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        SELECTED POEMS with AUTOGRAPH MANUSCRIPT POEM

      New York: Henry Holt, (1934). Third Edition. Hardcover. Spine a tad darkened, gilt still clear. Near Fine in a Near Fine dustwrapper. A beautiful example. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author "For Harry and Anna-Louise Rudin of Vermont" on the front endpaper with the entire eight-line poem "Dust of Snow" in FROST'S HOLOGRAPH above the inscription.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        Charles' Book of Punches and Cocktails

      New York: Arden Book Company, 1934. Hardcover. Like New. Stated new edition, revised and enlarged. Fine, in a Very Good dust jacket. A very sharp copy, with faint touches of rubbing at corners and spine ends. Light toning to pages, with two bottom corners creased. Dust jacket shows light edge wear with faint crimping and several short closed tears; fading to pink on spine and lightly to top edge of front panel A lovely copy in a striking and rare dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        The Theory of Money and Credit

      Jonathan Cape, London 1934 - 445 pages. Index. Translator's Note. First English language edition, translated from the second (1924) German edition. "A detailed sophisticated explanation of the quantity theory of money based on the subjective, marginal utility theory. Explains money's origin, the development and nature of banking, the cause and consequences of inflation and credit expansion, the differences in the value of different moneys, as well as the reason for 'cyclical' economic fluctuations." (B2 Greaves & McGee). Black top stain. Bottom edge uncut. Above-average wear to black cloth exterior. Narrow opening between backstrip and back board. Quarter-inch missing from top of backstrip which bears bright gilt lettering. No external markings. Usual internal library markings. Minor quantity of light pencil marginalia and underlining to contents. A worthy reading copy of this classic work by the famed liberterian and prominent member of the Austrian School. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: RareNonFiction, IOBA]
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        Nas svet [= Do zivota. Nova rada 1]

      Praha: Dedictvi Komenskeho v Praze - Vydavatelstvi Druzstevni prace 1934 - OHLWd. (vorne laminiert), [4]+18+[2] Seiten, quer 31 x 23 cm, abgegriffen, angeschmutzt, Bindung etwas lose, erste Seiten etwas fingerfleckig, insgesamt guter Zustand. Book Language/s: cz [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antikvariat Valentinska]
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        Alexander Cheves Haskell The Portrait of a Man

      Plimpton Press, Norwood, Massachusetts 1934 - 8vo. [1], ix, [1], 224pp., [1]. Frontispiece portrait of Haskell. Illustrated. Light blue cloth hardcover with gilt title on spine. Light fade to cloth spine and board edges. Occasional light foxing to end sheets. Scarce. Nevins I p.78. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Americana Books ABAA]
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        Storia della artiglieria italiana,

      A cura della rivista d'artiglieria e genio,, 1934-55 - 16 Volumi per un totale di oltre 15.000 pagine con migliaia di illustrazioni in b/n e a colori, anche a piena pagina, legatura editoriale in tela con titoli in oro per i primi 9 volumi, pubblicati tra il '34 e il '43, in seguito l'opera fu pubblicata, fino alla fine, in brossura. Minimi restauri ad alcune legature, ma in complesso ottimo esemplare di un'opera monumentale ed insuperabile per documentazione tecnica e iconografica, molto difficile da reperire completa in tutte le sue parti, compreso il grandissimo grafico dell'evoluzione nel tempo dei vari reparti di artiglieria conservato in apposita tasca nel IX volume. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: LA LIBRERIA COSSAVELLA]
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        I, Claudius

      London: Arthur Barker,, 1934. From the Autobiography of Tiberius Claudius, Emperor of the Romans, born B.C. 10, murdered and deified A.D. 54. Octavo. Original black cloth, gilt lettered spine, top edge red. With the dust jacket. Folding genealogical table. Jacket spine lightly toned and chipped at head, a few slight marks to back panels, spine of binding rolled. An excellent copy. First edition, first impression. Graves's most famous book, and one of the most famous historical novels, which garnered both the Hawthornden and James Tait Black Memorial prizes. With a clipped signature of Graves loosely inserted: "Yours ever(?) Robert".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        A BOY'S WILL with AUTOGRAPH MANUSCRIPT STANZA

      Henry Holt and Company (1934), New York - Crane A2.2. The Second American Edition of Frost's first book, designated "First 1934 Edition" on the copyright page. The book was redesigned and the text completely reset, with a woodcut by Thomas Nason added and a few minor changes by Frost made from the original edition. This copy SIGNED by the author and INSCRIBED for Don Smith on the front endpaper with the last stanza of a poem in the book, "The Vantage Point," titled here by Frost as "People in the Distant Village and Graveyard," in MANUSCRIPT in Frost's hand: "And if by noon I have to [sic] much of these/I have but to turn on my arm and lo/The sun-burned hillside sets my face aglow/My breathing shakes the bluet like a breeze/I smell the earth I smell the bruisäd plant/I look into the crater of the ant." Most of paper on front hinge is split, but the cover is very tight and the webbing intact. Near Fine in a dustwrapper with small chips at the spine tips [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent, est. 1987, ABAA, ILAB]
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        Icones anatomicae.

