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        Winner Take Nothing

      Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1933 - First Edition, First Printing with the publisher's "A" and seal printed on the copyright page. This ORIGINAL First Issue dustjacket is vibrant in color with NO chips or tears. This sophisticated First Issue dustjacket looks about new. The book is in great shape. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning and the boards are crisp with a hint of wear to the edges. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a superb copy of this true first housed in a custom clamshell slipcase. We buy Hemingway First Editions. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        The Lord Fish

      London: Faber & Faber, [1933] - Beautiful copy in its rarest state. Five magical fairy tales from Walter de la Mare, including the title story about the strange adventures of lazy young man who loves, and lives, only to fish. With Rex Whistler's delightful illustrations (WHISTLER, REX) First edition, No. 15 of 60 copies SIGNED by the author and specially bound. 8vo. Engraved title page, 4 tinted,full-page plates, and seven black-and-white headpieces, by Rex Whistler. Full purple vellum with yapp edges, gilt vignette of Lord Fish after Whistler on upper cover, endpapers with Whistler vignettes printed in green, t.e.g. Beautiful, unfaded copy in the original dust jacket with Whistler's design on the front panel. Rare [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        KAMERA OBSCURA. [Camera Obscura]. Inscribed to Iakov Blokh.

      Parabola, Berlin 1933 - [NABOKOV, Vladimir] NABOKOFF-SIRIN, Vladimir. First edition in Russian. 8vo., 203 [1]pp.Original pictorial wrappers, uncut. An essentially fine fresh copy showing minor use with Nabokov's presentation inscription in ink on the front blank [in Russian]: "Iakov Blokh, for a good memory from the author - XII - '33. " Blokh was a Russian publisher in Germany in the 1930's. In 1936 this title became Nabokov's first work to appear in English, & in 1938, this novel became the first of his works to be published in book form in the USA [as Laughter In The Dark]. Juliar A14.1. Custom black cloth clamshell case, gilt-lettered leather labels to the spine. [Before appearing in book form, this work was first published in Paris in four issues of the Russian émigré journal, Sovremennye Zapiski Contemporary Annals between May 1932 & March 1933]. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Warum Krieg? [Why War?]

      Internationales Institut Fur Geistige Zusammenarbeit Volkerbund, Paris 1933 - (FREUD-EINSTEIN) Warum Krieg? [Why War?] Albert Einstein und Sigmund Freud. Paris: Internationales Institut Fur Geistige Zusammenarbeit Volkerbund, 1933. 62pp. original printed wrappers. Slight tanning toward page edges; wrappers darkened at spine and edges, with light wear to extremities. Very Good Condition.FIRST EDITION limited to 2000 printed copies.In 1932, Albert Einstein, invited by the League of Nations to address a letter on any subject to any individual, chose to correspond with Sigmund Freud on the possibilities of avoiding war. Einstein maintained the importance of establishing an independent judiciary body to mediate conflicts. Freud agreed with this idea but also insisted " that there is no likelihood of our being able to suppress humanity’s aggressive tendencies," and that war is the ultimate expression of man’s distaste for the restraints of civilization.By the time of publication, Hitler had risen to power and the world moved closer each day toward a global conflict. Einstein, the committed pacifist, had resigned from the League of Nations over its inability to confront Nazi militarism. In October of 1933 he began his tenure at the Institute of Advanced Study at Princeton, New Jersey.Why War? was translated into multiple languages but this is the true First Edition. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Otto racconti. Litografie di Hedda Celani.

      1933 - Urbino, Officine Grafiche del Regio Istituto del Libro in Urbino, 1933. Hedda Celani ha ideato e disegnato sulla pietra le illustrazioni e ha curato la veste del volume. La tiratura è stata strettamente limitata a 200 esemplari numerati. Copia n. 1. (Gambetti Vezzosi, p. 78). In 4to (cm. 27,5); legatura originale in tela azzurra con il titolo al piatto e l'autore al dorso; pp 116, (8). Axs [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        I sogni d'un vagabondo.

      R. Istituto di Belle Arti,, Urbino, 1933 - In-8°, pp. 131, (7), cartonatura editoriale con sovraccoperta a stampa. Sguardie figurate a colori, 19 xilografie (all'inizio di ogni capitolo) di Nando Nandi, alunno del III corso superiore dell'Istituto. Perfetto stato; rarissimo a trovarsi completo della sovraccoperta, ignota al Gambetti / Vezzosi. Prima edizione, tirata a 200 esemplari numerati (n° 71). Gambetti / Vezzosi, pp. 921-922: "Piuttosto raro e ricercato". Servolini, p. 570. Pallottino, Storia dell'illustrazione italiana, p. 285: ".Le bellissime edizioni dell'Istituto Urbinate. fra i giovani artisti incisori ed illustratori della scuola segnaliamo. Nando Nanni". Spaducci, p. 292. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Gilibert Libreria Antiquaria (ILAB-LILA)]
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        Letters from T.E. Shaw to Bruce Rogers

