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      William Heinemann, London,, 1933. Octavo. Original mulberry cloth, titles to spine gilt. Errata slip tipped in at the front. Spine a little rolled and somewhat faded, the odd mark to a few pages. Very good. First Edition, First Impression. With the author's signed presentation inscription to the front free endpaper, "To A. D. Evans from Violet Trefusis 1933". The recipient was board director at Heinemann and thus the publisher of this book. Extremely scarce in presentation state.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Looking Forward

      New York: JOHN DAY CO INC, 1933. Hardcover. Good. FIRST EDITION. New York: The John Day Company, 1933. 300 pp. Blue cloth with gilt lettering and red top stain. First edition, first printing. (No additional printings indicated on copyright page.) Good+ hardcover. No jacket. Clean pages and sturdy binding. Spine lettering rubbed off, toning to spine. Former owner's name on title page, dated March 1933 (the month of publication and FDR's inauguration). Foxing to endpapers, dust-soiling to edges. Nice condition overall.FDR's manifesto of the political and economic future he envisioned. Surprisingly scarce.

      [Bookseller: Odd Duck Books]
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        Roll, Jordan, Roll.

      New York, Jonathan Cape [1933]. - First English edition (from American sheets). 8vo. 70 full page b/w plates from photographs by Doris Ulmann. Text by Julia Peterkin. Original terra-cotta cloth stamped in black on the spine. Original dust jacket (unclipped; spine faded). Very good. 251 pages. No signature or bookplates. Pulitzer-Prize winner. Ulmann's photographs in the Pictorialist/Modernist mode capture the lives of former slaves and their progeny on a South Carolina plantation along the Gullah coast. A highly romantic view of the Southern Black American that, though now dated and politically incorrect, still magically evokes a bygone world. Cf. Roth, Book of 101 Books, p. 78-79. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Houle Rare Books/Autographs/ABAA/PADA]
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        Adam et Eve *

      B. Grasset, Paris 1933. - Broché, couverture décorée rempliée. Un brin défraîchi pour un amateur de paradis. L'un des 300 exemplaires de presse numérotés sur Alfa. Avec un envoi étrangement lyrique et copieux à Jacques Copeau (cela semble bien dans la note), daté de décembre 1933. C'est le plus tardif des trois dont nous disposons; le premier orne un ouvrage publié en 1913, la graphie semblant être d'époque. Cet exemplaire paradisiaque témoigne de la pérennité des bonnes relations entre les deux hommes, malgré l'abandon de Ramuz à un projet pour lequel Copeau tenta vainement l'écrivain de poursuivre ses efforts, en vue d'une oeuvre scénique intitulée "La guerre des filles" qui n'aboutira pas.[Bringolf 42b]

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        ALL MEN ARE BROTHERS (Shui Hu Chuan). Translated from the Chinese

      London:: Methuen & Co.,. 1933.. 8vo. 1st UK edition. xiii, [3], 1279, [3 (blank)] pp.. Black cloth binding with gilt stamped title lettering. TEG. Yellow dust jacket.. VG+ (offset to eps)/VG+ (modest wear).. Water Margin (Shui Hu Zhuan, sometimes abbreviated to Shui Hu), also translated as Outlaws of the Marsh, Tale of the Marshes, All Men Are Brothers, Men of the Marshes, or The Marshes of Mount Liang, is a 14th C. novel attributed to Shi Nai'an. Praised as an early "masterpiece" of vernacular fiction, it is renowned for the "mastery and control" of its mood and tone. The work is, however, also known for its use of vivid, humorous and especially racy languages, with the novel written in vernacular Chinese rather than Classical Chinese; it is considered one of the Four Great Classical Novels of Chinese literature. [Wiki]. Buck's translation one of the first to appear in English. Uncommon, especially in dust jacket. . Frontis plate. Drawings.

