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        Trackless Wind

      San Francisco: Johnck & Seeger. 1930. First. First edition, presentation issue (also issued in quarter cloth and paper covered boards with a reproduction of the Adams' portrait). Frontispiece photogravure portrait by Ansel Adams. Tall octavo. Japanese vellum over boards gilt. A little foxing to the boards and endpapers, near fine. Nicely Inscribed by the poet, as well as Signed by Adams underneath the portrait. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Collection of Four Etchings from the 1930s. New York and Los Angeles.

      New York and Los Angeles, Calif., ca. 1930s. - Etchings. 6 x 7 inches, average. Each signed in pencil. Includes: The Brown Derby, Los Angeles; Harlem Market, New York City; Lord & Taylor, New York City; East 36th St., New York City. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
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        Saigon - Cholon [Album]

      Édition Photo Nadal [nd] (c1930), Saigon - First edition, oblong 4to, pp. 113, [1]; profusely illustrated throughout with sepia toned and black & white photographic illustrations of various people, places, and way of life in Saigon & Cholon; parallel text in French and English; marbled endpapers, front hinge cracked, corners bumped and chipped, else very good in quarter brown calf over marbled boards with gilt lettering and decoration on spine with raised bands. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books (ABAA / ILAB)]
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        Land Value Taxation and Rating : a Critical Survey of the Aims and Proposals with a History of the Movement / by Robert Blake Yardley . with a Foreword by the Right Hon. E. G. Pretyman

      London : Land Union By W. H. & L. Collingridge Ltd. 1930 - Description: xvi, 784 p. : 25 cm. Subjects: Land --Taxation --Great Britain --Single tax. Near fine copy in the original gilt-blocked cloth. Slightest suggestion only of dust-dulling to the spine bands and panel edges. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. 2 Kg. 784 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd]
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        N.7; A Novel

      Published by Arthur H. Stockwell Limited, 29 Ludgate Hill, London First Edition . London 1930. - First edition hard back binding in publisher's original blue cloth covers, gilt title and author lettering to the spine [worn] and to the upper panel. 8vo. 7½'' x 5¼''. Contains 293 printed pages of text with monochrome frontispiece. Spine ends and corners a little rubbed and turned-in, light foxing to the page edges and in Good condition, no dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A. DETECTIVE FICTION [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Little Stour Books PBFA Member]
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        Portraitphotographie mit eigenh. U. und namentlicher Widmung auf der Bildseite.

      O. O., [ca. 1930].. 200:250 mm.. Frühes Brustbild von vorne mit Hut. &quote;Best Wishes | to Jaroslav Koudelka | Will Rogers&quote;.

      [Bookseller: Kotte Autographs GmbH]
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      - Date : 1930 Dimensions : 74x104cm Imp : LUCIEN SERRE & CIE PARIS Condition : entoilée A Affiche originale entoilée en parfait état.

      [Bookseller: Philippe Beguin Affiches et livres ancie]
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        Le Pélerinage de Childe-Harold. Gravures et dessins de Touchagues.

      M-P. Trémois, Paris 1930 - Paris, M-P. Trémois, sd [1930]. 34 x 26,5 cm, in-folio, 41 pp. - 8 eaux-fortes en couleurs hors texte et sous marie-louise, 9 illustrations dans le texte coloriées au pochoir, dont celle de la page de titre, en feuilles sous couverture de tissu floqué rouille rempliée, imprimée et illustrée en or. L'un des 22 exemplaires sur Hollande Van Gelder, deuxième papier après 9 sur Japon et avant 169 sur vélin, comportant une SUITE des 8 eaux-fortes signées, en couleurs, sur Japon (n° 13). Notre exemplaire est en outre enrichi 5 planches de croquis rehaussés de couleur non signalées au colophon, ainsi que d'une très belle AQUARELLE ORIGINALE signée (celle préparant l'eau-forte du Chant premier). Sans la chemise ni l'étui. Petites déchirures à la fragile couverture avec des pertes en coiffes, bel exemplaire pour le reste. (MONOD, 2116) [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Des livres autour (Julien Mannoni)]
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        Black Manhattan (Association Copy Inscribed to Julius Rosenwald)