      Privately Printed at the press of Wm. Edwin Rudge 1933 - First Edition. 5 5/8 in. x 8 ¼ in. Not paginated. Letters dated from 1928 to 1932. Published before Lawrence's death, this volume was limited to 200 copies. Brown cloth over flexible boards. Gilt titling on spine. In a later mylar jacket. The text is printed in an italic font. Inscribed by Rogers on a preliminary page: "Sydney C. Cockerell from Bruce Rogers. 25 July 1933." Sir Sydney Carlyle Cockerell (1867-1962) was a British museum curator, collector, and well-connected figure in the literary world. Light rubbing to lower corners. A very scarce item. The Work of Bruce Rogers, No. 372 (p. 62) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Keisogloff Rare Books, Inc.]
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        Weird Tales Magazine ( Pulp ) / Volume 22 # 1, July 1933 ( Hand of Glory; Voodoo Song; Fire Creatures; Thing from the Grave; Horror in the Museum; Golden Blood (part 4); Dreams in the Witch House; Ubbo-Sathla; Green Tea, etc)

      Chicago: Popular Fiction Publishing Company / Weird Tales Magazine ( Pulp ) / Volume 22 # 1, July 1933, 1st Edition, 1st Printing - -----------pulp, about 7 x 10 inches, a solid Good to Very Good copy, light rubbing and wear, clear tape on spine, age toning to paper but not brittle, this copy was CAS's own copy bearing his signature on the front page and two pencil hand corrections to his story, obviously RARE signed, this contains: Golden Blood [Part 4 of 6] by Jack Williamson; The Dreams in the Witch-House by H. P. Lovecraft; The Fire Creatures by Edmond Hamilton; Green Tea by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu; The Hand of Glory by Seabury Quinn; The Horror in the Museum by H. P. Lovecraft [as Hazel Heald]; The Man on the Ground by Robert E. Howard; The Thing From the Grave by Harold Ward; Ubbo-Sathla by Clark Ashton Smith; Poems: The Dance of the Dead by Robert B. Gray; Pirates' Cave by Alfred I. Tooke; Voodoo Song by Mary Elizabeth Counselman, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Leonard Shoup (Member of IOBA)]
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        When We Were Very Young, Winnie-the-Pooh, Now We Are Six, and The House atPooh Corner. 4 vols in slipcase. 3 First Editions

      Methuen & Co., Dutton, London and New York, 1933, - MILNE, A.A. When We Were Very Young, Winnie-the-Pooh, Now We Are Six, and The House at Pooh Corner . With decorations by Ernest H. Shepard. London : Methuen and Co., (1926, 1927, 1928) [for the second, third and fourth volumes]; New York: E.P. Dutton, (1933) [for the first volume]. Methuen editionsare all First UK Editions; Dutton edition is 149th printing [originally published in 1924]. In four volumes. I: Pp. [i]-xii,(2),1-100,(6), frontispiece; II: Pp. [i]-xi,(3),[1]-158,(6); III: Pp. (2),[i]-x,(2),1-103,(7); IV: [i]-xi,(1),[1]-178,(8), frontispiece. Copiously illustrated. Endpapers lavishly illustrated in colour. 8vo, full green leather (WWWVY), full mustard yellow leather (WTP), full blue leather (NWAS), full red leather (HAPC), giltdecorations with extensive tooling to front, elaborate gilt dentelles to edges and verso of boards (bordering endpapers), gilt tooling and lettering as well as five raised bands and leather title blocks to spines, all edges gilt, each volume with ribbon placemarkers. In paper covered slipcase, decorated in the form of the endpapers. A magnificent set of Milne's classic, seminal works for youngsters. Beautifully bound by the eminently professionalHatchards Ltd., (187 Piccadilly) in a uniform style, with each volume bound in a different colour akin to its cloth original. This lot contains threefirst edition volumes, including "Winnie-the-Pooh", "Now We Are Six", and"The House at Pooh Corner". "When We Were Very Young", despite being a later American printing, is given the same expert attention in its binding. Spine of "When We Were Very Young" browned, with faint sunning to the remaining three spines, a couple of instances of minor marginal smudging, else verygood in rubbed, browned, tape-repaired slipcase. A lovely set. 9,000.00 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: John W. Doull, Bookseller (A.B.A.C.)]
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        The Collected Poems of Hart Crane

      Liveright Publishing Corporation, New York 1933 - First edition, limited issue. Edited with an Introduction by Waldo Frank. Slight sunning and soiling, still near fine, without dustwrapper. One of 50 press numbered copies for the friends of Hart Crane, this is copy number 58, putting the actual limitation in some doubt. Nevertheless, uncommon. See this book in 3D on our site. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        The Incredible Adventures of Professor Branestawm. With 76 illustrations by W. Heath Robinson.

