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        The Forsyte Saga

      London: Heinemann. 1922. F First Edition. H Hard Cover. Very Good. One of 25 copies of the rare presentation edition, this copy #23, signed by the author. Bound in full dark green calf over flexible boards, stamped in gilt, top edge gilt (minor wear). First issue, with dedication leaf and the chart folding out to the right. xvi+1104 pages. Marrot, pp34- 35. Housed in a green cloth folding box (of no particular distinction). Signed: I Signed by Author

      [Bookseller: Arundel Books of Seattle]
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        Sidelights on Relativity

      Methuen, London., 1922. First English edition. Translated by G.B. Jeffery and W. Perrett. Octavo. pp [iv], 56, 8 adverts. Contains two addresses, "Ether and Relativity" and "Geometry and Experience'. Spine and cover edges a little faded. Lower corners slightly bruised. Endpapers and edges spotted. Very good in the scarce and fragile dustwrapper which is good, chipped at edges, a bit rubbed, and starting to split at the joints.

      [Bookseller: Peter Ellis bookseller]
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        Za Svobodu: Obrazkova kronika ceskoslovenskeho / revolucniho hnuti na rusi / 1914 - 1920. Vydava a obrazkovou cast ridi legionar Otakar Vanek. - Hlavni spolupracovnik Br. Vojta Holecek za vrchni redakce Br. Rudolfa Medka. / Mit vielen dokumentarischen Abbildungen im Text und auf Tafeln, davon wenige in Farbe sowie einigen Karten. 4 Bände.

      Praha, Pamatniku Odboje / Nakladem Vlastnim. (1922) /1924 / 1926 / 1929. 1. Auflage. 4°. [22 : 28,5 cm]. 841, 896, 891, 900 Seiten. Marmorierte Originalhalblederbände auf 5 Scheinbünden, mit vornehmer Rückenvergoldung, Lederecken, Schmuckpapiervorsätzen, Lesebändchen und Kopfgoldschnitt. - Sehr gut erhaltene, saubere Prachtexemplare in fester Bindung und ohne Eintragungen. - Band 3 mit einer aufklappbaren mehrfarbigen Karte im Anhang [79 : 54 cm]. (Sprache: Tschechisch cs) Versand D: 4,70 EUR Bibliophilie, Dokumentation, Geschichte / History / Histoire, Illustriertes Buch, pictorial copy, Karte, Karten, Krieg, 1. Weltkrieg, Photographie, tschechische Fachliteratur

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        Geological Note on Mesopotamia with special Reference to Occurrences of Petroleum ... Published by order of the Governement of India.

      

      [Bookseller: Henry Sotheran Ltd.]
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        Der Bräutigam. Lithographie.

      Signiert "Rudolf Schlichter". Teils etwas doublierender Druck auf chamoisfarbenem Simili-Japan. 41 x 31 cm (blattgroß). Söhn HDO 72711-9. Eines von 125 Exemplaren. Blatt 9 aus: Die Schaffenden. III. Jahrgang, 3. Mappe, 1922. Mit dem Trockenstempel "Die Schaffenden". - Der deutsche Künstler Rudolf Schlichter gilt als einer der wichtigsten Vertreter der Neuen Sachlichkeit. Er studierte an der Kunstgewerbeschule in Stuttgart und an der Kunstakademie in Karlsruhe, u. a. bei Wilhelm Trübner und Hans Thoma. Schlichter unternahm mehrfach Studienreisen nach Italien und Frankreich und bekam durch seinen Malerkollegen Julius Kasper Kontakt zur Unterwelt. In Karlsruhe gehörte er zu den Mitbegründern der Gruppe Rih, übersiedelte dann nach Berlin, wo er sich der Novembergruppe, der Berliner Secession, den Berliner Dadaisten und der KPD anschloss. In den frühen 20er Jahren erschienen viele Buchillustrationen Schlichters. Sein Freundes- und Bekanntenkreis reichte von Bertolt Brecht, Sternberg, Alfred Döblin und Grosz bis hin zu Carl Zuckmayer, den er schon in Karlsruhe kennengelernt hatte. 1925 waren Werke Schlichters in der Ausstellung Neue Sachlichkeit in Mannheim zu sehen. Zwei Jahre später lernte er seine spätere Frau Elfriede Elisabeth Koehler, kennen und begann sich von der Politik abzukehren und dem Katholizismus zuzuwenden. Zu seinen Bekannten zählten nun Ernst von Salomon und die Brüder Ernst Jünger und Friedrich Georg Jünger. Unter den Nationalsozialisten wurden viele seiner Werke aus Museen entfernt und Schlichter wurde mit einem Arbeitsverbot belegt. Im Jahr 1939 zog Schlichter nach München, wo er unter anderem Kontakt zu Hans Scholl hatte, und sich der katholischen Zeitschrift Hochland anschloss. 1942 wurde Schlichter ausgebombt und verlor dabei einen Teil seiner Werke. Nach dem Krieg nahm er an der Ersten Deutschen Kunstausstellung in Dresden teil und gründete in München die Neue Gruppe. Gelegentlich arbeitete er für die satirische Zeitschrift Der Simpl. Sein Schaffen wandte sich jetzt dem Surrealismus zu. Rudolf Schlichter trat 1950 dem wiedergegründeten Deutschen Künstlerbund bei. - Die Graphik ist insgesamt sehr gut erhalten. An der oberen Blattkante mit ganz minimalen Knickspuren.

