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Balthus. in dj

By: BALTHIS ROY, Claude BALTHUS

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Gallimard, Paris, 1996, ISBN:2070112632:

Seller ID: 96660


(BALTHIS). ROY, Claude. Balthus. N.pl.: Mongraphies Gallimard, (1996). Pp (5),6-269,(3). Illustrated in Colour. 4to, black cloth, white lettering to spine. Count Balthasar Klossowski de Rola, better known as Balthus, was bornin Paris in 1908, and lived and worked in Switzerland. This study shows th e brooding art of this fascinating, contemporary artist. Text in French. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL APPLY DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Very good in dustjacket. 80.00 View more info

Balzac. First English Edition.

By: ZWEIG, Stefan. BALZAC, Honore de). ROSE, William and Dorothy, trans). FRIEDENTHAL, Richard, intro.].

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cassell & Company Limited, New York, 1947,:

Seller ID: 105892


(BALZAC, Honore de). ZWEIG, Stefan. Balzac. Translated by William & DorothyRose. [Introduction by Richard Friedenthal]. London: Cassell & Company Lim ited, 1947. First Printing. Pp. (4),v-xiii,(1),[1]-400,(2), portrait frontispiece, + 9 p. of plates (1 of which is folding). Illustrated in black and white. 8vo, pressed black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Contents: I. Youth and Early Efforts: 1. Childhood Tragedy; 2. Premature Questioning of Destiny; 3. The Novel Manufactory of Horace de St. Aubin & Co.; 4. Madame de Berny; 5. Business Interlude; 6. Balzac and Napoleon. II. Balzac at Work:... View more info

Baptist Movement in the Continent of Europe. Second Issue: Revised and Re-written

By: RUSHBROOKE, J. H.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Kingsgate Press, London, 1923,:

Seller ID: 112598


RUSHBROOKE, J. H. The Baptist Movement in the Continent of Europe. Second Issue: Revised and Re-written. London : The Kingsgate Press, 1923. Pp (6),vii-viii,(2),3-207,(1), frontispiece portrait. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Contents : Preface. Introduction.—The Baptist Movement in Europe : Its Far-reaching Success. Part I - Central Europe and Holland. 1. The Pioneer. 2. Germany : Progress and Consolidation. 3. Other German-speaking Lands : German Switzerland and Austria. 4. Holland : Providential Preparation: German and British Influence. 5. Poland : Germaian an... View more info

Barbary Corsairs. Fourth Edition

By: LANE-POOLE, Stanley Story of the Nations, Subscription Edition, Vol. 22 KELLEY, J. D. J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: T. Fisher Unwin, London, 1890,:

Seller ID: 111402


LANE-POOLE, Stanley. The Barbary Corsairs. With Additions by Lieut. J. D. J. Kelley, U.S. Navy. Fourth Edition. London : T. Fisher Unwin, (copyright 1890). Subscription Edition. Pp (10),[vii]-xviii,(2),[3]-316. Illustrated. Maps. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt and blue lettering to front board and spine. The Story of the Nations, Subscription Edition, Vol. 22. Contents : Introduction. 1. The Revenge of the Moors; 2. The Land of the Corsairs; Part I. - The Corsair Admirals; 3. Uruj Barbarossa. 1504-1515; 4. The Taking of Algiers. 1516-1518; 5. Kheyr-ed-din Barbarossa 1518-1530; 6. The Ottoman Nav... View more info

Barbizon Painters : Being the Story of the Men of Thirty. First Edition.

