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        Portrait photograph of Kitty Carlisle as the Prince in "Fledermaus"

      New York, november 1, 1933 - (CARLISLE, KITTY) Published in PORTRAITS: the Photographs of Carl Van Vechten, (1978), edited by Saul Mauriber. 35.3 x 27.5 cm. (approximately 14 x 11 inches). Bust profile portrait of the singer in costume. Fine. Docketed in ink on verso, giving the name of the sitter, the date of the session, and a reference to negative and print ("xii e 37")

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Autograph Letter Signed

      Silent member of the legendary Marx Brothers comedy team, whose films include "Duck Soup" (1933) and "A Night at the Opera" (1935). Autograph Letter Signed ("Harpo"), 1p, 7¼" X 10½", Cathedral City, CA, n.y. [probably summer 1961]. Addressed to Don (Woolf). Near fine. In this rare example of a Harpo ALS, written on "El Rancho Harpo" letterhead, Harpo writes to an executive with a greeting card publisher, California Artists, which published a series of Christmas cards featuring artwork by movie stars. "Here is my Xmas painting," he writes. "Hope it is not too late for your market. If you use it I would like to send them out as my own personal cards also." Harpo had long been interested in civil rights and the African-American cause, so the closing of this letter is quite appropo: "Would like to stick to my original choice of N.A.A.C.P. to receive royalties, if any." Full letters in Harpo's hand are quite scarce, and one with choice, unusual content such as this doubly so. Accompanied by a modern matte finish printed 8" X 10" photograph depicting the four Marx Brothers at the height of their fame.

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        Ah, Wilderness!

      New York: Random House, 1933. Edizione originale di 325 es. numerati e firmati. ril in piena pekke con tasseli al dorso (Full blue leather with red and white title panels binding). Molto buono (Very Good). 8vo. Esemplare N. 55 Dorso con lievi abrasioni (Minor damage to spine) [Galati, 1980]

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        Heavy Weather

      London Herbert Jenkins Ltd 1933. VG: in very good condition with heavily rubbed and chipped dust jacket. Cover slightly faded. Some bumping. Previous owner inscription to fep (1933). Prelims and page edges lightly foxed First Edition Blue hardback cloth cover 200mm x 140mm (8" x 6"). 311pp + ads. Later jacket priced at 5/- (1940).

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        Le Mer de Nice

      Les Bibliophiles de l'Automobile-Club de France, FR 1933 - Paris, Les Bibliophiles de l'Automobile-Club de France, 1933. Quarto (27x21cm). Limited edition being one of 130 copies. Printed on velin d'Arches, 43 coloured lithographed illustrations and vignettes by Georges Gobo. It is our understanding that the book was issued without a binding, the owner would pay to have the book bound to their liking. In this particular case, the owner has spared no expense. The slipcase and leather jacket are to a high standard as is the full leather binding, which is also decorated to the edges of the boards. A stunning copy. Often, when the books were presented to the bibliophiles the artists would attend the event and sign some of the illustrations and often the originals would be made available. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      Paris: Editions d'Histoire et d'Art, Libririe Plon, 1933 Paperback First edition, first printing. Very Good paperback with a spot to the front, a small chip to the cover at the crown, light spots of soiling, and light wear at the edges and corners; interior clean and bright; overall, a fresh and very nice copy. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Photographs by Andre Kertesz; text by Jaboune (Jean Nohain). Unpaginated [48 pages]; 54 gravure-printed b&w images; 8 7/8 x 11 7/8 inches. Text in French. This, the first edition of Kertesz' scarce first book, is a collection of images of children reflecting a quality evident in most of Kertesz' work: a sense of the sweetness of life and a pleasure in the beauty of the world.

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        The Return of Arsene Lupin

      New York: Macaulay. (1933). First. First American edition. Fine in a price-clipped, very good dustwrapper with several small chips and tears, and a little tanning at the spine. Mystery of stolen defense bonds and the murder of a Paris showgirl. A number of films were made based on the Lupin character, at least one based directly on this novel, but most of them are French, so we will leave it to others to figure out which was which. Very scarce in jacket. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Lamb in His Bosom

      New York: Harper and Brothers. (1933). Thirty-fifth edition. Spine slightly faded, and a little foxed, very good or better, lacking the dustwrapper. Signed by the author: "Caroline Miller, Miami Beach." Pulitzer Prize winning novel, seldom found signed. .

