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        Northern Hyacinthinum

       A wonderfully detailed hand colored lithograph from Henry John Elwes  book ?A Supplement to Elwes' Monograph of the Genus Lilium?, published from 1933-1950. Overall this print is of superior quality on crisp white paper with dimensions of  14.5?x21.5?. Overall in very good condition with some light foxing/stainging/creasing.H. J. Elwes published the original ?Monograph of the Genus Lilium? in 1877-80.  In this monumental work a series of magnificent plates represented all the lilies at that time in cultivation in Great Britain. The illustrations were all drawn from living specimens. Elwes recognized that his work was incomplete, as many other species had still to be introduced into European cultivation. It was characteristic of his enthusiasm and energy that immediately on publication of his monograph he began the long and laborious task of collecting material for a supplement. This he pursued for many years, and although unfortunately he passed away before its completion. Arthur Grove, an associate working with Elwes to assemble material for the publication continued with the project. Grove had devoted a long life to the cultivation and study of lilies. Mr. D. Cotton, keeper of the Herbarium at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, was also instrumental to its publication as .was Lillian Snelling who illustrated the book. The result of these endeavors was a valuable supplement, which was produced in the same form as the original monograph.

      [Bookseller: Arader Galleries]
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        Autograph Letter signed ("Maurice Baring") to T. E. LAWRENCE

      Half-Way House / Steyning Road, Rottingdean, 4 october 1933. (LAWRENCE, T.E) 4to. 2 pp in ink on personal letterhead. Very good . Baring discusses the recent appearance of and furor over a new book on the WW I flying ace Albert Ball, [CAPTAIN ALBERT BALL VC DS, by RH Kiernan], which Baring considers "a noble tribute to a great boy. His father Sir Albert Ball Mayor of Nottingham, misreading it, has seen red & considers it a slander on his son and an insult to the RAF." Baring continues, "To me this is as if the Spartan fathers had considered Simonides' epitaph [on the fallen Spartans at the Battle of Thermopylae] ... a slur ... " Noting that Ball had spoken critically to the press about the book, Baring asks Lawrence if he might consider reading it and giving his opinion

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        The Winding Stair and Other Poems

      London: Macmillan and Co., Limited,, 1933. Octavo. Original green cloth, titles and geometric pattern to spine gilt, pictorial design by T. Sturge Moore to upper board blocked in blind. With the dust jacket, also designed by Sturge Moore. Tiny nicks to tips, very minor crease to spine, faint spotting to endpapers, still an exceptional copy in the jacket with only very minor tanning to spine panel and tiny nicks to corners. First edition, first impression of Yeats's follow-up collection to The Tower, containing some of his best, and most difficult, poems, such as Blood and the Moon, A Dialogue of Self and Soul, Vacillation, and of course Byzantium, and thus full of "those images that yet / fresh images beget; / that dolphin-torn, and gong tormented sea". A lovely copy in an exceptional jacket.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Down and Out in Paris and London

      London: Victor Gollancz, 1933. First Edition, third printing, same year/month. ril tela (cloth). Molto buono (Very Good). 8vo. Opera prima dell'Autore. terza ristampa dello stesso anno e mese [Tartarus, 2010]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico MArini]
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        abstraction création art non figuratif 1933 N° 2

      Paris: Abstraction Création, es, 1933 - 8° 48pp - B/w reproductions. Number 2 , Second issue of Abstraction création art non figuratif, partecipants: Arp, Bàrbara Hepworth, Béothy, Bill, Buchheiter, Calder, Delaunay, del Prete, Domela, Dreier, Etzbacher, Fernandez, Fischli, Foltyn, Freundlich, Gabo, Garcin, Gleizes, Gorin, Hélion, Herbin, Holty, Hone, Jelinek, Jellett, Kobro, Kosnick-Kloss, Kupka, Moholy-Nagy, Mondrian, Moss, Pevsner, Povorina, Power, Prampolini, Reth, Roubillotte, Rossiné, Séligmann, Schiess, Schwitters, Stazewski, Strzeminsky, Taeuber-Arp, Valmier, van Doesburg, Vantongerloo, Villon, Vordemberge-Gildewart, Vulliamy, Wadsworth, Willimann. Text in French language. Original wrappers. in Very good condition [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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      Sidgwick & Jackson, Ltd. London.,1933. Third impression of this edition, originally published in October 1932. 8vo. Portrait frontis. A fine copy in a fine contemporary leather binding by Riviere & Son. Full dark green calf. Spine with raised bands, each decorated with gilt piping. Compartments double ruled and fully decorated in gilt. Red and Black labels, gilt. Double gilt ruled border on boards. Gilt inner dentelles. Marbled endpapers. Board edges with gilt lines. All edges gilt. Spine is uniformly a bit faded but still a very attractive early binding. Housed in a green cloth covered slip case. :.

