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      Putnam's Sons,, New York: 1929 - First U.S. edition. Published in U.K. as BROWN ON RESOLUTION. "'Single-Handed' is blood and thunder, but the blood is real and the thunder, the thunder of the twelve inch guns" --Dublin Evening Mail. Brown, trapped on the most remote island of the Galapagos, has the odds against him. A precursor to Forester's Hornblower novels of the sea. Narrow offset on endpapers, otherwise very good to fine in dust jacket with wear on corners and spine ends, tiny hole at bottom of front panel, and tape reinforcement to verso of spine ends. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quill & Brush, member ABAA]
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        Filmgegner Von Heute - Filmfreunde Von Morgen

      Berlin, Verlag Hermann Reckendorf G. M. B. H., , 1929. Quarto. Original red boards, titles to front board and spine in blue. With the dust jacket. Spine bumped, boards lightly marked, dust jacket with small hole to front panel, edges lightly rubbed and nicked, small stain to verso of back panel. Genuinely scarce in the dust jacket. First edition, first printing. Published to coincide with the Film und Foto Exhibition. Illustrated with many examples of shots and sequences of experimental films of the 1920s by Pudowkin, Marcel Duchamp, Joris Ivens, Man Ray, Richter, René Clair, Eisenstein, Dreyer and others.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Art Forms in Nature

      London: A. Zwemmer,, 1929. Examples From the Plant World Photographed Direct From Nature. With an introduction by Karl Nierendorf. Quarto. Original green cloth, decoration and titles to upper board and spine gilt. With the photographic dust jacket and publisher's card slipcase (a little worn at edges) printed on the spine in black. 120 full page photogravures by Blossfeldt. Some minor spotting but a superb copy in a rather torn and lightly rubbed dust jacket missing a number of very small pieces at the edges and with some internal repair. Scarce in the slipcase. First edition, first impression, English issue with the new preliminaries. A masterpiece of nature photography and one of the greatest and most influential photographic books ever to have been published. Blossfeldt (1865-1932) is "recognised for his extensive and unique collection of photographic plant portraits that reveal the tactile qualities, intricate forms, and uncanny aspects of flora. His fusion of scientific observation, sculptural form and surreal composition pioneered an artistic style that forged new approaches to modern art and photography" (Whitechapel Gallery). The artist was by training a botanist—his use of extreme close-up technique in photographing plants began as part of his study. "Over three decades, Blossfeldt produced 6,000 photographs, using a homemade camera and lens that could magnify a subject by 30 times, to capture the microcosmic aesthetic of his specimens. In 1928, the first of three ground-breaking portfolios was published under the over-arching title Urformen der Kunst (Artforms in Nature). It became an overnight sensation; Blossfeldt was celebrated for discovering a hitherto 'unknown universe' and for his exemplary technical feats as a photographer. The philosopher Walter Benjamin declared that Karl Blossfeldt 'has played his part in that great examination of the inventory of perception, which will have an unforeseeable effect on our conception of the world'" (Southbank Centre).

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Karl Blossfeldt - Urformen der Kunst (dustjacket in photocopy)

      Verlag Ernst Wasmuth, Berlin 1929 - The second edition, which actually has far better printed plates than the 1928 edition. Text in german (14pages), 4to, clothbound, 120 illustrations. Light foxing throughout but not affecting images. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat Paul Nederpel]
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      London: Victor Gollancz Ltd,. 1929. Octavo, pp. [1-6] 7-286 [287-288: blank],. original black cloth, spine panel stamped in yellow-green.. Some tanning to free endpapers (as is usually the case with this. book), else a fine copy in very good printed dust jacket with mild. fading to spine panel, faint vertical crease in front panel, two. short closed tears at edges, and light wear to corner tips with very. slight loss. Quite a nice copy overall. This book is uncommon,. especially in jacket, and is rarely found inscribed or signed by. Visiak. (#104781). First edition. A presentation copy with signed inscription by Visiak to H. Millar dated September 1932. "Visiak is now remembered by macabre enthusiasts for his genuinely original novel MEDUSA (1929). A weird story of a voyage to unknown waters, it earned a dreadful review from the LONDON TIMES when it first appeared, which helped it sink without a trace (the same paper forty years later in Visiak's obituary referred to the book as 'a tour-de- force')" - Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 444. MEDUSA "is a hard to categorize as Lindsay's A VOYAGE TO ARCTURUS (1920). The tale moves gradually, in a slow crescendo, from its beginnings in a normal-seeming nineteenth-century England through adventures at sea and finally into a literal pit of fantasy -- a vast circular hole occupied by the eponymous sea monster which eats sexually aware men alive. The protagonist is a young boy who remains sexually innocent, though haunted by other guilts: he survives while his companions perish." - Clute and Grant (eds), The Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1997), p. 987. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 3-352. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 1636. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 219. Bleiler (1978), p. 200. Reginald 14688.

