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        A Vision: An Explanation Of Life Founded Upon The Writings Of Giraldus And Upon Certain Doctrines Attributed To Kusta Ben Luka

      T. Werner Laurie, London 1925 - Original parchment backed boards with paper spine label printed in dark brown. Illustrated throughout. From a limited edition of 600 copies, this one being number 313. Signed by Yeats at the limitation page. The jacket is browned along the edges with minor edge-ear. The jacket also has internal tape re-inforcement. The parchment spine has minor scattered foxing and toning. Still a very nice copy in a very good jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: First Place Books]
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      - Paris, 1925. Organisé par l'Union des Artistes Russes au profit de la caisse de secours des artistes.P., Union des Artistes Russes. Typographie de Bernouard. Un volume agrafé au format 255X330mm. Edition originale du programme du Bal travesti transmental. poèmes de tzara, Huidobro, Soupault, Reverdy, Mayakowski, etc illustrations de Juzn Gris, Derain, Natalia Goncharova et Picasso. LE DESSIN DE PICASSO EST ICI REHAUSSE EN 2 COULEURS et l'exemplaire est complet du premier plat de la très rare couverture (voir photos). Sinon très bon état. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Le Grand Verre]
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      Paris: Printed for Contact Editions at The Three Mountains Press, 1925.. Paris: Printed for Contact Editions at The Three Mountains Press, 1925.. 16mo. Quarter roan and marbled boards. Edges rubbed, some occasionally pronounced spotting to several leaves, but otherwise a good copy. First edition. In addition to one hundred numbered copies on Arches (and fifteen deluxe copies), this is one of more than a small handful of copies denoted an "Author's Proof" in type on the colophon. This copy bears early ink manuscript corrections on fifteen pages, often single words or minor deletions of such a nature as to defy meaningful confirmation as in McAlmon's readily identifiable hand. Wanting the errata slip. "Most notably, in Distinguished Air: Grim Fairy Tales (1925) McAlmon recorded life in the gay subculture of Berlin with a frankness that was unequaled in the era. Compared to his stories, Christopher Isherwood's later and more famous tales of the city seem almost tame" - Richard G. Mann, GLBTQ (online) YOUNG 1755.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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      Shakespreare and Co., Paris 1925 - 7th printing. Inscribed by the author and dated Paris, 1926 to the well known artist Ivan Opffer who is remembered for his portraits of writers and other notable figures including James Joyce and it is also inscribed by Ivan Opffer dated Jan. 1927. Joyce's Ulysses went through several printing. The first printing was of 1000 numbered copies, The second printing by the Egoist Press of London printed 2000 copies of which 500 copies were burned by the New York Post Office Authorities. The third printing, of which there were 500 copies printed, 499 of those copies were seized by customs authorities. When Ulysses was first published, there was much controversy over its contents. It was banned in the U.K. and the United States because of the belief it contained too much obscenity ( for the period). Today, it is considered one of the most important works of Modern literature. The present copy is bound in a striking custom brown Niger goatskin binding decorated with an art deco flair of onlays in maroon, lighter brown and black with a portrait of James Joyce from a portrait by Ivan Opffer in blind on cream goatskin framed in turquoise, with gilt signature. Just a bit of toning to page edges otherwise a superb copy with a worthwhile provenance. Octavo

      [Bookseller: Alcuin Books, ABAA]
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        The Colour of Rome Historic, Personal & Local

      London- Chatto and Windus., 1925. London- Chatto and Windus., 1925 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A beautifully illustrated exploration into the people, sights and history of Rome. New impression. Withvarious coloured plates, by Yoshio Markino, an introduction by Douglas Sladen and an essay by the artist. With a prize bookplate to the front pastedown for E. J. Gibbs from Hillstone Malvern, dated 1930. Condition: In original pictorial cloth binding. Externally, boards are rubbed with somespotting to the spine. Internally, firmly bound bright and generally clean, with only the odd light spot to the endpapers. Previous owner's ink stamp to the front free endpaper. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED..

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        Le Secret Professionel

      A Paris Au Sans Pareil, Paris 1925 - Pink wraps lettered in black. Edition limited to 440 numbered copies.105 pp Striking colour plates by Cocteau. Nice copy. Large 8vo [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Contact Editions, ABAC, ILAB]
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        Dal cor Gentil d?Ltalia Canti dal Veneto alla SardegnaOut of the Heart of Italy Folk songs from Venetia to Sardinia Lyrics, Lullabies, Sacred Stories

      Oxford - Basil Blackwell, 1925. Oxford - Basil Blackwell, 1925 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A rhythmical collection of traditional Italian folk songs. Featuring several plates, four tipped in coloured illustrations and an example of sheet music. With both the original Italian lyrics and the English to face. Condition: In original cloth binding. Externally, some fading to the spine and extremities and light bumping to the rear board. Internally, firmly bound, bright and generally clean, with only some light spotting to the endpapers. Previous owner's ink stamp to the front free endpaper. Overall: VERY GOOD..