      London: John Lane The Bodley Head Ltd., 1933 - Quarto. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in royal blue morocco, titles and decoration to spine, raised bands, single rule to boards, inner dentelles, marbled endpapers, gilt edges. The occasional minor blemish, an excellent copy in a fine binding. With coloured frontispiece and numerous black and white illustrations throughout. First edition, first impression. The original Professor Branestawn title. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Jüdische Kunst aus Hessen und Nassau

      Soncino-Gesellschaft der Freunde des Jüdischen Buches E.V., Berlin 1933 - 1/600. Original green wrappers with gold lettering on front cover and spine. 39 pages of text with 5 mounted in-text b/w photographic reproductions, followed by 33 pages of b/w reproductions of photographs of various Jewish ornaments printed on glossy paper. Special "Sonderdruck" from a catalogue from the "Religiöse Kunst aus Essen und Nassua" exhibition which took place in Marburg in 1928. "Als Sonderdruck aus: Aus religiöse Kunst aus Hessen und Nassau. Kritischer Gesamtkatalog der Ausstellung Marburg 1928. Herausgegeben von Hermann Deckert, Robert Freyhan, Kurt Steinbart im Verlag des Kunstgeschichtlichen Seminars Marburg-Lahn wurden 600 Exemplare dieses Abschnittes ausgegeben als vierzehnte Publikation der Soncino-Gesellschaft der Freunde des jüdischen Buches e.V., Berlin." Sunning on spine. Head and tail of spine slightly chipped. Some discoloration along edges of coverss. Lower front corner bumped, thus affecting pages throughout. Slight abrasion on inside of front cover and on title-page (not affecting text). Text in German. Wrappers in overall good, interior in very good condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        LA SUCCESSIÓ DE CARLES II. Relació dels principals esdeveniments succeïts a Europa a conseqüència de la lluita per la corona d'Espanya entre les cases de Borbó i d'Habsburg.

      Imp. Casa Galve. Barcelona, 1933 - . 28 cm. 2 vol.: X-390 i 420 pàg., 1 f. Il lustr. amb 46 làm., 8 plegades, fora del text. Dos vol. enq. en mitja pell, nervis, florons, conserven les cobertes originals. Dedicatòria autògrafa. Guerra de sucesión Història de Catalunya Libros modernos a partir de 1830 español

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        Marlborough, His Life and Times.

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1933–8 - 6 volumes octavo (224 × 150 mm). Contemporary red morocco presentation binding by Bumpus, title gilt direct to the spine, flat bands with dotted rule with fleurons, single fillet panels to the compartments and to the boards, large gilt central tool of the Marlborough arms to the upper boards, single fillet edge-roll, all edges gilt, double rules to the turn-ins. Some corners slightly bumped, pale tan-burn from the turn-ins, but overall an extremely handsomely presented set. First American editions, same years as the first British. Presentation set, inscribed in first volume on the binder's blank; "To Louis Sterling from Winston S. Churchill 1947," and signed in the same place in each of the subsequent five volumes. Sir Louis Sterling (1879-1958) was a New York-born industrialist, and a pioneer in the phonographic and music industry. He was one of the original directors of EMI, a leading philanthropist, and, especially during the 1930s, a tireless worker in the effort to provide asylum for Jewish refugees. In Sterling's obituary in The Gramophone, Compton Mackenzie remarked that: "Few men have been as well loved as Louis Sterling and one may speculate whether any businessman has ever been as much loved as that most remarkable little man " Sterling was a noted book and art collector. A superb set in contemporary binding, and an appealing association. Cohen A97.4(I).a - (VI).a, volume V is A97.4(V).b, the "second state," distinguished by the insertion of an errata slip at p.19; Woods A40(b) [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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      Maastricht. 1933. - The very rare set of eleven wood engravings together with a rejected design. Privately printed limited edition by A.A.M. Stols for Emile, Baron van der Borch van Verwolde, on laid Japan paper, each with the studio stamp on the verso. Full margins, various sizes. The engravings are for Swinburne's Dolores, with female nudes in white line. The three Ravens of the Baron appear naturally disposed with a nude as a tail piece. Reid A12.

      [Bookseller: York Modern Books PBFA ABA]
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        La Croisière Jaune. Expédition Citroën Centre - Asie. Troisième mission. Georges-Marie Haardt et Louis Audoin - Dubreuil, Paris, Plon, 1933.

      - 1 fort vol. in-4 relié plein maroquin jaune de l'éditeur, dos à nerfs, titre en noir, tête dorée, vignette collée sur le plat supérieur, dentelle intérieure, exemplaire nominatif XLI + 344 pages - 123 photographies et 6 cartes dont 3 hors-texte. Edition originale. Envoi autographe signé d'André Citroën à Fernand David. Un des 2000 ex. sur Alfa. Étui (petits accrocs sur l'étui avec manque de papier). Charnière un peu ouverte au niveau des gardes cependant très bel exemplaire toujours solide sans déboîtement. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Mesnard - Comptoir du Livre Ancien]
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        The River War (An Historical Account of the Reconquest of the Sudan)

      Eyre & Spottiswoode, London, 1933 - Copyright page identifies this as ?first cheap edition?, but actually it is the second, as there was also a really cheap little edition in 1915. A desirable edition, and the best to read other than a first. This edition uses the setting of the 1902 edition so is abridged. There are 22 maps, many folding and some in two colours. Bound in lilac cloth, blocked in black on the spine only. 381 pages, index, appendices. This edition adds a new introduction from Churchill. Book is very clean and tight, page edges white and even, owner name on endpaper. Dustwrapper has good unfaded blue letters on spine, worn with cracks and tears, and a piece gone about 35 x 25 mm along top edge of rear cover. (ICS A2da) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: The Churchill Book Specialist]
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        Presenting Lily Mars

