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Pope Joan : a Romantic Biography By Emmanuel Royidis

by Royidis,Emmanuel

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Published
1960
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Good
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Revised Edition
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London: Andre Deutsch, 1960 Rollicking story of the only female Pope. First published in 1886, and banned by the Greek Orthodox church."Adapted from the Greek of Emmanuel Royidis by Lawrence Durrell" on title page, but the spine title and DJ give more prominence to Lawrence Durrell. 154p. Introduction, notes & bibliography. Neat tight copy, endpapers missing and some library marls.… Read more
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Pope Joan

by Royidis,Emmanuel ; Durrell, Lawrence

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Published
1972
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As New
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Revised Edition
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9780879510022
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New York: Overlook Press, 1972 Rollicking story of the only female Pope. First published in 1886, and banned by the Greek Orthodox Church. This version though described as "Translated and adapted from the Greek of Emmanuel Royidis" is credited to Lawrence Durrell as author on the title page and DJ. 159p. Introduction,notes & bibliography. This has LC # 72-81498. Revised… Read more
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Pope Joan

by Royidis,Emmanuel [Durrell, Lawrence]

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Published
1984
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Near Fine
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Revised Edition
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9780879519643
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New York: Overlook Press/Tusk, 1984 Rollicking story of the only female Pope. First published in 1886, and banned by the Greek Orthodox church. 158p. introduction,notes & bibliography. . Revised Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Illus. by Trans. Lawrence Durrell.
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Oi myrodiés tis Zoís= The Small of Life

by Koutas, Vangelis

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Published
1998
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New Book from Greece
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Reprint
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9789605360351
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Athens: Enalios, 1998 Reprint. French Wraps. New Book from Greece.
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When Greek Meets Greek

by Demetrios,George

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Published
1947
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Good > Very Good
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1st.US Edition.
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New York: Houghton Mifflin & Co., 1947 Collection of charming illustrated short stories by Greek American writer and artist (born in Macedonia 1896) reflecting the characters, folklore and events he remembered from the Greek villages of his youth. "Greece has sent its young men into all parts of the world; but whether pig-herding in Macedonia, waitering in an aristocratic cafe… Read more
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The Fratricides

by Kazantzakis,Nikos

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Published
1986
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Fine
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Reprint
ISBN
9780571105069
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London: Faber & Faber, 1986 Kazantzakis' last novel." The subject is the Greek Civil War : the Communists and the Monarchists are tearing each other to pieces, brother is killing brother and whole villages decimating themselves in an endless succession of murders. The hero is one of Nikos Kazantzakis most powerful creations : Father Yanaros the Christ-like priest of a… Read more
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The Fratricides

by Kazantzakis,Nikos

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Published
1966
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Very Good
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2nd Printing
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1966 Kazantzakis' last novel." The subject is the Greek Civil War : the Communists and the Monarchists are tearing each other to pieces, brother is killing brother and whole villages decimating themselves in an endless succession of murders. The hero is one of Nikos Kazantzakis most powerful creations : Father Yanaros the Christ-like priest of… Read more
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The Fratricides

by Kazantzakis,Nikos

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Published
1984
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1984 Kazantzakis' last novel." The subject is the Greek Civil War : the Communists and the Monarchists are tearing each other to pieces, brother is killing brother and whole villages decimating themselves in an endless succession of murders. The hero is one of Nikos Kazantzakis most powerful creations : Father Yanaros the Christ-like priest of… Read more
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The Third Wedding (To Trito Stephani)

by Taktsis,Costas [Kóstas Takhtsís]

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Published
1971
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As New
Edition
1st US Ed..
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9780873760188
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New York: Red Dust, 1971 A gloriously entertaining celebration of the survival skills and spirit of Greek women during WW II and in the aftermath. An exceptionally crisp copy - looks unread, tiny chip on dj, . 1st US Ed... Hard Cover. As New/Near Fine - Slight Chip. Illus. by Trans.Leslie Finer.
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The Birthday Party

by Karnezis, Panos

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Published
2007
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New
Edition
1st Canadian Edition.
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9780676978872
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Toronto: Alfred A. Knopf, 2007 It is the summer of 1975. An Onassis-like tycoon is nearing the end of his life. When he finds out that his daughter, with whom he's having a problematic relationship, is pregnant by a man he does not approve of, he has a birthday party for her on his private island, secretly intending to persuade… Read more
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Zorba the Greek

