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        America in the Skyways

      Akron, Ohio: [Goodyear Zeppelin Corporation]. Very Good. 1929. Limited/Numbered Edition. Blue Felt-Covered Boards. Number 363 of an unspecified limitation. This copy belonging to Martin Davey of the Davey Tree Co. In original felt lined box and exotic-motif glassine jacket; beveled boards inlaid with a 3 inch (7cm) "duralumin" (the modified aluminum from which the American Dirigibles were skeletonized) medal commemorating the book's etiology, i.e., the laying of the initial "ring" of the U.S. Navy's ZRS-4 (USS Akron) Zeppelin on November 7th, 1929. Housed in a modern quarter morocco silvered-lettered slipcase.; Quarto; Additional images and further information provided upon request. .

      [Bookseller: Virginia Book Shop, Inc.]
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      New York: The Fountain Press, 1929. - Blue cloth, stamped in gilt, red morocco label, t.e.g. Usual slight fading at edges of blue endsheets, minor rubbing to spine tips and a few minor flecks to cloth; a nice copy. First published issue, likely preceded by the largely aborted issue intended to consist of 712 copies under Crosby Gaige's imprint. Copy #101 of 642 numbered copies, signed by the author. WADE 164. MODERN MOVEMENT 56b.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature, ABAA]
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        Es Kommt Der Neue Fotograf!

      Berlin: Verlag Hermann Reckendorf, 1929. Fine in a very good jacket with several repaired tears and areas of semiprofessional restoration visible at the verso.. First Edition. Quarto. Werner Gräff's seminal anthology of New Vision photography, published around the time of the landmark photo exhibition, Film und Foto. (Parr / Badger, v. 1, 98; Open Book 74-75; Auer 136).

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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      Philadelphia: David McKay Company [1929], 1929 First 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. First Edition Thus. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Good.

      [Bookseller: Other Worlds Bookstore]
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        The Dain Curse

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1929. First edition, first printing. First state, with "dopped in" on line 19 of page 260. Octavo, original cloth. In near fine condition. An exceptional copy of Dashiell Hammet's second novel. The detective known only as The Continental Op investigates a theft of diamonds from the Leggett family of San Francisco. The plot involves a supposed curse on the Dain family, said to inflict sudden and violent deaths upon those in their vicinity. Edgar Leggett's wife is a Dain, as is his daughter Gabrielle Leggett. The novel was adapted into a CBS television miniseries in 1978 by director E.W. Swackhamer and producer Martin Poll, which starred James Coburn, Hector Elizondo and Jean Simmons.

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        Stephy. Avec huit (8) lithographies de Maurice BARRAUD (Acht ganzseitige schwarz/weiss Lithographien, davon 1 auf hellgrauem Titelblatt) (Edition originale)

      / Mermod, 1929. / 106 S. / Grauer Ledereinband (von (Emil) KRETZ, Basel (1896-1960) auf hinterem innerem Einbanddeckel an unterer Lederkante in grau Prägung: Kretz, Basel), mit 5 Bünden, geprägter Deckelvignette, geprägten Einbandverzierungen, geprägtem Rückentitel und Original Schuber mit Lederkanten (Rücken Licht bedingt etwas angebräunt (Einband sonst leichtere Gebrauchsspuren). Schuber mit leichteren Gebrauchsspuren, leichterer Material bedingter Abdruck auf dem Vorsatz/Nachsatzblatt von grauer Ledereinfassung an den inneren Einbanddeckeln (siehe Abbildung). Buchblock und Inhalt sonst satt, sauber und sehr gut erhalten) ***Preis in SFR. 720.--*** . ***Tire a 10 Chine avec une suite rehaussee, numerotes de 1 a X, 300 Chine numerotes 1 a 300, par Kundig a Geneve, may 1929*** ***Dieses Exemplar trägt die Nummer 204 (von 300 Exemplaren)***