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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      [Montagnola: Officina Bodoni, 1925].. [Montagnola: Officina Bodoni, 1925].. Folio. Publisher's gilt vellum over boards, gilt morocco spine label, fore and bottom edges untrimmed. Trace of dust-darkening along top edges, a few isolated faint marginal finger smudges, otherwise a very good or better copy, unopened, without slipcase. First edition in this format. One of 225 copies printed by hand by Giovanni Mardersteig on Fabriano handmade paper, from a total edition of 230 copies. The text is that of the "Società Dantesca," and in his prefatory essay, Croce remarks that this "is more beautiful, perhaps, than any previous edition [of this work], though there have been some lavish ones. In this edition, quite properly, the reader susceptible to poetry is left alone with Dante..." [translation by Schmoller]. MARDERSTEIG 14.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        The Drifting Cowboy. Illustrated by the Author.

      Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1925 - Significant spotting to endpapers. Gilt spine lettering slightly tarnished. Else a very good to near fine copy in adust jacket that would be near fine but for a four centimeter closed tear to the bottom edge of the front panel. and some minute wear at spine ends. Very much a superior copy of the author's second book. Very uncommon in jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Robert Dagg Rare Books, ABAA]
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        Espagnole a la mantille

      Paris: Chalcographie du Louvre. Aquatinte in color from Chalcographie du Louvre, on Arches paper with the embossed blind stamp of Chalcographie du Louvre . Reproduction of Jacques Villon original aquatint (1925) after Matisse painting. H. Matisse Pinxi - Chalcographie du Louvre - Jacques Villon are etched in black on the bottom of the plate. In very good condition, slightly spotted in the white board not on the print. More pictures on request.

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      Imprenta y Encuadernación de Julio Cosano. - Madrid. 1925. 24X17. 517Pág. Pasta española. Profusamente ilustrado de fotografías b/n (205). Firma y dedicatoria del autor. Magnífico ejemplar. Ref 9.5 Biblioteca A. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Libreria Anticuaria Marc & Antiques]
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        Albumblatt mit eighd. Signatur von Bruno Walter und Rudolf Serkin. [28. August 1925: Orchesterkonzert der Wiener Philharmoniker].

      [Salzburg, -, 1925].. . [ca. 24,8 x 21,7 cm] Vgl. Jaklitsch III 5. - Leichte Gbrsp., leichte Lichtschatten bzw. leicht stockfleckig, linker Rand beschnitten, kl. Bleistift-Notiz: 28.8. OK [Orchesterkonzert].

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek]
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        FAUST. By Goethe

      London: Harrap & Co. Ltd., [1925].. London: Harrap & Co. Ltd., [1925].. Quarto. Quarter gilt vellum and paper over boards, t.e.g., others untrimmed. Color frontis, head and tailpieces, plates (some color, some monochrome), pictorial endsheets. Boards a trace tanned at extreme edges, lower fore-tips bumped, minute surface scrape at top edge of one board, bookplate, otherwise a very good copy, without slipcase or dust jacket. First edition, British issue, of this illustrated edition, being one of 1000 numbered copies for the UK, signed by Harry Clarke, from a total edition of two thousand copies. The text is the translation by John Auster. One of the highlights of Clarke's career as a book illustrator.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        Der Meister. Jungdeutsche Monatsschrift für Führer und denkende Brüder. Jge. 1-8 (=alle Jahrgänge, 2 Hefte fehlen). // Jungdeutsche Blätter. 8. Jahrgang, Hefte 1-3 + Sonderheft (=alles Erschienene) // Nachbarschaft. Monatsschrift. Jge. 8-9 (=alles).

