Fiction: Literature In Translation

Fiction: Literature In Translation

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Plays By Bjornstjerne Bjornson, in Two Volumes: First Series--The Gauntlet, Beyond Our Power, The New System; Second Series-Love and Geography, Beyond Human Might, Laboremus, Bjornson, Bjornsjerne; Bjorkman, Edwin (transl).
1 Plays By Bjornstjerne Bjornson, in Two Volumes: First Series--The Gauntlet, Beyond Our Power, The New System; Second Series-Love and Geography, Beyond Human Might, Laboremus
Bjornson, Bjornsjerne; Bjorkman, Edwin (transl).

Charles Scribner's Sons 1913, First American Edition. Very Good; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Two volumes, complete; 281 and 284 pages respectively. Bound in brown cloth with gilt lettering. Top edge of first series gilt; not series two. 1913, 1914 publishing dates, both first editions. Translated from the Norwegian by Edwin Bjorkman. Light edge wear. Some scuffing to boards on Second Series, faded spine. Tight bindings. Previous owner's bookplate affixed to front endpaper of each book; toning to endpapers. Pages clean, unmarked. 28865 
Price: 40.50 USD
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Miracle of the Rose, Genet, Jean; Bernard Frechtman (translator)
2 Miracle of the Rose
Genet, Jean; Bernard Frechtman (translator)

Grove Press 1966, First American Edition, First Printing. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Bound in tan cloth. First Printing stated. Light rubbing on bottom edge of cover. Solid binding. Endpapers lightly foxed. Pages clean, unmarked. Jacket shows light edge wear, a couple shallow chips,an 1" tear on rear flap. Original price intact ($7.95). 29078 
Price: 22.50 USD
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Gudrun, Koenig, Alma Johanna ; Bell, Anthea, (translator).
3 Gudrun
Koenig, Alma Johanna ; Bell, Anthea, (translator).
0688418996 / 9780688418991
Lothrop, Lee & Shepard 1979, First American Edition; First Printing. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 187 pages, tan paper-covered boards. About Fine book; clean, tight cover, sharp corners. Interior crisp, unmarked. Jacket shows light edgewear. 28472 
Price: 22.50 USD
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A Voyage to the Island of the Articoles, Maurois, Andre
4 A Voyage to the Island of the Articoles
Maurois, Andre

D. Appleton & Co. 1929, First American Edition; First Printing. Illustrated by Edward Carrick. Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 76 pp, bound in blue cloth patterned with green lines. Translated from the French by David Garnett. 4 woodcut illustrations.1st printing signified by (1) on last page. Light to moderate edge wear on cover. Interior clean, unmarked, mild tanning. Jacket with several tears, shallow chips (now protected in new mylar sleeve). Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. 17461 
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The Words, Sartre, Jean-Paul; Bernard Frechtman (translator).
5 The Words
Sartre, Jean-Paul; Bernard Frechtman (translator).

George Braziller 1965, Third Printing. Signed by Author Very Good in Good dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 8vo 7" - 8" tall; New York; This edition, translated from the French, was first published in 1964. SIGNED on the endpaper, "Jean-Paul" and inscribed "To Bob and Pat, Bon Voyage. April 7, 1965". Bound in original publisher's black cloth with charcoal top-stain. Clean cover, slightly dulled, esp. spine. Cloth at ends of spine softened and creased. Binding solid but one signature in is slightly offset from the others. Pages clean and bright. Touch of foxing on fore-edge of text block. Jacket chipped at ends of spine; shallow chips and tears on edges; spine tanned & smudged. Price intact on flap. ; Signed by Author 29084 
Price: 360.00 USD
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Story for Icarus; Projects, Incidents, and Conclusions from the Life of D., Engineer, Schnabel, Ernst
6 Story for Icarus; Projects, Incidents, and Conclusions from the Life of D., Engineer
Schnabel, Ernst

Harcourt, Brace 1961, First American Edition. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Translated from the German by J J Dunbar. Bright clean cover; modest shelf wear; about Fine. Interior clean, tight, unmarked. Crisp clean jacket; price intact on flap. A re-creation of the Icarus myth. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; 313 p.; Packaged with care. 19403 
Price: 27.00 USD
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The People of Hemso, Strindberg, August
7 The People of Hemso
Strindberg, August

Albert Bonniers 1965, Reprint. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 8vo 7" - 8" tall; Stockholm, Sweden; Translated from the Swedish by Elspeth Harley Schubert. 220 pages. Clean, tight book with modest wear to bottom edge. Pages crisp, clean. Small previous owner's notation at top of endpaper. In jacket with light edge wear; several shallow tears. 29334 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Chinese Middlebrow Fiction:  From the Ch'Ing and Early Republican Eras, Ts'un-Yan, Liu
8 Chinese Middlebrow Fiction: From the Ch'Ing and Early Republican Eras
Ts'un-Yan, Liu
9622013090 / 9789622013094
Chinese University Press 1984, Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Crisp, clean, tight, unmarked. Light wear at base of spine; edges, tips. In jacket with moderate shelf rubbing on back panel. 29805 
Price: 36.00 USD
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