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        BIBLIOTECA DEL MURCIANO O ENSAYO DE UN DICCIONARIO BIOGRAFICO Y BIBLIOGRAFICO DE LA LITERATURA EN MURCIA

      - Madrid, Tip. Rev. de Archivos, 1922-1957, 3 tomos de 28x21 cm., en holandesa, 861 págs.+ 1 h. 750 págs.+ 1 h. y 454 págs

      [Bookseller: Fábula Libros (Librería Jiménez-Bra]
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        The Pageant of Peking. Comprising Sixty-Six Vandyck photogravures of Peking and environs from photographs by... with an Introduction by Putnam Weale.

      Shanghai: A.S. Watson & Co., 1922. . Third edition, folio, (viii), 40, (2) pp. 66 photogravures tipped in. Original gold and black silk covers, gilt title and Chinese characters to upper cover, some mostly light rubbing, top of lower hinge just starting otherwise an excellent copy.

      [Bookseller: Bow Windows Bookshop]
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        A HISTORY Of MUSKOGEE And NORTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA Including the Counties of Muskogee, McIntosh, Wagoner, Cherokee, Sequoyah, Adair, Delaware, Mayes, Rogers, Washington, Nowata, Craig and Ottawa

      Chicago:: The S. J. Clarke Publishing Company,. 1922.. Folio. 10-7/8" x 7-3/4". 1st edition. 3 volumes.. Original green cloth bindings with gilt stamped title lettering to spine. Marbled edges & eps.. Modest binding wear. Bookplate. Occasional po annotation. A VG -. VG+ set.. Illustrated.

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        Funeral Scaffold of a Sioux Chief near Fort Pierre [Tab. 11]

      [Leipzig: Schmidt and Guenther, 1922]. Hand-coloured aquatint engraving by Hürlimann after Bodmer. 13 3/4 x 16 3/4 inches. 18 5/8 x 24 3/16 inches. 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) An image of powerful spirituality: the living continue their lives whilst acknowledging both the mortality of their relatives and by extension themselves. This fine plate is from a sketch by Bodmer made on 28 April 1834 during the journey back down the Missouri River. The scene is near Fort Pierre; the scaffold in the right foreground holds the remains of a warrior who had apparently been brought home from a great distance. Scaffold burial, on an erected platform or in the limbs of a tree, was a wide spread practice amongst the plains peoples in general and the Sioux in particular, for whom the ritual held deep spiritual significance. 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.

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        The Cauldron of Annwn

      London: T Werner Laurie, 1922 In 2 tone cloth, corners and edges bumped and a little worn and grubby. Spine has title in gilt, edges bumped a little chipped. Internally green endpapers, (xix), [1], 327 pp, text block edges uncut, an edition limited to just 250 copies numbered and signed by the author, privately printed for subscribers only. Contains, Children of Don, Dylan son of the Wave and Bronwen. A lovely copy.SCOTT-ELLIS, THOMAS EVELYN, 8th BARON HOWARD DE WALDEN and 4th BARON SEAFORD, landowner and sportsman, writer, and patron of the arts who Besides being a patron of dramatists (in Wales and London ) and musicians, e.g. his association with Josef Holbrooke in the production of The Children of Don and Dylan, was himself a writer, the Arthurian cycle giving him the subject of his first play, and, later, the folklore of Wales providing him with material for operatic libretti. See NLW WBO for a full Bio

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        A HISTORY Of MUSKOGEE And NORTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA Including the Counties of Muskogee, McIntosh, Wagoner, Cherokee, Sequoyah, Adair, Delaware, Mayes, Rogers, Washington, Nowata, Craig and Ottawa.

      The S. J. Clarke Publishing Company,, Chicago: 1922 - Illustrated. Modest binding wear. Bookplate. Occasional po annotation. A VG - VG+ set. Original green cloth bindings with gilt stamped title lettering to spine. Marbled edges & eps. Folio. 10-7/8" x 7-3/4". 1st edition. 3 volumes. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Alexandra Ekster Kak Zhivopisets I Khudozhnik Stseny

      Berlin 1922 - 1922 1st edition of this uncommon monograph on Alexandra Exter, key member of the Russian Avant-Garde. VG in its original printed wrappers, with very light chipping at the spine ends and light creasing and chipping along the front panel's lower-edge. Binding still very solid and internally clean as could be. 39 soft black-and-white reproductions plus 4 mounted plates (3 of which are in vivid color). Octavo, 31 pgs. of text plus the plates. Published out of Weimar Berlin, text in Russian. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        A Middle English Vocabulary designed for us with Sisam’s Fourteenth Century Verse & Prose

      Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1922 - Wrappers a little marked, otherwise a very nice copy; ownership signature on front free end-paper The second issue has a stamp "Printed in England" at the foot of the title-page not present here. Original brown printed wrappers First Edition, First Issue with advertisements dated October 1921 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bertram Rota Ltd]
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        Babbitt

      New York: Harcourt, Brace 1922 - 8vo., blue cloth with orange boxes lettered in dark blue; a bright copy with a trace of soiling. First edition, with all first state points. Marcus Tullius Reynolds’s copy, with the noted architect’s ownership signature and date on the front free endpaper. Educated at Williams College and Columbia University, Reynolds designed the first skyscraper at Albany, NY, as well as the Gideon Putnam Hotel at Saratoga. An unusual association copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: North Star Rare Books & Manuscripts]
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        Südliche Stadt (Italien)., Federzeichnung.

      Wohl 1922. - Unten rechts monogrammiert. Rückseitig mit dem Nachlassstempel. Die flüssig gezeichnete Alltagsszene zeigt Wäscherinnen am Fluß vor einer Stadtkulisse. Das Blatt ist eine Arbeit aus Schwichtenbergs fruchtbarer Schaffensphase der 20er Jahre. - An der Kunstgewerbeschule in Düsseldorf ausgebildet ging Martel Schwichtenberg 1917 nach Hannover, wo sie bis 1932 immer wieder Aufträge der Firma Bahlsen erhielt. 1920 bezog sie ein Atelier in Berlin-Charlottenburg, trat dem Werkbund bei und stellte mit der Novembergruppe aus. 1922 folge eine Reise nach Italien und daran anschließend ihre erste bedeutende Ausstellung bei F. Möller, Berlin. - Von sehr guter Erhaltung. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 2100

      [Bookseller: Kunstantiquariat Joachim Lührs]
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        Knole and the Sackvilles

      William Heinemann, London, 1922. First Edition, first printing. Large 8vo. xvi + 230pp. White buckram lettered in black at spine and featuring a superb William Nicholson drawing to the upper board. Publisher's motif black-stamped to corner of lower board. With a tissue-guarded frontispiece and twenty-three plates, plus a Chronology. A hint of shelf-wear to head and base of spine and a minor bump to the head and base of rear board. Endpapers lightly and partially browned. A hint of spotting to preliminary leaves. A really superbly preserved copy in the scarce dust wrapper, reproducing in red Nicholson's upper board drawing. Wrapper tanned at spine panel and with some notable fading to the lettering, a little dust marked and chafed at one or two extremities. A classic in the literature of English country houses. An account of the history and occupants of Knole House, granted to Thomas Sackville by his cousin Queen Elizabeth I in 1566 and whose descendants the Earls and Dukes of Dorset and Barons Sackville resided there until it was bequeathed to the National Trust. Knole was the inspiration for Virginia Woolf's Orlando and also the setting of several Beatles videos.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good.

      [Bookseller: Clearwater Books]
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        A Set of Six

      Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Page & Company,, 1922. Octavo. Original blue limp morocco, titles and ship design to spine and upper cover gilt, pictorial endpapers, top edge gilt. With the dust jacket. A little faint spotting to covers. An excellent copy in the jacket with chips from the ends of the spine panel. The Deep Sea edition. Inscribed by Conrad on the front free endpaper, "D. W. R. from J. C.". The recipient, Douglas Whitehead Reed (1883–1930) qualified as a radiologist and surgeon in 1909. He was both senior surgeon at the Kent and Canterbury Hospital and St. George's House, a nursing home in Canterbury. During the early 1920s he attended to the problems with Jessie Conrad's leg. A Set of Six was originally published in 1908. From the library of Conrad collector Stanley J. Seeger, with his bookplate on the verso of the front free endpaper.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Racing in America 1665-1979

      New York: Privately Printed for The Jockey Club, 1922-1980. First editions. 6 vols., 4to. Illustrated. Original boards with linen spine, printed spine labels. Small nick at foot of spine of Vosburgh volume. A fine set. Podeschi 446 (1922-1936 volume) . A cornerstone of any racing library, including the now very difficult to find Vosburgh volume, and the final volume in the series by William H. Rudy

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        Discours prononcé à l'inauguration de la statue de Ernest Renan à Tréguier, le 13 septembre 1903.

