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        The World Crisis: The Aftermath

      This is the fifth of six books in Churchill's acclaimed history of the First World War. This volume deals with the postwar years 1918 to 1928. Here is the first edition, first printing, fine in an original dust jacket. The blue cloth binding is clean, tight, and square, retaining sharp corners, a nicely rounded spine and bright spine gilt. Blistering and separation of the cloth is a problem endemic to this particular edition, particularly along the hinges. This one of the very few copies we have seen with absolutely no trace of this flaw. The contents are crisp, clean, bright, and tight. No inscriptions. A two-line Errata is tipped in at p.9. Mild transfer browning to the endpapers confirms that this copy has spent its life jacketed. Only the text block edges testify to some age, showing some age-toning and just a few trivial spots. The dust jacket is toned at the edges and spine. Losses are modest, confined to an irregular .2 inch strip at the spine head, chips to a maximum depth of .25 inch at the spine tail, and chipping to a .25 inch depth near the lower front corner. The dust jacket is protected in a removable, archival quality clear cover. Bibliographic reference: Cohen A69.2(IV).b, Woods/ICS A31(ab), Langworth p.105.

      [Bookseller: Churchill Book Collector]
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        Tanglewood Tales

      Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1918. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: Edmund Dulac. Signed by Illustrator. Half vellum over paper boards, a few scuffs to paper boards, light bumping to corners, scattered light foxing, browning and light wear to page edges. 14 tipped in color illustrations, bright and attractive - some of Dulac's finer work. Size: Quarto (4to). Illustrator: Edmund Dulac. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Myths, Legends & Folklore; Signed by Illustrator. Inventory No: 043589. .

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        Photograph album of classical musicians and opera performers, most signed or inscribed

      Various places [New York, Salzburg, Berlin, etc, c. 1918-1950]. (ANDERSON, MARIAN) Oblong 4to. Numerous b/w commercial and snapshot photographs mounted on 27 card leaves of photograph album. Disbound, chipping to edges of card. Some photographs torn, though generally very good . Extensive photograph album compiled by opera singer Christopher Hayes and musicologist Herbert F. Peyser, with a focus on the 1936 Salzburg Festival. Includes: -Photograph (5-1/4 x 3-1/4 in.) of conductor Arturo Toscanini, SIGNED ("Arturo Toscanini"). -2 original photographs (6-7/8 x 5 in.) of pianist Wanda Landowska. -Large studio portrait (12-3/4 x 9 inc.) of Italian opera conductor Giorgio Polacco. -5 original photographs (6-1/4 x 4-3/4 in.) of Marian Anderson; 3 candid bust portraits of Anderson alone, one group shot of Anderson with Hayes and others, and one shot of Anderson performing onstage, INSCRIBED (partially obscured): "To Mr. Christopher Hayes, / in / remembrance of the first Salzburg concert. / Sincerely, / Marian Anderson". -Studio portrait (7-3/4 x 11-1/2 in.) of Fanny Elsta, singer and founder of the Bergen International Festival, INSCRIBED twice to Herbert F. Peyser. -Studio portrait (5-1/2 x 3-3/4 in.) of renowned French organist and composer Joseph Bonnet, INSCRIBED to Peyeser, dated 1918. -Studio portrait (9 x 6-3/4 in.) of tenor Charles Kullman, INSCRIBED to Hayes and Peyser -Studio portrait (10 x 8 in.) of Elsa Alsen, INSCRIBED to Peyser, dated 1923 -Studio portrait (10 x 8-1/4 in.) of contralto Sarah Cahier, with ANS dated 1934 to Hayes affixed to image: "To my dear, charming and most enchanting pupil; in fact, of all my pupils, my most talented and favorite one [ ... ] Sarah Cahier" and autograph postcard lain-in -Studio portrait (10 x 8 in.) of conductor Eugene Ormandy, INSCRIBED to Hayes. -Commercial photograph (10-3/4 x 8-1/8 in.) of soprano Johanna Gadski as Isolde, INSCRIBED to Peyser in 1932, the year of her death -Original charcoal bust portrait (15-1/4 x 11-1/4in.) of Hayes, SIGNED by artist "Rudolf Schaffer / April 13 [19]30". -Christmas card (9-3/4 x 6 in.) from Emanuel List in custom of Baron Ochs von Lerchenau from Strauss' DER ROSENKAVALIER, SIGNED "Emanuel List". -Albumen print (8-3/4 x 5-1/2 in.) of Mei Lanfang, the most famous Peking opera performer of his time, known for his female roles and originator of the "Mei School" of performance, INSCRIBED to Hayes and SIGNED in English and Chinese

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        [COLLECTION OF SEVENTY-ONE PIECES OF ORIGINAL COVER ART FOR THE Buffalo Bill Novels MAGAZINE SERIES]

