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      [Kyoto 1927, - Markia Ga Bohiff. Stiff wrs. folded color wood-block printed covers, vols. 3,5-8,12,13.15 only, each holds9-10 single color woodcut prints, size is 12.5 x 18 cm.,veryclean, bright, no issues, some covers mended. OBSCURE ITEM ! Color scans available for this book on request. Description content 2015Copyright Rare Oriental Books Co.

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      Smith, [1927]., 1927. First edition. 8vo. Pictorial wrappers, [i-ii, ii blank], 1-70 pp. [71, illus]. 22 x 15cm., frontis., illustrated. J. Frank Dobie says it best,"Ike Fridge's pamphlet story of his ridings for John Chisum..chief provider of cattle for Billy the Kid to steal...has more of the juice of reality in it and, therefore, more of literary value than some of James Fenimore Cooper's novels, and than some of James Russell Lowell's compact as jerked beef and as laconic as conversation in alkali dust." This copy is inscribed to Ace Reid, Sr., father of Ace Reid, the cartoonist of Cowpokes fame, attesting that Reid "slept under the wagon and the stars with me (Fridge) in 1918" and signed by Ike Fridge and Jodie D. Smith. Also, handwritten in ink on the last blank page is Ace Reis's Sr.'s account of an experience his father had on the trail with John Chisum in the 1880's. Moderate wear to the spine ends, a small corner crease to bottom of front cover, else a very good and sound copy of this rare cowboy memoir. Housed in a clamshell case with titles on the spine.

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        A Charles Forot au pigeonnier.

      (publié par) Ses amis, 1927, - in-8vo, frontispice par Jos. Jullien + 128 p., ill. avec 4 bois + 9 bois sur planches (entre autre 1 de Gaspard Maillol), grand papier non rogné, qqs. rousseurs, brochure originale, couverture fortement piquée. Ill. de 9 bois gravés e.a de Gaspard Maillol Un des 10 exemplaires (num. de 2 à 11) sur vergé de Montval de Gaspard Maillol (Après 1 exempl. sur Japon Impériale). No. 7. Tirage totale 200 exemplaires. Voici les sujets: Un matin chez Fotot, frontispice gravé au burin par Jos. Jullien / La Combe, bois de Mme Seguin-Bechetoille / Terrasse au Pigeonnier, bois de Ph. Burnot / Ferme de Saint-Felicien, bois de René Borione / Le Pigeonnier, bois de Ph. Burnot jardin au vieux Cluzeaux, dessin de Joseph Coront, gravé sur bois par Burnot Baigneuses, bois de Pierre Deval / Lieu dit Forot à Saint-Félicien, bois de Ph. Burnot / Baigneuse, bois de Gaspard Maillol / C'est une table d'artisan, dessin d'Albert Marchon, gravé sur bois par Burnot / Paysage, bois de Paul de Pidoll / Maréchal ferrant, bois de Henri Rattier / A Saint Félicien, bois de Ph. Burnot / Culs-de-lampe gravés sur bois par Ph. Burnot.Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        No. 27 Squadron in India and on the North-west Frontier - Miranshah, Karachi, Risalpur, &c.

      India: 1927-30 - Landscape quarto (298 × 230 mm). Contemporary cord-backed brown leather-textured paper covered boards. Somewhat worn externally, boards through at the edges, cord tie replaced with string, but internally clean and sound, leaves sunned at the margins, a few corner-mounts missing, but the prints themselves in excellent condition, overall very good. 48 original photographs (152 × 208 mm) corner-mounted both sides of 24 card leaves, tissue guards between the leaves. An unusual, and highly interesting album of high-quality photographs documenting the services of 27 Squadron RAF on North-west Frontier during the last years of the 1920s. The album contains numerous sharp and well-composed air-to-air images of the unit's Airco DH-9As and Westland Wapitiis over the spectacular frontier scenery around their main base of Miranshah - "My machine flying at Karachi", "Flying over the snow clad mountains over Rasmak", "Wapiti dropping food to Lhadu Column November 1929", "Bombing on the Frontier during operations in India during Summer 1930" - together with aerial views of the bases, camps, and forts of the region; formal and informal group portraits; a group of three aerial views of the four Supermarine Southampton II flying-boats, which constituted the RAF Far Eastern Flight, taken at Karachi on their way to Singapore from England; and a shot of Baron Koenig-Warthausen and his Klemm L.20B machine "Kamerad" at Karachi during his solo flight around the world. It is intriguing that the album covers the period when T.E. Lawrence had succeeded in getting himself posted to the frontier as a humble clerk, being stationed at Karachi and at Miranshah. Sadly, despite the closest possible scrutiny, it does not appear that Shaw/Lawrence features in any of the images. Bestowal document for the Imperial Service Medal, dated in 1965,l made out to William Arthur Tibbs loosely inserted, who is perhaps the "me" in two photographs taken in the Political Agent's garden at Miranshah.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Pencil and crayon caricature.

