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        Sechs Radierungen zu Dostojewski\'s Raskolnikow(\"). Die Mappe wurde vom Kupferdrucker Anton Emmer unter Aufsicht des Künstlers in einer einmaligen Auflage von hundertfünfzig - von Arthur Paunzen numerierten und signierten Exemplaren hergestellt.

      Edit. Lányi, Wien, 1929. Mpw. mit 6 Blättern. Radierungen auf leicht getöntem, festen Büttenkarton. 44x35 cm (Mappe); 42x31 cm (Grafik und Textblätter). Impressum und jede Grafik signiert. Inet / Wikipedia (engl.) // Th.-Becker // Mappenwerk, Ex. 113/150 // Wien 1890–1940 Isle of Man. -Die Mappe leicht angestaubt, das Papier der Grafik leicht nachgedunkelt - insgesamt in sehr guter Erhaltung! -Selten! Versand D: 6,50 EUR Mappenwerke, Literarische Grafik, Musische Grafik

      [Bookseller: Kunstantiquariat Rolf Brehmer]
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        A Room of One's Own

      London: The Hogarth Press, 1929. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition, first printing. About Near Fine. Cloth sharp, very faintly faded at spine, corners slightly pushed in. Offsetting to end sheets, small previous owner book plate to front paste down and small inked name to rear gutter. Light, small staining to rear free end paper, last several pages, several sporadic pages sporadically and edge of page block. A lovely copy of this collection of essays, with the title essay arguing that a woman cannot write fiction without money and a room of her own. A very nice copy, lacking the dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Leaves From A Missionary’s Notebook (Vellum Copy)

      The true First Printing published by Secker and Warburg in 1929. This is number 1 of one hundred and twenty five copies specially printed on vellum paper each numbered and signed by the author. Interestingly although this copy is numbered '1' , it appears to be unsigned. The BOOK is in Very Good++ or better condition. Light pushing at the spine ends with a little fraying at the lower spine tip. Light soiling to the boards. Gilt titling remains bright. Light spotting and a few minor marks to the end-papers. Mild toning to the text-block and page edges. Free from inscriptions and erasures. Fascimile handwriting and illustrations throughout, by the author. Seen as a risqué publication when it first appeared, this "comical fantasia" [Tennant's own words] is a rather camp tale of the Rev Littlejohn and two lady companions who embark on a missionary expedition to the deepest jungle. Tennant was a British socialite known for his decadent lifestyle. He was called 'the brightest' of the 'Bright Young People'. A very nice copy of a scarce title. Ashton Rare Books welcomes direct contact.

      [Bookseller: Ashton Rare Books ABA PBFA]
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        WHITE BUILDINGS: Poems by Hart Crane. With a Foreword by Allen Tate

      Horace Liveright, 1929.. 1929.. Very good. - Octavo, decorative black & tan paper covered boards backed with black cloth & titled in gilt on the spine in a dust wrapper. The boards are lightly bumped with their edges slightly darkened and the head & tail of the spine are slightly chipped. The panels of the dust jacket are a bit soiled around the edges & its spine is slightly sunned with minor chipping to the head & tail. xix & 58 pages. There is a tiny piece out of the bottom corner of 1 rear blank & there is a bookseller's small label on the rear pastedown. Very good. <p>Second printing of the poet's first book, published in an edition of 250 copies. [The first printing was 500 copies].

      [Bookseller: Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.]
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        When We Were Very Young; Winne-The-Pooh; Now We are Six; The House at Pooh Corner - 4 Volume Matching Set - Leather- Early Editions

      London: Methuen & Co Ltd, 1929. When We Were Very Young, twentieth edition, 1930, 100pp. Winnie-The-Pooh, tenth edition, 1930, 158pp. . Now We Are Six, fifth edition, 1929,103pp. The House at Pooh Corner, third edition, 1929, 178pp. Uniform bindings with orange-brown leather covers, embossed hexagonal design surrounding AAM to front covers, gilt illustrations and titles to spines, gilt page edges, illustrated pastel endpapers. Light wear to spine ends, very minor scuff marks to covers, minor toning to endpapers, otherwise in very good condition. Best to look at the images to appreciate this very special collection, just beautiful.. Full-Leather. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Ernest H Shepard. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

      [Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd]
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        Paleface

      London: Chatto & Windus, 1929. First edition, first impression. Not Set. Octavo. Original quarter white cloth, black cloth boards, titles to spine in black. With the spectacular Lewis-designed pictorial dust jacket An exceptionally nice copy in the dust jacket with a single short closed tear. Very uncommon in this condition

      [Bookseller: Blakeney Griffin Booksellers Ltd]
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        Lebens-Beschreibung des Herrn Gözens von Berlichingen.