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        Persian Miniature Painting - Including a Critical and Descriptive Catalogue of the Miniatures Exhibited at Burlington House Janu

      London::: Oxford University Press,, 1933.. First printing. Cloth. Good. 212 pages with 113 full page plates, including 14 colour plates. An important catalogue of Persian miniatures. Chapters include: Persian Miniature Painting Before The Mongol Invasions and the Mesopotamian Style, The Early Persian Style and Fourteenth Century Changes, The Timurid School, The Later Fifteenth Century : Bihzad and his Contemporaries, The Early Safawi Period, Painting Under Shah Abbas and His Successors. Appendices include: Dust Muhammad's Account of Past and Present Painters, Mirza Muhammad Haydar Dughlat On The Herat School of Painters, The Album From the Gulistan Museum. Plus bibliography and index. Minor spotting to endpapers and cloth cover, corners bumped, hinges showing slight signs of cracking but still strong. Text and images in very good, clean condition. Hardcover, no jacket. Folio. 15.25 by 11.5 inches.

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        I grandi narratori d'ogni paese.

      Subject: (Letteratura). Milano, Mondadori, collana Medusa, 1933/1970, raccolta di 466 volumi, dal n. 1 al n. 535 (mancano i seguenti 69 numeri : 4, 15, 24, 39, 66, 99, 115, 134, 136, 164, 184, 196, 223, 239, 252, 255, 262, 264, 269, 270, 289, 310, 311, 334, 341, 356, 358, 360, 361, 369, 386, 403, 409, 416, 419, 422, 425, 430, 437, 438, 444, 446, 448, 457, 462, 477, 484, 489, 491, 495, 496, 499, 506, 507, 511, 513, 514, 516, 518 519, 520, 521, 522, 525, 527, 528, 529, 530, 534). Quasi tutti in buone condizioni, rilegati in tela editoriale o in brossura (salvo una piccola parte delle edizioni in brossura che possono avere qualche traccia d'uso o piccole mancanze ai dorsi).1. Alain-Fournier - Il grande amico. Traduzione di : Anna Banti2. Hans Fallada - E adesso - pover'uomo?. Traduzione di : Bruno Revel3. John Galsworthy - Ancella. Traduzione di : Mario Casalino4. Andre Maurois - Destini. Traduzione di : Marise Ferro5. Aldous Huxley - Il sorriso della Gioconda ed altri racconti. Traduzione di : Luigi Barzini junior e Emilio Ceretti6. Lion Feuchtwanger - La fine di Gerusalemme (La trilogia di Giuseppe - I). Traduzione di : Ervino Pocar7. Arnold Zweig - Giovane donna del 1914 - poi La questione del sergente Grischa. Traduzione di : Enrico Burich8. Andre Maurois - Bernardo Quesnay - poi Sua figlia. Traduzione di : Enrico Piceni9. Pearl S. Buck - La buona terra. Traduzione di : Andrea Damiano10. Jacques de Lacretelle - Sabina. Traduzione di : Mara Dussia11. Marcus Lauesen - Ed ora aspettiamo la nave. Traduzione di : Giacomo Prampolini12. Heinrich Mann - Una vita difficile. Traduzione di : Oreste Ferrari13. Paul Morand - Campioni del mondo e Freccia d'Oriente. Traduzione di : Mario Ferrigni e Alberto Mondadori14. Wilhelm von Scholz - Perpetua. Traduzione di : Ervino Pocar15. Virginia Woolf - Orlando. Traduzione di : Alessandra Scalero16. Colette - La vagabonda. Traduzione di : Carola Prosperi17. Jakob Wassermann - L'avvocato Laudin. Traduzione di : Barbara Allason18. Aldous Huxley - Il mondo nuovo. Traduzione di : Lorenzo Gigli19. Andre Gide - I sotterranei del Vaticano. Traduzione di : Cesare Giardini20. Herman Hesse - Narciso e Boccadoro. Traduzione di : Cristina Baseggio21. D. H. Lawrence - Il purosangue. Traduzione di : Elio Vittorini22. Andre Maurois - Racconti immaginari. Traduzione di : Enrico Piceni23. Thomas Mann - Le storie di Giacobbe (Giuseppe e i suoi fratelli - I). Traduzione di : Bruno Arzeni24. John Galsworthy - Landa in fiore. Traduzione di : Doletta e Giulio Caprin25. Liam O'Flaherty - L'anima nera. Traduzione di : Giacomo Prampolini26. Nis Petersen - Il vicolo dei sandalai. Traduzione di : Giacomo Prampolini27. John Dos Passos - Il 42 parallelo (U.S.A. - I). Traduzione di : Cesare Pavese28. David Garnett - Niente amore. Traduzione di : Salvatore Rosati29. Alfred D?blin - I giganti. Traduzione di : Aldo e Cesira Oberdorfer30. Jacques de Lacretelle - Lisa. Traduzione di : Giuseppe Lanza31. John Boynton Priestley - I buoni compagni. Trad