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc.]
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        Cup of Gold

      Robert M. McBride & Co, New York 1929 - FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE of Steinbeck's first book, in exceedingly rare original dust jacket. New York: Robert M. McBride & Co., 1929. Octavo, original yellow cloth, original dust jacket. Book fine. Dust jacket with splitting at spine fold, fading to spine and front panel, light edgewear and a few creases on back panel; inoffensive ink smudges to dust jacket flap margins, "Steinbeck" written neatly in ink on top margin of flap. An extremely rare unrestored copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Manhattan Rare Book Company, ABAA, ILAB]
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      Compañía Iberoamericana de Publicaciones, Madrid 1929 - Primera edición. Ejemplar encuadernado en media tela con punteras. No conserva cubierta original 181 págs.

      [Bookseller: Valentin Peremiansky]
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        SOBRE LOS ANGELES ( 1927 - 1928 )

      Compañia Ibero - Americana de Publicaciones .-, MADRID 1929 - 181 pp.- C.I.A.P .- muy buen ejemplar , papel del lomo ligeramente oscurecido.- Size: In 8VO [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: MAGNASCO]
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        English Homes: 4 Volume (Period II Vol I Early Tudor 1485-1558, Period III Vol I Late Tudor & Early Stuart 1558-1649, Period IV Vol I Late Stuart 1649-1714 & Vol II The Work of Sir John Van

      London: Country Life Ltd -29 1929 - 4 very large matching hb editions in publisher blue cloth boards with gilt titles to fronts & spines, with no inscriptions & all in superb condition. A fantastic set, of which 2 are 1st editons, all fully illustrated with b/w photos of interiors & exteriors plus plans, etc. (11 x 15.5") **Extremely heavy - please contact bookseller for P&P costs**

      [Bookseller: Berwyn Books]
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        Lady Chatterley's lover including, My skirmish with Jolly Roger / written especially and exclusively as an introduction to this popular edition by D.H. Lawrence

      [Paris : Edward Titus] : Privately printed 1929 - Physical description: viii, 365p ; 19cm. Notes: Second authorized edition: the Author's Unabridged Popular Edition. The novel was initially published in an edition of 1,000 copies by the Orioli Press in Florence in 1928, and was almost immediately pirated by at least four different publishers. Lawrence had always intended to release a cheap version, and was spurred on to do so by the appearance of the unauthorized copies. In 1929 he approached Edward Titus and negotiated an edition to be sold at 60 francs, with a new introduction regarding the pirated printings entitled My Skirmish with Jolly Roger. Highly uncommon in the original wrappers. Good copy, edges worn. Surface split along spine cover. Text block intact. Black vignette to front cover. Lacks original spine title label. Light tanning around the page margins. This unique and rare copy remains quite well-preserved overall. 1 Kg. 365 pp. 1st Edition in this form (2nd authorised edition) [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        The Red Napoleon

      New York: Cape & Smith. (1929). First. First edition. Darkening in the gutters, as always seems the case with this title, else fine in a bright, near fine dustwrapper with a little wear at the crown. A title that resurfaced in the Lost American Classics series, a "Yellow Peril" novel about a Tarter-Mongol tyrant leading his hoards through Europe, into Canada and invading the United States, by an important American war correspondent who lost an eye at Chateau-Thierry and won the Croix de Guerre. Exceptionally uncommon in this condition. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        The Fairy Caravan

