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Memory of Fire (3 volume set: Genesis, Face and Masks, Century of the Wind)

By Galeano, Eduardo (Belfrage, transl.)

London: Quartet. VG/VG and better. (see notes). 1985. 1st Eng. hardcovers. 8vo 293,276,301pp . NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY, but we will ship the set media mail at the single book price. Vol. 1: Tad of foxing end papers, mild interior dampline inside DJ at bottom with a bit of bleeding. Vol. 2: Bit of foxing end papers, interior dampline bottom edge, with a bit of bleeding. Vol. 3: Tad of foxing, interior dampline bottom edge with a bit of bleeding, some toning to paper of page margins. The damplines are not visible on the outside. All prices present, all DJs in mylar, all spines square. .

$125.00

Touba and the Meaning of Night

By Parsipur, Shahruush (transl. by Houshmand abd Talattof)

NY: Feminist Press. VG-/VG- (see notes). 2006. 1st US. hardcover. 8vo . 367pp . Spine cocked some, bit of bleeding bottom spine area onto rear of DJ. Good reading copy. .

$6.00

Useless Memoirs

By Gozzi, Carlo (Symonds, transl.)

London: Oxford U. Press. VG/VG- (see notes). 1962. hardcover. hardcover. 12mo . 285pp . P O name and date. Some fading to DJ spine, and prev owner has traced over the autjhor and title in pen. .

$12.00

The Trilogy: With Fire and Sword; The Deluge; Fire in the Steppe. All 3 volumes are 1st printings THUS

By Sienkiewicz, Henryk (transl. Kuniczak)

NY: Copernicus Society/Hippocren. VG+/VG+ (on average. 1st book more like VG/VG, v.3 Near Fine/NF. 1991. 1st THUS. hardcover. 8vo . 2770pp . NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY--SET. All 3 volumes have some concavity to spines. Prices present, no names. Fire in the Steppe published in 1992. .

$150.00

The Little Saint

By Simenon, Georges (Frechtman, trans.)

NY: HBW. VG+/VG- (see notes). 1965. 1st US. hardcover. 12mo . 186pp . 1/2" interior tear, bit of edgewear and rubbing to price-clipped DJ. .

$25.00

Sunday; The Little Man from Archangel (Two novels)

By Simenon, Georges (Ryan, trans.)

NY: HBW. VG+/VG (see notes). 1966. 1st US. hardcover. 12mo . 267pp . 1/4" chip bottom spine of DJ, 1/4" tear, bit of edgewear. .

$50.00

The Premier; The Train. Two new novels

By Simenon, Georges (Woodward and Baldick, transl.)

NY: HBW. VG/VG (see notes). 1966. 1st US. hardcover. 12mo . 248ppp . Spine cocked a little. Light wear to DJ. .

$10.00

The Long Distance Patrol

By Rintala, Paavo (transl. M. Michael)

London: Allen and Unwin. VG/VG- (see notes). 1967. 1st English. hardcover. 12mo . 184pp . Couple 1/4" tears, some edgewear to DJ. A novel of the behind enemy lines Finnish fighters against the Russians. Scarce. .

$75.00

Der Chevalier von Geldern

By Heymann, Fritz

Koln (Cologne): Joseph Melzer. VG/VG. 1963. hardcover. hardcover. 8vo . 480pp . Bit of foxing to edges. Several 1/4" tears and some edgewear to DJ. .

$15.00

Les Pastorales de Longus ou Daphnis et Chloe

By Courier, Paul-Louis

Paris: Piazza. Good+ (see notes). 1925. later ptg. hardcover. 8vo . 129pp . #498 of the limited edition, 3/4 leather. 1/2" loss of leather top spine, splitting along bottom corner, edgewear. French text. .

$20.00

Die Thomas-Mann-Literatur Band I Bibliographie de Kritik 1896-1955

By Jonas, Klaus W.

Berlin: Erich Schmidt. VG/VG+ (see notes). 1972. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 458pp . P O name, date. Bit of mottling to cloth, but a very decent copy overall. .

$25.00

The Lead Soldiers

By Orlev, Uri

NY: Taplinger. VG/VG (see notes). 1979. 2nd US ptg. hardcover. 12mo . 234pp . Dent to bottom rear edge (likely book was dropped). 1/2" tear to DJ. .

$12.00

Fire in the Steppe
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Fire in the Steppe

By Sienkiewicz, Henryk (transl. Kuniczak)

NY: Hippocrene. Near Fine/Near Fine. 1992. 1st thus. hardcover. 8vo . 717pp . Nice copy. .

$35.00

Gertrude

By Hesse, Hermann

NY: Farrar Straus Giroux. VG/VG-. 1969. 1st US. hardcover. 8vo . 237pp . Spine a little cocked. Couple 1/2" and a 3/4" tear to deep price-clipped DJ. .

$12.00

Rilke: A Life

By Leppmann, Wolfgang (Stockman, transl.)

NY: Fromm International. VG-/Good Only (see notes). 1984. 1st US. hardcover. 8vo . 421pp . Slight bow to cover, and some sunning along edges of cloth. DJ has dampline heel of spine, a number of creased tears, edgewear. Notmally try to avoid marginal condition books like this, but Rilke is just so great.... .

$12.00

A Shtetl and Other Yiddish Novellas

By Wisse, Ruth R. (ed.)

NY: Behrman. VG+/VG. 1973. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 364pp . 1/4" tears and some rubbing to price-clipped DJ. .

$65.00

Tent of Miracles

By Amado, Jorge (Shelby, transl.)

NY: Knopf. VG/VG. 1971. 1st US. hardcover. 8vo . 380pp . P O name, slight cant to spine. Some wear to DJ, but no significant chips or tears, price present. .

$20.00

The Faculty of Useless Knowledge
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The Faculty of Useless Knowledge

By Dombrovsky, Yury (transl. Myers)

London: Harvill. VG+/VG+. 1996. 1st Eng. hardcover. 8vo . 533pp . Some soiling to edges off book. Light wear to DJ. .

$35.00

The Castle of Fratta

By Nievo, Ippolito (Edwards, transl.)

Boston: HMCo. VG/Good only. 1958. 1st THUS. hardcover. 8vo . 589pp . Some spotting top edge, slight cock to spine. DJ has 1/4" deep chip across 3" top, other shallow chips, interior tape repairs. First English language translation of this Italian classic. .

$15.00

Cuore: A Book for Boys

By De Amicis, Edmondo

NY: Crowell. VG, NO dj. 1895. reprint. hardcover. 12mo . 326pp . Slight cock to spine, bit of wear to extremities. .

$10.00

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