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        Ruth Darrow in the Air Derby

      Barse & Co. 1930 - Very good in a very good dust jacket. Copyright 1930 stated on the copyright page with no mention of later printings. First Edition. Published in 1930, the same year Mildred Wirt began the Nancy Drew Mystery series- when she was only 25 years old. In 1932, 2 years later, Amelia Earhart became the first woman to fly solo non-stop across the Atlantic. Book has some rubbing along the edges. Tanning on the page ends. Gift inscription on the front free endpaper. Dust jacket has some large chips at the corners and spine ends, and well as some pieces missing along both the top and bottom edges of the front and back panels. Some soiling from age and wear. A spot is worn away from the pictorial front panel. Very good. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bookbid]
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        "Sky Jumping" - Willy Sluiter, ca. 1930.

      ?Sky Jumping?, aquarel op papier vervaardigd door Jan Willem (Willy) Sluiter rond 1930. Gesigneerd en betiteld linksonder. Afm. 47 x 37 cm.In het interbellum worden de Alpen niet alleen ontsloten als een plek om te kuren, maar wordt ook de wintersport bij de beau monde populair, zeker na de Olympische Winterspelen van 1928 in St. Moritz. De Zwitserse Alpen waren geciviliseerd en zodanig gecultiveerd dat ze de nieuwe wintertoerist konden vermaken.Berggidsen die in het verleden de winter hadden doorgebracht met het in de olie zetten van hun bergschoenen en het oprollen van touwen, bekwaamden zich in het nieuwe spel waarbij je over met kristallen bedekte weilanden naar beneden gleed. Zij kenden onderweg iedere steen en iedere den en zorgden er voor dat gasten aan het einde van de dag weer veilig terug kwamen om zich te kunnen behagen bij haardvuur, gl?hwein en lokale delicatessen. Al snel bleek dat ook diegenen die verkozen om niet te gaan ski?n, toch konden deelnemen aan het wintervermaak en werd de apr?s-ski zo belangrijk als het ski?n zelf. Het duurde niet lang of de stadjes werden buitenposten van de mondaine glitter met bijbehorende filialen van Z?richse banken en juwelierszaken.In zijn tekeningen van de welgestelde sneeuwtoeristen in Davos en St. Moritz toont Willy Sluiter zich chroniqueur van zijn tijd.Sluiter (1873-1949) bewoog zich als gentleman-schilder in uiteenlopende kringen en had twee uitgesproken talenten: hij schilderde prachtige, impressionistische landschappen en haven- en stadsgezichten, en was daarnaast een rastekenaar, die in staat was om in vlotte, vaak humoristische schetsen en aquarellen het leven om zich heen vast te leggen. Sluiters? tekentalent leidde ook tot vele opdrachten voor boekomslagen, illustraties, affiches en ander reclamewerk. Vanaf de jaren twintig was hij een bekend en zeer succesvol kunstenaar. Hij kreeg talloze onderscheidingen.Prijs: ?6.000,- (incl. lijst).

      [Bookseller: Inter-Antiquariaat MEFFERDT & DE JONGE]
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        Ronald Firbank: A Memoir. With Personal Reminiscences by Lord Berners, Augustus John, V.B. Holland, and Osbert Sitwell

      London: Duckworth. 1930. First. First edition. Fine in a very nice, near fine dustwrapper with slight fading on the spine to the delicate purple ink, and a couple of tiny tears. A superior copy of an uncommon book, reminiscences of the idiosyncratic English author. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Everybody's Boswell

      London: G. Bell and Sons, 1930. Full-Leather. Collectible; Fine. #61 OF 350 COPIES SIGNED BY ERNEST SHEPARD on the limitation page. A beautiful copy to boot of the 1930 1st thus. Bound by Asprey & Co. of London in a sumptuous full red leather. Decorative raised bands, gilt-tooled compartments and gilt-rule to the panels. Bright and Fine, all edges gilt. Thick octavo, 609 pgs., marbled endpapers. Signed by Illustrator.

