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        Poems

      London: Chatto & Windus,, 1920. With an Introduction by Siegfried Sassoon. Quarto. Original red cloth, printed paper label to spine, fore and bottom edges untrimmed. Photogravure portrait frontispiece with tissue guard. Spine and edges of boards slightly faded, boards with light partial cockling and a few small bumps, tiny dampstain to front board, endpapers and tissue guard tanned, internally fresh. A very good copy. First edition, first impression. This slim volume, promoted and published by Sassoon after Owen's death, and backed by Edith Sitwell, contains all Owen's best known poems, including "Dulce et Decorum est", "Insensibility", "Anthem for Doomed Youth", "Futility" and "Strange Meeting".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Tableau: "Kinderkalender für das Jahr 1920".

      0 - 6 Bilder, Gouache auf Karton, auf schwarzen Karton geklebt 308 x 234 mm, Passepartout 498 x 398 mm. EK 07-006. - Oben ein Triptychon: Winterlandschaft mit rostroten Bäumen, links davon ein durch den Schnee stapfender Mann [Hans Wundersam?], rechts ein Engel unter einem verschneiten Baum, die Hände vors Gesicht geschlagen. Darunter links: achteckiges Bild eines Mädchenkopfes. Darunter: Bub mit rotem Umhang mit Kapuze, einen Palmbuschen in der Rechten, bezeichnet: "Kostümstudien für ein Märchenspiel". Unten Mitte: Titelblattentwurf, Rankenornament mit zwei Wichtelmännchen, bezeichnet: "Kinderkalender für das Jahr 1920 -- Bilder von E. Kutzer -- Verse von A. Holst". Rechts ein farbenfrohes Bild der Hl. Drei Könige, darunter nochmals der Knabe von den "Kostümstudien", ohne Palmbuschen, aber wieder mit "Bart". Auf der Rückseite des Kartonrahmens handschriftlicher Vermerk: "Hans Wundersam ect ." (sic). [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Hanselima.

      Bern & Biel, Switzerland Ernst Kuhn 1920 - Square 16mo. (45)ff., printed on rectos only. First issue. A striking picture book in the Swiss dialect, illustrated with forty-two brightly colored full-page woodcuts by Erna Haas in the style of the Wiener Werkstätte. The scenes depicted in the woodcuts are charming and folkloric, showing domestic tasks and children at play. Each page is surrounded by a delicate decorative border. The text is comprised of thirteen nursery rhymes, which are fully integrated into the illustrations. This was Haas's only book; little is known about the illustrator. Printed by the Graphic Arts Institute Säuberlin & Pfeiffer. Endpapers decorated in blue with figures from the woodcuts. Bound in tan patterned paper boards with a pictorial label. Some light marginal spotting to a few pages, not affecting illustrations, else a fine copy. (Kaiser, Swiss Picture Books, p. 25) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers, Inc., ABAA]
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        UNCLE WIGGILY ORIGINAL ART: WHAT WILL YOU HAVE

      - (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 "What Will You Have" with each panel featuring Uncle Wiggily, Mrs. Twistytail the pig and Mrs. Wibblewobble a duck. 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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        NÓS. BOLETÍN MENSUAL DA CULTURA GALEGA (COLECCIÓN DE 108 NÚMEROS)

