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        AMs - Laborbuch: Tuberkulose-Laborbuch 1919/20. Laborbuch, (Frankfurt a.M.) 28.6.1919 - 17.9.1920.

      . 192 Seiten° + 2 eingehängte Blätter. Halbleinenband der Zeit mit handschriftlichem Titel- und Rückenschildchen und eingedruckter Paginierung (vollständig). Einband leicht berieben, Block am Fuß durch Feuchtigkeitseinwirkung leicht wellig.. Vermutlich Vorarbeiten zu Kolle's und Schlossberger's Tuberkulosestudien II + III. - Ueber die thierpathogenität des Friedmann'schen so genannten "Schildkrötentuberkelbazillus" und "Ueber die Beeinflussung der experimentellen Meerschweinchentuberkulose durch die Friedmannschen "Schildkrötentuberkelbazillen" (1920). - Wilhelm Kolle (1868-1935), Bakteriologe, 1917 Nachfolger Paul Ehrlichs als Direktor des Staatsinstituts für experimentelle Therapie und des Georg-Speyer-Hauses. - "Tuberkulose Stämme II". - Labor-Protokolle zahlreicher Reihenuntersuchungen mit unter-schiedlichen Stämmen, Dosen und Darreichungen an Kaninchen, Meerschweinchen und Mäusen, oft mit Sektionsbefunden. - - Überschriften: "Virulenzprüfung an Meerschweinchen", "Tuberkulinprüfungen", "Nachweis von TB-Bac. im Mäuseorganismus ... Nach verschied. Zeiten getötet, Ausstriche gefärbt nach Gram & Ziehl", "Pathogenitäts-Auswertung von TB 11 / Loefflerkultur vom 16.6.19", "Perkutane Infektion von Meerschweinchen ... Tb 7", "Prüfung auf Tuberkulinempfindlichkeit", "Kalium jodatum an Kaninchen ... Jodspeicherung im Gewebe bei Tuberkulose", "Inhalations-Versuche", "Pathogenität des Stammes Tb.7 / Fallende Mengen", "Gewöhnliche 4% Glycerin-Bouillon in verschiedenen Mengen an Meerschweinchen i.v. und sk.", "Fälle von phlyktäneartigen Erkrankungen (Prof. Igersheimer - Göttingen" (hierzu die beiden eingehängten Blätter), etc. - Es lassen sich mehrere Handschriften deutlich unterscheiden.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat für Medizin - Fritz-Dieter S]
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        A collection of 58 offprints

      V.p.. ca. 1920-1943. 58 volumes, mostly 8vo; many illustrated; all in wrappers save for a few broadsheets and bifolia; all about fine. Offprints of medical papers concerning obstetrics and gynecological studies by J. P. Greenhill of Chicago, Illinois. Also includes a run of the author's yearly reviews of obstetric literature from 1924 through 1931. Includes seminal works on the value of x-rays in obstetrics; and a case history of a premature baby weighing 735 grams (a little over one and a half pounds) and surviving, co- written with Samual J. Hoffman and Evelyn C. Lundeen. A complete list is available upon request.

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        Lelek Sebra

      Cvijanovic, Beograd 1920 - Tin Ujevic (July 5, 1891 - November 12, 1955) is considered to be one of the greatest Croatian poets of all times. Lived in Paris, Belgrade, Sarajevo, Split, but mostly in Zagreb. A central figure of Croatian early modernism, in his early period close to Serbian surrealist movement. Translator (Baudelaire, Rimbaud, Proust, Gide). 34 pages. Extremely rare book, first edition, 88 pages, in Serbo-croatian, Cyrillic script. Fully restaurated, age browned inside. First edition and first book Ujevic wrote. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        South. The Story of ShackletonÂ’s Last Expedition 1914-1917. Signed by Shackleton

      London: Heinemann. Very Good. 1920. Blue cloth. Blue cloth with bright silver ship's image and lettering to front; bright silver text to spine. Nick to spine (see image); alitle foxing to fore edge & half-title; bean-sized burn to lower right quadrant of pp. [i]-xiii (see image). The March 1920 printing. Color frontis., crisp color folding map at rear. A handsome copy with a bold inscription by the author.. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; [xiv], [376] pages; Signed by Author .

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        Die Frau ohne Schatten. Erzählung. Mit radiertem Titel von Hans Meid.

      Berlin, S.Fischer, 1920. - M13900 Gr.-8° (23 x 18cm). Roter OriginalLederband mit vergoldetem Rückentitel, vergoldetem Deckelsignet und Kopfgoldschnitt. Im gepolstertem OSchmuckschuber mit goldgedrucktem Rückentitel und Lederkanten. Der Schuber etwas berieben. Der schmiegsame schöne Ledereinband makellos ohne jede Gebrauchsspur nur mit den Ledereigenen Farbnuancen. 189 (2) Seiten zzgl. der Titelradierung. Vorliegend handschriftlich nummeriertes Exemplar 3 von 160 auf handgeschöpftem Bütten von J.W. Zanders. Von Hofmannsthal im Impressum voll signiert. Einbandentwurf von K.E. Mende. ExLibris de Weyl im Innendeckel. Nahezu absolut sauberes und fleckenfreies Exemplar. 1200

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        VOTERS ATTENTION! What Philadelphians will vote for on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 2, 1920