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        The Great War

      George Newnes - A very near fine copy of this 26-part first edition, in a pair of fine custom made clamshell cases. The magazines are in beautiful condition. The worst you can say about this set is that there is very minor rubbing wear to a few of the spine bottoms, and there is some very minor creasing. Otherwise they are undamaged with all parts fully intact and no detached or loose covers. Very rarely seen in such nice condition. Please check the five images associated with this listing. The custom made green cloth clamshell cases are in fine condition - clean and unworn with undimmed gilt lettering and decoration to the spine, and the Churchill arms in gilt on the front face. These magazines constitute the first illustrated edition of 'The World Crisis'. The 26 parts were issued between September 1933 and October 1934. After publication Newnes offered binding services in three and four volumes, which has rendered this original appearance - fragile at the best of times - exceptionally scarce in nice condition. This set is both collector and gift worthy. It is, however, exceptionally heavy and may incur additional shipping costs depending on service requested. Standard domestic shipping will be at standard price. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Nineveh & Tyre]
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      London: The Hogarth Press,, 1933. Octavo. Original brown cloth, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. Frontispiece and 9 plates. Spine rolled, corners bumped, small bump to edge of upper board, a little mottling to cloth of upper board, contents spotted. A very good copy in the rubbed and spotted jacket with a few nicks at the edges, abrasions along the spine panel, and a short close tear repaired with tape on the verso. First edition, first impression.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Juden sehen Dich an. 2. Auflage

      Berlin-Schöneberg, NS.-Druck und Verlag, [1933],. OKart., 95 Seiten mit zahlreichen SW-Fotos, 8°, Umschlag minimal beschmutzt, Ecken leicht verbogen, Kanten leicht abgerieben, Bibliotheksstempel auf dem Titelblatt, ansonsten sehr guter Zustand. * Our books are stored in our warehouse, not in the shop. If you want to visit us and see a specific book, please notify us in advance. Unsere Bücher werden nicht in unserem Geschäft, sondern in einem Lager am Stadtrand Prags verwahrt. Bitte teilen Sie uns vorher mit, wenn Sie uns besuchen und ein bestimmtes Buch ansehen wollen. *.

      [Bookseller: Antikvariát Valentinská]
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        Qian corpus (set 6 volumes)(Chinese Edition) QIAN XUE SEN WEN JI ( TAO ZHUANG QUAN 6 JUAN )

      hardcover. New. Ship out in 2 business day, And Fast shipping, Free Tracking number will be provided after the shipment.Hardcover Language: Chinese. Qian Collection (6 volumes) included Qian of the Chinese articles. reports. speeches. conversations. 377 A reporter asked about other forms of presentation. the time span from 1933 to 2005. covering natural science. social science. system science. science of thinking. various fields of military science. geography. architecture. science. human science. mathematical science. behavioral science. literary theory. practical experience. engineering. technology. science.... Satisfaction guaranteed,or money back.

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        Deutschland Erwacht: Werden, Kampf Und Sieg Der NSDAP

      Germany Cigaretten Bilderdienst 1933. 152 pages. Text in German. Over 200 black and white photos all present. Neatly written atop front free endpaper is the signature of a member of the Canadian Army Occupation Force (C.A.O.F.) 1945-46, who presumably brought this book home as a memento of his duty in post-WWII Germany. No other markings. Binding intact. Moderate wear. Epic six-panel foldout photo of Nuremberg rally at back is present and intact, although moderately misfolded in places. This copy has been respectully handled over these many years so remains in quality condition. A magnificent written and photographic historical record of Germany's Nazi party to 1933. First Edition Hardcover Folio - over 12" - 15" tall; First Edition. Good

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        La Guerre Revient...

