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        Upland Game Bird Shooting in America. Introduction by Colonel Lewis S. Thompson

      New York: Derrydale Press, 1930. New York: Derrydale Press, 1930. First Edition. One of 850 copies. 4to. 64 plates (5 colored) by Lynn Bogue Hunt, Blake, Schaldach, A.B. Frost, et al. xxv, [iii], 249 pp. Original brown cloth, gilt, t.e.g. Minor soiling at foot of spine. Bookplate. Near fine copy in printed dust jacket (worn, front panel complete, back panel with small losses at bottom; spine panel defective, faded, split, with loss of bottom two inches). Siegel 45; Frazier C-11-a; Biscotti p. 92 . One of the great and most sought-after books of the Derrydale Press, with contributions from some of America's most knowledgeable sportsmen. It fully deserves Siegel's remark, "an excellent and timeless work."

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        Histoire De La Peinture

      FONT>9 by 7; (xiii) 286pp., 287-587pp., 588-887pp., 1930. FONT>9 by 7; (xiii) 286pp., 287-587pp., 588-887pp., 1930 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Alarge handwritten history of paintings in three volumes. Penned by one Joan Sandeman, whose name is stamped in gilt to the base of each spine. Each volume is filled with tipped in postcards - primarily monochrome or sepia - and other illustrations, which appear to have perhaps been cut from magazines or other books. Covering a wide variety of artists including Gustave Ricard, Charles Chaplin, Vouet, Fragonand, William Bouguereau and Ribot. Written in French. A unique and interesting set. Condition: Uniformly bound in quarter calf over marbled boards. Externally, smart with some light rubbing and wear only. Internally, firmly bound. Pages have occasional spots and handling marks but are on the whole bright and clean. Overall: VERY GOOD..

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        Labels: A Mediterranean Journal.

      London: Duckworth, 1930. - Hardcover with Dustjacket. First Edition. A very attractive, very collectable copy of Waugh's fabulous travel classic, in the original, very rare dustjacket. The Dustjacket is in a clear protective sleeve. It is Very Good Minus condition, a little yellowed with age, some creasing and a few small tears to the edges, and minor loss to the spine ends and one of the corners. It has been price-clipped. There is a "Recommended by the Book Society" label on the front, which blends in well with the design. The spine of the dustjacket indicates "Second Impression" (also October 1930), whilst the book itself is 3rd impression. The blue cloth binding is in Very Good shape with minor bumping to corners and spine ends. The cloth has faded a little at the extremities and spine, and there are one or two marks on the rear board. The pages are in Very Good Plus condition, very clean, slightly yellowing with age, with light foxing to the prelims. There is a small, neat contemporary gift inscription to the front free end paper. A previous owner has made a couple of small notations in pencil. All of the illustrations called for (including a frontispiece sketch by Waugh himself, two maps, and various photos) are present. Bookseller reference 8. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Distribution of Luminosity in Elliptical Nebulae

      Washington, DC: Carnegie Institution, reprinted from the Astrophysical Journal, Vol. LXXI,, 1930. Washington, DC: Carnegie Institution, reprinted from the Astrophysical Journal, Vol. LXXI,, 1930. Contributions from the Mount Wilson Observatory, No. 398. Octavo. Original light greenish-blue wrappers printed in black. 1 plates, illustrations and diagrams throughout the text. Punctures to lower wrappers also affecting second half of the text leaves, wrappers slightly toned. A very good copy. First separate edition. This article builds on Hubble's work at Mt. Wilson in 1923 and 24, in which he discovered that the Milky Way was not, as previously believed, the extent of the universe, but just one galaxy among many. Hubble had shown that many "nebulae" were in fact galaxies filled with stars, but at the time this paper was published it was not clear whether the elliptical variety were true nebulae (clouds of gas and dust), or larger galaxies. Here he discusses the use of luminosity measurements in classifying and understanding these elliptical nebulae, but refrains from taking sides in the debate.

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        Tarzan at the Earth's core. New York, Metropolitan, 1930. VII, 301 S. Mit 1 Frontisp. OLwd. (etw. berieben) mit Farbkopie des OU. (mit Schutzfolie).

      1930. . Erste Ausgabe.- Widmung auf vorderem Vorsatz. Papierbedingt leicht gebräunt. && Tarzan At The Earth's Core. New York, Metropolitan Books, Inc. Publishers, (1930). Octavo. Pp. I-VII, 1-301. With 1 Frontispiece by J. Allen St. John. Original green cloth, dustjacket copy in color of the original wrappers (in protected foil).- First Edition .- Binding slightly rubbed, capitals bit more. Paper lightly browned, dedication (1932) on front endpaper.

