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        Meyers Lexikon : Siebente auflage in vollstandig neuer bearbeitung mit etwa 5000 textabbildungen und über 1000 tafeln, karten und textbeilagen - Complete in 15 volumes

      Leipzig : Bibliographisches Institut [1924-1933], 1924. 7th edition. Very good copy in the original, elaborately gilt-blocked aniline calf over fine-ribbed cloth boards. Spine bands and panel edges very slightly dust-toned. Remains an uncommonly well-preserved set overall; tight, bright, clean and strong.

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        Maandblad voor Beeldende Kunsten. Vols. I-XXVI (all published)

      A complete run of all 26 annual vols., with articles by a large roster of noted scholars on Western and Eastern art of all periods, profusely illustrated throughout the text and on plates (some in color). 4to. Uniformly bound in 3/4 vellum and boards. Amsterdam (De Bussy) 1924-1950 (a volume for 1945 was not published). Chamberlin 2273. Arntzen Q 228. The periodical includes, in volumes 6-21, the Bulletin of the Vereenigung van Vrienden der Aziatische Kunst.

      [Bookseller: F.A. Bernett Books]
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        The Works.

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons,, 1924?7. 28 volumes, octavo. Original quarter brown buckram spines over blue paper boards, white printed spine labels, author's monogram blocked to front boards, patterned endpapers, deckled edges. With the original glassine jackets and blue card slipcases with white printed spine labels. Frontispiece with tissue guard to each volume. An excellent set with some minor wear to slipcases and marks to labels. The Atlantic Edition. Signed limited edition, deluxe issue bound in half morocco. Number 792 of 1,050 copies signed by the author on the limitation leaf of Volume I. With Well's new prefaces, written especially for this edition. Cloth sets in such good condition are quite scarce.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Le onze mai

      - Gallimard, Paris 1924, 12x19cm, broché. - Prima edizione, uno dei 70 esemplari numerati sul filo puro solo maggiori testate. Due piccoli strappi bloccato indietro alla testa e il piede della parte posteriore leggermente oltre come di solito, una traccia di piegatura e un piccolo strappo marginale nel piede primo piano. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 70 exemplaires numérotés sur pur fil, seuls grands papiers. Deux petites déchirures recollées en tête et en pied du dos très légèrement passé comme habituellement, une trace de pliure et une petite déchirure marginale en pied du premier plat.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Les reines de la main gauche

      - Imprimerie Alençonnaise, Alençon 1924, 13,5x18,5cm, agrafé. - Edizione stampata pochi. Autografo Raro e prezioso datata settembre 1924 e firmata dall'autore Raymond Queneau. Indietro e stoviglie poco e marginalmente come generalmente insolated. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale imprimée à petit nombre. Rare et précieux envoi autographe daté de Septembre 1924 et signé de Pierre Naville à Raymond Queneau. Dos et plats légèrement et marginalement insolés comme généralement.  

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        Ferronnerie Ancienne

      2 vols., XXVIII, VIII pp. description of the prestigious collection of 4525 objects made of iron or steel since the Middle Ages, text illus., XXIV pp. list of plates, 415 photogr. plates showing all the pieces. Small puncture hole in first several pages. Large 4to. Board portfolios, somewhat stained and worn. Paris (Schemit) 1924. Objects demonstrating the decorative potential of iron and steel range from ornamented keys and their locks, tools of all sorts, jewelry and small boxes to major pieces of furniture, architectural grilles, etc., from various countries.

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        Lazare

      1924. Albin Michel, Paris 1924, 12,5x19cm, broché. - Albin Michel, Paris 1924, 12,5x19cm, broché. - Originale, una delle 75 copie numerate sul Giappone Edition, testina di stampa. Bel dedica autografa firmata dall'autore di Madame Point, direttore del ristorante "Piramidi", la prima istituzione ad aver ottenuto nel 30 tre stelle Michelin "Mado Point / libro di colore del lutto in memoria di un uccello di passaggio e molti pensiero d'amore. " Dos e marginalmente insolated, bello stato interiore piatta. [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 75 exemplaires numérotés sur Japon, tirage de tête. Bel envoi autographe signé de Henri Béraud à madame Point, directrice du restaurant "Les Pyramides", premier établissement à avoir obtenu dans les années 30 trois étoiles au Guide Michelin: "à Mado Point / ce livre couleur de chagrin en souvenir d'un oiseau de passage et en bien affectueuse pensée". *Dos et plats marginalement insolés, agréable état intérieur.

