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Kaspar and Other Plays.
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Kaspar and Other Plays.

By Peter Handke .

New York, NY Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1969. Paperback First Edition USA (1969); Ninth Printing (1981). Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: light wear to the upper corner of the front panel; mild rubbing to wrapper covers; a price has been neatly blacked out at the upper corner of the rear panel; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the panels. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of any creased or dog-eared pages in the text, but the first three front endpapers are very slightly rumpled at the upper corner. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing mild wear and minor, unobtrusive flaws. Remains close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (7.8 x 5.25 x 0.45 inches). 140 pages. Translated from the German by Michael Roloff. Language: English. Weight: 5.8 ounces. First Edition USA (1969); Ninth Printing (1981). Trade Paperback.

$14.70

Der Steppenwolf.

By Hermann Hesse.

Frankfurt am Main, Germany Suhrkamp, 1997. Paperback First Edition Thus [1997], Third Printing [1999]. Very Good+ to Near Fine in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: just a hint of rubbing and the faintest soiling to the black paper of the panels; the binding shows slight lean, but remains perfectly secure; else flawless; the text is clean. Free of any creases to the covers. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of any creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A handsome very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing a couple of minor, unobtrusive flaws. Bright and clean. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (7.5 x 4.85 x 0.5 inches). 257 pages. Language: German. Weight: 8.9 ounces. Black perfect wraps with electric purple titles at the front panel and backstrip. Suhrkamp Taschenbuch 2786. Mass Market Paperback.

$11.96

Flotsam: A Novel.
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Flotsam: A Novel.

By Erich Maria Remarque.

New York, NY Ballantine: Fawcett Columbine, 1998. Paperback First Edition Thus in USA (1998), so stated. First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. First Edition Thus in USA (1998), so stated. First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of lean to the spine; the text pages have tanned ever so slightly; the faintest smudges to the fore-edge; else flawless; the binding remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the covers. Free of any creases to the backstrip. Free of any creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A handsome very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing a couple of minor, unobtrusive flaws. Bright and clean. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8 x 5.25 x 0.8 inches). 448 pages. Translated by Denver Lindley. Language: EnglishWeight: 12 ounces. Trade Paperback.

$11.96

Steppenwolf.

By Hermann Hesse.

New York, NY Random House: Modern Library, 1963. Hardcover Reprint Edition (1963); apparently the first printing thus, as subsequent printings were noted as such and there is no statement to that effect here. Reprint Edition (1963); apparently the first printing thus, as subsequent printings were noted as such and there is no statement to that effect here. Very Good in Very Good DJ: Both book and DJ show indications of moderate use. The Book shows just a hint of wear to the corner tips; slight spine lean and the binidng is slightly cocked off square; the binding remains secure; text clean.Free of any creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing mild wear and minor, unobtrusive flaws. Bright and clean. The DJ shows rubbing to the panels and moderate wear to the extremities; the price has been clipped. Not unattractive, but showing moderate wear. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (7.25 x 5 x 0.75 inches). 246 pages. Translated from the German by Basil Creighton. Revised by Walter Sorell. Cover design of a wolf emerging from a man's haead on a green background field. Maroon cloth over boards with silver titles at the backstrip. Language: English. Weight: 9.5 ounces. Modern Library 334. Hardback with DJ.

$11.96

Death in Venice & Other Tales.
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Death in Venice & Other Tales.

By Thomas Mann .

New York, NY Penguin Putnam: Viking , 1998. Hardcover First Edition USA (1998), First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. First Edition USA (1998), First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. Very Good+ to Near Fine in Very Near Fine DJ: The Book shows slight spine lean; else just a hint of crimp to the head of the backstrip; else flawless; the binding is perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing the mildest wear and a single flaw. Bright and Clean. Corner tips sharp. Close to 'As New'. The DJ shows only a barely discernible wrinkle at the top of the front panel; else flawless; the price is intact. Clean and intact; very close to "As New". NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.75 x 6 x 1.25 inches). xv, 366 pages. Translated from the German by Joachim Neugroschel, who also contributed a Preface. Language: English. Weight: 20.1 ounces. Hardback with DJ.

$14.70

Gillyflower Kid.

By Christine Bruckner.

