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        La Collection Foulc: Objets d'art du moyen age et de la renaissance, Vol. 2, Planches

      Paris, France: Editions Les Beaux-Arts, 1927. Ce n'est pas une édition bilingue. Texte en français uniquement, pas en anglais. This is not a bilingual edition. Text in French only, not in English. This is the plates volume of a book that was issued as a two-volume set, the first volume being the text volume. This is no. 13 of 250 numbered copies. All copies on Arches paper. Issued December 1, 1927. The plates engraved by Raoul Varin were drawn by H. Geny-Gros, and the plates engraved by Dujardin were drawn by Dujardin himself. Text printed by l'Imprimerie l'Hoir, Paris. With LXXXVI heliotype plates in duo-tone. First and presumed only printing of this book. Large folio, 15 x 11.25 inches. Original paper wrappers and over-wrappers, European-style. The over-wrappers are somewhat age-darkened, and with title page reproduced on the front over-wrapper and with lettering also to the spine. Virtually unbumped spine head and tail and with fairly sharp corners. The wrapper is firmly attached to the text-block. The wrappers and over-wrappers are exceptionally clean. Light off-setting to the front and rear FEPs from the over-wrappers. The book contains a double-page heliotype showing an impressive room housing part of the Foulc Collection, followed by 86 full-page plates (except that Plate LIII is double-page), as called for. With deckled fore and bottom page edges to a handsome effect. Some light rubbing marks to the front over-wrapper, else the book is exceptionally clean, inside and out. A Very Good Plus copy. Very scarce in any condition. An extremely valuable reference work for collectors and dealers of objets d'art from the Middle Ages and the Renaissance.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good Plus. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

      [Bookseller: Marc Sena Carrel]
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        INTERNATIONALE ARCHITEKTUR - BAUHAUSBUECHER 1. Zweite veränderte Auflage. Herausgegeben von Walter GROPIUS.

      Albert Langen Verlag (1927). In - 8 (mm. 230x182), bross. orig. a colori, pp. 111. Introdotto da una breve prefazione di Walter Gropius, il volume è interamente illustrato in b.n. da tavole (foto e disegni) che raffigurano edifici contemporanei e progetti architettonici, riunendo il Gotha dell?architettura internazionale: Behrens, van de Velde, Gropius, Meyer, Kosina, Taut, Lloyd Wright, van der Rohe, Loos, Le Corbusier e Jeanneret, ecc. L?Italia è presente con due immagini dello stabilimento Fiat di Torino con il circuito di collaudo sul tetto. E? questo il primo volume dei ?Bauhausbuecher? (importante pubblicazione che promuove gli ideali del Bauhaus e il vero concetto di ?Stile Internazionale), in seconda edizione, riveduta e aumentata di nuove immagini (la prima è del 1925). Esemplare ben conservato.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Malavasi]
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        HISTORIA DE ESPAÑA Y SU INFLUENCIA EN LA HISTORIA UNIVERSAL

      - Historia de España y su influencia en la historia universal.- Barcelona, Salvat Editores, 1927-1950; 9 tomos en 12 volúmenes en 4º mayor bellamente estampada con escudo y título grabado en oro, lomera cuajada. Ejemplar conformado con tomos de la primera y segunda edición que cronológicamente no afecta a su lectura. Papel satinado. 1º, VIII-1053 pp. 40 láminas. 2º, IX-1050 pp. 38 láminas 3º 1ª parte XI- 594 pp. 12 láminas. 3º 2ª parte, VIII-655 pp. 31 láminas. 3º 3ª parte VIII-584 pp. 19 láminas. 4º, 1ª parte, XII-1144 pp. 19 láminas. 4º 2ª parte, 2 h. 774 pp. 1 h. 29 láminas. 5º, 2 h. 528 pp. 45 láminas. 6º, 2 h. 814 pp. 1 h. 28 láminas. 7º, 2 h. 804 pp. 36 láminas. 8º, 2 h. 778 pp. 1h. 30 láminas. 9º, 2 h. 772 pp. 25 láminas. Algun subrayado y anotación. Todos los tomos con profusión de ilustraciones en el texto.

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        THE TWENTY THIRD PSALM. Illustrated by Paul Paschetto. Rome, Privately Printed, 1927.

