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      Phaidon Verlag, Wein 1925 - A very uncommon Hesse title. First edition in German. NUMBERED LIMITED EDITION of 100 COPIES ONLY. Hesse wrote this sanatarium study in Gaiehofen, in 1910. Published by Phaidon in this miniscule edition. A near fine or better example. 8vo., 18pp. Neat repair to a small closed tear on the ffe. Hermann Hesse (1877-1962) German poet and novelist, who depicted the duality of spirit and nature, body versus mind and the individual's spiritual search outside the restrictions of society. Hesse was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1946. Several of Hesse's novels depict the protagonists struggle for enlightenment. A spiritual guide assists the hero in his quest and shows the way beyond everyday world. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        Electric Massage Therapy / Ferme La Nuit (SIGNED by Jules Pascin: Limited Ed. Etching )

      H. Barthelemy 1925 - This etching is hand SIGNED by the artist Jules Pascin (1885-1930); a single loose engraving from the suite titled " Ferme la Nuit" by Paul Morand; this particular image is titled "Electric Massage"; image size 9-1/4 x 14in; publication in 1925 by H. Barthelemy and printer R. Couloumn; signed by Pascin in pencil lower right; edition size lower left: B/E; "6 exemplaires sur Whatman accompagnes d'une triple suite des gravures sur Whatman, sur vieux Japan teinte es sur madagascar. Dont Deux exemplaire lors commerce imprints aux noms de l'auteur et de l'illustrateur, et quatre exemplaires marque B a E"; exhibition label on verso from original matting: Jules Pascin, "Drawings and Watercolors. May-June. Tues. -Sat. Nathan A. Bernstein Co.; 50 East 78th Street, N.Y. C.; engraving has been removed from matting; just a little sunning, some tiny tap marks to back where it was originally matted; otherwise in VERY GOOD COND. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        La douleur sur les trétaux.

      Au Sans Pareil 1925 - In-12 carré demi-veau glacé vert pré, dos lisse orné en long d'un jeu géométrique de filets, de rosaces stylisées et de losanges dorés, filets dorés sur les plats, couvertures et dos conservés, tête dorée, non rogné ( Reliure signée de SEMET et PLUMELLE ). Edition originale illustrée par Louis JOU d'un frontispice, de 16 bandeaux et 15 lettrines, au tirage limité, celui-ci un des 30 sur vergé de Hollande enrichi d'une suite de tous les bois sur vieux Japon. Bel exemplaire, bien relié. éditions-originales littérature illustres-modernes [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Autograph Letter Signed 'Princess Krasinsky' in French with translation, to 'Dear Madame', on a New Year's card, also signed by her and her husband on the picture, (Matilda Maria, 1872-1971, Prima Ballerina Assoluta of the Imperial Theatre, St. Petersburg, Mistress in 1892 of Nicholas II as Tsesarevich, and of his cousin Grand Duke ANDREI Vladimirovich, (1879-1956), whom she married in 1921)

      1925 - saying that she "would have thanked you sooner for your delicious sweets, but I only received them today, to show it is not my fault I enclose the letter. Your kindness has touched me deeply", the coloured picture shows a seasonal spray in a vase, 2 sides New Year's card 2½" x 4¼", no place, no date, c.

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        The Painted Veil

      London: William Heinemann Ltd,, 1925. Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to spine and upper board gilt. With the dust jacket. Very slightly rubbed at extremities, spine a little toned, spotting to edges and occasionally to contents. A very good copy in the rubbed, chipped, and dulled jacket with some short closed tears and tape repairs to the verso. First English edition, second issue, first state with the cancel title page and 26 titles listed on the verso of the half-title, and the cancelled text leaves as described by Stott. Inscribed by the author on the half-title, "By W. Somerset Maugham for J. W. Palmer".

