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        Babbitt

      Harcourt, Brace, New York 1922 - First Printing (no further printings noted), Second Issue, with 'Lyte' for 'Purdy' and 'any' for 'my' p. 49 (only 9500 copies of the first issue were printed before those two corrections were made). Thick 8vo: [6],401,[7]pp. Publisher's royal blue cloth, upper cover and spine lettered in blue (negative of orange title blocks) and orange; cream-colored dust jacket printed in French blue and black. Fine (very lightly read, if at all), with neat presentation inscription dated 1922 on first front blank; in a lightly restored example of the "absurdly fragile" (Pastore) jacket that presents as just about Fine, with a hint of fading to the spine and the flap folds dust-soiled. Pastore, pp. 67-73. Johnson, High Spots, pp. 50-51. Sinclair Lewis's unconventionally written tale of a middling, middle-aged man in a mid-level career in a Midwestern town facing a series of psychological crises that reveal to him the emptiness of his superficially successful and prosperous life. Like Main Street, Lewis's first best-selling novel, Babbitt generated controversy (Lewis found himself the target of articles in such unlikely journals as the National Real Estate Journal, Rotarian, and Nation's Business), became a cultural phenomenon, and contributed a new word to the language. Generally, reviewers saw the book as an advance on Main Street, with fewer dull spots. Because of it, H. L. Mencken became an avid Lewis supporter, writing in Smart Set that the novel was both a great "social document" and "bitingly funny." For many later readers, the book defines the 1920s, as did Scott Fitzgerald's This Side of Paradise and The Great Gatsby and Hemingway's The Sun Also Rises. And, not incidentally, it was more than partially responsible for Lewis winning the Nobel Prize. (adapted from The Literary Encyclopedia). Note: With few exceptions (always identified), we only stock books in exceptional condition, with dust jackets carefully preserved in archival, removable polypropylene sleeves. All orders are packaged with care and posted promptly. Satisfaction guaranteed. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Fine Editions Ltd]
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        Diploma del Partito Nazionale Fascista rilasciato al Sig. Stampini Giuseppe per aver partecipato alla Marcia su Roma (28 ottobre - 1 novembre 1922).

      Berardi. S.d., Milano. - Diplama su foglio di cm. 49 x 33. In basso a destra le firme, su lastra, di Benito Mussolini, Emilio De Bono, Michel Bianchi, Italo Balbo e Cesare M. Devecchi. In basso a sinistra si notano due timbri a secco del Partito Fascista. Piccolo strappo sul lato sinistro.

      [Bookseller: Libreria M. T. Cicerone]
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        Building Plans and Elevations for the Daily News Building at at 340 9th St., San Francisco.

      San Francisco: James H. Hjul, Structural Engineer, March 1921 - January 1922. - Original pencil drawings on tracing paper. Sheet size varies. 15 sheets. Job #93. 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.

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        Informations Sociales (44 vols. + supplement/ 44 Bände + Ergänzungsband) - Vol. I (1922) - Vol. XLIV (1932) + Supplement: Questions Russes: Table de Matieres Vol. I a IV 1922.

      Geneve; 1922 - 1932.. je Band Heft 1 - 13/ chaque tome Nos. 1 - 13; Gebundene Ausgabe. Die hier angebotenen Bände stammen aus einer teilaufgelösten wissenschaftlichen Bibliothek und tragen die entsprechenden Kennzeichnungen (Rückenschild, Instituts-Stempel...). Schnitt und Einband sind staubschmutzig; Papier altersbedingt angebräunt; Der Gesamtzustand ist ansonsten ordentlich und dem Alter entsprechend gut; KOMPLETTPREIS für 45 Bände; bei Versand ins Ausland erfragen Sie bitte zuerst die Versandkosten; FRANZÖSISCH!

      [Bookseller: Petra Gros - Versandantiquariat]
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        A Hasty Bunch

      The Author, (Paris 1922 - First edition. A fine copy in self-wrappers, and uncommon thus. McAlmon was the founder of Contact Editions, which published James Joyce, Ezra Pound, and several others, including Ernest Hemingway's first book. He was at the center of expatriate life and helped to support various struggling artists and writers in that tumultuous time. The author's second book, published at his own expense prior to the formation of Contact Editions. A particularly nice copy, containing a long Inscription by McAlmon dated in 1951. See this book in 3D on our site. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Heberling's Basic Lettering and Elements of Composition, Color Harmony, Gilding, Embossing, Processes, Etc. As Used Commercially

      Chicago: Wallbrunn, Kling & Co.. Hardcover. 272 pages. Plate index. Paragraph index. Classified index. Over one-hundred excellent black and white plates. "The standard textbook - illustrated, pertinent, comprehensive." - from title page. Oblong 9.25" x 12.25". Small name stamps upon endpapers and title page. Above-average wear. Binding tender but intact. Above-average soiling to grey cloth-covered boards. Front board attractively decorated in yellow, green and red. A sound copy of this superb and nostalgic reference. . Fair. 1922. First Edition.

