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        The Art of Speculation

      BARRON'S, NEW YORK 1930 - 1930 Revised edition. Faded gilt lettering on front cover and spine. Light marking to front cover and spine. Black and white frontispiece. All edges and pages browning. "The speculator's judgment must be trained to understand the multitudinous facts of finance." DATE PUBLISHED: 1930 EDITION: 364 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Princeton Antiques Bookshop]
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        Schwarzes Revier

      S. Fischer Verlag 1930 - Berlin: S. Fischer Verlag, 1930. (8 1/2 x 5 7/8 in., 21.5 x 14.8 cm). 149pp. [1], map. First edition. Original red cloth-wrapped boards with titles stamped in black (spine a bit dulled, else a crisp clean copy). Lacking the original dust jacket. Contains 127 black and white reproductions of photographs. Upon request, a carefully produced facsimile dust jacket will be provided to the purchaser. Please see images. [Reference: Roth, ed., "The Open Book", pp. 96-97; Auer, "802 photo books", p. 162.] Scarce, and especially so in such nice condition. Lacking the original dust jacket. Inquiries welcomed. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: William Gregory, Bookseller]
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        Labels. A Mediterranean Journal

      London: Duckworth,, 1930. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. Spine slightly rolled faded, with small discolouration to the ends, nicks to the tips, partial tanning to endpapers. A very good copy in the lightly rubbed, spine-tanned and mildly spotted jacket. First edition, first impression, without the book society label to the jacket, which may be an indication of an earlier state.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The John Groth Collection

