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        Winner Take Nothing

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. 1933. First. First edition. Bottom of the boards a little edge worn, and some faint spotting, at least very good with the gold spine label still bright, in a very good or better dustwrapper with some rubbing and tiny nicks and tears, mostly at the crown near the front panel. A nicer than usual copy of this collection of stories, including "A Clean, Well-Lighted Place." .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        WINNER TAKE NOTHING.

      Scribner's Sons,, New York: 1933 - First edition. His third collection of stories, fourteen in total with nine being published for the first time. The book itself is basically very nice with the gold labels bright and showing only minimum wear. The black dust jacket has professional repair to the corners and spine ends, and shows a few minor soiled spots but is still nice and bright. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quill & Brush, member ABAA]
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        Winner Take Nothing

      Charles Scribner's Sons 1933 - Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1933. First Edition / First Printing. Scribner's Seal and "A" are present. Jacket priced at $2.00 and has Laurence Stallings review at the rear panel. Original black cloth boards with gold paper labels. {ref: Hanneman A12a}. Book Condition: Fine, clean boards & pages, tight spine, soft shelf wear. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, wrapped in a new removable mylar cover. Shelf wear, two chips at the rear panel. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: 1st Editions and Antiquarian Books, ABA,]
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        WINNER TAKE NOTHING

      Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1933 - Hemingway's third collection of stories. Very Good+ in a Very Good or better first issue dust jacket. Scribners A and sea on the copyright page, Stallings quote on back panel, original black cloth Solid clean and tight with bright clean pages. The first state dust jacket has the $2.00 price present and all the correct points. Hanneman A12a. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rare Book Cellar]
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        MARBLED PAPERS

      Boston: The Club of Odd Volumes, 1933. quarter cloth, paste paper-covered boards, slipcase. 8vo. quarter cloth, paste paper-covered boards, slipcase. (x), 22, (30) pages. An address delivered before The Club of Odd Volumes, November 16, 1932. Limited to 149 copies. Rosamond Loring's (1889-1950) first published work on paper marbling and paste papers (cf. Wolfe, R.: Marbled Paper, its History, Techniques and Patterns pp. 132-134), originally a talk plus demonstration for the Club of Odd Volumes in Boston. Loring discusses her early work in paste papers, her somewhat haphazard introduction to marbling and subsequent instruction therein by a professional marbler, the making of marbled and paste papers, and the history of marbling. Following are five tipped-in samples of paste paper made by Loring, a sample of monochromatic combed marble paper, and samples for each of five stages in the production of three-color combed marble paper. The paste paper covers are also made by her. Loosely inserted are two additional examples of marbled paper by an unknown artist. Slipcase rubbed along edges with small cracks.

      [Bookseller: Oak Knoll Books/Oak Knoll Press]
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        Day Gone By; The Tragedy of a Fool + Postcard + Photograph

      Published by Stanley Paul & Co. Ltd., Paternoster House, Paternoster Row, London First Edition 1933. London 1933. First edition hard back binding in publisher's original black cloth covers, gilt title and author lettering to the spine and the front cover. 8vo 8'' x 5½''. Contains 284 [32 page catalogue dated 1933] printed pages of text. Eric Barker was a prolific script writer and from the age of twenty he was producing three act plays, serious dramas, comedies, poetry and a lyricist for the music of Rex Burrows. He became one of the most famous faces in British comedy and got his start in show business during the Second World War, when he was part of the armed forces radio show 'Merry Go Round'. After the war the show continued and was renamed 'The Waterlogged Spa', with Eric and his wife, Pearl Hackney. The show's success led to Eric starring in other radio shows, where he achieved celebrity status due to his versatility in mimicking voices. By the mid-1950's he had made the move to the big screen, and found his niche in playing variations on the busybody sticking his nose into everyone's business, or, in the case of the 'Carry On' films, the gang's boss or some other authority figure who was usually on the receiving end of their shenanigans, most memorably in 'Carry on Constable' [1960]. Foxing to the page edges, bumps to the spine ends and corners. Near Very Good condition book in superb Fine condition dust wrapper, priced 7/6 to the spine. Dust wrapper without any tears, marks or chips whatsoever, flawless. Included with the book is a promotional post card about the book from Stanley Paul with a photograph of Eric to one side, also included is the original monochrome post card from this post card. We currently hold in stock many other items of interest by Eric Barker. Member of the P.B.F.A.

