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Histoire De La Palestine Depuis La Conquete d'Alexandre Jusqu'a l'Invasion Arabe. 2 Volumes Tome I: De la Conquete D'Alexandre Jusqu'a la Guerre Juive/ Tome 2: De la Guerre Juive a l'Invasion Arabe

By: Abel, Le P. F.-M.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Paris, J. Gabalda & Cie, Editeurs: 1952

Seller ID: 8104

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Vol I: xv, 505pp + 4 unnumbered pages. French language. Fold-out maps. Book has brown cloth covers with gold text on the spine. Very minor marks on covers. Pages browned. Ex-library with white text on spine, stamps and pocket, otherwise text is clear and unmarked. (524 pages). Vol II: x, 406pp. French language. Fold-out map. Book has brown cloth covers with gold text on the spine. Minor marks on covers. Pages are browned. Ex-library with white text on the spine, stamps and pocket, otherwise text is clear and unmarked. (416 pages). ; Ex-Library; Vol. 1&2; 940 pages View more info

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Les illustres proverbes historiques, ou Recueil de diverses questions curieuses, pour se divertir agreablement dans les compagnies.

By: Adrien de Montluc Cramail, comte de prince de Chabanais; Fleury de Bellingen

Price: $825.00

Publisher: Lyon, Andre Olyer: 1664

Seller ID: 9877

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


[vi], 228, [x] pp. Includes "Le Ballet des Proverbes. Danse par le Roy, le 17 Fevrier 1654. " Ouvrage tire´ des plus celebres autheurs de ce temps Full leather contemporary binding, corners rubbed, spine head rubbed, bottom spine rubbed and compartment leather partially gone, 5 raised bands, scuffed lack on the rear. Interior no blanks, paper generally aged with some foxing throughout, bottom corner of page 7 torn off affecting text, but otherwise complete and good. Bookplate of proverb collector and reputed WWII spy, de Guinzbourg, this the first iteration as Lt. Col. A curious ... View more info

Power Culture and Religion in France, C.1350-C.1550

By: Allmand, Christopher (editor)

Price: $43.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Suffolk, The Boydell Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5678

ISBN: 0851155146

Condition: Good


+ (14) 163 pages +(7) English and French languages, contains photographs, notes and index, DJ light blue with dark blue lettering and illustration on front, minor wear to head, tail and corners, minor marks and faint colour fading near spine and edges, book dark blue with silver lettering on spine, minor wear to head, tail and corners, signed on endpaper by author Penelope Billings Reed Doob, pages 58-74 show underlining and marks in margins, otherwise pages clear and unmarked ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 163 pages View more info

The History of the Acadians

By: Arsenault, B.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Lemeac Inc.: 1978

Seller ID: 9050

ISBN: 9776150340

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


268pp + 4 unnumbered pages. Index, translations, bibliography. Book has beige paper softcover with dark blue text on covers and spine. Slight creasing on front cover. Very slight wear on textblock. Minor underlining in red ink, otherwise text is clear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 272 pages View more info

Le Langage Des Oiseaux, Manteq Ut-Tayr

By: Attar, Farid Ud-Din'; Nouri, Manijeh, translator

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Paris, Cerf: 2012

Seller ID: 9857

ISBN: 2204096369

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


505, [ii], ads. Bibliography, indices. In French. Glossy white covers with dark green and gold title is clean and nie, just a hint of shelf wear. Small blob of binding glue at bottom of spine, interior clean and unmarked. Nice copy. French translation of the classic medieval Persian poem from Attar, the Language of the Birds. ; Patrimoines Islam; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 505 pages View more info

Stendhal E Milano. 2 Volumes

By: Atti del XIV Congresso Internaz.stendhaliano

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Firenze, Leo S. Olschki: 1982

Seller ID: 9815

ISBN: 8822230876

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


KB17 xxvi, 499, 500-969 pp, ads. Most articles either in Italian or French, else Italian. Two volumes, continuous pagination. Pictorial dust jackets showing a scene in the streets of Milan during Stendhal's time. DJ volume I has just a bit of normal shelf wear, dj Vol. 2 has a strip torn off the top front edge and a 2" long straight clean tear from the top. Interiors are a bit toned but otherwise clean and unmarked. Everything you wanted to know about Stendhal and his time. Heavy set. ; Biblioteca Dell " Archivum Romanicum. Serie 1, Storia, Letteratura, Paleografia; Vol. 168; ... View more info