      Doubleday Doran, Garden City 1933 - First edition. A small stain on the copyright page (and the facing dedication page), a little smudging to the boards, a near fine copy in a partially price-clipped, very good plus dustwrapper with a small chip at the crown and light edgewear. Nicely Inscribed by the author to his close friend, and occasional co-author, Harry Leon Wilson: "For H.L., who may be reminded of something or somebody, here and there --- N.B.T. Aug. 26, 1933. Kennebunkport." Interestingly, Tarkington signs using his true first initial "N" for his real first name "Newton," which he seldom did -- perhaps he did so as a lighthearted jab at Wilson, who often went by the name "H. Leon Wilson." The novel was bought by MGM as a dramatic vehicle for Lana Turner, but the script turned out to be too lighthearted and Norman Taurog's 1943 film version was instead a musical, showcasing Judy Garland as the small-town girl who impresses Broadway producer Van Heflin. A great association copy: Tarkington and Wilson collaborated on a number of plays early in their careers, several of which were filmed, probably most notably, *The Man From Home* in 1914 (and re-filmed again in 1922), one of the earliest feature films directed by Cecil B. De Mille. Another collaboration was *Cameo Kirby*, filmed first in 1914, but most notably by John Ford in 1923 with John Gilbert, Alan Hale, and Jean Arthur. Wilson, who was married to Rose O'Neill (creator of the Kewpie Doll), wrote several other books that were filmed, including *Merton of the Movies, Ruggles of Red Gap*, and *Bunker Bean*. Over sixty films were made from Tarkington's works, including *The Magnificent Ambersons.* See this book in 3D on our site. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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      The Gregynog Press, Newtown, Wales 1933 - 264 x 171 mm (10 3/8 x 6 3/4"). 33 pp., [1] leaf (colophon). No. 172 OF 235 COPIES (of a total of 250, including 15 bound in morocco). Publisher's reddish-brown Hermitage calf, upper cover blocked in blind with titling, press device, and the figure of Euphrosyne, one of the Three Graces, designed by Blair Hughes-Stanton. WITH 11 WOOD ENGRAVINGS BY BLAIR HUGHES-STANTON, four of these full-page. Printed on Japanese vellum. Harrop 26. A hint of rubbing to leather, one tiny spot on spine, otherwise A VERY FINE COPY, immaculate internally. During a short space of time, from 1931-34, Blair Hughes-Stanton (1902-81) produced woodcuts for six memorable books issued by the Gregynog Press, and this collection of four early poems by Milton was, in Harrop's view, "merely a vehicle for displaying the illustrations," which feature figures from classical mythology depicted in the artist's distinctive erotic style. Hughes-Stanton (1902-81) studied at the school of Leon Underwood at Hammersmith and had a long and productive career producing sophisticated expressive woodcuts as an avant-garde artist. Although he was pressured to make his striking, sometimes even savage, images look more like those of Eric Gill, he resisted and successfully established his unique personal style as an illustrator. The type use here is the graceful Perpetua designed by Gill, who was, with Hughes-Stanton, one of the two central figures in the English wood engraving revival. Although Gill is the more recognized artist, he never approached Hughes-Stanton in terms of intricacy. While prone to abrasions, the "Four Poems" binding is described by Harrop as "one of the most sucessful to come from the Press.". No. 172 OF 235 COPIES (of a total of 250, including 15 bound in morocco) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      Hamburg: The Odyssey Press 1933 - Second Odyssey edition. SIGNED AND DATED BY THE AUTHOR. Two volumes. Original grey card covers, with red lettering to the upper wrapper and spines, in the original card slipcase. An excellent very good set, the spines a little darkened and with some light rubbing and the occasional light mark to the extremities. The slipcase is worn to the edges. Housed in a purpose-made dark blue quarter morocco solander box. Signed and dated by the author in black ink on the half title of volume one "James Joyce Paris 6.iii.’35". This edition, fully reset and corrected by Stuart Gilbert under Joyce's direction is widely considered the authoritative edition. Rare signed. (Connolly, Cyril: 100 Key Books of the Modern Movement). Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Festgabe zum 60. Geburtstag. Manuskriptalbum von verschiedenen Händen.

