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        Frau am gedeckten Tisch sitzend. Farbiges Aquarell und Bleistift auf Papier, rechts unten mit *5. XII. (19)29 * datiert, unsigniert. Verso mit Beglaubigungsstempel durch den Nachlassverwalter.

      1929 - Blattmaß ca. 39 x 49 cm. Gezeigt wird eine schräg auf einem Stuhl sitzende, etwas verloren guckende Frau am Tisch. Auf dem Tisch eine Tasse, Teller und Gefäße sowie eine Käseglocke mit Käse. Das Blatt rechts unten in Bleistift mit *5.XII. (19)29 * datiert. Verso mit Nachlassstempel *Nachlass Erich Hartmann beglaubigt vom Testamentsvollstrecker Erwin Grützbach*. Das Blatt verso mit 2 Notizen in Bleistift, darunter rechts unten *Berliner mit ca. 3 cm Abst. * ( ?) - auf dem Tisch möglicherweise das Gebäck *Berliner * vor der Frau. Von insgesamt guter Erhaltung, verso mit Resten alter Montierung. ( Literatur u.a.: Neue Rump, Hamburgisches Künstlerlexikon Seite 178 - Erich Hartmann: Mitglied der Hamburger Sezession. ) ( Weitere Bilder auf Anfrage – further pics at request )

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        Hand and Soul

      De Heuvelpers, Hilversum 1929 - Colophon reads: "Printed in the spring of 1929 by S.H. de Roos at DE HEUVELPERS, HILVERSUM, HOLLAND from: the works of Dante Gabriel Rossetti, edited by William Rossetti, London, 1911. The third publication of the press is printed in 125 copies of which 110 for sale. This copy is No. 12." With title in red, first initial hand-coloured in blue and red. 28, [2] pp. 8vo. Original cream yapped edge boards. Fine With title in red, first initial hand-coloured in blue and red. 28, [2] pp. 8vo Colophon reads: "Printed in the spring of 1929 by S.H. de Roos at DE HEUVELPERS, HILVERSUM, HOLLAND from: the works of Dante Gabriel Rossetti, edited by William Rossetti, London, 1911. The third publication of the press is printed in 125 copies of which 110 for sale. This copy is No. 12.".

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Tsingtau Under Three Flags. SIGNED

      Shanghai: The Commercial Press, 1929 - First edition, first printing. Octavo, 22.6*16.3*5cm, 580p. Illustrated with maps and photograph plates. SIGNED and INSCRIBED by author on first free end-page. Very light bumps to spine ends and corners with some fraying at spine ends and boards starting to show at corners, faint shelfwear to edges, slight sunning to spine, and faint stains to outer and lower edges of text block, otherwise a solid Good+ copy. Added as a bonus is a book review of this book by E. T. Williams, published in 1930 in "American Journal of International Law". [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        DIVINE COMEDY...A LINE-FOR-LINE TRANSLATION IN THE RIME-FORM OF THE ORIGINAL BY MELVILLE BEST ANDERSON.|THE

      San Francisco, CA: John Henry Nash, 1929. large 4to. Original full vellum with gilt-lettered spines. vii, 165; 166; 165; 120 pages. 4 volumes. Printed in Cloister Lightface Roman, with marginal notes in italic, on Van Gelder (with the Nash watermark) paper. One of 250 numbered copies of which this is No. 43. Nash started printing this Masterpiece as early as 1923, but with the encouragement of his friend Aurelia Reinhardt, The President of Mills College, and the translation by Prof. Anderson of Stanford, things began to take shape in 1929.A fine set.

      [Bookseller: Oak Knoll]
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        La civilisation francaise avec un appendice sur la Belgique

      Francesco Vallardi Editore, 1929. Francese 0,32 Brossura editoriale in cartoncino flessibile. Copertina brunita con illustrazione. Pagine in discreto stato, con bruniture, anche ai tagli. Ricco di fotografie in nero ed illustrazioni, nel testo. USATO

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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        Those were the days

      London: Methuen & Co, 1929. Edition limited to 250 copies on India Paper, signed by the author (this, no. 111); 8vo, pp. xix, [1], 887, [1]; original red cloth stamped in gilt, t.e.g.; fine copy in an unclipped dust jacket with spine slightly sunned and one tiny chip out at the bottom of the spine. Contains four of Milne's essay and story collections: The Day's Play; The Holiday Round; Once a Week; and, The Sunnyside, all of which had been previously published separately. Haring-Smith E400.

