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69/ 916 Abélard. De briefwisseling met Héloise. Dutch transl. C. Tazelaar. Amst./ Leuven, Ambo/ Kritak, 1998, 512p., orig. giltlettered cl. w. dustwr. - AND 9 others from the same series (some dustwr. sl. discoloured), i.a. PETRARCA, De top van de Ventoux/ Het geheim/ Godgewijde Ledigheid (Baarn, 1990); IDEM, Het leven in eenzaamheid & Brieven aan zijn broer (ibid., 1993); T. VAN AQUINO, Over de wet (ibid., 1996); OVIDIUS, Amores (ibid., 1995); IDEM, Tristia. Ballingschapsgedichten (ibid., 1995); IDEM, Minnekunst (ibid., 1993); PLAUTUS, Komedies (ibid., 1992); H. DE GROOT, Het recht van oorlog en vrede (ibid., 1993); D. ALIGHIERI, De Monarchie en andere politieke teksten (ibid., 1993). - AND: F. PETRARCA, Brieven. Dutch transl. F. van Dooren (Amst., 1998, orig. cl. w. dustwr.).
€ (100-150) 130
69 917 Akhmatova A 69 917 Akhmatova A
69/ 917 Akhmatova, A. Anno Domini MCMXXI. St. Petersburg, Petropolis, 1921 (= 1922), 1st ed., 101,(2)p., printed in 2000 copies, orig. wr., 16mo.

- Wr. trifle fingersoiled; sm. stamp on backwr. A fine copy.

€ (150-250) 150
69/ 918 [Ariel Poems]. Lot of 5 volumes from the first series, all publ. London, Faber and Faber, 1927-1928, plates/ ills., orig. (stiff) wr.

= Comprises i.a. no.1: T. HARDY, Yuletide in a younger World (col. plate after A. RUTHERSTON); 8: T.S. ELIOT, Journey of the Magi (frontwr. and plate by E. MCKNIGHT KAUFFER) and 15: E. SITWELL, Popular Song (col. plate by E. BAWDEN).

€ (30-50)
69/ 919 Baggesen, J. Gedichte. Hamburg, F. Perthes, 1803, 2 vols., (16),209,(1); VIII,232p., contemp. unif. boards. Andersen, H.C. Ausgewählte Werke. Leipsic, C.B. Lorck, 1849, 5 vols., contemp. unif. blindst. gilt cl.

- Vol. 2 and 3 waterstained in upper margin. All vols. spine dam.

€ (80-100)
69/ 920 Baggesen, J. Gedichte. Hamburg, F. Perthes, 1803, 2 vols., (16),209,(1); VIII,232p., contemp. unif. wr.

- Uncut copy; (sl.) foxed. Paper over spines dam.

€ (60-80)
69 921 Balzac H de 69 921 Balzac H de
69/ 921 Balzac, H. de. Oeuvres complètes. Paris, C. Lévy, 1868-1876, 24 vols., steelengr. frontisp. portrait, contemp. unif. giltlettered red hmor., t.e.g.

= Fine, attractively bound set.

€ (100-150) 160
69/ 922 Balzac, H. de. Oeuvres complètes. Paris, C. Lévy, 1875-1878, 27 vols., steelengr. frontisp. portrait, facsimile plates, contemp. unif. giltlettered brown hmor., t.e.g.

- Occas. sl. foxed. Spines sl. rubbed.

= Complete set, with the final three volumes on the works of De Balzac.

€ (100-150) 130
69 923 Blok A 69 923 Blok A
69/ 923 Blok, A. Yamby (Iambs). St. Petersburg, Alkonost, 1919, 1st ed., 33,(6)p., orig. wr. by N. KUPREYANOV, sm. 8vo.

- Spine sl. worn; wr. frayed.

Idem. Katilina. Ibid., idem, 1919, 1st ed., 69,(1)p., orig. wr., sm. 8vo.

- Front- and backwr. waterst. along fore-edge.

AND 3 others by the same, published by "Skythen" Verlag (Berlin), all in Russian.

