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        THE INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION FOR A NEW ADMINISTRATION BUILDING FOR THE CHICAGO TRIBUNE MCMXXII: CONTAINING ALL THE DESIGNS SUBMITTED IN RESPONSE TO THE CHICAGO TRIBUNE'S $100,000 OFFER COMMEMORATING ITS SEVENTY FIFTH ANNIVERSARY, JUNE 10, 1922

      The Tribune Co. Chicago (), 1923. Hardcover. Very Good. 5 p., 103, [2] p. incl. illus., plates, ports. front., 281 pl. 32 cm. 4to. Woven burlap boards. Gilt lettering on front cover and spine. Splitting starting on front board. Minimal shelfwear. Clean, unmarked pages. Please feel free to view our photographs. <br><br> Contents: Introduction.; Program of the competition; Report of the jury of award; Biographies of the prize winners; Architects awarded honorable mention; Architects who submitted designs by nations, Alphabetically, In the order in which the designs were received; The prize winners

      [Bookseller: SequiturBooks]
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        Barreau français. Collection des chefs-d'Oeuvres de l'éloquence judicaire en France.

      Panckoucke 1923 - RO20005262: 10 tomes. 1 ére série. Fleurons et roulette dorés sur dos. Tome 1: 470 pages. Procès d'Enguerrand de Marigny. Omer Talon: Affaire Gabriel Girard et sa femme. Denys Talon: Affaire de M de Calvière et de MM Dubosc. Lemaistre: Réclamation d'état, Validité d'un mariage soutenue. Patru: Privilège de l'université, Refus de sépulture, demande tendant ç contraindre une veuve à faire les frais des oursuite de l'assassin de son mari. Erard: Testament contesté sous pretexte de différence de religion, Affaire du Duc de Mazarin contre son épouse, Appel comme d'abus d'un mariage contracté sans l'assentissement des parents. Gillet: Plaidoyer en faveur d'enfants mineurs contre leur aïeule maternellle qui contestait la valadité du mariage de leur mère. Fragments d'un plaidoyer contre l'abesse de Saint-Pierre de Lyon en faveur de parents qui refusaient de consentir à la profession religieuse de leur fille mineure. Tome 2: 560 pages.Pelisson: Discours au roi pour le surintédant Foucquet. Mathieu Terrasson: Pour le Sieur de Coursailles. Cochin: Pour les religieuses de Maubuisson, Pour les enfants du prince de Montbélliard. D'Aguesseau: Cause du Sieur de la Pivardière, Cause du Sieur Bouillerot de Vinantes, Question d'état résolue en faveur des enfants du Sieur Desnotz. Mannory: Pour le sieur Herbot Bessel. Tome 3: 520 pages.Barbier d'Aucourt: Premier mémoire pour Jacques Lebrun, second mémoire pour le même. Montesquieu: Discours de rentrée du parlement de Bordeaux en 1725. Dupatry: Mémoire justificatif pour trois hommes condamné à la roue. Séguier: Réquisitoire contre le mémoire pour les trois hommes condamnés à la roue. Tome 4: 536 pages. Loyseau de Mauléon: Mémoire pour le Marquis des brosses, contre la dame de la Breuille de Chantresat, son épouse, Plaidoyer pour Jean-Jacques Pilleron, écolier au collège de Montaigu contre Claude-Louise Lebon, veuve de Pierre Boucher porteur d'eau, Mémoire pour le sieur Daix contre le sieur Vattier, Mémoire pour la demoiselle Alliot con. La librairie Le-livre offre aux clients AbeBooks 10% de réduction sur l'ensemble de son catalogue. Prix d'origine : 999 EUR. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Early Iron Age Inhabited Site at All Cannings Cross Farm, Wiltshire. A Description of the Excavations, and Objects found, by Mr. and Mrs. B.H. Cunnington, 1911 - 1922

