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        The Rime of the Anciyent Marinere in Seven Parts...now spelled in modern style & embellished with designs by André Lhote.

      Paris. Emile - Paul Brothers. 1920. 8vo., original black wrappers with rafia netting and paper label. With illustration by André Lhote. A little light spotting and browning, otherwise a very good copy, preserved in custom-made chenise and slipcase. First edition, Copy "B" of only nine lettered copies printed on India paper with two extra suites of the engravings, one in black and one in blue, from a total edition of 776 copies. Although printed in Paris the text is in English. André Lhote (5 July 1885 - 24 January 1962) was a French Cubist painter of figure subjects, portraits, landscapes and still life. He was also very active and influential as a teacher and writer on art.

      [Bookseller: Henry Sotheran Ltd.]
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        South. The Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition 1914-1917.

      London, William Heinemann, 1920. 8vo. Original blue cloth, image of the Endurance blocked in silver to upper cover, lettered in silver to spine; pp. xxi, 376; numerous illustrations from photographs, one folding map; extremities mildly rubbed, occasional foxing and light dusting, else a good copy. Third impression of the first edition, published two months after, and in the same format as the first printing. Currently Shackleton's South is the most sought-after of polar books. It tells the story of the loss of the expedition's ship, the Endurance, and of the subsequent mythic boat journey in the James Caird from Elephant Island to South Georgia. - The printers had used inferior paper stock for the first impression, which results in mostly browned and brittle copies.

      [Bookseller: Henry Sotheran Ltd.]
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        Portraitpostkarte mit eigenh. U.

      O. O., [um 1920]. - 1 S. 8vo.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Dibujos Originales de Maestros Espanoles, 150 apuntes y estudios de artistas del siglo XVI hasta el siglo XIX e escogidos

      Leipzig and New York: Karl Hiersemann, 1920. Two enormous folio size volumes with quarter leather, decorative paper, and gilt top edges; 19 pp. text and 150 plates. Text in Spanish. Beautiful presentations of original works by master Spanish masters, centering on paintings and studies from the 16th to the 19th centuries. A limited run was printed, and this is No. 8 (both volumes). All plates are present, two-tone, and are tipped in on gorgeous, thick rag paper. The text explains each work, ordered by sequence. A very rare set of volumes on Spanish art. VG, although both volumes have tiny white call numbers on spines from museum library (de-accessioned); sewn binding threads coming loose on bottom of first section of text pages in Vol. 1; very top bit of spine leather on Vol. 2 is detaching.

      [Bookseller: Mullen Books, Inc.]
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        TO^KAIDO^ GOJU^SAN TSUGI

      , 1920. 1920. [SKETCHTOUR BOOK] Mizushima Niho, artist and author. TOKAIDO GO- JUSAN TSUGISETONAIKAI KIKO. Tokyo: Kanao Bun'endo, Taisho 9 [1920]. First Printing. 8vo. Printed paper over boards, cloth spine, gilt. With many color and b&w illustrations done in several media [for details see Scott Johnson's article in ANDON]. Very nice condition in the worn original printed slipcase. Complete as issued. $875.00

      [Bookseller: Boston Book Company ]
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        WELTKRIEG I. - Olim Victoriae Pacis Hodie Artifices. 1914 - 1918.

      (Paris), ca. 1920 - 42 x 31 cm. 80 Bl. HLdr. d. Zt. mit Rtit. Selbstdarstellung der Alliierten ohne Russland. Faksimile-Sammlung mit Autographein, Illustrationen, Dokumenten und Schriftstücken. Seltenes Referenzwerk. Der nicht vorhandene Deckeltitel lautet "Memorial des Allies". - Einband beschabt und bestoßen. Papierbeding minimal gebräunt. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        Aktstudien. Lithographie im Stein bezeichnet "technische Versuche". Mit Bleistift signiert und datiert.

      1920. 59x45 cm. (Schöner und sauberer Abzug).