      Paris Editions Paul Berger 1933. 363 pages. Signed and inscribed by author atop half-title page. Text in French. First edition of what was printed in English in 1935 with the title Black Hand Over Europe. "... An appalling expose of the situation of the national minorities in the Balkans and in Central Europe (which) tried heroically to call to the attention of the French people the dangers to which France and all Europe were exposing themselves should France continue to finance and support the criminal and ambitious political parties of the Little Entente, and especially of Yugoslavia... The book is prohibited in the Little Entente, Greece and Turkey, and in Yugoslavia; any government official or employee apprehended reading the book is given five years of hard labour." - from Translator's note to the English Edition. "Two months after the publication of my book the Supreme Court of Belgrade sentenced me by default to twenty years of hard labour and the White Hand (the Panserb terrorist and military organization) sentenced me to death." - from Author's Preface to the English Edition. Prior owner's name and date pencilled atop title page. Average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy of this important work. Signed First Edition Soft Cover 12mo - over 6?" - 7?" tall; First Edition. Good

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        Lenin, W. I. / Stalin, J. W. / Kaganowitsch, L. M. / Postyschew, P. P. / Krupskaja, N. K. [Ehefrau Lenins] / Jelisarowa-Uljanowa, A. I. [Schwester Lenins] / Gorki, M.: O LENINE, O KOMSOMOLE ("About Lenin, about Komsomol").

      Moscow, OGIZ Molodaya Gvardiya, 1933.. 1. Auflage in russ. Sprache. (First Edition). 8°. 397 (+3) S. (400 pp.). Mit 8 künstlerisch gestalteten Fototafeln (je 1 Photo mit gelbem Rahmen) u. zahlr. weiteren Fotos. Gestaltung (Buch, Typographie, Fotos, Einband) von Salomon Benediktinowitsch Telingater. Rotes OLn. Mit in Silber geprägtem Rücken u. Lenin - Silhouette a. Deckel.. Text in Russian. - The whole Book (cover, typography, text printed in red and black, 8 plates with Photos, cloth silvered decorated to spine) is designed by Solomon Telingater (1903-1969), the well-known Soviet graphic artist and typographer. Prof. Telingater was founder member of the group OKTIABR ("October") with Lissitzky, Vesnin brothers, Klutsis, Meyerhold, Rodchenko, Stenberg, Eisenstein. - 1963 Gutenberg-Preis der Stadt Leipzig. - Contains numerous photographs of Lenin and his family and of different places, where he lived. - Einband, besonders am hinteren Deckel etwas fleckig. - Innen, bis auf ganz wenige Braunflecken (nur auf den ersten 3 Bl.) sehr gut.

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        A Bibliography of the History of California, 1510-1930

      Nash and Torrez, California, 1933, Hardcover (Half Cloth), Book Condition: Near Fine Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First EditionCOWAN, ROBERT ERNEST, and COWAN, ROBERT GRANNIS. A Bibliography of the History of California, 1510-1930, in 4 volumes, San Francisco and Los Angeles: John Henry Nash and Torrez Press (V4), 1933 and 1964. Quarto, first editions, pp. v, 337; 339-704; 705-825; [2], 827-926, brown paper-covered boards quarter-bound in tan linen, paper labels on spines, edges untrimmed, some leaves still unopened. The single-most important reference work on Californiana, here in its best and most thorough form, covering about 5,000 books. Condition of these books V1 boards show edge wear and rubbed corners. V4 has a bit of spotting at edges, small area of darkening to upper panel. All else fine, lacking slipcase. Size: Quarto. 4-volume set (complete). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 3 kilos. Category: Reference; United States; History. Inventory No: 51927.

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        Die Gross-Schmetterlinge der Erde. Abt. II: Exotische Fauna. Band X: DIE INDO-AUSTRALISCHEN SPINNER UND SCHWÄRMER.

      Stuttgart 1933. 2 volumes (text & atlas). 4to. pp. ix, 909; pp. vii, with 104 chromolithographed plates. Publisher's cloth, gilt.

