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Couilloud, Nathalie(editeur)

Published by Chasse-Maree, Abri Du Marin (2007)

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About this Item: Chasse-Maree, Abri Du Marin, 2007. Soft Cover. Condition: Near Fine. No Jacket. Varieux(photographie) (illustrator). Premier. Near fine cards in paper, pictorial covers.421p., "Depuis Homere, la mer n'a cesse d'inspirer. Ecrivains, poetes, journalistes, navigateurs solitaires, voyageurs d'un jour, marins au long cours." Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Seller Inventory # 008037

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Felicien Marceau

Published by Mercure De France, France (1964)

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About this Item: Mercure De France, France, 1964. Paperback. Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition.. France: Mercure De France, 1964. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback Clean very good shape. Collection of the thoughts and life of Restif De La Bretonne French text. Good solid shape. Portrait on cover. NOT a library copy. Seller Inventory # 012669

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BARDY G.

Published by P., Editions Albin Michel (1948)

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About this Item: P., Editions Albin Michel, 1948. 31pp. Bon Etat. Seller Inventory # 9870

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About this Item: Couverture souple. Condition: Bon État . 1ère Édition. . - 148 p. , 500 gr. Size: Grand In Quarto. Magazine / Périodique. Seller Inventory # 003418

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Pasteur Vallery-Radot

Published by Flammarion, Paris (1944)

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About this Item: Flammarion, Paris, 1944. Soft cover. Condition: Good. 1st Edition. First edition, 1944. 356 pages. Frontispiece. Original paper covers. Page edges chipped else Good plus copy. Seller Inventory # 001472

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Collectif

Published by Selection de Reader's Digest (1982)

ISBN 10: 2709802333 ISBN 13: 9782709802338

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About this Item: Selection de Reader's Digest, 1982. Couverture Rigide. Condition: Comme Neuf. Première Édition. 831 pages. Signet. Size: 14 Cm x 24 Cm. Seller Inventory # 066792

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CHOISY] - MÉLIA (Jean)

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About this Item: Paris, Emile-Paul Frères, 1923; in-12, 316 pp., demi-basane bordeaux, dos orné à nerfs, pièce de titre en basane rouge (nerfs et coiffe supérieure légèrement frottés). Édition originale, avec un envoi autographe signé de Jean Mélia. Bon exemplaire. 1923. Seller Inventory # 201000063

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De La Bretonne, Retif

Published by Mercure de France, Paris (1925)

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About this Item: Mercure de France, Paris, 1925. Pbk. Condition: Good. First Edition. Covers edgeworn and lightly marked; uncut; binding firm; contents vg; 360p. In French. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Seller Inventory # 83189

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l'Hermite, Tritan

Published by Paris: Mercvre De France (1909)

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About this Item: Paris: Mercvre De France, 1909. Soft cover. Condition: Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Original edition trois gravures. Original wraps with spine lightly toned else a good copy. Seller Inventory # 1784

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Les plus belles pages de la Poésie: Collectif.

Collectif.

Published by Sélection du Reader's Digest. (1982)

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About this Item: Sélection du Reader's Digest., 1982. Couverture rigide. Condition: Très bon. Edition originale. Toile bordeaux imprimée en blanc (petites traces au second plat de la reliure), in-8 oblong, 235x145 mm environ, nombreuses illustrations dans le texte, préface de Jeanne Bourin, biographies des poètes, glossaire, index des premiers vers, première édition, très bon état (intérieur parfait). 832 pages. ********** Contrairement à ce qu'on a pu croire, la Poésie n'est pas morte. Elle n'est qu'endormie et demeure indispensable à la pensée humaine, dont elle est une des formes d'expression les plus anciennes, et les plus spontanées. [Jeanne Bourin]. ***. Seller Inventory # 4386

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Vera Cardot

Published by Presence Africaine, Paris, (1961)

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About this Item: Presence Africaine, Paris, 1961. Soft binding, as new. First Edition. 205 pages p. with folded Photo fo old african map. Seller Inventory # 14021819

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PASCAL Blaise) MAURIAC François

Published by Corrêa (1940)

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About this Item: Corrêa, 1940. couverture souple. - Corrêa, Paris 1940, 12x19cm, broché. - Edition originale sur papier courant. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] First edition on ordinary paper. Seller Inventory # 31457

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Les plus belles pages d'Eugène Sue: BORY Jean-Louis

BORY Jean-Louis

Published by Mercure de France (1963)

