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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.

      [Bookseller: Whitmore Rare Books]
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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.

      [Bookseller: Peter L. Stern & Company, Inc.]
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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.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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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.

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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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!

      [Bookseller: Versandantiquariat Wolfgang Kohlweyer]
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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.

      [Bookseller: Peter L. Stern & Company, Inc.]
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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.

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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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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      London - Sampson Low, Marston and Co. Ltd., 1925. London - Sampson Low, Marston and Co. Ltd., 1925 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Rosemary is a collection offictional works compiled and collected by F. De Burgh and Walter Stoneman with 21 Camera Portaits and one illustration by Dorothy Stanley. With a dedicatory poem 1914-Now by F. De Burgh to front followed by a preface by Sir Sidney Low and a note of thanks by the editors. Including portraits and works by a number of authors including: G. K. Chesterton, Walter De La Mare, John Buchan, and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. With a contemporary typed letter about the publicationon headed paperfrom the Not ForgottenAssociationinserted dated 7th August 1925. Condition: In a cloth binding. Externally, smart but with slight bumping and wear to extremities and occasional marks. Internally, generally firmly bound although slightly strained in places. Bright and generally clean but with the odd spot and handling mark, slight foxing to endpapers and slight toning to plates. Overall: VERY GOOD.

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        Christina Alberta's Father

      nbsp;London -Jonathan Cape Ltd, 1925. nbsp;London -Jonathan Cape Ltd, 1925 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A novel abouthow a retired laundry man suffered from delusions that he was the reincarnation of Sargon, King of Kings, returned to earth as Lord of the World. First edition with original binding and unclipped dustwrapper. H. G. Wells was a British author, best known for his science fiction novel 'War of the Worlds'. Condition: In original binding and pictorial dustwrapper. Externally, very smart with only some slight chipping and marks to dustwrapper. Internally, lovely condition, firmly bound, bright and clean. Overall: NEAR FINE with a VERY GOOD Dustwrapper..

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        The Informer

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1925. London: Jonathan Cape, 1925 First edition, first printing. Publisher's green cloth, lettered in gilt; in the original pictorial dust jacket. Near fine, with some light wear and rubbing to the extremities, minor toning to the spine, two ownership bookplates to the front pastedown, otherwise clean pages; unclipped dust jacket, with some light wear and minor toning to the extremities, minor nicks to the spine ends, some toning to the spine, a few minor smudges to the rear panel, else fine. A bright and attractive copy, free of any repairs or restoration. The Informer is a novel about the Irish civil wars featuring the tragic protagonist Gypo Nolan, an ex-policeman who, along with his friend Frankie McPhillip, has been expelled from a revolutionary group after botching an assignment. At the start of the novel, the two former partners, both struggling to eke out a living while avoiding police radar, meet in Dublin, at which point Frankie, who is dying of consumption, reveals his plan to visit his father's house despite the bounty police have put on his head. Gypo, feeling the pains of hunger and poverty, decides to use Frankie's divulgence to his benefit and discloses his friend's location to the police in return for a cash reward. Shortly thereafter, Gypo, a simpleton who never fully grasped the gravity of his actions, realizes that he has betrayed his friend and the Revolutionary cause and spends his reward quickly and carelessly out of guilt. In the remainder of the text, O'Flaherty examines the role of violence in revolution and what it means to be an "informant." In addition to this compelling main character, The Informant is lauded for its description of the atmosphere of early 20th century Ireland, which the dust jacket agrees is "painted with life-like cunning." A Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone.. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Dust Jacket Included.

