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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 - 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. Near 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. 12 Kg. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd]
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        In Our Time

      Boni and Liveright 1925 - First Edition, First Printing. A superb copy. This First Issue dustjacket is vibrant in color with NO chips or tears. This ORIGINAL dustjacket has NO restoration, NO paint only minute tissue repairs hardly noticeable. This beautiful dustjacket is seldom seen in this nice condition. The book is in wonderful shape. The binding is tight, and the boards are crisp with minor wear to the edges. The pages are exceptionally clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a stunning copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION preserved in folding chemise and custom morocco slipcase for preservation. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        When We Were Very Young

      Methuen & Co., London 1925 - Beautiful gift quality copy in the original box. Signed by A.A. Milne on title page. Full dark red leather with gilt decoration to front cover and spine. All edges gilt. Illustrated end papers. Red silk bookmark sewn into headband. Described on original box as British Crown 8vo. Textblock immaculate and tight. Slight edge and corner wear to binding, else very clean and tight. The glassine dust jacket has a tear at foot of spine, light chipping at head and foot of spine and bottom edge of back cover, moderate chipping at top edge of front cover and corners. 100p. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Clausen Books, RMABA]
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        WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG. (DECORATIONS BY E. H. SHEPARD).

      Methuen & Co., London 1925 - First Edition, eleventh printing in the original navy cloth, gilt titles, rules and decorations, teg., pictorial endpapers decorated by E.H. Shepard, (inobtrusive previous owner's tiny contemporary note on the half-title)dated 1925, in a bright, fresh pictorial dustwrapper, gently sunned at the spine and lightly chipped at the heel and the crown. Small 8vo. 100 pp. A very nice copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        Contes des mille et une nuits

      PIAZZA 1925 - en douze tomes, ( motif géométrique pour les plats ), frontispices de AckeinCarlos Schwab, L. Janin, Léon, Carré, A. Touchet, B. Zworykine, P. Zenker, "Collection " ex oriente lux ", Toussaint franz : le jardin des caresses, la flûte de jade, Robaiyat de Omar Khayyam ; ( Romencero moresque ), ( la rose de Bakawali ), Sakountalâ, C. Devillers : les ghazels de Hafiz ; la guirlande d'Aphrodite, J. C. Mardrus : Histoire d'Ali Ben-Bekar et de la belle Schamsennahar, A. Ferdinand herold : Nala et Damayanti, Franz Toussaint : Robaiyat de Omar Khayyam, A. Maraval-Berthoin : Chants du Hoggar, Franz Toussaint : le jardin des caresses, Dr Jean Martinie : contes Pahlis, in-12 ~1800 p quelques défauts mineurs, usage, bon état dans l'ensemble

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        Cézanne and His Ancestors. Facsimile reproductions after drawings by Tintoretto, Greco, Poussin, Corot, Delacroix, Cézanne.

      Marées Society., Berlin 1925 - Elephant folio. 12pp introduction sewn, 22 loose plates in mounts as issued, in portfolio. No. LXIV one of 100 lettered copies of the English edition. Covers a little rubbed. Circa 1925. Of the 22 plates, 16 are of works by Cézanne. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Roe and Moore]
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        When We Were Very Young ; Winnie the Pooh ; Now We are Six ; The House at Pooh Corner

      Methuen & Co. Ltd, London - 4 volumes in the original gilt lettered and decorated cloth, in a dark blue morocco spined solander box with blue cloth boards. When We Were Very Young is a 1925 12th edition; Winnie the Pooh is a 1926 1st edition ; Now We are Six is a 1927 1st edition ; The House at Pooh Corner is a 1928 1st edition. All from the collection of the same person - Joan Pitt - with her bookplate in each volume. WWWVY on the endpaper ; WTP on the title page ; NWAS on the endpaper ; THAPC on the verso of the frontispiece. Various marks to the cloth, as well as a couple of pencil ownership inscriptions, but a pleasant collection of all four of the Pooh books including the last three volumes in first edition. 123c [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Stephen Foster - ABA ILAB & ibooknet]
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        The Writings of William Blake. In Three Volumes. With: The Pencil Drawings of William Blake.

