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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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        A Companion Volume

      Contact Publishing Co., [Paris, 1923 - [One of c.200 copies]. Printed by Darantière in Dijon Slightly darkened throughout and wrappers somewhat creased and worn, particularly at backstrip which is slightly rolled, otherwise a nice copy . With the contemporary "Shakespeare and Company" bookshop label on the verso of the lower wrapper The successor to the author’s A Hasty Bunch, [1921], containing eleven stories. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bertram Rota Ltd]
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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’éditeur au Dr. Bontemps Ouvrage illustré de 33 compositions d’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.

      [Bookseller: Argosy Book Store ]
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        Der Schweinehirt., Illustriert von Einar Nerman.

      Wiesbaden: Pestalozzi Verlags-Anstalt, (1923). - 22 unpaginierte Seiten mit 10 ganzseitigen farbigen Illustrationen zum gegenüberstehenden Text, der in gezeichnetem Rahmen mit wechselnden Fußvignetten und Kopfillustrationen steht. Doderer/Müller 730. Der schwedische Maler, Zeichner, Karikaturist, Reklamekünstler und Illustrator E. Nermann (geb. 1888) studierte 1909/1910 in Paris bei Matisse, veröffentliche u. a. im Figaro, Dame und Pan, und ging später nach Hollywood und New York. Vgl. Vollmer III, 470. Illustrationen im Stil des Art Deco. - Einband nur gering berieben, feiner Wasserfleck auf Vorderdeckel, Rücken mit minimalen Läsuren, sonst und im Ganzen außen gut erhalten. ExLibris auf vorderem Vorsatz (über der Mittel-Illustration), geschwärzter Name (ca 2 x 6 cm) rechts unten auf vorderem fliegendem, und hinterem Vorsatz, sonst innen sehr gut erhaltenes und sauberes Exemplar. * * * Achtung. Wichtiger Hinweis * * * Derzeit eingehende Anfragen und Bestellungen können wohl erst ab Mittwoch, dem 23. Oktober 2013, bearbeitet werden. * * * - Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 1200 31 x 28 cm, farbig illustrierter Original-Pappband mit Deckeltitel, farbig illustrierte Vorsätze.

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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.

      [Bookseller: ASIA PACIFIC LIBRARY]
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        The Works. Memorial Edition

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons,, 1923–26. 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.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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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

      [Bookseller: Argosy Book Store]
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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.

      [Bookseller: George Jeffery Books]
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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.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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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'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'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'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]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Düwal]
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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]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Ehbrecht]
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        The Marine Chronometer. Its history and development

      J.D.Potter, London 1923 - First edition in dark green publishers cloth with gilt title to spine and front board. Some wear and rubbing around the edges. Cloth not completely smooth on spine. Text block edges a little foxed but contents very clean and bright with no previous owner marks. Text block a little shaken in 2 places. Pp. xvi, 287 plus 39 plates as called for including the frontis of John Harrison with tissue guard. Heavy book which may incur additional postal charge to non-UK addresses. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Old Books and Maps]
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        Jane Eyre

      Paris: L'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'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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        Sammlung der Erkenntnisse des Verwaltungsgerichtshofes Administrativrechtlicher Teil. KONVOLUT FOLGENDER JAHRGÄNGE: 1920 44. Jg. / 1922 46. Jg. / 1923 47. Jg. / 1924 48. Jg. / 1925 49. Jg. / 1926 50. Jg. / 1927 51. Jg. / 1928 52. Jg. / 1929 53. Jg. / 1930 54. Jg. / 1931 55. Jg. / 1932 56. Jg. / 1933 57. Jg. / 1934 58. Jg.

      österreichische Staatsdruckerei 1923-1935, Wien - Halbleinebanände der Zeit, gr.-8°, Exemplar gestempelt; Einbände mit Signaturetikett, guter Zustand de 10000 Buch

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Bernd]
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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: Chatto & Windus. First. hardcover. fine. Handsomely rebound in full tan morocco, raised bands on spine., untrimmed. London: Chatto & Windus, 1923. First Edition. A fine copy.

