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        Die Bücher der Bibel. Nach d. Übersetzung v. (Eduard Wilhelm Eugen) Reuss. 3 Bde. (1, 6, 7; alles Erschienene). Die Lehrdichtung - Die Liederdichtung - Überlieferung und Gesetz.

      Bln.-Wien, B. Harz (1922).. gr.-8°, 304, 328, 552 S. mit je 1 Serien-, 1 Doppeltitel u. zahlr. Illustr. v. Ephraim Mose LILIEN. OHLdr. mit Rückengoldpräg. Bei Bd. 6 Rü. u. Kanten berieben, Ecken bestoßen. Insgesamt gutes Exemplar in der seltenen Orig.-Halblederbindung.. Krieg, MNE I, 113; Hofstätter, Jugendstil-Druckkunst 144; Jüd.Lex. III,1113.- Nachdruck der Ausgabe 1908-12.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Löcker]
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        ISPOVED STAVROGINA. Tri nenapechatanniya glavi iz romana Besy.

      Munich, 1922. - 50 pp. Original printed wrappers. The three censored chapters to the novel Besy.( Russian ) [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rosenbad Antique Books]
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        Stavrogin's Confession and The Plan of The Life of a Great Sinner

      Richmond: The Hogarth Press,, 1922. With Introductory and Explanatory Notes. Translated by S. S. Koteliansky and Virginia Woolf. Octavo. Original blue and white patterned boards, blue cloth backstrip, printed paper labels to spine and upper board. Small abrasions to both boards, spine label tanned, spotting to edges of text block. An excellent copy. First English language edition, first impression. A lovely copy of this vulnerable publication.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Los Gemidos

      Editorial Condor, Santiago de Chile 1922 - 392 pag.Ejemplar de bibliófilo sin recortar. Carátula de la tapa de Pedro Celedón. Exlibris Pablo de Rokha. Buen ejemplar de esta obra de Pablo de Rokha, que ha sido considerada un aporte fundamental para el desarrollo de la poesía épica en América del Sur y lengua española (El Embrión Cósmico de Pablo de Rokha, Dr. Pablo Acevedo de la Universidad Complutense de Madrid) [Attributes: First Edition]

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        How I Trade and Invest in Stocks and Bonds

      New York: The Magazine of Wall Street, 1922. 190 p. Black leather wraps with gilt lettering. First edition, first printing. Good+ condition. Clean pages: no inscriptions or marks, etc. Spine faded, leather worn, chipped and frayed at edges. Rare.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Plays in Prose and Verse. Written for an Irish Theatre, and Generally with the Help of a Friend

      London: Macmillan & Co.. 1922. First. First edition. Faint offsetting to the free endpapers, a touch of sunning to the head of the spine, else fine in near fine dustwrapper which is modestly chipped at the head of the spine. One of 1500 copies. Wade 136. A nice example of the fragile and seldom found jacket. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        The Tomb of Puyemrê at Thebes [2-Volume Set]

      - Vol I: The Hall of Memories. Vol II: The Chapels of Hope. [New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art Egypt Expedition; 1922]. ARCHIVAL REPRINT: Limited Edition. Limited to 125 numbered copies, this being NO. 23. Archival quality: Vellum acabado. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Saint Petersburg: Autolithographs].

      Komitet Pop.Khud. Izd. Skt. Peterburg 1922 - Landscape folio (31.3 x 41 cm). Half-title, title, [4] pp., table of contents with 2 lithographs, 12 lithograph plates all signed in the plate. Original printed wrappers; inscriptions on the front cover, small repairs. Kept in a modern black folding box. Very good and fresh example of this artistic record of the Russian Northern capital at a major turn of its history: just after the Revolution and the year when it officially lost its status as a capital of the new country. One of 400 copies only. Ostroumova-Lebedeva (1871-1955) studied in Russia with Ilya Repin and worked in the studio of James McNeill Whistler in Paris. It was while learning watercolor technique with Leon Bakst that she followed him as a member of the "Mir Iskusstva" [World of Art] group. She became a gifted printmaker and is best remembered for her panoramic studies of St. Petersburg as in this famous suite of autolithographs with an introduction by Benois, also a member of Mir Iskusstva. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Shapero Rare Books]
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        THE ARCHITECTURE OF ROBERT & JAMES ADAM (1758-1794).

