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        Sternensänger zu Hildesheim - Farbige Pastellzeichnung

      unbekannt 1928 - - Oskar Popp war Grafiker und Bühnenbildner in Hildesheim, seit 1915 unterrichtete er an der Kunstgewerbeschule - Gewicht in Gramm: 500 (um 1928). Maße: ca. 42,6 cm x 60 cm, unten recht signiert, (Kanten mit kleineneren Abrieben)

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        The Tower.

      First Edition. 8. 110 pages. Hardcover. Original, beautifully illustrated cloth with gilt lettering and ornaments after a design by Sturge Moore. Excellent condition with some wear and rubbing to the binding. Interior excellent and clean ! No annotations or former name entries. Very clean example of this rare books. [Wade 158] Thoor Ballylee Castle (Irish Túr Bhaile Uí Laí) is a fortified, 15th (or 16th) century Hiberno-Norman tower house built by the septs de Burgo, or Burke, near the town of Gort in County Galway, Ireland. It is also known as Yeats' Tower because it was once owned and inhabited by the poet William Butler Yeats. (Wikipedia) The Tower was a book of poems by W. B. Yeats, published in 1928. The Tower was Yeats's first major collection as Nobel Laureate after receiving the Nobel Prize in 1923. It is considered to be one of the poet's most influential volumes and was well received by the public. The title, which the book shares with the second poem, refers to Ballylee Castle, a Norman tower which Yeats purchased and restored in 1917. Yeats Gaelicized the name to Thoor Ballyllee, and it has retained the title to this day. Yeats often summered at Thoor Ballylee with his family until 1928. The book includes several of Yeats' most famous poems, including "Sailing to Byzantium," "Leda and the Swan," and "Among School Children." All of the poems included in The Tower had previously appeared elsewhere in print collections and periodicals. Many of the poems featured in Seven Poems and a Fragment, The Cat and the Moon and Certain Poems, and October Blast released by Cuala Press. Other poems had been collected in A Vision. Yeats commissioned Thomas Sturge Moore to create the cover for the volume in 1927. The gold wood-cut style image depicts Thoor Ballylee and its reflection in waters below the tower all on a light green background. The poet praised Moore's artwork, noting that the cover was both a true representation of Thoor Ballylee and a successful symbolic design for the collection. Moore's work on The Tower and other collections solidified Yeats's modern image in both American and English print editions. Many of the poems in The Tower demonstrate Yeats's disillusionment with the limitations of the physical world and his withdrawal from ordinary life. The poet seeks to transcend the conflicts between the dichotomies of mind/body and thought/action by allowing poetry to exist in the world of vision rather than the world of reality. (Wikipedia)

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        Réincarnations du Père Ubu. Bon candidat Boudoubadabou.

      Vollard, Paris 1928 - ESTAMPES Initiales et date en bas à gauche.Eau-forte originale; tirage en 1928. Reproduit page 60 de sauret.

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      Librairie Gallimard 1928 - Livre en excellent état. Nous ENVOYONS (sur demande et gratuitement) vidéo de démonstration de l'état de conservation du livre. WE SEND (free of charge) video demonstration of the conservation status of the book. ENVIAMOS (a solicitud y sin cargo)video de demostración del estado de conservación del ejemplar. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Tony Sarg's Book of Tricks

      New York, 1928. First edition. Color illustrations. WITH fold out 9 section color instructions in back pocket. 1 vols. 4to. Pictorial paper over boards, with green cloth spine, with front cover with hole for the children to put one of his left hand fingers through appearing as a nose of the little gnome on the cove. Fine. First edition. Color illustrations. WITH fold out 9 section color instructions in back pocket. 1 vols. 4to. With pencil drawing of a dog jumping and beneath in a banner "George Paulsen/His Book" and signed "Tony Sarg '29" below.

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        Dobzhansky, Theodosius and others 60 offprints from 1928 to 1962 including his 1934 Studies on hybrid sterility: I. Spermatogenesis in pure and hybrid Drosophila pseudoobscura his part of the Bateson?Dobzhansky?Muller model

      Various, 1928-1962. PAMPHLET. All first separate editions, in wraps. Offprints. Included are: The Reproductive System of Triploid Intersexes in Drosophila Melanogaster with C. B. Bridges (1928); The Baroid Mutation in Drosophila Melanogaster (1932); Studies on chromosome conjugation I. Translocations involving the second and the Y ? chromosomes of Drosophia melanogaster (1932) (Karl Sax stamp); Intersterile races of Drosophila pseudoobscura Frol with R. D. Boche (1933); Role of the Autosomes in the Drosophila Pseudoobscura Hybrids (1933); list of other offprints available. Some tearing to edges, else very good. Several have Karl Sax's stamp of ownership. * . Very Good.

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        Lamia, Isabella, The Eve of Saint Agnes & Other Poems by John Keats. Edited by H. Buxton Forman. Wood engravings by Robert Gibbings

      Waltham St. Lawrence: The Golden Cockerel Press, 1928. Golden Cockerell Press; Gibbings, Robert;. Folio, original half sharkskin and green buckram, by Sangorski and Sutcliffe, spine slightly faded, minor tape marks on endpapers, internally fine. One of 485 copies on paper, the initial letters were designed by Eric Gill. "An almost perfectly proportioned book..." - Chanticleer 62.

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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 1928 - - Nummer 252 und 498 von 750 numerierten Exemplaren / The Art of the book ans of the Review in Europe and America - Gewicht in Gramm: 5865 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)

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        Geschichte der Berliner Burschenschaft Franconia.

      Berlin, Altherrenverband der Berliner Burschenschaft Franconia e. V., 1928. 4°, VII, 151 Seiten mit 2 Portraits und 2 farbig illustrierten Burschenschaftswappen, illustr. OPbd. - Rücken angeplatzt, leicht best., vorderes Innengelenk leicht angebr sonst guter Zustand - 1928. Im Vorsatz zahlr. Unterschriften von Verbandsmitgliedern zur Feier der Burschenschaft vom 2. Juni 1973 / Im Nachsatz unzählige Unterschriften von Verbandsmitgliederen zum 72. Stiftungsfest am 13. und 14. Mai 1950 / zum 83. Stiftungsfest am 11.05.1961 / zum 88 Stiftungsfest am 7./8. Mai 1966 und zum Franken-Treffen am 14. und 15. Mai 1969 / zum 90. Stiftungsfest am 17-19. März 1988 und zum 103. Stiftungsfest 29.-31. Mai 1981 !!!!! Eine sehr seltene Chronik mit sehr zahlreichen Autographen ! Beilage ! : Das Fest des Bestehens der Berliner Burschenschaft Fanconia. Vom 17. bis 20. Mai 1928. Extra erschienende Beischrift des Buches bis Seite 183 beiliegend ! b86985 Versand D: 6,00 EUR Studentika, Studentica

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        Collection of Plays published by Victor Gollancz.