      [Np, but possibly London. 1918-1932].. Seventy-one original painted illustrations, done in watercolor and gouache, each about 14 x 11 inches. Some light soiling and chipping around edges, but images generally bright and clean. Overall, very good. A remarkable group of original cover art for the BUFFALO BILL NOVELS, a British boys' pulp magazine published from 1916 to 1932 by the Aldine Publishing Co. in London. Despite its name, the stories were not always about Buffalo Bill, though they were always set in the Old West and featured plenty of cowboys and Indians. These illustrations are all signed by Robert Prowse (R.P.), who did artwork for this and other similar projects; some are dated below his initials. The series ran for 342 issues, though the last cover in this collection is for No. 344, possibly an unpublished issue, as we could find no trace of this title associated with the BUFFALO BILL NOVELS. Somewhere between No. 188 and No. 191, "New Series" began to appear above the issue number, though they all appear to be of the same run and the numbering is continuous. The titles are as follow: No. 23. THE MAN IN BLACK No. 24. THE MAD AVENGER No. 29. THE RED TOMAHAWK No. 41. THE PONY RIDE DETECTIVE No. 44. THE CRIMSON ARROW No. 51. BUCK TAYLOR! BUFFALO BILL'S CHIEF OF COWBOYS No. 73. BUFFALO BILL AND THE BANDBOX BRAVO No. 74. PIRATES OF THE PRAIRIE No. 90. BUFFALO BILL'S TANGLED TRAIL No. 94. BUFFALO BILL'S DEAD-SHOT NINE No. 95. THE REDSKIN DETECTIVE No. 96. BUFFALO BILL'S DILEMMA No. 97. MARAUDERS OF MEXICO No. 98. THE GENTLEMAN FROM TEXAS No. 101. DICK TALBOT'S BIG BONANZA No. 103. THE VELVET HAND OF CINNABAR No. 104. THE SILENT AVENGER No. 106. THE RED GOLD-HUNTERS No. 108. THE MAD RIDER OF THE ROCKIES. No. 109. THE TENDERFOOT OF GRANITE STATE No. 112. THE LEAGUE OF EIGHT No. 114. THE DOOMED SIXTEEN No. 115. BUFFALO BILL AT FIVE SPRINGS No. 121. THE SPORT FROM HARD LUCK No. 122. BUFFALO BILL'S MYSTERY No. 123. BUFFALO BILL AS REVENUE DETECTIVE No. 125. THE RUSTLER OF ROLLING STONE No. 126. BUFFALO BILL AND THE ISLAND OUTLAWS No. 130. THE MAN FROM DENVER No. 134. DELAWARE DICK, THE RANGER SPY No. 143. THE BRAND OF THE RED TRIANGLE No. 151. GLASS- EYE, THE HUNTER No. 152. THE "MADDEST MAN IN OREGON" No. 154. THE BAD MAN OF BENSON'S RANCH No. 158. THE MYSTERY OF A LOST MOUNTAIN No. 159. THREE PARDS OF THE PRAIRIE No. 167. BUFFALO BILL'S "BAD MEDICINE" No. 175. DICK TALBOT'S DETECTIVE TRAIL No. 176. THE GHOST OF THE COLORADO No. 182. DICK TALBOT'S TRAIL OF VENGEANCE No. 188. BUFFALO BILL'S DOUBLE No. 191. BUFFALO BILL'S BIG BLUFF No. 198. BUFFALO BILL'S HAUNTED RANCH No. 200. BUFFALO BILL'S LIFE-STAKE No. 208. THE OUTLAW KING OF THE OVERLAND No. 241. THE TIGRESS OF TEXAS No. 242. BUFFALO BILL'S FALSE ALLY No. 256. BUFFALO BILL AND THE MINE JUMPERS No. 287. THE RED INDIAN DETECTIVE No. 289. THE BLACK RIDERS OF THE OVERLAND No. 291. RANGERS OF THE RIO GRANDE No. 292. GOLD SPUR OF TEXAS No. 295. WIZARDS OF THE TRAIL No. 296. A BORDERLAND VENDETTA No. 297. DICK TALBOT AT THE MINES No. 301. THE BLACK- HOODS OF SHASTA No. 302. WAR HAWK THE DELAWARE No. 303. JACKSON BLAKE OF 'FRISCO No. 305. THE ROCK RIDER OF THE SIERRA No. 306. THE GIANT TENDERFOOT No. 308. DEATH-NOTCH THE SCALP-HUNTER No. 309. THE FOES OF THE 'FRISCO FRESH No. 310. THE DOOMED SIXTEEN! No. 319. THE RANCHMEN RIVALS No. 329. THE VENGEANCE OF THE OMAHA No. 330. DARK DASHWOOD, THE BANDIT OF THE BRAZOS No. 332. VULTURES OF THE BORDER No. 333. DEATH-TRAILER THE DAUNTLESS No. 334. BUFFALO BILL'S BAD MEDICINE No. 336. THE WILD RIDERS OF TEXAS No. 344. THE BOY SCOURGE OF DAKOTA A fun and fascinating group of images.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana]
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        Los comentarios reales de los incas. Anotaciones y concordancias con las Cronicas de Indias, por Horacio H. Urteaga. Elogio del Inca Garcilaso, por Jose de la Riva Aguero. (Volumes 1-4)

      Lima: Imprenta y Libreria Sanmarti y Ca., 1918-1920. *The price of this item HAS BEEN temporarily reduced until Sunday, July 19. Order now for BEST SAVINGS! (sale item) Volumes 1 through 4 only (of 6), a few plates including color frontispieces for Volumes One and Four; library book plates and markings, blocks sound but later quarter leather bindings worn at spines with some sides detached. Photos available upon request.

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        Das Leben einer Familie in Schattenbildern. Für einen Kreis von Freunden gedruckt von den Rudolfinischen Druckern Rudolf Gerstung und Rodolf Koch

      Offenbach, Gerstung 1918. 35 x 50 cm. 28 Lithographien nach Schattenbildern, auf Bütten gedruckt und auf numerierte Kartons montiert. Lose Blatt in illustrierter Original-Verlagseinband, Halbleineneinband-Mappe - Rodenberg 125, 6 - Schauer, Dt. Bk. II, 32 - Eins von 150 numerierten Exemplaren, im Innendeckel der Mappe vom Künstler numeriert und signiert. Das Inhaltsverzeichnis am Schluß ist mit 1919 datiert. "Die Originale sind mit dem Messer ausgeschnittene Silhouetten" (Rodenberg). Sie zeigen Szenen aus dem Familienleben des Künstlers. Schönes Exemplar, Mappe an den Rändern fingerfleckig, Exlibris - Rudolfinische Drucke 6 -

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        Oeuvres de François Villon.

      - Paris, Chez Ambroise Vollard, Paris, 1918, in-4 épais, broché, couverture rempliée, plats illutrés, 2 ff. blancs, justificatif, frontispice, titre, 4 pl. illustrées, titre de chapitre, 434 pp., 2 pp. de table, 1 f. illustré, achevé d'imprimer, 1 f. Tirage limité à 254 exemplaires. Un des 225 sur papier de cuve filigrané au titre de l'ouvrage (26/250), N°165. Livres

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        WHO'S WHO 1918. AN ANNUAL BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY WITH WHICH IS INCORPORATED "MEN AND WOMEN OF THE TIME."

