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        Menschen. Heft Nr. 3, 15. Mai 1918. Herausgegeben von Felix Stiemer, Freiburg i. Br. Schriftleitung: Heinar Schilling, Dresden. Dresden. Felix Stiemer Verlag 1918. 47,2 x 31,2 cm. 4 Seiten auf hellem Zeitungspapier. Originalheft mit einem Originalholzschnitt von Felixmüller auf dem Titelblatt.

      Felix Stiemer Verlag, 1918. Originalausgabe. Söhn, Handbuch der Original-Graphik 26903. Dieses Heft enthält neben dem großen Titelholzschnitt noch weitere 7 Originalholzschnitte von Conrad Felixmüller. Das Heft ist sehr schön erhalten, was aufgrund des großen Formates und der Papierqualität äußerst selten ist.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Günter Linke]
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        Le flâneur des deux rives

      First edition, one of 50 numbered copies on Hollande, the only large paper copies after 5 on China. With a photographic portrait of the author as frontispiece. Endpapers very lightly, marginally sunned (not seriously). A very good copy. Editions de la Sirène Paris 1918 10,5x18cm broché

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Menschen. Heft Nr. 1, 15. Januar 1918. Herausgegeben von Felix Stiemer, Freiburg i. Br. Schriftleitung: Heinar Schilling, Dresden. Dresden. Felix Stiemer Verlag 1918. 47,2 x 31,2 cm. 4 Seiten auf grünem Zeitungspapier. Originalheft mit einem Originalholzschnitt von Felixmüller auf dem Titelblatt.

      Felix Stiemer Verlag, 1918.Originalausgabe. Söhn, Handbuch der Original-Graphik 26901. Erstes Heft der Zeitschrift Menschen auf grünem Papier gedruckt. Enthält neben dem Titelholzschnitt von Felixmuüller einen weiteren, großformatigen Originalholzschnitt von Felixmüller „Bedrückt=Sein im Atelier". Außerdem Textbeiträge von Felixmüller (Exaltationen meiner Seele), Mynona, Heinar Schilling und Walter Rheiner. Wie stets mit Mittelfalte. Dort auf der ersten Seite mit leichtem Lichtrand. Sonst sehr schönes Exemplar der fragilen Zeitschrift. So sehr selten.

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        UNIVERSITY Of NORTH DAKOTA, 1915 - 1919.

      [Grand Forks]: 1915 - 1918. 59 leaves of black mounting paper. 625 b/w corner mounted photographs, mostly of a 'snapshot' variety; sizes range from 1-3/4" x 2-1/2' to 3-1/4" x 4-3/8" to 3-1/2" x 5/1/4" to 8" x 10". Most are of the first two sizes. Many are captioned, with a goodly number of people identified. Evidence of 3 removed photographs. One RPPC & a later [1956] snapshot laid-in. Album: 11-1/4" x 15" Album - VG. Most images Very Good or better.

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        Les Jockeys Camoufles

      1st Edition Paris: La Belle Edition, 1918. FIRST EDITION, one of only 300 numbered copies on verge d'Arches (out of a total edition of 343), with five plates by Henri Matisse illustrating three poems by Pierre Reverdy. Often considered Matisse's first illustrated book, Les Jockeys Camoufles actually contains drawings made previously by Matisse between 1903-1917. A beautifully printed book with text in four colors.Les Jockeys Camoufles. Trois Poemes par Monsieur Pierre Reverdy. Agrementes de cinq dessins inedits de Henri Matisse. Paris: La Belle Edition, (1918). Quarto, original wrappers, original glassine. Slight toning to edges of wrappers, small tear to original glassine. In outstanding condition. Rare. Fine.

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        Ministry of Munitions of War. H.M. Factory, Gretna. Description of Plant and Process.

      Dumfries: Printed for HMSO by J. Maxwell & Son, 1918 - Foolscap quarto (338 × 208 mm) Original maroon skiver, title gilt to the upper board within panel of swags in blind. Rubbed at the extremities, and neatly rebacked, contents clean and sound. Profusely illustrated with diagrams, plans and sketch-maps, many of them folding, some coloured, and a number of half-tone plates from photographs including extensive panoramas of the works and the cordite ranges. First and only edition. The massive factory site, which included the two purpose-built townships of Gretna and Eastriggs, was established as a response to the Shell Crisis of 1915. The plant's product was cordite - a smokeless propellant explosive comprised of a mixture of nitro-glycerine and nitro-cellulose, or gun cotton, and described by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle after a visit to the site as "The Devil's Porridge" - and within a year of commencing production it was turning out 800 tons a week, more than all the other factories in Britain combined. Two thirds of the close 17,000 workers were women. The site was closed at the end of the war, the buildings demolished, eventually being parcelled off into 700 lots and sold off in the 1920s. A remarkably detailed technical account of this vital contribution to victory in World War I, this copy that of Lord Moulton who was Director General of the Explosive Supply Department. Uncommon, just four copies recorded on OCLC. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        THE TALE OF JOHNNY TOWN-MOUSE.

      Original grey boards with mounted illustration.Original printed dust-wrapper. First edition. First issue, but with the 'N' in London. Wrapper chipped and worn; little bumped at top outer corner; else a near fine copy. The title-page of this work is undated, but a First Edition of December 1918 can be determined by the absence of Ltd from Warne's imprint on the title-page. The second printing was issued in June 1919, when Ltd was added to the imprint. Much is made of the missing N from London that some copies have. Clearly, this printing error does not constitute a separate edition, it merely attests that a number of the first printing escaped from the press before the error was spotted.

