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        Dame de la cour - Dame en rouge".

      1930 - Deux gouaches originales sur papier cartonné gris, titrées (1930), 16 x 24 cm. et 32 x 48 cm. Dans la première gouache, une femme en buste, à la belle robe rouge, fait un geste de déclamation. L'autre gouache représente la "Dame de la Cour" vêtue d'une ample robe à crinoline dont les multiples volants de gaze sont maintenus par un magnifique noeud rouge, très "Art Déco". Pliure centrale. Peintures et Aquarelles

      [Bookseller: Librairie Chretien]
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        [Aviation]. 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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        Quinze mystères.

      - Gravés par Suzanne COCQ. S.l.n.d., (1930), in-16 carré, en ff., sous couv. ill. en coul. Suzanne COCQ, plus tard deviendra Mme Brocas, peintre née en 1894, à Bruxelles. Elle expose au Salon d'automne en 1926 Paysage et Effet de neige, et régulièrement des Paysages du Roussillon (Bénézit, 76, 3, 88). Sans page de titre cet ouvrage est composé de 15 planches hors-texte gravées sur cuivre illustrant les quinze mystères de la vie du Christ. Livres

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        LA NOSTRA NOVELA. Revista Literaria Popular. 61 números.

      - Revista Lliterària Popular Nostra Novela. Valencia. 17 maig 1930-11 Julio 1931. Completa. Autores: Maximilià Thous, Carles Salvador, Teodor Llorente, Ferrandis Luna, Lluís Guarner, Peris Celda, Almela i Vives Il. de A. Vercher, Llop, Renau, Pérez Contel, J.Llovera 17 x 12 cm. Rústica.

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        The Making of a Stockbroker

      DOUBLEDAY, DORAN & CO, NY 1930 - Book has general wear, rubbed extremeties, previous owners stamp on front endpaper, lightly age-toned pages, else, fine. Dust jacket has general wear, edges chipped and tanned, small chip in spine, creased edges, few closed tears. DATE PUBLISHED: 1930 EDITION: 341 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      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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        My Early Life, inscribed and dated pre-publication to Lord Beaverbrook, housed in a half-morocco preservation case

      London: Thornton Butterworth Limited, 1930. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very good. This first edition, first printing, is inscribed and dated six days prior to publication on the ffep. The unusually personal inscription inked in black in four lines on the ffep reads: "To Max / from / Winston / Oct 14. 1930". Confirmed by his bookplate, the inscription is to Lord Beaverbrook, William Maxwell Aitken (1879-1964, Knighted 1911, created Baron Beaverbrook 1917). Churchill met Beaverbrook in 1911. Their association proved lifelong, close, sometimes frictional, and both personal and professional. A dynamic young Canadian millionaire, Beaverbrook moved to England in 1910. Already a Member of Parliament in 1911, Beaverbrook quickly became both a force in Tory politics and a newspaper mogul. During and between two World Wars Churchill was supported by Beaverbrook, beset by him, employed by him, served in the Government with him, or some combination of the above. Their friendship lasted more than 50 years until Beaverbrook's death, less than a year before Churchill's own. Beaverbrook was one of the three close Churchill friends dubbed with some disapproval by Churchill's wife the "three Bs" - including Bracken and Birkenhead. Like Churchill, Beaverbrook was intelligent, opinionated, energetic, ambitious, and polarizing. A formidable friend, he defended Churchill after the WWI Dardanelles disaster. But just a few years after this book was inscribed their friendship suffered its greatest strain. During the 1930s Beaverbrook shared "the almost unanimous conviction of England's ruling classes that Winston exaggerates the Nazi menace". Beaverbrook opposed and belittled Churchill to the point of cruelty, calling his friend a "busted flush" and mocking his exclusion from Tory leadership. Churchill wrote a widely syndicated biweekly column for Beaverbrook's Evening Standard. But at the same time, Beaverbrook's famous cartoonist - Low - savaged Churchill. Beaverbrook fired Churchill after Munich for stridently opposing appeasement - both a financial blow and a lost rostrum. Beaverbrook then published news of Churchill's financial distress. Nonetheless, when Churchill returned to the Admiralty, he advocated to bring Beaverbrook into the Government. When Churchill became Prime Minister, Beaverbrook became Minister of Aircraft Production - despite the King's explicit reservations - and later Minister of Supply and Minister for Production. Beaverboook accompanied WSC on wartime visits to Roosevelt and led a British delegation to the Soviet Union, but resigned in 1942, precipitated by dissatisfaction with reconstruction of the Government. Churchill wrote to him: "We have lived & fought side by side through terrible days, & I am sure our comradeship & public work will undergo no break." and concluded "I am always yr affectionate friend." Beaverbrook continued to encourage and defend Churchill throughout the war and beyond. When Beaverbrook died, Churchill's secretary wrote privately "Sir Winston was deeply and obviously moved at Lord Beaverbrook's death, and in the last years no-one had been closer to him." Churchill's inscription is in excellent condition, the ink only modestly age faded and the page only slightly toned. The book itself is in very good condition. The original coarse cloth binding is square, clean, and tight with bright boards but with some of the spine sunning endemic to this edition, an unobtrusive glue repair to the cloth at the foot of the spine, and light wear to the lower rear hinge. The contents are bright and clean. Beaverbrook's armorial bookplate is affixed to the front pastedown, with loss at the edges from an apparent and thankfully aborted effort to remove it. The joints have been skillfully reinforced. Moderate spotting is confined to the page edges. The book is protected in a custom, half-morocco clamshell case in hand-dyed dark plum with raised spine bands and extensive gilt decoration. Bibliographic reference: Cohen A91.1.c, Woods/ICS A37(aa), Langworth p.131.