      Paris, Librairie des Amateurs. A. Ferroud 1922 - Illustrations en couleurs et eaux-fortes par Serge de Solomko. Exemplaire non numéroté sur JAPON Impérial contenant les 2 eaux-fortes dont le frontispice, en trois états insérés, et 2 SUITES des illustrations, une en noir et une en couleurs, reliées in fine. Paris, Librairie des Amateurs. A. Ferroud - F. Ferroud, Successeur - 1922 - 61 pages. Reliure demi chagrin caramel à larges coins. Dos à 4 nerfs aux titre et auteur dorés. Tête dorée sur témoins, non rogné. Couverture illustrée d'une vignette en couleurs, et dos conservés. Pas de rousseur. Très bon état. Format in-12°(19x14). Edition illustrée [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Die Kommunistin. Organ der Kommunistischen Partei Deutschlands (Sektion der Kommunistischen Internationale). Herausgegeben vom Frauenreichssekretariat. Gegründet unter ständiger Mitarbeit von Clara Zetkin

      Berlin, VIVA Vereinigung Internationaler Verlags-Anstalten GmbH, 1922 - 1924.. Sammelband mit den Ausgaben: 4. Jg., 1922: 1-24 (1.1.-15.12.) und der Sonderausgabe zum Internationalen Frauentag. Kompletter Jahrgang mit 192 S.; 5. Jg., 1923: Nr. 1-19 (1.1.-1.10). 152 S.; 6. Jg., 1924: Nr. 1, 2, 3, 5, 10, 11, 13, 14, 16, 17. - Die Nr. 1 für "Februar/März", Nr. 16 und 17 jeweils mit Monatsangabe Dezember. - Mit zahlr. Zeichnungen und Holzschnitten von Käthe Kollwitz, Fritz Hampel, Peter Stecher u. a. HLwd. d. Zt. Folio. 31 x 24 cm. Die Hefte des 6. Jg. jeweils mit 4, bzw. 8 Seiten Umfang; ob der 5. Jahrgang komplett mit den 19 Ausgaben bis zum 1.10. ist, konnte ich nicht verifizieren; der 6. Jg. startet mit der Nr. 1 als Februar/März Ausgabe, eventuell wurde die Zeitschrift während der Hyperinflation in den letzten Monaten des Jahres 1923 nicht herausgegeben. - Insgesamt recht gut erhalten, die Nummern des letzten Jahrgangs tls. etwas knapp beschnitten. Bitte beachten Sie: Wir sind bis 12.01.2014 im Urlaub, der Versand kann erst ab 13.01.2014 erfolgen! - Please note: As we are in holidays your order can't be shipped before 13/01/2014!

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        Poems

      London: William Heinemann,, 1922. Selected and Edited by Gordon Bottomley, with an Introductory Memoir by Laurence Binyon. Octavo. Original black cloth, printed paper label to spine. With the dust jacket. Portrait frontispiece. Boards rubbed and bumped, significant dampstain and loss of size to lower edge, contents toned. A good copy in the rubbed and marked jacket with repaired splits along both sides of the spine panel, which is tanned. First collected edition, first impression.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Hangchow Itineraries

      Shanghai Kelly & Walsh Limited 1922. VG: in very good condition without dust jacket. Minor marking to rear board Second Revised Edition Buff cloth spine on illustrated brown boards 200mm x 130mm (8" x 5"). vii, 55pp, index + ads. Nine illustrations including folding frontis plate and six folding maps.

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        Letter signed.

      Garmisch, 25. VII. 1922. - Large 4to 2 pp. To the Austrian bass-baritone singer Alfred Jerger, appealing to Jerger's conscience not to leave the Vienna State Opera and go to Switzerland: "[.] The Swiss opera stages are excellent, but I think for a prestige abroad they can not offer what the Vienna State Opera can afford. Before you do a hasty step, think it over carefully, and in your own interest be not casual in risking the breech of the contract [.]" (transl. from the German original).

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Alexander L. Kielland [Signed; Underskrevet]Og Hans Samtid

      Stavanger: Dreyers Forlag,Stavanger, 1922. Leather_bound. Near Fine. A Near Fine copy of Gerhard Gran's biography of Alexander L Kielland, bound in 3/4 leather with marbled boards, top edge gilt, SIGNED BY GERHARD GRAN on the title page (light rubbing, some edge cracking to spine leather, minor damage at top edge of the half-title). Alexnader l. Kielland is considered one of The Four Greats of Norwegian Literature (the others being Henrik Ibsen, Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson and Jonas Lie and the four men being the most influential Norwegian writers of the late 19th Century.) Gerhard Gran, Norwegian literary historian, professor, magazine editor, essayist and biographer, was perhaps the most prominent Norwegian biographer of his era, authoring biographies of the writers Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson (1910), Jean Jacques Rousseau (1910-1911), Henrik Ibsen (1918), Alexander Kielland (1922), and Charles Dickens (1925, posthumously). Signed copies of Gran's works are quite scarce to the market. A Near Fine copy, SIGNED BY GERHARD GRAN. RARE.