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About this Item: Mercure de France, 1963. couverture souple. - Mercure de France, Paris 1963, 14x20,5cm, broché. - Edition originale pour laquelle il n'a pas été tiré de grands papiers. Envoi autographe signé de Jean-Louis Bory à Pierre Dumayet. Exemplaire complet de sa jaquette illustrée. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] first edition for which it was not taken from large papers. Autograph signed by Jean-Louis Bory to Pierre Dumayet. Complete copy of his illustrated jacket. Seller Inventory # 60495

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Belpaire, Bruno

Published by Bruxelles: Editions de l'occident (1963)

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About this Item: Bruxelles: Editions de l'occident, 1963. First Edition. Fine paperback copy in glassine wrapper. Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 195 pages; Physical desc.: 195 p. 21 cm. Subject: Philosophy -- Chinese. 195 pp. Seller Inventory # 183750

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Author Not Stated

Published by Albert Messein, Paris (1935)

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About this Item: Albert Messein, Paris, 1935. Paperback. Condition: Good. Frontis (illustrator). First Edition. (full book description) Albert Messein, Paris, 1935. 1st Edition(PB) Good-, Paperback, No Dust Jacket. Size=5.5"x7.5", 444pgs(Index). Frontis. FRENCH TEXT. Light blue cover chipped & browned on spine, pages age toned, o.w. a clean copy. No ink names, bookplates, etc. Price unclipped. 20% OFF our regular catalogue price. SELLING WORLDWIDE since 1987. 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES, WE ALWAYS PACK WITH GREAT CARE!. Book. Seller Inventory # CONROY189677I

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Les Plus Belles Pages d'Henry Monnier.: MONNIER Henry. FLEURET

MONNIER Henry. FLEURET Fernand (Préface).

Published by Mercure de France - Collections Les Plus belles Pages. MCMXXXIX - Mars (1939)

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About this Item: Mercure de France - Collections Les Plus belles Pages. MCMXXXIX - Mars, 1939. Couverture souple. Condition: Satisfaisant. Edition originale. Broché, couverture jaune imprimée en noir (infimes déchirures et pliures en bordure de la couverture), in-8, 19x12 cm environ, portrait d'Henry Monnier en frontispice, notice sur l'auteur par Fernand Fleuret (32 pages), bibliographie, 1ère édition, état correct (papier uniformément jauni). II+462 pages. Extraits de Mémoires de Monsieur Joseph Prudhomme, Scènes Populaires, Scènes de la Vie Bureaucratique, Le Peintre et les Bourgeois, Les Compatriotes, La Consultation, L'Exécution, La Femme du Condamné, Une Nuit dans un Bouge, Les Misères Cachées. Seller Inventory # 8275

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SAINT-POL-ROUX. JOUFFROY Alain (Introduction et Choix de Textes).

Published by Mercure de France. Octobre (1966)

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About this Item: Mercure de France. Octobre, 1966. Couverture souple. Condition: Très bon. Dust Jacket Condition: Bon. Edition originale. Broché, couverture blanche imprimée en noir & violet, jaquette imprimée et illustrée (un mors de la jaquette fendu sur un cm), in-8, 205x140 mm, textes de Saint-Pol-Roux choisis et présentés par Alain Jouffroy, chronologie (1861-1940), très bon état. 298 pages. Saint-Pol-Roux (Marseille, 15 Janvier 1861 - Brest, 18 Octobre 1940), Premier Baroque Moderne, Par Alain Jouffroy. Chronologie. Mouvements de Saint-Pol-Roux. Anciennetés. Les Reposoirs de la Procession. Pages retrouvées. La Randonnée. Documents. Lettres à Saint-Pol-Roux. Hommage des Surréalistes. Note bibliographique. Seller Inventory # 7823

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Belpaire, Bruno

Published by Bruxelles: Editions de l'occident (1963)

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About this Item: Bruxelles: Editions de l'occident, 1963. First Edition. Fine paperback copy in glassine wrapper. Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 195 pages; Physical desc.: 195 p. 21 cm. Subject: Philosophy -- Chinese. Paperback Kg. 195 pp. Seller Inventory # 183750

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Verlaine, Paul (1844-1896). Le Dantec, Yves-Gérard

Published by Paris : Éditions Messein (1955)

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About this Item: Paris : Éditions Messein, 1955. First Edition. Near fine copy in the original stiff-card wrappers; edges very slightly dust-dulled and toned. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. Provenance; from the personal library of Professor Lloyd Austin, University of Manchester. Physical description; 471 pages. Subjects; Paul Verlaine. Les plus belles pages. 471 pp. Seller Inventory # 236371

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Verlaine, Paul (1844-1896). Le Dantec, Yves-Gérard

Published by Paris : Éditions Messein (1955)

