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Croquis Parisiens, Ambrosi, Jean; Franck, Frederick (illustrator)
1 Croquis Parisiens Ambrosi, Jean; Franck, Frederick (illustrator)
0030717353 / 9780030717352 Good. 
Hardcover. Hardcover published 1969 by Holt, Rinehart and Winston. Previous owner's name on half-title page. Light age-tanning to cover and page edges. No marks to text; binding tight. No dustjacket, presumably as issued. Great reading / research copy. 147 pages plus Vocabulaire (French to English); black-and-white pen-and-ink sketches by noted artist Frederick Franck. Language: French / en Francais. Young adult level. French-instruction book in format where Peter Johnson from New York is introduced by Jean Desportes to the city of Paris. Keywords: foreign language, vintage, retro, Sixties, 1960s, '60s. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Dans le Pre , Soleillant, Marguerite; Estachy, Francoise (illustrator)
2 Dans le Pre  Soleillant, Marguerite; Estachy, Francoise (illustrator)
Good.  
Hardcover. Hardcover without dustjacket 1947 Editions Gautier-Languereau, Paris. No additional printings indicated (number 588 of the edition, as stated on last page). Very clean except for inkstamp on first chapter page: 'Reading Room F507221 69' and call letters at bottom of spine. Pages only slightly age-tanned; binding tight. Light wear / fraying to cover corners. Ca. 44pp (pages not numbered); color illustrations. Language: French / en Francais. Uncommon title. Green cloth-covered boards (library-type binding); pictorial paper paste-down on front cover. Children's picture book with lively, charming artwork, about a little girl's impressions of a meadow: the birds, flowers, insects, animals, breeze, etc. For ages ca. 3-6. Keywords: juvenile, la nature, les livres, pour, les enfants, France, foreign language. No ISBN.  
Price: 40.00 USD
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3 Fiu, Tahiti, la pirogue et la bombe  Larteguy, Jean
Good.  
Paperback. Softcover 1976 Presses de la Cite. Very clean; no marks; pages bright. Covers and spine are CREASED. 267pp. Language: FRENCH -- en Francais. Keywords: Polynesia, Polynesian.  
Price: 15.00 USD
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Germinal: Extraits (Classiques Larousse), Zola, Emile; Cogny, Pierre (editor)
4 Germinal: Extraits (Classiques Larousse) Zola, Emile; Cogny, Pierre (editor)
Very Good. 
Paperback. Small, slim paperback book, published 1953 by Librairie Larousse, Paris. Ony light wear. Very clean; no marks or creases; pages bright; binding tight. TEXTE EN FRANCAIS. Language: FRENCH. 110 pages; a few black-and-white photos. Avec une Notice biographique, une Notice historique et litteraire, des Notes explicatives, des Jugements, un Questionnaire et des Sujets de devoir, par l'editeur Pierre Cogny. Avec Bibliographie, Glossaire, et Chronologie de la vie de l'auteur. Not the complete novel; EXTRACTS -- selections only -- from the literary masterpiece. Keywords: novel, literature, fiction, France, 19th century, la mine, les mineurs, la greve, Etienne Lantier, study guide, overview, coal mine, miner, pit. No ISBN. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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J'ai Vu Passer Trois Poissons , Chapouton, Anne-Marie; Arendt, Veronique (illustrator)
5 J'ai Vu Passer Trois Poissons  Chapouton, Anne-Marie; Arendt, Veronique (illustrator)
2203110155 / 9782203110151 Very Good.  
Hardcover. Hardcover 1986 Casterman. Glossy picture cover--no dustjacket. Very clean; no marks; pages bright; binding tight. Only light wear. Ca. 24pp; lively color illustrations. 'Je Commence a Lire' series, level 1 (ages 3-6). Language: French / en Francais. A boy and his mother share fanciful wordplay. Keywords: children, juvenile, early readers, livres pour la jeunesse.  
Price: 15.00 USD
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L'herbe Bleue: Journal Intime d'une Jeune Droguee , Anonyme; Anonymous
6 L'herbe Bleue: Journal Intime d'une Jeune Droguee  Anonyme; Anonymous
2266002422 / 9782266002424 Good.  
