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        Porgy

      New York: George H. Doran. (1925). First. First edition. Cloth. Bookplate front pastedown and a little rubbing at the spine ends, a nice, very good plus copy lacking the scarce dustwrapper. The novel that was the basis for the Gershwin/Heward opera Porgy and Bess. Very uncommon in the true first with publisher's device present. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        SIMULACRE

      Paris: Editions de la Galerie Simon, [1925].. Small quarto. Original pictorial wrappers. Spine glue dried out, otherwise a fine copy. First edition of the poet/editor/ethnographer's first book, and the second book featuring illustrations by his mentor, André Masson. The illustrations consist of six original full-page lithographs accompanying the text, and a seventh lithograph on the upper wrapper. One of ninety numbered copies on vérge d'Arches, from a total edition of 112 copies, each signed by the author and the artist. An important work in the first wave of surrealist book illustration. ARTIST & THE BOOK 191. MONOD 7071.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        The Great Gatsby

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1925 First edition, first printing. Publisher's dark blue-green cloth, front board lettering stamped in blind, spine lettering stamped in gilt. A fine copy, with only a hint of wear to the spine ends, very slight lean to the spine, else fine. A beautiful copy, free of any repairs or restoration. Housed in a custom clamshell box. Bruccoli A11. While it has since been regarded as masterful piece of classic literature, The Great Gatsby did not gain popularity until after the author's death in 1940. The novel tells the story of the star-crossed lovers Jay Gatsby and Daisy Buchanan against the backdrop of wealthy and materialistic West Egg, Long Island, during the Prohibition Era. Although Fitzgerald meant the text to be critical of the 1920's social climate, today The Great Gatsby is beloved for its vivid descriptions of extravagant parties, palatial homes, and eccentric characters that are emblematic of the Jazz Age. The text remains extremely popular today and is widely taught in schools across the United States. The first edition was printed in a run of 20,870 copies; today, Scribner's sells almost 25 times as many copies per year as printed books and e-books.. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine.

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        CHIQUILIN. Revista de la vida infantil. Del año I, nº 21 (25 mayo 1924) al año II nº 102 (13 diciembre 1925).

      - En total 82 números correlativos de 32 págs. aprox. cada uno, todos con sus cubiertas originales, con magnificas portadas e ilustraciones de Robledano, Esplandiu, Penagos, Pedraza, Menda (Fernando Perdiguero), Puyol, Mel, etc. Escritos entre otros de Magda Donato, Jardiel Poncela, Cecilia Camps o el mismo Ignacio Domenech (cocina infantil). Sección de Muñecos recortables Chiquilín, Vida Infantil, Chiqulín deportista (con fotografías de diferentes equipos de fútbol infantiles), Cosas del cine (con fotografías de artistas, varias veces dedicado a Charlot), etc. Tiene en todos los números una historieta a doble página (llamado "cine drama") dibujado por Robledano. LLeva multitud de fotografías y dibujos. Encuadernada en 4 volúmenes en tela de época, (contratapa de 1 tomo estropeada). (En 1924 Federico Bonet, dueño de unos laboratorios que fabricaban la maizena, talco y otros productos, decidió patrocinar una revista dedicada a la infancia que le sirviera de paso para publicitar sus productos (la maizena está muy presente en la revista). La llamó "Chiquilín" homenaje al actor Jackie Coogan y según estudiosos estuvo dirigida por Jardiel Poncela, López Rubio y Antonio Barbero. Colaboraron miembros de la Vanguardia como Ramón Gómez de la Serna, Edgar Neville o Manuel Abril. Se trata de una revista casi imposible de encontrar en las hemerotecas, salvo algún número suelto). (39657).

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        Lettres de Madame de Sevigne : de sa famille et de ses amis / recueillies et annotees par M. Monmerque [12 volumes]

      Paris : Hachette, 1862-1925, 1925, Hardback, Book Condition: Very Good, New EditionNear fine copies bound in contemporary gilt-blocked cloth. Slightest suggestion only of dust-dulling to the spine bands and panel edges. Slight nick to the top of spine vol. 3. Minor, scattered marginal foxing. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Physical description: 12 v. ; 22 cm. Subjects: Sevigne, Marie de Rabutin-Chantal, marquise de, 1626-1696 - Correspondence - Iconography. Authors, French - 17th century - Correspondence. Edition statement on all title pages: "Nouvelle edition / revue sur les autographes, les copies les plus authentiques et les plus anciennes impressions, et augm. De lettres inedites, d'une nouv. Notice, d'un lexique des mots et locutions remarquables, de portraits, vues et facsimile, etc." -Vol 1 dated 1925 ; vols 2-4, 6-12 dated 1862 ; vol. 5 dated 1863. Notes: "Notice biographique sur Madame de Seivigne´" (signed: p. Mesnard): v. 1, p. [1]-316. Vol. 12: "Table alphabe´tique et analytique des Lettres de Madame de Se´vigne´, de sa famille et de ses amis." Language: French.

