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        Schlesien in Farbenphotografie. Herausgegeben von Professor Dr. Heinz Braune (Direktor des Schlesischen Museums der bildenden Künste) und Dr. Konrad Hahn (Referent beim Reichskunstwart im Reichsministerium des Innen) in Verbindung mit dem Schlesischen Bund für Heimatschutz. Bände I und II, mit jeweils 40 Tafelbildern auf Karton und 44 Textbildern in Naturfarben nach Aufnahmen von Julius Hollos

      Berlin, Verlagsanstalt für Farbenphotografie Carl Weller Berlin, 1924 - Vollständige Ausgabe im Original Verlagseinband: 2 Halbleinenmappen (Halbleinen / OHLn / HLn im Großformat 26,5 x 35,5 cm) jeweils mit Rücken- und illustriertem (Schlesischer Adler) Deckeltitel. Jede Mappe enthält einen Textband (Broschur mit je 92 Seiten auf Kunstdruckpapier) sowie jeweils lose inliegend 40 Bildseiten (jeweils schwarzer Karton mit montierten Farbtafeln und weißer Beschriftung). = Band VIII der Reihe "Deutschland in Farbfotografie." - Aus dem Inhalt: Dr.Konrad Hahn: Geleitwort - Hermann Stehr: Der Schlesier - Prof.Dr. Laubert: Schlesiens geschichtliche Entwickelung - Studienrat Bruno Arndt: Die Landschaft Oberschlesiens - Dipl.-Ing. Emil Richter: Die Industrie Oberschlesiens - Prof.Dr. Bruno Dietrich: Das Odertal und die Bartschniederung - Prof.Dr. Heinrich Wendt: Die Hauptstadt Breslau - Prof.Dr. Konrad Buchwald: Gotik und Barock in Schlesien - Pfarrer Alfred Hadelt: Kirchen und Klöster in ihrer kulturellen Bedeutung - Stadtbaumeister Richard Konwiarz: Das schlesische Dorf und Schloss - Oberlandmesser M. Hellmich: Schlesiens Trachten und Hausgerät (Band I; Band II:) Dr. Hans-Joachim Glatzer: Wirtschaft und Verkehr in Schlesien - Sanitätsrat Dr. Siebelt: Von Schlesiens schlesischen Bädern und Kurorten - Dr. Friedrich Castelle: Die Grafschaft Glatz -Prof.Dr. Bruno Dietrich: Das Gebirge und die Vorberge - Hans-Christoph Kaergel: Die Görlitzer Lausitz - Dipl.-Ing. Küppers: Die niederschlesische Industrie - Landesbaurat Dr. Ludwig Burgemeister: Städte und Burgen - Stadtbaumeister Richard Konwiarz: Schlesische Gartenkunst - Doktor Georg Klimpel: Sagen, Märchen und Bräuche - Prof.Dr. Karl Masner: Das alte Kunstgewerbe Schlesiens. - Erste Auflage, EA, Erstausgabe in sehr guter Erhaltung (handschriftliche Widmung in beiden Textbänden, minimale Gebrauchsspuren, sonst sehr gut). - Ostgebiete, Deutscher Osten, Schlesische Landschaft, Ober- und Niederschlesien, Landschaftsfotografie, Architekturfotografie, Görlitz, Bad Altheide, Bad Reinerz, Bad Flinsberg, Stadt und Festung Glatz, Warthapass, Wölfelsgrund, Riesengebirge, Hampelbaude, Zobten, Hirschberger Lauben, Alt-Sagan an am Bober, Waldenburg, Gottesberg, Josephinenhütte in Oberschreiberhau, Ring und Kirche Patschkau, Ziegenhals, Bolkenhain mit Bolkoburg, Schloss Sagan, Heckengarten Schloss Schlanz, Schloss Muskau, Dorotheen-Reliquiar, Theater in Bad Warmbrunn, Neiße in Görlitz, Marktplatz in Bundslau, Hirschberg, Schweinhausburg, schlesische Tracht, Schneekoppe, Starwitz, habe Schwerd, statt Kämmerei in Neiße, Schloss Oelze, Dorfleuten, schloss Blaise, Annaberg mit Kloster, Friedrichsplatz in Kattowitz, fürstlich Blaise Chef Verwaltungsgebäude in Kattowitz, Kreuzkirche und Liebigshöhe in Breslau, Jahrhundert Breslauer Jahrhunderthalle, Dom zu Breslau, Elisabethkapelle im Breslauer Dom, Barockhaus in Warmbrunn, Kloster Grüssau, Dom zu Glogau, Bildstock bei Köpenick, Kloster Wahlstatt, Schloss Zyrowa, Schloss Sulau, Schloss Carlsruhe, schlesische Haubentrachten, schlesische Schlösser und Klöster, Schlesiens Wesen und Bedeutung, der schlesische Mensch, Schlesien in der Weimarer Republik, schlesische Orts- und Landeskunde, Farbfotografie vor 1930, illustrierte Bücher Sprache: Deutsch [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Galerie für gegenständliche Kunst]
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        Manuscript on paper, in English. Formula book for shoe hide preparation.

