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        [Broadside]: !! Southern Welterweight Title Bout !! Last fight - 10 Rounds - of 1935 season. Stiffie Williams, Carterville, Ga. 146 lbs. Southern Welter Champion [vs.] Gene "Portion" Clark, Fayetteville, Tenn. 144 lbs. The Challenger

      Fayetteville, Tenn.: Bill & Berry's Backyard Arena. 1935. First. Four copies of this broadside, each identical except printed on different colors of paper stock (beige, pink, salmon, pale green). Each is 9" x 12". Age-toning and tiny nicks or tears; the beige example has a fairly large dampstain, the others are near fine. Apparently a bout of some consequence, the broadside states: "It is of especial interest that the PRIZED TITLE BELT held by Stiffie Williams will be at STAKE during the fight. The belt now on display downtown in the PLEASE-U BARBER SHOP window will go to the WINNER!!" Of some additional interest is the undercard: "The promoters are making this entire program an all star affair. They are bringing one of the most famous Southern Negro Middleweight Boxers, THE DREADED KID SHORTY STARR of Rome, Ga. to meet Fayetteville's own great Negro Middleweight TIGER HARRIS." We do not know who won this fistic fiesta, but do know that Gene "Portion" Clark was murdered - shot between the eyes - in Huntsville in 1940. OCLC locates no copies; this is your chance to get four. .

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        Soil Survey of Polk County, Texas. Series 1903, Number 36.

      Washington, D. C.: U. S. Government Printing Office, 1935. - 8vo., (9 x 6 inches). Large fine folding chromolithographed "Soil Map: Polk County Texas" (one or two new folds), 1 in-text map. Original publisher's printed wrappers, with map of Texas on rear cover (small chip from upper corner of rear wrapper, lightly browned). Provenance: Contemporary manuscript ownership inscription to front cover. First edition. With a very large folding map in full color showing the different types of soil in Polk County, Texas. "Creation of the Division of Agricultural Soils in the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) in 1894 marked the beginning of a national commitment to soil science and soil survey activities. By 1899, soil surveyors had commenced field investigations for the first USDA soil surveys; one century later, soil surveys have been published for most counties in the United States. The surveys - inventories consisting of narrative descriptions, tables, and maps - include a wealth of interpretive information about soil characteristics and properties and about their limitations and potentials. These interpretations of how soils respond to different uses assist land users in making appropriate decisions. And while Congress and the federal government have supported the soil survey effort to help guide agricultural development, surveys have side application in a variety of environmental and land management uses. The development of the national soil survey program grew out of the intellectual curiosity and personal ambition of two men in particular, Charles W. Dabney, Jr. and Milton Whitney. But it was research at state agricultural experiment stations that created the favorable climate for Dabney's and Whitney's successes. This state-level research grew from a desire by state agricultural leaders to understand their soils and the relationship of the characteristics of those soils to plant growth. Ultimately, they believed, knowledge would contribute to a healthy agricultural economy" (Helms, ed., p. 1). Douglas Helms, et al., eds., "Profiles in the History of the U.S. Soil Survey." For more information about this book, or a warm welcome to see it and other books in our library at 72nd Street, NYC, please contact Megan Scauri, M.A., M.L.S., in the Rare Book Department. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Now, Howard, no fooling with the toys.

      c. 1935 - Sheet size: 240 × 267 mm. Artists' agency ticket of R. P. Gossop Limited on verso. Pen and ink on wove paper. A lady shopper in a fur coat striding into a toy shop smirks over her shoulder at her husband, who is collapsing beneath the weight of her Christmas shopping. The cartoons and illustrations of Nicolas Bentley (1907-1978) were part of the warp and weft of English popular culture in the 1950s and 60s. Never savage, though often waspishly accurate and exuding an urbane air of amusement at the foibles of his fellows, Bentley's work was familiar to the public from a wide variety of publications. Between 1952 and 1954 he drew regular cartoons for the weekly Time and Tide, and after that for the daily News Chronicle. Between 1958 and 1962 he drew topical cartoons for the Daily Mail under the title "Watch My Line." He also drew many portraits, in black and white line, of famous people, for various papers, including over sixty for the Sunday Telegraph, which began publication in February 1961.

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        Rider in the Sun.