      - Splendida pubblicazione, in formato cm.38,8x33,4, composta da 30 pagine doppie. Legatura originale in piena pergamena con immagine di Cristo, con una pecora in spalla, impressa in tricromia al piatto anteriore. Dorso a quattro nervature. Il testo, in lingua inglese, comprende una Prefazione di Enrico Sartorio, il testo del Salmo XXXIII impresso in rosso e nero e nove tavole silografiche impresse in bianco e nero e applicate. Ogni tavola riporta la sigla dell'Autore apposta a matita in forma circolare, con l'indicazione, sempre a matita, dell'anno di stampa. A fronte di esse altrettante tavole in bicromia che ripetono il testo del Salmo. Un ricco fregio silografico anche all'inizio e in fine al volume. Tiratura limitatissima di 100 copie numerate e firmate da Paschetto. Il nostro è l'esemplare n°21, offerto a Pietro Fedele. Con dedica manoscritta: "A S.E. Pietro Fedele, con rispettosa devozione, Enrico Sartorio. Giorno di San Pietro 1928". Stupenda raffigurazione grafica del cosiddetto "Salmo del buon pastore", in spettacolari condizioni di conservazione. "Paolo Paschetto, di famiglia valdese, nacque il 12 febbraio 1885 a Torre Pellice, in provincia di Torino, dove è morto il 9 marzo 1963. Si diplomò' all'Istituto di Belle Arti di Roma. Ancora studente comincio' ad esporre alle Promotrici romane ed alla Quadriennale di Torino. Professore di Ornato all'Istituto di Belle Arti di Roma dal 1914 al 1948, fu artista polivalente, passando dalla xilografia alla grafica, dall'olio all'affresco, dalla pittura religiosa al paesaggio. Svolse un'intensa attivita' nel campo delle arti grafiche, collaborando con le principali case editrici e istituti d'arte grafica e pubblicando opere su riviste. Risalgono al 1900 le sue prime xilografie di soggetto vario (paesaggi, ex libris, illustrazioni); dal 1910 in poi i suoi legni trattarono per lo piu' temi religiosi, tra queste: Il Credo Apostolico (otto grandi legni), Il Salmo del buon Pastore (otto legni), Il Padre Nostro (otto legni), Costumi valdesi. E' di questo periodo la decorazione, eseguita da Paschetto, del Tempio Valdese di Roma in Piazza Cavour, che, sempre sottolineando il legame ideale fra evangelici e protocristiani, si ispira liberamente alle basiliche paleocristiane, con motivi di chiara ascendenza liberty. Gli evangelici, rompendo una tradizione nata come reazione all'abuso di decorazioni, capace di destare nei fedeli forme eccessive di religiosità, tornavano ad esprimere la loro fede con il linguaggio artistico, imitando anche in questo i cristiani dei primi secoli. Il grande tempio fu ufficialmente inaugurato, dopo tre anni di lavori, l'8 febbraio 1914. Sempre su cartoni del Paschetto vennero realizzate le vetrate, che per il valore di testimonianza ed insegnamento loro attribuito dall'autore, secondo l'uso antico, rappresentano il vero fulcro di tutta la decorazione, in cui l'atmosfera creata dai giochi floreali delle alte trifore sostiene lo svelarsi attraverso i simboli biblici del ricco contenuto della fede. Dal 1925 Paolo Paschetto si dedicò anche alla pittura di paesaggio, senza abbandonare la xilografia da lui prediletta. Partecipò a numerose mostre italiane ed estere e tenne personali a Roma, Torino, Biella, Pinerolo, Verona. Fu autore, tra l'altro, di numerosi francobolli, compresa "la rondine" della prima emissione italiana di posta aerea e dell'emblema, simbolo ufficiale della Repubblica Italiana dal 5 maggio 1948. Nel 1947 venne indetto dalla Costituente un concorso per l'emblema della Repubblica: vi parteciparono 341 concorrenti con 637 disegni e la commissione scelse la soluzione di Paschetto che rappresentava una cinta turrita con una porta aperta al centro, completata dalla figurazione del mare e di una stella raggiante; l'emblema era circondato da una corona di ulivo con le parole "Unità e Libertà". L'originario bozzetto gli venne piu' volte cambiato ed infine stravolto per esigenze araldiche, politiche, pratiche. Fu, comunque, un impegno che stimolò un certo lato [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Ballad of the Brown Girl. An Old Retold.

      New York and London: Harper & Brothers 1927 - 8vo., black cloth and beige boards, with paper spine label printed in black. First edition. One of five hundred copies, especially issued by "Opportunity Journal of Negro Life." The Dedication Copy, marked “A” (with the printed dedication: “To Witter Bynner”) and inscribed: “To Witter – For whom this poem was written, with no thought of the pleasurable friendship it would bring. Sincerely, Countee Cullen,” on the extra colophon leaf; with Bynner’s library bookplate ----- Witter Bynner (1881-1968) once concocted an esoteric rating to evaluate Countee Cullen’s first volume of verse, Color. Using zeros and wing-shaped marks, the Brooklyn-born bard and editor graded each poem (poor, average, good, excellent): 36 scored zero; 13, one wing; 7, two wings; and one (“Incident”), three wings. The 1925 assessment reflected Bynner’s own lofty standards and honest perception of Cullen’s writing. Two years earlier in the Witter Bynner Undergraduate Poetry Contest, the New York University sophomore disappointingly won “honorable mention” for “The Ballad of the Brown Girl” by judges Carl Sandburg, Alice Corbin, and Bynner. According to biographer David Levering Lewis, in November (two months before The Crisis announced the contest winners), Bynner had discreetly consoled Cullen about being outvoted in ceding the poem top prize. When the exquisitely crafted tale about a doomed interracial relationship was published in 1927, Bynner inherited the first copy. Although the pages were never cut, the dedicatee’s memory was unquestionably clear: still present on the title page is the faint imprint of three wing-shaped marks. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: North Star Rare Books & Manuscripts]
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        THE OXFORD BOOK OF AMERICAN VERSE. Signed.