      [Bookseller: Paul Foster Books]
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        All Men Are Enemies.

      London, Chatto & Windus, 1933 - Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine gilt. One page torn at affecting the text but without loss. A very good copy. First Edition, First Impression. With the author's signed presentation inscription to the front free endpaper, "Frank from Richard 1933 'Men Without Women'". The recipient was F. S. Flint the poet and Aldington's fellow Imagist. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Sense & Sensibility [A Novel] with Bonus 'FDC' Stamps

      JM Dent & Sons Ltd and EP Dutton & Co, London 1933 - Introduction by Emile Leguois [himself an author] - Illustrated by Maximilien Vox. - Maximilien Vox on Jane Austen : ¿And by my treatment of the pictures I have tried to attune myself to an art which never stresses, records only the essential, draws rather than paints: an art which aims at grace and rhythm rather than at intensity of expression.¿ - Grey cloth with a blue decoration to the boards. Boards have darkened with age and handling. Tightly bound to the inner page block. General soiling. Decorative endpages. Old label to front endpage [signifies a school prize]. The story consists of 322 pages and apart from occasional foxing and browning, the pages are all clean and tightly bound. The story is accompanied by eight sepia line drawings enhanced with delicate pastel watercolours representing significant scenes from the novel chosen by the artist, as well as a few small black and white vingettes. By 1933, the Art Deco movement that had originated in Paris was in full swing, inspiring Monsieur Vox who resided in the Mecca of progressive art. You can see the Deco influence in his approach, with simplistic forms, characters expressionlessly gazing away from the viewer, and a stylistic choice of the pale pallet of sepia for the lines and pastels for the forms. - BONUS ITEM: FIRST DAY COVER - JANE AUSTEN - 1775 - 1975 - Produced 22 OCT 1975 - Stamps Depict: 8 1/2p - Emma & Mr Woodhouse & 10p - Catherine Morland - 11p - Mr Darcy & 13p - Mary and Henry Crawford. ----- POSTAGE OPTIONS: Our orders are shipped within 1 or 2 business days. --- If you select 'Priority' as the postal option, you will get the fastest option. [Please have a look at my Shipping Rates and Estimated times for Delivery, so you can make your preferred choice]. - Thanks for your interest and I hope you like the book enough to buy it. - Regards from Arabella. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Arabella's Beautiful Books]
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        La speranza.

      1933 - Incisione allegorica ad opera di Dario Wolf, firmata a matita dall’autore. D’impostazione verticale: si sviluppa verso l’alto l’intreccio della candela, del serpente e della mano, l’ossessione dell’artista. Fa parte del ciclo di tre incisioni "Humana Virtutum Ingenia". Riprodotta in "Dario Wolf" di Armando Audoli (in copertina). Scheda bibliografica tratta da "Dario Wolf 1901-1971", catalogo della mostra tenuta a Trento nel 1973, a cura di Bruno Passamani, scheda n. 16 (citata e non riprodotta). Formato: Acquaforte su rame di dimensioni 20x34 cm. Buono, ordinari segni d’uso e del tempo. La libreria offre per un periodo limitato uno sconto del 15% su tutti i suoi libri. Il prezzo originale dell'articolo era 850.00 euro.

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Adige]
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        Soil Survey of Midland County, Texas. Series 1928, Number 31.