      Philadelphia, David Mackay and Co. 1929., 1929. FIRST U.S. EDITION (Precedes the Limited UK Edition, see below), INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. 8vo, pp.225. With the copyright asserted on the title page in blue-black ink in the hand of Beatrix Potter. In addition, she has boldly struck out the 'Philadelphia' portion of the publisher's imprint. A used copy in original green cloth with colour plate illustration laid down to upper. Copy shows some general handling, gilt dulled to back-strip, crease to p.108, ink name and address to pastedown. An important copy, housed in a silk-lined leather clamshell box. In 1929 Miss Potter realised that the publication of the US edition of "Fairy Caravan" would leave her without a British copyright on the work: "It is evident that the English copyright must be secured by me." she wrote at the time. With this in mind she spoke to David Mackay in Philadelphia and asked him to send her one hundred sets of sheets for private binding and publication in Britain. This he did, and Miss Potter took the sheets to George Middleton in Ambleside to be bound. Obviously the US copyright on the title page was no use to either Miss Potter or Mr. Middleton, the likelihood is that Miss Potter wrote the copyright legend herself on a US edition by way of illustration to Mr. Middleton. Book Collector No.271, 'The Great Illustrators'.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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      Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York and London 1929 - Hardcover. Quarter bound cloth and paper boards. Lean to spine, head and tail creased. Cloth chipped along spine and front board. Boards discolored. Extremities rubbed, corners bumped. Previous owner's name in pencil on paste-down endpaper. Bookplate, magazine clippings and paper label tipped in on endpapers. Rear hinge beginning to crack. Dust jacket faded and stained with chips and tears, repaired with tape. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Booked Up, Inc.]
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        Munsell Book of Color vol. 1 & 2 Defining, Explaining, and Illustrated the Fundmental Characteristics of Color

      MUNSELL COLOR COMPANY, BALTIMORE,MARYLAND 1929 - A Revision and Extension of "The Atlas of the Munsell Color System by A. H. Munsell, ex-library copies, Vol 1 red hardback, pages consisting of Hue R, Hue YR, Hue Y, Hue GY, Hue G, Hue BG, Hue B, Hue PB, Hue P, Hue RP, Value, 3, Value 4, Value 5, Value 6, Value 7, Value 8, Value 9, Chroma 2, Chroma 2, Chroma 4 R-Y-G, Chroma 4 B-P-R, Chroma 6 R-Y-G, Chroma 6 B-P-R, Chroma 8 R-Y-G, Chroma 8 B-P-R, Chroma 10, P-R-Y, Hue Special R-Y-G, Hue Special B-P-R Vol II black hard bookplate to inside front cover pages consisting of Hue Symbol 7.5 R, Hue Symbol 10.00 R, Hur Symbol 2.5 YR, Hue Symbol 2.5 Y, Hue Symbol 7.5 Y, Hue Symbol 10.0 Y, Hue Symbol 2.5 GY, Hue Symbol 7.5 GY, Hue Symbol 10.0 GY, Hue Symbol 2.5 G, Hue Symbol 7.5 G, Hue Symbol 10.0 G, Hue Symbol 2.5 BG, Hue Symbol 7.5 BG, Hue Symbol 10.0 BG, Hue Symbol 2.5 B, Hue Symbopl 7.5 B, Hue Symbol 10.0 B, Hue Symbol 2.5 PB, Hue Symbol 10.0 PB, Hue Symbol 2.5 P, Hue Symbol 7.5 P, Hue Symbol 10.0 P, Hue Symbol 2.5 RP, Hue Symbol 7.5 RP, Hue Symbol 10.0 Vo RP, DATE PUBLISHED: 1929 EDITION: STANDARD ED [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Princeton Antiques Bookshop]
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        Der Flurschütz.

      Mainz: Druck der Ernst Ludwig Presse, 1929. - FL0360 8°, 21x14,5 cm. Originalpergamentband auf 5 Bünden mit einem goldgeprägten Rückentitel und einer goldgeprägten Deckelrahmung. 90 (+1) auf Bütten gedruckte Seiten. Der Einband ist minimalst aufgebogen. Innen sauber und fest. Collationiert. Schönes Exemplar. Mit dem folgenden Druck auf der 5. Seite: "Herrn Dr. h.c. Alfred Bock dem vortrefflichen Schilderer oberhessischen Volkstums als festliche Gabe dankbarer Anerkennung zu seinem 70. Geburtstage. Darmstad, am 14. Oktober 1929. Dr. Adelung, Staatspräsident des Volksstaates Hessen". -- Druck der Ernst Ludwig Presse. Hergestellt für Freunde des Dichters in einhundertundfünfunddreißig nicht für den Handel bestimmten Abzügen. Mainz 1929. 750

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat und Buchhandlung Carl Wegner]
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        Winnie-the-Pooh. With Decorations by Ernest H. Shepard.

