World Literature in Translation

World Literature in Translation

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Five Plays, Volume II:  Ardele, The Lark, Restless Heart, Time Remembered, Mademoiselle Colombe, Anouilh, Jean
1 Five Plays, Volume II: Ardele, The Lark, Restless Heart, Time Remembered, Mademoiselle Colombe
Anouilh, Jean

Hill & Wang 1958, 1st Printing thus. Fine in Very Good- dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 8vo 7" - 8" tall; 302 pp, bound in black cloth. Bright clean cover; crisp, unmarked interior. Jacket shows minor smudging ; two short tears & crease near bottom edge of back panel; light soil. Restless Heart and Ardele translated by Lucienne Hill; Time Remembered translated by Patricia Moyes; Mademoiselle Colombe translated by Louis Kronenberger; The Lark adapted by Lillian Hellman. First Dramabook printing. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. 21727 
Price: 27.00 USD
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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).
2 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: 38.70 USD
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Miracle of the Rose, Genet, Jean; Bernard Frechtman (translator)
3 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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The Little Horse of Seven Colors and Other Portuguese Folk Tales, Lowe, Patricia Tracy, (retold by); Jauss, Anne Marie, (illustrator, translator)
4 The Little Horse of Seven Colors and Other Portuguese Folk Tales
Lowe, Patricia Tracy, (retold by); Jauss, Anne Marie, (illustrator, translator)

World Publishing Company 1970, Illustrated by Anne Marie Jauss. Very Good+ with no dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 122 pages, bound in pictorial cloth World Library Binding, NOT ex-library. Tightly bound, clean, bright cover with mild wear at ends of spine. Interior clean, unmarked. Tales translated from the Portuguese by Anne Marie Jauss include: Little Horse of Seven Colors, Born to be Rich, Ten Dwarfs of Aunt Greenwater, Viper and the Friar's Rope, Price of Eggs, Foolish Lad and the Flies, How the Wild Boars Came to Be, Bola Bola, Miraculous Flute, Shoemaker, Legend of the Almond Tree, Snow in the Mountain, Tipsy Rooster, No Supper, Pira Game, Aunt Misery, Good Luck and Great Riches, String of LIes, Master of Magic and Spells, Tail of the Cat, Pedro de Malas Artes or Clumsy Pedro, Clarinha, Listening King, Monkey's Pomegranate, Owl and the Wolf, Cow Maiden, and Cockroach and the Mouse. These twenty-seven tales were found in the folk compilations of three men: Teofilo Braga, Adolpho Coehlo, and Zofimo Consiglieri Pedroso. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 27292 
Price: 22.50 USD
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A Voyage to the Island of the Articoles, Maurois, Andre
5 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 
Price: 22.50 USD
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Oeuvres Completes de Moliere. La Seule Complete en 2 Volumes, ornee de 10 Portraits en pied colories, Moliere; drawings by MM. Geffroy and H. Allouard
6 Oeuvres Completes de Moliere. La Seule Complete en 2 Volumes, ornee de 10 Portraits en pied colories
Moliere; drawings by MM. Geffroy and H. Allouard

A. LaPlace, Sanchez et Cie 1882, Very Good; Hardcover; Small 8vo 7" - 8" tall; Paris; Two volumes complete; 803, 823 pages, respectively. Bound in quarter leather (4 raised bands, gilt rules, gilt lettering) and black & white marbled paper over boards. Marbled edges. 10 hand-colored plates. Text in French. Moderate wear to edges of cover; corner tips worn and rounded; sides of spine rubbed. Firm bindings. Interiors bright; free of names or markings. Light soil on endpapers; minimal presence of foxing. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 26023 
Price: 65.70 USD
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Norsk Litteraturantologi: Tekster, Opptak, Kommentarer; Bind I and Bind II, Popperwell, Ronald G.;  Torbjorn Stoverud
7 Norsk Litteraturantologi: Tekster, Opptak, Kommentarer; Bind I and Bind II
Popperwell, Ronald G.; Torbjorn Stoverud
0900547383 / 9780900547386
Modern Humanities Research Association 1976, Very Good; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Two volumes, each bound in tan cloth with maroon title blocks and and gilt lettering. Text completely in Norwegian. 630 and 656 pp respectively. Clean cover with moderate edge wear. Volume II binding a little shaken. Pages crisp, clean, unmarked. No jackets, probably as issued. 30494 
Price: 74.70 USD
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The Words, Sartre, Jean-Paul; Bernard Frechtman (translator).
8 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: 358.20 USD
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Story for Icarus; Projects, Incidents, and Conclusions from the Life of D., Engineer, Schnabel, Ernst
9 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
10 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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Anna Karenin, i To Bind [Leatherbound], Tolstoy, Leo; Clara Gulmann (translated into the Danish)
11 Anna Karenin, i To Bind [Leatherbound]
Tolstoy, Leo; Clara Gulmann (translated into the Danish)

Nationalforlaget 1928, Reprint. Very Good+; Hardcover; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; Copenhagen; Two volumes, in half calf, marbled paper covered boards; gilt lettering on spine. Marbled endpapers. Text in Danish. Very modest wear to corner tips, spine ends, boards. Firm bindings. Pages clean, unmarked. 29541 
Price: 52.20 USD
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Chinese Middlebrow Fiction:  From the Ch'Ing and Early Republican Eras, Ts'un-Yan, Liu
12 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: 34.20 USD
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