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      Editions d'art Ch. Moreau [c1925], Paris - Four large portfolios with cloth spine and decorated boards and ribbon ties. Series 1-4 with 136 loose plates as issued (complete). The forth volume is ex-library with library stamps on the plates Portfolios are rubbed and soiled, the plates are mostly clean with a little occasional margial soil [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Rozpravy Aventina. List pro kulturu, umeni, kritika a zvlaste literaturu. 1925-34 (all published)

      Prague: Aventinum 1925 - Folio 48 x 32 cm, 9 annuals in 7 vols. (all published), 130, 228, 250, 398, 504, 474, 324, 72, 134 pp. A weekly and sometimes biweekly magazine which showcased all the contemporary visual arts, film, music, and literature. with greatest emphasis on the Czechoslovak world but embracing the international scene in a spectacular newspaper format. It is most renowned with the covers of the fifth year by Adolf Hoffmeister, whose caricature portraits of avant-garde luminaries both Czech and abroad have reached greatest exposure and established as cultural icons of the day, but only in the post-communist era. It is now an historical fact that interwar Prague was the most open city of the era, possibly overtaking Paris and New York as a center of discourse and exchange of ideas artistic and political. This weekly magazine included reviews of important exhibitions, interviews with artists and authors, essays on all the artists and richly illustrated with drawings, graphics and photos: a document comprehensive in scope. The contributors over the course of Rozpravy's life read like the full gazetteer of important avant-garde figures in Western and Eastern Europe. Full sets of this journal are very rare, with most libraries holding only incomplete sets. The full set is massive, weighing in at 37 lbs before shipping. Annuals 1-6 in various bindings and overall very good, 7 through 9 are loose and darkened in the center page and good to very good. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Michael Fagan Fine Art & Rare Books]
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      Small, Maynard and Company, Boston 1925 - The author's first book. Dawn Powell almost immediately disavowed this title, she never mentioned it in lists of her works. She later claimed that her second novel, She Walks in Beauty, was her first work. Thirty-six publishers rejected her second novel before it was accepted by Brentano¿s; perhaps this was evidence of the low quality of Whither. A very small run and copies are quite scarce. 305 pages. Lacking the rare dust wrapper. A very nice copy. See picture. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rob Warren Books]
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        Memorial Des Sciences Mathematiques - Fascicule I - 30 Complete

      Gauthier-Villars et Cie 1925 - VERY GOOD; COMPLETE FIRST EDITIONS from Volume 1 to Volume 30,; EX-LIBRARY with usual stamps and marks; among the various items is: CARTAN, ELIE - LA GEOMETRIE DES SPACES DE RIEMANN; the pages are clean and unmarked with some edge browning but are otherwise in very good condition; the covers are cloth rebinds with gold lettering on each spine; except for a few stains they remain in very good condition; extra shipping for 2 heavy books; Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        La Sculpture au Siam

      G. van Oest, Paris & Brussels 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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        The Great Gatsby

      Charles Scribner's sons, 1925. Hardcover. Very Good. Charles Scribner's sons, New York 1925. First Edition / First Printing / First Issue. All Points Present. Dated 1925 with the Scribner's Seal. All errors in the text: Chatter on page 60, line 16. northern on page 119, line 22. It's on page 165, line 16. Away on page 165, line 29. Sick in tired on page 205, lines 9-10. Union Street station on page 211, lines 7-8. Blue cloth boards. Book Condition: Very Good-, spots on the boards, age toning, shelf wear. Fraying at the spine, rounded corners. The rare dust jacket is not present.

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      Werkstatt Lerchenfeld 1925 - OInterimseinbad Sehr selten! [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Karl-Eugen Schlapp, Buchhändler i.R.]
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        Nouvelles Devantures et Agencempents de Magasins.

      Paris. Moreau Librairie D'art Industriel. 1925. - First Edition. Illustrated with 60 loose full page monochrome photographic plates of Art Deco Parisian store front facades and interiors. Includes 4 page Table Des Planches. Complete as issued. Oblong small folio (13.5" x 10"). Plates are laid-in to a highly stylized pictorial paper over boards string tied portfolio. Covers printed in red and black in a fabulously intense Art Deco design. An exquisite collection of detailed photographs depicting Paris at the zenith of the Art Deco era. Magnificently evocative representations of Deco architecture and interiors for a diverse variety of Parisian Cafe's, Parfumeries, Bars, Curiosity Shops, Clothing Stores, Patisseries, Clubs, etc. A true treasure trove of deco Paris between-the-wars. Covers lightly rubbed, particularly at bottom edge. Spine lightly rubbed with some neat but obvious restoration to cloth at hinges. Tiny pinhead sized paint fleck to front cover. Corners bumped. Plates are immaculate- crisp and clean. Rare to find a copy of this work with complete plates in this condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Heldfond Book Gallery, Ltd. ABAA , ILAB]
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        Primum Pactum Confoederationis Helveticae MCCXCI.

