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        Canterbury V British Lions 1930

      1930 - Official souvenir  rugby programme for the game played at Lancaster Park on 7th June 1930. Signed in ink to the front cover by 4 members of the Canterbury team - WC Dalley (Captain), AI Cottrell, GD Innes and JT Burrows. 21.5 x 14cm. 24pp. Small areas of surface paper loss on the back cover where removed from an album. 8cm closed tear across the centre of the back cover repaired skilfully with tape on the inside of the cover. Scores completed in pencil on p21. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Sportspages]
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        Geschichte der Franzosischen Revolution / von Jules Michelet [10 bande in 5]

      Wien : Gutenberg-Verlag Christensen, [ca. 1930], 1930, Hardback, Book Condition: Very Good, 1st Edition in this formVery 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.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 0 pages; 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.

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        Pilgrims of '48, One Man's Part in the Austrian Revolution of 1848 and a Family Migration to America. With a Preface by Josef Redlich, Professor of Comparative Public Law in Harvard University

      New Haven: Yale University Press, 1930. Original cloth, gilt, a very good copy in a well-chipped and repaired dustjacket, now preserved in a modern cloth box The family biography written by Justice Brandeis' sister-in-law ("the best single source for how the Brandeis family lived in America"), presented "To Miss Willa Cather / With the admiration of many years / from / Josephine Goldmark / November 1930

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        Anabasis a poem by St. John Perse

      Faber and Faber, 1930, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good +, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, Signed By T.S. EliotSize: 4to - over 9?" - 12" tall, TEG. Five page preface by T.S. Eliot. Dual language text. Original cellophane dust jacket, slightly chipped, is overall very good. the original slipcase is rubbed and in good+ shape. A few discreet marginal notes defining obscure words on a few pages. The marginalia enhances the flow of the text and are an asset. Gallup A16b, Book

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        The virgin and the gipsy

      Florence: G. Orioli. 1930. "First edition limited to 810 numbered copies, 8vo, pp. 216, [1]; some spotting of the text else fine or better in the jacket and in the publisher's slipcase (paper label on spine a little faded). Roberts A54, noting that the book was written ""during the last months of 1925 after the Lawrences had returned from Europe from the Taos ranch for the last time."" Precedes the English edition by 5 months."

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        HARPER'S BAZAAR US-Edition, 12 Issues: January 1930 - June 1930 and July 1931 - December 1931. Bound in two books!!! American Fashion Journal. RARE!!!

      New York : Harper's Bazaar Inc., 1930 - 1931.. 12 Issues in 2 books. Gr.-8°, Halbleinen. 12 Issues in 2 Books!!! Fine Collection of two half Volumes: 1st Half of 1930 and 2nd Half of 1931. Bound. Including original covers. From library-collection. Book-covers with shelf wear. Pages clean. Good condition! mbx zqx

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        Cimarron

      Garden City: Doubleday, Doran and Company. 1930. First. First edition. Fine in near fine dustwrapper with a small scrape at the top of the front panel. Inscribed by the author in the year of publication: "Inscribed for Alice Fells. Edna Ferber. April 1930." A novel of frontier life in Oklahoma. Wesley Ruggles directed the 1931 film starring Richard Dix and Irene Dunne, in her first major role, as a couple who brave the Oklahoma Land Rush (one of the greatest western scenes ever filmed) and then help settle the territory. It was an early winner of the Academy Award for Best Picture, and screenwriter Howard Estabrook also won an Oscar. A very nice copy, and uncommon signed. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        In Sicily

      London: Faber & Faber Ltd,, 1930. Ocatvo. Original green boards, titles gilt to front. Black and white illustrated half title and colour illustrated plate by Stephen Tennant. Minor rubbing to ends and corners, and extremely slight scuffing to spine, otherwise bright, entirely sound and internally very fresh, an excellent copy. First edition, number 5 of 400 large paper copies printed on English handmade paper, numbered and signed by the author in green ink. Number 27 in the Ariel Poets series, In Sicily contains two illustrations by Stephen Tennant, and a single Sassoon poem in memory of their trip to Sicily: "This valley of rocks and vines and orange-trees, / Half Biblical and half Hesperides". This copy comes from the collection (though without ownership inscription) of Rolf O. Barber, a schoolteacher at Oundle who tutored Sassoon's son George. He developed a friendship with the poet and possessed a number of signed and inscribed Sassoon books.

