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        A Survey.

      London: William Heinemann, 1921 - Quarto. Original purple cloth, titles to spine and upper board and all edges gilt. With the dust jacket. With an orange quarter morocco slipcase and chemise. Edges of boards lightly rubbed and faded, endpapers toned. An excellent copy in the rubbed and nicked jacket with two long splits at the spine panel and a chip from the rear panel. Tipped-in frontispiece and 51 plates on fawn paper with printed tissue-guards. First edition, first impression. One of a limited edition of 275 numbered copies signed by the author on the limitation leaf. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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      Prag 1921 - Bozidar Jakac (1899 - 1989), slovenski ekspresionist, realist, simbolisticki slikar i graficki umjetnik. Velicina: 28,1x17,6 Cm + pune margine. Drvorez. Jedna od najznacajnijih jugoslavenskih grafika, ne samo u Sloveniji, nego i na podrucju cijele bivse drzave, muzejsko-galerijski primjerak. Potpisana, naslovljena i datirana, bez broja naklade. Lit: Jugoslavenska grafika, 1900-1950, Muzej savremene umetnosti, Beograd, 1978. Ova grafika reproducirana preko cijele stranice. Iz privatne zbirke Hogge, Zagreb. Prilazemo katalog Bozidar Jakac, Muzej II. zasjedanja AVNOJ-a, Drzavna zalozba Slovenije, Jajce, Ljubljana, 1968. Ilustracija br. 4 preko cijele stranice. ******************************** Size: 28,1x17,6 Cm + full margin. Woodcut. Bozidar Jakac (1899 - 1989), a Slovene Expressionist, Realist, a Symbolist painter and graphic artist. This is one of the most significant Yugoslav graphics, not only in Slovenia, but on the area of the whole former state, an item attractive for museums and galleries. Signed, titled and dated, without the edition number. Lit: Jugoslavenska grafika, 1900-1950, Muzej savremene umetnosti, Beograd, 1978. This graphic included as a full-page illustration. From the private Hogge collection, Zagreb. We anclose the catalogue: Bozidar Jakac, Muzej II. zasjedanja AVNOJ-a, Drzavna zalozba Slovenije, Jajce, Ljubljana, 1968. Illustration No. 4 over full-page.

      [Bookseller: Vodopija Art j.d.o.o.]
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        Simplicissimus. Begründet von Albert Langen und Th. Th. Heine. XXV. Jahrgang. 2 Bände. April 1920 - März 1921.

      München, 1920 - 1921. - Mit vielen teils farbigen Abbildungen. VI, 352 S.; VI, SS. 353-700. Illustr. OLwd. mit farbiger Deckelillustration (Bulldogge) von Th. Th. Heine. Folio. Die Münchner satirische Zeitschrift hatte nach ihrer unrühmlichen Parteinahme im Ersten Weltkrieg und durch den veränderten Geschmack des Publikums in den 1920er Jahren mit niedrigeren Auflagen zu kämpfen. - Berieben. Blöcke im vorderen Gelenk jeweils leicht angebrochen. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Uwe Turszynski]
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        Original Dust Jacket Art]: The Desert Valley

      Hodder and Stoughton, London 1921 - Original gouache cover art for *The Desert Valley* Signed and dated by illustrator Eugene Hastain. The image measures 12" x 19.5" (17.25" x 25" matted). Near fine with bright colors but some toning to the white sky portions of the image. It is accompanied by the cheaply produced first English edition. Near fine in a price-clipped, very good or better dustwrapper with its original price sticker on the spine, some nicks and tears at the extremities, and tape reinforcing the interior folds. Hastain was a well-known commercial illustrator who illustrated many stories and books including the popular Reginald Arkell "Green Thumb" series of gardening books, as well as the 1930 Bookman's Christmas Portfolio. A nice image of a Native American and his wolf looming above a western cliff side. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Building Plans and Elevations for Building for Mr. Leon Hagpop Nishkian, engineer, on the Corner of Commercial St. and Leidersdorff St., San Francisco.

      San Francisco: James H. Hjul, Structural Engineer, March - April. 1921 - Original pencil drawings on tracing paper. Sheet size primarily 20" x 22. 8 sheets. Job #91. James Hansen Hjul (1882 - 1957), a structural engineer, constructed many buildings in San Francisco. He was the founder of the J.H. Construction Company and was listed as a contractor, civil engineer, structural engineer and construction engineer in San Francisco City Directories from 1907 to 1958. Most of his work occurred in the South of Market area on warehouses and industrial buildings.

