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        Historia Universal de la Infamia

      Tor Colección Megáfono, Buenos Aires 1935 - Falta el papel del lomo y en consecuencia la tapa y contratapa están sueltas pero en buen estado. El interior en buen estado. Tiene una firma en la portadilla y sello de librería en la portada. Optimo estado para encuadernar conservando las tapas. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Libros JyE]
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        The League of Frightened Men

      Farrar & Rinehar 1935 - First Edition, First Printing. This ORIGINAL First Printing dustjacket has benefitted from professional restoration. The end result is a beautiful dustjacket with NO chips or tears. This price clipped dustjacket is vibrant in color with NO fading to the spine. The book is in excellent condition. The binding is tight, with NO cocks or leans. The boards are crisp with minor wear to the edges. The pages are exceptionally clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a lovely copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION with the rare First Issue dustjacket in collector's condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        Spanish Maine

      London; John Murray. 1935, 1935. First edition. 8vo. 320pp. Fine in publisher's red cloth titled in gilt to spine and front board. Bright and clean. In a fine, bright dustwrapper, unclipped and unfaded. A very handsome copy indeed.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        TOP HAT (1935)

      RKO 1935 - Vintage original 11 x 14" (28 x 36 cm.) lobby card, USA. Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, dir: Mark Sandrich; RKO. Often considered the greatest of all the Astaire-Rogers films, and this is the only card in the lobby set which shows the famous pair dancing together, in the famous "Cheek to Cheek" number, to a musical score by Irving Berlin. This card has a couple of pinholes in each blank corner, a few minor smudges, the tiniest chip at the extreme blank top left corner, overall this is a wonderful example of this rare card, NEAR FINE.

      [Bookseller: Walter Reuben, Inc.]
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        Kuttel Daddeldu erzählt seinen Kindern das Märchen vom Rotkäppchen und zeichnet ihnen sogar was dazu. Faksimile.

      Ohne Ort, 1935. - FL0301 25,5 x 18,5 cm. Originaler Pappband mit blau-weiß gemustertem Buntpapierbezug und montiertem Vorderdeckelschild. Der Einband ist lichtrandig und etwas bestoßen, das Bezugspapier am Rücken ist abgerieben. Montiertes Etikett im vorderen Innendeckel ('Carpe diem'). Vorbesitzerstempel im hinteren Innendeckel. 8 Blätter mit 12 Zeichnungen des Autors, davon eine ganzseitig und mit Deckfarben handkoloriert sowie signiert mit 'J. R. M.' (= Joachim Ringelnatz Muschelkalk; die Witwe des Dichters). Durchgehend etwas stockfleckig. gutes Exemplar. Kayser-des Coudres 45. -- Erste Ausgabe. Eines von nur 30 Exemplaren (Gesamtauflage), die Karl Schönberg als Privatdruck für Freunde herstellen ließ. Faksimile eines von Ringelnatz mit der Hand geschriebenen und gezeichneten Manuskriptbuches. 450

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat und Buchhandlung Carl Wegner]
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        MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, A (1935)

      Warner Bros. 1935 - Vintage original 14 x 17" (35 x 43 cm.) jumbo lobby card. Olivia de Havilland, Dick Powell, James Cagney, Joe E. Brown, Mickey Rooney, Victor Jory, Ian Hunter, Veree Teasdale, Ross Alexander, Jean Muir, dir: William Dieterle, Max Reinhardt; Warner Brothers. A superbly wild version of the great Shakespeare play, made so popular as a Hollywood Bowl live extravaganza the year before that Warner Bros. hired Reinhardt and much of the cast (this brought de Havilland into movies) to make the film. The story is a grand comedy of errors. James Cagney plays Bottom, the Weaver, who during the spell turns into an ass. Warner Brothers set what, up to that time, may have been the most lavish ad campaign in their history, including a stunning set of jumbo lobby cards; presented here is the portrait card for James Cagney. Very few images of him from this film exist. There are various dings at the edges of this piece, but this is the nicest example of it which we have ever seen, NEAR FINE.

      [Bookseller: Walter Reuben, Inc.]
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        Trouwen

      1935 Rotterdam Nijgh & Van Ditmar NV 1935 - tweede druk - 20 x 14 cm - 165 pgs - origineel linnen met opdruk in zwart - roestplekken op de randen, verder goed

      [Bookseller: A. Van Zaelen antiquariaat]
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        Caviar to Cordial a Book of Recipes

      SIGN OF THE MERMAID, DETROIT, MI 1935 - covers rubbed, spine chipped, corners bumped, DATE PUBLISHED: 1935 EDITION: 129 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Princeton Antiques Bookshop]
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        My Life of Revolt

      London: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.,, 1935. With Forewords by Winston S. Churchill and George Lansbury. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine gilt, blue top-stain. With the dust jacket. Portrait frontispiece and 7 plates, illustrations within the text. Spine slightly faded, light spotting to edges, partial tanning to half-title. An excellent copy in the rubbed, spotted and partially faded jacket with a few short closed tears. First edition, first impression. Scarce in the dust jacket. The autobiography of the labour activist and MP David Kirkwood (1872–1955), with a foreword by Winston Churchill, who writes that, "David Kirkwood and the strong type he represents are the natural foes of tyranny… should the life and freedom of our race again be called in question we shall all find ourselves together heart and hand".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Seven Pillars of Wisdom, with a Lawrence of Arabia Memorial leaflet

