Schiffahrts Verlag "Hansa: C. Schroedter & Co., Hamburg, 1964,
Seller ID: 55467
(German Shipping). 100 Jahre Schiffahrt Schiffbau Häfen "Hansa" Schiffahrt Schiffbau Häfen 1864-1964. Hamburg: Schiffahrts Verlag "Hansa" C. Schroedter & Co., (1964). Pp. 224, (M1)-M262. 4to, sailcloth. A hundred years of shipping and shipbuilding in Germany. Vg. 50.00 View More...
POPE, Dudley. 73 North : The Defeat of Hitler's Navy. Foreword by Admiral of the Fleet, Lord Tovey. Philadelphia, PA: J. B. Lippincott, (1958). Pp. 288 + 16 p. of plates. 8vo, red cloth spine with patterned grey paper coveredboards. Law 0511 On New Years' Day, 1943, Adolf Hitler declared "this mean s the passing of the High Seas Fleet", when he ordered the scrapping of thewhole of the German surface fleet. This volume details the Battle of the B arents Sea, whose events led to Hitler's decision to abandon the German navy. Light marginalia, top edge a bit dusty, else very good in lightl... View More...
EISELT, Marianne & H.A. A Hiking Guide to New Brunswick. (Fredericton, New Brunswick) : Goose Lane, (1991). First Printing. "Printed and bound in Canada by Hignell Printing". Pp -228,(4). With many maps in the text. 8vo (108 x 184 mm), photo-illustrated glossy card covers, with cream lettering to covers & spine.
Marianne Eiselt, née ? (b. 1951) and Dr. Horst A. Eiselt (b. 1950, Germany ?) were living in Fredericton at the time of publication. There is a colour photo of them on the rear cover.
Before You Start Out.
Hiking Regions of New Brunswick.
I. Saint John ... View More...
MacLEAN, Don. A Little Thing I Tied Myself : Stories of Atlantic Canadian Fly Tiers . (Halifax, NS) : Nimbus Publishing, (2006). First Edition. "Printed and bound in Canada". Pp (6),-138, + 8 pages of colour photos of flies at rear. With 100 b&w photos as well as some other illustrations in the text. 8vo (158 x 222 mm), photo-illustrated glossy card covers, with black lettering to rear cover & spine, with black, red, & white lettering to front cover.
Don MacLean (b. 1954) was living in Nova Scotia at the time of publication. There is a colour photo of him on the rear cover.
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G.P. Putnam's Sons, New York, 1943, : 1943
Seller ID: 90696
BEECHAM, Thomas, Sir. A Mingled Chime : An Autobiography by Sir Thomas Beecham, Bart. New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1943). Second American Printing. "Manufactured in the United States of America". Pp (8),-330,(2). 8vo (160 x 233 mm), blue cloth, with gilt lettering to spine.
Sir Thomas Beecham, 2nd Baronet, CH (b. April 29, 1879, St Helens, Lancashire – d. March 8, 1961, London) was an English conductor and impresario, and was a major influence on the musical life of Britain. There is a b&w photo of him on the rear jacket panel.
2. Early Childhood.
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O'BRIEN, J.W., Rev. A Parson Reminisces : A Melange of Recollections and Reflections. Sackville, New Brunswick : "Published by The Tribune Press Limited", n.d. [circa 1957]. First Edition. Pp (4),5-108,+ 1 plate : a b&w photo of Rev. O'Brien. 8vo, textured mustard cardcovers, black lettering to front cover, blank spine. O'Brien (b. Nappan, Cumberland County). Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana : An Annotated Bibliography 4565. Not in Watters, Rhodenizer, Laugher, or Hallett, Bermuda in Print : A Guide to the Printed Literature on Bermuda, 2nd ed. Preface; 1. The Old Home; 2. Amherst & High S... View More...
GOLLANCZ, Hermann, Rev. A Ramble in East Anglia. London : Wertheimer, Lea & Co., 1898. First edition thus. Pp -35,(1). With some b&w illustrations and a map of Norwich's Jewish Quarter in the text. 8vo (174 x 249 mm), re-bound in modern blue buckram, with gilt lettering to spine.