      Berlin, Bremen, Bückeburg, Göttingen, Kalksburg, Lambarene, Starnberg u. a. O., zumeist Sommer 1933. - 20 Beiträge auf zus. 56 beschr. SS. Mit 3 Tuschzeichnungen (Bückeburger Motive) und 2 montierten Fotografien. Originaler grüner Maroquinband mit Wappensupralibros. Kopfgoldschnitt. Gr.-8vo. Im zeitgenöss. Pappschuber. Schönes, wohl von der Erstbeiträgerin Agnes Miegel (1879-1964) initiiertes Album zum 60. Geburtstag der Lulu von Strauß und Torney, verwitwete Diederichs, am 20. September 1933. Unter den Beiträgern finden sich Lou Andreas-Salomé ("was ein Mensch zeitlebens zu bewältigen hat, entspräche nicht so sehr einem - größern oder kleinern - Haufen von Einzelheiten als, noch in jeglichem und geringsten einem Hineingehen in alle Ganzheit"), der Germanist Richard Benz ("in schönen Augusttagen des Jahres 1916, bin ich Ihnen begegnet: als der erste Autor des Verlags [.], der Ihnen als der Gattin von Eugen Diederichs zu Gesicht kam"), Marie von Bodelschwingh (Erinnerungen an ihre Jugendzeit in Bückeburg), der Bildhauer Ernst Gorsemann (Grußadresse und Anekdote, mit 2 Fotografien), die Bückeburger Freundin Olga Jebens ("Die räumliche Trennung seit Deiner Heirat hat das Vertrauen und die seelische Verbundenheit nicht zerstören können"), Agnes Miegel ("Es ist ein Junitag, an dem ich dieses schreibe und es soll doch ein Gruß sein zu Deinem Geburtstag. Aber ich muß heute so sehr an einen Tag, eigentlich einen Augenblick aus unserm Leben denken, der mir immer als ganz besonders bedeutungsvoll erschienen ist"), Börries Frhr. von Münchhausen ("In ganz alter Freundschaft, liebe Lulu, grüsse ich dich heute, einer Freundschaft, die zurückgeht auf jene Tage, da wir als halbe Kinder in Apelern das Glück meiner Mutter genossen"), der Germanist Hans Naumann (1 Sonett und 1 Prosastück mit Thomas-Mann-Anekdote: "Mit Thomas Mann ging ich einst durch die Gassen von Jena und zeigte sie ihm. Da trafen wir Eugen Diederichs. Und der behauptete, das alles sei nichts, verglichen mit einer Rostbratwurst"), der Pädagoge Herman Nohl ("Sie kennen meine Liebe zu Brahms. An Künstlern wie ihm und Ihnen wird mir immer von neuem deutlich, was deutsche Art und Kunst eigentlich ist"), Albert Schweitzer (Lambarene, 13. VII. 1933: "Wie oft denke ich an die Stunde des Zusammenseins in Frankfurt vor einem Jahre [.] Im Spital sehr viel Arbeit. Zur Zeit beherbergt es 350 Kranke. Während ich Ihnen schreibe schweift mein Blick über den im blauen Dunste liegenden Fluss. Motorboote legen an Dampfer an . Schwarze bringen die Waaren, die der Dampfer mitnehmen soll. Dass man auf dem Aequator ist, spürt man heute nicht. Ein kühles Lüftchen kommt vom Südpol. Es ist Winter bei uns"), Ina Seidel ("in demselben wunderbaren Sommer 1903, in dem wir damals Achtzehnjährigen uns gleichzeitig für die 'Buddenbrooks' und für 'Die Briefe, die ihn nicht erreichten' begeisterten, lernte ich auch Deine Gedichte kennen - die 'Lieder und Balladen'"), die Malerin Gertrud Simmel geb. Kinel ("Man meint: Leben, das seien die guten Zeiten, und was man leidet, das sei nun der Abzug vom Leben. Leiden ist Leben, wie Frohsein Leben ist"), Lisa Tetzner ("Seitdem Du mir zum ersten Mal entgegen tratest, in Jena an jenem Abend, als ich Dir zum ersten Mal Märchen erzählen durfte, [.] hat uns ein tiefes Freundschaftsband verbunden"), Helene Voigt-Diederichs (Gedicht) und der Kulturphilosoph Herman Wirth (Bremen, "Sommersonnenwende 1933": "Unsere Wendezeit harrt der Wiederkehr der Volksmütter"). - Einmontiert ferner ein eh. Br. m. U. (Berlin, 2. X. 1908) und ein eh. Billett m. U. (Fragment) ihres Onkels Dr. Dr. von Strauß und Torney. - Die Lyrikerin Lulu von Strauß und Torney veröffentlichte ihre ersten Gedichte 1898; praktisch ihr gesamtes Werk stammt aus der Zeit vor dem ersten Weltkrieg. Sie fand Kontakt zum Göttinger Kreis um den Dichter Börries von Münchhausen und lernte Agnes Miegel und Theodor Heuss kennen, mit denen sie eine lebenslange Freundschaft verband. 1916 heiratete sie in Bückeburg den Verleger Eugen Diederichs (1867-1930) und zog nach Jena. Unter seinem Einfluss wandte sie sich religiösen Them [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        On ancient Central - Asian tracks. Brief narrative of three expeditions in innermost Asia and Northern - Western China.

