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        FAIRY TALES BY HANS ANDERSEN

      Harrap 1932 - First Rackham edition, Deluxe issue. 4to. Number 295 of 525 copies, numbered and signed by Arthur Rackham. Publisher's full white vellum with gilt titles. Housed in original publisher's box. A fine book, in a very good box. The box is plain white moiré paper, some splits at corners. Unusual to find in its box, this copy has been beautifully preserved. Pictorial endpapers with illustration in silhouette. Twelve colour plates and numerous line drawings by Arthur Rackham. Stories include: The Snow Queen; The Ugly Duckling; The Tinder-Box; The Little Mermaid; The Emperor's New Clothes and others. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Babaouo, c'est un film Surréaliste, précédé d'un " Abrégé d'une histoite critique du Cinéma " et suivi de " Guillaume Tell, ballet Portugais ".

      Editions des Cahiers Libres / Paris 1932. In-8 relié de 58 pages au format 15 x 19,5 cm. Magnifique reliure moderne plein bradel papier noir. Une partie de la couverture a été contrecollé au 1er plat. Petit trou de ver en haut des 10 dernières pages. Nom de l'ancien propriétaire inscrit en page de garde. Tirage unique à 600 exemplaires numéroté sur vélin ( n° 125 ) , après 3 japon & 20 hollande. Etat superbe de fraicheur. Rare édition originale qui contient : Babaouo, c'est un film Surréaliste, précédé d'un " Abrégé d'une histoite critique du Cinéma " et suivi de " Guillaume Tell, ballet Portugais ".Port gratuit pour la France ( En raison des nouvelles normes postales, les livres dont l'épaisseur dépasse les 3 cm seront expédiés obligatoirement en Colissimo avec un forfait ajouté de 5 € ) Port à la charge de l'Acheteur pour le reste du monde. Pour destinations extra-planétaire s'adresser à la NASA. Membre du Syndicat Lusitanien Amateurs Morues - Vente exclusivement par correspondance ! Le libraire ne reçoit que sur rendez-vous. Il est préférable de téléphoner avant tout déplacement.

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        Siderische Sonette

      - Gedruckt in der Ehmcke-Fraktur in der Offizin W. Drugulin, Lpz. Nr. 93 von 500 Exemplaren. Mit einer orig. Widmung von Hans Franck auf Vorsatz, datiert 1932 Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 330 Delphi Verl., München, (um 1930). 79 S. mit Zeichungen von G. Kliehn., orig. Ganzleder/Kopfgoldschnitt. (umtere Kante minimal berieben.)

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        Babaouo.

      Paris, Edition des Cahiers Libres, 1932.193 x 145 mm, broché, 58-[4] pages. Quelques microscopiques accrocs à la couverture. Edition originale. Un des 600 exemplaires sur vélin Outhenin-Chalandre, non numéroté.

      [Bookseller: La Librairie Ancienne Alexandre Illi Bom]
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        Doll Dreams

      Hollywood, CA: Hollycrofters, Inc. Co, 1932. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition, limited issue of 150 copies signed by editor, introduction writer and all illustrators. 121 pp. Original blue cloth with pasted-on title. Near Fine, sans jacket as issued. Outer coating of cloth just a bit lightly mottled, very light wear to tips, pages toned with age. A very nice. An unusual collection of children's stories about dolls vividly illustrated (and signed by) by notable California artists such printmaker Paul Landacre; professor, painter and architect Millard Sheets; and impressionist painter Jessie Arms Botke.

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        Black Mischief.

      London Chapman & Hall 1932 - Limited edition, number 183 of 250 large paper copies signed by the author, large 8vo., plates and illustrations by the Author not included in the trade edition, original mauve cloth, fading to spine and margins of boards, printed dust-jacket, spine slightly darkened, some very minor fraying to head and tail of spine, but a near-fine example overall, top edge gilt, others untrimmed, preserved in custom-made slip-case. Seemingly a difficult edition to find in the dust-jacket and in such good condition. Waugh's third novel, helped to establish his reputation as a master satirist. Set on the fictional African island of Azania, the novel chronicles the efforts of Emperor Seth, assisted by the Englishman Basil Seal, to modernise his kingdom, including the issue of home-made currency and the staging of a 'Birth Control Gala'. Written by Waugh whilst staying at Madresfield Court, Worcestershire as the guest of the Lygon sisters, who after 1931 had the run of the place (their father, William Lygon, 7th Earl Beauchamp, having been forced into exile under threat of prosecution for his homosexuality) and posed for some of the drawings Waugh drew for this limited edition. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Tight Lines With pen and ink sketches by the author

