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        Magick in Theory and Practice

      [Paris]: [Lecram Press], 1929. First Hardcover Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. ?Published for Subscribers Only? printed at bottom of the title page. First hardcover edition. Tall octavo. Bound in publisher?s maroon buckram cloth with gilt titles to spine. ?Subscriber?s Edition? stated on bottom of spine. xxxiv, 436 pages. No dust jacket. Top edge gilt. Here is Crowley?s famous work describing his personal system of ceremonial magick, and written as he intended it to be read. The book was first issued in in four installments in wrappers. The book was then issued the same year as a single hardcover volume (here offered) as a subscriber?s edition. There was a second state subscriber?s edition which was issued after which included a color plate. One small bump to lower front corner, slightest hint of fading to spine, small name and date (1938) to upper left of front paste down, front and rear fly-leaves are age-toned. Otherwise this is a near fine copy.

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        Rose des vents

      Au sans pareil, 1929. - Au sans pareil, Paris 1929, 13x19,5cm, broché. - Prima edizione, a 1000 copie numerate su Alfa pareggio solo con il Giappone il 9 e il 31 l'Olanda. Incredibile autografo datato e firmato dall'autore "Laurent Tailhade segno della mia ammirazione." Libro illustrato con 4 disegni di Marc Chagall. Due lacrime bloccato torna nella parte superiore e inferiore di una mascella, schiena e leggermente piatta e marginalmente come generalmente insolated. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 1000 exemplaires numérotés sur alfa, seul tirage avec 9 Japon et 31 Hollande. Etonnant envoi autographe daté et signé de Philippe Soupault " A Laurent Tailhade en témoignage de mon admiration." Ouvrage illustré de 4 dessins de Marc Chagall. Deux déchirures recollées en tête et en pied d'un mors, dos et plats légèrement et marginalement insolés comme généralement.

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        Six hymns of HOMER. The English Translation by Percy Bysshe Shelley facing the original Greek.

      (Maastricht), The Halcyon Press, 1929. Gedrukt in 481 genummerde exemplaren. 2 delen in een luxueuze doos van halfmarokijn met gemarmerd karton (Binderij Phoenix). In de doos is nog ruimte over (het is de gemarmerde doos links op het plaatje).* 1. Een van 25 Romeins genummerde exemplaren op Keizerlijk Japans papier. Gebonden in rood heelmarokijn met vijf ribben, titel in goud en gemarmerde schutbladen, kop verguld (uitgeversband van Louis Malcorps).2. Een van 450 exemplaren op geschept Hollands papier van Pannekoek. Rood linnen. Opmerkelijke typografie van J. van Krimpen. The Halcyon Press 5. Van Dijk 183.

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        Shortly Before his Self-imposed Exile from Germany, Albert Einstein Supports an International Language to Promote Peace and Understanding

      1929 - Typed Document Signed, Berlin, Germany, December 18, 1929. 1 p., 8-1/4 x 11-1/4 in. In German, with Einstein's autograph accomplishments. File holes at left margin, light soiling toward top margin, else fine. "I am willing to join the federation for the introduction of an international auxiliary language to promote understanding, peace, and cooperation among nations." Einstein was a lifelong champion of efforts to eliminate of the nationalist divisions that leaders erected between peoples, often to deadly effect. Esperanto, the "international auxiliary language," was an easy to learn, politically neutral language invented by L.L. Zamenhof, a Polish ophthalmologist, in the 1870s-1880s. His goals, to transcend nationalism and create harmony and peace in the world community, were certainly shared by Einstein - and pilloried as a Jewish conspiracy by Adolf Hitler. Considering the date of the pledge, Einstein was taking an early stand against the Fascist future into which Europe was about to descend. Translation:"Federation for the introduction of an international auxiliary language to promote understanding, peace and cooperation among peoples,"I am willing to join the federation for the introduction of an international auxiliary language to promote understanding, peace, and cooperation among nations." Transcript of German:"Bund für die Einführung einer internationalen Hilfssprache zur Förderung der Verständigung, des Friedens und der Zusammenarbeit unter den Völkern.""Hierdurch erkläre ich mich bereit, dem Ehrenauswchuss des Bundes für die Einführung einer internationalen Hilfssprache zur Förderung der Verständigung, des Friedens unter Zusammenarbeit unter den Völkern Beizutreten."Albert Einstein(1879-1955) was a German-Swiss born theoretical physicist internationally recognized as one of the greatest physicists of all time. He enunciated the general theory of Relativity, with law explaining the relationship between the speed of light and its consequence, the equivalence of mass and energy (E=MC2). For his work in theoretical physics-largely for his 1905 paper on photons and photo-electricity-Einstein was awarded the Nobel Prize for Physics (announced in November 1922, retroactive for 1921). Working on a unified field theory, he then attempted to explain gravitation and electromagnetism within one set of laws. With the expulsion of Jewish scholars from Germany after Hitler's rise to power, Einstein joined the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, New Jersey (1933), which became the most celebrated research center in the world. In 1939, he signed a letter written to President Franklin Roosevelt warning him of the possibility of Germany developing a nuclear bomb. He urged the U.S. to begin uranium research, thus beginning the top secret "Manhattan Project." Later, at Princeton, he tried to develop a unified field theory and to refute the accepted interpretation of quantum physics, both unsuccessfully. Einstein received U.S. citizenship in 1940.