By: HOEBER, Arthur COROT, Jean Baptiste Camille) DAUBIGNY, Charles Francois) MILLET, Jean Francois)

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Frederick A. Stokes Company, New York, 1915,:

Seller ID: 101491


HOEBER, Arthur. The Barbizon Painters : Being the Story of the Men of Thirty. New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, MCMXV. First Printing (September 1915). Pp. (6),vii-xxiv,(2),3-296, frontispiece, + 51 p. of black and whiteplates. Illustrated. 8vo, brown cloth with rectangular pictorial paper onl y depicting Millet's "Going to Work" to front board, gilt lettering to front and spine. "The story of these 'Men of Thirty', as the 'Barbizon Painters' are sometimes called, is like some curious romance, almost unbelievable in the subsequent development; for their canvases, once ignored ... View more info

Baron d'Holbach : A Prelude to the French Revolution

By: WICKWAR, W.H. D'HOLBACH, Baron, Paul Henr- Thiry

Price: $40.00

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin, London, 1935,:

Seller ID: 100630


(D'HOLBACH, Baron, Paul Henry Thiry). WICKWAR, W.H. Baron d'Holbach : A Prelude to the French Revolution. London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd., (1935). First Printing. Pp. (6),[7]-253,(3). 8vo, blue cloth with gilt titles to spine, top edge dyed blue. Paul-Henri Thiry, Baron d'Holbach, b. December 8 1723, d. January 21 1789, was a Enlightenment era philosopher and scholar, who was a regular contributor to the Encyclopedie. Contents:Part One: D'Holbach's Life; An Essay in Reconstruction: 1. The Citizen of the World; 2. The Encyclopedist; 3. The Atheist; 4. The Moralist. Part Two: D'Holbach's Work:... View more info

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Basle and France in the Sixteenth Century : The Basle Humanists and Printers in Their Contacts with Francophone Culture. in dj

By: BIETENHOLZ, Peter G.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: University of Toronto, Toronto, 1971,:

Seller ID: 51457


BIETENHOLZ, Peter G. Basle and France in the Sixteenth Century : The Basle Humanists and Printers in Their Contacts with Francophone Culture. (Toronto): University of Toronto, (1971). Pp. 367. Large 8vo, tan cloth. Blindstampto title page, else vg. 70.00 View more info

Batiments de Guerre d'Aujourd'hui. no dj

By: LE MASSON, Henri

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Editions Maritimes et d'Outre Mer, 1965,:

Seller ID: 24257


LE MASSON, Henri. Batiments de Guerre d'Aujourd'hui. Paris : Editions Maritimes et d'Outre Mer, 1965. Pp 214. Illustrated. Sm oblong 8vo, blue cloth. Table des matières : 1. Porte-Avions; 2. Sous-Marins; 3. Croiseurs; 4. Escorteurs; 5. Navires pour Opérations Amphibes; 6. Petits Bâtiments de combat; 7. Bâtiments de soutien logistique. Vg. 20.00 View more info

Battle Report : The Atlantic War. [Vol II] in dj.

By: KARIG, Walter, Commander. BURTON, Earl, Lieutenant. FREELAND, Stephen L., Lieutenant.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Farrar & Rinehart, 1946,:

Seller ID: 54836


KARIG, Walter, Commander, USNR. Battle Report : The Atlantic War: [From theNeutrality Patrol to the Crossing of the Rhine]. With Lieutenant Earl Burt on, and Lieutenant Stephen L. Freeland. NY: Farrar & Rinehart, 1946. Pp 558+ LXXX [80] plates. 8vo, grey cloth. Law 0208. Battle Report Vol II. "This is the narrative of the American Navy in the Atlantic from the days of neu trality patrol to the crossing of the Rhine. Now the complete story can be told of duty in the frigid waters off Iceland and Greenland, the "Killer Groups" in the action that destroyed Germany's U-boat power, and ... View more info

Battleship Barham. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: JONES, Geoffrey P.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: William Kimber, London, 1979, ISBN:0718304160:

Seller ID: 100225


JONES, Geoffrey P. Battleship Barham. London: William Kimber, (1979). FirstUK Printing. Pp. (6),[7]-272. Illustrated in black and white. 8vo, navy bl ue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "From her vital part in the Fifth Battle Squadron, at the Battle of Jutland, as guardship of the German Fleet at Scapa, to the Sinn Fein troubles in Ireland, to France, West Africa and the West Indies, with the Mediterranean Fleet, and to Palestine and the Spanish Civil War, Barham was always to the fore. With the Second World War less than three months old, Barham on her way back to Britain was torpedoe... View more info

Battleships of World War I: An Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Battleships of all Nations 1914-1918. 1st in dj.