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        Several Short Poems

      Henry Holt, (New York 1924 - Single sheet folded once to make a four-page pamphlet. First edition. Limited to 2000 copies printed for distribution at Frost lectures at East Coast colleges. With two woodcut vignettes by J.J. Lankes. Signed by Frost below "The Pasture," which appears on the first page. A very fine copy of a "give-away" Frost item; therefore, quite scarce and ephemeral. (Crane A8). [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        In Excelsis.

      London: Martin Secker,, 1924. Octavo. Original yellow buckram, titles to spine and front gilt, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. With the dust jacket. Minor partial toning and spotting to endpapers, an excellent copy in the jacket which is somewhat stained on the spine panel and lightly rubbed at the extremities, but on the whole very smart. First edition, first impression, signed limited issue, number 8 of 100 copies signed by the author. With the very scarce dust jacket. In Excelsis is Lord Alfred Douglas's sonnet sequence written while imprisoned in Wormwood Scrubs Prison for libelling Winston Churchill. Douglas had accused Churchill of being party to a Jewish conspiracy to rig the stock market by falsely reporting defeat in the Battle of Jutland - the same old story as is told of the Rothschilds after the Battle of Waterloo. In spite of this somewhat unpropitious reason for his being there, Douglas claimed to have profited from his six months incarceration, not least in discovering "the theology ... of the Catholic Mystics", which he explores in the poems. The affirmative title is of course a deliberate inversion of his erstwhile lover Oscar Wilde's production from jail, De Profundis.

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        The Lute Players

      The House of Art. New York. ( 1924). - Uncirculated color lithographic print. Image measures 6 3/8 x 10", inside tan border measuring 8 x 11 inches on sheet 10.5 x 14 inches. There is the very faintest toning along the right edge, but overall mint condition on untrimmed sheet. At lower right in the image is the copyright symbol, The House of Art, N.Y. At lower left of the sheet outside the tan border is the inscription D-600 Printed in U.S.A. An uncirculated print, never been framed with glowing color.

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        Le Casseur d'assiettes. Pièce en un acte. Ornée de lithographies par Juan Gris.

      Paris; Éditions de la Galerie Simon, 1924. First edition. 25x20 cm. (58, 4 blanks) pp. + 4 full-page original lithographs, and one on front wrapper. Original printed wrappers with glassine jacket. Housed in a later marbled card slipcase with neat leather trim around the slipcase opening, and two red leather-labels on spine with gilt titles. Spine is slightly creased. The oversized wrappers are a bit creased and have a few short tears in outer and lower margins. Light spotting on the wrappers and an insignificant stain on the fore-edge. There are a few small specks on the title-leaf. Pp. (5/6) has a short tear in lower margin, contents are otherwise fine. No. 67 of 90 copies on laid paper (of 112 copies in all), signed by both author and artist. From the library of Swedish publishers and art collectors Gerard and Peggy Bonnier. The couple owned six paintings by Gris, three of which were donated to Moderna Museet in Stockholm. Rauch 98. The Artist & the Book 125.

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        Des souvenirs

      First edition of the French translation, one of 108 numbered copies on "pur-fil" paper Lafuma laid Navarre and reimposed in quarto foolscap, our copy printed specially for Andre Suares, deluxe edition.Binding half morocco navy blue with corners, back with five nerves, gilded tail date marbled paper plates, guards and contreplats of handmade paper, wrappers and back preserved and bound in, gilded head, bookplate pasted on a contreplat, bookbinding signed Alix.Nice copy pleasantly established. Nrf Paris 1924 16,5x21,5cm relié

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Führer der Deutschen Buchkunst. Sonderdruck des Archivs für Buchgewerbe und Gebrauchsgraphik.

      Leipzig. Druck bei Breitkopf & Härtel, 1924. Herausgegeben von Deutscher Buchgewerbeverein, mit zahlr. Abb., 105 S., 4°, Halbpergament im Pp.-Schuber, Goldkopfschnitt, mit 2 Rückenschildern, Lesebändchen 61. Jahrgang, Heft 1 mit Text von Prof. Dr. Julius Zeitler \" Die Buchkunst der Gegenwart \". Mit einer Fülle von Abb. von der Crème de la Crème der damaligen Illustratoren, wie von Behmer, Cissarz, Ehmcke, Kleukens, Koch, Lechter, Mathey, Preetorius, Steiner-Prag, Karl Walser und E.R. Weiß, mit 6 originalgraphischen und handsignierten Blättern u.a. von Ehmcke, Preetorius, Mathey u. Kleukens, 350 Exemplare wurden auf Holländisches Bütten-Papier in der Härtel-Antiqua gedruckt u. mit der Hand gebunden. Hier Nr. 154; Fast makelloses Exemplar. Versand D: 6,00 EUR Zeitler, Julius- Buchkunst-Führer.-

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        LA VIE EN FLEURS. Paris Editions d'art Devambez.1924

      in 8 relié maraoquin prune,dos à nerfs orné, filets sur les plats , double roulette intérieure, tête dorée, 1 des 10 ex sur japon , 1 dessin original, 1 suite couleurs, 1 suite des èpruves, illustrations de P.BRISSAUD, reliure de Blanchetière,295p dos passé

      [Bookseller: Librairie Laucournet]
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        La pécheresse.

