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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.

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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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.

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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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.

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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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.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Peter Petrej]
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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.

      [Bookseller: Krul Antiquarian Books]
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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]

      [Bookseller: Classic Books and Ephemera, IOBA]
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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]

      [Bookseller: Dick Neal Fine Books]
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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>

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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.

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        Alert

      1925 - Frank Weston Benson (1862-1951) was an American Impressionist artist, and a member of the Ten American Painters. He began his Studies at the school of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston in 1879, under Otto Grundmann, and later studied at the Académie Julian in Paris. Upon return to America, he would become an instructor at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. In 1888 Benson gained favorable attention in his first showing with the Society of American Artist in New York, with a piece that suggested the influence of academic Realism rather than Impressionism. By the early 1890s he began using his family as subjects; Benson later recalled having realized at the time that ¿design¿ was the most important component of painting. Consequently, works of the period provided evidence of a greater interest in patterns, silhouette, and abstract design. Late in his career, Frank Benson returned his boyhood interest in ornithological illustration. Following the 1913 Amory Show, Benson quietly moved to revolutionize the field of American sporting art. His rendering of wildlife, hunting, fishing, and camping infused the field with heightened artistic sensitivity, and reinvigorated a tradition- burdened field. Historical accounts indicate that Benson¿s teenage bird studies were extremely realistic. We can infer that they were similar to works by Alexander Pope (American, 1849-1924) and Louis Agassiz Fuertes (American, 1874-1927). Those painters concentrated on painting objects with precision. Each blue jay painted by Fuertes had exactly the same color tones and patterns. This is realism in the sense that twelve jays in a cage look precisely the same. In contrast, Benson¿s artistic training brought him to realize that a viewer¿s experience of a jay¿s appearance varies with the tint of light cast by the sky, whether the jay is front lit or back lit, and the background. Furthermore, Benson realized that we did not perceive the precise feather pattern of a bird at a distance of 20 feet. Benson had learned that our eyes perceive light, not objects, and he introduced that realization into the sporting art field. Other artists such as Roland Clark, A. L. Ripley, and Richard Bishop quickly followed his lead. In 1915 he first exhibited etchings of wild fowl, to popular acclaim. After 1920 Benson turned increasingly to the depiction of landscapes featuring wild life, an outgrowth of his interest in hunting and fishing, from then on producing a steady and profitable output of etchings and watercolors in this vein. At the request of fellow artist and conservationist Jay Norwood ¿Ding¿ Darling, Benson designed the second Federal Duck Stamp on 1935. Dry Point, 7 x 10 inches

      [Bookseller: Arader Galleries of Philadelphia, PA]
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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. .

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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

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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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        Albumblatt mit eighd. Signaturen zu "Das Mirakel" von Karl Vollmoeller: Max Reinhardt, Karl Vollmoeller, Eduard Hütter, Ernest de Weerth, Paumgartner, Rosamond Pinchot, Anna Bahr-Mildenburg, Diana Manners, Pantscho Wladigeroff, Fritz Delius, Daisy Baillau, Oskar Homolka, Charilindis, Luis Rainer, Hermann Thimig, Albrecht Viktor Blüm, Klaus Pöhl, Missi Wilczek, Robert Beck, Ferd. Jaschke, Antonie Stradsky (?), Ilse Larsen, Maria Lilly Hufnagl, Hermann Sven sowie drei unleserliche Signaturen. [16. - 29. August 1925: Schauspiel].

      -,, [Salzburg, 1925 - [Salzburg, -, 1925]. [ca. 24,8 x 21,7 cm] Vgl. Jaklitsch III 4. - Leichte Gbrsp., Exlibris-St. a. Rückseite, leichte Lichtschatten bzw. leicht stockfleckig, linker Rand beschnitten, kl. Bleistift-Notiz: 1925 Das Mirakel. Deutsch

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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.

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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.

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        A Thin Ghost and Others

      London: Edward Arnold. 1925. Fourth impression. An abrasion to the front fly, light wear to the extremities, a near fine copy. Horror writer H.P. Lovecraft&#39;s copy with his bookplate on the front pastedown and his Signature on the front free endpaper. While Lovecraft had a large library and his books appear on the market, those with fantasy content are truly rare. Lovecraft&#39;s essay "Supernatural Horror in Literature" devotes several pages to James&#39;s work. An outstanding association copy. .

