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        Little Caesar

      New York: The Dial Press, 1929. New York: The Dial Press,, 1929. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to front board and spine in yellow, insignia to front board in blind. With the dust jacket. Extremities lightly chipped, single bump to fore edge of rear board and to bottom corners of boards, small tape repair to upper corner of front free endpaper, light foxing to endpapers and endleaves. An excellent copy in a creased and chipped jacket with visible repair to tail of spine panel and several tape repairs to the verso. First edition, first printing, of the author's landmark first book. With the book label on the front free endpaper of novelist and playwright Derek Marlowe who wrote the best-selling novel A Dandy in Aspic (1966). Scarce in dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Dix contes du pays de Caux, avec dix lithographies originales de Charles Léandre

      Rouen: Soci? normande des amis du livre, 1929. Rouen: Société normande des amis du livre, 1929. Livre. Illus. by Charles Léandre. Bon. En Feuilles. In-4. Rouen, Société normande des amis du livre, 1929. 29 x 19,5 cm, in-4, 142 (7) pp., 10 lithographies en noir hors texte, en feuilles sou couverture blanche rempliée et imprimée. Tirage total à 100 exemplaires, celui-ci l'un des 75 sur vélin blanc à la forme des papeteries de Rives (n° 38). Rare. Quelques rousseurs. (MONOD, 7888 ; CARTERET, IV, 270 : "édition recherchée") .

      [Bookseller: Des livres autour (Julien Mannoni)]
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        A Room of One's Own

      New York: The Fountain Press; London, The Hogarth Press, 1929. New York: The Fountain Press; London, The Hogarth Press,, 1929. Octavo. Original red cloth, titles to spine gilt. Small contemporary inscription to front pastedown. Spine lightly faded, extremities a little rubbed, a few spots and marks to cloth, bumps to top corners and top edges of boards, edges of text block tanned, one inner hinge cracked but holding firm. An excellent copy. Signed limited edition, number 414 of 492 numbered copies signed by the author on the half-title. A Room of One's Own is Woolf's feminist literary manifesto, in which she assesses the history of women as writers and the challenges they have faced, notes the effects of patriarchal literary culture on female characters, and makes the case that women must carve out both physical and psychological space for themselves in order to become part of the literary establishment. Published on 21 October 1929 in the US and in the UK on 24 October 1929, simultaneously with the first trade edition. Loosely inserted is an abridged version of Woolf's essay The Love of Reading, published in the American publication Company of Books in 1931.

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        The Classical Journal (221 issues from 1929-1945)

      Menasha, WI George Banta Publishing Co.. Very Good Condition Collection of 221 issues of the Classical Journal dating from 1929-1945. Covers topics in Ancient classics through Medieval literature. All issues are very clean, tight and crisp without tears and showing minimal shelf wear. Freight on board shipping for this collection. Total weight of collection is around 80 pounds. Freight will be at cost. "PUBLISHED BY THE CLASSICAL ASSOCIATION OF THE MIDDLE WEST AND SOUTH WITH THE COOPERATION OF THE CLASSICAL ASSOCIATION OF NEW ENGLAND AND THE CLASSICAL ASSOCIATION OF THE PACIFIC STATES."There can be no doubt whatsoever that a concerted attack is being made not only on the classics, but also on all old-line subjects which require concentrated effort over a long period, and in so doing build character." Size: 6 3/4" x 9 3/4". Item Type: Journal. All issues are free of marks. Bindings are tight, covers and spines are fully intact. Each issue has clean edges. All issues are not Ex-Library. All books offered from DSB are stocked at our store in Fayetteville, AR. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; Literature & Literary. Inventory No: 027721. Softcover.

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        The South Polar Trail .The Log of the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition.

      Duckworth, London - 1929, 1st Edition. (Hardcover) Very good. 220pp. Octavo. Illustrated with plates from photos (including frontispiece). Original blue cloth with gilt lettering on spine. This book was reviewed by Dr. Rudmore Brown for the Manchester Guardian. Dr. Rumore Brown was the author of "A naturalist at the Poles, the life, work & voyages of Dr. W. S. Bruce the polar explorer . " A tight clean copy. Spence 642. First & only edition and very scarce. Narrative of the Ross Sea party of Skackleton's "Endurance" expedition, sent to lay depots for the proposed crossing of the continent. This was the copy of Ray Adie (purchased from his sale of books last year) and was probably given to him by Rudmose Brown who reviewed this particular copy. Inscription on front endpaper. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Aquila Books(Cameron Treleaven) ABAC]
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        New Levels in the Stock Market.

      New York, McGraw-Hill, 1929.. X 264 S., 18 Fig., Ln., (1) Bl. Errata. | Erste Ausgabe. - "... Professor of Business Organization, College of Commerce and Journalism, Ohio State University." - OCLC verzeichnet fünf Exemplare in Europa, davon - wie KVK - bisher nur ein Exemplar in Deutschland - vielleicht erschien es zu spät ...

