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1 (Brothers Grimm) BAUDRY, Frederic (translator). Contes Choises des Freres Grimm.
Paris: Librairie Hachette, 1900 Hardcover Very Good 
Text is in French. With 44 gravure illustrations by Bertall. An early printing. Small octavo, bound in red cloth gilt lettering and ornate design, all edges gilt. A bit faded along the spine, light edge wear, else very good. No dust jacket. ; 322 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 (Brothers Grimm) BAUDRY, Frederic (translator). Contes Choises des Freres Grimm.
Paris: Librairie Hachette, 1905 Hardcover Very Good 
Text is in French. With 44 gravure illustrations by Bertall. An early printing. Small octavo, bound in red cloth gilt lettering and ornate design, all edges gilt. A bit faded along the spine, light edge wear, else very good. No dust jacket. ; 322 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 (Edward Lear) STEEGMULLER, Francis. Le Hibou et la Poussiquette: Freely Translated into French from the English of Edward Lear's "The Owl and the Pussy-Cat."
Boston: Little, Brown, 1961 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Illustrated by Barbara Cooney 
French text with glossary and English version. Sixth printing thus. Near fine in a near fine (lower corner of front flap is clipped) dust jacket. An attractive, well preserved copy. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4 (Else Wenz-Vietor) ANDERSON, Hans Christian. Daumelinchen ein Marchen von Anderson (Thumbelina).
Oldenburg Gerhard Stalling 1928 Hardcover Very Good 
Text is in German. Color illustrations by Else Wenz-Vietor. General shelf wear and light soiling, else very good in illustrated paper covered boards. Interior text and illustrations are bright and well preserved. No dust jacket. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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5 (Else Wenz-Vietor) DINGLER, Max. Sonnenkinderstuben.
Oldenburg Gerhard Stalling 1925 Hardcover Very Good 
Text is in German. Color illustrations by Else Wenz-Vietor. Small patch of abrasion in lower corner of front board, light shelf wear, else very good in illustrated paper covered boards. Interior text and illustrations are bright and well preserved. No dust jacket. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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6 (Else Wenz-Vietor) HOLST, Adolf. Grete Kocht: Ein Kinderkochbuch für Kinder von 6-12 Jahren.
Oldenburg Gerhard Stalling 1933 Hardcover Very Good 
Text is in German. Color illustrations by Else Wenz-Vietor. General shelf wear and light soiling, else very good in illustrated paper covered boards. Interior text and illustrations are bright and well preserved. No dust jacket. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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7 (Else Wenz-Vietor) WILL-VESPER. Des Wiesenmannchens Brautfahrt.
Oldenburg Gerhard Stalling 1932 Hardcover Very Good 
Text is in German. Color illustrations by Else Wenz-Vietor. Light general shelf wear and trace dust soiling, else very good or better in illustrated paper covered boards. Interior text and illustrations are bright and well preserved. No dust jacket. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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8 (Francisco de Miranda) Robertson, William Spence (editor). Diary of Francisco de Miranda: Tour of the United States, 1783-1784.
NY: Hispanic Society of America, 1928 Hardcover Very Good 
The Spanish text with an introduction in English. First edition thus (1,500 copies). Ex-library copy with typical markings, else very good in blue cloth. No dust jacket. ; 206 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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9 (Fritz Baumgarten) SCHLICHTEGROLL. C. F. von. Die Waldschule.
Leipzig A. Anton (1920-30s ?) Hardcover Very Good 
Text is in German. Color illustrations by Fritz Baumgarten. Binding somewhat shaken, two crayon markings to the interior (not affecting illustrations), general shelf wear and soiling, else very good in illustrated paper covered boards. Interior illustrations are bright and well preserved. No dust jacket. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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10 (Homer) HOMERI. Opera: Iliadis, Odysseae (four volumes).
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1982 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Part of the Oxford Classical Texts series. Tomus I: Iliadis, Libros I-XII. Tomus II: Iliadis, Libros XIII-XXIV. Tomus III: Odysseae, Libros I-XII. Tomus IV: Odysseae, Libros XIII-XXIV. Introductions and notes by David B. Munro and Thomas W. Allen. Text and notes are in Greek, introductions are in Latin. Later printings of the second and third editions. Some brief underlining and marginalia in the first two volumes, previous owner's name "Wited-Out" on front free endpapers of the first two volumes, else all volumes are very good in very good (some foxing along the spines of the first two volumes) dust jackets. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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11 (Johanna Bemmann) PLATZ, Arthur. Knabbermauschen.