      [Bookseller: Kunstantiquariat Joachim Lührs]
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        Alexandria - A History and a Guide.

      Whitehead Morris, Alexandria., 1922. First edition. Octavo. 227 pages. Maps and plans (two folding). Map in pocket at rear. Boards. This is one of the copies mentioned by Kirkpatrick in which the plan facing page 144 has been misplaced to face page 44. A large proportion of this first edition was destroyed in a warehouse fire.Contemporary (1922) ownership inscription on front free endpaper. Front cover a bit marked. Some creasing to rear cover. Spine a bit tanned and rubbed. Very good indeed.

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        Observations on a Salmon River

      1922 - Recollections of Frank Grey Griswold. In half brown Morocco slipcase and chemise. Inscribed by the author. Ltd. edition of 250. Provenance : Charles and Jane Engelhard

      [Bookseller: The Cary Collection]
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        Mädchen vor dem Spiegel. Radierung.

      Signiert und datiert "W.R. Huth. 22". Kräftiger leuchtender Druck mit Plattenton auf Kupferdruckpapier. 24,5 x 17,6 cm, Papier: 41,2 x 29,8 cm. Söhn HDO 72711-3. Eines von 125 Exemplaren. Blatt 3 aus: Die Schaffenden, III. Jahrgang, 3. Mappe, 1922. Mit dem Trockstempel "Die Schaffenden". - Huth besucht 1904-1906 die Kunstgewerbeschule in Erfurt. 1907-1910 Lehre bei dem Hofmaler Kämmerer in Stuttgart.1920 beteiligt er sich an der Ausstellung der Freien Sezession in Berlin und schließt Freundschaft mit Karl Schmidt-Rottluff, Erich Heckel, Max Pechstein und George Grosz. Es folgen Ausstellungen in der Preußischen Akademie der Künste, bei der Berliner Sezession und dem Deutschen Künstlerbund. Nach dem Krieg kehrt Huth nach Berlin zurück und ist 1947-1957 Professor an der Hochschule für Bildende Künste Berlin. 1949 ist er ein Gründungsmitglied der Berliner Neuen Gruppe. - Zu den Blattkanten hin teilweise mit leichten Braunfleckchen. An der oberen linken Ecke mit kleinem Wasserrand. Sonst sehr gutes, breitrandiges Exemplar.

      [Bookseller: Kunstantiquariat Joachim Lührs]
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        Jacob's Room.

      Leonard & Virginia Woolf at the Hogarth Press, Richmond., 1922. First edition: one of about forty ''A Subscriber'' copies with the printed and autograph slip to this effect tipped onto the front free endpaper. Octavo. 290 pages. 14-page publishers' catalogue at rear. Mustard cloth with title label to spine.The label in this copy is inscribed by Virginia Woolf to Mrs Arnold-Forster who is better known to literary history under her maiden name Ka Cox (Katherine Laird Cox). She had been one of the more important of Rupert Brooke's lovers, with their break-up in 1912 creating such emotional turmoil in him that he fled abroad. The rift occurred early that year at Lulworth where a group of Cambridge Fabians had gathered for a reading weekend. Cox confessed her growing attraction to the painter Henry Lamb and plunged Brooke into a confusion of sexual jealousy mingled with the conviction that it was the manipulations of Lytton Strachey that had brought about this disaster. Later Brooke wrote from Cannes to Virginia Woolf, ''What tormented and crucified figures we literary people are! God! How I hate the healthy unimaginative hard shelled dilettanti, like James [Strachey] and Ka. It was a pity you couldn't come to the House Party long, long ago at Lulworth - not that you'd have enjoyed it: it was too horrible. But you might have made all the difference...'' Cox went on to marry the painter and writer Will Arnold-Forster. She died of a stroke in 1938. Ka Cox was always a close friend of Virginia Woolf, regularly appearing in the Diaries and Letters; in fact it was later in that fateful year 1912 that she nursed Woolf through one of her more devastating mental collapses.Some spotting to free endpapers. Some small snags to tail of spine. Covers a bit marked and dusty. Very good. These subscriber copies were not issued in dustwrappers.