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Hohmann, Stuttgart]
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        [Golden Cockerel Press] The Canterbury Tales. With Wood Engravings by Eric Gill

      Waltham St. Lawrence: Golden Cockerel Press, 1929-1931. Waltham St. Lawrence: Golden Cockerel Press, 1929-1931. Four quarto volumes. 151; 189; 197; 219pp. One of 485 copies printed in red, black, and blue on handmade paper. Illustrated on every page with wood engravings by Gill, including leafy borders with figures, vignettes, and decorated initials. All of these are beautifully described by Colin Franklin as "affectionate and cheeky, erotic, enjoyable and relevant, decorative and explanatory, a balance of taste and eye." Bound in original morocco-backed patterned paper boards by Sangorski & Sutcliffe. Rubbing and light bumps to some corners, several faint spots to spine of Volume 3, the spine head of which is a trifle dry. Boards are bright and spines are evenly colored. Overall, a near fine copy of a landmark press book that is seldom encountered without flaws. T.e.g.

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers]
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        GAUDI

      Editorial Canosa. Imp Altes. - Barcelona. 1929. 6h+305Pág+2h. 25x20,5. La primera biografia de Gaudi. La Obra que ofrecemos fue editada en 1929 aumentada con un prologo del Profesor Juan Bassegoda Nonell (foto) Presidente de Amigos de Gaudí, firmado puño y letra por el Gran Profesor y con una tirada de 25 ejemplares (nº 4). Muy buen Ejemplar. Ref 20 Biblioteca L. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Libreria Anticuaria Marc & Antiques]
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        Im Westen nichts Neues. SIGNIERT

      Berlin : Propyläen-Verlag 1929. 287 Seiten 8° Leinen 951.-975. Tausend - Von Erich Maria Remarque auf dem Vorsatz signiert. Einbandrücken minimal gedunkelt, sonst sehr guter Zustand.

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        THE WELL OF LONELINESS

      New York: Covici-Friede, 1929.. New York: Covici-Friede, 1929.. Two volumes. Large octavo. Straw-yellow cloth, stamped in silver, with overlaid blue paper panels, also stamped in silver, t.e.g., others untrimmed. Portrait. Spines a bit darkened, with a couple small marks, top edges a bit dust marked, but a very good set, in a sound example of the original slipcase, which lacks the printed label (with corresponding patch of offset). The so-called "Victory Edition," limited to 225 numbered sets, with a leaf signed by the author bound into the first volume. Preceding the text in the first volume is an Introduction by Morris Ernst about the legal victory against the book's prosecution in the US, a partial list of the signers of the protest against efforts to suppress it, and a special author's Preface to this edition, celebrating those parties involved in the legal history of the book. However, the "Victory" was confined to the US - the book remained a condemned text in the UK for decades to follow. An important work in the canon of lesbian literature.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        Genealogisches Handbuch der livländischen Ritterschaft Band I und II UND Personenregister zum Genealogischen Handbuch der baltischen Ritterschaften, Teil Livland, Band I und II in einem Buch.

      Verlag für Sippenforschung und Wappenkunde C.A. Starke, Görlitz 1929 (Bd.II o.J.) / Kommissionsverlag Harro v. Hirschheydt, Hannover 1961 - 1963. Bd. I: 25,5 x 18 cm. Beiger Originalleinenband mit schwarzgeprägten Einbandtiteln und silbernem Wappen auf dem Buchdeckel. Band berieben und am unteren Kapital leicht bestoßen, Bezugsleinen am Rücken und Ecken stellenweise ausgefranst, ausgeschiedenes Bibliotheksexamplar mit den üblichen Stempeln (fünf auch im Innenteil) und Signaturen. Handschriftlicher Buchstabe "A" auf dem Buchrücken. 2 Bll. Titelei, V (1) S., 641 (1) Seiten // Bd. II: 25,5 x 18 cm. Beiger Halbleinenband mit schwarzgeprägtem Rückentitel. 1 Bll., Seiten 643 - 1218 (nach unseren Recherchen (vgl. KVK) so komplett) sowie ca. 40 unbedruckte Bll. Beide Bände mit vielen einfarbigen Abbildungen von Wappen, Übersichtstabellen zu Stammfolgen und Stammtafeln. // Personenregister: 25 x 19,2 cm, beiger Leinenband mit zwei schwarzen, montierten Rückenschildern. 2 Bll., 107 Seiten. Teil II: 1 Bll., 94 Seiten, maschinenschriftlich. Zwei Blätter Berichtigungen lose beiliegend. Zustand Band I: Noch gut erhalten, Bd. II und Personenregister: Außen und innen gut erhalten.. (= Genealogisches Handbuch der baltischen Ritterschaften, Teil Livland Band I und II). Grundlage dieses Werkes sind vom Freiherren Moritz von Wrangell in den zwanziger und dreißiger Jahren des 19. Jahrhunderts zusammengstellten Stammtafeln sowie Geschlechtsregister der Ritterschaft basierend auf Kirchenbücher (seit etwa 1700). #FLUR

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Carl Wegner]
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        Eigh. Brief m. U., 1 1/2 Seiten, in-8 (Briefkopf: "Hotel Plaza Roma"), Rom, 17. 6. 1929.

      . An seinen Freund "Carletto" (Walther) in Düsseldorf. "... ti mandai una lettera di presentazione e di raccomandazione per l'editore Bock: ti mandai anche una fotografia con dedica al Professore Waitz. Il tutto fu spedito da me all'indirizzo che tu mi desti, cioe: Hotel Central - Berlin. Ma mi e stato tutto respinto a Roma. Ora, Umberto mi dice che tu sei a Düsseldorf; ... ti abbraccio con affetto ...". - Kleine Bug- und Randschäden unterlegt.. 1929 übernahm Mascagni einen Teil der Verpflichtungen Toscaninis an der Mailänder Scala.

