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        Old Colonial Architecture in New South Wales and Tasmania

      Hardy Wilson, Sydney 1924 - SIGNED. Number 793 out of 1,000. Gilt lettering and decoration on front/ back cover and along spine. All plates and tissue guards present and intact. Light foxing to inside pages. Signs of wear at corners with fraying at head and tail of spine. Scratching to back cover and signs of water damage to spine. Binding is beginning to loosen but is secure. 10 pp followed by plates. 15" x 19". Postage for oversized and international shipping will be calculated by size and weight. AbeBooks shipping quotes are ESTIMATES only. If actual shipping cost is less than the AbeBooks estimate, it is our practice to REFUND the difference to the buyer. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Panoply Books]
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        The Common Sense of Money and Investments

      Simon and Schuster New York 1924 - First Edition. Small octavo. Author's first book. Uncommon investment and finance book by Rukeyser who was financial editor of the New York Tribune (1920-23) and the New York Evening Journal (1923-26). He wrote a financial column for the Hearst newspapers (1927-58) and thereafter a nationally syndicated column, "Everybody's Money." Rukeyser's books include Common Sense of Money and Investments (1924), Financial Security in a Changing World (1940), The Attack on Our Free Choice (1963), The Kennedy Recession (1963), and Collective Bargaining (1969). Regarded as one of the most respected market observers in America, he was a frequent guest in the 1980's on the television program hosted by his son Louis, Wall Street Week with Louis Rukeyser. [Ruth Beloff (2nd ed.)] Dustjacket copy states that this book "answers the questions which most of us would ask if we could spend a few hours in frank conversation with a real financial expert." Includes chapters concerning Investment Programmes for the Rich and Poor, How to Detect a Security Faker, The Secrets of the Wall Street Page, Delusions About Money. "From his daily work in Wall Street, the author knows the view-point of the leaders of finance". Very Good, some mild moisture discoloration to cloth at top of covers, in Very Good dustjacket with inch sized chip at lower spine end, some shallow chips and edge wear. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Babylon Revisited Rare Books]
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        Nuevas canciones

      Mundo Latino, Madrid 1924 - Antonio MACHADO: Nuevas canciones. Madrid, Editorial Mundo Latino, 1924. 220p. 2h. Rústica. Primera edición. Buen estado. Firma "similar" a la del autor (pero que NO es la de él); pequeño faltante en borde de contratapa. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librería del Signo]
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        Soignez la gloire de votre firme et l'excellence de vos marchandises, car, si vous les jugez bonnes votre intérêt devient l'intérêt général

      Draeger 1924 - In-folio, couverture artistiquement typographié en noir, niveaux de gris et rose, non paginé (env. 20 pp.), 11 planches, prestigieux catalogue glorifiant les industries des arts graphiques par une collaboration de premier plan, alliant DRAEGER, JEAN COCTEAU et CHARLES MARTIN, le texte possède une présentation typographique magnifique, faisant montre d'une grande ingéniosité, et les 11 planches dessinées par Charles Martin, dans le plus pur style Art Déco, complètent l'ensemble de manière magistrale, en présentant tous les artistes intervenant dans la fabrication des catalogues (publicistes, clients, dessinateur, imprimeur, etc.), album jamais égalé sur les métiers de l'éditions ; menus incidents en couverture (petits manques au dos, légères salissures en bords de plats), par ailleurs excellent état. Martin Charles [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Abraxas-libris]
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        Soignez la gloire de votre firme et l'excellence de vos marchandises, car si vous les jugez bonnes, votre intérêt devient l'intérêt général.

      Paris, Draeger frères, [1924]. - In-folio, en feuilles, couverture illustrée et rempliée de l'éditeur, non paginé (20 pp). Joint une chemise de Draeger. Edition originale. Très belle couverture artistiquement typographiée en noir, niveaux de gris et rose. Première édition illustrée de 11 planches en couleurs de Charles Martin. " Prestigieux catalogue glorifiant les industries des arts graphiques par une collaboration de premier plan, alliant DRAEGER, JEAN COCTEAU et CHARLES MARTIN, le texte possède une présentation typographique magnifique, faisant montre d'une grande ingéniosité, et les 11 planches dessinées par Charles Martin, dans le plus pur style Art Déco, complètent l'ensemble de manière magistrale, en présentant tous les artistes intervenant dans la fabrication des catalogues (publicistes, clients, dessinateur, imprimeur, etc.), album jamais égalé sur les métiers de l'édition." [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Livres de A à Z]
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        Golf Without Tears

