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Pages françaises.

by Direction Générale des Relations Culturelles, editor.

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"Revue mensuelle édité par les soins de la Direction Générale des Relations Culturelles." No. 10, Février 1946: Valéry, Claudel, Jacob, Soupault, Mercier, Arland, Tardieu, Masarès, Bost, Cassou, Mérimé, Reuillard, Delysan, Mallet, Caullery, Ramon, Devaux, Créhange & Baissette, Androclès, Brussey-Malville, Bréguet, Merleau-Ponty, Géraldy, Carco, George, Laprade, Champigneulle, Marini, Fumet, Malherbe, Jourdan Morhange; No. 11, Mars 1946: Garampon, Cayrol, Gatheron, Masson,… Read more
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Solitude de la pitiè

by Giono, Jean, 1895-1970

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1932
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Paris, Gallimard, 1932.. Soft Cover. 222 p.; 19 cm. "Dixième edition." A collection of twenty stories set in small towns in Provence. Stock#30434. Good/ paper.
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La Figurazione della Luce nella Divina Commedia.

by Di Pino, Guido, 1912-2002

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1962
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D'Anna, Messina-Firenze [1962]. Biblioteca di Cultura Contemporanea LXXVII. Hard Cover. 196 pages, 23 cm. On the use of light in the Divina Commedia. There is a chapter on the "Senso pittorico di Dante." Stock# 35,926. Vg, unopened/ bound in cloth by Abrami. Italian literature Dante
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Antonio Machado o la poetica de la otredad.

by Carretão, Antonio.

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1976
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Madrid, Cuadernos Hispanoamericanos, 1976. OFFPRINT, 10 pages; 24 cm., from Cuadernos Hispanoamericanos 304-307. Inscribed by the author to distinguished hispanist Prof. Alan S. Trueblood. Stock#47372. Vg / offprint.
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Medieval and Renaissance Studies in Honour of Robert Brian Tate.

by Tate, Robert Brian, 1921- . Michael, Ian & Richard Andrew Cardwell, editors

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1986
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First Edition
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Oxford [England]: Dolphin Book Co., 1986. First Edition. Soft Cover. xiii, 177 p.; 24 cm. 13 articles: 10 in English; 2 Spanish; 1 Catalan. Includes "Lost Literature in Medieval Portuguese." Stock#45720. Vg / soft cover.
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Chicago, Institute of Lithuanian Studies, 1979. 23 essays in Lithuanian with English abstracts: History, 5; Literature, 4; Art, 4; Psychology, 3, and others. Soft Cover. 296 pages; 21.5 cm. Vg/ wrappers. Stock#28753.
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A Study of Vasyl' Stefanyk: The Pain at the Heart of Existence.

by Struk, D. S. Luckyl, G. S. N.

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1973
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Littleton, CO, Ukranian Academic Press, 1973. Hard Cover. 'Although virtually unknown in the West, Vasyl' Stefanyk is a Ukranian prose writer whose work merits much greater attention. But his work remains little known and is often misunderstood by Slavic specialists. This is partly due to the fact that much of it is written in the Pokuttya dialect… Read more
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I promessi sposi. Storia Milanese del secolo XVII.

by Manzoni, Alessandro, 1785-1873. Cerquetti, Alfonso, editor. Campi, illustrator

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1910 & 1912
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Milano, Hoepli, 1910. Hard Cover. 2 p.l., 574 pages, 24 illus.; 19 cm. The classic Italian novel, first published 1825/7 and revised in form through 1840/42. "Forged from Tuscan, the literary language which became Standard Italian." This copy was bound in attractive half leather for its American owner and seems to have been near dampness as traces of leather… Read more
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Romances of Chivalry in the Spanish Golden Age. With a Proemio by Martín de Riquer

by Eisenberg, Daniel, 1946- .

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1982
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Newark, Del.: Juan de la Cuesta, ©1982. First Edition. "Spanish romances of chivalry, the most popular fiction of the Spanish Renaissance, and the preferred reading of Don Quijote." Inscribed to the distinguished hispanist "Alan [Trueblood] / un abrazo / Dan Eisenberg." vii, 182 pages, illus.; 22.5 cm. Vg / soft cover. Stock#45971.
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Machiavelli (Biblioteca di Cultura Moderna ; no. 466.)

by Russo, Luigi, 1892-1961

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1957
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Fourth Edition
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Bari, Editori Laterza, 1957. Soft Cover. 298 pages, 21.5 cm. Fourth edition. Series: Biblioteca di cultura moderna ; no. 466. In three sections--1). Prolegomeni a Machiavelli. 2). Machiavelli uomo di teatro e narratore. 3). Postile a Machiavelli -- written at different times. Stock# 44,722. Vg / soft cover.
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Studi Danteschi... nel VI Centenario dalla Morte del Poeta.

