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      Cruz y Raya - Ediciones del árbol, Madrid 1934. - 1a Edición///////Holandesa piel con nervios y tejuelo. Conserva cubierta original. Muy buen estado./23,5x16,5. 70+66+61 págs.//Teatro, Vanguardias [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Libreria El Astillero]
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        The Artificial Princess

      London: Centaur Press. 1934. First. First edition. Introduction by Coleridge Kennard. Illustrated by Hugh Easton. A few spots on the boards, an about very good copy without dustwrapper. Copy number 19 of 60 numbered copies, of which 50 were for sale. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        [Manuscript]: American Family

      [No place: no publisher. 1934]. Typed manuscript. Bradbound mimeographed sheets. 554pp. Stiff textured wrappers with title label and a sticker for the Rialto Service Bureau which performed the typing and mimeographing. The front wrap is detached, the rear wrap has a moderate crease with a tear while the pages are dampstained at the extremities and four pages are scraped at the end of the manuscript affecting a few words, very good. The novel concerns Tobias Condit who takes his family to China to do missionary work, their son's education back in America, and his return to China as a doctor. The story was one of Baldwin's most personal novels, which she based on her grandfather's diaries, as well as her most popular book up until that point, spawning a sequel the following year, The Puritan Strain, that centered on the family's daughter. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        T. E. Lawrence' - In Arabia and After (T.E. Lawrence, Lawrence of Arabia)

      Jonathan Cape, London 1934 - Red cloth over boards, title stamped in gilt onto top board and spine, publisher's device blind stamped onto bottom board, top edge stained red, 8vo (8-5/8 inches tall), pp. 454, illustrations, B&W photos (some by Lawrence), maps (most are fold-out), Index. Volume about fine with slight bow to bottom board and faint toning to text block. Price-intact DJ has just a touch of soil to rear panel, insignificant edge wear and a little fading to green bars on spine. A scarce first printing of this famous biography, still in it's original and unsophisticated DJ. Ref. O'Brien E058. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Harropian Books, IOBA]
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        Caledonia: A Fragment

      Privately Printed, London 1934 - First edition. Small, thin quarto. Illustrated by Edward Burra. Red cloth spine with tartan-design papercovered boards with applied title label. A fine copy, with none of the usual rubbing. A Powell rarity, one of approximately 100 copies, a long poem prepared for his wedding by friends. This copy Inscribed to Jonathan Cecil, the son of David Cecil who was Powell's boon companion when they both were at Eton, with over twenty corrections and emendations in Powell's hand -- mostly identifying those in the text whose identity had been protected with dashes. Laid in is a Typed Letter Signed by Powell to Cecil at a much later date: "I don't believe I ever gave your father this squib, the origins of which are in my memoirs. I made up the verses during a period of insomnia. A drunken friend had about a hundred printed as a wedding present by a still more drunken printer." [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Ur Excavations, Volume II, The Royal Cemetery, A Report on the Predynastic and Sargonid Graves Excavated Between 1926 and 1931, Part I-Text, Part II-Plates

      The Joint Expedition of the British Mueseum and of the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, to Mesopotamia, New York 1934 - Text volume-xxii, 604, 3 folding maps/plans with 79 figs. and a coloured frontispiece of the famous gold and lapis statue "The Ram Caught in a Thicket; Plates volume-xiii with 273 plates (two folding) of which 37 are coloured (after the water colour paintings of M. Louise Baker] including the frontispiece illustration of the gold helmet of Meskalam-dug and others of the harps, board games, weapons, jewellery, headgear and vessels of gold, silver and semi-precious stones associated with Queen Shub-ad; numerous monochrome plates of objects in situ together with drawings of finds. Publisher's quarter maroon buckram, beige paper-covered boards with red titles to front and black titles to the spine. Some dust-staining, minor tears to covers-paper lifting slightly at fore edge of both vols. No inscriptions or stamps Folio - over 12" - 15" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Interquarian]
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        Invitation to Life (Scarce First Novel & Mystery).

