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        Fairy Tales.

      London: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd,, 1930. Quarto. Original green cloth, titles and decoration to spine and front board in black. With the pictorial dust jacket. Colour frontispiece and 15 other plates, 24 black and white plates, black and white tailpieces. Partial tanning to free endpapers, faint cockling to rear pastedown, a couple of short closed tears to bottom margins. An excellent copy in a slightly chipped and soiled jacket with a few short closed tears and minor creasing. A lovely copy of Hans Christian Andersen's Fairy Tales illustrated by Harry Clarke. Originally published in 1916, the illustrator's first published work.

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        Une aventure amoureuse de monsieur de Tourville, vice-amiral et maréchal de France

      - Flammarion, Paris 1930, 27x33cm, 1 volume broché et 1 en feuilles sous chemise. - Prima edizione illustrato con 40 litografie originali tra cui il colore 10 hors-texte Fouqueray Charles, uno dei 15 esemplari numerati in Giappone imperiale, edizione di lusso dopo 5 vecchio Giappone. La nostra copia, come si legge nella motivazione del sorteggio per le copie in Giappone imperiale, una suite decomposto tinte e una suite completa di 10 colori inserto e una suite in nero per 30 litografie in-text. Nizza copia. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale illustrée de 40 lithographies originales dont 12 hors-texte en couleurs de Charles Fouqueray, un des 15 exemplaires numérotés sur Japon impérial, tirage de tête après 5 vieux Japon. Notre exemplaire est bien complet, ainsi qu'il l'est stipulé à la justification du tirage pour les exemplaires sur Japon impérial, d'une suite décomposée des teintes et d'une suite complète en couleurs pour les 12 hors-texte et une suite en noir pour les 28 lithographies in-texte. Enfin notre exemplaire est enrichi d'une suite décomposée des teintes et d'une suite en couleurs d'une planche refusée. Agréable exemplaire.  

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      - Grasset, Paris 1930, 17,5x22,5cm, broché sous chemise et étui. - Prima edizione, una delle 15 copie numerate su Montval, edizione di lusso dopo 6 perlato Giappone. Bella copia in doppia copertura e presentato in camicia e custodia presso l'editore. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 15 exemplaires numérotés sur Montval, tirage de tête après 6 Japon nacré. Agréable exemplaire sous double couverture et présenté sous chemise et étui de l'éditeur.

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        Kedarnath. The Source of the Sacred Ganges. See India.

      No date. Ca. 1930s - Vintage lithographic color poster, 39 1/2 x 25 inches. Poster has been professionally preserved with Japanese paper and wheat starch paste. 1 inch area of paper loss to upper left and lower right corner plus a few additional smaller chips to edges (all professionally filled), faint toning from removed adhesive tape to edges of verso (not visible from front), archivally mended tears at mid left edge, mid lower edge, left upper edge, and upper and lower right. Main image in clean and bright condition. A striking image depicting Kedarnath Temple, in the Hindu holy town, with the snow covered Himalayas in the distance. "Bolton Fine Art Offset Litho Bombay" printed at lower right.

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        Settima Festa delle Camelie Locarno 26-27 Aprile 1930.

      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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        Attractive inscribed photographic portrait on textured paper by Howard Coster.

      London: Howard Coster, [early 1930s] - Mounted, glazed and framed at Goodspeed's Book Shop (overall size 425 x 323 mm; image 295 x 205 mm). A few light scuffs to frame, slight oxidisation to areas of margin otherwise in excellent condition. Signed by Shaw at the top of the image and by Coster (in pencil) on the mount; additionally inscribed by Shaw on the mount: "To Mary Lawton, G. Bernard Shaw, 13/11/36". An excellent association: Shaw had known the American actress Mary Lawton since before the Great War: he directed her in the first Broadway production of his play The Philanderer (performed at the Little Theater in 1913-14). In February 1922 she was cast in Back to Methuselah. In the 1930s she collaborated with the great Polish pianist Ignacy Paderewski on The Paderewski Memoirs (London and New York 1938), to which Shaw contributed a glowing letter of praise ("written after reading the American edition. [and] intended for publication" Laurence B280): "Though you have deserted the stage for literature your impersonation of Paderewski in this book of his and yours must rank with your greatest achievements as an actress. It has every quality of a great autobiography. It actually sent me to the index of the four volumes of my musical criticisms of 50 years ago to see what I had said when Paderewski swooped on London and was immediately drawn as an archangel by Burne-Jones". Mary Lawton was also a friend of Mark Twain's daughter Clara Clemens. A fine portrait of Shaw, probably taken in the early 30s, by Howard Coster, one of the most renowned portrait photographers of the day who "photographed most of the leading figures in politics, literature and the arts. his work was frequently published in magazines" (National Portrait Gallery online). This portrait is used in reverse as the frontispiece to Dan H. Laurence's bibliography of Shaw. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        The Apple Cart: a Political Extravaganza - SIGNED

      Original green boards with gilt titles to the spine. Unclipped dust jacket. Inscribed and signed on the half title page: "Dear Mrs Spink, How greedy of you to demand two autographed copies! I am surprised at you. G Bernard Shaw. Great Malvern, 5th Sept. 1931."

