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      Editorial Proa,, Buenos Aires 1925 - 13x17.8. 160pp. 2h. Huellas de óxido, sobre todo en las primeras y últimas hojas, pero buen ejemplar. Dedicatoria autógrafa "a Homero Guglielmini, creyente en la literatura para que dude de ella - muy cordialmente Jorge Luis Borges" en la pequeña y cuidada letra que empleaba el joven Borges. Guglielmini fue literato argentino y director de la revista Inicial entre 1923 y 1926. Tirada de 505 ejemplares. Esta colección de ensayos es el segundo libro de Borges, y no permitió que se reeditara durante su vida. Muy raro. Tela con tejuelo, conserva las cubiertas originales en cartulina azul. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Carmen Alonso Libros]
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        Transrational Language (Заумный язык )

      Moscow: All-Russian Union of Poets, 1925 Duodecimo, 60 pp. Excellent condition in original wrappers bearing woodcut design by Valentina Kulagina-Klutsis. Wrappers intact if a little dull, contents very fine. The pamphlet is a study by Kruchenykh of contemporary writers, including Isaac Babel and Lydia Seifullina. Small owner's signature on cover and title-page. Extremely rare in such fine condition.

      [Bookseller: David Conway]
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        Karl Rössing. Eine Bibliographie des druckgraphischen Werkes bis 1950 für Bücher Zeitschriften und Kataloge. Mit einer Einführung von Roswitha Mair. Ausgabe A Vorzugsausgabe.

      mit einem Frontispiz (Selbstbildnis 1925) und sehr zahl. SW-Abb. sowie 26 lose beiliegenden Original-Holzstichen / Nr. 8 von 20 Exemplaren der Ausgabe A / Gesamtauflage 440 Zustand: druckfrisch / Unterkante Kassette und Deckel etw. verzogen ___Dieser Titel wird nicht per Versand verkauft sondern nur gegen Barzahlung in unseren Geschaeftsraeumen. Der Eintrag in unserer Datenbank dient lediglich der Information des interessierten Kunden. Bei Interesse sprechen Sie uns bitte an. Vielen Dank fuer Ihre Aufmerksamkeit!___

      [Bookseller: Trigon - Versand-Antiquariat & Tee-Versa]
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        The Lost Oases, Being a Narrative Account of the Author's Exploration into the More Remote Parts of the Libyan Desert and his Rediscovery of Two Lost Oases

      The Century Company, New York & London - (1925). First edition. Map of the Libyan desert and 90 b/w illustrations from photographs. Large thick 8vo color pictorial cloth stamped in yellow and black. Name on fly, else a fine copy in a very good dust jacket which has three light chips at the upper spine and with the spine somewhat sunned. Rare in the dust jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: The Literary Lion, ABAA]
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        In Our Time

      New York: Boni & Liveright, Inc, 1925. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First American edition, first printing, preceded by a much shorter Paris edition, just 32 pages in length, published one year prior. Publisher's black cloth binding, stamped in gilt to upper board and spine. Near Fine. Light lean to spine. Spine cloth lightly faded and gilt on spine faded as well, though gilt on front cover is reasonably bright, with only slight dulling. Small Brentano's bookseller ticket to rear paste down. A very handsome and bright copy.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        L’illusion héroïque de Tito Bassi. Gravures de Charles Martin, Paris, La Roseraie, (1925).

      1925 - In-4º menor.- (2 h.) 167 p.- Ilustrado con 16 láminas en color grabadas al aguafuerte (incluyendo la ornamentación de la portada) por Charles MARTIN.- Uno de los 200 ejemplares (nº 196) en papel “vélin de Rives”.- Encuadernación en medio marroquí con punteras, subrayado por filetes dorados ; lomo de cinco nervios, ricamente ornamentado con mosaicos de marroquí rojo y verde, hierros, filetes y puntillados dorados; canto superior dorado; cubierta y lomo originales conservados, estuche (Trinckvel). CARTERET, IV, 334. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Victor Aizenman (SLAM / ILAB)]
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        NORTH AMERICAN WILD FLOWERS