      Berlin (Jungdeutscher Verlag / Nachbarschafts-Verlag) 1925-35.. Kartoniert .. Zeitschriften des "Jungdeutschen Ordens". Zusammen 111 Hefte. Bereits vor dem Verbot des "Meister" im März 1933 waren die "Jungdeutschen Blätter" gegründet worden, die parallel liefen, aber den "Meister" eigentlich weiterführen sollten (sie begannen mit dem 8.Jahrgang!). Sie wurden jedoch nach 4 Heften ebenfalls im März 1933 verboten,das letzte Heft, ein Sonderheft, erschien zur Wahl am 5.März 1933: "Wir werden in unserer Opposition gegen die neue Regierung volle Sachlichkeit walten lassen. Wir werden auch das Gute hervorheben. Von diesem, ersten Monat aber können wir noch nichts Gutes berichten." Umgehend brachte Mahraun in einem neuen Verlag die Zeitschrift "Nachbarschaft" heraus, die -um die Nachfolge des "Meister" deutlich zu machen- auch mit dem "8. Jahrgang, Heft 10" startete. Sie wurde erst im April 1935 (mit Heft 10 des 9.Jahrgangs) verboten, womit die Publikationen der "Jungdeutschen" ein Ende fanden - die Nazis duldeten keine anderen Faschisten neben sich! Der Jungdeutsche Orden hatte sich im Sommer 1933 aufgelöst, damit griff er einem Verbot nur vor, um sein Vermögen vor der Beschlagnahmung zu schützen. Er existierte danach nur noch als eine Art "Leserverbund" der Zeitschriften "Nachbarschaft" und "West-Ost". Mahraun wurde im Sommer 1933 für einige Wochen verhaftet und mißhandelt. Fast vollständige Reihe inklusive der seltenen Publikationen nach der Machtübernahme der NSDAP, es fehlen lediglich Jg. 5, Heft 2 und Jg. 8, Heft 2 des "Meister", sonst alles vorhanden. Guter Zustand; die "Blätter" und "Nachbarschaft" wurden auf billigerem Papier gedruckt, diese etwas angestaubt und stockfleckig.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Armin Nassauer]
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        England V New Zealand 1925

      1925 - Official programme for the match played on January 3rd, 1925 at Twickenham. England lost to the "Invincibles" 11-17. 19 x 25.7cm. Folded sheet, on four sides. Central horizontal fold mark, 5 small closed tears to back. Lightly creased. In good condition for its age.

      [Bookseller: Sportspages]
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        Text-Book of Anti-Aircraft Gunnery, Vol. 1

      London: HMSO, 1925. London: HMSO, 1925. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good-. Scarce (only 3 copies in WorldCat, none in COPAC). The complete theory of anti-aircraft gunnery worked out during World War I (the Great War) by Hill's Brigands, an illustrious team of old and young unconscripted physicists, mathematicians, and scientists, including Douglas Hartree, Karl Pearson, Horace Darwin, R.H. Fowler. 867 pages. Nicely rebound in tan cloth with original spine label (faded gilt) laid down. Library stamp to title page and its reverse, but no other markings. Text block shows pale age toning. some of the many fold-out diagrams show wear from folding. Plates present including 14 large fold-outs (facing 24, 42, 134, 4 facing 394 of which the first has a tear, 418, 534 edge worn, 535, 551, 552, 691, 841). D

      [Bookseller: Denominator Books (IOBA)]
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        Der Turm. Ein Trauerspiel in fünf Auszügen.

      . (Mchn., Vlg. d. Bremer Presse 1925). 4°. 157 (1) S. OLn. EA.. Jacoby 40; Rodenberg 487 - Eines v. 260 num. Expl., vom Autor eh. signiert. Titel u. Initialen v. Anna Simons.

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        Wege zum Sanktuarium. Das magische Werk der "Großen weißen Bruderschaft". Nach authentischen Quellen als Kommentare zur "Botschaft der Meister". Ausgewählt und übertragen vom "Collegium pansophicum" i.A. Fra.:[Saturn]us [d.i. Karl Johannes Germer]. (= Pansophia. Urquellen inneren Lebens. Zum Heile der Welt neu kundgegeben von einem "Collegium Pansophicum". Ein Archiv in zwangloser Folge. Abteilung VII. Bd. 1 [d.i. Band 5 der 6bändigen Reihe]). - Ackermann V/939. - Der Band enthält: "Khaled Khan [d.i. A. Crowley]: Das Herz des Meisters".

      Leipzig, Pansophie-Verlag, 1925.. 157 S. mit einigen Ill. Gr.-8°, farbig ill. Orig.-Halbleinen. Tadelloses Exemplar ohne Nummer. Bei Bestellungen gegen offene Rechnung bitte Telefonnummer angeben. Danke!

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Roland Moser]
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        Songs South of the Line [Triple Signed]

      Published by Lincoln Torrey 222 Goldhawk Road, London First Edition August 1925. London 1925.. Published by Lincoln Torrey 222 Goldhawk Road, London First Edition August 1925. London 1925. First edition hard back binding in publisher's original vellum covered boards, gilt title and author lettering to the upper panel, blue cloth spine. 8vo. 8½'' x 5¼''. Contains 43 printed pages of text with monochrome frontispiece. This edition on Handmade paper is limited to 25 copies of which 20 are for sale. Hand-written number 14 in blue ink and SIGNED by Rupert Croft-Cooke to the limitation page, Lincoln Torrey, the publisher has also SIGNED the limitation page. Norman Hartnell has SIGNED his name in pencil under the frontispiece. The front free end paper has a SIGNED dedication by the publisher to his brother 'To my dear brother Richard who was instrumental in bringing author, artist and publisher together. With much love from Lincoln, 27th August 1925.' The tops of the inner gutters have been internally repaired, the pale paper boards are a little grubby, contents clean. Member of the P.B.F.A.