      Country Life, London 1922 - Two volumes. Illustrated from photos. Folio. Green cloth with gilt spine titles and raised profile portrait in gilt on both upper covers, a.e.g., marbled endpapers The standard reference. Unusually nice copies with only minor rubbing to the raised figures on the covers, minor warping, VG+ [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Recueil des publications scientifiques de Ferdinand de saussure

      Payot Société anonyme et Droz à GENÈVE 1922 - Recueil de 1879 ( Paru en 1878) Mémoires sur le système primitif des voyelles dans les langues Pages 3 à 265 Recueil de 1881 de l'emploi du génitif absolu en sanscrit PAGES 271 à 607 Puis des pages 608 à 641 INDEX et Tables. La reliure souple est complète mais une bonne reliure pourra la sauver REf livre 467 boîte 36 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Michel Guay]
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        A NATURAL HISTORY Of The DUCKS. Volumes I - IV.

      Houghton Mifflin Company / The Riverside Press Cambridge, 1922 / 1923 / 1925 / 1926, Boston / New York: - Profusely illustrated with 102 color and b/w inserted plates. 118 images of maps. The occasional 1 line, 3 word library stamp. These volumes describe & depict the various types of ducks throughout the world. what they look like, their habits, and the geographical area in which they are likely to be found. Ex-library, though not significantly so, with the exterior just showing a small label to spine base. Some edgewear & some light smudging to boards. Light age-toning to boards. Withal, a square & tight VG+ set. Grey paper boards with tan cloth spine. On- lay to spine with black title lettering. 12-1/2" x 9-1/2". 1st Edition, all volumes. 4 volumes (x, [2], 264; xii, 409, [3 (blank)]; ix, [3], 383, [3 (blank)]; ix, [3], 489, [1 (blank)] pp., including Bibliography & Index). Untrimmed. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Tavistock Books, ABAA]
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        [Three titles:] The Amenities of Book-Collecting and Kindred Affections, with illustrations;

      Boston, Atlantic Press Monthly / Little, Brown, and Company,, 1922–5. [and] Magnificent Farce and Other Diversions of a Book-Collector; [and:] The Greatest Book in the World and other papers, with illustrations. 3 works, octavo (194 × 134 mm). Uniformly bound in contemporary red morocco, single gilt rules to sides and spine compartments, spines lettered in gilt in two panels, the last volume dated in gilt at foot, gilt inner dentelles, silk and gold thread wave-pattern doublures and endpapers, all edges gilt. Each work illustrated in colour and black and white. A little light rubbing, but an attractive set. A handsome library set, uniformly bound in red morocco, of three of the published bibliographical memoirs of perhaps the greatest of all 20th-century American book collectors. All are later impressions: Amenities, first published 1918, is the fifth impression, March 1924; Magnificent Farce, first published 1921, is the fourth, November 1922; and Greatest Book in the World, first 1925, is the fourth impression of the trade edition (fifteenth thousand), November 1925.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Das Märchen von Gockel und Hinkel. München, Drei Masken, 1922. 1 Bl., 106 S., 4 Bll. Mit 13 (davon 5 ganzseit.) signierten Original-Radierungen von Felix Meseck. 4°. Roter Goldgepräg. OLdr. mit goldgepräg. RSchild. (leicht berieben).,

      1922 - Rodenberg 448.6.- Obelisk-Druck. Nr. II von 70 (Gesamtauflage 340) römisch nummerierten Exemplaren, auch im Druckvermerk signiert.- Der Text gibt die ältere, erst nach Brentano's Tod veröffentliche Fassung wieder.- Gedruckt auf Zander-Bütten mit Wasserzeichen. Gewicht in Gramm: 500 [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Daniel Schramm e.K.]
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        SIDELIGHTS ON RELATIVITY: Ether and Relativity; II: Geometry and Experience.

      Methuen & Co., London 1922 - First Edition. Small 8vo., 56pp. + 8 pages of adverts. A very good copy of this early & now scarce Einstein title. Publisher's blue cloth uncommon variant with lettering stamped in dark blue on the upper cover & spine - the lettering sharp but the spine blue cloth faded as usual. In a very good unrestored original publisher's dustwrapper, black type on a turquoise ground, showing moderate use with narrow chips to the spine crown, heel & tips [one small chip on the back panel]. Contains two small diagrams on pages 49 & 51. In a fine custom slipcase with E=MC2 in relief on the side. Very nice indeed. Contains two lectures: "Ether and the Theory of Relativity" delivered on May 5th, 1920 in the University of Leyden. "Geometry and Experience" an expanded form of an Address given to the Prussian Academy of Sciences in Berlin on January 27th, 1921. Translated by G.B. Jeffery & W. Perrett. One of Einstein's scarcest Methuen titles, certainly as difficult as: RELATIVITY: The Special and General Theory, published in 1920 & THE MEANING OF RELATIVITY, also in 1922. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        Lieder der deutschen Mystik.

