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      London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1924. No. 111 OF 500 COPIES OF THE EDITION DELUXE, SIGNED BY THE ARTIST n. Hardcover. 318 x 260 mm (12 1/2 x 10 1/4"). 197 pp. No. 111 OF 500 COPIES OF THE EDITION DELUXE, SIGNED BY THE ARTIST. Publisher's deluxe binding of full vellum, upper cover with gilt-embossed vignette (replicating the title page), flat spine with gilt tree at foot and gilt titling at head, top edge gilt. Engraved illustrated title page, engraved tailpieces, 16 full-page black and white engravings, and 12 color plates by Kay Nielsen. Front free endpaper with remnants of bookplate. Hint of splaying to boards, gilt on spine a little muted, otherwise only the most trivial imperfections; a nearly fine copy, very clean and fresh inside and out. This appealing edition of fairy tales by Hans Christian Andersen is illustrated by his fellow Dane, Kay Nielsen, whose popularity during the early 20th century "golden age of illustration" rivaled that of Arthur Rackham and Edmund Dulac. Born in Copenhagen to a theatrical family, Nielsen (1886-1957) studied art in Paris, where he became quite interested in Japanese and Chinese paintings. The influence of those styles can be seen in the color plates here, while the monochrome works are reminiscent of illustrations by Aubrey Beardsley. When the popularity of extravagantly illustrated gift books began to fade in the 1930s, Nielsen moved to California, where he worked for Disney Studios, contributing illustrations for "Fantasia" and other animated films. The tales collected here include "The Real Princess" (better known as "The Princess and the Pea"), "The Snow Queen," "The Red Shoes," and "The Nightingale," Andersen's tribute to the famed Swedish singer Jenny Lind, who had gently rebuffed the lovestruck writer's advances.

      [Bookseller: Phillip J. Pirages Fine Books and Mediev]
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        The Mark of Zorro

      Grosset and Dunlap, New York 1924 - First edition. A fine copy, lacking the dustwrapper. The first book appearance of this story which originally appeared as a magazine serial, as a film, and finally appeared as a book. A beautiful copy. See this book in 3D on our site. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Natural History of British Butterflies

      Hutchinson [1924], London - 2 vols, 60 colour + 5 plain plates. 380x250mm. HB. Two-volume set in orig. cloth, gilt. Vg. Minor wear to to corners and spine ends; some foxing to the fore-edges; internally clean and crisp. No d/w's. 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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        Proof woodcut illustration

      approximately 4 x 3 inches [1924] - Depicting two standing male figures in conversation, the elder one apparently addressing his younger self, published in the January 1924 issue of "The Golden Hind" (Volume 2, Number 6, p.43) to illustrate a review of his brother Alec's "Myself When Young". In excellent condition and a scarce original example of Waugh's artistic work.

      [Bookseller: Peter Grogan]
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      Munich, Germany: R. Piper & Company. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1924. First. Hardcover. Yellow boards show staining to bottom portion, offset browning to edges, two bumped corners. Small rubbed abrasion to rear board. Binding is tight, inner pages uniformly age-toned but clean and bright. Rust-colored spine illustration and title still bright and readable. Red topstain. Includes original frontis lithograph with tissue-guard overlay. Essays include illustrations. 52 b/w plates with tissue-guard overlay, indexed by year. .

      [Bookseller: Books On The Boulevard]
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        David Balfour. Being Memoirs of the further Adventures of David Balfour at Home and Abroad. With Pictures by N.C. Wyeth.

