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Boeddha: Met een voorwoord van Dalai Lama

By MacQuitty, William

Bussum: Teleboek N.V., 1969. 128 pp. Illustrated with color and black and white photographs by the author. Dutch language text was translated from the English by J.B. Th. Spaan. From the Library of Janwillem van der Wetering. Van der Wetering's first book, the Empty Mirror, documented his experience at a Zen Buddhist monastery in Japan. His second, A Glimpse of Nothingness, narrated his quest for spiritual enlightenment at a Zen community on the Maine coast. He has also established a world wide reputation for his series of mystery novels of the Amsterdam "Murder Brigade," based in part on his seven years as an officer of the Amsterdam Reserve Constabulary. A gift, inscribed to him in Dutch on title page. Oversize book: overseas customers please request a shipping quote, or anticipate a request for additional postage; the book will ship at cost. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/GVG.

$35.00

Identität und Assimilation: Hamburgs Juden in der Weimarer Republik

By Lorenz, Ina

Hamburg: Hans Christians Verlag, 1989. 200 pp. Map, tables, list of documents. Text is in German. Light wear to edges, otherwise clean & tight. With laid-in letter on 'Senat der Freien und Hansestadt Hmburg' letterhead.. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$15.00

Flore-manuel de la province de Québec

By Louis-Marie, père

Montreal: Institut Agricole d'Oka, 1931. Sciences Naturelles 11, Contribution No. 23; 320 pp. With appendices, glossary, index, errata. Red cloth; gilt title, floral design on spine, and leaves on front panel; marbled endpapers. With over 2100 drawings in over 90 plates + b&w photographs. Text is in French. A little wear to spine edges, previous owner's name.. Hard Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Marcel Makhes.

$25.00

Genaue Abbildung und Beschreibung der in der Hofkirche zu Innsbruck das Grabmahl des Kaisers Maximilian I. umgebenden 28 aufgestellten erzenernen Statuen.

By Fälger, Anton

Innsbruck, No Date: F. Unterberger With frontispiece, title page and 28 lithographic plates of statues surrounding the court chapel at Innsbruck by the tomb of Emperor Maximilian I. Text in French on heavy rag paper sewn over 2 cords. Beige paper-covered boards with titles and engraved decorations also by Fälger on boards and spine. A bit worn on spine ends and over cords, with bumped corners.. Hard Cover. Very Good.

$85.00

Ribot: Racing - and breeding performance of an exceptional Horse. die Renn - und Zuchtleistungen eines wunderbaren Hengstes

By Aiscan, John

Echzell, West Germany. No Date: L B. Ahnert-Verlag 276 pp. With 16 pages of b & w photographs. Text in English and German. Clippings about Ribot stakes winners sired at John Galbreath's Darby Dan Farm laid in. . Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good.

$150.00

Frank Lloyd Wright Selected Houses Vol. 2, Taliesin

By Pfeiffer, Bruce Brooks

Tokyo: A.D.A. EDITA, 1990. 173, [3] pp. Edited and photographed by Yukio Futagawa. Text in English and Japanese. Black and white and color photographs. Volume 2 of a comprehensive survey of Wright's known buildings and projects through photographs, drawings and text; prepared in cooperation with the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation. Oversize book: overseas customers please request a shipping quote, or anticipate a request for additional postage; the book will ship at cost. . First Edition. Soft Cover with French Flaps.. Near Fine.

$100.00

Frank Lloyd Wright Selected Houses Vol. 3, Taliesin West

By Pfeiffer, Bruce Brooks

Tokyo: A.D.A. EDITA, 1992. 173, [2] pp. Edited and photographed by Yukio Futagawa. Text in English and Japanese. Black and white and color photographs. Volume 3 of a comprehensive survey of Wright's known buildings and projects through photographs, drawings and text; prepared in cooperation with the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation. Oversize book: overseas customers please request a shipping quote, or anticipate a request for additional postage; the book will ship at cost. . 2nd Printing. Soft Cover with French Flaps.. Near Fine.