      Women's League for Good Government[and] Philadelphia League of Women Voters, Philadelphia 1920 - 4p octavo. 11 x 8.5 inches folds to 5.5 x 8.5 inches. Very minor soft wrinles at center and 1/2" angled tear on top of page 3 not even close to text. Very good+ condition. Caption title. "VOTERS ATTENTION! What Philadelphians will vote for on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 2, 1920" P. [4] "Published for the information of women voters"-- Women's League for Good Government (Philadelphia, Pa.) Philadelphia League of Women Voters (Pa.) Civic Club of Philadelphia, Pa. Rare. We could only locate one copy in USA institutions During the beginning of the twentieth century, as women's suffrage gained in popularity, suffragists were subject to arrests and many were jailed. Finally, President Woodrow Wilson urged Congress to pass what became, when it was ratified in 1920, the Nineteenth Amendment which prohibited state and federal agencies from gender-based restrictions on voting. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        UNCLE WIGGILY ORIGINAL ART: HE BELIEVED IN SIGNS

      - (CAMPBELL,LANG)illus. UNCLE WIGGILY ORIGINAL ART for comic strip by Howard Garis. Garis originally created Uncle Wiggily for a newspaper comic strip and it became so popular that it was nationally syndicated on a daily basis. Lang Campbell is the artist who drew the characters which later evolved into many books. Offered here is a fabulous 4 panel continuous pen and ink strip that appeared in the Saturday newspapers circa 1920. The image measures 12/1/4" wide by 3 1/2" high on high quality paper. Signed in the corner, it is in fine condition with pencilled caption in the margin reading "He Believed In Signs" and with each panel featuring Uncle Wiggily (plus other characters). Each panel is remarkably detailed and amazingly has none of the usual white-out corrections that usually appear on these types of pieces. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Aleph-Bet Books, Inc. - ABAA]
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        A Savant's Vendetta

      London: Arthur Pearson. (1920). First. First English edition (previously published in the U.S. as The Uttermost Farthing). Cheap paper browned, small spot on the front board, a very good or better copy. This copy Inscribed by Freeman: "P.M. Stone from R. Austin Freeman with cordial good wishes. 3rd April 1939." One of the author's scarcest titles, presumably so because of the execrable leftover wartime paper used in its manufacture. Very seldom found, and never signed or inscribed. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Kubistische Komposition - Composition cubiste. Öl auf Karton, unten rechts signiert. Alt gerahmt.

      . Das farbenfrohe Bild mit Bildmaß 53 x 34 cm ( Höhe x Breite ), alt im schlichten Rahmen gerahmt ( Rahmenmaß: 63 x 43 cm ). Möglicherweise Künstlerrahmung. Öl auf Pappe. Das Bild ist rechts unten mit *Albert Gleizes* signiert, undatiert ( ca. um 1920 ). Das Bild gering fleckig und zum linken Außenrand hin etwas berieben- ansonsten von guter, farbfrischer Erhaltung, der Rahmen stärker farbfleckig, berieben, bestoßen. Die Nägel zur Fixierung des Malkartons am Rahmen verso angerostet. ( Literatur: Rump, Künstlerlexikon Band II Seite 257 u.a. ) ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available ).

      [Bookseller: Buchhandlung & Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        Dir. Gedichte.

      . 4. Aufl. Leipzig: Insel Verlag 1920. Med vignetter. 28 s. Orig. hlvlrd. With vignettes. N.p.fbl. Publisher's halfcloth. Name on flyleaf..

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        Exposició d'Art francès d'Avantguarda. Catàleg. (Galeries Dalmau. 26 Octubre - 15 Novembre 1920.)

      J. Dalmau (Unió de Fotogravadors i estampat per l'A Artís) (1920), Barcelona - First edition. With 26 black and white reproductions of paintings. In original paper, printed in red and black. (56) p. Josep Dalmau's gallery in Barcelona was the most significant and important gallery of the first decades of the 20th in Catalonia. It three major sides were to introduce and promote international avant-garde art are in Barcelona (this catalogue is an example), to promote the local avant-garde tendencies and to export Catalan art to other countries. The exhibition of French avant-garde art in 1920 introduced 46 (mostly French) artists through 87 paintings. Among others George Braque, Jean and Raoul Dufy, André Derain, Albert Gleizes, Juan Gris, Fernand Léger, André Lothe, Jacques Lipchitz, Henri Matisse, Joan Miró, Pablo Picasso, Diego Rivera, Gino Severini, Paul Signac and Félix Vallotton. Slight foxing to cover, first pages and fore-edge. Brown stain to p. (45). In original paper, printed in red and black First edition. With 26 black and white reproductions of paintings [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Földvári Books]
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        Bilderbuch für Tyll und Nele.

      München, Verlag der Marées-Gesellschaft R. Piper 1920. - 23 blattgroße Farbholzschnitte, einschließlich des Titels, und eine Farbholzschnitt-Vignette, (25 Blätter). Geheftet zwischen Originalhalbpergamentdeckel mit blauer Durchstichsheftung. Titel in Blaudruck, blindgeprägte Deckelvignette. 50,5 x 36,0 cm. Rodenberg 369, 27. Jentsch 84. Lang 310. Sennewald 20, 9. Stuck-Villa II, 297. Katalog Lindenau-Museum 3845. 27. Druck der Marées-Gesellschaft. Exemplar 159, eins von 235 auf Bütten (Gesamtauflage 300). Handpressendruck von Jakob Hegner, Hellerau, unter Aufsicht des Künstlers. Der Text, vom Künstler verfasst, wurde von ihm in die Holzstöcke einbezogen. Das Bilderbuch mit Darstellungen aus dem Leben der Tiere wurde von ihm für die Kinder Henry van de Veldes angefertigt. Schubert studierte von 1906-09 an der Kunstgewerbeschule in Dresden und arbeitete 1913-14 bei Hegenbarth in Dresden. Er war Mitbegründer der Dresdener Sezession. "Die von vier Stöcken gedruckten Farbholzschnitte zu dem Kinderbuch Tyll und Nele sind Schuberts letzte Holzschnittfolge" (Jentsch). "Sämtliche Blätter selten, da alle Druckstöcke, Platten und Teile der Auflagen im 2. Weltkrieg vernichtet wurden" (Thieme-Becker). Einband leicht berieben, wenige Tafeln am Rand gering stockfleckig, schönes Exemplar, dieses herausragenden Bilderbuchs des Expressionismus [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Shakespeare" Identified in Edward de Vere the Seventeenth Earl of Oxford

