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        Ein Liederbuch

      Berlin: Bruno Cassirer, [1919]. One of 100 numbered copes. With 34 lithographs on China. First lithograph signed in pencil. Oblong 4to. Quarter white leather and boards. In original slipcase, somewhat worn. Rümann 61b.

      [Bookseller: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts]
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        The Chicago Race Riots: July, 1919 - With an Introductory Note by Walter Lippmann

      New York: Harcourt, Brace and Howe, 1919 - INSCRIBED to friend and Lincoln collector Oliver Barrett, "This casual memorandum on a terrible layout. Carl Sandburg" First edition, wrappered issue. 8vo. iv, [ii], 71 pp. Original printed wrappers, very good with spine rubbed, front hinge weak, front cover thumbed, foxing to edges of text block [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Morgenländische Sagen und Geschichten. Aus dem Nachlaß. Nach der Handschrift hrsg. von Leopold Hirschberg.

      Berlin, Goldschmidt-Gabrielli, 1919.. 4 Bll., 96 S., 4 Bll. 4 signierte Original-Radierungen von Lovis Corinth. Gr.-8°. OPp. aus der Buchbinderwerkstatt von Maria Lühr mit mehrfarbigen Deckelillustration (etw. gebräunt, leicht fleckig und bestoßen).. Nr. 8 von 25 (Gesamtauflage 220) Exemplaren der Vorzugsausgabe mit den von Lovis Corinth signierten Radierungen von den noch unverstählten Platten. - Schwarz 359 I - IV. Lang 28 (sowie Abb. S. 113). - Breitrandiger Pressendruck bei Drugulin auf unbeschnittenem chamoisfarbenen Bütten. Der von M. Lühr gearbeitete Einband in Fünf-Farben-Druck ist "auf das genaueste der Zeichnung zum Original-Manuskript des Arabischen Hohen Liedes der Liebe (Ibnol Fahridh's Taijet) nachgebildet" (Druckvermerk). - Enthält folgende 4 signierte Original-Radierungen von Lovis Corinth in besonders gratigem Druck von den unverstählten Platten: "Die Dschinnen von Nesibin", "Die Katze des Propheten" (hier: "Die Katze des Profeten"), "Adhba die Kamelin" und "Die Erbauung von Kairawan" und das "Subscribenten-Verzeichniss". - Unbeschnitten, kaum gebräunt.

      [Bookseller: Matthäus Truppe Buchhandlung & Antiquari]
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        DOPE

      Robert M. McBride & Co., New York 1919 - Octavo. pp. [i-iv] v-vi 1-385 [386: blank], original green cloth, front edges stamped in blind, lettering stamped in gold, spine letter stamped in gold. Mystery involving the opium dens of Limehouse, murder and London society. A bestselling title of the time; ".[Rohmer] saw both the opportunity and the need for another book to focus public attention on the [drug] traffickers." - Master of Villainy: A Biography of Sax Rohmer by Cay Van Ash, pp. 111. Rubbing to edges, wear to lower spine, some fading to gold lettering on spine, rear hinge partially cracked, a sound very good copy in a very good dust jacket with light edge wear and a closed tear to lower front panel with crease, light wear with minor loss to spine ends, closed tear to upper rear panel. Scarce in dust jacket. (15064) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: John W. Knott, Jr, Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB]
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        Ein Landarzt. Kleine Erzählungen.

      (München u. Leipzig), Kurt Wolff, (1919),. Gr.-8vo. 1 w., 3 Bl., 189 S., 1 Bl. OHlwd. m. rotgeprägt. Deckel- u. Rückentitel. Roter Kopfschnitt.. Dietz 53. - Erste Ausgabe. - Enthält die Erzählungen: Der neue Advokat, Ein Landarzt, Auf der Galerie, Ein altes Blatt, Vor dem Gesetz, Schakale und Araber, Ein Besuch im Bergwerk, Das nächste Dorf, Eine kaiserliche Botschaft, Die Sorge des Hausvaters, Elf Söhne, Ein Brudermord, Ein Traum, Ein Bericht für eine Akademie. - Ecken gering bestoßen, Rückenpräg. verblaßt, Deckel m. winzigen Fleckchen. Name auf Vorsatz u. Widmung auf erstem w. Bl. Wohlerhalten.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Düwal]
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        Rumpumpel

      Koln and Rhein: Hermann & Friedrich Schffstein, 1919. Early edition. Oblong 4to. Original cloth-back color paper covered pictorial boards. 16 ful-page color pochoir partly highlighted in gold by KARL HOFER (including title page), one of the greatest Jugendstil illustrators. Hofer's illustrations for Rumpumpel remain one of the most creative and colorfully expressive collections of any to appear in the Jugendstil children's books of the period. A most elusive and sought-after title, and this early edition, though not the first, is nearly identical to the first, with impressions, rigistration and color strength all excellent. Slight corner wear, else a fine copy.

      [Bookseller: Nudelman Rare Books]
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        Set of 93 large silver gelatin print photographs, striking and unusual views centering around Peking and a few in the Gobi Desert, taken and compiled by an American Marine

      Beijing, 1919. Peking and Gobi Desert Large Silver Gelatin Photographs Lively Funeral Procession Executed Criminals Horse Marines Mounted Detachment 1919 Beijing, 1919. Set of 93 large silver gelatin print photographs, striking and unusual views centering around Peking and a few in the Gobi Desert, taken and compiled by an American marine serving in China under Major E.L. Bigler as part of the famous "Horse Marines." Photographs measure approximately 14 x 8 cm, with exception of two smaller photographs measuring approximately 11 x 6,5 cm, and two panoramic views measuring 29 x 9 cm, mounted to black cardstock leafs, with manuscript captions. Leafs tattered and chipped, otherwise in Very Good Condition. Highlights of Peking, including two exceptional wide angle landscape views, include foreboding structures and great icons dating to antiquity, ceremony and tradition related to death, tangible symbols of tradition and spirituality, public death sentencing and display, royal palaces, images of extreme poverty, marble carved monuments, and the remaining presence of foreigners following the First World War. In addition, some rare scenes captured far in the Gobi Desert include nomadic Mongolians and their yurt encampment. Finally, five (5) graphic photographs show capital punishment for petty crimes, including a decapitated head hanging in a tree, and one unsettling war scene of an executed soldier who appears to have been scalped. Some of the images feature, among other things: • A spectacular and lively funeral procession • Statues on the road to the Ming Tombs • Marco Polo Bridge constructed in the Jin Dynasty • Views of Summer Palace • Ruins of the Old Summer Palace • Temple of Heaven • A caravan of white mourning carts struggling on a muddy road • The Great Wall • The Five Pagoda temple in Western Hills • Locals on Hatamen Street • Statues of pagan deities • The tomb of a Tibetan Buddhist Lama • The Austrian Legation Headquarters (Austrian Consulate in Beijing) • A winter scene in the Northern Hills The photograph and caption of Major Epamindondas Lawrence Bigler (1870-1963), China Marines serves to date the images quite precisely. He served twice in China, the first time as 1st Lieutenant from at least 1910 to 1912, and the second time, after achieving the rank of Major for the Peking Horse Marines, serving in Peking for a short period in 1919. (The captions in the album title him as "Major Bigler"). Further research is warranted to ascertain if he was then posted elsewhere in China. Please Note: Scenes of Decapitation Cannot be Shown Here If you would like to see additional images please contact us through the template and we will send you a link. Serious Inquires Only Please . Very Good.