$100.00

A Dictionary of the Teton Dakota Sioux Language. Lakota-English: English-Lakota, with Consideration Given to Yankdon and Santee Oie Wowapi Wan: Lakota-Ieska : Ieska-Lakota

By Buechel, Eugene S.J.

Pine Ridge, South Dakota: Red Cloud Indian School, 1970. vi, 852 pp. Edited by Paul Manhart, S.J. Includes appendices. Bechel, a German-born Jesuit priest lived and worked with the Lakota Sioux from 1902 until his death in 1954. Work on his dictionary was continued by Rev. John Bryde, and compiled into its present form by Manhart.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.

$50.00

Frank Lloyd Wright Selected Houses Vol. 1

By Pfeiffer, Bruce Brooks

Tokyo: A.D.A. EDITA, 1991. 207 pp. Homes for the Midwest Prairie 1889-1891. Residences of Frank Lloyd Wright, William H. Winslow, Susan Lawrence Dana, Ward W. Willits, Frank Thomas, Arthur Heurtley, Darwin D. Martin, Frederick D. Robie, Avery Coonley, Meyer May, Frederick C. Bogk. Edited and photographed by Yukio Futagawa. Text in English and Japanese. Black and white and color photographs. Volume 1 of a comprehensive survey of Wright's known buildings and projects through photographs, drawings and text; prepared in cooperation with the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation. Oversize book: overseas customers please request a shipping quote, or anticipate a request for additional postage; the book will ship at cost. . First Edition. Soft Cover with French Flaps.. Near Fine.

$100.00

La Seigneurie des Îles et des Îlets de Mingan

By Lévesque, René

Montreal: Leméac, 1971. 232, [8] pp. With bibliography, appendices. Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs, tables, maps. Canada Council bookplate, light soiling, light edge wear. Text is in French.. Soft Cover. GVG.

$18.00

Historia de España. Tomo V: España Musulmana hasta la caída del Califato de Córdoba (711-1031 de J.C.) Instituciones y vida social e Intelectual

By Pidal, Ramon Menendez

Madrid: Espasa-Calpe, 1973. xxiv, 838, [2] pp. With indices. Includes 3 folding plates and 3 color plates with more than 600 black and white illustrations. Dark green cloth, titles embossed gilt. Spanish language text. Light edge wear to book and dustjacket. Oversize book: overseas customers please request a shipping quote, or anticipate a request for additional postage; the book will ship at cost. . Tercera [Third] Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$75.00

Historia De España: Tomo IV. España Musulmana Hasta La Caida Del Califato De Cordoba (711 - 1031 De J. C.)

By Pidal, Ramon Menendez

Madrid: Espasa-Calpe, 1976. La Conquista, el emirato, y el califato; xliv, 524 pp. Includes numerous black and white illustrations, several color plates, folding time-line and indices. Dark green cloth, titles embossed gilt. Spanish language text. Light edge wear; dustjacket has heavier wear along top edge. Oversize book: overseas customers please request a shipping quote, or anticipate a request for additional postage; the book will ship at cost. . Cuarta [Fourth] Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/GVG.

$75.00

Le continent blanc: histoire et description de l'Antarctide

By Henry, Thomas R

Paris: Payot, 1952. 244 pp, + 12 pp publisher's advertisement. Map of the South Pole. Text is in French. Henry was Scientific Director of the Washington Star, and a member of the Byrd expedition of 1946-47 to Antarctica. Signed by Henry on ffep to Newbold Noyes, editor of the Washington Evening Star. Noyes joined the Star as a reporter, then during World War II became an ambulance driver in the American Field Service. He rejoined the paper as a foreign correspondent, reporting on American troop activity in Italy and the Allied advance through southern France and then into Germany. The Star was a liberal Republican newspaper rival to the Washington Post. Paper toning, chipped spine edges; many pages uncut. With 8 page publisher's catalog laid in.. Presentation Copy. Paper Wrappers. GVG.