      London: Cecil Palmer. First Edition.. Very good+ condition with some signs of external wear. Very firm binding. Small paperdefect on pages 349-352. Otherwise in excellent condition. Extremely rare publication on the most controversial authorship question in the history of Literature.. First Edition. London, Cecil Palmer, 1920. 8°. 551 pages with five portraits and thorough Index. Original hardcover (Red-Brown cloth with black lettering on spine and frontcover). Very good+ condition with some signs of external wear. Very firm binding. Small paperdefect on pages 349-352. Otherwise in excellent condition. Extremely rare publication on the most controversial authorship question in the history of Literature. Includes for example: The Stratfordian View, character of the problem and method of Solution, The Author: general features, The Author: Special characteristics, The search and discovery. Conditions fulfilled. Edward de Vere as Lyric poet, The Lyric poetry of Edward De Vere, Records and Early life of de Vere, Early Manhood, Manhood of de Vere, Middle Period, Dramatic Foreground, Poetic Self-Revelation - The Sonnets, Dramatic Self-Revelation - Hamlet, Chronological Summary of Edward de Vere and Shakespeare ( The Tempest etc. John Thomas Looney (14 August 1870 ?- 17 January 1944) was an English school teacher who is best known for having originated the Oxfordian theory, which claims that Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford (1550?-1604) was the true author of Shakespeare's plays. Looney came from a Methodist religious background, but later converted to the rationalistic Religion of Humanity, becoming a leader of its church in Tyneside. After the failure of the local church, Looney turned to the Shakespeare authorship question, publishing in 1920 his theory that de Vere was the author of most of the poems and plays published in Shakespeare's name. He later argued that de Vere had also written works published under the names of other poets. Looney's book begins by outlining many of the familiar anti-Stratfordian arguments about Shakespeare of Stratford's supposedly poor education and unpoetic personality. He also criticises the methods adopted by many previous anti-Stratfordians, especially the Baconian tendency to search for ciphers. Looney considers it unlikely that an author who wished to conceal his identity would leave such messages. He then goes on to identify the influence of Frank Harris's book The Man Shakespeare, which uses the plays to find evidence of Shakespeare's beliefs and interests. Looney states that it is possible to use this method to identify the type of person who must have written the works. He considered that lower class characters were portrayed as buffoons and that the author had no sympathy for the middle-classes. He was, however, dedicated to old-fashioned feudal ideals of nobility and service. He also believed in a highly structured, dutiful and ordered society. For Looney the plays expressed a distinct political vision that combined elements of feudalism and modern scepticism towards traditional religion. He also believed that events and characters in the plays must correspond to the life of the author. Studying the biographies of Elizabethan aristocrats, he became convinced that Edward de Vere's career and personal experience could be mapped onto the action of the plays. Since de Vere died in 1604, many years before a number of Shakespeare's works appeared, Looney argued that there is an abrupt change in publication history and in the style of plays apparently written after 1604. Unusually, Looney argued that The Tempest was not the work of Oxford/Shakespeare, but of another author. It had been mistakenly added to the canon. He argued that its style and the "dreary negativism" it promoted were inconsistent with Shakespeare's "essentially positivist" soul, and so could not have been written by Oxford. He also suggested that the evidence of other writers' hands in late plays such as Pericles, Prince of Tyre implied that the author had died, leaving them unfinished. Such works were completed and published by others, as were the sonnets, the dedication page of which implied to Looney that the author was deceased. Looney expanded his views in later publications, especially his 1921 edition of de Vere's poetry. Looney suggested that de Vere was also responsible for some of the literary works published under the names of Arthur Golding, Anthony Munday and John Lyly. (Wikipedia)

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        Spring in New Hampshire and Other Poems

      Grant Richards, 1920, Soft Cover, Book Condition: Near Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, As Issued, 1stSize: 8vo, First Edition, first printing of McKay's third publication, his first book of original poetry. Published London: Grant Richard, 1920. Original 8 vo. wrappers, 5 1/8" x 7 7/8", 40 pp., printed on laid paper, bound into tan card wrappers, with printed green publisher's label on cover. Some copies contained a frontis, this one does not. Tiny chip off one corner of label. Covers have minor creasing at the top and bottom edges, otherwise near fine. Pages bright and clean.

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        Spring In New Hampshire And Other Poems

      Grant Richards. PAPERBACK. Paperback with some edge wear to covers, content is clean with some foxing to front end pages, rough cut page ends. Solidly bound content. Overall In Good Condition For Age. . Good. 1920.