      Devizes: George Simpson & Co., 1923. 1st ed., 1923. Folio. 204 pp. Illustrated with 53 plates including a fold-out site map. Bound in the original blue cloth. Tipped onto the front free endpaper is a 15 line written note to Sir Arthur Keith which reads: "Feb. 12 1924 | Dear Sir ArthurKeith | I am sending herewith a copy of the | published account of the | All Cannings Cross Site, | which we hope you will | kindly accept as a token | of our gratitude for the | help you gave in| reporting on the humna | remains. | Believe m | yours very truly | M. E. Cunnington." Arthur Keith&#39;s report is found on pages 41 - 42 of the book. Sir Arthur Keith (February 5, 1866 &#150; January 7, 1955) was a Scottish anatomist and anthropologist, who became a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England and Hunterian Professor and conservator of the Hunterian Museum of the Royal College of Surgeons in London (not to be confused with the Hunterian Museum Glasgow Scotland; the two were founded by brothers). A leading figure in the study of human fossils, he became President of the Royal Anthropological Institute. The latter role stimulated his interest in the subject of human evolution, leading to the publication of his book A New Theory of Human Evolution, in which he supported the idea of group selection. A 1" tear at the bottom of the front spinal gutter and some wear at the extremities, else a tight very good book.. Inscribed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket.

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        VISIBLE AND INVISIBLE

      London: Hutchinson and Co., n.d.. [1923]. original blue cloth, front panel stamped in black and blind, spine panel stamped in black.. A few light edge rubs, spine panel a bit darkened, a nearly fine. copy. Uncommon in such nice condition. (#135706). First edition. Collection of short horror fiction; twelve stories including "The Horror Horn" and the vampire story "Mrs. Amworth." "Probably Benson&#39;s most famous collection." - Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 142. Ashley, Who&#39;s Who in Horror and Fantasy Fiction, pp. 31-2. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 3-17. Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 31. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 3-17. Wilson, Shadows in the Attic, p. 67. Bleiler (1978), p. 21. Reginald 01137.

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        The Waste Land

      Richmond: by Leonard and Virginia Woolf at the Hogarth Press 1923 - First English edition, first state. One of approximately 460 copies printed by Leonard and Virginia Woolf at The Hogarth Press. A near fine copy, in the publisher's blue marbled paper boards, with some discoloration along the top edges, usual rubbing, wear to the corners, some spotting on the endpapers and a hint of spotting throughout, with a former owner's bookplate pasted inside the front cover, with a red ownership stamp inside on the first endpaper, spine is fragile and dimmed with some chipping, but unbroken, unusual in this condition especially with the paper spine intact, overall an attractive copy. Beginning with the line "April is the cruellest month," "The Waste Land" is melancholy modernist poem about the decline of modern European society, broken into five parts, each of which refers to a different scene and speaker. Considered one of the most important poems of the twentieth century. Gallup A6b, Woolmer 28. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Journal of the Royal United Service Institution

      28 - London - Royal United Service Institution 1923 - A collection of academic journals on international defence from the 1920s. Containing: Volume LXVIII: February to November 1923Volume LXIX: February to November 1924Volume LXX: February to November 1925Volume LXXI: February to November 1926Volume LXXII: February to November 1927Volume LXXIII: February to November 1928Illustrated throughout with33 folding plates, and forty-nine coloured andmonochrome photographic plates (collated complete). RUSI Journal is published six times a year. It contains:- ten to twelve timely and policy-relevant articles on contemporary defence and security matters- two to four scholarly studies on military history subjects- book reviews and essays on film, art and mediaCondition: In half-roan bindings with marbled boards. Externally, generally smart, though a little rubbed. Internally, firmly bound. Ink stamps of previous to front free-endpaper. Pages are bright, though with some scattered instances of foxing. With some substantial loss to one plate in volume LXX. Overall: VERY GOOD. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books PBFA]
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        Britain's Life Boats the Story of a Century of Heroic Service ( Limited Signed By Edward The Prince of Wales )

      Hodder and Stoughton, London 1923 - This copy Limited to 1000 copies, signed by Edward The Prince of Wales. Collation, x[[6], 279pp, illustrated. Bound in original publishers cream cloth. Cloth light dust or dirt marked. Binding in very good condition. Internally, number in ink on free endpaper, ( probably shelf number ). Pages and illustrations in vey good clean condition. A very nice copy. A12

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        LE PETIT PIERRE.

