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Seventeenth Century French Readings

By Albert Schinz and Helen Maxwell King

Blue cloth over boards, dark blue letters. Lightly scuffed covers and spine; age darkened on spine (titles legible) and along cover edges; tightly bound; owner name and date (1923) on front free end paper; clean interior; class reading list tipped in at rear paste down. 16mo, 382 pp.

$7.50

Heine's Prosa (German Classics)

By Heinrich Heine (C. A. Buchheim, ed)

2nd revised edition. Text in German with short biography and notes in English. Good HC, no DJ. Red pebble-grain cloth over boards wiht gilt letters. Clean, lightly scuffed covers and spine; some rubbing wear at spine ends and fore corners; tightly bound; clean interior. 16mo 322 pp; index.

$12.00

Panorama de la Litterature Contemporaine aux Etats-Unis: Introduction, Illustrations, Documents

By John Brown

Text in French/Francais. Softcover with fold-in flaps; all edges untrimmed. Lightly scuffed/soiled covers; some age darkening of covers; light edge wear; tightly bound; all leaves are unopened at top edge - never been read; leaves are age darkened at edges; some author photos have light foxing. 12mo, 653 pp; index; illustrated with photos.

$15.00

Deutsche Trostbriefe

By Rudolf Krauß (Krauss), Herausgegeben

ND (Ca 1919) 1919 copyright. Good HC, no DJ. In deutscher; in German. Dark gray boards; front cover stamped with gilt and purple frame around central pedestal and urn in gilt; gilt letters. Clean, lightly scuffed covers and spine; faded on spine, title faintly visible; rubbed at spine head; tightly bound; half title cracked at hinge, somewhat brittle; clean interior; age darkened at page edges. In German black letter script. 12mo, 220 pp; index.

$20.00

Deutsche Literatur. Eine geschichtl. Darstellung ihrer Hauptgestalten

By Walter Clauss

Text in German/Deutsch. Blue-gray cloth over boards, silver letters. Scuffed/lightly soiled covers and spine; cloth split at cover/spine joints; tightly bound; owner names on front end papers; limited pencil and ink underlining. Small 8vo, 332 pp; index.

$10.00

Freund, so du etwas bist, so bleib doch ja nicht stehn: man muß aus einem Licht fort in das andre gehn

By Heinrich Tieck (editor)

Very Good HC, no DJ. Text in German/Deutsch; Blackletter/Fraktur. Blue linen-grain cloth over thin boards, gilt letters; ribbon marker. Clean covers and spine; some age darkening on spine and slightly at cover edges; tightly bound; bright, clean interior. 12mo, 124 pp; illustrated.

$14.00

In Another Language: A Record of the Thirty-Year Relationship Between Thomas Mann and His American Translator Helen Tracy Lowe-Porter

By John C. Thirlwall

Inscribed by author. Very Good HC in Good+ DJ. Green cloth over boards, gilt letters. Bright, clean covers and spine; tightly bound; owner's reference library stamp on front pastedown; inscribed on front free end paper 'For Leonora and Charles - | in grateful memory of another | thirty year relationship | with momentous consequences - | Fuji - Bucky - d'Arcy | Affectionately | Jack | September 1966' (former owner was Charles H. Page - Smith College, Princeton and UMass Soc prof and author); crisp, clean interior. DJ is clean and complete; faintly scuffed on back cover; few small chips at spine ends. 8vo, 209 pp + index.

$35.00

Dix-huitieme siecle : Etudes litteraires

By Emile Faguet

Text in French/Francais. Half blue cloth and faux marbled paper, gilt spine lettering; sprinkled text block edges. Scuffed, clean covers, some abrasions; tightly bound; clean interior with fair amount of foxing throughout. Cf, OCLC #310774565. Large 16mo, 537 pp.

$12.00