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        Peace in Our Time: Addresses on Europe and the Empire [ Stated First Edition, Inscribed and Signed by Austen Chamberlain ]

      Philip Allan & Co. Ltd., London 1928 - A very good copy of the stated first (1928) hard cover edition, lacking a dust-jacket. Inscribed and signed on the front free edpaper: "To Evan Morgan / With all good wishes / from / Austen Chamberlain / Cardiff / Nov. 28th 1930." Evan [Frederic] Morgan was the 2nd Viscount Tredegar (1893 - 1949), a noted eccentric. The text of the book is wholly unmarked, pristine, and the green cloth with gilt lettering on the spine is remarkably bright and fresh in appearance. There is a bit of foxing/age-toning to the endpapers, the first few/last pages, and the page edges of the volume: unobtrusive. The book came to us from the library of a late local scholar of the world peace movements, and has a Highgate Auctions card laid in, which may indicate how he obtained this and other rare items from this period. A beautiful copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Lady Chatterley's Lover by D. H. Lawrence

      Florence, Privately Printed, 1928. 2 p.l., 365 p.; 25.5 cm. An unexpurgated piracy. Title in red and black: lines 1, 2, and 6 in red. This appears to be Gertzman, Descriptive Bibliography of LCL 1.11 with the Warren watermark. This copy belonged to S. Foster Damon, poet, and then a young teacher at Brown. Pages 149/150 have been removed and replaced with typescript corrected in three places in pencil. The original black binding has been replaced by Dragonfly with red leather spine and Lawrencian orange-patterned paper-covered boards; fine, gift quality. Stock#OB471.

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        Southern Pacific Lines follow the trails blazed by the pioneers. The pioneers chose the best natural routes. The routes today offer not only great natural geographic advantages for the flow of travel and commerce but also inspiring traditions...

      Southern Pacific.. Copyright 1928.. Color pictographic / pictorial map, 23 1/4 x 32 inches on sheet size 25 1/4 x 33 1/4 inches. Centerfold, some soft creases from rolling, some light soiling and light dampstaining (only visible in outer margins). An uncommon and visually appealing map poster "done in the old style" with decorative galleons and sea monsters and an elaborate compass rose. Southern Pacific's Shasta Route, Overland Route, Golden State Route and Sunset Route are marked, "following the trails of the pioneers, they are the best natural routes to the land of scenery and romance." The left and right borders are composed of vignette illustrations of historical events starting with "1862 President Lincoln signs Pacific Railway Act" to "Today Southern Pacific still building and serving." Four vignette illustrations along the upper edge relate to the four routes. The railroad runs as far south as Mexico City. David Rumsey attributes the map design to J.E.Patterson of Patterson & Sullivan, a San Francisco art firm. WorldCat shows four library listings in the United States. .

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        L'honorable partie de campagne,

      P., Les Bibliophiles du papier 1928, - in-4 en feuilles, 282 pp., illustré de 70 aquarelles de Jacques Touchet dans le texte, coloriées par Saudé, couverture rempliée illustrée, chemise, étui. Tirage total à 110 exemplaires, tous nominatifs et numérotés, imprimés sur vélin Johannot. Texte revu par l'auteur, augmenté de passages inédits et précédé d'un avant-propos écrit spécialement par Thomas Raucat. Exemplaire enrichi de deux suites des illustrations, l'une en grenat et l'autre en noir avec les dessins non retenus. Jacques Touchet fut élève de Paul Renouard et de Louis Morin; il a su ici préserver tout l'esprit de l'auteur en mettant en avant l'humour du roman de Thomas Raucat. Toile formant les mors de la chemise relachée, dos de la chemise passée, petits défauts à l'étui. Ouvrage lui-même impeccable.

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        The Manners and Customs of the Rwala Bedouins

      American Geographical Society, New York 1928 - frontis, photos, index, xiv, 712p. Original gray cloth. 25cm. Minor cover soiling. No Jacket (as published?). American Geographical Society. Oriental Explorations and Studies No. 6. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Map of Peking

      Peiping.: The American Express Co. Inc.. No date. Ca. 1930s.. Color map, 27 1/2 x 20 inches (69 x 51 cm) on sheet 31 x 21 cm, folding as issued to 8 x 4 inches, with original red paper (watered silk patterned) envelope. Map in overall very good condition: some creasing, 1/2 split at lower centre fold, light fold along a couple of fold sections. Wear and a few tears to envelope (longest is 1 inch). A fine and uncommon bilingual map of Beijing with English names transposed over a map in Chinese. The map is titled "Map of Peking" while the address of the American Express company on the envelope is given as Peiping, China, suggesting a date of between 1928 and the late 1930s. The map has exceptional detail, with buildings on the street blocks delineated and a large number of them identified with Chinese characters. WorldCat identifies holdings at two libraries. .

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        Exploration of the Shaksgam Valley and Aghil Ranges 1926

      Surveyor General of India, Dehra Dun India 1928 - 182 pp, profuse ill. incl. some photogravures. Large pull out folding map in rear pocket. This being vol 12 (complete in itself) of the records of the survey of India. Scarce. Full leather binding, gilt inner dentelles, marbled end papers, leather map pocket in rear, contrasting colored gilt stamped spine labels. A nice custom presentation for a scarce item. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Schlachten des Weltkrieges 36 bändig in 38 Büchern aus dem Reichsarchiv und Band 1: Der Nordseekrieg Doggerbank-Skagerrak (Marinearchiv)Band 2: Der Kreuzerkrieg Coronel Falkland (Marinearchiv) Douaumont,Karpathen- und Dnjesterschlacht,Antwerpen,Jildirim - Dt.Streiter auf heiligem Boden,Herbstschlacht in Macedonien,Von Nancy bis zum Camp de Romains,Die Schlacht bei St.Quentin ,Die Eroberung von Nowo Georgiewsk, Die Kämpfe um Baranowitschi , Yper Douaumont,Karpathen- und Dnjesterschlacht,Antwerpen,Jildirim - Dt.Streiter auf heiligem Boden,Herbstschlacht in Macedonien,Von Nancy bis zum Camp de Romains,Die Schlacht bei St.Quentin ,Die Eroberung von Nowo Georgiewsk, Die Kämpfe um Baranowitschi , Ypern,Weltkriegsende an der mazedon. Front,Der Durchbruch am Isonzo ,Die Tragödie von Verdun,Der Kampf um die Dardanellen, Loretto, Argonnen,Tannenberg ,Somme-Nord, Das Marnedrama, Die Osterschlacht b.Arras ,Die Tankschlacht bei Cambrai, Gorlice , Deutsche Siege,Wachsende Schwierigkeiten Der letzte dt.Angriff Reims ,Die Katastrophe des 8.August