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        Grand Hotel

      G. Bles, 1930-01-01. G. Bles, 1930-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good. FIRST EDITION. London: Geoffrey Bles, 1930. 315 pp. First edition, first printing. (Stated "First published September 1930" on copyright page.) Very Good condition hardcover in about Good condition dust jacket. Clean pages. Very light staining to spine and wear on front board. Dust jacket spine panel sunned, dampstaining (more visible on verso) there as well and in adjacent area of front panel. Jacket is mylar-protected, Original price intact (7s. 6d.). A nice copy, desirable with photo-illustrated jacket.The first English-language edition of Vicki Baum's novel Grand Hotel, preceding the American edition. Basis of the great Edmund Goulding film, which won the 1932 Academy Award for Best Picture.

      [Bookseller: Odd Duck Books]
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        Henri Matisse.

      Paris, Chroniques du Jour (1930). Einzige Ausgabe.. Illustrierte Originalbroschur in illustrierter Orig.-Halbleinenmappe mit Schließbändern (etwas lichtrandig und fleckig, Ecken leicht bestoßen). 50, z. T. nicht pag. S. inkl. 4 pochoirkolorierten Tafeln und 40 s/w Tafeln. 4°. Aufwendige, deutschsprachige Publikation mit den 4 schönen, farbfrischen pochoirkolorierten Blättern. Innendeckel der Mappe und der Broschur jeweils mit Exlibris "Haus Henkell". Buchblock und Rücken der empfindlichen Broschur gebrochen.. Nr. 145 von 200 Exemplaren der Gesamtauflage.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Knöll]
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        Henri-Matisse. Mit 37 (v. 38) Abb. (8 ganzs.), darunter 3 (von 4) pochoirkolorierten Tafeln und 40 Tafeln in sep. Teil.

      Paris, Chronique du jour (1930). 4°. 49 S. Orig.-Broschur mit transparenter Peramentfolie in Orig.-Halbleinenmappe mit Schließbändern. Im Auftrag von Gualtieri di San Lazzaro in einer einmaligen Aufl. v. 200 Expl. gedruckt. - - Mappe nur leicht gebräunt, die empfindliche Broschur einmal gebrochen, es fehlt die Farbtafel "Stilleben auf dem Bufett"!.

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        The Savoy Cocktail Book.

      London, Constable & Company, Ltd., 1930 - Octavo. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in black morocco, title block to spine silver, title block to front board silver, pictorial block to front board of a cocktail copied from one of the illustrations, twin rule to turn-ins silver, plain coated red endpapers, all edges silver. Original endpapers bound in. A fine copy. First edition. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Le cantique des cantiques

      Paris, N. Matzneff, Ed. Orion, 1930.: . Paris, N. Matzneff, Ed. Orion, 1930., 1930. En feuillets sous couverture imprimée rempliée, chemise cartonnée et emboîtage.. 25/33 cm, 109 pp.. Le texte de cet ouvrage a été traduit de l'Hébreu sous la direction de M. Zadoc-Kahn. Notre exemplaine numéroté I (sur un total de 10 ex. numérotés en chiffres romains hors-commerce) provient de la bibliothèque de G. Duhamel, il lui fut sans doute offert par E. Legrand. Il comprend deux suites des gravures, une du premier état, une du second état, soit 23 hors-texte et 12 in-texte. Le tirage total est de 110 exemplaires. Bel état, seulement quelques rousseurs claires à la couverture et aux premier et dernier feuillets blancs. L'impression des gravures est très vigoureuse.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Traits et Caracteres]
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        Cantique des cantiques.

      Livre etabli par Samuel Chamberlain en mai 1930 (sans lieu).. Illustration de Clark Fay. Texte francais de ce cantique des cantiques est celui des abbes Glaire et Vigourox. Les pointes seches originale de Clark Fay sont tirees par Edmond Rigal. 58 pages avec des nombreuses illustrations (planches et vignettes). In-folio, cuire avec tranches dorees dans emboitage. Tirage numerote et limite a 105 exemplaires (numerote de 1 a 100 et avec des lettres A-E. Les 5 exemplaires lettres sond sur papier de Montval pour les collaborateurs. Cet exemplaire porte la lettre C.. En tres bon etat.

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        Az Elet Csodái (The Science of Life) Volume III ONLY

      Pantheon-kiadás, 1930. Pantheon-kiadás, 1930. Hardcover. Fair/No Dustjacket. 1930. No dust jacket. Signed by the H G WELLS and dedicated to S...S... (name illegible).Volume III only in blue cloth cover with gilt lettering. Clean but yellowed pages with no markings or annotations.B&W illustrations and photographs. Moderate wear and scuffing to the boards, mainly on the spine, edges and corners.The front hinge is cracked thus the front board is slack, but the rest of the binding remains firm.Some bleach markings to the boards as well as some 'paint' markings.

      [Bookseller: The World of Rare Books]
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        4 autograph letters and 2 (1 autogr. and 1 typed) postcards, all signed.

