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Die Lang Pad Van Stoffel Mathysen

By: Bakkes, Christiaan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Kaapstad, Human & Rousseau: 1998

Seller ID: 9494

ISBN: 0798137800

Condition: Very good


Octavo (21.5cm), pp. 176. Association Copy. Some light corner bumping. Includes gift inscription to naturalist Doug Peacock on half title page from the author. View more info

Tiefer Suden, Die Noble Strasse, Am Ufer des Ruhmes (Plantation Trilogy, German edition)

By: Bristow, Gwen

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Hamburg, Deutsche Hausbücherei: 1955

Seller ID: 4911


German language editions of Bristow's historical romance "Plantation Trilogy," Tiefer Suden (Deep Summer), "Die Noble Strasse" (The Handsome Road) and Am Ufer des Ruhmes" (This Side of Glory). Each volume has clean text and intact, though slightly loose binding. Silk sewn-in ribbon bookmarks show fraying and discoloration.Publisher's stain on top of text blocks. Blue boards with gilt text, show minor bumping and fraying. No jackets. View more info

Un soñador para un pueblo

By: Buero Vallejo, Antonio

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Norton: 1966

Seller ID: 8141


First edition thus. Very good condition. Buero Vallejo's play in its original Spanish, edited for intermediate Spanish language students. Text clean, binding tight. Minor rubbing and wear to covers. 131 pages. View more info

Cours Elementaire d'Anglais Commercial

By: Carroue, P.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Paris, Librairie Armand Colin: 1903

Seller ID: 4045

Condition: Good


Duodecimo (18 cm), pp. 232. Tan boards with black quarter binding. "Elementary Course of Commericial English" with lessons, vocabulary, grammar and lexicon in French and English. Illustrated throughout. Light foxing and a few pages with very light pencil margin notes. Boards show moderate wear, but cover and spine text is unfaded and very readable. No jacket as issued. View more info

Trukese-English Dictionary

By: Goodenough, Ward H. and Hiroshi Sugita

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, American Philosophical Society: 1980

Seller ID: 11871

Condition: Good


Octavo (23cm), pp. 399. Cover has moderate wear. Previous owner has added tabs to mark the alphabet throughout, name on half title page in ink. Front hinge is cracked at cover. View more info

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Nieznon a lekko bytu (The Unbearable Lightness of Being)

By: Kundera, Milan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Aneks: 1984

Seller ID: 17627

ISBN: 0906601150

Condition: Very good


Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 215. First thus, Polish language edition. Light reading wear and minor staining to text block. Kundera's fourth and most celebrated novel, translated from Czech by Agnieszka Holland. View more info

Ecrits et propos sur l'art (Collection Savoir)

By: Matisse, Henri

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hermann: 1978

Seller ID: 2658

ISBN: 270565724X

Condition: Good


Wear to cover, otherwise in very good condition. 365 pgs. View more info

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Moorosi: Morena oa Baphuthi

By: Mosebi Damane

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Moria, Basutoland, Sesuto Book Depot: 1960

Seller ID: 10457

Condition: Very good


Duodecimo (18 cm), pp. 64. Second printing. Cinnamon wraps with stapled binding. Sun damage along spine. A historical novel that translates, "'Moorosi, the King of the Baphuthi,' and tells the story of Moorosi and his dealings with the British." (Encyclopedia Britannica) View more info

La De Bringas

By: Pérez Galdós, Benito

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Buenos Aires, Coleccion Austral: 1954

Edition: Second printing

Seller ID: 8134


Very good condition. Second printing. (Segunda edición). 210 pages plus several pages of bibliography of other books by the same publisher. Tan paper wraps with brown text. Text clean, binding tight. Covers show light wear, crease on spine. Front hinge starting to crack. Browning to edges of text block. View more info

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Sur Les Routes de L'Ouest

By: Perriot, Francoise

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Paris, Le Pre Aux Clercs: 2004

Seller ID: 20254

Condition: Fine


Quarto (26 x 26 cm), pp. 112, [8]. Unknown edition. Pictorial wrappers, color photos and illustrations throughout. In French, includes Visitors' Guide, bibliography and list of relevant internet sites. View more info

En Busca Del Nuevo Mundo

By: Pietri, Arturo Uslar

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Mexico, Fondo de cultura economica: 1969

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 9647

Condition: Very good


Sextodecimo (17cm), pp. 224. Some minor bumping around the edges and at corners. First Edition. View more info

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Bataung Lipale 12

By: Santho, Davidson Mokothu Kekeletso

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Basutoland, Catholic Centre, Mazenod Institute: undated

Seller ID: 10461

Condition: Very good


Duodecimo, (18 cm), pp. 40. Tan and brown wrappers with black lettering, stapled binding. Part of a series of pamphlets put out by the Catholic Church in southern Africa. While undated, former owner (biologist Tom Cox) wrote name and 1965 inside front cover. View more info

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A Vocabulary of the Navaho Language, Vol 2

By: The Franciscan Fathers

Price: $200.00

Publisher: St. Michaels, AZ, The Franciscan Fathers: 1912

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 10509

Condition: Fair


Octavo (24 cm), pp. 212. Brown wrappers with black lettering and "Navajo Indian Mission" logo. String binding, deckle edge. Scarce first edition, unnumbered copy from a limited edition of 325 copies. Translations of Navajo into English. Wrappers have come off book completely are in two pieces. Binding is intact though frail. Pages are clean. The dictionary is credited to the three Franciscan friars who moved to establish the St. Michael's mission in 1898, and off... View more info

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Autobiografie van een Yogi

By: Yogananda, Paramahansa

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Deventer, Netherlands, Ankh-Hermes: 1975

Seller ID: 22983

Condition: Fine


Octavo (24.5 cm), pp. 494. Fourth edition. Blue cloth boards with gilt titling on maroon block on spine. Sixteen plates of black and white photos. Full color 5" x 7" photo of the author tipped in on back board. The Dutch language version of the spiritual classic Autobiography of a Yogi, which detail the life and Kriya yoga teachings of Yogananda in India and the United States. No jacket. View more info