      London: Methuen & Co 1929 - Eighth edition, 8vo, (xvi), 158, (2) pp. Illustrations throughout, map endpapers. Signed by the Author on the title page. Original gilt decorated green cloth, t.e.g., some light marks and wrinkling, spine ends rubbed.

      [Bookseller: Bow Windows Bookshop (ABA, ILAB)]
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        A ROOM OF ONE'S OWN.

      Leonard and Virginia Woolf at the Hogarth Press, London.,1929 - FIRST EDITION. Small 8vo. Fine, clean copy finely bound in recent full brown morocco, raised bands, gilt. Single gilt ruled border on boards. Top edge gilt. A Lovely copy. :

      [Bookseller: Paul Foster. - ABA & PBFA Member.]
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        Innen Dekoration. Die Gesamte Wohnungskunst in Bild Und Wort.

      Alexander Koch,, Darmstadt, 1929 - Disponibili le 16 annate pubblicate dal 1929 (anno XL) fino al 1944 (anno LV e fine della pubblicazione). Le annate 1929-1935 solidamente legate in volumi di cm. 32, mezza pergamena dell'epoca con titoli in oro su tasselli ai dorsi (il 1929 in tela editoriale decorata). Le successive annate (1936-1944) in fascicoli sciolti con brossure orig. ill. Complessivemente eccellente stato di conservazione. Ca. 8.000 pagine con migliaia di illustrazioni e tavole fuori testo (anche a colori). Si segnala che i fascicoli 7 e 8 del 1940 sono due numeri speciali sulla Germania alla VII triennale di Milano, gli anni 1943 e 1944, inoltre, sono composti da meno fascicoli in quanto il periodo bellico impose il passaggio della rivista da mensile a trimestrale per poi decretarne la fine, nell'aprile 1944. Ampia ed interessante documentazione sull'arte decorativa per la casa in cui vengono raffigurate tutte le avanguardie del design del tempo, prevalentemente riguardante il mobilio, l'arredamento, le stoffe e l'illuminazione. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Benacense]
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      Scribner's and Sons, New York 1929 - First Edition Of Wilson's First Book Of Poetry. 8vo. A fine copy in dustwrapper. The author's first collection containing 26 poems, three translations, three nonesense pieces & some prose. Very scarce in collectible condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        HIVER CARAÏBE. Documentaire.

      - Paris, Flammarion, 1929, 18x19. Broché, sous couverture rempliée. Non ébarbé. Édition originale, tirée à 2640 exemplaires, celui-ci l'un des 175 sur Hollande (2ème papier après 65 Japon). Très bon exemplaire. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie de l'Univers]
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        Lewis Et Irène. Gravures Au Burin De Louis Caillaud.

      Édition limitée. Voir nos photos, Cercle Lyonnais du Livre, Paris, 255pp, 1929. Un des 162 ex. sur papier vélin de Hollande (Papeteries Pannekoek). Environ 35 burins en taille douce in et hors texte d'inspiration réaliste de Louis Caillaud. Fort in-4 en feuilles, couv. rempliée avec quelques marques sur les plats et le dos muet, intérieur propre légèrement jauni en marge sur certaines ff. Bel et rare ex. Envoi soigné! (G7)

      [Bookseller: Libri Relives]
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        Une Etape de l'Evolution Haitienne

      Port-au-Prince, Haiti: Imprimerie "La Presse". [1929]. First. First edition. Large octavo. 208pp. Printed wrappers. Text in French. Small chip and very faint stain on the front wrap, a little soiling and light wear, else a near fine copy. Price-Mars is generally considered to have been Haiti's foremost thinker of the 20th Century. This is an exploration of the sociology and psychology of Haiti and Haitians, and an examination of outside opinions of Haiti as they are expressed in literature and travel writing. Scarce. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Good Gestes

