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        Zur Kritik der deutschen Intelligenz. Bern, Der Freie Verlag, 1919.

      1919. 8vo. 327 pp. Publisher's original printed wrappers. Inscribed by the author. First edition, inscribed to the managing director of the "Freier Verlag" (whose name has been effaced): "[Herrn Hans Huber] / In treuer Kameradschaft / Hugo Ball". Three years previously, the author had co-founded (with Hans Arp, Tristan Tzara, and Marcel Janco) the famous "Cabaret Voltaire" in Zurich, regarded as the cradle of Dadaism. In his present book he provides a historical analysis and critique of the "idea of the German state", which he held responsible for destroying "German thought". Prophetically, he writes: "It is my steadfast conviction that the destruction of the Prusso-German arbitrary power, as postulated by President Wilson in his famous address at Mount Vernon, will not be sufficient to protect the world from another German assassination [...]. It is of the utmost importance for the envisaged League of Nations to become fully aware of the historic strength of this foiled German plot, of the moral depletion of a people that has suffered for a thousand years under to most terrible theocracy [...]". The radical Ball, influenced by the great theorists of Anarchism, had spent most of the War years in exile in Switzerland, where he died in 1927, aged 41. Presentation copies of his books are rare.

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        Sieben Monate vor Verdun 1916. Erlebnisse aus dem Felde in 50 Steinzeichnungen erzählt.

      Leipzig, Meissner & Buch für Beyer & Sohn, (1919). - Fol. Lithographierter Titel, lithographiertes Impressum und 49 (von 50) lithographierten Tafeln (ca. 43 x 30 cm). Unnummeriertes Exemplar außerhalb der Gesamtauflage von 100 num. Exemplaren. - Sehr seltenes graphisches Kriegstagebuch des Leipziger Künstlers: "Was der Künstler vom April bis November 1916 vor Verdun als Armierer, Friedhofsverwalter und Kompagniebaumeister sah, schuf und erlebte, das zieht hier mit der Leistner eigenen fabelhaften Naturtreue, ungeschminkt, drastisch wahr und dabei doch nie verletzend oder tendenziös übertreibend, vorüber" (Egbert Delpy, Verlagsanzeige). - Thieme/B. XXII, 600 (eines der graphischen "Hauptwerke"). - Beiliegend Verlagsanzeige (Doppelblatt mit Abbildungen). - Impressum mit altem Besitzvermerk eines Leipziger Sammlers. Gut erhaltene, frische Folge. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 1500 OPp.-Mappe mit Titelschild (beschädigter Rücken, Vorderdeckel lose, etw. fleckig).

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        Collection of vintage prints of the Middle East. Oman, Iraq, and other places, 1919/early 1920s.

      1919. 99 b/w prints. Various sizes, 65 x 105 to 145 x 205 mm. Mounted on black cardboard; captioned throughout in white. Dark blue calf album (extremeties rubbed and bumped), cord-bound, with marbled endpapers. Small oblong folio (335 x 247 mm). Curious album of original photographs taken throughout the Middle East. The set includes views of camels and boats in Mascat, river scenes and oases in Iraq (Ashar Creek; Euphrates), portraits of an Arab lady and sheikh (possibly a sometime Iraqi associate of Jack Philby, and member of his troop of Arabian franctireurs), a religious procession in Basra (Muharrah), street scenes and mosques in Baghdad, the ruins of Ctesiphon, Jebel al-Tarik, etc. Further images include Suez, Karachi, the Pacific islands of the South Seas, etc. - Well-preserved; from a Swedish collection. The first photograph is dated 19 Oct. 1919.

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        Some British Ballads

      , 1919 1919. ?Never did Old Poems Appear so Gayly Bedecked than Some British Ballads?"RACKHAM, Arthur. Some British Ballads. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. London: Constable & Co. Ltd, n.d. [1919]. Limited to 575 numbered and signed copies by the artist, this being copy no. 137. Quarto (10 7/16 x 8 5/8 inches; 265 x 218 mm.). Sixteen full color tipped-in plates with tissue guards lettered in red, twenty-four black and white drawings. Bound ca. 1960 by Bayntun (Rivière) in full red crushed levant morocco, covers decoratively bordered in gilt with gilt corner-pieces. Spine with five raised bands, decoratively tooled and lettered in gilt in compartments, cockerel end-papers, all edges gilt. Neat ink inscription on front blank leaf. Corners very slightly bumped otherwise a near fine copy in a handsome binding."Several of the Ballads in this book are based on the great work of Francis James Child?" (Note)"Few of Mr Rackham's work have been more consistently impressed with charm and beauty than his illustrations in colour to Some British Ballads. In them he pictures a succession of fascinating heroines habited in quaint and picturesque costumes, amid surroundings which, though belonging to no definite place or period, are always appropriate and congruous. His heroes are hardly less charming than his heroines, and the scenes in which they are represented constitute a series of fascinating and delightful pictures ... one must feel grateful to Mr Rackham for giving us the prettiest picture book of the season" (The Connoisseur, Vol. LVI, 1920).?Never did old poems appear so gayly bedecked than Some British Ballads, which Arthur Rackham has gorgeously illustrated with 16 paintings? It is hard to decide which the more attractive feature of this book?Mr. Rackham?s paintings or the ballads themselves? (New York Times)."No more effective inspiration for the gifted brush of Arthur Rackham could be found than these popular old ballads. Handsomely printed and bound, this magnificent work should appeal to all" (The Atlantic Monthly, Dec. 1920).