      München 1929 - München 1929. 4°. 4 Bl., 121 S., 3 Bl., OInterimspappbd. mit Kleister-Überzugspapier (Rücken gering verblaßt, Kopfkapital etw. bestoßen). Sonst tadelloses, überwiegend unaufgeschnittenes Exemplar im (stellenw. verblaßten) Schuber. Einer der seltensten Bände der Presse. Rodenberg 534.29. Schauer II.21. * Eins von 150 in der Presse numer. Exemplaren. Satz des Textes nach typographischer Anordnung von F.H. Ehmcke aus der Ehmcke-Fraktur. Mit zahlr. in Rot gedruckten Holzschnitt-Initialen von Anna Simons. Handdruck auf handgeschöpftes Bütten mit dem Wasserzeichen der Presse. - Die schönste Ausgabe dieser Autobiographie in Form eines Ritterromans, die der Reichsritter Götz im Alter von etwa 80 Jahren, halb erblindet, zu Diktat gegeben hat.

      [Bookseller: ANTIQUARIAT MATTHIAS LOIDL]
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        Le drageoir aux épices.

      Les Graveurs Modernes 1929 - . In-4 en feuilles. Etui-chemise cartonné. Texte de J.-K. Huysmans. 1/125 ex. num. sur vélin de Rives contenant l'état définitif des 54 eaux-fortes gravées par Auguste Brouet. On joint 4 eaux-fortes " Libres ". [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Les Autodidactes - Aichelbaum]
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        Aminula

      Faber & Faber Ltd, London 1929 - Aminula signed limited edition by Thomas Stearns Eliot Limited edition 277/400 on hand made paper, Faber & Faber Ltd, London, 1929, This lovely poem, Aminula, is illustrated with two classic woodcarvings  by Gertrude Hermes (1901¿83). It is in very good condition. Yellow boards with gilt lettering on the upper board. Lightly soiled and rubbed covers. Uncut edges of the content pages. Bright and clean illustration and pages within the book. Slim 8vo Large paper copy. The poem was part of the Ariel series of poems which also included Eliot's poem A Song for Simon  published in 1928. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rare And Antique Books PBFA]
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        The Shakespeare Head Edition of

      Stratford Upon Avonand Oxford - Shakespeare Head Press, Basil Blackwell, 1929 Book. VERY GOOD INDEED. Hardcover. A selection of works by Victorian novelist Anthony Trollope. The works present are as follows:The WardenFramley Parsonage I and IIDoctor ThorneThe Last Chronicle of Barset I, II, III and IVThe Small House at Allington I and II. Barchester Tower I and IIAutobiographyLetter addressed to Mr Addison is loosely inserted to volume I of Barchester Towers. The letter is dated 1941 and discusses Anthony Trollope. This set is a limited edition, of five hundred and twenty five copies printed, 500 were for sale. Complete in fourteenvolumes. Anthony Trollope's bestknown series were his Chronicles of Barsetshire. Thematicallyhis work discuss political, social and genderissues as well as othertopical matters. Condition: In original green cloth with gilt stamping to spines. Externally, very smart with minor bumping to the head and tail of spine and to extremities. Small patches of damp staining to the boards of several volumes, particularly at the extremities. Small amount of rubbing to the head and tail of spines. Letter to prior owner looselyinserted tovolume I of Barchester Towers. Internally,all volumes are firmly bound. Some offsetting from endpapers. Pages aregenerally bright with scatteredspots to the first and last few pages. The odd spot throughout. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED..