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        Stock Market Theory and Practice

      1930. First Edition . SCHABACKER, Richard W. Stock Market Theory and Practice. New York: B.C. Forbes, 1930. Large octavo, original navy cloth. $2000.First edition of SchabackerÂ’s comprehensive guide to the stock market, with 105 illustrations, charts, and diagrams, three folding.Written by R.W. Schabacker, the youngest financial editor of Forbes Magazine, this volume offers information on understanding the stock market, a guide to various documents used within it, and advice on how to be successful using that knowledge. “Schabacker was the first to make technical analysis and charting an organized discipline” (Linda Raschke). Without original dust jacket. Mild rubbing to cloth. About-fine condition.

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        CAPRI : Materials for a Description of The Island

      G. Orioli, Florence: 1930 - This is a Limited Edition, "1/525 copies of which 500 are for sale", #428, and signed by the Author, renowned for his WWI era SOUTH WIND, and a notable inhabitant of Capri, then a noted artistic colony. But most interesting is ther inscription on the ffep: "DICK HOLLIDAY FROM CERIO, 1934" Cerio was one of the 20th cerntury's most colorful mayors of Capri and a historic figure in his own right. 'Dick Holliday' appears to be Dick Halliday, founder of California's Palamino Association. 365 INDEXED deckled pages, this is a first rate history of the island most notorious as the vacation spot for Tiberius where little Caligula was reared to be the once and future monster. . The provenance is much more impressive than the appearance which is Good Only with typical wear to half cloth boards, with some tanning to cover paper, edgewear with small bumps, spine worn to text block along with some fraying/rubbing spots . Interior has slight tanning along edges, and is overall clean. A book that has seen use, but not abuse. Please see or request pics or additional info. HEAVY: 5 lb rate would apply for International or Priority (extra than stated). Size: 4to - 9¾" - 12" Tall [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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      London: Humphrey Milford,, 1930. Edited with notes by Robert Bridges. Second edition with an Appendix of Additional Poems, and a Critical Introduction by Charles Williams. Octavo. Original blue cloth boards, titles to spine and front cover gilt, top edge trimmed, others untrimmed. With the dust jacket. With 2 fascimile signatures in the text. Small white mark to bottom edge of boards, light offsetting to endpapers, occasional leaves uncut; a very good copy in the uncommon jacket, price-clipped, spine browned, faint foxing to covers and small nicks to extremities. Second, and enlarged, edition, first impression. Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844–1889) published very few poems in his lifetime and destroyed many of his early writings in a crisis of faith - he had been received into the Roman Catholic faith by Cardinal Newman himself in 1866, and in 1868 made a bonfire of his juvenilia. It was only decades after his death that, collected and largely designed by Hopkins's friend and admirer Robert Bridges, the first edition of this "sensitive, handsome, and almost complete" collection was published (ODNB). Contemporary reviews were mixed though some were stridently positive, such as Theodore Maynard: "A shy mid-Victorian priest, writing while Tennyson, Swinburne and Patmore led their various schools, was more modern than the most freakish modern would dare to be... He is the last word in technical development." Sales were slow and it had only just sold out by 1930, when this "second edition was called for by the poetry public who were demanding new, difficult poetic voices. Advocated especially by I. A. Richards, F. R. Leavis, William Empson, and Michael Roberts, so that his poems appeared in general and modernistic anthologies, followed by university and school syllabuses, Hopkins had suddenly become a popular modern poet". Uncommon in the jacket, with only two copies traced at auction.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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      Nrf 1930 - - Nrf, Paris 1930, 17x22cm, relié. - Edition originale, un des 123 exemplaires numérotés sur vergé Lafuma Navarre et réimposés dans le format in-quarto tellière, tirage de tête. Reliure en plein maroquin vert bouteille, dos très légèrement bruni à trois nerfs orné de cartouches dorés, roulettes dorées sur les coiffes, encadrement d'un filet doré sur les plats, gardes et contreplats de soie moirée rose, encadrement d'un jeu de quadruples filets dorés sur les contreplats, couvertures et dos conservés, doubles filets dorés sur les coupes, tête dorée, ex-libris frappé à l'or sur un contreplat, élégante reliure de l'époque signée d'Adrien Leroy. Bel exemplaire agréablement établi. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] First edition, one of 123 numbered copies on laid Lafuma Navarre and reimposed in quarto foolscap, deluxe edition. Bound in full morocco green bottle back slightly browned at three nerves decorated with gilded cartridges wheels on golden headdresses, framing a net gilded on the boards, and guards contreplats silk moiré pink, framing a quadruple play nets gilded on contreplats, wrappers and back preserved and bound in, double nets gilded on the cuts, gilded head, bookplate struck gold on a contreplat elegant contemporary binding signed Adrian Leroy. Nice copy pleasantly established. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Solitude de la pitié -