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        "In the Vault" In: THE TRYOUT

      Plaistow, N. H.: C. W. Smith,. November 1925 (volume 10, number 6). folded sheets.. The first four gatherings, each four pages on a conjoined sheet,. print the complete Lovecraft story; the final gathering of four. leaves following Lovecraft&#39;s story is not present, nor are the self. wrappers. Faint paperclip stains on recto of first leaf and verso of. last leaf, else a fine copy. Provenance: Barlow/Derleth papers.. (#114476). The first printing of this macabre story of supernatural vengeance, based on a plot idea by C. W. Smith. It was submitted to WEIRD TALES editor Farnsworth Wright in 1925, but was rejected in November for its "extreme gruesomeness." Ultimately, it was reprinted in WEIRD TALES, April 1932. This was the last time Lovecraft would allow a new story (as opposed to an older, professionally rejected story) to appear first in an amateur journal. Lovecraft&#39;s copy with numerous penciled corrections in his hand throughout. Joshi I-B-i-32.

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        LES CROIX DE BOIS. LA BOULE DE GUI. ILLUSTRATIONS ET EAUX-FORTES PAR D. CHARLES FOUQUERAY.

      IMPRIME POUR LES MEMBRES DU CERCLE GROLIER. 1925 - 2 VOLUMES IN-4 BROCHES (23 X 29 CENTIMETRES ENVIRON) DE (4) + 283 ET (4) + 99 PAGES, COUVERTURE CREME ILLUSTREE D'UNE VIGNETTE, TITRE IMPRIME EN ROUGE ET EN BISTRE, SOUS CHEMISE ET ETUI CARTONNES DE L'EDITEUR. ILLUSTRE DE 166 COMPOSITIONS ORIGINALES DONT 28 HORS TEXTE, 112 VIGNETTES ET 26 LETTRINES. PREMIER TIRAGE LIMITE A 300 EXEMPLAIRES NUMEROTES, TOUS SUR VELIN D'ARCHES. PETITS DEFAUTS EXTERIEURS AU NIVEAU DE L'EMBOITAGE, SINON SUPERBE EXEMPLAIRE. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        The Phantom of the Opera

      Grosset & Dunlap, New York 1925 - Photoplay edition. Page edges a little soiled, else about fine in a striking, very good dustwrapper with some tears and small chips. Retains two of the vivid two-page color illustrations by Andre Castaigne that appeared in the first American edition, as well as adds stills from the Universal film featuring Lon Chaney. An attractive copy. See this book in 3D on our site. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Luna de enfrente: Versos de Jorje Luis Borges.

      Editorial PROA, Buenos Aires 1925 - Jorge Luis BORGES: Luna de enfrente: Versos de Jorje Luis Borges (sic). Buenos Aires, Editorial PROA, 1925. 42p. 1h. Viñetas de Norah Borges. Uno de los trescientos ejemplares numerados. Cartoné de editor. Muy buen estado. Primera edición. Muy rara pieza. Uno de los libros más buscados de Jorge Luis Borges. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Making of a Stock Broker

      DOUBLEDAY DORAN & CO, GARDEN CITY, NY 1925 - gilt lettering on spine, book covered in plastic for protection, portion of dustjcket tipped in on front free end, previous owners sticker neatly attached to inside front cover, very nice, clean & tight. DATE PUBLISHED: 1925 EDITION: 341 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        PATCHWORK GIRL AND SCARECROW POSTER

      - (BAUM,L.FRANK). PATCHWORK GIRL AND SCARECROW POSTER. Grand Rapids, MI: American Seating Co., no date circa 1925. This is a charming color poster published as a teaching aide for schools. The Patchwork Girl and Scarecrow are shown depicting the improper way to sit at a desk and a color photo of a prim little girl shows the proper posture. In large print it reads reads: "When seated at your studies, don't hump over nor slump down / like the Patchwork Girl or the Scarecrow, but / sit erect, like the Universal Girl." There is also a 4 stanza poem about proper posture. In tiny print below the Oz characters it reads: "These quaint characters are quoted from the famous Oz Boos and were created by L. Frank Baum. Used by permission of Reilly & Lee Company, the publishers." Rare.

