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        The Tempest

      William Heinemann Ltd. [and] New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1926 Very good in a very good dust jacket. First Trade Edition, published after the signed limited edition. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. Quarto (9 13/16 x 7 3/16 inches; 249 x 183 mm.). [2, blank] ix, [1], 185, [3, blank] pp. Twenty mounted color plates (including frontispiece) and twenty-five drawings in black and white. Original black cloth over boards. Front cover and spine pictorially stamped and lettered in gilt. Top edge stained yellow. An exceptionally fine copy. In the original cream-colored pictorial dust jacket. Book has rubbing at the corners and spine ends; previous owners bookplate is affixed to the front pastedown; a gift inscription on the half-title page; some faint imprint of previously removed paperclip at top of front pastedown, verso of first front free end paper and on second free end paper. Dust jacket has original price of $5.00 printed on front flap; chipping at the corners, edges, and spine ends; closed tears along hinges to spine; small notations inked on back panel.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.

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        14 Vol.: Not at Night & More NaN; You'll Need a Night Light; Gruesome Cargoes; By Daylight Only; Switch on the Light; At Dead of Night; Grim Death; Keep on the Light; Terror By Night; Nightmare By Daylight; Keep Out; Moonlight Only; Don't Turn Out Light

      England: London, Uk: Selwyn and Blount (for original Series ) / Harrogate, UK (for New Series ), Some with NO DATES but Generally: 1926, 1927, 1928, 1929, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934, 2002, 2003, 2005, 1st Edition, First or Later Printing , 1926. ----------14 volumes, overseas shipping (anything outside of Canada and the USA ) will require additional charges, if this description has been truncated please email for full details, -----CONDITION and edition (when known) for the individual volumes is as follows: NOT AT NIGHT: a solid Very Good copy, a bit of age toning to paper, a bit of foxing to the edges of the text block, the front panel and front flap of the dustjacket are present but really it is not much but best left with the book nonetheless, with a facsimile dustjacket which a former owner has cut chips into to make it look more authentic, 8th printing and states 1928 ---MORE NOT AT NIGHT: a Good to Very Good copy, a bit of age toning to the paper as well as the outer edges of the text block, with a facsimile dustjacket which a former owner has cut chips into to make it look more authentic, dated 1928 and states 6th printing ---YOU?LL NEED A NIGHT LIGHT: a Fair to Good copy, a bit of age toning to paper, a bit of foxing to the edges of the text block, ink name ?Charlesworth? in a couple of spots, front blank endpaper is slightly adhered to the verso of the front board, tear along spine, tear on both sides of the spine at upper spine tip, no dustjacket, 1927 1st edition and 1st printing ---GRUESOME CARGOES: a Good copy with overall wear, binding is a bit loose but still intact, a bit of age toning to paper, a bit of foxing to the edges of the text block, bookplate (for a John Arnold ) on verso of front blank endpaper, with a facsimile dustjacket which a former owner has cut chips into to make it look more authentic , states 1930 and is a 4th printing ---BY DAYLIGHT ONLY: a solid Good copy, some wear and rubbing, binding is a bit loose, tear along the spine, a bit of age toning to paper, a bit of foxing to the edges of the text block, small ink stain on fore edge of text block, with a facsimile dustjacket, 1929 ?2nd printing ---SWITCH ON THE LIGHT: a solid Good copy, light wear, small hole in spine, a bit of tip wear, a bit of age toning to paper, a bit of foxing to the edges of the text block, no dustjacket, no statement of printing or date so likely a 1st edition or certainly an early printing ---AT Dead of NIGHT: a solid Good to Very Good copy, a bit of light wear and rubbing, a bit of age toning to paper, a bit of foxing to the edges of the text block, with a facsimile dustjacket, no date or printing history so likely a 1st edition or certainly an early printing ---GRIM DEATH: a solid Good to Very Good copy, a bit of light wear and rubbing, text block is slightly out of line so it protrudes past the edge of the boards by about 1/16th of an inch, a bit of age toning to paper, a bit of foxing to the edges of the text block, in an ORIGINAL dustjacket with some small chips and tears, looks quite nice, some soiling to white areas of jacket, no date or publishing history but title page states 10th Thousand so likely an early reprint ---KEEP ON THE LIGHT: a solid Very Good copy, a bit of light wear, a bit of age toning to paper, a bit of foxing to the edges of the text block, ink name and date ( Carrie Levien Wakefield Jan. 1939 ) no dustjacket, no date or publishing history so likely a 1st edition ---TERROR BY NIGHT: A Good copy only, some wear and fraying to tips, sunning to the spine, short tears along the spine, a bit of age toning to paper, a bit of foxing to the edges of the text block, no dustjacket, no publishing history or date so likely a 1st edition or early printing certainly ----NIGHTMARE BY DAYLIGHT: a solid Very Good copy, a bit of light wear, ink name and date ( Carrie Levien Wakefield Jan. 1939), a bit of age toning to paper, a bit of foxing to the edges of the text block, with a facsimile dustjacket, no publishing history or date so likely a 1st edition or early printing certainly ---KEEP OUT THE LIGHT / DON?T TURN OUT THE LIGHT / BY MOONLIGHT ONLY ( PS Publishing editions ?new series ) are all Fine in Fine dustjackets, all are signed and numbered by Stephen Jones ( # 193 of 500, 69 of 500, 183 of 500 copies ) -----hardcovers, the complete NOT at NIGHT series as well as volumes 1, 2 and 3 of the new Not at N series by PS Publishing (new series all signed and numbered), NOT at NIGHT contains: Monsters of the Pit by Paul S. Powers; Four Wooden Stakes by Victor Rowan [as by Victor Roman ];The Third Thumb-Print by Mortimer Levitan; Lips of the Dead by W. J. Stamper; The Devil Bed by Gerald Dean; Death-Waters by Frank Belknap Long; Black Curtains by G. Frederick Montefiore; The Plant-Thing by R. G. Macready; His Family by C. Franklin Miller; A Hand from the Deep by Romeo Poole; The Tortoise-Shell Cat by Greye La Spina; The Case of the Russian Stevedore by Henry W. Whitehill; Leopard's Trail by W. Chiswell Collins; The Last Trip by Archie Binns; The Purple Cincture by H. Thompson Rich ---MORE NaN contains: The Hooded Death by Joel Martin Nichols, Jr.; The Man Who Was Saved by B. W. Sliney; Fidel Bassin by W. J. Stamper; Teeth by Galen C. Colin; Vials of Wrath by Edith Lyle Ragsdale; The Experiment of Erich Weigert by Sewell Peaslee Wright; The Mystery Under the Sea by Donald E. Keyhoe; The Horror on the Links [Jules de Grandin] by Seabury Quinn; The Yellow Spectre by Stewart Van der Veer; Swamp Horror by Will Smith and