      New York & Munich: Bremer Press, 1934. Finest Scientific Book by a Modern Private Press Vesalius, Andreas (1514-64). Icones anatomicae. Large folio. 189ff. (Supplementary leaf ???To the Reader,??? issued in 1936, laid in loosely). Original half white pigskin over dark grey boards, morocco label on spine, gilt supra-libros, by Frieda Thiersch, plain dust-jacket (a little worn and chipped); preserved in original box (faded, slightly worn, one or two corners separated). 540 x 375 cm. New York & Munich: Printed by the Bremer Press for the New York Academy of Medicine and the University of Munich, 1934. Very fine copy. Reprints on the finest hand-made rag paper, and with the greatest possible care and craftsmanship, the 227 original woodblocks from the Fabrica found in the University of Munich together with the woodblock for the titlepage of the second edition of the Fabrica found in the University of Louvain. The missing woodblocks were reproduced photographically, along with all the illustrations from Vesaliusâ??s other works. The original descriptive Latin text for the illustrations taken from the 1555 edition is interspersed in finely set letterpress on thinner paper. One of 615 numbered copies. 110 other copies without the text were sold in Munich in a different binding. This is the last, and also the mostly finely printed edition, to reproduce the original woodblocks for the 1543 Fabrica. All of the original woodblocks were destroyed in the bombing of Munich in 1943. Cushing VI.A.-16.

      [Bookseller: Jeremy Norman's Historyofscience.com ]
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        GASTON AND JOSEPHINE IN AMERICA

      DUPLAIX, GEORGE. DUPLAIX,GEORGES. GASTON AND JOSEPHINE IN AMERICA. NY: Oxford University Press (1934). 4to (8 1/2 x 11 1/2"), pictorial boards, small spot on cover else Fine in VG++ dust wrapper. First edition. These wonderful French pigs take a trip to America. Because they spend all of their money on Fifth Avenue in New York City they must find work to support themselves. They travel out West where they become movie stars and take all of the prizes in a Wild West Rodeo. Written and illustrated by Duplaix with the text in calligraphy and featuring full page and large partial page color illustrations throughout. Printed by Rudge. This is an unusually fine copy in a scarce dw. First editions in this condition are rare. See Bader p. 278.

      [Bookseller: Aleph-Bet Books, Inc.]
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        The Thin Man

      Knopf, 1934 A fine first edition in a fine, unrestored red colored dust jacket, inscribed by Hammett on the front free endpaper. Housed in a custom-made collector's case decorated with a picture of the thin man.. Inscribed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

      [Bookseller: Bookbid Rare Books]
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        The Postman Always Rings Twice

      Alfred A. Knopf, 1934 A near fine first edition (so stated on the copyright page) in a near fine dust jacket. Some slight foxing on fore-edge. Housed in a custom-made quarter leather collector's case.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

      [Bookseller: Bookbid Rare Books]
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        The Children's Hour

      Alfred A. Knopf, New York 1934 - Yellow/beige cloth with gray spine lettering, maroon design to front panel. Spine, board edges, and top text block edge are darkened. PO name to ffep. Spine ends are mildly frayed. The original jacket in mylar with $2.00 price on flap has a few chips at spine ends/corners, and tiny holes at spine and flap fold. Spine is slightly darkened. A sound square copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: curtis paul books, inc.]
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        The Thin Man

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1934. First Edition. Hammett's fifth and final novel, a commercial success upon publication, selling more than 30,000 copies within a few months of its release on 8 January, 1934. Basis for W.S. Van Dkye's film of the same name released later the same year, and spawning a successful series of subsequent films through 1947. Layman A6.1.a. First Printing, with "seep" for "sleep" on p.209, line 17. Octavo (19.25cm); green cloth, with titling and decorations stamped in red and navy blue on spine and front cover; purple topstain; variant green dustjacket, without "Book of hte Month Club" label to front panel (one of four jacket variants, with no established priority); [10], 259, [3]pp. Slight forward lean, mottling and moderate rubbing to cloth; topstain, heel, and lower board edges rubbed, with offsetting to endpapers; Very Good only. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $2.00), with extensive tissue reinforcement to joints and edges on verso, with some amateurish color touch up to black portions on spine ends; short tears, fading, and creasing; Good.