Reverend Hermann Gollancz, M.A.
Sir Hermann Gollancz (b. 1852, Bremen Germany – d. October 15, 1930, London).
Reprinted from the Transactions of the Jewish Historical Society of England, vol. 2, 1896.
1. Disused Jewish Cemeteries.
2. Moyse's Hall, Bury St. Edmunds.
3. The Norwich Jewry.
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BRINGHURST, Robert. A Story as Sharp as a Knife. The Classical Haida Mythtellers and Their World. Introduced by Margaret Atwood. Illustrated by Don Yeomans. London : The Folio Society, 2015. First Folio Edition. Printed in Germany. Pp (4),v-xxi,(5),3-534,(2). Illustrated throughout with photos (both colour and b&w), maps and the art of Yeomans. 8vo (164 x 252 mm), art-illustrated light brown cloth, with black lettering to spine.
Robert Bringhurst, O.C. (b. October 16, 1946, Los Angeles).
Don Yeomans (b. 1958, Prince Rupert, British Columbia).
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W. W. Norton and Company, Inc., New York, 1968, : 1968
Seller ID: 59324
JHABVALA, Ruth Prawer. A Stronger Climate : 9 Stories. New York : W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., (1968). First US Printing. Pp (14),11-214,(6). 8vo, purple cloth spine with navy blue paper-covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, CBE (b. May 7, 1927, Cologne, Germany – d. April 3, 2013, New York City) was a German-born British and American novelist. A collection of nine short stories by the Indian author. "The nine stories in A Stronger Climate represent her second collection. Once again she proves her mastery as she probes Indian sociey, revealing its comedy, its... View More...
DREISER, Theodore. A Traveler at Forty ; illustrated by W. Glackens. NY: Century, 1913. Pp. , (1)-526. Frontis.  leaves of plates. 8vo, red cloth, with imprinted gilt title plate to front board, t.e.g. Contents: I) Barfleur Takes Me In Hand ; II) Miss X ; III) At Fishguard ; IV) Servants and Politeness ; V) The Ride to London ; VI) The Barfleur Family ; VII) A Glimpse of London ; VIII) A London Drawing-Room ; IX) Calls ; X) Some More About London ; XI) The Thames ; XII) Marlowe ; XIII) Lilly: A Girl of the Streets ; XIV) London; the East End ; XV) Enter Sir Scorp ; XVI) A Christmas Cal... View More...
DUNMORE, Spencer. Above and Beyond : The Canadians' War in the Air, 1939-45. (Toronto, Ontario) : McClelland & Stewart, (1996). First Printing. "Printed and bound in Canada". Pp (6),[vii]-ix,(5),-384,(4) + 16 pages of b&w photos. 8vo (161 x 235 mm), blue paper-covered boards & spine, with gilt lettering to spine.
Spencer Dunmore (b. Dec 12, 1928, Hamilton, Ontario - d. Dec. 14, 2019, Burlington, Ontario) was living in at the time of publication. There is a b&w photo of him on the rear jacket flap.
"From the first skirmishes over Europe in September 1939, Canadian airmen served in alm... View More...
(Automotive - Racing _ Castrol). Achievements 1963. L: Castrol Limited, 1963. Pp. 47. Illustrated. Oblong 8vo, stapled ill. card covers. A yearly publication by Castrol which includes reports on European Rally driving, motorcycle Grand Prix and various other classes of competitive racing. Includes many black & white photographs of the particpants and their vehicles on manyof the circuits such as Germany's Nürburgring and Britain's Oulton Park. V g. 20.00 View More...
VON TROTT ZU SOLZ, Clarita. Adam von Trott zu Solz : Eine Lebensbeschreibung. [Berlin] : Edition Hentrich, (1994). First Edition. Pp (7),8-238,(2). Illustrated with some b&w photos in the text. 8vo [158 x 242 mm], photo-illustrated green card covers, lettered in black & white.
Friedrich Adam von Trott zu Solz (b. August 9, 1909 in Potsdam - d. August 26, 1944, Berlin-Plötzensee).
A study written by his wife Clarita von Trott zu Solz, née Tiefenbacher (b. September 19, 1917, Hamburg - d. March 28, 2013, Berlin).