      (circa 1930-1980). A voluminous collection of over 700 original artworks; sketchbooks and working dummies; about 350 black & white photographs and 1500 color slides; books, correspondence, and ephemera; by American artist John August Groth. Known for his depictions of the downtrodden of the 1930s, of combat, and of animals in motion, Groth won an international reputation as an artist-correspondent during World War II, the Korean and Vietnam wars, and other major conflicts, drawing battlefield scenes from sketches and photographs made on site. Among the artworks are about 200 of Groth's early original prints and drawings; and over 60 watercolor paintings and 450 pen & ink drawings from throughout his career (in sepia and black and white, including many with color highlights). Most are medium to large scale works (measuring between 10" x 12" and 22" x 28"). Also included are eight color paintings, two of which (measuring 30" x 40") were painted for his celebrated 1969 illustrated edition of All Quiet on the Western Front. The artworks consist of signed finished works and sketches, and variant versions of works, several sheets of which have drawings on both sides. They are housed in the original cardboard boxes used by the University of Texas to ship them to Groth in New York City, and the nearly 200 works for All Quiet on the Western Front are housed in professionally made drop-spine cloth portfolio boxes.An adventurous traveler throughout his life, Groth was the first American war correspondent to enter Paris in 1944 at the liberation, to interview Picasso, and to enter Berlin (against orders) from behind Russian lines. Ernest Hemingway, who traveled with Groth in France and Germany during the last year of World War II, (and wrote the introduction to Groth's wartime book Studio: Europe), said of his drawings: "... if John would have made them from any closer up front he would have had to have sat in the Krauts' laps." The collection is comprehensive in scope, bringing together many of Groth's prints and drawings from the 1930s-1940s, and six later collections of artworks and sketches made for illustrated books, including All Quiet on the Western Front, and Mark Twain's The War Prayer and Pudd'nhead Wilson. These and other collections of original artworks are supplemented with travel diary sketchbooks; annotated working dummies (with original pen & ink and watercolor sketches) and publisher's layouts; clippings, correspondence and ephemera; and a trove of photographs and slides spanning his entire career.Born in Chicago in 1908, Groth studied with Todros Geller and George Grosz at the Art Institute of Chicago. Working as a WPA artist, he was discovered by Arnold Gingrich, founding editor of Esquire magazine, who made him the magazine's art director. Groth held that position for the next four years (1933-36), until leaving for New York City. During the 1930s he made drawings and prints of the ragged and poor of Chicago and New York City, and traveled to Mexico, Russia, and Pamplona, Spain (for the running of the bulls), sketching pictures of peasants, soldiers, and bulls. The collection contains 200 original artworks from this period, consisting of about 100 prints (etchings, drypoints, aquatint engravings, and lithographs), about 100 pen & ink drawings, and six medium scale color paintings. Many of these works were exhibited and published in Esquire in several series of portfolios. During the 1940's he continued to publish drawings for Esquire and other magazines, including two series of cartoons in The New Yorker, and several anti-Nazi and anti-Axis cartoons, before leaving for Europe to cover the war for the Chicago Sun and Parade magazine.From the beginning, Groth gravitated toward depictions of men and animals in motion, a style he called "speed line" in which he made gestural line renderings based on on-site sketches and photographs, and fleshed out the form with freely brushed watercolors. After the war he continued to travel widely (Mexico, Japan, and throughout Asia and Africa), publishing his travel diaries and accompanying artworks, and maintaining his reputation as one of America's best illustrators of books and magazines.All Quiet on the Western Front, considered his best illustrated book, was commissioned by the Limited Editions Club in the late 1960s and designed by Joseph Blumenthal at the Spiral Press. The artwork includes over 100 large pen & ink drawings and 24 large watercolor paintings (all measuring about 22" x 28"). Also included are about 50 smaller pen & ink drawings, Groth's working dummy (illustrated with original watercolor sketches), and two large color paintings (each measuring 30" x 40"). Other important artwork collections from this period include Mark Twain's The War Prayer: consisting of nearly 90 pen and ink drawings in sepia and black and white (most measuring from 14" x 19" to 22" x 30"), and Pudd'nhead Wilson: consisting of nine large watercolor paintings, and nearly 100 sepia/pen and ink drawings (ranging from 10" x 10" to 22" x 28"). Other highlights from the original artworks include five travel diary art sketchbooks kept by Groth during his trip through Mexico in the 1940s, about 40 proof aquatint engravings (18" x 23") of The Lipizzaner Stallions of the Spanish Riding School (1960), and two other large portfolios of original drawings for Anna Sewell's Black Beauty (1962), and Alice Hopf's Biography of an American Reindeer (1976).The large collection of nearly 340 photographs contains several images of Groth as a young man working at Esquire magazine, as a war correspondent, and at work with brush in hand throughout his life, both in the studio and sketching outside. Highlights include nearly 30 photographs taken in Germany and France during World War II (including two taken by Robert Capa of Groth sketching Hemingway), and several other photographs of Groth traveling on assignment in Europe, the United States, Asia, and Afghanistan. Among Groth's personal photographs are several of him with women from throughout his life (including women he met in Paris), one photograph of Groth with actress Jayne Mansfield, and several of him with fellow artists and friends, and teaching students in various sketching classes. The bulk of the collection of color slides (about 1500), were taken by Groth while on assignment in Africa: these include the Congo (taken during the Congo Crisis), Libya and Ethiopia (most of which were taken in the capital cities of Tripoli and Addis Ababa), Nigeria, and Kenya (including several images of the Maasai). Several others were taken in Europe, the Arctic, and the southwest United States.Among the ephemera and correspondence are World War II letters from the U.S. Army Supreme Headquarters notifying Groth of his suspension as war correspondent due to his unauthorized entry into Berlin (including his letter of rebuttal), and U.S. General Courtney Hodges's 1947 letter awarding Groth a certificate of appreciation for his "magnificent accomplishment of reporting throughout the war." Also included are several letters he received from Japanese citizens whom he helped after the war, a 1945 phonograph recording of an interview his gave about his book Studio: Europe, his dog tags, two bronze medallions, and about one Banker's box of magazines and newspaper clippings featuring his published articles and artwork, and articles about his assignments and artwork.Highlights from among the printed books include over 10 with notable inscriptions to Groth. These include three books inscribed by the great World War II cartoonist Dave Breger (one of which reads: "To John -- My pal, teacher, and disciple -- may you not think this book too corny -- Dave 1944"), and Leicester Hemingway's My Brother, Ernest Hemingway: "This book is for John Groth, who did so bloody much to make the whole book possible -- including an introduction to the editor, much information, and plenty of real give-a-damn care. - John, you are a marvel, Les Hemingway."A comprehensive and compelling collection, containing many of Groth's best finished works and working sketches that illuminate his versatile and striking artistic style, along with many archival materials and ephemera spanning his entire career.A detailed inventory of the collection is available. .

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        Elson-Gray Basic Readers. Pre-Primer [Dick and Jane].