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        Gramatica del idioma Cachiquel escrita en 1748 por un religioso franciscano Carlos J. Rosales; publicala por vez primera con una introduccion, una bibliografia Cachiquel, Kiche, Zutuhil, correcciones, notas, un paralelo del Cachiquel y un compendio de la doctrina cristiana en Cachiquel y Castellano el Daniel Sánchez García

      Tipografia 'San Antonio', Guatemala, C.A. 1919 - 8vo, pp. [9], vi-xii, [13]-116, [4]; original printed green wrappers; text toned throughout; very good, and largely unopened. "Mayan languages, several of which have about a quarter of a million speakers (Kekchi, Mam, Yucatec, Quiché, and Cakchiquel) are spoken in southern Mexico and Guatemala, with some overspill into neighboring Central American countries" (Comrie, The World's Major Languages (1987), pp. 22). Wiki notes: "Kakchikel or Kaqchikel is a language spoken by the population Kakchikel in the west central region of Guatemala. The Kakchikel language is part of Quichean group of languages, which in turn is part of the Mayan language family. With approximately half a million speakers, it is one of the most important Mayan languages in Guatemala." Not in Ayer. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Lettre autographe signée au critique Louis Vauxcelles. [Paris], 6. II. 1919.

      1919. Une page in-4° oblongue. Friesz aimerait se voir décoré par le ministère. "Mon cher Vauxcelles, êtes-vous toujours bien avec monsieur Léon Bérard? Une demande de croix a été faite pour moi émanant de la direction de l'aéronautique pour récompenser mes services et particulièrement de la création du musée de l'armée au Trocadéro. Et déposée directement au cabinet du ministre de la guerre. Quant à moi je pense que c'est surtout mon passé d'art que vous connaissez mieux que moi-même qui m'autorise l'audace d'accepter cette distinction, si on veut bien m'en honorer. Je vous chargerai donc d'en toucher un mot à monsieur Léon Bérard que j'avais je crois autrefois réussi à intéresser au Salon d'automne pour que de sa haute influence il veuille bien me patronner auprès du général Mordac au cabinet du ministre. Je m'excuse de ce service, mais sachant que j'aurai l'occasion de vous prouver ma gratitude. Meilleurs sentiments de votre tout dévoué. | E. Othon Friesz. Je suis convaincu qu'un mot de monsieur Léon Bérard déciderait de toute hésitation".

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        The Countries and Tribes of the Persian Gulf. London, Harrison and Sons, 1919[-1920].

      1919. Large 8vo. 2 vols. (12), 264 pp. (4), 265-643, (1) pp. With frontispiece and 8 photo-plates. Original grey cloth. First edition, second issue. - Includes chapters on the advent of Islam on the Gulf coast, the Portuguese era in Eastern Arabia, the Al-Bu-Said dynasty, a history of commerce in the Gulf, a description of the country and the pearl fisheries, as well as a chapter on the tribes of the Gulf, with an entry on the Al-Kowasim ("a powerful Maadic tribe occupying the sea ports on the Pirate coast") as well as on Beni Yas and their towns, "Abu Thabi and Debaye". - The author's first appointment in Arabia was as Resident at Aden in 1867; he was later made Agent and Consul at Muscat before being promoted Consul General, first at Bagdad then at Zanzibar. This work was published posthumously by his widow from a remarkable archive of notes, "many of which were jotted down on odd bits of paper as he [Miles] rode through the desert on his camel". The book remains an authority on Omani history and provides a storehouse of knowledge for any reader interested in the Arabian Gulf. - Backs a little faded, with two small holes repaired. The final two lines of text on the title page have been removed by a previous owner; they would have included the note "Reprinted 1920", confirming the copy as part of the second issue. An extremely uncommon and desirable work. Rare, only two copies at auction within the last decades (the Peter Hopkirk copy, Sotheby's, 14 Oct. 1998, lot 989: £10,000).

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        Les amies

      1919. A l'enseigne de la guirlande, Bayonne 1919, 19,5x27,5cm, reliure de l'éditeur. - A l'enseigne de la guirlande, Bayonne 1919, 19,5x27,5cm, reliure de l'éditeur. - Edizione illustrata del cul-de-lampada e vignette originali di Jean-Gabriel Daragnes incise su legno, uno dei 250 esemplari numerati su Arches, disegnare solo con 30 diverse Giappone. Legatura cartone aperta Editor ricoperta di carta moiré morbido, titolo vignetta incollata sulla copertina. Autografo bello e prezioso di JG Daragnes André Gide che ha firmato per due volte (in inchiostro nero e penna a sfera blu). Una piccola mancanza di una mascella di lunghezza, bella copia. [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition illustrée de culs-de-lampe et de vignettes originaux de Jean-Gabriel Daragnès gravés sur bois, un des 250 exemplaires numérotés sur vélin d'Arches, seul tirage avec 30 divers Japon. Reliure de l'éditeur en plein cartonnage souple recouvert de papier moiré, vignette de titre encollée sur le premier plat. Précieux et bel envoi autographe de J.-G. Daragnès à André Gide qui a signé deux fois (à l'encre noire puis au stylo bille bleu). Un minuscule manque en pied d'un mors, bel exemplaire.

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        Shakespeare's Comedy of The Tempest

      , 1919 1919. Later Trade EditionIn the Scarce Dust Jacket[DULAC, Edmund, illustrator]. SHAKESPEARE, William. Shakespeare's Comedy of The Tempest. With Illustrations by Edmund Dulac. London: Hodder & Stoughton, [1919].Later trade edition. Large quarto (10 15/16 x 8 1/2 inches; 277 x 216 mm.). xxiv, 143, [1] pp. Forty color plates, including frontispiece, mounted on cream art paper with captioned tissue guards. Five black and white headpieces for each act. Publisher's blue cloth over boards, front cover and spine decoratively stamped and lettered in gilt. A fine copy in the original tan dust jacket printed in dark brown and with a copy of the color plate facing p. 66 pasted on to the front panel. Slight chipping at head and tail of jacket spine, otherwise fine."Dulac...was working on illustrations for The Tempest which Hodder and Stoughton were to release at Christmas as one of a series of Shakespeare plays on quarto volumes...Dulac's illustrations were much brighter...His feeling for the picture as a whole seemed more convincing and showed greater human understanding as the illustrations moved beyond stage scenes and became mood pictures or tone poems..."Dulac's greater assurance in The Tempest was manifested on many beautifully observed scenes" (White, p. 36).The book is scarcely seen in its dust jacket. Hughey does not even record that the book was issued in one. It may be that Hodder and Stoughton only used the misprinted dust jacket on a limited number of copies before deciding to scrap it.Hughey 19a.