      (Montagnola Officinia Bodoni 1925) - Small folio. 28pp. One of 275 copies printed on Fabriano hand-made paper. This edition prints the original Latin text of the pact on which the Swiss Confederation is based, as well as translations of the pact into languages recognized in Switzerland: German, French, Italian, Ladin, and Romansh. Mardersteig, in the bibliography of the Officina Bodoni, observes that this book "is a striking example of how the same type-face changes in appearance when printed into different languages." A fine copy in quarter vellum and gilt stamped Ingres paper-covered boards, which show just a hint of soiling and wear to corners, and with plain dust wrapper that has a few tears. (Mardersteig, 13). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        1601" or, Conversation at the social fireside as it was in the time of the Tudors.

      San Francisco: Privately Printed [Grabhorn Press], 1925. - Octavo. [36]pp. One of 25 copies bound in brown sheep, red morocco labels on spine; there were also 75 copies bound in marbled boards. Initials in various colors. Illustrated with a woodcut. Heller, Grabhorn Press, 76

      [Bookseller: Sam Gatteno Books]
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        Rauhnacht. 13 Steinzeichnungen mit einem Vorwort von Otto Stoessl.:

      Berlin, Volksverband der Bücherfreunde, 1925. - Quer-Folio. 6 S., 1 nn. Bl., 13 Originallithographien von Alfred Kubin. Illustrierte Originalhalbleinenmappe, (minimal angestaubt). Erste Ausgabe. Im Druckvermerk von Kubin signiert. - Raabe 281. - "Die nicht zufällige Märchen- und Unglückszahl 13 unserer Bilderfolge hat die Taten und Ergötzungen der Hexen und Zauberer zum Inhalt." (Vorwort). - Der österreichische Dichter Richard Billinger ließ sich durch diese Blätter zu einem Drama gleichen Namens inspirieren, dessen Uraufführung 1931 in München von Kubin mitgestaltet wurde. - Textblätter gering angerändert, schönes Exemplar. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        Hansel and Gretel and Other Stories

      New York, George H. Doran Company,, [1925]. Illustrated by K. Nielson. Quarto. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in full dark blue morocco, titles and decoration to spine gilt, pictorial multi-coloured onlay of The Gingerbread House to the front board, inner dentelles, original endpapers, gilt edges. With 12 colour and 12 black and white illustrations. A fine copy. First Nielsen trade edition.

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        The School at the Chalet

      London: W & R Chambers Ltd 1925 - Superb 1st edition HB in publisher illustrated tan cloth boards and great unclipped DJ also by Nina K. Brisley. Bit of scufing to head of DJ spine, which is also slightly faded. Neat gift inscription on reverse of frontispiece, dated Christmas 1926 'from Mummy'. Otherwise this is a superb copy of 335pp. incl. b/w frontispiece ill. plus 3 further b/w ills inside, all printed on glossy white art paper. (14 x 19cm)

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      Leipzig, E. A. Seemann, o. J. (um 1925). - M07106 4to. quer, 32x26 cm. Mit 1 radiertem Titel und 30 sign. Original-Radierungen von W. Geiger. 8 Bll. Text. Brauner Original-Maroquinband auf 5 Bünden mit goldgeprägter Deckelvignette und Deckeltitel, vergoldeten Innenkantenfilete; Das Einbandleder etwas beschabt. Wenige Stockflecken in den weißen Rändern, die Radierungen nicht betroffen. Gutes Expl. Vorliegend die Nummer "2" von nur 15 numerierten Exemplaren der besonderen Vorzugsausgabe "Der 15 Exemplare vor der Auflage" (eigentl. Aufl.: 100 Ex.). Daher die Abdrucke bemerkenswert frisch. 1200

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat und Buchhandlung Carl Wegner]
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        Dollar Diplomacy (First Edition, inscribed by Joseph Freeman to Rex Stout, with a humorous drawing)

