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Kingdom of Shadows

by Alan Furst

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Published
2000
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Good
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9780575068377
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London: Victor Gollancz, 2000. Good book in a Good jacket. Ex-Library (Edinburgh City Libraries). 274 pages.
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Made In France: A Shopper's Guide to France's Best Artisanal Traditions from Limoges Porcelain to Perfume, Pottery, Textiles and More

by Laura Morelli

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Published
April 2008
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Near Fine
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First Edition
ISBN
9780789316905
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$17.95

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New York: Universe, April 2008. Trade Paperback. First Edition / full number line. Near Fine. Light corner wear. Red remainder mark to bottom edge. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Covers clean and bright. Not from a library. 191 pages. Many maps and color photos.
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Red Gold

by Alan Furst

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Published
April 1999
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780002255431
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$114.00 $79.80
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London: HarperCollins, April 1999. Hardcover. First UK Edition / full number line. Flat signed by author on title page. Very Good book in a Very Good jacket. Interior lightly tanned but unmarked other than autograph. Spine straight and tight. Several small indentations on DW and front board. Jacket in mylar protector; clean and bright with quarter-inch scratch at bottom of… Read more
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Tender is the Night

by F. Scott Fitzgerald

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Published
June 1977
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As New
ISBN
9780684151519
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, June 1977 [c1934]. Hardcover. Quarter-bound in black cloth with black paper sides and gilt lettering to spine. An As New book in a Fine jacket. Slight rubbing to jacket, otherwise pristine inside and out. Very tight. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 315 pages. Set in the South of France in… Read more
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Cyrano de Bergerac (Bantam Classics)

by Edmond Rostand

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Published
February 1959
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Very Good
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New York: Bantam Classics. February 1959. Mass Market Paperback. JC 136. Ninth printing. Very Good. Text unmarked. Name to inside front cover. Doodle to inside rear cover. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Light wear to cover with sunning and price label ghost to top corner. Crease to front hinge. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 196 pages.… Read more
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A Moveable Feast : The Restored Edition

by Ernest Hemingway; Patrick Hemingway (foreword); Sean Hemingway (ed)

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Published
July 2010
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As New
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The Restored Edition
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8601400319604
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New York: Scribner, July 2010. Trade Paperback. The Restored Edition. As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xvi + 240 pages. 16 pages of plates. ill., facsims., ports. ; 23 cm. Hemingway's classic memoir of Paris in the 1920s, filled with irreverent portraits of other expatriate luminaries such as F. Scott… Read more
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Vietnam: A History

by Stanley Karnow

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Published
October 1983
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Very Good
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First Edition, later printing
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9780670746040
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New York: Viking, October 1983. Hardcover. First Edition, sixth printing. Very Good book in a Very Good jacket. Interior unmarked. Spine straight and tight. Dust stains to top edge. Jacket clean and bright with light edgewear. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xiv + 752 pages. The definitive history of the Vietnam War. This monumental narrative… Read more
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The Cathedral (The Great Courses, 7868, DVD)

by William R. Cook

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Published
2010
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Fine
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9781598036954
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Chantilly, Virginia: Teaching Company. DVD. Fine. Twenty-four 30-minute lectures on four Fine DVDs in a Fine original cases along with a Fine 145-page paperback Course Guidebook. No shrink-wrap, otherwise As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. Suitable for gifting. To step inside a Gothic cathedral is to step inside the visual essence of the Christian faith—a world… Read more
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The Cask (Dover Mystery Classics)

by Freeman Wills Crofts

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Published
2019
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As New
ISBN
9780486834412
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Mineola, New York: Dover Publications, 2019. Trade Paperback. As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not damaged. 281 pages. One of the classics of modern crime fiction, first published in 1920. While London dockworkers are struggling to unload a shipment of French wine, one of the heavy casks falls, shatters and reveals its… Read more
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The People's Chef : The Culinary Revolution of Alexis Soyer

by Ruth Brandon

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Published
2004
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Fine
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First U.S. Edition
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9780802714527
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New York: Walker Books, 2004. Hardcover. First U.S. Edition / full number line. Fine book in a Near Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight, tail bumped. Jacket lightly rubbed. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xii + 319 pages. During the first half of the 19th century, Alexis Soyer became the most famous cook--and… Read more
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King Cobra: An Autobiography of Travel in French Indo-China

by Harry Hervey

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Published
1927
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Good
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First Edition
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New York: Cosmopolitan Book Corporation, 1927. Hardcover. First Edition. Black cloth over boards with silver titles to spine and front board and an embossed garuda to front board. Sewn binding. Green illustrated endpapers. No jacket. Good. Spine cracked at rear hinge. Prior owner's name "John P. Hazen Perry" and "Christmas 1927" penciled to FFEP. Text block unmarked. Spine and corners… Read more
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Candide. Translated by Lowell Bair. With an appreciation by André Maurois. Illustrations by Sheilah Beckett.