      London: Jonathan Cape Ltd., 1935. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine/Very good . This is the British first edition, first printing in dust jacket, accompanied by a Lawrence of Arabia Memorial leaflet. Seven Pillars of Wisdom is the story of T.E. Lawrence's (1888-1935) remarkable odyssey as instigator, organizer, hero, and tragic figure of the Arab revolt against the Ottoman Empire during the First World War, which he began as an eccentric junior intelligence officer and ended as "Lawrence of Arabia." This time defined Lawrence with indelible experience and celebrity, which he would spend the rest of his famously short life struggling to reconcile and reject, to recount and repress. Lawrence famously resisted publication of his masterwork for the general public during his lifetime. The saga is remarkable. He nearly completed a massive first draft in 1919, only to famously lose it when his briefcase was mislaid at a train station. This first draft was never recovered. At a fever pitch, Lawrence wrote a new 400,000 word draft in 1920. This punishing burst of writing was followed by an equally brutal process of editing by Lawrence. In 1922, a 335,000 word version was carefully circulated to select friends and literary critics - the famous "Oxford Text". George Bernard Shaw called it "a masterpiece". Nonetheless, Lawrence was unready to see it distributed to the public. Finally, in 1926, a further edited 250,000 word "Subscribers' Edition" was produced by Lawrence - but fewer than 200 copies were made, each lavishly and uniquely bound. The process cost Lawrence far more than he made in subscriptions. To recover the loss, Lawrence finally authorized an edition for the general public - but one even further abridged and entitled "Revolt in the Desert". It was only in the summer of 1935, in the weeks following Lawrence's death, that the text of the Subscribers' Edition was finally published for circulation to the general public in the form of a British first trade edition. Here is the first British trade edition, first printing, a near fine copy in a very good dust jacket. The brown cloth binding is square, clean, and tight with bright spine and front cover gilt. We note only trivial shelf wear to the bottom edge and minor wrinkling at the spine ends. The contents remain bright and clean with no previous ownership marks. Light spotting appears confined to the untrimmed fore edges and just a few scattered spots to the endsheets. The dust jacket is complete, retaining the original front flap price and suffering no losses or spine toning. We note moderate overall soiling, with a 2.5 inch diameter ring stain to the rear face, as well as some wrinkling and short closed tears at the spine head, and some wrinkling at the lower front corner. The dust jacket is protected in a removable, archival quality clear cover. Laid in the book we find, and include with the book, a pristine copy of the "Lawrence of Arabia Memorial" leaflet. This single-fold leaflet was produced to raise funds for the T.E. Lawrence Memorial in St. Paul's Cathedral, as well as additional commemorations "some of which would be helpful to young people." The leaflet was signed by seven prominent "friends of Lawrence". "The undersigned friends of Lawrence, who know what he meant to his generation, approve these proposals and submit them to the public." Winston Churchill is listed among these seven, the balance being F.M. Allenby, Herbert Baker, Lionel Curtis, Augustus John, George Bernard Shaw, and Evelyn Wrench. Bibliographic reference: O'Brien A042

      [Bookseller: Churchill Book Collector]
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        Pylon

      Harrison Smith and Robert Haas, Inc., New York 1935 - 315 pp. Blue cloth covered boards, black band with gold lettering wrapping around boards. Price of $2.50 on front flap of dust jacket. A presentable copy of one of Faulkner's important works. Very Good book with age toning to front and rear pastedowns and darkening to the gutters in a near Very Good dust jacket with traces of edge wear, some light chipping, a bit of darkening and rubbing ot the spine panel, and age toning to rear panel . [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Evening Star Books]
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        Seven Pillars of Wisdom, with a Lawrence of Arabia Memorial leaflet

      London: Jonathan Cape Ltd., 1935. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine/Very good . This is the British first edition, first printing in dust jacket, accompanied by a Lawrence of Arabia Memorial leaflet. Seven Pillars of Wisdom is the story of T.E. Lawrence's (1888-1935) remarkable odyssey as instigator, organizer, hero, and tragic figure of the Arab revolt against the Ottoman Empire during the First World War, which he began as an eccentric junior intelligence officer and ended as "Lawrence of Arabia." This time defined Lawrence with indelible experience and celebrity, which he would spend the rest of his famously short life struggling to reconcile and reject, to recount and repress. Lawrence famously resisted publication of his masterwork for the general public during his lifetime. The saga is remarkable. He nearly completed a massive first draft in 1919, only to famously lose it when his briefcase was mislaid at a train station. This first draft was never recovered. At a fever pitch, Lawrence wrote a new 400,000 word draft in 1920. This punishing burst of writing was followed by an equally brutal process of editing by Lawrence. In 1922, a 335,000 word version was carefully circulated to select friends and literary critics - the famous "Oxford Text". George Bernard Shaw called it "a masterpiece". Nonetheless, Lawrence was unready to see it distributed to the public. Finally, in 1926, a further edited 250,000 word "Subscribers' Edition" was produced by Lawrence - but fewer than 200 copies were made, each lavishly and uniquely bound. The process cost Lawrence far more than he made in subscriptions. To recover the loss, Lawrence finally authorized an edition for the general public - but one even further abridged and entitled "Revolt in the Desert". It was only in the summer of 1935, in the weeks following Lawrence's death, that the text of the Subscribers' Edition was finally published for circulation to the general public in the form of a British first trade edition. Here is the first British trade edition, first printing, a near fine copy in a very good dust jacket. The brown cloth binding is square, clean, and tight with bright spine and front cover gilt. We note only trivial shelf wear to the bottom edge and minor wrinkling at the spine ends. The contents remain bright and clean with no previous ownership marks. Light spotting appears confined to the untrimmed fore edges and just a few scattered spots to the endsheets. The dust jacket is complete, retaining the original front flap price and suffering no losses or spine toning. We note moderate overall soiling, with a 2.5 inch diameter ring stain to the rear face, as well as some wrinkling and short closed tears at the spine head, and some wrinkling at the lower front corner. The dust jacket is protected in a removable, archival quality clear cover. Laid in the book we find, and include with the book, a pristine copy of the "Lawrence of Arabia Memorial" leaflet. This single-fold leaflet was produced to raise funds for the T.E. Lawrence Memorial in St. Paul's Cathedral, as well as additional commemorations "some of which would be helpful to young people." The leaflet was signed by seven prominent "friends of Lawrence". "The undersigned friends of Lawrence, who know what he meant to his generation, approve these proposals and submit them to the public." Winston Churchill is listed among these seven, the balance being F.M. Allenby, Herbert Baker, Lionel Curtis, Augustus John, George Bernard Shaw, and Evelyn Wrench. Bibliographic reference: O'Brien A042

      [Bookseller: Churchill Book Collector]
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        Der Mythus des 20. Jahrhunderts. Eine Wertung der seelisch-geistigen Gestaltenkämpfe unserer Zeit.

