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KAFKA, Franz. Amerika.
Munich : 1927First edition, first printing, of Kafka's incomplete first novel, written between 1911 and 1914 and published posthumously three years after the author's death. The first chapter had been published in 1913 under the title The Stoker, but Kafka abandoned the novel shortly thereafter. It was translated into English in 1938. The novel was partly based... Learn More£950.00
Stock Code: 129354
FORSTER, George. Geschichte der Reisen, die seit Cook an der Nordwest- und Nordost-Küste von Amerika,
Berlin : 1791First edition of this "early and important compilation of voyages to the Northwest Coast containing the voyages of Meares, Mortimer, Portlock, and Dixon" (Forbes). The work, which provides an update to the voyages covered in Forster's 1784 Geschichte der Reisen und Entdeckungen im Norden, also includes a series of essays and commentaries by Forster... Learn More£8,000.00
Stock Code: 134112
KONEN, Valentina. Puti amerikanskoi muziki [The ways of American music].
Moscow : 1961First edition, first impression, print-run of 5000. Detailed overview of American jazz. Soviet musicologist Valentina Konen (1909-1991) was one of the leading authorities on jazz culture in USSR. Born in Baku she left Russia after the October Revolution and spent 10 years in USA, studying at Juilliard (1924-9) specialising in piano. During her time... Learn More£950.00
Stock Code: 135739
MARX, Karl, & Friedrich Engels. Manifesto de la Komunista Partio / Manifesto of the Communist Party.
Chicago : 1908First Esperanto edition of the Communist Manifesto, translated by Arthur Baker, an American socialist and devoted promoter of Esperanto, author of the American Esperanto Book (Kerr, 1906) and editor of the journal Amerika Esperantisto, official organ of the American Esperantist Association. The English text is that of Samuel Moore, first published in... Learn More£5,750.00
Stock Code: 139700