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        Correspondence Archive of Bertram D. Hulen, Author, and noted International correspondent of the New York Times

      1920s-1950. Archive of Bertram D. Hulen, Author, and noted international correspondent of the New York Times. Bertram Hulen, Washington Bureau correspondent at the New York Times, was known as the dean of State Department reporters. He had more than twenty-five years?' experience covering the State Department and White House and was the author of a highly regarded book, ?"Inside The State Department.?" Hulen was killed along with a dozen other American correspondents on July 12, 1949 in a plane crash near Bombay, India. The party was returning from an inspection of Indonesia at the invitation of the Netherlands government. This archive consists of letters and mementos dating from the 1920s up to the immediate aftermath of his death. Most of the journalistic items are letters from colleagues and friends, many congratulatory, commenting on the publication of his book. There are some interesting letters from correspondents, telling about their assignments. Person letters to his wife tell of his work, the life of a foreign correspondent, and some of the more interesting of his assignments, especially on the campaign trail with presidential candidates. There are many letters and telegrams of condolence written to his wife and to the New York Times, after his death. Also included are credentials of one type or another, issued for special assignments, invitations, and a file of correspondence and records related to Hulen?'s family genealogy. Specifically, the contents include a telegram of condolence, to Mrs. Hulen, from Queen Juliana of the Netherlands, a 26?" photo of President Coolidge and the White House Press Corp, taken in 1929, a film roll, sent by the Netherlands government, of the time the group of correspondents spent in Indonesia, a portrait of Hulen, a letter of condolence from poet Strickland Gillilan, a cocktail recipe sent to Hulen from the USSR Embassy in the aftermath of a reception there, a letter from Cordell Hull, another from Joseph Grew, both Secretaries of State, a detailed 1932 letter from Nelson T. Johnson of the China Legation of the United States, about conditions in China, specifically about the Japanese belligerence. There are telegrams of shock in the days immediately following Hulen?'s death, many from noted New York Times reporters of the day, and dozens of letters from politicians, diplomats, journalists. One invitation is to the birthday celebration given for King Alexander I, from the Minister of the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes. A number of letters are from his colleagues at the New York Times, including Arthur Sulzberger. And much more, including an invitation to a meeting of ?"The Hitler Gang.?"

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        The Feet of the Young Men. Photographically illustrated by Lewis R. Freeman.

      New York, Doubleday, Page & Comp., 1920.. Limited Edition to 377 copies, signed by the author. unpaged Gr.-8°, gebundene Ausgabe, Halbpergament mit goldgeprägtem Deckeltitel,. der Einbandrücken am Fuß angerissen und beschädigt sowie etwas angestaubt und gedunkelt, der Einband leicht fleckig und die Vergoldung teils etwas berieben, auf dem Vorsatz montiertes Exlibris, jugendstilig, ohne Angabe des Künstlers, auf den Vorsätzen die damals noch ideologisch unbefrachtete Swastika als Muster verwendet, Exemplar 127 der limiterten Ausgabe , von Kipling signiert. Joseph Rudyard Kipling (* 30. Dezember 1865 in Bombay - + 18. Januar 1936 in London) war ein britischer Schriftsteller und Dichter, der 1907 als bis dahin jüngster Autor und erster englischer Schriftsteller den Literaturnobelpreis erhielt. Seine bekanntesten Werke sind Das Dschungelbuch, Rikki-Tikki-Tavi, der Roman Kim und eine Vielzahl von Kurzgeschichten. Bitte warten Sie nach Ihrer Bestellung unsere Vorausrechnung per E-Mail ab oder zahlen Sie per Paypal an info@signiertebuecher.de.

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        Colour lithograph for Sinner-Bier.

      . Probably a proof print. Karlsruhe ca. 1920. 44,4 x 31 cm. Printed by Arthur Albrecht & Co. in Karlsruhe. * The print was widely used by the brewery, also as an enamel badge..

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        Die Auflösung der Städte. Oder: Die Erde, eine gute Wohnung. Oder auch: Der Weg zur Alpinen Architektur. ... . In 30 Zeichnungen von Bruno Taut. Schneeflocken, Allen Kindern, den Blumen und Sternen..

      Hagen, Folkwang-Verlag , 1920. 4°, 81 (2) S., 30 Taf. auf farb. Papier., zusätzl. einige Abb. , Kart., Deckel etwas wasserändig und stockflleckig, kleine Fehlstelle des Rückens am Fuss (2 cm), innen sauber. Insgesamt gutes Exemplar dieses seltene und ausserordentlich fragilen Buches aus, der Zeit entsprechend, sehr holzhaltigem Papier. Preis in CHF: 1400. Erste Ausgabe dieses seltenen Werkes. Wie schon zwei Jahre zuvor in der "Alpinen Architektur" unternimmt Bruno Taut in dem vorliegenden Werk den Versuch der Verschmelzung von Architektur u. Natur. Mit Beiträgen von Kropotkin, Lenin, Landauer, Fuhrmann, Hölderlin, Whitman u. a.Detailansichtzurück zur TrefferlisteTaut, Bruno, Die Auflösung der Städte oder Die Erde eine gute Wohnung oder auch: Der Weg zur Alpinen Architektur in 30 Zeichnungen. oder Die Erde eine gute Wohnung oder auch: Der Weg zur Alpinen Architektur in 30 Zeichnungen. 1920Hagen, Folkwang 1920. 4°. Orig.-Pappbd.Erste Ausgabe. - - Aus der Bibliothek von Christian Rohlfs u. mit dessen Namenszug auf dem Vortitel. Mit 30 (4 farb.) Tafeln mit Zeichnungen. Ränder etwas gebräunt, Vorsätze u. erste sowie letzte Bll. etwas stockfleckig. - Einbd. gebräunt u. stockfleckig sowie am Rücken mit Verlust.Auktionsdatum: 17.11.2009Auktions-/Losnummer: 419/240 Schätzpreis: 300,00 EURZuschlagpreis: 260,00 EURHauswedell & Nolte

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        Konvolut von 37 Gummidrucken, vorwiegend Landschaftsaufnahmen, davon 15 doppelt.