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        All Men Are Brothers. Pearl Buck's First Edition in Original Dustjacket

      London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1933 - First edition, first printing. Thick Octavo, 22*15.5cm, 1279pp. Fine hardcover, firm binding, in rare original dustjacket now protected in mylar. Dustjacket slightly chipped at spine ends. Top edge gilt. Previous owner's inscription on front flyleaf and a handwritten letter with watermark. Complete with "A Note By the Translator". [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Chinese Art Books]
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        EIMI. Signed Limited edition

      G: in Good condition without dust jacket in clear protective wraps. Light marking to covers. Endpapers browned. Inscription and date (Paris 1936) to fep Limited Edition [761/1381] Yellow hardback cloth cover 230mm x 180mm (9" x 7"). 432pp. Signed by the author on the Limitation page to the rear of the book.

      [Bookseller: Barter Books]
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        Paris de Nuit

      Paris: Edition Arts et Métiers Graphiques,, 1933. Quarto. Spiral bound photographic wrappers, titles to front cover in red. Illustrated with 64 full page gravure plates. Very small loss to foot of front and back cover from spiral wire, small split to head of back cover, edges lightly rubbed. First edition, first printing.

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        The Pilgrim's Regress

      London: J. M. Dent and Sons Ltd,, 1933. An Allegorical Apology for Christianity, Reason and Romanticism. Octavo. Original orange cloth, titles to spine in dark red, map endpapers, top edge dyed red. With the dust jacket. Cloth dulled and a little rubbed at the extremities. An excellent copy in the rubbed and dulled jacket with a few nicks and short splits and a tape repair to the verso of the spine panel. First edition, first impression of Lewis's first published prose work and his first book of Christian apologetics, an allegory that charted his spiritual journey from atheist to committed Christian. In an attractive example of the scarce dust jacket.

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        Goblin Market

      London: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd,, 1933. Octavo. Original limp vellum, title to front cover in gilt, top edge gilt, housed in publisher's original slipcase. Frontispiece and 3 color plates with black and white illustrations throughout. Small crease to rear fore-edge, faint spot to front cover, else an excellent copy with publisher's original slipcase bearing the armourial bookplate of Reginald Roose Francis. Signed limited edition of 410 copies, this being copy 295.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Souvenirs d'un peintre ambulant *

      Payot, Lausanne (1933). - Broché, couverture imprimée. Menus défauts. Journal de 1927, avec une préface de 1932, évoquant les (més)aventures au jour le jour de l'artiste nomade; on y rencontre Bosshard, Budry, Lurçat et même Géa. Édition originale. L'un des 35 exemplaires de tête numérotés sur Hollande et signés par l'auteur, avant 500 Alfa.

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        The Secret Commonwealth of Elves, Fauns and Fairies

      Stirling, Scotland: Eneas MacKay,, 1933. Comment by Andrew Lang. Introduction by R. B. Cunninghame Graham. Quarto. Original violet boards, titles to spine and upper board gilt. With the dust jacket. Frontispiece. Boards rubbed and dulled, upper board bowed, light partial tanning to free endpapers. A very good copy in the rubbed and nicked jacket with a few short splits. Presentation copy of the 1933 edition (originally printed in 1815), inscribed by Cunninghame Grahame, the author of the introduction, on the front free endpaper, "To Alice Lawrence from R. B. Cunninghame Graham with kindest regards & good wishes, Ardoch, [?] 15/33". Cunninghame Graham was a prominent liberal politician and the first socialist member of Parliament. But he was also a prolific author and member of the literary set that included G. K. Chesterton, Ford Madox Ford, G. B. Shaw, and Joseph Conrad, who described him as "The Prince of Preface Writers".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        [Original Art]: Western Landscape

