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        Lettres françaises

      First edition of the French translation, one of 110 numbered copies on "pur-fil" paper Lafuma laid Navarre and reimposed in quarto foolscap, deluxe edition.Small bites on the first board. Nrf Paris 1930 16,5x21,5cm broché

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Malý ernoch [The Little Negro]

      circa 1930, [Brno] - Original woodcut print in black ink on translucent paper, affixed at top edge to cream-colored cardstock. Measures 24.5 cm x 26.5 cm (cardstock slightly larger). Signed, titled, and numbered (3/25) by the author on bottom edge. The image is a close-up of a black child in livery carrying a large glass on a salver. In the background, a small crowd, all facing away, is awash in the light of a chandelier.Helena Bocho áková-Dittrichová (1894-1980) was the first female wordless novelist, and the only woman to work in this medium during its heyday. She was born in the Moravian region of what is now the Czech Republic and spent most of her life in Brno, the Moravian capital. She graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Prague and in 1923 received a government scholarship to study printmaking in Paris. Bocho áková-Dittrichová's unpublished wordless novel Malí ka Na Cestách [The Artist on Her Journey] recounts this period in her life. In Paris, she first encountered the wordless novels of Flemish artist Franz Masereel, the originator of the form, and was inspired to create her own. Over the course of her long career, Bocho áková-Dittrichová published several wordless novels, along with travelogues and historical works. She also worked as a printmaker and illustrator, and was highly regarded in her native land, though largely unknown elsewhere. This changed in 2014, when the National Museum of Women in the Arts held an exhibition of her work entitled "The First Woman Graphic Novelist: Helena Bocho áková-Dittrichová," and this important artist finally began to gain global recognition. Her work, however, is still not widely available. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Ken Sanders Rare Books, ABAA]
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        Oeuvres complètes illustrées (10 Tomes - Complet). Tome 1 : Boubouroche ; Tome 2 : Les tribunaux ; Tome 3 : La vie de ménage ; Tome 4 : Contes et nouvelles Tome Premier ; Tome 5 : Contes et nouvelles Tome Second ; Tome 6 : Rimes et Saynettes ; Tome 7 : Le Train de 8 H 47 ; Tome 8 : Les gaîetés de l'escadron ; Tome 9 : Les linottes ; Tome 10 : Messieurs les-Ronds-de-Cuir

      Un des 17 exemplaires hors commerce numéroté sur Hollande Van Gelder numéroté, complet des suites, Tome 1 : ill. de Dunoyer de Ségonzac ; Tome 2 : ill. de Jean-Louis Forain ; Tome 3 : ill. de Dignimont ; Tome 4 : ill. de Dignimont ; Tome 5 : ill. de Boussingault ; Tome 6 : ill. par André Falké ; Tome 7 : ill. de Gus Bofa ; Tome 8 : ill. par Jean Marchand ; Tome 9 : ill. par Jean Oberlé ; Tome 10 : ill. par André Villeboeuf, 10 vol. in-8 carré br. sous jaquette éditeur de couleur sous chemise cartonné et étui, , Librairie de France, Paris, 1930-1931, 275 ; 297 ; 272 ; 303 ; 310 ; 334 ; 297 ; 325 ; 339 ; 243 pp. Complet. Un des 17 exemplaires hors commerce numéroté sur Hollande Van Gelder numéroté, complet des suites. Rare exemplaire du tirage sur papier hollande, complet des suites des illustrations. Etat satisfaisant (étuis frottés dont deux abîmés, bon état par ailleurs). Rare. Français

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        The Autocracy of Mr Parham - SIGNED by the Author

      Heinemann, 1930 A first edition, first printing published by Heinemann in 1930. A near fine book SIGNED without dedication to one of the preliminary endpapers (bound in). In a very good unclipped wrapper with some browning to the spine and a little light chipping to the spine ends and corners. The only signed copy of this work for sale at present.[removed][removed]

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books]
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        Stromrechnungsbuch. Stromversorgungsgen. Berkenbrück. - [Manuskript, 1930-1938].