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        [RUSSIAN COLLECTION OF NATIVE AMERICAN OBJECTS] Otdel Severnoi Ameriki: Putevoditel' po Muzeyu antropologii i etnografii [i.e. North America Department. Guide to Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography]

      Leningrad: Izd-vo Akad. nauk SSSR, 1929. 102, [10] pp.: ill., 1 map. 20х14 cm. In original publisher's wrappers. Some browning of the wrappers, chipped crown, closed tear of the front cover and tears of the lower spine and extremities. Otherwise a very good clean copy. 1 of 1500 copies. First edition. Introduction of the book gives a short characteristic of North America, e.g. origin of aborigines, their languages, culture, economy, clothing, weapons, religion and ceremonies, secret societies, sacrifices, tattoos, social life of American indians, games, calendars etc. Also introduction includes a classification of North American aborigines of nine groups. The most fully represented of these groups in the museum are north-west indigenous people (Tlingits), aborigines of Central California, the Aleut people and Eskimos.  The guide consists of twelve parts, almost each of them is dedicated to a group of indigenous people. There are Subarctic or Canadian Native Americans, Native Americans of the Pacific Northwest, Natives of California and Oregon, South-West and South-East Native Americans, Plains Indians, Forest Indians, Western, Central, Greenland, Polar Eskimos and Aleuts. Each department includes descriptions of all objects and their place in the museum. The main part of the guide is followed by Index of the tribes and Subject index. Illustrations represent different Native Americans and their looks. Ethnographical map gives an idea about borders of their cultural areas.  American department of Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography (of Russian Academy of Sciences) was created in the beginning of the 20th century. It was headed by professor Leo Shternberg (1861-1927; the guide was compiled by his widow Sarra Shternberg). Collection on American natives was started in the first half of 18th century but the most active replenishment of the collection has begun in the second half with the start of Russian exploration and colonization of Alaska and Aleutian islands.  WorldCat locates two copies in Denmark and one in Harvard, USA.

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        The Bishop Murder Case.

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons,, 1929. Octavo. Original black cloth, titles to spine and upper board in blue. With the dust jacket. Housed in a red quarter morocco slipcase and chemise. Lightly rubbed at extremities, slight mottling of cloth, contents faintly toned. An excellent copy in the dust jacket that is just a little rubbed and scuffed on the lower panel but otherwise bright and fresh. First edition, first printing. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author "To Mr & Mrs Grover C Seymour, with cordial regards, S. S. Van Dine, New York 1929".

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        Trout Fishing From All Angles. A Complete guideto modern methods by Eric Taverner, author of "Divers Ways to TackleTourt"; a chapter of Trout Scales by G. Herbert Nall, & The Legal Aspectof Fishing by Allan Bacon. The Lonsdale Library. (title page printed

      London. Seely, Service, & Co., 1929.. Hardcover. sm4to, 25cm, TheFirst Edition, 348p., limited to 375 numbered copies, this being #265 andsigned by the author, on hand-made paper, with 65 tipped-in half toneplates & 188 text illustrations, & 30 actual fishing flies on rear dropmount on the rear board with protective plastic cover with tissue guardscontaining fly descriptions, bound in full dark blue morocco, blind ruledraised bands, small center panel devices, gilt titles, gilt crest andcorner devices on the upper cover, matched inner morocco hinges, marbledendpapers, deckled fore-edge & top edge gilt, with the remnants of theoriginal clear plastic shipping wrapper, in the shipped box with printedlabel, box worn on the edges with one edge panel wanting, a fine brightcopy, rare. Starkman p129, in: Landmarks in the Evolution of theLiterature of Angling: 1496-1969. Bruns T-10. Litchfield 86. Hampton.p91. "Taverner has written widely on all aspects of modern fishing. HisTrout Fishing.a large work of some 450 pages, is one of the mostcomplete studies of the subject ever made. Largely technical andinstructive, it includes chapters on the life history of the trout, ontackle, on entomology, on flies and fly dressing, on the legal aspect offishing, and on fishery management. It also contains two opening chapterson milestones in angling literature. It is a work of importance forBritish anglers, with a somewhat slighter appeal to North Americanreaders. The second volume of the famous Lonsdale Library series, it isa handsomely made book with fine illustrations. .

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        MSA 1 (of 3) mezinàrodni soudobà architektura (L'architecture internationale d'aujourd'hui - Internationale Architektur der Gegenwart)

      1929 Praha Odeon 1929 - First edition - 23,5 x 18,3 cm - IV+176 pgs - original cover (soft cover) - contributions by Le Corbusier, S. Giedion, M.J. Ginsburg, A. Loos, H. Meyer, E. Malespine, M. van der Rohe, M.Stam, ao - well illustrated - good copy [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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      La Maison des Amis des Livres, Paris 1929 - The first edition in French. Bound in half brown morocco with illustrated boards. Original front cover bound in. This is #40 of 875 printed (after 125 printed on superior stock). Translated from the English by August Morel and Stuart Gilbert. Very minor edgewear. Top Edge Gilt. 870 pp. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Michael J. Toth, Bookseller, ABAA]
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        L'art et la mort