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        Index Animalium sive index nominum quae ab A D MDCCLVIII generibus et speciebus animalium imposita sunt Sectio Secunda, 1801-1850

      London: BM(NH), 1922-1933. 33 parts: cxlviii,7056,1098, . roy. 8vo. HB. Bound in 8 vols, fine half morocco, raised bands to spines, gilt titling, hand made mabled endpapers/boards, speckled edges; each volume with ribbon marker. Original part wrappers retained at rear of each volume. Fine craft binding by 'M.M.' (Monique Macaux).. Complete in 33 parts..

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        BOISSEVAIN --- Exemplaar van de gedrukte, met de pen aangevulde, Geslachtslijst der familie Boissevain, opgesteld met medewerking van D.G. van Epen, Amsterdam 1904, 91 pag., gebonden (gedrukt in 100 ex.). Aangevuld met een groot aantal documenten en manuscripten betr. deze familie.

      O.a. knipsels, brieven, geboorte-huwelijks- en overlijdensberichten, een gedrukte necrologie van Teau de Beaufort-Boissevain (overleden 1922), brief van de gepensioneerde meesterknecht op de drukkerij van het Handelsblad E.H.J. Meeuweszen 1940 aan C.E.H. Boissevain, rede Kernkamp 1942 over Charles B., levensberichten van P.A., S.J. en Eva J. Brugmans en J.F. von Schweinitz etc. Voorts een fotoalbum betr. het huwelijk van Sacha Boissevain met L.J.P. Sullivan, 1945, aangevuld met foto's van dit echtpaar uit later jaren.M10036

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat A.G. VAN DER STEUR]
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        Au temps de Jésus-Christ. Contes populaires tchécoslovaques mis en français par... Préface de Charles Vildrac. Gravures sur bois de Joseph Šìma

      Paris, [presse de Kauffmann], 1922, in-4, non paginé, broché, couverture ocre jaune imprimée de l'éditeur, 10 illustrations à pleine page, 11 culs-de-lampe, 1 fleuron au titre et 1 à la justification, l'ensemble gravé sur bois. "Le tirage terminé, les bois ont été détruits". Un des 300 exemplaires numérotés sur Hollande (n°173). Belle publication illustrée par l'artiste tchèque Joseph Sima ( 1891-1971), réalisée très peu de temps après son arrivée à Paris en 1921. Sima obtiendra la nationalité française en 1926. Brochage faible, 3 cahiers déreliés. Exemplaire recouverte de papier plastique, collé sur les gardes avec de l'adhésif.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Alain Brieux]
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        The Australian worker

      Below title: 'An Australian Paper for Australian People'. Sydney : Australian Workers' Union, vol. 31, no. 31, Jan. 5 1922 - vol. 31, no. 26, June 28 1922, a run of 26 issues. Folio newspaper, bound in contemporary half pigskin over pebbled cloth boards (rubbed), backstrips with stamped dates, all issues bound in with original wrappers, illustrated (the most prominent artist is Will Donald), a tear to the upper section of the first page of the first issue, but clean throughout, a very well preserved run in firm contemporary bindings. Rare. This weekly newspaper superceded the bi-weekly The worker in July, 1913.

      [Bookseller: Douglas Stewart Fine Books]
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        Wilhelm Meisters theatralische Sendung. Berlin (1921). 4to. 352 S. Violetter Orig.-Maroquinbd. mit reicher Rückenvergoldung, Rückentiel u. Deckelfileten. (Signiert H. Fikentscher, Leipzig 1922).

