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An Act for further encouraging and regulating the Newfoundland, Greenland and Southern Whale Fisheries.

By: Great Britain)

Price: $160.00

Publisher: Charles Eyre and Andrew Strahan, London, 1789,: 1789

Seller ID: 24800


(Great Britain). ... An Act for further encouraging and regulating the Newfoundland, Greenland, and Southern Whale Fisheries. London : Printed by Charles Eyre and Andrew Strahan, Printers to the King's most Excellent Majesty,1789. Pp (2),1147-1152. Tall 8vo, disbound. With the heading : Anno vicesimo nono Georgii III. Regis, Cap. LIII. O'Dea 239. Full title : Anno regni Georgii III. regis Magnæ Britanniæ, Franciæ, & Hiberniæ, vicesimo nono. At the Parliament begun and holden at Westminster, the Eighteenth Day of May Anno Domini 1784, in the Twenty-fourth Ye... View more info

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An Illustrated History of Nova Scotia. First Edition

By: BRUCE, Harry

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing Limited, Halifax, 1997, ISBN:1551092190: 1997

Seller ID: 23130

ISBN: 1551092190


BRUCE, Harry. An Illustrated History of Nova Scotia. (Halifax) : "Co-published by Nimbus Publishing Limited and The Province of Nova Scotia", (1997). First Edition. Pp (8),9-300. Illustrated throughout. Large 8vo, reddish-brown art-illustrated cardcovers, French flaps. Harry Bruce (b. 1934) journalist and author of many books. "Although Nova Scotia is Canada's second smallest province, its history is undoubtedly the most complicated, and probably the most horrendous of all. It was to this province's rocky soil and surrounding ocean that the two superpowers of the sixt... View more info

Analysis in the technicality of the translation process from letters written by Nicholas Denys

By: HUBBARD, Shelley

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Saint Mary's University, 1990,:

Seller ID: 57072


HUBBARD, Shelley. An analysis in the technicality of the translation process from letters written by Nicholas Denys. A Thesis Submitted in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for Honors in Anthropology, Saint Mary's University, April 1990. [Halifax]: Saint Mary's University, April 1990. Pp. 88 leaves, typescript on one side only. 4to, plain light blue card covers, green comb bound spine. Some bumping to edges, else vg. 45.00 View more info

Ananda Devi : Feminism, Narration and Polyphony. Paperback.

By: TYAGI, Ritu. DEVI, Ananda). Chiasma, 32).

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Rodopi, Amsterdam, 2013, ISBN:9789042037458:

Seller ID: 111740


(DEVI, Ananda). TYAGI, Ritu. Ananda Devi : Feminism, Narration and Polyphony. Amsterdam/New York: Rodopi, (2013). Pp. (4),[5]-196,(2). 8vo, photo-illustrated card covers. Chiasma, number 32. "'Ananda Devi: Feminism, Narrationand Polyphony' is the first full-length monograph devoted to Ananda Devi, a dynamic contemporary Francophone writer. Recipient of Prix Louis-Gilloux and Prix Television Suisse Romande du Roman, she is described by many as a prototype of a new generation of Mauritian writers. This book analyses Devi's unconventional polyphonic narratives, particularly, her strategies th... View more info

Anatole France : The Parisian

By: STEWART, Herbert Leslie FRANCE, Anatole

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company, New York , 1927,:

Seller ID: 1971


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 na... View more info

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Anatomy of Glory. in dj 3rd ed.

By: LACHOUQUE, Henry BONAPARTE, Napoleon BROWN, Anne S.K., trans. CHANDLER, David G., intro.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Arms and Armour Press, 1978,:

Seller ID: 44556


LACHOUQUE, Henry. The Anatomy of Glory [dj adds: Napoleon and his Guard]. Adapted from the French of Henry Lachouque by Anne S.K. Brown, with a new introduction by David G. Chandler. L: Arms and Armour Press, (1978). Third Edition . Pp. 564 with 173 plates (including 86 in full colour) and one folding map at rear. Large 8vo, red cloth. Henry Lachouque is considered to be France's foremost historian of the Napoleonic Wars. " The glory of the Imperial Guard resounds above all others in the annals of war. Created, built and nurtured as a bodyguard for Napolean, it grew from a brigade of less ... View more info

Ancient Greek France. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: HODGE, A. Trevor

Price: $40.00

Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia, 1999, ISBN:0812234820:

Seller ID: 114987


HODGE, A. Trevor. Ancient Greek France. Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, (1999). First American Edition. Pp (4),v-viii,1-312. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "As far back as 600 B.C., long before the Romans, cities such as Marseilles, Antibes, Nice, and Monte Carlo were founded by settlers who emigrated from mainland Greece and the older Greek colonies of the Ionian coast in Asia Minor. Tracing the history of Provence and the French Riviera back to its earliest roots, Trevor Hodge gathers together the evidence for this far-flung outpost of ancie... View more info