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        Ash-Wednesday

      New York / London: Fountain Press / Faber & Faber, 1930. Prima ed. di 600 es. numerati e firmati dall'A.. ril tela con scritte in oro al dorso ed al piatto (cloth). Ottimo (Fine). 16mo. Firmato dall'Autore (Signed by the Author). Esemplare Out of series [Galati, 1980]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico MArini]
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        Diary of Frederick Mackenzie, giving a daily narrative of his military service as an officer of the regiment of Royal Welch fusiliers during the years 1775-1781 in Massachusetts, Rhode Island and New York (Complete 2 Volume set)

      Harvard Univ Pr, Cambridge, 1930, Hard, Book Condition: Near Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, 1stSize: 8vo, 2 Volume set. First editions. Published Cambridge: Harvard Univ Pr., 1930. 8vo., vii+311, 313-737, illustrated with plates and maps, some fold-out. Burgundy linen cloth with gilt titles, top edge gilt. Name on pastedowns. A near fine set, clean, crisp, bright, unworn. Scarce.

      [Bookseller: The Wild Muse]
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        Der Prophet Jona nach Luther mit 12 Radierungen von Marcus Behmer.

      Leipzig, Insel-Verlag, 1920 - 1930. - M-Raum 16 x 13,7 cm. Grünes flexibles Originalganzleder mit goldgeprägtem Monogramm (MB) mit einfachem Papier-Schutzumschlag und in O-HalbleinenKassette (17 x 15 cm). Diese mit montiertem TitelSchild und etwas lichtrandig. 3 weiße Bll., 27 (2) Seiten, 3 weiße Blätter. Einwandfrei erhalten. Dekoratives, liebliches Exemplar. Satzanordnung, Titelholzschnitt und Radierungen von M.Behmer. Aus dem Nachwort: ' Im September 1920 sind auf der Handpresse bei Otto v. Holten zu Berlin 300 numerierte Exemplare auf Zanders-Bütten gedruckt worden, davon 250 für den Verkauf. Die Radierungen in den 25 ersten Abzügen von unverstählten Platten. ' Vorliegend ein unnumeriertes, über die Auflage gedrucktes Exemplar der absoluten Vorzugsausgabe. 400

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        Henry Irving

      London: J. M. Dent and Sons Ltd.,, 1930. Octavo. Original dark blue cloth, titles to spine gilt, monogram to upper board in blind, blue top-stain. With the dust jacket. Colour frontispiece, illustrations throughout. Spine a little toned, lightly rubbed and marked at extremities, a little faint spotting to endpapers. An excellent copy in the rubbed, nicked, and partially toned jacket. First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "James J. Eaton, in happy remembrances, Edward Craig, October 1930".

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        Wiener Magazin Konvolut folgender Einzelhefte: 4. Jahrgang Heft 4 April 1930 / 4. Jahrgang Heft 5 Mai 1930 /4. Jahrgang Heft 9 September 1930 / 4. Jahrgang Heft 10 Oktober 1930 / 6. Jahrgang Heft 8 August 1932 /7. Jahrgang Heft 5 Mai 1933 / 7. Jahrgang Heft 9 September 1933 / 8. Jahrgang Heft 6 Juni 1934 / 8. Jahrgang Heft 9 September 1934 / 9. Jahrgang Heft 4 April 1935 / 9. Jahrgang Heft 5 Mai 1935 / 9. Jahrgang Heft 6 Juni 1935 / 9. Jahrgang Heft 7 Juli 1935 /9. Jahrgang Heft 8 August 1935 / 9. Jahrgang Heft 9 September 1935 / 10. Jahrgang Heft 5 Mai 1936 / 10. Jahrgang Heft 6 Juni 1936 / 10. Jahrgang Heft 10 Oktober 1936 / 11. Jahrgang Heft 4 April 1937 / 11. Jahrgang Heft 6 Juni 1937 / 11. Jahrgang Heft 8 August 1937 / 11. Jahrgang Hef

      Verlag Alexander 1930-1938, Wien - 26 original Broschuren, gr.-8°, Zustand: gut, wobei jedoch oft der Broschurrücken berieben ist, innen immer guter- sehr guter Zustand 1-2 Kreuzworträtsel ausgefüllt, nur zusammen de 9000 Buch

