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cover of Last Essays

Last Essays

by Mann, Thomas

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Published
1959
Condition
Fine
Edition
Stated First Edition
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1959. This Stated First Edition (and, unless it's stated, it's not) is in Fine condition with a Fine, price-unclipped dust jacket. The dust jacket has light edge rubbing, a tiny 1/8-inch tear at the rear spine seam, and a small red dot next to the word "Last" on the front panel. (Click on photo.) The… Read more
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cover of Peeling the Onion: A Memoir

Peeling the Onion: A Memoir

by Günter Grass

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Grimalkin Books
Published
2007
Condition
New
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780151014774
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$14.99

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Orlando: Harcourt, Inc., 2007. This Stated First U.S. Edition (and unless it's stated, it's not) is in Brand New condition, with a Brand New unclipped dust jacket. The book was translated from the German by Michael Henry Heim. This memoir traces Grass's youth in Nazi Germany, his being drafted into the German army and his being sent to the Eastern… Read more
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cover of Schillers Werke  (Schiller's Works) Complete in Nine Volumes (9 Bänden) and in German (in Deutscher Sprache)

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Leipzig: Bibliographisches Institut Schillers Werke, Im Verein mit R. Petsch, A. Leitzmann, and W. Stammler Herausgegeben von Ludwig Bellermann. Zweite kritisch durchgesehene und erläuterte Ausgabe. Eine schöne Sammlung in 9 Bänden: "Schiller's Gesammelte Werke"; ohne Jahr. Die Bücher sind in Sehr Gut+ Bedingung, in Deutscher Sprache. Jedes Buch ist in dunkelgrünem Stoff gebunden mit Gilt Buchstaben und Einfassung und… Read more
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cover of The Chief European Dramatists: Twenty-One Plays from the Drama of Greece, Rome, Spain, France, Italy, Germany, Denmark, and Norway from 500 B.C. To 1879 A.D.

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Houghton Mifflin, 1916. This thoughtfully conceived collection is a First Printing, with only a 1916 copyright date and no further printing history. (Later printings and editions are stated as such.) The book is in close to Fine condition (click on photo). It includes 21 plays from the greatest drama and comedy of Greece, Rome, Spain, France, Italy,… Read more
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cover of Wilhelm Steinhausen: Ein Deutscher Kunstler

Wilhelm Steinhausen: Ein Deutscher Kunstler

by Koch, David

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Published
1904
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Good
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$23.99

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Heilbronn, Germany: Berlag von Eugen Salzer, 1904. This German-language book explores the life and artwork of the famous 19th Century German artist and illustrator, Wilhelm Steinhausen (1846-1924). It includes 119 illustrations, mostly in black and white. The book is in Good condition. It has green cloth covers over a flexible board, with a circular illustration in gilt over ivory, as… Read more
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cover of Holocaust at Sea: The Drama of the Scharnhorst

Holocaust at Sea: The Drama of the Scharnhorst

by Busch, Corvette-Captain Fritz-Otto

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Grimalkin Books
Published
1956
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$33.99

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New York: Rinehart & Company, Inc., 1956. "Holocaust at Sea" is in Near-Fine condition with a Near-Fine unclipped dust jacket. Click on photo. The book is translated from the German by Eleanor Brockett and Anton Ehrenzweig and is illustrated with photographs. The Scharnhorst was one of the most feared ships in Atlantic and North Sea waters. This thrilling real-life adventure… Read more
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cover of The Works of L. (Louisa, Luise) Muhlbach: Complete Historical Novels in 20 Volumes

The Works of L. (Louisa, Luise) Muhlbach: Complete Historical Novels in 20 Volumes

by Muhlbach, Louisa (Luise)

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Published
1899
Condition
Very Good
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$248.99

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New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1899. Luise (often anglicized from the German as "Louisa") Muhlbach was the penname of Klara Muller Mundt (1814-1873), who achieved worldwide recognition in the 19th Century with her historical novels. Klara's husband, Theodor Mundt (1808-1861), was an equally famous novelist and critic in the couple's homeland, Germany. This following is a complete 20-volume… Read more
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