      Washington: Smithsonian Institution, 1925. First Edition Limited. Hardcover. Near Fine. Limited edition, 5 volumes, limited to 500 copies. Original, navy blue morocco backed, linen-covered boxes, metal Smithsonian medal front cover, cloth ties. Each portfolio contains 80 loose lithographs of floral specimens with descriptive text. Volume 1 w/ string-tied booklet w/ forward signed by Wolcott and list of subscribers. Mixed set: Volume 1 #149, Vol 2 #436, Vol 3 #480, Vol 4 #224 and Vol 5 # 229. Vols 2-5 in perfect, unused condition, still in individual publishers boxes. Vol 1 - leather spine moderately worn/soiled, covers moderately soiled/darkened, top lid of box some loss, but all plates in near fine condition. Original subscribers include names like Du Pont, Rockefeller, et al. Original prospectus ("the sum of $500') and subscription form laid into Vol 1. This is the original set of 5 volumes as conceived and subscribed to and does not include Walcott's Pitcherplants, published a decade later.

      [Bookseller: Johnnycake Books ABAA, ILAB]
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        L’homme aux quarante écus. (Dessins de Joseph Hémard), Paris, René Kieffer, 1925.

      1925 - In-4° menor.- 147 p.- Numerosas ilustraciones y culs-de-lamp coloreados al “pochoir” de Joseph HEMARD.- Encuadernación en medio marroquí con punteras, subrayado por filetes dorados; lomo de cuatro nervios ricamente ornamentado con recuadros de filetes y hierros dorados de motivos florales y vegetales y mosaicos de marroquí en dos colores; canto superior dorado (Trinckvel).- Uno de los 50 ejemplares en papel Japón (n° 18), con una acuarela original del ilustrador y una “suite” de las ilustraciones en negro, sobre “pelure” de Japón. CARTERET, IV 406. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Victor Aizenman (SLAM / ILAB)]
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        The Goose Woman and Other Stories

      Harper & Brothers, New York 1925 - First edition. Finish of the binding is a bit worn, a near very good copy in a near very good, price-clipped dustwrapper with publisher's printed label affixed to the front panel stating: "'The Michigan Kid' Rex Beach's Best Known Story is included in this volume," with several internally repaired, modest tears at the extremities. "The Michigan Kid" was filmed twice -- in 1928 directed by Irvin Willat, and featuring Renee Adoree, Fred Esmelton, Virginia Grey, and Conrad Nagel in the title role; and again in 1947 directed by Ray Taylor, and featuring Jon Hall in the title role, along with Rita Johnson, Victor McLaglen, and Andy Devine. Additionally, the title story, *The Goose Woman* was also filmed twice: once in 1925 directed by Clarence Brown with Louise Dresser, Jack Pickford, and Constance Bennett; and again in 1933 as *The Past of Mary Holmes* with Helen MacKellar, Eric Linden, and Jean Arthur. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Land Book of the Borough of Manhattan City of New York, Desk and Library Edition

      G. W. Bromley & Co., 1925, Hardcover, Book Condition: Fair Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition. Size: 4to, oblong. Text contains minor marks/notes in pencil. Previous owner's name in pencil on front paste down. Black cloth over boards, includes 191 highly detailed maps of Manhattan broken down into sections, shows streets, railroads, parks, buildings in incredible detail. It even indicates whether the buildings are brick or iron etc. Useful indexes and keys help read maps. Binding loose, hinges and text block cracked, some plates are loose but all are present, Covers worn, especially at spine ends and corners, staining on cloth, colors on plates faded, tears on some plates, a few repairs have been made, some toning and staining, notes/marks in pencil on several plates. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 15 lbs 15 oz. Category: Geography & Maps; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 012370.

      [Bookseller: Dennis Holzman Antiques]
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        Falbalas and Franfreluches

      Paris: Meynial, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925. A complete set of five volumes. A perfect set. Original glassine illustrated pochoir covers, recent black cloth clamshell box with paper label to spine, each volume with a coloured pochoir decorative title page and twelve coloured pochoir plates (loose as issued). All five volumes are in fine condition. An excellent set.

      [Bookseller: Rare Illustrated Books]
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        Stances a la Nuit.

