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cover of Remembrance of Things Past - Swann's Way, Within a Budding Grove, The Guermantes Way, Cities of the Plain, The Captive, The Fugitive and Time Regained(3 Volume Set in Slipcase)

Remembrance of Things Past - Swann's Way, Within a Budding Grove, The Guermantes Way, Cities of the Plain, The Captive, The Fugitive and Time Regained(3 Volume Set in Slipcase)

by Proust, Marcel; C.K. Scott Moncrieff, Terence Kilmartin and Andreas Mayor(Translators)

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Book Club Edition
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£32.63

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New York: Random House, 1981. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/N/A. A beautiful set of the definitive French Pleiade Edition. In black cloth bindings with silver type and deisgn motifs with black panels. Spines faded and some abrasion to silver stamping on same. Book club indents to bottoms of rear boards. Only first volume appears opened. All have… Read more
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cover of The Stranger

The Stranger

by Camus, Albert

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1960
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First US Edition/8th Printing
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£163.14

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1960. First US Edition/8th Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/N/A. A very nice early copy in tan cloth with brown titling and brown tinted top page ends. Tiny ding to top of front corner with a few minor marks to front cover and front pastedown. Jacket is a brand new high quality facsimile.
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cover of Los Apaches(The Apaches)

Los Apaches(The Apaches)

by Aimard, Gustavo; A.J. Grassi and Ismael Ballestros (Illustrator)

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Published
1973
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint Ediiton
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£40.79

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Buenos Aires: Editorial Acme, 1973. Reprint Ediiton. Hardcover. Good/N/A. From the beloved Collecion Robin Hood. Some chips/nicks to head of spine and light edgewear. Light fading to spine. Some discoloration to inside edges of boards and possibly endpapers from adhesive used and tanning to pages due to poor quality of materials used. #148 In Spanish.
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cover of Cinco Semanas en Globo(Five Weeks in a Balloon)

Cinco Semanas en Globo(Five Weeks in a Balloon)

by Verne, Julio (Jules); Sara Poggi and Pablo A. Pereyra(Illustrator)

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1973
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint Ediiton
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£40.79

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Buenos Aires: Editorial Acme, 1973. Reprint Ediiton. Hardcover. Good/N/A. From the beloved Collecion Robin Hood. Chips, nicks and rubbing to spine ends with rubbing and splits to a couple corners. One inch split to bottom of front spine crease. Some discoloration/spotting to inside edges of boards and possibly endpapers from adhesive used and tanning to pages due to… Read more
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cover of The Stranger

The Stranger

by Camus, Albert

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1960
Condition
Fine
Edition
First US Edition/8th Printing
Item Price
£326.28

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1960. First US Edition/8th Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. A beautiful early copy in brown cloth with brown titling and brown tinted top page ends. Sharp corners, clean interior and tight binding. Unclipped jacket ($3.00) has light wear at spine ends with a few micro-chips at heel and bottom corner of front flap.… Read more
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cover of The Stranger

The Stranger

by Camus, Albert

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1966
Condition
Good
Edition
First US Edition/11th Printing
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£203.93

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1966. First US Edition/11th Printing. Hardcover. Good/Very Good. In brown cloth with brown titling and brown tinted top page ends with a few spots. A very subtle ex-library copy in phenomenal shape. Free endpapers are adhered to pastedowns with very faint library stamp visible through verso of ffep and a small amount… Read more
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cover of The Stranger

The Stranger

by Camus, Albert

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1978
Condition
Fair
Edition
First US Edition/19th Printing
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£122.36

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1978. First US Edition/19th Printing. Hardcover. Fair/Very Good. In beige cloth with brown titling. An ex-library copy with tape shadows to boards, some spotting to same and rubbing through bottom corners. Stamp to top page ends. Tape and/or tape shadows to endpapers with stray spots. Both hinges split with with mull showing, but… Read more
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cover of The Holy Terrors(Les Enfants Terribles)

The Holy Terrors(Les Enfants Terribles)

by Cocteau, Jean and Rosamond Lehmann(Translator)

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1957
Condition
Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
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£48.94

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New York: New Directions, 1957. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Good/Good. In yellow cloth with purple type to spine. Bottom corners dinged with moisture stain to bottom rear corner, foxing and some spots to covers and endpapers. Previous owner's name to ffep. Jacket is unclipped ($3.00) with chipping at spine ends, corners, flap creases and top of… Read more
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cover of Life: A User's Manual

Life: A User's Manual

by Perec, Georges and David Bellos(Translator)

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780879237004
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£48.94

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Boston: David R. Godine, 1987. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. First Printing stated. In dark grey boards with black cloth spine and gilt. Fading to bottom of rear board and both bottom board edges. Clean interior and tight binding. Slight rippling to top edges of about 20 pages. Price-clipped jacket is notoriously of poor quality with… Read more
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cover of Blue Boy

Blue Boy

by Giono, Jean

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Published
1946
Condition
Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
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£29.37

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New York: The Viking Press, 1946. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Good/Fair. In blue cloth with silver type and illustration. Bottom corners dinged with some discoloration to boards, a few dark spots to same and dinged bottom corners. Some tanning to front endpapers and front edge/top corner of first few pages of text block. Jacket is unclipped ($2.75)… Read more
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cover of Mythologies: The Complete Edition, in a New Translation