      München, Bremer Presse, 1922 - 4°, 93 S., Kart., Rücken min. gebräunt, sonst tadell. Nr. 266 v. 270. Die Initialen zeichnete A. Simons. Text mhd. Mit Wörterverzeichnis. 1100 gr. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Hatschi Bratschi's Luftballon. Eine Dichtung für Kinder mit vielen Bildern von Erwin Tintner.

      Wien, Leipzig u. München, Rikola Verlag (1922).. 4°. 51(5) S. Mit Titelbild u. farb. Textillustr. v. Erwin Tintner. Roter OHalbleinenbd. m. farb. Einbd.illustr. auf Vorderdeckel, farb. Vignette auf Hinterdeckel u. illustr. Vorsätzen. Ecken bestoßen, an den Kanten etw. berieben, Einbd. tlw. leicht angeschmutzt, Hinterdeckel vereinz. fleckig, im Text stärker abgegriffen u. tls. knittrig, flieg. Vorsatz m. unterlegtem Einriss (Klebeband).. Heller, Die bunte Welt 576; Lex. KJL IV,221 u. Kat. Stuck-Villa 510. Zweite Ausgabe des bekannten Kinderbuches. Mit den künstlerischen Illustrationen von Erwin Tintner im Rikola-Verlag herausgegebene, neue Fassung. Die einzige mit den Tintner-Illustrationen und noch mit der ungeglätteten Textvariante. "Tintners Illustrationen - teils gerahmt, teils freigestellt - vermitteln einen heiteren, 'südlichen' Eindruck, sind locker gezeichnet und fröhlich luftig im Kolorit, eine meisterhafte Übersetzung des (mitunter ja grausigen) Textes in eine versöhnliche Bilderwelt" (Heller). - Im Laufe der Jahrzehnte wurde das Buch mehrmals neu aufgelegt, zeichnerisch umgestaltet sowie letztlich auch einer textlichen Bereinigung unterworfen, um geänderten gesellschaftspolitischen Vorstellungen zu genügen. Die erste Ausgabe, illustriert von Alois Jakob Mor v. Sunnegg und Morberg, erschien 1904 im Berliner Seemann Verlag und war mit den nur wenig eindrucksvollen Illustrationen, ein Misserfolg. Mit den Illustrationen Tintners wurde das Buch aber sehr rasch populär. Weitere Ausgaben erschienen 1943 im Wiener Verlag (illustriert von Grete Hartmann), 1960 im Forum Verlag (illustriert v. Wilfried Zeller-Zellenberg), 1968 ebenfalls im Forum Vlg. (illustriert v. Rolf Rettich; mit deutlichen Text-Änderungen).

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        Celebration du Centenaire de la Fondation de la Société Générale de Belgique

      Imprimerie J.-E.Goossens S.A. 1922 - Liste des Invités Aux Cérémonies,Ministres-Conseil de la Direction Société Générale. Collège des Commissaires de la Soc.Gen. Les journaux représentés. L'Agence Télégraphique Belge. Liste des Banques du Consortium. Liste des Sociétés. Menu du Banquet. Ode Jubilaire. Table des Matières.Reproductions Photographiques. Discours de M.Jadot,Gouverneur de la Soc.Gen.de Belg.-M.Theunis,Premier Ministre et Ministre des Finances.-M.van der Rest,Gouverneur de la Banque Nationale de Belgique.- M.Levie ,Ministre d'Etat,au nom du Consortium des Banques de Belg.- M.Castelein,Président de la Chambre de Commerce d'Anvers,Administrateur-délégué de la Banque d'Anvers.- M.Servais,Fondé de Pouvoirs Principal de la Soc.Gen. de Belg.- M.Georges Deprez,Administrateur des Cristalleries du Val-Saint-Lambert.- Réponse de M.Jadot à M.Deprez.- Toast de M.Jadot,M.Theunis,M.Sergent,Président de la Banque de l'Union Parisienne,M.Philippson,Banquier,M.Jules Carlier,Président du Comité Central Industriel de Belgique. Ode Jubilaire composée par un agent de la Soc.Gen.,en hommage du personnel à la Direction.A.H. MENU: Crème Argenteuil,Margaux 1913- Buisson de Homards et Langoustes en Belle-Vue Sauce Maximilienne,Chablis 1ères 1914- Jambon de Prague à la Clamart,Château Durfort-Vivens 1906 mise du Château- Chaufroid de Poularde à l'Ivoire- Bécasse à la Fine-Champagne,Nuits 1900,Chambertin 1898- Foie Gras Feyel en Croûte,Salade Russe,Ruinart Père et Fils,"La Maréchale"- Bombe Pralinée,Gâteau Anniversaire,Fruits et Desserts. Reliure Editeur,titre lettres or sur le plat de couverture ,bord légèrement froissé,qq rares rousseurs,format 23,5/32. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        The Waste Land, in The Dial, November 1922 Volume LXXIII, Number 5