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[La Connoissance des Pavillons ou Bannieres, que la plûpart des nations arborent en mer.] with 90 Hand-Colored Plates

By: Aubin, Nicolas (attributed)

Price: $3,499.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, Jacques van den Kieboom: 1737

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7344

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


A quarto measuring 9” x 7”. Binding is very pleasing, an extremely handsome rebinding using renewed old materials. Old contemporary calf boards that have signs of wear with lovely patina were sensitively and expertly rebacked with a spine with 5 raised bands, gilt in the compartments, all beautifully done by this master binder. There are 28 pages of text and 90 engraved plates, all present as called for. The title page is a facsimile printed on old paper, and endpapers are renewed, otherwise all original. Condition is good. A2 repaired at top corners, plate 31 has a clean tear in the ... View more info

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Le Livre Des Papes Liber Pontificalis (492 - 891)

By: Aubrun, Michel (Ed. and Trans. )

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Turnhout, Brepols: 2008

Seller ID: 6374

ISBN: 2503526543

Condition: Good


326 pp. French intro and text. Chronology and 2 indexes at rear. Red and white hardcover. Book is ex-library with usual interior marks, with sticker on spine and pocket inside rear cover. Book is otherwise in very good condition, very clean with no non-library marks. No wear. ; Ex-Library; 8.35 X 5.35 X 0.87 inches View more info

Rewriting the Middle Ages in the Twentieth Century

By: Aurell, Jaume & Francisco Crosas (Eds. )

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Turnhout, Brepols Publishers: 2005

Seller ID: 6903

ISBN: 2503517196

Condition: Very Good


348 pp. Numerous articles by different contributors in English and French. White softcover in very good condition, clean with no marks or wear. ; 9.20 X 6.10 X 0.70 inches; 348 pages View more info

Le Livre de Science. I: Logique, Métaphysique; Traductions de Textes Persans

By: Avicenne; Avicenna; Mohammad Achena & Henri Masse (Translators)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Paris, Societe d'Edition: 1955

Seller ID: 9796

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


241 pp. vol. I only. Entirely in French. Cream cards with red and black ruling are fairly fresh, back cover has a crumple mark. Interior paper is a little toned but otherwise clean and unmarked, last few pages have creases at the top edge. Good copy; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 241 pages View more info

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Amour Sacre, Amour Mondain: Poesie, 1574-1610 Hommage a Jacques Bailbe

By: Bailbe, Jacques

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Paris, Ecole normale superieure: 1995

Seller ID: 005097

ISBN: 2728802017

Condition: Good


151 pp. In French. Glossy white dust jacket with half tone cupid and red . Corners just a little curled, interior clean and unmarked. Nice copy. ; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

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Le Dernier Chouan ou La Bretagne en 1800 with CD-ROM

By: Balzac, Honoré & Andrew Oliver

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Toronto, Éditions De L'Originale: 2005

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 9759

ISBN: 0973554738

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


KB17. 368 pp. Entirely in french. White card covers with image from the 1829 original, with red print. Remains of library sticker scars to spine and covers, interior has 2 library stamps but otherwise clean and unmarked. Originally published in 1829, Le Dernier Chouan ou la Bretagne en 1800 is the first novel to which Balzac signed his own name. It is a fast-moving historical adventure novel dealing with the Breton insurgency against the government forces in post-Revolutionary France. The text of this edition is that published by Balzac in 1829: it is the first time that the novel has been... View more info

Cartulaire de Saint-Guénolé de Landévennec

By: Bardel, A.; Barret, S.; Cochou, P. L.; Lambert, P.; Lebecq, S.; Le Hueron, A.; Morice, Y.; Poulin, J.; Simon, M.; Tanguy, B.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Rennes, Presses Universitaires De Rennes: 2015

