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Sanskrit - Latvian Words Living Language Fossils

By: Lazdins, K

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Montreal, Academic Language Courses,: 1954

Seller ID: 004057

Condition: Very Good


72pp. A very good spiral bound copy. Collected and annoted by Chas. Lasdin (K. Lazdins). An odd curiosity of limited value.. the author considers some 300 words. " complete with typographical errors, the book offers nothing new to the linguist ---- full of many incorrect linguistic constructions and backward conclusions, it can easily confuse the non linguist leading to strange surmises about our language and its study."( B. Jegers paraphrased ) View more info

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Sigismunds Vidbergs

By: Liepins, Olgerts

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Waverly, Latvju Gramata: 1974

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 003984

Condition: Very Good +


187pp. Dj spine faded, covers quite clear, very minimal edgewear, enclosed in a clear mylar protector, else a very good, clean, bright, tight copy. Second, expanded edition. Extensively illustrated with examples of the artist's work. In Latvian with a brief introduction in English. Titles in Latvian and English. ( first published in Riga in 1942) "The most notable representative of Art Deco in Latvian graphic art was Sigismunds Vidbergs -- focused on many varied the... View more info

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Lennebergas Emils

By: Lindgrene, Astrida ( Astrid Lindgren )

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Riga, Zvaigzne ABC: 1998

Seller ID: 004068

Condition: Very Good +


89pp. Illustrated. A very good, clean, tight, unmarked copy. "Kathultas setas Emilu ir viens ists mazs rezgalis, - ta apgalvoja Lennebergas iedzivotaji. Bet te nu vini maldijas! Emils isteniba bija jauks puisens. Vins tacu neka nevareja padarit, ka visi vina pulini but milam un izpalidzigam tika noverteti ka kartejais nedarbs. Emila mate katru dienu rakstija par visiem vina varondarbiem zila burtnica, kamer Emils sedeja galdnieka skabuzi, grieza koka virinus un pardom... View more info

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Lennebergas Emila Jauni Nedarbi

By: Lindgrene, Astrida ( Astrid Lindgren )

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Riga, Zvaigzne ABC: 1998

Seller ID: 004069

Condition: Very Good +


106pp. Illustrated. A very good, clean, bright, tight, unmarked copy. " Tu tacu atceries Kathultas setas Emilu - puiku, kas darija nedarbus augu dienu? Bet vins tacu neka nevareja darit, ka tetis Antons like kajas tiesi tur, kur Emils nolicis zurku slazdu, vai ari, ka tetis gadas cela blodai ar pladinu miklu? Neveiksme neveiksmes gala! Vimmerbijas tirgu, protams, izcelas neliels jampadracis, bet tur Emils tomer dabuja pats savu zirgu!" ( Izdevejs) Un, kad vinš uzludza... View more info

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Latvian National Kitchen

By: Masilune, Nina

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Riga, Jumava: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Riga 18t

Condition: FINE


138pp. Full page colour photographs. A very good, clean, bright, tight copy. Large format hardcover. Numerous traditional recipes. Translated by Karlis Streips. Edited by Lilita Tannis. "Latvian National Kitchen is by Nina Masilune, a well-known expert in the area of Latvian cuisine. Latvian cooking has developed over the course of many centuries and mostly on the countryside. It is old-fashioned but very delicious, and rural cuisine is still popular today. Inside th... View more info

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Latviesu Esejas

By: Maurina Zenta

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Uppsala, Dzintars: 1953

Seller ID: 004028

Condition: Very Good


294pp. Elegantly worded and inscribed graduation presentation inccription on ffe., dated 1955, some very light superficial wear, else a very good, clean, tight, unmarked copy. enclosed in a mylar protector. "--- sai sejuma ir sakopotas visas manas esejas par latviesu temam ---- Pirma eseja ir izteiktas septinas temas: dailums darbs, zeme, miers, klusums, iezela, spits, kas man latviesu literatura likusies visraksturigakais --- Pasaules uzskats ir atbilzu ... View more info

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Greizie Rati : Miklu Gramata Gimenei Lasama Un Minama No Abiem Galiem

By: Medene, Ivete, Medenis, Vidvuds

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Autorizdevums: 2010

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: Riga 18f

Condition: Very Good +


233pp. A very good, almost as new copy. Inscribes by the authors; " Martinam xxxxxx Greizajos ratos, Latvijas Radio Iveta Vidvuds"Gramata kopa ar latviesu tradicionalas kulturas zinatajiem un uzturetajiem, pazistamiem Latvijas radio zurnalistiem, Ivetu un Vidvudu Medeniem, minesim miklas, gan vecum vecas, gan jaundarinatas, kas atsutitas no visiem Latvijas novadiem. Miklu gramata gimenei adreseta visa vecuma cilvekiem labai atputai. Sanaciet visa gimene kopa un jautri ... View more info