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        Contemporary Figure Painters

      London - The Studio Limited, 1925. London - The Studio Limited, 1925 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Contemporary Figure Painters by A. L. Baldry; edited by Geoffrey Holme with an introduction to front followed by twenty-four colour plates tipped in. Some of the artists included in this collection of plates are: Hermen Anglada, Julius Diez, Paul Gaugin, Vilhelm Hammershoi, Augustus John andLaura Knight. Published by The Studio Limited. The Studio: An Illustrated Magazine of Fine and Applied Art was an illustrated fine arts and decorative arts magazine, first published in Britain in April 1893, which exerted a major influence on the development of the Art Nouveau and Arts and Crafts movements. The Studio promoted the work of New Art artists, designers and architects - it played a major part in introducing the work of Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Charles Voysey to a wide audience - and it was especially influential in Europe. Condition: In a cloth binding. Externally, generally smart but with slight wear to extremities and the odd slight mark. Internally, generally firmly bound. Bright but with slight foxing to endpaper and odd slight foxing and handling mark in places. Overall: VERY GOOD.

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        Frauenportrait, Halbbrustbild.

      ev. Paris, bei Daniel Jacomet, o. J. (ev. 1925).. Original-Lithographie. Format des Abdrucks ca. 18,5x12 cm, Blattgröße ca. 25,4x19 cm, am oberen Rücken verso an 2 Ecken auf Karton hinter Passepartout montiert, dieser ca. 43,5x33 cm.. Im Stein von Matisse monogramiert: H M. Feine Zeichnung eines Frauen-Portraits, ev. zeigt es Matisse's Assistentin und Modell Lydia Delectorskaya. Schwache Randbräunung, sonst gut erhalten. - Wahrscheinlich eine von nur 500 abgezogenen Lithographien!

      [Bookseller: Versandantiquariat Riepenhausen]
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        Evolution in the Light of Modern Knowledge

      London - Blackie and Son, 1925. London - Blackie and Son, 1925 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A scientific treatise on many topics, such as zoology, biology, anthropology and geology. First edition, second impression. With numerous illustrations throughout. In a Morrell binding. Condition: In an armorial calf binding with gilt detailing to the spine. Externally smart, with just some light rubbing. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright, though with some spotting throughout. Overall: VERY GOOD..

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        Spring Songs with Music

      London - Blackie and Son Limited, 1925. London - Blackie and Son Limited, 1925 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A book of songswith the much-loved illustrations of Cicely Mary Barker. With eleven of twelve full-colour tipped-in plates present. Condition: In a quarter cloth binding with pictorial paper covered boards. Externally, sound with wear to extremities, slight tidemarks to front board, marks to rear board and slight straining to hinges. Internally, generally firmly bound ut with closed tears to to tail of the gutter of a few pages. One plate is missing. Generally bright with occasional spots and marks. Overall: GOOD ONLY.

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        One Hundred Years

      Edinburgh - W. & A. K. Johnston, 1925. Edinburgh - W. & A. K. Johnston, 1925 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. %0D%0AA scarce and concise edition of the story of Alexander Keith Johnston, the Scottish geographer and his brother Sir William Johnston, Lord Provost of Edinburgh. Illustrated frontispiece portrait of A. K. Johnston and tipped in plate of the Edina Works in Edinburgh. Also contains fold out maps of Africa from the National Atlas 1855. The brothers went into business and created the still well-known cartographical firm or W. and A. K. Johnston. %0D%0ACondition: %0D%0AIn a cloth binding with paper covered boards. Externally, smart with just marks to front and rear boards and foxing to title plateon front board. Bumping to corners. Internally, firmly bound with pages bright and clean. Overall: VERY GOOD. %0D%0A.

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      Imp. Antonio Lopez - Barcelona. 1925. s/p. 46,5x29. Gran atlas del Excepcional Dibuixant Opisso. Conté 64 dibuixos la majoria a tota página. Ref 8.1 Biblioteca A. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Dark Laughter

      New York: Boni & Liverlight, 1925. New York: Boni & Liverlight,, 1925. Octavo. Original black cloth, titles to spine and front board in yellow, decoration to spine in blind, pictorial endpapers. With the pictorial dust jacket. Housed in a black cloth slipcase with matching chemise. Contemporary bookplate to front pastedown, leather book label to front free endpaper verso. Spine gently rolled, rear hinge starting, half-title partially tanned. An excellent copy in a lightly rubbed jacket with some minor chipping and one short closed tear. First trade edition, first printing. Dedication copy inscribed by the author to Jane W. Prall, the mother of his third wife, Elizabeth Prall, on the half-title, "To Jane W Prall, With Love, Sherwood Anderson".