      George H. Doran Company - [McIlvaine: A27b. Reissued: [1924?]; same as first but without publisher's monogram on the verso of the title page.] Copyright page: Copyright, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1922, 1924 By P. G. Wodehouse. Book is in good condition. Art Deco dust jacket is protected with Mylar. Book has a slight lean. Some wear and creasing to the dust jacket. Dust jacket is edgeworn, torn, and chipped and perhaps with edges cut. Spine of dust jacket is faded. 2 spots worn away on the rear of the dust jacket. Foxing to dust jacket. Some wear to the covers. Wear to the corners and spine ends. Webbing is showing through the front endpaper. Foxing to a few pages. Please see our other P. G. Wodehouse Listings. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: CKR Inc.]
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        Ovyde hys Booke of Methamorphose, Books X-XV.

      Boston & NY Houghton Mifflin 1924 - Quarto. xl, 189pp. One of 375 copies. American issue. Printed at the Shakespeare Head Press in Stratford-upon-Avon on Batchelor's Kelmscott handmade paper. Translated by William Caxton and printed from the manuscript in the Pepysian Library at Magdalene College, Cambridge. In a handsome binding of crimson morocco, with a triple gilt-ruled border to covers, a central gilt oval wreath comprised of flowers and leaves to the front cover, and gray moiré silk doublures. Gilt-titled to spine, with gilt borders to six compartments. A couple of small, slightly darker spots to the covers, possibly variations in the leather, else very fine. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers, Inc., ABAA]
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        THE LIGHTHOUSE AT THE END OF THE WORLD

      G. Howard Watt, New York 1924 - A Very Good + copy of the book with the rear hinge professionally tightened and a previous owner's name on the front free end paper. In a very bright, Near Fine jacket publisher clipped on the four corners, but retaining the original price. A late work by this master of science fiction and adventure, first published posthumously. This action-packed novel features piracy in the South Atlantic and the desperate measures undertaken by men stranded on a small island, home to the southern-most lighthouse in the world. Additional images available upon request. Very Good + in Near Fine. dust jacket. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Whitmore Rare Books, ABAA, ILAB]
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        5 ÉDITIONS ORIGINALES Recueil de 5 publications d¿époque, toutes originales reliées en un seul volume titré ¿¿Mélanges Politiques 2¿¿ comprenant par ordre d¿apparition ; Courtes Explications sur les 12,000 francs offerts par Mme la Duchesse de Berry aux indigens attaqués de la contagion. (1832), De la Restauration et de la Monarchie Élective ou réponse à l¿interpellation de quelques journaux sur mon refus de servir le nouveau gouvernement. (1831), De la nouvelle proposition relative au bannissement de Charles X et de sa famille ¿ (1831), Lettre à un pair de France. (2 déc. 1824), et un autre Lettre à un pair de France (8 nov. 1824) (mais il ne s¿agit pas du même texte).

      1924 - Paris, tous publiés chez Normand Fils ou Père selon la date, 1824-32, reliure ancienne avec plats marbrés, dos de toile subtilement texturée de décors floraux, environ 21 X 13 cm, 46 (2), 48, 155 (4), 88 et 44 pages. La reliure est dans un état général très bon, complète, propre et solide, montrant de l¿usure mineure aux coins des plats, une insolation au dos et deux débuts de fentes à la charnière arrière du dos (seulement la toile aux deux extrémités, sans conséquence sur la solidité de la reliure. L¿intérieur est en excellent état sans rien à signaler qui soit digne de mention. Une belle compilation de ces textes rares. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Montréal]
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        Autograph telegram draft signed ("Richard").

      N. p., c. 1924. - Oblong 8vo. 1 p. On the reverse of an envelope addressed to him. Apparently to his wife, Pauline, mentioning a dress rehearsal for "Intermezzo", a possible drive to Garmisch ("only if weather is fine and warm"), and promising to wire details on Monday: "Sobernheim tomorrow Munich Continental. Today's dress rehearsal Intermezzo great success". - In pencil; traces of handling.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        A Passage to India.