      Stromrechnungsbuch der Stroversorgungsgenossenschaft Berkenbrück für die Jahre 1930 bis 1938. Handschriftlich eingetragen sind die monatlichen Abrechnungsdaten (Licht, Kraft, Strombetrag, Grundgebühren...) von mehr als 200 Stromkunden (im Jahr 1938 mehr als 300 Kunden) der Genossenschaft. - Stärker berieben und bestoßen, das Papier der Deckel mit Abplatzungen, die Heftung etwas rostspurig, die Bindung deutlich gelockert teils mit Knicken und Flecken. Sonst und insgesamt ordentliches Exemplar.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Tautenhahn]
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        Manuel De Falla

      

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        Not So Quiet .' Stepdaughters of War'

      Albert E Marriott 1930 - Signed and inscribed by the author: FEP:'In very affectionate remembrance of Malvern 1939, To Roy Limbert from Helen Zenna Smith who is really Evadne Price.' Roy Limbert was a prominent London West End theatre director and producer - and co-produced the Malvern Festivities in 1938-9. Also signed on rear of title page specifying the book is number 98 of a limited edition of 195 copies. Bound in full leather with gilt lettering and printed on handmade paper. Uncut block. Book in very good condition a part form edge wear to top and bottom of spine. A very unusual copy of this scarce edition. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Juniper Books]
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        Red Magic.

      London: Jonathan Cape,, 1930. A Collection of the World's Best Fairy Tales from All Countries. With Illustrations in Colour and Line. Octavo. Original red cloth, titles to spine gilt, publisher's device to rear panel stamped in blind, top edge red. With the dust jacket. Colour frontispiece and 7 colour plates, 50 full page illustrations and various vignettes to text, all by Kay Nielsen. Slight bumps to spine ends, light foxing to fore edge, an excellent copy in the uncommon jacket with small chips to extremities, short closed tears to head of rear panel, head and foot of front panel, tape repair verso. First edition, first impression, preceding the first US edition by a year. Romer Wilson is the pseudonym of the author Florence Wilson. Red Magic is the last in a series of three collections of fairy tales arranged by Wilson. It was also the final work that Nielsen was to fully illustrate. An uncommon work, with only three copies in the jacket traced at auction in the last 100 years.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Solal

      First edition, one of 109 numbered copies on vergé Lafuma Navarre, re-imposed in Tellière quarto, tirage de tête.Half light brown morocco by Goy & Vilaine, the spine in six compartments, covers and spine preserved, slightly soiled, top edge gilt.A nicely bound copy.  Nrf Paris 1930 17x22cm relié

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Un crépuscule d'Islam. Illustré de 36 eaux-fortes originales du peintre-graveur Lobel-Riche.

      S.d., Chez l'artiste 1930 - In-4 en feuillets sous emboîtage. 235 pp. Illustré de 36 eaux-fortes originales de Lobel-Riche avec en fin de volume un deuxième état des gravures avec remarques. (bien que la dernière gravure ne soit pas dans le 2ème état il y a bien 36 états de gravures. Manque-t-elle ou a t-elle été remplacée par une autre ?). 1ère édition illustrée à tirage limité et numéroté à 315 exemplaires, celui-ci étant un des 150 sur Vélin d'Arches comprenant un 2ème états des gravures avec remarques. Étui de l'emboitage émoussé aux coins, rousseurs sur la page de garde et sur certaines marges.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Lang]
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        Amish Love. Adventures in a Puritan Cult.

      Florence, Italy: Michael Angelino Press, (c. 1930s). Small quarto. 264pp. With woodcut cover illustration and five erotic, half-tone reproductions of paintings by Mahlon Blaine. This book is part of the swelling trend in the 1930's for "privately printed" erotic books, which would often be published by anonymous or pseudonymous authors and illustrators and printed with fake publication information in order to protect the creators from public backlash. This erotic tale, supposedly taken from a diary of an Amish woman telling of the scandalous sexual exploits of her mother, is one such work. Blaine's stirring illustrations bring life to the text, combining sensual lines with cunning details. Both the cover, in Blaine's bold woodcut style, and the illustrations, with their broad washes over sketched lines, have a raw quality to them, a sense of hurried energy that echoes the excitement of the reader. Near fine in wrappers, with spotting, crease to front cover, and scratch to back. Blaine, whose most respectable and recognizable works were illustrations for Edgar Rice Burroughs, John Steinbeck, and the New Yorker, published over two thousand drawings between 1917 and his death in 1969. An interesting work from this underappreciated master. (Trenary, "Mahlon Blaine, One-Eyed Visionary," p. 59).