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        Plane Tales from the Skies.

      London: Cassell and Company, 1918. FIRST EDITION. Octavo, pp.x; 182. Publisher's red cloth with black titles to spine and upper board, in pictorial dust-jacket designed by G.H. Tavis. A collection of fact-based short stories about early aerial combat in WWI, mostly on the Western Front. Faint ghost of a stamp to front pastedown, cheap grey paper stock has some occasional spotting. Slight spotting to endpapers. Some marks to the cloth at the spine. Dust-jacket shows very well, with a crease to the front panel, loss at the top and bottom of the spine panel and to the top left and bottom right corners of the rear panel, creasing and nicking along the top and bottom edges of the dust-wrapper. Quite heavy spotting to spine panel. A very good example, exceedingly scarce in its dust-jacket. Aside from being an author, Blake was a pioneer aviator who led the first attempted circumnavigation of the globe by air in 1922, and motored around both South America and the Central African Federation in a Standard Vanguard.

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        Les malheurs de Fernande

      First edition, one of 15 numbered copies on Arches paper, deluxe edition after 6 Japan.Binding half brown chocolate shagreen with corners, back with five nerves slightly cleared, boards, guards and contreplats marbled paper, wrappers and back preserved and bound in, gilded head.fully shaded guards.Beautiful cover illustrated by Lobel-Riche.Nice copy of this beautifully established following Jesus la Caille. A l'édition Paris 1918 11,5x18,5cm relié

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        Le mystère de Jésus

      Editions de la Sirène. Edition illustrated with 17 original wood Louis Bouquet, one of the 15 best scholars of old Japan in the tank, not ours scholar, head of draw.Signature Louis Bouquet to the justification of the draw.Our copy, as all copies of old Japan on head and pulling as he stipulated to the justification of the draw is full of his suite printed in sepia on China and signed by Louis Bouquet.In addition, our copy is enhanced with a suite wood signed by Louis Bouquet and printed in sepia on wove without adhesive usually accompanying the 20 numbered copies on Imperial Japan.Some very light bites are not serious, back of the slotted Length shirt indications bibliophile pen topped the first board of the shirt.Note that the shirt bears a different title and name of the author; namely, Combet-Descombes "Images for Baudelaire" all the striped in blue pencil.Rare.  Editions de la Sirène Paris 1918 26x33,5cm en feuilles sous chemise

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        On the Quantum Theory of Line-Spectra.

      First editions, author's presentation offprints, inscribed. Copenhagen: Bianco Lunos, 1918. Rare inscribed presentation-offprint issues with 'Separate Copy' printed on the front wrappers. The third part, published in 1922, lacks here for obvious reasons [see below]. It was in this fundamental paper that Bohr first gave a clear formulation of, and fully utilized, his 'correspondence principle'. Besides his derivation of the Balmer formula (1913), this is by many considered to be Bohr's greatest contribution to physics. Bohr's correspondence principle (or postulate) states in general that although classical physics is incomplete there must be a fundamental analogy between quantum theory and classical physics. Actually Bohr at first referred to the postulate as the 'principle of analogy'. It was Bohr's underlying idea that the new quantum theory must satisfy in the limiting cases, e.g., when frequencies v tend to zero or quantum numbers n??, that it's predictions approximate those of classical physics. When studying different quantum theoretic problems one can thus utilize already established facts from what classical physics predicts in that particular situation, and then work backwards to arrive at new quantum theoretic rules for the system. In this major paper Bohr penetrated far into the quantum theory of line-spectra of the Hydrogen atom, and other elements, by using his principle and the classical theory of electrodynamics. Bohr's method was the principle guide to the progress of quantum theory during the early twenties, until it was finally built into the foundation of quantum mechanics. Provenance: Part 1 inscribed in Bohr's hand: "Hernn Professor Dr. E. Gehrke / Hochachtungsvoll / vom / Verfasser", Part 2 with faint rubberstamp "Fra Forfatteren", both parts inscribed (probably by Gehrke) "Bohr 1918". Ernst Gehrcke (1878-1960) spent most of his scientific career on the relation between electricity and gasses, this basic research being important for the later development of gas-filled light bulbs and tubes. He is most well known for criticism of the general theory of relativity as outlined by Einstein in 1916. Most discussion thereon can be found in German newspapers after a conference on August 24, 1920, featuring lectures against this theory. This was the first and only event of the Arbeitsgemeinschaft deutscher Naturforscher zur Erhaltung reiner Wissenschaft. Philipp Lenard [Nobel-prize 1905 for his work on cathode rays] lended credibility to the Society. Gehrcke was the major speaker. Later Anti-Semitism and anti-theoretical physics (especially with respect to the theory of relativity and quantum mechanics) were core elements of the Deutsche Physik movement to which Gehrcke contributed Die massensuggestion der relativitätstheorie (1924). Lenard proposed Gehrcke for the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1921, which ultimately was awarded to Einstein in the same year. In this perspective it can be understood, that Bohr did not send Gehrcke an offprint of the 3rd part in 1922, thus resulting in the set presently offered. Two parts. 4to: (270 x 215 mm). 118 pp. Offprints from: 'Mémoires de l'Académie Royale des Sciences et des Lettres de Danemark'. Original printed wrappers, light wear and chipping, spine strip of second part worn and front wrapper nearly split. In all a fine and unretsored set.