      - Als Jahresgabe für die Mitglieder der Maximilian-Gesellschaft in 275 Exemplaren erschienen. Tadellos erhalten.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Schmidt & Günther]
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        Rembrandt-Bibel. Altes und Neues Testament. Mit 246 Abbildungen und 34 Gravüren. Herausgegeben von E.W. Bredt. Numerierte Vorzugsausgabe, zweiter Druck, in Fuenfhundert Exemplaren. Mit 34 Gravueren in Faksimile - Wiedergabe.

      No.79 / 500. Muenchen, Hugo Schmidt Verlag, 1922. Quarto. 150 pages with 34 tissue-guarded portraits. Hardcvover / Original full Vellum / Originales Ganzpergament !! Full Vellum Binding of this rare limited edition is in very good+ condition with some rubbing but firm and fully intact besides one mior defect to one of the five raised bands. The front free endpaper detached and the first two pages somewhat brittle and fraeyed (angeraendert). All the tissue-guarded gravueres in excellent condition. Sir Harry Charles Luke KCMG GCStJ (born Harry Charles Lukach) (4 December 1884 - 11 May 1969) was an official in the British Colonial Office. He served in Barbados, Cyprus, Transcaucasia, Sierra Leone, Palestine, Malta, the British Western Pacific Territories and Fiji. He is the author of some books on several of these countries. (Wikipedia)n

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        DIECI DISEGNI DEL PITTORE ANTONIO RUBINO

      DIECI DISEGNI DEL PITTORE ANTONIO RUBINO per concessione degli Stabilimenti Tipo-lito-editoriali A. Mondadori con sede in Verona Scuola d'Arte Tipografica del Comune di Bologna, 1922 Brossura cartoncino editoriale con emblema e titoli in blu 26,2 x 36,5 cm pag. 12 nn. con figure applicate a colori Stato di conservazione: OTTIMO! Figure e testi tratti da Storia del Cavalier Grifù che una volta c'era e adesso non c'è più di Carola Prosperi

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        Russland nebst Teheran, Port Arthur, Peking . Siebente Auflage.

      1922 - Leipzig, Baedeker, 1912. Small 8vo. Original flexible cloth, ornamented in blind, lettered in gilt, marbled edges; pp. lxii, 517; with 40 maps, 67 plans and 12 architectural diagrams, some of which are folding or double-page size; cloth a bit darkened and spotted in places, a few pages with light crinkling to corners, nonetheless a very good copy with contemporary Aachen bookseller's label inside front cover. This is the last German-language edition of this guide book, for the first time incorporating much new material and maps on Central Asia, Eastern Siberia and the Baltic provinces. The author was actually Ferdinand Moll, co-editor of the publishing house Baedeker, prolific author and compiler of topographical data. A large number of other Baedekers are always available in the shop. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Henry Sotheran Ltd]
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        Sinfonia in H moll. Wien den 30. Octob. 1822. [Faksimile der Handschrift].

      (München, Drei Masken 1922). - Deutsch 759. Erste Ausgabe des vollständigen Faksimiles von Schuberts Sinfonie Nr.7, die als sein berühmtestes Werk auf symphonischem Gebiet gilt. Das bald unter dem Beinamen `Unvollendete` eingebürgerte Werk ist nur als Fragment erhalten und wurde erst am 17. Dezember 1865 uraufgeführt. Die erste Veröffentlichung erschien 1867 bei Spina (Wien).Die Reinschrift wurde - so die Datierung auf dem Titelblatt - am 30. Oktober 1822 begonnen. Die beiden ersten Sätze sind vollständig aufgezeichnet. Von einem 3. Satz liegt noch eine Seite (mit neun Takten) vor, die restlichen Blätter fehlen. Der Grad der Ausarbeitung lässt jedoch vermuten, dass auch dieser Satz vollständig ausgeführt vorlag. Es handelt sich nämlich (trotz einiger Korrekturen) bei jenen 70 Seiten um eine Reinschrift, der bereits umfangreiche Arbeiten vorausgegangen sein müssen. Soweit noch erhalten, sind von diesen Aufzeichnungen sechseinhalb Seiten eines autographen Klavierparticells angehängt; es liegt hier als das damals gesamte bekannte Material zu Schuberts berühmtester Sinfonie vor. - "Der Autograph von Franz Schuberts H-moll-Sinfonie (`Unvollendete`) wurde im Auftrag des Drei Masken Verlages A.-G., München im Frühjahre 1923 erstmalig vollständig reproduziert. Diese Ausgabe enthält außer der Partitur auch die autographen Skizzen Schuberts zum ersten, zweiten und dritten Satz, soweit sie erhalten sind. Das Original der Partitur und der Skizzen liegt im Archiv der `Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde` zu Wien." (Impressum). Quer-4°. 41 Blatt (davon 39 faksimiliert). Wertvoller, blauer Lederhandeinband der Zt. auf 5 Bünden mit goldgepr. Titel auf Rücken u. Vorderdeckel, Filetenvergoldung der Zwischenbünde, goldgepr. Deckelrahmen und Innenkantenvergoldung in Klappkassette mit stummen Leinenrücken und marmorierten Überzugspapier. Lediglich Kasette etw. abgerieben u. mit einigen wenigen Kratzspuren, ansonsten tadellos und beinahe unberührt. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Löcker]
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        Magnifique dessin original à l'encre de chine avec rehauts de crayon bleu, intitulé " Les Manoeuvres ".