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        Verdi. Roman der Oper.

      Berlin Wien, Zsolnay Verlag, 1925.. Erstauflage, EA 570 S. 8°, Pappband mit Leinenrücken. Goldprägung, von Franz Werfel signiert, Einband etwas berieben, sonst guter Zustand

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        Set of 4 Novels: A Royal Prisoner, Messengers of Evil, Slippery as Sin and The Exploits of Juve

      London: Stanley Paul & Co 1925 - VG Set of 4 Uniform 4th & 5th edition novels. All are bright tight copies with no inscriptions.

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        Wiener Salonblatt. Internationale Gesellschaftsrevue. Konvolut von gebundenen Jahrgängen 1925 ohne dem Heft 10 / 1926 / 1927 / 1928 / 1929 ohne den Heften 11 und 20 /1930 ohne dem Heft 20 / 1931 ohne dem Heft 17 / 1932 ohne den Heften 4,5, 20 und 21 / 1933 ohne den Heften 18,19, 22 und 23, /1934 ohne den Heften 1-3, 5-8, 11, 13, 17, 20 / 1935 ohne den Heften 11, 14, 16-21, / 1936 ohne den Heften 8,19, 26? / 1937 ohne den Heften 9, 10,19 und 20 / 1938 ohne den Heften 9, 11, und 14

      Wien Engel Verlag 1925-1938. gebunden in 14 Pappbänden mit Lederrückenschildchen; 4°, Zustand: nette Aufbindung nach 1945; Text stellenweise etwas fleckig, insg. aber gutes Exemplar. Das Wiener Salonblatt erschien von 1870- bis 21. August 1938. Das Journal der Belange des österreichischen Adels der Ersten und Zweiten Gesellschaft ist eine Fundgrube an Standesnachrichten, bietet eine Fülle an Bildmaterial.

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        Knave Of Hearts (The)

      NY: Scribners, 1925. NY: Scribners, 1925. 1st Edition. Black Cloth. Vg. Large 4to. (Maxfield Parrish). This is the original hardbound edition in vg condition. some scratches to the cover picture. occassional light spotting and finger soiling. bookplate

      [Bookseller: Laguna Book Auctions]
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        Peter Quack. - Ein lustiges Bilderbuch.

      Berlin-Grunewald, Peatalozzi-Verlags-Anstalt, o.J. [1925].. 1. Aufl. mit reichem Bildschmuck und 8 ganzseitigen farb. Tafeln von Louis MOE. farb. ill. OHLn., 18 nn. S., Gr.8° quer.. * 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 ++

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        Tango Argentino.

      Berlin, Eigenbrödler Vlg., o. J. [ca. 1925].. 32 S., 2 Bll. Mit 10 sign. ORadierungen von Ernst Oppler auf Tafeln. 4°, Grüner OLederbd. mit Rücken- und Deckelvergoldung sowie Kopfgoldschn. nach Entwurf von Ernst Nicolas. Nr. 17 von 100 Ex. der Vorzugsausgabe (GA 550), Druckvermerk von Autor und Künstler sign. Jede Radierung mit der Hand von der unverstählten Platte abgezogen und eh. sign. Druck der Offizin Otto von Holten, Berlin.

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        Tango Argentino. Berlin, Eigenbrödler, um 1925. 32 S., 2 Bll. Mit 10 signierten Orig.-Radierungen von Ernst Oppler . 4°. Goldgepr. grüner OLdr. mit KGoldschnitt (Rücken ausgeblichen).