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1924. - First N.C. Wyeth Edition. 4to. Publisher's black cloth with titles in gilt to spine, titled illustration in colour laid down to upper, pictorial endpapers. Ownership to half title page. Light brown dust jacket printed in black, with repeat of titled illustration to upper. Illustrated title page and 9 coloured plates. Slight bumping to corners with a little fading to lower spine. Dust jacket frayed along upper extremities with little loss to head of darkened spine; repair down the length of front spine seam. A handsome copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Ltd, PBFA, ABA, ILAB]
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        Big Game and Pygmies

      Macmillan & Co, London 1924 - 325 pp, 120 ill. Folding map in rear. In the Central African forests for elephant, white rhinoceros and buffalo as well as okapi. Excellent section on bongo hunting. VG+ to near fine in orig cloth. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Trophy Room Books]
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        Galapagos: World's End

      New York: 443G.P. Putnam's Sons 1924 - Author's Autograph Edition. Printed on French handmade paper, limited to 100 copies signed by the author. This is No. 54. Nine tipped in color plates with 20 illustrations by Isabel Cooper. B&W photographs, mostly by John Tee-Van. Maps. Original gray coated cloth dust jacket, somenwhat soiled and curled on edges. Minor insect chewing on edges of free endpapers. TEG. Book and covers near fine. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Buteo Books]
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        Eigenh. Postkarte mit U. („Alexa").

      [Berlin, 6. November 1924]. - 1½ SS. Qu.-8vo. Mit eh. Adresse. An die Photographin Lucia Moholy (1894–1989): „Ich danke Dir für die Nachricht. Dachte jeden Tag Moholy kommt und nun höre ich, er ist in Wien? Ja? Meine jetzige Adresse. Kursfürstenstrasse 126 Atelier Wittring Nollendorf 5311. Gestern sahen wir Eggelings Film. Freute mich unerhört über ihn. Sehe ich Euch bald? [.]" – Alex(andr)a Röhl war von 1920 bis 25 mit dem Bauhaus-Künstler Karl Peter Röhl (1890–1975) verheiratet und lebte seit 1951 in Buchen. Als Schriftstellerin verfaßte sie u. a. „Duette mit ihm. Über die Freundschaft mit einem Rotkehlchen" und „Geflügelte über uns. Der Vogel in Mythos und Geschichte, in Natur- und Geisteswissenschaft". – Der schwedische Dadaist und Experimentalfilmer Helmuth Viking Eggeling (1880–1925) übte „aufgrund seiner musikalischen Zeiteinteilung sowie seiner auf Helldunkelkontrasten, Richtungsveränderungen und der aufbauenden linearen Formdramatik aus Kurven, Linien, Harfen und Dreiecken [.] großen Einfluß auf Künstler wie Laszlo Moholy-Nagy aus und gilt als der Urvater des heutigen Musikvideos" (Wikipedia, Abfrage v. 19. X. 2008). – Papierbedingt etwas gebräunt und mit zwei kleinen Randeinrissen. – Beiliegend ein von fremder Hand an den Maler, Designer und Photographen László Moholy-Nagy (1895–1946) adressiertes Kuvert. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Kotte Autographs GmbH]
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        Crater Lake, Plate 463 from The North American Indian. Portfolio XIII

      University Press of Cambridge, Mass., and Plimpton Press, Norwood, Mass., Massachusetts 1924 - The North American Indian. Vol.13 Written, Illustrated and Published by Edward Curtis. Foreword By Theodore Roosevelt. Ex Libris, Rochester Public Library, stamp l.l. Published: University Press of Cambridge, Mass., and Plimpton Press, Norwood, Mass. Medium: Sepia printed photogravure engraving on Van Gelder paper. Photogravure by Suffolk Engr. Co., Cambridge Mass., 1924 Dimensions: Paper size 22 x 17 3/4", p.m. 17 5/8 x 12 7/8"

      [Bookseller: Arader Galleries of Philadelphia, PA]
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        Stalking Big Game with a Camera in Equatorial Africa

      The Medici Society Limited, 1924, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition. Limited edition of 550 copies, this copy numbered 249. Signed by author. With 113 plates. Large foldout photo in pocket on end pastedown. Fading to areas of covers. Black mark on spine. Marks on front pastedown. Size: 385mm Tall, Folio. Text moderately foxed, but plates mainly clean. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 2 kilos. Category: Animals & Birds; Photography. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 6480.

