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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'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)..

      [Bookseller: Galerie Joseph Fach GmbH]
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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) – Borneo settentrionale. Tiratura di 500 esemplari numerati (molto buono)

      [Bookseller: IL LIBRAIO]
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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]

      [Bookseller: antiquariat peter petrej]
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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'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's romantic plays provided an alternative to the naturalistic theatre popular during the late nineteenth century. Another of Rostand'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's copy with her bookplate, and Inscribed by her to herself: "For 'Mayme' 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'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.

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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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]

      [Bookseller: Leipziger Antiquariat e.K.]
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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"

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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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

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat an der Uni Muenchen]
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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'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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        Der Anbruch 2. Jh. (Hefte 1- 12 in 8 Heften (compl.), inkl Jahresverzeichnis); 4. Jg. , Hefte 1 -6 in 6 Heften. Alles in Orig.-Verlagsmappe.

      Berlin, Graphisches Kabinett, 1919/20; 1921 - 2°, je 2-6 Bl., teilw. unbeschnitten; , Broschur, Die expressionistische Zeitschrift erschien 1917/18 zuerst in Wien unter dem Titel «Der Anbruch. Flugblätter aus der Zeit». Als Herausgeber zeichneten Otto Schneider und Ludwig Ullmann. [Red.: Heinrich Novak].Ab dem 2. Jg. (1919/20) erschien die Zeitschrift in Berlin im Verlag «Graphisches Kabinett J. B. Neumann» Hrsg. Otto Schneider u. J. B. Neumann. Der 4 Jg. (1921/22) erschien im Verlag Erich Reiss, Berlin. - Bd. 3 nicht erschienen. - Mit dem heft 9 des 4 Jg. wurde die Zeitschrift eingestellt.Hervorragende Reproduktionen von expressionistischen Holzschnitten. 2. Jg.: Bilder von Erich Heckel, Oskar Kokoschka, Lyonel Feininger, Schmidt-Rottluff, Ludwig Meidner, Christian Rohlfs, Max Pechstein, Otto Müller, Emil Nolde, Max Beckmann, Gerd Wollheim, Emil Maetzel, Rudolf Möller, 4. Jg.: Van Gogh, Camendonk, Erich Heckel, Felxmüller, Munch, Max Beckmann 2000 gr. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: antiquariat peter petrej]
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        La Biblia en España. Traducción directa del inglés por Manuel Azaña. [Los T. II y III llevan el subtítulo:] o Viajes, Aventuras y Prisiones de un Inglés en su Intento de Difundir las Escrituras por la Península.

      Col. Granada, Jiménez-Fraud, Ed. (Imp. Clásica Española), Madrid 1921 - 1ª ed. 9x15. 3 vols. de 351, 305 y 351pp. Mapa. Tela editorial azul con dorados en lomo, sobrecubierta en los tres tomos. Esta es, quizás, la más clásica de los libros de viajeros románticos en España; el mismo autor fue una figura romántica sin par (sobre todo en su propia opinión), y su viaje por España fue toda una aventura romántica - gitanos, contrabandistas, prisión, etc. Esta es la primera traducción al castellano, y, dada la actitud del misionero protestante Borrow hacia la iglesia católica, su publicación no habrá atraido muchas simpatías de la parte más tradicionalista de la sociedad española. Alguna falta en las sobrecubs., pero muy buenos ejemplares. Es muy raro encontrar estos tomos con sobrecubierta - yo jamás la había visto. cada sobrecub. trae un breve sumario del tomo en la parte delantera, en la trasera una lista de los tomos de la Colección Granada, las ya publicadas marcadas con asterisco, aunque hay varios que estoy bastante seguro que no se llegaron a publicar; las 2 solapas llevan valoraciones de la colección Jardinillos por Díez-Canedo, Azorín y Henri Mérimée; en el reverso un lista de la colección Granada Infantil, y volvemos a encontrar tomos publicados que misteriosamente no se encuentran en ninguna colección que hayamos podido consultar. Envíos para España: el pago contra reembolso conlleva un recargo de 2 Euros.

