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Auto-da-Fe

By: Canetti, Elias

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Continuum: [1982]

Seller ID: 21163


Translated from the German by C. V. Wedgwood under the author's supervision. The corners are bumped, with a dog-eared crease to one page corner. The Nobel Laureate's classic modernist novel, the story of a scholar’s degradation and destruction in the underworld of a city. View more info

The Complete Poems and Plays: 1909-1950

By: Eliot, T.S.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1952

Seller ID: 19287


Reprint. Top corners bumped, with a chip to the front corner. A small stain and a chip to the top of the rear panel. Publisher's price of $6.00 on the front flap. View more info

W. B. Yeats and the Anti-Democratic Tradition

By: Freyer, Grattan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Totowa, NJ, Gill and Macmillan/Barnes and Noble Books: 1981

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 20504


Light rubbing, and a few scratches to the back panel. View more info

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Capitalism and Freedom

By: Friedman, Milton

Price: $2,500.00

Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 1962

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 22399


Seventh Printing, 1967. Briefly inscribed by Friedman, and dated in 1970. A tiny stain to the dedication page, otherwise unmarked. Rubbing to the price-clipped dust jacket. Scattered nicks, and a short closed tear to the rear panel. Possibly the Nobel Laureate's most influential title, where Friedman provides the definitive statement of his economic philosophy, in which capitalism is essential to political freedom. ; 202 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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The Tin Drum

By: Grass, Gunter

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, Secker & Warburg: 1962

Edition: First British Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 18554


A slight bump to the top and bottom corner. Minor soiling to the dust jacket, and a nick to the head of the spine. A small area of offsetting to the top of the page edges, mostly affecting pages 142-57. The Nobel Laureate's first novel, and widely regarded as the greatest German novel written since the end of World War II. Translated from the German by Ralph Manheim. A presentable copy with very little of the darkening common to the dust jacket. View more info

Klingsor's Last Summer

By: Hesse, Hermann

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 1970

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 20207


A closed tear and creasing to the top of the rear panel. Publisher's price of $6.50 on the front flap. A tiny stain to the top of the front panel. Like most of the Nobel Prize-winning author's work, the three novellas in this book depict a personal journey into the inner self. View more info

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Platero and I

By: Jimenez, Juan Ramon

Price: $53.00

Publisher: Oxford, Dolphin Book Company: 1956

Edition: First British Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 22474


A gift inscription from 1957 on the free endpaper. Blue cloth lightly rubbed, with a wrinkle to the top of the front board. Dust soiling and scattered chipping to the jacket. Publisher's price of 25s on the front flap. An uncommon edition of the Nobel Laureate's prose poems about wanderings in Andalusia with his donkey. ; 159 pages View more info

Yeats' Ireland: An Enchanted Vision

By: Kiely, Benedict

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Clarkson N. Potter: 1989

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 20505


Mild edgewear to the dust jacket. A selection of Yeats' poetry accompanies photographs and paintings of contemporary Ireland. View more info

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Mondo and Other Stories

By: Le Clezio, J. M. G.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Lincoln, University of Nebraska Press: 2011

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 21557


Translated by Alison Anderson. In blue cloth boards, issued without a dust jacket. A clean copy with light rubbing. A reportedly miniscule first printing. The lives of adolescents are the focus of this collection by the winner of the 2008 Nobel Prize in Literature, originally published in France in 1978. View more info

Stories

By: Lessing, Doris

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1978

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 20258


Mild edgewear to the dust jacket, which has the publisher's price of $15.00 on the front flap. Topstain still bright. View more info

The Poet and the Diplomat: The Correspondence of Dag Hammarskjold and Alexis Leger

By: Little, Marie-Noelle (Editor)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Syracuse, Syracuse University Press: 2001

Seller ID: 17602


As new, still in publisher's shrinkwrap. Little presents a selection of letters exchanged between two Nobel prize winners: Alexis Leger, French Secretary General of Foreign Affairs later known as the poet Saint-John Perse and Dag Hammarskjold, UN Secretary General. View more info

Innocent Erendira

By: Marquez, Gabriel Garcia

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1979

Edition: First British Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16873


Light dampstaining to the bottom of the boards and dust jacket. Light edgewear to the price-clipped dust jacket, with a publisher's price sticker to the bottom of the front flap. This collection of fiction, representing some of Garcia Marquez's earlier work, includes eleven short stories and a novella. View more info

Selected Poems

By: Montale, Eugenio

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New Directions: 1965

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 19489


Offsetting to the free endpaper, and a small tear to the top corner. Publisher's price of $5.00 on the front flap. This selection, introduced by Glauco Cambon, present sixty-nine poems chosen from Montale's first three books, as rendered by sixteen translators, many of them distinguished poets in their own right. View more info

Friend Of My Youth

By: Munro, Alice

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 1990

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17806


A presentable copy in a price-clipped dust jacket. A short story collection set largely in small Canadian towns. View more info

Extravagaria

By: Neruda, Pablo

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1972

Edition: First British Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 20364


Translated by Alastair Reid with the original Spanish on the verso. Precedes the American edition by about two years. A trade paperback with light creasing to the covers. A book that was written after Neruda's return to Chile after many years of travel. View more info

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A Healing Family

By: Oe, Kenzaburo

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Kodansha International: 1996

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17726


An Uncorrected Proof in glossy illustrated wrappers. Oe tells of his experiences for the last 33 years raising his brain-damaged son, Hikari, whom doctors had predicted would never be more than a vegetable. View more info

The Pinch Runner Memorandum

By: Oe, Kenzaburo

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Armonk, NY, M. E. Sharpe: 1994

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17741


A review copy with publisher's slip laid in. A paperback original with a small crease to the bottom of the back cover. View more info

Eloges and Other Poems

By: Perse, St.-John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Pantheon Books: 1960

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 20435


Second printing of this revised edition, which includes a poem not included in the prior edition. Translated by Louise Varese, with the original French on the verso. A small tear to the bottom edge of the front board. Light rubbing to the dust jacket, and a small closed tear to the top of the front panel. Publisher's price of $2.00 on the front flap. View more info

All the Names

By: Saramago, Jose

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt: 2000

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17550


A Kafkaesque journey into one man's obsession amid the arid, repetitive, and cumbersome bureaucratic environment in which he works. View more info

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The Stone Raft

By: Saramago, Jose

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace & Company: 1995

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 20748


A spot of rubbing to the tail of the spine. Nobel Laureate Saramago's surreal political fable follows the adventures of the inhabitants of the Iberian Peninsula after it literally breaks away from Europe. View more info