      (1933). Oil painting on board. Measures 12" x 10". Signed in pencil on the back: "Hannes Bok, 1933 (about Feb.)." Small chip at the lower right corner, else near fine. A striking painting of a western landscape with a covered wagon passing through a desert plain by Bok, an important artist best known for his science fiction subjects. In 1953 he shared the Hugo award for best cover artist. A rare example of one of Bok's early non-science fiction works, featuring his luminous tempera style. His original paintings are scarce on the market, particularly large scale works in color. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        The Oxford English Dictionary. Being a Corrected Re-issue with an Introduction, Supplement, and Bibliography of a New English Dictionary on Historical Principles founded mainly on the Materials Collected by The Philological Society and Edited by James A. H. Murray, Henry Bradley, W.A. Craigie, C.T. Onions

      Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1933. (OXFORD ENGLISH DICTIONARY) 13 vols., 4to. . Burgundy cloth. Spines somewhat toned, slightest rubbing, else near fine . "The greatest treasure-house of any language in the world, unrivalled for its comprehensiveness and ease of consultation as well as for its reliability and scholarship." Printing and the Mind of Man, 371

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        Wählt Liste 9

      Minor wear. VG. German Political History n.p. n.p. [Würzburg?] n.d. 28x22cm This is an original single-side placard issued by the Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei during the 1933 election campaign which resulted in Adolf Hitler taking power in Germany. Features a large illustration of the party symbol together with the text "Wählt Liste 9". Possibly published at Würzburg. Photo available upon request.

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        Marlborough His Life and Times

      London: George G. Harrap, 1933. Published, 1933, 1934, 1936, 1938, all first edition, first impression. Dust jackets on volumes 1 & 2 are second impression. Bound in original publishers cloth, gilt lettering, top gilt edges. Cloth slight faded, very small nick on head of volume 3, light white marking to volume 1, some fox spotting to outer page edges. Generally bindings in very good clean condition. Dust jackets age darkened, light rubbed, some minor wear loss on edges. Generally jackets in near very good condition. Internally, previous owners bookplate in 2 volumes. Pages and illustrations in good clean condition throughout. A nice complete set, in dust jackets. A11. First Edition. Very Good/Near Very Good. 8vo.

      [Bookseller: George Jeffery Books]
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        The Great War, the publisher's Home Library binding in four volumes with original cellophane and paper wrappers

      Here is a four-volume set of the Home Library issue in previously unknown cellophane and paper wrappers.  The Great War is the first illustrated edition of Churchill's history of WWI, The World Crisis.  This edition was originally published in 26 magazine format parts in 1933 and 1934. "Magazine format" does not do justice to the publication, which is profusely illustrated on very durable, heavy paper.  The publisher subsequently offered two different 3-volume binding options. A final publisher offering in 1935 was this four-volume set produced jointly with The Home Library Book Company.  This last binding option is the most elaborate and striking.  It features silver, gilt, and blind stamped decoration on marbled red boards with beveled edges, marbled endpapers, and gilt top edges.  This binding commands attention on the shelf.  What particularly commands our attention about this set - and indeed makes it a minor bibliographic discovery - is the presence of thick, clear visqueen-type jackets with heavy red paper flaps that nicely complement the red marbled endpapers.  These jackets give every appearance of being contemporary to the books.  The jackets are age-yellowed, quite brittle, and shrunk, with wear and losses at the extremities and a few small other chips - as we would expect given the age and material.  The thick, heavy boards have been very slightly warped, consistent with the contraction of the aging jackets over time.  The books show minor soiling at the binding extremities where the jackets have receded due to shrinkage, but are notably clean beneath the jackets.  Moreover, though we are incapable of chemical analysis to definitively identify the jacket material, the timing for some variation of Cellophane fits, with widespread introduction of cellulose film to the United Kingdom in the 1930s by the British textile company Courtaulds, which was producing a viscose film named viscacelle in 1930 and by 1935 had evolved into British Cellophane.  The fact that the jacket material ages very poorly combined with the commanding attractiveness of the bindings beneath would explain why we have not previously seen any such jackets.  Undoubtedly, the few unattractive survivors such as these would be likely to be discarded.  The books beneath the jackets are in very good condition.  The bindings are clean and tight, apart from the previously mentioned minor soiling at the binding extremities and slight warping of the boards caused by the jackets.  The contents remain bright and we find no previous ownership marks.  Modest spotting appears confined to the prelims and page edges.  The fore and bottom edges are a bit soiled.  The top edge gilt remains bright, if a bit dusty.  In short, this is not the very nicest set we have ever seen, but is the only set we have ever seen thus, bearing the jackets and thus commanding collector attention.  Please note that this heavy set may require additional postage.  Bibliographic reference: Cohen A69.9.d, Woods/ICS A31(dc), Langworth p.118