      Los Angeles, CA: Tight Lines publishers, 1932. First edition, 1/500 copies. 8vo. (10), 239 pp. Illustrated from photographs, plates, mounted portrait frontispiece of the author, line drawings, vignettes, endpaper maps. Swordfish and tuna fishing off Catalina Island. Bruns B-37 (describing a different binding). Front hinge repaired, else very good. Original decorated rough blue cloth (spine darkened). (#4255)

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        Peril at End House

      Published in London by W. Collins Sons and Co. Ltd in 1932. First Edition [black cloth, precedes orange]. Book near fine except for very slightly shelf-cocked, very slight fading on spine, spotting on outside edge of pages, spotting on some inside pages.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine.

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        LA CONTEA DI BORMIO. Raccolta di materiali per lo studio delle Alte Valli dell'Adda.

      Officine Grafiche Valtellinesi (I vol.) e Arti Grafiche Bolis (altri voll.), 1932 - 1938. 4 gr. voll. in - 8 gr., pp. XIV, 353; XV, 553; XV, 353; XI, 565, bross. edit. Con moltiss. tavv. anche ripiegate. Ediz. orig. I contenuti dei volumi sono così ripartiti: I. Il paesaggio, con 34 tavv. e una gr. carta topogr. del territorio al fine. II. L'arte, con una tav. in antip., 101 tavv. e una pianta a colori della città di Bormio su doppia pagina. III. Le tradizioni popolari (mancano, probabilmente per errore del legatore, le 4 tavv. citate nell'indice. IV). La storia, con 8 tavv. al fine con ritr. di uomini illustri, una carta ripiegata riproducente un'antica mappa del territorio, e una carta geogr. ripiegata a colori. Timbri di bibl. estinta. Belliss. esempl. in veste tipogr. orig., i voll. sono per lo più intonsi. [143]

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        Peril at End House

      Collins Crime Club, UK 1932 - 1st Edition 1932. Book is very good++ and bright. Spine a touch darkened. Edges lightly rubbed in places. Pages lightly foxed. Edges foxed. A very bright example which will have a first generation facsimile wrapper provided. More images can be taken upon request.Ref 11092 Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Tigris Gunboats. A narrative of the Royal Navy's co-operation with the military forces in Mesopotamia from the beginning of the War to the capture of Baghdad (1914-17).

      London: Andrew Melrose Ltd., 1932 - Octavo. Original dark blue cloth, gilt lettered spine, map endpapers. With the dust jacket. Jacket with tape repairs on verso, closed-tear across spine and front panel, back panel a little soiled, a few chips and creases, label removed from binding spine, edges lightly foxed yet overall a good clean copy with the errata slip. Portrait frontispiece, 15 plates from photographs, maps in the text. First edition, first impression, very scarce in the eye-catching dust jacket. Tigris Gunboats was greeted with great enthusiasm by The Naval Review in 1932: "This is a book for which many naval officers must have looked, for the account of the work of the Royal Navy on the Tigris, as given in the Official History of Naval Operations, stops with the surrender of Kut. Nothing is told of the work of the gunboats in the re-taking of Kut and the capture of Baghdad. what a record it all is! The daring with which Espiegle remained in the river, ready to form one half of the nut-crackers; the passage of the block-ships below Basra, and the early occupation of that place; the steady movement to Ezra's Tomb; the dash to Amara, a decision worthy to rank with Farragut's "D-n the torpedoes, go ahead!" Then the fighting in the swamps, and another dash to Nasiriya The author won every distinction that can fall to a post captain. He never mentions one of these; but closes a work of the most thrilling interest, and of some quiet humour, with a full and generous word of thanks to all who had given help to him and his." [Attributes: First Edition]

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        King of the Golden River, The