      Mornay 1924Paris, Mornay, 1924, 343 p., plein maroquin, 20.5x15.5cm, couverture d'origine conservée, reliure signée Lix, illustrations de George Barbier, exemplaire numéroté 325 (l'un des 921 sur Rives) ; dos insolé, bon état pour le reste, intérieur très propre, couleurs bien conservées.Merci de nous contacter à l'avance si vous souhaitez consulter une référence au sein de notre librairie.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Diogène]
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        LE RAID CITROËN. LA PREMIERE TRAVERSEE DU SAHARA EN AUTOMOBILE. De Touggourt à Tombouctou par l'Atlantide.

      Introduction de M. André Citroën. Composé de 16 illustrations de Bernard Boutet de Monvel - 13 Hors-texte - 171 Photographies - 2 Cartes Itinéraires. 1924 / 241 pages. Relié au format : 25 x 28,5 cm + Boitier. Editions Plon. Dos présentant des frottements d'usage et une décoloration, premier et dernier plat trés légèrement frottés. Intérieur trés frais. Bords du boitier partiellement ouvert. Bel état.

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        Antheil and the Treatise of Harmony.

      Paris: Three Mountains Press,, 1924. Octavo. Original red wrappers printed in black. Spine sunned, the extremities of wrappers lightly creased, a few trivial marks, small crease due to production fault affecting front wrapper and first few leaves, a remarkable sound copy of this fragile production, uncut and in excellent condition. First edition, first printing, Brunnenburg castle copy, one of 360 unnumbered copies from a total edition of 400. This copy has the blind stamp "Brunnenburg, Tirolo (Merano), Italia". Brunnenburg castle became the home of Pound's daughter (with the violinist Olga Rudge) Mary de Rachewiltz and her husband the Egyptologist Boris de Rachewiltz. After Pound's return from the United States he stayed with his daughter at Brunnenburg in 1958, and wrote the last 6 of his 116 Cantos there.

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        Several Short Poems

      (New York: Henry Holt, 1924. Lankes, J.J.. Single sheet folded once to make a four-page pamphlet. First edition. Limited to 2000 copies printed for distribution at Frost lectures at East Coast colleges. With two woodcut vignettes by J.J. Lankes. Signed by Frost below "The Pasture," which appears on the first page. A very fine copy of a "give-away" Frost item; therefore, quite scarce and ephemeral. (Crane A8).

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        Memories and Adventures. [With a Sherlock Holmes Pastiche].

      London: Hodder and Stoughton, October 1924.. SIGNED COPY. Second printing misrepresented as second edition by the publisher. Large Octavo, pp.408; [2] advertisements. Publisher's blue gilt titled cloth boards. Signed by Doyle to the title page. A lovely copy with slight bumping, a little scuffing and wear to the extremities, minor spotting, faded owner name to reverse of endpaper, generally solid, clean and distinguished. Signed copies of this printing were given away by Newnes's Strand Magazine as prizes. A fascintaing autobiographical account of Conan Doyle's life, also contains the first appearance of "The Adventure of The Two Collaborators" a Sherlock Holmes pastiche created by Doyle's friend and fellow author J.M. Barrie describing Holmes' death at a a time when Doyle was feeling increasingly put upon by the success of his creation.

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        [Giant Nova Scotia Tuna.] Manuscript Section, from Tales of Swordfish and Tuna