      Greenberg, New York 1934 - Bound in finely woven blue cloth and stamped brightly in white ink on the spine, the edges of the front and rear boards have some slight mottling and sunning. The binding is lightly shaken and pages 158 and 159 have some light fingerprint marks in the margins, not affecting the text. The top corner of the front endpaper is lightly wrinkled and there is the number "84184 M" written in ink with the matching number and code written along the edge of the top of the inside front flap of the dustjacket. The very scarce pictorial dust jacket has its original price of $2.00 at the top of the inside front flap and depicts a couple on the deck of a ship gazing out to sea on a moonlit night. There are small pieces missing from the top of the spine which affects some of the tops of the white lettering of "Invitation." There is a little chiping and wear to the bottom of the spine just below "Greenberg", not affecting the lettering. Wear and chipping to the corners, and there is a 4" separation along the bottom of the front fold. Very scarce in dust jacket. "His first novel "Invitation to Life" is a murder mystery and a romance. It is the story of Tregan, a sensitive man, who is unprepared by heredity or early environment for the complications of life. Essentially simple in his desires, he flounders around trying to adjust himself to the dramatic events which force themselves upon him. "Happy for a time in a war marriage, the sudden death of his wife while he is in France destroys his last tie to a world of order and discipline. In a mental daze, he drifts into several unsatisfying affairs with women who mean little to him.And then he meets Alice Johns, a young woman of wealth and sophistication. The murder of a woman in Tregan’s home puts him in a serious plight."(Inside front dustjacket flap.) "Eric Knight, author of the beloved children’s classic "Lassie Come-Home" was born April 10, 1897 in Yorkshire, England. This lush countryside was the setting he chose for Lassie's adventures.Knight grew up in the mill towns where stories of "come-home" dogs were common. He was raised by an aunt and uncle and worked and went to school as a youngster part time. Immigrating to the US in 1912, he settled in Philadelphia. He studied music and art and attended the Cambridge Latin School in Massachusettes. Always a patriot, he joined the Princess Pat Regiment in Toronto, Canada to fight forhisbelovedYorkshire in1917. His only two brothers enlisted in the Pennsylvania National Guard. They were killed on the same day in 1919. Eric Knight was killed Jan. 15, 1943 in a tragic plane crash on his way to North Africa." Eric Night Homepage. First Edition with the date of 1934 only on the copyright page. Manufactured in the USA by the Vail-Ballou Press of Binghampton, NY. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Brainerd Phillipson Rare Books]
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        Histoire de Manon Lescaut et du Chevalier des Grieux

      Paris: La Meridienne. 1934. First edition thus, with illustrations by Charles Martin. Text in French. Very slightly soiled in French-folded wrappers. Beautiful, mildly erotic illustrations by Martin. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        A Handful of Dust

      London: Chapman & Hall,, 1934. Octavo. Original black and red "snakeskin" cloth, titles to spine gilt. A little rubbed at extremities, spine faded, a little spotting to edges and occasionally to contents. An excellent copy. First edition, first impression.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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      Methuen, U.K. 1934 - Signed by Author. viii, 478 pages, size 8.75 inches tall by 5.5 inches with an index. Illustrated black and white portrait frontispiece and 13 maps and diagrams. ' The biography of a Cornish seaman of Nelson's days, and a book which will interest all lovers of the sea. The man who struck the first blow in the French Wars, the hero of the Battle of Algiers, perhaps 'the greatest Sea Officer of his time,' Lord Exmouth has been too little remembered. The story of his life, never before fully told, is a real addition to Naval History .' Book - in Near Fine [better than Very Good] bright black boards with gilt lettering - light marking to the boards but only in certain lights. Contents, light browning to the front pastedown, some spotting and browning to the front and rear endpapers, rear pastedown spotted and browned, light speckling to the extreme page edges, and minor spotting to the first couple of pages and to the occasional page otherwise clean, bright and tightly bound. Dust Jacket - [SEE SCAN] - Near Very Good - light marking/grubbiness, browning to spine, light rubbing to the extreme corners and extreme edges. ALSO a hand written letter and inscription dated March 1939 SIGNED by the AUTHOR. A uniquely desirable copy VERY RARE Book, complete with dust jacket and AUTHOR's letter. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Biography & Autobiography; History; Ships & the Sea. Signed by Author. Inventory No: 004426. THIS BOOK IS HEAVIER THAN THE AVERAGE UPON WHICH CHARGES ARE BASED AND SO WILL INCUR AN ADDITIONAL CHARGE FOR SHIPPING TO ADDRESSES OUTSIDE THE U.K. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: John T. & Pearl Lewis]
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        Portrait photograph of Beatrice Kaufman

