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        The Christopher Robin Story Book

      New York: E. P. Dutton & Co, 1929. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First American edition, first printing. Near Fine, with light lean to spine, in a Near Fine dust jacket with light rubbing at spine ends, slight darkening to spine, and several small stray marks to the rear panel. A very lovely copy, not normally found in such nice condition.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books, ABAA]
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        Die Wiener Werkstätte 1903 - 1928. Modernes Kunstgewerbe und sein Weg.

      Wien, Krystall 1929. - quadr.-gr.-8°. (23 x 22 cm.). 73 Bll. Mit 175, tls. farb. Abb. Zweifarbiger Orig.-Reliefpappband in Orange und Schwarz nach Entwurf von Wally Wieselthier und Gudrun Baudisch Etw. berieb. Tlw. leicht fleckig. Schweiger, S. 124 - Festschrift zum 25-jährigen Bestehen der Wiener Werkstätte. Das Buch wurde nach Angaben von Josef Hoffmann gestaltet. Jede Seite weist individuelle typographische Gestaltung, zumeist in den Farben Rot, Schwarz, Gold und Silber, auf. Illustrierter Vorsatz. In zahlr., meist farb. Abbildungen wird ein Querschnitt durch die Erzeugnisse der Wiener Werkstätte und deren Künstler wie Gudrun Baudisch, Carl Otto Czeschka, Mathilde Flögl, Josef Hoffmann, Hilda Jesser, Gustav Klimt, Maria Likarz, Berthold Löffler, Kolo Moser, Dagobert Peche, Susi Singer, Max Snischek, Vally Wieselthier, J. E. Wimmer und Julius Zimpel gegeben. / Square-gr.-8°. (23 x 22 cm.). 73 ll. with 175, partly coloured illustr. Orig. relief hard boards in orange and black, designed by Wally Wieselthier and Gudrun Baudisch. Slitghlty rubbed. Some stains.- Schweiger, p. 124 – Jubilee book on the 25th anniversary of the Wiener Werkstaette. The book was designed according to Josef Hoffmann’s guideline. Each page in individual typographic design printed in red, black, gold and silver. Illustrated endpapers. A richly illustrated survey on the products of the Wiener Werkstaette and their artists like Gudrun Baudisch, Carl Otto Czeschka, Mathilde Flögl, Josef Hoffmann, Hilda Jesser, Gustav Klimt, Maria Likarz, Berthold Löffler, Kolo Moser, Dagobert Peche, Susi Singer, Max Snischek, Vally Wieselthier, J. E. Wimmer and Julius Zimpel. Gewicht in Gramm: 2000 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Burgverlag]
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        Marriage and Morals

      Horace Liveright, New York 1929 - Signed by author Bertrand Russell at top of title page in his characteristically neat hand. Russell himself credited this profoundly important and controversial work for his receipt of the Nobel Prize: "When I was called to Stockholm, at the end of 1950, to receive the Nobel Prize, somewhat to my surprise, for literature, for my book Marriage and Morals. I was apprehensive, since I remembered that, exactly 300 years earlier, Descartes had been called to Scandinavia by Queen Christina in the winter time and had died of the cold." In this book advocates, in the wake of the advernt of contraception, for a fundamental reassessment of the institution of marriage, and for rejection of Victorian notions of morality. It led to the infamous court decision that he was "morally unfit". First American edition in original dark navy blue cloth stamped in gilt and red (slight wear and spotting to cloth; minute puncture to spine; tiny ink name on endpaper). PROVENANCE: From the library of noted University of Washington Professor Garland Ethel, one of the subjects of a notorious anti-Communist academic witch hunt in Washington State history, with Ethel's signature on front endpaper. It is worth noting that Washngton State was one of the first states to create a legislative Committee on Un-American Activities, and that the University of Washington was one of the first universities to begin investigations. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Arundel Books]
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        Gute Reise! Eine Lustige Fahrt ( A Folding Picture Story Book About Railroads)

      Mainz ( Main): Verlag Jos. Scholz, 1929. First Edition . Cloth Hinges. Near Fine. 114" x 6 1/2. Bildern Von Olga Brodsky. A fold-out picture book consisting of twelve panels, each 6 1/2" tall by 9 1/2" long, connected to form a continuous 114" long picture on each side, a total of 24 colored panels, each with text explaining the railroad, its operation and its workers. A near fine copy, with one cloth connection between the boards split but easily repairable. Rare.

      [Bookseller: Arroyo Seco Books]
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        The Winding Stair SIGNED Ltd Ed

      Fountain Press 1929 - The Winding Stair, 1st edition, New York: Fountain Press, 1929, b ookplate of Richard Adams, top edges gilt, remainder rough-trimmed, original blue cloth gilt, two small red labels to spine, slim 8vo Wade 164. Limited edition, 459/642 copies, signed by the author on the half-title. Provenance : Estate of Richard Adams {1920-2016} British Author of Watership Down and others. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Finecopy ABA]
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        The Winding Stair

      New York: Fountain Press. New York, Fountain Press, 1929. Limited Edition. Hardback. 263/600 Copies. Signed by the author to the title page as issued. 642 Copies in total. Good only with some water damage to the bottom edge. The damage continues throughout the text though within the main body it's pretty feint. The boards are the most heavily damaged. Still, not too bad. [6486, Hyraxia Books]. . Good. Hardback. Limited Edition. 1929.

