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        Now We Are Six

      London: Methuen & Co Ltd, 1927. London: Methuen & Co Ltd, 1927. The First Edition Online Bookstore has the very scarce and collectable children's illustrated book A.A. Milne Now We Are Six second edition book with the rare dust jacket for sale. This is the A.A. Milne Now We Are Six second edition published by Methuen and Co Ltd London in 1927, which is the same year as the first edition book. A.A. Milne Now We Are Six is the third of the Winnie the Pooh books that was written by Alan Alexander Milne (1882-1956) for his son Christopher Robin Milne, who features in the books as Winnie the Pooh's friend Christopher Robin. The A.A. Milne Now We Are Six dust jacket is wonderfully illustrated to the front of the dust jacket, back of the dust jacket and to the spine of the dust jacket with characters that includes Christopher Robin and Winnie the Pooh. The dust jacket is in Good condition being complete but with marks, slight darkening to the spine, wear to the top of the spine and corners, and small loss to the foot of the spine. The A.A. Milne Now We Are Six original binding is a deep rich red colour with the front board bearing a gilt illustration by E.H. Shepard of Christopher Robin playing with a toy train, the back board bearing a gilt illustration of Winnie the Pooh and Piglet buying a ticket. The spine has the author, title and publisher details also in gilt lettering. The binding for this very collectable A.A. Milne Now We Are Six Winnie the Pooh book is in Near Fine condition with only incredibly minor wear to the bottom of the spine and to the corners. The gilt borders, illustrations and lettering are extremely bright and the red boards still very bright and crisp and feels as though they are new. This is one of the best examples of A.A. Milne Now We Are Six bindings that we have offered for sale. A.A. Milne Now We Are Six has 103 numbered pages, top edge gilt, with double page illustrations to the front endpapers and the rear endpapers, on an attractive pink background. The endpapers are completely clean and fresh and in Fine condition. A.A. Milne Now We Are Six has 35 sections of great A.A. Milne verses for children that have been beautifully illustrated by E.H. Shepard. Included in A.A. Milne Now We Are Six are some of the earliest Winnie the Pooh and Christopher Robin illustrations by E.H. Shepard that inspired the Winnie the Pooh animation Walt Disney films. The Half Title Page and the publisher's imprint page at the end of the book has a dark vertical patch which is very common for these books. Importantly there are no inscriptions in this A.A. Milne Now We Are Six book that we have for sale. The pages are very tightly bound-in and are in Very Good to Near Fine condition. This is a highly collectable example of A.A. Milne Now We Are Six that will make a wonderful addition to any A.A. Milne Winnie the Pooh book collection or any collection of vintage children's illustrated books.. Second Edition. Original Decorative Cloth. Very Good/Good. Illus. by E.H. Shepard.

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        Choix de Poemes

      Paris - Mercure de France, 1927. Paris - Mercure de France, 1927 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A collection of the Belgian poet Verhaeren's works, dating from the 1920s. Thirteenth Edition. Featuring a photographic portrait frontispiece. 'Avec une preface d'Albert Heumann. Une bibliographie et un portrait'. Emile Verhaeren (21 May 1855 27 November 1916) was a Belgian poet who wrote in the French language, and one of the chief founders of the school of Symbolism. Condition: In a half morocco binding with marbled boards. Externally, smart with some shelfwear only. Fading to the spine. Internally, firmly bound. Age toning but generally clean with just some spots to the endpapers and text block edges. Slight chipping to the fore edge of the frontispiece. Overall: VERY GOOD..

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        London Tradesmen

      London - Elkin Mathews and Marrot Ltd., 1927. London - Elkin Mathews and Marrot Ltd., 1927 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A limited numbered edition of only 530 copies printed of which only 500 were for sale, nos. 326 to 500 in the United States of America. This isnumber 487. First edition thus. A collection of eleven sketches by Trollopewhich appeared anonymously at interviews in the Pall Mall Gazette from July 10th to September 7th 1800, they have never been reprinted until their present publication in book form. Anthony Trollope (1815 - 1882) was one of the most successful, prolific and respected English novelists of the Victorian era. Some of his best-loved works, collectively known as the Chronicles of Barsetshire, revolve around the imaginary county of Barsetshire. He also wrote perceptive novels on political, social, and gender issues, and on other topical matters. With a foreword by Michael Sadleir (1888 - 1957) was a British novelist and book collector. Condition: In a quarter cloth binding with marbled paper covered boards in a protective wrap. Externally, in a lovely condition with only very slight wear to extremities. Internally, firmly bound. Bright and clean throughout. Some pages unopened. Overall: NEAR FINE.