      Neuilly-sur-Seine and n. p., 1930 to 1976.. Large 4to and 8vo. Altogether 6 pp. on 6 ff. Together with 2 typed letters by Labisse (carbon copies) and 2 letters of response.. To the Belgian author, filmmaker and documentarist Henri Storck. The first letter dates from the beginning of their friendship; in it, Labisse argues vehemently against becoming involved in politics: "Occupons nous essentiellement d'art et de litterature. Bougre de nom de Dieu!, nous ne sommes bon qu'a cela. C'est deja quelque chose, il y a tant qui y sont etrangers. Je ne condescendrai jamais a jeter le plus infime regard sur les [illegible] de la societe, laissons les laver leur linge sale en famille ; que m'importe les regiments, ils se valent tous, ils sont tous aussi mauvais. Henri, nous ne pouvons nous occuper de tout. Laissons les politiciens s'arracher les yeux pour avoir le pouvoir [ ]" (17. V. 1930). - In one letter, Labisse asks his friend to take pictures of the paintings in his possession for an illustrated catalogue of his work: "j'aimerais que tu me fasse parvenir 2 photographies de chaque tableau de moi que tu possedes. 'Le bapteme de l'air'. 'Le demythifieur'. Et si possible celles du portrait que j'ai fait de ta soeur Janot [ ]" (18. X. 1976). - One month later, he has obviously gotten some of the pictures as well as some other documents, reminding him of their youth: "Merci pour les documents, souvenir de notre puberte. Tu dois en avoir une ou deux avec James Ensor sur la plage - pendant le tournage d'un de tes films - mais je ne me souviens plus [ ] du film. Au sujet des negatifs noirs et blancs, les tableaux photographies pour [illegible], je te remercie, cela sera tres utile. Voila ceux qui me manquent : Document I: Bonjour Marie; [ ] L'infallibilite; [ ] Decouverte de l'amerique [ ]; Document II: Le combat singulier; [ ]. Fais les moi parvenir quand tu pourras [ ]" (22. XI. 1976). - In 1977, on the occasion of Stock's 70th birthday, Labisse honors his fried by a long letter (or was it a speech?) about the latter's accomplishments: "Nous nous sommes connus en 1926. Tu etais alors un garcon un peu austere et un tantinet dogmatique. Malgre nos caracteres assez differents il s'etablit tres vite entre nous une amitie complice, et, avec l'impetuosite de la jeunesse nous foncames allegrement dans le ventre mou des Arts. Ostende, a cette epoque, etait une ville extraordinaire [ ] En 1927, aventure mirobolante Tu inventes le CLUB DU CINEMA d'OSTENDE, un des premiers du genre. J'en suis nomme pompeusement le Secretaire General. [ ] Et puis, en 1929, ce fut LA MORT DE VENUS, ton premier court metrage de fiction, tourne sur la plage avec une ravissante autrichienne, un colonel en retraite et moi-meme. Helas, il ne reste que quelques rarissimes photographies de cette oeuvre historique malheureusement perdue. Je cesserai maintenant d'egrener ces quelques souvenirs tres anciens. Les nombreux films que tu as realises depuis sont tous ici 'en chair et en os' illustrant magnifiquement ton soixante dixieme anniversaire et tes cinquante ans de cinema. [ ]" (7. V. 1977). - James Ensor (1860-1949) was a Belgian painter and printmaker.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris, Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        A Roving Commission (signed copy)

      Scribners, NY, 1930, 2nd impsn. - The second printing of the first American edition of Churchill?s autobiography, identified by the lack of a ?A? code on the copyright page, Bound in a smooth red cloth which has proved very prone to fading on the spine. 377 pages, illustrated with photos, maps and drawings. This copy is worn, loosesm], and has a well faded spoine with gilt barely legible. Signed on the free endpoaper "Inscribed by Winston S. Churchill Jan 1932 Toledo, O" (A37b.2). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        MY EARLY LIFE A Roving Commission

      Thornton Butterworth , 1930. Thornton Butterworth , 1930. First edition. Original puce cloth titled in gilt. A near fine copy, end papers neatly replaced, but the cloth bright and crisp with only a little of the fading to the spine to which this book is particularly prone. Seventeen photographic plates and eleven maps or diagrams (mainly full page) in the text. Churchill's highly readable autobiography, covering his childhood and early days in politics.

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      London: C. W. Beaumont,, 1930. London: C. W. Beaumont,, 1930. Octavo. Original pink cloth, gilt titles to spine, gilt centrepiece to front cover, fore edge untrimmed. With the illustrated dust jacket. With hand-coloured decorations by Eileen Mayo. Spine very lightly sunned, slight wear to top and bottom board edges, top edge lightly foxed and dusty. An excellent copy in jacket with slightly dusty spine, slight chipping to spine ends and a few closed tears. Signed limited edition, number 54 of 100 copies signed by the author and the artist. One of Beaumont's children's books, a toy alphabet with rhymes accompanied by coloured line drawings.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Der Mann ohne Eigenschaften. Roman. Erstes(-Zweites) Buch [von 3]. In 2 Bänden.