      Denoël & Steele, 1929. - Denoël & Steele, Paris 1929, 19x28,5cm, relié. - Prima edizione, una delle 750 copie numerate su pergamena, la nostra ingiustificata. révorim numerati in legame e giustificato da Jean de Gonet, liscio di nuovo grigio topo scatola, il titolo e il nome del palladio autore révorim cordoli piatto morbido cioccolato marrone e marrone chiaro conteneva un muro di mattoni, piatta articolato da strisce di tessuto, guardie e contreplats di carta grigia, coperchi conservati, vincolante siglato de artefatti Gonet. autografo firmato Antonin Artaud Louis de Gonzague - Frick. Libro illustrato con un frontespizio di Jean de Bosschere. Qualche piccolo foxing soprattutto all'inizio e alla fine del volume. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 750 exemplaires numérotés sur vélin, le nôtre non justifié. Reliure en révorim numérotée et justifiée par Jean de Gonet, dos lisse de box gris souris, titre et nom de l'auteur au palladium, plats de révorim souple marron chocolat en bordures et marron plus clair figurant un mur de brique, plats articulés par des bandes de tissu gris, gardes et contreplats de papier gris, couvertures conservées (couvertures intégralement ombrées), reliure signée De Gonet artefacts. Envoi autographe signé d'Antonin Artaud à Louis de Gonzague - Frick. Ouvrage illustré d'un frontispice de Jean de Bosschère. Quelques petites rousseurs principalement en début et fin de volume.

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        De nos oiseaux

      Kra, 1929. - Kra, Paris 1929, 13x19cm, broché. - Edizione originale sulla carta corrente. autografo prezioso firmato da Tristan Tzara inizialmente a Paul Eluard: "Paul Eluard Tristan Tzara nel luglio 1929 .." Tristan Tzara ha colpito di dividere, in una seconda fase, un autografo invio firmato e datato Rene char: "un char René con tutti i grandi amici di Tristan Tzara arricchito un piccolo disegno di una mano indicando il suo nome." Libro illustrato con 10 disegni di Hans Arp. Bella copia di una sorgente in movimento. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale sur papier courant. Précieux envoi autographe signé de Tristan Tzara dans un premier temps à Paul Eluard : "à Paul Eluard. Tristan Tzara. Juillet 1929" que Tristan Tzara a biffé pour se fendre, dans un second temps, d'un envoi autographe daté et signé à René Char : " A René Char avec toute l'amitié grande de Tristan Tzara enrichi d'un petit dessin représentant une main désignant son nom". Ouvrage illustré de 10 dessins de Hans Arp. Bel exemplaire d'une émouvante provenance.  

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        Autograph letter signed.

      Bateman's, Burwash, Etchingham and Sussex, 16. III. 1929. - Small 8vo. 1½ pp. With autogr. envelope. "Dear old mon | Been deep all this afternoon in 'Wisdom's Daughter' for which a thousand thanks. As for its 'the vitality of the I am' thing that dumbfounds me. I've been enjoying a set-back of about a fortnight - or you'd have heard from me long ago. I'm better now, but nothing to sing about - yet. Can you come for lunch next Tuesday? [.] I'd dearly love to see you. Ever |Rudyard." - On headed paper. - From the collection of Diana Herzog.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Manifeste du Surréalisme - Poisson soluble. Nouvelle édition augmentée d'une préface et de la Lettre aux Voyantes. Envoi d'André Breton à Maurice Wullens qui l'offrit ensuite à l'un de ses amis.

      Kra, 1929. Les Documentaires Broché. Exemplaire du Service de Presse. Deux corrections manuscrites de A. Breton dans la préface. Maurice Wullens est le cofondateur de la Revue des Humbles, revue littéraire des instituteurs primaires, pacifiste et progressiste, dont il prendra la direction de 1916 à 1940. Bon état général. Impression sur papier de qualité médiocre.

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        Paroles (1923 - 1927)

      Les cahiers du sud, 1929. - Les cahiers du sud, Marseille 1929, 14x19cm, broché. - Prima edizione, una delle 400 copie numerate su Alfa pareggio solo con il Giappone il 6 e il 12 l'Olanda. Autografo Precious firmata dall'autore "Raymond Queneau e Janine (sic) il loro amico ..." Libro Illustrato con un frontespizio di Max Ernst. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 400 exemplaires numérotés sur alfa, seul tirage avec 6 Japon et 12 Hollande. Précieux envoi autographe signé de Jacques Baron à "Raymond et Janine Quéneau (sic) leur ami..." Ouvrage illustré d'un frontispice de Max Ernst.  

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        Memoirs of a Fox-Hunting Man.

      London: Faber & Faber,, 1929. With illustrations by William Nicholson. Octavo. Original japon vellum, titles and decoration to spine and covers in red and black, top edge gilt, others uncut. With the dust jacket and plain glassine wrapper. 7 plates with laid-in tissue-guards, vignette half-title and title page, and frequent head- and tailpieces, all by William Nicholson. Front board very lightly sprung and with one letter faintly smudged in the title, tips minutely bumped, a few spots to deckle edges as usual, Nicholson's lightly pencilled signature somewhat faded. An excellent, crisp copy in the bright dust jacket, the toned spine panel with a small section of tape repair to verso at the foot and a couple of mild nicks at the head. First illustrated edition, signed limited issue. Number 214 of 300 copies signed by the Sassoon and Nicholson on the limitation page. First published the previous year, Sassoon's "lightly fictionalized autobiography of his early years in Kent, in which he figures as the narrator George Sherston, was an immediate success, was awarded the Hawthornden and James Tait Black memorial prizes, and was quickly accepted as a classic of its kind?an elegy for a way of life which had gone for ever. He continued the story in Memoirs of an Infantry Officer (1930) and Sherston's Progress (1937)" (ODNB).