      New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company. - First Edition, 1924. First American Edition. A Fine hardcover copy in black cloth stamped in yellow at spine and on front cover, in a Near Fine pale green paper dustwrapper printed in black and red, very slightly toned along spine panel, with a few very tiny nicks to extremities. 322pp. Forster's last novel published during his lifetime, and the last one written (excepting for the late revisions to Maurice, published posthumously). Scarce 1st in dustwrapper. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Compass Rose Books, ABAA-ILAB]
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        Passage to India

      London, Edward Arnold & Co., 1924 - First edition, Arnold 1924. 3pp. advertisements, very light spotting to title and prelims, excellent original cloth, internally clean and bright, no ownership marks. Held in a custom drop-back box, 8vo, 1924. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: finecopy Ltd P.B.F.A.]
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        Les Innocents

      Paris: Le Livre Moderne Illustre, 1924 - Illustrated with numerous woodcuts by Dignimont. Warmly INSCRIBED on the half-title by the artist in the year of publication, WITH AN ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR SKETCH of a sallow-eyed couple. One of the earliest published works by the great bohemian litterateur, this is a roman-a-clef about Carco's tempetuous affair with Katherine Mansfield, who was married to John Middleton Murry at the time. Dignimont, Carco's frequent collaborator, was the preeminent illustrator of Parisian cafe society during its most decadent phase: together, their work offers an unforgettable portrait of the demi-monde during "les Ann?es folles." Original wrappers bound in a handsome contemporary binding of half leather and marbled boards with raised headbands. A near fine copy.

      [Bookseller: Carpe Librum]
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        Tarzan and the Golden Lion - The Photoplay Edition

      Grosset & Dunlap, New York 1924 - Photoplay Edition with Frontispiece and illustrations from the silent film. First Edition, thus. Publisher's orange cloth boards with the front and spine lettered in black. Cloth is lightly soiled and spine has a slight lean. There is mild foxing present on endpapers and page edges. Dust jacket in mylar wrapper has darkened along spine and edges, with some minor edge wear, primarily at spine ends. Altogether a tight and VG+ copy. Thought the copyright page states 1924, this photoplay edition was produced in 1927 to promote the release of the silent film of the same title. The ads on page 335 only list 25 Burroughs titles. Jacket advertises 16 Burroughs novels on the rear panel and 18 Burroughs novels on the inner surface. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: SF & F Books]
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        The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson

      London - William Heinemann, 1924 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. %0D%0AA set of The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson. %0D%0AIn thirteen volumes. %0D%0AThe books are bound with two volumes per book to make a total of 30 volumes. %0D%0AThe set consists of volumes 1-2, 3-4, 5-6, 7-8, 9-10, 13-14, 15-16, 17-18, 19-20, 23-24, 25-26, 27-28, 29-30, and are missing volumes 11-12 and 21-22. %0D%0ATusitala Edition. %0D%0AVolume 1-2 contains: New Arabian Nights, Treasure Island, volume 3-4 contains: The Dynamiter and Prince Otto, volume 5-6 contains: Dr. Jerkyll and Mr. Hyde, Fables etc, Kidnapped, volume 7-8 contains: Catriona, Merry Men, and Other Tales, volume 9-10 contains: Black Arrow, Master of Ballantrae, volume 13-14 contains: Island Nights' Entertainments, John Nicholson, The Ebb Tide, Story of a Lie, volume 15-16 contains: St. Ives, Weir of Hermiston etc, volume 17-18 contains: Inland Voyage, Travels With a Donkey, Amateur Emigrant etc, volume 19-20 contains: Fleeming Jenkin, Family of Engineers, In the South Seas, volume 23-24 contains: Poems II Plays, volume 25-26 contains: Virginibus, Puerisque, Ethical Studies, Edinburgh, etc, volume 27-28 contains: Men and Books, Essays Literary and Critical and volume 29-30 contains: Memories and Portraits, etc, Further Memories. %0D%0ARobert Louis Balfour Stevenson (13 November 1850 3 December 1894) was a Scottish novelist, poet, essayist, and travel writer. His most famous works are Treasure Island, Kidnapped, and Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde. %0D%0AA literary celebrity during his lifetime, Stevenson now ranks among the 26 most translated authors in the world. His works have been admired by many other writers, including Jorge Luis Borges, Bertolt Brecht, Marcel Proust, Arthur Conan Doyle, Henry James, Cesare Pavese, Ernest Hemingway, Rudyard Kipling, Jack London, Vladimir Nabokov, J. M. Barrie, and G. K. Chesterton, who said of him that he seemed to pick the right word up on the point of his pen, like a man playing spillikins. %0D%0AThe late 20th century saw the start of a re-evaluation of Stevenson as an artist of great range and insight, a literary theorist, an essayist and social critic, a witness to the colonial history of the Pacific Islands, and a humanist. %0D%0ACondition: %0D%0AIn red half crushed morocco leather bindings with red cloth covered boards. Externally, generally smart, lightly rubbed in places. There is some bumping to the tops and tails of the spines. Joints are tender. Boards are detached but present on volume 7-8, front board is detachedbut present on volume 9-10, front board is detached but present on volume 15-16, front board is detached but present on volume 17-18. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and clean. Overall: GOOD ONLY. %0D%0A%0D%0A.