      Rowohlt, Berlin. 1930(-1933).. 605 S., 1 Bl.; 1074 S. u. 1 Bl. 8°, Orig.-Leinenbde. (Entwurf von Emil Rudolf Weiss, gebunden bei H. Fikentscher, Leipzig).. Erste Ausgabe. - Vorliegend alle zu Lebzeiten Musils erschienenen Bände. - Einbände etwas gebräunt u. angestaubt, sonst gut erhalten. - KNLL XXII, 110. Für unsere Schweizer Kunden: Konto in der Schweiz vorhanden

      [Bookseller: Rotes Antiquariat]
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      Chapman & Hall , 1930. Chapman & Hall , 1930. First edition. Original marbled cloth. A near fine copy, bright and crisp with just a hint of fading to the spine and some spotting to the page edges. Striking orange and black pictorial title page designed by the author. The author's successful second novel, charting the rise of the 'Bright Young Things'. The 2003 film of the book was directed by Stephen Fry and entitled "Bright Young Things".

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        A Treatise on Money.

      London: Macmillan, 1930 - Two volumes, octavo. Original publisher's cloth, spines ruled and lettered gilt. Joints lightly rubbed. Spines worn at head and foot. A good set. Ownership inscription of Constance Braithwaite to the front free endpaper of volume one, noting it was a gift from her brother Richard B. Braithwaite, Cambridge professor of philosophy, neatly crossed through by a later owner. First edition. Fundaburk 9998; Mattioli 1847; Moggridge A 7.1; The New Palgrave III, pp. 19-39. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        THE OFFICIAL HISTORY OF THE AUSTRALIAN ARMY MEDICAL SERVICES IN THE WAR OF 1914-1918 Volume I - Gallipoli, Palestine and New Guinea. Volume II - the Western Front. Volume III - Special Problems and Services

      Canberra: Australian War Memorial. Canberra: Australian War Memorial. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. First Edition. Hardcover. All first editions, Volume 1 - 1930, pages xxvi, 873, 24 maps, many illustrations. Volume 2 - 1940, pages xvi, 1010, 13 maps, many illustrations. Volume 3 - 1943, pages xx, 1103, many illustrations. All in very good condition, small mark to spine of Vol. 2.; 220 x 140mm .

      [Bookseller: M & A Simper Bookbinders]
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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.

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        RECENT PAINTINGS BY VANESSA BELL. With a Foreword by Virginia Woolf

      London: The London Artists' Association, February 4th to March 8th, 1930., 1930 Woolf. Virginia. RECENT PAINTINGS BY VANESSA BELL. With a Foreword by Virginia Woolf. London: The London Artists' Association, February 4th to March 8th, 1930. A fine, fresh, amazing example. Issued in an edition of 500 copies, most of which never saw the big picture. [Kirkpatrick B10 - "It is probable that the catalogue was distributed free"]. Sm. 8vo., 8 pages - printed stapled self-wrappers. The first four pages of text consists entirely of Virginia Woolf's forward. . First Edition..

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        Gutachten über die Reichselektrizitätsversorgung. VOLLSTÄNDIG. Mit 12 Listen im Text. 30 Listen im Anhang und 23 farbigen Plänen.

      Berlin, VDI-Verlag G.M.B.H. 1930,. 27 Seiten ORIGINALganzleinen. 4°.. Die Mappe sowie die einzelnen Blätter befinden sich in einem guten Zustand. Mit einem Exlibris auf dem inneren Deckel. SIEHE FOTO!

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      - Imprensa Libano da Silva, Tr. do fala Só, 24. Lisboa. 1930. In-fólio de 27- I págs. Br. "É dedicado este CANCIONEIRO à memória dos precursores Cesário Verde, Camilo Pessanha, Angelo de Lima e Mário de Sá-Carneiro". Insere poemas destes autores e ainda de Miguel Torga, Adolfo Casais Monteiro, Alfredo Guisado, Álvaro de Campos, Fernando Pessoa, António Ferro, António de Navarro, António Pedro, Augusto Ferreira Gomes, Augusto de Santa Rita, Branquinho da Fonseca, Carlos Queiroz, Côrtes-Rodrigues, Edmundo de Bettencourt, Fernanda de Castro, Gil Vaz, Almada Negreiros, José Régio, Luís de Montalvor, Mário Saa, e Violante de Cysneiros, pseudónimo de Armando Côrtes-Rodrigues. Na capa da brochura, impressa em papel azul-cinza om impressão a azul e ouro, vêm os seguintes dizeres: CANCIONEIRO.LISBOA 1930. I SALÃO DOS INDEPENDENTES. Publicação modernista de limitadíssima tiragem. Capas da brochura com as margens interiormente reforçadas. The Cancionero is a collection of poems, sparsely written by various Portuguese writers of the twentieth century.Good copy. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Diamant Brokat - Gold Brokat.

