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LA JEUNESSE DE SOMERSET MAUGHAM (1874-1903): ETUDES ANGLAISES 62

by Dobrinsky, Joseph

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Montpellier, France: Didier, 1976. Paperback. Very Good. IN FRENCH. Inscription to previous owner by Maugham scholar, Richard Cordell, to FFEP. Previous owners notations of Cordell's writings to FFEP, else clean text. Errata laid in. Bottom spine cap bumped. Mild edgewear. Mild scuffing to covers. Very light 4.5" diagonal crease to upper front cover. Red lettering to parchment-colored softcover. 546 pp. with bibliography and index. Tightly bound, bright. This is a biographical study of Somerset Maugham, written in the French language.
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LA MONTA—A ES ALGO M¡S QUE UNA IMMENSA ESTEPA VERDE

by Cabezas, Omar

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Managua, Nicaragua: Editorial Nueva Nicaragua, 1985. Third edition. Paperback. Near Fine. En EspaÒol. In Spanish. 259 pp. Just a wee bit of corner wear. Appears unread -- no read crease to spine
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LA PORTE ETROITE

by Gide, Andre

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Hardcover
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Paris : Librairie Artheme Fayard , 1950. Hardcover. Very Good Minus. Reprint. "Le livre de demain." Originally published in 1909, this novel concerns the experience of an adolescent boy and girl, based on a Freudian interpretation of the human psyche. 189 pp. Flexible navy blue faux-leather covers. Moderate crease to length of front cover with another very light 4 inch crease. Moderate rubbing to spinecaps and tips of corners with some light rubbing elsewhere to extremities. Light age-tanning to page edges. Small crease and small tear to rear pastedown.
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THE LADIES' PEARL : A LITERARY JOURNAL, VOL. IV.

by Langdon, Wm. S. and Mrs. Sue D. Langdon (Eds.)

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Nashville, Tennessee: Wm. S. Langdon, 1856. Hardcover. Very Good Plus. ACTUAL 1856 COPY. Previous owner's name to FPDEP and others. Heavily foxed and age-tanned, fragile pages. Hinges started, first 3 pp partially torn from gutters. Spine has raised cord binding showing 4 horizontal ridges. Worn gilt lettering to spine of 3/4 leather binding. Still solidly bound for a 157 year old book. Book measures 9.5 x 6.25 x 2". A fascinating read! 764 total pp. (384/380) 2 pp index begins after title page. This book is a compilation of 2 volumes, Vol. 3, 1854, and Vol. 4, 1855. The Ladies' Pearl are publications devoted to the various interests of the Females of the South and West and to the literary and moral culture of women. An example of presented chapters are : Female Dress, Female Education, Domestic Happiness, Snuff Rubbing, Education of Husbands.
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THE LADIES' REPOSITORY : MONTHLY PERIODICAL, DEVOTED TO LITERATURE AND RELIGION, VOLUME XI

by Tefft (Ed.) B.F.

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Cincinnati: L. Swormstedt and J. H. Power, 1851. Hardcover. Good. Three-quarter bound. Previous owner's name and date, 1851, beautifully calligraphed to FFEP. Significant foxing and acid-transfer to endpapers and text. Open and closed tears to occasional page. One latter page, barely attached. Moderately scuffed and worn board surfaces and edges. A 5" loose edge to front cloth binding at leather spine. Corners bumped. Gilt lettering debossed to spine. Four raised, gilt edged, ribs to spine. Binding is still in solid shape for being 163 years old. Cameo of Rev. B. F Tefft to half-title page. Many black and white plates, some with tissue overlay. Clean text, solid binding. 476 pp. This monthly periodical was produced by members of the Methodist Episcopal church from 1841 to 1876. A collection of poetry, musical pieces, inspirational stories, biographical pieces, art, numerous full-page black and white plates. Twelve issues, January through December, 1851.
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THE LADY OF THE LAKE

by Scott, Walter

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Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, 1883. Hardcover. NEAR FINE. ALL EDGES GILT. Previous owner's bookplate remnant to front paste-down endpaper. Previous owner's name to preliminary front endpaper. Front endpaper gutter hinges lightly started. Mild wear to edge and corners. Endcaps gently worn. Gilt lettering and decorations to contrasting panels on spine and front of brown and black debossed decorative board. 120 illustrations, including frontispiece (with tissue guard), drawn and engraved under the supervision of A. V S. Anthony. List of illustrators and engravers, p. 16. 244 pp. A nice, tight book with no markings. The poem is comprised of 6 cantos. Each describing the actions of a single day. There are 3 main plots within the poem. Characters include Roderick Dhu, James Fitz-James, Malcolm Graeme, Ellen Douglas, James Douglas, King James V of Scotland
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THE LADY'S FRIEND, JANUARY TO DECEMBER, 1869 (VOL. VI)