      Dial Publishing, New York 1922 - First edition. Octavo, original wrappers as issued. The first appearance in the United States of Eliot's masterpiece, "The Waste Land". Some wear to the cover, name to the front free endpaper; a very good copy. A very good copy of one of the most desirable literary journals of the century. "The Waste Land," T. S. Eliot's masterpiece, is not only one of the key works of modernism but also one of the greatest poetic achievements of the twentieth century. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        Mad'mezel Suzanne (envoi de l'auteure)

      Hurst & Blackett, London 1922 - Edition originale, en anglais, de ce roman de moeurs qui a pour cadre le Paris léger de l'immédiat après-première guerre mondiale, par la seconde épouse d'Henry Gauthier-Villars, dit "Willy", dit également "L'Ouvreuse du Cirque d'Eté"; moins célèbre que la première épouse Colette, Meg, d'origine britannique, n'en était pas moins romancière et faisait traduire certains de ses romans en français par Willy ou par un de ses nègres, in-8, cartonnage rouge avec titres noirs sur le dos, 287 pages + 16 pages de réclame de l'éditeur, daté "August 1922", envoi autographe signé de l'auteure, sur la page de garde :"To Jessie - this book, a loving warning to her little daughter . in fifteen years time!! - Meg", très bon état, une curiosité, avec envoi. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: alain marchet]
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        Storm Passage

      T. Fisher Unwin, London 1922 - First edition. Owner name, a little puckering to the cloth, and the spine lettering a little dull but easily readable, a nice, very good copy lacking the rare dustwrapper. Signed by the author. Very scarce. See this book in 3D on our site. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Charmes ou Poèmes

      - Paris, Nouvelle Revue Française, 1922. In-4 couronne, demi-maroquin fauve orné, plats de vélin (U.C.A.D.), couvertures conservées, ex-libris de Jules Laroche (usure aux mors, petits défauts au dos). Edition originale, un des 325 exemplaires réimposés in-4 et numérotés sur pur fil, agrémenté d'un ENVOI autographe signé de Valéry à Jules Laroche. Bel exemplaire dans une originale reliure art déco signée de l'Union Centrale des Arts Décoratifs (UCAD). * 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. Langue : Français

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        Rowland Ward's Records of Big Game with Their Distribution, Characteristics, Dimensions, Weights, and Horn & Tusk Measurements

      London: Rowland Ward. 1922. Eighth edition. Thick quarto. Gift inscription from one hunter to another, corners a little worn, a very good or better copy of a bulky book. Scarce. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Lederstrumpf Erzählungen in der ursprünglichen Form.

      Neufeld & Henius,, Berlin, 1922 - 5 Bde. Berlin, Neufeld & Henius, 1922 4°. Mit 40 Illustr. nach Lithogr. von Max Slevogt. Pergamentbände der Zeit mit verg. Rücken und Rückenschild sowie Kopfgoldschnitt. Nr. 49 von 150 Ex. auf Geldern Bütten gedruckt. Pergamentbände der Zeit mit verg. Rücken und Rückenschild sowie Kopfgoldschnitt.

      [Bookseller: EOS Buchantiquariat Benz]
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        Die tapferen Zehntausend. Mit Federzeichnungen von M. Slevogt.

      Berlin, Cassirer, o. J. [1922] - Gr.8°, 157 S., zahlr. Orig.-Lithographien., OHPrgt. m. goldgepr. Rückenschildchen u. Deckelzeichnung., Fuss min. bestossen, Vs. m. kl. Randverletzung, sonst gutes Exemplar. Eine Adaptation der «Anabasis des Kyros» von Xenophon. Handschr. Nr. Ex. 72/400 auf Büttenpapier. Im Impressum von Slevogt signiert. Mit wunderbar feinen Lithographien. 1600 gr. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Time and the Gods,

