Chapter 1: Fiction - Translation (Into English)
found: 7 books

 
DÜRRENMATT, FRIEDRICH ; BROOKS, CYRUS (TRANSL)
The Judge and His Hangman
Jonathan Cape, London. 1967, Pre-Pub. Softcover, with dust jacket. 127 pages (complete). Uncorrected pre-publication copy. A placid copy. The dustjacket is mild-mannered. It has wear about all edges and seams. There a retailer stamp on the front face. The dj is secure and sure. The covers are neat and tidy. Within, the contents are clean, clear, neat, tidy, certain, agreeable. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: cdbo
USD 13.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.75 | £UK 10 | JP¥ 1454]

 
FADEYEV, A ; CHARQUES, R D (TRANS)
The Nineteen
Martin Lawrence Ltd. London. 1929, First Edition. Hardcover. 293 pages (complete). First English language edition of this novel by the Stalinist author, Fadeyev. The boards have wear to all corners and seams. They have storage marks. The boards are yet, steady and sure. The contents are mild. They have some very, very occasional handling marks. Otherwise, the pages are clean, clear, assured. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bxee
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9 | £UK 7.75 | JP¥ 1119]

 
GRASS, G?NTER ; MANHEIM, RALPH (TRANS)
The Tin Drum
Secker & Warburg, London. 1962, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 592 pages (complete). First edition of first English edition. With original dustjacket (the same design as the German edition). An assured copy of what is one of the greatest and most controversial novels of the post-war era. The dustjacket has scuffing, rubbing, light wear. The spine has some tanning. The boards are agreeable. The corners are knocked. The spine is very smart. The paper trims are marked from shelving/ storage. The contents are most pleasing. The pages are very clean, clear, confident, certain, neat. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: byyo
USD 48.00 [Appr.: EURO 42.5 | £UK 37 | JP¥ 5370]

 
DURAS, MARGUERITE ; SEAVER, RICHARD AND WRIGHT, BARBARA (TRANSLS)
Hiroshima Mon Amour / Une Aussi Longue Absence
Calder and Boyars Ltd. London. 1966, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 191 pages (complete). First British (English translation) edition. The dustjacket is a little scuffed, marked and rubbed. It has mild shelving wear. The dj is even yet secure and sure. The boards are healthy and sound. The contents are agreeably comfortable. They are clean, clear, fresh, vivacious. fk. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: cgpc
USD 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 | £UK 12.5 | JP¥ 1790]

 
VERNE, JULES
The Blockade Runners (Author's Illustrated Edition)
Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington, London. 1878. Hardcover. 121 pages (complete). A rare early English translation of Verne's short-story (Les forceurs de blocus). This copy has wear all about. It is sturdy and sure. The boards have wear, marks, scuffing. They are steady. The contents have occasional pencilled doodles (not over text). The frontispage is missing. One illustration plate (page 26) is also missing. The contents have handling and age marks throughout. Nonetheless, the pages are clear, assured, certain, comfortable, adamant. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: cfef
USD 100.00 [Appr.: EURO 88.75 | £UK 76.75 | JP¥ 11188]

 
VESAAS, TARJEI ; ROKKAN, ELIZABETH (TRANS)
The Ice Palace
Peter Owen, London. 1966, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 176 pages (complete). A decent copy of one of the great 20th century novels. First edition of first English translation. The dustjacket has wear, scuffing and rubbing. It is comfortable and secure. The boards have some light wear about the edges. They are healthy, sound. Within, the contents are in most pleasing condition. The pages are tight, clean, clear, certain, confident, timeless. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: calz
USD 82.00 [Appr.: EURO 72.75 | £UK 63 | JP¥ 9174]

 
FEUCHTWANGER, LION ; MUIR, WILLA AND EDWIN (TRANSLS)
The Ugly Duchess : A Historical Romance
Martin Secker, London. 1927, First Edition. Hardcover. 312 pages (complete). First English translation edition. A comfortable copy. The boards are much worn and scuff. They are steady and secure. The contents are agreeably content. They are clean, clear, certain, assured. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: chct
USD 3.00 [Appr.: EURO 2.75 | £UK 2.5 | JP¥ 336]

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