      [Bookseller: Allington Antiquarian Books, LLC]
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        Original Dust Jacket Art: The Everlasting Whisper by Jackson Gregory

      Hodder & Stoughton (London): Hodder & Stoughton. (No date - 1922). First. Original dust jack art. Image matted to approximately 11" x 17". Pastel. About fine. Unsigned (possibly by Eugene Hastain). Image of a misty-eyed woman. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        ESPASA. ENCICLOPEDIA UNIVERSAL ILUSTRADA EUROPEO AMERICANA.

      Espasa Calpe., Madrid. 1922 - 72 Vols. 10 apéndices y 15 suplementos (hasta 1966 incluido). 97 Vols. Total. Nums. Fotogr. E ilstr. Negro y color. Enc. 1/2 piel tela editorial. Buen estado general. CONTRA REEMBOLSO, +5.00€ LIBRO EN ESPANOL [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librería Javier Fernández]
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        Mountain Madness.

      London: W. Collins Sons & Co. Ltd., 1922 - Octavo. Original green vertical grain cloth, titles to spine gilt and to front board in blind. With the dust jacket. Small contemporary gift inscription to front free endpaper, some foxing to edges of text block. An excellent copy in the very lightly edge-rubbed jacket. With 11 black and white photographic plates, including frontispiece. First edition, first impression. "The madness seized me when staying in La Grave, at the foot of the Meije, that most splendid peak in the Dauphiny Alps. The hotel dog was mostly to blame. Chiefly mastiff with a dash of foxhound, we called him Pas Demi. He made no demur and always answered. He was beautiful and had a partiality for taking lonely ladies out for walks; he was a very perfect knight, bristling and barking at any man who came too near. Indeed, if one were seated when a member of that suspected sex came by, it was well to rise and avert bloodshed." [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        The Trembling of the Veil.

      London; privately printed for subscribers only by T. Werner Laurie, 1922. First edition. 23x15 cm. Frontispiece, (2), vii, (1 blank), 247, (1) pp. Original white and blue boards with paper-label on spine, matching blue endpapers and roughtrimmed edges. No dustjacket. The spine is slightly toned and has some light scrape marks and insignificant dampstains. Spine ends and corners are a bit bumped. There is a mended tear in the paper on front board. Contents are perfectly bright and clean. 'The Trembling of the Veil' is the main source of Yeats's intellectual autobiography and is regarded as his major undertaking as a prose writer. Arthur Symons has described the work as "an absolute masterpiece: far & away the best thing [Yeats] has ever done." (Arthur Symons: A Life, p. 304). This is no. 116 of 1000 numbered and signed copies. Yeats has also made a manual change in the title of Book III, where "Hodos Camelionis" has become "Hodos Chameleontos". Inscribed by Yeats to his Swedish publisher Thorsten Laurin the year after he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature: "T. Laurin from W B Yeats, with all friendly wishes / Jan. 21 1924". With Laurin's gilt stamped bookplate on front pastedown. Laurin (1875-1954), distinguished art collector and director of Norstedts publishing house. Norstedts published a Swedish edition of five plays by Yeats in 1923, including 'Cathleen ni Houlihan', the work by Yeats which was particularly regarded as a masterpiece by the Nobel Prize Committee. Wade 133

      [Bookseller: Patrik Andersson Antikvariat]
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        Jacob's Room

      Richmond: Leonard and Virginia Woolf at the Hogarth Press,, 1922. Octavo. Original crocus-yellow cloth, printed paper label to spine. Spine rolled, spine toned, cloth slightly dulled and marked, light partial toning to free endpapers. A very good copy. First edition, first impression, one of only 1,200 copies printed. Jacob's Room was the first full-length book to be published by the Hogarth Press. Its publication marked the point from which the Woolfs decided to run the Press as a genuine business concern.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Ulysses