      - A Paris, les éditions d&#146;art Devambez, 1923. In-8 demi-maroquin vert bronze à coins, dos lisse richement orné de décors dorés et à froid et de filets dorés, couverture illustrée conservée, 289pp. Très bel ouvrage tiré à 585 exemplaires, illustré de 10 EAUX-FORTES ORIGINALES EN COULEURS DE PIERRE BRISSAUD; l&#146;un des 50 sur Japon impérial (n°25) enrichi d&#146;une suite en couleurs des eaux-fortes, une suite en noir et une suite des couleurs; première édition illustrée, (Monod, 4932). Superbe reliure signée YSEUX, successeur de Thierry-Simier; malgré le dos insolé (couleur brune) et un léger frottement.

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        The Prospects of Industrial Civilisation

      London: George Allen & Unwin,, 1923. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles and rules in yellow. With the dust jacket. An excellent copy in the spine-tanned jacket split at the front joint. First edition, first impression of the book produced in collaboration between Bertrand and his second wife Dora, inspired by their separate (but simultaneous) visits to Bolshevik Russia in 1920. The book examines the nature of industry and machinery in shaping mankind&#39;s future both politically and philosophically. This copy is from the library of Russell&#39;s friend and publisher Stanley Unwin, and includes, laid in, a revealing and involved 1982 typed letter signed from Dora Russell addressed to Rayner Unwin, in which she responds to Unwin&#39;s rejection of "my Machine Age book" (which was eventually published the following year by Routledge & Kegan Paul as "Religion of the Machine Age"). In the letter she makes a strident claim concerning the present book, that "If it had not been for my insights about industrialism in 1920, the book ... would not have been written. It was very much my book, we issued it as joint and I left the actual writing to Bertie. Incidentally, for years after the divorce, he did me out of half of the royalties".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Fior d'Amaranto altisonante su l'ali del vento ti giunga l'eco del nostro rimpianto: di Cotorniano manca l'ornamento, manca d'Amelia il purissimo incanto

      [1923 - 1925 circa]Disegno a matita su carta, mm.350x500, eseguito da Giacomo Balla, dedicato ad Amelia Ambron. Giacomo Balla, qui protagonista della prima stagione futurista, conosce Amelia Almagià Ambron (1877 - post 1937), madre di Emilio, negli anni successivi alla Prima guerra mondiale. A partire da quel momento ha inizio un rapporto che condurrà l'artista a soggiornare più volte (nel'23 e nel'25) nella tenuta degli Ambron a Cotorniano, nella campagna senese. Nel corso di quel periodo Balla diventa il maestro del giovane e talentuoso Emilio e, dal 1926 al 1929, ricevuto lo sfratto, troverà ospitalità insieme alla sua famiglia nella Villa Ambron ai Parioli (Roma).

      [Bookseller: Taberna Libraria]
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        Passage du poète *

      Chez l'auteur, Lausanne (11.1923). - Reliure de Jacques Menétrey en demi parchemin, dos titré or, plats marbrés, couverture conservée. Exemplaire un peu massicoté mais qui conserve le bel avantage d'un envoi de l'auteur, peu habituel sur cet ouvrage, à la date de 1928 en recyclant la signature de la justification originelle antérieure de cinq ans.Autre volume broché et seulement paraphé sur demande.Ou encore, le carré de soie du Verseau accompagné du fascicule de Gustave Roud, dans une mise en boîte qui reprend l'un des motifs gravés par Robert Héritier pour cet exceptionnel foulard littéraire.Non pas méconnu: inconnu ![Bringolf 30] Édition originale A. L'un des 200 exemplaires de tête numérotés sur Fabriano, numérotés et signés par l'auteur, outre quelques volumes de passe qui ne le sont pas.

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        Fombombo

      The Century Company, New York 1923 - First edition. Contemporary owner name, near fine in a very good plus dustwrapper, illustrated by J. Clinton Shepherd, with a small chip at the crown and a couple of short tears. A lovely copy of this comic romance set in Venezuela, by the author of *Clues of the Caribbees* and the Pulitzer Prize winning novel *The Store*. Rarely found in this condition. See this book in 3D on our site. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Whose Body?