      The Nonesuch Press, London - 1925 (1927 for the Pencil Drawings volume). One of 1500 copies, number 937 (perhaps, the last two numbers are somewhat illegible). Number 1337 of 1550 copies of The Pencil Drawings of William Blake. The writings are bound in marbled boards with cream colored vellum spines. 11 by 8 inches. The Pencil drawing volume is ¾ cloth with beige paper covered boards, measuring 11 5/8 by 9 ½ inches. All housed in tri-folding cloth cases within red cloth slipcases having red leather spines. Titles in gilt on the spines, with five raised bands. Pagination for the writings as follows: xviii, 364; vii, 397; vii, 430 pp. All plates present as called for. The pencil drawing volume is paginated xvi, followed by 82 plates with a page of text preceding each. Complete as issued. A comprehensive gathering of poems, letters and annotations to various people, including Swedenborg, by William Blake, accompanied by many of his illustrations. These writings and illustrations document his artistic vision, both through his finished works and through his thoughts conveyed in his letters. William Blake was a British poet, artist and printmaker, overlooked during his lifetime, but now considered to be one of Britain's best artists. Blake created prophetic poetry and visual arts, often mixing words and images, and which perhaps led many of his contemporaries to consider him mad. Books in GOOD+ to VERY GOOD condition. Spines rather browned and foxed, with minor foxing to the page edges and endpapers. Volume two and three with moderate foxing to the endpapers. General fading to the covers. The Pencil Drawing volume has moderate to heavy foxing to the endpapers, with minor scattered foxing throughout, mostly along the fore edge. Pages intermittently unopened throughout. The tri-folds and slipcases all bear some scuffing, minor soiling and general fading/uneven darkening, most noticeable along the hinges. Leather spines of the slipcases with some scuffs and a few small chips missing. Faint dampstain/area of discoloration to the lower edge of the slipcase of volume 3. The slipcase on the drawing volume is rather mottled along the extremities. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Mare Booksellers]
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        L'Oiseau bleu. féérie.

      Le Livre 1925 - In-8 broché sous couverture illustrée couleurs, couverture rempliée, 212 pp., un des 400 ex. sur Vélin d'Arches, très belle édition illustrée de 14 compositions de Georges Lepape, aquarellées au pochoir ; quelques pliures au dos, bel état. Lepape Georges [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Where the Blue Begins. With Illustrations by Arthur Rackham.

      London, William Heinemann / New York, Doubleday, Page & Co., [1925] - Quarto. Finely bound by Bayntun-Riviere in full blue morocco, gilt lettered and ruled spine, gilt rule to boards, gilt blocked black morocco onlay to top of front board. A beautifully bound copy in fine condition. 20 illustrations (4 in colour). Signed by Rackham. Signed Limited Edition. One of 175 copies. Signed by Rackham. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Where The Blue Begins by Christopher Morley

      William Heinemann, London 1925 - 226 pages. 280 x 228 mm, Four color plates, sixteen line drawings. Limited edition, copy 62 of 175 signed by Rackham. Interior contents very fresh and bright, partly unopened, armorial bookplate, hint of toning front and back cover fore-edges; overall clean, collectable copy of a very limited Rackham publication. Orig. half black cloth spine lettered and illustrated in gilt with cream paper boards. Near fine. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Royoung Bookseller, Inc. ABAA]
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        Il y a. Préface de Ramon Gomez de La Serna.

      Paris, Albert Messein, " La Phalange ", 1925. - In-8°, broché, 245 pp. (couverture légèrement décolorée). Édition originale tirée à 1630 ex. num. Un des 100 exemplaires numérotés sur vergé d'Arches deuxième papier après 30 ex sur Chine. Important recueil contenant 41 poèmes écrits entre 1900 et 1918 qui paraissent ici pour la première fois, ainsi que des souvenirs d'Apollinaire sur des peintres (Le Douanier Rousseau, Matisse, Picasso) et des écrivains (Alfred Jarry, Jean Royère, Paul Fort). Illustré d'une planche h. t. Rare en grand papier. On joint un petit catalogue des édit. Messein. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Livres de A à Z]
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        Two Autograph Letters, Signed, to collector Norman James of Baltimore, Maryland, March 30 and April 17, [1925], discussing sporting books and prints, The Natural History of the Ducks, and Phillips' idea for a bibliography of American sporting books

      Wenham, Massachusetts, march 30 and april 17, [1925] - To the noted collector of sporting and color-plate books Norman James, of 300 Goodwood Road, Roland Park (see catalogues of his library, sold at Anderson Galleries, November13-23, 1928). From the first letter, dated March 30: "You gave me a wonderful afternoon yesterday and I shall long remember your house and that view - I'm looking over my few prints (about 38) and find the following which I don't remember seeing with you, although most likely you have them stowed away among those we didn't have time for: 'Snipes' drawn by J. Herring - (no date but looks very old); Wild Duck Shooting - A Good Day's Sport' N. Currier 1854 - a very fine one and I've never seen it except this one copy (large) Two figures by L. O. Earll, Pub by A.C. Zink 1880. Man with new breach loader talking to old market hunter with muzzle loader & ducks on back. "Another thing I'd like to see would be a catalogue of the old American books on sport. [Charles] Sheldon and you also would have about all of these, and I have a fair lot, but mine are more along old Am. books on birds and mammals. Guess you think I'm catalogue mad & think I will be by the time I get out the bibliog. for the duck book. - Hope to get away for west end of Alaska Penin in early May." For the privately distributed sets of his monumental Natural History of the Ducks, a finely illustrated work in four volumes, Phillips issued a separately printed Bibliography in an edition of 75 copies. The second letter, dated April 17, begins "I'm proud to think I have one or two American prints that you have not. The only worth while one is the large duck shooting picture -" Phillips also mentions The Natural History of the Ducks: "If you think of any duck 'cranks' who would be worth circularizing for my duck book, I wish you'd let me know -." Phillips did indeed pursue his idea for a catalogue: his Bibliography of American Sporting Books drew upon the library of Charles Sheldon and was published in 1930. It remains an essential reference 8vo. 1-1/2 pp.; 1 p., pen and ink on Windyknob stationery. Old folds. Fine