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        Beau Brummell, signed

      New York: Rimington & Hooper. 1930. Limited ed. Hardcover. Very Good +. Limited edition, number 472 of 550 copies signed by Woolf in her signature purple ink. 1930. Hardcover folio, 8pp. Designed and embellished by W. A. Dwiggins in several colors. Very good plus with some sunning to the spine, small spot on each cover, an occasional mere hint of foxing. Housed in a good slipcase which has been repaired with painted Japanese paper around the edges, has light scratching and shelfwear soil. Peacock appears on both the cover and the slipcase. Scarce Woolf signature with clean, unmarked contents.

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        (Schleswig 1881 - 1955 Kiel). Beim Westensee (?). Öl auf Sperrholz, um 1930. 46 x 60 cm. Gerahmt.

      Heinrich Petersen, Landschaftsmaler, wurde gefördert von seinem Onkel Hans v. Petersen, dem Marinemaler. Tätig war er hauptsächlich in Kiel und Umgebung.- Blick über Schilf auf einen kleinen (Teil vom?) See mit bewaldetem Ufer unter etwas bewölktem Himmel.-

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        Black Belly ¿ Cheyenne Pl. 671 from The North American Indian. Portfolio XIX

      The Plimpton Press, 1930., Massachusetts - Black Belly ¿ Cheyenne Pl. 671 from the North American Indian, Portfolio XIX 1927 Medium: Photogravure on van Gelder paper Dimensions: 22 1/4 x 18"

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        An Angler's Anthology. Collected by .

      London: Country Life Limited, [1930] - First edition. 4to. Illustrated from Drypoints by Norman Wilkinson. xix, [168] pp. Bound in three quarters red morocco and matching cloth, t.e.g. Fine [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Strike up the Band. Book by Morrie Ryskind (Based on a libretto by George S. Kaufman.)

      New York: New World Music Corporation, 1930 - Quarto .Contemporary red cloth, maroon morocco label to the spine and a green morocco patch label to the upper board, top edge gilt, original wraps bound in. Housed in a black cloth flat back solander box. Slightly rubbed at the extremities, a little soiled, light toning, the first few leaves with minor restoration to the margins, but overall a very good copy. First edition, first printing of the score. A superb association copy inscribed by both George and Ira, with quotations from the show; "He's a man of very high degree, not low - but high!" with a sketch by Ira of a man bowing. The recipient, Newman Levy, was a lawyer who graduated from New York University in 1911, Assistant District Attorney of New York County, 1916-9, but he had always wanted to be a songwriter like his cousin Richard Rodgers, to which end he studied music with Algonquin habitué Deems Taylor. He practised law until his death in 1966, but did become known as a writer of light verse, published in the New Yorker and Saturday Evening Post, which was collected in book form; as a reviewer of opera and musicals; and as a composer of skits for Broadway revues. A friend of the Gershwins, he is probably best remembered for his swift riposte to George's musing as to whether his music would still be performed in a hundred years' time; "Yes, if you're around to play it!" Heavily influenced by Gilbert and Sullivan, Strike up the Band was the Gershwin's first fully integrated score for a book musical. It had failed on try-out in Philadelphia in 1927, and for its Broadway run three years later Ryskind rejigged various elements of the story, and the Gershwins added twelve new songs and rewrote many others both melodically and lyrically. Overall the effect was to make the show less G & S and more in tune with the developing Swing craze, Red Nichols led the pit orchestra at the Times Square Theatre which included Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller, Gene Krupa, Jimmy Dorsey, and Jack Teagarden.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Dame de la cour - dame en noir".

