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        The Genesee Country (Western New York) Comprising the Counties of Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Chemung, Erie, Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Niagara, Ontario, Orleans, Schuyler, Steuben, Wayne, Wyoming and Yates

      S.J. Clarke Publishing Co.. Good. 1925. Hardcover. 4 volume set, First edition, 1925, in green cloth covers. Gilt spine lettering and marbled closed edges. Rubbing to covers, especially along fore edges and corners. Volumes I and II have chips and tears at spine ends with a little loss. Volume II has a 1 1/2" tear in front joint at spine tail. Volumes III and IV have chips and tears at spine ends with a bit more serious loss at the spine head of volume IV and a 1" tear at the spine head of volume III. Bindings sound but the hinges are beginning to weaken, especially the back hinge on volume III. Slight smoke odor. Text clean with mild age toning, mostly in the margins. Due to size and/or weight of the book I can only ship it domestic mail. A Little Store that's BIG on Service. Free Delivery Confirmation on every package. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall .

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        In the Tropics

      1925 - Arthur Trevor Briscoe (1873-1943) “In the Tropics” Etching, 1923 Signed l.r.: “Arthur Briscoe” Numbered l.l. 59/75 25” x 20” framed Arthur Trevor Briscoe was a painter in oil and watercolor and etcher of marine subjects. Educated at Shrewsbury School, Arthur Briscoe studied art at the Slade School of Art in London under Fred Brown and at Julian’s in Paris. After finishing his studies he bought a boat and sailed the British and north European coasts. He painted maritime scenes in oils and watercolors and also began etching. The print publisher H. C. Dickins promoted Briscoe’s etchings and they became very popular, selling out on subscription and soon making good prices at auction. The subjects of his 189 etchings, all made over a ten year period, were almost exclusively of maritime subjects, except seven which include two portraits of his friend James McBey. Arthur Briscoe also wrote on yachting subjects including Handbook on Sailing under the nom de plume of Clove Hitch. Exhibitions of his works have been held at the Royal Academy, Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colour, New English Art Club, Brook Street Art Gallery, Connell & Sons Gallery, Fine Art Society, Glasgow Institute of Fine Art, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, Royal Society of British Artists, Royal Society of Painter-Etchers, and Redfern Gallery. Museums owning his works include the De Young Museum in San Francisco and the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich, England.

      [Bookseller: Arader Galleries San Francisco]
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        L'Oiseau Bleu

      Special Copies of the L'Oiseau Bleu (Lepape, Georges); Maeterlinck, Maurice. L'Oiseau Bleu Feerie de Maurice Maeterlinck avec des quatorze Aquarelles originales de Georges Lepape. Paris: Le Livre, 1925. Number 10 of 25 examples on Japan hors commerce, this for the publisher Henri Barthlemy. 8vo. Original wrappers. Fine. This volume prints the libretto for the 1923 production of L'Oiseau Bleu which was staged in Paris at Theatre Cora Laparcerie in December 1922 with decor and costumes by Georges Lepape. With 14 illustrations by Lepape based on the production but re-designed for this edition and reproduced in high-quality pochoir by Saude. Bookplates of Henri Barthlemy on front pastedown. WITH-- (Lepape, Georges); Maeterlinck, Maurice. Decors et Costumes Pour L'Oiseau Bleu. Paris: Le Livre, 1927. With 61 color plates (seven are double paged folding). Copy #10 of 10 copies printed on Japon Imperial, hors commerce, this for the publisher Henri Barthlemy. 8vo. Original wrappers. Fine. This volume illustrates the full range of costume and set designs by Lepape for the 1923 production of L'Oiseau Bleu. The illustrations are printed in high-quality pochoir by Saude. Also printed is a preface by Gerard D'Houville on the Lepape production of the play. The difference in intention of the illustrator Georges Lepape is vividly evident in these two editions. The 1925 edition contains polished illustrations meant to appeal to the reader of a book. Although Lepape's compositions symbolize the action of the 1923 play, here he is foremost a book illustrator with his beautifully balanced compositions, which enliven the text. The 1927 edition, on the other hand, displays Lepape's drawings which were used to costume the actual 1923 production. Both volumes protected by a cloth and board slipcase (slight wear).