      London: Victor Gollancz Ltd.,, 1928-44. 265 volumes (110 titles), octavo. Original cloth (with dust jackets unless stated) or wrappers, many wraparound bands. Generally excellent condition, having been stored in the publisher's file copy archive since their publication - most copies stamped "File Copy" or marked by hand as such. An extraordinarily comprehensive collection of first editions of plays and theatrical anthologies printed by British publishing titan Victor Gollancz (founded 1927) from 1928 to 1944. This entire collection (with the exception of two titles brought in to supplement a gap) derives from the publisher's own file copy archive, which accounts for the exceptional condition and completeness of this Gollancz theatrical library, presenting many valuable first editions (a fine first of R. C. Sherriff's Journey's End being a notable example), and many play texts that are hard to find. The collection comprises a complete run of the Famous Plays series (1929-1937), which superbly encapsulates the stage culture of the 1930s London, as well as a hugely comprehensive selection of the Gollancz plays published singly in slim volumes with grey dust jackets, and a number of the signature yellow-jacketed Gollancz publications also containing plays (as well as musical and ballet texts). The vast majority of these plays were performed in London theatres in the 1920s, 30s and 40s, as attested by the numerous wraparound bands (rare survivals in themselves) advertising their "now being performed at" the likes of The Globe, The Savoy, The Duke of York, The Criteron, etc. A complete list of the titles follows - all "1st"s are first impressions unless otherwise stated, all hardbacks have jackets unless otherwise stated. Many of the titles are present in both hard and soft variants and with duplicates: John van Druten, The Return of the Soldier, 1928 [1st wrappers] John van Druten, Young Woodley, 1928 [1st hardback, 3rd impression wrappers] Ashely Dukes, Such Men are Dangerous, 1928 [1st hardback x 2, 1st wrappers x 2] Ashley Dukes, The Fountain-Head, 1928 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers x 2] Monckton Hoffe, Many Waters, 1928 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers] Miles Malleson, Four People, 1928 [1st hardback, 2nd impression hardback, 1st wrappers, 2nd impression wrappers] Benn W. Levy, Mud & Treacle, 1928 [1st wrappers] H. R. Lenormand (trans D. L. Orna), Three Plays (The Dream Doctor, Man and His Phantoms, The Coward) 1928 [1st hardback] R. C. Sherriff, Journey's End, 1929 [1st hardback, 22nd impression hardback] Benn W. Levy, Mrs Moonlight, 1929 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers] Reginald Berkeley, The Lady With A Lamp, 1929 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers] Ernest George, Belle, 1929 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers] R. C. Sherriff, Badger's Green, 1930 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers] Clifford Bax, Socrates, 1930 [1st hardback] John van Druten, London Wall, 1931 [1st hardback and 1st wrappers] C. L. Anthony, Autumn Crocus, 1931 [1st hardback and 1st wrappers] Marc Connelly, The Green Pastures: A Fable. 1930 [1st hardback] Elmer L. Rice, Street Scene, 1930 [1st wrappers] Allan Monkhouse, Paul Felice, 1930 [1st hardback x 2, 1st wrappers x 2] Eberhard Wolfgang Meoller, Douaumont, or the Return of the Soldier Ulysses, 1930 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers] James Lansdale Hodson, Red Night, 1930 [1st wrappers x 2] John van Druten, There's Always Juliet, 1931 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers] Naomi Royde-Smith, Mrs Siddons, 1931 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers] C. K. Munro, Bluestone Quarry, 1931 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers] Ronald Jeans, Lean Harvest, 1931 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers] Clifford Bax, Valiant Ladies, Three New Plays (The Venetian, The Rose Without a Thorn, The Immortal Lady, 1931 [1st wrappers] James B. Fagan, The Improper Duchess, 1931 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers] Rudolf Beiser, Souvernir of the Anniversary Performance The Barretts of Wimpole Street, Queen's Theatre, September 23rd 1931 [1st wrappers x 5] Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman, Once in a Lifetime: A Comedy. 1932 [1st hardback] George S. Kaufman & Morrie Ryskind (Lyrics by Ira Gershwin), Of Thee I Sing, 1932 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers x 2] John van Druten, Somebody Knows, 1932 [1st hardback x 2 and 1st wrappers] C. K. Munro, Three Plays (The Rumour; At Mrs. Beam's; The Birth, Death and Life of Mr. Eno), 1932 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers] Elmer Rice, See Naples and Die, 1932 (1st hardback x2, 1st wrappers] Ronald Mackenzie, Musical Chairs, 1932 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers] Hans Chlumberg, Miracle at Verdun, 1932 [1st wrappers] Clifford Bax, Twelve Short Plays, 1932 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers] C. L. Anthony, Service, 1932 [1st hardback x 2, 1st wrappers] Rodney Ackland, Strange Orchestra, 1932 [1st hardback x 2, 1st wrappers] E. M. Delafield, The Glass Wall, 1933 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers] Plays of a Half-Decade (Journey's End, R. C. Sherriff; Young Woodley, John van Druten; The Lady with a Lammp, Reginald Berkeley; Many Waters, Monckton Hoffe; The Barretts of Wimpole Street, Rudolf Besier; The Improper Duchess, James B. Fagan; To See Ourselves, E. M. Delafield; After All, John Van Druten; Autumn Crocus, C. L. Anthony; Musical Chairs, Ronald Mackenzie; The Rose Without a Thorn, Clifford Bax) 1933 [1st hardback] John van Druten, The Distaff Side, 1933 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers, and 1st hardback lacking jacket] Sidney Howard, Alien Corn, 1933 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers x2] Elmer Rice, Plays, containing The Adding Machine, Street Scene, See Naples and Die, Counsellor-at-Law, 1933 [1st hardback] Humbert Wolfe, Reverie of Policeman: A Ballet. 