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70/1168 Ariadnefabrik Ed R Schedlinski and A Koziol Year 4 no V and VI 70/1168 Ariadnefabrik Ed R Schedlinski and A Koziol Year 4 no V and VI
70/1168 Ariadnefabrik. Ed. R. Schedlinski and A. Koziol. Year 4, no.V and VI. (East)Berlin, the editors, 1989, 2 vols., 52; 51p. (recto only), each printed in 60 copies, orig. unif. clothbacked serigraphed wr. by C. SCHLEGEL, 4to.

= I.a. texts by Sacha Anderson, A.R. Penck, Durs Grünbein and Adolf Endler. Incl. texts on the fall of the Berlin Wall and the possible consequences for the DDR.

€ (150-250)
70/1169 Baskerville Serie Lot of 20 vols from the series 70/1169 Baskerville Serie Lot of 20 vols from the series
70/1169 Baskerville Serie. Lot of 20 vols. from the series, Amst., Athenaeum-Polak & Van Gennep, 1977-2004, orig. unif. cl. w. dustwr.

- Dustwrappers partly yellowed. Otherwise fine (partly still shrinkwrapped).

= All Dutch translations of classical authors, i.a. APULEIUS, De gouden ezel (2003); ARISTOTELES, Poetica (1986); AUGUSTINUS, Belijdenissen (1981); IDEM, De stad van God (1983); EURIPIDES, Verzameld werk (2001-2003, 3 vols.); HOMERUS, Ilias & Odysse (1982); OVIDIUS, Lessen in liefde (2004); PLATO, Politeia (1981); THUCYDIDES, De Peloponesische Oorlog (1986; spine of dustwr. sl. foxed).

AND 3 others similar.

€ (200-300) 350
70/1170 Baskerville Serie Lot of 22 vols from the series 70/1170 Baskerville Serie Lot of 22 vols from the series
70/1170 Baskerville Serie. Lot of 22 vols. from the series, Amst., Athenaeum-Polak & Van Gennep, 1971-2002, orig. unif. cl. w. dustwr.

- Dustwrappers partly yellowed. Otherwise fine (a few vols. still shrinkwrapped).

= I.a. works by E. CANETTI (2x), CHR. J. VAN GEEL (2x), I. GERHARDT, W. GOMBROWICZ, K.P. KAVÁFIS (3x), E. POUND, A. RIMBAUD (3x) and G.K. VAN HET REVE.

€ (150-250) 190
70 1171 Blok A 70 1171 Blok A
70/1171 Blok, A. Katilina. St. Petersburg, Alkonost, 1919, 1st ed., 70,(2)p., orig. wr., sm. 8vo.

- Bookblock loose; owner's stamp on htitle. Wr. splitting.

AND 1 other: M.A. BEKETOVA, Aleksandr Blok. Biografickesky Ocherk (Leningrad, 1930, 2nd ed., portrait, orig. boards).

€ (70-90) 70
70 1172 Brontë E 70 1172 Brontë E
70/1172 Brontë, E. De woeste hoogte. Dutch transl. Frans Kellendonk. Utr./ Antw., 1989, 359p., orig. cl. w. dustwr. Thelen, A.V. Het eiland van het tweede gezicht. Uit de toegepaste herinneringen van Vigoleis. Dutch transl. W. Boesten. Utr., Signature, 2004, 1st Dutch ed., 960p., orig. boards w. dustwr. (lower corner backcover sl. dam.). Auden, W.H. Die avond dat ik de stad inliep. Dutch transl. P. Verstegen. Vianen, Kwadraat, 1983, 78,(5)p., parallel English and Dutch text.

= One of 30 numb. copies printed on Hollands luxe druk, bound in full cloth w. dustwr. and signed by the translator.

AND 6 others similar, Dutch transl. of works by i.a. J. Donne, G. Flaubert (w. loosely inserted letter by the transl. H. van Pinxteren), Th. Moore and A. Schröder, all hardbound copies w. dustwr.

€ (30-50) 40
70 1173 Bukowski C 70 1173 Bukowski C
70/1173 Bukowski, C. Bring me your love. Santa Barbara, Black Sparrow, Press, 1983, 14,(2)p., ills. and orig. clothbacked pict. boards by R. CRUMB, printed in 376 numb. copies, SIGNED by the author and the artist, acetate dustwr., 4to.