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers]
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        Excellent Autograph Letter Signed to Mlle Monteil (Virginia, 1882-1941, Novelist, Critic & Essayist)

      1930 - a French writer who had written a sympathetic critical analysis of Mrs. Dalloway, she starts by saying that she well remembers meeting her last winter and goes on to thank her "for your very generous and what is better, highly intelligent study of Mrs. Dalloway. I am very grateful to you for the care and skill which you have spent on my work - it seems to me one of the subtlest & most interesting studies of it that I have read. No doubt you have praised it too highly - of that an author cannot judge -but to be praised for the qualities one had wished to possess is a great pleasure & a rare one. I am particularly interested that a French critic should be so sympathetic; my faults are those, I should have said, that your race most abominates .", 1 side 4to., 52 Tavistock Square, 14th July In Mrs. Dallloway, which was published in 1925, Woolf experimented with the stream-of-consciousness technique which she later perfected in To the Lighthouse (1927), Orlando (1928), and other novels.

      [Bookseller: Sophie Dupre ABA ILAB PADA]
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        PABLO PICASSO.

      Paris: Editions des Chroniques du Jour, 1930. 62 pages of text, followed by 48 black & white hors texte plates. The text has numerous illustrations including four color pochoirs. Original bright orange over-wrap dustjacket is fresh and crisp, with minimal shelfwear, remaining in the original glassene protective wrapper. Additionally protected in the original string-tie portfolio case, the design of which mimics the dustjacket except that the spine is off-white. All ties remain intact, and the portfolio case has minor shelfwear and minor soiling. Both the dustjacket and the portfolio case have a reproduction of a Man Ray photograph of Picasso on the front cover. Number 1081 of an edition of 1250, of which this is one of 650 with the text in English, and published for E. Weyhe, New York. There are a few minor scuffs to the closed page edges, and two tissue guards are lightly creased, but this is as clean and attractive as can be found. No. 18 in Goeppert's Catalogue Raisonne. Editions des Chroniques du Jour No. 5 in their XXe Siecle series. First edition.. First Edition. Paperback. Very good+ condition/Very good+ condition (DJ). Quarto (4to).

      [Bookseller: Kurt Gippert Bookseller (ABAA)]
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        Variété II

      First edition, an advance (service de presse) copy.Handsome autograph inscription from Paul Valéry: "A monsieur le maréchal Pétain, hommage de son admirateur et confrere [to Maréchal Pétain, in homage from his admirer and colleague]."One tear, glued down, to foot of joint, paper yellowed.This copy has a chemise and slipcase: the chemise is of half green morocco over green paper boards, "Ex. du maréchal Pétain [Maréchal Pétain's copy]" in gilt to foot of spine, slipcase edged with green morocco, green paper boards. % Nrf Paris 1930 12x19cm broché

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Photograph inscribed

      1930 - PERSHING, John J. Photograph inscribed. No place: circa 1930. Photograph measures approximately 5 by 7 inches; with full border, approximately 8 by 10 inches. $1500.Handsome photogravure of General Pershing in military uniform, inscribed: "For Cook Post, American Legion, Yonkers, New York. With cordial good wishes. John J. Pershing."John Joseph "Black Jack" Pershing was the most accomplished American soldier of WWI. Pershing’s charismatic personality and his extensive experience in prior military initiatives had made him the logical choice to command the Allied Expeditionary Force during World War I. After the Allied victory in 1918, Pershing emerged as the most celebrated American hero of the war. Congress honored him by creating a new rank, General of the Armies, and he later served as Chief of Staff from 1921 to 1926. The inscription and the signature are written in two different inks, signifying that the inscription was in all probability written at a later date. Fine condition. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Bauman Rare Books]
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        Clowns, Elefant und Maus in der Manege. Bleistift.