      London; Murray; 1929; - 1st colonial edition, published same year as first edition;book is VG, with previous owners name on front free endpaper, in a VG DJ with light wear, the DJ quite colorful, showing the 3 brothers Geste in uniform, arm in arm, in front of an oasis village. Scarce in DJ. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Walt Barrie Rare Books]
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      London: John Lane, The Bodley Head, 1929 - Octavo. Original light tan cloth, titles to spine and upper board in blue. With the dust jacket. Spine rolled and toned, a little spotting and toning to endpapers, lower edges dulled. A very good copy in the rubbed and nicked jacket with a minor crease to the upper panel, some faint spotting to the spine panel, and a short closed tear repaired with tape to the verso. First UK edition, first impression, originally published in the US the previous year. This novel of the First World War follows the adventures of a squad of eight Americans, and was based on the author's own experience with the 111th Infantry during 1918.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Bolton Wanderers V Portsmouth 1929 (f.a. Cup Final) Football Programme

      1929 - Official programme for the 1929 FA Cup Final between Bolton Wanderers and Portsmouth. Bolton won 2-0. Slight creasing to covers and staple rust bleeding to centrepages, which are becoming detached. Very good.

      [Bookseller: Sportspages]
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        Rope ( First UK Printing )

      Constable 1929 - A first UK printing published by Constable in 1929. The BOOK is in VERY GOOD + condition with original patterned wrappers with flaps.Title labels to front and spine.Book retains the publisher’s original price to the front flap (2/-).Spine rubbed and frayed with damage to label and lower half. Slight lean.Text block age tanned as expected.Front and rear covers show patterned period design very well.Book is clean with no inscriptions.Very scarce title as first printing. The book was made into an iconic film in 1948 by Alfred Hitchcock.Scarce. Ashtonrarebooks welcomes direct contact. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Couleurs. Contes avec des gravures de J.-E. Laboureur

      Paris, Camille Bloch, 1929., 1929. En feuillets sous couverture rempliée, chemise et étui.. 16/23,5 cm, 225 pp;, 3 ff.. Ouvrage illustré par Laboureur, 13 planches en couleurs à pleine page, 13 bandeaux, 9 culs de lampe et une vignette à la page de titre (serpentes conservées). Exemplaire n° 252/280 tiré sur vélin blanc de Rives. Très bel exemplaire, pas de rousseurs, couleurs très fraiches.. Photos sur demande.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Traits et Caracteres]
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        LE CHASSEUR VERT. Gravures de J. E. Laboureur.

      1929 - Paris, Editions Orion, 1929. In-quarto (197 X 250) broché, couverture rempliée ; (1) f. blanc, faux-titre, frontispice, titre, V-248 pages, (5) ff. Tache brune au dos se prolongeant légèrement sur le premier plat. PREMIER TIRAGE des SEPT COMPOSITIONS ORIGINALES gravées au burin de Jean-Emile LABOUREUR, dont un frontispice, cinq hors-texte et un cul-de-lampe. Tirage limité à 351 EXEMPLAIRES, celui-ci UN des 300 numérotés sur vélin blanc à la cuve B.F.K. des papeteries de RIVES (n°360). BEL EXEMPLAIRE. NICE COPY. PICTURES AND MORE DETAILS ON REQUEST. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Association Copy] A Florentine Christmas of a Century Ago

      Giulio Giannini & Son, Florence 1929 - 12mo. Patterned color paper wraps, printed label on cover. Color frontis, one engraving, borders in green and orange. An amazing and exceedingly rare association between two of the three principal female Brandywine artists, Violet Oakley and Elizabeth Shippen Green (the other was J.W. Smith). Signed in attractive cursive hand across the whole the front free endpaper: "Merrie Christmas Greetings/ to/ Elizabeth- the Queen/ and/ Huger- the King/ from Violet/ "Cogslea"/ December/ 1930." Huger, of course, referring to Elizabeth Shippen Green's husband, Huger Elliot. A monumental and endearing inscription. Association copies of books between the Brandywine artists are vanishingly scarce. Book is fine.