€ (100-150) 100
69 924 Boileau Despréaux N 69 924 Boileau Despréaux N
69/ 924 Boileau-Despréaux, N. Oeuvres de Boileau Despréaux. Avec des Eclaircissemens Historiques donnés par lui-même (...). Ed. M. de Saint-Marc. Amst., D.J. Changouion, 1772, 5 vols., engr. frontisp., 5 diff. title-vignettes, 4 plates by B. PICART, contemp. unif. hcalf w. gilt spine w. 2 contrasting mor. letterpieces, large 12mo.

- Endpapers trifle soiled. Bindings rubbed along extremities.

AND 3 vols. of the same work (vol. 1-3, contemp. gilt calf w. 2 contrasting mor. letterpieces, 8vo).

€ (100-150)
69 925 Brik L 69 925 Brik L
69/ 925 Brik, L. Schen (Pup). Molotov, Molotovgiz, 1942, 15,(1)p., ills. by V. MAYAKOVSKY, orig. wr.

- Dedication in ballpoint on verso frontwr.; sm. tear in bookblock (partly closed).

= Rare booklet of memoires about Vladimir Mayakovsky and the puppy he and Lilya Brik one day found along the road and decided to adopt. Mayakovsky was very fond of his pet and at one point started to sign his letters with a drawing of a puppy, representing himself. Published in Perm' (named Molotov between 1940-1957) during the evacuation of Moscow.

€ (120-150) 120
69/ 926 Bruant, A. Dans la Rue. Chansons & Monologues. Paris, the author, n.d. (±1900), 3 vols., 207; 207; 207p., ills. by A. STEINLEN, contemp. unif. clothbacked boards w. mor. letterpiece, orig. wr. pres., t.e.g.

= De Crauzat 549.

Champsaur, F. La Gomme. Ibid., E. Dentu, 1889, 6th ed., 218,(6)p., ills. by CARAN D'ACHE, L. MARS and F. ROPS, contemp. gilt hmor., orig. wr. pres.

- Upper hinge broken but holding on cords; lower hinge weak/ almost broken; occas. a sm. foxed spot. Joints rubbed.

= Monod 2548; Carteret V, p.45: "Livre rare et documentaire sur cette époque, curieusement illustré par des artistes de talent." Published in the same year as the first edition.

AND 7 others, i.a. T.A. STEINLEN, Dans la Vie. Cent dessins en couleurs. Introd. C. de Saint-Croix (ibid., 1901, 8th ed., 100 (pochoir-col.) plates (incl. portr.) by T.A. STEINLEN, contemp. pict. cl.); M. BOUKAY, Chansons Rouges (ibid., (1896), plates by T.A. STEINLEN, modern hcl., orig wr. pres.).

€ (60-80) 60
69/ 927 Brun, F. Wahrheit aus Morgenträumen und Idas ästhetische Entwickelung. Aarau, H. Sauerländer, 1824, 1st ed., X,293p., contemp. hcalf, 12mo.

- Owner's entry on first free endpaper. Joints and top of spine dam.; backstrip rubbed; worn along extremities.

= Goedeke V, p.430, 7-11.

€ (80-100)
69 928 Bryusov V 69 928 Bryusov V
69/ 928 Bryusov, V. Ognennyj Angel. Povest' XVI veka (The Fiery Angel. Tale of the XVIth century). Moscow, Skorpion, 1908, 1st ed. thus, 2 vols., XII,214,(1); (8),130,(6)p., orig. unif. wr., 4to.

- Both vols. backstrip renewed and wrappers reattached (yellowed/ sl. creased and w. traces of sellotape).

= First publication in bookform of the author's debut.

€ (60-80)
69 929 Bukowski C 69 929 Bukowski C
69/ 929 Bukowski, C. Horsemeat. Santa Barbara, Black Sparrow Press, 1982, 49,(3)p., num. tipped-in col. photographs and orig. boards w. mounted col. photograph by M. MONTFORT, printed in 125 numb. copies, signed by the author and the photographer, folio.