      Boston. Lothrop, Lee, and Shepard Company. 1935. - First Edition with the matching title and copyright page dates of 1935. With "Published May, 1935" and "Printed in the United States of America" on the copryight page. "Dan leaves home because he is driven by an impulse, as are many men, to seek an obscure idea. In his childhood, Dan's father inspired him by tales of a rider on a tall, black horse. The rider grew to symbolize achievement." From the inside front flap of the dustjacket. A very handsome copy in finely woven light gray cloth stamped brightly in red on the front boards and on the spine. Very clean and tight throughout, apparently an unread copy. With the exception of some scattered dust foxing on the top edges, the book is near fine. In the pictorial, striking dustjacket printed in red and black. The original price of $2.00 is at the top of the inside front flap. There are several small chips at the top and bottom of the spine ends and at the corners. The folds are edge-rubbed, and there is a 1" closed tear at the bottom of the left spine edge. Overall, a very handsome, collectible copy of this early adolescent novel by the author of "A Tomato Can Chronicle" and "The One-Eyed Poacher." Especially unusual in the original dustjacket. First Edition with the matching title and copyright page dates of 1935. With "Published May, 1935" and "Printed in the United States of America" on the copryight page. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Taps at Reveille

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1935 First edition, first printing. One of 5,100 copies. Publisher's green B cloth, with board panels ruled in blind, spine lettered in gilt. Very good, with some light rubbing to the corners, light vertical crease and minor toning to the spine, spine head lightly rubbed and worn, fresh boards, a hint of minor offsetting to the endpapers, bright and clean interior. Bruccoli A17.I.a. Taps at Reveille is Fitzgerald's fourth collection of short stories and the last book published during his lifetime. Each such collection was scheduled to follow the publication of Fitzgerald's novels; Taps at Reveille was published a year after Tender is the Night. The collection contains eighteen stories, including: "Crazy Sunday," "A Woman with a Past," "The Last of the Belles," and "Babylon Revisited." According to the publisher, Fitzgerald chose his best short stories for this collection. These selections are full of poignant and amusing stories of youth, gaiety and adolescent error. "Babylon Revisited" is probably the most mature story of the collection, with its rueful contemplation of the Jazz Age in Paris and its follies. (Edith H. Walton, The New York Times).. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.

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        Home Ranch

      Charles Scribner's Sons, New York - 1935, 1st Edition. () Very good in fair dust jacket. xvii, 346pp. Octavo. Brick red cloth with black lettering on spine and front cover. Some light bumping to spine and corners. Fading on spine and light wear to boards. Very light discolouration to endpapers. B / W frontis. B / W illustrations throughout. Light wear to outer edge of text block with top edge reddish and long outer edge roughly trimmed. In dust jacket, worn, especially around edges and price clipped. Dust jacket has some soiling and creasing, discolouration along bottom edge, mild chipping and closed tears along edges. There is a large (2 1 / 4" X 1 3 / 4") chip at top of spine and a 4 inch closed tear running onto front of jacket. There has been a small amount of professional restoration done to jacket. A nice copy. Illustrated by the author. A true first edition as signified by the Scribner's A. Will James was a cowboy, cattle rustler, beloved author and artist of the American West. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        SEVEN PILLARS OF WISDOM.A Triumph

      Jonathan Cape.London.,1935. FIRST TRADE EDITION.4to.Illustrated throughout with portraits,maps,plans and line drawings.Finely bound in recent full tan morocco,raised bands,gilt.Red title label,gilt.Single gilt border on boards.Top edge gilt.A fine copy.:

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        HUTCHINSON'S DOG ENCYCLOPAEDIA, 3 Volumes

      Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., London - Circa 1935. Three volumes, bound in heavy green cloth, red title labels on spine with gilt lettering, cream endpapers. From the near fine condition of the covers & endpapers, it would appear that the set has been professionally rebound. Volume I, containing parts 1 to 18, has tinted page edges & the parts have been bound without the individual paper covers. Volume II (parts 19-35) & Volume III (parts 36-56) don't have the tinted page edges & the individual paper covers are included in the binding. The set contains over 3000 b/w illustrations and many colour and art plates. As this is a very large & heavy set (over 20 lbs.), additional shipping charges may be required for some destinations. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        MEGALITHES DU HAUT LAOS (HUA PAN, TRAN NINH) [Two Volumes]

      Paris: Les Editions d’Art et d’Histoire. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1935. Paperback. Light foxing along edges some pages. ; 18 x 28 cm.; Series: Publications de l’Ecole francaise d’Extreme-Orient ; v. 15-16. Two volumes. Volume 1--pp. 271 + 69 plates; Volume 2--pp. 358 + 33 plates and 2 color plates, bibliography, index plus tables of 233 figures, 12 maps, 102 plates, and 2 color plates, table of contents; pages uncut. Publication de l'Ecole Francaise d'Extreme-Orient. "This is the fundamental and authoritative work on the megalithic remains in Upper Laos in the area known as the 'Plain of Jars'. The work is based on three expeditions made between 1931 and 1933 and describes the finding of the menhirs of Hua Pan (or Houa Phan) and the jars of Tran Ninh (or the Plain of Jars). The work is lavishly illustrated with photographs and drawings which illustrate Colani's findings." Cordell #81 (NOTE: Due to weight/size of two volumes a postage surcharge will apply for customers located outside the U. S. ) .