      [Bookseller: Hyraxia]
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        THE MARACOT DEEP and Other Stories

      1929 - Garden City NY: Doubleday, Doran & Company, 1929. Original black cloth decorated in yellow, with dust jacket. First American Edition of the last volume of fiction to be published during Doyle's lifetime. The title tale is Doyle's great science fiction adventure in which Professor Maracot leads an expedition to the floor of the Atlantic Ocean and encounters an ancient submarine civilization -- illustrating Doyle's long-time interest in the Atlantis legend. Two of the other three tales are Professor Challenger science fiction stories -- "The Disintegration Machine" and "When the World Screamed." The other one, "The Story of Spedegue's Dropper," is a World War I tale in which a cricket bowler's lob technique is adapted for hurling grenades in trench warfare.~The very uncommon dust jacket is a color pictorial one, designed by Fay Turpin, showing a battle between man and shark in front of undersea buildings. The volume is in fine condition; the jacket is near-fine, with the red spine lettering a little faded, and a few tiny tears (but nothing is lacking). Green & Gibson A47c. Housed in a felt-lined morocco-backed clamshell case. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Sumner & Stillman [ABAA]]
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        Asahi jutaku zuanshu: Kensho Chusho Jutaku Hachijugo An (Asahi Housing Plan Guide: Small and Medium Size Housing Competition. 85 Plans)

      ????? (Asahi Shinbunsha), ?? (Tokyo) 1929 - Quarto. [9] 381pp. [1]. Salmon-colored slipcase with black lettering over a white illustrated paper label on the front cover. Black lettering over a white label on the spine. Blue cloth over off-white buckram boards, with black stamped illustration and lettering on the front cover. Gilt ruling and gilt lettering on the spine. Blind-stamped publisher's device on the back cover. The work is a comprehensive illustrated guide to the architectural competition sponsored and created by the Asahi Newspaper company in 1929. The book contains 85 design proposals (from a total of 500 originally submitted) for the competition, in the category of small and medium size homes. Each design includes multiple pages of detailed measured floor plans, elevation, as well as b/w renderings of the exterior/facade from various angles, and about half a page of descriptive text. The first five designs (p.1-29), each have renderings in color.Rules for the competition included requirements that competitors had to adapt the modern facilities to provide the occupants better dwelling environment, protecting them from bad weather, providing healthy and hygienic conditions, as well as earthquake resistance, fire prevention, and security. Among the well known participants in the competition were architects ???? (Mitsuzo Ishii), who won first prize, and ???? (Seisaku Yoshikawa) who won the 4th place prize. The "postface" includes contributions from by ???? (Saburo Horikoshi) and architect ???? (Denji Nakamura). An original flier advertising the competition, with detailed information is laid in at the back of the book. Text in Japanese.Slipcase soiled and smudged, with rubbing to extremities, and some chipping to the top right corner. White label on the spine of the slipcase cracked chipped and rubbed. Binding with some sunning and rubbing to the spine. Minor smudges and scratches to the covers. Minor rubbing to extremities, with a few small abrasions to the edges of the cover. Edges of the book block with water spots. Interior with sporadic light staining throughout, including damp staining to the endpapers. Images mostly unaffected. Minor pencil marking on some of the first pages. Creasing to the bottom corners of a few pages. Slipcase in good-, binding in very good, interior in very good- condition overall. Scarce. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: ERIC CHAIM KLINE, BOOKSELLER (ABAA ILAB)]
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        THE GREEN PASTURES: A FABLE [INSCRIBED BY CONNELLY TO FRANCES MARION] [PRESENTATION COPY]

      New York: Farrar & Rinehart, Incorporated, 1929. First Edition. 8vo., 217pp.; VG; spine brown leather with 5 raised bands, gilt lettering; rebound in full green leather, spine and board edges faded to brown, floral patterned endpapers; top edge of text block gilt; Frances Marion's name embossed in gilt on lower fore corner of front board; mild shelfwear; INSCRIBED and presented by author Marc Connelly to Francis Marion on the second front endpaper, dated 1935; LSM consignment; shelved case 2;The most renowned female screenwriter of the 20th century, and one of the most respected scriptwriters of any gender, Frances Marion was the first writer to win two Academy Awards, for her writing on The Big House (1930) and The Champ (1931), and the first woman to win an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay. She served in Europe as a combat correspondent during World War I, after which she moved to Los Angeles and was employed by director Lois Weber as an assistant, in which position she received a thorough apprenticeship in the film industry. She began writing scripts and attracted the attention of Mary Pickford. The pair began a long relationship as both friends and artists, with Marion serving as Pickford's official screenwriter. She wrote many of Pickford's most famous and memorable silent films as well as many other of the great successful pictures of the 1920s and 1930s, and has been credited with writing 300 scripts and over 130 produced films. Her influence resurrected the career of Marie Dressler and resulted in her greatest glory, and her scripts for Marion Davies are among the most memorable of that actress' oeuvre. She died in 1973, one of the most respected names in Hollywood history. Dupont.

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        [Works] The Writings of Mark Twain

      New York: Harper & Brothers, 1929. Memorial Edition, no. 25 of 90 copies, "each having inserted a page of original manuscript material in the author's own hand, by arrangement with the estate of Samuel L. Clemens (Mark Twain)". Signed by Harper & Brothers. 37 vols. 8vo. Bound in three quarters blue morocco gilt, by STIKEMAN, t.e.g. Three headcaps with slight traces of rubbing. Fine set. Memorial Edition, no. 25 of 90 copies, "each having inserted a page of original manuscript material in the author's own hand, by arrangement with the estate of Samuel L. Clemens (Mark Twain)". Signed by Harper & Brothers. 37 vols. 8vo. With Manuscript Notes for His Last Will & Testament. The Memorial Edition, issued in ninety copies, with a leaf of manuscript, was printed at the same time as the Stormfield Edition. This set is finely bound by Stikeman and includes a spectacular manuscript memorandum from the pen of Samuel Clemens encapsulating the concerns of his later years. On a sheet of notepaper of The Grosvenor Fifth Avenue & Tenth Street, undated (circa 1909?) he writes a list of tasks: Go to 44 Wall & finish will Haircut at 26 Rogers ask about will & answer Skinner by telephone Safe Dep. & leave stock & make list [underscored twice] Harpers, sign the books & leave MS go to 44 Wall He has struck through several items on the list, and written a draft of a letter to his daughter Jean (1880-1909): Jean Dear, I've been to the Harpers and told them to send you the Martyrdom of an Empress. Lovingly, Father On the other side, Clemens has written a listing of his shares, with associated costs, including 100 shares of Borden's Cond. Milk and Union Pacific preferred, 200 shares of U.S. Steel preferred, and stocks and bonds in Am. Mec. Cash. There are also notes on his holdings in English Plasmon and the Bandar Log Press. The list is headed "[Preserve this.]" and marked below: "Last Will & Testament." "The above are in my box in the Produce Exchange Safe Deposit." "Rogers" is Henry Huttleston Rogers (1840-1909), oil and railroad tycoon and Clemens' great friend and benefactor for a decade and a half. Rogers had secured the Clemens copyrights for Livy in the failure of Charles L. Webster and Co. in 1894. Rogers gave Clemens sound financial advice (but Clemens was still prone to enthusiasms and speculations). Not in BAL

