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Image for Afrikafahrt: Eine Frau Bei Den Negern Westafrikas [African Journey: A Young Woman Among the Negros of West Africa]

Afrikafahrt: Eine Frau Bei Den Negern Westafrikas [African Journey: A Young Woman Among the Negros of West Africa]

By: Bernatzik, Emmy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Vienna, Verlag von L.W. Seidel & Sohn: 1938

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 3134

Condition: Very Good


Decorative tan cloth with black and brown titles and graphics, lacks dust jacket, 15.3 by 23 cm, 240 pp., folding map at the back, illus. with 101 photographic illustrations. Very good with minor shelf wear. Text is in German. Emmy Bernatzik (1904-1977) was an Austrian ethnologist who worked with her husband, ethnologist and photographer Hugo Bernatzik, as a music anthropologist, research associate, co-author.1 This travelogue follows Emmy’s extensive tour of West Africa in the early 1930s, illustrated with Hugo’s photographs. View more info

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6 Issues Miroir du Cyclisme Magazine, 1965 Tour de France [Gimondi, Posters]

By: Miroir du Cyclisme

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Paris, Miroir du Cyclisme: 1965

Seller ID: 3249

Condition: Very Good


Six issues of the French magazine Miroir du Cyclisme. All focus on the 1965 Tour de France, which was won by Felice Gimondi, except for the last issue that is a special on the World Championships. All have light wear, creases, corner wear, and tiny edge tears and wear. A few have prices or a name written on the back. All are complete. Included are... No. 58, May 1965. 34 pp. Includes the proper insert poster of Rolf Wolfshohl (26.5 by 34 cm, very good). Tour de France - 1965. No. 59, June 1965. 42 pp. Includes a very cool Coca-Cola map of the '64 Tour route (49.2 by 61 cm, g... View more info

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5 issues Miroir du Cyclisme Magazine, 1964 Tour de France [Anquetil, Posters]

By: Miroir du Cyclisme

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Paris, Miroir du Cyclisme: 1964

Seller ID: 3250

Condition: good-very good


Five issues of the French magazine Miroir du Cyclisme. All focus on the 1964 Tour de France, which was won by Jacques Anquetil. All have light wear, creases, corner wear, and tiny edge tears and wear. All are complete. Included are... Place aux Courses par Etapes. No. 44, May 1964. 34 pp. Includes the proper insert poster of Jean Graczyk (25.4 by 32.6 cm, very good with light corner wear). Tour de France - 1964. No. 45, June 1964. 42 pp. Includes a very cool Coca-Cola map of the '64 Tour route (49.5 by 61 cm, very good condition). Tous Les Concurrents en Couleur: Le T... View more info

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L'Histoire du Tour 64, Mirroir des Sports Magazine [1964 Tour de France, Anquetil, Cycling]

By: Mirroir des Sports Magazine

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Paris, Mirroir des Sports Magazine: 1964

Seller ID: 3245

Condition: Very Good


L'Histoire du Tour 64, published as a supplement to the July 15, 1964 issue of Le Miroir des Sports. Heavily illustrated with black and white photos, 67 pp. Text is in French. Light rubbing, edge wear, and corner creases to the covers and a name in pen on the back cover. Anquetil won that year, so lots of coverage of him, as well as Poulidor. Complete. View more info

Image for Histoire Militaire des Français, par Campagnes, depuis le Commencement de la Révolution Jusqu’a la Fin du Règne de Napoléon. Revue, pour les Détails Stratégiques par M. Le Général Beauvais – Histoire de Campagnes de France, en 1814 et 1815

Histoire Militaire des Français, par Campagnes, depuis le Commencement de la Révolution Jusqu’a la Fin du Règne de Napoléon. Revue, pour les Détails Stratégiques par M. Le Général Beauvais – Histoire de Campagnes de France, en 1814 et 1815

By: Mortonval, M. [M. Le Général Beauvais]

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Paris, Ambrose DuPont et Cie, Libraires: 1826