by Voltaire; Lowell Blair (trans); André Maurois (foreward)

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Published
1981
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780553210286
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New York: Bantam Classic, March 1981. Mass Market Paperback. March 1981. 2nd printing, August 1981. Near Fine. Lightly tanned, but unmarked. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Covers clean. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 122 pages.
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The Da Vinci Code

by Dan Brown

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Published
April 2003
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As New
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First Edition, later printing
ISBN
0000385504209
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New York: Doubleday, April 2003. Hardcover. First Edition, later printing. Quarter bound in black cloth over black boards, gilt lettering on spine. As New book in an As New jacket. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. Not damages. 454 pages.
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Sacré Bleu: A Comedy d'Art

by Christopher Moore

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Published
2012
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780061779749
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New York: HarperCollins / William Morris, 2012. Hardcover. Illustrated blue boards with half-band wrap. Map endpapers. 24 color illustrations. Text printed in dark blue ink. First Edition (stated) / full number line. Fine book in a Near Fine half-band. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Covers and half-band clean and bright. Spine ends lightly bumped. Crease to inner flaps of… Read more
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The Misanthrope and Other Plays

by Jean-Baptiste Molière; Jean-Baptiste Moliere; Donald M. Frame (trans)

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Published
1968
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Very Good+
ISBN
9780451517210
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New York: Signet / New American Library, 1968. Mass Market Paperback. Signet Classic CE 1721. Fifth printing. Very Good+. Interior unmarked. Spine straight and tight with a light crease. Shelf and reading wear to covers. 507 pages. Contents: The Misanthrope, The Mischievous Machinations of Scapin, The Doctor in Spite of Himself, The Miser, The Would-Be Gentleman, The Learned Woman, and… Read more
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Lisette's List: A Novel

by Susan Vreeland

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Published
2014
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Fine
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First Edition
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9781400068173
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New York: Random House, 2014. Hardcover. First Edition (stated) / full number line. Fine book in a Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Jacket clean and bright. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 414 pages. A richly imagined story of a woman's awakening in the south of Vichy France—to the power of art, to the… Read more
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Madame Bovary (Oxford World's Classics)

by Gustave Flaubert; Margaret Mauldon (trans); Malcolm Bowie (intro); Mark Overstall (notes)

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Published
2005
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Fine
ISBN
9780192840394
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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005. Trade Paperback. Fine. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Covers clean and bright. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xxviii + 329 pages.
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The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris

by David McCullough

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Published
2012
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Near Fine
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First Paperback Edition
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9781416571773
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 2012. Trade Paperback. First paperback edition / full number line. Near Fine. Interior Pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Some wear at spine head. Covers clean. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 558 pages. The remarkable story of the generations of American artists, writers, and doctors who traveled to Paris, the… Read more
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On the Manner of Negotiating with Princes: Classic Principles of Diplomacy and the Art of Negotiation

by Monsieur de François Callières; Monsieur de Francois Callieres; Charles Handy (intro); A. F. Whyte (trans)

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Published
May 30, 2000
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As New
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First Thus
ISBN
9780618055128
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Hardcover. May 30, 2000. First Thus / full number line. As New book in an As New jacket. Not a remainder. Not damaged. xiv + 110 pages. Three hundred years ago, the art of French diplomacy saved nations and enthroned kings. In today's business world, those same princely principles can make or break corporations and launch careers.… Read more
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Anything Considered

by Peter Mayle

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Published
1996
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Near Fine
Edition
Second Printing Before Publication
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9780679441236
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Hardcover. 1996. Second Printing Before Publication (stated). Near Fine book in a Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Cover clean and bright. Dust stains to top edge. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 303 pages. Bennett is an English expatriate living in France with a champagne taste and a… Read more
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