      London: A. & C. Black, [nd. but 1918].. Very thick octavo. Original cloth. The spine covering is creased and partly split due to the cumbersome size of the volume and its use, the cloth is somewhat sunned and soiled, the front inner hinge is cracking, clipping from the TIMES (11 Jan. 1919) tipped to front pastedown, remnants of manuscript label formerly in spine, now laid in ("Thomas Hardy's Copy"); still, all things considered, a reasonably intact copy. Thomas Hardy's copy, with a number of neat deletions, additions and revisions in ink and pencil in the margins of his own entry on page 1059. An interesting year for this annual, as the publisher asserts: "It is natural that this year an immense number of military biographies should swell the book." In the on-line catalogue of Michael Millgate's "Thomas Hardy's Library at Max Gate ... An Attempted Reconstruction," it is noted that his copy of WHO'S WHO for 1926 bears what appear to be similar sorts of revisions. This year's annual is not there noted.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        Russia's Agony

      London: Edward Arnold, 1918. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. This 356 page book is in very good condition with light edge wear and rubbing to the edges of the burgundy cloth cover. It has an Ex Libris label inside the front cover of a previous owner. Found tucked inside the book is a type written 2 page document dated Sunday, Jan. 14th, 1923 that describes the death of Rasputin as told by Felix Yusopoff to Sir Basil Thomson. This letter is included with the book.

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        Poems … now first published

      London, Humphrey Milford,, 1918. Edited with notes by Robert Bridges, Poet Laureate. Octavo. Original cloth-backed paper boards with paper label to spine. With 2 photogravure portraits and 2 double-page plates. Bookplate of C. J. W. Dixon, woodcut by W. B. Heslop, 1909. Spine a little browned, an excellent copy. First edition, one of 750 copies. The attractively produced and almost complete small edition, edited and largely designed by Bridges in homage to his friend.

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        The Ring of the Niblung - a Trilogy with a Prelude by Richard Wagner. The Rhinegold and The Valkyrie Siegfried and The Twilight of the Gods

      London: William Heinemann. VG : in very good condition without dust jacket.Upper section of front cover of first volume slightly sunned. 1918. Reprint. Brown and grey gilt illustrated hardback cloth cover. 260mm x 180mm (10" x 7"). 160pp, 182pp. 64 tissue guarded tipped in colour plates; additional b/w drawings. Non uniform set, the second volume comprising 'Siegfried and The Twilight of the Gods' being a First edition published in 1911. Four books bound as two separate volumes 'The Rhinegold' being the prelude. .

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        English Fairy Tales

      London: Macmillan and Co. Limited., 1918. Large octavo (278 × 223 mm). Recent navy blue morocco by Zaehnsdorf, 5 raised bands, titles and decoration to spine and upper board gilt, marbled endpapers, turn-ins and top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Tipped-in colour frontispiece and 15 plates, illustrations throughout. A few minor scuffs to boards, upper board partially faded. Signed limited edition, one of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist on the limitation leaf.

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        The Springtide of Life

      Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott Co.,, 1918. Poems of Childhood by Algernon Charles Swinburne. With a Preface by Edmund Gosse. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. Quarto. Bound by Zaehnsdorf in full blue crushed morocco, gilt titles to spine, raised bands, gilt titles and pictorial decoration to front board, gilt inner dentelles, pictorial endpapers, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. With 9 mounted colour plates, captioned tissues and 52 drawings in black and white. Slight fading to spine otherwise in very good condition. Bookplate to front pastedown. Signed Limited Edition. One of 765 copies. Signed by Rackham. This edition has an extra coloured plate that is not in the trade edition.

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        English Fairy Tales

      London: Macmillan and Co. Limited., 1918. Large octavo. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in burgundy morocco, titles and decoration to spine, raised bands, single rule to boards, decorative title block to front board, inner dentelles, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. With 16 mounted colour illustrations and numerous black and white illustrations throughout. Some foxing to the plates. A fine copy. Signed limited edition, one of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist.

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        Gitanjali and Fruit-Gathering (SIGNED)

      The Macmillan Company, 1918 Book. Good+. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First Edition Thus. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Rabindranath Tagore's signature only on half-tite page. First edition of the illustrated edition. Purple cloth hardcover w/ plastic protective jacket. Light general soiling/rubbing of exterior; spine mildly faded; PO's name and date (1921) written small on ffep; a few of the first leaves are each lightly bumped on the fore edge w/ 1/8" tear and accompanying crease; outer edges of text block darkened with age. One of the b/w illustrations is not there: although the glossy page is present, it is blank. That leaves 22 b/w illustrations and 8 color. Straight and tight. "In 1913, Tagore became the first non-European to win the Nobel Prize, specifically the Nobel Prize for Literature, largely for the English Gitanjali." [Wikipedia].

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        Shortly Before Hitler Came to Power in Germany, Winston Churchill Hopes "that a long time will be accorded us" Before Another Great War

      Major-General Sir Frederick Barton Maurice was & Director of Military Operations for the British & General Staff in World War I. In February 1918 & he became convinced that troops were being & withheld from the Western Front in order to un- & dermine the position of General Douglas Haig. & When David Lloyd George announced in the & House of Commons that British troop levels on & the Western Front were at all-time highs, Maurice & believed that he was deceiving both Parliament & and the British public, so he wrote a letter to & The Times criticizing that position. The publica- & tion of this letter on May 7, 1918 caused a minor & political storm, and Maurice was initially sus- & pended and ultimately forced to retire. He was a & prolific author with an interest in the American & Civil War, and in 1927 wrote "An Aide-de-camp & of Lee", assessing the war from the Confederate point of view using the papers & of Lee's aide Colonel Charles Marshall. & On the outbreak of World War I in 1914, Churchill became First Lord of the Ad- & miralty. However, he was blamed for the failure of the Dardanelles Campaign in & 1915 and was moved to the minor post of Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster. & Unhappy about not having any power to influence the Government's war policy, & he joined the British Army and commanded a battalion of the Royal Scots Fusil- & iers on the Western Front. When David Lloyd George replaced Herbert Asquith & as Prime Minister, he brought Churchill back into the government as Minister & of Munitions and for the final year of the war, Churchill was in charge of the & production of tanks, airplanes, guns and shells. In the 1920s he served as Chan- & cellor of the Exchequer, the same position as secretary of the treasury in the & United States. Churchill was always interested in the Civil War, as his mother & and aunts were Americans who frequently discussed it at home when Churchill & was young; in fact, his grandfather Jerome owned stock in the New York Times & during the conflict. & Typed Letter Signed on his Exchequer letterhead, London, January 15, 1927, to & Maurice, alluding to the scandal, mentioning the impressions made by the hor- & rible blood-letting of World War I, and hoping that much time will be allotted & before the coming of another such awful conflict.. "...I am much obliged to you for & the information you have given me. My work, such as it is, does not attempt to be a & complete chronicle, but deals chiefly with those aspects of the war which I personally & realized. A friend, reading the proofs, drew my attention to the fact that no reference & had been made to the Maurice debate and it's after-consequences on British politics. I & thereupon drafted a paragraph and asked Eddie to inquire whether you had any fault to " & It will be a long time before a satisfactory solution is de- & vised, but happily we may hope that a long time will be ac- & corded us...& find with it. I have told him to make the alterations which I understand will avoid the & risk of any controversy between us on a personal point not in any way material to my & arguments, and on the general merits of which I take your view. As you know, I pro- & tested vigorously at the failure to reinforce the Army in November and December 1917; & but could make no headway in view of the horror and anger inspired in the cabinet by & the prolongation of Paschendale. I shall be most interested to see the effect which this & book produces upon you. I shall not expect you to agree with it. Nonetheless I hope & you'll read it with attention. I read your book about the Civil War very carefully. It & is a valuable contribution to the study of the problem of the supreme command at the & outbreak of a great modern war. It will be a long time before a satisfactory solution is & devised, but happily we may hope that a long time will be accorded us." & It is interesting how the country recoiled in horror at the slaughter in World & War I. Of course, the world was not accorded "a long time" before the next war. & Less than six years after Churchill wrote this letter, Adolf Hitler came to power & in Germany. Soon Churchill was calling for rearming in anticipation of another & conflict with Germany, and in 1940 he would himself be called upon to lead the & British Commonwealth in the Second World War.