      [Bookseller: Little Stour Books PBFA]
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        International Architektur #1

      Munich: Albert Langen, 1925. Munich: Albert Langen, 1925. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. yellow cloth printed in red. Very good/No Dust Jacket. 106 pages. 24 x 19 cm. Nearly 102 plates. The first number of Bauhausbucher: seminal, now rare work on the "New International Architecture," -- including designs by Peter Beherns, Walter Gropius, Hans Poelzig, H. Stoffregen, Theo Van Doesburg, Frank Lloyd Wright, , J.J.P Oud, et al. Most of the early 20th century designs are industrial sites. Interior contents clean and fresh, covers dusty, light soiling.

      [Bookseller: Royoung bookseller, Inc.]
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      [Innsbruck, -, o. J.]. Originalblatt. 39 x39 cm.. Der Tiroler Konzeptkünstler Gappmayr, (1925 - 2010), zählt zu den wichtigsten Vertretern visueller Poesie. - Im Original tiefschwarz, ist die Abbildung nur eine Annäherung.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek]
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        Anthologie De Coiffes & Types Actuels Du Peuple Breton Appliquée A Ses Origines Ethniques

      St Brieuc: Aux Editions de la Betagne Touristique, 1925. St Brieuc: Aux Editions de la Betagne Touristique, 1925. First edition. Limited edition.. Paperback. 4to. (10 x 7.5 inches). pp.91. Colour frontis. 80 plates with printed tissue guards. Publisher's printed stiff card wrappers (a d/w with French flaps - wide turn-ins), with original glassine cover, browned and torn, with loss, also chipped and nicked, mainly to front cover and backstrip (glassine is fragile). Spine lean. Spotting to prelims and extrems. O/w contents clean and bright. Binding firm and square. Numbered edition 478/500 (20 further copies hors commerce). A Very Good copy indeed in a bright printed d/w and in the original uncommon but worn glassine outer cover. We reduce the default shipping charge for lighter books or use it for a tracked service if books are expensive or uncommon. We pack books securely in boxes, or corrugated card or cardboard, and protect corners with bubble-wrap.

      [Bookseller: John Taylor Books P.B.F.A.]
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      London, Stanley Paul, 1925.. London, Stanley Paul, 1925.. FIRST DE LUXE EDITION 1925 LIMITED AND SIGNED BY MILNE. 4to, 325 x 260 mm, 12¾ x 10¼ inches, cream cloth, bevelled boards, gilt lettered and illustrated on upper cover and spine, top edges gilt, 105 pages. Coloured title vignette and 12 enchanting mounted colour plates of young children, each with a pastel frame and coloured border. Covers very bright, endpapers faintly browned and very lightly marked, slight pale margin foxing to early pages, few small pale splashes in lower margin of 2 facing pages, maximum 10 mm (½"). Near Fine lovely copy, no inscriptions. Edition de luxe limited to 500 numbered copies signed by Milne, this being No. 257. This is the first UK edition of these stories which were commissioned by the U.S. publisher David McKay to go with the illustrations by Willebeek Le Mair. Milne lost thousands on the deal as he foolishly accepted a lump sum payment of £200. The book was a huge success and when McKay suggested to Milne another project with Shepard on which he would be paid a royalty, Milne told him to 'go to San Francisco and chew gum' (See Thwaite page 286). MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton]
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        Philips Handy Volume Atlas of London; a series of fifty-five sectional maps (on a scale of three inches to the mile) of the County of London

      London: George Philip & son, nd c. 1925. London: George Philip & son, nd c. 1925, 1925. Hardcover. Used; Acceptable. Hardcover; English language; No jacket; a fair reading copy; boards bumped and rubbed;spine cover faded and loose along rear edge;some light foxing;binding is tight;. Your book will be securely packed and promptly dispatched from our UK warehouse. All international orders are sent Royal Mail airmail.

