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        Oeuvres complètes. Illustrations de Kuhn-Régnier.

      Paris, Javal et Bourdeaux, 1932-1933. - 2 forts volumes in-4, 288 pp-2 ff (table, achevé d'impr.), 296 pp-2 ff (table, ach. d'impr.). brochés, couvertures imprimées et rempliées, non coupés, les deux volumes insérés dans un coffret noir cinq nerfs au dos, auteur et titre en lettres dorés. 16 compositions en couleurs hors-texte par volume de Kuhn-Régnier reproduites en fac-similé d'originaux par les Ateliers JACOMET. La Minerve, les bustes d'Hippocrate et d'Esculape, le bas relief ainsi que le quadrige de l'Errata du tome 1, ont été gravés sur bois par Robert Dill. Un des exemplaires numérotés sur vélin d'Arches contenant l'état en couleurs. Bel exemplaire. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Livres de A à Z]
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        The Dolphin: A Journal of the Making of Books. Numbers: 1-4.

      The Limited Editions Club, New York [1933-41]. Numbers: 1, 2, 3, & 4 (Number Four is in in 3 parts). - Six volumes; 8 3/4 in. x 12 1/4 in., [8]pp., 363 pp. + [18]pp. of ads with limitation statement (1200); 329 pp. (Drums of Kalkapan insert at p. [256] + [18]pp. of ads + limitation page (2000); xv, 507 pp. + [32] pp. of ads (including the Audubon Wild Turkey in color) + limitation page (1800); Number 4 in 3 parts: pp. 1-[108] + [16]pp. "The Purloined Letter"; pp. [109]-232 + 15 pp. "Jean-ah Poquelin"; pp. [233]-312 + 13 pp. "The Ambitious Guest". Number Four, part one has the printed card covers bound in. Illustrated. Various types of green or black cloth with titling in gold, silver or colors. Number One bears the bookplate of Maxwell Steinhardt, using a Rockwell Kent design, and a printed leaflet describing materials used in Number One. Page 208 of Number One shows a printing ink stain in the top margin area. The spine ends show a little light fading, rubbing. A near fine set. Authors include: F. W. Goudy, A. W. Pollard, Lawrence C. Wroth, Dard Hunter, Horace Hart, Hugo Steiner-Prag, C. P. Rollins, Douglas Cleverdon, Beatrice Warde, Joseph Blumenthal, Robert Josephy, Warren Chappell, Edith Diehl, D. B. Updike, W. A. Dwiggins, Elmer Adler, H. Lehmann-Haupt, A. F. Johnson, Peter Beilenson, R. W. Chapman, Philip Hofer, G. P. Winship and others. Weight; 15 lbs. Postage is extra on this item. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Keisogloff Rare Books, Inc.]
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        The Arthur Rackham Fairy Book [Ltd]

      Harrap; London; 1933; 8vo (9 1/4" x 6 1/2"); 287 pages - VG+/None. First (and only) limited edition, 1 of 460 copies signed by Rackham, this copy #10. White vellum covers with gilt stamped lettering and rules on front cover, TE gilt, other edges scalloped and uncut. The original spine has been neatly replaced with a white cloth spine with gilt climbing vine design, and with the title in gilt on a matching white cloth label. The covers are a wee bit soiled as is the spine, but the book is otherwise tight and clean and bright. With a color frontispiece plus 7 other color illustrations by Rackham, plus 60 B&W illustrations by Rackham, plus white endpapers with line illustrations and decoration in gold by Rackham. The 7 color text illustrations all have a blank facing page on which the title of the illustration is printed, and the book contains a 2 page 'illustrators preface' written by Rackham. This is a scarcer Rackham title in the trade edition (perhaps because it was issued during the Depression), and even scarcer in the limited edition. An absolutely delightful book and a nice collectable copy. TO SEE MORE PICTURES AND ADDITIONAL SPECIAL ITEMS, VISIT OUR BOOKSELLER's HOMEPAGE. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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      G. Delgado Ltd. 1933 - 1933. Very good condition. Portrait format, beige card wraps with b/w illustration on front cover. One page per week with b/w cartoon and caption in Robinson's humourous style. Tied at top with red ribbon. A few grubby marks and foxspots to covers which have two small splits at top corners. Contents complete with just a few pages margins having light foxspots. A super copy of this exceptionally rare and ephemeral item. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Stella & Rose's Books, PBFA]
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        Dix Reproductions

      Editions Jeanne Bucher, Paris 1933 - Dix Reproductions, 1933, Portfolio of eight pochoir prints and two collotypes by Braque, Derain, Dufy, Gris, Leger, Lurcat, Masson, Matisse, Picasso and Rouault; From an edition of 1000 with "JB" blind stamp; 20 1/2" x 15 7/8" (sheet) each; Printer: Editions Jeanne Bucher, Paris and Editions John Becher, New York. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Marninart, Inc (ABAA - ILAB)]
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        Plakat - Fronten-Faschismus. Freiheit! Nicht Terror. Schützt unser Gemeinwesen. Wählt Sozialdemokraten. Lithographie.