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      Harper, 1929-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good. FIRST EDITION. New York: Harper, 1929. 326 pp. First edition, first printing. (Stated "First Edition" on copyright page.) Very Good+ hardcover in Fair original dust jacket. Book itself is in very nice shape for its age. Clean pages and sturdy binding. Wear at tips, small wear spot to spine. Light offsetting to ffep from bookmark. Jacket is mylar-protected, has noticeable wear to front panel and spine, sunning to and chips missing from spine panel, small chip in top of front panel and tear at top of back panel. Clear tape on verso attaching panels. Original price intact ($2.50).Key Harlem Renaissance figure Claude McKay's acclaimed novel of jazz-age black life in Marseilles, France. Quite uncommon in its original jacket.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Icones Farlowianae, Illustrations of the Larger Fungi of Eastern North America

      Cambridge, MA: Farlow Library and Herbarium of Harvard University, 1929. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine. One of 500 copies printed. x, 120 pp, with 103 color plate, each accompanied by descriptive text. Original green cloth with gilt lettering. No dust jacket. Corners lightly bumped, else a fine copy. Letter from the librarian at the Farlow Herbarium regarding purchase of the book laid in. Oversized: shipping cost will be more than standard for priority or international orders. Farlow's research on plant diseases "helped lay the foundations for a science of phytopathology. His investigations of potato rot, diseases of oranges and olives, mildews of grapes, black knot of plum and cherry, and onion smut considered the taxonomic, physiological, and pathological nature of the causal fungi. He stressed the importance of understanding fungal life cycles in order to recommend control strategies for plant diseases...Through his own collecting, purchases of collections, and the assistance of students and correspondents, Farlow built the world-renowned collection that would later bear his name. To augment the herbarium, he created an outstanding reference library on the fungi and lower forms of plants" (ANB).

      [Bookseller: Walkabout Books, ABAA]
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        3 eigenh. Briefe mit U. ("R. Slatin").

      [Wohl Meran], 1929.. Zusammen (1+3+2 =) 6 SS. auf 4 Bll. Gr.-4to.. An einen "lieben Herrn Doctor und Freund": "Leider kann ich nicht Donnerstag wie beabsichtigt durch Bozen fahren - Anne Marie fiebert leider so stark daß der Arzt die Reise nicht erlaubt - hoffentlich geht es bald besser so Gott will! [...]" (Br. v. "Dienstag [1]929"). - "[...] Ich bin schon seit Wochen in Sorge um Anne Maries Gesundheit! Anfang Mai fing sie mit meinem [!] Bronchial Catarrh an, der vorüber ging - aber Temperaturen blieben. Da Dr. Spitaler nach einiger Zeit bekannte, daß er die Ursache nicht finden konnte - ging ich zu Dr. Gara [?] - dort wurde sie genau untersucht und durchleuchtet - der constatirte daß sie stark an Drüsen leidet. Also hieß es Höhenluft - das hilft! Nun ist die Kleine seit 1ten Juni am Vigil Joch - doch die Höhenluft hat nicht die Schuldigkeit gethan - obzwar sie auch nach Vorschrift nur auf dem Liegestuhl lebt! Sie ißt mäßig - schläft gut - sieht nicht schlecht aus - hat aber immer Abends 37.7 - 38° (internal gemessen). Ich habe mich nun entschlossen sie nach St. Blasien im Schwarzwald in das Sanatorium des Prof. Dr. Backmeister zu bringen um sie unter continuirlicher ärztlicher Controlle zu haben [...]" (Br. v. 5. Juli). - "[...] Ich war 4 Wochen in Hall - verspüre aber sehr wenig von den Erfolgen der Kur. - Von meiner Tochter habe ich im ganzen genommen gute Nachrichten, doch will sie Prof. Backmeister bis Ende des Jahres in St. Blasien behalten um sie ein für alle Male von ihrem Leiden zu kuriren [...]" (Br. v. 20. September). - Die Tochter Slatin-Paschas (geb. 1916) sollte von ihrem Leid geheilt werden und im Alter von 91 Jahren im November d. J. 2007 versterben. - Jeweils auf Briefpapier mit gedr. Adresse. - Im linken Rand gelocht (stellenweise geringf. Buchstabenberührung).