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        Der Weltkrieg 1914 bis 1918,

      . (Band 1 -12 + Das deutsche Feldeisenbahnwesen Band I. (mehr damals nicht erschienen) + Kriegsrüstung und Kriegswirtschaft (1. Band + Anlagen zum 1. Band). Insgesamt 15 Bände. Berlin, Mittler & Sohn, 1925 f., 1. Band + Kriegsrüstung und Kriegswirtschaft mit Halbledereinband /alle anderen Bände roter Ganzleineneinband, 719 + 390 + 426 + 576 + 643 + 493 + 666 + 519 + 706 + 545 + 606 + 247 + 496 + 534 Seiten, Karten, Skizzen 20 - 23 fehlen in Band 10, ansonsten alle vollständig, bei meisten Bänden Schnitt, sowie Vorsatz- und Nachsatzblatt stockfleckig, Zustand 2- (C).

      [Bookseller: Helmut Weitze Militärische Antiquitäten ]
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      München, September 1925 bis Juni 1926.. 32 Bll., durchgehend mit Skizzen in farbiger Pastellkreide und Kohle auf blaugrauem Bütten. Halbleinenband der Zeit. Kl.-8vo (143:110 mm).. Beinhaltet 19 Seiten mit Skizzen zum Keferloher Pferdemarkt (teils datiert mit 14. September), die übrigen meist mit Landschaften aus der Münchner Umgebung, bezeichnet: Herrsching, Großhesselohe, Grünwald, Solln, Karlsfeld, Allach u. a. Vorderer Innendeckel mit eigenhändigem Namenszug und Röhms Anschrift in Bleistift. - Hans Röhm war Maler, Radierer und Lithograph. Er besuchte die Kunstgewerbeschule Nürnberg und 1898-1902 die Akademie in München, wo er Schüler von Wilhelm von Diez war. Seit seiner Studienzeit war Röhm in München tätig; 1927 wurde er Professor (vgl. Thieme/Becker und Nürnberger Künstlerlexikon). - Der als "Keferloher Montag" bekannte Pferdemarkt im Landkreis München war bis zum Zweiten Weltkrieg einer der größten Viehmärkte im Deutschen Reich. - Einband fleckig und abgegriffen, innen sehr gut.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris, Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        "Stilleben mit Obstschale und Karaffe" originales Ölgemälde auf Leinwand ca. 45x58cm; unten links signiert und datiert "1925"

      . Maße im dekorativen Rahmen (65x78cm)..

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Niederbayern]
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        The Professor's House

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1925. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1925 First edition, limited issue. One of 185 (225 total) numbered copies signed by the author. Publisher's green cloth over white pictorial laid paper boards, with a pink paper label lettered in black to the spine, floral patterns to the boards in blue, green, and pink, printed on laid paper. A near fine or better copy, with some light wear to the extremities, minor toning to the spine, former owner's bookplate to the front pastedown, otherwise bright and fresh pages. An excellent copy. Crane A14. The Professor's House is an autobiographical novel divided into three sections: "Book I: The Family," "Book II: Tom Outland's Story," and "Book III: The Professor." The plot follows the fictional Professor Godfrey St. Peter, who is struggling with a mid-life crisis after the marriage of his two daughters and the death of his friend Tom Outland, who was a casualty in World War I. Interestingly, Cather first wrote the middle section as a short story and subsequently situated it within a separate story she was developing about the professor. Accordingly, the first and last sections take place in the novel's present-day, while the central section is comprised of a retrospective narrative. Like F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby, The Professor's House captures the moral decline and dejection of the Lost Generation in the wake of WWI.. Signed by Author. Limited. Hard Cover. Near Fine.

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        Dangerous Acquaintances

      London - George Routledge & Sons Ltd., 1925. London - George Routledge & Sons Ltd., 1925 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Choderlos De Laclos's Dangerous Acquaintances (Les Liaisions Dangereuses) translated by Richard Aldington with an Introduction. From the Introduction: The 18th Century in France produced at least four great novels, all love stories. They are Marivaux's Marianne, Rousseau's La Nouvelle Heloise,Prevost's Manon Lescaut, Choderlos De Laclos's Liaisions Dangereuses. Condition: In a red cloth binding with a white cloth spine with contrasting label and gilt lettering to the spine. Externally, generally smart with some wear to the top and tail of the spine. Spine is also slightly cocked. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and clean. Some minor damage to recto of front free-end paper. Overall: NEAR FINE..

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        Tri Legendy O Krucifixu

      nbsp;Nakladem - Ceske Graficke Unie, 1925. nbsp;Nakladem - Ceske Graficke Unie, 1925 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. An extremely scarce work comprising of religiously themed short stories all linked to Jesus Christ. Written in Czech. Featuring three beautiful illustrated plates. Collated presumed complete. As the title suggests,thecommon element linking all three separate legends is the crucifix - a cross with the crucified Jesus Christ. A common feature is also the fate of the main characters, and their battle with their conscience and faith. What differs is theunderlying themes of ethnic background, religion, and social status. Each legend shows the different ways people put their faith in God. Zeyer's prose and poems are restless, nostalgic, mystical, depressive, and usually end tragically. His novels describe characters trying to live a better life under the romantic ideals, and people who find peace only at the moment of death. Condition: In a crushed morocco binding with gilt motif to both boards. Externally, sound with light marks to the front board, and minor shelfwear to the head and tail of spine. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are extremely bright and generally clean, aside from light offsetting from plates and binding. Previous owners bookplate to the front pastedown. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED..