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        A l'ombre des jeunes filles en fleurs

      First edition on ordinary paper with the right justification page dated 30 Novembre 1918, falsely stated the 5th edition.Spine very slightly sunned, not serious, with a tiny lack to foot, three small marginal lacks to head of lower cover. Nrf Paris 1918 12,5x19,5cm broché

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        TAMBOURS ET TROMPETTES

      - (ARNOUX,GUY)illus. TAMBOURS ET TROMPETTES. Paris: Devamber, no date [1918]. Large folio (13x19"), loose as issued in pictorial portfolio with ribbon ties. LIMITED TO 500 NUMBERED COPIES ON HAND-MADE PAPER. This fabulous item contains 11 absolutely stunning, large POCHOIR PAGES (including title page), each of which portray a different historical scene and military figure, either carrying a drum or a horn. Done with much detail and bold, vivid colors this is a very beautiful book in excellent condition.

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        The Romance of Commerce

      John Lane, The Bodley Head 1918 - Inscribed by Harry Selfridge in pencil to Federal Judge Christian Cecil Kohlsaat and dated February 12, 1918. 8vo. Embossed cloth with decorative gilt spine. Deckled fore and bottom edges. pp. xviii, (2), (1)-422, (4) advertisements in back, illustrated with numerous plates, fold-out panoramic view of Venice and enormous Organisation Chart of a 20th Century Department store. Harry Gordon Selfridge (1856?1947) was an American-born British retail magnate, who founded the London-based department store Selfridges. His thirty-year leadership of Selfridges led to him becoming one of the most respected and wealthy retail magnates in the United Kingdom. He has been profiled in the popular BBC series Mr. Selfridge, as played by Jeremy Piven. A clean & bright copy, with the binding a little shaken, the hinges starting at several places, and the front endpaper starting as well. Overall, a very attractive signed copy of this business classic. In stock, ready to ship now from Evanston, IL! [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        English Fairy Tales. Retold by Flora Annie Steel. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. Includes Goldilocks & the Three Bears, Jack The Giant Killer, Jack & The Beanstalk, The Three Little Pigs, Dick Whittington, Little Red Riding Hood and the Babes in the Wood.

      London: MacMillan and Co., 1918. FIRST Arthur Rackham illustrated edition. With 16 colour plates, captioned tissues and numerous black and white illustrations within the text. Elegantly hand-bound in burgundy half morocco with gilt titles and gilt decoration to spine, matching cloth sides. A fine copy in an attractive recent binding.Includes Goldilocks and the Three Bears, Jack the Giant Killer, Jack and The Beanstalk, The Three Little Pigs, Dick Whittington, Little Red Riding Hood and the Babes in the Wood.

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        Codorniu Spanish Champagne Advertising Fan.

      Folding fan, paper with wooden slats. A little damage to one slat otherwise in very good condition. Mounted in a glazed box. An interesting advertising piece. The fan has a drawing by José Navarro y Llorens of a bottle of Raventos Codorniu as the body for a car with added wheels and steering wheel, and with a driver and passender astride the bottle. The fan was clearly meant for the British market with the text on the reverse reading "Codorniu Spanish Champagne. The Favourite Wine of H.M. King and Queen of Spain. First Prizes in all Expositions. Ask for it." In 1872, Josep Raventós produced cava for the first time in Spain using the ?Traditional Method? and established a completely new industry in the Alt Penedès region. The Codorníu cellars at Sant Sadurní d'Anoia were built on the orders of Manuel Raventós between the end of the 19th and the beginning of the 20th century (1895-1915). He chose the renowned Catalán architect Josep Puig i Cadafalch, to design the facility. At that time Codorníu was producing about 100,000 bottles of cava per year. Born in Valencia in 1867, José Navarro Lloréns was influenced by several of Spain's greatest Romantic and Impressionist masters, including Mariano Fortuny and Joaquín Sorolla. With an innate talent for capturing the effects of light and colour, Navarro Llorens travelled to Morocco where he was able to exercise this aptitude to its fullest extent. The bright North African sun illuminated his palette, offering new patterns of clarity, colour and shadow. Navarro Llorens also discovered in Morocco a fresh subject matter. While he had always had a proclivity for depicting scenes of everyday life, the new themes he found in Morocco gave the artist the inspiration to compose some of his most beautiful and jewel-like canvases.

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        Pair of Watercolours showing the Arrival of Ships of the German Fleets at Scapa Flow November 1918

      

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        Analyse babylonienne. Originalholzschnitt. Von Christian Schad unten links betitelt und unten rechts voll signiert. 1918. 12,9 x 8 cm, Blattgröße 23 x 15,8 cm.

      , 1918.Dada in Zürich 59 mit Abbildung auf Seite 168 - Galeria Schwarz 1970, Nr. 24 mit Abbildung auf Seite 27. Christian Schad schuf im Jahr 1918 eine Reihe von abstrakten Holzschnitten, von denen er nur einige wenige Abzüge herstellte. Zu dieser Gruppe gehört auch vorliegender Holzschnitt. Er ist der einzige Holzschnitt den Schad mit einem Titel versah und der in einer Auflage von 38 Exemplaren gedruckt wurde. Der Druckstock des Holzschnittes gilt als verschollen. Der Holzschnitt war als Beilage für die Luxusausgabe der Züricher Zeitschrift Dada 4/5 vorgesehen, die in einer Auflage von 38 Exemplaren erscheinen sollte. Von dieser Luxusausgabe wurden jedoch nur einige Exemplare hergestellt und so ist zu erklären, daß sich allein im Nachlaß des Herausgebers dieser Zeitschrift noch 11 Exemplare befanden. Siehe dazu: Dokumentations-Bibliothek III. Teile der Bibliothek und Sammlung Tristan Tzara. Paris, Nr. 154. Schad war eng befreundet mit Walter Serner und Mitglied des Züricher Dadakreises. 2 ähnliche Holzschnitte steuerte Schad auch der im November erschienen Dadazeitschrift „Der Zeltweg" bei. Von großer Seltenheit.

