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The Ritual Murder Libel and the Jew : The Report by Cardinal Lorenzo Ganganelli (Pope Clement XIV.). First Edition.

By: GANGANELLI, Lorenzo

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Woburn Press: 1935

Seller ID: 116507


GANGANELLI, Lorenzo. The Ritual Murder Libel and the Jew : The Report by Cardinal Lorenzo Ganganelli (Pope Clement XIV.). London : Woburn Press, [1935]. First Edition. Pp (14),15-[111],(2) + frontispiece + 2 illustrated plates. 8vo (190 x 251 mm), red cloth, with gilt lettering to spine. Lorenzo Ganganelli (Giovanni Vincenzo Antonio Ganganelli) (b. October 31, 1705 – d. September 22, 1774), was ordained as Pope Clement XIV on May 19, 1769, becoming head of the Catholic Church and ruler of the Papal States until his death in 1774. Cecil Roth, D.Phil., F.R.Hist... View more info

The Thornton Manuscript, Lincoln Cathedral MS. 91.

By: THORNTON, Robert

Price: $400.00

Publisher: London, England, The Scolar Press: 1975

Seller ID: 116591

ISBN: 082773431X


THORNTON, Robert. Thornton Manuscript, Lincoln Cathedral MS. 91. London, England : The Scolar Press, 1975. Introduction by Derek Stanley Brewer; Collation and Handwriting by Arthur Ernest Bion Owen. Pp. (6),vii-xxii,(2),1-321 double-sided reproductions,(1). Folio, (254 x 358 mm), grey cloth with gilt lettering in black title block to spine, top edges dyed grey. Robert Thornton (b. cica. 1418 – d. circa 1456) was a Yorkshire landowner. His efforts as an amateur scribe and manuscript compiler resulted in the preservation of many valuable works of Middle English literature. ... View more info

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The Wages of Fear

By: ARNAUD, Georges DALE, Norman, trans.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Star Book, published by Wyndham Publications, London, 1976, ISBN:0352397012: 1976

Seller ID: 113067

ISBN: 0352397012


ARNAUD, Georges. Wages of Fear. Translated by Norman Dale. (London) : A Star Book, published by Wyndham Publications, (1976). First Thus. Pp (6),7-142. Small 8vo (pocketbook, 109 x 175 mm), photo-illustrated black card covers, lettered in red & white. Georges Arnaud, né Henri Girald (b. July 16, 1917, Montpellier, France - d. March 4, 1987, Barcelona). "When No. 16 well of the Crude Oil Corporation's field blew its top, the only available explosive to halt the gushing blast of flame and smoke was nitroglycerine - and that was 300 miles away. Som... View more info

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The Willing Maid. Ace Giant G-382 Paperback Edition

By: RITCHIE, Cicero T. Ace Giant G-382

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ace Books, Inc., New York, 1958,: 1958

Seller ID: 47821


RITCHIE, Cicero T. The Willing Maid. New York : Ace Books, Inc., (1958). Pp. (6),7-320. Map in text. 12mo (107 x 163 mm), white art-illustrated. cardcovers, with yellow & white lettering to spine. An Ace Giant book G-382. Cicero Theodore Ritchie (b. 1914, Halifax, Nova Scotia - d. 1984). The first novel of this Halifax-born author, set in Acadia in 1741. "History comes alive in this tale of adventure." "Just to live in Boston in 1740, a city fearing invasion from the French in Canada, was dangerous enough. But young Corbet Si... View more info

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The Worker in Sandalwood

By: PICKTHALL, Marjorie L. C.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Charles Bush, Toronto, 1945,: 1945

Seller ID: 78319


PICKTHALL, Marjorie L. C. The Worker in Sandalwood. Toronto, &c : Charles Bush Limited, 1945. First Edition thus. Pp. (8) 1-18 (2). 12mo (122 x 157 mm), navy blue paper-covered boards, with off-white spine, wood-grained paper title label to front. Marjorie Lowry Christie Pickthall (b. September 14, 1883, Gunnersbury, London – d. April 22, 1922, Vancouver). Introduction, by Wilfrid C. Kettlewell & W. Harland Merry: "With our Season's Greetings we include, in the following pages, a Christmas story written by Marjorie L.C. Pickthall who, in her brief c... View more info

Theatre Complet de Octave Feuillet. Five Volumes.

