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BURY MY HEART AT WOUNDED KNEE, Brown, Dee (Trans. Arranged by Charles Tuttle Co. Inc. , Tokyo)
1 Brown, Dee (Trans. Arranged by Charles Tuttle Co. Inc. , Tokyo) BURY MY HEART AT WOUNDED KNEE
Tokyo Tuttle/Soshisa 1972 Eleventh Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
B&W Photographs; 12mo ; DJ in Mylar. Some soiling and foxing of dust jacket. Light wear. American history for the Japanese reader. 
Price: 20.00 CDN
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Ein weites Feld;  Roman, Grass, Gunter
2 Grass, Gunter Ein weites Feld; Roman
Gottingen Steidl 1995 3882433663 / 9783882433661 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Some edge wear to DJ, corners slightly bumped; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar ; German Edition; 1.85 x 8.23 x 5.28 Inches; 781 pages; Berlin 1989, a transitional time. Two old men came along the Wall, tall and gaunt, small and squat. An unlikely strange couple: the copyboy Theo Wuttke, called Fonty and his shadow Hoftaller, the eternal informer. A panorama of German history between the German revolution of 1848 and modern day, each chronology busting episode, picture-stories of then and now. Text in German 
Price: 18.50 CDN
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3 Johann, A.E. Südwest - Ein Afrikanischer Traum
München Herbig 1984 3776613238 / 9783776613230 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Illustrated by Map Endpapers 
Only slight wear to DJ. ; DJ in Mylar. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 527 pages; A German language novel set in German southwest Africa. 
Price: 18.50 CDN
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Ich Sah Die Welt Mit Liebevollen Blicken  Ein Leben In Selbstzeugnissen, Kollwitz, Käthe
4 Kollwitz, Käthe Ich Sah Die Welt Mit Liebevollen Blicken Ein Leben In Selbstzeugnissen
Wiesbaden Fourier Verlag 9999 392169521X / 9783921695210 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Illustrated boards have light soiling, small stain page fore edges.; A bright, solid book, white cloth covered boards. Text in original German ; B&W Illustrations; 9.13 X 6.54 X 1.42 inches; 400 pages; The title translates, roughly, as: "I saw the world with loving look: A Life in supernaturalism". The diaries and drawings - partly unreleased - acquainting the reader with the highs and lows in the life of artist Käthe Kollwitz. "Käthe Kollwitz, née Schmidt, (8 July 1867 – 22 April 1945) was a German artist, who worked with painting, printmaking (including etching, lithography and woodcuts) and sculpture. Her most famous art cycles, including The Weavers and The Peasant War, depict the effects of poverty, hunger, and war on the working class." 
Price: 18.50 CDN
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Der Himmel über Kasakstan, Konsalik, Heinz G.
5 Konsalik, Heinz G. Der Himmel über Kasakstan
Koln Lingen Verlag 1980 Reprint Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Light edge wear to dust jacket, chipped top fore corner, number written in ink on front pastedown, light soil page fore edges ; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar ; 1.5 x 8.25 x 5 Inches; 477 pages; "Der Himmel über Kasakstan ist ein unvergängliches Denkmal jener deutschstämmigen Dorfgemeinschaften inmitten der weiten russischen Steppen, die, von Katharina der Grossen angesiedelt, zu fleissigen." (jacket blurb) Text in German. 
Price: 14.50 CDN
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6 Marshall D. Litt., Rev. Alfred New Testament Greek Primer
London Samuel Bagster & Sons 1962 1st UK Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Price clipped DJ has some scuffing, wear to extremities. ; DJ in mylar. A tight solid book. Text unmarked.; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 168 pages; A grammar for the Greek of the Bible. 
Price: 19.50 CDN
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7 May, Karl Der blaurote Methusalem/ Das Vermächtnis des Inka
Zurich Ex Libris 1962 Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Light edge wear to green cloth covered boards with full page pictorial pastedown on front board; A bright, solid book ; 796 pages; Text in German 
Price: 14.50 CDN
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8 Nabokov, Vladimir Gelächter im Dunkel - Roman (Laughter in the Dark)
Hamburg Im Bertelsmann Lesering 1962 Book Club Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket 
DJ shows some edge wear, chipping ; A bright solid, book, DJ in Mylar ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 199 pages 
Price: 12.50 CDN
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De Droom van Ross, Shute, Nevil
9 Shute, Nevil De Droom van Ross
Den Haag Zuid-Hollandsche Uitgeversmaatschappij (ZHU) circa 1990 9023502310 / 9789023502319 Dutch Hardcover Very Good- in Good dust jacket Illustrated by Hans Sturris jacket art 
Light lean to book, some edgewear to red boards, coffee spot of front free end paper, light spotting of page fore edges, pages lightly tanned. Dust jacket shows a fair amount of wear, chipping, some tearing ; Text is in the Dutch language. Undated but probably published in the 80s or 90s. A tight solid book, dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 288 pages; This is a Dutch edition of 'An Old Captivity', originally published in 1940, translated by Dr. J.P. van der Veere."Donald Ross is a young pilot, out of work and in desperate need of a job. So, despite the extreme danger involved, he jumps at the chance to fly Oxford professor Cyril Lockwood and his daughter Alix to the frozen wilds of Greenland to study Viking ruins. But the perils of the journey are nothing compared to what will happen when they arrive. Ignoring the warnings of the terrified natives, who believe the ruins are haunted, the explorers set up camp there and undergo a strange and mystical experience that will lead to a discovery that none of them could ever have foreseen . . . " 
Price: 30.00 CDN
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Um des Glaubens willen; Toleranz in Preußen - Hugenotten und Salzburger, Tautorat, Hans-Georg
10 Tautorat, Hans-Georg Um des Glaubens willen; Toleranz in Preußen - Hugenotten und Salzburger
Düsseldorf SWG 1985 3885270676 / 9783885270676 Paperback Near Fine 
Slight wear of glossy card covers ; A bright solid, book ; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 200 pages; Text in German 
Price: 15.00 CDN
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