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My Merry Mornings: Stories from Prague
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My Merry Mornings: Stories from Prague

by Ivan; Theiner, George Klima

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Published
1985
ISBN
9780930523046
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First hardcover edition, with dust jacket, published by Readers International. A collection of short stories from the Franz Kafka Prize winning Czech author. 5-1/2" X 8", 154 pages. The dust jacket is intact and is not price clipped. Jacket has a horizontal line across the front panel - which would appear to be a printing issue with the coating on… Read more about this item
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King, Queen, Knave
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King, Queen, Knave

by Vladimir Nabokov

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Published
1968
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Hardcover first American edition, published by McGraw-Hill, 1968. Originally published in 1928, this is the 1968 English translation. The story of the marriage of Martha and Kurt Dreyer, and Martha's plans to murder Kurt. Stated 'First Edition' on the copyright page, along with the code 45715 printed on the same line. The dust jacket is intact, though it has been… Read more about this item
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Glory
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Glory

by Vladimir Nabokov

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Hardcover with dust jacket, published by McGraw-Hill, 1971. This is the book club edition. First published in 1932, this is the 1971 English language translation by Dmitri Nabokov. A somewhat autobiographical novel, the story of Martin Edelweiss and his family's escape from Russia. 205 pages, 6" X 8-1/2". The dust jacket is intact and has been protected with a clear,… Read more about this item
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Hippie
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Hippie

by Paulo Coelho

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Published
2018
ISBN
9780525655619
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First American hardcover edition, published by Knopf, 2018. Autobiographical novel based on Coelho's life experiences. The story of a young Brazilian man, his travel experiences, personal views, and the relationships he has along the way with those he meets. 284 pages, 5-3/4" X 8-1/2". The dust jacket is intact and is not price clipped. Stated First American edition on the… Read more about this item
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The Story of a Shipwrecked Sailor
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The Story of a Shipwrecked Sailor

by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

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Published
1986
ISBN
9780394548104
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First American hardcover edition, with dust jacket, published by Knopf, 1986. Marquez based this novel on the true story of Luis Velasco, who was a Columbian Navy sailor ho was washed overboard, appearing ten days later, washed up on a beach. Translated from the original Spanish by Randolph Hogan. 106 pages, 5-7/8" X 8-1/2". Blue cloth covered boards. The dust… Read more about this item
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Two Lives and a Dream
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Two Lives and a Dream

by Marguerite Yourcenar

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Published
1987
ISBN
9780374280192
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First American hardcover edition, published by Farrar, Strais and Giroux, 1987. Translated from the French by the author with Walter Kaiser. The dust jacket is not price clipped. Not a remainder copy. A collection of three novellas, all of which are set in the late Renaissance; 'An Obscure Man', 'Anna..Soror'. Also includes a lengthy 'Postfaces' section in which the author… Read more about this item
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Home Is the Sailor

Home Is the Sailor

by Jorge Amado; Harriet De Onis

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Published
1979
ISBN
9780380451876
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Mass market paperback edition, published by Avon, 1979. Originally published in Portuguese in 1961. There is a crease mark to the left side of the cover and some residue from where a price sticker was removed in the middle of the cover. No writing on the text pages, no former ownership marks, no creases to the spine. … Read more about this item
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Rickshaw: The Novel Lo-To Hsiang Tzu

Rickshaw: The Novel Lo-To Hsiang Tzu

by She Lao

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Published
1979-06
ISBN
9780824806163
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Trade paperback edition, published by the University of Hawaii Press, 1979. This is the translation by Jean M. James, This copy is not a library discard. No former ownership marks, no writing on the text pages. The binding is tight and square. No creases to the cover or spine. Just a couple dots of age tanning to the edges of… Read more about this item
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The Goncourt Brothers
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The Goncourt Brothers

by Richard B. Grant

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Edition
First
Published
1972
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First edition hardcover, with dust jacket. Published by Twayne, 1972. the dust jacket is intact and is not price clipped. Burgundy cloth covered sturdy boards, sewn binding. 5-1/4" X 8-1/4", 162 pages with Index, Bibliography, Notes. This is a thorough examination of the inseparable brothers, Edmond and Jules. Not only did they write several novels, they were… Read more about this item
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Conversations in Bolzano

Conversations in Bolzano

by Sandor Marai

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Published
November 4, 2004
ISBN
9780670915347
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Hardcover first edition, published by Viking, 2004. This is the UK edition. Translated by George Szirtes, this is only the second novel of Marai's to have been translated into English at the time of publication. 294 pages, 5-3/4" X 8-3/4". The dust jacket is intact and is not price clipped. No former ownership marks, no writing, this copy… Read more about this item
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The Unknown Masterpiece
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The Unknown Masterpiece

by Honore de Balzac

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Published
2000-08-31
ISBN
9780940322745
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Trade paperback edition published by New York Review Books Classics. This copy would appear to be an unread, unused copy. There are no creases to the cover or spine. It is not a remainder, not a library discard. No creases, no writing, no former ownership marks. There is a slight smudge mark on the edge of the text block, starting… Read more about this item
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The Man Who Married a Dumb Wife

The Man Who Married a Dumb Wife

by Anatole France

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Published
1915
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Hardcover edition, published by John Lane Company, New York, 1915. 4-3/4" X 7-1/2". Red cloth covered boards, 96 pages, illustrated with eight photographic plates. Translated by Curtis Hidden Page. No dust jacket. Some sun fading to the spine. Age tanning to the edges of the text, which should be expected considering the age of the book. There is a… Read more about this item
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Dessins de la Renaissance : Collection de la Bibliothèque nationale de France

Dessins de la Renaissance : Collection de la Bibliothèque nationale de France

by Gisèle; Beaumont-Maillet, Laure; Bouquillard, Jocelyn Lambert

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Published
2003
ISBN
9782717722741
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Hardcover edition published by Bibliotheque Nationale de France, 2003. French language edition. 9-3/4" X 11", 292 pages, sewn binding, copper cloth covered spine. No dust jacket, but I'm not certain if this edition was issued with a dust jacket. This is a thorough survey of the art collection of the National Library of France, with an emphasis on the… Read more about this item
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Acte 1 pour un nouveau musée : Nouveau Musée National Monaco

Acte 1 pour un nouveau musée : Nouveau Musée National Monaco

by Jean-Michel; Rosticher, Nathalie; Weiss, Allen-S; Collectif Bouhours

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Published
2004-05
ISBN
9782732432618
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French language edition, published by Editions De La Martiniere, 2004. 214 pages, illustrated throughout with color photos. Heavy coated stock covers, perfect bound, 8-3/4" X 11-3/4". This copy is not a library discard, not a remainder copy, no writing, no highlighting, no former ownership marks. The binding is tight and square. This a selection of the artworks held… Read more about this item
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