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        The Case Book of Sherlock Holmes

      George H. Doran Company, New York 1927 - 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages; 1st American edition in dust jacket. 1st state copy with the Doran colophon on the copyright page; bound in light brown cloth with title lettering in red. In the 2nd state dust jacket with review notices on the rear panel. Cloth pulled and frayed at crown of spine, less so at the foot. Boards lightly bruised and rubbed at corners with cloth thinning at tips and incipient fray at the top front corners. Title lettering dulled but clear at spine. Binding sound if a little shaken. Dust jacket generally very good with bold pictorial elements and title lettering. A closed tear from the top edge of the front panel extends about 3 1/2 inches vertically along the spine edge. A few short closed tears and nicks at edges. Mild surface rub to the front panel and light soiling to the predominantly white spine and rear panels. Uncommon 1st edition in 2nd state dust jacket. G+/VG- [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Amerika

      München, Kurt Wolff Verlag, 1927. Kafka, Franz. "Amerika". Erste Ausgabe. Mit einem Nachwort von Max Brod. München, Kurt Wolff Verlag, 1927. Gr.-8°. 392 S. Ziegelrotes OLwd. mit mont. Rücken- u. Deckelschilder.. Einband leicht angeschmutzt, Rücken unten mehr, dort und auch oben kleine in Kanten kleine Leinenbrüche - siehe Foto. Innen sauber und gut erhalten.

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        1927-37 15 vols J GALSWORTHY Grove Edition FORSYTE SAGA

      37 - London - William Heinemann, 1927. 37 - London - William Heinemann, 1927 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Fifteenvolumes of The Works of John Galsworthy, Grove Edition, including The Forsyte Saga. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering. Volumes 2, 4, 5, 7,and 11-21 of the Works. Includes Caravan Volumes I to III: A Stoic, The Apple Tree, and The First and the Last. The Forsyte Saga Volumes I to III: The Man of Property, Indian Summer of a Forsyte and In Chancery, and Awakening and To Let. Also: The Country House, The Patrician, The Dark Flower, Beyond, The Inn of Tranquillity and Verses New & Old, Satires and ACommentary, The White Monkey, The Silver Spoon, and A Modern Comedy Volume III: Swan Song. All volumes of The Forsyte Saga include a fold-out Forsyte family tree. There is a Times Book Club label on the rear pastedown of Satires. John Galsworthy (18671933) was a novelist and playwright, whose place in the history of English literature rests on the vast social chronicle comprising his three trilogies, The Forsyte Saga (1922), A Modern Comedy (1929) and End of the Chapter (1935). He returned to the Forsyte family in 1918 with a short story Indian Summer of a Forsyte. A chance remark by his god-daughter, Dorothy Ivens, on reading the story led to In Chancery (1920), which concludes at a clearly defined point of change with the funeral of Queen Victoria. To Let (1921), set in 1920, is placed precisely in the contemporary historical moment, and written in a more impressionist style, capturing the post-war atmosphere of restless gaiety, with its undercurrent of nihilism. The Man of Property (which became the first volume of The Forsyte Saga, but was a separate novel in itself), was widely regarded by contemporaries as confirming the end of Victorianism. It is a typically Edwardian novel in its focus on the conflict between property and art, and draws its emotional power to some degree from Galsworthy's own family relationships, particularly his affair with Ada Galsworthy. The Forsyte family represents the distinctive ideology of the English commercial upper-middle class. Its instinct of possession, its sole means of self-definition and evolution, is distilled in the portrait of the dry solicitor and art collector Soames Forsyte and his tortured relationship with his wife, Irene. Soames's obsessive love for his daughter Fleur is pursued in the second trilogy, A Modern Comedy (1929), comprising The White Monkey (1924), The Silver Spoon (1926), and Swan Song (1928). Galsworthy's fiction centres on his own social class, whose instincts and ideology he largely repudiates. He is critical of its insularity, materialism, aesthetic deficiency, chauvinism, restrictive moral codes, and imperialism. His exploration of the febrile world of 1920s society includes his treatment of the general strike, in which Fleur and her friends are caught up, and culminates with the death of Soames. Though critical interest had waned, this second trilogy was extremely popular, and Swan Song, with its greater social depth, emotional range, and narrative subtlety, is among the best of Galsworthy's writing - DNB. Condition: The bindings are tight and firm. There isslight wear to the extremities, includingslight bumping, and some slight marks to the boards. Internally the pages are bright and clean. There is some foxing to the endpapers of A Stoic and The Apple Tree. There are occasional spots on The Forsyte Saga Volume II. There is very slight browning to the endpapers of The Dark Flower. There is some slight browning and chipping to the exposed edge of the pull-out family tree in Awakening To Let. Overall the condition is very good indeed..

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        Safe Thoughts for Skittish Times.