      New York: Boni and Liveright,, 1923. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine and upper board in dark blue. Pencilled ownership inscription to front free endpaper. Spine rolled and faded, scratch to upper board, contents toned. A very good copy. First edition, first printing of Sayer&#39;s first detective novel, in which she introduces Lord Peter Wimsey. Preceding the UK edition published in the same year. Uncommon.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Zur affinen Feldtheorie

      Berlin: W. Gruyter, 1923 Book. Fine. Soft cover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Offprint from: Sitzungsberichte der Preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften. 4to (254x183 mm). Publisher&#39;s wrappers. A fine and fresh copy of the rare offprint. ---- <br><br> Weil *132; Schilpp--Shields 171; Alicke 113; Norman 698; Boni 141 - First edition. Marked with an asterisk by Weil, denoting a major paper. Einstein&#39;s attempts to formulate a unified field theory stemmed from his dissatisfaction with the general relativity theory, which did not adequately incorporate the electromagnetic field into the geometry of space-time. In 1918 Hermann Weyl had begun investigating the possibility of constructing a unified field theory preserving the dimensionality of space-time while formally altering its geometry, making it a special case of the class known as affine geometries. Einstein&#39;s first investigation of Weyl&#39;s ideas, published in the present paper, introduced the notion of distant parallelism; however Einstein later rejected Weyl&#39;s theory..

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        Paula Hertwig1889-1983 A pioneer in radiation genetics 18 offprints one signed

      various, 1923-1959. PAPERBACK. Der bisherige Stand der erbananalytischen Untersuchungen an huhnern offprint from Zeitschrift fur induktive Abstammungs- und Vererbungslehre Band XXX 1923. Inscribed presentation copy signed by Paula Hertwig. * Full list available. Most in very good condition. Few have name of Paula Hertwig in ink on cover as indentification, one has stain. Rare books make Fine Gifts. Shipped in new box. Free tracking USA. Quality, Value, Experience. . Very Good.

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        ETCHINGS AND DRYPOINTS BY FRANK W. BENSON. Volume 3 (of 4)

      Houghton Mifflin, Boston 1923 - Folio (9" x 12-1/2") bound in linen-backed boards; xxii, 100 pages. Copy #258 of 525 numbered copies with an ORIGINAL SIGNED ETCHING by Benson bound in at the front. Illustrated with detailed information about Benson's work. In the scarce dustwrapper which other than a thumb-sized chip at the head is in very nice condition. Fine in a Near Fine dustwrapper and quite uncommon as such [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent, est. 1987, ABAA, ILAB]
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        Companion Volume.

      1923.] 1923 - First edition. 8vo., original brown printed 'yapp' wrappers. Paris, Contact Editions. No date - [ Signed by the author on the front free endpaper. This is one of the first two (if not the first) publication from McAlmon's own Contact editions, formed soon after he moved to Paris in 1921. Slight creasing to the spine and some wear to the head of spine, otherwise a near fine copy.

      [Bookseller: Maggs Bros. Ltd ABA ILAB BA]
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        Physiologie du goût

      Paris, Louis Carteret 1923 - 2 vol. grand in-8, demi-maroquin rouge à coins, dos orné de de guirlandes finement mosaïquées de fleurs et feuilles, couv. cons., tête dorée (reliure signée F. et M. Maligne), IV-259 pp. pour le vol. 1; IV-258 pp. pour le vol. 2 UN DES 75 EXEMPLAIRES DE TETE SUR JAPON, enrichi de l'UNE DES 25 SUITES A PART SUR JAPON, sur un tirage total de 375 ex. Une des plus belles éditions de la Physiologie du goût. TRES BEL EXEMPLAIRE. ENVOI AUTOGRAPHE SIGNE de l&#146;éditeur au Dr. Bontemps Ouvrage illustré de 33 compositions d&#146;Henri Pille, gravées par Louis Monziès et de 34 compositions de Maurice Leloir, gravées par Louis Boisson

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        NEW HAMPSHIRE. A POEM WITH NOTES AND GRACE NOTES. WOODCUTS BY J. J. LANKES

      New York: Henry Holt, 1923. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+ binding. Signed. This is #132 of 350 copies, Signed by Frost on the limitation page. Quite a nice copy, with just a trace of very light silverfishing to the front board. Two pages (10 and 11) have some faint offsetting from an old newspaper clipping. The binding is tight and square. There are no marks of any kind. The first appearance of "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening.". Large 8vo. Very Good+ binding.

