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        "The Happy Warrior, Alfred E. Smith : a Study of a Public Servant / by Franklin D. Roosevelt"

      "Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Company, 1928 (Cambridge : The Riverside Press) " "Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Company, 1928 (Cambridge : The Riverside Press) ", 1928. 1st Edition. "Subjects: Smith, Alfred Emanuel, 1873-1944. Presidential candidates--United States. Notes: ""Presentation address nominating Governor Smith at the Democratic National Convention in Houston, June 1928""--P. [25] to end. Of Roosevelt's first book. " "Fine cloth copy in a good if somewhat edge-nicked and dust-dulled dw, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Scans etc. On request. "

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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      Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., Garden City, New York 1928 - Price intact Price, Net, $2.50" "October 11th" Article from New York American 11/11/1928 "Will limit all printing to 1000 copies." [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Gangs of New York

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1928-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good. FIRST EDITION. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1928. 382 pp. Illustrated. First edition, first printing. (Dated 1928 on title page. No additional printings indicated on copyright page.) Near fine hardcover in Good original jacket that presents better than that. Clean pages. Light wear at edges, bumping to corners, else fine. Jacket is unusually nice-looking but a foolish former owner put clear masking tape all over the verso and slightly trimmed the front flap. The tape is visible only at the tips and the jacket is impressive otherwise-- no fading to spine panel, just a bit of light chipping and rubbing at edges and a few light nicks, price intact ($4.00). Scarce thus.True crime author Herbert Asbury's most famous work, which was the basis of Martin Scorsese's 2002 film starring Leonard DiCaprio and Daniel Day-Lewis. An enjoyable read that's held up well over the years.

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        Le boy de sa majesté.

      René Kieffer 1928 - - René Kieffer, Paris _1928, 20,5x26,5cm, broché. - Edition originale, un des 200 exemplaires numérotés sur Madagascar, le nôtre non justifié car hors commerce, seul tirage avec 10 Japon. Envoi autographe signé de l'auteur. Ouvrage illustré de 7 bois gravés originaux de Frans Masereel. Deux petits manques sans gravité en tête et en pied du dos, légères piqûres sur les gardes. . La Librairie Le Feu Follet offre aux clients AbeBooks 10% de réduction ainsi que les frais de port vers la France métropolitaine sur l'ensemble de son catalogue. Prix d'origine : 748 EUR. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Hafriyat al-Fustat (Majmu`at al-manazir al-futughrafiyah). Fouilles dal Foustât (Album de photographies).

      Cairo, Mathaf al-Fann al-Islami, 1928. - Folio (280 x 382 mm). (2), 5, (1) pp., 32 photographic plates. Original green half cloth with printed covers. First Arabic edition. Atlas of plates intended to accompany Aly Bahgat's 1928 Arabic translation of the original French edition of his "Fouilles dal Foustât" (Paris, 1921). The city of Fustat, the first capital of Egypt under Arab rule, reached its peak in the 12th century, with a population of approximately 200,000. It was the center of administrative power in Egypt until it was ordered burned in 1168 by its own vizier, Shawar, to keep its wealth out of the hands of the invading Crusaders. The remains of the city were eventually absorbed by nearby Cairo. Today, Fustat is part of Old Cairo, with few buildings remaining from its days as capital, though there have been many archaeological digs which have taken advantage of the wealth of buried material in the area. Many ancient items recovered from the site are on display in Cairo's Museum of Islamic Art. - Table of contents and captions in Arabic and French. At head of title: Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyah / Musée de l'Art Arabe. - Corners insignificantly bumped; altogether well-preserved. OCLC 28312546. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Pilgrim's Progress from This World to That Which Is to Come-