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        13 (Parnasas parodijose) : Nuo Maironies iki manes [13 (Parnassus Parodies) : From Maironis to Me]

      Naujas žodis, Kaune (“New Word” Publishing Company, Kaunas) 1929 - Lithuanian language. Octavo 12 x 18 cm. Weight 45 gr. Wrappers, 42 [6] pp. The book in Near Fine condition, without any visible defects, losses and remarks. Little frayed cover edges, creaser across the bottom right corner of front cover, light brown round damp stain on the back cover; internally perfect condition. Amazing avant-garde photomontage cover design in black, red and white by R. Vosylius. Present book is author’s second collection of satirical poems after “3 Granadieriai” (Three Grenadiers), which parodies the symbolists and romantics. In “13” he deepens and refines the same direction and revals himself as a striking master of parody and satire, where masterfully modeled not only choosen characters, but also rhythms, sounds, writing style by using hyberloles in the type of comic grimaces. “13” is the greatest author’s quest to expose ritualized cultural authority. The book’s name is given because of 13 poets, whom each verse is parodying. This list represents a Parnassus of modern Lithuanian literature, most prominent representatives of different movements: romantists - Maironis and Faustas Kirsa; symbolists Liudas Gira, Balys Sruoga, Petras Vaiciunas, Vincas Mykolaitis and Jouzas Zlabys-Zenge; members of avant-garde group Keturi vejai (Four Winds) and author’s like-minded colleagues: Kazys Binkis, Salys Semerys, Juozas Tysliava, Antanas Rimydis and Teofilis Tilvytis himself. Teofilis Tilvytis (1904-1969) famous Lithuanian and Soviet poet, translator. He first published his works in 1923. Early writings were mostly satirical genre. From 1924 to 1928 was a very important figure of cult avant-garde literary movement Keturi vejai (Four Winds). In the Soviet period Tilvytis mainly wrote lyric and epic poems providing socialist realism. He was awarded the Order of Lenin, the Order of the Red Banner of Labor and varioud medals. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        ABC, die Katze lief im Schnee. Ein Bilderbuch von Anny Engelmann. ( Kinderreime )

      ( Ohne Erscheinungsjahr laut Karlsruher Virtueller Katalog 1929 erschienen, Buchnummer des Verlags Nr. 18, Verlagsnr. 163 ). Mit 13 n.n. Blättern ( incl. Titelblatt ) mit 24 fast blattgroßen farbigen Illustrationen ( dem Alphabet folgend ). Farbig illustrierter Ohln, 4 ( 27 x 22 cm ). Der Einband gering fleckig, Ecken und Kanten bestoßen, Bindung stark gelockert, innen wenige Seiten gering fleckig, Seiten teils zum Unterrand hin etwas angeknickt, der hintere Vorsatz zum Unterrand hin mit Einriß. Ingesamt recht guter Zustand. - außerordentlich selten, im KVK nur mit 1 Exemplar in der Staatsbibliothek Berlin verzeichnet - ( Gewicht 350 Gramm ) ( Weitere Bilder auf Anfrage further pics at request ).

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        Urformen der Kunst. Photographische Pfanzenbilder

      Ernst Wasmuth, Berlin 1929 - Folio (12 ¼ x 9 ½ inches). 120 black-and-white photographic plates. Original green cloth, gilt-lettered on front cover and spine. Spine lightly faded, lacks jacket; plate 7 with pale vertical printing defect, otherwise a fresh, clean copy. A fine copy of one of the most influential photobooks of the 1920s. See for the first edition: Martin Parr, The Photobook, page 96. Andrew Roth, The Book of 101 Books, page 48. The Open Book, Hasselblad Center, page 66/67. 802 photo books of the M.+M. Auer collection, page 133. Second edition, published the year after the first. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Riverrun Books & Manuscripts]
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        Ediciones Marti. Modelos No. 1-10.