      . Two trade catalogues showing wallpaper samples from the thirties. No publisher nor date, Germany ca. 1930. Two oblong 8vo trade sample catalogues, containing over 250 sample sheets of wallpaper in various colourful designs. In original stiff wrappers with gilt title.* Very diverse and bright samples. Some of them would certainly be very fashionable again today. We could not find any information about which firm issued these catalogues. It seems that this was a luxurious line of wallpapers, since the designs are often very artistically composed. This is underlined by the words "Marke Excellenz" on the covers. Wrappers slightly worn on corners, samples all clean and bright and in mint condition..

      [Bookseller: Dieter Schierenberg BV]
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        Porträt eines bärtigen alten Mannes in Shanghai. Signierte, kolorierte Original-Photographie von Johannes Wirtky.

      Um 1930.. 30,2 x 24,4 cm, auf Trägerkarton montiert und dort signiert.. Eindrucksvolle Aufnahme des deutschen Fotografen Johannes Wirtky, der in den dreißiger Jahren des letzten Jahrhunderts in Shanghai lebte und das "Paris des Ostens" vielfach porträtierte.

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        ANZA'S CALIFORNIA EXPEDITIONS (Complete 5 Volume Set)

      Berkeley: University of California Press, 1930. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1930. Five volume set. First editions. Published Berkeley: University of California Press, 1930. 8vo., xxiv+ 529; xvi+473; xxii+436; xiv+552; xx+426 pp., illustrated with14 maps (some folld-out), 106 plates, 47 facsimiles. Translations of the diaries of Anza, Font, Eixarch, Diaz, Garces, and narratives of Palou and Moraga. 1773 &1774 expeditions and founding of Monterey and San Francisco. 8vo., blue ribbed cloth with gilt titles. Minor dust spotting on top edge of page blocks, name on pastedowns. Near fine, clean, crisp, bright set.. 1st. Hard. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo.

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      1930 - Maquette préparatoire pour des cartes publicitaires, magasin de prêt à porter "Marlène", (1930), gouache et mine de plomb, 24 x 17 cm. Trois jeunes-femmesprésentent des modèles de manteaux sur un fond automnal. Brunissures au calque, petites usures. Oeuvre originalevres

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        The Plant Introductions of Reginald Farrer

      London New Flora and Sylva Ltd 1930. VG : in very good condition without dust jacket. Previous owner's ink name to ffep. Boards slightly rubbed and marked with slight bumping. Contents VG. Teg Limited Edition White linen boards with gilt titles to spine 280mm x 210mm (11" x 8"). xi; 113pp. 4 b/w photos and 12 coloured plates by R Farrer. First Edition, Limited Edition of 500 of which 450 were for sale.

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        Rytir Smil. Farbig aquarellierte Original-Zeichnungen.

      Um 1930.. 30 x 22 cm. 15 Tafeln mit kolorierten Bleistiftzeichnungen und handgeschriebenem Text.. Anonym erschienenes Mappenwerk des wohl berühmtesten tschechischen Eroticons. Die derb gereimte Ballade ist die Geschichte des Ritters Smil, der Jungfrau ist und sich am Loch im Faß in seinem Zimmer vergnügt, bis ihm eine Burgmagd zeigt, wie man's richtig macht. Sie ist mit Ritter Smil viel beschäftigt und nicht in ihrem Zimmer, als ihr Exliebhaber, ein Knappe, zu ihr kommt. Nur ihre Oma ist da, der Knappe verwechselt in der Nacht die Oma mit seiner jungen Exgeliebten und ist in der Früh darüber zerknirscht. Die Oma dagegen genoss diese Nacht sehr. Am Schluss heiratet Ritter Smil die glücklicher Magd und das Volk feiert ihn aufgrund seiner Liebeskünste. Der handgeschriebene Text wurde kongenial und pornografisch von dem tschechischen Künstler Jarka Stika illustriert, der hier natürlich anonym blieb. Die Tafeln gedunkelt mit schwachen Randläsuren. Teils stärker fingerfleckig.

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        Cakes and Ale

      William Heinemann Ltd., London 1930 - Widow's request for a biography of her late husband, a writer, unearths truths about his first wife--and muse. Original 1930 first edition with second printing points (both printings were issued concurrently). No writing, marks, underlining, or bookplates. No remainder marks. Spine is tight and crisp. Boards are flat and true, and the corners are square. No dust jacket. This copy was sold by Brentano's booksellers in Paris and still includes their orange label on the rear board paper. An aged but very crisp and tight copy. Includes an archival mylar cover. Satisfaction guaranteed! [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        ON BEING ILL

      Hogarth Press , 1930. Hogarth Press , 1930. First edition, first issue. Preliminary state, one of only of 25 copies in which the original printed limitation reads "125 copies", this is ruled through and 250 copies is printed above. Inscribed 'Out of series' by Leonard Woolf, and signed by Virginia Woolf. A fine copy in a very good dustwrapper, which has minor wear to the corners and spine ends with a small scratch to the spine. An attractive copy. Original quarter vellum over turquoise cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper. "Leonard Woolf stated that this limited edition was heavily oversubscribed, and that probably after printing the free copies, it was decided to double the number of copies printed." (Kirkpatrick)

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        Lithographierter Probeandruck eines Bucheinbandes zu "Perwoe Maja" von Agnija Barto.