      [Bookseller: Black Swan Books, Inc.]
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        Jacob's Room

      hardcover. fine. 303pp., thick 8vo, rebound in full gold morocco; simple gilt-ruled and lettered spine with raised bands, marbled endpapers, t.e.g. N.Y.: Harcourt, Brace and Company, (1923). Early American edition. A fine copy.

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        THE WARES OF THE MING DYNASTY

      London: Benn Brothers, Ltd., 1923. 240pp. text (including bibliogr. and index) with 128 illustrations and 11 colour plates. Descriptions on opposite protective tissue papers. * Copy bound in brown cloth with gilt title (binding lower front edge has very small defect over half a centimeter) This edition is a second (unnumbered) impression of 500 copies only. ** In very good condition (no inscriptions, no stickers - only very mild marginal foxing to endpapers and some text pages ). SHIPPING (airmail): Europe 22.00 - Overseas 34.50 euros (book weights over 2 kgs.). After ordering you will be asked to accept the higher mailing ! . CLOTHBOUND. FINE. 28.5X23.5.

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        The Works. Memorial Edition

      New York: Charles Scribner&#39;s Sons,, 1923&#150;26. 24 volumes, octavo. Handsome contemporary navy half morocco, spines gilt in compartments, blue cloth sides with gilt rules, marbled endpapers and top edges gilt. Title pages printed in red and black. Each volume with engraved or photogravure frontispiece. Trivial offsetting from the turn-ins but a superb set in excellent condition. Memorial Edition, number 135 of 1,000 sale copies (a further 50 were for presentation), signed by Edith Kermit Roosevelt, wife of Theodore, on the limitation leaf. A fabulous set in a fine contemporary binding.

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        The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

      New York: Harper, 1923. hardcover. fine. 4 charming sepia illustrations with lettered tissue guards, 8vo, handsomely rebound in 3/4 tan morocco, marbled boards, dark green spine labels, ornately gilt spine, t.e.g. New York: Harper & Bros., 1923. A fine copy. Mississippi Edition

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        Barock-Bozzetti Complete in 4 Volumes

      Frankfurt am Main : Frankfurter Verlags-Anstalt, A: Frankfurt am Main : Frankfurter Verlags-Anstalt, A.G., , 1923. Published between 1923-1925. Complete in 4 volumes. 1. Italienische Bildhauer = Italian sculptors -- v. 2. Italienische Bildhauer = Italian sculptors -- v. 3. Niederla¨ndische und franzo¨sische Bildhauer = Netherlandish & Franch sculptors -- v. 4. Deutsche Bildhauer = German sculptors.Collation, 166[1]pp, 126[1]pp, 144[1]pp, 169[1]pp, illustrated throught with 295 black & white plates.Bound in original quarter vellum, with marble boards. Bindings rubbed on edges with some minor abrasion wear or marks, some minor loss, library number on each spine, a few small nicks. Generally bindings in good solid condition. Internally, library stamps throughout, mainly to verso of illustrations, ( i. e. not on the illustrated side ), illustrations are free of stamps. Pages and illustrations in very good clean condition throughout. Generally a good clean solid set. These volumes were part of reserve stock, so not on the lending list., so not heavily used.Books measure 13 1/2 x 10 inches.A35 . Deutsch-englische Ausg. = English-German. Very Good. Small Folio.

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        Humours of Golf

      London: Methuen & Co. Ltd.,, 1923. Large quarto. Original pictorial boards printed in red, green and black, titles to spine in black. With the pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated throughout by the author. Some minor spotting throughout, contemporary gift inscription to front free endpaper, boards somewhat dusty, short splits at spine ends but a decent enough copy in the exceedingly scarce dust jacket which has a design not otherwise featured in the book. The jacket is rather dusty with a few minor chips and two longish tears with some associated creasing. First edition, first impression.

