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        A Farewell to Arms

      Charles Scribner's Sons, 1929. Hardcover. Good/Good. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1929. First Edition / First Printing / First Issue. Scribner's Seal is present on the copyright page. 1st issue jacket priced at $2.50, heroine's name misspelled, Katharine Barclay. No disclaimer on page X. Rare Book. {ref: Hannemann A8a, McBride}. Book Condition: Good+, clean text block, stains on the boards and endpaper. Dust Jacket Condition: Good, tears at the foot of the spine, front panel, & front flap. Chipping, age toning. Wrapped in a new removable mylar cover.

      [Bookseller: 1st Editions and Antiquarian Books, ABA,]
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        La femme 100 tetes. Avis au lecteur par Andre Breton.

      Paris, Editions du Carrefour, 1929. 21 nn. S., 147 Tafeln. Gr.-8°, Ppbd.. Rücken und Verwendung des originalen Rückentitels erneuert. Deckel mit Knickspuren. - Eines von 900 Exemplaren auf velin teinte (GA 1003 Ex.).

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        Cloches pour deux mariages.

      - Editions Jeanne Walter. Paris, 15 octobre 1929, fort in-4° broché, couverture rempliée. Chemise et étui. 233 pages. Illustré de 36 pointes-sèches en couleurs d'Hélène Perdriat, dont des culs-de-lampe, vignette en tête de chapitres, 10 planches hors texte et une vignette en couverture reprise en page de titre, accompagné d'une suite des pointes-sèches. Un des XXV exemplaires hors commerce sur vélin d'Arches (N° IX) spécialement imprimé pour Jean Picart le Doux. Signature autographe de l'illustratrice. très bel exemplaire en parfait état.

      [Bookseller: Librairie La Rose de Java]
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        Kat and Copy-Cat

      Honolulu: Patten Co., Ltd., 1929 Honolulu: The Patten Co., Ltd., 1929. First Edition. Signed and inscribed by the author, Katherine Yates, on the ffep [E.E. Steven was a pseudonym of the famed juvenile fiction author, for this book]. Also another signature by her on the title page, by the name E.E. Steven, with which she identifies that name as "pseud". Octavo, 268 pp. Orange cloth with black imprint and black author's [Yates'] stylized royal palm tree device on the cover. Matching orange and black dustjacket (quite scarce itself). A handsome very good plus book, showing light cover soiling, minor bumping at the corners (no loss of cloth), and shelf wear at the tips of the spine . Jacket is a solid vg, complete with a few small chips and some soiling. A pseudonymous journy into mystery and romance by "E.E. Steven" - that being beoved juvenile fiction author Katherine M. Yates, author of the magical A Tale From the Rainbow land and a number of other titles. Yates presumably took the pseudonym for this one because it was her first venture into detective/mystery fiction, being the tale of two troublesome sisters diving into a Hawaiian mystery, and this was at the time a bit off her established track. Not to worry - it turned out just fine, remarkable and charming fiction. Books with Yates' signature are extremely scarce, yet it appears twice here, with a nice Hawaiian inscription. L4

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        THE MARACOT DEEP And Other Stories

      London: John Murray. 1929. First edition, first printing. Original scarlet cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine clean copy, the contents without inscriptions or stamps, the text block edges tanned. Complete with the very good pictorial dustwrapper which has a few small nicks and creases to the extremities. A nice copy.

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        Ezt gy?jtsd! Okt. 31. takarékossági nap. [Collect this! October 31, Saving Day.]

      Klösz Gy. és fia (1929), Budapest - Lithograph poster. 62 × 46,5 cm. Designed for the "World Saving Day" in 1929, by Tibor Gönczi Gebhardt (1902-1994) the Hungarian graphic artist and poster designer in art deco style, and György Nemes (1905-1938) the modernist graphic designer.

