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      New York & London: New York & London: Harper & Brothers, 1935. 36th edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 6 X 8 in. high. 345 pages. G-K on copyright page (July 1935), stated 36th edition. Association copy, this was from the library of Albert Bigelow Paine, and signed by the author of this book, Caroline Miller, on title page, with inscription "For Albert Bigelow Paine, The worth of a book lies in its reader's heart - to one of my first readers, and the most important one- Caroline Miller Waycross, Georgia December 15, 1935-". The reference to "the most important" reader relates to the fact that Paine was on the Pulitzer committee which awarded Miller the prize for this, her first published novel. Condition of book is VERY GOOD; Spine slightly faded, gilt lettering on spine & cover dull and hard to read, ffep slightly yellowed from 1934 Herald Tribune article about the book, which is loose, not laid-in (yellowed),top edge of text block a little dusty, otherwise a very clean, tight copy. Interesting Pulitzer association. Rare RGR

      [Bookseller: Andre Strong Bookseller]
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        Blinky Bill "Magic Action" Book

      Racine (Wisconsin),: Whitman Publishing,, 1935.. Small quarto, three double-page colour pop-up plates; original stiff pictorial wrappers; some minor wear to spine, else very good. A rare pop-up book featuring the ever-popular character Blinky Bill. This text is taken from the first Blinky Bill story, with all the associated images, and includes "magic action" pop-up interpretations of three of these.Such was the international appeal of Dorothy Wall's character that only two years after the appearance of the first Blinky Bill story, this pop-up book was published in America. Ironically this pirated publication, which never appeared in Australia, was protected by copyright and two separate patents!.Muir, 7845.

      [Bookseller: Hordern House Rare Books]
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        The Three Orphan Kittens

      Whitman Publishing Company, Racine, 1935. The Three Orphan Kittens by Walt Disney Studios. First edition in dust jacket. Publisher: Whitman Publishing Company, Racine, (1935). Dust jacket is in very good condtion, light wear to top and bottom of the spine, tears along the top and bottom of the back, two chips along the bottom back (one inch & 3 inches by ½ inch wide). Else a complete jacket. Binding is in fine condtion. Bright colors. Contents clean and bright but with usual toning with age. Unpaginated. Protected by Mylar. Overall a wonderful copy in dust jacket. Inventory #10-103.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good.

      [Bookseller: Discovery Bay Old Books]
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      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1935 First issue, 294(1)pp., bound in light green cloth lettered in gilt, spine decorated in gilt with lettering gilt over black, spine and board edges slightly faded as usual, but a sharp, near fine copy; neat and short owner's inscription "George from shorty/Xmas/1935"; in near fine, first issue dust jacket, with slight fading of green area on spine.. First Edition. Octavo.

      [Bookseller: Charles Parkhurst Rare Books, Inc.]
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        Unpublished Poems of Emily Dickinson #25 of 525 ltd copies

      Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1935. Limited to 525 copies. Hardcover. Very Good +/very good. Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1935. Limited to 525 copies. Hardcover. Very Good +/very good. Edited by her niece Martha Dickinson Bianchi and Alfred Leete Hampson. [10], 157 pp. Frontispiece manuscript facsimile of a poem by Dickinson. "Published November, 1935, Copyright 1935", from copyright page. 1935 appears also on title page, which is done in green and black. There is no earlier "unpublshed poems of Emily Dickinson" extant except reprints from quarterlies or other journals. "This edition consists of five hundred twenty-five numbered copies of which five hundred are offered for sale. This is copy 25." (from half-title page). Book is in green bookcloth with dark green worsted spine cover with pasted paper label on spine "UNPUBLISHED POEMS OF EMILY DICKINSON". Book is in strong binding, and square. Small dent to bottom edges of pages. Otherwise, there are no marks of any kind in or on the book. Clean! Book comes in slipcase with same label, with added "Limited Edition No. 25". Bookcloth and spine shows slight mottling, from age. Top edge gold. Green ribbon marker, full extension. Rough-cut foredges. Slipcase worn but sound and strong. Comes with glassine wrapper present since 1935 publication. Wrapper has been mended so as to continue its protection of the spine. Opposite title page is "facsimile of a poem by Emily Dickinson heretofore unpublished", the first time many of us have seen her distinctive handwriting. This is the best,cleanest most pure copy that you are likely to ever see. OVL

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        The History of the 'The Times' [1785-1981]. EXTENDED SET COMPLETE IN DUST-WRAPPERS