R. J. Robbins; The Dead Soul by Raoul Lenoir; The Sea Thing by Frank Belknap Long; The Black Box by H. Thompson Rich; Bat's Belfry by August Derleth; Bat's Belfry by August Derleth; The Phantom Drug by A. W. Kapfer --- You?ll contains: The Last Horror by Eli Colter; The Life Serum by Paul S. Powers; The Girdle by Joseph McCord; Si Urag of the Tail by Oscar Cook; The Beast by Paul Benton; His Wife by Zita Inez Ponder; Laocoon by Bassett Morgan; Out of the Earth by Christine Campbell Thomson [as by Flavia Richardson ]; Ti Michel by W. J. Stamper; The House of Horror [Jules de Grandin] by Seabury Quinn; The Coffin of Lissa by August Derleth; The Parasitic Hand [Dr. Burnstrum] by Anthony M. Rud [as by R. Anthony ]; The Death Crescents of Koti by Romeo Poole; Ghosts of the Air by J. M. Hiatt and Moye W. Stephens; The Horror at Red Hook by H. P. Lovecraft ---GRUESOME contains: Dead Man's Luck by Lockhart North; When Hell Laughed by Christine Campbell Thomson [as by Flavia Richardson ]; The Black Spider by Edmund Snell; The Hunting on the Doonagh Bog by Alister McAllister [as by Anthony Wharton ]; Drums of Fear by Dora Christie-Murray; The Hand From the Ruins by Harold Markham; A Celestial Hell by Harry De Windt; The Children of Bondage by John Dagney Major [as by Dagney Major ]; The Man Who Ordered a Double by Rupert Grayson; When Glister Walked by Oscar Cook (variant of The Sacred Jars 1927); Offspring of Hell by H. Thomson; The Tomb John Palmer and Hilary Saint George Saunders [as by Francis Beeding ]; The Creeping Horror by A. A. Rawlinson; The Green Eyes of Mbuiri by Benge Atlee; The Padlocked House by L. Oulton ---ByDOnly contains: The Chain by H. Warner Munn; The Fates by John Dwight; Pickman's Model by H. P. Lovecraft; The Last Laugh by C. Franklin Miller; At Number Eleven by Christine Campbell Thomson [as by Flavia Richardson ]; The Devils of Po Sung by Bassett Morgan; The Rose Window by Charlton Lawrence Edholm; The Panthers of Shevgoan by Morgan Johnson; Medusa by Royal W. Jimerson; Piecemeal by Oscar Cook; Bells of Oceana by Arthur J. Burks; The Devil's Martyr by Signe Toksvig; The Cave of Spiders by William R. Hickey; The Witch-Baiter by Anthony M. Rud [as by R. Anthony ]; The Trimmer by Douglas Newton; Blood by Rupert Grayson; The Tenant by August Derleth; White Lotus Flower by Harold Markham; In Kashla's Garden by Oscar Schisgall; The Copper Bowl by George Fielding Eliot [as by Captain George Fielding Eliot ] ---SWITCH contains: The Curse of Yig by H. P. Lovecraft and Zealia Bishop [as by Zealia Brown Reed ]; Murder by Proxy by Richard Stone (I); Haunted Hands by Jack Bradley; The Flame Fiend by N. J. O'Neail; Boomerang by Oscar Cook; The Tapping by J. Dyott Matthews; The Red Fetish by Frank Belknap Long; The Pacer August Derleth and Mark Schorer; Flower Valleyby J. S. Whittaker; The Rats in the Walls by H. P. Lovecraft; Suzanne by J. Joseph-Renaud; The Thought Monsterby Amelia Reynolds Long (variant of The Thought-Monster 1930); The Red Turret by Christine Campbell Thomson [as by Flavia Richardson ]; Pigmy Island by Edmond Hamilton; Bhuillaneadh by R. F. Broad ---AtDofN contains: Creeping Fingers by Loretta G. Burrough; The Owl by F. A. M. Webster; Four Doomed Men by Hugh B. Cave [as by Geoffrey Vace ]; The Curse of the House of Phipps [Jules de Grandin] by Seabury Quinn; His Beautiful Hands by Oscar Cook; The Seeds of Death by David H. Keller, M.D.; Passing of a God [Gerald Canevin] by Henry S. Whitehead; Prince Borgia's Mass [Chronicles of the City-States ]by August Derleth; Pussy by Christine Campbell Thomson [as by Flavia Richardson ]; The Wonderful Tune by Jessie Douglas Kerruish [as by Jessie D. Kerruish ]; The Scourge of Mektoub by Paul Ernst; Rats by F. A. M. Webster [as by Michael Annesley ]; The Idol of Death by Arthur Edwards Chapman and Richard Jackson; The Gray Killer by Everil Worrell; Guardians of the Guavas by Charles Henry Mackintosh ---GRIM contains: If You Sleep in the Moonlight; by J. Leslie Mitchell; Island of Doom by Bassett Morgan; Flies by Anthony Vercoe; Lord of the Talking Heads by Arthur Woodward; Helvellyn: Elivion or Hill of Baal by Rosalie Muspratt; House of the Living Dead by Harold Ward (variant of The House of the Living Dead); The Wings by J. Dyott Matthews; The Great White Fear by Oscar Cook; The Black Stone [Cthulhu Mythos Tales] by Robert E. Howard; The Ghost That Never Died by Elizabeth Sheldon; Behind the Blinds by Christine Campbell Thomson [as by Flavia Richardson ]; The Thing in the Cellar by David H. Keller, M.D. [as by David H. Keller ]; Dorner Cordaianthus by Hester Gaskell Holland [as by Hester Holland ]; Night and Silence by Maurice Level; The Inn by Guy Preston ---KEEP ON contains: The Library by Hester Gaskell Holland; Golden Lilies by Oscar Cook; The Chadbourne Episode [Gerald Canevin] by Henry S. Whitehead; Worms of the Earth [Bran Mak Morn] by Robert E. Howard; The Black Hare by Christine Campbell Thomson [as by Flavia Richardson ]; Tiger Dust by Bassett Morgan; The House of Shadows by Mary Elizabeth Counselman [as by Mary E. Counselman ]; Green Slime by J. Dyott Matthews; The Seven-Locked Room by Jessie Douglas Kerruish [as by Jessie D. Kerruish ]; Legion of Evil by Warden Ledge; The Head of Wu-fang by Don C. Wiley; The Way He Died by Guy Preston; The Cult of the White Ape by Hugh B. Cave; Althorpe Abbey by Rosalie Muspratt; Isle of Torturers [Zothique] by Clark Ashton Smith (variant of The Isle of the Torturers) ---TERROR contains: King Cobra by Joseph O. Kesselring; The Chamber of Death by Armiger Barclay; The House of the Worm novelette by Mearle Prout; The Flying Head by Ernest Bonney; The Man Who Saw Red by J. Wilmer Benjamin; The Horror in the Museum by H. P. Lovecraft and Hazel Heald; Dog Death by Oscar Cook (variant of The Creature of Man 1925); The Metronome by August Derleth; The Accursed Isle by Mary Elizabeth Counselman; The Watcher in the Green Room by Hugh B. Cave; Rogues in the House [Conan] by Robert E. Howard; The Closed Door by Harold Ward; The Death Plant by Michael Gwynn; Behind the Yellow Door by Christine Campbell Thomson [as by Flavia Richardson ]; The Author's Tale by L. A. Lewis ---NIGHTMARE by DAYLIGHT contains: Scarred Mirror by Charles Cullum; One Alaskan Night by Barrett Willoughby; The Dead Woman by David H. Keller,; The Crimson Head-Dress by Oscar Cook; Little Red Shoes by Dermot Chesson Spence [as by Gordon Chesson ]; The Yellow Paw by Zayu Konstanz; The Flute of Seven Stops by Dion Fortune; The Scream by Hester Gaskell Holland [as by Hester Holland ]; Mirabel Houston by Nicholas Stafford; The Horror of the Cavern by Dr. Walter Rose [as by Walter Rose ]; The Gold of Hermodike by Jessie Douglas Kerruish; The Cossacks by E. M. P. Inglefield; Grannie by R. Dawson; Empty Stockings by Christine Campbell Thomson [as by Flavia Richardson ]; The Crack by Oswell Blakeston, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo . Signed (see description). First Edition and First Printings and La. Hard Cover. Good (see description)/Good (see description). Illus. by Edward Miller and Les Edwards and C Leslie and Uncredited Cover Art.