      Barcelona: Central de Corte Marti, April 1929-December 1929. Folio, 24 pp., printed in brown with illustrations to every page and terminal fold-out sewing patterns. Stapled paper wrappers with title and date printed to the upper wrapper. Some minor foxing to outer margins; very good. First edition. Ten issues of Ediciones Marti, created for disciples of the “Method of Cut” system with all the best creations of haute couture. Each edition contains a selection of models drawn to exhibit new designs, accompanied by sewing patterns.

      [Bookseller: John Windle Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        May & Malone Presenting The Red Book For 1929

      Chicago: May & Malone, Inc.. Very Good. 1929. Hardcover. Bound in red embossed faux morocco. Numerous full-color pages. Contains original "Confidential Discount Information" sheet attached to front pastedown, ring size card, 4 May & Malone Wholesalers & Importers use-order forms and a correction form intended to correct errata of the book tipped in. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall .

      [Bookseller: William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Boo]
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        Abdul Baha in Egypt

      NY:: J. H. Sears & Company,. Very Good. 1929. Hardcover. B009LQMHZA . First edition. SIGNED and dated by the author in 1952. Some trace edge wear, previous owner's name on front paste-down, else very good in blue cloth with gilt lettering. No dust jacket. ; 390 pages; Signed by Author .

      [Bookseller: Grendel Books, ABAA/ILAB]
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        The Worst Journey in the World

      two volumes 1929 SECOND EDITION Near fine

      [Bookseller: Kingsbridge Books]
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        Le musée des sorcières, images et alchimistes

      Paris librairie de France 1929 - (6) 450 pp (2). In-4, demi-toile usagée, ouvrage très manipulé provenant de la succession André Breton numéroté 1383, référencé et reproduit sur le site André Breton.fr sous le numéro : 8949000. Portant le bel ex-libris gravé , composé par Salvador Dali en 1939. "André Breton le Tamanoir", portant quelques discrètes annotations manuscrites de la main de Breton. On sait l'importance qu'André Breton accordait au monde de la sorcellerie et sa fascination pour l'art magique. L'abondante iconographie de cet ouvrage de référence sur le sujet fut manifestement pour Breton d'une grande aide dans ses recherches, comme en témoignent les annotations au crayon et biffures marginales que l'on rencontre dans le corps de l'ouvrage. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Vicar of Wakefield. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.

      4to. Philadelphia: McKay, [1929]. 4to, 231 pp. with 12 full page color illustrations and 22 black and white as well as pictorial end papers. Blue boards in pictorial dust jacket, cloth bright, pages clean, dustjacket with a few small closed tears and one larger closed tear to the front panel (repaired), in the original box (a bit worn). First American trade edition. Scarce in the original decorated box.

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        Gute Reise! Eine Lustige Fahrt ( A Folding Picture Story Book About Railroads)

      Mainz ( Main): Verlag Jos. Scholz, 1929. First Edition . Cloth Hinges. Near Fine. 114" x 6 1/2. Bildern Von Olga Brodsky. A fold-out picture book consisting of twelve panels, each 6 1/2" tall by 9 1/2" long, connected to form a continuous 114" long picture on each side, a total of 24 colored panels, each with text explaining the railroad, its operation and its workers. A near fine copy, with one cloth connection between the boards split but easily repairable. Rare.