      Hoheneichen, München 1935 - Frontispiz, 773 Seiten. 3 nicht paginierte Seiten Verlagsanzeigen, goldgeprägter OHLdrbd., Kopfgoldschnitt, 22,5 cm. Vorzugsausgabe in Halbleder. - Auf dem hinteren Spiegel der gestempelte Besitzvermerk "Eigentum Reichsleiter Bormann". - Auf dem vorderen Spiegel mit dem jüngeren typographischen Exlibris eines Hamburger Bibliophilen. - Minimal berieben, sonst und insgesamt gutes Exemplar auf gutem Papier. 1002 Gramm. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Tautenhahn]
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        Little House on the Prairie

      Harper & Brothers Publishers 1935 - First edition. First Edition stated on the copyright page. Very good copy with some stains and minor foxing, some wear. No dust jacket. Comes in a custom-made slipcase. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bookbid]
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        Little House On The Prairie

      Harper & Bros, 1935-01-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1935: First Edition, Second Printing. With statement of "Second Edition" on the copyright page; "edition", in this case meaning "printing". With date code of "K-K", corresponding to October, 1935. In Good condition, showing light signs of age. Exterior shows rubbing to the edges and staining to the cloth. Binding lightly shaken. The pages are mostly clean, with the occasional smudge or stain. Small mark to side of page block. Several stamps from the previous owner to the prelims and terminals. Book plate from previous owner on front paste down. Good overall condition, a bit worn. Part of the original dust jacket is tipped in to the front free end paper.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Seven Pillars of Wisdom

      New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1935. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine/Very good . This is an immaculate first U.S. edition in the first state dust jacket and original publisher's slipcase. Seven Pillars of Wisdom is the story of T.E. Lawrence's (1888-1935) remarkable odyssey as instigator, organizer, hero, and tragic figure of the Arab revolt against the Ottoman Empire during the First World War, which he began as an eccentric junior intelligence officer and ended as "Lawrence of Arabia." This time defined Lawrence with indelible experience and celebrity, which he would spend the rest of his famously short life struggling to reconcile and reject, to recount and repress. Lawrence famously resisted publication of his masterwork for the general public during his lifetime. The saga is remarkable. He nearly completed a massive first draft in 1919, only to famously lose it when his briefcase was mislaid at a train station. This first draft was never recovered. At a fever pitch, Lawrence wrote a new 400,000 word draft in 1920. This punishing burst of writing was followed by an equally brutal process of editing by Lawrence. In 1922, a 335,000 word version was carefully circulated to select friends and literary critics - the famous "Oxford Text". George Bernard Shaw called it "a masterpiece". Nonetheless, Lawrence was unready to see it distributed to the public. Finally, in 1926, a further edited 250,000 word "Subscribers' Edition" was produced by Lawrence - but fewer than 200 copies were made, each lavishly and uniquely bound. The process cost Lawrence far more than he made in subscriptions. To recover the loss, Lawrence finally authorized an edition for the general public - but one even further abridged and entitled "Revolt in the Desert". It was only after Lawrence's death in 1935 that the text of the Subscribers' Edition was finally published for circulation to the general public in the form of British and U.S. first trade editions. Here is the U.S. first edition, first printing, truly fine in a very good first state dust jacket and housed in the scarce original publisher's slipcase. The volume itself is as good a copy as we have seen. The khaki cloth binding is flawless, with no discernible wear. The contents are beautifully bright with no previous ownership marks, no spotting, immaculate page edges, and perfect topstain. Searching for any signs of age or flaws, we can note only some transfer browning to the endpapers from the pastedown glue. The dust jacket is unclipped, retaining the original $5.00 front flap price. O'Brien reports three states of the first edition dust jacket. This is the first state, with a blank rear face. The dust jacket is substantially complete, with some minor chipping and wear along the upper edge, modest spine toning, and light soiling. The dust jacket is now protected in a removable, archival quality clear cover. The publisher's slipcase is in quite good condition, particularly given the fact that these thin cardboard slipcases were very fragile and few appear to have survived. This example remains complete and in one piece. A few seam splits are starting, but all seams remain attached and there is only light wear to a few slipcase corners. The pasted paper portrait panel on the front face remains clean and unchipped. Bibliographic reference: O'Brien A054

      [Bookseller: Churchill Book Collector]
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        Nor was I left without admonitions.

      c. 1935 - Sheet size: 197 × 290 mm. With printed label "Please acknowledge these illustrations as follows: Nicolas Bentley Drew the Pictures". Pen and brush in ink on wove paper. A confident woman, hands on hips, surrounded by three women giving her advice. 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.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Paths of Glory.

      New York: The Viking Press, 1935 - Octavo. Original blue and pink cloth, titles to spine and front cover gilt, top edge pink. With the dust jacket. Spine gently cocked with slightly worn ends and lightly rubbed gilding, top edges of boards slightly discoloured, small light marks to bottom edges of boards. A very good copy in slightly rubbed jacket with sunned spine and some chipping to spine ends and corners. First edition, first printing, presentation copy inscribed by the author on front flyleaf: "For Louis Greenfield from Humphrey Cobb." Cobb's popular anti-war novel, set in the trenches of World War I, took its title from Gray's Elegy: "The paths of glory lead but to the grave". The book later served as the basis for the critically acclaimed 1957 film of the same name, directed by Stanley Kubrick and starring Kirk Douglas.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Green Hills of Africa

      Scribners, 1935-01-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1935: First Edition, First Printing with both the Scrinber seal and the A present on the copyright page. In an original dust jacket with the proper price of $2.75 intact. In Good condition, in a Good Minus dust jacket. Clean pages, lightly age toned with very light foxing. Bookplate from previous owner present on front paste down. Spine typically faded and discolored, boards are sunned with very light tide marks. The dust jacket has nice front and rear panels, with a sunned spine panel missing a large chip at the head. There is a horizontal tear to the spine panel, and a tear to the fold of the front flap. The jacket is a bit fragile, but comes protected in a brand new, removable sleeve, and presents quite well. Rare in original dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        20,000+ SCIENCE FICTION, FANTASY AND HORROR PAPERBACK BOOKS

      [various places]: [various publishers] [1935-2000 with some later additions], 0000 First editions, first US editions, first UK editions, first paperback editions, plus selected later printings. My personal [20th Century] science fiction, fantasy and horror paperback collection, assembled and continuously upgraded over more than 30 years of collecting. 20,000+ books [with the "+" being several thousand---I stopped actually counting quite some time ago]. Remarkable both for the degree of completeness [US from 1939 and up, starting with the first Pocket Books printing of LOST HORIZON, the LA Bantam Tarzan---three variant copies present---and Shadow titles, etc, etc, and even including several hundred "adult xxx" titles; plus vintage UK from 1935 through 1960 plus selected later titles, plus a sampling of English-Language editions from other countries, etc; with an estimated 95% or so of all non-childrens/juvenile genre-labelled titles included, plus selected childrens/juvenile and non-genre-labelled titles] and for superior condition overall [the majority of books being Near Fine or better copies, save for normal paper aging]. The collection includes hundreds of signed/inscribed copies from dozens of authors/editors/artists and other contributors; plus a number of both US and UK paperbacks in Dust Wrapper; etc. I seriously doubt that there are more than a handful of comparable collections that exist anywhere in the world, and it is the only such collection that I have ever seen offered for sale at any price. Serious inquiries only, please. [NB: Due to the physical size/weight of this item, unless other arrangements regarding potential transportation are mutally agreed to, this item is available on a "pick-up" only basis].. Signed. First Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good.