      [Bookseller: Little Stour Books PBFA]
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        Marlborough his Life and Times (4 Volumes)

      George G. Harrap and Co Ltd., London 1933 - First Edition:First Printing:A 4 Volume Near Fine Signed Limited Edition set bound by Leighton Straker Ltd in full orange morocco with five raised bands to the spine, spine decorated with gilt lettering,Marlborough family arms in gilt to the front board, top edge of pages gilt, marbled endpapers.This edition is one of only 155 Four Volume First Edition sets produced of which only 150 sets were for sale.Volume 1 is signed by Churchill and above his signature is stated "This Edition is limited to One Hundred and Fifty Five copies, of which One Hundred and Fifty copies are for sale.This set is copy is No 48". Book Condition:Volume 1: First Edition published 1933,a Near Fine copy,spine slightly darkened,very gently rubbed on top edges of spine,top two corners gently rubbed,signed by Churchill,previous owners sticker on front pastedown,internally clean and bright,tight binding.Volume 2: First Edition published 1934, a Near Fine copy,spine slightly darkened,top two corners very gently rubbed,previous owners sticker on front pastedown,internally clean and bright,tight binding.Volume 3: First Edition published 1936,a Fine copy,spine slightly darkened,very small mark to back board,internally very clean and bright,tight binding.Volume 4: First Edition published in1938,a Fine copy,spine slightly darkened,internally very clean and bright,tight binding. This is the only signed Trade Edition in all of Churchill's works,it is a Near Fine 4 Volume First Edition set signed by the great man himself,one million words long and ten years in the making,it is certainly Churchill's greatest biography and some say perhaps his greatest works. 0 [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bawnmore Fine and Rare Books]
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        Die neue Stadt. Eine Monatsschrift. Jahrgang 1933/1934, 1. Heft: Sonderheft Zürich.

      Heidelberg, Vlg. von Richard Weissbach, 1933 - 4°, 32 S., 55 Textabb., Brosch., Umschlag etw. fleckig, Randriss in V.deckel oben, Rücken knickspurig, oben durchgeh. etw. wasserfleckig u. -wellig. EA. Enth.: Material des IV. Internationalen Kongresses für Neues Bauen; Historische Entwicklung der Stadt, Wandlungen des Stadtbildes; Statistik der Bevölkerung; Wohnverhältnisse; Wohnungs- und Siedlungsbau; Geschäfts- und Kommunalbauten, Neuer Hausrat [d. i.: S. Giedion: Wohnbedarf Zürich]; Kirchenbau und moderne Architektur; Brief eines jungen deutschen Architekten [d. i. Max Cetto] an Dr. Goebbels; Bevorstehende Kongresse. 1100 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: antiquariat peter petrej]
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        Le Corset dans l'Art et les Moeurs du XIIIe au XXe Siecle

      F. Libron, Paris 1933 - Wrappers with gilt-stamped title on front cover, 39 cm., 178 pp., with black and white and some color plates, many full-page, and illustrations in the text. Includes bibliography. Stamped number 475 on colophon, from the edition of 775 copies printed on Good

      [Bookseller: Moe's Books]
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        All Men Are Brothers. SIGNED with Her Red Chop by Pearl S. Buck

      New York: The John Day Co., 1933 - Complete 2 volumes in slipcase. 1st edition, 1st printing. Title also in Chinese on t.p. Ascribed to either Shih Nai-an or Lo Kuan-Chung. Octavo, 21.5*15*7cm, wt:1.7kg. Fine volumes in fine slipcase, Vol. 1, pp.1—650, Vol. 2, pp.651—1279. Complete with an original "A Note By the Translator", an original 27-page "Prospectus", and an original bookmark, all issued by the publisher. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Chinese Art Books]
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        Kampf in Schnee und Eis

      Hesse & Becker Verlag, Leipzig,, 1933. Octavo, original ecru rough cloth, decoration and titles to upper board and spine in maroon, green top-stain. Numerous plates, many from the author's photographs. Slight cant to spine, else very good. First edition, first impression. Loosely inserted vintage photo-card with Riefenstahl's later signed greeting. A very nice copy of the author's first book, an account of her involvement with Arnold Fanck's pioneering mountaineering films.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Brown Book of the Hitler Terror

      New York, Alfred A. Knopf,, 1933. And the burning of the Reichstag. Prepared by the world committee for the victims of German fascism. With an introduction by Lord Marley. Octavo. Original brown cloth, titles to spine in black against white ground, swastikas to spine and front board, top edge stained brown. With the dust jacket. With black and white photographs. Light partial toning to endpapers, tiny ownership inscription to front free endpaper, edges a little dusty, an excellent copy in the slightly nicked dust jacket. First US edition, first printing, and the first with the Heartfield photomontage dust jacket. Originally published in the UK in 1933.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Clotilde et Alexandre Sakharoff.