      [Bookseller: Carmichael Alonso libros]
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        Travels in Arabia Deserta. Introduction by T.E. Lawrence. Preface by Rory Stewart. EDITION LIMITED TO 780 COPIES

      Folio Society, [2013]. Together 3 vols., (2 vols. 8vo., plus map folder), First Edition thus, with numerous photographs and illustrations, and map in separate folder; handsomely bound in brown half morocco, marbled boards, gilt backs, gilt tops, silk markers, the whole housed in publisher's buckram slip-case lettered in gilt. EDITION LIMITED TO 780 COPIES. This splendid edition reproduces the author's map of the region (housed separately for easy reference) and all his original line illustrations, together with Lawrence's well-known introduction to the 1921 edition. IT IS ALSO THE FIRST EDITION TO BE ILLUSTRATED WITH PHOTOGRAPHS (from a previously unpublished contemporary archive). With a copy of the publisher's prospectus loosely inserted. An outstanding achivement. . Catalogs: folio society.

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        Travels in Arabia Deserta.

      London & Boston, Philip Lee Warner / Jonathan Cape, 1921. - 8vo. 2 vols. XXVI, 622 pp. XIV, 690 pp. With 2 portraits, 8 plates (5 folding), and coloured lithogr. map, loosely stored in cover compartment. Original cloth. First reprint of the 1888 first edition. - Doughty's journey, undertaken between 1875 and 1878, "did much to advance knowledge of north-western and central Arabia" (cf. Henze). - Insignificant browning; some pages uncut. Macro, Bibliography of the Arabian Peninsula, 859. Howgego III, D29. Cf. Henze II, 88 (1888 first ed.). Weber I, 1092 (ed. 1924). NYPL Arabia coll. 166 (1st ed.). Fück 198 (1888 & 1923). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Chess Fundamentals

      G Bell and Sons and Harcourt, Brace and Co, London and New York 1921 - vii+246 pages with diagrams. Octavo (8 3/4" x 5 1/4") bound in original black cloth with gilt lettering to spine and blind stamped pictorial chess board to front cover. Signed by Capablanca. (Betts:11-24) First edition. Published shortly after he had won the World's Chess Championship. Reprinted 1922, 1923, 1926, 1931, 1937, 1941, 1942, 1945, 1946, 1948 and reset edition published in 1951. A knowledge of the elements is assumed. A graded course of instruction, with a general first chapter, the subjects of which are re-examined in more detail in succeeding chapters. Part two comprises 14 games played by Capablanca, with annotations, including notes on the openings. José Raúl Capablanca y Graupera (19 November 1888 – 8 March 1942) was a Cuban chess player who was world chess champion from 1921 to 1927. One of the greatest players of all time, he was renowned for his exceptional endgame skill and speed of play. Due to his achievements in the chess world, mastery over the board and his relatively simple style of play he was nicknamed the "Human Chess Machine". He is widely regarded as the most naturally talented chess player in history. Condition: Spine ends and rubbed. Signed on the front end paper. Old book seller's label to back heal inner hinge else a good to very good copy lacking jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: The Book Collector, Inc.]
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        A DISH OF APPLES

      Hodder & Stoughton, London & New York 1921 - (Rackham, Arthur) illustrator. A DISH OF APPLES by Eden Phillpott. London & New York: Hodder & Stoughton, (1921). First edition. 4to - 7-7/8" x 10-3/16". Bound in white cloth with pictorial stamping on the cover in gold and gold lettering on the cover and spine; gilt top. Seventy-five numbered pages. Three full-page illustrations in color mounted on white paper and twenty-three drawings in black and white; also pictorial endpapers in gray and white. This edition is limited to 500 copies, of which this is No. 120, numbered and signed by the author and the artist. The front board and spine are both extremely bright and clean as is the gilt decoration and lettering upon them. The back board is very slightly soiled but still is quite presentable for what is overall a lovely copy of the book. Internally, the book is without flaw. The condition of the book is NEAR FINE. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Wallace & Clark, Booksellers]
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        Der kleine König. Ein Märchen zu zwölf Bildern.