      [Bookseller: Other Worlds Bookstore]
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        Mediterranean and Near Eastern Embroideries from the collection of Mrs. F. H. Cook. Plates

      London: Halton and Company. Very Good; 10 x 12.5 Hardback in Very Good condition. Slight bumps to . corners. Tight and clean. Plates unmarked.. 1935. Hardcover. Illustrated by 56 color plates, 78 black and white; Plate Volume only. GWO 2341. An excellent and scarce book on the embroideries of Algeria, Morocco, Greek islands, Turkey, the Caucasus, Persia, Turkestan and India. Publishers original green buckram binding, gilt titling to spine and front covers. Embossed gilt bird on front cover.; 9.5 .

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        Gershwin inscribed and signed photograph as frontispiece facing the title page of the program of the original 1935-1936 Broadway production of ?Porgy and Bess?

      Framed Display! Program Photograph inscribed ?For Kathleen ?" / Try this on your piano ?" / with best wishes. / George Gershwin Mar. 31 ?36.? Two facing pages, 8.5? x 11.75?. Frayed at outside edge of each page, glue stain and remnant in blank left margin of frontispiece. Double matted and framed to 25.75? x 21?. In apparent very good condition.Title page: ?The / Theatre Guild / Presents / PORGY and BESS / Music by / George Gershwin / Libretto by / Du Bose Heyward / Lyrics by / Du Bose Heyward and / Ira Gershwin / Settings by / Sergei Soudeikine / Orchestra Conductor / Alexander Smallens / Production Directed by / Rouben Mamoulian / Published by / Gershwin Publishing Corporation / New York, N.Y.?Opening on October 10, 1935, ?Porgy and Bess? closed on January 25, 1936, after 124 performances, then went on national tour. It has been revived on Broadway six times, most recently winning the 2012 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical.

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        The seven pillars of wisdom. A triumph.

      Jonathan Cape 1935 - First trade edition after 1935 limited edtion. First impression. Buckram cloth, gilt cover and spine title lightly sunned but still bright and readable. Gilt scimitars, motto to front cover. Plain endpapers. Deckled edges. Includes 4 fold-out maps, b/w plates only, no color. Illustration to pp 304-5 incorrectly listed as pp302-3. Binding tight and straight, corners show light wear. Owner name, date (11/30/35) to inner pastedown. Inner pages crisp and unmarked. Several pages unevenly cut but no tears or edgechips. ; 672 pages [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Books on the Boulevard]
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        Decoration Moderne dans L'interieur

      Paris: S. De Bonadona, 1935. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine. First Edition. Oblong portfolio, approximately 13.125 x 9.875 inches; ff [2] + 48; printed pale green paper boards; black cloth backstrip; black cloth ties; remains of bookseller's ticket to front pastedown; sheets clean and without tears; some slight bowing to sheets, else fine. (No date but 1930-1935 attribution based on OCLC/Worldcat dating). Presumed first edition. Illustrated with 48 lithograph and pochoir plates showing Bauhaus and especially Art Deco interior design mostly for residential and office space. A Table of the Plates is also printed. Introductory note by Parisian architect Henry Delacroix, who produced several portfolios of design ideas for various architectural settings. Painterly elements figure in some of the designs, showing the influence of modern masters such as Braque, Chagall and Mondrian. A fine and desirable example. Hard Cover.

      [Bookseller: Kuenzig Books, ABAA/ILAB]
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        Les campagnes navales de Mohammed Aly et d'Ibrahim.

      Imprimerie Nationale,, Paris, 1935 - 2 Bde. Paris, Imprimerie Nationale, 1935. 4°. (2) Bl., VI, 489 S.; 305 S. Mit 2 gefalt. Karten ("Comprenant le pays de Nedjd ou Arabie Centrale" und "Campagne navale de Juillet à Décembre 1832"), 1 Portrait-Tafel und 170 num. Tfln. Schwarze Ganzmaroquinbände über 5 erhabenen Bünden, mit zweifacher Goldfilete auf den Decken und vier der sechs Rückenfelder, Steh- und reicher Innenkantenvergoldung (Signiert: Zaehnsdorf, London). Lavishly illustrated Monograph on "the Founder of Modern Egypt". - Hervorragendes Exemplar dieser reich illustrierten Monographie über die herausragenden militärischen Fähigkeiten Muhammed Ali Pashas (1769-1848), "Begründer des modernen Aegyptens" und Gründer der königlichen Khediwen-Dynastie. Geschrieben wurde das zweibändige Werk auf Wunsch des ersten ägyptischen Königs Fouad von dem französischen Vize-Admiral G. Durand-Viel (1875-1959). Ursprünglich albanischer Herkunft, kam Muhammed Ali als Angehöriger der türkischen Armee 1799 nach Aegypten. Bereits 1803 wurde er zum Titular-Gouverneur von Djidda ernannt, im April 1806 erfolgte Alis Einsetzung als Vize-König von Aegypten. Die militärischen Erfolge der ägyptischen Truppen sowie seiner List (er lies unter einem Vorwand alle Fürsten der Umgebung, es waren um die 1200 Herscher, zur Hochzeit seines Sohnen Ibrahim kommen, schloss die Zitadellen bei Kairo und schlachtete alle ab in einer Nacht) erhöhten sein Ansehen bedeutend in ganz Arabien und im Vorderen Orient. Erstmals erachtete die europäische Politik Aegypten als wichtigen politischen Faktor. Die Bedeutung stieg noch durch Alis Expeditionen nach dem Süden und Syrien. Eine bedeutende Phase in Muhammed Ali Paschas Karriere wurde schliesslich auch seine Mitwirkung bei der militiärischen Unterdrückung des griechischen Aufstands durch die Türken. Sein grausamer Sohn Ibrahim, brannte auf der Peloponnes alles nieder und vergiftete alles Wasser. - Ein frisches und sehr dekorativ gebundenes Exemplar. An excellent copy in a decorative morocco binding of this lavishly illustrated monograph on the dynasty of Mohammed Ali Pasha (1769-1848), written by the French Vice-Admiral G. Durand-Viel (1875-1959) in commission of King Fouad of Egypt. Mohammed Ali, an Albanian lieutenant in the Ottoman army came to Egypt in 1799. The Ottomans elevate him to khedive or viceroy of Egypt 1806. Although Mohammed Ali was nominally a representative of the Ottoman Sultan he was for all intents and purposes an absolute ruler. He was dedicated to the modern development of Egypt, building factories, railways and canals, bringing in European architects and technicians to create a modern state. Ali was also an ambitious expansionist whose armies extended his power over Syria, Sudan, Greece and the Arabian Peninsula until by 1839 he controlled a large portion of the Ottoman Empire. - Full green morocco binding, with double gilt dentelles around sides and spine panels, gilt inside dentelles and top edges gilt (by Zaehensdorf, London). Sprache: Französisch Schwarze Ganzmaroquinbände über 5 erhabenen Bünden, mit zweifacher Goldfilete auf den Decken und vier der sechs Rückenfelder, Steh- und reicher Innenkantenvergoldung (Signiert: Zaehnsdorf, London). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Seven Pillars of Wisdom. A Triumph