      Signiert und gewidmet "Herrn Aug. Str[ä/ü]bel zur Erinnerung an den "Reinfall" vom Sommer 1930!" Auf Velin. 21,9 x 26,8 cm (Blattgröße). Blattfüllende Skizze. Das Blatt ist ein gutes Beispiel für das zeichnerische Können und den karikierenden Umgang Wenzel Habliks mit dem Thema Zirkus.- Der Maler, Radierer und Kunstgewerbler Wenzel Hablik studierte an der Wiener Kunstgewerbeschule und der Prager Akademie seit 1908 war er in Schleswig-Holstein ansässig. Das Wenzel-Hablik Museum widmete dem Themenbereich Tierwelt und Zirkus im Oeuvre Habliks eine eigene Aussstellung mit dem Titel "Habliks Tierwelt. Vom Bild bis zur Figur". "Einheimische und exotische Tierarten, phantastisch-animalische Fabelwesen und humorvolle Zirkusszenen: Tiere spielen im Werk von Wenzel Hablik eine besondere Rolle und dienen ihm als inspirierende Vorlage. In bunten Illustrationen, Skizzen, Ölgemälden, Metallskulpturen und Stoffentwürfen hält er sie fest. Es gibt kaum einen Bereich in seinem Schaffen, in dem er sich nicht mit der Tierdarstellung auseinandersetzt." (wenzel-hablik.de). - Sehr gut erhalten. Unbedeutende Braunfleckchen und Montierung im Rand teils minimal durchschlagend.

      [Bookseller: Kunstantiquariat Joachim Lührs]
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        Blick auf die Insel Nordstrand mit Windmühle von Schobüll aus. Ölgemälde.

       Ölgemälde auf Platte, alt gerahmt, links unten mit *Petersen* signiert, undatiert ( ca. um 1930 ). Gezeigt wird der Blick von Schobüll/Husum an der Nordseeküste auf die Insel Nordstrand, unter weitem Himmel. Bildgröße: 49 x 63 cm ( Höhe x Breite ), alt gerahmt ( Rahmenmaß: 63 x 75 cm ). Laut Auskunft des Vorbesitzers in den 30er Jahren in der Galerie Commeter, Hamburg erworben. Leider lässt sich nicht zweifelsfrei feststellen ob das Bild von Wilhelm Petersen (*1900, Elmshorn - 1987 ebenda ) dem *Maler des Nordens* stammt - es scheint aber sehr gut möglich. Das Bild gering fleckig - eine Reinigung wäre wohl empfehlenswert, ansonsten - wie auch der Rahmen - guter Zustand. ( Bitte beachten: Hier kein Versand, hier nur Selbstabholung in meinem Ladengeschäft ) ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available ) ( Please notice: Shipment only possible without the frame ) Versand D: 5,00 EUR Petersen, Wilhelm Petersen, Nordstrand, Schobüll, Mühle, Windmühle, Mühle, Husum, Google

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        Ölgemälde *Tannenwald*.

      Bildmaße: 58 x 78 cm ( Höhe x Breite ), alt gerahmt ( Rahmenmaß: 72 x 90 cm ). Öl auf Pappe. Gezeigt wird ein Weg in einem Tannenwald, rechts unten mit *E. Bley* signiert, undatiert ( ca. 1930 ). Der Rahmen gering beschädigt, das Bild etwas eingedunkelt, teils gering berieben - insgesamt recht guter Zustand. ( Bitte beachten: Hier kein Versand möglich - bitte nur Selbstabholung oder selbst organisierter Abtransport aus meinem Ladengeschäft ). ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available )( Please notice: No shipment possible )

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        Gebirgslandschaft mit Blumenwiesen vor Fluß. Ölgemälde auf Leinwand, gerahmt.

      Bildmaß: 64 x 84 cm ( Höhe x Breite ), alt gerahmt ( Rahmenmaß: 78 x 95,5 cm ). Das Bild links unten mit *Robert Schraudolph, München* signiert. Undatiert, ca. um 1930 gemalt. Der Rahmen etwas bestoßen. sonst von guter Erhaltung. ( Literatur: Thieme-Becker, Band 30, Seite 279 ). ( Bitte beachten: Hier aufgrund der Größe kein Versand, hier nur Selbstabholung ) ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available )( Please notice: No shipment possible )

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        LE ARTI D'OGGI. Architettura e arti decorative in Europa.