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris, Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        The Complete Poetry of Gaius Valerius Catullus

      London: Fanfrolico Press, 1929. Tall octavo, signed numbered edition, includes numerous wood engraved illustrations, untrimmed, just a little browning to the edges of the pages as common; a crisp copy, top edges gilt, in full brown crushed morocco, title in gilt to spine. A very attractive copy from a limited edition published by the Fanfrolico Press. The accomplished translation is by Jack Lindsay, with a dedication to his brother Phillip Lindsay. Jack Lindsay founded Fanfrolico with P. R. Stephenson and John Kirtley in 1926, with much support from Norman Lindsay. The press published many de luxe editions of Jack Lindsay's translations from the classics. Here the beautifully-executed wood-engravings are by Lionel Ellis. Number 103, signed by Lindsay.

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        Early Indian Sculpture, 2 volumes

      The Pegasus Press / Harcourt, Brace and Company. Good. 1929. B000Q6O6NK Good. (Binding: Hardcover, Jacket: No Jacket) Cloth, 32 cm, 2 volumes, xlvi + 137 pages. + 161 collotype . B000Q6O6NK .

      [Bookseller: Moe's Books]
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        All Quiet On The Western Front

      Little Brown and Co. 1929 - The First American Edition printed by Little Brown and Company in 1929.The BOOK is in VERY GOOD+ condition.A little fading in places on the spine.Titling remains bright.A little offsetting otherwise the book is tight,clean and free from inscriptions.Pink top-stain still present.The WRAPPER is just about VERY GOOD - condition and is the correct first issue with 'first american printing 100,000 copies' on the lower rear flap and price of $2.50 to the front flap.The wrapper has a chip to the lower spine and show signs of edge wear and creasing.Evidence of tape reinforcement in places to the verso (see photos). Having said all that,it looks very presentable in the removable Brodart protector.A key WW1 title and scarce in the first issue wrapper. ashtonrarebooks welcomes direct contact. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Midt i en Jaerntid -.

      . 2 bd. Orig. udgave. Kbhvn. 1929. 260 + 240 s. Paent og rent eksemplar indbundet ubeskaret med de orig. omslag i smukt privat halvlaeder med guldtryk pa rygge. * Med dedikation fra forfatteren..

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      Published by Cecil Palmer, 1929. 1st edition.. Hardback. Good. Illustrated by King, Jessie M.. Almost very good condition with no wrapper. Large format. Blue pictorial printed paper boards. Yellow, blue & white pictorial endpapers. Bright two tone and full colour illustrations throughout. 56 pages. An excellent example of Jessie M. King's illustrative style. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few scuff marks and indentation marks to covers. Bottom 2-3" of backstrip are MISSING. Some wear to rest of spine. Child's name in ink to verso of front endpaper. Inscription in ink dated 1930 to verso of frontis. Some grubby marks to some pages, with foxing/browning; tiny spots of surface paper damage. Illustrations are still bright. [R]

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      London, Cecil Palmer, (1929).FIRST EDITION, (1929). 4to, 285 x 230 mm, 11¼ x 8¾ inches, bright colour illustrated boards by King (different upper and lower) blue and yellow pictorial endpapers, 56 pages. Coloured frontispiece, orange and grey title illustration and 11 enchanting full page coloured illustrations plus very pretty smaller monochrome and 2 colour illustrations all around the text in wide borders. Spine worn, discoloured and lacking some surface paper ("Bedtime Story" still visible, see image), corners slightly worn, board edges rubbed, no inscriptions, tiny graze to Dedication page with partial loss of "W", an occasional pale fingermark, page 23 has some old pencil marks on lower blank half, erased but signs still visible, tiny closed edge tear to 1 margin, 10 mm (½") chip to 1 lower inner margin with short closed tear, no loss of text or image, small split to top and bottom of centre fold on rear endpapers. A good copy of a scarce book, lacking glassine dustwrapper. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton P.B.F.A.]
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        Exquisite Framed Display! Babe Ruth signed photograph picturing him in Yankee pinstripes in 1921 at the Polo Grounds as engineers and surveyors worked on the plans for ?The House That Ruth Built? across the river in The Bronx

      n.p., n.d. Exquisite Framed Display! Photograph Signed "To Joe Fareno / Harlem Golden Gloves / Bantam weight / Champion 1929 / From / Babe Ruth." Bold fountain pen signature, strength 9/10. Sepiatone, 4? x 9? image, overall 7" x 9.5? (visible). Intricately matted with two different 9? x 13? (visible) black & white photographs depicting Ruth, one a full-length shot after swinging his bat, the other a half-length portrait seated in the dugout, the Yankees logo, and two informational metallic plates. Exquisitely housed in a tastefully executed 45.5? x 27.5? shadowbox. In apparent fine condition.On February 6, 1921, Babe Ruth?s 26th birthday, ?The New York Times? headlined ?Yankees to Build Stadium in Bronx.? On February 7th, the ?Times? reported that ?during the day [February 6th] several hundred persons visited the future scene of Babe Ruth?s home-run activities...? The signed photograph here offered pictures a full-length photograph of 26-year-old Babe Ruth, in his home Yankee pinstripes, bef

