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1 STEWART, Herbert Leslie FRANCE, Anatole Anatole France : The Parisian
Dodd, Mead & Company, New York , 1927, 
STEWART, Herbert Leslie. Anatole France : The Parisian. New York : Dodd, Mead & Company, 1927. Pp (4),v-xiv,(2),3-394. 8vo, blue cloth. Watters p.941,Rhodenizer p.1028. Herbert Leslie Stewart, (b. March 31, 1882, Cairncastle , County Antrim, Ireland - d. 19 September 19, 1953, Halifax, Nova Scotia),philosopher, teacher, author and commentator, was a long-time professor at Dalhousie University and founder of its flagship journal, The Dalhousie Re view. "Anatole France : The Parisian illustrates Stewart's gift for extracting from the writings of an eminent man of letters ideas about human nature, moral values, knowledge, and the universe at large [...] - Klinck, et al., Literary History of Canada, 2nd ed., Vol.2, p.99 Light wear to cloth, else very good. 25.00

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2 FRANCE, Anatole LEONHARD, Rudolf (ubertragen) EISLER, Georg MAYER, Hans (nachwort) Anfruhr der Engel. in dj, in slipcase. signed. ltd ed. with print.
Paul Zsolnay Verlag GmbH / Büchergilde Gutenburg, Wien, 1983, ISBN:3763228497 
(EISLER, Georg) FRANCE, Anatole. Anfruhr der Engel . Ins Deutsche übertragen von Rudolf Leonhard. Durchgesehene Fassung Alexandra Auer. Mit einem Nachowrt von Hans Mayer und achtunddreißig Bildren von Georg Eisler. Verlgt vonder Büchergilde Gutenburg im Jahre 1983. (Wien: Paul Zsolnay Verlag GmbH / Büchergilde Gutenburg), 1983. Pp. [1]-285,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, blue clot h with white lettered red title block to spine, with blue ribbon place-marker in plain red paper covered slipcase. [Dieses Buch ist Nr. 30 von 125 Kopien]. A translated copy of France's "Revolt of the Angels", wonderfully illustrated with several of Austrian artist Georg Eisler's engravings. Includes an engraved, hand-numbered and signed portrait print of France by Eisler laid in at front, and is supplemented by an original pencilled sketch of a devilish looking figure, also signed by Eisler, on the half-title. Numberedand signed by Eisler on the colophon. Vg in very lightly rubbed (to spine) dj. In slipcase. 200.00

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3 GUILLAIN, France and Christian HILLIER, Caroline, trans. Call of the Sea. ex-lib in dj.
Harper & Row, 1976, 
GUILLAIN, France and Christian. Call of the Sea. Translated from the Frenchby Caroline Hillier. NY: Harper & Row, (1976). Pp 198, 16 pp plates. 8vo, blue patterned cloth. Toy 0721. An account of one family's decade of cruising in the Atlantic and Pacific, including a solo transatlantic passage and a shipwreck at the mouth of the Ebro. Ex-library (pouch, inkstamps, spine label, adhesive remains), slightly rubbed, else vg in rubbed dj. 14.00

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4 FRANCE, Anatole HEARN, Lafcadio (translated by) ROSENBACH, A. S. W. (introduction by) SAUVAGE, Sylvain Crime of Sylvestre Bonnard. Limited Edition in slipcase. signed.
Limited Editions Club, New York, 1937, 
FRANCE, Anatole. The Crime of Sylvestre Bonnard. Translated by Lafcadio Hearn, with an introduction by A. S. W. Rosenbach, and illustrations by Sylvain Sauvage. New York : The Limited Editions Club, 1937. Pp. 190, colour frontispiece, + 8 p. of colour plates. Illustrated. 4to, decorated green boardswith gilt lettering to front and spine, in forest green slipcase with pape r title block to spine. Of this edition of The Crime of Sylvestre Bonnard, fifteen hundred copies have been made for the members of the Limited Editions Club. This copy is number 1368 and it is signed by the illustrator. The first successful novel by the prominent French writer, whose protagonist - like its author - "had a virulent case of bibliomania". Very good in nickedslipcase. Signed by the illustrator on the final leaf. 75.00