      Lausanne, Editions centrales, 1933 - 4°, 78 S., 1 dreifarb. Choreographische Skizze u. 25 photograph. Taf., Broschur, Kleiner Fleck a. vord. Umschlag, sonst schönes Exemplar. Ex. 205 von 1000 Exempl. Von Clotilde und Alexandre Sakharoff auf Schmutztitel voll signiert. «Le dessin de la couverture et les culs-de-lampe sont de Nathalia Gontcharova. Alexander Sacharoff (Alexander Zuckermann), (engl. /franz. Sakharov oder Sakharoff,) 1886 - 1963, Tänzer, Choreograph, Maler und Pädagoge. Zusammen mit seiner künstlerischen Partnerin Clotilde von Derp (1892?1974, geboren als Clotilde Margarete Anna Edle von der Planitz), die er 1919 heiratete, schuf Sacharoff eine eigene Form des modernen Tanzes, die er ?abstrakte Pantomime? nannte. Auch seine für ihre Raffinesse berühmten Kostüme entwarf das Paar selbst. Alexander Sacharoff und Clotilde von Derp gelten als eines der berühmtesten Paare in der Geschichte des Tanzes. 2100 gr. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: antiquariat peter petrej]
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        ALS and autograph lettercard signed.

      Paris, 19. X. 1933 alt. n. p. o. d. - 8vo and oblong 12mo. 3½ pp. on double leaf (letter) and 2 pp. (lettercard). With atograph envelope. To the writer and publicist Joseph Chapiro (1893-1962), correspondent of various German, French, and american newspapers, translator of Gorky, faithful biographer of Gerhart Hauptmann, and entrepreneur of "world theater".

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Portraitpostkarte mit eigenh. Widmung und U.

      Salzburg, 1933. - 1 S. 8vo. "Zur Erinnerung an die Faust-Arbeit 1933 | Salzburg Max Reinhardt".

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Dog-Days on Trout Waters

      New York: The Derrydale Press, 1933 - Harold G. Pickering was a past president of the Anglers' Club of New York, and editor of The Anglers' Club Bulletin; this was his second book. Despite the wear to the spine, a very good copy of this notoriously fragile book First edition, no. 166 of 199 copies signed by the author. 12mo. With illustrations by Donald Gardner. Original pink paper over boards, printed labels on upper cover and spine. Spine faded, short splits with quarter- inch chip at head ("to find any one of them in fine condition is not only rare but practically unheard of" - Frazier). Siegel 70; Frazier P-7-a [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Chartes du Forez antérieures au XIVe siècle. (24 Tomes en 32 Volumes - Complet) Tomes 1 et 2 : Pièces n° 1 à 300 - Préface, carte du Forez et table des pièces 1 à 300 - Tome 3 : Pièces n° 301 à 450 - Tome IV : Pièces 451 à 600 et Table des Noms des pièces 301 à 600 - Tome V : Pièces 601 à 720 - Tome VI : Pièces 721 à 850 - Tome VII : Pièces 851 à 905 - Tome VIII : Pièces 906 à 910 - Tome IX : Pièces 911 à 1050 - [ Tome X ] Tables des pièces 1 à 1050 - Tome XI : Pièces 1051 à 1150 - Tome XII : Pièces 1151 à 1200 - Tome XIII : Chartes n° 1201 à 1232 - Tome XIV : Chartes 1233 à 1254 - Tome XV : Les dîmes en Forez. Joint : Les Neumes en Forez. En marge du Tome XV - Tome XVI : Chartes n° 1255 à 1283 - - Tome XVII : Charte n° 1284 - Tome XVIII :