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        Death of a Hero

      London: Chatto & Windus, 1929. First UK edition, first impression. Not Set. Octavo. Original black cloth, titles to spine gilt. With the Paul Nash designed dust jacket Some minor spotting but an excellent copy in the unusually fresh dust jacket. Signed by Aldington on the front free endpaper and very uncommon thus. The author's major work of fiction - a novel of the Great War which he wrote in a single fluent outpouring

      [Bookseller: Blakeney Griffin Booksellers Ltd]
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        Poets, Farewell!

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1929. First edition. Fine in a lightly rubbed dust jacket with a couple of small chips and short edge-tears, one abrasion to spine.. 8vo, cloth-backed boards. Wilson's first book of poetry.

      [Bookseller: Locus Solus Rare Books]
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        Moonchild

      London: Mandrake Press,, 1929. First edition, first impression. Not Set. Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to spine gilt. With the Beresford Egan dust jacket Mild mottling to boards at fore edges, partial browning to endpapers, an excellent copy in the somewhat frayed and little tanned dust jacket with minor loss at the top of the spine panel and at one fold.

      [Bookseller: Blakeney Griffin Booksellers Ltd]
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        BIARRITZ CHIBERTA Le golf les villas

      PARIS 1929 - Etablissements Loubok, Paris, 1929. Ouvrage publicitaire art déco concernant le golf de Chiberta. 28 p. f. gd. in-4 (290 mm x 395 mm). 990g. Intérieur en bon état malgré des rousseurs, magnifiques pages de garde de style art déco (voir photo) en couleurs et argenté, les hors-texte et dessins ont été exécutés par Dobouzinski, l'ensemble est tiré sur vélin d'Arches épais. Cartonnage éditeur avec jaquette illustrée, (jaquette en état d'usage avec manques au bas du dos). Très rare exemplaire. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Les Propylées]
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        Mohyla Dr. Mr.R. Stefanika na Bradle.

      Prague: State nakladatelstvo 1929 - Folio, cloth, 72pp. Jurkovic was the preeminent Slovak architect from the Secessionist period through the immediate post (2d) war building design. This is a monument to Dr. Milan Stefanik (1889-1929), astronomer and military leader who was a founder of the First Republic of Czechoslovakia with Tomas Masaryk. Stefanik died in a tragic airplane crash in the mountains of Slovakia at an early age, and Jurkovic was inspired to construct this remarkable edifice in the highlands at the crash site quite soon after Stefanik's death to commemorate his contribution to the new country. Du&#154;an Jurkovic (1868-1947) was a great Slovak architect working from the turn of the century through all the modernist movements that occurred in Czechoslovakia. He evolved a very individual, rustic Slovak style for which he was highly acclaimed, somewhat parallel to the Zakopane style of Stanislaw Witkiewicz the elder in Poland. Later he moved into Czech Functionalism with an equal success. Many photos and plans, color plate. Text in Slovak. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Michael Fagan Fine Art & Rare Books]
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        Paleface : The Philosophy Of The Melting Pot

      The First UK Printing published by Chatto and Windus in 1929. The BOOK is in Very Good++ condition. Some light toning to spine ends. Lower corners and edge of upper board bumped with minor spotting to the edge of the text-block. Page edges lightly toned. Free from inscriptions and erasures. The Correct first issue fragile paper WRAPPER is complete and is in Very Good++ or better condition. Lightly rubbed in places with tanning and small chips to the spine ends. Some creasing to the front flap. The author's wrapper design looks very striking in the removable Brodart archival cover. A literary analysis of race relations which is an enlarged version of an essay originally published in Lewis' magazine 'The Enemy'. A very scarce title. Ashton Rare Books welcomes direct contact.

      [Bookseller: Ashton Rare Books ABA PBFA]
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        Les Séductions italiennes

      121 pp., 20 pl. h.t Paris, 1929, in-4, 121 pp, 20 pl. h.t, demi-chagrin bleu, dorure et décors, dos lisse décoré, tranche supérieure dorée, emboîtage (signé Franz), Édition originale. Tirage unique limité à 500 exemplaires sur vélin teinté de cuve (n°74), illustrés de 20 aquarelles représentant des paysages italiens, contrecollées et bordées en or de Paul-Emile Colin. Couvertures d'origine conservées, ouvrage élégamment relié par Franz. Bel exemplaire en dépit de menus accidents au dos et sur l'emboîtage.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Alain Brieux]
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        Nouveau manuel complet du marqueteur du tabletier et de l'ivoirier contenant le travail de l'ivoire, du celluloïd, de l'os, de la corne, de la baleine, de la nacre, de l'ambre, de l'écaille, etc