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        Two Barn Owls on a Pine Branch

      n.p., [c. 1930] - Nixon was a talented British animal illustrator noted for an orientalist approach and sharp clarity to the subject, reminiscent of Japanese woodblock prints. She lived in India for 25 years, where she illustrated for The Time of India Press, designed 30 nature posters for the Indian State Railways, painted horse portraits and a mural of wild ducks for the Bombay Natural History Museum. After returning to England, she wrote and illustrated numerous children's animal stories and painted animal portraits. She was the recipient of many awards and medals and made an 'academic of Italy with Gold Medal' in 1980. Image 10-1/2 x 12-3/4 inches. Watercolor and pencil heightened with white, signed "K. Nixon". Matted and framed. Matted and framed

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        Bunny and Brownie: The Adventures of George and Wiggle

      A. & C. Black, London, 1930, Hard Cover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, First Edition, Illustrated By: Outhwaite, I.R.Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall, Rare. Medium quarto, approx. 10 inches (270mm) 100pp + adds, 8 colour & 8 b/w plates + numerous text illustrations.. Quarter cloth and marbled boards (more or less evenly rubbed on edges) with illustrated titling label (somewhat faded and chipped on edges) showing two fairies and a pixie in bath tub. Gilt lettering on blue cloth on spine is faded but legible, cloth is discoloured on oplaces. Decorated boards and endpapers. The book is tight and clean, with barely visible remnants of what was a small inscription on ffep. Virtually all pages are copiously sprinkled with small foxing marks. Ida Rentoul Outhwaite (* 1888 Melbourne, + 1960) was the first Australian children's illustrator to achieve world fame. Ida's husband Arthur Grenbry Outhwaite, a barrister, successfully managed his wife's business affairs. After an exhibition in England, A & C Black published 6 of her books between 1921 and 1934, all lavish luxury editions, this being the 5th of them. We promptly respond to requests for more detailed description, scanned images, synopsis, and other available information.

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        Haveth childers everywhere

      Paris/ New York: Henry Babou and Jack Kahane - The Fountain Press, 1930. Prima ed. di 100+500+X+LXXV es. numerati. br, sovrac acetato. Molto buono (Very Good). 8vo. Fragment from work in progress One of the 500 copies (n. 341) on hand-made pure linen vidalon royal (specially manufactured for this edition). Composed by hand in freshly cast elzévir corps Leggere crepe e piccole mancanze al dorso; un ex-libri applicato alla prima pag bianca. Interno ottimo (Spine cracking) [Slocum and Cahoon, 1953: A41]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico MArini]
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        Baubeschreibung des Messerschmitt-Sport- und Reiseflugzeuges BFW M 23 c... für den Internationalen Rundflug 1930.

      (Augsburg, 1930).. 8°. (1) 18 Blätter. Mit 2 mitpaginierten Plänen in Blaupause und 6 montierten postkartengroßen Original-Photographien. Original-Karton-Schnellhefter.. Der Text wurde hektographiert. Die Photographien zeigen hauptsächlich das Flugzeug von außen. - Klammern leicht rostig. Einband etwas berieben. - Beiliegend: 1 Original-Photographie. - Sehr selten.

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        Youthful Black and White Vintage Photograph Signed

      Sinclair, Upton. Youthful Black and White Vintage Photograph Signed ("Upton Sinclair") 8" x 10" on original mount of photographer E. Willard Spurr 165 N. Madison Ave. Pasadena, Cal. Signed and inscribed to author/newspaperman Harold D. Carew, n.d., but ca. 1930 (old stains right side of mount, most would mat out). Very good.Carew (1890-1943) was a literary editor, Pasadena Star-News, from 1923, and author of a 3 volume "History of Pasadena and the San Gabriel Valley" (1930).Upton Sinclair (1878-1968) was an American writer. He was best known for the Jungle, his 1906 novel exposing the horrors of the U.S. meat packing industry. His other novels include "The Brass Check" (1908), "King Coal" (1917) and "Oil!" (1927). In the 1940s he wrote an 11-volume series about contemporary American character Lanny Budd, who travels through time and meets historical figures; "Dragon's Teeth" (1942), in which Budd meets Hitler, won the 1943 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. Eight of Sinclair's books have been adapted for film and TV, including There Will be Blood (2007), based on "Oil!" and starring Daniel Day-Lewis, who won the Academy Award for Best Actor for his performance as Daniel Plainview.