- Covers dampstained; contents occas. trifle foxed, but otherwise fine.

= SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XXXIII.

€ (250-350) 325
69 930 Bukowski C 69 930 Bukowski C
69/ 930 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.

€ (300-500)
69 931 Bukowski C 69 931 Bukowski C
69/ 931 Bukowski, C. The Captain is out to Lunch and the Sailors have taken over the Ship. Santa Rosa, Black Sparrow Press, 1998, 144,(1)p., full-p. ills. and orig. clothbacked pict. boards w. transparent dustwr. by R. CRUMB.

= One of 400 numb. copies handbound by Earle Gray, with a col. serigraph frontisp. portrait by R. CRUMB, signed in pencil.

€ (150-250) 160
69/ 932 Bukowski, C. Screams from the Balcony. Living on Luck. Selected Letters 1960s-1970's. Vol. 1 and 2. Ed. S. Cooney. Santa Rosa, Black Sparrow Press, 1993-1995, 2 vols., 372,(3); 283,(4)p., orig. clothbacked pict. boards. Idem. Reach for the Sun. Selected letters 1978-1994. Ibid., idem, 1999, 309,(3)p., orig, clothbacked boards.

= One of 376 numbered copies, bound in half cloth, with a colour silkscreen by the author.

Bukowski, C. and Martinelli, S. Beerspit Night and Cursing. The Correspondence of Charles Bukowski and Sheri Martinelli 1960-1967. Ed. S. Moore. Ibid., idem, 2001, 380,(2)p., ills., orig. hcl.

= One of 500 numbered copies, bound in half cloth with a colour silkscreen by the author.

€ (150-250) 150
69/ 933 Bukowski, C. There's no Business. Santa Barbara, Black Sparrow Press, 1984, 17,(2)p., printed in 426 copies, ills. and orig. clothbacked pict. boards by R. CRUMB, acetate dustwr., 4to.

- Foxed/ duststained in upper part. Boards duststained along edges.

= One of 400 DELUXE numbered copies, SIGNED by the author and artist.

AND a Dutch trade edition of the same work.

€ (50-70) 150
69/ 934 Bukowski, C. Those Marvelous Lunches. Santa Rosa, Black Sparrow Press, 1993, (11)p., orig. boards, sm. 8vo.

= A New Year's Greeting from Black Sparrow Press 1993. One of 226 numbered copies, SIGNED by the author and bound in boards.

Krumhansl, A. A Descriptive Bibliography of the Primary Publications of Charles Bukoswki. Santa Rosa, idem, 1999, 204,(3)p., ills., orig. clothbacked boards w. acetate dustwr.

= One of the 376 DELUXE bound copies, with a loosely inserted previously unpublished broadside poem by Bukowski.

AND 4 others by/ on the same, i.a. Shakespeare never did this (Santa Rosa, 1995, photogr. ills. by M. MONTFORT, orig. clothbacked boards, obl. 4to).

€ (80-100) 130
69/ 935 Canetti, E. Het Martyrium. Transl. J. Hamelink. Amst., Athenaeum-Polak & Van Gennep, 1969, 2nd ed., 573p., orig. cl. w. dustwr. (fine). Lautréamont, Comte de (= I.L. Ducasse). De zangen van Maldoror. Ibid., idem, 1970, 2nd rev. ed., 224p., orig. cl. w. dustwr. (fine). - AND 12 others in 14 vols., i.a. R. MUSIL, De man zonder eigenschappen. Dutch transl. I. Lesener (Amst., 1996, orig. cl. w. dustwr. Fine); V. KLEMPERER, Tussen de wal en schip. Dutch transl. J. Gielkens (Amst., 2002, 2 vols., orig. unif. cl. w. dustwr., slipcase. Fine) and L.F. CÉLINE, Reis naar het einde van de nacht. Dutch transl. E.Y. Kummer (Amst., 1968, orig. cl. w. dustwr.).
€ (50-70) 60
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