      1925. . Lang, Impressionismus 146.- Eines von 100 (GA 550) nummerierten Exemplaren der Vorzugsausgabe mit den signierten Radierungen, Druckvermerk von Verfasser und Künstler signiert.- Druck in der Offizin Otto von Holten, Berlin.-

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        La Sculpture Decorative Moderne (3 vols., complete)

      Charles Moreau, 1925. Charles Moreau. Good. 1925. B003JJVB2U Good. (Binding: Hardcover, Jacket: No Jacket) Portfolios with linen ties, 42 cm, 3 vols, with 32 black & white plates each. Illustrates the style of work of Bourdelle, Guenot, Lalique, Blondat, Seguin, etc. Good copies. Portfolios in Good condition. . B003JJVB2U .

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        Jeder nach seiner Art. Komödie in zwei oder drei Akten mit Zwischenspielen.

      Berlin, Alf Häger Verlag, 1925.. Deutsche Erstauflage, EA 160 S. 8°, Pappband mit Leinenrücken. von Luigi Pirandello datiert und signiert, Kanten etwas berieben, sonst guter Zustand

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        Die Feuerprobe. Roman. Radierungen von Ludwig Meidner. Berlin, Die Schmiede 1925. gr.-4°, 114 (2) S. mit 5 ganzseitigen Orig.-Radierungen von Ludwig Meidner, OPp. m. vergoldeter Deckelvignette.

      . . Erste Ausgabe.- Raabe/Hannich-Bode 328.12; Lang, Express. Buchillustration 235.- Eines von 575 (gesamt 676) numerierten Exemplaren der Ausgabe C als Erster Druck der Officina Fabri.- Die Radierungen wurden auf der Handpresse von van Hoboken, Berlin auf kräftigerem Velin abgezogen.- Einband etwas stockfleckig und an den Kanten geblichen und leicht bestoßen, Schnitt und eine Radierung etwas stockfleckig. ***Für unsere Schweizer Kunden: Konto in der Schweiz vorhanden***

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        Le Roman de Tristan et Iseut

      Paris - L'Edition D'Art, 1925. Paris - L'Edition D'Art, 1925 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A popular retelling of the influential romantic tragedy of Tristan and Iseut. In French. Joseph Bedier (1 January 1864 29 August 1938) was a French writer and scholar and historian of medieval France. Bedier revived interest in several important old French texts. With original decorative paper wraps bound in. Condition: In a decoratively blind-stamped roan binding. Externally, sound with slight bumping to corners and one small tear to leather at foredge of front board. Internally firmly bound, though pages are unevenly trimmed in places. Bright and clean. Overall: VERY GOOD.

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        The Long Barrows of the Cotswolds

      Gloucester - John Bellows, 1925. Gloucester - John Bellows, 1925 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A fascinating work examining the remains of ancient settlings in the Costwold hills. First Edition. 'A descritpion of long barrows, stone circles and other Megalithic remains in the area covered by sheet 8 of the quarter-inch odnance suvey comprising the Cotswolds and the Welsh marshes'. With a frontispiece and numerous further black and whitephotographic plates. Including two folding maps and one large ordnance survey map in a pouch to the rear. With demonstrative diagrams in the text throughout. Osbert Guy Stanhope Crawford (18861957), was an English archaeologist and a pioneer in the use of aerial photographs for deepening archaeological understanding of the landscape. In 1914 he excavated (with E. A. Hooton) an unchambered long barrow on Wexcombe Down, and was digging when the First World War broke out. He enlisted in the London Scottish, went to France in November 1914, and transferred in 1915 to the survey division of the Third Army, serving as a photographer. In 1917 he joined the Royal Flying Corps as an observer and was shot down and captured in February 1918. He was a prisoner of war at Holzminden, from which, as at Marlborough, he tried to escape, though he later claimed to have been happier at the former than the latter. After the war a period of uncertainty and odd jobs followed, which ended in October 1920 when Sir Charles (Arden-) Close appointed Crawford the first holder of the post of archaeology officer in the Ordnance Survey. It was a role for which he was pre-eminently suited, and which he held until his retirement in 1946. His job was to revise and compile the Ordnance Survey maps from the point of view of archaeological information; but in addition to this work on the standard topographical maps he started a special survey of megalithic monuments, and initiated a series of period maps beginning with the Map of Roman Britain (1924). His megalithic surveys led him to write The Long Barrows of the Cotswolds (1925). Crawford was particularly anxious to interest others in the remote past and archaeological remains of humankind, and to relate these studies to the whole general study of human existence. In 1927 he founded Antiquity: A Quarterly Review of Archaeology which he edited for thirty years until his death. It was, and remained, the only independent archaeological journal in the world. In Antiquity he was able to publish many aerial photographs, articles on archaeology from all parts of the world, and examples of modern folk culture and the culture of modern primitive peoples to illumine the mute documents of the past. DNBCondition: In a cloth binding. Externally very good, just a little shelfwear. Internally, firmly bound. Lovely and bright, particularly the plates,and generally clean with a few scattered spots. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED..