Ancient Mines and Quarries : A Trans-Atlantic Perspective

By: BREWER-LaPORTA, Margaret, Adrian BURKE, and David FIELD (eds.) BURKE, Adrian FIELD, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Oxbow Books, Oxford and Oakville, 2010, ISBN:9781842174012:

Seller ID: 115002


BREWER-LaPORTA, Margaret, Adrian BURKE, and David FIELD (eds.). Ancient Mines and Quarries : A Trans-Atlantic Perspective. Oxford and Oakville : OxbowBooks, (2010). Pp (4),[v]-xii,[1]-194,(2). Illustrated with b&w photos, di agrams, &c. 8vo, illustrated olive-green cardcovers. "Fourteen papers explore a range of issues relating to prehistoric extraction sites, including ethnography, geochemical signatures, the application of neutron activation analysis, exploitation of erratics, excavation, survey and conservation. Topics include quernstone extraction, use of hammers, stages of extraction,... View more info

And We Go On. First Edition

By: BIRD, Will R.

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Hunter-Rose, Toronto, 1930,: 1930

Seller ID: 58617


BIRD, Will R. And We Go On. Toronto : The Hunter-Rose Co., Limited, 1930. First Edition. Pp (2),3-343,(1). 8vo (132 x 192 mm), red cloth, black lettering to front & spine. Tennyson, The Canadian Experience of the Great War : A Guide to Memoirs 258, Rhodenizer p.766, Watters p. 466, Laugher p.37. William Richard Bird (b. May 11, 1891, East Mapleton, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia - d.January 28, 1984, Sackville, New Brunswick). The dust-jacket [not present with this copy] adds : "A story of the War by a Private in the Canadian Black Watch; a St... View more info

André Breton

By: BRETON, André) HUBERT, Etienne-Alain BERNIER, Philippe

Price: $15.00

Publisher: ADPF, Paris, 1997, ISBN:2911127447:

Seller ID: 105654


(BRETON, André). HUBERT, Étienne-Alain, et Philippe BERNIER. André Breton. (Paris : ADPF, 1997). Pp (10),11-47,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated greystapled card covers, lettered in black. Ce livret accompagne l'exposition André Breton réalisée par l'adpf en mai 1997. Contents : 1. Aubes. 2. Demander secours aux poètes. 3. Pourquoi écrivez-vous? 4. L'écriture automatique. 5. Vers ce qui nous réclame. 6. Le Manifeste du surréalisme. 7. La Révolution surréaliste. 8. Le groupe surréaliste. 9. Nadja, «l'âme errante» (1928). 10. 1930-1941 : l'action et le rêve. 11. L'Amour fou. 1... View more info

André Frénaud : Entre l'interrogation et le vide

By: FRÉNAUD, André). LITTLE, Roger. André Frénaud : Entre l'interrogation et le

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Sud, Marseille, 1989, ISBN:2864461093:

Seller ID: 79147


(FRÉNAUD, André). LITTLE, Roger. André Frénaud : Entre l'interrogation et le vide. (Marseille) : Sud, (1989). First Edition. Pp (6),7-264,(4). 8vo, white card covers, red and black lettering to front board, black lettering tospine and rear board. Contents : Introduction: Parcours initiatique. Eaux- mères d'une épopée moderne – I. Les longs poèmes 1941-1953. Eaux-mères d'une épopée moderne – II. Les longs poèmes 1958-1980. Une voix plurielle. Une poètique de l'être... et du néant. La négativité conquérante. L'art, miroirde l'homme. Une poèsie inquiète. Very good. From th... View more info

André Frénaud.

By: BROOME, Peter. FRENAUD, André

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Rodopi, Amsterdam , 1986, ISBN:9062035299:

Seller ID: 82074


BROOME, Peter. André Frénaud. Amsterdam: Editions Rodopi, 1986. Pp. (2),[1--205,(5). 8vo, printed white card covers. Collection Monographique Rodopi en Littérature Française Contemporaine, soud la direction de Michael Bishop,numero V. Text in French. Slightly cocked, rubbed, else very good. From th e library of Michael Bishop, with his signature. 30.00 View more info

Andre Gide and Curiosity. First Edition, Paperback.

By: REID, Victoria. Faux Titre, 340). GIDE, Andre).

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Rodopi, Amsterdam, 2009, ISBN:9789042027268:

Seller ID: 111756


REID, Victoria. André Gide and Curiosity. Amsterdam/New York: Rodopi, 2009.First Printing. Pp. (14),[15]-316. 8vo, art illustrated grey card covers w ith white spine, white lettering to front cover, grey lettering to spine. Faux Titre: Etudes de langue et litterature francaises, number 340. "This comprehensive exploration of curiosity in the fiction and life-writing of Andre Gide (1869-1951) is an important modernist contribution to the field of curiosity in literature and cultural studies more broadly. Curiosity was a credo for Gide. By observing the world and then manifesting in writing... View more info

André Gide dans le Labyrinthe de la Mythotextualité. in dj.