      , 1924. 1924. Comprising the first half of Chapter 2, Giant Nova Scotia Tuna, pp. 12-63 in Tales of Swordfish and Tuna. Published: Harpers, 1927. 114 manuscript leaves, ink and pencil mostly on rectos only, on ruled, hole punched paper, irregularly paginated. First leaf with blindstamp "Zane Grey"; ff. 26, 27, 34, and 35 are blank, no page 33; two added leaves between ff. 45-46 numbered "I" and "II," 61 has "62 1/2" on verso, 62 has "62 3/4" on verso, 63 has "62 3/4" on verso, following 105 is a "105 1/2". 8vo. Half blue morocco slipcase and chemise. Fine. Comprising the first half of Chapter 2, Giant Nova Scotia Tuna, pp. 12-63 in Tales of Swordfish and Tuna. Published: Harpers, 1927. 114 manuscript leaves, ink and pencil mostly on rectos only, on ruled, hole punched paper, irregularly paginated. First leaf with blindstamp "Zane Grey"; ff. 26, 27, 34, and 35 are blank, no page 33; two added leaves between ff. 45-46 numbered "I" and "II," 61 has "62 1/2" on verso, 62 has "62 3/4" on verso, 63 has "62 3/4" on verso, following 105 is a "105 1/2". 8vo. After Bluefin Tuna in Nova Scotia. A substantial manuscript by Zane Grey, comprising the first half of Chapter 2, "Great Nova Scotia Tuna," pages 12 to 63 of the published edition of Tales of Swordfish and Tuna.Opening: "It seemed a far cry from Avalon, California to Liverpool, Nova Scotia. And at the beginning of the best Swordfish time in the Pacific, to leave for the doubtful pursuit of giant Tuna off the Atlantic was something extremely hard to do." This is a stirring account and the anglers endure rugged conditions, rough seas, and lost fish. Zane Grey catches a 684-pound tuna; the last portion of the chapter (not present) includes his account of catching a record 758-pound bluefin tuna off Nova Scotia.A classic Zane Grey fishing tale.

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        Tibet: Past & Present

      London: Oxford University Press, 1924. 1st ed. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. frontis, photos, 2 folding maps, index, xiv, 326p. Original blue cloth. dj. 23cm. Information about another Central Asian book inked on front free endpaper.

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        Empor zum Licht! Zeichnungen zu Karl May`s Werken. Mit einführendem Text von Johannes Werner.

      Radebeul (Karl May), 1924. 2. Aufl. Großfolio. 12 S. + 25 Tafeln auf lithographierten Kartons der Größe 42 x 30 cm. OHLnMappe mit 3 Verschlussbändern. Mappe leicht fleckig, am oberen Kap. gering eingerissen, sonst sehr gut erhalten. Die berühmte und praktisch unauffindbare original Sascha Schneider - Mappe \"enthält 25 lithographierte Kartons mit Zeichnungen von Sascha Schneider und erschien zuerst 1905.\" Karl May Wiki. Unter dem neuen Titel \"Empor zum Licht\" veröffentlichte der Karl May Verlag 1924 diese zweite Auflage, die genauso rar ist, wie die Erstausgabe. \"Die symbolischen Deckelbilder, mit denen Fehsenfeld auf Mays Wunsch hin die Kleinoktavausgabe versah, wurden als Foliodrucke in dieser Sammelmappe vertrieben. Die Mappe enthält 25 Titelbilder bis einschließlich GW 30. Die Differenz erklärt sich daraus, dass einige zusammengehörende Bände gleiche Illustrationen hatten.\" Hermesmeier / Schmatz SL3.2. Versand D: 6,00 EUR Abenteuer, Amerika, Kinderbücher, Wörterbuch

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        Geschichte der Päpste seit dem Ausgang des Mittelalters. Mischauflage. Mit Benutzung des päpstlichen Geheimarchives und vieler anderer Archive. 16 Bände in 22 Büchern. 1924-1933 (komplett)

      Freiburg: Herder 1924-1933 Ausgabejahr UNBEKANNT! Ordensarchivexemplare, selten ausgeliehen, sehr gepflegt und ordentlich, mit kleinen Lager- und Altersspuren, Orig. Leinen mit goldgepr. Rücken- u. Deckeltitel, reiche Rückenvergoldung u. goldgepr. Deckelvignetten, marmor. Schnitt, in Summe ca. 18500 S., Auflage 1924-1933, Gewicht: 25 kg; Rechnung mit ausgewiesener MwSt per Email. Fragen? Bitte Email an buchfreund@gerdspann.com mit unserer Best.-Nr. SPB-031053. Freundliche Grüße, Ihre Gerd Spann Verlagsbuchhandlung 0000 Ludwig von Pastor, seit 1916 Freiherr Pastor von Camperfelden(1) (geb. 31. Januar 1854 in Aachen; verstorben 29. September 1928 in Innsbruck) war ein katholischer Historiker und österreichischer Diplomat. Er war Geschichtsschreiber der Päpste. 1908 wurde Pastor durch Franz Joseph I. in den Adelsstand erhoben, 1916 als Pastor von Camperfelden in den Freiherrenstand. (Quelle: Wikipedia) Versand D: 3,90 EUR Christliche Religion Theologie, Christentum

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        WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG

      - MILNE,A.A. WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG. NY: Dutton (1924). 8vo, cloth backed color pictorial boards, some rubbing to bottom edge and tips else near Fine in pictorial dust wrapper, (dw with wear, chipping, repairs, dw Fair-Good). LIMITED TO ONLY 100 LARGE PAPER COPIES SIGNED BY MILNE (400 of this edition were not signed). Illustrated by E.H. SHEPARD with color cover, pictorial endpapers (neither of which appear in the U.K. edition) and black & whites throughout the text. Extremely scarce. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        When We Were Very Young

      Dutton, 1924 First US edition, one of only 500 copies, near fine in a very good dust jacket with some chips and pieces missing, but extremely scarce in jacket.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good.