      [Bookseller: RareNonFiction.com]
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        The Stock Market Barometer; a Study of its Forecast Value Based on Charles H. Dow's Theory of the Price Movement

      New York And London, Harper & Brothers 1922 - Description: 6 p. L. , 325 p. , 1 l. Front. , charts (part fold. ) tables. 21 cm. Subjects: Stock exchanges --United States. Securities --United States. Speculation. Bookplate of Geoffrey Mayo. Fine copy in the original gilt-blocked cloth. Slightest suggestion only of dust-dulling to the panel edges. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. 1 Kg. 325 pp. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd]
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        A Hasty Bunch

      [Privately Printed, Paris, 1922 - One of 300 copies printed at Dijon by Maurice Darantiere] Backstrip slightly creased and worn, but a very nice copy The author’s second book. Its title was suggested by James Joyce and it was printed at McAlmon’s expense and published about a month before Ulysses. Although bearing no publisher’s imprint, it is in effect the first of the Contact Editions books, the Contact Publishing Company being officially established in 1923. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bertram Rota Ltd]
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        A REVISION OF THE TREATY. Being a sequel to The Economic consequences of the Peace

      Macmillan and Co. Limited. London.,1922. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. Offsetting to part of the endpapers around the dustwrapper, otherwise a fine copy in publishers blue cloth with gilt ruling and lettering to spine. In the scarce original printed dustwrapper. The dustwrapper has a hole to the spine, about the size of a small finger nail and not affecting any of the lettering. There is some chipping to the top and bottom of spine, again not affecting the printed areas. Some general rubbing to the wrapper but still a very good example. Uncommon in dustwrapper.:

      [Bookseller: Paul Foster Books]
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        Zur Theorie der Lichtfortpflanzung in dispergierenden Medien.

      Sitzungsberichten der Preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Berlin 1922 - Einstein, Albert (1879-1955). Zur Theorie der Lichtfortpflanzung in dispergierenden Medien. Complete. Quarto. Offprint from Sitzungsberichten der Preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Berlin: 1922. First edition in very fine condition. This superb offprint is a separate printing of the Prussian Academy's session reports, here with independent pagination. A small number of such off prints were presented to the author by the publisher as voucher copies. References: Schilpp-Shields 162; Weil 120. This paper gives evidence that Einstein’s ideas on the photon were not able to contradict classical theory. "Since, after 1917, Einstein firmly believed that light-quanta were here to stay, it is not surprising that he would look for new ways in which the existence of photons might lead to observable deviation from the classical picture. In this he did not succeed. At one point, in 1921, he thought he had found a new quantum criterion, but it soon turned out to be a false lead [as demonstrated in this paper]". An excellent example. "The early Offprints from "Sitzungsberichten." are called "Sonderabdruck" up to Weil No.165 (including this). From Weil 166 they are called "Sonderausgabe.". - Before 161 (up to 160) the Offprints do not have separate title and pagination (the pagination follows the numbering in the periodical). From 166 the Offprint has both separate printed title and pagination. - ( So Weil Nos 161-165 is still "Abdruck", but with separate title and pagination)." [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        Gesammelte Werke in zwölf Bänden. Große Ausgabe zum 60. Geburtstage des Dichters 15. November 1922. 12 Bände.

      S. Fischer, Berlin 1922. - Mit einem Porträt von Max Liebermann. Halbpergament mit Rückenvergoldung. Bezugspapier der Einbanddeckel teils etwas berieben, 2 mit kleiner Fehlstelle. 1 Band etwas gebräunt. 1 Band oberes Kapital etwas bestoßen. Teils gering stockfleckig. Nr. 776 von 2000 numerierten Exemplaren (Gesamtauflage). Erstausgabe. WG 634, 56. - Einbandgestaltung von E. R. Weiß. Im Ganzen sehr schöne, dekorative, wohl ungelesene Ausgabe.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Kaner & Kaner GbR]
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        Poema dei quarantanni.

      Edizioni Futuriste, Milano 1922 - In 8 broché, 354 pages, envoi de l'auteur. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: La Basse Fontaine]
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        English Botany 1922 Plates or Coloured Figures of British Plants