Seller ID: 3198

Condition: very good


Marbled paper over black leather spine with gilt spine titles, marbled endpapers, faded black topstain, green ribbon register, 13 by 21 cm, series and volume half-titles and title pages, engraved frontis portrait of Napoleon, 419 pp., three engraved maps with color accents, an additional engraving of Napoleon in the text, and an engraved fold-out map of France by A.M. Perrot at the back. Light rubbing and wear at the extremities and the edges of the spine, light dampstains on the lower corner of much of the textblock, and light foxing throughout. A former library copy, it bears only two stam... View more info

La Dadiva (The Gift) - Spanish Text

By: Nabokov Vladimir

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Barcelona, Argos: 1978

Seller ID: 666

ISBN: 8470175238

Condition: Very Good +


Barcelona: Argos, 1978. Very Good +. Barcelona: Argos, 1978. Very Good +. Nobokov, V. La Dadiva (The Gift). Barcelona: Libreria Editorial Argos, S.A., 1978. Wraps, 5 1/8 by 7 7/8-inches, 396 pp. Text is in Spanish. Light wear to the wraps, pages faintly yellowed. No writing or marks. View more info

Mashenka (Mary) - Spanish Text

By: Nabokov, V

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Barcelona, Editorial Lumen: 1972

Seller ID: 664

Condition: Good +


Barcelona: Editorial Lumen, 1972. Good +. Barcelona: Editorial Lumen, 1972. Good +. Nabokov, V. Mashenka (Mary). Barcelona: Editorial Lumen, 1972. Wraps, 5 1/4 by 7 3/8-inches, 182 pp. Text is in Spanish. Light edge wear and rubbing to the wraps and a faint dampstain on the top edge of the textblock. Sticker ghost on first leaf, no other writing or marks. View more info

Invitation til Skafottet (Invitation to a Beheading) - Danish Text

By: Nabokov, Vladimir

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Copenhagen, Gyldenhagen: 1962

Seller ID: 667

Condition: Very Good +


Copenhagen: Gyldenhagen, 1962. Very Good +. Copenhagen: Gyldenhagen, 1962. Very Good +. Nabokov, V. Invitation til Skafottet (Invitation to a Beheading). Copenhagen: Gyldendals Bekkasinbøger, 1962. Wraps, 4 1/2 by 7 1/4-inches, 189 pp. Very faint dampstain to fore edge of first two leaves only. No other writing or marks. Read gently – if at all. View more info

Pnine

By: Nabokov, Vladimir

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Paris, Gallimard: 1962

Seller ID: 661

Condition: Near Fine


Paris: Gallimard, 1962. Near Fine. Paris: Gallimard, 1962. Near Fine. Nabokov, Vladimir. Pnine. Paris: Gallimard, Collection Folio No. 509, 1962. Wraps, 4 1/4 by 7-inches, 215 pp. Text is in French. Unread copy with very light wear to the wraps, pages yellowed but not brittle. No writing or other marks. View more info

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Paris Match Magazine, 25 July 1964 [Tour de France, Jacques Anquetil, Cycling]

By: Paris Match

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Brussels, Paris Match Benelux: 1964

Seller ID: 3243

Condition: good


July 25, 1964 issue of Paris Match with a 14-page feature on Tour de France winner Jacques Anquetil. Rubbing, edge wear and corner crease to the covers. Complete. View more info

Image for Tour de France 68 69 Pep Special Issue [1968-1969, Dutch Bicycle Racing Magazine, Eddy Merckx]

Tour de France 68 69 Pep Special Issue [1968-1969, Dutch Bicycle Racing Magazine, Eddy Merckx]

By: Pep Magazine

Price: $15.00

Publisher: np, Pep: 1969

Seller ID: 3244

Condition: fair


Tour de France 68 69, a special issue from the Dutch cycling magazine Pep. Lots of coverage of Jan Janssen and Eddy Merckx, winners of these two races. Heavily illustrated, primarily in B&W, with a few color shots. Text is in Dutch. Light rubbing to the front cover. The back cover has heavy rubbing and it looks like a spray of water hit it (this affects the back cover only, not the rest of the magazine). Complete. View more info