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        ??????????? [Oho daihiko kinen hiko yugi Flying Game Celebrating the Great Flight to Visit Europe]

      Osaka.: Osaka Asahi Shinbun ??????? (publisher).. 1925.. Folding colour sugoroku [Japanese game], 54.4 x 79.9cm. Trifle worn at folds, carelessly folded but generally very good. This sugoroku celebrating the first flight to Europe from Japan was issued as a supplement to the December 10th, 1925 edition of the Asahi Shinbun. In 1925 Asahi Shinbun sponsored the first flight to Europe from Japan by two biplanes. This game is also notable as it includes the words ????(Chosen kaikyo or Korean Straits)for the stretch of sea between Japan and Korea, a surprising and controversial naming for a Japanese children's game where nationalist spirit is in evidence. The planes used for the flight were French Breguet 19, one named "Hatsukaze (First Wind)" ?? and the other was named "Kochikaze (East Wind)" ??. Aboard "Hatsukaze" were Abe Hiroshi (pilot) ??? and Shinohara Shunichiro (engineer) ????? and aboard "Kochikaze" were Kawachi Kazuhiko (pilot) ???? and Katagiri Shohei (engineer) ????. They took off from Tokyo on the 25th of July, 1925 and flew via Siberia to Moscow, Berlin, Paris, London, and other cities, landing in Rome, their final destination, the 27th of October, 1925. The distance they covered was 16,565 kilometres with a total flight time of 110 hours and 50 minutes. In the upper right corner of the sheet there are photographic portraits of (from right to left) Shinohara, Katagiri, Kawachi, and Abe. The two planes flying above the globe featured in the centre of the sheet are Hatsukaze (on the left) and Kochikaze (on the right). The game begins in Tokyo (lower right corner Tokyo) with the goal to reach Rome in the lower left corner. All the landing positions for the players between Tokyo and Rome are places visited. The number between each position indicates the distance between these cities. A very nice copy. .

      [Bookseller: Asia Bookroom]
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        Print: 2 Pointers

      New York: Arthur Ackermann & Son Inc, 50 East 57th Street, 1925. Approx. 13 x 20 inches, on a larger sheet. Signed in pencil lower right and remarqued lower left with covey of quail in pencil in margin. Framed and glazed (22 x 29 inches overall)

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        Der Mainzer Dom und seine Denkmäler,

      Frankfurt Frankfurter Verlagsanstalt, 1925 - 63 S. mit 34 Textabb. Und 232 Abb auf Lichtdrucktafeln hervorragende Aufnahmen von Dom und plastischer Ausgestaltung gutes Exemplar Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 3700 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Michael Solder]
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        Le Marchand de Marrons

      Frapier, ca. 1925. Lithograph on Chine paper, 1897. 25.8 x 17.5 cm. From the edition of 525 printed by Frapier c. 1925. Monogram in the stone. Reference: Delteil 335, A. 254, W. 232, Adriani 211. With large margins, in good condition, slight creasing. Please inquire.

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        The History of the Colored Methodist Episcopal Church in America: Comprising Its Organization, Subsequent Development and Present Status. Book One (bound with) Book Two

      Jackson, Tenn.: Publishing House C.M.E. Church. 1925. First. Third edition of Book One, and first edition of Book Two, as issued by the publisher. Publisher's cloth gilt. 623pp. (paginated consecutively), frontispiece and many photographs of Church notables. A couple of small tears on the spine, else a nice, near fine copy. Inscribed by the author to another Bishop in the Church: "To Bishop Collins Drury from the Author. Feb. 15, 1926. C.H. Phillips 10828 Drexel Ave. Cleveland, Ohio with highest esteem." Phillips (1858-1951) was born in Milledgeville, Georgia, the son of a minister and one of twelve children, ten of whom survived childhood, and many of whom became ministers as well. He went to Atlanta University and various other institutions for post-graduate study in religion, and was active in education and temperance as well as religion. When he retired from a pastorate in Washington, D.C., Frederick Douglass, along with several others, made a farewell address. .

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      Paris: Librairie Stock, 1925. First ed. Man Ray. Folio, (22) leaves printed rectos only, with photogravure frontispiece by Man Ray. Loose as issued in printed wrappers. The frontispiece has left a transfer on the colophon leaf as usual. A fine, unopened copy. Housed in a newly made chemise of paper over boards with a morocco spine, titled in silver ink, housed in a matching paper over boards slipcase. Of a total edition of 300 copies, this is number 47 of 25 copies printed on Hollande Van Gelder.For Cocteau, the Angel Heurtebise was both his guardian and a demon; written during a feverish period of seven days, this is one of his best known poems "...Your beauty, angel of white lead, Caught in a photograph by an Explosion of magnesium." (from an English translation) Jean Cocteau collaborated on many photographically illustrated editions, this was the first. This photogravure from a Rayogram is one of Man Ray's most subtle and beautiful. Additionally, this copy is SIGNED by Cocteau with his customary five point star and the following, "Viens au ralenti folle etoile" (slow down crazy star).

