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  • DIVINE, David
    BOY ON A DOLPHIN

    Edition: First printing

    London: Murray, 1955. Blue boards. Light yellowing and mild foxing to page edges, very light yellowing to inner margins of endpapers, else fine . Price-clipped jacket has a couple of nicks to the front panel, small tear at foot of spine; minor yellowing & soiling to rear panel, else fine and bright, a nice copy, no owner names. Basis of the popular film set in the Aegean.. "Boy on a Dolphin is a 1957 20th Century Fox romantic film set in Greece and shot in DeLuxe Color and CinemaScope. It was directed by Jean Negulesco and produced by Samuel G. Engel from a screenplay by Ivan Moffat and Dwight Taylor, based on the novel of the same name by…

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    London: Murray, 1955. Blue boards. Light yellowing and mild foxing to page edges, very light yellowing to inner margins of endpapers, else fine . Price-clipped jacket has a couple of nicks to the front panel, small tear at foot of spine; minor yellowing & soiling to rear panel, else fine and bright, a nice copy, no owner names. Basis of the popular film set in the Aegean.. "Boy on a Dolphin is a 1957 20th Century Fox romantic film set in Greece and shot in DeLuxe Color and CinemaScope. It was directed by Jean Negulesco and produced by Samuel G. Engel from a screenplay by Ivan Moffat and Dwight Taylor, based on the novel of the same name by David Divine. The film was Sophia Loren's English language debut. She starred opposite Alan Ladd and Clifton Webb, with Alexis Minotis and Laurence Naismith in support. Hugo Friedhofer's score was nominated for a Best Music Academy Award in 1958. Cinematography was by Milton Krasner. It was the first Hollywood movie shot in Greece." - Wikipedia. Uncommon in first edition.

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    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 48212
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  • LINDSAY, Jack (HOMER)
    HOMER'S HYMNS TO APHRODITE. Translated by Jack Lindsay

    Edition: First edition.

    London: Fanfrolico Press, no date [1929]. Original black cloth with small embossed cover label, spine gilt titled. pp [29, unpaged], [3, blank], fore and bottom edges untrimmed, laid paper. Includes Lindasy vignette illustration on title page and four full page b&w illustrations of Aphrodite statues.. #423 of an edition of 500 numbered copies. Mild wear to lower edges of covers; rear cover has faint damp stains, slight cloth bubbling, and small cloth abrasions along lower margin; cover label lightly foxed; VG otherwise, internally fine, no owner names.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover.

    Book ID: 27736
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  • COUTSOCHERAS, Jean P.
    LA MARCHE DES LYS. Traduit du grec par André Mirambel

    Edition: First edition in French

    Paris: Firmin-Didot, 1959. Octavo, cream card covers in jacket. pp (59). Ring stain on front cover, else a near fine unopened copy. Inscribed by the author to noted Canadian poet Miriam Waddington. Poetry, translated from the Greek.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 41565
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  • ENGEL, Marian
    MONODROMOS

    Edition: First printing

    Toronto: Anansi, 1973. Tan boards. Ink owner name, lightl yellowing to page edges, a little leaned, else fine. Price-clipped jacket has tiny nicks to spine ends, small mark on rear panel, else very nearly fine. Author's third novel, set on a Greek island. This hardcover issue is uncommon.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 49375
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  • ON THE GREEK STYLE. Selected Essays in Poetry and Hellenism. Translated by Rex Warner and Th. D. Frangopoulos. With an Introduction by Rex Warner by SEFERIS, George
    SEFERIS, George
    ON THE GREEK STYLE. Selected Essays in Poetry and Hellenism. Translated by Rex Warner and Th. D. Frangopoulos. With an Introduction by Rex Warner

    Edition: First edition in English

    Boston: Little Brown (Canada), 1966. Yellow boards. Pp. [xii], 196. Spine very lightly tanned, light uneven tanning to rear board, VG otherwise. Spine and rear panel of jacket lightly tanned, very good otherwise. Seferis was the 1963 winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 27227
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  • NEWELL, Edward T.
    ROYAL GREEK PORTRAIT COINS, being an Illustrated treatise on the portrait coins of the various kingdoms, and containing historical references to their coinages, mints, and rulers

    Edition: First edition

    Racine, Wisconsin: Whitman, 1937. Black cloth. pp 127, illustrated. Fine copy. Note: light parcel, any default shipping may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 50201
    View cart More details Price: USD $29.95 USD $26.96
  • CICELLIS, Kay
    THE EASY WAY. With foreword by V.Sackville-West

    Edition: First US issue

    New York: Scribner's, 1950. 12mo, blue cloth. Made from UK sheets. Yellowing to page edges, text paper toned, else fine, no names. In the usual later issue (Grove Press) dust jacket, with has yellowing to spine but is VG otherwise. A collection of short stories by this Greek writer.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 33641
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  • GRAVES, Robert
    THE GREEK MYTHS. Introduced by Kenneth McLeish. Illustrated by Graham Baker

    London: Folio Society, 2000. 8th printing of this edition. Two volumes, brown cloth spines and illustrated boards, endpaper maps, b&w illustrations in text, orange card slipcase. Fine condition, no owner names. A handsome edition of this important work. Note: 2 kg parcel, extra postage will be required.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 43076
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  • PITT-KETHLEY, Fiona
    THE PAN PRINCIPLE

    Edition: First printing

    London: Sinclair-Stevenson, 1994. Octavo, blue boards. Pp (xviii), 315. Tidy ink owner name (date on other side) at top of front free endpaper, slight toning to text paper, yellowing to page edges, else fine in fine, price-clipped jacket. The poet’s account of her search for sites sacred to Pan in Greece.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 34607
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  • BARAS, Alexandros
    THE YELLOW HOUSE and Other Poems (1933-1973). Translated from the Greek by Yannis Goumas.

    Edition: First edition in English

    (Winchester, Hampshire, England: Green Horse Publications, 1974. Octavo. Tan card covers. Inscribed by the translator to a noted Canadian editor, author, and poet "To_____, in friendship and admiration. Yannis. April 1974". Slight wear to foot of spine; creases to lower outer corner of front cover and to first few leaves; VG otherwise. Printed in Greece. First selection in English of this Greek poet, a native of Constantinople who served in the Greek diplomatic service.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 14179
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