      - Magnifique dessin original à l'encre de chine avec rehauts de crayon bleu, intitulé " Les Manoeuvres ", signé G.Bofa. Vendu Encadré. Format 51 x 20 ( avec cadre inclus ). Au verso du dessin on trouve un tampon portant la date de 1922, ainsi que l'indication manuscrite, au crayon bleu, " à la largeur de la page ". [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Victor Sevilla]
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        SEAGULLS IN LONDON WHY THEY TOOK TO COMING TO TOWN

      [ Np.: Privately Printed by Clement Shorter, 1922. [4]pp. leaflet. Fine. First separate edition, preceding book publication. One of only twenty copies printed by Shorter, based on the essay's first appearance in the OBSERVER, 16 January 1921. It did not appear in book form until 1923, in DEAD MAN'S PLACK. Rare. PAYNE A42a.

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        Cine

      Brussels: A. Bieleveld, 1922. Original wraps. Very Good. INSCRIBED BY MAURICE WIDY IN YEAR-OF-PUBLICATION on the dedication page. A solid copy to boot of the 1922 1st edition. Tight and VG in its pictorial wrappers, with photographic paste-on to the front panel. Somewhat pronounced foxing along the panels (especially the rear panel) and light wear at the spine. Former owner name as well at the front free endpaper. Still though, very presentable. Octavo, issue #1 in the wonderful "Bibliotheque des Sciences Cinegraphiques" series, published in Brussels.

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        Max Beckmann, Kinder am Fenster, Original Radierung, signiert + limitiert

      1922 - MAX BECKMAN, Leipzig 1884 - 1950 New York, Kinder am Fenster, 1922, Kaltnadelradierung auf Japanpapier, Rechts unten mit Bleistift signiert, Links unten limitiert: XXII/XXV, Seltener Abzug auf Japanpapier, Gesamtauflage 150 Exemplare, Darstellungsgröße: 32,2 x 22,7 cm, Blattgröße: 55,5 x 44,3 cm, Rahmen: 64 x 52 cm, Werkverzeichnis Hofmaier 237, Handgefertigter Rahmen, säurefreies Passepartout, Museumsglas. Versand in Deutschland kostenlos, Europa 50,-, Welt Euro 75,-

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        Industry Map of Los Angeles Harbor and Vicinity, Los Angeles County, CA

      San Francisco, Calif.: Southern Pacific Company, rev. 1930. 1922 - Blueline print, 36" x 72", red and green pencil indicating switching limits. From Point Fermin to Hill Street and Loma Avenue, and Pacific Ocean to Wilmington District. Includes Long Beach Harbor, Diversion Channel, Long Beach, Thenard, San Pedro District. With Index to Industries, 220 listings indexed by number to map. Scale 1" = 800'.

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        Washington and the Riddle of Peace.

      New York: The Macmillan Company, 1922. First edition. Octavo, original cloth, gilt titles to the spine. Boldly signed by H.G. Wells on the half-title page. In fine condition. Scarce and desirable signed. In the wake of World War I, the victor nations came together to shape the postwar era... and in doing so, laid the ground for the next great war. That was already obvious in 1921, when H. G. Wells gathered in one volume his essays for the New York World, the Chicago Tribune, and other American and European newspapers written in reaction to what he saw and heard at the Washington Conference to organize the peace. Though known, along with Jules Verne, as one of the 19th-century fathers of science fiction, here Wells explores more down-to-earth issues, from the "problem" of Russia and Japan-and how little could hope to be accomplished at this conference without their participation-to the "economic decadence" of the world and how to arrest it. Wells' intriguing foresight shines through, making this a fascinating document of the international disaster of the World Wars.