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        Lazarus [by Andreyev] and The Gentleman from San Francisco [by Bunin], SIGNED [Gospodin iz San-Frantsisko]

      Boston: The Stratford Company, 1918. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +. A Very Good + copy of the first edition in the English language, first printing, of each of these two works in the Publisher's original buff paper covered boards (general rubbing and edge wear, some cracking at the spine edges), SIGNED BY IVAN BUNIN on the half-title. Each work was translated to English by Avrahm Yarmolinsky. Famed Russian author of novels, short stories, and plays, Leonid Nikolaievich Andreyev was an active supporter of democracy during the first Russian Revolution (1905) which brought a number of concessions from the Tsar, and strongly opposed the Bolshevik excesses of the second Revolution, leaving for Finland in 1917. A master of the short story and author of "The Gentleman from San Francisco", Ivan Alekseyevich Bunin won the 1933 Nobel Prize in Literature for "the strict artistry with which he has carried on the classical Russian traditions in prose writing", making him the first Russian writer ever to win the Prize. Bunin also won Russia's Pushkin Prize multiple times, and counted other great writers, such as Vladimir Nabokov among his admirers. The best-known of Bunin's short stories (one could, and perhaps should, call it a novella), "The Gentleman from San Francisco" was first published in Russia (1916) to great discussion and general acclaim. At least one Russian critic of the day, A. Derman, maintained that, after the deaths of Tolstoy and Chekhov, nothing worthy of note appeared in Russian Literature until publication of "The Gentleman from San Francisco". In his 1933 presentation speech, Per Hallström, Permanent Secretary of the Swedish Academy, cited "The Gentleman from San Francisco as being "the novella that came to be his most famous work" and pointed out that it was "immediately accepted as a literary masterpiece". Here we offer the first appearance of the story in the English language. [About 4 years after publication of the book offered here, Leonard Woolf published "The Gentleman from San Francisco and Other Stories" (1922) containing a later translation of the tale by D. H. Lawrence and S. S. Koteliansky.] Copies of the true first edition in English of this important short story, offered here, are quite scarce, especially when in collectable condition, and are even scarcer when in a condition as nice as is this copy. Furthermore, this novella is Ivan Bunin's debut publication in English, adding to the importance of this edition. Signed copies of any of Bunin's works in English translation are as scarce as hen's teeth, and signed copies of the book offered here are RARE. [Auction records reveal only 2 signed Bunin works having come to auction in the last 40 years, each of them in Russian and one being a second printing.] A Very Good + copy of an important short story by the Nobel Prize-winner Ivan Bunin, his debut publication in English, published together with "Lazarus" by his acclaimed fellow Russian author Leonid Andreyev, and SIGNED BY IVAN BUNIN. AN IMPORTANT WORK AND RARE INDEED.

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        STREET SCENES OF DURHAM CITY. A Series of NINE original oil paintings of the UK - North East's famous City. Two of the paintings are initialled HR. and one is dated 1918.

      9 Oil Paintings. c1918.. The size of each painting is 9 x 6.5 inches (22.5 x 16 cm). They are in a one inch grey slip and 2.75 inch frame. Overall size is 16 x 13 inches (40 x 32 cm). These are primitive (but above average) oil paintings and mainly of buildings now demolished. Unique. Five illustrations may be seen attached here. To view the nine, please email on request. US$0

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        Lazarus [by Andreyev] and The Gentleman from San Francisco [by Bunin], SIGNED [Gospodin iz San-Frantsisko]