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        The World Crisis : The World Crisis 1911-1918 [2 volumes]. The Aftermath. The Eastern Front. In four volumes

      Odhams Press Limited [and] Thornton Butterworth Limited 1929 / 1931 /1939, London - In 4 volumes. The first two volumes are an Odhams Press reprint edition of 1939. 'The Aftermath' is a second impression (same month as the first). 'The Eastern Front' is a first edition. Uniformly bound in full brown morocco. Raised bands to spines with decorative gilt panels and gilt lettering. All edges gilt. Gilt turn-ins and marbled endpapers. Ribbon markers. Maps, some folding. Illustrations. Foxing, mostly to prelims, of 'The Eastern Front.' Other volumes very clean. No ownership marks. A handsome set in Fine condition. 8vo.

      [Bookseller: Stephen Foster - ABA, ILAB, & PBFA]
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        Primo dizionario aereo italiano 1929 anno VII

      Morreale, 1929. In-16° (180x125mm), pp. 153, (7), cartonatura editoriale rosa a stampa blu con dorso perfettamente rifatto (design di Azari con tavola aero-parolibera al piatto posteriore). Sguardie verdi. Un'annotazione del tempo alla p. 68. Una dedica cassata all'occhietto. Prima edizione, nonché opera prima di Azari (Pallanza, 1895-Milano, 1930), poliedrica figura di pittore, aviatore, pubblicitario, collaboratore di Depero ed editore del suo celebre "imbullonato", teorico della flora futurista e del macchinismo. L'edizione ebbe due tirature, non registrate nelle bibliografia specialistiche: la prima, di maggior pregio e corrispondente alla nostra emissione, con vera e propria legatura cartonata e sguardie in carta leggera verde, la seconda, più economica, ottenuta incollando al dorso a mo' di brossura la carta rosa che riveste il cartonato e con i piatti rinforzati in cartone incollato tra la brossura e la prima (e ultima) carta. Questa nostra prima tiratura apre con una carta bianca, mentre la seconda emissione inizia con l'occhietto a stampa "Primo dizionario aereo" e chiude con l'Indice in terza di copertina. "Questo nostro "Primo dizionario aereo Italiano" è anche il primo Dizionario Aereo che appare nel mondo mentre si inizia l'era del volo e va sorgendo il linguaggio aereo caratteristico delle nuove generazioni" (pag. 13). Cammarota, Marinetti, 138. Cammarota, Futurismo, 14.1. Falqui, p. 46. Italiano

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Galleria Gilibert]
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        Death of a Hero [SIGNED]

      London: Chatto and Windus, 1929. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 5.5 x 8.5 inches (14 x 21.5 cm). Signed by Author. Quarter calf leather binding with marbled boards. Spine has five raised bands, black morocco title label and gilt ornaments. Dyed top page edge has faded slightly, very clean text throughout. Retained in the binding is the original leading blank, signed and dated by the author: 'Charles E. Bramwell (?) from Richard Aldington, Amalfi. Dec. 1929.' A rare signed copy of Aldington's first novel, an anti-war classic, housed in an excellent fine binding. . Overall condition is Very Good Plus. Hardback. Printed pages: xi, [1], 440

      [Bookseller: Tarrington Books]
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        Jack Pumpkinhead of Oz

      The Reilly & Lee Co, 1929-01-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Acceptable. First Edition, First Printing. Reilly & Lee 1929. 12 color plates in correct positions. First state dust jacket is rather tattered around edges and missing 75% of front flap (rear flap lists titles thru "Jack Pumpkinhead"). Bind is sturdy and fully intact. Text, illustrations very good throughout. Damp-staining evident on spine and back board--cloth on rear board is a bit wavy, cloth on spine and back board also lighter color. Moderate amount of shelfwear to board edges. No name written on ownership page. DJ protected and held together in Mylar wraps. NOT ex-library. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

      [Bookseller: The Book House in Dinkytown]
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        Répertoire du gout moderne N. 5

      Parigi, Editions Albert Lévy, 1929 - 40 planches coloriées au pochoir par Saudé / Album. Introduzione dell'Editore. 40 tavole colorate a pochoir di Pierre Chareau, Dominique, G. Guévrékian, André Lurçat, Mallet-Stevens, J.-Ch. Moreaux, J. Ruhlmann, Louis Sognot, Da Silva Bruhns, Élise Djo-Bourgeois (cm 33x25 e 25x33) Portfolio appositamente disegnato da Djo-Bourgeois. Tipografia di Louis Kaldor, fototipia dei fratelli Catala, pochoirs di Saudé (Parigi). Chiusura della cartella con laccetti. Cm 33,5x25,5. pp. 8 + 40. . Ottimo (Fine). . . . [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Marini ALAI - ILAB]
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        A Farewell to Arms

      Charles Scribner's Sons, 1929. Hardcover. Very Good. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1929. First Edition / First Printing / First Issue. Scribner's Seal on the copyright page. No legal disclaimer. Black cloth boards. Rare First Issue. Book Condition: Very Good+, shelf wear, age toning, name at the endpaper. Wrapped in a new mylar cover.

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        A FAREWELL TO ARMS

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. First Edition, First Printing, First Issue. 8vo, 355pp.; VG/none; spine black with gold title-block on upper spine; some rubbing to extremities of lightly soiled boards, mild shelfwear; first issue, without disclaimer on page X, opposite half-title page regarding fictional nature of the work, 1929 on both title page and copyright page, no further printings listed, scriber's seal on copyright page; text block uncut, small stain to upper edge; some age-toning to endpapers; text clean; shelved case 2. Dupont.