      Nós, Ourense - A Coruña - Santiago e Compostela - Publicación original. Relación de números por tomo: I (1920-22): 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 13, 14; II (1923-25): 15, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24; III (1926): 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 31, 33, 34, 35, 36; IV (1927): 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 47, 48, 49; V (1928): 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 57, 59, 60; VI (1929): 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68, 69, 70, 71, 72; VII (1930): 73, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 82, 83, 84; VIII (1931): 85, 87, 88, 90, 91, 92, 94, 95, 96; IX (1932): 97, 98, 99, 101, 102, 105, 106, 107, 108; X (1933): 109, 110, 111, 114, 118; XI (1934): 121, 123, 124-25, 126-27, 128-29, 131-32; XII (1935/1970): 134, 137-38, 145 (extenso último ejemplar de la publicación, conmemorativo del 50 aniversario; del 139 al 144 es una única revista, sextuple). 12 tomos. Muy completa colección, dada la enorme dificultad de encontrar ejemplares originales de esta revista. A destacar: 83 números de los 100 primeros. Excelente encuadernación en media piel con títulos dorados en lomo (ver fotografías). Texto a doble columna. Fotografías, dibujos y otras ilustraciones, presentadas en texto o fuera de texto (láminas o láminas superpuestas en cartulina: ver fotografías). Su anterior propietario opta por retirar las cubiertas para encuadernar (solo hubo dos modelos). Texto en gallego. Muy buen estado. Una joya prácticamente inencontrable. Oportunidad única. ANTES DE HACER EL PEDIDO, DEBE INFORMARSE ACERCA DE LOS GASTOS DE ENVÍO HACIENDO CLIC EN EL ENLACE QUE ACOMPAÑA A ESTA FICHA, YA QUE ÉSTOS VARÍAN EN FUNCIÓN DEL PESO DE LOS LIBROS, LA MODALIDAD DE ENVÍO (ORDINARIO, CERTIFICADO O MENSAJERÍA), EL DESTINO Y LA FORMA DE PAGO (TARJETA, TRANSFERENCIA O CONTRA REEMBOLSO). Size: 27 x 21 cm, 10 kg. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Librería Monogatari]
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        Aether und Relativitaetstheorie Rede uitgesproken bij de aanvaarding van ambt bijzonder hoogleraar RU Leiden

      Julius Springer Berlin 1920 - sewed, 15 pp. Extremely rare with this text in Dutch. Perfect copy

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat van Starkenburg]
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        Charlie Chaplin 'The Tramp' Signed Photograph

      No Publisher, ca. 1920, 1920, Paperback, Book Condition: Very Good, First EditionThe photo is in a good to very good condition. There is some creasing, dust marks and fading evident, as with age. Remains particularly well-preserved overall. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1 pages; SIGNED Charlie Chaplin photograph in his most famous role, The Tramp. 17.5 x 12.5cm. Dated 1920 on the reverse. The signature is faint but legible. Subjects: Charlie Chaplin -- Autograph -- Signed photographs -- Vintage movie memorabilia -- Film -- Cinema -- Actors and actresses -- Autographs.

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        Jackie Coogan Scrapbook. [INSCRIBED, SIGNED]

      NP 1920's - Oblong quarto. Unpaginated. Full green paper boards photo album bound with matching string. Colored illustration of Jackie Coogan corner-mounted on front cover, and protected with plastic coating. Exquisite and fascinating amateur photo album compiling 1color and 63 b/w photographic reproductions of the cinematographic star of the 1920's, Jackie Coogan. Most of the photographs depicts the young actor in movie scenes, with some of his most famous screen partners, such as Charles Chaplin, Edna Purviance and others. A section of this album contains some photographs of Coogan's triumphant visit in Berlin in 1924. One loose photograph shows the young actor seated next to Maurice Chevalier. 5 photographs are pasted, all the others are corner-mounted. One photograph is inscribed and signed by Jackie Coogan. Minor edgewear on album, with a small dark stain on upper front board. Closed tear on color illustration with plastic coating partly chipped. Scrapbook/Photo-album in overall very good, interior in near to fine condition. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: ERIC CHAIM KLINE, BOOKSELLER (ABAA ILAB)]
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        The Pageant of Peking: Comprising Sixty-Six Vandyck Photogravures of Peking and Environs from Photographs by Donald Mennie