      B.W. Huebsch and The Viking Press, New York 1925 - First Edition. Very humorously INSCRIBED by co-author Joseph Freeman to Rex Stout and his wife on the front endpaper, with a drawing of a naked man and woman embracing: "For Rex and Fay / Casanova's Homecoming; or, The Technique of Peaceful Economic Penetration / see p. 28 / With best wishes / Joseph Freeman." Turning to page 28, one can read about successful economic penetration, though it is much less interesting than the kind Mr. Freeman suggests in his drawing.Among the earliest titles published by the Viking Press, issued in their first year of existence, one of a handful of jointly-published books with B.W. Huebsch.Near Fine lacking the rare dust jacket. Attractive octagonal bookplate on the front pastedown, small numeric ink notation to same, at the top left corner. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc., ABAA]
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      Leipzig, E. A. Seemann, o. J. (um 1925). - M07109 Titel und 8 Bl. typogr. Text sowie radierter Titel und 30 signierte Orig.-Aquatintaradierungen des Künstlers. 26 x 32 cm. Illustr. Orig.-Halbpergamentband. Wenige Stockfleckchen in den weißen Rändern, die Radierungen nicht betroffen. Wohlerhaltenes Exemplar. Vollmer II, 218.Vgl. Thieme-Becker 13, 346 (nur Werke bis 1919). Vorliegend die Nummer 15 von 100 numer. Exemplaren, die Kaltnadelradierungen in Tondruck auf festem Vélinkarton in hervorragenden Drucken. Einer der bedeutendsten graphischen Zyklen Geigers. Seine spanischen Bildnisse sind "ausgezeichnet durch tiefgründige Psychologie". Er erfaßt als Radierer "die Impressionen eines Zuschauers, der von oben in die glutatmende Arena herabschaut, mit der Treue eines photographischen Apparates " (Th./B.). 1300

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat und Buchhandlung Carl Wegner]
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        Hansel and Gretel: And Other Stories / by the Brothers Grimm

      N.Y.: George H. Doran [1925]. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. rept/ltr ptg edition.. H Hard Cover. Good. Good+ in cloth (slight sun/spine; slight stains/rub to covers). 4to 310pp+plts Contains 22 of the familiar tales in all (including "The Fisherman and His Wife ", "The Goose Girl", "Rapunzel" and the title story); notable particularly for the tipped-in color plates (including the frontispiece). Later issue of the American reprint ("B" on title page verso). Exterior as noted (slight bowing to covers); previous owner's bookplate (with ink signature) on front free endpaper; inner hinges starting, with slight shaking to free endpapers and preliminaries; slight internal browning to edges and endpapers; else a very serviceable copy, with plates in very good overall condition (slight warping to color plates).

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      - Date : 1925 Dimensions : 75x110cm Imp : Léon CLEMENT BRUXELLES Condition : entoilée A Affiche originale entoilée en parfait état.

      [Bookseller: Philippe Beguin Affiches et livres ancie]
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        Manuel des Poids Monétaires.

      J. Florange, L. Ciani 1925 - 1 vol. in-8 relié bradel pleine toile grise, couv. cons., Chez J. Florange, L. Ciani, Paris, 1925, VII-184 pp. et XVI planches hors texte Bel exemplaire de ce très rare et très important ouvrage, essentiel sur le sujet des poids monétaires. Langue: Français [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Die Erreichbarkeit der Himmelskörper.

      R. Oldenbourg, Munich 1925 - Hohmann, Walter (1880-1945). Die Erreichbarkeit der Himmelskörper. [2], iv, [2], 88pp. Text diagrams. Munich and Berlin: R. Oldenbourg, 1925. 225 x 180 mm. Original tan printed wrappers, light wear at spine. Minor faint foxing, but very good.First Edition, variant with tan printed wrappers (the work was also issued in dark blue wrappers with a pictorial design in white). Hohmann discovered what is now called the "Hohmann transfer orbit," an orbital maneuver using two engine impulses to move a spacecraft between two coplanar orbits. This maneuver, described in Hohmann's Die Erreichbarkeit der Himmelskörper, uses a minimum-energy trajectory consisting of an ellipse tangent to the two orbits; this is the most fuel-efficient path for moving a spacecraft between two different orbits."Walter Hohmann's great contribution to astronautical progress was the discovery of a new use for an old object, the ellipse. However, his involvement in the development of concepts for space travel extended well beyond that discovery: energy and mass requirements; spacecraft design; atmospheric modeling; maneuver analysis; crew safety; extraterrestrial in-situ propellant production, and more. In addition to conducting research, Hohmann belonged to Verein für Raumschiffahrt (Society for Space Travel), or VfR, and participated in its work" (McLaughlin, "Walter Hohmann's roads in space," Journal of Space Mission Architecture (Fall 2000): 1-14. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        The Later Ceramic Wares of China

      London: Ernest Benn, Ltd., 1925. First edition. Original Cloth. Very Good, mild ex-library. Octavo, pp. 156, indexed, with 76 plates (many fold-out) and color frontis. A sumptuously produced volume..