Oldenburg Gerhard Stalling 1930 Hardcover Very Good 
Text is in German. Color illustrations by Johanna Bemmann. One inch tear to cloth at base of spine, general shelf wear and light dust soiling, else very good in illustrated paper covered boards. Interior text and illustrations are bright and well preserved. No dust jacket. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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12 (Oscar Wilde) BARGAS NIGOUL, Anibal. Salome: En la Clave Herodiana de Anibal Bargas Nigoul: II: Escolio y Notas.
Buenos Aires: Privately Issued, 1946 Paperback Very Good 
Volume II only. Text is in Spanish. Limited edition: this copy is number 17 of 28 copies. SIGNED by Anibal Bargas Nigoul. Fine unbound folio sized sheets in near fine (age toning) illustrated wraps with glassine cover. Housed in a very good (three inch tear at the top of the front joint, moderate shelf wear) blue cloth slipcase. ; 97 pages 
Price: 200.00 USD
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13 (Pierre-Yves Tremois) MONTHERLANT, Henry de and ROSTAND, Jean. Pierre-Yves Tremois: Gravures, Monotypes.
Paris: Editions Jacques Frapier, 1971 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Text is in French. Foreword by Louis Pauwels. Illustrated with 35 monotypes and 113 gravures. First edition. INSCRIBED by Tremois to the legendary bookseller H. P. Kraus. Also, laid in is a four page letter (in French, two pages typed and two pages written by hand, dated 1973, SIGNED twice) from Tremois to Kraus and the artist's card with a (phone?) number written on it by hand. Near fine in a very good (age toning) dust jacket. 
Price: 500.00 USD
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14 (Rudolf Steiner). Weleda Werkstunden: Aus den Betriebsvortragen der Weleda.
Arlesheim: Weleda Verlag, 1957 B00109ZMWG Paperback Very Good 
Text is in German. First edition (paperback). Age darkened along the spine, else very good in printed wraps.; 173 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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15 (Tacitus) ANDERSON, J. G. C. (editor). Cornelii Taciti: De Origine et Situ Germanorum.
London: Oxford University Press, 1961 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket  
Latin text with commentary in English. A later printing. Previous owner's name on front free endpaper, some hi-liting to the introduction, else very good in a very good (age toning) dust jacket.  
Price: 30.00 USD
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16 A + U PUBLISHING CO. Philip Johnson: Architecture and Urbanism.
Tokyo: A + U Publishing Co., 1979 Paperback Near Fine 
Text is mostly in Japanese with some English. Color photographs throughout. First edition (paperback). Near fine in oversize pictorial wraps.; 301 pages 
Price: 100.00 USD
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17 ABBACK, Idriss and HANNOYER, Jean. Memoire de Soie: Costumes et Parures de Palestine et de Jordanie.
Paris: Institut du Monde Arabe, 1988 2906062170 / 9782906062177 Hardcover Near Fine 
Text is in French. Color and black and white illustrations throughout. First edition. About fine in glossy pictorial boards. No dust jacket.; 415 pages 
Price: 300.00 USD
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18 ADAM, Antoine (editor). Romanciers du XVII Siecle: Sorel, Scarron, Furetiere, Mme De La Fayette.
Paris: Librairie Gallimard (Bibliotheque de la Pleiade), 1973 Hardcover Good in Near Fine dust jacket 
Text is in French. Pencil underlining and marginalia throughout, thus only good in a fine (spineless, by design) dust jacket and a near fine (yellowing to fore edges) acetate cover. Ribbon bookmarks. Housed in a very good cardboard slipcase.; 1508 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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19 ADAM, Antoine (editor). Romanciers du XVII Siecle: Sorel, Scarron, Furetiere, Mme De La Fayette.
Paris: Librairie Gallimard (Bibliotheque de la Pleiade), 1968 B000Y1ADFC Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Text is in French. Fine in a fine (spineless, by design) dust jacket and a near fine acetate cover. Ribbon bookmarks. Housed in a near fine (three light impressions from removed stickers) cardboard slipcase.; 1508 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
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20 ALEGRIA, Jose S. El Alma de la Aldea: Cuadros de Costumbres Puertorriquenas.
San Juan: Coleccion de Estudios Puertorriquenos, 1972 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket  
Text is in Spanish. Second edition. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket.  
Price: 50.00 USD
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