      G.P. Putnam. London 1922 - Dunsany, Lord : Time and the Gods. G.P. Putnam. London, 1922. Limited edition, number 189 of 250. Large octavo approx 190mm x 190mm. Quarter cream vellum over tan cloth. Calf, gilt title piece. Top edge gilt. Marbled end papers, 2 free flyleaves to front and end. Edition details, Half title, other books by Lord Dunsany to verso. Frontis image captioned, tissue guarded signed Sidney H. Sime, Title, The Botolph imprint to verso. Preface dated October 19th 1922 signed by Dunsany in wide nib ink, Contents, pp3-232, containing an additional 9 captioned, tissue guarded images signed by Sidney H Sime, 2 pages blank. Vellum a little age toned. Some light spotting on some text pages, all images are very bright and clean. Lord Dunsany (1878-1957) was one of the greatest and most influential fantasy writers of modern times. Authors like J.R.R. Tolkien, Clark Ashton Smith and H.P. Lovecraft (who said: "his rich language, his cosmic point of view, his remote dream-worlds, and his exquisite sense of the fantastic, all appeal to me more than anything else in modern literature") were greatly influenced by his works. A good deluxe edition of this imaginative work. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Roz Hulse Ltd]
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        On Secret Patrol in High Asia

      London: John Murray,, 1922. With an Introduction by Major-General Sir George Younghusband. Octavo. Original red cloth, title gilt to the spine, and the Guides badge gilt to the upper board. Frontispiece and 15 other plates, folding route map and large coloured folding area map at the rear. Spine sunned and a little crumpled head and tail, free endpapers browned, light toning, a few light pencilled underlinings and marginalia, but a very good copy. First edition. Uncommon account of service with the Guides in Persia, Afghanistan, Transcaspia, Ferghana and Sinkiang. "Captain Blacker himself early in the Great War saw much hard fighting in France, till shot down and disabled while in the Flying Corps. Sent back to the regimental depôt to rest and recuperate, the spirit being more than willing he did so very shortly, and then with the true Guides spirit started on a series of hazardous services which were prolonged over three years, and during which he and his patrol covered very nearly 10,000 miles on foot or on horseback … During their patrol the Guides came into the vortex of wonderful exploits hidden from view by the absorbing events in the theatre of war nearer home. Of these none are greater than those of the 19th Punjabis and 28th Light Cavalry who defeated in battle some 10,000 Bolsheviks, and established the fear of God and of British-led Indian soldiers throughout several thousand square miles of Asia … Thoise who wish to read an enthralling tale of endurance, courage, and adventure cannot do better than follow Captain Blacker and his gallant Guides on their secret patrol" (from Younghusband's introduction).

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        Oud Batavia. Gedenkboek uitgegeven door het Bataviaasch Genootschap van Kunsten en Wetenschappen t.g.v. het 300-jarig bestaan der stad in 1919.

      Batavia, Kolff, 1922. - 2 text vols. + plate vol. 4to. (VIII)+559;V+408 pp. With 2 fold. plans (in rear pockets) & 20 plts.; 287 b/w photogr. plates & texts of 36 documents in plate vol. Hardcover. Or.gilt decor.buckram. VG/--. (Spine ends of plate vol. sl. dam.; binding of plate vol. a little darker blue than bindings of text vols.). * DE LUXE EDITION, numbered (text vols. #16, plate vol. #38 of 100 copies) , and signed by the author (in 1st text vol.). [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Herode [Salome: drame en un acte].

      Paris c. 1922 - Original illustration in red and black ink and pencil on paper. 11 7/8 by 9 1/2 in. This drawing first appeared in Fifty Drawings by Alastair, published by Knopf in 1925, and a similar version was used in the Paris edition of Wilde's text published the same year. Beardsley's popularity and sudden death created opportunities for other artists of the Decadent movement, such as Alastair and Erté. This drawing exhibits the understated menace of Beardsley, but with an eye toward texture. The detail in Herod's elaborate robe, and the plant and vase to his left exhibit a distinctly Asian aesthetic. Some glue residue on verso, else a very fine drawing by one of the most popular book illustrators of the first half of the twentieth century. (Arwas: 26. Published in Fifty Drawings by Alastair).

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers, Inc., ABAA]
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        Kai Lung's Golden Hours.

      London: Grant Richards, 1922 - Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to spine and pictorial design to upper board in black. With the dust jacket. Corners bumped, spine faded, lightly rubbed at the tips, light spotting to edges and occasionally to contents. An excellent copy in the lightly rubbed and toned jacket with some minor nicks. First edition, first impression. Not in Hubin. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        The Glimpses of the Moon

      D. Appleton and Company, New York, 1922 - Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to upper board and spine gilt. Text a little toned, spine rolled and somewhat dull but an excellent copy. First Edition, First Printing. With the author's presentation inscription to the front free endpaper, "For John. from E. W. Aug. 10 1922". The recipient was John Hugh-Smith, an intimate of Wharton's. With corrections to the text in Wharton's hand on 7 pages. Garrison A 31 I a [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Vereinigung Des Yellow-Stone Flusses Mit Dem Missouri. / Confluent de la Riviere Roche Jaune et du Missouri. / Junction of the Yellow Stone River with the Missouri