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 9200

ISBN: 2753527253

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


455pp + 1 unnumbered page. French language, photographs, notes, references. Book has black and white paper hardcover with white, red, and black text on covers and spine, photograph on front cover. Minor wear on covers and spine. Text is clear and unmarked. ; 11.10 X 8.58 X 1.34 inches; 456 pages View more info

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Napoleon En Egypte, Poeme En Huit Chants

By: Barthelemy Et Mery

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Brussells, Auguste Wahlen Et H. Tarlier: 1828

Seller ID: 5733

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


221 pages. In French. 1/2 leather. Leather spine is chipped and worn with much of it gone but the large green leather spine label is still present and gilt is legible. Brown marbled hardpaper boards are a little rubbed. Interior has two book plates, owner signature that looks contemporary, some foxing of the endpapers. Interior title page has a nice little engraving and their are clever and charming head and tail pieces throughout. Some minor foxing and age darkening but still sturdy and attractive. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 221 pages; Bonham 2014 View more info

Proclus Et Le Crepuscule De La Pensee Grecque

By: Bastid, Paul

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Paris, Librairie Philosophique J Vrin: 1969

Seller ID: 10047

ISBN: 271160053X

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


323 pp. Bibliography. In French. Library bound in dark green buckram with white spine label, interior has normal library marks. One page has a turned down corner and there are occasional light pencil underlinings, otherwise usable and sturdy. The typeface is typewriter, Times New Roman with occasional hand drawn Greek. ; Bibliotheque D'histoire De La Philosophie; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 323 pages View more info

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Maurice Sceve et la Renaissance Lyonnaise etude D'Histoire Litteraire

By: Baur, Albert

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Geneva, Slatkine Reprints: 1969

Seller ID: 005110

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


vi + 131 pp Reimpression de l'edition de Paris 1906. In French. Handsome dark red cloth covers with gilt to spine are clean and fresh, interior clean and unmarked. Very nice copy.; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall View more info

Identifier Sources Et Citations (French Edition)

By: Berlioz, Jacques; Avec Avril, Joseph; Bataillon, Louis-Jacques; Beriou, Nicole, Et Al

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Brepols: 1994

Seller ID: 10099

ISBN: 250350311X

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


336 pp. Index alphabetique de matieres, index bibliographique. Stiff light blue paper wraps with black are clean and unmarked, very light shelf wear. Half title has owner name in ink, fore-edge has a light smudge, otherwise clean and nice. Good copy. "Ce volume fournit les moyens aux philologues comme aux historiens de reperer les sources et d'identifier les citations des documents qu'ils editent ou etudient." ; L'Atelier Du Medieviste; Vol. 1; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 336 pages View more info

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Anonymus Epistulae De Ordine Sacrae Oblationis Et De Diversis Charismatibus Ecclesiae Germano Parisiensi Episcopo Adscriptae

By: Bernard, Philippe (Ed. )

Price: $190.00

Publisher: Turnhout, Brepols Publishers: 2007

Seller ID: 6934

ISBN: 2503048714

Condition: Very Good


380 pp. 2 indices at rear. Introduction in French. Latin text. Red/orange cloth boards. Book is in very good condition very clean with no marks. Corners very slightly bumped. Very usable copy. ; Corpus Christianorum Continuatio Mediaevalis CLXXXVII; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Aspects de la Propagande Religieuse

By: Berthoud, Gabrielle, et al

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Geneva, E. Droz: 1957

Seller ID: 7341

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


xviii 428 pp + table des matieres. Index. Illustrated with images from old books. Entirely in French. Red library cloth binding with white to spine is clean and sturdy. White library marks at bottom spine, interior has new end papers, normal library marks, paper bit browned but otherwise clean and sturdy. Good copy. ; Ex-Library; 428 pages View more info

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Mon beau sabot dore

By: Bertin, Marcelle; Maeterlinck

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Paris, Desclee, de Brouwer: 1911

Seller ID: 9726

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


75 pp. In French. With wonderful charming black and white illustrations. French blue card covers with golden sabot boat with a white sail. Covers are faded, some corner wear, spine bit grubby and chipped but still intact. Inside, paper is a little yellow but otherwise clean and good. A lovely little book of illustrated poems for children.; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 75 pages View more info