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
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        The theory of play and integral equations with skew symmetric kernels," "On games that involve chance and the skill of players," and "On systems of linear skew-symmetric determinant and the genera theory of play" (Borel) WITH Nash, John. "Two Person Coperative Games" in Econometrica 21, January 1953, pp. 97-118 and pp. 128-141

      - FIRST ENGLISH EDITIONS IN ORIGINAL PAPER WRAPS of four papers on game theory published by Emile Borel between 1921 and 1927, papers in which Borel became "the first to define games of strategy" (Science World Website). In these papers, "Borel gave the first modern formulation of a mixed strategy along with finding the minimax solution for two-person games with three or five possible strategies. Initially he maintained that games with more possible strategies would not have minimax solutions, but by 1927, he considered this an open question as he had been unable to find a counterexample" (Walker, An Outline of the History of Game Theory). WITH: John Nash's fourth and final paper seminal contribution to non-cooperative game theory wherein he set an entirely new research agenda commonly referred to as the Nash Program for cooperative games. CONDITION & DETAILS: 4to. 10 X 7 inches (250 x 175mm). Single issue in original wraps in fine condition.

      [Bookseller: Atticus Rare Books]
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        Maclean's Magazine, July 7, 1956 *THE ROTHSCHILD'S FABULOUS STAKE IN CANADA*

      Canada: Maclean's Magazine. Paperback. Features: The Rothschilds' fabulous stake in Canada - very rare 6-page article by Peter C. Newman, with photos; What you don't need to know about rock 'n roll - "it works on man's emotions like the music of the heathen in Africa"; Just look at the old ice-creem parlor now - George Dawson's drive-in can have twelve thousand people drop in on a Sunday; The Great Cross-Canada hike - five people walked from Halifax to Vancouver - here's the footrace that stirred all Canada back in 1921; The alarming truth about Konrad Adenauer - we call him a friend but this Grand Old Man of Germany is really a threat to pro-Western policy; When Every woman looked like Regina Lee - Blance Howard discusses the Liberal stranglehold on Ottawa; How to handle your kids in the holidays; The miracle that saved our son's mind - Frank Barkey's 'perfect baby' was on the dim edge of consciousness, his body wracked by convulsions, his brain a shattered blank - this is the story of that ordeal. Interesting ad inside back cover shows iron lungs with Caterpillar backup power. Somewhat above-average wear. Please note that page 5/6 is missing. It appears to have contained the London letter by Beverley Baxter. Fantastic colour ad for the 1956 Buick on page 10. Nice colour Coke ad on back cover. Bit of writing atop back cover. . Fair. 1956. First Edition.

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        ARCHITETTURA E ARTI DECORATIVE Rivista d'arte e di storia. Direzione: Gustavo Giovannoni - Marcello Piacentini.

      Milano/Roma,: Bestetti e Tumminelli,, 1921-1931.. In-4 p., brossura editoriale. <br>& Questa importante rivista illustrata, mensile e bimestrale. Iniziò le pubblicazioni nel 1921; nel 1927 divenne l&#39;organo ufficiale del Sindacato nazionale architetti, direttore Alberto Calza Bini. A partire dal gennaio 1932 la rivista, pubblicata da Treves, prese il nome di "Architettura".<br>& Offriamo una raccolta di tutto il pubblicato , dal maggio 1921 al dicembre 1931, ben conservata (good copy).

      [Bookseller: Bottega delle occasioni]
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        Jerusalem 1918-1920 & 1920-1922: Being the Records of the Pro-Jerusalem Council during the period of the British Military Administration.

      - 1921 - 4to. Olive green cloth with brown linen spine. Illustrated front board. Good binding and cover. Frontis is plan of Citadel Gardens. Book filled with maps, photos and plans of Jerusalem; several are fold out. Minor scattered foxing and toning throughout. Otherwise, interior pages are clean, unmarked, and in great condition. Some pages even uncut. A fine addition to the library of any scholar interested in the history of Zionist politics in the middle east. Please feel free to view our pictures of this rare piece of history. Ships daily. This is an oversized or heavy book that requires additional postage for international delivery outside of Canada and the US. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Sequitur Books]
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      Petropolis, 1921. - 96 pp. First edition. Original printed wrapper. Small defects to spine. Ref: KILGOUR 5.( Russian ) [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Rosenbad Antique Books]
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        RELATIVITY. The Special And The General Theory. Signed

      Henry Holt and Company, New York 1921 - THIRD AMERICAN EDITION. 8vo., xiii + 168 pp. A very good copy showing modest use. Gilt stamped front cover, spine lettering faded as usual, head & heel neatly reinforced. Very neatly signed "A. Einstein" in blue-black fountain pen on the verso of the frontispiece. Bulks at 1"1/16, vs. 13/16" for the 2nd & 3/4" for the 1st. The rare Third Edition dustwrapper present in very good condition. Some smartly executed conservation at the extremities Custom deep blue clamshell case with E=mc2embossed in relief on the side. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        Sabatini, Rafael: Three ALS (Autograph Letters Signed)

