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Canterbury Erzahlungen, Chaucer, Geoffrey
Canterbury Erzahlungen

The English Duden - A Pictorial Dictionary with English and German Indexes, ,
The English Duden - A Pictorial Dictionary with English and German Indexes

How to Read the New Testament, Charpentier, Etienne
How to Read the New Testament

Aeneid Book Four, Maro, P. Vergelius
Aeneid Book Four

Aeneid Book Two, Maro, P. Vergelius;   Gould (M.A.), H.E. ;      Whiteley (M.A., Ph.D.), J.L.
Aeneid Book Two

Olympio - ou la vie de Victor Hugo, Maurois, Andre
Olympio - ou la vie de Victor Hugo

La Cuisiniere Provencale, Reboul, J-B.
La Cuisiniere Provencale

Solitudes, Queffelec, Henri
Solitudes

 

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The English Duden - A Pictorial Dictionary with English and German Indexes, ,
1 The English Duden - A Pictorial Dictionary with English and German Indexes
,. Bibliographsiches Institut, Mannheim, 1960. second edition, Hardback, 195mm x 130mm orange cloth boards, red titles, second edition, 928+pp. Colour illustrations. Black and white illustrations. Good +++/Very Good. Book has been handled, some grubbiness to block edges, clean overall. Dustwrapper is clean with minimal wear, top of spine frayed. Pictorially aided and thematically grouped lexicon of English words with English and German indexes. Catalogue: Foreign Languages. Keywords: Deutsch, lexicon, Worterbuch, Grossbritannien. 14618

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Caesar, Gallic War Book VII, Allcroft (M.A.(Oxon.)), A.H. ;   Masom (M.A. Lond. And Cantab.), W.F.
2 Caesar, Gallic War Book VII
Allcroft (M.A.(Oxon.)), A.H. ; Masom (M.A. Lond. And Cantab.), W.F.. University Tutorial Press, London, Paperback, 174mm x 124mm , 152 + 61pp. Good +/NoWrapper. Owners inscription. Paperback has been read and handled, some wear and a little grubbiness to edges but overall tight and clean with only light pencil markings. School student Latin text of the seventh book of Caesar's account of the Gallic wars, edited with notes and introduction by Allcroft and Masom. Catalogue: Foreign Languages. Keywords: Caesar. Gallic, France, Latin. 7980

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Ich such mir einen Supermann, Bingham, Charlotte
3 Ich such mir einen Supermann
Bingham, Charlotte. Rainer Winderlich Verlag Hermann Leins, Tubingen, 1963. first thus, Hardback, 19cm x 12cm light blue cloth boards, red titles, first thus, 226pp. Good +++/Good +++. Book has been read but basically clean and unmarked. Dustwrapper has been handled with some very faint marking to front, else bright and clean with minimal wear. German edition of posh girl Bingham's teenage autobiography "Coronet among the Weeds" in translation by Isabel Hamer and Hans Roesch. Catalogue: Foreign Languages. Keywords: Bingham, coronet, German. 8008

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Commentariorum de Bello Gallico - Liber II, Caesaris, C. Iuli;   Kennedy (M.A.), E.C.
4 Commentariorum de Bello Gallico - Liber II
Caesaris, C. Iuli; Kennedy (M.A.), E.C.. University Tutorial Press, London, 1967. first thus, Paperback, 184mm x 123mm , viii prelims, 137pp. Good/NoWrapper. Owners inscription. Paperback has been well read with general grubbiness to edges, only occasional pencil marks. Palatine Classics School student Latin text of the second book of Caesar's account of the Gallic Wars, edited with notes and introduction by Kennedy. Catalogue: Foreign Languages. Keywords: Caesar. Gallic, France, Latin. 7979

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Commentariorum de Bello Gallico - Liber VI, Caesaris, C. Iuli;   Kennedy (M.A.), E.C.
5 Commentariorum de Bello Gallico - Liber VI
Caesaris, C. Iuli; Kennedy (M.A.), E.C.. University Tutorial Press, London, 1971. first thus, Paperback, 184mm x 123mm , viii prelims, 162pp. Good +/NoWrapper. Owners inscription. Papreback has been well read with general grubbiness and wear from handling, pencil notes to Latin text. Small distributor sticker on front. Palatine Classics School student Latin text of the sixth book of Caesar's account of the Gallic Wars, edited with notes and introduction by Kennedy. Catalogue: Foreign Languages. Keywords: Caesar. Gallic, France, Latin. 7978