      1930 - Deux gouaches originales sur papier cartonné, titrées, (1930), 16 x 24 cm et 32 x 48 cm. Jenny CARRE (1902-1945), est créatrice de costume de théâtre pour le Châtelet et La Gaîté Lyrique. Proche de MINSTINGUETT (Jeanne Bourgeois), elle travaille à des revues musicales et des décors de films, dont celui de "Rigolboche". Elle est collaboratrice d'Henri R. FOST pour certaines pièces et dessins. Son style, aux mouvements souples et ronds, est proche de l'Art Déco. La première gouache est épinglée à la seconde, elle représente une dame de la cour en buste, vêtue à l'espagnole de noir et de rouge, avec une touche de blanc dans les gants et l'éventail. Le visage est juste suggéré. Le second dessin représente la "dame de cour" en pied, toute en dentelles noires et blanches. Une rétrospective au Musée des Années 30 et un livre consacrent son oeuvre en 2008. Marques de crayon, pliure centrale. Oeuvre originale

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        MOBY DICK. Or, The Whale

      The Lakeside Press. Chicago. 1930. FIRST ROCKWELL KENT EDITION. Three volumes. 4to. (11.8 x 8.6 inches). Limited edition, one of 1000 sets issued. Illustrated by Rockwell Kent with 280 fine woodcuts throughout the text, including full-page plates, chapter head and tail-pieces, and many other smaller cuts in the text. Fine, clean set in the publishers black cloth bindings with Kent's designs stamped to the front board and spine, which is also lettered, in silver. Top edges dyed black, the others untrimmed. In the original clear dustwrappers with paper inner flaps. A couple of large tears to the top edges of two of the wrappers but overall in very good condition. This set is lacking the publishers aluminium slip case. Overall a lovely set in wonderful condition. Published in the same year in a small, single volume, trade edition, Kent's interpretation of Melville's great adventure proved immensely popular. It has been credited with contributing greatly to the rediscovery of Moby Dick as a classic.

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        OMAKhR ("Magazine of Union of Youth of the Association of Artists of Revolution"). 1930 No. 1 (The only published)

      Moscow: Central Presidium of OMAKhR, 1930 The only one issue ever published. Text in Russian. Folio (12-1/4" x 9") stapled wraps. Lithography on glass printing (steklograf). Printed "with rights of manuscript" (See "SOVETSKOYE ISKUSSTVO"). Original photo attached to the title page (Architectural dept.). Some corrections in text made by hand. Because of printing method, hand made corrections and original photo, one should assume that very small number of copies were printed. Culture - Propaganda - Art - Artistic propaganda - Chronicle - Exhibitions - Painting - Photography - Politics - Proletarian art - Public Education - Sociology - Street design - Youth - Socialist Realism - Moscow - etc. Very Rare. Not in MOMA, not in Getty, not in British Library, not listed in PPS, not listed in Smits. Please see the picture. For more images please visit our website..

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        BIULLETEN' CHISTKI... ("Bulletin of Purge of Machinery [Personnel] of Non-ferrous Metals Industry"). Nos. 1 and 2

      [Moscow], 1930 Text in Russian. Folio (12-1/2" x 8-3/4") stapled wraps. Lithography on glass printing. Illustrated. Covers by V. M. 500 copies only. A typical document of the famous Stalin's "purge". Propaganda - Industry - Politics - Etc. Very Rare. Probably the only two issues published ever. Not in MOMA, not in Getty, not in British Library, not listed in PPS, not listed in Smits. Please see the pictures. For more images please visit our website..