      [Bookseller: Leonard Shoup ]
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        Teils schneebedeckte Gebirgslandschaft mit See.

      - Aquarell und Feder in Schwarz, um 1926/1928, auf chamoisfarbenem Velin, auf Karton aufgezogen, rechts unten monogrammiert „HB. (ligiert) ". 13,2:20 cm. Hansl Bock war Tochter der Blumen- und Landschaftsmalerin Johanna H. Merre (1867-1940), die seit 1911 in zweiter Ehe mit dem Maler Franz Hienl-Merre (1869-1943) verheiratet war. Durch ihren Stiefvater bekam sie Zugang zum „Scholle-Kreis". Künstlerisch war sie ausgebildet durch ihren Ehemann L. Bock (1886-1971) und Schülerin von J. Seyler (1873-1958). Studienreisen führten sie nach Italien und Spanien. Längere Aufenthalte führten sie nach Straßburg und Paris, wo sie ein Atelier hatte. Nach 1935 hatte sie keine Ausstellung mehr und wird heute der „Verschollenen Generation" zugerechnet. Bevorzugte Themen waren Landschaften, Stilleben und figurative Darstellungen. Als Mitglied der Vereinigung der „Juryfreien" beteiligte sie sich an den Ausstellungen im Münchner Glaspalast.

      [Bookseller: Galerie Joseph Fach GmbH]
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        Les Plaisirs de la table, où, sous une forme nouvelle, l'Auteur a dévoilé maints délicieux secrets et recettes de bonne cuisine, transcrit les précieux avis de gourmets fameux et de fins gastronomes, conseillers aimables et sûrs en l'Art de Bien-Manger. Préface de M. Robert de Flers. Dessins de P.-F. Grignon.

      P., chez l'Auteur et chez J. Meynial, 1926, In-4, br., XIV-333 pp. Edition originale de ce remarquable livre de recettes avec des vignettes, bandeaux et gravures dans le texte tirés en violet.Un des 300 exemplaires numérotés sur pur fil Lafuma, seul grand papier."Vous mêlez à vos recettes des souvenirs, des références historiques et des citations qui rendent notre goût savant" écrit le célèbre collaborateur de Caillavet dans sa préface.

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        The Theory of the Gene

      Yale University Press, New Haven, CT 1926 - An important book in the theory of genetics, Thomas Hunt Morgan (1866-1945) won the 1933 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his work in genetics. First Printing. xvi, 343 pp. 8vo. Blue cloth boards, light bumping to corners. Gold titling to spine with very light rubbing overall, small white stain at midpoint of spine. Previous owner's small, tasteful bookplate on front pastedown, previous owner's name in ink on first free endpaper. Light age toning throughout but very clean overall. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Artisan Books & Bindery, ABAA/ILAB]
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        Vers un monde volage.

      Paris, Editions Marcel Seheur, 1926.1 vol. in-4 broché de 218-[6] pages, couverture imprimée rempliée. Infimes déchirures en tête et en queue, les rabats ont déposé légèrement sur les gardes, pour le reste en très belle condition. Illustré de 10 belles eaux-fortes originales hors-texte par Marcel Gromaire, un peu cubiste, un peu expressionniste. Tiré à 271 exemplaires, celui-ci un des 13 ex. hors-commerce sur vélin d'Arches (XIV). Typographie soignée en 2 couleurs, belles marges.

      [Bookseller: La Librairie Ancienne Alexandre Illi Bom]
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        Sailing-Ships and Barges of the Western Mediterranean and Adriatic Seas. Illustrated with twenty-three superb copper engravings, nineteen hand-coloured and nineteen full-page.

      Frederick Etchells & Hugh MacDonald, 'The Haslewood Books' series, London 1926 - First edition, of which 450 numbered copies were produced (this being #263). 4to. 79pp. Gilt lettered and decorated cloth. Printed at the Curwen Press on J.W.Zanders hand-made paper with the copper plates subsequently destroyed. With a four-page introduction by Bernard Windeler, who also provides a short introduction to each plate and hand-coloured most of the engravings. Fore- and bottom edges untrimmed. Some fading to the publisher's orange cloth at the upper and lower boards and with a short crease to the head of the backstrip. A tiny touch of non-invasive spotting to pastedowns and to occasional leaves. A very good copy of a superb production. No dust wrapper, as issued, but lacking the slipcase. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Clearwater Books]
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        Capitale de la douleur

      Paris, Nouvelle Revue Française, 1926 21,7 x 16,8 cm, broché, couverture imprimée, 151 pp., 1 f. n. ch. Édition originale collective contenant de nombreux poèmes inédits. L'un des 109 exemplaires numérotés réimposés in-4 Tellière, sur papier vergé Lafuma-Navarre (premier papier), le nôtre nominatif imprimé pour Maurice Heine. Parfait état. Né fort riche, Maurice Heine (1884-1949), suivit des études de médecine, profession qu'il n'exercera pas, préférant donner des articles à des revues scientifiques et théoriser sur la psychopathologie sexuelle. Engagé politiquement, il rejoignit le parti Socialiste, on lui doit la motion ultra-gauchiste (Heine/Leroy) au Congrès de Tours de 1920 qui mena à la création du parti communiste français; quatre années plus tard, lors de son exclusion du Parti Communiste il vida dans le plafond le chargeur de son revolver. Il collaborera à plusieurs revues littéraires, notamment La Nouvelle Revue Française, Minotaure, Hippocrate, participera aux publications surréalistes et fut co-fondateur, aux côtés de Georges Bataille, du groupe Contre-Attaque. C'est aussi, et surtout, Le redécouvreur et l'éditeur de l'oeuvre du marquis de Sade. Belle provenance, pour ce livre capital de Paul Éluard.

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        The Original Charleston. Musique de Cecil Mack et Jimmy Johnson dansé par Joséphine Baker dans l'Hyper-Revue des Folies Bergère "La Folie du Jour" .