      1932. One of 575 Copies Signed by Arthur Rackham[RACKHAM, Arthur, illustrator]. RUSKIN, John. The King of the Golden River. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. London: George Harrap & Co., [1932]. One of 575 copies signed by Arthur Rackham, this being copy No. 385. Octavo (8 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches; 222 x 146 mm.). 47, [1] pp. Four color plates and fifteen drawings in black and white. Original limp vellum. Pictorial endpapers in green and white. Top edge gilt, others uncut. Covers very lightly dust-soiled, otherwise a fine copy. Chemised in a green cloth slipcase with red morocco gilt lettering label.John Ruskin (1819?1900), ?English author and artist, whose The King of the Golden River might be regarded as the first English fairy story for children. Though it was not published until 1851, seven years after Francis Paget's The Hope of the Katzekopfs, it was in fact written in 1841 for 12-year-old Effie Gray, whom he later married. It is a story of the three brothers of tradition, two bad, the youngest good, and their reception of a supernatural visitor, the South West Wind. Ruskin described it himself as ?a fairly good imitation of Grimm and Dickens, mixed with some true Alpine feeling of my own?, but the South West Wind is a powerful and original character, described by Stephen Prickett [in Victorian Fantasy (1979)] as the ?first magical personage to show that combination of kindliness and eccentric irascibility that was to appear so strongly in a whole tradition of subsequent literature?. Richard Doyle, who illustrated the original edition, made a striking drawing of him. Edgar Taylor?s translation of the Grimms? stories with illustrations by George Cruikshank was published in 1823; in Praeterita Ruskin recorded how he had copied these when he was 10 or 11. The book was reissued in 1868 with an introduction by Ruskin in which he spoke of the value of the traditional tales, with their power ?to fortify children against the glacial cold of selfish science??a sentiment which lies at the heart of his own story? (The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales).Latimore and Haskell, p. 67. Riall, p. 176.

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        The Washington Ancestry and Records of the McClain, Johnson, and Forty Other Colonial American Families (3 volumes)

      Greenfield, Ohio: Edward Lee McClain, 1932. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/None. 3 volumes. Limited to 300 copies. Privately Printed for McClain by Yale University Press. Thee volumes. Illustrated. Indexed. Blue buckram hardcovers with gilt titles. Minor shelfwear. Presentation copy inscribed to Miss. Ross Hickman. Interiors are clean and tight.Your purchase benefits literacy and summer reading programs in Cincinnati and Hamilton County, Ohio. We ship every business day. All books ship in cardboard bookfolds with delivery confirmation.

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        Where Is Tommy?

      New York: Greenberg Publisher, 1932. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Plus. With an original pencil drawing of a mouse signed by Sarg on the first leaf. Oblong 8vo, 17.5 by 25.5 cm. Unpaginated, ten leaves. With six plates containing movable flaps. Also comes with a flyer from Ernest Briggs, Inc., Sarg's manager, touting Sarg's talents on one side, announcing his visit to Clark University on the other. A few fox marks on the cover. Slight shake to the hinges.

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        LE TALMUD DE JERUSALEM - EN 11 VOLUMES (COMPLET) DU TOME I A XI / NOUVELLE EDITION PHOTOMECANIQUE / INTRODUCTION DE MAURICE LIBER.

      1932. MAISONNEUVE / LIPSCHUTZ. 1932-1933. In-4.Carré. Relié demi-cuir. Etat d'usage. Couv. convenable. Dos frotté. Intérieur acceptable. 176 + 435 + 396 + 312 + 332 + 356 + 352 + 300 + 300 + 300 + 312 PAGES - 4 plats marbrés - Dos a 5 nerfs - Quelques tomes frottés au dos (nerfs) - Titre, tomaison et filets dorés / Quelques signets conservés - Tranches supérieures dorées. SOMMAIRE DES XI TOMES : Traités de : Bérakhoth., Péa, Demaï, Kilaïm, Schébiith, Troumôth, Maasseröth, Maasser shéni, Halla, Orla, Biccurim, Schabbath ;Eroubin, Pesahim, Yôma, Sheqalim, Soucca, Rosch ha-schana, Taanith, Meghilla Haghiga, Moëd qaton, Yebamoth et Sota, Kethouboth, Nedarim, Guilin, Nazir, Qiddouschin, Qamma, Baba Mecia', Baba Bathra, Sanhédrin, Makkoth, Schebouoth, Aboda Zara, Horaïoth, Niddah