      New York, december 10, 1934. (KAUFMAN, BEATRICE) Approximately 13-1/2 x 11 inches. . Fine, with Van Vechten's stamp on rear, docketed with number, and dated in ink . Beatrice Kaufman (1895-1945) was the wife of wife George S. Kaufman, a playwright in her own right, and the East Coast representative of Samuel Goldwyn Pictures. It was Beatrice who, upon reading the galleys of Steinbeck's OF MICE AND MEN sent to her by Steinbeck's agent Annie Laurie Williams, immediately recognized the dramatic possibilities of the novel and rushed the galleys to her husband. And it was Kaufmann who then acquired the dramatic rights and eventually produced the successful 1937 stage version which ran for 207 performances and became the basis for two subsequent film versions

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        La table au pays de Brillat Savarin

      Librairie Dardel 1934 - In-8 relié, reliure contemporaine de Marie-Dominique Choquet, plein cuir à grains caviar sur onglets pliés. décor de gouttes d'eau sur mylar, garde peau, gardes couleur. Ce sont des suminagashi de Katalin Perry. (Suminagashi : technique japonaise où les encres sont jetées sur de l'eau ce qui rend les motifs aléatoires). gardes blanches, titrage de Stéphane Gangloff, étui, n° 836/2750 sur Vergé des anciennes papeteries Blanchet frères et Kléber Rives (BFK Rives) ; magnifique reliure unique, parfait état. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Abraxas-libris]
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        I Libri di Commercio Dei Peruzzi.

      Fratelli Treves, Milano 1934 - Con una premessa di Vincenzo Azzolini. xxvii, [2], 571 pp., [3], facsimiles, genealogical tables (1 folding), Folio. Blue cloth with leather spine label. Pubblicazioni della direzione degli "Studi medievali" I. The original commercial books are at the Biblioteca Riccardiana di Firenze. The Peruzzi Company was one of the most famous Florentine super-companies of the early fourteenth century. A near fine copy, label creased (but extra-label loose within). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Kaaterskill Books, ABAA/ILAB]
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        EL LIBRO DE ORO DE LA PATRIA. Primera edición completa.

      Gurea, S.Sebastián - 33'5x27'5, 107h incl. 23 reprods. color (montadas sobre cartulina), 4 grabs. al aguafuerte, nums. dibujos en texto, 1 retrato fot, 1 lám. color, leve rastro hum. Plena piel edit. (reforz), reprod. escudo color, cantos de cubs. y lomos cosidos en piel. "- Palau 138135: "Fol. ancho, papel superior. gran lujo". Textos en castellano, euskera y francés. Homenaje al arte y literatura vasca. Colaboraciones de Bosch Gimpera, Manuel de Irujo, J.M. Barandiarán, J.M. Benegas, A. de Onaindía, L. Jaúregui." (1934)

      [Bookseller: Escalinata, librería]
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        But Not the End

      Little, Brown, Boston 1934 - First edition. A little foxing to the page edges, else fine in near fine dustwrapper with a small chip on the rear panel, and a little soiling. The author's uncommon second novel, about a busted stockbroker, his lovely but neglected wife, a prize-fighter and what they get up to. Better-known for his mysteries, this novel seems to shade more towards romance. A very nice copy. See this book in 3D on our site. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        The Universities of Italy; Fascist University Groups

      [Bergamo, Printing Works Of The Istituto Italiano D’arti Grafiche, 1934] - Description: 2 p. L. , vii-xvi, 382 p. Plates (part col. ) facsims. 30 cm. Subjects: Universities and colleges --Italy. One of 2 copies presented to President ROOSEVELT by the Italian Govt. And subsequently presented to Cardinal Hayes (N. Y. ) . Original letter from previous owner outlining provenence enclosed. Near fine copy in the original gilt-blocked linen cloth. Slightest suggestion only of dust-dulling to the spine bands and panel edges. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Scans and additional detail on request. 4 Kg. 382 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd]
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      Borden, Hants, Hampshire, England 1934 - On offer is a handwritten notebook-style instruction manual, as titled on the cover "Fencing Lessons Foil - Sabre - Epee". The inside front cover has a pastedown fully identifying the writer: "Serjeant T. Wells of the 1st BATTALION OXFORDSHIRE & BUCKINGHAMSHIRE LIGHT INFANTRY. 19th Sept. to 13th Dec. 1934. Instructors Gartzen and Harkinson". An Index of the 67 page book shows that besides the lessons in the three sword types there are chapters on the Army Fencing Union, Pitches and Arenas and Bayonet Team Competitions. We are led to believe that this book is also a manual for the Instructor trainee as most pages have three columns headed: Pupil, Master, Remarks. The remarks appear to be helpful hints for the Instructor in dealing with the pupil. There are a number of hand drawn illustrations, including charts, tables, graphs and such plus there are quite a few little. 1.5" x 1", photographs which were cut from elsewhere and glued in as part of the lesson. In addition to the identification on the cover and inside front cover the back cover has Sjt. Wells handwritten address being we believe, Bordon, Hants [Hampshire]. Boards are cracked in the hinges and the netting shows but otherwise in very good shape. Provenance: From the library of a famed Hungarian fencing master, instructor, Olympian and coach. Superb fencing collectible. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: M Benjamin Katz FineBooksRareManuscripts]
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        Dinosaurs with Mayan Statue