      [Bookseller: Andmeister Books]
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        Sydney Harbour Trust Birds Eye View of Terminal Grain Elevator and Proposed Cargo Berths, Glebe Island Port Jackson N.S.W

      Sydney: The Sydney Harbour Trust Commissioners, 1924. unbound. Map. Original color lithograph. Image measures 22 3/4" x 32 This beautiful view of Glebe Island and vicinity in Sydney, Australia from the early 20th century extends from Johnstons Bay looking southwest as far as Annandale and Glebe Point. It features Rozelle Bay, Blackwater Bay and White Bay with Glebe Island, Balmain and Pyrmont. Important buildings are shown, including the old power house buildings (now the White Bay Power House), Terminal storage bins, etc. Topography is beautifully rendered. The Glebe Island Bridge is shown here as a proposed bridge yet to be constructed. The bridge still stands to this day and is one of the last remaining swing bridges of its type in the world. This view was included in the "Official Handbook, The Port of Sydney N.S.W." published by The Sydney Harbour Trust Commissioners in 1924. In very good condition with minor toning. Flattened and lined with archival paper. A beautiful snapshot of this area of Sydney from the early 20th century.

      [Bookseller: Argosy Book Store]
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        Novels of the Sisters Brontë. Jane Eyre. Shirley. Villette. The Professor. Wuthering Heights. Agnes Grey. The Tenant of Wildfell Hall. [with] GASKELL, Elizabeth. The Life of Charlotte Brontë. Edited by Temple Scott

      Edinburgh: John Grant, 1924.. Thornton Edition. 12 volumes. 8vo. Publisher's gilt green cloth, gilt to spines, dust jackets, top edges green. 12 frontispieces and 55 plates. Trivial wear to the extremities of a few of the jackets, occasional mild soiling, an attractive and well preserved set.

      [Bookseller: Bow Windows Bookshop]
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        Displayable Rare Coolidge ALS as President to De Lancey Kountze, president of the Citizens' Committee of America founded to help disabled veterans of World War I

      Washington, DC, May 3, 1924. 5.5" x 9.25". "Autograph Letter Signed ""Calvin Coolidge"" as President, 1 page, 5.5"" x 9.25"". With blank integral leaf. The White House, Washington, May 3, 1924. To Mr. de Lancey Kountze, New York City. Mounting remnants at outer edges, uniformly toned from prior display, but easily mountable to show a nice appearance. Fine condition.In full, ""It was a pleasure to have a call from you this morning and receive the valuable suggestions you made.""De Lancey Kountze (1878-1946) was a partner of the banking firm of Kountze Brothers co-founded by his father. After serving in France in World War I, Col. Kountze left banking. He became interested in the American Legion and of wounded veterans. At the invitation of the French government, he helped plan the American Legion pilgrimage to France in 1921. France made him a Chevalier of the Legion of Honor and Belgium awarded him the decorations of Officer of the Legion of Honor and Officer of the Legion of Leopold I. In August 1922, Kountze was elected first president of the Citizens' Committee of America formed to make Americans aware of the nation's disabled veterans by consolidating efforts of various relief agencies."

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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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.

      [Bookseller: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd., ABAA ILAB]
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        Set of Eleven Photographic Negative Prints of Hands.

      Berlin c.-1930 1924 - Photographic negative prints of Paul Wolff, Theodor Echtermeyer, Peter Schmidt, Alexander von Rothe, Eugen Fischer, Prof.Dr. Ludwig Heck, Wilhelm Filchner, Prof. Hans Friedenthal, N.N. Godbole, Alfons Goldschmidt and August von Parseval hands. Size: 21.cmm by 17.4cm approx. Collected by German palmist Marianne Raschig who spent 60 years taking more than 2,000 hand prints of around 1,000 leading artists, actors, scientists, musicians and writers in Berlin. Raschig collected the hand prints between the 1870s and 1930s for a study into what the lines and shapes of hands could reveal about a person's character. Palm readers believe that every person's hands has a series of 'lines' and 'mounts' which reveal their personality traits and even predict their future. Raschig published her study in a 1931 book Hand und Persönlichkeit (Hand and Personality) which is still used today.