      Oldenburg i. O. : Gerhard. Stalling. 1928 1928 22 cm. ca 8000 seiten mit einigen Bildern, Illustrationen und karten im Anhang. halbleineinband alle papiergebräunt,einbände teils unterschiedlich verblichen mit karten im anhang,mit unterschiedlichen gebrauchsspuren, für das alter guter zustand. Band 1: Der Nordseekrieg Doggerbank-Skagerrak (Marinearchiv) Band 2: Der Kreuzerkrieg Coronel Falkland (Marinearchiv)001 / Werner Beumelburg: Douaumont 1916 / 1923 / 188 S. 002 / Genltn.a.D. Fr.v.Friedeburg: Karpathen- und Dnjesterschlacht 1915 / 1926 / 160 S. 003 / Genltn.Erich v.Tschischwitz: Antwerpen 1914 / 1925 /108 S. 004 / ObGenArzt a.D.Dr.Steuber: Jildirim - Dt.Streiter auf heiligem Boden / 1926 / 174 S. 005 / Hptm.a.D. Dr.Georg Strutz: Herbstschlacht in Macedonien 1916 /1925 /120 S. 006 / Gen.Ludw.Frhr.v.Gebsattel: Von Nancy bis zum Camp de Romains / 1922 / 159 S. 07a / Maj.a.D. Kurt Heydemann: Die Schlacht bei St.Quentin 1914, Teil I. / 1924 / 213 S. 07b / Maj.a.D. Kurt Heydemann: Die Schlacht b. St.Quentin 1914, Teil II. / 1928 / 251 S. 008 / Hptm.a.D. Franz Bettag: Die Eroberung von Nowo Georgiewsk /1926 / 127 S. 009 / Maj. Walther Vogel: Die Kämpfe um Baranowitschi 1916 / 1927 / 122 S. 010 / Werner Beumelburg: Ypern 1914 / 1928 / 223 S. 011 / Genltn.a.D. Dieterich: Weltkriegsende an der mazedon. Front / 1928 / 187 S. 12a / Gen.d.Art.a.D.Krafft v. Dellmensingen: Der Durchbruch am Isonzo Teil I. / 1928 / 210 S. 12b / Gen.d.Art.a.D.Krafft v. Dellmensingen: Der Durchbruch am Isonzo Teil II. /1928 / 296 S. 013 / Studienart Ludwig Gold: Die Tragödie von Verdun 1916, Teil I. / 1928 / 272 S. 014 / Obstltn.a.d. Alex.Schwencke: Die Tragödie von Verdun 1916, Teil II. / 1928 / 223 S. 015 / Studienart Ludwig Gold: Die Trag.v.Verdun 1916, Teil III.u.IV. / 1929 / 206 S. 016 / Maj.a.D. Dr.Carl Mühlmann: Der Kampf um die Dardanellen 1915 / 1927 /195 S. 017 / Werner Beumelburg: Loretto / 1928 / 219 S. 018 / Maj.a.D. Ernst Schmidt: Argonnen / 1928 / 244 S. 019 / Obstltn.a.D.Theob.v.Schäfer: Tannenberg / 1927 / 272 S. 020 / Obstltn.a.D.Albrecht v. Stosch: Somme-Nord, Teil I. /1928 / 280 S. 021 / Obstltn.a.D.Albrecht v. Stosch: Somme-Nord, Teil II. /1927 / 260 S. 022 / Maj.a.D. Thilo v. Bose: Das Marnedrama, Teil I. / 1928 / 202 S. 023 / Maj.a.D. Thilo v. Bose: Das Marnedrama, Teil II. ... Versand D: 5,00 EUR [1. Weltkrieg , 1914-1918 , Krieg , Kriegsführung , Kriegsgeschichte , Militär , Militärgeschichte , Schlachten des Weltkrieges , Stenger, Alfred , Das Marnedrama , Strategie, Taktik, Gegner, Verteidigung, angriff, kampf, alltag, furcht, armee, front]

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        LECTURES ON SHAKESPEARE. Edited by Iwao Inagaki. [Hearn's Second Son]

      Tokyo [1928], Hokuseido. FIRST EDITION. Green cloth, t.e.g.,. 120p., dj., frontis. See Perkins p. 119. for details. This. is the first appearance in print of Hearn lectures at Tokyo.. EDITED BY LAFCADIO HEARN'S SECOND SON while Hearn was lectured at the Imperial University in 1899. This work is full of interesting insights since it was done by Hearn's son. Essays include: Greatness of the Man, Perso- nal-The Man and his Life. Distinction of Shakespeare's Work. Method of Shakespeare's Work, Sources and Possible Grouping of Shakespeare's Work: Period I-III. Difficulties-the Lang- uage of Shakespeare, and his Obscurities. The Grouping of the Plays by Kid. A little Discourse about Some Typical Cha- racters of Shakespere. With useful appendix on the study of Shakespeare. This book was edited by Hearn's second son. A very useful reference source book. Color scan of the cover can be sent by email. Images displayed may not always be the exact photo of the copy in stock for sale at any given time. If you want to see the exact image of the book or edition in stock, please request this by email. . Photos of most of our books are posted to our .

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        The Silk Stocking Murders

      W. Collins & Sons Ltd., London 1928. First Edition in superb original dustwrapper. From the library of Adrian Homer Goldstone with his bookplate on the front pastedown endpaper. In VG+ original publisher's blue cloth with red titles to spine and front. pp 276 [4]. Aside from some minor wear and bumping a very clean and bright example. In original 7/6 first issue dustwrapper VG+ clean and bright with a couple of short closed tears, minor rubbing and bumping. An outstanding example of this scarce title. 8973

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        Persian Pictures. With a Preface by Sir E. Denison Ross.

      London: Ernest Benn Limited, 1928. - FIRST EDITION, INSCRIBED BY BELL'S SISTER. Octavo, pp.198. Bound in publisher's green cloth with title and author's name in gilt lettering to spine, with a decorative gilt border at endcaps. In a simple cream dustjacket with book details printed in black to front of jacket, with an illustration of a (presumably) Persian man on horseback, shooting a bow and arrow. Dustjacket also features a small review/description reading 'This book of travellers' tales, in every way worthy to rank with Kinglake's EOTHEN, was written at the age of 26, after her first visit to the East. It fills the gap of two years in her letters and also sets out the reasons for the fascination which that romantic part of the world always had for her. It is a book full of charm and shrewd observation.' Cloth boards in excellent condition, with limited signs of wear, one faint mark to rear board, all corners bumped, endcaps very slightly pushed, gilt lettering is a little dulled, top edge gilt, fore edge shows spotting, personal stamp of Sir Percy Cox, one of the major figures in the creation of Iraq, attractively mounted to pastedown. Text block very clean throughout, excepting some minor browning toward very first and final few leaves. Inscription reads, 'To Sir Percy Cox, With much gratitude. Florence Bell, 1928'. Dustjacket in like condition, with some dustiness, discolouration at spine, darkened along creases, with some negligible chips (primarily at spine), flaps very clean. An excellent copy. The book's ownership has imparted it with a fascinating legacy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Die Darmstädter Pessach-Haggadah, codex orientalis 8 der Landesbibliothek zu Darmstadt aus dem vierzehnten Jahrhundert

      Karl W. Hiersemann, Leipzig 1928 - This striking two-volume set reproducing in facsimile the medieval illuminated Hebrew manuscript "Die Darmstädter Pessach-Haggadah, codex orientalis 8" is composed of: - Die Darmstädter Pessach-Haggadah, codex orientalis 8 der Landesbibliothek zu Darmstadt aus dem vierzehnten Jahrhundert. Textband (1927): Quarto (7 1/2 x 11"). XI, [1], 313, [3]pp (Text), 16 leaves (Plates). Original 3/4 morocco over decorative paper covered boards, with gold lettering and tooling to spine. Frontispiece. Publisher's logo to title. Commentary text volume introducing a stunning medieval manuscript produced in the late 14th or early 15th century by the scribe Israel Ben Mair. According to August L. Meyer, this work is "the most distinguished of all early northern Haggadahs." Some rubbing along edges of binding. Previous owner's name in ink on upper margin of half-title. Minor and sporadic annotations in pencil (easily erasable) throughout. Text in German. Binding in overall good, interior in very good condition.- Die Darmstädter Pessach-Haggadah, codex orientalis 8 der Landesbibliothek zu Darmstadt aus dem vierzehnten Jahrhundert. Tafelband (1928): Folio (10 1/4 x 13 3/4"). [1] leaf (Limitation page), [58] leaves (Facsimile Plates). Original 3/4 morocco over decorative paper covered boards, with gold lettering and tooling to spine. This facsimile volume contains 58 unnumbered leaves, 9 with decorated initial word panels, and 15 with beautiful in-text or full page miniatures around the initial letters, all in vibrant colors and gold leaf. Two further full page illustrations on the last 2 leaves are not connected with the text but represent the Courtly Chase and the Fountain of Youth. Sporadic rubbing along edges of binding. Text in Hebrew. Binding in overall good+, interior in very good condition. One of 350 copies, of which this is No. 316. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Scriptura sacra et monumenta orientis antiqui. Tilmun, Bahrain, Paradise.

      Rome, Pontificio Istituto Biblico, 1928. - Small folio (224 x 305 mm). 34 pp., lithographed throughout. With three map sketches in the text, one repeated as title vignette. 20th century library binding. Early English-language description of Bahrain, rendered by the Jesuit Eric R. Burrows (1882-1938), discussing the Arabian island as possible location of Paradise in the Sumerian, Phoenician, and even Quranic tradition. Includes German notes at the end by the Jesuit Deimel. Includes bibliographical references. Published as 2nd issue of the "Scriptura sacra et monumenta orientis antiqui" series (Orientalia: commentarii de rebus Assyro-Babylonicis, Arabicis, Aegyptiacis etc. 30); removed from the Chicago Theological Seminary - Hammond Library (bookplate on inside upper cover). OCLC 3508880.

