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Boze, Cos Polske : Alojzego Felinskiego

By: ZAKRZEWSKI, Bogdan FELINSKI, Alojzy)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Zaklad Narodowy imienia Ossolinskich, Wydawnictwo, Osslineum, Warszawa, 1987, ISBN:8304027410:

Seller ID: 61099


ZAKRZEWSKI, Bogdan. Boze, Cos Polske : Alojzego Felinskiego : Wydanie drugie uzupelnione. Warszawa: Zaklad Narodowy imienia Ossolinskich, Wydawnictwo, Ossolineum, 1987. Pp. 63 + 16 p of plates. 8vo, illustrated green card covers with french flaps. A volume on Alojzy Felinski's 1816 nationalist hymn, "Boze, Cos Polske" (God Save Poland), written in commemoration of the creation of a new Polish kingdom after the fall of Napoleon. Text in Polish. Faint creasing, else vg. 35.00 View more info

Brawl. First Edition.

By: BESSETTE, Gerard French Writers of Canada LEBEL, Marc, trans. SUTHERLAND, Ronald, trans.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harvest House, Montreal, 1976, ISBN:088772227x:

Seller ID: 101072


BESSETTE, Gérard. The Brawl. Translated by Marc Lebel and Ronald Sutherland. Montreal: Harvest House, (1976). First thus printing. Pp. (6),7-230,(10).8vo, blue cloth with gilt titles to spine. A volume in the French Writers of Canada series. Gérard Bessette (b. February 25, 1920, Sainte-Anne-de-Sabrevois, Quebec - d. February 21, 2005, Kingston, Ontario). "Jules Lebeuf istwenty-nine. After having spent some time working in the textile industry in Boston, he returned to Montreal to study for his advanced degree. He spends from midnight until eight in the mronign sweeping streetcars at the... View more info

Breath of Spring

By: COKE, Peter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Samuel French Limited, 1959,:

Seller ID: 63620


COKE, Peter. Breath of Spring. A Comedy. L: Samuel French Limited, (1959). French's Acting Edition. Pp. 79. With one plate. 8vo, blue card covers. With copyright sticker from Samuel French (Canada) Limited affixed opposite page 1. Slightly bowed, browning to the edges, a few water spots to the front, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Bridge. 1st US

By: KAFKA, Franz MUIR, Willa (trans.) MUIR, Edwin (trans.) GALERON, Henri

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Schocken Books, 1983,:

Seller ID: 47455


KAFKA, Franz. The Bridge. Translated by Willa and Edwin Muir. Illustrated by Henri Galeron. NY: Schocken Books, (1983). First US Edition. Pp. [19], unpaginated. Small 8vo, ill. paper covered boards. Translated from the French : Le pont. Originally published in German as : Die Brücke. Bookstore stamp to rear paste-down, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Brief Candle

By: POWEL, Robert Hare FRENCH, Samuel)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Samuel French, 1937,:

Seller ID: 63217


POWEL, Robert Hare. Brief Candle. A Romantic Comedy in Three Acts. NY: Samuel French, (copyright 1937). Second revision. Pp. 107. Small 8vo, blue printed card covers. Original price 75 cents. Sunning to the spine and edges, price expunged with small red stamp to the front, else vg. 25.00 View more info

Brief Music : A Sentimental Comedy

By: LAVEY, Emmet FRENCH, Samuel)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Samuel French, 1940,:

Seller ID: 63213


LAVEY, Emmet. Brief Music : A Sentimental Comedy. NY: Samuel French, (copyright 1940). Revised and re-written. Pp. 131. Small 8vo, grey printed card covers. Narrow band of sunning to the front cover at the fore-edge, else vg.35.00 View more info

Brief Music : A Sentimental Comedy

By: LAVERY, Emmet

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Samuel French, New York, 1940,:

Seller ID: 63534


LAVERY, Emmet. Brief Music : A Sentimental Comedy. NY: Samuel French, Inc.,(1940). Pp. (i)-x,(1)-131, + 3 p. of ads and 1 plate. Small 8bo, printed g rey card covers. The New York-born playwright's first work "that does not deal with a religious theme", that was first directed byAlbert McCleery under a different title ("Lark on the Wing"). Minor nicking to head of spine, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Broken Record Technique. signed pbk.

