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1 A Hilltop on the Marne, Being Letters Written June 3 - September 8, 1914 
Aldrich, Mildred
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1915. 1st Edition
Original Cloth 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. VG-. No Jacket Book 
Green cloth, decorated/bordered in black, lettered in gilt. 6th ptg.: Dec. 1915. Modest shelf/handling wear with mild binding lean, toned text block edges, rubbed corners and spine extremities. 1916 gift inscription on upper front blank following flyleaf. 188 pp., front endpaper map, b&w plates. Decently preserved copy of the first and best-known of the author's four books on World War I from the perspective of her farmhouse overlooking the Marne. 039495 
Price: 8.50 USD
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2 A Historical Morphology and Syntax of Breton [Mediaeval and Modern Breton Series, Volume III (3)] 0901282634 / 9780901282637
Hemon, Roparz
Dublin, Ireland: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1984. Second Printing
Buckram 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. Fine. Not Issued 
Green buckram, lettered in gold foil. As issued. xvi,328 pp. 034840 
Price: 65.00 USD
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3 A History of France 
Maurois, Andre; Henry L. Binsse and Gerard Hopkins (transl.)
New York: Grove Press, 1960. First Thus
Softcover 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Very Good. 
Stiff illus. wraps. Mild shelf wear, covers a bit toned by age. Binding shows slight lean and one stress crease. Separation along lower front joint neatly mended. x,598 pp., illus. 035523 
Price: 7.50 USD
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4 A Military History and Atlas of Napoleonic Wars 0404169503 / 9780404169503
Esposito, Vincent J.
New York: AMS Press Inc., 1978. First Thus
Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Near Fine. Very Good Book 
Dark red cloth, lettered in gilt, illus. in black, oblong format. Slightly rubbed corners and extremities, text block edges somewhat toned by age. Illus. w/ 169 maps with facing-page commentary, additional text. Dust jacket shows a few small edge chips, rubbed flap folds, minor fading along a portion of bottom front edge, now in mylar. RS275 
Price: 115.00 USD
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5 A Photographer in Sicily 1860460550 / 9781860460555
Sellerio, Enzo
London: The Harvill Press, 1996. 1st Edition
Hardcover Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Fine. Fine Book 
Black cloth, lettered in gold foil. Brand new, as issued. Pictorial dust jacket shows slight age toning and just a bit of soiling, now in mylar. 174 pp., fully illus. w/ b&w photographs. 037149 
Price: 21.00 USD
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6 A School History of France, Illustrated with Numerous Engravings and Maps [Anderson's Historical Series] 
Anderson, John J.
New York: Maynard, Merrill and Co., 1893. 
Decorative Cloth 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. Good. 
Green-gray cloth, lettered/decorated in black. Moderate shelf/handling wear, cloth showing surface rubbing and red staining to a portion of front cover, rubbed spine extremities, toned text block edges. Firm binding. Former owner's signature on front flyleaf and blank verso of color frontis. map, otherwise unmarked. 371 pp., illus. w/ color map plates, cuts in text. 035536 
Price: 14.95 USD
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7 A Spring Walk in Provence 
Marshall, Archibald
New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1920. First Edition
Decorative Cloth 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Good-VG. 
Dark blue-gray cloth, lettered in gilt, illus. in gray on front panel with castle motif. Modestly rubbed corners and spine extremities, light shelf wear with some soiling/age toning toward edges. Several surface marks/abrasions on rear panel, small (approx. 1/4") puncture along rear joint. xiv,332 pp., illus. w/ numerous sepia-toned plates. Clean interior, firm binding. Slight loss at top corner of front flyleaf. Assumed 1st edition with matching dates. Draguignan, Saint-Maximin, Aix, Les Baux, Mistral, Saint-Remy, Avignon, Vaucluse, Aigues-Mortes, Saintes-Maries de la Mer, Saint-Gilles and Montmajour, St. Michel de Frigolet, Villeneuve-sur-Avignon, Arles. 010848 
Price: 5.00 USD
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8 A Summer in Touraine 
Lees, Frederic
New York: Brentano's, 1924. First Thus
Cloth 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. Near Fine. Very Good 
Red cloth, lettered in gilt. Approx. 1/8" closed tear to cloth at heel of spine, otherwise virtually as issued. xiv,236 pp., illus. w/ 12 b&w plates, endpaper map. Scarce color illus. dust jacket shows modest age toning, slight loss at spine extremities and 1" x 1/2" irregular area of loss midway down spine panel, presents well in archival mylar. Third edition, based on preface; DJ front flap lists other Brentano's publications for fall 1924. 035535 
Price: 20.00 USD
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9 A Tale of the Pyrenees (Ramuntcho) 
Loti, Pierre; W. P. Baines (transl.)