      London: Cresset Press, Printed by Bernard Newdigate at the Shakespeare Head Press, 1928. (CRESSET PRESS) Copy VIII of 10 sets on Roman vellum (from the complete edition of 205 copies). 3 vols., 4to 14 x 9-3/4 inches (36.5 x 24.5 cm). 10 full-page engravings by Blair Hughes-Stanton and Gertrude Hermes. Bound in full polished burnt orange niger morocco by Sangorski & Sutcliffe, bindings with metal fore-edge clasps, a.e.g. Small institutional bookplate (the memorial book label of the James A. H. Bell fund), very minor wear to the porfolio. Housed with the portfolio containing the extra signed suite in a felt-lined folding box with a fold-down lid . The portfolio contains an extra suite of the engravings signed on Japanese tissue in passe-partout mounts. A splendid copy of one of the finest of all editions of the Pilgrim's Progress, illustrated by the husband-and-wife team of Blair Hughes-Stanton and Gertrude Hermes

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        Index Testaceologicus; Or A Catalogue Of shells, British And Foreign, Arranged According to The Linnean System; With the Latin And English Names, References To Authors, And Places Where Found

      London: W. Wood, 1928. Second edition Corrected and Revised. Hardcover. Early 20th century half brown calf with red leather spine label, marbled boards and matching edges. Fine/No Dust Jacket. 212, 57 pages. 22 x 14 cm. Thirty eight hand-colored plates representing 2300 figures, and Supplement with eight hand-colored plates showing 480 figures. Alphabetical Index. References From Lamarck's "Animaux Sans Vertebres," adapted to the Figures In the "Index Testaceologicus," located in the Supplement. Three pages of adverts at rear. Other than some minor offsetting to text opposite plates, fresh copy with plates particularly bright.

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        Lady Chatterley's Lover

      Privately Printed in Florence, Italy 1928 - LIMITED EDITION of 1000 copies privately printed in Florence. This numbered copy is SIGNED by D.H. Lawrence. The book is in wonderful shape. The binding is tight with NO cocks or leans. The boards are clean with slight wear to the spine. There is NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A lovely copy SIGNED by the author. Includes a custom clamshell slipcase to protect the book. We buy Lawrence First Editions. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Gospel of the Goat, Thirty Lithographs [signed]

      Pascal Covivi Chicago: Pascal Covivi, 1928. First lithograph signed by King in pencil, most likely a presentation copy inscribed by the artist to artist Oscar Strobel signed with a "?"Limited edition of only 100 numbered copies, this copy not numbered (out of series) 33 magnificent black & white lithographs each measuring 11" x 14", printed tissue guards, bound in gray paper covered boards backed in black morocco, paper label printed in black to upper board, spine plain, wear to corners, spine ends chipped, internally clean without foxing. Very scarce.. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. Folio.

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        Original vintage portrait photograph of Asta Nielsen.

      Measuring 28 x 22 cm (height x width). Apart from two small scratches besides her head, in a fine condition. In a contemporary frame.. Inscribed by Asta Nielsen: ' Til Anna Larsen / som fandt det Liv vi alle söger / Asta Nielsen / Berlin 1928' [Anna Larsen, who found the life we all are seeking].** A fine portrait photo of the great Danish silent film actress Die Asta, who became an international star with her highly erotic acting style. She made Berlin her professional, and the photograph is taken at the height of her career. The inscription is to the Danish actress Anna Larssen (Bjørner)

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        All Kneeling, by Anne Parrish

      New York, London, Harper & Brothers 1928 - Description: 5 p. L. , 322, [2] p. 20 cm. Subjects: Parrish, Anne 1888-1957., Paul Venck designed dw. Near fine cloth copy in a good if slightly edge-nicked and lightly dust-dulled dw, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and sharp-cornered. 1 Kg. 322 pp. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        "All Kneeling, by Anne Parrish"

      "New York, London, Harper & Brothers" "New York, London, Harper & Brothers", 1928. Stated 1st Edition. "Description: 5 p. L. , 322, [2] p. 20 cm. Subjects: Parrish, Anne 1888-1957., Paul Venck designed dw." "Near fine cloth copy in a good if slightly edge-nicked and lightly dust-dulled dw, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and sharp-cornered. "

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        Lost Spirituals. With Thirty-Six Illustrations by Kenneth K. Pointer. And Forty-One Plates of Musical Composition as Composed by Negroes and Set Down in Music by the Author.

