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Little Russian Masterpieces :  Bobtail - The Convict - "The Slayer" -  Winter
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Little Russian Masterpieces : Bobtail - The Convict - "The Slayer" - Winter

by Staniukovitch, Constantine Mikhailovitch ; V. G. Korolenko ; Zenaide A. Ragozin ; S. N. Syromiatnikof ;

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Edition
First Edition Thus
Published
1920
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Flexible Leatherette
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New York: Putnam's Knickerbocker Press. Very Good. 1920. First Edition Thus. Flexible Leatherette. xi, (1), 232 pages; Clean and secure in original black leatherette binding with gilt lettering at spine and gilt device on front cover; top edges gilt. Chosen And Translated From The Original Russian by Zenaide A. Ragozin. With An Introduction And Biographical… Read more about this item
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HAFEZ - Dance of Life
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HAFEZ - Dance of Life

by Hafiz ; Michael Boylan [verse translation]; Wilberforce Clarke [prose translation]; Hossein Zenderoudi [illumination]; Amir Hossein Tabnak [Persian calligraphy]

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Used - Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket
Published
1988
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Hardcover
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Washington: Mage Publishers. Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket. 1988. Hardcover. On ffep - "Given to K.R. by / Nadim Reforger (sp?) / 23 May 1988" ; some finger prints and offsetting to gilt endpapers, otherwise clean and secure in original cloth binding in very nice dustjacket. Text in English and Persian (Arabic script… Read more about this item
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Diary of a Mad Old Man
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Diary of a Mad Old Man

by Tanizaki, Junichiro

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Edition
First American Edition
Published
1965
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Hardcover
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1965. First American Edition. Hardcover. (viii), 177, (7) pages; Clean and secure in original binding of green cloth spine over olive boards in very nice dustjacket with some wear at spine ends. OCLC 1297023019 Translated from the Japanese by Howard Hibbett.… Read more about this item
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Scattered like Seeds - A Novel

Scattered like Seeds - A Novel

by Dallal, Shaw J. ; [SIGNED] ; [Rowland Evans]

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Used - Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
Published
1998
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780815605539
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Syracuse: Syracuse University Press. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. Autograph; 335 pages; Clean and secure in original binding in very nice dustjacket. Inscribed on ffep "12/23/2000 // To Mr. Evans / In appreciation for / thoughtful and even-handed / coverage of the Palestinian - / Israeli conflict. / Shaw J.… Read more about this item
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Odes Mystiques (Divan-e Shams-e Tabrizi)   Traduction du persan et notes

Odes Mystiques (Divan-e Shams-e Tabrizi) Traduction du persan et notes

by Rumi, Mawlana Djalal-Od-Din

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First Edition Thus
Published
1984
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Paperback
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Paris: Editions Klincksieck. Very Good+. 1984. First Edition Thus. Paperback. 326 pages; Clean and secure in original white wrappers printed in sky blue. A French translation from the Persian with scholarly notes. Divan-i Shams-i Tabrizi (The Works of Shams of Tabriz) is a collection of poems written by the Persian poet and Sufi mystic… Read more about this item
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L'OISEAU D'ORIENT  Roman

L'OISEAU D'ORIENT Roman

by Tewfik el Hakim ; [Tawfiq al-Hakim]

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Edition
First Edition
Published
1941
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Le Caire (Cairo): Editions Horus. Very Good. 1941. First Edition. Paperback. 156, (1) pages; Contents clean and secure in original printed wrappers. Minor chipping to wrappers at bottom of spine, edge. Pages unopened. OCLC 313627523 Traduction de l'arabe par Horus W Schenouda; Version francaise par Morik Brin. Tawfiq al-Hakim or Tawfik el-Hakim (1898 – 1987) was… Read more about this item
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George Psychoundakis : A Letter To C. A. Trypanis [with a manuscript  letter from Dr. John Leatham to Richard Hubbard Howland]
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George Psychoundakis : A Letter To C. A. Trypanis [with a manuscript letter from Dr. John Leatham to Richard Hubbard Howland]

by Fermor, Patrick Leigh ; [Inscribed and Signed by Dr. John Leatham]

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Edition
Limited Edition
Published
1999
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Paperback
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Athens: American College of Greece. Very Good+. 1999. Limited Edition. Paperback. Limited Edition printed in October 1999.One of 940 copies in sewn printed cream wrappers (of 1250 total). ix, (2), 12-45, (2) A letter from Fermor to Oxford professor Trypanis in English and Greek about the contemporary Cretan poet who translated both the Illiad and… Read more about this item
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LA MORT D'ABEL - POEME EN CINQ CHANTS... TRADUIT PAR M. HUBER

by Gessner, Solomon

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Published
1801
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Hardcover
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Paris: Patris, Gilbert. Very Good+. 1801. Hardcover. Clean and secure in original bindings with red leather spine labels with gilt lettering and ruling. A French translation of this classic pastoral poem. Rosenbach duplicate. Illustrated by Engravings. French, illus edition. A nice set.; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has… Read more about this item
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Gli amori di Anacreonte o sia collezione delle sue odi di amoroso  argomento Tradotte dal conte Xaverio Broglio d'Ajano

Gli amori di Anacreonte o sia collezione delle sue odi di amoroso argomento Tradotte dal conte Xaverio Broglio d'Ajano

by Anacreon

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Edition
First Edition
Published
1790
Binding
Softcover
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Place Not Identified: Publisher Unstated. Very Good. 1790. First Edition. Softcover. 2 p.l. & 92 pages; Very scarce first edition of Count Xaverio Broglio d'Ajano's verse translation of odes by Anacreon into Italian. It was probably printed somewhere in Italy around 1790, though there is no date printed. It probably was made in the Marche,… Read more about this item
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Le Opere di Orazio Flacco Recate in versi italiani da Tommaso Gargallo

Le Opere di Orazio Flacco Recate in versi italiani da Tommaso Gargallo

by Horace ; Quintus Horatius Flaccus ; translated by Tommaso Gargalloataaa

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Edition
First Edition Thus
Published
1827
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Hardcover
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Como: figli di Carlantonio Ostinelli. Very Good+. 1827. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. 304; 429 pages; Two volumes, bound in contemporary half vellum over pattern-printed paper covered boards, flat spines with leather labels in red and black, lettered in gilt. Bindings display just a touch of light soiling, but a handsome, tight and clean set. This… Read more about this item
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KAPPA (Gulliver in a Kimono) Translation and introductory notes by Seiichi  Shiojiri

KAPPA (Gulliver in a Kimono) Translation and introductory notes by Seiichi Shiojiri

by Akutagawa, Ryunosuke

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Edition
First Edition; Third Printing
Published
1948
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Hardcover
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Abeno, Osaka, Japan: Akitaya. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1948. First Edition; Third Printing. Hardcover. 154 pages; Publisher's flexible grey boards printed in black, pictorial endpapers, in a fragile dust jacket printed in black and red on thin paper stock. This is the third printing of the first English language edition of "Kappa" --… Read more about this item
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