      [Bookseller: Voyager Press Rare Books & Manuscripts, ]
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        Genius. Zeitschrift für werdende und alte Kunst. Erstes Buch / Zweites Buch ( in einem Band ). Herausgegeben von Carl Georg Heise, Hans Mardersteig, Kurt Pinthus.

      Leipzig, Kurt Wolff, 1919.. Mit VIII, 319 Seiten und zahlreichen montierten, teils farbigen Tafeln und zusammen 6 Original-Lithographien ( so vollständig ). Der vorliegende Band mit erstem und zweitem Buch enthält folgende Originallithographien ( bzw. Original-Holzschnitte ): Karl Schmidt-Rottluff: 'Kopf'. - Richard Seewald: 'Der Hirte' ( koloriert ). - Franz Marc: 'Aus der Tierlegende'. - Weiterhin die Lithographien: Ignaz Epper: 'Mädchenkopf'. - Karl Caspar: 'Johannes auf Patmos' - Heinrich Nauen 'Mutter und Kind'. Einband etwas fleckig, berieben und lichtrandig, Ecken und Kanten teils stärker bestoßen. Innen wenige Seiten gering fleckig, Seiten teils leicht angeknickt zum rechten Außenrand hin, 3 Seiten mit kleinen Randläsionen zum Außenrand hin ( außerhalb des Textes oder der Darstellung ), die Tafeln und Original-Lithographien von guter Erhaltung. ( Gewicht 2700 Gramm ) ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available ).

      [Bookseller: Buchhandlung & Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        THE GARDENS OF ITALY With historical and descriptive notes

      Country Life Ltd.London.,1919. REVISED EDITION.Folio (15.8 x 11.3 inches).Originally published as a smaller work in 1905,this edition has been greatly revised,with new architectural notes throughout and sections on Roman and Florentine architecture enlarged considerably.Whole new chapters on the villas and gardens of Venetia,the Lake district,and Genoa have been added.Fully illustrated with colour frontis and 418 mono photographic plates and plans,including approximately 150 not featured in the 1905 edition.Publishers two tone dark red cloth.Gilt plinth decoration to front board.Spine ruled in blind and lettered in gilt.All edges gilt.Some rubbing to the cloth and corners bumped.Overall a very good copy of this scarce and beautiful book. :

      [Bookseller: Paul Foster Books]
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        Liste von baltischen Flüchtlingen / Liste der baltischen Flüchtlinge - Exemplar Nr. 7 - Stand 15. März 1919

      Deutsch-Baltischer Ausschuss, Stettin 1919. Alphabetische Liste von baltischen Flüchtlingen, Stand 15. März 1919 mit Angabe von Vorname, Familienname, Heimatort, jetziger Wohnort bzw. Aufenthalt, Straße und Hausnummer. 69 S. Typoskript (Siebdruck? Xerox?), gebunden. (Ca. 1300-1350 Namen) Einband und Rücken berieben, etwas bestoßen, angebräunt, etwas angeschmutzt, leicht beschädigt. Seiten etwas angebräunt, etwas lichtrandig, teils gering angeschmutzt, kein Textverlust. Beiliegend 15 Einzelblätter, Folio, Typoskript-Lichtpausen: Alphabetische Liste, wahrscheinlich Ergänzungen zu obengenannter Liste, hier mit Angabe der vollständigen Namen, bei den Frauen mit Mädchennamen, teils mit Geburtsdatum, teils mit Berufsbezeichnung bzw. Funktion, teils mit Familienverhältnissen. Die Blätter sind etwas bestoßen, gering angeschmutzt, gut lesbar. Broschiert Folio. Gut

      [Bookseller: Verlag IL Kunst, Literatur & Antiquariat]
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        Autograph Letter Signed

      British airship commander, the first to use a British airship on patrol in World War One and the first to make a transatlantic airship flight in 1919. ALS, 2pp (single leaf), 4½" X 7½", Cardington, England, 1930 February 25. Addressed to the librarian of Chicago's Museum of Science and Industry. Near fine. Single original mailing fold. Blind-embossed crest. Boldly penned in blue fountain pen from the "Royal Airship Works," Scott transmits "the 'Royal Aeronautical Society' Journal, of November 1929 [not present], which include a copy of the lecture I gave before the Society, on the subject of 'Handling & Mooring of Airships'...." Handsomely signed in full. Scott was killed eight months later in the spectacular crash of the airship R 101 in northern France -- which signaled the end of Britain's interest in dirigibles. Extremely scarce in this form, especially with dirigible content.

      [Bookseller: Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts, AB]
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        L Appartement des jeunes Filles.orne de Gravures au burin par J.-E. Laboureur. Mit beigebundenem Umschlag. Nummeriertes Exemplar N° 359. Frontispizradierung + 5 Radierungen auf Sondertafeln im Text, Titelvignette.