1933 [1st hardback x 2] W. Chetham-Strode, Sometimes Even Now, 1933 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers x2] Miles Malleson, Yours Unfaithfully, 1933 [1st wrappers] Anthony Armstrong, Ten-Minute Alibi, 1933 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers] Rene Fauchois (adapted Emlyn Williams), The Late Christopher Bean, 1933 [1st hardback x 2, 1st wrappers] Ronald Gow, Gallows Glorious, 1933 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers] Miles Malleson & H. Brooks, Six Men of Dorset, 1934 [1st wrappers] Michael Joseph, Discovery, 1934 [1st hardback x 2, 1st wrappers x 2] Ronald Mackenzie, The Maitlands, 1934 [1st hardback x 2] Gertrude Jennings, Family Affairs, 1934 [1st hardback x 2, 1st wrappers x 3] Sidney Kingsley, Men In White, 1934 [1st wrappers] Philip Johnson, Lovers' Leap, 1934 [1st hardback x2, 1st wrappers x2] Lillian Trimble Bradley, What Happened Then?, 1934 [1st hardback x2, 1st wrappers x2] John van Druten, Flowers of the Forest, 1934 [1st hardback and 1st wrappers] Aimee and Philip Stuart, Sixteen, 1934 [1st hardback x 2, 1st wrappers] Merton Hodge, The Wind and the Rain, 1934 [1st hardback x 2, 1st wrappers] W. P. Lipscomb & R. J. Minney, Clive of India, 1934 [1st hardback no jacket] Anthony Armstrong & Harold Simpson, Without Witness, 1934 [1st hardback x 2, 1st wrappers x 2] C. L. Anthony, Touch Wood, 1934 [1st hardback x 2] H. M. Harwood, The Old Folks at Home, 1934 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers] Merton Hodge, Grief Goes Over, 1935 [1st hardback x 2. 1st wrappers x 2] Gilbert Lennox, Close Quarters, 1935 [1st hardback] Carl Sternheim, The Mask of Virtue, 1935 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers] Emlyn Williams, Night Must Fall, 1935-8 [1st hardback x 2, 1st wrappers, 2nd hardback, 2nd wrappers, 4th wrappers] Elmer Rice, Other Plays and Not For Children, Being Four Plays, 1935 [1st hardback] Winifred Howe, Summer's Lease, 1935 [1st hardback x 2, 1st wrappers x 2] Samson Raphaelson, Accent on Youth, 1935 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers] Richard Pryce, Frolic Wind, 1935 [1st hardback x2, 1st wrappers x 2] James Lansdale Hodson, Harvest in the North, 1935 [1st hardback x 2, 1st wrappers x 2] Michael Egan, The Dominant Sex, 1935 [1st hardback x 2, 1st wrappers x 2] Hubert Griffith, Youth at the Helm, 1935 [1st hardback] Norman Ginsbury, Viceroy Sarah, 1935 [1st hardback] Rodney Ackland, The Old Ladies, 1935 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers] R. C. Sherriff & Jeanne de Casalis, St Helena, 1936 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers x2] Arthur Schneitzler, Professor Bernhardi, 1936 [3 copies, 1st hardback, 1st wrappers x2] Bella and Samuel Spewack, Boy Meets Girl, 1936 [1st hardback x 2, 1st wrappers x 2] Clifford Odets, Three Plays (Awake and Sing!; Waiting for Lefty; Till the Day I Die), 1936 [1st hardback without jacket] James Lansdale Hodson, Nelson, 1936 [1st hardback x 2, 1st wrappers] Eleanor & Herbert Farjeon, The Two Bouquets, 1936 [1st hardback x 2, 1st wrappers x 2] Michael Egan, Private Company, 1936 [1st hardback x 2, 1st wrappers x 2] Rodney Ackland, After October, 1936 [1st hardback x 2, 1st wrappers] Gerald Gould & Barbara Burnham, Falling Angel, 1936 [1st hardback x 2, 1st wrappers] John van Druten, Gertie Maude, 1937 [1st hardback x2, 1st warppers] Elsie T. Schauffler, Parnell, 1937 [1st hardback x 2, 1st wrappers x 2] H. R. Lenormand, In Theatre Street, 1937 [1st hardback x 2, 1st wrappers x2] John Bourne (ed.), Twenty-Five Modern One-Act Plays (by Armstrong, Bax, Bottomley, Box, Bridie, Brighouse, Brown, Dukes, Grantham, Gregson, Guitry, Hodson, Housman, Johnson, Kozlenko, McCracken, Moiseiwitsch, Morris, Mount, Ould, Peach, Purcell, Rubinstein, Sylvaine, Wilde) 1938 [1st hardback] Clifford Odets, Golden Boy, 1938 [1st hardback x 2, 1st wrappers x 2] Norman Macowan, Glorious Morning, 1938 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers x2] Michael Egan, To Love and the Cherish, 1939 [1st hardback, 1st wrappers] Edward Thompson, Essex and Elizabeth, 1943 [2nd impression impression hardback] John van Druten, Old Acquaintance, 1943 [1st hardback x 2] H. F. Rubinstein, Hated Servants, 1944 [1st hardback x2] Also the complete Famous Plays Series: (missing only Six Plays, 1930?) Famous Plays of To-Day (Journey's End, R. C. Sherrif; Young Woodley, John van Druten; Many Waters, Monckton Hoffe; The Lady with a Lamp, Reginald Berkeley; Such Men are Dangerous, Ashely Dukes; Mrs. Moonlight, Benn W. Levy) 1929 [3rd impression hardback] Famous Plays of 1931 (The Barretts of Wimpole Street, Rudolph Besier; The Improper Duchess, James B. Fagan; To See Ourselves, E. M. Delafield; After All, John van Druten; London Wall, John van Druten; Autumn Crocus, C. L. Anthony) 1932 [6th impression hardback] Famous Plays of 1932 (Musical Chairs, Ronald Mackenzie; Somebody Knkows, John van Druten; See Naples and Die, Elmer Rice; The Rose Without a Thorn, Clifford Bax; There's Always Juliet, John van Druten; Once in a Lifetime, Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman) 1932 [5th impression hardback] Famous Plays of 1932-3 (Children in Uniform, Christina Winsloe; Miracle at Verdun, Hans Chlumberg; Service, C. L. Anthony; Strange Orchestra, Rodney Ackland; Behold, We Live, John van Druten; Counsellor-at-Law, Elmer Rice) 1933 [1st hardback] Famous Plays of 1933 (The Late Christopher Bean, Rene Fauchois trans Emlyn Williams; Richard of Bordeaux, Gordon Daviot; Ten-Minute Alibi, Anthony Armstrong; Sometimes Even Now, W. Chetham-Strode; Alien Corn, Sidney Howard; Of Thee I Sing, George S. Kaufman and Morrie Ryskind) 1933 [1st hardback] Famous Plays of 1933-1934 (Clive of India, W. P. Lipscomb and R. J. Minney; The Wind and the Rain, Merton Hodge; Reunion in Vienna, Robert E. Sherwood; The Laughing Woman, Gordon Daviot; Sixteen, Aimee and Philip Stuart; The Distaff Side, John van Druten) 1934 [1st hardback] Famous Plays of 1934 (Touch Wood, C. L. anthony; Men in White, Sidney Kingsley; The Maitlands, Ronald Mackenzie; Queen of Scots, Gordon Daviot; Old Folks at Home, H. M. Harwood; Family Affairs, Gertrude Jennings) 1934 [1st hardback] Famous Plays of 1934-5 (Viceroy Sarah, Norman Ginsbury; The Dominant Sex, Michael Egan; Frolic Wind, Richard Pryce; The Old Ladies, Rodney Ackland; Flowers of the Forest, John Van Druten; Lovers' Leap, Philip Johnson) 1935 [1st hardback] Famous Plays of 1935 (Night Must Fall, Emlyn Williams; Accent on Youth, Samson Raphaelson; Close Quarters, W. O. Somin trans Gilbert Lennox; Grief Goes Over, Merton Hodge; The Mask of Virtue, Carl Sternheim trans Ashely Dukes; Youth at the Helm, Paul Vulpius trans Hubert Griffith) 1935 [1st hardback] Famous Plays of 1935-6 (St Helena, R. C. Sherriff and Jeanne de Casalis; Call It a Day, Dodie Smith; After October, Rodney Ackland; Red Night, James Lansdale Hodson; Awake and Sing, Clifford Odets; Katie Roche, Teresea Deevy), 1936 [1st hardback] Famous Plays of 1936 (Professor Bernhadi, Arthur Schnitzler; Parnell, Elsie T. Schauffler; The Two Bouquets, Eleanor and Herbert Farjeon; Bury the Dead, Irwin Shaw; Boy Meets Girl, Bella and Samuel Spewack; Till the Day I Die, Clifford Odets) 1937 [2nd impression hardback] Famous Plays of 1937 (A Month in the Country, Ivan S. Turgenev; Judgment Day, Elmer Rice; Busman's Honeymoon, Dorothy L. Sayers and M. St. Clare Byrne; In Theatre Street, H. R. Lenormand; The Women, Clare Boothe; People in Love, Arthur Reid) 1937 [1st hardback]

