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Augustan Ages. Elton association copy.

By: ELTON, Oliver Periods of European Literature series

Price: $120.00

Publisher: William Blackwood and ons, Edinburgh, 1899,:

Seller ID: 78062

ELTON, Oliver. The Augustan Ages. Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, 1899. Pp. [i]-xii,[1]-427,(1). 8vo, maroon cloth with gilt lettering and borders to spine. Volume Eight in the Periods of European Literature series, edited by Professor Saintsbury. Contents: 1. Prose of the Reign of Louis XIV:Thought, Learning, and Eloquence; 2. French Chronicle, Fiction and Poetry; 3. French Drama: Boileau and Criticism; 4. English Prose, 1660-1700; 5. En glish Verse from 1660 to 1700, and English Drama; 6. The English Augustan Writers; 7. The Decay of Latin: Germania; 8. Italy and the Peninsula; 9. Con... View more info

Ausone et Ses Amis

By: AYMONIER, Camille

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Delmas Éditeur, Bordeaux, 1935,:

Seller ID: 97474

AYMONIER, Camille. Ausone et Ses Amis. Bordeaux : Delmas Éditeur, 1935. Pp (8),9-147,(5). 8vo, brown wrappers, lettered in black and red. Ausone (ca 309/310-ca 394/395) was a professor and scholar from the Bordeaux region, best known for his poems in Latin. Contents : Présentation; Introduction; Bordeauc au IVe siècle; Vie d'Ausone; L'homme - son caractère; Les amis d'Ausone; Les collègues d'Ausone; Le poète; Le patriote bordelais; Appendice. Text in French. Wear to spine ends, tear to top spine, front inner hinge cracked, else very good. 30.00 View more info

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Aventures galantes de Jerome, Frere Capucin

By: NOUGARET, P.J.B. Vieux Bouquins Vieilles Histoires

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Gustave Davois Libraire, Paris, 1914,:

Seller ID: 26581

NOUGARET, P.J.B. Aventures galantes de Jérôme, Frère Capucin. Paris : Gustave Davois Libraire, 1914. Pp 80. 12mo, full calf, raised bands, giltstamped, t.e.g. Reprint of Haarlem 1797 edition. In the Vieux Bouquins - Vieilles Histoires series - limited to a maximum of 550 copies. Wear to spine ends and corners, a couple of small surface tears, else very good. 75.00 View more info

Avril au Bord de la Mer.

By: BURGART, Jean-Pierre.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cahiers d'Utopie, huit, Fonrenay-sous-Bois, Val de Marne, 1979, ISBN:2901167233:

Seller ID: 79340

BURGART, Jean-Pierre. Avril au Bord de la Mer. (Fonrenay-sous-Bois, Val de Marne) : Cahiers d'Utopie, huit, A l'Imprimerie Quotidienne, (1979). Pp (2),7-[156],(2). 8 vo, green card covers, french flaps. Red pen mark to p.12, else very good. Inscribed by the author. 30.00 View more info

Awake when all the world is asleep. 1st pr.

By: GHATAGE, Shree

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Anansi, 1997,:

Seller ID: 22418

GHATAGE, Shree. Awake when all the world is asleep : stories. (Concord, Ont.) : Anansi, (1997). First Printing. Pp (12),3-165,(1). 8vo, French wraps. "Shree Ghatage was born in Bombay, India, and now lives in St.John's, Newfoundland. She has won three awards in the Newfoundland and Labrador Arts andLetters Competition." - from the rear flap. Fine. 10.00 View more info

Away. First Edition, Signed


Price: $28.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1993, ISBN:0771086598:

Seller ID: 75488

URQUHART, Jane. Away. (Toronto) : McClelland and Stewart, (1993). First Printing. Pp. 356. 8vo, ill. card covers, french flaps. The Canadian author's third novel, set in Ireland and Canada, in the nineteenth century and present day. Vg. Signed, inscribed, and dated by the author on the title page. 28.00 View more info

Away. Second printing, signed


Price: $25.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1993, ISBN:0771086598:

Seller ID: 62768

URQUHART, Jane. Away. (Toronto) : McClelland and Stewart, (1993). Second Printing. Pp. 356. 8vo, ill. card covers, french flaps. The Canadian author'sthird novel, set in Ireland and Canada, in the nineteenth century and pres ent day. Vg. Author's signed gift inscription to the half-title. 25.00 View more info

Baby Mine. A farce comedy in three acts. First thus.

By: MAYO, Margaret. French's Standard Library Edition.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Samuel French, New York, 1924,:

Seller ID: 109147

MAYO, Margaret. Baby Mine. A farce comedy in three acts. New York: Samuel French, 1924. First thus printing. Pp. (2),3-118,(2). 8vo, decorated brown card covers with dark brown lettering to front cover and spine. A volume in the French's Standard Library Edition. Originally performed on Broadway in August, 1910, eventually seeing more than 200 performances. "'Baby Mine' isa farce comedy about young newlyweds, Zoie and Alfred Hardy, who have sepa rated after months of bickering. One issue that divides the couple is children, Alfred was eager to be a parent, Zoie not so much. After several m... View more info

Badass on a Softail. signed


Price: $12.00

Publisher: Goose Lane, 1997,:

Seller ID: 44557

RIGELHOF, T. F. Badass on a Softail. (Fredericton): Goose Lane, (1992). Pp.222. 8vo, ill. card covers, french flaps. Vg. Signed by the author on the half title. 12.00 View more info