      [Bookseller: Aegis Verlag Einzelfirma]
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        Album of Postcards Relating to China

      no date given c1920s, China - , handmade album with painted silks backed onto boards forming the pages (Chinese scenes, flowers and birds), 9 boards each double sided plus a front and back cover also with painted silks, 17 pages of postcards, each page contains at least 4 postcards plus some loose postcards (over 70 postcards). Most postcards are black and white photos of China (Peking, Great Wall, Tomb of Ming Nanking, Yang-Yse river village, Forbidden City), some are painted black and white and coloured images, a few are coloured photos (Panorama Chingtao), some are photos titles Christmas 1923, most postcards are unused, some are annotated in pencil with the location , Joints very weak, front and rear cover detached, worn condition externally, one page inside has frayed badly and the postcards detached, postcards in good condition , silk covered boards with hand painted design , 24.5 x 35.5 cm Hardback ISBN: [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Keoghs Books]
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        L'Horizon chimérique. Poèmes ornés de bois gravés par Léon Dusouchet

      Société littéraire de France 1920 - 66 pages. In-8, broché. Edition originale de ce beau recueil de Poèmes posthumes, devenu extrêmement rare. Achevé d'imprimer par Hérissey à Evreux le 28 novembre 1920, 6ème anniversaire de la mort de Jean de la Ville de Mirmont (né le 2 décembre 1896 à Bordeaux, mort pour la France le 28 novembre 1914), « jeune homme éternel ». Tirage à 250 exemplaires numérotés sur Vélin des Papeteries Lafuma. Notre exemplaire est marqué Numéro 153. Bois de (Pierre-) Léon Dusouchet (1876-1936) Couverture souple, habillée d'un papier translucide de protection. Etat : bon, état d'ancienneté. Couverture légèrement insolée, ombres. Intérieur : bon, très légère fragilité des mors. Prévoir probable réduction des frais de port, catégorie enveloppe environ 400 g; nous vous renseignons volontiers. 21 x 14.5 x 0.7 cm 155g. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: ABC - Eric Girod]
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        Zeitgemässe Treppenhausdekorationen.

      Hannover ohne Jahr (um1920). - 39,2 x 29,4 cm. 1 Bl. und 20 farbige Tafeln lose in Original-Karton-Mappe. Mappe etwas berieben, Tafeln sehr gut.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Roland Gögler]
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        MEIJI SHRINE CATALOGUE OF THE PICTURES IN THE MEMORIAL PICTURE GALLERY, MEIJI JINGU, AND OTHERS

      Tokyo Japan: Meiji Jingu Hosankai. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1920. First Edition. Hard box. 40 large color plates mounted on heavy paper. Includes pictures of Russian and European and vists, a sea battle between Japan and China and other often Militarily inclined subjects. 40 plates [of 80] in their original silk covered box with paper labels & silk ties. Also the printed volume for all 80 plates that describes the various pictures and identifies the prominent personages therein. This is two boxes of the original 3. While not complete it is nonetheless a beautiful presentation of a difficult set to procure. Aprox 13 x 18" aprox 20lbs. Worldcat locates just 6 copies. ; 20 .

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        Gesammelte Schriften; Teil: Reihe 2., Die Welt im Licht. Bd. 1., Verweile doch! und Gesammelte Schriften; Teil: Reihe 2., Die Welt im Licht. Bd. 2., Du bist so schön!

      Berlin : S. Fischer, 1920. 1. - 5. Aufl. XXIV, 380 und 392 S. Pappband 2 Bände.- Einband fleckig, rührende Widmung des Kaufhausbesitzers Hugo Oppenheimer (Frankfurt 1876- Theresienstadt 1943; Kaufhaus Oppenheimer, später Kaberlah, heute \"Esprit\") an eine Krankenschwester (Frankfurt, 1920), Besitzeintrag der Widmungsempfängerin, papierbedingte Seitenbräunung.- Band 2: Einband stark angegraut, Kanten etwas berieben / bestossen, Besitzeintrag der Widmungsempfängerin, etwas muffig, papierbedingte Seitenbräunung /// Standort Wimregal HAA-56350und70 Versand D: 2,20 EUR

      [Bookseller: Wimbauer Buchversand]
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        VENEDIG. . DREIUNDZWANZIG RADIERUNGEN VON HERMANN STRUCK.