By: GIDE, André). GENOVA, Pamela Antonia GENOVA, Pamela Antonia. Purdue Studies in Romance Literatures Vol. 8.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Purdue University Press, 1995,:

Seller ID: 38909


(GIDE, André). GENOVA, Pamela Antonia. André Gide dans le Labyrinthe de la Mythotextualité. West Lafayette, Indiana: Purdue University Press, (1995). Pp 212. 8vo, grey cloth. Purdue Studies in Romance Literatures Vol. 8. Vg in very slightly rubbed dj. 30.00 View more info

André Thevet's North America : A Sixteenth-Century View. An edition-translation, with notes and inrtroduction, by Roger Schlesinger and Arthur P. Stabler.

By: THEVET, André SCHLESINGER, Roger, and Arthur P. STABLER (eds.).

Price: $35.00

Publisher: 1986, ISBN:0773505873:

Seller ID: 91383


(THEVET, André). SCHLESINGER, Roger, and Arthur P. STABLER, (eds.). André Thevet's North America : A Sixteenth-Century View. An edition-translation, with notes and inrtroduction, by Roger Schlesinger and Arthur P. Stabler. Kingston and Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, (1986). First Edition. Pp [i]-xli,(19).[1]-291,(2) + colour frontispiece. Illustrated. Maps. Index. 8vo, black cloth, white lettering to spine. Roger Schlesinger (b. 1943). Arthur P. Stabler (b. 1919-1986). Contents : Part 1 – Canada; Part 2 – Florida; Part 3 – Mexico. "André Thevet was one of the most wid... View more info

Andrée Chedid

By: KNAPP, Bettina CHEDID, Andrée

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Rodopi , Amsterdam, 1984, ISBN:9062038859:

Seller ID: 83018


KNAPP, Bettina. Andrée Chedid. Amsterdam: Rodopi, 1984. First Edition. Pp (2),[1]-80,(2). 8vo, printed white card covers. Collection Monographique Rodopi en Littérature Française Contemporaine, sous la direction de Michael Bishop, numero I. Andrée Chedid (born in Cairo in 1925 of Lebanese and Egyptian parents) is a French writer and poet. Text in French. Very good. 25.00 View more info

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Anfruhr der Engel. in dj, in slipcase. signed. ltd ed. with print.

By: FRANCE, Anatole LEONHARD, Rudolf (ubertragen) EISLER, Georg MAYER, Hans (nachwort)

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Paul Zsolnay Verlag GmbH / Büchergilde Gutenburg, Wien, 1983, ISBN:3763228497:

Seller ID: 69622


(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", won... View more info

Angevin Legacy and the Hundred Years War. First Edition in dustjacket

By: VALE, Malcolm

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Basil Blackwell, Oxford, 1990, ISBN:0631132430:

Seller ID: 115458


VALE, Malcolm. The Angevin Legacy and the Hundred Years War 1250-1340. (Oxford) : Basil Blackwell, (1990). First Edition. Pp (4),[v]-xi,(3),[1]-317,(5). Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "In this fascinating history of Anglo-French relations in the century (12504340) before the Hundred Years War, Malcolm Vale examines the legacy of continental rule bequeathed by the Angevin Kings of England to their Plantagenet successors. Drawing on new material trom both English and French archives, he explores the sources of Anglo-French tension, some of which stemmed directly... View more info

Annals of a Fortress.

By: VIOLLET-LE-DUC, E.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston, Low, and Searle, London, 1875,:

Seller ID: 79468


VIOLLET-LE-DUC, E. Annals of a Fortress. Translated by Benjamin Bucknall. London : Sampson Low, Marston, Low, and Searle, 1875. Pp [i]-xv,(1),[1]-390,(2),colour frontis + 7 colour and 4 black-and-white plates. Many text illustrations. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering and illustration to spine, black lettering and gilt illustration to front board, bevelled edges. “The Fortress whose transmutations during successive ages are so vividly described in the following pages is an ideal one; its supposed situation is on the Cousin, an affluent of the Saône. The practical genius of the author indica... View more info

Annals of the Propagation of the Faith. Volume 19, Number 3, June and July 1942.

By: Society for the Propagation of the Faith) HUGHES, H.B.L

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Society for the Propagation of the Faith, Toronto, 1942,:

Seller ID: 84887


(Society for the Propagation of the Faith). The Annals of the Propagation of the Faith. Volume XIX, Number 3, June and July 1942. Toronto : (Society for the Propagation of the Faith), 1942. Pp (1),42-59,(1). Illustrated. Double Column. Large 8vo, illustrated blue stapled wrappers. Contents : “Thy Kingdom Come”; France: The Church in France, Hard Ht by War, Faces Up to its Big Task; Wartime Economies In The Missions; Spain: Having So Few Priests, is Becoming Like a Missionary Land; Poland is Carrying Religion into RussiaAgain; Portuguese Catholic Tradition in Ceylon (by Rev. Father H.B.L. H... View more info