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        Chinese Tomb Figures. A Study in the Beliefs and Folklore of Ancient China. With a Foreword by W. Perceval Yetts.

      Edward Goldston, London, England 1928 - HARDCOVER. Edward Goldston, London, England, 1928. First edition. Text in English. Folio xii +106 pages + 114 plate pages. Printed in Germany. Original black cloth binding wth gilt lettering to cover and spine. Contents incudes six chapters, includng: Soul's survival and origin of tomb figures, Bird of fire, Human figures, Animal figures, Exorcists, guardians and spirits protector of tombs and Styles. 12 pages of description of the Plates. Bibliography and Index at rear. Book in near fine condtion, expertly rebacked. Heavy light buff paper. One hundred fourteen pages pages with heavier card stock containing 173 black and white images of tomb figures. Each plate page with original bound in hinge to allow for easier use. Owner signature on the front pastedown endpaper in a superb calligraphic hand. See photographs. Weight 3.0 kg. Additonal postage may be required. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Om djur och om människan i djurvärlden.

      Huvudsakligen om en liten och inställsam rovlysten, om det skydd den får hos människorna, om kelandet med den. Av ICN. Ny, översedd och något tillökad upplaga. Stockholm, O. L. Svanbäcks boktryckeri, 1928. 90 s. Häftad. Ryggen blekt. Preliminärbladen och främre omslagets insida missfärgade av tidningsurklipp. Författarnamnet prydligt textat på ryggen respektive titelbladet. Ägarsignatur på smutstitelbladets baksida.. Andra upplagan, som omedelbart makulerades av författaren. Om de olika upplagorna av denna bok skriver Gustaf-Otto Adelborg att "Conradson, som var till ytterlighet självkritisk och noga övervägde varje faktum, ord och formulering, tyckte emellertid, att denna första upplaga hade vissa brister, och lät inom kort draga in den i och för makulering. En andra 'ny, översedd och något tillökad upplaga', omfattande 90 sidor trycktes 1928, men makulerades omedelbart. Mot slutet av 1928 trycktes så (i 500 ex.) 'ny, översedd och ytterligare tillökad upplaga', som med sina 110 sidor tillsvidare blev den slutgiltiga." Boken är en moraliserande genomgång av djurs egenskaper. Framförallt behandlas katten, som beskrivs med ett oreserverat äckel och ett till det psykotiska gränsande hat. "Hur den ser ut! En blandning av sliskighet och rovlystnad, ett ohyggligare uttryck än den vilda mordlusten. [...] Ett inställsamt, sliskigt pinoredskap [...] en blick med endast ondskans liv. Hur lömsk den ter sig." "Hur vederstygglig den är skapad. Vilken vidrig eld i ögonen, de brinna, där den färdas tyst som en skugga". "Och vad är det för slags känsloliv som trivs med katten? Det är för lågt känsloliv." En av sina få tillskyndare fann boken i ovan nämnda Adelborg, själv katthatare av rang. Han skrev långt och välvilligt om boken i "Social-demokraten" 1927, och sedan ännu längre när den tredje upplagan kommit ut, en artikel som publicerades först i hans bok "Redogörelser och utredningar" 1952. "Man behöver inte läsa många rader i den skrift, som här refereras till", menar Adelborg där, "för att finna, hur fri från fördomar dess författare är, hur höjd över fåfänga spekulationer och blöt sentimentalitet. Författaren är saklig utan att vara torr, han är skarpsinnig och tydlig, men tillika så uppenbart varmhjärtad och så livlig, frisk och naturlig i sin skildringskonst, att framställningen blir sällsynt gripande och övertygande." Adelborgs djupa sympati för Conradssons bok kom också att leda till en slutgiltig brytning mellan honom och kattägaren Vilhelm Ekelund. "Det är egentligen blott två svenska moderna författare som djupt fängslat mig" skriver han i "BLM" 1952, "Vilhelm Ekelund och Ivar Conradson. Redan från början skattade jag dock Conradson högre [...]. Det stod genast klart för mig, att detta var en märklig skrift, av största betydelse för en klar, rättvis uppfattning av livets fenomen". Adelborg sände boken och sin recension till Ekelund och ansåg sig "ha all rätt att vänta, att han skulle tydligt visa sig förstå och erkänna vad boken gällde och betydde." Istället skickade Ekelund en månad senare en kort lustifikation. "En förolämpning utan gräns" enligt Adelborg, och därmed var bollen satt i rullning som skulle leda till slutet för deras vänskap

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      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1928 - Octavo, pp. [i-vi] vii-xi [xii-xiv] 1-281 [282: blank], original green cloth, front and spine panels stamped in brown, fore-edge untrimmed. First U.S. edition. One of the more important scientific romances of the 1920s, being a rewritten and retitled version of THEODORE SAVAGE: A STORY OF THE PAST OR THE FUTURE (1922). This catastrophe novel ". bitterly depicts a future war in whose aftermath the people of the UK, driven out of the cities, revert to superstitious barbarism. The ironically named protagonist lives to a great age in a small village full of savages who think of pre- collapse artifacts as obscene. Hamilton is one of the first - - and among the darkest -- of those UK novelists whose vision of things was shaped by WWI, which they saw as foretelling the end of civilization." - Clute and Nicholls (eds), The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction (1993), pp. 537-38. "A particularly effective and chilling version of the theme that dominates British speculative fiction between the wars." - Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 2-48. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-484. Bleiler, Science- Fiction: The Early Years 998. Clareson, Science Fiction in America, 1870s- 1930s 393. Clarke, Tale of the Future (1978), p. 49. Gerber, Utopian Fantasy (1973), p. 150. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 103. Negley, Utopian Literature: A Bibliography 512. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516- 1985, p. 170. Stableford, Scientific Romance in Britain 1890-1950, p. 240. Bleiler (1978), p. 92. Reginald 06689. A fine copy in near fine pictorial dust jacket with touch of wear at upper spine end and upper corner tips and some general dust soiling. All editions of this book are uncommon and seldom found in dust jackets. (#149466) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Der Große Brockhaus, 15. Auflage, Halbleder-Ausgabe, 20 + 1 Bände.

      Leipzig, F. A. Brockhaus, 1928 - 1935. Völlig neu bearbeitete Auflage. Der erste \"große Brockhaus\" mit 20 Bänden im Gesamtumfang von circa 16.000 Seiten. Enthalten sind 200.000 Stichworte und 40.000 Abbildungen im Text, auf 2.400 teils farbigen Tafeln. Vollständiges Grundwerk in 20 Bänden (A - Z) sowie der Ergänzungsband 21, zusammen somit 21 Bände. Schwarze Original-Halblederbände mit goldgeprägten Rückentiteln auf rotem Rückenschild, linienförmiger Goldprägung und Kopfgoldschnitt; Deckel aus blauem Leinen und mit Lederecken. Ästhetisch ansprechende Bände mit gegenüber der Jahrhundertwende versachlichter, aber gleichwohl eleganter Formensprache. Eine Besonderheit stellen die zahlreichen Farb-Bildchen dar, die vom Verlag in jedes einzelne Exemplar eingeklebt wurden. Die 15. Auflage gilt heute als Meilenstein der Brockhaus-Geschichte und Brücke in die Moderne. Für den Bibliographen Gert A. Zischka stellt sie \"einen Höhepunkt der deutschen Lexikographie dar (200.000 Stichworte, unübertreffliche Ausstattung) ... Objektive Haltung, sorgfältige Literaturangaben.\" Auch im Standardwerk der Lexikographie, dem kommentierten Seemann-Verzeichnis, wird sie als \"wichtiges Standardwerk\" bezeichnet und in ihrer Bedeutung gar mit der legendären 6. Auflage des Meyer-Lexikons verglichen. Darüber hinaus kann sie als detaillierter Zeitspiegel der Weimarer Republik gelten. Trotz des hohen Lobes von lexikographischer Seite wird diese Auflage in ihrer Bedeutung oft unterschätzt. Alle Bände in sehr gutem Zustand, kaum berieben oder bestoßen. Deckelleinen im Wesentlichen sauber, allenfalls partiel mit leichten Fingerspuren. Seiten frisch und fleckenfrei. Das ausfaltbare Modell des Menschen im 12. Band vorhanden. Zusätzlich beiliegend: Die - eigens für diese Auflage gefertigte, sehr seltene (!) - Broschüre \"Die Wünscherute. Praktische Winke zur Erschliessung der ,Grossen Brockhaus` für Leben und Wissen, Arbeit und Unterhaltung\", ferner eine Doppelpostkarte des Brockhaus Verlages für Anregungen der Nutzer an den Verlag. Weitere Fotos auf der Homepage des Antiquariats (bitte Art.-Nr. auf der Angebotsseite in das Suchfeld eingeben). Versand D: 5,00 EUR Brockhaus der große Brockhaus Enzyklopädie Konversations-Lexikon Konversationslexikon