      Endicott, Johnson City, NY Various sizes (12mo to folio). Bound volume and 10 single sheets (74 pp. used).. 1924–25 Shoe manufactury was the Endicott-Johnson Company's business and it did well until market forces, especially foreign factories with cheap labor, caused an international upheaval, not just in shoe factories, but all U.S. manufacturing.This manuscript book offers detailed descriptions of leather preparation techniques and dye formulas as scattered throughout the volume on a total of 74 pages. Also recorded here are charts indicating numbers of hides dyed, as well as which colors were produced on which days. The colors of the 1920s are less common today and their names and details will convey a great deal to fashion historians: Muskox, Esquimo, Velour, Coffee Elk, and Box Brownstone, to list a few. => Needless to say the dye color formulae were proprietary and consequently copies of them rare.The loose leaves are not excised from the book but are a mix of internal company documents and communications received from suppliers.Provenance: John Donnelly, whose name appears at the top of two loose leaf of technical tables laid in the bound volume.=> An important, suggestive resource for 1920s fashion research, industrial chemistry of the period, and American shoe manufacturing. A stationer's blank book with lined paper; boards covered with a faux leather that is separating from them; good condition. The ten separate leaves have been removed from volume and are housed separately in a Mylar sleeve.

      [Bookseller: Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Co]
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        Der Regenbogen. Ein Buch vom frohgemuten Ich. Mit 6 signierten (einschließlich Titel) Original-Radierungen von Ferdinand Staeger.

      Dresden - Leipzig, Falken-Verlag, 1924,. - 193(1) S., 4°, OHLn mit Buntpapierbezug und aufgeklebtem Titelschildchen, Fadenheftung. Druck der Graphischen Kunstanstalt Liepsch & Reichardt, Dresden. "Diese Buch erschien in einer Auflage von 230 numerierten Exemplaren. Die Radierungen wurden vom Künstler eigenhändig signiert.Nummer 1 - 100, auf handgeschöpftes Bütten gedruckt, enthält die Originalradierungen mit Remarken. Einband: Antik-Halbpergament, handgeheftet, ebabierter Vorder- und Unterschnitt, Goldoberschnitt, Titeldrucke in Echt Gold.(Impressum)". Dieses Buch trägt die Nummer 23. Nicht bei Rodenberg. Reihe: Bücher vom heiteren Herzen, Band 2. Entgegen der Beschreibung handelt es sich beim vorliegenden Exemplar um eine Halb-Leinen-Bindung, ebenso fehlt die Titelvergoldung und der Kopfgoldschnitt. Da die Vorsatzpapiere sehr hell aussehen, liegt vermutlich eine spätere Bindung (Restauration ?) vor. Schönes Exemplar in dieser Vorzugsausgabe. Insgesamt eine sehr seltene Ausgabe in einem schönen Zustand. New binding; 6 handsigned etchings by the artist. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 1000 [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Uta-Janine Störmer]
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        FAIRY TALES OF HANS ANDERSEN

      London: Hodder and Stoughton, [1924]. The Beautiful First Edition, De Luxe, Limited and Numbered Issue, one of only 500 copies. SIGNED BY THE ILLUSTRATOR, KAY NIELSEN. With 12 exceptional tipped-in colour plates with captioned guards and full-page black & white illustrations as frontispieces to each tale, page headlines, numerous tale pieces and decorated initials all by Kay Nielsen. 4to, the publisher’s original deluxe vellum binding with beautiful and elaborate gilt pictorial designs on the upper cover and the spine, t.e.g. This exceptional copy retains the extremely scarce original paper backed cloth dustjacket lettered on the spine in gilt. 197 pp. + plates. A very handsome copy, the rare jacket complete, the fine gilt decorated vellum in excellent condition, the plates perfect, the text -block very fresh with only an occasional hint of the spotting normally seen, the jacket with some evidence of shelving or use having served its purpose well. FIRST EDITION DE LUXE, LIMITED TO 500 COPIES AND SIGNED BY THE ARTIST KAY NIELSEN, IN ITS VERY RARE ORIGINAL DUSTJACKET. This collection of sixteen tales was initiated by Nielsen in 1912, though it was not published until 1924. Hodder & Stoughton, in an effort to promote sales after the war, began publishing gift books again with beautiful illustrations and bindings. This is one of there very best and in the scarcest and most desirable de Luxe format. Nielsen is regarded along with Rackham and Dulac as one of the triumvirate of masters of the illustrated gift book. This is no small achievement considering he only produced four such books in comparison to the dozens of titles produced by the other two gentlemen. Had he more time to enlarge his reputation he may well be considered the greatest master of the genre today. Although frequently compared to Rackham and Dulac his style is very different and altogether unique. Danish born and Parisian trained he was far more influenced by the Art Nouveau. His greatest influences as a student were the Japanese woodcuts of Hokusai and Utamaro and the black and white decorative line work of Aubrey Beardsley. Nielsen was among the most highly regarded illustrators of his day but produced only five books in total. He was lured away from the profession by Walt Disney, for whom he became an animator. These five books are more then enough however to secure his reputation for generations to come. Of the lasting appeal of Hans Andersen’s ‘Tales’ nothing more needs to be said.

      [Bookseller: Buddenbrooks, Inc.]
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        Amazingly detailed Lenin death mask, made by renowned artist Sergei Merkurov, one of only 14 known to exist

      

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        Ouvert La Nuit (edition illustree de six aquarelles par RAOUL DUFY, ANDRE FAVORY, R. de la FRESNAYE, ANDRE LHOTE, L.-A. MOREAU, A.D. de SEGONZAC)

      Paris, 1924. Softbound. VG or better, slightest wear to dustwrapper otherwise unopened, uncut. Original publishers dustwrapper over thick card stock. 184 pp., 6 tissue-guarded color plates. Text entirely in French. Of 320 copies printed, this copy is one of 5 (copy "D") that was accompanied by an extra set of plates (not present here) and one of 15 copies printed "exemplaires sur vieux japon teinte, accompagnes d'une suite sur whatman" Exceedingly rare printed on this paper, the color plates are extremely vivid and bright and are in a superb state of preservation. This was Morand's first novel. Printed on Whatman handmade paper England 191, according to the watermark.