      [4]-428 pp. Paris, Roret, 1929, in-8, [4]-428 pp, demi basane rouge moderne, dos à faux nerfs [Montécot], Cachet ancien de la manufacture d'armes et cycles de St-Etienne (Loire). Couvertures conservées. Bon état.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Alain Brieux]
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        Der babylonische Talmud. Mit Einschluss der vollstaendigen Misnah. Herausgeben nach der ersten, zensurfreien Bombergschen Ausgabe (Venedig 1520-23), nebst Varianten de Spaeteren, von S. Lorja, J. Berlin, J. Sirkes u. a. a. revidirten Ausgaben und der Muenchener Talmudhandschrift, moeglichst sinn- und wortgetreu uebersetzt und mit kurzen Anmerkungen versehen.

      Bde. 1-8 (v. 9). gr.-4. HLdr.-Bde. d. Zt. m. goldgeprägt. Rückentit. Gelenke tlw. gelockert. Insges. gut erhalten. EA. Jüd. Lexikon V, 855 Freimann 130 - Monumentales Werk in der ersten Ausgabe von Goldschmidt mit dem revid. hebräischen Text. Im Gegensatz zur 2. Goldschmidtschen Ausgabe, die ab 1929 ohne den hebräischen Urtext erschien. - Lazarus Goldschmidt (eig. Elieser ben Gabriel, 1871 in Plungiany, Litauen - 1950 in London), bedeutender Orientalist und Judaist veröffentlichte diese bis heute maßgebliche deutsche Fassung des Babylonischen Talmud. - Bd. 1: Berakhothj, Misnah, Zeraim, Sabbath. Lpz., Harrassowitz 1906. LX, 728 (2) S. Bd. 2: Erubin, Pesahim, Joma. Bln., Calvary 1901. XXXI, 1042 S. Bd. 3: Sukkah, Ros-Hasanah, Tanith, Megilla, Moed-Qatan, Hagiga, Seqalim. Ebda. 1903. XXII, 901 (3) S. Bd. 4: Jammuth, Kethuboth, Nedarim. Lpz., Harrassowitz 1922. 1020 S. Bd. 5: Nazir, Sota, Gittin, Qiddusin. Bln. u. Wien, Harz 1925. XXXVIII, 1008 (2) S. Bd. 6: Baba Qamma, Baba Mecia, Baba Bathra. Lpz., Harrassowitz 1906. XLIV, 1419 S. Bd. 7: Synhedrin, Makkoth, Sebuoth, Aboda-Zara, Horajoth, Edijoth, Aboth. Bln., Calvary 1903. XXXI, 1193 S. Bd. 8: Zebahim, Menahoth, Holin. Lpz., Harrassowitz 1909. XXXVI, 1284 S. - Der letzte, neunte Band erschien erst 1935 (Haag, Nijhoff).

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Burgverlag]
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        The Sound and the Fury

      Jonathan Cape & Harrison Smith 1929 - First edition, first printing. Very Good. Black and white art decco style boards with pattern repeated on end sheets. Light shelf lean, light edge wear, light foxing to spine cloth and light wear to spine ends. Front and rear inner hinges slightly exposed, previous owner bookplate to front paste down. First edition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        L'art cubiste

      - Charles Moreau, Paris 1929, 21x27,5cm, broché. - Prima edizione, una delle copie numerate. Libro illustrato con 48 tavole incastonate con 12 stencil. guardie leggermente e completamente ombreggiati senza gravità, bella copia. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des exemplaires numérotés. Ouvrage illustré de 48 planches hors-texte dont 12 au pochoir. Gardes légèrement et intégralement ombrées sans gravité, agréable exemplaire.  