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        ISKUSSTVO DAVIDA D. BURLIUKA ("The Art of David D. Burliuk"). First Edition

      NY: M. N. Burliuk, 1930. Text in Russian. Large 4to (11 x 8-1/2) Stapled wraps. 20 illustrations. Bibliography. (A Catalogue of Russian Avant-Garde Books in the British Library 1912-1934, No. 123) [Burliuk, David (1882-1967): Well-known Russian Avant-garde artist, one of the founders of Russian Futurism. Studied in Munich and Paris. Friend of Mayakovsky. One of the founders of "Knave of Diamonds". After Russian Revolution emigrated. Lived in the United States. Exhibited on futurist exhibitions; after 1917: in 1922 (Berlin) with Exter, Filonov, Gabo, Kandinsky, Popova, Puni (Pougny), Rodchenko, Rozanova, Tatlin; in 1932 (Philadelphia) with Archipenko, Chagall, Goncharova, Larionov, Lissitzky, Malevich, Tzadkin, etc. - Rare]. Please see the picture.. 1st ed..

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        Josef Gocar

      Meister Der Baukunst, Geneve 1930 - Josef Gocar (13 March 1880, Semin near Prelouc –10 September 1945, Jicin), was a Czech architect, one of the founders of modern architecture in Czechoslovakia. In 1924, following the death of Kotera, Gocar became a professor at the Prague Academy of Fine Arts. After his involvement in cubism, Gocar turned to "national" Czech Rondocubism style in the early '20s. Later on he adopted the Functionalist approach to architecture. In this book one can find XVI pages of introduction by Dr. Zdenek Wirth, with 95 plates in black and white. Photo portrait as frontispiece. Texts in German and French. Some foxing inside on first few pages.On first page dedication and signature by Gocar to prof. Edo Sen (Zagreb, 1877 - 1949) in ink dated from 17th October 1931. On the inside of front cover prof. Sen's stamp. Edo Sen was Croatian Modernist architect, one of founders of Croatian Architects' Association, University professor and Rector. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ivan- Berislav Vodopija]
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        Héro et Léandre. Poème dramatique en 3 actes illustré par A.-E. Marty.

      Le Livre Contemporain, Paris, 1930. - 170 X 225 mm. relié demi-maroquin bleu nuit à coins, dos à nerfs, tête dorée, couv. et dos cons., non rogné. 115 pp. Texte dans un encadrement rouge. Illustré de 38 eaux-fortes originales in-texte par André Marty. Edtion tirée à 125 ex. num. sur papier de Montval. Notre exemplaire est enrichi de deux dessins originaux à la plume signés. Reliure lég. frottée. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Serge Paratte, Livres anciens & modernes]
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        Pen and Ink Drawing depicting a shepherdess and young man in period costume under a tree, with sheep grazing around

      n.p., c 1930. 15 x 11-1/4 inches (image size). Signed by Birch lower left. Matted, framed, and glazed

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        Les Rencontres de Monsieur de Bréot. Illustrations par George Barbier

      Mornay 1930 In-8 (20,4 x 15,6 cm), broché, en partie non coupé, couverture illustrée rempliée. Illustrations en couleurs par GEORGE BARBIER, dont un frontispice. Tirage à 1091 exemplaires, un des 68 hors-commerce sur Rives, imprimé pour le Docteur Bach (N° LII). (rousseurs sur le dos et le second plat). // Octavo (20,4 x 15,6 cm), softcover, partly unopened, illustrated folded soft cover. Illustrations in colours by GEORGE BARBIER, including a frontispiece. Limited printing of 1091 copies, one of the 68 not-for-sale on Rives, printed for the Docteur Bach (Nr LII). (foxing on spine and low cover).

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        One page ALS, beginning "The check that fell out of my mail this morning."

      N.p., n.d. [c.1930–31] - One page. Very good condition. Fitzgerald writes to Gilbert Seldes from Switzerland, where Zelda was being treated at a clinic. Undated, 1930-1931. Fitzgerald thanks him for a check, ".just emerging in company with Zelda from the biggest muddle we ever got into.Zelda is so near well that its now a question of a few weeks - but she had a damn narrow escape from permanent neurasthenia or worse. We have no plans. I am here in Switzerland near her.Your Affectionate Old Friend, Scott."