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1930. First Printing. Hard Cover. Good to Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Complete including all 14 photographic plates. Sound binding with intact hinges. Clean pages. Light wear to cover but sunned spine. Former owner's name inside front cover. Johnson's inscription on this important dedication copy reads, "For Julius Rosenwald with great admiration and deep regard. James Weldon Johnson / July 10, 1930." Rosenwald was a co-owner of Sears and Roebuck and one of the most generous philanthropists of his age. His Rosenwald Fund built 4,977 schools, 217 teachers' homes, and 163 shop buildings for African-American children in 15 states from Maryland to Texas. Johnson, one of the most influential African-Americans in the first half of the twentieth century, was a famous author, songwriter (he and his brother wrote "Lift Ev'ry Voice and Sing" as well as popular songs like "Under the Bamboo Tree"), educator, lawyer, diplomat, civil rights activist, and a longtime leader in the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). In 1929, Rosenwald began to shift his philanthropic focus from funding black education projects to funding creativity in the African-American community by providing a series of large fellowships to black writers, artists, intellectuals, and researchers. Johnson was the first recipient, and he used his grant to publish Black Manhattan, the most important cultural study of African Americans from their first arrival in America to their triumphant achievements in 1920s Harlem. Johnson also thanks the Rosenwald Fund in this book's preface.

      [Bookseller: Read 'Em Again Books, ABAA]
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        Paul Robeson, Negro

      New York: Harper and Brothers. 1930. First. First edition. Corners worn, and the spine has been professionally and nearly seamlessly rebacked, a fair only copy, lacking the dustwrapper. A biography of Robeson by his wife. The Dedication Copy. The printed dedication reads "For Our Son." Their only child, Paul Robeson, Jr., was a mere two years old at the time of publication. This is Paul Robeson, Jr.'s copy with his bold ownership Signature on the front fly (obviously written at a later date). It also has the smaller ownership signature of Rev. Benjamin C. Robeson (Paul Robeson, Sr.'s brother). In addition, the subject of the book, Paul Robeson, Sr., has noted on the rear fly: "April 25, 1956. Have translated = The Soviet Biography - John. Soldier of Peace." An exact timeline of ownership is impossible to determine, but we suggest this was one of Paul Robeson, Sr.'s own copies, was then given to his brother, and was later inherited by the dedicatee, to whom his mother probably did not see fit to inscribe a copy while he was still in diapers. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Lonsdale Library - Foxhunting - (1st Signed Edition)

      Seeley, Service & Co. 1930 - A UNIQUE (as new) EDITION of this rare volume dedicated to fox hunting. in that it is Number ZERO (0) of 375 copies. Quite possibly the one originally belonging to The Earl of Lonsdale who edited the book and who writes a dedication in the book to HRH The Prince of Wales. Fine and heavy dark blue Moroccan leather binding with the gilt heraldry of The Lonsdale Library on the cover with the 'L' and coronet in the same gilt on each corner. The spine shows the same gilt lettering with the Lonsdale Library crest and name as well as that of the author and title. Book Condition: Perfect and most probably unread. Lovely thick hand-made pages with their edges roughly cut - No wear or tear. No foxing. Top of the books pages gilded. Leather of cover completely perfect with no fading or scuffs or rubs. A couple of almost imperceptible 'dents' on the front cover and one barely seen on the back. Plates all present and undamaged. Original dark blue silk ribbon bookmark in place and undamaged. IMMACULATE COPY signed both by the author and Lionel Edwards whose illustration sits as the frontispiece, guarded with tissue. 10 x 7inches - 2 inches thick. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Brown Owl Books]
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        PEACE IN THE HEART Signed

      Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., New York 1930 - Rutledge, Archibald. PEACE IN THE HEART. New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1930. A near fine example in like supplied dustwrapper showing modest use [price clipped] with the rare wrap-around band promoting the book's win of the 1930 John Burroughs Medal for Natural History Writing, which Carson would also win 22 years later for THE SEA AROUND US. [The band with a thumb-sized chip at the spine]. First Edition, Scarce First Printing. 8vo; [x], xi-xiv, [xv-xvi], 316, [4] pages. Laid into this copy is a printed Rutledge poem titled Heart's Citadel which is signed by Rutledge at the bottom edge. Neat ownership signature on the top of the ffe. Rutledge is remembered most as one of America's most respected & appreciated outdoor writers. He was a Poet Laureate of South Carolina. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        Basque ball player.

      ca. 1930. - Gouache on colored paper. Signed M. Legrand. 63 x 38 cm. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
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        The Shepheardes Calender [Shepherd’s Calendar]. Conteyning Twelve Æglogues proportionable to the Twelve Monethes.

      London: The Cresset Press 1930 - Limited edition, no. 116 of 350 copies, small folio, (xxiv), 133, (3) pp. Coloured title and 12 coloured vignettes by John Nash. Original quarter vellum, coarse light green linen sides, a couple of light mark, t.e.g., later slipcase, a near fine copy. Colvin 1.18.