      Washington, D. C.: Bureau of Chemistry and Soils, [1933]. - 8vo., (9 x 6 inches). Large fine folding chromolithographed "Soil Map: Midland County Texas" (very short tear near mount), 2 in-text maps (a bit browned), 4 pages of photographs. Original publisher's printed wrappers, with map of Texas on rear cover (somewhat toned, short tear at the head of the spine). First edition. With a very large folding map in full color showing the different types of soil in Midland County, Texas. "Creation of the Division of Agricultural Soils in the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) in 1894 marked the beginning of a national commitment to soil science and soil survey activities. By 1899, soil surveyors had commenced field investigations for the first USDA soil surveys; one century later, soil surveys have been published for most counties in the United States. The surveys - inventories consisting of narrative descriptions, tables, and maps - include a wealth of interpretive information about soil characteristics and properties and about their limitations and potentials. These interpretations of how soils respond to different uses assist land users in making appropriate decisions. And while Congress and the federal government have supported the soil survey effort to help guide agricultural development, surveys have side application in a variety of environmental and land management uses. The development of the national soil survey program grew out of the intellectual curiosity and personal ambition of two men in particular, Charles W. Dabney, Jr. and Milton Whitney. But it was research at state agricultural experiment stations that created the favorable climate for Dabney's and Whitney's successes. This state-level research grew from a desire by state agricultural leaders to understand their soils and the relationship of the characteristics of those soils to plant growth. Ultimately, they believed, knowledge would contribute to a healthy agricultural economy" (Helms, ed., p. 1). Douglas Helms, et al., eds., "Profiles in the History of the U.S. Soil Survey." For more information about this book, or a warm welcome to see it and other books in our library at 72nd Street, NYC, please contact Megan Scauri, M.A., M.L.S., in the Rare Book Department. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Arader Galleries]
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      Coward McCann Inc., New York 1933 - Unpaginated Dimensions: 12 1/4 x 10 1/2. Very good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket in Brodart cover. Pages slightly wrinkled, some spotting, especially to end papers, small stain to outside page edges, spine roll. DJ soiled, spotted, worn at edges and spine, torn at bottom of spine. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Cindamar Books LLC]
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        FLUSH. A Biography.

      Leonard and Virginia Woolf at the Hogarth Press,London.,1933 - FIRST EDITION.Illustrated with four original drawings by Vanessa Bell and six other illustrations.Small light mark to spine and few light spots to fore edge but overall a fine copy in the scarce original publishers dustwrapper.Small closed tear to bottom of spine and some light spotting to rear panel but overall a lovely bright example.A Lovely copy.--An attempt to write the life of a dog,Mrs.Browning's Spaniel Flush,who not only played an active part in human life,and inspired poetry,but was himself a dog of worth and character well deserving celebration.: [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Paul Foster. - ABA & PBFA Member.]
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        Seefahrt tut not! Geschichte der deutschen Seeschiffahrt und der deutschen Kolonien, Album 1: Von der Frühzeit bis 1871

      ohne Verlagsangabe 1933 - komplett mit allen 180 eingeklebten Bildern von W. Malchin und P. Pietsch, Text von Vizeadmiral a.D. Dr.h.c. E. v. Mantey, fester Pappeinband mit geprägtem Deckel, Querformat 28 x 24,5 cm guter Zustand, geringe Altersspuren, Notiz im Deckel ausradiert, handschriftl. Datum im Deckel de 62 S. 1001 g

      [Bookseller: Versandhandel für Sammler]
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        Ole Biskit

      Herbert Jenkins Limited, London 1933 - 255pp. A lovely copy of this first printing - 1933, being fresh and clean. Bound in bright orange cloth the book remains well preserved. There is a small slight circular stain to the rear board. No bumps. Light scattered foxing to the fore edges, not affecting the textblock in anyway. Clean and tight. A very good plus copy. Shipping from the UK [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Trumpington Fine Books Limited]
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      Petit Seminaire College Saint-Martial,, Port-au-prince 1933 - Catholic History; French Language; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; vii, [9]-520 pages; Later red morocco & marbled board. Edges lightly worn, scattered light foxing. Subject: Catholic Church — Haiti. Concordat of 1860 (Haiti) . AE returns no auction records, WorldCat returns just one book, no others found. French Language. Provenance- bookseller's stamp, Etienne Camille in Port-au-Prince. Pictured in previous owner's plastic cover. ; 0 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Eigenh. musikalisches Albumblatt mit U.

      O. O., 7. November 1933.. 1 S. 8vo. Faltspuren.. Mit &quote;Autograph' überschriebenes Albumblatt auf dem sich Schönberg mit zwei Takten verewigt hat. - Seltenes Autograph, eine Woche nach seiner Ankunft in den USA geschrieben. Schönberg emigrierte im Herbst 1933 in die Vereinigten Staaten und kam dort am 31. Oktober an.