      The Philippine Islands: Scott, Foresman, and Company, 1930 - Octavo, pp. 40. Original black cloth-backed printed wrappers, covers printed in black, green and orange. Modern green full morocco slipcase and cloth chemise. Fine condition. 39 colour illustrations in the text. First edition of the first of the famous Elson-Gray Basic Readers, a pre-primer that introduces the three main characters (Dick, Jane, and Baby), followed by nine short stories, using a 68-word vocabulary. As the copyright explains, the booklet contains material first used in The Elson Pupil's Hand Chart, originally copyrighted in 1921. Copies of the original 1930 series of Elson-Gray Basic Readers are now rare. [Attributes: First Edition]

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      Scott, Foresman, and Company,, The Philippine Islands 1930 - From TBCL's Children's Bookcase. Elson, William H., & William S. Gray. ELSON-GRAY BASIC READER. PRE-PRIMER [Dick and Jane]. The Philippine Islands: Scott, Foresman, and Company, 1930. "Dick. See Dick. See Dick Run" Sm. 8vo, 40pp. 39 in-text colour illustrations. True First Edition with "Property of the state of Texas" imprint on both the front & back inside covers. Publisher's black cloth-backed printed wrappers printed in black, green & orange. A very good example showing moderate use. In this first printing, SALLY was stilled called BABY [unnamed to this point] & SPOT the dog was still a TERRIER. In later editions he became a COCKER SPANIEL. PUFF the cat was still called, LITTLE MEW, as of this first printing [she was PUFF in later editions]. The very first of the famous Elson-Gray Basic Readers, introducing Dick, Jane, & Baby followed by nine short stories, using a 68-word vocabulary - the birth of the original Dick & Jane series. Rarely encountered. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        Aircraft Markings.

      N.p. (1930) - (28)ff. An informative watercolor manuscript describing the wing and rudder markings of aircraft from the United States, Latin America, Asia, and Europe. Most of the markings date from around the end of World War I, charting the rise of military aviation. The wing marking included under the description "U.S.A. Navy" is the first National Aircraft Insignia for Naval aircraft, which was only used from 1917 to 1918. The symbol was then changed to resemble the markings of the other Allied Powers and to distinguish itself from the enemy. Interestingly, no markings are included from countries within the Central Powers. The illustrations and miniscule text have been executed with military-like precision. A fascinating view into the history of aviation, bound in full vellum. Front endpaper is detatched and cover shows slight soiling; else near fine. (3 by 2 1/4; 76x57mm).

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        The Secret of the Old Clock

      Grosset & Dunlap 1930 - A near fine first edition in a very good professionally restored dust jacket. Farah 1930A-1. Only three titles listed on front flap, which is the key issue point for the first printing. All later printings had four or more books listed. Housed in a custom-made collector's slipcase. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bookbid]
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        [Design drawing]: Proposed Treatment of Saloon Bar. The Margate Estates Ltd

      London: Liberty & Co.. (no date - circa 1930). A beautifully accomplished large hand-drawn rendering of a Tudor-esque club or barroom, prepared by Liberty & Co., Regent St. W., but otherwise unsigned. Pencil and watercolor. Image matted to approximately 22" x 14", in original matte, identifying the drawing, the matte is a little foxed, but very good, and later double matted and framed. Transportation at cost. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        la voie royale

      Paris, Bernard Grasset 1930 - Livre d'occasion 19,2 x 12,5 cm, demi-maroquin vert à coins, dos à nerfs, tête dorée, couvertures et dos cons. (F. Tuefferd), 269 pp., 2 ff. n. ch. En partie autobiographique, La Voie royale, assez proche des Conquérants, raconte l'exploration par un jeune aventurier français de la forêt vierge du Siam ; l'analyse de ses aspirations et la description de ses aventures recoupent celles de l'expédition de Malraux lui-même en pays Khmer. Condition : Edition originale. L'un des 170 ex. num. imprimés sur vélin pur fil Lafuma (après 52 ex. sur Madagascar). Exemplaire orné de deux dessins à l'encre et d'un envoi autographe signé de l'auteur. 500g. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        El cementerio marino