      [Bookseller: Bow Windows Bookshop (ABA, ILAB)]
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      Paris: Éditions de la Nouvelle Revue Française, 1930. Parry, Roger. Small folio, 80 pp. of poems and prose by Fargue, 16 photogravures. Very faint occasional foxing on the blank margins, else a fine copy. Housed in a custom-made cloth clamshell box with paper labels on front and spine. Roger Parry (1905-1977) was inspired to illustrate, a surrealist work by André Breton's NADJA. He selected Fargue's book BANALITÉS (1922) for this project. Julien Levy, the American dealer (specializing in surrealism), became acquainted with Parry's photography through his appearance in PHOTOGRAPHIE and this work. Though the title page states that the illustrations are by Loris and Parry, in PHOTOGRAPHS FROM THE JULIEN LEVY COLLECTION, David Travis (Art Institute of Chicago, 1976, p. 86) states, "it is assumed that these photographs are by Roger Parry, since Levy acquired them from him." Of the total edition, 332 copies were printed on Hollande Pannekoek, and 35 copies on Japon Imperial. This is one of 332 copies. One of the major photographic works in the surrealist canon.

      [Bookseller: Andrew Cahan: Bookseller, Ltd]
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        Portraitphotographie mit eigenh. Widmung verso.

      Le Lavandou, Villa Les Palmiers,, 1930. - 111 x 84 mm. Mit eigenhändiger Widmung auf der Rückseite: "à Mademoiselle de Baucalis de son très devoué EARheinhardt Le Lavandou automne 1930". - Emil Alphons Rheinhardt lebte seit 1928 in Le Lavandou, einer Ortschaft zwischen Nizza und Marseille; im April 1943 wurde er von der Gestapo verhaftet und am 25. Februar 1945 ist er im KZ Dachau gestorben. Vgl. Martin Krist, "Wir sterben alle unseren eigenen Tod!" E. A. Rheinhardt (1889-1945), in: E. A. Rheinhardt, Tagebuch aus den Jahren 1943/44, Wien, 2003, SS. 147-166. Erich Hackl, Verlorene Welt tut weh, in: Die Presse/Spectrum, 10. Mai 2003, S. VIII. Koller/Withalm, Die Vertreibung des Geistigen aus Österreich, S. 54. Raabe, Autoren und Bücher, S. 391, Nr. 246. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        CORPUS NUMMORUM ITALICORUM. Primo tentativo di un catalogo generale delle monete medievali e moderne. Volume XII. Toscana (Firenze).

      Hoepli, s.d.[1930], Milano, - gr. vol. in folio, pp. (4), 508, (2), bella leg. mod. m. pelle con angoli, fregi e tit. oro al d., piatti in carta dec. Con 34 tavv. litogr. raffiguranti le monete di Firenze qui analizzate. Ediz. orig. Ottimo stato di conservazione. [159]

      [Bookseller: SCRIPTORIUM Studio Bibliografico]
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        Fototek 1: L. Moholy-Nagy: 60 Fotos / 60 photos / 60 photographies

      Klinkhardt & Biermann 1930 - Berlin: Klinkhardt & Biermann, 1930. (9 7/8 x 7 in, 25 x 17.7 cm). First edition. Scarce. The first of only two books realized (of 8 projected volumes) in Franz Roh's Fototek series. Designed by Jan Tschichold. Introductory essay "Moholy-Nagy and New Photography" by Franz Roh. Text in German, English and French. Original photographically illustrated wrappers (moderate wear at extremities, soiling, small chips to upper joint and relatively brittle spine panel, save for two repaired tears at the upper panel fore-edge an apparently unrestored copy, firmly bound and very well preserved overall). Internally very good. Presently protected with a custom mylar jacket. This is the first book to focus solely on the photographic work of the modern artist, teacher and photographer Laszlo Moholy-Nagy. A well-preserved copy of a scarce and important title. Requests for additional images and information welcomed. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: William Gregory, Bookseller]
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        Ms. Brief mit eigenh. U.

      Gut Berghof (Kärnten), 6. VIII. 1930.. 2 SS. Gr.-8vo. Am Briefschluß ein von Berg montierter, eh. bezeichneter Zeitungsausschnitt.. An Heinrich K. Strohm, den Intendanten des Stadttheaters Aachen, wegen geplanter Aufführungen seiner Oper &quote;Wozzeck&quote; anlässlich des Musikfestes der Internationalen Gesellschaft für neue Musik in Lüttich und Amsterdam: &quote;[ ] Leider kann ich selbst nicht dabei sein, ich muss bei meiner Arbeit an 'Lulu' bleiben, und möchte womöglich bis in den Winter hinein nicht unterbrechen. Nach Lüttich komme ich also bestimmt nicht, und wohl auch kaum nach Amsterdam [ ] Im Uebrigen glaube ich, daß die Aachener Auff[ührung] die ja einen wichtigen - zumindestens Abendfüllenden Programm-Punkt des Musikfestes ausmacht, ganz automatisch von allen Teilnehmern, (die ja auch Aachen werden sehen wollen,) besucht werden wird. Jedenfalls wünsche ich Ihnen [ ] und Ihrem Institut, Pella&quote; (der Dirigent Paul P.) &quote;obenan, das von ganzem Herzen. Aber auch mir selbst! Denn es ist ja in meinem eigensten Interesse, daß, wenn dieses mein Hauptwerk, das bisher nur auf Deutschland beschränkt blieb, nunmehr einer internationalen Musikerschaft gezeigt wird, [ ] daß dies in einer so representativen Weise geschieht, und in einer so sehr meinen Intensionen entsprechenden Darstellung, wie ich dies selbst in Aachen erlebte! [ ]&quote;.