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        Several Short Poems - [The Pasture. Stopping by Woods... the Oven Bird. an Old Man's Winter Night. the Runaway. Nothing Gold Can Stay]

      [New York, H. Holt & Co. [1924], 1924. 1st Edition. Near fine copy in the original wrappers; edges very slightly dust-dulled and toned. Given its ephemeral nature, this remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. Scans etc. On request. Single sheet folded and printed on all sides. Smith College Lecture commemorative booklet. Illustrated with J. J. Lankes woodcuts. References; Crane A8.

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        FAIRY TALES OF HANS ANDERSEN

      London: Hodder and Stoughton, [1924]. The beautiful Edition de Luxe, limited and numbered 225 of 500 copies. Signed by the illustrator, Kay Nielsen. With 12 tipped-in color plates and numerous black & white illustrations as frontispieces to each tale all by Kay Nielsen. 4to, the publisher&#146;s original deluxe vellum binding with elaborate gilt pictorial designs on the upper cover and spine. This copy retains the original glassine wrapper, still largely intact and is housed in a folding velvet-lined chemise and morocco backed slipcase designed with attractive raised bands and handsome gilt lettering. 197. An extraordinary copy, pristine and perfect. LIMITED TO 500 COPIES AND SIGNED BY THE ARTIST KAY NIELSEN.<br> 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.<br> 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.<br> 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&#146;s &#145;Tales&#146; nothing more needs to be said.

      [Bookseller: Buddenbrooks, Inc.]
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        Fairy Tales

      London, Hodder and Stoughton,, [1924]. Quarto. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in full blue morocco, titles and decoration to spine gilt, raised bands, rules, titles and elaborate pictorial decoration to boards gilt, inner dentelles gilt, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. Illustrated with 12 tipped-in colour-plates, and monochrome drawings throughout the text, by Kay Nielsen. A little occasional very light foxing, otherwise a fine copy. Edition de Luxe, limited to 500 numbered copies signed by the artist. A selection of classic stories by Hans Andersen which includes the Snow Queen and the Tinder Box beautifully illustrated by the renowned Scandinavian illustrator Nielsen.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Fairy Tales by Hans Andersen Illustrated By Kay Nielsen

      London: Hodder & Stoughton 1924. N.d. [1924]. 197 pp. No. 419 of a Limited De Luxe Edition of 500 copies signed by the artist, Kay Nielsen. Publisher&#39;s dark blue cloth elaborately decorated in gilt on front board and spine. In original dust wrapper, with repeated desgin from front cover. Dw chipped at head & tail of spine and along edges. Twelve tipped-in colour plates with captioned tissue-guards by Kay Nielsen. Head and tail-pieces, decorative borders and full-page b&w illustrations by Nielsen. No markings or inscriptions. Clean and fresh copy, gilt bright. A handsome copy in original dw. . Very Good. Decorated Cloth. Signed Limited Edition. 1924. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

      [Bookseller: Stephen Foster Books]
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        Fairy Tales. Illustrated by Kay Nielsen.