      Ackermann & Co, Leipzig 1922 - second edition, Image Size : 295x437 (mm), 11.625x17.25 (Inches), Platemark Size : , Paper Size : , Original Hand Coloring, Aquatint Excellent Condition; very wide margins

      [Bookseller: Alexandre Antique Prints, Maps & Books]
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        Signature ("Charles M. Doughty"), endorsement upon a cheque from Wilfred Merton for 4 guineas, drawn on the National, Provincial and Union Bank of England, 7 June 1922

      Eastbourne, 1922. 3 x 8 inches. Signed in ink; Merton's signature struck through in red; ink stamp of Dicker & Co. Family Grocers, Eastbourne, on verso; paid into Barclays Bank, Eastbourne on 12 June 1922. Fine . Autograph signature of the great Arabian explorer and author Charles M. Doughty, endorsing a cheque for 4 guineas from Wilfred Merton (1888-1957), printer and business partner of Sir Emery Walker, with whom he published OF THE JUST SHAPING OF LETTERS (1917) and the Bruce Rogers edition of the Odyssey translated by T.E. Lawrence. Three months before the date of this cheque, The Chiswick Press printed an edition of twenty-five copies of 'Hogarth's "Arabia"' by Doughty. "Doughty received an inheritance in 1923 around the same time that his shareholdings fortuitously appreciated, but until then he and his family were often in difficult financial circumstances. He died on 20 January 1926 at Sissinghurst, Kent, after having moved there from Eastbourne in 1923, and was cremated at Golders Green. Charles Montagu Doughty is gone, but the staunch, stubbornly honest, and all-too-human hero Khalil will live for ever in the pages of Travels in Arabia Deserta" (ODNB)

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        Idols of the Mandan Indians

      [Leipzig: Schmidt and Guenther, 1922. From the scarce Leipzig edition printed from the original copper-plates. Limited in number, the prints from the Leipzig edition are more scarce than, and compare favorably to, the first edition. (David C. Hunt, "Karl Bodmer and the American Frontier," Imprint/Spring 85, p.18) This image was printed from plates attributing the print to three different engravers: 'Ch. Vogel', 'Himely' and 'Hürlimann et Himely'. A highly atmospheric scene executed by Bodmer during the winter of 1833-1834 when the travelers stayed at Fort Clark on the banks of the upper reaches of Missouri River. The hide-wrapped poles represent the sun and the moon, which in turn are symbols of two of the most powerful Mandan deities: the Lord of Life (creator of all things) and the Old Woman Who Never Dies, who was associated with corn and buffalo. The Mandan standing before the effigies is apparently seeking the help of these sacred beings. In Mandan life no important decisions or undertakings were made without this sort of consultation, which generally involved fasting and offerings or sacrifices. Karl Bodmer's images show great versatility and technical virtuosity and give us a uniquely accomplished and detailed picture of a previously little understood (and soon to vanish) way of life. Swiss-born Bodmer was engaged by Prince Maximilian zu Wied-Neuwied (1782-1867) specifically to provide a record of his travels in North America, principally among the Plains Indians. In the company of David Dreidoppel (Prince Maximilian's servant and hunting companion), their travels in North America were to last from 1832 to 1834. Well-armed with information and advice, the party finally left St.Louis, on the most important stage of their travels, aboard the steamer Yellow Stone on April 10 1833. They proceeded up the treacherous Missouri River along the line of forts established by the American Fur Company. At Bellevue they encountered their first Indians, then went on to make contact with the Sioux tribe, learning of and recording their little known ceremonial dances and powerful pride and dignity. Transferring from the Yellow Stone to another steamer, the Assiniboin, they continued to Fort Clark, visiting there the Mandan, Mintari and Crow tribes, then the Assiniboins at Fort Union, the main base of the American Fur Company. On a necessarily much smaller vessel they journeyed through the extraordinary geological scenery of that section of the Missouri to Fort Mackenzie in Montana, establishing a cautious friendship with the fearsome Blackfeet. From this, the westernmost point reached, it was considered too dangerous to continue and the return journey downstream began. The winter brought its own difficulties and discomforts, but Bodmer was still able to execute numerous studies of villages, dances and especially the people, who were often both intrigued and delighted by his work. The portraits are particularly notable for their capturing of individual personalities, as well as forming a primary account of what were to become virtually lost cultures. David C. Hunt, "Karl Bodmer and the American Frontier," Imprint /Spring 1985, p.18. Cf.Graff 4648; cf. Howes M443a; cf. Pilling 2521; cf. Sabin 47014; cf. Wagner-Camp 76:1. Aquatint engraving by Hürlimann and Himely after Bodmer, issue with date.