      [Bookseller: Kotte Autographs GmbH]
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        LE SURREALISME AU SERVICE DE LA REVOLUTION. Directeur: André BRETON. Números 1,2,3 y 4.

      I.Union (Lib. J.Corti), París - 4 vols. 4ºM. 2h, 47p, 4 láms. fot. = 4h, 35p, 4 láms. fot. = 2h, 35p, 4 láms. fot. = 2h, 35p, 2 láms. fot. Rúst. algo roz. - Los 4 primeros números de esta importante revista publicada por el grupo surrealista francés (se editaron 6 números) con colaboraciones de BRETON, ELUARD, DALI, TZARA, ARAGON, ERNST, VALENTIN, CREVEL, SADOUL, MIRO, BUÑUEL, FOURRIER, UNIK, etc. (1930-33)

      [Bookseller: Escalinata, librería]
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      New York: Alfred A. Knopf,, 1930. Octavo. Original orange cloth, titles and shell and wave design to spine and upper board in blue, dark blue top-stain. With the dust jacket. Lightly rubbed at extremities, endpapers spotted, contents lightly toned. An excellent copy in the rubbed jacket with chips from the corners and ends of the spine panel, one of which affects the spine title. First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "To Dr. Howard A. White with deep appreciation – Joseph T. Shaw". Joseph Shaw is best known as the editor of the fiction magazine Black Mask, which published the early stories of authors such as Raymond Chandler and Dashiell Hammett. A lovely copy.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Fugues sur Siegfried

      Lapina, Collection Les Images du Temps, Paris 1930 - In-8 (197 x 152 mm), 57 pp. - (2) ff., demi-chagrin marron à coins, dos à quatre nerfs orné de caissons, tête dorée, non rogné, couverture et dos conservés. Edition originale, ornée d'un portrait de l'auteur à l'eau-forte par Gorvel, et de 4 eaux-fortes originales de LABOUREUR. Tirage limité à 1162 exemplaires numérotés ; un des 19 sur Vieux Japon, contenant trois états des eaux-fortes et une épreuve des cuivres barrés sur Japon (N° 6). Un fac-simile de manuscrit. (dos passé, quelques frottements, rousseurs). // Octavo (197 x 152 mm), 57 pp. - (2) ff., brown three-quarter shagreen, spine raised on four bands with gilt fillets, top edge gilt, uncut, soft cover and spine preserved. First edition, illustrated with an etched portrait of the author by Gorvel, and 4 original etchings by LABOUREUR. Limited printing of 1162 numbered copies ; one of the 19 on Japan paper ("Vieux Japon"), containing three states of the etchings and a state of the original copper crossed out on Japan (Nr 6). A fac-simile of hand-wrinting. (spine faded, some rubbings, brownings).

      [Bookseller: H. PICARD ET FILS, founded 1860]
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        L'oiseau chez lui, oiseaux de mer et de rivages

      Presses Universitaires de France 1930 - Dix grands fascicules en feuilles (40 cm*32 cm) sous chemises papier, 80 pp. Plusieurs dizaines de lithographies en noir dans le texte et 10 planches en couleurs hors texte, sous serpentes, diagnose de J. Rapine ; rare état de fraicheur pour ce magnifique livre illustré par REBOUSSIN. Ronsil 2513. Reboussin Roger

      [Bookseller: Abraxas-libris]
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        SAVE THE MOTHERS A Plea for Measures to Prevent the Annual Loss of about 3,000 Childbearing Mothers and 20,000 Infant Lives in England and Wales and Similar Grievous Wastage in other Countries.