      Tokyo Maruzen 1927. original Leinenband, kl.-8°, 313 Seiten; Bibliothekstempel / bibliotheekstempel / cachet de bibliotheque / librarystamp, bookplate on frontendpaper. Text:English

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        Medina's Bostwick's Lawyers' Manual. A Desk Book for Lawyers, Law Clerks, and Law Students - Third Edition by Harold R. Medina

      Albany and New York City: Matthew Bender & Company, 1927 Albany and New York City: Matthew Bender & Company, 1927. (MEDINA, HAROLD R.) Third edition, second printing. Thick 4to. lviii, 3- 1593 pp. Brick cloth, leather spine labels. Rubbed, shaken . With Judge Medina's signature and the note: "All corrections in this copy." With laid-in typed sheet of corrections and various inserted memoranda. Harold R. Medina, Princeton and Columbia graduate, was for many years professor at the Columbia law school, and author or editor of numerous standard legal reference books. As court-appointed counsel for Anthony Cramer, Medina argued a notable treason case before the U.S. Supreme Court, Cramer v. United States (1944), in which the conviction was overturned. Appointed a federal judge in 1948, Medina presided over the controversial 1949 Smith Act trial of Communist conspirators in New York City. He served on the bench for the next 40 years. A chapter of American legal history

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        Der Engel vom Westlichen Fenster., Roman.

      Leipzig : Grethlein & Co, 1927 - 440 S. 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 Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 1100 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Au Grand Jour.

      . Paris: Editions surrealistes 1927. In-16. 29 p. * January 6, 1927 Louis Aragon joined the Communist Party which he considered being the most important step in his life. Andre Breton and Paul Eluard followed him later the same month, and together with their surrealist art colleagues Benjamin Peret and Pierre Unik they published as defend for the joinment "Au Grand Jour". As well known he dissociated from the communism in 1968 which he now described as "inhuman and anti-intellectual".<br>Very rare..

      [Bookseller: Peter Grosell, Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        Original drawing,"Down by the Pond" [from Now We Are Six.]

      , [1927]. [1927]. Pen and ink drawing on wove paper. Sheet size: 15.2 x 26.7 cm. Margins toned and very light staining to left of image. Presented in a black and gilt frame with UV protective glass. Signed in pen lower right by Shepard. An original illustration of Christopher Robin quitely tip-toeing past 3 ducks, holding a fishing rod in his right hand, a jar of water in his left, with a basket over his shoulder. As used in A. A. Milne&#39;s book "Now We Are Six" to accompany the verse "Down by the Pond" on page 58.

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        To the Lighthouse

      London: Published by Leonard and Virginia Woolf at the Hogarth Press, 1927. London: Published by Leonard and Virginia Woolf at the Hogarth Press, 1927 First edition, first printing. One of 3,000 copies. Publisher&#39;s bright blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt. Near fine, with some light wear to the extremities, minor toning to the spine, newspaper article "To the Lighthouse" by Denys Val Baker adhered to the front pastedown, offsetting from the newspaper to the front free endpaper, similar offsetting to the rear endpapers, otherwise bright and fresh pages. Overall, a clean and pleasing copy. Kirkpatrick A10a. Woolmer 154. To the Lighthouse takes place in three parts in three different time periods. The first section takes place before World War I in the afternoon and evening, while the second part covers a span of ten years, during which time WWI occurs and many of the previously introduced characters die. The final section takes place in the morning as the remaining characters come to terms with their losses, each of which were directly or indirectly related to the Great War. Through this sequence, Woolf skillfully creates a cohesive narrative that counteracts the traditional assumption that life after WWI was completely unrelated and detached from the antebellum period. Like many of Woolf&#39;s novels, the text is centered around philosophy and perception rather than action sequences and dialogue. To the Lighthouse remains one of the most acclaimed English language novels as well as one of both Virginia and Leonard&#39;s favorites. Additionally, To the Lighthouse is perhaps Woolf&#39;s most autobiographical novel, with the heads of the Ramsay family representing her own parents.. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine.

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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

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        "Muggia 17.4.1978".

      . Aquarell und Weißlack, 24 x 32 cm, signiert, datiert und gewidmet.. (Hans Bischoffshausen, Feld am See/Ktn. 1927-1987 Villach)

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        Verhandlungen des I. Internationalen Kongresses für Sexualforschung, Berlin vom 10. bis 16. Oktober 1926. Veranstaltet von der Internationalen Gesellschaft für Sexualforschung. Redigiert von Max Marcuse.