      Battersea and Cardiganshire 1921 - Battersea and Cardiganshire, Great Britain, 1921 and 1922. Standard letter folds, minor age discoloration and peripheral wear, else Very Good Plus. Three original ALS by Sabatini - author of such landmark masterpieces as Scaramouche, Captain Blood, The Sea-Hawk, Fortune Fool, Saint Martin's Summer and a lengthy list of other titles. Sabatini was just beginning earning to earn international renown for his lush, textured prose and swashbuckling, romantic plots when he wrote these letters. Two were written in 1921 - the year of publication of Scaramouche, considered by many to be his most brilliant work. The other was written in 1922, the year of publication of Captain Blood. Those two titles remain today the most valuable Sabatini first editions. That his life was becoming hectic in those years at the height of his genius is evidenced by these letters: hard to read, they nonetheless all express regrets for his being unable to attend one function or another. L-61 [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Singularity Rare & Fine]
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        EMPORIUM. Rivista rilegata per annate, se non diversamente indicato, conservate le copertine originali.

      - in-4, leg. m. tela o bross. edit. Disponibili: 1921 vol. LIII &#150; LIV annata completa, unico volume, dal n. 313 al n. 324; 1925 vol. LXI &#150; I semestre, dal n. 361 al n. 366; vol. LXII &#150; II semestre, dal n. 367 al n. 372; 1926 vol. LXIII &#150; I semestre, dal n. 373 al n. 378; vol. LXIV &#150; II semestre, dal n. 379 al n. 384; 1927 vol. LXV &#150; I semestre, dal n. 385 al n. 390; vol. LXVI &#150; II semestre, dal n. 391 al n. 396; 1928 vol. LXVII &#150; I semestre, dal n. 397 al n. 402; vol. LXVIII &#150; II semestre, dal n. 403 al n. 408; 1929 vol. LXIX &#150; I semestre, dal n. 409 al n. 414; vol. LXX &#150; II semestre, dal n. 415 al n. 420; 1930 vol. LXXI &#150; I semestre, dal n. 421 al n. 426; vol. LXXII &#150; II semestre, dal n. 427 al n. 432; 1931 vol. LXXIII &#150; I semestre, dal n. 433 al n. 438; vol. LXXIV &#150; II semestre, dal n. 439 al n. 444; 1932 vol. LXXV &#150; I semestre, dal n. 445 al n. 450; vol. LXXVI &#150; II semestre, dal n. 451 al n. 456; 1933 vol. LXXVII &#150; I semestre, dal n. 457 al n. 462; vol. LXXVIII &#150; II semestre, dal n. 463 al n. 468; 1934 vol. LXXIX &#150; I semestre, dal n. 469 al n. 474; vol. LXXX &#150; II semestre, dal n. 475 al n. 480; 1935 vol. LXXXI &#150; I semestre; vol. LXXXII &#150; II semestre; 1936 vol. LXXXIII &#150; I semestre, dal n. 493 al n. 498; vol. LXXXIV &#150; II semestre, dal n. 499 al n. 504; 1937 vol. LXXXV &#150; I semestre, dal n. 505 al n. 510; vol. LXXXVI &#150; II semestre, dal n. 512 al n. 516; 1938 vol. LXXXVII &#150; I semestre, dal n. 517 al n. 522; vol. LXXXVIII &#150; II semestre, dal n. 523 al n. 528; 1939 vol. LXXXIX &#150; I semestre, dal n. 529 al n. 534; vol. XC &#150; II semestre, dal n. 535 al n. 540; 1940 vol. XCI e XCII annata completa, unico volume, dal n. 541 al n. 552; 1941 vol. XCII e XCIV annata completa, unico volume, dal n. 553 al n. 565; 1942 vol. XCV &#150; I semestre, dal n. 565 al n. 570, in fascicoli non rilegati; vol. XCVI &#150; II semestre, dal n. 571 al n. 576, in fascicoli non rilegati; 1947 vol. CV &#150; I semestre, dal n. 625 al n. 630, in fascicoli non rilegati; vol. CVI &#150; II semestre, dal n. 631 al n. 634, in fascicoli non rilegati (mancano i fascicoli di novembre e dicembre). Si aggiungono inoltre: 1927 solo I semestre (da gennaio a giugno) in fascicoli sciolti con copertine originali a colori; 1928 solo II semestre (da luglio a dicembre) in fascicoli sciolti con copertine originali a colori; 1930 solo II semestre (da luglio a dicembre) in fascicoli sciolti con copertine originali a colori. Il prezzo si riferisce al lotto indivisibile.

      [Bookseller: SCRIPTORIUM Studio Bibliografico]
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        This Side of Paradise

      London: W. Collins & Sons. (1921). First. First English edition. Neat contemporary owner name on the front fly, a little foxing to the foredge and endpapers, and a couple small spots on the boards, near fine lacking the dustwrapper. Fitzgerald&#39;s first book, altered considerably from the American edition. .