      - [Brussel, E. du Perron, ca. 1925]. Geniet. (20) p. Gedrukt [door Breuer te Brussel] in een oplage van 30 door de uitgever genummerde exemplaren. Binnenwerk roestvlekkig. Bibliografische aantekening op binnenzijde omslag. Met los notitievelletje, beschreven door Gerrit Komrij: 'ex libris G. Legman/ (aantekening in zijn/ handschrift)'.* Vroege (mogelijk: de allereerste) en zeldzaamste privé-uitgave van E. du Perron. De Franse dichter Jules Choux (18??-1874) schreef behalve erotische poëzie ook een belangrijk naslagwerk over (het gebruik) van erotische en pornografische woorden. Batten/ Stols 74. Storm 1.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat Fokas Holthuis ILAB]
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        The Birth Of Christ from the Gospel according to Saint Luke

      Golden Cockerel Press, Waltham Saint Lawrence 1925 - 43 pages. 22 x 15 cm. Presentation copy "Mabel Gill from her husband Evan R. Gill, April 29th 1926," in black and red ink. Limited edition, copy 188 of 370, printed in red and black on Batchelor hand-made paper in Caslon O.F. The text taken from Barker's quarto edition of the Authoriized Version of 1612. Wood engravings by Noel Roarke, who made a major contribution to the revival of British wood engraving in the twentieth century. Rooke was employed by William Lethaby, his first class of seven students included Rooke, Eric Gill, Graily Hewitt, T.J. Cobden Sanderson. CHANTICLEER 32. Laid-in an extract from the London Mercury by B.H.Newdigate, and hinged at back cover obituary of Noel Rooke, The Times of London, October 7, 1953. Bookplate of Richard D. Friedlander. Orig. quarter brown morocco spine, blue boards, backstrip lettered in gilt. Fine [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Royoung Bookseller, Inc. ABAA]
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        TAMAHIRO GASHU^

      , 1925. 1925. [DESIGN] Shimomura TAMAHIRO. TAMAHIRO GASHU. Kyoto & Tokyo: Unsodo, Taisho 14 [1925]. Single sheets cord-bound into illustrated boards with a printed paper title label. 36.2 X 25.3 cm. There are 16 pages of color woodblock printed designs and 30 pages of b+w collotypes. One of the hybrid design books that Unsodo created in the 20s and 30s. Very clean and bright in the original publisher's slipcase. A very unusual and late effort by Tamahiro [1878-1926], an important Unsodo designer who began his work for them at the turn of the century. Even more unusual in such lovely original condition. Complete.

      [Bookseller: Boston Book Company ]
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        Mesicník pro stavební umení (= Der Bau. Monatsschrift für Baukunst). III. Jahrg., Heft 1 - 12 (Juli 1924 - Juni 1925).

      Originalausgabe. - Kompletter Jahrgang der bedeutenden Zeitschrift des tschechischen Konstruktivismus mit vorgeb. Jahresinhaltsverzeichnis. - Die Reihe befasst sich mit den europäischen Strömungen funktioneller Architektur und Gestaltung, so ist Heft II der ?De Stijl?-Gruppe gewidmet. Teige konnte zahlreiche bedeutende Vertreter für Textbeiträge gewinnen, darunter u.a. Le Corbusier, Theo van Doesburg, Walter Gropius, Ludwig Hilberseimer, Georg Muche, Mies van der Rohe. - Insgesamt ordentlicher Zustand. - Heller 112f.

      [Bookseller: Rotes Antiquariat]
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        La Cuisine Berrichonne, suivi de Chansons a Boire, Ornaments de Emile Popineau

      Paris: Chez Helleu et Sergent, 1925. Small octavo, 108 + 2 pages. First edition of this simple and lovely book devoted to the cuisine of Berry. The recipe list is not long, but includes 'boeuf au cornichons,' 'veau en etuvee,' 'rognons de moutons a la mode de Bourges,' and 'truffiat ou galette aux pommes de terre'. With a section on the wines of the region, and a collection of local drinking songs. Charmingly illustrated with woodcuts by the regional sculptor Emile Popineau. A fine copy, bound in one-quarter red morocco, with marbled paper-covered boards, gilt-titled spine. Original wrappers bound in. With a bookplate indicating this is from the library of Carl Sontheimer, founder of Cuisinart. Scarce. [OCLC locates five copies; Bitting, page 273; not in Cagle].