      Marcus & Weber,, Berlin und Köln, 1927 - 5 Bände (alles). Berlin und Köln, Marcus & Weber, 1927-28. 25 x 18 cm. Original-Broschur. Unbeschnitten, teilweise auch unaufgeschnitten. Band 2 wasserrandig, lediglich Bd. 4 mehrfach gestempelt. Max Marcuse (1877 -1963) ließ sich nach dem Studium in Berlin als "Facharzt für Sexualstörungen nieder. Während des 1. Weltkriegs war er Stabsarzt in einem Reservelazarett. M. war neben Iwan Bloch, Magnus Hirschfeld, Albert Moll und Hermann Rohleder einer der Begründer der Sexualwissenschaft. 1913 wurde M. Gründungs- und Vorstandsmitglied der ?Internationalen Gesellschaft für Sexualforschung". Seit 1919 war er für die Redaktion, seit 1929 auch für die Herausgabe der ?Zeitschrift für Sexualwissenschaft" verantwortlich. Sie war das bedeutendste Mitteilungsblatt des jungen Faches. Gleichzeitig publizierte er 1918-31 die ?Abhandlungen aus dem Gebiete der Sexualforschung" .M. emigrierte im Sommer 1933 nach Palästina. Die Flucht bedeutete für ihn nicht nur das Verlassen der angestammten Heimat, sondern auch das Ende seines mit den politischideologischen und sozialen Verhältnissen Deutschlands eng verflochtenen wissenschaftlichen Lebenswerks. Er eröffnete in Tel-Aviv eine Praxis für Sexologie, in der er bis ins hohe Alter tätig war." Georg Lilienthal in Neue Deutsche Biographie 16 (1990), S. 141 f. Zu Marcuse siehe ausführlich Volkmar Sigusch, Geschichte der Sexualwissenschaft, Frankfurt am Main [u.a.], Campus-Verlag 2008. Selten. Max Marcuse (1877-1963) was a Jewish-German dermatologist and sexologist. He became an editor for Magnus Hirschfeld's Journal of Sexology in 1919 and continued editing the journal until 1932. Marcuse immigrated to Palestine in 1933. Complete set of (one of the) first congresses in sexology. Original wrappers, uncut, one vol. waterstained, another with several stamps. Rare. Unbeschnitten, teilweise auch unaufgeschnitten. Band 2 wasserrandig, lediglich Bd. 4 mehrfach gestempelt.

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        The Women at Point Sur

      New York: Boni & Liveright 1927 - First edition, first printing. Inscribed by Jeffers to the front free endpaper: "Inscribed for James Hopper and Mattie Hopper, / with some memories of a friendship that dates / from our first year in Carmel. / With affectionate good wishes, / Robinson Jeffers. / Tor House, Carmel, California / July, 1927". Publisher's black cloth over purple boards, lettered in gilt; in the original salmon dust jacket, lettered in green and dark red. Near fine, with some light wear to the extremities, a hint of vertical creasing to the spine, a hint of spotting to the rear pastedown, otherwise bright and clean pages; unclipped dust jacket, with some wear and minor chipping to the extremities, short losses to the spine head and top corners, some toning to the spine, light rubbing to the hinges, a hint of spotting to the otherwise bright and clean panels, small hole to the top edge of the rare panel not affecting the lettering. A bright and pleasing copy. This copy is inscribed by Robinson Jeffers to his friend and fellow author James M. Hopper. Jeffers inscribed this volume at Tor House, the home he built for his family in Carmel-by-the-Sea in California and the location at which he wrote the majority of his novels. Both Jeffers and Hopper, along with their contemporaries George Sterling, Upton Sinclair, Sinclair Lewis, and Jack London, were part of the group of authors that helped establish Carmel as a literary and artistic refuge in Monterey County. Although neither was a native of California, both Jeffers and Hopper ultimately settled in Carmel. The Women at Point Sur is Jeffers' longest and most ambitious work - "a magnificent narrative almost as long as a novel, fully as interesting as any novel can be, and infinitely more stirring to the mind and senses than any prose." In addition to the titular poem, this volume contains a prologue, which is also written in poetic verse. Unlike many of his other works, The Women at Point Sur is laden with the philosophies of Friedrich Nietzsche. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Über Aphasie (+ lettre signée de l'auteur)

      Orell Füssli Verlag, Zürich, Leipzig, Berlin 1927 - In-8 broché, 68pp. Publication de "Neurologische und psychiatrische Abhandlungen aus dem Schweizer Archiv für Neurologie und Psychiatrie", Heft 6. Avec un feuillet dactylographié en allemand à papier en-tête du Neurologisches Institut der Universität: avec une signature autographe de Kurt Goldstein. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        The Passing Seasons

      London: Country Life. G : in good condition without dust jacket. Wear to boards. Minor loss to head of spine. [1927]. First Edition. Green hardback board cover with string binding. 320mm x 470mm (13" x 19"). 16pp + 18 plates. 18 laid-in full page colour plates. .

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        To the Lighthouse.

      . 1st edition. Published by Leonard & Virginia Woolf at the Hogarth Press, London 1927. 320 pp. Publisher's blue cloth, weakly faded and grubby, no dustjacket. Last 16 pages with minor defect at the lower edge..

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        Mr. U.

      . Paris: Editions des Cahiers Libres 1927. With 1 orig. etching by Foujita. Bound uncut in cased boards, with orig. wrappers preserved. * First edition. No. 152 of 480 copies on Normandy teinte..