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        THE COMMON READER. Signed Presentation Copy By Siegfried Sassoon.

      Hogarth Press, 1925, Richmond - Woolf. Virginia. THE COMMON READER. Signed Presentation Copy By Siegfried Sassoon. London: Hogarth Press, 1925. First Edition Inscribed by Siegfried Sassoon with his embellishments to the half-title page. "To an uncommon reader, (Miss Schuster) Siegfried Sassoon", Signed with Sassoon's familiar monogram and dated June.28. 1925. Miss Schuster is very likely Adela Schuster, sister of Frank (Frankie) Schuster, a patron of the arts and benefactor to many as Adela Schuster was. In 1924, knowing that Sassoon was suffering from depression, Frank Schuster made him the gift of his first car and also allowed Sassoon to use his country retreat, the Hut, at Bray-on-Thames. 8vo. 305 pp. A very good copy with some overall use in the publisher's original off-white Vanessa Bell designed and decorated paper covered boards, printed brown and green, light grey cloth spine printed in black. Kirkpatrick and Clarke A8a. Woolmer 81. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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      1925 - AN AMERICAN CLASSIC DREISER, Theodore. AN AMERICAN TRAGEDY. Complete in Two Volumes. New York: Boni & Liveright, 1925. First edition, first printing. Two volumes. 8vo., Black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Dreiser's most famous work and the basis for the successful move "A Place in the Sun. The books are just about fine and fresh in spine sunned dust jackets (with some fading to the lettering beneath). There is shallow chipping along the edges and spine with a small chip at the bottom right hand corner of volume. The orginal box is present, though repaired retaining the orginal front panel, and some of the plain grey paper covering. A very scarce first edition in dust jackets and rare with any form of the box.

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        An American Tragedy

      Boni & Liveright 1925 - The very rare first trade edition, in two volumes, with dust jackets. Very good in very good jackets. Comes in a custom-made collector's slipcase. 1/2 inch chip at the top of the spine of the jacket in volume one. Original price of $5 on front flap of each dust jacket. 1925 date on each title page, with no mention of later printings on the copyright pages. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        British Government in India. The Story of the Viceroys and Government Houses. 2 Volumes. De-luxe Large Paper Limited Edition.

      Cassell & Co, London 1925 - 2 VOLUMES. Large paper limited de luxe edition, No 37 of 500, in publisher's half leather. Vol 1: photo litho frontispiece portrait with guard, 2 folding plans, 50 plates of illustrations, xix.259pp; Vol II: photo litho portrait frontispiece, 35 other plates of illustration, x.268pp. All illustrations complete as called for. Original publisher's half blue leather gilt with blue cloth boards gilt blocked with the title and the royal arms, some shelf wear and minor rubbing to extremities but a very sound and attractive set of the scarce de-luxe edition, top edges gilt, remaining edges untrimmed, internally clean, one pencil note in a margin, old ownership signature to each front free endpaper " Ian H Macdonald, Edinburgh 1948", no other ownership marks. An excellent set of Curzon's last book. He died before finishing the proof reading and indexing of the second half of volume II but in his usual meticulous way had left instructions for Sir William Foster to carry the work to print. A very heavy set (4.7 kg) which will require extra postage if being sent overseas. Size: Large Quarto [322 x 280mm] [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: BATES AND HINDMARCH]
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        LES ARTS DE LA MAISON. 13ème année. num. 9 & 10. Automne & Hiver MCMXXV. Choix des Oeuvres les plus expressives de la décoration contemporaine publié sous la direction de Christian Zervos.

      Éditions Albert Morancé, Paris 1925 - 1ª ed. 22.7x27. 3h. 20pp. 3h. 20 láminas. 3h. pp. 21-36. 3h. 20 láminas. En rama, en una carpeta editorial de holandesa tela, con cintas. Textos 'Les originesd de l'Art décoratif contemporain' (en 2 partes, completo) y 'La leçon de l'Exposition des Arts Décoratifs et Industriels de 1925', por Zervos. Las láminas muestras diseños de Le Courbusier, Jeanneret, Pierre Chareau, Théodore Haviland, Mallet-Stevens, Sybold van Ravesteyn, etc. etc. Zervos fundó esta revista esencial del art deco en 1923, y le editó durante 4 años antes de pasar a fundar Cahiers d'Art en 1926. Algunas huellas de óxido, principalmente en las hojas de texto. Completo. Raro. Envíos para España: el pago contra reembolso conlleva un recargo de 2 Euros.