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        Histoire de Minoutchehr selon Le Livre des Rois.

      1919Illustrée par Michel SIMONIDY. Paris, Piazza, 1919, in-8, plein maroquin bleu, plats encadrés d'un décor mosaïqué géométrique orientaliste, dos orné et titré à 4 nerfs, gardes plein maroquin bordé de cinq filets dorés et d'un décor géométrique orientaliste, contregarde tissé de motifs géométriques, tranches dorées, sous étuit papier reliure bordé de maroquin bleu signé, 184 pages complétées d'une double suite. (E. Maylander). Exemplaire nominatif (Jean Lindet numéro J), un des 25 exemplaires sur Japon avec deux états des illustrations. L'histoire du roi Minoutchehr constitue le septième chapitre du Shahnameh, Le Livre des Rois écrit par le poète Firdousi vers l'an 387 de l'hégire. Première grande

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        The Holy Scriptures According To The Masoretic Text. A New Translation With The Aid Of Previous Versions And With Constant Consultation Of Jewish Authorities

      The Jewish Publication Society of America, Philadelphia 1919 - Folio. XVI, 1136pp. Full crushed morocco with gilt lettering on front cover and blind-stamped borders on covers. Spine with raised bands and gilt lettering. All edges gilt. Gilt tooling at edges of interior front and back covers. Blue-green marbled endpapers. Two ribbon markers. This large pulpit Bible is beautifully bound and bears the following inscription in gilt on the front cover: "Presented to Congregation Emanu-el in loving memory of Samuel L. Dinkelspiel by his devoted wife." This edition is a full translation of the Hebrew bible into English, with text printed in a two column format. This is a reprint of the original 1917 edition, from two years earlier. Binding with some light scratching and smudging to front and back covers. Back cover with a few small abrasions. Some light rubbing to hinges of spine, raised bands and corners. Gilt edges at side and bottom mostly rubbed off. Interior with 1.5" closed tear a right side of title page. Sporadic minor foxing and minor smudging to a few pages. Binding and interior in overall very good condition. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Geologie der Schweiz.

      Chr. H. Tauchnitz, Leipzig 1919 - 2 in 3 Bänden. Leipzig, Chr. H. Tauchnitz, 1919-1922. Gr.-8°. XX, 704 S.; XII, 476 S.; XXVI S. 477-1018. Mit 76 zum Teil gef. oder kol. Tafeln (davon 2 Portraits, 14 Karten und 17 geologische Profile), 18 gef. Tabellen und 375 Textillustr. Halblederbände der Zeit. A. Heim, 1849-1916, Schweizer Geologe, "Direktor der geologischen Sammlungen beider Hochschulen in Zürich 1881 und Schöpfer der Sammlung für allgem. Geologie. Bahnbrechender Erforscher der geologischen Verhältnisse der Schweiz, die er in zahlreichen Veröffentlichungen beschrieben hat" (HBLS, IV,125). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Collection of 4 portrait photographs (vintage), 3 of which are signed or inscribed to Kraus's printer Georg Jahoda, and 10 publications with autogr. inscription, dated and signed, to Johanna Jahoda, daughter of Georg Jahoda. Vienna, 1919-1935.

      1919. Portrait dimensions: 181 x 111 mm; 191 x 152 mm; 155 x 212 mm; 206 x 159 mm. Original black-and-white albumen prints. - Books: 9 works in 18 vols., mainly first editions. Original cloth and boards. 8vo. Three fine, large-format portraits by Charlotte Joel-Heinzelmann, Berlin (taken in 1921-1925): the famous shot of Kraus with a book and cigar, signed "Karl Kraus" on the blindstamped cardboard backing, and two less common pictures (somewhat faded, one signed "Ch. Joel" on the cardboard) inscribed "für Georg Jahoda | Karl Kraus | April 25" and (within the image) "für Georg Jahoda | Sept. 23 | Karl Kraus". The fourth portrait, probably taken in the late 1920s by Albert Hilscher (1892-1964) and used by Kraus as his passport photo, is unsigned. - All books inscribed by Kraus "für Johanna Jahoda", "für Frau Johanna König-Jahoda" or "für Hansi König-Jahoda". Includes: Epigramme (Wien/Leipzig 1927): "Wien, im Okt. 27". Die Unüberwindlichen (Wien/Leipzig 1928): "Wien, im Mai 1928". Literatur und Lüge (Wien/Leipzig 1929): "Wien, im Februar 1929". Worte in Versen (9 vols., Wien/Leipzig 1919-1930): "Wien, im Okt. 1930" (in vol. 9). Die Chinesische Mauer (dedicated to the memory of Georg Jahoda, Wien/Leipzig 1930): "Wien, im März 1930". Zeitstrophen (Wien/Leipzig 1931): "Wien, im April 31". Peter Altenberg, Auswahl aus seinen Büchern (ed.) von K. K. (Wien 1932): "Wien, Weihnachten 31". Shakespeares Sonette (Wien/Leipzig 1933): "Wien, 1. März 1933". Shakespeares Dramen vol. 1 (Wien 1934) :"Wien, im Mai 1934". Vol. 2: "Wien, 6. Dez. 1935". All volumes somewhat rubbed, with wear to hinges and spines. First editions throughout, except vols. 1-3 and 5 of "Worte in Versen". - Johanna ("Hansi") Jahoda was the daughter of Georg Jahoda (1863-1926), whose printing shop committed to press Kraus's famous journal "Die Fackel" as well as most of his other writings. Jahoda was one of the few who was able to read Kraus's handwriting fluently, and bore Kraus's fanatic proofreading habits with equanimity, for which virtues the author bestowed on his printer the honour of being named "co-creator" of his works. When Jahoda passed away, Kraus published a poem in his memory; the press was continued by his son Martin Jahoda until after the death of Kraus. During the heyday of the relationship between Kraus and Jahoda, Johanna herself helped out at the printing shop. - Provenance: acquired directly from the niece of Johanna Jahoda. WG² 40, 46, 48, 18 (vols. 4, 6-9), 51, 54, 56, 58, 59.