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

      Doubleday Page and Company 1921 - First Edition, First Printing. A stunning copy of this true first edition with the first issue point on P. 419. This early dustjacket has chipping to the edges and a piece missing on the bottom spine. This later state dustjacket resembles the first issue dustjacket with the same Doubleday picture on the front, but different back panel. The book is in excellent condition with slight wear to the edges. This is one of the nicest copies that we have seen of this true first edition. The binding is tight, and the pages are clean. There is no writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a collectable copy with an original early dustjacket. We buy Tarkington First Editions. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        Alice Adams SIGNED

      Doubleday, Page and Company, Garden City New York 1921 - "Alice Adams" by Booth Tarkington. First edition, first printing with first issue point : "you" and "why" are transposed on page 419 line 14. Published by Doubleday, Page & Co., New York, 1921.Winner of the 1922 Pulitzer Prize for Novel (Fiction). Signed/inscribed by the author on the front endpaper: "For Charles Sawyer, With the best wishes of Booth Tarkington, Kennebunkport, July 23, '21". 12mo [5" x 7 3/8"], 434 pp.The book is in good overall condition. Spotting to the front board with moisture stain on the rear board. There are a few tiny holes at the hinges of the spine. The boards are cracked at the hinges, exposing the webbing underneath. Foxing to the fore-edge of the textblock and to the first and last few pages. A brand new facsimile (reproduction) dust jacket is included for protection and display. Please view the many other rare titles available for purchase at our store. We are always interested in purchasing individual or collections of fine books. Inventory #(Pul-15) [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ernestoic Books]
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        Alice Adams

      Doubleday 1921 - First Edition, First Printing. This scarce dustjacket is seldom offered on the market and is quite rare in any condition. The bad news is that this copy has been poorly restored by an unprofessional who didn't know what they were doing. Not only are pieces missing from the majority of the dustjacket, but the remaining original parts of the dustjacket have been glued together on a photo copy of the original dustjacket. The good news is the book is a true first edition. The binding is tight, with light wear to the edges. Most pulitzer collections lack this title so this is a filler copy. Trades and offers welcomed. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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      [New York]: Société Anonyme, 1921.. Large octavo. Printed pale pink-tan paper boards, paper label. Illustrations. Barely visible narrow crack extending down from crown of lower joint neatly mended, one lower corner slightly bumped, otherwise an unusually fresh, clean copy of this fragile book in lightly chipped glassine dust jacket. First edition of the first annual report of the innovative and influential organization founded to foster the increased promotion of modern art in the U.S. by Katherine Dreier, Marcel Duchamp, Man Ray, et al. This report includes the articles of incorporation, membership and committee rosters, by-laws, Treasurer&#39;s report, a catalogue of the reference library, lists of past and scheduled exhibitions and lectures, publications, etc. The text is accompanied by reproductions or photographs of works by members and associates. A fundamental document in the history of 20th century American art collecting.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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      Cincinnati; Dept. Of Synagog And School Extension Of The Union Of American Hebrew Congregations 1921-1929 - Original Wraps. 8vo. 12; 32, [4]; 24, [2]; 32, [4]; 16; 13, [4]; 25; 35; 13; 16; 20; 19; 19; 11; 27; 19 pages. 20 cm. Pastedown label on cloth slipcase: &#145;Plays For New Year Sukkoth Hanukkah Purim Passover Lag B'Omer Shabuoth And For Other Occasions. &#146; Every play of Elma Ehrlich Levinger dated 1923; her plays include: "The unlighted Menorah: a Chanukah fantasy of the time of Felix Mendelssohn, in one act"; "The light of Israel: a Chanukah play in four acts"; "A sick Purim; a modern Purim play in one act"; "Let there be light, &#146; a pageant in seven episodes"; "How Succoth came to Chayim; a modern play in one act"; "Ruth of Moab; a springtime play in one act"; "The golden staff; a Succoth operetta" with music by Samuel Goldfarb. By Samuel Schulman and Sara Miller: "The spirit of Judaism: a pageant". By Ruth Atlas Binstock: "Harvest festival; a pageant in four scenes". By Miss Eva Herbst: Ruth; a harvest pageant". Plays by Fannie Barnett Linsky: "America and the Jew; a pageant for Thanksgiving day"; "A Purim fantasy, a play in one act"; "The Sabbath angel. A play in two acts"; "Old pictures in new frames. A group tableaux for any holiday"; "The counting of the days; a Lag b'Omer cycle"; "Happy New Year; a play in one act, a prologue and an epilogue. " All plays published by the Union of American Hebrew Congregations Department of Synagogue and School Extension, which was initially established as the Department of Synagogue Extension in 1903, to provide for and advance Sabbath schools for the instruction of the young and to aid and encourage the development of new and young congregations. Elma Ehrlich Levinger (1887 &#150; 1958) "Active in an array of Jewish women&#146;s and youth organizations, Elma Ehrlich Levinger was also the author of over thirty books for children and several for adults&#151;all of which emphasize the importance of maintaining Jewish identity in America. Levinger used both drama and the short story as a means of educating young people and women about Jewish history and traditions, hoping to encourage them to participate in Jewish social life. " (Jewish Women&#146;s Archive Encyclopedia) . Subjects: Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847. Drama. Hanukkah - Drama. Sukkot - Drama. Ruth (Biblical figure) - Drama. Sukkot - Drama. Purim &#150;Drama. Jewish drama. Tableaux, Religious. Rosh ha-Shanah - Drama. All plays are listed on OCLC; however, none exceed 15 listings. No listings on OCLC for a boxed set such as ours (extra space in the box suggests that it may have been designed to hold other titles as well) . Light rubbing to cloth of slipcase, with rip to corner of lid; wraps of two plays lightly soiled, otherwise all plays near fine. Very Good+ Condition. (MX-36-22) [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Dan Wyman Books, LLC]
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        An Argosy of Fables. A representative selection from the fable literature of every age and land.

