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Undine: A Romance, translated from the German of Delamotte Fouque, Illustrated by Heywood Sumner

By: Fouque, Delamotte

Price: £105.00

Publisher: London, Chapman & Hall Ltd.: 1888

Seller ID: 005926

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth with title and black decoration on front cover and title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers, slightly more so to head and tail of spine. Small dent to base of front cover. Light foxing to endpapers.114pp.With b/w illustrations by Heywood Sumner. View more info

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Esaias Tegner's Frithiof's Saga

By: Hamel, Leopold

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Trubner & Co.: 1874

Seller ID: 004968

Condition: Good


Green cloth with gilt ruling and harp motif in gilt to front cover, title in gilt on spine. Condition: Good, with general light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound. Previous owners name and the date 1877 on front pastedown. Light browning to endpapers. 279pp. Translated from the Swedish, with notes, index and a short precis of the northern mythology to the rear. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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Gai Iuli Caesaris Commentarii Rerum in Gallia Gestarum VII Accedit Auli Hirti Commentarius

By: Rice Holmes, T. (ed.)

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Medici Society: 1914

Seller ID: 003719

Condition: Good


NB: Text in Latin throughout. Vellum covered card with olive green ribbon ties and titles in gilt on spine and front cover with a gilt coat of arms to centre and the motto Clarior ex Obscuro. Top edge gilt. Condition: Good, with school prize label (Elstree School) to front pastedown, dated 1939. Light cockling to vellum covers. Nine pages towards the centre of the book have some neat ink and pencil notes and occasional underlining. Remainder of the text clean. 249pp. Appears to be a limited edition, but no edition number stated. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Le Mur

By: Sartre, Jean-Paul

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Paris, Gallimard: 1939

Seller ID: 005125

Condition: Very Good


NB: Text is in French throughout. Paperback contained within private binding. The paperback is completely intact, i.e. covers, spine etc., encased within a mustard yellow hard cover with title in gilt on spine. The hardcover is in very good condition, with some slight sunning to spine. The paperback has light foxing to endpapers and very light browning to text throughout. The initials A A are written neatly on the reverse of the front cover of the paperback. No other inscriptions. Size: 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall View more info

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Brecht on Theatre: The development of an Aesthetic

By: Willett, John (translator)

Price: £26.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1964

Seller ID: 005298

Condition: Good


English translation first published 1964. Blue cloth with title in silver on spine. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, previous owners bookplate on front pastedown, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Fair, generally shelfworn with a watermark to the inside of the front cover of the jacket (not affecting book in any way). Not price-clipped. 294pp. 32 b/w illustrations. This book presents a selection of Brechts theories on the theatre, in chronological order with explanatory notes to provide a linking thread. This makes it possible to understand how such concepts... View more info

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Bird of Passage

By: Zetterling, Mai

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1976

Seller ID: 006340

ISBN: 022401188X

Condition: Very Good


Navy blue hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very Good, with very light shelfwear. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with light shelfwear, not price-clipped. 107pp. Dustjacket design by Elizabeth Frink. View more info