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        Case of Large School Maps]

      - This original oak case contains 9 oversize school maps dating between approximately 1930 and 1965, as well as one projector screen. The collection was deaccessioned from Cornell University and contains a range of political, commercial and ecological maps. The case has a built-in tambour roll top and is designed to be mounted to the wall. Maps include: "Natural Land-Use Areas of the United States," U.S. Department of Agriculture; "New York," Rand McNally & Co; "South America," Rand McNally & Co; "Europe," Rand McNally & Co; "United States," Rand McNally & Co, Political Wall Map Series by J. Paul Goode; "Asia,"Ranally Political Series; "Double Hemisphere World Map," Rand McNally & Co; "Trading Center and Distribution Map of the United States," Rand McNally & Co; and "North America," Rand McNally & Co. Some maps have discoloration from roll mechanism. World map is fraying in center. Case of 9 maps and 1 projector screen. Oak case with tambour roll top. Case measures 40 x 92 x 10".

      [Bookseller: Argosy Book Store, ABAA, ILAB]
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        Comprehensive History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Century One (six volume set plus index)

      Salt Lake City, UT: Deseret News Press, 1930. First edition. Hardcover. 559,541,572,557,619,611pp. Quarto [25.5 cm] Blue cloth with "star burst" scene. All volumes very good. The extremities are gently bumped and rubbed. There are small soiled scuff marks on the bottom edges of the text blocks. Occasionally the text block edges have small light stains. The pages are clean and bright. May require extra postage due to weight. With an index. Fold-out maps in volume one, two and three. All volumes illustrated with full page plates. Originally published in the 'Americana' from July 1909 to June 1915 under the title, "History of the Mormon Church". Flake/Draper 7314. Scallawagiana 89. Auerbach 1948:600

      [Bookseller: Ken Sanders Rare Books, ABAA]
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        Spécialite de Coffrets

      Biscuiterie de Luxe Plouvier & Truffaut Croix (N.p.: Biscuiterie de Luxe Plouvier & Truffaut-Croix, c. 1930). Oblong quarto. (7)ff., plus four additional smaller samples laid in. A trade catalogue containing salesman's samples of nine different decorative lids for biscuit tins, with designs printed in bright color on metal. The designs are captioned "J. J. Carnaud & F. de B. I. -- Paris." The album contains six samples mounted to the pages with small metal fasteners, and four additional examples laid in. The largest designs measure approximately 9 3/4 by 10 1/2 inches, and smallest are oblong designs measuring 8 1/4 by 4 1/2 inches and 7 3/4 by 6 inches. The designs include a romantic evening scene on a Venetian gondola, a Jugendstijl-inspired pattern of flowers and butterflies in red, yellow, and green, Harlequin and Columbine, a Japanese-inspired view of a temple gate, and a Saharan scene of a man riding a camel bordered by arabesque patterns, which is included twice. A typed price list is affixed to the last page of the album. Bound in dark slate-blue cloth with decorative rules and the company's name printed in white to the front cover. Covers show some light rubbing and the cloth has a few bubbles to the rear cover, some scattered spotting to the endpapers, else about fine.

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers ]
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      London: Ernest Benn Limited, 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.. 1st Edition.

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        Tierwelt der Nord- und Ostsee (Teil III - XII in 9 Bänden einheitlich gebunden) - Teil III a - f: Porifera, Hydrozoa, Scyphozoa, Anthozoa, Ctenophora/ Teil IV a - d: Kamptozoa, Turbellaria, Trematoda, Cestoidea, Nemertini/ Teil V a - c: Nematoda - allgemeiner und systematischer Teil, Nematoda errantia, Nematoda parasitica, Inhaltsverzeichnis und Ergänzungen/ Teil VI a - f: Archiannelida, Polychaeta, Clitellata, Oligochaeta, Hirudinea, Echiuridae-Sipunculidae-Priapulidae, Acanthocephala, Nematomorpha/ Teil VII a - e: Enteropneusta, Pterobranchia, Chaetognatha, Bryozoa, Phoronidea, Brachiopoda, Gastrotricha, Kinirhyncha, Rotatoria/ Teil VIII: Echinoderma/ Teil IX: Mollusca/ Teil X: Crustacea/ Teil XI: restl. Arthropoda/ Teil XII a - k: Tunica