      1930. Milano-Roma Bestetti e Tumminelli 1930 4° Pagine 2 + 22 + 435 tavole in bianco e nero e a colori. Legatura editoriale in tutta tela con illustrazione a colori di G. Rosso. Cerniera danneggiata in parte per il resto solido, integro e in ottimo stato. Perfetto all'interno. Raro in queste condizioni di freschezza.. Edizione originale di questa imponente e rara documentazione sul Déco italiano ed europeo curata dal famoso storico dell'arte Roberto Papini (Pistoia, 1883- Modena, 1957). Il volume, profusamente illustrato, tratta di architetture, interni, mobili, metalli, ceramiche, vetri, merletti, ricami, tessuti, legature di Beherns, Depero, Gropius, Lalique, Ponti, Venini, Cartier, Christofle, Daum, Dufrene, Ginori, Hoffman, Puiforcat, Ruhlmann, Sue et Mare, the Wiener Werkstätte ed altri.

      [Bookseller: Libreria antiquaria Segni nel Tempo]
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        My Early Life.

      London: Thornton Butterworth Limited,, 1930. A Roving Commission. Octavo. Original dark pink cloth, title gilt to spine and front board, publisher's device and broad single rules to covers in blind, bottom edge untrimmed. Housed in a custom quarter morocco solander box and chemise. Photographic frontispiece and 15 plates of which 12 from photographs, folding map, 8 maps and 2 plans to the text. Spine faded and lightly spotted, short nicks to head of each joint, tips very lightly rubbed and bumped, very faint scattered marking to covers, small superficial scrape to front, contents toned, a few spots to edges, prelims, and index leaves. A very good copy. First edition, first impression, second state. Presentation copy, inscribed by Churchill six days before publication "To Leslie from Winston, Oct. 14. 1930" on the initial blank, with the armorial bookplate of Leonie Leslie, Churchill's maternal aunt, to the front pastedown, though the form of address suggests that the recipient was in fact her son Shane Leslie (1885-1975), Churchill's cousin and close friend since childhood, despite more than ten years' age difference: in 1890 Churchill's family acquired Banstead, a country house near Newmarket, where Winston and his brother Jack constructed a small fort known as the "Den", assisted by Shane and other children (Gilbert I p. 99). At Cambridge Leslie fervently embraced Roman Catholicism and Irish nationalism, so "Churchill, who was in favour of home rule, showed interest in Leslie's political views and introduced him to John Redmond, leader of the Irish nationalists in the House of Commons. Inspired by Redmond, Shane agreed to stand for Londonderry as a nationalist in the 1910 election. He narrowly lost the seat and set off to raise interest in the Gaelic movement in America where he worked with Bourke Cockran the Irish orator, who was a friend of Churchill's" (ODNB). Leslie went on to become a prolific biographer, novelist, and poet, and the summer after My Early Life was published he helped Churchill with the research for Marlborough (Gilbert V, p. 511). A suitably intimate familial association for Churchill's first work of extended biography.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Physiologie du goût

      1930. Editions d'art Piazza, Paris, 1930. 2 volumes en feuilles in/4 brochés sous chemise et étui, couvertures imprimées, illustrations en noir et en couleur : 101 eaux-fortes originales, T. I : 201 pp. ; T. II : 211 p. Les pièces de titre comportent par erreur le même I. Exemplaire numéroté sur vélin à la forme Blanchet frères et Kléber contenant tirée sur vélin mince, une suite en noir de 99 planches. Monod 1964. broché Bon étatDeCollection

      [Bookseller: Livres Anciens Lucas Philippe]
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        A Map of the Bermuda Islands. The Sommer Ilands. Ia des Demonios Isles of the Devils.

      Elizabeth Shurtleff and Helen F. McMillin. 1930. Color pictorial / pictographic map, 25 x 35 1/4 inches, originally folded, now professionally mounted on linen, minimising wear along upper part of left and upper centre fold line. A stunning pictorial map poster of the tropical isles of Bermuda. The decorative border features the fish and seaweeds of the tropical waters; the seas surrounding the islands are full of sailing vessels old and new as well as mythical creatures. At upper right the Graf Zeppelin is pictured at Murray's Anchorage; the pilot peers out with the question (contained in a speech bubble) "Mir ist als ob ich etwas rieche! Kann es zwiebeln sein? Ya, das ist Bermuda." ("I smell something! Can it be onions? Yup, that's Bermuda") Little pictographs indicate activities on shore. The inspiration of MacDonald Gill's Wonderground Map of London Town (1914) is evident in the speech bubbles containing quips and allusions.