      New York: Walter Neale, 1928 - Tall quarto. Original blue cloth, titles to spine and upper board in brown, paste-on to upper board. Boards spotted and faded, small piece of jacket adhered to upper board, endpapers partially tanned, contents toned. A very good copy in the rubbed, chipped, and spotted jacket with some short closed tears. Frontispiece, illustrations and musical notation throughout the text. First edition, first printing. Rare in the dust jacket. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Charles Cotton and his River

      Manchester Sherratt & Hughes 1928. VG : in very good condition with chipped and torn dust jacket. Minor yellowing to pages 1st edition Green hardback cloth cover with gilt lettering 279mm x 213mm (11" x 8"). ix, 191pp. 13 full-page plates and 5 pairs of mounted chapter head/tail-pieces. The Beresford Vale. Cotton wrote part II of Izaac Walton's 'Compleat Angler' (5th edition, 1676) and was born at his father's estate of Beresford, Staffordshire, England. His father was a warm friend of Ben Jonson, Selden, Donne and other illustrious men. As a boy, Cotton travelled in Europe and, in 1656, married Isabella, half-sister of the regicide John Hutchinson. Though a sincere loyalist, he seems to have lived securely enough under Oliver Cromwell's Commonwealth. He inherited his father's estates on the latter's death in 1658, although unprosperous lawsuits led to their gradual decline. In 1653, Izaac Walton published the 'Compleat Angler', one of the most successful English language books ever - reprinted 300 times! Walton and Cotton were close friends and addressed each other as Father and Son. In 1674, Cotton finished his Fishing-House at Beresford, complete with his and Walton's initials entwined in cipher over its entrance. Walton recorded his visit there in the second edition of his book. Around that time, with Walton's approval, Cotton agreed to write some "particular Directions for the taking of a Trout". Thus, in 1676, appeared 'How to angle for a Trout or Grayling in a clear stream' as part II of the fifth edition of the 'Compleat Angler'.This illustrated book is a commentary on Cotton's life, his poetry and - above all - his delightful angling treatise. Best of all, it evokes that wonderful rolling countryside in the valley of the River Dove (where Stuart, the co-owner of the shop grew up!).

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        Il bottaio. Manuale pratico per la fabbricazione (a mano e meccanica), depurazione, conservazione, misurazione delle botti e dei barili. Seconda edizione riveduta ed ampliata da F.A. Sannino con un prontuario per la cuba

      Subject: (Manuali Hoepli). Milano, Hoepli, 1928, 16mo leg. orig. bella cop. ill. pp. 246 con 121 fig. n.t.

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        Crittografia. Le scritture segrete.

      Subject: (Manuali Hoepli). Milano, Hoepli, 1928, 16mo cartonato editoriale con copertina illustrata, tagli rossi, pp. VII-154 con 8 figure e numerose tabelle n.t. Prima edizione, rara. (Hard Cover)

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        Drums. With Pictures by N.C. Wyeth

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1928., 39. First Illustrated Edition by N.C. Wyeth. 4to. Superb in publisher's black cloth with titled illustration pasted down to upper, bright gilt titles to spine, pictorial end papers, ownership; in its near fine pictorial dust wrapper slightly frayed to the head of spine, a small nick to top and a couple of scratches to the illustration. With 14 illustrations in colour and several line drawings. An unusually clean and sharp copy.

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        Orlando. A Biography

      London: The Hogarth Press,, 1928. Octavo. Original rough-grain advance issue brownish-orange cloth, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. Contemporary ownership inscription to front free endpaper. Spine slightly rolled, spotting to edges of text block, light partial toning to free endpapers. A very good copy in the lightly rubbed jacket with a few short closed tears. First edition, first impression, in the advance issue rough-grain cloth.

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        La citt? fascista. Il governo fisico degli abitati secondo alcuni nuovi principii di politica edilizia.

      Subject: (Fascismo). Grosseto, Ediz. Maremma, 1928, 16mo br. pp. 180, con una xilogreafia di Bruno Bramanti in antiporta. Buono stato di conservazione con alcune lievi sottolineature a matita. Prima edizione. Assolutamente non comune e raro.