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Official War History of the Wellington Mounted Rifles Regiment 1914-1919

      Whitcomb and Tombs, Auckland, New Zealand 1925 - 260 pp. Photos. Maps, fold-out maps. Spine, corners bumped. And worn. All maps present and accounted for. The account of this New Zealand cavalry regiment's service in the First World War in the Middle East theatre. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Riverwash Books (IOBA)]
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        Douze nouvelles ( contes ) de messire Jean BOCCACE Seigneur Florentin.

      René Kieffer 1925 - In-8 ( 250 X 170 mm ) de 170 pages, broché sous couverture illustrée en couleurs rempliée. Illustrations en couleurs dans et hors-texte de Alfred LE PETIT. Très bel exemplaire numéroté sur vélin de cuve. illustres-modernes Littérature [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Tiré à Part]
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        Le Puits de Sainte-Claire

      Ferroud 1925 - In-4 (20 x 27,5 cm) en feuillets ous chemise et étuis, Livre illustré par Georges M. Rochegrosse, en couleurs, nombreux Hors-Textes couleurs sous serpentes, têtes de chapitres, lettrines, culs-de-lampes, 233 pages pour ce tirage du roman d'Anatole France. Tirage total à 650 exemplaires numérotés, le nôtre est un des quelques exemplaires de tête sur hollande Van Gelder Zonen qui n'aparaisse pas dans la justification. Ici le numéro 4 signé F.F., notre exemplaire contient les suites suivantes : Une suite des planches hors-texte en état défintif avec remarque (les petits détails reproduits en marge) (les hors-texte, têtes de chapitre et culs de lampe), Une suite en couleur sans la planche mère. (les hors-texte, têtes de chapitre et culs de lampe) Une suite en noire avec remarque (les hors-texte, têtes de chapitre et culs de lampe). Très bon état. Rochegrosse Georges [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        The Making of a Stockbroker

      New York: Doubleday, Doran and Company, 1925. First Edition, Second Printing, with "B" on the copyright page. In Near Fine condition, in a Very Good original dust jacket. Cloth at front board shows a faint crease to top corner, light rippling near gutter. Spine shows light wear on ends, light dulling to gilt. Else fine. The dust jacket shows toning, small interior chip near center of rear spine fold, chipping at spine ends and loss to corners, edge wear. A rather lovely copy, rare in the original dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        MORE RAWHIDES

      Great Falls: Montana Newspaper Assoc., 1925., 1925. First edition. 8vo. Printed wrappers, 59 [1] pp., preface, 38 illustrations by Charles M. Russell. A collection of 18 stories written and illustrated by Russell. Very good, with some minor wear to edges of over-sized wrappers. Neat bookplate of Frederic G. Renner bibliographer along with Carl Yost of the Yost/Renner bibliography on Charles M. Russell. Renner and his wife Ginger, were considered to be the foremost authorities on Russell and at one time they had the largest collection of Russell art and bronzes in their possession. Housed in a four-point cloth folding case with titles stamped in gilt on a leather label affixed to the spine. HOWES R528. HERD 1969. MERRILL ARISTOCRAT p.24. YOST/RENNER 39.

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        Golden Cockerel Press] SONG OF SONGS

      Watham St. Lawrence: Golden Cockerel Press, 1925. Limited Edition, number 19 of 750 copies. Hard Cover. Eric Gill. Bound as issued in cream buckram with title stamped in gold on the spine; very light soiling to the covers, but remarkably bright; top corners of both boards are bumped; internally a very clean copy of Gill's first illustrations to a Bible text; the copy belonged to William M. Conselman and bears his attractive bookplate. Ransom 31; Tomkinson 31; Cave and Manson 48-9.