      Agrupación de Amigos del Libro de Arte - Paris 1930 - Traducción de Jorge Guillen. Ilustraciones dentro y fuera de texto de Gino Severini. Impreso a dos tintas. Justificación de la tirada: La tirada de esta edición, terminada el treinta y uno de Diciembre de Mil novecientos treinta por las prensas de Léon Pichon ha sido ejecutada especialmente para la Agrupación de Amigos del Libro de Arte y limitada a 300 ejemplares numerados, todos en papel de Arches en forma. Ejemplar N 288; impreso para Juan Carlos Rodríguez. Encuadernación rústica de editor; dentro de una carpeta en 1⁄2 tela. Sin paginar. 34x26,5 cm. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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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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      London: Methuen & Co. Ltd.,. [1930]. Octavo, pp. [i-iv] v-xi [xii] 1-355 [356: printer's imprint] + 8-page publisher's catalogue dated "630" at bottom of page 8 inserted at rear,. original dark blue cloth, front panel stamped in blind, spine panel stamped in gold.. A fine, bright copy in near fine, bright yellow-orange printed dust. jacket with light shelf wear at upper spine end and a circular closed. tear at center of spine panel repaired internally with tape which is. no longer present but which has left tape stains on the inner surface. and mild discoloration on the outer surface. Still a very nice above. average copy of an influential book which is quite scarce in jacket.. (#134275). First edition, first impression. Variant with 8-page publisher's catalogue dated "630" inserted at rear. Published 23 October 1930. 2036 copies printed. The author's first novel, "one of the most remarkable imaginative works in the field of futuristic fiction: an account of human development during the next hundreds of millions of years." - Clarke, Tale of the Future (1978), p. 58. "On his own terms, Stapledon is unequaled, and he certainly has been one of the major influences on contemporary science fiction." - Survey of Science Fiction Literature III, pp. 1140-43. "LAST AND FIRST MEN and STAR MAKER soar far beyond the accepted limits of science fiction... Stapledon is the great classical example, the cold pitch of perfection as he turns scientific concepts into vast ontological epic prose poems, the ultimate SF writer." - Aldiss, Trillion Year Spree: The History of Science Fiction, p. 198. Stapledon's "influence, both direct and indirect, on the development of many concepts which now permeate genre SF is probably second only to that of H. G. Wells." - Clute and Nicholls (eds), The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction (1993), pp. 1151- 53. Aldiss, Trillion Year Spree: The History of Science Fiction, p. 198. Anatomy of Wonder (1976) 3- 56; (1981) 2-98; (1987) 2-109; (1995) 2-119; and (2004) II-1069. Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Early Years 2086. Clareson, Science Fiction in America, 1870s-1930s 718. Clarke, Tale of the Future (1978), p. 58. Clute and Nicholls (eds), The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction (1993), pp. 1151- 52. Gerber, Utopian Fantasy (1973), p. 151. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, pp. 204-05. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 190. Stableford, Scientific Romance in Britain 1890-1950, pp. 200-03. Survey of Science Fiction Literature III, pp. 1140-43. In 333. Bleiler (1978), p. 185. Reginald 13553. Satty and Smith A3.1.1.

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        Hector; la novela de ambiente Mexico

      the author, Marpha, TX 1930 - 377p., first edition, original wrappers rebound in waterstained boards, some loss of sizing and mildew stain, textblock also slightly affected. No mustiness. (Original cover illustration is bound in, green and red on coated white paper, in which the title lettering drips like blood onto roses growing in a cactus wilderness.) Gram is the pseudonym of David G. Ramirez, a Mexican priest who lived in San Antonio during the Cristero War for a decade starting around 1925. One of the rarest titles in Mexican American literature because of the imprint. We would not be surprised if the imprint were faked, and the book was actually published in northern Mexico, unlike subsequent editions [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bolerium Books Inc.]
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      Charles Scribner's Sons, 1930., 1930. First edition. Illustrated by Miguel Covarrubias. A fine contemporary presentation copy inscribed from the author to Lillian Hellman, "For Lillian Hellman, with gratitude and affection. Ever, Corey Ford, Oct. 1930." Cloth lightly rubbed at head of spine and bottom edge of rear cover, else a near fine copy in a splendid dust jacket with one small closed tear to the bottom edge of the front cover. Security seal is present, but broken by a former owner in order to learn the solution to the mystery.