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        L'Arte del Libro e della rivista nei paesi D'Europa e D'America. Volume I und II. 2 Bände

      . Officina grafica Paolo Neri, Bologna, 1927/1928. 424 S./XXXIII S. und XIII S. mit 590 Illustrationen im Text und 500 Tafeln sowie 1025 Designs, original illustrierte Pbde., folio, (gering fleckig/Kanten etwas berieben und bestoßen/Rücken lediert mit Fehlstelle/Exlibris auf Vorsatz). - Nummer 252 und 498 von 750 numerierten Exemplaren / The Art of the book ans of the Review in Europe and America -

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        Eloge de la Folie.

      . Nouvellement traduit du latin par Pierre de Nolhac. Paris: Editions J. Terquem 1927. With orig. etchings in colours by Chas-Laborde. XV + 152 pp. Limited to 1100 copies. Bound uncut with orig. wrappers and top edge gilt in nice contemporary halfleather. * Copy no. 15 of 19 on japon imperial with an extra suite in b/w..

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        1. Collected essays in ornamental art. 2. Die archäologischen und ethnographischen Sammlungen aus Amerika im k. k. naturhistorischen Hofmuseum in Wien. 3. 10 fotografische Tafeln archäologischer Objekte aus Brasilien und Guyana. (Drei Werke in einem Sammelband).

      1. Stockholm, Aftonbladets tryckeri, 1927, 2. (Wien ca. 1909). 3. (etwa 1917).. O-Ganzleineneinband mit Titel in Golddruck auf Rücken, Einband wenige Gebrauchsspuren, Exlibris "Otto Zerries" auf Vorsatz. VII, 128 Seiten mit zahlreichen Textillustrationen archäologischer und ethnologischer Gegenstände. 2. 81 Seiten mit 2 Textzeichnungen und einem fotogr. Tafel im Farbendruck des "Altmexikanischen Federschmuck". 3. Zwanzig Tafeln im Phototypia-Druck, 4°.. Die 10 Tafeln in Phototypia-Druck wurden von Dr. G. Hagmann und Dr. Emil August Goeldi (Göldi) fotografiert und bei Ditisheim Basel gedruckt. Dr. Emil August Goeldi (1859-1917) war ein Schweizer Naturforscher, der hauptsächlich in Brasilien tätig war. Dort ist er unter dem Namen Emilio Goeldi bekannt. Er reorganisierte das 1866 gegründete Museum für Natur- und Volkskunde in Belem (Para). 1905 kehrte er in die Schweiz zurück. Die 20 Tafeln zeigen archäologische Objekte vom Rio Amazonas, Rio Maraca, Rio Anauera-pucu, Ilha de Marajo und ethnologische Gegenstände der Carajas Indianer vom Alto Rio Araguaya (Goyaz). Eine Tafel ist in Farbdruck.

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        THE VOYAGE OUT. In Dustwrapper

      London: Duckworth, 1927 Woolf, Virginia. THE VOYAGE OUT. In Dustwrapper. London: Duckworth, 1927. 8vo., 375pp. Early Edition [2nd impression] of Woolf&#39;s first novel in dustwrapper. Original navy blue cloth with gilt titles to spine. From the Doran sheets printed in the United States. In a very good example of the rarely seen dustwrapper showing minor loss. Binding near fine, text block tight & clean, signature of "Lloyd L Rollins, London 1929". An excellent copy. Kirkpatrick & Clarke A1c - The sheets were supplied by Doran, 10 March 1927 [Harcourt supplied another 1000] & issued June 1927 at 5s. 500 copies were taken over by the Hogarth Press from Duckworth - February 1929 who issued American sheets with a cancel-title as the Third Impression. . Early Edition [2nd impression].

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        Francois-Louis Schmied: Peintre, Graveur et Imprimeur. Catalogue des livres de F.-L. Schmied exposes en mars 1927.suivi du catalogue general des livres de F.-L. Schmied imprimes et sous presses au 28 fevrier 1927

      Paris: F.-L. Schmied, 1927 - A scarce and important book in the history of art deco illustration and design. Includes essays (in French and English) by Louis Barthou and J.-C. Mardrus, a detailed catalogue of Schmied's personal collection of books he illustrated and printed, and a bibliographical catalogue of Schmied's work. Illustrated with 42 full-page plates, depicting Schmied's illustrations, designs for bindings, title-pages, and typography. Edition limited to 300 copies. Folio, original wraps. Light wear to extremities, internally fine and bright, with all tissue-guards intact. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        DEUTSCHE TECHNIKER-ZEITUNG. (später "Der Deutsche Techniker") Zeitschrift des Bundes der technischen Angestellten u. Beamten. Mit beinhaltet: Aus der Welt der Technik; Bau und Vermessungswesen. mit einigen eingebundenen Sonderbeilagen Recht und Rechtsfragen/ Gewerkschaft und Hausfrau u.a. 19 gebundene Hefter von 1927 - 1937 komplett, außer Hefter 1,15 fehlt.