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        Lettre d'André Breton à Georges Sadoul évoquant Buñuel à l'époque du Chien Andalou.

      - 1 lettre autographe signée 1 In-8 "lundi 1h1/2 matin [30 décembre 1929, selon une no Lettre signée des initiales. On joint une enveloppe autographe d'André Breton à Georges Sadoul, datée du 15 juin 1931. marge gauche un peu déchirée Intéressante lettre d'André Breton évoquant Buñuel, écrite à l'époque du Chien Andalou et de la publication du second Manifeste du Surréalisme. « Mon cher petit, Suite à la conversation chez Buñuel, veux tu bien venir demain mardi 4h précises chez moi. Il serait, je crois, nécessaire, d'avoir une conversation générale avant notre départ (n°3, etc.). A demain, mon petit enfant & pardon. AB ». La rencontre entre Buñuel et le groupe de Breton se fit à la fin du mois de juin 1929 par l'intermédiaire de Fernand Léger qui le présenta à Man Ray. Comme on avait parlé de surréalisme à son sujet, cela avait éveillé la suspicion de Breton et de ses amis, toujours sourcilleux quant à l'attribution de l'adjectif "surréaliste" sans leur autorisation expresse. Et c'est dans un climat de franche défiance réciproque que les surréalistes se rendirent à une projection du Chien Andalou et que Buñuel le leur présenta, car il avait en mémoire l'accueil réservé quelques mois plus tôt à La Coquille et le clergyman. Pendant la projection, le réalisateur se tint derrière l'écran afin de sonoriser le film (nous sommes encore à l'époque du cinéma muet) à l'aide de disques, faisant alterner pasodobles et extraits du Tristan de Wagner. Buñuel raconte qu'il avait pris soin de remplir ses poches de cailloux afin de les jeter sur les surréalistes s'ils réservaient un mauvais accueil à son film. Mais la réaction fut unanime et enthousiaste: Buñuel devint immédiatement le cinéaste "officiel" du groupe. Breton vient de publier le Second Manifeste du Surréalisme en décembre 1929 dans « La Révolution Surréaliste » Il y confirme un certain nombre d'exclusions : Artaud, Delteil, Desnos, Naville, Soupault. Pour Georges Sadoul, le surréalisme aura été une expérience fondamentale puisqu'il reconnaissait en André Breton une figure paternelle sans laquelle « [il] ne serai[t] pas devenu de la même façon » (cf. Valérie Vignaux « Georges Sadoul et le surréalisme, chronique d'un itinéraire intellectuel ». Ecrivain, fondateur du surréalisme. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        The Christopher Robin Story Book

      Dutton 1929 - 171pp. One small white spot to front board else very good condition. A few very small chips else very good condition dust jacket. Signed by author - A.A. Milne. A lovely collectible copy. Book is as described - all defects and marks are noted. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Jeffrey Blake]
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        Toad of Toad Hall

      Charles Scribner's Sons 1929 - A. A. Milne. Toad of Toad Hall. New York Charles Scribner’s Sons 1929. First American edition. Hardcover, no dust jacket. Signed on the title page by Kenneth Grahame, author of The Wind in the Willows, from which Milne’s play is derived. Book is in very good condition except for some foxing and some fading on spine. (see photos) [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: South Willington Book Cartel]
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        A Farewell to Arms

      Charles Scribner's Sons, 1929. Hardcover. Very Good. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1929. First Edition / First Printing / First Issue. Scribner's Seal on the copyright page. No legal disclaimer. Black cloth boards. Rare First Issue. Book Condition: Very Good+, shelf wear, age toning, name at the endpaper. Wrapped in a new mylar cover.

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        Manuscrits de Maurice Talmeyr pour l'Action Française.

      - 2 Manuscrits autographes signés 55 In-4 oblong juin 1929 Avec 4 lettres autographes signées à Pierre Varillon relatives à ces articles (9 pp. in-12, mai-août 1929, enveloppes). bon Deux articles manuscrits, abondamment corrigés, pour le supplément littéraire de l'Action Française. Intitulés "Un milieu royaliste", ils évoquent l'histoire du marquis de Morès et des bouchers de La Villette, à l'époque où il était leur chef politique. Maurice Talmeyr extrait ces souvenirs d'un livre qui paraîtra quelques mois plus tard sous le titre "Souvenir de la Comédie Humaine". Ecrivain et journaliste royaliste. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        1929 to 1937 Wisden Hardbacks

      1929. Hi and Welcome to our Store. We are selling our HBs off in chunks, happy to split the sets or to send more details and pictures, please just ask us or the admin team here. This lot is a Set of 9 Hardback Wisdens - 1929 to 1937. In OK Condition, including the hard to find 1934 (Bodyline Wisden). This set would be rated as 6/10 , it is not the best in terms of condition but the books are all steady , as we know 1933 to 1937 tend to be rougher than the other HBs after the change of materials by Wisden. The 1929 has worn boards, the 1932 has some marks to the spine, 1933/5/6 has facsimile spine gilt. 1929 has repaired hinges but all the rest are strong and original. 1934 is in top form, all photoplates present and correct. A steady set for someone looking to pick up most of the 1930s Hardbacks. More details on request.

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        The Time-Journey Of Dr Barton - An Engineering and Sociological Forecast based on Present Possibilities

      John Hodgson, Eggington, Beds 1929 - Covers dusty with small strip of fading at top. A very good copy of this beautifully illustrated very scarce early science fiction work. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Im Westen nichts Neues.