      [Bookseller: Shapero Rare Books]
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      Paris, Art Léon Pichon, 1924.** - Relié de l' époque, demi - veau rouge, dos à nerfs (5) doré, plats de papier marbré, 22,5x28,5cm, (2) couverture originale, 138pp., illustré. Avec lettre de l' éditeur. La comédie de Dante Alighieri de Florence. Nouvellement traduit en rythme francais par Rene Butmann. Edition decorée de gravures sur bois originales d' Hermann Paul. N° 155 de 498 exemplaires numméroté sur vergé à la cuve des Papeteries d' Arches. Mangifique publication imprimée eb deux colonnes, le texte original en rouge, la traduction francais en noir. Editions de luxe, imprimée en caractères gothiques et nombreux bandeaux, en - tetes de chapitres et culs - de lamp. 1400 g. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      London: Hodder and Stoughton. 1924. First edition, first printing. Original cloth in dustwrapper. A superb near fine copy in better than very good bright clean and crisp dustwrapper with small nicks to the spine tips. A lovely copy. Hubin. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers.

      [Bookseller: Lucius Books]
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        Sitzende Schöne mit Federhut.

      - Feder in Schwarz und Aquarell, auf grauem Papier, links unten monogrammiert (vgl. Goldstein, S. 185 u. S. 559), verso mit blauer Tinte beschriftet „Die schönste Stunde, hab ich sie endlich –". 13,8:21 cm. Vertikale Mittelfalte geglättet. Zeichnerin, Graphikerin und Illustratorin. Achtjährige Klavierausbildung am Konservatorium. 1924 Lehre als Buchbinderin. 1925-1929 absolvierte sie ein Studium an der Badischen Landeskunstschule Karlsruhe und war Schülerin von K. Hubbuch (1891-1979), W. Schnarrenberger (1892-1966) und H. Gehri (1879-1944), zuletzt als Meisterschülerin in der Radierklasse bei W. Conz (1782-1944). 1929 zog sie nach Berlin, wo sie im folgenden Jahr ihr Studium an den Vereinigten Staatsschulen für Freie und Angewandte Kunst bei E. Orlik (1870-1932), der sie besonders förderte, und H. Meid (1883-1957) fortsetzte. 1931 heiratete sie den Maler H. Fischer (1906-1987); die schwierige Ehe führte 1947 zur Trennung. Nach dem Erhalt des Rom-Preises 1933-1934 Aufenthalt in der Villa Massimo in Rom und erneut durch die Verleihung des Preises an ihren Mann 1935-1936. 1935 Stipendium der Albrecht-Dürer-Stiftung. Nach ihrer Rückkehr aus Italien begann sie mit dem Illustrieren von Büchern, von nun an ihre Haupteinnahmequelle, da sie unter den Nationalsozialisten nicht mehr ausstellen konnte. 1937 Kassel-Preis und Silbermedaille für Graphik bei der Weltausstellung in Paris. Wiederholte Reisen nach Paris und Spanien. Seit 1959 litt sie unter dauernden Schmerzen (Trigeminus-Neuralgien); aufgrund einer Operation mußte die Künstlerin, deren Zeichenhand die linke war, mit der rechten Hand weiter arbeiten. Nach 1945 beteiligte sie sich an zahlreichen Ausstellungen, so in Heidelberg, Hagen, Freiburg, Mannheim und Karlsruhe. Auch wurde ihr eine Professur in Ost-Berlin angetragen, die sie jedoch ausschlug.

      [Bookseller: Galerie Joseph Fach GmbH]
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        Die Verlobung in San Domingo.