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        The New Negro, An Interpretation

      New York: Albert and Charles Boni 1925 - Thick 8vo., cloth and paper-covered boards lettered in blue; loosened title page, extremities rubbed. First edition, second printing of the work "that defined the Harlem Renaissance movement." The work contained fiction, poetry, drama, music, and historical essays by Countee Cullen, Langston Hughes, James Weldon Johnson and others. W.E.B. Du Bois, who provided an essay on postwar racism and economic imperialism, maintained that the anthology was "bursting with propaganda but it is beautifully and painstakingly done." [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        No More Parades; a novel

      Duckworth, 1925 - Very slight fading to head and foot of spine, otherwise a very nice copy indeed in bright dust-wrapper which has a couple of trivial nicks and is a little darkened at the spine panel Harvey A59 Part of the Parade’s End tetralogy. This is a variant binding - Harvey calls for green cloth, spine lettered in gilt. Original blue cloth, spine lettered in black [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bertram Rota Ltd]
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        Museum Lessianum. Section Théologique. Revue des Communautés Religieuses. De 1925 à Janvier-Février 1940 (16 Années de la "Revue des Communautés Religieuses" HORS l'année 1930). Texte et Commentaire des Documents du Saint Siège. Consultations. Mélanges . Chroniques

      L'édition Universelle, Desclée de Brouwer, Bruxelles, Editions Fidélité 1925 - 66 vol. in-8 br. et 3 vol. in-8 reliés demi-toile rouge, L'édition Universelle, Desclée de Brouwer, Bruxelles, 1925-1940 (manque l'année 1936 - sauf le n°5 - ainsi que le n° 2 de 1931 et le n°1 de 1934) Rare tête de série de la "Revue des Communautés Religieuses", bien complète des 5 premières années (1925-1929) puis des 9 années suivantes à partir de 1931 (manquent seulement le n°2 de 1931 et le numéro 1 de 1934), jusqu'au n°1 de 1940 (la revue fut interrompue par la guerre), entrecoupé par le manque de l'année 1930 (on dispose seulement du n°5). On y joint "Documents du Saint Siège, 1918-1924" publié en 1928. Bon ensemble réunissant la tête de collection (dont les 5 premières années complètes !) de cette revue dirigée par les pères jésuites, et ouverte à toutes les contributions les plus fameuses ; en 1964, la "Revue des Communautés Religieuses" a changé de dénomination et est devenue la Revue "Vie Consacrée". Dans notre catalogue, voir aussi notre collection de cette même série de 1954 à 2003. Langue: Français [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        LA LIGNE DE COEUR. 1ère série: 12 numéros, 2ème série: 5 numéros.

      - 1ère SERIE : Nantes, 1925-1928. 12 fascicules in-12 brochés (14,5 x 20 cm) du n° 1, novembre 1925 au n° 12, mars 1928. Couvertures illustrées par J.E. Laboureur. Revue dirigée par Julien Lanoé. Collaborateurs : Léon Bloy, G. de Chirico, M. Fombeure, J. Cocteau, G. Hugnet, Max Jacob sous le pseudonyme de Morven le Gaëlique, C. Cahun, L. Emié, A. Salmon, P. Reverdy, J. Supervielle, Saint-Paul-Roux, j. Maritain, M. Sachs. 2ème SERIE : Paris, Librairie Van Den Berg, 1933 à 1935. 4 fascicules in-12 en feuilles numérotés de I à IV (14 x 22,5 cm) du n° 1, mai 1933 au n° 4, juillet 1934. Textes de Julien Lanoé. Paris, Librairie de L'Arc, 1935. 1 fascicule in-12 en feuilles numéroté V (14 x 22,5 cm) mai 1935. Textes de Julien Lanoé. EDITION ORIGINALE [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Die vier Elemente. Ein Bilderbuch für die reifere weibliche Jugend. Künstlerhaus Fasching 1925. (Mit Zeichnungen von Mitgliedern und Freunden des Künstlerhauses.)

      Selbstverlag,, Wien, 1925 - Wien, Selbstverlag, 1925. Kl.-8°. 20 Doppel-Bll. [41 Bll.] Lose Blattsammlung in OMappe. Mit dem Inhaltsverzeichnis und allen lithographierten Bögen. Mit vergoldeten Vorsätzen und Kleisterpapiereinband. Beiliegend zwei Originaltuschzeichnungen von E. Stella, wobei eines die Vorlage zur beinhalteten Abbildung ist (Tiefsee-Idylle; 14 x 10,6 cm). - Leichte Gbrsp. - Mit Zeichnungen von Berthold Löffler, Hans Frank, Richard Teschner, K. F. Gsur, S. Hruby, A. Kenner, C. Fahringer, A. Janesch, L. Keck, E. Stella, E. Puchinger, E. Karlinsky, A. Goltz, E. Veith und H. Cornaro sowie "Die 4 Elemente" von Mirko Jelusich. - Selten. Deutsch

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        Lohse, Carl. - "Schnitter bei der Heumahd".