      Berlin, Propyläen, 1929 8°, 287 S., Blauer Privat-Ldr. goldgeprägt, Rundumgoldschnitt in Schmuckschuber, Rücken beschienen, sonst tadell. Schuber min. gebräunt - schöne bibliophile Ausgabe 526.- 550 Tausend. Mit Widmung des Autors: «Herrn Hans Roth mit den besten Wünschen. Porto Ronco. 1. Juli 1960. Erich Maria Remarque.» - Widmungsexemplare von Remarque sind recht selten! -- «Im Westen nichts Neues» ist ein Roman. der die Schrecken des Ersten Weltkriegs aus der Sicht eines jungen Soldaten schildert. Thomas Schneider. Herausgeber einer neuen Taschenbuchausgabe des Textes und seit 2000 Leiter des Erich Maria Remarque-Friedenszentrums in Osnabrück. bezeichnet den Roman als \"perfekt konstruierte[...]. alternierende[...] Abfolge von grausamen. abschreckenden. emotional aufwühlenden mit retardierenden und reflexiven aber auch humoresken Standardsituationen des .Kriegs`\". Obwohl Remarque selbst das Buch als unpolitisch bezeichnet hat. ist es als Antikriegsroma zu einem Klassiker der Weltliteratur geworden. Im Westen nichts Neues erschien als Vorabdruck erstmals seit dem 10. November 1928 in der Vossischen Zeitung. in Buchform beim Propyläen Verlag am 29. Januar 1929. Innerhalb von elf Wochen erreichte es nach Verlagsangaben eine Auflage von 450.000 Exemplaren. Es wurde noch im selben Jahr in 26 Sprachen übersetzt. Bis heute gibt es Ausgaben in über 50 Sprachen. die geschätzten Verkaufszahlen weltweit (Stand: 2007) liegen bei über 20 Millionen. Kein im Original deutschsprachiger Erzähltext hat jemals eine höhere Verkaufszahl erzielt. Bei den Nationalsozialisten hatte sich Remarque mit seinem Roman Feinde gemacht. Als Teil ihrer Rufmordkampagne gegen den missliebigen Autor bezweifelten sie dessen Authentizität und verbreiteten das Gerücht. er habe überhaupt nicht am Ersten Weltkrieg teilgenommen. Während der nationalsozialistischen Bücherverbrennungen 1933 wurden auch zahlreiche Exemplare von Im Westen nichts Neues vernichtet. Versand D: 20,00 EUR Signierte Bücher Deutsche Literatur

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        Jubiläum-Festschrift aus Anlaß des 25jährigen Bestehens des Verbands südd. selbständiger Küfermeister e.V. (Sitz Stuttgart). 1904 - 1929 (Küfer)

      OCLC-Nummer: 879625825

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        Cocktail Continentale

      1929 -

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        Cocktails de Paris

      1929 - An extremely RARE European Cocktail Recipe Book, written in French:

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        La Princesse de Clèves ( illus. Etienne DRIAN )

      Devambez, Paris 1929 - Paris. Editions d'Art Devambez, 1929. In-4. 198pp. Illustré de 20 eaux-fortes de Etienne Drian, dont 12 hors-texte. Tirage à 180 exemplaires - celui-ci porte le numéro 136. En feuilles sous couverture imprimée rempliée, chemise et étui avec dessin argenté. Petites déchirures aux bords de la chemise. Quelques rousseurs sans gravité aux pages de garde et à la page de titre. Intérieur en bon état.

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        Set of six Offprintes by Ross G. Harrison from the Library of Johannes Holtfreter

      Various. PAMPHLET. Reprinted from various publishers, 1929-1940. With ownership stamp of Johannes Holtfreter. First separate edition. Offprint. Original Wrappers. * . Very Good. 1929.

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        Blind Fireworks.

      London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1929 - Octavo. Original white cloth, green spine label printed in black. With the dust jacket. Spine rolled, cloth slightly foxed, contents toned; an excellent copy in the toned and slightly soiled jacket with some nicks and minor chip to extremities. First edition, first impression, first issue, with the white cloth binding (the second issue was bound in black cloth) not noted in Armitage & Clark. One of 1,000 copies printed, this was the author's first poetry collection, written while he was still a student at Oxford. Armitage & Clark A1; Hayward 342. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        GEORGE BARBIER. Précédée d une lettre en vers par Henri de Régnier. Portrait par Charles Martin.

      Paris Henri Babou, éditeur 1929 - in-octavo (20 x 27 cm), (4)-47-(2) pp., 11 planches hors-texte, dont 7 en couleurs, 18 dessins dans le texte, dont 7 en couleurs, broché, sous chemise cartonnée Collection les Artistes du Livre, dixième volumeTiré à 700 exemplaires numérotéUn des 50 exemplaires, numéroté 43, sur papier du Japon, contenant une gravure originale inédite de George BarbierLa planche Les Vies imaginaires manqueTrès bon état (léger manque de pa [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Deux lettres de Georges Bataille sur le lancement de la revue Documents.

      - 2 lettres autographes signées 5 In-8 janvier - avril 1929 En-têtes de la Bibliothèque Nationale. bon Lettres de Georges Bataille écrite au moment du lancement du premier numéro de la revue Documents, qu'il crée avec Georges-Henri Rivière, et qui n'eut qu'une existence éphémère (15 numéros), d'avril 1929 à janvier 1931. Cette revue, qui portait en sous-titre "Doctrines / Archéologie / Beaux-Arts / Ethnographie", se voulait aller à l'encontre de l'esthétisme de l'époque, en particulier du surréalisme, avec qui Bataille venait de rompre. 27 janvier : "Je m'excuse de vous importuner avec Documents. Mais comme je ne puis arriver cet après-midi aux Beaux-Arts avant 5h30, je me permets de vous soumettre à l'avance un projet de règlement de notre organisation. Non que je pense avoir trouvé une solution, mais parce qu'on pourrait arriver à quelque chose en modifiant ce règlement jusqu'à ce qu'il vous paraisse convenable [.]". Il évoque alors les questions budgétaires et financières, en particulier son traitement, qu'il souhaite voir revalorisé par rapport budget initialement prévu. 8 avril : "J'ai beaucoup réfléchi au sujet des observations que vous m'avez présenté dans votre lettre et je ne cherche pas à nier les grandes difficultés que nous pouvons rencontrer pour mener à bien "Documents" [le premier numéro de la revue date précisément d'avril 1929]. Ne croyez-vous pas que nous aurions intérêt à examiner ensemble (de vous à moi, s'entend), de temps à autre (régulièrement, d'ailleurs) ces difficultés. Peut-être pourriez-vous exercer ainsi un contrôle plus précis et plus aisé à la fois. Nous réduirions également les petits malentendus si désagréables, qui causent de si mauvaises impressions. En tous cas, je serais très heureux que vous me convoquiez le plus tôt possible pour une première entente [.]". Il ajoute en P.S. quelques détails révélateurs sur son organisation de travail et sa méticulosité. "Au sujet des dossiers, je crois que le mieux est que vous veniez un jour au bureau pour choisir le tiroir dans lequel ils seront continuellement à votre disposition. Ils seraient descendus chez vous lors de chaque addition, signalée par une fiche de couleur". Ecrivain sulfureux. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        COBDEN-SANDERSON AND THE DOVES PRESS., The History of the Press and the Story of its types told by Alfred W. Pollard. The Character of the Man Set Forth by his Faithful Scribe Edward Johnston. With the Ideal Book or Book Beautiful by Thomas James Cobden-Sanderson. And a list of the Doves Press printings.