      - Berlin, Euphorion-V. 1924. Mit 8 ganzseitigen Orig.-Radierungen von Willi Geiger. Gr.-4°. 2 Bl., 61 S., 3 Bl. Handgebundener Halblederband mit marmorierten Bezugspapieren und goldgeprägtem Rückenschild (H. Lomberg, 1957) Erste dieser illustrierten Ausgabe. - Eins von 120 num. Exemplaren (Nr. 42) auf Johann Wilhelm-Bütten (Gesamtauflage: 150 Expl.). - Sämtliche Radierungen vom Künstler signiert. - Lang, Expressionistische Buchillustration 76. - Schönes Exemplar. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Stammerjohann]
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        Op. 125]. IX Symphonie. Facsimile of the autograph musical manuscript full score

      Der Preussischen Staatsbibliothek, Berlin 1924 - Rare. Large folio. In slipcase. Quarter maroon morocco with olive green cloth boards, maroon morocco label gilt to spine. Approximately 400 pp. Binding slightly worn and rubbed. Slipcase worn and rubbed. A very good copy overall. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Days Off in Dixie

      Doubleday, Page, New York 1924 - 8vo. [x], 298 pp. Illustrated. Cloth in dustwrapper, few chips, npc, very good. (37502). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bauer Rare Books]
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        Etutes Asiatiques Vol. 1-2

      White Lotus, Paris 1924 - Etutes Asiatiques Vol. 1-2 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: SEATE BOOKS]
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        ARABIAN NIGHTS. Tales from the Thousand and One Nights

      London Hodder & Stoughton n.d. (1924) - First edition. With 12 beautiful mounted colour plates by Edward J. Detmold with the original tissue guards with captions. Large 4to, publisher’s original white buckram decorated with elaborate all-over gilt pictorial designs and lettering on the upper cover and the spine, in the rare publisher's box printed on the upper cover in gray/green and with a pastedown Detmold colourplate. [viii, 240. An extremely fine copy, as near as pristine as could be hoped for, clearly this book has only rarely been outside its original box, the plates fresh and perfect, the gilt on the binding and the white cloth essentially as new, the prelim leaves only with just faint traces of the foxing which commonly plagues this title. The rare box is very attractive, the lid skillfully, unobtusively and sympathetically reinforced with binders cloth, as are the corners of the box. A STUNNING COPY, WE CAN'T REALLY IMAGINE ONE BETTER, THE BOOK VERY SCARCE AND IN THIS CONDITION EXCEPTIONALLY RARE. Detmold's illustrations are rich with color and reflect well the oriental splendor of the tales. THE ARABIAN NIGHTS is one of Detmold's most elusive titles and is one of the finest examples of the artist’s abilities. His 12 colour plates to such well loved stories as ‘Sindbad, ‘Ali Baba’ and ‘Aladddin’ rank among the best of illustrations from a period often considered the golden age of illustrated literature. Despite the effort taken on the part of the publisher to produce these beautiful books they have always been prone to foxing, and the use of white cloth has always been risky. Thus, copies are typically found with considerable mellowing and soiling. This copy we dare say has spent very little time outside of the box which has protected it so well for nearly a century and is truly an exception to the general rule. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Buddenbrooks, Inc. ABAA]
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      T. FISHER UNWIN, LONDON 1924 - dust jacket layered & reinforced underneath wit hstiff paper, untouched by the sun, brilliant bright gilt decorated spine, impressed boards, pages clean, dj chipped and torn DATE PUBLISHED: 1924 EDITION: 314 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Princeton Antiques Bookshop]
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        James Joyce spricht Texte aus Ulysses & Finnegans Wake

      Neske Verlag / Rhein Verlag, Pfullingen / Zürich - ¿James Joyce spricht Taylors Rede aus der Aeolus-Episode aus "Ulysses" und den Schluss von Anna-Livia-Plurabelle aus "Finnegans Wake" ---------- Die beiden einzigen Aufnahmen der Stimmevon Joyce auf eiiner Langspielplatte vereint; Seite I (Taylors Rede) ist eine ,unter größter Aufwendung technischer Mittel ertsellte Reproduktion einer Aufnahme von einer Lesung aus dem Jahre 1924 in Paris; Seite II (Anna-Livia) ist eine Reproduktion einer Lesung von 1931, über die Joyce sagte, "er habe mit Anna-Livia die einzige "deklamatorische" Stelle ausgesucht; Mit den deutschen Lesungen von "Blooms Bummel" & den ersten Seiten von der "Anna-Livia-Plurabelle" von Gert Westphal in der Übersetzung von Georg Goyert ---------- Originalausgabe; Langspielplatte: 30 cm / 33 UpM; Beigelegtes Textheft (23 S.) mit einem Vorwort von T.S. Eliot; Das Vinyl ist in sehr gutem Zustand, die Plastikhülle ist enthalten und intakt; Papphülle altersbedingt vergilbt und an den Rändern teilweise eingerissen; Schrift auf der Papphülle ist eingeprägt.