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        Marinero en Tierra

      biblioteca nueva, Madrid 1925 - Muy buen estado general. Leve faltante en parte superior del lomo y extremos de la tapa. 217 paginas. 184 gramos. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        CLARASÓ. ESCULTURES.

      Pròleg de Santiago Rusiñol. Edit. Antoni López. Barcelona, s.a. (c. 1925 - ). Porfoli de 4 f. de text i 90 lám. amb fotografies de les escultures, sobreposades. En rama, presentat en carpeta edit., una mica deslluïda. Escultura Belles arts, pintura i escultura Libros modernos a partir de 1830 catalàn

      [Bookseller: Libreria anticuaria Farré]
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        L'Illusion Heroique de Tito Bassi

      Paris: La Roseraie, 1925 Near Fine, limited edition, 17 illustrations. .In plain paper covers with printed paper wraps, with a red image at center, title to spine in black, edges bumped. With its worn glassine covers (repaired). Internally, half title, colour tissue guarded frontis, title page within coloured decorative borders, [4], 165 pp, [2] dedication, 15 pls (coloured), 1 vignette, 1 coloured title page, all with tissue guards, no inscriptions, top edge cut remainder not. A lovely copy, first published in 1916. COPAC shows a copy at the V&A only of this limited edition. (L Carteret ?. 314. 252). de Régnier was a French symbolist poet, considered one of the most important of France during the early 20th century. See WIKI.

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        Stereocards. - Switzerland. As seen through the stereoscope photographs. World travel tours. Set of 100 photographic cards.

      London, Realistic Travels, n.d. (ca. 1925),. lg. in-8vo, 100 numbered stereo photographs, in a special cloth-covered book-style box.. Very beautiful collection of 100 stereoscope photographs representing the beauties of Switzerland's landscapes. Most of the pictures are of alpinism, glaciers and mountains. There are also photos of cities, industries, etc. The photographers had a predilection for the images with people appearing in them.Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage.

      [Bookseller: Harteveld Rare Books Ltd.]
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        Lysistrata by Aristophanes. Done into English by Jack Lindsay, illustrations by Norman Lindsay

      Sydney, Fanfrolico Press, 1925. First editionpp50, 4 full-page tipped-in plates, text ills; folio, original boards with cloth spine. A fine copy in the scarce dust wrapper (this is slightly chipped) No. 123 of 136 copies published by the Fanfrolico Press, signed by Jack Lindsay. The first book of the press, and the only bound book to be issued by the Sydney imprint. (`The Passionate Neatherd' was published in 1926, but owing to Lindsay's haste in preparing to leave for London, was sold unbound). A fine copy in the extremely scarce plain dust wrapper Quantity Available: 1. Category: AUSTRALIA ART LITERATURE CLAS LIMITED EDITIONS WOMEN ANCIENT HISTORY X ; Inventory No: 281060.

      [Bookseller: Louella Kerr Old Fine & Rare Books]
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        Rupert And The Magic Toy Man [SECOND EDITION]

      Sampson Low, Marston & Co, London, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Second EditionFrom 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.

      [Bookseller: John T. & Pearl Lewis Books by Post]
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        A Contribution to the Knowledge of the Avifauna of the Riu Kiu Islands and the vicinity

      Tokyo, published by the author, . First edition 1925 - Pp. vi, 293 + 8 full page color plates (from painting by Juzo Kobayashi), 1 large folding map, 1 table. Later red morocco with five gilt-decorated raised bands with gilt-lettering in two panels and blind-stamped birds in four other panels, over rose-colored silt cloth, top page edge gilt, folio (15.25 x 10.75 inches). This monograph is based primarily on 14 months of fieldwork from 1921-1922 in the Riu Kiu islands (also known as the Loo Cho islands) that stretch between the Japanese island chain and Formosa (now Taiwan). Zoogeographically, the islands span the Palaearctic region (Japan) and the Oriental region (Taiwan); Kuroda thought this was one of the most interesting ornithological regions of the world from a zoogeographic point of view. The monograph describes 281 species and subspecies based on 1621 skins collected in 1921-22 and reviews all other specimens in museums in around the world. A very through monograph of great regional import in an exceedingly attractive binding. Less than 500 copies were printed. No ownership marks, a beautiful copy in fine condition.