      London, 1933. First edition, xxlv,342pp, with large folding coloured map, 147 illustrations (partley folding and coloured), large 8vo original cloth topedge gilt, with on borders a bit frayed original dustjaxket. In very good condition. Sir Aurel Stein (1862 - 1943) was a British archaeologist and geographer noted for his pioneering exploration of central Asia. After serving (1888 - 1889) as principal of the Oriental College in Lahore, Pakistan, he set out (1900) on the first of serveral expeditions along ancient caravan routes in central Asia. At Tun - huang, Stein discovered (1906 - 08) an important cache of Buddhist art and manuscripts. While superintendent of the Indian Archaeological Survey (1910 - 29), he located eastern battle stations of Alexander the Great. He was one of the last great explorers and knighted in 1912. KEYWORDS:china

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        Das Dritte Reich,

      . Dokumentarische Darstellung des Aufbaues der Nation, Band I - VI (1933 - 1938), + Vorband "1918 - 1933", + Band: Die österreichischen Kampfjahre 1918 - 1938 (zusammen 8 Bände), Berlin, Hummel Verlag, ohne Jahr (1935 folgende), roter Ganzleineneinband, 455 + 497 + 518 + 488 + 504 + 562 +427 + 436 Seiten, mit Abbildungen, Band I mit fehlendem Vorsatzblatt und kleiner Fehlstelle im Gelenk, Band "Österreich" Einband berieben und fleckig, Rücken mit Wasserfleck, sonst Zustand 2 (F153).

      [Bookseller: Helmut Weitze Militärische Antiquitäten ]
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        HOLD YOUR MAN (1933)

      MGM 1933 - Vintage original 11 x 14" (28 x 35 cm.) lobby card, USA. Clark Gable, Jean Harlow, dir: Sam Wood; MGM. Pre-Code sizzler written by Anita Loos specifically to high light the dramatic abilities of Jean Harlow. Though she is toned down from her previous work in RED DUST and RED HEADED WOMAN, she engages in some of the most sexually charged scenes of the time with Clark Gable, including a scene where they share the same bath water, walk around in their robes and share a torrid kiss within minutes of having met each other. He is a small time con, she falls in love with him, they have a baby (born in prison) and she goes to prison for his botched crime. Things do work out in the end of course! This was the third pairing for Gable and Harlow and they would go on to make two more films together. In this card, Harlow (swathed in Adrian finery despite her lower bracket income) visits Gable during his prison stint. Pinholes in corners, FINE.

      [Bookseller: Walter Reuben, Inc.]
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        A vau-l'eau.

      Paris, Georges Courville, 1933. - In-4°, 119p. Edition numérotée 1/170 exemplaires sur grand vélin d'Arches (seul tirage après 30 Japon). Illustré de 19 eaux-fortes et pointes-sèches originales d'Edgar Chahine. Exemplaire en parfaite condition sous une élégante reliure signée J. Ogiez. Reliure plein maroquin bleu nuit, dos à nerfs avec titre doré à froid, décor doré sur les plats, filets dorés sur les coupes, dentelle intérieure, contreplats et gardes de maroquin grenat, tête dorée, couverture et dos conservés, sous étui bordé doublé de velours [signée J. Ogiez]. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Le Cabinet d'Amateur]
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        Impressive oversize image signed by Eisenhower as President

      Oversize original photograph, 13" x 10", black and white, headed "Alumni Luncheon for Class of 1933", depicting President Dwight D. Eisenhower, Captain H. Hale, Admiral W. McL. Hugh, Kennedy C. Watkins and Colonel Roger W. Goldsmith, taken at the Fort Lesley J. McNair Officers Club [Washington, DC] on May 21, 1953. Signed by each across their own images. Contrast is fine or better. Mounted to a larger (19" x 15") mat. An impressive image. Extremely fine.

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        Lost Horizon

      New York: William Morrow, 1933. First Edition, First Printing. In Near Fine condition, lacking dust jacket. Small vintage bookseller label to rear paste down. Faint rubbing to boards. Top edge of rear board bumped. Edge wear at bottom edge of boards and spine. Very light shelf lean. Lettering on spine lightly dulled. A very lovely copy.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Federzeichnungen zu "Das abenteuerliche Dasein". Konvolut aus neunundzwanzig Federzeichnungen, davon eine Bleistiftzeichnung, zum größtenteils mit Seitenangabe bzw. Titelei, alle eighd. monogrammiert. [ca. 22 x 30 cm]