      1934. Book. Fine. No Binding. Signed by Illustrator(s). Painting Fine (our Top grade)/Frame Fine (our Top grade). Original Art, Gouache on Paper. Original Art, Framed, Signed By Artist. Original gouache (?) on board. Depicts two dinosaurs walking in front of a Mayan-like statue in a jungle. A charming color piece by one of the great names in science fiction and fantasy art. SIGNED, like most of his early work, "Hans Bok" and dated 1934 in lower right-hand corner. Image size: 10 1/2 x 14 1/2 inches. Framed under glass with linen mat. Gilt frame size: 22 x 26 inches. Painting and frame both fine (our highest grade)..

      [Bookseller: Barry R. Levin Science Fiction & Fantasy]
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        No New Thing

      The Spearhead Publishers, Auckland 1934 - Moderate rubbing and flecking to cloth boards and spine. A 1/4" chip to cloth in front joint. Some foxing.; A shining star in the milky way of New Zealand literature. This copy is signed by Mason on the front free endpaper "R. A. K. Mason". 30 leaves. Brown cloth boards with printed paper labels on spine and front board. Page dimensions: 227 x 145mm. An edition of 120 copies was intended by the publishers. Mason had first sought for overseas publishers for this work, including Leonard and Virginia Woolf's Hogarth Press in the United Kingdom. Spearhead Publishers, also to become known as the Unicorn Press, was set up by Mason and Bob Lowry in 1934. After Mason left in 1936, Lowry carried on the imprint with other partners. "He's a crack-brained socialist, with some literary ability [. . .]" - Bob Lowry, discussing Mason in a letter to Denis Glover. This title is number 46 on The Listener's list of the best 50 New Zealand books. Scarce. [Reference: Jones, Lawrence (2003),"Picking up the Traces: The Making of a New Zealand Literary Culture 1932-1945", p. 30; Barrowman, Rachel (2003), "Mason: The Life of R. A. K. Mason"; Braunias, Steve (2004) "The 50 Best New Zealand Books"; Bagnall M1280.] ; 8vo; Signed by Author [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Renaissance Books]
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        Thoughts Upon Hunting Kit in a Series of Nine Letters to a Friend

      Millbrook: Privately Printed for the author [by The Derrydale Press], 1934 - This is an almost unprocurable Derrydale Press title. The book appeared in two bindings: red paper boards with a printed white label, and in full leather with gilt medallion on upper cover. Siegel states that "We understand from a reliable source that upon housekeeping after Mr. Reynal's death, a large carton of Thoughts Upon Hunting Kit was taken to the dump -" First edition. No. 117 of 500 copies. 12mo. Illustrated with photographs, and a drawing by the author. In the regular red paper over boards, with white paper printed label on the upper cover. Fine in original glassine (chipped). Bookplate. In our experience this issue is rarer than the deluxe morocco binding. Siegel 83; Frazier R-6-a [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        De Shootinest Gent'man

      New York: Derrydale Press, 1934. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. First Edition. [xx],[1],1-240 pages. 8vo., blue pebbled cloth gilt; pictorial roundel inset at upper board; spine slightly dulled; adhesive mark to front endpaper; front hinge cracked (rear is fine). First edition. One of 950 copies printed, the entire edition, this copy is number 259. Front cover color vignette still bright and clean. Non-authorial penciled gift inscription on front endpaper. Illustrated with halftones from photographs. Introduction by Col. Harold P. Sheldon. Hard Cover.