      [Bookseller: Lorne Bair Rare Books]
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        And Quite Flows the Don [Signed]

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1934. First American edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. A Very Good copy of the SCARCE first American edition, first printing (some foxing to the gutters and spine edges, some toning to the board edges), in a Very Good example of the even scarcer dust jacket (some modest chipping to the spine ends and flap turn corners, a few short closed tears, minor soiling to the white rear spine panel, general modest edge wear), SIGNED BY MIKHAIL SHOLOKHOV on a small card affixed to the title page which signature he has dated "26xi65" with a small underscore. First published in Russian as "The Quiet Don", the work was issued in serial form from 1928 to 1940. While the portion of the novel (being only the first half of the book) was published in English translation in 1934 as "And Quite Flows the Don", the entire work was not published in English until 1940. This 1934 partial publication is itself quite uncommon, especially in the dust jacket. The novel tells the tale of the Cossacks living in the Don River Valley during the turbulent early Twentieth Century, a period which saw World War I, the Russian Revolution(s), the Russian Civil War, and the Bolsheviks' harsh repression of the Cossacks. Quite well received, the work became one of the most-read Russian novels of all time. In awarding him the 1965 Nobel Prize in Literature, the Swedish Academy, in support of its choice, spoke of "the artistic power and integrity with which, in his epic of the Don, Sholokhov has given expression to a historic phase in the life of the Russian people" and the Presentation Speech stated: "With magnificent realism the book portrays the unique character of the Cossack, the traditional mixture of cavalryman and farmer, with instincts that seem to conflict with one another but which nevertheless allow themselves to be welded together to form a firmly co-ordinated whole. There is no glamorization. The coarse and savage streaks in the Cossack temperament are displayed openly; nothing is hidden or glossed over, but, at the same time, one is aware of an undercurrent of respect for all that is human." The novel was three times adapted to film (1931, 1958, and 2006). In our experience, Sholokhov's signature is rather scarce and copies of this 1934 publication of the first portion of the novel complete with the dust jacket and in collectable condition are uncommon to the market. A Very Good copy of the first American publication of any portion of Mikhail Aleksandrovich Sholokhov's masterpiece for which he won the 1965 Noble Prize in Literature, SIGNED BY MIKHAIL SHOLOKHOV. QUITE SCARCE.

      [Bookseller: Allington Antiquarian Books, LLC]
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        The Thin Man

      Alfred A. Knopf 1934 - First edition. 259 p. Lightly green and tan cloth with red topstain, blue and red designs. About Very Good condition. No jacket. Cloth a bit soiled, sunned around spine and top edge. Spine and slightly cocked. Light foxing throughout text and to edges. The author's last novel, an enjoyable mystery dedicated to his wife, playwright Lillian Hellman. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Entirely Surronded.

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1934. First Edition. Hardcover. 246pp. Yellow cloth stamped in red on the front and the spine, top edge stained red. Barely a hint of foxing to the edges else a fine copy. The scarce dustjacket is in near fine condition with mild edge wear and two tiny closed tears to the upper edge. ; Octavo .

      [Bookseller: Lyrical Ballad]
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        ASAKUSA KWANNON-DO O-CHOCHIN: GREAT LANTERN OF THE KWANNON TEMPLE, ASAKUSA.