      [Bookseller: Arroyo Seco Books]
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        The Orchard Books (Catholic Mysticism) Complete First Edition Set: Burns, Oates & Washbourne , Vols 1-17 and Extra Series 1-5, Issued 1923-29 [22 Volumes]

      Burns, Oates and Washbourne 1929 - B075VDRQHD 1923-1929 first editions, Burns, Oates and Washbourne (London), twenty-two 4x6 inches tall green cloth hardcover volumes (17 primary volumes and 5 ?extra series? volumes), emblem-embossed front covers, gilt lettered spines, top page edges gilt, no dust jackets, 6405 pp. total. Volumes in good to very good condition. Mild rubbing and edgewear to all covers, with occasional very slight bumping to tips plus any monastery or other stamps, marks or other defects noted in the listing of volumes which follows (if the list of volumes is cut off on the marketplace where you are viewing this, email us for a full list and links to a full set of high-resolution images of the set). Note that this is a heavy and oversized set, so additional postage will be required for international or priority orders. [v.1] The Confessions of Saint Augustine, T. Matthew trans., rev. R. Hudleston (1923), xxx, 410 pp. ? neat gift inscript. To ffep; [v.2] The Lives of the Brethren of the Order of Preachers, P. Conway trans., rev. Dominican Bede Jarrett (1924), xvi, 294 pp.; [v.3] Love Songs of Sion (English medieval devotional verse), ed. Neville Watts (1924), xxiii, 167 pp. ? moderate staining and chipping to covers; [v.4] Cloud of Unknowing, with notes by Augustine Baker, modernized by Justin McCann (1924), lii, 406 pp. ? slight bumping to fore edge of front board; [v.5] De Sales? An Introduction to the Devout Life (1924], xxxv, 309 pp. ? moderate soiling, rubbing, edgewear and dampstaining to covers; [v.6] The Imitation of Christ, Richard Whytford trans., xxv, 316 pp.; [v.7] New Testament, Rheims 1582 trans., ed. Roger Hudleston (1926), xxxi, 533 pp. ? religious order stamps to half title page and page edges; [v.8] Lanspergius? An Epistle of Jesus Christ to the Faithful Soul, tr. Philip Howard, ed. Monk of St. Hugh?s Charterhouse (1926), xliv, 236 pp. ? bumping to upper tip front cover; [v.9] Peter of Alcantara?s Treatise on Prayer and Meditation, tr. Dominic Devas (1926), xx, 211 pp. ? religious library bookplate to front pastedown, stamps and signatures to half title and title page; [v.10] Nicholas Love?s The Mirror of the Blessed Life of Jesu Christ, ed. Monk of Parkminster (1926), xxvi, 322 pp. ? slight bumping to lower tip of front cover, religious order bookplate to ffep opposite half title page; [v.11] Julian of Norwich?s Revelations of Divine Love, ed. Roger Hudleston (1927), xlviii, 256 pp. ? moderate fading, rubbing and edgewear to covers, monastery bookplate to front pastedown; [v.12] Little Flowers of St. Francis of Assisi, first English transl. revised by Roger Hudleston, intro. By D. Devas (1926), xxiv, 354 pp. ? slight bumping to tips of front cover; [v.13] Walter Hilton?s Scale of Perfection, rev. of 1494 first printed ed., intro. By D. Noetinger (1927), lvi, 404 pp. ? moderate edgewear to covers, ink mark to upper margin of half title page; [v.14] Constantine Barbanson?s Secret Paths of Divine Love, abridged English version of A. Touchet, intro. by Justin McCann (1928), xxiii, 244 pp. ? moderate staining and slight bumping to upper tip of front cover, monastery bookplates to front pastedown; [v.15] 13th century mystical treatise The Mirror of Simple Souls, ed. By Clare Kirchberger (1927), lxvii, 303 pp. ? slight to moderate fading and edgewear to covers and bumping to tips, and creasing to upper page edges of a dozen or so pages; [v.16] Robert Bellarmine?s The Ascent of the Mind to God, 1616 T. Gent English transl., intro. by Jesuit James Brodrick (1928), xxxi, 311 pp. ? English monastery stamp to ffep; [v.17] Minor Works of Walter Hilton, ed. By Dorothy Jones (1929), lxvii, 232 pp. ? slight bumping to tips, small gift inscription to front pastedown, slight soiling to rfep; [Extra v.1] Bishop Cuthbert Tunstall?s Certain Godly and Devout Prayers, tr. By Thomas Paynell, ed. By Roger Hudleston (1925), xvi, 51 pp. ? moderate edgewear to covers and sun fading to spine, reasing to a half dozen page tips; [Extra v.2] Sylvester Jenks? B [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Flamingo Books]
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        The Old Sixteenth. Being a Record of the 16th Battalion AIF, during the Great War, 1914-1918.... With Foreword by Lieutenant-General Sir John Monash ..