      [Bookseller: Kotte Autographs GmbH]
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        STORIES FROM PIERRE LOTI. Translated by Lafcadio Hearn. With introduction by Albert Mordell.

      HEARN'S ALTER EGO-LOTI WHO ALSO LOVED A JAPANESE GIRL ! [Tokyo 1933] - , Hokuseido. FIRST AND ONLY EDITION. Blue cloth,very good in dust jacket, 241p., 13 x 18.5 cm. Color scans available for this book on request. Description content 2014Copyright Rare Oriental Books Co.

      [Bookseller: RARE ORIENTAL BOOK CO., ABAA, ILAB]
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        Letters to a Pagan: Being the Correspondence of Lafcadio Hearn with the Countess Annetta Halliday Antona (First Edition, Limited)

      Detroit: Robert Bruna Powers, 1933. First Edition. First Edition. One of 550 copies, this being a publisher's copy, with the handwritten ink notation: "Sample copy - not to be sold" on the limitation page. & & Near Fine in an About Very Good example of the scarce dust jacket. Jacket shows small chips to corners and spine ends (no lettering affected), with a few tiny tears and light soil.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        The Late Christopher Bean

      New York: Samuel French. 1933. First. First edition. Slightly spine-sunned and foredge a little soiled, else very near fine without dustwrapper. Warmly and lengthily Inscribed by Sidney Howard. A play based upon Prenez Garde A La Peinture by Rene Fauchois, and basis for the 1933 Sam Wood-directed film featuring Marie Dressler (in her final role), Lionel Barrymore, Helen Mack, Beulah Bondi, and Jean Hersholt. The hardcover issue of the play is scarce. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Roll Jordan Roll

      Robert O. Ballou, New York 1933 - First edition. The trade issue, preceded by a deluxe edition of only 350 copies. Text by Peterkin and 70 photographs by Ulmann. An inspired collaboration. An about very good copy with some minor wear to the top of the spine and some fading to the front board as a result of a sizable chip to the about very good dust jacket that is price clipped and has some other minor wear as well. Scarce in any jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA]
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        Roll, Jordan, Roll

      Bobbs-Merrill, Indianapolis 1933 - 1933 1st edition, 2nd issue. Very unusual edition, incorporating the original sheets printed by Ballou in 1933 with the Bobbs-Merrill title page. The cloth is red, instead of the blue used by Ballou. The dust jacket is also different, with the illustration in this issue being a variant of the 1st issue illustration. Ballou, the book's original publisher, went backrupt in 1934 and was bought out by Bobbs-Merrill. As a precursor to that acquisition, Bobbs seems to have experimented with some of the Ballou titles, merging their sheets with its own imprint. The result here is a very uncommon issue. Some water staining to the preliminary pages, otherwise clean and tight and solidly VG. A degree of water staining as well to the lower half of the jacket's panels and light chipping to the spine extremes. Still though, presentable and attractive and soldly VG-. Thick octavo, 251 pgs. A legendary collaboration of Julia Peterkin's empathetic text and Doris Ullmann's moving photoghraphs [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: APPLEDORE BOOKS, ABAA]
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      Zürich, Oprecht & Helbling, 2. Jahrgang, Heft 1 bis 6, August 1933 bis Februar 1934 (komplett). - Heft 1 bis 5 jeweils 32 S., Heft 6 40 S. Heft 1: Dokumente zum Reichstagsbrand (mit Beiträgen von Scott Nearing, Hans Fischer, Herbert Ehmke, Fritz Wanner u. a.). Heft 2: Schweizer Offizier und Fascismus (mit Beiträgen von Fred Minor, Emilio Lussu, K. L. Fontana-Radetzky, Paula Brupacher, Adolf Loos, E. Grant, Alfred Kantorowicz u. a.). Heft 3: Rossevelt-Plan??? Deutschland?? Spanien? (mit Beiträgen von Hans Hügin, J. G. Gorkin, George Schroeder, K. L. Fontana-Radetzky, G. Ryklin, Kurst kaiser u. a.). Heft 4: Krise im Schweizer Fascismus? (mit Beiträgen von Fritz Wanner, Hans Mühlestein, Ernst Henrici, ranz Leschnitzer, Stefan Poliatschek, Fritz Terkind u. a.). Heft 5: Hitler und die Bauern (mit Beiträgen von Fritz Wanner, Hans Mühlestein, N. Ritschie, Erna Petersen, Franz Leschnitzer, Georg Schmidt u. a.). Heft 6: Landesvereidigung ja oer nein? (mit Beiträgen von Georg Schmidt, Ignazio Silone, Fritz Wanner, Alfred Kantorowicz u. a.). - Mit dem 2. Jahrgang, Heft 6, wurde das Erscheinen eingestellt. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 550 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Galerie Joy]
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        The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark

      High Wycombe: Hague and Gill for the Limited Editions Club,, 1933. With engravings by Eric Gill & an introduction by Gilbert Murray. Octavo (200 × 130 mm). Recent red morocco, spine lettered in gilt, boards ruled in gilt, black endpapers, edges uncut. Wood engravings by Eric Gill throughout. A fine, bright, copy. First edition, first printing. A limited edition of which this is number 754 of 1500 copies signed by the illustrator. An attractively bound copy, featuring Gill's superb wood engravings, printed on Barcham Green handmade paper.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Design for Living: A Comedy in Three Acts [*SIGNED* by the principals]

      Garden City NY: Doubleday, Doran and Company, Inc.. Very Good in Good dj. 1933. First Edition. Hardcover. NOISBN . (price-clipped) [light wear to book at extremities, slightly uneven fading to cloth, vintage bookshop label on rear pastedown (from The Drama Book Shop, N.Y.); jacket is edgeworn and a bit faded, with a fingernail-sized chip at top right corner of front panel, some scuffing to spine, slight paper loss at top of spine (no loss of text), a few tiny edge-tears]. SIGNED by the three stars of the original Broadway production -- Lynn Fontanne, Alfred Lunt and Noël Coward himself -- next to their corresponding names in the Characters list (Gilda, Otto and Leo). "A gleaming and witty satire on the strange complexities of love among artists," and a naughty scandal in its day -- too risque, it was thought, for the British censors and thus unproduced in London for another six years following its American premiere. (What would it take to shock "the public" comparably these days, I wonder? Probably impossible, actually.) Director Ernst Lubitsch and screenwriter Ben Hecht did their best with the Hollywood adaptation, but even though the Production Code wouldn't be fully in force until the following year there was only so much they could do; they pretty much had to rewrite the entire story. (Coward once remarked of the film version: "I'm told that there are three of my original lines left in the film, [including] 'Pass the mustard.'") The movie, of course, had movie stars -- Frederic March and Gary Cooper played the Coward and Lunt roles respectively, although even the character names were changed: the play's "Leo" and "Otto" became "Tom" and "George" in the film. (Miriam Hopkins was the lady in the ménage.) Signed by Author .

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        Two Poems

      New York: The Modern Editions Press. [circa 1933]. First. First edition. Cover by Max Axe. (3)pp. String tied paper wraps. Two inch split along the spine, closed tear and a few chips, very good. Two poems, "Style" and "Saint Cloud," from Peggy Guggenheim's first husband. A rare poetry production, Pamphlet 6 in the series that also produced Paul Bowles's first published book, Two Poems. Five copies listed in OCLC. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Astronomische Nachrichten. Unter Mitwirkung des Vorstandes der Astronomischen Gesellschaft herausgegeben von Prof. Dr. H. Kobold, Bd. 235 - 266 (1829 - 1938). Auch Einzelbände erhältlich. Also single volumes available.

      Kiel, C. Schmidt, 1929 - 1933. - Wissenschaftliche Zeitschrift der traditionsreichen Astronomischen Gesellschaft, die bereits im Jahre 1800 - damals als "Vereinigte Astronomische Gesellschaft" - von dem Direktor der Sternwarte zu Gotha, Franz Xaver von Zach, sowie dem Gründer der Lilienthaler Sternwarte, Johann Hieronymus Schröter, ins Leben gerufen worden war. de 50000 Alle Bände in tadellosem Zustand. Ästhetisches Exlibris auf Vorsatz. Weitere Fotos sowie weitere seltene Fachzeitschriften-Angebote zur Astronomie und Physik auf der Homepage des Antiquariats. Einzelband (single volume): EUR 40,00. Braune Halbleinenbände mit goldgeprägten Rückentiteln, Buchdeckel in bräunlicher Marmorierung und mit Leinenecken. Großformat 29 x 23 cm.

