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        Deutsche Uniformen. Band 6: Volk ans Gewehr

      . Abschluss des Reihenwerkes "Deutsche Uniformen". Vollständiges Sammelalbum mit 320 farbigen Zigarettenbildern. Wie bei dieser Ausgabe damals üblich, wurden 2 Röhm-Einträge überklebt: der Kunstdruck zwischen S. 65 und 65 mit einem Brustbild Hitlers und auf S. 78 ein Text mit einem Bild eines SA und SS-Dolches. Paperback, einige sw-Abb. auf Tafeln, 320 farbige Sammelbilder, Großformat, im dazugehörendem Pappschuber. Dresden: Sturm-Zigaretten-Fabrik 1934. 79 Seiten. Buchecken berieben, Einband am Rand etwas nachgedunkelt/angeschmutzt, Papier altersbedingt gebräunt, 7 Seiten am unteren Rand ca. 2 cm ein gerissen und z.T. geklebt, S. 79 kleines Loch 1 cm. Bilder sauber, z.T. mit durchsichtigen Fotoecken eingeklebt..

      [Bookseller: Preußisches Bücherkabinett]
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        Autographed Letter Signed

      Tuskegee Institute, AL, 1934. Tuskegee Institute, AL, 1934. unbound. 2 pages, 11 x 8.5 inches, on personal "Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute" letterhead, Tuskegee Institute, AL, April 27, 1934 -- an explicit letter to a young man, filled with highly personal observations on the race barrier which separates them, in part: "Your letter touches me so very deeply as it touches my life so vitally. The financial condition has and is a great stumbling block in our path, this in time I hope will be overcome I am sure. The great mountain which separates us and which is forming the greatest barrier is race hatred, neither you nor I have it. We are scientists searching for truth, our souls are attuned to that great harmonious chord that naturally draws us together...As you know you are my ideal as a young man..." Signed "G.W. Carver." Two punch-holes in the top margin; natural folds. Very good condition.

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        LINIEN 1.-2. årgang. Nr. 1-12.

      15. januar 1934 - 25. april 1935. I 10 hefter. (Det udkomne). Rigt illustr. 4to. Hvert hefte på 12 eller 16 sider. Indbundet sammen med "Linien 1937" og "Liniens Udstilling i Studenterforeningen 1 -12 til 15 - 12. 1939". Meget interessant og charmerende eksemplar indbundet med en original akvarel tegninger som frontispice samt original akvarel tegning på for- og bagsomslag af Eiler Bille, den ene signeret.1st-2nd year no. 1-12. In 10 parts. (All published). Richly illustrated. Very interesting and charming copy bound with an original watercolour drawing as frontispiece and front and back boards also decorated with original watercolour drawings by the Danish artist Eiler Bille. One signed by the artist.Bount together with the catalogue from "Liniens Udstilling i Studenterforeningen 1 -12 til 15 - 12. 1939" and "Linien 1937". 12/ 16 pp. each part.. LINIEN was the argency for the group of Danish abstract-surrealistic artists. All published. VERY RARE. Some pages and the binding a little grubby

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        Treaty of Friendship and Bon Voisinage between Trans-Jordan and Saudi Arabia. Signed at Jerusalem, 27th July, 1933 together with Protocol on arbitration and Schedule appended to Treaty. Ratifications exchanged at Cairo on 21st December, 1933.

      London, His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1934.. 8vo. 10 pp. Modern binder.. Friendship treaty between Saudi Arabia and Jordan, agreed at Jerusalem on 27 July 1933, between Abdul-Aziz Al Saud, King of Saudi Arabia, and Abdullah Ibn Hussein, Amir of Trans-Jordan. The treaty commits the two sides to cooperation and independent arbitration in dispute, clarifying special cases such as nomadic tribes accustomed to roaming both sides of the border. Trans-national raids and plunderings among Bedouins are to be resolved by "Certificates for the Return of Loot", "Blood Money" (homicide being calculated at "ten she-camels between two and four years of age"), and "Compensation for Losses". - Well-preserved. - Cmd. 4691. OCLC 14278870.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris, Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Summa Theologia. Vollständige deutsch-lateinische Gesamtausgabe. Übersetzt von Dominikanern und Benediktinern Deutschlands und Österreichs. Hrsg. vom katholischen Akademikerverband / der Albertus-Magnus-Akademie Walberberg b. Köln. 24 Teilbde. (von bisher erschienenen 32 Bdn. u. 2 Erg.-Bdn.).