by R. Deputazione di Storia Patria per le Provincie di Romagna

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1921
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Bologna, Zanichelli [1921]. Hard Cover. 210 pages, frontis. (port.) 23.5 cm. Contributors include Ricci, Zaccagnini, Gaddoni, Filippini,  Massèra, Muratori, Catalano. Stock# 40,454. Vg, bound by Hollis Bedell in paper-covered boards with linen spines.
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Divine and Poetic Freedom in the Renaissance. Nominalist Theology and Literature in France and Italy.

by Langer, Ullrich, b.1954

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©1990
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Princeton UP [1990].   215 p. "The closely related problems of creativity and freedom have long been seen as emblematic of the Renaissance. Langer argues that French and Italian Renaissance literature can be profitably reconceived in terms of how these problems are treated in late medieval scholasticism in general and nominalist theology in particular." Hard Cover. As new. Published at… Read more
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Poema del Cid / Poem of the Cid. Texto español de Ramón Menéndez Pidal.

by Menéndez Pidal, Ramón, translator. Merwin, W. S., translator.

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1962, c1959
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New American Library [c1959]. A Mentor Classic / MT402. 'First Printing, January, 1962'. "The great heroic poem of Spain-- the immortal legend of a Spanish knight who vanquished the Moors with his fearless sword, and forged the feudal Spanish states into a great medieval nation." English & Spanish on facing pages. Soft Cover. 301 pages; 18 cm. Color… Read more
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Woyzeck and other writings. Edited by Henry J. Schmidt

by Büchner, Georg, 1813-1837

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1982
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9783518030516
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Boston, Suhrkamp/Insel, c1982. Series: Suhrkamp/Insel series in German literature. Text in German; extensive notes in English. Soft Cover. xiv, 55 pages; 23 cm. Stock#38095 (s-b).
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Tirso De Molina I. El Vergonzoso En Palacio / El Burlador De Sevilla Segunda Edicion, Muy Renovada, Por Americo Castro.

by Tirso de Molina (Téllez, Fray Gabriel), 1584?-1648.

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1922
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Madrid, Ediciones De 'La Lectura', 1922. Series: Clásicos Castellanos. Cover title: Obras I. Two plays of the author in the original series printed on very nice paper. This copy is bound in boards which have protected the wrappers. Hard Cover. LXXX, 349 pages; 19.5 cm. Very Good. Stock#39070.
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Propalladia and Other Works of Bartolomé de Torres Naharro. Volume IV. Torres Naharro and the Drama of the Renaissance

by Torres Naharro, Bartolomé de. / Gillet, Joseph E., 1888-1958 / Green, Otis H. (Otis Howard), 1898-1978, editors

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Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press [c1961]. Hard Cover. 645 p., index; 23.5 cm. Edited by Joseph E. Gillet. Transcribed, Edited and Completed by Otis H. Green. Contents include Primitivism; Medieval Attitudes; Human Attitudes; Historical Perspective; Man and the Universe; Discovery of the Earth; Discovery of Man; Man and Nature; Love; Man and Society: Social Protest; Torres Naharro's Dramaturgy; Chronology;… Read more
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Studii e Ricerche sulla Letteratura Italiana.

by Cesareo, G. A. (Giovanni Alfredo), 1861-1937

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[193-?]
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Palermo, Remo Sandron [193-?]. Hard Cover. 534 pages; 20 cm. 26 essays, four on Dante, single essays on the Decamerone, Ariosto, Aretino, Aurispa, the book searcher, three on Petrarca, and a jump to 5 on Leopardi and a final one on Manzoni. Stock#42294. Vg, recently bound in green cloth.
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Salammbô : Suivi de Voyage à Carthage - Notes diverses / [par] Gustave Flaubert; illustrations de Alfred Lombard

by Flaubert, Gustave, 1821-1880

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1922
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Édition du Centenaire
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Paris, Librairie de France, 1922. Hard Cover. 2 p.l., 352 p., illus.; 24 cm. Series: Oeuvres compè tes illustré es de Gustave Flaubert. Edition du Centenaire. Flaubert's novel interweaves historical and fictional characters. The action takes place immediately before and during the Mercenary Revolt against Carthage in the third century BC. Flaubert's main source was Book I of Polybius's… Read more
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An Ingenious Play of Esmoreit [Een abel spel van Esmoreit], the King's Son of Sicily.

by Ayres, Harry Morgan, translator. Barnouw, Adriaan J.

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Printed in the Netherlands. The Dutch Library II. Hard Cover. xxxi, 58 p. Translated from the Middle Dutch by Harry Morgan Ayres with an introduction by Adriaan J. Barnouw. "This famous Dutch 'Abel Spel' is a mélange of 14th-century royal tragedy, oriental fantasy, biblical reminiscence and folk tale. It deals with the exciting, blood curdling and touching adventures of… Read more
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W. W. Norton [c1993]. A Norton Critical Edition. Soft Cover. xi, 415, [5] p.; 21.5 cm. "The Second Edition of this Norton Critical Edition continues to be based upon Albert Cook’s masterful translation, widely acclaimed for both its poetic phrasing and linguistic accuracy. The English translation of Homer’s masterpiece matches the Greek line for line; no other translation is as… Read more
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