By: FEUILLET, Octave.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Calmann Levy, Paris, 1894,:

Seller ID: 115251


FEUILLET, Octave. Théatre Complet de Octave Feuillet. Paris : Calmann Levy,Éditeur, 1894-1895. IN FIVE VOLUMES. I. Pp. (8),[3]-473,(3); II. Pp. (6),[ 3]-428,(2); III. Pp. (6),[3]-391,(3); IV. Pp. (6),[3]-449,(3); V. Pp. (6),[3]-399,(5). 8vo, rebound in uniform binding, marbled boards, red leather spine, gilt lettering and tooled decoration and five gilt-tooled raised bandsto spines, top edges gilt, green ribbon place-markers. Octave Feuillet, b. August 11, 1821, Saint-Lo, Normandy; d. December 29, 1890. Text in French. Volume I: Un Bourgeois de Rome -- Le Pour et le Contre -- La Crise -- Pé... View more info

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Théatre de Berquin. new ed.

By: French Drama] STAAL, G.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Garnier Fréres, 0,:

Seller ID: 37163


[French Drama]. Théatre de Berquin. Nouvelle Édition. Illustré de Nombreuses Vignettes Dessinées par G. Staal. Paris: Garnier Fréres, [ca. 1870]. Pp 513. 8vo, full calf, gilt and tooled, a.e.g. Heavily rubbed with wear to extremities, a few spots of soiling, light foxing to first 10 pages, presentation bookplate, else vg. 50.00 View more info

Theatre of Peretz

By: PERETZ, Issac Loeb) SHEFFER, Isaiah (adaptation) FRENCH, Samuel)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Samuel French, Inc., 1964,:

Seller ID: 66094


PERETZ, Issac Loeb). The Theatre of Peretz. A Dramatic Presentation from the Works of Isaac Loeb Peretz. Adapted for the Stage by Isaiah Sheffer. NY: Samuel French, Inc., (1964). Pp. 64. Small 8vo, grey card covers, black titles to front and spine. An anthology derived from the best of the collectedworks of Isaac Peretz, "The Father of Modern Yiddish Literature". Vg. 15.0 0 View more info

Théâtre Récits Nouvelles

By: CAMUS, Albert GRENIER, Jean QUILLOT, Roger PLEIADE

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Bibliothéque de la Pleiade, 1962,:

Seller ID: 51149


CAMUS, Albert. Théâtre Récits Nouvelles. Préface par Jean Grenier.Textes établis et annotés par Roger Quillott. [Paris]: Éditions Gallimard et Calmann-Lévy / Bibliothéque de la Pleiade, (1962). Pp. 2080. Text in French. Small 8vo, brown leather, green title block with gilt to spine, ribbon marker. Volume 161 of the Bibliothèque de la Pléiade. Tape marks to endpapers, else vg in rubbed glassine wrapper. 50.00 View more info

Théatre. 2 vols in dj

By: CLAUDEL, Paul PLEIADE MADAULE, Jacques PETIT, Jacques

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Bibliothéque de la Pleiade, 1967,:

Seller ID: 51151


CLAUDEL, Paul. Théatre. Textes et notices établis par Jacques Madaule et Jacques Petit. [Paris]: Éditions Gallimard et Calmann-Lévy / Bibliothéque de la Pleiade, (1967). Édition revue et augmentée. In two volumes. Pp. 1366; 1556. Text in French. Small 8vo, brown leather, green title block with gilt to spine, ribbon marker. Glassine wrapper. Volume 72 of the Bibliothèque de la Pléiade. Vg in dj and glassine wraps (some small chipsto edg, with section missing from top edge of the wrapper of Volume I). for the two volumes 120.00 View more info

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Theodosius: or, The Force of Love. A Tragedy. Marked with the Variations inthe Manager's Book, at the TheatreRoyal in Drury-Lane

By: LEE, Nathaniel

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, 1777,:

Seller ID: 1251


LEE, Nathaniel. Theodosius : or, The Force of Love. A Tragedy. Marked with the Variations in the Manager's Book, at the TheatreRoyal in Drury-Lane. London .: Printed for T.Longman, T.Lowndes, R.Ware, S.Bladon, T.Caslon, C.Corbett, and Wheildon and Co., 1777. Pp (4),[5]-[71],(1) adv. 12mo, modern plain wraps. Stratman 3269. Lee lived from 1649 to 1692. The play was first performed in 1680 and is based on a work of the French dramatist La Calprenade, entitled, Pharamonde. This edition is rare. Lacking frontispiece., else vg. 60.00 View more info

Theology of Swallows. First Edition, signed.

By: MANICOM, David.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oolichan Books, Lantzville, B.C., 1991, ISBN:0889821097:

Seller ID: 98651


MANICOM, David. Theology of Swallows. Lantzville, B.C.: Oolichan Books, 1991. First Edition. Pp [1]-90,(2). 8vo, illustrated tan card covers, French flaps, lettered in red and black. A book of poetry. “In this new book, Manicom contrasts the fact of personal happiness with a world where pain is moreoften than not the common measure. In poems that are richly musical, he me ditates on the paradox of being loved amidst the cruel histories of nations; of birth in the face of darkness; of family and community flourishing despite brutal social realities; of land and nature surviving dominant polit... View more info

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Therese, Philosophe, avec l'Histoire de Madame Bois-Laurier. Tome Premier: Therese, Philosophe, ou, Memoires Pour servir a l'Histoire de D. Dirrag, etde mademoiselle Eradice

By: BOYER, Jean-Baptiste de, Marquis d'Argens]

Price: $1,250.00

Publisher: Londres, 1785,:

Seller ID: 103020


[BOYER, Jean-Baptiste de, Marquis d'Argens, attributed to]. Thérèse, Philosophe, avec l'Histoire de Madame Bois-Laurier. Tome Premier: Thérèse, Philosophe, ou, Memoires Pour servir à l'Histoire de D. Dirrag, et de mademoiselle Eradice. Nouvelle Édition, ornée de vingt Figures. A Londres: n.pub., MDCCLXXXV [1785]. Pp. (6),[5]-131,(5), frontispiece, + 5 leaves of plates. Illustrated. Small 8vo, rebound in full brown calf with marbled Michallet endpapers, yellow and blue headbands, three gilt tooled borders to boards, giltdecoration, gilt lettering, and five raised bands to spine, top edge... View more info

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These Good Hands. A novel. First Edition

By: BRUNEAU, Carol.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Cormorant Books, Toronto, 2015, ISBN:9781770864276: 2015

Seller ID: 110569

ISBN: 177086427X


BRUNEAU, Carol. These Good Hands. [A novel]. (Toronto : Cormorant Books, 2015). First Printing. Pp. (8),[1]-311,(1). 8vo, decorated pale illustrated cardcovers with French flaps. With brown & black lettering to front cover & spine. Carol Bruneau (b. 1956, Halifax). "Set in the early autum of 1943 in Vichy France, 'These Good Hands' interweaves the stories of Camille Claudel, the French sculptor, and Solange Poitier, the fictional nurse who cared for her in the final days of her thirty-year incarceration in the Montdevergues Asylum. Claudel's biographers ... View more info

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Thief's Journal. 1st US in dj

By: GENET, Jean SARTRE, Jean-Paul, foreword FRECHTMAN, Bernard, trans.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Grove Press, 1964,:

Seller ID: 16391


GENET, Jean. The Thief's Journal. Foreword by Jean-Paul Sartre. Translated from the French by Bernard Frechtman. N.Y.: Grove Press, (1964). First Printing. Pp 268. 8vo, red cloth. Vg-fine in dj. 65.00 View more info

Things As They Are? Short Stories. Signed Paperback.