      [Bookseller: Michael Pyron, Bookseller]
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        The Cave Girl

      McClurg 1925 - Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Co., 1925. Octavo, pp. [1-8] 1-323 [324: blank], inserted frontispiece with illustration by J. Allen St. John, original blue cloth, front and spine panels stamped in black. First edition. First binding with "A. C. McCLURG / & CO" at base of spine panel. 5000 copies printed. Angenot and Khouri, "An International Bibliography of Prehistoric Fiction," SFS, VIII (March 1981), 42. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 3-59. Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Early Years 333. Clareson, Science Fiction in America, 1870s-1930s 106. Bleiler (1978), p. 35. Reginald 02277. Heins CaG-1. A fine copy in very good dust jacket that has been lined and professionally restored. Housed in a custom-made collector's slipcase. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bookbid]
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        Poor Cecco

      New York, George H. Doran,, 1925. The Wonderful Story of A Wonderful Wooden Dog Who Was The Jolliest Toy In The House Until He Went Out To Explore The World. Quarto, pp. 175. Finely bound in recent full blue oasis, gilt title and decoration to spine, raised bands, gilt rule, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers, original board and spine bound in at back. Seven tipped in colour plates, and black and white drawings by Arthur Rackham. A handsomely bound copy, a couple of minor nicks to the frontispiece, an excellent copy. First Rackham Edition, predates UK edition.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Espagnole a la Mantille. Aquatinte in color on Velin d'Arches signed and numbered in pencil by Matisse

      Espagnole a la Mantille. Aquatinte in color on Velin d'Arches, N. 159 of 200 copies numbered and signed by Henri Matisse in pencil. Executed by Jacques Villon, Paris 1925. Dimesions: 23 7/16 x 17 9/16 Inches. Ref: Duthuit catalogue raisonne de l'oeuvre grave' Vol: II p. 354 - II. Rare aquatint with etching after Matisse oil painting of 1922. In very good condition. more pictures on request

      [Bookseller: Marninart, Inc (ABAA-ILAB)]
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        Sandalwood

      Auburn Journal / Self Published, Auburn, CA 1925 - Limited to 250 copies signed by the author - this is number 200. This copy has also been signed, with an inscription to Ina Coolbrith, the first poet laureate of California and niece to Joseph Smith, the founder of Mormonism. This copy is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. This is a pamplet with thick cardstock covers and a sidestapled binding. The green cardstock covers have some bumping and wear to the edges, along with a couple of small edge nicks and tears. The text pages are clean and bright. The author has made a couple of penciled notations / paragraph markings to the text. This early work of poetry is quite scarce in the trade and was last listed for auction in 1994. ; Signed by Author [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: S. Howlett-West Books]
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        Die Chirurgie der Brustorgane. Zweiter Band: Die Chirurgie des Herzens. Mit einem anatomischen Abschnitte von Walther Felix.

      Berlin (Springer), 1925.. Zugleich zweite Auflage der "Technik der Thoraxchirurgie". Gr. 8°. XXXI, 1075 S. mit 720 teils farb. Abb. + 2 farbigen Tafeln. OLn. mit Goldprägung. Rücken leicht angeplatzt, ordnungsgemäß aus den Beständen der Volkspolizei ausgesondertes Bibliotheksexemplar (Rückenschild und Stempel), insgesamt gutes Ex.. Eines der bedeutendsten chirurgischen Bücher der modernen Epoche (Killian/Krämer, Meister der Chirurgie, 177).

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        Jagd- und Reisetagebuch - Zahlreiche orig. Handzeichnungen, Aquarelle, handschr. Notizen, auch anderer "Waidkameraden" und Freunde, Gedichte, Aphorismen, Postkarten in Farbe und s/w. Im Buch befindet sich auch 1 Orig.-s/w-Zeichnung v. Pedro Schmiegelow

