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Mark Brazier-Jones Chez Avant-Scene

by (Delacarte, Elizabeth)

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Paris: Avant-Scene. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo. [N.d., ca. 1987 or later]. French. Original pictorial card wraps. Unpaginated, approx. [40] pp. B&W photos by Lauren Hicks. Design by Grenade. Fine condition. Mark Brazier-Jones is a creator of functional art. His work ranges from decorative furniture and lighting to esoteric sculptural objects.
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J'Accuse: The Dark Side of Nice

by Greene, Graham

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Published
1982
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Near Fine
Edition
First Thus
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Toronto: Lester & Orpen Dennys Publishers, 1982. First Thus. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Original card wraps, staple bound. 69 pp. Text in English and French, with separate title pages. B&W illustrations. Light bumping and age toning to edges of wraps, else fine. 'Organised crime' remains an element of statistics until it is illustrated by actual cases. In… Read more
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The House Near Paris: An American Woman's Story of Traffic in Patriots

by Tartiere, Drue with M.R. Werner

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Published
1946
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1946. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Good. 12mo. Scarce. Original brown cloth, green spine lable and gilt lettering. Top edge green. 318 p.p. [12] p.p. B&W photos [6 plates]. Light bumping and rubbing to spine ends and corners. Spine tilted. Bookplate to ffep. Dust jacket is price clipped, chipped to spine ends, bumped… Read more
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Cuisine De L'Inde: Recettes Originales Du Sous-Continent Aux Epices

by Purewal, Jasjit; Anand, Karen; Brennan, Jennifer; Piganiol, Agnes [translator]; Hutton, Wendy [editor]

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Published
1996
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Near Fine
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Paris: Les Editions Du Pacifique, 1996. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8.75" x 8" Oblong. Soft cover. 132 p.p. Text in French. Beautifully illustrated in colour throughout. Includes 85 recipes from a variety of Indian regions and styles of cooking.
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Une Journee a Versailles. Guide Illustre Du Chateau, Du Musee, Du Parc et Des Trianons

by Anon

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Published
1936
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Very Good
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Paris: Braun & Cie, 1936. Soft Cover. Very Good. 12mo (small). Orig. wrappers. 68pp. Illustrated with 32 engravings and 8 plans. A small stain to top of front cover, some creasing to lower corner but otherwise very good.
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Paris, an V De La Republique, 1797. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. In Six Volumes. Orig. calf backed paper boards and printed leather spine labels, 20, lxxviii, 496pp; (4), 516, 27pp; vii, 256pp; vi, (1), 8-515pp; viii, 568pp. With 7 plates and 8 charts and tables (7 folding). A chip to top corner of pp. 279-80 (affecting text), roughly… Read more
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Le Theologien Philosophe

by [Champion De Pontalier, Francois - 1731-1812]

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Paris et a Bruxelles: Chez Le Charlier, Libraire, Montagne De La Cour. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo (small). [n.d., ca. 1786]. French. Two volumes. Quarter contemporary brown calf, black spine lable with gilt lettering, Marbled boards and endpapers. Speckled edges. Bindings are tight. Author name inked to title pages. Bookplate of the "Conventus Sti. Bonaventurae, Lovanii. Fratrum Minorum Conventalium"… Read more
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Souvenir D'Amour: Erotic Memoirs of Paris in The 1920s

by Villefranche, Anne-Marie

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Published
1991
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Near Fine
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New York: Carroll & Graf, 1991. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. Translated from the French by Jane Purcell. 181 p.p. Quarter brown cloth with tan paper boards, gilt lettering to spine. Dust jacket worn and bumped at spine ends and corners, a few short tears at spine ends, light wear to edges. A delightful, erotic adventure that… Read more
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Vues De Strasbourg & De Ses Principaux Monuments

by Simon, E.

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Strasbourg: E. Simon Fils. Hardcover. Good. 8vo. [Ca. 1850s] Half bound red morocco binding over marbled boards, [6] steel engravings with tissue guards, plus [1] lithographed map of Strasbourg. Llight foxing, some marginalia on third plate (image not affected), light wear to boards, corners and spine rubbed with small chip at foot of spine, but still a good… Read more
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The Three Musketeers

by Dumas, Alexandre

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London: George Routledge and Sons, Limited. Hard Cover. Good. Leloir, Maurice. 12mo. Fleur-de-Lis Edition. [n.d., ca. 1900]. ix, 492 p.p. Blue cloth boards with blind titling and vignette to front board, black lettering to spine. [12 B&W plates, incl. frontis.]. Spine is sunned, bumped and rubbed at ends and corners, light wear to joints, damp staining to boards.… Read more
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The Universities of Europe in The Middle Ages: A New Edition in Three Volumes

by Rashdall, Hastings; Powicke, F.M. [editor]; Emden, A.B. [editor]