New York: Frederick A. Stokes Co., First Thus
Original Cloth 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. VG+. No Jacket Book 
Burgundy cloth, paper title label mounted on upper spine, deckled text block edges with top edge stained burgundy. Light shelf wear, slight binding lean, title label toned but intact. 255 pp., color frontis. Slightly foxed here and there. Former owner's signature and June 1933 date on front flyleaf, otherwise unmarked. Presumed 1st US, printed from British plates. 040768 
Price: 20.00 USD
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10 A vision of Paris: The photographs of Eugene Atget; the words of Marcel Proust 0026201607 / 9780026201605
Atget, Eugene (photographs); Marcel Proust (text); Arthur D. Trottenberg (editor, intro.)
New York: Macmillan Publishing Co., 1980. First Thus
Hardcover Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Near Fine. VG- Book 
Light brown cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. Light wear to edges, top front corner lightly bumped, slight binding lean. Gift inscription on upper front pastedown, otherwise unmarked. 1st ptg. of this 1980 reissue; originally published 1963. Pictorial dust jacket shows moderate wear, with sunning along spine panel and joints, some soil marks, chipping with minor loss at corners and spine extremities, clear tape along front panel edges, now in mylar. 038884 
Price: 20.00 USD
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11 A Window on Provence: One Summer's Journey into the Simple Life 0670827223 / 9780670827220
Niles, Bo
New York: Viking Press, 1990. First Edition
Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Fine. Near Fine 
Dark blue 1/4 cloth, gray paper covered boards, lettered in copper and red foils. As issued. Color illus. dust jacket shows slight shelf wear, price clipped front flap, nearly as issued. 192 pp., illus. 035544 
Price: 10.00 USD
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12 A Woman's Paris: A Handbook of Every-Day Living in the French Capital 

Boston, MA: Small, Maynard and Co., 1900. First Edition
Cloth 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. VG+. Not Issued 
Brown cloth, gilt on black illus. title cartouche on upper front cover, spine panel lettered in gilt. Mild shelf wear, lightly rubbed corners and spine extremities. Minor binding lean. xvi,219 pp., illus. w/ photographic plates. Former owner's signature on front flyleaf, dated 1901. Extremely scarce. 028116 
Price: 40.00 USD
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13 Altemus' Young People's History of France 
Ellis, Edward S.
Philadelphia, PA: Henry Altemus Co., 1901. 
Decorative Cloth 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. Good. Not Issued 
Light blue cloth, lettered in silver foil, illus. in orange, white, gold, and brown. Lower half of front cover quite soiled/darkened, otherwise mild soiling to cloth, lightly rubbed corners and spine extremities. Firm binding. Some soiling to endpapers, mild toning to text block edges, generally clean interior. xxiv,13-340,[8] pp. (complete, as issued), 115 illus. 035538 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14 An Artist in Spain, Written and Illustrated by A. C. Michael 
Michael, A. C.
London: Hodder and Stoughton, First Edition
Buckram 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Very Good. Not Issued 
Dark salmon buckram, lettered in black, with armorial device in orange and black on front cover. Cloth is moderately soiled, with a few light surface marks, lightly rubbed corners and spine extremities. Text block edges a bit dulled by age. Firm binding, clean interior. [vi],205 pp., illus. w/ 26 tipped-in color plates with guards. Chapters on Segovia, Salamanca, Zamora, Almazan, Madrid, the bull fight, Aranjuez and Toledo, La Mancha, Cordoba, Sevilla, Granada, Sierra Nevada, Murcia, Valencia and Cataluna. Quite decently preserved, with relatively minor cosmetic issues. 019938 
Price: 75.00 USD
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15 Annuaire des Chateaux et des Villegiatures - 1926 

Paris, France: Publications La Fare, 1926. First Thus
Cloth 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Good. Not Issued 
Gray cloth, lettered in black. Ex-library, minimally marked/stamped, perforation stamp to lower title page and final page of text. 1444 pp., illus. Text block moderately toned but otherwise intact. Area of paper loss along top edge of rear flyleaf, slightly affecting the advertisement. Blue silk book mark tipped in at rear. Cloth moderately soiled, rubbed along joints and at extremities. Fundamentally sound copy, though somewhat cosmetically compromised. Scarce. 019118 
Price: 95.00 USD
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16 Appointment in Venice 0385248415 / 9780385248419
Gotfryd, Alex
New York: Doubleday, 1988. First Edition
Cloth 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Fine. Near Fine 
Brown cloth, lettered on front cover in blind and on spine panel in silver foil, oblong format. As issued. Pictorial dust jacket shows very slight shelf wear, nearly as issued. xvi pp. + 43 full page b&w plates at rear. 035510 
Price: 10.00 USD
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17 Belles Lettres: Manuscripts by the Masters of French Literature 0810906171 / 9780810906174
de Ayala, Roselyne; Gueno, Jean-Pierre; John Goodman (transl.)