      ca. 1930. - insgesamt ca. 5000 Seiten; Georg Grimpe studierte in Leipzig Naturwissenschaften, insbesondere Zoologie und Vergleichende Anatomie. Beeinflusst von Carl Chun widmete sich Grimpe zunehmend den Meerestieren, vornehmlich den Kopffüßern (Cephalopoda). Auf diesem Gebiet wurde er bald einer der führenden deutschen Experten mit einem internationalen Ruf. 1926 erschien in Zusammenarbeit mit Erich Wagler das meeresbiologische Standardwerk „Die Tierwelt der Nord- und Ostsee". Die hier angebotenen Bände stammen aus einer teilaufgelösten wissenschaftlichen Bibliothek und tragen die entsprechenden Kennzeichnungen (Instituts-Stempel.). Der Zustand ist ansonsten ordentlich und dem Alter entsprechend gut; Buchschnitt und Seitenränder alters-/papierbedingt angebräunt; KOMPLETTPREIS für 9 Bände (= Teil III - XII); bei Versand ins Ausland erfragen Sie bitte zuerst die Versandkosten; Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 8000

      [Bookseller: Petra Gros]
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        La semaine secrète de Sapho

      La Chronique des Dames Contemporaines vers 1930 - Petit In-4°, reliure demi chagrin à coins bleu marine, dos à cinq nerfs et titre doré au petit fer, 161 pages- table des matières hors pagination, les 8 gravures attribuables sans aucun doute à COLLOT, dont une en frontispice, sont coloriées à la main par l'artiste qui nous gratifie également de quelques motifs au fil du texte et plus particulièrement une paire d'anges dont l'angélisme, librement revisité, se déploie avec inventivité.L'ensemble est en très belle condition et la pagination est fraiche- pour les puristes frottement sans gravité au second plat. Exemplaire N° 170 / 250 sur Velin D'Arches. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: ARTLINK]
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        Nineteen (19) Black-and-White Press Photographs of Cardozo

      1930. [Cardozo, Benjamin N. (1870-1938)]. [A Collection of Nineteen Black-and-White Press Photographs of Cardozo, 1920-1938]. Sizes ranging from 5" x 7" to 8" x 10." Light to moderate edgewear, annotations and tipped-in captions to versos, some photos have faint crop marks and creases. * Eleven of these are candid and posed images of Cardozo in his office or attending public functions, three are formal portraits in judicial attire. There is also a picture of Cardozo at the bench of the N.Y Court of Appeals. Two other pictures show Cardozo receiving honorary degrees at the University of Chicago and St. Lawrence University. The final pair of images depict Cardozo with Chief Justice Hughes. One is a candid outdoor photo in business attire, the other a more formal indoor photo in judicial attire.

      [Bookseller: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.]
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        The Mysterious Mr. Quin

      London, W. Collins Sons and Co. Ltd. 1930., 1930. First Edition, 8vo. Publisher's black cloth, titles in red to spine and front board. Some trivial wear and edge spotting, spine a little frayed at head, but generally a bright, tight copy. Near fine; scarce in such clean condition.. The story of Mr. Harley Quin, who sparks new life into a quiet New Year's Eve party by unmasking a murderer. The character was author Christie's own favourite creation; Harley Quinn is an enigma, who appears and disappears unexpectedly- and usually by strange tricks of the light caused by stained-glass windows or flickering firelight. His background, family and friends are all a mystery, although his almost supernatural powers of detection are, however, very real. Wagstaff & Poole. Cooper & Pike; Detective Fiction [p82-89].

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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      1930. Very Good. KUNITZ, Stanley. INTELLECTUAL THINGS. Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran, 1930. First edition of the author's first book. 12mo., grey cloth, printed spine label. Inscriptions have been bleached from the half-title and title pages. The bump at top-edge of front board is stained black. Volume is also gently bumped at bottom-edge of rear board and at spine extremities. Clean text. Quite scarce in the dust jacket, which is sunned at spine and edgeworn with sporadic chips. Very good.