      1933 1933 - 130 x 90, Auf Lwd. aufgezogen, kleine Fehlstelle am oberen rechten Rand. Kleine klebespuren am Rand, insgesamt schönes Exemplar. Ohne Rahmen! Carl Scherer (1893 - 1953), Maler, Grafiker und Plakatgestalter (Mustermesse Basel, Wahlpropaganda). 1100 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        First Russia then Tibet.

      Macmillan London 1933 - First edition. 8vo, (24 x 17 cms), pp.xvi, 328, illustrated with drawings and photographs, mostly by the author including coloured frontispiece, original green cloth gilt, dustwrapper (lightly soiled, short splits), an excellent copy. Two separate narratives: the first a sort of cultural tour of Soviet Russia in the 1920's; the second covering the trade route from Sikkim to Gyantse. This is a very good example of the first edition in the original green cloth. Yakushi B315. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Shapero Rare Books]
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        E L Kirchner. Ausstellungskatalog [Ausstellung vom 5. März bis 17. April 1933],

      Buchdruckerei K. J. Wyss Erben,, Bern, 1933 - Bern, Buchdruckerei K. J. Wyss Erben, 1933, 22,4 x 15,4 cm, 51 (9) Seiten [hier: zusätzlich die Seiten 49 bis 52 doppelt eingebunden], 22 Tafeln, 6 [+1] Original-Holzschnitte (einschließlich der Holzschnittsignatur auf dem Vorderdeckel), schlichte Original-Broschur (etwas fleckig, handschriftlich "Kirchner" dezent auf dem Rücken), gutes Exemplar. Gedruckte Widmung: "Elfriede Bock zum Gedächtnis". ars libri 83, 915; 89, 1659. - Bolliger 1, 259 (und weitere). - Bolliger Kirchner-Bibliographie (1979) V.4., 121. - Dube 741 - 743, 744/II, 751/II und 843/II. - ex libris 7, 406. - Holstein 59, 40. - Kirchner-Bibliographie 25. - Kornfeld 244. - Rifkind Collection 1485. - Spalek 2856. - Kornfeld Auktion 189, 138 (mit Abbildung Seite 99). Im Katalog auch die Liste der ausgestellten Graphik bei Gutekunst und Klipstein in Bern (48 Holzschnitte, Radierungen, Lithographien). - Zitat aus einem Brief von E. L. Kirchner vom 4.3.33: "Ich glaube wohl, daß eine solche [Ausstellung] in solcher Schönheit und Harmonie noch nicht von meinem Werk gezeigt wurde [.] so ist alles, Plakat, Katalog, Ausstellung aus einem Guß. Wir haben 6 Tage bis 1,2 Uhr gearbeitet, alles persönlich angegeben und abgemacht. Es war wirklich sehr anstrengend, aber es hat sich gelohnt [.]"Namenszeile auf dem UmschlagZwei TänzerinnenZwei Köpfe vor LandschaftVorderseiteHirten und Ziegen<, Dube 741-743, 744/II, 751/II und 843/II. Die Holzschnitte Dube 751 und 843 wurden wieder abgedruckt aus Bibl. 98 bzw. 83. (Zitiert nach Bolliger, 1979). Sprache: Deutsch schlichte Original-Broschur (etwas fleckig, handschriftlich "Kirchner" dezent auf dem Rücken), [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Stader Kunst-Buch-Kabinett]
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        Storia popolare illustrata della Grande Guerra 1914-1918 / Roberto Mandel [complete in 6 volumes]

      Milano : Gorlini 1933 - Description: 6v. illus. ; 24cm. Subjects: First World War, 1914-1918 -- World War I -- History. Contents: v.1. L'anno fatale (1914) --v.2. L'anno di passione (1915) --v.3. L' anno d'angoscia (1916) --v.4. L'anno terrible (1917) --v.5. L'anno di gloria (1918) --v.6. Scorci e riverberi. Language: Italian. Very good copies in the original title-printed cloth. Spine bands and panel edges slightly dust-toned and rubbed as with age. Slight nicks to spine extremities in places of vols. 1, 2 & 6. Surface mark to spine of volume 2. Light tanning to page margins. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. 5 Kg. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd]
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        John Dillinger?s Mug Shots, distributed in August 1933 after he robbed the Bluffton Citizen National Bank -- captured and jailed in September, Dillinger murdered the sheriff while escaping in October