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        The zionist commission in palestine aims and objects explained

      Zionist Organisation, London Bureau, Empire House, 175. Piccadilly, London W. 1 1918 - OCLC: Libraries worldwide that own item: 1 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Enfantines

      Nrf 1918 - - Nrf, Paris 1918, 17x21,5cm, broché. - Edition originale, un des 70 exemplaires numérotés sur Lafuma Voiron et réimposés dans le format in-quarto tellière, seuls grands papiers. Rare et agréable exemplaire exempt de rousseur. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] First edition, one of 70 numbered copies on Lafuma Voiron re-imposed in Tellière quarto format, the only large paper copies. A good and rare copy without foxing. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Hanny Fries Köpfe (Fotokopien) - Mappe mit 73 Photokopien, A4 (Portraits) aus den Skizzenbüchern der Künstlerin. Mit beiliegender, ausführlicher handschriftlicher Karte und Inhaltsverzeichnis der Mappe.

      Einige Blätter knitterspurig, ansonsten tadell. Einige Personen sind mehrfach in verschiedenen Posen dargestellt. 37 Blätter von Hand betitelt u. meist signiert.Folgende KünstlerInnen dapres nature sind vorhanden: Max Frisch, Ernst Jandl u. Friederike Mayröcker, Arnold Kübler, Friedrich Dürrenmatt, Elias Canetti, Christiane Rochfort, Marguerite Duras, Nathalie Sarraute, Nancy Mitford, Romain Gary, James Baldwin, Eugene Ionesco, H. C. Artmann, Zuckmeyer, Erich Kästner, Hans Dieter Hüsch, Werner Bergengrün, Marcel Marceau, Charlie Rivel, Carl Orff, Arthur Rubinstein, Ernest Ansermet, Igor Strawinsky, C. F. Ramuz, Peter Stein und seine Truppe, Jean Cocteau, Maria Becker, Silja Walter, S. Unseld, Albert Ehrismann, Cecile Lauber. Ausserdem Hans Henny Jahn, Uwe Johnson u. Ludwig Hohl - Hanny Fries (1918-2009) war Theaterzeichnerin am Schauspielhaus Zürich. Zwischen 1960 - 1978 hat sie mehr als 2000 Zeichnungen von den Inszenierungen gemacht.

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        Enfantines

      - Nrf, Paris 1918, 17x21,5cm, broché. - Prima edizione, una delle 70 copie numerate su Lafuma Voiron e ripristinata a Quarto formato protocollo solo grandi giornali. copia rara e piacevole libera di lentiggini. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 70 exemplaires numérotés sur Lafuma Voiron et réimposés dans le format in-quarto tellière, seuls grands papiers. Rare et agréable exemplaire exempt de rousseur.

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        Calligrammes (1913-1916) -

      Mercure de France 1918 -, Paris - 1 volume. In-8. 205 pp. Sous étui bordé et sous chemise en demi-maroquin noir à nerfs signée Patrice Goy et Carine Vilaine. Papier brun comme souvent; En bon état. EDITION ORIGINALE avec l?achevé d?imprimer à la date du 15 avril 1918. Elle est illustrée d'un portrait de Pablo Picasso, gravé sur bois par le peintre René Jaudon. Un des exemplaires numérotés à la presse sur tirage courant. Ce recueil de poèmes contient : Ondes - Étendards - Case d'Armons - Lueur des tirs - Obus couleur de lune - La Tete étoilée. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        TAMBOURS ET TROMPETTES

      ARNOUX, GUY. (ARNOUX,GUY)illus. TAMBOURS ET TROMPETTES. Paris: Devamber, no date [1918]. Large folio (13x19"), loose as issued in pictorial portfolio with ribbon ties. LIMITED TO 500 NUMBERED COPIES ON HAND-MADE PAPER. This fabulous item contains 11 absolutely stunning, large POCHOIR PAGES (including title page), each of which portray a different historical scene and military figure, either carrying a drum or a horn. Done with much detail and bold, vivid colors this is a very beautiful book in excellent condition.