      Euphorion Verlag, Berlin 1920 - 30pp. Printed as blockbook. With 22 SIGNED ORIGINAL ETCHINGS BY STRUCK. One of 100 numbered copies ( entire edition 300 copies) where each etching is signed by the artist( copy number 96) Superb FULL LEATHER handbinding by HUBEL & DENCK - LEIPZIG, Some very minimal foxing here and there. Rear end paper with and old fold. Negligeable minimal outside wear. A VERY GOOD COPY OF THIS RARE EDITION. SHIPPING WORLDWIDE INCLUDEDE Size: Folio. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: M.POLLAK ANTIQUARIAT Est.1899, ABA, ILAB]
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        In Stahlgewittern : Aus dem Tagebuch eines Stoßtruppenführers. Ernst Jünger - Kriegsfreiwilliger, dann Leutnant und Kompanie-Führer im Füß.-Regt. Prinz Albrecht v. Preußen (Hannov. Nr. 73).

      Gestrichen: Hannover, Selbstverlag des Verfassers, eingestempelt: Robert Meier Verlag, Leisnig i. Sa., 1920. Erstausgabe 181 S., 8° Halbleinen (Privateinband) In Fraktur gesetzt. Der genannte Verleger Robert Meier war der Gärtner von Ernst Jüngers Vater. Ernst Jünger selbst war es verboten als Angehöriger der Reichswehr ein Gewerbe zu betreiben. Das Buch wurde neu gebunden, einige Seiten repariert und an der Bindung verstärkt. Eigentumsvermerk, neben einigen Bleistiftmarkierungen finden sich drei handschrifliche Notizen im Buch. Nachgedunkelt, Gebrauchsspuren. Versandkostenfreie Lieferung

      [Bookseller: Emuseion Buch Versand]
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        The Writings Of Thomas Hardy. In Prose And Verse, With Prefaces and Notes. The works include: Tess of the D'Urbervilles, Jude the Obscure, Far From The Madding Crowd, The Mayor of Casterbridge, The Woodlanders, Return of the Native, Wessex Poems, Under the Greenwood Tree, Desperate Remedies, etc.

      New York: Harper and Brothers Publishers, [1920].. The Anniversary Edition. 21 volumes, octavo. Elegantly bound in dark green half morocco with red title labels and gilt to spines, green cloth boards, top edges gilt, others untrimmed. Illustrated with photogravures. Internally clean, exterior unmaked. A fine, fresh set in an attractive recent leather binding. Attractively printed with large type on quality paper, this edition was issued as a celebration of Hardy's eightieth year. Only 1250 sets were published.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        Le premier livre de Contes et Nouvelles -

      Xavier Havermans Sans date (1920) -, Paris - 1 In-4 89 pp. Couverture imprimée rempliée. Intérieur parfait sur beau papier Japon impérial. Orné de dessins en couleurs de CARLEGLE. Non rogné. Excellent état. Exemplaire de l'illustrateur provenant de la vente exposition organisée par les amis de Carlègle au profit de sa veuve, à la Galerie Malesherbes en janvier 1938.Un des 14 exemplaires numérotés sur Japon blanc nacré à la cuve avec suite sur Japon.Exceptionnellement enrichi d'environ 30 dessins ORIGINAUX à la plume. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie KOEGUI]
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        Religion and science from Galileo to Bergson. by John Charlton H

      London. Society for promoting Ch 1920 - Rare. Ex-library book with usual stamps and stickers. General shelfwear to boards with light rubbing to edges. Textblock edge tanned but pages clean throughout. A good reading copy. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Revival Books Ltd]
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        Irish Impressions

      John Lane, New York 1920 - ~Franciscan library marks. Spine faded. Ownership signature of (Fr) Alphonsus Kerr. Inscribed by Chesterton to Fr Kerr on front endpage: 'To a priest of the Chinese mission, from one whose first & worst poem was at least on the subject of St Francis Xavier. G. K. Chesterton.' Fr. Kerr was a Columban Father. Size: 222pp. No dustwrapper [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: St Philip's Books, P.B.F.A., B.A.]
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        Chansons madécasses, traduites en français par Evariste Parny. Avec trente vignettes gravées sur bois, en couleurs, par J.E. Laboureur.

      - P., Editions de la Nouvelle Revue Française, 1920, In-12, br., 38 pp. Tirée à 412 exemplaires numérotés sur papier de jute naturel. Le tirage terminé, les 30 bois ont été rayés. Livres [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: pages volantes]
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        The Works of Joseph Conrad

      Garden City: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1920. Very Good. Sundial Edition. 24 volumes (complete). Publisher's quarter cloth and papercovered boards with printed spine labels. Labels rubbed and worn, corners worn, slight fraying along the edges of ther joints, particularly in Volume One, a good or better set. Bookplate of Judge Willis Vickery in Volume One. Set number 273 of 735 numbered copies Signed by Conrad in Volume One.