      [Bookseller: Bookbid Rare Books]
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        Set of First Edition A. A. Milne "Pooh" Books: When We Very Young (1924), Winnie the Pooh (1926), Now We Are Six (1927) and The House at Pooh Corner (1928)

      Methuen & Co, 1924, 1926, 1927, 1928, London - Set of First Edition A. A. Milne "Pooh" Books: When We Very Young 2nd state (1924); Others are 1st state, Winnie the Pooh (1926), Now We Are Six (1927) and The House at Pooh Corner (1928). A very good set of A. A. Milne's classic books all in very good condition. All illustrated by Ernest H Shepard. Original hard covers with top edges bright gilt. All octavos. When We Were Very Young: Second State with the Roman numeral "ix" at the foot of the contents page. Lightly worn spine ends and very slight wear to spine edges. Clean green covers and contents. Plain end papers, browned. 100 printed pages. Winnie the Pooh: Small area of discolouration on the bottom of the green covers. Otherwise the covers are very clean and intact with bright gilt illustrations and lettering. Map end papers. Very clean contents and illustrations. Now We Are Six: Slight darkening of the spine and some wear to the ends. Otherwise bright covers. Pink illustrated end pages. Hinge split on page 20/21. Clean contents.The House at Pooh Corner: Lightly bumped spine ends. Patch of loss of colour on the cover. Bright gilt illustrations and lettering plus clean pink covers. Pink illustrated end papers, browned. Clean contents. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Miracles

      1924Paris, Gallimard, 1924. Broché, 170 x 218 mm, 217 pp. Dos légèrement passé. EDITION ORIGINALE. UN DES 108 PREMIERS EXEMPLAIRES réimposés au format in-quarto tellière sur papier vergé pur fil Lafuma. Introduction de Jacques Rivière. Réunion de contes merveilleux, des premières poésies et d'un chapitre inédit du "Grand Meaulnes".

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        THE BROOD OF THE WITCH QUEEN

      New York: Doubleday Page & Co., 1924. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. New York: Doubleday Page & Co., 1924 Original green cloth with gold print and rules. Title page dated and printed in orange and black, P.278. Caution: Sorcerer at work ."The strange deeds of Anthony Ferrara are intended to illustrate certain phases of sorcery as practiced not only in ancient Egypt but also in Europe during the Middle Ages." Exquisite tight, fresh unmarked copy with slight very occasional page edge foxing noted. Bright original dust jacket has a couple small edge or corner chips. no print or graphic integrity affected. Jacket colour bright and unfaded. Seldom offerred. Hubin, p. 352. Bleiler 1404.Full jacket scans on request, questions cheerfully answered and customer satisfaction quaranteed. Find out why 75 % of our business is from repeat customers. Extra shipping and insurance at cost to many destinations. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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        Der Fischer (Der Fischer und das Weib) I. Lithographie.

       1924. Signiert. Ausgezeichneter Druck auf dünnem Japanpapier mit dem vollen Schöpfrand. 13,5 x 16,3 cm (Darstellung), 25 x 26 cm (Papier). Achenbach 63 II (von II). Blatt 1 der Mappe \"Goethe, Ausgewählte Gedichte\". Als 2. Auflage auf Japan abgezogen und vom Künstler handsigniert. - Verso mit Sammlerstempel \"S.K.B.\" - Sehr gut erhalten. Wenige, kaum wahrnehmbare Fleckchen. Sammlerstempel leicht nach recto durchschlagend. Versand D: 5,00 EUR Liebermann, Max Liebermann, Lithographie, Goethe - Ausgewählte Gedichte, Illustrationen

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        Gitan à la guitare accompagné de trois gitanes au tambourin, à la guitare et danseuse

      Gouache, aquarelle et crayon gras original en couleurs sur carton signée et datée (1924) par l'auteur Format dessin 45cm x 32,5cm Très bon état Provenant de la collection privée de Mme Bravi Soledad (petite-fille de l'artiste) Vendue non encadrée