      Paris: , c.1927. Large pencil drawing with crayon shading, neatly trimmed by the artist and mounted on a sheet of red cartridge paper (490 × 310 mm). Signed lower right. Some surface soiling, a scatter of foxing, a few creases, but overall very good. Strikingly kooky image of La Baker by the man dubbed by Churchill "the best caricaturist in France". An image almost certainly from around 1927, when Baker's success at the Follies-Bergère had made her the highest paid entertainer in Europe, and Hemingway was driven to describe her as "the most sensational woman anybody ever saw, or ever will". Shortly after this Baker undertook a world tour, dropping the more sensational, and excessively "primitive" aspects of her act, consciously reconstructing herself as an artist "worthy of Paris". Cabrol began working in Paris as a photographic retoucher at the studios of the official parliamentary photographer. In 1922 his first exhibition - Masques et sourires - a collection of 110 drawings and cartoons, was opened by the minister of education, and met with great success leading to a flood of commissions from publications at home - Le Petit Parisien, le Matin, l'Intransigeant - and abroad - le New York Times, Life, The Graphic, The Sketch, Berliner Illustriete, and Le Soir de Bruxelles. In 1926 he began working exclusively for l'Humanité, but refused the join the Communist Party despite the efforts of his friend Paul Vaillant-Couturier , the editor, to persuade him, Shortly after Vaillant-Couturier's death in 1937, Cabrol resigned from the paper and began to work for le Canard enchaîné. Following the occupation, Cabrol found himself a wanted man because of his famously vicious caricatures of Hitler, which had drawn Churchill's admiration, and joined the resistance in Rignac, Aveyron. After liberation he escaped arrest by the communists, and eventually returned to work for le Canard, refusing any connection with l'Humanité. He died in 1955.

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        The Marionette.

      London: Leonard and Virginia Woolf at The Hogarth Press,, 1927. Octavo. Original pale brown cloth, titles to spine gilt, top edge red. With the dust jacket. Board edges a little rubbed, edges of text block lightly foxed; an excellent copy in the slightly stained jacket with sunned spine, bright front panel, and some shallow chips and nicks to extremities. First edition, first impression of the author's first novel. Very uncommon in the dust jacket.

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      Japan 1927, - Yoshida. Color woodcut print,Jizuri self printedpencil signed title & signature bottom rt. margin, Japanese"Jizuri," date & title left margin, brush signed lower rightcorner, minor frame discoloration in margin, else very good. Color scans available for this book on request. Description content 2015Copyright Rare Oriental Books Co.

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        L'honorable partie de campagne. Avec vingt-neuf compositions gravées à l'eau-forte, en couleurs par Foujita.

      - P., Librairie Gallimard, 1927, In-4, plein maroquin brun, plats ornés d'un filet doré et mosaïqués aux angles d'un motif floral, dos à nerfs, tête dorée, couverture et dos conservés, 223 pp. Tirée à 357 exemplaires numérotés, celui-ci des un des 20 sur Japon Impérial en tirage de tête. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Bibliographie des auteurs modernes de langue francaise par Hector Talvart et Joseph Place poi fondee par Hector Talvart etJoseph Place continuee par Georges Place

      Chronique des lettres francaises 1927-1968, Paris - Un solo piatto staccato e sciupato tutti i volumi sono intonsi n.d. p. voll. I-XVIII (1801-1967) da A a Monglond in 18 tomi in-8

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      - HENDERSON,ARTHUR. ORIGINAL ART: TWINKIE TOWN TALES (vol. 2). This is a large fabulous fairy watercolor, ink and tempera by Henderson that appears on page [20] of Twinkie Town Tales Book No. 2 by Carlyle Emery, published in St. Louis by Hamilton Brown Co. 1927. The image measures 15" wide x 20" matted and framed to 24 x 30" and is in fine condition. Captioned in the book "Well bless my bow and arrow too, Said Thinker-Tad, 'Can that be you?'" Depicted is one of the cherubic elves called Twinkies, sitting on a cherry hanging from a cherry tree. He's talking to another Twinkie on the ground and there is a castle in the background with a bird in the foreground. The entire surface of the paper is covered with vibrant colors and the image is absolutely irresistable. The image appears greatly reduced in the book.

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        Modellstudie zum Bild \"Mädchen mit Krug\". Originalphotographie.

       um 1927/ 1989. Modern Print, getont. Signiert von Jiri Mucha (Sohn),Mucha (1860 Ivanice - 1939 Prag) war einer der bedeutenden Jugendstilkünstler, bekannt insbesondere durch seine Plakate mit Sarah Bernard. Schon während seines Studiums in Paris freundet er sich mit dem Brauch an, Aktzeichnungen nach Modellfotografien anzufertigen. Das Modell posiert genau nach der vom Künstler vorgegebenen Instruktion. Trotzdem verleiht M. den Arrangements Lockerheit und authenthische Kraft. Versand D: 8,00 EUR