      The Times -93 1935 - 6 vols., in 7, roy. 8vo., Mixed Editions, with 5 mounted coloured frontispieces, 2 frontispieces in monochrome and very numerous plates and tables throughout; original buckram gilt, gilt backs, else a very good, clean set in dust-wrappers. The extended set comprises: Vol. I: The Thunderer in the Making 1785-1841 (1935); Vol. II: The Tradition Established 1841-1884 (1939); Vol. III: The Twentieth Century Test 1884-1912 (1947); Vol. IV Part 1: The 150th Anniversary and Beyond 1912-1920 (1952); Vol. IV Part 2: The 150th Anniversary and Beyond 1921-1948, Appendices and Index, (1952); Vol. V: Struggles in Peace and War 1939-1966 (1984) Vol. VI: The Thomson Years 1966-1981 (1993). Individual volumes are as follows: Vol. I (second impression, 1950); Vol. II (first edition, 1939); III (second impression, 1951); Vol. IV Part 1 (first edition, 1952); Vol. IV Part 2 (first edition, 1952); Vol. V (first edition, 1984, with errata slip, ex-library stamp on title only, wanting front free endpaper); Vol. VI (first edition, 1993). VOLUME VI IS A PRESENTATION COPY FROM THE AUTHOR (JOHN GRIGG) TO LUDOVIC KENNEDY AND MOIRA SHEARER WITH THE AUTHOR'S SIGNED HOLOGRAPH INSCRIPTION ON TITLE. EXTENDED SETS ARE EXTREMELY SCARCE. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Island Books [formerly of Devon]]
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        “Die gegenwärtige Situation in der Quantenmechanik I-III [All],” in Die Naturwissenschaften Volume 23 , 1935, pp. 807-812; 823-828; 844-849

      First edition, first announcement of Erwin Schrodinger’s seminal thought experiment known as “Schrodinger’s Cat,” present here in all three papers. In May of 1935, Einstein, Podolsky, and Rosen’s published a paper (the famous EPR paper) on quantum entanglement that argued, in part, that quantum mechanics was not a complete physical theory. After its publication, and in a series of letters between Einstein and Schrodinger, Schrodinger became intrigued by what Einstein believed was an absurd contradiction in the application of Heisenberg and Bohr’s Copenhagen interpretation of quantum mechanics to the world of tangible objects. The experiment Schrodinger designed – as famous in physics as it is in philosophy -- illustrates the conflict Einstein and Schrodinger perceived between what quantum theory argues is true about the nature and behavior of matter on the microscopic level, and what we observe to be true about the nature and behavior of matter on the macroscopic level. Rather than an everyday object Einstein had discussed, however, Schrodinger applied his depiction of the absurdity of the Copenhagen interpretation to something living – to a cat. In the experiment, Schrodinger wrote: “A cat is penned up in a steel chamber, along with the following device (which must be secured against direct interference by the cat): in a Geiger counter, there is a tiny bit of radioactive substance, so small that perhaps in the course of the hour, one of the atoms decays, but also, with equal probability, perhaps none; if it happens, the counter tube discharges, and through a relay releases a hammer that shatters a small flask of hydrocyanic acid. If one has left this entire system to itself for an hour, one would say that the cat still lives if meanwhile no atom has decayed. The psi-function of the entire system would express this by having in it the living and dead cat (pardon the expression) mixed or smeared out in equal parts.” To Schrodinger, the Copenhagen interpretation insinuates that the cat remains both alive and dead until the box is opened. “Schrödinger did not wish to promote the idea of dead-and-alive cats as a serious possibility; quite the reverse. The thought experiment serves to illustrate the bizarreness of quantum mechanics and the mathematics necessary to describe quantum states. Intended as a critique of just the Copenhagen interpretation, the Schrödinger cat thought experiment remains a topical touchstone for all interpretations of quantum mechanics. How each interpretation deals with Schrödinger's cat is often used as a way of illustrating and comparing each interpretation's particular features, strengths, and weaknesses” (Wikipedia). CONDITION & DETAILS: 4to (10.5 x 7 .75 inches). Schrodinger Papers: pp. 807-812; 823-828; 844-849 , [4]. Bound in publisher’s half black leather over grey cloth boards; gilt-lettered at the spine. Near fine condition in every way.