      First Edition Softcover First Edition. #105. 1 of only 150 copies on Verge d'Arches paper; in a slightly larger format than the other versions of the First Edition. In the original blue-green wraps, lacking the backstrip. Otherwise complete. Arguably the most influential work of the 20th century, this copy has an interesting history. According to details in Sylvia Beach's notebook, it was originally purchased by John Quinn in 1922. Quinn, the New York attorney and patron of the arts and literature, was a financial supporter of Joyce. In addition to his purchase of First Edition copies of Ulysses, he owned many other Joyce works, and also purchased the original manuscript of "Ulysses" from Joyce. He amassed a historicallysignificant collection of books by many of the most important writers of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. His library boasted modern first editions and original manuscripts, including those of Joseph Conrad, Ezra Pound, and W. B. Yeats. In addition, he provided legal assistance to the publishers of "The Little Review" for the troubles occasioned bytheir early publication of portions of "Ulysses". An unrestored copy. The missing backstrip has allowed some of the stitching to come undone. The covers are detached but present, and have some edgewear. Housed in an attractive, appropriately decorated clam-shellcase. Please see our website (crossroadbookstore.com) for collation, along with further details on the provenance and condition of this book.

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        The Worst Journey in The World

      New York: George H. Doran Company, , 1922. Antarctic 1910–1913. With Maps and Illustrations by the Late Doctor Edward A. Wilson and Other Members of the Expedition. 2 volumes, octavo. Original natural linen-backed pale blue boards, paper labels to the spines, endpapers to match the boards, fore and bottom edges untrimmed. Coloured frontispiece to each, with tissue guards, and 4 other coloured plates in all, 43 black and white plates, 5 maps, 4 of them folding. Spines lightly tanned, minor chipping to one label, light discolouration to board edges, spot to front board of Volume 1, American bookseller's ticket to front pastedown of first volume, neat contemporary gift inscription to both front pastedowns, early ownership rubber stamp to each pastedown and to lower margin of one page. An excellent set, internally clean and bright. First American edition, from English sheets, simultaneous issue, in Cherry-Garrard's preferred "Polar" binding of cloth-backed boards. "Cherry-Garrard seems an unlikely hero of Antarctic exploration, but he has achieved that status largely through this book … a young but wealthy patrician, near-sighted and frail, he paid his way onto the crew as an assistant zoologist, but performed splendidly in many harrowing situations" (Books on Ice). The "worst journey" referred to in the title is not "Scott's ill-fated rendezvous with death," but the earlier Ross Island Winter Journey, from Cape Evans to the penguin colony at Cape Crozier, with Edward Wilson and Henry "Birdie" Bowers. Both of his companions on this trip were to die on the Southern Journey with Scott, Cherry-Garrard being with the last group sent back before the final assault on the South Pole, he was also sent to rendezvous with the returning party of Scott and his four companions, and was the discoverer of the tent and their frozen bodies. "Widely regarded as the masterpiece of polar exploration.

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        AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED (ALS)

      Washington, D.C., 10 March 1922. Letter. A few words a bit light, vertical crease from mailing, three small holes well away from any writing. About Fine with envelope, and very frameable. A fine one-page letter of @50 words on United States Supreme Court 4-7/8" x 7-3/4" stationery SIGNED by the Justice to Henry W. Winslow responding to and declining a request for a photograph. Holmes was appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court in 1902 by President Theodore Roosevelt, a position he held until his retirement in 1932. Holmes became famous for his liberal interpretations of the U.S. Constitution and was known as the "Great Dissenter" because of his disagreement with the views of his colleagues on the Court. His lectures on common law at the Lowell Institute in Boston, collected as THE COMMON LAW (1881), are considered a classic of legal writing. Together with the original envelope with the Supreme Court of the United States printed return address also filled out in Holmes's hand.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        Le livre de la pitié et de la mort -

      G. Crès et Cie 1922 -, Paris - 1 In-8 253 pp. Reliure janséniste plein maroquin mauve. Dos à nerfs avec titre doré. Tête dorée. Couverture et dos conservés. Non rogné. Intérieur parfait. Les hors-texte, en-têtes et culs-de-lampe ont été dessinés par Maurice de Becque et gravés sur bois en couleurs par Georges Aubert. Parfait état Edition décorée de 50 compositions de Maurice de Becque.nTIRAGE LIMITE. Un des 1900 exemplaires numérotés sur papier de Rives. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A WONDER BOOK. Signed by the artist