      Paris: Camille Bloch 1919 - Priv.-HLDr., 70 S., kl. 8° mit Rückenvergoldung. Einband minimal berieben u. abgegriffen. Stellenweise leicht stockfleckig; geringe Feuchtigkeitsspuren auf oberem Rand, sonst sehr gut erhaltenes Exemplar. * Our books are stored in our warehouse, not in the shop. If you want to visit us and see a specific book, please notify us in advance. Unsere Bücher werden nicht in unserem Geschäft, sondern in einem Lager am Stadtrand Prags verwahrt. Bitte teilen Sie uns vorher mit, wenn Sie uns besuchen und ein bestimmtes Buch ansehen wollen. * Book Language/s: fr [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antikvariat Valentinska]
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        Fürst Ganzgott und Sänger Halbgott.

      München, Verlag der Marees-Gesellschaft R.Piper & Co., 1919. - Illu 4° (32 x 25 cm). Brauner Originalkalbslederband auf 5 echten Bünden mit goldgeprägter Deckel- und Rückenrahmung, Kopfgoldschnitt, Stehkanten- und Innendeckelfileten und Rückentitel. Die Deckel wenig berieben, Ecken, Kanten und Rücken stärker. 93 (2) Seiten mit 20 ganzseitigen und zahlreichen Text-Steinzeichnungen von Max Neumann. Gedruckt bei H.Birkholz in Berlin. Exemplar Nr.XXXIX von 50 der Vorzugsausgabe auf Japan (Handabteilung der Spamerschen Buchbinderei E.R.Weiß). Einwandfreier Innenerhalt, weder Name noch andere Einträge. 12.Druck der Marees-Gesellschaft. Hrsg.von I.Meier-Graefe. 1200

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat und Buchhandlung Carl Wegner]
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        The War Poems

      London: William Heinemann,, 1919. Small octavo. Original red cloth, printed labels to spine and front board. Spine faded, and title label tanned and slightly scuffed, ends and corner gently bumped, faint fading around board edges but still some vividness to the cloth sides, mild toning to some leaves, but on the whole a sound copy in very good condition. First edition, first impression, signed by Sassoon in pencil on the title page, of Sassoon's key poetical statement on the war. This collection includes many of the author's war poems as well as 12 previously unpublished pieces. Signed copies of this definitive title are, for some reason, very scarce indeed - we have only ever handled one. This copy comes from the collection (though without ownership inscription) of Rolf O. Barber, a schoolteacher at Oundle who tutored Sassoon's son George. He developed a friendship with the poet and possessed a number of signed and inscribed Sassoon books.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The (London) Times Weekly (Newspaper) Edition: Bound Original Issues from 18 October, 1918 Through 25 July 1919 (No. 42. Vol. XLII Through No. 30 Vol. XLIII)

      London The Times (of London) 1919. Approximately 1,000 pages. Very large volume measures over 18" high by over 12" wide and approximately 1.5" thick. Extensive coverage of the final weeks of World War I, its conclusion, and aftermath, plus other news of the day and contemporary advertisements. Each page very densely packed with small type-faced print and occasional maps. Contents appear to be bound original issues rather than reprints. Includes an 8 page illustrated section devoted to "London's Great Peace Celebration Procession" in July, 1919. Small original bookseller's sticker inside front board at bottom. Binding sound. Moderate wear and soiling externally. Partially rubbed gilt lettering upon front board and backstrip. Contents yellowing at edges. Please note: the April 11, 1919 issue was not bound in this volume. A sound copy of this most enthralling, comprehensive and unique reference. First Edition Hard Cover Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall; First Edition. Good

      [Bookseller: RareNonFiction.com]
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        Snickerty Nick. Rhymes by Witter Bynner. Illustrations by Arthur Rackham.

      New York, Moffat, Yard & Co., 1919 - Quarto. Original blue cloth, with title in black to spine, title and pictorial decoration to front board. With the original decorated dust jacket. Head and tail of spine slightly bumped and rubbed, else fine; dust jacket creased and chipped with some tape marks; overall, very good. First edition, rare in the jacket. This book was never published in the UK. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Das Kestnerbuch.

      Heinrich Böhme Verlag Hannover, 1919,. 158(1) S., Folio, OHleinen, Druck auf Velin bei Edler & Krische Hannover; Alle 12 Originalgraphiken in einem gutem Zustand. Die O-Graphiken stammen von Erich Heckel (Holzschnitt: Männer am Strand, Dube 319 IIb), Wilhelm Plünnecke (Holzschnitt: Vor der Stadt), Max Unold (Lithographie: Tischgesellschaft), Richard Seewald (Lithographie: Wäscherinnen am Lago Maggiore, Jentsch L91), Eberhard Viegener (Holzschnitt: Menschengruppe), Conrad Felixmüller (Lithographie: Toter Genosse, Söhn 177), Otto Gleichmann (Lithographie: Zwei Trinker), Ernst Barlach (Holzschnitt: Barmherziger Samariter, Schult 163), Paul Klee (Lithographie: Auslöschendes Licht, Kornfeld 75b), Max Burchartz (Lithographie: Paar mit Fisch), Lyonel Feininger (Holzschnitt: Rue St.Jacques Paris, Prasse 46II) und Kurt Schwitters (Holzschnitt: Abstrakte Komposition, Schmalenbach 250). Jede Graphik rückseitig mit typographischer Bezeichnung. Die literarischen Beiträge von Thomas Mann, Alfred Döblin, Else Lasker-Schüler, Theodor Däubler, Alfred Mombert und P. Kornfeld sind vorwiegend Erstdrucke. Bandnummer:- Auflage:1. Exlibris auf dem Vorsatzblatt, kleiner Einriß in der Vorsatzblattfalz, der Rücken ist verblichen, auf dem Vorderdeckel befinden sich einige Flecken, der hintere Deckel mit Abriebspuren. Innen bis auf papierbedingte Sprenkel ein gutes Exemplar 'dieser berühmten Bildanthologie des Expressionismus'. Das Foto zeigt die Graphik von Paul Klee. Good copy of this very famous anthology. With 12 original graphics. Rare. Sollten Sie weitere Fragen bzw. Fotowünsche haben, so wenden Sie sich bitte per email post@antiquariat-schroeter.de an uns.

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        La Rose Rouge. No 1 - 16. 1919.