      [Bookseller: Boston Book Company]
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        The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism

      G. Allen & Unwin, ltd, 1930-01-01. Hardcover. Good. FIRST UK EDITION. London: George Allen and Unwin Ltd, 1930. 292 pp. Black cloth with gilt lettering on spine. 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: Odd Duck Books]
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        SHOW ME DEATH!

      New York: Harpers & Brothers. 1930. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 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 .

      [Bookseller: Rare Book Cellar]
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        Show Me Death

      Macmillan Company of Canada, Toronto 1930 - Red cloth with gilt. 1st Canadian edition from the US (Harpers) sheets. World War One novel that was ghost written by Canadian Poet /Author Raymond Knister who died shortly after this novel was published. Rare in any edition, the Canadian edition particularly so. Some wear to gilt but a sharp copy nevertheless. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Contact Editions, ABAC, ILAB]
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        On the Theory of Brownian Motion

      Lancaster: American Physical Society, 1930. First edition, offprint issue, of this important paper which introduced the &#145;Ornstein-Uhlenbeck process.&#146; Although its origins lay in statistical mechanics, this process has found a wide variety of applications, notably in mathematical finance.<br/><br/>& & The Ornstein-Uhlenbeck process, also known as the &#145;Langevin equation&#146; in the physics literature, was originally used to describe Brownian motion, the random motion of a small particle suspended in a fluid due to the collisions of the fluid molecules with the particle. Brownian motion is most simply modelled by the &#145;Wiener process&#146;, but this is unrealistic because it fails to take into account the viscosity of the fluid. The Ornstein-Uhlenbeck process is a modification of the Wiener process, but allowing for a frictional drag on the particle proportional to its velocity, in accordance with Stokes&#146;s law. <br/><br/>& & Over time, the Ornstein-Uhlenbeck process tends to drift towards its long-term average. Such &#145;mean-reverting&#146; processes are naturally suited to modelling several situations in finance. For example, the Ornstein-Uhlenbeck process is used in the &#145;Vasicek model,&#146; a mathematical model describing the evolution of interest rates.& As opposed to stock prices, for example, interest rates cannot rise indefinitely: at very high levels they would hamper economic activity, prompting a decrease in interest rates. Similarly, interest rates cannot decrease below zero. As a result, interest rates tend to move in a limited range, showing a tendency to revert to a long term average value. Similarly, the Ornstein-Uhlenbeck process can be used to model the behaviour of commodity prices, since it embodies the economic argument that when prices are &#145;too high&#146; demand will reduce and supply will increase, producing a counter-balancing effect. When prices are &#145;too low&#146; the opposite will occur, again pushing prices back towards some kind of long term average. <br/><br/>& & Leonard Ornstein (1880-1941) was a Dutch physicist who studied under Hendrik Antoon Lorenz at the University of Leiden, receiving a PhD on a problem in statistical mechanics. In 1914 Ornstein succeeded Peter Debye in the chair of theoretical physics at the University of Utrecht, and over the next three decades carried out important work in experimental atomic physics. The Dutch-American physicist George Uhlenbeck (1900-1988) studied under Paul Ehrenfest, receiving his PhD in 1927 for work on statistical methods in quantum theory. After spending eight years at the University of Michigan, in 1935 he moved to Utrecht to take up the chair vacated by Hendrik Kramers. Although most of his work was in statistical mechanics, he is perhaps best known today for his discovery in 1925 of electron spin, in collaboration with Samuel Goudsmit, another of Ehrenfest&#146;s students. <br/><br/>& & Not in OCLC.& Offprint from: Physical Review, vol. 36 (1930), pp. 823&#150;841. Original printed self-wrappers, pp. 823-841 [1:blank], very fine.

