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If you are a real Francophile, you will love the rare French language books section in the Biblio Rare Book Room. From rare French history books to rare French language books on French culture and cuisine, there is a large selection of rare French language books featured below in the Biblio Rare Book Room. Any of the rare French language books in the Biblio Rare Book Room would be sure to increase the value of your rare and antique book collection.



Le Comte de Monte-Cristo. 1845 1846. Supplément au Journal « Le Siècle, 28 septembre 1845 au 1er février 1846 by ALEXANDRE DUMAS

408 pages plus 1 table des chapitres, les 20 premiers feuillets sont marqués en haut de la première page de chaque feuillet "supplément du journal le siècle avec la date du supplément" (entre le 28 septembre 1845 et le premier février 1846) les autr…

From Markisons

€1,950.00


NOTRE-DAME DE PARIS by Victor Hugo

Paris: Charles Gosselin, Libraire, 1831. NOTRE-DAME DE PARIS- Victor Hugo- Illustrated Title Vignettes by Tony Johannot- Charles Gosselin, Libraire- Paris 1831- 1st Edition-1st Impression-4th Issue- The publishers own statement on May 10th 1831 in the Jou…

From jakoll

$11,495.95


Les Oeuvres de Monsieur Moliere, Reveues, corrigees & augmentees. Enrichies de figures en Taille-douce (8 Volume Set) by Jean Baptiste Poquelin de Moliere

Paris: Thierry, Barbin et Trabouillet, 1697. Very Good. 4 x 6.5 inches (10 x 16.5 cm). Complete eight volume set. Full speckled calf leather bindings. Spines have five raised bands, red morocco title labels, compartments ornately decorated in gilt. Some…

From Tarrington Books

£2,400.00


Notre Dame De Lourdes by Henri Lasserre

Paris: Societe Generale de Librairie Catholique, 1877. Hardcover. Good. Superb illustrated edition of broad frames of various scenes engraved on each page and many beautiful color lithographs, scenes, portraits, views, maps and landscapes in full page a…

From PickfordsBooks

AU$253.00


Le Siecle de Louis XIV by Voltaire (Monsieur de Francheville / Francois-Marie Arouet)

Berlin: C.F. Henning, 1751. 1st Edition . Very Good. 3.75 x 6 inches (9.5 x 15 cm). Complete in two volumes. Full calf leather bindings, red leather title labels and gilt decoration to spines. Good solid bindings. Volume one has light rippling to the pa…

From Tarrington Books

£3,600.00


The Sacrilege of Alan Kent / Le Sacrilège d'Alan Kent (Photos!) by Alexander Calder, Erskine Caldwell

"The Sacrilege of Alan Kent / Le Sacrilège d'Alan Kent" by Erskine Caldwell (translated to French by Marcel Duhamel) is illustrated with 20 original color etchings by Alexander Calder, of which 5 are double-page etchings (including cover wrapper). Loose …

From Pyramid Collection

$14,000.00


COMTE DE GABALIS, OU ENTRETIENS SUR LES SCIENCES SECRÈTES. RENOUVELLÉ & AUGMENTÉ D'UNE LETTRE SUR CE SUJET [bound with:] LA SUITE DU COMTE DE GABALIS, OU NOUVEAUX ENTRETIENS SUR LES SCIENCES SECRETES, TOUCHANT LA NOUVELLE PHILOSOPHIE. OUVRAGE POSTHUME by [Villars, Abbé de (Nicolas-Pierre-Henri de Montfaucon)]

Cologne: Pierre Marteau, [ca. 1691 and ca. 1703.] 16mo. Two volumes in one. 155;[2],150pp. In French. 18th or early 19th-century three-quarter calf and marbled boards, gilt spine rules, gilt leather label. First title page printed in red and black with ar…

From W. C. Baker Rare Books & Ephemera

$800.00


La Chasse de Kaa by KIPLING, Rudyard

Paris: Javal and Bordeaux, 1930. Limited Edition. JOUVE, Paul. Illustrated by one of the leading painters in France, this superb work brings Kipling's classic Jungle Book story into the realm of fine 20th century French publishing. Limited edition of 125…

From Rare Illustrated Books

AU$7,850.00


La Palestine Illustrée (in 2 vols.) by Scholten, Francois

First Edition. Paris: Jean Budry & Cie, 1929. In two volumes: La Porte d'Entrée: JAFFA and JAFFA la Belle. Copy no. 321 of the initial 1 - 1000 numbered print run. Photos and full description available on request. Condition generally very good except for…

From LeCrastinBooks

€231.00


L'Art Du Cuisinier, Tome Premier by Beauvilliers, Antoine

Chez Pilet, 1816 Second issue with author's widow's signature, handwritten 6 over date and AB blind stamp on title page. First volume only. Quarter leather binding with raised bands on spine. Three foldouts in rear of volume intact. Hinges cracked…

From Defunct Books

$500.00


Les Grands Procès de L'histoire De France. (18 Volumes) by BERTIN, Claude (sous La direction de)

Paris: Éditions De Saint-Clair, 1966. (In French) Édition spéciale de luxe en 18 Tomes de 305, 321, 268, 267, 339, 268, 314, 304, 290, 287, 311, 335, 330, 294, 278, 271, 338 et 279 pages. Abondamment illustré en noir avec …

From Librairie à la bonne occasion

CA$200.00


OEUVRES COMPLETES DE VICTOR HUGO- Poesie- VI- LES VOIX INTERIEURES and LES FEUILLES D'AUTOMNE by Victor Hugo

Paris: Eugene Renduel, 1837. OEUVRES COMPLETES DE VICTOR HUGO- Poesie- VI- LES VOIX INTERIEURES and LES FEUILLES D'AUTOMN- Victor Hugo- Eugene Renduel- Paris-1837 (On Title page)-For Voix Interieures-1st Edition, Joined with Feuilles D'Automne-184…

From jakoll

$229.95


Poemes de Charles d'Orleans by Matisse, Henri

Paris: Teriade Editeur, 1950. 1st Edition. Near Fine. Folio. Limited Edition. In original lithographed glassine wrappers.Three green fleur de lis illustrated on front cover, with poets name, and a larger fleur de lis on rear cover. This is copy number 1…

From Minotavros Books

CA$7,250.00


Salammbo by Flaubert, Gustave

Paris: Michel Levy Freres, Libraires-Editeurs, 1863. First Edition. Octavo. The first issue with the word "effraya" for "effrayerent" on page 5 and "Scissites" instead of "Syssites" on pages 251, 368, and 370. half-title with advertisement to verso, 474p…

From Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB

$1,300.00


Un Homme et son Péché by Grignon, Claude-Henri

Roman. Edition définitive illustrée de neuf bois de Maurice Gaudreau. 251 pp. 21x15.5 cm. Les Editions du Vieux Chêne, Montréal, 1935. Edition numérotée, No. 82/500 sur vélin supérieur, portant la signature de l'auteur. En plus, dédicace de l'aut…

From Pelargos Bookstore, MBS

€840.00


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