      Oxford University Press, New York 1927 - Carman, Bliss. THE OXFORD BOOK OF AMERICAN VERSE. Oxford University Press, New York, 1927. 8vo., 680pp. Publisher's dark blue cloth, gilt lettered at the spine, top edge gilt. A fine unique Association Copy Inscribed by Carman to first cousin & great friend, Sir Charles G. D. Roberts the grand 'Old Man' of Canadian Letters on the front free endpaper. "This book is not as good / as the Second Edition / will be, but until / then, best wishes to C. G. / Bliss". An exceptional example. Bliss Carman FRSC [April 15, 1861 - June 8, 1929] Preeminent Canadian poet, born William Bliss Carman, Fredericton, New Brunswick. Published under the name "Bliss Carman," although the "Bliss" is his mother's surname. Arguably Canada's best known poet, dubbed by some the "unofficial poet laureate of Canada." He later moved to New York & was influential as both an editor & writer for Cosmopolitan, the Atlantic Monthly, the Chap Book and other journals. Recognized for his anthology & editing of the 10 volume work, The World's Best Poetry, 1904 & The Oxford book of American verse. In 1928 he was awarded the Lorne Pierce Gold Medal by the Royal Society of Canada. Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts, KCMG , FRSC , BA [January 10, 1860 – November 26, 1943]. Canadian poet & prose writer. Besides his own body of work, Roberts is known as the "Father of Canadian Poetry" because he served as an inspiration for other writers of his time. Roberts, his cousin Bliss Carman, Archibald Lampman and Duncan Campbell Scott were known as the "Confederation poets". [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        Oeuvres Complètes Notes et Commentaires de Maurice Le Blond Texte de l’édition Eugène Fasquelle.

      Paris: François Bernouard, [1927-29]. - 50 Volumes. 8vo. with half-titles. contemporary half morocco, t.e.g., original printed wrs. bound in (spines sunned & a few with rubbing or small nicks on raised bands). One of 5000 numbered copies on Vergé d’alfa.

      [Bookseller: D & E LAKE LTD. (ABAC/ILAB)]
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        WE": The Famous Flier's Own Story of His Life and His Transatlantic Flight, Together With His Views on the Future of Aviation.

      Putnam's Sons,, New York: 1927 - First edition. One of 1,000 numbered copies SIGNED by Lindbergh. In the original glassine dust jacket and dark blue gift box. A fine copy in original half-vellum boards, with text printed on Old Stratford Linen paper and top edge gilt. Glassine jacket only moderately worn, and the box shows only light use. Publisher's note on this edition laid in. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quill & Brush, member ABAA]
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        "We"

      New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons. 1927. Seventeenth printing (four months after the first). Bookplate of Frank Russell on the front pastedown, slight foxing in the text, else a bright, near fine copy lacking the dustwrapper. Boldly Signed by Lindbergh on the verso of the frontispiece, underneath an inscription: "To Frank Russell," which looks contemporary and in the same ink, but is probably in a secretarial hand. Frank Russell was the President of Curtiss Aircraft, the leading American manufacturer of aircraft of the time. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        We

      With a Foreword by Myron T. Herrick, U.S. Ambassador to France. Fully Illustrated. New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1927. FIRST EDITION. Hardcover. Inscribed by Lindbergh on the verso of the frontispiece (effectively, the first blank leaf) and dated January, 1930. Clean, near fine copy in a bright unfaded dust jacket, lightly edgeworn, in the original publisher's box (also slightly worn).

      [Bookseller: Robert Dagg Rare Books]
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        Signature on a page from his book

      1927. unbound. Signed vintage photograph on the back of an original 1927 image of Lindbergh standing in front of the Spirit of St. Louis. This page, which measures 7.25 x 5 inches, was removed from the book "We," his account of his transatlantic flight, published in July 1927 by G.P. Putnam and Sons. On the back of the photo George P. Putnam has written in his distinct hand: "Oct. 25, 1927 - Dear Kip - Wishing you success at St. Georges School." Directly beneath, Lindbergh has written "Sincerely" followed by his name in full. Light dust-soiling; otherwise very good condition.