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Leaves of Grass: Comprising All the Poems Written by Walt Whitman Following the Arrangement of the Edition of 1891-'2

      Random House (Grabhorn Press), New York, 1930. Limited Edition. Hardcover (Quarter Leather). Near Fine Condition. Illustrator: Valenti Angelo. 1/4 Niger goatskin over wooden boards, a few light scuffs to leather and boards, one small white spot, scattered light foxing; an attractive copy. Number 114 of 400 - a monumental achievement the most ambitious project of the Grabhorn press and one of the finest American Press books ever printed. Because of the huge pressure needed to print the book, it was said "it should read 400 copies printed and the press destroyed." Size: Folio. Illustrator: Valenti Angelo. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Poetry; Inventory No: 044302. .

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        La leçon d?amour dans un parc; Les nouvelles leçons d?amour dans un parc (2 Bde.).

      Paris, Editions Mournay, 1929 u. 1930 - 8°, Fronti, 292 u. 242 S., zahlr. farb. Abb., Privat-HLdr. d. Zeit, m. goldgepr. Deckel u. Rücken, m. 5 Zierbünden, Kopfgoldschnitt, Frontumschlag der OBroschur jeweils beigebunden., Rücken min. beschienen, Frontumschlag u. Schnitt min. gebräunt, sonst gutes Exemplar. (= Les beaux livres, Nr. 49 u. 54). Text frz. Exemplaires numérotés sur papier de rives. Mit Abzügen von Aquarellen von Carlègle. Stempel a. fliegendem Vorsatz des bekannten Zürcher Kunstbuchbinders Louis Nabholz (1868-1932). 1600 gr. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Building Plans for a Proposed Building for Harnischfeger Sales Corp. at 82 Beale St., San Francisco.

      San Francisco: James H. Hjul, Structural Engineer, November - December 1930. - Original pencil drawings on tracing paper. Sheet size primarily 16" x 33". 2 sheets. James Hansen Hjul (1882 - 1957), a structural engineer, constructed many buildings in San Francisco. He was the founder of the J.H. Construction Company and was listed as a contractor, civil engineer, structural engineer and construction engineer in San Francisco City Directories from 1907 to 1958. Most of his work occurred in the South of Market area on warehouses and industrial buildings.

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      Harborne, Chad Valley Co. Ltd, circa 1930.. 160 x 215 mm, 6¼ x 8½ inches, in the original red cardboard box with slightly larger repeat mounted colour plate on lid. 61 piece interlocking 3 ply wooden jig-saw. Charming coloured scene, not by Shepard, with Christopher Robin leading the soft toys Pooh, Piglet, Kanga, Roo and Tigger out in the country with fields in the background and Owl flying over head, behind them Eyore, a large Rabbit and a large Heffalump on 2 legs. Puzzle in excellent condition. Box slightly worn at corners, a few splits to sides of the lid reglued, mounted colour plate faintly marked all over with tiny grey spots. A scarce item. Chad Valley manufactured soft toys of the animals in the book before the war. Not recorded in Ann Thwaite's The Brilliant Career of Winnie-the-Pooh. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING.

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        Mysterious Waye

      London, John Murray,, 1930. The Story of "The Unsetting Sun". Octavo. Original red cloth, titles to upper board and spine gilt. With the pictorial dust jacket supplied from another copy. Edges of boards and spine faded, lettering dull but a very good copy in the excellent dust jacket supplied from another copy First edition, first impression. With the author's signed presentation inscription on his armorial bookplate pasted in at the front, "To A. J. Richardson Esq. with the author's compliments, P. C. Wren". Loosely inserted is the publisher's compliments slip giving details of the book's publication.

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        ART RUSSE. Souvenir de l'exposition d'Art Russe Palais des Beaux-arts de Bruxelles Inauguration des Locaux. Mai-Juin 1928

      Bruxelles: Editions des Cahiers de Belgique, 1930 Authors: L. Jottrand, J. Zarnowski, P. Muratov, A. Popov, prince Serge Wolkonsky. Text in French. Imperial 8vo (9-3/4" x 7-3/4") sofrcover. Text + 54 hors-texte illustrations. Cover by Dimitri Bouchene (pochoir). 300 copies only. Among the artists: Leon Bakst, Boris Koustodiev, Alexandre Benois, Serge Soudeikine, Alexandre Golovine, Konstantin Somov, Mstislav Dobuzinski, Basile Schoukhaev, Boris Grigoriev, Natalie Gontcharova, Michel Larionov, Georges Annenkov, et al. An important catalogue. Rare, especially in such condition. Please see the picture. For more images please visit our website.. 1st ed..