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        Nus, La beauté de la femme

      Daniel Masclet, Paris 1933 - non paginé (106 pages), 31 X 24 cm Album tiré à petit nombre à l’occasion du premier salon international du nu photographique qui se tînt à Paris en 1933, il n’est pas annoncé d’ex. de luxe, couverture typographique papier gaufré blanc, broché au cordonnet. Avec 96 reproduction de photographie en noir et blanc d’une qualité de reproduction exceptionnelle. 54 photographes sont représentés qu’ils soient européens ou américains : Aegerter Christian, Albin-Guillot Laure, Baccarini, Maurice Beck, Boris Nickolas, Boucher Pierre, Caillaud L., Capstack J., Dannatt Keith, Davis Frank, Drtikol, Dudley-Johnston J., Evansmith, Feiller Franz, Feininger Andreas, Fiedler Franz, Gilchrist, Grabner Alfred, Hammond Walden, Hanna Foreman, Harren Ludwig, Hoinkis Ewald, Hoppé E.-O., Hurault Charles, Landau Ergy, Leedham Bernard, Leonetti Carlo, Manassé, Masclet Daniel, Meyere Jan de, Meys Marcel, Moholy-Nagy, Moral Jean, Mortensen William, Orne Harold, Park Bertram, Pecsi, Peel Fred P., Perckhammer H. Von, George Platt Lynes, Ray Man, Richardson-Cremer, Robertson Hans, Denes Ronay, Sacchi Pietro, Schultz Bruno, Schuwerack J., Sussmann Walter, Szollosy Kalman, Verneuil, Weller Peter, Yva, Zielke Willy, Zych Alois. C’est à la page 93 qu’est publiée pour la première fois la photographie la plus célèbre de Man Ray, la fameuse Femme contrebasse dont le modèle est Kiki de Montparnasse, et, à la page 94, une solarisation du même Man Ray. Exemplaire exceptionnel en strict état de neuf. As new. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        OF THEE I SING. Lyrics by Ira Gershwin.

      Victor Gollancz Ltd,, London 1933 - First UK edition. 8vo. Black boards with orange paper spine label very fine & sharp in a fine dw with two tiny chip. An outstanding copy of the first musical to ever win a Pullitzer Prize. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        The Royal Liverpool Golf Club, A History 1869-1932 (Hoylake)

      Willmer Brothers & Co., Birkenhead 1933 - 309 pages, illustrated throughout with photographs. Gilt-stamped and lettered green cloth. Murdoch 242. Donovan and Murdoch 16320. Royal Liverpool, also known as Hoylake is one of the most famous golf courses in the world. Golf digest ranks it #72 of the top #100 in the world. It was on Hoylake that Bobby Jones won the British Open in 1930 on his way to winning the Grand Slam. The 2006 British Open returns to Hoylake for the first time since 1967. It also hosted the first Walker Cup match in 1921. Hoylake has hosted the British Open 10 times, the first time in 1897. Book is in very good condition with some small spots in white and red on the front cover. One of the rarest of golf club histories. We specialize in golf books. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Apache Devil

      Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc., Tarzana, Ca 1933 - A clean, tight copy with mild shelf wear and rubbing--slightly frayed at extremities--light age-toning at text block; signed by both Burroughs and his son-in-law, James H. Pierce, (married Joan Burroughs in '28) who played the fourth Tarzan on screen. No DJ. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Maxwell's House of Books]
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        Apache Devil. Illustrations by Studley Burroughs

      Tarzana: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc., 1933., 1933. FIRST EDITION. Publisher's blue cloth with red titles to upper board in original pictorial dust jacket. Some minor rubbing to cloth, jecket very fine indeed. A particularly fresh copy.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        Black Mountain College 1933-1934

      Black Mountain, North Carolina: Black Mountain College. 1933. Stapled wrappers. [24]pp. Some glue remnants at the top of the front wrap from the original mailing envelope, and some oxidation at the staples, else near fine. The first catalog distributed for this highly influential college presenting class schedules, faculty and students, as well as general information about admissions and campus activities. With a foreword stating: "Black Mountain College was founded in order to provide a place where free use might be made of tested and proved methods of education and new methods tried out in a purely experimental spirit." And boy was that ever an understatement. Black Mountain was home to a generation of artists who thrived on its innovative course structure and teaching methods which supported the idea that work and play are interchangeable, and that practical responsibility is essential for student development. Numbered among its students and faculty were John Cage, Willem de Kooning, Charles Olson, Buckminster Fuller, Robert Rauschenberg, Robert Creeley, Ben Shahn, John Rice, Josef Albers, and Merce Cunningham, to name only a few. An early document from a college that became one of the most influential liberal arts schools of the 20th Century and the prototype for the modern alternative colleges found today. OCLC locates two copies. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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      New York: Covici Friede. 1933. First. First edition. Tiny initials on the front fly, else fine in fine dustwrapper with very modest age-toning, and a short tear at the bottom of the front panel near the flap fold. One of 1381 numbered copies Signed by the author. An especially nice copy. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        EIMI ( "I Am")