      [Bookseller: Natural History Books]
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        Papillons. Vingt planches en phototypie coloriees au patron donnant 81 papillons et 16 compositions decoratives

      Paris: Tolmer editeur, [1925]. The complete portfolio of 20 original coloured pochoir plates by Seguy, each 18 x 13 in (45 x 32.5 cm) together with title leaf and leaf of descriptive text. Loose as issued in the original portfolio with cloth ties; the portfolio rubbed and marked. The 20 stunning pochoir coloured art deco plates have some marginal toning which would appear to be quite usual with these plates, a few minor marginal edge chips, a few light smudge marks to plate 1. 16 of these plates depict butterflies and 4 are multiple compositions for wallpapers. Rare.

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        Negro Year Book: An Annual Encyclopedia of the Negro 1925-1926

      Tuskegee Alabama: Negro Year Book Publishing Company. 1925. First. First edition. 544pp. Pages browned, front hinge neatly repaired, light wear to the extremities, a sound, very good copy of a very cheaply produced book. Laid in is a slip stating that "Owing to the work of the editor... [on] an extended and comprehensive Bibliography of the Negro in Africa and America, no 1926-27 or 1927-28 edition of the Negro Year Book has been published..." and stating that information is being compiled for a future edition (Work completed his landmark bibliography in 1928). This copy Inscribed by the editor: "With the best wishes and esteem of the Editor, Monroe N. Work." Inscribed copies are rare. .

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        The Knave of Hearts. With pictures by Maxfield Parrish

      New York: Scribner's, 1925 First edition of the book that is generally considered the most outstanding example of the art of Parrish's book illustration. Parrish's biographer, Coy Ludwig states: " the illustrations, printed in rich colors...were the highest quality reproductions that could be had." (Ludwig, p. 48). . Full and partial-page color illustrations throughout, pictorial endpapers (twenty-six illustrations in all). Quarto. [6], 46, [1], [1, blank] pp. Spiral-bound issue, in color pictorial wrappers.

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        Recueil de Marques de Fabriques de Porcelaine Russes

      Paris: Imprimerie de Vaugirard, 1925. Hardcover. Near Fine. [116] leaves: illustrations; 20 cm. Light blue cloth spine with gilt-tooled spine title: Marques de Porcelaine Russes. Marbled paper over boards. Marbled endpapers. Small armorial bookplate on front fixed endpaper of Count Alexandre Orlowski. Original front wrapper bound in. The entire text was lithographed from a hand-written document. No date of publication is given. Name from end of text has been transcribed as M. A. Kouknoff and Alexandre Kukhnov. More likely H. Kaukhnoff. Library records give dates from 1925 to 1929 as the year of publication. This very scarce catalog of the marks of Russian porcelain factories includes brief histories of the factories as well as drawings of the factory marks. In Near Fine Condition: joints are slightly rubbed; clean and tight.

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        La Sculpture Decorative Moderne (3 vols., complete).

      Charles Moreau, Paris 1925 - Portfolios with linen ties, 42 cm, 3 vols, with 32 black & white plates each. Illustrates the style of work of Bourdelle, Guenot, Lalique, Blondat, Seguin, etc. Good copies. Portfolios in Good condition. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Moe's Books]
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        Entwicklung Und Bibliographie Der Pathologisch Anatomischen Abbildung

      Verlag Karl W Hiersemann Leipzig, 1925, Hard Cover, Book Condition: Fair, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust JacketSize: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall, Hardcover, Fair/No DJ. much Wear to book. Book pages clean. No markings in book. Binding is a tight but there are a couple of loose pages, covers a bit stained, spine faded. Corners bumped.Text in German. Pages a bit yellowed. Grey cloth boards, red text. Many black and white illustrations plus Many In color, tissue paper between each illustration page. 44 plates.. OVERSIZE! Extra Postage cost may be required! this is certain for international and Priority mail orders! 3 lbs Folio size. Traces the development of pathological anatomical illustration and includes a chronological bibliography of all important publications containing illustrations of pathological conditions, and an index of artists, printers and publishers.