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        100% Money: Designed to Keep Checking Banks 100% Liquid; To Prevent Inflation and Deflation; Largely to Cure or Prevent Depressions; And to Wipe Out Much of the National Debt

      New York: Adelphi Company 1935, 1st Edition. () xx, 212pp. Very good. Octavo. Original navy blue cloth boards. Oxidized gilt lettering on spine. Bookplate of previous owner on front paste-down endpaper. Old pencil eraser markings on title. Textblock is clean and crisp. Fisher used this book to propose a new monetary concept of a "100% money" system. He wanted an independent commission to increase money supply every year in keeping with the needs of the economy. Preface by author. Foreword by Robert H. Hemphill, former Credit Manager of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. Previously a part of the Gerald M. Meier library, the Konosuke Matsushita Professor of International Economics and Policy Analysis, Emeritus, at Stanford Graduate School of Business. An attractive copy of an abiding economic theory..

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        Paths of Glory

      Viking, New York 1935 - First edition. Spine gilt a little rubbed, near fine in near fine dustwrapper with some internal repairs and a scrape on the front panel. Inscribed by the author: "To the Murrays from Humphrey." The author's only book, one of the great anti-war novels, based on real incidents during WWI. The film rights were purchased two decades later by Kirk Douglas, who hired the relatively unknown Stanley Kubrick to direct. Starring Douglas and Adolphe Menjou and scripted by Kubrick, Jim Thompson, and Calder Willingham, the film was a technical and critical triumph and ranks with *All Quiet on the Western Front* as perhaps the of greatest anti-war films. Uncommon signed. See this book in 3D on our site. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Exile's Return A Narrative of Ideas

      Jonathan Cape, London 1935 - Cowley's famous book about the expatriates and their art in Paris in the 20's. A very sharp copy in an almost fine dust jacket with some small nicks at the corners and edges. Much scarcer than the U.S. edition. "Hemingway, Gitzgerald, Dos Passos, Cummings, Josephson, Crane, Wilson - these men are representative members of what has come to be called the Lost Generation." - dj flap. Size: Octavo [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        OFFICINA PRAGENSIS. OPUS PRIMUM

      Prague: Offficina Pragensis, 1935. stiff paper portfolio containing 5 loosely inserted illustrations mounted on heavy paper stock, enclosed in original folding box. folio. stiff paper portfolio containing 5 loosely inserted illustrations mounted on heavy paper stock, enclosed in original folding box. Limited to 70 numbered copies; 50 for sale and 20 for the illustratior. This is set number 63. A portfolio of original lithographs by Hugo Steiner-Prag showing scenes of Prague. Each lithograph is signed and dated in pencil by the illustrator. Only 5 of the 12 plates are present in this copy.

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        Chinon, Visions Du Passé. Gravures Originales [SIGNED] Preface by Georges Berr.

      Albert Arrault, Tours 1935 - 4to. 1/5 signed copies. Unpaginated. Portfolio binding in half cloth over paper boards with paste-down illustration on cover, marbleized endpapers. The laid-in mats are of brown paper with black border, and description of gravure. Twenty-one matted original woodcuts, plus the 4 title pages of each section, main title page and example on the recto of presentation, and small illustrations in preface text. Twenty-five original woodcuts signed by Dubreuil. Preface is signed and has a separate inscription by Georges Berr to Louis Verneuil (May 14, 1893 - November 3, 1952) who was a French playwright, screenwriter, and actor.Born in Paris, Verneuil wrote approximately sixty plays and was best known for comedy. Many of his works were produced on Broadway including Jealousy (1928) which starred John Halliday and Fay Bainter; and Affairs of State (1950) which starred Celeste Holm and Harry Bannister. Affairs of State ran for 610 performances at the Music Box Theatre and was the first work Verneuil wrote in English.His screenwriting credits include Avec Le Sourire (With a Smile) (1936) which starred Maurice Chevalier, and Cosas de Mujer (Feminine Wiles) (1951). The Bette Davis film Deception (1946) was based on his play.Verneuil was once married to Lysiane Bernhardt, the granddaughter of Sarah Bernhardt.Verneuil committed suicide at the age of 59 by slashing his throat. Police found his body in a bathtub. Verneuil is buried in the Père Lachaise Cemetery. Limitation is signed by the presenter, Georges Collon. Fine. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        La route du bagne.