      . Aquarell, auf Japanpapier, um 1925. Von Carl Lohse. 26,8 x 36,3 cm (Blatt) / 28,5 x 38,5 cm (Trägerblatt). Verso diverse Notationen in Bleistift. - Mit Zertifikat. - Blattrand etwas brüchig und mit kleinen Fehlstellen und Einrissen. Zur Stabilisierung auf feines Japanpapier aufgezogen. Insgesamt mäßig guter Erhaltungszustand bei schöner Farbwirkung. Carl Lohse (1895 Hamburg -1965 Bischofswerda). Deutscher Maler und Zeichner, bedeutender Vertreter des Dresdner Expressionismus. 1909/10 Besuch der Staatlichen Kunstgewerbeschule in Hamburg. 1910-12 Künstlerische Ausbildung an der Malschule von Arthur Siebelist in Hamburg-Uhlenhorst durch Förderung von Alfred Lichtwark. 1912/13 Studium an der Weimarer Akademie. Freundschaft mit Otto Pankok..

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        La ville

      Editions Albert Morancé, Paris 1925 - N.p. [96 planches], In-4 (21,5 x 28 cm), demi-chagrin brun, auteur et titre dorés sur le cuir du premier plat, vélin recouvrant une partie des plats, dos lisse avec auteur et titre dorés, tête dorée, couverture et dos conservés. Edition originale. Reliure signée R. KERNESCHER (Bucarest). Exemplaire n° 140 / 275, un des 225 sur vélin d'Arches à la cuve (après 50 sur Japon Impérial). Signé par l'artiste à la justification. 96 / 100 bois gravés par Frans MASEREEL (manque 4 planches). Les planches sont tirées au recto des feuillets. Légers frottements à la reliure, planches en très bel état. Bon exemplaire. In-4° [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        La Céramique Française. Bernard Palissy et les Fabriques du XVIe Siècle ; La Céramique Française. Nevers, Rouen et les Fabriques du XVIIe et du XVIIIe Siècle [2 vol.]

      Paris : Éditions Albert Morancé, 1924-1925 - ~ 2 vol. ~ Vol. 1: 48 planches en feuilles dont 25 en couleurs; Vol. 2: 48 planches en feuilles dont 29 en couleurs ~ Emboîtages demi-toile d'éditeur, fermoirs à lacets de coton, réunissant les cahiers de texte et les planches en feuilles ~ Vol.1: 37+[2]p+48 pl.; Vol.2: 47+[5]p+48pl. ~ 24x19x5cm. ~ Très Bon état, mais très léger accroc à l'extrémité du plat supérieur du vol. 1 ~ Heavy item, circa 1.4 Kg. Extra postage costs will apply / Additional images available/ [Attributes: First Edition]

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        MANUEL DE L'AMATEUR D'ESTAMPES des XIXeme et XXeme SIECLES ( 1801 - 1924 ) + DEUX COMPLEMENTS . 4 Volumes de 158 + 700 Reproductions d' ESTAMPES

      - Paris . DORBON . 1925 - 1926 . 4 volumes , 16,5 x 25 cm , en reliure éditeurs toile , ornés de fers spéciaux . Tomes I & II : 634 pages ( pagination continue ) + publicités , ornées de 158 reproductions . Tirage numéroté sur papier Vergé . ( N° 316 ) . Compléments I & II . 700 reproductions Hors Texte + 10 p de table + pub. Tirage numéroté . ( N° 239 ) . Les couvertures et dos sont conservés . Léger frottement sur le bord d'un plat , sinon ensemble en parfaite condition . Attention au Port à l'étranger : Poids emballé : 7 Kg . [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      Grasset, Paris 1925 - Octavo, 272 pages. About Fine in publisher's original printed wraps. Printed price of 7 fr. 50 on the spine panel is very lightly cancelled, with the new price of 9 frs. directly below; spine panel imperceptibly sunned, with a bit of light toning to the text edges, else Fine. One of Hesse's two great masterworks, preceded only by the German First, with this edition preceding the English translation by 26 years. Quite rare, with OCLC locating a single copy at the Bibliotheque Nationale de France. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Old ship figure-heads & sterns : with which are associated galleries, hancing-pieces, catheads and divers other matters that concern the grace and countenance of old sailing-ships by L.G. Carr Laughton

      London : Halton & Truscott Smith; New York : Minton, Balch & Co. 1925 - Physical description; xv, 281 p. incl. mounted col. front. : illus. 55 pl. (part mounted col.) ; 32 x 26 cm. Notes; Limited to one thousand five hundred copies . This copy is out-of-series. Subjects; Sailing ships. Shipbuilding - History. Ships. Wood-carving. Provenance; Bookplate of Keith Hogg to the front paste-down with the signatures of G.W Harris and H. Tyson Smith. Very good copy in the original gilt-blocked cloth over bevelled boards. Spine bands and panel edges somewhat rubbed and toned as with age. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. 4 Kg. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Sir Gawain & The Green Knight