New York, NY Fromm International Publishing, 1982. Hardcover First Edition USA (1982), so stated. First Edition USA (1982), so stated. Near Fine in Very Good to Very Good+ DJ: The Book shows a small, faint smudge at the top edge of the text block; just a hint of shelf-soiling to the bottom edge of the cloth-covered boards; the binding is ever so slightly cocked off square, while remaining perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing minor, unobtrusive flaws. Close to 'As New'. The DJ shows a small tear at top edge of the rear panel has been carefully tape-repaired from the reverse side; else just a hint of edgewear; the price has not been clipped. Overall, remains close to 'As New', showing a little mild wear and a minor flaw. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.5 x 6.85 x 1.35 inches). 357 pages. Translated from the German by Ruth Hein. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 10.8 ounces. First Ed; later printing. Hardback with DJ.

$14.70

The Penguin Book of German Verse, with Plain Prose Translations of Each Poem (German-English Edition).

By Leonard Forster, (Editor).

Baltimore, MD Penguin Books, 1957. Mass Market Paperback First Edition Thus [1957]; Third Printing, with Revisions (1961). Very Good+ to Near Fine in Wraps: shows only very mild wear to the extremities; the text pages have tanned somewhat, due to aging; former owner's name at the inside of the front cover; very faint smudging to the cream-toned background portions of the front panel and backstrip; there is a single, very faint crease at the backstrip. The binding is very slightly cocked off square, while remaining perfectly secure; the text is clean. A handsome copy, tighly bound, showing only a single serious flaw, and very mild wear. Remains a handsome copy: clean, sturdy and quite presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (7.1 x 4.4 x 0.75 inches). xlii, 466 pages. Introduction by the Editor. Language: German and English. Weight: 10.6 ounces. Red Black and white patterned cover (not pictorial). Penguin D-36. First Edition Thus [1957]; Fourth Printing, with Revisions (1963). Mass Market Paperback.

$2.35

Augustus / Der Dichter / Ein Mensch mit Namen Ziegler (German Language Edition).
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Augustus / Der Dichter / Ein Mensch mit Namen Ziegler (German Language Edition).

By Hermann Hesse.

New York, NY W.W. Norton & Co, 1958. Paperback First Edition Thus [1958], First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. First Edition Thus [1957], First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: very light wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the panels; the binding is square and remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of any creases to the covers. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing a couple of minor cosmetic flaws. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (7.3 x 5 x 0.25 inches). xi, 57 pages. Selected and Edited by Thomas E. Colby III. Introduction in English. German-English Vocabulary at the the rear of the text. Weight: 3 ounces. Trade Paperback. 57 pages Publisher: WW Norton & Co (January 1, 1958) Language: German ISBN-10: 0393096157 ISBN-13: 978-0393096156 Package Dimensions: 8.4 x 5.8 x 0.7 inches Shipping Weight: 12.6 ounces

$17.15

Hermann und Dorothea.

By Johann Wolfgang von Goethe.

Boston, MA Ginn & Company: The Athenaeum Press, 1904. Hardcover Good+: shows light wear to extremities; considerable rubbing to the panels, which has dulled the titles slightly; very slight spine lean; former owner's name has been blocked out at the front pastedown endpaper; a couple of words in the text have been underlined (very sparse); the pages have tanned slightly, due to aging. The binding remains secure. Despite some minor flaws, remains clean, sturdy, presentable reading copy. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (6.75 x 4.75 x 0.7 inches). xlvii, 257 pages. Edited with Introduction, Repetitional Exercises, Notes, and Vocabulary by Philipp Schuyler Allen. Brown cloth with yellow titles and designs at the front panel and backstrip. Weight: 10 ounces. International Modern Language Series. Hardback: No DJ 'as issued'.

$9.41

Siegfried Lenz Liest Lehmann's Erzahlunger oder So Schon war Mein Markt.
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Siegfried Lenz Liest Lehmann's Erzahlunger oder So Schon war Mein Markt.

By Siegfried Lenz.

Hamburg, Germany Hoffmann unde Campe, 1998. Audio Cassette Two Audio Cassette Tapes in in Excellent condition, housed in clear crystal plastic cases, which are in very close to New condition, showing only very mild rubbing and one case as a small superficial scratch. Colorful liner note inserts are present and in Like New Condition. These are housed in a colorful slipcase, which shows a little wear to the corner tips, one of which has been reinforced with cleaer cellophane tape Overall: Very Close to "As New". Running Time: 240 Minutes. Language: German. Product Size: 4.35 x 2.85 x 1.4 inches. Weight: 5 ounces. Audio Cassette.