      [Bookseller: Rabelais - Fine Books on Food & Drink]
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        An American Tragedy

      Boni and Liveright 1925 - Two volumes. First edition, first printing. Publisher's black cloth binding, stamped in gilt, in dust jackets and publisher's slip case. Cloth with light stains, edge of page block a bit dust soiled. Dust jackets are lightly edge worn, toned at the spine and with a faint evidence of erased pencil mark to each, in a poor slip case, which is heavily worn, split at two seams and amateurishly repaired elsewhere. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        An American Tragedy ( Two Volume Set )

      Boni And Liveright, 1925. Hardcover. Good. Not Ex-Library Copy.. Hardcover Edition With Dustjacket..Nice Copy. Text Unmarked..Binding Is Solid..Not Ex-Library Copy..Not A Bookclub Edition...No Remainder Mark...D.J.Not Clipped.. First Edition, First Printing..Bookplates Inside Front Covers..One Dustjacket Is In Good Condition And The Other Dustjacket Is Fair With 1/4 Spine Missing..Slipcase Is In Poor Condition With Top Missing..Volumes One And Two Both Present..First Edition, First Printing...

      [Bookseller: Thomas Savage, Bookseller]
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        The Great Gatsby

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1925. 8vo. Original green cloth, titled-in blind on front, gilt-lettered on spine; quarter morocco slipcase. A fine copy of the first edition. Bruccoli A11.1a. A very fresh and bright copy, the spine gilt crisp.

      [Bookseller: Riverrun Books & Manuscripts]
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        Contact Collection of Contemporary Writers (Barnes, Bryher, Butts, Douglas, Ellis, Ford, Gould, Hemingway, Hartley, D.D., Herrman, Joyce, Loy, McAlmon, Pound, Richardson, Sinclair, Sitwell, Stein, Williams)

      Contact Editions. PAPERBACK. gray wrappers with black lettering with all flaps intact over buff wraps 338 pp spine soiled, worn and cocked with title still visible title page uncut writing in ink top left corner of front wrapper small stain above right Barnes' name . . Very Good. 1925.

      [Bookseller: San Francisco Book Company]
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        The Deerslayer, or The First War-Path

      - New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1925. First edition thus. 8vo. Illustrated by N.C. Wyeth. Previous owner's name on verso of front free endpaper. Dust-jacket wanting. One spot on front cover where a small area of paper has torn off of the cover design--otherwise a sharp copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Darren Winston, Bookseller, IOBA, SNEAB]
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        XILOGRAFIA. Pubblicazione mensile di xilografie originali. Annata completa 1924 + Annata completa 1925.

      - Complessivamente 24 fascicoli in 4to grande (cm. 32). Ogni fascicolo contiene 10 xilografie originali di Francesco Nonni, Alfredo Morini, Benito Boccolari, Mario Vellani Marchi, Antonello Moroni, Guido Marussig, Bruno da Osimo, Mino Maccari, Ebba Holm, Lorenzo Viani, Adolfo de Carolis, Benvenuto Disertori. Il fascicolo 17 del 1925 è interamente dedicato a LORENZO VIANI con 10 xilografie originali. Il fascicolo n. 23 del 1925 è interamente dedicato a Giulio Ricci con 10 xilografie originali. Ottimo stato di conservazione con tutte le copertine originali. Axs [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: LIBRERIA PAOLO BONGIORNO]
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        NORTH AMERICAN WILD FLOWERS

      Smithsonian Institution, Washington 1925 - Limited edition, 5 volumes, limited to 500 copies. Original, navy blue morocco backed, linen-covered boxes, metal Smithsonian medal front cover, cloth ties. Each portfolio contains 80 loose lithographs of floral specimens with descriptive text. Volume 1 w/ string-tied booklet w/ forward signed by Wolcott and list of subscribers. Mixed set: Volume 1 #149, Vol 2 #436, Vol 3 #480, Vol 4 #224 and Vol 5 # 229. Vols 2-5 in perfect, unused condition, still in individual publishers boxes. Vol 1 - leather spine moderately worn/soiled, covers moderately soiled/darkened, top lid of box some loss, but all plates in near fine condition. Original subscribers include names like Du Pont, Rockefeller, et al. Original prospectus ("the sum of $500') and subscription form laid into Vol 1. This is the original set of 5 volumes as conceived and subscribed to and does not include Walcott's Pitcherplants, published a decade later. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Johnnycake Books ABAA, ILAB]
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        Unusual Autograph Letter Signed, with transcription, to Lady Weigall (The Queen Mother, 1900-2002, Queen of George VI)