      [Indiana], [August 1933] Rare! Two Original John Dillinger Mug Shots, each black & white, 2.25? x 2.75?, on one 5? x 3? card. Description and charge on 3? x 3? card affixed on verso. Fine condition.Dillinger is pictured almost full left profile and full face with the number ?13225? in front of him. Printed on verso, headed ?WANTED BANK ROBBERY WANTED.? In full, ?JOHN DILLINGER, white, 30 yrs., 170 lbs., 5?7¼ ? tall, light chest. Hair, grey eyes, med. Comp. SCARS & MARKS: Cut cic. 3/4? long at base of middle finger. Any information or if located, notify the Indiana State Police, Room #126, State House, Indianapolis, or the nearest Sheriff or Police Authority.? Handwritten in ink in an unidentified hand: ?Killed Chicago Ill July 22 ?" 1934.? ?Dillinger, John? is penned at upper left edge ostensibly verifying this card as being part of an alphabetical file of mug shots kept by the Indiana State Police.From Dillinger?s FBI wanted poster issued by the J. Edgar Hoover after his March 3,

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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&#39;s first husband. A rare poetry production, Pamphlet 6 in the series that also produced Paul Bowles&#39;s first published book, Two Poems. Five copies listed in OCLC. .

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        Sammlung von 22 Büchern und 11 Zeitungen (Uj Idök 1945).

      1933-1974. 1933 - Das Konvolut umfasst folgende Titel von Lajos Kassak: 1. Hidepitök. Regeny, Budapest, Singer es Wolfner, Irodalmi Intezet rt. Kiadasa, 1942. 268 S., Orig.-Halbleinenband, - 2. Harom Törtenet, Cserepfalvi Kiadasa, o.J., 308 S., 2 Bl., Orig.-Ganzleinenband. - 3. Megnöttek es Elindulnak. Regeny. Pantheon Kiadasa, o.J., 338 S., 1 Bl., Ganzleinenband der Zeit mit aufkaschierten Orig.-Deckeln. - 4. Egyalom megvalosul. Regeny. Budapest, Singer es Wolfner Irodalmi Intezet rt. Kiadasda, 1943. Orig.-Halbleinenband. - 5. Egy Szegeny Lelek Megdicsöülese. Es meg 7 Novella. Budapest, Athenaeum Kiadasa, 76 S., 2 Bl., Pappband. - 6. Egy Lelek Keresi Magat. Regeny. Budapest, Singer es Wolfner, Orig.-Halbleinenband. - 7. Egy Kosar Gyümölcs. Regeny. Budapest, Dante Könyvkiado, 223 S., Orig.-Kart. - 8. Egy alom megvalosul. Regeny. Budapest, Singer es Wolfner, 1943, 306 S., 1 Bl., Ganzleinenband der Zeit mit aufkschiertem Orig.-Deckeln. - 9. Az utak Ismeretlenek. Regeny. Budapest, Nyugat-Kiadas, 191 S., Orig.-Ganzleinenband. - 10. Munkanelküliek. Regeny ket Kötetben. Budapest, Nyugat-Kiadas, 1933, Orig.-Ganzleinenband. - 11. Anyam Cimere. Cserepfalvi Kiadasa, 257 S., 3 Bl., Orig.-Broschur. - 12. Kepzömüveszetünk nagybanyatol napjainkig, Budapest, Magyar Mükiado Kiadasa, 1947, Orig.-Halbleinenband. - 13. Misillo Kiralysaga / A Telep / Ejjel az Erdöben, Budapest, Magveto Könyvkiado, 1961. 531 S., Orig.-Ganzleinenband mit Orig.-Schutzumschlag. - 14. A fal mögött all es enekel, Budapest, Magvetö Könyvkiado, 1974, Orig.-Ganzleinen mit Orig.-Schutzumschlag. - 15. Munkanelküliek. Regeny ket Kötetben, Budapest, A szerzö Kiadasa, o.J., Orig.-Ganzleinenband. - 16. Egy Kosar Gyümölcs. Regeny, Budapest, Dante Könyvkiado, o.J., Orig.-Ganzleinenband. - 17. Marika, Enekelj! / Egy kutya emlekiratai, Budapest, Magvetö Könyvkiado, 1961, Orig.-Ganzleinenband mit Orig.-Schutzumschlag. - 18. Munkanelküliek, Budapest, Magveto Könyvkiado, 1962, Orig.-Ganzleinenband mit Orig.-Schutzumschlag. - 19. Szegenyek Rozsai, Uj Idök Kiadasa, 1949, Orig.-Karton. - 20. Az ut vege, Budapest, Magveto Könyvkiado, 1963, Orig.-Ganzleinenband mit Orig.-Schutzumschlag. - 21. Egy lelek keresi magat, Budapest, Magveto Könyvkiado, 1965, Orig.-Ganzleinenband mit Orig.-Schutzumschlag. - 22. Emberek Sorsok. Budapest, Budapest, Stilus Könyvkiado, o.J., Orig.-Halbleinenband. - Zeitungskonvolut: Uj Idök. 11 Orig.-Hefte (1-11) des Jahrganges 1945. Gr. 4° (31x23cm). Einbände und Schutzumschläge teilw. lädiert, berieben und bestoßen. Besitzvermerke und Exlibris in einigen Bänden. Ungarisch Band:

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        FLUSH. A Biography.