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        Minnesalbum S. A. Andr&#142;e [Andr&#142;e Memorial Album]

      Malmo, Sweden: Varldslitteraturens forlag, 1930. First Edition. 8vo, 63pp. 59 black-and-white photographic illustrations Ñ several full-page. PublisherÕs black pebbled cloth with bright gilt de-bossed signature of Andr&#142;e. A very well preserved copy in Fine condition. Rare. Not in Arctic Bibliography& & Photo album issued to commemorate Anrd&#142;eÕs 1897 balloon expedition to the North Pole. This remarkable publication tells the story of Andr&#142;eÕs expedition in photographs to include preparation, launch, discovery of the expeditionÕs remains on White Island in the Spitzbergen archipelago in 1930, and the funeral ceremonies. Text in Swedish. Rare.&

      [Bookseller: Chet Ross Rare Books]
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      Gongora, Madrid 1930 - Obra completa. Ex-libris, cinta de registro, nervios, tejuelos, conserva cubiertas originales. 14 tomos en 13 volumenes (I) XI-374 pág., 2 h. (II) 2 h., 398 pág., 1 h. (III) 2 h., 339 pág., 1 h. (IV) 2 h., 312 pág., 1 h. (V) 2 h., 401 pág., 2 h. (VI) 2 h., 332 pág., 1 h. (VII) 2 h., 372 pág., 2 h. (VIII) 2 h., 331 pág. (IX) 2 h., 337 pág., 1 h. (X) 285 pág., 2 h. (XI-XII) 96 pág de tasaciones e indices, mas 7 y 205 pág de suplemento.(XIII) 1ª adición con 7 mas 258 pág. (XIV) 2ª adición con 3 h y 273 pág. Las adiciones se editaron en 1996-9, y van en rustica editorial y van intonsos. Todos los volúmenes ilustrados con facsímiles a toda página con la descripción bibliográfica en el pie. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Libros Madrid]
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        A Treatise on Money- Complete 2 Vol. Set

      Harcourt Brace & Co, 1930-01-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1930: 2 Vols., both First Edition, First Printings; in scarce, price-clipped dust jackets. In Very Good overall condition. Clean pages, lightly age toned. Sound binding. Previous owner gift inscription and book plate in both volumes. Cloth shows light wear and rubbing. Fading to cloth at the spine ends. Volume II shows a bit more wear externally, with a ding to the bottom edge of the bottom board, and a dampstain to the base of the spine cloth and dust jacket. Both dust jacket show rubbing, tanning and some overall wear; with once again more wear to the jacket of Volume II, with a partially split and taped rear fold. A nice set overall, rarely seen in dust jackets.

      [Bookseller: Odd Duck Books]
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      London: Duckworth,, 1930. A Mediterranean Journal. Octavo. Publisher&#39;s light blue cloth titles gilt to spine, pictorial endpapers reproducing the jacket design of the trade issue, top edge gilt. Illustrated with photographs and a frontispiece drawing by Waugh. Spine a little tanned and faded and rolled, slight rubbing to ends and corners, faint spotting to edges and some end leaves, frontispiece just a little loose at the bottom; a very good copy. First edition, limited issue, of Waugh&#39;s first book of travel writing, an account of his Mediterranean honeymoon cruise with Evelyn Gardner; one of 110 numbered copies signed by Waugh and specially bound with a page of the original manuscript bound in. This is the only example of a title by Evelyn Waugh to be issued thus, as part of the brief vogue in the thirties for limited editions incorporating parts of the original manuscript. The fashion waned when authors realised the value of their working manuscripts, and the cost of loosing them in this way. Waugh, in the manuscript page included in this copy, expands upon ancient Egyptian art, and related how the discovery of the tomb of Tutankhamen was "vulgarised in the popular press".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Codorniu (Viniculture advertising placard)

      Spain 1930 - &#147;Codorníu&#148; Original Viniculture Advertising Placard showing wine barrel cellar of cava vineyard. Spain, ca. 1930 15 ¼&#148; x 22 ½&#148; framed Condition: water staining in upper left corner

      [Bookseller: Arader Galleries San Francisco]
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        John Leech on My Shelves