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Commentariorum de Bello Gallico - Liber Septimus, Caesaris, C. Iuli;   Whiteley (M.A., Ph.D.), J.L.
6 Commentariorum de Bello Gallico - Liber Septimus
Caesaris, C. Iuli; Whiteley (M.A., Ph.D.), J.L.. Macmillan / St. Martin's Press, London / New York, 1966. first thus, Hardback, 177mm x 119mm orange decorated boards, xlv prelims, 241pp. Black and white illustrations. Fair/NoWrapper. Little hardback has been well read. Spine and boards a little bumped and scuffed, block edges grubby from handling, ink notes and markings throughout, extensive on some pages. Volume in Modern Schools Classics series which offers the Latin Text of Caesar's third Book of the Gallic Wars, with extensive notes, introduction and vocabulary by editor Whiteley. Catalogue: Foreign Languages. Keywords: Latin, Caesar, Gallic, France. 7975

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How to Read the New Testament, Charpentier, Etienne
7 How to Read the New Testament
Charpentier, Etienne. SCM Press, London, 1989. first thus, Paperback, 220mm x 204mm , 128pp. Black and white illustrations. Good +++/NoWrapper. Paperback has been handled, corners a little curled but clean and tight overall. Library stamp and inscription by half-title. English edition of Chapentier's excellent guidebook for the New Testament, in translation from the French by John Bowden. Catalogue: Foreign Languages. Keywords: gospel, epistle, koine, Jesus. 14598

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Canterbury Erzahlungen, Chaucer, Geoffrey
8 Canterbury Erzahlungen
Chaucer, Geoffrey. Rutten & Loening, Berlin, 1971. third thus, Hardback, 29cm x 21cm cream cloth boards, black titles, third thus, 209pp. Black and white illustrations. Good +/Good +. Bog book has been well read, some wear and foxing to edges, clean overall. Dustwrapper (now protected) has light wear to edges, some tanning and foxing around edges. German language edition of selected tales from Chaucer's great work of medieval English, with striking illustations. Catalogue: Foreign Languages. Keywords: Chaucer, prologue, GDR, German This book is unusually heavy or large and may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.. 14638

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9 An Introductory Hebrew Grammar with Progressive Exercises in Reading, Writing, and Pointing
Davidson (Litt.D., LL.D.), A.R. ; McFadyen (B.A. (OXON.), M.A., D.D.), John Edgar. T.& T. Clark, Edinburgh, 1932. twenty-fourth edition, Hardback, 225mm x 137mm maroon cloth boards, gilt titles, twenty-fourth edition, xiv prelims, 236pp. plus index, Fair/NoWrapper. Book is ex-libris of Canon of Gloucester with sticker on inner front board. Generally bumped and worn with pencil highlights throughout, some foxing to edges. First published in 1874, this is Davidson's classic guide to Hebrew grammar, latterly revised by McFadyen. Catalogue: Foreign Languages. Keywords: Bible, semitic, triliteral, alphabet. 14596

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10 Oeuvres Poetiques de Malherbe reimprimees sur l'edition de 1630 avex une Notice et des Notes
de Malherbe, Francois ; Blanchemain, Prosper. Librarie des Bibliophiles, Paris, first thus, Hardback, 172mm x 110mm pink and brown half leather binding, gilt titles, first thus, xi prelims, 321pp. plus index, plus advertisments,Good +/NoWrapper. Gift Inscription erased. Book a little darkened by age, some light foxing to righta nd bottom edges, also endpapers. London retailer sticcker on front inner board. No date or edition given for this collection of works by a great French Renaissance man of letters, introduced and with notes by Blanchemain, but erased inscription suggests a date not long before 1920. Catalogue: Foreign Languages. Keywords: Malherbe, renaissance, France, literature. 9249

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Dictionnaire des Debutants, de Toro, Michel
11 Dictionnaire des Debutants
de Toro, Michel. Librairie Larousse, Paris, 1949. Hardback, 165mm x 108mm green decorated boards, silver gilt titles, , 616pp. plus advertisments, Black and white illustrations. Good/Fair. Ex-lib with stamps. Block is tanned. Dustwrapper (now protected) is worn around edges with loss at top of spine. An entirely new French dictionary with 18000 word definitions, Pronunciation of difficult words, 1500 explanatory drawings. Catalogue: Foreign Languages. Keywords: French, Francais, dictionary. 5026

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12 A Practical English-French Dictionary for English-Speaking Countries
Goodridge, G.W.F.R.. The Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1940. first edition, Hardback, 186mm x 125mm dark blue cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, v prelims, 291pp. Good +/NoWrapper. No d/w. Spine and boards nice and clean. Block edges a little dusty and book has been handled but pages also bright and clean. A work of reference for English speakers who wish to write or speak French. Catalogue: Foreign Languages. Keywords: English, French, dictionary. 8024