      Tokyo [1934], Watanabe. Single sheet color woodcut print,. sheet size: 26 x 39 cm., print size: ca 24.5 x 36 cm.,very. good color, registration, cinnabar artist's seal, title in. margin, Watanabe seal, no date as issued, signed in block.. A LIMITED EDITION OF THE GREAT LANTERN, 100 ONLY COPIES This stunning work was published by the superb house of Watanabe, consisting of some 20 wood blocks, and some 25 superimposed printings. For more details on this and photo see Blair below. It shows lovely composition where the huge red lantern dominates the scent with its impressive Kanji character brushed in black. Several people come to pray and to make offerings. * The print shows the huge red paper lantern at the entrance of the Senso-ji temple in Asakusa Park [Tokyo]. Commonly called the Asakusa Kannon, it is one of the most popular Buddhist temples in Japan. * The print is signed at lower right: "Shiro" with a red Hanko or cinnabar seal or chop. In the right margin is the Japanese title: the date, "Showa Ku Nen Saku" ie made in the 9th year of Showa ie 1934. The Watanabe's publisher seal is located at the lower left in a small circle . * THE EDITION: FIRST AND ONLY LIMITED EDITION OF 100 COPIES The work used some 20 different blocks, each for a different color and part of the print. A very complicated printing process. Produced in a very small editionof 100 only prints. * THE ARTIST: Shiro [1898-1991] was a celebrated print maker and painter. He studied under Kabruagi Kiyokata. His prints date from 1919, and was one of the few contemporary printmakers to carve his own blocks and do his own printing in an effort to keep the results to his liking. Extracted from Roberts below. *** BIBLIOGRAPHY: D. Blair: MODERN JAPANESE PRINTS, section two: MODERN JAPANESE PRINTS: January 1936, no. 173, and illustrated also as # 173. The exact print as illustrated. * L. Roberts: DICTIONARY OF JAPANESE ARTISTS, p.70. * Amy Reigle Newland: PRINTED TO PERFECTION: Twentieth-century Japanese Prints from the Robert O. Muller Collection, p.112. * https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sens%C5%8D-ji *** Color scans can be sent by email. Images displayed may not always be the exact photo of the copy in stock for sale at any given time. If you want to see the exact image of the book or edition in stock today, please request this by email. . Photos of most of our books are posted to our .

      [Bookseller: Rare Oriental Book Company, ABAA, ILAB -]
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        THE POSTMAN ALWAYS RINGS TWICE

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1934. - First edition. Author's first book. Publisher's response card laid-in. A near fine copy with dark top-staining in dust jacket with light restoration by a paper conservator to corners, spine ends, and two small closed tears to top edge of front cover and with absolutely no sunning to the spine panel. A married woman and a drifter fall in love, then plot to murder her husband. Even after the deed is done they must live with the consequences of their actions. First filmed in 1946 and starring Lana Turner as Cora, Cecil Kellaway as her husband, and John Garfield as Frank the drifter. Again in 1981 it was filmed and starred Jack Nicholson as Frank, Jessica Lange as Cora, and John Colicos as her husband. A great hard-boiled crime novel with the publisher's response card laid in. An unusually sharp copy of this Haycraft/Queen Cornerstone mystery novel. Also listed as one of the Great Books on the Modern Library list of the 100 Best Books of the 20th Century. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: BUCKINGHAM BOOKS, ABAA, ILAB]
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        WILFUL AND PREMEDITATED

      Dodd, Mead & Company, 1934 - First U. S. edition. Published in the U. K. as THE 12:30 FROM CROYDEN. A fine, bright, square copy in a fine, bright dust jacket that has been restored at the edges. An uncommon Inspector French title. Dust jacket design by Arthur Hawkins. An old man flying from London to Paris, is discovered upon landing, not asleep as the other passengers had supposed, but dead. The French police discover traces of poison. Was it murder or suicide? Murder is established and the circumstances of the crime are related. An ingenious puzzle is presented and Inspector French is put on the trail. An exceptional copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: BUCKINGHAM BOOKS, ABAA, ILAB]
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        Hds. Beschriftung "v. Karajan" des Vorbesitzers auf s/w Porträtfotographie, datiert 1934. [ca. 16,5 x 11,3 cm].

      -,, o.O., 1934 - o.O., -, [vor 1934?]. Rückseite m. Papierresten (war eingeklebt gewesen), Fleck (?) sowie hds. Bleistiftsign. an unterer Bildkante. Deutsch

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek]
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        A Handful of Dust

      London, Chapman and Hall, Ltd., 1934, 1934. FIRST EDITION. Pp. 348 + 1 advert. Publisher's comb-patterned cloth with titles in gilt to spine. Neat bookplate to pastedown, spine faintly toned and cocked; very good indeed. Waugh's fourth novel, a subtle critique of civilization alternating between an English country house and British Guyana. Listed in Time Magazine's 100 Best Modern Novels.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        Les célibataires

      First edition, one of 350 numbered copies on Alfa paper and reserved to the press service.Precious autograph signed by Henri de Montherlant: "At my old Charles Maurras with admiration."Back slightly shaded in the top and bottom, bookplate pasted on the back of the first cover plate. Grasset Paris 1934 12x19cm broché

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        No-isho / Japanese no-play costume [2 Volumes]

      Tokyo: Meiji-Shobo. Very Good-; 12 x 16 (41 cm) 2-volume Japanese cloth bindings in worn . folding case which lacks one (of two) bone clasp. Plates and text are . clean and bright as are the cloth bindings. Each plate accompanied by a . guard sheet with descriptive letterpress in Japanese. Title leaves in . English.. [1934]. Portfolio. Illustrated by 100 color halftone plates; Noh or Nogaku is a major musical theater style that has been performed since the 14th century, the longest major theater art still regularly preformed today. While the costumes originally reflected the dress of the day by the 16th century they became infused with symbolism and were elaborately woven and embroidered in silk.; 10 .