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        Le Feu

      1930 - deux volumes de I : 281 pp. Paris, 1930, in-8, deux volumes de I : 281 pp. et II : 239 pp, plein chagrin noir, décor de flamme rouge et or sur les plats, dos lisse orné, titres dorés, emboîtage (reliure signée Franz), Un des 50 premiers exemplaires (n°19) sur papier d'Annam. Illustrations en noir et blanc de Berthold Mahn pour ce roman de guerre autobiographique de Henri Barbusse paru la première fois sous forme de feuilleton dans le quotidien "L'Oeuvre" à partir du 3 août 1916. Beau travail de reliure de Franz, couvertures conservées, très légères épidermures aux dos, emboîtage frotté. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Théâtre de la pantomime futuriste

      - M. & J. de Brunoff, Paris s.d. (circa 1930), 22x27,5cm, agrafé. - Edition originale. Biographies des futuristes les plus illustres, riche iconographie. Bel exemplaire malgré d'infimes piqûres sur le premier plat. Très rare. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale. Biographies des futuristes les plus illustres, riche iconographie. Bel exemplaire malgré d'infimes piqûres sur le premier plat.

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        Plays based on the stories of Beatrix Potter.

      London: Frederick Warne & Co.; Samuel French, 1930–62 - Together 11 items, octavo. Original buff, blue, or green wrappers. Housed together in a custom brown linen chemise and brown quarter morocco and cloth slipcase. Occasional minor soiling or creasing, some copies fine; overall, very good. WILLIAMS, E. Harcourt. The Tailor of Gloucester: A play from the story by Beatrix Potter. London: Frederick Warne & Co., [1930] & [c. 1933]. 3 works, octavo. Original buff wrappers, titles and vignette to covers in green. First edition: A fine copy. Later issues: wrappers a little creased, nicked and spotted. One copy of the first edition (no reference to Ginger & Pickles or Mr Samuel Whiskers), and two later issues (with the plays referenced). In October 1923 Potter received a rough draft of Williams's adaptation, requesting her permission to publish it and use the play for the children's performances he and his wife gave each Christmas. Potter made a couple of alterations, notably to the name Lady Golightly he wanted to give to one of the mice, and criticised some of the wording, and wrote severely to her publishers: "I care far more for the Tailor than for Peter. If they print a book of words I must be allowed to revise it." The play was published in 1930. Later, in response to Warne's request for a drawing room version, she replied "between ourselves the present version is so far mine (by quotation and corrections) that I could not write a different version if I tried." WILLIAMS, E. Harcourt. Ginger and Pickles: A play from the story by Beatrix Potter. London: Frederick Warne & Co., [1931] & [c. 1933]. 3 works, octavo. Original buff wrappers, titles and vignette to covers in blue (first edition) and purple (later issues). First edition: pink marks to front cover, wrappers a little creased, an excellent copy. Later issues: wrappers a little creased, excellent copies. One copy of the first edition (no reference to the Tailor of Gloucester or Samuel Whiskers), and two later issues (referencing the two aforementioned plays). BUTTERWORTH, Theron H. Mr. Samuel Whiskers: A play in three scenes and an epilogue from the story of the Roly-Poly Pudding by Beatrix Potter. London: Frederick Warne & Co., [1933] 2 works, octavo. Original buff wrappers, titles and vignette to covers in brown (first edition) and red (later issue). First edition: some minor soiling to covers, an excellent copy. Later issue: wrappers a little creased, an excellent copy. One copy of the first edition (without reference to the Tailor of Glouceter or Ginger and Pickles plays on the inner front cover), and a later issue (referencing the plays). Potter began to write a Peter Rabbit play (date unknown) but it was never finished. 1) TURK, Catherine Mehl. Peter Rabbit: A Play in One Act. New York: Samuel French, 1936. Original blue wrappers, title to front cover black. Wrappers a little toned. 2) GLASS, Dudley. Peter Rabbit: A Musical Play for Children. London: Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd, 1951. Original blue wrappers, title to front cover brown, vignette to cover. A fine copy. 3) GLASS, Dudley. The Operetta of Peter Rabbit. London: Warne, 1962. Original green wrappers, title to front cover in black and white, motif of Peter Rabbit to front cover. A fine copy. First edition. Linder p. 276. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Moby Dick or The Whale

      London: Cassell & Company, Limited,, 1930. Illustrated by Rockwell Kent. Octavo (170 × 133 mm). 20th-century blue polished calf by Bayntun, twin morocco labels to spine lettered gilt, decoration and ship motifs to spine gilt, rules to covers and turn-ins gilt, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. Engravings throughout by Rockwell Kent. Spine slightly faded, a little rubbing to tips, internally fresh. An excellent copy. First UK trade edition, first impression. First published the same year by the Lakeside Press of Chicago in a three-volume limited edition, the Rockwell Kent Moby Dick proved immensely popular and has been credited with reintroducing the novel as a classic.

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        La Bibbia (l'antico e il nuovo testamento) vol. I-XII. Sua storia e testamenti; la legge (torah) o il pentateuco; i profeti (nebim); gli agiografi (ketubim); apocrifi dell'antico testamento; nuovo testamento i Vangeli; le epistole e l'apocalisse.