$50.00

Remarks on the Philosophy of Psychology.  2 Volumes as a Set
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Remarks on the Philosophy of Psychology. 2 Volumes as a Set

By Wittgenstein, Ludwig. Anscombe; Von Wright; Nyman (eds)

Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1980. Vol. 1: vi, 418 pp, with indices. GVG. Wear to corners. Vol. 2 [vi], 282 pp, with indices, appendix. ISBN: 0-226-90434-2. VG. Black cloth, spine title gilt. Both volumes have the usual library markings & pockets. German text on verso, English text on recto. . Hard Cover. Ex-Library.

$50.00

Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus. The German Text of Ludwig Wittgenstein's Logisch-philosophische Abhandlung

By Wittgenstein, Ludwig. Pears & McGuinness (translators)

New York: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1963. Introduction by Bertrand Russell. xxii, 166 pp, with index. Red cloth, spine title gilt. With the usual library markings and pocket, spine numbers blacked out; otherwise VG, clean & tight. German text on verso, English translation on recto. . Hard Cover. Ex-Library.

$18.50

Vävboken. Handbok för hemmet och Skolan, Utarbetad. Moderna Textilier

By Montell, Aina & Glantzberg, Elisabeth M.

Stockholm: Albert Bonniers Forlag, 1925. 74, v pp. 24 plates, 11 in color. Wear to edges, previous owner's name on front. Text is in SWEDISH. Profusely illustrated with weaving drafts and b&w photos. Includes sewn-in 2-page card (Fargprover a garn) with samples of thread in 84 brilliant colors! . Soft Cover. GVG.

$75.00

Graphis Logo 2. The International Survey of Logo Design

By B. Martin Pedersen, (editor)

Zurich: Graphis Press Corp., 1993. 224 pp, including indices, and order forms for Graphis publications. Blind-stamped black cloth. Dustjacket is sunned where unprotected by a smaller book, has a little edge wear including a 1" closed tear at upper front corner. Text is in English, German, and French. "Graphis Logo 2 encompasses over 500 of the world's best selection of innovative, top-quality logos, corporate symbols and trademarks..." Oversize book: overseas customers please request a shipping quote, or anticipate a request for additional postage; the book will ship at cost. . Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good.

$35.00

Model Van De Oorlogsbrik Irene

By Petrejus, E.W.

Hengelo, Holland, n. d.: Uitgave: N.V. Uitgeversmij 192 pp. Text is in Dutch. Illustrated with 492 black & white figures of ships, hardware and plans. Includes bibliography . Plans A-B, on a large folding sheet; and C-E , on a single sheet are laid in. Also laid in, a sheet of 2 rigging plans. Petrejus worked with the Prince Hendrik maritime museum in Rotterdam. Published soon after WWII, the book became an important reference as interest in ship model building grew. Grey cloth spine with printed paper on boards. Boards are yellowed around edges, with bumped corners and foxed endpapers.. Hard Cover. GVG.

$75.00

Zukunft und Verheissung. Das Problem der Zukunft in der Gegenwartigen Theologischen und Philosophischen Diskussion

By Sauter, Gerhard

Zurich: Zwingli, 1965. 374 pp. Mit namenverzeichnis. Includes index of names cited. Previous owner's name in ink on front pastedown. Spine very lightly faded, one spot on back cover. Text is in German. VG+. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+.

$15.00

Simone Weil: Biografia di un pensiero

By Fiori, Gabriella

Garzanti, 1981. [iv], 376, [4] pp. Includes index, bibliography. With 8 b&w plates. Text is in ITALIAN. Inscribed by the author on half-title to Charles Bell, with his name and a few marginalia in red ink. Charles Bell, writer, poet and scholar, grew up in Greenville, Mississippi with Walker Percy and Shelby Foote. His first novel, The Married Land, Houghton Mifflin, 1962, was praised by William Carlos Williams. His works include three volumes of poetry, two novels, and an audio-visual opus, "Symbolic History". . Presentation Copy. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$35.00

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