      Munich: Bremer Presse, 1930. (LEECH, JOHN) First Edition. One of 155 copies of which this is number 27, printed on Zanders hand-made paper and signed by Field. Folio. Illustrated. The etchings and phototypes printed by Franz Hanfstaengl and J.B. Obernetter. Original tan buckram over blue boards, paper spine label. Upper portion of front cover a trifle sunned; otherwise fine. With the bookplate of Samuel W. Lambert . A catalogue of the works of John Leech including his illustrated books, Leechiana, original drawings and sketches, list of etchings and woodcuts. Includes a short bibliography of books and articles relating to Leech

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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      1930. Paperback. Good. [PREWAR ADVERTISING] Matsubara Korenori, designer. TOKEI KINZOKU MEGANE- TEN KOKOKU ZUANSHU. Seibundo, Tokyo, Showa 5 [1930]. 29.9 X 22.1 cm. From an important series of design portfolios produced by Seibundo. This one is dedicated to shops specializing watches, jewelry, metalwork & eyeglasses. This volume consists of 50 pages of plates in both color and monochrome. Some edgewear, internal foxing, about good overall. Printed paper wrappers. Very unusual.

      [Bookseller: Boston Book Company]
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        Contact Collection of Contemporary Writers

      Contact Editions, Paris,., 1930. Octavo. Original grey wrappers, printed in black, all edges untrimmed. Housed in a blue cloth slipcase. Wrappers a trifle dusty, backstrip lightly tanned and with a trace of creasing and a superficial split at the lower joint. Very good indeed. First edition, sole printing. One of just 300 copies printed. McAlmon&#39;s magnificent collection of work by his peers. Containing important contributions by Barnes, Bryer, Butts, Douglas, Ford, Hemingway, H.D., Joyce, Mina Loy Pound, Stein, Williams and others. Joyce submitted - from Work in Progress - the introductory passage of H.C. Earwicker. From the library of Sperisen with his neat book label to the verso of the first blank and with the book label inside the rear wrapper of Shakespeare and Company, where this copy had originally been sold.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Castle. A Novel.

      London: Martin Secker 1930 - First English edition, 8vo, xii, 450, (2) pp. Small closed tear to the final leaf, some occasional minor foxing. Recent grey half calf.

      [Bookseller: Bow Windows Bookshop (ABA, ILAB)]
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        Mémorial Walter Sauer. Forest 1889 - Alger 1927.

      Bruxelles, sur les presses de l'Imprimerie J.-E. Goossens, 1930. With 26 plates, some in colour. Large folio. 17 + [3] pp. + plates. Limited to 335 copies. Loose sheets in publisher's cover and halfcloth-portfolio. Portfolio weakly stained on frontboard.. Copy no. 9 of 75 printed on Japanese vellum.With a foreword by Georges-M. Baltus

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        The Good Soldier: Schweik

      Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran and Company, Inc.,, 1930. Translated by Paul Selver. Octavo. Original orange cloth, titles to spine and decoration to upper board in brown. With the dust jacket. Line drawings by Joseph Lada throughout. Small mark to upper board. In the orange dust jacket that is lightly rubbed and sunned to spine with a few small chips and a perforated stamp to the front flap. An excellent copy. First US edition, first printing. The classic war comedy that inspired Catch-22.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        MICKEY MOUSE ANNUAL 1930 FOR 1931

      Dean & Son Ltd. 1930 - 1930. Almost very good condition with no wrapper. The first Mickey Mouse Annual. Colourful pictorial paper boards show Mickey sitting, drawing with a quill. Colour frontis plus three other colour plates. Spine and corners are bumped and worn. Wear to cover edges; a little chipping. Front endpaper MISSING. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Some foxing. Maze puzzle attempted. [R] [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Stella & Rose's Books, PBFA]
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        Berlin Alexanderplatz. Die Geschichte von Franz Biberkopf

      Bln., S. Fischer 1930.. 21.-30. Aufl. 528 S., 3 Bll. OLn. Vors., Einbd. u. Schnitt leicht fleckig. vgl. W.-G.² 24 - Mit eh., Signatur des Verfassers a. d. Titelbl., datiert [19]31.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Burgverlag]
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      In 8vo; pp. XVI, 365. Ventitre tavole fuori testo con luoghi e vedute dell'isola. Edizione a tiraggio limitato, copia n. 26 di 525 firmata dall'autore. Esemplare intonso a fogli chiusi. Dedica autografa: ?To John in memory of an evening on Capri from Norman?. Mezza tela azzurra, tassello al dorso con titolo in oro, cerniere logore. Giunto nel 1888 Douglas fu subito preso dallo scenario isolano e trasfuse tutto il suo studio ed interesse per l?isola in quest?opera storicamente completa e particolareggiata, importante per le notizie sugli scrittori di Capri. Woolf, A 33 b; Sandomenico, pag. 180.