      . Fritz Boerschel, Kunstmaler aus Wuppertal-Elberfeld war Naturliebhaber und Jäger aus Passion. Das Buch diente ihm als eine Art Jagd- und Reisetagebuch, in dem er im Stil eines "Poesiealbums" seine Freunde und Waidgenossen eigenhändig zu Wort kommen ließ, aber auch von ihm selbst finden sich zahlreiche Beiträge, die seine zahlreichen Jagd- und Wanderausflüge von 1925 bis 1948 dokumentieren : Rasdorf (Rhön 1925, 1927, 1929), Jagd- und Fischerei-Ausstellung Düsseldorf 1925, Meinberg (Lippe) 1930, Lünebach-Merlscheid, Eifel Treibjagd 1930, Rasdorf, Blattzeit 1931, Grüsselbach, Thüringen 1931, Hühnerjagd, Rasdorf, Rhön 1931, Wermelskirchen-Dabringhausen, Blattzeit 1932. Wuppertaler Zoo. Auf Hasen, Fasanen und Hühner im Bergischen Lande 1932. Stammtisch Vierjahreszeiten 1933, Hollersberg. Warzenbach (Hessen-Nassau) 1939, 1940, 194. Auf Sauen in der Eifel, Salm bei Daun 1942. Auf Sauen in der Eifel, Hontheim, Bonsbeuren, Bertrich 1944. Zahlreiche original farb. Handzeichnungen, Aquarelle, Zeitungsausschnitte, handschr. Notizen, auch anderer "Waidkameraden" und Freunde, Gedichte, Aphorismen, Sprüche, Lieder, Postkarten in Farbe und s/w, liebevoll und sorgfältig typographiert und illustriert, kleine Skizzen, zahlreiche s/w-Photographien, teils Landschaftsaufnahmen, teils Porträts, Original-Einladungen des deutschen Jagdverbandes in Wuppertal zur Gründungs-Versammlung des Hegerings Wuppertal-Elberfeld, zur Gründung des Vereins Wuppertaler Jäger u.v.am. Von zahlreichen Zeitgenossen Boerschels befinden sich Photographien und/oder Beiträge und Unterschriften im Buch: Herm. Wachsmuth, Wilh. Wiesemann, Prof. H. Schmidt, Plesser, Carl Schaaf, Wilhelm, Nolzen, Bünger, Leuker, Maul, Adolph, Wiene, Schmidt, Hecker, Franz Behre, Heiner Schier, Carl Walter, Anton Simon, August Simon, Jagdaufseher G. Acker, Frau Acker, Oberleut. Moritz, Bursche Paul, Heinrichs, Anton Simon, Puvogel, H. Müller u.v.am. Im Buch befinden sich auch eine Original-Bleistiftzeichnung (22x15 cm) und 3 orig. Aquarelle (Landschaftsbilder - Rasdorf und Meinberg - , 8 x 11,5 cm) von Pedro Schmiegelow (1863-1943). Fritz Boerschel (1892-1954) war ein Landschafts-, und Tiermaler aus (Wuppertal-Elberfeld). 64 S. Leineneinband mit Lederrücken, Einband und Rücken etwas bestoßen, etwas berieben, leicht angeschmutzt, Schnitt etwas angebräunt, leicht angeschmutzt, Seiten gering angebräunt, leicht lichtrandig, teils sehr leicht angeschmutzt, jedoch unbeschädigt. ca. 1100 gr. Kein Schutzumschlag Halbleder 4°. Gut

      [Bookseller: Verlag IL Kunst, Literatur & Antiquariat]
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        Souvenirs Entomologiques Etude sur l'Instinct et les Moeurs des Insectes - 10 Volumes.

      Paris, Librairie Delagrave, 1925.. Edition definitive Illustree, premiere serie ca 4000 S. gr. 8°, Halflether. jeweils fünf Bünde, Goldprägung am Buchrücken, Goldkopfschnitt, Abbildungen, Bütten, Einbände minimal berieben, sonst alle 10 Bände guter Zustand

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Buchseite]
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        The Pit-Prop Syndicate

      New York: Thomas Seltzer. 1925. First. First American edition. Fine in fine dustwrapper with some tiny nicks and tears. A beautiful copy. Author's third mystery. Amateurs trying to penetrate a crime syndicate are forced to call upon the professionals. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        The Great Gatsby

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons,, 1925. Octavo. Original dark green cloth, titles to spine gilt and to front board in blind, top edge trimmed, others uncut. Spine slightly cocked, spine ends gently bumped, a couple of minor marks to rear board, endpapers browned, prelims lightly foxed, occasional pale spotting to margins of text block. An excellent copy. First edition, first printing, first state of the text. The copy is the correct first printing, with "chatter" on p. 60, line 16, "northern" on p. 119, line 22, "it's" on p. 165, line 16, "away" on p. 165, line 29, "sick in tired" on p. 205, lines 9-10, and "Union Street station" on p. 211, lines 7-8.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        A Popular Guide To The Heavens. A Series Of Eightyt-Six Plates with Explanatory text and Index

      London: George Philip & Son, Ltd., 1925. 8vo. Contemporary Straight grained Morocco with gilt emblem of The Incorporated Thames Nautical Training College to front cover. viii, 84pp. 82 plates + color map and index. Small blue gift plate "Presented to J.B. Newcombe for mathematics and navigation. 3rd nautical summer 1927" on the front pastedown. Authors prefaces to the 3rd and 4th edition. Rubbing to the edges of the cover and spine. Beautiful book on the heavens with 82 dramatic plates including charts of the moon, celestial maps, photos of the moon in all of it's phases & photos of solar eclipses + attractive color map.. 4th Edition. Book.