      Perth, History Committee of the 16th Battalion Association, 1929. Octavo, x (last blank), 274 pages with 5 maps and 42 illustrations (many from photographs) plus 5 plates (including 3 folding panoramas). Buckram a little mottled and unevenly sunned; edges and flyleaves lightly foxed, very light nibbling to the leading edge of a few early leaves; an excellent copy. The book is not identified as such, but it comes from the personal collection of Lieutenant-Colonel Alexander Thomas Paterson (1886-1950), Commanding Officer of the 39th Battalion AIF, and the author of that battalion's history. Dornbusch 324; Fielding and O'Neill, page 227; Trigellis-Smith 219.

      [Bookseller: Michael Treloar Antiquarian Booksellers]
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        A Farewell to Arms.

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons,, 1929. Octavo. Original half japon, blue-green paper sides, black morocco label, top edge trimmed, others untrimmed, blue-green endpapers. With the original leaf-patterned slipcase, with numbered label on front. Title enclosed in pale green rule border with decorations. Without the scarce glassine jacket. Short split at head of slipcase, a little wear to entry, slight crease at head of spine with only minor discolouration. An excellent copy. First and limited edition, number 135 of 510 numbered copies on large paper signed by the author, published simultaneously with the trade edition in September 1929.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Tapis. Édité Par Dim. Vingt Quatre Compositions En Couleurs

      1929 - 0 color stencil; 9, 1, 24 pages; : ".Avec une préface par Maurice Raynal. Paris, Éditions des Quatre Chemins." [1929]. 9 + 1 S. + 24 Tafeln. #456 of 750 copies. The 24 plates show a clear cubist inspiration and a palette of pastel colors particularly well suited to Art Deco interiors. Loose as published in hard folder with ties that has a split spine. Contents are Fine and unmarked. All 24 plates are present. Explanation is in French. Pochoirs printed by D. Jacomet. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Jubiläums-Ausgabe Moderne Tapeten. 1879-1929 Sonderkarte.

      - [German], 1929. Oblong folio, unpaginated, full-page screen printed wallpaper samples, with sample names and numbers stamped to verso, distributor's price list affixed to front pastedown. Original bolted black cloth, green paper boards, company logo printed in gray and orange to upper board. Edges slightly worn, scattered stains on upper board; internally very good. A pre-World War II German wallpaper sample book. The "Anniversary Edition" with samples ranging from distinct floral patterns to more abstract Bauhaus style designs, in a variety of both vibrant and earthy tones. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: John Windle Antiquarian Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Scientific American November (Nov.) 1929 Volume 141 Number 5 - Featuring Timeless Great Depression Advertising Fail

      New York: Scientific American Publishing Company. Paperback. Lucky Strike cigarette ad on back cover provides a truly classic and timeless example of a mis-timed advertisement. Consider that the great Wall St. stock market crash of 1929 occurred mere days before this issue hit the newsstands. Beneath the caption "An Ancient Prejudice has been removed" appears a clenched fist labeled as "American Intelligence" breaking a heavy chain. Top left a paranoid miser stacks his gold by candlelight. Top right a wealthy couple visits their palatial bank. Text beneath miser reads "Hoarding gold with the fanatical zeal of the miser has vanished. American Intelligence sponsors thousands of banking institutions to which the individual (i.e. the wealthy couple) safely entrusts his wealth." The message is clear. Readers should put their trust (and money) in the banks, and shun gold. This issue was likely printed just as the Great Crash occurred, causing countless financial institutions to go under - and destroying even more individual fortunes. (The ad goes on to claim that cigarettes have similarly overcome the prejudice against them.) A truly stunning work which deserves to be preserved and reflected upon in this age of limitless fiat currency printing. Average wear with three-inch crease to lower corner of back cover. Suitably framed and mounted, this ad will make a superlative office display for any precious metals executive. . Fair. 1929. First Edition.