      SF: John Henry Nash, 1929. - 8 1/4 x 12 1/2. xviii, 35 pages. Tipped in leaf from Doves Press edition of Goethe. Full vellum, top edge gilt. Typographic bookplate inside front cover. Base of spine rubbed, some pinpoint speckling to vellum, all else fine. No. 40 of 312 copies containing a Doves leaf on paper (of 339 copies total). Handsomely printed in Cloister Lightface, "a recutting of Nicolas Jenson's Roman letter, by Morris Fuller Benton, who also cut the accompanying Italic." Shoulder titles in red. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Correspondances. Poèmes.

      Paris, Editions des Chroniques du Jour, 1929. - 14 Blatt und 10 farbige Tafeln nach Illustrationen von Etienne Farkas. 44 x 33 cm. Lose Bogen in Original-Umschlag. Mit handschriftlicher Widmung von A. Salomon und E. Farkas an Alfred Flechtheim Eines von 185 im Druck numerierten Exemplaren auf Papier d'Arches. Druckvermerk vom Dichter und vom Künstler signiert.Anfang des 20. Jahrhunderts wurde Salmon Teilnehmer an literarischen Zirkeln rund um das Quartier Latin in Paris. Dort traf er den jungen, noch unbekannten Schriftsteller Guillaume Apollinaire, und gründete zusammen mit ihm und anderen jungen Künstlern eine Künstlergruppe. 1904 zog er in das Atelierhaus Bateau-Lavoir, in dem Picasso, Max Jacob, Kees van Dongen, Apollinaire und andere Künstler wohnten. Amedeo Modigliani und Jean Cocteau gehörten zu seinem Freundeskreis. Umschlag etwas fleckig wenige Tafeln am Rand leicht angestaubt [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Bifur.

      Paris: Editions du Carrefour, 1929–31 - 8 volumes, large octavo. Original white, pale yellow or grey wrappers, titles to spines and front covers black, multicoloured motif to front covers. With glassine dust jackets. Vol. I with vertical crease to fore-edge of front wrapper, outer tip of lower cover gently creased, vol. III wrapper partially split at head of spine, vol. IV a little bowed, vol. VI minor loss to foot of spine panel, short tears to foot of front and rear panels at hinges, creasing to lower panel, and light marks to covers, vol. VII wrapper separated from text block at spine, closed tear at spine-folds, vol. VIII tear at foot of rear panel, light marks to covers. Occasional mild foxing to some leaves in all volumes. A very good set. 130 black and white heliogravures. First editions, limited issue. A complete set of the Surrealist-inflected, avant-garde Parisian art and literary journal, issued between 25 May 1929 and 10 June 1931. Each volume is numbered: the first four volumes were printed in an edition of 3,000 copies, volumes 5 to 7 one of 2,000 copies, and volume 8 was one of 1,700 copies. Established by Pierre Lévy, founder of Éditions du Carrefour, Bifur provided a forum for many of the Surrealists who had been alienated from Breton's group. In Breton's Second Surrealist Manifesto (1929) he waspishly described Bifur as a "remarkable repository for garbage". It features contributions in French from: Tristan Tzara, André Malraux, Jacques Prévert, Franz Kafka, Martin Heidegger, Jean-Paul Sartre, Ernest Hemingway, James Joyce, Langston Hughes, Maurice Tabard, André Kerstsz, László Moholy-Nagy, Man Ray, Claude Cahun, Giorgio De Chirico, Lilika Nacos, Francis Picabia, Martin-Luis Guzman, Rene Daumal, Ramon Gomez De La Serna, Jean Giono, William Carlos Williams, Michel Leiris, Pierre MacOrlan, Boris Pilniak, Jean Sylviere, Pierre Minet, Nathan Altman, Robert Desnos, Gabriel Bounoure, and Caradoc Evans. The reproductions in heliogravure include works by Andre Masson, De Chirico, De La Serna, Paul Klee, Man Ray, and Germaine Krull. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Gargantua. Versió catalana de Lluis Deztany.

      - RABELAIS, François. Gargantua. Versió catalana de Lluis Deztany. Barcelona: Libreria Verdaguer (A. Domenech, S. en C.), 1929. 20 cm. C p. de proemio del traductor, 434 p. Edición limitada de 151 ejemplares numerados: 11 ejemplares sobre papel Japón, numerados de 1 a 11, y 140 ejemplares sobre papel de hilo "Catalunya", numerados de 12 a 151. Nuestra copia es la nº 80. Todos los ejemplares están decorados con un retrato alegórico de Rabelais, grabado al aguafuerte por Ricard Canals. Magnífica encuadernación en piel completa, con ruedas en los planos. Lomo con cinco nervios, recuadros y cantoneras. Guardas en papel pintado. Corte superior dorado. Se conservan las cubiertas originales en rústica. En perfecto estado. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Diary of Travel Cruises to the West Indies and Bermuda 1929-1930

