Image Not Available

The Black Obelisk

Remarque, Erich Maria, and Lindley, Denver (Translated by)

Published by Harcourt, Brace and Company., 1957
Used Hardcover
From Hedgehog's Whimsey BOOKS etc. (Newport, NH, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since August 9, 2010

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 190.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 4.50 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

Red cloth over boards. Black and gold spine titles. Text in English, German. 434 p. 21 cm. Fiction by author of World War I classic, All Quiet on the Western Front. The hero here is WWI veteran Ludwig Bodmer, 25, a would-be man of letters in a provincial German city during the days of inflation and reviving nationalism, 1923. He is a former schoolteacher, a poet, an employee of a tombstone firm, occasional tutoring, and playing the organ at an insane asylum for Sunday mass. A human comedy. Very good in fair dust jacket. Jacket tears repaired from inside. Book is near fine w/ light top edge soiling. Bookseller Inventory # Alibris.F0770005927

Bibliographic Details

Title: The Black Obelisk

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace and Company.

Publication Date: 1957

Binding: Hard cover

Illustrator: Colrus, William (Jacket design by)

Edition: First edition. Stated first..

Store Description

Hi, Folks ... Mom said, 'I need to downsize'. Moving to assisted living, what she couldn't take included 8,000-plus books & records. A decade later, my upcountry barn is bursting. Books multiply as others recycle priorities. I now have 30,000 or more books (not yet all online) looking for good homes, and my learning curve has been a roller coaster. I celebrate word-crafters, thought-tumblers, laughter ... the arts of communication at every turn. I preserve, protect, and share. I am also Hedgehog Publishing, 'Words & Pictures by & for Folks with Prickly Backs, Soft Bellies, & Small Brains'.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described on the Abebooks web
sites. If you're dissatisfied with your purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as
Described/Damaged) or if the order hasn't arrived, you're eligible for a refund
within 30 days of the estimated delivery date. If you've changed your mind about
a book that you've ordered, please use the "Ask bookseller a question" link to
contact us and we'll respond within 2 business days. Hedgehog tracks our
shipments in most cases via the USPS...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Orders usually ship within 2 business days. Shipping costs are based on books
weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact
you to let you know extra shipping is required. This sometimes happens as we have
some hefty books and sets. Also, if your book is lightweight, we may upgrade from
media mail to first class at no extra charge to you, and you get your book
impressively fast. Or, a priority order will be sent by priority mail at those
specified costs.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order Cash PayPal Bank Draft Bank/Wire Transfer