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About this Item: Paris : Éditions Messein, 1955. First Edition. Near fine copy in the original stiff-card wrappers; edges very slightly dust-dulled and toned. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. Provenance; from the personal library of Professor Lloyd Austin, University of Manchester. Physical description; 471 pages. Subjects; Paul Verlaine. Les plus belles pages. Softcover Kg. 471 pp. Seller Inventory # 236371

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COLLECTIF

Published by Édition De La Chambre Climatique De La Ville De Nice, Nice (1932)

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About this Item: Édition De La Chambre Climatique De La Ville De Nice, Nice, 1932. Couverture Imprimée Editeur. Condition: Très bon. Henry-Marie BESSY, Pierre GENOLHAC, Clément GOYENÈCHE, G. A. MOSSA (illustrator). Ed. originale. Voici quelques belles pages que Nice et la Côte d'Azur ont inspirées aux écrivains et artistes qui ont aimé cette région : Louise ACKERMANN, Jean AICARD, Guillaume APOLLINAIRE, Paul ARENE, Théodore de BANVILLE, Marie BASHKIRTSEFF, Hector BERLIOZ, René BOYLESVE, Charles de BROSSES, DANTE, Charles CALAIS, CHATEAUBRIAND, DELILLE, DEPATY, Alexandre DUMAS père, Dominique DURANDY, Gustave FLAUBERT, Victor HUGO, Blasco IBANEZ, Alphonse KARR, LAMARTINE, Gaston LEROUX, Michel de l'HOSPITAL, Jean LORRAIN, Guy de MAUPASSANT, Catuelle MENDES, MERIMEE, Jules MICHELET, F. MISTRAL, Jean MOREAS, Gustave NADAUD, NIETZSCHE, Elisée RECLUS, George SAND, etc, on y découvre des descriptions enthousiastes, charmantes, amusantes, des sentiments de reconnaissance, de la poésie, la chanson niçoise par Violette CASTELLAR. - Ouvrage sur beau papier bible, illustré de 24 hors texte, en noir et blanc, par Henry-Marie BESSY, Pierre GENOLHAC, Clément GOYENÈCHE, G. A. MOSSA - Ouvrage agréable et en très bonne condition. Seller Inventory # 001008

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Les plus belles pages de Farrère: FARRERE Claude

FARRERE Claude

Published by Flammarion (1931)

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About this Item: Flammarion, 1931. couverture souple. - Flammarion, Paris 1931, 13x19cm, broché. - Edition originale collective, un des 20 exemplaires numérotés sur pur fil, seuls grands papiers après 10 Hollande. Signature autographe de Claude Farrère sur la page de faux-titre. Dos insolé, exemplaire à toutes marges. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] Collective Edition, one of the 20 copys numbered on "pur-fil" paper, only large papies after 10 Holland paper. Signing autograph Claude Farrère on the half-title page. Back insolated, copy all margins. Seller Inventory # 55748

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BENOIT PIERRE

Published by LA NOUVELLE SOCIETE D'EDITION (1929)

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About this Item: LA NOUVELLE SOCIETE D'EDITION, 1929. Couverture souple. Condition: Moyen. ROD0116915: 85 pages. Frontispice en couleurs de Jean Mercier. EXEMPLAIRE N°1720 SUR 2276 EXEMPLAIRES CONSTITUANT PROPREMENT ET AUTHENTIQUEMENT L'EDITION ORIGINALE. In-12 Broché. Etat d'usage. Coins frottés. Dos frotté. Rousseurs Classification Dewey : 56-Catalogue. Seller Inventory # ROD0116915

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VERHAEREN EMILE (1855-1916).

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About this Item: 1927. 1927 IN-8 BROCHE DE 59 PAGES , COUVERTURE CREME REMPLIEE ILLUSTREE D'UNE VIGNETTE EN NOIR (REPRODUITE SUR LE FEUILLET DE TITRE), TITRE IMPRIME EN NOIR ET EN VIOLET. EDITION ORIGINALE POSTHUME, TIRAGE LIMITE A 162 EXEMPLAIRES NUMEROTES, DONT 12 HORS COMMERCE. UN DES 105 SUR VERGE D'ARCHES. ACCOMPAGNE D'UNE CARTE D'ENVOI DE MARCEL LEBARBIER, DIRECTEUR DES "FEUES" EDITIONS DE LA BELLE PAGE. TRES BEL EXEMPLAIRE. Seller Inventory # 119

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Boutet de Monvel, Lhermitte, Caran d'Ache, Merson, Sabattier, Orange, De Monzaigle, Destez, De Myrbach, Rejchan, Parys, and Kowalski.