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        Fairy Tales.

      London Hodder & Stoughton 1924 - First Nielsen edition, 4to., 197pp., 12 tipped-in colour plates, 16 full-page black-and-white illustrations, head and tail-pieces, pictorial endpapers, modern navy morocco by Sangorski & Sutcliffe, rules in gilt, a fine copy. Includes many much-loved and sought-after fairy tales such as the Real Princess, the Snow Queen and the Tinder Box. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        When We Were Very Young

      Methuen, 1924 London: Methuen & Co., 1924. Quarto. Original red cloth backed grey boards, printed paper label to upper board. One of 100 copies signed by the author and illustrator on the limitation leaf. Housed in a black quarter morocco clamshell case. A fine copy in a very good dust jacket with slight tanning on the spine and fraying at the top. Illustrated throughout by E. H. Shepard. First edition.. Signed by Author(s). Limited Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good.

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        FAIRY TALES BY HANS ANDERSEN

      Hodder & Stoughton 1924 - 1st 1924. Almost very good condition with no wrapper. Sumptuous light blue moire silk binding, gilt decorated front cover and spine. 12 superb colour plates plus 17 full-page line drawings and numerous other decorations. Cream pictorial endpapers. 197 pages. 11.25 x 8.75". Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Light scuff marks to rear cover. 1" to edge of front cover looks to have been nibbled by a rodent(?). Name plate to front pastedown has been removed. There is damage to the preliminary pages and to the rear endpapers that was possibly caused by bookworm (damage finishes at list of illustrations, the frontis mount is damaged by the frontis remains in fine condition. Light foxing to contents. All plates are present and in fine condition. [R] [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Natural History of British Butterflies

      London: Hutchinson, [1924]. 2 vols, 60 colour + 5 plain plates. 380x250mm. HB. Folio, orig. cloth, gilt. Vg set in well preserved d/w's; d/w's with some minor wear to corners and spine ends, a few short edge tears; in protective sleeves. Some foxing to text, plates mostly clean. Rare in such well preserved dust wrappers.. A complete, original, descriptive account of the life-history of every species occurring in the British Islands, together with the habits, times of appearance, and localities. A classic work based on the author's original observations, illustrating the life stages of all British Butterflies for the first time. Preface is dated 1914, but publication was delayed until after the 1st World War..

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        La Rivoluzione Liberale. Rivista storica settimanale di politica.

      Torino, 1923, A. II, n? 29, 30 - 1924, A. III, n? 6, 7, 10/17, 19/21, 23, 25, 26, 28, 29, 31, 34, 35, 37/39, 41/43, 44, 46 - 1925, A. V. N? 1. I trentuno fascicoli, un numero ? doppio, (50 euro cad.) :

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        The Brooklyn Murders:

      Thomas Seltzer, New York 1924 - Book of blue cloth and yellow letterin in very good condition, in virtually unobtainable bright dust jacket. Light rubbing and scattered staining on jacket, with a portion torn off at top left of book, continuing to spine and additional small missing piece at bottom of spine. The publisher’s price of $2.00 is present on the front inner flap. First American edition of Cole’s first detective story. A Haycraft Queen Cornerstone. An extremely rare find with beautiful jacket! [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquarian Archives]
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        Superb Photograph Note Card signed inside by First Ladies Nancy Reagan, Rosalynn Carter, Barbara Bush, and Betty Ford, and by President Gerald R. Ford

      n.p., n.d.. 5" x 7". "Note Card, 5"" x 7"" when closed, picturing on the cover ""White House in Springtime,"" color photograph of the north portico by noted photographer Fred J. Maroon (1924-2001). Signed inside at the right by ""Nancy Reagan,"" First Lady of the 40th President; ""Rosalynn Carter,"" First Lady of the 39th President; ""Barbara Bush,"" First Lady of the 41st President, and ""Betty Ford,"" First Lady of the 38th President, and on the verso of the cover, opposite the First Ladies, by ""Gerald R. Ford,"" 38th President of the United States. Room to add many more to create an historic presidential heirloom."

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        Le Trésor du Bibliophile romantique et moderne 1801-1875. Editions originales.Livres illustrés du XIXe siècle. Tables générales, ouvrages cités, illustrateurs et graveurs.

      Carteret, Paris, 1924-28. - 170 X 245 mm. 4 volumes reliés toile, dos noir avec pièce de titre en maroquin bicolore, couverture conservées. 459, 501, 603 et 207 pp. Nombreuses illustrations. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Serge Paratte, Livres anciens & modernes]
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        Umbra Vitae. Nachgelassene Gedichte. Mit 47 Originalholzschnitten von Ernst Ludwig Kirchner.