      A.Pustet / Kerle/ Styria, 1934 ff.. 8°. Ln. (die Rücken teils lichtgebleicht, wenige Einbandecken geringf. bestoßen, 1 Bd. m. N. a. Vors.).. Das Angebot enthält die Bände 2, 3, 6, 8, 10, 11, 14, 15, 17A, 17B, 18, 20, 21, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 35, 36 - bereits erschienen aber nicht im Angebot enthalten sind die Bände 1, 4, 5, 7, 12, 13, 22, 32 u. 2 Erg.-Bde. - 5 Bände sind noch nicht erschienen (9, 16, 19, 33, 34)

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Lehmann-Dronke]
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        Märkische Heimat : Beilage zur Märkischen Zeitung. Konvolut zwölf (!) kompletten Jahrgängen!: 1) 7. Jhr. 1934, Nr.1-12 / 2) 8. Jhg. 1935, Nr.1-12 / 3) 9. Jhg. 1936, Nr. 1-12 / 4) 10. Jhg. 1937, Nr. 1-12 / 5) 11. Jhg. 1938, Nr. 1-12+2 Bl. Inhaltsv. / 6) 12. Jhg. 1939, Nr. 1-12 +1 Bl. Inhaltsv. / 7) 13. Jhg. 1940, Nr. 1-12 / 8) 14. Jhg. 1941, Nr. 1-12+ 1 Bl. Inhaltsv. / 9) 15. Jhg. 1942, Nr. 1-12+Inhaltsv. / 10) 16. Jhg. 1943, Nr. 1-12+Inhaltsv. / 11) 17. Jhg. 1944, Nr. 1-12+Ihnaltsv. / 12) 18. Jhg. 1945, Nr. 1-3.

      Neuruppin 1934 - 1945.. 1-8 im Format 31,5x23,5 cm mit ca je 4 bis 2 Blatt zweispaltig bedruckt. 9-10 je 1 Blatt 2 fach gefaltet. 11 je ein halbes Blatt einmal gefaltet. 12je 12 Seiten. 9-12 im Format ca 15,5x12 cm. Übliches Zeitungspapier der Zeit. Guter Zustand.. #K00870Ueb

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Carl Wegner]
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        Goodbye Mr. Chips

      Hodder & Stoughton 1934. Hardcover Book Condition: Near Fine Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Hodder & Stoughton, London 1934. First UK Edition / First Printing. Dated October 1934 on the copyright page with no additional printings listed. Blue cloth boards with gold lettering. Illustrated by Bip Piers. Book Condition: Near Fine, clean boards and spine, clean pages, tight spine. Soft shelf wear, a few light spots at the top edge. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, wrapped in a new removable mylar cover. Original jacket priced at 5- net at the spine, shelf wear, light spots. Stain and a small hole at the foot of the jacket spine, short tear.

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        Forces in Molecules

      Lancaster and New York: American Physical Society. Lancaster and New York: American Physical Society. 1st Edition. Soft cover. Very Good. FIRST EDITION of Feynman's undergraduate thesis at MIT, "a fundamental discovery" published in The Physical Review when he was just twenty-one. "Forces or energy-that was the choice for those seeking to apply the quantum understanding of the atom to the workings of real materials. At stake was not mere terminology but a root decision about how to conceive of a problem and how to proceed in calculating...

 "As Feynman conceived the structure of molecules, forces were the natural ingredients. He saw springlike bonds with varying stiffness, atoms attracting and repelling one another. The usual energy-accounting methods seemed secondhand and euphemistic... [He demonstrated that] the force on an atom's nucleus is no more or less than the electrical force from the surrounding field of charged electrons-the electrostatic force. Once the distribution of charge has been calculated quantum mechanically, then from that point forward quantum mechanics disappears from the picture. The problem becomes classical; the nuclei can be treated as static points of mass and charge. Feynman's approach applies to all chemical bonds" (Gleick). His discovery, now known as Feynman's theorem or the Feynman-Hellmann theorem, has endured as an efficient approach to the calculation of forces in molecules. Provenance: With ownership signature of D.W. Epstein on front cover; presumably the D.W. Epstein who, along with I.G. Mallof developed the electron gun in 1934. IN: The Physical Review, Vol 56, Second Series, Number 4, August 15, 1939. Lancaster, PA and New York, NY: American Physical Society, 1939. Quarto, original wrappers. Toning around edges of wrappers, red paint marks on spine extending into front wrapper. Rare in original wrappers. Note: A custom cloth box is available for this item for an additional $225.