Paperback. Mass-market paperback 1976 Presses de la Cite Montreal. Very clean; no marks; spine uncreased. 2 small cover creases. Lightly tanned paper. Language: French / en Francais. Translation of the drug classic 'Go Ask Alice'. Scarce title. Also known as 'Journal d'une jeune fille de 15 ans'. Cover photo shows girl with long blond hair smoking a joint; in foreground are a man's arms shooting up with a syringe, also pills, spoon, foil, matches, cotton ball. Translated from the American original by France-Marie Watkins. Keywords: addicts, addiction, heroin, marijuana, pot, junkies, teen, teenager, hippies, 1960s, Sixties, narcotics, diary, diaries.  
Price: 25.00 USD
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La Chambre Noire de Longwood: Le Voyage à Sainte-Hélène , Kauffmann, Jean-Paul
7 La Chambre Noire de Longwood: Le Voyage à Sainte-Hélène  Kauffmann, Jean-Paul
2710307723 / 9782710307723 Very Good.  
Paperback. Softcover 1st edition (no additional printings indicated) 1997 La Table Ronde, Paris. Very clean; no marks or creases; pages bright; binding tight. Light wear. 352 pages; color plates; map; floor plan. Nice glossy pictorial wraps with flaps over standard cover. Language: French / en Francais. Keywords: Napoleon, exile, journey, Saint Helena, black room, dark room, island, France, ile, history, histoire, emperor, l'empereur.  
Price: 25.00 USD
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8 LES AVENTURES DE TOM SAWYER  Twain, Mark; Marino (illustr.)
Good.  
Hardcover. Milan, Italy: Editions Piccoli, no date (ca. 1960), hardcover, pictorial cover, no dustjacket, 63pp, 8.5 x 11.5 in. Language: French. Good condition: Very clean; no marks, scribbles, or rips; binding tight. Light age-discoloration to pages, especially at edges. The glossy protective plastic covering the boards is very wrinkled. Top corners are bumped. Illustrations on every page; many in color. The artwork (in watercolor and pencil) is very lively and attractive. Although the text is fairly dense, my guess is that this is an abridgement of the original Twain version.  
Price: 30.00 USD
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Mille et Un Livres sur le Monde Arabe: Catalogue d'Ouvrages de Recherche et de Documentation édités en France
9 Mille et Un Livres sur le Monde Arabe: Catalogue d'Ouvrages de Recherche et de Documentation édités en France  
2735101193 / 9782735101191 Good.  
Paperback. Softcover 1984 Maison des Sciences de L'homme. Some pages have MARKINGS and UNDERLINING; some pages CREASED. NOTICEABLE WEAR TO CORNERS. 290pp. Language: FRENCH / en Francais. Keywords: edites, reference.  
Price: 10.00 USD
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10 Nabokov et sa Lolita  Berberova, Nina; Terouanne, Cecile (translator)
2742710159 / 9782742710157 Good.  
Paperback. Small slim softcover 1996 Actes Sud, France. Some soiling to non-glossy cover; stray pen mark. Top left corner is bumped. Text very clean; no marks; pages bright; binding tight. Good reading / research copy. 70 pages. Language: FRENCH / texte en Francais (translated from the Russian 1965 original). Keywords: Vladmir Nabokov, Cécile Térouanne, traduit du russe, litterature, fiction, literary criticism, criticisme, foreign language.  
Price: 20.00 USD
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Oeuvres Poetiques, Rimbaud, Arthur
11 Oeuvres Poetiques Rimbaud, Arthur
Acceptable. 
Paperback. Small FRENCH-LANGUAGE paperback book published 1964 by Garnier-Flammarion, Paris. NOTICEABLE WEAR: Previous owner's signature inside front cover; coffee stains on outer page edges; moderate age-tanning to paper. Label from the Librarie de France bookstore, NYC on first blank page. Text clean and unmarked. Good vintage reading/research copy with stylish cover. 184 pages; avec Chronologie; Preface by Michel Decaudin. Includes: Poesies; Derniers Vers; Une Saison en Enfer; Illuminations. Language: FRENCH. Texte en Francais. Cover art: 'La Tranche Machin,' portrait of Rimbaud by Ernest Delahaye, 1875. Keywords: poet, poetry, poems, poetic works, literature, France, 19th century, Symbolist, Symbolisme. No ISBN. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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