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        Adolf Hitler - ein Mann und sein Volk / Sonderausgabe Illustrierter Beobachter * H A L B P E R G A M

      (noch zu Nr.21059:) - ". . . den geballten Armeen der ganzen Welt standhielt, um schließlich durch den Verrat von Schurken kapitulieren zu müssen. Ein Einzelner fasst den Entschluss, die Revolte vom November 1918 zu rächen. Ein armer, gasblinder Gefreiter des verratenen Feldheeres. - 15 Jahre später ist der unbekannte Gefreite mit dem Eisernen Kreuz Erster Klasse der Führer und Kanzler des Deutschen Reiches, und die ganze Nation steht, eine einzige geschlossene, stahlharte, begeisterte Front, hinter ihrem Führer und Kanzler. Das ist das deutsche Wunder, das die Welt nicht begreifen kann. Es ist der Dank der Nation an den Mann, der mit der Kraft seines Willens und mit der Glut seines Herzens ein Volk neu geformt und dem Volk einen neuen Staat geschaffen hat. Der "Illustrierte Beobachter" hat eine große, aufsehenerregende Sonderausgabe veranstaltet. Aus dem großen Bildarchiv des Reichsbildberichterstatters der NSDAP sind die schönsten Aufnahmen, zum Teil völlig unbekannte Bilder, ausgewählt worden. In packenden Schilderungen ersteht wieder der große Kampf um den Sieg." - Und in der Zeitschrift "Der SA-Führer" (Mai 1936) empfiehlt der SA.-Stabschef Viktor Lutze das Werk folgendermaßen: "Im Zentralverlag der NSDAP. erscheint zum 28. April 1936 eine große Sonderausgabe des "Illustrierten Beobachters" unter dem Titel "Adolf Hitler - ein Mann und sein Volk." Die Sondernummer berichtet auf 96 Seiten in umfassender Weise in Bild und Wort über unseren Führer und sein Werk. Hiermit ist ein Dokument des Kampfes und Sieges, ein Denkmal um das sieghafte Ringen des Führers um die Seele des deutschen Menschen gestaltet, ein Mal von seltener Wirksamkeit. Dieses Werk gehört in die Hände jedes Nationalsozialisten, da es in unvergleichlicher Größe und Wahrheit den Führer und deutschen Menschen Adolf Hitler zeigt!" - Zeitgeschichte im Bild, Unterhaltungs-Zeitschrift für deutsche Menschen, deutsche Illustrierte im Nationalsozialismus, Militär im 3.Reich, Führer-Bildband, Führer-Geburtstag, Adolf Hitler als Kunstfreund, Große Deutsche Kunstausstellung in München, SS, SA, NS.-Baukunst, Antisemitismus, Obersalzberg, Kampf und Sieg der NSDAP, Führerkult / Personenkult um Adolf Hitler, NS.-Presse, NS.-Schrifttum, illustrierte Bücher, völkisches / nationalsozialistisches Gedankengut

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        Platons - Ausgewählte Werke. Deutsch von Schleiermacher. In fünf Bänden. 5 Bde.

      München, Georg Müller 1918 - . 5 Bde. Holländisch Bütten. Kopfgoldschnitt. Dunkelrotes Orig.-Leder. (Klassiker des Altertums. 1. Reihe. Bde. 23-27). Nr. 62 von 150 Exemplaren der Vorzugsausgabe in Ganzleder. Gutes und sauberes Exemplar. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Les malheurs de Fernande

      A l'édition 1918 - - A l'édition, Paris 1918, 11,5x18,5cm, relié. - Edition originale, un des 15 exemplaires numérotés sur Arches, tirage de tête après 6 Japon. Reliure en demi chagrin marron chocolat à coins, dos à cinq nerfs légèrement éclairci, plats, gardes et contreplats de papier marbré, couvertures et dos conservés, tête dorée. Gardes intégralement ombrées. Belle couverture illustrée par Lobel-Riche. Agréable exemplaire joliment établi de cette suite de Jésus-la-Caille. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] First edition, one of 15 numbered copies on Arches paper, deluxe edition after 6 Japan. Binding half brown chocolate shagreen with corners, back with five nerves slightly cleared, boards, guards and contreplats marbled paper, wrappers and back preserved and bound in, gilded head. fully shaded guards. Beautiful cover illustrated by Lobel-Riche. Nice copy of this beautifully established following Jesus la Caille. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        L Hangar. Primo volume (1913-1918)

      Casa editrice della Rassegna Satura, Roma 1918 - Cartoncino ed. (sciolto). Prima edizione stampata in soli 400 esemplari su carta a mano di questa raccolta di brevi racconti del drammaturgo napoletano Alessandro Montanarella. I 15 poemetti propongono in un tono lirico che attanaglia, conquista e trasporta il lettore (Sibilla) alcune considerazioni sulla vita, sull amore e sui sogni; come dice l A. stesso L Hangar è il ricettacolo dei mie sogni, è una lacrima, un sorriso, un ghigno, un singhiozzo, un giacinto, un crisantemo . Le 16 splendide xilografie color rosso sanguigno sono opera originale del pittore Amerigo Bartoli. Il presente esemplare non è numerato ma reca una dedica dell A. al collega e combattente Oreste Camillo Mandalari. Al libro è aggiunto un opuscolo contenente un saggio critico di Salvatore Sibilla sul Montanarella. 4to (cm. 23,5), 111 pp. con 16 xilografie n.t. a piena pagina. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Amtliches Organ des Hamburger Arbeiter- und Soldatenbundes / Organ der Unabhängigen Sozialdemokratischen Partei 1. Jahrgang 1918. Nr. 1 8. November 1918 Nr. 5, 12. November 1918 Nr. 6, 13. November 1918 Nr. 7, 14. November 1918 Nr. 8, 15. November 1918 Nr. 10, 17. November 1918 Nr. 11, 18. November 1918 Nr. 12, 19. November 1918 Nr. 13, 21. November 1918 Nr. 26, 6. Dezember 1918 Nr. 30, 11. Dezember 1918.