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      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1930 - Octavo, cloth. First edition. A Philo Vance parody. A near fine copy in very good plus dust jacket which is somewhat dust soiled. Scarce. (#84040) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Currey, L.W. Inc. ABAA/ILAB]
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      New York: Charles Scribner's, 1930. 1st Hardcover Octavo. (x) 431pp. Numerous in-text black & white illustrations. SIGNED and dated by James on ffep; scarce thus. Green cloth with gilt lettering and black stamped cowboy on his horse on front cover in orange color illustrated dustjacket. First printing of the first edition with "August, 1930" and Scribner's "A " to copyright page. A fine copy in near fine dustjacket (light spine fading; minor wear to extremities); the nicest copy we've seen. One of the best and most wanted of James' work. While the book is titled "My Life Story," it appears that the details up until his mid-teens are entirely fiction, the rest of the book is a blend of fact and fiction. (Will James p. 40; Dobie p. 108). Next day shipping. Celebrating our 15th year - all domestic orders ship with Delivery Confirmation Tracking Number - Images available upon request.

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        Apollo e la Fortuna.

      1930 - Incisione allegorica ricca di suggestioni medievali, firmata Benvenuto Disertori. Scheda bibliografica tratta da "Benvenuto Disertori" di Paolo Bellini e Alessia Alberti, scheda n. 46 p. 62. Firma autografa dell’artista. Terzo stato. Formato: Acquaforte e bulino di dimensioni 261x259 mm (inc.) e 298x276 mm (las.). Buono, ordinari segni d’uso e del tempo.

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        Lone Cowboy My Life Story

      New York, NY, U.S.A: Charles Schibner's Sons, 1930. The life story of Will James told by himself. (Ref. #ACC-G63).. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Illus. by James, Will. 6" x 8-1/2" Tall. Autobiography/Biographies.

      [Bookseller: Shelf Lives]
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        Original drawing (Tennis Player) for a New Yorker magazine cartoon

      New York: The New Yorker, Ca. 1940s. Image 7 x 6 inches. Pen and ink on paper, signed "Steig" in pencil. Matted and framed . A tennis player, in playing garb and racket under his arm, pauses for a deep swig from his flask. "William Steig is the doyen of New Yorker artists, having contributed to the magazine since 1930. He is the author of more than forty books, including many beloved children's books. His drawings and watercolors are in the permanent collections of numerous museums ... " (The New Yorker, Dec. 15, 1997). This is a vintage example of the work of one of the magazine's most beloved artists, whose popularity has never waned

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        10 légendes en marge du livre.

      Creuzevault frères 1930 - - Creuzevault frères, Paris 1930, 20,5x27,5cm, en feuilles sous chemise et étui. - Edition illustrée d'eaux-fortes originales en couleurs et hors-texte de Jean Bruller, un des 50 exemplaires numérotés sur Japon impérial, tirage de tête.Ouvrage illustré de 11 eaux-fortes originales dont 1 frontispice, de 10 lettrines et 10 culs-de-lampe originaux de Jean Bruller.Notre exemplaire, à l'instar de tous les exemplaires du tirage de tête, est bien complet de sa suite en premier état, de sa suite en noir et d'un dessin original de Jean Bruller.En outre, il est joint une eau-forte refusée en triple état.Quatre petites décharges de papier adhésif en têtes et en pieds des gardes, sinon très bel exemplaire.Rare. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Waterloo Bridge

      New York: Scribners. 1930. First. First edition. Slight offsetting on the front fly, else fine in very good dustwrapper with some modest chipping, particularly at the crown and with a small ink spot on the front panel. Very nicely Inscribed by the author: "To William Phelps with love and gratitude -- Robert Emmet Sherwood, April 1930." Fourth play by the four-time Pulitzer Prize-winner (three for Drama and one for Biography), about a London chorus girl reduced to prostitution during WWI. Basis for two excellent films, the first made by James Whale in 1931 with Mae Clarke (and with Bette Davis in one of her earliest performances), the other by Mervyn LeRoy with Vivien Leigh and Robert Taylor. .

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        XXe Siècle, Pablo Picasso, Chroniques du Jour