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        The Young and Evil

      Paris: Obelisk Press, 1933 - An exceptionally rare novel of gay life in the drag balls of Harlem and the speakeasies of Greenwich Village. Exuberant, unapologetic and amoral, the book celebrates a culture of decadence with a pleasure unadulterated by secrecy or shame. Estimates of the print run range from 1,000 to 2,500 copies, some 500 of which were burned by British censors. Beautifully bound by Stephanie Gibbs in full leather with handpainted endpapers, original wrappers bound in, housed in paper folding case. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        SCARLET TO M.F.H

      Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1933. 1st edition.. Hardback. Very Good. Illustrated by Aldin, Cecil. Very good condition with no wrapper. A book of fox-hunting with hounds. Written for the novice with information and instruction on some of the things he or she should know before deciding to follow a pack of hounds and some idea of how they are managed in field and kennel. Limited edition of 50 copies. Large format. Vellum spine with gilt title, red cloth covers. B/w illustrations. xii and 151 pages. SIGNED by Cecil Aldin. Copy 26 of 50. All plates present. Modern red covers, original spine retained and a little grubby. Endpapers a little grubby else contents immaculate! A lovely copy. REDUCED FROM £950 GB POUNDS! [S]

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        Life in a Technocracy: What It Might Be Like

      New York: Viking. 1933. First. First edition. Fine in fine, price-clipped dustwrapper with a very faint spot on the spine. Book length essay on the possible effects of a technocracy on American life. Loeb was an important figure in the Paris expatriate community. He is remembered in the literary world as the model for Jake Barnes's rival for the affection of Lady Brett Ashley in The Sun Also Rises, where his early kindnesses to Hemingway (using his influence with Horace Liveright to get In Our Time published) was repaid by being portrayed as Robert Cohn, the cowardly and especially "Jewish" villain. Loeb's views on a political movement which, though largely forgotten today, had numerous adherents between the wars. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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      Editions Nicolas Flamel,, Bruxelles 1933 - 14.5x19.5. 42pp. 2hh. Fotografía en cubierta de Hans Bellmer (Katowice, Slesia 1902 - Parigi 1975), 8 ilustraciones a plena página de Dalì, Tanguy, Ernst, Brauner, Magritte, Marcel Jean, Arp, Giacometti. Poemas de André Breton, René Char, Paul Eluard, Maurice Henry, E.L.T. Mesens, César Moro, Benjamin Peret, Gui Rosey. Tirada de 2020 ejemplates. Homenaje colectivo de surrealistas en defensa de Violette Nozières. En 1934 es acusada de parricidio y condenada muerte. Las alegaciones de abusos sexuales, lejos de crearla simpatizantes, avivaron más el odio contra ella de gran parte del público. La historia de Violette paso de ser un mero 'fait divers', a convertirse en un drama nacional en capítulos, que conmocionó y fascinó Francia ya casi al final de la turbulenta Tercera República. Todo este boom distraía, también muy convenientemente a los franceses de los trágicos sucesos que estaban teniendo lugar en Alemania. Al final la encarcelaron, pero después de 12 años, por su ejemplar comportamiento quedó en libertad. Envíos para España: el pago contra reembolso conlleva un recargo de 2 Euros. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Carmen Alonso Libros]
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        Luft Licht Sonne in Bally Sandalen von fr 8.80 an.

      Zurich: Fretz A.G., 1933 - Size: 1280 x 900 mm. Presented in a black wooden frame with museum mount. Very good condition. Colour lithograph. Superb Art Deco poster for advertisement of shoemakers Bally.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        DAS LICHT. Zeitschrift für praktische Leucht- und Beleuchtungsaufgaben, 8 Jahrgänge: 3 (1933) bis 5 (1935) sowie 7 (1937) bis 11 (1941). Gegründet und herausgegeben von Dir. Dr. Ing. J. Adolph, Berlin.

      Stuttgart, Berlin : Franck'sche Verlagshandlung, 1933 - 1941.. 8 Jahrgänge in 8 Bänden, insgesamt ca. 2000 S., ill. Gr.-8°, Halbleinen. 8 Jahrgänge in 8 Bänden!!! Fachzeitschrift für Lichtgestaltung, Beleuchtungstechnik und die dazugehörigen Industriezweige (inkl. Design). Fest eingebunden, mit Inhaltsverzeichnissen. Ohne orig. Heftumschläge. Aus ehemaligem Bibliotheksbestand, innen mit entsprechenden Kennzeichnungen. Einbände berieben und etwas angestaubt, teils etwas fleckig. Seiten nachgedunkelt, aber sauber. Bindungen fest. Guter bis sehr guter Zustand. Mehr Bilder auf Anfrage. Bitte beachten Sie unser reichhaltiges Angebot an antiquarischen Zeitschriften. zqx mbx jqx