By: HENDERSON, Lee

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Penguin Books, Toronto, 2002, ISBN:0141005688:

Seller ID: 77991


HENDERSON, Lee. The Broken Record Technique . (Toronto): Penguin Books, (2004). Pp. (12),[1]-268,(8). 8vo, illustrated cream card covers with french flaps. A collection of short stories by the Vancouver-residing author. Stories in this collection include: "Attempts at a Great Relationship", "Mirage/Fata Morgana", "Spines a Length of Velcro", "Shaved Temple", "Sheep Dub", "Any Number of Reasons to Act as One Does, Under the Circumstances", "The Runner After John Cheever", "The Unfortunate", "Highlights from the Young Boyvs. the... View more info

Broken Shore. First Canadian Edition in dustjacket.

By: LANOUX, Armand DAVENTRY, Alan, trans.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Clarke, Irwin, Toronto , 1965,:

Seller ID: 15772


LANOUX, Armand. The Broken Shore. Translated from the French by Alan Deventry. Toronto - Vancouver : Clarke, Irwin, & Company Limited, (1965). First Edition. Printed in the US. Pp (8),9-286,(2). 8vo, blue cloth spine, mustardpaper-covered boards, mauve lettering to spine. Armand Lanoux (b. October 24, 1913, Paris - d. March 23, 1983 Champs-sur-Marne). A translation of Quand la mer se retire published in 1963., winner of the Prix Goncourt for that year. "Winner of France's most important literary award, the Prix Goncourt, this beautifully written, perceptive novel of a soldier's return to h... View more info

Broken Vessel : Thirty-five Days in the Desert. First Edition

By: THURSTON, Harry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Gaspereau Press, Kentville, NS, 2007, ISBN:155447034x: 2007

Seller ID: 74238

ISBN: 155447034X


THURSTON, Harry. Broken Vessel : Thirty-five Days in the Desert. (Kentville, NS, Canada) : Gaspereau Press, Printers & Publishers, 2007. First Printing. Pp. (48). Unpaginated. 8vo (128 x 202 mm), printed cream card covers with French flaps, with black lettering to spine. Harry Kenneth Thurston (b. March 3, 1950, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia). The prolific Nova Scotia poet's collection of poems inspired by his stay in the Eastern Sahara in the early part of 2000. "In January 2000, I travelled to the Egyptian oasis of Dakhleh – the “Inner” oasis – in th... View more info

Broken Vessel : Thirty-five Days in the Desert. First Edition, Signed.

By: THURSTON, Harry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Gaspereau Press, Kentville, NS, 2007, ISBN:155447034x: 2007

Seller ID: 115107

ISBN: 155447034X


THURSTON, Harry. Broken Vessel : Thirty-five Days in the Desert. (Kentville, NS, Canada) : Gaspereau Press, Printers & Publishers, 2007. First Printing. Pp. (48). Unpaginated. 8vo (128 x 202 mm), printed cream card covers with French flaps, with black lettering to spine. Harry Kenneth Thurston (b. March 3, 1950, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia). The prolific Nova Scotia poet's collection of poems inspired by his stay in the Eastern Sahara in the early part of 2000. "In January 2000, I travelled to the Egyptian oasis of Dakhleh – the “Inner” oasis – in ... View more info

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Brook Watson of Beauséjour. First Edition in dustjacket

By: EDWARDS, C.A.M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1957,:

Seller ID: 82665


EDWARDS, C.A.M. Brook Watson of Beauséjour. Illustrated by Vernon Mould. Toronto : The Ryerson Press, (1957). First Printing. Pp (8),1-183,(1). 8vo, light brown cloth, darker brown lettering to spine. Charles Austin McNally Edwards, (b. 1917, Toronto - d. 2006). A juvenile novel set during the Acadian deportation. "The story of Brook Watson reminds us of the legend of DickWhittington. Left a penniless orphan at the age of ten in England, he was sent to a distant relative in Boston, Mass., and from there to the West Indies. While swimming in the harbour in Havana, a shark bit oft his right... View more info

Bruit d'eau.