      1925 - (Grace Emily, 1876-1950, née Maple, wife of Sir Archibald Weigall, 1874-1952, Governor of South Australia), thanking her "so very much for your note. No, we have not seen 12 Grosvenor Square - doesn't it belong to the Pierpont Morgans . do tell me what you think of it", the position of "Alington House . almost bars it . Lady Pirrie . might not want that house now, & it does look very nice. The Duchess of Rutland is asking a huge sum, & Lord Cholmondeley's house is falling down I believe !! It really is too kind of you to take so much trouble .", 3 sides 8vo. black edged, Curzon House, London, no date, circa White Lodge had been prepared for the young Duke and Duchess of York, but it was cold and too large to maintain on their income, and Richmond Park was inconvenient for their many public engagements. After Curzon House they leased 40 Grosvenor Square, moved to the Duchess's parents' home at 17 Bruton Street, and finally settled in 1926 at 145 Piccadilly.

      [Bookseller: Sophie Dupre ABA ILAB PADA]
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        Storia della città di Roma nel Medio Evo illustrata nei luoghi, nelle persone, nei monumenti... Edizione curata da Ettore Pais

      Sten editrice, 1925. 8vo (cm. ), 8 Voll. con num.me ill.ni n.t. Opera completa. Belle legature coeve in mz. pergamena con fregi e titoli in oro su doppio tassello al ds. Conservate le brossure editoriali. Ottimo esemplare.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Ex Libris s.r.l.]
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        Ex-libris.

      - Bel ex-libris en bleu sur papier japon ¿ type II ¿ (97*73mm) représentant une sirène, symbole de Youki, que Foujita lui avait tatouée sur la cuisse. Elle fit plusieurs tirages de cet ex-libris, de différentes tailles et couleurs et sur différents papiers. Le dessin de cette sirène est typique du travail de Foujita autour des années 1925. On ne connait que deux ex-libris de Foujita : celui de Youki et celui du docteur Morisot. Les deux sont très rares. Très belle estampe, très beau tirage sur japon. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Trois Plumes]
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        DOYLE'S ROCK AND OTHER STORIES

      Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1925.. Octavo, pp. [1-4] 5-7 [8] 9-288, original medium blue cloth, front and spine panels stamped in orange, bottom edge untrimmed. First edition. "The author's first collection of short stories, many of which examine the theme of crossed signals between male and female characters. One of these (the longest story), 'She'll Never Marry,' pursues the theme into the territory of lesbianism, a notably early example, preceding THE WELL OF LONELINESS by three years, and unusual also for its presentation of Una and Evelyn as a happy, satisfied couple who pull the wool over the eyes of clueless males. Of the other thirteen stories, five have supernatural content. 'The Farm' follows a young boy into an isolated farm house where an old blind woman can sense much about his visual appearance. She envies his vitality and, as he is leaving, begs him for his *anima vitae.* He fails to understand this veiled reference but his girlfriend explains that she may have been asking him to breathe into her some of his vitality (thus losing it himself, making the old woman a kind of vampire?) 'The Buckross Ring' is an excellent supernatural tale with an ecclesiastical setting. 'Tea at Maggie Reynold's' presents another cryptical old woman presenting veiled truths to a confused young man. His surname, she explains, marks him as a descendant of a man who had tricked a mermaid into marriage. After listening to this folk tale, he walks away and begins thinking of all the violent water-related deaths of his relatives. 'The Place of Meeting' presents in play form the reconciliation in an afterlife of an ascetic monk and unrepentant heathen. 'Mr. Tookey' explores faith-healing, and throws in a ghost for good measure. All in all, a not inconsiderable collection. " - Robert Eldridge. Bleiler (1978), p. 188. NCBEL IV 744. Spine just a bit darkened, endpapers just a bit darkened, a near fine copy in very good pictorial dust jacket with shallow chipping at upper spine end and upper edge of rear panel, shelf wear at edges, several creases to front panel, and several internal tape mends. (#149811)