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        HAMLET: PRINCE OF DENMARK (Portfolio of 34 Etchings)

      [Berlin: Paul Graupe, 1920]. Folio. Portfolio of 34 etchings used for Frank's magnificent illustrated edition of Hamlet (J. Schroder, 1920). Engravings housed in cloth-backed portfolio with marbled paper over boars and stamped title label on the upper cover; light wear to the portfolio; first and last etching a trifle toned from the portfolio else a clean suite. While the book is fairly uncommon, to find a suite of etchings is all the more unusual. There was a smaller edition of 12 Roman numeral copies from a larger limitation that were issued with an additional suite of etchings. It seems likely that this is a waylaid suite. 1 etching pencil-signed by Frank.

      [Bookseller: Michael Pyron, Bookseller]
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        Die Zerstörung unseres Welt-Systems durch die Markurve. In: Der Ziegelbrenner. Kritik an peinlichen Kulturzuständen und widerwärtigen Zeitgenossen. 4. Jahr, 6. Januar 1920, Heft 20/21/22.

      München, Der Ziegelbrenner, 1920. Klein-8°. 47 + 1 S. OBrosch. EA. WG II 2. Vgl. Dietzel/Hügel 3310. - Leichte Lichtschatten, leichte Gbrsp., Schn. leicht stockfleckig. Versand D: 7,00 EUR Zeitschriften

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek]
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        L’Amour.

      - Holzschnitt, um 1920, mit dem Atelierstempel rechts unten (Lugt 702 f.). Darstellungsgröße 30,6:31,2 cm, Blattgröße 56,2:65 cm. Nr. I von VI Exx. – Abdruck auf Japan.

      [Bookseller: Galerie Joseph Fach GmbH]
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        Die Legende vom weltverkommenen Sonka.

      Leipzig, Wien u. Zürich, E. P. Tal & Co. 1920. - Raabe/Hannich-B. 282.7; Serke S. 466 und Abb. S. 354. Exemplar der Normalausgabe. Erste Ausgabe der Gedichtsammlung, mit der Hugo Sonnenschein sein Pseudonym `Sonka` etablierte. - Der expressionistische Lyriker und Schriftsteller Hugo Sonnenschein (1890-1953) war Mitbegründer der tschechischen KP, wurde aber 1927 als Trotzkist wegen seiner kritischen Haltung gegenüber Stalin aus der Partei ausgeschlossen. 1945 aus dem Konzentrationslager Ausschwitz befreit, wurde er 1947 von den Stalinisten aufgrund gefälschter Beweise als angebl. Kollaborateur der Nationalsozialisten zu 20 Jahren Zuchthaus verurteilt, in dem er 1953 starb. Gr.-8°. 40(4) S. OPappbd. m. lithogr. Einbandzeichnung u. Vorsatzillustr. (von Artur Berger). Rücken erneuert, Einbd. gebräunt u. stellenw. (v.a. Deckelkanten) stärker berieben, Ecken bestoßen, Widm. auf Schmutztit., papierbed. gebräunt. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Löcker]
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        The Sleeping Beauty

      London: William Heinemann,, [1920]. Told by C. S. Evans and Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. Quarto. Original pictorial boards in black, pink and white; pink cloth backstrip, titles to spine in black, plain endpapers. With the dust jacket. Frontispiece and vignette title page in black, green and pink, tipped-in colour plate, silhouette illustrations throughout by Arthur Rackham. Front board very faintly rubbed, contents slightly toned, very small crease to corner of colour plate. An excellent copy in the spine-sunned dust jacket. First Rackham edition, trade issue.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        R.U.R. Rossums's Universal Robots. kollektivnaia drama v 3-kh deistviiakh s prologom. (a collective play in three acts with a preface). Translated from the Czech by Iosif Kallinikov. With an introduction by Frantisek Kupka.

      Oktav. 219 pp. With the original illustrated wrappers. A good copy, the wrappers have only small at the margins minor tears, the spine is a bit damaged and the back cover has some stains. Inside fine, no stamps or marks. Capeks bekanntestes Bühnenstück, das die Sprache um den Ausdruck "Roboter" bereichert hat (KLL III, 608). - Umschlaggestaltung: J. Capek (?). The book was soon translated in 30 languages. Theatre performances took place worldwide. First published in Czech, 1920, which introduced the word "robot" to the English language.