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        JOLLY JUNGLE JINGLES

      - VOLLAND. JOLLY JUNGLE JINGLES by Ottlile Amend. Joliet: Volland (1929). Large oblong 4to (11 3/4 x 9 3/8"), cloth backed pictorial boards, FINE IN ORIGINAL BOX (color unevenly faded). One of Volland's scarce large format books, this is beautifully illustrated with bold full color drawings on every page by ELEANORE BARTE. Really nice, rare in box. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Aleph-Bet Books, Inc. - ABAA]
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        The S. S. Van Dine Detective Library (The Sign of Four; The Big Bow Mystery; The House of the Arrow; The Rasp; The Cask)

      Charles Scribner's Sons New York 1929 - First Edition Thus. Original black art-deco cloth, in original printed dustjackets. Four of the six original volumes of the S. S. Van Dine Detective Library series. Virtually unknown in dustjackets. An oddity. Near Fine volumes in Very Good dustjackets, some with mild chipping. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Babylon Revisited Rare Books]
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        Ulysse

      - La maison des amis des livres, Paris 1929, 18x23,5cm, broché. - Prima edizione della traduzione francese pienamente recensione da Valéry Larbaud, un ex numerata su Alfa 1045. Leggermente indietro insolated, altrimenti multa copia. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale de la traduction française entièrement revue par Valéry Larbaud, un des 1045 ex numérotés sur alfa. Dos légèrement insolé, sinon bel exemplaire.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Selected Poems Lyrical and Narrative. [Collects works published between 1889 and 1928]. THE 1929 'POEMS' IN RICKETTS CLOTH WITH ERRATUM SLIP

      Macmillan, 1929. 8vo., First Edition, with engraved title-vignette, small neat contemporary signature on front paste-down; blue cloth, upper board blocked in blind to an elaborate art deco design BY RICKETTS, backstrip blocked and lettered in gilt, gilt top, plain endpapers, a remarkably bright, fresh, crisp copy. 1500 COPIES WERE PRINTED. THE SEPARATELY PRINTED ERRATUM SLIP, OFTEN MISSING, IS MOUNTED FACING B1. The portrait of the author is by Sargent; the art deco binding by Charles Ricketts. EXTREMELY SCARCE IN THIS CONDITION. Wade 165.

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        The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes

      John Murray, London, 1929,. FIRST EDITION. Octavo, pps.320. Elegantly hand-bound in full red oasis morocco, spine gilt-lettered in six compartments with raised bands, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt, original covers bound in at rear. Trivial spotting, otherwise clean within; externally fine. A pleasing copy in an attractive recent leather binding. The last of the original Sherlock Holmes books; a collection of 12 cases for the great detective.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        The Middle Parts of Fortune. Somme & Ancre 1916. 520 COPIES WERE PRINTED

      Piazza Press, issued to subscribers by Peter Davies,, 1929. 2 vols., sm. 8vo., First Edition, on hand-made paper; original brown buckram, gilt tops, uncut, marbled endpapers, a very good, bright, clean copy in archival film wrappers. EDITION LIMITED TO 520 COPIES. Very nice copy of Frederic Manning's masterpiece, published anonymously (as was the expurgated version 'Her Privates We' a year later). The frankness and detail of the story was praised by many of those who shared Manning's front line experiences (including Lawrence and Sassoon) and the work as a whole found favour with men of letters, among them Hemingway and Bennett. Today the work is recognised as the finest novel to emerge from the Great War, and one of the very finest in the literature of warfare. RARE.

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        Collection of Lotos Club Menus

