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1 Le rappel des jesuites en France
A Cologne Chez Jean Le Blanc 1925 First Edition Leather Very Good No Jacket as Issued 14cm tall 
This is a fictitious imprint. Although dated 1678 it was actually printed: Moetjens at The Hague. Cf. Willems. Les Elzevier, 1925. 159 p. Text is unmarked by underlining or notations. Some wear along the edges of the binding. Previous owner's brief notation on front pastedown. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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Statuts de la Maison d'Auguste Comte
2 Statuts de la Maison d'Auguste Comte
Paris Association Internationale 1954 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 23 cm tall 
Text in French. 39 p. Several black and white photographs.Some light age toning on wrappers. Typed address of Henri Gouhier on Maison d'Auguste Comte custom envelope pasted on ffep. Auguste Comte (Isidore Marie Auguste François Xavier Comte), né le 19 janvier 1798 (30 nivôse An VI) à Montpellier (Hérault) et mort le 5 septembre 1857 à Paris, est un philosophe français. Il est le fondateur du positivisme, et est considéré comme un des précurseurs de la sociologie. Henri Gouhier (1898 - 1994) est un philosophe, historien de la philosophie et critique dramatique français. Henri Gouhier est un historien d'inspiration chrétienne. Son oeuvre considérable a inspiré le théologien jésuite Henri de Lubac lorsqu’il a écrit en 1944, en pleine Seconde Guerre mondiale, Le Drame de l'humanisme athée.[FrenchWikipedia] 
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 Albertini, Eugène L'Afrique romaine: notes prises aux conférences faites / par M. Albertini, ...au Cours d'instruction préparatoire au Service des Affaires indigènes d'Algérie-Tunisie
Alger Emile Pfister 1927 Second Edition Soft Cover Good 24 cm tall 
Text in French. 63 p. At head of title: Gouvernement général de l'Algérie, Direction de l'agriculture, du commerce et de la colonisation. The wrappers show significant wear with creasing and curling at the corners. Also age toning around the edges of the wrappers. Foldout map is present. Text is unmarked by underlining or notations. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4 Arcangues, Pierre d' Le Grain de sénevé. Préface de Reynès Monlaur
Paris Perrin 1913 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 19 cm tall 
Text in French. pp. 186. Text is unmarked by underlining or notations. Some light age toning to the leaves with most around the edges. Wear to the edges and corners of the binding. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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5 Asoka, King of Magadha; Bloch, Jules (ed.) Les inscriptions d’Asoka / traduites et commentées par Jules Bloch
Paris Les Belles Lettres 1950 First Edition Soft Cover Good 20 cm tall 
Text in French an Prakit. pp. 216. Opposite pages, p. [90]-[173] numbered in duplicate. Previous owner's name stamp on a few leaves. Text is unmarked by underlining or notations. Series: Collection Émile Senart, 8. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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6 Balmas, E. De Gide à Salacrou : neuf personnages
[Milan] [Institut des Hautes Études d'Interprétariat] 1955 First Edition Soft Cover Good 25 cm tall 
Text in French. 155 p. No publisher or date of publication listed, but the introduction is dated 1955 and the introduction indicates it was published in Milan at Institut des Hautes Études d'Interprétariat. The author and the title have been hand written on the spine. Some age toning around the edges of the leaves and wrappers. There are scattered notations and some underlining. Enea Balmas ( 1924 - 1994 ) was a teacher , philologist , literary critic and in 1967 he founded the magazine "Studies of French literature."[Wikipedia] 
Price: 100.00 USD
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7 Beauvais, Bertrand Poirier de; La Bouëre, Comtesse de Mémoires inédits de Bertrand Poirier de Beauvais, commandant général de l’artillerie des armées de la Vendée; publiés par la comtesse de La Bouëre
Paris E. Plon, Nourrit 1893 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket Ex-Library 23 cm tall 
Ex-Library. Rebound in library binding. Text in French. pp. xv, 392. Text is unmarked by underlining or notations. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8 Békés, Gellért [Gerardo]; Szennay, András; Somorjai, Ádám Miscellanea Gerardo J. Békés OSB octogenario dedicata. 1, Unum omnes in Christo, in unitatis servitio / directione András Szennay ; curavit Ádám Somorjai
Pannonhalma [Hungary] Pannonhalmi Foapátság 1995 9630018438 / 9789630018432 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 24 cm tall 
Contributions in English, French, German, Italian, or Portuguese. pp. 582. Volume 1 only. Includes bibliographical references "Bibliographia publicationum Gerardi Békés": p. 63-80. One leaf has separated, but still present. Text is unmarked by underlining or notations. Briefly INSCRIBED by Gerardo Békés on half-title page. 