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        Fantasia of the Unconscious

      London: Martin Secker,, 1923,. Octavo. Original burgundy cloth, white title label to spine lettered in red. With the dust jacket. Partial tanning to endpapers, and one corner nicked, otherwise a fine copy in the dust jacket with tanned spine panel and some paper tape reinforcement. First UK edition. Published in the preceding year in New York by Thomas Seltzer, Inc. Along with his 1921 book, "Psychoanalysis of the Unconscious", this work critiques a number of basic Freudian psychoanalytical tenets in proposing Lawrence&#39;s own view of the psyche. The Seltzer dust jacket advertised this work in bold terms, calling it "a remarkable statement of the philosophy of D. H. Lawrence ... an important work, vital to every man and woman. The best of Mr. Lawrence&#39;s extraordinary genius has gone into the making of this book. It will arose heated discussion ... In our opinion it is the most important work that has appeared since the publication of Nietzche&#39;s "Zarathustra".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Physiologie du goût. Nouvelle édition illustrée

      Carteret 1923 2 volumes in-4 (255 x 168 mm), maroquin marron à grain long, dos lisse et plats ornés de motifs gastronomiques inspirés de la couverture, filets sur les coupes, dentelle intérieure, tranches dorées, couverture et dos conservés, étui (reliure signée Randeynes). Belle édition illustrée d'un portrait de l'auteur d'après Stanley, et de compositions par Henri Pille et Maurice Leloir, gravées à l'eau-forte par Louis Monziès et Léon Boisson. Tirage limité à 375 exemplaires numérotés, un des 75 sur Japon, et l'un des 25 contenant une suite (N° 55). (très bel exemplaire malgré le dos infimement passé). // 2 quarto volumes (255 x 168 mm), brown long-grained morocco, smooth spine and covers richly decorated with gastronomic tooling inspired from the soft cover, fillets on turns-in, dentelle inside, gilt edges, slipcase (binding signed Randeynes). Nice edition illustrated with a portrait after Stanley, and compositions by Henri Pille and Maurice Leloir, etched by Louis Monziès and Léon Boisson. Limited printing of 375 numbered copies, one of the 75 on Japan paper, and one of the 25 containing a suite (Nr 55). (very fine copy despite the spine slightly faded).

      [Bookseller: Librairie Henri Picard & Fils]
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        Mark Brandenburg. 30 Originalradierungen von Georg Fritz mit einem Geleitwort von Dr. Willy Kurth.

      Willy Weise (1923), Berlin - Imperial-Folio. 3 Bl. Text, 1 w. Bl. u. 30 Bl. Orig.-Radierungen in OHpgt.-Mappe m. goldgeprägt. Deckelillustration. Nr. 13 von 60 num. Exemplaren. Alle 30 Blätter sind vom Künstler numeriert u. signiert. - Vollmer 2,167 erwähnt 30 Radierungen von Georg Fritz (1894-1967). Das vorliegende Exemplar trägt einen Zwischentitel, der 60 Radierungen nennt und hs. mit "2. Folge" bezeichnet ist. - Beginnt mit "Märkische Dorfstraße" u. enthält u.a. die Schlösser in Berlin, Cüstrin, Cöpenick, Dobrilugk, Sorau, Schwedt u. Wiesenburg, den Park von Sanssouci, Ansichten aus Alt-Döbern, Brandenburg, Jüterbog, Mittenwalde, Schwedt, Landschaftsbilder etc. - Die Mappe stärker berieben, Überzugspapier stellenweise fehlend, innen Tasche abgelöst.Titelbl. gebräunt. Seidenpapiere nicht alle vorhanden. Die Taf. nur am äußersten Rande etw. abgegriffen. Teilweise Bräunung durch Abklatsch d. Seidenpapiere. - Sehr schöne Radierungen. gr. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Lebt Gott oder ist Gott tot?: Sieben populäre Vorträge zur gemeinverständlichen wissenschaftlichen Einführung in die Frage aller Fragen. Hier in 7 Heften komplett und ein Beiheft `Stimmen der Presse`.,

      Reichenberg, Verein für einheitliche Weltanschauung, 1923 - 8°, zusammen 244 Seiten, 1. Vom Glauben und Wissen. / 2. Die beiden Weltanschauungs-Grundprinzipe. / 3. Beweisreise. / 4. Von der Induktion. / 5. Vom Wunder. / 6. Die Brücke der Erkenntnis. / 7. Von Übergang und Untergang. / 8. Stimmen der Presse. Dieses Heft mit 20 Seiten. Zusammen 8 Hefte inneliegend in betitelten OLeinenschuber dieser beschädigt sonst sehr guter Zustand - 1923. Sehr selten ! b72064 Sprache: de [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Jane Eyre