By: PRESTON, Antony

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Stackpole Books, Harrisburg, Pa., 1972,:

Seller ID: 76734


PRESTON, Antony. Battleships of World War I: An Illustrated Encyclopedia ofthe Battleships of all Nations 1914-1918. (Harrisburg, Pa.): Stackpole Boo ks, (1972). First American Printing. Pp. [1]-260. Illustrated with drawingsand black and white photos, double column. 4to, black cloth covers with go ld lettering to spine. "Battleships of World War I presents data, illustrations, and career notes for each and every battleship, documenting not only the roles of the bigger dreadnoughts and battle cruisers, but also the workof the older, more obscure predreadnoughts - which often saw a larger s... View more info

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Bearer of the Chosen Seed. First Edition

By: JESS, Cameron Royce

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Inscape Publications, 2003, ISBN:0973241403: 2003

Seller ID: 56412

ISBN: 0973241403


JESS, Cameron Royce. Bearer of the Chosen Seed. Illustrations by Caitilin W. Pelletier. Port Williams, Nova Scotia : Inscape Publications, 2003. First Edition. "Printed and bound in Canada by AGMV Marquis." Pp. (8),1-455. With 4 illustrations and a map in the text. 8vo (139 x 216 mm), brown and black art-illustrated cardcovers, with yellow & orange lettering to black spine. Cameron Royce Jess (b. 1943, Nova Scotia) was living near Halls Harbour at the time of publication. Caitilin W. Pelletier was living near Parrsboro at the time of publication. An his... View more info

Bearer of the Chosen Seed. First Edition, Signed

By: JESS, Cameron Royce

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Inscape Publications, 2003, ISBN:0973241403: 2003

Seller ID: 73787

ISBN: 0973241403


JESS, Cameron Royce. Bearer of the Chosen Seed. Illustrations by Caitilin W. Pelletier. Port Williams, Nova Scotia : Inscape Publications, 2003. First Edition. "Printed and bound in Canada by AGMV Marquis." Pp. (8),1-455. With 4 illustrations and a map in the text. 8vo (139 x 216 mm), brown and black art-illustrated cardcovers, with yellow & orange lettering to black spine. Cameron Royce Jess (b. 1943, Nova Scotia) was living near Halls Harbour at the time of publication. Caitilin W. Pelletier was living near Parrsboro at the time of publication. An his... View more info

Becoming a French Aristocrat : The Education of the Court Nobility, 1580-1715. in dj.

By: MOTLEY, Mark

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 1990, ISBN:0691055475:

Seller ID: 75748


MOTLEY, Mark. Becoming a French Aristocrat : The Education of the Court Nobility, 1580-1715. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, (1990). Pp. (2),[i]-x,[1]-241,(3). 8vo, blue cloth with dark blue gilt lettered title block to spine. "Focusing on the highest-ranking segment of the nobility, MarkMotley examines why a social group whose very essence was based on heredit ary status would need or seek instruction and training for its young. As the 'warrior nobility' adopted the courtly life epitomized by Versailles - with its code of etiquette and sensitivity to language and demeanor - edu... View more info

Beginning Studies in Gregorian Chant / Primo Anno di Canto Gregoriano / Premiere Annee de Chant Gregorien

By: CARDINE, Eugene, Dom. TORTOLANO, William

Price: $30.00

Publisher: G.I.A. Publications, Inc., Chicago, Illinois, 1988,:

Seller ID: 113765


CARDINE, Eugene, Dom. Beginning Studies in Gregorian Chant / Primo Anno di Canto Gregoriano / Premiere Annee de Chant Gregorien. Translated from the Italian and French editions, with editorial comments by William Tortolano, Mus. D. Chicago,Illinois : English edition published by G.I..A. Pblications,Inc., (1998). Pp (2),i-iv,1-74. 8vo, grey cloth, silver lettering to spine . Contents : Introduction: The spirituality and musicality of Gregorian Chant : A. Spirituality; B. Musicality. Chapter I: Gregorian Notation : A. Auxiliary elements of notation : 1. The staff; 2. Clefs; 3. Alterations; 4. Th... View more info

Behind a Mask. Or, Numa Roumestan.