      Boston: The Stratford Company, 1918. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +. A Very Good + copy of the first edition in the English language, first printing, of each of these two works in the Publisher's original buff paper covered boards (general rubbing and edge wear, some cracking at the spine edges), SIGNED BY IVAN BUNIN on the half-title. Each work was translated to English by Avrahm Yarmolinsky. Famed Russian author of novels, short stories, and plays, Leonid Nikolaievich Andreyev was an active supporter of democracy during the first Russian Revolution (1905) which brought a number of concessions from the Tsar, and strongly opposed the Bolshevik excesses of the second Revolution, leaving for Finland in 1917. A master of the short story and author of "The Gentleman from San Francisco", Ivan Alekseyevich Bunin won the 1933 Nobel Prize in Literature for "the strict artistry with which he has carried on the classical Russian traditions in prose writing", making him the first Russian writer ever to win the Prize. Bunin also won Russia's Pushkin Prize multiple times, and counted other great writers, such as Vladimir Nabokov among his admirers. The best-known of Bunin's short stories (one could, and perhaps should, call it a novella), "The Gentleman from San Francisco" was first published in Russia (1916) to great discussion and general acclaim. At least one Russian critic of the day, A. Derman, maintained that, after the deaths of Tolstoy and Chekhov, nothing worthy of note appeared in Russian Literature until publication of "The Gentleman from San Francisco". In his 1933 presentation speech, Per Hallström, Permanent Secretary of the Swedish Academy, cited "The Gentleman from San Francisco as being "the novella that came to be his most famous work" and pointed out that it was "immediately accepted as a literary masterpiece". Here we offer the first appearance of the story in the English language. [About 4 years after publication of the book offered here, Leonard Woolf published "The Gentleman from San Francisco and Other Stories" (1922) containing a later translation of the tale by D. H. Lawrence and S. S. Koteliansky.] Copies of the true first edition in English of this important short story, offered here, are quite scarce, especially when in collectable condition, and are even scarcer when in a condition as nice as is this copy. Furthermore, this novella is Ivan Bunin's debut publication in English, adding to the importance of this edition. Signed copies of any of Bunin's works in English translation are as scarce as hen's teeth, and signed copies of the book offered here are RARE. [Auction records reveal only 2 signed Bunin works having come to auction in the last 40 years, each of them in Russian and one being a second printing.] A Very Good + copy of an important short story by the Nobel Prize-winner Ivan Bunin, his debut publication in English, published together with "Lazarus" by his acclaimed fellow Russian author Leonid Andreyev, and SIGNED BY IVAN BUNIN. AN IMPORTANT WORK AND RARE INDEED.

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        Bust portrait photograph of Edward, Prince of Wales, signed ‘Edward P’

      [New York, Fifth Avenue: Underwood & Underwood]. No date, c. 1918. Top corners lightly chipped, small “stab” hole/indent in lower right with loss of pigment c. 1/8 inch diameter, not affecting figure in image, else fine. Approximately 10-1/2 x 7-3/4 inches.

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        Acht Holzschnitte zu Gottfried Keller Die drei gerechten Kammmacher. Mappe der Vorzugsausgabe (2 Bde.).

      Leipzig, Kurt Wolff, 1918 - 8 Orig.-Holzschnitte in Kart.-Mappe, Kart., Tadell. Jeder Orig.-Holzschnitte von Ernst Würtenberger signiert. Die Mappe gehörte zu der Vorzugsausgabe (60 Exemplare.). Beiliegend die Normalausgabe des Buches.Ernst Gustav Würtenberger (*1868 - 1934), deutscher Porträt- und Genremaler, Grafiker und Kunsttheoretiker, sowie Professor an der Landeskunstschule Karlsruhe. 1100 gr. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Hunger Breeds Madness--Woodrow Wilson: America's Food Must Save the World [poster]

      United States Food Administration [ca. 1918-1919], (N.-pl.) - Roughly 20 by 30.25 inches. Stone lithograph printed by Schmidt Litho in San Francisco. Produced late in the First World War or soon after the armistice, the poster promoted the US Food Administration (USFA), led by Herbert Hoover, which was responsible for feeding most of Europe in the immediate aftermath of the war. The image depicts a European city in the background and a family in the foreground. A woman sits slumped over her dead or dying child, an empty bowl at her feet. The boy's father stands, fist clenched, a torch in the other hand, staring at the city. President Wilson's quote, 'Hunger breeds madness' and the image suggests anarchy if Europe is allowed to starve. Grebs (1877-1964), a native of Germany, was the San Francisco art director for Foster and Kleiser Co., which produced this poster for the USFA. He also taught commercial illustration at the California School of Fine Arts (alongside Maynard Dixon), lectured at Stanford, and later headed his own commercial graphics firm. Mounted on linen. A few small tears have been repaired in the margins. With a few small areas of abrasion where the surface was apparently cleaned, mostly in the printed border.

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        Free and Other Stories.

      Boni and Liverlight, New York 1918. Fifth printing. 369 pages. Orig. red cloth with gilt lettering on the spine and gilt frame on the front cover. Near fine+, with only very minimal wear.. Inscribed by Theodore Dreiser on the flyleaf to the translator Haldor Logan: 'Dear Logan: I think you will like 'The Lost Phoebe / [full signature and date]'. The Lost Phoebe is one of the short stories of this collection

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        Cuatro Anos en la Cienaga de Zapata

      HABANA 1918 - The title is printed on the spine in gold gilt lettering, marbled cover, b&w photos and illustrations, good binding, clean body and unmarked text. The book has shelf wear, tanned fore edges, faded spine, and rubbed cover. DATE PUBLISHED: 1918 EDITION: 497 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        L'amatore di miniature su avorio (secoli 17-18-19).

      Subject: (Manuali Hoepli). Milano, Hoepli, 1918, 16mo leg. orig. t.tela, cop. con ill. col. (danneggiata e parzialmente mancante) pp. XVI-544 + 64 (1600 Manuali Hoepli). Prima edizione.

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        25 images de la passion d'un homme,

      s.l., s.n. 1918, - in-4, (6)-25 planches, broché, couverture rempliée. Deuxième édition imprimée à 153 exemplaires la même année que l'originale, celui-ci un des 100 sur velin mat, seul papier après 1 Japon et 2 Hollande. EXEMPLAIRE ENRICHI D'UN ENVOI DE L'AUTEUR: "A Renée et René Arcos, en toute amitié, Frans Masereel". Piqûres sur la couverture, déchirure en coiffe et un manque en pied du dos.

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        Exiles

      Huebsch 1918 - First Edition, First Printing by Huebsch. An attractive dustjacket with some wear to the spine and edges. This ORIGINAL dustjacket is quite scarce, and seldom seen in this nice condition. The book is bound in the ORIGINAL cloth. The binding is tight, and the boards are in nice shape with slight wear to the edges. There is NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a wonderful copy of this First Edition with the rare dustjacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Foods That Will Win the War and How to Cook Them

      World Syndicate 1918 - Blue cloth covered boards with title & decoration in lighter blue, 123 pages. Board worn at head & heel of spine/tips of corner, spine & a few spots on front faded, spotty foxing on end papers, all pages lightly age toned with darker toning on page edges. Text is clean. Scans available. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Ring of the Niblung - a Trilogy with a Prelude by Richard Wagner. The Rhinegold and The Valkyrie Siegfried and The Twilight of the Gods

      VG : in very good condition without dust jacket.Upper section of front cover of first volume slightly sunned Reprint Brown and grey gilt illustrated hardback cloth cover 260mm x 180mm (10" x 7"). 160pp, 182pp. 64 tissue guarded tipped in colour plates; additional b/w drawings. Non uniform set, the second volume comprising 'Siegfried and The Twilight of the Gods' being a First edition published in 1911. Four books bound as two separate volumes 'The Rhinegold' being the prelude.

