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cover of Paris Mon Coeur

Paris Mon Coeur

by Pierre Tisne

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Published
1945
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
1st Edition
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A lovely French language book detailing the history, art, architecture and life of Paris, published just after the end of World War II. Binding has very minor bumps to edges and corners and a very small stain on spine foot. Dust Jacket is slightly soiled, bumped and creased on edges with some staining to spine foot. Illustrated endpapers. Hinge is… Read more
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cover of Lectures de Philosophie - Tome Second

Lectures de Philosophie - Tome Second

by M. Emile Charles

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Published
1873
Condition
Very Good
Edition
ist Edition Printing - Stated
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This is volume two of a set. Binding is in very good condition for a book almost 150 years old. Marbled endpapers. Hinge is loose in front, but in tact. Pages bright and clean, no tears. No internal markings. Index in rear. All proceeds benefit The Friends of the San Anselmo Library. No expedited shipping outside of the United… Read more
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cover of Les Savants Modernes (The Modern Scholars)

Les Savants Modernes (The Modern Scholars)

by A. Rebiére

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Published
1899
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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NZ$64.07 NZ$38.44
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451 pp. French language book. This is a 1st edition of a fine collection of biographies of imminent scientists and scholars along with their achievements and discoveries. Engraved portraits included. Marbled boards are scuffed and soiled with a small chip missing on rear cover. Leather spine is faded though still readable. Corners and spine ends are bumped. Pages are slightly… Read more
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cover of Amants (The Lover)

Amants (The Lover)

by Paul Margueritte

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Published
1890 (?)
Condition
Very Good
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unknown
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This well preserved, early edition (1st?) of Paul Margueritte's, Amants, is in very good condition with some scuffs to binding, beautifully marbled end papers, an owner's bookplate on FEP and pages yellowed with age, though very much in tact and readable. The hinge is tight. According to La Revue Socialist, Vol 11, Amants is about, "... a man, a… Read more
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cover of Historie de L'Architecture Classique en France (2 Vol.)

Historie de L'Architecture Classique en France (2 Vol.)

by Louis Hautecoeur

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Published
1943
Condition
Good+
Edition
1st Edition
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These two books comprise Volume 1 of this work. The first covers "La Renaissance" and the second "L'Architecture sous Henri lV et Louis Xlll". Bindings are soiled, yellowed with age and chipped along edges and spine (see photos). No internal markings. Pages are clean and hinges are tight. Each volume has hundreds of photographs, drawings, etc. A rare work… Read more
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cover of Oeuvres Poétiques (Discounted!)

Oeuvres Poétiques (Discounted!)

by Madame Émile de Girardin (Delphine Gay)

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Published
1834
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Extremely rare volume of poetry and essays by the early 19th century French author, poet and literary figure, Delphine de Girardin née Gay. This small (4.5 in. x 2.75 in.) volume is over 180 years old and is in excellent condition. Quarter bound in green leather and marbled paper. The spine is embossed with gilt scrollwork, title and author. The… Read more
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