      - Première Année. Illustrated. 256 pp. With wrappers. Stapled. General wear to spines with small loss and some cracking. On No 16 wrappers detached. Housed in a specially made folder. 32 x 24,5 cm. *All issued of this magazine with contribution by among others: André Salmon, Blaise Cendras, Francis Carco. [#\108880] [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquaria Bok & Bildantikvariat AB]
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        Seventy-ninth [79th] Division, Headquarters Troop (First Edition)

      Lorraine, France: Self published, 1919. First Edition. First Edition, first and only printing. The document James M. Cain's military company during World War I. Cain is credited at the beginning of the text with preparing the book's content, and was the editor of the division's newspaper, The Lorraine Cross. A summary of the Division's activities in the war, summarized mostly in a long essay, with illustrations. Cain is also noted in the index at the rear as a Private First Class, hailing from Catonsville, Maryland. Published 11 years prior to Cain's first book by a major publisher, "Our Government," a time during which Cain worked for H.L. Mencken as a staffer at The American Mercury. Near Fine in slim, blue cloth-covered boards, with gilt titles.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        The Chewg-Um Blewg-Um

      Whitcombe & Tombes, circa, 1919. Quarto, three tipped-in plates (two in full colour); a fine copy, stitch-sewn, with the pictorial wrappers tied on with the original blue ribbon. Lavish colour plates. A fine copy of this book of poetry written and illustrated by Gaze, known for his 'distinct personal style' (Muir, A history of Australian childrens book illustration, p. 77). The Chewg-um-blewg-um is the third part of the "Mite Merry" series, known for its lavish colour plates.Born in New Zealand, Gaze is one of the most original Australasian illustrators. He studied in London for many years before publishing his first recorded book illustrations in 1917. At the end of the war he settled in Melbourne, and launched his career with The Wicked Winkapong (1918).

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        Life: The Seventeenth Grove Play of the Bohemian Club. SIGNED

      San Francisco: The Bohemian Club, 1919. First edition. Wraps. Very Good. 8vo, printed stapled wrappers, pp. 60, [3]. Signed on the front flyleaf by Harry Leon Wilson, Domenico Brescia, Sergei Rachmaninoff, and Warren S. Palmer. Signed at the rear of the book by William H. Smith, Joseph S. Thompson, Xavier Martinez, James Hopper, Sam Hume, Antoine de Vally, George Sterling, Ulderico Marcelli, Edwin Henry Lemare, and two others we have been unable to identify. Wraps tanned and creased, two short tears at the spine, about very good. / In the summer of 1919 Sergei Rachmaninoff was invited by his friend Sir Henry Heyman to accompany him to the Bohemian Grove in Monte Rio, California, and to attend the closing festivities of the Bohemian Club's encampment there. The weekend was marked by a Friday night "entertainment," directed by William H. Smith, and on Saturday, the final night of the season, the more formal Grove Play, "Life," written by Harry Leon Wilson and with music by Domenico Brescia (featuring what might well be the first time a set of chromatic cowbells was used as a symphony instrument). To commemorate the event, the playscript and musical notes were printed privately for members, with a complete cast list for both the Grove Play and for the "Cremation of Care," the pageant that had opened the season several weeks earlier. (The "Cremation of Care" would ultimately become standardized, but in 1919 it was written by Charles Caldwell Dobie and featured music by Edwin H. Lemare). / The signatories include novelist and playwright Wilson (he would go on to popularize the term "flapper" in his novel BUNKER BEAN), the author of the play; -- Brescia, the composer, best known in posterity for his chamber music compositions, who would return to the Grove with a second production in 1926; -- Rachmaninoff, distinguished guest; -- Palmer, President of the Bohemian Club and General Manager of the Northwest Pacific Railroad; -- Smith, long-time member and frequent director of Bohemian Grove productions; -- Thompson, president of the Pacific Electric Manufacturing Corporation, who would write the 24th Grove Play ("Wings"), produced in 1925; -- Martínez, a Mexican-born artist and bohemian who would be named to represent California in the Hall of Fame at the World's Fair of 1940; -- Hopper, a French-born writer, novelist, and college football coach (he led Nevada to its first-ever win over Stanford, in 1900), who was also a close friend of Jack London's, famously contributing his football jersey for use as a flag on the Snark for one notable voyage out of San Francisco Bay; -- Hume, a theater technician who had been the organizer of the first exhibition of stagecraft in the United States; -- de Vally, Belgian-born San Francisco voice teacher and recording artist, director of the San Francisco Grand Opera Company, and president of the SF Musicians' Club; -- Sterling, celebrated in Northern California as one of the greatest American poets (his poem "The Wine of Wizardry" has been called "the greatest poem ever written by an American author"), a significant figure in bohemian literary and artistic circles, and in the development of the artists' colony at Carmel (like Hopper, he was also friendly with Jack London; he was additionally mentored by Ambrose Bierce, and would himself later mentor Robinson Jeffers); -- Marcelli, Ecuadorean-born composer and conductor, founder of the Rico Marcelli Symphony Orchestra, who wrote six Grove Plays, the first in 1920, the last in 1961, and who, as a conductor, made his mark leading the orchestras in silent film houses for Tivoli and Grauman throughout the teens and 20s; -- and Lemare, British-born organist and composer (he composed the Friday night event), called "the most highly regarded and highly paid organist of his generation" as well as "one of the most important composers of the late Romantic English-American Organ School." A scarce and attractive piece of ephemera commemorating a highlight from the early days of the Club.

      [Bookseller: The Libriquarian, IOBA]
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        Dix neuf poèmes élastiques

      Au sans pareil, Paris 1919 - non paginé, 20 X 13,5 cm Edition originale un des 1050 sur vélin d’alfa, dernier papier (N° 854), pour un tirage total de 1150 ex. Avec un portrait de Cendrars par Modigliani. Exemplaire non coupé, dans un état véritablement exceptionnel, en strict état de neuf. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Tedious Brief Tales of Granta and Grammyre

      Cambridge: W. Heffer & Sons Ltd,, 1919. Illustrated by E. Joyce Shillington Scales. Octavo. Original grey boards, spine and front board lettered in black, figure of Death blocked to front board in black and yellow. With the dust jacket. Frontispiece and 15 illustrations in text. Spine rolled, occasional minor foxing, lacking the front free endpaper. A very good copy in the jacket that has some nicks and chips to extremities. First edition of this collection of nine short stories and a poem. The stories originally appeared as a series in The Cambridge Review, The Gownsman and Chanticlere (the Jesus College Magazine), in October 1910, by a writer called Ingulphus. His identity remained unknown until this publication, whereupon it was revealed to be Arthur Gray, Master of Jesus College.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Home Made Beverages

      Scientific American Publishing Company and Advance Literary Company 1919 - 2 vols, Association Copy: these books belonged to author Albert A. Hopkins. Very good condition. Some small smuges and rubbing on exteriors. These are Mr. Hopkins' ARC copy and his regular copy of his book. Bookplate from Hopkins' great friend (my grandfather) Alexander Holman to whom Hopkins left his entire library. Pages in fine condition, no marks. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Les mots en liberte futuristes. Mit 3 gef. Beilagen. OPBd. in der Kart-Mappe eingebunden.