      New York: George H. Doran Company, 1924 - Quarto. Original black cloth with silver, black and orange illustration pasted to upper board, titles to upper cover in black, titles to spine in silver, pictorial endpapers. Line mark to upper board. House in the original printed box. A fine copy, the lid of the box has been repaired to two corners, the other two corners are split. llustrated with 12 tipped in colour plates, captioned tissues, monochrome plates and drawings within text. First US Edition. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Fairy Tales

      London: Hodder and Stoughton,, [1924]. Quarto, pp. 197. Finely bound in recent full green morocco, gilt titles, decoration, and raised bands to spine, gilt decorative border to boards, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt, original cloth cover and spine bound in at the back. Illustrated with 12 tipped-in colour-plates, and monochrome drawings within text by Kay Nielsen. Occasional very light spotting, otherwise in very good condition. First edition of a selection of classic stories by Hans Christian Andersen which includes the Snow Queen and the Tinder Box, all beautifully illustrated by Nielsen.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        FAIRY TALES.

      Hodder & Stoughton, London 1924 - Elaborate gilt pictorial cover and spine. One small nick at bottom of front cover without loss of cloth. Twelve full-page, tipped-in color plates by KAY NIELSEN. Numerous text illustrations in black and white. Slight bubbling of endpapers inside front cover and on rear cover. Occasional peripheral foxing on a few pages. A bright copy. 197pp. Quarto [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Glenn Books, ABAA, ILAB]
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        Fairy Tales. Illustrated by Kay Nielsen

      New York: George H. Doran Company, [1924] - Nielsen's work beautifully illustrates these classic tales (NIELSEN, KAY) First American Edition. 4to. Illustrated by Kay Nielsen. Twelve color illustrations mounted on paper, numerous full-page black and white illustrations; 280 pp. Black cloth, spine lettered in silver, large illustrated label in silver, black, and orange on front cover. Some loss to spine lettering, covers slightly rubbed, repaired tear without loss to contents page, portion torn from blank margin of one leaf; despite these flaws, a very good copy [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        FAIRY TALES.

      Hodder and Stoughton [1924], London - Quarto. 197p. Illustrated by Kay Nielsen with text drawings and twelve tipped in color plates. Pale blue cloth with gilt titles and elaborate gilt pictorial decorations on the upper cover, illustrated endpapers Front blank flyleaf marked "Review copy" Light wear, lower corner bump, very minor foxing, still a rather bright and nice copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Secret Societies and Subversive Movements *First Edition*

      London: Boswell Printing & Publishing Co., Ltd.. Hardcover. 419 pages. Index. Footnotes. Frontis portrait of Adam Weishaupt. "I have felt impelled to devote one more book to the Revolution as a whole by going this time further back into the past and attempting to trace its origins from the first century of the Christian era. For it is only by taking a general survey of the movement that it is possible to understand the causes of any particular phase of its existence. The French Revolution did not arise merely out of conditions or ideas peculiar to the eighteenth century, nor the Bolshevist Revolution out of political and social conditions in Russia on the teaching of Karl Marx. Both these explosions were produced by forces which, making use of popular suffering and discontent, had long been gathering strength for an onslaught not only on Christianity, but on all social and moral order." - from Preface. Bookplate upon front free endpaper. Last two leaves of index loose but present. Back free endpaper not present. Front board loosely attached. Tiny bit of writing atop last blank page. No other markings noticed. Gilt lettering upon backstrip worn but legible. . Fair. 1924. First Edition.

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        Mountain Interval.

      Henry Holt and Company,, NY: 1924 - An early printing. SIGNED by the author - "Robert Frost / Amherst 1925" - on the front free endpaper. Light damp marks along the top and spine edges - throughout the text block, lettering along the spine is faded, minor shelf wear and aging, else good in green cloth and paper covered boards. No dust jacket. ; 75 pages [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Grendel Books, ABAA/ILAB]
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        Poems

      Gregynog Press, Near Newtown 1924 - First edition thus. Octavo. Green cloth and printed paper over boards. Title-page in red and black. Illustrated with 13 wood engravings by R.A. Maynard and H.W. Bray. One of 470 numbered copies (of a total edition of 500). Gift inscription on the front fly (signed "Rudge"), one tiny rubbed spot on the spine, paper rubbed on one spot on the bottom of the front board, a near fine copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        14 Ansichten.