      [Bookseller: The Manhattan Rare Book Company]
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        Frankenstein

      New York: Harrison Smith and Robert Haas, 1934. New York: Harrison Smith and Robert Haas,, 1934. or The Modern Prometheus. Octavo. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in full black morocco, titles and decoration to spine silver, raised bands, single rule to boards silver, twin rule to turn ins silver, burgundy endpapers, all edges silver. With engravings on wood by Lynd Ward. A fine copy. First Ward edition, first printing.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Wheelwright's Shop [Second Impression]. C.DAY-LEWIS'S COPY PRESENTED TO HIM BY HIS FATHER

      University Press Cambridge 1934 - 8vo., Second Impression, with a frontispiece, 7 plates and 24 illustrations in the text; original pictorial brown cloth, upper board and backstrip blocked and lettered in brown, a very good, bright, clean copy. C DAY LEWIS'S COPY, PRESENTED TO HIM BY HIS FATHER IN APRIL 1934 AND WITH THE LATTER'S INITIALLED HOLOGRAPH INSCRIPTION ON FRONT FREE ENDPAPER. Second appearance of Sturt's classic account (first published in 1923). Complete with extended glossary. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Island Books [formerly of Devon]]
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        Portrait photograph of James Stewart

      New York, [oct. 15, 1934] New York, [oct. 15, 1934]. (STEWART, JAMES) Variant of the portrait published in PORTRAITS: the Photographs of Carl Van Vechten (1978), edited by Saul Mauriber. 35.2 x 27.5 cm (Approximately 13-7/8 x 10-7/8 inches). Half-length portrait of the actor seated, in semi-profile. Fine. Docketed on rear in pencil recording the name of the subject, and identification number of the print ("VIII g 4")

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        Haus auf dem Lande. Aquarell. Um 1950. Unten rechts innerhalb der Darstellung in Bleistift voll signiert: "Carl Rabus".

      . 35,5 : 49 cm (Lichtmass).. Thieme/Becker XXVII, 541. - Vollmer IV, 6. - Rabus war Schüler bei Angelo Jank in München. 1934 emmigrierte er in die USA. Er war später auch in Bruxelles ansässig. 1957 stellte er in der Galerie Palette in Zürich aus. Carl Rabus hat auch als Buchillustrator einen hervorragenden Namen. - Gerahmt.

      [Bookseller: Gerhard Zähringer Antiquariat und Galeri]
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        The Judgement Seat

      London: The Centaur Press,, 1934. London: The Centaur Press,, 1934. Frontispiece by Ulrica Hyde. Octavo. Original black cloth, titles to upper board gilt. Illustrated frontispiece. Corners lightly rubbed, faint marks to cloth; an excellent copy. First edition, first impression. One of just 150 numbered copies signed by the author on the limitation leaf, and by the artist on the illustrated frontispiece. Maugham's curious parable tells of three righteous souls brought before the judgement seat with (as it turns out, misplaced) confidence in their salvation.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Plays of

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1934-35. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1934-35. The Wilderness edition, one of 770 numbered sets signed by O'Neill, this being #481, printed from type now destroyed. 12 vols., 8vo. Photogravure frontispieces. In the original orange buckram gilt, some with glassine jackets, FINE in slipcases with some minor damage . An irresistible set of this definitive edition, designed by Elmer Adler and set in am eighteenth-century typeface based on the castings made by John Baskerville, and printed on specially watermarked paper at the press of the publisher

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        Sammlung von 200 Postkarten mit Liedtexten.

      Hbg., Robert Franke u.a., [1934-1944].. 12°. 200 Blatt mit Illustr.. Erste Ausgaben. - Beginnend mit dem Saarlied "Deutsch ist die Saar" von 1934 enthält die Sammlung zumeist Karten aus dem Zweiten Weltkrieg. Dabei sind alle bekannten Lieder der Zeit vertreten wie z.B. "Lili Marleen", "...denn wir fahren gegen Engeland!", "La Paloma", "Schwarzbraun ist die Haselnuß", "Der Wind hat mir ein Lied erzählt", "Das kann doch einen Seemann nicht erschüttern", "Marsch- und Kampflied der NSDAP", "Den großen Führer grüßen wir ..." (S.-A.-Marsch), "Liebling wenn ich traurig bin", "Stuka-Lied", "Das Lied vom deutschen U-Boot-Mann", "Es ist so schön, Soldat zu sein", "Es steht ein Soldat am Wolgastrand", "Tapfere kleine Soldatenfrau", "Panzer-Lied", "Unser Rommel", "Eine Seefahrt, die ist lustig", Die Fahnen hoch ..." u.v.a. - Einige Liedtexte sind doppelt vorhanden, dann aber meist mit abweichenden Illustrationen. 43 Karten sind beschrieben, der Rest sauber erhalten, vereinzelt etwas braunfleckig und gering gestaucht, insgesamt gut erhalten.