      [Bookseller: Argosy Book Store]
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        Thomas l'Imposteur. Histoire et Dessins par Jean Cocteau.

      Gallimard/NRF. Paris. 1927., Paris. - 4to. Wrappers. Pochoir frontis and numerous line drawings full-page and vignette, with tissue guards by Cocteau. Uncut. No.124/320 copies on velin, from a total edition of 373. Covers worn and frayed at lower edge, spine panel cracked. Diagonal crease on first 12 pages. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Roe and Moore]
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        WE

      New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1927. Book. Illus. by With Photos. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. An aviation cornerstone. Complete; in the publisher's slipcase. Extremely scarce thus..

      [Bookseller: Brooklyn Books]
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        L'INGÉNU .

      A. Blaizot, Paris - 1927 - Avec 29 burins et eaux - fortes hors texte originaux et 19 eaux - fortes originaux en - tête de B. Naudin. 176 pages . Edition limité à 351 exemplaires .Celui ci un des 50 exemplaires sur papier du Japon , avec les eaux -- fortes en deux états , l'eau - forte pure et l'état terminé.- Plein maroquin janséniste aubergine, dos lisse , doublure et garde de moire argenté, tranches dorées à témoins , la belle couverture et dos originales conservés .Etui. REL : CREUZEVAULT . Très bon état .- *** .One of the 50 copies on japan paper , with the 29 etchings in 2 states . Full aubergine morocco. Binding signed by CREUZEVAULT. very fine conditions.- Size: In 4to [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: MAGNASCO]
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        Now We Are Six. Decorations by Ernest H. Shepard

      London, Methuen and Co., 1927., 1927. First Edition in publisher's De Luxe binding of blue full morocco with gilt titles and decoration to spine, decorative gilt rule to boards with gilt-stamped illustration to centre of upper; all edges gilt, pink pictorial end papers. 8vo.; pp. 103. Neat small inscription to f.f.e.p. A fine copy held in a protective custom made blue cloth wallet. Book Collector No.271, 'The Great Illustrators'.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        Now We are Six. With Decorations by Ernest H. Shepard

      London: Methuen & Co. (1927). . First deluxe edition, 8vo, (xii), 103, (1) pp. Illustrations throughout. Original Publisher’s limp blue morocco with gilt decoration, spine slightly sunned with faint rubbing to ends, a handsome copy.

      [Bookseller: Bow Windows Bookshop]
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        Letter signed.

      Grimstad, 9. VIII. 1927. - Large 8vo. 1 p. To an unnamed addressee, asking him to contact Albert Langen (Hamsun's German publisher) who is commissioned by Hamsun to negotiate on his behalf.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Death Comes for the Archbishop

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1927. First. First edition. Contemporary gift inscription, else fine in a nice, near fine dustwrapper with a very short tear on the front panel, and a touch of age-toning at the spine of the off-white jacket. One of the nicest copies we've seen in recent years of Cather's classic character study of two Frenchmen trying to organize a Catholic Diocese on the frontier of New Mexico. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        La congiura dei passeri

      Milano; Morreale G. 1927 - in 8°; pp. 54 (2); br.; 1^ ed. Copertina originale ill. a colori da Fortunato Depero. "Una delle copertine più belle dei libri futuristi italiani" così era stata definita da Marinetti ai tempi della sua uscita editoriale. Bella dedica autografa dell'aut. di forte impatto futurista (cfr. Cammarota, Futurismo, p. 227; Salaris, Bibliografia, p. 39)

      [Bookseller: IL LIBRAIO]
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        Original Aquarell über Bleistift [erotische Darstellung].

      [Cottbus], 1927,. 14,8 x 9,6 cm, oben links mit Bleistift datiert "1927". Rückseitig Montagereste.. Brühl (1983), Seite 224. - Busch gehörte zu den Mitarbeitern von Herwarth Walden und dem STURM; besonders bekannt ist er für die Ausstattungen der STURM-Bälle. Ausstellungen im Sturm hatte er zusammmen mit Maria Uhden und Johannes Molzahn.

      [Bookseller: Stader Kunst-Buch-Kabinett]
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        Studien aus Spanien. Zehn Original Lithographien.