      A. S. Watson & Co., Shanghai, China 1920 - 1st printing. Blue silk-covered boards, gilt lettering, gilt and raised silk designs, deckle edges. This is #156 out of 1000 limited copies of this first edition. Significant rubbing, moderate foxing and light soiling to boards, although gilt on front board is legible and somewhat bright. Most of blue silk is missing from spine and extremities. Corners are moderately to significantly bumped. Front gutter is moderately cracked and rear gutter is lightly cracked, but hinges and binding are tight. Three light circular stains to rear board, as though a water glass once sat atop the book. 1 & 5/8" by 5/8" sticker residue on rear board. Trivial to light foxing to interior pages, otherwise interior is quite clean. Edition page (rear flyleaf) is 2/3 loose, but all other pages are tight. All 66 tipped-in photogravures are present and generally bright. Some pages have small numbers written lightly in pencil in the corner, but there are no markings otherwise. Despite its significant cover wear, this remains an impressive copy of this rare, highly collectible first edition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: William James Bookseller]
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        Zorn's Engraved Work A Descriptive Catalogue Translated by Edward Adams-Ray

      Stockholm: A.-B. H. Bukowski's Konsthandel, 1920. First edition. Hardcover. Navy cloth, red morocco spine labels printed in gilt. Very good. 2 vols./No Dust Jacket. Zorn, Anders. (27) 452 (10) pages. 31 x 25 cm. Published 1920-1921. Limited edition, copy 152 of 325. 288 plates with descriptive text covering years 1882-1919. Updates Loys Delteil' work, and includes a number of states undescribed by Delteil. Ernest M. Lang, a critic called Zorn "first and last a realist, like Zuloaga and Sorolla. He was never a dreamer and never became sentimental." FREITAG 10505. Orig. wrappers bound-in, repair to Vol.1 wrapper.

      [Bookseller: Royoung bookseller, Inc.]
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        VERHANDLUNGEN DES BAYERISCHEN LANDTAGS, 1. Tagung 1920/1921 - 4. Tagung 1923/1924. STENOGRAPHISCHE BERICHTE, Band 1 - 3 und 5 - 9 (von 9). + BEILAGEN, Band 3, 4 und 6 - 12 (von 12).

      Gedruckt in München., 1920 - 1924.. ORIGINALAUSGABEN. 16 Einzelbände, ca. 13.000 seiten. 29.5cm x 23.5cm, Hardcover/Pappeinband. 16 Bände!!! Sitzungsprotokolle aus dem Bayerischen Parlament, sie umfassen die 1. Tagung 1920/21 (Stenographische Berichte, Band 1 - 3 sowie Beilagen, Band 3 - 4, ca. 15.7.1920 - 9.8.1921), die 2. Tagung 1921/22 (Sten. Ber., Bd. 5 + 6 sowie Beil., Bd. 6, ca. 7.3.1922 - 4.8.1922), die 3. Tagung 1922/23 (Sten. Ber., Bd. 7 + 8 sowie Beil., Bd. 7 -11, ca. 8.11.1922 - 2.8.1923) und die 4. Tagung 1923/24 (Sten. ber., Bd. 9 sowie Beil., Bd. 12, gemeinsam eingebunden, ca. 19.12.1923 - 17.3.1924). Es fehlen also von den Stenographischen Berichten der 4. Band und von den Beilagen der 1., 2. und 5. Band. // Bücher aus ehemaligem Bibliotheksbestand, außen mit Rückensignaturen, innen jew. gestempelt. Einbände berieben und teils fleckig. Seiten stockfleckig und an einigen Stellen mit kleinen Einrissen oder Knickspuren. 5 Bände weisen Nässeschäden auf, Seiten sind gewellt. Bindungen teilweise klaffend. Mäßiger, doch brauchbarer Zustand. Mehr Bilder auf Anfrage! mbx

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat BOOKFARM]
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        The Man of the Forest

      New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers 1920, 1st Edition. () 383pp. Near fine in very good dust jacket. 8vo. Original decorated cloth with illustration on both the front board and spine. Complete with three black and white illustrations. The text block clean with out foxing. The original dust wrapper has some minor chipping on the bottom edge. Little or no fading to the wrapper. With the proper first edition code A-U published January 1920. Signed with best wishes Zane Grey on the front free endpaper. Very scarce in the first complete with wrapper and signed..

      [Bookseller: Aquila Books]
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        Porträtstudie: Frau E. Sch., farbig. 1918. (Portrait Study. Mrs. E. Sch., coloured. 1918.)