      Editions Francis Salabert, Paris - Quarto Original bifolium sheet music with pictorial covers, loosely inserted singlesheet, letterpress recto only. A little rubbed externally, with a soft diagonal crease through the front cover, but overall a very good example. Uncommon, just 3 copies listed by Worldcat (Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin, Biblioteca Comunale di Trento, Zentralbibliothek Zurich). In 1926 Baker left the Revue Negre to join the Folies Bergère and her success became a sensation. The Charleston formed the finale of a frenetic show, the critic André Rouverge writing in the Mercure de France that "the Charleston, as danced à la Baker, fairly boils over with diabolic intensity". This score features a blissful dancing La Baker by R. de Valerio on the cover, and loosely inserted is a singlesheet "Théorie du Charleston" by Pradère-Niquet, Professeur de l'Académie Baraduc, giving detailed instructions for the dance.

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        Tempest Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.

      London William Heinemann 1926 - A Beautiful Copy, in the Original Dust Jacket [RACKHAM, Arthur, illustrator]. SHAKESPEARE, William. The Tempest. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. London: William Heinemann, 1926. Edition de Luxe. Limited to 520 copies, numbered and signed by the artist, this is copy number 222. Large quarto. [2, blank] xiii, [1], 185, [3, blank] pp. Twenty-one mounted color plates, with descriptive tissue guards, and twenty-five drawings in black and white. Original quarter vellum over white boards. Front cover and spine pictorially stamped and lettered in gilt. Top edge gilt, others uncut. In the original tan dust jacket printed in red, endpapers a bit foxed, (jacket a little browned), original glassine, very chipped. A fine copy. "There is an extra coloured plate in this edition that is not in the trade edition, this is the frontispiece titled ‘Sea-nymphs hourly ring his knell:‘" (Riall). Latimore and Haskell, pp. 61-62. Riall, p. 161. HBS 67589. $3,000 [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Soldiers' Pay

      New York: Boni & Liveright, 1926. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition, first printing. Very Good, lacking the dust jacket. Flaking to yellow title stamping on spine. Cloth lightly mottled, lightly rubbed at extremities. Front endpaper shows a very subtle repair at hinge. Faint tobacco odor to pages; small stain to edge of page block. A nice copy of Faulkner's first novel, printed in a run of just 2,500 copies.

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        Eigenh. Postkarte m. U. Lugano, 11. XII. 1926.

      1926. Qu.-8vo. 1 1/2 SS. Mit Adresse. "Haben Sie sich im Honorar nicht geirrt? Wie soll ich 3 mal 75 M verstehen? Und bitte ein Exemplar! Hochachtend Else Lasker-Schüler". - Am Kopf Angabe der postlagernden Adresse in Lugano. - Rückseitig Eingangsstempel.

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      Illustrations de Hermine DAVID et divers. Éditions NRF, 1926. 4 volumes. Petit in-8 carré, cartonnage d'éditeur en papier gaufré or, argent, marron, bleu et rouge. Au centre des plats supérieurs, une lithographie en camaïeu, étui.Première édition illustrée : 32 compositions gravées à l'eau-forte, dont 8 en têtes et 8 lettrines, par J. ROSOY, G.LABAYE, HALICKA, et H. DAVID. La disposition des textes dans cette édition n'est pas conforme à celle de l'originale, vraisemblablement pour des nécessités d'équilibre. De fait, la décomposition en plaquettes, la mise en page et l'illustration sont d'une très grande harmonie. Tirage limité à 357 exemplaires, celui-ci numéroté sur Hollande. Un bel ouvrage, décoré dans l'esprit des cartonnages romantiques.

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        Among the Kara-Korum Glaciers ... With Contributions by Ph. C. Visser.

      First edition. 8vo. pp. xii, 304; photogravure port. frontis., 24 photo. plates, 2 maps including one folding; near-fine in the original cloth, in the original dust-jacket, which is chipped to extremities. Loosely inserted is a typed postcard-size letter from the author's husband Phillipp C. Visser in Simla, 24th April, 1930.Jenny Visser-Hooft accompanied all four of the Netherlands expeditions to the Karakorum, led by her husband Phillipp Visser. This, the 2nd, explored the Batura, Hispar and Shimshal glaciers. The card with this copy was written by Phillipp Visser in his capacity as Consular General for the Netherlands. He writes: "Dear Begum, Just returning from a long official journey through Netherland India. I found your letter of December 8th, which did not reach me in Java and so was sent back from their [sic] to British India. As I did not take the negatives with me (leaving them behind in Calcutta for developing), I could not fulfil my promise earlier. I hope you will forgive me! Hereby enclosed the photo's I took in Paliala [?Patiala]. I think they are rather good. I hope you are well. With kindest regards, I remain Yours sincerely, Ph, C. Visser." The photographs mentioned are no longer present.

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      - Paris, Les Arts et le Livre, 1926. In-4 étroit, n.p., livre-accordéon, sous plats de bois poli gravé à rubans (rousseurs). Tirage limité à 350 exemplaires, ici un des 320 sur grand papier de Montval. * Voir photographie(s) / See picture(s). * Frais de port en sus. * Membre du SLAM et de la LILA / ILAB Member. * La librairie est ouverte du mardi au samedi de 14h à 19h. * Si vous souhaitez passer à la librairie pour un livre, merci de nous prévenir au préalable, l'ensemble du stock visible en ligne n'étant pas immédiatement consultable. * Langue : Français

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      Methuen and Co. London. 1926. FIRST EDITION. Illustrated throughout with wonderful line drawings by E. H. Shepard. Brown offsetting mark to decorative map endpapers where the dustwrapper ends, otherwise a near fine, tight and bright copy in original green cloth, gilt stamped decorations of Christopher Robin and Pooh to front board. Top edge gilt. All the gilt, on the boards spine and top edge, is still very bright. The dark green cloth is fine and fresh. Pages look unread. A beautiful copy in original illustrated, better than very good dustwrapper which has uniform and fairly minor darkening all over but is still a bright, fresh example with just two tiny nicks to the top of the spine. Overall a near fine copy of the book in a very good dustwrapper. Uncommon in such nice condition.

      [Bookseller: Paul Foster Books]
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      London: Methuen & Co.,, 1926. Octavo. Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in green morocco, titles and decoration to spine gilt, raised bands, single rule to boards gilt, pictorial onlay of Winnie the Pooh and Piglet wandering off into the distance with a further onlay to the back board of Winnie the Pooh eating out of a pot of honey, twin rule to turn-ins gilt, floral endpapers with the original map endpapers bound in, gilt edges. Illustrated by E. H. Shepard. The occasional minor blemish, an excellent copy in a fine binding. First edition, first impression of this much loved children's classic.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Winnie The Pooh

      U K Methuen 1926, London - First De Luxe Edition Bound in Full Red Morocco Covers.FINE A beautiful copy with a 2mm tear to the head of the spine. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Winnie the Pooh

      London: Methuen & Co. 1926. First edition. 160 pp. Bound in a recent full dark green morocco, with raised bands to spine, gilt lettering and lines. New endpapers. All edges gilt. Original pictorial endpapers. Original maroon gilt-decorated front cloth cover bound in at rear. A few smudges & marks to the pages. Externally a very handsome copy. . Very Good. Full Morocco. First Edition. 1926. 8vo..