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        Rembrandt-Bibel. Altes und Neues Testament. Mit 246 Abbildungen und 34 Gravüren. Herausgegeben von E.W. Bredt. Numerierte Vorzugsausgabe, zweiter Druck, in Fuenfhundert Exemplaren. Mit 34 Gravueren in Faksimile - Wiedergabe.

      Muenchen: Hugo Schmidt Verlag. No.79 / 500.. Full Vellum Binding of this rare limited edition is in very good+ condition with some rubbing but firm and fully intact besides one mior defect to one of the five raised bands. The front free endpaper detached and the first two pages somewhat brittle and fraeyed (angeraendert). All the tissue-guarded gravueres in excellent condition.. No.79 / 500. Muenchen, Hugo Schmidt Verlag, 1922. Quarto. 150 pages with 34 tissue-guarded portraits. Hardcvover / Original full Vellum / Originales Ganzpergament !! Full Vellum Binding of this rare limited edition is in very good+ condition with some rubbing but firm and fully intact besides one mior defect to one of the five raised bands. The front free endpaper detached and the first two pages somewhat brittle and fraeyed (angeraendert). All the tissue-guarded gravueres in excellent condition. Sir Harry Charles Luke KCMG GCStJ (born Harry Charles Lukach) (4 December 1884 - 11 May 1969) was an official in the British Colonial Office. He served in Barbados, Cyprus, Transcaucasia, Sierra Leone, Palestine, Malta, the British Western Pacific Territories and Fiji. He is the author of some books on several of these countries. (Wikipedia)

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        Over 500 Original Photographs in 6 cloth-bound 8vo albums.

      

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        Siddhartha

      Berlin: S. Fischer Verlag, 1922. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition, first printing with "erste bis sechste auflage" on the copyright page. Publisher's orange paper covered board with titles on upper board and spine stamped in brown. Very Goof with sunning to spine and top portion of covers, light rubbing to extremities and light soiling to boards. Pages are bright, previous owner name and date in ink to first blank, and erased pencil notations slightly evident to rear free end paper. A nice copy of the first edition, in the original German language.

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        Wanderung. Aufzeichnungen von Hermann Hesse.

      Berlin S Fischer 1922 - Mit farbigen Bildern vom Verfasser. 7.-10. Aufl. In-8; 117, (1) pp mit farbillustr. Titel, zahlreichen Farbtaf. und Initialen in Golddruck; farbillustr. OHPgt. (Entwurf K. E. Mende) mit Kopffarbschnitt (Deckel etwas aufgewölbt, geringfügig fleckig); vereinzelt minimal fleckig, Exlibris und Bibl.-Nr. auf Vorsatz. - Auf dem ersten weißen Blatt vier eigh. Gedichtzeilen Hesses mit Widmung und Unterschrift: "Nur die ewige Mutter bleibt, / Von der wir kamen; / Ihr spielender Finger schreibt / In die flüchtige Luft unsre Namen. / Hermann Hesse / für Grete Hermann". "Wanderung" erschien erstmals 1920. Die handschriftlichen Verse bilden den Schluss von Hesses 1919 entstandenem Gedicht "Vergänglichkeit", das in diesem Werk enthalten ist. Widmungsträgerin ist vermutlich die deutsche Mathematikerin, Physikerin, Philosophin und Pädagogin Grete Hermann (1901-1984), die bedeutende Beiträge zur Diskussion der Quantenphysik leistete.

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        The Secret Adversary.

      John Lane, the Bodley Head, 1922 - First edition. 8vo. 312pp + 4pp ads commencing with "The Mysterious Affair at Styles" as called for. Turquoise cloth with light blue lettering to spine & front board. A very good copy. Some wear to extremities but no marks of note. Neat ink name & date [1922] to front endpaper. A few small marks to endpapers. Endpapers original and unsplit. An atrractive copy. Agatha Christie's second novel and the first featuring Tommy and Tuppence. Wagstaff & Poole p.22. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Secret Adversary - First UK printing 1922

      The Bodley Head, 1922. Hardcover. Very Good. A first edition, first printing published by The Bodley Head in 1922. A very good copy without inscriptions. Some fairly heavy spotting to the prelims. Some rubbing to the edges and corners a little bumped. First issue with the advert for Christie's 'Mysterious Affair At Styles' to the rear. From the library of Percy Lubbuck with his bookplate to the front pastedown. The author's second novel and the first appearance of Tommy and Tuppence.