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        The Marriage of Loti (Rarahu)

      ated from Copac) - London - T. Werner Laurie, 1925. ated from Copac) - London - T. Werner Laurie, 1925 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A lovely copy of an English edition of Pierre Loti's autobiographical novel. Translated by Clara Bell. With a colour frontispiece and two further colour plates, collated complete, from paintings by Norman H. Hardy. In aCosway style dustwrapper, with raised colour illustration vignette. Pierre Loti (pseudonym of Julien Viaud; 14 January 1850 10 June 1923) was a French novelist and naval officer. Le Mariage de Loti (1880; French: The Marriage of Loti; also known as Rarahu or Tahiti) is an autobiographical novel. It was Loti's second novel but the first to win him great fame and a wide following. It describes Loti's romantic liaison with an exotic Tahitian girl named Rarahu. Condition: In a cloth binding with original unclipped dustwrapper with protective Brodart wrap. Externally, dustwrapper is generally bright and sound, with slight chipping and a little damp staining. Book is smart, just a little shelfwear. Internally, firmly bound. Lovely and bright and clean aside from a few spots to the textblock edge. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED with a VERY GOOD INDEED dustwrapper..

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        An American Tragedy

      New York - Boni and Liveright, 1925. New York - Boni and Liveright, 1925 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A first edition of Dreiser's brilliant 1920s novel. Interesting photographic bookplate of Kathryn and Burton Ebert, Pem-Ha-Ka-Mik to front pastedown. Blindstamped symbols to front free-endpaper and half-title. Volume I only of two volumes. Theodore Herman Albert Dreiser (August 27, 1871 December 28, 1945) was an American novelist and journalist of the naturalist school. His novels often featured main characters who succeeded at their objectives despite a lack of a firm moral code, and literary situations that more closely resemble studies of nature than tales of choice and agency. His first commercial success was An American Tragedy, published in 1925. Already in 1892, when Dreiser began work as a newspaperman he had begun to observe a certain type of crime in the United States that proved very common. It seemed to spring from the fact that almost every young person was possessed of an ingrown ambition to be somebody financially and socially. Fortune hunting became a disease with the frequent result of a peculiarly American kind of crime, a form of murder for money, when the young ambitious lover of some poorer girl found a more attractive girl with money or position but could not get rid of the first girl, usually because of pregnancy. Dreiser claimed to have collected such stories every year between 1895 and 1935. The 1906 murder of Grace Brown by Chester Gillette eventually became the basis for An American Tragedy. Condition: In a cloth binding. Externally sound, some shelfwear. Front hinge is strained. Internally, firmly bound. Bright and clean. Overall: GOOD.

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        Lohse, Carl. - "Schnitter bei der Heumahd".

      . Gouache, auf Japanpapier, um 1925. Von Carl Lohse. 27,0 x 36,0 cm (Darstellung / Blatt). Mit Zertifikat. - Blattrand etwas brüchig und mit kleinen Fehlstellen und Einrissen. Zur Stabilisierung auf feines Japanpapier aufgezogen. Insgesamt mäßig guter Erhaltungszustand bei schöner Farbwirkung. Carl Lohse (1895 Hamburg -1965 Bischofswerda). Deutscher Maler und Zeichner, bedeutender Vertreter des Dresdner Expressionismus. 1909/10 Besuch der Staatlichen Kunstgewerbeschule in Hamburg. 1910-12 Künstlerische Ausbildung an der Malschule von Arthur Siebelist in Hamburg-Uhlenhorst durch Förderung von Alfred Lichtwark. 1912/13 Studium an der Weimarer Akademie. Freundschaft mit Otto Pankok..