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        The Canterbury Tales of Geoffrey Chaucer Together with a Version in Modern English Verse By William Van Wyck (2 volumes)

      New York: Covici-Friede, 1930. Signed Limited First Edition. Three Quarters Leather. Fine. Kent, Rockwell. Elephant Folio - over 15. Book. No. 155 of 999 limited edition, signed by Rockwell Kent. Gorgeous 3/4 red morocco over crimsonish boards, with five raised bands on spine, narrow gilt rinceaux bands along borders of leather, marbled decorated endpapers. On spine, two panels, ones with title and other with volume number, with black background. Bindings tight, and heavy stock paper in perfect condition throughout. A perfect copy in around. Photos available if serious interest.

      [Bookseller: White Fox Rare Books and Antiques ]
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        NO TROUBLE

      Deya, Majorca: The Seizin Press, 1930. First Edition. Hardcover. Some rubbing to the gold on the covers, as usual. A scarce book in any condition, this is just about Fine. Tall thin quarto (8-1/4" x 11-1/2") bound with a white cloth gilt-stamped spine and boards decorated in red and brown on gold by Len Lye, issued as Seizen 4. [vi], 27 pages. Copy #156 of 200 hand-set and hand-printed on hand-made paper and SIGNED by the author and artist on the limitation page. Len Lye was a New Zealand-born artist known primarily for his experimental films and kinetic sculpture in addition to his writings and work with the Seizin Press. He was friends to Dylan Thomas, Laura Riding, and Robert Graves.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        Ten Poems More

      Paris: Hours Press,, 1930. Tall quarto. Original calf-backed photographic boards, titles to spine gilt. With bookseller's ticket to front pastedown. Spine slightly sunned, spine ends and edges of boards lightly rubbed, a few small scuff marks to covers. An excellent copy. Signed limited edition, number 149 of 200 copies signed by the author, set by hand and privately printed on hand-press. Cover art by New Zealand-born artist Len Lye.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        MAX WEBER. Signed

      New York: Downtown Gallery, 1930 Sm 4to., minor wear to spine tips. [6 3/4" x 10"] bound in brown paper covered boards. Quarter modern brown calf spine with title in gilt. Illustrated with numerous black & white plates. One of a limited edition of only 250 numbered copies. This one inscribed by Weber to one of the collectors whose work appears in the catalogue; 45 pages of English text by Holger Cahill. Includes 32 reproductions of Weber 's work from oil, drawings, lithographs, & one page of five of his sculptures. Tissue guards present. Catalogue of 38 lithographs at the back. A nice production with typography by S. A. Jacobs, presswork by Stratford Press, & reproductions by Meride n Gravure Co.. Signed by Author. 1st Edition.

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        Ten Poems More

      France: Hours Press, 1930. First Edition.Photographic Cover by Len Lye : 200 copies of the book set by hand and privately printed on hand-press signed by author No. 186. Leather spine, gilt title to spine. 17pp text fine, binding firm.. Signed by Author. Limited Edition. Hardback. Near Fine/No Jacket. Private Press.

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        Jules Cheret

      Paris, Maurice Le Garrec 1930 - Livre épuisé 32 x 23,3 cm, demi chagrin noir à coins, dos à nerfs tête dorée, couv. et dos cons. (G. Desbled, successeur de Pierson), 133 pp. Exemplaire provenant de la bibliothèque de Jules Cheret tel qu'en témoigne l’envoi autographe de l'auteur: "Pour mes amis Cheret, ce livre que j'ai eu tant de joie à écrire et qui acquitte un peu la dette de ma gratitude et de mon affection de toujours. Camille Mauclair 1930". Peut-on espérer meilleure provenance ? Condition : Edition originale de cette monographie illustrée. L'un des 130 exemplaires de tête comprenant une lithographie originale de J. Cheret en frontispice. Quelques frottements, coins émoussés, très rares piqûres. 90g. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Faustroll]
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        Social Kunst. Nrn. 1-9 in 9 H.