      . Lithographie v. Hellingrath, 1924, 22,4 x 30 (Blattgröße). 14 signierte Probedrucke zum "Harz-Buch" von Carl Lange, 1924. Alle Blätter von Hellingrath mit blauem Stift signiert und verso bezeichnet: Halberstadt: Georgen Tor(steht noch) - Blankenburg - Quedlinburg: Dom und Schloß - Ilsenburg - Goslar - Thale: Roßtrappe - Goslar a.d. Gose - Halberstadt: Alte Markt (völlig zerstört) - Brockenblick - Wernigerode: Schloß und Brocken - Regenstein - Steinerne Rinne - Harzquerbahn - Ältestes Harzhaus in Ober...? - Alle Blätter in guter Erhaltung.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        Der Sichtbare Mensch Oder Die Kultur Des Films

      Deutsch-Osterreichischer Verlag, Vienna/Leipzig 1924 - This is a very good softcover copy of this scarce book signed by the author and dated in the year of publication. Text in German. Light edge-wear to the pictorial blue covers. A small piece missing from the top of the spine. Many pages still uncut, so probably never used. 4to, 9 1/2" high X 6 1/2" wide, 166 pages. A beautiful copy. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Design Books]
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        A Mixed-Blood Coast Pomo

      Suffolk Eng. Co., Cambridge Mass. - 1924. (Photograph) Very good. A Mixed-Blood Coast Pomo. The North American Indian. Vol. 14, Portfolio, Plate 476. From Copyright Photograph 1924 by E. S. Curtis Photogravure Suffolk Eng. Co., Cambridge Mass. Original Photogravure on Vellum : 21 3 / 4" X 17 15 / 16" Image: 15 7 / 16" X 11 11 / 16". [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Aquila Books(Cameron Treleaven) ABAC]
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        L' ENFER.

      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]

      [Bookseller: BOOKSELLER - ERIK TONEN BOOKS]
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        A Diegueño Woman of Campo

      Suffolk Eng. Co., Cambridge Mass. - 1924. (Photograph) Very good. A Diegueño woman of Campo. The North American Indian. Portfolio 15, Plate 530. From Copyright Photograph 1924 by E. S. Curtis. Photogravure Suffolk Eng. Co., Cambridge Mass. Original Photogravure on Japanese Rice Paper : Image: 15 1 / 2" X 11 3 / 8". [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Simple Two-Move Themes

      Chess Amateur, Stroud 1924 - xiv+218 with diagrams and index. Small octavo (7 1/2" x 5") bound in original red cloth with gilt lettering to spine and cover. Edited by George Hume. Signed by F B Feast. A C White's Christmas Series. (Betts: 35-5) First edition. 100 themes (or sub-divisions of themes) described, each accompanied by a group of 6 illustrative examples by various composers. In all, 600 problems, with solutions. Includes indexes and composers, terms and themes. Condition: Some marginalia, old review tipped in to front end paper. Bonner's signature on front paste down, corners bumped, spine age darkened, spine ends rubbed else a good copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: The Book Collector, Inc.]
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        A Magician Among The Spirits

      HARPER & BROTHERS, NEW YORK 1924 - Gilt title on front cover. Front and back hinge cracked. Spine is worn to top and bottom and discolored. Black and white illustrations, covers are worn, Book plate on front free endpaper. DATE PUBLISHED: 1924 EDITION: 294 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Princeton Antiques Bookshop]
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        TRAVELS IN ARABIA DESERTA.

      - With a New Preface by the author, and all original maps, plans and cuts. In two volumes. Pp. xxvi+624(last blank)+xiv+690, frontispiece portrait with tissue guard both volumes, plus another 8 plates in Volume I (5 folding), text figures, large coloured folding map in pocket at end of Volume I, appendices, index & glossary of Arabic words; red cloth, spines lettered in gilt, slightly marked and worn, bottom fore-corners bumped; t.e.g., others uncut; bookseller's sticker at foot of upper pastedowns, the free endpapers offset, a little light foxing and occasional slight soiling; Cape/The Medici Society, London, 1924. New and Cheaper Edition, reprinted.