      Paris, France: Chroniques Du Jour, 1930. Ce n'est pas une édition bilingue. Texte en français uniquement, pas en anglais. This is not a bilingual edition. Text in French only, not in English. Translated from the Spanish by Francisco Amunategui. Original orange European over-wrappers, plus a glassine DJ protector. The cover portrait photograph by Man Ray. This is copy no. 113 of 550 copies in French from a total edition of 1250 copies. This edition of Pablo Picasso is the fifth work issued as part of the XXe Siècle Collection. Broché 28 x 23 cm, couverture illustrée. 11 x 9 inches. Printed 15 December 1930 by Les Soins des Impressions A.B.C. The matte paper over-wrappers are impressively clean though there is some loss of the over-wrappers along the spine. This is scarcely noticeable, however, because the underneath wrappers are undamaged. Crisp black-stamped lettering to the front wrapper. The black lettering to the spine is partly worn away. Generally unbumped spine head and tail. Text block firmly bound in. 61 numbered pages, with no missing pages. With 4 pochoir color plates (included in pagination), 48 black and white plates following text, and other smaller illustrations within text. Pochoir color plates with pristine tissue guards. The 48 B&W plates are discreetly numbered on the reverse side, upper left corner. A hint of age-toning to the pages, as is typical with this book. Else an exceptionally clean copy, inside and out. Still rather tight; almost no fanning. Gently read. A Very Good copy. Scarce in this condition. An important early work on Picasso.. First French Edition. Paperback. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Picasso, Pablo. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Limited Edition.

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      Faber & Faber, London 1930 - Blue paper wrappers, mostly very good with some faults: spine rubbed, with bottom section torn away, edges a little chipped and frayed, with bite from lower edge of back panel. Slightly soiled, back cover a little scraped, front cover very nice. Bloomfield A. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        An Excerpt from Lady Chatterley's Lover

      [n.p, february 1930] - Roberts, quoting Black Sun Books Catalogue 94, item 77, notes that Kent wrote a letter on March 10, 1930 to the EXCERPT's publisher, in which he complains that they had not had permission to use his drawing; but that he gives that permission anyway Privately printed, limited numbered edition, no. 34 of 50 copies. 4to. Headpiece is an unpublished illustration by R.K. [Rockwell Kent]. 4 pp. on single folded sheet. Fine. Provenance: George Macy. Roberts, "Bibliography of D.H. Lawrence," (Third edition), Appendix I, B, # V. p. 754. Not in Zigrosser, ROCKWELL KENTIANA; Johnson, ROCKWELL KENT; McDonald, D.H. LAWRENCE

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      Faber & Faber, London 1930 - 79pp. G++/no jacket. Blue coloured paper covers with black lettering and red border lines. Unclipped price (2s 6d net). Joints to cover worn with tiny loss to top back cover at spine hinge. Split to front spine hinge (120mm). Clean inside pages with no inscriptions. Thus vgc. Untrimmed fore edge. Printed by Trend & Co of Plymouth. Rare 1st. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Lady Chatterley's Lover. Including My skirmish with Jolly Roger.

      S.n. [Edward Titus] Lecram Press 1930 - - S.n. [Edward Titus] Lecram Press, Paris 1930, 15x19,5cm, broché. - Seconde édition autorisée, en partie originale car augmentée d'une nouvelle introduction de Lawrence au sujet des éditions pirates de cette oeuvre. Reliure en demi chagrin noir à bandes, dos lisse, titre doré, date en queue, tête dorée, couvertures et dos conservés. Rare et bel exemplaire. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Vile Bodies

      London, Chapman and Hall,, 1930. Octavo. Original black and red snakeskin patterned cloth, titles to spine gilt. With the Waugh designed dust jacket. Housed in a crimson quarter morocco solander box made by The Chelsea Bindery. A superb copy in the somewhat frayed and very lightly rubbed dust jacket with some tiny loss at the tips. First edition, first impression. Waugh's second novel and one of the hardest to find in dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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      London: Chapman and Hall 1930 - First edition, first printing. Original cloth with gilt titles to the spine. Lacking the scarce dustwrapper. A lovely near fine copy, the snakeskin patterned cloth and gilt titles beautifully clean and fresh. The contents are entirely complete and without inscriptions or stamps. Top edge of text block a little dusty and ever so slightly spotted. An excellent example. 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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        Vile Bodies

      London: Chapman and Hall,, 1930. Octavo. Original black and red snakeskin patterned cloth, titles to spine gilt. Armorial bookplat. A superb copy with gentle rolling to the spine and faint spotting to front endpapers. First edition, first impression.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Original artwork: "Tightening Up the Green Belt

      , c. 1930's c. 1930's. Original artwork in pen and ink. Approx. size 27.5 x 38 cm. Signed Rough Sketch Heath Robinson to the lower right. Mounted, glazed and framed.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        La plus amoureuse.

