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1 ACKERMANN. Baldwin - Editor Pazifische Rundschau: 10, November 1970
Vancouver, BC Ackermann's Advertising & News Service Ltd. 1970 6.Jahrgang, No. 86 Newspaper VG+ Newspaper 16.5" by 23" 
Largest German language publication [newspaper] on the Pacific. Complete, 16pp, news features, photo illustrated, advertising. Original folds. VG+ condition, withount defects. Weight, 106g. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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2 ADAM, Ingrid and PREUSS, Gisela Meyers Handbuch Uber Die Literatur: Ein Lexicon Der Dichter Und Schriftsteller Aller Literaturen
Mannheim Bibliographisches Institut 1970 2., Neu Bearbeitete Auflage Cloth Very Good  No Dustjacket Reference 9" Tall 
German language text. Dictionary-style reference work on world literature. 987pp, illustrated. Bright, white interior. Solid binding, no weakness to hinges. Some wear to cloth along outer hinges /spine, but no weakening. College library stamp on ffep but no other marks, internal or external. Very heavy book weighing 1.41kg  
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 ADORNO, Theodor W. Berg: Der Meister Des Kleinsten Ubergangs
Vienna Elisabeth Lafite 1968 First Edition Illust. Paper-Covered Boards Near Fine  No Dustjacket Issued 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Last book by celebrated musicologist, Theodor Adorno, on the Austrian Composer and atonalist, Alban Berg. Bright, fresh interior with solid binding. Only wear evident is at the tips of the corners of the spine, otherwise, bright, clean exterior. German language text.  
Price: 80.00 USD
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4 ALLEN, Johannes Het Schuilt in Ons Allen
Den Haag Ad. M. C. Stock First Edition [presumed] Hardcover Good VG  No Dustjacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Alfred Mazure 
Geautoriseerde Nederlandsche vertaling uit het deensch van Dr. Annie Posthumus. Undated, but 1946. Dutch language text. 192pp, illustrated by Alfred Mazure, color plates and in-text illustration. Interior is very clean, plates are bright. Text, printed on cheap postwar paper, is browing uniformly.Sopund binding, no weakness to hinges. Illustrated front board is bright and clean. Sound cloth spine. Solid copy. Weight, 450g.  
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 ALMAN, Karl Wolfgang Luth: Der Erfolgreichste U-Boot-Kommandant Des Zweiten Weltkrieges
Friedberg Podzun-Pallas 1988 3-7909-0341-8 / 9783790903416 First Edition Cloth Near Fine  Good VG 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
An account of the career of Germany's most successful U Boat commander during the Second World War. German language text. 288pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding and a similar dustjacket. Weight, 590g..  
Price: 25.00 USD
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6 AMBRIERE, Francis - Directeur, Les Guides Bleus Provence Cote D'Azur
Paris Librarire Hachette 1953 1953 Edition Blue Cloth, Faux Leather Good VG, or Better  Travel Guide 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" Tall 
Travel Guide to Provence and the Cote d'Azur in the South of France. 1953 edition. French language text. 624pp, folding maps and plans, endpaper maps, fixed silk page marker. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a tight, square binding. Virtually no wear to cloth. Weight, 470g.  
Price: 10.00 USD
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7 ANDERSCH, Alfred De Roodharige
Amsterdam Wereldbibliotheek 1963 First Edition Cloth VG+  G+ Novel 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Dutch language novel. 205pp. Unmarked interior. Slight browning to page edges. No wear to cloth. Sound, tight binding. Dustjacket has a darkened spine and a little edge wear. Weight, 330g.  
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 ANDERSEN, Hans Christian; BORKOWSKA, Ewa Anna Nowe szaty Cesarza
Niederwiesa, Poland Nitzsche 1971 Edition Not Stated Stiff Boards, Cloth Spine Good VG No Dustjacket Hardcover 17.5cm 
Tlumaczyla: Ewa Anna Borkowska. Projekt i wykonanie lalek: Hannelore Wegener. Dekoracje i fotografie: Hannelore Wegener ; Adolf Schmidt. OCLC Number: 72326133. Polish language text. [19pp, color photo ilustrations. Bright, clean and unmarked. Sound, tight binding. Minor wear to boards ar tips & slight surface age-soiling. Weight, 253g. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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9 ANDERSSON, Dan [1888-1920] Posthuma Noveller
Stockholm Tidens Forlag 1934 Later Edition Full Leather VG+ Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Four posthumous works in the Swedish language - Korta Histotier; Efterlamnade Noveller; Chi-mo-ka-ma; Litteraturkritik. 387pp, photo portrait frontis. Bright, clean, unmarked interior, marbled endpapers, full-leather binding on semi-flxible boards, gilt titles and decoration, all edges gilt. Scans always available. Weight, 422g. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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10 ANDERSSON, Dan [1888-1920] Posthuma Noveller
Stockholm Tidens Forlag 1941 Later Edition Full Leather VG+ Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Four posthumous works in the Swedish language - Korta Histotier; Efterlamnade Noveller; Chi-mo-ka-ma; Litteraturkritik. 387pp, photo portrait frontis. Bright, clean, unmarked interior, marbled endpapers, full-leather binding on semi-flxible boards, gilt titles and decoration, all edges gilt. Scans always available. Weight, 405g. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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11 ANDERSSON, Dan [1888-1920] Visor Och Ballader