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      Harcourt, Brace and Company, [1933]. - First U. S. edition. Fine, bright copy in dust jacket with light professional restoration to the spine ends and extremities. The dust jacket illustration is by Arthur Hawkins.Twelve short stories. Four Peter Wimsey stories and six featuring Montague Egg, a wine merchant's traveller, a sleuth with extraordinary common sense and a new detective. A scarce mystery title. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Dorothy L. Sayers Omnibus

      London: Victor Gollancz Ltd,, 1933. Containing: The Five Red Herrings, Strong Poison, Lord Peter Views the Body. Octavo. Original black cloth, titles to spine in red, map endpapers. With the dust jacket. Ownership signature to half title. Lightly rubbed at extremities, spine creased. A very good copy in the rubbed and tanned jacket with chips and closed tears. First edition, first impression. Rare in the dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Empty Quarter

      New York: Henry Holt, 1933. Fine blue cloth with black title on unfaded spine. No edgewear. Fine dustjacket. Philby's card is attached, with the following note on the back, "Dear Mr Mueller, Many thanksfor your note & invitation. I shall be delighted to dine with you on Sunday, presumably after sunset as usual. All good wishes, Yours, H. St J.B. Philby 26/2/59". A pencil note on the endpaper says Mr. Mueller was a publisher. Inside, very clean and tight with no prior owner marks. This is the most ambitious of Philby's explorations of the desert, made possible only with permission from King Fahd, to whom he was a respected advisor. . First U.S. EDITION. Illus. by Numerous Photos and Folding Maps. 8 Vo.

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        Marlborough. His Life and Times.

      London, George G. Harrap & Co., 1933?8 - 4 volumes, large octavo, bound for the publishers by Leighton-Straker in dark reddish orange full Niger, title gilt to spines, Churchill arms gilt to upper board, top edges gilt, others uncut, marbled endpapers. Light shelf-wear, otherwise a very handsome set Illustrated throughout with numerous plates, plans and maps. First edition, limited issue, copy 53 of 155 copies, of which just 150 were for sale. Signed by Churchill on the limitation statement verso of the half-title in Volume I. "Marlborough is huge heavily documented, comprehensive. No future historian can hope to avoid indebtedness, and no unprofessional reader can fail to be moved by the grandeur of the vision, the language and the myth. Sonority piles on sonority, vista succeeds vista, magnificence follows magnificence" (Woods, Artillery of Words). Cohen A97.1.a.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Paris Magazine,

