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        THE DOCUMENTS IN THE CASE

      Ernest Benn Limited, London 1930 - First Edition. Haycraft-Queen cornerstone. 8vo., 288pp. Black cloth stamped orange to the spine & upper cover. A bit dusty at the top edge otherwise an exceptionally nice superior copy. MLC 4 dagger rating. Gilbert A 10. Custom collector's black cloth case with gilt-lettered label & felt lined chemise. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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

      [Bookseller: Marc Sena Carrel]
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        Poems

      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]

      [Bookseller: Contact Editions, ABAC, ILAB]
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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

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Poems

      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]

      [Bookseller: The Bookshop at Beech Cottage]
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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]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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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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        VILE BODIES

      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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        Cimarron

      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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        Christians in China Before the Year 1550

      Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, London 1930 - 8vo original blue cloth hardcover, XIV, 293pp, with 21 illustrations, and many folding plates, minor foxing. This is the ONLY genuine edition, the taiwanese "re-issue" is actually a pirate edition! 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Secret Knowledge Books]
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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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        AFFICHE : LA CIOTAT - PLAGE PLM

      - 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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        AFFICHE : LA CORSE PLM

      - 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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        REVELATIONS FROM THE SECRET SERVICE. The Spy on Two Fronts.

      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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        SHOW ME DEATH!

      Harpers & Brothers, New York 1930 - Good+ in boards. Lean to spine. 3 large previous owner stamps to end pages. The true 1st edition as stated: First Edition. Scarce. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rare Book Cellar]
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        The Bridge

      New York: Horace Liveright. (1930). First. First American edition (preceded by the very limited French edition). Photograph by Walker Evans. Faint offsetting to the front fly, else fine in a good dustwrapper with some restoration and that has been slightly misprinted by the publisher. One of the highspots of 20th Century poetry. Connolly 100. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Criminal Justice in America. Setaro 172

      Henry Holt and Company, New York 1930 - The dedication copy, presented to Theodore Francis Green, with Dean Pound's lengthy, personal inscription on the front blank dated September 22, 1930 First edition of Pound's 1924 Colver Lectures delivered at Brown University upon a subject which had long occupied him, with both his proposed reforms and his historical analysis of criminal justice in 19th century America and in England [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Meyer Boswell Books, Inc., member ABAA]
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        MY HUNTING SKETCH BOOK

      Eyre & Spottiswoode 1930 - First edition, deluxe issue. Number 155 of 185 deluxe copies, signed by Lionel Edwards. Large 4to. Publisher's quarter vellum over red cloth boards, with gilt lettering. Top edge gilt. A very good copy, vellum slightly dusty and a finger mark to one plate mount. 12 colour plates and nine black and white drawings. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Jonkers Rare Books ABA ILAB]
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        ASH WEDNESDAY

      New York / London: The Fountain Press, Inc. / Faber and Faber, 1930. First Edition, Limited. Hard Cover. Very Good binding. Signed. The first appearance of this first of Eliot’s long poems after his conversion to Anglicanism. Limited to 600 copies, Signed by Eliot, it preceded the trade edition published later in the same month. This is #146 of 600. Bound in blue silk and stamped in gilt. There is some very light spotting to the boards, and slight toning to the endpapers. Housed in publisher’s paper-covered slipcase, which has some surface rubbing, and 1 1/2” piece missing from the edge.