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        Der Hasenroman [ Le Roman du Lievre ].

      Leipzig, Kurt Wolff 1918. - FLUR Gr.-8°. Beiger neuerer Halbleinenband mit den originalen, illustrierten Deckeln und montiertem originalen Rücken in Elefantenhautschuber. 1 Bl., 1 lithographierte, signierte Tafel, 74 (+1 ) Seiten mit Frontispiz. Weiterhin signiert die Tafeln und Illustrierten Zwischentitel hinter den Seiten 2, 10, 16, 20, 24, Zwischentitel hinter S. 28, 30, 44, 48, 52, 54, 58, Zwischentitel hinter S.60, 68, 72, -- zusammen also 16, zzgl. der Textillus und Vortitel 20 Signaturen! Titel mit kleinem runden Stempel "Sammlung Herm. Fink". Drei schöne Eröffnungsinitialen in blau zuzüglich kleiner Illustration am Anfang eines jeden Buches. Schönes Exemplar. Vorderes Vorsatzblatt und die Illustrationen S. 27, 59 und 74 zusätzlich von Seewald signiert! -- Offensichtlich ein Exemplar der Vorzugsausgabe in Höhe von 100 Exemplaren, hier jedoch nicht numeriert. 880

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        THE FLYING PARLIAMENT AND OTHER POEMS 1918

      JAMES T. WHITE, NY 1918 - TITLE: THE FLYING PARLIAMENT AND OTHER POEMS 1918 AUTHOR: EDWINA STANTON BABCOCK PUBLISHER - (LOCATION) /COPYRIGHT: JAMES T. WHITE, NY 1918 EDITION: First Edition assumed CATEGORY: Poetry BINDING/COVER: Hardback without dust jacket COLOR: Reddish with decoration BACKGROUND/DESCRIPTION: First Edition assumed. JAMES T. WHITE, NY 1918. THERE ARE NO OTHER COPIES OF THIS BOOK FOUND FOR SALE ON THE INTERNET!!! CONDITION: The book is without a dust jacket. Small like bend to the very edge of the front board. There are two names written on the front endpaper with one being in pencil and one in ink. Book is without other marks or writings, pages are clean, and book is tight and sturdy. There is a small line crease to the edge of the title page. SIZE: 5 x 7 ½ (approximately) PAGES: 128 pages. THERE ARE NO OTHER COPIES OF THIS BOOK FOUND FOR SALE ON THE INTERNET!!! COMPETITIVE PRICING! Once paid books will ship immediately without email notification to customer (it's on the way), you are welcomed to email about shipment date! REFUNDS: All ViewFair books, prints, and manuscript items are 100% refundable up to 10 business days after item is received. InvCode E H V VIEWFAIR BOOKS: 004546 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Flying Parliament and Other Poems

      James T. White & Co, New York 1918 - Babcock appears to have written extensiveley for Harper's Magazine, the Atlantic Monthly and other publications, but this appears to be here only published book of poetry. First Printing. 128 pp. 12mo. Red cloth covered boards with gold embossed floral design, almost Art Nouveau, to front coverand spine. Considerable wear to baords, light burmping to corners, fraying to head and foot of spine. Spine also darkened from sunning. Top edge of text block is gilded, deckled edge to foredge and foot. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        WHO'S WHO 1918. AN ANNUAL BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY WITH WHICH IS INCORPORATED "MEN AND WOMEN OF THE TIME."

      London: A. & C. Black nd. but 1918. London: A. & C. Black, [nd. but 1918].. Very thick octavo. Original cloth. The spine covering is creased and partly split due to the cumbersome size of the volume and its use, the cloth is somewhat sunned and soiled, the front inner hinge is cracking, clipping from the TIMES (11 Jan. 1919) tipped to front pastedown, remnants of manuscript label formerly in spine, now laid in ("Thomas Hardy's Copy"); still, all things considered, a reasonably intact copy. Thomas Hardy's copy, with a number of neat deletions, additions and revisions in ink and pencil in the margins of his own entry on page 1059. An interesting year for this annual, as the publisher asserts: "It is natural that this year an immense number of military biographies should swell the book." In the on-line catalogue of Michael Millgate's "Thomas Hardy's Library at Max Gate ... An Attempted Reconstruction," it is noted that his copy of WHO'S WHO for 1926 bears what appear to be similar sorts of revisions. This year's annual is not there noted.

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        The World Crisis: The Aftermath

      This is the fifth of six books in Churchill's acclaimed history of the First World War. This volume deals with the postwar years 1918 to 1928. Here is the first edition, first printing, fine in an original dust jacket. The blue cloth binding is clean, tight, and square, retaining sharp corners, a nicely rounded spine and bright spine gilt. Blistering and separation of the cloth is a problem endemic to this particular edition, particularly along the hinges. This one of the very few copies we have seen with absolutely no trace of this flaw. The contents are crisp, clean, bright, and tight. No inscriptions. A two-line Errata is tipped in at p.9. Mild transfer browning to the endpapers confirms that this copy has spent its life jacketed. Only the text block edges testify to some age, showing some age-toning and just a few trivial spots. The dust jacket is toned at the edges and spine. Losses are modest, confined to an irregular .2 inch strip at the spine head, chips to a maximum depth of .25 inch at the spine tail, and chipping to a .25 inch depth near the lower front corner. The dust jacket is protected in a removable, archival quality clear cover. Bibliographic reference: Cohen A69.2(IV).b, Woods/ICS A31(ab), Langworth p.105.

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        The Battle of Lake Erie: A Collection of Documents, Chiefly By Commodore Perry: Including the Court-Martial of Commander Barclay & the Court of Enquiry on Captain Elliott: Edited, with Introduction, Annotations, Bibliography, & Analytical Index

      Cleveland: The Rowfant Club, 1918. A beautiful, gift quality copy inside original slip case. No. 115 of 150 copies. Watermark on ffep and rear free endpaper. A few uncut pages. Additional spine label tipped in rear end page. Textblock immaculate and tight. Very light character soiling to binding. 222pp., including index.. First Edition. Cloth Spine, Paper Boards. Very Good+. Illus. by Portraits/Facsimiles/Map. 8vo - Over 7 3/4" -9 3/4 " Tall. Hard Cover.