      [Bookseller: Atticus Rare Books]
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        Dashiell Hammett Omnibus: Red Harvest; The Dain Curse; The Maltese Falcon

      New York, U.S.A.: Alfred A.Knopf, 1935. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Printed 12 August 1935 and in the original wrapper priced $2.00. Wrapper is uniform orange/red and without fading, some edge wear to lower edge and rubbing to fore edge and joints. Chipping to spine ends and a small closed tear to upper edge that has been repaired with piece of tape to rear of jacket. Spine ends of book are bumped and there is a name and date to ffep. Text is clean..

      [Bookseller: Ian Reilly Books]
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        Hawaiian Surfboard. Introduction by Duke P. Kahanamoku

      Honolulu: Paradise of the Pacific Press, 1935. First edition. 8vo. With 46 captioned Illustrations from photographs on 36 plates. [16], iv, 5- 95 pp. Original tapa-cloth binding, issue without surfers on upper covers (no priority). Lacking front free endpaper, first leaf reattached, externally fresh and clean. In very good yellow pictorial dust jacket with two or three short tears without loss, small chips at spine-ends and corners, surface wear at foot of spine panel. Custom slipcase. DeLa Vega B28; Toy, Adventurers Afloat 1768 . First edition of the first title devoted to surfing. Tom Blake (1902-1994) was a twentieth-century surfing and health food pioneer who conceived and developed the hollow surf board. Inscribed on front pastedown "To Dan, Donna & Garrett & Christine Close, Tom Blake 1902-1993", and also inscribed on one of the plates. The first definitive book on surfing, by the sport's greatest innovator and the first person to surf Malibu Point along with Sam Reid in September of 1926. "The most important publication in the surfing canon." - DeLa Vega, 200 Years of Surfing Literature

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        Lithographed Portrait of Cardozo, Signed by Cardozo and Zirinsky

      1935. [Cardozo, Benjamin N. (1870-1938)]. Zirinsky, Julius [1898-1970]. [Portrait of Cardozo]. [Washington, DC? C.1935]. 24-1/4" x 19-1/2" black-and-white lithograph, image size 16-1/4" x 12-1/4," signed in ink by Cardozo and Zirinsky in pastel. Light toning, attractively mounted and double-matted. * Zirinsky was a notable New-York based artist. In the mid-1930s he traveled the United States to produce a series of portraits of living luminaries. His portrait of Albert Einstein, done in Princeton, New Jersey in 1935, is the best-known of these. Cardozo was an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court and near the end of his life when he sat for Zirinsky.

      [Bookseller: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.]
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        Of Time and the River. A Legend of Man's Hunger in His Youth

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1935. First edition. Thick 8vo. [xii], 912 pp. Dark blue cloth. Fine in near fine dust jacket with fold down middle of front panel, spine very slightly sunned. Johnston A3.I.a . Inscribed, "For Hazel Abrams. Sincerely, Thomas Wolfe, Hollywood. - Sept. 3, 1935."

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        Of Time and the River

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons,, 1935. A legend of man's hunger in his youth. Octavo. Original blue-black cloth, titles to upper board and spine gilt on a green ground. With the dust jacket. Housed in a custom-made beige cloth chemise and matching tan morocco-backed bookform slipcase. Some very faint marks to cloth, but an excellent copy in the lightly rubbed jacket. First edition, first printing of Wolfe's second novel. Inscribed on the first blank by the author, "For Bert Cross, with the sincerest friendship and thanks of a friend from Brooklyn, Tom Wolfe, March 1, 1935". Wolfe had been living in Brooklyn in the years leading up to the publication of this novel.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Thomas Wolfe Of Time and the River First Edition

      Charles Scribner's Sons, 1935. First. Hardcover Hardcover. Good/Good. Wolfe, Thomas. Of Time and the River First Edition. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1935. Nice copy of the second book from this acclaimed American novelist of the early 20th century. Hardcover. Original jacket. Scribner's A and seal on copyright page. Book is square and tightly bound. Light rubbing. Spine faded. Jacket has edge wear and scuffing on front. Spine faded. Light age-toning. G/G.

      [Bookseller: Yeomans in the Fork]
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        From Death to Morning

      Scribner's NY: Scribner's, 1935. Octavo. First edition, first printing, with "A" on the copyright page. Wolfe's first collection of short stories. Traces of loss to the spine printing, else a fine copy in a fine orange and black dust wrapper with faint wear to extremities. (Johnston A4.1.a).

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers]
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        A History of Northumberland. Volume 14: Chillingham, Eglingham, Whittingham, etc

      Newcastle-upon-Tyne Andrew Reid, Sons & Co 1935. G : in good condition without dust jacket as issued. Spine sunned and with faint ink mark. Front inner hinge crackd with some loosening to prelim pages. Light foxing to prelims First Edition Red decorated hardback cloth cover 290mm x 240mm (11" x 9"). xviii, 615pp. Chillingham, Eglingham, Whittingham, etc.