      Paris: L&#39;Imprimerie Nationale de France,, 1923. Folio (383 × 278 mm). Contemporary brown morocco by Durst, titles to spine gilt, 5 raised bands, turn-ins elaborately gilt, brown silk doublures and free endpapers, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Housed in the publisher&#39;s marbled slipcase. 17 lithographs by Ethel Gabain. Spine just a little faded. A superb copy. First Gabain edition, first impression, one of only 495 numbered copies and handsomely bound. This beautiful edition of Jane Eyre was commissioned by the French collector Edmond Paix, and loosely inserted into this copy is a typed letter signed from Paix to a friend, Monsieur Deltour, explaining that he has had Jane Eyre printed and that he would be happy to send along a copy.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Alice im Spiegelland. Deutsch von Helene Scheu-Riesz. Ausstattung von Uriel Birnbaum

      Wien/Lpz./New York, Sesam Vlg. 1923.. gr.-8°. 121 (3) S. Mit ill. Tit. u. 12 ganszeit. farblithogr. Illustr. v. Uriel Birnbaum. OLn. Mit Goldpräg. Kanten schwach berieb.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Burgverlag]
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        Siegfried et le Limousin.

      Prix Balzac 1923. Paris: Les Arts et le Livre 1926. With engravings by Hermine David. 284 pp. Limited to 815 copies. Bound uncut with orig. wrappers and top edge gilt in nice contemporary halfleather gilt on spine. Binding signed Jakob Baden.. Copy no. 536 of 725 on papier de Rives.Collection des prix littéraires

      [Bookseller: Peter Grosell's Antikvariat]
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        La Festa. Rivista settimanale illustrata della famiglia italiana. Direz. letteraria Giovanni Papini. Direz. artistica Guido Marussig.

      Subject: (Riviste - Arte). Bologna, fasc. con cop. ill. quasi sempre a col. (dis. di Marussig, Dudovich, Cisari, Sinopico, ecc.), cad. di pp. 48, con num. ill. Disponiamo di : A. I, 1923, n 1 (dicembre) - A. II, 1924, n 1, dal n 5 al n 19, 33, 34, 35, 37, 42, 51 - A. III, 1923, annata completa di 52 numeri - A. VII, n 7.

      [Bookseller: LIBRERIA PIANI]
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        Il Futurismo. Rivista sintetica illustrata mensile. Direttore F. T. Marinetti. 1° maggio 1923. n. 6

      Milano 1923 - Rivista cm. 23 x 29; 4 pagine; in prima pagina: L'Impero Italiano. A Benito Mussolini Capo della Nuova Italia, elogio dell'impero coloniale, di Marinetti, Mario Carli, Settimelli (dove si ribadisce il manifesto a Tripoli Italiana dell'ottobre 1911); in seconda, terza e quarta pagina: L'Inegualismo, elogio dell'ineguaglianza di F. T. Marinetti. In quarta pagina, in fine, invito a visitare la grande sala futurista di Depero alla mostra internazionale d'arte di Monza. Segni di piegature con difettini lungo le pieghe centrali, è comunque buon esemplare di questa rarissima rivista.

      [Bookseller: Libri Antichi e Rari di A. Castiglioni]
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        Antic Hay.

      Chatto & Windus, London - Handsomely rebound in full tan morocco, raised bands on spine., untrimmed. London: Chatto & Windus, 1923. First Edition. A fine copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Argosy Book Store, ABAA, ILAB]
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        Staatliches Bauhaus Weimar 1919-1923

      Munich: Bauhaus Verlag, 1923. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. decorated boards. Very good in a fine acrylic and aluminum slipcase/No Dust Jacket. 235 pages. 24.5 x 25 cm. Limited edition, one of 2000 copies in German from a total edition of 2600, the additional 300 each printed in German and Russian were never published. Important overview of the Bauhaus movement during this period. There are nine original lithographs -- by Bayer, Marcel Breuer, Hirschfield Mach, and others, some in color, plus numerous text illustrations. Typographic design by Moholy-Nagy, who began running the photography course in 1923 prompting experimentation in European modernist photography, cover design by Herbert Bayer with contributions by Gropius, Kandinsky, Lyonel Feininger, Schlemmer, Itten, Georg Muche, Lothar Schreyer, Paul Klee and others. Interior contents clean, text portion uniformly if modestly browned, boards bright, small chips to lower spine.