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        [Children's Book Complete Manuscript Mock-up With Eleven Superb Full-Size Quarto Watercolor Illustrations] "De Brug Naar Elfenland"

      Oblong quarto (13 x 10 inches). Color pictorial original watercolor illustration on card paper. An exceptionally beautiful and expertly illustrated children's book executed by the artist probably in the 1930's with full-size original watercolor title-page and ten full-size original watercolor illustrations accompanying and associated with the text, which is marvelously written out by hand, including vignettes and page numbering in red. To our knowledge, the book was never published, and we are unaware of the artist who produced this wonderful children's lap book. Near fine. Most scarce thus.

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        Settima Festa delle Camelie Locarno 26-27 Aprile 1930.

      1930. Color lithograph poster, sheet 37 1/2 x 27 1/2 inches. Originally folded, now backed on linen (not recently) and attached to wooden rods at upper and lower edges; tie at upper edge for hanging. Wear / slight separation to upper panel of vertical fold, light wear at folds elsewhere, small name written in ink at upper left corner, a few soft creases in image but overall image is clean and bright. Brilliantly colored image of men and women in local dress in a boat decorated with camellias.

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        A Young Man's Heart

      New York: Mason Publishing, 1930 - First Edition. Some foxing; very good in a very good dust jacket with some small chips. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter L. Stern & Co., Inc., A.B.A.A.]
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        Vile Bodies - SIGNED

      Chapman and Hall, 1930 A first edition, first printing published by Chapman and Hall in 1930. A very good copy with some fading to the spine as well as rubbing to the spine and edges. Stain to the top edge with some spotting to the page edges. SIGNED by way of a signature cut on the half title page. One bookplate to the rear of this page. Rare copy of the first edition.[removed][removed]

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books]
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        Album of Japanese Matchbox Labels

      [1930s?]. Collection of over 280 matchbox labels laid down in an oblong album. Album measures 15 x 21.5cm. Some labels are torn with a little loss to corners and edges and there is some wear to others. An attractive album.The delightful images featured on these labels are largely advertisements of restaurants and cafés, but also featured are bars, drinks, a bank, barbers, pool halls, mah-jong parlour, petrol stations, inns, fruit shops, Western-style apparel and accessories shops, Shiseido, medicine, and so on. These businesses were located in Tokyo or the surrounding regions. Although none of the labels has a date, they are probably labels from the Taisho and early Showa Eras before the end of World War II. The kanji used in these labels is old one, which indicates that the labels were made before the end of the war. There are two labels advertising Showa Bank. This bank was established in 1927 after the Showa Financial Crisis to rescue depositors of and companies which had business relations with the failed banks. Showa Bank existed until 1944. There is one label advertising a movie, Tawamureni koi-ha sumaji ???????? (No Trifling with Love) which premiered in 1933. There are two labels advertising Kabuki plays at the Kabuki-za Theatre. One of them shows the play title, "It? Hirobimi to Li K?-sh???

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        Neun Holzschnitte: Die grosse Stadt. Einleitung von Paul Fechter.

      8 seitiger Textteil auf losen Tafeln und 9 Graphiktafeln. Quer-Folio. OPappmappe. Aus dem Impressum: "Von dieser Mappe wurde im Auftrage von Gotthard Laske eine einmalige Auflage von 100 numerierten Exemplaren hergestellt. Die Holzschnitte wurden vom Künstler mit der Hand gedruckt und signiert. Der Fontane-Gesellschaft zum 29. November 1930 gewidmet von Gotthard Laske. Dieses Exemplar trägt die Nummer 90 (handschriftlich)". Ursprünglich erschien diese Graphikfolge - ebenfalls als Herausgabe von Laske - bereits einmal im Jahre 1923. Meyer 'Privatdrucke von und für Gotthard Laske V b'. Die Mappe ist lichtrandig und mit Einrissen im Gelenk. Auf dem Titelschildchen ein Bleistiftvermerk. Die hinter Passepartout gelegten Graphiken in gutem Zustand. Insgesamt gutes Exemplar dieser Rarität. Very rare. Good copy, with nine handsigned woodcut by the artist. Limited for 100. This is number 90. Gotthard Laske (1882-1936 Selbstmord) war Berliner Bibliophiler, Mäzen vieler Schriftsteller und Auftraggeber einiger bibliophiler Arbeiten. Näheres zu Laske siehe: Homeyer - Deutsche Juden als Bibliophilen und Antiquare, S.50.