      Konvolut bestehend aus 11 Ausgaben dieser seltenen lokalen Zeitung aus der Zeit der Novemberrevolution von 1918/1919 in der Hansestadt Hamburg. Das SPD-Blatt ?Hamburger Echo? wurde im Zuge der aufkommenden Novemberrevolution am 6. November 1918 von Anhängern der USPD übernommen und in ?Die Rote Fahne? (Hamburg) umbenannt. Vom 7. November 1918 bis einschließlich zum 1. Dezember 1918 firmierte das Blatt mit dem Untertitel ?Amtliches Organ des Hamburger Arbeiter- und Soldatenrates?. Ab dem 2. Dezember fungierte es offiziell als USPD-Organ. Eine weitere Umbenennung in ?Hamburger Volkszeitung? erfolgte am 16. Dezember 1918. Der minoritäre linksradikale Flügel der Hamburger Arbeiterschaft um Heinrich Laufenberg und Fritz Wolffheim schuf sich von Ende Februar 1919 bis Ende September 1920 ein eigenes Zeitungsprojekt unter dem Titel ?Kommunistische Arbeiter-Zeitung? (KAZ), das die hanseatische Fraktion der im April 1920 gegründeten Kommunistischen Arbeiterpartei Deutschlands (KAPD) repräsentierte. Parallel existierte die Berliner Dependance der KAZ. In dem Blatt spiegeln sich die dramatischen Ereignisse des Beginns und Höhepunkts der revolutionären rätedemokratischen Umwälzung wider, die in dieser Phase stark von der charismatischen Person Laufenberg geprägt waren, der vom 11. November 1918 bis zum 20. Januar 1919 den Vorsitz des Hamburger Arbeiter- und Soldatenrats inne hatte. In der Nr. 6 wird in einer u.a. von Laufenberg verantworteten Bekanntmachung vom 12. November 1918 verkündet, dass ?[d]er Arbeiter- und Soldatenrat die Ausübung der politischen Gewalt im Hamburger Staatsgebiet übernommen [hat]. Senat und Bürgerschaft bestehen nicht mehr. Das Hamburgische Staatsgebiet bildet künftig einen Bestandteil der deutschen Volksrepublik. Ueber die weitere Gestaltung der Verhältnisse entscheiden die später zu schaffenden gesetzgebenden Körperschaften. Für Ruhe und Ordnung wird Gewähr geleistet. Jeder gehe seinem Berufe nach. Die Beamten bleiben auf ihren Post die Gehälter werden fortgezahlt. Das Privateigentum wird geschützt. Plünderer werden standrechtlich abgeurteilt. Der Arbeiter- und Soldatenrat tagt von heute ab im Rathaus in Permanenz. [...].? - Exemplare an der Knickfalte etwas gebräunt und rissig. Insgesamt guter Zustand. Sehr selten! - Seywald 865, Eberlein 5071.

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        Die Eroberung Mexikos

      Bruno Cassirer,Berlin 1918 - Übersetzt von Mario Spiro. Mit 112 Federlithographien von Max Slevogt. Berlin, Bruno Cassirer 1918. 4°. 221 S. auf Bütten. Farbig illustr. Orig.-Seidenband nach Entwurf von Slevogt mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel und Kopfgoldschnitt. - Erste dieser illustrierten Ausgabe, erschienen in 250 num. Exemplaren. - Schauer II, 84. -Erste Ausgabe- Der empfindliche Seideneinband leicht angestaubt. - Gutes Exemplar.- [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Vingt-sept poèmes des Fleurs du mal de Charles Baudelaire illustrés par Rodin

      Société des Amis du Livre Moderne 1918 - Livre de bibliophilie de la "Société des Amis du Livre Moderne", illustré de 27 dessins à la plume et lavis exécutés en 1888 par Rodin pour Paul Gallimard (père de Gaston) sur son exemplaire des Fleurs du mal de 1857, reproduits ici dans un tirage unique de 200 exemplaires sur vélin, cet exemplaire n°162, préface de Camille Mauclair, in-12, reliure de l'éditeur en cuir de Russie souple bordeaux orné sur le premier plat d'un bouquet de chardons argenté, couvertures conservées, dos lisse orné du titre, tranche supérieure argentée, non paginé, sauf la préface de 8 pages, bon état, dos de la reliure très usé, tout le texte y compris dessins et couvertures en très bon état. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Sport and Science on the Sino-Mongolian Frontier

      London: Arthur Melrose, 1918 xvi, 295 pp with eighteen B&W plates. With a portrait frontis of the author and seventeen other photo plates. Attractively rebound in red half morocco gilt with marbled endpapers by Pennine Binders of Halifax. Some light internal foxing and spotting but generally a very nice copy of a scarce travel title. Size: Thick 8 Vo. Cloth and Red Leather Quarter. Fine.

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        POLAND: MAPA POLSKI I KRAJÓW O?CIENNYCH - WYDANIE TRZECIE. OPRACOWA? STANIS?AW MAX. WYDANI M. ARCTA.

