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123 Dziesmas Sieviesu Koriem 123 Original and Folk Song Arrangements for Women's Choirs

By: Berzkalns, Valentins; Kalnajs Arnolds

Price: $28.00

Publisher: USA, Daugavas Vanagi Un Latviesu Koru Apvieniba, 1970

195 pp. A very good copy with some penciled notes and tel. no. on rear ep. Table of contents. (izlase) "butu vel lielaka, ja tam Riga publicetam jaunakam tautas dziemu apdarem, kas atrodamas krajuma otra dala lidzas varetu ievietot ari jaunakas dzimtene publicetas originaldziesmas." View more info

Dare-all Jack and the Cousins

By: Wynne, May

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, "Children's Companion" Office,

223pp. 10 black and white illustrations + colour frontispiece Rasberry colour covers front and spine stamped with thistle design Gold lettering to spine. A very good, clean, tight copy. No date of publication, probably the 1941 reprint. Story set in the England and France in the twenties or thirties. Twelve year olds Dermot and Aislie visit their cousin Jack in France where the adventures take place.. "French people are funny to have breakfast before their bath... View more info

Die SS Tragodie Einer Deutschen Epoche Mit 243 Kurzbiographien.

By: Reitlinger, Gerald

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Wein, Verlag Kurt Desch, 1957

480pp. Titel der englischen Originalausgabe The SS Alibi of a Nation 1922-45 In German. Based almost entirely on original German documents, including the captured files of the SS leadership, The SS: Alibi of a Nation gives a final account of the Nazi Praetorian Guard. With steadily mounting tension, the story moves from the origins of the SS before 1923 to its supremacy, twenty years later. The author sees the SS not as an historical accident, but as a tyrannical expr... View more info

Dita Saxova

By: Lustig Arnost

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row, 1979

188pp. Dj. price clipped; a very small hourglass stamp on ffe.; else a very clean, bright, tight copy. Translated from the Czech by Jeanne Nemcova" "Lustig, whose stories and novels of the Holocaust have made him one of its great chroniclers, here tells the moving story of this lost generation: the young people who were thrust into a world they had never expected to live to share." View more info

Don't Die Before You're Dead

By: Yevtushenko, Yevgeny

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Toronto, Key Porter Books, 1995

Edition: First Edition

398pp. A very good, clean, bright, tight copy. Signed by Yevtushenko on the half title " It gives you an idea what the Russian soul is about with all its melancholic and sometimes pathetic greatness. Its an intelligent, informative, funny and very human book." (Anon) " combines autobiography, political thriller, love story, and satirical comedy against the backdrop of the attempted 1991 coup to overthrow Gorbachev" (Powells) View more info

English-Latvian Dictionary Anglu-Latviesu Vardnica 4th. Revised and Enlarged Edition Aprox. 22 000 Entries

By: Rashkevich, J; Sosar, M; Timenchik, L

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Riga, Avots, 1985

818pp. Handy, concise, desk size dictionary. Vardnica domata ... studentiem, ka ari visiem tiem, kas macas anglu valodu, lasa anglu valoda.... View more info

Family Reunion

By: Nash, Ogden

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company, 1950

Edition: First Edition

146pp. Dj. has four very tiny spots on rear panel, else all clean and clear, except for some yellowing transfered mainly to ffe. from included newspaper ephemera, a folded full page with article on " The Canadian Character - in verse - and worse" by G. & W. Lambert, Globe and Mail Sept. 29. 1973 . Otherwise, a very good, clean, bright, tight copy enclosed in an atractive clear mylar cover. "There are verses here for father, for mother, and verses about c... View more info

Flying In To Love

By: Thomas, D. M.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: 1995

Inscription: Signed by Author

242pp. Two small price stickers on rear cover, otherwise a very good, clean, bright, tight copy, signed by D.M.Thomas on the title page: "For Inara Thank you for your fine writing DM Thomas November 97" "" Thomas has fixed his penetyrating gazer on America's deepest public shame and created a haunting, caustic novel about the (Kennedy) assasination --- his portrayal of our mass psyche rings ultimately true." ( Chicago Tribune) View more info

From Unknown to Known The Story of John Attridge's Family

By: Attridge, John G

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Burlington On., North Shore Publishing, 2003

151 pages In near fine condition. An attractive copy. B&w photos, maps, document reproductions. Extensively researched. " The book contains appendices of carefully prepared genealogical information on the descendants of all those described in the narrative - The story traces the Attridges from their earliest beginnings to the present, examining the circumstances in Ireland which caused them to leave, their arrival first in Quebec, and later in Rochester and their ev... View more info

I.e. (New Years: Return of the Life force) Selection of Poetry 1967-1974

By: G, Laimons Juris

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Topanga CA, Poet Papers, 1975

138pp. Illustrated. Very good, clean. tight copy. Author is the recipient of the J. Rabindranath Tagore Poet's award for his "Freedom Poems For Bangladesh" "How can we live with fictitious differences such as color, class or religious ideas?... We all have but one mother Earth, so we should take care of this temporary abode"(Author) View more info

Indian silver jewelry of the Southwest, 1868-1930

By: Frank, Larry; Holbrook II, Millard J.

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Boston, New York Graphic Society, 1978

214pp. Extensively illustrated An attractive, very good, clean, bright, tight copy. "The basic text on the subject for most beginning collectors. Very fine photographs of outstanding pieces from museum collections, many of which have very useful collection histories." (Turkey Mountain) View more info

Lying Together

By: Thomas, D. M.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Penguin Books Viking Penguin, 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

247pp A very good, clean tight copy signed by the author " on the tp. "For Inara Soul with f?? your ???? D M Thomas May(?) 95 Hope we work together! And we did again! DM " Darkly comic, erotic richly textured novel" (Publisher) "Unquestionably inventive, entertaining and funny." ( Washington Times) View more info

Meineid Gegen Deutschland Eine Dokumentation Uber Den Politischen Betrug

By: Kern, Erich

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Gottingen, Verlag K.W. Schutz KG,

304pp. Dj worn but enclosed mylar protector, else a very good copy. Previous ownership stamp on cover and ffep. "He (Kern) became noted as a writer of revisionist books that sought to glorify the activities of the German soldiers during the Second World War....In his view, the Germans are the real victims of the Second World War. Some of his works - still form a fixed reference point for right-wing extremists." (Wikipedia) "Inhalt: Inhaltsverzeichnis; De... View more info

Meson Theory of Nuclear Forces

By: Pauli, Wolfgang

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Interscience Publishers, Inc., 1946

Edition: First Edition

69pp. A very good, clean, tight copy with the emminent Baltic academic's, professor Fricis Gulbis neat ownership signiature on the tp. above the title. "The purpose of this volume is to make accessible to a larger number of readers the lectures which I gave in the autumn of 1944 at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Without pretending to contain anything essentially new, they may serve to give to students and resarch workers a first orientation in the m... View more info

Mind Landscapes Poems And Drawings

By: Baruss, Rita

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Peterburough, Touch and Go Studios, 1981

Inscription: Signed by Author

30pp. Slight sunning. Top of spine has a small vertical 1.5 cm split. Otherwise a good ++ copy, clean and tight. Illustrated by the author. Signed by the author with a dedication to the recipients "- upon the stream/between the two extremes/ floats the eye of vision-" View more info