      1930-32, Kopenhagen 1930 - Mit zahlr. tls. ganzseit. Abb. In keiner dt. Kunstbibliothek nachweisbar (nicht bei Prause). Ð VollstŠndige Reihe dieser sozial-revolutionŠren Kunstzeitschrift. Jedes Heft ist entweder einem KŸnstler gewidmet Ð G. Grosz, K. Kollwitz, A. Hansen Ð oder befa§t sich mit einem abgegrenzten Thema wie: Fotomontage, ÈU.S.A. i TegningÇ u. ÈTegnekunsten in SovjetunionenÇ

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        Charlie Chan Carries On

      Indianapolis, The Bobbs-Merrill Company. 1930., 1930. FIRST EDITION. 8vo., pp. 334. Publisher's yellow cloth, blue titles. Very light spotting to edges and a few leaves, Near fine. In bright, very good dustwrapper with light rubbing to spine, minor creasing. A Charlie Chan Mystery. Howard Haycraft; Murder For Pleasure. Eric Quayle; Detective Fiction

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        The Theory of Interest. As Determined by Impatience to Spend Income, and Opportunity to Invest It

      New York: The Macmillian Company 1930, 1st Edition. () xxvii, (4), 566pp. Very good. Octavo. Original dark navy blue boards with gilt lettering on spine. Embossed title on front cover. Dustsoiling to head foredge. Printed errata slip tipped in at page VII. Fourteen tables in text; seventeen tables in appendices; fifty-eight charts in text, including three fold-out. An old crease on title page. Textblock is clean. Inscribed on front free endpaper " to Sir Sidney J. Chapman with compliments of Irving Fisher", dated April 1930. Sir Sydney John Chapman (1871-1951) was an economist and civil servant. Chapman became Dean of the newly formed Commerce and Administration Faculty at Owens College, soon to be Victoria University of Manchester, in the winter of 1903-1904. His recruitment process was unique in that he brought in part-time local professionals to teach the commercial curriculum, reserving full-time employ for promising young economists. This effectively provided employment for a new generation of economists. In 1915 he was asked by the Board of Trade to help identify ways that production in the wartime industrial sector could be more efficient. He left the University to join the civil service full-time in 1918, and a year later was appointed Joint Permanent Secretary of the Board of Trade. He became full Permanent Secretary in 1920 and remained in the position for seven years. Perhaps his crowning achievement was in 1927 when he was appointed Chief Economic Advisor to the UK government for the following five years. At the end of his term, he mostly held nominal roles in administrative work until his retirement in the early 1940s. A terrific copy that will make a notable addition to a Fisher, or Chapman, collection..

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        Vile Bodies

      Jonathan Cape / Harrison Smith, New York 1930 - A sound copy with bumps/wear to top corners, minor shelfwear; faint foxing to green cloth spine, very light soiling to back decorative cover, text clean and unmarked. Jacket shows edgewear, moderate soiling, bright and colorful, not price clipped. Yellow endpapers match boards. Back of jacket lists to "The Winter Alone", rear flap describes "Orderly", by M.R. Werner. Rare title in jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Trumpet in the Dust.

      New York: Horace Liveright Inc., 1930 - Octavo. Original black cloth, titles and decoration to upper board and spine in gold and silver, top edge stained green. A few short tears to the top edge of several leaves, topstain faded and marked, lettering rubbed and dull. A decent copy. First edition, first printing. With the author's fine signed presentation inscription to the front free endpaper, "For Ring Lardner what a sap I'd be to try to tell you what I think of you and your work - you know . Gene Fowler April 3, 1930". A major association. Fowler met Lardner when the two men joined Damon Runyon as writers on Hearst's paper The American. They both went to Hollywood and wrote numerous screenplays. Lardner would eventually be named by HUAC as one of the Hollywood Ten and was effectively blacklisted. Trumpet in the Dust is the quasi autobiographical story of a newspaperman named Gordon Dole. It charts his life from his birth through his first attempts to become a published writer through to his inevitable demise. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        HAND-PAINTED TOTEM POLE BOOK ENDS

      [ca 1930]., 1930. A pair of hand-painted totem pole book ends. Book ends are each six inches tall and weight approximately eight pounds and twelve ounces for the pair. They are colorful and depict a long-nose crow sitting atop what appears to be a rabbit. We guesstimate they were produced around 1930. A fine and substantial pair.