      London: Alfred A. Knopf 1930 - First edition, first printing. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. Original navy blue cloth with gilt titles to the spine. A lovely near fine clean and bright copy with the lightest of rubbing to the cloth extremities and mild spotting to the text block edge. Inscribed in blue ink on the half title "To Phyllis, with love from the authority E. Sylvia Pankhurst." Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: LUCIUS BOOKS (ABA, ILAB, PBFA)]
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        French Erotic Print]: One Man & Two Women (circa 1930)

      not indicated, [not indicated 1930 - Hand colored pochoir print on fine wove paper. Image size (height preceding width) measures approximately 28 x 18 cm. Near fine. Signed "ERES." Could be one of the eight original prints also signed "Eres," for the pornographic novel *Aventures d'une satyre* (attributed to Jane de Rozat) published in Paris in the mid-1930s.

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        A Treatise on Money

      London: Macmillan,, 1930. 2 volumes, octavo. Original dark blue-green cloth, titles and double ruling to spines gilt, double ruling continuing along boards in blind. Ownership inscription to front free endpapers. Spines lightly sunned with slight wear to spine ends, extremities a bit rubbed, mild mottling to fore edges of boards, a few small light stains and scuff marks to boards. An excellent set. First edition, first impression. Keynes argues that inflation follows if investment exceeds saving while the opposite contributes to recession, the implication being, in the midst of an economic depression, spending, rather than saving, should be encouraged: "For the engine which drives Enterprise is not Thrift, but Profit" (Volume II, p.149).

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Silver Wings

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1930. First. First edition. Illustrated by Frank Dobias. Two blanks excised (but not the patterned art deco-design endpapers) else near fine lacking the scarce dustwrapper. Inscribed by the author: "To Trudy -- My perfectly swell 'Lafayette' neighbor -- January -- 1931. Raoul Whitfield." A collection of aviation stories for adolescent boys, issued at about the same time as the author's better known noir mysteries. The only book by this author we've seen either signed or inscribed. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Männerportait - Öl auf Leinwand

      - (um 1930). Maße: ca. 80 cm x 100 cm, unsigniert, im vergoldetem Stuckrahmen mit floral ausgearbeiteten Elementen in den Ecken, (Gebrauchsspuren) - Georg Lührig war Professor für Malerei, Zeichnung, Grafik und Naturstudium an der Dresdner Kunstakademie. 1932/33 Rektor der Akademie -

      [Bookseller: Celler Versandantiquariat]
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        The Virgin and the Gypsy.

      Florence, G. Orioli, 1930 - Octavo. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in dark green morocco, titles and decoration to spine, raised bands, single rule to boards, inner dentelles, burgundy endpapers, top edge gilt. A fine copy. Limited Edition of 810 copies of which this is number 750 printed on handmade paper.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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      England 1930 - On offer is an intriguing and rather enigmatic pair of handwritten manuscript diaries belonging to a British gentleman and written during 1930 and 1936. We believe after a casual study of the difficult cursive that our author is a British diplomat or Foreign Service worker using a British Empire Service League. Day to day activities, mention of family, staff, contacts and payments lead one to suspect well placed intelligent writer who makes extensive notations especially of current events and most especially in the event laden year of 1936 when England suffers the death of the King, the new King beset by controversy and finally abdicating and of course Italy's assault on Abyssinia, Hitler's rantings and much, much more. The patient reader/researcher interested in the time period from the perspective of an English diplomat should be well rewarded once the cursive is conquered. 9 x 5.5 inch books are in shabby condition, 1930 worse than 1936. Covers are shot but present, loose text block but still legible and complete. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: M Benjamin Katz FineBooksRareManuscripts]
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        On Being Ill

      London: The Hogarth Press,, 1930. Octavo. Original vellum backed green cloth, titles to spine gilt, marbled endpapers. With the dust jacket. Housed in a black cloth solander box by the Chelsea Bindery. Some very faint browning to vellum spine. An excellent copy in the dust jacket that is very lightly rubbed to the edges. First edition, first impression. One of a limited edition of 250 numbered copies signed by the author on the limitation leaf. Hand-printed by the Woolfs insofar as Virginia set the type herself.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Korrespondenzsammlung mit Briefen von u. a. Alexander Lernet-Holenia, Hermann Röbbeling, Felix Salten, Heinrich Schnitzler und Hans Thimig.