      New York, 1929. Fourteen souvenir menus, varying sizes approximately 40 x 30 cm. A collection of menus from the Lotos Club State Dinners. Printed recto only and primarily in sepia and black wash tones with hand colored detail. The Lotos Club, one of the oldest literary clubs in the country, was founded in 1870 by a group of young writers, journalists, and critics. Named for the Tennyson poem "The Lotos Eaters", Mark Twain was an early member of the social club. In 1872 the club started the tradition of hosting elaborate dinners for distinguished figures, called State Dinners. This collection features State Dinner menus to honor, among others, Charles M. Schwab, Andrew W. Mellon, playwright and author Booth Tarkington, operatic tenor Enrico Caruso, philosopher, diplomat, and educator Nicholas Murray Butler, German aristocrat Herr Friedrich Wilhelm von Prittwitz und Gaffron, and President of the Executive Council of the Irish Free State William Thomas Cosgrave. Each event has a specifically designed menu, integrating information and iconography related to the honorand. The menus in this collection are designed by artists J. Campbell Phillips, C.J. Hayes, and Charles Sindelar. Food items are simple and reflect contemporary style. Regional assignations are used throughout, for example Long Island Brook Trout and Huitres Buzzards Bays. There are some thematic food items as well, for example emphasizing a national cuisine of the evening's distinguished figure. This collections demonstrates, in just fourteen menus, the breadth and range of State Dinners offered at the Lotos Club and beyond that illustrates not only what they were eating, but what they were doing and with whom they were doing it. Condition varies, some very good though most suffer discoloration and foxing with some edgewear and just good. Most signed by the evening's honorand. 1. William Wallace Walker. February 16, 1910. 27 x 51 cm. Illustrated with tracing paper overlay which is also illustrated and printed. Signed by seventeen attendees. Includes club's motto: "In the afternoon they came unto a land In which it seemed always afternoon". 2. Nicholas Murray Butler. April 17, 1915. 38 x 27.5 cm. Black tones. 3. Enrico Caruso. February 5, 1916. 43 x 30.5 cm. Printed in blue tones. Signed. 4. Booth Tarkington. November 25, 1916. 40.5 x 30 cm. Printed in black tones. 5. Charles M. Schwab. December 21, 1916. 38 x 29.5 cm. Printed in black tones. 6. Major General Leonard Wood. February 10, 1917. 41.5 x 28 cm. Printed in blue tones. 7. Nicholas Murray Butler. April 14, 1923. 31 x 41.5 cm. Black tones. Signed. 8. David Floyd George. November 1, 1923. 39 x 33 cm. Sepia toned. 9. Sir Esme William Howard. April 9, 1924. 42 x 33 cm. Brown tones. 10. Andrew W. Mellon. February 6, 1926. 45 x 33.5 cm. Sepia toned. Signed. With sketch and inscription "To my friend Dr. Martin Tracy - J. Campbell Phillips". 11. William Thomas Cosgrave, President of the Executive Council of the Irish Free State. February 2, 1928. 40.5 x 31 cm. Printed in blue with full color details. Signed. 12. Fridiof Nansen, Scientist, Explorer, Statesman. January 26, 1929. 36 x 26.2 cm. Printed in blue, red, and yellow. In blue tri-fold portfolio (42 x 31.5) with silver-printed monogram. Signed. 13. Herr Friedrich Wilhelm von Prittwitz und Gaffron. December 17, 1929. 37 x 26 cm. Printed in blue with full color details. In orange tri-fold portfolio (43 x 30.5 cm) with black-printed German seal. ADD THAI MENU.

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        Port de Douarnenez".

      1929 - Gouache sur papier, signée et datée en bas à droite, 1929, 27.1 x 36.2 cm. Renée JULLIEN (1903-1999) peintre, Graveur et Sculpteur. Elle reçut à l'âge de 20 ans le second Grand Prix de Rome. Grâce à une bourse elle partit à la découverte de la Chine et de l'Indochine. Sociétaire du Salon National des Beaux-Arts et de la Société de France d'Outremer elle découvrit l'Afrique Centrale dont elle rapporta de nombreuses oeuvres. Vue plongeante sur le port de Douarnenez où l'effervescence de ce grand port de pêche et de plaisance s'exprime dans la multitude de voiles et les allées et venues de bateaux de toutes tailles. Oeuvre originale

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        Handschriftliche Postkarte. 10 Zeile. Datiert 17. Juli 26. An Willem de Witt. (Berlin-Mariendorf, Kurfürstenstraße 92). Gestempelte Adresse "Erich Mühsam, Charlottenburg Am Lützow 10 Fernspreche Wilhelm 1686". Gestempelt Charlottenburg und Berlin, Rohrpost. Teilt an den Lieben Genossen de Witt mit, daß er und Zensl ihren Besuch verschieben müssen, da er "zu einer für uns geschäftlich existenzwichtigen unaufschiebbaren Besprechung nach Zehlendorf hinauffahren müssen". ... Herzliche Grüße auf Wiedersehen Erich Mühsam & Frau".