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      Berlin: Albertus Verlag 1927 - 8° - XXIpp - 144 b/w plates. Introductory text in German. One geographical map. Picture captions in English, German and French. First edition. Very good condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Das deutsche Lichtbild. Jahresschau 1927 - 1937. Sammlung der 10. Jahrgänge aus der verlassenschaftlichen Bibliothek nach weltbekannten, tschechischen Kunst-Photograph Jan Lauschmann (*1. April 1901 Raudnitz a. Elbe - +1. Januar 1991 Brünn)

      Berlin: Robert & Bruno Schultz 1927-1937 OLWd., 4°, mit zahlreichen teils farbigen Fotografien auf Tafeln und Anzeigen im Text, nahezu unbeschädigte Einbände; Decken stellenweise ganz leicht fleckig, sehr guter Zustand. Sehr selten.Kunst-Foto, Zeitungen u. Zeitschriften

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        Die Rougon-Macquart. Geschichte einer Familie unter dem zweiten Kaiserreich. Einzig berechtigte Ausgabe. Band 1-20 (kompl.). Bd. 1. Das Glück der Familie Rougon, Bd. 2. Jagdbeute, Bd. 3. Der Bauch von Paris, Bd. 4. Eroberung von Plassans, Bd. 5: Die Sünde des Abbe Mouret, Bd. 6: Exellenz Eugen Rougon, Bd. 7: Die Schnapsbude, Bd. 8: Ein Blatt der Liebe, Bd. 9: Nana, Bd. 10: Geschichte einer Familie, Bd. 11: Das Paradies der Damen, Bd. 12: Die Lebensfreude, Bd. 13: Germinal, Bd. 14: Das Werk, Bd. 15: Mutter Erde, Bd. 16: Der Traum, Bd. 17: Die Bestie im Menschen, Bd. 18: Das Geld, Bd. 19: Der Zusammenbruch, Bd. 20: Doktor Pascal.

      Leipzig, Hyperion Hyperionverlag; München, Kurt Wolff Verlag, 1927. Kl.-8°, Ledereinband Schwarzer Ganzledereinband v. Emil Preetorius mit rotem Rückenschildchen u. Deckelvignette sowie Kopfgoldschnitt. Manche Einbände leicht berieben, Kopfschnitt vereinzelt leicht angeschmutzt, Bd. 14 mit klenen Dellen auf V-Deckel, Exlibris auf Innenspiegel, insgesamt noch gutes u. selten kompletes Exemplar. Versand D: 5,00 EUR Französische Literatur, Bibliophile Ausgabe

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        Das Deutsche Lichtbild (DDL) Die vollständige Reihe, bis auf den Jahresband 1969 und den letzten Band alle gebunden ! 1927 - 1938 [alles !] und 1955 - 1979 [alles !] Deutsche Lichtbild, Das - Das Deutsche Lichtbild. Jahresschau 1927 [- 1938]. Herausgegeben von H.[ans] Windisch [ab 1930: Robert und Bruno Schultz gemeinsam, ab 1934: Bruno Schultz alleine]. Berlin, Verlag Robert & Bruno Schultz [1927 ff; ab 1933: Berlin, Bruno Schultz Verlag]. Strache, Wolf (Hrsg.): Das deutsche Lichtbild. Jahresschau 1955. Stuttgart, Verlag DSB Dr. Wolf Strache, 1955 - 1979 (alles !)

      Berlin, später Stuttgart, Schultz, später DSB Strache 1927..

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        Jean Pauls sämtliche Werke - historisch-kritische Ausgabe - Herausgegeben von der Preußischen Akademie der Wissenschaften in Verbindung mit der Akademie zur wissenschaftlichen Erforschung und zur Pflege des Deutschtums (Deutsche Akademie) 1. Abteilung, 19 Bände + 2. Abteilung 5 Bände - Halblederausgabe

      Hermann Böhlaus Nachfolger 1927 - 1944, Bd. 18=1963, Weimar - 24 braune Halbleder-Bände mit schwarzen Rückenettiketten und Goldbeschriftung. Die Bände I,1 + I,2 + I,3 + I,6 weisen ein goldenes Rückendekor und kleine Lederecken vorne auf, der Band I,2 hat ein schwarzes und ein grünes Rückenettikett, die leicht abgerieben sind. Die Kopfschnitte sind grün eingefärbt - Band I,18 olivfarben. Zustand: Die Lederrücken weisen nur minimale Gebrauchssputen auf, die Beschnitte sind vereinzelt etwas nachgedunkelt. Ansonsten sind die Bücher in sehr gutem Zustand. Abteilung I Band I,1: Satirische Jugendwerke Band I,2: Die unsichtbare Loge Band I,3: Hesperus (1. und 2. Heftlein) Band I,4: Hesperus (3. und 4. Heftlein) Band I,5: Quintus Fixlein, Biographische Belustigungen, Der Jubelsenior Band I,6: Blumen-, Frucht- und Dornenstücke Band I,7: Das Kampaner Thal, Palingenesien, Briefe und bevorstehender Lebenslauf Band I,8: Titan (1. und 2. Band), Komischer Anhang zum Titan Band I,9: Titan (3. und 4. Band), Clavis Fichtina, Das heimliche Klagelied Band I,10: Flegeljahre (1., 2., 3. und 4. Bändchen) Band I,11 : Vorschule der Aesthetik Band I,12: Freiheits-Büchlein, Levana, Ergänzblatt zur Levana Band I,13: Des Feldpredigers Schmelzle, Reise nach Flätz, Dr. Katzenbergers Badereise, Leben Fibels Band I,14: Politische Schriften Band I,15: Der Komet Band I,16: Museum, Über die deutschen Doppelwörter, Kleine Bücherschau Band I,17: Herbst-Blumine Band I,18: Verstreur gedruckte Schriften Bnad I,19: Lesarten und Entwürfe 1 Abteilung II Band II,1: Ausgearbeitete Schriften 1779 - 1782 Band II,2: Ausgearbeitete Schriften 1783 - 1785 Band II,3: Ausgearbeitete Schriften 1784 - 1792 Band II,4: Freuden-Büchlein, Überchristentum, Selberlebensbeschreibung, Neues Kampaner Thal, Selina Band II,5: Bemerkungen über den Menschen In deutscher Sprache. pages. 225mm x 155mm [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        THE EXHILE, Vols 1-4

