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Decadence of the Nude & the Laughter of the Gods

by Klossowski, Pierre, Maurice Blanchot, introduction by Alyce Mahon

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Published
2002
ISBN
9781901033625
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London: Black Dog, 2002. Paperback. 205p., bi-lingual texts in English and French, introduction, biographies, bibliographies, illustrated with b&w and color plates, near-fine first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Revisions Series, edited by Sarah Wilson. Klossowski was the older brother of Balthus.
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image of Les Voyages du Sieur de Champlain Xaintongeois, Capitaine ordinaire pour le Roy, en la marine [&c &c]

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Readex Microprint, 1966. Hardcover. Unpaginated preliminaries (two-page foreword), the "Voyages" in photo-facsimile (reproduced well), scattered woodcut illustrations and period maps reproduced throughout: 325, unpaginated table of contents, 52p. appended material from the period, hardbound in the ugly Readex casing, a presentable copy (no markings or soil) that crackles a little as one opens front cover. On close inspection we… Read more
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£8.70
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La Femme Franco-Américaine / The Franco-American Woman

by Quintal, Claire, editor

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Published
1994
ISBN
9781880261026
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£18.13

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Worcester, MA: Institut francais, Assumption College, 1994. Paperback. iii, 216p., wraps, 6x8.75 inches, wraps lightly worn else very good condition. Text in French and English.
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image of La littérature franco-américaine: écrivains et écritures / Franco-American literature: writers and their writings

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Worcester, MA: Institut français Collège de l'Assomption, 1992. Paperback. 185p., wraps, 6x9 inches, very good condition. Text in French and English.
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image of Voiage de Siam, du Pere Bouvet, precede d'une introduction avec une biographie et une bibliographie de son auteur

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Leiden: E.J. Brill, 1963. Hardcover. cxxi, 157p. illustrated with a few period facsimiles on inserted stock, a handsome hardbound with presswork on not-quite alkaline paperstock, hence mild flecks of foxing to top edge and to titlepage. Red cloth boards gilt, 9.5x7.2 inches. Sound and square, completely clean and unmarked except for the spots of foxing, a very good copy.… Read more
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£58.00
image of Atlas de Shanghai: Espaces et représentations de 1849 à nos jours (Collection Asie orientale) (French Language Edition)

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Paris: CNRS Editions, 1999. Paperback. 183 pages, 10.5x7.5 inches, illustrated wraps, illustrated with maps and drawings of Shanghai, very good condition.
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image of Angkor and Cambodia in the Sixteenth Century, According to Portuguese and Spanish Sources. Translated by Michael Smithies

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2006: Orchid Press, Bangkok. Hardcover. First edition of this translation into English, hardcover in 10x7 inch brown boards gilt in the fine color-map dust jacket. Find several more maps, modern monochromes showing the city's water supply &c, one folded. Except that a corner-tip of the folded map is dog-eared, book is simply as new, casebinding and dust jacket both.… Read more
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£21.75
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Diphtongues et lutte de classes [Introduction by] Leandre Bergeron

by Bardin, Desdémone

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Published
1974
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[Montréal]: Éditions québécoises, 1974. Pamphlet. 63p., stapled wraps, 5.25x8 inches, illus., wraps worn and soiled, title page lightly foxed else good condition. Text in French. Includes references to Eldridge Cleaver.
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image of Histoire et description de La Basse Cochinchine (pays de Gia-Dinh) traduites pour la premiere fois, d'apres le texte chinois original, par G. Aubaret, capitaine de fregate. Publiees par ordre de S. Exc. le comte de Chasseloup-Laubat, ministre de la marine et des colonies

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Farnborough UK / Paris: Gregg International Publishers Limited / Imprimerie Imperiale, 1863. Hardcover. Photo-reproduction, very clear with an enormous folded map bound in at the back. Ex-library with a prominently displayed "withdrawn" stamp and a "loan stack" note to copyright page. There are no external numerals or other add-ons, no pockets, and very little sign of use. Front free… Read more
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image of La Moscovie du XVIe Siecle, vue par un ambassadeur occidental Herberstein.  Presentation et traduction de Robert Delort

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Paris: Calmann-Levy, 1965. Paperback. 281p., illustrated from period woodcuts showing Russian soldiers, their weaponry, their horses and how outfitted, Moscow as it were from the air, also outlying regions. Softbound in 8x5.5 inch decorated wraps, mild edgewear to covers and a reader's crease to spine panel, generally sound and entirely clean and unmarked. A good to very good copy… Read more
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Malthus et L'Anarchisme

by James, C.L. [Charles Leigh]; translated by Manuel Devaldès [pseudonym of Ernest-Edmond Lohy]