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        A Contribution to the Mathematical Theory of Epidemics I" in Proceedings of the Royal Society of London A 115, 1927); "Contributions to the Mathematical Theory of Epidemics. II. The Problem of Endemicity" in Proceedings of the Royal Society of London A 138, 1932; "Contributions to the Mathematical Theory of Epidemics. III. Further Studies of the Problem of Endemicity" in Proceedings of the Royal Society of London A 141, 1933

      - FIRST EDITION OF A THREE VOLUME LANDMARK SERIES OF PAPERS PROVIDING THE FIRST MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS OF EPIDEMICS as well as "the first mathematical model that could be used to describe an influenza epidemic" (Coburn, "Modeling influenza," BMC Medicine, 7, 2009, 1741). "Mathematical modeling of epidemics goes back to 1927 with the formulation of [these] classical equations" Lewis, Network Science, 8.1.1). The Kermack-McKendrick model is known as the Susceptible-Infections-Recovered (SIR) model and is used to depict the number of people infected with a contagious illness in a closed population over time. To simulate an influenza epidemic the model, Kermack and McKendrick developed the pioneering threshold theorem that enables the interval between epidemics and their size to be studied. "According to this, the introduction of infectious cases into a community of susceptibles would not give rise to an epidemic if the density of susceptibles was below a certain critical value. Once the critical value was exceeded, then there would be an epidemic of magnitude sufficient to reduce the density of susceptibles as far below the threshold as it originally was above" (Cliff, Deciphering Global Epidemics, 26). [Kermack and McKendrick's] SIR model has been used as a basis for all subsequent influenza models" (Lewis). Furthermore, beyond influenza models, "most modern mathematical epidemiology" is based on these classic papers (Watts, Six Degrees, 332). CONDITION & DETAILS: London: Harrison & Sons, Ltd. Three volume 4to. (10 x 7 inches; 250 x 175mm. Ex-libris: Small library stamps on front and rear end papers (IBM Research Laboratories); no other library markings whatsoever. "A Contribution to the Mathematical Theory of Epidemics Part I," 700-721, 1927. "A Contribution to the Mathematical Theory of Epidemics Part II," 55-83, 1932. "A Contribution to the Mathematical Theory of Epidemics Part III," 94-122, 1933. Bound in identical brown cloth with slight sunning and scuffing. Tightly and solidly bound. Very clean. Complete. Bright and very clean throughout. Overall very good condition by any measure.

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      Paris, chez l?'Auteur, 1933. In-8 gr. (mm. 278x222), bross. alla francese, astuccio in cartonato edit., pp. (12),90,(12) a fogli sciolti, molto ben illustrato da 6 affascinanti composizioni originali, inc. a colori ?"au repérage?" da Edouard Chimot, così composte: 1 antiporta, 1 grande testata, 1 finale e 3 tavole f.t. Cfr. Carteret,IV, p. 289: ?"Edition recherchée, cotée?" - Benezit,III, p. 593. Bella edizione di 225 esempl. numer. Il ns., 182, appartiene alla tiratura di 160 (num. 56 a 215) ?"sur vélin de Rives, contenant la suite des eaux-fortes termineés en couleurs?". Esempl. molto ben conservato.

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        Mickey Mouse in King Arthur's Court (In Dust Jacket)

      New York: Blue Ribbon Books (1933). Illustrated boards, slight wear to spine ends, gift inscr., occasional light finger soil; matching dust jacket with cover soil and edgewear. A beautiful copy of a very scarce Disney item which includes four fine and colorful double page pop-ups depicting Mickey's version of Camelot. Also many duotone illustrations throughout. . Very Good +/Very Good. 8vo.

      [Bookseller: E M Maurice Books, LLC, ABAA]
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        The Pop-Up Minnie Mouse

      New York: Blue Ribbon Books, , 1933. Octavo. Original illustrated boards. Housed in a red cloth solander box. Disney Studio illustrations and 3 double page colour pop-ups. First edition, first printing. A great piece of Disneyana.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        God's Little Acre (First Edition)

      New York: The Viking Press, 1933. First Edition. First Edition. Near Fine in a sharp, Near Fine dust jacket. Some discoloration to the orange topstain; jacket has the lightest rubbing, and a small professional repair to a nearly invisible tear at the spine. An undisputed Caldwell classic, about a decidedly unhinged family in Georgia that includes a gold-crazed father, a wanton daughter, a rebellious suitor, and a mysterious albino. Basis for the 1958 film directed by Anthony Mann and starring Robert Ryan and Aldo Ray. A superior copy.

