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        Lucrece

      Houghton Mifflin, 1933-01-01. Hardcover. Good. Signed and inscribed by Wilder on title page, 'with all the best', Feb 1933, New Haven. First edition. This is an ex library copy, and as such, has a lot of the usual markings. No jacket. Light shelfwear otherwise.

      [Bookseller: River Enterprises]
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        POP-UP MICKEY MOUSE

      1933. 2. POP-UP. (DISNEY) THE POP-UP MICKEY MOUSE. NY: Blue Ribbon (1933). 8vo, pictorial boards, covers lightly soiled else VG+. This is a wonderful pop- up with 3 super, double page pop-ups in perfect condition. There are also many half-page black and white illus. in text- all done by the Disney Studios.

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        THE "POP-UP" SILLY SYMPHONIES:

      New York: Blue Ribbon Books, (1933). Fine in near fine dust jacket. Birthday inscription very neatly penned on half-title. First edition 49p. on stiff card stock. A pop-up book with four elaborate pop-ups in excellent condition (one pop-up has a small tear repaired with archival tape and hardly visible). Color-printed glazed boards with illustrated endpapers, illustrations in black and yellow throughout Rare in this condition and with dust jacket

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        The 'Pop-up' Silly Symphonies

      NY: Blue Ribbon, (1933). First edition. Hardcover. Very good/Good. Yes. Pictorial paper boards. Four large, colorful pop-ups. Full color endpapers. Text illustrations in black and cream. Light dampstain affecting the lower 2 inches or so of the front and rear boards, the first and last few pages (mostly marginal), with offset from the endpapers to the next page. The pop-ups are very good, and show no trace of repair or restoration. The scarce dustwrapper is present, similarly damp stained along the lower portion. A very good copy.

      [Bookseller: Thorn Books]
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        THE SCIENTIFIC ROMANCES OF H.G. WELLS (1st Omnibus Edition of: THE FOOD OF THE GODS, IN THE DAYS OF THE COMET, THE ISLAND OF DR. MOREAU, THE WAR OF THE WORLDS, FIRST MEN IN THE MOON, THE INVISIBLE MAN, THE TIME MACHINE, MEN LIKE GODS)

      London: Gollancz, 1933. Wells, H. G. THE SCIENTIFIC ROMANCES OF H. G. WELLS. London: Gollancz, 1933. First Omnibus Edition, first printing. A Near Fine copy (only a few insignificant marks of abrasion to the boards) in a NEAR FINE COMPLETE AND UNRESTORED ORIGINAL DUST JACKET (spine panel a trifle age-toned as is usual with the Gollancz yellow dustwrappers of the era, a few very tiny blemishes, very likely removed whilst the volume was being read). This very first collected appearance of Wells' most famous novels appears in an 8vo volume which is 1,232 pages in size and thrice the thickness of the average book of the period (which might also explain why so few examples are still extant and why this is only the first copy in Dust Jacket that we've ever been able to offer for sale). This edition for the masses was likely short-printed, many may have perished in the pulping drives of WW2, but perhaps the likeliest explanation for its rarity is that, by the time the reader of the period finished all eight novels, the book was probably handled to death. For today's collector who may be disinclined to spend the fortune required to put together a set of the individual first edition volumes, this first Omnibus Edition may be an answer. Ironically the rarity lies here; one could find twenty first edition copies of The Time Machine or The Invisible Man before one could find a single example of this scarce and desirable First Omnibus Edition, especially one in such superb collector's condition. . First Edition Thus. Near Fine/Near Fine.

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        The Farmer's Year. A Calendar of English Husbandry. Written and Engraved by...

      London: Collins, 1933.. First edition, oblong folio, (vi), 54, (2) pp. 12 full page wood engravings and 7 vignettes plus initial letters. Original gilt titled green cloth, slight fading to upper and lower edges, d.w. with some light marks and spotting and minor wear to edges. Overall an excellent copy.

      [Bookseller: Bow Windows Bookshop, ABA, ILAB]
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        The Royal Liverpool Golf Club. A History 1869 - 1932. With a Foreword by Bernard Darwin.

      Birkenhead: Willmer Brothers, 1933.. First edition. Frontispiece, plates, and plans. Tall 8vo, pp. 310, original green cloth, arms of the club in gilt on upper cover. Two small white marks on upper cover, lower cover partly affected by damp with some cockling of cloth but generally good.