      OXFORD AT THE CLARENDON PRES 1925 - Good hardback green cloth boards with gilt title on spine, no dust jacket; 211 pages with 2 black and white plates. Many pages heavily annotated in black ink mainly translation of words; spine darkened, covers rubbed, worn corners bumped; Erratta Slip The complete Middle-English text. Half the book comprises notes and glossary. DATE PUBLISHED: 1925 EDITION: FIRST ED 211 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Le Femmes de ce Temps

      Chez Devambez. Hardcover. Paris, 1925. Folio, 10 x 13 inches. No. 88 of 500. Ten pages of text by Kerdyk, with accompanying illustrations by Guy Arnoux. Internally fine, some rubbing and wear to boards, small amount of writing on front free endpaper. Very good condition overall / tres bon etat. A beautifully illustrated title. Please contact us for additional pictures or information. . Very Good. 1925. First Edition.

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        Les Marchandes de Plaisirs

      Paris. Limited First Edition. Wraps. Very Good Plus. Scarce collection of watercolors from a now forgotten, or unjustly overlooked, artist who incomparably captures in her paintings the l'esprit of Colette. No copies found on OCLC, notwithstanding this was a limited edition of 500 copies. (This copy is numbered 500.) Also no information on the publisher, suggesting this might have been privately printed. N.d., circa 1925. 33 by 25 cm. 2 pp. preface by Carco, a novelist regarded as the "Last Bohemian", followed by sixteen watercolors, each preceded by a tissue guard containing the title of the painting. Whether or not May Wanda herself felt a connection to Colette is immaterial; in her subject matter, her treatment of her subjects, he economy of line in her portraits, her bold application of color and finally, her straightforward, unblinking honesty, the comparison of the two is inevitable. There are a few men appearing in these paintings, but this is artwork about women, by a woman, from a woman's point-of-view. That point-of-view is both inscrutable and acerbic in its traversal of the frivolous and gaudy aspects of urban life, and there is somehow created a bond between the women living in comfort and luxury and those of meaner circumstance. Here are depicted a woman sitting alone with a glass of wine, a young ingenue on a fashionable boulevard, a flapper behind the wheel of a car, a woman at a pool, sisters in an opera box, smartly dressed women shopping, a woman at a "Bal Musette", etc. Carco likens May Wanda to Toulouse-Lautrec, and that is also an apt comparison in many ways, particularly in the weary enigmatic expressions of many of the women.

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        The History of the Colored Methodist Episcopal Church in America: Comprising Its Organization, Subsequent Development and Present Status. Book One (bound with) Book Two

      Jackson, Tenn.: Publishing House C.M.E. Church. 1925. First. Third edition of Book One, and first edition of Book Two, as issued by the publisher. Publisher's cloth gilt. 623pp. (paginated consecutively), frontispiece and many photographs of Church notables. A couple of small tears on the spine, else a nice, near fine copy. Inscribed by the author to another Bishop in the Church: "To Bishop Collins Drury from the Author. Feb. 15, 1926. C.H. Phillips 10828 Drexel Ave. Cleveland, Ohio with highest esteem." Phillips (1858-1951) was born in Milledgeville, Georgia, the son of a minister and one of twelve children, ten of whom survived childhood, and many of whom became ministers as well. He went to Atlanta University and various other institutions for post-graduate study in religion, and was active in education and temperance as well as religion. When he retired from a pastorate in Washington, D.C., Frederick Douglass, along with several others, made a farewell address. .

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        Autograph letter signed ("Werfel").

      Prag, [c. 1925]. - 2 pp., on a single leaf of Hotel Erzherzog Stephan stationery, approx. 228 x 292 mm. To Rudolf and Rose Hilferding: "O weh, oh weh! In aller Eile! [.]" - a high-spirited letter of some length, thanking the prominent socialist couple for a fine time in Leipzig, and including a measure of handwritten musical notation. - Folded for mailing, a bit of edge wear and some short tears. An excellent letter.

