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THE GOLD COFFIN

By: Móra, Ferenc; Translated from the Hungarian by Eva Rácz

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Budapest, Corvina Press: 1964

Seller ID: H10905

Condition: Good


x, 417p. Endpapers toned, brown spots on top of page edges, back cover toned, jacket has chips and tears to edges. Novel by Hungarian novelist of the last years of the reign of Emperor Diocletian. Includes glossary. (7-1/2"x5-1/4") View more info

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MEN DO NOT WEEP

By: Nichols, Beverley

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & Co.: 1942

Edition: First

Seller ID: H8823

Condition: Good+


307p. Endpapers have acid discoloration along hinge, cover edges worn especially along bottom, price clipped jacket has a 1" creased tear on top back edges with chips and smaller tears to edges. A collection of "nine autobiographical or semi-autobiographical stories, with a long foreword. The foreword traces his own pre-war faith in pacifism, and tells of his missionary labors in the cause of Anglo-German friendship." (8-1/4"x5-7/8") View more info

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PONO NI SUSRET (HIT: BIBLIOTEKA MODERNE LITERATURE, VOL. 153)

By: Orhel, Neven

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Zagreb, Znanje: 1985

Seller ID: H12664

ISBN: 8631301000

Condition: Very good


227p. Jacket edges lightly worn. Text in Croatian. (7-3/4"x4-3/4") View more info

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AFTER SUCH PLEASURES

By: Parker, Dorothy

Price: $145.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1933

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12588

Condition: Good


232p. Cover edges sunned and scraped, jacket spine and edges sunned with chips to edges. A collection of short stories. (8-3/8"x5-1/2") View more info

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KRAJ MANDATA (HIT: BIBLIOTEKA MODERNE LITERATURE, VOL. 144)

By: Pavli i , Pavao

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Zagreb, Znanje: 1984

Seller ID: H12694

Condition: Very good


218p. Jacket edges lightly worn. Text in Croatian. (7-3/4"x4-7/8") View more info

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KRASOPIS (HIT: BIBLIOTEKA MODERNE LITERATURE, VOL. 182)

By: Pavli i , Pavao

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Zagreb, Znanje: 1987

Seller ID: H12663

ISBN: 8631301000

Condition: Very good


227p. Jacket edges lightly worn. Text in Croatian. (7-3/4"x4-7/8") View more info

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DOÑA PERFECTA (MASTER-TALES)

By: Perez Galdos, B.; Translated by Mary J. Serrano with Introduction by W.D. Howells

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1895

Seller ID: H13069

Condition: Very good


[xiv], 319p. Endpapers toned, spine sunned with corners lightly worn. An early work by the 19th century Spanish realist novelist of the arrival of a young radical on a provincial town. Red cloth. (7"x4-5/8") View more info

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ON SHIFTING SANDS: NEW ART AND LITERATURE FROM SOUTH AFRICA

By: Petersen, Kirsten Holst & Anna Rutherford

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Portsmouth, NH, Heinemann: 1992

Seller ID: P5526

ISBN: 0435080709

Condition: Very Good


viii, 180p. Cover corners worn, no creases on spine. B&w illustrations and photographs. (8-5/8"x6") View more info

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Chinese Story and Other Tales

By: Pilnyak, Boris; Translated and with an Introduction and Notes By Vera T. Reck and Michael Green

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Norman, Oklahoma, University of Oklahoma Press: 1988

Seller ID: H5271

ISBN: 0806121343

Condition: Very Good+


308p. Cover corners lightly worn, jacket rubbed with light edge wear. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") View more info

TALES OF MYSTERY AND IMAGINATION

By: Poe, Edgar Allan; with an Introduction By Vincent Starrett

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, Heritage Press: 1969

Seller ID: G1914a

Condition: Very Good+


[xx], 366p. Slip case edges sunned. The Heritage Club Sandglass laid in. 16 b&w plates. (10-1/2"x7") View more info