      Steyr, um 1920-1930 (?).. Original Fotografie. vers. Bildformate, meist 14,5 x 22,1 cm.. Unten rechts monogrammiert mit "D".

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        Rubaiyat.

      . Efter den engelske bearbejdelse ved Edward Fitzgerald. Oversat til dansk af Thöger Larsen. Kbhvn. 1920. Smukt illustr. i farver af Willy Pogany. Den dekorative udstyrelse af Poul Saebye. Indbundet ubeskaret med orig. omslag i privat halvlaeder..

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        Chimpansen. Zool-Have.

      . Litograferet plakat trykt i farver af Andreassen og Lachmann. Köbenhavn Ca. 1920. Med digt af Louis Levy. 86x60 cm. * Med svage foldemaerker. Smukt restaureret og dubleret pa syrefrit papir af Per Laursen..

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        Irish Fairy Tales.

      . London: Macmillan 1920. With 16 coloured illustrations by Arthur Rackham, all with tissue guards. X + 318 pp. Publisher's cloth. With inscriptions on flyleaf..

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        Musikalische Novellen. Mit fünf Original-Lithographien von Jacob Steinhardt. [Die fünf Lithographien illustrieren die folgenden Novellen: Schma Jißroel oder Der Bassgeiger, Die Wandlungen einer Weise, Die Kabbalisten, Der Purimgeiger, Er spielt für den Teufel. / Mit zwei Seiten jiddischer Worterklärungen] Die Ãœbersetzungen aus dem Ostjüdischen stammen von Alexander Eliasberg.

      Berlin: Verlag für Jüdische Kunst und Kultur - Fritz Gurlitt. Die Bindung gering berieben. Innen sehr guter Zustand. Schöner Druck von Otto von Holten.. Berlin, Verlag für Jüdische Kunst und Kultur - Fritz Gurlitt, 1920. 4°. 64 Seiten. Originales Halbleinen mit illustriertem Einbanddeckel. Die Bindung gering berieben. Innen sehr guter Zustand. Schöner Druck von Otto von Holten. Jakob Steinhardt (* 23. oder 27. Mai 1887 in Zerkow, Kreis Jarotschin; † 11. Februar 1968 in Naharija, Israel) war ein deutscher expressionistischer Maler und Grafiker. Er studierte 1906/07 an der Berliner Akademie der Künste bei Lovis Corinth und Hermann Struck, ab 1907 dann in Paris zunächst bei Jean Paul Laurens, danach bei Henri Matisse und Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen. 1910 kehrte er nach Berlin zurück, 1911 unternahm er eine Reise durch Italien. Zurück in Berlin gründete er 1912 gemeinsam mit Ludwig Meidner und Richard Janthur die Künstlergruppe Die Pathetiker; die Gruppe hatte im selben Jahr ihre erste Ausstellung in Herwarth Waldens „Sturm-Galerie?". 1933 emigrierte er nach Palästina (Jerusalem), war dort seit 1947 Dozent an der nationalen Bezalel-Schule für Kunst und Kunsthandwerk und deren Leiter in den Jahren 1953-1957. Er trat hauptsächlich mit grafischen Folgen nach jüdischen und biblischen Motiven hervor (Holzschnitte zur Haggada 1920/21, Radierungen mit Gedichten Arno Nadels unter dem Titel "Rot und glühend ist das Auge des Juden"; Lithographien zu den "Musikalischen Novellen" und den "Gleichnissen" von J. L. Perez u. v. a.). Neben Struck und Budko war er Hauptvertreter einer spezifisch am Jüdischen interessierten Kunst und gilt als einer der überzeugendsten Darsteller der ostjüdischen Welt. Er gewann internationale Preise auf der Biennale in São Paulo (1955) und in Venedig (1960). (Wikipedia). Jizchok Leib Perez; Pseudonyme als Feuilletonist: Luzifer, Lez, Ben Tamar; * 18. Mai 1852 als Sohn wohlhabender und wohltätiger Eltern sefardischer Herkunft in Zamos'c', damals Russisch Polen; † 3. April 1915 in Warschau, war ein bedeutender jiddischsprachiger Schriftsteller aus Polen, der allerdings auch polnisch und hebräisch schrieb. Neben Mendele Moicher Sforim und Scholem Alejchem gehört Perez zu den Begründern der modernen jiddischen Literatur sowie der jüdischen Belletristik überhaupt. Er gilt "als einer der bedeutendsten psychologisierenden. Dichter der Weltliteratur und gleichzeitig als der hervorragendste jiddische Dramatiker". (Wikipedia)

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        Lettre tapuscrite signée avec dessin

      - ERNI Hans (1920), peintre graveur et illustrateur suisse. L.T.S. avec dessin adressée à Jean-Robert DELAHAUT. Lucerne, 27 novembre 1958. 1 p. in-4 sur papier en-tête. Il remercie son ami pour les quelques plaquettes qu¿il a reçues et précise : « je trouve l¿ensemble avec la couverture noir très élégant ». Il évoque son prochain voyage à Paris pour le vernissage de son exposition à la galerie La Gravure. Sa signature, au crayon de couleur rouge, est accompagnée d¿un beau dessin de cheval.