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        Moussa le petit noir

      Crès et Cie 1925 - In-8 broché, couverture rempliée, titre doré au premier plat, 93 pp., magnifique volume, le deuxième de la 'collection des arts' chez Crès, qui propose 23 illustrations remarquables (dessins ou aquarelles) de A. Marquet, dont certaines en couleurs, une belle oeuvre, richement illustrée, tirage total à 365 exemplaires, le nôtre (n°271) est sur papier de Rives ; excellent état. Collection des arts Marquet Albert [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Rêveries d'un promeneur solitaire. Dessins de Bernard Naudin. [reliure signée de l'UCAD]

      René Kieffer, Paris 1925 - Paris, René Kieffer, 1925. Coll. "L'amour des livres" (n° 4). 20,5 x 14,5 cm (R), in-8, 217 (2) pp., ornements en vert dans le texte, reliure de plein maroquin vert émeraude, dos à 4 nerfs repoussés, ornements géométriques à froid et en or sur les mors et au dos, contreplats mosaïqués de maroquin noir en encadrement, encadrement d'or et à froid, doublure de moire, tête dorée, couverture illustrée et dos conservés (reliure signée U.C.A.D. [Union Centrale de Arts Décoratifs]). Tirage à 1050 exemplaires. Celui-ci l'un des 1000 sur vélin teinté de cuve (n° 298). Très rare reliure signée de l'UCAD, probablement présentée à l'une des expositions des Arts décoratifs vers 1925-1930. Le dos a intégralement viré au brun, sinon parfait. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        La Cuisine d'Aujourd'hui and La Patisserie d'Aujourd'hui (2 Volumes)

      Paris Flammarion 1924 and 1925 - Fourteenth and Tenth Editions. Large 8vo. Both volumes originally softback, rebound in half cloth with decorative paper-covered boards, with original paper covers bound-in. All text in French. La Cuisine: 850pp. with 270 line drawings and a pink paper, 8pp. catalogue bound-in. La Patisserie: 465pp. with210 line-drawings and a pink paper, 8pp. catalogue bound-in. Previous owner's name in ink to top of original paper front covers. A few pencil notes (in English) to first few pages of La Patisserie, none to La Cuisine. Original paper wrappers somewhat worn and lightly soiled. Light soiling to new endpapers of both volumes. Overall a VERY GOOD SET. (Shelf 7) NOTE: Heavy Set: (3 kg +) postage outside the UK might incur a surcharge. **To see a scan of this book please visit our Home page ** The shop is open 7 days a week. Over 20,000 books in stock - come and browse. PayPal, credit and (UK) debit cards welcome. Books posted worldwide. For any queries please contact us direct. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Rupert And The Magic Toy Man [SECOND EDITION]

      Sampson Low, Marston & Co, London - From the Daily Express Rupert Little Bear Series. Undated but appears to be a Second Edition which was published in 1925, (only distinguished from the first by the lack of illustrated endpapers) with the first three 'Little Bear' Titles to the back board. Please see scans for details of description and email for additional scans. In Paper covered boards with a brown cloth spine - with a colour illustration laid on the front board with its brown bear patterned border. The illustration shows Rupert wearing blue and white talking to the Lizard who is holding a bicycle. Pages printed in blue, red or brown with one illustration to each page. Book - The book has been professionally restored with the text block re-stitched and rebound with plain pastedowns and endpapers in original illustrated paper covered boards. The boards are a little worn to corners and edges and there is some surface rubbing to the front illustration and faint residue of juvenile additions mostly to top and bottom edges. The back board is somewhat grubby and lightly marked but the illustration and lettering remain clear and bright. The text is generally clean and bright with just the very occasional light mark and patch of surface abrasion, where it appears a previous owner was rather enthusiastic when erasing pencil inscriptions. This is especially true of the last page which shows Belinda, Rupert & Susan holding hands and is slightly browned as well as showing the indentations of erased inscriptions. An attractive 2nd edition copy of this early Rupert story. Size: 9.75 inches tall by 7.5 inches. Unpaginated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 201-750 grams. Category: Fiction; Children. Inventory No: 5952. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: John T. & Pearl Lewis]
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        Jugged Journalism

      London: Herbert Jenkins,, 1925. Octavo. Original green cloth, title to boards and spine in black. With the pictorial dust jacket. With 32 illustrations by George Morrow. Mild partial browning to the endpapers, spine just leaning a little but an excellent copy in the slightly nicked and tanned dust jacket. First edition, first impression. Anthony Berkeley Cox wrote numerous and particularly highly regarded works of detective fiction under two pen names: as Anthony Berkeley, he took the British Golden Age detective novel to fresh heights, while as Francis Iles, he was a pioneer of psychological suspense fiction with a seasoning of cynical wit. The pieces gathered together here are examples of his journalistic side. Largely they are concerned with the writing of mystery and detective fiction.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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      Jenkins - London 1925 - First edition, Near Fine condition/ Near Fine lightly soiled dust jacket. Slightly bowed boards. Spoof on short story writing. Illustrated by George Morrow. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rushton H. Potts]
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        Ancient Warriors of the North Pacific - The Haidas, Their Laws, Customs and Legends, with Some Historical Account of the Queen Charlotte Islands