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1935. Large octavo, with 54 illustrations including frontispiece, 4 folding maps, some minor foxing to endpapers otherwise crisp; very good, in three-quarter brown crushed morocco, spine with raised bands, gilt. An attractive copy of the first trade edition of T.E. Lawrence's autobiographical account of his experiences in the Middle East. Lawrence was one of the British officers sent from Syria to help the Sherif of Mecca in the Arab revolt against the Ottoman Turks in World War 1. The first printed edition of 1926 was a limited run for private circulation and then in 1927 a shortened version was printed with the title Revolt in the Desert. This 1935 edition was published the year after Lawrence's death. The 54 illustrations are a selection of black & white reproductions from the 1926 edition. They come from a variety of different work including photographs, works in oil, pastel, charcoal, pen and wash. 31 of the illustrations are by Eric Kennington (1888-1960). Lawrence had met Kennington in 1920 on tour through London contemporary art shows while searching for material to use for the illustrations in his book. Kennington, who had served on the Western Front, was already established as a World War 1 artist. Lawrence approached Kennington for advice and after Kennington read the book he travelled to the Middle East at his own expense to return with a series of pastel portraits that he exhibited in Leicester Galleries in London before publishing in the book. Some of the works in this series are now held in the Tate Modern. A very good copy of Lawrence's epic story described by Winston Churchill as "ranking with the greatest books written in the English language

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        Game-Used Polo Ball signed by Walt Disney with family provenance ? Disney?s cartoon ?Mickey?s Polo Team? was in production at the time the polo ball was signed

      n.p., [1935] Polo Ball Signed ?Walt Disney,? ?Jack Holt,? and ?Snowy Baker.? White wooden ball, 3? diameter ?" about the size of a baseball. Lightly soiled. The chipping on the ball occurred before it was signed indicating it is a game-used polo ball, probably hit by Disney! Purchased by University Archives from Tom Donaldson who states that this is ?a polo ball that my father had signed in 1935 by Walt Disney, Jack Holt and Snowy Baker...? On August 14, 1934, the annual midsummer list of polo handicaps was announced in New York. Ten goals was the highest rating. The ?Los Angeles Times? reported, ?The motion-picture colony in California, becoming more and more interested in polo, is represented in the list of changes by Will Rogers and his son, Will, Jr., both advanced two to three goals. Walt Disney, creator of Mickey Mouse, is listed at one goal instead of the beginner?s rating of zero ... Other changes included ... (Snowy) Baker, Rivera Country Club, 0 to 2...?From MousePlanet.com: ?[Will]

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        Schweizer Reisen 1935 - 1937. Privates deutsches Fotoalbum mit Originalaufnahmen und Postkarten in S/W aus den Schweizer Alpen und Deutschland (Berlin, Bayern, Franken).

      . in-4to, oblong, mit ca. 110 eingekl., meist kleinformatigen Photos und einigen Postkarten, mit handgeschriebenen Legenden bezeichnet, eingeklebt auch mehrere getrocknete Pflanzen (wie z.B. Edelweiss), Leinenband der Zeit mit Kordelheftung.. Das sorgfältig beschriftete Album enthält in erster Linie Bilder der Sommerferien in den Schweizer Alpen, wo das Wandern und Bergsteigen als Familie oder Gruppe festgehalten wurde ( z.B. Gipfelfotos auf 3000er in Graubünden). Die gutsituierte Familie stammt vielleicht aus Chemnitz (wie das Nummernschild des Wagens vermuten lässt) und ist im Mercedes unterwegs. Die Photos zeigen vorwiegend. versch. Landschaften (Rhone-Gletscher, Julier, Fuorcla, Munt Baseglia Gebäude, einige Gruppenbilder, wenige mit Auto, beliebt war offensichtlich v.a. das Engadin). Die Zwischentitel: 1) Schweizer Reise vom 28. Juli - 21. August 1935 im 10/50 Mercedes IV 52373. / 2) Ferienreise 1936 vom 30. Juli bis 19. August in die Schweiz. Friedrichshafen - Romanshorn - Ragaz - Zernez - Flüela Pass - St. Moritz - Silvaplana - Julierpass - Oberhalbstein - Chur - St. Gallen - Romanshorn - Lindau. / 3) Schweizer Reise Sommer 1937 mit meinen Geschwistern Emil und Trude (Zernez, Silvaplana). Weitere Bilderreihen zeigen Ausflüge innerhalb des deutschen Reiches, so die des Kegelklubs nach Berlin im Mai 36 mit Schloss Sanssouci, oder nach Berneck (Bayreuth) 1935 mit Gruppenfotos der reinen Männerriege. Aber auch einige andere Aufnahmen wie die des Erntedankfestes 1935 auf dem Bückeberg bei Hameln, einer jährlichen Grossveranstaltung des NS-Regimes mit hunderttausenden von Zuschauern und der Teilnahme Hitlers (die privaten Aufnahmen zeigen hier v.a. die Menschenmassen), oder ein Besuch in Kronach mit der Schwester, kommen vor. Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage.

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        Fraaß, Erich. - "Kornpuppen".