      Vienna: Verlag Ed. Strache,, 1920. Collotype on matt wove paper laid onto thin grey card as issued. Sheet size: 44 x 28.3 cm. Excellent condition. Edition of 500 and 10 proofs. Printed by Max Jaffé Art Institute in Vienna and issued as one of 15 prints from the Handzeichnungen portfolio.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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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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        AFFICHE : BEAULIEU-SUR-MER ENTRE NICE & MONTE-CARLO

      - Date : 1920 Dimensions : 75x105cm Imp : Cornille & Serre Paris Condition : entoilée A Affiche originale entoilée en parfait état.

      [Bookseller: Philippe Beguin Affiches et livres ancie]
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        AFFICHE : DIEPPE (Le Port) PARIS-SAINT-LAZARE A LONDRES-VICTORIA PAR DIEPPE ET NEWHAVEN CHEMINS DE FER DE L’ETAT ET SOUTHERN RAILWAY

      - Date : 1920 Dimensions : 73x103,8cm Imp : Hachard & Cie, Paris Condition : entoilée A Affiche originale entoilée en très bon état.

      [Bookseller: Philippe Beguin Affiches et livres ancie]
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        AFFICHE : LEFEVRE-UTILE « TAHADAT & KHADIDJA Colomb Béchar »

      - Date : 1920 Dimensions : 52x69 5cm Imp : F. Champenois Paris Condition : entoilée A Affiche originale entoilée en parfait état.

      [Bookseller: Philippe Beguin Affiches et livres ancie]
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        AFFICHE : ST-RAPHAEL

      - Date : 1920 Dimensions : 77x107cm Imp : Affiches Photographiques ROBAUDY - CANNES Condition : entoilée B Affiche originale entoilée en très bon état.

      [Bookseller: Philippe Beguin Affiches et livres ancie]
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        Das Leben, von ihm selbst erzählt.,

      Berlin, Fritz Gurlitt, 1920 - 46 S., 3 Bll. Mit 15 (davon 1 als Titel und 1 auf dem Einband, 13 eh. sign.) Lithographien und illustr. Initialen von Lovis Corinth. Eins von 35 Ex. der Vorzugsausgabe A auf handgeschöpftem Zanders-Bütten (GA 175), Druckvermerk vom Künstler sign. - Die neuen Bilderbücher, 2. Folge, Bd. I. - Rodenberg 392 (Kollation und Auflagenhöhe ungenau). Schauer II, 87-88, mit Abb. Schwarz 399 und S. 21: "Corinths Götz-Buch . dürfte als eine der gelungensten Neuerscheinungen eines mittelalterlichen Werkes, frisch belebt und neu empfunden." - Druck der Lithographien auf der Gurlitt-Presse, des Textes bei Otto von Holten, beide Berlin. Vorsätze stockfleckig, Buchblock und Hintergelenk gebrochen. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 550 Gr.-Fol., OHPergamentbd. mit lithographierter Deckelillustr. (mit Gebrauchsspuren)

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Galerie Joy]
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        Carmen. Drucke der Gurlitt-Presse. Die Neuen Bilderbücher II.Folge. Mit 11 ( 22) ganzseitigen Original-Radierungen (eine als Titel) auf Tafeln.

      Berlin, Fritz Gurlitt Verlag, 1920. - M13850 Folio (38,5 x 27 cm). Braunes OriginalHalbleder mit goldgeprägtem RückenTitel, Deckelbild und -titel. Dazu die Bildmappe mit der Extra-Suite. Beides im einfachen PappSchuber. 4 Bll. Titelei und ein Blatt gestochener Titel, 64 (+1) Seiten auf van Geldern-Bütten abgezogen mit Radierungen von Willi Geiger. Diese handsigniert. Vorliegend handschriftlich numeriertes Exemplar Nr. XIV von XV ( GA 50 ) Exemplaren mit der besonderen Mappe mit den Radierungen auf echt Japan gedruckt und ebenfalls handsigniert vom Künstler. Der Pappschuber etwas lichtgedunkelt und teils fleckig. Das Rückenleder nur wenig berieben. Die gelben Vorsatzpapier in den Innengelenken unauffällig geplatzt. Die Bildermappe außen etwas randgebräunt. Im Innenerhalt und die Extrasuite sehr sauber und schön, weder Name noch andere Einträge. 1300