      George Bell and Sons, London - For extra pictures of the more valuable books, please press the 'Ask Bookseller A Question' button. Packed weight is 25.00kg. Please note that this is a heavy item and may require extra postage. Please contact us using the 'Ask the Bookseller a Question' link before placing your order. This set cannot be sent without insurance and the cost to send outside the UK is prohibitive. 180 GB Pounds to the US for example. Please contact us directly to enquire about collection of this very heavy set as this is the preferred option. SPECIAL PRICE of 900 pounds plus postage for UK purchaser prepared to pay by Sterling cheque drawn on UK bank A 12 volume set with 1922 hand coloured lithographed plates in generally very good condition overall. This works out at less than 50 pence per plate. This is the third edition which is described as enlarged, re-arranged according to the natural orders and entirely revised. The descriptions are by John T Boswell, the editor, with the exception of volume twelve which, due to the ill health of the editor, was completed by N E Brown of the Royal Herbarium, Kew. The plates are by J Sowerby, J D C Sowerby, J W Slater and John Edward Sowerby except for vol 12 which has plates by N E Brown, John Edward Sowerby and the great Walter Hood Fitch. The volumes are variously dated from 1876 to 1886 for vol 12. Vol 12 contains a 100 page index for the set. This is an ex library set. Internally the volumes are generally very clean - there is some light foxing/marking to a few pages - this is mostly confined to the first few and last pages in each volume. The vast majority of the plates are in excellent clean condition as shown by the photographs. A few plates have some markings - please look at the photographs for further information. As these are ex-library books there are the typical library markings on the inside front page of each volume and on the verso of each title page. However, as far as we can see, no other stamps throughout the volumes or on the plates. The bindings are all sound and tight. Externally, the green cloth boards of these volumes are in generally very good clean condition - there is little evidence of some corners being lightly bumped. Green leather spines are in generally very good condition - there is a bit of wear in places and a mark where the library stamp was. The gold on the spines are generally bright and easily visible. This set looks good on the bookshelf. The Bianco Library website has 12 pictures of these books including both medium and large images. This description is to be read in conjunction with these photographs. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        THE WORKS OF MAX BEERBOHM

      Heinemann 1922 - Ten volumes. Limited edition of 780 sets with volume one numbered and signed by Beerbohm. Original harlequin buckram cloth with paper labels on the spine. A bright set with some fading to the spine of the purple volume (as usual), otherwise a near fine, crisp set. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Jonkers Rare Books ABA ILAB]
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        Ulysses

      London: Egoist Press. 1922. First. First English edition. Bound without wrappers in contemporary three-quarter black morocco and papercovered boards. Extremities rubbed and worn, half-title and title page a little smudged, still a nice and sound, very good copy that could use a little polishing. One of 2000 numbered copies. A nice copy of an increasingly scarce edition of one of the most important novels of the 20th Century. Connolly 100. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        The North China Herald and Supreme Court and Consular Gazette - A Complete Record of Political, Financial and General News in China and of Law Cases in the Court of Consuls, U.S. Court for China, H.B.M. Supreme Court, The Consular Courts, H.B.M. Poilce Court, Mixed Court, Etc. - Weekly Edition of the North China Daily News - April 1 to June 31, 1922.

      Shanghai, Printed and Published at the Office of the North China Daily & Herald, Ltd, 1922. - 1 very large volume in folio (32*46 cm), hard cloth covers, xii (index)-924pp., ex-library copy (University of California) with very discrete stamps, some waterstains at the lower part of sheets, overall good condition. This volume contains 13 issues of the Gazette. Numerous articles, photographs, advertisements in text or full page. Rare copy of this Shanghai Magazine for the second full term of the Year 1922. Full of information and news on political, social and cultural life in China. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: INDOSIAM RARE BOOKS]
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        The Beautiful and Damned

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. 1922. First. First edition, first state. Contemporary pencil owner's name on the front fly, corners a little bumped, a near fine copy with the spine easily readable, lacking the scarce dustwrapper. A nice copy of Fitzgerald's second novel. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Historia general de España : desde los tiempos primitivos hasta la muerte de Fernando VII

      - Historia de España.(946.0) Montaner y Simón. Barcelona. 1922. 24 cm. 27 v. lám. neg. y col., grab. Encuadernación en tapa dura de editorial estampada. Lafuente, Modesto 1806-1866. Continuada desde dicha época hasta la muerte de don Alfonso XII, por don Juan Valera en colaboración con D. Andrés Borrego y otros y hasta la mayor edad de don Alonso XIII por don Gabriel Maura y Gamazo. España. Historia. Valera, Juan. 1824-1905. Maura Gamazo, Gabriel, Duque de Maura. Borrego, Andrés. 1802-1891 . Cubierta deslucida. GA22 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Potsdam. Radierungen von Alice Schimz - Leipzig.

      Potsdam, Müller & Co., 1922.. 16 signierte Radierungen von Alice Schimz ( incl. Tit.- Rad. ), folio, lose Blätter in ill. Or.- HLwd. - Mappe. Die Deckel mit Japanpapier bezogen ( l. ber. u. besch. ).. Eine von wenigen nummerierten Mappen auf van Geldern - Bütten. Jede Radierung signiert, bezeichnet und datiert. Ebenfalls die Rückseite des Inhaltsverzeichnis mit dem Impressum nummeriert, signiert und datiert. Die Mappe wurde in den Werkstätten für Buchbinderei der Staatlichen Akademie Leipzig hergestellt. Der Druck der Radierungen erfolgte durch die Kupferdruckerei Felsing in Leipzig. Die guten Abdrucke in braun, tief, gratig und mit viel Plattenton.- Die Flügel der Mappe mit kleinen Läsuren und Ausbesserungen. Die Ränder des Titelblattes und des Blattes mit dem Impressum am Rand zum Teil sorgfältig hinterlegt. - Selten! Inhalt: Titelvignette: Blick aud die Stadt - 15 Radierungen unter Or.- Passepartout: Havel - Fortunaportal - Garnisonskirche vom Exerzierplatz - Arkaden am Stadtschloß - Grünmarkt - Breite Brücke - Heiliggeistkirche - Fischmarkt am Kanal - Kellerbrücke - Haus "Heinrich Schön" am Kanal - "Sans - Souci" - Kammern mit Mühle - Japanisches Teehaus - Trianonflügel am Neuen Palais - Russische Kolonie . Die 15 Blätter sind in einem Inhaltsverzeichnis gelistet, welches auf Wunsch in Kopie zugesandt werden kann. -