Baie-James des Pissenlit. signed, als

By: BÉLAND, Jean

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Éditions Pierre Tisseyre, 2000, ISBN:2890517640:

Seller ID: 61694

BÉLAND, Jean. La Baie-James des "Pissenlit". Saint-Laurent, QC: Éditions Pierre Tisseyre, (2000). Pp. 135. Text in French. 12mo, ill. card covers, redtitles to black spine. The adventures of a young girl and her brother duri ng an Easter weekend spent in baie-James. Vg. Author's signed gift inscription to the ffep, in addition to a signed, handwritten letter from the author, laid in. 10.00 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


By: DONLAN, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Anansi Press Ltd., Concord, ON, 1993, ISBN:0887845401:

Seller ID: 62269

DONLAN, John. Baysville : Poems. (Concord, ON): Anansi Press, (1993). Pp. 63. 8vo, illustraed green card covers with french flaps. The Ontario-born author's second collection of poems. Vg. 10.00 View more info

Bear Who Stole the Chinook. extract only signed by publishing staff

By: FRASER, Frances PARKER, Lewis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: MacMillan Company of Canada Limited, 1959,:

Seller ID: 54784

FRASER, Frances. The Bear Who Stole the Chinook. Illustrated by Lewis Parker. Toronto: The MacMillan Company of Canada Limited, n.d. [ca 1959].Pp. 4. Small 8vo, red ill. card covers, french flaps. Not mentioned in Bibliography of Macmillan of Canada Imprints but see 1466 for the full book. An extract from the book of the same name, prepared as a Christmas greeting by the publisher. Each one was signed by a member of the Company, in this case Lloyd Elmer and Donald Sutherland, on the title page. Very good. 20.00 View more info

Beardsley et Wilde : Deux Essais.

By: WILDE, Oscar). BIRNBAUM, Martin. BIRNBAUM, Martin. BEARDSLEY, Aubrey

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Éditions de la Nouvelle Revue Critique, Paris, 1939,:

Seller ID: 79341

(WILDE, Oscar). BIRNBAUM, Martin. Beardsley et Wilde : Deux Essais. Paris :Éditions de la Nouvelle Revue Critique, 1939. First French Edition. Pp (8) ,3-[41],(3). 8vo, white cloth spine, pale blue paper covered boards, white lettering and border to front board. Contents : Aubrey Vincent Beardsley (Traduit par L.-M. Mitchell). Oscar Wilde : Fragments et Souvenirs (Traduit par Maurice Bec). Mikhail p.63-64. Spine a bit browned, edges rubbed, else very good. 20.00 View more info

Beautiful People

By: SAROYAN, William FRENCH, Samuel)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Samuel French, 1942,:

Seller ID: 63218

SAROYAN, William. The Beautiful People. A Play. NY: Samuel French, (copyright 1942). Acting Edition. Pp. (4),vii-xi,(1),3-118,(2). Small 8vo, grey printed card covers. "'The Beautiful People' was first performed at the LyceumTheatre in New York on Monday, April 21, 1941. It closed after 120 perform ances on Saturday, August 2, 1941." - from the introductory note. Spine andvery top edges slightly sunned, else vg. 35.00 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

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

Benedicte. miroir oblique. Signed and inscribed

By: CHEVALLIER, Suzanne-Bertrand.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: éditions saint-germain-des-prés, Paris, 1973,:

Seller ID: 79215

CHEVALLIER, Suzanne-Bertrand. Bénédicte. miroir oblique. (Paris) : éditionssaint-germain-des-prés, (1973). First Edition. Pp (4),5-[24]. Sm 8vo, red and white card covers. A small volume of poetry by this French poet. A finecopy. Inscribed by the author to Canadian poet Michael Bishop / Inscrit pa r l'auteur à le poète canadien Michael Bishop. 40.00 View more info

Bermuda's Sailors of Fortune. 2nd Printing

By: KENNEDY, Jean de Chantel, Sister

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Baxter's Book Shops, Hamilton, Bermuda, 1969,:

Seller ID: 55677

KENNEDY, Jean de Chantel, Sister. Bermuda's Sailors of Fortune. (Hamilton, Bermuda : Baxter's Book Shops, 1969). Second Printing. Pp. (8),5-155,(1) + 3 leaves of plates in text, 8 p. of plates and 1 folding map of St. George's at rear. Some other illustrations in the text. 8vo, art-illustrated whitecard covers with French flaps. Front cover gives the author as simply Jean Kennedy. See Hallett, Bermuda in Print : A Guide to the Printed Literature on Bermuda, 2nd ed., p.120. "The bulk of this book was published by the Be rmuda Historical Society in four issues of the Quarterly under the titl... View more info

Bernard Noel. pbk

By: WINSPUR, Steven. NOEL, Bernard). Collection Monographique Rodopi en Litterature Francaise Contemporaine 13. BISHOP, Michael).

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Editions Rodopi, Amsterdam, 1991, ISBN:9051833288:

Seller ID: 79121

WINSPUR, Steven. Bernard Noël. Amsterdam: Editions Rodopi, 1991. Pp. (6),[7]-75,(5). 8vo, printed white card covers. Collection Monographique Rodopi en Littérature Française Contemporaine, numéro XIII. Sous la direction de Michaël Bishop. Text in French. Very good. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be a bit cheaper than quoted. 30.00 View more info