      London, Hodder & Stoughton, (1922).. FIRST EDITION WITH RACKHAM ILLUSTRATIONS (1922), DE LUXE EDITION LIMITED TO 600 COPIES NUMBERED AND SIGNED BY THE ARTIST ON THE LIMITATION PAGE, THIS BEING No. 52. 4to, 280 x 225 mm, 11 x 9 inches, 16 wonderful mounted colour plates with captioned guards including frontispiece, 8 other full page coloured illustrations, title vignette and 20 small text illustrations, pages: (2), viii, 207, (1). In original publisher's white cloth with beautiful gilt illustration to upper cover, lettered gilt on upper cover and spine, endpapers illustrated pale green on white, top edges gilt. Minute ink spot in top left corner of upper cover, spine a touch darkened and with a very small pale mark below the lettering, no previous owner inscriptions, occasional very little very pale foxing, mainly to upper margins next to plates. A near Fine clean bright copy, all plates perfect. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton]
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        Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus

      London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., Ltd.,, 1922. With an introduction by Bertrand Russell, F.R.S. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine gilt. Parallel texts in German and English. Spine and large areas of boards discoloured, spine ends professionally repaired, very minor wear to bottom corners of boards, prelims and edges of text block a little foxed, free endpapers tanned. A very good copy. First edition, first impression, later issue (with adverts at end dated 1929), of one of the philosophical masterpieces of the twentieth century, the inspiration for the Cambridge school of analysis of the inter-war years and of the logical positivism of the Vienna circle.

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        Traumgestalten

      Rotapfel Zurich and Leipzig: Rotapfel, 1922. First edition. 8vo. Original beige pictorial cloth. 10 interesting full page color plates by Ernest Kreidolf, others in line. Illustrated endpapers, tinted edges. String mark on rear edge, puncture hole on cover (not detracting), slight wear; overall a very good copy. A scarce Kreidolf title.

      [Bookseller: Nudelman Rare Books ]
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        COLLECTION CH. HAVILAND

      1922. Good. HOTEL DROUOT. COLLECTION CH. HAVILAND. Paris: 1922. A series of auction catalogs of the collections of Japanese Art, ceramics, illustration, and illustrated books including descriptions for the items as well as a total of 64 plates. The volumes comprise all Haviland auctions pertaining to Japanese Prints & books in a total of seven volumes. All catalogs are bound in paper covers, some with slight soiling or tears all with spine reapairs in binder's tape. Interiors and plates bright and clean. First Sale, November 27th-29th, 1922: 20 plates, 98p. Tenth Sale, 2nd part, June 4th-6th, 1923: 16 plates, 107p. Fourteenth Sale, Febuary 4th & 7th, 1924: 8 plates, 88p. Fifteenth Sale, October 20th-23rd, 1924: 6 plates, 70p. Sixteenth Sale, March 2nd-4th, 1925: 6 plates, 62p. Seventeenth Sale, June 15th-17th, 1925: 4 plates, 53p. Eighteenth Sale, June 2nd-4th, 1927: 4 plates, 90p. An extensive group of volumes for reference, research or historical interest, Good condition.

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        Racing in America 1665-1979

      New York: Privately Printed for The Jockey Club, 1922-1980 New York: Privately Printed for The Jockey Club, 1922-1980. First editions. 6 vols., 4to. Illustrated. Original boards with linen spine, printed spine labels. Small nick at foot of spine of Vosburgh volume. A fine set. Podeschi 446 (1922-1936 volume) . A cornerstone of any racing library, including the now very difficult to find Vosburgh volume, and the final volume in the series by William H. Rudy

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        Rub og Stub

      Regensens Rusgilde, Klokker 1922 - Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 55 pp. Text clean and in DANISH. Small number written lightly on front free endpage. Pages lightly tanned. Wraps bumped and shelf worn at corners, edges and spine ends with some light soiling. First four pages creased at upper corner. Small closed tears to front top edge of wraps. Wraps tanned. Staples at spine rusted. Wrap becoming loose at staples but still attached. Small closed tears and chipping to spine. Quantity Available: 1. Inventory No: 106423. International shipping may require additional postage. Please inquire. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        LEGENDES JAPONAISES:

      Paris: Editions de L'Abeille D'Or, (1922). Fine. First edition. No. 274 of 2100 copies on Sur Velin Alfa 85p. With color text illustrations by Foujita and color frontispiece with 16 full-page beautiful color plates. Bound in gilt-titled black morocco spine with marbled boards, original color wrappers bound in

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        Gedichte um Netra. >Dieses Buch erschien im Verlag der Galerie v. Garvens, Hannover; im Einvernehmen mit dem "Verlag Neuer Graphik" der Rikola Verlag A. G.; Es wurde von Julius Zimpel auf den Stein geschrieben und in der Sezessionsdruckerei von A. Berger in einer Auflage von 100 Exemplaren auf der Handpresse gedruckt. Dies ist Nr. [handschriftlich mit Tinte V], Wien, 1922 [handschriftlich mit Tinte gezeichnet von Rudolf Kindermann].