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        LE TAUREAU BLANC. Illustrations de GEORGES BRAUN

      René Kieffer, Paris 1926 - 4º mayor, 98 págs., con bellas ilustraciones en color. Ejemplar núm. 413 de una edición de 500 ejemplares en papel "vélin", con barbas. Cubierta original color. Encuadernación original de Kieffer, en plena piel con artísticas figuras gofradas en los dos planos. Corte superior dorado. Magnífico ejemplar, muy bien editado, del cuento maravilloso de Voltaire sobre los amores de la princesa egipcia Amasida con un bello toro blanco, impreso en gran papel y acompañado de hermosas ilustraciones a todo color de G. Braun. El título fue artísticamente encuadernado por la misma empresa editora "René Kieffer". Literatura francesa. Cuentos franceses. French literature. French tales.

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        Fumeurs d'opium.

      Broché couverture rempliée, sous emboitage, 27X22 cm, 1926, 318 pages, eaux-fortes et vignettes par Henri le Riche, édition imprimée sur vélin de cuves du marais, fabriqué spécialement à la main et filigrané d'un dessin de Henri le Riche limitée stictement à 152 exemplaires tous paraphés par l'éditeur, un des 130 exemplaires numérotés contenant les eaux-fortes en noir et une suite avec remarques tirée en sanguine, éditions J. Ter. Bel exemplaire très frais.

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        La tentation de Saint Antoine. Edition définitive. Vingt miniatures de Arthur Szyk.

      Paris, Henri Reynaud, 1926, 1926 Petit in-4, Broché, couverture rempliée, double emboîtage.(étui détérioré). Envoi autographe de l'artiste à Jules Joire. Tirage limité à 343 exemplaires numérotés, un des 250 exemplaires sur vélin d'Arches. Ouvrage illustré de 20 miniatures H.T. du peintre polonais Arthur Szyk mises en couleur au pochoir par J. Saudé. Comme souvent l'artiste s'est représenté sur certaines illustrations.

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        Joseph Conrad's Diary of His Journey Up the Valley of the Congo in 1890

      London: Strangeways, Printers, 1926. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Privately printed and limited to 100 copies. Green cloth cover with printed paper spine label. 35 deckle-edge pages with photo frontispiece of an actual diary page. Protective tissue present. Light wear. Minor sunning to spine; label chipped. Clean pages. Owned by famed book collector Waring Jones, whose signature (in ink) and edition annotation (in pencil) are on the front free endpaper. This is the foundation of Conrad's masterpiece, The Heart of Darkness.

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        Der gute Schutzmann (Ein lehrreiches Bilderbuch zur Verhütung der Verkehrsgefahren) 1. Ausgabe

      München, Braun und Schneider, (1926). 22 S. mit 10 farbigen Tafeln von Wolfgang Wagner 4°. Halbleinen, Rücken löst sich unten etwas (reparabel), Einband staubig und an den Rändern stärker fleckig, hinten ebenfalls, innen nur leichtere Fingerflecken, S. 3 + 5 seitlich ein Einriss, sonst gutes Ex. (mit etwas Aufwand wieder ein ordentliches Ex.), Relativ frühes Werk zur Verkehrserziehung in Reimform dargestellt Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        Sammlung von 8 Einbänden, gestaltet von Adolf Hoffmeister bzw. Karel Teige / Collection of 8 covers designed by A. Hoffmeister or K. Teige.

       Das Konvolut umfasst: 1. Hoffmeister, Adolf: Abeceda lásky [The ABC of love]. Praha, F. Svoboda, 1926. 12°. 89 S., 1 Bl., OBroschur / original wrappers designed by A. Hoffmeister. - 2. Hoffmeister, Adolf: Turistou protisve vul [Unwilling tourist]. Praha, Mlada fronta, [1946]. 8°. Illustr. by A. Hoffmeister, 108 S., OBroschur /original wrappers designed by K. Teige. - 3. Veseyý, Adolf: Petr Bezruc. Basnik a clovek. Praha, Cin, 1927. Sm. 8°. Frontispiece by A. Hoffmeister. OBroschur /original wrappers. - 4. Oppelt, Jos.: Vino. Praha, 1930. 8°, caricature drawings by A. Hoffmeister, 104 S., 2 Bl., OKart. / original cased boards. - 5. Apollinaire, Guillaume:Za Zavrazdeny basnik. Czech translation by J. Seifert et al. Praha, Aventinum, 1925. 8°. 84 S., 2 Bl., Typographie und OBroschur nach Entwurf von Karel Teige) / typography and original wrappers by Karel Teige. - 6. Burian, E. F. Cernoske tance. [Negro dance]. Praha, Odeon, 1929. Sm. 8°. 15 S., 34 photo plates. Typographie und OBroschur nach Entwurf von K. Teige / typography and original wrappers designed by Teige. - 7. Konad, Karel: Rinaldino. Roman. Praha, Odeon, 1927. 8°. 137 S., 1 Bl., Typographie und OBroschur nach Entwurf von K. Teige / typography and original wrappers designed by Teige. - 8. Hoffmeister, Adolf Hlede se mu, ktery ma dost casu. Detektivky. [Searching for a man who had time enough]. Praha, Srdce, 1927. 12°. 53 S., 3 Bl., OBroschur / original wrappers designed by A. Hoffmeister. - Erste Ausgaben. 1st Editions. Sowohl Adolf Hoffmeister als auch Karel Teige gehörten als deren wichtigste Protagonisten der 1920 in Prag gegründeten Künstlergruppe \"Devetsil\" an, die für eine konstruktivistische Kunstauffassung stand und das Zentrum der tschechischen Avantgarde repräsentierte. Adolf Hoffmeister as well as Karel Teige were the most important protagonists of the artist collective \"Devetsil\", which was establish in Prague in 1920. They supported a constructivist art concept and represented the centre of the Czech Avant-garde. Einbände von 5, 6 und 7 teilw. unfrisch und fleckig. Covers of 5,6 and 7 somewhat worn and stained. Versandkostenfreie Lieferung Tschechische Avantgarde, Ceska avantgarda, Czech avant-garde, L.

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        SYNOPSIS THEOLOGIAE DOGMATICAE I - II - III + De Penitentia et Matrimonio (Tres tomos encuadernados)

      Desclée et Socii, Paris 1926 - 763 + 871 + 665 + Index rerum alphabeticus + 195 pp. 15 x 21,5 cm. Encuadernación en Holandesa con lomo en piel, nervios y dorados. Tomo I: de Religiones, de Christo legato, de Ecclesia, de Fontibus Revelationis - Tomo II: de Fide, de Deo uno et trino, de Deo creante et elevante, de Verbo incarnato - Tomo III: de Deo Sanctificante et Remuneratore seu de Gratia, de Sacramentis et de Novissimis + De Paenitentia et Matrimonio (pars dogmatica) Todos los envíos peninsulares se hacen por mensajería, con entrega en domicilio. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Peche et Pecheries en Turquie

      Administration dela Dette Publique Ottomane, 1926. Francese 1,7 L' autore ex direttore della pesca di Costantinopoli e controllore capo delle attività di pesca; il volume rarissimo comprende una classificazione generale dei pesci, illustrati con disegni in nero nel testo, un manuale di tecniche di pesca e materiali, illustrato; rilegato con copertina rigida in mezza pelle marrone con quattro nervature e titolo oro al tassello sul dorso; presenti segni del tempo e di usura, sulla copertina in parte logora, nelle pagine imbrunite e in parte segnate e sottolineate a matita USATO