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        MODERN FINE PRINTING

      Ernest Benn, London 1925 - First edition, limited to 1015 copies numbered by hand by Morison, this copy one of 650 in English. Folio (19"). lxiv, [ii]. Illustrated with 328 plates in facsimile. Bound in half linen with black cloth sides and linen title label. Scarce, especially in dust jacket. Slight shelf wear, else fine in d.j. with minor chipping, light soil with large marks to rear panel First edition, limited to 1015 copies numbered by hand by Morison, this copy one of 650 in English [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Gesammelte Schriften, 12 Bände. Herausgegeben unter Mitwirkung des Verfassers von Anna Freud, Otto Rank und A.J. Storfer, Leipzig etc. 1925 - 1934.

      Leipzig, Wien, Zürich, Internationaler Psychoanalytischer Verlag, 1925 - 1934.. Blaue Original-Ganzleinenbände mit goldgeprägten Rückentiteln und 5 Zierbünden. Farblich passender blauer Kopfschnitt. Erste Gesamtausgabe der Schriften Freuds. Im Gesamtumfang von ca. 5.670 S. Bd. I: Studien über Hysterie / Frühe Arbeiten zur Neurosenlehre (1892 - 1899), 490 S. Bd. II: Die Traumdeutung, 542 S., 1 Bl. Bd. III: Ergänzungen u. Zusatzkapitel zur Traumdeutung / Über den Traum / Beiträge zur Traumlehre / Beiträge zu den Wiener Diskussionen, 337 S., 1 Bl. Bd. IV: Zur Psychopathologie des Alltagslebens / Das Interesse an der Psychoanalyse / Über Psychoanalyse / Zur Geschichte der psychoanalytischen Bewegung, 480 S., 1 Bl. Bd. V: Drei Abhandlungen zur Sexualtheorie / Arbeiten zum Sexualleben und zur Neurosenlehre / Metapsychologie, 553 S., 1 Bl. Bd. VI: Zur Technik / Zur Einführung des Narzissmus / Jenseits des Lustprinzips / Massenpsychologie und Ich-Analyse / Das Ich und das Es - Anhang, 420 S., 1 Bl. Bd. VII: Vorlesungen zur Einführung in die Psychoanalyse, 482 S., 1 Bl. Bd. VIII: Krankengeschichten (Bruchstück einer Hysterieanalyse / Analyse der Phobie eines fünfjährigen Knaben / Über einen Fall von Zwangsneurose / Psychoanalytische Bemerkungen über einen autobiographisch beschriebenen Fall von Paranoia / Aus der Geschichte einer infantilen Neurose), 567 S., 1 Bl. Bd. IX: Der Witz und seine Beziehung zum Unterbewussten / Der Wahn und die Träume in W. Jensens &quote;Gradiva&quote; / Eine Kindheitserinnerung des Leonardo da Vinci, 454 S., 1 Bl. Bd. X: Totem und Tabu / Arbeiten zur Anwendung der Psychoanalyse, 445 S., 1 Bl. Bd. XI: Schriften aus den Jahren 1923 - 1928 / Vermischte Schriften, 470 S., 1 Bl. Bd. XII: Schriften aus den Jahren 1928 bis 1933 / Vermischte Schriften, 420 S., 1 Bl.. Die Bände allenfalls minimal berieben, sonst in tadellosem Zustand; Seiten frisch und fleckenfrei. Außergewöhnlich gut erhaltenes Exemplar dieser seltenen Erstausgabe, mit dem zumeist fehlenden, nachträglich erschienen Bd. XII, der Freuds Schriften bis in das Jahr 1933 umfaßt. Weitere Fotos auf der Homepage des Antiquariats (bitte Art.-Nr. auf der Angebotsseite in das Suchfeld eingeben).