      Georg W. Dietrich,, München, 1921 - München, Georg W. Dietrich, (1921). Quer-4°. (4) 24 S. Mit 12 farb. Tafeln nach Illustr. von Hanns Pellar. Farb. illustr. Orig.-Halbleinenbd. (gering fleckig u. minim bestossen). = "Dietrichs Münchner Künstler-Bilderbücher", 8. Cotsen 8222. - Schug 476. - Vgl. Doderer, 269. - 3. Auflage des erstmals 1909 in minim grösserem Format erschienenen Kinderbuches. " Das in München entstandene, ungewöhnlich farbintensive Bilderbuch des Wieners Hanns Pellar (1886-1971) verrät den Einfluss Gustav Klimts sowie den von Pellars Lehrern Lefler und Stuck (.) 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" (Schug). "Als ein Meisterwerk Wiener Prägung muss das Bilderbuch von Hanns Pellar "Der kleine König" (.) gelten. (.) Auch drucktechnisch ist dieses Bilderbuch ausserordentlich eindrucksvoll; und wieder bleibt der Eindruck des Teueren, Kostbaren, nur einem kleineren Kreis Zugänglichen" (Doderer). - Vorsätze erneuert. Leicht gebräunt. (gering fleckig u. minim bestossen). Farb. illustr. Orig.-Halbleinenbd.

      [Bookseller: EOS Buchantiquariat Benz]
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        Rembrandt-Bibel. Vier Teile in einem Band, mit 240 Abbildungen und zwanzig Gravüren, gewählt und eingeleited von E.W. Bredt

      Hugo Schmidt, München 1921 - 1/500. Quarto. XIII, [7], 170, [6], 148, [2]pp. Original 3/4 vellum over decorative cloth, with gold lettering on spine. Top edge gilt. Engraved frontispiece portrait of Rembrandt protected with a tissue guard. Rembrandt's Bible is the complete King James Bible with 240 illustrations and 20 original etchings after Rembrandt all protected with tissue guards. It is remarkable that though many Christian painters throughout the ages had been inspired by the Bible with its wealth of subjects and scenes, comparatively few had given us a complete cycle of Bible pictures comprising both the Old and New Testaments. One of these few artists was Rembrandt who, to judge from the multiplicity and variety of his biblical pictures and designs, must have been a close student of the Bible and imbued with an intense religious feeling. Indeed, he may be counted among the most prolific and ingenious of Bible illustrators, for he is credited with more than 200 paintings and etchings and over 500 rough sketches dealing with biblical subjects. Slight soiling/age-toning on vellum. Text in German. Binding in overall good+ to very good, interior in very good condition. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        ESPEJOS. 1919- VERSO- 1920.

      - Madrid, Editorial Alejandro Pueyo, 1921, 1ª edición, 12x15, 92 págs. Dedicatoria manuscrita al musicólogo José Subirá. Sello de Subirá. Rústica editorial con trocitos rotos en esquinas superiores de cubiertas. (Se trata del primer y único libro de versos de este escritor perteneciente a la Generación del 27 y el único firmado con su nombre completo). (52805).

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        Führer durch die Abteilung der NOVEMBERGRUPPE Kunstausstellung Berlin 1921. Rundgang Saal 25 bis 29; ohne Abbildungen.

      Berlin, Druck von Otto Elsner Berlin S 42, Oranienstr. 140-142. 1921,. 16,8 x 11,3 cm, 16 Seiten, Anzeigen der Novembergruppe (Veröffentlichungen). Schlichte Original-Klammerheftung, kleiner alter Wasserrand unten links am Rücken (siehe die Abbildung), sonst ein sehr gutes Exemplar dieses fragilen Kataloges. Selten.. Perkins 138c. - Kliemann, Helga: Die Novembergruppe, darin Seite 22. - Kliemann Bibliographie Seite 138, II. - Novembergruppe: Künstlervereinigung (Berlin 1919 bis 1935), benannt nach der Novemberrevolution 1918; Gründungsmitglieder: Cesar Klein, Moriz Melzer, Max Pechstein, Heinrich Richter-Berlin, Georg Tappert. Radikal-revolutionäre Künstlergruppe aus dem Umkreis von Herwarth Waldens Zeitschrift DER STURM aus den Bereichen bildende Kunst, Architektur, Literatur und Musik; Unterstützung der sozialen Revolution in Deutschland, Forderung nach Einheit von Kunst und Volk. Aktivitäten: Ausstellungen, Künstlerfeste, Veranstaltungsreihen; Aufruf und Anthologie >An Alle Künstler!<; 1922 Zusammenschluss mit der Dresdner Sezessions Gruppe 1919 und der Gruppe DAS JUNGE RHEINLAND zum Kartell fortschrittlicher Künstlergruppen in Deutschland (zitiert nach Kat. Gesamtkunstwerk Expressionismus, Mathildenhöhe 2010).