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        How to Behave Though a Debutante

      New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc, 1928. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Signed. Signed. First Edition stated on copyright page, title label on spine states Vanity Edition. Inscribed by Emily Post, who signed as "Muriel," the alter-ego character through whom Post narrates the book. Inscribed to society columnist Betty Beale. In Very Good condition. Corners worn through, toning to top edge of boards, light wear at spine ends, fading to spine cloth. Rear free end paper excised. A charming association between two socialites.

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        Katrina van Tassel and Brom Bones

      1928. Watercolor and pen and black ink and on paper, signed "Arthur Rackham" (lower left). 10-1/2 x 9-1/2 in. Matted and framed. Watercolor and pen and black ink and on paper, signed "Arthur Rackham" (lower left). 10-1/2 x 9-1/2 in. An original watercolor by Arthur Rackham for Irving's The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, showing the courting couple, Katrina van Tassel and Ichabod Crane's hated rival, Brom Bones. Literature: Irving, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (George G. Harrap & Co, 1928); Latimore & Haskell, pp. 63-4; Riall, pp. 164-5

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        Abd-Er-Rhaman in Paradise.

      1928 - Original wood engraving printed on Japanese paper with the stamp of the Paul Nash Trust. 7 x 5.5 cms. Mounted. Engraved for the Golden Cockerel Press book Abd-Er-Rhaman in Paradise and used on the title page and the dust jacket. The wood-engravings Nash produced for this book are fine examples of his work, Clare Colvin in Paul Nash Book Designs marks them out: "stylistically they mark the climax of Nash's representational wood engravings". [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Liebesgedichte. Deutsch von L. Goldscheider ( IV. Phaidon-Druck Signierter Meistereinband E. Riethmüller.) ( Vorzugsausgabe )

      Phaidon - ( Ohne Erscheinungsjahjr - 1928 erschienen ) ( Ohne Erscheinungsjahr und Erscheinungsort: Wohl um 1924 erschienen. Hier das nummerierte Exemplar Nr. 33 einer Auflage von 275 nummerierten Exemplaren ) 43 Seiten, 1 Blatt. Auf Büttenpapier gedruckt. Handgefertigter, goldgeprägter Original-Pergament mit Kopfgoldschnitt auf 5 Bünden im marmorierten Pappschuber. 4° ( 27,5 x 18,5 cm ). Der Einband auf dem hinteren Vorsatzblatt mit *E.Riethmüller, Stuttgart* gestempelt = Meistereinband. Der Schuber lichtrandig, fleckig, berieben, bestoßen. Das Buch selbst von guter Erhaltung .( Gewicht 350 Gramm ) ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available )

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        John Wisden's Cricketers' Almanack for 1928 - 1928 Original Hardback Wisden Very Good for a 28

      1928. This lot is an 1928 Original Hardback Wisden. In Very Good+ Condition. Very nice for a 1928 as they tend to break easily under their own bulk. This book is very nice, it has had no restoration, the front board is very nice with shiny, original gilt, odd small mark, nice spine cloth with bright lettering and lines forming each side of the letters. Inside the the hinges are wonderful and the pastedowns very yellow, name to first page, the pages are clean and crisp too. A very nice Wisden, a lovely photoplate.

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        LIVES OF THE NOBLE GRECIANS AND ROMANES, Compared Together by that Grave and Learned Philosopher & Historiographer, Plutarke of Chæronea: Translated out of Greek in to French by James Amyot.and out of French into Englishe by Thomas North

      Stratford-Upon-Avon The Shakespeare Head Press for Basil Blackwell 1928 - 8 volumes. FIRST SHAKESPEARE HEAD PRINTING, A LIMITED EDITION, and one of only 500 copies for sale, numbered by hand in Vol. I. Decorations throughout consisting of portraits within headpieces by Thomas Lowinsky. Large 8vo, publisher's original black cloth, the spines with gilt ruled bands as those on a leather binding, gilt lettering in three compartments, t.e.g. A very handsome, as pristine set in unusually fine condition, quite beautifully preserved, prelims with only a touch of the usual spotting and not even really worth mentioning. The cloth is vivid dark black with bright gilt. Volume I with the Observer Sunday review for the edition dated November 11, 1928 neatly tipped to the front endleaves, and with the 1928 owner's neat calligraphed signature and bookplates to the free-fly. A superb set rarely found is such beautiful conditon. RARE FIRST EDITION, LIMITED ISSUE OF THE SHAKESPEARE HEAD PLUTARCH, ONE OF ONLY 500 COPIES SIGNED FOR SALE. This edition was printed from the first edition of 1579. Lowinsky's portrait head-pieces are taken so far as possible from authentic originals. A handsomely printed set of North's classic translation. In this monumental historical work, Plutarch relates the lives of the historically important Greeks and Romans of ancient times. His studies are revered as among the most important and beautiful of all classical writings . The author’s object is to bring out the moral character in each case, rather than to relate the political events of the time; in essence, at times he will distort the truth in order to exemplify virtue or vice. Nonetheless, he is as reliable as the sources he uses, and very valuable as a historical resource. Thomas North’s translation of Plutarch’s LIVES is one of the most famous. His prose considered by many to be "incomparable. [his] achievement in narrative prose is only less signal than Shakespeare's in dramatic verse. North's Plutarch is also well-known as a primary source for the plots of Shakespeare's classical plays and for numerous passages in the non-Roman ones, and he relied almost exclusively on it for the historical background of ancient Rome. Thus it is a very fitting work for the Shakespeare Head Press to have undertaken at Stratford-Upon-Avon. Of this edition perhaps the contemporary review from the Observer sums it up best- "In its stately form and completeness of contents this edition stands alone in our generation. The posthumous vicissitudes of North's genius amongst the publishers make a singular episode in our bibliographical history. Mr. Blackwell gives us a great deal more of North than has been available to the general reader since Pepys's time." [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Edle Nacktheit in China. Mit 32 Originalaufnahmen a. Tafeln (incl. Umschlagphotographie).

      Berlin Eigenbrödler-Verlag 1928 - 7 Seiten und 31 Doppelbll. (Blockbuch), illustr. Orig.-Englischbroschur. Heidtmann 11188. - Berühmtes Werk der Aktphotographie, die Aufnahmen in Kupfertiefdruck. - Sehr gut erhaltenes Exemplar der nicht häufigen kartonierten Ausgabe mit dem eindrucksvoll illustr. Orig.-Umschlag, der gleichzeitig die 32. Aufnahme darstellt. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      Brno: [Alois Fosek], 1928 - Small octavo, pp. [1-4] 5-14 [15: colophon] [16: blank], three illustrations by Josef Capek, title page and colophon printed in red and black, original buff wrappers printed in green, sewn. First edition. Limited to 100 numbered copies signed by the designer Alois Fosek. An essay on books. Wrappers just a bit foxed, a nearly fine copy. OCLC and COPAC both report the same single copy (the British Library copy). No copies reported by KVK. Very scarce. (#144805) [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Anna Livia Plurabelle

      Crosby Gaige, New York 1928 - Original brown cloth (hardcover), gilt titles, gilt and blind embossed decoration to boards, top edge gilt, deckle edge (4.75" x 7"). 60 pages. Preface by Padraic Colum. One of 800 copies SIGNED by Joyce. An exceptionally clean, bright and tight copy in collector's FINE condition. Size: 12mo [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Il Secolo XX. Rivista quindicinale diretta da Enrico Cavacchioli. Anni XXVII - XXIX.