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Casella]
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        Spécialite de Coffrets

      (N.p.: Biscuiterie de Luxe Plouvier & Truffaut-Croix, c. 1930). Oblong quarto. (7)ff., plus four additional smaller samples laid in. A trade catalogue containing salesman&#39;s samples of nine different decorative lids for biscuit tins, with designs printed in bright color on metal. The designs are captioned "J. J. Carnaud & F. de B. I. -- Paris." The album contains six samples mounted to the pages with small metal fasteners, and four additional examples laid in. The largest designs measure approximately 9 3/4 by 10 1/2 inches, and smallest are oblong designs measuring 8 1/4 by 4 1/2 inches and 7 3/4 by 6 inches. The designs include a romantic evening scene on a Venetian gondola, a Jugendstijl-inspired pattern of flowers and butterflies in red, yellow, and green, Harlequin and Columbine, a Japanese-inspired view of a temple gate, and a Saharan scene of a man riding a camel bordered by arabesque patterns, which is included twice. A typed price list is affixed to the last page of the album. Bound in dark slate-blue cloth with decorative rules and the company&#39;s name printed in white to the front cover. Covers show some light rubbing and the cloth has a few bubbles to the rear cover, some scattered spotting to the endpapers, else about fine.

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers]
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        MOBY DICK

      New York: Random House, 1930. First edition thus. Hard Cover. Very Good/very good. 8vo. Pictorial cloth in black and silver. Very good in like jacket. Jacket spine toned. Mild rubbing, edgewear overall. Several tape reinforcements to underside. Book has slight lean, trace shelfwear. Overall, handsome and uncommon this condition. First trade edition of what many consider Kent&#39;s masterpiece. Indeed, Melville&#39;s name is omitted from the front cover in lieu of Kent&#39;s. xxxi, [1], 822, [6]pp, with 275 reproductions of Kent&#39;s illustrations.

      [Bookseller: Brian Cassidy, Bookseller]
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        Illustrated Map of the Route of Transcontinental Air Transport, Inc. (Cover title: Coast to Coast by Plane and Train)

      Transcontinental Air Transport Inc.. 1930.. Color pictographic / pictorial map, 14 x 31 inches on sheet size 15 x 31 3/4 inches, folding as issued to 7 3/4 x 4 1/8 inches, text and route map on verso, upper left and right panels adhered to cloth covered boards. A few ink notations and light soiling to verso; very good condition. Colorful map with decorative border featuring vignette illustrations of cities and landmarks found along the TAT route. Verso includes "Certificate of Flight" inscribed with details from a February 8, 1930, flight from Columbus, Ohio, to St. Louis, MO. .

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        Seventeen (17) Black-and-White Press Photographs of Darrow

      1930. [Darrow, Clarence (1857-1938)]. [A Collection of seventeen (17) Black-and-White Press Photographs of Darrow, 1894-1938]. Sizes ranging from 5" x 7" to 8-1/2" x 11-1/2." Light to moderate edgewear, annotations and tipped-in captions to versos, some photos have crop marks and creases, the photo of Ruby Darrow has heavy crop marks. * Seven of these are candid and posed images of Darrow in his office, there are two contact sheets with images from the Scopes Trial, a contact sheet with two images, one relating to the Scopes another to the Loeb-Leopold trial, an image from the Loeb-Leopold trial, two shots relating to the Massie Trial, two images relating to his NRA testimony, a picture of Darrow with his wife, Ruby, and a picture of her alone.

      [Bookseller: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.]
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        LA FLAUTA DEL SAPO. Poemas.