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        Vicar of Wakefield, The

      , [1929]. [1929]. first edition. In the Publisher's Special Persian Morocco binding[RACKHAM, Arthur, illustrator]. GOLDSMITH, Oliver. The Vicar of Wakefield. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. London: George G. Harrap & Company, n.d. [1929]. First trade edition in the publisher's special deluxe binding. Quarto (9 7/8 x 7 1/4 in; 256 x 186 mm). 231, [1] pp. Twelve full page color plates, twenty-two black and white line drawings. Publisher's full olive Persian morocco, gilt stamped with multi colored morocco onlays, reproducing the color frontispiece "An Epitaph for my Wife." Gilt lettered spine. Top edge gilt. Pictorial endpapers. Very light foxing to preliminary leaves, otherwise a very fine copy in the original mottled brown cardboard box with original gray label printed in black. Latimore and Haskell, p. 65. Riall, p. 170.

      [Bookseller: David Brass Rare Books, Inc.]
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        THE VICAR OF WAKEFIELD by Oliver Goldsmith

      Harrap , 1929. Harrap , 1929. First edition illustrated by Rackham. In the publisher's deluxe binding. Full leather binding with gilt lettering on spine and upper cover, upper cover has a Rackham illustration depicted in different coloured inlaid leathers. Top edge gilt and pictorial endpapers. In the original card box with printed label. A beautiful, fine example of this delightfully produced book. Protected by the slightly battered box. Twelve colour plates and many line drawings in the text.

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        Hamburg und seine Bauten mit Altona, Wandsbek und Harburg-Wilhelmsburg 1918-1929. Herausgegeben vom Architekten und Ingenieur-Verein zu Hamburg.

      Hamburg, Boysen & Maasch, 1929.. 412 Seiten, 1 Blatt. Mit 860 schwarz-weißen Abbildungen und Illustrationen sowie einigen Kartenskizzen und Lageplänen. Mit einer ausfaltbaren Karte *Schienenverkehr Großraum Hamburg*. Oln, 4° ( 28,5 x 21,5 cm ) Mit Themen wie: Schumacher-Bauten, öffentlicher Hochbau, Wohnungsbau, gewerbliche Bauten, Stadtbild. Ingenieurbauten, Verkehr und Güterverkehr, Hafen, Straßen, Brücken, Wasserwirtschaft, Hygiene, Energie-Versorgung, Beleuchtung, Bauten der Deutschen Reichspost usw.. Enband gering fleckig. Innen ein altes Exlibris auf dem Vorsatzblatt, wenige Seiten gering fleckig. Insgesamt guter Zustand. ( Gewicht 1800 Gramm ) ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available ).

      [Bookseller: Buchhandlung & Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        TARZAN AND THE LOST EMPIRE

      New York: Metropolitan Books Publishers,, [1929]. New York: Metropolitan Books Publishers,. [1929]. original orange cloth, front and spine panels stamped in black.. Top edge of text block just a bit foxed, mild vertical wrinkle in. cloth on spine panel, a nearly fine copy in very good pictorial dust. jacket backed with non-acidic rice paper, with professional. restoration, including several patch-ins with skillful coloring to. blend in with the rest of the mostly original jacket. Presents very. well overall. (#148413). First edition, first binding. Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Early Years 327. Clareson, Science Fiction in America, 1870s-1930s 122. Bleiler (1978), p. 36. Reginald 02325. Heins LE-2.

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc.]
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        Die Leipziger Neunundneunzig. Zum 25 Jährigen Bestehen des Leipziger Bibliophilen-Abends. Beiträge von: Beyerlein, Brandenburg, Doren, Ebstein, Foerster, Glauning u. a.

      Leipzig, Selbstverlag, 1929.. 4°. 29 cm. 237 Seiten. Original-Halbpergamentband mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel und Kopfgoldschnitt im Original-Pappschuber.. Erste Ausgabe. Rodenberg, 67. Nummer 67 (für Martin Kreplin) von 106 nummerierten Exemplaren. Mit 5 ganzseitigen Illustrationen von Erich Gruner, sowie 1 signierte Original-Lithographie von Hugo Steiner-Prag, 1 signierte Original-Radierung von Walter Tiemann und 1 signierter Original-Holzsschnitt von Hans Alexander Müller. Schuber wenig berieben. Exlibris auf Innendeckel. Sehr gutes Exemplar. First, numbered edition. With any illustrations and 3 original signed graphics by Hugo Steiner-Prag, Walter Tiemann, and Hans Alexander Müller. Exlibris verso cover. Slipcase lightly rubbed. Fine copy.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Lenzen GbR]
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        32 offprints C. D. Darlington English biologist geneticist and eugenicist