      [Bookseller: Földvári Books]
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        Oliver Wendell Holmes collection includes handwritten note on his personal calling card as Justice and related contemporary material including items concerning his father, author and physician Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr

      (1) Personal Calling Card engraved ?Mr. Justice Holmes / 1720 I Street? with Autograph Note (unsigned): ?Probably you have this ?" but I thought / some of your family would like it ?" as my / hold on such things grows weaker. / May 18 1929.? Mounting remnants on verso. Fine condition. (2) [Felix Frankfurter] Card, 3? x 2.25?, with Typed Note (unsigned) from Felix Frankfurter paper clipped in upper left to 8.5? x 11? vintage photocopy of an unsigned Autograph Manuscript of Holmes. The typed note, in full: ?A photostatic copy of the letter / by Mr. Justice Holmes to the Feder- / al Bar Association on the occasion / of their dinner in honor of his ninety-first birthday, March 8, / 1932. / With the compliments of / Felix Frankfurter.? At the time, Frankfurter was a professor at the Harvard Law School; FDR appointed him to the Supreme Court in 1939. After serving on the Supreme Court since 1902, Holmes had retired on January 12, 1932, at the age of 90, still the oldest Justice to serve on the Supreme Court. Fine condition. (3) [Oliver Wendell Holmes] Two unsigned 8? x 10.5? typescripts of letters to John C. Gray, a professor at the Harvard Law School, regarding a possible appointment of Arthur Dehon Hill to the Massachusetts Superior Court: one of Holmes as Chief Justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court dated May 24, 1902, the other of W.H. Crane as Governor of Massachusetts dated May 26, 1892, referring to Holmes? letter. O.W. Holmes was appointed to the Supreme Court in December 1902. Fine condition. (4) [Oliver Wendell Holmes] Autograph Manuscript (unsigned), not in the hand of Justice Holmes, 19 separate sheets of lined 3-hole paper with bank versos, 8.25? x 13?. [Boston], January 1 ?" May 9, 1932. Headed ?Journal ?" 1932.? Daily entries from Friday, January 1, 1932 to Monday, May 9, 1932. Excerpts: ?Tuesday January 12 / Office. Lunch C of C Winters Night Dinner at Tom Barburns. Very tired. Holmes J. resigned this day.? Saturday January 30 In Washington. Lunch with Holmes, 1 Emp.? ?Sunday, January 31. In Washington. Tea with Holmes. Home by night train.? ?Wednesday February 3rd Office. Lunch UC (MHC) With H. Mollie & Duddie Jahner to hear Maurice Chevalier [performing at Boston?s Colonial Theatre]...? ?Thursday March 3rd In Washington at Hotel Carlton. Call on Holmes J. 2E.? Fine condition. (5) [Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.] Printed invitation, 2p, 5? x 6?, card stock, inviting recipient to a ?Reception and Breakfast ... at the Hotel Brunswick, Boston, on Wednesday, December 3, 1879, at 12 o?clock in honor of the 70th Birthday of Oliver Wendell Homes...? ?" physician and author and father of the Supreme Court Justice. Holmes portrait faces the invitation. Pages partially separated, foxed. Good condition. (6) [Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.] Typed Manuscript (unsigned), 8? x 10.5?, 23 separate sheets. ?The Medical Achievements of Dr. Holmes / An Address delivered before the / Medical Society of the County of New York, / at the Academy of Medicine, October 9th, 1909, by / Edward O. Otis, M.D., Boston.? Fine condition.

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        [Catalog]: Werkstatt Hablik Lindemann

      Itzehoe, Holstein: Werkstatt Hablik Lindemann. [1929]. First. First edition. Decorated printed wrappers. (62)pp. Tipped-in photographic illustrations. Light age-toning, and soiling, near fine. A wonderful German arts-and-crafts catalog concentrating on, but not limited to, fabric design. One tipped-in illustration lacking, but it looks as if it was never affixed. Laid in is a small, colorful handbill for the important 1929 Leipziger Fruhjahrsmesse at the Grassi-Museum. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        David Golder

      First edition, one of 300 numbered copies on alfa for the press.Bound in half morocco cherry back with five nerves, when golden tail, flat marbled paper, guards and contreplats of handmade paper, covers and spine preserved (doubled back with the small gaps), gilded head, binding signed Goy & Vilaine.Signed autograph from the author to Frank Nohain.Pleasant specimen fully established. Grasset Paris 1929 12x19cm relié