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        Leaves of Grass: Comprising All the Poems Written by Walt Whitman Following the Arrangement of the Edition of 1891-'2

      Random House (Grabhorn Press), New York, 1930. Limited Edition. Hardcover (Quarter Leather). Near Fine Condition. Illustrator: Valenti Angelo. 1/4 Niger goatskin over wooden boards, a few light scuffs to leather and boards, one small white spot, scattered light foxing; an attractive copy. Number 114 of 400 - a monumental achievement the most ambitious project of the Grabhorn press and one of the finest American Press books ever printed. Because of the huge pressure needed to print the book, it was said "it should read 400 copies printed and the press destroyed." Size: Folio. Illustrator: Valenti Angelo. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Poetry; Inventory No: 044302. .

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        Bunny and Brownie - The Adventures of George and Wiggle

      A&C Black, London 1930 - cloth spine lettered dark blue or black, rubbed at corners, pictorial paper-covered upper board and marbled paper-covered lower, corners and edges rubbed, two inscriptions on illustrated endpapers, 8 colour and 8 b/w plates by the author, with numerous b/w drawings in the text, some light foxing on preliminary pages and text block, otherwise internally clean and bright, presumably an early reprint or varient 1st as it states "published in 1930", but the format does not have gilt lettering or the marbled upper board

      [Bookseller: David Schutte]
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        DE ISLANDSKE SAGAER. Paa dansk ved Selskabet til Udgivelse af islandske Sagaer.

      3 bd. Kbhvn. 1930-32. Illustr. af Johannes Larsen samt med 13 kort, tegnede af Guide C. Andersen, og 3 genealogiske tavler udarbejdet af Professor Jón Helgason. 4to. Smukt orig. hlvldr. af lyst nigerskind med blindtrykte dekorationer og mørkeblå titel- og tomefelter.. Den smukke førsteudgave illustreret af Johannes Larsen. Indhold: 1: Egils Saga, Gunløg Ormstunges Saga, Laksdøla Saga og Fostbrødre Saga, overs. af Johs. V. Jensen, Knud Hjortø, Thøger Larsen og Hans Kyrre. Med indledning af Johs. V. Jensen. 2: Njals Saga, Kormaks Saga og Hallfred Vanraadeskjalds Saga, overs. af Ludvig Holstein, Tom Kristensen og Johs. Brøndum Nielsen og med indledning af Gunnar Gunnarsson. 3: Gretter den Stærkes Saga, Viga-Glums Saga, Gisle Surssøns Saga, Snorre Godes Saga eller Ørboer-Saga, De sammensvornes Saga og Grønlands- og Vinlandsrejserne, overs. af Gunnar Gunnarsson, Hans Kyrre, Vilh. Andersen, Thøger Larsen og Johs. V. Jensen og med indledning af Vilh. Andersen. I stedet for at illustrere optrin fra sagaernes indhold har Johs. Larsen valgt at ledsage teksten med landskabsbilleder fra de steder, hvor deres handling udspilles

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        Father Damien. An Open Letter to the Reverend Dr. Hyde of Honolulu

      William Andrews Clark, Jr. By John Henry Nash 1930 - Printed for William Andrews Clark, Jr. by John Henry Nash, Sydney, 1930. From the 1890 original facsimile. Hardcover, Limited Edition. Inside bears the inscription: "Of this book, 250 copies have been printed for private distribution. This copy is: Printer's Copy." Frontispiece: Original portrait of Father Damien de Veuster etched by Edward Clifford, "I was Sick and Ye visited me," signed Damien de Veuster Kalavao Moolokai, Dec., 20th 1888. Facing page: "With the best wishes of Robert Lewis Stevenson" Decorative red and black filigree on titlepage; elaborate drop caps on section header pages. Condition: FINE. Volume and reprint of original facsimile bound in cream and board, all bindings tight, pages clean and without blemish. Encased in custom board slipcase. --- A missionary named Rev. Hyde had written a recent letter denouncing Father Damien; this piece is Stevenson's open rebuttal to Hyde. --- ***FREE Domestic Shipping*** --- [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Semana santa *