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        Sammlung von 20 Elastolin-Spielfiguren aus dem Dritten Reich bzw. Militärkapelle/Spielmannszug des Dritten Reichs.

       Sammlung von 20 Original-Spielfiguren aus Elastolin aus der Zeit des Dritten Reichs um 1934. Unter den Figuren sind Adolf Hitler, Hermann Göring, Joseph Goebbels, Ernst Röhm, Rudolf Hess (?), Joachim Ribbentropp (?), Benito Mussolini (?) und weitere Politiker wie offenbar Hindenburg und möglicherweise Kaiser Wilhelm II. (?)( in Husarenuniform ) usw. Sowie Figuren eines Militär-Spielmannszuges mit Standartenträger ( NSDAP ), Fahnenträger, Trompeter, Trommler, Tuba ( zweifach ), Flötenspieler, Hornspieler, Tambour, Schellenbaumträger mit Schellenbaum.. 9 Figuren der Sammlung stellen Politiker des Dritten Reichs bzw. der damaligen Zeitgeschichte dar, 11 Figuren den Spielmannszug. Höhe meist 7,5 - 8,5 cm mit Sockel, die Figuren mit Standarte oder Schellenbaum bzw. Fahne oder Tambourin teils mit deutlich höherer Gesamthöhe. Die Figuren berieben, teils etwas angestoßen, teils mit deutlichen Gebrauchsspuren ( 2 Figuren beschädigt: linker Arm von A. Hitler hängend da der Gummizug defekt ist ( wohl reparabel ) / linker Arm von J. Goebbels fehlt ), die Figuren meist aber recht guter erhalten, auch der Standartenträger mit Standarte sowie der Fahnenträger etc. Zusammen 20 Figuren, beiliegend ein kleiner Hakenkreuz-Sockel der wohl zum Montieren von Fahnen diente. Zusammen in 2 Pappschachteln. ( Kein Einzelverkauf - Verkauf nur als geschlossenes Konvolut ) ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available ) Versandkostenfreie Lieferung Drittes Reich, Elastolin, Hitler, Göring, Goebbels, Hess, Hindenburg, Spiel, Spielfiguren, Kapelle, Miltärkapelle, NSDAP, Kinderspielzeug, Spielzeug, Blechspielzeug, Google, Hitler, Goebbels, Göring, Ernst Röhm, SA, Elastolin, Spielmannszug, Mussolini

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        Bréviaire des échecs

      Librairie Stock, Paris 1934 - xii+318 pages with diagrams. Small octavo (7" x 4 3/4") bound in orange cloth with gilt lettering in black label to spine and black lettering to red label to front cover. Inscribed to Julius du Mont. First edition. This work is an introductory book on chess written by Xavier Tartakover and published in 1934 and now considered a classic. Tartakover drafted the Breviary after its best period of activity, which has earned him the title of International Grand Master in 1950. The book has a strong focus on openings, chess theory; however, the playful tone of the Breviary not only makes it accessible to novice players but also inimitable and distracting. Julius du Mont (December 15, 1881, Paris – April 7, 1956, Hastings, England) was a pianist, piano teacher, chess player, journalist, editor and writer. He studied music at the Frankfurt Conservatoire and at Heidelberg, and became a concert pianist. He emigrated to England as a young man and became a successful piano teacher. Among his pupils was Edna Iles. He settled in London and also gained a reputation as a strong chess player. He won club and county chess championships in the period leading up to World War I, and showed his mastery of the English language by writing a manual on the Lewis gun. After the war, chess writing took up more and more of his time. Perhaps his most famous work was 500 Master Games of Chess (1952), written in collaboration with Savielly Tartakower.Condition: Inscribed on the half title page. Corners bumped, scattered foxing to preliminary leaves, some internal soiling, modern cloth with original wrapper laid on front cover, slightly scuffed else a very good copy of a very unique association copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: The Book Collector, Inc. ABAA,IOBA,TxBA]
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        URSS en construction.