      Kurt Wolff;, München: 1924 - München: Kurt Wolff; 1924. 8°. 64 S. Oln. Einband am Rücken und am oberen Rand bzw. am Kopfschnitt minimal lichtrandig. Deckel im oberen Teil ganz schwach gebogen. Sonst keine Mängel. Eine Inkunabel des expressionistischen Buchdrucks. Diese Gedichte von G. Heym (1887 - 1912) entstanden zwischen 1910 - 1912 und erschienen bereits kurz nach seinem Tode. Die Gestaltungen für die Sammlung besorgte Ernst Ludwig Kirchner im Jahr 1922, bis diese 1924 veröffentlicht wurden. Insgesamt dauerte das ganze, meist zähe und mühsame, Projekt etwa 5 Jahre, begleitet von einem umfangreichen Briefwechsel zwischen Kirchner und dem Verlag. "Dies Buch ist einer Auflage von 510 in der Presse numerierten Exemplaren von der Spamerschen Buchdruckerei in Leipzig im Jahre 1924 gedruckt worden. Sämtliche Holzschnitte wurden von den Original-Holzstöcken abgezogen. Die gesamte Buchausstattung erfolgte nach Angabe des Künstlers, der auch Einband und Vorsatz in Holz schnitt. (.) Dies Exemplar ist Nummer 215." Dube 759 - 807. Göbel 624. Lang 175. Sprache: Deutsch Einband am Rücken und am oberen Rand bzw. am Kopfschnitt minimal lichtrandig. Deckel im oberen Teil ganz schwach gebogen. Sonst keine Mängel. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Leda

      1924. Gill, Eric. Intaglio print. Initialed by the artist, Eric Gill. This intaglio print "Leda" is a design for the engraving on copper of the same name. In it, a naked Leda is seated on the grass, wrapped in an amorous embrace with Zeus, in the form of a swan. The bird's neck is arched to meet Leda's mouth in a kiss. The print, showing very light foxing and soiling, is mounted on thick beige paper. Fine. (Image measures 2 by 1 1/2 inches [51x37mm], on paper measuring 5 by 3 1/8 inches [130x80mm]; mount measures 9 7/8 by 6 5/8 inches [251x169mm]). (Skelton P274).

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        Flower-Piece

      1924. Gill, Eric. On paper measuring 6 1/4 by 5 3/8 inches (159x137mm), mounted to a bifolium sheet. One of six copies signed by Gill in graphite at the lower corner. This is one of eight of Gill's delicate white line engravings that is featured in Enid Clay's Sonnets and Verses, published by Golden Cockerel in 1924. On the inside leaf of the bifolium mount is the signature of Albert Rutherston, the artist and brother of Gill's friend, William Rothenstein. A fine association. (Physick 221).

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        PARADE'S END: Some Do Not ...; No More Parades; A Man Could Stand Up--; Last Post.

      London:: Duckworth,. 1924 - 1928.. First edition of each of the four volumes comprising Ford's tetralogy, PARADE'S END. Set during WWI, mainly in England and on the western front, where Ford served as an officer in the Welch Regiment. Made into the 2012 BBC/HBO mini-series starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Rebecca Hall. John N. Gray hailed PARADE'S END as "possibly the greatest 20th-century novel in English" and Mary Gordon labeled it as "quite simply, the best fictional treatment of war in the history of the novel." Ford's own stated purpose for creating this work was "the obviating of all future wars" (Wikipedia). Certainly a noble thought--and one we wish had come to pass. The first volume is ex-library with front free endpaper excised, handwritten "75" and several library stamps on front pastedown and rear endpaper, and spine toned and showing a faint "75" also. The other three are in very good condition with minor wear on corners and spine ends. All four volumes are lacking dust jackets. Still, the first book is rare and the other three are scarce in the first printings. .

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        Mecc-Mend ili Janki v Petrograde. Roman. (Mess-Mend oder ein Yankee in Petrograd. Ein Roman).

      Gosud. Izd., Moskau 1924 - Heft 4 (von 10) und Vorderdeckel von Heft 5. Moskau, Gosud. Izd., 1924. 18x13 cm. 1 Bl., S. 126-157. OBr. Deckelmontage von A. Rodchenko. Rowell-Wye 548. - Marietta Sergejewna Schaginjans Mess-Mend gilt als der erste sowjetische Kriminalroman, der in einer Serie von 10 Heften erschien, alle einheitlich gestaltet, jedoch mit austauschbaren Elementen. - (Rücken mit Einriss. Einband mit kleinen Randläsuren. Hinterdeckel mit Stempel. Leicht gebräunt und stellenweise etwas fleckig. Vorderdeckel des 5. Heftes im rechten Rand beschnitten mit kleinem Bildverlust). Sprache: Russisch OBr. Deckelmontage von A. Rodchenko. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Afganistan.

      Leipzig: Karl W. Hiersemann,, 1924. Bearbeitet von Oskar von Niedermayer. Quarto. Original cloth with Afghan rug style design in orange and brown, edges stained blue, yellow endpapers. 243 photogravure plates, and 3 full-page plans, sketches to the text. A little rubbed, and mildly sunned, pale browning, but otherwise very good. First and only edition. Uncommon, and superbly illustrated, account of Afghanistan. Niedermayer, was a German soldier-academic, and spy, who was spotted as a young officer-cadet in the 10th Bavarian Field Artillery Regiment (Erlangen). He studied under the philologist Georg Jacob at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg becoming proficient in English and Russian, passable Arabic and Turkish and modern Persian, and subsequently carried out a number of expeditions while on paid furlough - very much in the style of the British equivalent "shooting trips" - into Persia and India. "Extremely tough, resourceful and resourceful, he was, in the words of one contemporary, 'the kind of man who made the German army almost invoncible'" (Hopkirk, On Secret Service East of Constantinople, p.63) Culminating in an expedition into Afghanistan in 1915, to be jointly led by himself and the diplomat Werner Otto von Hentig, "They were to be Germany's 'Lawrences' - or as one British officer christened them 'Angles of Darkness', for their orders were to spread violence and disorder under the banner of Holy War, and to turn the people of the East against the British and their allies". The expedition reached Kabul, but despite Niedermayer's best efforts, the negotiations with Emir Habibullah had no decisive outcome. In May 1916 the team were ordered to withdraw from Afghanistan, and to work on attachment to the Ottoman Empire. This involved a dangerous return march through hostile Russian territory, which was accomplished on 1 September 1916. A wonderful visual record of Afghanistan in the early years of the twentieth century.