      [Bookseller: Black Swan Books, Inc.]
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        Uncle Dottery. A Christmas Story. With two wood-engravings by Eric Gill

      Bristol, Douglas Cleverdon,, 1930. Slim octavo (205 mm × 130 mm). Original quarter vellum, green boards, titles to spine gilt. Light partial toning to endpapers and half-title, spine slightly discoloured, a very good copy. Limited edition of 350 copies, numbered and signed by the author. This copy is one of 50, bound in quarter vellum with an envelope pasted at back containing two extra plates.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Caesar

      Putnam 1930 - London and New York first edition F/F.Red cloth black lettering ,no inscriptions foxing or stains ,88 pages ,1 colour frontispiece ,13 black and white illustrations by harry rountree. The book was printed by the westminster press in the uk who printed separate wrappers for the the UK and the US markets,the US priced at US$2 and the UK 5/-. This copy has the US wrapper .There appears to be a mystery about the true UK first as up to now a few serious collectors including terry zobeck who is soon to publish the difinitive bibliography have been unable to find a copy .All the copies we have found are Ists with the cheap wrapper C1932 which has titles listed on the rear panel not published until 1932 ,so if you have a copy with the true Ist wrapper let us know as this has become the holy grain for o'brian collectors. Wed love to know if a copy exists .The wrapper would almost certainly have been printed at the same time as the US ,but perhaps something happened to them .Its unlikely that Putnams would have printed more US wrappers than the UK and I have seen 6 copies of the US of which I have 3 ,so until a copy with the UK wrapper turns up we have to assume that at this point the true Ist is the US ,but terry and I would love to be proved wrong. The book turns up quite often but the wrapper almost always is chipped or stained or aged which makes this item rare [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Dick Neal Fine Books]
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        CAESAR THE LIFE STORY OF A PANDA LEOPARD

      G.P. Putnam's Sons 1930 - 1st 1930. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper. This is Patrick O'Brian's first book, written when he was still in school, under his old name 'Patrick Russ'. Red cloth with green titles. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. Caesar is a cub in the Tibetan forests; it follows his early wild life, how he became an orphan and also tells of his capture and taming. Spine and cover edges are faded, with some more fading starting to affect front and back covers. Light foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. In 2ND issue dustwrapper. The wrapper is showing browning, to same parts that are faded undernath. A few light marks - but wrapper doesn't have an apparent tears or chips. A beautiful book! [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Stella & Rose's Books, PBFA]
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        Caesar; The Life Story of a Panda Leopard

      Published by G. P. Putnam's Sons, London First Edition 1930. London 1930. First edition hard back binding in publisher's original scarlet cloth covers, black lettering to the spine and the upper panel, top edge dyed dark green. 8vo. 8½'' x 6½''. Contains viii, 89 printed pages of text with colour frontispiece and 13 monochrome illustrations throughout. Old ink name to the front free end paper, the tissue guarding the frontispiece has darkened, light fox spotting to the closed page edges, spine not faded, corners sharp and in Very Good sound and tight condition, no dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A.

      [Bookseller: Little Stour Books PBFA]
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        Caesar: the life story of a panda leopard. Illustrations by Harry Rountree.

      London: G. P. Putnam’s Sons 1930 - 1st ed. A very good copy (gift inscription to front endpaper) in p/c worn, marked, but presentable jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: WestField Books]
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        Caesar; The Life Story of a Panda Leopard

      Published by G. P. Putnam's Sons, London First Edition . London 1930. - First edition hard back binding in publisher's original scarlet cloth covers, black lettering to the spine and the upper panel, top edge dyed dark green. 8vo. 8½'' x 6½''. Contains viii, 89 printed pages of text with colour frontispiece and 13 monochrome illustrations throughout. Old ink name to the front free end paper, the tissue guarding the frontispiece has darkened, light fox spotting to the closed page edges, spine not faded, corners sharp and in Very Good sound and tight condition, no dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A. CHILDRENS [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Little Stour Books PBFA Member]
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        Trackless Wind

      Johnck & Seeger, San Francisco 1930 - 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. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Caprice

      Emile-Paul Freres, Paris 1930 - First edition. Frontispiece by Daragnes. Text in French. Printed blue wrappers. Wrappers tanned, slight splits along the edge of the spine, a very good copy. Copy number 9 of 20 copies on Japon Imperial. Additionally this copy Signed by Dereme with a handwritten six-line poem. See this book in 3D on our site. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        BRICKWORK, CONCRETE AND MASONRY - A COMPLETE WORK BY PRACTICAL SPECIALISTS, DESCRIBING MODERN PRACTICE IN THE WORK OF THE BRICKLAYER, CONCRETOR, MASON, PLASTERER AND SLATER.