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        Staatliche Bauhochschule Weimar, 1929.

      52 pp. volume on the Bauhaus School, with a brief introduction on the purpose of the school followed by three short sections containing information on the construction division and model studio, urban design, the various workshops including carpentry, weaving and dyeing, metalwork, ceramics, and bookbinding, and details on the administrative structure of the school. Profusely illustrated throughout with photographs, diagrams, floor plans, and elevations. Page 35/36 cut out, replaced with a professionally sewn-in scan; ink stamp to front endpaper. 4to. Orig. printed wrpps., some minor bumping and rubbing to extremities. Weimar (Verlag Staatliche Bauhochschule) 1929.

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        The Roman Hat Mystery.

      New York: Frederick A. Stokes,, 1929. Octavo. Original red cloth, titles to upper board and spine in black. With the dust jacket. Housed in a red quarter morocco solander box by the Chelsea Bindery. Ownership inscription to front pastedown but a superb copy in the dust jacket. First edition, first printing of the authors' first book. Of all the first books by American golden age crime writers (Stout, Carr, Gardner, Chandler, Hammett, etc.), this has been, in common experience, the scarcest. We have handled just one other copy in a slightly defective dust jacket. This example is the best we know. A Haycraft Queen Cornerstone.

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        Etes-vous fous?

      Nrf 1929 - - Nrf, Paris 1929, 12x19cm, broché. - Edition originale, un des exemplaires du service de presse. Envoi autographe signé de René Crevel à Romain Coolus. Une légère déchirure marginale sur le second plat. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] First edition, review copy. Signed autograph of René Crevel Romain fineus. A slight marginal tear on the second flat. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        English binding before 1500

      Cambridge: at the University Press 1929 - 2o, [8], 58, [2] pp, 55 plates. Publisher's turquoise cloth, spine lettered in gilt (dampstained at the bottom, internally little foxing). Inscription "From the author" in blue ink on the half-title. The Sandars Lectures 1927. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Voyage au Congo, suivi du Retour du Tchad et illustré de soixante-quatre photographies inédites de Marc Allégret.

      Gallimard 1929 - ONE OF 1,571 COPIES on Vélin d'Arches paper, this copy unnumbered but likely one of the 50 given over to the author for presentation, small photograph to title-page, 4 full-page maps printed in red and black, running headers in red, photographic plates throughout, pp. 305, 4to, original wrappers barely attached to the textblock (loose aside from final quarter) and heavily frayed and chipped overall, fair. An important presentation copy of this travel narrative, inscribed by the author on the half-title to the English translator of this and many other of his works: 'À mes amis Simon et Dorothy Bussy. André Gide'. Dorothy Bussy, née Strachey, was among the thirteen children of Sir Richard and Jane Strachey, and the sister therefore of Lytton, James, Oliver, etc.; a large part of her education was in France and she married the French painter Simon Bussy - she was, like her siblings, connected to the Bloomsbury Group (her only novel, 'Olivia', was published anonymously by the Hogarth Press in 1949), but her most important friendship was with Gide, whom she first met in 1918. She came to be not only one of his closest friends, but his chief translator into English (her translation of this work, as 'Travels in the Congo', appeared in 1930). The work itself recounts a journey undertaken in the company of the photographer, Gide's partner at the time, in 1925 - its anachronistic use of the term 'Congo' (it was by then a part of French Equatorial Africa) was an intentional statement that imaginative geography was as important to the author as physical; the work is dedicated to the memory of Joseph Conrad, whose vision of the region in works such as 'Heart of Darkness' formed the foundation of Gide's own. As an exercise in ethnography, its approach is idiosyncratic - but it is a monumental work, with the photography of Allégret making a major contribution to its effect. Allégret's documentary film of the expedition launched his career in that medium. Though the copy is a poor one, the association is difficult to improve upon (particularly given the posthumous nature of the dedication).

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        El Islam: La Alhambra, Investigación y Estudio Histórico, Arqueológico y Artístico de Este Monumento.

      1929. 243, (17) pp. detailed study of the great work of Islamic architecture in Granada, containing a detailed description of the various aspects of the complex including the Alcazaba, the numerous gates and towers, the Medina, the Palacio Real, the Generalife, and the grounds, focusing on the history, architecture, and art of the fortress, with the section on the palace providing a detailed chapter on each room, documents, indices, profusely illustrated throughout with architectural elevations, line drawings, and approximately 130 full-page plates, most from photographs, several in brilliant colors. Sm. 4to. Cloth with gilt-stamped decorations, slightly shaken. Barcelona (Editorial David) (date on title page, 1929; date on colophon, 1920)

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        The Spirit of Solitude, An Autohagiography Subsequently re-Antichristened The Confessions of Aleister Crowley (2 Volumes)