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books]
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        Tales of Chinatown

      London: Cassell & Co. 1922 - second printing, signed by Sax Rohmer at the front free endpaper with the inked sentiment "with all good wishes, Sept. 25, 1922"; 376 pp., original red cloth, covers rubbed and darkened, good only. Photos available upon request.

      [Bookseller: Zubal-Books]
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        Comus: Paris

      Hatchette, Paris 1922 - Copyright date 1920, limited edition this being Number 235/300. Original Vellum-back. Gilt pectoral, and lettered boards, gilt lettered spine, top edges in rough-cut gilt, other edges untrimmed; corners bumped, some edge wear, covers often lightly to moderately scuffed, spine ends a little scuffed, occasional minor dust smudging to vellum. With 24 mounted color plates, lettered tissue guards, other illustrations, pictorial endpapers. Some discoloration to half title. Text and illustrations are in near fine condition, binding is secure, a solid collectible signed Arthur Rackham illustrated Limited Edition book. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: mclin haven books [IOBA]]
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        Winston S. Churchill Signed Photograph.

      Signed photograph of Prime Minister Winston Churchill. Black and white full-length photograph of Churchill reclining in a chair at his estate Chartwell, signed in the lower border, "Winston S. Churchill." Chartwell was the country house for over forty years the home of Winston Churchill. Churchill bought the property in September 1922 and lived there until shortly before his death in January 1965. In the thirties, excluded from political office, Chartwell became the center of Churchill's world and "the most important country house in Europe". At his dining table, he gathered friends to support him in his campaigns against German re-armament and the British government's response of appeasement; in his study, he composed his speeches and wrote his books; in his garden, he built walls, constructed lakes and painted. Closed up during the Second World War, the Churchills returned to Chartwell after he lost the 1945 election. In October 1964, he left the house for the last time, dying at his London home on 24 January 1965. The photograph measures 9 inches by 10 inches. Double matted and framed. The entire piece measures 16 inches by 18 inches. Rare and desirable in such a large format. Winston S. Churchill was a British statesman who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945 and again from 1951 to 1955. He was also an officer in the British Army, a non-academic historian, a writer and an artist. He won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1953 for his overall, lifetime body of work. In 1963, he was the first of only eight people to be made an honorary citizen of the United States. Churchill was born into the family of the Dukes of Marlborough, a branch of the Spencer family. His father, Lord Randolph Churchill, was a politician who served as Chancellor of the Exchequer; his mother, Jennie Jerome, was an American socialite. As a young army officer, he saw action in British India, the Anglo-Sudan War, and the Second Boer War. He gained fame as a war correspondent and wrote books about his campaigns. At the forefront of politics for fifty years, he held many political and cabinet positions. Before the First World War, he served as President of the Board of Trade, Home Secretary, and First Lord of the Admiralty as part of Asquith's Liberal government. During the war, he continued as First Lord of the Admiralty until the Gallipoli Campaign caused his departure from government. He then briefly resumed active army service on the Western Front as commander of the 6th Battalion of the Royal Scots Fusiliers. He returned to government under Lloyd George as Minister of Munitions, Secretary of State for War, Secretary of State for Air, then Secretary of State for the Colonies. After two years out of Parliament, he served as Chancellor of the Exchequer in Baldwin's Conservative government of 1924-1929, controversially returning the pound sterling in 1925 to the gold standard at its pre-war parity, a move widely seen as creating deflationary pressure on the UK economy. Out of office and politically "in the wilderness" during the 1930s because of his opposition to increased home rule for India and his resistance to the 1936 abdication of Edward VIII, Churchill took the lead in warning about Nazi Germany and in campaigning for rearmament. At the outbreak of the Second World War, he was again appointed First Lord of the Admiralty. Following the resignation of Neville Chamberlain on 10 May 1940, Churchill became Prime Minister. His speeches and radio broadcasts helped inspire British resistance, especially during the difficult days of 1940-41 when the British Commonwealth and Empire stood almost alone in its active opposition to Adolf Hitler. He led Britain as Prime Minister until victory over Nazi Germany had been secured. After the Conservative Party suffered an unexpected defeat in the 1945 general election, he became Leader of the Opposition to the Labour Government. He publicly warned of an "Iron Curtain" of Soviet influence in Europe and promoted European unity. After winning the 1951 election, Churchill again became Prime Minister. His second term was preoccupied by foreign affairs, including the Malayan Emergency, Mau Mau Uprising, Korean War, and a UK-backed coup d'?tat in Iran. Domestically his government laid great emphasis on house-building. Churchill suffered a serious stroke in 1953 and retired as Prime Minister in 1955, although he remained a Member of Parliament until 1964. Upon his death aged ninety in 1965, Elizabeth II granted him the honor of a state funeral, which saw one of the largest assemblies of world statesmen in history.