      Firenze, Società Fides et Amor 1927- 1930. - Dodici vol. in-8° gr. di pp. 5467 con 301 tav. e 25 carte anche ripieg. e alcune a col. f.t. Legature in mezza pelle con nervature ed angoli, titolo ai dorsi. Eccellente la conservazione. Copia n° 9 di una tiratura non specificata. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      1930. Une affiche originale entoilée par professionnel. Dimension: 78,5x57cm(+3cm de marge).Bel exemplaire. "Aux pessimistes. Quelle est donc la forme du progrès humain ou l'on peut en 20 ans constater pareil chemin accompli" rair Paris-New York Costes et Bellonte 1930.

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        L'Arte Decorativa Moderna.

      1930. Torino, Unione Tipografica Editrice Torinese, 1930. In folio (cm. 38); copertina originale in cartone e tela illustrata; pp. (8), 168. Mobili di: Mallet Stevens, Gabriel Guevrekian, Andrè Lurvcat, Louis Sognot, Francois Jordain, E. Kohlmann, Renè Herbst, Joubert et Petit, Maurice Matet, Perriand, Robert Block, J.Ch. Moreaux, Michel Dufet... Lampadari di: Jean Perzel, Lacroix, Pierre Chereau... Porte e Cancelli di: L. Barillet, G. Poillerat, R. Subes.... Vasi di: Henry Simmen, Emile Lenoble, J. Le Coeur, Massoul, Jean Luce, Leon Zack, M.  Daurat... Legature di: Pierre Legrain, De Leotard, Rose Adler... Axs

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        Saint Peter Relates an Incident of the Resurrection Day

      New York: Viking Press. Very Good+. 1930. Limited Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. #Signed, Limited Edition - limited to 200 copies, this is #176. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket, but with a slipcase. The slipcase is in good only condition. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition with the exception of a chip with loss of cloth to the bottom spine end (approximately 1/2 depth) . The text pages are clean and bright. The slipcase is missing the whole top edge but is otherwise in Very Good condition. Extremely Scarce printing. ; Signed by Author .

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        Nachlaßkonvolut. Wien, ca. 1930 bis 1944.

      1930. I: Stammbuch mit 220 Eintragungen auf 78 Bll. Gr.-8vo. - II: 18 Photographien in verschiedenen Formaten (32mo bis gr.-8vo). - III: Aquarellierte Federzeichnung (132:168 mm). - IV: Familienstammbuch der Brauneis und Übersichts-Ahnentafel. - V: Preisliste der Fa. Julius Meinl und Kleine Teekunde (8 SS. auf 8 Bll. Gr.-8vo). Kleine Sammlung aus Anlaß des 40jährigen Dienstjubiläums in der Firma Julius Meinl mit Aufnahmen von der Jubiläumsfeier, von dem offensichtlich im selben Unternehmen tätigen Sohn Walter, von privaten Feiern zu anderer Gelegenheit vom Grab des 1941 bei Leningrad gefallenen Sohnes Herbert. - In dem mit einer hübsch aquarellierten Federzeichnung unter dem Motto "40 Jahre treue Dienste" versehenen Stammbuch finden sich neben einer Eintragung von Julius Meinl II. (mit eh. Widmung und Portraitphotographie) 220 Eintragungen von Mitarbeitern des Hauses. Eine karikierende Federzeichnung zeigt den im Lehnstuhl ruhenden und sich im Lichte seiner Meriten sonnenden Jubilar.

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        Taos Pueblo

      New York: New York Graphic Society. SIGNED LIMITED EDITION. Fine. SIGNED LIMITED EDITION of perhaps the greatest pictorial representation of the American West; one of only 950 copies signed and numbered by Ansel Adams; a facsimile of the extremely rare 1930 edition of 108 copies printed for Adams. Beautifully illustrated with 12 gravure reproductions of Adams's photographs. "With Taos Pueblo we see a commitment to light and form as the essential building blocks of a picture. Every exposure was made in the most brilliant sunshine which in turn created deep shadows. Sunlight and shadow are at the same time the photographer's friend and foe. Neither films nor papers can record the two extremes of bright sun and deep shadow equally well, and an unhappy tonal compromise is often the result. Rich shadow detail is here realized simultaneously with delicate highlights in a way that proves Adams's native sense for the toughest technical problems of the medium, and how to solve them" (Weston J. Naef, The Metropolitan Museum Art). Boston: New York Graphic Society, 1977. Large folio (approximately 13 x 17.5 inches), original half-leather over linen boards, marbled endpapers; original slipcase. A FINE COPY.

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        Autograph letter signed ("Werfel"). Breitenstein, 16. VI. 1930.

      1930. Large 4to 2 pp. An comprehensive letter to one Mr Wolf, explaining why he was unable to write the German libretto of Verdi's "I vespri Siciliani" for more than 15 years now, which, in his opinion, is the "weakest libretto that was ever written for him" (transl. from the German original). Although Verdi's publisher Ricordi had even urged him in the year before to write it, he declined to do so, and is now utterly satisfied that his correspondent wanted to write the German libretto: "[...] One obstacle, however, remains morally and legally [...]". - Somewhat browned and small damage to edges.

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        Autograph letter signed. Garmisch, 12. VI. 1930.

      1930. 8vo. 2 pp. on double leaf. With autogr. envelope. In German, to Daniela Thode in Bayreuth, offering to support her suggestions "so as to prove my devotion and unlimited loyalty to the great master". - On headed paper; envelope with autogr. note by Daniela Thode to her sister, Eva Chamberlain: "To Eva / please keep secret for the time being" (transl.).