      [Bookseller: Verlag und Antiquariat Frank Albrecht]
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        MAN RAY: PHOTOGRAPHS 1920 - 1934, PARIS

      Hartford, CT // Paris: James Thrall Soby // Cahiers d'Art, 1934. Hartford, CT // Paris: James Thrall Soby // Cahiers d'Art, 1934. Second State with canceled title page noting “Second Edition”. Comb Binding. Quarto. Original comb binding with one comb broken at the top; 102 of 104 gravure plates, lacking one leaf (2 photographs) and the back cover; final leaf is detached with soiling and wear including a chip to the top corner; the last 20 leaves have a very faint (less faint on 2) tideline running along the bottom edge about 1/4” into the leaf (does not affect any images or text and is quite subtle except for the last two or three leaves; a notoriously fragile book this copy is typical--in Good condition or better except for the lacking leaf and rear cover; the interior is quite clean and the images are bright; undoubtedly among the high-points of 20th century photobooks, and Man Ray's first monograph; scarce in any condition; digital images can be made available upon request. Roth 80.

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        Kunstausstellung - Landesmuseum 3. bis 25. Feber [1934].

      Graz, Steiermärkischer Kunstverein, 1934.. OPlakat. ca. 95 x 63 cm.. Einmal gefaltet, kl. St. a. T. u. Rückseite, leichte Gbrsp. - Originalplakat als Holzschnitt in Braun und Blau.

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        Journal of the British Interplanetary Society. Volumes 1 to 28 (1934-1975)

      London, 1934-1975. London, 1934-1975. *The price of this item HAS BEEN temporarily REDUCED until Sunday. Order now for BEST SAVINGS! (sale item) volumes 1-28 (1934-1975), an uninterrupted run of complete volumes, mostly bound, well illustrated throughout; library markings, else overall good. Photos available upon request.

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        Jonah's Gourd Vine

      Philadelphia:: J.B. Lippincott,, 1934.. Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1934. First edition of the author's first book. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author to Harold W. Thompson on the front free endpaper: "To / Dr. Thompson / a gold throne - angel / with shiny wings / Zora Neale Hurston." Some fading to the cloth and worn at corners and spine ends, faint scar to front free endpaper in a price-clipped dust jacket that has some restoration to the spine panel and joints. Harold William Thompson was the author of Body, Boots, & Britches: Folktales, Ballads, and Speech from Country New York. Housed in a custom quarter morocco clamshell box. A nice association copy, uncommon in the original dust jacket. Praised by Carl Sandburg as "a bold and beautiful book, many a page priceless and unforgettable." Written in only three to four months in 1934, Jonah's Gourd Vine is the first novel published by acclaimed anthropologist, writer, and Harlem Renaissance personality Zora Neale Hurston. The book, based loosely on her parents' lives, explores the life and consciousness of John Pearson and his relationship with his wife Lucy Potts and other women in the town. Pearson was depicted as a minister in a small black Florida town, Eatonville, which in reality was Hurston's hometown. In Hurston's work one hears and feels the authentic voice, power, and sensibilities of people and places. In this novel, she used events from her childhood and the sermons she heard as a preacher's daughter to give structure and texture to this novel.

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        Jonah's Gourd Vine

      J.B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia/London 1934 - (price-clipped) [a solid clean copy, firmly bound, with light fading to cloth at spine and around edges of both covers, minor browning/soiling to page edges, gift inscription on ffep and one-time owner's name in ink at bottom of rear pastedown; jacket is edgeworn, moderately soiled, missing pieces at both ends of the spine (including loss of most of "Jonah's" at top), old internal tape repair/reinforcements at some of the folds, and the ffep gift inscription has offset onto the front jacket flap -- but the front panel is substantially intact and still quite attractive]. The author's first novel and first published book, "the life story of a big, lovable Georgian negro," preacher and carpenter John Pearson, and his wife, "little black-eyed Lucy Potts" -- basically thinly fictionalized portrayals of Hurston's own parents. Hurston was well-established as a short-story writer and folklorist, and her first book was widely anticipated -- as evidenced by the publisher's ability to recruit jacket blurbs from Carl Van Vechten and Fannie Hurst, the latter also supplying the book's introduction. NOISBN [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: ReadInk, ABAA/IOBA]
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        The Plays of

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1934-35 New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1934-35. The Wilderness edition, one of 770 numbered sets signed by O'Neill, this being #481, printed from type now destroyed. 12 vols., 8vo. Photogravure frontispieces. In the original orange buckram gilt, some with glassine jackets, FINE in slipcases with some minor damage . An irresistible set of this definitive edition, designed by Elmer Adler and set in am eighteenth-century typeface based on the castings made by John Baskerville, and printed on specially watermarked paper at the press of the publisher

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        Volk ans Gewehr ! Abschluß-Album des Werkes "Deutsche Uniformen"

      ohne Verlagsangabe, 1934,. 79 S., komplett mit allen eingeklebten Bildern, überarbeitete Röhm-Ausgabe (in den ganzseitigen Kunstdruck zwischen Seite 64 und 65 eingedrucktes Bild mit Röhm wurde durch ein Brustbild Hitlers überklebt, Röhmtexte auf Seite 78 mit einem Bild SA und SS Dienstdolch überklebt), geprägter Pappeinband, Querformat 29 x 24,5 cm, guter Zustand.