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        Reliefpanorama von Hohenaschau und der Umgebung mit den Orten als Vogelschauansichten.

      . Aquarell mit Deckfarben über Bleistift, sign. "J. Ruep", um 1920, 50 x 77 cm.. Blick von Süden auf Nieder- und Hohenaschau und die Umgebung von Maureralpe bis Bichl. Mit ausdrucksvollem Bergpanorama von der Kampenwand zur Überhängenden Wand und dem Hochries. Eingezeichnet sind alle Häuser der Orte, die Burg Hohenaschau, die Almen, Berghöfe und Kapellen. Mit Angabe der Skirouten und Rodelbahnen und Sprungschanze. - Auf Leinwand aufgezogen, im weißen Rand mit Tesafilmspuren und handschriftlichen Anmerkungen.

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        The Mystery of Easter Island. The Story of an Expedition.

      . 2nd edition. London: Sifton, Praed & Co. Ltd. 1920. Richly illustr. XXIV + 404 pp. Well-preserved uncut copy bound in publisher's green pictorial cloth, top edge gilt..

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        Svensk Frukt

      Magnus Bergvall, Stockholm: 1920 - Full-Leather. As New. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Färglagda avbildningar jämte beskrivningar över i Sverige odlade frukt- och bärsorter. (II),48 pp. 48 col.lithogr.plates by Sven Ekblom. Full leather original binding in original box. A Beutiful copy. almost in mint condition [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Peoples Of All Nations

      Educational Book Co., London, 1920, Cloth, Book Condition: Good, First EditionSize: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall, 7 volumes. 5436 pages. Approximately 15 kilograms total book weight. Not dated but circa 1920. Blue cloth boards; front boards embossed and tooled in black and blind; gilt titles at spines. Volume 1 only endpapers starting to split at gutter; minimal marking; negligible foxing; some wear to boards predominantly at head and foot of spines. VERY SCARCE SET IN GOOD COLLECTABLE CONDITION. PEOPLES OF ALL NATIONS: THEIR LIFE TODAY AND THE STORY OF THEIR PAST BY OUR FOREMOST WRITERS OF TRAVEL ANTHROPOLOGY & HISTORY: ILLUSTRATED WITH UPWARDS OF 5000 PHOTOGRAPHS, NUMEROUS COLOUR PLATES, AND 150 MAPS EDITED BY J.A. HAMMERTON. 'Peoples and nations are words that have been much on tongue and pen in recent years. Since the outbreak of the Great War national spirit has been more active in the minds of men than at any other time in history. By its very existence the League Of Nations recognizes the ineluctable fact of nationalism, though an eminent statesman, indescribing the spirit of nationalism as "the curse of Europe" looks to the League somehow to abolish that spirit, and one of our seers, among his after-war visions, has seen a "world state," in which, presumably, national distinctions are blurred and all humanity exists in some strange neutral tint. A proper knowledge of the races of mankind that are sharing with us in the life of the globe today is essential to anyone who would lay claim to be decently educated. It scarcely needed the Great War to make intelligent persons understand how the complex machinery of modern civilization has brought peoples of very distant areas of the earth into a relationship, the closeness of which is often realized only when some temporary breakdown in that machinery occurs. The war at least made plain to the most unobservant that no nation can live unto itself alone, and in that degree it stimulated the sort of study which this work seeks to advance. It was determined that the task of presenting and entirely new picture of the post-war world inits living actuality should be attempted, and , after due consideration, the national unit was found to offer the most practical method of treatment. By arranging the nations of the world in their alphabetical order, rather than following any geographical sequence, a pleasing variety of subject resulted. Merely to describe the peoples of all nations in their habits as they live, and to illustrate them profusely, did not seem adequate to the purpose in hand; hence the historical chapters, in which every nation's story is briefly retold by skilled historians.' Very heavy set that will require additional postage for International Customers.

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        Storie di cantastorie

      Casa Editrice Vitagliano (via Durini 140) - Stabilimento Arti Grafiche Bertarelli (Via Archimede, 4-6) 1920 brossura buone condizioni Italiano unico I ed.. Collezione Vitaglianoo per i ragazzi I Gioielli, vol. 3°. VIII / 92 / brossura in cartoncino ruvido avorio illustrata a colori al primo piatto dall'A.. con disegni in nero e dieci tavole a colori di Sto (Sergio Tofano). Sguardie illustrate in grigio (motto Illuminare). Stato buono (usura dellla copertina ai margini - copertina e pagine brunite - dedica ad inchiostro nero a p. 1). Indice: La dolorosa e commovente istoria di Cecco e di Rosina - Alcune fra le più note vicende di Guerino il Meschino - La tromba d'Eustacchio - Le pene del giovane esploratore che non sa cosa esplorare - Il paggio saggio - Le nozze di Barbablù - Elogio del Serpente a Sonagli - La chitarrata di Pierroot - La piramide di Re Piramidone - Gli stivali del gatto con gli stivali.

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        Frans Masereel.

      . 6 pp. from Genius 1920. With 7 woodcuts by Masereel. 4to..

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        Oscar Wilde. Literaturbilleder fra det moderne England.

      . Privattryk. Kbhvn. 1920. 96 s. Oplag 250 nummererede eksemplarer, signeret af forfatteren. Indbundet ubeskaret med orig. foromslag i privat hlvpergament med handskreven titel pa ryggen. Bindet lidt slidt..