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        Barlach, Ernst. - "Der Totentanz 2 (Drei tanzende Gerippe)".

      - Lithografie / Kreidelithografie, auf Japanbütten, 1924. Von Ernst Barlach. Auflage 100 Exemplare. 26,3 x 20,1 cm (Darstellung / Druckbild) / 34,5 x 27,0 cm (Blatt) / 39 x 29 cm (Trägerkarton). Laur 77.04. Schult 230. Rechts unten in Bleistift signiert: "E Barlach". - Bekannte Illustration zur Ballade "Der Totentanz" von Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1813). - Tadellos erhalten. Unbeschnittenes originalrandiges Blatt. In den oberen Ecken auf Trägerkarton gesetzt. Sehr guter Zustand. Ernst Barlach (1870 Wedel/Holstein - 1938 Rostock). Deutscher Bildhauer, Schriftsteller und Zeichner. Bedeutender Vertreter des Deutschen Expressionismus. Schuf neben den wesentlichen Holz- & Bronzeplastiken auch ein umfangreiches Oeuvre an Zeichnung, Druckgrafik und v.a. dramatischer Literatur. 1888-91 Studium an der Kunstgewerbeschule in Hamburg. 1891-95 Studium an der Kunstakademie in Dresden, danach Meisterschüler bei Robert Diez. Ab 1897 freischaffender Künstler. 1905 Lehrer an der Fachschule für Keramik in Höhr-Grenzhausen (Westerwald). 1906 Reise nach Russland, deren Eindrücke sein Werk stark beeinflussten. 1907 Ausstellung der von Richard Mutz ausgeformten farbigen Terrakotten "Russische Bettlerin mit Schale" und "Blinder russischer Bettler" im Frühjahrssalon der Berliner Secession. Ab 1909 Stipendiat der Villa Romana in Florenz. Ab 1910 regelmäßige Ausstellungen bei der Berliner Secession, des Sonderbundes und beim Kunstsammler Paul Cassirer in Berlin. Nach dem Umzug nach Güstrow in Mecklenburg entstehen seine Hauptwerke. 1915 Einberufung zum Landsturm im Ersten Weltkrieg. Danach Auseinandersetzung mit den Kriegserlebnissen. 1925 Ehrenmitglied der Akademie der Bildenden Künste München. 1927 "Der Schwebende" als Ehrenmal für die Gefallenen im Güstrower Dom. 1932/33 zunehmende Anfeindungen aus nationalsozialistischen Kreisen. 1937 Ausstellungsverbot. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Iglesias de Mexico (Vols 1 - 4 only)

      Mexico: Secretaria de Hacienda, 1924 - 1927. First edition. 4 vols., large folio. Vol. i, Cupulas; ii, Catedral; iii, Ultra-Barroco - Tipos del Valle de Mexico; iv, Tipos Poblanos. Richly illustrated with large tipped-in photolithographs (about 50 illustrations to each volume), drawings, hand-colored views, and ground-plans. Photos are by Guillermo Kahlo, father of Frida Kahlo. Toussaint was the great expert on colonial architecture in Mexico. Dr. Atl (pseudonym of Gerardo Murillo) was an important artist and teacher in the early half of the 20th century, influencing Rivera and the other muralists. Ingeniero Benitez was both an engineer and historian. Paper-covered boards. Paper-covered boards show wear, water-staining, but are tight and have protected their contents quite well. Good set of the first four volumes of this six volume set.

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        Signed dinner menu

      -. One corner a trifle bent, fine. Folding menu card, single leaf folded to make four gilt-edged pages, approx. 4-1/4 X 6-1/2 in. Handwritten menu card from a formal dinner held in Breslau on October, 9, 1924, with a number of signatures in pencil including, the great composer RIchard Strauss, as well as the host Wolfgang Jaenicke, Regierungspresident from Breslau and his wife; Heinz Tietjen, head of the Breslau Theater; and several others.

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        Lovers

      1924. Gill, Eric. Intaglio print. One of sixteen, this print was signed and numbered by the artist, Eric Gill. This print is the first state of the intaglio design, showing two nude lovers in a standing embrace, their faces obscured by the woman's hair. The print, showing very light soiling, is mounted on thick beige paper. Fine. (Image measures 3 by 1 1/4 inches [78x33mm], on paper measuring 7 3/4 by 5 5/8 inches [195x142mm]; mount measures 9 7/8 by 6 5/8 inches [251x169mm]). (Skelton P293).

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        EAST OF THE SUN AND WEST OF THE MOON

      London, Hodder & Stoughton no date c1924: Hodder & Stoughton, 1924. Hardback. Very Good. Hardback ( 6 1/2" x 9 1/2" ). Bright yellow/orange cloth covers with titles in black on front cover and spine and ATTRACTIVE blue and black decoration on front cover. A little bumping to ends of spine and rear top corner and very slight rubbing to corners. Tiny ripple to front fore-edge. 224 pages No inscription or name. Clean and very tight. There are 24 SUPERB mounted colour illustrations and many lovely ones in black and white throughout by Kay Nielsen. A LOVELY book in VERY GOOD condition.