      n.p., n.p. 1929 - Approx. 6.5" x 4" diary with leather covered boards and working metal locking clasp. The diary is in very good condition with light edge rubs to the leather. Diary has gilt decorated borders and "My Trip" in gilt letters on the front cover. White glossy end papers. All edges gilt. Large, folded, color lithograph map of the United States tipped in on the rear paste down. The diary has seven small leather tabs with gilt lettered subject headings including The Journey, The Places, People I Met, Autograph, Addresses, Side Trips, and The Return. No address of Ruth Gilbert or location where the diary originated was found inside.Pasted down on the verso of the right front flyleaf are 3 thin cut paper clippings arranged to provide the time and location of the Steamer departure. The front blank end paper has a pasted down trimmed map illustration of the cruise course with "Furness Bermuda Line" printed below. The front blank end paper has a pasted down, trimmed notice, typed on Thos. Cook & Son Company letterhead, and addressed to Miss Ruth Gilbert. This notice is signed by the company agent and provides details of the ship's departure. Contents of the diary consist of 118 pages of manuscript diary entries, autographs, and a few sketches recorded during two separate cruises in early 1929 and in the summer of 1930. Ms. Gilbert traveled on the Steamer "Nova Scotia" and visited St. Thomas, St. Croix, St. Kitts, Antigua, Guadeloupe, Martinique, St. Lucia, Barbados, Trinidad, Dominica, and Bermuda. The first entry is dated February 9th, 1929 as the ship set sail at 3:00pm.Miss Gilbert describes her daily observations while aboard on ship and while exploring the Islands. Some of the entries include racist names and period stereotypes for people of color. One entry refers to children of color as ."N.r tots" (Guadeloupe Feb. 16, 1929). While in Trinidad, February 22, 1929, Gilbert observes, "The Island has quite a population of Indians and they are so much more intelligent looking and of stronger character apparently then the blacks." Entries of hurricane damage to the Islands from the previous year are also recorded. In two entries Miss Gilbert writes, "We went ashore about 3:30 taking our bathing suits. Had to go in large rowboats propelled by negroes. Upon arrival, all took a bus across the island from Frederiksted to Christiansted, 14 miles. The country was rather barren and dreary. There is quite a lot of destruction from the hurricane. The Marines are at Christiansted. In one street as a result of the hurricane a house had collapsed on top of a car, puncturing all the tires." (St. Croix, February 14, 1929)"Went ashore here about 8. From the ship the place looked wrecked from the hurricane and upon landing found that to be true and reconstruction very slow. The streets are dirty, the shops filthy and not much in them." (Basse Terre, Guadeloupe, February 16, 1929)The hurricane referenced was called the San Felipe Segundo Hurricane (1928), one of the deadliest hurricanes in the Atlantic. When the same hurricane hit Florida it was called the Okeechobee hurricane.The contents of the diary also include an autograph and address section with several names and and locations of people Miss Gilbert met during her cruise. Several of the people came from New York City and Boston. A type name card of "Richard E. Dillon" is placed just before the tab section "People I have Met". The name at the top of the page is "Mr. R. E. Dillon - "Boston Rusher". A few original pencil sketches were drawn on the pages. One of the sketches, protected by tissue, is of an unnamed clipper ship. The drawing is signed "S. Moore."

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        The Storm of Steel. From the Diary of a German Storm-Troop Officer on the Western Front. With an Introduction by R. H. Mottram.

      London: Chatto & Windus, 1929 - Octavo. Original red cloth, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. Spine rolled and a little faded. An excellent copy in the lightly rubbed and dulled jacket. First UK edition, first impression of one of the earliest and most unrestrained accounts to be published of the Western Front during the First World War. Originally privately printed in Germany in 1920, this translation is based on the first German trade edition of 1924. "[T]he philosophy of the soldier under fire written with extraordinary zest and power a wonderful story of fortitude and courage, and above all of that sense of duty which alone can carry a man on when all the other martial instincts have been dulled or destroyed by the strain of a war such as the last" (Falls). One of the most influential novels of the Great War. An attractive copy and rare in the dust jacket. Falls p. 209 ** [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Abriss der Logistik mit besonderer Berücksichtigung der Relationstheorie und ihrer Anwednungen. Mit 10 Textabbildungen.