      Various 1929-1945. PAMPHLET. A large group of original offprints by C. D. Darlington English biologist, geneticist and eugenicist. First edition. In original wraps mostly. One inscribed and signed with initials by the author to fellow scientist Franz Schrader Columbia University Zoology Professor, who has added his ownership signature to many copies. Others have the ownership stamp of J. T. Baldwin Jr., . In very good condition mostly. Some of the titles included: A Comparative Study of the chromosome complement in Ribes (1929); * Ring-Formation in Oenothera and other Genera (1929); Polyploids and Polyploidy (1929); Variegation and Albinism in Vicia Faba (1929); Chromosome Behaviour and Structural Hybridity in the Tradescantiae (1929); Section G. Genetics adn Cytology (1930); Studies in Prunus (1930); Meiosis (1931) some splitting to spine, tear to front cover, else good; The Cytological Theory of Inheritance in Oenothera (1931); list of other titles in this collection available for the asking. Please email. "Cyril Dean Darlington FRS[1] (19 December 1903 - 26 March 1981) was an English biologist, geneticist and eugenicist, who discovered the mechanics of chromosomal crossover,[2] its role in inheritance, and therefore its importance to evolution." Wikipedia. Rare books make Fine Gifts. Shipped in new box. Free tracking USA. Quality, Value, Experience. . Very Good.

      [Bookseller: Robinson Street Books, IOBA]
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        L'Art Cubiste : Theories et Realisations, etude critique

      Paris, Charles Moreau 1929.. 111 Seiten mit 48 Tafeln Hardcover-Großformat;. Großformatiger Bildband, Rückensignatur, ordnungsgemäß vorne und hinten ausgestempelt, ansonsten gepflegtes, gut erhaltenes Buch aus aufgelöster Bibliothek einer großen deutschen Medienanstalt. Buchschnitt und Seitenränder alters-/papierbedingt angebräunt; Numeriertes Exemplar in französischer Sprache

      [Bookseller: Petra Gros - Versandantiquariat]
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        Complete Poetry and Selected Prose

      London: Nonesuch Press, 1929. London: Nonesuch Press, 1929. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +. 8vo., original turquoise morocco, top edge gilt, by Best and Co. The excellent Nonesuch Press edition of John Donne, edited by John Hayward. Number 147 of 675 copies printed on Pannekoek paper. spine faded, a few small scratches to the binding

      [Bookseller: Abbey Bookshop]
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        Here's How Again!

      The John Day Company 1929 - First edition (so stated, January, 1929). 5" x 3 1/4". Original gilt stamped salmon boards. Tan pictorial dust jacket (unclipped; few small nicks; tiny nick to edge of boards). Fine copy. 63 pages. Uncommon. Vignette on title page of man with cocktail shaker; vignette on last page of two men in top hats toasting with cocktails. Cocktail names in headings printed in red. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Houle Rare Books/Autographs/ABAA/PADA]
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        Sleeping Partners

      , 1929. 1929. first edition. When Cats and Dogs CuddleALDIN, Cecil. Sleeping Partners. A Series of Episodes. London: Eyre and Spottiwoode, n.d. [1929]. First edition. Folio (12 1/2 x 9 3/8 in; 312 x 236 mm). Unpaginated. Twenty recto-only mounted colored plates of cats and dogs together. Bound by Sangorski and Sutcliffe in contemporary half calf with gilt rules over marbled boards. Gilt ornamented compartments, crimson morocco spine labels gilt lettered. Original illustrated front wrapper preserved at rear. Light rubbing to spine tail, otherwise a fine copy. Housed in a matching marbled paper-covered slipcase.A charming series of twenty colored sketches of the artist's two dogs (an Irish Wolfhound and a Bull Terrier) asleep and cuddling on Alden's sofa.Cecil Aldin (1870-1935) “was a most prolific artist and illustrator. While living in London, he became friends with the Beggarstaff Brothers (see Houfe under William Nicholson and James Pryde), John Hassall, Phil May and Dudley Hardy, and their influence on his work was great. He produced a great number of prints, a select list of which is included with a comprehensive bibliography in Heron’s book [Cecil Aldin: The Story of a Sporting Artist (1981)]. He did a great deal of advertising work, including posters, for such companies as Bovril, Colman (manufacturers of starch and mustard), and Cadbury’s, and Royal Doulton produced about sixty items with Aldin drawings between 1910 and 1939. Horses, dogs and the English countryside were the major topics of Aldin’s illustrations. The obituary in The Times asserted that ‘there never yet has been a painter of dogs fit to hold a candle to him…Cecil Aldin can justly be described as one of the leading spirits in the renaissance of British sporting art’” (Alan Horne, The Dictionary of 20th Century British Book Illustrators, p. 67). Books written and illustrated by Aldin include Old Inns (1921); Old Manor Houses (1923); Cathedral[s] and Abbey Churches of England (1924); Romances of the Road (1928); Sleeping Partners (1929); An Artist’s Models (1930); Exmoor, the Riding Playground of England (1935); and Hunting Scenes (1936).

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        A Farewell to Arms.

      Scribner's,, New York: 1929 - Black cloth, gilt labels. A fine copy in a slightly tanned first state dust jacket, with a little shallow chipping at the top of the spine. Hanneman A8a. First edition, first issue [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Thomas A. Goldwasser Rare Books (ABAA)]
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        Werewolf

      London, Hutchinson. [1929]. London, Hutchinson. [1929], 1929. First UK Edition. 8vo. 288pp. +16pp ads dated spring 1929. Publisher's dark red cloth titled in black to spine and front board, minor edgewear, clean and bright. Dusty edges. In a striking black, red and yellow dustwrapper, slightly soiled and scuffed, darkened to spine and with some gentle fraying to edges. Internally clean, neat ink ownership to flyleaf. A bizarre mystery in which a bedridden old gentleman is thrust into paroxysms of frenzy and commits atrocities in a wolf skin, written by a man chiefly remembered for creating a variant form of shorthand for reporters.