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      - Paris, La Presse à Bras, 1930. In-8 carré en feuilles, (20) pp., sous couverture grise imprimée rempliée. Illustré de dessins de l'auteur gravés sur bois par Gaspard Maillol. Edition originale, tirée à 200 exemplaires sur vergé Montval Vidalon. ENVOI autographe signé de l'artiste au "vieil ami" André Warnod. * Voir photographie(s) / See picture(s). * Frais de port en sus. * Membre du SLAM et de la LILA / ILAB Member. * La librairie est ouverte du mardi au samedi de 14h à 19h. * Si vous souhaitez passer à la librairie pour un livre, merci de nous prévenir au préalable, l'ensemble du stock visible en ligne n'étant pas immédiatement consultable. * Langue : Français

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        Manosque des plateaux

      - Emile-Paul frères, Paris 1930, 14,5x20,5cm, broché. - Originale, uno dei 50 esemplari numerati in Giappone Edition, testina di stampa. Libro Illustrato con un frontespizio Lucien Jacques. La nostra copia è pieno di doppio stato del frontespizio, come tutte le copie della testina di stampa. Bellissimo esemplare. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 50 exemplaires numérotés sur Japon, tirage de tête. Ouvrage illustré d'un frontispice de Lucien Jacques. Notre exemplaire est bien complet du double état du frontispice à l'instar de tous les exemplaires du tirage de tête. Bel exemplaire.

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        Sammlung von teils eigenh. Notenhandschriften eigener und fremder Werke.

      Verschiedene Orte, ca. 1810-1930. - Zusammen 433 SS. eigene Werke bzw. Werkfragmente, Entwürfe u. dgl. und 1329 SS. Werke bzw. Werkfragmente, Entwürfe u. a. anderer Komponisten in Abschriften. Josef Schneider, geboren 1866 in Bad Reichenhall, kam 1888 als Schulleiter ins niederösterreichische Hautzendorf, wo er unterrichtete und die dortige Musikkapelle leitete. Sein kompositorisches Schaffen umfaßt zahlreiche Märsche, Mazurken, Gavotten und Walzer wie etwa "Der Lenz", "Im Mondenschein", "Maiglöckchen", "Mühlgang", "Kellergeister" und "Prinz Karneval" sowie Hymnen und sakrale Werke. Seinen Ruhestand verbrachte er in Wolkersdorf, wo er als Chormeister den Gesangsverein Wolkersdorf und als Dirigent das Hausorchester leitete und sich besonders mit dem Singspiel auseinandersetzte. So vertonte er etwa Ludwig Anzengrubers "G'wissenswurm" und zahlreiche andere Texte. Der Stadtgemeinde Wolkersdorf ist der Hinweis auf einige weitere Details aus seinem Leben zu danken, etwa auf das heute in und um Wolkersdorf noch bekannte Weihnachtsspiel "Christkindlein kommt" mit Text von Ernestine Berger und auf das Weihelied "Zu Euch Ihr Brüder", das Schneider anläßlich der Enthüllung des Kriegerdenkmals 1923 gleichfalls zu einem Text von Ernestine Berger, der Tochter des langjährigen Bürgermeisters Josef Berger, schuf. - Nach seinem Tode im Jahr 1940 geriet sein Werk kriegsbedingt in Vergessenheit, der hier vorliegende Bestand gestattet somit zumindest eine Übersicht über sein eigenes Schaffen wie über die Musik, mit der er sich im Rahmen seiner Tätigkeit als Kapellmeister und Musiker beschäftigte. Einige seiner Werke wurden von Josef Pleil für das Bläserquintett "Brass for Fun" arrangiert und seither regelmäßig aufgeführt. Die Stadtgemeinde Wolkersdorf benannte ihm zum Gedenken 1976 die verlängerte Krexnerstraße nach ihm. - Detaillierte Verlistung auf Anfrage.

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        Collezione di ex-libris, partecipazioni, imprese, allegorie, marche, ecc. Serie I. L'ex-libris italiano. 100 exlibris di 38 artisti contemporanei. Serie II. L'ex-libris italiano moderno. 100 disegni di 35 artisti. Serie III. Partecipazioni di nozze, di nascita, di augurio ecc. seguite da imprese, allegorie, marche ecc. 120 disegni di 50 artisti contemporanei. Serie IV. 100 ex-libris di 42 artisti italiani. Serie V ed ultima. 130 ex-libris italiani moderni allegorie, ecc.