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        Rouen *

      Le Livre/E. Chamontin, Paris 1929. - Broché 29 x 22, couverture bicolore imprimée rempliée. Bien frais. L'un des 200 exemplaires numérotés sur vélin d'Arches à la forme. 10 lithographies originales de Othon Friesz, sous serpentes, se déroulant du premier au dernier plat de couverture. L'originale de 1927, parue dans la collection "portrait de la France" chez Émile-Paul, ne comportait qu'un frontispice du peintre qui ici, outre les compositions précitées a dédicacé le livre pour un Mistral qui ne peut être Frédéric puisque décédé en 1914. :-(Élégante publication illustrée, par un éditeur particulièrement soigneux.

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        Aziats : dzejoli / saucieni / dialogi (The Asian : Poems / Cries / Dialogues) [Poetry Collection]

      Kreisa Fronte (The Left Front), Riga 1929 - Latvian language. Octavo 13 x 18 cm. Weight 60 gr. Wrappers, 59 [2] pp. The book is in Near Fine condition, without any visible defects, losses, remarks and stains. Wrapped cover edges, one minor crease across bottom corner of front cover, light foxing on the inner side of front cover and on the flyleaf. Striking cover and experimental typography content design created using avant-garde constructivist mannerisms of the time by either Ernests Kalis or Sigismunds Vidbergs, who both were noted modernist artists and book designers. Modernist collection of poetry "Asian" is imbued with the ideas of revolutionary struggle and hatred for capitalism. After the October Revolution author disappointed in bourgeois culture and capitalist society, hence his creation is characterized by social revitalization and wicked satire. Influenced by Mayakovsky, Laicens uses in poetic speech words which considered as unpoetic bringing poetic language to common speech simplicity expressing protest and struggle for the new content by changing the form, operates with revolutionary poster slogans, experiments with free verse. This author's work is some kind of leftist revolutionary manifesto - bright, aggressive, protestant, outstanding. Linards Laicens (1883-1938) is considered as central figure of the Latvian avant-garde, one of the most eminent personalities in Latvian modernist literature. Important organizer of the legal workers’ press and of revolutionary culture in bourgeois Latvia he edited cult leftist avant-garde journals Kreisa fronte (The Left Front) and Tribune (The Tribune). Laicens worked in the communist underground during Latvia's independence, but moved to the Soviet Union in 1933 to escape a prison sentence in Latvia. He was purged for his revolutionary efforts in 1938. Laicen’s social, politic and artistic views affect his creation development - fight about equality of society class and destroyed nation borders is unique qualities of wirter's creativity. His early poetry is represented by the lyrical hero expression, urban poetry, deny of the past and characterized by expressionism, also decadence, aestheticism and futurism features. Later poems main theme became revolutionary propaganda with expressionism and sometimes realism. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Les villages illusoires.

      Sans lieu, Editions d'Art Devambez, 1929. - In-4°, 137p. Edition au tirage limité à 220 exemplaires et illustrée de 17 eaux-fortes originales en couleurs de J. Van Santen. Celui-ci est un des 130 exemplaires numérotés sur vélin d'Arches contenant l'état définitif des eaux-fortes en couleurs. Très bel exemplaire. en feuilles, sous couverture imprimée rempliée, chemise et étui.

      [Bookseller: Le Cabinet d'Amateur]
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        THE VICAR OF WAKEFIELD.