- Trifle foxed. Sl. duststained along edges.

€ (70-90) 230
70 1174 Carroll L 70 1174 Carroll L
70/1174 Carroll, L. Sylvie and Bruno. London/ New York, MacMillan & Co., 1889, 1st ed., XXIII,(1),400,(3 advert.)p., 46 woodengr. ills. by H. FURNISS, orig. gilt cl., a.e.g.

- Owner's entry and blindst. on first free endpaper; a few quires w. vague fold in upper outer corner. Otherwise fine.

Orwell, G. Animal Farm. New York, Harcourt, Brace and Comp., 1946, 1st Am. ed., 118p., orig. green cl.

- A few quires loose. Giltlettering on spine rubbed off.

Conrad, J. The Arrow of Gold. A Story Between Two Notes. London, T. Fisher Uwin, 1919, 1st Engl. ed., X,336p., orig. giltlettered cl. (fine). - AND 6 others, i.a. G. ORWELL, The War Broadcasts/ The War Commentaries. Ed. W.J. West (London, 1985, 2 vols., orig. unif. boards w. dustwr.) and G. DURRELL, My Family and Other Animals (London, 1956, 1st ed., orig. cl. w. dustwr. Dustwr. dam. at spine-ends and frayed along margins; annot. in pen on upper fold. flap).

€ (50-70) 60
70 1175 Classical antiquity  Anonymous 20th cent  70 1175 Classical antiquity Anonymous 20th cent
70/1175 [Classical antiquity]. (Anonymous (20th cent.). Busts of Apollo and Proserpina. Two sculptures, white plaster, 20th cent., both ±31x20x12 cm., 1 with "Proserpina" inscribed.

- Sculpture of Proserpina sl. soiled. = The first is a cast after the Apollo Belvedere.

€ (40-60) 40
70 1176 Classical antiquity  Tacitus C C 70 1176 Classical antiquity Tacitus C C
70/1176 [Classical antiquity]. Tacitus, C.C. Annales. Livres I-VI/ Livres XI-XVI. Texte latin, revu et publié d'après les travaux les plus récentes. Avec un commentaire critique, philologique et explicatif, une introduction, des arguments et des tables analytiques par Émil Jacob. Paris, Hachette et Cie, 1875/ 1877, 2 vols., (4),LII,430,(1); (4),451,(4)p., bound by L. PETIT in unif. richly gilt hmor., t.e.g., large 8vo.

- Some foxing. Raised bands on spines some sm. rubbed spots. Two more vols. of this Opera edition were published: 'Histoires' and 'Vie d'Agricole, Moeurs des germains, Dialogue des orateurs'.

= Attractively bound copy, both covers with the bookplate of R. Dupuytrein ("RD anno domini 1884") on upper pastedown.

€ (50-70) 50
70 1177 Colette  S G  70 1177 Colette S G
70 1177 Colette  S G  70 1177 Colette S G
70/1177 Colette, (S.G.). Chéri. Paris, Fayard et Cie., 1920, 1st ed., 251,(2)p., printed in 725 numb. copies (175), bound by SEMET & PLUMELLE in giltlettered red mor. w. blue morocco doublure on pastedowns and burgundy watered silk doublure on free endpapers, orig. wr. pres., a.e.g., marbled slipcase.

= Desirable copy of the first edition: one of 175 numb. copies printed on Hollande, and with an AUTOGRAPH SIGNED DEDICATION on htitle: "à Maître Baudoin qui [printed: Chéri]t d'un égal amour la gastronomie et la littérature. Colette". SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XXXIII.

€ (300-500) 450
70 1178 Colette  S G  70 1178 Colette S G
70/1178 Colette, (S.G.). La fin de Chéri. Paris, Flammarion, 1926, 1st ed., (2),246,(2)p., one of 700 numb. copies (50), bound by SEMET & PLUMELLE in giltlettered red hmor. w. handmarbled endpapers, orig. wr. pres., t.e.g., in matching marbled slipcase w. sm. binder's stamp on backcover.

- Very fine copy. = One of 50 copies on papier de Chine.