      Darantiere (France); Pascal Covici (USA); Covici-Friede (USA) 1927 - Published in France and America, 1927-28 First Editions. 4 volumes, octavo. Original red or orange wrappers printed in black. Spines a little creased and faded, some light rubbing to extremities and the occasional mark; vol 4 has two small ink stains on the top edge, one extending 5mm into rear wrapper, and a small chip to top outer corner of front wrapper. Internally very fresh and clean, an excellent set overall. Preserved in a black custom drop-back box. A frequent contributor to the literary reviews of his expatriate friends, in 1927 Pound achieved a personal ambition by launching his own magazine. The Exhile published work by many of the leading Modernist writers, including Hemingway, Yeats and William Carlos Williams. The first issue of 500 copies (including 300 for America) was produced in Dijon by Darantiere (printers of Ulysses and Hemingways's first book Three Stories and Ten Poems), however problems with distribution led Pound to move production to the US with the publishers Pascal Covici (later Covici-Friede). Perhaps having more ideals than money behind it, The Exhile closed in 1928 after only four issues. A scarce set. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Le miracle de fil. Seize sonnets et seize planches en couleurs de Yan B. Dyl.

      Paris Simon Kra 1927 - 19 Bll. m. Tit., Impressum, Text- u. Tafelverzeichnis und 16 Tafeln in Pochoirkolorit (lose Blätter), folio (42,5 x 31,5 cm), Or.- HLwd.- Mappe (ber., besch. u. best., l. fleckig). Carteret V, S. 166; Monod 9557. - Eins von 334 (gesamt 350) nummerierten Exemplaren der Ausgabe "sur papier Canson Montgolfier". Die Grafiken sauber und fleckenfrei, vereinzelt leichter Farbabklatsch auf den Textseiten. Vollständig und mit dem Verschlussbändchen. Bis auf die etwas stärker beanspruchte Original-Flügelmappe, ein sehr gutes Exemplar. - Feinstes " art deco ". [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        HISTORIA DE ESPAÑA Y SU INFLUENCIA EN LA HISTORIA UNIVERSAL . 1ª y 2ª edición. IX volúmenes en XII tomos

      1927 - Barcelona. Imprenta Hispanoamericana. Salvat Editores, S.A. 1927-1948. Nueve volúmenes en doce tomos. 4º menor, 1053pp, 1050pp, 594pp, 655pp, 584pp, 594pp-1h, 774pp-1h, 528pp, 814pp-1h, 804pp, 778pp-1h, 853pp. Miles de fotograbados, mapas, planos y figuras en negro al texto, profusión de láminas aparte a color sobre papel esmaltado. Bella tela del editor estampada en placha, dorados y en seco. Ligero óxido en cortes y guardas, resto muy limpio. Excelente ejemplar, por lo demás, sin uso. Portadas y anteportadas impresas a dos tintas. Antonio Ballesteros Beretta, Roma, 1880-1949. Historiador y americanista español.

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        Thomas l'agnelet

      Javal et Bourdeaux 1927 - - Javal et Bourdeaux, Paris 1927, 25,5x33cm, en feuilles sous chemise et étui. - Edition illustrée de 18 aquarelles originales à pleine page de Guy Arnoux gravées par Raoul Serres et imprimée à 175 exemplaires numérotés sur vélin d'Arches. L'ouvrage est également illustré de nombreuses vignettes, lettrines et culs-de-lampe. Deux petits accrocs sans gravité sur l'étui. Bel exemplaire. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] Edition illustrated with 18 original watercolors full page of Guy Arnoux engraved by Raoul Serres and 175 numbered copies printed on Arches paper paper. The book is illustrated with numerous vignettes, initials and cul-de-lamp. Beautiful copy. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Florida Letters