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5 FRANCE, C.R Discovering Sailing Ships. First Edition in dj.
University of London Press, London, 1955, 
FRANCE, C.R. Discovering Sailing Ships. London : University of London Press, (1955). First Edition. Pp(4),5- 128, frontispiece + 10 pages of photographs. Many illustrations in the text/. 8vo, blue cloth. In the Discovery Reference Books series written for younger readers . A laudable attempt to get as much of the culture of sail between the covers of a single slim volume. The book surveys surviving sailing craft, gives an overview of their historical development, anatomizes their physical components, and introduces their technical language in a glossary. "[...] sketches of all kinds of sailingships, diagrams to explain the sails, the rigging, the instruments, and ho w boats were constructed; and there is also a handy section which explains the meanings of those nautical terms which must have puzzled you. This booktells the story of shipping from Ancient Egypt to the present day, with ex citing tales of Crusaders, sunken treasure ships, and clipper races." - from the dj. Stain to cloth, else vg in rubbed dj. 40.00

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6 NAUBERT, Yvette Collection Nouvelle-France 12 Dormeuse éveillée
Cercle du Livre de France, 1965, 
NAUBERT, Yvette. La dormeuse éveillée. Collection Nouvelle-France 12. (Ottawa): Le Cercle du Livre de France, (1965). Pp. 184. Text in French. 8vo, white and blue card covers. Spine faded and browned, else vg. 20.00

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7 Wm. France, Fenwick and Co.) SEA BREEZES. Fortunes of Wm. France, Fenwick and Co. Ltd
Sea Breezes, 1957, 
(William France, Fenwick and Co). Fortunes of Wm. France, Fenwick and Co. Ltd. Reprinted from Sea Breezes, 1957. London : Wm. France, Fenwick and Co.,1957. Pp 46. Double column. Illustrated with b&w photos and a colour centr e-spread art reproduction of a painting of the motorship Dartwood. 8vo, stapled white card covers, with coloured fleet flag on front. A brief history of this British firm specializing in collier operations. With a fleet list.Very good. 26.00

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8 FRANCE, Anatole AUSTEN, John ALLINSON, Alfred, trans. Gods Are Athirst. 1st thus no dj
1927, 
FRANCE, Anatole. The Gods Are Athirst. Translated by Alfred Allinson with illustrations by John Austen. L.: John Lane The Bodley Head / N.Y.: Dodd, Mead and Co., (1928). Lg 8vo, black cloth. Light wear, else vg. 40.00

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9 France Histoire de France Contemporaine De 1871 à 1913
Librairie Larousse, Paris, 1916, 
Histoire de France Contemporaine De 1871 à 1913. 1164 Reproductions photographiques. - 11 Planches eb couleurs. - 40 Planches en noir. - 2 Cartes en couleurs. - 20 Cartes en noir. Paris : Librairie Larousse, (1916). Pp 512. 4to, brown pressed calf spine, green pressed cloth boards. Due to the excessweight of this volume, extra shipping charges will be necessary on interna tional orders. Dampstain to tail of spine, else very good. 80.00

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10 Commission Mer du Parti socialiste - France La mer retrouvée : pour une politique socialiste de la mer
Club Socialiste du Livre, Paris, 1981, ISBN:2865120090 
Commission Mer du Parti socialiste - France. La mer retrouvée : pour une politique socialiste de la mer Paris : Club Socialiste du Livre, (1981). Pp. (6),(2),[3]-236. Ttables in text. 8vo, illustrated blue cardcovers, lettered in two blues. Préface by Francois Mitterand, Introduction by Michel Pezet. "Le naufrage du Tanio, le conflit des marins-pêcheurs, le déficit de la Compagnie Générale Maritime, les avatars du rapport Duffour, en 1980, la meret le monde maritime ont fait la une de la presse. Le Parti Socialiste, qu i n'ignore pas que la France est une nation maritime, a élaboré avec des militants travaillant dans les différents secteurs de la pêche maritime, des cultures marines, des transports maritimes, des activités portuaires, de l'aménagement du littoral... une analyse de la situation économique et sociale resituée dans son contexte international, et un ensemble de propositions conctètes, nationales, européennes et internationales, qui constituent la trame d'une politique socialiste bde la mer." (from the back cover). Contents : I. La pêche maritime. 1. Une politique sociale ambitieuse. 2. Une politique dynamique de la ressource. 3. Un outil de production rénové et adapté.4. Un marché réorganisé. Contribuer à une po/jfjque SOcialiste de l'aquacu lture et de la conchyliculture. II. Le transport maritime. 1. Le diagnostic: la logique dévastatrice du capitalisme. 2. Pour une politique socialiste du transport maritime. Contribution à un plan socialiste pour la navale. 1 . La crise de l'industrie navale. 2. Pourquoi un plan socialiste d'orientation de la Navale. III. Le droit de la met et les pollutions. 1. Droit de laMer : au nom du Futur? 2. Réformer les structures administratives. 3. Lutt e contre la pollution marine. IV. L'aménagement du littoral. 1. Un constat préalable : la dégradation du littoral se poursuit. 2. Pour une politique socialiste d'aménagement du littoral : "Vivre, travailler et décider au pays." 3. L'aménagement du littoral : des activités complémentaires de développement et de protection. 4. Acteurs et procédures de l'aménagement du littoral : une ooUtiaue An littoral décidée oar les régions. Text in French. Owner's name, else very good. 50.00