€ (100-150) 275
70 1179 Corneille P 70 1179 Corneille P
70/1179 Corneille, P. Oeuvres. Ed. C. Marty-Laveaux. Paris, L. Hachette & Cie., 1862, 13 vols. (incl. "album" w. engr. portrait, col. lithogr. coat of arms, 2 facs. manuscripts and 8 (double-p.) woodengr. plates), frontisp. portr., contemp. unif. gilt hmor., t.e.g., large 8vo ("album" 4to).

- Some usual foxing. Boardedges occas. rubbed. = From the library of Johan Polak.

€ (50-70) 50
70/1180 [Dante Alighieri]. Jahrbuch der Deutschen Dante-Gesellschaft (vol. 1-4)./ Deutsches Dante-Jahrbuch. Various places and publishers, 1867-2017, 92 (of 93) parts in 76 (of 77) vols. (incl. index vol. vol. 1-49/50), frontisp. to vol. 2, (tipped-in) ills. etc., various (unif.) bindings.

- Lacks vol. 90 (2015; still available on the market). Some occas. owner's entries/ stamps and sm. imperfections to bindings (the nice bindings of vol. 1-4 in near fine condition).

= Leipsic, F.A. Brockhaus, orig. unif. richly gilt hcalf (vol. 1-4); Jena, E. Diederichs, orig. hcl./ wr. (vol. 5-6); Berlin, K. Curtius, orig. unif. hcl. (vol. 7-8); Weimar, R. Wagner, orig. cl. (vol. 9); Weimar, heirs H. Böhlau, orig. unif. (h)cl./ boards, 2x w. dustwr. (vol. 10-44/45); Cologne and Vienna, Böhlau-Verlag, orig. (all but two unif.) wr. (vol. 46-86); Berlin and Boston, W. de Gruyter, orig. boards (vol. 87-92). The "Deutsches Dante-Jahrbuch (German Dante Annual), published by Deutsche Dante-Gesellschaft (German Dante Society), is a publication forum for research articles on Dante Alighieri as well as on the reception and adaptation of his works. It also publishes reviews of the latest German and foreign literature on Dante. Each volume is concluded by a bibliography listing the most recent publications to have appeared in the German-speaking world" (www.degruyter.com).

€ (200-300)
70/1181 De la Mare, W. The Veil and other poems. London/ Bombay/ Sydney, Constable and Co., 1921, 1st ed., XII,91,(1)p., printed in 250 numb. and SIGNED copies, orig. hcl. w. mor. letterpiece. Idem. Ding Dong Bell. London, Selwyn & Blount, 1924, IX,(3),76p., printed in 300 numb. and SIGNED copies, orig. giltlettered cl. w. dustwr.

- Dustwr. foxed and sl. frayed.

AND 6 others by the same, all (but one) printed in a lim. edition of numb. and signed copies, i.a. Self to Self (London, 1928, woodcut ills. by B. HUGHES-STANTON, orig. boards) and To Lucy (ibid., 1931, 1 col. ill. by A. RUTHERSTON, orig. boards).

€ (50-70) 60
70 1182 Dickens C 70 1182 Dickens C
70/1182 Dickens, C. Leven en lotgevallen, bevindingen en opmerkingen van David Copperfield den jongen, van Kraaijenhof bij Blunderstone. Dutch transl. C.M. Mensing. Haarlem, A.C. Kruseman, 1855/ 1856, "goedkoope uitgave", 3 vols., (2),IV,353; VIII,399; VI,385p., lithogr. portr. and 7 plates (each w. 2 ills.), orig. unif. gilt and blindst. cl.

- First vol. plates (sl.) waterstained in upper outer corner; all vols. owner's entry on first free endpaper. All vols. joints and spine-ends sl. worn; backstrip of vol. 1 restored.

= Rare early edition. The first Dutch translation (also by C.M. Mensing), was published Utrecht/ Meppel, W.H. van Heijningen, 1850.

€ (50-70)
70/1183 [Dictionaries]. Macura, P. Elsevier's Russian-English Dictionary. Amst. etc., Elsevier, 1990, 4 vols., orig. unif. boards, 4to. - ADDED 2 others: E. BERNEKER, Russische Grammatik (Berlin, 1940, orig. boards) and N. VAN WIJK, Verslag van een reis naar de voornaamste centra van Slavistische wetenschap en Slavische cultuur 25 April-3 Augustus 1914 (The Hague, 1915, orig. wr.).
€ (50-70) 50
70/1184 Dictionaries  Pocket Dictionary of the English and Armenian Languages Vol I English Armenian 70/1184 Dictionaries Pocket Dictionary of the English and Armenian Languages Vol I English Armenian
70/1184 [Dictionaries]. Pocket Dictionary of the English and Armenian Languages. Vol. I [English-Armenian]. Venice, The Armenian Academy of S. Lazarus, 1835, (12),274p., orig. wr., 12mo.

