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First edition, Signed book

Francisco CONTRERAS

L'esprit de l'Amérique espagnole

Editions de la nouvelle revue critique, Paris 1931, 12x19cm, broché.

First edition despite a fanciful mention of a thousand at the top of the first cover, one of 50 numbered copies on Alfa paper, the only large papers.
Rare autograph shipment signed by Francisco Contreras to André Lautier .
Freckles mainly affecting the margins of certain pages.

50 €

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First edition

André MAUROIS

Journal (Etats-Unis 1946.)

Editions du bateau ivre, Paris 1946, 14x20cm, broché.

First edition, one of 500 numbered copies on crèvecoeur vellum, the only large papers with 40 Arches paper.
Very nice copy.

40 €

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First edition, Signed book

André MAUROIS

Histoire parallèle : U.S.A. 1917-1960

Presses de la cité, Paris 1962, 13,5x21,5cm, reliure de l'éditeur.

first edition on current paper.
Publisher's binding in full cardboard, full copy of its illustrated jacket which includes small marginal tears without gravity.
Autorgaph autograph dedication of the author signed by André Maurois to the historian Parias.
Iconography, nice copy.

30 €

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First edition

Alain ROBBE-GRILLET

Projet pour une révolution à New York

Les éditions de minuit, Paris 1970, 14,5x19cm, broché.

First edition, one of 106 numbered copies on pure Lafuma thread, the only large papers after the 92 copies on select "bouffant" paper reserved for midnight editions.
Beautiful complete copy of his prayer to insert.

100 €

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Charles Christian RAFN

Mémoire sur la découverte de l'Amérique au Xème siècle

Imp. de Berling & au secrétariat de la société, Copenhague 1843, 14x23,5cm, 2 volumes reliés en 1.

Second draw.
Binding in full cherry cardboard, slightly past back decorated with golden romantic decorative patterns with small traces of friction, triple golden threads and cold nets in framing of the boards decorated with angles of golden arabesques, golden filefs on the cuts, double nets in [...]

150 €

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First edition

Marcus RAINSFORD

An historical account of the black empire of Hayti : comprehending a view of of the principal ...

James Cundee, London 1805, 14x23,5cm, relié.

first edition.
Book decorated with 8 maps, 18 engravings and 1 annex.
Binding in half black shagreen with corners, back four nerves decorated with golden decorative patterns of cironstance: two helmets of Poilus and a hairy loading bayonet with the barrel, framing of golden fliets on the [...]

800 €

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First edition

Johann Baptist HOMANN

Amplissimae Regionis Mississipi Seu Provinciae Ludovicianae A R.P. Ludovico Hennepin Francisc. ...

s.d. (circa 1720), 60,4x53,1cm, une feuille rempliée.

Amplissimae Regionis Mississipi Seu Provinciae Ludovicianae A R.P. Ludovico Hennepin Francisc. Miss. In America Septentrionali Anno 1687...


[ca 1720) | 60.4 x 53.1 cm | one map
First edition of this well-margined map, copper engraved and heightened in colors by a [...]

1 200 €

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Edmund OLLIER

History of the United States

Cassell Peter & Galpin, London & Paris & New York s.d. (circa 1880), 18,5x26cm, 3 volumes reliés.

Edition adorned with many in-text illustrations.
Bindings half shagreen bottle green, back with five nerves adorned with jewels and golden nets, golden name of the author in tails of the backs, some friction without too much gravity on the backs, framing of cold nets on the boards of cartonnage [...]

400 €

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