      H.F. & G. Witherby, London 1925 - 222 pages including index and glossary. Fold-out map at page 15. Black and white photographic plates. "This book is the outcome of forty years residence amongst the Haidas, and is an accurate description of what I have seen and heard in the villages and homes. Through my knowledge of their language I have been enabled to get all my information regarding their customs, traditions and social organization direct from the principal chiefs, men who at that time were from sixty to eighty years old." - from Preface. Chapters include: Queen Charlotte Islands; Early History; The Haidas; Haida Customs; Births, Marriages, Divorce, Death and Burial Ceremonies; Tools, Ornaments and Ceremonial Masks; Industries and Medicines; The Sa-ag-ga or Shaman; The Haida Pantheon; Haida Legends; The Haida Traditions of Creation; Chief Edenshaw; The Natural History of the Islands; Geology of the Islands and Natural Resources. Appendix lists cranial measurements. Average wear. Binding intact. Red cloth-covered boards. Black lettering and decoration legible upon spine. Prior owner's stamp to bottom edge, front fixed and free endpapers, and title page. Faint bookseller's stamp to back fixed endpaper. A sound copy. Edwards & Lort 1668. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: RareNonFiction, IOBA]
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      Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Co.,. 1925. Octavo, pp. [1-8] 1-316, inserted frontispiece with illustration by J. Allen St. John,. original blue cloth, front and spine panels stamped in black.. A fine copy in bright, very good four-color pictorial dust jacket. (reproducing painting by J. Allen St. John on front panel) with. several faint damp stains at top edges of front and rear flaps and. top of rear panel, some shelf wear at upper spine folds and upper. front corner, both with modest external tape reinforcements. Overall. the dust jacket is attractive. An uncommon book in dust jacket.. (#10433). First edition. 5000 copies printed. Angenot and Khouri, "An International Bibliography of Prehistoric Fiction," SFS, VIII (March 1981), 42. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 3-60. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 316. Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Early Years 332. Clareson, Science Fiction in America, 1870s-1930s 107. Bleiler (1978), p. 35. Reginald 02280. Heins EL- 1.

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc.]
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      No date circa 1925 - Oblong quarto 8 1/2 x 11 inches, original cloth over board album. 28 water colours with pen and ink outline. All of 1920 costume- 6 on thin paper tipped in, 10 on thick coloured paper also tipped and the remaining painted directly into the album. All women or children (11 with children). Some occasional marks but a most unusual and decorative 1920 costume album. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Charles Russell, ABA, ILAB, est 1978]
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        Kreidolf, Ernst] Blumen-Marchen

      Herman Schaffstein n.d. (ca. 1925), Koln - Oblong qurarto. Color pictorial paper covered boards, color illustrated endpapers and 15-full-page color illustrations by Ernst Kreidolf. About fine.

      [Bookseller: Edward Nudelman Rare Books]
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        Some Men and Women

      Hutchinson & Co., London,, [1925]. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to upper board and spine in black. With the dust jacket. An especially fresh copy in the severely torn and tape stained dust jacket. First edition, first impression. With the author's signed presentation inscription to the front free endpaper, "S.S. McClure with the affectionate and grateful regards of the writer Marie Belloc Lowndes". McClure was the American publisher. A collection of quasi-fantastical stories including "The Gun Room".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Informer

      New York, Alfred A. Knopf,, 1925. Octavo. Original black cloth, decorations to upper board and titles to spine in pink, yellow and blue. With the pictorial dust jacket. Housed in a black cloth drop down box with multicolored morocco onlay after the design on the dust jacket. A somewhat disreputable copy, traces of water to boards, and rear endpapers, rear hinge cracked, spine a little dull but nevertheless far better than "good" in tanned and lightly chipped, internally repaired dust jacket. First American Edition, First Printing. With the author's signed full page presentation inscription to the actor and screenwriter Louis Sherwin. Sherwin is remembered for his contemptuous comment about Hollywood, "They know only one word of more than one syllable here and that word is 'fillum'". Ironically, that's how O'Flaherty would have pronounced it too (the characteristic epenthesis apparently retained from the Gaelic). O'Flaherty worked in Hollywood, but The Informer was his first thriller, which proved his greatest popular success. The novel was filmed for the first time in 1929 and again by John Ford in 1935 with Victor MacLaglen in the title role.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        DIVINA FLORACIÓN. Miscelanea de Caridad.

      Tip. de S.R. Velasco, Guadalajara, México 1925 - 1ª ed. 11.2x16.2. 55pp. Plena piel, conservando las cubiertas originales (la posterior colocada al revés.) Muy buen ejemplar. Dedicatoria autógrafa, firmada en 1926. Novelista mexicano 1904-1980. Esta colección de cuentos, ensayos y discursos pes su segunda publicación. Muy raro. No encontramos ningún ejemplar en las bibliotecas norteamericanas consultada, y solamente un fotocopia en la Biblioteca Nacional de México. Envíos para España: el pago contra reembolso conlleva un recargo de 2 Euros.

