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Inventing Paradise : The Greek Journey 1937-1947

by Keeley Edmund

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1999
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9780374177171
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New York: Farrar,Strauss & Giroux, 1999 In pre-war Greece Lawrence Durrell and Henry Miller discovered Greek literature and poetry from their friendship with George Seferis and George Katsimbalis.. 1st.US Ed... Hard Cover. New/New.
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My Brother George Seferis

by Tsatsos, Jeanne (Ioanna)

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Published
1982
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1st.US Edition
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9780935476101
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Minneapolis MN: Nostos, 1982 NEW - Will be sent to you direct from the publisher.. 1st.US Edition. New/New. Illus. by Trans. John Demos.
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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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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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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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Kyra Frossini (IN GREEK and ENGLISH

by Valaoritis, Aristoteles (1824-1879)

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2009
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First Thus.
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9780932963130
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Minneapolis: Nostos, 2009 Originally published in 1859, An historical poem based on events which took place in 1801 in the city of Ioannina, Greece, under Ali Pasha,the Ottoman ruler. "It is a drama of love, passion, betrayal, repentance, and murder." Translated by Panagiotis Tsonis and Anastasios Tsonis with an introduction by Nanos Valaoritis.. First Thus.. Softcover. New Book from Publisher.… Read more
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Kyra Frossini (IN GREEK] [Kyra Phrosini]

by Valaoritis, Aristoteles (1824-1879)

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Published
1977
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Athens: Ekdoseis Pella / Theoph. Papdopoulos, 1977 Originally published in 1859, this undated reprint [c 1977 ?) this issue [Tomos B in the series "Apanta Aristotelous Valaoritiou] appears to be a facsimile of an earlier edition which inckuded transcripts of contemporay documents c1800 . An historical poem based on events which took place in 1801 in the city of Ioannina,… Read more
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Critical Humanism as a Philosophy of Culture: The Case of E.P. Papanoutsos

by Anton, John

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Published
1981
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9780935476071
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Minneapolis MN: Nostos, 1981 NEW - Will be sent to you direct from the publisher.. 1st.US Edition.. New/New.
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The Colossus of Maroussi

by Miller, Henry

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Reprint.
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9780811201094
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New York: New Directions "The uninhibited pagan spirit of Greece" exhuberantly described by Miller. Pbk. 248p. Remainder mark, but otherwise as new. Reprint.. Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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The Colossus of Maroussi

by Miller, Henry

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Published
1958
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Very Good
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New York: New Directions, 1958 "The uninhibited pagan spirit of Greece" exhuberantly described by Miller. Pbk. 248p. 11th printing Condition : Good - Clean text but wraps a little faded scuffed & marked. Reprint. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Invalids & Wayfarers [Astheneis Kai Odooporoi ]

by Theotokas, George

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2014
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Minneapolis MN: Nostos, 2014 NEW - Will be sent to you direct from the publisher. Translation of "Astheneis Kai Odooporoi " by Donald E. Martin. 1st.US Edition.. New/New.
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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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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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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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Love in the Snow

by Papadiamantis, Alexandros

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Published
1993
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Very Good
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First Thus
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9789603531029
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Limni,Evvia,Greece: Denise Harvey, 1993 English Translation with Greek Text. 'Love in the Snow', written in 1896, is one of Papadiamandis's most poignant tales. Zissimos Lorenzatos writes in his introductory note to this monograph: 'The snow which covers the hero in 'Love in the Snow', set on the island of Skiathos, birthplace of Alexandros Papadiamandis (1851-1911), runs parallel, one could say,… Read more
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Allos Pos : 13 Anathymemata Stin Gwendolyn McEwen

by Ziatas, Christos

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1996
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Toronto: Deca Publications, 1996 Allos Pos : 13 Anathymemata Stin Gwendolyn McEwen. 30p. [Only 3 copies in WorldCat]. 1st.Can Ed... Original Wraps. New.
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The Murderess [He Phonissa] A Novel in Purist Modern Greek

by Papadiamantis Alexandros

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Published
1986
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Rev Ed.
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9780771701436
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Montreal: McGill Companions to Modern Greek Studies, 1986 Series B in the "McGill Companions to Modern Greek Studies"series . Contains the text in Greek with extensive notes and explanations in English by Anne Farmakides and Diana Haas .251p.. Rev Ed.. Soft Cover. New Book from Publisher. Illus. by Edited By Anne Farmakides & Anne-Marie Farmakides.
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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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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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Allos Pos : 13 Anathymemata Stin Gwendolyn McEwen

by Ziatas, Christos

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1996
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Toronto: Deca Publications, 1996 Allos Pos : 13 Anathymemata Stin Gwendolyn McEwen. 30p. [Only 3O copies in WorldCat]. 1st.Can Ed... Original Wraps. New.
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He Ismeria Ton Eskimoon (IN GREEK)

by Ziatas, Christos

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Published
1990
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1st.Can Ed..
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Toronto: Deca Publications, 1990 1st.Can Ed... Original Wraps. Fine.
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The Murderess [He Phonissa] A Novel in Purist Modern Greek

by Papadiamantis Alexandros

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1986
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9780771701436
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Montreal: McGill Companions to Modern Greek Studies, 1986 Series B in the "McGill Companions to Modern Greek Studies"series . Contains the text in Greek with extensive notes and explanations in English by Anne Farmakides and Diana Haas .251p.. Rev Ed.. Soft Cover. New Book from Publisher. Illus. by Edited By Anne Farmakides & Anne-Marie Farmakides.
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