      [Bookseller: Buchhandlung Klaus Bittner GmbH]
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        A Wappo, Plate 490 from The North American Indian. Portfolio XIV

      University Press of Cambridge, Mass., and Plimpton Press, Norwood, Mass., Massachusetts 1924 - The North American Indian. Vol.14 Written, Illustrated and Published by Edward Curtis. Foreword By Theodore Roosevelt. Ex Libris, Rochester Public Library, stamp l.l. Published: University Press of Cambridge, Mass., and Plimpton Press, Norwood, Mass. Medium: Sepia printed photogravure engraving on Van Gelder paper. Photogravure by Suffolk Engr. Co., Cambridge Mass., 1924 Dimensions: Paper size 22 x 17 3/4", p.m. 17 5/8 x 12 7/8"

      [Bookseller: Arader Galleries of Philadelphia, PA]
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        The Town Child's Alphabet

      London: The Poetry Bookshop,, 1924. Designs by David Jones. Quarto. Original pictorial wrappers. Illustrations throughout (with occasional printed pale blue-green spot colour) by David Jones. Visiting card of a "Mr B. Gaynor, Killiney Bay [Ireland]" pasted to inside of back wrapper. Wrappers toned, some wear to spine, internally a nice copy. First edition, first impression, wrappered issue. One of the prettiest children's books of the period with delightful illustrations by David Jones; it was the sister publication to The Country Child's Alphabet also published in December 1924, with illustrations by William Rothenstein. "One of David Jones's earliest published works, executed while he was working for the S. Dominic's Press at Ditchling" (Woolmer).

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Songs and Sonnets

      London: Macmillan and Co., Limited,, 1924. Edited by F. T. Palgrave. Small octavo (156 × 98 mm). Contemporary red crushed half morocco by Bayntun, spine richly gilt in compartments separated by raised bands millet gilt, titles direct to second gilt., top edge gilt, red cloth sides ruled in gilt, marbled endpapers. Engraved vignette title-page with tissue guard. Contemporary gift inscription to front free endpaper. Edges toned, spotting to half-title and title-page, top edge of pp. 202-07 with oxidised indentation mark from paperclip. A very good copy. An attractively bound copy of a work first published in 1865. Palgrave is best remembered for his anthology of English poetry, the Golden Treasury (1861).

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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      Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1924.FIRST EDITION, 2 VOLUMES COMPLETE SET, 1924. 4to, approximately 285 x 190 mm, 11¼ x 7½ inches, frontispiece to each volume, 1 in colour, both with tissue guards, 160 illustrations on 125 plates, plus 2 folding tables, pages: xv, [1] - 281; viii, [281] - 580 including half - titles and index, bound in publisher's original blue buckram, gilt lettering to spines, blind rules to edges of covers. EX LIBRARY COPY, Guildhall library with their bookplate on each pastedown and a pale ink Withdrawn stamp beneath, pale Withdrawn ink stamp to bottom of both title pages, small stamp to verso of title pages and small neat ink number, small pale stamps to blank side of all plates and an occasional stamp to lower blank margin, not affecting text, slight fading to spines and slight evidence of library numers at bottom of spines, head of volume 2 slight worn, faint age - browning affecting text and plate margins, otherwise a very good set. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST. THIS SET IS VERY HEAVY AND WILL REQUIRE EXTRA POSTAGE.

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton P.B.F.A.]
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