      London: The Mandrake Press, 1929. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 2 Volumes. Hardcover. Quarto. Bound in white buckram with Crowley?s stylized self portrait and titles in black to front of both volumes. Gilt titles, volume numbers, and phallic seven-pointed star design to spines. Issued without dust jackets. Bevelled edges. Top edges gilt. Portrait frontispiece in each volume. 284, 307 pages. Errata slip present at end of volume two. Illustrated with full-page black and white photographs plus several diagrams. NOTE: This set once belonged to eccentric inn-keeper John Fothergill (author of An Inn-Keeper?s Diary, 1938, and owner of the Spread Eagle in Thame). There is a small, short phrase in Fothergill?s hand in ink to the lower front board of volume two which reads: ?This latmiographito. Oh, you naughty man!? Laid in is a hand written and signed letter by Fothergill?s grandson (also named John Fothergill). The letter reads as follows: ?The two volumes of Crowley?s memoirs were given by the author to my grandfather and namesake, John Fothergill, the author and innkeeper, who knew Crowley as a visitor to the Spread Eagle in Thame in the 1920s. His note on the front cover of one of the volumes was prompted by the way the letter ?A? has been formed.? Reference is to Crowley?s well-known phallic ?A? which he used often as part of his signature. This is the first edition of Crowley?s Confessions in two volumes. Crowley?s desire was that this work be published in six total volumes but due to various financial factors and the eventual demise of The Mandrake Press, the project had to be halted. In 1969 John Symonds and Kenneth Grant were able to edit and issue a single volume edition of Confessions which included much from the four unpublished volumes. A fair amount of text and several photographs from these first two volumes were not included in the later editions, much of this material was related to Crowley?s mountaineering and travel adventures and is available nowhere else. There is still plenty on magick within these pages. It is unclear at this time as to whether the John Fothergill who wrote the accompanying letter is, or is in any way related to, the John Fothergill who was a founding member of the band Nurse With Wound. There is light rubbing to both volumes and a few marks to buckram on spines and to cover of volume two. Spines are just slightly yellowed (much less than often found). A tiny amount of foxing and some age toning to preliminaries and inner edges. Bindings are tight and secure. Overall this is quite an attractive set in very good or better condition.

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        Wissenschaftliche Weltauffassung. Der Wiener Kreis. Herausgegeben vom Verein Ernst Mach.

       Wien, A. Wolf 1929. 8°. 64 S. OBrosch. In tadellosem Zustand. - (Veröffentlichungen des Vereines Ernst Mach) EA.Gewidmet Moritz Schlick. Enthält u. a. eine Bibliographie der Mitglieder des Wiener Kreises: Carnap, Feigl, Bergmann, Ph. Frank, Gödel, Hahn, Kraft, Menger, Neurath, Natkin, O. Hahn-Neurath, Radakovic, M. Schlick, Waismann und dem Kreise nahestehender Autoren:Dubislav, J. Frank, Grelling, Härlen, Kaila, Loewy, Ramsey, Reichenbach, Reidemeister, Zilsel, außerdem von Wittgenstein, B. Russell u. A. Einstein. Versand D: 4,00 EUR Philosophie, Naturwissenschaften

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        The Last September

      London; Constable; 1929 - First edition, first printing. Very good in light brown boards with fading to the spine. Hinges a bit fragile and may have been restored. Lacks dustjacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Brigadier-General R.B. Bradford, V.C., M.C. and his Brothers.

      [London printed, but Durham: For the family,] 1929 - Octavo. Original blue ribbed cloth on bevelled boards, title gilt to the spine, and to the upper board together with the crest of the Durham Light Infantry. Very slightly rubbed at the extremities, spine a touch sunned, else a very good copy. Triple-fold photogravure frontispiece, printed in sepia, facsimile signatures. First edition, one of just 50 copies printed on japon. No copy on COPAC, no copy in BL, not in IWM, a single copy (Calgary) on OCLC. The four Bradford brothers were the sons of a Durham colliery owner. Three were killed in the war; two won the VC, the only brothers to do so; and the third won the MC. The survivor Thomas Bradford was awarded the DSO for his services with the 8th Bn. DLI. This copy inscribed by Thomas and by Major Welch, one of the compilers: "To George Hunter, To whom that part of the book which deals with Roland Bradford owes so much." Loosely inserted two-page letter from Welch to Hunter: "The book owes more to you than to anybody else, and in sending you a copy I wish to express to you again my warm thanks for the difficult work you did in bringing it into being." Hunter has added a page of pencilled notes on his involvement in the writing of the book, and on the delays that attended its final publication. Loosely inserted news-clipping about Sir Thomas (as he later became) Bradford's retirement as a magistrate in Durham in 1961 at the age of 75; he died in 1966. A nicely provenanced copy of a desperately uncommon book. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Lancelot 28ª-7ª

      Madrid, Ediciones A.L.F.A. 1929 - Primera y rara edición de este libro, fundamental dentro del surrealismo Canario. 18 x 12,5 cm. 127 páginas. Ilustraciones en la cubierta y en el interior del autor. Lomo restaurado. Manchas en cubierta y contracubierta. La cubierta ha sido reintegrada al libro. Manchas de oxido en las primeras páginas. Firma del anterior propietario. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Largine]
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        Trout Fishing From All Angles. A Complete Guide to Modern Methods...a Chapter on Trout Scales by G. Herbert Nall...and The Legal Aspect of Fishing by Alban Bacon...The Lonsdale Library

      London: Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd. 1929. Signed limited edition. This is copy no. 42 of an edition limited to 375 copies signed by the author, 'together with a collection of thirty examples of artificial flies illustrating the various schools of fly dressing'. 448 pp. Original full blue/green morocco with raised bands to spine and gilt lettering & decoration. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. Spine leather uniformly faded with some fading to edges of front board. Slight wear to joints. Limitation leaf. With 250 illustrations. Glassine-covered case of flies mounted to rear pastedown with descriptive tissue-guard opposite. Tissue-guard damaged. Original flies with wings apparently munched by insects leaving only the metal hooks intact. Still a VG copy. . Very Good. Full Morocco. Signed Limited Edition. 1929. Large 8vo..