      - Illustrated by Arthur \fs24 Rackham. Pp. 232, 12 coloured plates (frontispiece with tissue guard), the title and title page vignette printed in red, black & white text illustrations; cr. 4to; rebound by Bayntun Riviere in navy morocco, the spine lettered and decorated in gilt compartments between raised bands, boards with double gilt rule borders, gilt edges and dentelles; a.e.g.; marbled endpapers; within navy cloth slipcase, faintly marked; the original gilt lettered and decorated dark green cloth (including the backstrip) bound in at end; a little light foxing and very occasional slight soiling; Harrap, London, 1929. First trade edition . Riall p. 170; Latimore & Haskell p. 65. *With an original Arthur Rackham pen & ink drawing (with pink watercolour highlights) on the half-title page verso, inscribed \i Myrtle Oldershaw with all best wishes Arthur Rackham 10.7.31 . The drawing is of an old lady surprised by a bespectacled jack-in-the box. Riall (p. xvi) notes that Harrap commissioned Rackham to add an original watercolour to a very small number of some of his books from \i The King of the Golden River onwards - but that was from 1932 on, and although such drawings were sometimes captioned, they were not specifically executed for named individuals. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Kay Craddock - Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        DODO: Puppy Love (Originalzeichnung)

      1929 - Gouache über Bleistift auf Karton Signiert und datiert unten rechts: DODO 29 Verso Atelierstempel der Künstlerin 40 x 29 cm (Bildmaß) Nachlass der Künstlerin Literatur: ULK Nr. 58, 1. März 1929, Seite 4, dort bezeichnet: „Die Ballverblödeten“ [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        1929 to 1937 Wisden Hardbacks - Set of 9

      This lot is a Set of 9 Hardback Wisdens - 1929 to 1937. In OK Condition, including the hard to find 1934 (Bodyline Wisden). This set would be rated as 6/10 , it is not the best in terms of condition but the books are all steady , as we know 1933 to 1937 tend to be rougher than the other HBs after the change of materials by Wisden. The 1929 has worn boards, the 1932 has some marks to the spine, 1933/5/6 has facsimile spine gilt. 1929 has repaired hinges but all the rest are strong and original. 1934 is in top form, all photoplates present and correct. A steady set for someone looking to pick up most of the 1930s Hardbacks. More details on request.

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        John Wisden's Cricketers' Almanack for 1929 - 1929 Original Hardback Wisden

      1929. 1929 was the last between the war Wisden I upgraded , it took me some time to find a nice one as the weight of the book does tend to control the condition, ditto with '28. Looks like a touch up on the spine gilt has occurred. There is a line to the front board and a couple of marks to the rear , slight hinge weakness which is very common for a 29 and some wear to the top of the yellow paste downs, looks like they are removed names. So this book has had some work on it. Clean inside. Benno s Notes : top right corner front cover creased. Slight tear to centre of spine inside back cover. Oval stain top of right hand margin p671 More information on request.

      [Bookseller: Wisdenshop.com]
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        A Farewell To Arms

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1929. First edition. Hardcover. Very good condition. First edition, first state. The first state of the book, with Scribner's seal on copyright page and no disclaimer. Also the first issue of the dust jacket, with the name of the heroine, Catherine Barkley, misspelled "Katharine Barclay" as called for, and priced $2.50. The dust jacket designed by Cleonike "Cleon" Damianakes (illustrator), an illustrator and etcher who designed some of the most iconic dust jacket designs of the era including this one. 8vo, [x] pp, 355pp. In the publisher's original black cloth with the printed gold title labels on the spine and upper cover. Slightly rubbed at lower corners & spine ends; the gold title labels a bit dulled, the front cover label with a very small indentation on its top edge. Binding is solid, the pages clean and bright. Dust jacket rubbed, chipped at top and bottom of spine, triangular area of loss at bottom of dj spine affects part of the publisher name, but not the "Ernest Hemingway" at the bottom of the front panel. Dust jacket is now in a protective cover. A very good book in a good + dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints]
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        A Farewell to Arms

      Cape, UK 1929 - 1st Edition 1929. Second state book. Book is very good++ and bright. Contents good. The wrapper is very good+ and bright. Edges rubbed and nicked. A few small closed tears to edges. More images can be taken upon request. Ref Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Lasting Words Ltd]
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        PRIMA DI ADAMO

      MILANO: A.BARION, 1929. BROSSURA. BUONO. 13 20. USATO

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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        JACK PUMPKINHEAD OF OZ