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        Zidovsky Hrbitov [Jewish Cemetery]

      Prague: Odeon, 1928. First edition. Styrsky, Jindrich. 31 pages, 20 x 17 cm. (7.9 x 6.7 in.), original printed wrappers. Six full-page lithographs by Styrsky; typography and design by Karel Teige. One of 220 copies on Van Gelder paper, this unnumbered. Slight creasing to spine, usual offset on free endpapers, but an excellent copy of one of the most important works of Czech surrealism.

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        America Central.

      2, 8 Blatt Geleitwort in 3 Sprachen (Deutsch, Englisch und Spanisch), 1 Tafel mit Inhalt und 40 farbige Bilder auf Pappen montiert (komplett !) inneliegend in einer betitelten OHalbleinenmappe mit einem farbigen Deckelbild - die Mappe leicht ber. sonst schöner Zustand - 1928. Eine sehr seltene Kunstmappe ! a71128

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        Paris-Plaisirs. 1928. Numéro 67 au numéro 78. Mado Minty et Spanover. Melle Endja Mogoul du Casino de Paris. Wood sisters au Casino de Paris. Mlle Smolenska des Folies-Bergères. Mlle Bennett du Casino de Paris. La Nikolyka au Palace. Mlle Halina Dorsowna aux Folies-Bergères. Mlle Youla et Mr. Nicoromoff du Concert Mayol. Mlle Edmonde Guy et Mr. Van Duren. Melle Swenjiska du Palace. Tamarina et Frédoff. La Danseuse Chrysis.

      Paris Plaisirs, 1928, reliure demi-toile chagrinée à coins, in-4, titre, date et ornements au dos, couvertures conservées. Manque de papier au dernier plat. Très bon état intérieur. Envoi en recommandé, 12 Euros en sus.

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        Piccolo trattato di tecnica pittorica

      In 8, cm 20 x 16, pp. 110. Brossura editoriale con sovraccoperta. Edizione originale rara. Volume stampato per gli Amici del libro  a cura e spese di Giovanni Scheiwiller. Si sono stampati 50 esemplari con impostazione speciale in macchina su carta Ingres della cartiera Miliani di Fabriano e 300 su carta bianca vergata della cartiera Burgo di Verzuolo. Il nostro esemplare appartiene alla tiratura di 50 esemplari su carta Ingres. Buona copia con minimi danni al taglio dei piatti e alla cuffia. L'opera venne commissionata a De Chirico da Giovanni Scheiwiller non ancora diventato ufficialmente editore, ma dipendente della Hoepli. L'opera, nella tradizione della trattatistica pittorica antica, doveva essere un semplice manuale pratico che in realta' rispecchia l'idea di 'ritorno al mestiere' di De De Chirico, concetti peraltro gia' espressi in vari articoli di Valori Plastici ITA

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        Chageinu - Our Holidays a picture book drawn by Z. Raban of the Bezalel Art School, [Hebrew title page:] Chageinu sefer tmunot ziyer Zeev Raban. Bezalel Jerusalem, Kharuzim me'et Avi-Shai -Hebrew verses by Avi-Shai

      Miller-Lynn Publishing Co.; Jerusalem, New York;. Hardcover. Beautifully illustrated in color images with tissue covering. title in gold, 15 tipped in color plates & 13 printed poems in gold and green ink opposite the illustrations, a scarcer variant of the edition with Hebrew text. Good + condition. Blue boards with gilt title and decoration. Top Quality Seller - Customer Service available. . Good. 1928.

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        20 Hrs. and 40 Min. Our Flight in the Friendship. The American Girl, First Across the Atlantic by Air, Tells Her Story.

      New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1928. First edition, second printing, published the same year as the first. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author on the half title page, "To Mr. and Mrs. White with thanks for their kindness Amelia Earhart."Also included as an autographed letter signed by Amelia Earhart to the same recipient dated 14 March 1929 to Mrs. White, "thanking her for hosting the pilot while in Texas, sending this book, and mentioning that she is still enjoying the fresh gladiolas and sweet peas." In very good condition with light rubbing. A warm inscription. "In April 1928 Earhart received the telephone call that would change her life: an offer to become the first woman to fly the Atlantic. Earhart's impeccable character and physical resemblance to Charles A. Lindbergh made her an easy choice for the promoters, aviator Richard Byrd, publisher George Putnam, and socialite Amy Phipps Guest, who had originally intended to make the flight. On the morning of 3 July 1928 Earhart departed from Boston Harbor in a trimotor Fokker with pilots Wilmer 'Bill' Stultz and Louis 'Slim' Gordon. Earhart agreed to go as a passenger, though 'the idea of going as just 'extra weight' did not appeal to me at all.' Following the departure from Trepassy, Newfoundland, at 11:40 a.m. on 17 June, the Friendship encountered miserable weather, and Earhart never touched the controls during the 20-hour, 40-minute flight. Stultz landed the Fokker on the water at Burry Port, Wales, and Earhart became an immediate sensation. Earhart was astounded by the reception she received. She was feted in London and New York and was given a ticker-tape parade down Broadway with her nearly forgotten fellow pilots. On the postflight tour around the country... Earhart sensed her opportunity to promote her passions of aviation, feminism, and pacifism... Earhart became an accomplished speaker, writer, and columnist for Cosmopolitan. She joined Lindbergh in promoting a new air mail service, Transcontinental Air Transport, and she purchased a Lockheed Vega, which she flew in the first women's cross-country air derby in 1929" (ANB).

