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AUSTER, PAUL,
The Art of Hunger
0. 1982. and other Essays. London, The Menard Press, 1982; 96pp.; publisher's glazed printed wrappers; small owner's name written neatly at top of title-page. A good copy of the first edition.
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Book number: IS002281
GBP 39.50 [Appr.: EURO 44.5 US$ 53.66 | JP¥ 5568]
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Keywords: Ianweb First Editions Modernism Modern Literature American Literature Essays Rare

 
DE COSTER, CHARLES,
Die Geschichte Von Ulenspiegel Und Lamme Goedzak Und Ihren HeldenmäßIgen Fröhlichen Und Glorreichen Abenteuern Im Lande Flanden Und Anderwärts. Deutsch Von Karl Wolfskehl. Mit Holzschnitten Von Frans Masereel. 2 Volumes
. München, Kurt Wolff, (1926). With a frontispiece and 150 partly full-page original woodcuts and 18 woodcut initials by Frans Masereel. XLIII, (1), 496, (2) pp.; (6), 534, (6) pp. First edition, printed in 1600 copies. This is one of 1500 unnumbered copies. The woodcuts were printed from the original blocks. Text sl. darkened. In full calf with 5 raised bands on the spines. On page [1] Arnold Frank, the film producer has written an 18 line poem in ink, dated 24th May 1928 and signed Arnold Franck. this is followed by the signature Leni Reifenstahl (as opposed to Riefenstahl) corners of binding very slightly rubbed.
¶ Arnold Fanck ( 1889 - 1974, a pioneer of the German mountain film. LENI RIEFENSTAHL, [Helene Bertha Amalie] (1902 - 2003) A very unique set [ DR 6-7 ].
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Book number: F1942
GBP 185.00 [Appr.: EURO 208.25 US$ 251.3 | JP¥ 26077]
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A.E. [GEORGE WIILIAM RUSSELL] [ED.],
New Songs.
0. 1904. A Lyric Selection made by A.E from Poems by Padraic Colum, Eva Gore-Booth, Thomas Keoghler, Alice Milligan, Susan Mitchell, Seamus O'Sullivan, George Roberts and Ella Young. Dublin, 1904; 56pp. with frontispiece by Jack.B.Yeats; publisher's boards, printed label on front cover; professionally rebacked with matching paper, boards very slightly discoloured. The rare First Edition.
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Book number: IS00445
GBP 90.00 [Appr.: EURO 101.25 US$ 122.25 | JP¥ 12686]
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KUNDERA, MILAN,
Zert
. 1967. Praha, Ceskoslovensky Spisovatel, 1967; 293, [iii] pp.; publisher's cloth, dust-wrapper; dust-wrapper chipped, with several tears in the wrapper neatly repaired by a former owner. First edition of "The Joke".
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Book number: IS001099
GBP 22.50 [Appr.: EURO 25.5 US$ 30.56 | JP¥ 3172]
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Keywords: Ianweb Eoropean First Editions Czech Literature European Literature Modernism

 
PRATCHETT, TERRY
Mort a Discworld Comic.
Gollancz. Ill.: Higgins. illustrated by Graham Higgins. V G Graphics, Victor Gollancz 1994, first edition in this version. Fine Hardback. (ISBN: 0575056975) .
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Book number: F0064-2
GBP 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 140.75 US$ 169.8 | JP¥ 17620]
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Keywords: Fantasy 0575056975

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