      [Bookseller: J.J. Heckenhauer e.K.]
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        Photo Album]: Mount Alison Ladies College

      Sackville, New Brunswick, Canada 1920 - Oblong octavo measuring 6" x 8". String-tied black cloth over flexible paper boards with "photographs" stamped on the front board. Contains 62 sepia-toned or black and white gelatin silver photographs measuring around 2.5" x 3" and 3.5" x 5.5" with captions. Very good album with worn edges, some detached pages, and tears with near fine photographs.A photo album kept by a woman while attending Mount Allison Ladies College. The photos in this album are from the years 1917-1920. Throughout the album there are group photos of the faculty and students around campus as well as candid images of the women. These include girl's posing in the gymnasium, participating in a marching drill on the campus grounds, and in various costumes. One photo from November 1917 shows a girl posing with a gun, another shows two women pretending to get married with one dressed as a groom and the other a bride, and a variety of Halloween costumes. The girls are also seen cuddling in bed together in their pajamas and posing with school pennants. There are also group photos of the graduating classes of 1918 and 1919 with girls in full graduation cap and gown. One section of photos shows the "Lawn Drill" which was a favorite part of the closing exercises and involved the girls marching and forming shapes on a field with their bodies. Towards the end of the album there are photos of men in World War I with images of men in uniform and one of two men posing by a canon. Beginning in 1854 the "Ladies College" was formed as a branch of the Mount Allison Boy's Academy in Sackville, New Brunswick, Canada. An editorial written by Mary Electa Adams, a teacher at Mount Allison in 1855, discussed how instead of the normal method of teaching women Mount Allison's programs aimed at "producing women of intellectual Vigour." Adams felt that "women needed and deserved a rigorous academic program." The college was the first in the British Empire to award women a bachelor's degree. An interesting collection of photographs depicting a young woman's education during World War I.

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        HÖRBRANZ/bei Bregenz., "Mineralbad Diezlings. Besitzer Adolf Füssinger". Ansicht der Kurgebäude.

      Aquarell und Gouache von Vinzenz Marschall, um 1920, 18 x 27,5 cm. Vinzenz Marschall und sein älterer Bruder Josef schufen die originalen Vorlagen für die Farbpostkarten des Verlages Karl Alber. - Voll ausgeführtes Aquarell in kräftigen Farben und auf festem Aquarellkarton. Aquarell/Zeichnung, Europa, Österreich

      [Bookseller: Buch- und Kunstantiquariat]
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        Photograph of Jim Barnes conversing with other golfers [with:] Photograph of two unidentified golfers

      New York, 1920. Vintage gelatin silver print, mounted on card. 13-3/4 x 10-3/4 in. Fine. Vintage gelatin silver print, mounted on card. 13-3/4 x 10-3/4 in. A great candid shot of "Long Jim" Barnes, who won the first US PGA Championship in 1916, wrote several books on golf technique, and was one of the great early stars of the game.

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        [Archive]: Letters from a Female Philanthropist to Louis Wiley at the New York Times

      New York, 1920. Near Fine. An archive of 12 typed letters signed and 2 handwritten notes from philanthropist Ann Morgan to New York Times business manager, Louis Wiley between 1913 and 1920. All letters fine.A small archive of letters written by philanthropist Ann Morgan to Louis Wiley, the business manager of the New York Times between 1913 and 1920. Many of the letters are written thanking Wiley for helping Ann with advertisements and articles written about the numerous charitable organizations she was involved in. Other notes include politely declining invitations to dinner and thanking Wiley for gifts such as tickets to shows. Two of the letters discuss the work of Isobel Hapgood who was interested in translating Russian for the New York Times and whose translation work Ann Morgan was fond of and whom Morgan was advocating for. In a letter dated February 11, 1915, Morgan writes, "Old Miss Isabel Hapgood who, like many of the rest of us, is suffering from an accumulation of too much gray hair, is very anxious to do some Russian work through the Times....her translations are astonishing and her interest, love, and knowledge of Russia are certainly sincere." A letter from December of 1913 mentions the S.P.U.G. movement or the Society for the Prevention of Useless Giving. She writes, "the account of a week ago Sunday on the S.P.U.G. was obviously the best we have had in any paper, and has already done us untold good."Ann Morgan was an American philanthropist and socialite who was the daughter of J.P. Morgan. She was heavily involved in aid relief in France during the First World War which led to her being the "first American woman appointed a commander of the French Legion of Honor" in 1932. She was also an activist for unions and created organizations such as S.P.U.G. and the American Friends of France during World War I. She was also involved in the arts and helped fund Cole Porter's first Broadway musical. Louis Wiley, esquire was the business manager of the New York Times for over 50 years.A modest but interesting collection of letters from an important female philanthropist.