$34.30

Immensee (Heath Visible Vocabulary German Series).

By Theodor Storm.

Boston, MA D.C. Heath and Company, 1936. Paperback Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: just a hint of wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the wrapper covers; several paint spots and light soiling to panels; former owner's light pencil notes and marginalia in the text; former owner's name at the top of the title page; the stapled binding is secure. Sturdy, and quite presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (6.55 x 4.55 x 0.25 inches). vi, 90 pages. Text in German, edited with a nucleus vocabulary preceding the text; visible vocabulary facing each page of German text; Notes, and Questions by Elmer O. Wooley. Language: German and English. Weight: 3 ounces. Cloth-covered Flexible Self-Wraps. ;

$9.41

Poems from the Book of Hours "Das Stundenbuch"(Bilingual German-English Edition).

By Rainer Maria Rilke.

Norfolk, CT New Directions, 1941. Hardcover First Edition USA (1941), Third Printing. Good: Shows significant indications of use. considerable wear to the extremities, with three chips from the upper, middle, and lower 'backstrip'; wear to the corner tips of the panels has exposed the underlying board; some sunning to the backstrip and along the top inch of the front panel (the titles designs thereon are unaffected); a few faint soil spots to the lower portion of the front panel and less so to the rear panel; else only mild rubbing. The binding remains secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A sturdy copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing some external wear and some minor flaws, but with a clean text. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.85 x 6.05 x 0.35 inches). 47 pages. Translated and with a Foreward by Babette Deutsch. Language: German and English. Weight: 6.5 ounces. First Edition USA (1941), Third Printing. Hardback: No DJ 'as issued'.

$24.50

Aus Deutschlands grosser Vergangenheit: Die Ludolfinger und Brunonen, Vorfahren des Hauses Braunschweig-Luneburg, Grunder und Schirmherrn es Stiftes Ganderscheim.

Bad Gandersheim am Harz Verlag von Adolf Rottger, 1922. Paperback Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: light wear to extremities; mild rubbing to wrapper covers; binding square and secure; text clean. Remains close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.3 x 5.45 x 0.2 inches). xiii, 56 pages. Uebertragen aus dem Altniedersachsischen in das Neuhochdeutsch unserer Tage mit einem erklarenden Weckrus an das Deutsche Volk versehen von Johanna Severin. Duotone frontispiece reproduction of a court portrait painting. Language: German (in script). Weight: 4.2 ounces. Paperback.

$24.50

Schillers Schädel (German Language Edition).
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Schillers Schädel (German Language Edition).

By Albrecht Schoene.

Munich, Germany Verlag CH Beck, 2002. Paperback Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of faint stains to the top edge and a small, very faint smudge at the upper fore-edge; else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the covers. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing only a couple of unobtrusive cosmetic flaws. Bright and Clean. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.75 x 5.5 x 0.45 inches). 110 pages, includes 29-page section of notes. Illustrated with three duotone drawings. Language: German. Weight: 8.5 ounces. Paperback: Perfect Wraps.

$16.27

Levin's Mill: A Novel.

By Johannes Bobrowski.

London, UK Calder and Boyars, 1970. Hardcover First Edition UK (1970), so stated. Very Near Fine in Very Near Fine DJ: Both book and DJ show only minute indications of use. The Book shows one page with a tiny tear at the outside edge and two creases stemming from it; else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, nearly-new copy, showing only a single flaw at one spot. Bright and Clean. Virtually 'As New'. The DJ shows a hint of wrinkling at the top edge of the rear panel and the faintest sunning to the backstrip, rendering the grey tones of the panels a light tan, and turning the purple titles to brown; the price has not been clipped; mylar-protected. Overall, very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8 x 5.35 x 1 inches). 230 pages. Translated from the German by Janet Cropper. Language: English. Weight: 13.5 ounces. Hardback with DJ.

$44.10

Twentieth-Century German Verse, with Plain Prose Translations of Each Poem (German-English Edition).

By Patrick Bridgwater, (Editor).