      The Hogarth Press, London 1933 - Woolf, Virginia. FLUSH. A Biography. London: The Hogarth Press, 1933. First Edition. Large Paper Edition. With Four Original Drawings and Six Illustrations by Vanessa Bell. 8vo. 163 pp. A near fine or better copy in buff cloth, gilt titles to the spine in a beautiful example of the pictorial dustwrapper, depicting Virginia Woolf's cocker spaniel 'Pinka' as Elizabeth Barrett Browning's beloved spaniel 'Flush'. 'Woolf began writing Flush in the summer of 1931, after completing The Waves. She continued to work on it as she began writing The Pargiters and she wrote in her Diary at the end of 1932 that she was using Flush to "cool" her mind after the effort of writing The Pargiters". Hussey, Mark. Kirkpatrick and Clarke A19a. Woolmer 334. Exceptional copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        Two Poems

      The Modern Editions Press, New York 1933 - First edition. Cover by Francis Foy. (3)pp. String tied paper wrappers. A tiny split at the crown, tanning at the extremities, and a bump to one corner, about near fine. The first book from this Objectivist poet, preceding his next by eight years. A scarce poetry production, Pamphlet 7 in the series that also produced Paul Bowles's first published book, *Two Poems*. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Flush; a biography

      Leonard and Virginia Woolf at The Hogarth Press, 1933 - Frontispiece and plates, including four by Vanessa Bell Cloth mottled and slight spotting at fore-edge but otherwise internally a very nice copy in dust-wrapper which is a little chipped and somewhat spotted Kirkpatrick A19a [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Bertram Rota Ltd]
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        The Bon Vivant's Companion or How to Mix Drinks

      THE DOLDRUMS, ORMOND BEACH, FLORIDA 1933 - The Bon Vivant's Companion or How to Mix Drinks Containing directions for mixing most of the beverages used in America, with the most popular british, fRench, German, Italian, and Spanish recipes embracing cocktails, punches, juleps, cobblers, etc. in endless variety. With acknowledgements to the bartender's guide " JAck's MAual" "Americanus Ebriatatus". Complied for his friends by George A. Zabriskie. Publsihed by: The Doldrums in Ormond Beach, Florida. 1933. Bookplate in the book. General wear and rubbed cover. Tight binding. Title gilted. No writings. DATE PUBLISHED: 1933 EDITION: 82 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Princeton Antiques Bookshop]
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      [n.p., n.d.] 1933 - One of four copies authorized by W. A. Graham, Colonel J. A. G. D. Chief, Military Affairs Section in 1933. Tall, thick quarto. Red buckram, gold stamping on spine, 676 pp. R. S. Ellison's personal copy with his name and the title stamped in gold on the spine. Laid-in is a seven-page article, RENO COURT OF INQUIRY by Bruce R. Liddic, that provides a great deal of insight and understanding of this book. Bruce Liddic says "There are only two sources upon which to base the transcriptions of the Inquiry's stenographer: 1) The official longhand written record now stored in the National Archives, and 2) The Chicago Times' account which was printed in that newspaper during the inquiry. All other copies, editions, versions or variations, no matter the accuracy or the end product, are merely a reprint/retype of number one or two or a combination of number one and two above." Prior to being given to the National Archives in 1941, the "Official Record" of the Reno Inquiry was kept by the Judge Advocate general from 1879 until 1941. During this period Colonel W. A. Graham [1919-1920] received permission to make a longhand copy of the Official Record of 1879. In 1921 Graham produced ten copies of the 125 page abstract. Then in 1933, due to the original document deterioration, Graham had four more copies typed. Graham retained one copy, one was given to the National Archives, and two were given to the Judge Advocate Library. From these impressions, three more copies were typed under Graham's direction, by Miss Helen Bury, his secretary, and Miss Frances J. Burke. One of these is in the Newberry Library, one is unaccounted for, and one copy given to R. S. Ellison in 1942. Ellison, a Western Americana historian, is best remembered as being involved with Brig. General William Carey Brown in obtaining the Camp notes from Mrs. Camp after his death. Written in Ellison's hand in pencil are the words, "Received 3-11-42," on one of the preliminary [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Novels of Jane Austen 1933

      OXFORD/CLARENDON PRESS, LONDON 1933 - General shelf wear, faded spines, rubbed covers, very light foxing on endpages, good binding, clean bodies, and unmarked interiors. DATE PUBLISHED: 1933 EDITION: [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Water Wheel.