      Frederick A. Stokes Company, New York, 1921 - Large octavo. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in full red morocco, titles to spine gilt, inner dentelles gilt, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. A fine copy. With 24 tipped in colour plates. Large Paper Edition of 365 copies of which this is number 22 signed by the illustrator. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Jocaste & le chat maigre

      Éditions de la Banderole 1921 - In-8 broché, couverture rempliée, 222 pp., ouvrage richement illustré de 31 pointes sèches de CHAS LABORDE, tirage à 761 exemplaires numérotés, le nôtre est un des 15 EXEMPLAIRES (n°21) SUR VIEUX JAPON (après un exemplaire unique, et 5 exemplaires sur Whatman), on joint le prospectus pour 'Moralités légendaires', de Jules Laforgue, vignettes de Daragnès, chez le même éditeur ; très bel état. Chas Laborde [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Love among the chickens

      Herbert jenkins 1921 - London blue cloth Ist issue ,6 titles ending indiscretions of archie 7/6 .NF/F .The book has the usual toasting of pages from the cheap paper ,no foxing or inscriptions ,square with no marking to boards .The wrapper is the 3rd issue and is identical to the Ist issue except the lady of the lawn is 2/- not 7/6 on the rear flap and the rear panel is bordered in green not red ,becoming rare . [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Dick Neal Fine Books]
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        A Gentleman of Leisure

      Herbert Jenkins 1921 - London 1921 blue cloth 6 titles at front F/NF. The book is square ,no inscriptions, rubbing ,stains or foxing. The paper is cheap post war which is toasted to a light brown ,two pages have small area of brown discolouration, approx 2mm .The paper was so cheap that it discoloured very easily .A lot of these early titles were read when people smoked or ate biscuits so its rare to find a copy in this condition . The wrapper is the second issue ,identical to the first except rear panel has green border not red ,Malcolm Sage has no price as against the first which states 7/6 and the Rain Girl is 2/6 instead of 6/- .The wrapper has two small chips on front panel and short closed tears ,no soiling, the apparent soiling on the front panel is caused by slight ripple shadow .An interesting item,as have only recently become aware there was a second issue. I believe that this title is far rarer than Love among the Chickens which turns up fairly regularly. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Dick Neal Fine Books]
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        Aus dem Reigen-Process 1921.

      - Berlin, Verlag Neue Kunsthandlung 1921. Folio (40,8 : 30,7 cm). 2 Bl. Titel, Druckvermerk u. Inhalt sowie 14 Lithographien, davon 13 von Orlik handschriftlich signiert, alle unter Passepartout. Illustr. Orig.-Halbleinenmappe. Eines von 30 römisch numerierten Exemplaren der Vorzugsausgabe auf Japan. (Gesamtaufl. 180 numer. Ex., davon 150 auf Bütten). - Die Lithographien entstanden bei den Prozessverhandlungen anlässlich der Uraufführung von Schnitzlers "Reigen" (am 23.12.1920 i [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Gerhard Zähringer, Antiquariat & Galerie]
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        Love Among the Chickens

      London, Herbert Jenkins Limited,, [1921]. Octavo. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in dark green morocco, titles to spine, raised bands, twin rule to turn-ins, plain black endpapers, gilt edges. A fine copy. Second edition, entirely rewritten, first issue. This title was Wodehouse&#39;s first novel for adults and the one in which he found his voice. Initially published in 1906 the author rewrote the work for publication in 1921

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Alice Adams

      Doubleday, Page and Company, Garden City New York 1921 - First Edition Early Printing (likely 7th printing) with the year 1922 on the title page. Scarce original dust jacket indicates '7th Edition' on the spine. $1.75 price intact. The front panel states "This Novel won the PULITZER PRIZE for the BEST AMERICAN NOVEL OF THE YEAR". Same jacket art as the first issue, but the rear panel and the rear flap have different text. The jacket is in good condition minor chipping and creasing to the extremities, more-so to the top of the spine. There is a large 3"-4" vertical tear that runs along the right side of the spine from the top of the jacket. This tear was mended with a large piece of clear tape. The book is in Very good overall condition. There is a gift inscription on the front end paper from Christmas 1922 "To my sister Hazel M. Fletcher, From your brother Worth Albert Fletcher. There is also a bookseller's stamp from Nicholson's Book Shop in Richmond, Indiana. Spotting to the edges of the text block. Unfortunately the book has a strong musty odor. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ernestoic Books]
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        Dreiviertelfigur, zeichnend, Portrait im Profil nach links.