      - Berlin, Bruno Cassirer o.J. (1927). Gr.-Folio (50,2 : 33,8 cm). 2 Bl. Titel, Inhalt u. Druckvermerk (sämtl. Text in Lithogr.) sowie 10 signierte Lithographien, davon 1 in Farben. Orig.-Ganzpergament-Kassette mit Deckelillustr. von Orlik. Exemplar X von 10 römisch numerierten Ex. der Vorzugsausgabe (A) auf Japanpapier. Es wurden insgesamt lediglich 30 Exemplare gedruckt! (11-30 auf holländisch Bütten). Der lithogr. Text auf Zanders-Bütten. - Bl. 7 "Sevillanerin mit Kind" wurde durch einen

      [Bookseller: Gerhard Zähringer, Antiquariat & Galerie]
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        The small bachelor

      Methuen 1927 - London 1927 orange cloth first edition with second issue wrapper .F/F .Methuen printed 20,000 copies including 2500 in colonial cloth 1000 in colonial wraps ,1300 for mcclelland (canadian publisher) and 590 which were used in the 3/6 edition ,reference methuen records with blue cloth and variants in orange and tan cloth . The book is fine ,fresh with no defect ,the wrapper has had minor restoration and has minor rubbing . [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Dick Neal Fine Books]
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        Meet Mr Mulliner

      McClelland & Stewart 1927 - I am not sure but it looks as though prior to 1927 Herbert Jenkins bound the Canadian editions in their format with MCclellend and Stewart prelims and their badging on the spine of the book .There seems to be a bit of a miss mash with the early editions until they bound their own editions.I'm guessing that both publishers waited until they were satisfied that there was a worthwhile market before M and S took over ,but at this stage theres not enough information to be sure and as these copies rarely turn up it will need more time . [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Dick Neal Fine Books]
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        Giants in the Earth: A Saga of the Prairie

      Harper & Brothers, Publishers, New York 1927 - The special presentation edition, bound in finely woven tan cloth with impressionistic cloud designs in soft colors, especially on the rear panel. The delicate colors on the front boards have faded away. With a paper label on the spine: title and author and presentation edition, autographed. On the limitation page: "This Presentation Edition of Giants in the Earth is limited to one hundred copies signed by the author of which this is number 13. Signed brightly in blue ink "O.E. Rolvaag." The binding is worn, faded and lightly shaken. Internally very good and clean. "In his novels, Rölvaag was primarily concerned with the theme of immigration, which he explored in his largely autobiographical Letters from America (1912) and The Boat of Longing (1921). He took a one-year leave of absence from St. Olaf College and lived in lonely cabin in Minnesota to write the epic that would become Giants in the Earth. He originally wrote all his novels in Norwegian and then helped translate them into English. Two novels, I de dage (In Those Days) and Riket grundlaeges (The Kingdom Is Founded) were first published in Norway in 1924 and 1925. They were then translated into English and published in the United States in one volume, Giants in the Earth (1927)." (Spark Notes) Worn with light vertical crease to spine Presentation Edition, Stated "First Edition" and "Autographed" [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Brainerd Phillipson Rare Books]
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        Géographie Universelle

      Librairie Armand Colin 1927 - 15 Tomes en 23 volumes très bien reliés . Des centaines de photos et de cartes dans chaque VOLUME publiés entre 1927 et 1935 , COMMENT SE SITUER DANS LE MONDE sur tous les CONTINENTS REf livre 720 boîte 54 et 55 . [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Michel Guay]
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        Ejina River Archaeological Report(TitleLanguage) NEI MENG GU E JI NA HE LIU YU KAO GU BAO GAO

      Academy Press, 2014-03-01. paperback. New. Ship out in 2 business day, And Fast shipping, Free Tracking number will be provided after the shipment.Language:Chinese.Pub Date: 2014-03-01 Publisher: Academy Press Ejina River Archaeological Report is Bergmann Ejin Qi archaeological report. according to the 20th century. the English version of the compiler Volker Bergmann written by famous Swedish archaeologist together. This book is Bergmann 1927 in Inner Mongolia Ejinaqi Han Dynasty Ruins (ie Juyanhai ruins). in the bottom of Bongsudae excavated ancient well-preserved 102 BC to AD two years of the Han Dynasty about 4000 wooden slips. There... Satisfaction guaranteed,or money back.

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        MOSQUITOES - RICHARD HUGHES' COPY

      Boni & Liveright, New York 1927 - First Printing, published in a small run of 3,047 copies. Octavo; navy blue cloth, with titles stamped in yellow on spine and front panel; blue and white-patterned endpapers; 349pp. Light dust soil to upper edge of text, with some trivial rubbing to cloth at spine ends and "Chatto + Windus" written in an unknown hand in blue colored pencil at the top of the title page; Near Fine. First Issue dustjacket is unclipped, heavily sunned at spine, and a bit less so along flap folds, with some shallow chipping to spine ends and corner tips; Very Good+. Housed in a custom slipcase and chemise. An extraordinary association copy, which belonged to Welsh novelist Richard Hughes, and bearing his bookplate on the front pastedown. Hughes was instrumental in bringing Faulkner to the attention of the London firm Chatto & Windus, who published his first novel, 'Soldier's Pay,' in June of 1930. At the time, Faulkner was entirely unknown in England, and little-known or regarded in the U.S. Hughes wrote introductions to the British editions of 'Soldier's Pay,' 'The Sound and the Fury,' and 'Mosquitoes,' and can easily be credited with bringing Faulkner's writing to the attention of the English-speaking world. An honest copy, with a superb association. Petersen A4b. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        PAUL KLEE: CATALOGUE RAISONNÉ VOLUME 5: 1927-1930