      Ferenczi. 1935 - - Ferenczi., Paris 1935, 12x19cm, broché. - Edition originale sur papier courant, il n'a été tiré que 5 Hollande et 20 vélin en grands papiers. Précieux envoi autographe signé de l'auteur à son ami le peintre montmartrois (André) Dignimont : " à mon vieil ami André Dignimont en souvenir de la chanson des Bat' d'Af' / très affectueusement / Francis Carco." Dos légèrement insolé sans gravité. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Taps at Reveille

      Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1935 - "Taps at Reveille" by F. Scott Fitzgerald. First Edition, First Printing in the rare original First Issue dust jacket. Published by Charles Scribner's Sons in New York in 1935. The book measures approximately 7.75" x 5.5". There are 407 pages of text. First Issue of the book with pages 349-352 uncancelled. First issue dust jacket with the $2.50 stamped on the front flap. The dust jacket is in very good condition. Minor chipping and edgewear to the extremities, more so to the top and bottom of the spine. Sun fading to the spine, with additional wear to the joints. Overall, a much nicer example than normally encountered. The book is in near fine to fine condition. The only flaw being some darkening to the front endpaper and pastedown. A wonderful addition to any rare book library. Please view the many other rare titles available for purchase at our store. We are always interested in purchasing individual or collections of fine books. Inventory #(E7-7) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        ALMANAQUE LITERARIO 1935

      Editorial Plutarco, Madrid 1935 - Primera edición. Colaboraciones de: Federico García Lorca; Norah Borges; E.Diez Canedo; María Zambrano; José Bergamín; Ramón Gómez de la Serna; Juan José Domenchina; Benjamín Jarnés; Serrano Plaja, etc. Portada y confección de Mauricio Amster. Encuadernación en medio cuero con punteras. Tejuelo con títulos en oro. Cubierta original en muy buena condición 303 págs.

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        Going Southward

      [No place -Paris?: Frederic Prokosch]. 1935. First. First edition. Batik wrappers with silver foil printed label. 24mo. A little rubbed, near fine in unprinted and possibly original acetate dustwrapper. Out of a total edition of 33 copies, this copy is unnumbered and designated by the author by hand as a "Special Copy on Cherry Vellum" paper. Signed by the author. A brief poem, one of the author's rare "butterfly books." Prokosch was an American novelist of remarkable promise who later fell under a cloud for manufacturing some spurious "rare first editions," which he did while experimenting with the handpress he used to manufacture the butterfly books. Additionally he reprinted some of the books between 1978-1980, but the provenance of this book, and the owner's notes that accompany the book, indicate that it was obtained in the 1950s. His reputation has suffered despite the fact that his books were both a critical and popular success at the time of publication. Rare. Of the 33 copies, OCLC locates four copies in institutions. .

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        Psychic Reminiscences

      The author 1935 - *The price of this item HAS BEEN temporarily reduced until Sunday, Oct 26 as part of our October Abebooks Sale. Order now for BEST SAVINGS! #72 of an unstated limitation, signed by King; 43 pp., copiously illustrated; original batik boards & cloth backstrip, covers worn, some foxing, else overall good. Photos available upon request.

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        Uber die Natur der Genmutation und der Genstruktur

      1935. <p>Timofeeff-Ressovsky, Nikolai Vladimirovich (1900-1981), K. G. Zimmer and Max Delbruck (1906-81). Ueber die Natur der Genmutation und der Genstruktur. Offprint from Nachr. Ges. Wiss. Gottingen, math-fis. Kl., Fachgr. 6, 1 (1935). 8vo. [189]-245pp. Berlin: Weidmannsche Buchhandlung, 1935. 253 x 178 mm. Original green printed wrappers. Stamp on upper wrapper but fine and unopened. </p> First Separate Edition. Garrison-Morton 254.1. One of the key conceptual papers in the early history of molecular biology. This paper represented the debut in genetics of the physicist Max Delbruck, a student and lifelong friend of Niels Bohr.</p><p> Delbruck turned from quantum physics to biology after being inspired by Niels Bohr&#39;s speculations, in his 1935 lecture "Light and life," about the application of quantum mechanics to problems in biology. Delbruck won a share of the Nobel Prize for physiology or medicine in 1969 for his discoveries concerning the replication mechanism and the genetic structure of viruses. </p><p> "Ueber die Natur der Genmutation und der Genstruktur" (often referred to as "the green paper" after the color of its wrappers, or the "Dreimanner" paper after the number of its authors) is divided into four sections. The first, by Timofeeff-Ressovsky, describes the mutagenic effects of x-rays and gamma rays on Drosophila melanogaster; the second part, by Zimmer, analyzes Timofeeff-Ressovsky&#39;s results theoretically. The third and most remarkable section, by Delbruck, puts forth a model of genetic mutation based on atomic physics that "shows the maturity, judgment and breadth of knowledge of someone who had been in the field for years . . . its carefully worded predictions have stood the test of time" (Perutz, p. 557). </p><p> The three authors of the paper "concluded that a mutation is a molecular rearrangement within a particular molecule, and the gene a union of atoms with which a mutation, in the sense of a molecular rearrangement or dissociation of bonds, can occur. The actual calculations of the size of the gene, deduced from calculations on the assumption of a spherical target, were not cogent, as Delbruck wryly admitted in his Nobel Prize lecture, but the entire approach to the problem of mutation and the gene adopted by the three collaborators was highly stimulating to other investigators" (DSB [suppl.]).</p><p> The Timofeeff-Zimmer-Delbruck paper provided much of the material for Erwin Schrodinger&#39;s book What is Life? (1944), a work that takes a "naive physicist&#39;s" approach to the problems of heredity and variation; it is often cited as having inspired Watson, Crick, Wilkins and others to focus their careers on the problems of molecular biology.</p><p> The relationship between Schrodinger&#39;s book and the Timofeeff-Zimmer-Delbruck paper is examined in detail in Max Perutz&#39;s 1987 paper "Physics and the riddle of life," which points out, among other things, that the two most important chapters in Schrodinger&#39;s book were paraphrased from "Ueber die Natur der Genmutation und der Genstruktur." </p><p>"In retrospect, the chief merit of What is Life? is its popularization of the Timofeeff, Zimmer and Delbruck paper that would otherwise have remained unknown outside the circles of geneticists and radiation biologists" (Perutz, p. 558). Perutz, "Physics and the riddle of life," Nature 326 (1987): 555-559. </p>