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        regulas et juxta recentissimas observation. Et relationes explosis.et in partes suas methodicasa I. Matth Hasio. Homann Hered A. 1744. Teilkolor. Kupferstich nach Johann Matthias Haas von August Gottlob Böhm bei Homann Erben, Nürnberg. 1744. Mit unkolor. figürlicher Titelkartusche (2 Indianer u. sitzende Dame, Leguan u. 2 Segelschiffen im Hintergrund) sowie von Rokoko-Ornamentschweifen umfangenem Meilenanzeiger mit 7 Maßstäben. Oben mit der zusätzlichen franz. Bezeichnung. 50,5 : 56,5 cm (55,5 : 66,5 cm).

      - Unten Einriß am Mittelfalz bis knapp in die Karte reichend, Ecken schwach knittrig und wenig unfrisch. - *** 84 Jahre Antiquariat Arno Adler (1932-2016) ***

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        Brave New World: A Novel

      Chatto & Windus, London 1932 - Huxley's best-known work, a Connolly 100 title, and one of the 20th century's great dystopias. BLEILER, p.156; NEGLEY 602; SARGENT, p.98. First Impression. Octavo (19.5cm); dark blue cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; 306, [2]pp. Upper edge of textblock rubbed, slight forward lean, with mild wear to spine ends and a hint of sunning to spine; text is clean throughout, with the spine gilt bright and unrubbed; Very Good+. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Sister Anne.

      Philadelphia: David McKay Company,, 1932. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles and decoration to spine gilt, top edge yellow. With the dust jacket. Frontispiece and 12 illustrations by Katherine Sturges. Bookseller's ticket to rear pastedown. Spine faded, some spotting to edges of text block, contents toned. A very good copy in the jacket with some chips to spine ends and panels. First edition, first issue. With the frontispiece incorrectly published opposite p. 7, rather than than title page. A Fairy Caravan offshoot, this is Potter's version of the tale of Bluebeard. It was withdrawn from The Fairy Caravan due to its length, and Potter now offered it to McKay as a story on its own. Due to her age and poor eyesight, Potter was unwilling to undertake the illustrating of Sister Anne, but was very pleased by the pen-and-ink artwork prepared by Sturges, commenting "Do thank Katharine Sturges from me for interpreting just what I meant!" It was never formally published in the UK, though some unbound sheets were submitted for copyright purposes. It was the last of Potter's books to be published in her lifetime.

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        The Story Of My Life

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons,, 1932. Octavo. Original blue cloth, spine and front board lettered in gilt, top edge red, fore edge untrimmed. With the dust jacket. Photographic portrait frontispiece, 7 similar plates, 3 cartoons and one facsimile to the text. Bookplate to front pastedown. Spine very slightly rolled and sunned, contents toned. A very good copy in the toned dust jacket slightly nicked at joint- and spine-ends, with a minor portion of tape repair to foot of front panel and a small hole to rear flap fold. First edition, first printing, scarce in the jacket.

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        L'EROICA. Rassegna italiana di Ettore Cozzani. Milano. Quaderno 166. Giugno 1932

      L'Eroica, 1932. In 4, pp. 60 con 8 tavv. fot. n. t. e 8 tavv. xilografiche originali. Br. ed. con ill. xilografica. Lievi marm. Numero dedicato a Francesco Falcone e a Remo Branca di cui sono presentate 8 tavole xilografiche originali a piena p.: L'eta' dei cavalli, Fontana di convento, Eta' tragica, Il Tirso, Il grano, Chiacchere paesane, La via della fontana e Il discorso dell'acqua viva.  Remo Branca, nato a Sassari nel 1897, laureato in giurisprudenza si diede all'arte da autodidatta intorno agli anni '20. Comanducci, I, p. 257. L'Eroica, Una rivista italiana del '900, p. 92. Servolini, Diz. incisori, p. 118. ITA

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        Funghi mangerecci e velenosi. III edizione riveduta e aumentata a cura del Comitato Onoranze Bresadoliane.