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        Les Feux de la Saint-Jean. Poeme.

      . 1st edit. Paris: Camille Bloch 1920. With 5 illustr. by Luc-Albert Moreau. 4to. Orig. wrapper i orig. folder. * Presentation copy from the author to Jacque Riviere. Limited to 360 copies, of which this is number 166, one of 340 copies on verge d'Arches a la forme. Mahe I,26. "Edition originale et premier tirage illustre par un artiste de talent", Carteret IV,43..

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        Memorandum of the Secretary of State for War Relating to the Army Estimates for 1920-21

      His Majesty's Stationery Office, London 1920 - Offered here is a scarce official government publication from Churchill's period as Secretary of State for War and Air - a Memorandum to Parliament regarding his Army Estimates for 1920-21 - meant to accompany his speech to Parliament of 23 February 1920. In January 1919, when he became Secretary of State for War and Air, Winston Churchill was only in his early 40s. Nonetheless, he was already a polarizing national figure who had already held several important Cabinet positions and been a force in national politics for nearly two decades. And he was already steeped in the politics, strategy, tactics, and realities of war. As a young man, he had seen and fought in wars on several continents, as both an insightful war correspondent and a professional soldier. In the First World War, Churchill's experience was truly singular, having served both in the Cabinet and on the front. Churchill was First Lord of the Admiralty until 1915 and then, after assuming questionable blame for the Dardanelles tragedy, served as a lieutenant colonel leading a battalion in the trenches, before being politically rehabilitated and returned to the Cabinet, before the war's end, as Minster of Munitions. As the new Secretary of State for War and Air in January 1919, Churchill immediately faced two overarching challenges: to demobilize the army that had fought the First World War, and to replace it with the army that would be prepared to fight future wars. On 23 February 1920, Churchill presented "The Army Estimates for 1920-21" to the House of Commons, announcing the final phases of demobilization and the replacement of the WWI army with "an entirely new Volunteer Army". The original government document offered here is Churchill's memorandum to Parliament "Issued in Amplification of the Speech of the Secretary of State introducing the Army Estimates for 1920-21." The two paragraph introduction by Churchill is dated 21 January, two days prior to Churchill's speech to Parliament. The Memorandum is intended to prepare the Parliamentary ground for the budgetary plow with what Churchill calls in his page 2 introduction "the interesting details". Churchill's speech to Parliament made the case for a very different army, bolstered by Churchill's assessment of major evolutions in strategic realities and the nature and mechanics of warfare itself. Churchill's memorandum offered here substantiates with details his requests and considerations, summarizing lessons of the war, the requirements of "the Future Army", and discussing a broad range of training, personnel policies, and organizational priorities. By all accounts, Churchill handled the mammoth task of demobilizing nearly 3.5 million British soldiers with success. Creating and sustaining a modern army proved more frustrating for Churchill, who found himself: "in charge of a War Office without a war, committed to economies". (See Martin Gilbert, Official Biography, Volume IV, p.506.) This very scarce document encapsulates much of Churchill's effort with respect to the army and offers a unique and substantial window into his time at the War Office. By 1921, he would be eager to leave the War Office, frustrated the lack of outlet for his talents and by differences with his Prime Minister. He would become Secretary of State for the Colonies in February 1921 and would not return to a military Cabinet post until the onset of the Second World War in 1939. This original Memorandum is in superlative, virtually mint, condition. There is absolutely no wear, no soiling, and no age-toning to either the covers or contents. Even the original string at the binding is bright, clean, and perfect. The only markings are official-looking ink stamped pagination (159-177) at the top right corners, indicating that this publication was likely once bound, which would explain the superlative condition. Bibliographic reference: Cohen B21 [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        THE TALE OF PRISCILLA PURR

      Published by Valentine & Sons Ltd., 1920. 1st edition.. Hardback. Very Good. Illustrated by Wain, Louis. Very good condition with no wrapper. Small format. Red boards with pictorial onlay to front cover. 14 plates of which 13 are colour and 1 is b/w, green and white text illustrations. Browning to spine and cover edges. Some bumping to spine and corners. Wear to cover edges. Some foxing. Light margin marks. Illustrations are lovely and bright! [S]

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        THE MYSTERY MIND

      1920, New York 1920 - 5 x 7 1/2 in. 356 pgs, plus adverts. Signed by both Reeve and Pauline, with their compliments, in ink on ffep. First edition, 1920, with the code L - U, on copyright pgs, meaning November, 1920. Green cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. B&W photo frontis and illus. Condition is GOOD+ ; corners, edges and ends of spine somewhat worn. Cover has faint pencil scrawl. Spine faded. Sides of text block browned, as are pastedowns and ffeps. Inner hinge at front is cracked, showing muslin binding, with the result that the spine is also loose. But all there, and no further deterioration should occur. Text is clean with no markings. A rare 1920 true first of this work on hypnotism, with lovely compliments and signatures in green and black ink. Rare books. RGR. 0.0 [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Petite Idole

      Paris: Nilsson, 1920. paperback. near fine. [4], 321 pages with text in French. Short 8vo, original pictorial wrappers with handsome cover by Maggy Monier. Paris: Editions Nilsson, (1920). Pages browned as usual, but unopened; a near fine copy, protected in a custom leather-backed clamshell case. A beautifully preserved copy with a lengthy eight-line inscription from Bernhardt on the half-title page: "A...je ne crois pas...que mon petite roman arrete un instant vos regards, mais la cependant vous en lirez quelques pages...