      Milano, Edizioni Futuriste di „Poesia" 1919 - OPBd. in der Kart.-Mappe, 107 S., kl. 8°. Einband wenig berieben u. eingerissen. Beilagen stellenweise in Bügen leicht eingerissen. Minimal altersgebräunt, sonst gut erhaltenes Exemplar. * Our books are stored in our warehouse, not in the shop. If you want to visit us and see a specific book, please notify us in advance. Unsere Bücher werden nicht in unserem Geschäft, sondern in einem Lager am Stadtrand Prags verwahrt. Bitte teilen Sie uns vorher mit, wenn Sie uns besuchen und ein bestimmtes Buch ansehen wollen. * Book Language/s: fr [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antikvariat Valentinska]
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        The Nature of Capital and Income

      MACMILLAN COMPANY, NEW YORK 1919 - General wear and rubbed cover. Gold gilt on spine. Previous owner's name on fep. Bookplate on front and back free endpage. Few chipped on the cover and spine. illustrated with charts. Small cracked on the back hinge. Cracked hinge. DATE PUBLISHED: 1919 EDITION: 427 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The War Poems

      London: William Heinemann,, 1919. Small octavo. Original red cloth, paper title labels to both spine and upper board. With the dust jacket. Some fading to spine and board edges, spine label slightly tanned and rubbed, very minor rubbing to ends and tips, the faintest toning to endpapers but still a very smart and sound copy, internally clean and generally in very good condition indeed, with the dust jacket faded to the spine, very slightly chipped at a few corners, and bearing a small stain to front panel, but nonetheless extremely well preserved. First edition, first impression, of Sassoon's key poetical statement on the war, collecting a number of the author's best known war poems, and prints numerous previously unpublished works. Distinctly uncommon in the dust jacket. This copy has the ownership inscription of "Ralph Fox" to the front pastedown. Ralph Winston Fox (1900-1936) was notable British writer, known for his biographies of Lenin and Genghis Khan. He was one of the most famous members of the Communist Party of Great Britain to be killed fighting against the forces of Franco in the Spanish Civil War.

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        Le Livre de la Jungle et le second livre de la Jungle

      Societe du Livre Contemporain 1919  Tirage limite a 125 exemplaires numerotes. Cet ouvrage porte le numero 5 / 15 du tirage de tete. Un reel bijou art deco avec des originaux de Jouve s epanouissant en dessinant, ce qui le distingue le plus des animaux. Un livre mythique. Illustre par Paul Jouve, un des maitres de l Art deco (128 dessins : 17 hors - texte, 96 vignettes et 15 lettrines). Cet exemplaire comporte en plus, 22 dessins originaux signes Jouve, rassembles au debut du premier volume. Le deuxieme volume comporte une suite largement enrichie par Schmied. Certaines gravures sont signees par F. - L. Schmied.

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        THE RED MARK.

      Alfred A. Knopf, New York 1919 - First Edition of this Queen's Quorum [#62] title and the author's first collection of short stories inclusive of, The Fourth Man. A near fine copy in gray cloth, red titles in a bright, fresh better than very good dustwrapper, sunned to the spine with a chip at the heel and crown, two small chips and a closed tear to the front panel and tiny nicks at the bottom of the rear panel. 8vo. 397 pp. A handsome copy of what Sir Arthur Conan Doyle called, 'the best book of short stories by any debutant since Kipling's, Plain Tales'. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Banners

      New York: George H. Doran Company. (1919). First. First edition. A little light soiling on the fragile, white papercovered boards still about fine in a slightly soiled else fine dustwrapper. Signed by the author. A nice copy of this poetry collection, the author's first book. .

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        Russia's Agony

      New York: E.P. Dutton and Company. Hardcover. 357 pages. Index. Twenty-one black and white illustrations including a tissue-protected black and white frontis portrait of author. Seven maps. "In the following pages I speak of Russian affairs with the experience of an observer who has lived from early boyhood among the Russian people and has shared with them their joys and sorrows... Since her collapse, Russia has become the focus of social unrest throughout the world. Bolshevism - a foe more deadly to our civilization than German Militarism - cannot be effectively combated unless we understand the circumstances of its origin and working, indissolubly connected with the so-called Russian Revolution - a Revolution that has still to justify its name... The questions that have been put to me so often will rise to the readers' lips - What is Bolshevism and Why did the Russians succumb to its influence?. This book answers these questions in full." - from Preface. Text divided into the following sections: Slavdom, The Tatars, and Autocracy; Democracy, 'Socialism,' and 'Freedom'; Russia at War; Kornilov and the Cossacks. Prior owner's details, dated 1919, upon front free endpaper else unmarked. Small hole in cloth near top of joint between backstrip and front board. Binding intact. A sound copy. . Good. 1919. Updated Edition.

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        The lost oracles : A masque / by James Westfall Thompson [original draft typescript with manuscript corrections]

      No Publisher, 1919, Hardback, Book Condition: Very Good, First EditionVery good copy bound in contemporary gilt-blocked cloth. Spine ends and panel edges somewhat dulled and rubbed as with age. Some surface scuffs and scratches also evident to cloth. Hinges starting. Remains quite well-preserved overall. Further scans, images etc. and additional bibliographical material available on request.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 139 pages; Original draft typescript manuscript of 'The lost oracles...' by by James Westfall Thompson, dated 1919. This title was eventually published in 1921, by Walter M. Hill, Chicago. The manuscript includes some annotations and corrections in pen. 139p. 29cm. Subjects: Masques -- Drama -- Religion -- Paganism -- Ancient religions -- Spirituality -- Ancient Greece. Some leaves typed on headed paper from the Quadrangle Club, Chicago.