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        Lamm's Pracht-hagadah. Neu uebersetzt von Dr. B. Koenigsberger. Illustriert von M. Kunstadt

      Verlag von Louis Lamm, Berlin 1922 - Yudlov 2850. Yaari 1931 Bi-lingual edition. German Hebrew. Loose in binding. two leaves detached. Some rust stains in inner margins from metal staples used by the original binder. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Meir Turner]
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        S. Thomas D'Aquin - Saint Thomas Aquinas

      Librairie Felix Alcan, Paris 1922 - Paris 1922. Librairie Felix Alcan. 2 volumes. Volume I - 334 pages. Volume II - 350 pages. Troisieme Edition. In French. French philosopher Antonin Sertillanges' (1863 - 1948) now classic work on Saint Thomas Aquinas or Saint Thomas D'Aquin. Thomas Aquinas, Philosopher and theologian is also the patron saint of Bookstores! Tag still present in rear of both books with printed price and cost of 30 Francs back in 1922. This 2 volume set is quality made. Binding and hinges are strong and sturdy. Books appear unread. Tight and clean. Leather binding with gilt titles over marbled paper boards with marbled endpapers. Some rubbing / scuffing to leather edges and tips. 2 small. most faint cloud stain outlines on top page edges. This is a very nice early set of the classic work! [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Medium Rare Books LLC]
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        Jewish Industrial Establishments in Poland. Zydowskie Przedsiebiorstwa Przemyslowe W Polsce (Volume III)

      Warszawa 1922 - 4to. clxv, 151, 169, clxxxiv,pp. Three-quarter faux leather over paper-covered boards. Front and rear board and backstrip detached but present. Hebrew lettering in gold on spine. In the early 1920s, the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committe financed an economic survey of the Jewish population in Poland to assist in better funding of the collapsing Jewish economy, as well as refuting claims that Polish Jews were profiting from World War I. The results were published in eight volumes in 1922-23. Each volume contains general tables and separate explanatory texts in English, Polish and Yiddish. With large color fold-out plate containing diagrams of "Active Workshops and Hired Workmen in Byalistok-Cityand District at Time of Investigation 1921." "Surveyed in 1921. Compiled under the Supervision of Eliezer Heller. Volume III, Bialystok City and District. Wedlug Ankiety Z 1921 Roku. Opracowane Pod Kierownictwem Eliezera Hellera. Tom Trzeci, Bialystok Miasto I Wojewodztwo." Backstrip almost separated from front board. Heavy chipping to rear board with parts missing. Front free endpaper torn and chippedwith top right corner missing. Top and bottom corner of leaves bumped throughout. Age toning to outer edges of interior pages. Binding in poor, majority of interior leaves in good condition. As is. Volume III only of eight volumes. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: ERIC CHAIM KLINE, BOOKSELLER (ABAA ILAB)]
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        SATIRE SUR LES FEMMES

      Éditions de " La Lampe d'or " . L.Baudel .-, Paris 1922 - Traduite par Louis Jarty , suivie du texte latin.Illustré de 30 compositions originales en couleurs , gravés à l' eau - forte par Maurice de Becque . Tirage limité à 330 exemplaires numérotés , celui - ci un des 30 exemplaires d 'hommages numérotés en chiffres romains de I à XXX . Exemplaire Nº IX signé par Maurice de Becque . Demi maroquin mauve . Tête dorée . Couverture et dos originales conservés .Étui bordé. Très bon état. Infimes et faibles rousseurs sans gravité sur qq. feuillets.-. bel exemplaire .**** / .Illustrated by Maurice de Becque with 30 compositions . Limited edition.This copy one of the special 30 copies signed by the artist . Half mauve morocco. Top edge gilt . Original covers bound in Very fine condition. Size: Petit in 4to [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Mission archéologique en Arabie (Mars-Mai 1907) de Jérusalem au Hedjaz Médain-Saleh par les RR. PP. Jaussen et Savignac.