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        IMPRESIONES DE NEW YORK - Inscribed by the Composer to Maurice Ravel

      New York: G. Schirmer, 1919. Used; Like New/Used; Like New. Piano solo, No. 3 Coqueteria from Impresiones de New York, inscribed to the composer Maurice Ravel and signed, "Paris, 15.V.1923 (May 15, 1923)." 7pp. <br>One of the foremost Chilean composers of the 20th century, Soro had a long term contract with Schirmer and was the first Chilean to have works published abroad.  His first studies were in his home town of Concepción, but he soon won a government scholarship to study in Milan. He returned to Chile in 1905, and was active as pianist, conductor, composer and teacher. As a composer he specialized in symphonic and chamber music and piano works. In 1922 he was elected as a member of the Society of Composers of Paris.

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        HEARTBREAK HOUSE, GREAT CATHERINE, AND PLAYLETS OF THE WAR

      Constable and Company Ltd., London 1919 - Original green cloth. Laurence A149b: published a week earlier in America. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author on the half title page "To Henriette & Augustin Hamon/from Bernard Shaw./10th Oct. 1919." The Hamons were French socialists and the translators of Shaw's works into French. Scattered light foxing, typical for this title. In the scarce dustwrapper which is complete with a slightly darkened spine and virtually no wear. Close to Fine in a Fine dustwrapper [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        THE BOOK OF HALLOWEEN

      Boston: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard, 1919. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very good+ with no dust jacket.. 8vo (8 in. tall); xi 195. Blue cloth with gilt, dark blue and yellow lettering and decorations on cover and spine. Frontispiece and seven plates in black and white. Initial publication date of August 1919 stated. Tight and square binding. Pages largely clean and unmarred with no bookplate, writing, marks or folds; no loose pages. Spine plus top and fore-edge of each panel sun darkened; rear panel lightly soiled; extremities lightly rubbed; last fly-leaf with 1/4 in. and 1 in. closed tears; occasional unobtrusive foxing. A scarce and uncommonly well-preserved copy of The Book of Hallowe'en, considered the first book on the history behind the holiday.

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        Les Après-Midi de Montmartre.

      - P. L'Edition 1919. Grand in-8° à toutes marges, demi-vélin, titre bicolore gravé en long, plats de papier marbré, couverture conservée (rousseur sur le dernier témoin). Edition originale du premier ouvrage illustré par CHIMOT de 14 eaux-fortes sous serpentes légendées (il manque malheureusement 4 serpentes à notre exemplaire). Tirage limité à 175 exemplaires un des 50 sur Hollande resevés à l'éditeur. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Autograph letter signed. Vienna, 30. XII. 1919.

      1919. Large 4to. 2 pp. To an unnamed addressee, telling from plans to move to Jena together with his mother now that his father had died.

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        The Dhofar District. In: The Geographical Journal. Vol. LXIII No. 2 (February 1919). London, The Royal Geographical Society, 1919.

      1919. 8vo. pp. 97-105 (entire volume: iv, 65-128 pp., with 18 photographic illustrations and a folding colour map). Original printed blue wrappers. Early account of a visit to the seaport of Dhofar (Oman) on the southern coast of the Peninsula, including an interesting account of the local boats and the sailing skills of their owners. The illustrations show Makalla in Hadramaut, a camel drawing water in Dhofar, and the ruins of the temple of al-Bilad. Macro, Bibliography of the Arabian Peninsula, 777. OCLC 49427292.

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        Autograph postcard signed ("Tzara"). Zurich, 30. VII. [1919].

      1919. 8vo. 1 p. With autograph address. To the German lyricist Alfred Vagts (1892-1986), telling him that the two poems he had sent will be published separately in "Zeltweg" and "Dada": "[...] Perhaps you will send us some other ones [...]" (translated from the German original).

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        Umelecky list

      Hodonin (Olomouc): Sdruzeni vytvarnych umelcu moravskych 1919 - Quarto 29.5x23cm, wrappers, three years in 12 numbers (all published)from 1919 to 1921. Art journal founded by members of the collective of Moravian artists founded in Hodonin near Olomouc. Their work involved portraiture and landscape, figurative sculpture and traditional architecture. Their last issue featured the art and culture of Slovenia and showcased a number of modernists. Includes some original graphics. Four library holdings in North America. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Autograph letter signed. Alsbach (Hessia), 6. I. 1919.

      1919. Large 4to. 1½ pp. With autogr. envelope. To Felix Grafl in Vienna, particularly on the health of his wife Hedwig, who was of a very bad condition then, and on the secret of the Divine in the arts.

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        On Patrol

      William Blackwood & Sons, London 1919 - A very fine copy copy of a scarce title in the complete illustrated dust jacket. Lovely dramatic cover art by C. Harvey. A book of World War I poetry. Extremely scarce in jacket and particulary rare in a fine jacket such as this. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        RAINBOW VALLEY

      KIRK. MONTGOMERY,L.M. RAINBOW VALLEY. NY: Frederick Stokes (1919). 8vo, green cloth, pictorial paste-on, near fine in dust wrapper (dust wrapper chipped with some soil). 1st ed. The next to last "Anne" story, featuring Anne's six children and their neighbors. Illustrated by MARIA KIRK with tissue guarded frontis repeated on cover. Quite scarce, especially in dust wrapper.

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        The Caliph's Design

      London: The Egoist Ltd.,, 1919. Architects! Where is your Vortex? Octavo. Original marbled blue and white paper over card boards, printed label on front cover. Spine lightly sunned, a little wear to head and tail of spine, small stain and abrasion to label, light bump to bottom fore-corner, blue stain to endpapers (offsetting from the wraparound paper cover). Nevertheless a very good copy of a fragile publication. First edition, first impression, 1,000 copies were printed. With the rare publisher's flyer for Lewis's debut novel Tarr, "some were laid into copies of The Caliph's Design" (Morrow & Lafourcade). "In The Caliph's Design: Architects! Where is Your Vortex?, Lewis offers the most sustained and considered of his early critiques of the art scene of the early twentieth century. Published in 1919, it is a work of the immediate post-vorticist period and a product of Lewis's chastened sensibility following his service in the Great War" ( Toby Avard Foshay, Wyndham Lewis and the Avant-Garde: The Politics of the Intellect, 1992, p. 6).