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        Alexander der Sexte - Historisches Drama in 5 Akten - original Typoskript + Briefe

      Typoskript - Historisches Theaterstück in 5 Akten. Original Typoskript, gebunden. 103 S. o.J. Einband und Rücken leicht berieben, sauber, Vorderdeckel mit leichten Knickspuren, Schnitt und Seiten leicht angebräunt, gering lichtrandig, selten mit handschr. Anstreichungen im Text, Handschr. Vermerk auf erster Seite, evtl. von einem Verlagslektor o.Ä., da es sich bei dem Band offensichtlich um eine Art "Bewerbungsexemplar" für Verlag und/oder Theater handelt. Der Text ist sehr gut lesbar. Gesamtzustand gut. Als Beilage: Ganzseitige (A5) Handschrift (von Müller) in Sütterlin: Evtl. eine Inhaltsangabe von "Wie es euch gefällt" (Shakespeare). Das Dokument ist in gutem Zustand, etwas angebräunt, aber sauber und unbeschädigt + Ein handgeschriebener Brief von Roland Betsch (Red. Heimaterde, Speyer) an Herrn Müller (24.7.1924). + 1 Brief von Jakob Kron (Hamburg) an Dekan Groß (Kaiserslautern, 9. Jan. 1963) mit Erinnerungen an Müller und an "Die Gralsburg". (Typoskript, 4 S. mit orig. Unterschrift) / Erich Siegfried Müller, 1902-1931, Stadtvikar in Ludwigshafen und Kaiserslautern, Pfarrer in Winterbach. Gehörte der sog, Evangelisch Kirchlichen Friedensvereinigung an, war Anhänger der Gralsbewegung und Herausgeber der Zeitschrift "Der Protestant und die Gralsburg - Blätter für geistige Erneuerung" Er war mit Artur Streiter befreundet. Starb durch Ertrinken. Size: 4° [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Dingo. Cinquante - cinq eaux - fortes originales de Pierre Bonnard.

      Vollard 1924 In folio; pp. 193 non num. 7, con 55 stupende incisioni di Bonnard, di cui 14 f.testo a piena pagina, le altre quali testate, capilettera e finalini ed una alla copertina. Pregevole edizione di Vollard tirata a complessivi 350 esemplari numerati su diversi tipi di carta, questo nostro è uno dei 280 su vergé d'Arches. Preziosa legatura d'arte firmata "Alix": m.marocchino con angoli, cinque nervi e titoli in oro al dorso, piatti e fogli di sguardia decorati, taglio superiore dorato, sono conservate le copertine e il dorso originali. L'atelier di rilegatura della maison Alix, di lunga tradizione, è tuttora attivo a Parigi in rue Saint André des Arts. Il precedente proprietario ha aggiunto una custodia in pelle e velluto a protezione dell'opera. Perfetto esemplare di questo libro ricercato. Primo libro illustrato da Bonnard con incisioni, fu messo in vendita solo nel 1927. Cfr. Bouvet 90; Monod 8199.(vedi riproduz.)

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Prandi s.n.c.]
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        Der goldene Esel. Mit Radierungen von R(ichard) Janthur.

      Franz Schneider, Berlin Leipzig Wien u. Bern 1924 - Berlin, Leipzig, Wien u. Bern, Franz Schneider, (1924). 26x19,5 cm. 87 S. Mit 12 signierten Original-Radierungen. OHLdr. mit goldgepr. Rückentitel und Kopfgoldschnitt. =7. Prosaband der Luxusgraphik Schneider. - Nr. 34/200 numerierten und signierten Exemplaren auf handgeschöpftem Bütten. - (Kanten berieben. Rücken verblasst. Text bis S. 15 und 1. Radierung mit einem kleinen Wasserfleck in der oberen Ecke). Sprache: Deutsch OHLdr. mit goldgepr. Rückentitel und Kopfgoldschnitt. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Natural History of British Butterflies

      Hutchinson [1924], London - 2 vols, 60 colour + 5 plain plates. 380x250mm. HB. Folio, orig. cloth, gilt. Vg set in well preserved d/w's; d/w's with some minor wear to corners and spine ends, a few short edge tears; in protective sleeves. Some foxing to text, plates mostly clean. Rare in such well preserved dust wrappers. A complete, original, descriptive account of the life-history of every species occurring in the British Islands, together with the habits, times of appearance, and localities. A classic work based on the author's original observations, illustrating the life stages of all British Butterflies for the first time. Preface is dated 1914, but publication was delayed until after the 1st World War. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Arabian Nights Tales from the Thousand and One Nights

      London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1924. Beautifully illustrated book of the Arabian Nights, illustrated with 12 tipped in colour plates by E J Detmold,all present as listed , first edition by this illustrator 1924. Contains 240 pages in overall clean condition just some browning to endpapers and some occasional light foxing inside, a few larger spots to blank margins but only a few still a pleasing example.Previous owners name on front endpaper Jeff dated 1924, no dustwrapper, outer gold decorated boardssome light marking to rear and gold decoration a little dulled, HEAVY BOOK 1.7Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEASa nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST . First Edition. Gold Decorated Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by E J Detmold . 11 ¼ x 8¾ Inches. Hardcover.

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        The Complete Works.

      New York: Doubleday, Page & Co.,, 1924. 26 volumes, octavo (195 x 134 mm). Contemporary red crushed half morocco, marbled sides, raised bands, titles and panelling to compartments gilt, top edge gilt, others untrimmed, marbled endpapers. Spines sunned, text block gently toned. An excellent set. Attractively bound set of Conrad's works.