      [Bookseller: Versandhandel für Sammler]
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        DEUTSCHE UNIFORMEN - ALBUM: VOLK ANS GEWEHR! ABSCHLUSS-ALBUM - KOMPLETT

      . Deutsch. Z 2-3; gesamthaft gut bis ordentlich erhalten, wie beschrieben.. Sturm Zigaretten-Fabrik Dresden (Hrsg.): Volk ans Gewehr! Abschluß-Album des Werkes "Deutsche Uniformen". 1934. OPpbd., quer-4to, 79 S., komplett mit allen eingeklebten Bildern, überarbeitete Röhm-Ausgabe (Röhmtexte auf Seite 78 sind mit einem Bild SA und SS Dienstdolch überklebt). Einband m. leichten Altersspuren, Einbandkanten leicht bestoßen, gutes, sauberes Exemplar.

      [Bookseller: vorZeiten-Versandantiquariat (Inh. Dr. H]
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        18 POEMS

      Sunday Referee & Pardon Bookshop , 1934. Sunday Referee & Pardon Bookshop , 1934. First edition, first issue with a flat spine. Original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine in grey printed dustwrapper. Author's contemporary presentation copy, inscribed on the front end paper: "To D. J. Davies / from / Dylan Thomas / January 1935" A fine copy in a very good dustwrapper, which has small chips to the spine ends and small split in the centre. The author's first book, published in an edition of only 250 copies, a month after his twentieth birthday in December 1934. In April 1934 Thomas had won the Sunday Referee's Poet's Corner Prize, which included their sponsorship of his first book. He oversaw the publication of the book, staying in London to ensure that the printing went smoothly and to correct any typographical errors. Thomas's first poems were published in the Swansea Grammar School magazine in 1926. He attended Swansea from 1925-31 and had some success in athletics and acting in school plays, but passed only one exam (English). D.J. Davies was a history master at Swansea Grammar School, and in charge of the school drama department, with which Thomas was involved.

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        David Copperfield (Archive of scripts for the 1935 film)

      New York and California: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1934. New York and California: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1934. An archive of ephemera for the 1935 film, "David Copperfield," including a 3rd Draft script, an advertising and publicity manual from MGM, and a treatment describing various scenery ("As Described in Charles Dickens' Novel") in the film. & & Based on Dickens' serialized novel, the story concerns David Copperfield (Frank Lawton) and his cruel stepfather, Mr. Murdstone (Basil Rathbone), who sends David to London to earn a living. David escapes to his aunt Betsey's (Edna May Oliver), where he can cope with the loss of his parents, and go on with his life. & & Nominated for several Academy Awards, and the only script W.C. Fields ("Micawber" in the film) followed to the letter (he was known to ad lib most of his speaking parts). & & Set in London, shot on location in California. & & Included in the archive are:& & A 3rd Draft script with brief holograph notations in pencil and ink throughout. Light blue studio wrappers, noted as 3rd Draft on the front wrapper, rubber-stamped TEMPORARY COMPLETE and production No. 1035, dated July 10, 1934, with a credit for screenwriter Estabrook. Standard white MGM studio label affixed to the front wrapper. Title page integral with front wrapper. 157 leaves, mimeograph. Pages and wrapper Very Good, with toning and a few short tears, bound with two gold brads.& & An advertising guide, internally produced, including advertising copy exploitation techniques, trailers, and publicity (essentially an early press kit), with a numerical notation in holograph pencil on the front wrapper. Light blue studio wrappers, noted as METRO-GOLDWYN-MAYER MANUAL on the front wrapper, circa 1934, with credits for director Cukor, producer David O. Selznick, the cast, and press agent Howard Deitz. Title page integral with front wrapper. 84 leaves, mimeograph. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Very Good plus, with toning and a few short tears, bound with two gold brads.& & A guide to the film's sets. Light blue studio wrappers, noted as SETS on the front wrapper, dated July 6, 1934, with a credit for screenwriter Estabrook. Distribution page not present. Title page integral with front wrapper. 16 leaves, mimeograph. Pages and wrapper Very Good plus, with toning, side-stapled.