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        Anabase

      Paris Gallimard - N.R.F. 1924 Un volume in-4broché, couverture crème imprimée en rouge et noir. [4], 50 pages non chiffrées, [2].Edition originale de ce très célèbre recueil de poèmes imprimé à 627 exemplaires. Ici le n°12, l'un des 50 hors commerce imprimés sur vergé baroque à barbes (3ème papier). Bel exemplaire très frais.285x210x10mm, poids : 0,15kg, envoi soigné en Chrono 13 de Chronopost. 1 volume, 4to, sewn; cream coloured, red and black printed covers; [4], 50 unnumbered pages, [2]. First edition of this famous collection of poems. Ours, #12, one of the 50 copies not issued for sale, printed on laid paper (3rd paper). A very nice and fresh copy. - - * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * Attention ! Les montants des frais de port mentionnés ne sont valables que pour la France continentale. Pour toute autre destination, veuillez prendre contact avec la librairie par téléphone fixe +33 (0) 5 67 67 46 33 ou portable +33 (0) 6 04 51 14 09 ou par courriel : librairie@scriptorium-albi.frBeware! The shipping rates here given are only available within France. For any other destination please contact the book shop by phone: +33 (0) 5 67 67 46 33 or GSM: +33 (0) 6 04 51 14 09, or by e-mail: librairie@scriptorium-albi.fr

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        Die Amerikanischen Tagfalter. Tafel-Band. Mit 203 Tafeln (Chromolithographie). Die Grossschmetterlinge der Erde. Eine systematische Bearbeitung der bis jetzt bekannten Grossschmetterlinge. 5. Band.

      Stuttgart, Alfred Kerner., 1924. VI Seiten und 203 Tafeln in Chromolithographie. 25,5 x 32,5 cm, Halbleder. Sehr seltener BandDie Chromolithographien sind nummeriert: 1-99, 100A+B, 101A+B, 102A-C, 103-109, 110A+B, 111-113, 113B, 114-119, 120A-D, 121-194.Einband stark berieben und bestossen, Rückenschild beschädigt, dilettantisch repariert und geklebt (und falsch herum), Tafeln teils mit kleineren Randläsuren, teils gering fleckig und teils mit Anmerkungen (Bleistift) versehen. Versand D: 6,95 EUR Schmetterlinge, Lepidopterologie, Schmetterlingskunde, Tagfalter, Insekten.

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        Green Thursday (First Edition)

      Alfred A. Knopf, New York 1924 - First Edition. One of 2000 numbered copies (this being No. 1595). Publisher's patterned paper boards with green vellum spine and paper spine label. The author's first book, written four years prior to her 1928 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, "Scarlet Sister Mary." The first entry in this collection of stories about life on a slavery plantation in the South, "Ashes," was basis for the 1984 television film "Tales of the Unknown South," directed by Randy Brinson and starring James Dickey and Rosanna Carter.Very Good in a Good to Very Good example of the rare dust jacket. Dampstains to the endpapers at the top edges, slight spine lean, extremities rubbed and bumped. Corresponding dampstains to the jacket top edges, with several large chips and closed tears, with professional repair to the front flap fold and rear spine fold. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        "Von elf Chinesen und ihrer aufgefressenen Braut". Typescript with some autograph remarks. N. p. o. d.

      1924. Large 4to. 8 pp. on 8 ff. Humorous "sodomite story" about eleven Chinese men who work in a laundry shop, the fourteen-year-old son of the house's managing agent, and a goat who becomes the object of their desire. According to the envelope enclosed, the story was published in October 1924 in the "Wiener Sonn- und Montagszeitung". - With small edge defects throughout and a small trace of rust from an old paperclip at one corner.

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        [Complete set of the signed limited edition Pooh books:] When We Were Very Young; Winnie-the-Pooh; Now We Are Six; The House at Pooh Corner

      London: Methuen & Co.,, 1924?8. 4 volumes, quarto. Original red, blue, orange, and light blue buckram-backed paper boards, printed labels to front covers. With the dust jackets. Housed in a custom solander box with four separate leather spines with gilt titles and raised bands. Illustrated by E. H. Shepard. Armorial bookplate of E. Hubert Litchfield to front pastedowns of When We Were Young and Winnie-the-Pooh. Some toning to jackets of Winnie The Pooh and Now We Are Six, each jacket except When We Were Very Young with one short closed tear front or rear panel. A fine set, very scarce with the dust jackets in such exceptionally good condition. Signed limited editions, large paper issue, signed by both the author and artist. As the limitations vary, this is one of just 100 possible complete sets: When We Were Very Young is no. 3 of 100 copies; Winnie-the-Pooh no. 124 of 350 copies; Now We Are Six no. 69 of 200 copies; and The House at Pooh Corner no. 142 of 350 copies.

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        Te Deum Laudamus

      Offenbach a Main: Ernst Engel, 1924. Engel, Ernst. Octavo. (10)ff. One of 100 copies. Bound in the original full vellum, featuring an exquisite hand-painted angel holding a banner reading "Te Deum" on the upper board. A choicely printed version of the Te Deum in black and red with red and blue initials. Ernst Engel was one of the leading lights in the fine printing school that emerged in Offenbach a Main. Housed in original slipcase. Extremely fine condition. T.e.g.