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        La guirlande d'Aphrodite.

      Paris, L'édition d'art, 1919.Un vol. in-8 (17x23. 5) broché, couverture illustrée. Illustré de dessins de Paul Regnard (=Kupka) gravés par E. Gasperini. Tiré à 600 exemplaires numérotés, celui-ci un des 550 sur vélin à la cuve.

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        Les Mots en liberté futuristes

      Milano, Edizioni Futuriste, 1919 19,2 x 12,7 cm, broché, 107 pp., Illustration sur 4 feuillets dépliant, 9 ff. n. ch. (y compris 2 ff. de catalogue des éditions Poesia en fin d'ouvrage). Edition originale de ce manifeste par lequel Marinetti relançait le mouvement futuriste dont il ne fut pas tiré de grand papier. Exemplaire enrichi d'un envoi autographe signé de l'auteur au romancier corse Pierre Bonardi dont les premiers livres furent édités par Les éditions de La Sirène : "A M. Pierre Bonardi / avec une forte poignée de main / F. T. Marinetti". Tampon humide de Marinetti en quatrième de couverture. Restauration au dos, quelques petites marques du temps à la couverture, sinon bel exemplaire de ce chef-d'oeuvre typographique du XXème siècle bien complet des illustrations dépliantes ici en très bel état. Rare avec envoi. .

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        Houpacky [Swings], nos. 1-6 (all published).

      Irkutsk: Litografie Inf.-Osvet. Odboru M. V 1919 - Quartos (30.5 × 25.7 cm). Original pictorial self-wrappers; 4 to 8 pp. each. Richly illustrated, with vignettes and drawings, many full-page and in color. Bound in contemporary stiff card boards; not resized; one leaf stained, else about very good. Complete run of this strikingly illustrated and lithographically produced satirical journal by Czechoslovak Legion soldiers, who fought alongside the White Army in Siberia after WWI and controlled large stretches of the Transsiberian Railroad from 1918&#150;19. The journal was published June&#150;November 1919, after the Legion soldiers had retreated further eastward alongside Kolchak&#146;s army, while transporting the bulk of the Imperial gold reserves for the Whites. In 1920, the Czechoslovak Legion was gradually evacuated by ship from Vladivostok and over 60.000 soldiers returned to the Czechoslovak Republic. Despite the precarious conditions, the Legion issued a daily newspaper using a printing press on board the train, as well as issuing numerous brochures, books, as well as handwritten lithographed bulletins in small print runs. During longer stops, such as during their time in Vladivostok, a printer&#146;s shop was set up outside the train and the operations significantly expanded. Thus, the present journal was printed in color on large leaves of better quality paper stock. Edited by one Jan Rada, who wrote most of the humorous texts, and illustrated by Váca Stepán, whose caricatures make light of the absurd conditions of the Czechs in their Siberian exile, allied commanders such as Maurice Janin, and the Czechoslovak president T. G. Masaryk. KVK, OCLC show complete sets at the British Library and University of Melbourne, and incomplete holdings at Nanterre-BDIC (nos. 5 and 6) and Michigan (nos. 1-5). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Bucolica:: Ecologa I-X.

      München, Georg Müller, 1919. - Folio. LI S., 1 nn. Bl., mit 30 (20 ganzseitigen, inklusive Titel) Original-Lithographien von Richard Seewald. Originalhalbpergament mit Deckelillustration in Originalschuber, (Schuber gering beschabt und angestaubt). Erste Ausgabe mit diesen Illustrationen. - Schauer II, 114. - Eins von 300 nummerierten Exemplaren. - Druck der Lithographien bei Wolf & Sohn in München, Einband nach Vorlagen von Paul Renner bei Gustav Fritzsche in Leipzig. - Schönes Exemplar. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        26 Bände. Mitteilungen der [später &#132;aus der"] Staatsforstverwaltung Bayerns. Herausgegeben vom Königlichen Staatsministerium der Finanzen, Ministerial-Forstabteilung