Published by Paris: Imprimerie de Vaugirard for La Belle Jardiniere, 1897-1898 (1898)

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About this Item: Paris: Imprimerie de Vaugirard for La Belle Jardiniere, 1897-1898, 1898. A BELLE EPOQUE CALENDAR WITH FULL-PAGE CHROMOLITHOGRAPH PLATES BY MANY OF THE LEADING ARTISTS OF THE PERIOD, including Henri Boutet de Monvel, Leon Lhermitte, Caran d'Ache, and Luc-Olivier Merson. La Belle Jardiniere was a chain of shops specializing in high-end sportswear for men, women, and children. The plates, appropriately enough, depict elegantly decked out people engaging in activities relevant to the month in question: Boutet de Monvel (January) depicts five impeccably-dressed children singing in the new year; Caran d'Ache (October) shows us a hunting scene; etc. 4to. 12 leaves, printed rectos only, tied together with two fine silk strings. IN BEAUTIFUL CONDITION. A little faint marginal spotting to one plate, else FINE AND BRIGHT. Of the greatest rarity. Seller Inventory # 3569

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Le tableau de la croix representé dans: PRAYERBOOK - BINDING].

About this Item: Durportal, Livres à figures, pp. 244-245; The Perkins Library 254; for the binding: Davauchelle, La reliure en France I, pp. 134-144; for Perkins: Quaritch (ed.), Dictionary of Book Collectors, p. 222. First edition of a wholly engraved prayer book. The first part depicts moments in the celebration of the Holy Mass with scenes from the life of Christ, with on the opposite pages prayers in Latin and French adorned with portraits of saints and small flowers, insects and birds, followed by a Litany of the Holy Name of Jesus, and a Litany of the Blessed Virgin Mary, both with a portrait. The last part includes 7 psalms illustrated with scenes from the life of David, preceded by a portrait of David surrounded by events from his life with "Histoire de David" on a banderol. The binding is a fine example of French "pointillé" tooling. This luxurious style of finishing, consisting of dotted lines and curves, was introduced in France in the third decade of the 17th century and was used by many masterly gilders, the most famous of whom was known as "Le Gascon", a mysterious binder whose identity remains obscure.The present copy comes from the library of the 19th-century collector Henry Perkins, whose collection "was in certain respects the most valuable ever brought together" (Quaritch). The library was sold at auction in 1873.With the armorial bookplate of Willes Nevin on front pastedown and owner's inscriptions of Henry Perkins, Willis Nevin ("July 1873 / Bought from Pickering who bought it at the Perkins sale of books"), and Ernest Geldart ("1877"). Name below the dedication struck through. Spine and board edges skilfully repaired (possibly to obscure the removal of 2 clasps). A very good copy in a luxurious binding. Seller Inventory # EC3AEHA2G73N

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Le miroir des plus belles courtisannes de: PASSE, Crispijn de

About this Item: Colas 2288; Franken, Van de Passe, 1369, ed. I; Hiler p. 690 note; Hollstein XVI, p. 143 (Crispijn de Passe II, no. 183, ed. I); Veldman, Crispijn de Passe and his progeny (2001), pp. 297-299 (2 copies) and figs. 163 (engr. title) & 164 (2 numbered portraits from other ed.). Extremely rare first edition (in French) of a series of portraits of courtesans from France, the Dutch Republic, the Spanish Low Countries, England, Italy, Spain, Bohemia, Denmark, Poland, the German states and probably elsewhere, engraved by Crispijn de Passe the younger and published by his father. The majority of the "femmes de joye" (as the note to the reader calls them) are fashionably dressed ladies of the courts, but there are also servants and simply dressed Dutch women (from Purmerend and Wormer for example). Many show décolletage and one blatantly displays her bare breasts. Each portrait has the title (the courtesan's name or description) in the plate above and a four-line French verse printed letterpress below, giving further information about her. Many appear to be real people, some referred to only by their first names or initials. The verse sometimes adds enough information that a reader might have been able to identify or find them. A trilingual edition - French, Dutch and German - also appeared in 1630 using the same plates, but the portraits have had numbers added, some have had their titles revised and they appear in a different order. The content of the Dutch and German verses differs from that of the French ones, so none is directly translated from another.With an early owner's inscription at the head of the letterpress title-page, an early manuscript note in English on the back cover, and modern engraved armorial book plates of John Harrison and Hermann Marx. In very good condition, with a marginal stain in last 7 plates (crossing the plate edge in 1, but not reaching the printed image) and a marginal tear repaired. Seller Inventory # 9B6DW4YNZ8OA

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