      . Zeichnung / Pinsel- & Farbstiftzeichnung, 1935/1937. Von Erich Fraaß. 63,0 x 57,5 cm (Darstellung / Blatt). Links unten signiert: "E. Fraaß". - Papier minimal knickspurig und etwas gebräunt. Links unten kleiner Einriß. Minimal stockfleckig. Verso Reste einer ehemaligen Montierung. Insgesamt noch gut erhalten. Erich Fraaß (1893 Glauchau - 1974 Dresden). Deutscher Maler und Grafiker des Spätexpressionismus. 1907-10 Ausbildung zum Lithografen. 1910-13 Besuch der Kunstgewerbeschule in Dresden. 1913-14 Studium an der Kunstakademie Dresden bei Oskar Zwintscher. 1914-18 als Soldat im Ersten Weltkrieg. 1918 Mitglied des Spartakusbundes. 1919-22 Fortsetzung des Studiums bei Robert Sterl und Meisterstudium bei Sterl. 1921 Großer Staatspreis und Jubiläumsstiftung der Stadt Dresden, Mitglied der Künstlergruppe "Die Schaffenden" um Conrad Felixmüller. 1925-26 Studienreisen u.a. in die Niederlande und nach Spanien; Teilnahme an der Internationalen Kunstausstellung in Dresden. 1931 Mitbegründer und Vorsitzender der "Neuen Dresdner Sezession" (1934 Verbot). 1945 Zerstörung des Ateliers auf der Ammonstraße und Verlust eines Großteils seiner Werke. 1947 Dozent, ab 1953-58 Professor für Malerei an der Hochschule für Bildende Künste Dresden (HfBK)..

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        A CLERGYMAN'S DAUGHTER

      London: Victor Gollancz, 1935.. Black sloth, spine lettered in yellowish- green. Spine a bit cocked, some foxing at edges, rear free endsheet cut away, otherwise a good, sound copy, without the dust jacket. First edition of Blair/Orwell's scarce third book. The first printing consisted of 2000 copies; Fenwick notes that 500 (or 1000) sets of Gollancz's sheets were exported for the US issue, but does not indicate if they were in addition to the 2000. FENWICK A.3a.

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        Die Märchen. ( Widmungsexemplar Thomas Theodor Heines ).

      Amsterdam, Querido, 1935.. 64 Seiten, 2 n.n. Blätter. Mit zahlreichen schwarz-weißen Illustrationen, illustrierter OPappband, Groß8° ( 24,5 x 19 cm ). Widmungsexemplar Th.Th. Heines mit handschriftlichem Eintrag aus dem Exil Heines in Oslo auf dem Vorsatz " Meinem lieben Doktor Tau herzlichst gewidmet! Weihnachten 1939, Oslo, Th.Th. Heine ". Einband berieben, etwas fleckig, Einbandrücken mit Beschädigung, Ecken und Kanten bestoßen. Innen wenige Seiten gering fleckig, ansonsten guter Zustand. - selten - ( Gewicht 400 Gramm ) ( Pic erhältlich / webimage available ).

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        Les Jardins.

      Ed. des Frères Gonin,, Lausanne, 1935 - Lausanne, Ed. des Frères Gonin, 1935. 77 S., 1 Bl. auf unbeschnittenem Bütten. Grüner Maroquinband über 4 Bünden, seidenen Innendeckeln mit Lederrahmen mit doppelten, ornamentalen Goldfiletten, 1. Vorsatz Seide auf Ölpapier, Rückengoldschrift, Kofpgoldschnitt, gefütterter HLdr.-Schuber. Tadellose Erhaltung. "Les Jardins" poèmes de la Comptesse de Noailles (original) illustrés et ornés, par Jean Berque, Typographie de Philippe Gonin, pour leurs amis. - Eines von 150 numerierten und von Jean Berque signierten Exemplaren. Sprache: Französisch Grüner Maroquinband über 4 Bünden, seidenen Innendeckeln mit Lederrahmen mit doppelten, ornamentalen Goldfiletten, 1. Vorsatz Seide auf Ölpapier, Rückengoldschrift, Kofpgoldschnitt, gefütterter HLdr.-Schuber. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Contes illustrées de 56 compositions en couleurs par Mariette Lydis.

      - Paris, Le Vasseur et C., 1935. In, 8, 3 voll., pp. 218, 199, 186 con 56 tavole a colori fuori testo incise su rame. Legatura piena pelle con fregi in oro ai piatti e al dorso e roulette interna dorata; conservate brossure originali;sguardie in seta,tagli superiori dorati. Cofanetto.Edizione numerata su vélin d'Arches (n. 546 su 956). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Tortilla Flat

      NY, Covici Friede, 1935, first edition, wrappers. Softcover. The dust jacket is glued at the spine and then wrapped around the book, these wrappered copies were issued in advance of the hardcover, probably for review and/or promotion, this was Steinbeck's breakthrough book, it follows the antics of Monterey's Mexican-American paisanos, although it is actually an allegory story of the Knights and the Round Table, Goldstone & Payne A4a, illustrated by Ruth Gannett, this copy is an Association Copy being presented by Alice B. Toklas to an unknown recipient ("From Alice B. Toklas/Paris, March 1945), Toklas was the lifelong companion of Gertrude Stein, the first trade hardcover was one of 4,000 copies, this wrappered advance copy is one of just 500 copies, especially scarce with this association. Spine faded, else a very good, solid copy, scare in this format.

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        Mutiny on the Bounty Glass Cinema Advertising Slide

      New York: National Studios, no date but, 1935. Glass slide, 83 x 100 mm., coloured transfer; very good in the original card mount. A Thousand Hours of Hell For One Moment of Love! A fantastic reminder that while scholars and historians have argued for centuries about the true motives of the Bounty mutiny, that no such doubts troubled the producers at MGM when they released their seminal film starring Charles Laughton and Clark Gable in 1935. These coloured glass slides are fragile and thus rare survivals. They were used in cinemas as advertising slides for coming attractions, and this particular one, with its prominent positioning of the Tahitian woman with just a bare silhouette of the boat in the background, is a reminder of precisely just how "exotic" the Pacific setting was thought to be. The tagline for the movie posters was just as explicit: "A Thousand Hours of Hell For One Moment of Love!" Although it is not possible to be certain, the figure may be based on the Hawaiian-born actor Mamo Clark, who played Gable's love-interest in the film.

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        ECHO'S BONES AND OTHER PRECIPITATES

      Paris: Europa Press, 1935.. Small quarto. Stiff printed wrappers. Strip of faint tanning along extreme lower edge of rear wrapper, otherwise a fine copy, with the number slip still laid in. First edition. The first substantial volume of Beckett's poetry, published in an edition of 327 copies, of which this is copy #97 of 250 copies printed on Alfa. The regular flow through the rooms of fine copies from Reavey's estate that characterized the '80s and early '90's seems to have dried up. F & F 22.