      Editions des Cahiers libres 1930 -, Paris - 1 volume. In-4. Non paginé. Sous étui et chemise cartonnés. Couverture souple imprimée rempliée. Infime déchirure au bord du rempli. Très bel état. EDITION ORIGINALE. Celui-ci un des 20 exemplaires numérotés sur Japon, premier grand papier. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Dell' Isola di Capri; Nel 1930

      Autore, Venezia 1930 - Folio. 56 tipped in monochrome plates laid loose in decorated portfolio with 4 ribbon ties, very good copy. (85606). Proemio di Antonio Cippico. No. 58 of 400 copies. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Bauer Rare Books]
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        The Cat Who Went to Heaven

      The Macmillan Company, New York 1930 - The 1930 1st edition of this wonderful collaboration between Elizabeth Coatsworth and Lynd Ward. Solid and VG (light offsetting at the pastedowns and endpapers, small pasted-on author biography at rear pastedown) in a bright, VG- example of the fragile dustjacket, with light chipping and creasing along the panel edges and 1" loss at the spine base. Still though, very presentable. Octavo, nicely illustrated thruout by the formidable Lynd Ward. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: APPLEDORE BOOKS, ABAA]
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      1930 - WODEHOUSE, P.G. VERY GOOD, JEEVES. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran, 1930. Small 8vo., orange cloth in dust jacket; 340 pages. First Edition (so stated on the copyright page). There is an interesting story behind the dust jacket for this title and, if your copy is price-clipped, don't worry- apparently they all are! The publisher either didn't put a price or clipped it from all of the dust jackets and issued with book with a wrap-around band that advertised the book had been reduced from $2.50 to $2.00 and was now selling for $1.00, probably due to the Depression affecting sales. The dust jacket has the code "746" on the front flap and "743" on the rear flap. Very Good (little soil covers & little wear head of spine; little minor discoloration rear pastedown); little soil & minor edgewear (clean one-inch tear) d/j. $500.00. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Cat Who Went to Heaven

      New York: The Macmillan Company, 1930. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good -. Lynd Ward. The 1930 1st edition of this wonderful collaboration between Elizabeth Coatsworth and Lynd Ward. Solid and VG (light offsetting at the pastedowns and endpapers, small pasted-on author biography at rear pastedown) in a bright, VG- example of the fragile dustjacket, with light chipping and creasing along the panel edges and 1" loss at the spine base. Still though, very presentable. Octavo, nicely illustrated thruout by the formidable Lynd Ward.

      [Bookseller: Appledore Books, ABAA ]
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      大連. [Dalian]. Ato Inga Kyokai (亜東印

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        Rhododendron Pie

      New York: D. Appleton and Company. 1930. First. First American edition. Very good with a faded spine, light bumps to the corners, lacking the dustwrapper. The first book by the wide-ranging author best remembered for her children's classic, The Rescuers. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        My Wayside

      unknown, 1930. Hardcover. Good. 1930. First Edition. 223 pages. No dust jacket. Signed by the author. Brown cloth boards. Inscription to the free endpaper. Cracking to the gutter. Minor edge wear with corner bumping and scuffing. Good boards with minimal wear, sunning to the edges. Boards slightly warped. Spine sunned.

      [Bookseller: The World of Rare Books]
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        Photograph signed by William Somerset Maugham and a short letter handwritten and signed by William Somerset Maugham.

      London: No publisher, 1930. Two items sold together. A 4" x 5.25" (WxH) black & white photograph of Maugham, signed by him on the bottom edge. The back of the photo is stamped "Copyright Camera Study by Kay Vaughan..." Additionally, there is a letter on Villa Mauresque (Cap Ferrat, Riviera) letterhead. No date, circa 1930. Written to Iva Decker, a Chicago Bookseller during the 1930's. It reads "Dear Miss Decker. Thank you for your nice letter. [signed] W. Somerset Maugham. The note has a center fold. . Signed. First Edition. Unbound. Very good+ condition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

      [Bookseller: Kurt Gippert Bookseller (ABAA)]
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        Cakes & Ales: or the Skeleton in the Cupboard

      London: William Heinemann Ltd, 1930. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition, first state. (Page 147 has error "won'," issued simultaneously with corrected word "won't," no priority as per Stott.) 270 pp. Original navy cloth with gilt and black lettering. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket: 7/6 net on darkened spine panel with small stain and chipping at ends, a few tiny edge closed tears and some rubbing and light toning. Boards a bit bumped. A novel of English lit and snobbery, which was first serialized in the magazine Harper's Bazaar.