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Mes propriétés

      Edition in large part original, one of 250 numbered copies on Holland only major papers with Japan 20. Rare and beautiful specimen. J. Fourcade Paris 1929 14x19,5cm broché

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      1929. MILNE, A.A. THE SECRET AND OTHER STORIES. NY: THe Fountain Press, 1929. Hardcover, rust-colored buckram cloth with the original paper title label on the spine; 70 pages. Signed, Limited Edition 400 numbered copies. Another 300 signed copies were issued for distribution in England. This copy is marked "Out of Series" on the limitation page- which is to be expected for this remarkable copy. Not only signed by Milne- as issued- but also with a signed presentation to his father, John Vine Milne, on the front endpaper: "Father, with love from Alan. May '29." A.A. Milne stands for Alan Alexander Milne. Probably one of the best association Milne copies in the marketplace!! Very Good (very minor wear, two small brown spots on the Introduction page). $2,500.00.

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        The adventures of Joseph Andrews, etc. (With an introduction by George Saintsbury)

      London : Scholartis Press, 1929. 1st Edition. Finely bound in full, gilt-blocked limp vellum with leather tie-closures, worn. Spine bands and panel edges very slightly toned as with age. An uncommonly good example; tight, bright, clean and sharp-cornered. Physical description; 409 p. ; 27 cm. Limited edition; signed by the illustrator. No. 42 of an edition of only 80 copies on Millbourn handmade paper.

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        LA BOURGOGNE. L'Architecture

      Three volumes. Folio. xvii, 198 pp. plans in the text, 189 b/w plates. Self wraps. VG, spines darkened and all wraps have closed tears on hinges, protected with heavy mylar overwrap, bindings tight. The old architecture of the Burgundy region of France in 189 plates with floor plans and detailed plate information in the text, complete set. Many examples of churches, chateaux, houses, palaces and government buildings. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Winding Stair

      New York: The Fountain Press,, 1929. Octavo. Original blue cloth, red morocco labels to spine, spine lettered in gilt, floral roll to boards gilt, purple endpapers, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Spine cracked but holding, tips a little rubbed, endpapers faded at edges. A very good copy. First edition, issued only as a signed limited edition, number 420 of 600 copies signed by the author, from the edition of 642 copies. It was not published in the UK until 1933, and then as part of a volume of poems entitled The Winding Stair.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Le temple d'Angkor Vat. Première partie: l'architecture du monument, tomes 1 et 2,

      2 volumes in-folio. Tome premier: 42 pp. et planches 1à 72. Tome deuxième: planches 73 à 150. Plats cartonnés de l'éditeur habillés d'une couverture rempliée. Couvertuce factice sur le tome premier. Plain wrap on first volume.

      [Bookseller: LIBRAIRIE L'OPIOMANE]
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      London: Hodder and Stoughton. [1929]. First edition, first printing. Original blue cloth with black titles to the upper board and spine, in original dustwrapper. A very good or better copy, the cloth clean and the binding square. The contents with light spotting of the text block edge and a previous owner's inscription to the front free endpaper. Complete with the lightly rubbed and nicked pictorial dustwrapper which has a few short closed tears and some associated creasing to the extremities. Not price-clipped (7/6net to the spine, as called for). An attractive example of this Bulldog Drummond title. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers.

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        Jim Tyler.

      1929. 1929 - Oil painting on board. Signed. 60.33 x 50.17 cm. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
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        Les copains.

      - Editions Jeanne Walter. Paris, 20 décembre 1929, fort in-4° broché, couverture rempliée. Chemise et étui. 222 pages. Illustré de bois en couleurs de R. de Villepreux. Une vignette sur la couverture, une vignette identique sur la page de titre. 51 bois en couleurs, dont 41 in texte et 10 hors texte et pleine page, accompagné d'une suite en couleurs des illustrations. Exemplaire N°IV des XXV hors commerce, celui-ci sur Japon, imprimé spécialement pour M. Jean Picart le Doux. Signatures autographe de l'illustrateur et de l'auteur. Sur la page de faux-titre, une petite aquarelle originale et un envoi autographe de l'illustrateur à Jean Picart le Doux. Très bel exemplaire en parfait état.

