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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]

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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

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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]

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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.

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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]

      [Bookseller: Antiquaria Bok & Bildantikvariat AB]
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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 .

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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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        Doctor Martino and Other Stories

      Harrison Smith & Robert Haas, New York 1934 - First trade edition of this second collection of stories, 12mo, blue cloth boards with gilt lettering, 371 pages, very good copy in very good dust jacket, priced $2,50 on front flap. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: alain marchet]
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        Poesia, 1924-1930

      Ediciones del Arbol - Madrid 1934 - Primera edicion. Encuadernado en medio cuero con cuatro nervios en el lomo y titulos en dorado. Ejemplar intonso. 374 paginas. 17x12 cm. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: El Incunable]
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        Stock Market Theory and Practice

      New York: B. C. Forbes Publishing, 1934. First Edition, Tenth Printing. In Near Fine condition, in a Very Good dust jacket. Clean text. Sound binding. Tear at gutter of half title page. The dust jacket shows edge wear, with chipping at spine ends, and a small triangular closed chip at the bottom of the front panel and a small closed tear at the front fold. An attractive copy, rare in dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        The Dark Tower: A Melodrama

      New York: Random House. 1934. First. First edition. Fine in an attractive, very good dustwrapper with slight tanning to the white parts of the spine, a little loss at the crown, and a rubbed tear on the front panel. A play that became the basis for two films: The Man With Two Faces in 1934 directed by Archie Mayo, and featuring Edward G. Robinson, Mary Astor, Ricardo Cortez, and Mae Clarke; and an eponymous version in 1943 directed by John Harlow and featuring Frederick Burtwell, Anne Crawford, and David Farrar. Scarce. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        The PONY EXPRESS COURIER, Telling the Story of California and the Old Trails. Vols 1 - 14, 17 - 18

      Placerville:. 1934 - 1952.. Small Folio. 13-3/4" x 10-1/2". 1st appearance. 16 [of 18] volumes in 8 books. Most issues 16 pp.. Custom bound in blue "marbled" cloth with gilt stamped lettering to spine & front board.. 1st book with abrasion to rear board. Paper yellowing, as usual.. Withal, a VG+ to Nr Fine set.. A wonderful resource for students of Western America- within are personal reminiscences, interviews with those that lived the "West", etc., etc. . Illustrated.

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        The Making of Americans

      New York: Harcourt, Brace & Company. (1934). First. First American edition. Neat initials else fine in a bright, very good plus dustwrapper with slight loss at the foot, and small nicks and tears at the crown. One of Stein's major works, an experimental novel, completed in 1911 but not published until much later. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Goodbye Mr. Chips!

      Hodder and Stoughton 1934 - Published in London by Hodder and Stoughton in 1934. First Edition with no indication of later printing. The basis for two films: the 1939 Sam Wood-directed version with Robert Donat, Greer Garson, and Paul Henreid and the 1969 remake directed by Herbert Ross with Peter O'Toole, Petula Clark and Michael Redgrave. Book very good, with previous owner's writing on front free endpaper. DJ very good. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Calico Shoes and Other Stories

      New York: Vanguard Press. (1934). First. First edition. Fine in an about near fine dustwrapper, lightly worn, with the spine sunned and the spinal extremities reinforced. Curiously, on the front flap the publisher has warned: "We caution collectors of first editions not to overlook this title," which considering the scarcity of this title, they apparently did. A nice copy of an uncommon book. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Les cloches de Bâle.

      Denoël |& Steele 1934 - - Denoël & Steele, Paris 1934, 12x19cm, broché. - Edition originale, un des 25 exemplaires numérotés sur pur fil, le nôtre spécialement imprimé pour le co-éditeur de l'ouvrage Bernard Steele, tirage de tête après 5 Chine. Une petite insolation en pied du dos, sinon rare et bel exemplaire. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        THE TREASURE OF THE SIERRA MADRE

      NEW YORK NY ALFRED A KNOPF CO PUB 1934. - FINE IN A NEAR FINE D.J. BOOK IS FINE WITHOUT ANY MARKS TO THE BINDING OR THE TEXT. D.J. HAS SOME MODEST PROFESSIONAL RESTORATION AT CORNERS AND REAR SPINE EDGE, WITH SOME MODEST COLOR FADE TO THE SPINE PANEL, AND IS NOT PRICE-CLIPPED. AN EXCELLENT CLEAN, BRIGHT, UNFADED COPY WITH NO REMAINDER MARK. FIRST EDITION. Binding is HARDCOVER. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Treasure of the Sierra Madre