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        Watch Your Margin: An Insider Looks at Wall Street

      New York: Horace Liveright. 1930. First. First edition. Introduction by W.E. Woodward. A tiny owner's stamp on the front fly, else fine in a modestly rubbed, near fine dustwrapper with tiny nicks and tears, and jacket art by Sugar. Epistolary and practical advice on the stock market, delivered in a series of letters between an uncle and nephew. Very scarce in jacket. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Two Barn Owls on a Pine Branch

      n.p., [c. 1930]. Image 10-1/2 x 12-3/4 inches. Watercolor and pencil heightened with white, signed "K. Nixon". Matted and framed. Matted and framed . Nixon was a talented British animal illustrator noted for an orientalist approach and sharp clarity to the subject, reminiscent of Japanese woodblock prints. She lived in India for 25 years, where she illustrated for The Time of India Press, designed 30 nature posters for the Indian State Railways, painted horse portraits and a mural of wild ducks for the Bombay Natural History Museum. After returning to England, she wrote and illustrated numerous children's animal stories and painted animal portraits. She was the recipient of many awards and medals and made an 'academic of Italy with Gold Medal' in 1980.

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        Japanese Street Vendor Carrying Her Child

      n.p., ca. 1930. Pen and ink, tempera and watercolor on paper, signed "K. Blackmore" lower right. Image 11 3/4 x 8 inches, archivally matted to 19 1/2 x 15 inches overall. Fine condition. With a portion of the original backing bearing the artist's name and address (probably in her handwriting) on the verso of the mat . An exquisite and highly decorative sudy of a kimono-clad woman against a black india ink background. Katie Blackmore, R.B.A., (fl. 1920-1950) was noted for the delicacy of her detail as well as her keen sense of design, and both are amply displayed in this lovely drawing

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        Autograph Letter Signed

      TUJUNGA, California 1930 - ("J.M. Barrie") in black ink on his Adelphi Terrace House, Strand, W. C. 2 [London] letterhead, December 1, 1930. Overall size 9" x 5 1/4". 1 page (recto only) inlaid to a slightly large sheet. Very good. "In answer to your letter I enclose - purpose giving tomorrow night at the Guils Hall about the Children's Hospital. Yours sincerely. A. C. Grey by Press Associations." Letter answering an inquiry about a children's hospital, probably The Great Ormond Street, Hospital, to which he gave copyright of "Peter Pan" in 1929. Barrie (1860-1937), born May 9, 1860, Kirriemuir, Angus, Scotland; died June 19, 1937, London, England; Scottish author, creator of Peter Pan." [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Castillos en Castilla. Estampas comentadas que ha reunido y publica Prólogo de D. Félix de Llanos y Torriglia. Dibujos originales de D. Casto de la Mora.

      - M., Fototipias de Hauser y Menet, 1930, 35,5 x 26 cm., sobria encuadernación firmada por Galván en hol. piel chagrín con puntas, conserva cubiertas originales, 4 h. + XL págs. con ilustraciones intercaladas + 202 págs. + 1 h. + 46 láminas + 8 mapas. (Una de las láminas y un mapa, plegados. Primera edición. Tirada de 500 ejemplares). CASTILLA

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        A Roving Commission

      Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1930 - This is Churchill's extremely popular autobiography, covering the years from his birth in 1874 to his first few years in Parliament. Published in England as My Early Life, this is one of the few Churchill first editions for which the U.S. edition bears a different title than the British. Jacketed copies are extremely scarce. Even decent unjacketed copies are unusual. The red-orange cloth binding proved highly susceptible to fading and soiling and the fragile dust jacket proved highly vulnerable to wear and severe fading of the orange color, particularly on the jacket spine. Here is a first edition, first printing in the first printing dust jacket. Condition is very good minus in a fair jacket. The red-orange binding remains clean and square with sharp corners. The vivid color remains unfaded apart from a small strip at the spine head and 1.75 inch portion of the lower spine corresponding to dust jacket losses. While these two instances of sunning prevent this copy from being fine, they do confirm that this book has spent its life with this jacket. The contents are clean with no spotting. The Scribner's "A" on the copyright page confirms a first edition, first printing. The sole previous ownership mark is a lovely inked gift inscription on the ffep from the year of publication: "Dec 13th. 1930. Washington D.C." The rear ffep and pastedown bear 8 small spots of glue residue and remnant print where it appears that a clipped newsprint article may have been previously affixed. The dust jacket is unclipped, still bearing the $3.50 price and the front face remains notably bright, but the jacket does show significant wear and losses, as well as the usual toning of the spine. There is an irregular 1.75 inch loss at the base of the spine, minor losses at the spine head, and chipping to both edges of the rear face as well as the front hinge. Old cello tape reinforcement that we have not attempted to remove was applied to the entire top and bottom edges. The dust jacket is protected in a removable, archival quality clear cover. Bibliographic reference: Cohen A91.2.a, Woods/ICS A37(b.1), Langworth p. 134. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        L'ARTE, rivista bimestrale di storia dell'arte medievale e moderna (seconda serie 1930-1936), Torino, Ajani e Canale, 1930