      [Bookseller: Edward Nudelman Rare Books]
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        Del Teatro Teatrale ossia Del teatro

      Roma: Edizioni Tiber. 1929. First. First edition. Quarto. 212pp., with 200 black & white photographs and illustrations of Bragaglia's Futurist theatre set designs. Publisher's maroon cloth with two inset printed paper labels on the front board. Darkening to the board edges, light scattered staining to the endleaves, good or better. Warmly Inscribed by the author on the title page to Hallie Flanagan, with Flanagan's signature and engraved bookplate on the front pastedown, and with the Italian Authors and Publishers Association embossed stamp: "Societa Italiana degli Autori ed Editori, Roma" on the title page. Hallie Flanagan is best known for her 1931 play Can You Hear Their Voices?, and as Director of the Federal Theatre Project (FTP) under the Works Progress Administration (WPA). She was the first woman awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship, which allowed her to travel throughout Europe and Russia for fourteen months in 1926-27 studying modern theatre. She met and befriended many of the greatest playwrights of the age including Lady Gregory, Konstantin Stanislavsky, Luigi Pirandello, and the great Italian Futurist writer, photographer, and director Anton Bragaglia. A nice association between two leading forces in early 20th Century theatre. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Vselii Chas (Happy Hour)

      Leningrad: Ezh, 1929. Leningrad: Ezh, 1929. 8vo, pictorial wrappers, color lithograph covers in green, red, black and cream; on the rear cover, the vignettes surround a list of titles by Marshak. Fine. A twenty four page selection from some of the titles of the collaboration between poet and artist, including Pudel (Poodle), Tsirk (Circus), Morozhenoe (Ice Cream), Zagadka (Riddles), Mishi (Mice), Loshad (Horse) and others. Vibrant animated illustrations in black on each page by Lebedev, the greatest Russian children’s book artist. MoMA, Russian Avant-garde Book 1232. Not in Cotsen catalogue. . Pictorial Wrappers. Fine.. Illus. by Lebedev... 8vo.

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      . Zustand: Como Nuevo Einband: Encuadernacion de tapa dura. Barcelona. Versio Catalana de Lluis Deztany de la Gran "Societe des etudes rabelaisiennes" de Paris. 1929.C+434pag+4h. Conte un retrat gravat d l'autor a l'aigua-fort de Ricard Canals. Edicio numerada (N° 88). Bon exemplar. Ref 20 Biblioteca A.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Anticuaria Marc & Antiques]
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        Montparnasse: Bars, Cafe, Dancings

      Editions Bonamour, Paris 1929 - *First edition. Folio. Text in folios with ten individual prints laid in. Stamp of an arts commission on front wrap, gift inscription, some soiling and small stains on the wrappers, very good. Copy number 256 of 400 numbered copies on Madagascar paper with the prints handcolored by the artist (there were also a 100 on Japon). Wonderful bar scenes from post-War Paris. *OCLC* locates a single copy at Vanderbilt, one assumes most copies were broken up for the prints. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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      MACMILLAN, LONDON 1929 - Volumi in-12° 155x110 mm., legatura artistica in pieno marocchino rosso con dorso a cinque nervi con ricchi fregi e titoli in oro, piatti con cornici in oro e figure in oro ai piatti anteriori, tagli dorati e dentelle in oro, ex-libris ai contropiatti, pp. XII-230 + XII-202, 42 + 50 illustrazioni in nero di John Tenniel. Ottimo stato di conservazione con minimi difetti. Meravigliosa coppia di volumi, legatura artistica in piena pelle rossa con ricchi fregi al dorso e figure del "Bianconiglio" e della "Red Queen" impresse in oro ai piatti. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Barsetshire Novels of Anthony Trollope