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Der Marstall. Zeit- und Streitschrift des Verlages Paul Steegemann. Heft 1/2 (alles Erschienene).

      Paul Steegemann Verlag, Hannover 1920 - Hannover, Paul Steegemann Verlag (1920). 58 S. u. 4 Anzeigenseiten, mit mehreren Illustrationen. Original-Broschur. Papierbedingt gebräunt, ein wenig braunfleckig. Umschlagblätter lose, Ränder teils brüchig u. mit Randläsuren. Falz, kurzer Einriß hinten und Querriß im Deckblatt mit Tesafilm geklebt. Meyer 35 - Raabe, Zeitschriften 91 - Originalausgabe - Die "Zeit- und Streitschrift des Verlages" enthält u.a. eine umfangreiche Sammlung von Reaktionen auf den Gedichtband "Anna Blume" von Kurt Schwitters: Briefe und Kritiken von Anonymen, Ärzten, Freunden und Feinden, darunter u.a. Alfred Kerr, Theodor Däubler, Victor Auburtin, außerdem: Wilhelm Michel "Über die Metaphysik des Bürgers", Klabund "Die Dadakratie. Eine Rezension", Richard Huelsenbeck "Aus der Geschichte des Dadaismus", Walter Serner "Die gelösten Welträtsel", Melchior Vischer "Sekunde durch Hirn", Hans Martin Elster "Die Silbergäule" - SW: DADA in Hannover - Versandkosten innerhalb Deutschlands EUR 5,00 (versicherter Versand) Papierbedingt gebräunt, ein wenig braunfleckig. Umschlagblätter lose, Ränder teils brüchig u. mit Randläsuren. Falz, kurzer Einriß hinten und Querriß im Deckblatt mit Tesafilm geklebt. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Night and Day.

      Duckworth, London., 1920. Second impression: one of 1000 copies issued in the Covent Garden Library. Octavo. pp [iv], 538. Two pages of adverts for The Voyage Out at rear. Dark blue cloth with gilt decoration to spine. By 1929, when Duckworth transferred the sheets and moulds to the Hogarth Press, only 566 copies of this second impression had been sold (see Kirkpatrick A4).Small ownership signature on front free endpaper. Edges slightly spotted. Very good indeed in the very scarce dustwrapper (unseen by Kirkpatrick) which is lightly tanned at the spine and with a small chip and a few nicks.

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        Mein politisches Erwachen

      Original komplettes Heft von Anton Drexler " Mein politisches Erwachen "Aus dem Tagebuch eines deutschen sozialistischen Arbeiters. 2.Auflage aus dem Deutschen Volksverlag von 1920.Seitenzahl 40,mit wenigen Bleistift Unterstreichungen. Sehr seltenes Heft,falls mal ein Heft auf dem Buchmarkt auftaucht dann die 3. Auflage.Kenner wissen um die Seltenheit dieses Artikels .Keine Seiten lose.Umschlag mit minimalen Fehlstellen. ( Foto ) Anton Drexler 1884 - 1942 Mitbegründer der Deutschen Arbeiter Partei ( DAP ) Porto nur als versicherter Versand - Paket !

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        Gaston Maréchaux - winter scenes.

      HET SNEEUWT DANS LA NEIGESjabloongeleurde steendrukken vervaardigd rond 1920 door Gaston Mar?chaux. In de plaat gesigneerd. Afm. (afb.): 34,6 x 23,5 cm.Op Hollandse wintervoorstellingen is het weer bijna altijd betoverend mooi. Geen striemende winden of hevige neerslag op gure donkere dagen. De Fransman Mar?chaux toont zijn Gouden Winters met dwarrelende sneeuwvlokken.Prijs: ?450,- (per stuk, incl. lijst, BTW margeregeling).