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        Ms. Brief mit eigenh. U. ("Alban Berg").

      Wien, 29. XII. 1929.. 1½ SS. Gr.-4to. Mit zweizeiliger eh. Nachschrift und U. von Helene Berg.. Ausführlicher und freundschaftlicher Brief an den Komponisten Paul von Klenau: "[...] Von den mir bekannten Tagen Deines Wiener Sejours (ich traf Dich am 15. November im Scherchenkonzert und nahm Deine Abreise für den 15. Dezember an) von diesen 30 Tagen also war ich selbst fast 10 Tage abwesend (Essen), eine Woche krank, hatte (zum erstenmal in meinem Leben) eine öffentliche Klavierbegleitung - mit vorhergehender Gesangs-Korrepetition und Klavierüben - zu leisten, zwei Vorträge vorzubereiten, vier Tage der Wiener Staatsoper quasi zur Verfügung zu stehen (mit dem Oldenburger Korrepetitor), Vorbereitungen für die obige Reise und für Weihnachten zu treffen; und die Zwischenzeit mit Briefschreiben und Telefonieren und Stundengeben auszufüllen. Und da spreche ich nur von mir. Auch Dir ist es in diesen 30 Tagen nicht anders ergangen. Jedenfalls wäre es ein Wunder gewesen, wenn die paar Stunden der Muße, die uns beiden vielleicht gerade noch geblieben sind, so auf die Minute zusammen gefallen wären, daß wir sie zusammen hätten verbringen können [...] Anbei findest Du lieber Paul eine Liste, die meine Bruchstücke betrifft, Ich habe die Partitur eben durchgeblättert in der Absicht, Dir darüber vielleicht ein oder die andere Bemerkung (aus meinen Erfahrungen heraus) zu sagen. Und sehe nun, daß es ein ganzer Haufen geworden ist: Druckfehler, neue Retouchen und kleine Unklarheiten in dem, was ich gewollt habe. Ich habe sie stückweise im Telegrammstil angeführt: möchte aber jetzt hinzufügen, daß ich Dich bitte bei jedem einzelnen Punkt bitte, ihn zu berücksichtigen. Du mögest also überall lesen statt etwa: Takt so und so mf! richtig: bitte mf! Und es ist klar daß dieses bitte auch unausgesprochen ein Danke zur Folge hat. Ãœberflüssigerweise hab ich mich auch über die Sprechstimmbehandlung ausgelassen. Ich hab ja ganz vergessen, daß in den Gurreliedern auch ein Sprecher vorkommt, Du also längst vollauf und aus eigenster Erfahrung orientiert bist [...]".

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris, Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        English Reports. Full Reprint. 100 Miscellaneous vols. (of 178)

      1929. A Monument of English Legal Scholarship English Reports. Full Reprint [1220-1873]. Edinburgh and London: William Green & Sons; Stevens & Sons, 1900-1929. Odd/Miscellaneous volumes available. We have 100 (of 178) volumes available. 29 volumes worn original calf repaired with tape, upper black, red and lower black spine labels; 13 volumes original tan buckram, upper black, red and lower black spine labels; 58 volumes bound in green buckram with gilt spine lettering. Light to moderate shelfwear and soiling, hinges of some volumes cracked or starting. Ex-library with stamps. Overall good to very good condition, internally sound. See digital image. USD 750.00 or USD 25.00 Each * This record contains volumes: 7; 10; 11; 13; 15; 18; 21 to 34; 43 to 49; 64 to 71; 86 to 92; 100; 103 to 134; 142 to 149; 157 to 166; 168 to 174. The English Reports are a full reprint of all reports (prior to The Law Reports), except the Year Books and the collateral reports of the period, retaining in bracket the original page numbers. "This is a literal reprint of English cases together with their original footnotes...where a decision has been affected by subsequent legislation, the fact has also been mentioned...": Winfield, The Chief Sources of English Legal History 196-197. Marke 14..