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Published
1958
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Near Fine
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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1958. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. Blue cloth boards with gilt titling to spines. Each volume has a B&W frontis. Lightly rubbed at spine ends and corners. All volumes have light damp staining to fore edge. Dust jackets are price clipped, sunned at spine and edges, and have light damp staining, a few… Read more
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James Joyce in Paris: His Final Years

by Freund, Gisele and V.B. Carleton

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Published
1965
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc, 1965. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to. Stated first edition. With a preface by Simone de Beauvoir. ix, 117. Quarter bound in green cloth with cream cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine. Numerous B&W photos throughout. Some spotting to boards, rubbing and bumping to spine ends. Dust jacket is… Read more
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The Count of Monte Cristo

by Dumas, Alexandre

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Published
2009
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Near Fine
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2009. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Everyman's Library Series. With an introduction by Umberto Eco. xlv, 1188 p.p. Incldues a select bibliography and a chronology. Burgundy cloth boards with black spine label and gilt titling. Spine ends and corners lightly bumped and chafed, else fine. Dust jacket is lightly bumped at head.… Read more
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J. Picot

by Cognet, Andre

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Published
1985
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Paris: S.I.P.O. Beziers, 1985. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo (impeial). Unpaginated, [100 p.p.]. Copiously illustrated with photos and reproductions of Jean-Claude Picot's paintings and ceramics. Aqua cloth boards with gilt lettering. Lightly bumped at tail edge of front board. Colour illustrated dust jacket has some bumping to edges and spine ends, a few small damp stains to… Read more
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Silence: A Thirteenth-Century French Romance

by Roche-Mahdi, Sarah (translator); Heldris, de Cornuale

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Published
1992
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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East Lansing, Michigan: Colleagues Press Inc, 1992. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. [xxiv], 343 p.p. Purple publisher's cloth with silver titling to spine. Dust jacket bumped at spine ends with small chip to rear of spine tail, small tear to head of front cover. Text clean. Facing translation from the French. Includes notes to the… Read more
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Histoire De La Magie En France, Depuis Le Commencement De La Monarchie Jusqu'a Nos Jours

by Garinet, M. Jules

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Published
1818
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Paris: Chez Foulon et Compagnie, 1818. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. [liii] 363 p.p. Contemporary full calf, flat back, gilt-stamped leather spine label. Engraved frontis of Jeane d'Arc after Chasselat. A bit of rubbing to the spine and edges, front hinge cracking. Ribbon marker. Bookplate of C.B. Farrar to FFEP (Dr. Clarence B. Farrar, 1874-1970, Director… Read more
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Les Miserables

by Hugo, Victor; Isabel F. Hapgood (translator)

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Published
1887
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Very Good
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New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company Publishers, 1887. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Translated from the French by Isabel F. Hapgood. Complete in one volume (5 vols). [vi] Fantine 286 p.p.; Cosette 253 p.p.; Marius 227 p.p.; St. Denis 323 p.p.; Jean Valjean 284 p.p.. Frontis plus 4 full page b&w plates. Original cloth binding. Title, author, publisher… Read more
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French Legends, Tales, and Fairy Stories

by Picard, Barbara Leonie

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Published
1957
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Near Fine
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London: Oxford University Press, 1957. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Kiddell-Monroe, Joan. 8vo. 215 p.p. Cloth. Endpapers match illustration on cover. Bruising around bottom edges of dust-jacket. Small tear to top of dust-jacket spine. Inner flap price clipped. Black markings near spine of front board. Light stain to rear board. Ex Libris stamp by C. B. Farrar. Picard… Read more
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Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme

by Moliere

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Published
1954
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Near Fine
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Paris: Imprimerie Nationale, 1954. Soft Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Dubout, [Albert]. 7.5" x 9.5" 208 p.p. Book 3499/5000. In French. Vibrant full page illustrations throughout book, . Paperback. Hard cover chemise and slip case. Slight discolouration to spine of chemise. Light wear and bumping to extremities of slip case. Interior clean. A near fine copy of book. This… Read more
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The Vicomte De Bragelonne or Ten Years Later Being the Completion of "The Three Musketeers" and "Twenty Years After

by Dumas, Alexandre; [Maquet, Auguste]

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London: George Routledge and Sons, Limited. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. In Two Volumes. [1878?] Blue cloth binding with gilt title and decorative spine. Vol. 1: viii, 532; Vol. 2: viii, 632 p.p. Rubbing to head and tail of spine [Vol. I & II] with faded white stain on front board [Vol. I] and dark blue marker coloring to… Read more
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