      Florida, New York. 1927. A collection of 113 letters sent to Shelter Island, New York native, Glorian Duvall while she was attending finishing school at the Lasell Seminary School in Newton, Massachusetts from her parents who were spending the winter months of 1927 in Florida. All letters are very good or better with modest age-toning and tears from opening. Between the months of January and April of 1927 Glorian Duvall received a series of 113 letters from her parents, sent nearly every day while they were on a trip to Florida starting on the train from New York in order to escape the northern winter. Mr. Duvall worked in insurance, one letter explains to Glorian how he was working with a couple to help them receive money after a fire. They stayed at the Kenwood in Saint Augustine, and at the Seaside Inn in Daytona Beach, often sending their letters written on hotel stationary, as well as numerous Florida-themed postcards and photographs with scenes of sunsets, people fishing, and various sights of the Sunshine State. The postcards depict a variety of Florida landmarks including The Ponce de Leon Hotel, Hemming Park in Jacksonville, sunsets with palm trees, St. Augustine Links, and the Alcazar Hotel.The letters tell of their fun in Florida for "the season" where they went on outings throughout the area, competed in Charleston dance competitions, and enjoyed the weather. In a letter dated January 25, 1927, which includes a feather paper clipped to it, her mother writes, "If you want a little taste of South Beach just put your tongue on these feathers... and you will get a tang of sea spray dashing up there so beautifully." Another letter from her father says, "Mamma and I are planning to take a little trip out to the central part of the state near Eustis, to a place called 'Howie in the Hills.' It is said to be the highest part of Florida and a wonderful section for orange groves."In February they went to Daytona Beach before heading back to St. Augustine for the duration of their stay. A postcard dated February 16, 1927 reads, "here we are at the Seaside Inn Daytona Beach. It is in a very pleasant location for the hotel faces right on the ocean. We have a front room so we will see the moonlight on the ocean from our room." Her father writes that he "took a bath in the ocean and enjoyed it very much." While they were away they had to persuade their 17-year-old daughter from getting engaged. Her mother writes, "it is perfectly beautiful, this young love and I know the ecstasy which is thrilling you as you think of yourself the beloved of some sweet fine boy, is well to know many men before making a selection for life." An extensive account of a seemingly well-to-do New York couple's trip to Florida in the late 1920s as seen by their correspondence to their teenage daughter. .

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        Art a Java les Temples de la Periode Classique Indo-Javanaise, L'

      White Lotus, Paris 1927 - [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        François-Louis Schmied peintre graveur et imprimeur. Catalogue des livres de F.L. Schmied exposés en mars 1927 chez Arnold Seligmann suivi du catalogue général des livres de F.L. Schmied imprimés et sous presses au 28 février 1927

      Les presses de F.L. Schmied 1927 - - Les presses de F.L. Schmied, Paris 1927, 24x31cm, broché. - Edition originale imprimée à 300 exemplaires. Envoi autographe signé de François-Louis Schmied au comte Philippon au crayon de papier : ". pour le délicat souvenir que m'a laissée sa visite." Ouvrage illustré de 42 planches hors-texte et à pleine page. Rares piqûres affectant essentiellement le verso de certaines planches, agréable état intérieur. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] Edition of 300 copies printed, ours one of 20 copies numbered and justified by François-Louis Schmied, leading copy. Illustrated book of 42 hors-texte and full-page plates. spine and flat marginally insolated headers, scrape the top of the second plate, rare spots, nice interior state. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Für Alfred Kubin. Eine Widmung österreichischer Dichter und Künstler zu seinem 50. Geburtstag. [Signierte Vorzugsausgabe].

      Wien, Officina Vindobonensis, 1927. 4°. 25,5 cm. 49 Seiten. [17] Blatt. Illustrierter Original-Pergamentband. Rundum-Goldschnitt. 1. Auflage. Vorzugsausgabe. Mit 15 jeweils signierten Original-Lithografien von Georg Ehrlich, Anton Hanak, Carry Hauser, Clemens Holzmeister, Ernst Huber, Theodor Kern, Wilhelm Klier, Oskar Laske, Franz Lerch, Alfred Loeb, Georg Mayer-Marton, Georg Merkel, Ernst Wagner, Georg Philipp Woerlen und Franz Zülow. Aus der Bibliothek des Soziologen und Carl-Schmitt-Spezialisten Piet Tommissen. Exlibris von Piet Tommissen verso Vorsatz. Mit zahlreichen Illustrationen. Einband wenig bestoßen. Gutes bis sehr gutes Exemplar. First, limited edition. With 15 signed original lithographs. Original vellum binding. Cover lightly bumped. Nearly fine condition. Versand D: 4,90 EUR Original-Lithografie / Original-Lithographie / original lithograph; Signatur, signiert / signature, signed copy

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        Handwörterbuch des deutschen Aberglaubens (= Handwörterbücher zur deutschen Volkskunde, Abteilung I: Aberglaube), 10 Bände, Ganzleinen-Ausgabe