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11 Masonic - France Les Cahiers de la Grande Loge de France. Bulletin Intérieure 16, Janvier 1951
A. Montourcy, Paris, 1951, 
(Masonic - France). Les Cahiers de la Grande Loge de France. Bulletin Intérieure 16, Janvier 1951. Paris : (Printed by A. Montourcy), 1951. Pp [1]-84.8vo, tan stapled wrappers. Contents : 8, rue Puteaux, Paris; 33 ans d'acti vité maçonnique; Le symbolisme du Cerbère; L'arithmosophie; La F.-M. polonaiseLa G. L. de France vous parle. Text in French. Tears to spine, covers rubbed and lightly foxed, red pen mark to one leaf, pencil marks elsewhere, else good. 15.00

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12 DAIGLE, France MAJZELS, Robert (translated by) Life's Little Difficulties
House of Anansi Press, Toronto, 2004, ISBN:0887847005 
DAIGLE, France. Life's Little Difficulties ; translated by Robert Majzels. (Toronto): House of Anansi Press, (2004). Pp. 155. 8vo, illustrated card covers. A new novel by the New Brunswick Acadien author. Vg. 12.50

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13 MARGUERITE de France) LAZARD, Madeleine et J. Cubelier de BEYNAC BEYNAC, J. Cubelier de DUBOIS, Claude-Gilbert (préface) LAZARD, Madeleine (postface) Marguerite de France Reine de Navarre et son temps
Centre Matteo Bandelloa d'Agen, Agen, 1994, 
(MARGUERITE de France) LAZARD, Madeleine et J. Cubelier de BEYNAC. Marguerite de France Reine de Navarre et son temps . Actes du Colloque d'Agen (12-13 octobre 1991), organisé par la Société Française des Zeiziémistes et le Centre Matteo Bandelloa d'Agen, réunis par Madeleine Lazard et J. Cubelier de Beynac. Avant-propos de Jean François-Poncet, Préface de Claude-Gilbert Dubois, Postface de Madeleine Lazard. Agen: Centre Matteo Bandello d'Agen, 1994. Pp. (1)-356. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated green card covers. Includescontributions from Anne-Marie Cocula, Marcel tetel, Jean Castarède, Patric k Tachouzin, Lucile Bourrachot, Jacqueline Boucher, Dubois, Richard Cooper,Catherine Magnien-Simonin, Etienne Vaucheret, James Supple, Jean-Raymond F anlo, Marie-Madeleine Fragonard, Jean Garapon, Jean-Claude Arnould, Lazard,Luiggia Zilli, Evelyne Berriot-Salvadore, Jean Basalmo, Gabriel-André Péro use, Bernard Yon, and Eliane Viennot. Text in French. Vg. 60.00