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        [Op. 27]. Deux Nocturnes pour le Piano dédiés à Madame la Comtesse d&#39;Appony... Op: 27

      Paris: Maurice Schlesinger... Leipsig: Breitkopf et Hartel... Londres: Wessel et Compie.: [PN M. S. 1935]. [July 1836]. Folio. Disbound. 1f. (title), [i], 2-11, [i] (blank) pp. Engraved. Price: "6 f." Publisher&#39;s handstamp to lower right corner of title.& & Old paper repair to outer edge of pp. 5-6. & & A very good copy overall. . First French edition. Grabowski-Rink 27&#150;1-Sm. Chomi ski-Tur o p. 142. Hoboken 4, 290.

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        Hollywood Cemetery

      London, Gollancz,, 1935. Octavo. Original black cloth, titles to spine in green. With the dust jacket. The odd mark to several pages, spine very gently rolled but an especially fresh copy in the nicked dust jacket with just a trace of fading at the spine. First Edition, First Impression. Very scarce in this condition.

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        The 39 Steps (Original Pressbook for the 1935 film)

      London: Gaumont. 1935. Original pressbook, American issue with American ads distributed in New York by the Gaumont Picture Corporation of America for the classic 1935 film, based on the 1915 novel by John Buchan. Card wrappers with a color lithograph design, saddle stitched, 12" x 18". 20pp. Faint horizontal fold as issued. Some minute nicking at the edges, pages slightly toned, but bright and very near fine. The 39 Steps is often considered Hitchcock&#39;s first masterpiece in a career noted for several. His adaptation of Buchan&#39;s novel proved (as usual) to be an improvement on the source material, adding two female characters and removing a couple of serious implausibilities. Another aspect of inestimable importance is that Hitchcock found in this film a theme that would become his favorite: an innocent man on the run, clever and resourceful, but surrounded by a conspiracy neither he nor the audience understands. A rare and blazingly beautiful artifact from one of the foundational espionage thrillers of the 20th Century. .

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        Echo's Bones and Other Precipitates

      Europa Press, Paris 1935 - First edition. Self-wrappers. Very good or better with a bit of off-setting to the wrappers, and the bottom corner a trifle bumped. Of a total of 327 copies, this is one of 250 numbered copies on alfa paper. A nice copy of an early and scarce title. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Funeral March of a Marionette: Charlotte of Albany&#11;

      London: Hogarth Press, 1935. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine+/Fine. First Impression ("First published 1935" on the copyright page). Small, slim 8vo; [10], 11-96pp, with a portrait frontispiece and two other full-page illustrations. Publisher&#39;s black cloth, the spine gilt; in the blue Vanessa Bell dust jacket printed in reddish-brown and priced 4s/6d. A Very Fine copy, square, tight and bright; in a Fine jacket, the spine just barely toned. Woolmer 360, one of only 1500 copies printed, and quite scarce in such superb condition. & ¶The rather odd life of the eighteenth-century duchess, spent largely in a Rome, a city to whose beauties and antiquities she was blind. Based on newly mined letters that had recently been presented to the Bodleian. Buchan was wife of the author (The Thirty-Nine Steps) and Governor General of Canada John Buchan. Note: With few exceptions (always identified), we only stock books in exceptional condition, with dust jackets carefully preserved in archival, removable polypropylene sleeves. All orders are packaged with care and posted promptly. Satisfaction guaranteed.&