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        Maggie of the Suicide Fleet. As written from the log of Raymond D. Borden, Lieutenant, U.S.N.R.

      Garden City: Doubleday, Doran & Co.. 1930. First. First edition. Illustrated by Herb Roth. Bookstore label on the front pastedown, else fine in very near fine, price-clipped dustwrapper. The story of the pleasure yacht of Isaac Emerson, the Bromo-Seltzer King, who turned it over to the American submarine patrol fleet, manned it with farmers, and set them out to protect the coast, resulting in various misadventures. Nicely Inscribed to Emerson's wife, Margaret, the namesake of the yacht, by the illustrator Herb Roth, with a drawing of a sailor: "To Margaret Emerson from the Coxswain who illustrated Borden's Diary and one of the few survivors of the 'Maggie'. Herb Roth." .

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        Plutarch's Lives: The Translation Called Dryden's - 5 vols.

      Bigelow, Brown, NY - ".Corrected from the Greek and Revised by A.H. Clough, with Dr. William Smith's Historical Notes". An undated edition from around 1930-1940, vg- in a fine binding by an unknown contemporary binder. 3/4 blue leather with blue moire cloth, top-edge gilt, marbled endpapers with an unusual purple/blue starburst design. Spines are worn on edges and several were lightly chipped at top. Edgeworn, corners worn to boards and lightly bumped. Hinges of Volume I repaired, .25inch tear to front joint. Leather now restored and is supple again. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Bookshop Mystery

      D. Appleton & Company, New York 1930 - Bound in original orange cloth, with lettering and design in red. (1) is present at the last page. In a complete dust jacket that shows some edge-wear at the head of the spine. The white portions of the panels and spine have darkened. The classic bibliomystery. Listed in Penzler. An unemployed bookman (imagine that!) travels the bookshops of London and Brussels looking for a manuscript containing a secret code. Previous owner name and date (1930) on the front free endpaper. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Rhododendron Pie

      New York: D. Appleton and Company. 1930. First. First American edition. Very good with a faded spine, light bumps to the corners, lacking the dustwrapper. The first book by the wide-ranging author best remembered for her children's classic, The Rescuers. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Street Haunting

      San Francisco, Westgate Press 1930 - First edition, copy no. 260 of 500 numbered and signed copies. Grey paper boards patterned in gold and blue, blue leather spine, grey slip-case - a fine, unopened copy in somewhat soiled slip-case. Kirkpatrick A13. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Grogan]
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        St.Mawr - This is not the book but a unique Furniture Drawer (Toolbox) made by a D.H.Lawrence enthusiast. The Drawer was made in bookform and has the St.Mawr Emblemata on the cover and the title on the spine. Excellent craftsmanship. Leather covered board.

      1930. no place, c. 1930. Folio. Original Hardcover with leather covered boards. Hard to qualify this exceptional piece as Ephemera, but that is what it is. Very good condition with only minor signs of external wear. Dimensions are 45,5cm (high), 34cm (wide), 13cm (thick). St Mawr is a short novel (or novella) written by D. H. Lawrence. It was first published in 1925.nThe heroine of the story, Lou Witt, abandons her sterile marriage and a brittle, cynical post-First World War England. Her sense of alienation is associated with her encounter with a high-spirited stallion, the St Mawr whose name provides the title for this tale. She eventually settles in a remote ranch set high in the mountains of New Mexico, near Taos.nLawrence wrote most of this brief novel whilst spending five months of the summer of 1924 at what is now known as the D. H. Lawrence Ranch, a property which he and wife, Frieda, acquired from Mabel Dodge Luhan earlier that year.nSt Mawr first appeared in St Mawr and Other Stories which, in addition to the novella, consists of two short stories 'The Overtone' and 'The Princess', and two unfinished stories 'The Wilful Woman' and 'The Flying Fish'. All these works were written during Lawrence's stay in America between 1922 and 1925. (Wikipedia)