      [Bludenz], 1933.. . In einem eighd. beschrifteten Papierumschlag. - Geringe Gbrsp. - Schnabl (1904 - 1990), studierte zwischen 1922 und 1927 an der Akademie der Bildenden Künste in Wien u. a. bei K. Sterrer. Zuerst Mittelschulehrer in Bludenz, dann ab 1969 in Salzburg ansäßig. Befreundet mit Kubin und Fronius. Seine Federzeichnungen und Aquarelle verweben verschrobene Dorf- und Kleinstadtpoesie, soziales Mitgefühl und skurrilen Humor zu einer ganz eigenen Welt. (Zitat nach Salzburger Kulturlexikon, S. 442). - Frey, (1881 -1957), studierte in Heidelberg, Freiburg/Breisgau und München Jura und Philosophie, ohne seine Studien abzuschließen. Seit 1918 war er als freier Schriftsteller in München ansässig. Während des Ersten Weltkriegs diente er im selben Regiment wie Hitler, der ihm später eine Stelle als Feuilletonchef des "Völkischen Beobachters" anbot, was F. jedoch ablehnte. 1933 wurden seine Bücher verboten, er emigrierte zunächst nach Österreich, 1938 in die Schweiz, wo der Freund Thomas Manns lange Zeit unter ärmlichen Umständen als Rezensent lebte. Erst nach 1945 besserte sich seine Lage, nachdem einige seiner im Exil entstandenen Werke erschienen waren. F. schrieb Romane, Novellen, Märchen und Utopien. Als bizarr, skurril und phantastisch werden viele seiner Geschichten charakterisiert, die häufig mit parodistischen Elementen und hintergründigem Humor angereichert sind. Sein dokumentarisch-autobiographischer Roman Die Pflasterkästen (1929) zählt zu den bedeutenden Antikriegsromanen der Weimarer Republik. (DBE) - Hier ein nicht veröffentlichtes Projekt zu A. M. Frey's Roman.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek]
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      Chelsea: Ashendene Press, 1933. One of 290 copies on paper. Vellum Binding. Quarto. Gwendolen Raverat. Backed in vellum with green paper over boards and vellum tipped corners; spine is titled in gold; printed in black Ptolemy type with red marginal notes and initials and paragraph marks in blue by the hand of Graily Hewitt; a very nice copy with one signature lightly foxed else clean; stunning wood engravings by Raverat throughout the text, some full page; this is the final book of the Press followed by the Bibliography; this copy belonged to H. Dunscombe Colt and bears his bookplate; in publisher-issued slipcase with rubbing at the extremities (near Very Good condition); digital images can be made available upon request. Hornby XXXIX.

      [Bookseller: Michael Pyron, Bookseller]
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        To a God Unknown

      New York: Covici Freide, 1933 (1935). First Edition, Second Issue in Original Dust Jacket with proper price of $2.50 intact. Originally, this title was printed by Robert Ballou in 1933, with only the first 598 copies from a total print run of 1498 initially bound. The remaining 900 sheets were later sold to Covici Friede and issued with a new title page in 1935, this being one of them. In Very Good condition. Previous owner name penned to front paste down. Light foxing to cloth at rear board. The dust jacket shows sunning to the spine and edges, light soiling and light edge wear. A lovely first edition, second issue, rare in the original dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Atmósfera arriba: Veinte poemas.

      Editorial Tor, Buenos Aires 1933 - Blanca Luz BRUM: Atmósfera arriba: Veinte poemas. Buenos Aires, Editorial Tor, [circa 1933]. 56p. 4h. Ejemplar firmado y dedicado por la autora. Rústica con solapas. Primera edición. Muy buen estado. Ejemplar intonso. Muy raro. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librería del Signo]
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      Limited Editions Club, Shanghai 1933 - Octavo (8" x 11") bound in full silk brocade wrappers. Copy #509 of 1500 translated with an introduction by Lionel Giles and printed on handmade Chinese paper. Four illustrations printed on double folded leaves. Issued unsigned. Monthly Letter laid in. Lovely production rather uncommon in this condition. Small gap on one edge to the top board of box. Fine in Chinese redwood box with lettering incised by hand [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent, est. 1987, ABAA, ILAB]
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        Deutschland Erwacht: Werden, Kampf Und Sieg Der NSDAP

      Cigaretten Bilderdienst, Germany 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. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: RareNonFiction, IOBA]
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        Chardin. Biographie Et Catalogue Critiques L'Oeuvre Complet De L'Artiste Reproduit En Deux Cent Trente-Huit Heliogravures. Series: L'Art Francais, Collection Dirigee Par Georges Wildenstein

      Paris: Les Beaux-Arts Edition D'Etudes Et De Documents, 1933.. No. 8 of 100 copies sur papier de Madagascar.. Original printed wrappers. An unopened copy. Fine. . Folio, 429 pp. [1 page of errata], [1 table of contents page]. 128 photogravure plates illustrating 238 works by Chardin. Bibliography, Tableau Chronologique. No. 8 of 100 copies on Madagascar paper.

      [Bookseller: Richard L. Press, Fine and Scholarly Boo]
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        It's Up to the Women

      Stokes, 1933-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition, first printing. New York: Frederick Stokes, 1933. 263 p. 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.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        EIMI (Signed Limited Edition)

      Covici Friede Inc, 1933. Hardcover. Very Good. New York: Covici Friede, 1933. First Edition, First Printing; #901 of 1381 copies originally printed and signed by the author. In Very Good condition, in a Fair dust jacket. Light edge wear to cloth. The pages are lightly age toned, with light foxing to the prelims and terminals. The dust jacket is very fragile, and was spilt along multiple folds and repaired and reinforced with archival mending tissue. Signed.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Footprints Under The Window Mystery Series # 12, 1ST Edition, 1st Printing DustJacket, with 1st Edition, 2nd Printing Book, Copyright Page Ends on This Title and Hardy Boys List in Back of Book ADS Has Titles 1-12 or This Title. The Main Difference Betwee