      1921. Kaltnadelradierung von Emil Orlik, 1921, signiert. 9,6:9,2 cm. Nr. 5 von 100 Exemplaren. Auf Maschinen-Bütten. Vollrandig.- Bezeichnet "SPOG" (unter diesem Kürzel hatten sich Slevogt, Pankok, Orlik und Grünberg - ein Graphiksammler, an dessen Druckerpresse experimentiert wurde - zusammengeschlossen)..

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        One Thousand Sport Stories

      (The Spink Sport Stories Co.), (Chicago) 1921 - First edition. Three volumes. Brown cloth gilt (we have also seen sets in red cloth gilt). A bit of rubbing to a few spots on the bottom of the boards, very light general wear, an otherwise tight, near fine set. Stories about a number of sports by Spink, one of the leading sportswriters of his day and after whom the sportswriters' wing of the Baseball Hall of Fame is named. For what its worth, sets in the brown cloth seem scarcer than those in red. Complete sets are scarce, especially in this condition. See this book in 3D on our site. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Der kleine König. Ein Märchen zu 12 Bildern von Hanns Pellar erzählt von Fritz v. Ostini.

      Georg W. Dietrich, Hofverleger,, München 1921 - (3. Aufl.). München Georg W. Dietrich, Hofverleger, (1921). 26,7x29,5 cm. Titelbl., 1 Bl. Vorwort, 24 S. Mit 12 farb. Tafeln. OHLn. mit farb. Deckelillustr. =Dietrichs Münchener Künstler-Bilderbücher. Buch 8. - Bilderwelt im Kinderbuch 476: "Das in München entstandene, ungewöhnlich farbintensive Bilderbuch des Wieners Hanns Pallar (1886-1971) verrät den Einfluss Gustav Klimts sowie den von Pellars Lehrern Lefler und Stuck. Nach einem Besuch in Versailles ersann Pellar die phantastisch-historischen Szenen, zu denen Fritz von Ostini seine Märchenerzählung konstruierte. Die sorgfältig gedruckten Steindruckbilder in 12 Farben, darunter verschwenderisch viel Gold, bilden in ihrem komplizierten, flimmernden Tonreichtum das Gegenteil zur Formenklarheit der flächenkünstlerischen Bestrebungen des Jugendstils." - (Einband fleckig. Rücken und Vorsätze ffachgerecht restauriert. Name auf Titel). - Innen sauber. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Biblion Antiquariat]
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        Nelle foreste del Borneo

      Firenze; Alinari 1921 - in 8°; pp. XVI, 472, un ritratto dell'autore + 72 tavv. fotogr. in bn. (11 ill. bn. e 3 carte geogr.) + 1 carta gerogr. a doppia pag.; br. Odoardo Beccari, famoso esploratore e naturalista italiano, compilò questa splendida opera, frutto della spedizione assieme al marchese Giacomo Doria, sul Regno di Sarawak (1865-66) &#150; Borneo settentrionale. Tiratura di 500 esemplari numerati (molto buono)

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        Faust. Erster Teil.

      München, Julius Schröder-Verlag, 1921 - 2° (43 x 32 cm), 170 S., OLwd. m. Präg., Lwd. etw. unfrisch, vord. Gelenk angeplatzt, durchgeh. stockfl. (äusserste Bl. stärker) EA dieser Ausgabe. «Von der Verlaganstalt G. J. Manz in München auf echtem rheinischen Bütten gedruckt und von der Buchbinderei Fa. Knorr & Hirth in München gebunen. 3100 gr. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        [Poster]: Erste Internationale Arbeiter Kinder Woche: 27. Juni - 3. Juli 1921 Veranstaltet Von Der Jugend Internationale

      Berlin: Fiope Verlag. 1921. Poster. 18" x 28". In mylar sleeve dry mounted to foam core stiffener. Very thin brown paper printed in red and black. Depicts a young girl with arms raised, holding a red flag. Old light fold and crease marks, small chip to upper right hand corner, still a remarkable near fine survivor of a very fragile and ephemeral socialist poster, prepared for the First International Working Children&#39;s Week, organized by the Youth International. .