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        Eigenh. Brief mit U. ("Moritz").

      Wien, 7. I. 1929.. 5 SS. auf 5 Bll. Gr.-8vo.. Biographisch aufschlußreicher Brief an seine langjährige Freundin, die Schauspielerin Gerda Tardel: "[...] Meine Belastung mit unerfreulichen Arbeiten, besonders wissenschaftliche Korrespondenz und Lesen von Dissertationen, ist wieder sehr gross, und die Ausarbeitung meiner eigenen Gedanken leidet darunter. Aber das macht nichts; das wirklich Bedeutsame wird doch fertig, und auf gewöhnliche Professorenproduktion lege ich immer weniger Gewicht, je mehr ich mit wirklicher Genialität in Berührung komme. Ein lange geplantes Unternehmen, die Herausgabe einer Bücherserie, von der ich mir nichts geringeres als eine umstürzende Reform der Philosophie verspreche, ist inzwischen in Fluss gekommen [...]". - Gemeinsam mit Philipp Frankl sollte Schlick von diesem Jahr an bis zu seinem Tod die "Schriften zur wissenschaftlichen Weltauffassung" herausgeben.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris, Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        POETS, FAREWELL!

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1929. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1929. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good in a slightly darkened, Near Fine dustwrapper with minor edgewear. Wilson's first volume of poetry, here INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author on the front endpaper: "To Marion and John Amen/This little sheaf of woodland/pipings from a wayward muse,/From Edmund Wilson/October 44." The beginning of Wilson's longtime friendship with John Amen, who would eventually become his tax lawyer and executor, dates to 1919. Wilson married his second wife, Margaret Canby, in Washington, DC at the home of Amen, then Assistant Attorney General of the United States. That marriage, of course, would end tragically with Margaret's death two years later after falling down stairs. Amen was the second husband of Marion Cleveland Dell, the daughter of former President Grover Cleveland. A scarce book to find signed, let alone with such a fine association.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        The Bushwhackers. Sketches of Life in the Australian Outback

      London: The Mandrake Press,, [1929]. London: The Mandrake Press,, [1929]. Duodecimo. Original gilt snakeskin pattern sides, black cloth spine with printed paper label. With the dust jacket. Lightly rubbed, corners worn, spine label toned, a little spotting to endpapers and fore-edge. An excellent copy in the lightly rubbed jacket. First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "Sam from P. R. Stephenson". Uncommon in the dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        HUDSON RIVER BRACKETED

      Appleton , 1929. Appleton , 1929. First edition, UK issue. Original blue pebble grained cloth lettered in gilt to spine and upper cover in supplied yellow printed dustwrapper. The dedication copy, inscribed by the author on the dedication page, under the printed dedication (To A.J.H.S.), "from E.W. / December 1929". A very good copy with the gilt dulled and the rear hinge tender, dustwrapper in very good condition indeed with minor wear to the edges and a slightly toned spine. Housed in a quarter leather clamshell box. The dedicatee is John Hugh Smith, an American expatriate banker, art collector, francophile and literary devotee. When in around 1904 Edith Wharton became friends with Henry James, she joined a group of men who became known as her "inner circle" or, sometimes, "the happy few". This group included men of letters, artists as well as business men such as Hugh Smith. This group defined itself against the society its founders had left in the United States, while simultaneously criticising and accommodating the one it found in Europe. It existed parallel to but also as a transatlantic mirror of the Bloomsbury group.

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        Die Verfassung des Deutschen Reiches vom 11.August 1919.

      . (München, Bremer Presse 1929,) 4°, Or.-Hperg.m.VDeckel-u.RVerg.72 nn.S., Titel u.Wappen gezeichnet v.Anna Simons.(26.Druck der Bremer Presse).Lehnacker 28; Schauer II,69.Druck auf Zandersbütten in 430 num.Expl.Stempel a.Vorsatz, sonst schönes Expl.mit (leicht lädiertem) Umschlag..

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        Häuser-Kataster der Bundeshauptstadt Wien. Zusammengestellt auf Grund amtlicher Daten.

      Wien, M. Perles 1929.. 10 Bde. (Komplett!) 4°. OLn. Tadellos.. Komplette Ausgabe: I. Bd. 1. u. 2. Bezirk; II. Bd. 3. u. 4. Bezirk; III. Bd. 5., 6. u. 7. Bezirk; IV. Bd. 8. u. 9. Bezirk; V. Bd. 10 u. 11. Bezirk; VI. Bd. 12. u. 13. Bezirk; VII. Bd. 14. u. 15. Bezirk; VIII. Bd. 16. u. 17. Bezirk; IX. Bd. 18. u. 19. Bezirk; X. Bd. 20. u. 21. Bezirk. Mehrere Register u. Indices mit Angaben über Einlagezahlen, Adressen, Besitzer, Eigentümer, Eck oder Mittelhaus, Flächen, Stockwerke, Wohnungen, Erbauer- und Erwerbsdatum etc.