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        Webster's new international dictionary of the English language. Second edition unabridged. An entirely new work

      "Springfield, Mass.": 1934, C. & C. Merriam Company. "Springfield, Mass.": 1934. C. & C. Merriam Company. "First edition, 2 volumes, 4to, pp. xcvi, 1472; [2], 1473-3210, [2] pages of ads and promotion of the same; lexicon in triple column; 8 color plates on rectos and versios of 4 sheets prior to the title page, gravure color frontispiece portrait of Noah Webster, 39 other plates throughout, many in color, numerous wood-engraved illustrations in the text; publisher's full tan calf stamped in gilt on upper covers, black morocco labels lettered in gilt on spines, fore-edges with alphabetical tabs; extremities scuffed and rubbed, some modest repair to the joints and spine ends, but still good and sound. & & One of the three most important English dictionaries of the 20th century, dominating the marketplace and held in the highest esteem from 1934 until the arrival of Webster's Third in 1961, and thereafter still often prefered by purists, and cited in legal cases as an authoity."

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        Madeira, Kanarische Inseln, Azoren, Westküste von Marokko.

      Leipzig, Baedeker 1934.. (1. und einzige Auflage). 112 S. Mit 17 Karten und 6 Plänen. OKart. (gering berieben).. Hinrichsen D 477.- Einzige deutsche Ausgabe.- Gutes Exemplar. Selten.

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        Taliesin: Vols. I & II [Three Issues, All Published]

      Taliesen Fellowship, 1934. Taliesen Fellowship. PAPERBACK. Spring Green, Wisconsin, 1934 & 1941. The first, second and third issues of Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesen. Housed in a custom clamshell case with black leather at spine and gilt writing. The first issue, from 1934, is good only with some professional restoration at margins of covers and first page and some creasing to contents. Remains complete and attractive. The second Vol. I Issue I, published in October of 1940, is in very good condition with light normal wear and a small owner signature on front cover. It includes "A New Success Ordeal" by Wright, a conversation with Mies Van Der Rohe on Broadacre City, and a range of other articles. The second issue - which is actually the third published, after a second Vol. 1 Issue 1 published in 1940 - is very good minus with some foxing to covers and very good contents. Wright intended to publish Taliesen nine times a year. The first issue includes a range of material, including Wright's "Four Organic Commandments." Issue 2 includes articles on Music, the Playhouse and Taliesen West. A scarce trio of Wright publications, attractively presented. Sweeney 2037, 2040, + 2041 . Very Good. 1934. First Edition.

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        The Noble & Joyous Boke Entytled le Morte Darthur.,

      Shakespeare Head Press and published by the Press for Basil Blackwell, Oxford 1934 - 4to. Two volumes. (4),xxviii,316;(4)273,(3)pp. One of 370 copies on handmade paper (of which 350 are for sale), this being copy number 268. One of the few copies bound in full brick-red morocco. Printed in red and black throughout in Caslon type, with 22 woodcuts reproduced from Wynkyn de Worde's folio edition of 1498. The text is a careful reprint from de Worde's folio of 1498 from the unique copy in the Rylands Library, never before reprinted, and bridges the gap between Caxton's edition of 1485 (reproduced by Sommer and later printed in facsimile by Scolar), and Wynkyn de Worde's edition of 1529, on which most modern editions are based. Sommer remarks that the woodcuts reproduced from the DeWorde 1498 edition represent the first attempt ever made of illustrating a text throughout with engravings. As for the text, the few pages lacking in the Rylands copy have been supplied, and indicated by square brackets, from the Caxton edition. Full contemporary brick-red morocco; spine titled in gilt. Top edges gilt in the rough. Marbled endpapers. This set is usually seen with the leather rubbed and degraded; this copy, however, is in fine condition with only the barest trace of rubbing. The printing of this work was completed on December 13, 1933. Most sets bear the imprint date of 1933, but others, like ours, are dated 1934. Gaines, A21. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Enciclopedia universal ilustrada europeo-americana Espasa-Calpe (118 tomos)

      - Enciclopedia universal Espasa-Calpe. Madrid. 26 cm. 118 vols. , profusamente ilustrado, con mapas desplegables en color, dibujos, grabados y fotografías en b/n y color. Contiene: 72 volumenes (vol. 18 y 28 compuestos de 2 tomos); 10 Apéndices ; 1 Apéndice A-Z ; 31 tomos de Suplemento de 1934 a 1998 (1936-1939 2 vols.) ; 1 tomo de Índex 1934-1996 ; 1 tomo Índex suplementos 1934-1980 ; 1 Atlas mundial y 1 Atlas de España. Enciclopedia Universal Ilustrada Europeo-Americana - Etimologías, sanscrito, hebreo, griego, latín, árabe, lenguas indígenas americanas, etc. Versiones de la mayoría de las voces en francés, italiano, inglés, alemán, portugués, catalán, esperanto . Cubierta deslucida. SOT.A.M [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Stable Money: A History of the Movement