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        Quentin Durward

      nbsp;London - Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press, 1925. nbsp;London - Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press, 1925 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A bright, clean one volume edition of Quentin Durward by Sir Walter Scott. Bound in half leather with gilt lettering. Complete in one volume. With an armorial binding from Welsh School, Ashford. Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet, 1771 1832, was a prolific Scottish historical novelist and poet popular throughout Europe during his time and is considered by some as responsible for inventing the modern historical novel. Quentin Durward concerns a Scottish archer in the service of the French King Louis XI. This romantic novel displays life as a Scottish mercenary under Louis XI of France. It follows a young Scot who fled his homeland, and searching for meaning in life, finds it at the court of Louis XI. The novel is backed by much historical fact and gives very accurate portrayals of historical figures such as the Duke of Burgundy and Cardinal Balue. Condition: The binding is tight and firm. There is slight wear to the extremities, including slight bumping and discolouration. Internally the pages are clean and bright. There is an institutional prize nameplateon thefront pastedown. Overall the condition is very good..

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        A Textbook of the Practice of Medicine

      London - Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press, 1925. London - Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press, 1925 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A scarce fifth impression of this referential medical work. Written by a variety of authors, physicians and surgeons. Edited by Senior Physician to the Royal Northern Hospital, and Physician to the National Hospital for diseases, Frederick Prince. Condition: In original cloth binding with gilt lettering to the spine. Externally, generally smart, with very light shelfwear to the spine. Internally, firmly bound and bright. Generally clean, with ink stamp to index, and tape repairs to page 351. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED..

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        Kaloprosopies. 9 planches et une vignette de couverture gravees sur bois de M-L Baugniet.

      Bruxelles, editions de la Vache Rose, 1925.. 34,5 X 25,5 cm (15,5 x 23 cm.), en ff. Portfolio de 10 bois (9 planches + 1 vignette) sur papier Hollande, signe et numerote par l'auteur. Sous chemise rose d'edit. portant la justification et la signature de l'artiste.. Tres rare edition originale, tirage limite a 100 ex.- Eleve de Jean Delville, Marcel-Louis Baugniet (1896-1995) est un peintre, graveur, createur de decors et de costumes de theatre belge, egalement philosophe et essayiste. Il utilise les formes geometriques d'inspiration constructiviste apres avoir decouvert Kupka. En 1923, il epouse la danseuse, peintre, ecrivain et sculpteur, Marguerite Acarin, dite Akarova (1904-1999), qui a anime la vie culturelle belge pendant pres de trois decennies, a ete l'amie des poetes Maurice Careme et Charles Plisnier, et a defendu avec acharnement la musique contemporaine : Stravinsky, Darius Milhaud, Poulenc. Akarova a inspire a Baugniet l'album de bois graves 'Kaloprosopies' (1925) et l'artiste a cree pour elle des costumes et des decors de scene. L'univers de Baugniet est a cette epoque peuple de sportifs, de marins et de danseuses futuristes aux mouvements scandes ; l'artiste poursuit parallelement une abstraction tendant vers une geometrie ideale et dont le rythme colore a une musicalite qui evoque parfois Paul Klee. Fortement implique sur la scene artistique belge, Baugniet rejoint le groupe " 7 Arts ", fonde par Pierre Flouquet, les freres Bourgeois, Servranckx et Karel Maes, et il en redige le manifeste. Ce premier mouvement de l'art construit s'essouffle en Belgique au debut des annees trente et Baugniet entame une longue traversee du desert. Il continue de peindre mais sans exposer, experimente de nouvelles techniques, inspirees par Max Ernst. Tres marque par le Bauhaus, il se tourne vers l'architecture d'interieur, la creation de meubles et le design, participant a l'Exposition Universelle de Paris en 1937 et a celle de Bruxelles en 1958. La redecouverte de son travail pictural a lieu en 1977, grace a l'exposition " M-L Baugniet, 50 ans de Constructivisme ", presentee a La Galerie Jongen. Les expositions se succedent en Belgique et a l'etranger, et l'artiste se remet avec enthousiasme a la peinture, dans un style proche de ses tableaux des annees 20 mais au chromatisme plus maitrise. La Vache Rose est une petite maison d'edition fondee par le peintre Jean Emile Van Gindertael (1906-1993). Plus connu sous le nom de Jean Milo, il se disait influence par l'oeuvre d'Edgard Tytgat et edita de petits tresors de bibliophilie a la fin des annees 1920. . Emballages soignes, expedition rapide. Photographies originales du livre visibles sur librairie-solstices .