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        The book of the thousand nights and a night : a plain and literal translation of the Arabian Nights Entertainments [9 volumes] Supplemental nights to the book of the Thousand nights and a night, with notes anthropological and explanatory [6 volumes]

      Privately Printed at the Burton Club, [ca. 1925?], 1925, Hardback, Book Condition: Very Good, 1st Edition in this formThe 9 vols. of 'The book of the thousand nights... ' are very good copies in the original cloth. Gilt-backed titles and arabian motifs to boards and spines. Spine bands and panel edges somewhat dulled and rubbed as with age. Boards dust-toned, with some fading to spine covers. Corners bumped. Surface tear to the back cover of vol. 8. Front hinges starting to vols. 1 and 10. Slightest of yellowing to page margins. Provenance: Arabian American Oil Company, with some minor library marks remaining. The 6 volumes of 'Supplemental nights...' are in a very good condition in the original cloth, with silver-backed titles and arabian motifs to boards and spines. Spine bands and panel edges very slightly dust-toned as with age. Some staining evident to the top pages edges, with minor offset staining to the front cover of vols. 1,3 & 4. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Further scans, images etc. and additional bibliographical material available on request.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 0 pages; Description: 15v., fronts.; 24cm. Contents: 9 volumes of The book of the thousand nights and a night / translated and annotated by Richard F. Burton - lacking vol. 5. 6 vols. of 'Supplemental nights to the book of the Thousand nights and a night' - lacking vol. 7. Subjects: Arabic literature -- Arabian nights -- Translations into English -- Tales, Arabic.

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        Meditations poetiques ; Recueillements poetiques ; Jocelyn ; Harmonies poetiques et religieuses ; Cours familier de litterature, I & II ; Graziella Raphael

      Paris : Garnier freres, 1925-1927, 1925, Hardback, Book Condition: Very Good, 1st Edition in this formFinely bound copies in modern 1/2 leather over marbled boards. Gilt-blocked leather labels and gilt tooling to spines. Slightest suggestion only of dust-dulling to the spine bands and panel edges. Marbled endpapers. Each volume includes original wrappers in binding. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 0 pages; Description: 7-volume set of works by Alphonse de Lamartine. Series: Collection "Selecta" des classiques Garnier. "Edition limitee a mille cinq cents..." with limitation numbers facing title pages. Contents: [1] Meditations poetiques: Premieres meditations, Nouvelles meditations / avec une introduction par J. des Cognets. (no. 882. 263p. ; 20cm. 1925) --[2] Recueillements poetiques / avec une introduction par Jean des Cognets. (no. 882. xix, 393p. ; 20cm. 1925) --[3] Jocelyn, episode : journal trouve chez un cure de village (no. 882. xxii, 323p. ; 20cm. 1925) --[4] Harmonies poetiques et religieuses / avec une introduction par Jean des Cognets (no. 882, xliv, 317p. ; 20cm. 1925) --[5 & 6] Cours familier de litterature. Extraits, choisis et precedes d'une introduction par Jean des Cognets, I & II (no. 198. 2v. x, 320, 398p. ; 20cm. 1926) --[7] Graziella Raphael : romans d'amour (no. 882. xxx, 323 p. ; 20cm. 1927). Subjects: French literature -- French poetry -- Literary criticism -- Alphonse de Lamartine. Language: French.

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        Waverley Novels / Walter Scott [24 volumes]

      London : Macmillan, 1925, Hardback, Book Condition: Very Good, Large Type Border EditionVery good copies in the original gilt-blocked green cloth. Spine bands and panel edges slightly dust-toned and rubbed as with age. Minor bumping to corners. Light staining to the cover of vol. 11. Some volumes have marginal foxing around prelims., otherwise pages are bright and clean, with just some light yellowing to the page margins. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Further scans, images etc. and additional bibliographical material available on request.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 0 pages; Description: 24v., illus., fronts., plates; 19cm. 24 volumes of the Waverley Novels - lacking vol. 23: Count Robert of Paris ; and, The Surgeon's daughter. Contents: v. 1. Waverley ; or, 'Tis sixty years since --v. 2. Guy Mannering --v. 3. The Antiquary --v. 4. Rob Roy --v. 5. Old mortality --v. 6. The Heart of Mid-Lothian --v. 7. A Legend of Montrose ; and, The Black dwarf --v. 8. The Bride of Lammermoor --v.9. Ivanhoe --v. 10. The Monastery --v. 11. The Abbot --v. 12. Kenilworth --v. 13. The Pirate --v. 14. The Fortunes of Nigel --v. 15. Peveril of the peak --v.16. Quentin Durward --v. 17. St. Ronan's well --v. 18. Redgauntlet --v. 19. The Betrothed ; and, The Talisman --v. 20. Woodstock --v. 21. The Fair maid of Perth --v. 22. Anne of Geierstein --v. 24. Castle dangerous ; and, Chronicles of the Canongate etc. --v.25. The talisman. Notes: Each volume features an introductory essay and notes by Andrew Lang.