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        Russkij Revoljuzionnyj Plakat [Das Russische Revolutionsplakat].

      Moskau, Erster Staatlicher Verlag, 1925 - 4°, 192 S, mehr als 50 farbig lithographierten Abb, zahlreiche s/w-Abb., Kart., Berieben. Buchblock an einer Kante etwas gestaucht, insgesamt sehr schönes Exemplar. Text russ. Sehr seltene Erstausgabe die in kleiner Auflage erschienen ist. Umfangreiches Werk über die verschiedenen Aspekten der sowjetischen Plakatkunst.Die farb. Plakate vor allem von D. Moor u. V. Deni. Ausserdem von: Apsit, W. Fidmann, M. Tcheremnich, V. Majakowsky, I. Maljutin, Levin, W. Spassky, I Simakoff, A. Radakoff, N. Kotshegum, V. Lebedieff, D. Melnikoff etc. 1800 gr. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Plakat - Mürren Bergbahn - Berner Oberland. Lithographie.

      Meilen, Vontobel, 1925 - 101 x 63 cm, Zustand B (Kleine Eckfehlstellen, ein Einriss) 1000 gr.

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        Swobodnaja Ljubow'.

      Riga, O. D. Strok, 1925. - (Ljubow' ptschel Trudowych). Roman. [Freie Liebe. (Die Liebe der Arbeitsbienen). Roman. Text russisch]. Farb. illustr. OKart. (geringe Randläsuren). 142 SS., 1 Bl. Sprache: Russisch, Erste Einzelausgabe. - Der in Deutschland durch die Malik-Ausgabe "Wege der Liebe" berühmt gewordene erste sowjetische Roman, der für die Emanzipation der Frau und die freie Liebe eintrat. In der deutschen Ausgabe unter dem Titel "Wassilissa Malygina" im genannten Sammelband. - Vgl. Kasack 558. - Etwas gebräunt, erste Lage einseitig mit Druckabklatsch, sonst gutes unbeschnittenes Exemplar. - Sehr selten. [Attributes: First Edition]

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      Harpers and Brothers, N.Y. 1925 - A very good plus hardcover copy in a very good plus dustjacket/brodart covered, First Edition. SIGNED BY ZANE GREY IN HIS STANDARD PURPLE INK. Stated first edition with correct code I-Z. Light shelf rubbing to bottom edges. No bumped corners. Jacket has small chips to all four corner folds. Small pieces missing to top and bottom of dustjacket spine. A closed one inch tear to rear panel, top edge. Otherwise, a very decent copy. = We ship all books with Delivery Confirmation. = WE have been selling Used Books for over 32 years. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        The Autobiography of a Crook

      New York, Lincoln MacVeagh, The Dial Press, , 1925. From Material supplied by Netley Lucas. Octavo, original terracotta quarter cloth on patterned boards, title gilt to the spine, brown top-stain. In the dust jacket. Very light toning, else an excellent copy in the extremely uncommon typographical jacket. First US edition, from the UK sheets with a cancel title, issued in the Dial's Rogue's Library series. Ghosted autobiography of the fraudster and conman Netley Lucas. Lucas was expelled from school at 14 for stealing and forging his housemaster's signature; imprisoned in Brixton at 17 for obtaining money under false pretences; in the early 20s he cut a swathe of fraud across southern England in the guise of Capt. Lucas R. N. and the Hon. Netley Lucas; and in 1928 achieved notoriety on the other side of the Atlantic as the consort of 'Chicago May' Churchill. Lucas made a tidy living publishing articles, many of them directly plagiarized, on crime and low-life in a wide-range of periodicals, and for a few years caused a sensation with his pseudonymously published, and largely plagiarized "authorized" lives of Queen Mary, the Prince of Wales, and the Pope. He was finally caught out having sold the rights to a copied life of George V to Macmillan, and was sentenced to 18 months hard labour. He died, aged 37, in 1940. A superb copy of this "Stirring human document … Villainy, sentimentalism, pluck, dishonor, all mixed together" (jacket blurb).