      , Paris. - Text Französisch, farbig marmorierte Hartkarton-Mappe mit Kunstlederecken und -rücken, solide und gut erhalten trotz kleiner Läsuren am Kapitalband, Inhalt: 12 Magazine von Dezember 1933 (Nr.28) bis November 1934 (Nr .39), lückenlos, mit Kurzgeschichten, Novellen, zahlreichen Fotos und u.a. sehr viel Werbung rund um die Brüste der Damen, auf hochwertigem Glanzpapier gedruckt. Autoren u.a.: Marcel Aymé, Leon Treich, Münchhausen, Maurice Coriem, Guy Dornand, Max Erger, Bernard Nabonne, Jean de Letraz, Germaine Aussey, Louis Charles Royer, Alexandra Roubé- Jansky, Jean Feuga, Jean Barret. Fotos u.a. von Man Ray, Brassai, Schall, Verneuil, Willinger, Piaz, Moral, Munkacsy, Gruber, Landau, Jablonowsky, Wallentin, Caillaud, Ora-Benda, Florence Henri, Hurrell, Arnal, Natan, Remy Duval, Meys. Eine Zeitschrift für Pariser Herren, die abends gerne ihrem familiären Umfeld ausreissen und die sich in den Armen von hübschen, frivolen Mädchen beispielsweise aus der Rue Saint Denis amüsieren möchten. Inhaltlich vergleichbar mit den deutschen Zeitschriften "Uhu", "Querschnitt" und "Das Magazin". ----- Une collection rare de "Paris Magazine" avec 12 numeros (de Dec. 1933 à Nov. 1934), sans interruption. Imprimées sur papier glacé, ces revues etaient destinées au gentleman parisien mondain et libertin. Avec textes de Marcel Aymé, Leon Treich, Münchhausen, Maurice Coriem, Guy Dornand, Max Erger, Bernard Nabonne, Jean de Letraz, Germaine Aussey, Louis Charles Royer, Alexandra Roubé- Jansky, Jean Feuga, Jean Barret etc. Photos de Man Ray, Brassai, Schall, Verneuil, Willinger, Piaz, Moral, Munkacsy, Gruber, Landau, Jablonowsky, Wallentin, Caillaud, Ora-Benda, Florence Henri, Hurrell, Arnal, Natan, Remy Duval, Meys et autres. Très bon état général. 19,5 x 28 Cm. 2,7 Kg. Gewicht in Gramm: 2700 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        OF THEE I SING. Lyrics by Ira Gershwin

      London: Victor Gollancz Ltd,, 1933 First UK edition. 8vo. Black boards with orange paper spine label very fine & sharp in a fine dw with two tiny chip. An outstanding copy of the first musical to ever win a Pullitzer Prize.. 1st Edition.

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        The Gospel of Wealth and other Timely Essays

      DOUBLEDAY, DORAN & CO, NY 1933 - Dj has a 1.5" tear in top spine edge, rubbed cover, water stained, small hole on cover of dj, small sticker with numbers on it is on the spine, dj was stuck to cover and pulled off and left some of the dj stuck to the cover of the book. General shelf wear, and very lightly tanned pages. DATE PUBLISHED: 1933 EDITION: 287 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Lost Horizon

      William Morrow 1933 - William Morrow, New York 1933. First American Edition / First Printing. Dated 1933 on the title and copyright page with no additional printings listed. Black cloth boards with gold lettering. Blindstamped mountain illustration at the front board. A Rare First Edition. Book Condition: Very Good+, light shelf wear, clean boards and spine with a few light spots, collector's name at the front endpaper, light age toning, tight spine. The rare dust jacket is not present. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      R. Coulouma, Paris 1933 - Ex-Libris, ilustrado con grabados de Edouard Chimot, Edicion en rama de 214 ejemplares, este es el 63 de la serie 75 sobre excelente papel Japon, (73 Págs + 19 bellisimos Grabados, 6 de ellos en Color) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        La Xilografia Moderna e un suo maestro; Luigi Servolini.