      (KLEE, PAUL). Helfenstein, Josef & Christian Rumelin. The Paul Klee Foundation, Editor. PAUL KLEE: CATALOGUE RAISONNÉ VOLUME 5: 1927-1930. London & New York: Thames & Hudson Ltd., 2002. First Edition. 4to. Cloth in Illustrated Jacket. Catalogue Raisonné. As New/As New. 580pp, over 1,000 b&w and color illustrations. Text in English and German. With a bibliography, exhibition history and indices. This is the massive fifth volume of The Paul Klee Foundation at the Museum of Fine Arts in Berne's nine volume catalogue raisonné of paintings and works on paper by the renowned Swiss modern artist. It covers the years 1927 to 1930. A pristine example of the exceedingly limited (estimated at seven hundred copies) Thames and Hudson English language edition of 2002 still in the publisher's shrinkwrap. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its weight and value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. 0-500-09283-4 Inventory Number: 017189&

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        Mosquitoes

      New York: Liveright Publishing Corporation. (1927) / [but after July 25, 1933]. Second edition. Stated on the front flap of the dustwrapper as a "New Edition" with a price of $3.00, and ads on the rear panel as per Petersen. Fine in near fine "cardplayer" dustwrapper with some overall toning, and shallow loss at and near the crown. A handsome copy. Petersen Collection A4.3. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        DOCUMENTS POUR SERVIR A L'ETUDE DE L'ART EGYPTIEN

      Paris. Editions du Pegase & 1931 1927 - 2 volumes quarto, original publisher's cloth, one decorated one plain. Volume one- title, (xvi) 1-88 pages and 100 plates. Volume two- title (xv) 1-114 pages and 100 plates. Complete. Bindings a little worn but internally very clean. LIMITED EDITION OF 612 COPIES. See photos. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Charles Russell, ABA, ILAB, est 1978]
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        Les Hommes Abandonnes. Illustre de lithographies par M. de Vlaminck.

      Editions Marcel Seheur, Paris 1927 - One of 25 copies on Japon Shidzuoka with an extra suite on Chine, from a total issue of 345: 25 tirage de tete on Japon Shidzuoka as described above, 320 on Velin d'Arches ordinary issue (20 of which hors commerce). Page size: 12 7/8 x 9 1/4". Bound: full black crushed morocco by E. MAYLANDER spine with author, title, date and place in gilt, five raised bands extending to front and back panel simulating clasps, all edges gilt, caramel morocco doublures surrounded by gold fillet, brown and blue silk brocade flyleaves, paste-paper flyleaves, ex-libris on lower front paste- paper, signed on lower front turn-in, "Rel. E. Maylander. Dor.," original wrappers bound in, morocco-edged paste-paper slipcase, signed in gilt, "Maylander." spine a bit rubbed on raised bands. Illustrated with one original etching (frontispiece)and 24 original lithographs, plus two additional suites (the ordinary issue had one additional suite), this is the second Vlaminck title published by Seheur. Mourlot pulled the lithographs. Vlaminck (1876-1958), one of the more prolific members of the School of Paris, exhibited with the Fauves in 1905. His earlier work is generally more sought after than his later studied landscapes. This lovely book -- with its strong graphic images -- gives reason to that prejudice. References: Lilly Library, Beyond Illustration: The Livre d'Artiste in the Twentieth Century, No. 16. Rauch 94. See an Image. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Priscilla Juvelis Inc., ABAA]
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        THE WAR CHIEF.

      Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Co., 1927 - Octavo, pp. [1-8] [1] 2-283 [284: blank], original orange cloth, front panel stamped in brown and blind, spine panel stamped in brown. First edition. 6000 copies printed. Heins WC-1. Mild age-darkening to edges of text block, a nearly fine copy in bright, near fine four-color pictorial dust jacket (reproducing a painting by Paul Stahl on front panel) with light wear at spine ends and corner tips and dust soiling to rear panel. A very nice example of this colorful, uncommon jacket. (#113334) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Currey, L.W. Inc. ABAA/ILAB]
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        Revolt in the Desert ( Limited to 315 Copies )