      [Bookseller: Librairie La Rose de Java]
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      Graf. Reunidas 1929 - Soporte: Entelado/On linen. AVILA Tamaño del cartel: 68x106 cm. El cartel está en buenas condiciones.

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        Zadkine (SIGNED)

      editions des Chroniques du Jour, Paris 1929 - COLLECTIBLE VG, SIGNED by ZADKINE on fep to Helen Resor, noted American art collector of this period and advertising executive for J. Walter Thompson, four tape spots on paper cover spine else VG, 1st edn, 4to, ill, spine mended, grey paper covers slightly soiled as usual, 32 plates, 29pps, French text, 37/460cc, tissue guards present, loosely inserted are nine b/w photographs (23cm x 17cm) with stamp of Marc Vaux at his famous Montparnasse studio which don't appear to be shown in this catalogue; three of these are also signed by Zadkine. Vaux was well know having taken many photos of Zadkine's sculptures, here a nice artistic combination. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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      Paris: Shakespeare and Company. 1929. First edition, first printing. Regular trade issue. An excellent very good or better copy, the printed wrappers complete with light rubbing and soiling to the extremities. The contents complete with no loose or torn pages and no inscriptions or stamps. The majority of the pages unopened. Uncommon in this original condition. Beckett?'s first appearance in book form.Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers.

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        The Under Dog and Blackman's Wood

      London: The Reader's Library,, [1929]. Octavo. Original burgundy boards, titles and decorative stamp to spine and upper board gilt. With the dust jacket. Boards a little rubbed and dulled, spine rolled, closed tear to front free endpaper skilfully repaired, spine partially cracked at page 24, contents tanned. A very good copy in the rubbed and nicked jacket. First edition, first impression.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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      Plaistow: Privately printed at The Curwen Press. [1929]. First edition, first printing. Large 8vo. Original crimson morocco, elaborately ruled and blocked in gilt to a design by Charles Ricketts. Top edge gilt. Five full-page illustrations by Charles Ricketts. A beautiful fine copy. 150 copies printed. Dialogues of the dead between Flaubert, Nietzsche, Voltaire and Oscar Wilde, amongst others.

      [Bookseller: Lucius Books]
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        L'ATLÀNTIDA. Poema premiat per la Diputació de Barcelona en els Jochs Florals de 1877. Edició del cinquantenari publicada per iniciativa de la Real Academia de Buenas Letras y del Consistori dels Jochs Florals. Text català original i versions castellana, francesa, italiana, portuguesa, provençal y llatina inèdita.

      Imp. Miquel-Rius. Barcelona, 1929 - . 35 cm. 4 f., 372 pàg., 3 f. Text en orla. Il lustr. amb 5 boixos a tres tintes per Antoni Ollé Pinell, fora de text. Edició políglota numerada de 120 exemplars (ex. 174/120), d'un total de 310. Enq. en pell, nervis, teixell, ferros daurats en ambdós plans. Ex-libris d'anterior posseïdor. * Les traduccions són de Melchor de Palau, la castellana; de Justin Pépratx, la francesa; d'Emanuele Portal, la italiana; la portuguesa de José M. Gomes Ribeiro; i de Jan Monné la provençal, totes reimpressions. En canvi la traducció llatina del P. Viñas de San Luis és primera impressió. Palau 2.1.16. Literatura catalana. Poesia Bibliofília Libros modernos a partir de 1830 catalàn

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        On Alexander's Track to the Indus

      London: Macmillan and Co., Limited,, 1929. Personal Narrative of Explorations on the North-West Frontier of India. Tall octavo. Original smooth brown cloth, gilt lettered spine, embossed gilt roundel on front board, top edges gilt. Frontispiece and 61 other plates, 2 folding panoramas, 2 folding coloured maps at the rear. A few marks to binding, a little foxing in places. First edition, first impression. "Alexander the Great held an abiding fascination for Stein. He made several tours, including one in 1926 through Swat to try to identify the precise location of various events during Alexander's eastern campaign" (ODNB).