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        The Great Gatsby

      New York: Scribner?s, 1925. New York: Scribner?s, 1925. First Edition; first printing. Aside from a tiny stain on the endpapers from a label or small bookplate, and very slight cocking, a fine copy in a first printing dust jacket with considerable restoration. Most significantly, about 30% of the spine is in facsimile, skillfully matched to the original. This jacket was recently restored, at least in part to undo a heavy-handed restoration from the distant past. Included with this copy is an extensive report from the conservationist detailing the work, materials and methods used. In a custom clamshell box.

      [Bookseller: Peter L. Stern & Company, Inc.]
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      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1925. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1925. First Edition. Good. First issue, with the four main issue points present: 1) pg. 60, line 16 "chatter" 2) pg. 119, line 22 "northern" 3) pg. 205, lines 9-10 "sick in tired" 4) pg. 211, lines 7-8 "Union Street station." This copy Good only, on account of replaced endpapers in the front. It seems logical to conclude that this copy is ex-library, although no other marks are present and the book is otherwise in excellent condition. A budget copy for someone who doesn't want to spend three or four thousand on a nice copy or plans to rebind it. Despite its grand stature today, the book was a commercial failure during Fitzgerald's lifetime, much to the author's surprise and disappointment. Fitzgerald had felt the power of the novel and believed that it was a work of mature artistry. Modern scholars and readers agree and now "Gatsby" is a keystone of any modern first collection. Good.

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        The Knave of Hearts. With Pictures by Maxfield Parrish

      Racine, Wisconsin: Artist and Writers Guild, 1925. Racine, Wisconsin: Artist and Writers Guild, 1925. Small folio; original publisher?s wrappers; spiral-bound. Aside from some very minor spots, nearly a fine copy.

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        Papers Relating to Political Economy

      London: Published on behalf of the Royal Economic Society by Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1925. London: Published on behalf of the Royal Economic Society by Macmillan and Co., Limited,, 1925. 3 volumes, large octavo. Original dark green-blue cloth, two narrowly spaced and two widely spaced rules in blind at top and bottom of upper and lower boards continued in gilt to spine, gilt titles to spine. Very light rubbing to covers, corners slightly bumped, lightly tanned edges and endpapers. First quire in Volume I slightly pulled and with minor tear, slight wear at ends of spine, lower front and rear joint, lower corners of boards. Small closed tear at head of spine of Volume II. Light wear to ends of spine of Volume III. A very good set. First edition, first impression. The three volumes constituting practically all of Edgeworth's work in economic theory. "Edgeworth's contribution to economics left their mark on the theories of monopoly, foreign trade, taxation and production. In production theory, earlier authorities had generally employed the concept of an average product to demonstrate diminishing returns. It was Edgeworth who insisted on the distinction between the average and the marginal product and who understood the significance of the latter in connection with the identification of the maximum position" (Spiegal). "Edgeworth has always been regarded as an exceptionally distinguished 'all-rounder', making major contributions to both economic and statistical theory to a degree that no one else, with the possible exception of Harold Hotelling, has ever approached. Since 1960, however, serious reappraisal of the depth and subtlety of those contributions to each discipline has shown decisively that he was indeed one of the truly great economists of his time, and one of its greatest statisticians" (ODNB). With owner signature to front pastedown in all volumes.

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        Specimens of Books Printed At Oxford with the Types Given to the University By John Fell: 1674-1925

      Oxford Oxford University Press 1925. Hardcover. No jacket. Ex-library. Limited edition. One of 550 copies. Text in English, Latin and Greek. Boards and spine are lightly marked, scored and bowed. Spine ends, edges and leading corners are lightly bumped and worn. Minor nicks on spine foot and leading corners. Gilded text and decoration on spine is slightly faded. Page edges are rough and tanned. Library plate on front pastedown. Paper is split on front pastedown hinge. Two loose pages included in front, one with library stamp. Endpapers are tanned. Barcode sticker on FEP. Pages are lightly marked. Text is clear throughout. Volume is slightly cocked, but binding remains intact. HJW No Dust Jacket Hardcover Ex-Library. Good

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        Ariel: a Shelley Romance

      London - John Lane the Bodley Head Limited, 1925. London - John Lane the Bodley Head Limited, 1925 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. The first illustrated edition of Ariel by Andre Maurois. Translated from the original French by Ella D'Arcy. With eight illustrations in colour by Jacquier. Condition: In a black cloth binding with marbled boards and gilt lettering on the spine. Externally, generally smart with some minor shelfwear. Thereis somewear to the top and tail of the spine and the corners are bumped. Dent to the top edge of the front board. Cloth is a little rubbed in places. Internally, pages are generally firmly bound. There seem to beseveral illustrations missing. Pages are generally bright and clean with some foxing throughout. The edges of the pages are rough cut and browned. There is an ink inscription by the author to the half-title page. Overall: VERY GOOD.