      Verlag der Galerie von Garvens., Wien, 1922 - Wien, Verlag der Galerie von Garvens. 1922, 21 x 13 cm, 1 Blatt, 41, (3) Seiten, 8 Schmuckinitialen, drei ganzseitige Illustrationen von Zimpel, Original-Halbleinenband mit Kleisterpapierbezug und illustrierten Vorsätzen [hier entgegen den Angaben aus der Werbung nicht in Halbpergament; es gab auch wohl aufgrund Materialmangels nur einige Halbpergamentbände dieser Ausgabe; die beschriebene Vorzugsausgabe ist wahrscheinlich nie erschienen] Kanten etwas berieben, sonst ein schönes Exemplar. Umfassendste Literatur hierzu: Vester, Katrin, Herbert von Garvens-Garvensburg: Sammler und Galerist im Hannover der frühen Zwanziger Jahre. Wissenschaftliche Hausarbeit zur Erlangung des akademischen Grades eines Magister Artium der Universität Hamburg, Hamburg, 1989 (nur als Manuskript gedruckt); darin: Seite 26ff. Kapitel 1.3. Verlag der Galerie von Garvens, Zitat: "Seit Beginn des Bestehens der Galerie beabsichtigte Herbert von Garvens einen eigenen kleinen Verlag zu gründen. Die insgesamt sechs [sic!] Publikationen sind von exklusiver Ausstattung, Liebhaberstücke in kleiner Auflage. [.] Rudolf Kindermanns "Gedichte um Netra" sind "auf den Stein geschrieben", mit Original-Lithographien versehen, jedes der 100 Exemplare - 25 auf handgeschöpftem Büttenpapier mit Halbledereinband, 75 auf Dokumentenpapier mit Halbpergamenteinband - vom Dichter handschriftlich signiert. [.] - Siehe den Ausstellungskatalog "Die Zwanziger Jahre in Hannover", Kunstverein Hannover, 1962, darin im Ausstellungsverzeichnis ein Exemplar der Normalausgabe unter C35. - Kindermann war österreichischer Germanist und als Bezirksschulrat tätig, arbeitete auch als Redakteur der >Wiener Zeitung< (vgl. Kosch VIII, 1172). Sprache: Deutsch Kanten etwas berieben, sonst ein schönes Exemplar. Original-Halbleinenband mit Kleisterpapierbezug und illustrierten Vorsätzen [hier entgegen den Angaben aus der Werbung nicht in Halbpergament; es gab auch wohl aufgrund Materialmangels nur einige Halbpergamentbände dieser Ausgabe; die beschriebene Vorzugsausgabe ist wahrscheinlich nie erschienen]

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        Tams Reise durch die jüdische Märchenwelt. Fünfundzwanzig Kindermärchen nach jüdisch volkstümlichen Motiven. Illustriert v. F. V. Kosak

      Breslau, Brandeis 1922.. gr.-8°. 98 S., 1 Bl. Mit mehreren, teilweise ganzs. Illustrationen v. F. V. Kosak. OHln. ill. Bll. gebräunt. Vors. erneuert. Frontisp. u. Tit. mit säurefreiem Klebestreifen im Innensteg verstärkt. EA. Selten!

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        The Writings of Mark Twain

      New York: Gabriel Wells, 1922. Octavo, bound in three quarters leather. Titles to the spine and tooling in gilt, top edge gilt. One of 1024 numbered sets with volume one signed by Mark Twain and Albert Bigelow Paine. 35 volumes. In near fine condition. A lovely set. To understand America, read Mark Twain. No matter what new craziness pops up in America, I find it described beforehand by him&#133; He was never innocent, at home or abroad" (Garry Wills).