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        In Sicily

      Faber and Faber, London, 1930 - 1st Edition. No. 380 of 400 copies, signed by author in green ink. Illustrations by Stephen Tennant. Octavo: 5 5/8 in. x 8 5/8 in. Bound in green cloth. Gilt titling (which has faded) on front cover. Colophon is first page after front free end-paper. Full page print in color of lemons by Stephen Tennant. This is No. 27 of the Ariel Poems. Light wear to the ends of and along the spine; light wear to corners. A small bump to the lower edge of the rear cover. A near fine copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Keisogloff Rare Books, Inc.]
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        Abraham Vigo. Tempera sobre cartón. Publicidad de Lubricantes Pan-Am.

      - [1930] 22x30 cm. Firmada en la obra. Pequeñas rozaduras en las esquinas. Con certificado de autenticidad Buen estado. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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      London: Cresset Press, 1930. 4to. half vellum with marbled paper covered boards, title gilt on spine. xxxii, 133 pages. Illustrated by John Nash. Limited to 350 numbered copies on paper in an edition of 353 copies; this copy is not numbered but has "printer's file copy" written in place of a number(Ransom 20). Title-page and 12 headpieces by Nash. Illustrations colored by stencils at the Curwen Press, London. Set in 16pt Linotype Granjon Old Face, designed by George W. Jones, and used here for the first time. Printed on Barcham Green handmade paper. John Nash (1893-1977) was an influential painter, printmaker, teacher, and gardener.As stated in a penciled note on the front free endpaper this is the only copy that was not colored by stencil. "Mr. Geo W. Jones states stenciling was not painting or printing and he personally preferred plain illustrations. The Cresset Press gave him this copy as he printed it. "Robert Elwell's copy with his bookplate. Inscribed on the front free endpaper "With the compliments and high regard of the printer." Spine darkened, corners slightly bumped, some shelf wear; nevertheless very good.

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        Privates Album mit 200 Original-Photographien einer Marokko-Reise. Vintages. Silbergelatine. Gesteckt.

      (Wohl aus Frankreich um 1930). 25 Blatt. Dunkelrote Original-Leinwand, Quer-Folio, 27,5 x 38 cm. (Kapitale leicht angestoßen, sonst gut erhalten) Sehr schönes Album mit Fotos von guter Qualität, in der Bildgrösse 5,5 x 8 cm. Unter den Fotos jeweils handschriftlich auf dem Träger numeriert, ohne Legenden. Ein beiliegendes, handschriftliches Verzeichnis in Französischer Sprache erläutert an Hand der Nummern aber exakt die Motive: anfangs wenige spanische Motive (die Reise führte offenbar über Spanien), dann nach Tanger, Salé, Rabat, Marrakesch, Moulay Idris, Agadir, Oase von Assaka, gegen Ende dann noch ein wenig Mittelmeer und Marseille. Versandkostenfreie Lieferung [Beautiful, Rare and Special;Schönes;Seltenes;Geographie;Afrika;Nordafrika;Photographie;Originalfotos;Geschichte;Frankreich;Frankreich 20. Jahrhundert;Fotoalben]

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        WHAT THE WEE BEAR DID (code number 678)

      Whitman Publishing Co. 1930 - Burgess, Thornton. WHAT THE WEE BEAR DID. No Place: Whitman Publishing Co., (1930). First edition. Oblong 32mo - 6" x 4-11/16". Full color pictorial boards with minor dusting and light rubbing to the edges and corners for what is a very nice copy of this notoriously fragile book. [12]pp. The book consists of six panels of heavy board stock, with full color illustrations by Nina Jordan mounted on each side, folded accordian style. The six panels are joined together with cloth which is still completely intact but on the fragile side. Fully extended the book measures 36-1/2" long. The book tells the story of a mischief making little bear and the troubles he finds himself in. The pages of the book are bright and clean and the illustrations are just charming. The condition of the book is VERY GOOD +. Rare. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Wallace & Clark, Booksellers]
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        Military Operations Egypt & Palestine: History of the Great War--Three Volumes (Vol. 2, Parts 1 & 2, plus accompanying map case with 23 maps)