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        Les Juifs...Temoignages De Notre Temps No 2

      Paris 1933 Declaration D'Albert Einstein, Shalom Asch, Victor Basch, Jean Galotti, Norbert Guterman, Aron Hermoni, Pierre Lazareff, Israel Levi, Ludwig Lewisohn, Maurice Liber, Lord Melchett, Maurice Meseccca, M* de Moro-Giafferi, Leon Motzkine, Elissa Rhaiss, Jules Romains, Andre Spire, M* Henri Torres, Dr Chaim Weizmann. --- Paris, 1933. 31cm, 106 pp. Text in French.Crease on front cover, overall very good condition for softcover from this period An extraordinary snapshot of Jewish life in 1933 around many parts of the world but mostly in Europe. Essentially a photo essay and plea attempting to show Jews as they are and their contributions to society. It shows Jews in Paris (Le Ghetto De Paris - La Rue Des Rosiers) and snapshots of prominent French people that were Jewish. A response to rise of the Nazis to power in 1933. Already in 1933 it shows Nazi attacks against the Jews. There are also pictures of the pogroms in the Ukraine.

      [Bookseller: Fishburn Books]
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        SIGNED PHOTOGRAPH Inscribed to Shari Lewis

      Photograph. Minor wrinkling. Fine. Wonderful 8" x 10" black-and-white photograph of Carter kissing on the cheek a surprised Shari Lewis who is holding her most famous creation, Lamb Chop. INSCRIBED and SIGNED in the upper left margin: "With love/to Shari Lewis--/Jimmy Carter. Shari Lewis (January 17, 1933 ñ August 2, 1998) was a children's television show host, most popular during the 1960s and 1990s. She performed at the White House, mostly for Christmas parties, for Presidents Carter, Reagan, Bush, and Clinton.

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        The Torrents of Spring, a Romantic Novel in Honour of the Passing of a Great Race.

      Jonathan Cape, London 1933. 173 pages. Publisher's yellow cloth with dust wrappers. Spine slightly browned. Dust wrappers browned on spine with some marginal tears and with tears to spine-ends. Not price-clipped. Inside a clean and well-preserved copy.. First UK edition. Introduction by David Garnett (not in the US first and not in later British editions)

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        East Williamsburg & Bushwick: Vol. 9 of 29 Atlases of Insurance Maps for Brooklyn

      Sanborn Map Company 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 detailed maps of East Williamsburg and Bushwick along with changes recorded on paste-on correction slips through 1973. Quarter leather binding with gilt title on front and spine. Slight wear and small tear to spine of original protective canvas cover. This volume includes the Queens border between Newtown Creek and Evergreen Cemetery, Meeker Bridge and Metropolitan Avenue, the Bridge over Newtown Creek and the Long Island Railroad. 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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        XXI Welsh Gypsy Folk-Tales. Collected by... With Engravings on Wood by Agnes Miller Parker.

      Newtown: The Gregynog Press 1933.. Limited edition, no. 20 of 235 copies from a total edition of 250 copies, large 8vo, xi, (iii), 108, (2) pp. 8 wood engraved illustrations and a small press device, bookplate, very light marginal browning throughout. Original gilt titled Welsh sheepskin, some marks and darkening, light scuffing to the edges of the upper cover. The second title Parker illustrated for Gregynog, and bound especially in "a gypsy colour". Harrop 27, pp121-2.

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        The Dolphin 1-4.

      Limited Editions Club, New York 1933-41. Komplett svit i fyra delar i sex volymer. Kvartoformat.A journal of the making of books: Number one. 1933. Grönt klotband, rygg med silverdekorerade delfiner med blå vågor. 390 s. Uppl. 1200 ex. Artiklar av bla: Goudy, Koch, Pollard, Wroth, Steiner-Prag.Formgiven av Frederic Warde och George Macy.A journal of the making of books: Number two. 1935. Svart linneband, rygg med guldförgyllda delfiner och aluminiumdekor, slitet rygghuvud 350 s. Uppl. 2000 ex. Artiklar av bla: P. A. Bennett, B. Warde, W. Chappell, E. Adler, D. B. Updike. The Work of W. A. Dwiggins med tryckprover.Formgiven av George Macy och W. A. Dwiggins.A history of the printed book: Number three. 1938. Svart klotband med guldförgylld ryggtext. Liten stämpel på främre pärms insida. 558 s. Uppl. 1800 ex. Artiklar av bla: A. F. Johnson, Wroth, P. Beilenson, Hofer, Winship. Formgiven av Carl Purington Rollins.A periodical for all who find pleasure in fine books: Number four part I-III. 1940-41. Del I häftad, del II & III gröna klotband med mörkgrön pärmdekor, del II med mindre skada på ryggens övre del. Löpande paginering 326 s. Artiklar av bla: Winterich, Holbrook Jackson, Ward Ritchie, J. Blumenthal, P. Standard: A Printer´s Library (D. B. Updike). Del 4:I är första tryckningen med Dwiggins ´Caledonia´.The Dolphin är den amerikanska motsvarigheten eller uppföljaren till The Fleuron."The outstanding American publication on the book, touching almost every phase in a vital and scholary way. Finely printed, a delight for the student, collector and bibliophile." Ulrich & Küp s. 3.(LEC Quarto-Millenary S-2, S-3, S-4, S-5)