      Bologna, Cesare Ratta Tipografo-Editore, (1930), cinque volumi in-8vo brossure originali (ottimo stato di conservazione, piccola mancanza al dorso del volume della serie V) con copertine illustrata a colori , pp. nn. (200 circa cadauno) completamente illustrati con riproduzioni di exlibris (anche originali ed applicati su cartoncino) di artisti italiani: Angelini, Baldinelli, Ballatore, Barocelli, Bartolini, Baruffi, Battaglini, Bellincampi, Boccolari, Boccolari , Bordoni-Talli, Bosco, Bottigelli, Bramanti, Bramanti, Branca, Bruno da Osimo, Bucci, Bucci, Busani, Buscaroli, Buzzacchi, Canavari, Capucci, Carandini, Carbonati, Carmignani, Casanova, Cascella, Casotti, Castellani, Ceragioli, Cermignani, Ciccarone, Cirio, Cisari, Colucci, Cotti, Cusi, D'Aloisio, D'Anna, Dal Pozzo, Davini, De Caro, De Carolis, De Maria-Poppi, Dessy-Stanis, Di Carlo, Di Giorgio, Disertori, Fegarotti, Fontana, Fumagalli, Gagliardo, Galeotti, Galletti, Gamba, Gavaruzzi, Giovanelli, Giuliani. , Gondoni, Gregorietti, Guarnieri, Guberti, Haas-Triverio, Jobbi, Levi-Minzi, Lora, Lora, Mantero, Marcon, Marfori-Savini, Martini, Martuzzi, Marussig, Maura Salas, Mazzanti, Minguzzi, Monteverde, Monti, Morbiducci, Moroni, Mottini, Muratori, Musa, Nadalini, Nasi, Nicco, Nicco, Ortona, Parini, Parmeggiani, Paschetto, Pasquini, Patocchi, Pavone-Grotta, Peruzzi, Pettinelli, Pianigiani, Piombanti, Porcheddu, Puccio-Prefumo, Quilici-Buzzacchi, Ravaioli, Retrosi, Ricci, Riccio, Rissi, Rondini, Rossetti, Santi, Sartini, Sartorio, Sartorio, Sergi, Servolini, Stella-Balsamo, Tacconet, Tesei, Tinol, Tofani, Torelli, Villani, Vitalini, Wild, Zanverdiani, Zimelli. Edizione numerata di soli 300 esemplari.

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        Moby Dick

      Random House, 1930. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Random House, New York 1930. First Edition Thus / First Printing. Dated 1930 with no additional printings. Black cloth boards. Illustrated by Rockwell Kent. Rare original dust jacket. Book Condition: Near Fine, tight spine, clean boards. Soft shelf wear, light spots at the endpaper. Dust Jacket Condition: Good, shelf wear, tear at the front panel. Age toning, paper repair at the rear panel of the jacket. Wrapped in a new removable mylar cover.

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        "La mère Léon".

      1930 1Aquarelle et encre de Chine signée en haut à gauche, (1910), 29 x 21 cm. Charles MARTIN (Montpellier 1884-Paris 1934) réalise ce dessin de presse dans l'esprit de la revue Le Rire (participation 1908-1912) décrivant une scène de maison-close mettant en scène une mère maquerelle et deux filles. Infimes taches.

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        Courrier Sud.

      Paris, Brodard & Taupin - Collection Pourpre, 1930. 1. Ausgabe in dieser Aufmachung 189 (2) Seiten Kl.-8°, gebundene Ausgabe, dunkelroter Ganz-Leineneinband mit goldgeprägtem Titel auf dem Buchrücken. mit Schutzumschlag, dieser mit einigen fachmäänisch hinterlegten Fehlstellen, die Seiten papierbedingt gebräunt, ansonsten sauber und frisch, vom AUtor auf dem Titel signiert. Antoine Marie Jean-Baptiste Roger Vicomte de Saint-Exupéry (kurz Antoine de Saint-Exupéry; * 29. Juni 1900 in Lyon - + 31. Juli 1944 verschollen über dem Mittelmeer nahe der Île de Riou bei Marseille) war ein französischer Schriftsteller und Pilot. Antoine de Saint-Exupéry war schon zu seinen Lebzeiten ein anerkannter und erfolgreicher Autor und wurde ein Kultautor der Nachkriegsjahrzehnte, obwohl er selbst sich eher als einen nur nebenher schriftstellernden Berufspiloten sah. Seine märchenhafte Erzählung \"Der kleine Prinz\" gehört mit über 140 Millionen verkauften Exemplaren zu den erfolgreichsten Büchern der Welt. Signaturen von Antoine de Saint-Exupéry sind äußerst selten!!! Versand D: 5,00 EUR signiert, signed, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Südkurier, Der kleine Prinz

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        Der Holzbauch, eine faßzinierende Faß-Fibel für fröhliche Gesellen,

      Berlin und Leipzig, W. Vobach & Co. GmbH [1930]. mit 335 teils ganzsseitigen Abbildungen, XII, 376 Seiten, 19x27, braunes illustriertes und blindgeprägtes OLdr, TADELLOSES EXEMPLAR DER VORZUGSAUSGABE IN EINEM SIGNIERTEN HANDEINBAND:\"Adolph Stieler, Grossbuchbinderei, Leipzig\" Versand D: 5,00 EUR VR 43002, Einbandkunst, VORZUGSAUSGABE, i

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        Original Cartoons by Professional Cartoonist and Illustrator John Lawrence 'Larry' Frick

      York, PA: John Lawrence Frick, 1930. Paperback. Very Good. A large selection of original cartoons by John Lawrence 'Larry' Frick, a professional cartoonist and illustrator, born in York, Pennsylvania. Includes many loose cartoons, a journal from 1917 full of Frick's preteen sketches, and a penciled diary from 1932. Many comics in color. Contents housed loose in mylar wraps. Very good. Minor age toning to some comics. Chipping to extremities of a few pages. Light basementy scent. Collection remains predominately bright and unmarked. Frick's cartoons appeared in the Saturday Evening Post, Collier's, Christian Science Monitor, Argosy, and many other national periodicals. Digital images available upon request.