      Verschiedene Orte, 1930er Jahre. - Zusammen 58 Schriftstücke im Umfang von 57 SS. auf 58 Bll. von und 134 Schriftstücke i. U. von 178½ SS. auf 150 Bll. an R. V. Igler. Verschiedene Formate. Mit einigen Beilagen. Wie Iglers hier im ms. Durchschlag vorhandenen Lebenslauf vom 29. IX. 1938 zu entnehmen ist, wurde der Nachlasser am 28. X. 1897 als Sproß einer Wiener Kaufmannsfamilie geboren, verbrachte mit seiner gesundheitlich an vielerlei leidenden Mutter die ersten Lebensjahre in verschiedenen Kurorten und besuchte hernach die Volks- und Unterrealschule, anschließend die Handelsakademie in Wien. Einem Eintrag im "Compaß" des Jahres 1918 (Bd. V. S. 2207) ist zu entnehmen, daß seine Familie - Franz J., Robert J. und Rudolf J. - eine Garn- und Seidenhandlung in Wien VII, Zieglergasse 26a, führte. - Im Ersten Weltkrieg an der Isonzofront, dann in Serbien und schließlich in Südtirol stationiert, verfaßte er während des Stellungskrieges in den Bergen erste Gedichte. In Heimat und Frieden zurückgekehrt, trat er in den väterlichen Betrieb ein, in dem er bis zur Gegenwart hin (September 1938) und wohl auch darüber hinaus bis zur Pension tätig war. Daneben schrieb er unverdrossen Schauspiele, deren Schicksal - Annahme, Ablehnung und Resonanz - in vorliegender Korrespondenzsammlung dokumentiert ist. Felix Salten etwa setzt sich in einem Brief vom 14. II. 1931 eingehend mit einem (namentlich bedauerlicherweise nicht genannten) Stück Iglers auseinander: "Bei der Lektüre Ihres Stückes habe ich mich vortrefflich unterhalten. Man spürt deutlich, daß die Figuren alle wirklich erlebt sind, ausgezeichnet gesehen und in ihrem Dialog zum allergrößten Teil sehr gut verlebendigt. Trotzdem glaube ich kaum, daß Ihr Werk in seinem jetzigen Zustand auf der Bühne wirken könnte. Dagegen spricht die etwas sorglose Architektur der Szenen, ferner die Uebertreibungen, die in der Zeichnung verschiedener Episoden, aber auch in der Figur des Christoph vorhanden sind, ferner die Abwesenheit jeglicher Liebesaffäre, und das Unwahrscheinliche der Schlußwendung. Ganz bestimmt befinden sich aber trotzdem in Ihrer Arbeit verschiedene Erfolgselemente und sichtbare Zeichen Ihres Talents, das freilich mehr zur Komödie und zum Lustspiel zu neigen scheint. Es widerstrebt mir, Ihnen einen Rat zu erteilen, weil man ja von außen nicht abzusehen vermag, wie sich ein Mann und nach welcher Richtung entwickelt. Wenn Sie den schweren Weg, dessen Endziel zweifelhaft bleibt, gehen wollen, bleiben Sie allein. Wenn Ihnen aus verschiedenen, meinetwegen auch practischen Gründen der leichtere Weg der gemäßere ist, dann verbinden Sie sich am besten mit einem handfesten erfahrenen Dramatiker [.]" (ms. Br. mit eh. U.). Im März des Folgejahres schickt Igler - auch mit unerwähnt bleibendem Titel - den "Entwurf zu einem Tonfilm" an Salten: "Die Doppelrolle habe ich Richard Tauber zugedacht [.] Wenn man den Gegenspieler Max durch Bressart besetzen könnte, würde mich der Film fesseln. Ob er auch meine lieben Mitmenschen packen und unterhalten könnte, bitte ich Sie, verehrter Meister[,] zu beurteilen", schreibt er unterm 12. III. und ersucht weiters, ob Salten, als "Meister des Drehbuches", "sich seiner [d. i. des Entwurfes] annehmen würde" (ms. Briefdurchschlag). Ungleich knapper nun fällt Saltens Antwortbrief diesmal aus: "Beiliegend erhalten Sie Ihr Manuskript wieder zurück mit der Bitte, darüber nicht zu erschrecken und mir nicht böse zu sein. Offengestanden, ich habe es nicht gelesen, weil Sie wünschen, daß ich mich des Drehbuches annehmen solle und weil ich mich niemals an einer fremden Arbeit beteiligen kann [.]" (ms. Br. mit eh. U. vom 5. IV. 1932). - Neben zahlreichen nicht identifizierten oder biographisch nicht erfaßbaren Verfassern finden sich in vorliegender Korrespondenzsammlung Schriftstücke der Schriftsteller, Schauspieler, Komponisten und Regisseure Herbert Furreg (Intendant, Theaterdirektor und Übersetzer, 1897-1958), Heinrich Glücksmann (Schriftsteller, Kunstkritiker und Dramaturg, 1863-1947), Paul Hansen (Schrifts [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Geschichte der Franzosischen Revolution / von Jules Michelet [10 bande in 5]