      Doppelblatt. Moskau u. Leningrad, Staatsverlag, um 1930.. 31 22,5 cm.. Nach dem Studium an den WChUTEMAS und Mitgliedschaft in der Oktober-Gruppe wurde Deineka zu einem der führenden Buchillustratoren der Sowjetunion. - Vgl. Kunst und Revolution-Kat.-Wien 265; Lemmens-S. 288 mit Abb. Schmidt, Rus. Kunst S. 40 f. Vollmer I, 534 und Vronskaya-C. 75. - Geknickt, sonst gut erhalten.

      [Bookseller: Verlag und Antiquariat Frank Albrecht]
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        Nowak, Max: Konvolut von 19 Original-Fotografien (ca. 1930 bis 1947), darunter ein grosser Autograph; Bildformate +/- 12,5 x 17,0 cm. Fünf Aufnahmen verso mit dem Stempel des Fotografen ("Max Nowak, Lichtbildner. Dresden W20, Max-Klinger-Strasse 1"), alle wurden von Nowak in Bleistift bezeichnet. Eine Fotografie trägt einen grossen Stempel des Bildarchivs des Landesfremdenverkehrsverbandes (wohl des Sudetenlandes) mit Eintragungen in Handschrift. Eine Aufnahme wurde von Nowak als 15zeilige Kartenmitteilung in Tinte an einen Bekannten benutzt; er teilt am Textende mit, dass er 20 Fotografien beilegt (hier sind 19 versammelt). - Aufnahmen z.T. mit minimaler Benutzungsspur, eine Fotografie mit leichter Knickspur, vereinzelt leichte Trocknungsglanzfehler, alles nur im Glanz sichtbar; insgesamt sind die Fotografien schön erhalten. - Die ANSICHTEN: Touristen in der Sächsischen Schweiz auf einer Felsengalerie (verso der lange Text) / Hohnstein, Sächsische Schweiz, Freistaat Sachsen / Harfenspieler / Stadtbild vom (unzerstörten) Dresden / Zerstörter Zwinger in Dresden / Trümmerstadt Dresden (2 x vorhanden) / Rosendorf am Abend, Elbegau, Sudetenland / Hetzwalde in der Lausitz / In der alten Dorfschänke, Kreis Bayreuth / Eintragen von Heu vor dem Gewitter / Gutshof in Klipphausen bei Meissen / Gehöft im Spreewald / Schellerhau, Ost-Erzgebirge / Kottmarsdorf (Obercunnersdorf; Ober-Lausitz), in der Ferne die Bockwindmühle / Hohlerhof bei Eger / Morgenstimmung im Dorf Grosskmehlen / Schloss Pfaffrode (Silbernes Erzgebirge) / Schloss Moritzburg. - Preis für alle 19 Aufnahmen zusammen. - ALLE FOTOGRAFIEN siehe:

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        Russkaja literaturnaja Parodija.

      Moskau u. Leningrad, Staatsverlag, 1930.. [Russische Literaturparodien. Text russisch]. OKart. mit Vorderdeckelillustr. von Wladimir Faworski. 2 Bll., 259 SS.. Erste Ausgabe. - Enthält bis Seite 114 Essays von Begak, Krawzow, Morosow sowie von Leonid Grossman und Aleksandr Zejtlin, dann folgen Textbeispiele aus der russischen Literatur bis hin zu den Symbolisten wie Konstantin Balmont und Aleksandr Blok. - Titel mit Besitzerstempel, sonst sehr schönes Exemplar mit typischer Einbandgestaltung von Faworski.

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        Original-Fotografie von Fayer, Wien. Von Wilhelm Furtwängler auf der Bildseite mit dunkelblauer Tinte eigenhändig signiert.

      Berlin, Verl. Herm. Leiser, ohne Jahr (ca. 1930).. Ca. 14,2 x 9 cm.. Schöne Porträtpostkarte (Brustbild en face). Karten-Ne. 6579.

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        Hans FINSLER: Sahnemokka-Pralinen der Fa. Most. Original-Fotografie (1930; Abzug von 2003). Bildformat: 17,6 x 24,8 cm. Rückseitig Eintrag: "Hans Finsler (1891 - 1972). Hergestellt vom Original-Negativ aus der Sammlung Photographie der Staatlichen Galerie Moritzburg Halle, Hans-Finsler-Nachlass; Bildrechte: Staatliche Galerie Moritzburg Halle / einmalige Auflage für die Griffelkunst 2003" mit Reg. No. - Schöner Abzug. - Fotografie VERÖFFENTLICHT in: Hans Finsler. Neue Wege der Fotografie. Leipzig, Edition Leipzig, 1991; dort: Bild No. 183.