By: SCHNEIDER, Jean-Claude

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Deyrolle Éditeur, Paris, 1993, ISBN:2908487276:

Seller ID: 79181


SCHNEIDER, Jean-Claude. Bruit d'eau. [Paris] : Deyrolle Éditeur, 1993. First Trade Edition. Pp (6),7-80,(8). 8 vo, off-white card covers, black and blue lettering, illustration to front covers. A book of poetry. Very good. Inscribed by the author to Canadian poet, Michael Bishop, with Prof. Bishop'smarginal markings throughout / Inscrit par l'auteur à le poète canadien, M ichael Bishop, avec les taches marginales du Prof. Bishop partout. 30.00 View more info

Bruits de Langues. Signed

By: NOEL, Bernard.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Talus d'approche, 1980, ISBN:2940055076:

Seller ID: 79902


NOEL, Bernard. Bruits de Langues. N.pl.: Talus d'approche, (1980). First Edition. Pp (10),1-44,(13). 8vo, off-white card covers, printed in brown. Limited to 700 copies. Bernard Noël is a French writer and poet, born in 1930. Some edgewear, else very good. Inscribed by the author to Canadian poet and scholar Michael Bishop, with his marginal markings and notes throughout. 50.00 View more info

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Budapest AA338. First American Edition in dustjacket.

By: VAJDA, Stephan PRICE, Francis, trans.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Doubleday, 1963,:

Seller ID: 38783


VAJDA, Stephan. Budapest AA338. Translated from the French by Francis Price. Garden City, New York : Doubleday & Co., 1963. First American Edition. Pp (6),[1]-233,91). 8vo, tan cloth, black lettering to spine. Stephan Vajda (b. 1926, Budapest - d. 1987? ) was living in Vienna at the time of publication. Very good in rubbed, nicked unclipped dustjacket. 30.00 View more info

Bulletin de la Société Littéraire et Historique de la Brie. Vingt-septième volume

By: Société Littéraire et Historique de la Brie)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Société Littéraire et Historique de la Brie, Meaux, 1970,:

Seller ID: 100105


(Société Littéraire et Historique de la Brie). Bulletin de la Société Littéraire et Historique de la Brie. Vingt-septième volume. Meaux : Société Littéraire et Historique de la Brie. 1970. Pp (1),2-70,(2). Illustrated. Map. 8vo, pale green stapled card covers. Contents : (1) Introduction, par Monsieur André Endres. (2) Les ballons montés du siège de 1870, par Monsieur le Dr Vre Jean Durieux. (3) Tribadou, par Monsieur Maurice Lecomte. (4) Le cabinet de Bossuet, par Monsieur André Endrès. (5) Les cloches du canton de Coulommiers, par Monsieur Pierre Noël. (6) Vente judiciaire d'... View more info

Bullshot Crummond

By: HOUSE, Ron, Diz WHITE, et al WHITE, Diz NEVILLE-ANDREWS, John SHEARMAN, Alan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Samuel French Inc., New York, 1974, ISBN:0573606455:

Seller ID: 63552


HOUSE, Ron, Diz WHITE, et al. Bullshot Crummond : A Comedy in Two Acts ; byRon House, Diz White, John Neville-Andrews, Alan Shearman and Derek Cunnin gham ; based on an idea by Ron House and Diz White. NY: Samuel French Inc.,(1974). Pp. (1)-68,[4]. 8vo, printed stapled yellow card covers. Includes set and costume information at rear. Vg. 25.00 View more info

Burning Fiery Furnace : Second Parable for Church Performance. Set to Music by Benjamin Britten, Op.77.

By: PLOMER, William BRITTEN, Benjamin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Faber Music Ltd., London, 1966,:

Seller ID: 5776


PLOMER, William. The Burning Fiery Furnace : Second Parable for Church Performance. Set to Music by Benjamin Britten, Op.77. London : Faber Music Ltd., (1966). First Edition. Pp. 38. 8vo, light green printed cardcovers, red and black titles to front, french flaps. Slight smudging to spine, else verygood. 20.00 View more info

C'est aujourd'hui toujours, 1947-1998. signed pbk.

By: JOUFFROY, Alain ONFRAY, Michel, preface

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Gallimard, Paris, 2005, ISBN:2070306224:

Seller ID: 72402


JOUFFROY, Alain. C'est aujourd'hui toujours, (1947-1998) . Préface de Michel Onfray. Paris: Gallimard Poesie, (2005). Pp. (2),[1]-350. Small 8vo, illustrated white card covers. A collection of poems by the prolific French poet. Sticker ghost to front, else vg. Signed and dated with an extensive inscription from Jouffroy on the half-title leaf. 40.00 View more info

C'est pour quand le paradis...

By: LeBOUTHILLIER, Claude

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Éditions d'Acadie, 1984,:

Seller ID: 45564


LeBOUTHILLIER, Claude. C'est pour quand le paradis... (Moncton): Éditions d'Acadie, (1984). Pp. 246. Text in French. 8vo, green ill. card covers. Small sticker residue to rear cover, else vg. 6.50 View more info