      Wien : Gutenberg-Verlag Christensen, [ca. 1930] - Description: 10 v. in 5 : ill., plates, ports. ; 23 cm. Contents: Band 1: Die Ursachen der Revolution und die Ereignisse des Jahres 1789. Band 2: Das zweite Jahr der Revolution (1790). Band 3: Die Flucht des Konigs nach Varennes und ihre Folgen. Band 4: Der Sturz des Konigtums (1791/92). Band 5: Der Sturz des Konigtums - Beginn des Krieges gegen Frankreich (August bis Dezember 1792). Band 6: Prozess und Hinrichtung Ludwigs XVI. Band 7: Der Aufstand der Vendee - Abfall des Generals Dumouriez - Die Herrschaft des Schreckens. Band 8: Die Anarchie der Schreckensherrschaft. Band 9: Robespierres Sterben nach der Alleinherrschaft und sein Sturz (10. Marz bis 27. Juli 1794). Band 10: Vom Konvent zum Direktorium und Konsulat vom 9. Thermidor 1794 bis zum 18. Brumaire 1799 ( 27. Juli 1794 bis 8. November 1799). Notes: ". von Jules Michelet ; Bearbeitet und herausgegeben von Friedrich M. Kircheisen nach der Ubersetzung von Richard Kuhn" --added title page. Subjects: French revolution -- France -- History. Language: German. Very good copies in the original gilt-blocked red cloth. Gilt vignette and titles to front panels. Slight suggestion only of dust-dulling to the spine bands and panel edges. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. 5 Kg. 0 pp. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      1930. Paperback. Very Good. [PREWAR ADVERTISING] Murota Kurazo, designer. YOHIN BOSHITEN KOKOKU ZUANSHU. Seibundo, Tokyo, Showa 5 [1930]. 29.9 X 22.1 cm. From an important series of design portfolios produced by Seibundo. This one is dedicated to shops specializing in Western-style hats. Murota was an important ad designer of the day. This volume consists of 50 pages of plates in both color and monochrome. Some edgewear, about very good overall. Printed wrappers in the torn original folding covers. Scarce & complete.

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      1930. Paperback. Very Good. [PREWAR ADVERTISING] Sawa Reika, designer. YOFUKU KODOMOFUKU-TEN KOKOKU ZUANSHU. Seibundo, Tokyo, Showa 5 [1930]. 29.9 X 22.1 cm. From an important series of design portfolios produced by Seibundo. This one is dedicated to shops specializing in western and children's clothing. Sawa Reika was an important designer and advertising photographer in his day. The volume consists of 50 pages of plates in both color and monochrome. Some edgewear, about very good overall, with some internal foxing. Printed paper wrappers. Very unusual. $1.100.00

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      1930. Paperback. Very Good. [PREWAR ADVERTISING] Tada Hokucho, designer. GOFUKU MUSURINTEN NO KOKOKU ZUANSHU. Seibundo, Tokyo, Showa 5 [1930]. 29.9 X 22.1 cm. From an important series of design portfolios produced by Seibundo. This one is dedicated to muslin dry goods shops. This volume consists of 50 pages of plates in both color and monochrome. Some edgewear, about very good overall. Printed wrappers in the original, torn, folding cover. Scarce, complete.

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      1930. Paperback. Very Good. [PREWAR ADVERTISING] Murota Kurazo, designer. YOHIN BOSHITEN KOKOKU ZUANSHU. Seibundo, Tokyo, Showa 5 [1930]. 29.9 X 22.1 cm. From an important series of design portfolios produced by Seibundo. This one is dedicated to shops specializing in Western-style hats. Murota was an important ad designer of the day. This volume consists of 50 pages of plates in both color and monochrome. Some edgewear, about very good overall. Printed wrappers in the torn original folding covers. Scarce & complete.

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      1930. Very Good. [PREWAR ADVERTISING] Tada Hokucho, designer. GOFUKU MUSURINTEN NO KOKOKU ZUANSHU. Seibundo, Tokyo, Showa 5 [1930]. 29.9 X 22.1 cm. From an important series of design portfolios produced by Seibundo. This one is dedicated to muslin dry goods shops. This volume consists of 50 pages of plates in both color and monochrome. Some edgewear, about very good overall.

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      1930. Paperback. Very Good. [PREWAR ADVERTISING] MAEJIMA Sei-ichi, designer. CHIKUONKI GAKKITEN KOKOKU ZUANSHU. Seibundo, Tokyo, Showa 5 [1930]. 29.9 X 22.1 cm. From an important series of design portfolios produced by Seibundo. This one is dedicated to shops specializing in phonograph albums and musical instruments. This volume consists of 50 pages of plates in both color and monochrome. Some edgewear, about very good overall. Printed wrappers.

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      1930. Very Good. [PREWAR ADVERTISING] Tada Hokucho, designer. GOFUKU MUSURINTEN NO KOKOKU ZUANSHU. Seibundo, Tokyo, Showa 5 [1930]. 29.9 X 22.1 cm. From an important series of design portfolios produced by Seibundo. This one is dedicated to muslin dry goods shops. This volume consists of 50 pages of plates in both color and monochrome. Some edgewear, about very good overall.