      Società botanica italiana, Milano - Museo di storia naturale della Venezia Tridentina, Trento, 1932. 2 v. (649 p. 224 c. di tav. compl.) 24 cm tela. Questa edizione è la più estesa e ben curata dell'opera con 224 tavole in cromolitografia su carta patinata. Legatura in tela editoriale con titoli neri illustrazione a colori applicata in ovale e tagli rossi sguardie a colori a motivo micologico. UsatoBuono Anno pubblicazione: MCMXXXII-MCMXXXIII [1932-1933]. 34 ...

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        The Jewish Utopia

      The Lord Baltimore Press, 1932. 160 pages. Footnotes. Bibliography. Decorative Hebrew and English bookplate inside front board. "Only those who are convinced of Israel's divine purpose in the world will be welcome to join Israel in the upbuilding of an ideally spiritual life on earth." - from page 41. Bit of ink writing atop front free endpaper with some transfer to front fixed endpaper. Contents clean and unmarked. Binding sound. Moderate wear to dark yellow boards. A sound copy.

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        I Santi Evangeli Illustrati.

      Milano, Pizzi, 1932, grande volume in-folio, legatura originale in cartone vellutato con incisioni in argento, tagli in argento, pp. 188 con 40 tavole a colori di G.B. Galizzi e bellissime xilografie di Bruno da Osimo (testatine, capilettera e 4 tavole a tutta pagine: gli Evangelisti). Qualche fioritura alla copertina ma per il resto esemplare in ottime condizioni

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        L'avenir d'une illusion

      Denoël & Steele, 1932. - Denoël & Steele, Paris 1932, 14,5x20,5cm, broché. - Prima edizione della traduzione francese da Marie Bonaparte, una delle poche copie sul filo puro Lafuma che non vi è alcuna menzione alla giustificazione del sorteggio, solo carta di grandi dimensioni con 10 alfa. copia rara e bella con tutti i margini. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale de la traduction française établie par Marie Bonaparte, un des très rares exemplaires sur pur fil Lafuma dont il n'est fait nulle mention à la justification du tirage, seuls grands papiers avec 10 alfa. Gardes partiellement et légèrement ombrées, rare et bel exemplaire à toutes marges.

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        Young Lonigan, The Young Manhood and Judgment Day Trilogy

      New York: Vanguard Press, 1932. Copyright dates 1932, 1934 and 1935, all three volumes are Rare first editions, first printings. Book 1-young Lonigan, first edition first printing, Brown cloth over boards with dark Brown lettering on a glued down label on the front and on the spine. Tent to the top page edges, for edge pages are not cut. No Dust Jacket. Book 2-The Young Manhood of Studs Lonigan, first edition, first printing. Brown cloth over boards with Brown lettering on a glued on label on the front and spine. Brown tent to the top page edges for edge pages are not cut. No Dust Jacket. Book 3-Judgment Day, first edition, first printing. Red cloth over boards with black lettering and design on the front and on the spine top page edges are tinted, for edge pages are not cut. No Dust Jacket. The spine has some light sunning. None of the 3 volumes have any tears, bent pages, nor any writing. Shelf wear to the edges and to the head and told the spine are minor the only exception of Judgment Day has a 1/8 inch tear on the head of the spine. All texts are bright and clean, bindings are secure, a solid collectible set of books of the top books of the 20th century.. first Edition. Hardcovers. Very Good/no dust Jackets. 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Collectible.

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        Les vases communicants

      Editions des Cahiers Libres, 1932. - Editions des Cahiers Libres, Paris 1932, 13,5x18,5cm, broché. - Edizione originale sulla carta corrente. Autografo Precious firmata dall'autore Marcel Jouhandeau "... con profonda stima e simpatia di André Breton." Alcuni parametri di riferimento e passaggi di lettura sottolineati a matita probabilmente attratti dal dedicatario ai margini di alcune foglie Carta ingiallita come generalmente. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale sur papier courant. Précieux envoi autographe signé de André Breton à Marcel Jouhandeau : "... avec la profonde estime et la vive sympathie d'André Breton." Quelques repères de lecture et passages soulignés au crayon de papier probablement tracés par le dédicataire en marge de certains feuillets Papier jauni comme généralement.  