      Willem de Witt war ein niederländischer Ingenieur, der 1929 nach Moskau ging und dort im Rahmen der stalinistischen Säuberungen deportiert und ermordet wurde. ISBN 3882200413( ZUZÜGLICH VERSANDKOSTEN )

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Magister Tinius]
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        MY WHIRLIGIG FAIR BOOK

      - MOVEABLE. (VOLLAND) MY WHIRLIGIG FAIR BOOK by Ruth Stemm Morgan. Minnapolis: Gordon VOLLAND (Buzza), 1929. Folio (11 x 12 3/8"), cloth backed pictorial boards, slight bit of cover fading, else near Fine. Each page is completely and brightly illustrated in typical Volland colors in a style identical to Janet Laura Scott's or Gertrude Kay's. There are 8 moveable pages operated with notched wheels with GEAR MECHANISMS so that turning one wheel causes another wheel to turn and 2 pieces move. This is an unusual mechanism and a rare Volland book. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Aleph-Bet Books, Inc. - ABAA]
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        Human Biology, a record of research - Volume/Band 1 - 28, 30 - 59 (Volume 29 missing // Band 29 fehlt)

      Baltimore, The John Hopkins Press, 1929 - Bei den angebotenen Büchern handelt es sich um ausgetragene Bibliotheksexemplare, Gebrauchsspuren können vorhanden sein, Band 29 fehlt, Volume 29 missing Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 60000 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Monumenta Italiae Cartographica, Riproduzioni di carte generali e regionali d italia dal secolo XIV al XVII

      Firenze, Coi tipi dell Istituto Geografico Militare, 1929 - 75 S. + Bildteil (ca 80 Tafeln) / Einband berieben u. bestaubt, Kanten etw. bestoßen, L018 *.* Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 5000

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        "The Maltese Falcon": The third of five parts in Black Mask, November 1929

      New York: Pro-Distributors Publishing Company, 1929. First appearance of the Dashiell Hammett novel, (part 3 of 5 parts), "The Maltese Falcon," in the November 1929 issue of the Black Mask pulp magazine. The five parts were collected and published as a novel by Alfred A. Knopf in 1930. The turning point in Hammett's career. The author stuck exclusively with Continental Op stories (and longer Op stories in parts, including "Red Harvest" and "The Dain Curse"). But the success of "The Maltese Falcon" in Black Mask and especially as a novel, led to a new level of popularity for both Hammett and the pulp magazine that defined him. Also featured in this issue is a short story by noted hardboiled writer Frederick Nebel, "Hell-Smoke." Good only in wrappers. Spine panel is missing entirely, some chips at the wrapper extremities, and a few repairs (though no restoration). An acceptable copy overall.

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        Autograph draft of poem written for Willi and Margarete Lebach

      Dusseldorf, 1929. Einstein, Albert (1879-1955). Autograph draft of an untitled poem in German, written to Willibald and Margarete Lebach. 1 sheet, on verso of a typed letter signed to Einstein from German humorist Emil Schröder (1896-1977) dated 18 April 1929. Düsseldorf, [after 18 April] 1929 (dated in pencil by Einstein’s secretary, Helen Dukas, in the top margin). Creased where previously folded, margins a bit frayed and chipped, but very good. Einstein had a gift for impromptu light verse, as is shown in this poem written to thank his friends Willi and Margarete (Grete) Lebach for their hospitality when he attended a conference of the German Physical Society in Düsseldorf in 1929. The poem dates from around the time that Einstein and Margarete Lebach became lovers, a relationship that appears to have lasted until Einstein left Germany permanently in 1933. In the early 1930s Margarete visited Einstein weekly, bringing home-baked pastries to placate Einstein’s jealous wife, Elsa, who would always leave the house to go shopping in Berlin on the days that Margarete was with her husband. The poem can be translated as follows: When you are in trouble When you are a burden to yourself When your heart feels empty and desolate When life weighs heavily on you There is still help for you: Move quickly to the Lebach’s house There good spirits rise again There you’ll like life again. Here rules with clever precision Wilhelm’s latest soldier Who for Germany’s good fortune Conducts his elevated politics But the housewife sweet and gentle Like an early Madonna painting Radiating joy and peace Happy to whom this house belongs. Next to the poem, in what may be Margarete Lebach’s hand, is a penciled inscription in German, which can be translated as: “You can have so much beauty in you / That the others around you are beggars.” Einstein wrote his poem on the back of a letter sent to him by Emil Schröder, a minor German writer and humorist, who had enclosed his own dialect poem (not present) to Einstein. Einstein appears not to have thought much of Schröder’s poem, writing “Versuche nie /Frau Poesie” (Leave Lady Poetry alone) on the letter’s verso. Hoffman, Einstein’s Berlin: In the Footsteps of a Genius, p. 153.