Image for Informe Rendido por el c. Lic. Emilio Portes Gil: Presidente Provisional de los Estados Unidos Mexicanos ante el H. Congresso de la Union el dia 1?de Septiembre de 1929 [Mexico, President of Mexico]

Informe Rendido por el c. Lic. Emilio Portes Gil: Presidente Provisional de los Estados Unidos Mexicanos ante el H. Congresso de la Union el dia 1?de Septiembre de 1929 [Mexico, President of Mexico]

By: Portes Gil, Emilio

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Mexico City, Talleres Graficos de la Nacion: 1929

Seller ID: 3064

Condition: Very Good


“Diario Oficial." Half-leather, marbled paper over brown leather spine with gilt spine titles, 16 by 22.7 cm, 194 pp. Heavy rubbing to the boards and corners and some small scratches on the spine. Name stamp of a previous owner, José Maria Tapia (governor of Baja California around 1930), on the title page. Leaves are toned. Binding is solid. Text is in Spanish. An address by the president of Mexico in 1929. Portes Gil served as president from 1928 until 1930 after the president-elect, Álvaro Obregón, was assassinated in 1928. View more info

Image for Estudios Historicos, Sociales y Literarios [Mexico, Marxism] - Signed

Estudios Historicos, Sociales y Literarios [Mexico, Marxism] - Signed

By: Ramos Pedrueza, Rafael

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Mexico City, np: 1923

Seller ID: 3063

Condition: Very Good


Half-leather, marbled paper over brown leather spine with gilt spine titles, 16 by 23.5 cm, 278 pp. plus a 2-page index. Heavy rubbing to the boards and corners and some scratches on the spine. Name stamp of a previous owner, José Maria Tapia (governor of Baja California around 1930), on the half-title page and pages 35, 79, 147, and 243. Leaves are heavily toned. Binding is solid. Text is in Spanish. Inscribed by the author below the frontis portrait to “gran revolucionario” Lt. Col. Francisco Lazcano. Unfortunately, when this copy was bound the binder trimmed off much of the auth... View more info

Image for Sport Jaarboek 1962, Revue Magazine [Dutch, Track Racing, Tour de France, Cycling]

Sport Jaarboek 1962, Revue Magazine [Dutch, Track Racing, Tour de France, Cycling]

By: Revue Magazine

Price: $10.00

Publisher: np, Revue Magazine: 1962

Seller ID: 3247

Condition: Fair


1962 Sport Yearbook from Revue, the Dutch sports magazine. A look at the 1962 year in sports including soccer, track and field, auto and motorcycle racing, etc., and 15 pages of cycling including the Track World Championships and Tour de France. 26.2 by 36 cm, 74 pp. Heavily illustrated in B&W and color. Text is in Dutch. Heavy rubbing, edge wear and tears to the wraps, and creasing and wear at the corners. Complete. View more info

Image for Tour de France 1965, Revue Sports Magazine Special Issue [Dutch, Gimondi, Poulidor]

Tour de France 1965, Revue Sports Magazine Special Issue [Dutch, Gimondi, Poulidor]

By: Revue Sports Magazine

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, Revue Magazine: 1965

Seller ID: 3248

Condition: Good


Special 1965 Tour de France preview from Revue, the Dutch sports magazine. Features history of the Tour as well. 26.2 by 36 cm, 80 pp. incld. covers. Heavily illustrated in B&W with some color. Text is in Dutch. Rubbing and edge wear to the wraps and a large diagonal crease on the back cover. Has some small spots of skinning on page 39. Complete. View more info

Anthologie de la Littérature Franco-Américaine de la Nouvelle-Angleterre Tome 1 – 9 - Nine Volumes [Anthology of Franco-American Literature of New England]