      ADELPHI COMPANY, NEW YORK 1934 - Very good condition, rare first edition blue hardback with gold gilt lettering on spine. No markings except for prev. owner's very neatly written name and date on front endpaper. Very, very slight bumping to corners due to gentle shelfwear. "Fisher (1867-1947) wrote 13 books on monetary stabilization, of which "Stable Money" is perhaps the most important: OCLC lists almost 200 major academic libraries worldwide, each holding a copy of this book. Outside the academia, though, the book is rather scarce." DATE PUBLISHED: 1934 EDITION: FIRST ED 442 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Theory of Economic Development

      Cambridge: Harvard University Press,, 1934. Cambridge: Harvard University Press,, 1934. An Inquiry into Profits, Capital, Credit, Interest, and the Business Cycle. Translated from the German by Redvers Opie. Octavo. Publisher's red cloth, blind rule border to covers, spine lettered in black. Ownership inscription dated August 1935 to front free endpaper. Spine lightly faded, lower corner of front cover worn, head of spine minimally frayed. A very good copy. First edition in English, with a new preface by Schumpeter, of Theorie der Wirtschaftlichen Entwicklung (1912), the first important version of what was to become known as the "Schumpeterian system", one of the clearest statements of Schumpeter's highly original conception of "circular flow," the business cycle, and the role of the entrepreneur. The translator (Taussig's son-in-law) was a personal friend of the author. Published as volume XLVI in the Harvard Economic Studies series.

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        Deutsches Volk—Deutsche Arbeit

      Berlin: Anzeigen-Aktiengesellschaft,, 1934. Berlin: Anzeigen-Aktiengesellschaft,, 1934. Quarto. Original illustrated wrappers. With black and white photographic illustrations throughout. An excellent copy in lightly foxed wrappers with a few nicks and tears to extremities, two tape repairs to verso of front wrapper. First edition. Exhibition catalogue for the state-sponsored exhibition Deutsches Volk—Deutsche Arbeit, held in Berlin between 21 April and 3 June 1934. The catalogue and poster for this exhibition were both designed by the graphic artist Herbert Bayer. The former Bauhaus artist designed three catalogues for propagandistic exhibitions, the other two being Das Wunder des Lebens (1935) and Deutschland (1936). However, as more of Bayer's colleagues emigrated and the artist found himself featured in the 1937 Entartete Kunst exhibition, Bayer left Germany in 1938. With loosely inserted leaflet concerning cultural events taking place in Berlin in May and June 1934.

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        Die Baja, ein Negerstamm im mittleren Sudan. Teil 1 und Teil 2 Ergebnisse der 1913 vom Reichs-Kolonialamt ausgesandten völkerkundlichen Forschungsreise nach Kamerun .

      Stuttgart : Strecker und Schröder,, 1934... Teil 1(Materielle und seelische Kultur) mit 4 Bunttafeln, 32 Tafelbildern, 322 Figuren auf 19 Tafeln und einer Karte. Teil 2 (Geistige Kultur) mit 12 Tafelbildern und 51 Figuren auf Tafeln. 242 und 182 Seiten Halbleinen. Die Einbände sind altersgemäss etwas beschmutzt und gebräunt und die Leinenrücken sind auch ein wenig beschmutzt. Innen befindet sich diese Ausgabe in einem guten Zustand. Es handelt sich hier um die seltene Originalausgabe. HP15 HP15

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        Violet Martineau, Sophia Lonsdale and the League to Abolish Poverty : small archive of items [Manuscript Letters and pamphlets]

      League to Abolish Poverty, 1934-1936 - A small, but unique collection of items relating to Violet Martineau, Sophia Lonsdale and the League to Abolish Poverty. Contents: autograph letter signed by Violet Martineau to a "Dear Miss Fell" -- autograph letter signed by Alice M. Humphrey to "My Dear Violet" -- Sophia Lonsdale funeral service programme, November 19th, 1936 -- typed letter signed by D. Binton Riddett, Hon. Sec. on headed "League to Abolish Poverty" notepaper, addressed to A. C. Garrad, 3rd May 1934 -- 2 League to Abolish Poverty pamphlets. Subjects: Poor -- Poverty -- Poor laws -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century. Notes: Sophia Lonsdale was the author of 'The English poor laws : their history, principles, and administration. Three lectures given at the University Settlement for Women, Southwark' (85p., London : P. S. King and Son, 1897) and an 8-page pamphlet, 'The evils of a lax system of out-door relief : a paper read at the third meeting of the Charity Organisation Conference held at Cheltenham, April 30, 1895.' Violet Martineau compiled 'Recollections of Sophia Lonsdale' (London : Murray, 1936). All items are in a very good condition, with some dulling and fading evident as with age. The League to Abolish Poverty material has some slight edge tears. Remains quite well-preserved overall. Further images and additional bibliographic information available on request. 1 Kg. 0 pp. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Vintage Silver Print of Climactic Scene from THE INFORMER