      [Bookseller: Fosters' Bookshop]
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        The Snow Queen.

      NY:: E. P. Dutton & Co.,. Very Good. 1929. Hardcover. B000UCK4AY . Illustrated endpapers and 48 plates. First edition thus. Dust soiling along board edges, previous owner's name on front paste-down, else very good in red cloth with gilt lettering and design. No dust jacket. ; 209 pages .

      [Bookseller: Grendel Books, ABAA/ILAB]
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        The Treasure House of Martin Hews Signed E Phillips Oppenheim

      Hodder & Stoughton, UK 1929 - The Treasure House of Martin Hews by E Phillips Oppenheim Signed First Edition Hodder & Stoughton 1929. No inscriptions, no foxing or browning. Covers fine in near fine dust jacket priced 7/6. SIGNED BY E. PHILLIPS OPPENHEIM by way of loosely inserted typed and signed letter, originating in France and dated April 17th 1931. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Brought to Book Ltd]
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        Salón de Estío

      Madrid, Gaceta Literaria 1929 - Madrid, Gaceta Literaria, 1929 (en la cubierta pone 1930, pero en el interior 1929). N. 2 de los Cuadernos de Gaceta Literaria. Ejemplar firmado y dedicado en 1931. Viñetas interiores realizadas por el autor. Manchas de óxido en cubierta y primera página [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Largine]
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        The Voyage Out

      London: Hogarth Press,, 1929. Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to spine gilt. Spine slightly rolled and faded. An excellent copy. Hogarth Press's Uniform Edition. "The Hogarth Press bought the rights to this, Virginia's first book, in February 1929, taking over 500 sets of sheets that Duckworth had imported from the George H. Doran Company, New York, and issuing them with a cancel title page as the third impression. The Hogarth Press issued a photo-offset edition as the first volume in the Uniform Edition of Virgina Woolf's works in September 1929 at 5s" (Woolmer). From the library of Peggy Belsher, secretary and head clerk at the Hogarth Press from 1928 to 1936, and previously a file copy from the publisher's archive, with Belsher's ownership signature to front free endpaper and "FILE" written in purple ink and crossed out in pencil to title page. Originally published in 1915.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Autobiography of Calvin Coolidge

      Cosmopolitan Book Corporation, 1929. First Edition. Cloth & Boards. Near Fine/No Jacket as Issued. A handsome and scarce Limited Numbered First Edition signed by President Coolidge on the limitation page and numbered 252 of 1,000 Limited Edition copies. With dark blue cloth spine and marbled paper boards with gold titling. In near fine condition with very slight cocking and a scratch on the front cover but with attractive gold gilt on the top edge and the interior is bright and clean, and the pages are stiff and fresh. There is slight darkening on the inside hinge of the front endpapers as though there had been a small article there previously, and the untrimmed page edges are naturally tanned from age. Overall a very solid book with a fresh and clean signature and clean and clear photographs. A handsome book.

      [Bookseller: Parrish Books]
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        Cup of Gold

      Robert M. McBride & Company 1929 - Flat SIGNED by John Steinbeck on a red, perforated, circular sticker affixed to the half title page (the sticker has two small white specks, else fine.) Mustard cloth, top edges stained purple. The volume has mild spine toning, 4 areas (1 on front; 3 on back) of light crinkling to covers(binding flaws) and overall light soiling. There is a bookplate on the front pastedown and three pages are dog-eared. Overall a near very good copy in a fine facsimile first issue McBride dust jacket; now housed in a mildly aged and toned slipcase. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Trilby & Co. Books]
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        The Blacker the Berry

      New York: The Macaulay Company, 1929. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition, first printing. Near Fine, lacking the dust jacket. Cloth is faintly dust-soiled, and shows several faint water drops. Slight rubbing to black stamping. First page of text was roughly cut, with an edge chip. Light toning to pages. A very sharp copy of the important Harlem Renaissance novel.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Let's Ride to Hounds. By Anole Hunter

      New York: The Derrydale Press, 1929. First edition, number 32 of 50 Large-Paper copies. With four plates by Edward King. xii, 92, [1] pp. 1 vols. Tall 8vo. Original red 3/4 morocco over marbled boards, t.e.g. Faintest traces of wear to covers, else fine. In quarter crimson morocco slipcase and cloth chemise. King, Edward. First edition, number 32 of 50 Large-Paper copies. With four plates by Edward King. xii, 92, [1] pp. 1 vols. Tall 8vo. The first half of the book gives practical advice on the management of horses, hounds, etc; he second describes American hunts. Siegel 26; Frazier H-21-D; Podeschi 366; British and American Sporting Authors, pp. 330, 408: "a comprehensive book which must always be a valuable text-book"