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        Bibergeil. Pedantische Liebeslieder. Einmalige Auflage von 1000 Exemplaren mit Deckelillustration von George Grosz. Druck von G. Reichardt, Groitzsch (Bezirk Leipzig) [1919]. Lyrische Flugblätter.

      Berlin: Verlag A. R. Meyer, [1919].. Unpaginiert = 8 Blatt mit XIII Gedichten. Kordelbindung. Original - Broschur mit ganzseitiger Vorderdeckelillustration von George Grosz. 21 x 16 cm. Der Umschlag leicht gebräunt, hinterer Deckel leicht lichtrandig, innen sauber, insgesamt gut erhalten.. Josch D 19 / Kobbe Seite 72. #FLUR

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        LA RONDA Letteraria mensile.

      Roma,, 1919-1923.. In-8 p., 4 voll., cartonato coevo, tit. oro su tassello al dorso, conserv. bross. orig. Di questo celebrato periodico offriamo "tutto il pubblicato", dall'aprile 1919 (Anno I, n. 1) al dicembre 1923: complessivamente 44 numeri in 34 fascicoli. La rivista venne sospesa fra il dicembre 1922 e il novembre 1923 e sull'ultimo fascicolo si legge: "Anno IV, Numero Straordinario, dicembre 1923". Lieve alone margin. su un vol. altrim. esemplare ben conservato. ?""La Ronda" - che si pone tra le riviste letterarie più importanti del secolo - fu diretta fino all?'aprile 1920 da un comitato formato da Bacchelli, Baldini, Barilli, Cardarelli, Cecchi, Montano, Saffi; poi da Cardarelli e Saffi. Nacque con l?'intento di essere ?"letteraria?", in polemica contro ogni avanguardia, con una ricerca dello stile che proponeva in Leopardi prosatore il modello di riferimento.. Delle particolari iniziative vanno ricordate: ?"Il testamento letterario di Giacomo Leopardi - Pensieri dello Zibaldone scelti, annotati e ordinati in VI capitoli da La Ronda?" (mar.-apr.-mag. 1921); una discussione intorno al Pascoli, provocata dal giudizio riduttivo di Benedetto Croce, cui il periodico sostanzialmente si associa (cfr. nov. e dic. 1919, con interventi di Cecchi, Bacchelli, Gargiulo, Angelini, Soffici, Pietrobono); la pubblicazione di ?"Scritti inediti?" di C. Michelstaedter (mag. 1922). "La Ronda" non dimenticò le letterature straniere e pubblicò fra l?'altro in traduzione italiana opere di Sorel, De Quincey, Yeats, Mallarmé, Morand, Mann, Shaw, Chesterton, ecc.?" Così Diz. Autori italiani contemporanei (Vallecchi),II, pp. 1160-1161.

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        Erbsünde. 16 Radierungen. Eine erotische Schöpfungsgeschichte.

      Weimar, Bruno Wollbrück Verlag, o. J. [1919.] - Folio: 39 x 31 cm. 4 S. (Titel, 2 S. Text, Impressum). |16 Orig.-Radierungen| montiert unter Passepartout aus Bütten. Original-HPergament-Mappe, die Deckel mit handgefertigtem Papier bezogen. Eins von 300 handnumerierten Exemplaren (Gesamt 360), als Privatdruck erschienen. Entgegen der Angaben im Druckvermerk sind alle Radierung von Klemm voll |signiert| und nicht nur monogrammiert. Dieses Werk gehört zu den Höhepunkten der erotischen Illustration im deutschsprachigen Raum. "Das einzige Thema dieser Folge ist das in geiler Brunst sodomitisch sich befriedigende Weib. Da ihm durch die Schöpfung unersättliches Verlagen in den Schoß gelegt ist, überläßt es sich zu sexueller Befriedigung jedem leistungsfähigen Tier" (Bilderlex. II, 580). Mappe leicht berieben. Titelblatt minimal fingerfleckig. Insgesamt schönes und gutes Exemplar dieses seltenen und hervorragenden Mappenwerks. Hayn-Got. IX, 319. Nicht bei Thieme/Becker. --------------------- Klemm, Walther. Erbsünde. 16 Radierungen. Eine erotische Schöpfungsgeschichte [Le péché originel. 16 eaux-fortes. Une génèse érotique. Weimar, Bruno Wollbrück Verlag, sans date [1919]. In-folio : 39x31 cm. 4 pp. (titre, 2 pages texte, colophon). 16 eaux-fortes montés sous passe-partout. Portefolio demi-parchemin d'édition, plats recouverts avec papier à la cuve. Un des 300 exemplaires numérotés à la main (au total 360), imprimés hors commerce. Contrairement aux indications du colophon, toutes les eaux-fortes sont signés par Klemm . Un des chef-d'œuvres de l'illustration érotique dans la région germanique. Le seul théme de cette série est la femme lubrique, qui s'accouple avec tous les animaux virils pour sa satisfaction sexuelle. Portefolio légèrement frotté. Page de titre avec taches de doigts minimes. Bel exemplaire de cette œuvre rare. Hayn-Got. IX, 319. Bilderlex. II, 580. Pas chez Thieme/Becker. ----------------------------------------- Klemm, Walther. Erbsünde. 16 Radierungen. Eine erotische Schöpfungsgeschichte [16 etchings. An erotic story of the creation]. Weimar, Bruno Wollbrück Verlag, no date [1919.] Folio: 39x31 cm. 4 pages (titel, 2 pages text, colophon) and 16 original etchings under passepartouts. In the original half-vellum portfolio. One of 300 handnumbered copies (in total 360). Contrary to the colophon, all etchings are signed by Klemm with his full name and not just monogramed. The portefolio is one of the most important in German erotic art. Its only theme is the insatiable woman, who makes love to every potent animal in paradise. Portfolio a bit rubbed. Titlepage slightly finger-stained. A good copy of this outstanding work. Hayn-Got. IX, 319. Bilderlex. II, 580. Not in Thieme/Becker. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Orchideologiae Sino-Japonicae Prodromus. Eine kritische Besprechung der Orchideen Ost-Asiens.

      Dahlem bei Berlin, Verlag des Repertoriums, 1919. 8vo (252 x 165mm). pp. (4), 319. Publisher's printed wrappers. Stafleu & Cowan 10.781. Important contribution to orchids of China and Japan by a famous orchidologist. Published as 'Beihefte 4, Repert. Sp. nov. Regn. veg.' Some damage to frontwrapper.