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        Le petit Pierre.

      Paris: Calmann-Lévy 1918. 338 s. Opl. 1300 numr. ekspl. Indb. ubesk. med o.o. og guldsnit i smukt priv. hlvldr. med stregdek. i guld på ryg og permer. Limited to 1300 numb. copies. Uncut copy bound with topedge gilt in nice contp. halfleather decorated with gold on spine.. Ét af 200 ekspl. på papier de Hollande. One of 200 on Papier de Hollande

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        RITA HAYWORTH - Autografo su foto

      Larghezza cm:12,5 - Altezza cm:17,5 - Condizioni del prodotto:Ottime - Pos:FD10 - RITA HAYWORTH - Nome d'arte di Margarita Carmen Cansino ( New York 1918 - New York 1987 ) RARA FOTOGRAFIA ORIGINALE VINTAGE CON FIRMA AUTOGRAFA AD INCHIOSTRO NERO IN BASSO AL CENTRO PER ESTESO Certificazione di Autenticita' e provenienza allegate

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        The Life of Mohammad, The Prophet of Allah

      Paris: The Paris Book Club, 1918. Limited edition. Hardcover. Fine. E. Dinet and Mohammad Racin. Large 4to. (10 x 13 inches). 177pp. Illustrated by E. Dinet; and with Ornamental Pages by Mohammad Racim. Tipped in are 38 color illustrations of the Life of Mohammed by Dinet, each with a printed tissue guard. In addition there are tipped-in full Ornamental Pages by Racim, and a map of Hijaz and the road to Syria. This book was issued in an edition limited to 875 copies of which this is number 832. Recently rebound in the colors of the Prophet with green morocco spine done in six compartments, gilt titles, boards of green and black Cockerell marbled paper: a stunningly lovely yet appropriately simple binding. Generally a fine and clean copy with a very small closed tear at the top of leaf vii-viii and occasional mild foxing, not intruding upon text of illustrations. Paritally unopened. A beautiful book with fine examples of abstract decoration in the Islamic style, printed in gold and colors, and the tipped-in color plates reminiscent of Dulac.

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        MEIJI-TAISHO ERA FAN ALBUM FROM KYOTO

      19. Very Good. [FAN ALBUM] MEIJI-TAISHO^ ERA FAN ALBUM FROM KYOTO. Fan albums are an interesting genre. Created as marketing tools for deluxe fan makers, they are a compilation of a season's available designs, commissioned from some of the most eminent artists of the day. Once the season was over, the sample books were sold - a very limited production. They have largely disappeared from the market, almost before anyone noticed how interesting they really are. 1) Tachika Chikuson. Chinese Coastal Scene [dated 1918] 2) Tachika Chikuson. Pine Sprouts 3) Imao Keinen. Pine Tree, River & Mountain 4) Kikuchi Keigetsu. Flowers 5) Tomioka Tessai. Chinese figures & poems 6) Kawabata Gyokusho. Fishing in Winter 7) Bokko [picture]; Kakuko [inscription] Lake scene with willows [dated 1917] 8) Konoshima Okoku. Lakeside village 9) Suzuki Shonen. Mt. Fuji & travelers 10) Tomioka Tessai. Hyotan (gourd for drinking) Basket & poem. 11) Inogai Shokoku. Palace figures watering a pine sapling. 12) Konoshima Okoku. Pine sprouts and flowing water. 13) Toyonaka?. Stone, Bamboo (in red) & poem. 14) Abe Tansai. Woodsman & fisherman discuss Confucius 15) Kakuko. (see number 7) 16) Hokei. Coastal scene. 17) Iguchi Kashu. Cormorant Fishing. 18) Signed Shisho-dojin; sealed Taiotsu. Hotei/Daitoku figure, with inscription. 19) Konishi Fukunen. Coastal village. 20) Kawabata Gyokusho. Snowscape. Poem signed Taiotsu-dojin, sealed Taiotsu. (see number 18) 21) Matsumura Keibun (Edo period artist). Boat-pullers; Taisho calligraphy by ? 22) Konoshi Fukunen, poem by the same calligrapher as number 21. 23) Kawamura Kogai. Autumn scene. 24) Nishimura Goun. Mountain temple. 25) Hiroshige Tokaido scene. 26) """ This particular example is probably from the late teens. Lovely printings and colors, good to very good condition, In a custom-designed sensu-shaped clasped case.

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        A Manual on the Turanians and Pan-Turanianism

      HMSO. "256 pp. large folding map in rear pocket, blue cloth, faded on spine + top third front board, rear lower corner bumped, endpapers yellowed , text clean, very scarce No date map dated 1918"

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        Citation a L'ordre de L'Armee (U.S. Marine Corps French Fourragere Certificate)

      [Washington, DC): U.S. Marine Corps, 1918. Very nice example of an official Marine Corps reprint of the French battle citation issued to the 4th American Brigade of the 2nd Division recognizing the 5th Marine Regiment, 6th Marine Regiment, and the 6th Marine Machine Gun Battalion for their actions at Belleau Wood which entitled members of those units to wear the fourragere. These generic certificates, which were issued to unit members, are scarce in their own right, however this example comes with the official English translation, and more importantly, the almost never seen mailing tube. . The multi-color certificate (12" x 18.5") is in much nicer shape than is usually found. It has some wear and soiling, but no chips, ragged edges, or missing pieces. The colors are still strong as it has been stored in its mailing tube. The certificate has been rolled for almost 100 years, but will flatten out nicely if framed. The smaller translation page is printed in black on white paper. It has some wrinkling, closed edge tears, and a small marginal hole. The mailing tube shows some wear and is missing one of the end caps; about 2/3s of the attached mailing label is present. The tube is addressed to Leo F. Hartm[an]. Hartman was a private in the 74th Company, 1st Battalion, 6th Marines. He was wounded in action at Belleau Wood on 17 June 1918 during one of the unsuccessful attempts to clear Germans from the forest. Hartman recovered and returned to his company until he was wounded a second time during the first days of the Battle of Blanc Mont Ridge on 4 October 1918. . Certificate. Very Good.