      SIR ISAAC PITMAN & SONS LTD., London 1930 - ALL EIGHT BOOKS ARE FIRST EDITIONS AND FIRST PRINTINGS - Book Contributors Vary From Book To Book, As Per Their Particular Specialty - Publication Dates Start in 1930 And Complete In 1931. In each of the eight books, the copyright page states: EDITED BY T. CORKHILL - A COMPLETE SET OF VOLUMES ON ALL BRANCHES OF THE WORK - Price 6/- net each. There is a preface in each book by T.C. [T. Corkhill] - There are hundreds of illustrations, pictures, fold out diagrams, tables, mathematical computations in this complete set. All books have blue cloth boards with gold/gilt lettering to the spine and front board. All lightly frayed. Browning to blank end-pages. Few pages repaired. All pages are present and in a clean condition. VOLUME I - MATERIALS - BRICKWORK BY R.V. BOUGHTON, A.I.STRUCT.E - BRICKWORK CONSTRUCTION BY A.T. WINSTONE - CRAFTSMANSHIP IN BRICKWORK BY J.C. SEAWARD. VOLUME II - CIRCULAR AND ORNAMENTAL BRICKWORK by D. F. PARR - CIRCLE-ON-CIRCLE BRICKWORK by D. F. PARR - FIREPLACE AND CHIMNEY CONSTRUCTION by A. WINFIELD - PRELIMINARY OPERATIONS by R. V. BOUGHTON, A.I.STRUCT.E. SEMICIRCULAR VAULTS - LANCASHIRE BOILER AND ECONOMIZER. VOLUME III - SCAFFOLDING AND LIFTING APPLIANCES by A. MITCHELL, A.R.I.B.A. - TEMPORARY TIMBERING by A. MITCHELL, A.R.I.B.A. - PLAIN CONCRETE by W. VERALL, C.R.P - REINFORCED CONCRETE by G.P. MANNING, M.ENG., A.M.I.C.E. - INSETS: GRAPH FOR RECTANGULAR BEAM SECTIONS & ARRANGEMENT OF STEEL IN FLOOR SLAB. VOLUME IV - FIRE RESISTING CONSTRUCTION by GORDON ALLEN, F.R.I.B.A. - DRAINAGE AND SANITATION by H.C.H. SHENTON, F.S.E., M.INST.M. & CY.E.,F.R.SAN.I. - MATERIALS (CEMENTS AND PLASTERS, ETC.) by W. PATTISON - DRAWINGS AND GEOMETRY by T. CORKHILL, M.I.STRUCT.E. VOLUME V - CRAFTSMANSHIP IN MASONRY by J. HAMES MACHINES AND APPLIANCES USED IN MASONRY by J. HAMES. CONSTRUCTIONAL DETAILS IN MASONRY by J. HAMES. CIRCULAR WORK IN MASONRY by C.J. OAKLEY MATERIALS (STONES, SLATES MARBLES) by J. MILLAR, P.A.S.I., M.I.STRUCT.E. - COLOURED PLATES OF STONE. VOLUME VI - THE STYLES OF ARCHITECTURE by GORDON ALLEN, F.R.I.B.A. DOUBLE CURVATURE WORK IN MASONRY by T.E. DYER. STONE STAIRS by T.E. DYER. CARVING AND LETTERING by W. AUMONIER. MEASURING AND COSTING OF MASONRY by C.J. OAKLEY. VOLUME VII - MODERN CONSTRUCTION by F. WILKINSON, A.R.I.B.A. - MECHANICS by W.G. SHEPPARD, B.A., B.Sc. - ENGINEERING MASONRY by E. GRANTER, B.Sc., A.M.I.C.E. - CALCULATIONS by R.W.M. GIBBS, B.A., B.Sc. - TRENCH TIMBERING.VOLUME VIII - SLATING AND TILING by J. MILLAR, P.A.S.I., M.I.STRUCT.E. PLASTERING by W. VERRALL, R.C.P. MEASURING AND ESTIMATING BUILDER'S WORK by E.D. CLAYTON. M.R.SAN.I.ABSTRACT. [more images are available] --- Our orders are shipped within 1 or 2 business days. - Thanks for your interest and I hope you like the books enough to buy them. - Regards from Arabella. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Arabella's Beautiful Books]
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        A la Frégate.