      [Ithaca:] Dragon Press, Duffield and Green, 1933 - Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. Spine rather dull, traces of damp to lower board, contents somewhat browned but a very good copy in the chipped and frayed dust jacket. First edition, first printing. With the author's signed presentation inscription to the front free endpaper: "This one for them Abernathys for having helped me in so many ways, sincerely Julian Mar.7.33." The recipient was Milton Abernathy, the editor of Contempo, a short lived but notable little magazine published in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, from 1931 to 1934, to which Shapiro (as John Sanford) contributed. This was Shapiro's first novel and the only one to bear his real name. John A. Sanford (1904-2003) was born Julian Lawrence Shapiro, but adopted his pen-name to forestall anti-Semitism, taking the name from his protagonist in The Water Wheel. A friend of Nathanael West whom he followed to Hollywood in a less than stellar attempt to become a screen writer, in 1938 he married the far more successful writer Marguerite Roberts. The couple were victims of the McCarthy witch hunt in the 1950s, and their refusal to testify led to their blacklisting in the film business for two decades. Shapiro may be considered one of the least justly neglected greats of American literature. His work was innovative and uncompromising - typically written without hope of popular acclaim, his books remain notably fresh. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        Antike Fresken

      Munchen - Verlag der Marees-Gesellschaft 1933 - A collection of facsimiles of Roman frescos, edited by Theodor Wiegand. With ten large colour plates and a monochrome plate depicting Romulus and Remus being suckled by a wolf (collated complete). Theodor Wiegand (October 30, 1864 December 19, 1936) was one of the most famous German archaeologists. In 1894 he worked under Wilhelm Drpfeld at the excavation of the Athenian Acropolis. From 1895 till 1899 he excavated the ancient Greek cities of Priene, from 1899 till 1911 Miletus, he took part at the excavations of the sanctuary of Didyma (190511) and of Samos (191011). In Pergamon he discovered, in 1927, the arsenals of the castle at the acropolis and excavated the large sanctuary of Asklepios outside the city. He also finished the excavations at Baalbek in Lebanon and published the results. Condition: In a cloth portfolio binding. Externally sound, though with some marks and light wear rto the extremities. Plates are unbound. Pages are bright and clean. Overall: VERY GOOD. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Werewolf

      KEGAN PAUL, TRENCH, TRUBNER, LONDON 1933 - General shelf wear, tanned spine, three words penciled on fep, fore edges have foxing spots as well as first few pages DATE PUBLISHED: 1933 EDITION: 307 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Story About Ping

      Viking Press 1933 - New York: Viking Press, 1933. First Edition, First Printing; In original first state dust jacket with the proper price of $1.00 intact and the proper information printed on the flaps to determine an original issue. In Very Good condition. Boards show edge wear. The dust jacket shows edge wear, chipping to the spine ends. Three longer tears have been repaired with cello tape, one visible on the front panel and the other two on the verso. The jacket shows some light creasing, with wear along the folds, and a stray pencil mark on the front panel, with two words written in pencil on the rear that are hardly noticeable, as shown in an image posted above. A nice copy of this Caldecott Medal winner, rare in the original dust jacket. Presents well. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Signed First Edition! ?K.O.? ? a boxing story inspired by the life of early World Heavyweight Champion Jim Jeffries, signed by Jeffries, the book?s author W.A. Merrill, and boxing?s first woman referee

      Book Signed ?Jas J Jeffries,? ?Belle Martell,? and ?Walter ?Tony? Merrill? on the front free-endpaper. ??K.O.?? by Walter Anthony Merrill, 100p, 9? x 9?. ?First Edition Limited to One Thousand Copies, / of which this is copy / Number 47? printed on the page opposite the copyright page. Keystone Publishing Co., February, 1933. Scattered toning on signature page. Moderate foxing on covers. Very Good condition.Printed on the page opposite a printed caricature of Jeffries: ?Sincerely dedicated to the great two-fisted champion of champions, from whose life comes the inspiration to write this story James J. Jeffries.?Inscribed on the front free-endpaper ?Stick to it Angus and / you will be a ?champion? / Belle Martell? and, by the author, ?To Angus Morgan / Because you throw / a lot of grand leather! / Sincerely always / Walter ?Tony? Merrill / April 13 - 1933? beneath which ?Jas J Jeffries? has signed. Angus Morgan

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        THE KING IN CHECK - true first edition in dust jacket!

      London, Hutchinson 1933 - Red boards lettered in black, pictorial dust jacket. Offsetting to eps, some marking to covers, scattered foxing, a G-VG copy in a GOOD dust jacket with some shelfwear, a couple of short closed tears, and expert restoration to a chip on top edge of front panel. VERY UNCOMMON in the striking jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Le parfum des îles Borromées.