      [Bookseller: Barter Books]
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      New York: The Alcestis Press, 1935,. 1st edition, limited (1/165) numbered and signed, with original glassine and original slipcase (as issued). The original owner's signature, poet and novelist Elizabeth Madox Roberts, on the FEP (free end page) in black fountain pen ink. Roberts (1881-1941) was born in Perryville, Kentucky, attended the University of Chicago and later the University of Kentucky, and authored many books of prose and poetry. Additionally laid in is a small prospectus listing "Other Publications of the Alcestis Press", and also included is the December 1932 issue of POETRY magazine which features Roberts' poem "Sailing to America" as the lead poem of the issue. The present copy of AN EARLY MARTYR is numbered "89" and boldly signed by Williams on the colophon page, which states (in part): "This first edition of An Early Martyr is strictly limited to 165 copies . . . on Strathmore permanent all-rag paper . . . Designed and printed by Lew Ney with Inkunabula Type set by hand and the type has been distributed." The book, with original slipcase, is housed in a handsome custom archival box with leather spine. A beautiful copy (gentle wear only to slipcase) with interesting provenance of one of Williams' rarest publications. Fine condition.

      [Bookseller: Jett W. Whitehead Rare Books (ABAA)]
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        The Robber Kitten

      Racine,WI: Whitman Publishing, 1935. First edition. Hardcover. Written and illustrated by the staff of The Walt Disney Studios. Includes numerous color and black and white plates. An about near fine copy with illustrated paper covered boards in a very good plus dust jacket with a number of tears and a thumb nail sized chip from the bottom of the spine and another to the bottom of the rear panel. A very nice copy in the very elusive dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA]
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        Le Spectacle est dans la rue

      Draeger, Paris 1935 - In-4 (312 x 245 mm), brochure éditeur à spirales. Edition originale de ce recueil de 15 affiches publicitaires de CASSANDRE, lithographiées en couleurs et en noir. Présentation de Blaise Cendrars. (défauts sur la couverture, quelques petits trous). // Quarto (312 x 245 mm), editor softcover with spirals. First edition of this album of 15 advertisings by CASSANDRE, lithographs in colours and in black. Presentation by Blaise Cendrars. (defects on the cover, some little holes).

      [Bookseller: H. PICARD ET FILS, founded 1860]
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      1935. An original wood engraving measuring 6 7/16 by 5 7/8 inches. The print is not numbered; Christopher Buckland Wright records that a few artist's proofs were pulled from the block before it was sent to the publisher. Titled, signed, and dated by the artist, John Buckland Wright, in pencil. The wood engraving depicts a stormy, windswept winter landscape, with a bridge and a winding road in the foreground and mountains in the background. Grass and tree boughs bend in the wind, and dense clouds fill the sky. The illustration was one of four published in a calendar of the four seasons in 1935. The illustrations were commissioned by L. C. Boucher, Folemprise, The Hague. In a mat measuring 15 1/4 by 11 1/2 inches. Slightest toning to two edges of mat, else very fine.

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers]
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        Mules and Men

      Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1935.. First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Signed and inscribed by Hurston to Harold W. Thompson on the front free endpaper: "To / Dr. Thompson / who plays high / trombone in God's / best band. / With admiration / Zora Neale Hurston." Wear to the corners and spine tips. Housed in a custom quarter morocco clamshell box. Illustrations by Miguel Covarrubias.

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        A Book of Trout Flies: Containing A List of the Most Important American Stream Insects & Their Imitations

      New York: The Derrydale Press, 1935. Limited edition, no. 10 of 25 De Luxe copies, signed by the author, illustrator, publisher, and author of the foreword. 2 vols., 8vo. Two photographic plates, and eleven by Alma W. Froderstrom of which seven are hand-colored; Vol. II contains 12 wet-flies and 18 dry-flies, tied by the author. Original three quarter green morocco (Vol. I) and half green morocco (Vol. II) by James MacDonald, panelled spines gilt, t.e.g.; Vol. II housing the flies. Cloth slipcase. Custom half morocco slipcase with cloth chemise. Wetzel p. 165; Siegel 88; Frazier J-1-D; Bruns J-16 . One of the most beautiful, sought-after, and rarest productions of The Derrydale Press