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        Le grand livre de la cuisine *

      Flammarion, Paris 6.1929. - Relié 29 x 23, pleine toile cirée grise imprimée en noir et blanc. Menus défauts dont page de faux-titre véritablement plissée avec quelques accrocs en tête. Bois de Renefer. Deux Prosper se mettent ensemble pour faire prospèrer leurs connaissances, et si c'était vrai, pour cet ouvrage comportant près de 1'500 pages ?Préface de Henri Béraud, index. Édition originale, après 30 vergé teinté de Rives et 7 hors commerce.

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        Collection of Publications and Ephemera Related to the Limited Editions Club, A

      , 1929-1976. 1929-1976. [LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB]. A Collection of Special Publications and Ephemera Related to the Limited Editions Club. New York: 1929-1979. All materials in very good (monthly letters) to very fine (books) condition.Contents:1. Unbound copy of Monthly Letters, The First Fifty Monthly Letters 1929-1933 (1987).2. Newspaper ad sheet promoting Geo. Bernard Shaw's Preface to new edition of Great Expectations by LEC3. The Mystery of the Unhappy Ending. Offprint of correspondence b'twn George Macy and GBS. 4. Receipt from Philip C. Duschnes Rare Books for LEC Great Expectations, 1947.5. A Code for the Collector of Beautiful Books, 1936. LEC Special Publ. A-7. 6. Monthly Letter #496, March 1976 in original envelope.7. Monthly Letter #186, Dec. 1946.8. George Macy: his role in the book arts by S.R. Shapiro (signed). Wrappers. Offprint of article in PM 1956.9. The Limited Editions Club - Beaux Livres, Belle Lettres. Original prospectus. Spec. publ. A-1. 10. HORACE, "The country, that's the place to live!" Bound poem "made, at New Year 1940, for the friends of George & Helen Macy." Trans. by GM; typeset by HM. Hardcover.11. The Address by Sir Francis Meynell at the Dedication of the George Macy Memorial Collection of Books Published by the LEC. May 1947. 46 pp. Wrappers. 12. 2 CC of A Record of the Proceedings at the LEC's dinner to celebrate the Twenty-first Birthday of the Club & the Fiftieth Birthday of its Founder. 11 May 1950. Folio. Hardcover. One in original glassine dj. 13. "Samples." A Book containing fine illustrations and fine pages from the books to be published by the LEC in its sixth series. Spiral-bound in wrappers. Published for readers of PM. 14. Ten Years and William Shakespeare. A survey of the publishing activities of the LEC from Oct. 1929 to Oct. 1940. Hardcover. 82 pp. 15. Liber Amicorum of Congratulations and Good Will to George Macy on the Occasion of the Twenty-First Anniversary of the LEC.16. 392 issues of the Monthly Letter, 1929-1979.

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        Photographie mit eigenh. Beschriftung und U.

      [Tokyo, 21. VIII. 1929.. Qu.-8vo. Mit zwei Beilagen (s. u.).. "'Zeppelin' das 1. Mal über Tokyo. 19. 8. 1929 | Für Herrn Otto Hahn | bei Gebr. Böhler +Co. | Akt. Ges. Tokyo" (dies verso); die Bildseite mit eh. U. sowie der von Kurt Eckener. - Beiliegend zwei weitere Karten mit jeweils anderer Ansicht desselben Fluges und eh. Beschriftung a. d. Verso-Seite (dat. 19. bzw. 20. VIII. 1929). - Die Verso-Seiten jeweils gestempelt und mit gröberen Montagespuren auf der Verso-Seite (I: Text unberührt; II und III: die Unterschrift, sofern vorhanden, durch Klebereste überdeckt).

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris, Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        2 Aquarellzeichnungen.

      O. O., [um 1929].. Jeweils etwa 115:85 mm.. Nebeneinander auf der Verso-Seite eines an ihn gerichteten ms. Briefes der Galerie Ernst Arnold v. 8. Juni 1929. Die linke der beiden mit Bleistift und Wasserfarben ausgeführten Zeichnungen zeigt einen personifizierten Esel, in dessen Arme sich eine unbekleidete Schöne schmiegt; die rechte zeigt möglicherweise einen Satyr vor einigen Figurinen.

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        A ROOM OF ONE'S OWN

      Hogarth Press , 1929. Hogarth Press , 1929. First trade edition. Original cinnamon cloth with gilt titles on the spine in pictorial Vanessa Bell dustwrapper. A fine copy, with a small ownership name on the front endpaper, in a near fine dustwrapper, which has just one tiny nick from a corner at the base of the spine, but is otherwise beautifully crisp and clean. An extended essay, based on Woolf's lectures at a women's college at Cambridge University in 1928. In it, Woolf addresses her thoughts on "the question of women and fiction," interpreted by Woolf as many questions. In A Room of One's Own, Woolf ponders the significant question of whether or not a woman could produce art of the high quality of Shakespeare. In doing so, she examines women's historical experience as well as the distinctive struggle of the woman artist. "a woman must have money and a room of her own if she is going to write."