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        Vorstudie zu: Blumensprengerin im Wannseegarten. Frau mit Besen vor einer Mauer, dahinter wohl eine Parklandschaft. Kohlezeichnung.

      Ohne Ortsangabe, o.J.(ev. um 1919).. Original-Kohlezeichnung. Format des Blattes ca. 28,5x38,5 cm, an den Rändern mit älterem Pappstreifenklebeband auf Passepartout montiert, dieser ca. 47x53 cm.. Von Max Liebermann rechts von Hand signiert. Auf dünnem Japanpapier. Minimale Bräunungsspuren, die eigentlich nur ersichtlich sind, wenn man das Papier gegen das Licht hält. Hinten am unteren linken Eck eingerissen, ohne Beeinträchtigung der Abbildung oder der Signatur (ca. 5 cm), das Passepartout etwas gebräunt, sonst in guter Erhaltung. - Ungewöhnlich großformatige Kohlezeichnung des deutschen Impressionisten und führender Kopf der Berliner Secession Max Liebermann (* 20. Juli 1847 in Berlin; 8. Februar 1935 ebenda). - Vgl. den Museumskatalog: Max Liebermann in seiner Zeit, der Bayerischen Staatsgemäldesammlungen und der Nationalgalerie Berlin (1979-1980) durchgeblättert, S. 357. Dort wird das Ölgemälde "Blumensprengerin im Wannseegarten" abgebildet und ausführlich beschrieben. Unsere Zeichnung unterscheidet sich von dem Bild insofern, als daß auf dem Gemälde der überwucherte Torbogen und das Blumenbeet aus einer anderen Perspektive gezeigt wird, dort sprengt eine Frau das Beet, auf unserer Zeichnung fegt eine Frau den Weg!

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        IL PUROSANGUE. L'UBRIACO. Poesie nuove.

      Facchi 1919 In - 8 p., tela muta coeva (lieviss. aloni), conserv. bross. orig. illustrata da Arnaldo Ginna (ingiallita), pp. 118,(2). In copertina ?Collezione diretta da Maria Ginanni?. "Edizione originale". Cfr. Salaris, p. 24 - Gambetti - Vezzosi, p. 122: ?Raccolta di poesie pubblicate in una collana futurista, e unica raccolta di poesie non rifiutata dall?A. L?errata numerazione del volume all?inizio fa pensare ad un testo introduttivo poi espunto. Piuttosto raro e molto ricercato?. Testo ben conservato.

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        LE BON PLAISIR Vignettes et eaux-fortes originales en couleurs de Drésa.

      Paris, Editions René Kieffer, 1919. In-4 p., pregevole legatura realizzata e firmata da René Kieffer, conserv. cop. orig. figur. a colori, pp. (4),223,(9), con le affascinanti illustrazioni f.t. di Drésa: sono 21 tavole inc. all?'acquaforte, in due stati (in b.n. con remarques e a colori); il volume è ornato da numerose testate e finali xilografati in tinta. Cfr. Carteret,IV, p. 333: ?"Edition récherchée, surtout en grand papier?" - Benezit,IV, p. 729: ?"Jacques Drésa (1869-1929), dessinateur, aquarelliste, fut aussi décorateur de théatre?" - Duncan ?"Art Nouveau and Art Deco bookbinding..?", p. 192: ?"René Kieffer (1875-1964) bookbinder and publisher. He established his own atelier in 1910 and remained in business during World War I, emerging afterwards as one of Paris?'s leading binders?". Bella edizione di 250 esempl. numer., su carta della ?"Maison Blanchet-Kléber?". Il ns., 64, fa parte della tiratura di 20 (num. 51 à 70) ?"contenant 2 états des eaux-fortes?", ed è in ottimo stato.

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        FLORA: A BOOK OF DRAWINGS

      1919 - BIANCO, Pamela. FLORA: A BOOK OF DRAWINGS. With Illustrative Poems by Walter de la Mare. London: William Heinemann, (1919). First edition of Bianco's first book; it is inscribed by her on the ffep.: "For Harriet Sprague, with love from Pamela Bianco." Illustrated with 8 color plates and many line illustrations. [8],43 pp. Quarto, illustrated paper boards. A little minor wear to boards, else a fine copy in a very good illustrated dust-wrapper, which has some occasional light soiling, is starting at spine folds, and has shallow loss at heel and crown. Pamela Bianco, born in 1906, was a drawing prodigy; and this book is a result of her first exhibition at the Leicester Galleries, in 1919, when she was thirteen. Walter de la Mare, a visitor to the show, was moved by her exquisite drawings to write the poems that accompany them in this volume. Bianco went on to illustrated books written by others, including her mother, Margery Williams Bianco, as well as books that she wrote. (National Book League, Walter de la Mare: A Checklist, A36 mentions that there are at least five variants to this edition, due to binding errors, causing misplacement of poems and drawings; but it does not list them. In this copy, the last poem, "Sephina," finishes on p.43 with a small illustration at the bottom.)

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        On The Makaloa Mat

      NY, Macmillan, September 1919, first edition, dust jacket. Hardcover. Decorative binding, one of only 4,972 copies, very scarce in its original dust jacket, in addition to the title story, the stories include The Bones of Kahelili, When Alice Told Her Soul, Shin-Bones, The Water Baby, The Tears of Ah Kim, and The Kanaka Surf. Very light wear to book, else fine in a very good jacket.