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Slepeni Par Cekas Darbibu Riga 1960. Gados Pret Latviesiem

By: Melnais, Peteris ( J. Mazulans )

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Riga, Sellers: 1993

Seller ID: 003979

Condition: Very Good +


121pp. A very good, clean , unmarked copy. Spine faded. Agenta piedzivojumi, uzdevumi un atminas cekas darba noverojot tautiesus gan Latvija gan Zviedrija ..... Velak J. Mazulans atgriezies Latvija, un 1993. gada ar segvardu Melnais Peteris izdota vina brosura "Slepeni. Par cekas darbibu Raga 1960. gados pret latviesiem". Ta laikam domata ka sava veida greksudze----- " ( Letonica) View more info

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Musu Godi Un Svinamas Dienas : Padomi Ka Musdienas Izvest Sencu Godus Un Svinamas Dienas

By: Memenis, Arvids

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Riga, Viesturs: 1992

Seller ID: 004049

Condition: Very Good


202pp A very good clean tight unmarked copy. Paper begining to age.. " Ceru, ka si gramata paidzes tiem, kam musu sencu dzives zina vel nav zuduse. Musu tautas stiprums ir musu tradicijas. Cik ilgi mes vinas saglabasim, tik ilgi ir ceribas, ka musu tauta dzivos un neizgaisis---- Sis ir tikai cela sakums" (Autors) Krustabas. Vedibas. Vedibas kadreiz. Vedibas sodien. Vedibu norise 2 dienas. Martosana. Vedibas 1 dienas norise. Vedibas svesnieku skatijuma. Musu miruso pie... View more info

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Latvians in the Ordnungspolizei and Waffen-SS

By: Michaelis, Rolf

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Atglen PA, Schiffer Publishing: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004004

Condition: Almost As New


111pp. Illustrated. An amost as new copy. " Roughly 40,000 Latvians served in the Waffen-SS from 1943 to the end of war in the 15. Waffen-Grenadier-Division der SS (lettische Nr.1) and 19. Waffen-Grenadier-Division der SS (lettische Nr.2). They fought in Russia, Latvia, West Prussia and eventually Berlin in April 1945. This book is the complete operational history of this little-known unit and includes first-hand accounts, maps, and very rare war-era photographs, a... View more info

Sampinjonu Deribas Melnie Balti Keltos

By: Muktupavela, Laima

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Riga, Daugava: 2002

Seller ID: 000101

Condition: Very Good


369pp. Some light creasing to spine, else a clean, bright copy. Neat ownership sig. on tp. ....."tema ir aktuala - musu tautiesu, sobrid "lieko"" cilveku dosanas plasaja pasaule..." jauna sieviete ...dodas uz Iriju laimi un naudu meklet ...Saviem piedzivojumiem pa vidu satiek daudzus neciešamus, bet visada zina loti koloritus cilvekus."( G. Berelis) View more info

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Latvijas Atbrivosanas Kara Vesture Vols. 1 & 2

By: Penikis, M(artins) Editor in Chief

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Riga, Australijas Latviesu Balva Jaunsargiem: 2005

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 004033

Condition: Almost As New


Vol1. 304pp. Vol2 475pp. Almost as new. Photographs. Reprinted from the 1938 edition. "Generala M. Penika redigetais izdevums --- ir viens no plasakajiem to dienu aculiecinieku veidotiem petijumiem. --- Sis izdevums lasitajiem sniedz vispusigu ieskatu karaspeka vienibu veidosana, kauju gaita,, palidz izprast, ar kadam grutibam saskaras Latvijas valsts aizstavji, cik lielu cinassparu, degsmi un zaudejumus prasija uzvara par Latvijas valstiskuma noliedzejiem un pretin... View more info

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Fortress Cholm

By: Perro, Oskars

Price: $44.00

Publisher: Toronto, Kurland Publishing: 1992

Seller ID: 004084

Condition: As New


208pp. 50th Aniversary Edition, in English A very good, clean, bright, tight copy. ""... regardless of how excellent the Germans are as soldiers, the traditional weakness of Germans as politicians is a really catastrophic problem" ( from the introductory chapter) A detailed, eyewitness non German military memoir of the remarkable battle for Cholm. View more info

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Puzuri

By: Petraskevica, Indra; Petraskevics, Nikolajs

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Riga, Jana Seta: 1993

Seller ID: 004079

Condition: Very Good +


32pp. Illustrated. Bilingual. Text in English and Latvian. Colour photographs and b&w drawings, "---- Often people who come to look at our exhibits asked us to demonstrate how to make puzuri and expressed a keen interest in learning the art. When asked if there was a how to book on making bpuzuri we were forced to admit, unfortunately, that there was no such book. ---- to help those fans who would like to learn how to make puzuri, we've put together this instructional... View more info