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        Le livre des idoles. (Kitab el Asnam.) Texte arabe. 2me edition. Cairo, Imprimerie Bibliothèque Egyptienne, 1924.

      1924. Large 4to. (4), IV, 40, 111, (1) pp. With 2 facsimile plates. Original staple-bound printed wrappers (professionally restored). In slipcase. Second edition. "Texte arabe publié pour la première fois d'après le manuscrit unique de la biblithèque Zèki Pacha accompagné d'une préface en Francais et enrichi de notes critiques par Ahmed Zeki Pacha." - The "Book of Idols" (Arabic: Kitab al-Asnam), written by the Arab scholar Hisham Ibn Al-Kalbi (737-819), describes godheads and rites of ancient Arab religion. The text is critical of pre-Islamic religion and decries the state of religious corruption which the Arabs had supposedly descended to since the founding of the Kaaba. The book was instrumental in identifying "shirk" (the sin of polytheism) with the idolatry of the pre-Islamic Arabs. Ahmad Zaki Pasha, the Egyptian philologist, discovered the text; he bought the sole extant manuscript at auction in Damascus. The manuscript, one of many in his extensive collection, was donated to the state after his death in 1934. - Edge defects to French title page, otherwise insignificant edge wear; a good, untrimmed copy. From the library of the Swedish theologian (Karl Vilhelm) Helmer Ringgren (1917-2012), Professor of Old Testament exegesis at Turku and Uppsala, with his pencilled margin notes and ownership to title page. Ringgren's works include "Islam, Aslama and Muslim" (1949) and "Studies in Arabian Fatalism" (1955). GAL S I, p. 212. OCLC 7012435.

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        DIZIONARIETTO DEGLI SCRITTORI ITALIANI

      Raffaello Giusti, LIVORNO 1924 - BIBLIOTECA DEGLI STUDENTI ITALIANO Coperta morbida con lievi segni di usura e con piccola traccia di umidità, dorsetto con strappi, sovraccoperta leggermente usurata, con lieve fioritura e con titoli scritti a penna, firma appartenenza e traccia di umidità al frontespizio, pagine leggermente brunite dal tempo, con lieve fioritura e con alcune sottolineature a matita

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        Le livre de Marco Polo [...] Rédigé en français sous la dictée de l'auteur en 1295 par Rusticien de Pise, revu et corrigé, par Marco Polo lui-même, en 1307. Pékin, Na-Che-Pao (Albert Nachbaur), 1924-1928.

      1924. 4to. 3 vols. Text of Marco Polo in all caps and extensive commentary in regular font printed on one side of folded sheets of Chinese paper. Folded woodcut map by Erhard in three colours laid in loose at end of vol. 1. Contemp. half brown Havana over blue diced cloth, gilt-lettering on spines. Limited edition, number 217 of 500 copies on Chinese rice paper, of an edition of 550. Based on Jean-Pierre Pauthier's 1865 edition (not 1867, as announced on the title page). - Some foxing to edges and some margins. Some wear to spine ends and extremities. Provenance: from the library of Jean R. Perrette with his bookplate on the pastedown. Henze IV, 381. OCLC 2969693.

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        Genesis

      London: Nonesuch Press, 1924. 12 woodcuts by Paul Nash for the first chapter of Genesis in the Authorised Version. No. 176 of 375 copies. Printed in Rudolf Koch's Neuland type on Zanders handmade paper by the Curwen Press. Pp.56, french-folded. Sm. 4to, original black paper covered boards lettered and decorated with gilt stars, crosses and letters on spine and edges. Slightly bumping to very corners and rubbing to edges of spine, a few tiny spots on upper cover and small ownership stamp on front free endpaper, otherwise a very good copy.

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        IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF THE LINCOLNS

      , 1924. 1924. Good. TARBELL, Ida M. IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF THE LINCOLNS. New York and London: Harper & Brothers, 1924. First edition. xi, [3], 418 pp. 8vo., blue cloth stamped in gilt and blind, grey dust jacket printed in blue, scarce, good condition with some small chips and closed tears to edges. Cloth has water stains but no interior damage to text. Ida Tarbell recounts the history of Abraham Lincoln's family for seven generations, beginning with Samuel Lincoln, who emigrated from Hingham, England to "Hingham Plantation" in the American colonies in 1637. Publisher's blurb on front of dust jacket: "The rail-splitter, poor white trash stock which has been popularly accepted as the ancestry of Abraham Lincoln does not exist. Miss Tarbell proves it. Not only does she prove it, but she tells the history of the Lincolns in America since the seventeenth century in a most fascinating way." B/w plates, facsimiles. (Stern 4110 ).