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        A Farewell to Arms

      Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1929 - First Printing, with Scribner's seal on copyright page and no legal disclaimer on p.[x]. Octavo; black cloth, with gold title labels on spine and front panel, with titles printed in black; dust jacket; [8],355pp. Dustjacket the first state, with "Katharine Barclay" on front flap; unclipped (priced $2.50). Old tape repair to jacket flap folds and spine, the entirety toned, more so at spine; creasing to upper panel, shallow chips and tears, the largest to spine crown affecting six letters without loss of meaning; gold labels darkened, small hole to spine cloth; overall Good or better. HANNEMAN A.8.a. [Attributes: First Edition]

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      London: Peter Davies. May 1929. Beautifully bound by Sangorski and Sutcliffe in full red calf, with five raised bands, gilt decoration and titles on black morocco labels, covers double ruled in gilt, with the title in gilt to upper panel, and gilt inner dentelles. All edges gilt. An excellent near fine clean and bright copy, the binding with a little rubbing to the extremities and light fading to the spine. The contents clean and bright and without inscriptions or stamps. There is a neat previous owner?'s bookplate to the front pastedown. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers.

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      c. 1929. Pen, ink and watercolour on paper. Image measures 6 inches x 6 inches. Published in 1929 by George G. Harrap. This illustration is reproduced in black and white on page 111 of the published book. Mounted, framed and glazed.

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        Mystery of a Butcher's Shop

      London: Victor Gollancz Ltd,, 1929. Octavo. Original black cloth, spine lettered in red. With the dust jacket. Edges and endpapers foxed; an excellent copy in the jacket with a few nicks to extremities. First edition, first impression. Mitchell's second mystery to feature Mrs. Bradley as an amateur detective. The publisher's retained copy with their stamp to the front panel of the dust jacket and the front pastedown.

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        Noisy Nora

      Jonathan Cape, 1929, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition, Illustrated By: Hugh LoftingVery scarce Lofting in 1929 Cape First Edition. All text pages are in VG or better condition, except title page which carries some very small brown stains/spotting, some very minor (barely discernible) foxing on front and rear endpapers, and some light brown stains (not foxing) on pp. 58-59. All colour illustrations clear and bright. Spine is slightly sun-faded, but all type on spine and covers is crisp. Foxing to rear cover, some grubbiness on front cover. Evenm with these above-mentioned flaws, this remains overall a very presentable copy (without DJ) of a very scarce title. Size: Small Octavo. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Edges browned slightly. Covers are grubby in spots but otherwise in sound condition. Illustrator: Hugh Lofting. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Children; Antiquarian & Rare. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 9128.

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      CEIX & BARRAL 1929 - Soporte: Entelado/On linen. Localidad: Barcelona. Tamaño del cartel: 68x101cm El cartel está en buenas condiciones.

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      1929. MITCHELL, Gladys. SPEEDY DEATH. NY: Lincoln MacVeagh/ The Dial Press, [1929]. Small 8vo, embossed green cloth with black-stamped title on spine. First American Edition. Mitchell's rare first mystery title, introducing Beatrice Adela Lestrange Bradley, a polymathic psychoanalyst and author that was featured in 65 further novels by Mitchell. The novel begins with the death of famous explorer Everard Mountjoy, who drowned in his bath. The rare first Mrs. Bradley novel. Very Good (spine sunned; contents clean & tight; very small Brentano's bookstore label on rear pastedown). $650.00.

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      Jonathan Cape Harrison Smith (1929), NY - FINE book, VG DJ(in Brodart). TEG. Black cloth, black eps & pastedowns. Gilt spine lettering, gilt Karakhan image on cover. 8vo, 475pp. TEG. The limited ed has about 2 dozen full page plates not in the 1st trade. In text b/w illustrations the same in both. The fold out battle map is between pages 412 & 413 rather than book's end. Very nice book & DJ. Top edge & cover gilt bright as new. Fore & bottom edges, & all of book's contents, as clean & white as new. ZERO marginalia, aging, foxing, soiling, etc. Inked name & adress on half title page is sole flaw. Dramatic DJ with $2.50 price. DJ spine with hint of sunning. Extrems with minor wear, a few 1/4" max chips or closed tears. Same scowling face on DJ & book's cover. Impressive book & DJ. FINE book. Initialed limited illustrated edition. #116 of 250. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Von Material zu Architektur. Bauhausbucher 14