      Berlin und Leipzig, Walter de Gruyter, 1927 - 1942 (unveränderter Nachdruck, ca. 1970). Vollständiges Werk in 10 Bänden (9 Bände A - Z sowie Registerband). Braune Original-Ganzleinenbände mit goldgeprägten Rückentiteln auf schwarzen Rückenschildern sowie goldgeprägter Ornamentik; Farbkopfschnitt. Erstes einschlägiges und bis heute maßgebliches Nachschlagewerk zum volkstümlichen Aberglauben, das zur Anerkennung der Volkskunde als Wissenschaftsdisziplin beitrug. Herausgeber Eduard Hoffmann-Krayer (1864 - 1936) lehrte von 1909 an Germanistische Philologie an der Universität Basel; 1896 war er maßgeblich an der Gründung der Schweizerischen Gesellschaft für Volkskunde beteiligt. Der Volkskundeforscher Hanns Bächtold-Stäubli (1886 - 1941) trat als Forscher, Herausgeber und Organisator volkskundlicher Arbeiten, im Besonderen auch über Märchen und Sagen, hervor. Buchrücken im Farbton, wie stets bei dieser Ausgabe, minimal changierend, Band 1 mit kleinem Fleck. Sonst sehr gutes, nahezu tadelloses Exemplar der Ganzleinen-Ausgabe; auch innen frisches Exemplar, Seiten sauber und fleckenfrei. Der Neupreis der Ausgabe betrug seinerzeit EUR 1186,00. Weitere Fotos auf der Homepage des Antiquariats (bitte Art.-Nr. auf der Angebotsseite in das Suchfeld eingeben). Versand D: 5,00 EUR Handbuch Aberglauben Lexikon Volkskunde

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        The Magic Mountain

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1927. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Two volumes. First edition, first printings. Near Fine in Very Good slipcase. Stamping dulled, spine cloth on Volume I lightly faded, else a lovely set. The dust jacket is chipped along the rear edge, and a bit flaky and fragile. A nice set of Mann's Nobel Prize winning novel, very rare in slipcase.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Now We Are Six

      London: Methuen & Co. Ltd. Fine in Good+ dust jacket. 1927. First Edition; Signed by Author & Illustrator. Cloth. A lovely, just about Fine first edition, limited to 200 numbered copies, printed on handmade paper, signed by both author Milne and and illustrator Shepard. This particular copy is an unnumbered presentation copy for the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital. Bound in salmon paper covered boards with printed paper label on front board, beige buckram spine, edges uncut, many pages still unopened. Minor offsetting to endpapers, overall just about Fine condition in rather Good+ dust-wrapper, chipping to ends of tanned spine; Milne's a book of thirty-five children's verses including poems such as "King John's Christmas", "Binker" and "Pinkle Purr". Eleven of the poems in the collection are accompanied by illustrations featuring Winnie-the-Pooh. Milne dedicated this publication to Anne Darlington, childhood friend of his son, Christopher Robin, "because she is so speshal" [sic]. .

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        To the Lighthouse.

      London: The Hogarth Press,, 1927. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine gilt, yellow top-stain. With the pictorial dust jacket designed by Vanessa Bell. Partial tanning to endpapers, minor spotting to fore edge, extremities ever so slightly rubbed. An excellent copy in a slightly toned jacket slightly chipped at head and tail and with a couple of small splits. First edition, first impression. One of 3,000 copies printed. A particularly bright copy.

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        Kew Gardens. With decorations by Vanessa Bell.

      The Hogarth Press, London 1927 - Third edition - limited to 500 numbered copies, this being #163. Crown 4to. [48pp]. Pictorial paper-covered boards featuring a three-colour design by Vanessa Bell, marked, soiled and a little stained. Spine ends chipped with a little light wear to gutters. Endpapers lightly browned and with a small sliver of loss from the head of the front endpaper (where at some point it became adhered to the adjacent pastedown). A somewhat handled copy, but lovely and crisp internally, printed on rectos only, each with a border decoration by Vanessa Bell. Lacking the original unprinted glassine protector, and with a fresh sheet of protective acetate supplied. Kirkpatrick A3c. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A Treatise on the One-Humped Camel

      Stamford, Lincolnshire: Haynes & Son,, 1927. in Health and in Disease. Octavo. Original green cloth, gilt lettered spine. Monochrome frontispiece, 19 illustrations from photographs, 2 temperature charts, illustrations in the text. Spine slightly rolled and toned. A very good copy. First edition, first impression, scarce: Copac locates just nine copies in British and Irish institutional libraries (BL, Oxford, Cambridge, Liverpool, Trinity College Dublin, Edinburgh, Scotland, NHM, Wellcome), OCLC adds around 14 copies worldwide. Presentation copy from the author, inscribed on the front pastedown: "To my old pal, A. N. Foster, with best wishes from Arnold S. Leese". Arnold S. Leese (1878-1956) was a fascist politician and veterinarian, who was recognised as a leading authority on the camel and served as a camel specialist with the East Africa Protectorate; he also penned Out of Step: Events in the Two Lives of an Anti-Jewish Camel-doctor (Guildford 1951).