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Latgale Vesturiskas Skices

By: Puisans, Tadeuss

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Toronto, Autora Izdevums: 1988

Seller ID: 004030

Condition: Very Good +


312pp. Some very faint clear tape remains on front and rear inside covers where a protector had been held, Else very good, clean, tight, bright almost as new copy. Exterior unmarked. "Puisana lietiskie un zinatniski pamatotie Latgales vestures traktati aicina vesturniekus atdot Latgalei tas nievato seju ciena un patiesiba. Sejuma 18 apceres Latgales latviesu vestures, valodas, sadzives un dveseles izpratnei. Gramata vel vairakas vesturiskas apceres - par katolicisma... View more info

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Okupacijas varu nodaritie postijumi Latvija, 1940-1990 : rakstu Krajums

By: Puisans, Tadeuss Editor

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Stockholm, Memento: 2000

Seller ID: 002731

Condition: As New


592pp. As New. Rakstu autori: J. Mezaks, J. Riekstins, F. Gordons. I. Andersons, A. Petersons, A. Balodis, H. Strods, N. Balabkins, S. Dimantas, A. Aizsilnieks, M.KJ. Baltais, A. Ezergailis, T. Puisans, U.Germanis, J. Dreifelds, A. Silde..... u.c. "Krievija turpina savu draudu politiku pret Baltijas valstim un nepartraukti iejaucas so valstu iekseja dzive. Vel aizvien baltiesi gaida no Krievijas prezidenta un valdibas atvainosanos par tiem milzigajiem noziegumie... View more info

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Radio Vilnis Nr.1 25.VIII-31. VIII 1940

By: Radiofikacijas un radiofonijas komit. pie Latvijas PSR Tautas Komisaru Padomes

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Riga, Radiofikacijas un radiofonijas komit. pie Latvijas PSR Tautas Komisaru Padomes: 1940

Seller ID: 004040

Condition: Very Good +


24pp. In very good + condition. (Has O. Vacietis Olivu iela 7-10 Riga typewritten on front cover, but probably not connected to O. Vacietis the poet.) Weekly Radio program guide. Illustrated, Articles, photographs, commercial advertisements. Latvijas Vilnis turpinajums. Issue nr.1. An interesting memento of the early months of the first soviet occupation of Latvia. View more info

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Meza Meitas 12 Sievietes Par Dzivi Majas, Meza, Cietuma

By: Reinsone, Sanita

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Riga, Dienas Gramata: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004056

Condition: As New


363pp. Photographs, notes. " Gandriz visos stastijumos atkartojas lidziga struktura - rupju neapenota berniba neatkarigaja Latvija, gimene, vecaki, tad okupacija, kars, straujas varu mainas un lemums pretoties; dzive meza, lemums legalizeties vai gusts, izsutijums un tad - "dzive ka parasti". Citai ieiesana meza ir bijis gimenes lemums, citai - uzticibas parbaude tikko pielaulatajam viram, citai nav bijis izveles, jo padomju varas drosibas iestazu uzmaniba jau likusi ... View more info

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Dzives Drumstalinas Amerika 1949 -2003

By: Ritmanis, Andris

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Portland, Published By the Author: 2003

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 003988

Condition: Very Good


336pp. SIGNED by the author. His brief dedication of some two or three words has been neatly whited out else a very good, clean, bright, tight unmarked copy. "izpauzas Andra piesardziga zelta vidus cela gajeja daba ---Kaut ari vardos tas nav izteikts, var secinat, ka Andra arsta prakse nodrosina gimenei labu iztiku. Vecaki ar berniem daudz celo, apmekle un piedalas latviesu sarikojumos brivaja pasaule. Autors ir labs Portlandes Dzintara, dziesmu svetku, 2x2 nometnu admin... View more info

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Justine, Jeb Tikumibas Nedienas (Justine Ou Les Malheurs De Vertu)

By: Sads, Markiz De ( Marquis De Sade)

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Riga, Jumava: 1999

Seller ID: 004046

Condition: Very Good


259pp. A very good, clean, bright, tight copy. No francu valodas tulkojusi Astra Strabane. "Gramata apskatita erotika no enas puses - daudzi un dazadi erotikas aspekti, par kuriem joprojam medz sarunaties cukstus. Ka var noprast, lielakoties viss grozas ap varu un paklausanu. Tacu gramata nebalstas tikai uz to; starp daudzajiem aktu aprakstiem atrodamas ari pardomas par filozofiskam temam: "Ne, Tereze, Dieva nemaz nav, dabai pietiek pasai ar sevi, tai nemaz nav v... View more info