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books]
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        The Letters of Franklin K. Lane: Personal and Political

      riverside press - B00115OMM0 1st Edition, 2nd Impression, Hardcover, no DJ, 8vo. Illustrated in B/W. Solid binding and hinges, bright text throughout, light bumping to corners, light rubbing to cover-boards, one name inscription from 1922 on title page, one chip to end-paper approx. 2cm in length on inner front hinge. Thank you for looking! [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Resourse for Art and Music Books LLC]
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        Since Cézanne.

      London: Chatto and Windus,, 1922. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to printed paper label to spine, top edge yellow, others untrimmed. Black and white photographic reproduction frontispiece and 7 similar plates. Pencil ownership inscription to front free endpaper. Spine lightly toned, minor rubbing to extremities, top edge dust toned, foxing to edges, faint offsetting to endpapers; a very good copy. First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "To The Lady Sackville, Clive Bell, July 1922". The recipient was Lady Victoria Josefa Dolores Catalina Sackville-West (1862–1936), fellow Bloomsbury group member Vita Sackville-West's mother. Lady Sackville was a close friend of the sculptor Auguste Rodin and "Sir John Murray Scott, ultimate residuary legatee of the art collector Sir Richard Wallace and owner of the Château de Bagatelle in Paris". This work is a collection of critical essays, the majority of which first appeared in The New Republic and The Athenaeum. Uncommon inscribed, with one copy traced at auction.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Rubáiyát.

      London: John Lane, The Bodley Head, , [1922]. Rendered into English verse. With decorations by Fish. Large quarto. Original paper boards patterned in orange, gilt, black, and white, black cloth backstrip, titles and decorations in gilt to spine, orange illustrated endpapers, orange page marker, top edge orange. Title page and text printed in orange and black. Colour and gilt frontispiece and 19 plates, all with tissue-guards. Contemporary gift inscription in pencil to foot of half-title. Slight wear to extremities; a very good, bright copy. First edition with the illustrations of Anne Fish (1890–1964). A "sumptuous edition of Edward FitzGerald's Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyam" (ODNB). FitzGerald's translation of the Rubáiyát was first published in 1859, anonymously and at his own expense.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Poems to Ianthe

      CRAFTSMEN OF KELLS, NEWARK, DELAWARE 1922 - General shelf wear, light soiling on cover, rubbed edges/corners, tanned pages. DATE PUBLISHED: 1922 EDITION: 41 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Princeton Antiques Bookshop]
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        Rubáiyát. Rendered into English verse. With decorations by Fish.

      London: John Lane, The Bodley Head, [1922] - Large quarto. Original paper boards patterned in orange, gilt, black, and white, black cloth backstrip, titles and decorations in gilt to spine, orange illustrated endpapers, orange page marker, top edge orange. Contemporary gift inscription in pencil to foot of half-title. Slight wear to extremities; a very good, bright copy. Title page and text printed in orange and black. Colour and gilt frontispiece and 19 plates, all with tissue-guards. First edition with the illustrations of Anne Fish (1890–1964). A "sumptuous edition of Edward FitzGerald's Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyam" (ODNB). FitzGerald's translation of the Rubáiyát was first published in 1859, anonymously and at his own expense. Potter 118. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Three Men and a Maid [The Girl on the Boat]

      304, [13] pp. 8vo. A novel by the popular British humorist best known for his characters Jeeves and Psmith. This title was originally published as The Girl on the Boat in the U.K., and the title was changed for the U.S. release.KEYWORDS: LITERATURE FICTION P.G. WODEHOUSE HUMOR Includes scarce jacket. Mottled discoloration of boards, 1 inch chip from jacket base and minimal loss from corners, small sticker removal mark and faint nickel sized stain on front panel, ink date on front endpaper. New York: A.L. Burt Company, 1922. Reissue. Collectible; Good/Good.

      [Bookseller: Yesterday's Muse, ABAA, ILAB, IOBA ]
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