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        Das Nordlicht.

      Florentiner Ausgabe. Bde. 1. u. 2. (v. 3). 1. Erster Theil: Das Mittelmeer. 2. Pan / Orphisches Intermezzo. kl.-4. 4 Bll., 429 4 Bll., 151 S. OKart. In gutem Zustand. In Kassette. EA. W.-G. 1 Raabe 45.2 Zehnjahreskat. G. Müller S. 79 - Erstausgabe des Erstlingswerkes. Mit je einem kurzen eh. Gedicht des Verfassers a. d. Vortit. jeden Bandes, datiert 1928. - Die ab 1910 erschienen ersten Werke Theodor Däublers (1876 in Triest - 1934) wurden von den Dichtern des gerade aufkommenden Expressionismus begeistert aufgenommen. "Das Nordlicht", ein wortmächtiges Versepos, an dem Däubler bereits seit 1898 gearbeitet hatte wurde 1916 von dem jungen Philosophen Carl Schmitt in einer Monographie enthusiastisch besprochen. Kasimir Edschmid schrieb 1920 über Däubler: "Er ist einer der von innen Leuchtenden, selbst das Dunkle und Wirre hat den einfachen Reiz".

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      RABELAIS OEUVRES DE RABELAIS GARNIER 1928 2 volimi in-4°, bella legatura originale d'amatore con angoli, titoli in rosso e nero con acquarello con graziosa figura caricaturale a colori a dorso, fregi rossi ai piatti in fine carta decorata policroma marmorizzata. Sguardie in bella carta decorata policroma marmorizzata. Vol I: occh. ritratto di Rabellais in antiporta in ovale, frontespizio con logo dell'editore; pp. XLVI; pp. 434 [1], con 12 belle tavole fuori testo e nel testo e molte illustrazioni in bianco e nero. Vol II: occh., frontespizio [1] pp. 527;[1] con 10 belle tavole in b/n. Splendida opera di Rabelais illustrata dal Dore in splendida legatura d'amatore. Rara e ricercata edizione, fresco esemplare intonso ad ampi margini. Legatura d'amatore

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        Maillol. Galerie Alfred Flechtheim Berlin W 10, Lützowufer 13. Vom 29. November bis Weihnachten 1928. [Ausstellungskatalog / exhibition catalogue].

      Klein-8. 16 cm. 32 Seiten. Original-Karton. 1. Auflage. Katalog anlässlich der Ausstellung Galerie Alfred Flechtheim Berlin, 29. November bis Weihnachten 1928. Mit zahlreichen Abbildungen. Einband leicht stockfleckig. Gutes, innen gutes bis sehr gutes Exemplar.

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        The Law of Success: In Sixteen Lessons (8 Volume Set)

      Meriden, CT: The Ralston University Press, 1928. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First Edition, complete eight volume set with two lessons per volume, bound in dark blue variant cloth. Volumes range from Good to Very Good with occasional scuffing and rubbing to cloth, some inner hinges tender or exposed leaving some bindings a bit fragile, previous owner names in several volumes, pages toned with pencil markings (and at least one rough pen scribble) and several page corners torn or creased. A well-read set.

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        Considérations sur la gravure originale

      1928Bruxelles, La Gravure Originale Belge, 1928. 25,5 x 29,5 cm, in-4 oblong à l'italienne, 19 pp. - gravure à l'eau-forte de Laboureur en frontispice (encartée) - 1 burin hors texte et un autre en cul-de-lampe par Emile-H. Tielemans, broché, couverture beige rempliée et imprimée. Edition originale rare de ce texte de J.-E. Laboureur sur son art. Tirage à 115 exemplaires, tous sur Arches, dont 15 HC (n° 36). Deux petites taches en tête de la couverture, sinon parfait. (MONOD, 6621 ; inconnu de Sylvain Laboureur) ///// La librairie sera fermée du 15 au 26 décembre 2016, passez vos commandes avant ou après ces dates /////

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        Ansicht von Wörth am Rhein. - Original Ölgemälde entstanden zwischen 1938 bis 1947. - Öl auf Malkarton, links unten signiert.

      Bild ca. 48,5 x 37 cm -- Rahmen-Aussenmass: ca. 62,5 x 50,5 cm - Arthur Niso war ein brasilianischer Maler, der von 1928-1946 in Deutschland lebte. Er war Schüler von Heinrich von Zügel, Max Bergmann und Angelo Jank. Schon 1931, selbst noch Student, stellte er im Münchener Glaspalast aus. 1938 bis 1945 beteiligte er sich an mehreren großen Ausstellungen. 1946 kehrte er nach Brasilien zurück, wo er Gründer der Schule für Musik und Bildende Kunst von Paraná wurde. -- Eine der seltenen Wörther Stadtansichten von Nisio.

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        Ladies Almanack. Showing Their Signs and Their Tides; Their Moons and Their Changes; the Seasons as it is with Them; Their Eclipses and Equinoxes; as Well as a Full Record of Diurnal and Nocturnal Distempers. Written & Illustrated by a Lady of Fashion

      Paris: Printed for the Author, and Sold by Edward W. Titus, 1928. No. 9 of 10 (of 1,050) copies signed ("A Lady of Fashion") and hand-colored on Vergé de Vidalon. This copy additionally inscribed. Frontispiece, title-page ornament and 21 illustrations to text throughout, all hand-colored. 84, [4] pp. Small 4to. Publisher's plain cream wrappers in illustrated and hand-colored parchment French-fold dust-jacket. Some loss and fading to hand-coloring on jacket covers, else fine. Housed in a custom cloth box, with prospectus and original glassine wrapper. No. 9 of 10 (of 1,050) copies signed ("A Lady of Fashion") and hand-colored on Vergé de Vidalon. This copy additionally inscribed. Frontispiece, title-page ornament and 21 illustrations to text throughout, all hand-colored. 84, [4] pp. Small 4to. One of 10, Signed and Inscribed. The exceedingly rare limited signed edition of Djuna Barnes's bawdy and satirical Ladies Almanack, an exploration of lesbian love. One of only 10 copies hand-colored, signed (anonymously as "A Lady of Fashion") and bound in a vellum wrapper. This copy is additionally inscribed by Barnes on the front free endpaper to her literary executor, "For Hank O'Neal - from Djuna Barnes with affection - N.Y. 1979." [With:] a 1 p. typescript, "New page for Ladies Almanack," heavily edited in red pen by Barnes, possibly prepared for the 1972 Harper & Row facsimile edition. Messerli 3. Provenance: Hank O'Neal

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      London: Faber and Gwyer Ltd. , 1928. Limited ed. Hardcover. Very Good +. 6 x 9 in. 395 pp. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. A limited, signed edition on hand-made paper of 260, of which this is number 202. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD+ ; just the merest hint of shelf wear, covers extraordinarily clean and unblemished. Spine is sunned. Binding is tight and hinges have no play whatsover. The text is bright, clean and unmarked, with just a hint of foxing to the endpapers. Included is a 4 1/2 x 7 inch loose page of hand-laid paper with ink sketches of WWI officers, which was in this book when we bought it. I can't prove that they are by Sassoon, but they bear a striking similarity to a few others I researched online, notably sketches on letters from the front, circa 1917. See photograph provided and decide for yourself. A lovely copy of this rare and cherished book, with a likely terrific bonus in the sketch. Sport/Memoir. RGR.