      (ab 1919 vom Bayerischen Staatsministerium der Finanzen, ab 1937 vom Bayerischen Ministerpräsidenten Landesforstverwaltung, ab 1951 vom Bayer. Staatsministerium für Ernährung, Landwirtschaft und Forsten, Ministerialabteilung), München. - 26 Bände. Mitteilungen der [später &#132;aus der"] Staatsforstverwaltung Bayerns. Herausgegeben vom Königlichen Staatsministerium der Finanzen, Ministerial-Forstabteilung (ab 1919 vom Bayerischen Staatsministerium der Finanzen, ab 1937 vom Bayerischen Ministerpräsidenten Landesforstverwaltung, ab 1951 vom Bayer. Staatsministerium für Ernährung, Landwirtschaft und Forsten, Ministerialabteilung), München. Jahrgänge Heft 2 bis 27 komplett (1901 bis 1952), mit Heft 11, der bei CH Beck erschienene Sondernummer &#132;Forsteinrichtungs-Anweisung". 1913 wurde die Reihe umbenannt in &#132;Forststatistische Jahresberichte der bayer. Staatsforstverwaltung". Von den Bänden bis 1913 enthalten lediglich 2 der vorhandenen Jahrgängen längere Texte, Bd. 3 (Instruktion zur Ermittlung der Entschädigung für Staatswaldgrund zum Eisenbahnbau) und 10 (Forstarbeiter-Statistik), heißt es im Vorwort von Bd. 16. Bis Heft 19 im Selbstverlag der Behörde, Heft 20 bei Veduka AG, München, Heft 21 Manz Vlg., ab Heft 22 nur mehr ein Druckvermerk (Universitätsbuchdruckerei Wolf, München). Je 8°, bis Heft 17 (1926) in Halbleinwand mit goldener Rückenbeschriftung gebunden, dann kartoniert, bis Heft 15 (1913) statistisches Material auf teils aufklappbaren Tafeln bzw. normalen Seiten, danach Text. Zustand: Einbände berieben, staubig und teils fleckig, Blöcke und Schnitte partiell stockfleckig (obere Schnitte immer), partiell mit Abreibungen der obrsten Papierschicht am Einband (unten angegeben) Stempel auf Titeleien oder Vorsätzen oder Einbänden, kartonierte Ausgaben lichtrandig, sonst, wenn nicht unten anders angegeben, in gutem Zustande. Die Einbände partiell mit leichten Lagerschäden, die Blöcke schön. Jahrgang 1901 (Heft 2, 164 Seiten, eine schöne ausklappbare Karte, hier der Einband mit montiertem Rückenschildchen), 1903 (Heft 3, 112 Seiten), 1904 (4. Heft, 138 Seiten), 1905 (5. Heft, 130 Seiten), 1906 (6. Heft, 139 Seiten, bestossen), 1907 (7. Heft, 122 Seiten, Einband mit Abreibung), 1908 (8. Heft, 193 Seiten, Einband mit Abreibungen), 1909 (9. Heft, 207, Zustand wie vor), 1910 (Heft 10, Forstarbeiter-Statistik, 157 Seiten und 5 Tafeln), 1910 (Heft 11, Sondernummer bei CH Beck erschienen, Forsteinrichtungs-Anweisung, 141 Seiten, eine Tafel, hier in Halbleinen mit Rückenschild, Einband stärker fleckig und mit Abreibung, kleine Läsur am Rücken oben), 1910 (Heft 12, 215 Seiten), 1911 (Heft 13, 235 Seiten), 1912 (Heft 14, 273 Seiten), 1913 (Heft 15, 164 Seiten), 1925 (Heft 16, 209 Seiten, enthält die Texte &#132;Waldbauliche Grundsätze und Vorschriften für den Pfälzerwald" und &#132;Die Douglasfichte in Bayern" von Dr. Harrer), 1926 (Heft 17, 142 Seiten, Tafeln, enthält Texte zum Thema &#132;Aus dem forstlichen Versuchswesen Bayerns", hervorzuheben der Text &#132;Standortbedingungen der Durchforstungsversuche im Sachsenriederforst" eines Gustav Krauss), 1926 (Heft 18, 114 Seiten, enthält &#132;Die Bedeutung der Gesamtwuchsleistung an Baumholzmasse für die Beurteilung der Standorts- und Bestandsgüte"), 1928 (Heft 19, 99 Seiten, s-w-Tafeln, enthält 2 Texte), 1929 (Heft 20, 89 Seiten, enthält einen Text zum Betriebsverband Unterhausen und einen Text zum Frankenwald), 1930 (Heft 21, 105 Seiten, Tafeln, 2 Texte: &#132;Der Windwurf 1920 im Forstamt Breitenthal und die Wiederaufforstung" von Wopfner und &#132;Geschichte des Ebersberger Forstes" von K. Mantel), 1937 (Heft 22, 118 Seiten, Tafeln, ein Text über &#132;Das Auftreten der Fohleneule in Mittelfranken 1928-1931"), 1937 (Heft 23, 166 Seiten, Text &#132;Die Stammsäule der Fichtenbestockung" von Rohmeder), 1939 (Heft 24, 153 Seiten, Tafeln, beiliegende Schaubilder und Karten, enthält &#132;Auszug aus dem Betriebswerk für die staatlichen Rheinauwaldungen der Pfalz nach dem Stand von 1935, bearbeitet im Forsteinrichtungsreferat des Regierungsforstamtes Pfalz"), 1939 (Heft 25, 137 Seiten, Tafeln, enthält &#132;Der ländliche Kleinwaldbesitz in der Haus- und Dorfwirtschaft des Oberpfälzer Grenzgebirges" von G. Ferst), 1951 (Heft 26, 194 Seiten, enthält 4 Texte, hervorzuheben die 67seitig [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Night and Day

      London: Duckworth and Company, (1919) - First edition. 8vo. (iv), 538, (2) pp. Publisher's dark grey cloth, lettered in blue to the spine and upper board. Expertly recased with a neat repair to the head of the spine, a very good copy. The author's second novel. Kirkpatrick, A4a.

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        Du Monde entier

      Paris, Editions de la Nouvelle Revue Française ., 1919 in 8 carré broché Édition collective. Un des 123 et un des 111 exemplaires réimposés sur papier Lafuma de Voiron pur fil. Couverture fragile et jaunie avec manque angulaire sur le premier plat. Dos bruni et fragile. Intérieur très frais sans rousseurs. Mériterait une reliure.

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        Stoian Rainov (The painter Stoian Rainov, album of reproductions). Knigi za bibliofili (Books for bibliophiles), 2.

      Stara Zagora: Knigoizdatelstvo Vezni 1919 - Octavo (15 x 15 cm). Original pictorial wrappers by Sirak Skitnik; [3] pp., [8] leaves of plates, of which three in color. Wrappers lightly worn to edges; still about very good. Album of eight reproductions of work by Stoian Rainov (or Raynov, 1894-1978), one of the founders of the Bulgarian school of ceramics, who began his career in the Secessionist manner, with drawings and vignettes. Rainov did not embrace Expressionism, unlike fellow Bulgarian modernists Sirak Skitnik and Geo Milev, hewing closer to a Symbolist and Secession-influenced style. Rainov's elder brother Nikolai Rainov (1889-1954) was a poet, writer, and artist. Both were close to the poet and artist Geo Milev, who published the journal Vezni in 1919-21. Rainov remains completely unknown in the West. Eight full-page reproductions of Rainov's work, which show various influences, such as Symbolism, Japan, and the esoteric, some with titles, others with aphorisms and citations of contemporary Bulgarian literature. This publication is pictured in Ruzha Marinska, Geo Milev and the Art (2015), p. 45. Not in Jacono. KVK, OCLC show a sole copy, at Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Le Manuscrit trouvé dans un chapeau. Dessins de Pablo Picasso.