- Bookblock split(ting); sl. foxed.

€ (30-50) 30
70 1185 Erasmus D 70 1185 Erasmus D
70/1185 Erasmus, D. Gesprekken./ Lof en blaam./ Opvoeding./ Verweerschriften. Amst., Athenaeum-Polak & Van Gennep, 2001-2007, 4 vols., orig. unif. cl. w. dustwr.

= Dutch translation of the works by J. de Landtsheer, H.-J. van Dam, B. Breij, C. Heesakkers and T. Osinga. Comprises: 1. Colloquia; 2 Lof van het huwelijk; Lof van de geneeskunde; Lof der Zotheid; Brief aan Maarten van Dorp; Julius buiten de hemelpoort; 3. Etiquette; Leren studeren; De opvoeding van kinderen; De opvoeding van de christenvorst; Tegen de barbaren; 4. De spons; De ciceroniaan; Antwoord aan prins Alberto Pio van Carpi.

Presser, J. Orpheus en Ahasverus. Ibid., idem, 1969, 4th enl. ed., 80p.

= Kleine Bellettrie Serie. Copy privately bound in giltlettered hmor., from the library of Johan Polak.

AND 7 other vols. from the Kleine Bellettrie Serie, all orig. cl. w. dustwr., i.a. by E. Canetti, J.-K. Huysmans, S. Mallarmé and M. Yourcenar.

€ (50-70) 80
70 1186 Gide A 70 1186 Gide A
70/1186 Gide, A. L'école des femmes. Paris, Gallimard, 1929, 171,(4)p., printed in 1901 numb. copies (47), bound by OLE OLSEN (signed "Ole Olsen 1978 Co'libri" on lower margin backcover) in black mor. w. gilt spine, orig. wr. pres., marbled endpapers, paper slipcase.

= One of 47 numb. copies Hors Commerce. With an AUTOGRAPH SIGNED DEDICATION on htitle: "à Dorothy Simon Bussy ce petit livre que j'ai achevé à Roquebrune son ami André Gide".

Idem. Robert. Supplement à l'ecole des femmes. Ibid., idem, 1930, 89,(2)p., printed in 1705 numb. copies (47), unif. bound with the preceding by OLE OLSEN (signed "Ole Olsen 1978 Co'libri" on lower margin backcover) in black mor. w. gilt spine, orig. blue wr. pres., marbled endpapers, paper slipcase.

= One of 47 numb. copies Hors Commerce. With an AUTOGRAPH SIGNED DEDICATION on htitle: "à mon amie Dorothy Simon Bussy son bien devoué André Gide".

€ (100-150)) 140
70/1187 'Gouden Reeks'  Lot of 6 works in 9 vols  70/1187 'Gouden Reeks' Lot of 6 works in 9 vols
70/1187 ['Gouden Reeks']. Lot of 6 works in 9 vols., Amst., Athenaeum-Polak & Van Gennep, 2001-2005, ills., orig. unif. cl. w. dustwr., in orig. slipcases, large 8vo.

- All mint.

= BIJBEL, In De Nieuwe Bijbelvertaling (Het Oude Testament/ De deuterocanonieke boeken, Het Nieuwe Testament/ Toelichting; 3rd ed., 3 vols., ills. by G. Doré); G. BOCCACCIO, Decamerone (Dutch transl. F. Denissen, 2nd ed., col. ills. after Flemish miniatures); M. DE CERVANTES SAAVEDRA, De vernuftige edelman Don Quichot van La Mancha (Dutch transl. B. van der Pol, 5th ed., 2 vols., ills. by G. Doré); G. ELIOT, Middlemarch (Dutch transl. A. Roeleveld and M. Stevens); J.W. GOETHE, Faust (Dutch transl. A. Posthuma, ills. by E. Delacroix and M. Beckmann); A. MANZONI, De verloofden (Dutch transl. Y. Boeke and P. Krone).

€ (100-150) 130
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