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        THE WORKS OF SHAKESPEARE The Text of the First Folio with Quarto variants and a selection of modern readings: edited by Herbert Farjeon

      The Nonesuch Press 1929-1933, 19291933. The Nonesuch Press 1929-1933, 19291933. Seven volumes, number 95 of 1600 sets printed on Pannekoek mould-made paper and bound in publisher's full orange Niger morocco with gilt titles to the spine and borders to covers by Bain. Top edge gilt on the rough, others uncut. A near fine set, with a little variation in colour and occasional spotting to covers, both less than is usually encountered. "The Shakespeare represents the chef d'oeuvre of the Nonesuch Press, and is a model of careful proof reading and imaginative setting. The best of ancient and modern conjectural emendations are unobtrusively set in the margin for the benefit of a glancing eye. This is the finest of all editions of our greatest poet" (The Nonesuch Century) "We turn over to the Nonesuch Shakespeare. There you have created a most marvellous pleasure. I have handled it ever so many times, and read The Tempest right through. It satisfies. It is final, like the Kelmscott Chaucer or the Ashendene Virgil. And it is a book which charms one to read slowly, an art which is almost gone from us in these times. Every word which Shakespeare uses stands out glowing. A really great edition. The tact and grace of your editor have been surpassing. I think I like the size and shape and binding almost as much as the text. The paper, too, is just right. Altogether a triumph. One of the best things is that it can be done again. Nobody will ever dare to produce the old type of edition now, while your text stands there to reproach them. It means a permanent improvement in Shakespeares" (T.E. Lawrence letter to David Garnett).

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        The Hairy Ape

      Horace Liveright, New York 1929 - 4to, pp. 114. Original patterned three-quarter boards, lettered in gilt on black spine. Labelled slipcase. Edges uncut. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper, some inevitable darkening at spine, in a near fine slipcase with just a little wear to edges and corners. Nine drawings by Alexander King. Special edition, no. 745 of 775 numbered copies SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. The play was first published in a collected edition in 1922. An easy book to find; a difficult book to find in this condition. Atkinson A20-IV-I. Atkinson A20-IV-I

      [Bookseller: Neil Pearson Rare Books]
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        The Seven Dials Mystery

      W Collins & Sons, London 1929 - Black cloth boards with red lettering to front and to spine, a little rubbed, spine faded and with bumped ends. The binding id firm, end and adjacent pages lightly spotted, the remaining pages in good condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Anne Godfrey]
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        Le roman du lievre. Illustrations en couleurs de Roger de la Fresnaye.

      Paris, Emile-Paul Freres, 1929.. 3 w. Bl., 3 Bl., 81 S., 1 Bl., 2 w. Bl., mit 12 Farbholzschnitten v. de La Fresnaye. 31,3x24,5 cm. Lose Bogen im OKart., OPgmt.-Mp., OPp.-Schuber.. Monod 6359. Vermutlich eines von den 10 Exemplaren (Gesamtauflage 162) für die Mitarbeiter! Der ursprüngliche Empfängername im Druckvermerk unkenntlich gemacht, ein Name hs. mit blauer Tinte hinzugefügt. -Der feste Schuber angestaubt, an den Pappkanten und die lederbezogene Kanten am Einschub beschabt sowie vereinzelt mit Kratz- und Stoßspuren. Die Prgmt.-Mappe im Leder etwas vergilbt und tlws. mit Spritzfleckchen, eine Ecke leicht gestaucht, der Einschlagklappen des Kartons außen stärker angestaubt und ebenfalls tlws. wasserfleckig und zwei kl. Bucheinrisse repariert. Die Seiten durchwegs sehr sauber, jedoch jede einer Holzschnittillustration gegenüberliegende Seite trotz eines jeweils eingelegten Schutzblattes an dieser Stelle nachgedunkelt. Insgesamt aber ein Sammlerstück! -Sehr selten!!!

      [Bookseller: Kunstantiquariat Rolf Peter Brehmer]
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        A ROOM OF ONE'S OWN

      Hogarth Press / Fountain Press , 1929. Hogarth Press / Fountain Press , 1929. First edition, large paper issue, number 248 of 492 copies SIGNED by the author. Original maroon cloth with gilt titles. A near fine copy, with some fading to the spine and lesser fading to a strip at the top of the boards. An extended essay, based on Woolf's lectures at a women's college at Cambridge University in 1928. In it, Woolf addresses her thoughts on "the question of women and fiction," interpreted by Woolf as many questions. In A Room of One's Own, Woolf ponders the significant question of whether or not a woman could produce art of the high quality of Shakespeare. In doing so, she examines women's historical experience as well as the distinctive struggle of the woman artist. "a woman must have money and a room of her own if she is going to write."

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        Das Organ der Variete-Welt - 22. Jahrgang , Nr. 1053, Berlin, den 26.Januar 1929. Festnummer zum 20 jährigen Jubiläum.

      Berlin NW 6. 1929.. mit zahlreichen Abbildungen und umfangreicher Werbung, 4°. 31,5 x 23,3 cm. unpaginiert, ca.300 Seiten, die Nummer im schlichten Leinenband mit goldgepeägter Deckeltitelei, Hardcover in Leinwand,. In sehr gutem Zustand. ungewöhnlich gut erhalten, wirkt neu und unbenutzt, sehr selten. Das Organ der Varietewelt, Offizielles Fachblatt des Internationalen Variete-Theater-Direktoren-Verbandes E.V., Berlin und seiner Untergruppen: Variete, Kabarett, Kino-Varietes, Tanzpaläste, Revue-und Volksbühnen, Redaktion und Verwaltung: Berlin NW 6, Schiffbauerdamm 15, mit Grußworten von Stresemann, des Reichskanzlers Müller-Franken, des Berliner Oberbürgermeisters und des Ministers des Inneren, mit zahlreichen Vorstellungen von Vergnügungsstätten in ganz Deutschland, vom Zirkus Sarrassani bis zum Groß-Kino Elysium in Berlin, auch der Kristall-Palast in Leipzig ist vertreten.