      La Cometa/Gustavo Gili, Barcelone 1930. - Reliure signée mosaïquée de Ramon Gomez Herrera 34 x 27, signée au premier plat et dédicacée à la justification en 1986 (probable date d'exécution), plein maroquin brique orné d'un rayonnement tachiste polychrome, de multiples découpes en 13 teintes explosant sur le dos et se répartissant assymétriquement sur les deux plats, tête or, gardes de daim avec rappel mosaïqué monocolore sur les 3 et 4e plats, couverture imprimée bicolore conservée, couvre livre noir, étui bordé. 19 bois gravé originaux mono, bi, tri ou quadrichromes de Daragnès, dont une vignette au premier plat, un triptyque au titre et une marque d'édition sous la justification. Très rare impression "espagnole" de Daragnès, cet austère quoi que séduisant illustré fera l'objet d'une édition en variante française chez le même l'année suivante.Le copieux travail du relieur espagnol, accordé aux tons terrestres de l'illustration, est impressionnant de force et de virtuosité; on ne peut s'empêcher, p'tit suisse si humblement discret, d'en être un peu écrasé ? Hombre, c'est qu'on a ni le soleil ni le sang si chaud ni la fierté d'oser ainsi laisser exploser sa démesure dans nos pays sages.Avec le catalogue de l'exposition de 1986 à Ballens consacrée au relieur, dédicacé et truffé d'une carte de visite autographe de l'artiste.Notre reliure y figure sur la couverture. Édition originale. Parmi 100 exemplaires numérotés sur beau papier, L'un des 10 de semi luxe avec suite des bois in-texte

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        COME LI HO VISTI. TRITTICO. Arte. Industria. Commercio. Agricoltura. Sport. Seconda ediz.

      Italica Editoriale s.d. (1930 ca.). In folio max. (mm. 530x380), legat. edit. in bross. con sovrac. in pergamino (spacchi) e nastro di cotone. Il vol. è diviso in tre libri, ciascuno con una belliss. copertina xilografata a colori da Gino Peroli, pp. XI,62,(2); 116; 34,(20). E? ornato da deliziose grandi iniz. a vignetta in tinta e in b.n., con numerose tavv. f.t. di ill. fotografiche e con 10 tavv. per lo più di ritratti (applic. su cartoncino), sempre realizzati dal Peroli in xilografia in tinta. Dedicato alle personalità più eminenti e alle industrie dell?Italia Settentrionale, è così suddiviso: Libro primo (Arte, Scienza, Sport) - Libro secondo (Industria e Commercio, Agricoltura) - Libro terzo (Aviazione, Automobilismo, Industria delle carrozzerie, Motori). Affascinante volume dal punto di vista grafico, molto ben conservato.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Malavasi]
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        Notes on the Tulip Species

      London: Herbert Jenkins, 1930. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Fine. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. Dykes Katherine. Pages 108. Folio. 1930 First Edition, First Printing. 54 full-page colour plates by Katherine Dykes. Rebound (c1980s) in half-leather with gilt decoration to thick boards. Raised bands to spine, gilt linings to bands, gilt floral motif in spine panels. Text block fine, pages untrimmed. A fine copy

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        John Doran's Complete Works

      Boston: Francis Niccolls, 1930. Limited. hardcover. near fine. 27 volumes, frontispieces with lettered tissue guards. Tall 8vos, 3/4 brown morocco, marbled boards, ornately gilt spines. Boston: Francis A. Niccolls, no date, circa 1930. Edition De Luxe. One of 1000 numbered copies. Near Fine. Scarce.

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        Moby Dick

      Cassell & Company, limited 1930 - First British edition from Lakeside Press sheets. Thick 8vo. Illustrated by Rockwell Kent. Full navy blue gilt stamped morocco, marble endpapers, upper cover with grey whale onlay; edges gilt. Fine, fresh. 826 pages. No signatures or bookplates. Extra shipping required. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Capri. Materials for the description of the island.

      Florence, G. Orioli, 1930In 8°, mz. tela edit., tassello al dorso con tit. in oro impresso, pp. XVI-365. Dedica dell'A. all'occhietto ad personam (23 july 1935). Edizione originale firmata e numerata (es. 439 di 525 copie) dall'A. George Norman Douglas (1868-1952), noto come Norman Douglas, romanziere popolare britannico e scrittore di viaggi. Anche se Douglas ha fatto raggiungere il successo durante la sua vita, egli abitualmente si trovò impantanato in uno scandalo che minacciava di oscurare il suo reale talento. Nel 1916 si trovò arrestato e accusato di avere assalito sessualmente un ragazzo sedicenne, la prima di numerose battaglie legali sulla sua presunta pedofilia. Su consiglio di amici (tra cui lo scrittore Joseph Conrad) visse in esilio a Capri per molti anni. Ottimo es. parzialmente intonso corredato da 23 tavv. f.t. (2 a col). Bella copia in barbe, rare fiorit.