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        THEY SHALL NOT PERISH Campaign for $30, 000, 000 / American Committee for Relief in the Near East / Armenia - Greece - Syria - Persia

      This the original lithograph printed by the American Lithographic Co. The image is a female with arm up holding a sword which is angled horizontally across the top of the image with a shield behind it. The figure has a helmet-like hat in red, white, and blue stars and stripes. The figure is clothed in a long dress with many folds. An American flag comes from the right of the figure around her back, then down and around a young girl who is clutching the legs of a female figure. The background is a dark charcoal, the background of the text at the bottom of the poster is a light grey. The main colors are white, cream, grey, soft blue, and a bright red and soft red. This poster was designed and executed by Douglas Volk. His name is printed in written characters on the poster with a 1918 date. His monogram is above the plate signature, in white. (Douglas Volk b. 1856 - d. 1935. He studied under Jean-Leon Gerome at the Ecole des Beaux Arts. He was professor and and the first director at the Minneaolis School of Fine Arts in the years before and after 1890. He was a portrait artist, some with detailed landscape backgrounds. He was also well known for historical paintings. There are three horizontal and one vertical fold marks - gentle, soft folds. The image is in fine condition, the edges of the poster have some wear - three corners are chipped (nickel size) . There is a closed tear a little above the center on the left that extends into the image about 3/4 of an inch, then in an up direction for about two inches - closed tear. There is an edge chip at the top - about 3/4" into the margin from the edge. There are two pin punctures in the margin about 1 inch away from the image - top left corner. The paper is generally crisp and clean. No smudges, no foxing. The poster is covered with an acetate. The acetate and lighting creates a vertical glare that is not present on the print. All folds are soft folds, not hard creased. The image size is 37" h x 24 7/8" w. The outside dimensions of the poster are 40" h x 30" w. The poster will be carefully packaged. ; -

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        THE BALLOCH CASTLE SEASONS OF LUCAS: Being Four Gobelin Tapestries rich with gold, 8 feet 2 inches high, with combined width of 41 feet 7 inches From Balloch Castle, near Glasgow, where they hung for nearly two centuries

      Limited Edition. One of 25 copies, this being number 8 presented to Samuel Mather. Four colored plates Bound in publisher's original quarter red leather and paper covered boards with a red leather label on the front cover stamped in in gilt. Bookplate on the front pastedown endpaper. Uncut. Spine is rubbed. Chips to the extremities. Interior is clean and bright. Hard Cover. Book condition: Very good condition

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        The Ring of the Niblung - a Trilogy with a Prelude by Richard Wagner. The Rhinegold and The Valkyrie Siegfried and The Twilight of the Gods

      London: William Heinemann. VG : in very good condition without dust jacket.Upper section of front cover of first volume slightly sunned. 1918. Reprint. Brown and grey gilt illustrated hardback cloth cover. 160pp, 182pp :: 64 tissue guarded tipped in colour plates; additional b/w drawings :: 260mm x 180mm (10" x 7") :: Non uniform set, the second volume comprising 'Siegfried and The Twilight of the Gods' being a First edition published in 1911. Four books bound as two separate volumes 'The Rhinegold' being the prelude .

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        The Hand of the Potter. A Tragedy in Four Parts.

      Boni and Liverlight, New York 1918. First edition. 209 pages. Orig. red cloth with gilt lettering on the spine and gilt frame on the front cover. Near fine+, with only very minimal wear. Spine very slightly darkened. Name on flyleaf.. Inscribed by Theodore Dreiser on the flyleaf to the translator Haldor Logan: 'For Haldor Logan / with pleasent memories of Copenhagen in April /[full signature and date]'

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        Totem and Taboo. Resemblances between the psychic lives of savages and neurotics.

      X, 265 Seiten. Blaues Originalleinen. Tr., intro. A[braham] A[rden] Brill. Erste englischsprachige Ausgabe. Mit Widmung des Übersetzers Brill an Sam A. Lewisohn mit dessen Exlibris.

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        (Handschriftliche Widmung an Sigm. Freud) Über die räumliche Anordnung der Zentren in der Sehsphäre des menschlichen Großhirns. Separatabdruck. (Mit drei Textfiguren).

      "Gr. 8°. 24 Seiten. Originalheft (= Separatabdruck aus der Wiener Klinischen Wochenschrift, XXXI. Jahrgang, Nr. 27). Unikat. Vorderdeckel oben mit der handschriftlichen Widmung: ""Herrn Professor Freud in unbegrenzter Verehrung und Bewunderung überreicht von Dr. Otto Pötzl 29. November 1918"". Nicht bei Grinstein. Text eines Vortrags, gehalten im Verein für Psychiatrie und Neurologie in Wien, April 1918. In einer einleitenden Fußnote schreibt Pötzl: ""... der Vortrag enthält nur die vorläufige Mitteilung einer Reihe klinisch-anatomischer Befunde, deren Zusammenhang bei einer ausführlichen Beschreibung leicht unübersichtlich wird. Dieser Zusammenhang läßt eine Menge von Beziehungen zu metapsychologischen Anschauungen Freuds ersehen und bestätigt diese vollkommen."" Umschlag etwas gelockert und knittrig, ein Ausriß überklebt. Insgesamt wohlerhalten und aufgenommen in das Verzeichnis von Freuds Bibliothek. "

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        Share In The Victory : Save For Your Country, Save For Yourself : Buy War Saving Stamps (poster).: 1918. World War I

      . Poster printed in color showing an allegorical female figure representing victory holding a sword and a palm branch. Sheet measures 28 x 41.75 inches (71 x 106 cm). Conservation backed on linen.

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        Eat More Corn, Oats And Rye... (poster).: ca. 1918. World War I

      . A colorful display of the foods recommended to subsitute for valueable wheat, meat, sugar and fats. Poster measures 21 x 29 inches (53.25 x 73.5 cm). Small tears confined to margins, otherwise fine condition.

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        Save The Products Of The Land (poster).: ca. 1918. World War I

      . The U.S. Food Administration urges Americans to eat less beef by substituting fish into their diet. Printed in "natural" full color, text is in white over the green underwater scene. Poster measures 20 x 30 inches (51 x 76 cm). Conservation backed on linen. Book condition: Fine Condition

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