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

      Nürnberg, Gerhard Stalling, (1921).. 2. Auflage. 29 x 34 cm. 6 Bll. Mit 7 farbigen Kulissenblättern und 87 (davon 8 Dubletten) losen Steckteilen. Original-Halbleinwand mit farbigem montierten Deckelschild.; 2. Nürnberger Spielbücher No. 1 A. - Prachtvolles Puppen-Stuben-Buch. Die Kulissenbilder mit Räumlichkeiten eines im Stil der 1920er Jahre eingerichteten, großbürgerlichen Hauses, in die entsprechende Figuren und Gegenstände gesteckt werden können. Die jeweiligen Räume haben links und rechts je eine Tür, durch die man in den nächsten Raum gelangt. Die Steckteile mit Figuren der zum Haushalt gehörenden Personen sowie Accessoires für die jeweiligen Räume. - Einbandeckel und Kapitale bestoßen, leicht fleckig, Innen leicht stockfleckig, Steckteile teils mit Läsuren bzw. Fehlstellen, insgesamt aber sehr gut erhalten.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Manfred Nosbüsch]
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        Plays of Edmond Rostand

      London - Cecil Palmer, 1921 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A collection of the plays of Edmond Rostand, translated from the original French. First edition thus. Illustrated throughout by Ivan Glidden. Rostand&#39;s romantic plays provided an alternative to the naturalistic theatre popular during the late nineteenth century. Another of Rostand&#39;s works, Les Romanesques, was adapted to the musical comedy, The Fantasticks. Complete in two volumes. Condition: In blue cloth bindings with gilt detailing and original clipped dustwrappers. Externally, sound, though with a few marks and some slight bumping. Dustwrappers are sound, though with some handling marks and some small chips and closed tears to the edges. Internally, firmly bound. Ink signature to recto of front free-endpaper. Pages are generally bright and clean, with just the odd patch of foxing. Overall: VERY GOOD in GOOD dustwrappers..

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        The Art of Lawn Tennis

      George H. Doran Co. New York (1921) - First Edition. Octavo, original green cloth, black lettering, publisher's symbol at title page. The extremely scarce true first edition of Tilden's classic work on Tennis. This copy with photograph of the 1920 American Tennis Team, which includes Tilden, tipped in to verso of dedication page. Very Good, attractive volume, [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Babylon Revisited Rare Books]
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        Archways of Life

      New York: Moffat, Yard and Company. 1921. First. First edition. Papercovered boards with printed label. Small label of the Churchill Book and Print Shop in Los Angeles, erosion on the spine, sunning and corners of the board rubbed, a good copy. Poetry by the remarkable Cuban-American lesbian poet, playwright, and socialite reputed to have conducted lesbian affairs with Greta Garbo, Marlene Dietrich, Alla Nazimova, Eva Le Gallienne, Isadora Duncan, Katharine Cornell, and Maude Adams, among others. A very amusing copy. Mabel Normand&#39;s copy with her bookplate, and Inscribed by her to herself: "For &#39;Mayme&#39; with love from her friend with all the word friendship means. Mabel." Additionally Normand has Signed her name "Mabel" at 19 different poems that apparently appealed to her and at one other poem as "Mayme." Additionally she has made comments at a couple of poems (one reads "I love this"). There is also a later, apparently unrelated ownership signature. Normand was a fascinating character in her own right, a silent film star, comedienne, and apparent hedonist who lead a colorful life until her death at 37. She carried on a long affair with Mack Sennett, helped foster the career of Charlie Chaplin, wrote and directed many of her own films, was entangled in the murder of her friend and fellow bibliophile, the director William Desmond Taylor (she departed his house after borrowing some books from him, and was the last known person to see him alive), as well as in the shooting of oil broker and golfer Courtland S. Dines (shot by her chauffeur with her pistol). In 1920 she played a "split-personality" role as "Mayme" and "Rosa" in the film What Happened to Rosa? Hence our attribution of this book as being inscribed to herself. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Opere / di Giosuè Carducci

      Bologna : Nicola Zanichelli, 1908-1921 - ~ 20 vol. ~ Copertina e fregi di De Karolis. Numerosi testatini, finalini e capilettere. Facsimili di manoscritti in tavoli ripiegati fuori testo ~ Ottima raccolta di opere del Carducci accuratamente commentate, che nei primi decenni del '900 riscosse un notevole successo. Legatura di lusso confezionata ai "Stabilimento degli Esposti" a Bologna. Numerazione: I: 2f+448p+2f; II: 2f+509p+1f; III: 2f+493p+[1]p+3f; IV: 2f+488p+2f; V: 2f+IV+548p+2f; VI: VIII+414p+1f; VII: 2f+419p+2f; VIII: 2f+449p+3f; IX: 2f+426p+1f; X: 2f+421p+3f; XI: 2f+415p; XII: 2f+526p+1f; XIII: 2f+409p+3f; XIV: 2f+421p+3f; XV: 2f+537p+[1]p+1f; XVI: 2f+452p+2f; XVII: 2f+355p+2f; XVIII: 2f+449p+[1]p+3f; XIX: 2f+415p+4f; XX: 2f+474p+3f ~ Legatura degli Esposti in piena tela, con titolo e ricchi fregi in oro a motivi floreali impressi al dorso e piatto anteriore, taglio superiore colorato, copertina della brossura originale conservata ~ Vd. Descrizione ~ 20x13x52cm. ~ Bello e fresco esemplare in perfetto stato di conservazione, ma qualche strappi marginale dovute a fogli negligentemente aperte ~ Heavy item, circa 9.9 Kg. Extra postage costs will apply