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        Autograph quotation signed. In Arabic. Paris, 14. VII. 1930.

      1930. Folio. 1 page. On uncut wove paper, bearing the Schoellers-Parole blind embossed seal, margins uncut. The original autograph contribution of Sidi Ahmed Pasha to the Committee of the World League for Peace (Ligue Mondiale pour la Paix), a remarkable organization formed in 1925 with close ties to the League of Nations. The Committee itself was composed of such notaries as Queen Elizabeth of Belgium, King Carol II of Romania, John D Rockefeller, Marie Curie, and Albert Einstein, who personally gathered the present manuscripts over the course of seven years (1925-32). Among the public figures who contributed to the project were dignitaries from the newly-created League of Nations' member states. "Praise be to God! Be friends and love one another, for you are all brothers who worship God. Peace is the best policy and God leads the righteous to that which is in the best interest of nations and peoples [Signed] Sidi Ahmed Pasha". Sidi Ahmed Pasha, better know as Ahmed II Bey, ruled Tunisia from 1929 until his death in 1942 as a member of the Husseinite dynasty. Pax Mundi. Livre d'or de la paix. Enquete universelle de la Ligue mondiale pour la paix sous le haut patronage de son comite d'honneur avec l'approbation de la Societe des nations, du Bureau international du travail et de la Cour permanente de justice internationale. Geneve, Societe paxunis, 1932.

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        Autograph Quotation signed ("Ahmed Ali"). In French. Paris, 18. IV. 1930.

      1930. Folio. 1 page. On uncut wove paper, bearing the Schoellers-Parole blind embossed seal, margins uncut. The original autograph contribution of Ahmed Ali Khan to the Committee of the World League for Peace (Ligue Mondiale pour la Paix), a remarkable organization formed in 1925 with close ties to the League of Nations. The Committee itself was composed of such notaries as Queen Elizabeth of Belgium, King Carol II of Romania, John D Rockefeller, Marie Curie, and Albert Einstein, who personally gathered the present manuscripts over the course of seven years (1925-32). Among the public figures who contributed to the project were dignitaries from the newly-created League of Nations' member states. "The finest ideal for humanity is a peace based on justice and the integral independence of all nations. [Signed] Ahmed Ali". Pax Mundi. Livre d'or de la paix. Enquete universelle de la Ligue mondiale pour la paix sous le haut patronage de son comite d'honneur avec l'approbation de la Societe des nations, du Bureau international du travail et de la Cour permanente de justice internationale. Geneve, Societe paxunis, 1932.

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        Raoul Dufy

      Paris, Floury, 1930. Fort in-4, (4)-285-(3) pp., broché, couverture illustrée rempliée (dos en partie fendu). Un des 200 exemplaires de luxe sur papier japon à la forme, avec 6 eaux-fortes. * Voir photographie(s) / See picture(s).* Frais de port en sus. * Membre du SLAM et de la LILA / ILAB Member. * La librairie est ouverte du mardi au samedi de 14h à 19h. * Si vous souhaitez passer à la librairie pour un livre, merci de nous prévenir au préalable, l'ensemble du stock visible en ligne n'étant pas immédiatement consultable. *

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        La Mouche

      Sans, Sans, années 1930 In-folio (34cm x 26,3cm) de 88pp. Tirage à 100 exemplaires dont 5 sur Japon, 35 Arches et 60 Vélin. Pointes sèches par Léon Courbouleix. En feuilles, à couverture illustrée et rempliée sous emboîtage de l'éditeur. Un des 35 exemplaires sur Arches, celui-ci N°31. Contenant deux suites, une en noir et une en sanguine, ainsi qu'un dessin original signé et réhaussé en couleurs par l'artiste. Bel exemplaire, intérieur très frais.

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        Nederlandsche Bouwmeesters. Een Reeks Studies Onder Leiding Van W. Retera Wzn. No. 1 (n.d.) through 5 (n.d.) (all published)

      A complete run of the five-volume series devoted to leading Dutch modernist architects and their work in the early part of the 20th century, 58, 40, 36, 35, 28 pp., under the editorial direction of W. Retera, each volume a monograph devoted to a single architect, covering Willem Kromhout, Piet Kramer, Hendrik Petrus Berlage, Alexander James Kropholler, and Willem Marinus Dudok, each volume profusely illustrated with photographic plates and architectural drawings and ground plans, most full-page. Some foxing to the first three volumes. 8vo. Orig. illus. wrpps., minor bumping, tear to front cover of first volume and minor losses along spine. Amsterdam (Van Munster) n.d. (circa 1930). These architects worked in various styles and movements of the 20th century, including Traditionalism, Expressionism/The Amsterdam School, and Brick-Cubism. The works designed by them include the Art Nouveau-style American Hotel in Amsterdam, the Heineken House in Rotterdam, the De Beijenkorf Store and the Gemeentemuseum Den Haag in The Hague, City Hall in Hilversum, and the town halls in Noordwijkerhout and Wallwijk.