      Société Littéraire de France, 1919, 1 volume de 20x27 cm environ, 114 pages, broché, sous chemise cartonnée et emboîtage assorti, reliure demi chagrin lie-de-vin, titres dorés sur le dos de la chemise. Edition originale tirée à 750 exemplaires sur Vélin Lafuma. Exemplaire N° 455, orné de dessins à la plume par Pablo Picasso. Dos fendu, quelques frottements sur les angles de l'étui, bon état pour le reste.Merci de nous contacter à l'avance si vous souhaitez consulter une référence au sein de notre librairie.

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        La vie & l'oeuvre de Pierre-Auguste Renoir.

      Paris, chez Ambroise Vollard, 1919.In-4 de 261-[19]p., couvertures et dos conservés, demi-maroquin chocolat (85% cacao), dos à nerfs (auréole sur les couv. ). Illustré 51 héliogravures hors-texte, de très nombreux dessins in-texte, d'une lithographie en couleur d'André Clot d'après Renoir, et d'une eau-forte originale de Renoir. Tiré à mille exemplaires, celui-ci (n° 729) un des 525 sur "beau papier teinté". Singulier exemplaire dédicacé par Ambroise Vollard "à M. et à Mme Cappiello / en hommage respectueux". Est montée dans l'exemplaire une lettre manuscrite de Vollard aux Capiello. Edition originale.

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        Vezni: literaturno-khudozhestveno spisanie [Scales: magazine for literature and art], vol. I, nos. 1&#150;12 (complete first year).

      Sofia: 1919 - Octavos (20 × 15.3 cm). Contemporary maroon cloth, with title to spine; original printed self-wrappers; each ca. 30&#150;40 pp. Each issue with black-and-white and color reproductions of Bulgarian and foreign art, in the text and on special leaves of plates. Issues resized to binding; occasionally lightly soiled; embossed private library stamp to two issues, and one article with pencil underlining; still good or better. The complete first year, in twelve issues, of the important journal of Bulgarian and international modernist art and literature--especially Symbolism--published between September 1919 and March 1922, and edited by the poet and literary critic Geo Milev (1895&#150;1925). 'Vezni' was founded after Milev's return from Berlin, where he recovered from wounds received in the war, but was also exposed to art movements such as Franz Pfemfert's "Die Aktion" and Herwarth Walden's "Der Sturm." "In 'Vezni' the Bulgarian reader encountered for the first time the world of modern art in the form of mostly high quality reproductions, partially in colour, occasionally full-page, as well as in detailed discussions" (Domenico Jacono, "Bulgarian Modernism," p. 11). In addition to presenting the works of both Western artists (Gustav Klimt, Aubrey Beardsley, Oskar Kokoschka, Franz Marc, and Egon Schiele, for instance) and Russian modernists (such as Marc Chagall, Natalia Goncharova, and Wassily Kandinsky), "Vezni" was instrumental in promoting the work of Bulgarian modernist artists, such as Ivan Boiadzhiev, Stoian Rainov, Sirak Skitnik, and Vasil Zakhariev. It was also the forum in which many foreign modernist writers and their aesthetic programs were first presented to Bulgarian readers &#150; among them Baudelaire, Gide, Rimbaud, Verhaeren, Verlaine, Aleksandr Blok and Oscar Wilde. "Vezni" also published the works of many Bulgarian avant-garde poets and writers, such as Lamar, Ivan Milev, Chavdar Mutafov and Nikolai Rainov. Each issue also contains a "critical review" of new publications and exhibitions. Among important Bulgarian statements regarding new artistic developments are Geo Milev's short essay "Expressionism" in issue 10 and Sirak Skitnik's "Old and new art?" in issue 7. Milev would eventually join the Communist Party, which lent the journal an increasingly political edge. "Vezni" appeared weekly before being discontinued in 1922 due to lack of funding. The issues of the first volume contain reproductions of work by Beardsley, Boiadzhiev, Gauguin, van Gogh, Kandinsky, Franz Marc, Edvard Munch, Kandinsky, Adriana van Rees-Dutilh, Dante Gabriel Rosetti, Schiele, Sirak Skitnik, Vrubel, Zakhariev and others. See also &#147;Geo Milev&#146;s Vezni Journal and Modern Art,&#148; in Marinska 2015. Jacono 1. KVK, OCLC only locate paper issues of vols. I and II (non-microfilm or xerox) at Indiana University. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Un Ventre di donna. Romanzo chirurgico.

      Facchi Editore (Cooperativa Grafica degli Operai), 1919 (ott.). in 16° brossura con piatto anteriore riccamente illustrato a colori da L. Venna, titoli ai piatti e al dorso EDIZIONE ORIGINALE. Romanzo epistolare parolibero. La tiratura fu legata con due brossure: una prima emissione con la tipica grafica elaborata da Venna per i titoli Facchi (vedi Isola dei baci prima ed.; Madrigali e grotteschi di Corra ecc.), stampata in rosso; la presente con un bel disegno a colori sempre del Venna (con uno stile e un'impaginazione che ricordano da vicino l'analogo caso della seconda edizione de L'isola dei baci). Cfr. Cammarota, Marinetti, 72. Bell'esemplare.

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        La Belle histoire de Geneviève.

      1919 2 in-4Manuscrit, (1919), 2 volumes in-4, demi-maroquin bleu, couvertures jaspées bleues et or à coins en maroquin bleu, dos à nerfs,sous-étui, titre et auteur estampés dorés, (François Boucher). Henri Léon Emile de LAVEDAN (1859-1940), journaliste et administrateur de la Bibliothèque Nationale, se tourne très tôt vers l'écriture. Satirique mais mondain, connu d'abord pour ses chroniques pétillantes dans la veine et l'esprit de Gyp, il se tourne naturellement vers le théâtre. A des époques plus graves, LAVEDAN se fait moraliste. Une pièce comme Sainte Geneviève, montre, à travers la religion, les moeurs et inquitétudes de l'entre-deux-guerres. Infimes manques aux coins et légères usures.