      . . ***** FINSLER, Hans: Chocolates. Original photography (before May, 1930; print 2003). Image size: 17,6 x 24,8 cm. On verso inscription (translating): "Hans Finsler (1891 - 1972). Print from original negative / Collection Photography at Staatliche Galerie Moritzburg Halle, estate Hans Finsler. Single edition by Griffelkunst 2003" (= German art society) with Reg. No. - Excellent print. - EDITED in: Hans Finsler. Neue Wege der Fotografie. Leipzig, Edition Leipzig, 1991; there: image No. 183.

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      Harrap , 1930. Harrap , 1930. First edition with these Pogany illustrations. Deluxe edition, number 582 of 750 copies signed by the artist. Bound in publisher's full turquoise leather binding with gilt lettering and coloured vignette to upper cover. Top edge gilt and others untrimmed. A very good copy indeed, spine a little faded. 12 beautiful tipped in colour plates, small etchings and vignettes to text pages. This edition has one extra etching, signed by Pogany. Commenting on the new illustrations for this edition Pogany said, "My last Omar pictures ... are quite different from the Omar Khayyam I did in London years ago. But I think they are just as true to the Oriental spirit. I have Westernized and modernized Omar more, but perhaps I have interpreted him more nearly to present day readers."

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        As I Lay Dying

      Jonathan Cape: Harrison Smith 1930 - First edition, second printing, with letter "I" on page 11 correctly aligned. Octavo. Dust jacket (unclipped with original $2.50 price; large chips on spine; paper reinforcement on verso at folds and spine). Very good (slight lean). 254 pages. No signatures or bookplates. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Puck, lutin de la colline [Puck of Pook's Hill]. Traduction de Jacques Vallette. Introduction par Andre Maurois. Trente eaux-fortes originales de Jean Bruller.

      Paris, Paul Hartmann, 20 juin 1930.. 26 x 19,5 cm, 4+296+4 p., ill. Demi-chagrin, dos a 5 nerfs, titre dore, couv. cons. Bel exemplaire.. Editon originale de la traduction, tirage limite a 370 ex.., un des 285 sur velin de Rives blanc, celui-ci non justife, avec 30 eaux-fortes originales dont un frontispice hors-texte en noir, 20 en-tetes et culs-de-lampe en sepia et 9 dans le texte en noir. Monod, 6557. Emballages soignes, expedition rapide. Photographies originales du livre visibles sur librairie-solstices .

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        Ruth et Booz. Translation by J.-C. Mardrus.

      F.L. Schmied,, Paris: 1930 - Illustrated with 12 double-page and 4 single-page colored wood engravings. Small folio, 14-1/16 in x 11-1/8. 76 pp. Full red goatskin, bound with the pages tipped to hinges to open fully, cover with a central design after motifs in the book, tooled in gilt on inlays of black and maroon goatskin, dentelles tooled in gilt and with gilt corner onlays, gold and black silk moiré endsheets, edges rough-gilt, bound by Schmied, signed "F.L.S." Chemise and new matching slipcase. "Schmied bound only books of his own creation, choosing above all the books of his great years.The subjects of his designs come from the books themselves" Ray, The Art Deco Book in France, pp. 101-102. "In the introductory note.Théo Schmied points out the natural happiness of the interconnection between his father's cultural tendencies and art of the book and the world of the Near East as it is filtered by the 'inspired' Mardrus translations.throwing light on the the two fundamental aesthetic coordinates we need in order to understand how the details are made subordinate by the elegant decorative unity expressed by the plates, that is, the purity of the Egyptian graphic art and the will of the Italian primitives. The layout shows either a text harmoniously arranged in respect of double and single plates of various size, or a text framed by rules forming a variety of geometrical patterns and decorated by bout de lignes in sienna. The illustrations mainly show subdued and delicate pastel colours" - Nasti. Light marginal foxing, but in excellent condition, in leather edged cloth slipcase. One of 155 copies printed on Madagascar paper (plus 10 for collaborators, and 7 on japon). Nasti B15; Ritchie 31. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Thomas A. Goldwasser Rare Books (ABAA)]
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        Der große Kundschafter. 125 verschiedene Hefte

      - Verlagshaus für Volksliteratur u. Kunst und Neues Verlagshaus für Volksliteratur, Bln., 1930-1933. je Heft 32 S., illustr. Brosch. Heft 89 unter 2 verschiedenen Titeln erschienen. Vorhanden Heft 1-124/ Nr. 89 zweimal. Vollständige neuwertige Faksimileausgabe [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Deutschlands Obstsorten. (Stuttgart, Eckstein u. Söhne, um 1930.) 156 Bll. Mit 193, davon 96 chromolithogr. Tafeln. 4°. Priv. Hlwd.,