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        The Works of Samuel de Champlain in Six Volumes Volume I: 1599-1607;

      Toronto: Champlain Society 1922-1956, 1st Editions thus limited to 550 copies. () Good to very good. Six volumes Octavo text in original red cloth with gilt lettered, crested spines, gilt top edge, others uncut with plates,and maps (some folding) + matching portfolio of plates and 5 folding maps (including 'The Champlain Map of 1616' with an explantory note by Lawrence C. Wroth). Mixed subscriber numbers with spines faded as usual, but with some variation. Scarce in this edition. Reprinted, translated and annotated by six canadian scholars under the general editorship of H. P. Biggar. Series: Champlain Society Publications..

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        DIE ENTDECKUNG KARLSBADS. EINE SATIRE.

      Privately Printed, 1922 First Edition. Hardback. No Dustjacket. - 4to. pp 63. Copiously illustrated in colour throughout. German text, prose and verse, appears humorous or satirical. By the Czech artist Egon Adler (1892-1963) who died in USA. - 32 caricatures of Karlsbad society. Original publisher's marbled boards over beige cloth lettered gilt at the spine -- very slight fraying at spine ends o/w clean VG. No 36 of 50 copies this with the plates hand-coloured. The name of the recipient tipped in at the colophon (Walter Quittner) with a short handwritten sentiment initialled E.A. A German auction catalogue had this to say of their (worn) copy:- Erste und einzige Ausgabe, ungemein selten! - Num. Exemplar der Vorzugsausgabe, breitrandiger Druck auf chamoisfarb. Papier. - Bibliographisch nicht ermittelte Buchveröffentlichung des tschechischen Künstlers Egon Adler, geb. 1892 in Karlsbad, gest. 1963 in den USA; lediglich die Deutsche Nationalbibliothek erwähnt diese Publikation für Leipzig. Das vorliegende Werk erschien anonym, nur mit den Initialen des Autors auf dem Titel, als Privatdruck ohne Verlagsangabe. Es enthält 32 karikaturistisch anmutende Zeichnungen Adlers, mit tlw. parodistischen, erläuternden Texten; sie illustrieren die Karlsbader Gesellschaft der 20er Jahre. - Im Vorwort schreibt er: "Ursprünglich stellte 'Das entdeckte Karlsbad' einen stattlichen Band philosophischer Abhandlungen dar, die gewiß geeignet wären, dem Autor einen künftigen Bürgermeisterposten zu sichern. Es muß aber von der Veröffentlichung des umfangreichen Werkes Abstand genommen werden, weil man seiner Bewohnerschaft, welche ohnedies merklich zur Schlafkrankheit inkliniert, schonend entgegenkommen soll. Und so geschahs, daß das leibliche Ausmaß dieses Buches auf das geistige der Bewohnerschar reduziert wurde, womit beiden Teilen geholfen ist: Ich muß nicht Bürgermeister werden und dem Leser bleibt die Mühe erspart, tausend unbequeme Sätze überblättern zu müssen, um endlich auf jene Bilder zu stoßen, die meiner einzigartigen Sammlung entnommen sind. E.A."Der expressionistische Künstler stellte 1912 u. a. mit Gauguin im Sturm aus, Else Lasker-Schüler setzte ihm mit ihrem kl. Essay im Pan (Nr. 17 vom 24. Januar 1913, S. 412ff.) ein schönes Denkmal: " . Er ist so ganz Eigen, ganz Sich, und sein Herz in einem Rahmen. Aber in seinem Herzen liegt sein jungverstorbener Bruder begraben, und innige Gestalt schafft des Malers Hand, wenn der Engel seiner Erinnerung aufersteht. Zwischen den Farben liegt er dann plötzlich - Stern zwischen Zinnober und Marin auf der Palette für die großen Pinsel. Alle Bilder Egon Adlers sind Spiele, sind süß, haben großgeöffnete Augen, sind ganz Gottes Vaterhand und rufen . ". [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Tracked by Wireless