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        Konvolut von VIELEN HANDGESCHRIEBENEN NOTENBLÄTTERN IM ORIGINAL UND IN FORM VON ZAHLREICHEN ORIGINAL-LICHTPAUSEN SOWIE MIT VIELEN AUTOGRAPHEN UND EINIGEN VERLAGSSCHREIBEN AUS DEM BESITZ DES VERLEGERS, KAPELLMEISTERS UND KOMPONISTEN HERMANN STRÜBI AUS BASEL (siehe Kommentar).

      Um 1935-42.. Verschiedene Formate.. Diese Sammlung setzt sich zusammen aus 32 Sammelmappen und zahlreichen lose beiliegenden Einzelblättern. Aufgrund des großen Umfangs werden die einzelnen Lieder nicht einzeln hier aufgeführt. Aufgelistet sind hier nur grob umschrieben die einzelnen Mappen mit den Mappennummern und Titeln (so weit jene vorhanden sind): - I. MAPPENNR. 109. Hollywood Slow-Fox von Istvan von Varady. - II. MAPPENNNR. 551. Nationale Lieder. Komponiert von Hermann Strübi anlässlich des Preisausschreibens der Schweizer Illustrierten Zeitung. - III. MAPPENNR. 394. Jealousy Isle. - IV. MAPPENNR. 742. Circus Knie-Marsch. - V. MAPPENNR. 64. Ohne Titel. Mit vielen Notenblättern zum Lied "Schützefest". - VI. MAPPE OHNE NUMMER UND TITEL. Mit vielen Notenblättern zum Lied "Schnellzugsmarsch". - VII. MAPPENNR. 754. Ohne Titel. Mit Notenblättern zum Lied "Melancholie" u. a. - VIII. MAPPE OHNE NR. mit mehreren Notenblättern zum "Basler Vieri-Morgestreich". - IX. MAPPE OHNE NR. UND TITEL. Mit mehreren Notenblättern zum Lied "Dort auf der Rheinschanze". - X. MAPPENNR. 44 ohne Titel. Mit mehreren diversen Notenblättern, Schreiben, Notizblättern u. a. - XI. MAPPENNR. 20. In der Schwiz. V. M. V. 125. Mit Notenbeilage. - XII. MAPPENNR. V. M. V. 130. Mit wenigen Notenblättern zum Lied "D'r Fährima". - XIII. MAPPENNR. V. M. V. 119. Benets-Lied. Mit mehreren Notenblättern. - XIV. MAPPENNR. 735 V. M. V. 35. Schweizerliederpotpourri. Mit vielen Notenblättern für verschiedene Instrumente. - XV. MAPPE ohne Nummer. Wintersport in Adelbaden. Mit vielen Notenblättern und einigen gedruckten Notenheften. - XVI. MAPPENNR. 121. Kleine Eugenie. Mit vielen Notenblättern. - XVII. MAPPENNR. V. M. V. 56. Frühlingsgruss ans Vaterland. Mit wenigen Notenblättern. - XVIII. MAPPEN ohne Nummer. Skie-Slalom. Mit mehreren Notenblätter. - XIX. MAPPE ohne Nummer mit zahlreichen Original-Transparenznotenblättern des Verlags aus dem Jahr 1935. - XX. MAPPENNR. V. M. V. 22. Direkt der Jungfrau vis-a-vis. Mit zahlreichen Notenblättern. - XXI. 745 MAPPENNR. V. M. V. 60. Abschiedslied. Mit einigen Notenblättern. - XXII. MAPPENNR. 32. V. M. V. 22. Direkt der Jungfrau vis-a-vis. Text und Musik von Jacques Edwards. Mit zahlreichen Notenblättern. - XXIII. MAPPENNR. 738 Helvetia V. M. V. 40. Helvetia. Mit vielen Notenblättern. - XXIV. MAPPENNR. 731 V. M. V. 34. Schweizerliederpotpourri. No. 34 Piano und Gesang. Mit wenigen Notenblättern. - XXV. MAPPENNR. 73. Bienenkönigin's Geburtstagsfest. Mit 3 Notenblättern. - XXVI. MAPPENNR. 18. Der Tanzteufel. Mit einigen Notenblättern und sonstigen sowie mitunter auch von Strübi eigenhändig illustrierten Beilagen. - XXVII. MAPPENNR. 346 V. M. V. 44. Bergheimat. Mit mehreren Notenblättern. - XXVIII. MAPPENNR. 20 V. M. V. Schweizer-Walzer. Mit wenigen Notenbeilagen. - XXIX. MAPPENNR. 16. Schweizer Turner-Marsch von Ernst Schwarz für Blasmusik von Martin Herrmann. Mit vielen Notenblättern für verschiedene Instrumente. - XXX. MAPPENNR. 83 V. M. V. 59. Tralala die Morgenpost ist da. Mit zahlreichen Notenblättern. - XXXI. MAPPENNR. 23. Avec les pompiers. Mit wenigen Notenblättern. - MAPPENNR. 05. Mit einigen Notenblättern zum Lied "Linda Rosita". - Unter den zahlreichen Beilagen sind u. a. noch erwähnswert zahlreiche Notenblätter zum Basel - Zürich Schnellzugsmarsch, zahlreiche Lichtpausen für verschiedene Instrumente zum Schweizer Turner-Marsch von Ernst für Blasmusik von Martin Hermann lose eingelegt in einem Orginal-Umschlag des Strübi-Verlags, zahlreiche "Notenlinien-Originale", zahlreiche Textblätter zum Basler Vier-Morgestreich.

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        Studs Lonigan a Trilogy

      New York: The Vanguard Press, , 1935. Featuring Young Lonigan, The Young Manhood of Studs Lonigan and Judgement Day. Octavo. Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in brown morocco, raised bands, gilt rule to compartments and covers, gilt edges. An excellent copy. First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the author on front free endpaper "To Sam & Lillian, affectionately Jimmy Farrell.

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        Tortilla Flat

      Covici Friede, 1935. First Edition, Fifth Printing. Hardcover. Very Good. New York: Covici Friede, 1935. First Edition, Fifth Printing, with "Fifth Printing" statement on copyright page. In a very rare, original matching fifth printing dust jacket, with statement of "Fifth Printing" and the original price of $2.50 both in tact on the front flap of the dust jacket. The hardcover is in Very Good condition, in a Good dust jacket. Clean pages, sound binding. Foxing to side of page block, as well as front and rear end papers and paste downs. Exterior shows a light reading crease to the interior board of the spine. Light rubbing to side of page block. The dust jacket shows sunning to the spine panel and remains fragile with splits starting at the folds. Light chipping and loss, wear along folds, as well as a closed tear at top of front panel. Rare in dust jacket.