      (Moskau, Isogis, 1934). - No 10 1934. Fol. OBrosch. mit Fotogestaltung von El Lissitzky (stockig). 19 nn. Bll. mit Fotogestaltung und Montagen von El Lissitzky und Karten von Sofia Deineka und 4 Bll. mit Zeichnungen. Sprache: Französich, Erste Ausgabe. - Themenheft über die Rettung der im sibirischen Eis gestrandeten Besatzungsmitglieder der "Tscheljuskin", durchweg von El Lissitzky gestaltet. - Bowlt-H. 116. Karasik-H. 17 ff. Lissitzky-Kat.-Hannover 253 mit Abb. 311. Parr-B. I 148 f. Rowell-W. 243. Tupitsyn Nr. 154 und Abb. 106. W Obloshke-Kat.-Moskau 105 u. 237. - Eine Ecke leicht gestaucht, kleiner durchgängiger Randeinriß, Innensteg mit dunklerem Wasserrand, sonst gut erhalten. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Archiv für Bevölkerungswissenschaft und Bevölkerungspolitik IV., VI.-XII. Jahrgang (1934, 1936-1942)

      Leipzig, S.Hirzel Verlag, 1934-1942. - Vollständige Ausgabe in alten Bibliotheks-Einbänden der Zeit: 8 Bände, gebunden in Halbleinen / HLn im Format 18 x 24 cm mit z.T. goldgeprägtem Rückentitel und Ganzsprenkelschnitt, Umschläge großteils nicht mit eingebunden. 391 / 430 / 432 / 448 / 448 / 368 / 408 / 390 Seiten, mit vielen Tabellen und grafischen Darstellungen. Jeder Band gegliedert in die Abschnitte Aufsätze / Berichte / Mitteilungen / Schrifttum / Urkunden und Gesetze / Sachverzeichnis, Schriftleitung: Kurt Vohwinckel und Elisabeth Pfeil. Exemplar in guter Erhaltung, mit verschiedenen Stempeln (Stiftung Bibliothek Preußenhaus, Bibliothek der Volkskammer der Deutschen Demokratischen Republik, Institut für Wirtschaftswissenschaften Universität Berlin) versehen. - Deutsches / Drittes / Großdeutsches Reich, 2.Weltkrieg, Deutschtum im Ausland, Völkerkunde, Bevölkerungsgeschichte, Bedeutung des deutschen Blutes im Tschechen tun, sozialer Aufstieg und Fruchtbarkeit, Soziologie in Deutschland, Volkslebenskunde, Judenfrage als Bevölkerungsproblem in Osteuropa, Heiratsalter der Frau und eheliche Fruchtbarkeit, unterschiedliche Fortpflanzung im deutschen Landvolk, Potential einer Bevölkerung, Bevölkerungspotential, Eheberatung, Bevölkerungsbewegung in deutschen Großstädten, Geburtenanstieg im Deutschen Reich, Ehegesundheitsgesetzgebung, Frauenarbeit und Familienschutz, Mütter- und Kinderschutzmaßnahmen im Nationalsozialismus, Neubildung deutschen Bauerntums, Judenauswanderung aus Deutschland 1938, Rassenforschung, Ahnenerbe, Erklärung des Großen Rates des Faschismus zur Rassenfrage, Abtreibung, Ungarnländisches Deutschtum, bevölkerungsstatistische Methode, Bevölkerungsvorausberechnung, Empfängnisverhütung, Fruchtbarkeitsziffer in Deutschland, Landflucht, Rassenpflege, Volkskörper und Wehrhaftigkeit, Ehestandsdarlehen, neue deutsche Volkszählung, Kampf um die Wiedergeburt des Volkes, Faschismus und Bevölkerungsproblem, Kolonisation in Palästina, Ursachen des Geburtenrückgangs, Bevölkerungspolitik in Österreich, Biologie der europäischen Rassen, französisches Geburtendefizit, Kinderzahl der Beamten, Volksgesundheitsdienst der NSDAP, Rassefrage im Tessin, Reichsmütterdienst, Sterilisation in Norwegen und Schweden, Sterilisierung im neuen deutschen Strafrecht, Verhütung erbkranken Nachwuchses, qualitative Bevölkerungspolitik, Erbgesundheits- und Rassenpflege, der mütterliche Wille zum Kind, bevölkerungspolitisch richtige Beamtenbesoldung, Blutverlust des deutschen Bauerntums im 30-jährigen Krieg, Förderung des Lebenswillens des deutschen Volkes, Ausgleich der Familienlasten, Kriminalität und Bevölkerungsstruktur in Sachsen, Gesellschaft für Physische Anthropologie, Tiefstand der Geburtenziffer in Österreich, Deutsche Hochschule für Politik, Preisaufgabe der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Rassenhygiene, Rassenmischung bei Menschen, deutsches Volkstum in Polen, Bevölkerung und Raum, Entstehung des ostpreußischen Menschenschlags, Bevölkerungspolitik in früherer Zeit, untergegangenes Deutschtum in Spanien, Bevölkerungsstatistik, Anteil der erbunwerten Familien an den Bewerbern für Ehestandsdarlehen, Zigeuner-Sterilisation, Volkssippenkunde, isländische Erbkrankengesetzgebung, kinderscheue Vermieter, zur Frage der Hochbegabten, Einfluss der Kinderzahl auf die Lebenshaltung bei Beamten, Ursachen des Geburtenrückgangs im westeuropäischen Kulturkreis im 19./20. Jahrhundert, Bevölkerungspolitik des Faschismus, Demographie / Demografie in Großdeutschland, deutsche Bevölkerungspolitik, Bevölkerungsentwicklung im Nationalsozialismus, Bevölkerungsqualität, -zusammensetzung, -entwicklung, Erbgesundheit, Antisemitismus, NS.-Schrifttum, völkisches / nationalsozialistisches Gedankengut Sprache: Deutsch [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Ergebnisse der Südsee-Expedition 1908-1910: II. Ethnographie: B. Mikronesien (KONVOLUT aus 5 Teilbänden) - Bd. 7/ 3: Ponape: Die Ruinen. Ponapegeschichten/ Bd. 8: Inseln um Ponape: Kapingamarangi - Nukuor - Ngatik - Mokil - Pingelap/ Bd. 9/ 1: Westkarolinen: Songosor, Pur, Merir/ Bd. 9/ 2: Westkarolinen: Tobi und Ngulu/ Bd.10/ 1: Zentralkarolinen: Lamotrek-Gruppe - Oleai - Feis.