      [Bookseller: Arader Galleries]
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        Mrs. Dalloway

      The Hogarth Press, 1925. Hardcover. Very Good. London: Hogarth Press, 1925: True First Edition, First Printing. In Very Good condition. Pages age toned. Book plate from previous owner to front paste down, previous owner name written small in pen at gutter of rear paste down. Page corners lightly bumped. A few hinges slightly exposed. Cloth shows rubbing and light sunning to the top of the rear board. Bumped and rubbed corners. Spine ends with slight fraying. The spine is lightly sunned with a small stain. First printing of the true first edition.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        L'Illusion Heroique de Tito Bassi

      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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        Le Roi Peste. Calligraphie et illustre par J. Hamman.

      Paris, Edition Rene Kieffer, 1925.. Farbig illustriertes Titelblatt, 2 weiße Blätter, 1 farbig illustr. Vortitel, Impressum, Titelblatt, 27 unnumerierte Seiten, mit zahlreichen Farb-Illustrationen von J. Hamman, einige eingebundene weiße Blätter. Gr. 8°, blindgeprägter Orig.-Ganzledereinband (Chagrinleder).. Nummer 53 von 500 Exemplaren, im Impressum numeriert, auf Velin de Cuve-Papier! - In einem dekorativen, schweren Buchbindereinband von Rene Kieffer (Buchbinderschild auf dem Vorsatzblatt verso oben links: Rene Kieffer Reliure d'Art, 18, Rue Seguir, Paris! Blindgeprägter Ganzledereinband auf schweren Deckeln, mit dekorativen, Art Deco-Ornamenten die vorne und hinten jeweils zwei Totenköpfe mit gekreuzten Gebeinen umrahmen! Der Rücken blindgeprägt und mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel. Eine makabre aber auch äusserst gekonnte Arbeit! - Minimale Bereibungen und leichte Verfärbungen des braunen Leder, sonst sehr gut erhalten. - In Französisch. - Die Vorzugsausgabe von 50 Exemplaren (die auch die Suite beinhalltet, unser Exemplar ausserhalb dieser Numerierung!) wurde mit diesem Einband herausgegeben.

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        Krokodil.

      (Moskau, Rabotschej Gasety), 1925-1937.. [Text russisch]. Sammlung von 57 Heften. 4°. Farb. illustr. OUmschl. 12 bis 16 SS. mit sehr zahlr. meist farb. Karikaturen und einigen Fotomontagen.. Erste Ausgaben. - Das sowjetische Gegenstück zum "Simplizissimus" mit Karikaturen von Deni, Moor, Epifanow, Th. Th. Heine u.a. - Vorhanden sind Nr. 2, 17-18, 21, 26-28 1925; Nr. 1-5 u. 10-11 1926; Nr. 25, 27-39, 43 u. 47 1928; Nr. 4, 9-10, 16, 19, 30, 32, 34, 36 u. 45 1928; Nr. 7-9 u. 25 1929; Nr. 28-29 1930; Nr. 9, 12, 17/18 u. 27 1931; Nr. 13-14, 32 u. 34 1932; Nr. 1-4 u. 9 1933; Nr. 5-7, 20/21 u. 24 1934; Nr. 23 u. 30 1936; Nr. 31 1937. - W Obloshke-Kat.-Moskau 117 u. 229. - Randläsuren, teils gefaltet, vereinzelt fleckig, ein Blatt fehlt.

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        Prowinzija. Grawjury na Derewe Iwana Pawlowa.

      (Moskau), Staatsverlag, 1925.. [Provinz. Holzschnitte von Iwan Pawlow. Text russisch]. 4°. Illustr. OKart. 40 SS., 2 Bll. mit lithogr. Frontispiz, 25 Textholzschnitten und 21 Farbholzschnitten von Iwan Pawlow auf Tafeln.. Erste Ausgabe. - Prachtvolle Monographie des bedeutenden Graphikers und Lehrers an den WChUTEMAS. - Thieme-B. 323. Vgl. Schmidt, Rus. Kunst S. 221 ff. - Schönes Exemplar. - Vortitel mit vierzeiliger eh. Widmung von Iwan Pawlow an Nikolai Sedelnikow, dat. 23. VII. 1925. - Verso mit einer weiteren Widmung.

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        Krasnaja niwa.