      Jonathan Cape, London 1927 - Limited to 315 copies. Collation, 445[1]pp 20 illustrations including frontis & map. Bound in original publishers quarter brown leather, with buckram boards, gilt title lettering, gilt line on boards, top gilt edge others rough. Slight lean on spine, top board lightly dust/dirt marked, cloth on corners of top board slightly worn. Binding in very good firm condition.Internally, no loose pages, previous owners name/date on fixed endpaper. Pages and illustrations in very good clean condition throughout. 8993.A66 Size: Large 8vo [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: George Jeffery Books]
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        Revolt in the Desert

      Jonathan Cape, London - 1927, 1st Impression, 1st edition. () Very good. 445pp. Octavo. Publisher's brown cloth; blindstamped pub. Device to rear board. Spine title in gilt; some shelfwear to crown and foot, small rubs to both. Lower edges of boards slightly rubbed, corners lightly bumped. Textblock edges un-trimmed. Armorial bookplate to front fly. Portrait frontis; further 15 plates from portraits. Folding map to rear. A crisp copy; interior exceptionally bright. After the considerable cost to print his magnum opus, "The Seven Pillars of Wisdom". Lawrence was forced to consider an abridged version to be released more widely. The result was "Revolt", which sold out 4 further impressions after the first. Having cleared his debt, Lawrence had the right to halt publication, which he did, though the book continued to be printed in America and translated. (O'Brien A102) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Aquila Books(Cameron Treleaven) ABAC]
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        All 4 Winnie The Pooh Books.Now We Are Six ;Winnie The Pooh ;When We Were Very Young ;The House At Pooh Corner

      Metuen & Co.Ltd., London - Professionally leather bound 4 book set,housed in case with title to leather block on case front.This is a magnificent set put together and uniformly bound with gold titles to spines.amd front covers.The covers are all mint,no marks,rub,tears or wear,as new.Books are clean and blocks are all tight with no loose pages.All books are illustrated with line drawings throughout text. Now We Are Six Neat name on prelim;First edition 1927. Winnie The Pooh Inscriptions on prelim ;First edition 1926.When We Were Very Young Neat name on prelim ;Second edition December 1924.The House At Pooh Corner No names or inscriptions ;First edition 1928. Top of page edges on all 4 volumes are gold. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: THE BOOK SHOP]
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        L'Arte Del Libro E Della Rivista Nei Paesi D'Europe E D'America. (The Art of the Book and of the Review in Europe and America.)

      Bologna First edition. No. 683 of 750 numbered copies. 1927 - Two volumes. Size of binding: 10 in. x 13 7/8 in. Vol. I—424 pp; Vol. II—xxxiii, followed by designs and plates, xiii + printer's page. Text in Italian. Green and brown decorative end-papers. Vol. I-- 600 designs and facsimiles; Vol. II-- 500 illustrations and 1025 designs, many in color. Paper-covered boards with color design. Vol. I—covers and spine have dusting. Two nicks or bumps to front cover, one to back cover's lower corner. Some foxing to back cover and to the margin of the inside front cover. Vol. II—covers and spine have dusting. There is some fading to the printing on the front cover. Corners are bumped. Bump on upper margin of back cover. Some foxing to back cover, to the margin of the inside front cover, to the upper edge, and to the fore-edge. Present at the lower left corner of the front free-end paper of each volume is a small label from the Boston Book and Art Shop. Some pages show a few light, scattered, small tan spots. Weight is 12.5 lbs. Postage is extra on this item. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Keisogloff Rare Books, Inc.]
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        Mornings In Mexico

      Martin Secker, London 1927 - 178 pages. First English edition, first printing. Dust jacket cover drawing by Lawrence. one of 1,000 copies. A collection of eight essays about rural Mexican life. Fine book in a near fine dust jacket with a tiny (1/8"0 chip to the bottom of the front cover and the spine is very slightly toned. Also two 1" closed tears to the top two flap folds. Still, a beautiful copy! [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Fireproof Books]
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        Yan Meihua Paintings. All 2(Chinese Edition) YAN MEI HUA HUA JI QUAN 2 CE

      Shanghai People s Fine Arts Publishing House. hardcover. New. Ship out in 2 business day, And Fast shipping, Free Tracking number will be provided after the shipment.Hardcover. Publisher: Shanghai People s Fine Arts Publishing House. Yan Meihua. born in 1927 in Suzhou. Jiangsu. alias Xuean. the current position of the Chinese Artists Association. Shanghai Wen Shiguan Librarian. Shanghai Poetry Society. the people of Japan Satisfaction guaranteed,or money back.

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        Arthur Rackham's Book Of Pictures With An Introduction By Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch

      William Heinemann Ltd, 1927. Hardcover. VERY GOOD. 44 tipped-in colour illustrations with captioned guards. Some tanning, otherwise fine. Some foxing to text section at front. School prize label inside front cover (Liverpool Institute High School For Girls, Blackburne House, Marjorie Stazicker, 1929). Corners slightly bumped. Brown cloth with slight marks; gilt titling and motif of Liverpool Institute Schools; spine titling worn. No dust jacket. Main language English. No ISBN shown. Weight 1021g. Offers always considered - please contact us.