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        THE BASELESS FABRIC

      London: William Heinemann Ltd., 1925.. Octavo, pp. [1-8] 1-245 [246-248: blank] [note: first and last leaves are blanks] + 8-page undated publisher's catalogue inserted at rear, original dark green cloth, front panel ruled in blind, spine panel stamped in gold, Heinemann windmill device stamped in blind on rear panel. First edition. The author's only collection of short fiction. Eleven strange stories: madness ("Grey Sand and White Sand"), murder ("The Pledge"), horror, paranormal abilities ("Young Magic"), ghosts ("As Much More Land"), etc. Most of the stories are dark and/or morbid. Simpson, raised in Australia, moved to England right before the outbreak of WWI and served in the WRNS. She was a Renaissance woman, with impressive musical and linguistic abilities in addition to her writing, which addressed multiple subjects and genres. She became a friend and collaborator of another successful Georgian author with an interest in the fantastic, Clemence Dane. Not in Bleiler (1948; 1978), Day or Reginald (1979; 1992). Not in Hubin (1994). Neat owner's signature dated 1931 on front free endpaper. Some light foxing to page edges, but a bright, fine copy in a very good 3/6 reprint jacket advertising Heinemann's "new titles for 1928" on the front flap. A very scarce book. (#152326)

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        The Knave of Hearts

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1925. First Edition. Large 4to. 46 pp. 14 color plates and 9 in-text color vignettes by Maxfield Parrish (including frontispiece with tissue guard). Black cloth with color plate affixed to front cover; color illustrated endpapers by Parrish. From the estate of Agnes Marie Fraser Gump, former wife of Robert Gump who was grandson of the founder of Gumps in San Francisco, with her signature beneath "This is the Book Of" color plate. Minor wear to extremities; light rubbing & scratches to front cover illustration; small white mark to spine; front hinge cracked at half-title page but holding solid; a very good copy. Maxfield Parrish (1870 - 1966) was an American painter and illustrator active in the first half of the 20th century. He is known for his distinctive saturated hues, vibrant colors and idealized neo-classical imagery as demonstrated in this title. The Knave of Hearts was the last of Parrish's books for children and includes some of his most famous and beautiful paintings. The author was married to Max Perkins, perhaps the most famous literary editor of the 20th century.

      [Bookseller: Carpe Diem Fine Books]
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        The Bounty of Sweden

      Cuala Press 1925 - A near fine first edition, one of 400 copies. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Diritto delle Pandette. Note e riferimenti al Diritto Civile Italiano. Iniziate dai professori Carlo Fadda e Paolo Emilio Bensa e continuate da Pietro Bonfante coadiuvato dall'Avv. Prof. Fulvio Maroi. Vol. I - Introduzione. Del diritto in genere. Dei diritti in generale. Il diritto delle cose. Vol. II - Il diritto dei crediti. Vol. III - Diritto di famiglia. Il diritto ereditario. Vol. IV - Note dei professori Carlo Fadda e Paolo Emilio Bensa ai Libri: I - Del diritto in genere; II - Dei diritti in generale. Vol. V - Note dei professori Carlo Fadda e Paolo Emilio Bensa al Libro III - Il diritto delle cose (segue).

      Utet 1925-1926, Torino - (6) + 916; 909; 562; 754; 714 p. 5 voll in-8

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Giulio Cesare]
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        An American Tragedy ( Two Volume Set )

      Boni And Liveright, N Y 1925 - Not Ex-Library Copy. Hardcover Edition With Dustjacket.Nice Copy. Text Unmarked.Binding Is Solid.Not Ex-Library Copy.Not A Bookclub Edition.No Remainder Mark.D.J.Not Clipped. First Edition, First Printing.Bookplates Inside Front Covers.One Dustjacket Is In Good Condition And The Other Dustjacket Is Fair With 1/4 Spine Missing.Slipcase Is In Poor Condition With Top Missing.Volumes One And Two Both Present.First Edition, First Printing. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Thomas Savage, Bookseller]
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        The Great Gatsby

      Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1925 - 218pp. Green publisher's cloth, gilt spine lettering. Corners and spine ends rubbed, spine vertically creased, gilt partially faded but very readable, binding is shaken (no pages detached), library label on front pastedown and slight abrasions on rear endpaper are only ex-library evidence, very faint dampstaining to edges of front endpapers. A portion of the rear panel of the dust jacket has been pasted to the rear pastedown. This is a FIRST ISSUE with all the first issue points. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: The Old Book Shelf]
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        The Great Gatsby + FIRST EDITION LIBRARY Information Card *RARE*

      The First Edition Library's 1953 publication of F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby. The Information card includes details about the book and it's dust jacket:Dustjacket:"Fitzgerald's editor at Scribner's, the legendary Max Perkins, commissioned the jacket art seven months before Fitzgerald finished writing. The author was so taken with the image of the eyes that months after he had first seen it in Perkins' office in New York, he wrote to his editor from Paris saying, "or Christ's sake don't give anyone that jacket, I've written it into the book." It appears as the eyes Dr. T.J. Eckleburg on the fantastic and desolate billboard alongside the railroad track between West Egg and New York. The original painting by artist Francis Cugat hung for many years in the library of the Princeton Club of New York and is now part of the Scribner archive at the Princeton University Library."Target Copy: "The basis for the reproduction of the text is a privately owned first edition; the basis for the dust jacket is Fitzgerald's own copy which he preserved in a scrapbook now kept at Firestone Library, Princeton University."Issue Points: "The first edition of The Great Gatsby is identified by two unique issue points. The first printing of the dust jacket contained a typographical error: the first letter of Jay Gatsby's name on the back panel of the jacket was printed with a lowercase "j". Rather than reprint the entire run Scribners overprinted an uppercase :"J". Both are visible."The second occurs on page 205 of the text. Mr. Meyer Wolfsheim's secretary Stella in scolding the narrator, Nick Carraway, tells him "We're getting sick in tired of it." In all subsequent printings the written version of Stella's colloquialism is printed as "sickantired"."The book and its audience: "Fitzgerald's ambition for Gatsby was high. At its inception he wrote to Perkins, "I want to write something new, something extraordinary and beautiful and simple and intricately patterned." That he succeeded is today universally acknowledged by critics and readers who consistently hail the book as the first (and arguable the greatest) modern American novel. To Fitzgerald's bitter disappointment the book was a commercial failure. It was too new, too mature, too close to home for the Jazz Age audience which had made Fitzgerald's earlier and frothier This Side of Paradise a major bestseller. At the time of his death in 1940 The Great Gatsby was out of print.It was not until the 1950's when popular interest in Fitzgerald was revived by the publication of Arthur Mizener's widely read biography of the author (The Far Side of Paradise) that readers began to find the additional depth in the book and to feel that Jay Gatsby, as the noted critic Lionel Trilling once suggested, "comes inevitable to stand for America itself." "50 c is written in small letters in ink on the back of the cover, and the dustjacket has some edge wear and a small waterspot visible on the cover. A small brown spot also appears on the page edges of the book, but overall this book is in AMAZING shape for a 50+ year copy of F. Scott Fitzgerald's most popular book.This is a very rare edition from the First Edition Library, Thanks for looking

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        Konvolut: Militärwissenschaftliche und technische Mitteilungen / Militärwissenschaftliche Mitteilungen / Organ der Zweigstelle Wien der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Wehrpolitik und Wehrwissenschaften. Jg. 1925 (Jg. LVI) - Jg. 1944 (75. Jg.).