      es Editions des Portiques 1930 - Exemplaire sur Japon, 1 vol. in-8 br., coll. A la Belle Enseigne, Les Editions des Portiques, Paris, 1930, 111 pp. Bon exemplaire du rare tirage de tête sur japon ancien (tiré à 50 exemplaires). Exemplaire non numéroté (infime frott. au dos en queue, bel exemplaire par ailleurs). Langue: Français [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie du Cardinal]
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        The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism

      G. Allen & Unwin, 1930-01-01 London: George Allen and Unwin Ltd, 1930. 292 p. First British edition, first printing. (Precedes all others in English. Stated "First published in Great Britain in 1930" on copyright page.) Good condition. No jacket. Clean pages: no inscriptions or bookplates, etc. Spine faded; cloth lightly scratched, chipping just a bit at head and tail; bumped corners. Binding fairly sturdy. Heavy foxing to end papers and fore edge. A solid copy. The scarce true first in the English language of Weber's landmark work.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        The Colophon: A Book Collectors' Quarterly

      New York: (Pynson Printers). February, 1930 - March, 1935. First. First edition. Quarto. 20 issues. The complete run of the original series. Near fine, many with spines lightly tanned. Part 5 includes the David Milne etching "Hilltop", Signed by the artist in pencil. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Soldier's Pay

      London: Chatto and Windus,, 1930. Octavo. Original green cloth. With the dust jacket. Ownership signature to front free endpaper, pencilled inscription to title page. Spine rolled and faded, cloth rubbed and marked, particularly the lower cover, front hinge starting, some spotting to contents. A good copy in the rubbed and tanned jacket that is frayed and chipped at the corners and ends of the spine panel. First UK edition, first impression of Faulkner's first published novel. The American edition was issued in 1926 and is a famously difficult and expensive book to obtain in the dust jacket. The present London edition is the first to print the important preface by Richard Hughes, author of A High Wind in Jamaica (1929; published in the USA as The Innocent Voyage), which did much in itself to introduce this great Southern author to the English public.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        REIS DOOR RUSLAND [BAGAZH]

      - RUSSIAN. DE REIS DOOR RUSLAND [TRIP TO RUSSIA] by S. Marshak. The Hague: de Baanbreker 1930. 4to (7 `/4 x 8 3/4"), pictorial wraps, some cover soil and slight crease, VG. 1st Dutch edition of Lebedev's 1926 book entitled Bagazh, translated by L. Dworson and E. Hessbinger. Illustrated with wonderful color lithographs by VLADIMIR LEBEDEV. See Dictionnnaire p. 160. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Aleph-Bet Books, Inc. - ABAA]
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        Fugues sur Siegfried. Engravings by Jean Emile LABOUREUR.

      Paris: Aux Editions Lapina, 1930 - Paris: Aux Editions Lapina, 1930, first edition, of the total edition of 1100 copies, this is one of 19 deluxe examples (de tête) printed on Vieux Japon paper. The complete book with 60 pages of text in French, illustrated with an etching (portrait of Laboureur) by G. Gorvel and 4 original full page etchings by Jean-Emile Laboureur, each of the 5 etchings signed in the plate. Also containing a separate wrapper folder with 3 additional suites of the 3 progressive states of each of the 5 etchings, all hors-texte, 10 of them signed in the plate. Circa 8 x 6 inches; the book is in the original publisher's wrappers with a pictorial dust jacket, housed in the original slipcase; most pages unopened; a few very minor fox marks at the very edge of the pages but overall in excellent condition. Some publishing ephemera laid in. Very rare in this edition, with 20 hors-texte etchings versus 5 in the regular issue. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Gemini Fine Books & Arts, Ltd. (ABAA)]
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        [French Erotic Print]: One Man & Two Women (circa 1930)

      [not indicated: not indicated. circa 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. ABA]
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        U.S.S. ALGONQUIN C. G. 328 Black & White Images.