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat und Buchhandlung Carl Wegner]
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        TALES OF MYSTERY AND HORROR

      New York: Robert M. McBride & Co.,. 1920. Octavo, pp. [1-2] [i-iv] v-xiii [xiv] [1-4] 5-303 [304: blank], four inserted plates, one signed W. T. Benda, others unattributed,. original decorated gray cloth, front, spine and rear panels stamped in black.. Top edge of text block dusty, a few spots to fore-edge, some staining. to upper corners of first few pages, a near fine copy in about very. good dust jacket with large chip from upper spine panel which extends. into upper left corner of front panel, chip from bottom of spine. panel which extends into publisher's imprint, light stain to middle. of spine panel, and small loss to lower front right corner. Scarce in. dust jacket. (#125478). First U.S. edition. Collects twenty-six stories translated from the French by Alys Eyre Macklin with introduction by H. B. Irving. Published the same year in Britain as CRISES. "Level inherited the mantle of Villiers de l'Isle Adam as a master of the conte cruel, though he was a less subtle exponent of the art; several of his stories were adapted for the stage by the notorious Grand Guignol Theater in Paris, and his ghoulish twists are unparalleled, save perhaps by Robert Bloch." - Barron (ed), Horror Literature 3-129. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 139. Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, pp. 263-64. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 3-146. Bleiler (1978), p. 123. Hubin (1994), p. 500. Not in Reginald (1979; 1992).

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        The Ancient Allan

      Published by Cassell & Company Ltd., 37-38 St. Andrew's Hill, London First Edition 1920. London 1920. First edition hard back binding in publisher's original caramac cloth covers, gilt lettering to the spine, blind stamping and oblong monochrome relief onlay to the upper panel 'The Little White Seal of the King of the East', lower edge untrimmed. 8vo 7¾'' x 5¼'' 310 printed pages of text with eight monochrome illustrations on glossy paper by Albert Morrow. Light foxing to the fore edge, corners sharp and pointed. Near Fine condition book in near Fine condition period artwork dust wrapper with one 2 mm chip to foot of upper fore edge, white spine and white paper to lower panel without fading or marking, priced 8/6 to spine. Dust wrapper protected. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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        LE NEO-PLASTICISME. Principe Général de l Equivalence Plastique

      Editions de l Effort Moderne - Léonce Rosenberg, Paris 1920. - 1a Edición////////24,5x16. 14 págs./Perfecto estado de conservación. Muy buen ejemplar. (Importante manifiesto artístico)./Arte., Vanguardias

      [Bookseller: Libreria El Astillero]
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        Prominent novels and short stories.]

      London, Berlin, Leipzig: Various, [c.1860–1920.] - 45 volumes, octavo. Bound in burgundy half calf by Bayntun-Riviere, titles and centre tool to spine, raised bands, matching cloth boards, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt. The occasional minor blemish, overall in excellent condition. A collection of early editions of Trollope's most prominent fictional works including the Barsetshire novels, the parliamentary novels and the dramatic novels. Also included are the "overseas novels" (with the exception of Nina Balatka), the majority of the "comic novels" and four volumes of short stories. Given how prolific a writer Trollope was (he published something like 70 books) and the fact that there was never a collected edition of his entire works produced this is one of the most comprehensive collections that we have come across. A handsomely bound set.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Zeitschrift der Hamburg-Amerika-Linie. XIV. Jahrgang 1920 ( Heft 1- 8 cpl. ) sowie XV. Jahrgang ( 1921: Heft 1-7 cpl. ) sowie beiligend 8 einzelne Nummern der " Kriegs-Zeitschrift der Hamburg-Amerika-Linie " aus den Jahren 1915 - 1919-