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Vergil - Aeneid II, Gould, H.E. ;   Whiteley, J.L.         (eds)
13 Vergil - Aeneid II
Gould, H.E. ; Whiteley, J.L. (eds). Bristol Classical Press, Bristol, 1982. first thus, Paperback, 196mm x 126mm , xxvi prelims, 132pp. Good/NoWrapper. Paperback has been read and handled, pencil markings to last seven pages of Latin text, block otherwise clean. Republication of 1943 Macmillan Latin text of the second book of the Aeneid, with notes and vocabulary by the editors. Catalogue: Foreign Languages. Keywords: Virgil, Rome, Latin, Aeneas. 7996

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Ovid - Metamorphoses Book VIII, Hollis, A.S.             (ed)
14 Ovid - Metamorphoses Book VIII
Hollis, A.S. (ed). The Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1970. first edition, Hardback, 191mm x 127mm dark blue cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, xxx prelims, 168pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Fair/Fair. Owners inscription. Spine and boards clean, block also clean save for first third of the thirty pages of the actual Latin text being covered with notes and markings in pencil and ink, occasional pencil markings also elsewhere. Map present but detached. Dustwrapper is generally worn and frayed around edges, some evidence of handling. Smart little students' edition of Book 8 of the Metamorphoses, with 30 pages of poem, and 120 pages of commentary. Catalogue: Foreign Languages. Keywords: Ovid, Rome, Metamorphoses. 7990

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15 Nalopakhyanam, or, The Tale of Nala, containing the Sanskrit text in Roman characters
Jarrett (M.A.), Reverend Thomas. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1875. Hardback, 8vo green cloth boards, gilt titles, , 160pp. plus index, plus appendix/appendicies, Fair/NoWrapper. Private library sticker on inner front board. Edges a little grubby and ragged with some foxing, also foxing to opening and closing pages. Fold out grammar tables at rear present but creased with some foxing. Sanskrit tale. Catalogue: Foreign Languages. Keywords: nala, India, Sanskrit. 5022

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A Gaelic-English Dictionary, Macfarlane, Malcolm
16 A Gaelic-English Dictionary
Macfarlane, Malcolm. Eneas Mackay, Stirling, 1953. Hardback, 188mm x 126mm light blue cloth boards, black titles, , 190pp. Good +++/Good +++. Book has been read but basically tight and clean. Some creasing to bottom corners of 10-12 later pages. Dustwrapper has minimal wear, basically clean and unmarked. A handy Gaelic-to-English dictionary with notes on grammar and other details of the Gaelic language. Catalogue: Foreign Languages. Keywords: Gaelic, Scots, langauge. 9708

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Aeneid Book Four, Maro, P. Vergelius
17 Aeneid Book Four
Maro, P. Vergelius. Macmillan, London, 1969. first edition, Hardback, 177mm x 118mm decorated boards, xxviii prelims, 131pp. Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Fair/NoWrapper. Book is generally bumped and scuffed, and text proper has extensive noting in pencil and in ink, with a few inscriptions elsewhere also. Spine frayed at base. Fourth volume in Modern School Classics edition of Virgil's Aeneid, edited with Introduction, Notes and Vocabulary by Gould and Whiteley. Catalogue: Foreign Languages. Keywords: Troy, Carthage, Dido, Aeneas. 11669

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Aeneid Book Two, Maro, P. Vergelius;   Gould (M.A.), H.E. ;      Whiteley (M.A., Ph.D.), J.L.
18 Aeneid Book Two
Maro, P. Vergelius; Gould (M.A.), H.E. ; Whiteley (M.A., Ph.D.), J.L.. Macmillan, London, 1967. first edition, Hardback, 177mm x 118mm decorated boards, xxvii prelims, 136pp. Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Less than good/NoWrapper. Previous owner's name. Book is generally bumped and scuffed, and text has extensive noting in pencil and in ink. Second volume in Modern School Classics edition of Virgil's Aeneid, edited with Introduction, Notes and Vocabulary by Gould and Whiteley. Catalogue: Foreign Languages. Keywords: Troy, Carthage, Dido, Aeneas. 11668

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Olympio - ou la vie de Victor Hugo, Maurois, Andre
19 Olympio - ou la vie de Victor Hugo
Maurois, Andre. Hachette, 1969. second edition, Hardback, 220mm x 152mm decorated boards, 604pp. plus index, Good +++/Very Good. Book is not new but overall clean save for a little foxing to block edges. Dustwrapper is bright and clean with minimal wear. Price sticker on rear. French-language biography of a giant of French literature, first published in 1954. Catalogue: Foreign Languages. Keywords: Hugo, Pauvres, Miserables. 10339