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        Corps et biens

      First edition, an advance (service de presse) copy. Half mustard-colored morocco over marbled paper boards by P. Goy & C. Vilaine, spine in six compartments, brown paper endpapers and pastedowns, covers and spine (sunned) preserved, top edge gilt. Handsome autograph inscription signed by Robert Desnos to Colette Clément, whose name he plays on: "A Madame Colette Clément / Clément Marot non Jacques Clément (ces mots barrés) / non / hommage de l'auteur Robert Macaire."Ex libris of recipient pasted in underneath justification. Gallimard Paris 1930 12x19cm relié

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        Studi in onore di Pietro Bonfante nel XL Anno d'insegnamento.

      Treves, Milano 1930 - In 8 4 voll. di pp. XII-672 + iI tavv., 687, 727, VIII-779. Ril. coeva m. pelle , cinque nervi e oro. Alone al primo volume e ultimo volume al bordo delle pagine che non tocca il testo.

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        10 légendes en marge du livre

      - Creuzevault frères, Paris 1930, 20,5x27,5cm, en feuilles sous chemise et étui. - Edizione illustrata con incisioni originali a colori e inserti Jean Bruller, uno dei 50 esemplari numerati in Giappone imperiale, tirando tête.Ouvrage illustrato con 11 incisioni originali, 1 frontespizio, iniziali 10 e 10 culs- lampada originale da John Bruller.Notre copia, come tutte le copie della testina di stampa, è piena della sua suite al primo stato, nella sua suite in nero e un disegno originale di Jean Bruller.En Inoltre, si è unito un'acquaforte rifiutato triple état.Quatre piccole discariche adesivo testa e le zampe delle guardie di carta, altrimenti molto buono exemplaire.Rare. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition illustrée d'eaux-fortes originales en couleurs et hors-texte de Jean Bruller, un des 50 exemplaires numérotés sur Japon impérial, tirage de tête. Ouvrage illustré de 11 eaux-fortes originales dont 1 frontispice, de 10 lettrines et 10 culs-de-lampe originaux de Jean Bruller. Notre exemplaire, à l'instar de tous les exemplaires du tirage de tête, est bien complet de sa suite en premier état, de sa suite en noir et d'un dessin original de Jean Bruller. En outre, il est joint une eau-forte refusée en triple état. Quatre petites décharges de papier adhésif en têtes et en pieds des gardes, sinon très bel exemplaire. Rare.

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        Original pencil sketch signed ("Orlik"). [Berlin, 1930].

      1930. 4to. 1 p. on a leaf of quadrille paper. A quick sketch made at a dinner party by Orlik as a sort of parlor game, where the artist completed a drawing using two arbitrarily drawn lines by his hostess. In this instance the initial lines are in red, and Orlik has completed the image - the head of a man wearing a brimmed hat - in black. - Folded in half horizontally, with some rumpling along the right edge.

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        Map of Massachusetts The Old Bay State. A Picture History Map.

      New York. The Graphic History Association. Copyright 1930. Color pictorial / pictographic map, lithograph, 27 1/2 x 38 1/2 inches, on backing board with wooden frame, 28 1/2 x 40 inches. Soiling at upper right corner, board slightly bowed. An imposing poster of Massachusetts by Elizabeth Shurtleff, highlighting the history of the state with colorful illustrations of places, people and events from colony days, both on the map and in the decorative border. At the left and right edges are the arms of the educational institutions of the state. Particularly bold and attractive are the images of the many sailing boats offshore. At lower right is the island of Nantucket, with the Pequod sailing close by, the lookout calling "Have you seen Moby Dick, Captain Ahab!!""Litho In U.S.A. The Tudor Press Inc. Boston" at lower right.