Mythologies: The Complete Edition, in a New Translation

by Barthes, Roland

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
2012
Condition
Good
Edition
First US Edition Thus/First Printing
ISBN
9780374532345
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£29.37

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New York: Hill & Wang, 2012. First US Edition Thus/First Printing. Hardcover. Good/Good. First American Edition stated with full number line 10-1. Bottom front corner and bottom of spine bumped/split. Some faint moisture staining to bottom page ends going a little into text block. General wear. Jacket is unclipped with light wear and moisture staining to bottom inside… Read more
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cover of Mallarme

Mallarme

by Fowlie, Wallace and Henri Matisse(Illustrator)

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Published
1953
Condition
Fine
Edition
First US Edition/1st Printing
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£40.79

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Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1953. First US Edition/1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good +. A beautiful copy in red cloth with gilt to spine and black tinted top page ends. Jacket is unclipped ($5.00) with tanning to spine and tops of panels. A 1/2 inch tear to top front spine crease and a few spots to bottom of… Read more
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cover of The Diary of Antoine Roquentin: A Novel

The Diary of Antoine Roquentin: A Novel

by Sartre, Jean-Paul

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1950
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First UK Edition/Third Printing
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£48.94

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London: Lohn Lehmann, 1950. First UK Edition/Third Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. In dark green cloth with gilt to spine which is slightly dulled. Tent to top of rear board adjacent spine and foxing to top and bottom page ends with much less to bottom of front page ends. A handful of pencil marks and underlinings towards second half… Read more
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cover of Les Belles Images

Les Belles Images

by De Beauvoir, Simone

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/1st Printing
Item Price
£8.16

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1968. First US Edition/1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good /Good . First American Edition stated. In fuschia cloth with gilt. Small line of moisture to bottom of rear board. Jacket is unclipped ($4.95) with edgewear, scuffing and a few nicks and very small chips. Bottom inside of rear panel and rear flap has some… Read more
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cover of Claudine a l'Ecole

Claudine a l'Ecole

by Colette

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Published
1953
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition Thus/Later Printing
Item Price
£13.05

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Paris: Editions Albin Michel, 1953. First Edition Thus/Later Printing. Paperback. Good/N/A. In wraps. Stated 214e Mille (214,000 copies printed). Some creasing to spine with one inch tear to top of rear spine crease with wear/rubbing at bottom.Book/text block as well has vertical crease. Some edge/corner wear and nicks with foxing to edges of front cover. Pages lightly tanned.… Read more
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cover of Actuelles II: Chroniques 1948-1953

Actuelles II: Chroniques 1948-1953

by Camus, Albert

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1953
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition/First Printing.
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£48.94

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Paris: Gallimard, 1953. First Edition/First Printing.. Paperback. Very Good /N/A. In wraps. No statement of other edition/printing. Faint vertical creasing to spinewith bump at bottom front and three dents to rear spine crease at rear cover. Top rear corner creased. A few spots of foxing to top front cover and a nick at bottom. A handful of pencil… Read more
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cover of La Maison de Claudine

La Maison de Claudine

by Colette

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1949
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition Thus/Later Printing
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£9.79

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Ferenczi, 1949. First Edition Thus/Later Printing. Paperback. Fair/N/A. In wraps. No statement of edition/printing. Some vertical spine creaseswith chips at spine ends and 1 1/4 inch split to bottom front spine crease. A couple short tears and a small chip to top of rear cover and a few marks to front cover. Text block separating from cover at… Read more
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cover of L'Ete (Summer) - Les Essais LXVIII

L'Ete (Summer) - Les Essais LXVIII

by Camus, Albert

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1954
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition/19th Printing
Item Price
£19.58

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Paris: Gallimard, 1954. First Edition/19th Printing. Paperback. Good/N/A. In wraps. Stated 19th Edition denoting printing. Slight lean to spine which has some light vertical creases from reading. 1/4 in tear with chip to bottom rear spine crease and shorter tears /chips to top of same crease and bottom of front spine crease. Crease to top front corner with… Read more
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cover of Alcools- Poemes 1898-1913

Alcools- Poemes 1898-1913

by Apollinaire, Guillaume

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1954
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition Thus/101st Printing.
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£19.58

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Paris: Gallimard, 1954. First Edition Thus/101st Printing.. Paperback. Very Good +/N/A. In wraps. Stated 101st Edition. A very nice copy for the age with a couple faint creases to spine which is lightly tilted. A couple bumps to front edge of spine with one to top front corner of spine as well with nick to other corner of… Read more
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cover of Anecdotiques

Anecdotiques

by Apollinaire, Guillaume

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1926
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition/4th Printing
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£13.05

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Paris: Librairie Stock, 1926. First Edition/4th Printing. Paperback. Fair/N/A. In wraps. Stated 4th Edition denoting printing. Vertical creases to spine with wear and a couple chips to spine ends. Cover is lifting off of spine in places, but still serviceable. Corners worn/creased with short tear to top of front cover which is soiled and stained. Pages are tanned… Read more
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