      [Bookseller: Carmichael Alonso libros]
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        The Drifting Cowboy

      Scribners 1925 - First Edition, First Printing with Scribner's seal printed on the copyright page. This original dustjacket has a chip to the top spine and some wear to the edges. The book is in nice shape. The binding is tight, and the boards are crisp with some wear to the edges. The pages are clean. There is no writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a sharp copy of this true first edition with the scarce first issue dustjacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        Plakat - Loma Tinte empfiehlt sich von selbst. Schweizer Fabrikat. Lithographie.

      o. Angaben, o. Vlg., ca. 1925 - 89 x 60 cm, Zustand A AuftraggeberIn: Salzmann, Chemische Fabrik, Othmarsingen, CH 1000 gr.

      [Bookseller: antiquariat peter petrej]
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      Paris: Contact Editions/Three Mountains Press. Good+; ***SALE. The price of this item has been temporarily reduced by . 40%. Sale price ends soon!***. 1925. First Edition/First Issue. Hardcover. In plain tan wraps which are heavily toned, tattered along edges, and detached (appears to be a homemade cover). Laid in is a tan cover page with imprinted title, author, and vignette (most probably part of the original wraps) , and is in very good condition and could easily be incorporated into rebinding. Pages are clean, untoned, and in very good condition. Very good candidate for rebinding of a very scarce and collectible First Edition. ; 925 pages .

      [Bookseller: New Boston Fine and Rare Books]
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        Autograph Manuscript Signed / Engraved Portrait

      The dean of Columbia Law School went on to serve as attorney general under Coolidge before joining the U.S. Supreme Court, as associate justice (1925-41) and chief justice (1941-46). Partly-printed AMS, 4pp, 5 3/4" X 9¼", Englewood, NJ, 1913 November 24. Very good. "Who's Who in America" questionnaire, filled out entirely in Stone's hand, starting with full name, occupation, address, birthdate, and going into education, marital status, professional associations, clubs, etc. Most printed questions bear brief responses, and a few (namely military record and list of books written) did not apply and were left blank. Truly unique, a fascinating and exceptionally early biographical record by the future chief justice. Accompanied by a striking 6" X 8" steel engraving of Stone. Fine.

      [Bookseller: Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts, AB]
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        Jahrbuch für Luftfahrt. Hrsg. Fischer v. Poturzyn u. a. [ab 1928 v. Reichsverband der Deutschen Luftfahrt-Industrie].

      Mchn., R. Pflaum (1925-28).. 1925-1928 in 3 Bdn. gr.-8°, 3 Bll., 178 S., 14 Bll. (Reklame); 3 Bll., 267 S., 13 Bll. (Reklame); 3 Bll., 277 S., 16 Bll. (Reklame). Mit zahlr. Abb. u. tlw. gefalt. Taf. OHLn.-Bde. Tit. gestemp. Bibl.-Etikette a. d. Voderdeckeln. In sehr gutem Zustand..

      [Bookseller: Burgverlag Buchhandelsges.mb.H.]
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      A La Cité Des Livres 1925 - 26 volumes in-12 ( 170 X 135 mm ) brochés sous couvertures rempliées. Edition originale et collection complète des 26 volumes. Tirage à 495 exemplaires, 1 des 30 exemplaires hors-commerce "sur papiers divers", celui-ci N°XXIII sur vergé de Hollande. Beaux exemplaires.Contenu : Adolescence par Claude Anet. - Le Jour du grand prix par Pierre Benoit. - J'avais un secrétaire par Francis Carco. - Quand j'étais général par Lucien Dubech. - Le Chaudron de cuivre par Raymond Escholier. - Clavecin par Fagus. - Le Cerf par Jean Giraudoux - Opinions candides par Gérard d'Houville. - L'Adieu nocturne par Georges Imann. - La Fugitive par Edmond Jaloux. - Moisson d'octobre par Jacques Kessel. - Chroniques par Paul Léautaud. - Une Carrière par André Maurois. - Passions et vanités par la comtesse de Noailles. - Les Feux du Batavia par Pierre Mac-Orlan. - Les Devins par Henri Pourrat. - En Personne par Léon Pierre-Quint. - Stances, instances et inconstances par Pierre de Régnier. - Le Drapeau noir par André Salmon. - Le Carnet de M. du Paur par P.J. Toulet. - Barbey d'Aurevilly par Octave Uzanne. - Franges par Jean-Louis Vaudoyer. - Une Soirée à l'Olympia par Léon Werth. - Decalendrier par X***. - Vers l'occident par Kikou Yamata. - Chasseurs de nomades par Emile Zavie. edition-originale Litterature [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Tiré à Part]
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