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        The Pageant of Peking comprising Sixty-Six Vandyck Photogravures of Peking & Environs from Photographs by Donald Mennie

      Shanghai, A.S. Watson, 1922, 3rd edition. - 1 volume, folio, VIII-40 pp., hardcover, original decorated silk covers, gilt lettering on covers, sunning to spine and boards edges, spine rubbed with bits of silk missing, some foxing on endpapers, overall a good copy. This volume is illustrated with 66 photographs on tipped-in plates by the famous photographer Donal Mennie. Donal Mennie was a photographer in Shanghai and Peking from 1920 until late 30'. This volume shows includes photographs of famous views such as the Summer Palace, the Forbidden City, the Great Wall, and scenes of shopkeepers, merchants, travellers, and monks going among other pepole. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON AND JOURNAL OF A TOUR TO THE HEBRIDES

      New York: Gabriel Wells, 1922. Occasional foxing, front inner hinge of Volume I reinforced with binders tape, quite handsome set. Temple Bar Edition, limited to 785 copies Ten volumes. Illustrated. Bound in half brown crushed morocco with cloth sides and marbled endpapers, t.e.g., the spines with gilt titles and panel ornaments Edited, and with a bibliographical introduction, by Clement Shorter

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        Mary Louise and Josie O'Gorman (The Bluebird Books)

      Reilly & Lee, Chicago 1922 - Black-stamped indigo cloth. Extremely minor edge-rubs. Inked name FEP. Clean text. Rare with any dust jacket! Attractive dust jacket: stylized girl reads a book. 3 good-sized: 1 on upper back panel, 2 on top & bottom of front panel. Back dj flap: 8 titles in the Mary Louise series, including this one. Back panel: 8 titles in the Camp Fire Girls series by Sanderson. 54242 CF shelf [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        ULYSSES

      Paris: Published for the Egoist Press, London, by John Rodker, 1922.. Small, thick quarto. Original blue and white wrappers. Quarto gathering of errata laid in. Wrappers chipped at spine ends, with partial splits of wrapper joints at extremities, a few light rubs or soft creases to wrappers, a bit of minor foxing to errata and endleaves, but internally very good, and if properly bound, a quite agreeable copy. "First English edition," but more precisely the second impression of the first edition, printed from the largely unaltered plates used for the first impression, and intended for distribution in Britain. Copy #645 of 2000 numbered copies printed on handmade paper (i.e. a copy from the sequence erroneously alleged to have been burnt by US customs). SLOCUM & CAHOON A18. MODERN MOVEMENT 42.

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        The New Broadside. Nos 1-14. Coloured Decorations and Accompanying Poems

      VG : in very good condition. Leaves 1 and 2 lightly foxed and some minor corner creasing to several other illustrations. Folder rubbed and marked [First Edition] Grey board cover 460mm x 220mm (18" x 9"). 14 leaves. 14 leaves [430 x 190] each with coloured decorations and poems. Contents comprise 1: 'The Huntsmen' by Walter de la Mare and decorations by Ethelbert White; 2: 'An Immorality' by Ezra Pound, decorations by Paul Nash; 3: 'Journey's End' by Humbert Wolfe, decorations by Albert Rutherston; 4: 'The Parrot' by Sacheverell Sitwell, decorations by E. McKnight Kauffer; 5: 'Windy Nights' by R. L. Stevenson, decorations by John Nash; 6: 'The Schoolboy' by William Blake, decorations by Cecil Rhodes; 7: 'Matrimonal Maxims' decorated by Margaret Daviel; 8: 'From Whitman's Song of Myself', decorations by John Nash; 9: 'Susan' by J. Murray Allison, decorations by Edy Legrand; 10: 'The Cock' by Eleanor Farjeon, decorations by E. McKnight Kauffer; 11: 'Sister Awake', decorations by John Nash; 12: 'Forgetfulness' by Harold Monro, designs by Albert Rutherston; 13: 'The Dromedary' by A.Y. Campbell, decorations by John Nash; 14: 'Finland' by Robert Graves, decorations by Edy Legrand.

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        LETTERA AUTOGRAFA FIRMATA.

      2 pp., (mm. 134x215), datata (dal timbro postale) Gunsbach 4.5.1922, diretta a "Monsieur M.G.W. Sharo" ad Huddersfield, di 17 righe; in busta con indirizzo. (1922). Bella lettera. Ha ricevuto dal corrispondente una missiva piena di humour e ne è lieto. "Votre bonne hemeur m'a fait du bien dans ma fatigue..". Ed anche Schweitzer vuol far sfoggio del suo spirito "En vous écrivant j'emploierai toujours autant que possible des verbes irréguliers, pourque vous me compreniez plus facilement. Moi aussi j'aime beaucoup l'humour, car en Afrique que deviendrais-je sans cela.. Mais quand je serai obligé, seul en Afrique, d'etre en meme temps médecin et constructeur de mon Hopital, que les termites ont mangé, alors peut etre quelque fois mon humour faiblera. Je compte alors sur vous..". Ben conservata.

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