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Around 25% of our stock is available on our website. If you can't find what you're looking for please contact us.

 
1 Hollande (Les Guides Bleus)
Ambriere, Francis (sous La Direction de) Librairie Hachette 1953 Hard Cover Good Good 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall 
Language: French. Original navy blue boards with gilt titles. The pages are significantly browned / tanned. Binding firm. Foldout maps in good condition - some short margin tears where they have been tipped in. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The dust jacket is rubbed and chipped at the edges, with small loss. Two ribbon page markers. pp. xcvi, 397. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 033254 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
16 Les Aventures de Tintin: Les Cigares du Pharaon
Herge [Georges Prosper Remi] Casterman 1955 2203001038 / 9782203001039 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
French edition. A later printing from c. 1998. Laminated pictorial boards. The boards are slightly bowed but the book is otherwise in excellent, near fine condition; appears unread. 62pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 104758 
Price: 9.50 GBP

 
 
2 Les films-cles du cinema
Beylie, Claude Bordas Paris 1987 2040163565 / 9782040163563 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Hardback with laminated boards. A previous owner's signature at the top edge of the front endpaper. Otherwise very good, clean condition. 287pp. Language: French. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 306456 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
17 Maistre Pierre Pathelin, Farce Du XVe Siecle
Holbrook, Richard T. (ed.) Edouard Champion Paris 1924 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Bound in a plain tan cloth. Some pencil marks to pages. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The pages are significantly browned / tanned, particularly at the edges. pp. x, 132, 10. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 014208 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
3 L'Europe en Face de son Destin
Bonnefous, Edouard Presses Universitaires De France 1951 Soft cover Very Good 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
Language: French. Paper covers. Foredges untrimmed. The paper has tanned / darkened. Previous owner's name, place and date written neatly inside the front cover. pp. 386. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 031341 
Price: 9.50 GBP

 
18 La Longue Marche vers la Chine moderne
Hudelot, Claude Gallimard 1986 2070530140 / 9782070530144 Soft cover Good Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Language: French. Second hand paperback in good, clean condition. A couple of light reading creases to the spine. A small sticker (from a previous bookshop perhaps) on the front endpaper. Pages clean. 176pp.Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 105143 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
4 Le chateau des destins croises
Calvino, Italo (traduit de l'italien par Jean Thibaudeau et l'auteur Editions du Seuil 1976 2020043815 / 9782020043816 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Language: French. Second hand paperback in very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. 140pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 105137 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
19 Le Petit Ane Grison (Histoires Petites Petites)
Illustrations by Sabates Rene Touret Paris Hard Cover Very Good 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
Delightful children's French picture book. Unpaginated, but 12 pages. Pictorial pastedowns. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Publication date not stated. The pictorial boards have a laminate finish which is wrinkled in several places. 031337 
Price: 9.50 GBP

 
 
5 Le Vicomte Pourfendu (Il visconte dimezzato), roman
Calvino, Italo ; traduit de l'italien par Juliette Bertrand Editions Albin Michel Paris 1955 Soft cover Good Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Language: French. Paperback - cream covers with brown titles. Top corners have small flattened creases. Deckled / untrimmed page edges. Clean condition. No names, inscriptions or other marks. Binding firm. 189pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 105128 
Price: 9.50 GBP

 
20 Le Guide Du Morbihan
Lageiste, Jérôme & Lesdain, François De la manufacture Lyon, France 1989 273770099X / 9782737700996 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Language: French. Original green boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. No names, inscriptions or other marks. Binding firm. 303pp. With colour illustrations. The dust jacket is supplied in a loose clear film protective sleeve. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 047431 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
6 Notebook of a Return to My Native Land - Cahier d'un retour au pays natal [French - English Bilingual Edition]
Cesaire, Aime ; translated into English by Mireille Rosello, with Annie Pritchard Bloodaxe Books 2010 1852241845 / 9781852241841 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Second hand paperback in excellent, near fine condition. Clean, tight and unmarked. No names, inscriptions or other marks. 160pp. Bloodaxe Contemporary French Poets, no. 4. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 306457 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
21 Les Pyramides de Sakkarah
Lauer, Jean-Philippe L'Institut Francais D'Archeologie Orientale Le Caire 1977 Soft cover Very Good Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Paperback. Very good clean condition. Dual language: French and English. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Black and white illustrations. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 105012 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
7 Le Frere-de-la-cote
Conrad, Joseph ; traduit de l'anglais avec une introduction par G. Jean-Aubry Gallimard France 1928 Soft cover Fair Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
First published in English as The Rover in 1923. 27e Gallimard edition. Paper covers - flimsy covers as is usual with old Gallimard editions. Brittle and significantly browned paper. Creasing to the spine, rubs and small chips to the cover edges. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. 317pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 104920 
Price: 11.50 GBP