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        Taps at Reveille

      New York: Charles Scribner&#39;s Sons, 1935 First edition, first printing, second state. Inscribed and signed by the author in black ink on front endpaper: "For Jim Hurley / adhesive tape expert / (&#39;May every tape- / writer ribbon prove / to be an adhesive / tape&#39; Dorothy Dix) / From his friend / F Scott Fitzgerald / Ashville 1936". Bound in the publisher&#39;s original dark blue cloth. A near fine copy, with light wear to the spine ends, light rubbing to the corners, a hint of spotting on the page edges and the front and back hinges. A very attractive copy. Fitzgerald inscribed this copy of Taps at Reveille to his friend James B. Hurley, a clerk at the Grove Park Inn in Asheville, North Carolina, a resort hotel where the author resided from 1935 - 1936. Fitzgerald first traveled to Asheville on an extended visit due to personal health concerns about his lungs and stayed after he moved his wife Zelda to the Highland Hospital at Asheville. Hurley worked for Fitzgerald for nine months after applying to a classified advertisement for a typist. He typed Fitzgerald&#39;s manuscripts, manually manipulating his typewriter to create a triple-space between lines, Fitzgerald&#39;s preferred layout for editing. Additionally, Fitzgerald had Hurley assist with his finances, including contacting The Saturday Evening Post for payments when Fitzgerald&#39;s checking account was running low. When the two parted ways, Fitzgerald bequeathed Hurley with two manuscripts for his short stories and three signed novels, including this one. Bruccoli and Baughman, 124. Taps at Reveille is Fitzgerald&#39;s fourth collection of short stories and the last book published during his lifetime, one year after Tender is the Night. The collection contains eighteen stories, including: "Crazy Sunday," "A Woman with a Past," The Last of the Belles," and "Babylon Revisited." According to the publisher, Fitzgerald chose his best short stories for this collection, ones full of poignant and amusing stories of youth, gaiety, and adolescent error. "Babylon Revisited" is perhaps the best-known; it is a rueful contemplation of the Jazz Age in Paris and its follies (Edith H. Walton, New York Times).. Inscribed by Author. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine.

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        The 39 Steps (Original Pressbook for the 1935 film)

      London: Gaumont. 1935. Original pressbook, American issue with American ads distributed in New York by the Gaumont Picture Corporation of America for the classic 1935 film, based on the 1915 novel by John Buchan. Card wrappers with a color lithograph design, saddle stitched, 12" x 18". 20pp. Faint horizontal fold as issued. Some minute nicking at the edges, pages slightly toned, but bright and very near fine. The 39 Steps is often considered Hitchcock&#39;s first masterpiece in a career noted for several. His adaptation of Buchan&#39;s novel proved (as usual) to be an improvement on the source material, adding two female characters and removing a couple of serious implausibilities. Another aspect of inestimable importance is that Hitchcock found in this film a theme that would become his favorite: an innocent man on the run, clever and resourceful, but surrounded by a conspiracy neither he nor the audience understands. A rare and blazingly beautiful artifact from one of the foundational espionage thrillers of the 20th Century. .

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        Eigenh. Brief mit U.

      Hospental, 30. Dezember 1935.. 2 SS. 4to. Gelocht.. An den Musikkritiker Otto Maag in Basel mit Neujahrswünschen und weiteren Nachrichten. &quote;Ich bin im Begriff, nach Kopenhagen zu reisen, um Anfang Januar [ ] mit meiner Tätigkeit zu beginnen. Vor einigen Tagen kam auch die definitive Bestätigung meines Vertrags zur Leitung der deutschen stagione 1936 am Teatro Colon in Buenos Aires. Es ist das vierte Mal, das ich hingehe und ich tue es, trotz der unsinnigen Arbeit, mit grosser Freude. Ich hoffe, Carl Ebert trotz seiner Bedenken wieder mitzubekommen; andernfalls empfehle ich Hartung.&quote; - Busch war aus Protest gegen die Nationalsozialistische Diktatur ausgewandert, obwohl er nicht Jude war.

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        Tecnica della Xilografia. Illustrazioni e tavole originali in nero e a colori.

      Ettore Bartolozzi Editore in Milano, MCMXXXV (1935). In 4to, front. in rosso / nero, pp. XVI, 257, numerosissime xilografie, alcune a colori: 7 tavole n. t, 64 tirate a parte e applicate, 65 figure n.t. (molte applicate), numerose testatine e capilettera, vari finaletti in grigio (testata e finale incisi espressamente da G. Mainini), leg. orig. in mezza tela, titolo in rosso. Unica edizione di 250 esemplari numerati su carta speciale "Formosa Editio" delle cartiere di Maslianico, il ns. esemplare n. 60, premessa di Arthur M. Hind (specialista del British Museum). Importante e ricca bibliografia illustrata, alla quale hanno nomi importanti come collaborato De Carolis, Dogliani, Bruno da Osimo, Baldinelli, Marussig, Fioravanti, Mainini, Morbiducci, Nonni, Pianigiani, Patocchi, Servolini, Buscaroli, Villani, Vicenzi, Carmignani, Dessy ecc. Ex libris di appartenenza ?Gino Mazzanti?. Esemplare interessato da sporadico foxing e da un ingiallimento dei tagli, comunque in buona conservazione.

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        Holzschnitt um 1935. Neudruck 1967 von G. di San Lazzaro, Paris. 100 Exemplare auf BFKR-Bütten. Unten links im Stock monogrammiert.