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        Tales of Hearsay

      T Fisher Unwin, London 1925 - A very good copy, white jacket, gold on green cloth, digital photos available. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      Pour Le Compte de L'Auteur, P, 1925 - Grand In 8° broché, 23 pointes sèches de Lobel Riche dont 8 à pleine page. Tirage à 310 exemplaires, celui-ci un des 160 exemplaires sur Vélin d'Arches. Etui abîmé sinon bel exemplaire enrichi d'un envoi et d'un dessin original signé en sanguine de Lobel-Riche. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: La Basse Fontaine]
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        Tales of Hearsay. With a preface by R. B. Cunninghame Graham

      London: T. Fisher Unwin Ltd.,, 1925. Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to spine and cover gilt, dust jacket. Small closed tears and chips to dust jacket, minimal loss, an excellent copy. First edition. A posthumous collection of four stories.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Tale of Mr. Tootleoo, The [and] Tootleoo Two

      London: The Nonesuch Press, [1925]. - Inscribed By The Author and ArtistIn The Scarce Dust JacketDARWIN, Bernard and Elinor Darwin. The Tale of Mr. Tootleoo. London: The Nonesuch Press, n.d. [Dec. 1925]. First edition, first impression, inscribed upon publication on the front blank by the authors "With love from / Eily and Bernard. / Xmas 1925". Small oblong quarto. [92] pages. Vignette title-page and twenty-two full page color lithographed plates by Elinor Darwin. Publisher's original tan pictorial paper boards with red medallion. In the scarce original light green dust jacket with circular aperture for the medallion.[together with] DARWIN, Bernard and Elinor Darwin. Tootleoo Two. London: The Nonesuch Press, n.d. [Oct. 1927]. First edition. Small oblong quarto. Twenty full page color lithographed plates by Elinor Darwin. Publisher's original pictorial paper boards. A near fine copy."Children's books are normally weary, stale, flat and profitable, it would appear in proportion to their flatness and staleness. Mr. tootleoo. is on the contrary very much 'in the round' and as fresh and brisk as a child (or a grownup reader to a child) could desire. Its tale is excellent, its verse simple and witty, and its pictures - two dozen full-pages printed in four colours - are delicious. Mr/ Tootleoo will sell as many thousands as Nonesuch limited editions sell hundreds" (Nonesuch prospectus, Christmas 1925)."The first of the 'Tootleoo" books, suggested to FM [Frances Meynell] by Geoffrey Keynes. Bernard Darwin (1876-1961), son of Francis Darwin FRS, was called to the Bar, but became best known to most people a a lively and persuasive golf correspondent to Country Life and to The Times for 39 years. Elinor (or Elly) Darwin his wife had trained at the Slade." (Dreyfus, p. 190-191).The sequel to the successful Tale of Mr. Tootleoo. "Children's books are normally weary, stale, flat and profitable, it would appear in proportion to their flatness and staleness. Mr. on the contrary very much 'in the round' and as fresh and brisk as a child (or a grownup reader to a child) could desire. Its tale is excellent, its verse simple and witty, and its pictures - two dozen full-pages printed in four colours - are delicious. Mr/ Tootleoo will sell as many thousands as Nonesuch limited editions sell hundreds" (Nonesuch prospectus, Christmas 1925)."The first of the 'Tootleoo" books [was] suggested to FM [Frances Meynell] by Geoffrey Keynes. Bernard Darwin (1876-1961), son of Francis Darwin FRS, was called to the Bar, but became best known to most people a a lively and persuasive golf correspondent to Country Life and to The Times for 39 years.Elinor (or Elly) Darwin his wife had trained at the Slade." (Dreyfus, p. 190-191).Dreyfus 27 & 45.