      Chatto & Windus, London 1934 - Corners with an inward turn; spine slightly cocked; some soil to fore-edge; head and heel of spine bumped; small and tidy gift inscription to top edge of front free endpaper in black ink; pencil note to rear pastedown. Dust-jacket with paper overall browning and dust soil; spine darkened, wear to extremities and light wear along edges of spine and hinges of flaps; patches of brown soil to front panel, spine, edges and along edge of spine rear panel; number to spine in faded ballpoint; a couple of light creases to rear panel. Size: 8vo [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Death of a Ghost

      Garden City: Doubleday Crime Club, 1934 - Albert Campion in the art world. A Haycraft cornerstone title. A fine copy in a near fine dustwrapper designed by Boris Artzybasheff, with light sunning to the spine. An exceptional copy. We have other early Allingham titles in stock. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Carpe Librum]
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        Su-Pe-La, Hopi Patriarch

      1934 - Approximately 9-1/4 x 8-1/2 inches image area. Etching and drypoint. Signed in pencil lower right. Carl Oskar Borg (March 3, 1879 Ð May 8, 1947) was a Swedish born, American painter who was known for themes of the Southwestern United States.Borg was born into a poor family in VŠstergštland , Sweden. He moved to London at age 20 to assist portrait and marine artist George Johansen. In 1901, he sailed for the United States. Borg taught art at the California Art Institute in Los Angeles and at the Santa Barbara School of the Arts. He became a protege of American philanthropist and art patron Phoebe Hearst. She gave him the opportunity to return to Europe to study art.Borg was influenced by the nature of the southwestern United States, especially the states of Arizona and New Mexico. He worked in various mediums including oil, watercolor, etchings, and woodblock. He was commissioned to paint posters for the railway company, Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway. His posters were put up on the company's sales offices and attracted attention. He was known for his dramatic paintings of the Grand Canyon. Borg was a founding member of the Painter's Club of Los Angeles and the California Art Club. He was one of the first art directors for a major movie studio in Hollywood and he worked with the production of silent films in the years 1925-1928 with Sam Goldwyn, Douglas Fairbanks and Cecil B. de Mille. Examples of his art are on display at Brigham Young University, Harvard University, Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. [See Laird: Carl Oscar Borg, p. 113, for the woodblock of this image] [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        THE DEATH SHIP: THE STORY OF AN AMERICAN SAILOR

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf,. 1934. Octavo, pp. [1-8] [1-2] 3-372 [373-376: blank] [note: first and last two leaves are blanks],. original decorated black cloth, front panel stamped in blind, spine panel stamped in gold, running Borzoi stamped in blind on rear panel, top edge stained red, fore-edge untrimmed, bottom edge rough trimmed.. A fine copy in very good printed dust jacket with touch of wear at. spine ends and corner tips, some age-darkening to spine panel, some. minor general dust soiling, and clipped price. Overall, an attractive. example of the jacket, which is uncommon in nice condition. In custom. open-face cloth slipcase. (#77517). First U.S. edition. First publication of Traven's own English-language translation of DAS TOTENSCHIFF (1926), his first novel. The novel was first published in English by Chatto & Windus, utilizing an English text prepared by Eric Sutton. The UK edition preceded Knopf's edition by several months, but the first American edition, with text translated and revised by Traven, is the preferred version of the novel.

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc.]
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        The Gun Club Drink Book

      Chas Scribner's Sons 1934 - We're hereby presenting a fabulous compendium rare duce set of art deco era wine & dine culinary titles: 'The Gun Club Drink Book' (1939) & 'The Gun Club Cook Book' (1934)~ both by Charles Browne & each w/ fab prohibition era dj's illustrated by Leonard Holton replete w/ (190) pgs & (298) pgs respectively of savoury concoctions sure to appeal to the retro~savvy epicurean~ @ $1,800.~ the pair~ Cheers! [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: The Cary Collection]
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        The Treasure of the Sierra Madre

      Chatto & Windus 1934 - First Edition First Impression Chatto 1934. A Fine and exceptional copy. Original brown boards, no ownership marks, no spotting, exceptionally clean bright and fresh. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        THE DEATH SHIP: THE STORY OF AN AMERICAN SAILOR

      NEW YORK NY: ALFRED A KNOPF CO. NF/VG+. 1934. FIRST EDITION. ISBN: AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. BOOK IS FINE BUT D.J. IS WORN AT CORNERS WITH A 1" WIDE BY 3/8" DEEPCHIP AT THE TOP OF THE SPINE PANEL, A 1 1/4" TEAR WITH ASSOCIATED CREASEAT THE FRONT SPINE TOP CORNER, A COUPLE SHORT TEARS ON THE FRONT PANEL,AND THE SPINE PANEL SUNNED. A VERY NICE COPY.. Keywords: NOVEL, FIRST BOOK, INVISIBLE, ABCDEF.

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