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        Strömt herbei, ihr Kinderscharen, zu Fuß, im Wagen, mit der Bahn, Ihr könnt was Süßes hier erfahren Vom Lübecker Marzipan!

      Stockelsdorf / Lübeck, Lübecker Marzipan-Fabrik von Minden & Bruhns. (ca. 1925).. Halbleinenband mit buntem Deckelbild und der farbigen Schutzmarke der Firma LUBECA auf dem Rückdeckel; 32,5 x 24 cm; 16 einseitig bedruckte Blatt (starkes Papier) mit ungefähr halbseitigen Farbbildern von A. Johannes und darunter stehenden Versen. - Ein süßes Bilderbuch von Dir. Ernst Albert. de; 1. (Leinenrücken und Vorsätze erneuert; Einband etwas berieben; ein kleiner Seiteneinriß sauber restauriert; guter Zustand) - *** sehr selten!

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        The Extra Pharmacopoeia of Martindale and Westcott

      London - H. K. Lewis, 1925. London - H. K. Lewis, 1925 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Abook containing directions for the identification of samples and the preparation of compound medicines. Volume II, intended as an addendum to Volume I, containing matters mostly of an analytical or experimental description. Eighteenth edition. Condition: In acloth coveredbinding. Externally, sound with slight shelfwear and slight splitting to rear joint. Internally, generally firmly bound, bright and clean but with an institutional ink stamp totitle page. Overall: VERY GOOD.

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        Ralph 124 C41+: A Romance of the Year 2660 (Presentation copy)

      Boston: The Stratford Company, 1925. Boston: The Stratford Company, 1925. First edition. Very Good. Presentation copy, inscribed on the front end paper: "With the compliments of the author H Gernsback 1925." Bookplate on the front paste down of Gilson Willets. A scarce, contemporary presentation copy by one of the fathers of science fiction, the founder of the magazine "Amazing Stories." The annual Science Fiction awards are named Hugos in his honor. & & A Very Good copy of the book straight and square, although the spine ends and corners are lightly worn. Chips to the corners of the first few pages, including the title page, but withal a decent copy, complete with eleven tipped in plate. & & While the novel is generally dismissed by critics today, it foreshadowed many modern technological advances with "clear descriptions of radar, book and newspaper microfilms and microfiches, television, plant hormones, wireless transmission of power, etc." (Bleiler, p. 282). One of the cornerstones of a science fiction collection. Very Good.

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        Oeuvres Compl?tes de Alfred de Vigny

      Paris - Librairie Alphonse Lemerre, 1925. Paris - Librairie Alphonse Lemerre, 1925 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A nice clean copy of Vignt's poems. Bound in half morocco with marbled paper covered boards and gilt lettering and decoration on the spine. In French. Undated. Alfred Victor de Vigny (March 27, 1797 September 17, 1863) was a French poet, playwright, and novelist. He published his first poem in 1820, published an ambitious narrative poem entitled Eloa in 1824 on the popular romantic theme of the redemption of Satan, and collected his recent works in January 1826 in Pomes antiques et modernes. Proust regarded his poem La Maison du berger as the greatest French poem of the 19th century. Condition: The binding is tight and firm. There is mild wear to the extremities, including bumping and rubbing. Internally the pages are clean and bright. Overall the condition is very good..

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        A History of English Furniture

      - London - The Medici Society Limited, 1925. - London - The Medici Society Limited, 1925 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. %0D%0AA collection of A History of English Furniture by Percy Macquoid. %0D%0AComplete in four volumes. %0D%0AThe set consists of The Age of Oak, The Age of Walnut, The Age of Mahogany and The Age of Satinwood. %0D%0AWith Plates in Colour after Shirley Slocombe, and numerous Illustrations selected and arranged by the Author. %0D%0APercy Macquoid (18521925) was a theatrical designer and a collector and connoisseur of English furniture, and the author of articles, largely for Country Life, and of four books on the history of English furniture, the first major survey of the subject, which have been reprinted and are still of use today: The Age of Oak, The Age of Walnut, The Age of Mahogany and The Age of Satinwood, ending his surveys about the year 1800. %0D%0AThese terms, particularly the first three, have become the standard terms for referring to these different periods and styles. %0D%0ACondition: %0D%0AIn red cloth bindings with gilt lettering to the spines and front boards. Externally, generally smart, lightly rubbed in places. There is some minor bumping to the tops and tailsof the spines. Spines are also slightly sunned. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are generally bright and clean. Overall: VERY GOOD. %0D%0A%0D%0A.