      1930 - Mit Darstellungen verschiedener Apfelsorten.- Ohne Titelblatt, Buchblock gebrochen. Gewicht in Gramm: 500

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        Conversations avec Goethe, dans les dernières années de sa vie

      Aux Editions Henri Jonquières, Paris 1930 - [XXX]-450 pp. + 497 pp., 2 volumes forts in-8° (20 x 15 cm), brochés, couvertures rempliées. Non coupés, non rognés. Edition originale. Le tirage en grands papiers est composé de 5 exemplaires sur Japon Impérial, 10 sur vélin de cuve du Marais et 3000 sur vélin du Marais, le notre est un exemplaire de passe sur Japon Impérial. 2 frontispices et 11 gravures hors texte. Minimes trace du temps aux couvertures. Très bon ensemble. In-8° [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ad hoc Art]
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      Warne & Co. Ltd , 1930. Warne & Co. Ltd , 1930. First edition. 8vo. Blue cloth with gilt lettering on the upper cover, and titles and illustration in brown. Printed dustwrapper with pictorial onlay. Both book and wrapper are in very good condition indeed with just slight toning to the spine and one or two spots of foxing to the endpapers. This copy is inscribed by the author, "For Norah Edmondson, from Beatrix Potter, Christmas 1930". Illustrations in colour and line by the author. Norah Edmondson was the author of a book called The Lavender Garden for which Beatrix Potter wrote the introduction. Having worked together in 1929, when this book was published, the following year Beatrix Potter gave this copy of her new book to her friend and fellow writer. "Although The Tale Of Little Pig Robinson was the last of Beatrix Potter's stories to be published in the Peter Rabbit series, it was one of the first she ever wrote. The earliest association with the story is found in a letter written to her father from Ilfracombe in 1883 when she was seventeen years of age;" (Linder p.256). Writing shortly before her death Potter noted that she "found an old draft of Pig Robinson's first chapters dated 1893". Also included is a 1929 early issue of Edmondson's book in dustwrapper.

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      Wien, ca. 1930 bis 1944.. I: Stammbuch mit 220 Eintragungen auf 78 Bll. Gr.-8vo. - II: 18 Photographien in verschiedenen Formaten (32mo bis gr.-8vo). - III: Aquarellierte Federzeichnung (132:168 mm). - IV: Familienstammbuch der Brauneis und Übersichts-Ahnentafel. - V: Preisliste der Fa. Julius Meinl und Kleine Teekunde (8 SS. auf 8 Bll. Gr.-8vo).. Kleine Sammlung aus Anlaß des 40jährigen Dienstjubiläums in der Firma Julius Meinl mit Aufnahmen von der Jubiläumsfeier, von dem offensichtlich im selben Unternehmen tätigen Sohn Walter, von privaten Feiern zu anderer Gelegenheit vom Grab des 1941 bei Leningrad gefallenen Sohnes Herbert. - In dem mit einer hübsch aquarellierten Federzeichnung unter dem Motto "40 Jahre treue Dienste" versehenen Stammbuch finden sich neben einer Eintragung von Julius Meinl II. (mit eh. Widmung und Portraitphotographie) 220 Eintragungen von Mitarbeitern des Hauses. Eine karikierende Federzeichnung zeigt den im Lehnstuhl ruhenden und sich im Lichte seiner Meriten sonnenden Jubilar.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris, Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Schiffsmodell *Dampfer S.S. Arnfried* der Hamburg-Bremer-Afrika-Linie ( HBAL ), verso bezeichnet mit dem ergänzenden Hinweis *1924-1925, gedient als Leichtmatrose*

      . Großes Schiffsmodell in vollplastischer Ansicht, ca. 1930-1940 gefertigt. Fest montiert in einem Holzkasten (Verglasung fehlt). Schiffsgröße 49 x 8 x 24 cm (Länge x Breite - Gesamthöhe der Masten). Der Holzkasten mit den Abmessungen: 59 x 34 x 12,5 cm ( Länge x Breite x Tiefe ). Das schöne Schiffsmodell mit kleinen Beschädigungen (Takelage) sowie einigen gelockerten Teilen ( Rettungsboote, Fahne ). Ohne nähere Angaben zur Reederei oder zum Stapellauf - offenbar ist das Schiff um 1920 auf Reede gelegt worden. Der Holzkasten mit Beschädigungen ( obere linke Ecke abgeplatzt, linke Leiste locker und beschädigt - der Kasten stärker fleckig und angestoßen ) - ansonsten ein interessantes Dampfer-Modell mit zahlreichen Details. ( Gewicht ca. 5000 Gramm ) ( Bitte beachten: Leider kein Versand möglich - nur Selbstabholung aufgrund der Fragilität des Objekts ). ( Pic erhältlich / webimage available ).

      [Bookseller: Buchhandlung & Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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