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        The American Language: A Preliminary Inquiry into the Development of English in the United States [Limited Edition]

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1919. First Edition. Limited to 1500 copies of which this is no. 894. Large octavo (23.5cm.); original cloth in pale green dust jacket printed in red, black topstain; x,374pp. Jacket unevenly toned to tan, shallow chips and closed tears to extremities, split along spine edge of upper panel with old tape repair to verso. Still, Very Good in a Good copy of the exceedingly scarce dust jacket.

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        Les Après-Midi de Montmartre.

      P. L'Edition 1919. Grand in-8° à toutes marges, demi-vélin, titre bicolore gravé en long, plats de papier marbré, couverture conservée (rousseur sur le dernier témoin). Edition originale du premier ouvrage illustré par CHIMOT de 14 eaux-fortes sous serpentes légendées (il manque malheureusement 4 serpentes à notre exemplaire). Tirage limité à 175 exemplaires un des 50 sur Hollande resevés à l'éditeur.

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        Trois morceaux pour piano à quatre mains. Chinoiserie, Valse sentimentale, Kasatchok

      London/ Brighton.: J. & W. Chester Ltd., 1919, (2),22,(3)p - London/ Brighton.: J. & W. Chester Ltd., 1919, (2),22,(3)p. The eccentric British peer's first published musical compositions,which had received their premiere under Goosens in Manchester in March 1919. Dedicated to the avant-garde Russian painter Mikhail Larionov, the score contains four lithographs by the artist, along with a cover illustration. Berner's musical works have received acclaim in recent years and have been republished and performed.A good copy of a scarce work, covers foxed and browned, spine worn, wrappers have been professionally reinforced at the gutters, edgewear, internally very good, lithographs very good with only light edewear. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        THE ILLUSTRATED RULES OF GOLF and The Etiquette of the Game, as approved by the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrew, Scotland, and as adopted (with modifications) by the United States Golf Association of America New York

      Pictorial card wrappers. Cartoon illustrations in green throughout, by H.B. Martin. A lovely example of a scarce and ephemeral item.

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        Hôtel-Dieu. Récits d'hôpital en 1915 - ornés de vingt-cinq bois gravés par Frans Masereel.

      Paris, Librairie Ollendorf, 1er décembre 1919. In-8, pp., 156-(4) pp., broché, couverture rempliée (dos très légèrement jauni). UN DES 30 exemplaires numérotés sur Hollande, seul grand papier. * Voir photographie(s) / See picture(s).* Frais de port en sus. * Membre du SLAM et de la LILA / ILAB Member. * La librairie est ouverte du mardi au samedi de 14h à 19h. * Si vous souhaitez passer à la librairie pour un livre, merci de nous prévenir au préalable, l'ensemble du stock visible en ligne n'étant pas immédiatement consultable. *

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        Tropfblut.

      Bln., Der Sturm [1919], gr.4°, Or.-Pp.m.mont.VDeckeltitel.45 S., Vortitel mit dem Verlagssignet v.Jacoba v.Heemskerck.1.Ausg.dieser nachgelassenen Gedichte.Raabe 295,11.Band mit kl.Bereibungen, Rücken u.Ecken leicht bestoßen, rechte unter Ecke d.RDeckels gering gestaucht.

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        Energie Nove, n. 7-8, I serie; nn. 1-12 II serie

      s.e, 1919-20. In 8, pp. 97-120; 261 + (2) di pubblicita'. Legatura in mz. tl. coeva. Seconda serie completa della prima rivista fondata da Piero Gobetti, progettata nel periodo delle vacanze estive fra la fine del liceo e l'inizio dell'universita', e pubblicata tra il 1918 e il 1920. In apertura si trova anche il numero 7-8 dell'1-28 febbraio 1919. La prima serie e' costituita da dieci fascicoli, numerati dall'uno al dieci (il primo datato 1-15 novembre 1918, l'ultimo 15-31 marzo 1919), la seconda, di dodici fascicoli, numerati dall'uno al dodici va dal 5 maggio 1919 al 12 febbraio 1920). L'interruzione tra la prima e la seconda serie e' motivata dalla partecipazione di Gobetti  al primo convegno dei gruppi d'azione degli Amici dell'Unita', svoltosi a Firenze dal 17 al 19 aprile 1919. Gobetti non fu soltanto il direttore della rivista ma anche - e fin da subito - il principale autore, firmando articoli di politica interna ed estera, di critica letteraria, note di costume e recensioni di libri. Dai numerosi articoli di fondo a sua firma e' possibile ricostruire il processo di maturazione sia del suo pensiero politico sia del suo stile di scrittura. Si affiancarono poi al fondatore firme conosciute come Balbino Giuliano, Angelo Tasca e Luigi Einaudi e giovani amici come Mario Attilio Levi, Giuseppe Manfredini e Ada Prospero, con il quale si fidanzo' in quel periodo e poi sposo' nel 1923. ITA

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        Poems.

      Octavo. Single quire sewn, bound into the original hand painted Omega wallpaper wrappers, with white paper title label to the front wrapper printed in black. Housed in a quarter black morocco foplding box.First edition, first impression, one of fewer than 250 copies hand-printed by Virginia and Leonard Woolf. One of the quintessential hand-printed Hogarth Press publications cobbled together from oddments of wallpaper, decorated in the Omega style with streaks and splashes of paint. Perfect in its way and very uncommon in this condition.

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        The Economic Consequences of the Peace

      London: Macmillan and Co., 1919. First edition, 8vo, (viii), 279, (1) pp. Contemporary initialled inscription to fly leaf. Original cloth, gilt titled spine with mild bumping to ends, otherwise an excellent copy. An influential attack on the Treaty of Versailles which established Keynes' reputation as the leading economist of his generation.

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