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        Histoire de la petite Thérèse de l'enfant-Jésus

      Paris, Durand et Cie, 1926. in-4 oblong de 20 pages cartonnage illustré en couleurs de l'éditeur 1926, 1926, , in-4 oblong de 20 pages, cartonnage illustré en couleurs de l'éditeur, Première édition. Les partitions musicales de Tcherepnine sont illustrées de riches compositions en couleurs d'André Hellé. Bon exemplaire

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        La Gloire de Râma, 1926-1927

      1926. S.n., S.l. 1926-1927, 176pp. in-folio, en feuillets. - S.n., S.l. 1926-1927, 176pp. in-folio, en feuillets. - Completo e originale manoscritto autografo firmato 176 pagine in folio scritte in inchiostro nero sul davanti. Autografi rivestiti e un po 'strappata, la seconda datata Parigi - 9 Ottobre 1926 e Parigi - 8 Novembre 1927 Molte correzioni autografe dell'autore e il titolo barrati (inizialmente storia di Rama). Romanzo Romance basato sul poema epico Ramayana sanscrito antico. [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Manuscrit autographe complet et inédit signé de 176 pages in-folio rédigées à l'encre noire sur le recto. Double chemise autographes un peu déchirées, la seconde datée Paris - 9 octobre 1926 et Paris - 8 novembre 1927. Nombreuses corrections autographes de l'auteur et titre biffé (initialement, l'Histoire de Râma). Roman inédit d'après le Ramayana, poème épique sanscrit ancien.

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        Alte Innenräume Österreichischer Schlösser Paläste und Wohnhäuser

      Anton Schroll & Co, Wien 1926 - Elephant folio (16 1/4 x 12 1/2"). (4) pp. 120 b/w plates in photogravure. Original three quarter green cloth over decorative paper-covered boards with black lettering in label of cover, white lettering on spine. 120 exquisite plates in photogravure with captions show various interiors of Austrian castles, imperial palaces, and residences of members of the court and the aristocracy in Vienna, Salzburg and the Austrian countryside. Contains preface by editor and complete list of plates included in the portfolio. Text in German. Portfolio flaps loose, bottom part missing. Binding rubbed with small chips. Text pages with five inch crease at tail of spine. Portfolio in overall poor, plates in excellent condition. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        3 eigenh. Briefe mit U. Wien, 1926.

      1926. Zusammen (½+½+¾ =) 1¾ SS. auf 3 Bll. Gr.-4to. Ein Brief mit einem eh. Notenbeispiel. An den Komponisten Paul von Klenau mit innigem Dank für Klenaus Dirigat bei der Uraufführung von Bittners großer Messe (auch Missa Austriaca) im großen Saal des Konzerthauses: "Die gestrige Aufführung meiner D-Messe hat mir einen großen Erfolg gebracht, den ich Dir, einzig und allein Dir verdanke. Kein Mensch wird das je besser machen können. Du beherrschst die Partitur, als wenn Du sie selbst gemacht hättest. Deine wundervolle Begeisterung hast Du auf alle Mitwirkenden übertragen und so eine Aufführung zustande gebracht, die glatt als mustergiltig bezeichnet werden kann. Du hast auch dirigiertechnisch ein Meisterstück vollbracht und in dieser einen, ersten Aufführung gleich den Stil für alle folgenden festgelegt. Einen idealeren Interpreten als Dich kann ich mir gar nicht denken. Ich danke Dir für Deine Freundestat, die auch eine große Kunsttat geworden ist [...]" (4. II. 1926). - "Mit mehr Begeisterung hat noch nie ein Mann den anderen mit dem Worte Freund angeredet wie ich heute. Das, was Du für meine Messe geleistet hast, ist mit Talent, Fleiß usw. nicht zu machen. Das kann nur die Liebe. Und die hast Du in überreichen Maße meinem Werke entgegengebracht, hast Dich an das Werk geradezu königlich gebend verschwendet. Mit bloßem Danksagen ist da gar nichts zu machen. Ich kann Dir nur sagen, daß ich die Tage unserer Zusammenarbeit, der Zusammenarbeit zweier schaffen der Künstler, nie vergessen werde [...]" (gleichfalls 4. II. 1926). - "[...] Wie Dir Botstiber vielleicht schon geschrieben hat, plant man für den 6. März eine Wiederholung unserer Messe. Hoffentlich ist es Dir recht. Man quält mich, die zweite Gloriafuge [folgt das Notenzitat "Cum santo spirito - tu in gloria"] ganz wegzulassen. Was sagst Du dazu? An Zeit werden damit 5 Minuten gewonnen. Mehr nicht [...]" (16. II. 1926). - Jeweils auf Briefpapier mit gedr. Briefkopf; etwas knittrig.

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        Menorah. Jüdisches Familienblatt für Wissenschaft, Kunst und Literatur. Jg. 4,5, 7-10 in 6 Bde.

      Frankfurt/M., Wien, 1926, 1927, 1929-1932. - Dietzel / Hügel 1923. - Die jüdische Kulturzeitschrift, hg. von Norbert Hoffmann, erschien von 1922 bis 1932, es finden sich Beiträge zu allen Bereichen des jüdischen Lebens: Kunst, Literatur, Musik und Architektur. Ein Schwerpunkt stellen religiöse Themen und die jüdische Kultur Osteuropas dar. - Einheitlich gebundene Reihe der Jahrgänge 1926 bis 1932 (ohne den Jahrgang 1928!), in diesem Umfang nicht oft zu finden. - Seiten vielfach gebräunt und teils gefleckt, insgesamt jedoch gut erhalten. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 3000 Einheitlich gebundenes modernes Halbleinen, mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Éloge de la vie dangereuse

      Paris, Les Éditeurs Réunis, Coll. « Tout autour d'aujourd'hui », 1926 16,2 x 12,5 cm, broché, couverture rempliée imprimée en noir et bleu, 30 pp., 3 ff. n. ch. Édition originale. L'un des 15 ex. num. imprimés sur Japon impérial (premier papier). Parfait état. .

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        Le Serpent.

      Paris, Éditions Eos, 1926 ; in-4 broché de [1] f. bl., [32] ff., couverture rempliée en simili peau de serpent, chemise cartonnée illustrée d'un serpent sur le plat supérieur. Première édition illustrée de ce recueil de poésies. L'idée de l'ouvrage partit d'un petit poème intitulé Chanson d'un serpent que Valéry avait écrit à son ami Pierre Louÿs en manière de plaisanterie : la Tentation du point de vue du Serpent.Les poèmes sont ornés de 15 lithographies originales de Jean Marchand - il avait aussi illustré Le Cimetière marin - et de 24 bandeaux et 7 culs-de-lampe dessinés et gravés au canif par l'artiste polonaise Sonia Lewitska.Tirage à 231 exemplaires tous signés par l'auteur et l'éditeur, celui-ci (n°127) sur Hollande Van Gelder avec deux suites dont une en couleurs. Soucieux de montrer un éventail le plus large possible de l'inspiration de l'artiste, " le poème du Serpent ayant inspiré plus de compositions à l'artiste que celui-ci n'en prévoyait à l'origine ", l'éditeur choisit d'offrir aux bibliophiles " les essais et les variantes au lieu des suites habituelles ". Chacune des deux suites reproduit donc des gravures présentant parfois des différences notables avec le dessin définitif, ainsi que quelques croquis abandonnés n'apparaissant pas dans le corps de l'ouvrage. Huit feuillets rassemblent les bandeaux et culs-de-lampe.