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        Contes et nouvelles en vers

      Paris: Francis Guillot, 1930. Hardcover. As New. As new, 2 volumes 268 - 306 pages, Luxurious hardcover in brown morocco decorated in the style of the 18th, gilt edges inside-outside, in marbled covered box. Reprinting of the 1762 edition in 500 numbered copies (no261), specially printed for Greek, doctor Contopoulos Costas living in France

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        A Map of Berkeley, Oakland, & Alameda. Pictorial envelope title:This is a Section of the Map of Alameda County showing Some of the Early Histories of Oakland, Berkeley, Alameda and Environs with Special References to the Flora & Fauna of this most colorfu

      The Sather Gate Book Shop. Berkeley, CA. No date. Ca. 1930? - Color pictographic / pictorial map poster, 34 1/2 by 42 3/4 inches folding, professionally mounted on linen. Infill painting of little loss at fold intersections, infill of pinhole at each corner, only visible on the closest of inspections. Bright and clean. Together with the COLOR PICTORIAL ENVELOPE into which the poster was originally folded (tears and little paper loss to edges). Fabulous Art Deco style map by Michael Baltekal Goodman, notable for its brilliant color and striking design. The minimalist design of the street layout at the centre of the map is in stark contrast to the blue pattern of the sea at lower left and the rich greens, reds and oranges of the inland area at upper right. The names of several of the main streets are featured in scrolls, also historical events and important places such as Oakland Municipal Airport. Many buildings are featured in elevations; meanwhile vessels, ancient and contemporary, sail the harbour. Wind cherubs at the corners hark back to ancient maps as does the mythical sea creature at lower right. In the elaborate border are vignette images of historial events. The map was produced in collaboration with Eugene (Eugen) Neuhaus, the California painter and teacher. At the centre of the upper border a quotation proclaims the glory of San Francisco in the westward push of the nation: the best is last; it seems likely that the artist mapmaker had the intention of making this map of San Francisco the most glorious in scale and color of the several maps of American cities that had been published in the late 1920s under the influence of MacDonald Gill's Wonderground map.

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        Is Sex Necessary? Or, Why You Feel the Way You Do By James Thurber and E B White

      London: Heinemann, 1930. First English edition. Blue cloth, slight spotting to the cover, otherwise fine in lightly edge-worn dust jacket with small old tape mends. Bowden A1b. Hall A3.

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        The Hardy Boys -- The Shore Road Mystery

      Grosset & Dunlap, 1930 The seventh printing, 1930D-7, very good red cloth in a very good original dust jacket with some small chips and tears, but fully intact. Lists to Great Airport on the front flap of the dust jacket.. 5th or later Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.

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        Nicoll’s Birds of Egypt. Published under the authority of the Egyptian Government. In Two Volumes.

      Hugh Rees Ltd. 1930 1st edition.. 2 vols.; large hardbacks, 4to., 13 x 10 inches. In green pebbled cloth covers with gilt lettering to spines and front boards, Gilt vertical band to fronts. With original dustwrappers. In very good condition with very good dustwrappers. (DW in protective sleeves, faded, darkened, rubbed , some minor tears, loss to ends of spine areas and corners. Corners bumped, edges bumped, some chips to cloth at edges, ends of spine rubbed with a couple of nicks/chips. Cloth reinforcement to hinges between endpapers; endpapers slightly darkened, neat inscription to front. Page edges rough cut. Inside pages very clean and tight throughout. Very scarce to find with original dustwrappers. - An up-to-date, complete, systematic account of Egyptian birds from the earliest times to the present, superseding other treatises on the subject. The work was completed by Col. Meinertzhagen on the death of Nicoll, who was Assistant Director of the Zoological Gardens at Giza. Ripley p. 209. Anker (Bird Books and Bird Art) 363. Nicoll lived for 18 years in Egypt and made an unrivalled collection of Egyptian birds, now in the Museum of the Giz Zoological Gardens. He intended to issue a work that was to replace Shelley's 'A Handbook to the Birds of Egypt', 1872, which was no longer up to date. The author was approached by Nicoll's widow in 1926, who asked him to complete the work which was then about two thirds completed. The project was sponsored by the Egyptian government and published under their authority. The result is an invaluable and important reference source on this subject. Frontis.portrait, 6 fine plates from photogravures, 31 fine color plates from paintings by G. E. Lodge, Roland Green, H. Gronvold, Thorburn. 3 folding color maps, many text illus, tables, bibliog, appendices of bird lists. 700pp.

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        Bilder aus Süd-Brasilien [Südbrasilien].

      Porto Alegre, Kunstanstalt Cäsar Reinhardt, [ca 1930]. - Original-Kartoneinband, quer-4°, 43 ungezählte Seiten. Einband berieben, bestoßen und mit kleinen Läsuren, Bildtafeln sauber. Seltener Bildband. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Moby Dick

      Random House 1930 - Random House, New York 1930. First Edition Thus / First Printing. Dated 1930 with no additional printings. Black cloth boards. Illustrated by Rockwell Kent. Rare original dust jacket. Book Condition: Near Fine, tight spine, clean boards. Soft shelf wear, light spots at the endpaper. Dust Jacket Condition: Good, shelf wear, tear at the front panel. Age toning, paper repair at the rear panel of the jacket. Wrapped in a new removable mylar cover. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Paysage méditerranéen - Algérie.