      Ca 1930, [Seattle, WA]: - An extensive, albeit unofficial, visual record of life aboard the USS Algonquin, commissioned as a Revenue Cutter in 1897 and retired late in 1930. The Algonquin operated along the East Coast of the United States with additional assignments in the West Indies and the Gulf of Mexico. Later, in cooperation with the U.S. Navy at the onset of World War I, the Algonquin patrolled and defended Chesapeake Bay, with subsequent assignment to European waters, escorting over 750 ships safely in her rounds between Gibraltar, England and the Azores. In 1919, the Algonquin was transferred to the West Coast, assigned to the 13th Naval District, which meant patrolling the Pacific Northwest, as well as the islands and coast of Alaska, which included protection of endangered seals. Evidence suggests this album compiled by Farrell Harvey, a documented Algonquin crewman [F 1c] during the late 20s/early 30s, while the ship was stationed in the PNW. These primarily uncaptioned photographs illustrate the rough and ready life of sailors such as Harvey during their shipboard tour, with divers images of the crew, their drills and daily tasks, and significant occasions such as the Equatorial Line Crossing Ceremony. Many photographs show sister ships and other vessels, coastline scenery, whaling, and people encountered in the tropics and divers scenes while patrolling along the Pacific Northwest Coast. A wonderful primary source for seeing the life of a Coastie aboard a cutter during the late 1920s, and into the beginning of the 1930s. Photographs generally Very Good or better. Album - Very Good. Brown suede album with hand-painted suede covers with suede ties, with front cover having a hand-printed title ÒPhotographs U.S.S. Algonquin C.G.Ó & Coast Guard emblem. Oblong format: 8" x 11-1/2". 10 pp. autographs pages, unused except for five penciled names (all dated 1930) + 40 leaves of black mounting paper, unpaginated, with last two leaves unused. Images mostly snapshot size of 2-1/2Ó x 3-1/2Ó, or 3-/12Ó x 4-1/2Ó. Laid in: A menu from Thanksgiving dinner 1929, one 5Ó x 7Ó portrait of the crew, two 8Ó x 10Ó photographs, and a 1955 officialÕs Seattle Gold Cup committee ribbon [with Harvey's name-tag at top].

      [Bookseller: Tavistock Books, ABAA]
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        Desert Islands and Robinson Crusoe. With decorations by Rex Whistler

      London, Faber and Faber Limited,, 1930. Large octavo. Original blue-green cloth, spine and front cover lettered and decorated in gilt. Engraved designs to endpapers, extra title, 3 vignettes in the text, all by Rex Whistler. Spine and upper portions of covers faded where shelved among shorter books, spine worn at head, still a good copy. First edition, first impression, presentation copy to Lady Ottoline Morrell, with the author's presentation inscription to the half-title, "Ottoline with love from W. J. dlM June [1]930". (His full name was Walter John de la Mare, known in later years as WJ.)

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Catalogue de Relières du XVth au XIXth Siècle, en Vente à la Librairie Gumuchian & C.

      Paris Gumuchian (c. 1930s) - Quarto. (181)pp. + 135ff. of plates. One of 1000 copies. A catalogue of fine bindings from this famed Parisian bookseller, profusely illustrated with full-page black and white illustrations including XX color plates. In original dust wrapper, with the English titling: "Fine Bindings." This title also appears on the covers. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers, Inc., ABAA]
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