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        Great Shorts Stories of Detection, Mystery, and Horror. Series One, Two, and Three

      London: Victor Gollancz Ltd., 1928, 1931, 1934., 1928. 3 volumes; complete. First Editions thus. Beautifully bound in recent black half calf with gilt titles to spines, marbled boards, top edges tinted. A wonderful collection of stories from the masters of their genre, collected in 3 attractively bound books held in a protective black cloth slipcase.

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        The Waste Land

      Horace Liveright, 1928-01-01. Third Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. New York: Horace Liveright, 1928: First Edition, Third Printing, published in August of 1928 (the first two printings were printed in 1922). This book partially comes with its scarce, original jacket--the jacket is in two pieces and missing the spine panel that could join the two together. The book itself is in Very Good condition, and the jacket is Fair Minus, for obvious reasons. The pages are clean, and slightly age toned. There is a partial, closed tear to the page facing the half title page, as shown in an image posted above. The block cloth shoes edge wear, with fraying to the corners and spine ends. A beautiful copy, well preserved. A nice, early copy, rare, with partial peices of the original jacket present.

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        Le Retour du Tchad

      Paris: NRF, Librairie Gallimard. [1928]. First edition, inscribed by Gide on the half-title to fellow author, Julien Green: "a Julien Green en temoignage de tres attentive affection, Andre Gide." This is a splendid association copy. Green, a novelist of American parentage who was born in Paris, was a member of the French Academy -- as was Gide. Green converted to Roman Catholicism in 1916 and was often described as a "Catholic novelist" -- a term he rejected. Still, his novels depict the anguish and despair that result from the conflict between man's spiritual and carnal desires. Gide's novels were banned by the Catholic Church. This title, LE RETOUR DU TCHAD, along with VOYAGE AU CONGO was severely critical of French colonization in Africa. 8vo; hansomely bound by H. Alix in 3/4 crushed chestnut brown morocco and marbled paper boards, spine with gilt lettering, marbled endpapers, t.e.g., original wrappers and backstrip bound in, text browned, else fine.

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        Urformen der Kunst: Photographische Pflanzenbilder

      Berlin: Ernst Wasmuth, nd [1928] Hardcover First edition, first printing. Very Good minus with a small patch of wear to the lower tips exposing the boards, light rubbing to the other extremities, dust-dulling to the top edge, and the front hinge just starting though the binding is solid and strong. Green linen-bound hardcover with crisp gilt title and design to front and rubbed gilt title to spine. An overall better than presentable copy lacking dj. This copy was formerly owned by Lyle Reynolds Wheeler, the five-time Academy Award-winning American motion picture art director, with his elegant signature to the ffep and his small blindstamp to the lower fore corner of the title page and in the same position at four other pages inside. Photographs by Karl Blossfeldt; introduction by Karl Nierendorf. xviii + 120 full-page gravure-printed b&w plates, printed recto only on heavy paper stock; 10 x 12.5 inches. Text in German. One of the founding books of the "New Objectivity" movement in Germany in the 1930s and one of the iconic books in the history of photography. See: Parr & Badger, Photobook: Vol 1, p96; Roth, Book of 101 Books, p48-49; The Open Book, p66-67; Auer, 802 Photo Books, p133. Overseas sales and expedited shipping will require extra postage for this volume.

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        Grandes constructions Beton armé, acier et verre

      Editions Albert Morancé, Paris 1928 - L'architecture vivante Numero di tavole: 0 pp.90 Esemplare in buone condizioni con pagine lievemente ingiallite lungo i tagli. Formato cartelletta.Cartelletta non corrispondente al contenuto.Fioriture lungo il taglio laterale e inferiore.Testo originale in lingua francese."L'architecture vivante", Fascicule d'Eté 19285, cinquiéme Année n.20 con due articoli: "L'amenagement interieur de nos maison du Weissenhof, a Stuttgart" par Le Corbusier e "La lecon de l'exposition du Werkbund a Stuttgart" en 1927 par le D.S. Giedion seguiti da 9 pagine di progetti firmati Mies van Der Rohe, Berhens, Gropius, Taut, Rading, Schneck, Frank e da 25 fotografie di edifici e interni di Gropius, Taut, Poelzig, Hilberseimer, Rading, Scharoun, Berhens, Docker, Frank, Schneck, ecc.Unito a "L'architecture vivante", fascicule d'Hiver 1931, Cinquiéme Année n. 20, Neuviéme Année n. 34 con l'articolo "L'Exposition Internationale du Batiment a Berlin 1931" par Jean Badovici seguito da 13 pagine di progetti e 25 tavole di fotografie di edifici e interni di Gropoius, Vorhoelzer, Otto e Ruthenberg, Reich, Mies van Der Rohe, Luckardt, Breuer, Hassenpflug, ecc.Edition originale en française en bon état. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Recollections of Oscar Wilde