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        Haupt - Preisliste

      Dresden und Berlin, Michell Camera Corporation, ca. 1930. xll,525pp, with 423 figures, bibliography, index, 4to, original cloth. Unger & Hoffmann, Trockenplatten - Fabrik, Fabrik photographischer Papiere. Sämmtliche Bedarfsartikel für Photographie.

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        Suite d'illustrations inédites de Jacques Touchet pour : Les Fols de Rabelais

      René Kieffer, Paris - [Paris, René Kieffer, sd (ca 1930)] Suite, très probablement complète, de 50 illustrations tirées en sanguine, sous portefeuille muet. 23,5 x 18,5 cm. Les planches sont sur vélin au filigrane de René Kieffer. Il semble que l'édition de ces planches de Jacques Touchet ait été avortée et que très peu d'exemplaires aient été imprimés. Hilarant et inconnu des bibliographes. Bel état. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        A Coast Pomo Girl

      Boston: Suffolk Engraving Company, 1930. A breath-taking image from "The North American Indian", the grandest illustrated work ever produced in the United States, the most important illustrated work on Native Americans, and the single greatest book in Western Americana. Only the double-elephant folio edition of Audubon's "Birds of America" surpasses Curtis in its massive ambition and beauty of execution. "...Because of the singular combination of qualities with which he has been blessed, and because of his extraordinary success in making and using his opportunities... (Curtis) has been able to do what no other man has ever done; what, as far as we can see, no other man could do. He is an artist who works out of doors and not in a closet. He is a close observer, whose qualities of mind and body fit him to make his observations out in the field, surrounded by the wild life he commemorates. He has lived on intimate terms with many different tribes of the mountains and the plains. He knows them as they hunt, as they travel, as they go about their various avocations on the march and in camp. He knows their medicine men and their sorcerers, their chiefs and warriors, their young men and maidens. He has not only seen their vigorous outward existence, but has caught glimpses, such as few white men ever catch, into that strange spiritual and mental life of theirs; from whose inner most recesses all white men are forever barred...." (Theodore Roosevelt, Foreword to Volume I) Renowned for their unrivalled basketry skills, the Pomo tribe inhabited Northern California. Edward Curtis was fascinated by the story of the Native Americans from childhood. His in-depth knowledge of the various tribes increased in parallel with his skill as a photographer during his participation in a number of scientific expeditions in the 1890s. In 1896, Curtis began to take photographs of the Native American tribes (by 1930 he had taken over 40,000 negatives of eighty tribes) and evolve his hugely ambitious plan for a comprehensive work which would illustrate his romantic vision of Native American life before the disastrous impact of European contact. With the enthusiastic support of President Theodore Roosevelt (who wrote the foreword to the present work) and the financial backing of J. Pierpont Morgan (Curtis was introduced to him by Roosevelt), the publishing project finally got under way in 1906. Pierpont Morgan died in 1913 just before the completion of the ninth volume, but his son agreed to continue underwriting the project; between them, they eventually contributed about a third of the $1,500,000 cost. What had originally been projected to take five or six years eventually stretched to twenty-three, finally reaching a conclusion in 1930 but leaving Curtis a broken and bankrupt man. Nonetheless, his grand design was completed, and his work remains as his monument. Cf. Naef & Goldschmidt The Truthful Lens 40; cf. Howes C-965. Photogravure after Edward Curtis, printed by the Suffolk Engraving Company, wove paper (watermarked 'Van Gelder Zonen Made in Holland'). Excellent condition.

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        Happy Tourists Leaving New York Harbor. See America for the Last Time. Why Be Miserable in the United States When a Life Awaits You in Russia. Special Rates to I.W.W.

      ca. 1930s. - Ink and pencil on heavy paper. 28.5 x 22.5 inches. Signed in ink lower left "N. Ding." Marginal tears and soiling; else good [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
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      Garden City: Doubleday Doran and Co., 1930. First edition, first prnt. Inscribed by Kunitz on the front free endpage. "For the Leith-Rosses, with warmest neighborly greetings - Stanley Kunitz Christmas 1940." Gray cloth-covered boards with printed label on spine. Lacks dustjacket. Offsetting on inscribed page, text pages with foxing, beginning toning on spine. Clean, tight copy in Very Good condition. At the time of his inscription, Kunitz lived in Bucks County, PA close-by Artist Harry Leith-Ross (1886-1978) who lived and worked in New Hope, PA.Inscribed and Dated by Author. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Association Copy. Kunitz's first book.The images are of the actual book described and not stock photos.

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