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        Plan. Økonomi. Politik. Kultur. Redigeret af Edv. Heiberg, Hans Kirk, Hans Scherfig, Ebbe Neergaard et al. Bidrag af bla. Egon Erwin Kisch, Otto Gelsted, Poul Henningsen og Hans Scherfig. 1. - 4. årg. I alt 48 hæfter, alt der udkom. (3. årg. nr. 5/6 (dobb.

      Monde Gruppen, 1932-35. 4°, illustreret af Ib Andersen, George Grosz, Hjorth Nielsen, Hans Scherfig et al., en del af hæfterne slidte, nr. 7, 1935 med mangler i margenen, nogle sider i dobbelthæftet + nr. 12, 1. årg. + nr. 8, 2. årg. + nr. 8, 3. årg. og n. 16073056

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        Death Under Sail

      London: William Heinemann,, 1932. Octavo. Original black cloth, titles to spine red, motif to front board red. With the dust jacket. Spine rolled, a little faint spotting to edges of text block, occasional spot of foxing to contents. An excellent copy in the jacket with shallow chip to head of spine and short closed tears to head of spine and front panel. First edition, first impression of Snow's first book. Uncommon in the jacket.

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        First Lesson. A Novel.

      London: Chatto & Windus,, 1932. Octavo. Original yellow cloth, red label to spine lettered gilt, top edge red. With the dust jacket. Spine slightly rolled, a little darkening to spine ends, some light scattered foxing to contents. An excellent copy in the jacket with some minor loss to spine ends, and a few shallow chips to extremities, a couple of small tape repairs to verso. First edition, first impression of the author's fourth book and the second that he published under the pseudonym James Aston.

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        A Pictorial Chart of American Literature.

      Rand McNally & Company.. No date. Ca. 1932.. Color pictographic / pictorial map, 26 x 38 3/4 inches on sheet size approximately 29 x 39 1/2 inches. Archivally mounted on linen, very good, bright condition with a short tear into the upper image now visible only under raking light. A highly decorative map, with images of American authors and of literary themes populating the map. Notable authors' names are listed under many cities around the country - sparsely in the West (with the exception of San Francisco) and needing a large balloon within the inset map of Massachusetts at upper right for the names of authors located in Boston and environs. Along the upper and lower borders are portraits of authors with birth/death years. This beautiful and compelling map of America's great literary heritage was prominently featured in the Library of Congress map exhibit "The Language of the Land." No date of death is given for Henry van Dyke, who died in 1933. .

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        PESNB o STROIKE

      - RUSSIAN. (MAVRINA & BARTO,A.) PESN O STROIKE [SONG OF CONSTRUCTION] by A. Barto. Moscow, Ogiz, Molodai Gvardia (State Publishers) 1932. 8vo (5 1/8 x 7 1/4"), pictorial wraps, spine and edge mends, VG. The book depicts the changes Russia underwent during the first 5-Year plan. Illustrated by Tatiana Mavrina, every page is in color showing men and women busy doing construction jobs: building bridges, laying bricks, paving roads, building tractors, working in mines etc. Printed on orange paper, every inch of the page is full of color illustrations demonstrating for children the virtues of hard work and comradeship. See Lemmens / Stommels Russian Artists p. 373-4 (pictured). [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Eigenh. Bildpostkarte mit U. ("M. Schlick").

      Millstatt, 23. VII. 1932. - 1 S. Qu.-8vo. Mit eh. Adresse. An Karl Trötzmüller: "Lieber Herr Trötzmüller, hier sehen Sie das stille Plätzchen wo ich mich zu erholen suche.Es gelingt auch ziemlich gut, obgleich die Sonne wenig dazu mithilft. Hoffentlich scheint sie bei Ihnen freundlicher. Es muss sehr schön in Churwalden sein wenn Ihre Karte einen richtigen Begriff von Ihrer Gegend gibt. Ich danke Ihnen herzlich dafür. Saxophonblasen ist sicherlich sehr lustig; hoffentlich bekommt es Ihnen gut [.]". - Die Bildseite mit einer Ansicht der Baumblüte am Millstättersee; leichte Verwischungen.