      Wien: Minsterium -1944 1925 - OKart., versch. Farben 8°, je vollst. Jahrgang ca. 900-1200 S., mit Bildern und Beilagen, 150 Hefte, Hefte teils leicht bestoßen, leicht randlädiert, bei einigen Heften Rücken geklebt, am Rand stockfleckig, vereinzelt mit Namensstempel oder Namenszug, einige Hefte mit teils farbigen An- und Unterstreichungen, gebraucht. ----------- Bis 1932 zweimonatliches Erscheinen, dann monatlich. Einige Hefte doppelt vorhanden ---------- FEHLENDE HEFTE: Jul/Aug 1925 / ganzer Jg. 1926 / Heft Jän, Feb, Apr, Aug, Sept, Okt, Nov, Dez 1938 / Feb-Mai, Jul, Sept-Dez 1939 / Jän, Feb, Mai, Sept-Dez 1940 / Jän, Feb, Apr, Mai, Jul, Nov, Dez 1941 / Jg. 1942 / Jän, Apr-Jun, Sept-Nov 1943 / Jän, März-Dez 1944 ---------- FEHLENDE BEILAGEN: 1925: Sept/Okt Beil. XII-XIV / 1928: Heft Luftflotten Tafel III, IV, V / 1929: Jul/Aug Tafel IX, Sept/Okt Tafel XI / 1930: März/Apr Tafel V, VI, VII / Nov/Dez XXVI, XXVII / 1932: März/Apr Tafel III, IV, Mai/Jun Tafel VI, Nov/Dez Tafeln / 1936: Juli Beilage IX, X, Aug 11, 12, 13, Dez. Beil. Serie III / 1937: Jänner Beil. Serie IV / 1931 Heft 2 Beil. III-VI / 1933: Heft 2 Beil. IV-V ----------- als Konvolut [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Im Geschweig der Liebe.

      Berlin, Verlag Der Sturm Berlin W 9, 1925 - 19,3 x 13,4 cm, 59 (5) Seiten, blauer Original-Leinenband mit Titel-Silber-Prägung, Rückentitel, Rücken und die Ränder des Leinenbandes lichtrandig, sonst ein gutes Exemplar der Normalausgabe. Wilpert/Gühring 28. - Raabe Autoren 322, 14. - Handschriftlich auf dem leeren Vorsatzblatt signiert: " Mit bestem Dank / Herwarth Walden". [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        SONGS OF THE SOUL

      Los Angeles: Yogoda and Sat Sanga, 1925. Second Enlarged edition. Cloth bound in near very good condition; Small tear to top of spine; General modest soiling and stating to covers.. Gift inscription signed by Yogananda; 116 pages plus one page of ads.

      [Bookseller: By The Way Books]
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        La musique intérieure

      Grasset, Paris 1925 - Livre De la collection des Cahiers Verts avec double couverture. É.O. 1 des 6 Chine h.c. Belle reliure. 1 vol. in-8° 1/2 maroquin à coins vert, dos à 4 nerfs, tête dorée, doubles couv. et dos cons. Bernasconi rel. ( rel. d?époque ) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Seigneur]
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        Fasching. Mit Originallithographien von Alfred Kubin.

      Berlin, S. Fischer 1925. 4°, (4) 41 (5) S. mit 12 Original-Lithographien (Initiale, 10 ganzseitigen Illustrationen und Schlußvignette), neuer handgefertigter Halblederband mit Lederecken und Marmorpapierbezug. Erste Ausgabe.- Raabe 291; Horodisch 49.- Eines von 450 (gesamt 500) nummerierten und vom Verfasser im Impressum signierten Exemplaren der Vorzugsausgabe, 2 Lithographien von Kubin signiert. Druck von O. von Holten auf handgeschöpftem Papier.- Schönes Exemplar in geschmackvollem Einband. Versand D: 4,50 EUR Illustrierte Bücher, Buchwesen, Bibliophilie

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        Mongolia and Western China

      1st Edition. 401pp. Octavo, bound in beige boards with black lettering and rules to front and spine. All three fold-out maps bright and intact. Some foxing to front and back endpapers and top of text block. Previous Tientsin bookseller's sticker to bottom of back pastedown. With crisp, clean, uncommon typographic brown dust jacket.A classic study on the economic life of China, drawing on material compiled by Russian merchants, industrialists, naturalists and mining engineers.

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        OLD MOTHER GOOSE

      ANDERSON, ANNE. (ANDERSON,ANNE)illus. OLD MOTHER GOOSE. NY: Thomas Nelson & Sons, no date, circa 1925. Large 4to (9 1/2 x 11 1/2"), red cloth, pictorial paste-on, [144]p., minimal wear, near FINE. This is a book of nursery rhymes illustrated by Anderson with pictorial endpapers, many magnificent full page color illustrations plus a profusion of really beautiful line illustrations throughout the text. A great Mother Goose.

      [Bookseller: Aleph-Bet Books, Inc.]
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