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        The Expedition of Humphry Clinker

      sp;- Oxford - Basil Blackwell, Publisher to the Shakespeare Head Press, Stratford-Upon Avon, 1925. sp;- Oxford - Basil Blackwell, Publisher to the Shakespeare Head Press, Stratford-Upon Avon, 1925 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. The Expedition of Humphry Clinker was the last of the picaresque novels of Tobias Smollett, and is considered by many to be his best and funniest work. This editionwas limited to seven hundred and eighty copies printed at the Shakespeare Head Press, Stratford-Upon-Avon of which seven hundred and fifty were for sale. In two volumes complete, with notes to both volumes to rear of volume two. First published in London on 17 June 1771, The Expedition of Humphry Clinker is an epistolary novel, presented in the form of letters written by six different characters: Matthew Bramble, a Welsh Squire; his sister Tabitha; their niece and nephew, Jery and Lydia Melford; Tabitha's maid Winifred Jenkins; and Lydia's suitor, Wilson. Tobias George Smollett (1721 - 1771) was a Scottish poet and author. He was best known for his picaresque novels, such as The Adventures of Roderick Random (1748) and The Adventures of Peregrine Pickle (1751), which influenced later novelists such as Charles Dickens. Condition: Incloth bindings. Externally, smart but with slight wear to extremities the odd markto boards. Three hinges strained. Internally, firmly bound. Bright and generally clean throughout but with spotting and handling marksto text block edges and slight foxing to endpapers. Overall: VERY GOOD.

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        Der Prozess

      Berlin: Verlag Die Schmiede, 1925. Berlin: Verlag Die Schmiede. 1925. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition, 1925. Hardcover with paper labels on the front cover and the spine, 411 pp., clean unmarked text, Very Good copy, soiling or discoloration to some pages and to the page-edges, rubbing and wear to the edges of the book's covers, there has been some expert repair at the spine where there was significant rubbing, no dust jacket. Book is housed in removable mylar. Text in German. Rare hardcover first edition of one of the greatest modern novels, published the year after the author's death. NICE!

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        De civitate dei libri XXII.

      München, Bremer Presse, 1925.. Folio (5 x 24,5 cm), grüner Ganzmaroquinband. 2 Bll., XXXII nn. Bll., 608 SS., 24 nn. Bll... Eines von 385 numer. Exemplaren auf handgeschöpftem Zanders-Bütten. Gesetzt aus der 12pt Antiqua, die griechischen Zitate aus der neuen 12pt Griechisch. Den Titel und die 22 Initialen zeichnete Anna Simons. Handgebundener geglätteter Ganzmaroquinband (Franzband) auf 5 Bünden mit Filetenvergoldung, Stehkantenvergoldung, 4facher Innendeckelfilete sowie vergold. RTitel. Rundum-goldschnitt. Oberflächliche Kratzspuren auf den Deckeln (V.deckel kaum kaum betroffen) und gering fleckig. Innen makellos. Schönes Exemplar. "Einer der schönsten Drucke der [Bremer] Presse, der selbst den Vergleich mit einer Inkunabel nicht zu scheuen braucht" (Eyssen). Eyssen 4f (Abb.), 86Lehnacker 17. Rodenberg 485.

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