      [Bookseller: Inter-Antiquariaat MEFFERDT & DE JONGE]
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        The drawings of Ruby Lind (Mrs. Will Dyson) [presentation copy from Will Dyson]

      London : Cecil Palmer, 1920. Quarto, buckram over papered boards (lightly marked), gilt title, 51pp., illustrated in black and white and colour. A very good copy. This work, available only to subscribers, was produced as a tribute to Ruby, who in 1919 had died tragically young of influenza in London, where she had resided for the previous decade. This was the second work published in honour of Ruby, following her husband Will Dyson's Poems in memory of a wife (1919). This copy signed and inscribed by Ruby's husband 'To * + Elsie from Bill Dyson of the gumtrees'. A poignant inscribed copy.

      [Bookseller: Douglas Stewart Fine Books]
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        Portrait of Carl Sandburg

      n.p., 1920. Etching. Image: 7 1/2 x 5 1/4 in. Fine. Etching. Image: 7 1/2 x 5 1/4 in. INSCRIBED by Sandburg on the lower mount to Roger Barrett, son of his friend, the noted Lincoln collector Oliver Barret, "We can choose our friends but we take whatever face we get. Carl Sandburg" and additionally INSCRIBED by the artist, "This is the face I got while Carl was hard at work on the Prarie Years ... Otto J. Schneider." Schneider contributed the etched frontispiece of Lincoln's hat and umbrella to ABRAHAM LINCOLN: THE PRARIE YEARS.

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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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. Fading at the spine, light rubbing to ends and corners, superficial split to a small section of the cloth at front joint, internally clean and fresh, an excellent copy. First edition, first impression, of perhaps the greatest collection of First World War poetry. 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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        Irish Fairy Tales

      Macmillan, London., 1920. First edition. Royal octavo. pp x, 318. Sixteen colour plates with captioned tissue guards and 21 black and white illustrations by Arthur Rackham. One page of adverts at rear. Period Arts and Crafts binding of full morocco decorated with Irish motifs in blind, lettered in gilt on the spine, marbled endpapers.Bookplate on verso of front free endpaper. Very good. Unusual binding.

      [Bookseller: Peter Ellis bookseller]
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        Tragic Mothers.

      Grant Richards, London., 1920. First edition. Octavo. 64 pages. Cloth-backed patterned boards designed by the author. Short verse dramas, written with encouragement from W.B. Yeats, as the author acknowledges in an introductory note.The dedication copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: ''To Beryl de Zoete with friendly remembrances of our many meetings at 43 Russell Square. T.S. Moore.'' The printed dedication reads, ''To Beryl de Zoete''. The dedicatee was a dancer, orientalist, translator and critic who lived with Arthur Waley in a small top-floor flat in Russell Square.Covers slightly dusty. Very good indeed. No dustwrapper.

      [Bookseller: Peter Ellis bookseller]
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        On the structure and relations of Notharctus, an American Eocene primate.

      

      [Bookseller: Henry Sotheran Ltd.]
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        Relativity: The Special and General Theory, First Edition

      Henry Holt Company 1920 - Henry Holt, 1920. True First Edition, U.S. Hardcover no dustjacket. Condition: Very Good. Binding good, internal pages clean. Fading to spine, toning to text block, browning to FFEP. A tight copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: CWO Books]
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        (Photo Album): A Collection of Photographs and Real Photograph Post Cards of Various Places in Great Britain during the 1920s

      London / Wales / Glendalough / Belfast / Scotland, 1920. Good. Oblong folio measuring 14" x 9.5". Brown suede over stiff paper boards. Contains 21 gelatin silver sepia toned photographs measuring between 5" x 3" and 5" x 3.5" without captions, and 146 real photograph postcards. A loss of the spine with modest chipping and some tears on the pages, thus good. A collection of photographs and postcards depicting scenes from various places in and around Great Britain including: Gloucestershire, London, Wales, Glendalough, Belfast, and more. Most of the postcards are real photograph post cards featuring vast landscapes and people. One of the post cards shows a large ornate building, "New City Hall, Belfast". Another shows crowds of people walking around on a busy street in London. Many of the postcards are from Valentine & Sons, a printing company that grew to be Scotland's leading manufacturer of picture postcards. Most of their postcards were real photograph cards numbered on the front in hand, which sometimes made the figures illegible. Some of the postcards have also been handpainted. The sepia photographs feature some people at a church, boats, and locations in a forest. An extensive collection of real photograph post cards and pictures circa 1920s.

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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