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        Eigenh. Brief mit U. Breitenstein an der Südbahn, 25. VII. 1926.

      1926. 1¾ SS. 4to.Mit eh. adr. Kuvert. An den Schriftsteller und Lyriker Erich Sieburg (1878-1947), der ihm ein Werk - wohl die bei Baedeker im Vorjahr erschienenen Novellen "Das fremde Gesicht" - zugesandt hatte: "[...] Dieses Buch hat einen ganz starken Eindruck auf mich gemacht, in Gegenstand, in Sprache und Gestaltung. Es ist mir wirklich nahe gegangen. Beweis: Seit Monaten hat mich die Unruhe nicht verlassen, daß ich Ihnen nicht schreiben konnte. - Heute will und kann ich nicht auf Details Ihres Werkes eingehen, denn es liegt schon ziemlich weit zurück, daß ich es gelesen habe [...] und ich möchte nicht ungenau und beiläufig werden [...] Die kurze Begegnung mit Ihnen ist mir ebenso wie die mit Ihrem Buch Realität geblieben; es war nur ein Augenblick, aber wieviele Menschen, mit denen ich auf dieser Vortragsreise tagelang zusammen war, sind ganz und gar vergessen! Ihren Kopf sehe ich ganz deutlich vor mir. Nehmen Sie bitte diese scharfe Erinnerung als ein Geständnis meiner Sympathie freundlich an! - Ihre Absicht, Gedichte von mir in Anthologie der 'Schulausgabe' aufzunehmen, erfüllt mich mit Freude und ich erteile Ihnen hiemit umgehend das Publikationsrecht. Darf ich Sie bitten, mir Ihre Wahl mitzuteilen!? [...] 'Paulus unter den Juden' ist nach vieler Arbeit und Umarbeit jetzt fertig. Ich korrigiere eben die Fahnen [...]".

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        Farmington [Inscribed to Burgess Johnson]

      Boni and Liveright, New York 1926 - Early edition of Darrow's fictionalized memoir of his Ohio boyhood, first published by McClurg in 1904. Though it went throught seven editions, the book was never a commercial success, which pained Darrow, who felt it was his finest book. Burgess and Constance Johnson were notable authors. Burgess was a humorist and author of light verse who, among other things, published a study of profanity with a foreword by H.L. Mencken; Constance also wrote humorous verse, essays, and occasional short pieces. A nicely inscribed copy to one of Darrow's literary contemporaries. HUNSBERGER 176. Third Printing. Octavo (19.75cm); gray paper and taupe cloth-covered boards, with titling and decorations stamped in gilt on spine and front cover; orange topstain; dustjacket; vi, [7]-255pp. Inscribed by Darrow on the front endpaper: "To Mr & Mrs Burgess Johnson / As a testimonial to their / good cheer and good [illegible] / with the best wishes of / Clarence Darrow / Dec 2, 1927." Wear to upper and lower edges, with board exposure at upper right corners; small, previous owner's label to upper front pastedown, with small embossed stamp to front endpaper and a faint dampstain to upper edge of textblock and rear cover; Very Good. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $2.00), sunned at spine and extremities, with front and rear panels neatly detached, small losses to spine ends, with a 4.5" split and associated tear along rear joint; Good. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Die Geschichte von dem kleinen Muck. Maerchen von Wilhelm Hauff.

      (Köln Kunstgewerbe- und Handwerkerschule der Stadt Köln ) 1926 - O-Ganzpergamenteinband mit vergoldeter blindgeprägter Deckelillustration, hinterer Einbanddeckel mit vergoldetem Drucker-Signe "Fisch, der aus den Buchstaben KHSK" gebildet ist. Das fehlende erste Vorsatzblatt wurde durch ein Büttenpapierblatt der Zeit ersetzt, zweites Vorsatzblatt mit 4-zeiliger Widmung vom 18. August 1928, Titelblatt mit farbig koloriertem ganzseitigem Holzschnitt, 22 Büttenpapierseiten mit Text und drei farbig kolorierten ganzseitigen Holzschnitten von Walter Klöckner, ein Holzschnitt mit der Signatur "W" im Druckstock. Das hintere fehlende Blatt mit dem Impressum wurde durch eine Kopie auf Büttenpapier ersetzt. Rundumgoldschnitt. Buchgröße: 15,2 x 16,8 cm. Eins von 100 Exemplaren. - - - Rares Exemplar des Künstlers Walter Klöckner, der 1929 Leiter einer der Kölner Werkschulklassen war. Die Kölner Werkschulen sind Nachfolger der Kunstgewerbe- und Handwerkerschule der Stadt Köln, die in der zweiten Hälfte der 20er Jahre des vergangenen Jahrhunderts umbenannt wurde. Es existiert weltweit nur noch ein weiteres Exemplar in der Universität- und Stadtbibliothek Köln. Zum Zeitpunkt des Druckes war Geheimrat Richard Riemerschmid Rektor der Kölner Werkschulen. Sein Vorgänger war der Architekt Prof. Martin Elsaesser. Das Impressum des Kölner Exemplar vermerkt: "Von diesem Büchlein wurden 100 numerierte Exemplare in der Buchdruckerwerkstatt der Kunstgewerbe- und Handwerkerschule der Stadt Köln mit Benutzung der von Walter Klöckner geschnittenen Holzstöcke gedruckt. Die von Walter Klöckner handkolorierten Exemplare wurden in der Buchbinderwerkstatt der Schule in Pergament handgebunden.". Die Holzschnitte sind ein Abbild des expressionistischen Ausdruckes der Zeit.

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        Typed letter signed. Milano, 3. III. 1926.

      1926. Large 4to. 1½ pp. on 2 ff. To Dottore Key on some necessary changes to Riccardo Zandonai's opera "I cavalieri di Ekebù", based on her debut novel "Gösta Berling's Saga": "[...] Nella mia nuova versione propongo che Giosta esponga questi tre desideri: 1°) La più bella fanciulla debba essere sua, 2°) Conquistare il bell'Ekebù, 3°) Vincere il più terribile dei suoi nemici. | Ora mi sembra preferibile che Giosta esponga invece queste altre brame: 1°) Aspirare ad una modesta occupazione umile come quella che converebbe ad un prete destituito. 2°) Una spoa così distaccata dalla sua famiglia che egli non avrebbe scrupoli di coscienza di sposarla. 3°) Una di quelle calunniate piccola casa ma adatta per lui così calpestato [...]". - Evenly toned; fol. 1 slightly ruststained from old paper clip.

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        Le film vičrge Pathé. Manuel de développement et de tirage.