      Paris, Ernest Leroux, Éditeur, 1909, [Roth-Hotz Reprise de 1982], Librairie Paul Geuthner, 1909-1914-1922 - 6 vol. in-8° dont 2 atlas ; [vol. I]-XIV-(1)-507 pp., nbses pl. h.-t. et nbses reprod. photos in texte [Roth-Hotz Reprise de 1982]/[vol. II. El-Ela, D’Hégra a Teima, Harrah de Tebouk. Librairie Paul Geuthner, 1914]-XV-689 pp. [non coupée]-(1), nbses fig. in texte/[Atlas du vol. II. Librairie Paul Geuthner, 1914]-XI-153 planches, cartes et plans h.-t. [I-CLIII]/[Supplément au vol. II. Coutumes des Fuqarâ’. Librairie Paul Geuthner, 1914 (paru en 1920)]-(2)-98 pp. [non coupée]-(1)/[vol. III. Les châteaux arabes de Qeseir Amra Harâneh et Tûba. Librairie Paul Geuthner, 1922]-(3)-134 pp. [non coupée]-(1), nbses fig. in texte/[Atlas du vol. III. Librairie Paul Geuthner, 1922]-VII-58 planches, cartes et plans h.-t. [I-LVIII], broché, couverture crème imprimée noir de l’éditeur, bel exemplaire. BNF, 4-G-1085 (sans le vol. III de texte et son atlas). Édition originale (à l’exception du vol. I comme souvent en réédition chez Roth-Hotz à Lausanne) très rare pour cet ensemble paru séparément sur une longue période de treize années. « Les six volumes des Pères Raphaël Savignac (1874-1951) et Antonin Jaussen (1871-1962) furent publiés entre 1909 et 1922. Ils sont le résultat de leurs missions entreprises en 1907, 1909 et 1910. Les deux premiers tomes et son atlas relatent le voyage à Madâ’in Sâlih et à al-‘Ulâ, ils sont consacré surtout au récit de voyage, à l'archéologie et à l'épigraphie. Le supplément au tome II contient des notes ethnologiques recueillies au cours de la deuxième expédition, en 1909. Ces notes concernent les Fuqarâ’, un groupe nomade de l'Arabie du Nord-Ouest (aux environs de Madâ’in Sâlih et al-‘Ulâ). Le troisième tome devait être publié en même temps que les deux précédents, mais le déclenchement de la guerre a rendu l'envoi du manuscrit en France difficile, ce qui explique le retard de publication. Dans ce dernier volume et son atlas les auteurs donnent les premières photographies de Qusayr ‘Amra, Qasr Tûba et Qasr Kharâna, châteaux visités au cours des trois expéditions. Ces sites avaient déjà été visités et étudiés par A. Musil en 1907, mais A. Jaussen et R. Savignac ajoutent de nombreuses informations importantes avec de nouveaux plans, et reprennent l'étude archéologique de Qasr Tûba ( ) En 1907, les PP. R. Savignac et A. Jaussen obtiennent une mission, de la Société Française des Fouilles Archéologiques, pour se rendre dans les régions de Madâ’in Sâlih, Taymâ’ et al-‘Ulâ. Les deux chercheurs disposent d'avantages par rapport à leurs prédécesseurs : l'équipement photographique et la construction du chemin de fer du Hijâz reliant Damas à Médine. Grâce à la photographie qui permet d'avoir les premiers clichés des vestiges de la région, le monde savant prend connaissance des monuments de Taymâ’, de Madâ’in Sâlih et d'al-‘Ulâ, jusqu'alors connus seulement par des croquis. » (Cf. Saba Farès-Drappeau in Revue des mondes musulmans et de la Méditerranée, pp. 89-90, juillet 2000). FIRST EDITION. VERY NICE SET. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        The White Company.

      NY. Cosmopolitan Book Company. 1922. - First Edition, thus. With 13 splendid full-page color plates by N.C. Wyeth illustrating the text. Also, there is the paste-down illustration of archers in battle on the front boards which is repeated on the dustjacket's front panel. With wonderful endpapers with drawings of the King's Archers and valiant soldiers. Presentation inscription in ink by N.C. Wyeth on the half-title page: "To William B. Kriedal / Second Award of Merit in Art / Westham School 1933/ Presented by N.C. Wyeth." (Weyth's signature is underscored with a ditto mark below it.) VG/G+ in crisp clean wine-red woven cloth which has been protected by a dustjacket. The front paste-down and the rear panel are near fine, but the spine has a 1/4" tear at the top and scattered speckling or flecking. The gilt is lightly faded. The dustjacket is quite torn, heavily edge-rubbed, separated along folds and just barely good with its original: "Price $2.50" at the bottom of the inside front flap. On the rear panel which is torn and missing large pieces is the list of Cosmopolitan Color Books for Young People beginning with A Tale of Two Cities and ending with Boys and Girls of Bookland. All priced "Each $2.50". Internally the book is very clean and tight, and the plates are resplendent with the Wyeth magic. First Edition, thus. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Brainerd Phillipson Rare Books]
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        One of Ours

