Category: Foreign Language Books


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Gedichte (Insel-Bucherei Nr. 59)

By: Friedrich Hebbel

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Insel Verlag: 1930

Seller ID: 14080411-142

Condition: Fair

Cover worn and tanned, particularly the spine which is splitting at the top; some page tanning and sporadic spotting, spine is cracked, staples rusting, one leaf loose; owner's name on front endpaper, some marginal notes, not quite as bad as it sounds. Blackletter type. German text. Undated but c.1935-ish? 31-35 Tausend. View more info

Alcaic Poems, with translations into English

By: Friedrich Hölderlin; Elizabeth Henderson

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Oswald Wolff: 1962

Seller ID: 17031607-61

Condition: Fair

Some page tanning else internally in very good condition; cover a little shelfworn with uneven browning (particularly to backstrip). No wrapper. View more info

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Das kleine Buch der Tropenwunder in vielen Farben. Kolorierte Stiche von Maria Sibylla Merian, Geleitwort von Friedrich Schnack. Insel-Bücherei Nr. 515

By: Friedrich Schnack

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Insel: 1954

Seller ID: 18080607-153

Condition: Fair

Pages tanned, cover has some tanning and shelfwear, 24 colour art plates, some have spotting. No wrapper. German text. View more info

Poor Folk

By: Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Moscow, Fiction: 1954

Seller ID: 16061002-75

Condition: Fair

Russian text. Cover rather worn, tanned and marked with a crease, a little loss to base of spine; pages tanned else textblock is sound and tight. View more info

Der lange Weg des Lukas B.

By: Fährmann, Willi

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Arena: 1981

Seller ID: 921027-136

ISBN: 3401038885

Condition: Near Fine

German text. New, unread copy, still shrinkwrapped. 3401038885 View more info

Manuel illustré d'histoire de la littérature Française

By: G Lanson; P Tuffrau

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Paris, Librairie Hachette: 1931

Seller ID: 15021008-92

Condition: Poor

Very well-worn copy, cover (rear disattached, front attached by tape) tanned and fragile with small areas of loss; owner's name and address inside front cover, pages tanned else textblock sound and tight - a usable, but not pretty, copy. Text in French. View more info

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Sämtliche Werke

By: Georg Büchner; Paul Stapf [ed]

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Berlin und Darmstadt, Der Tempel-Verlag: 1959

Seller ID: 20032615-77

Condition: Near Fine

A book in almost as new condition, owner's inscription on front endpaper, top edge gilt, cover is either leather or very good imitation leather, green with gilt title and decoration; kept in such good condition by glassine wrapper (a couple of small tears), and card slipcase which is felt-lined, outside is a bit marked and tanned. View more info

La Nuit d'Orage

By: Georges Duhamel

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Arthème Fayard: 1932

Seller ID: 95666-34

Condition: Good

Untrimmed pages have some edge browning; card cover has some edgewear & light creasing, splits to spine extremities with a small area of loss to foot of spine; internally a nice clean copy. Le Livre de demain series. Duhamel's novel illustrated with Hallo's woodcuts. View more info

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Primavera e Firoe Della Lirica Italiana [2 vols]

By: Giosue Carducci

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Firenze, G C Sansoni: 0

Edition: Revised edition

Seller ID: 19111207-164

Condition: Fair

Two small volumes, some pages still uncut, internally in generally very good condition; card covers tanned and a little grubby, some small tears and tomo II has a crease. View more info

La Mythologie Comparée, Tome Premier

By: Girard de Rialle

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Paris, C Reinwald et Cie: 1878

Seller ID: 15100610-156

Condition: Fair

Cover worn (particularly edges and corners), rubbed and marked, with some bumping; hinges a little slack, pages tanning, particularly ones nearest boards; textblock otherwise sound and tight. No dustwrapper. French text. View more info

La Grande Traversée: une aventure d'Astérix

By: Goscinny

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Dargaud Éditeur: 1985

Seller ID: 914906-81

ISBN: 220500896X

Condition: Very Good

French text. Some light rubbing/bumping to extremities, internally a clean, tight copy. View more info

Astérix en Corse

By: Goscinny

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Dargaud: 1973

Seller ID: 14071206X15772-113

ISBN: 2205006940

Condition: Very Good

A very good copy with a rather lengthy gift inscription on front pastedown, and some light shelfwear to cover. 2205006940 View more info

Laokoon oder Über die Grenzen der Malerei und Poesie

By: Gotthold Ephraim Lessing

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Paderborn, Verlag Ferdinand Schöningh: 1946

Seller ID: 14121005-62

Condition: Fair

Card covers a little shelfworn; pages tanning and with neat notes (almost all in pencil) at foot of some pages, a sound, tight copy. German text. View more info

Histoire de la Littérature Francaise, Vingtième edition

By: Gustave Lanson

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Paris, Librairie Hachette: 1902

Seller ID: 911124-168

Condition: Good

French text. Cover rubbed, worn & marked; pages browned; pencil notes on endpapers. Undated, but probably c.1902. No wrapper. View more info

Russian Poets of the Nineteenth Century [Russian Text]

By: H K Gaidenko

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Moscow, Ministry of Education of the USSR: 1960

Seller ID: 15050701-34

Condition: Fair

Russian text/alphabet. Cover rather tanned and shelfworn, rear hinge a bit iffy; page tanning, else textblock is generally in good condition. The text is in Russian, using Russian (Cyrillic) script. View more info

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La Grande Pèche (Les Poissons)

By: H.-E. Sauvage

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Paris, Librairie Furne: 1964

Seller ID: 20021302-47

Condition: Fair

Page edge tanning and quite a lot of foxing, else a sound copy with school prize certificate on front pastedown; in school binding, gilt titles and crest on front, backstrip is faded with wear particularly the extremities, some other wear and rubbing and a few marks. No wrapper. French text. View more info

Lehrbuch Der Sprechtechnik. Für Pädagogen, Theologen, Offiziere, Juristen, Schauspieler und Sänger, Lehrer- und Lehrerinnenseminare

By: Hans Calm

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Dessau, Martin Salzmann Verlag: 1920

Seller ID: 14121102-14

Condition: Fair

Cover rather worn and unevenly faded, corners a little dogeared; pages tanned else internally in reasonably good condition. German text, blackletter font. View more info


By: Hans Ebeling

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Peters' Uitgeverswmaatschappij: 1970

Seller ID: 919087-123

Condition: Very Good

Text in Dutch. Some light rubbing to extremties of illustrated cover, a clean, tight copy. Undated, but c.1970? View more info

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Lijiang Old Town of China

By: He Duan-qi

Price: £15.00

Publisher: unknown: 1998

Seller ID: 16071002-97

Condition: Very Good

Book in very good condition, dustwrapper unevenly tanned and a little shelfworn. English and Chinese text. View more info

Florentinische nächte (Parnass-Bücherei Nr.56)

By: Heinrich Heine

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Bern, Alfred Scherz Verlag: 1947

Seller ID: 14121011-64

Condition: Fair

Cover a little shelfworn with faded spine, pages tanning else textblock in good condition. German text. View more info