      Partout ou l'on s'amuse. Ohne weitere Angaben [um 1930.]. 8°. 124 S. mit 6 kolorierten pornografischen Illustrationen auf Tafeln. Priv.-Ganzleder mit RTitel. Goldgepr. Illustration auf dem VDeckel; in den Ecken erigierte Penisse um einen mittig zentrierten liegenden Halbakt.. Eins von 350 numerierten Exemplaren. Als Künstler zeichnet ein Eres. Neben Bekanntem finden sich Doppeldecker, Hündchen- u. Kinderspiele. Auffällig ist die frische Kolorierung; Schamlippen, Münder, Brustwarzen und Eicheln strahlen in hellstem Rot. Einband leicht berieben. Innen etwas gelockert und fingerfleckig. Druck auf unbeschnittenem Bütten. Dutel 2220.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Ars Amandi]
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        Cimarron ( signed )

      Doubleday Doran 1930 - Stated "first edition" in a good jacket with chipping from the top and bottom of the spine, edge wear,a small hole about the size of a dime roughly in the center of the spine, chipping at all points, $2.50 on the jacket flap. Spine lean, spotting to the boards, and a large bookplate on the cover verso making the condition of this copy only good. Signed by Ferber and dated Phoenix 1934. Despite condition issues a very scarce signed and dated copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ink]
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      Doubleday, Doran and Company, Garden City 1930 - 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. See this book in 3D on our site. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Chemistry Shacks, Berkeley.

      Oakland, Calif., ca. 1930s. - Original watercolor by Doris Miller Johnson (1907-2001). Image size: 265 x 353 mm. Signed: "Doris Miller, April 1935." Exhibited at Pals Club Tea, Hotel Senator, Sacramento, April 21, 1937. From the personal collection of the artist. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
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      - Date : 1930 Dimensions : 61x99cm Imp : J. Robillon Paris Condition : entoilée A Affiche originale entoilée en parfait état.

      [Bookseller: Philippe Beguin Affiches et livres ancie]
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      - Date : 1930 Dmensions : 63x100cm Imp : L. Serre & Cie Paris Condition : entoilée A Affiche originale entoilée en parfait état.

      [Bookseller: Philippe Beguin Affiches et livres ancie]
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        AFFICHE : JURA - LAC DE MALBUISSON Autocars P.L.M. au départ de BESANCON

      - Date : 1930 Dimensions : 63x100cm Imp : Lucien Serre Paris Condition : entoilée A Affiche originale entoilée en parfait état.

      [Bookseller: Philippe Beguin Affiches et livres ancie]
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        Fotografický obzor. Collection of photo supplements.

      A. Majital; Svaz Ceskoslovenských klubu fotografu amatéru 1930-1937, Prague - 2 volumes, 27 cm. Title page (from 1930 issue), and 630 gravure reproductions of photographs that appeared as an 8-page supplement to each monthly issue of Fotographicky Obzor for the years 1930-1937, collected and specially bound in two quarto volumes. Pagination, where present, is not consecutive because signatures from different numbers have been interleaved for binding purposes. Bound in half cloth over decorated paper boards. A bit thumbed, but very good overall. A compact and probably unique illustrated survey of these glory years of Czech photography. While professional Czech photographers between the wars made their livings from portraits and souvenir books, the amateurs pushed the limits of photography as an art. The greatest of these, Sudek and Ruzicka, exhibited with the "Amateur Photography Club," and published their work in the Rozhledy Fotografa Amatera and its successor, Fotographicky obzor. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rodger Friedman Rare Book Studio, ABAA]
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      Hutchinson & Co.London.,Circa 1930. - FIRST EDITION.8vo.Erratum slip after title page.Book not dated and only 4 copies listed on Copac.British Library gives no date.Oxford and Trinity,Dublin date it as 1930.National Library of Scotland dates it to 1929,the year of the original French edition.The adverts on the back of the dustwrapper list New Hutchinson titles that were not published until 1930 so I would give that as the most probable publication date.Previous owners name,army rank,address & date (1942) on front free endpaper.Some spotting to the page edges which has effected a few text pages but not heavily.Red cloth with black ruling and lettering.Original dustwrapper with new reduced price sticker applied just above the printed price (2/6) on the spine.Colour illustration on front panel,designed by "B W".Rear panel has publishers list of new titles.A couple of closed tears and chips to rear panel.Spine very slightly chipped and front panel with just minimal rubbing to edges.Overall a very good book in a very good example of this scarce dustwrapper.:wph.

      [Bookseller: Paul Foster. - ABA & PBFA Member.]
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