      [Bookseller: Booksort]
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        The Big Four

      London: W. Collins Sons & Co. Ltd.,, 1927. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles and ruling to spine and upper board in orange. A little rubbed, spine slightly rolled, spotting to edges, endpapers, and occasionally to the contents which are toned. A very good copy. First edition, first impression.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Principal Navigations, Voyages and Discoveries of the English Nation Made by Sea or Overland to the Remote and Farthest Distant Quarters of the Earth at Any Time Within the Compass of These 1600 Years (In Eight Volumes) [With]. The Voyages Traffiques & Discoveries of Foreign Voyagers with Other Matters Relating Thereto Contained in the "Navigations" (In Two Volumes)

      J. M. Dent and Sons Limited, London & Toronto - 1927-1928. (Hardcover) Near fine. Folio. Bound in early 19th century full dark purple morocco. Attractive panelled decoration on the boards. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. Near contemporary manuscript notations on the title pages. A few near contemporary notations in the text. `. Introduction by John Masefield (Volumes 1-8) & Ernest Rhys (Volumes 9-10). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Aquila Books(Cameron Treleaven) ABAC]
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        Candide Or All For The Best …With 10 Etchings By Clara Tice

      New York: The Bennett Libraries Inc., [Printed in Haarlem by Johann Enschedé], 1927., 1927. 2 Parts in 1 [continuous pagination]. pp. 119, [1]blank], [title leaf], 123-182, [7]index. with half-title. titles in red & black. 10 hand-coloured etchings by Clara Tice. tissue guards with legends. contemporary full dark red morocco, front cover & spine decorated with 3 gilt-stamped nudes after designs by Tice, t.e.g., others uncut (a few gatherings roughly opened, lower edge of 1 plate bit tatty). First Edition with Illustrations by Clara Tice [1888-1973], Limited to 1000 copies, this one of 250 on deckle-edge Pannekoek paper (copy unnumbered). This is an exact reprint of the earliest English text, printed in Holland by the firm of Johann Enschedé En Zonen of Haarlem, which was founded in 1703. It was entirely set by hand from type cast by the Dutch printing firm from original Didot matrices. Clara Tice was famous for her bohemian dress and lifestyle, her dadaist affiliation and her nudes. In 1915, Tice "became an overnight sensation" when one of her early exhibitions, at Polly’s Restaurant in Greenwich Village, drew the venom of anti-vice crusader Anthony Comstock. Tice was later to remark that Comstock "was some press agent". Frank Crowninshield, editor of Vanity Fair magazine, where Tice was later employed for a brief period as a staff artist, published photographs of Tice’s nudes and announced a mock trial to be held in her defence, to which the public was invited to act as the plaintiff’s attorney, witness, jury, and judge. "She will be tried…and therefore acquitted of the charges of having committed unspeakable, black atrocities on white paper, abusing slender bodies of girls, cats, peacocks and butterflies." (Naumann, New York Dada 1915-23, pp. 117-20).

      [Bookseller: D & E Lake Ltd. (ABAC, ILAB)]
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        Revolt in the Desert,

      George H. Doran Company, New York 1927 - 4to. xvi,(4),335pp. Publisher's blue cloth, leather label, gilt. Illustrated with 18 illustrations plus a frontispiece, some in color. Folding map present at rear. Large paper edition: One of 250 numbered copies. The spine is lightly sunned and the lettering label chipped at edges, the glassine protective sheet between the frontispiece and the title page is darkened with age and partially separated at the gutter, else this is a very good copy of Lawrence of Arabia's description of the Arab War. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Thorn Books, ABAA]
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        The Strange Case of Mr. Henry Marchmont ( UK Title: The Bedford Row Mystery)

      Alfred A. Knopf, New York 1927 - First American edition ( originally published in the UK in 1925 as The Bedford Row Mystery). A SCARCE book under either title. A terrific mystery from the author of The Markenmore Mystery, The Middle Temple Murder and many others. A NEAR FINE book in VERY GOOD+ (RARE) jacket with wonderfully evocative art. Laid in is an AUTOGRAPHED NOTE , with the blindstamped address Hambrook, Emsworth , Hants and dated Aug. 21 1923, SIGNED by the author in response to a collector seeking an autograph for his collection. The 8 1/2" x 6 7/8" heavy paper stock has been folded twice . A VERY COLLECTIBLE title with SCARCE ephemera ! ** See our new cheaper postal rates to the USA and abroad.** [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: THE USUAL SUSPECTS (IOBA)]
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