by Kazantzakis,Nikos

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Published
1965
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New York: Ballantine, 1965 "Everyman with a Greek Accent ...a long,lean fierce mustached Greek whose 65 years have neither dimmed his hawk eyes or dulled his pagan laughter:". Mass Market Paperback. Very Good. Illus. by Trans. Carl Wildman.
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The Birthday Party

by Karnezis, Panos

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Published
2007
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New
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1st Canadian Edition.
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9780676978872
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Toronto: Alfred A. Knopf, 2007 It is the summer of 1975. An Onassis-like tycoon is nearing the end of his life. When he finds out that his daughter, with whom he's having a problematic relationship, is pregnant by a man he does not approve of, he has a birthday party for her on his private island, secretly intending to persuade… Read more
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A Naked Girl

by Athanassiades,Nikos

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Published
1968
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Very Good
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1st.US Edition.
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New York: Orion Press, 1968 "In telling this curious,evocative and deeply movong tale, Nikos Athanassiades brilliantly captures the drama of the sea and the drama of Greece : it is a work of striking originality."(usual marks). 1st.US Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good, Price Clipped. Illus. by Trans. Stephanos Zotos. Ex-Library.
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Me Tin Pnoi Tou Anemou (At the Wind's Breath)

by Polyrákis, Giórgos [Polyrakis, Yorghos]

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Published
2003
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Reprint.
ISBN
9789602747582
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Athens: Ekdoseis Psychogios, 2003 "Isabella Lambrinou is young, assertive, beautiful and rich. She will fall madly in love with Takis, but will experience situations which will convince her that no matter what you do, you can't change the past, you have to live with it till the end of your days. " Donor inscriptoin on fep, else near fine. Reprint..… Read more
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Saint Francis : A Novel (Alternative Title "God's Pauper")

by Kazantzakis,Nikos

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Published
1962
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Near Fine
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First Edition, Second Printing.
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1962 First Edition, Second Printing.. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Trans. Peter A.Bien.
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Tha Xanárthoun ta Chelidónia

by Papadaki, Alkyoni

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Published
2015
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New Book from Greece
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1st Greek Ed..
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Athens: Kalentis, 2015 Yung Olanthi trying to survive in a society of contrasts, where hardness stands next to compassion, laughter comes along with tears, hate nestles next to love. lives and hopes in a world full of suffering. Numerous individuals and lives intersect to form a continuous narrative, each with its own history.composing a novel that reflects a world that… Read more
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Antistrophe Diadromi

by Polyrákis, Giórgos [Polyrakis, Yorghos]

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Published
2014
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New Book from Greece
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1st Greek Ed..
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9786180105131
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Athens: Ekdoseis Psychogios, 2014 The evening reception for the opening of the Olympic Games of Athens 2004, MP and old gold medalist Dimitri Angelou meets the tycoon Miltiadis Konstantinou and explosive daughter, Yvonne. Their meeting will be the beginning of a stormy relationship. Now, nine years later, things have changed dramatically.. 1st Greek Ed... French Wraps. New Book from Greece.… Read more
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He Megali Litaneia

by Karagatsi, M [Pseud. Dimitris Rodopoulos]

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Good
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First Thus.
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Athens: Vivliopoleion tes Hestias I.D. Kollarou, Undated vintage copy [ ? c 1950?] . 313p. illus. Text complete and clean, but original papers wraps are shabby and slightly stained.. First Thus.. Original Wraps. Good.
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Einai Glentzes, Pinei Gala

by Papadopoulos, Leuteres (Lefteris)

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Published
2006
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Greek Edition.
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9789600343090
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Athens: Kastaniotis, 2006 Stories, memories ,poems, songs and also an unpublished short story by Antonis Samarakis: "Street Fokaias 18" 412p.. 1st Greek Edition.. French Wraps. Near Fine.
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He Kyria Koula

by Koumandareas, Menis (Koumantaréas, Ménis)

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Published
1978
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Good>Very Good
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1st Greek Ed..
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Athens: Ekdoseis Kedros, 1978 Two strangers meet on the train .How to fall in love? Especially when one is a woman mature, conservative, and the other young, wacky student? What unites the route from Thissio in Kifissia with stopovers Monastiraki where Koula rises, and Agios Nikolaos, where Mimis has a studio? Text neat and complete, but usual library marks and… Read more
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