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        En altitude.

      - Editions Didier & Richard, Grenoble, 1930, 1 volume de 195x285 mm environ, 164 pages, broché sous couverture rempliée. Exemplaire N° 135, un des 214 exemplaires sur papier de Hollande, avec une suite des eaux-fortes avant la lettre, numérotés de 37 à 250. Feuillets non rognés. Couverture partiellement insolée, des frottements sur le haut et le bas du dos avec début de fente, bon état pour le reste. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Lehr-Kursus für Reklame. Heft I-XV in 13 Heften.

      (ca. 1930), o.O. - Gr.-8vo. Mit zahlr. Abb. im Text u. auf Taf. sowie teils farb. Musterbeispielen für Druckverfahren u. Papiersorten. Als Manuskript gedruckt. - Beiliegend einige Werbezettel. - Rücken gering berieben. Prüfungsaufgaben m. Bleistift angekreuzt. Wohlerhaltene, vollständige Reihe. gr. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        'Labels' First UK Edition 1930 SIGNED

      A first edition, first printing published by Duckworth in 1930. 8vo dark blue cloth boards with silver stamped title and author name on the spine, 206pp with seven illustrations and a pictorial dust jacket. The book is a detached commentary on Waugh?s brief honeymoon with his wife, also called Evelyn during 1929. The boards are clean with some sunning to the spine and very light bumping to the corners and spine tips. Internally there is an inscription on the front free endpaper which reads; /to Ronnie and Mary/ from/ Wyndham/ Christmas 1930/. The edge of the text block has some foxing spots and there is scattered foxing throughout the text. The distinctive original cream dust jacket is unclipped and shows the original price of 8/6 NET and is now protected in a removable plastic sleeve ? not shown in the images. There are spots of foxing particularly on the verso of the jacket and on the rear flap. The spine is age toned and the fore edges discoloured. There is a 60mm split in the middle of the rear shoulder of the spine and a 40mm tear at the bottom of the front shoulder. There is also a 20mm tear across the middle of the spine. The top and bottom edges are chipped with a little loss to the fore edge corners and spine tips. There is also a 7mm x 15mm section missing on the bottom front right-hand corner. There are also a number of small tears of 2-5mm top and bottom and two larger tears top and bottom of 20-30mm. The wrapper has the VERY RARE ?Recommended by the Book Society? sticker applied to the front panel. This was used instead of the usual wrap-around band in order to blend in with the distinctive design of the wrapper?s front cover. The inscription is an intriguing one. It is possible that the book was given as a Christmas gift by D B Wyndham Lewis to JRR Tolkien and his wife, Edith. J R R Tolkien was known as ?Ronald?, or ?Ronnie?/?Tollers? to his friends. Edith Mary Tolkien?s use of her name is not as well known.

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        Vile Bodies

      London: Chapman and Hall,, 1930. Octavo. Original black and red snakeskin patterned cloth, titles to spine gilt. Spine slightly darkened with a small abrasion to the foot, top edge a little dusty, a presentable copy. First edition, first impression.

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        Stock Market Theory and Practice

      B. C. Forbes publishing company, 1930; c1930. Later Printing. Hardback.. Very good condition./Fair condition dust jacket.. Book is as described - all defects and marks are noted.& A lovely collectible copy. * * * Selling books of merit since 1988. * * * Prompt, Professional Service. Satisfaction Guaranteed. * * *

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        Moby Dick or The Whale

      New York: Random House,, 1930. Illustrated by Rockwell Kent. Octavo. Original black cloth, titles and illustrations to spine and upper board in silver. With the dust jacket. Illustrations throughout by Rockwell Kent. Spot to upper board and a few smaller spots to lower board, contents faintly toned. An excellent copy in the jacket with tanned spine panel and a few nicks and short closed tears. First Rockwell Kent trade edition, first printing. A lovely copy. First published the same year by the Lakeside Press of Chicago in a three-volume limited edition, this trade edition proved immensely popular and has been credited with contributing to the rediscovery of Moby Dick as a classic.

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