      Ettore Bartolozzi. 1933 - With an original self-portrait frontis and 29 plates (including three mounted colour plates). With a tipped card featuring a colour cut by Servolini and a presentation inscription to Ugo Ojetti signed by the author and the artist. Wrappers creased and nicked at top and bottom of spine, short tear to mounted woodcut illustration on upper cover, corners turned throughout and paper uniformly browned. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Roe and Moore]
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      NY: Ives Washburn 1933 - Second printing, one month following the first; a Race Williams novel. Orignal grey cloth, spine titled in red. VERY GOOD in dust jacket with spine chipping, internal mending at folds; quite rare in dust jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Nicholas J. Certo]
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        EIMI. Signed Limited edition

      Covici, Friede, 1933-01-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Acceptable. Signed. New York: Covici Friede, 1933. First Edition, First Printing; One of 1381 copies originally printed and signed by the author. This is copy #901. Signed after this statement by E. E. Cummings in the back of the book. In Very Good condition, in a Fair dust jacket. The cloth is not as soiled as the photo shows. The boards and spine show light edge wear. 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. The jacket comes housed in a brand new, removable protective sleeve. Overall a nice copy that presents well.

      [Bookseller: Odd Duck Books]
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        The Great Sermon Handicap

      London: Hodder and Stoughton,, [1933]. Small octavo. Original red skiver, titles to upper board gilt, marbled endpapers. With the dust jacket. Bookseller's ticket to front pastedown. Very lightly rubbed at extremities, small spot to fore-edge slightly affecting margins of contents. An excellent copy in the lightly rubbed jacket with a couple of tiny nicks and a little light dampstain tinted red from the binding. First separate edition, first impression. This short story originally appeared in The Inimitable Jeeves. A scarce and fragile production, uncommon in such good condition.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Arthur Rackham Fairy Book

      London: George C. Harrap, 1933. Signed. Limited edition; number 441 of 460. Original japon vellum with gilt rules and lettering Top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Complete with 287 pages and 8 colored plates. Sound binding with intact hinges. Clean pages. Light cover wear and minor soiling. Protected in a custom-made clamshell box.. First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine. Illus. by Rackham, Arthur. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

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        Au Service de la France. Neuf Années de Souvenirs. , Bd. 1: Le Lendemain d'Agadir 1912. / Bd. 2: Les Balkans en Feu 1912. / Bd. 3: L'Europe sous les Armes 1913. / Bd. 4: L'Union sacrée 1914. / Bd. 5: L'Invasion 1914. / Bd. 6: Les Tranchées 1915. / Bd. 7: Guerre d'

      Plon, 1933. in8 Broché

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        Géométrie dans l'espace

      M-P. trémois, 1933. in8 Broché frontispice noir et blanc

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        Possible Production of Elements of Atomic Number Higher than 92

      London: Macmillan, 1933 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. In: Nature 133, June 16, 1933, pp. 898-899. 4to. ---- <br><br> D.S.B. Fermi 99, Norman 784 - Shortly after Joliot and Joliot-Curie&#39;s discovery of artificial radioactivity produced by alpha-particle bombardment of stable nuclei, Fermi and his assistants began a line of similar experiments using neutrons as projectiles, since neutrons....

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        Voyageur immobile. 33 petits poèmes dont un avec musique. Texte, dessins en couleurs et agréments de Eekman, musique de Mlle Gauthier-Villars

      Paris: Berger-Levrault, 1933. Livre. Illus. by Nicolas Eekman. Très bon. Demi-cuir. Signé par L&#39;auteur et L&#39;illustrateur. Ed. originale. Petit In-4. Paris, Berger-Levrault, 1933. 24 x 18,5 cm (R), petit in-4, 1 f. bl. - 73 pp. - 1 f. - 2 ff. bl., 16 lithographies en couleurs et un planche de musique en couleurs à pleine page comprises dans la pagination (versos blancs), 25 dessins en noir en cul-de-lampe dans le texte, reliure de demi-veau jaspé, dos à 4 nerfs, titre doré, tranches mouchetées, feuillet de table, paginé 5, relié en fin de volume. Edition originale. L&#39;un des 50 exemplaires sur vélin d&#39;Arches, seul grand papier, signé à la mine de plomb par l&#39;auteur et illustrateur (n° 25). Extrêmement rare en édition ordinaire, et a fortiori sur grand papier, ce charmant livre illustré de poésies pour petits et grands est l&#39;oeuvre du peintre surréaliste belge d&#39;origine hollandaise Nicolas Eekman. Ses compositions sont gentiment fantastiques et ses poèmes pour enfants rappellent ceux que Robert Desnos composait vers la même époque. Les "enfantina" dont il existe un tirage de tête signé sont particulièrement peu communs. Bel et rare exemplaire. (Inconnu de Monod).