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        La règle de l'homme

      First edition, one of 23 numbered copies of old Japan accompanied by a series of color prints on rice paper, deluxe edition. Illustrated book of 6 original lithographs by Marise Rudis. Rare and beautiful full copy from the remainder of China. Gallimard Paris 1928 15,5x20,5cm broché

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        CANCIONERO. Primera edición 1496. Publicado en facsímile por la Real Academia Española. Prólogo de Emilio Cotarelo.

      Tip. de la Revista de Archivos Biblio. y Museos, Madrid 1928 - Gran folio. 32 págs. de texto, CVI págs. facsímil en letra gótica, 4 h., Cubierta original. Magnífica encuadernación. Media piel, nervios, hilos y florones dorados, corte superior tintado. Excelente edición, del Cancionero del escritor salmantino, compuesto por églogas, poesías religiosas y devotas, obras de carácter alegórico, amorosas alternando con jocosas, y representaciones dramáticas, que el mismo autor musicó con excelentes resultados. El Cancionero, escrito de los catorce a los veinticinco años y publicado a los veintiocho, destaca por su sencillez y llaneza, y parece dictado por una gran espontaneidad. Literatura española. Poesía española. Cancioneros. Facsímiles. Spanish literature. Spanish poetry. Songbooks. Facsimile.

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        Fraaß, Erich. - "Vorfrühling".

      - Zeichnung / Pinsel- & Farbstiftzeichnung, 1928-1930. Von Erich Fraaß. 39,8 x 49 cm (Darstellung / Einfassungslinie). Links unten signiert. - Papier leicht knickspurig und etwas gebräunt. Links unten kleiner Einriß. Reißzwecklöchlein. Verso Reste einer ehemaligen Montierung. Insgesamt noch gut erhalten. Erich Fraaß (1893 Glauchau - 1974 Dresden). Auch Erich Fraass. Deutscher Maler und Grafiker des Spätexpressionismus. 1907-10 Ausbildung zum Lithografen. 1910-13 Besuch der Kunstgewerbeschule in Dresden. 1913-14 Studium an der Kunstakademie Dresden bei Oskar Zwintscher. 1914-18 als Soldat im Ersten Weltkrieg. 1918 Mitglied des Spartakusbundes. 1919-22 Fortsetzung des Studiums bei Robert Sterl und Meisterstudium bei Sterl. 1921 Großer Staatspreis und Jubiläumsstiftung der Stadt Dresden, Mitglied der Künstlergruppe "Die Schaffenden" um Conrad Felixmüller. 1925-26 Studienreisen u.a. in die Niederlande und nach Spanien; Teilnahme an der Internationalen Kunstausstellung in Dresden. 1931 Mitbegründer und Vorsitzender der "Neuen Dresdner Sezession" (1934 Verbot). 1945 Zerstörung des Ateliers auf der Ammonstraße und Verlust eines Großteils seiner Werke. 1947 Dozent, ab 1953-58 Professor für Malerei an der Hochschule für Bildende Künste Dresden (HfBK). [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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      New York: Brentano's Ltd.,, 1928. Octavo. Original lavender cloth, titles to spine and pictorial decoration to upper board gilt. With the dust jacket. Spine rolled, faint dampstain to top edge of lower board, partial toning to free endpapers. A very good copy in the lightly rubbed jacket with several small chips and closed tears repaired with brown paper attached to the verso. First edition, first printing of the first of McEvoy's novels to feature Dixie Dugan, a Brooklyn-born showgirl who conquers Broadway and Hollywood, and who was the central character in several films. McEvoy is also known for his plays and novels that were adapted into films for W. C. Fields. A very attractive copy of a title that is scarce in the jacket.

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        Zwerg im Wald mit Eichhörnchen. Original-Aquarell ( und Mischtechnik ).

      Gezeigt wird ein Zwerg mit roter Mütze, der unter einer großen Tanne eine Suppe kocht und kostet, daneben ein Eichhörnchen, eine grüne Schlange sowie einige Pilze. Aquarell ( und Mischtechnik ) auf Papier, unten mit *M.Moll* signiert und mit *1928* datiert sowie als Original-Aquarell bezeichnet. Bildmaß der Darstellung 20 x 15,5 cm ( Höhe x Breite ), alt unter Glas gerahmt ( Rahmenmaß: 38,5 x 27 cm ), ungeöffnet. Der Rahmen gering bestoßen - ansonsten guter Zustand. ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available ) ( Lagerort: Richey - 1. OG )

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        Royaume de Champa, Le

      White Lotus, Paris 1928 - Royaume de Champa, Le [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Monatshefte für freie und angewandte Kunst. Jahrgänge 1899 bis 1928 in 30 Bänden

      Bruckmann 1928 - - Enthalten: Freie Kunst: Band 1, 3, 13, 17, 19, 21, 23, 25, 27, 29, 41, 43, 45, 47 und 57 / Angewandte Kunst: Band 2, 4, 14, 18, 20, 22, 24, 26, 28, 30, 42, 44, 46, 48 und 58 / Die Zeitschrift ist ein umfangreiches Quellwerkl der Jugendstil und Art Deco Ära / sehr ergiebig / Wegen des hohen Gewichts und aus versicherungstechnischen Gründen betragen die Versandkosten innerhalb Deutschlands 17,70 €. - Gewicht in Gramm: 84000 Bruckmann, München, 1899-1928. Zusammen ca. 14.000 S. mit jeweils zahlreichen Tafeln u. Textabb., einheitliche Halbledereinbände mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel und Lederecken, quart, (teils etwas fleckig / gering berieben)

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      Privately Published, 1928. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good binding. A clean and tight copy, though the spine label has essentially perished. With an ALS from Armistead Gordon to A. W. Bohannan (author of "Old Surry") laid in. Very Good binding.