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        Le Valois

      - Firmin Didot & Cie, Paris 1930, 25,5x33cm, broché. - Edizione illustrata con 47 fotografie originali di Germaine Krull riprodotta in photogravure. Un piccolo punto luminoso nella parte superiore del primo piano. Bella copia. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition illustrée de 47 photographies originales de Germaine Krull reproduites en héliogravure. Une toute petite tache claire en tête du premier plat. Agréable exemplaire.  

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        Peking Natural History Bulletin, Vols 1 bis 19, Parts 2 - 3, mit Bulletin of the Department of Biology of Yenching University, Vol. 1

      Bis auf Vol. 19, Heft 4, und Vol. 20 ein vollständiger Satz der Zeitschrift in 11 roten Bibliotheksleinen-Bänden neu gebunden, mit Aufschrift in Prägung (hieß bis Vol. 4 "Bulletin of the Peking Society of Natural History"). Mit dem einzig erschienenen Band des "Bulletin of the Department of Biology of Yenching University" (1930), mit dem die Zeitschrift ab September 1930 zusammengelegt worden war, einheitlich im gleichen roten Leinen gebunden. Gelegentliche, kaum auffallende Stempel, ansonsten ein schöner, sauberer, bis auf die letzten Hefte vollständiger Satz.

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        Dackelporträts", um 1930.

      - Bleistiftzeichnung ca. 29 x 40 cm, Nachlaßstempel. (Switbert Lobisser, Tiffen 1878 – 1943 Klagenfurt)

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        A Medieval Map of East and West.

      New York. The John Day Company. No date. Ca. 1930. Color pictorial map, 26 1/2 x 37 1/2 inches on sheet 27 1/2 x 38 1/2 inches. Light wear and faint soiling to edges Map spanning Europe, Asia and Northern Africa, compiled by Alice York and drawn by Edy-Legrand. Historical events and facts are depicted. Bordered by vignette illustrations beginning at the upper left corner with the Fifth Century and the fall of Rome in 476 A.D. and ending with the Fifteenth Century "Columbus Sails 1492 Westward"

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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.

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        The theory of Interest as determined by impatience to spend income and opportunity to invest it

      New York, The Macmillan Company 1930 - Frank A. Fetter's copy which later was owned by Paul B. Trescott. One volume in 8vo; pp. XXVII, (5), 566, 5 ff. blank, errata slip tipped in and 2 folding tables; original publisher’s dark-blue cloth, extremities bumped, gilt lettering to spine, spine slightly soiled, front and bottom edge untrimmed, endpapers age-toned, front free endpaper with Fetter’s name and address at Princeton written by himself in pencil, front cover pastedown with handwritten ownership inscription Paul B. Trescott, occasional handwritten annotations by Fetter in pencil and one separate piece of paper with his notes tipped in, else clean and crisp, a very good copy. First edition. This is a revised version of his book The rate of interest 1907 and a further development of the ideas of John Rae and Böhm-Bawerk. “Its greatness as a book lies wholly in its outstanding pedagogic qualities .demonstrating that the real rate of interest is determined by the demand for production and consumption loans on the one hand and the supply of savings on the other.” (Blaug) Blaug, Great economists before Keynes, p. 79; Masui 1455, Catalogue Sraffa 1769 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        SAINTE MONIQUE.

      Paris, France: Ambroise Vollard, 1930. 3 un-numbered leaves, IX, one un-numbered page, 222 pages of text, one un-numbered leaf, 3 un-numbered leaves the first of which is titled "Table Des Hors Texte" followed by 13 (of 14) un-numbered etchings by Pierre Bonnard, followed by 1 leaf of text titled "Suite De Bois Non Utilises" followed by a suite of 15 numbered lithographs (I-XV), followed by 3 leaves including "Table Des Matieres" and the colophon. The text contains approximately 180 illustrations, including the front cover. Number 318 of 340 issued "sur Velin d'Arches. There is minor spotting to the endpapers, the title page and several pages of text. Some of the original etchings are toned by the original tissue plate guard (removed and replaced with archival tissue guards). The front cover no longer has the glassine wrapper, but has been protected in archival mylar. There are numerous dark brown areas on the covers, and overall moderate toning, with some tears, creases and other shelfwear. Lacks one etching.. First Edition. Paperback. Very good- condition. Folio.

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