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        Physiker, 1918 Nobelpreis für Physik, Begründer der Quantentheorie (1858-1947): Gedruckte Visitenkarte mit 4 eigenh. Zeilen. Berlin 16. V. 1933.,

      - Eigenhändig: "Herzlichen Dank sagt Ihnen, verehrter Hr. Kollege, für Ihren freundlichen Glückwunsch Ihr ergebener [weiter gedruckter Text der Visitenkarte:] Professor Dr. Max Planck / Geheimer Regierungsrat // Berlin-Grunewald 16.5.33 [das Datum wieder eigenhändig] Wangenheimstr. 21" - Ab 1889 hatte Max Planck eine Professur in Berlin und zog 1905 mit seiner Familie in die Wangenheimstraße 21. - Am 23. April 1933, also im Jahre der Machtergreifung Hitlers (der am 20. April 44 Jahre geworden war) hatte Max Planck seinen 75. Geburtstag gefeiert. - Schwache Knickspur am oberen Rand, aber sehr schön. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 550 [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Richard Husslein]
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      Ballou, New York 1933 - One of only 598 issued. The author's second novel which took him five years to complete, the novella proved more time consuming than East of Eden or The Grapes of Wrath, Steinbeck's longest novels. A very good, tight, clean copy with light sunning at spine, in a very good dust jacket with archival restoration at both ends of the spine and front flap folds [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ed Smith Books]
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        L'affaire Courilof.

      Grasset 1933 - - Grasset, Paris 1933, 12x19cm, broché. - Edition originale, un des 300 exemplaires numérotés sur alfa réservés au service de presse. Envoi autographe signé de l'auteur à Max Fischer. Agréable exemplaire. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1933

      John Wisden & Co. 1933 - Seventieth edition. Original hardback. Gilt to spine faded and head/tail of spine slightly rubbed. A very good copy.

      [Bookseller: Sportspages]
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      London: Hutchinson & Co., Ltd.,, [1933]. Octavo. Original red cloth, titles to spine and upper board in black. With the dust jacket. Spine rolled, a few small spots to boards. An excellent copy in the rubbed, creased, and nicked jacket with short closed tears repaired with tape to the verso. First edition, first impression. With the author's signed presentation inscription to the front free endpaper, "Geoffrey & Marian Moy with all the best love from the author. JV 12 Sept 33".

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        Incredible Adventures of Professor Branestawm, The

      John Lane the Bodley Head Ltd., London, England, 1933, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition, Signed by Illustrator, Illustrated By: Robinson, W. HeathPersonal inscription from Robinson dated May 28, '37. Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 203 pp. Pages are tight and clean, with a few wrinkles. Minor spotting, but text mostly clean. Cover is moderately soiled. Cover is protected in mylar cover. Illustrator: Robinson, W. Heath. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 pounds. Category: Children; Signed by Illustrator. Inventory No: 001129.

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        Death In The Woods And Other Stories.

      Liveright,, New York: 1933 - 8vo, 298pp. A very good copy, the spine a bit sunned in the original orange publisher's cloth with the the front panel and inside flap of the rare dust jacket loosely laid in. Black and gold title band. The jacket misprinted and reads "Death In The Wood" on both the front panel and the inside flap. Overall, a very nice square, tight copy. A notable highspot and rarity of 20th Century literature. As Liveright declared bankruptcy, most of the books were either pulped or sold off, making copies extremely rare. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints, ABAA]
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        Give Your Heart to the Hawks and Other Poems

      New York: Random House. 1933. First. First trade edition. Corners and spine ends worn and a little frayed, a good only copy lacking the dustwrapper. However, Inscribed by the author to Mercedes de Acosta: "Inscribed for Mercedes de Heusta(sic) with so much pleasure in seeing you here. Faithfully, Robinson Jeffers. Tor House, Carmel, California. November, 1933." De Acosta was a writer and actress, and a flamboyant Cuban-born lesbian linked romantically to Greta Garbo, Isadora Duncan, Marlene Dietrich, and many others, and who apparently acted as something of a facilitator in artistic circles (late in her life she championed and promoted a young Andy Warhol). .