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        Sovremennaja architektura Nr. 5. / Architektur der Gegenwart Nr. 5..

      Moskau, Staatlicher Verlag Moskau, 1929. Kl.-4°, 153 -184 S., zahlr. Abb, Geheftet., Etwas knapp beschnitten (Paginierung beschnitten), 3 Durchstiche beim Rücken, sonst gutes Exemplar. Preis in CHF: 495. Text russ. Gestaltung Warwara Stepanowa. Inhalt: M. Barschtsch,u. M. Ssinjawsky. Ginsburg u. Milinis - Wohnhaus der Beamten des Finanzvolkskommissariats. W. u. G. Mowtschan - Elektrotechnische Institut in Moskau. Le Corbusier, P. Jeanneret - Villa zu Garche. - Zum Teil Ãœberschriften auf deutsch. Pro Jahr erschienen 6 Hefte.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Peter Petrej]
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        Städtebauliche Probleme in amerikanischen Städten und ihre Rückwirkung auf den deutsche Städtebau.

      Berlin, Deutsche Bauzeitung, 1929.. 108 Seiten. OriginalGanzleinen, etwas fleckig, siehe Foto. 1. Auflage in dieser Form. 4°, 30 x 21 cm.. Seite 79ff Anzeigen. Außer dem genannten Mangel,sehr gutes und frisches Exemplar. Durchgängig reich illustriert. Full illustrated with photographs. Original cloth with spots, First edition in bookform of the articles in the Deutsche Bauzeitung. Illustrated with architectural photographs. Beside the spots a good copy!

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        The Poetic and Dramatic Works of Alfred Lord Tennyson

      Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston and New York 1929 - Hardcover. Seven Volumes. Quarter bound cloth and paper boards with leather label on spine. Labels rubbed and chipped, spine discolored. Very nice set. Introduction by Henry Van Dyke. Large Paper Edition. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        All Quiet on the Western Front

      Boston: Little, Brown & Company. Very Good in As New dust jacket. 1929. First American Edition. First Printing. Hard Cover. First American Edition (stated), First Printing. Publisher's full gray cloth, red and black letteriing on spine and cover. Originally published in Germany in January of 1929, the text was translated into English by A. W. Wheen and published in London in April of 1929. This is the first printing of the first American edition, published in June of that same year. . Spine mildly soiled, top edges sunned, former owner's signature on ffep, else fine, tight, square and clean. The new FACSIMILE dust jacket, in Mylar, is in perfect condition. VERY GOOD/AS NEW. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (vi), 291 pp .

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        Weihnachtsverkauf Occasion. Ab 18. Nov. Wien I. Kärtner Str. 41 v 32.

      Wien, 1929 - Wien, 1929. Orig. Werbekarte [15,3 x 12,1 cm]. Mit der gedruckten Signatur "Likarz". - Karte ist gelaufen. Winzige Randläsur. Schönes Exemplar. Deutsch Orig. Werbekarte [15,3 x 12,1 cm].

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      Cecil Palmer 1929 - 1st 1929. Almost very good condition with no wrapper. Large format. Blue pictorial printed paper boards. Yellow, blue & white pictorial endpapers. Bright two tone and full colour illustrations throughout. 56 pages. An excellent example of Jessie M. King's illustrative style. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few scuff marks and indentation marks to covers. Bottom 2-3" of backstrip are MISSING. Some wear to rest of spine. Child's name in ink to verso of front endpaper. Inscription in ink dated 1930 to verso of frontis. Some grubby marks to some pages, with foxing/browning; tiny spots of surface paper damage. Illustrations are still bright. [R] [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Der Flurschütz.

      Mainz: Druck der Ernst Ludwig Presse, 1929.. 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. #FL0360

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      . Zustand: Bien Einband: Encuadernacion de tapa blanda. Paris. 1929-1930. 27X18. Direction Artistique: G. P. Joumard. 3 Revistas: 1re, Num 10-1930, 11 Annee, 10Pag+17 Bellas laminas. 2re, Num 4-1930-11 Annee. 6Pag+16 Bellas Laminas. 3re. Num 5-1929-10 Annee, 9Pag+18 Bellas laminas. c'est magnifique. Ref 5.2 Biblioteca A.