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        MEMOIRES DE J. CASANOVA DE SEINGALT, écrit par lui meme. Opera completa in 12 volumi nella raffinatissima serie LE TIRAGE DE LUXE (250 esempllari - nostro n. 33 siglato soltanto sul primo tomo), Paris 1924 - 1926, Edisions de la Sirène, 1924

      ogni volume rilegato molto elegante in mz pelle marrone ed angoli in pelle sui piatti, con titoli in oro ed in carta marmorizzata cosi' come i risguardi. Contenitori rigidi per ogni volume ed anch''essi ricoperti di carta marmorizzata. formato cm.18 x 25, ognuno pagine 350 - 400. Opera completa in perfette condizioni offerta a

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        NEILL'S "BLUE CAPS" being the record of the antecedents and history of the regiment variously known as the East India Company's European Regiment...the 102nd Royal Madras Fusiliers and the 1st Battalion Royal Dublin Fusiliers 3 VOLUMES

      Gale & Polden, Aldershot, 1924. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Dustjacket. 3-volume set (complete). .. [ 1924 ] Vol. 1. 1639-1826. x and 330 pages; frontispiece of General Neill, 20 other plates ( 2 coloured) 3 sketch maps . Volume 2. 1826-1914. xii and 229 pages; frontispiece commanding officers of the Madras Europeans, 3 1 plates (3 coloured) 2 sketch maps. Volume 3. 1914-1922. xii and 247 pages; frontispiece portrait of Duke of Connaught, 49 other illustrations, (including 3 fold out coloured plates), 8 maps (7 of which are fold out and coloured.). 3 volumes. An attractive set in the publisher's plain blue cloth with gilt titles to spine and emblem on front board. All vols have bookplate of Royal Dutch fusiliers on front paste down, Corners and ends of spin slightly worn /bumped, light foxing of first and last few pages of each volume else clean and crisp. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Inventory No: 10313..

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        Wood-engravings Being a selection of Eric Gill's engravings on wood

      Ditchling: printed and published at S. Dominic's Press, 1924. 35 wood engravings by Eric Gill, all bar 3 printed on the recto only with title below. No.21 of 150 copies. 32 x 26 cms, in the original full linen and with the original printed dust jacket. A superb, bright and crisp copy with only a couple of tiny tears to the dust jacket. The St Dominic's Press produced these fabulous impression of Gill's engravings from the original blocks, without Gill's permission in 1924. The first image is in fact a woodcut with was produced for a poster. Both Evan Gill and Cleverdon state that this was pbulished in an edition of only 50 copies, despite the fact there there are two variants, one hand numbered n/50 and the second, as here, with a printed limitation statement of 150. It is interesting that like the Gleeson Library, this copy bears a number below 50 so perhaps the 50 copy limitation is true. In any even it is a scarce book.

      [Bookseller: SOPHIE SCHNEIDEMAN RARE BOOKS]
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        Gesammelte Schriften. 12 Bde. (compl.).

      Leipzig, Wien, Zürich, Internationaler Psychoanalytischer Verlag, -1934 1924 - Gr.8°, ca. 5000 S., mit 10 Tafeln (7 Porträts)., Halbleder m. Rückenschild, m. Lesebändchen, Rücken beschienen, etwas berieben. Bd. I: Rückendeckel etwas wasserändig ebenso der Buchblock am Kopfsteg; Bd. XII: Deckel min. wasserrändig. Insgesamt ein gutes Exemplar. Bde. 1: Studien über Hysterie; Frühe Arbeiten zur Neurosenlehre (1892-1899) / 2: Die Traumdeutung / 3: Ergänzungen und Zusatzkapitel zur Traumdeutung / 4: Zur Psychopathologie des Alltagslebens; Das Interesse an der Psyoanalyse; Über Psychoanalyse; Zur Geschichte der psychoanalytischen Bewegung / 5: Drei Abhandlungen zur Sexualtheorie; Arbeiten zum Sexualleben und zur Neurosenlehre; Metapsychologie / 6: Zur Technik; Zur Einführung des Narzissmus; Jenseits des Lustprinzips; Massenpsychologie unbd Ich-Analyse; Das ich und das Es; Anhang / 7: Vorlesungen zur Einführung in die Psychoanalyse / 8: Krankengeschichten / 9: Der Witz und sene Beziehung zum Unbewussten; Der Wahn und die Träume in W. Jensens «Gravida«; Eine Kindsheiterinnerung des Leonardo da Vinci. / X: Totem und Tabu; Arbeiten zur Anwendung der Psychonanalyse/ XI: Schriften aus den Jahren 1923 bis 1928; Vermischte Schriften / XII: Schriften aus den Jahren 1928 bis 1933; Vermischte Schriften. - Erste Gesamtausgabe, herausgegeben von Freud selbst, Anna Freud, A. J. Storfer u. R. Waelder. Die Ausgabe wurde 1923 begonnen und enthält die Schriften bis 1933. Hier mit dem seltenen, meist fehlenden Band XII, der erst 1934 erschien und dessen Auflage größtenteils von den Nationalsozialisten vernichtet wurde. 15000 gr. Schlagworte: PsychologiePsychoanalyse [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Public School Verse : An Anthology Volume IV 1923-1924

      Heinemann, London 1924 - Small 8vo, pp. 38. Original grey three-quarter boards, printed spine label. Offsetting to endpapers, embossed words 'PRESENTATION COPY' to top right of title page, some creasing to spine label. First edition. One of only 500 copies, and Auden's first appearance in print. Auden contributes Woods In Rain to this anthology, in which his name appears as 'W.H. Arden' both on the contents leaf and at the head of his poem on p. 18. A very nice example of a book both fragile and scarce. Bloomfield and Mendelson B-1

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        When We Were Very Young

      E. P. Dutton, 1924 A very good signed limited US edition, one of only 100 copies of the signed limited edition. Signed by Milne on the colophon page. This is number 14. No dust jacket. Housed in a custom-made collector's slipcase.. Signed by Author(s). Limited Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.