      Edición Privada, s.i., Valle de Arán 1930 - 1ª ed. 10.7x16. 66pp. 1h. Rústica. Cubierta ilustrada por Goico Aguirre. Este es el segundo libro de Casona (Alejandro Rodríguez Alvarez (Tineo, Asturias 1903 - Madrid 1965,), impreso (según el 'Homenaje a Alejandro Casona', Madrid 1935,) en la imprenta escolar que había establecido en el Valle de Arán. Sobre Goico Aguirre, no hemos conseguido ninguna información clara. Tirada de 115 ejemplares. A falta de portadilla. Manchas en las cubiertas. Muy raro. Envíos para España: el pago contra reembolso conlleva un recargo de 2 Euros.

      [Bookseller: Carmichael Alonso libros]
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        Wall Street Ventures and Adventures Through Forty Years Illustrated

      HARPER & BROTHERS PUBLISHERS, NEW YORK / LONDON 1930 - Pictorial dust jacket in a Mylar protective cover: moderate book, shelf, edge wear, rubs, corner bumps, soiling, discoloration. Boards: gilt title on front cover and on a sun-faded spine, edge wear, front/back hinge cracks. Interior: pages browning, foxing, rubber stamp name/address from the previous owner on the front and back paste-down papers and front/back free end papers. Cartoon paste-down from the previous owner on the front free end paper. DATE PUBLISHED: 1930 EDITION: FIRST ED 313 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Princeton Antiques Bookshop]
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        Moby Dick: Or the Whale

      Random House, 1930-01-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. New York: Random House, 1930. 295 pp. First Edition Thus, First Printing. Original silver stamped black cloth binding, in the scarce dust jacket. Hardcover, in Good+ condition, in A Good dust jacket. Clean text. Sound binding. Tide marks to the edges of the rear board, rear paste down and the last several pages. Small vintage label from a bookstore to front free end paper. Black spot and light foxing to top edge of page block. Rubbing to silver gilt stamping. The dust jacket shows an archival tape repair made from the verso at the front flap fold, which appears to have once been split fully. Tide marks to rear and spine panel of the dust jacket. A nice copy overall, rare in the original dust jacket.

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        Moby Dick

      Moby Dick FIRST EDITION THUS Herman Melville 1930 Rockwell Kent Illustrated, 1930. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Random House, New York 1930. First Edition Thus / First Printing. Dated 1930 with no additional printings listed. Black cloth boards with silver lettering and illustration on the front board and spine. Illustrated throughout by Rockwell Kent. Book Condition: Very Good+, clean boards and spine, book is tight and square, chip at the foot of the spine, light spots, tight spine. Dust Jacket Condition: Good, wrapped in a new clean removable mylar cover, chipping, paper loss at the jacket spine, age toning.

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        Vol. 18 of 29 Atlases of Insurance Maps for Brooklyn.Coney Island and Brighton Beach

      New York: Sanborn Map Company, 1930. hardcover. very good. Atlas. Lithograph with original hand coloring. Massive elephant folio. Decorative calligraphic titles, indices, and key maps. Contains a set of 86 detailed maps of southern Brooklyn along with changes recorded on paste-on correction slips through 1974. Quarter leather binding with gilt title on front and spine. Minor wear to spine of original protective canvas cover. This volume includes Sheepshead Bay, Shore Parkway, Gravesend Bay, Beach Line, the Boardwalk and the Cyclone. The Sanborn map collection consists of a uniform series of large scale maps, dating from 1867 to the present depicting the commercial, industrial, and residential sections of some twelve thousand cities and towns in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. The maps were designed to assist fire insurance agents in determining the degree of hazard associated with a particular property and therefore show the size, shape and construction of dwellings, commercial buildings, and factories as well as fire walls locations of windows and doors, sprinkler systems, and types of roofs. The maps also indicate widths and names of streets, property boundaries, building use, and house and block numbers. They show locations of water mains, giving their dimensions, and of fire alarm boxes and hydrants. Sanborn maps are an unrivaled source of information about the structure and use of buildings in American Cities. The collection includes some fifty thousand editions of fire insurance maps comprising an estimated seven hundred thousand individual sheets. The Library of Congress holdings represent the largest extant collection of maps produced by the Sanborn Map Company. The majority of the maps were acquired by the Library through copyright deposit, but the collection was substantially enriched in 1967 when the Bureau of the Census transferred to the Library of Congress a complete set. The 1,899 loose-leaf binders were particularly noteworthy because they included later editions than those previously acquired by the Library. The Bureau of the Census set of maps had been regularly updated by printed, paste-on corrections supplied by the Sanborn Map Company, whereas the Library of Congress copies were retained in the form in which they were copyrighted.