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        [Album de fotografias].

      o. Angaben, (Selbstvlg.), 1925. Quer-8° (22 x 28.5 cm), o. P. (ca. 46 Bl.), 47 Orig.-Photogr., Brosch., Deckel etw. berieben u. fleckig, innen tadellos. Preis in CHF: 495. EA dieses Fotoalbums "que ilustra parcialmente las dependencias de la casa E. Talleri y CIa. Scs.", der 1893 gegründeten "fabrica mas importante de mosaicos y pinturas de la Republica Mexicana, y sus deparamentos de papel tapiz, azulejos, tlapaleria y representaciones". Gezeigt werden Fassaden, Verkaufs- und Fabrikationsräume, Produktionsmuster u. a.

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        The Mathnawi. Edited from the oldest manuscripts available with critical notes, translation and commentary by R.A.Nicholson.

      Leiden & London, 1925-1969, 8 volumes, large thick 8vo original gilt cloth. - First and second edition.

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        Recueil de Marques de Fabriques de Porcelaine Russes

      Imprimerie de Vaugirard, Paris 1925 - [116] leaves: illustrations; 20 cm. Light blue cloth spine with gilt-tooled spine title: Marques de Porcelaine Russes. Marbled paper over boards. Marbled endpapers. Small armorial bookplate on front fixed endpaper of Count Alexandre Orlowski. Original front wrapper bound in. The entire text was lithographed from a hand-written document. No date of publication is given. Name from end of text has been transcribed as M. A. Kouknoff and Alexandre Kukhnov. More likely H. Kaukhnoff. Library records give dates from 1925 to 1929 as the year of publication. This very scarce catalog of the marks of Russian porcelain factories includes brief histories of the factories as well as drawings of the factory marks. In Near Fine Condition: joints are slightly rubbed; clean and tight. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Burgled Heart

      JOHN LONG LIMITED, NORRIS STREET HAYMARKER 1925 - This book is in good condition. The front of the book is like new. The title of the book is located on the binder of the book with black letters print. The opening page of the book is brownish. The pages are slightly stain. The back of the book is very clean just like the front of the book. The back pages of the book are slightly stain. DATE PUBLISHED: 1925 EDITION: LIMITED 254 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Princeton Antiques Bookshop]
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        Cycling the air of the Bros. Wichmann.

      . Farblitho., um 1925, 95,5 x 71 (H). Großes, farbiges Plakat, unten rechts "Atelier Louis Wagner, Berlin NO". - Mit Rad und Tandem auf einem Seil über einen Fluß, sowie auch als Seiltänzer. Oben links 2 Porträtvignetten der Brüder, einer von ihnen als " Owner of the Champion Medal " ausgewiesen. Farbfrisches, sehr gut erhaltenes Plakat.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        Pygmies & Bushmen of the Kalahari: An Intimate Account of the Untutored Nomad Tribes Inhabiting the Great Arid Plateau of the Kalahari Desert, their Precarious manner of Living, their Habits, Customs & Beliefs, with some reference to the Bushmen Art, both early & of Recent Date, & to the Neighboring African Tribes

      London: Seeley, Service & Co. Limited, 1925. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/very good. A Fine copy of the first edition, first printing, in the Publisher's original bright orange cloth with the front board blocked and decorated in black and the spine lined and lettered in black (quite slight pushing at the spine ends, tiny rubs to the corners, tiny bit of fading to the spine tail, foxing to the page block's closed edges, scattered foxing to the pages --- without the fading usually seen with this title), in a scarce, Very Good, example of the dust jacket (darkening to the spine and to a portion of the front panel adjacent to the spine, some tiny tears and edge chips, closed diagonal tear from the bottom of the spine tail affecting lower portion of the rear panel, short tear to the rear panel's bottom left where it meets the spine fold), complete with 37 illustrations, a folding "Sketch Map" of the Kalahari Country, and a single leaf to advertisements to the rear. A Fine, bright, copy in a Very Good example of the scarce dust jacket, considerably Superior to other copies we have seen.