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        Paludes

      Nouvelle Revue Française 1921 - In-4 relié, reliure janséniste de plein maroquin tête de nègre, dos lisse ne portant que le nom de l'auteur, le titre et un blason, tête dorée, doublures et gardes de moleskine cerise, emboitage bordé, EDITION ORIGINALE de cette édition avec 6 lithographies de Roger de La Fresnaye, tirage total à 312 ex. numéroté, tous sur Vélin Lafuma-Navarre ; menus incidents en emboitage, très bel exemplaire. La Fresnaye Roger de [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Louis XV

      Paris- Emile-PaulFreres, 1921 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A biography of Louis XV, with his portrait to frontispiece. In French. Louis XV (15 February 1710 10 May 1774) was a Bourbon monarch who ruled as King of France and of Navarre from 1 September 1715 until his death. He succeeded his great-grandfather at the age of five, though Philippe II, Duke of Orleans, his first cousin twice removed, served as Regent of the kingdom until Louis&#39;s majority in 1723. Cardinal de Fleury was his chief minister from 1726 until the Cardinal&#39;s death in 1743, at which time the young king took over control of the Kingdom. With a publisher&#39;s catalogue to rear. Condition: In a quarter calf binding with marbled paper-covered boards. Externally, generally smart with slight shelfwear. Internally, firmly bound. Slight age-toning to first and last couple of pages but otherwise generally bright and clean. Overall: VERY GOOD.

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        Napoleon

      Paris: [Draeger Frères pour] Boivin & Cie, [1921]. (JOB) First edition thus. Folio. With 32 "chromotypogravures" after watercolors by Job, including four double-page and vignette at the avant- propos. [4], iv, 80pp. Original grey-green cloth, upper board pictorial, a.e.g. Spine perished, internally fine . Beautifully produced illustrated work on the life of Henri IV, king of Navarre and France

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        Ein Weg zur experimentellen Prufung der Richtungquantelung im Magnetfeld [and] Der experimentelle Nachweis. . .

      1921 - Stern, Otto (1888-1969). et al. (1) Ein Weg zur experimentellen Prüfung der Richtungsquantelung im Magnetfeld. In Zeitschrift fur Physik 7 (1921): 249-253. (2) (with Walter Gerlach [1889-1979]). Der experimentelle Nachweis des magnetischen Moments des Silberatoms. In ibid. 8 (1921): 110-111. Together 2 whole volumes. [iii]-vi, 414; iv, 419pp. Braunschweig: Fried. Vieweg & Sohn; Berlin: Julius Springer, 1921-22. 224 x 149 mm. Vol. 7 in half morocco, cloth boards, a little rubbed; Vol. 8 in half cloth, marbled boards. Library stamps on titles.First Editions. Stern, whom Emilio Segrè considered "one of the major physicists of the century" (p. 138), developed Dunoyer's molecular beam method and used it to devise what is now known as the Stern-Gerlach experiment, which demonstrates the reality of space-quantization of atoms. This experiment had an enormous impact on modern physics, and has become a paradigm of quantum measurement.Spatial quantization had been introduced as a theoretical concept by Sommerfeld in 1916, but no one before Stern had ever demonstrated its existence, and some quantum physicists even considered it to be nothing more than a mathematical tool. In his 1921 paper, Stern proposed an empirical test: "If an electron in an atom carried a magnetic moment of about 1 Bohr magneton (= eh/4 me), an atomic beam of silver atoms should split in passing through a magnetic field of strong inhomogeneity" (Twentieth Century Physics, p. 164). In the 1922 paper, written jointly with Walther Gerlach, Stern described the initial results of their experimental work. In three later papers (not included here) Stern and Gerlach continued their investigations, which provided direct experimental proof of directional [space-] quantization in a magnetic field. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Tiny Folks First Spelling Book