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14 SCHOLES, France V. and Ralph L. ROYS ROYS, Ralph L. ADAMS, Eleanor B. CHAMBERLAIN, Robert S. Maya Chontal Indians of Acalan-Tixchel : A Contribution to the History and Ethnography of the Yucatan Peninsula. Second Edition in dustjacket.
University of Oklahoma Press, Norman , 1968, 
SCHOLES, France V. and Ralph L. ROYS, with the assistance of Eleanor B. Adams and Robert S. Chamberlaon. The Maya Chontal Indians of Acalan-Tixchel : A Contribution to the History and Ethnography of the Yucatan Peninsula. Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, (1968). Second Edition. Pp 565. Maps. Lg 8vo, green cloth. Contents : 1. Introduction; 2. The Chontal of Tabasco and their Neighbors; 3. The Province of Acalan; 4. Aboriginal History of Acalan; 5. The Coming of the Spaniards; 6. Developments in Yucatan, Tabasco, and Acalan, 1526-1550; 7. The Impact of the Conquest in Acalan; 8. The Pueblo of Tixchel; 9. The Zapotitlan Episode; 10. Developments in the Tixchel Area, 1574-1604; 11 . The Missions of Las Montanas; 12. The Pretensions of Francisco Maldonado; 13. Decline of the Tixchel Area in the Seventeenth Century ; 14. Conclusion.. "The preparation of this volume was prompted by the discovery in the Archivo General de Indias, Sevilla, of a unique text in theChontal language spoken at the time of the Spanish conquest by Indians of Tabasco and the nearby province of Acalan. This document was found in the summer of 1933 by Dr. Scholes during a routine search of a series of papers relating to the services of conquerors and colonists of New Spain. The Textand accompanying documents, together with other materials from the same ar chive, describe the history of the Acalan people from preconquest times to the seventeenth century." - from the preface. Very good in dustjacket. A nice copy. 120.00

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15 France - Government Préparation du huitième plan, 1981-1985. Mer et littoral : Rapport du groupe de travail.
Documentation française, , Paris, 1980, ISBN:2110006269 
(France - Government). Mer et littoral : Rapport du groupe de travail. Paris : Documentation française, (29-31 Quai Voltaire) Juillet 1980. Pp (4),5-364. Many tables in text. 8vo, white cardcovers, lettered in blue & black, white spine with blue stripe. In the Préparation du huitième plan, 1981-1985series. Not seen in Papadakis & Glassner. The working group, under its cha irman Daniel Doustin, included René Chabod, Louis Dominici, Pierre Raynaud,Jacques Roudier, and 20 or so others. Part I. Ressources energetiques et m inerales et industries de la mer. 1. Vingt ans d'activités en mer: Quel bilan?; 2. Aujiurd'hui: quelle situation? Demain: quelles perspectives?; 3. Quelques refléxions spécifiques sur les ressources et industries de la mer; 4. Propositions et suggestions. Part II. Valorisation des ressources vivantes de la mer. 1. Exploitation des ressources vivantes de la mer par la France á l'horizon 2000; 2. Production et consommation des ressources vivantes au cours du VIIIe Plan; 3. Note d'orientation ; 4. Annexes. Part III. Aménagement et développement des zones littorales. 1. Situation, tendances, et perspectives de l'activité sur le littoral (Les activités portuaires et industrialo-portuaires - Les activités littorales diffuse - Les autres activités- Vue d'ensemble - population et emploi); 2. L'espace littoral et l'enviro nnement; 3. Orientations et mesures proposées (1. protection de la frange littorale - 2. amélioration de la qualité des eaux littorales - 3. éqiulibredes activités - 4. réorientation du tourisme - 5. La problème foncier). Ma ny appendices with statistics. Name, else very good. 90.00

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16 FRANCE, Honoré Nexus : Transpersonal Approach to Groups
Detselig Enterprises Ltd., , Calgary, 2002, ISBN:1550592351 
FRANCE, Honoré. Nexus : Transpersonal Approach to Groups. Calgary, AB : Detselig Enterprises Ltd., (2002). Pp (6),7-276. Illustrated. Large 8vo, illustrated white card covers. "Culture plays a major role in what we are, but also in how we help others cope with the new challenges that face everyone in a world growing smaller and smaller. Approaches that use only Eurocentricworldviews cannot explain what happens, nor are they comprehensive enough to cover all cultures. Neither can counsellors separate the spirit, mind, emotions and the physical world. The Transpersonal Theory combines all of these elements with culture-friendly strategies that can work with a variety of people." (from the back cover). Contents : 1. First Encounters. 2. Living and Learning in a Group. 3. Group Development and Group Action. 4. Awareness: Perception in the Group. 5. Art, Imagery & Fantasy: Methods of Group Facilitation. 6. Alternative Dimension of Self: Dreams and Group Work. 7. Using Psychodrama in the Group. 8. Gender Issues: Implications for the Group.9. The Issue of Relationships and Group Work. 10. The Issue of Cross-Cultu ral Commun ication and the Group. 11. Reconnecting to the Environment: Embracing the Natural World. 12. Spiritual Dimensions of the Group Experience: Honoring and Letting Go. Very good. 30.00