      Warsaw [H Sk?odowski] 1918 - Chromolithograph mounted on original linen, with original red cloth edging, with additional hand-made blue colouring (Soft folds with small tears and tiny loss of image, slightly dusty, otherwise in a good condition) 97 x 100 cm (38.2 x 39.4 inches). ‘The Birth of Modern Poland on a map’ - an excellent wall map of Poland and surrounding regions, published in Warsaw near the end of World War I, when Poland’s fate was unknown and its boundaries undefined; however, the present example is uniquely augmented with manuscript shading, defining the re-born independent Polish state with its full 1922 borders. This fine wall map of Poland and surrounding regions was drafted by Stanis?aw Max and published in Warsaw in 1918, near the end of World War I. The Polish language map provides excellent topographic detail of a vast region extending from the Baltic Sea to the Black Sea, as well as labeling all major towns and roads. As the boundaries in the region were then in state of flux, the printed map labels the approximate locations of countries and regions, but is intentionally unclear as to the locations of most international boundaries, especially that of Poland (which in 1918 was under German occupation, but would soon be liberated by wars of independence). Importantly, the present example of the map is uniquely augmented in manuscript, in outlining and shading in green crayon, in order to showcase the territory of the Second Polish Republic, the first truly independent Polish state formed since 1795, with its borders as confirmed by treaties in 1922. In this sense, the map brilliantly showcases the birth of modern Poland. Historical Context: The Rebirth of Poland - The end of World War I (1914-8) hailed the rebirth of Poland as an independent state, after generations of foreign subjugation. In 1795, following the last of the three Partitions of the once mighty Kingdom of Poland, the nation ceased to exist as an independent entity, its territory being divided between Prussia, Russia and the Austrian Hapsburg Empire. While the Prussians and Austrians more or less absorbed the parts of Poland in their possession into their empires, the Russians set up the state of Congress Poland, which in reality was only a puppet state of Russia. While a part of Poland briefly held some autonomy as a French client state, known as the Duchy of Warsaw, from 1807 to 1815, and Polish Rebellions against Russian rule in Congress Poland occurred in 1830-1 and 1863-4, Polish independence remained elusive. To make a long story short, during World War I, Germany had the upper hand over Russia on the Eastern front, overrunning the Polish lands and extending its occupation into Russian territory beyond Minsk. The new Soviet regime in Russia sued for peace, and signed the Treaty of Brest-Litovsk (March 3, 1918) with Germany. This placed the new border between Germany and Russia along the ‘Brest-Litovsk Line’, which ran to the east of Lublin, Bia?ystok and Vilnius. The majority of Polish lands were thus under German control, with a portion in the south remaining under Austro-Hungarian rule. However in the month leading up to Germany and Austria-Hungary’s final surrender to the Western Allies on November 11, 1918, Austro-German control over much the Polish lands disintegrated. Polish leaders declared their intention to declare an independent Polish state, a move that would be supported by the Western Allies at the Treaty of Versailles deliberations. However, the Polish leadership knew that this move would be hotly contested by Poland’s neighbors, and so it organized rapid and effective military conscription and mobilization. Poland would have to fight on several fronts, for both its survival and to obtain the geographical boundaries it desired, resulting in a series of relatively short, sharp wars. In what became known as the Greater Poland Uprising (1918-1919), Poles in the former Grand Duchy of Posen (Pozna?) overthrew German rule, resulting in the region becoming P

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        Original Pen and Ink From "Blackie's Children's Annual"

      - Original Pen and Ink From "Blackie's Children's Annual" APPLETON, Honor C. Original Pen and Ink From "Blackie's Children's Annual". Original Pen and Ink from "Blackie's Children's Annual". [Glasgow: 1918]. Page 177 from "Blackie's Children's Annual," "Chrissie's Christmastide." Titled "When tea was over they had games." Picture depicts three young children, holding hands and what looks like to be skipping. (Measures 5 x 8 3/4 inches; 17 x 13 1/4 framed). Honor Charlotte Appleton (1879-1951). Trained at the Royal Academy Schools in London and Frank Calderon's School of Amazing Painting, Appleton worked in delicate watercolors, pen and wash, and black and white pen illustrations. She produced more than 150 books for children but also illustrated William Blake's Songs of Innocence. Her best known books are probably the "Josephine" books by Mrs. H.C. Cradock, in which Appleton used her famous 'child's perspective' of floor level illustrations. Her work was widely exhibited in British art galleries, including the prestigious Royal Academy. HBS 67445. $1,000

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        Sept Morceaux par C.F. Ramuz et sept dessins par René Auberjonois

      Mit 7 Original-Lithographien, [58] Blatt, 26x37, grünes OHLdr mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel Schönes Exemplar Nr 28 (von nur 40 Exemplaren, Gesamtausgabe 290) der gehobenen auf Japon gedruckten Ausgabe in einem Halbleder-Handeinband, im Impressum von Ramuz und Auberjonois eigenhändig signiert, mit 7 Original-Lithographien nach Zeichnungen von René Auberjonois. Die 2-farbig (schwarz-grün) gedruckten Schutzumschläge der Original-Broschur wurden mit eingebunden. Auberjonois und Ramuz - die eine langjährige Freundschaft verband - verwirklichten während des Krieges zusammen mit Strawinsky und Ernest Ansermet die "Histoire du soldat", die 1918 von der Compagnie Pitoëff aufgeführt wurde und zu der Auberjonois die Bühnenbilder schuf. Auberjonois schuf auch mehrere Porträts von Ramuz.

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        The Nelson Lee Library. No. 158-65, 264-74, 285-93, 375-80, 443, 448-54, 477-84; New series no. 2-3, 6, 8, 11, 18, 22-27, 29, 31-32, 34-39, 41-62, 67-69, 71-76, 79-84, 97, 99, 104-07, 110, 113-17, 119-21, 123-24, 129-32, 134, 136, 140-51, 154, 156-59, 166, 168, 170, 172-73, 176-79, 182-85, 187, 191-93; [2nd] New series no. 2-6, 8-10, 16, 24-27, 65-70, 91-93, 147-48, 150-51, 155-59, 161. [3rd] New series no. 1-4, 6-8, 10-15, 17-18, 20-21, 23-25. Between 15 June, 1918 - 12 Aug., 1933. Approx. 215 nos.