      [Bookseller: Argosy Book Store ]
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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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        Women & Men

      Three Mountains Press, Paris, 1923 - Number 3 of 300 copies Large 8vo Fragile wrappers a little frayed as often, lower wrapper partly darkened, upper wrapper almost detached, internally a very nice, fresh copy. Preserved in specially made grey cloth book-form box, spine with leather label lettered in gilt. Scarce Harvey A54 This seems to be one of two copies originally in the Naumburg Collection - or copies may have been misnumbered. This has a Contact Editions label tipped in over the imprint on the title-page. Original wrappers printed in red and black, uncut [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bertram Rota Ltd]
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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]

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        RELIGIO MEDICI, LETTER TO A FRIEND &c. AND CHRISTIAN MORALS.

      Macmillan, London 1923 - Small 8vo. lvi, 392p. With a fine FORE-EDGE PAINTING, perhaps of Southwark Cathedral beyond old London Bridge. Bound by Zaehnsdorf in full morocco, a.e.g., marbled endpapers, dentelles Very minor wear, near fine - a lovely painting

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        THE VEGETABLE or FROM PRESIDENT TO POSTMAN. Signed

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1923 Fitzgerald. THE VEGETABLE or FROM PRESIDENT TO POSTMAN. Signed. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1923. First edition, First Printing of Fitzgerald’s satirical play written at the height of his popularity and published just before The Great Gatsby in a smallish run of only 7650 copies compared to the 20,870 copies for Gatsby or 20,600 for The Beautiful and Damned. 8vo., 145 pp. + 2 pages of advertisements, "Published April, 1923". Very neatly and authentically signed by Fitzgerald in full in blue fountain pen on the front free endpaper. An excellent example. Original blue-green cloth, titles to spine gilt and to cover blindstamped, fore-edges of the leaves are untrimmed. A very near fine or better copy lacking the original dustwrapper but with a fine facsimile supplied for display. From the library of an avid collector and lover of all things Broadway, this book was kept quietly for years amongst the many memorabilia of a life of good taste & connoisseurship. Bruccoli [A10]. [30431] $8750.00. Signed by Author. 1st Edition.

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        When Christmas Crossed "The Peace"

      Toronto: Thomas Allen 1923, 1st Edition. () 2p.l.,149,[1]pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. 16 mo in original stiff card covers. Coloured dust jacket is pasted onto covers as was released. Dust jacket is lightly worn at edges with some very small closed tears and light soiling / foxing on back. Two marks showing a small amount of tape residue, as well as a piece of clear tape closing a tear on front cover. Clean text block with some light wrinkling to front free endpaper. Book comes in original box, with same image as front of book. The box is lightly worn at edges with some discolouration and soiling. 5 dark tape marks remain where the box was once taped shut. A sheet of corregated cardboard is place in the bottom of the box, below the box. Very scarce especially in original box- There is a reddish stain on the bottom of the box (only on the inside). A lovely copy. The fifth work of published fiction by the famous Canadian feminist, politician, and social activist and her rarest book. Bookplate pastedown on page opposite the title page identifies that the book was once part of the library of Gordon Emerson Bowes, Editor of the Peace River Chronicles- a collection of eye witness accounts from the first exploration in 1793 of the Peace River Region. Canadian Author . .

      [Bookseller: Aquila Books]
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        So Big

      Laid in is a circa 1923 printed photo of the author, and a signed numbered autograph by Edna Ferber....Doubleday, Page and Co, 1924 True First Edition,with dark Blue cloth covers, gold box front cover with title and author's name in blue(most of the gold still in place),gold title-author's name spine(most in place),publisher's name is black. minor shelfwear,small bump to the top corners and spine ends,webbing showing inside front cover or this book would be very tight(the rest of it is.A small stain on the end pages near the top first inside cover to page 34.slight foxing inside the cover leafs,no names,front cover and spine slightly sunned.A stain (slight) front cover away from the title looks to be a half circle,where someone set a glass on it.. Stated First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/No Jacket.