      Paris: Pathe-Cinema, 1926. Early Cinematographic Manual with Developed Film Samples Pathé-Cinéma. Le film vičrge Pathé. Manuel de développement et de tirage. 8vo. xii, 155 pp. 6 leaves of plates containing 107 examples of film (some colored). Paris: Etablissements Pathé-Cinéma, 1926. 239 x 155 mm. Original publisher’s quarter morocco, marbled boards, lower corners just a bit bumped, very slight edgewear. Fine copy. Former owner’s signature on flyleaf.First Edition of this rare technical manual of motion picture film developing and printing, issued by the famous French firm founded by the Pathé brothers in the early days of cinematography. By the 1920s the Pathé firm was producing â€

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        "Clown rêveur".

      1926 1Aquarelle signée et datée en bas à droite, 1926, 38,5 x 28,5 cm. André FOY (Paris 1886 - 1953) était un peintre et un dessinateur. Il débute par du portrait-charge mais peint aussi des assiettes, décors et costumes de théâtre. Il illustre Alexandre, Arnoux, Courteline et publie quelques albums pour enfants et « Célébrités du café-concert ». Il est membre des Humoristes et expose à l'Araignée, aux Indépendants et dans des salons de peintures. Il travailla pour de nombreux journaux tels que La Vie Parisienne, Le Frou-frou, le Canard Enchaîné, La Gazette du Bon Ton, Marianne ou encore Le Petit Parisien (Dico-solo page 236). Un clown est assis sur une chaise, et semble perdu dans ses pensées. Il porte un costume noir, avec un col et un chapeau rouge ainsi qu'un masque blanc. Les tons sont gris, le col et le chapeau rouge mettent néanmoins une touche de couleur dans cette aquarelle. Infime griffure.

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      1926 1Encre de Chine signée en bas à droite, (1926), 32,5 x 23,5 cm. André FOY (Paris 1886 - 1953) était un peintre et un dessinateur de presse et de livres illustrés. Il débute par du portrait-charge mais peint aussi des assiettes, décors et costumes de théâtre. Il illustre Alexandre, Arnoux, Courteline et publie quelques albums pour enfants et « Célébrités du café-concert ». Il est membre des Humoristes et expose à l'Araignée, aux Indépendants et dans des salons de peintures. Il travailla pour de nombreux journaux tels que La Vie Parisienne, Le Frou-frou, le Canard Enchaîné, La Gazette du Bon Ton, Marianne ou encore Le Petit Parisien (Dico-solo page 236). Un couple d'équilibristes réalise des figures de haut-vol sous un chapiteau de cirque et l'athète féminin se confie à son partenaire "Je l'ai pourtant déjà dit, j'ai horreur qu'on me regarde en dessous ...", mention portée manuscritement, à la mine de plomb, dans la partie inférieure. Petites taches, griffures et déchirures marginales n'affectant pas le dessin. Repères, marques et mentions d'imprimeur.

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        'Winnie The Pooh' First UK Edition 1926 SIGNEd

      A first edition, first printing published by Methuen in 1926. A first edition, first printing published by Methuen in 1926. A very good+ (or better) book with some off-setting to the end-papers. Some light bumps to the corners. SIGNED by the Author on his official bookplate with address. ADDITIONALLY SIGNED by Ernest H. Shepard to the title page. In a dust wrapper which has benefitted from some professional restoration to the spine tips and corners. The first issue dust wrapper. One of only two copies we have seen with the signed bookplate of Milne's and the signature of Shepard.

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Fine & Rare Books]
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        Le Radjah de Mazulipatam

      Paris, Mornay in-8 (213x143 mm.),225 pp., broché, couverture illustrée.Edition originale.Tirage total à 558 exemplaires, celui-ci, parmi les 58 hors commerce, un des 10 Japon (n°VI), imprimé spécialement pour Madame Antoinette Mornay, propriétaire de cette célèbre maison d'édition, avec son mari, Georges Mornay. La fraîche et délicate illustration de Brunelleschi se compose de 72 compositions en couleurs au pochoir, dont 14 hors texte. Imprimé le quinze janvier 1926 par Ducros et Colas. Exemplaire en bon état mais ayant besoin d'être recousu.

      [Bookseller: Henri Picard et Fils]
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        The Quest of the Trout.

      Melbourne: Robertson & Mullens. 1926. First edition. 4to. 106pp, frontis portrait of the author and 4 other tipped-in illustrations, 7 text figures. Modern rebinding of quarter leather and cloth boards, spine title label, with the front stiff cardcover retained and the front of the pictorial dustwrapper (with the laid-down image of the Lachlan River, Tasmania) laid upon it. Slight offsetting on the half-title and light pale spotting to top edges, otherwise clean and crisp. Formerly the copy of Les Bridges, of the Hobart sporting goods (and fishing equipment) retailer Bridges Brothers, with the shop's ink stamp on the half-title and owner's name and address written in the head margins of the half-title and four other pages (just to be sure); another owner's name on the (new) front endpaper. A very good rebound copy, with an interesting association. .

      [Bookseller: Astrolabe Booksellers]
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        Colère suivi d?un Journal. -

      Le Bon Plaisir 1926 -, La Haye - 1 volume. In-4. Reliure plein buffle brique. Sur les plats, large médaillon central doré en creux de fleurs stylisées. Tête dorée. Couvertures et dos conservés. Reliure signée René KIEFFER. Dos légèrement éclairci. Bel état. TIRAGE LIMITE à 320 exemplaires numérotés. Celui-ci un des 20 sur Japon. EXEMPLAIRE UNIQUE enrichi de 10 aquarelles originales signées Lauro. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie KOEGUI]
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      Paris, René Kieffer, 1926. - In-4, rel. signée KIEFFER plein veau à l'imitation de la peau de reptile, titre doré sur le dos et le 1er plat, tête dorée, couv. & dos conservés, 177 pp., 10 très beaux hors-texte en couleurs de Barte. Tirage limité à 550 ex. numérotés, celui-ci un des 500 sur vélin blanc, enrichi d'une aquarelle originale de l'artiste. Belle typographie à 2 teintes de l'imprimerie Ducros & Colas. Dos légèrement passé, bel exemplaire. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Trait d'Union sarl.]
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        Fridolins Zauberland Mit farb Bildern von Walter Trier und Versen von My [d i Wilhelm Meyer]

      Berlin, Fridolin-Verlag (Ullstein A.-G.], 1926. . Erste und einzige Ausgabe der schönen Sammlung von schlichten, aber schmissigen Gedichten und phantasievollen Bildern von Walter Trier. Herzerwärmend zum Beispiel das Konzert, das der Schweinehirt auf dem Akkordeon und der Schäfer auf der Klarinette ihren malerisch auf einer Wiese angeordneten Herden geben - zum Gesang der Gänsehirtin. Die Texte in Sütterlinschrift. Wilhelm Meyer veröffentlichte in der Fridolin-Reihe außerdem "Fridolins Harlekinder" und "Fridolins Siebenmeilenpferd" (beide 1926); er arbeitete - wie Trier - auch an den Fridolin-Kalendern mit (1923-1927). - Bilderwelt-Kat. 678; LdKJL III,562. - Gering bestoßen u. etwas begriffen, innen gebräunt, 1 Blatt m. kleinem Einriss, hint. Innengelenk angelockert. Gutes, sauberes Exemplar. - Selten

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Reinhold Pabel]
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