      de Gruyter; 1934 - 1937. - Die hier angebotenen Bände stammen aus einer teilaufgelösten Bibliothek und tragen die entsprechenden Kennzeichnungen (Rückenschild, Instituts-Stempel.). Schnitt und Einband sind staubschmutzig/ beschädigt; Seiten teilweise wasserfleckig/ wasserwellig; Pappband teilweise eingerissen; Buchrücken zum Teil mehrfach gebrochen; für Sammler zum Neubinden; KOMPLETTPREIS für 5 Bände; bei Versand ins Ausland erfragen Sie bitte zuerst die Versandkosten; Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 10000 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Stalin will obey his eight-year-old daughter's order "to show some day what is done in the Central Committee" - the highest governing body in the Soviet Union

      [U.S.S.R.], June 29, 1934. 5" x 7.75". "Autograph Note Signed ""I. Stalin"" in blue pencil beneath Autograph Document Signed by his daughter ""Stalina - hostess"" to her father, 1 page, 5"" x 7.75"". [U.S.S.R.], June 29, 1934. In Russian with full English translation. Fine condition.In ""They Perished Like Shadows"" by Svetlana Alliluyeva, in the September 22, 1967, issue of Life magazine, she writes, ""My father signed all his letters to me the same way: 'From Setanka-Housekeeper’s wretched Secretary, the poor peasant I Stalin.' I answered in the same vein and sent him 'orders' … He thought up the form of these, too … under the order my father would write. 'I obey,' or 'I submit,' or 'Agreed,' or ' It will be done.'"" Her father’s first name in English was spelled ""Iosef,"" ""Josef,"" or ""Joseph.""Svetlana Alliluyeva Stalin (1926-2011) was Stalin’s youngest child and only daughter whom he called Setanka. Alliluyeva was her mother’s last name. In 1967, Svetlana defected and became a naturalized citizen of the United States.Eight-year-old Svetlana writes to her father in blue, red, and grey pencil, incorporating a sketch. In full, to ""I. Stalin / 29-VI-34 Order No. 3 / It is ordered for you: / to show some day what is done in 'CC' [Central Committee] / Strictly Confidential [send] by Messenger. / Signature: Stalina - Hostess."" She has created what appears to be her personal official state emblem, making her letter official, with a crude five-pointed star at top center. Stalin’s reply, in blue pencil: ""At your orders: Secretary of / Setanka - I. Stalin.”"