      - Gouache sur papier collée sur carton, (1930), 17 x 22 cm. Léon Georges Battiste CARRE est né à Granville. Il se forme avec des peintres comme Léon BONNAT et Luc-Olivier MERSON. Il expose régulièrement aux différentes manifestations : les Idépendants en 1900, la Nationale, le Salon d'Automne. Il est connu pour ses paysages orientalistes et ses vues de ville. La gouache que nous présentons représente des pâtres dans un paysage de montagne, avec la mer au loin. Oeuvre originale

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        Minnesalbum S. A. Andree. Andree Memorial Album

      Malmo, Sweden - Malmo, Sweden: Varldslitteraturens forlag, 1930. First Edition. 8vo, 63pp. 59 black-and-white photographic illustrations -- several full-page. Publisher's black pebbled cloth with bright gilt de-bossed signature of Andree. A very well preserved copy in Fine condition. Rare. Not in Arctic Bibliography Photo album issued to commemorate Andree's 1897 balloon expedition to the North Pole. This remarkably well-preserved publication tells the story of Andree's expedition in photographs to include preparation, launch, discovery of the expedition's remains on White Island in the Spitzbergen archipelago in 1930, and the funeral ceremonies. Text in Swedish. Rare. With: Eight original memorial postcards made from original photographs. Produced in a limited edition of 400 sets dating from the early 1950's. These cards are in fine condition and an excellent remembrance of the 1897 attempt to reach the North Pole by hydrogen balloon. The cards picture Andree, Strindberg From Andree's Expedition, Fraenkel From Andree's Expedition, 1894 Andree's Balloon "Svea" Ascending at Goteborg, Andree's Balloon Basket, Arriving with the Balloon at Danes Island, Andree's Balloon hangar at Danes island, and Andree's Balloon Leaving the Hangar at Danes Island. Andree was a Swedish polar explorer who decided to join the race to the North Pole. Andree's Arctic Balloon Expedition tried to reach the North Pole from Svalbard by hydrogen-filled balloon,but crashed after two days. All three members of the expedition died, not from the crash but from exposure as they struggled to survive and hoped for rescue. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        GOVORIT MOSKVA (Moscow speaking) Nº 34 (102).

      Robopnt,, Mockba 1930 - 22.5x31.5. 16pp. En ruso. Espectacular cubierta de Rodchenko. Troquelada. A tres tintas. Revista sobre la radio de la URSS. Antigua mancha de humedad que no afecta la lectura del texto. Falta la grapa central. Considerando las circunstancias y el soporte, un ejemplar aceptable.

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        Ensemble de documents manuscrits et imprimés sur les carrières souterraines de Paris

      1930 - Une pochette manuscrite comprenant deux documents, un imprimée, l'autre manuscrit : Dunkel : Topographie et consolidation des carrières de Paris avec une description géologique et hydrologique du sol et quatre plans cotés en couleur à l'usage des ingénieurs, des architectes et des constructeurs (Paris, Des Fossez, 1885), 68 pages. 4 planches hors-texte volantes en couleurs dépliantes. Il s'agit de l'exemplaire personnel de Dunkel avec son cachet gras. Le premier plat est manquant. Un manuscrit dont nous n'avons pu identifier l'auteur . Une carte géologique dessinée à la main et coloriée (coupe de Paris aux Vosges), une carte géologique de Paris dessinée à la main et coloriée, 16 pages manuscrites émaillées de figures sur la préhistoire du sous-sol parisien. Un tableau : formation et composition du sol de Paris, Une grande carte en double page : coupe schématique de direction SO-NE montrant les mouvements du sol de Paris en couleurs, suivi d'un tableau à sept pans dépliants en couleurs de formation des sols de Paris. Etude du sol parisien : aide-mémoire destiné à faciliter la reconnaissance des terrains formant le sol parisien établi par M. Vallet à l'aide des documents énumérés ci-dessous et des renseignements recueillis sur les chantiers souterrains de la Ville de Paris, notamment au cours des travaux des lignes métropolitaines par AUGUSTE DOLLOT : énumération des documents consultés et analysés : carte géologique de G. Dollfus, géologie des environs de Paris de Stanislas Meunier, description des catacombes par Hericart de Thury, guide du géologue dans le terrain parisien de A. Laville, histoire naturelle de France de Ph. Fritel (Inspection générale des carrières - Imprimerie H. Bouillant, 1906). Grand in-8° broché, couvertures imprimées, 62 pages. Très nombreuses planches hors-texte et grandes cartes dépliantes en couleurs des carrières de Paris. - - - Les carrières sous Paris : nomenclature des voies publiques sous-minées avec l'indication des travaux de consolidation et du niveau des carrières (paris, Imprimerie Paul Dupont, 1896), 131 pages de tableaux répartis de la façon suivante : année des travaux de consolidation, désignation des voies publiques, état des carrières et observations diverses, niveau des carrières au dessous du sol, distance du sol au ciel de la carière, hauteur des galeries d'exploitation. Plats détachés mais présents.- - - Dugas : Inspection Générale des Carrières de la Seine : Notice sur les carrières et les travaux de consolidation des carrières souterraines - avec un avant-propos de Loiret (paris, Imprimerie Paul Gruot, 1929), In-4° broché, couvertures imprimées, 17 pages et 10 planches hors-texte [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

      SIGNED Limited Edition. No.229/750 UK copies. Original turquoise crushed morocco boards, raised bands and gilt tiles to spine and circular gilt, blue, green, red and orange medallion to front board. Together with its original card box, black titled paper label and handwritten Edition number to match the book on the front edge of the lid. 12 tipped in colour plates (including frontispiece) plus additional engraving signed by Pogany.

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