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        It's Up to the Women

      New York: Stokes, 1933-01-01 New York: Frederick Stokes, 1933. 263 p. First edition, first printing. Very Good+ hardcover in Good dust jacket. Clean pages and sturdy binding, tissue guard intact. Foxing to edges and endpapers. Former owner's name and address penned on fep. Jacket chipped at extremities, front panel creased along top and bottom edges, light staining, fading to blue on spine panel, small piece of tape on verso, foxing, price intact ($1.25). rare in jacket.

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        La Guerre Revient.

      Editions Paul Berger, Paris 1933 - Signed 363 pages. Signed and inscribed by author atop half-title page. Text in French. First edition of what was printed in English in 1935 with the title Black Hand Over Europe. ". An appalling expose of the situation of the national minorities in the Balkans and in Central Europe (which) tried heroically to call to the attention of the French people the dangers to which France and all Europe were exposing themselves should France continue to finance and support the criminal and ambitious political parties of the Little Entente, and especially of Yugoslavia. The book is prohibited in the Little Entente, Greece and Turkey, and in Yugoslavia; any government official or employee apprehended reading the book is given five years of hard labour." - from Translator's note to the English Edition. "Two months after the publication of my book the Supreme Court of Belgrade sentenced me by default to twenty years of hard labour and the White Hand (the Panserb terrorist and military organization) sentenced me to death." - from Author's Preface to the English Edition. Prior owner's name and date pencilled atop title page. Average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy of this important work. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Post Junior Detective Corps and the Melvin Purvis Junior G-Man Corps cereal premiums

      Battle Creek, Michigan: General Foods Corporation. 1933-1936. An archive of Post Junior Detective Corps and the Melvin Purvis Junior G-Man Corps cereal premiums, including 10 pamphlets, seven metal badges and original mailing envelope, all issued to consumers of Post Toasties, a popular breakfast cereal. Stapled wrappers with pencil owner name, wear at the extremities, a couple with loose sheets; five pamphlets with punch holes and attached by two ring binders; and badges of gold and silver metal, each measuring approximately 1.5" x 1.5" and ranging from lightly to moderately rubbed. Overall very good plus.The group is composed of "Junior G-Men" instructional booklets (with two duplicates); a casebook; a secret operations manual; promotional brochure of "swell prizes"; a form (apparently removed from another booklet) partially completed in pencil (and in earnest: "I take this solemn pledge as part of my service to the corps and the ideals for which it stands"); and seven pin-back badges issued as youngsters moved up the ranks from "Detective" to "Captain." The color brochure illustrates other premiums available in exchange for box-tops, including toy pistols, whistles, and the granddaddy of premiums, the "G-Man Squad Gun" with "rat-tat-tat-tat" sounds and "flint and steel sparking device." A wonderful reminder of simpler times when children were encouraged to follow the exploits of the F.B.I. as it hunted down criminals such as John Dillinger, Baby Face Nelson, and Pretty Boy Floyd -- and shot them dead. .

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      Delphic Studios, New York, 1933, Hardcover (in Slipcase), Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First EditionBRUEHL, ANTON. Mexico, New York: Delphic Studios, 1933. Folio, edition of 1,000, unpaginated with 25 photogravures, tan linen with black leather spine, slipcased. Parr & Badger, V.1, p. 81: "The images are close in style to those made by Paul Strand in Mexico in 1932-4, although Bruehl's pictures do not display the sense of suffering that colors much of Strand's work. ... The book is an interesting demonstration of the kind of formalist modernism that does not even pretend to make any social analysis of what is being photographed." Scarce. Condition of this book: Slipcase in 2 pieces, bottom panel missing. Spine worn, 3-inch chunk at tail is loose but present. Leaves clean and tight, images fine. Size: Large Folio (bigger than A3). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Mexico; 1930s; Photography. Inventory No: 51795.

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