      Grosset & DUNLAP NY, 1933. HBDJ, 1933, 1ST Edition, 2nd Printing, with 1st Edition White Spine Dustjacket ,NF-/VG, AS-IS, THICK brown cloth with Silhouette of Boys on Front, Overall the book and dust jacket are in very good condition. Dust jacket meets all points for a true 1st edition of this title by listing to Footprints under the window on the front flap, 8 Hal Keen titles on the back Ending with Doom of Stark House and 11 Western Stories for Boys titles on the back DJ flap ends with X Bar boys Smoky Valley. Backside of the Dust jacket lists other series book titles in black ink. Dustjacket has some Light moisture staining & some wear through on the back flap fold. DJ front flap fold has some light wear as well. DJ Front has the always colorful Gretta artwork that is nice and vivid of 2 Boys in Suits at Beach Climbing Down Ladder Wearing Hats getting into Boat. Dust jacket is protected by a mylar cover. Book is a 1st edition 2nd printing of this title. Book has tiny penciled numbers inside with a tight spine and orange and white Gretta endpapers. Books Outer cover is very nice and has a tick of whitening stain at the top of the boards on both sides of the book. DJ Light Scuff Front Fold & Tiny Chips Tears extremities, Spine DJ tiny Chip Top Takes out T in Footprints & Light Stain Bottom, Publishers Blue DyeStain Top Pgs Outer Edge, .The main difference between the 1st and the 2nd printing of the Book is the 1st lists through #11 in the back of the book and this printing lists to Footprints in the back of the book. Overall an extremely tough to find Hardy Boys book from 1933 to add to your collection.. First Edition. Hard Cover.

      [Bookseller: BLUFF PARK RARE BOOKS]
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      - Barcelona, Editorial Molino, num. 1 al 100 (1933-1936), 32 p. por número, 12 × 16, ilustraciones en b/n, encuadernados en 5 vols. en holandesa piel y tela con dorados, iniciales de anterior propietario y filetes en lomo, conservadas cubiertas, muy buen estado (Publicación decenal. La lectura infantil durante la República. Cada cuento acompañado de pasatiempos y curiosidades. Concursos. Publicidad de otros títulos y colecciones.) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Caldeandrín Ediciones]
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        Marlborough. His life and times

      London: George G. Harrap & Co, 1933-38. FIRST EDITIONS. 4 vols., 9-3/8" x 6-1/2", illustrated with maps, plans, facsimiles and portraits. Finely bound in recent full red morocco, ribbed gilt decorated spines, covers ruled in gilt, top edges gilt.

      [Bookseller: D&D Galleries - ABAA]
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      Barcelona: Limited Editions Club, 1933. Hardcover. Just a touch of sunning to the spines, significantly less than normal with this title. Fine in a Fine slipcase. Enric-Cristobal Ricart. Two quarto (7-3/4" x 10-3/4") volumes bound in cloth-backed decorated boards. Translated with an introduction by John Ormsby. Designed and printed by Victor de Villanova. Illustrated with many full-page wood engravings by Enric-Cristobal Ricart. Copy #509 of 1500 SIGNED by the artist on the colophon page in each volume. Monthly Letter laid in.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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      Privately published by E. A. Brininstool, 1933., 1933. First edition. 8vo. One of 500 autographed copies printed for the author at his expense, each copy numbered, to correct many misleading and distorted stories dealing with the battle of the Little Big Horn. This is copy 430. Additionally inscribed by the author, "To Pard Spragle." L. H. Spragle of Cresco, Pennsylvania was a long-time close friend of the author. Cream-colored printed wrappers, 36 pp., frontis. (portrait of Capt. F. W. Benteen), foreword, illustrated, portraits. An important booklet as Benteen was not a fan of Custer and his report does much to question Custer's judgment. A bit of age-toning to the covers, else a near fine copy of a scarce and important booklet. Housed in a clamshell case.

      [Bookseller: BUCKINGHAM BOOKS]
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        Goblin Market

      London : George G. Harrap , 1933 Limited Deluxe Edition. This is number 354 of 410 copies, signed on the colophon in black ink by Rackham. In original vellum covered wrappers with gilt titles on front cover. Housed in original numbered card slipcase with title label on top edge. Vellum covers are clean with sharp corners and bright lettering. Slipcase is scuffed and lightly shelf worn, but fully intact, with an extra hand-written title in ink on the spine of the case. Interior is clean and unmarked. With illustrated end papers. Four full page color plates and numerous in-text B&W line drawings. illustrations. Unpaginated. With a certificate of authenticy for the Rackham signature. A delightful green and white decorative title page, designed by the illustrator. A nice addition to a collection of Rackham illustrated books.

      [Bookseller: Boomerang Booksellers]
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      [High Wycombe]: [Limited Editions Club], [1933]. Hardcover. A beautiful book, often found quite worn because of the nature of the pigskin binding, this copy is in perfect condition. Fine in a Fine slipcase. Eric Gill. Octavo (5-1/4" x 8") bound in full blind-stamped pigskin leather and typeset and printed by hand on Barcham Green paper by Hague and Gill. Copy #509 of 1500 designed and decorated with wood engravings by Eric Gill and SIGNED by the artist on the colophon page. Monthly Letter laid in.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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