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9 Berriot-Salvadore, Evelyne Les femmes dans la société française de la Renaissance
Genève Droz 1990 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 23 cm tall 
Text in French. 592 p. Includes bibliographical references (p. [547]-567) and index. Series: Histoire des idées et critique littéraire ; v. 285. Text is clean, tight and unmarked by underlining or notations. 
Price: 48.00 USD
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10 Beruete, Aureliano de; Mauclair, Camille; Rochefort, Henri; Williams, Leonard; Cary, Elisabeth Luther; Huneker, James Gibbons; Brinton, Christian; Starkweather, William E.B.; Sorolla, Joaquin Eight essays on Joaquín Sorolla y Bastida, ...followed by appreciations of the press. Printed on the occasion of the exhibition of paintings by Señor Sorolla at the invitation of the Hispanic society of America ... February 4 to March 9, 1909 [2 vols.]
New York The Hispanic Society of America 1909 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Ex-Library 24 cm tall 
Ex-Library. Articles in English, Spanish, and French. Two volumes (complete) rebound in library binding. Vol. 1: pp. 450, Vol. 2 pp. 457. The library bindings are in very good condition. TEG. Text is unmarked by underlining or notations. A narrow chip about 1.75" long on fore-edge of plate 55 (no impact to the image). A stray pen mark on the top margin of page 305 [V.1] Joaquín Sorolla y Bastida (1863 - 1923) was a Valencian Spanish painter. Sorolla excelled in the painting of portraits, landscapes, and monumental works of social and historical themes. His most typical works are characterized by a dexterous representation of the people and landscape under the sunlight of his native land.[Wikipedia] This is a heavy two volume set. 
Price: 275.00 USD
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11 Blet, Pierre; Martini, Angelo; Schneider, Burkhart; Graham, Robert A. (editors) Le Saint Siège et la situation religieuse en pologne et dans les pays baltes 1939 - 1945; (2 volumes)
Città del Vaticano Libreria editrice Vaticana 1967 First Edition Soft Cover Good Ex-Library 25 cm tall 
Documents in English, French, German, Italian or Latin. Two volumes (complete.) xxxi, 961 p. Some cocking to the spine of the first volume. Some light age toning around the edges of the wrappers. Text is unmarked by underlining or notations. Series: Actes et documents du Saint Siège relatifs à la seconde guerre mondiale ; 3. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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12 Bunyad-i Farhang-i Iran A dictionary of scientific terms, covering mathematics, astronomy, physics, chemistry, geology, zoology and botany : with definitions in Persian and equivalents in Persian, English and French
Tehran Franklin Book Programs 1970 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 25 cm tall 
Text in Pesian with equivalent words in English and French. pp. 163, 613. Age toning to leaves with most around the edges. Text is unmarked by underlining or notations. There is a pocket on the front paste-down, but nothing in it. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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13 Cathala, Jean; Schmittlein, Raymond Estonie. Lettonie. Lithuanie.