      Hamburg, Direktion der Hamburg-Amerika Linie, 1920.. Der XIV. Jahrgang 1920 mit 84 Seiten, der XV.Jahrgang 1921 mit 84 Seiten ( entgegen dem Impressum-Vermerk sind die einzelnen Hefte dieser Jahrgänge nicht monatlich erschienen sondern mit 8 bzw. 7 Heften/Jahr ). Goldgeprägter BibliotheksHln, 8°. Aus dem Vorwort Heft 1 1920: " Nachdem die Zeitschrift der Hamburg-Amerika-Linie während des Krieges in der Hauptsache dem Nachrichtenaustausch zwischen der Gesellschaft und ihren im Felde stehenden Angestellten und Arbeitern gedient hat, kehrt sie mit der vorliegenden Nummer zu ihrer eigentlichen Bestimmung zurück. Ihre Empfänger über betriebswichtige Verfügungen und Bekanntmachungen zu unterrichten, Wissenswertes aus dem gesamten Arbeitsbereich der Gesellschaft mitzuteilen und so zu einem engen und verständnisvollen Zusammenarbeiten aller Dienstzweige und Betriebsinstanzen, wie es für die vor und liegende schwere Zeit des Wiederaufbaues unerläßlich ist, beizutragen, wird künftig ihre Aufgabe sein....". Beiliegend: 8 einzelne Nummern der " Kriegs-Zeitchrift der Hamburg-Amerika-Linie ". Vorhanden sind hier die Nummer: 1-3 ( 1915 ) mit zusammen 40 Seiten, ferner die Nummern 41-42 ( 1918 ) und die Nummern 42-45 ( 1919 ) mit zusammen ca. 60 Seiten. Die aufgebundene Zeitschrift von gutem Zustand, Papier teils stärker gebräunt, teils gering fleckig. Die einzelnen Nummern mit Erhaltungsmängeln ( stärker gebräunt, Randläsionen, angeknickt ). Diese, den Wiederaufbau und Wiederaufstieg der Reederei dokumentierende Zeitschrift ist sehr selten. ( Gesamtgewicht 460 Gramm ) ( Pic erhältlich / webimage available ).

      [Bookseller: Buchhandlung & Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        HONSO^ ZUFU

      19 - [EHON - BOTANICAL] Iwasaki Tsunemasa. HONSO ZUFU. 25.6 X 17.5 cm. [n.p, n.d. Taisho era, Japan] String-bound Japanese-style fukuro toji, 3 volumes from the printed series of 93 volumes (plus a 2 volume index). A small part of Iwasaki's classic work of botanical classification, which was begun in woodcut, then continued in manuscript form during the mid-19th Century. It was finally edited by Shirai and published in final form, printed by color woodblock, in 1920-22. [See Bartlett & Shiohara for much more on this important work] The volumes here included are: Volumes 27, 28 & 29. The impressions and condition are very good. Very lovely group.

      [Bookseller: Boston Book Company, inc.o ABAA]
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        APHASIA: AN HISTORICAL REVIEW (THE HUGHLINGS JACKSON LECTURE FOR 1920)

      1920 - HEAD, Henry. APHASIA: AN HISTORICAL REVIEW (THE HUGHLINGS JACKSON LECTURE FOR 1920). London: John Bale, Sons & Danielsson, Ltd., 1920. Reprinted from "Brain," Vol. 43, 1920, pp. 390-450. 4to., printed blue wrappers. Spine starting. Minor toning, light edgewear and faint soil to cover. Precedes Head's "Aphasia and kindred disorders of speech," 2 vols., 1926, which is considered "the most important work on the subject in the English language" (GM 4633). Includes a discussion on Aphasia, the Proceedings of the Section of Neurology of the Royal Society of Medicine. With case studies and halftone photo illustrations. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Boston Book Company, inc.o ABAA]
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        Die sechzehn wollüstigen Sonette. In deutscher Übersetzung frei nach dem italienischen Original von Sigmund Freiherrn v. Fried. Mit einem Vorwort des Übersetzters. Vorzugsausgabe: Privatdruck. Eins von 800 Exemplaren. Nicht signiert und ohne Nummer.

      ohne Verlag,, Ohne Verlag, 1920 - 19 x 12 cm. 22 S. Bücher. 1000 g. Gf1. (OL). Jpg. Guter Zustand / Good condition. Besonders frisches Exemplar. Einfacher Pappband - unauffällig - damit niemand Verdacht schöpft. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Zille, Heinrich ( 1858 Radeb./Dresden - 1929 Berlin ), "Alte Fau mit Haube".