      Paris, Editions d'Art Piazza, 1933. - In-4°, 174p. Edition de luxe numérotée 1/400 exemplaires sur vélin d'Arches (seul tirage après 50 exemplaire sur Japon). Illustré d'eaux-fortes en couleurs dans le texte et hors texte de Paul-Emile Bécat. Bel ouvrage, élégamment relié. Reliure demi-basane grise à coins, dos à nerfs soulignés d'un filet doré, entrenerfs décorés de cartouches mosaïqués de deux petites feuilles, tête dorée, couverture conservée, sous étui de carton marbré à bord arrondi de cuir gris. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Le Cabinet d'Amateur]
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        Miscellanea from the Works of John Sheffield, Earl of Mulgrave, Marquis of Normanby and Duke of Buckingham

      Halifax: Hawthorne Press, 1933. This copy is NO. 2 of 250 copies of which only 1 through 20 were bound in full NIGER. (which this is). The others were bound in linen. Beautifully bound by S S. Five raised band on spine. Gilt lettering on second panel of spine. One small dark mark on spine, very very slight rubbing to one side of spine, else fine. No foxing, etc. Edges of boards tooled in gilt design, front and endboards edged in gold. Leaves gilt and others uncut. Georgeous! 1933. Full-Leather. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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        Presenting Lily Mars

      Garden City: Doubleday Doran. 1933. First. 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&#39;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&#39;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&#39;s works, including The Magnificent Ambersons. .

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        Aquarell über Bleistift-Vorzeichnung mit handschriftlichem Gedicht und Titel in blauer Tinte. 1933.

      - 1 gefalt. Bl. getöntes Zanders-Bütten mit WZ Einhorn. 31 : 22 cm. Das hervorragende Aquarell in starken Farben einer Tessiner Ortschaft am See misst 10 : 11 cm. &#150; Das Gedicht "Ich weiss von solchen ." In 4 Strophen wurde im Auftrag von Alice Leuthold für Max Eisenring im Oktober 1933 geschrieben. &#150; Mileck, Vol I. part V. E. 678. &#150; Unterkante minimalgebräunt.

      [Bookseller: Gerhard Zähringer, Antiquariat & Galerie]
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        Il popolo italiano nella storia della libertà e della grandezza della patria dal 1800 ai nostri giorni. Vol. I. Storia civile dal 1815 al 1849. Vol. II P. I dal 1870 al 1914. Vol. III P. II dal 1914 ai nostri giorni. Vita sociale. L'arte italiana del XIX e del XX Sec. La musica del XIX e XX Sec. Storia letteraria. Milano: Vallardi,1928 [-1933].

      - Sei parti in cinque voll. in-8° gr., pp. VI-529 con 14 tavv. a col. f.t. di cui 4 facsimili su carta velina e num. ill. b/n n.t. + pp. VII-911 con 12 tavv. seppiate f.t. e num. ill. b/n n.t. + pp. VIII-592 con num. ill. b/n n.t. + pp. VI-357 con num. ill. b/n n.t. + pp. IX-667 con num. ill. b/n n.t. Leg. post. mz. pelle rossa con tit. e fregi tip. oro impressi al ds. entro scomparti, piatti e sguardie in carta marmorizzata, nervi, bross. orig. non conservate, frontoni, capilettera fitomorfi. Fioriture e minime adesioni dovute all'umidità, abrasione alla cuffia del vol. 1 ma nel complesso bell'esemplare. Available on request description in English / La description des livres en français est à disposition sur demande / Se envían descripciones de libros a pedida. D3/M

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      Paris : Gibert Jeune 1933 - ~ Illustré par Dubout de 67 compositions en couleurs. Les coloris ont été exécutés par E. Charpentier sous la direction de l'artiste ~ Édition originale (premier tirage), notre exemplaire le 1786 de 3000 numérotés sur vélin de Navarre, seul papier ~ Broché sous couverture rempliée et jaquette papier cristal originale ~ ft, t, 149+[8]p ~ 27x21x2cm. ~ Très bon exemplaire, petit manque à la partie supérieure du dos et la jaquette transparente défraichie / Additional images available/ [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Alfred Wegeners letzte Grönlandfahrt. Die Erlebnisse der deutschen Grönlandexpedition 1930/1931 geschildert von seinen Reisegefährten und nach Tagebüchern des Forschers