      His Majesty's Stationery Office, London 1930 - An exhaustive examination of Britain's role in the Sinai and Palestine Campaign of the Middle Eastern theatre of World War I, compiled from official documents by direction of the historical section of the Committee of Imperial Defence. Volume II only, Parts 1 and 2--Two separate volumes, each in near fine condition in red cloth boards. Part 1, Military Operations Egypt & Palestine: From June 1917 to the End of the War, compiled by Cyril Falls, maps compiled by A.F. Becke. Text pages are bright and fresh, with all sketches, maps, and illustrations in text intact. Map endpapers. Map of Palestine, Southern Section, in pocket at rear of book. 394 pp. + xiv of place names in Palestine and Syria, a Glossary, and miscellaneous information. Part II, Military Operations Egypt & Palestine from June 1917 to the End of the War, by Cyril Falls, maps compiled by A.F. Becke. Book is crisp and clean in bright red boards. Text pages are bright and fresh, with all sketches, maps, and illustrations in text intact. Several maps in color. 8vo. Book begins at p. 395 and continues through p. 748. Separate map case with 23 As New maps (each one numbered via thumb index) is in fine condition. A very nice set. Heavy--will require additional postage if shipped outside the U.S. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Warwick Books, member IOBA]
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        A CORPUS OF ITALIAN MEDALS of the Renaissance before Cellini.

      British Museum, 1930. 2 gr. voll. in folio (mm.400x290), pp. XVII, 371; VII, 201 (tavv.), leg. t. tela edit. con tit. oro ai piatti e al d. Ediz. orig. e ricercata di opera fondamentale formata da un volume di testo e uno di tavole. Con 201 belle tavv. raff. più di un migliaio di medaglie italiane dal 1390 al 1530. Splendido esempl. [067]

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        Les Arts Sauvages: Océanie

      Paris: Albert Morancé, 1930. First edition. Hardcover. g. Folio. [2], 13, [5]pp (text), 50 loose plates, as issued. Original half blue cloth over photo-illustrated paper covered boards portfolio. String tie. Decorative title page in blue and black lettering. Remarkable study on the primitive art of Oceania, superbly illustrated with 50 photogravure plates, including 5 highlighted in pochoir. The 73 artifacts reproduced in this work are mainly weapons, shields, masks, utensils, bowls and figures. Some rubbing and fraying along edges. Title written in ink on spine. Boards sunned and slightly stained. Upper corner bumped, thus slightly affecting pages throughout. Text and captions in French. Portfolio in overall fair, interior in good+, images in fine condition.

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        Teilkreis-Progressionen - Zwölf Variationen. Text von Eugen Gomringer.

      34 x 34 cm 1 Titelblatt, 1 Textblatt, 12 Prägedrucke, Kassette m. losen Blättern, Kassette etwas berieben, innen tadellos. Exemplar Nr. 12. Alle Grafiken auf Rückseite signiert.Auf der Handpresse in 46 Exemplaren (von der laut Auskunft des Druckers nur die Hälfte gedruckt wurde) und 6 Künstlerproben geprägt. Handgeschöpftes Papier speziell für diese Edition hergestellt. Papierherstellung , Druck und Editon: François Lafranca. Marcel Wyss (1930-1912), Plastiker, Grafiker und Maler. Reliefs aus Holz, Collagen, Metallplastik, kinetische Werke in Acrylglas und Kunst am Bau. Plakat und Buchgestaltung. 1953-1964 Mitherausgeber der Zeitschrift Spirale.

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      - 1930 Montaner y Simón, Barcelona Edición según el texto de FRANCISCO RODRÍGUEZ MARÍN. Comentarios seleccionados por JUAN GIVANEL Y MAS. con Vida y semblanza de Cervantes por MIGUEL S. OLIVER. Ilustraciones de RICARDO BALACA y JOSE LUÍS PELLICER. 45 láminas e ilustraciones. entre texto. LXXXI+567; 635 p. 38x29 cm. Enc. piel decorada. GRAN FORMATO Para ver o recibir fotografías de los libros puede ir a nuestra web.

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        Les Caractères, observés par un vieux philosophe du haut de sa fenêtre, et mis en 12 images.