      Protat 1933 - 24 Tomes en 32 volumes reliés, brochés ou en feuillets : Tomes 1 et 2 : Pièces n° 1 à 300, Protat, Macon, 1933 en 2 vol. in-4 reliure mobile de l'éditeur / Préface, carte du Forez et table des pièces 1 à 300 en 1 vol. in-4 relié demi-percaline éditeur, Prôtat, Macon, 1933 / Tome 3 : Pièces n° 301 à 450, en 1 vol. in-4 reliure mobile de l'éditeur / Tome IV : Pièces 451 à 600 et Table des Noms des pièces 301 à 600, en 1 vol. in-4 reliure mobile de l'éditeur, Prôtat, Macon, 1935 / Tome V : Pièces 601 à 720 en 1 vol. in-4 reliure mobile de l'éditeur, Prôtat, Macon, 1936 / Tome VI : Pièces 721 à 850 en 1 vol. in-4 reliure mobile de l'éditeur, Prôtat, Macon, 1937 / Tome VII : Pièces 851 à 905 en 1 vol. in-4 reliure mobile de l'éditeur, Prôtat, Macon, 1938 / Tome VIII : Pièces 906 à 910 en 1 vol. in-4 reliure mobile de l'éditeur, Prôtat, Macon, 1942 / Tome IX : Pièces 911 à 1050 en 1 vol. in-4 en feuillets sous reliure cartonné de l'éditeur, Prôtat, Macon, 1943 / [ Tome X ] Tables des pièces 1 à 1050, par Perroy et Marguerite Gonon en 2 vol. in-4 br., Protat Frères, Macon, 1944 / Tome XI : Pièces 1051 à 1150, en 1 vol. in-4 en feuillets sous reliure cartonné de l'éditeur, Prôtat, Macon, 1948 / Tome XII : Pièces 1151 à 1200 en 1 vol. in-4, Protat, Mâcon, 1950 / Tome XIII : Chartes n° 1201 à 1232, Protat, Mâcon, 1954 / Tome XIV : Chartes 1233 à 1254 en 1 vol. in-4 en feuillet sous couv. brochée, Protat, Mâcon, 1955 / Tome XV : Les dîmes en Forez. Joint : Les Neumes en Forez. En marge du Tome XV, en 2 vol. in-4 br., Protat, Mâcon, 1957 et 1960 / Tome XVI : Chartes n° 1255 à 1283, en 1 vol. in-4 br., Protat, Mâcon, 1962 / Tome XVII : Charte n° 1284, en 1 vol. in-4 br., Protat, Mâcon, 1962 / Tome XVIII : Chartes figurant dans les Cartulaires de Savigny et de Cluny (avec : ) Chartes figurant dans les cartulaires de Cluny (avec : ) Album de photographies d'originaux accompagnant le tome XVIII ( avec : ) En marge du T. XVIII Le cartulaire de l'aumônerie de Savign, l'ensemble en 4 vol. in-4 br., Audin, Lyon, Dumas, Saint-Etienne, 1965 et 1966 / Tome XIX : Chartes 1763 à 1775, en 1 vol. in-4 br., Dumas, Saint-Etienne, 1969 / [ Tome XX ] : Tables III par Perroy et IV par Gonon, en 2 vol. in-4 br., Protat, Mâcon, 1969-1970 / Tome XXI : Chartes 1285 à 1434, en 1 vol. in-4 br., Klincksieck, 1973 / Tome XXII : Chartes 1435 à 1557, en 1 vol. in-4 br., Klincksieck, 1975 / Tome XXIII : Chartes 1558 à 1686, en 1 vol. in-4 br., Klincksieck, 1978 / Tome XXIV : Tables des Chartes 1251 à 1686, Klincksieck, Paris, 1980 Très rare ensemble parfaitement complet du tome 1 au tome 24. Bon ensemble (certains volumes dédicacés, qq. frott. sur couv.) Langue: Français [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie du Cardinal]
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        Down and Out in Paris and London

      London: Victor Gollancz,, 1933. Octavo. Original black cloth, titles to spine in green. Spine bumped and a little rolled, ownership initials to front free endpaper, small split to back joint, still a presentable copy. First edition, first impression of Orwell's first book.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        On Ancient Central-Asian Tracks. Brief narrative of three expeditions in innermost Asia and north-western China

      Macmillan and co., London 1933 - Large 8vo. xxiv, 342 pages. 2 page publisher's list. With numerous illustrations, colour plates, panoramas and map from original surveys - all as called for. Original cloth, gilt. TEG. Approaching near fine condition without any noteworthy blemish. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Leakey's Bookshop Ltd.]
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        On Ancient Central-Asian Tracks, Brief Narrative of Three Expeditions in Innermost Asia and North-Western China

      Macmillan & Co Limited, London 1933 - xxiv, 336, 1 folding map at the back, 2 pp book adverts. Publisher's brown cloth gilt with embossed gilt decoration to front cover, top edge gilt, coloured frontispiece, title vignette, 147 illustrations of places, people, landscapes, buildings etc. Slight toning of eps, owner inscription of Oxford scholar D.Penny on ffep, corners bumped, a little rubbing of top and tail of spine, else very good. Many coloured plates with tissue guards illustrating the paintings from the Cave of a Thousand Buddhas at Tun Huang. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Interquarian]
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        On Ancient Central Asian Tracks : brief narrative of three expeditions in innermost Asia and north-western China

      London: Macmillan. 1933. With numerous illustrations, colour plates, panoramas and map from original surveys. First edition. Small 4to. xxiv, 342, [2]pp; coloured frontis (titled tissue guard), 149 illustrations (16 in colour on 14 plates, with titled tissue guards; 8 folding panoramas), large folding coloured map. Original brown buckram, gilt device on the upper board, lettered in gilt on the spine, the extremities a trifle rubbed. Top edges gilt, the others uncut. The folding panorama at p150 has had two long clean tears, along folds, neatly closed with archival tape. A very good clean copy. .