      1921. first edition. A Remarkable Survival[WAIN, Louis]. [MOVEABLE BOOK]. [PRIMER]. Tiny Folks First Spelling Book. Dundee [&] London: Valentine & Sons, Ltd., [1921]. First and only edition. Oblong quarto (9 9/16 x 12 inches; 243 x 305 mm.). [12] pp. Full-color title-page and 72 text drawings of various animals and objects, many in full-color, the rest in two color.Original color pictorial boards. Front cover with an amazing full-color &#39;classroom&#39; drawing by Louis Wain of three kittens, two dogs and their feline teacher who is pointing to a large blackboard. The front cover has three rotating wheels on the top edge and a fourth rotating wheel on the lower edge. Board edges and corners with very slight wear. A remarkable survival."Valentines "Something-to-learn" series&#133; B382" (back cover)."Instructions. This book will help you to spell.There are three wheels of complete Alphabets on the Cover, so that by moving them round to the letters you want you will be able to spell any word of three letters. The bottom wheel has twelve pictures. See if you know the name, and then spell it out on the wheels. The A B C contains pictures of three letters only -- except Q -- which has five." (title-page).We have never seen this book before. The delightful front cover illustration is most likely the only one by Louis Wain. The rest of the pictures are by an unidentified artist.At the end of the nineteenth century, Louis Wain (1860-1939), the Edwardian cat artist who went mad, became a household name as an illustrator of cats, whom he depicted in all sorts of activities, from skating and playing cricket to driving motor cars, attending dances, and playing musical instruments. &#147;He invented a cat style, a cat society, a whole cat world. English cats that do not look like Louis Wain cats are ashamed of themselves&#148; (H.G. Wells).&#147;From 1883, Wain began to draw cats as they had never been drawn before, cats in humorous guises, in human situations, but always beautifully handled&#133;although he was sometimes forced to draw dogs before he became well-known!&#148; (Houfe, The Dictionary of British Book Illustrators and Caricaturists 1800-1914).Opie, Primers, etc. Post 1850, GC 138

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        Le Regime Juridique Et Economique Du Commerce De Largent Dans La Belgique Du Moyen Age (Academie Royale des Sciences, des Lettres et des Beaux-Arts de Belgique.; Classe des Lettres et des Sciences Morales et Politiques; Memoire de la Classe des Lettres / Collection in-8, 1)

      Bruxelles : Hayez 1921 - 4to. 2 Volume set. French. Green cloth spine with marbled boards. Gilt head and tail lines and gilt lettering to spine. A few spots of discoloration to spines. Rebacked. New end pages. Small tear to top corner of last page of volume one. Otherwise, interior pages of each book in excellent condition. Pages are clean and unmarked. Several tables throughout both books. A fold out table in each book. Collection was written by a professor at the Free University of Bruxelles and was published as an essay in the Academie Royale de Belgique Memoires. It is still used today as a resource for those studying economics. This essay focuses on late-medieval monetary problems and crises. Great set in excellent condition. A wonderful addition to the collection of any economist. Ships daily. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Oeuvres completes. 29 Leather Bound Volumes

      Louis Conard, Paris, 1921-1947 - 1921-1932 & one volume 1947. BINDING: The 29 volumes are bound in matching 3/4 blue Morocco with raised bands, gilt decoration and lettering to spines and top edges gilt. CONDITION: Spines a little faded; occasional light foxing; otherwise A VERY NICE, CLEAN, TIGHT AND ATTRACTIVE SET. Size: 8 1/2 X 6 1/2 Inches.(22 x 15 Cms.) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        SELECTED POEMS OF THOMAS HARDY. With portrait & title page design engraved on the wood by William Nicholson

      Philip Lee Warner, publisher to the Medici Society, for the Riccardi Press, London. 1921. LIMITED EDITION. Large 8vo.(9.5 x 6.7 inches). One of 1025 hand-numbered copies printed on handmade Riccardi paper. Colour tinted wood engraving illustrations to the frontis (portrait of Hardy) and title page (an owl upon a small pile of books) by William Nicholson. Fine leather binding of recent full mid brown morocco. Spine with five raised bands, ruled in gilt. Compartments tooled in gilt. Red title label. Floral gilt border on boards. Top edge gilt, others untrimmed. A fine copy.

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        LA VITA NUOVA (THE NEW LIFE) Fine Facsimile Edition