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        Squadron of Death: The True Adventures of a Movie Plane-Crasher (Signed First Edition)

      Garden City: Doubleday, Doran, 1929. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by Grace on the title page: "Happy Landings / Dick Grace." Uncommon in the scarce dust jacket. Dick Grace (1898-1965) served as a pilot in both world wars, and was a stunt pilot in silent and other early films, specializing in crashing planes. His film credits include "Eyes of the Forest" (1923), "Flying Fool" (1925), "Wide Open" (1927), "Wings" (1927), and "Devil's Squadron" (1936). Features black-and-white photographic plates throughout, all present. Very Good plus in a Very Good plus, price-clipped dust jacket. Toning and bumps at the extremities, a faint bruise on the front endpaper. Jacket spine and folds toned, with tiny chips an tears at the edges.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        Drinks of all Kinds

      London: Sir Isaac Pitman Ltd, ca 1929. Hardcover. Very Good. Undated, though assumed to be published circa 1929. Very Good, with small stains to cover, light rubbing to cloth at corners and spine ends, offsetting to end papers. A scarce guide covering a variety of recipes, including cocktails, fancy drinks, punches, warm drinks and temperance drinks.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        4. Westdeutsche Gastwirtsmesse Köln 12. bis 20. Oktober. Offset Druck.

      Kölner Görres-Haus G.m.b.H., 1929. - Original-Plakat. 62 x 83,5 cm groß. Sehr schön erhalten.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Mertens & Pomplun GbR]
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        Revista LA CRUZ DEL SUR. Ejemplares N° 26; 27; 28; 29; 30; 31; 32; 33 y 34. Se envía a demanda SUMARIO de cada número.

      Editorial "La Cruz del Sur", Montevideo 1929 - Encuadernación artesanal. Roces y fatigas en su lomo. Interior en buen estado. Textos íntegros. We send (on request) the SUMMARY of the content of each one of the magazines. Enviamos (a pedido) el SUMARIO del contenido de cada uno de los números. Nous envoyons (à demande) le SOMMAIRE du contenu de chacun des exemplaires. Nous ENVOYONS (sur demande et gratuitement) vidéo de démonstration de l'état de conservation du livre. WE SEND (free of charge) video demonstration of the conservation status of the book. ENVIAMOS (a solicitud y sin cargo) video de demostración del estado de conservación de los ejemplares. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Eduardo Martínez Moreira]
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        Svenska konstsamlingarnas historia. Från Gustav Vasas tid till våra dagar. 1-3. / Geschichte der Schwedischen Kunstsammlungen 1525-1925. Mit einer Zusammenfassung in Deutscher Sprache.

      Stockholm 1929-31. 240 + 256 + 200 s. + 158 planscher i ljustryck (50 + 56 + 52). Med register över konstnärer, konstsamlare, konstkännare, konstagenter och konsthandlare. - Tre helpergamentband med linjedekor och titeltryck i guld, övre guldsnitt, ryggarna med röda titelfält i skinn (ngt naggade), banden ngt fingersmutsade. Omslag och ryggremsor medbundna. (Pergamentband är en ovanlig och mycket lyckad lösning för detta verk, eftersom skinn- eller halvskinnband ofta är för sköra för de bastanta volymerna, som ofta blir nötta av hantering). [ENGLISH: Granberg's standard work "The History of Swedish Art Collections", 3 volumes, in Swedish. Illustrated with 158 collotype plates. Covers collections from the 16th to the early 19th centuries. Full vellum, lightly soiled. - Geschichte der Schwedischen Kunstsammlungen 1525-1925. Mit einer zusammenfassung in Deutscher Sprache.] Nr 126 av upplagans endast 200 exemplar. Del 1 behandlar tiden Gustav Vasa-Kristina, del 2 Karl X Gustav-Adolf Fredrik, del 3 Gustav III-Karl XIII. Med avsnitt om Gustav I (Vasa), Erik XIV, Johan III, Sigismund, Karl IX, Gustav II Adolf, drottning Kristina, Karl X Gustav, Hedvig Eleonora, Per Brahe d.y., Carl Gustav Wrangel, Magnus Gabriel de la Gardie och några andra adliga samlare, porträttsamlingen på Leufsta, Stockholmsborgares samlingar och ett par andra (M. Dahls i London, H. Braunjohans i Göteborg och Grillska samlingen på Österby), Karl XI, Carl Gustav Tessin, Lovisa Ulrika, Adolf Fredrik, Gustav III, Karl XIII, hertig Fredrik och Sofia Albertina, Martellis tavelsamling, Carl Fredrik Fredenheim, greve Gustav Sparres kabinett, Finspångssamlingen, Per Suther, Lucas von Breda d. y. och Carl Fredrik von Breda, Abraham Elfving, Magnus Fredrik Brahe, excellensen Gustav Trolle-Bonde, och tavelförsäljningen under 1700-talet. Återger även olika slags inventarieförteckningar för de kungliga konstsamlingarna, däribland "Inventarium över Gustav Vasas tavelsamling på Gripsholm 1548", "Inventarium över kejserliga konstkammaren i Prag 1621", "Inventarium över Kristinas konstsamlingar 1652", samt förteckningar från Bogesund, Rydboholm, Östra Ryds kyrka, Visingsborg, Skokloster, Ekholmen, Läckö, Karlberg, Kägleholm, Salsta, Österby, Åkerö, Venngarn, och Bergshammar (Sack), samt utdrag ur diverse kataloger och bouppteckningar: Axel von Fersen, Jacob Albrecht von Lantingshausen, sonen Albrekt von Lantingshausen, Finspång (Finspong), Jean Eric Rehn, Jean Louis Desprez, Lars Bolander, Adam Horn, [Casper Wrede], Johan Tobias Sergel. Innehåller även utdrag ur Lucas von Breda d.y:s artiklar "Om Målningar" i Stockholmsposten, avseende verk i svensk ägo (Rubens, Van Dyck, Abraham Van Diepenbeeke, Nicolas Berghem, Philip Wouwerman, Adam Pynacker, Paul Potter, Frans Snyders, Jacob De Heusch, Jacob Ruysdael, Gerhard van Herp.

