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Die Lang Pad Van Stoffel Mathysen

By: Bakkes, Christiaan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Kaapstad, Human & Rousseau: 1998

Seller ID: 9494


Octavo (21.5cm), pp. 176. Association Copy. Some light corner bumping. Includes gift inscription to naturalist Doug Peacock on half title page from the author. View more info

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Het Monster in de Kelder [The Hawkline Monster]

By: Brautigan, Richard

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Bussum, Netherlands, Uitgeverij Agathon: 1977

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 23910


Presentation copy, inscribed to actor Margot Kidder: "This copy is for Margto Kidder 'wishing you good luck with your movie.' Richard Brautigan / San Francisco / August 6, 1978." Octavo (20 cm), pp. 155. Pictorial paper wrappers have light edge wear, plus a small splotch of paint at the base of the spine. Kidder and Brautigan were friends during the heyday of the Montana Gang in 1970s Pine Creek, Montana. Brautigan signatures are uncommon. View more info

Cours Elementaire d'Anglais Commercial

By: Carroue, P.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Paris, Librairie Armand Colin: 1903

Seller ID: 4045


Duodecimo (18 cm), pp. 232. Tan boards with black quarter binding. "Elementary Course of Commericial English" with lessons, vocabulary, grammar and lexicon in French and English. Illustrated throughout. Light foxing and a few pages with very light pencil margin notes. Boards show moderate wear, but cover and spine text is unfaded and very readable. No jacket as issued. View more info

Trukese-English Dictionary

By: Goodenough, Ward H. and Hiroshi Sugita

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, American Philosophical Society: 1980

Seller ID: 11871


Octavo (23cm), pp. 399. Cover has moderate wear. Previous owner has added tabs to mark the alphabet throughout, name on half title page in ink. Front hinge is cracked at cover. View more info

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Nieznon a lekko bytu (The Unbearable Lightness of Being)

By: Kundera, Milan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Aneks: 1984

Seller ID: 17627


Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 215. First thus, Polish language edition. Light reading wear and minor staining to text block. Kundera's fourth and most celebrated novel, translated from Czech by Agnieszka Holland. View more info

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Moorosi: Morena oa Baphuthi

By: Mosebi Damane

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Moria, Basutoland, Sesuto Book Depot: 1960

Seller ID: 10457


Duodecimo (18 cm), pp. 64. Second printing. Cinnamon wraps with stapled binding. Sun damage along spine. A historical novel that translates, "'Moorosi, the King of the Baphuthi,' and tells the story of Moorosi and his dealings with the British." (Encyclopedia Britannica) View more info

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Sur Les Routes de L'Ouest

By: Perriot, Francoise

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Paris, Le Pre Aux Clercs: 2004

Seller ID: 20254


Unknown edition. 26 x 26 cm, pp. 112, [8]. Pictorial wrappers, color photos and illustrations throughout. In French, includes Visitors' Guide, bibliography and list of relevant internet sites. View more info

En Busca Del Nuevo Mundo

By: Pietri, Arturo Uslar

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Mexico, Fondo de cultura economica: 1969

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 9647


Sextodecimo (17cm), pp. 224. Some minor bumping around the edges and at corners. First Edition. View more info

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Bataung Lipale 12

By: Santho, Davidson Mokothu Kekeletso

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Basutoland, Catholic Centre, Mazenod Institute: undated

Seller ID: 10461


Duodecimo, (18 cm), pp. 40. Tan and brown wrappers with black lettering, stapled binding. Part of a series of pamphlets put out by the Catholic Church in southern Africa. While undated, former owner (biologist Tom Cox) wrote name and 1965 inside front cover. View more info

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A Vocabulary of the Navaho Language, Vol 2

By: The Franciscan Fathers

Price: $200.00

Publisher: St. Michaels, AZ, The Franciscan Fathers: 1912

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 10509


Octavo (24 cm), pp. 212. Brown wrappers with black lettering and "Navajo Indian Mission" logo. String binding, deckle edge. Scarce first edition, unnumbered copy from a limited edition of 325 copies. Translations of Navajo into English. Wrappers have come off book completely are in two pieces. Binding is intact though frail. Pages are clean. The dictionary is credited to the three Franciscan friars who moved to establish the St. Michael's mission in 1898, and off... View more info

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Autobiografie van een Yogi

By: Yogananda, Paramahansa

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Deventer, Netherlands, Ankh-Hermes: 1975

Seller ID: 22983


Octavo (24.5 cm), pp. 494. Fourth edition. Blue cloth boards with gilt titling on maroon block on spine. Sixteen plates of black and white photos. Full color 5" x 7" photo of the author tipped in on back board. The Dutch language version of the spiritual classic Autobiography of a Yogi, which detail the life and Kriya yoga teachings of Yogananda in India and the United States. No jacket. View more info