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        Guia general de Venezuela 1929. (Tomo primero)

      Leipzig, Oskar Brandstetter, 1929.. Neu eingebundener, grüner Buchbinder-Ganz-Leinwandeinband mit aufgezogenem O-Deckel mit verblasstem Titel und Wappen in Golddruck und aufgezogenem O-Leinenrücken mit Titel, einige Seiten u. Karten etw. fleckig. Ohne die ersten unpaginierten 9 Blätter (Titelblatt, dedicacion, prologo und 2 Bilder von Bolivar und Gomez), Seite 1 - 832 Seiten mit 658 fotograbados, 7 croquis de carreteras y 6 dibujos a pluma (658 fotogr. Abbildungen und 6 farbigen, mehrfach gefalteten Karten), 4°.. Primera edicion del primer Guia de Venezuela. "La edicion de 5000 ejemplares ha sido ejecutada por cuenta y orden de su director y editor-propietario F. Benet." El primer tomo abarca los siguentes capitulos y estados: Superficie, Populacion, Posicion, Geografica, Limites, Resumen Historico, Aspecto general, Produccion, Clima Comercio, Division Politica y Territorial. Estado Tachira, Estado Merida, Estado Trujillo, Estado Lara, Estado Falcon, Estado Zulia. Aqui sin los primeros 9 paginas no numerados. El libro empieza con la pagina 1 y termina con la pagina 832 y es asi completo. El tomo contiene 658 fotograbados y siete mapas. Los fotos demuestran paisajes, personajes, objectos de arqueologia, pueblos y ciudades, edificios "modernos" y historicos. Una impresion temprana del occidente de Venezuela. El segundo tomo, que no es parte de esta venta, abarca los estados: Portuguesa, Cojedes, Yaracuy, Carabobo, Aragua, Miranda y el Distrito Federal, aparecio en 1933 en Caracas y fui impreso en Madrid en la imprenta de A. Marzo.

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        Geschwister.

      1929. Lithografie. Bildgröße 27x25,5cm. Papiergröße 40,5x31 cm. Auf zartem Chinapapier, rechts unten signiert "Heckel". Sauber und wohlerhalten. Linke untere Ecke rückseitig auf weiße Pappe montiert.. Vorliegend No. 73! #M10450

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Carl Wegner]
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        Novalis: Hymnen an die Nacht. [Farb-] Holzschnitte von Karl Lorenz,

      Malente-Gremsmühlen, Turmpresse, 1929,. Exemplar Nr. 9 von insgesamt 25 Exemplaren. ca. 33 x 21 cm, lose ineinanderliegende Bögen, teils Doppelbögen mit 18 von Hand kolorierten Original-Holzschnitten, davon 5 von Lorenz mit Bleistift signiert und mit der Jahreszahl "28" versehen, einige Blätter leicht am Rande bestossen, die Drucke in prächtigen frischen Farben und sattem schwarz. >15. Gastdruck der Turmpresse<. Weitere digitale Fotos gerne auf Anfrage.. Rodenberg II, 542. - Vollmer III, 260. - Eine Mappe in der Staats- und Universitäts-Bibliothek Hamburg (dort ein gebundenes Probe-Exemplar ohne Nummer). - Diese Mappe nicht im Bestand des Lindenau-Museums Altenburg und nicht in der Rifkind-Collection. - Literatur zur Turmpresse: Katalog "Inspiration Mittelalter" Holzschnitte der Hamburgischen Sezession und ihre Vorbilder (2007), Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg, Seite 56f. - Karl Lorenz (1888-1961) Hamburger expressionistischer Dichter, Maler und Graphiker; gab 1919-1923 die "Rote Erde" heraus, gründete die Turmpresse in Malente-Gremsmühlen und gab die Drucke der Turmpresse von 1925 bis 1933 heraus.

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        Catalogue of A Loan Exhibition of Old English Plate and Decorations and Orders at 25 Park Lane, London

      London [Philip Sassoon] March 1929. VG : in very good condition without dust jacket. Inscription on verso of fep. Teg First Edition Half vellum/ gilt blue cloth 320mm x 250mm (13" x 10"). 110pp, + plates. 81 b/ plates. Catalogue of 15th, 16th, 17th and early 18th century goldsmiths displayed in 1929 at 25, Park Lane, London. Lists 880 items.

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        Kameraden! De wolven der reactie loeren - Alleen een sterke organisatie kan u verdedigen!

      Steendrukkerij de Jong & Com, Hilversum (Druck). (um 1929). 1 Bll. 86 x 59.5 cm. Sehr schönes Plakat. Der rote Riese beschützt die Arbeiter vor den lauernden Wölfen der Reaktion. Faltspuren, etwas fleckig, insgesamt in gutemZustand..

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