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        Saint-Cendre, Illustrations De G.-M. Rochegrosse, Dont 3 Dessins originaux

      La Connaissance, Paris 1924 - Exemplaire sur Japon Impérial auquel il a été adjoint trois dessins originaux pour l'ouvrage, signés de Rochegrosse. Une composition en couleurs (13.5 x 17 cm); un bandeau de tête de chapitre en noir réhaussé d'or (13.5 x 7.5 cm) et une lettrine en noir réhaussée d'or (6 x 6 cm). A été ajouté encore, une suite de trois des illustrations avec leurs décompositions en quatre couleurs et un fac-similé d'une pages du manuscrit. Un volume in-quarto broché de (4), 426, (2) pages; illustrations en couleurs hors texte bandeaux et lettrines contrecollés. Couverture souple couleurs brique, titrée plat et dos; une petite tache au premier plat, dos un peu passé, petite marque de pliure à un coin. Exemplaire A imprimé pour Paul Marteau, un des 12 sur Japon impérial. Size: In-4 (19,5 x 25.5 cm) [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        The Works.

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons,, 1924. [Including The War of the Worlds; The Time Machine; The Island of Dr. Moreau; The War in the Air; The Shape of Things to Come; The Invisible Man; The First Men in the Moon.] 28 volumes, octavo (228 × 150 mm). Recent dark blue morocco, two crimson morocco labels, single rule to boards, marbled boards, top edges gilt, others untrimmed. The occasional minor blemish, an excellent set. The Atlantic Edition, one of a limited edition of 1,050 numbered copies signed by the author on the limitation leaf, and with new prefaces written especially for this edition by the author. A handsomely bound set.

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        La Comédie Italienne: l'improvisation - les canevas - vies - caractères - portraits - masques des illustres personnages de la Commedia dell'Arte.

      Paris, Librairie de France, 1924, - in-4, pp.(4), 328, ben leg. m.pelle e ang., dorso a nervi. Centinaia di illustrazioni e alcune tavole f.t. a colori. Importante monografia che si dilunga su ogni aspetto della commedia italiana nei secoli, dalle origini al settecento, sui personaggi di essa tipici (marionette, Arlecchino, Brighella, Pantalone, il Dottore, Pulcinella, il Capitano, le donne, ecc. Termina con una estesa e utile bibliografia sulla Commedia dell'Arte. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        CAMBRIDGE ANCIENT HISTORY 17 Volumes [Complete]

      Cambridge University Press, 1924 - 1939.. 2nd edn. 12 vols + 5 vols (plates). 4to. Rebound in uniform half morocco (plate vols quarter bound), gilt lettered raised ribbed spines, top edges gilt and marbled endpapers (some light scratches on spines - otherwise a VG set). Pp. various, illus with coloured and b&w maps (some folding) and b&w plates in plates vols (previous owner's bookplate on front paste-downs; no inscriptions). .

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        Anatolica

      London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1924 - First edition. 8vo. xii, 210, (4) pp. Publisher's blue cloth, gilt lettered to the spine and with a circular gilt vignette to the upper board, inscribed to "G.F. Clayton from the Author" on the front pastedown with an author's compliments slip loosely inserted. Colour frontispiece, 40 black and white photographic plates and a folding map to the rear. Small tear to the upper joint, else very good. Sir Gilbert Falkingham Clayton (1875-1929) was a career soldier and spent much time serving in north Africa in the early years of the 20th century. It was this experience which led to him being appointed head of the Arab Bureau in Cairo at the outbreak of the First World War and becoming a strong advocate for British support for the Arabs in the fight to unseat the Ottoman Empire from its control of the region. T.E. Lawrence was notably one of his subordinates at this time and he wrote of Clayton in the "Seven Pillars of Wisdom": "[He] made the perfect leader for such a band of wild men as we were. He was calm, detached, clear-sighted, of unconscious courage in assuming responsibility". After the war Clayton held several senior administrative roles in the British colonial service in the Middle East, conducting high level negotiations with the competing local rulers and brokering a number of treaties. In a region fraught with disagreements and tension in the vacuum left by the collapse of the Ottoman Empire Clayton "succeeded through tact, loyalty, keen observation, and deft management of information and personalities". (ODNB) Sir Harry Charles Luke's career as a British colonial administrator saw him undertake posts all across the Levant, Middle East and Caucasus, principally in Turkey and Palestine. It was said that he "had a penchant for taking jobs just when they were becoming awkward" (ODNB), unsurprising given the region and the period that lived in.

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