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        Manifest du Surréalisme. Poisson soluble. Augmentée d'une préface et de la lettre aux voyantes. Frontispice de Max Ernst.

      Ã‰ditions Kra,, Paris, 1929 - Paris, Éditions Kra, (1929). 8°. 206 + 1 S. OBrosch. Nouvelle augm. Edition. Neue erw. Aufl. In franz. Sprache. Mit dem Frontispiz. - Besitzsign. a. V., papierbedingte Oxidation, R. m. geringfügig oberflächlicher Fehlstelle. Französisch [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        A Farewell to Arms

      Charles Scribner’s Sons, New York 1929 - First Edition, First Printing. This First Issue dustjacket is vibrant in color with light wear to the spine and edges. This ORIGINAL dustjacket has ALL the First Issue points present. The book is in great shape. The binding is tight and the boards are crisp with minor rubbing to the panels. The pages are clean with no writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a sharp copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION. We buy Hemingway First Editions. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        La danse d'aujourd'hui. Etudes - Notes - Portraits.

      Duchartre 1929 - Livre d'occasion Très fort vol. in-4, reliure moderne demi-chagrin beige à coins, dos à faux nerfs formés de double filets à froid, pièce de titre rouge, plats et gardes peignés, couverture et dos conservés, XIII-517pp, édition originale, un des 75 ex. tirés sur Hollande, second grand papier après 10 ex. su Japon, illustré de 400 reproductions de photographies contrecollées, dont 16 h.-t, réalisées par Man Ray, Lipnitsky, Stechen, Rudomine, et des décors de Cocteau, Léger. Ouvrage important pour l'histoire de la danse et de son évolution dans les années 1920/1930. Condition : Très bel ex. aux superbes photographies. 3370g. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      Cecil Palmer. London. No Date. 1929. FIRST EDITION. 4to. (11.3 x 9 inches). 56pp, plus 2 sets of colour illustrated (yellow and blue) endpapers by King. Fully illustrated with Frontispiece and 11 full page plates, plus several smaller colour illustrations, in fact every page is illustrated, in the margins of the text pages. Original full colour paper covered boards by King. Just a little rubbing to the bottom edge otherwise a fine, bright and fresh copy of this beautiful book. An uncommon title, even more so in such nice condition as this copy.

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        The Brook Kerith. A Syrian Story

      London: William Heinemann, 1929. Tall octavo, signed and numbered from a limited edition of 375, with twelve engravings (including frontispiece), a crisp copy, unopened; in a very good full vellum binding, gilt, bookplate. A very good copy of George Moore's decorative retelling of the Gospel story. Published by Heinemann, a private press from Covent Garden established in 1890. Heinemann, in its early history were recognised for their many decorative and ornately published translations of classics. This edition is known for the twelve beautiful engravings by Stephen Gooden who also illustrated an edition of Aesop's Fables. This is a limited and numbered edition of 375 copies, this copy is 317. The copy is also signed by George Moore and Stephen Gooden.

      [Bookseller: Hordern House Rare Books]
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        Wasmuths Lexikon der Baukunst. Mit dem seltenen Nachtragsband von A-Z in zusammen 5 Bänden komplett.

      Berlin, Wasmuth, 1929.. ( Erscheinungszeitraum 1929 - 1937 ) Mit 704 Seiten; 703 Seiten, 2 n.n. Blätter, 744 Seiten; 768 Seiten; 624 Seiten. Mit jeweils sehr zahlreichen schwarz-weißen Illustrationen und Abbildungen, teils auf Tafeln, teils in Farbe. Jeweils in Ohldr mit goldgeprägtem blauen Einbandrücken und Kopffarbschnitt, 4° ( 30 x 21,5 cm ). Einbände teils etwas lichtrandig, teils leicht berieben, teils gering fleckig, Band 4 am schmalen Einbandrücken etwas stärker berieben. Innen von guter Erhaltung. Insgesamt dekorative Reihe in gutem Zustand. Zusammen 5 Bände. ( Gesamtgewicht ca. 14500 Gramm ) ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available ).