      stampa Tipografia A. Rizzoli & C. 1928-1930 293x390 mm, 49 fascicoli di paginazione variabile (min. 32 - max. 40 pp.) in carta patinata stampata in seppia con numerose fotografie e illustrazioni, copertina disegnata da Depero. A partire dal 1928 il ?Secolo XX? adotta la grafica di copertina realizzata dall?artista, un bel disegno a quattro colori basato sulla prospettiva geometrica offerta dalla doppia ?X?. L?insieme che offriamo va dal fascicolo del 20 ottobre 1928, nr. XXVII,10 ma numerato 1 in copertina, fino al fascicolo del 20 ottobre 1930, nr. XXIX,20 ma 49 in copertina, per un totale di tre annate complete. I primi 26 fascicoli escono con la copertina intera, dal nr. 27 l?immagine viene rimpicciolita all?angolo sinistro - alto per lasciare spazio a un?illustrazione fotografica di volta in volta diversa; dal nr. 45 la copertina viene stampata in b.n. Dal nr. 41 (20 giu. ?30), inoltre, Cavacchioli non è più indicato come direttore, con C. Wronowski dir. resp. (dal nr. 46 L. Severi). Scritti di L. Chiarelli, G. D?Annunzio, L. D?Ambra, L. Pirandello, E. Cecchi, C. Govoni, G. Manacorda, A. Negri, C. Linati, B. Corra, C. Alvaro, Rosso di San Secondo, A. Palazzeschi, M. Gorki, C. Crispolti, C. Malaparte, S. Timpanaro, E. Cerio, D. Terra e altri. Disegni di Sacchetti, Gamba, Carnevali, Vellani - Marchi, Dudovich e altri. Di interesse futurista particolarmente il nr. 16 (A.G. Bragaglia, ?Evoluzioni della danza, originalità barbarica?), il nr. 24 (Bragaglia, ?Il Teatro dei 40 milioni?), il nr. 26 (Marinetti, ?Aeropittura?, con belle e rare ripr.). Raro insieme, fascicoli sciolti in buono quando non ottimo stato.

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        Album de la Mode Officielle spécialement réservé aux bons tailleurs. Dernières Créations. Été. 1928. Paris-Londres- New York.

      Paris: Publication de Luxe de l'Union des Journaux de Modes 1928 - Folio.(37.5 x 28 cm). Title, pp.16+2. Original grey thick paper wrappers with colour pictorial insert onto upper cover. The 16 pp. comprise full page colour illustrations of men's fashion, 15 single figures (back to back) and the last with various waistcoats. The last text leaf describes the images. Quite rare. We can locate no other copies in commerce or past auction, and just one record on Worldcat at the Bibliotheque Nationale. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        INNERMOST ASIA: Detailed Report of Explorations in Central Asia, Kan-su & Easter

      London 1928, Oxford. Rose cloth, 4 vol. set: vol. 1-2 text,. vol. 3 plates & plans, vol. 4 maps, bibliography, unclipped. mended dust jackets in mylar protectors, 25.5 x 34 cm.,. brillantly bright superb clean copy. FIRST & ONLY EDITION. AUTHOR'S SIGNED FIRST & ONLY LIMITED EDITION OF 765 COPIES . FIRST & ONLY LIMITED EDITION OF 765 SETS ** A monumental work, well illustrated study on the trade route countries of Central Asia. Always a rare set when complete. * "With descriptive lists of antiques by F.H. Andrews & F.M.G. Lorimer; & appendices by J. Allan et al." Volume 1, 2: text, 1159 pages, with text illustrations. Vol. 3: 137 plates, 59 plans. Vol. 4: 51 color folding maps in matching rose cloth case, with index tabs. ******* M. AUREL STEINS PERSONAL COPY: This is a very nice copy which was likely owned by the author as hia personal letter was found used as a book mark in one of the volumes. The letter is 19 x 25.5 cm., plain toned white paper, written by Sir Aurel Stein using a very wide fountain pen and blue ink. The letter is in remarkable condition and has been folded twice, but now is quite flat and solid. * WITH A VERY RARE HOLOGRAPHIC LETTER FROM AUREL STEIN: "At Highbroom, Ewhurst, Guilford: February 15, 1925 Dear Sirs, Thanks for your letter of the 9th inst. and the account rendered with it. I note in the account of entry of 10/6 charged for the Return of Income Tax for the years 1922-3 and 1923-4. As I was absent from the United Kingdom during the whole of these financial years, no Income Tax was due from the royalties received in these years on my behalf. I accordingly request the favour of an explanation as to how this charge arises against my account, and hope for a refund of the amount. Yours faithfully A. Stein" * Perhaps Aurel Stein got his reply from the Income Tax office and or this was a copy of his letter. It was found lost as a "book mark" found in this set. A lovely insight to Stein, and his thoughts on how the British government had wrongly charged him Income Tax. A lovely holographic letter, written in pen and ink, in his usual and steady hand. Stein letters are rare and seldom found on the market. ******** FIRST & ONLY LIMITED EDITION OF 765 COPIES. We understand that this set was issued in a Limited Edition of only 765 complete copies, the balance of 250 sets were incomplete as they lacked 48 maps. * THE MAPS AND MAP BOX VOLUME: The matching map box is also in bound in rose cloth, 25.5 x 34 cm., and is 5 cm. thick. There is some minor and usual wear to the upper and lower part of the hinged flap, with some old mends. The contents consist of 47 maps each with white index tabs, plus 4 other maps index tabs: "A,B,C,D," and the index, complete as issued. **** CONDITION: This is the brightest and freshest copy we have ever had in our 45 years of tenure. The cloth of the main three volumes is nearly flawless, with bright rose color, brilliant gold stamping on the spines and front covers. There is no scuffing whatsoever, and the head/tails of the spines are fresh with a few of the usual wrinkles expected. The joints are strong, tight and the book appears to be by and large unused. There are a few bumped corners: vol. 1: the front upper right corner has a very small bump; vol. 2: faint and very tiny hint of a bump on front lower right, else none; vol. 3: front right and left, and rear corners tiny bump, front lower right a larger bump, please see scans posted to our website for photographs. * DUST JACKETS: The set of three volumes all have the original dust jackets each protected in mylar covers. There was some of the usual wear to the unprotected dust jackets, and some restoration with matching paper was performed from the inside to stabilize the tears and small missing pieces. Overall the jackets are nice with some repairs to the upper and lower spine as well as corners and a few other spots here and there. Finding this set with the dust jacket is exceptionally rare and unusual. The set if ever found most always lacks the dust jackets. *** . * BIBLIOGRAPHY: Stein 1862-1943. Arntzen I 506. * Color scans can be sent by email. Images displayed may not be the actual copy in stock for sale at any given time; if you want to see the exact image of the book or edition in stock, please request this by email and an image will be returned to you by attachment. * * * * BUY WITH .

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        Der Zauberberg. Roman. Hundertste Auflage. Mit der Einführung von Hans Reisiger: Der hundertsten Auflage zum Geleit.

      Berlin, S. Fischer () 1928 - Titelportrait in Rötel von Olaf Gulbransson. Zwei Bände. 578, (2) u. 629, (3) S., OGanzlederbände mit goldgeprägten Lederrückenschildern, Goldprägung u. Kopfgoldschnitten (Entwurf: E.R. Weiß). Die Rücken minimal verblaßt, sonst tadellos. Potempa D.3.3. Bürgin I.25.B. * Nr. 7 von 100 (ges. 1000) numer. Exemplaren der sehr seltenen besonderen Vorzugsausgabe, die anstatt in Halbpergament in orangefarbenes Maroquinleder gebunden wurde. Im Druckvermerk von Thomas Mann signiert. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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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 - 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. 190 x 260 mm, 32, Broschur, , Mit leichten Alters- und Gebrauchsspuren. Erste und letzte Seite mit wenigen Flecken sonst in gutem sauberem Zustand. 300 gr [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        ENCICLOPEDIA STORICO - NOBILIARE ITALIANA. Famiglie nobili e titolate viventi riconosciute dal R° Governo d'Italia. Compresi: città, comunità, mense vescovili, abazie, parrocchie ed enti nobili e titolati riconosciuti. 1928 - 1935.