      . Kohlezeichnung, um 1920, 16,2 x 14,3 (H). Schwungvoll und in typischer Manier. - Alt auf ein Untersatzpapier geheftet, darauf der offizielle Nachlassstempel in Rot (1) ( Lugt 2676b). - Das Blatt im säurefreien Passepartout. Provenienz: Privatsammlung Berlin. Die Arbeit hat Detlev Rosenbach im Original vorgelegen und die Echtheit wurde mit Schreiben vom 15.3.2011 bestätigt.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        The Age of Innocence

      New York: D. Appleton and Company,, 1920. Octavo. Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in burgundy morocco, titles to spine, raised bands, twin rule to turn-ins, decorative endpapers, gilt edges. A fine copy. First edition, first printing.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Genius. Bilder und Aufsatze zu Alter und Neuer Kunst, 1920

      Munchen: Kurt Wolff Verlag, 1920. ril tela (cloth). Molto buono (Very Good). 4to. Completamente illustrato con tavole a colori e in nero applicate, litografie e xilografie originali di Karl Hofer, Karl Schmidt-Rottluff, Alexander Kanoldt, Erich Heckel, Georg Ehrlich, Frans Masereel, Max Kaus, André Rouveyre, Archipenco, Edwin Scharff (cm 33,5x24,5) Cerniere leggermente allentate. Fioriture ai tagli (Loose hinges. Yellowing of edges)

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico MArini]
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        The Night Land

      London; Holden and Hardingham n.d. [c.1920s], 1920. Second edition overall, first 2/6 edition published by H and H in the 20's. 8vo. Near fine in publisher's grey paper covered boards titled in black. In a very good indeed example of the very scarce Otway McCannell dustwrapper. Minor wear and creasing to extremities, bright and sharp with a little cosmetic chipping. Internaly clean (albeit on very cheap paper), neat ink ownership to front flyleaf. A lovely copy of a story that is often prohibitive to obtain in the first edition.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        The Sleeping Beauty

      London: William Heinemann, 1920 Illustrated by Rackham. Limited de Luxe edition of 625 numbered copies. Signed by Rackham on the limitation page. Finely bound in full blue morocco by Bayntun (Riviere), with five raised bands to the spine, rose and vine decorations to the spine compartments in gilt, spine lettered in gilt, decorative lattice motif and vine and flower border to the boards in gilt, board edges ruled in gilt, all edges gilt, flower and vine gilt turn-ins, marbled endpapers. Near fine, with light rubbing to the corners, minor toning to the spine and board edges, else fine. A lovely copy in a beautiful fine binding. Arthur Rackham (1867-1939) was a prolific British artist and illustrator, best known for his deluxe editions of popular children's books. Artistically inclined since childhood, Rackham started out illustrating for newspapers, but it was not until he began drawing for children's literature that he received critical acclaim. In response to his burgeoning fame, Rackham's publisher, William Heinemann, began producing deluxe and trade editions of his illustrated works, the first being Rip Van Winkle in 1905. Deluxe editions were produced in a limited edition of numbered copies (ranging in quantity from 250 - 2,020), bound in vellum bindings, printed on handmade paper, and signed by the illustrator. The trade editions were published concurrently in simple bindings, on thinner paper, and with fewer color plates. This publication strategy benefited both publisher and artist; Rackham produced about one book per year and would have an annual gallery exhibition showing his original artwork for his latest book. The recipient of multiple awards for illustrations, Rackham was a diverse artist with a talent for both the fantastical and the intricacies of human nature.. Signed by Illustrator. Hard Cover. Fine.