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        A Long Life in Review

      N/P: N/P N/D (1928); 178 pages; Top edge gilded; All first printing points (Graff 2720); Dark green cloth covers, with gilt lettering and ruled lines; Frontispiece between ii and iii; Includes excerpt from the St. Louis Globe-Democrat on pages 174-177; From the library of former Kansas governor and 1936 presidential candidate, Alf Landon, with his later book plate on blank front end page; Light rubbing on spine, partially affecting gilt lines at foot and head; Very light rubbing on cloth at spine ends and corners; Volume remains tight and very clean; Nice example of this rare first edition, containing material on the an overland trip to California and eventual return by way of Panama, the California Gold Rush, and the Civil War.. First Edition. Cloth - Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo.

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        Hirohito, The Enthronement Edition. The Japan Advertiser WITH the print by Yoshida Hiroshi-- Hemeji Castle

      Japan Advertiser, Tokyo 1928 - Tokyo: Japan Advertiser, 1928. Fine. Yoshida Hiroshi (illustrator). First Edition. Japan Advertiser Press, Tokyo, 1928. Silk portfolio over boards, silk ties. Elephant Folio. This work celebrates the enthronement ceremonies for emperor Hirohito. Book is battered and worn, but the colored woodcut by Yoshida Hiroshi has not been removed and is in as-new condtion, lovely. Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall. You are buying this book for the incredible print by Yoshida. "Fine"here refers to the print, not the book. And a very wonderful print it is. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        les nuits de Sibérie - La nuit de haschish et d'opium - Nuits aux bouges - Nuits de Noël - Quatre nuits de Provence - Les nuits qui me chantent - La nuit de Jérusalem - La nuit de Fès - Nuits d'Alger - La nuit en mer - La dernière nuit - La nuit du bourreau de soi-même.

      - Flammarion, Paris 1928-1930, 19,5x24cm, 12 volumes reliés en 4. - Edizione originale per ognuno dei 12 testi, ogni volta che uno di 750 copie numerate e ripristinata Rives velina. I testi sono collegate 3 da 3, la metà leganti marina dolore, indietro liscio decorato con una stella e luna crescente impianto palladio, prime tavole di copertura conservati, conservato alcuni secondi piatti, tutti i capi dorati, binding firmato Houades. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Collection complètes de la série Les Nuits chez Flammarion. Edition originale pour certains des 12 textes, à chaque fois un des 750 exemplaires numérotés et réimposés sur vélin de Rives. Les textes sont reliés 3 par 3, reliures en demi chagrin bleu marine, dos lisses ornés d'un semis d'étoiles et croissant de lune palladié, premiers plats de couverture conservés, certains deuxièmes plats conservés, toutes têtes dorées, reliures signées Houades. Tous les volumes sont illustrés d'eaux-fortes, de lithographies ou de bois gravés, chacun par un artiste différent dont voici la liste : Alexeieff, Ahü, Dignimont, Baudier, Renefer, Drouart, Mainssieux, Suréda, Fouqueray, Serveau et Dethomas. Bel et rare ensemble complet de la série Les nuits parue chez Flammarion.

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      Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited, 1928. 1st edition.. Hardback. Very Good/Very Good. Illustrated by Brisley, Nina K.. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper. Red cloth, gilt titles. 4 b/w plates. 336 pages. Some light bumping to top and tail of faded spine. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins. Wrapper is browned to spine, with a few small tears/nicks to corners; some creasing. [S]

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        Zidovsky Hrbitov [Jewish Cemetery]

      Prague: Odeon, 1928. First edition. Styrsky, Jindrich. 31 pages, 20 x 17 cm. (7.9 x 6.7 in.), original printed wrappers. Six full-page lithographs by Styrsky; typography and design by Karel Teige. One of 220 copies on Van Gelder paper, this unnumbered. Slight creasing to spine, usual offset on free endpapers, but an excellent copy of one of the most important works of Czech surrealism.

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        The House at Pooh Corner

      London: Methuen & Co. Ltd,, 1928. With Decorations by Ernest H. Shepard. Octavo. Original pink cloth, titles to spine and pictorial design to front board gilt, top edge gilt, illustrated endpapers. Illustrated throughout by E. H. Shepard. Spine discoloured, boards slightly bowed, some fading to board edges, internally fresh. A very good copy. First edition, first impression, of the fourth Winnie-the-Pooh book, in which Tigger makes his first appearance.

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        Bottoms Up. Being a glossary of useful information for the thirsty.; Compiled by Two Knights and a Maid assisted by John Walker and the Haig Brothers

      Minneapolis: Gordon Volland Publications / The Buzza Company, 1928. First edition. Original card covers, tied with a silk cord. 41 pages, printed rectos only. Die-cut in the shape of a cocktail shaker. Light wear to covers, pencil inscription inside cover. Damp mark affects the first eight pages. To quote Richard Powers's socialdance.stanford website: " This rare Prohibition Era cocktail recipe book, die-cut in the shape of a cocktail shaker, was published in the U.S. in 1928, at the height of the Prohibition Era, flaunting the ban on alcohol with cocktail recipes by famous silent film stars, vaudeville performers and musicians, including W. C. Fields, Fanny Brice, Florenz Ziegfield, Ted Lewis and George Gershwin. Bottoms Up is notable for two reasons. It was one of only a few cocktail books published in the U.S. during Prohibition, and it's the earliest known example of a book of cocktail recipes of famous celebrities. This is a natural pairing. While most Americans found it difficult or impossible to obtain alcohol during Prohibition, celebrities, especially in the entertainment business, thrived on the underground cocktail culture. . . . Today's tradition of American cocktails primarily developed during, and because of, Prohibition. Cocktail books before this era were usually trade publications intended for professional bartenders. Then the 1920s and early 30s saw the emergence of do-it-yourself cocktail books, mostly published in England, France, Canada and Cuba, featuring the new explosion of cocktails that developed during Prohibition. Very few cocktail books were published in the U.S. at this time, since the ingredients weren't available, and Bottoms Up is the rarest of them all....George Earl Buzza Jr. began his career as an artist, drawing cartoons for the Chicago Tribune. He was also a writer, printer, publisher, entrepreneur, and cocktail afficionado. He founded the Buzza Company in Minneapolis and built a factory with a distinctive tower, called Craftacres. Buzza also published a variety of books on topics such as entertaining, etiquette, bridge, and childrens' books. And the odd 1928 cocktail book Bottoms Up, at a time that most of the ingredients were illegal. In 1929, just before the stock market crash, Buzza sold his interest in the company and moved to Hollywood, intending to retire. Instead, the tireless entrepreneur formed a partnership with a fellow Minneapolis business associate. He became president of the Buzza-Cardozo Company, a greeting card firm in Hollywood, which also published books on the side, including Hollywood Cocktails, once again published during Prohibition. George designed the book himself. e Buzza Company specialized in designing and manufacturing greeting cards. By 1927 it was one of the nation's largest greeting card companies, shipping 40 million cards a year, with annual sales of $2.5 million.eorge Earl Buzza Jr. began his career as an artist, drawing cartoons for the Chicago Tribune. He was also a writer, printer, publisher, entrepreneur, and cocktail aficionado. He founded the Buzza Company in Minneapolis and built a factory with a distinctive tower, called Craftacres.George Earl Buzza Jr. began his career as an artist, drawing cartoons for the Chicago Tribune. He was also a writer, printer, publisher, entrepreneur, and cocktail aficionado.  He founded the Buzza Company in Minneapolis and built a factory with a distinctive tower, called Craftacres. The Buzza Company specialized in designing and manufacturing greeting cards. By 1927 it was one of the nation's largest greeting card companies, shipping 40 million cards a year, with annual sales of $2.5 million. Buzza also published a variety of books on topics such as entertaining, etiquette, bridge, and childrens' books.  And the odd 1928 cocktail book Bottoms Up, at a time that most of the ingredients were illegal. In 1929, just before the stock market crash, Buzza sold his interest in the company and moved to Hollywood, intending to retire.  Instead, the tireless entrepreneur formed a partnership with a fellow Minneapolis business associate.  He became president of the Buzza-Cardozo Company, a greeting card firm in Hollywood, which also published books on the side, including Hollywood Cocktails, once again published during Prohibition.  George designed the book himself. Considering his evident enthusiasm for cocktails, he probably designed Bottoms Up as well, and was likely one of the "Two Knights" who wrote it." No copy in OCLC.