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        Les campagnes navales de Mohammed Aly et d'Ibrahim.

      Paris, Imprimerie Nationale, 1935.. 2 Bde. 4°. (2) Bl., VI, 489 S.; 305 S. Mit 2 gefalt. Karten ("Comprenant le pays de Nedjd ou Arabie Centrale" und "Campagne navale de Juillet a Decembre 1832"), 1 Portrait-Tafel und 170 num. Tfln. Schwarze Ganzmaroquinbände über 5 erhabenen Bünden, mit zweifacher Goldfilete auf den Decken und vier der sechs Rückenfelder, Steh- und reicher Innenkantenvergoldung (Signiert: Zaehnsdorf, London).. Lavishly illustrated Monograph on "the Founder of Modern Egypt". - Hervorragendes Exemplar dieser reich illustrierten Monographie über die herausragenden militärischen Fähigkeiten Muhammed Ali Pashas (1769-1848), "Begründer des modernen Aegyptens" und Gründer der königlichen Khediwen-Dynastie. Geschrieben wurde das zweibändige Werk auf Wunsch des ersten ägyptischen Königs Fouad von dem französischen Vize-Admiral G. Durand-Viel (1875-1959). Ursprünglich albanischer Herkunft, kam Muhammed Ali als Angehöriger der türkischen Armee 1799 nach Aegypten. Bereits 1803 wurde er zum Titular-Gouverneur von Djidda ernannt, im April 1806 erfolgte Alis Einsetzung als Vize-König von Aegypten. Die militärischen Erfolge der ägyptischen Truppen sowie seiner List (er lies unter einem Vorwand alle Fürsten der Umgebung, es waren um die 1200 Herscher, zur Hochzeit seines Sohnen Ibrahim kommen, schloss die Zitadellen bei Kairo und schlachtete alle ab in einer Nacht) erhöhten sein Ansehen bedeutend in ganz Arabien und im Vorderen Orient. Erstmals erachtete die europäische Politik Aegypten als wichtigen politischen Faktor. Die Bedeutung stieg noch durch Alis Expeditionen nach dem Süden und Syrien. Eine bedeutende Phase in Muhammed Ali Paschas Karriere wurde schliesslich auch seine Mitwirkung bei der militiärischen Unterdrückung des griechischen Aufstands durch die Türken. Sein grausamer Sohn Ibrahim, brannte auf der Peloponnes alles nieder und vergiftete alles Wasser. - Ein frisches und sehr dekorativ gebundenes Exemplar. An excellent copy in a decorative morocco binding of this lavishly illustrated monograph on the dynasty of Mohammed Ali Pasha (1769-1848), written by the French Vice-Admiral G. Durand-Viel (1875-1959) in commission of King Fouad of Egypt. Mohammed Ali, an Albanian lieutenant in the Ottoman army came to Egypt in 1799. The Ottomans elevate him to khedive or viceroy of Egypt 1806. Although Mohammed Ali was nominally a representative of the Ottoman Sultan he was for all intents and purposes an absolute ruler. He was dedicated to the modern development of Egypt, building factories, railways and canals, bringing in European architects and technicians to create a modern state. Ali was also an ambitious expansionist whose armies extended his power over Syria, Sudan, Greece and the Arabian Peninsula until by 1839 he controlled a large portion of the Ottoman Empire. - Full green morocco binding, with double gilt dentelles around sides and spine panels, gilt inside dentelles and top edges gilt (by Zaehensdorf, London).

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        Two Typed Letters Signed to Gilbert Seldes

      On New Yorker stationery Benchley writes on March 4th, 1935, â??...The misunderstanding about the avuncular nature of my piece was natural, as Soglow drew much smaller children than I had in mind....I didnâ??t know that the younger ones roamed in and out of the house as ominously. Evidently Soglow did...But if am only an uncle, what the hell are these term-bills on my desk for?...How about a little trip to the Coast this summer to...[see] the new Dorothy Parker. Iâ??ll be at M-G-M taking the place of the old lion who just died.â? Signed â??Bob.â? Seldes has made a pencil note at the bottom of the page, â??we went that year or the next and saw Bob at his best - we stayed with Dotty.â? Another typed letter on his own stationery is dated April 21, 1937 and has the recipientâ??s ink note at the top of the page that this concerned a Sacco-Vanzetti scholarship proposal, â??...maybe I can work out here just as well among the rich liberals. They are suckers for that sort of thing...I will write to Johnny Marquand...Freddy Allen of Harpers ought to be a joiner..and, of course, there is Sam Behrman. Do we have to stick to Harvard men? I suppose so...I should think that Frankfurter might be able to tell us how to go about it... Let me know at the Garden of Allah...â? Signed â??Bob.â?

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        Little House on the Prairie (Little House books)

      Harper & Brothers, 1935-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good/Acceptable. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1944: First Edition, Fourteenth Printing. With statement of "Fourteenth Edition" on the copyright page; edition, in this case meaning printing. With date code of I-T, corresponding to September, 1944; this title was originally published in 1935. In a very rare, original dust jacket with the price of $2.00 intact. The book is in Very Good condition, in a Fair dust jacket. Clean text. Sound binding. Crease to table of contents page. Pages show light age toning and light signs of having been handled. Book plate and gift inscription to previous owner. The exterior of the book is very nice, clean and well preserved. The cloth shows light edge wear, light wear to spine ends. The dust jacket is fragile along the folds, with rubbing, and a large chip missing from the bottom corner of the front cover, as well as to the bottom of the spine panel. A lovely copy overall, in a fair, scarce original dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        VALENTINE'S INTERLOCKING JIG - SAW PUZZLE. No title. ( JIGSAW PUZZLE )

      Dundee and London, Valentine & Sons Ltd., circa 1935.Circa in 1935, about 100 wooden pieces, finished size 238 x 210 mm, 9¼ x 8¼ inches, showing a Baby with a Teddy in a nest in a tree, lots of Boo - Boos, some sitting on the branch singing a lullaby, 1 in specs knitting a baby sock. Fine in near Fine original box, 270 x 236 mm, 10½ x 9½ inches, red tartan sides, full size repeat image pasted to lid with Valentine's gilt, red and blue label pasted at 1 corner. Box just slightly rubbed at corners, original seal still present. This image does not appear among the Valentine's postcards shown in Henty. The same image on a jig - saw puzzle is shown in Henty, page 89 but that puzzle was apparently made by Victory circa 1950. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING.

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton P.B.F.A.]
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