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        Lovely formal portraits, one of the Roosevelt family before FDR contracted polio, and another of just Eleanor

      "(1)Photograph, black white, 10.5"" x 13.5 overall, image 7"" x 8.75"". Taken in Washington, D.C., on June 12, 1919, the Roosevelt family is looking through a scrapbook. Pictured are: Franklin, wife Eleanor, and mother Sara seated on a sofa. Franklin, Jr. (born 1914) is seated on his father's lap while John (born 1916) is on his grandmother's lap, the only one looking at the photographer. Standing behind them are Anna (born 1906), Elliott (born 1910), and James (born 1907). It was taken while FDR was serving as Pres. Woodrow Wilson's Assistant Secretary of the Navy, five months after Eleanor's uncle, Theodore Roosevelt, died. A year later, at the 1920 Democratic National Convention in San Francisco, Franklin D. Roosevelt received his party's nomination for Vice President because of his successful record in naval affairs during the World War, his popularity, and his family name. While vacationing at Campobello Island in New Brunswick, Canada, in 1921, Roosevelt contracted polio. (2) Early Photograph, sepia, 9"" x 12.25"" (blank margins trimmed) overall, image 7.5"" x 10"". Signed in pencil at lower right of image ""Kazanjian/N.Y."" Aram Kazanjian was an Armenian refugee from the Turkish massacres of 1905-1906 who became a successful painter and photographer in Boston and New York. His daughter, Arlene Francis Kazanjian, born in Boston in 1907, dropped her family name and became a well-known actress in films and on radio, Broadway, and television. Ironically, on her first show on ""What's My Line?"" on February 16, 1950, Arlene Francis was the panelist who correctly identified the night's mystery guest, Elliott Roosevelt, son of Eleanor and Franklin, and you know Eleanor was watching. Fine condition."

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        LA MONTEE AUX ENFERS: POESIES Illustrée de douze eaux-fortes et vingt-trois dessins par Edouard Chimot.

      Paris, Le Livre du Bibliophile, 1919. In-4 p., bross. orig., custodia in mz. pelle con ang., astuccio con cuffia in pelle, pp. (8),166,(2), illustrato da 13 affascinanti composizioni di Chimot, in tavv. f.t.: sono 13 acqueforti originali incise dall?'artista, qui presenti in due stati (a colori e in b.n.). Il vol. è ornato anche da 23 bellissimi finali, disegnati da Chimot. Il ns. esempl. contiene 1 tav. in più (in due stati) e 1 tav. in tre stati. Cfr. Carteret,IV, p. 259: ?"Edition recherchée?" - Benezit,III, p. 593. Bella edizione di 590 esempl. numer. Il ns., 64, ?"sur Hollande van Gelder Zonen?", fa parte della tiratura di 70 (num. 21 a 90), firmati dall?'A. e dall?'artista e ?"contenant deux états des eaux-fortes?". Esemplare ben conservato. .

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        Towards Evolutionary Psychology / Theodore Schroeder : a collection of offprints, essays and articles bound by author in 1 volume with his considerable manuscript annotation and correction

      various publishers, 1919-1941, 1919, Hardback, Book Condition: Very Good, 1st Edition in this formGood copy in a gilt-blocked cloth binding. Spine ends somewhat worn, with panel edges slightly dulled and rubbed. Bumped corners. Some tanning and browning internally. Editorial annotations throughout. Remains quite well-preserved overall. Further scans, images etc. and additional bibliographical material available on request. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 0 pages; A collection of offprints, essays and articles by Theodore Schroeder bound in 1 volume, submitted for publication. A letter tipped-in to front pastedown states that the author is submitting the volume of papers for "editorial consideration." Some contents are bound, and some are tipped-in. Spine title: Toward evolutionary psychology. Head of contents page reads: Essays along the road from psychoanalysis to evolutionary psychology. Subjects: Psychology -- Philosophy -- Religion -- Medicine -- Sociology -- Culture and society -- Law -- Essays, articles etc. -- United States. The majority of articles contain editorial annotations. Biographical note: Schroeder was a a prolific and controversial author, who wrote mainly of issues pertaining to freedom of expression. His writings became the subject of a lawsuit following his death. In his will, Schroeder left his estate to two friends, with the instruction that the money from the estate be used to gather his voluminous writings and publish them. Two of Schroeder's cousins, with whom he had no contact, contested the will, and successfully voided it. In upholding a lower court's decision, Judge O'Sullivan of the Supreme Court of Errors the State of Connecticut explained, "The law will not declare a trust valid when the object of the trust, as the finding discloses, is to distribute articles which reek of the sewer." There appears to be no record of this volume of writings being published in one volume during the author's lifetime. Description: various paginations, 24cm. Includes a selection of related newspaper and magazine clippings loosey inserted.

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        Die Grundlage der allgemeinen Relativitätstheorie. Sonderdruck aus den "Annalen der Physik", Band 49, 1916. Wahrscheinlich zweiter Abdruck der ersten Buchausgabe. Obroschiert.

      Leipzig: Johann Ambrosius Barth [1919] - OHFt., 64 S., 8°. Umschlag leicht beschmutzt; etwas brüchig u. auf Rändern mit kleinem Verlust eingerissen. Innen frisch u. sauber. In dieser Buchzubereitung selten! Weil 80. u. Norman 696. * Our books are stored in our warehouse, not in the shop. If you want to visit us and see a specific book, please notify us in advance. Unsere Bücher werden nicht in unserem Geschäft, sondern in einem Lager am Stadtrand Prags verwahrt. Bitte teilen Sie uns vorher mit, wenn Sie uns besuchen und ein bestimmtes Buch ansehen wollen. * Book Language/s: de [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Command is Forward

      New York: The Century Co.,, 1919. Tales of the A. E. F. Battlefields as They Appeared in The Stars and Stripes. Illustrated by Drawings by C. LeRoy Baldridge. Octavo. Original yellow cloth, spine and front board lettered in dark blue. With the dust jacket. Frontispiece and 15 plates by C. LeRoy Baldridge. Boards slightly rubbed, some minor foxing to edges; an excellent copy in the jacket that has some restoration to verso. First edition, first printing. Collected stories from the front lines of the First World War by medical corps private Alexander Woollcott, who had been a journalist and critic with the New York Times before volunteering for service war, and was one of a number of professional journalists selected by the American Expeditionary Forces to produce Stars and Stripes, a morale-boosting newspaper for the troops. The stories are accompanied by the illustrations of Cyrus LeRoy Baldridge, an illustrator who also contributed to Star and Stripes while serving on the front lines.

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        Historischer Atlas des Wiener Stadtbildes

      Wien, Vlg. d. Deutschösterr. Staatsdruckerei 1919.. 2°. 34 S., 50 doppelbl. gr. Taf. (dav. 3 farb.). in Photolithogr., 18 Textabb. OHLn.-Mappe. In gutem Zustand. - (Arbeiten d. kunsthistor. Instituts d. Univers. Wien, Lehrkanzel Strzygowski, Bd. XVI) Gugitz 12187 - Buchschmuck v. Rud. Junk.

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