      Ed.Enciclopedia Storico-Nobiliare ItalianaOpera in otto volumi, due dei quali d'appendice. Cm.28,8x20,7. Pg.6260 complessive. Legature parzialmente allentate in brossura editoriale. Numerosissime illustrazioni, stemmi, ritratti e facsimili in nero nel testo e 60 tavole di stemmi a colori fuori testo. Esemplari parzialmente intonsi. Il quarto e il sesto volume sono in prima ristampa. Brossure generalmente consunte, specie ai dorsi. Piatto posteriore staccato al quinto volume. Restauro al piatto anteriore del secondo volume di Appendice. Questo il dettaglio degli stemmi policromi fuori testo: Vol.I: "Arma di Casa Savoja alla Restaurazione; Sua Maestà il Re; Sua Maestà la Regina; Ajroldi di Robbiate; Antici Mattei; Archinto; Bagnesi Bellincini; Balbi di Piovera (Genova). Vol.II: "Bertucci (di Cingoli); Besozzi; Bettoni Cazzago; Boschetti; Brivio; Campi (Modena); Cattaneo di Proh; Cattania; Colleoni (Bergamo); Confalonieri di Milano; Cremona Casoli; Durini di Monza (ramo collaterale)". Vol.III: "Elia; Ferretti di Castel Ferretti; Giulini (ramo di Torno); Gonzaga; Gosetti; Grimaldi (di Serravalle); Vol.IV: "Lazzaroni; Marazzi; Maresca Donnorso Correale Revertera; Mazzotti Biancinelli; Monti Della Corte; Negri (di Oleggio); Odescalchi; De Orchi (ramo primogenito); Ordoño de Rosales Cigalini; Ottolenghi di Vallepiana". Vol.V: "Paolucci di Calboli Barone; Persichetti Ugolini; Peruzzi de' Medici; Piatti (di Bergamo); Pio di Savoia; Platamone; a Prato di Segonzano; Quartara; Ricci Crosolini; Rossi di Monte Lera; Ruffo (della Scaletta); Rusconi; Ruspoli". Vol.VI: "Spreti; Trossi; De Vargas Machuca; Vimercati Sanseverino". Appendice, parte I: "Grande stemma dello Stato (Modello A); Bombrini; Branca; Buttafava; Cambiaghi". Appendice, parte II: "Guasco Gallarati; Pasquini; Sarteschi". Fondamentale e celebre testo di araldica, con la descrizione delle armi e dei motti delle maggiori famiglie italiane. > Le copie segnalate in SBN (ICCU \ RAV \ 0067547) constano di 54 tavole policrome fuori testo, il nostro esemplare ne contiene 60. Codice libreria 113401.

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        Edle Nacktheit in China. (Künstlerische Aktaufnahmen.) Mit 32 Originalaufnahmen von Heinz von Perckhammer.

      Berlin, Eigenbrödler Verlag 1928..

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        Letters from Conrad, 1895-1924. Edited with an Introduction and Notes by Edward Garnett. With Two Portraits.

      Nonesuch Press 1928 - FIRST EDITION, ONE OF 925 NUMBERED COPIES (this copy out of series and presumably one given over to the editor for presentation) printed on Arches Laid paper, pp. xxxiii, 335, 8vo, original red cloth, backstrip lettered in gilt and faded, corners gently knocked, adhesive browning to endpapers with small bookplate of Stanley J. Seeger to front pastedown, good. A significant association copy between two of those closest to Conrad, inscribed on the flyleaf: 'G. Jean-Aubry, from Edward Garnett, 1.6.28'; Jean-Aubry was Conrad's translator and biographer - indeed, a number of these letters had appeared previously in his 'Life and Letters of Joseph Conrad' from the preceding year. As well as the odd correction in ink by Garnett, Jean-Aubry supplies numerous marginal corrections and clarifications in pencil, as well as marking certain passages. (Dreyfus 52)

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        Ten Years of Motors & Motor Racing

      London: Radclyffe & Hutchings 1928 - Radclyffe & Hutchings, 1928. Hard Cover. Good. Third Ed. This is the 3rd Ed (1928). The style of binding is in the same manner of the original 1st Ed, embossed on the Red cloth cover board are a race driver & mechanic, on their 'Racer' of the day & the Acetylene Lamp is similarly depicted to spine. 297 pages in very good condition for its age. 38 photographs (including the 2 per page) and 8 maps of circuits. Signed by the author in pencil. Condition Report Externally Spine – fair condition – faded with a tear to the top rear of the spine joint Joints – good condition apart from above Corners – good condition - bumped Boards – good condition, showing some signs of wear and the cloth is marked, one bump / ding to the edge and top of the rear board Page edges – Good condition – foxed and darkened to the top edge See above and photos Internally Hinges – Good condition, strong with no signs of cracking Front paste down – Good condition Front free end paper – Good condition with signature of the author Title – Good condition - foxed Pages - Good condition bright text Illustrations Black and White photo illustrations throughout - photo on p 145 has a minor tear See photos [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Utishchi iz Rusiye = Eindrücke aus Russland. Mit beigefügtem Verlagsprospekt - jetzt gefaltet. Erste Auflage

      Beograd: Biblioteka Zivot i rad 1928 - OPBd., 105 Seiten, 8°, mit handschrftlicher Widmung in tschechisch auf Titelblatt, nahezu unbeschädigt und frisch. Sehr selten, sehr guter Zustand. Book Language/s: sr [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Im Westen nichts Neues. Unkorrigierter Vordruck.

      Berlin, Propyläen Verlag, 1928. Gelber Originalumschlag. 292 S. Vorabdruck der ersten Ausgabe. Rücken lädiert (siehe Photo). Leicht verzogen. Umschlag etwas bekleckert. Ein wenig stockfleckig.* Sehr seltener Vorabdruck.

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        Illustrierter Filmkurier. Konvolut von ca. 208 Heften, fortlaufender Nummern, beginnend 1928 -1942 sowie einem Heft der Reihe Filmwelt Juni 1942 mit sehr zahlreichen Abbildungen.