      [Bookseller: Just One More Book]
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        The Romance of Sorcery

      London: Methuen and Co. Ltd., 1923. Bright orange buckram covered boards. Orange unclipped dust jacket. Overall a very nice presentation of Rohmer's only non-fiction book about something dear to his heart. Released in 1923 by Methuen in, what they described as a, 'second and cheaper' edition. nothing 'cheap about this volume.. Inscribed By Sax Rohmer. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

      [Bookseller: Brooklyn Books]
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        Chamber Music

      London: The Egoist Press,, 1923. Small quarto. Original green cloth, titles to upper board and spine gilt. Large bookplate to front free endpaper, very light spotting to fore edge, partial tanning to endpapers, ends of spine rubbed. A very good copy. Third edition, first issue. This printing of Joyce's first regularly published book was confined to 500 sets of sheets of which this copy is one of only 107 that were bound for the Egoist Press, the remaining sheets issued later by Cape. Scarce.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Episodios Nacionales 8 Tomos (2 obras por tomo)

      Sucesores De Hernando-Madrid, Madrid - Colección "Episodios Nacionales", publicados entre 1923 y 1927. 8 volumenes con dos títulos cada uno. Al final de cada episodio, nota con todas las traducciones. Tomo I:Trafalgar-1ªserie-51ºmillar-1927-267pp-y la Corte de Carlos IV-1ª serie-48ºmillar-1927-297pp-Tomo II:El 19 de Marzo y el 2 de Mayo-1ªserie-48ºmillar-1927-285pp-y Bailén-1ªserie-46ºmillar-1927-268pp-Tomo III:Napoleón en Chamartín-1ªserie-46ºmillar-1924-323pp-y Zaragoza-1ªserie-46ºmillar-1926-279pp-Tomo IV:Gerona-1ªserie-44ºmillar-1926-258pp-y Cádiz-1ªserie-44ºmillar-1926-336pp-Tomo V:Juan Martín el empecinado-1ªserie-1926-279pp-y La batalla de Los Arapiles-1ªserie-41ºmillar-1926-399pp-Tomo VI:El equipaje del Rey José-2ªserie-40ºmillar-1923-263pp-y Memorias de un cortesano de 1815-2ªserie-41ºmillar-1924-233pp-Tomo VII:La segunda casaca-2ªserie-39ºmillar-1925-287pp-y El grande Oriente-2ªserie-37ºmillar-1925-281pp-Tomo VIII:7 de Julio-2ªserie-40ºmillar-1922-231pp-y Los cien mil hijos de San Luis-2ªserie-39ºmillar-1928-245ppEdición popular, bien conservada. Novela histórica española. Literatura española. Spanish historical novel. Spanish literature. MUY BUENOS ejemplares con sello de Fulgencio Galán Cerezuela, representante exclusivo en Africa. 192- [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: 101Poe /La FOTO del libro es descripción]
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        Wanderer of the Wasteland

      Harper & Brothers, 1923. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Signed. Stated First Edition with L-W code on copyright page. Tipped in is a check from Zane Grey's personal account, SIGNED by Zane Grey (the perforation holes approach but do not touch the author's sihature). The volume is bumped on the spoine ends and the pages have light age toning. The 90 year old unclipped dust jacket, sleeved in myular, is edge worn with chipping (to a depth of 3/16") at the spine ends and corners. The spine has some modest toning.

      [Bookseller: Trilby & Co. Books]
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        Hopi Patriarch (Su-pe-la)

      [1923]. Fine condition. Approximately 11-1/4 x 9-1/2 inches image area.