      München: Albert Langen 1929 - OBr., 244 S., 209 Foto-Abb. 18 x 23. Ohne Hinterseite d. Umschlags. Vorderseite gelöst. Innen tadellos. * Our books are stored in a warehouse, not in the shop. If you want to visit us and see a specific book, please notify us in advance. Unsere Bücher werden nicht in unserem Geschäft, sondern in einem Lager am Stadtrand Prags verwahrt. Bitte teilen Sie uns vorher mit, wenn Sie uns besuchen und ein bestimmtes Buch ansehen wollen. * Book Language/s: de [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Spying in Russia

      London - John Long, 1929 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A first-hand account of spying in Russia under Lenin's rule. First edition. With numerous monochrome photographic plates throughout. Condition: In a red cloth binding with protective Brodart wrap. Externally sound, though with sometidemarks to the boards. Internally, firmly boud. Pages have some scattered light spotting. Overall: VERY GOOD..

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        The Secret and Other Stories by A. A. Milne.

      New York The Fountain Press. Number 311 of 700 copies, signed on the half-title page by A. A. Milne. 1929 - [Limitation Statement]: "Seven hundred and forty-two copies of this book were printed at The Spiral Press, New York, of which seven hundred are offered for sale. Four hundred copies for America, distributed by Random House, and three hundred copies for England, distributed by Methuen and Company, Ltd. Each copy signed by the author. This is copy number 311". 5 1/2 inches x 8 3/8 in., half-title signed by A. A. Milne; title-page, Introduction by A. A. Milne; Contents; 70 pp. + numbered limitation page. Orange-brown, textured cloth with a printed paper title label mounted on the spine. This copy has been preserved in what appears to be an early, handcrafted slipcase, with the titling inked on the spine; this has kept this copy in very fine condition. The slipcase shows wear. Rare book in such fine condition. Titles of the stories: Mullins; The Return; End of the Peer of Wotherspoon; The Secret. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Keisogloff Rare Books, Inc.]
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        The Annalist: A Journal of Finance, Commerce and Economics, 1929 (entire year of 52 issues bound into 3 volumes)

      The New York Times Company, New York, 1929. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall. Ex-Library. Small number written in pencil in upper-right corner of first page of each issue. Sunning to spine. Library binding - call number marked on lower spine. Light foxing to edges of text-block. Light tanning to edges of text-block. Top edge gilt. Black & white illustrations. Library bookplate on front pastedown. Date stamp on first page of each issue. Perforated stamp on first page of each issue. Boards bumped and worn at corners, edges and spine ends. Boards lightly scratched and soiled. Vol. 33: Jan-June; Vol. 34, No. I: July-Sept; Vol. 34, No. II: Oct-Dec Quantity Available: 1. Inventory No: 145863.. Additional shipping may be required for this item, please inquire..

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        Is There A Doctor In The House ?

      John Day Company, New York 1929 - New York: John Day Co., 1929. First Edition. Text and illustrations by Goldberg. 12mo, 54 pp. Orange cloth with black imprinting; dustjacket is tan paper with orange and black imprinting and a Goldberg illustration. One notable chip to the spine of the exceedingly rare jacket, leaving the bottom 1/3 of spine missing. Also, one large (but closed) tear to rear panel of jacket. Other small tears and chips as well (see scans). Books shows some soiling and staining to extremities, minute spine lean. A handsome, bright and tight Very Good book with the fragile jacket in Good or better condition, and not clipped, still showing the $ 1 price. The inimitable cartoonist Rube Goldberg commits his droll soul to writing in this hardcover rendition of two witty pieces of self-examination with an eye to health: They Ought to Give Either to Husbands and What You Need is Exercise. Despite its age, this short book is oddly still relevant.and still hilarious. A hard-to-find first even without the jacket, this copy of Is There A Doctor in the House bears the original dustjacket, which was fragile and is today a genuine rarity. Also, of course, with full-page captioned Goldberg illustrations throughout. L3&4 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        A History of English and Irish Glass.