      Berlin, Verlag Alfred Weiner GmbH, -1942. 1928 - Originalhefte 30,3 x 20,3 cm, je 8 Seiten und 21 x 14,5 cm, je 4 Seiten und ein Heft mit 12 Seiten, je mit ausführlicher Besetzungsliste, Szenenfotos und Inhaltsangabe, teilweise gelocht oder quer geknickt, einige Hefte eingerissen, einzelne Hefte auch mit losen Seiten, teilweise mit Datumseinträgen in Tinte. Der überwiegende Teil jedoch- bis auf wenige Gebrauchsspuren- noch gut erhalten. Schöne Sammlung von ersten Tonfilm-Programmen aus den Nummern 803 - 3332, 2 Hefte ohne Nummer. Die letzten 22 Hefte wegen der kriegsbedingten Papierknppheit in kleinerem Format. Hauptsächlich deutscher Produktionen, aber auch einige synchronisierte ausländische Produktionen, Produktionsfirmen u.a.: UFA, Bavaria, Tobis, Fox- Film Corporation, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Mit allen grossen Stars der Zeit. Enthalten sind u.a.: Nr. 803 - 10. Jahrgang 1928 "Die Liebe vom Zigeuner stammt " mit Dolores del Rio / Nr. 1572 - 12. Jahrg. 1930 "Das Flötenkonzert von Sanssouci" mit Otto Gebühr / Nr. 1640 - 13. Jahrg. 1931 "Mädchen in Uniform" Dorothea Wieck und Hertha Thiele / Nr. 1988 - 15. Jahrg. 1933 "Kleiner Mann was nun?" nach Hans Fallada mit Victor de Kowa, Hertha Thiele und Hermann Thimig / Nr. 2170 - 16. Jahrg. 1934 "Ein Mann will nach Deutschland" Regie: Paul Wegener / Nr. 2194 - 16. Jahrg. 1934 "Schwarzer Jäger Johanna" mit Marianne Hoppe und Gustaf Gründgens / Nr. 2315 "Das Mädchen Johanna" Angela Salloker, Gustaf Gründgens und Heinrich George / Nr. 2334 "Amphitryon" mit Käthe Gold, Willy Fritsch, Paul Kemp / Nr. 2355 "Ein idealer Gatte" nach Oscar Wilde mit Brigitte Helm / Nr. 2436 "Anna Karenina" mit Greta Garbo / Nr. 2487 Willy Forsts "Allotria" mit Heinz Rühmann, Jenny Jugo / Nr. 2515 "Der Herrscher" von Veit Harlan mit Emil Jannings / Nr. 2561 "Burgtheater" mit Werner Krauß, Hans Moser, Karl Paryla, O. W. Fischer, Olga Tschechowa / Nr. 2594 "Die Kreutzer-Sonate" mit Lil Dagover / Nr. 2653 "Capriolen" mit Marianne Hoppe und Gustaf Gründgens / Nr. 2671 "Zu neuen Ufern" mit Zarah Leander / Nr. 2690 "Der Mustergatte" von Wolfgang Liebeneiner, mit Heinz Rühmann / Nr. 2723 "Meine Freundin Barbara" Regie: Fritz Kirchhoff, mit Grete Weiser. / Nr. 2746 "Tango Notturno" mit Pola Negri / Nr. 2780 "Frühlingsluft" mit Magda Schneider und Wolf Albach-Retty / Nr. 2802 "Heimat" mit Zaerah Leander und Heinrich George / Nr. 2809 "Frauenehre" mit Loretta Young und Robert Taylor / Nr. 2862 "Tanz auf dem Vulkan" mit Gustaf Gründgens, Sybille Schmitz, Theo Lingen / Nr. 2863 "Napoleon ist an allem Schuld" Curt Goetz und Valerie von Martens / Nr. 2875 "Menschen, Tiere, Sensationen" Harry Piel / Nr. 2898 "Der Blaufuchs" mit Zarah Leander / Nr. 2903 "Nanu, Sie kenne Korff noch nicht!" mit Heinz Rühmann / Nr. 2989 "Es war eine rauschende Ballnacht" mit Marika Röck und Zarah Leander / Nr. 3002 "Kitty und die Weltkonferenz" von Helmut Käutner, mit Hannelore Schroth / Nr. 3049 "Zwei Welten" von Gustaf Gründgens mitIda Wüst, Paul Bildt / Nr. 3056 "Ein Mann auf Abwegen" mit hans Albers / Nr. 3073 "Lauter Liebe" von Heinz Rühmannund Tha von Harbou / 3097 "Feuertaufe" Flieger- Propaganda-Film von Hans Bertram / Nr. 3098 "Der Postmeister" mit Heinrich George und Hilde Krahl / Nr. 3121 "Trenck der Pandur" mit Hans Albers / Nr. 3130 "Jud Süß" von Veit Harlan mit Ferdinand Marian, Werner Krauß, Heinrich George / Nr. 3138 "Das Fräulein von Barnhelm" nach Lessing mit Käthe Gold / Nr. 3148 "Rosen in Tirol" mit Johannes Heesters / Nr. 3156 "Kora Terry" mit Marika Rökk / Nr. 3168 "Unser Fräulein Doktor" mit Jenny Jugo / Nr. 3174 "Das Mädchen von Fanö" mit Joachim Gottschalk / Nr. 3180 "Die schwedische Nachtigall" mit Ilse Werner / Nr. 3196 "Ohm Krüger" mit Emil Jannings / Nr. 3216 "Komödianten" von G. W. Pabst mit Käthe Dorsch, Hilde Krahl // Sowie die kleinformatigeren Hefte: Sammlung von ersten Tonfilm-Programmen deutscher Produktionen. Produktionsfirmen u.a.: UFA, Bavaria, Fox- Film Corporation, Märkische- Panorama- Schneider- Südost. Siegel-Monopolfilm, Berlin-Film. Mit allen grossen

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      New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, (1928). First American Edition. Hardcover. Very light pencil name of owner on front endpaper. About Fine, lacking the dustwrapper and box. Ernest Shepard. Large Paper Edition, being copy #162 of 250 copies SIGNED by the author and the illustrator. Quarto (7" x 9") in original green cloth-backed illustrated yellow paper boards with a printed paper spine label. Illustrated by Ernest Shepard.

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        Das Neue Testament und die Psalmen

      Sächsische Haupt-Bibelgesellschaft, Dresden 1928 - Einband und Buchblock sauber, roter Schnitt fleckig. Goldprägung auf dem Cover und dem Buchrücken - Nach der deutschen "bersetzung D. Martin Luthers. Neu durchgesehen nach dem vom Deutschen Evangelischen Kirchenausschuß genehmigten Text. Mit Zeichnungen von Rudolf Schäfer. Text in Frakturschrift. Seiten bis 604 ist Neues Testament, die restlichen 192 Seiten sind die Psalmen. Im Buch sind im Anhang hinten 3 Karten fest eingebunden. deutsch pages. kl.8 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Skuespil, digte, prædikener. Med en enkelt undtagelse (Danmark) er alle original udgaver trykt og udgivet i København, Ringkjøbing o.a.

      29 bind indbundet ubeskåret med de orig. omslag i 28 pæne ensartede halvlæderbind med guldtryk på ryggen, 'Danmark' i det orig. dekorerede kartonnage.. 1: En Idealist. 1928. 2: I Brændingen. 1929. 3: Cant. 1931. 4: Ordet. 1932. 5: De udvalgte. 1933. 6: Vedersø - Jerusalem Retur. 1934. 7: Os bærer den himmelske Glæde. 1934. 8: Knaldperler. 1936. 9: Sejren. 1936. 10: Liv og glade Dage. 1936. 11: Pilatus. 1937. 12: Han sidder ved Smeltediglen. 1938. 13: Gyldendals Julebog. Mindebogen. 1938. 14: Tempelvers. 1939. 15: Filmen om Christiern den Anden. 1938. 16: Fugl Fønix. 1939. 17: Egelykke. 1940. 18: Navigare Necesse. 1941. 19: Ved Babylons Floder. 1941. 20: Sværg det, Drenge. 1941. 21: Det unge Nord. [1942]. 22: Niels Ebbesen. 1942. 23: Med Ordets Sværd. 1942. 24: Med Sol og megen Glæde. 1942. 25: Smaabyens Sjæl. 1943. 26: Jesus' Historier genfortalt for de smaa. 1943. 27: Apostlenes Gerninger. 1943. 28: Danmark. 1943. 29: Alverdens-Urostifterne. 1947

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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. With the pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated throughout by E. H. Shepard. Bookplate to first blank. Spine slightly rolled, an excellent copy in the bright jacket with faintly toned spine, and a small chip to head of spine. First edition, first impression, of the fourth Winnie-the-Pooh book, in which Tigger makes his first appearance.

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        MIT RAKETENKRAFT INS WELTENALL: VOM FEUERWAGEN ZUM RAUMSCHIFF. Mit einem Vorwort von Max Valier und vielen Bildern, Zeichnungen und Originalphotographien.

      Stuttgart: K. Thienemanns Verlag, [1928] - Octavo, pp. [1-4] 5 [6-8] 9-106 [107-108] [109-111: ads] [112: publisher's device], eight inserted plates with illustrations on rectos and versos, other illustrations and diagrams in the text by Max Valier, cloth-backed pictorial boards (fine illustration by Chomton on front panel). First edition. ". one of the classic books published in the incunabulum period of rocket literature. Otto Willi Gail dedicates the volume to Fritz von Opel, the sponsor of the famous Opel-Rocket car inspired by Max Valier who was then an advocate of the powder rocket before Oberth convinced him of the future possibilities and potentials of fuel rockets." - Interlibrum 140. Ciancone 71. Hübner 698. Nagl, p. 255. Interlibrum 270 #140. Ley, Rockets, Missiles, and Space Travel, revised edition, 1957, p. 508. Several words underlined in red pencil on page 69, boards just a bit rubbed, owner's name (W. H. Perdeck) neatly block-printed in ink on front paste-down, a very good copy. (#146523) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        ENCICLOPEDIA STORICO - NOBILIARE ITALIANA. Famiglie nobili e titolate viventi riconosciute dal R° Governo d'Italia. Compresi: città, comunità, mense vescovili, abazie, parrocchie ed enti nobili e titolati riconosciuti. 1928-1935.