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        Royal Yachts

      London: Rich and Cowan,, 1932. Published by Gracious Permission of His Majesty the King. Large quarto. Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in dark blue morocco, gilt titles and decoration to spine, two raised bands, single rule to boards, naval flag to front board, twin rule to turn-ins, burgundy endpapers, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Colour frontispiece and 15 colour plates, all mounted with printed frames and captions, with tissue guards; 94 half-tone or black and white illustrations. An excellent copy. First edition. Limited to 1,000 copies.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Portrait photograph of Eugene O'Neill

      [New York], 1932. Bust portrait of the author seated, in profile, on Van Vechten's sofa. Gelatin silver print. 1 vols. 25 x 20 cm. (approx 10 x 8 inches). Atelier stamp on verso, an docketed in pencil with sitter, the date, and the Van Vechten's reference to negative and print ("vii - 1"). Bust portrait of the author seated, in profile, on Van Vechten's sofa. Gelatin silver print. 1 vols. 25 x 20 cm. (approx 10 x 8 inches). From a rare and early series taken on the evening of March 1, 1932, when O'Neill and Carlotta dined at the home of Van Vechten and his wife Fania. None of this series is in the Library of Congress, nor at Yale (which has the negatives), and these are also among the earliest portrait photographs taken by Van Vechten in his new profession of photographer: "Anna May Wong ... was the first to come for a sitting ... Eugene O'Neill was the second caller. When he and Carlotta Monterey returned to New York, Carlo arranged for an immediate session with the Leica ... " - Kellner, CARL VAN VECHTEN AND THE IRREVERENT DECADES, p. 260.

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        Vol à voiles

      Payot & Cie, 1932. - Payot & Cie, Lausanne & Genève 1932, 14x19cm, broché. - Edition originale, un des 500 ex numérotés sur alfa, seul tirage avec 35 Hollande. Bel exemplaire. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 500 ex numérotés sur alfa, seul tirage avec 35 Hollande. Bel exemplaire.

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        De minuit à sept heures

      Pierre Lafitte, 1932. - Pierre Lafitte, Paris (1932), 12,5x18,5cm, relié. - Edizione originale Bound in marrone metà zigrino, torna con cinque nervi decorati con pinnacoli dorati, alcune tracce di attrito sulle mascelle e contreplats guardie foderato di carta fatta a mano, coperte conservati, vincolante del tempo. Bella e raro autografo firmato dall'autore Paulette Rouyer. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale. Reliure en demi chagrin marron, dos à cinq nerfs orné de fleurons dorés, quelques traces de frottement sur les mors, contreplats et gardes doublés de papier à la cuve, couvertures conservées, reliure de l'époque. Bel et rare envoi autographe signé de Maurice Leblanc à Paulette Rouyer.

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        Cold Comfort Farm

      Longmans, UK 1932 - 1st Edition 1932. A very rare book. Book is near fine and very bright. Contents very good. PLEASE DOUBLE CLICK ON IMAGE TO ENLARGE. Digital images avaiable upon request. Ref 8182 Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Lasting Words Ltd]
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        Tutte le opere di Antonio Fogazzaro a cura di Piero Nardi (14 voll.)

      Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 1932-1942, Milano - Questa opera, curata da Piero Nardi, Ã stata stampata in Verona nelle Officine Grafiche A. Mondadori con caratteri Pastonchi su carta velina di Maslianico. L'edizione consta di 1600 esemplari di cui 1500 numerati da 1 a 1500 in commercio e 100 numerati da 1501 a 1600 non venali. Esemplare 116. Volumi I e II: Malombra; Volume III: Daniele Cortis; Volume IV: Il mistero del poeta; Volume V: Piccolo mondo antico; Volume VI: Piccolo mondo moderno; Volume VII: Il Santo; Volumi VIII e IX: Leila; Volume X: Racconti (Fedele e altri racconti; Racconti brevi; Idilli spezzati); Volume XI: Poesie; Volume XII: Antonio Fogazzaro (di Piero Nardi); Volume XIII: Lettere scelte (a cura di Tommaso Gallarati Scotti); Volume XIV: Discorsi. Numero di tavole: pp.704; 504; 322; 548; 447; 470; 654; 407; 617; 722; 744; 491 altezza 23 larghezza 16 14 volumi su 16 (mancano il volume XV "Scene e prose varie" e "Programma dell'edizione"). Legatura editoriale in tela con titolo su tassello al dorso, in cofanetto. Mancano i cofanetti dei volumi I, VIII e XII. Sporadiche fioriture ai piatti, dorsi scoloriti. Carte ben conservate. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Voyage au bout de la nuit