      Berlin., Bund der technischen Angestellten u. Beamten., 1927.. 19 gebundene Ordner, je ca. 300 Seiten. Zahlr. Abbildungen, Illustrationen, Darstellungen. Karton mit blauen Umschlagspapier, Rückenschild. Sauber gebunden, Zeitschriften papierbedingt an Rändern lt. angebräunt, sonst alles in gutem Zustand, mehr Fotos auf Anfrage, SELTEN..

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        Wistaria. Written by Witter Bynner for Rosalie and Sigmund Stern, Atherton California

      San Francisco:: John Henry Nash,, 1927. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. Ansel Easton Adams (1902-1984). Folio Bifold. 14 x 9 1/2 inches. [4] pp. Front cover printed in black, Bynner&#39;s poem, Wistaria, printed in black on page [3], lovely initial "W" printed in black and brown, brown rules, mounted black-and-white photograph of wisteria vine on the portico of the Stern&#39;s home tipped-in at page [3]; text clean, unmarked. Printed on fine handmade paper, folded once; toned, especially at the edges of the covers. SCARCE. Very Good. This bifold contains a Parmelian Print by Ansel Easton Adams (1902-1984), and is printed by John Henry Nash (1871-1947). There is no bibliography of John Henry Nash&#39;s prodigious output of ephemeral material. Therefore providing a full bibliographical record of this item is tricky. The Clark Library has a copy from the Carey McWilliams collection and has it dated [1923]. However, Jonathan Spaulding, in his biography of Adams, Ansel Adams and the American Landscape, indicates that Adams first came into contact with Rosalie (b. 1869) and Sigmund Stern in 1926, through an introduction by Albert Bender, who first called Adams&#39; photographs "Parmelian Prints" for the portfolio Parmelian Prints of the High Sierras. The University of Arizona, Center for Creative Photography, has a gelatin silver print of "Mrs. Sigmund Stern, Atherton, California" with the same view of the house and a nearly identical image to that in this bifold, with the exception that Mrs. Stern is standing in the frame of the University of Arizona image, but Mrs. Stern is absent from the image in this bifold. The University of Arizona, Center for Creative Photography, has confirmed that the Ansel Adams Papers archived at the University of Arizona shows that the image was captured sometime in the spring of 1927. References: Spaulding, Ansel Adams, p. 58; The Autobiography of Ansel Adams, p. 82. 8 Copies Worldcat.

      [Bookseller: John Howell for Books]
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        "Ein erfülltes Leben" originale Lithographie auf festem Karton ca. 65x50cm; im Stein monogrammiert und datiert "(19)27" unterhalb der Darstellung handschriftlich gewidmet, datiert "1927" und signiert

      . Das ausdrucksstarke Blatt am rechten Rand mit Knickfalte und zwei hinterlegten Einrissen. Blattränder altersbedingt etwas angestaubt..

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Niederbayern]
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        Aristide Maillol, Sculpteur et Lithographe. Maîtres et petits maîtres d'aujourd'hui.

      Paris: Galerie des Peintres-Graveurs, 1927 - Text by Marc Lafargue in five languages, and FOUR ORIGINAL SIGNED AND NUMBERED LITHOGRAPHS BY MAILLOL, HERE PRESENT IN TWO STATES EACH (8 signed lithographs in all), in black and in sanguine, printed on fine Montval paper. From a total edition of 125 copies, this is COPY "B", ONE OF ONLY 25 LETTERED COPIES WITH THE LITHOGRAPHS IN BOTH STATES. Guérin 267, 271, 272, and 274. From the collection of Nelson Rockefeller, onetime U.S. vice-president and owner of a great collection of modern art (his book plate on inside front cover). Rockefeller sold this suite to Sylvan Cole (1918-2005), dean of American print dealers. The lithographs, of female nudes, are among the artist's largest and most important. Dealers have broken up virtually all copies of this suite, and the present copy is doubtless one of very few deluxe copies surviving intact. Large folio. Loose as issued in printed card portfolio. Portfolio cover in very good condition with some minor wear and creasing. Contents fine. The eight large folio lithographs are all in brilliant condition. An outstanding item. IMPORTANT NOTE: During March, 2006, hundreds of prints represented as being from "the Sylvan Cole collection" were sold at public auction. In fact, ALL of these items were from his leftover gallery inventory, not his private collection. As far as I know, the few items I offer from Sylvan's collection are the ONLY items anywhere on the market which are actually from his private collection (which he kept in his apartment, not his gallery). I acquired them all directly from Sylvan (my uncle), mainly in spring, 2005. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Cole & Contreras / Sylvan Cole Gallery]
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        Jahrbuch der Einbandkunst

      Verlag für Einbandkunst, Leipzig. 1927-31. Verlag für Einbandkunst, Leipzig. 1927-31. First Edition, 4 vols in 3, 4to, xii,253,[1]; vii,[1],235,[1]; vii,[1],167,[1]pp., 214 plates, orig. boards, morocco label on spines, slightly rubbed otherwise a very nice set. One of the most comprehensive periodicals in the binding field, well edited with scholarly contributions on old bindings, their making, decoration, provenance, and with many stimulating contributions on modern binding, its construction and its aesthetic value by masters of the craft. Magnificently illustrated.