 
22 Nos Amis [Cloth / Rag Book]
Matet, Jean Soft Cover Good 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Imagerie Pellerin a Epinal 
Young children's yello cloth / rag book, with red stitching to the spine (last few stitches undone) and serrated edges at the top and bottom of the book. Publisher and date not stated. Made in France. Delightful pictures illustrated basic French words on each page.There are unfortunately brown marks / spots to all pages and covers. 10pp. 051311 
Price: 30.00 GBP

 
 
8 En marge des marees
Conrad, Joseph ; traduit de l'anglais par G. Jean-Aubry Gallimard France 1924 Soft cover Fair Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
First published in English as Within the Tides in 1915. 20e Gallimard edition. Paper covers - flimsy covers as is usual with old Gallimard editions. Brittle and significantly browned paper. Creasing to the spine, creasing to the back cover, a few short nicks to the cover edges and the last 14 pages are missing the top corner (margins affected, not the text). No previous owner's names or inscriptions. 175pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 104921 
Price: 9.50 GBP

 
23 Oeuvres completes I (Tome I / Volume I)
Michaux, Henri ; (edition etablie par Raymond Bellour, avec Yse Tran) Gallimard 1998 2070114015 / 9782070114016 Leather Bound Near Fine Slipcase Very Good Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Language: French. Bound in flexible brown leather boards, with clear acetate dust jacket and presented in original Gallimard printed card slipcase. Two yellow ribbon page markers. The book is in excellent, near fine condition. Clean, tight and unmarked. The slipcase is very good but has some mild handling creasing around the spine. pp. cxxxv, 1430. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 105144 
Price: 48.50 GBP

 
 
9 L'Immortel Moeurs Parisiennes, Avec Un Avant-Propos De L'Auteur
Daudet, Alphonse ; Illustrations De Bieler, Montegut et Myrbach Alphonse Lemerre Paris 1890 Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - 7" Tall Bieler, Montegut et Myrbach 
Language: French. Quarter leather with marbled boards. Binding rubbed at spine edges. Marbled endpapers. Bookplate pasted to reverse of front endpaper. A few foxing spots to endpapers. 348pp. 050199 
Price: 45.00 GBP

 
24 L'avare / Tartufe / le médecin malgré lui
Molière Gründ Paris Soft Cover Good 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" 
French language. Publication date not stated but is c. 1930s edition. Original old paper covers. Covers are tanned, rubbed at edges, with creasing to the front cover. A couple of reading creases to the spine. Pages are tanned / browned. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. 249pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 041325 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
10 Le Fondateur du Christianisme
Dodd, C. H. ; traduit de l'anglais par paul-andre lesort Editions Du Seuil Paris 1972 2020031914 / 9782020031912 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Language: French. Original bright red boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. Clean, tight and unmarked. The dust jacket is slightly faded at the spine. The dust jacket is supplied in a loose protective clear film sleeve (this does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 187pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 039222 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
25 Les Sources L'Histoire de France des Origines aux Guerres D'Italie (1494). Vol V Introduction Générale Les Valois (suite), Louis XI et Charles VIII (1461-1494); et Vol. VI Table Générale (bound as one volume)
Molinier, Auguste Alphonse Picard et Fils Paris 1904 Hardback Very Good No Jacket 8vo - 9.25" Tall / 23.5cm 
Vol. V, 1904; Vol. VI, 1906. Two volumes bound together as one. Vol. V has some light pencil annotations in the margins; Vol. VI mostly uncut pages so little used / unused. Sturdily bound in good quality brown cloth, with black leather title pasted to spine. Pages heavily browned / darkened with age. Vol. V 196pp.; Vol. VI 218pp. An attractive copy. 052256 
Price: 35.00 GBP

 
 
11 Oraison funèbre sur la mort de Monsieur de Ronsard (1586)
Du Perron Droz France 1985 2600026017 Soft Cover Very Good 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" 
Edition critique par Michel Simonin Textes Littéraires Français. French language. Very good, clean and tight condition. Barely read. No marks, names or inscriptions. 241pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 049315 
Price: 16.00 GBP