      Moskau, Iswestija WZIK, 1925.. [Rotes Getreidefeld. Text russisch]. Sammlung von 12 Heften des Jahrgangs 1925. 4°. Illustr. OBrosch. (teils Gebrauchsspuren). Je 20 bis 24 SS. mit zahlr. Fotos, Abb. und Karikaturen.. Erste Ausgaben. - Eine der beliebtesten Kulturzeitschriften der UdSSR, herausgegeben von Anatolij Lunatscharski. In diesen Heften mit Illustrationen von Boris Kustodiew, Texten von Nikolaj Aseew u.a. - Vorhanden sind Nr. 8, 15-16, 18, 21, 24, 31, 41, 43, 45-46, 48 u. 53. - W Obloshke-Kat.-Moskau 79 u. 235. - Sieben Hefte mit Nagellöchern oder geklebten Randeinrissen, zwei Blätter mit Eckausschnitt, zehn Blätter etwas fleckig, sonst gut erhalten.

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        IL FUTURISMO. PRIMO CONGRESSO FUTURISTA. Rivista sintetica illustrata. Direttore F.T. Marinetti.

      Mm. 293 x 230 - pp. (4) con ill. in b.n. Offriamo il n. 11 dell?11 febbraio 1925 con il resoconto del ?Primo Congresso Futurista?, tenutosi il 23 novembre 1924 a Milano. Vi è anche riprodotta la bandiera futurista di mq. 350, issata all?altezza dell?Ottagono della Galleria Vittorio Emanuele. Cfr. Salaris ?Storia del futurismo?, pp. 138 - 139. Buon esemplare.

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        Knave of Hearts, The

      1925. first edition. An Exceptionally Fine “Knave of Hearts”with a Calling Card Signed by Maxfield Parrish Laid In[PARRISH, Maxfield, illustrator]. SAUNDERS, Louise. The Knave of Hearts. With Pictures by Maxfield Parrish. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1925.First edition. Large quarto (13 3/4 x 11 7/16 inches; 350 x 291 mm.). [6], 46, [1], [3, blank] pp. Color frontispiece (included in pagination), with tissue guard, and color illustrations throughout.Original black cloth with color pictorial label on front cover. Color pictorial endpapers. This is an exceptionally fine copy, with absolutely no fading to the cloth. Complete with the original (worn) glassine wrapper and the original black cardboard box with rectangular gold label printed in black on top. Left hand edge of box top professionally repaired. Housed in a black cloth clamshell case with printed cloth label on spine.Loosely laid in is a blank calling card on cream-colored stock (5 x 3 inches; 126 x 76 mm.) with the ink signature of Maxfield Parrish. Maxfield Parrish signatures are rare.This is by far the best copy of this book that we have ever seen.“Not until 1920 did [Parrish] agree to illustrate what was to become one of the most valuable children’s books ever published, Louise Saunders’s Knave of Hearts. Saunders was the wife of Maxwell Perkins, the editor of Scribner’s. They summered in Cornish, New Hampshire, and were friends with the Parrishes. In a letter to J.H. Chapin of Scribner’s, Parrish wrote on October 24, 1920: ‘The reason I wanted to illustrate the Knave of Hearts was on account of the bully opportunity it gives for a very good time making the pictures. Imagination could run riot, not bound down by the period, just good fun and all sorts of things. You must understand all this layout to be in gorgeous color. The landscapes back of the figures in the cover lining—a very beautiful affair illuminated by a golden late afternoon sun: castles, waterfall, rocks and mountains.’ Parrish relished working three years on the twenty-six paintings for Knave of Hearts. He built an elaborate castle model in his fully equipped workroom to use in the illustrations for the book…Many of the fixtures in the illustrations show handcrafted items from the Parrish household, such as elaborate hinges and a wonderful clocklike affair…that Parrish had built to let him know when the main house ran out of well water…Knave of Hearts, published in October 1925, was printed in rich colors on heavy coated paper. The illustrations were the highest quality reproductions that could be printed” (Alma Gilbert, Maxfield Parrish: The Masterworks, pp. 49-52).

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        Um die Indische Kaiserkrone Original Lieferungshefte 1-42 (komplette Ausgabe)

      - Dresden-Niedersedlitz, H.G. Münchmeyer G.m.b.H., 1925. 8° , Broschiert Um die Indische Kaiserkrone Erlebnisse eines Deutschen im Lande der Wunder von Robert Kraft, hrsg. H.G. Münchmeyer G.m.b.H., Dresden-Niedersetzlitz, o.J. (1925), Braatz S 357 (6.Aufl.von 1895/96), 42 Lieferungshefe (komplette Ausgabe d. 4 Bde.) Bd.1 676 S, Bd. 2 724 S, Bd. 3 688 S, Bd. 4 604 S, illustiert, m. farbigen Deckblatt, in sehr schönen absolut raren Sammlerzustand! (mit Original-Packpapierverpackung) Diese Sammlung stammt aus einem Nachlaß eines Konvolutes von einem Robert-Kraft-Sammler

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        Etchings And Dry Points From 1901 To 1924