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        The Birds of the Malay Peninsula: A General Account of the Birds Inhabiting the Region

      H.F. & G. Witherby Ltd. Hardcover. Used: Very Good. The Birds of the Malay Peninsula: A General Account of the Birds Inhabiting the Region, from the Isthmus of Kra to Singapore with the Adjacent Islands. Volumes I-IV London: H.F. & G. Witherby Ltd., 1927-1939. Together with Volume V: Conclusion, and Survey of Every Species, by Lord MEDWAY and David R. WELLS, 1976. 125 plates by H. GR

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        2 eigenh. Postkarten mit U. ("Hofmannsthal").

      Rodaun, 9. und 17.VII.1923 bzw. 5.VII.1927. - Zus. ca. 3 S. An die Herstellungsleitung des S. Fischer Verlages in Berlin. Die ersten beiden Karten wegen Korrekturen bei der Drucklegung des ersten Bandes der "Gesammelten Werke"; die dritte Karte wegen Korrekturen bei der Neuausgabe seines Trauerspiels "Der Turm". ". Ich habe alle Bogen sofort zurückgesandt. Es muss also die Correctur der Bogen 1-9 verloren gegangen sein! Ich habe jetzt hier liegen: Bogen 20-22, und die früher abgängigen Bogen 16-17. Alle diese schicke ich noch heute nach sorgfältiger Durchsicht zurück . 2 Tage zu Bette. Habe heute sogleich indessen aufgelaufene Correcturen erledigt u. sogleich zurückgesandt. Mit Wortlaut des Titels einverstanden! Widmung oder Vorbemerkung erfolgt nicht [1923] . Wenn noch möglich, telephonisch folgende Correctur anordnen: Das Wort Vorhang soll am Ende aller Acte stehen, oder es soll auch am Ende des IIten Actes, wo es jetzt allein steht, getilgt werden ." [1927]. - Beigegeben eine masch. Postkarte Hofmannsthals ohne Unterschrift (Rodaun 23.I.1922, 1 1/2 S.), gleichfalls an den S. Fischer Verlag, mit dem dringenden Ersuchen, sich anläßlich der Herstellung seiner Werkausgabe mit dem Musikverlag Adolph Fürstner in Verbindung zu setzen, weil dieser für die Operntexte in jedem Band der Werkausgabe ausdrückliche Copyright-Hinweise verlange. ". Ich möchte keinen Ärger oder Conflicte wegen dieser Formalität." - Ferner beigegeben eine masch. Postkarte m. U. seiner Witwe Gerty Hofmannsthal (Bad Aussee 25.IX.1932), ebenfalls an die Herstellungsleitung von S. Fischer, Korrekturbogen betreffend.

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        Fiesta [The Sun Also Rises]

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1927, 1927. FIRST UK EDITION, first printing, first impression (Colonial issue). 8vo., pp. 471, with misprint 'Stones' for 'Stories', page 2, line 2. The British title for the novel published as 'The Sun Also Rises' in America. In the standard UK binding of mid-blue cloth with gilt titles, stamped 'OVERSEAS EDITION' to half title. Contents fine, binding sunned to backstrip and extremities. Rather scarce. Hanneman. Listed in The Telegraph's 20 Best Travel Books of All Time

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        Der Engel vom Westlichen Fenster. Roman.

      Leipzig : Grethlein & Co, 1927. Erstauflage, EA 440 S. 8°, Pappband mit Leinenrücken von Gustav Meyrink gewidmet, datiert und signiert \" frau Berta Graf in freundschaft Gustav Meyring 7. Nov. 1927 \", Einband etwas begriffen und angestaubt, sonst guter Zustand Versandkostenfreie Lieferung

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      Paris: Henri Floury, 1927. No. 270 OF 274 COPIES on vélin d'Arches (of a total edition of 302) n. Hardcover. 245 x 192 mm (9 1/2 x 7 1/2"). 84, [2], pp., [1] leaf (colophon). No. 270 OF 274 COPIES on vélin d'Arches (of a total edition of 302). Publisher's color illustrated wrappers, original glassine. With 76 illustrations including wrapper image by André Hellé, hand colored in gouache via pochoir stenciling by J. Saudé. Half-inch joint split at spine head and tail, mild edgewear, glassine with many small chips to spine and edges, but AN EXTREMELY APPEALING COPY, the fragile book quite solid, and internally quite clean, fresh, and bright, with very rich coloring. Illustrated with great charm in vivid colors, this volume is comprised of two Loti stories that harken back to his childhood in the city of Saint Pierre on Oléron, an island off France's Atlantic coast. "House of Grandmothers" and "Miss Anna, A Very Humble Doll" are memoirs intended for children of all ages. "Pierre Loti" is the pseudonym for Julien Viaud (1850-1923), who wrote popular novels at the same time that he was a career officer in the French navy. He was known for incorporating material from his life and details from the exotic places he visited to give his novels deep levels of emotion and authenticity. Inspired by Monet, he endeavored to write as the Impressionists painted. Contemporary critic Edmund Gosse said that "at his best Pierre Loti was unquestionably the finest descriptive writer of the day. In the delicate exactitude with which he reproduced the impression given to his own alert nerves by unfamiliar forms, colors, sounds and perfumes, he was without a rival. But he was not satisfied with this exterior charm; he desired to blend with it a moral sensibility of the extremest refinement, at once sensual and ethereal." Artist André Hellé produced humorous illustrations for all the leading French periodicals during the first half of the 20th century. Though famed as a theater set designer, he illustrated many books, most of which, as here, were inspired by childhood. This endearing but fragile book has, not surprisingly, become quite rare in the marketplace, and it is remarkably so in the original glassine.