      - 23,1 : 27,1 cm auf 42,2 : 50,3 cm. Roethel Anhang I, 2 u. III, 24 b), Abb. 70. - Auf der Rückseite (ausserhalb des Holzschnitts) bedruckt: &#132;KANDINSKY, Bois original inédit (1935) / Tiré à 100 épreuves numérotées avec marges." - Von diesem Stock sind keine Originaldrucke bekannt.

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        LES CAHIERS

      Paris: Les Amis de Colette, 1935. No. 95 OF 175 COPIES, each volume SIGNED in the colophon n. Hardcover. A Very Rare Example of a Set this Large in Bonet Bindings. 311 x 241 mm (12 1/4 x 9 1/2"). Four volumes. No. 95 OF 175 COPIES, each volume SIGNED in the colophon. FANCIFUL GRAYISH-BROWN CRUSHED MOROCCO, INLAID AND DECORATED WITH GILT AND SILVER, BY PAUL BONET (stamp-signed on front turn-ins), covers with an all-over design comprising rows of alternating deeply impressed gilt circlets and inlaid morocco dots of turquoise, pink, sea green, or citron morocco (each volume with inlays matching the color of the bound-in original wrappers), upper cover of each volume with a different whimsical rectangle formed by looping and cresting silver calligraphic flourishes; flat spines with gilt titling, endpapers matching original wrappers of each volume, top edges gilt, other edges untrimmed. In the original morocco-trimmed, leather-lined chemises and matching slipcases. With 24 engravings, six each by Dignimont, Daragnès, Moreau, and Segonzac. TITLE PAGE OF VOLUME I with presentation inscription to Monsieur J. Ortiz-Linares SIGNED BY COLETTE, AND WITH A SMALL ORIGINAL INK SELF-PORTRAIT below the signature. For the binding: Bonet "Carnets" 320-23. Half title of volume III with light brown smudge to head edge, otherwise A CHOICE SET, the text clean, fresh, and bright, and THE BINDINGS LUSTROUS AND WITHOUT ANY SIGNS OF USE. This luxurious set, with its smooth paper, excellent printing, pleasing illustrations, and lovely bindings, embodies that French sophistication Colette portrayed so vividly in her writings. (Virginia Woolf complained that just reading Colette made her feel dowdy.) Proclaimed by Britannica "the outstanding French writer of the first half of the 20th century," Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette (1873-1954) published her first novel in 1900, and wrote prolifically for the next half century, amassing an oeuvre of more than 50 novels and scores of short stories and essays. Her writings are notable for their vivid sensual descriptions and for their indomitable female characters. A "New York Times" review observed, "Colette&#39;s courtesans don&#39;t die of tuberculosis. They guard their jewels and railway shares and, with good humor and a firm hand on the servants, gracefully grow old." Included in our four volumes are the author&#39;s most famous novel, "Chéri," its proto-text "Clouk," "Notes Marocaines," "La Decapitée," "En tournée," "Music-Hall," and "Portraits et Paysages." Colette was the first woman to be elected to the Académie Goncourt and the first to serve as its president. Her death did not put an end to her pioneering achievements: she was the first woman in France to be given a state funeral. A French citizen of Belgian origin, the bookbinder Paul Bonet (1889-1971) had been an electrician&#39;s apprentice and then a designer of women&#39;s dresses, but he was also a bibliophile, and one who was so disappointed by the quality of bookbinding available for his collection that he began to bind books himself. He became the leading bookbinder in France, creating unique and imaginative works of art in a modern idiom, and having a profound influence on the course of bookbinding, particularly on the continent. In 1971, the prestigious Prix Paul Bonet for outstanding bookbinding was instituted by the Centro del Bel Libro in Ascona, Switzerland, in his honor. At least as important as the books bound with his own hands are the designs he created for bindings executed by others. In "Carnets," Bonet describes the present bindings as "simple and elegant," and notes that his designs were executed by René Desmules and gilded by "Jeanne." Bonet almost never did full bindings on sets as large as the present one: ABPC does not list a single such item since at least 1975. Given the inscription and accompanying artwork here, these volumes could well have been commissioned by original owner Jorge Ortiz-Linares, Bolivian ambassador to France, a celebrated collector of French literature, the father of Jaime Ortiz-Patiño (famous in golf and bridge circles), and one of the richest men in the world at the time.

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        Mediterranean and Near Eastern Embroideries from the collection of Mrs. F. H. Cook

      Halton and Company, London 1935 - 10 x 12.5 Two volume Hardback boxed set in Very Good condition; Illustrated by 56 color plates, 78 black and white; GWO 2341. Scarce. Number 164 of 250. An excellent book on the embroideries of Algeria, Morocco, Greek islands, Turkey, the Caucasus, Persia, Turkestan and India. Volume 1: Text. Volume 2: Plates. Ex-library copy. Plates are library stamped on the reverse. Library stamps are also on the insides of covers and reverse of title page. Bar code to reverse of the title page of volume 1. Publishers original green buckram binding in matching slip case, gilt titling to spine and front covers and case. Embossed gilt bird on front covers.; 9.5; 87 pp. of text [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Salute the Jew!