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        Portrait photograph of James Stewart

      New York 1934 - Variant of the portrait published in PORTRAITS: the Photographs of Carl Van Vechten (1978), edited by Saul Mauriber. Half-length portrait of the actor seated, in semi-profile. 1 vols. 35.2 x 27.5 cm (Approximately 13-7/8 x 10-7/8 inches). Jimmy Stewart in 1934, by Van Vechten. Fine. Docketed on rear in pencil recording the name of the subject, and identification number of the print ("VIII g 4") Half-length portrait of the actor seated, in semi-profile. 1 vols. 35.2 x 27.5 cm (Approximately 13-7/8 x 10-7/8 inches) Variant of the portrait published in PORTRAITS: the Photographs of Carl Van Vechten (1978), edited by Saul Mauriber

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        Vigils

      Douglas Cleverdon (distributor), Bristol 1934 - First edition thus. Small quarto. Engraved pictorial title page with design by Stephen Gooden. Full original tan niger morocco, t.e.g. by John P. Gray & Son, Cambridge (light spotting to covers). The twenty-two poems engraved on copper by Charles Sigrist. One page prospectus laid in loose. No dust jacket. Fine. Unpaginated. No other signatures or bookplates. Copy No. 5 signed by Sassoon (of 272). [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        HAGADAH SHEL TEL AVIV - LE-HAG HA-MESHULASH : PESACH, MUHARRAM, U-YOVELAH SHEL HA-IR

      Tel Aviv : Satira 1934 - Original paper wrappers. 8vo, 16 pages, 24 cm. In Hebrew. The title translates to "A Tel Aviv Haggadah: A Tri-fold Holiday for Pesach, Muharram, and the Jubilee of the City. " This haggadah is a brilliantly illustrated piece of satire that combines a parody of life in Tel Aviv and Israel, with the traditional Passover haggadah. Reflecting Israel's various religious and non-religious communities, the haggadah references the Muslim holy month of Muharram, in which Sunni Muslims fast in honor of God and Musa's victory over the Pharaoh. The secular Tel-Avivian also factors prominently into this Haggadah, celebrating the city's 50th anniversary while images of Pharaoh are replaced with Hitler and the British colonial authorities in Palestine. We found particularly poingient the Tel-Avivi rendition of Dayenu ("If he had delivered us from the Third Reich ") , complete with an illustration of a British officer whipping a new Jewish immigrant with the caption " and they burdened us with Ministers of Taxes. " The haggadah also features satirical advertisements. Subjects: Passover -- Humor. Jewish wit and humor. Israeli wit and humor. Satire, Hebrew -- Israel. Israeli wit and humor. Jewish wit and humor. Passover. Satire, Hebrew. OCLC lists 3 copies (Harvard, Yale, Stanford) , none outside New England and California. Pages are slightly edgeworn and wrappers are lightly soiled with small pen notation on margin of cover. Overall Very Good Condition. (Hag-18-16) [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        China As She Is. A Comprehensive Album 1934.

      Shanghai, The Liang You Printing & Publishing Co. Ltd., 1934. - Second Impression. Ca. 32,5 x 23 cm. 474 Seiten, 8 Blätter Werbung. Mit 1 farbigen Frontispiz, 42 farbigen Tafeln (davon 23 montiert), 10 Falttabellen und zahlreichen s/w-Fotografien. Text in chinesischer und englischer Sprache. Umfassende und reich illustrierte Darstellung aller chinesischen Provinzen mit Angaben über Größe, Bevölkerung, Städte, Kulturdenkmäler, Landschaft, Produkte etc. Ecken und Kanten berieben und bestoßen. Rubbed at the spine ends, corners and joints. Original-Halbleinenband mit Kopfgoldschnitt.

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        Deutschland.

      Lpz., Insel, 1934 - Erste Ausgabe. * Sarkowski, Insel Verlag, Nr. 380. Zeigt Deutschland und die Wappen der Bundesländer. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 3001 ca. 120/163 cm. Die Ausgabe auf Leinen. Gerollt, die Rundstäbe die dieser Variante beigegeben wurde liegen lose bei. Im Rand durchgehend mit kleinen Löchern (Nagelspuren für die Rundstäbe). Eine Ecke gering beschädigt, alles außerhalb der Darstellung!! Farbige Karte. Unter Mitarbeit von Richard Bender und Berthold Wolpe. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Dain Curse

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1934. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. 272 p. Very Good+ condition. No jacket. . Former owner's name on front endpaper. Typical light fading to cloth at spine, light soiling, faint dampstain on back cover cloth near foot. A nice, very neat copy.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        DOCTOR MARTINO: and Other Stories.

      New York:: Harrison Smith and Robert Haas,. 1934.. First edition. Number 33 of 360 SIGNED, numbered copies. Not issued in a slipcase. (A single copy has been noted in one, at Christie's 2/86 Gilvarry sale, though we assume it wasn't an original, publisher's slipcase.) Spine color shows slight, even fading but not as badly as usually seen, and the lettering is still bright. Spine ends very lightly shelfworn, otherwise a near fine copy with solid top stain. .

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