      London/Boston, The Medici Society / Hale, Cushman & Flint, 1929.. SIGNED, Limited Edition (No.206 of only 500 printed). Two Volumes (complete set). Quarto. Volume I: XV, 371 pages with a frontispiece colour plate (Two tea-caddies painted by Michael Edkins) and 35 illustration in the text. Volume II: XII pages with CLXVIII beautiful plates. Original Hardcover [Green cloth with gilt lettering on spine]. Unusually excellent condition with only very minor signs of spotting. The bindings in near perfect condition with no cracks or bumping. Interior in similar excellent condition. Rare publication. Signed by the author !. Includes for example the following chapters: Early History of Glassmaking in Ireland / The New Glasshouses (England and Ireland) / Waterford / Cork / Cork Glass Company / Waterloo Company / Rnaynes / Belfast / Benjamin Edwards / Belfast Glassworks / Dublin / Mulvany / Williams / Chebsey / Minor Factories and Dealers / Nailsea and Spon Lane / Apsley Pellatt / The Causes of Decline / The Principles of Techniqe / The Excellence of a Glass Vessel / Materials / Silicate Body / Fluxes / Soda / Potash / Lead / Fabrication / Plant and Tools / Decoration / Diamond-engraving in Line / Stippling with the Diamond / Cutting / Engraving / Etching / Adventitious Ornament / Enamel Painting / Gilding / The Age of Adoption / The Noble Vagabonds / The Capture of Veryelini / The Age of Assimilation / The Pirate Patentees / Bowes / Hart / Salter / Slingsby / Zouche / Mansell / The Tyranny of Mansell / The Restoration Revival / Buckingham and Fashion / Merret and Science / Greene and Trade / The Ravenscroft Revolution / George Ravenscroft / London: Bishopp / Holden / Salisbury Court Company / Duke of York / Jackson and Straw / Rackett / Bowles and Lillington / Provinces: Bristol / Stourbridge / Newcastle-on-Tyne / The Lead Metal / The Age of Design / The Determination of Style / Tuition / Metal / Nationality / The Anatomy of Styke / Venetian Items / German Influence / Influence of the Low Countries / France / The English Styke / Stems / Bowl Formation / Foot Formation / A Note on Metal / The Age of Ornament / The Change in Styke / German Techniques / Modifications in Form / Heraldic and Inscriptional / Cutting / The Anglo-Irish Revival - Cut-Glass / Free Trade and the Migrations / With an Appendix: On Abjects, Orts and Imitations / Thomas Bett's Accounts / Cardiff MS. 5.21 / Special Types: Candlesticks / Champagnes / Chandeliers / Cream Jugs / Decanters / Desserts and Sweetmeats / Fruit Baskets / Jellies / Lamps / Rummers / Salts / Spirit and Cordial Glasses / Salvers and Stands / Water - Glasses Jokes and Gestures - With a Bibliography. [This work was designed as a history of fine glass in England and Ireland from the 13th century until the second quarter of the 19th century. At several points the subject impinges on bottle glass and plate glass, but even economically these manufactures are distinct; moreover they are work, not art" - From the preface by Thorpe]

      [Bookseller: The Time Traveller's Bookshop Ltd.]
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        Joining Charles and Other Stories

      London: Constable & Co Ltd,, 1929. Octavo. Original red cloth, titles to spine and upper board in blue. With the dust jacket. Bookplate of Gardner Colby Walworth, bookseller label on rear pastedown. Cloth mottled and faded at the spine as usual, but an excellent copy in the nicked and somewhat marked dust jacket. First edition, first impression. Eleven short stories by the author of The Death of the Heart.Scarce in the dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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      London: The Mandrake Press, [1929].. Small folio. Three quarter publisher's pebbled morocco, spine stamped in gilt, boards, stamped in gilt, t.e.g. Color plates. A few small rubs to spine, otherwise a very good or better copy, without slipcase. First edition, trade issue. One of five hundred numbered copies on Arches mouldmade paper, from a total edition of 510 copies printed for subscribers only. ROBERTS A46a.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        Rare 1929 Vintage Signed British Ryder Cup Team Photograph ? the first Ryder Cup held in Europe ? won by the British