      Chicago: Self-Published. Stapled. 108 black and white illustrations. "For Private Circulation Only" - from title page. Author presents his views on the final decision for world reign. Few light pencil markings to booklist on pages 70-71. Somewhat above-average external wear and soiling. Binding intact. A sound copy. (Singerman 322) . Fair. 1935. First Edition.

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        Aesop's Fables

      London: Published by George Harrap, 1935 - 1936. One of 12 sets of proofs pulled before the copper plates were steel-faced, each plate being in the final state, and each signed by Gooden at lower right corner. All plates measure 6-3/8 x 4-11/16 inches, except for the engraved title-page (9-7/8 x 7-1/2 inches) and final tail-piece (7-3/16 x 4-3/4 inches). A suite of proofs of the 12 engravings by Stephen Gooden for this book. Mint set, in cloth portfolio, with tissue guards. Campbell Dodgson, 104-115 . A rare and desirable suite of plates for what is widely considered Gooden's magnum opus, his Aesop's Fables, published by Harrap in 1936 in a limited edition of only 533 copies

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        The Unknown Quantity

      New York: Viking Press. (1935). First. First American edition. Translated by Willa and Edwin Muir. Fine in near fine dustwrapper with two tiny nicks and a little age-toning. Broch&#39;s second book to be published in the U.S. This copy nicely Inscribed by the author to the long-time film critic at the New York Herald Tribune: "For Thomas Curtiss in friendship H.B., N.Y. May &#39;39." The jacket design is by George Salter, one of the first covers Salter designed in the United States (Hansen. Classic Book Jackets). .

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        Têtes de Statues Gothiques [WITH 8 ORIGINAL PHOTOGRAPHS BY THE ARTIST LAID IN]

      Editions d'histoire et d'Art - Librairie Plon, Paris 1935 - Quarto. Unpaginated. [48]pp. Original photo-illustrated wrappers with black lettering on cover and spine. Frontispiece. Pictorial title page. Striking collection of 41 b/w photographs reproduced in photogravure showing heads of gothic statues in French and German cathedrals, mainly Chartres, Reims, Magdeburg, Würzburg, and in the Musée du Louvre. Laid in 8 silver gelatin photographs by Ilse Schneider-Lengyel, each one facing its printed version in the book. Some age wear on wrappers with parts of backstrip missing. Minor and sporadic staining, creasing and scuffing to wrappers. Book block slightly starting. Minor age-toning along paper margin. Text in French. Wrappers protected in custom mylar jacket in overall fair to good-, interior in good to good+, original photographs in very good condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: ERIC CHAIM KLINE, BOOKSELLER (ABAA ILAB)]
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        Postcard sent to Georges Vriamont by Paul Eluard and Andre Breton during their visit to Prague (Praha) in 1935 (signed by both)

      Prague 1935 - Eluard and Breton were in Prague probably for the International Surrealism Exhibition, they gave lectures there. Postcard is dated 2 IV 1935. Size 14 x 9 cm. In fine condition.

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        The Green Child. A romance.

      William Heinemann Ltd., London, 1935 - Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to spine gilt, black coated endpapers. With the dust jacket. Contents a trifle browned as usual, spine very slightly faded through the dust jacket but an exceptional copy in the very lightly tanned dust jacket. First Edition, First Impression. Read's only novel. A very uncommon book in this condition. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Around The World With The Alphabet, with 16 Pencil Sketches by Van Loon

      New York: Simon and Schuster, Inc., 1935. This copy has 16 loose pencil sketches by Van Loon, with descriptions he wrote. First Edition. Very good condition, slight rubbing on top-edges. Good jacket, has some tears, two minor ones repaired with tape. A must have copy for this rare book!

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        L'EROICA. Rassegna Italiana. Anno XXIV-XXV - Quaderno 197-198.:

      Gennaio/febbraio, Milano 1935 - (Codice CV/7819) In 4° (cm 33,5x24,7) 49 pp. In assoluto la più bella rivista del '900, impressa su sontuosa carta filigranata, barbe. Prezioso numero, dedicato a Alberto Martini, contiene 18 sue incisioni e disegni, di cui splendide 8 tavole a piena pagina (un disegno originale ripetuto in copertina). Brossura editoriale, ottimo stato. Euro 950 ~~~ SPEDIZIONE IN ITALIA SEMPRE TRACCIATA ~ Tutti i libri subito disponibili. Descrizioni precise, consegna rapida con imballaggio solido. All books are in stock in fine conditions or described meticulously. Very safe packaging ~

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