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        Original - Lithographie, Untitled, signiert

      Seltene Lithographie des amerikanischen Ausnahemkünstlers Cy Twombly (1928 - 2011). Der Druck gibt vermutlich ein Gemälde aus den Sechziger Jahren wider. Unten rechts vom Künstler voll signiert. Provenienz: Ausktionsbesitz USA, Privatsammlung Baden-Wüttemberg. Eine Rechnung des Auktionshauses in Houston ist vorhanden. Maße des Blattes: Bildmaße: 19 x 20 cm Blattmaße: 28 x 30 cm Erhaltung: An den Rändern mit leichten Knickspuren, auf der linken Seite des Blattes ein kleiner Fleck, vermutlich von einem Kugelschreiber, ansonsten sehr gut erhalten. Auf Wunsch gerne weitere Fotos.

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        L'OMBRE DES JOURS, précédé du discours de madame Colette à l'Académie Royale de Belgique en l'honneur de la Comtesse Anna de Noailles

      Paris, Société du livre d'art, 1928. In-4 demi-maroquin à coins prune, dos à nerfs très richement orné dans les entre-nerfs de motifs floraux mosaïqués encadrés par des filets en pointillé ou des frises de petites fleurs dorées, tête dorée, couverture conservée, étui, 167pp. Ce très bel ouvrage ne fut tiré qu'à 110 exemplaires (celui-ci nominatif réservé à monsieur R. Buthaud) ; il est illustré de fines GRAVURES AU BURIN DE J.-E. LABOUREUR et splendidement relié par SEPTER. Ex-libris gravé. Très bon état. On oublie aujourd'hui ce qu'a pu représenter Anna de Noailles pour une génération ; voici ce qu'écrit le jeune Mauriac à sa mort : " Cette jeune femme illustre prêta sa voix à toute une jeunesse tourmentée. Sa poésie fut le cri de notre adolescence. Admirée, adorée, chargée et comme accablée de tous les dons humains, elle nous précédait de dix années dans la vie, pour que nous fussions avertis que posséder tout, c'est ne rien avoir, et qu'il ne sert à rien de gagner l'univers. "

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        Max Beckmann. Das gesammelte Werk. Gemälde Graphik Handzeichnungen aus den Jahren 1905 bis 1927 - Städtische Kunsthalle Mannheim Katalog 1928

      Mannheim, Gengenbach & Hahn Druckerei und Verlag, 1928 190 x 260 mm, 32, Broschur, , Mit leichten Alters- und Gebrauchsspuren. Erste und letzte Seite mit wenigen Flecken sonst in gutem sauberem Zustand. Katalog zur Beckmann Ausstellung in der Städischen Kunsthalle Mannheim vom 19. Februar bis 1. April 1928. Mit 19 Abbildungen (16 auf Tafeln) und einer Liste von 272 Werken. Zeitlich sortiert und oft mit Angabe der Besitzer. Als Vorsatz zusätzlich eingeklebt zwei originale Zeitungsartikel zur Eröffnung der Ausstellung. Zusammen vier einhalb Spalten auf 2 Blatt.

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      New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons 1928 - New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1928. With a foreword by William A. Moffett. Octavo (9 1/8 x 6 1/4 in; 242 x 158 mm). [2], xv, [1, blank], 348 pp. Ten photogravure plates, with descriptive tissue guards, and forty-six photographic plates on twenty-three leaves (58 illustrations total); fold-out map at end. Original half blue cloth gilt over blue paper boards with spine stamped in gilt. Edges untrimmed. A Near Fine copy. Mounted on the front pastedown endpaper is a portion of the fabric (showing both sides) which covered the plane Josephine Ford on her historic flight over the North Pole on May 9th, 1926. One of Five Hundred Copies Signed and inscribed by Dick Byrd "To my friend van Lea Black the salt of the Earth from Dick Byrd, N. Y. City, Sept. 28, 1928". [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Gedichte. Typoskript.

      [1928],, o.O., 1928 - DIN-A 4, Titelbl. + [115] einseitig beschriebene Bll., Karton mit Kordelbindung - mit eigenh. Widmung des Verfassers, datiert 15.12.28, auf Titel - die Blätter haben zum Teil eine Faltspur - 113 der Blätter sind masch.schriftliche Durchschriften, 2 der Blätter masch.schriftliche Originale - ein identisches Exemplar (ohne Widmung) befindet sich im Nachlass von Werner Kraft im Deutschen Literaturarchiv Marbach - dieses Exemplar aus dem Nachlass des Literaturwissenschaftlers Hans Hennecke (1897 - 1977) - die erste selbständige Veröffentlichung von Gedichten Werner Krafts in Buchform erfolgte erst 1938 in Jerusalem.

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      8, 54 Bl., davon zahlreiche illustr. Taf. Mit beiliegender Original-Zeichnung, OLwd., Tadell. Die Zeichnung signiert und dat. Pierre Garnier est un poète, écrivain, critique et traducteur français né le 9 janvier 1928 à Amiens. Il vit aujourd'hui à Saisseval. Il est marié avec la poétesse Ilse Garnier.

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