by Peterson, Mrs. Henry

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Philadelphia, PA: Deacon and Peterson, 1869. Leather_bound. GOOD. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper. Moderately scuffed and worn. Edges and corners worn and frayed. Pages faintly age-tanned. Foxing to endpapers and a bit throughout text. Occasional page with smallish edge tears. Page 717 detached, but present. Two color plates missing. Numerous black and white illustrations, some with tissue guard. Bound in 3/4 leather with rust, green and black marbeling. Red and black title labels on worn leather spine with gilt lettering and gilt rules. Gilt rules near head and foot of spine. 864 pp. The complete year of The Lady's Friend Magazine. Includes patterns, fashion-plates, music, "receipts", short stories, poetry and much more. Engravings by Illman Brothers.
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LAKE ERIE BARON : THE STORY OF COLONEL THOMAS TALBOT

by Hamil, Fred Coyne

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First Edition
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Hardcover
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Toronto: Macmillan Company of Canada Limited, 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good Plus. FIRST EDITION. Biography of colorful Irish gentleman who settled area in Canada above Lake Erie. 326 pp. Light rubbing to edges. Very small bumps to front corners and rear bottom cornerDJ archivally protected. Moderate edgewear with several chips 1cm to 3 cm in diameter. Light soiling to DJ panels.
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THE LAND OF OZ

by Baum, L. Frank

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Reprint
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Chicago, IL: Reilly & Lee Co., [1920] 1964. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good . John R. Neill. One of the "White Edition" reprints, with black and white illustrations only. Large crease at top of spine. Slight fanning to pages, some mildly dog-eared.
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THE LAND OF THOR

by Browne, J. Ross

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New York: Harper and Brothers, 1867. First Edition. Hardcover. Fair. FIRST EDITION. Author's account of his travels to Russia, Norway, Sweden, Germany, and Iceland, focusing on the former. Includes chapters on Russia's political system, the Moscow railway, women in Norway and Germany, Iceland's geysers, much more. Artfully illustrated throughout in black and white. 542 pp. with 10 pp. ads to rear of text. Beveled brown cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Moderate spine lean. Light bumps to upper corners, moderate bumps to bottom corners with significant wear to all corners. Some delaminating along 3 inches of front joint, 2 inches of rear joint. Moderate fraying to spinecaps with 2cm cloth missing from both. Light spotting to both boards. Light foxing to all pages. Light soiling to endpapers, several pages of text. Front hinge started. One leaf detached. Light rubbing to rear endpapers.
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THE LANGUAGE OF RENAISSANCE POETRY : SPENSER, SHAKESPEARE, DONNE, MILTON (THE LANGUAGE LIBRARY)
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THE LANGUAGE OF RENAISSANCE POETRY : SPENSER, SHAKESPEARE, DONNE, MILTON (THE LANGUAGE LIBRARY)

by Partridge, A. C. and Simeon Potter (Eds.)

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9780233962849
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0233962840
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London: Andre Deutsch, 1971. Hardcover. Very Good Plus/Very Good Plus. SHARP CORNERS. Foxing to top and fore-edges. Very mild edgewear to spine. Dustjacket very good plus. Mild edgewear to orchid-color jacket. Gilt lettering to dark brown boards. Clean, tight, bright. 348 pp with bibliography and index. "This study of one century of Renaissance Poetry (1575 -- 1675) may be regarded as a sequel to [Partridge's] earlier volume in The Language Library on Tudor to Augustan English. Its purpose is primarily analytic, and the analysis in tripartite : rhetorical, literary and linguistic", (preface).
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LANGUAGE OF SYMBOLIC VISIONS :THE SYMBOLIC MEANING OF VISION, WITH THEIR INTERPRETATION

by Chamberlain, Frances E.

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Los Angeles, California: Self-Published by author (Pentagon Publishing), 1952. Saddle-stitched pamphlets, brown card covers with black lettering. Essentially a glossary of symbols for bible use, of light and dark forces, and for interpretation of dreams. 48 pp. Previous owner's inked notes to pp. 8 and 9.
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L'ARCHE DE NOE / NOAH'S ARK

by Guigou, P.

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Paris: Librairie Plon, 1910. Hardcover. Very Good Plus. Exact date unknown. French-language. Exquisite full-color and black and white illustrations throughout showcase various forms of animal life. Red-orange cloth boards with image pasted to cloth of of a parade of animals, with anthropomorphic elephants at the head. 48 pp. Light bumps to corners with light fraying. Light rubbing to extremities with a bit of light fraying to edges, especially spinecaps. Light soiling to front board, on image and elsewhere with a dime-sized spot and several more spots. Light soiling to rear board with light scratching, many very small spots. Front board very lightly cocked. Front and rear hinges just starting. Light soiling to endpapers, several text pages. Light age-tanning to edges.
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LAS SIBILANTES EN LA ROMANIA (BIBLIOTECA ROMANICA HISPANICA SERIES, NO. 56) SPANISH EDITION