      Alfred A. Knopf, New York 1922 - "One of Ours" by Willa Cather. Published by Alfred. A. Knopf, New York, 1922. Winner of the 1923 Pulitzer Prize for Literature. First trade edition, second printing. The actual first printing was a signed edition, limited to just 345 copies.The second printing is considered the "first trade edition" because it was the printing available for purchase in book stores. Copyright page states "Second Printings, September, 1922". The title page states 1922 in Roman numerals on the bottom, and is the same as the one found in the first printings. Boards are brown cloth with orange titles and gilt design on the front. Top of pages has an orange top stain. The dust jacket is a 10th printing jacket as stated on the spine. The dust jacket is in near fine condition with very minor wear at the spine. The book is in very good condition with light wear to the boards. Some foxing to the outside edge of the textblock, rear endpaper and paste-down. The textblock is largely clean and bright. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ernestoic Books]
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        Die vier Bücher von der Nachfolge Christi. Auf Grundlage der Goerresschen Uebertragung durchgesehene Ausgabe mit Symbolen von Melchior Lechter., - (Einhorn-Presse Opus IV). - Mit illustr. Doppeltitel und Buchschmuck von Melchior Lechter.

      Berlin, Einhorn-Presse (bei Otto von Holten), 1922 - 327 S., 4 Bl. (das letzte weiß) Exlibris, - Nr. 716 von 1000 Expl. (Gesamtauflage 1500). Im Impressum vom Künstler eigenhändig monogr. und numeriert. - Ecke bestoßen, Rückenfalz am unteren Rand mit kleinem Einriß, Vorsatz etwas stockfleckig; insgesamt sehr schönes Exemplar Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 1005 Fol., Blind- und goldgepr. Originaleinband aus asiatischem Pflanzenstoff mit Farbkopfschnitt.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Blaeschke]
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        Aus Ägypten (Aegypten). Fünfzehn Radierungen.

      - Berlin, Propyläen-Verlag 1922. Folio (43 : 34,5 cm). 4 Bl. Titel, Inhalt u. Text von Julius Elias und 17 (von 18) signierte Radierungen von E.Orlik. Orig.-Ganzledermappe in grauem Maroquin mit Rückentitel u. Deckelvignette von Orlik in Goldprägung. Eines von nur 10 römisch numerierten Exemplaren der Vorzugsausgabe (Nr. IV) auf Japanpapier mit einer zusätzlichen 16. Radierung "Abend in Fayum" und 2 Zustandsdrucken dieses Blattes. Jede Radierung vom Künstler handsigniert und unter numeriertem Passepartout. (Gesamtauflage: 110 Ex.). - Die Radierungen druckte Carl Sabo, Berlin; den Text die Spamersche Buchdruckerei, Leipzig. - 8 Radierungen in Braun bzw. Rotbraun abgezogen. - Blatt 1 hier durch ein Exemplar auf glattem Kupferdruckpapier (Abzug vor der Auflage mit starkem Plattenton) ergänzt. - Es fehlt Bl. 9: "Feluka auf dem Nil". - In der Vorzugsausgabe auf starkem Japanpapier und in der Original-Maroquinmappe von grösster Seltenheit. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Gerhard Zähringer, Antiquariat & Galerie]
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        The Clicking of Cuthbert

      London: Herbert Jenkins Limited,, 1922. Octavo. Original green cloth, titles and pictorial decoration to spine and upper board in dark green. With the dust jacket. Contemporary ownership inscription to front free endpaper. Corners bumped, faint spotting to edges and light partial tanning to free endpapers. An excellent copy in the rubbed and nicked jacket First edition, first impression. Rare in the dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Adventures of Sally

      Herbert Jenkins 1922 - London,first issue nine titles listed at front.A very good plus copy ,with some light colour variation on the cloth with minor rubbing to illustrations.No inscriptions or foxing with archival paper strenghening to front and rear hinges.The wrapper is second issue which lists Leave it to Psmith at 7/6 on the rear flap. Archival paper top and bottom to secure short closed tears .A better than VG wrapper of one of the rarer early titles [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Dick Neal Fine Books]
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        The Clicking of Cuthbert. Dedicated copy

      Herbert Jenkins, London 1922 - 256pp. With poor first state dust jacket Signed and dedicated in ink on fep: "To Jack from himself. Teignmouth 2.IX.22.". G : in Good condition. Cover rubbed [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Barter Books Ltd]
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        The Clicking of Cuthbert

      Herbert Jenkins 1922 - London VG+/VG+ .Second issue green pebble cloth ,light rubbing but no other defects and illustrations still bright. The wrapper has been restored but except for a small area at top of spine is original .Fine unrestored copies when they come on the market now go for US$20,000 + ,so this may be a more acceptable alternative. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Dick Neal Fine Books]
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        The Clicking of Cuthbert. Dedicated copy

      London: Herbert Jenkins. G : in Good condition with poor first state dust jacket. Cover rubbed. 1922. First Edition. Green hardback cloth cover. 190mm x 130mm (7" x 5"). 256pp. Signed and dedicated in ink on fep: "To Jack from himself. Teignmouth 2.IX.22.". .