      Denoël & Steele, 1932. - Denoël & Steele, Paris 1932, 12x19cm, broché. - Edizione dell 'anno dell'originale, riferimento capriccioso a 71 °. Firmato autografo dell'autore Serge Pain. Un piccolo strappo in incollato un po ', bella copia. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Première réimpression de Décembre 1932 sortie des presses de La Grande Imprimerie de Troyes, catalogue vert d'eau de l'éditeur in-fine, fantaisiste mention de 71ème édition. Tampon appliqué au deuxième plat de couverture qui a peut-être fait office de service de presse. Envoi autographe signé de Louis-Ferdinand Céline à Serge Pain. Bel exemplaire.

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        Death in the Afternoon

      Cape, UK 1932 - 1st Edition 1st state 1932. Colour frontispiece (from a painting by Juan Gris: The Bull Fighter) plus 81 black and white reproductions from photographs. Book is very good++ and bright. Contents very good. The complete wrapper is very good++ and bright. Edges lightly rubbed and nicked. Light soiling to covers. Closed tear to rear edge. Miniscule chip to top edge. PLEASE DOUBLE CLICK ON THE PICTURE TO ENLARGE. Digital images available upon request. Ref 5179 Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        THE ANDREW J. CHIAPPE ARCHIVE OF BUTTERFLY BOOKS. Comprising 15 Books, Each an Inscribed Presentation Copy. Three Deaths (1932); Three Sorrows (1932); Three Images (1932); The Survivors (1934); Song (1941); Song (1943); Fable (1944); Snow Song (1949); Phantom Song (1952); Banquet Song (1953); Fire Song (1955); Island Song (1956); Jungle Song (1957); Death Ship (1958); The Mirror (1960).

      Privately printed. 1932 - 1960.. First editions. First editions. Fifteen volumes. Original patterned or marbled paper wrappers with printed label to upper cover. Each is at least in near fine condition and an inscribed presentation copy from the author to Andrew Chiappe. All of the limitations are low, one is a proof copy, the others generally 1 of 10 within a total print run of 22, 33 or 44 copies). Andrew J. Chiappe was the first friend Frederich Prokosch made on arrival at Cambridge University, a relationship the highly respected Shakespeare scholar and professor of 17th century English literature at Columbia maintained until his untimely passing of a heart attack in Paris aged 52. Provenance: Andrew J. Chiappe (1915 - 1967); thence by descent; private collection Tasmania. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers.

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        USSR IN CONSTRUCTION A MONTHLY ILLUSTRATED MAGAZINE [Whole Number 10]

      [Moscow: State Publishing House of Graphic Arts, 1932. Folio (41.5 x 30cm). Pictorial wrappers. A good copy only: the extreme lower forecorners are a bit creased and occasionally ragged; the front wrapper has the lower extreme fore- corner chipped away and, there is a short tear near the toe of the spine resulting in the loss of the extreme lower spine corner of the lower wrapper and last leaf; there is a small chip in the lower wrapper at the spine crown; there is an 11 cm internally mended tear in the rear wrapper up from the lower edge and another internally mended 7 cm tear in the fore-edge, each with small chips associated; and one panel of the enormous center four panel gatefold is neatly separated along the fold; still, a reasonably good copy of an issue seldom found in ideal condition. Founded by Maxim Gorky and published in the Soviet Union from 1930 to 1941 (and 1949), under the general editorship of G. Piatakov. An important issue of this innovative periodical, devoted to the Dnieprostroy hydroelectric project, with the 'plan' of the issue by El Lissitsky and M. Alpert. The text is by Boris Agapov, translated for this English version by D. S. Mirsky. Of special note are four preliminary pages in tribute to H. G. Wells. The photographic component drew on a number of official sources, with additional special photography by Alpert and A. Shaykhet. "All the visual strategies of the propaganda photobooks, designed by Lissitsky, Rodchenko and others were developed in USSR in Construction, one of the most beautifully produced magazines of the twentieth century" - Parr-Badger. Versions were also published in Russian, German and French. PARR-BADGER I:148.

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