      - (BAUM,L.FRANK) JACK PUMPKINHEAD OF OZ by Ruth Plumly Thompson. Chiagoc: Reilly & Lee (1929). 4to, green cloth, pict. paste-on, 252p. + 2 p. ads, FINE+ in dust wrapper (dw with a few tiny closed tears else fine, ads through this title). 1st edition. (HG XXIII) illustrated by J.R. NEILL with pictorial endpapers and 12 color plates. A magnificent copy, rarely found co clean in a nice dw. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Aleph-Bet Books, Inc. - ABAA]
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        The Worst Journey in the World Antarctic 1910-1913

      London: Constable and Company Limited, 1929. Second edition, second issue. Two volumes. 8vo. lxiv, 300, (4); viii, 301-585, (1) pp. Publisher's dark blue cloth, gilt lettered to the spines. Two colour frontispieces, 4 colour and 52 black and white plates, some two to a page, plus 5 maps, of which 4 are folding. Neatly repaired scrape to the upper board of volume I, mild rubbing to the extremities, a very good set.

      [Bookseller: Bow Windows Bookshop]
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        Das Neue Berlin: Grossstadtprobleme. No.1 (January 1929) through No. 12 (December 1929) (all published)

      1929. A complete run in 12 issues of the short-lived monthly architectural journal, edited by Martin Wagner and Adolf Behne, which captured the lively cultural atmosphere of Berlin under the Weimar republic, including essays on architecture by Marcel Breuer, Walter Gropius, Erich Mendelsohn, Bruno Taut, and Henry Van de Velde, and with literary contributions from Gottfried Benn, Alfred Döblin, Salomo Friedlaender (Mynona), and others, lists, hundreds of illustrations throughout the text and on plates showing architectural photos, maps, plans, modern graphic design, other artwork, etc., including photographs from Laszlo Moholy-Nagy, Sasha Stone, and Lotte Jacobi. 4to. Orig. printed cloth, orig. printed wrpps. bound in. Berlin (Deutsche Bauzeitung) 1929. Originally published in separate fascicules, the entire series was also published in the present form, bound in one volume. Modeled after the "new typography" and progressive cultural change showcased in Das Neue Frankfurt, and borrowing its naming convention, Das Neue Berlin, emphasized architecture and urban development in modern Berlin. At the time, Wagner served as the city's architectural adviser and chose the writer Behne as his editor-in-chief.

      [Bookseller: F.A. Bernett Books]
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        The Hitchcock Edition The Sporting Works of David Gray 3 vols,

      Derrydale PressNew York 1929 - 3 volume set. near fine bookplate in each volume. #513 of 750 copies limited edition. signed by david Gray on Half-tile page of volume 1. Contains Gallops 1, Gallops 2, Mr. Carteret. Bookplate of financier Percy Rivington Pyne. or most likely the son who was a WW1 fighter pilot. Quality, Value, Experience. Media Shipped in New Boxes. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Robinson Street Books, IOBA]
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        Leaves from a Missionary's Notebook.

      Secker & Warburg, London, 1929. First edition of the author's first regularly published book, of which 125 numbered and signed copies were printed on vellum paper - this copy is neither numbered or signed, but marked "file Secker" in pencil. 4to. Unpaginated. Yellow cloth lettered in gold at upper board. Illustrated throughout with two-colour drawings by the author, many of them full-page and with his facsimile captions. Upper edges of boards a little discoloured, and with a little light finger marking to endpapers and a strip of nigh-on invisible browning. A very good copy in the handsome Tennant-designed pictorial dust wrapper, chipped with half a dozen small areas of loss and some upper edge creasing. A most uncommon book by 'the brightest' of the Bright Young Things, and the long-term lover of Siegfried Sassoon.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair.

      [Bookseller: Clearwater Books]
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        ARSENE LUPIN INTERVENES.

      The Macaulay Company, [1929]., New York - First U.S. edition. Originally published in the U.K. as Jim Barnett Intervenes. Near fine, bright copy in a strikingly attractive dust jacket. Arsene Lupin appears again, this time under the alias of Jim Barnett to solve the Asserman robbery mostly by outwitting the police and the criminal. An exceptional copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: BUCKINGHAM BOOKS, ABAA, ILAB, IOBA]
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