      [Bookseller: Kuenzig Books, ABAA/ILAB]
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        Meubles et sieges du XVIII° siecle/ menuisiers, ébénistes, marques, plans et ornementation de leurs oeuvres

      Ed " le document , 1934 in4 Cartonné

      [Bookseller: philippe arnaiz]
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        Meubles et sieges du XVIII° siecle/ menuisiers, ébénistes, marques, plans et ornementation de leurs oeuvres

      Ed " le document " 1934 - 195pp. Etat Passable de l'ouvrage mais complet , exemplaire tres rare comportant de nombreuses planches h-t et de toutes les signatures et marques des ebenistes du XVIII° siecle, vendu en l'etat [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: librairie philippe arnaiz]
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        The Rock

      London: Faber & Faber,, 1934. Octavo. Original grey cloth with spine lettered in blue; green cloth clamshell case. Fore edge browned, minor spotting to endleaves and title. Second edition. Inscribed by Eliot on the title page, "Inscribed for Miss Kathleen Reader by T. S. Eliot." Reader played the role of the Merchant's Daughter in an early production of this play. Loosely inserted is a letter from Eliot's secretary stating that this volume she had sent to him for signing was, and is being returned.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The History of South Carolina

      New York: The American Historical Society, Inc.. 1934. First. First edition. Small quarto. Four volumes. 462; 510; 579; 1082 pp. Very good plus with spines lightly sunned and foxing to plates in volumes II and III. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Why Didn't They Ask Evans?

      - The Crime Club/ Collins 1934. 252,(2) pp. First edition. Publisher's grey cloth with title in black on spine and front board. Front board also with oil lamp and exlibris within circle in black. Some fading to spine and small spot. Small traces of erased pencilmarks front paste down and half-title. Some tiny spots front edge. 18,5 x 12,5 cm.*First edition text in a later Library binding. Last pages with ads for Murder on the Orient Express. The Listerdale Mystery. Lord Edgware Dies.[#\72146] [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Les Liaisons dangereuses. Illustrations en couleurs de George Barbier

      Le Vasseur et Cie, Paris 1934 - 2 volumes in-4 (26,6 x 20,5 cm), broché, non rogné, en partie non coupé, couverture imprimée en couleurs rempliée, étui. Illustrations en couleurs par George Barbier, dont 20 hors-texte. Tirage limité à 720 exemplaires numérotés, un des 650 sur vélin pur fil à la cuve des Papeteries de Rives (N° 655).(piqûres sur les tranches). // 2 quarto volumes (26,6 x 20,5 cm), softcover, uncut, partly unopened, folded cover in colours, slipcase. Illustrations in colours by George Barbier, including 20 plates. Limited printing of 720 numbered copies, one of the 650 on "vélin pur fil à la cuve des Papeteries de Rives" (Nr 655). (spots on edges).

      [Bookseller: H. PICARD ET FILS, founded 1860]
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        Les Liaisons dangereuses.2 volumes

      Le Vasseur et Cie editeurs 1934 - 219 217pp. Très Bon Etat le prix comprends l'expédition en colissimo ou Suivi Express International. Superbes reliures sous un emboitage a l'interieur en suédine bleu. plats cuir aux coins renforcés et dos ouvragés 5 nerfs titres dorés dans deux vignettes bordeaux fleurons et dessins dorés. Ouvrages numérotés 102 sur 650 exemplaires en velin pur fil. les plats de titres sont conservé dans la reliure. les reliures et l'intérieur textes et papiers sont excellent etat. illustrations de G. Barbier [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Meubles et sièges du XVIIIe siècle. Menusiers, ébénistes, marques, plans et ornamentation de leurs oeuvres.

      Paris, Editions «Le Document», 1934 - 4°, 194 S., ca. 65 Taf. (davon 1 farbig),Textabb., OLwd. m. Rücken- und Deckelschild., Rücken min. beschienen, Lwd. tlw. unfrisch, Blattränder min. gebräunt, sonst tadellos. EA. Ex. Nr. 195 der 1000 Ex. der Normalausgabe. 2600 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: antiquariat peter petrej]
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        "Cocos Island Sailfish Club", a finely executed decorative map, commemorating FDR and the Presidential staff's catch of sailfish on board the U. S.S. Houston, during one of the early Presidential cruises in the Pacific Ocean