      London, P. & D. Colnaughi & Co., 1925 - First edition; a limited edition of 500 copies, of which this is No. 215. With an original etching titled " Artist and Model." (The artist, palette in hand, stands to the left. The young model sits holding a large book on her knees. Both are silhouetted against the light from a large studio window). Image size 8 ¾" x 5 3/4" (224 x 149 mm), and is signed in ink by McBey. The book is a catalog of 223 of McBey's works, each pictured and described with number of prints and proofs issued. 4to.( 32 cm.), 3 p. l., ix-xxiii, [228] pp., 1 l. frontispiece, illustrated. Original publisher's 1/4 calf and brown cloth. More than half of the leather on the spine is missing and a black stain intrudes from the spine to the top edges of the sides of the leather. Nevertheless this is a fine copy internally, including the original etching which, detached from the book and by itself, sells for $950.00 or more. The book is additionally signed by McBey to "a friend Ernest E. (sic) Roth. James McBey New York, 1 January 1930." Earnest D. Roth's copy. The volume weighs 4 lbs. Postage may be extra. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        The Road of Dreams

      London: Geoffrey Bles,, [1925]. Octavo. Original green cloth backing blue-green boards, spine label lettered in green, edges uncut. With the dust jacket. Ownership signature to the front free endpaper. Spine ends faded, contents foxed, bookseller's ticket to the rear pastedown, tips rubbed; a good copy in the jacket that has some nicks and chips to the edges. First and only edition, first impression, of her first book of poems, published at her own expense.

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        Sammlung: 8x Verhandlungen der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Kinderheilkunde. Sitzungsberichte der Jahre 1924-1931. Im Auftrag der Gesellschaft herausgegeben von Dr. F. Goebel.

      Leipzig : Verlag von F.C.W. Vogel, 1925-1932.. Originalausgaben. 8 Bände, insgesamt ca. 3000 S., mit Illustrationen und Bildtafeln. 8° , Bibliothekseinband. Angeboten werden insgesamt acht Sitzungsberichte der Gesellschaft für Kinderheilkunde. Betrifft die Sitzungen der Jahre 1924 bis 1931. Die Bücher erschienen von 1925 bis 1932. Ausgesonderte Bibliotheksexemplare mit entsprechenden Kennzeichnungen. Einheitliche Bibliothekseinbände. Bücher außen etwas berieben, Kanten der Einbände stellenweise bestoßen. Seiten etwas nachgedunkelt, aber sauber. Bindung bei allen Bänden fest. Guter Gesamtzustand. Auf Anfrage senden wir Ihnen gern noch mehr Bilder des Angebotes. mbx zqx

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        Zwei weibliche Akte.

      . Feder in Blaugrau, grün und gelb aquarelliert, auf chamoisfarbenem Velin, links unten monogrammiert "DMJ". 15,3:12,6 cm.. Während ihres Aufenthalts in Frankreich entwickelte die Künstlerin eine lichte, helle, ganz auf Pastelltönen aufgebaute Farbpalette. Auch unser Blatt ist in diesem Sinne aufgefaßt und könnte somit während oder kurz nach dieser Reise um 1925 entstanden sein. Die früh verstorbene Malerin und Graphikerin Dorothea Maetzel-Johannsen erlitt durch eine Gelenkrheumatismus-Erkrankung als Kind ein Herzleiden. 1903-1907 bildete sie sich an der Gewerbeschule Hamburg mit dem Abschluß als Zeichenlehrerin aus. Anschließend war sie an der Städtischen Mädchenschule in Schleswig tätig. 1910 heiratete sie den Architekten, Maler und Graphiker E. Maetzel (1877-1955). In den folgenden Jahren hielt sie sich wiederholt in Berlin auf. Dort 1918 kurze Ausbildung bei L. Corinth (1858-1924) und Umzug nach Hamburg, wo sie sich gemeinsam mit ihrem Mann an der Gründung der Hamburgischen Sezession beteiligte. 1923 erhielt sie durch Gustav Pauli, dem Direktor der Hamburger Kunsthalle, den Auftrag, vier große Wandbilder für den Vorraum zum großen Vortragssaal der Kunsthalle zu gestalten. 1925 fast halbjährige Reise nach Paris und Chartres sowie 1929 nach Kassel, wo sie sich durch die Behandlung bei einem Arzt eine Besserung ihres Herzleidens versprach, und September 1929 Visby auf Gotland. Jedoch verstarb sie nur wenige Monate später im Alter von erst 44 Jahren an Herzschwäche. Ihre Hauptthemen waren Landschaften, Akte, figürliche Darstellungen und Stilleben. Stilistisch war sie dem Expressionismus verpflichtet, darüber hinaus hatten P. Cezanne (1839-1906), die Fauvisten und Kubisten, auch O. Redon (1840-1916) Vorbildcharakter.

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