      nbsp;Basil Blackwell - Oxford 1929 - The complete set of this well known and very sought after edition of Trollope, editied by Michael Sadleir still in the original binding as called for and clean and bright internally apart from the endpapers as usual. One of 525 unnumbered sets limited edition. Complete set of fourteen green hardback volumes:The Warden (1855)Barchester Towers, Volume the First(1857)Barchester Towers, Volume the Second (1857)Doctor Thorne, Volume the First (1858)Doctor Thorne, Volume the Second (1858)Framley Parsonage, Volume the First (1861)Framley Parsonage, Volume the Second (1861)The Small House at Allington, Volume the First (1864)The Small House at Allington, Volume the Second (1864)The Last Chronicle of Barset, Volume theFirst (1867)The Last Chronicle of Barset, Volume theSecond (1867)The Last Chronicle of Barset, Volume theThird (1867)The Last Chronicle of Barset, Volume theFourth (1867)An Autobiography (1883)Anthony Trollope (April 24, 1815 December 6, 1882) became one of the most successful, prolific and respected English novelists of the Victorian era. Some of Trollope's best-loved works, known as the Chronicles of Barsetshire, revolve around the imaginary county of Barsetshire; he also wrote penetrating novels on political, social, and gender issues and conflicts of his day. The Chronicles of Barsetshire is a series of six novels by the English author Anthony Trollope, set in the fictitious cathedral town of Barchester. They concern the dealings of the clergy, the gentry, and the political, amatory, and social maneuverings that go on among and between them. Condition: The bindings are tight and firm with all covers and internal pages attached. There is wear to the extremities, including bumping to the edges and water stains to the edge of the front and rear boards. The titles are visible on all the spines except for 'The Warden'. Internally the pages are generally clean and bright, apart from the occasional handling mark and mild spots. The front and end papers are more spotted. Overall the volumes are in good condition. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books PBFA]
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        Mes propriétés.

      J. Fourcade 1929 - - J. Fourcade, Paris 1929, 14x19,5cm, broché. - Edition en grande partie originale, un des 250 exemplaires numérotés sur Hollande, seuls grands papiers avec 20 Japon. Rare et bel exemplaire. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Long Ago Told (Huh-Kew Ah-Kah): Legends of the Papago Indians (Inscribed and signed by Wright!)

      NY and London: D. Appleton, 1929. Later printing of 1st edition. Hardcover. Third printing (same year as first), with (3) following text. Tiny stain at spine, which is the slightest bit faded, else a lovely copy with virtually no wear. No dust jacket. INSCRIBED in Wright's hand: "To Leon Williams from his son Percy, via Harold Bell Wright who wishes the father of his friend many happy returns of the day." Also SIGNED in full by the author on the title page and dated "Tucson, Ariz. 1932." Signed by author.

      [Bookseller: Dewydell Books and Prints]
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        This Day in History - Orpheus Invents the Recital, February, 10, 5287 B. C.

      n.p., 1929 - Lively, whimsical scene of of musician in a leopard skin toga surrounded by all the animals of the jungle, including a monkey with progamme in hand making a shushing gesture, and a glowering lion. Irvin was the first art editor of the New Yorker magazine and created its first cover and many others. Most of his original art was donated to institutions and rarely comes on the market. "The invaluable Irvin, artist, ex-actor, wit, and sophisticate about town and country, did more to develop the style and excellence of The New Yorker's drawings and covers than anyone else, and was the main and shining reason that the magazine's comic art in the first two years was far superior to its humorous prose" - James Thurber Published in "Musical America", February 10, 1929. 13 x 10 inches (sight). Watercolor illustration on board, signed lower left. Framed and matted [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Le Chasseur Vert

      Editions Orion, Paris 1929 - Limited edition. Quarto: [4], [front.], [title], v, [vi], 248, [249], [4] pp. (21 x 25 cm). French. Very good in three quarter green morocco on green cloth, gold tooling, with moderate wear to the edges and joints, light fading to the spine, and very light scattered foxing to some text pages, else near fine. With seven fine etchings by Jean Emile Laboureur. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Icones Farlowianae. Illustrations of the larger Fungi of eastern North America by William Gilson Farlow. With descriptive text by Edward Angus Burt.

      . Cambridge, MA, The Farlow Library and Herbarium of Harvard University, 1929. Folio (35.5 x 28.2 cm). x, 120 pp., 103 very fine full colour plates after watercolours of Joseph Bridgham and printed by the Boston Heliotype Printing Company. Original full green buckram with gilt titles to the front cover and spine.* Quite rare and wonderfully illustrated limited edition. According to Volbracht, this is the only large iconography of the [North] American mushrooms, very expensively produced. Some offsetting, otherwise a good, unmarked copy. The binding is very good. Schliemann, 296; Stafleu and Cowan, 1742; Volbracht, 576..

      [Bookseller: Dieter Schierenberg BV]
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