      Rare Printed Newspaper Photograph of the 1929 British Ryder Cup Team, 7.5? x 5.5?, affixed to the opposite of 4.25? x 6? heavyweight blank pages of an album, signed on verso of one page, one beneath the other, by all ten team members (only nine are pictured): ?Geo Duncan? (team captain), ?Aubrey Boomer,? ?Henry Cotton,? ?Abe. Mitchell,? ?E.R. Whitcombe,? ?Fred Robson,? ?Stewart Burns,? ?C.A. Whitcombe,? ?Percy Alliss,? and ?Archi Compston.? Shortly before his death, Sir Henry Cotton accepted a knighthood which was awarded posthumously to him in the 1988 New Year?s Day Honours by Queen Elizabeth II. Mild rippling. Boldly and clearly signed! Fine condition. The Ryder Cup is a biennial men's golf competition between teams from Europe and the USA. The first Ryder Cup, held in Worcester, Massachusetts in 1927, was won by the USA. The second Ryder Cup, held at Moortown Golf Club in Leeds, England, April 26-27, 1929, was won by Great Britain. In 1973, the official title of the British Team was changed from "Great Britain" to "Great Britain and Ireland" to reflect the fact that golfers from the Republic of Ireland had been playing in the Great Britain Ryder Cup team since 1953 while golfers from Northern Ireland had competed since 1947. Since, in addition to players from Great Britain and Ireland, the team has included players from Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Spain and Sweden, it is now generally known as Europe.The British Team who contested for the very first Ryder Cup on English soil in 1929: Team captain George Duncan (1883-1964), Stewart Burns, Abe Mitchell (1887-1947), C.A. Whitcombe (1895-1981), Fred Robson (1885-1952), Ernie Whitcombe (1890-1971), Percy Alliss (1896-1975), Henry Cotton (1907-1987), Archi Compston (1893-1962), and Aubrey Boomer. The USA team included Gene Sarazen and team captain Walter Hagen.

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        Mt Fuji From Yuimachi at Suruga [Suruga, Yui-chô]

      Watanabe, (1930s). Print Print. Near Fine. From Tôkaidô fûkei senshû (Selection of views of the Tokaido). 10-1/8 by 15-1/4 inches. Watanabe seal C in right margin (1929-1942). Strong impression, crest of Mt. Fuji in relief. Signature: Hasui; seal: sui. Two small nicks at upper left, short tear at top margin, not affecting image, else a fine, bright, early image.

      [Bookseller: Eureka Books, ABAA]
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      David McKay Company [1929], 1929, Hardcover, Book Condition: Near Fine in Good dust jacket, First Edition ThusFirst edition thus. Copy #60/200 numbered copies of the American issue signed by Arthur Rackham. [There were an additional 575 numbered copies of the English issue, published by George G. Harrap, and also signed by Arthur Rackham]. There are 12 tipped-in color illustrations, plus additional black and white illustrations, plus pictorial endpapers [all by Arthur Rackham]. White vellum binding, with gold gilt lettering and rules, top edge gilt, with the other edges untrimmed. Generally a Near Fine copy, with tight uncracked hinges. This copy also has an oversized plain paper Dust Wrapper [with the top and bottom edges folded under, but even so the Dust Wrapper is still taller than the book] that is significantly torn and somewhat chipped. Frankly, I do not know whether this Dust Wrapper was original to the book, or added at some later date [although I suspect that the latter is more likely].; Signed by Author

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        Corpse Guards Parade

      London: Victor Gollancz Ltd,, 1929. Octavo. Original black cloth, spine lettered in red. With the dust jacket. Some minor foxing to edges; an excellent copy in the jacket that has sunned spine and edges, and a few nicks to extremities. First edition, first impression. One of Kennedy's earlier books - a light-hearted detective story. From the publisher's archive.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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