      Unter Mitwirkung von Dr. Fritz Loewe herausgegeben von Else Wegener. Leipzig: F. A. Brockhaus, 1933, 4te Auflage, 303pp., very good woven white cloth, corners and spine at top and bottom a bit worn., Beautifully INSCRIBED in ink by co-editor Fritz Loewe, dated 20. Feb. 1933 - : Zur Erinnerung an 'Nanuschka' und das vierzigste Semester / Fritz Loewe." With the previous owner's stamp: Dr. med. Adolf Marcuse / Dieffenbachstr. 40. Loewe (meteorologist and explorer 1895-1974), emigrated to Australia), famous survivor of the Wegener expedition to Greenland during which he lost toes to frostbite, while his companions Wegener and Villumsen perished, as described in the text. Loewe not only edited the second half of the work, providing connecting text between fragments left by Wegener (according to the preface), he also composed several narrative sections. He is pictured between pages 160-61. His diary of the fateful trip is preserved at the University of Melbourne Archives, Loewe Collection. ALSO LAID IN: F. Loewe, "Die deutsche Grönlandexpedition Alfred Wegener" pp. 201-226 illustrated with photos, Sonderdruck aus Sitzungsberichte der Gesellschaft naturforschender Freunde vom 9. Mai 1933: ALSO INSCRIBED: "Adolf Marcuse / vom Verfasser.". .

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        Kumbum Dschamba Ling. Das Kloster der hunderttausend Bilder Maitreyas. Ein Ausschnitt aus Leben und Lehre des heutigen Lamaismus

      F. A. Brockhaus, Leipzig, 1933. Hardcover. Good/Good. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Text is in German. Ex-Library but never circulated. Text clean. Small stamp on front free endpage. Sticker on tail spine end. Front hinge cracked, but binding still secure. Pages lightly tanned. Jacket tanned with small closed tears and chipping to edges. Stamp on edges of text-block. Light bumping to text-block. Fold-out map. Boards and jacket bumped and shelf worn on corners, edges and spine ends. Quantity Available: 1. Inventory No: 126839..

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        Al-Morchid Fi'l-Kohhl) ou Le guide d'Oculistique. Ouvrage inédit En Arabe et espagnol.

      - Masnou (Barcelona), Laboratoires du Nord de l'Espagne, 1933. 29 x 23 cm, 225 pp. Ilustrado con dibujos de instrumentos quirúrgicos. Pliegos sin cortar. Cubiertas originales en pergamino. Añadidos dos exlibris, el primero pertenece a Joaquín Cusí, director y propietario de los laboratorios y el segundo de su hija Maria Teresa Cusí, éste lleva al dorso su dirección mecanografiada (colegio en Bruselas) y la fecha "Dilluns 28 de Novembre de 1938". Este exlibris es uno de los raros ejemplares cuyo motivo artístico es una foto de la propietaria sentada en el jardin de su casa (en Masnou) desde donde se ve Barcelona. Contiene además una targeta personal de J. Cusi autografiada. Edición limitada y numerada de 50 ejemplares sobre papel de hilo. Traducción al francés del magnífico manuscrito de medicina árabe que se conserva en la Biblioteca de El Escorial realizada por el doctor egipcio Max MEYERHOF en el que se exponen los conocimientos oftalmológicos de este oculista hispanoárabe.

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      Nice, France. . 1933 - 22pp. plus fifty photo-lithographic plates, colored by hand, on separate sheets. Folio. Text stitched and plates unbound as issued, contained within original publisher's cloth portfolio, upper cover with mounted plate and ties. Slight wear to extremities. Original tissue guards intact. Titles and first pages of introductions printed in red and black, half- titles, parallel text in English and French. Very good. Limited edition of 750 copies signed by the publisher. A rare part set of Chapman's survey of Pueblo Indian pottery, an art which was an integral part of a "native culture, unique among the patterns of the American Indian, [which] had its inception, and had reached its maturity, in the heart of the great southwestern area of the United States" (Introduction). This work is much scarcer than the same publisher's portfolio of Sioux Indian paintings which was issued several years later. The text gives a general introduction to the ceramic art of the Pueblo Indians of the southwestern United States, then concentrates on an overview of the pottery produced in the pueblos of Taos and Picuris, San Juan, Santa Clara, San Ildefonso, Tesuque, Cochiti, Santa Domingo and Santa Ana. This is followed by descriptions of the specific examples of the pottery shown in the plates. Szwedzicki also produced portfolios of Kiowa Indian art and Pueblo art, all published in the south of France in the 1930s.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana]
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        Femmes. 20 Planches de Sasha Stone.

