very slightly rubbed corners and spine extremities, essentially as issued. [28] pp., illus. w/ 2 plates reproducing the manuscript. Text includes transcription and translations into German, English, French, Spanish, and Russian, with additional essay in German. View more info