New York: Harry N. Abrams, 2001. First U.S. Edition
Hard Cover Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Fine. Fine 
Black cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Dust jacket as issued, now in archival mylar. 239 pp., illus. w/ color plates, b&w photographs. 022226 
Price: 35.00 USD
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18 Brabant and East Flanders 
Forestier, Amedee (paintings), and George W. T. Omond (text)
London, England: Adam & Charles Black, First Edition
Decorative Cloth 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Near Fine. Not Issued Amedee Forestier (paintings) 
Red cloth, decorated in brown and black, lettered in gilt, gilt top edge. Lightly rubbed at corners and extremities, slightly toned spine panel. Both hinges slightly starting, but binding is firm and text block fully intact, with clean bright pages and plates. vii + 127 pp., illus. w/ 20 full page color plates. Lovely entry in the A. & C. Black Series of decorated bindings. 006915 
Price: 50.00 USD
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19 Burgundy: The Splendid Duchy -- Stories and Sketches in South Burgundy 
Allen, Percy
London, England: Francis Griffiths, 1912. First Edition
Decorative Cloth 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Very Good. Not Issued Marjorie Nash 
Red cloth, lettered in gilt, gilt armorial emblem on lower front panel, decorated endpapers, deckled edges. xix,302 pp., illus. w/ 8 watercolour plates + 86 line drawings. Cloth is a bit rubbed/flecked along edges and joints, at corners and spine extrems, spine panel lightly sunned. Some foxing to early and late leaves, otherwise clean interior. 006904 
Price: 25.00 USD
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20 Captain of Innocence: France and the Dreyfus Affair 039922243X / 9780399222436
Finkelstein, Norman H.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1991. First Edition
Hard Cover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Fine. Near Fine 
Red paper covered boards, lettered in black. As issued. Dust jacket w/ price clipped front flap, othewise as issued. 156 pp., illus. 023447 
Price: 5.00 USD
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21 Changing Paris: A Tour Along the Seine 1892041219 / 9781892041210
Trager, Philip (photographs); Mellins, Thomas (commentary); Pierre Borhan (fwd.); Diane Johnson (intro.)
Santa Fe, NM: Arena Editions, 2000. First Edition
Cloth 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Near Fine. Near Fine 
Black cloth, lettered in white and blind. Crease to top corner of front flyleaf, otherwise essentially as issued. Pictorial dust jacket slightly toned by age, otherwise as issued, now in archival mylar. 117 pp., illus. w/ full page b&w photographs. 024741 
Price: 14.95 USD
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22 Chateau and Country Life in France 
Waddington, Mary King
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1908. First Edition
Decorative Cloth 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Good. No Jacket 
Brown cloth, lettered in gilt, decorated in gilt, black, tan, and burgundy with image of a French chateau on front panel, top edge in gilt, deckled edges. 1st edition: Oct. 1908. Rubbed with exposure at corners, bottom front corner bumped and showing mended cloth, narrow strip of loss at base of spine. [viii],333 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. Hinges mended and firm, lacking front flyleaf. Clean interior. 010841 
Price: 9.95 USD
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23 Chateau and Country Life in France 
Waddington, Mary King
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1908. 1st Edition
Decorative Cloth 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. VG+. Not Issued Book 
Brown cloth, lettered and bordered in gilt, with front cover illus. in black, dark rust, and gilt, deckled text block edges with top edge in gilt. Modest rubbing to corners and spine extremities. [viii],333 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. Former owner's book plate mounted inside front cover. Firm binding, clean interior. 1st ptg.: Oct. 1908. 041055 
Price: 10.00 USD
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24 Chronicles of the Chateaux of the Loire 
Rain, Pierre; E. F. McNeight (transl.)
Paris, France: Editions Pierre Roger, First Thus
Quarter-Leather 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. Good. 
Brown 1/4 leather, marbled paper covered boards, gilt on black title label mounted on upper spine panel, marbled endpapers, top text block edge in gilt. Leather rubbed along spine and edges, with slight separation (mended) along lower front joint. Corners exposed and a bit layered, slight surface rubbing to covers. Text block somewhat age-toned but otherwise intact. Gift inscription on front blank, dated 1928. 260 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. Text in English. 023523 
Price: 10.00 USD
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25 Collector's Luck in France 
Carrick, Alice Van Leer
Boston, MA: Atlantic Monthly Press, 1924. First Edition
Decorative Cloth 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Near Fine. 
Royal blue cloth, lettered in gilt. Slight shelf wear, slightly darkened spine panel, very nearly as issued. xviii,207 pp., illus. A lovely copy. 008185 
Price: 20.00 USD
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