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        [Lithograph]: Karl Marx

      [circa 1933]. Lithograph. Image size: 24 x 20 cm; Sheet size: 38 x 33 cm. An original lithograph on laid paper. A fine impression Signed by the artist and Inscribed "To Barney". Published as the frontispiece to Capital in Pictures (a limited edition printed in Paris by E. Desjobert, 1933) and Karl Marx' 'Capital' in Lithographs (New York: Ray Long & Richard R. Smith, 1934). .

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        Deutschland erwacht. Werden, Kampf und Siege der NSDAP.

      Cigaretten-Bilderdienst Hamburg-Bahrenfeld 1933. Small folio. 301.-400. Tausend. 150+(2) pages. Complete with 200+ tipped-in photographs in b/w and colour. With colour-plates and a huge, folding view of the "Standartenweihe" at the 1933 "Parteitag" at Nuremberg. Original boards with blindtooled and gilt ornamentation including the profile of a SA-soldier. Original cloth spine with illustrated dust wrappers. Fine. Wrappers with tears.. Early publication on the Führer and the Nazi takeover in Germany

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        FOUR DAYS WONDER

      1933. 1. MILNE,A.A. FOUR DAYS WONDER. London: Methuen (1933). 8vo, orange cloth, 319p., binding slightly leaning else fine in lightly frayed dust wrapper. 1st ed. A novel by Milne. THIS COPY HAS A WONDERFUL 10 LINE INSCRIPTION FROM MILNE referring to the price of the book and how little of it trickles down to him.

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        J¸dische Kunst aus Hessen und Nassau

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

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        WOMAN CUTTING GRASS.

      Line engraving. Signed in pencil. 1933. Image size 120 x 97 mm. Not included in Campbell Dodgson's Catalogue published in 1930. A fine impression. Unmounted. Price is subject to VAT at the current rate.

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        Winner Take Nothing.

      New York; Charles Scribner's Sons, 1933. First edition. 19,5x13,5 cm. (6, 2 blanks), 244 pp. Publisher's black cloth with gold paper labels on spine and front board, black and red dustjacket, which is unclipped and has the original price of $2. Red top edge. The jacket with a few minor tears, chipping at spine ends and corners. The book is very fine. With Scribner's ''A'' and printer's device on copyright page. First appearance of six of the fourteen stories: The Light of the World; A Way You'll Never Be; The Mother of a Queen; One Reader Writes; A Day's Wait; Fathers and Sons. ''The title derives from the epigraph of the book. [Epigraph: ''Unlike all other forms of lutte or combat the conditions are that the winner shall take nothing; neither his ease, nor his pleasure, nor any notions of glory; nor, if he win far enough, shall there be any reward within himself.'']. This epigraph, ostensibly drawn from an antique book of rules for gaming, was actually written by Hemingway himself.'' (Baker, Hemingway. The Writer as Artist (pp. 142). The first printing consisted of 20300 copies. Hanneman A12a. From the library of Swedish journalist, author, and collector Carl Olov Sommar, and with his bookplate on front paste-down

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        Planning - a Broadsheet Issued by PEP (Political and Economic Planning) Volume 1 - Vol 32 (i.e. Issues 1 - 498)