Baltimore, MD Penguin Books, 1963. Paperback First Edition Thus [1963]; so stated, with no subsequent printings noted, as would have been Penguin's customary practice. First Edition Thus [1963]; so stated, with no subsequent printings noted, as would have been Penguin's customary practice. Very Good+ in Wraps: shows only very minor indications of use, but due to poor packing in a transport box, has caused a faint wave through the middle of the text block, which is perceptible only through the first few pages of text; else only the very mildest wear to the extremities; the text pages have tanned just slightly, due to aging and there is an eighth-inch wide band of dampstaining at the bottom edge of the text block. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any creases. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing only a couple of minor flaws. Close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (7.1 x 4.4 x 0.75 inches). lxxiii, 336 pages. Introduction by the Editor. Language: German and English. Weight: 10.8 ounces. Red Black and white patterned cover (not pictorial). Penguin D-36. First Edition Thus [1957]; Fourth Printing, with Revisions (1963). The Penguin Poets D68 Mass Market Paperback.

$7.64

Fairfax.

By Carl Sternheim.

New York, NY Alfred A. Knopf: Borzoi Bks, 1923. Hardcover First Edition [1923], unstated. First Edition [1923], unstated. in accordance with Knopf's customary practice at the time of publication. Edition limited to 950 copies, but this copy is not numbered, nor this there a pastedown title slip at the front panel. Good+: Shows moderate use: mainly, shelving wear along the bottom edge of the crimson boards and some fairly heavy wear to the corner tips and head and heel of the backstrip; else mild rubbing to the panels and very faint, but pervasive soiling. The binding remains square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. Shows some wear, but remains structurally sound and tightly bound: a sturdy copy. Evidently originally possessed a slip-case, which is not present here. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.35 x 6.25 x 0.5 inches). 66 pages. Translated from the German by Alfred B. Kuttner. Language: English. Rag-edged fore-edge. Some copies appear to have had a pastedown title plate at the front panel; this copy does not. Weight: 12 ounces. Hardback: Lacks DJ. Sternheim (1878- 1942) was a German playwright and short story writer, and an exponent of German Expressionism. Here he satirizes the middle class.

$19.60

Primal Vision: Selected Writings.

By Gottfried Benn.

New York, NY New Directions Publishing Corporation, 1958. Hardcover First Edition [1958], unstated. First Edition [1958], unstated. Near Fine in Very Good+ DJ: The Book shows only minute indications of use: the binding shows the slightest lean, while remaining perfectly secure; else flawless; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing only a single minor flaw. Very close to 'As New'. The DJ shows light wear to the extremities; mild rubbing and very faint, but pervasive soiling to the white background field of the panels; the price has not been clipped. No longer 'As New', but remains close to it. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.65 x 5.75 x 1.15 inches). xxvi, 294 pages. Bibliography. Edited by E.B. Ashton. Language: English. Weight: 20 ounces. [Library of Congress: 58-13434]. Hardback with DJ.

$29.40

Der Mann ohne Eigenschaften.

By Robert Musil.

Hamburg, Germany Rowohlt Verlag, 1952. Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good DJ: The Book shows indications of very careful use: just a touch of scuffing to the bottom edge of the front panel; about half the pages show the faintest bend at the top corner (not apparent unless the pages are closely examined); the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing only a minor cosmetic flaw. Remains close to 'As New'. The DJ shows light wear to extremities; a short, closed tear at the bottom of the front panel; mild rubbing; the plastic coating is bubbling in places along the hinges; unclipped. No longer 'As New', but remains a handsome copy in an intact DJ and with a clean text. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (7.7 x 5 x 2 inches). 1632 pages. Edited by Adolf Frise. Language: German. Weight: 2 pounds, 1.3 ounces. Hardback with DJ.

$117.60

Outpourings of an Art-Loving Friar.

By Wilhelm Heinrich Wackenroder and Ludwig Tieck.

New York, NY Frederick Ungar , 1975. Paperback First Edition Thus (1975); Unstated in accordance with Ungar's customary practice. First Edition Thus (1975); Unstated in accordance with Ungar's customary practice. Very Good+ to Near Fine in Wraps: shows just a touch of wear to the extremities; the mildest rubbing to the panels; very slight spine lean; very faint soiling to the white background field of the rear panel. The binding is secure; the text is clean. Free of any creases. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing very mild wear and a minor flaw. Remains clean, sturdy, and quite presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8 x 5.5 x 0.45 inches). xxxii, 124 pages. Translated with an Introduction by Edward Mornin. Language: English. Weight: 6.7 ounces. Hardback: Lacks DJ.

$98.00

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