      London, The Nonesuch Press. 1928., 1928. FIRST EDITION 8vo. White cloth boards with gillt embossed cover design by Ricketts and delightful frontispeice engraving. Pages printed on handmade laid paper with the Nonesuch water mark. Endpapers a little time stained. A fine copy, in what appears to be original or certainly early glassine. Numbered 144 of a total edition of 800, of which 600 were for sale in England and 200 in the America. Book Collector No.271, 'The Great Illustrators'.

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        Strange Interlude: A Play

      New York: Boni & Liveright, 1928. Limited. hardcover. fine. 352pp. Short thick 4to, beautifully rebound in full khaki morocco; gilt-lettered spine with raised bands and black leather label; marbled endpapers, uncut edges, t.e.g. (pages are a bit toned as usual, else a fine copy) New York: Boni & Liveright, 1928. A fine copy. Limited edition. Number 282 of 775 copies on rag paper, signed by the author on the limitation page.

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      [Washington], [1928]. First Edition. Pamphlet. Near Fine. A nine-page pamphlet, stapled, with the pages consecutively numbered. The only printing information given are the numbers "19870--28" in small type at the bottom of the first page. A speech by Coolidge delivered under the auspices of the American Legion at the Washington Auditorium on 11 November 1928, while Coolidge was president. SIGNED by Coolidge at the end of the speech. In part: "Although our people became engaged in this great conflict [World War I], some in furnishing money, some in producing food and clothing, some in making munitions, some in administering our Government, the place of honor will always be accorded to the men and women who wore the uniform or our country--the living and the dead." Coolidge concludes, "The gravest responsibilities that can come to a people in this world have come to us. We must not fail to meet them in accordance with the requirements of conscience and righteousness." Coolidge's autograph is quite uncommon in this form.

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        President Coolidge's Address on Secondary Education Delivered at Andover, Massachusetts, on May 19, 1928, in Commemoration of the One Hundred and Fiftieth Anniversary of Phillips Academy

      [N.p., 1928]. (PHILLIPS ANDOVER ACADEMY) 8vo. [24] pp., folded sheets printed on outside recots and versos only. Original black morocco, spine and upper board titled in gilt, spine worn, else fine. OCLC: 5578181 . Coolidge's address, delivered as President, on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of Philips Academy. Coolidge recounts the circumstances of the founding of the school, drawing parallels with the near-contemporaneous founding of the United States of America. Coolidge did not attend Andover, though he his closely associated with Massachusetts - he attended Amherst College and made his name in politcs in Massachusetts, becoming governor of the state

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        Quaint Stories of Samurais

      Printed for Private Distribution / Maurice Darantiere Paris: Printed for Private Distribution / (Maurice Darantiere). 1928. First. First edition. Translated from the Old Original by Ken Sato. Printed self-wrappers. Modest age-toning, a wrinkle on the front wrap, else near fine. One of 500 copies. A very scarce title and a Japanese classic. .

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        A New Type of Secondary Radiation

      London 1928 - In: Nature, vol. 121, Supplement, 31st March 1928, pp. 501-502, original printed wrappers with rusted staples, slim large 8vo. --- On February 28, 1928, Raman through his experiments on the scattering of light, discovered the effect which is named after him. It was instantly clear that this discovery was an important one. It gave further proof of the quantum nature of light. Raman spectroscopy came to be based on this phenomenon, and Ernest Rutherford referred to it in his presidential address to the Royal Society in 1929. He won the 1930 Nobel Prize in Physics "for his work on the scattering of light and for the discovery of the effect named after him. He was the first Asian and first non-White to get any Nobel Prize in the sciences. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Quaint Stories of Samurais

      Printed for Private Distribution / (Maurice Darantiere), Paris 1928 - First edition. Translated from the Old Original by Ken Sato. Printed self-wrappers. Modest age-toning, a wrinkle on the front wrap, else near fine. One of 500 copies. A very scarce title and a Japanese classic. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Sordin. Dikte.