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        N by E

      Random House, New York 1930 - fIRST EDITION, PRINTER'S COPY, of an edition limited to 900 copies, signed by Kent. A near fine and would be fine except for bookplate on front paste down and bookshop label on rear paste down, binding between cover on ffe weak.The distinctive binder's cloth may be slightly soiled, or the variation in color may be in the cloth itself, spine just a bit faded;, fine black top stain and one tiny smudge on the bottom corner of text block; in all other ways a very fine copy of an extremely attractive book, one of Kent's best graphic works. Slipcase in fine condition except it is missing paper label at spine. Eight full page inserts, were made from original woodcuts. There are over a hundred original illustrations by kent, that told the story he wrote about a trip to Greenland as told by it's people and their storytellers. A must for a Rockwell Kent collector. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      Bodley Head, UK 1930 - 1st Edition Thus 1930. Translated from the French of Oscar Wilde, with sixteen drawings by Aubrey Beardsley. Bound in original red cloth stamped in blind with Aubrey Beardsley poppy design . Original dust jacket, with the same design in green. Book is very good++ and very bright. Contents very good. Very light foxing to some pages. The wrapper is very good++ and bright. Edges lightly rubbed and nicked. Small loss to spine tips. A small closed tear to edge. A nice edition. More images can be taken upon request. Ref [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Savoy Cocktail Book

      London: Constable & Company, Ltd.,, 1930. Octavo. Recent black morocco, titles and decoration to spine gilt, raised bands, single rule to boards gilt, marbled endpapers, gilt edges. Decorations by Gilbert Rumbold. An excellent copy handsomely bound. First edition, early issue of this fantastic art deco-period publication.

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        Labels: A Mediterranean Journal

      London: Duckworth, 1930. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Chipping to top right of jacket, inner flap and top of spine, small puncture to jacket at top corner on rear of jacket. Some browning to spine and light foxing. Some spotting to edge, book is clean but for occasional spots of light foxing to margin and offsetting to end paper. Book is tightly bound. 206p, illustrations including maps all present..

      [Bookseller: Ian Reilly Books]
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        Castle Gay

      London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1930, 1930. Thriller. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. Publisher&#39;s blue cloth in pictorial dustwrapper. Some trivial wear to wrapper and a little edge dusting; appears unopened. A bright and attractive copy. Uncommon in such fresh condition. The second &#39;shocker&#39; to feature Dickson McCunn, the unlikliest of Buchan&#39;s heroes; a middle-aged owner of a prominent Glasgow grocery firm who has just sold his business and is seeking other activities, who finds himself embroiled in unsought adventure, intrigue and murder. Blanchard

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        My Early Life. A Roving Commission

      London: Thornton Butterworth Limited,, 1930. Octavo. Original pinkish cloth, titles gilt to spine and upper board, publisher&#39;s device in blind to the bottom fore-corners of both boards. Frontispiece and 15 other plates, folding map, maps to the text. Illustrated bookplate. Contents very faintly toned as usual, spine faded, corners rubbed, still a very good copy indeed, sound and attractive First edition, first impression; first issue without the first volume of World Crisis listed in the "Works by the same author" on the half-title verso. Churchill&#39;s first volume of sustained biography is a highly entertaining account of his childhood, schooldays at Harrow, military training at Sandhurst, experiences as a war correspondent in Cuba, and service attached to the Malakand field force on the northwest frontier of India, charging with the 21st lancers at Omdurman, and as a POW in South Africa during the Boer War.

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