 
26 Oeuvres. Nouvelle édition, revue, corrigée et considérablement augmentée par l'auteur. Avec des remarques philisophiques et politiques d'un anonyme qui n'ont pas encore été Publiées. 4 VOLUMES
Montesquieu [Charles-Louis de Secondat] Arkstee et Merkus Amsterdam et Leipsick 1764 Hard Cover Good 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" 
Language: French. There are a few marks to the cloth boards. Ex-public library. Rebound in blue cloth. Each volume bears a bookplate to the front pastedown "City of Leeds Public Libraries, Presented by __". Each volume also has a "Discarded" stamp on the front endpaper. Volume 4 contains "Table de Matiers". Library shelf mark gilt stamped to the spines of each volume. 029175 
Price: 150.00 GBP

 
 
12 Une Correspondance Privee: Lawrence Durrell et Henry Miller
Durrell, Lawrence ; Miller, Henry ; traduit de l'anglais par Bernard Willerval Buchet Chastel Paris 1963 Soft cover Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Language: French. Some pen notes written in the introduction and in the first few letter, up to c. page 20; thereafter the text is clean. Pages have tanned. Some sections of pages towards the end of the book are uncut at the top edge. 422pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 104525 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
27 Études Critiques Sur La Bible, Nouveau Testament AND Ancien Testament (2 Separate Volumes)
Nicolas, Michel Michel Lévy Frères 1862 Hardback Very Good 8vo - 8.75" Tall / 22cm 
2 separate volumes - individual books, but we have them for sale as a pair. 'Nouveau Testament' publishing year 1864; 'Ancien Testament' publishing year 1862. Handsomely bound in quarter tan calf leather with marbled boards. 5 raised bands to the spines. Gilt tooling. Titles inlaid in black and burgundy leather on the spines. Endpapers and outer edges marbled. The 'Nouveau Testament' volume has a one inch crack / repaired split in the binding at the head of the spine at the back board outer hinge. The corners of both volumes are rubbed, exposing the boards. Significant foxing to end pages; text pages are predominantly clean with occasional foxing. Previous owner's name and date [1865] written in ink on the title page of 'Nouveau Testament''. Both volumes have contemporary bookplates for the same previous owner on their pastedowns. 'Nouveau Testament' 429 pages; 'Ancien Testament' 442 pages. 053454 
Price: 150.00 GBP

 
 
13 Etudes sur la Banlieue de Paris: Essais Methodologiques
George, Pierre; Agulhon, M.; Lavandeyra, L. A.; Elhai, H.D.; Schaeffer, R. Armand Colin 1950 Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Language: French. Paper covers. Very good condition. Clean and tight. Binding firm. The pages are quite tanned / browned. Contains fold-out map. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. 183. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 030133 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
28 Oeuvres Choisies D'Etienne Pasquier: Acompagnees de Notes et d'une Etude sur sa Vie et sur ses Ouvrages par Leon Feugere. Volume 1 (Tome Premiere)
Pasquier, Etienne; Feugere, Leon (notes and a Study of Pasquier's Life & Works) Librairie de Frimin Didot Freres Paris 1849 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" 
Language: French. Bound in blue cloth with a faded label to the spine. The front board has some marks. Excepting some light foxing, the pages are clean but a bit stiff as though the textblock may have been affected by damp at some point. The binding may not be particularly attractive but is firm and sound. pp. cccccviii, 252. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 018263 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
14 Basic Conversational French
Harris, Julian ; Leveque, Andre Express Books London 1960 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Reprint. Original black boards. In very good clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. The dust jacket is edgeworn, with rubs, short tears and has a generally greyed appearance. pp. ix, 361, lxxiii. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 306229 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
29 Les Fouquet de la Bibliotheque Nationale
Preface par Paul Valery ; textes par E. A. van Moe Verve France 1943 Soft cover Very Good Very Good Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
12 tipped in colour plates + one smaller tipped in illustration. Lovely print quality on the illustrations. Slim unpaginated volume. Plain card covers with dust jacket. The dust jacket flaps are torn; the front one completely. We have protected the DJ now in a clear archival-quality loose clear film sleeve (hence in the photos you will see a think white strip at the top of the cover - this is the backing paper for the DJ protector). This protector does not adhere to the book or cover in any way and is removable if preferred. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 305717 
Price: 16.00 GBP

 
 
15 Le Sceptre d'Ottokar (les aventures de tintin)
Herge Casterman 2203001070 / 9782203001077 Hard Cover NEW No Jacket 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
New hardback, in excellent fine condition. Laminated pictorial boards. 62pp. French language edition. 058038 
Price: 10.99 GBP

 
30 Le Cinquiesme Livre: Lettres et Ecrits Divers
Rabelais, Francois; Texte Etabli et Presente Par Jean Plattard Societe Les Belles Lettres 1948 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Original green boards. Minor rubs to spine edges. Very good, clean condition. No names or inscriptions. 399pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 027037 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
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