      Vallecchi. New;. Hardcover. <p>TECHNICAL CHARACTERISTICFacsimile reproduction of the 1921 illustrated edition Format: 30x40 centimetres Pages: 136 Hand-bound in silk with silver impressions, cased edition. Printed on special writing paper produced by Cartiere Miliani di Fabriano, Italy.  Limited edition of 2999 copies </p><p>CONTENTS If The Comedy represents the most complicated, voluminous and famous of Dante&#146;s works, La Vita Nuova is his more sublime poetic composition. The story of his love for Beatrice, starting from their first encounter when she is only nine years old, is described by Dante according to pure &#147;Stilnovo&#148; advices and offers a poetical autobiography, which documents young Dante&#146;s adhesion to &#147;Stilnovo&#148; ideals and spiritual evolution. In the past La Vita Nuova has inspired many writers and artists even if, in six centuries since its creation, an edition entirely decorated with full colour illustrations has been printed only once. In 1921, year of the sixth centenary of Dante Alighieri&#146;s death, three artists worked together to create what we can consider today a real and perhaps unique miniated codex of the XXth century: La Vita Nuova illustrated with forty original watercolours by Vittorio Grassi, entirely hand written by the calligrapher Enrico Brignoli and decorated in every page by Nestore Leoni&#146;s decorations.  This precius limited edition, consisting of the facsimile reproduction of the 1921 edition, is presented by an important introduction by Domenico De Robertis, among the most world experts on Dante&#146;s work. </p> .

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        La Toison d'Or, et quelques autres contes de la Grèce Ancienne.

      1921 - Paris, Piazza, 1921. Grand in-4, sous couverture à rabats illustrée, 123 p. 14 planches hors-texte en couleurs. Un des 300 exemplaires avec la rare suite en couleurs. Bel ex. * Monod, 5781. * Voir photographie(s) / See picture(s). Membre du SLAM et de la LILA / ILAB Member. La librairie est ouverte du mardi au samedi de 14h à 19h. Si vous souhaitez passer à la librairie pour un livre, merci de nous prévenir au préalable, l'ensemble du stock visible en ligne n'étant pas immédiatement consultable.

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        La toison d?or. Et quelques autres contes de la grèce ancienne.

      Paris, Edition d?art H. Piazza, 1921 - 4°, 123 S., zahlr. farb. Abb., OHLdr., m. 5 Zierbünden, Goldpräg., marmoriertem Vorsatz., Rücken etw. beschienen, Impressum m. Tintenspuren [Rückstände eines beigelegten Briefes], gutes Exemplar. Exlibris v. Emanuelis O. Falkeisen. Nr. 743 v. 1300. Text frz. Schöne, dekorative Ausgabe. 2100 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        How to Fish the Dry Fly Floating on the Surface . . A description of the American and English Dry Flies. Also How to Fish Various Nymphs from the bottom upwards in place of Worms if the Trout do not respond to Flies early in the Season or late in the Summer

      Brooklyn, N.Y., U.S.A.: Privately printed and issued by Louis Rhead, 217 Ocean Avenue, 1921 - Rhead's rare, privately printed, and ephemeral work, offering a synthesis of Halford and the anglophile American dry fly authors (Gill and La Branche), specifically addressed to an American audience. His American Trout Stream Insects (1916) is regarded as the first on the subject "Rhead was a better artist than Schaldach, and in fact was an all-round expert at many things. To read him is to respect him" (Bruns) First edition. 16mo. Illustrated by the author. 31, [1, ad] pp. Printed by the Brooklyn Eagle Press. Original tan printed wrappers, stapled. Light stain on front wrapper along spine, rear wrapper creased with a few small closed tears, faint vertical crease throughout. Wetzel p. 202; Bruns R49 (mistakenly dating it to 1912); Sheets (1997) R2433 ("the scarcest of Rhead's works) [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Tahiti&#148;

      1921 1921 - Robert Taylor Pritchett (1828-1907) &#147;Tahiti&#148; Watercolor Signed lower right: &#147;R.T. Pritchett. Tahiti&#148; Back panel signed [C.M. Ascroft] and dated 1921 with the note &#147;Near Papieti, impossible to get the color bright enough&#148; 22 ½&#148; x 37 ½&#148; framed Provenance: Collection of C.M. Ascroft R.T. Pritchett, a landscape and marine painter, contributed illustrations to many publications in the mid- to late-19th century, including the records of Darwin&#146;s voyage in the Journal of Researches into the Natural History & Geology of the Countries Visited During the Voyage Round the World (London: 1860), Rambles and Scrambles in Norway (1879), The Voyage of the &#145;Wanderer&#146; (London: 1883), and The Last Voyage, to India and Australia, in the &#145;Sunbeam&#146; (London and New York: 1889). Pritchett was also the marine painter for the Royal Thames Yacht Club, and published Pen and Pencil Sketches of Shipping and Craft All Around the World in 1899. This watercolor by Pritchett is a tranquil scene of native Tahitian women on the shores of Papeete.

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