      [Bookseller: Barter Books Ltd]
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        COURS DE DROIT CIVIL FRANÇAIS D’APRÈS LA MÉTHODE DE ZACHARIÆ, 5ème éd., revue et mise au courant de la législation et de la jurisprudence par G. Rau, Ch. Falcimaigne avec la collaboration de M. Gault pour les t. I à V et par Étienne Bartin pour les t. VI à XII

      Paris Marchal / Billard / Godde 1897-1922 - , 12 vol. in-8, demi-chagrin brun (t. I à V) puis marron (t. VI à XII), [Cet ouvrage provient de la bibliothèque des Avoués près la cour d’appel de Paris, il peut être frappé aux armes de la Chambre des Avoués et revêtir des marques de bibliothèque].

      [Bookseller: La Memoire du Droit]
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        Le Printemps sur la Neige et d’autres Contes du bon vieux temps.

      Paris: L’Edition D’Art, H. Piazza, 1922. - First Edition in French[RACKHAM, Arthur, illustrator]. GUYOT, Ch. Le Printemps Sur La Neige et d'Autres Contes du Bon Vieux Temps. Illustrations de A. Rackham. Paris: L'Edition D'Art, H. Piazza, 1922. Limited to 1300 copies, this being copy no. 1227. Tall quarto (11 7/8 x 9 1/8 in; 301 x 230 mm). 103, [5] pp. Sixteen tipped-in color plates and nine drawings in black and white. Publisher's original brown-gray wrappers with pictorial stamping in green and deep reddish brown with gilt lettering.First edition in French of the Rackham-illustrated Snowdrop and Other Tales by the Brothers Grimm (1920), containing eight stories from Fairy Tales by the Brothers Grimm illustrated in color by Rackham in 1909.Latimore and Haskell p. 53. Riall p. 140. Cf. Latimore and Haskell p. 34. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: David Brass Rare Books, Inc.]
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        Faust. Eine Tragödie von Goethe. 1 - 3 . (Drei Bücher in einem Band. = Komplett. Lederausgabe im Schuber ).

      Frankfurt a/M. bzw. Darmstadt: Druck der Ernst Ludwig Presse (DA), unnternommen von der Kleukens Presse (Ffm) : 1922, 1923,1924.. Format: 20 x 27 cm, jeweils Erstausgaben, nacheinander erschienen in den Jahren 1922, 1923, 1924. > Faust 1: 2 Bll. 218 Seiten; 1 Bll. > Faust 2: 326 Seiten und 1 Bll; > Faust 3: 150 Seiten , 3Bll. , sämtlich auf Zanders ELP Bütten. Schöner, klarer , breitrandiger Druck mit roten Anfangszeilen. Orig. Ledereinband (vermutlich auf Holzdeckeln aufgezogen) , der Buchbinderei der Kleukens-Presse zuzuordnen . Handgestochenes orange/ braunes Kapitalband. Rücken auf sieben Bünden (zwei davon dem gestochenen Kapital geschuldet) mit goldgepr. Titel. Zarte goldgeprägte Filetenrahmung auf beiden Deckeln, goldverzierte Bünde und Innen- sowie abgeschrägten Stehkanten. Leder-Falzverstärkung, ledergerahmte, goldverzierte feste Vorsätze. Kopfgoldschnitt. Seitlich und unten unbeschnitten. Lesebändchen. Ledereingefaßter, goldfiletierter, filzgefütterter Orig. Schuber aus starkem Karton. Eines der seltenen nach Wunsch des Kunden gefertigten Exemplare der dreibändigen Kleukens- Faust- Ausgabe in einem Band. Nur der Schuber weist dezente Verfärbungen außen wie innen auf. Sonst hervoragend erhalten, sammlungswürdig.. * > Faust 1. Mit Vorspiel und Prolog (Aufl.: 900) , > Faust 2 (Aufl. 900) > Faust 3 . Der Tragödie ursprüngliche Gestalt und Paralipomena. (Aufl. 400). ** Jeder Band enthält den editorischen Schlußvermerk: "Druck der Ernst Ludwig Presse zu Darmstadt. Unternommen von der Kleukens Presse zu rankfurt am Main. Die Frankfurter Bürger Moritz Freiherr von Bethmann und Hans von Passavant stifteten die für das Papier erforderlichen Mittel in dem Einverständnis, daß in ihrem Namen von Seiten der Kleukens-Presse dem Goethehaus in Frankfurt aus den Erträgen eine Summe in gleicher Höhe überwiesen wird. (. . . )" Der abweichende Eintrag im 3. Bd. lautet " (. . . ) Schlußband der von der Kleukens-Presse unternommenen Faust-Ausgabe. Die Namen Moritz von Bethmann und Hans von Passavant sind in der gleichen ehrenden Weise hinzuzufügen wie den beiden zuvor gedruckten Teilen. Die Druckvorlage besorgte Rudolf G. Binding (: . . )."