      [Bookseller: Allington Antiquarian Books, LLC]
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        Poor Cecco

      Doran 1925 - New York Ist edition Ist issue with illustrated end papers .The book is fine ,no rubbing of guilt or foxing with the 7 full page illustrations .The wrapper is better than very good with minor loss to top of spine which affected the word poor and has been repaired, with a 3cm closed tear on rear panel with some minor tears less than 1cm. Rackham is now becoming very collectable ,a pity it didnt happen in his lifetime as he died a pauper barely able to feed his family [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Autobiography of Mother Jones. Edited by Mary Field Parton. With an Introduction by Clarence Darrow

      Chicago: Charles H. Kerr & Company. 1925. First Edition. Frontispiece portrait photograph +2 other photographs; 242pp; original blue cloth with title stamped in black on front cover and on spine, cream dust jacket with text in black, a fine copy in a fine dust jacket showing only traces of rubbing at folds and tips. & Mary Harris Jones (1830-1930), labor activist, is remembered for her work among the working poor, especially the coal miners. She helped organize the United Mine Workers and participated in the strikes of 1900 and 1902. Born in Ireland, raised in Toronto, Canada, she joined the U.S. labor force as a dressmaker in Chicago. She married a member of the Iron Molders&#39; Union and had four children, all of whom perished in a yellow fever epidemic in 1867. In 1871 she lost all her possessions in the Chicago Fire of 1871. By 1877 her cause in life was fixed: she traveled across the country to those areas hardest hit by economic depression or labor strife. Contradictions in her philosophy abounded. Although she helped found the Social Democratic party in 1898, as well as the Industrial Workers of the World in 1905, she campaigned for the Democratic ticket in 1916. Her efforts can be summed up as always on behalf of those struggling to make a living wage in this country. No matter what the industry, she was on the side of the worker. Her efforts, though seemingly specific at the time of their occurance, had broad lasting repercussions on labor relations in this country. Public perception about the justness of labor&#39;s plight changed and, in no small measure, this was due to "Mother" Jones&#39; activities. Eventually, these concerns were reflected in federal legislation, although not enough legislation in light of recent tragedies in U.S. coal mines. This autobiography is considered the primary source for information on her life and works. NAW II, pp. 286-288. <br>See an <A HREF= http://www.bookrouter.com/im/juvelisbks/9744.jpg >Image.</A><br>

      [Bookseller: Priscilla Juvelis, Inc.]
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        Japanische Masken no und kyogen.

      . 2 vols. Berlin und Leipzig 1925. Illustr. in b/w and colour. XI + 426 + 235 pp. Publisher's cloth..

      [Bookseller: Peter Grosell, Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        Schweizerisches Obstbilderwerk. Hrsg. vom Schweiz. Obst- und Weinbauverein verband schweiz. Obsthandels- und Obstverwertungsfirmen in Zug Verband schweiz. Handelsgärtner.Pomologie Suisse illustré. Sous la direction de l?Etablissement Gédéral pour l?Arboriculture, la Viticulture et l?Horticulture, à Waedenswil, et avec le concours de nombreux collaborateurs.

      sans date vers 1925, Waedenswil, - 10 livraisons avec pour chaques livraison 10 planches en couleurs accompagné de 2 ff. de texte, allemand et français, Toile bordeaux, titre doré au dos et sur le plat supérieur, dorure du dos presque effacée, nom de possesseur sur la page de titre, autrement bel état.

      [Bookseller: Bouquinerie du Varis]
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        The Informer

      London: Jonathan Cape. 1925. First. First edition. About fine in a modestly age-toned, very good dustwrapper with a little shallow chipping at the crown, in a custom chemise and clamshell case. Inscribed by the author: "To Leslie Chaundy from Liam O&#39;Flaherty." Chaundy was a bibliographer, but we won&#39;t hold that against him. A nice copy of this classic Irish novel which was the basis for the 1935 film that won four Academy Awards including Best Actor for Victor McLaglen and Best Director for John Ford. Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        My Book House with Wooden House

