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The Gold Collection, 40 Chansons d'Or

by Piaf, Edith

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Music CD. Proper/Retro: #R2CD-40-36. Two CD set with 20 tracks on each. The songs are from 1936 through 1945 but do not include her most popular ones which were written and recorded later. Fine set with a slip-case.
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France on the Brink

by Fenby, Jonathan

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Published
1999
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Near Fine
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9781559704885
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First edition. 8vo. Two-tone boards. Pp. xiv, 450. Bibliography. Index. Near fine copy in dj.
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Resistance and Betrayal

by [Moulin, Jean], Patrick Marnham

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Published
2000
Condition
Fine
Edition
First U. S. edition
ISBN
9780375506086
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First U. S. edition. 8vo. Two-tone boards. Pp. xviii, 300. Illustrated: (16) pp. of plates. Maps. Index. Fine copy in dj.
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Terror's Advocate

by Schroeder, Barbet [Director]

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Published
2007
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Fine copy
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Magnolia Home Entertainment, 2007. DVD Movie. Fine copy/fine. DVD Documentary. 137 minutes. Widescreen format. In French with optional English subtitles. A remarkable documentary about the French lawyer, Jacques Verges, who defended Klaus Barbie, the brutal head of the Lyon Gestapo responsible for the death of Jean Moulin..
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A Savage War of Peace, Algeria 1954-1962

by Horne, Alistair

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Published
1978
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Very good with slight fading to edges of covers, a bump on one one bottom edge, and the ownership signature on first free end-pa
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First edition
ISBN
9780670619641
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$36.00

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New York: The Viking Press, 1978. First edition. Hardcover. Very good with slight fading to edges of covers, a bump on one one bottom edge, and the ownership signature on first free end-paper/fine. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. 604, (iv). Illustrated: (16) pp. of plates. Chronology. Checklist. Reference Notes. Index
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The End of Eddy

by Louis, Edouard

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Published
2017
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Fine copy
Edition
First American edition
ISBN
9780374266653
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New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2017. First American edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. (x), 192, (vi). Originally published as En finir avec Eddy Bellegueule (Editions du Seuil. Paris: 2014). Translated from the French by Michael Lucey.
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Outwitting the Gestapo

by Aubrac, Lucie

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Published
1993
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Fine copy
Edition
First edition thus
ISBN
9780803210295
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Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1993. First edition thus. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. xxii, 236. Illustrated: (6) pp. of plates. Originally published as Ils partiront dans l'ivresse by Editions du Seuil: 1984. Translated by Konrad Bieber with the assistance of Betsy Wing. Introduction by Margaret Collins Weitz.
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Avoiding Armageddon, From the Great War to the Fall of France, 1918-40

by Black, Jeremy

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Published
2012
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9781441157133
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London: Bloomsbury, 2012. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. xxii, 304, (ii). Notes. Selected Further Reading. Index.
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Fighters in the Shaows, A New History of the French Resistance

by Gildea, Robert

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Published
2015
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Fine copy
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780571280346
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London: Faber & Faber, 2015. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. xiv, 594. Maps. Illustrated: (8) pp. of plates. List of Abbreviations. Cast List. Notes. Bibliography. Index.
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The Collaborator, The Trial & Execution of Robert Brasillach

by [Brasillach, Robert], Alice Kaplan

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Published
2000
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780226424149
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Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 2000. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. xvi, 308, (iv). Notes. Index. The trial of Robert Brasillach was—and remains—a cause célèbre in France. He was charged not for what he did during the German Occupation but for what he wrote. Yet by all accounts Brasillach was a… Read more
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The Spy Who Loved, The Secrets and Lives of Christine Granville, Britain's First Female Special Agent of the Second World War

by [Granville, Christine], Clare Mulley

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Published
2012
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
First published, later imprint
ISBN
9780230759510
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London: Macmillan, 2012. First published, later imprint. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. xx, 426, (ii). Appendices. Notes. Select Bibliography. Index.
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French Posters

by Alston, Isabella and Kathryn Dixon

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Published
2014
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9781844063369
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$12.00

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Charlotte: TAJ Books International, 2014. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. Small 4to. Pictorial boards. Pp. 96. Illustrated. Index.
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An Uncertain Hour, The French, the Germans, the Jews, the Klaus Barbie Trial, and the City of Lyon, 1940-1945

by Morgan, Ted [pseud. of Comte St. Charles Armand Gabriel de Gramont]

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Published
1990
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Fine copy
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780877959892
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New York: Arbor House/William Morrow, 1990. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. 416. Maps on end-papers. Notes. Index.
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A Gift from Brittany, A Memoir of Love and Loss in the French Countryside

by Price, Marjorie

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Published
2008
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
First printing
ISBN
9781592403509
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New York: Gotham Books, 2008. First printing. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Two-tone boards. Pp. (vi), 250. Illustrated: frontispiece.
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La Douleur

by Duras, Marguerite

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Published
1986
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Previous owner's inscription on first free end-paper, else near fine copy
Edition
First U.K. edition
ISBN
9780002230650
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London: Collins, 1986. First U.K. edition. Hardcover. Previous owner's inscription on first free end-paper, else near fine copy/near fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. (vi), 184, (ii), Translated from the French by Barbara Bray. Originally published in France by P.O.L. in 1985.
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Country Kitchens

by Dannenberg, Linda

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Published
2008
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Fine copy
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780307352729
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New York: Clarkson Potter/Publishers, 2008. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. Small 4to. Boards. Pp. 224. Illustrated. Source Guide. Index.
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The Courtesans, The Demi-monde in Nineteenth-Century France

by Richardson, Joanna

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Published
2004
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Fine copy
Edition
Later edition
ISBN
9780785818298
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Edison: Castle Books, 2004. Later edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. x, 178, (iv). Illustrated: (16) pp. of plates. Notes. Checklist. Index. First published in 1967 in Britain.
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Paris in the Fifties

by Karnow, Stanley

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Published
1997
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Fine copy
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780812927818
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New York: Random House/Times Books, 1997. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. xiv, 354. Index.
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Collaboration and Resistance, French Literary Life Under the Nazi Occupation

by Corpet, Olivier, Claire Paulhan

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Published
2009
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Fine copy
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780981969008
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New York: Five Ties Publishing, 2009. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. Small 4to. Pp. 448. Illustrated. Bibliography. Index. A most interesting book filled with photographs and reproduced documents related to the French experience under the German occupation. Included for instance is a photograph of Robert Anthelme who was the husband of the author who wrote under the name… Read more
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Understanding the French

by Paul, Elliot

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Published
1955
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Near fine copy
Edition
First edition
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New York: Random House, 1955. First edition. Hardcover. Near fine copy/near fine. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. (vi), 186.
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