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        Sam In The Suburbs

      New York: George Doran, 1925. New York: George Doran, 1925. First American Edition. Offsetting on the front endpapers from a laid in clipping, else very good in dust jacket.

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        Peter Quack., - Ein lustiges Bilderbuch.

      Berlin-Grunewald, Peatalozzi-Verlags-Anstalt, o.J. [1925]. - mit reichem Bildschmuck und 8 ganzseitigen farb. Tafeln von Louis MOE. * Erste Ausgabe des recht seltenen Bilderbuches illustriert von Louis (Maria Niels Peder Halling) Moe (1857-1945) / gereimt vonFriedrich Fabrizius Max Karl Freiherr von Ostini (* 27. Juli 1861 in München; 1. Juni 1927 in Pöcking) deutscher Redakteur, Schriftsteller, Humorist und Lyriker. ** best., Einbanddeckel berieben und angeschmutzt, 1 Eckabriß S. 2 fachgerecht restauriert. ANY QUESTIONS ?? Please don t hesitate to ask for details !! ++ Visa & Mastercard accepted ++ Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 1100 farb. ill. OHLn., 18 nn. S., Gr.8° quer. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Alice's Adventures in Wonderland: With 48 Coloured Plates By Margaret W. Tarrant

      London: Ward Lock & Co Limited C 1925 - Vg HB in tan boards with colour illustration in centre of front board. Good clipped dj with price still on and minor repairs and a bit of loss to the top of the spine area. A very early tight copy of 332pp beautifully illustrated by Margaret W. Tarrant with 48 colour plates along with illustrated endpapers (not matching) and includes 12pp catalogue at the rear. A wonderful copy of this favourite classic. (21 x 16cm)

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        L'Histoire Comique De Francion

      nbsp;Paris -Jean Fort, 1925. nbsp;Paris -Jean Fort, 1925 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. An illustrated French novel that translates as 'The History Of Comic Francion' described as one of the first and most important comic stories. It tells the adventures of fun Francion French gentleman looking for true love. They allow Sorel to make a rather sharp satire of the society of his time. Limited edition to 1203 this copy is numbered 1010. This copy is also signed by the published Jean Fort. Novelist, critic, historiographer, one of the most versatile and innovative French writers of the century, yet one of the least well known. Condition: In a crushed morocco and marbled boards. Externally, very smart the front joint is slightly worn. Internally, firmly bound bright and clean with marks to endpapers. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED.

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        E. R. Weiss zum fünfzigsten Geburtstage 12. Oktober 1925. .

      Leipzig, Insel, 1925 - 2° (38 x 28 cm), 106 S., 44 Textabb.; Buchschmuck: 11 Bl.; Initialen: 6 Bl.; Bücherzeichen, Signete: 8 Bl.; Druckschrifte, Typographischer Schmuck: 13 Bl.; Buchumschläge, Buchtitel: 76 Bl., 6 Faltaf.; Offsetdrucke nachfarbigen Umschlägen, Einbänden und Vorsatzpapieren. 7 Bl.; Einbände: 37 Bl., 1 Bl Impressum., HPerg. m Deckelvignette, Kopfgoldschnitt und Lesebändchen., Min gebrauchspurig, 1 Bl. m einem hinterlegtem Einriss, sonst schönes Exemplar. Normalausgabe, Nr. 168 von 450 Exemplaren (Total 500 Exemplaren). - Gemeinschaftsausgabe von zwölf Verlagen, für die E. R. Weiss tätig war: Avalun, Bruno Cassiere, Eugen Diederichs, S. Fischer, Insel, Klinkhardt & Biermann, R. Labisch, R. Piper, Poeschel & Trepte, C. G. Röder, Rütten & Loening, Spamerische Buchbinderei. Mit den eingebundene Original-Lithographien von Karl Hofer (Porträt E. R. Weiß, Original-Holzschnitt von Emil Orlik (Das Tao, das ausgesprochen werden kann.) und Karl Walser (Exlibris E. R. Weiß). - Emil Rudolf Weiß (1875-1942), deutscher Typograf, Grafiker, Maler, Lehrer und Dichter, der sich einer klassisch-konservativen Buchgestaltung verschrieben hatte. 3500 gr.

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