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        The XI Bookes of the Golden Asse containing the Metamorphosie of Lucius Apuleius interlaced with sundry pleasant and delectable tales: with an excellent narration of the Marriage of Cupid and Psyches set out in the fourth, fifth and the sixth Bookes translated out of Latine into English by William Adlington.

      Chelsea: Ashendene Press, 1924. Never was impropriety more daintily and attractively arrayed. One of 165 on Batchelor 'knight in armour' paper, there were also 16 vellum and 3 Japanese vellum copies. Printed in red in black in Subiaco type with Graily Hewitt's initials printed in red and blue. Large 4to., original linen backed, green, gold and black patterned paper covered boards with printed paper label on spine. Occasional very mild rubbing to edges but a very good, clean untrimmed copy. Sydney Cockerell was clearly influenced by Adlington's splendid Elizabethan English translation when he wrote to thank Hornby for his copy of this book. He found the book superb: "Never was impropriety more daintily and attractively arrayed, or more delicious in every way! It is the very book for your type".

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        LES BICHES. [2 volumes].

      1924 - Paris, Édition des quatre chemins, 1924. Deux volumes grand in-quarto (230 X 284) brochés, couverture rempliée illustrée en couleurs (Marie Laurencin), étui. Couverture du tome I en partie brunie. ÉDITION ORIGINALE illustrée de ce ballet avec chant, intitulé "Les Biches", avec une musique de Francis Poulenc, une chorégraphie de La Nijinska et les rideau, décor et costumes de Marie Laurencin. Le premier volume contient les articles de Jean Cocteau et de Darius Milhaud, 14 PLANCHES en couleurs de costumes par Marie Laurencin, un portrait de Francis Poulenc par Marie Laurencin, un portrait de La Nijinska par Jean Cocteau et la reproduction d'une page de la partition du ballet. Le second volume traite de la réalisation scénique du ballet; il contient un portrait photographique de Marie Laurencin par Man Ray et 23 PLANCHES photographiques en noir de Georges Detaille représentant les danseurs pendant le spectacle. Tirage limité à 335 EXEMPLAIRES, celui-ci un des 200 sur vélin d'Arches (n°197). JOINT les spécimens (deux double feuillets) des ouvrages "Les Biches" et "Les Fâcheux", décorés chacun d'une illustration à pleine page en couleurs par Marie Laurencin et Georges Braque. BEL EXEMPLAIRE, au corps d'ouvrage en parfait état, rare complet des deux volumes. FINE COPY. PICTURES AND MORE DETAILS ON REQUEST. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Eighteen (18) Black-And-White Press Photographs of Darrow

      1924. Interesting Collection of Darrow Photographs [Darrow, Clarence (1857-1938)]. [Eighteen Black-and-White Press Photographs of Darrow, 1894-1936]. Sizes ranging from 3-1/2" x 6-1/2" to 8" x 10." Light to moderate edgewear, annotations and tipped-in captions to versos, some photos have crop marks and creases. * This interesting collection comprises seven formal and informal images of Darrow, seven images of Darrow with associates and three images with Darrow and his wife, Ruby and an image of her alone.

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        Ein Hungerkünstler. Vier Geschichten.

      Berlin Die Schmiede 1924 - 85, (1) S. Orig.-Pappband mit blauem Deckel- u. Rückenschild u. blauem Kopfschnitt von Georg Salter. Erste Ausgabe.- WG. 7; Dietz 66; Raabe/Hannich-Bode 146.7.- (= Die Romane des XX. Jahrhunderts).- Erste nach Kafkas Tod erschienene Veröffentlichung. - Einband leicht beschabt, nur sehr vereinzelt gering fleckig. Sauberes und unbeschnittenes breitrandiges Exemplar. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Hei vom Allerlei. Bilder und Verse von Adele Bailer.

      Leipzig, F. Hirt & Sohn, (1924). Quer-4°. o. Pag. [8 Bll.] OHlwd. EA. Heller, BW 774. - Wiener Jugendkunst-Bilderbücher, 4. - Leichte Gbrsp., etw. bestossen. - \"Die Vorlagen waren Papierschnitte, die hier als Silhouetten wiedergegeben sind ... sehr gekonnt, mit sehr wirksamen Konstruktionen von Vorder- und Hintergrund.\" (Zitat Heller S. 278). - Mit einem Vorwort von F. Cizek. Versand D: 7,00 EUR Kinderbuch

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        Kindersommer.Bilder und Verse von Ilse Breit. ( = Wiener Jugendkunst-Bilderbücher Nr. 3 )

      Hirt Leipzig 1924 ( Erste Auflage ) 8 n.n. Blätter mit 6 Farbtafeln und farbigen Rahmen um die Texte von Ilse Breit. Die farbigen Vorsätze stammen von Marie Stadlmayer. Farbig illustrierter Ohln, Quer4° ( 26 x 33 cm ). Das schöne farbenfrohe Bilderbuch stammt aus der Jugendkunstklasse von Franz Cizek, die Malerin Ilse Breit war später als Kunsterzieherin tätig neben ihrer Maltätigkeit. Der Einband stärker fleckig und fingerfleckig, Ecken und Kanten bestoßen, der schmale Einbandrücken mit einer Beschädigung, Bindung gelockert. Innen Seiten teils gering fingerfleckig - ansonsten innen von guter Erhaltung. - selten - ( Gewicht 500 Gramm ) ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available ) Versandkostenfreie Lieferung Breit, Ilse Breit, Kindersommer, Wiener Jugendkunst, JUgendstil, Cizek, Franz Cizek, Wien, Sezession, Google

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