      [Bookseller: Buchhandlung & Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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      . Zustand: Excelente Einband: Encuadernacion de tapa dura. Madrid. 1929. Tela. 19X13. 207Pag. Construyase su aparato televisor. Enrique Mata y S.F. Gonzalez. Madrid. Espasa Calpe. Historia de la television, primera edicion. El descubrimiento paso a paso de la television con la primera prueba televisiva de su historia en el ano 1927 efectuada por laboratorios Bell, y con sus metodos y sistemas de Alexanderson y Jenkis, transmitiendo simultaneamente la voz y la imagen por primera vez a 450 Km. Ref 9.8 Biblioteca A

      [Bookseller: Libreria Anticuaria Marc & Antiques]
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        100 x Paris. [Einleitung von F. Fels.]

      Verlag der Reihe,, Berlin, 1929 - Berlin, Verlag der Reihe, (1929). Gr.-8°. XXXI + 100 S. OHlwd. EA. Text in deutsch, franz. und engl. Sprache. Tafeln in Kupfertiefdruck, monochrom in Sepia. - Die Reihe der Hundert. - R. etw. angestaubt. Schönes Exemplar. - Krull, (1897 - 1985), zog 1912 mit der Mutter nach München-Schwabing. In München trat sie 1915 in die Lehr- und Versuchsanstalt für Photographie, Chemie, Lichtdruck und Gravüre (zuletzt: Staatliche Fachakademie für Fotodesign München) ein. Ihre Verbindung zu den kommunistischen Revolutionären, die 1919 die bayrische Räterepulik ausriefen, trug ihr 1929 die Ausweisung aus Bayern ein. Nach Stationen z.B. im nachrevolutionären Moskau lebte sie überwiegend in Frankreich, kämpfte auf Seiten der Resistance gegen das Hitlerregime. Sie kann aufgrund ihrer wechselvollen Lebensstationen, die sie in drei Erdteile führten, als echte "Weltbürgerin" bezeichnet werden. Als eine der ersten weiblichen Kriegsberichterstatterinnen ging sie 1946 nach Indochina. Ab 1965 lebte sie in Indien, um später wiederum in Bangkok ein Hotel zu leiten. Germaine Krull sorgte ihr Leben lang selbst für ihre Unabhängigkeit. Schwerpunkte ihrer fotografischen Arbeit waren die experimentelle Aktfotografie sowie die Werbefotografie. In ihrem Band Metal beschäftigte sie sich mit den Wundern aus Stahl, den Zeugnissen der fortschreitenden technischen Revolution. Fotografisch ist Germaine Krull der vom Bauhaus inspirierten "Neuen Fotografie" zuzurechnen. (Zitat) Deutsch [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek]
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        Memoirs of a Fox-Hunting Man

      Faber & Faber, Limited, London 1929 - The second impression (November 1929) of the trade edition illustrated by William Nicholson. A signed limited edition was issued in 1928. Original white cloth hardcovers illustrated and printed in red and black. Slight bumping to corners; tail of spine mildly crimped. Upper edge of text-block lightly toned. Endpapers show a hint of offsetting. Otherwise a clean, tight and unmarked book in dust jacket showing some mild loss and short closed tears to edges, and a smallish chip to lower panel at spine. Illustrated -- seven plates, along with numerous chapter head- and tail-pieces by Nicholson, not to mention the endpapers and rare illustrated dust jacket. A really handsome, bright and well-preserved volume! 296pp. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Cardinal Books ~~ scholarly & scarce ~~]
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        Antlitz der Zeit. 60 Fotos deutscher Menschen des 20. Jahrhunderts. Mit einer Einleitung von Alfred Döblin. München, Tramsmare- u. Kurt Wolff Verlag 1929. 4to. 17 S. u. 60 Tafeln. Gelber Orig.-Leinenbd. mit Rückentitel u. Deckelsignet. Mit Orig.-Schutzumschlag.