      Paris, Éditions arts et métiers graphiques, 1933 - 4°-Kart Mappe, 1 Textbl., 20 Phototafeln, davon 19 (Nr. 2-20) als lose Blätter. Blatt Nr. 1 a. Deckel aufmontiert., Deckel min. berieben, Textblatt leichte Randläsuren, Tafeln tadell. (= Collection d?études photographiques du corpshumain n°1.) ?Was er mit seinen Bildern zeigen wollte, waren keine weiblichen ?Stars?, die das zeitgenössischeSchönheitsideal verkörperten oder als gesellschaftlicheLeitbilder fungierten, sondern Frauen, deren körperlicher Ausdruck etwas vom Alltag der Epoche erfahrbar macht, zu dem auch die Geschichte des Körpers gehört.?(Sasha Stone, 1895-1940, Fotograf russischer Herkunft, zählte zu den engeren Freunden Benjamins und war einer der bedeutendsten Fotografen der Weimarer Republik.) 1200 gr. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes

      New York: The Macmillan Company,, 1933. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine and upper board gilt, black top-stain. With the dust jacket. 8 plates, facsimile and diagram within the text. Very lightly rubbed at extremities. An excellent copy in the jacket with some small chips, tanned spine panel, and dampstain to the lower edges. First edition, first printing, of the book which continues the story of Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson, resurrected thus by Vincent Starrett, who has inscribed this copy humorously on the front free endpaper, "For Don Colvin, "There can be no grave for Sherlock Holmes or Watson..." (p.93) Vincent Starrett".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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      Shanghai: Limited Editions Club, 1933. Softcover. Small gap on one edge to the top board of box. Fine in Chinese redwood box with lettering incised by hand. 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.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        Vintage Snapshot Photograph of the Babe and the Duke on Waikiki Beach

      - Small vintage snapshot photograph of Babe Ruth and Duke Kahanamoku on Waikiki Beach. 4.5" x 2.75". Mounted on a black album page and presumably removed from an album. Near fine. The photo depicts both sports legends in bathing suits, standing with paddles in front of an outrigger canoe. In the background, another Hawaiian man brandishes a paddle (left-handed, as the Babe would do) and appears to be about to swat both of the legends in the back of the head. The two met in 1933 or 1934 when Ruth accompanied a barnstorming team that included Lou Gehrig, Jimmie Foxx, and Lefty Gomez. We have seen other copies of this photograph, so assume that it achieved some modest distribution in Hawaii.

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Karl Marx. Selected Works. In two volumes

      New York: International Publishers, , [1933]. Prepared by the Marx-Engels-Lenin Institute, Moscow under the editorship of V. Adoratsky. 2 volumes, octavo. Publisher&#39;s red coarse-grained cloth, spines lettered gilt, with the striking dust jackets. Dust jackets price clipped, slightly chipped at the spine ends and with short tears to the front joint and turn in of both volumes. Internally very clean. An excellent set in the rare dust jackets. First English language edition of this selection of Marx&#39;s writings, originally published by the Co-operative Publishing Society of Foreign Workers in the U.S.S.R. and here printed in the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, edited in the English version by C. P. Dutt. The original selection was made by V. V. Adoratsky, the editor of the 36-volume edition of Marx&#39;s and Engels&#39;s complete works. A publisher&#39;s note at the beginning of volume one advises that "most of the documents included in this volume have either been specially translated for this edition or are revised translations of earlier publications of the works of Marx and Engels.

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      - Barcelona, Oliva de Vilanova, 1933, 2 tomos en folio holandesa tela, XXXVI+506 págs. y 527 págs.+ 2. Ilustrado con magníficos grabados en madera por Enric C. Ricart. Edición numerada en buen papel de 1500 ejemplares, muy cuidada y de gran valor artístico y tipográfico

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        The Novels and Plays of Saki. Complete in One Volume

      New York: The Viking Press. 1933. Stated "Second &#39;Omnibus&#39; Volume." Rebound in blue half morocco gilt and papercovered boards, probably soon after publication. Spine expertly preserved, otherwise a nice near fine copy. This copy bears two identical examples of the armorial bookplate of Thomas Ruggles Pynchon (on both the pastedown and front fly), and was purchased by us some years back from a scout who purchased it at a tag sale at the author&#39;s parents&#39; home. Presumably the bookplate was that of the author&#39;s father, also named Thomas Ruggles Pynchon. One could speculate at length about the effect of the spooky, fantastic tales of Saki on the young Pynchon, and indeed you are free to do so. We won&#39;t, but we are not above selling the book based on those conjectures. .

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        The great sermon handicap

      Hodder & Stoughton 1933 - London first edition ,red paper ,imitation leather gold lettering and decorations. The wrapper has been cleaned and has had minor restoration to a small hole in the spine but what makes this item rare is the fragile book which is mint probably unread no rubbing ,staining or darkening ,a wonderful little book [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Dick Neal Fine Books]
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        The Man with 2 Left Feet

      A L Burt 1933 - New York ,orange cloth black lettering and decoration. F/F .The book is tight ,with no inscriptions, foxing or staining .Cloth is bright with no fade or toning. The wrapper has had minor restoration to spine ends. This title is notoriously difficult to find in anywhere close to fine condition .Some of the other A L Burt titles are less of a challenge but this binding is very weak and with the cheap brown paper which foxes extremely easily it becomes even more difficult to find the truly fine copies. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Dick Neal Fine Books]
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