By: Santerre, Richard; Renaud S. Albert, ed

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Bedford, NH, National Development Center for French: 1980-81

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 559

Condition: Near Fine


Uniform softcovers, nine volumes, 5 3/4 by 9-inches, 214 – 378 pp. each. Faint shelf wear to the wraps and very light foxing to the top edges of the textblocks, they appear unread. Volume nine has some darkening on the spine and a small lower corner crease on the front cover. The binding glue is dry making them somewhat fragile. A lovely collection of poetry, drama and literature with some biographical information. First Edition. View more info

Annali di Storia del Diritto: Rassegna Internazionale, 5 Issues 1961-1964 with Cards from Author and Original Mailing Envelope [Annals of History of Law: International Review]

By: Severino Caprioli

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Rome, Giuffrè Editore: 1961-1964

Seller ID: 287

Condition: Very Good


Rome: Giuffrè Editore, 1961-1964. Very Good. Rome: Giuffrè Editore, 1961-1964. Very Good. This listing includes the following copies of Annali di Storia del Diritto, all authored by Severino Caprioli: Vol. V-VI, 1961-62, Habemus et Joannem; V-VI, 1961-62, Tre Capitoli Intorno alla Nozione de “Regula Iuris” nel Pensiero dei Glossatori; VII, 1963, Quem Cuiacius Iohanni Tribuerat; VII, 1963, Glosse d’Ugolino al Codex; VIII, 1964, Bertrandi Quaedam de Regulis Iuris. All are in very good condition with only light wear to the wraps. Rome: Giuffrè Editore. Wraps, 6 ¾ by 9 ½-inche... View more info

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Les Kongo Nord-Occidentaux [Monographies Ethnologiques Africaines]

By: Soret, Marcel

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Paris, Presses Universitaires de France, published under the patronage of the African International Institute: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3156

Condition: Very Good


Sewn wraps, 16.5 by 25.3 cm, viii 144 pp., charts, folding map the rear. Very good with edge and corner wear to the wraps. Many unopened leaves. Text is in French. An anthropological and ethnological study of the people of the North-West Congo (now Republic of the Congo), including traditions, economic demographics, natural history, politics, and cultural aspects. View more info

Image for Sport & Vie Magazine, August 1960 [Tour de France, Nencini, Bicycle Racing, Bahamontes]

Sport & Vie Magazine, August 1960 [Tour de France, Nencini, Bicycle Racing, Bahamontes]

By: Sport & Vie

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Paris, Sport & Vie: 1960

Seller ID: 3246

Condition: Fair


Sport & Vie, August 1960. French sports magazine with a heavily illustrated 35-page feature on the 1960 Tour de France, including the career-ending crash of Roger Rivière. Lots of coverage of race winner Gastone Nencini. Rubbing, edge wear and light corner creases on the covers. The covers and first and last leaves are pulled from the staple a bit, but still intact. Complete. View more info

Image for El Judío Errante, Tomo Primero and Tomo Segundo [The Wandering Jew] - Bound in Two Volumes

El Judío Errante, Tomo Primero and Tomo Segundo [The Wandering Jew] - Bound in Two Volumes

By: Sue, Eugenio [Eugène Sue]; Enrique Ruiz Montero, trans.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Barcelona, Establecimien Tipolitográfico Editorial de Ramón Molinas: nd

Seller ID: 3066

Condition: Fair


Not dated (most of the color plates are dated 1889 and 1890). Issued in parts, this edition of The Wandering Jew was bound in two volumes, green buckram with gilt spine titles, 22 by 28.5 cm, prospectus bound in, color frontis, 967 pp., 872 pp., 17 color chromolithographic plates, 172 black and white illustrations, binder’s ticket from José Maria Acosta on the front pastedown of both volumes. While the bindings are very good with light shelf wear, bumping on the spine ends, and what looks like a dime-sized burn mark on the back cover of volume two, the number of repairs to the leaves and ... View more info