      1933 - 1966. (Lacking only three issues - 415, 466, 471). An amzing, highly unusual long run of this diverse publication. Volumes 1 - 18 are clothbound, slightly marked and faded but very sound; the rest are in original parts, a few minor imperfections, but overall very good. A quick glance through quickly shows the range of articles : The Use of Statistics (1934). The Fuel problem (1935). The State of the Highlands (1936). The Health Services (1937). The Control of Rivers (1938). London Under Bombing (1941). Refugees in Britain (1944). The Unmarried Mother (1946). Employment of Women. The Opera in Britain (both 1948). The Football Industry. The Gramophone Record - industry and art. (both 1951). Social Security and Unemployment in Lancs (1951). Progress of the Gas Turbine (1953). The Menace of Air Pollution (1954). Graduate Wives (1954). The Cricket Industry (1956). Prospects for Nuclear Power (1959). Young Europeans in England. Housing Associations. Cartel Policies and the Common Market (all 1962). The Parliament of the European Communities (1964). [From the library of the naturalist and conservationist Richard Fitter, whos was a member of PEP for four of its early years.]Political and Economic Planning (PEP) was a British policy think tank, formed in 1931 in response to Max Nicholson's article A National Plan for Britain published in February of that year in Gerald Barry's magazine The Week-End Review. The original members included Nicholson and Barry, the zoologist Julian Huxley, the agronomist Leonard Elmhirst, the financier Sir Basil Blackett, the civil servants Dennis Routh and Sir Henry Bunbury, the research chemist Michael Zvegintzov, and Israel Sieff, a director of Marks & Spencer. Sieff was Chairman in the 1930s, followed by Elmhirst in 1939 and by Nicholson in 1953. It was a non-governmental planning organisation financed by corporations. This prolific organisation was influential in the formation of the National Health Service, World War II and post-war planning, and the development of the African colonies. After the war it shared the offices of The Nature Conservancy in Belgrave Square, London, producing reports such as Opportunities in Industry (1957) and Advisory Committees in British Government (1960). In 1978 PEP merged with the Centre for the Study of Social Policy (CSSP), and became the Policy Studies Institute (PSI). [VERY HEAVY - POSTAGE WILL NEED TO BE INCREASED.]

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        [Three papers] 1. Zur Frage der Messbarkeit der elektomagnetischen Feldgrössen. + 2. Erweiterung des Unbestimmtheitsprinzips für die relativistische Quantentheorie. + 3. Field and Charge Measurements in Quantum Electrodynamics.

      Copenhagen, Levin & Munksgaard, 1933. + Berlin, Springer 1931. + Lancaster, American Physical Society, 1950. First paper: Published as no. 8 of vol. 12 in 'Kgl. Dankse Vid. Selsk. Math.-Fys. Medd.'. 8vo. Original printed wrappers. With the ownership signature of Danish physicist Mogens Pihl (Prof. of physics at Copenhagen University 1957-77). 65,(1) pp. Second paper: Published in 'Zeitschrift für Physik', vol. 69, pp.56-69. The entire volume in contemporary half cloth offered here.Third paper: Published in 'The Physical Review', vol. 78, no. 6, pp.794-798. The entire issue in original printed wrappers offered here. With rubber stamp of Danish physicist Christian Møller (Author of "The Theory of Relativity, 1952").. First editions of these fundamental papers in the development of quantum field theory. The process of measuring electromagnetic fields involves the observation of charged test bodies in those fields. Therefore the theory of electrodynamics is an inseparable extension of mechanics. A quantum theory of fields thus inherits, in some form, the limitations of measurement which lie at the foundation of quantum mechanics. In 1931 Landau and Peierls published a critical analysis of the consequences of such limitations in a relativistic quantum theory of fields (second paper offered). Landau and Peierls came to the negative conclusion that in several cases, the concept of momentum was without physical meaning and quantities such as the strength of a field was un-measurable. In their famous paper from 1933 Bohr and Rosenfeld (first paper offered) carefully reviewed the arguments of Landau and Peierls and showed, through the use of particular measuring arrangements, that a consistent quantum theory of fields is possible without further limitations than the ones which secure the consistency of quantum mechanics. The BR-paper is often credited with having laid the foundation for quantum electrodynamics. Bohr continued his work in this field, and in 1937 he completed a manuscript entitled "Field and Charge Measurement in Quantum Theory", but this was never published. When, in the late 1940s the important work on QED by Tomonaga, Schwinger, Dyson, and Feynman appeared in The Physical Review, Bohr and Rosenfeld again joined and published the essentials of the 1937 manuscript in the same journal (third paper offered).See Abraham Pais: Bohr's Times, pp.358-364. Mehra & Rechenberg: The Historical Development of Quantum Theory, vol. 6, pp.697-703. Collected Works of Niels Bohr, vol. 7, pp.3-33

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