      . . In jahrzehntelanger stiller Arbeit hat der Kölner Photograph August Sander, begabt mit einem ungewöhnlichen Blick für menschliche Physiognomie, versucht das Gesicht der Zeit in prägnanten Gesichtern festzuhalten. Tadelloses Exemplar der extrem seltenen Veröfftlichung. Beiliegt ein Verlagsblatt mit Besprechnungen zu diesem Buch aus Rheinischen Tageszeitungen. Der so gut wie nie vorkommende Schutzumschlag leicht restauriert.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Schmidt & Günther Einzelunte]
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      London, Ernest Benn, 1929-30.FIRST EDITIONS, 4 volumes, 1929 - 30, COMPLETE SET. Thick 4to, 320 x 230 mm, 13 x 9 inches, 476 half tone plates with tissue guards, 372 pages, text illustrations, original publisher's blue cloth, gilt lettering to spines. Slight shelf wear to extremities, a few light scratches and pale marks to covers, occasional light foxing, Volume 3 has a slight abrasion to the top corners, affecting the tips of the corners on about 100 pages, not affecting text or images, otherwise a very good clean sturdy set. Volume 1: The Prehistoric and Pre - Han Periods, Volume 2: The Han Period, Volume 3: Sculpture, Volume 4: Architecture. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. POSTAGE AT COST.

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton P.B.F.A.]
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        Original Sketch Signed with initials, folio, Aug. 1929

      Barbier has sketched a multicolored fantasy seascape with a soft toned mermaid at the center. Drawn on folio sheet with some show through of handwriting (in an unknown hand) on verso. The handwriting shows as soft arcs and fits in with the image. Signed in the middle of the drawing in small letters with date, "GB Aug. 1929." Matted in gray and framed in silver toned wood. Barbier is best known for his theater designs, ballet costumes, and particularly for his high fashion illustrations. He led a group of illustrators from the Beaux Arts School known for their flamboyance as much as their art. Barbier also created jewelry, glass and wallpaper design and worked with Ert? to design sets and costumes for the Follies Berg?re. He died at the height of his career. In 1929, Barbier was the costume designer for musical "The Street Singer.

      [Bookseller: Schulson Autographs ]
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        FLEUR - DE - NEIGE et d'autres Contes de Grimm.

      Paris, L'Edition d'Art, H. Piazza, 1929.FIRST EDITION 1929, French text, 4to, 302 x 232 mm, 12 x 9 inches, tan dustwrapper over plain thin card covers, dark green illustration and gilt title to to upper panel of wrapper, dark green lettering to spine, 117 pages. Edition limited to 2000 copies, this being No. 714. 12 beautiful mounted coloured plates by Nielsen set in buff border, captioned tissue guards, decorated title page printed black and buff, title in red, black and white headpieces and pictorial initial letters decorated buff and black all by Pierre Courtois. Text printed within triple ruled red border. Head and tail of spine very slightly worn, very slight creasing to spine of wrapper, tissue guards slightly foxed along edges, resulting in very pale offset foxing to mounts of some plates. Otherwise near Fine clean tight copy. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING.

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton P.B.F.A.]
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      Pathé 1929 - Vintage original 11 x 14" (28 x 35 cm.) title lobby card, USA. Edmund Lowe, Constance Bennett, Roscoe Karns, Zasu Pitts, dir: Paul L. Stein; Pathé. Lovely Art Deco treatment for this romantic Pre-Code tale which is considered to be a lost film. The story concerned a young woman disillusioned by marriage because of her observation of her sister's constant battles with her husband. When she meets a millionaire gold miner who is smitten by her and offers marriage, she agrees to be his housewife for a salary. The "arrangement" allows them both to consort with others should they choose. Eventually true love wins out however! Based on a play by Edwin J. Burke, there was a two-strip Technicolor sequence included. VERY GOOD.

      [Bookseller: Walter Reuben, Inc.]
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        Six hymns of Homer. The English Translation by Percy Bysshe Shelley facing the original Greek.

      (Maastricht), The Halcyon Press, 1929. Original red morocco. Top gilt. (6), 30 p. Printed in red and black in 481 numbered copies. Corners very slightly worn. A little foxing.* One of 25 copies printed on Imperial Japanese paper. Bound in subtly gilt and blind-tooled crimson full morocco with marbled flyleaves (publisher's binding by L. Malcorps). Striking typography by J. van Krimpen. The Halcyon Press 5. Van Dijk 183.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat Fokas HOLTHUIS]
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