      Covici Friede, New York 1933 - #266/1381 numbered copies signed by the author, 432pp., bound in yellow cloth lettered in black, a fine bright copy in a handsome unclipped dust jacket nearly fine with short closed edge tear to head and bottom right corner of upper board with just a bit of wrinkling. In all, a lovely near fine copy. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Charles Parkhurst Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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      New York Covici, Friede, Publishers 1933 - First edition, Limited and Signed by the author. Thick 8vo, publisher’s original yellow cloth, lettered in black on the spine and upper cover. 432pp. A pleasing and very well preserved copy, light mellowing to the spine panel and light aging generally. FIRST EDITION SIGNED and numbered on last page by author. Cummings uses his unique writing style, scrambling standards of punctuation and grammer to write this travel diary attacking the regimentation of individuals in the USSR. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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      New York: Covici, Friede, [1933] - First edition. No. 456 of 1381 copies SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. 8vo. . Yellow cloth, lettered in black. Lacking dust jacket, minor soiling to covers, previous owner's embossed stamp on flyleaf [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        The Young and Evil

      Obelisk Press, Paris 1933 - First edition, trade issue. Self-wrappers. Brown butcher paper wrappers printed in red. A very handsome very near fine copy with a light wrinkle on the rear wrap. A notorious and exceptionally scarce impressionistic and joyous novel of homosexual life in Greenwich Village. Parker met Ford while writing for Ford's amateurishly produced *Blues* magazine, which was published in Ford's parents' home in Mississippi during 1929-30. Tyler encouraged him to move to New York and there they spent a year exploring the gay subcultures of Greenwich Village and Harlem before writing the book. Considered by some to be the first modern "out" gay novel, it was turned down by several mainstream publishers, until being championed by Gertrude Stein when it finally found a home with the obscure Paris-based imprint Obelisk Press, an English language publishing house specializing in the erotic and outre. Stein called this book "The novel that beat the Beat Generation by a generation." The front flap of the self-wrapper has blurbs by Stein and Djuna Barnes; according to G. Thomas Tanselle in his 1971 paper "Book-Jackets, Blurbs, and Bibliographers" (citing another source) this was the only wrapper blurb contributed by Stein during her lifetime, and possibly the only one from Barnes as well. The trade issue was estimated to have been about 2500 copies, of which at least 500 were seized and burned by British customs. There was also an issue of 50 copies on different paper, signed by Ford. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        El Paisaje: Un Ensayo

      Mexico: Self-published, 1933. Wonderful portfolio of landscapes by the early 20th century Mexican artist Dr. Atl. 32 drawings all told (mostly charcoals) and a 24 pg. booklet in its stapled wrappers, both housed in a beautifully-illustrated cloth chemise. The earthen, terra cotta colors of the chemise nicely set the tone for Dr. Atl's 6 watercolors, which are tipped-into the booklet. THE BOOKLET IS ALSO WARMLY INSCRIBED BY DR. ATL on the front free endpaper. The 32 loose charcoals are in beautiful condition and the booklet, has held up very nicely as well and is VG+, with very light soiling at the front panel. And the chemise is bright and VG+, with a very light, inconspicuous trace of staining near the spine base. Oblong quarto, original ribbon-ties completely intact. Former museum bookplate at chemise's rear pastedown. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Collectible; Very Good.

      [Bookseller: Appledore Books, ABAA]
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        Looking Forward

      New York: The John Day Company, 1933. 300 p. Blue cloth with gilt lettering and red top stain. First edition, first printing. Clean pages and sturdy binding. Spine lettering rubbed off, toning to spine. Former owner's name on title page, dated March 1933 (the month of publication and FDR's inauguration). Foxing to endpapers, dust-soiling to edges. Nice condition overall. FDR's manifesto of the political and economic future he envisioned. Surprisingly scarce.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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