      [Bookseller: Forest Books]
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        Z Ruznych Dob [9 volumes]; Pobelohorské Elegie [2 Volumes]; V Zári Kalicha [2 volumes]; Královna Dagmar [1 volume]; Pod Doskovymi Strechami [1 volume]; V Cerváncích Kalicha [1 volume] - Historické Povídky od Vásclava Benese-Trebízského [From various periods. - Historic Tales from Vásclava Benes-Trebízského] 16 volumes

      Published by V. Praze. Nakladatel F. Topic, Knihkupec 1927. 16 Volumes. . Published by V. Praze. Nakladatel F. Topic, Knihkupec 1927. 16 Volumes. Uniform matching hard back binding in publisher&#39;s original red and black illustrated cloth covers, black title, author lettering and volume number to the spines, silk book tie to each volume. 8vo. 7&#39;&#39; x 5&#39;&#39;. Contains printed pages of Czech text. Tanning to the page margins, couple of volumes with small damp marks to the edges. A Very Good clean and scarce set. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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        Lazarus Laughed

      NY: Boni & Liveright, 1927. First edition, limited issue. This is copy #371 of 775 numbered copies, signed by O&#39;Neill. Original patterned boards & white paper backstrip, printed paper label on spine. Lower spine partly chipped away, also chipped at the top of the spine, affecting the title label. Some splitting to inner front hinge, shelf wear to tips; otherwise a very good copy in general. The inner front cover bears the bookplate of Amelia Earhart; there are no other ownership marks. This book is mentioned in Susan Butler&#39;s biography of Amelia Earhart: "East to the Dawn" (2012), on page 358: "Amelia had sent out from Rye the most precious of her books, some dating from her school years; an Ivanhoe she had doodled in, books of verse, a three-volume edition of Kipling, the sonnets of Edna St. Vincent Millay, and a signed first edition of Lazarus Laughed by Eugene O&#39;Neill." This bookplate is identical to others of hers which we have seen, and although we have no record of provenance, we believe this to be her copy of Lazarus Laughed. This book was purchased privately by the present owner from a gentleman in Honolulu, some years ago.

      [Bookseller: William Matthews, Bookseller]
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        Forty-Seven Love Poems

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1927. London: Jonathan Cape,, 1927. Translated from the Russian by Natalie Duddington. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine gilt, fore and bottom edges uncut, printed in black and red. With the dust jacket. Endpapers tanned, contents a little toned. An excellent copy in a faintly soiled, chipped and price-clipped jacket. Limited edition, number 42 of 300 copies. The poems in this volume were selected by the author and cover the period from 1912 to 1921.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        (Leipzig 1884 - 1950 New York City). Globus und Muschel. Kaltnadelradierung, 1927/1966. 13 x 9,5 cm.

      1927. . Andruck-Exemplar aus der posthumen Auflage (GA 110 Exemplare).- Blick von schräg unten auf ein Holzregal mit einem kleinen Globus, einer großen Muschel und Büchern dahinter.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Schramm]
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        On Tour with Queen Marie, Autograph Queen Marie

      1927, New York, Robert M. McBride & Company, 1927.. von Queen Marie singierte Ausgabe u. Widmung Autorin, Vorzugsausgabe (EA 1927) Gr.-8°. On Tour with Queen Marie by Constance Lily Morris (Mrs. Ira Nelson Morris) with a foreword by Marie, Queen of Roumania, hrg. Robert M. Mc.Bride & Company, New York, 1927 (EA) Forword handsigniert von Queen Marie, weiters 1 Frontispiz Quenn Marie handsigniert, 1 Widmung d. Autorien auf Vorsatz; of this edition of "on tour with Queen Marie" there have been printed on large paper, ech with an introduction singed by Marie, Queen of Roumania, one hundred and fortyeight conpies, of which one which one hundred and ten copies are for sale. this copy is numer 57; OPpbd m. goldgepr. Wappen auf Vorderdeckel, gr 8°, 238 S m. vielen mont. Schwarzweißabbildungen. (davon 1 signiert von Königin), etwas schiegel. u. leicht bestossen, Vorsätze fachgem. erneuert. sehr rare Ausgabe! Königin Maria von Rumänien (1900-1961) war von 1922 bis zum Tod ihres Mannes, Alexander Karadorddevic im Jahr 1934, Königin des ehemaligen Königreiches Jugoslawien.

      [Bookseller: Alte Bücherwelt]
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        Topographie historique de la Syrie antique et médiévale.