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IN THE NAME OF THE BEE: THE SIGNIFICANCE OF EMILY DICKINSON

By: Power, Mary James, Sister

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Sheed & Ward: 1943

Edition: First

Seller ID: H9079

Condition: Very Good


[xviii], 138p. Spine cloth torn at top, price clipped jacket has a 4" tear on bottom of front fold and top of front fold has a 1" tear and spine sunned and large chips to top and bottom of spine with a hole on back. 2 b&w photo plates. (7-5/8"x5-1/4") View more info

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SWANN'S WAY

By: Proust, Marcel; Translation by C.K. Scott Moncrieff

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Heritage Press: 1954

Seller ID: H12711

Condition: Very good


[xiv], 441p. Edges of slipcase chipped and worn. The Heritage Club Sandglass, No. XII : 18 laid in. 31 color plates and frontispiece. (11-1/4"x8-1/8") View more info

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SABARIA

By: Rab, Gusztav; Translated from the Hungarian by Florence Ignotus & Anthony Rhodes

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton & Co.: 1964

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12177

Condition: Very good


236p. Clipped jacket has holes on flaps and small chips to edges. Jacket design by Larry Lurin. (8-1/4"x5-1/2") View more info

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AMERICAN WRITERS OF THE PRESENT DAY, 1890-1920

By: Rankin, T.E.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, George Wahr, Publisher: 1920

Edition: 2nd Edition, Revised & Enlarged

Seller ID: H11123

Condition: Good +


186p. Name on flyleaf, cover corners worn. Designed "to keep ourselves in contact with only those books which amid the deluge of publication within the last thirty years are most worth while finding and keeping for companionship..." United States and Canadian writers. Includes bibiography. (7-7/8"x5-1/4") View more info

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PURITANS AND LIBERTINES: ANGLO-FRENCH LITERARY RELATIONS IN THE REFORMATION

By: Richmond, Hugh M.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1981

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12021

ISBN: 0520041798

Condition: Very good


xii, 401p. 1st printing. Brown spots on top page edges, chips on jacket edges. Includes bibliography. 4 leaves of b&w plates. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

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Spenser's Art: A Companion to Book One of the Faerie Queene

By: Rose, Mark

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts, Harvard University Press: 1975

Seller ID: H8555

ISBN: 0674831934

Condition: Very Good


[xii], 159p. 2nd printing. Light damp stain on bottom of title page, brown spot on top page edges, jacket lightly rubbed with a few small chips to bottom edge. Includes selected bibliography. (8-1/2"x5-1/2") View more info

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A NEW APPROACH TO JOYCE: THE PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST AS A GUIDEBOOK (PERSPECTIVES IN CRITICISM, 8)

By: Ryf, Robert S.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1962

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11588

Condition: Very good


211p. Name on front endpaper, cover corners worn, jacket sunned with holes on folds and chips to edges. Includes bibliographic notes. (8-3/4"x5-1/2") View more info

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THE WONDERFUL CLOUDS

By: Sagan, Françoise; Translated from the French by Anne Green

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, E.P. Dutton & Co.: 1962

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12896

Condition: Very good


128p. Jacket soiled with chips and a few tears to edges. Jacket design by Muni Lieblein. (7-1/2"x5-1/8") View more info

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SAINT GENET: ACTOR AND MARTYR

By: Sartre, Jean-Paul; Translated from the French by Bernard Frechtman

Price: $29.00

Publisher: London, W.H. Allen & Co.: 1964

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11950

Condition: Very good


[viii], 625p. Jacket spine sunned with creased tear on top of spine and corners worn. Jacket design by Rupert Smith. (9-5/8"x6-1/2") View more info

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SAGEBRUSH LITERATURE

By: Saunders, John W.

Price: $29.00

Publisher: [Salt Lake City, Utah], Deseret News Press: 1938

Seller ID: H12921

Condition: Very good


342p. Endpapers toned, top page edges have brown spots, cover corners lightly worn. Essays sharing the wisdom learned during a hardscrabble upbringing among the sagebrush desert and hills. (8"x5-5/8") View more info