      Wien, J. Springer, 1929. VI + 114 S. Priv. Lwd. späterer Zeit, mit aufgezogener RTitelei. EA. - Schriften zur wissenschaftlichen Weltauffassung, Bd. 2. - R. leicht berieben, leichte Gbrsp. Schönes Expl. - Carnap, (1891 - 1970), wurde als Sohn des Webers Johannes S. Carnap und der Lehrerin Anna, geb. Dörpfeld, geboren. Die Eltern waren tief religiös, gleichzeitig aber sehr tolerant; bewußt praktizierten sie das Christentum als Mittel zur Führung eines guten Lebens. Diese Grundhaltung der Toleranz prägte Carnap für sein Leben, und dies insbesondere dann, als er sich, beeinflußt durch die Schriften Goethes zum Christentum wie auch der Schriften von Ernst Haeckel und Wilhelm Ostwald, vom Christentum abwandte und sich eine teils atheistische und teils agnostische Lebenseinstellung erarbeitete. In der Zeit seines Studiums in Jena und Freiburg/Breisgau 1910-14 schloß er sich der Jugendbewegung an, ohne allerdings deren Tendenz zum Nationalismus mit zu vollziehen. Vielmehr entwickelte er gegen Ende des Ersten Weltkriegs -- den er teils an der Westfront und teils im Militärinstitut in Berlin verbrachte -- ein Konzept eines undogmatischen und insbesondere nichtmarxistischen Sozialismus, genauer: eines auf den Grundsätzen eines politischen Liberalismus beruhenden Konzepts des ökonomischen Sozialismus. Dieses behielt er zeitlebens bei, da er einerseits der Ansicht war, daß das System des Kapitalismus die Menschheit in den wirtschaftlichen und damit auch sozialen Abgrund steuert, und da er sich andererseits ein unbeirrtes Vertrauen in die Fähigkeiten der menschlichen Vernunft bewahrte: Die von einem Höchstmaß an Vernunft geleiteten Entscheidungen auch in den Bereichen des Alltags müssen nach seiner Sicht schließlich im individuellen wie auch im sozialen Bereich die Oberhand über die durch Emotionen und Triebe gesteuerten Entscheidungen haben, eben weil sie -- anders als diese -- die Auswirkungen nüchterner Abschätzung sind und damit letztlich die größere Überzeugungskraft haben ... Nur geduldiges, präzises Arbeiten in kleinen Schritten, Baustein für Baustein sozusagen, ausgeführt durch immer mehr Menschen, die vom Erfolg eines solchen Arbeitens angesprochen werden, führt die Menschheit demnach weiter. Dies gilt dann auch und in besonderem Maß für die Philosophie, die nicht durch neuerliche, Luftschlössern gleichende grandiose Entwürfe, sondern durch minutiöse Kleinarbeit in Gemeinschaft mit Gleichgesinnten vorangebracht und zu einer Wissenschaft entwickelt werden kann; als Instrument dieses Arbeitens benützte er die symbolische Logik, die er in Jena bei Gottlob Frege sowie aus den Schriften von Bertrand Russell kennengelernt hatte. In seinem Buch über die Grundlagen der menschlichen Erfahrungserkenntnis zeigte er beispielhaft, wie ein solcher Weg zu begehen sei. Mit dieser Schrift habilitierte er sich 1926 bei Moritz Schlick in Wien, und er publizierte sie 1928 unter dem Titel Der logische Aufbau der Welt; sie machte ihn mit einem Schlag international bekannt und berühmt. In Wien begründete er mit Schlick und Neurath eine Diskussionsrunde, die unter dem Namen \"Wiener Kreis\" bekannt wurde und die seit 1930, zusammen mit dem \"Berliner Kreis\" unter Hans Reichenbach, die Zeitschrift \"Erkenntnis\" als Organ dieser neuen, eine Einheitswissenschaft anstrebenden philosophischen Richtung herausgab. 1931 wurde Carnap auf den Lehrstuhl für Naturphilosophie an der Deutschen Univ. in Prag berufen; in den Jahren danach besuchten ihn namhafte junge Wissenschaftler aus der angelsächsischen Geisteswelt, unter ihnen insbesondere Willard Van Quine von Harvard und Charles W. Morris aus Chicago. Da sich in den Jahren danach an dieser Deutschen Univ. der Nationalsozialismus zunehmend ausbreitete und die liberalen Strömungen unterdrückte, nahm er 1936 einen Ruf an die University of Chicago an und erhielt 1941 die Staatsbürgerschaft der USA. In Chicago gab er, nach dem durch den Krieg bedingten Ende der Zeitschrift \"Erkenntnis\", zusammen mit Morris und Neurath die Serie International Encyclopedia of Unified Science heraus, als erneuter Versuch, den exakten Philosophien eine publizistische Plattform zu verschaffen. Ganz im Sinn seiner philosophischen Offenheit verfaßte er 1934 das zweite Hauptwerk Logische Syntax der Sprache, in dem er sein berühmtes Toleranzprinzip propagierte. Dieselbe Offenheit führte ihn insbesondere in den Jahren 1932-36 dazu, das Erstlingswerk von Karl R. Popper gegen die vehemente Kritik seiner Freunde zu verteidigen und zu fördern, obgleich dessen Vorstellungen eines wissenschaftlichen Skeptizismus nicht zu seinem letztlich optimistischen Weltbild paßten. Seine Übernahme eines geläuterten Wahrheitsbegriffs von Alfred Tarski führte seit 1940 zum Zerwürfnis mit Neurath, der in Carnaps präzisem Verfahren nicht ein zusätzliches intellektuelles Instrument sehen konnte, sondern einen Rückfall in finstere Metaphysik vermutete. Er konzipierte und entwickelte damals auch die induktive Logik als das System induktiver Methoden und vervollständigte diese Arbeiten seit 1954 in Los Angeles, wo er die Nachfolge des dort verstorbenen Reichenbach antrat. (DBE) Versand D: 7,00 EUR Philosophie

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        Believe It Or Not!

      "Truth is Stranger than Fiction" Rare First London Edition in Dust JacketRIPLEY, Robert L.. Believe It Or Not! A Modern Book of Wonders, Miracles, Freaks, Monstrosities and almost-Impossibilities, Written, Illustrated and Proved by Robert L. Ripley, or Rip'... London: Stanley Paul & Co. (1928) Ltd., [1929].First London edition, first printing with no mention of later printing on verso of title-page. Octavo (8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches; 216 x 140 mm). [4], 9-189 pp. Complete. In publisher's dust jacket. This edition is very rare. We could find no copies of this London edition at auction in the past 50 years and only one copy at a library.Publisher's full green cloth. Front board and spine lettered in red ink. Previous ownership inscription dated Nov. 1929 on front free endpaper. In publisher's pictorial dust jacket. Jacket a bit toned and lightly rubbed at folds. A few tiny closed tears along edges of back panel. Overall an about fine copy."Ripley, Robert LeRoy (26 Dec. 1893-27 May 1949), cartoonist and creator of the newspaper feature "Believe-It-or-Not,"... in 1923, Ripley started drawing the feature for the Evening Post. In 1929 a book-length selection of his drawings and sketches published by Simon and Schuster was so quickly and widely a bestseller that William Randolph Hearst directed his King Features Syndicate to immediately sign up Ripley for national distribution. Ripley began, as he said, "drawing real oddities from the whole world...Ripley's syndicated cartoon feature was published in 326 papers, in thirty-eight countries, and in seventeen languages. By the late 1930s he had a net annual income of $500,000." (American Dictionary of National Biography).HBS 67859.$1,500

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        A Room of One's Own

      London: The Hogarth Press, 1929. A first edition, first printing published by The Hogarth Press in 1929. A fine book without inscriptions in a dust wrapper with a professional repair to the head of the spine (visible internally) and to one closed tear to the rear panel. Some wear and nicks here and there. Rare and complete with the original Hogarth Press advert.

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