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        Die Auflösung der Städte. Oder: Die Erde, eine gute Wohnung. Oder auch: Der Weg zur Alpinen Architektur. . . In 30 Zeichnungen von Bruno Taut. Schneeflocken, Allen Kindern, den Blumen und Sternen.

      Hagen, Folkwang-Verlag , 1920 - 4°, 81 (2) S., 30 Taf. auf farb. Papier., zusätzl. einige Abb. , Kart., Deckel etwas wasserändig und stockflleckig, kleine Fehlstelle des Rückens am Fuss (2 cm), innen sauber. Insgesamt gutes Exemplar dieses seltene und ausserordentlich fragilen Buches aus, der Zeit entsprechend, sehr holzhaltigem Papier. Erste Ausgabe dieses seltenen Werkes. Wie schon zwei Jahre zuvor in der «Alpinen Architektur» unternimmt Bruno Taut in dem vorliegenden Werk den Versuch der Verschmelzung von Architektur u. Natur. Mit Beiträgen von Kropotkin, Lenin, Landauer, Fuhrmann, Hölderlin, Whitman u. a.Detailansichtzurück zur TrefferlisteTaut, Bruno, Die Auflösung der Städte oder Die Erde eine gute Wohnung oder auch: Der Weg zur Alpinen Architektur ? in 30 Zeichnungen. oder Die Erde eine gute Wohnung oder auch: Der Weg zur Alpinen Architektur ? in 30 Zeichnungen. 1920Hagen, Folkwang 1920. 4°. Orig.-Pappbd.Erste Ausgabe. ? ? Aus der Bibliothek von Christian Rohlfs u. mit dessen Namenszug auf dem Vortitel. Mit 30 (4 farb.) Tafeln mit Zeichnungen. Ränder etwas gebräunt, Vorsätze u. erste sowie letzte Bll. etwas stockfleckig. ? Einbd. gebräunt u. stockfleckig sowie am Rücken mit Verlust.Auktionsdatum: 17.11.2009Auktions-/Losnummer: 419/240 Schätzpreis: 300,00 EURZuschlagpreis: 260,00 EURHauswedell & Nolte 1200 gr. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        My Days with the Fairies - Illustrated in Colour by Edmund Dulac [A new and enlarged Edition of "Fairies i have met".

      London: Hodder & Stoughton. Very good condition with only minor signs of wear. Some minor staining to pages 160-161. All of the wonderful tipped-in illustrations in excellent condition.. London, Hodder & Stoughton, [1920]. 8°. 169 pages. Original illustrated Hardcover (red cloth with gilt lettering and illustration on boards). Very good condition with only minor signs of wear. Some minor staining to pages 160-161. All of the wonderful tipped-in illustrations in excellent condition. Includes the following illustrations: I. The Bird of Shadows and the Sun-Bird II. The Sea-Fairy and the Land-Fairy III.Princess Orchid's Party IV. The Cloud that had no lining V. The Fairies who changed Places VI. The Making of the Opal VII. The Big Spider's Diamonds VIII. A little girl in a book

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        Musaion. Sborník pro moderní um?ní. Z jara 1920. Svazek I. (Z jara 1921. Svazek II.) [Musaion. Yearbook of Modern Art. In Spring 1920, Volume 1. ( In Spring 1921, Volume 2.)]

      Aventinum 1920; 1921, Praha (Prague) - Cover and title illustration by Josef ?apek and Vlastislav Hofman. Several illustrations and photographic reproductions throughout. First two volumes of the series. Text in Czech. In original ocherish and purple paper. 85, (1) p. (plates included, some loose), and two loosely inserted linocuts; 79, (1) p. (plates included). The first issue came with two loosely inserted linocuts: "L'Automne" by Václav ?pála and "L'homme à l'accordéon" by Josef ?apek (some copies contained a third one by Vlastislav Hofman, but only the early subscribers received it). It contains several full page and numerous text illustrations of reproductions of the works by Václav ?pála, Bohumil Kubi?ta, Jan Zrzavý, Vlastislav Hofman, Josef ?apek, Emil Filla, Otto Gutfreund and Henri Rousseau, Henri Matisse. The second issue also has several full page and numerous text illustrations of reproductions of the works by Bohumil Kubi?ta, Rudolf Kremli?ka, Josef Chochol, Léon Chauliac, Bedrich Feuerstein and Frank Lloyd Wright. The series of Musaion contained 10 volumes. The first two issues appeared as an anthology, edited by Karel ?apek. The latter 6 issues were published as monographs of modern artists and the final two as an international art magazine edited by Franti?ek Muzika and Otakar Storch-Marien. In original ocherish and purple paper First two volumes of the series. Text in Czech [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Vintage Original Photograph Signed

      - ("Earl Derr Biggers") in black fountain pen ink on 1/2 length shot wearing three-piece suit, silk tie and wire rim glasses. Photograph is by Marceau, Boston, with their logo in the lower margin and is on heavy stock; oval image with wide borders; 6" x 8"; very good, fresh. ca. 1920's Signed and inscribed: "To Chas. B. Welch with pleasant memories of Traveler days Earl Derr Biggers." Earl Derr Biggers (1884-1933), born August 24, 1884, Warren Ohio; died April 5, 1933, Pasadena, California; American author; created Chinese fictional detective Charlie Chan; first appeared in "House Without a Key" 1925. Several films were based on his characters. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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