      Devambez, Paris 1930 - Edition originale: in-4 oblong; Reliure éditeur toilé avec un motif floral, solide et en bon état, légèrement défraîchie; un des 25 ex. (N.16) sur papier de Hollande, signés, avec une remarque originale de l'auteur; Les Caractères, observés par un vieux philosophe du haut de sa fenêtre, et mis en 12 images. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Meldungsbuch des Studierenden ... - Inskribiert in der juridischen Fakultät der Universität zu Wien den 11. Oktober 1923

      Porträt des Inhabers, ordnungsgemäß gestempelt usw, beiliegend die Promotions-Anzeige von 1930 zum Doktor der Staatswissenschaften. - Vor allem aber 18 Seiten Auflistung zu den besuchten Vorlesungen, damals war mit Originalunterschrift vom Dozenten der Besuch der Vorlesungen zu bestätigen (Der Dozent bestätigt eigenhändig:) - Daher Originalunterschriften von Moritz Schlick (Friedrich Albert Moritz Schlick, geb. 14. April 1882 in Berlin gest. 22. Juni 1936 in Wien, Physiker und Philosoph. Begründer und einer der führenden Köpfe des Wiener Kreises im Logischen Empirismus. Seine Beiträge im Rahmen einer wissenschaftlichen Philosophie reichen von der Naturphilosophie und Erkenntnislehre bis zur Ethik und Ästhetik. - 1922 übernahm er als Nachfolger Ernst Machs den Lehrstuhl für Naturphilosophie an der Universität Wien. Der dort 1924 von ihm gegründete interdisziplinäre Diskussionszirkel ist als der Wiener Kreis in die Philosophiegeschichte eingegangen. Daneben engagierte sich Moritz Schlick in der Volksbildung, u.a. in der Ethischen Gesellschaft und im Verein Ernst Mach. Ab 1926 stand Schlick in Kontakt mit Ludwig Wittgenstein, der ihn maßgeblich beeinflusste, - von 1929 bis 1932 diskutierte Schlick regelmäßig mit ihm. 1929 lehnte Schlick eine Berufung nach Bonn ab und wirkte in den folgenden Jahren auch als Gastprofessor (in Stanford und Berkeley, California). Seit 1929 gab er außerdem die Reihe Schriften zur wissenschaftlichen Weltauffassung heraus. Nach der Machtergreifung des Austrofaschismus in Österreich 1934 blieb Moritz Schlick an der Universität Wien. - Am 22. Juni 1936 wurde Schlick auf der sogenannten Philosophenstiege im Gebäude der Wiener Universität von seinem ehemaligen Studenten Hans Nelböck, der 1931 bei ihm promoviert hatte, erschossen. Dieser hatte bereits zuvor begonnen, seinen Doktorvater zu terrorisieren, und Schlick zweimal gedroht, ihn zu ermorden. Schlick hatte sich jeweils mit einer polizeilichen Anzeige gewehrt. Nelböck war infolgedessen in eine psychiatrische Anstalt eingeliefert, jedoch nach einiger Zeit als ungefährlich wieder entlassen worden usw.) - 2 Unterschirften nebeneinander (Inskription + Frequenz), desweiteren Unterschriften von Othmar Spann, Alfons Dopsch, Proseminar bei Karl Moritz Menzel, Karl Bühler (Ehemann von Charlotte Bühler), Josef Hupka (Rechtswissenschafter, 1944 in Theresienstadt ermordet), Hans Voltelini, Rudolf Köstler, Moriz Wlassak, Emil Goldmann usw usw. Detailfotos gerne per Mail. - Format des Meldungsbüchleins 18 x 10,5 cm. -- Bankverbindungen in Österreich und Deutschland. - Zwei gepresste Edelweiß liegen vom Vorbesitzer auch noch bei.

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        Picasso 1930-1935

      Editions Cahiers d'Art, 1930. 4 Janvier 1936. Testi di Christian Zervos (Conversation avec Picasso), André Breton (Picasso poète), Paul Eluard, Benjamin Péret, Man Ray (Dictionnaire panoramique de Pablo Picasso), Salvador Dalì (Les pantoufles de Picasso), Georges Hugnet (L'iconoclaste), J. Sabartés (La literatura de Picasso), Louis Fernandez (Art sur-descriptif et art non-figuratif). Un ritratto di Picasso in bianco e nero di Man Ray firmato a pennarello rosso e una litografia originale a colori di Pablo Picasso non firmata. Un inserto di carta pesante (cm 27x19) con riproduzione di un testo autografo di Picasso e una litografia in nero non firmata. Numerose ill. in nero n.t. e su carta pesante, tra cui riproduzioni di pagine dattiloscritte con correzioni autografe di Picasso. 4to. pp. 128. . Molto buono (Very Good). Piccola mancanza al dorso (Little lack of paper to spine). Prima edizione (First Edition). . Il numero speciale, interamente dedicato a Picasso, pubblicava per la prima volta i suoi testi poetici.