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        Mein Kampf

      Verlag Franz Eher Nachfolger, 1933. . Hardback. A rare & example of the hard bound book with gold blocking on the cover and spine complete with the sepia tone Hitler frontispiece portrait Dust jacket has been backed with paper to preserve any further damage see missing pieces a rare book indeed pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Adolf Hitler,German Language,mein kampf,rare book; Inventory No: 31500. .

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        Vol. 21 of 29 Atlases of Insurance Maps for Queens. Rockaway Peninsula & Broad Channel

      New York: Sanborn Map Company, 1933. hardcover. very good. Atlas. Lithograph with original hand coloring. Massive elephant folio. Decorative calligraphic titles, indices, and key maps. Contains a set of 73 maps along with changes recorded on paste-on correction slips through 1973. Quarter leather binding with gilt title on front and spine. Slight wear to original protective canvas cover. This volume includes Breezy Point, Belle Harbor, Arverne, Fort Tilden and Jacob Riis Park. Also included is a "Graphic Map of Volumes" of the Borough of Queens. The Sanborn map collection consists of a uniform series of large scale maps, dating from 1867 to the present depicting the commercial, industrial, and residential sections of some twelve thousand cities and towns in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. The maps were designed to assist fire insurance agents in determining the degree of hazard associated with a particular property and therefore show the size, shape and construction of dwellings, commercial buildings, and factories as well as fire walls locations of windows and doors, sprinkler systems, and types of roofs. The maps also indicate widths and names of streets, property boundaries, building use, and house and block numbers. They show locations of water mains, giving their dimensions, and of fire alarm boxes and hydrants. Sanborn maps are an unrivaled source of information about the structure and use of buildings in American Cities. The collection includes some fifty thousand editions of fire insurance maps comprising an estimated seven hundred thousand individual sheets. The Library of Congress holdings represent the largest extant collection of maps produced by the Sanborn Map Company. The majority of the maps were acquired by the Library through copyright deposit, but the collection was substantially enriched in 1967 when the Bureau of the Census transferred to the Library of Congress a complete set. The 1,899 loose-leaf binders were particularly noteworthy because they included later editions than those previously acquired by the Library. The Bureau of the Census set of maps had been regularly updated by printed, paste-on corrections supplied by the Sanborn Map Company, whereas the Library of Congress copies were retained in the form in which they were copyrighted.

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        Iconographie van Antwerpen. 174 oude stadsgezichten en plattegronden. Historisch toegelicht

      De Sikkel, 1933. Hardcover. Very Good. Very good++. De Sikkel, Antwerpen, 1933. Elephant folio, half cloth, with marbled boards. Hardcover. 21pp. & 174 plates. 174 old city illustrations and maps, historically explained. Would be Fine/near fine, except for book plate inside cover and stamps on title and first end pages. Dutch. Weight: 4,5 kilo; or 9 lbs 11 oz.

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        The Arthur Rackham Fairy Book

      George C. Harrap, London 1933 - Signed. Limited edition; number 441 of 460. Original japon vellum with gilt rules and lettering Top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Complete with 287 pages and 8 colored plates. Sound binding with intact hinges. Clean pages. Light cover wear and minor soiling. Protected in a custom-made clamshell box. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        A Green Bough

      Harrison Smith and Robert Haas 1933 - SIGNED/LIMITED EDITION. A wonderful copy SIGNED by William Faulkner. The book is in nice condition. The binding is tight, and the boards are crisp with minor wear to the spine and edges. The pages are clean with NO marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a superb copy of this limited edition of 360 copies SIGNED by the auhtor with a custom acedate cover to protect the book. We buy SIGNED Faulkner First Editions. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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