      Ed.Enciclopedia Storico-Nobiliare Italiana, Milano - Opera in otto volumi, due dei quali d'appendice. Cm.28,8x20,7. Pg.6260 complessive. Legature parzialmente allentate in brossura editoriale. Numerosissime illustrazioni, stemmi, ritratti e facsimili in nero nel testo e 60 tavole di stemmi a colori fuori testo. Esemplari parzialmente intonsi. Il quarto e il sesto volume sono in prima ristampa. Brossure generalmente consunte, specie ai dorsi. Piatto posteriore staccato al quinto volume. Restauro al piatto anteriore del secondo volume di Appendice. Questo il dettaglio degli stemmi policromi fuori testo: Vol.I: "Arma di Casa Savoja alla Restaurazione; Sua Maestà il Re; Sua Maestà la Regina; Ajroldi di Robbiate; Antici Mattei; Archinto; Bagnesi Bellincini; Balbi di Piovera (Genova). Vol.II: "Bertucci (di Cingoli); Besozzi; Bettoni Cazzago; Boschetti; Brivio; Campi (Modena); Cattaneo di Proh; Cattania; Colleoni (Bergamo); Confalonieri di Milano; Cremona Casoli; Durini di Monza (ramo collaterale)". Vol.III: "Elia; Ferretti di Castel Ferretti; Giulini (ramo di Torno); Gonzaga; Gosetti; Grimaldi (di Serravalle); Vol.IV: "Lazzaroni; Marazzi; Maresca Donnorso Correale Revertera; Mazzotti Biancinelli; Monti Della Corte; Negri (di Oleggio); Odescalchi; De Orchi (ramo primogenito); Ordoño de Rosales Cigalini; Ottolenghi di Vallepiana". Vol.V: "Paolucci di Calboli Barone; Persichetti Ugolini; Peruzzi de' Medici; Piatti (di Bergamo); Pio di Savoia; Platamone; a Prato di Segonzano; Quartara; Ricci Crosolini; Rossi di Monte Lera; Ruffo (della Scaletta); Rusconi; Ruspoli". Vol.VI: "Spreti; Trossi; De Vargas Machuca; Vimercati Sanseverino". Appendice, parte I: "Grande stemma dello Stato (Modello A); Bombrini; Branca; Buttafava; Cambiaghi". Appendice, parte II: "Guasco Gallarati; Pasquini; Sarteschi". Fondamentale e celebre testo di araldica, con la descrizione delle armi e dei motti delle maggiori famiglie italiane. > Le copie segnalate in SBN (ICCU\RAV\0067547) constano di 54 tavole policrome fuori testo, il nostro esemplare ne contiene 60. 18000 gr. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Eduard Arnhold. Ein Gedenkbuch * H A L B L E D E R - H A N D E I N B A N D , mit signierter Original-Graphik von Emil Orlik

      Berlin, Selbstverlag, 1928 - Vollständige Ausgabe in elegantem Handeinband der Zeit: brauner Halblederband (Halbleder / HLdr im Format 19 x 26 cm), auf schwarzem Lederschildchen der Rückentitel in Goldprägung, 5 leicht erhabene Zierbünde, Liniendekoration des Lederbezugs in Blindprägung, Lederecken, Zeichenband und Schmuckvorsätze aus farbigem Handmarmorpapier und Kopfgoldschnitt. 318 Seiten, mit signierter Original-Graphik von Emil Orlik (Radierung) als Frontispiz-Abbildung, 4 Tafeln (mit Seidenhemdchen) und einem Handschrift-Faksimile. Nicht im Handel erschienener Privatdruck! - Aus dem Inhalt: Die Persönlichkeit - Der Mann des öffentlichen Lebens - Arnhold und die Kohlenwirtschaft - Arnold und das Verkehrswesen - Arnhold und die Industrie - Arnhold und das Bankwesen - Arnhold und die Wissenschaft - Arnhold und die Kunst - Arnhold und die Karitas - Gedächtnisrede Adolf von Harnacks bei der Trauerfeier für Eduard Arnhold - Personenregister - Sachregister - Verzeichnis der Beilagen. - "Warum handgebunden? - Die wesentlichsten Vorzüge des guten Handbandes sind: Die einzelnen Druckbögen werden mit der Hand nach dem Schriftspiegel gefalzt. Die Bogenränder werden dadurch zwar ungleich, aber das Satzbild steht gerade. Als erste und letzte Lage wird dem Buche zum Schutze eine leere Papierlage hinzugefügt, welche mit einem feinen Leinen- oder echten Japanpapierfalz versehen ist. Geheftet wird der Handband nach sorgfältiger Auswahl des Heftzwirnes auf echten erhabenen oder aufgedrehten flachen Bünden und auf Pergamentriemchen (welche beim Pergamentbande durch den Rücken gezogen werden). Oben wird das Buch beschnitten und erhält nicht nur der Schönheit willen Goldschnitt, sondern diese feine Metallschicht schützt vielmehr die dem Lichte und Staub am meisten ausgesetzte Schnittfläche vor deren schädlichen Einflüssen. Die Deckel werden in einem tiefen Falz angesetzt, mit den Bünden nach außen. Ein Herausreißen aus der Decke ist somit nur unter Zuhilfenahme von Werkzeug möglich. Als Einbandmaterial kommen sumachgares, lichtechtes Saffian, Kalbleder, vereinzelt auch Rindsleder, ferner naturelles und weißes Schweinsleder sowie Kalbspergament zur Verwendung. Ein mit der Hand hergestelltes, dazupassendes Überzugpapier sowie Handvergoldung oder Blinddruck am Rücken ergänzen das Werk nach außen. Ein solcher Einband entspricht allen Anforderungen, die an einen Gebrauchsband gestellt werden können." Aus einem alten Prospekt von Richard Hönn, ehemals Handbinderei des Verlages Albert Langen, Werkstatt für feine Buchbinder- und Lederarbeiten in München, Dienerstrasse 14. - Eduard Arnhold (1849 Dessau - Neuhaus am Schliersee) war ein Berliner Unternehmer, Kunstmäzen und Philanthrop. In der Gründerzeit ab 1871gelang ihm der unternehmerische Aufstieg in die ersten Kreise Berlins, indem er fast den gesamten Handel mit schlesischer Steinkohle am Berliner Markt in seine Hand brachte. Kaiser Wilhelm II. berief ihn 1913 als ersten und einzigen Juden ins Preußische Herrenhaus. Den ihm gleichfalls angebotenen Adel lehnte Arnhold hingegen ab. Den gewonnenen persönlichen Reichtum investierte der begeisterte Kunstsammler größtenteils in Kunst und Künstler, von denen viele zu seinem Freundeskreis gehörten, u. a. Max Liebermann, Arnold Böcklin, Adolph Menzel und der Bildhauer Louis Tuaillon. So war er gleichzeitig auch der größte bürgerliche Kunstmäzen Berlins in seiner Zeit und stiftete dem preußischen Staat 1913 die Villa Massimo in Rom als Kulturinstitut (WIKIPEDIA) - Deutsches Judentum im 19./20. Jahrhundert, signiertes Exemplar, 1.Weltkrieg, Halblederband, deutsche Kunstbuchbinderei, Berliner Kunstsammler und Kunstmäzen, Kaufmann, Kohlenwirtschaft, illustrierte Bücher, Oderschifffahrt, Schlesische Schifffahrt, Schifffahrtswege in Schlesien, schlesisches Verkehrswesen, oberschlesisches Kleinbahnwesen, monarchisch gesinnter jüdischer Industriekapitän und Großkaufmann. - Erstausgabe, EA 1.Auflage in sehr guter Erhaltung, beiliegend schwarzumränderte Visitenkarte von Frau Eduard Arnold. - De [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Dandysmo: canções

      Lisboa: Anuário comercial (1928). 55pp - Lisboa: Anuário comercial (1928). 55pp. This small collection of poems was issued after Botto's return to Lisbon after having spent several years in Angola. Many of the poems are dedicated to assorted friends, including the poet Jose Reggio.Warmly inscribed on title page (partially obscured name of recipient Gomes Ferreira) by the author in 1931. Very good in original wrappers, occasional light spotting, frontispiece portrait not present. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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