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Marini]
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        Alice in Wonderland

      Paris: The Black Sun Press, 1930. Original Wraps. Collectible; Fine/Fine. A beautiful copy of the 1930 Black Sun edition of "Alice....". Clean and Near Fine in its original wrappers and in a seemingly-immaculate, Near Fine example of the tissue dustjacket. Oblong octavo, 114 pgs. The 6 colored lithographs by Marie Laurencin have been very neatly excised from this copy, in fact so neatly--with almost no sign of their removal-- that one can certainly speculate that this may be a trial or pre-publication copy in which the plates were never included. This copy does include though the publisher's pink chemise protecting the fragile book and a VG example of the original silver carboard-backed slipcase. Another wonderful effort from the ex-patriots Harry and Caresse Crosby.

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        Bible. Verve, Vol. VIII, N. 33 et 34

      Verve, 1930. Ce double numéro est consacré à la reproduction intégrale en héliogravure des 105 planches gravées à l'eau-forte par Marc Chagall, entre 1930 et 1955, pour l'illustration de la Bible. L'artiste a composé spécialement pour la présent ouvrage 16 lithographies en couleurs et 12 en noir, ainsi que la couverture et la page de titre. Textes par Jean Wahl et Meyer Schapiro. 105 planches en noir. 4to. pp. Non numerate. . Molto buono (Very Good). . . .

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        THE FIVE STAR THEATER PRESENTS FOILED BY ESSOLUBE: A Jig-Saw Melodrama. A 150 piece Moto Monster Puzzle featuring Zero-Doccus, Karbo-Nockus, Moto-Munchus, Oilio-Gobelus, Moto-Raspus. Sponsored by the Makers of Essolube.

      [circa 1930]. First Edition. Very good. Original paper envelope, measuring 11.5" x 16.5" approx. Printed titles and Suess illustrations at front and character descriptions at rear, containing puzzle, measuring 11.25" x 17" approx. total, comprized of 150 pieces chromolithographed on card. Fully collated. Puzzle generally fine. Envelope toned and creased throughout with several small holes at edges. An attractive example of Theodor Geisel's work as a commercial artist, predating his carreer as a children's book author. This puzzle, one of many notable advertising designs Geisel produced as a part of his longstanding contract with Standard Oil, is a scene showing Essolube defeating the five "Moto Monsters," a cast of characters symbolizing the perils of using poor quality motor oil. Signed Dr. Seuss, the puzzle shows elements of the illustrator's style that would later become key components in the the author's iconic childrens books.

      [Bookseller: Brian Cassidy, Bookseller]
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      HULME BEAMAN, S.G.. NOAH'S ARK. OUT OF THE ARK BOOKS by S.G. Hulme Beaman. London: Warne, no date, circa 1930. 6 books, color pictorial wraps are housed in a pictorial box 5 x 6". Books are fine, box has edge stain. The titles include Ham and the Egg (Ham being Noah's son), Teddy's New Job, Wally the Kangaroo, Jennie the big Giraffe, Grunty the Pig and Jimmy the baby Elephant. Each story features Noah and various animals with the ark featured as well. Illustrated with wonderful stylized color illustrations by the author. A charming little set of books.

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        La Décoration Moderne à la Manufacture Nationale de Sèvres

      Ch. Massin & Cie, Paris 1930 - Folio. [12]pp (Text), 24 loose plates, as issued. Original half cloth over decorative paper covered boards, with silver lettering on front cover. String ties. Remarkable work displaying a large variety of modern porcelain from France's prestigious Sèvres manufactory. It is magnificently illustrated with 24 heliogravure plates, including 12 with pochoir enhancements. Some rubbing and age-toning along edges of portfolio. Minor age-toning along paper margin. Text in French. Portfolio in overall good, interior in very good condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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