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        GENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES (Inscribed First Edition)

      Boni & Liveright, New York 1925 - Second state with "Devine" on contents page. Inscribed by the author: "To Mr. and Mrs. Pell | the best publicity agents an author ever had. Affectionately Anita Loos | Nov. 3, 1925." Book Very Good with spine a bit dulled and cocked, several newspaper clippings are tipped in on the early pages, presumably publicity work of the Pells. A comic novel about the roaring 20s and a runaway best seller. Inspired in part by H. L. Mencken and supported by him. Edith Wharton declared it was "The great American novel." There have been numerous adaptations for stage and screen, the most famous being the 1953 film starring Marilyn Monroe where she sang "Diamonds are a Girl's Best Friend." Quite uncommon with a personal inscription in the year of publication. Very Good. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        With Pencil, Brush and Chisel; the Life of an Artist, by Emil Fuchs . with 150 Illustrations - [Complete in 2 Volumes]

      New York, London, G. P. Putnam&#146;s Sons 1925 - Limited. No. 25 of 70 sets on japanese vellum SIGNED by both artist and publisher. 4 ORIGINAL etchings, all signed. Description: xvii, 254 p. Front. , illus. plates (some colour), ports. , 2 mounted facsim. 29 cm. Subjects: Artists --Correspondence, reminiscences, etc. Notes: 12 heavy card facsimiles of assorted letters and correspondence included in the rear pocket of volume 1. Very good copies, bound in gilt-blocked, paper-covered boards, with some light dulling and rubbing noticeable to the spine ends and panel edges. There is also some surface wear evident on the front panel of each volume. Internally, pages are very clean, although there is some scattered, marginal foxing around the prelim. pages of both volumes. There is also some burn marks across 2 sections page edges of volume 1. Please note that these marks encroach only slightly to the page margins, with the text and images remaining unaffected. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered 4 Kg. 254 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd]
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        When Husbands Flirt

      Los Angeles, Calif.: Columbia Pictures, 1925. Movie poster. Color lithograph. 2 of 3 sheets. Mounted on linen. Otis Lithograph. Director: William Wellman. Cast: Dorothy Revier, Forrest Stanley, Tom Ricketts, Ethel Wales. When husbands flirt, trouble often follows!

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        PIERRE NOZIERE. EAUX-FORTES DE VIGOUREUX. PARIS. RENE KIEFFER. 1925.

      1925 - GRAND IN-8 (17,5 X 26 CENTIMETRES ENVIRON) DE (6) + 287 PAGES, RELIURE DE L'EDITEUR PLEINE PERCALINE NOIRE ESTAMPEE A FROID D'UN SEMIS D'ETOILES, TITRE ET TETE DORES, COUVERTURE ET DOS CONSERVES, AVEC UNE PLAQUE ORIGINALE AYANT SERVI A L'ILLUSTRATION DE L'OUVRAGE ENCHASSEE DANS UNE FENETRE SUR LE PLAT SUPERIEUR. ILLUSTRE DE 20 EAUX-FORTES EN COULEURS HORS TEXTE, AVEC REMARQUES. PREMIER TIRAGE LIMITE A 500 EXEMPLAIRES NUMEROTES. UN DES 50 SUR VELIN A LA FORME COMPORTANT DEUX ETATS DES EAUX-FORTES, CELUI-CI ENRICHI DE LA PLAQUE EN ACIER ORIGINALE CORRESPONDANT A L'EAU-FORTE DE LA PAGE 8 ("ENFANCE"). "EDITION RECHERCHEE". (CARTERET. IV. 169). PETITES TRACES D'USURE EXTERIEURE SANS GRAVITE, PETITES TRACES D'OXYDATION ESSENTIELLEMENT EN MARGE DE LA PLAQUE, SINON BEL EXEMPLAIRE. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Porgy

      New York: George H. Doran Company,, 1925. Decorated by Theodore Nadejen. Octavo. Original black cloth, titles to spine and upper board gilt. With the dust jacket. Line drawings by Theodore Nadejen throughout. Some minor wear and loss of size to edges of boards, endpapers partially tanned, contents toned. An excellent copy in the lightly rubbed jacket with faded spine panel and some small chips and short closed tears. First edition, first printing of the novel that inspired the opera Porgy and Bess. Rare in the dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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