By: VANDERHAEGHE, Guy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1992, ISBN:0771086962:

Seller ID: 114111


VANDERHAEGHE, Guy. Things As They Are? : Short Stories. (Toronto) : McClelland and Stewart, (1992). First paperback Printing. Pp. (12),3-249,(5). 8vo,are illustrated gery card covers with red and black lettering to front cov er and spine, French flaps. Guy Clarence Vanderhaeghe, OC, SOM (b. April 5,1951, Esterhazy, Saskatchewan). Vanderhaeghe's third collection of short s tories. "These ten stories are diverse in character and situation, and reflect in one way or another the double-edged nature of our own subjective view of the world -- and of ourselves. These stories cross the terrain of ... View more info

Thirty Lyrics. Edited with Translations and Comments by Takeshi Saito.

By: SAITO, Takeshi (ed.)

Price: $160.00

Publisher: Sankaido, Tokyo , 1946,:

Seller ID: 96428


SAITO, Takeshi (ed.). Thirty Lyrics. Edited with Translations and Comments by Takeshi Saito. Tokyo : Sankaido, (1946). Second Printing, with corrections. Pp [i]-xiii,(1),[1]-178,(100),+ 8 pp plates. Index. 8vo, white wrapperswith French flaps. Includes poems by William Allingtom, William Blake, Edm und Blunden, Robert Bridges, Robert Burns, John Clare, Walter de la Mare, R.W. Dixon, John Donne, Robert Graves, J. Rudge Harding, Thomas Hardy, George Herbert, John Masefield, Stephen Phillips, J.H. Newman, Siegfried Sassoon, William Shakespeare, P.B. Shelley, James Stephens, Herbert Trench, Evelyn... View more info

Thirty Lyrics. Edited with Translations and Comments by Takeshi Saito.

By: SAITO, Takeshi (ed.). T SASSOON, Siegfried GRAVES, Robert BLUNDEN, Edmund

Price: $160.00

Publisher: Sankaido, Tokyo, 1946,:

Seller ID: 96518


SAITO, Takeshi (ed.). Thirty Lyrics. Edited with Translations and Comments by Takeshi Saito. Tokyo : Sankaido, (1946). Second Printing, with corrections. Pp [i]-xiii,(1),[1]-178,(100),+ 8 pp plates. Index. 8vo, white wrapperswith French flaps. Includes poems by William Allingtom, William Blake, Edm und Blunden, Robert Bridges, Robert Burns, John Clare, Walter de la Mare, R.W. Dixon, John Donne, Robert Graves, J. Rudge Harding, Thomas Hardy, George Herbert, John Masefield, Stephen Phillips, J.H. Newman, Siegfried Sassoon, William Shakespeare, P.B. Shelley, James Stephens, Herbert Trench, Evelyn... View more info

This Will Be Difficult To Explain and Other Stories. First Edition in dustjacket, signed.

By: SKIBSRUD, Johanna

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Hamish Hamilton Canada, Toronto, 2011, ISBN:9780670066308:

Seller ID: 103604


SKIBSRUD, Johanna. This Will Be Difficult To Explain and Other Stories. (Toronto): Hamish Hamilton Canada, (2011). First Printing. Pp. (8),3-169,(1). 8vo, white pebbled cloth with black lettering to spine. "Youth confronted with mutterings of old age, restlessness bound by the muddy confines of a backyard garden, callow hope coming up against the exigencies of everyday life -- these are the tensions that weave through the everyday existence of Skibsrud's characters. The often conflicting, sometimes overlapping desires for intimacy and for radical freedom come to life in the lyrical, probin... View more info

This, My Son : A Novel. Translated by Dr. A.S. Rappoport with the assistance of Miss M. Edwardes.

By: BAZIN, René.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hutchinson & Co., London , 1910,:

Seller ID: 97135


BAZIN, René. “This, My Son” : A Novel. Translated by Dr. A.S. Rappoport with the assistance of Miss M. Edwardes. London : Hutchinson & Co., n.d. [ca 1910?]. Pp [i]-vi,1-[288]. 8vo, white vellum paper spine, brown marbled paper covered boards, gilt lettering to maroon label to spine. René François Nicolas Marie Bazin (1853-1932) was a French novelist. Spine darkened, remnant of label/sticker removed from foot of spine, covers rubbed, edgeworn, heavy foxing to initial and ultimate leaves and fore-edge, else good. As is. 40.00 View more info