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        La Chute de la maison Usher.

      In-8 gr., 80 pp., (6 ff.), leg. d'amatore pieno marocchino senape con titolo impresso a secco al dorso. In fine è conservato il vecchio dorso in brossura. Edizione illustrata da 10 acqueforti originali di Alexandre Alexeïeff (delle quali 8 fuori testo). Tiratura limitata di 365 esemplari, il presente è il num 81 impresso su vélin blanc à la cuve B.K.F. des papeteries de Rives. La traduzione è di Charles Baudelaire. Poe ed il romanzo gotico rappresenteranno per Baudelaire una potente influenza, che risulterà evidente in molti dei componimenti de "I fiori del male". Alexeïeff regista del cinema di animazione, incisore e illustratore russo, (1901-1982), durante il lungo periodo parigino si dedicò all'illustrazione di edizioni pregiate di opere 1929 - La Chute de la maison Usher. Traduction de Ch. Baudelaire. Gravures de Alexeïeff. Paris, Orion, (1929). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Fleur-de-Neige et d'Autres Contes de Grimm

      Paris: L'Édition d'Art, 1929. Limited edition. Softcover. g to vg. 1/2000. Large quarto (11 3/4 x 9 1/4"). 117, [3]pp. Original illustrated dust-jacket over blind wrappers. Red and black-lettered title page within decorative frame. Decorative head-, tailpieces and initials. Book housed in its original green cloth lined slipcase. &#11;&#11;Illustrated with twelve striking tissue-guarded mounted plates in full color, "Fleur-de-Neige et d'Autres Contes de Grimm" is a celebrated collection of twelve folktales by the brothers Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm, who spent their lives collecting and publishing folklore during the 19th century. &#11;&#11;Kay Nielsen's fantasy illustrations are bold, and vibrant - often reproduced by a 4-color process which set him apart from his contemporaries who typically used a 3-color process. His art is characterized by long, swooping lines, open spaces and a certain macabre quality and his ephemeral illustrations are intricately inventive, flirting with implausibility. &#11;&#11;One of 2,000 numbered copies, of which this is No. 794.&#11;&#11;Some foxing to slipcase. Minor rubbing to head and tail of spine. Text in French. Slipcase in overall good, dust-jacket and blind wrappers in good+, interior in very good condition.

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        Proceedings of the International Congress of Plant Sciences volume 1 and 2

      GEORGE BANTA, MENASHA, WISCONSIN 1929 - Proceedings of the Internationl Congress of Plant Sciences, Ithaca, New York - August 16-23, 1926 edited by BM Duggar, volume one 290 pages, volume two 297 pages, green hardcover with minor shelf wear, gold gilt title on the spine, illustrated DATE PUBLISHED: 1929 EDITION: [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Jahrbuch '66.

      Breit 4. 38 Blatt. OBr in OTransparentumschlag. Eines von 100 numerierten Exemplaren, mit den 14 Originalgraphiken, jeweils von den Künstlern signiert: Karl Otto Götz, Axel Knopp, Peter Brüning (1929-1960), Gerd Hanebeck, Werner Schreib, Wolff Buchholz, Gernot Bubenik, Pitt Moog, H.P. Alvermann, Manfred Garstka, Kano Nishio, Walter Stöhrer, Lothar Fischer, Johannes Schreiter. Texte von Timm Ulrichs, Kay Hoff, Horst Bingel, Aue, Ernst Jandl, S.D. Sauerbier, Dieter Hülsmanns, Rolf Dieter Brinkmann, Jiri Kolar (Übersetzt von Konrad Balder Schäuffelen) u.a. Herstellerisch vorbildliches Werk, vornehm gedruckt in magerer Helvetica. Schönes Exemplar.

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