by Galmes de Fuentes, Alvaro

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Madrid: Gredos, 1962. Paperback. Good. IN SPANISH. Untrimmed, uncut pages. Mild wear to cover. Sunning to spine. Clean, bright, solid binding. Red and blue lettering on tan covers. Pull out maps to rear of book. 230 pp with works cited, and indices. Sibilants in Romania. Sibilant, a speech sound, is characterized by a hissing effect.
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LAST ESSAYS, FIRST SERIES : ESSAYS ON LANGUAGE, FOLKLORE AND OTHER SUBJECTS

by M¸ller, K.M., The Right Hon. Professor F. Max

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LONDON: Longmans, Green and Co., 1901. HARDCOVER. Very Good . Blue cloth, gilt titles. Spine a little discolored, corners scuffed, one torn. Creasing and rubbing at spine extremities but still a good tight binding. Text clean and bright, some margin markings on Longmans list of titles at back of volume. Some paper acid discoloration on endpapers. Late work by Oxford University's first Professor Of Comparative Philosophy. Scarce.
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LAST ESSAYS, SECOND SERIES : ESSAYS ON THE SCIENCE OF RELIGION

by M¸ller, K.M., The Right Hon. Professor F. Max

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LONDON: Longmans, Green and Co., 1901. HARDCOVER. Very Good . Blue cloth, gilt titles. Spine a little discolored, corners scuffed. Couple of small marks on front board and finger pulling with small tear to spine head but still a good tight binding. Text clean and bright. Some paper acid discoloration on endpapers. Late work by Oxford University's first Professor Of Comparative Philosophy including one essay not previously published and one by Achibal Douglas - "The Chief Lama of Himis on The Alleged 'Unknown Life of Christ' " Scarce.
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THE LAST LINOTYPE : THE STORY OF GEORGIA AND ITS NEWSPAPERS SINCE WORLD WAR II
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THE LAST LINOTYPE : THE STORY OF GEORGIA AND ITS NEWSPAPERS SINCE WORLD WAR II

by Grimes, Millard B.

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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780865541900
ISBN 10
0865541906
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Macon, Georgia: Mercer University Press, 1985. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Very minor creasing to book spinecaps. Dustjacket very good. Scuffing and crease to jacket spine. Creasing to fold flaps. Moderate creasing and small tears to jacket top edge. Light wear to jacket bottom edge. Gilt lettering debossed to deep aqua-green, cloth-covered boards. Black and white photographs and illustrations. Clean, tight, bright. 673 pp with map of Georgia counties, bibliography and sources, short biography of Chief editor and writer, and indices. This book is about Georgia newspapers, Georgia, and Georgians -- and about how newspaper publishers, editors, writers, and readers in Georgia have changed. Stories about Ralph McGill and Eugene Patterson, the great Atlanta editors, Charlie Black of Columbus, one of the great reporters of the war in Vietnam and others.
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THE LAST REUNION (Volume 5)

by Andrews, Val

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New York: Magico Magazine, 1983. Paperback. Near Fine. Miniature booklet measuring 3 7/8" x 2 5/8". Card covers. 20 pp.
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LAST WALTZ OF THE TYRANTS : THE PROPHECY

by Koteen, Judi Pope (Editor)

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Paperback
ISBN 13
9780941831260
ISBN 10
0941831264
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Hillsboro, Oregon: Beyond Words Publishing, 1989. Softcover. Good. "...This book exposes the history and plans of the graymen, the secret framilies and power brokers who orchestrate the stock market, own the federal reserve and most of the world's money supply. This book also examines the course nature has charted, with life as we know it seemingly on the brink of disaster. The author's main interest, however, is to provide the reader with knowledge...to open our minds and make choices in the light of these predictions, for a future which is already at our door." (Quoted from rear panel).
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LASTING LEGACIES : THE FIRST 75 YEARS : SELECTIONS FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE JORDAN SCHNITZER MUSEUM OF ART

by Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art ; Jill Hartaz & Erick Hoffman (Eds.)

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ISBN 13
9780871140852
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0871140853
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Eugene, 2009. Paperback. Very Good Plus. Mild shelf/edgewear. White lettering to spine, red and white lettering to front of robin's egg-blue, illustrated cover. Numerous illustrations. Clean, bright, solid binding. 119 pp with index of selected artists and works of art and listing of illustrations. Top rear corner slightly nudged. Signed letter from editor laid in. A collection of significant works of art from the first 75 years of what was originally the University of Oregon Museum of Art. Over the years, the museum has welcomed significant old master prints, Russian icons, works in a vast range of media by modern and contemporary American and European artists, and an especially significant collection of art representintg the Pacific Northwest. Additional new purchases ranging from a Neolithic ceramic to contemporary Latin American and Chinese photography.
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