      [Np: The Photographer, ca. 1934 - 1935].. [Np: The Photographer, ca. 1934 - 1935].. Original double weight matte-finish gelatin silver print, 11 x 14" (with margins; image size 9 x 11 3/8"). Trivial smudge in left blank border, two minute dents in lower corner of image, otherwise near fine. A superb, quality print of this still image by Robert W. Coburn taken during the production of John Ford's multi-award-winning film adaptation of Liam O'Flaherty's novel, based on a screenplay by Dudley Nichols. This print bears the photographer's blindstamp in the lower margin, and is clearly a very high quality print, perhaps by Coburn himself, prepared for special use. The scene depicts Victor McLaglen, as Gypo Nolan at the climax of the film, being confronted by the IRA enforcer on the front steps of the apartment, just seconds before being shot. Robert W. Coburn (1900-1990) was one of the legendary greats of Hollywood still and portrait photography. This work for RKO predates his twenty-year association with Columbia Pictures. His portraits of Joan Crawford, Rita Hayworth, Katherine Hepburn, Henry Fonda, Marlon Brando, Orson Welles, Carol Lombard and many others have achieved almost iconic status.

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        THE YELLOW JOSS

      Angus and Robertson 1934 - True first edition.Yellow cloth covers with black titles to spine and front cover.Spine a little mottled,small dent top rear cover edge.Block is tight and sound,no names or stamps etc.Lovely copy throughout,hinges excellent.Frontis plate present and 18 photographic plates throughout text. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        THE CASE OF THE CURIOUS BRIDE (Presentation Copy of the First Edition)

      New York: William Morrow, 1934. New York: William Morrow, 1934. Gardner, Erle Stanley. THE CASE OF THE CURIOUS BRIDE. New York: William Morrow, 1934. First Edition, first printing. An exceptionally bright Fine copy in a Very Good original dust jacket. The jacket has light edge-wear and rubbing, a few blemishes to the back panel; the price has been neatly torn, not clipped, from the front flap but a RARE DUST JACKET by any standard and virtually never seen. INSCRIBED in the year of publication by the author: "To Tee Rose, who sees far beneath the surface/and knows how to write about it. / With all best wishes/ Yours, Erle Stanley Gardner/Christmas 1934." A very small newspaper photo and biography of Gardner has been pasted to one corner of the front free endpaper. Tee Rose, a young writer from San Francisco, became a lifelong friend of ESG and she always received his latest book in the mail immediately upon its publication. We have in stock quite a few of his presentation copies to her from 1934 to the early 1960s. THE CASE OF THE CUROUS BRIDE is the fifth mystery in Gardner's Perry Mason series. A woman claiming not to be a bride consults Mason about her "friend" whose husband, long thought to have died in a plane crash, turns up alive.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good.

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        Exhibition catalogue, inscribed and signed ("GeorgesB").

      N. p., July 10, [1934].. 1 p. on 6ff. Printed wrappers. Small 4to.. Apparently a letter draft, written on the next-to-last page (entitled "Notes"): "[...] Today 10th July in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred thirty four I told Tristan [?] that I would spend a weeks holiday with him [...]". - In pencil; somewhat brown-stained, cover rather browned and spotty.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris, Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        FLUGSPORT. Illustrierte flugtechnische Zeitschrift und Anzeiger für das gesamte Flugwesen, 8 Jahrgänge: 28 (1936), 29 (1937) und 31 (1939) bis 36 (1944). Fest eingebunden in 8 Bänden. Unter Mitwirkung bedeutender Fachmänner herausgegeben von Oskar Ursinus.

      Frankfurt a. M. : Verlag Flugsport, 1934 - 1944.. 8 Bände mit 8 Jahrgängen. Bibliothekseinband. Sehr guter Zustand. Einbände berieben. Bindungen fest. Seiten sauber. Der Titel stammt aus einer aufgelösten Spezialbibliothek für Luft- und Raumfahrt. Beachten Sie bitte unser umfangreiches Angebot zu diesem Thema. Versandkosten für das Ausland bitte vorher anfragen. Auf Anfrage schicken wir Ihnen gern eine Liste mit weiteren Bildern dieses Angebotes. zqx mbx

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