      [Bookseller: Hrdina-Lenz-Hrdina PHV Verlag & Antiquar]
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        Researches into Chinese Superstitions, Vol I-VII

      Shanghai, T'Usewei Printing, 1914-1922. - 7 volumes, 8-vo, illustrated boards sewn at spine as issued, profusely illustrated with coloured plates, very good condition. Researches into Chinese Superstitions by Henri Doré, translated by M. Kennelly. This set is a rare collection of the seven first volumes translated in english (on 11 published). First part: Superstitious Practices. Vol I: Birth, Marriage, Death (1914) -XXI-155 pp., 8 photogravures, 75 chromos. Vol II: Charms and Spells (1915)- XV-72 pp., 2 photogravures, 153 chromos. Vol III: Mode of Writing and Explanation of Charms and Spells (1916) -XXVIII-93 pp., 89 fac-simile. Vol IV: Divination - Vain Observances (1917) -XXV-144 pp., 4 photogravures, 32 chromos. Vol V: Vain Observances;Annual religious Festivals and Customs; Animals, trees and Plants Endowed with Marvellous Powers (1918) - XXIV -271 pp.,1 photogravure, 53 chromos. Second Part: Chinese Pantheon; Vol VI: The principal Triads;Gods Principally Worshipped by the literati; Buddhas, Bodhisattvas, etc. (1920) - XXIV-223 pp., 5 photogravures, 2 fac-simile, 32 chromos. Vol VII: The Buddhist Hades; The 18 Arhats or Lohans, The Buddhist Patriarchs, etc. (1922) -XV-263 pp., 2 photogravures, 67 chromos. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: INDOSIAM RARE BOOKS]
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        A WITHERED NOSEGAY

      London Christophers 1922 - First edition. Black cloth lettered in yellow in pictorial dustwrapper. A fine copy in a near fine dustwrapper, bright and clean with some fraying to the head of the spine. Illustrated throughout by Lorn MacNaughton. An early work by Coward at his most frivolous. Seldom encountered in its dustwrapper. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Jonkers Rare Books ABA ILAB]
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        The Book of American Negro Poetry with an Essay on the Negro's Creative Genius

      New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company. (1922). First. First edition. Foredge somewhat foxed, else fine in a very attractive, near fine example of the very scarce dustwrapper with a small chip on the front panel, negligible wear at the spine ends and some small loss at the crown. Poems by Paul Laurence Dunbar, W.E.B. Du Bois, William Stanley Braithwaite, James Weldon Johnson, Leslie Pinckney Hill, Georgia Douglas Johnson, Claude McKay, Alice Dunbar-Nelson, Jessie Fauset, Benjamin Brawley, and many others. Rare in dustwrapper, this is an unusually nice copy. .

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

      New York: Boni & Liveright. 1922. First. First edition. Publisher's flexible cloth, the stamped number (198) 5mm in height, and the "a" in "mountain" on page 41 (a possible state in the first printing); one of the first 500 copies. Very nearly fine with a bookplates in a dustwrapper with some tiny chips and internal tissue strengthening at the folds; in a custom clamshell box. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        THE WASTE LAND in THE DIAL, November 1922, Original wraps

      (Dial Publishing), (New York) 1922 - Volume LXXIII, Number 5. Original printed salmon wraps. Contains the first printed appearance in the United States of THE WASTE LAND, and only its second appearance overall, having appeared the previous month in England in the CRITERION Magazine. Also includes contributions by Yeats, Picasso, Sherwood Anderson, Ezra Pound, Malcolm Cowley, Bertrand Russell, and others. Uncommon in original wraps, unrestored, in this condition. Near Fine with just a very small chip to the head of the spine and a small piece clipped from the top outside corner of the front cover which also has a small marginal stain [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent, est. 1987, ABAA, ILAB]
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        7 Orig.-Fotografien.

      - 5 x 13, 5 x 9 cm; 2 x 13 x13 cm, Tadell. Rückseitig Stempel der Fotografien. Auf 3 Bildern ist die Dichterin Erika Burkhart (1922- 2010) zu sehen, drei zeigen das Innenleben der 250 jährigen ehemaligen Sommeresidenz der Aebte von Muri «Haus Kapf». Eines zeigt einen verwunschenen Baum aus Erikas Garten.Barbara Davatz, geboren 1944 in Zürich, 1948 Umzug der Familie in die USA. 1965?68 Fachklasse für Fotografie, Schule für Gestaltung in Zürich. Seit 1968 freiberuflich tätig v.a. für Zeitschriften. Lebt und arbeitet in Steg im Zürcher Oberland. Verschiedene Porträtprojekte wie «Gsüün» (über familiäre Ähnlichkeiten), «Zwillinge. Eine Laune der Natur», «Portrait einer Schweizer Firma 1973" und die bisher einzige monografische Publikation «As Time Goes By» mit diachromen Vergleichsbildern von Paaren. 1100 gr.

      [Bookseller: antiquariat peter petrej]
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