[Tallin] Imprression R. Tohver & Ko. First Edition Soft Cover Good 19 cm tall 
Text in French. Pages not numbered. Embossed wrappers. Bumping to corners with slight tear on tip of upper right front cover. Sommaire: Introduction a l'Estonie, par Jean Cathala.--La Lettonie. Apercu geographique et historique.--La Lithuanie, par Raymond Schmittlein. Text is unmarked by underlining or notations. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14 Chantitch-Chandan, K. S. Le miracle turc
Paris La Renaissance moderne 1929 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 19 cm tall 
Text in French. 184 p. Some age toning around the edges of the wrappers. Text is clean, tight and unmarked by underlining or notations. Many leaves unopened. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Travels to Jerusalem and the Holy Land Through Egypt. (2 volumes), Chateaubriand, Viscount de; Schoberl, Frederic (translator)
15 Chateaubriand, Viscount de; Schoberl, Frederic (translator) Travels to Jerusalem and the Holy Land Through Egypt. (2 volumes)
London Published for Henry Colburn, By Richard Bentley 1835 Third Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket Ex-Library 20 cm tall 
Ex-Library. Text in English. Two volumes rebound together in one, in library binding. Vol. 1: pp. viii, 362; Vol. 2: pp. viii, 335. Previous owner's name stamp on title page of each volume. Boards are pretty worn, especially the spine. François-René, vicomte de Chateaubriand (1768 -1848) was a French writer, politician and diplomat. He is considered the founder of Romanticism in French literature. Chateaubriand steak, or just chateaubriand, is a recipe of a particular thick cut from the tenderloin (fillet), which, according to Larousse Gastronomique, was created by personal chef, Montmireil, for François-René de Chateaubriand. [Wikipedia] 
Price: 125.00 USD
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16 Clébert, Jean Paul; Rochegude, Félix, marquis de Les rues de Paris; promenades du marquis de Rochegude à travers tous les arrondissements de Paris parcourus de nouveau par Jean-Paul Clébert (2 volumes)
Paris Club des libraires de France 1958 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 20 cm tall 
Text in French. Two volumes (complete). 352, 421 p. Includes a slip case (of sorts, it only has four sides and at the top is tied together with a ribbon with a illustration on one side {as issued}), mylar dustjackets, folded color map and catalog of Club des libraires de France titles for sale. There are illustrations and photographs in each volume. Age toning and tears to the slipcase. Some small edge tears to the mylar dustjackets and some age toning. Text is unmarked by underlining or notations. This is number 2606 of and editionn of 4000. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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17 Coutau-Bégarie, Hervé Traité de stratégie
Paris Economica 1999 2717839283 / 9782717839289 2e édition revue et augmentée Soft Cover Very Good 24 cm tall 
Text in French. 1005 p. Series: Bibliothèque Stratégique. Text is clean, tight and unmarked by underlining or notations. This is a very thick and heavy book. 
Price: 48.00 USD
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Dictionnaire de géographie ancienne et moderne à l'usage du libraire et de l'amateur de livres : contenant 1o, Les noms anciens, grecs et latins ... 2o, Les recherches les plus étendues et les plus consciencieuses sur les origines de la typographie ... 3o, Deschamps, Pierre; Brunet, Jacques-Charles
18 Deschamps, Pierre; Brunet, Jacques-Charles Dictionnaire de géographie ancienne et moderne à l'usage du libraire et de l'amateur de livres : contenant 1o, Les noms anciens, grecs et latins ... 2o, Les recherches les plus étendues et les plus consciencieuses sur les origines de la typographie ... 3o
Paris Firmin Didot frères, fils et Cie 1870 First Edition Quarter Leather Good No Jacket 25 cm tall 
Ex-Library. Text in French.pp. viii , 1592 columns. Half title: Supplément au Manuel du libraire et de l'amateur de livres. This is a supplement to Brunet's Manuel du libraire et de l'amateur de livres. Text block is clean and unmarked. Wear along the edges. Rubbing to boards. Light chipping to top of backstrip. This is a large and heavy book. From Wikipedia: Jacques Charles Brunet (1780 -1867) was a French bibliographer. He was born in Paris, the son of a bookseller. In 1810 the first edition of his bibliographical dictionary, Manuel du libraire et de l'amateur des livres (3 vols.), appeared. Brunet published successive editions of the dictionary, which rapidly came to be recognized as the first book of its class in European literature. The last of the 6 volumes of the 5th edition (1860-1865) of the Manuel du libraire contained a classified catalogue (French: Table Méthodique) in which the works are arranged in classes according to their subjects. A supplement to this edition was published (1878-1880) by P. Deschamps and G. Brunet. 
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19 Dragonetti, Roger; Scheidegger, Jean R.; Girardet, Sabine; Hicks, Eric Le Moyen Âge dans la modernité: Melanges offerts à Roger Dragonetti
Paris Honore Champion 1996 2852035960 / 9782852035966 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Text in French. pp. xx, 476. Previous owner's name written on ffep. Text is clean and unmarked (no underlining or notations. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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20 Ehrismann, Yvonne M. Le portrait de la Strasbourgeoise Elisabeth Harnister 1582-1624
Saverne Imprimerie et éditions Savernoise 1950 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good Good 24 cm tall 
Text in French. pp. 17. Limited edition of 425 copies, thiis is number 67. Top edges of tissue dustjacket is chipped. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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