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17 Merchant Marine - France) NORTON, Grace Fallow, trans. Odyssey of a Torpedoed Transport. First Edition
Houghton Mifflin, Boston , 1918, 
(Merchant Marine - France). The Odyssey of a Torpedoed Transport by Y. Translated from the French by Grace Fallow Norton. Boston and New Y^ork : Houghton Mifflin, 1918. First Edition. Pp 216. Small 8vo, yellow cloth, with small illustation to front. Reflections of an anonymous French merchant mariner during the Great War, originally published serially in the Revue de Paris. Most of the experiences related happened in the Mediterranean, but he also describes his time in a convoy to Archangel. Contents has seen from some of the running heads: "Coast of Morocco, August 22, 1914 On board the Pamir"; "War Is Declared"; "Ordered to Morocco"; "Working the Reservists"; 'odered to Dakar"; "An Unfortunate Piano":; "Thirsty Germans"; "Loading Coal forthe Navy"; The Pamir is Disobedient"; "The Cotton Going to Copenhagen"; "N aval Warfare Not All Guns"; "Forugues on Naval Tactics"; "Cruising on the West African Coast"; "Loading for Montenegro"; "Forugues and the Battleship Officers"; "Unloading at Antivari"; "At Alexandria"; "Shipping Indian Troops at Port Said"; "Coal for the English Grand Fleet"; "The English Naval Officers"; "A Loose Blockade"; "Captain "Forugues Goes to London"; "No Wireless for the Pamir"; "Loading Guns and Shells at Newcastle"; "Gabraltar and Mudros"; "The Dardanelles Campaign"; "Carrying Wounded and Sick to Malta";"The Anzacs"; "Submarines or No Submarines"; "Off for Brest"; "Round to Trondhjem[Trondheim]"; "Under Convoy to Archangel"; "Russian Officers at Archangel"; "The Submarine Danger"; "Advantages of Copying the Germans"; "Good-bye to the End of Turkey"; "From Mudros to Saloniki"; "The Survivors of the Mer-Morte"; " The Mer-Morte's Story"; "A Polite Submarine Officer"; "Forugues on the Submarine Danger"; "German Mastery of the Sea"; "The Blue Devils in Baltimore"; "Arrested in Nantes and in Paris"; "Cost of the Battle of Jutland"; and others. Rubbed and lightly soiled, else very good. 70.00

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18 FRANCE, Anatole PLEIADE BANCQUART, Marie-Claire Oeuvres I. in dj
Bibliothéque de la Pleiade, 1984, 
FRANCE, Anatole. Oeuvres. I. Édition établie, présentée et annotée par Marie-Claire Bancquart. [Paris]: Gallimard / (Bibliothéque de la Pleiade, 1984). Pp. 1469. Text in French. Small 8vo, brown leather, green title block with gilt to spine, ribbon marker, top edge dyed orange. Vg in dj. 50.00

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19 PETROWSKI, Minou Collection Nouvelle-France 14) Passage
Cercle du Livre de France, 1966, 
PETROWSKI, Minou. Le Passage . Collection Nouvelle-France 14. (Ottawa): Le Cercle du Livre de France, (1966). Pp. 141. Text in French. 8vo, white and green card covers. Browning to spine, else vg. 20.00

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20 CHÉNÉ, Yolande Collection Nouvelle-France 11 Peut et amour
Cercle du Livre de France, 1965, 
CHÉNÉ, Yolande. Peut et amour. Collection Nouvelle-France 11. (Ottawa): Le Cercle du Livre de France, (1965). Pp. 177. Text in French. 8vo, white and red card covers. Spine faded and browned, else vg. 20.00

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