      [Bookseller: Randall House Rare Books]
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        The World Crisis

      This is a collector grade copy of the first abridged and revised edition, third and final printing of Churchill's history of the First World War.  Churchill's history - which he titled "The World Crisis" - was originally published between 1923 and 1931. Of The World Crisis, Churchill bibliographer Frederick Woods wrote: "The volumes contain some of Churchill's finest writing, weaving the many threads together with majestic ease, describing the massive battles in terms which fitly combine relish of the literary challenge with an awareness of the sombre tragedy of the events." Churchill was in a special position to write this history, having served both in the Cabinet and on the front.  He served as First Lord of the Admiralty from 1911 until 1915. After the failure in the Dardanelles and the slaughter at Gallipoli Churchill was scapegoated and forced to resign. He spent his political exile as a lieutenant colonel leading a battalion in the trenches. Before war's end, Churchill was exonerated and rejoined the Government, but the stigma would linger. Churchill may have meant for his history of the First World War to clear his name, but his masterwork - originally published in six volumes between 1923 and 1931 - far exceeds this purpose.  This important edition covering the war years 1911-1918 is not just an abridgement. It incorporates revisions by Churchill with new material, including a whole new chapter on the Battle of the Marne, as well as a new introduction.  The U.S. edition preceded the British, making it the true first edition. There were three printings of the U.S. first abridged and revised edition - 1931, 1942, and 1949.  All three are quite scarce in the original dust jackets. Here is the third printing.  A large book and quality production, it is 866 pages with fold-out maps and illustrations, bound in an attractive, vertically scored red cloth.  This is a superior copy for collectors, fine in a near-fine dust jacket.  The red cloth binding is immaculate, with virtually no wear. We note only a hint of wrinkling at the spine ends.  The contents are clean, bright, and tight.  No spotting.  No previous ownership marks.  All fold-out maps and illustrations are present and pristine.  Even the text block edges remain clean and bright.  The black dust jacket of this edition proved particularly susceptible to wear and scuffing, perhaps owing to the thin paper of the dust jacket (which was printed black on white paper), and the size and weight of the book. Here is a notable example of this dust jacket. The jacket is highly complete and unclipped, still bearing the original $7.50 price on the front flap.  Spine presentation is excellent, with Churchill's red facsimile signature entirely unfaded and only trivial wear at the head and tail.  The front face bearing the prominent Churchill photo shows only mild wear at the edges.  The white rear face is bright with almost no soiling and two tiny triangular chips - one at the top edge and another at the upper hinge.  The dust jacket is protected in a removable, archival quality clear cover.  Additional images are available upon request.  Bibliographic reference: Cohen A69.5.c, Woods/ICS A31(ba), Langworth p.114

      [Bookseller: Churchill Book Collector]
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        La Revue Méridionale. De Février 1923 (Tome IV - n° 1) au 15 Septembre 1925 (Tome VIII - n° 10 et dernier numéro publié) sauf Mai 1923

      Rédaction et Administration La Revue Méridionale 1923 - 30 numéros in-8 br., Rédaction et Administration, Bordeaux, 1923 Rare série proposant de manière quasi-suivie (hormis l'absence du numéro de Mai 1923) de la "Revue méridionale" fondée par le Comte Bertrand de Lur-Saluces, depuis Février 1923 jusqu'à son dernier numéro publié daté du 15 septembre 1925. A cette date, la Revue Méridionale fusionna avec la "Revue Fédéraliste" de Lyon. La présente série a été richement truffé par l'abonné de coupures de presse (collées sur des feuillets insérés dans chaque numéros) relatives à la politique, aux lettres et aux arts, mais également à la vie locale (Bordelais et Gascogne). L'aspect global de la collection en est fortement affecté (et chaque numéro est protégé par un papier kraft souvent contrecollé en marges), mais l'intérêt de la série, l'une des rares à s'ouvrir aussi largement aux Félibres de "Guyenne et Gascogne" (dont Adolphe Dumas), en est encore accru. Langue: Français [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie du Cardinal]
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