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        The Works of Jane Austen

      London: Eveleigh Nash & Grayson, 1927. Five octavo volumes, original blue cloth lettered in gilt. Title pages printed in red and black. Light offsetting to endpapers, short closed tear to headcap of Volume II. "Georgian Edition" of Austen's novels, with introductions by John Bailey, complete in five volumes: Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park, Emma, and a final volume containing Northanger Abbey, Persuasion, Lady Susan, and The Watsons. "This sensation of listlessness, weariness, stupidity, this disinclination to sit down and employ myself, this feeling of everything's being dull and insipid about the house! — I must be in love; I should be the oddest creature in the world if I were not — for a few weeks at least." A near-fine set, bright and clean in original publishers cloth.

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        Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, 1864-1901. Dessins - Estampes - Affiches.

      H. Floury,, Paris, 1927 - Paris, H. Floury, 1927. 4°. 281 (1) S., 1 Blatt. Mit zahlreichen Abb., teilw. farbig und auf Tafeln. Original-Broschur mit farbig illus. Deckel. Nr. 1504 der normalen Ausgabe. Ausführliche Monographie über Toulouse-Lautrec von seinem Freund, dem Kunsthändler Maurice Joyant, der früh Ausstellungen für den Künstler organisierte und Verwalter von dessen Nachlass wurde. - Umschlag gebräunt. Sprache: Französisch / Français / French Original-Broschur mit farbig illus. Deckel. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        HENRI DE TOULOUSE-LAUTREC- 1864-1901. Vol. 2; Dessins-Estampes-Affiches

      Paris: Henri Floury, 1927. First Edition. Original wraps. Very good +. In custom archival slipcase (spine faded) . 282 pp. 1/4" tears to head/tail of spine, but they do not affect text block. With all 22 lithographed color reproductions and one original dry point etching by Lautrec: "Portrait de Monsieur X" (1898).

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        Ulysses. Vom Verfasser geprüfte deutsche Ausgabe von Georg Goyert. 3 Bände. Privatdruck.

      Basel/Leipzig, Rhein Verlag 1927. - 458, 465, 662 S. Orig.-Halbleder mit Kopfgoldschnitt u. Rückenschild. Erste deutsche Ausgabe.- Slocum D 45.- Eines v. 1000 nummerierten Exemplaren auf Bütten.- Ein Blatt unsauber aufgeschnitten, gutes Exemplar.

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        The Exile. No. 1

      Dijon: Maurice Darantiere 1927 - 8vo., red wrappers printed in black; slightly darkened spine. First edition, first issue, one of 500 printed. Pound's short-lived literary magazine included contributions by Pound, Ernest Hemingway, Richard Aldington, Guy Hickok, and John Rodker. Hemingway's misspelled poem, "Nothoemist," is hand corrected by Pound. An exceptional copy of a legendary publication. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Old Manors, Old Houses.

      Quebec. Historic Monuments Commission. 1927. - 27cm, viii,376p. with 6 colour plates & 269 full-page plates of "old manors and old houses",FINE BINDING:in full treed brown calf, gilt decorated raised bands, gilt border and ornate center panels decorations on the spine, crushed green morocco label gilt, gilt ruled borders on the boards incorporating centre beveled board edges, elaborated inner dentelles with satin doublure endpapers, t.e.g., original stiff printed wraps bound in, in matched marbled slipcase, a fine binding attributed to Charles M.A. Dorion, in pencil on the front endpaper, fine (cgc) [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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      New York: George H. Doran Company, [1927] - Octavo, pp. [1-2] [1-8] 9-315 [316-318: blank] [note: first and last leaves are blanks], original dark gray cloth, front and spine panels stamped in orange, top edge stained black, fore and bottom edges rough trimmed. First edition. In an isolated western Massachusetts community descendants of the Salem witches follow the rituals of their elders. "Highly effective." - H. P. Lovecraft, Supernatural Horror in Literature, pp. 73-4. "This tale of witchcraft and ancestral memory in backwoods Massachusetts owes much to Nathaniel Hawthorne . portions of THE PLACE CALLED DAGON may have served as a model for the Dunwich milieu in Lovecraft's fiction." - Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 178. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 703. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 93. Bleiler (1978), p. 84. Reginald 37804. A fine copy in a very good dust jacket with some light rubbing, primarily to the edges, spine ends and a portion of the spine panel near the front joint; two tiny closed tears to upper and lower front panel; the rear panel of the jacket, so susceptible to dust-soiling, is remarkably clean. A very attractive copy of a book seldom found in jacket. (#145583) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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