Einleitung - Adam von Trott zu Solz. Vorwort. I. Kindheit ... View More...
TAYLOR, Kressmann. Address Unknown. New York : Simon and Schuster, 1939. Pp(64). 8vo, black cloth pine, grey paper covered boards, red lettering to f ront cover, white envelope vignette to front board and white lettering to spine. Foreword by Whit Burnett, editor of Story Magazine. "In this dramaticseries of letters (between an American living in San Francisco and his for mer business partner who returned to Germany) American writing has been enriched by one of those rarities in the field of literature, a perfect short story. Further, it is one of those inevitable stories, so significantly... View More...
(ABDESSEMED, Adel). Adel Abdessemed : Je suis innocent. Organized by Philippe-Alain Michaud. Published on the occasion of the exhibition presented at the Centre Pompidou, Galerie Sud, from October 3, 2012 to January 7, 2013. (Gottingen, Germany) : Steidl / (Paris) : Centre Pompidou, (2012). First Edition. Pp (6),7-247,(1). Illustrated. 4to, illustrated white paper covered boards, black lettering to front board and spine.
Adel Abdessemed, (born 1971 in Constantine, Algeria) is a conceptual artist who lives and works in Paris, France.
Alfred Vacquement's "Foreword";
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DOW, Leslie Smith. Adèle - La Misérable : Das Leben der Tochter von Victor Hugo. (München): Knesebeck, (1997). First thus printing. "Printed in Germany". Pp (10),-,(6). With a few b&w photos in the text. 8vo (134 x 207 mm), cream paper-covered boards, with purple lettering to spine.
Text in German. Originally published by Goose Lane Editions in 1993.
"Als Victor Hugo 1885 starb, überlebte ihn aus seiner Familie allein eine unbekannte Tochter mit Namen Adèle. Die Öffentlichkeit war schockiert über die Nachricht, daß sie in einer Irrenanstalt für Damen der besseren Gesellschaft vo... View More...
HISLAM, Percival A. . The Admiralty of the Atlantic. An Enquiry into the Development of German Sea Power Past, Present, and Prospective . L.: Longman's Green & Co., 1908. Pp (4),[v]-xvi,1-214,(1, ads),(1) frontispiece + 15 leaves of plates + fldg map at rear. 8vo, gilt decorated blue cloth. Chapters: 1. The Inception of the German Navy; 2. The Development of German Sea-Po wer; 3. The German Navy To-day: The Battle Fleet; 4. The German Navy To-day: Cruisers and Torpedo Craft; Shipbuilding Resources; 5. German Shipbuilding Resources; 6. The North Sea Amphitheatre; 7. Naval Policy and Our Naval B... View More...
POTTER, Tully. Adolf Busch : The Life of an Honest Musician. Volume One: 1891-1939. Volume Two: 1939-52. (London) : Toccata Press, (2010). First Edition. Pp (13),14-702,(2); (8),705-1423,(7). Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spines. Adolf Georg Wilhelm Busch (b August 8, 1891, Siegen, Westphalia – d. June 9, 1952, Guilford, Vermont). Tully Potter (b. 1942, Edinburgh). "Adolf Busch (1891-1952) was not only an all-round musician; he was also a moral beacon in troubled times. Now remembered as the first violin of the Busch String Quartet, which he founded in 1912, he wa... View More...
Herausgegeben vom Cigaretten/Bilderdienst, Hamburg / Bahrenfeld, 1936,
Seller ID: 86594
(HITLER, Adolf). Adolf Hitler : Bilder dem Leben des Fuhrers. Hamburg / Bahrenfeld : Herausgegeben vom Cigaretten/Bilderdienst, (1936). Pp (8),9-132,(4). Colour Frontis. Tipped-in Black-and-white Photographs. 4to, white clothspine, red paper covered boards, gilt lettering to front board and spine. With hundreds of tipped-in plates issued by the cigarette company, though too big to have come in the actual packages. Text in German. Spine ends and corners worn, outer hinges cracked, rear inner hinge cracked, unevenly sun-faded, else a good copy, with all the plates. As is. 200.00 View More...