      N.p. [U.S.S. Houston?], n.d. [ca. 1934-5]. (ROOSEVELT, FRANKLIN D) 15-1/2 x 21 inches. Pencil on paper, showing a map of Cocos Island, identifying landmarks, with a list of the Members of the "Club" ("Franklin D. Roosevelt, Ross T. McIntyre, Edwin M. Watson, Daniel J. Callaghan, Gus Gennerich, Frederick B. Adams, Basil O'Connor"), two large leaping sailfish enclosing the caption, all surrounded by a decorative border of small tropical fish. Artist unknown; docketed in pencil on verso "H.D. Alexandra, Navy Recruiting Bureau, New York City". A few small pinholes, some edgewear and marginal abrasions, one marginal tear mended on verso, very good condition overall . A remarkably fine memento of one of President Franklin D. Roosevelt's first visits to the Cocos Islands in the summer of 1934 or the autumn of 1935. In July 1934, Roosevelt sailed aboard the Houston through the Panama Canal (11 July), the first President to do so, and stopped at Cocos Island on his way to Hawaii and Portland, Oregon. In October 1935, President Roosevelt embarked on the Houston in Seattle and sailed to the Cerros Islands, Magdalena Bay, Cocos Islands, and Charleston, S.C. Roosevelt would make four more trips to the Cocos Islands, again on the U.S.S. Houston in August 1938 (see pp. 16-18 of the printed Log of the Cruise, which gives an account of fishing for sailfish), and twice in 1940 aboard the U.S.S. Tuscaloosa. The names of the club members include Roosevelt's bodyguard, Gus Gennerich, and his secretary Franklin B. Adams, as well as "Pa" Watson (one of the chroniclers of the 1938 trip), and naval aides Callaghan and McIntyre

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        Mime of Mick, Nick and the Maggies A fragment from work in progress.

      The Hague and London The Servire Press and Faber and Faber Ltd 1934 - First Edition, One of One Thousand Copies JOYCE, James. The Mime of Mick, Nick and the Maggies. A fragment from work in progress. The Hague and London: The Servire Press and Faber and Faber Ltd, 1934. First edition. Limited to 1,000 numbered copies printed on Old Antique Dutch paper, this being number 200. Octavo (9 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches; 240 x 160 mm). [8], 77, [3] pp. Cover illustration, initial letter, and tail-piece designed by Lucia Joyce, the author’s daughter. Original unprinted wrappers in the original printed dust jacket illustrated in blue, silver and gray. Some minor browning to the spine, and a small split at the bottom back hinge. Fragments of the original glassine laid in. Else a near fine, uncut and mostly unopened copy. In the original silver slipcase with pink paper label, lettered in silver. Slipcase with a bit of wear, but still very good. This is a fragment from a "work in progress," which would be published as Finnegans Wake. Slocum and Cahoon A43. HBS 65791. $1,000 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Heritage Book Shop, ABAA]
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        El Motín de los Artilleros

      Viau y Zona 1934 - (S0) - Buenos Aires - Ilustraciones en colores de MAP - Dedicado y firmado por el autor - Ejemplar número 66 de 150.- Ejemplares impresos sobre papel Parchemin de Annam fabricado especialmente y filigranado El Bibliofilo-Viau y Zona, Numerados del 1 al 150 - Contiene 252 páginas incluyendo índice - Este verídico relato del Motín de los Artilleros, que entristeció a Punta Arenas en el año 1877 original de Armando Braun Menéndez, se acabó de imprimir el día de su quincuagésimo séptimo aniversario, 12 de noviembre de 1934- Su texto en tipo bodoni fue compuesto a mano. Las ilustraciones que engalanan estas páginas fueron dibujadas por Manuel Alfredo Pacheco (MAP), prematuramente desaparecido. - Impresiones a color - Ejemplar de bibliófilo - Caja protectora y sobrecubierta que se encuentra levemente manchada - Muy buen estado

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        Monster Rupert 1934

      Sampson Low, UK 1934 - Monster Rupert 1934 by Mary Tourtel,published by Sampson Low. Minimal signs of shelf wear, no damaged, loose or torn pages A superior copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Brought to Book Ltd]
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        MONSTER RUPERT 1934

      Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd. 1934 - 1st 1934. Very good condition with no wrapper. Orange boards and spine. Front cover shows Rupert and his friend Peter in a room with two barrels and a trunk. Coloured picture of Rupert on spine. 6 stories, first one is 'Rupert at the Seaside'. Colour frontis as cover. 50mm thick. 9 x 6". Unpaginated. Spine repaired and reinforced at top. Covers scuffed and slightly grubby. Foxing to endpapers. Inscription in ink to verso of first page. A few faint margin marks but contents generally bright and clean. [S] [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Stella & Rose's Books, PBFA]
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        Les Liaisons dangereuses. Illustrations en couleurs de George Barbier

      Le Vasseur et Cie 1934 2 volumes in - 4 (26,6 x 20,5 cm), broché, non rogné, en partie non coupé, couverture imprimée en couleurs rempliée, étui. Illustrations en couleurs par George Barbier, dont 20 hors - texte. Tirage limité à 720 exemplaires numérotés, un des 650 sur vélin pur fil à la cuve des Papeteries de Rives (N° 655).(piqûres sur les tranches). / / 2 quarto volumes (26,6 x 20,5 cm), softcover, uncut, partly unopened, folded cover in colours, slipcase. Illustrations in colours by George Barbier, including 20 plates. Limited printing of 720 numbered copies, one of the 650 on "vélin pur fil à la cuve des Papeteries de Rives" (Nr 655). (spots on edges).

      [Bookseller: Librairie Henri Picard & Fils]
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        The Hardy Boys: Footprints Under the Window

      Grosset & Dunlap 1934 - Published in New York by Grosset & Dunlap in 1934. Year on copyright page is 1933. Seventh Printing according to the Carpentieri Bibliography (1934D-7). Book very good+. DJ very good. DJ price is 50c. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bookbid]
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        Tarzan and the Lion Man - 1st Edition

      Tarzana, CA: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc., Publishers. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1934. First Edition; First Printing. Cloth. An attractive First Edition/First Printing, gray decorated cloth with black lettering a red "Janus" illustration in Near Fine condition in Very Good+ dustjacket with light soiling, litle chipping mainly along spine ends. Zeuschner 627 ; Mr. Burroughs believes this to be the poorest Tarzan novel he had ever written; however, the editors of Liberty magazine called it the greatest Tarzan novel ever written, and thousands of their subscribers agreed with them. Burroughs' tale of a motion picture company in the wilds of Africa, two beautiful girls, ruthless Arabs, a half maniacal scientist, a tribe of gorillas that he taught to speak English, a coward who looks like Tarzan and Tarzan himself .

      [Bookseller: Books Tell You Why]
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        Formenkunst der Natur

      Berlin: Verlag Ernst Wasmuth (1934) - First Edition. Quarto. Portfolio with 100 loose plates. (Similar in format and conception to the portfolio of Blossfeldt's "Urformen der Kunst".) Micro images of the natural world. Booklet laid in. Prochnow, one of the founding members of the New Objectivity movement, was the first major photographer to publish micro photographs. Booklet foxed, a few plates lightly foxed; very good in drop back blue portfolio. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, ABAA]
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        Too True To Be Good, Village Wooing & On the Rocks

      London: Constable & Co, [1934] - Inscribed on the half-title: "to John Drinkwater/ G.B. Shaw / his Forerunner. 26th July 1934." Beneath the inscription Drinkwater was written in pencil, "Malvern Festival. JD." Fine association First edition. 8vo. . Original red cloth, lettered in gilt on spine. Near fine copy (front hinge cracking) in a fine (and rare) dust jacket. Morocco ex-libris of John Drinkwater on front pastedown (see below). In cloth slipcase with chemise. Laurence A216 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Kora and Ka by H. D.

      [Vaud 1930]. "Printed by Imprimerie Darantiere at Dijon France M. CM. XXXIV" [1934]. "This edition of one hundred copies has been privately printed for the author's friends. No copies are for sale. [-]". - 5 3/4 inches x 7 5/8 in., blank page; half-title with the limitation statement on the reverse; title-page with the Vaud 1930 date; title-page for "Kora and Ka"; pp. [1]-[102] + the printer's colophon page; the title-page for the second piece: "Mira-Mare", is at p. [55]. The pages are unopened. White paper wrappers with the title in black on the spine, and with the title and author on the front cover. The lower front cover edge shows a very light crease, light wear to the spine ends, cover corners, edges; some age-related tanning, dusting to the outer covers. Overall, a fine, unopened copy of a fragile book. Contains: "Kora and Ka", and "Mira-Mare". [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Keisogloff Rare Books, Inc.]
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