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20 Key to the Exercises in the late Professor A.R. Davidson's Revised Introdductory Hebrew Grammar with Explanatory Notes
McFadyen (B.A. (OXON.), M.A., D.D.), John Edgar. T.& T. Clark, Edinburgh, 1924. first edition, Hardback, 225mm x 137mm maroon cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, xi prelims, 145pp. Good +/NoWrapper. Book is ex-libris of Canon of Gloucester with sticker on inner front board. Exterior corners bumped but clean, just a little foxing to edges, differential fading to endpapers, isolated pencil lines as highlights. Companion volume to the oft-reprinted Davidson guide to Hebrew Grammar. Catalogue: Foreign Languages. Keywords: Bible, semitic, triliteral, alphabet. 14597

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Lettres Persanes, Montesquieu, Baron  ;   Carcassone, Elie
21 Lettres Persanes
Montesquieu, Baron ; Carcassone, Elie. Societe les Belles Lettres, Paris, 1949. first thus, Paperback, 200mm x 135mm , xxxvi prelims, 171+234pp. plus index, Good/NoWrapper. Owners inscriptions. Two paperback volumes (protected up to top and bottom edges) have been handled and are a little darkened by age, else clean and unmarked. Binding a little exposed by front endpapers. Tiny English retailer stickers on front endpapers. French-language edition of Montesquieu's curious literary work - "The Persian Letters" on a latter-day edition with "texte etabli et presente par" Elie Carcassone. Catalogue: Foreign Languages. Keywords: Montesquieu, Persian, harem, Islam. 10327

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Solitudes, Queffelec, Henri
22 Solitudes
Queffelec, Henri. Les Presses de la Cite, Paris, 1963. first edition, Hardback, 214mm x 136mm maroon cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 250pp. Good +/Good +. Gift Inscription (in English). Ends of spine faded, foxing on top block edge only, else clean and unmarked. Dustwrapper (now protected) has some chipping at extremities, with flattened tears at top either side of spine. French-language volume by an eminent 20th century writer and screenwriter. Catalogue: Foreign Languages. Keywords: Breton, Salaud, film, France. 10317

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La Cuisiniere Provencale, Reboul, J-B.
23 La Cuisiniere Provencale
Reboul, J-B.. Tacussel, Marseille, 1991. first thus, Paperback, 185mm x 122mm , 480pp. plus index, Good +++/NoWrapper. Gift Inscription (in English). Paperback has been handled only occasionally, with just a hint of creasing to spine but no more. Tight anhd clean. French-language cookbook - indeed, a latter-day reprint of Reboul's much-published recipe collection of Provencal menus for each day of the year. Catalogue: Foreign Languages. Keywords: Provencale, cuisine, chef, cookery. 10319

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La Chartreuse, Stendhal,
24 La Chartreuse
Stendhal,. Nelson, Paris, 1939. first thus, Hardback, 157mm x 104mm buff decorated boards, green titles, first thus, 567pp. plus advertisments,Good +/Good. Previous owner's name. Pocket-sized hardback has been ell read, light wear to edges, differential fading to endpapers, pages clean. Retailer sticker on inner front board. Dustwrapper has been handled over years, generally orn and a little grubby with some fraying / tearing at ends of spine. Nelson edition of Stendhal's classic 1839 novel in the original French. Catalogue: Foreign Languages. Keywords: novel, Stendhal, Paris. 12898

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Adieu Mon Amour, von Vazsary, Gabor
25 Adieu Mon Amour
von Vazsary, Gabor. Deutsche Buch - Gemeinschaft, Berlin, 1962. first thus, Hardback, decorated card boards, 312pp. Good +++/NoWrapper. Book has been read, some bumping and evidence of occasional handling. German-language novel - book club edition - says "Printed in Germany 1962" but book feels a lot more modern than that. Catalogue: Foreign Languages. Keywords: German, novel, Vazsary, Adieu. 8005

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Herr Tourel, Walter, Otto F.
26 Herr Tourel
Walter, Otto F.. Deutsche Buch - Gemeinschaft, Berlin, 1964. first thus, Hardback, 194mm x 123mm decorated boards, 256pp. Very Good/NoWrapper. Book is not new but no obvious imperfections. German-language novel from 1962 - book club edition - syas "Printed in Germany 1964" but book feels a lot more modern than that. Catalogue: Foreign Languages. Keywords: German, novel, Walter, Tourel. 8004

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