      The Bookhouse for Children Publishers: Chicago. First. Wooden house with six-volume My Bookhouse set and three-volume My Travelship set. The house is in remarkable original condition. It has not been repainted and sports its original red and gray coloring, along with blue window detailing and "My Book House" decals over the top of each. The finish is still fresh, with minimal bumping or scuffing, and only a touch of damage is to one chimney, which has split slightly at the nail used to attach it to the roof. The house contains two multi-volume sets.My Travelship:1. Little Picture of Japan. Chicago: The Bookhouse for Children Publishers 1925. Illustrated by Katherine Sturges. 191pp. Touch of rubbing to spine ends and spot on rear, near fine.2. Tales Told in Holland. Chicago: The Bookhouse for Children Publishers 1926. Illustrated by Maud and Miska Petersham. 190pp. Some slight bumping and rubbing to extremities, near fine.3. Nursery Friends From France. Chicago: The Bookhouse for Children Publishers 1927. Illustrated by Maud and Miska Petersham. 191pp. Touch of rubbing to spine ends, still fine.My Bookhouse:1. In the Nursery. Chicago: The Bookhouse for Children Publishers 1925. Cover by Milo Winter. 448pp. Near fine with some rubbing at the extremities, along the spine and with a scrape.2. Up One Pair of Stairs. Chicago: The Bookhouse for Children Publishers 1925. 448pp. Very good with rubbing, wear along the spine and weak front hinge.3. Through Fairy Halls. Chicago: The Bookhouse for Children Publishers 1920. 448pp. Near fine with general rubbing and wear along the spine.4. The Treasure Chest. Chicago: The Bookhouse for Children Publishers 1920. 448pp. Near fine with general rubbing and wear along the spine.5. From the Tower Window. Chicago: The Bookhouse for Children Publishers 1921. 448pp. Near fine with general rubbing and wear along the spine.6. The Latch Key. Chicago: The Bookhouse for Children Publishers 1925. 448pp. Near fine with general rubbing and wear along the spine. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Chersonèse d'Or - Indochine.

      - Emmanuel Defert, Hanoï 1925, grand in-plano de 44 feuilles (illustrations et textes), illustrées de bois gravés en couleurs (47,5 cm x 37,5 cm), chemise cartonnée à lacets. L'impression en a été effectuée par des ouvriers annamites dans les ateliers de M. LE-VAN-PHUC Maitre-Imprimeur à Hanoï. Edition originale, 1 des 170 exemplaires sur papier pur bambou spécialement fabriqué par la Société des Papeteries de l'Indochine à Dap-Cau, numérotés de 30 à 200 et signés par l'auteur. Tampons de bibliothèque.

      [Bookseller: Librairie La Rose de Java]
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        Mr. Clackworthy

      New York: Chelsea House, 1925 New York: Chelsea House, 1925, First Edition. 12mo, illustrated jacket, medium blue boards with gilt imprinting on cover and spine, 255 pp. A very handsome Near Fine example of the book, with no salient flaws, in a solid very good jacket which has been price-clipped, has a few spots of soil and several very short closed tears, but no chips. Please review scans. An outstanding example of the very, very rare 1925 first edition, in the still rarer jacket. A...umm...more or less genteel con man, who targets bad guys...uh...at least mostly, and his not quite so genteel sidekick tend to make crime somewhat humorous. L- 36n

      [Bookseller: Singularity Rare & Fine]
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        AZIYADE. Edition illustée. Compositions originales gravées en couleurs par William FEL.

      Paris, L. Carteret, L Conquet, 1925. - Petit in-4, [4], 231, [1] pp., broché, en feuilles, couverture crème imprimée, illustrée et rempliée, premier plat illustré d'une vignette, sous chemise et étui de l'éditeur. 30 eaux-fortes originales gravées en couleurs au repérage par William Fel et tirées en taille-douce par A. Porcaboeuf dont 8 hors-texte et 22 dans le texte : frontispice, vignette de titre, 7 hors texte, 7 bandeaux, 7 lettrines et 7 culs-de-lampe. Ouvrage enrichi d'une suite des 27 épreuves des gravures en noir avec nombreuses remarques, sur vélin du Marais. TIRAGE LIMITE A 250 EX. Un des 200 ex n° sur vélin du Marais (n° 19) après 50 sur Japon. PREMIERE EDITION ILLUSTREE DU PREMIER ROMAN DE PIERRE LOTI. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Livres de A à Z]
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        Guck heraus heißt mein Haus.