      Stanley Paul and Co. London (1922) - First English Edition, Advance Review Copy in original illustrated wrappers. E. Welch Ridout cover art. Extremely rare Hubin listed mystery title to be found in original advance state wrappers, with remnants of 7/6 price sticker at spine, a price reserved for hardcover editions published by Stanley Paul. Interesting copyright statement "Copyright in the United States of America by The Macaulay Company, New York, 1922." The first American Edition is believed to be published by Moffat, Yard and Co. and not Macaulay who apparently owned the rights. The jacket press from that Moffat edition states the following about his title: "Here is the first book of fiction that embraces one of sciences greatest achievements. Falconer is called upon by Scotland Yard to aid in the detection of a group of criminals who have turned the uses of radio into lawless channels. Acknowledged as the greatest radio expert of his day, Falconer traps them in his own radio net and brings them to belated justice. Truly the guilty secrets of many men and women have been detected by means of wireless, that science which daily reveals its further wonders to those persevering experimenters who seek so patiently to penetrate its mysteries." Very Good plus, some modest shelf wear, minor loss at spine ends, few pages lightly bumped at fore-edge. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Trembling of the Veil

      London: Privately Printed for Subscribers only by T. Werner Laurie, 1922 - First edition, Copy no. 302 of 1000 signed by the Yeats. 8vo. Photogravure frontispiece portait after Charles Shannon. Printed by the Dunedin Press, Edinburgh. 247, [1] pp. Original gray boards, vellum paper spine. Almost fine copy, with small snag at top of spine in very good dust jacket with closed tears and chipping, and darkening to spine panel. Wade 133 [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Quaddy Book Set of 16 By Thornton W. Burgess (Peter Rabbit, Buster Bear, Jerry Muskrat.)

      New York: John H. Eggers - New York: John H. Eggers 1922. 16 Volume set. 2 3/16x2 7/8" White paperback booklet with color illustration on front and black lettering on rear. Inside includes color and B&W illustrations by H. Cady. (Booklets in plain brown box - Acceptable) Covers are fairly clean. One volume front cover corner creased. Insides are clean and bright. Titles include: Peter Rabbit Finds No One to Play With; Fun With Farmer Brown's Boy; Unc' Billy Possum Has a Fright; Strange Tracks in the Green Forrest; Jumper the Hare Cannot Sleep; Peter Rabbit Has Hard Work to Believe His Eyes; Jerry Muskrat Wins Respect; Grandfather Frog Stays in the Smiling Pool; Jerry Muskrat Begins to Build; The Digging Match; Peter Rabbit is Lonesome; Jerry Muskrat is Laughed At; The Discontent of Peter Rabbit; The Stolen Eggs; Buster Bear Invites Old Mr. Toad to Dine (2 copies of this title) [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Affiche lithographie en couleurs signée G. ROMBAUX- Société Royale Philanthropique - Les Gais lurons - Bruxelle -

      Bruxelle, Imprimerie Saint Michel Wellenslagraces. 1922 - Dimensions : 156x116 cm environQuelques petites déchirures et léger manque dans la marge inferieure.

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        Tessin. 12 Steinzeichnungen. Mit einer Einleitung von Oskar Maria Graf.

      - München, Curt Steinitz Verlag 1922. 18 : 13,7 cm. 2 Bl. Titel u. Druckvermerk, 1 Bl. Einl., 12 signierte Orig.-Lithographien u. 1 sign. Orig.-Tuschfederzeichnung. In Orig.-Halbledermappe. Eines der X handschriftlich römisch bezeichneten Vorzugsexemplare vor 200 Ex. der gewöhnlichen Ausgabe. Jede Lithographie vom Künstler in Bleistift signiert u. nummeriert: II/1-X. Mit beiliegender Orig.-Vorzeichnung für eine der Lithographien der Folge. – Wilpert/Gühring (Graf) 9. – Ecken und Kanten berieben u. Deckelbezug minimal fleckig.

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        The Garden Party and Other Stories

      Constable 1922 - First in blue cloth stamped in ochre and with misprint on page 103. Minor foxing and yellow stained end pages. Slight fading to spine but overall nice tight copy of an important title. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Martin Breese Books]
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        Die Bücher der Bibel. Nach d. Übersetzung v. (Eduard Wilhelm Eugen) Reuss. 3 Bde. (1, 6, 7; alles Erschienene). Die Lehrdichtung - Die Liederdichtung - Überlieferung und Gesetz.,

      Bln.-Wien, B. Harz (1922). - Krieg, MNE I, 113; Hofstätter, Jugendstil-Druckkunst 144; Jüd.Lex. III,1113.- Nachdruck der Ausgabe 1908-12. gr.-8°, 304, 328, 552 S. mit je 1 Serien-, 1 Doppeltitel u. zahlr. Illustr. v. Ephraim Mose LILIEN. OHLdr. mit Rückengoldpräg. Bei Bd. 6 Rü. u. Kanten berieben, Ecken bestoßen. Insgesamt gutes Exemplar in der seltenen Orig.-Halblederbindung. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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