      Proprietors, Fleetway House, Farringdon Street. (Amalgamated Press.) 1918-32 - Stabbed as issued; one without wraps, one front wrap torn away, a few tears and spine splitting and a little foxing in some issues, but generally in good condition. A very good representative run of this St Frank?s school story series almost entirely written by Edwy Searles Brooks. The Wartime price is a penny halfpenny in smaller format, increasing to twopence in 1922. This set unfortunately lacks the coloured portraits of 1929 test cricketers and obviously is without the metal badges and models. After this run the series was combined with ?The Gem?. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        POEMS (Poems of Rainer Maria Rilke)

      Tobias A. Wright, New York 1918 - Octavo. LIMITED EDITION OF 500 COPIES. Translated by Jessie Lemont. Introduction by H. T. Title page and decorations by Dugald Stewart Walker. A near fine copy bound in tan paper boards with printed title label spine and front cover, minimal chip spine tip. In a dust jacket with majority of spine missing, title still intact. xxxvi, 65 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Claudius / Friedrich und Anna / Juanna.

      Erste Ausgabe. - Eins über die Auflage von 500 gedrucktes Exemplar. - Vorsatz mit eigenh. Widmung und Unterschrift an Gustav Landauer, dat.: Weimar 1918. - Uraufführung am 21 Oktober 1918 im Neuen Theater, Frankfurt am Main. - Einband fleckig u. mit kleiner Tintenkritzelei, Bindung neu verleimt. - Raabe/Hannich-B. 147. 15.

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        Karl Marx i Sotsialistcheskaia Revoliutsiia

      Izd.Petrograd.Sovdepa. (Petrograd 1918) - SCARCE First edition. Petrograd 1918. Original printed wrappers with photographic portrait of Karl Marx. Very good condition. 19,5cm, 32 pages. More pictures on request. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Allez, enfants de la Patrie !

      de 14 pp.., (1 f.) Paris, Léon Pichon, 1918, in-4, de 14 pp., (1 f.), broché, couverture imprimée, Discours prononcé à la séance de rentrée du Sénat le 17 septembre 1918 (1506e jour de la guerre) : "La décision militaire, l'Allemagne l'a voulue et nous a condamnés à la poursuivre. Nos morts ont donné leur sang en témoignage de l'acception du plus grand défi aux lois de l'homme civilisé." Un de 190 exemplaires numérotés de ce bel ouvrage.

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        SPRINGTIDE OF LIFE: POEMS OF CHILDHOOD

      - (RACKHAM,ARTHUR)illus. SPRINGTIDE OF LIFE: POEMS OF CHILDHOOD by Algernon Swinburne. London: Heinemann (1918). 4to, green gilt cloth, near Fine. 1st edition. Featuring 8 beautiful color plates and 52 black & whitess by Rackham. Laid in is a 2 page handwritten signed letter dated February 5, 1930 from Rackham to a Mr. Taylor reading: "Here are the remaining drawings for Mr. Scheuer. You will see there are 23 of them. This number is reached (instead of 16) because in several cases there was more than one drawing on the same sheet of paper and they are now separated. In two cases there were two drawings: and in one, six. The above is now my permanent home address to which all communication had better be addressed as I shall be there much more than at my London studio (where I can be, at any time, by appointment). I wish I had been able to get these drawings to you before this and I very much hope Mr. Scheuer has not been inconvenienced. I need hardly say it has not been possible to do otherwise but I am now back at work again and completely recovered from my operation." [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        "HEY FELLOWS!" Your Money Brings the Book We Need When We Want It.; American Library Association. United War Work Campaign - Week of November 11 • 1918....

      New York: American Lithographic Co. 1918. Single sheet broadside, printed in orange, brown & black on white paper. Image shows a doughboy, with books in hand, standing over a seated sailor, who is reading a book. 30" x 20" Only minor wear. Colors vibrant. Nr Fine....

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        From Mexico to India

      petit , 153pp. Sans lieu ni date [Madrid, 1918], in-8, petit , 153pp, broché, couverture beige illustrée et imprimée en noir, en partie non coupé, 9 reproductions photographiques in-texte, représentant des personnages et des monuments indiens. PREMIERE EDITION de ce récit de voyage en Inde (1908-1909) présenté sous forme de lettres de l'auteur. Piqûres sur le dernier plat, un mors intérieur fendu

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        War.

      London: Grant Richards Ltd,, 1918. A play in four acts. Translated by Percy Pinkerton and Ivan Ohzol. Octavo. Original brown cloth-backed brown boards, printed paper label to spine and front cover. With the dust jacket. Light foxing to edge of text block; an excellent copy in the jacket with some minor nicks to extremities. First edition thus, first impression. Scarce in the dust jacket. An earlier English translation by Thomas Seltzer was published in the US in 1916; the play was originally published in Moscow under the title Voina in 1914.

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        Die Volksregierung an die heimkehrenden Soldaten!

      - Mainz, E. Herzog, um 1918, 42,5x62 cm (mehrfach gefaltet) *Anschlag / Plakat des Rates der Volksbeauftragten.

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