      Steinkjer 1928. 8vo. 70 s.. Originalomslag. Et meget pent eksemplar! Kvalstad`s 2. bok. Sjelden. Lyrikk

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        The Way The World Is Going: Guesses & Forecasts of the Years Ahead

      Ernest Benn Limited 1928 - First edition (so stated). 8vo. Gilt stamped brown cloth. Dust jacket (unclipped) designed by M. Alleyne. Fine, fresh bright copy. 301 pages. No signatures or bookplates. Enclosed in 1/2 maroon morocco slipcase. Includes a chapter on the film "Metropolis;" and a chapter on China. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        My Hunting Sketch Book. Volume I [and II]. Written and Illustrated by

      London 1928, 1930. . Two volumes, first volume first reprint, second volume first edition, 4to, (xiv, 30; xvi, 42) pp, with 15 and 12 coloured plates respectively plus 14 black and white illustrations in the second volume. Cloth, d.w.’s, some light marks, loss to spine ends otherwise very good.

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        The Ballad of Reading Gaol

      New York: Vanguard Press, 1928. Hardcover. Lynd Ward. 106pp. Quarto [26 cm] Decorative paper covered boards with a wood grain pattern. Deckled edges. Illustrated endsheets. Very good. The extremities are very gently bumped and rubbed. The spine ends are a bit chipped. Very minor spine slant. Tanned pages. Many uncut pages. In a very good dust jacket, with chipped edges. The deepest chips measure just over 1/4 inch deep. There are several small closed tears in the edges as well. The longest closed tear is 1 inch long. Subtly age-toned. There is a small numerical ink stamp on the front inside flap. Limited to 2000 copies. With full-page illustrations and page decorations in mezzotint by Lynd Ward. Lynd Ward was an American artist most famous for his wood engravings — in particular, his novels without words, in which he tells a story only with woodcuts. His style mixes Art Deco with German Expressionism.

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      New York: William Edwin Rudge. Very Good+. 1928-34. First Edition. Hardcover. Privately printed 1928-1934 (Vols 1-18) , 2 folders of private papers and a folder of Announcement. Folio, Quarto and octavo. Cloth backed boards with paper spine labels. Volumes in slip cases of which a few have light edge wear and have protected the texts well. Illustrated throughout with facsimile. First private subscriber edition of the Isham Boswell papers. Edited for publication by Geoffrey Scott and later Frederick A. Puttle. The story of the acquisition & publication of the Boswell papers by Colonel Isham remains one of the great stories of the 20th Century. Limited to 570 copies of which these are #7. Printed by William Edwin Rudge,. Uncut pages. Text's interior tight, clean & intact. Rare Section Edwin Rudge. Uncut pages, text's interior tight, clean & intact. 2 additional pamphlets: 1. An Epistle occasioned by the death of James Boswell , Esquire 1795. By Rev. Samuel Martin, 1952. 2. A letter to James Boswell from his son Alexander, A schoolboy, Relative to the life of Samual Johnson, then in progress. Limited edition, 101 copies. Facsimile letter illustration. Rare Section ; Facsimile; 8vo - 4to- Folio .

      [Bookseller: Nick Bikoff, Bookseller]
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        Der große Brockhaus. Handbuch des Wissens in zwanzig Bänden. Fünfzehnte (15.), völlig neubearbeitete Auflage von Brockhaus' Konservations-Lexikon. 20 Bde. u. 1 Ergänzungsband. Insgesamt 21 Bände.

      F. A. Brockhaus 1928-1935, Leipzig - Gr.-8vo. Mit tausenden oft farb. montierten Abb. Schwarzes OHldr. m.roten RSchildern u. Goldprägung. Kopfgoldschnitt. Beigegeben: Atlasband des Neuen Brockhaus. Allbuch, 1937. - Halblederausgabe des 15. Brockhaus. - Einbände ein wenig berieben. Geringe Gebrauchsspuren. Wohlerhaltene Bände. gr.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Düwal]
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        Variétés. Revue mensuelle illustrée de l'esprit contemporain. 1re année, nos. 1-12; 2e année, nos. 1-12.