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Published
1924
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Paris: Groupe de Propagande par la Brochure, 1924. Pamphlet. 29p., stapled wraps, 5x7.25 inches, evenly toned, wraps worn, soiled, and lightly foxed, a few small stains on front wrap, staples rusted else good condition. Text in French. La Brochure Mensuelle Numéro 19, Juillet 1924. French-language version of "Malthus and Anarchism". "A British immigrant, Charles Leigh James… Read more
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La Stagnation de l'Anarchie: Ses Causes, Ses Conséquences (1)

by Trenscoserp [pseudonym of Jules Goirand]

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Published
1929
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Paris: Groupe de Propagande par la Brochure, 1929. 35p., stapled wraps, 5x7.25 inches, evenly browned, leaves badly opened with closed tears at top edges else good condition. Text in French. Only two copies found in OCLC as of 3/2021. La Brochure Mensuelle Numéro 76, Avril 1929. Goirand would go on to fight in the Spanish Civil War.… Read more
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image of Les Naufrages de dieu; Aventures d'un protestant et de ses compagnons exiles en deux iles desertes de l'ocean Indien 1690-1698

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Paris: Phebus, 1995. Paperback. 203p., illustrated solely with the color cover facsimile of a very old map showing the islands in question. Softbound, an 8x5.5 inch paperback entirely in the French language. Structurally a sound pleasant copy, but expect holograph comment (in English) and underlines on pp.13, 14 and back cover, pointing up the possibility of an old and… Read more
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image of Lutte palestinienne: journal de soutien a la lutte du peuple palestinien. No. 4 (Nov. 1969)

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Paris: C. Krouch, 1969. 15p., edgeworn wraps, text in French. Although focused primarily on Palestine, includes articles about other revolutionary movements in the Arab world.
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La Ligne du Progrès et l'Interprétation Marxiste

by Rhillon [pseudonym of Roger Gillot]

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Published
1940
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Brussels: Editions Pensee et Action, 1940. Pamphlet. 7p., wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, evenly browned, leaves unopened, a few small ink stains on front wrap else good condition. Text in French. Rhillon was a French anarchist and contributor to Le Libertaire and other journals.
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image of Race d'ep! Un siècle d'images de l'homosexualité

Race d'ep! Un siècle d'images de l'homosexualité

by Hocquenghem, Guy, avec la collaboration iconographique de Lionel Soukaz

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Published
1979
ISBN
9782862970301
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£108.75

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Paris: Éditions Libres/Hallier, 1979. Paperback. 191p., text in French, illustrated throughout with b&w photos and drawings including explicit and graphic images of hermaphrodite genitalia, trade paperback in slightly worn black pictorial wraps. Collection Illustrations series. Also Hirschfeld, Von Gloeden, Von Kupfer, Nazis etc.
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image of Visiteurs de l'Empire Celeste. Musee national des Arts asiatiques-Guimet, 18 mai - 29 Aout 1994

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Paris: the museum, 1994. Paperback. 211p., vivid color reproductions throughout supplemented with modern diagrammatic maps showing different expeditions, softbound in 10x8 inch frenchfold wraps. Expect a severe vertical crease to front cover with creasing of several adjacent leaves including titlepage, and instances of pencilled comment in three locations: half-title and pages 146, 176. A good reading copy,… Read more
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Le Livre de Pierre

by Ryner, Han [pseudonym of Henri Ner]; illustrated by Gabriel Belot

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Published
1919
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Paris: Revue Littéraire des Primaires Les Humbles, 1919. Pamphlet. 30p., wraps, 5.5x7.5 inches, illus., wraps lightly worn and soiled, colored pencil notation on front wrap else very good second edition. Text in French. One of 1,000 unnumbered copies; smaller numbered limited editions were also published on fine paper. Fiction about a grieving father remembering his dead son.… Read more
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image of La première ambassade du Japon en Europe 1582 - 1592

La première ambassade du Japon en Europe 1582 - 1592

by Pinto, J. A. Abranches

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Published
1942
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Tokyo: Sophia University, 1942. lvi, 268, 13p., hardcover, ex-library with the usual treatments, not too badly worn, a decent reading copy. Monumenta Nipponica Monographs.
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Connaissance du Viêt-nam

by Huard, Pierre; Maurice M Durand

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Published
1954
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Hanoi: Ećole francais d'Extreme-Orient, 1954. 356p., paperbacl; cover has a cup ring, otherwise mildly toned and handled. Overview of Vietnam, its history and culture.
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