      - Questa seconda serie prosegue l'attivit? della precedente con testata simile la cui prima serie era cessata nel dicembre 1929 - La stampa e la direzione vengono spostate a Torino. Questa viene firmata da ADOLFO E LIONELLO VENTURI come direttori e da ANNA MARIA BRIZIO redattrice. Sempre assai autorevole la schiera degli importanti critici collaboratori e notevole la documentazione fotografica, con molte tavole fuori testo (pitture, sculture, arredi, costruzioni ecc.) Formato 20,5 x 28 . Elegante rilegatura mezza pergamena con angoli. Un volume per annata (con preziosi indici) Viene proseguita la numerazione per anno della prima serie.(1898-1929) ANNO XXXIII 1930 pp. 606 ANNO XXXIV 1931 pp. 550 ANNO XXXV 1932 pp. 524 ANNO XXXVI 1933 pp. 520 ANNO XXXVII 1934 pp. 526 Cambia la tipografia che ora è Industrie grafiche Stucchi di Milano. Anna Maria Brizio si firma ora come redattrice responsabile. ANNO XXXVIII 1935 pp. 521 ANNO XXXIX 1936 pp. 286 (il volume si conclude con il fasc. di ottobre 1936 che risulta l'ultimo pubblicato nel 1936) Questa importante e rara seconda serie di SETTE ANNATE viene offerta a

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        The Theory of Interest. As Determined by Impatience to Spend Income, and Opportunity to Invest It

      New York: The Macmillian Company 1930, 1st Edition. () xxvii, (4), 566pp. Very good. Octavo. Original dark navy blue boards with gilt lettering on spine. Embossed title on front cover. Printed errata slip tipped in at page VII. Fourteen tables in text; seventeen tables in appendices; fifty-eight charts in text, including three fold-out. Textblock is clean. Inscribed on the front free endpaper "To Mr. Oswald T. Falk with compliments Irving Fisher", dated March 1930. Oswald Toynbee Falk (1879-1972) was a stockbroker and economist, known to his friends as "Foxy". After graduation, he went into the actuarial profession, becoming a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries, but only remained until 1914. He then became a member of the London stock exchange, becoming a junior partner in a prominent stockbrokers, Buckmaster & Moore, by 1918. In 1917, he had been asked by J.M Keynes to join his division of the Treasury. In 1919, he joined the Treasury, and Keynes, at the Paris Peace Conference. He was created a Commander of the British Empire in 1920. Around this time, he became a senior partner at Buckmasters, and became known for his style of financial advising, which he called "active investment". He achieved massive gains, but also extremely heavy losses, even personally having to sell his country home. In February of 1932 he resigned from Buckmasters to create O.T. Falk & Partners. Falk's relationship with Keynes grew especially close, and he acted as Keynes broker and co-theorizer. The worked together on the Boards of numerous businesses, such as the National Mutual Life Assurance Society. In 1930, the friendship was dampened by a difference of opinion regarding British Industry versus American Industry. However, Falk was still the instigator of many of Keynes theories, and a fixed respect endured. Previously a part of the Gerald M. Meier library, the Konosuke Matsushita Professor of International Economics and Policy Analysis, Emeritus, at Stanford Graduate School of Business. A fantastic copy with an impressive association!.

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        The Gentleman in the Parlour

      London: William Heinemann. (1930). First. Uncorrected proof. Unprinted wrappers with author and title supplied in ink. Slight soiling, corners of wrappers and pages a little worn, very good. An account of Maugham's travels through the Orient, from Rangoon to Haiphong. Scarce in this format. .

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        THE GENTLEMAN IN THE PARLOUR. A record of a journey from Rangoon to Haiphong

      William Heinemann Ltd. London. 1930. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. Very good copy in recent leather binding of half black morocco, spine with five raised bands, ruled, lettered and decorated in gilt. Black cloth on boards. Top edge gilt. Very light spotting to title and half title pages but overall a bright clean copy.

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