Stockholm Tidens Forlag 1941 Later Edition Full Leather VG+ Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Five posthumous works in the Swedish language - Kolvaktarens Visor; Dikterna I det Kallas Vidskepelse; Svarta Ballader; Efterlamnade Dikter; Baudelaireoversattningar. 243pp, index, photo portrait frontis. Bright, clean, unmarked interior, marbled endpapers, full-leather binding on semi-flxible boards, gilt titles and decoration, all edges gilt. Scans always available. Weight, 272g. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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12 ANKEI, Takako Dialogues with a forest people : the Songola and their plant world in the tropical rainforest of Central Africa
Tokyo To¯kyo¯ gaikoku daigaku Ajia, Afurika gengo bunka Kenkyu¯jo 2008 4863370202 / 9784863370203 First Edition Paper Covered Boards As New No Dustjacket: None Issued Hardcover 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
ILCAA study of languages and cultures of Asia and Africa., Monograph series, 47. Japanese title - Mori no hito to no taiwa : nettai Afurika Songo¯rajin no kurashi no shokubutsushi. Japanese language text. 613 p. : illustrated. ; 27 cm. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy. The latest scholarship on the plants of the Songola region of Central Africa. Weight, 1.214g. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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13 ANON Briefe an unser Volk: 65 Kurze Predigten Ausgewaehlt Fuer Jeden Sonn- und Festtag im Kirchenjahr
Waterloo, ON Jacob H. Janzen 1942 First Edition Cloth Boards, Gilt Titles About Very Good No Dustjacket [None Issued] 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
65 Issues. Paginated individually. German language text [fraktur]. Bright interior, though pages browning. Ffep cleanly removed. Minor wear to navy blue cloth. Weight, 360g. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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14 ANON Deutsche Ueberseeische Bank 1886-1936
Berlin Elsner 1936 First Edition Cloth, Gilt Titles Good VG Lacking Dustjacket 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
Aus Anlass des Funfzigjahrigen Bestehens der Deutschen Ueberseeischen Bank Ihren Mitarbeitern und Freunden gewidmet, 2. Oktober, 1936. German language text throughout. 50th Anniversary account of a German Bank, one with strong South American contacts. 150pp, beige cloth, blindstamped seal, gilt lettering, illustrations, tables, map of South America. Very clean and tight, no foxing. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Die Malerei Des Barock, ANON
15 ANON Die Malerei Des Barock
Hamburg-Bahrenfeld Cigaretten-Bilderdienst 1940 Printed Card Wraps Good VG No Dustjacket [None Issued] Cigarette Card Album 12 1/4" by 12 1/4" 
Book contains explanatory text plus full-color, tipped-in illustrations of Baroque-period Paintings. German language text. 96pp, all plates present. Interior is very bright and clean and there is no damage to tipped-in plates/cards. Binding is sound. Stiff card wraps are a little darkened and there is a little damage to the lower 2" of the spine where a label [?] has been removed. Nice copy. Weight, 1kg. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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16 ANON Die Waldlilien
Hamburg J. G.Oncken 1890 Eighth Edition Cloth Spine, PaperCov'd Boards About VG Children's Book 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall Otto Speckter 
Later edition of a favorite tale for young girls. Illustrated by Otto Speckter. 94pp, illustrated, 2pp publisher's ads. German language text. Interior is clean and unmarked. Page edges are browning. Boards have some surface rubbing and wear at tips. Binding sound. Weight, 110g. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Gluckliche Kinderzeit: Liebliche Bilder Aus Haus-und Kinderwelt, ANON
17 ANON Gluckliche Kinderzeit: Liebliche Bilder Aus Haus-und Kinderwelt
Konstanz Buch Und Kunstverlag Carl Hirsch Unstated Printed Card Wraps Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
German language Childrens book of verse and illustration. No publication data given but the book would date to c1900, i.e. late Victorian. Boards are of thick card witha color-litho illustration on the front cover. Unpaginated but approx 48pp. Interior is on inexpensive paper illustrated in b&w. Small gift inscription on title page. Interior remarkably good - clean and, for its type, almost as original. Color cover is attractive with small creases, nicks etc but quite acceptable overall. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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18 ANON Katholieke Illustratie: 49e Jaargang [1914-15]
Netherlands 1914 Volume 49 Stiff Card Boards, Cloth Spine About Very Good Bound, Illustrated Magazines 36cm Tall 
One year, 52 issues, of a Dutch language, illustrated magazine. Dated from Oct. 19, 1914 to Oct. 2, 1915. 824pp, profusely illustrated. Excellent photographic coverage of the War in Europe, plus other newsworthy stories of the day. Minor damage to the first issue, rest are in very good or better condition. Binding, very stiff boards with a cloth spine, is very tight and square. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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19 ANON Selections and Commentaries from Vedas
India Not Stated Half-Cloth, Stiff Boards Very Good Religion 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Older book originating in India, being selections from, and Commentaries on, Hindi Religious Vedas. Text in boldly printed Hindi. Strongly bound by a Bookbinder in Simla, using black cloth at spine and corners and marbled boards. Undated, circa mid or early 19th century. Weight, 800g. Please email for scans. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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20 ANSERMET, Ernest Les Fondements de la Musique dans la Conscience Humaine
Neuchatel Editions de la Baconniere 1961 First Edition Printed Wraps VG+  8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
French language text. Two volume set. Second volume entitled 'Notes'. 609pp +291pp, musical figures. Very clean, bright set, virtually unused. Sound binding with tight, square spine. Minor edge wear to wraps on spine edges.  
Price: 38.00 USD
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