      . Mönchengladbach, Volksvereins-Verlag, 1925, Quer-4°, mit 19 ganzseitigen farbigen Illustrationen von Maria Braun, darunter Spruch in Sütterlinschrift, Original-Halbleinwandeinband mit Buntpapierdeckeln (etwas berieben, etwas lichtrandig) *Wohlerhaltenes,. sauberes Exemplar dieses seltenen Kinderbuches, schönes farbenprächtiges Kleinkind-Bilderbuch auf gestrichenem Papier.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Martin Barbian & Ina Grund G]
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        LA LECON D'AMOUR DANS UN PARC.

      Paris Lapina 1925 - 20.9x27.6 cm., 251 pp., édition illustrée de 45 aquarelles de Pierre Brissaud reproduites au pochoir et retouchées à la main, frontispice et 6 illustrations hors-texte, 20 vignettes en têtes de chapitres, 17 culs-de-lampe, relié demi-maroquin vert à coins, signée par Laurent Peeters - Anvers. Filet doré cernant les plats de pap., dos à 5 nerfs et finnement fleuronnés dorés (décor floral), tête dorée, couverture imprimée d'éditeur. Tirage limité. Tirage de 501 exemplaires dont 403 sur vergé hollande numérotés de 99 à 501. 1150 g. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: BOOKSELLER - ERIK TONEN BOOKS]
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        Our Polar Flight. The Amundsen-Ellsworth Polar Flight. Illustrated from photographs taken on the expedition.

      Second printing. New York; Dodd, Mead and Company, 1925. Stor 8vo. VIII + 373 s. Orig. dekorert helsjirtingbd.. *Ded på forsatsbl. " Direktör Harald Grieg fra Roald Amundsen"

      [Bookseller: Ruuds Antikvariat]
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        Original Watercolor of Henrik Ibsen and Four of his Heroines.

      1925 1925 - A humorous cartoon measuring 10 by 8 1/2 inches. Celebrated playwright Henrik Ibsen, shown in caricature with a wild beard and hair, is depicted surrounded by four of his heroines, including Hedda Gabler and Nora from A Doll's House. Not all seem very happy to see him: Hedda points a pistol at Ibsen's back. The caption reads, "Henrik Ibsen besought by certain of his heroines to ameliorate their destinies." Hugh Deane was a Kensington-based artist, known primarily for his work on magazines and periodicals of the 1920s and 30s. Brightly colored, in the style of nineteenth-century watercolors. A few small spots of rubbing to Nora's plaid skirt, else fine.

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers, Inc., ABAA]
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        JOHN KEMP&#39;S WAGER A BALLAD OPERA

      Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1925.. Quarter vellum and glazed boards, with printed and decorated panels from the wrappers of the trade issue laid down. Light shelfwear to edges, but a nice copy. First edition, limited issue. One of one hundred deluxe copies, printed on handmade paper, and signed by the author. Though not a major title, an elusive issue. HIGGINSON & WILLIAMS A13.

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        JOHN KEMP&#146;S WAGER, A Ballad Opera.

      Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1925. - Limited edition of 100 copies signed by the author, bound and printed on hand made paper, 8vo., pp.xiv,74, patterned paper covered boards, gilt, unopened, uncut; extremities lightly rubbed, some inevitable soiling to margins of pale boards, a very good copy. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Minster Gate Bookshop (est. 1970)]
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        Deutsche Kolonialklänge und Grenzmarkengesänge.

      Berlin, Kolonial-Verlag Sachers & Kuschel, 1925.. Unter Mitwirkung des Kolonialkriegerdank e.V. herausgegeben von Emil Sembritzki, ehem. Gouvernementslehrer in Kamerun. Farbig illustrierter Original-Kartoneinband, Klein-8°, 94 Seiten, 5 Blätter Verlagsanzeigen, mit 5 Karten, leicht gebräuntes, schönes Exemplar. Teil I: Deutsche Kolonien: Togo, Kamerun, Deutsch-Südwestafrika, Deutsch-Ostafrika, Südsee, Ostasien, Übersee. Teil 2: Deutschland, Ostmarken, Schleswig, Ruhrgebiet, Rheinland, Elsaß, Freiheit und Glaube..

      [Bookseller: Afrika- und Kolonialantiquariat Welwitsc]
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        La Sculpture au Siam

      Paris & Brussels: G. van Oest, 1925. Folio, with 70 fine photogravure plates, three of them in colour, and a map; a fine copy in contemporary quarter vellum. A scarce book, evidently produced in quite a limited printing. This is an important study of the Buddhist sculpture of Thailand, handsomely produced and well illustrated.

      [Bookseller: Hordern House Rare Books]
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