      [Bookseller: Hatt Rare Books ILAB & CINOA]
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        La Révolution Surréaliste Nº 12.- Cinquième année, 15 Décembre 1929. [Texte original du Second Manifeste du Surréalisme].

      Paris, Librairie José Corti 1929. - 30 x 21 cm, 80 p., ill. Edition originale. Contributions de Tristan Tzara, André Breton, René Char, Paul Eluard, René Magritte, René Crevel, Francis Picabia, Benjamin Péret. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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      London: Faber & Faber, 1929. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. SIGNED FIRST EDITION ILLUSTRATED NEARLY FINE poetry. Two wood engravings by Gertrude Hermes, including pictorial wrapper. Tight, clean, and square sewn softcover. Square corners and straight spine. Crisp pages pristine and unmarred with no bookplate, ownership marks, foxing, marks, tears or folds; no loose pages. Appears unread. Clean endpapers. Issued as Ariel Poem #23. 3000 copies printed. As often, this issue preceded the limited printing by almost three weeks. This copy has been specially signed by Eliot under his printed name at the conclusion of the poem. Uncommon thus. Authenticity guaranteed. Faber & Faber, London, n.d., 1929. Gallup A14a. 12mo (7 1/4 in. tall); 3 pp. Bright yellow wrapper with faintest dustiness. Nearly fine signed first edition illustrated poetry by T. S. Eliot.

      [Bookseller: EXCELSA SCRIPTA Rare & Collectible Books]
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        The Shakespeare Head Edition of the Barsetshire Novels of Anthony Trollope -- Edited by Michael Sadleir and including Trollope's Autobiography [The Warden, Barchester Towers, Doctor Thorne, Framley Parsonage, The Small House at Allington, The Last Chronicle of Barset, Trollope's Autobiography]

      1929. First edition thus. Hardcover. Very Good. A Very Good set of Anthony Trollope's famed Barsetshire novels, being The Warden, Barchester Towers, Doctor Thorne, Framley Parsonage, The Small House at Allington, and The Last Chronicle of Barset, TOGETHER WITH Anthony Trollope's Autobiography, in fourteen volumes printed at the Shakespeare Head Press and Published for the Press by Basil Blackwell, Oxford and by Houghton Mifflin Company, Stratford-upon-Avon, 1929. The printing was limited to 525 copies, this copy being presented in the Publisher's original green cloth, with the top edge of the closed page block gilded and the front edge untrimmed. In Very Good condition, the volumes show modest rubbing to the spine ends and board corners, some age dulling to the spine lettering, and occasional marks to the spines and boards, and a notable prior seller's price of $1,000 to the front free endpaper of the first volume of Barchester Towers. Having an excellent Provenance, this set belonged to Wade Hampton Hayes and each volume has his bookplate to its pastedown. Wade Hampton Hayes served in the Spanish American War and under General Pershing in World War I. He served as a member of a New York City Militia and retired from his military career as a Brigadier General of the New York National Guard. A Financier, Hayes also served as the Sunday editor of the New York Tribune. He thereafter emigrated to England, where he co-founded British Electric and became the Commander of the American Division of the British Home Guard prior to the United States’ entrance into WW II. Joseph Kennedy, the American ambassador, attempted to remove his US citizenship but failed to do so. While keeping his US Citizenship Hayes was awarded an Order of the British Empire. A Very Good set of the most successful group of works from Anthony Trollope, one of the most successful, prolific, and respected English novelists of the Victorian era with an excellent Provenance. PLEASE NOTE: BUYER'S POSTAGE COST WILL EXCEED THE COST QUOTED BY THIS SITE.

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        Tales Told of Shem and Shaun. Three Fragments from Work in Progress

      Paris: The Black Sun Press 1929. Signed limited edition. First edition. This is one of 100 copies printed on Japanese vellum and signed by the author James Joyce on the half title. 55 pp. Publisher's original paper wrappers with opaque wrapper and later clear acetate wrapper. In a custom box with morocco spine over tan cloth with raised bands to the spine and gilt lettering. Internal wrap-around limp cloth casing. Front cover and backstrip printed in red and black. Title-page also printed in red and black. Bookplate to verso of ffep. Printed in hand-set Caslon in June 1929 for and under the direction of Harry and Caresse Crosby at their Black Sun Press in the Rue Cardinale, Paris. With a preface by C. K. Ogden. Portrait of the author by Brancusi. In Near Fine to Fine condition. . Near Fine. Wraps. Signed Limited Edition. 1929. 8vo..

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