      P.-G. van Hecke,, Bruxelles, 1928 - 4 Bände. Bruxelles, P.-G. van Hecke, 1928-30. Gr.-8°. Roten Leinenbände mit Rückenschildchen, Original-Umschläge eingebunden. Die ersten zwei Jahrgänge dieser wichtigen Monatsschrift mit Themen wie Malerei, Poesie, Kino, Mode, Boxen, Music Halls, Theater, Photographie und Architektur, stark vom französichen und belgischen Surrealismus beeinflusst. Mit Beiträgen von James Ensor, Fernand Crommelynck, Pierre Mac Orlan, Pierre Courthion und vielen mehr spiegelt es die Interessen der Zeit, Buchbesprechungen behandeln Paul Eluard, Stefan Zweig, Jules Romain etc. Die vorliegende Sammlung enthjält auch die Sondernummer "Le Surréalisme en 1929" (Juni 1929), mit Beiträgen von Sigmund Freud, René Crevel, Paul Eluard, Paul Nougé, Pierre Unik, Benjamin Péret, Georges Sadoul, Aragon, Albert Valentin, Robert Desnos, Raymond Queneau, André Breton et al. Die Hefte sind reich illustriert mit schwarz-weiss Reproduktionen von Gemälden und Photographien. - Etwas knapp beschnitten, sonst gute Exemplare. Sprache: Französisch / Français / French Roten Leinenbände mit Rückenschildchen, Original-Umschläge eingebunden. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: EOS Buchantiquariat Benz]
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        When It's Cocktail Time in Cuba

      HORACE LIVERIGHT, NY 1928 - General wear, soiled cover, water damaged (some pages wilted, and have water mark), age-toned pages, small bookplate on inner front board, front hinge cracked, and some foxing. DATE PUBLISHED: 1928 EDITION: 284 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Princeton Antiques Bookshop]
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      NY: Harcourt Brace and Company NY: Harcourt Brace and Company, 1928-01-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. London: Hogarth Press, 1928: True First edition, First Printing with date of 1928 on the title page, and no mention of subsequent printings. Printed on Virginia Woolf and her husband's own press, bound in original orange cloth with gold stamping to spine. This book is in very good condition. It has clean pages and sound binding. Previous owner name to front paste down, as well as offsetting to end sheets. Light foxing to pages; foxing to the side edge of the page block. Light wear to top edge of page block. Light lean to spine. The orange cloth-covered boards are lightly sunning and show light rubbing and light soiling; small light spot to rear board. The spine is sunned and shows light wear at the head and tail. Presents well.

      [Bookseller: Odd Duck Books]
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        Satyrs and Sunlight: Being the Collected Poetry of Hugh McCrae

      London: The Fanfrolico Press, 1928. Limited edition. Leather bound. Norman Lindsay. 176pp. Quarto [30 cm] Green suede, with a gilt stamped title on the spine, and a small gilt stamped vignette on the front cover. Top edge gilt. Other edges deckled. Very good. The extremities are rubbed. The spine is very heavily discolored. The spine and covers are also a bit spotted and darkened. The corners of the covers are gently bumped, and the underlying boards are exposed. Light offsetting from the illustrations. Tanned pages. The fore edges of the pages are browned. The book is sturdy. Number 248 of 550 copies printed on Barcham Green's handmade paper.

      [Bookseller: Ken Sanders Rare Books, ABAA]
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        The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

      Harrap, UK 1928 - 1st Edition 1928. Illustrated with 8 full page colour plates and a large number of black and white drawings. Book is very good++ and bright. Contents good with inscription to inner page. The wrapper is very good+ and quite bright. Edges lightly rubbed and nicked. Small chips to spine tips and edges. Wrapper lighlty soiled. A nice example. Un-common with the wrapper. More images can be atken upon request. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Lasting Words Ltd]
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