      [Bookseller: Royoung bookseller, Inc.]
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        Edouard Manet

      Waldmann, Emil. Berlin, Cassirer, 1923. Bound In the original half vellum with corners, Glit title in front cover and spine. Many plates and illustrations in black & white. 134 p. DELUXE edition, with two etchings by Manet, "Berthe Morisot" and "Baudelaire de Profilen Chapeau", and a woodcut in sepia and black ink, "Olympia", after Manet drawing. Very good condition.

      [Bookseller: Marninart, Inc (ABAA-ILAB)]
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        Der heiligen Bücher des alten Bundes zweiter Teil: Die ersten Propheten

      Erich Reiss Berlin 1923 - Berlin. Erich Reitz 1923.Einmalige Monumentalausgabe in 300 Ex. 175 Seiten Bütten. Dreifarbiger Druck. Zweifarbige Initialen. Kapitelanfänge mit reichem farbigen und goldenen Buchschmuck., 32 x 23 (cm). Reicher Volledereinband mit prächtigem kalten Druck; Kopfgoldschnitt; Einband leicht berieben; Einriss am oberen und unteren Teil des Gelenkes; Text in tadellosem Zustand; [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Wares of the Ming Dynasty

      Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1923 - One of a limited edition of 1500 numbered copies, printed on rag paper and bound in art canvas. Small folio, xvi + 240pp. Prpfusely illustrated, with 50 plates in color and in black & white, each with captioned tissue guard. Hardcover, bound in original lilac buckram over bevelled boards with gilt lettering to spine and gilt vignette to upper board. In very good condition. Binding and hinges are intact and firm. Contents are crisp, clean, and unmarked. No signs of prior ownership. Light foxing to front endpaper and to edge of text block. Minor rubbing to board corners and spine ends. Gilt remains sharp and bright. A very handsome copy overall. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Black Letter Books, LLC.]
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        THE WARES OF THE MING DYNASTY

      London: Benn Brothers, Ltd., 1923. 240pp. text (including bibliogr. and index) with 128 illustrations and 11 colour plates. Descriptions on opposite protective tissue papers. * Copy bound in brown cloth with gilt title (binding lower front edge has very small defect over half a centimeter) This edition is a second (unnumbered) impression of 500 copies only. ** In very good condition (no inscriptions, no stickers - only very mild marginal foxing to endpapers and some text pages ). SHIPPING (airmail): Europe 22.00 - Overseas 34.50 euros (book weights over 2 kgs.). After ordering you will be asked to accept the higher mailing ! . CLOTHBOUND. FINE. 28.5X23.5.

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        Danseuses sur fil de fer *

      (Atelier de Mont-Repos, Lausanne 1923). - Eau-forte originale 21 x 16, signée et justifiée "hors série" à l'encre sépia, sous cadre à fine baguette dorée à la feuille 56 x 42. Rare planche de la série des (10) "Scènes de la vie de cirque", thème qui fascinait manifestement l'artiste et qui a donné lieu à cet album tiré à 40 exemplaires sur Vélin van Gelder. Nous en recherchons un de complet, désespérément, depuis une bonne dizaine d'années.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Oh 7e Ciel]
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        La Sultane Daoulah *

      Mornay, Paris 1923. - Broché 22 x 18, couverture rempliée illustrée couleur et rehaussée d'or. Dos à peine insolé. L'un des 100 exemplaires numérotés et réimposés sur Hollande. Charmant volume orientaliste, soigneusement typographié avec cadres et décors bicolores en titres, bandeaux et culs-de-lampe.

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        Humours of Golf

      Methuen 1923 - 1st edition 1st impression hardback. Book in nice bright condition with previous owner's name neatly written on front endpaper, covers lightly soiled, missing half of back strip. A very rare album of golfing cartoons. Not a book club edition, ex library or a remainder. Scans available on request. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Mungobooks]
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