      [Bookseller: Astrolabe Booksellers]
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        THE USE OF POETRY AND THE USE OF CRITICISM STUDIES IN THE RELATION OF CRITICISM TO POETRY IN ENGLAND THE CHARLES ELIOT NORTON LECTURES FOR 1932-1933

      Cambridge: Harvard, 1933.. Cloth, t.e.g. Modest tanning to endsheets, heavy clipping offset to viii- [ix], otherwise a very good or better copy, in somewhat grubby dust jacket with some shallow chips. First U.S. edition, published on the same day as the British edition. One of 1500 copies printed. Inscribed and signed by Eliot on the free endsheet: "to Stead T.S. Eliot 1935." The recipient, as noted in pencil in the small hand of an eminent late bookseller, was likely Eliot's close friend, the American born poet and diplomat, William Force Stead (1884-1967) GALLUP A24b.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        To A God Unknown

      Robert O. Ballou, New York 1933 - Signed and extensively inscribed by the author on an accompanying postcard. 1st edition, 1st printing book, in a 1st issue dustjacket with $2.00 price intact on lower front flap. Only 598 copies were printed by Ballou in 1933 and the book didn't have another printing till it was reprinted in1935 by Covici Friede and Heinemann in the U.K. Fine, tight and unread book with no previous owner markings, no soiling, clean page edges and the black upper page edges are very evenly dark and unspotted. There's just a tiny bit of softening to the binding cloth at spine ends, a tiny rectangular shadow to the cloth at the spine front-side lower edge and just a hint of bumping to upper binding corners to keep it from being As New. It is bound in light green cloth with still bright gilt lettering on the spine. The dustjacket is also Fine with one tiny edge nick lower front-side spine end professionally repaired internally, slight toning to the spine lettering but no fading or toning of other spine colors, and a tiny area of surface wrinkling lower front panel that you can only see when held to the light at an angle. Truly beautiful with no tears, chips or fading. The book comes with a postcard written by Steinbeck in 1952, very clear writing/signature and quite a lengthy inscription to a young woman who was collecting author signatures and involved in 4H activities. She had written Steinbeck about trying to win a trophy and he quotes her his favorite motto in both Spanish and English of 'If you don't want to fly beware of wings' and talks to her of 'food became more important than fame' and that he'd tried once to sell his trophy. The postcard was sent from Steinbeck's New York City 72nd St. address and has 'Steinbeck' as part of the printed sender's address. It is in Near Fine condition - a few tiny age-toned areas, one corner tip that had been turned down at some point (no material loss), a tiny pin prick upper middle edge, and a tiny crimp (no material loss) to the lower edge. The postcard is safeguarded now in an archival heavy-duty (16 gauge, so stiff enough not to need a backing board) removable clear holder that lets you see both sides of the card while in the holder. Also included is a custom clamshell case, bronze spine label, with a patterned-design outside cloth covering complementing the book's dustjacket and a fully lined ivory-colored soft flannel interior. The card in its holder is housed in an ivory-colored soft flannel flapped-closure pocket built onto the inside of the upper lid of the case, with the ivory flannel just a bit age-darkened. The book's dustjacket is in a removable, clear mylar dustjacket protecter. Truly rare examples of both Steinbeck's writing and of Steinbeck's 3rd book which is his most scarce book to find in collector condition. ; 7-5/8" x 5"; 325 pages; Signed by Author [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: AAABOOKS (Authors & Artists)]
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        Winner Take Nothing

      Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1933 - First Edition, First Printing with the Scribner's "A" and Seal printed on the copyright page. This copy is SIGNED by Hemingway on an autograph check. This ORIGINAL dustjacket is vibrant in color with NO fading or pieces missing. This First Issue dustjacket has the $2.00 printed price present with light touch up to the edges. The book is in fantastic shape and appears unread. The binding is tight, and the boards are crisp. The pages are exceptionally clean, with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a magnificent copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION in collector's condition. We buy SIGNED Hemingway First Editions. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; 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]

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

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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]

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