      Paris, Librairie Orientaliste Paul Geuthner 1927 - [Haut Commissariat de la République Française en Syrie et au Liban. Service des Antiquités et des Beaux-Arts Bibliothèque Archéologique et Historique].Tome IV (B.A.H). Paris, Librairie Orientaliste Paul Geuthner, 1927. Grand in-8° de LII, 632p ; 16 Cartes dépliantes hors-texte, Relié demi chagrin marron à coins, dos à 5nerfs, pièces de titre (Exemplaire quasi-neuf, couv.cons). SOMMAIRE : Chap. Premier- LA PHENICIE MERIDIONALE. Chap. II. ? TRIPOLI ET L?EMESENE. Chap.III. ? LA PHENICIE DU NORD. Chap. IV. ? LA REGION D?APAMEE ET DE HAMA. Chap. V. ?PALMYRE ET LA DAMASCENE. Chap. VI. ? LE HAURAN, L?HERMON ET LA BEQA?. Chap. VII. ? LA HAUTE SYRIE. TABLE DES CARTES : I.- Les confins du mandat français de Syrie et du mandat anglais de Palestine (Haïfa, Tyr, Tibériade). II.- Le Hauran (Souweida, Der?a, Bosra). III.- La région de Beyrouth (Saïda, Djouni, Byblos, Zahlé).IV.- Les environs de Damas. V.- La région de Tripoli de Syrie. VI.- De Homs à Nebk et de Tell Kalakh à Qaryatein. VII.- Les Monts des Nosairis (Alaouites) de Tortose à Lattaquié. VIII.- La région de Homs. ? IX.- La région d?Antioche. X.- La région au sud d?Alep (Idlib, Djisr esh-Shoghr, Ma?aarat An-No?man). XI.- La côte d?Alexandrette. XII.- La région du nord d?Alep (?Azaz et Killiz). ? XIII.- La région de menbidj et de Djerablis (Karkémish). XIV. ? Les routes antiques et médiévales de la Syrie. XV.- Les routes antiques et médiévales de la Haute Mésopotamie. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: CollectionOrientales]
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        Moses vor brennendem Dornbusch II. Farbiger Holzschnitt. 1971. Unten links in Bleisift bezeichnet und signiert: "Handdruck F.Gehr".

      . 31,7 : 40,5 cm.. Werkverzeichnis der Holzschnitte 1927-1976, 99. - Sehr schönes Exemplar. - Gerahmt.

      [Bookseller: Gerhard Zähringer Antiquariat und Galeri]
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        Moses vor brennendem Dornbusch II. Farbiger Holzschnitt. 1971. Unten links in Bleisift bezeichnet und signiert: &#132;Handdruck F.Gehr".

      - 31,7 : 40,5 cm. Werkverzeichnis der Holzschnitte 1927-1976, 99. &#150; Sehr schönes Exemplar. &#150; Gerahmt.

      [Bookseller: Zähringer]
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        Stiefmutter. Holzschnitt in 3 Farben. 1970. Unten rechts innerhalb der Darstellung bezeichnet und signiert: "Handdruck F.Gehr".

      . 21 : 19,8 cm.. Monotypieartig eingefärbter Druck einer Farbvariante zur Abbildung im Werkverzeichnis der Holzschnitte 1927-1976 von Alfred Urfer, Nr. 95, in Orange, Blau und Grün. - In tadelloser Erhaltung. Gerahmt.

      [Bookseller: Gerhard Zähringer Antiquariat und Galeri]
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        Les Deux Amis (devant la fenetre). Gravure sur bois sur verge. Signee par l'artiste, 1927.

      . feuille : 22,5 x 16,9 cm, estampe : 8,9 x 6,4 cm. Parfait etat, aucun defaut sauf deux minuscules trous d'epingle en marge sup. de la feuille). Edition originale. La planche, tiree a 60 ex. (dont 30 seulement numerotes) est un tirage isole de "Contes. La Dame de la Maison Blanche. Deux Amis, Six images gravees par Edgard Tytgat destinees a illustrer deux contes ecrits par lui-meme", Bruxelles, Editions de la Vache Rose, 1927. Notre exemplaire est un des 30 numerotes, titres, dates et signes au crayon par l'artiste. Taillaert, 53 - 54. Emballages soignes, expedition rapide. Photographies originales du livre visibles sur librairie-solstices .

      [Bookseller: Deroeux / Solstices rare books]
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        Beau Geste

      London: John Murray, 1927. London: John Murray, 1927. Edition Deluxe, no. 536 of 1000 copies signed by the author. 8vo. Photograph portrait of the author; illustrated by Helen McKie with 4 colour plates and 16 black & white ones. 579, [1], [4] pp. Original red and blue cloth, printed spine label, t.e.g., others uncut, label a little browned, slight shelf wear, one leaf torn without loss, else near fine . From the library of the great screen actor Ronald Colman, whose starring role in Beau Geste, filmed in the Arizona desert in 1926 and one of the most profitable pictures of the silent era, secured his status as a leading man. Inscribed on the first blank, "To the one & only sacred begetter of Beau Geste, Ronald Colman, Salutations! Robb Lawson." Lawson was author of books on the Movies

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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