      [Bookseller: David Brass Rare Books, Inc.]
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        History of the Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons of Ireland (Two Volumes)

      Lodge of Research, Dublin 1925 - Two volumes 1925 & 1957. Pages: 542,[2], frontispiece plus 68 leaves of illustration, and 381, frontispiece plus 17 leaves of illustration (2 folding). Illustrations also throughout text. 245x155mm. Original publisher's blue cloth lettered gilt. An excellent set of the first editions of this important research tool, complete sets of which are rarely offered for sale given the long interval between the publication of each volume. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Joe Collins Rare Books]
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        The Golf Courses Of Great Britain

      Jonathan Cape 1925 - Darwin casts his eye over Britain's leading courses fifteen years on from his original survey, published in 1910 as "The Golf Courses of the British Isles". This edition omits the courses of Ireland. Second edition. 8vo. 287pp. Colour Frontispiece, 31 colour plates (from watercolours by Harry Rountree) Original green cloth, sl soiled, spine darkened. Contents fresh and clean. A good copy.  [D&M, 14430]

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        The Golf Courses of Great Britain

      Jonathan Cape, London 1925 - A bright copy. Coloured frontispiece and 31 other colour plates. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Beach Hut Books]
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        Werke. Herausgegeben von Richard Müller-Freienfels.

      Volksverband der Bücherfreunde Wegweiser-Verlag, Berlin ohne Jahr (um 1925). - 40 Teile in 20 Bänden. Dekorative Reihe, mit den Ganzledereinbänden selten. Original-Leder mit Rückenvergoldung, goldenen Deckelvignetten und Kopfgoldschnitt. Buchblock von Band 15/16 (Jugenddramen) verzogen, Rücken schief und mit Knickspur. Ansonsten sehr gut erhalten, Vorsätze teils ein wenig gebräunt und teils mit kleinen braunen Flecken von entfernten Klebestreifen, die wohl einst private Schutzumschlage hielten.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Roland Goegler]
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        Die Marquesaner und ihre Kunst. Primitive Sudseeornamentik. I: Tatauierung [with] II: Plastik [with] III: Die Sammlungen (The art of the Marquesas Islands)

      Dietrich Reimer / Ernst Vohsen 1925-1928 (reprint), Berlin - Three volumes, complete. A high-quality, unabridged facsimile reprint edition of the monumental work on the art of the Marquesas Islands. Hundreds of pages, thousands of photographs. Two volumes large 4to plus one volume large oblong folio. Publisher's illustrated boards. FINE AND BRIGHT, WITH NO DEFECTS. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Cole & Contreras / Sylvan Cole Gallery]
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        Marie Love: A Naughtibiography. Being a Pastiche so Designed as to Expose the Inner Secrets of Mayfair in the Nineteen Twenties: together with Moral Reflections upon Science and Art and the Follies of Various Charming Authors

      Robert Holden and Co., London 1925 - First edition. Illustrated. Some modest foxing and slight cocking else near fine in a nice, near fine dustwrapper (with wraparound jacket art illustrated by "Benjamin") with a few short tears on the rear panel and a tiny chip. Fictionalized satire of English society. *OCLC* locates three copies, with only one in the U.S. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        LA MODA FEMENINA A TRAVÉS LOS TIEMPOS. Todo lo que concierne la toilette femenina desde los tiempos mas remotos hasta nuestros días. Vestidos y patrones, tejidos, sombreros, peinados, joyas, calzado, peines, etc.

      Ed. d'Art des Suc. d'Albert Godde. París, s.a. (c. 1925 - ). 39,5 cm. Porfolio de 2 h. y 54 lám. con grabados dibujados por el autor bellamente coloreados. En rama, presentado en carpeta. * Traducción al español de esta rara publicación sobre historia del traje, des de los egipcios hasta finales del siglo XIX. Se hizo un tirada limitada de ejemplares (Colas 2583. Hiler, H. & M., pág. 761). Junto a esta obra presentamos un número, también en edición española, d' Art -Gout - Beauté, una lujosa revista de moda dirigida por Rouit, que presenta una hoja con creaciones de Doeuillet, Philippe et Gaston y Martial et Armand, dibujados por D. P. Dumas-Boudreau, coloreados con la técnica del pochoir. En total este número que presentamos contiene 5 hojas. moda Roba, moda, joies i teixits Libros modernos a partir de 1830 español

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        Carry On, Jeeves

      Herbert Jenkins, London 1925 - In original bright apple green cloth with lettering and illustration black. The dust jacket married to this volume is from 1949, based on previous titles listed. The price on the jacket is 5'. There is some moderate foxing to the half-title and then only some minor scattered spots along the fore-edge and occasionally along the page edges. Still, a very nice and solid copy of a very early Wodehouse title. McIlvaine A34A, Ahearn, 036A. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: First Place Books]
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