      [Bookseller: Kay Craddock - Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        East of the Sun and West of the Moon, Old Tales from the North

      New York: George H Doran Company 204 pgs. No date, circa 1924. Mustard cloth with red stamped titling to cover and spine, previous owner&#39;s name on endpaper, occasional marks to pages, one page with edge tear, corner off one mounting page, all color plates are intact and fine; the rare dust jacket is age-toned with a stain at spine edge, but complete. Orange and white decorative endpapers,Tipped-in color frontis and 24 other tipped in color plates with captions. Many other decorative elements and illustrations in b&w. Nielsen&#39;s illustrations are breathtaking and bold. Uncommon in such a nice dust jacket.. Early American Edition. Very Good/Very Good. Large 8vo.

      [Bookseller: E M Maurice Books, LLC, ABAA]
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        LES HEURES BORDELAISES

      Edition : BORDEAUX, LA VIE BORDELAISE, 1924 - La vie quotidienne à BORDEAUX, illustré de dessins dans le texte de l'auteur - Préface de Paul BERTHELOT - Les illustrations de LE TANNEUR ont été coloriées au pochoir par J. SAUDE - Feuillets non reliés sous couverture papier - Tirage à 300 exemplaire sur papier alfa blanc, celui-ci justifié No 122 30 pages, feuillets, 32 cm. Très bon état [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Livres 113]
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        RARE ENGLISH GLASSES of the XVII & XVIII Centuries. Introduction written by Bernard Rackham.

      Geoffrey Bles N.d. c. 1924 - 1st Ed. 4to. 268pp. 100 tipped in b/w. plates, 1 tipped in cold. plate. Marbled e.ps., original gilt lettered half leather with cloth boards, very minor wear, t.e.g. No. 21 of a Signed Limited Edition of 100 de Luxe Copies.A substantial monograph based on the collections of the author and other private individuals. There are illustrations of 147 glasses, goblets, glass candlesticks, bowls etc.A scarce work of reference. Additional postage may be necessary US$921 [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Francis Edwards ABA ILAB]
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        Toi et Moi

      Paris - Les Editions G. Cres et Cie, 1924 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. An attractive example of this popular collection of the poetry of Paul Geraldy. A new [fourteenth] edition, copy number 14,672. With an engraving to title page and a drawing by Edouard Vuillard to frontispiece. Condition: In a half morocco binding with marbled paper covered boards. Externally, sound with slight bumping to corners. Internally, firmly bound, bright and clean. Overall: VERY GOOD.

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        Zvenigorod oklikannyj; Nikoliny pritchi = Zvenigorod

      Paris: Alatas, 1924. 8vo. 158 pp. Text in Russian. Front cover detached but present, rear cover missing, no spine, else Fair. Binding loose, first few pages worn. Front cover worn.

      [Bookseller: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts]
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        THE DIARY

      G. Bell and Sons Ltd, London 1924 - 187 x 121 mm (7 3/8 x 4 3/4"). Eight volumes bound in three. Transcribed by the late Rev. Mynors Bright, M.A., from the shorthand manuscript in the Pepysian Library, Magdalene College, Cambridge. Edited with additions by Henry B. Wheatley. FINE CONTEMPORARY TERRA COTTA CRUSHED MOROCCO BY SANGORSKI & SUTCLIFFE (signed on front turn-ins), double gilt fillet border on covers, upper covers with gilt insignia incorporating the initials "S P," crossed anchors, and looping ropes with Pepys' (misspelled) motto in Latin on a ribbon above it, raised bands, spines gilt in double-ruled compartments with central ornament of either a crown, a sailor's knot, an anchor, or crossed quills, turn-ins ruled in gilt, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. With frontispiece portrait of the author. Spines lightly and uniformly sunned toward pink, otherwise AN EXTREMELY PLEASING SET IN BEAUTIFUL CONDITION inside and out. Pepys' diary is available in various editions; the chief value of the present printing is that it is done on India paper, allowing the full substantial text to be contained in a very manageable space. And the compactness of this edition is here very much enhanced by the bindings, made with high quality morocco and expertly finished. (The Sangorski Latinist has, however, fallen short of perfection: Pepys chose as his personal motto "mens cujusque is est quisque," or "what a man's mind is, that is what he is," but here the first word is unfortunately spelled "mons," Latin for "mountain."). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Phillip J. Pirages Rare Books (ABAA)]
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