      [Bookseller: B & B Rare Books, Ltd., ABAA]
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        THE BROKEN FANG AND OTHER EXPERIENCES OF A SPECIALIST IN SPOOKS

      London: Hodder and Stoughton Limited, n.d.. [1920]. Octavo, pp. [i-iv] v [vi] vii [viii] [1] 2-303 [304: blank],. original gray cloth, front and spine panels stamped in black.. Cloth worn at spine ends and corner tips, several mild scuffs and. soil marks to the cloth, a sound, good copy. (#130116). First edition. A rare collection of short fiction featuring occult investigator Professor Arnold Rhymer, M.D., and Inspector Brown of the C.I.D. "Crude, sensational stories of World War I vintage ..." - Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 949. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 128. Wilson, Shadows in the Attic, p. 304. Bleiler (1978), p. 114. Reginald 08229.

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        Atlas des Orchidées cultivées.

      Paris, E. Orlhac, (c. 1920). Folio. pp. 106, 30 coloured plates. (Bound up with:) IDEM. Les Orchidées cultivées. Comprenant de nombreux dessins en noir. Avec la description détaillée de toutes les espèces cultivées de toutes les variétés connues et avec l'enumération de tous les hybrides. Paris, E. Orlhac, (c. 1920). Folio. pp. 86, with 344 illustrations. Contemporary half morocco.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat JUNK B.V. (Natural History]
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        THE AIR-LINE TO INDEPENDENCE

      NY: Cantilever Aero Co., 1920. First Edition. Printed Stiff Wrappers. Very Good. 40pp; illustrated from photographs. Tan stiff wrappers, green lettering. 11" x 8" This elaborate prospectus urges investors to profit from the emerging airline industry and buy into the Cantilever Aero Company at Copiague, Long Island, New York. The Company headquarters and airplane factory are described and shown here in photographs. [WorldCat does not record this title, nor the Company. The Museum of the City of New York has several photographs of Cantilever Aero's "Christmas Bullet" biplane. We find no other copies of this book.]

      [Bookseller: R & A Petrilla]
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        Die Märchen von Goethe. Mit Originalradierungen von Rolf Schott.

      München, F. Bruckmann A.G., 1920.. 1. Auflage 93 Seiten mit 12 Originalradierungen 8°, gebundene Ausgabe, Halbpergament mit goldgeprägter Deckelvignette und Kopfgoldschnitt. Die Ecken des Buches bestossen, der Pergamentrücken verblasst und dunkel, Kopfgoldschnitt, die ersten vier Seiten mit wenigen Stockflecken, ansonsten sauber und frisch. Von diesem Werke wurde eine Vorzugsausgabe von 200 numerierten Exemplaren gedruckt und zwar Nr. 1 - 50 die Radierungen auf Kaiserlich Japanbütten, Nr. 51 - 200 die Radierungen auf Van Gelderbütten. Alle Radierungen dieser Vorzugsausgabe sind vom Künstler signiert. Dies ist Nr. 136. Inhalt: Das Märchen, Die neue Melusine, Der neue Paris. Knabenmärchen, gedruckt bei Poeschel & Trepte in Leipzig.

      [Bookseller: Bührnheims Literatursalon GmbH]
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        AFFICHE : AMARO VALSESIA AGOSTINO BRUGO & C. SUCC. Flli RIGHETTI

      - Anonyme Date : 1920 Dimensions : 100x140cm Imp : GROS-MONTI TORINO Condition : entoilée A Affiche originale entoilée en parfait état.

      [Bookseller: Philippe Beguin Affiches et livres ancie]
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        Autograph letter signed ("John W. Davis").

      Washington, 5. X. 1920. - Large 4to. ¾ p. To Mrs. Roland G. Hopkins of the Women's City Club of Boston: "I have just received your very kind letter [.] inviting me to attend a dinner of the Women's City Club of Boston on December 21. I should be very glad to address an important gathering of this character on the subject of our foreign relations, but unfortunately it is not probable that I shall be in this country at that time. I must, therefore, decline your invitation [.]". - On stationery with printed letterhead "Department of State | Washington"; left margin with punched holes (not touching text); slight edge damage and somewhat browned.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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