By: DAUDET, Alphonse. CHAMPLIN, Virginia, trans.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Rand, McNally & Company, Publishers, Chicago, 1890,:

Seller ID: 106053


DAUDET, Alphonse. Behind a Mask. Or, Numa Roumestan. Translated from the French by Virginia Champlin. Chicago and New York: Rand, McNally & Company, Publishers, (1890). First thus printing [originally in 1881 by Lee & Shepard]. Pp. (4),vii-viii,[1]-312. 8vo, navy blue cloth wiht red borders and red decoration to front board, red lettering to front board and spine. A very good, tight copy. 35.00 View more info

Behind Closed Doors : Secret Papers on the Failure of Romanian-Soviet Negotiations, 1931-1932. First Edition in dustjacket

By: BACON, Walter M., Jr. (trans., intro.) Hoover Institution Publication 180 Hoover Archival Documentaries

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hoover Institution Press, Stanford University, Stanford, California, 1979, ISBN:0817968016:

Seller ID: 113649


BACON, Walter M., Jr. Behind Closed Doors : Secret Papers on the Failure ofRomanian-Soviet Negotiations, 1931-1932. Translated, with an introductory essay, by Walter M. Bacon, Jr. Stanford, California : Hoover Institution Press, Stanford University, (1979). First Edition. Pp (7),[viii[-xv,(3),[3]-212,(4). Map. Index. 8vo, brown cloth, gilt lettering to front board and cloth. Hoover Institution Publication 180. Hoover Archival Documentaries. "Behind Closed Doors: Secret Papers on the Failure of Romanian-Soviet Negotiations, 1931-1932 offers an array of primary source material now placed at ... View more info

Being and Having. A Translation by Katharine Farrer of Etre et Avoir.

By: MARCEL, Gabriel FARRER, Katharine

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Dacre Press, Westminster, 1949,:

Seller ID: 87619


MARCEL, Gabriel. Being and Having. A Translation by Katharine Farrer of Etre et Avoir. Westminster : Dacre Press, (1949). First Edition. Pp (4),1-240.8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Gabriel Honoré Marcel (1889-197 3) was a French philosopher, a leading Christian existentialist, and authorof about 30 plays. He focused on the modern individual's struggle in a tec hnologically dehumanizing society. George Parkin Grant (1918-1988) was a Canadian philosopher, teacher and political commentator, whose popular appealpeaked in the late 1960s and 1970s. He is best known for his nationalism, ... View more info

Belleisle, Nova Scotia 1680-1755: Acadian Material Life and Economy

By: LAVOIE, Marc Charles

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Museum, Halifax, 1987,:

Seller ID: 11212


LAVOIE, Marc Charles. Belleisle, Nova Scotia 1680-1755: Acadian Material Life and Economy. Curatorial Report Number 65. Halifax : Nova Scotia Museum, 1987. Pp (2),i-xviii,1-321,(1). Illustrated. Maps. Charts. 4to, black comb-bound, illustrated pale blue card covers “This thesis presents a functionalanalysis of the ceramics and glass remains excavated from two pre-expulsio n (circa 1680 to 1755) Acadian houses at Belleisle (BeDi-2), Annapolis County, Nova Scotia. The history of each artifact variety is traced, including manufacturing techniques, and distribution routes from the factories to t... View more info

Bells of Bicêtre. First American Edition in dustjacket.

By: SIMENON, Georges STEWART, Jean (trans.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., New York, 1964,:

Seller ID: 6994


SIMENON, Georges. The Bells of Bicêtre. (Translated by Jean Stewart). NY: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., (1964). First US Edition. Pp. 240. 8vo, blackcloth, gilt titles to spine. Very good in chipped, price-clipped dustjacke t. 30.00 View more info