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        Crome Yellow

      London - Chatto and Windus, 1921 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. %0D%0AA first edition of Aldous Huxley&#39;s firstnovel. %0D%0AIn the book, Huxley satirises the fads and fashions of the time. It is the story of a house party at Crome, a parodic version of Garsington Manor, home of Lady Ottoline Morrell, a house where authors such as Huxley and T. S. Eliot used to gather and write. %0D%0ACondition: %0D%0AIn a yellow cloth binding. Externally, generally smart, though with some bumping and a few marks. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright, though with some instances of foxing. Overall: VERYGOOD. %0D%0A%0D%0A.

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        Los Desastres De La Guerra von Goya. Zweiundachtzig Faksimile Wiedergaben in Kupfertiefdruck nach den Vorzugsdrucken des Kupferstichkabinetts in Berlin. Herausgegeben von Hugo Kehrer.

      München. Hugo Schmidt Verlag, 1921. - 1. Auflage, mit 82 ganzseitigen Abbildungen in Kupfertiefdruck, jeweils mit Hemdchen, Druck auf Bütten, 4°. 31,5 x 30,8 cm. 15,unpaginiert Seiten, In gutem Zustand. der Einband leicht fleckig und berieben, Vorder- und Fußschnitt braunfleckig und stockig, die erste und letzte Lage sowie einige andere Seiten in den Rändern mit feinen braunen Stockfleckchen , der vordere fliegende Vorsatz rückseitig mit privater Widmung von 1923 in Bleistift, die fliegenden Vorsätze rückseitig in den Rändern braunfleckig, insgesamt gut erhalten, in qualitätvoller beeindruckender Wiedergabe. Impressum: Einmalige numerierte Faksimile-Ausgabe in 500 Exemplaren. Dieses Stück trägt die Nummer 209., Die Gravüren fertigte die Kunstanstalt J.B. Obernetter, Müchen, den Textdruck F. Bruckmann, AG, München. Einband mit sparsamer linearer Vergoldung, Kofgoldschnitt und 5 falschen Rückenbünden, Hardcover in Pergament, [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Mountain Interval

      New York: Henry Holt, 1921. Second edition. 8vo. Portrait frontispiece of plaster bust of Frost. Original gray green boards, dark green linen spine. Crane A4.1 . Frost's third published book, containing some of his most famous poems: "The Road Not Taken," "An Old Man's Winter Night," "Birches," etc. An interesting copy, inscribed by Frost on the flyleaf to an old Harvard classmate (class of 1901) "For John Hallowell". In addition, Frost has written out the closing 9 lines of verse of his long poem, "Wild Grapes", which appeared in his next collection, NEW HAMPSHIRE (1923): "From Wild Grapes" "I had not taken the first step in knowledge "I had not learned to let go with the hands, "As still I have not learned to with the heart, "And have no wish to with the heart - nor need "That I can see. The mind is not the heart. "I may yet live as I know others live "To wish in vain to let go with the mind - "Of cares, at night, to sleep. But nothing tells me "That I need learn to let go with the heart." "Robert Frost "For John Hallowell"

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        Der Barbier von Seville / Tartuffe der zweite. Aus dem Französischen übersetzt von Anselm von Chatte. 50 Exemplare wurden auf handgeschöpftem holländischem Bütten gedruckt. Unser Exemplar trägt die Nummer XXXIII. Die 5 Nachbildungen der alten Kupfer stellte J. B. Obernetter in München in Kupferdruck her. Ganzledereinband mit Kopfgoldschnitte u. Lesebändchen. Georg Müller Veralg. Zustand: gut erhaltenes Exemplar.,

      1921. 1921 - Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 850

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        The Death of Society

      London: W. Collins Sons. (1921). First. First edition. Foxing to foredge and endpapers, else fine in an attractive, very good dustwrapper with faint splash marks on the spine, and tiny tears. Winner of the Hawthornden Prize and the best-known novel by Wilson, the English wife of American anthologist Edward J. O&#39;Brien who died tragically at age 39. She was a talented author who drew comparisons to the Brontes, Keats, and Katherine Mansfield. Very scarce in jacket. .

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