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        Dogs in the Field

      New York: The Derrydale Press, 1935. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. Oblong folio, pp. [unpaginated]; three-quarter raspberry cloth and terra cotta paper boards gilt; some spotting to spine; fine copy in original glassine dustwrapper (one 3 inch and 2 small edge tears to the glassine). Housed in publisher's cardboard box with the extra portfolio of six plates by Kirmse. PLUS extra inscribed etching laid in. Box has small adhesive mark lower right and minor wera to the extremities, noting a 2 inch piece of the side of the box lacking and several small tears. Inset title piece still nice. First edition. One of 685 numbered copies printed with the frontispiece drypoint etching signed by Kirmse. Illustrated with twenty-four plates in the volume and the portfolio of six plates. In addition, laid into this copy is another original drypoint etching of a Scotty dog entitled "Anybody Home?" This drypoint, measuring 8.375 x 5.875 inches from the plate impression, is inscribed by Kirmse below the plate mark: "To George and Dorothy West / our very dear friends from the artist - MK." It is also signed by her in full. A special copy of this highly desirable dog book. Siegel 91.

      [Bookseller: Kuenzig Books, ABAA/ILAB]
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        Green Hills of Africa

      Charles Scribner's Sons, 1935. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1935. First Edition / First Printing. Dated 1935 on the title and copyright pages. Scribner's Seal and ""A"" are present on the copyright page with no additional printings listed. Light green cloth boards with gold lettering. Illustrated. One of only 10,550 copies. {ref: Hanneman A13a}. Book Condition: Very Good+, sunning on the boards and spine, book is tight and square, soft shelf wear, previous owner's name and date at the front endpaper, tight spine, light age toning, light glue residue left at the rear endpaper from a now removed newspaper clipping. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, wrapped in a new clean removable mylar cover, jacket price clipped, author's photo at the rear panel, shelf wear, light chipping, darkening, light spots.

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        Life and Sport in Aiken and those who made it

      New York: The Derrydale Press, 1935. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. [xi],[2],1-237 pages. 8vo., green cloth gilt; t.e.g.; small adhesive mark to front endpaper; printed dust jacket slightly dulled with a number of edge tears and a shallow chip; minor spotting to the binding mostly on spine panel and above the title on the front cover. Siegel 94. First edition. One of 950 un-numbered copies printed, the entire edition. Illustrated with color frontispiece plate and numerous plates with halftones from photographs. The book celebrates Hitchcock Woods in Aiken, South Carolina, which for years was the most important training site for polo players and steeplechase riders in America. This copy with added material, including a printed broadside announcement for the "Grand Aiken Horse Show Ball" Monday, March 23, 1931 and a signed typed note dated 1926 from famous sportswoman Louise Eustis Hitchcock of Broad Hollow Farm in Westbury, Long Island to a "Mr. Stoddart" thanking him for "the verses on the Aiken Drag." She writes: "I think they are excellent and amusing to have. I am going to have some copies made and will send one to the Countess Orlowski, who was always much interested in the Aiken verses. I was pleased to hear you had such an interesting trip with Mr. Smith [i.e., the author]. He is certainly a wonderful companion. Tom joins me in thanking you for your kind expressions of sympathy in our loss, and also in sending very kind regards to you." 'Tom' is Louise Hitchcock's husband Thomas Hitchcock Sr., a polo champion in his own right, and recognized by many as the father of American Steeplechase. Louise and Thomas were the parents of Tommy Hitchcock Jr. (whom many feel was one of the best polo players ever). All three Hitchcocks are inductees to the Museum of Polo and Hall of Fame. The last chapter of the book is written as a memorial to Louise Hitchcock. A most desirable copy of this book.

      [Bookseller: Kuenzig Books, ABAA/ILAB]
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        The Coaching Club: Its History, Records and Activities

      Privately printed by Derrydale Press, 1935. Limited Edition. No. 239 of 300.. Oversized Hardback.. Corners bumped else very good condition./No dust jacket. . * * * Selling books of merit since 1988. * * * Prompt, Professional Service. Satisfaction Guaranteed. * * *

      [Bookseller: Harvest Book Co]
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      n.p., New York 1935 - 4 volumes. S-K 1415. First editions. (Brenni 527 and 775). This landmark catalogue of Schiff's private collection of 413 SIGNED bindings contains information that had appeared in no other sources. For the binders whose work is described, not only are the bindings illustrated, but also doublures and inner dentelles and binder's stamps and binder's tickets are shown. The period covered extends from the beginning of the 18th century to the middle of the 19th century. Schiff's books were sold at auction in 1938 with disastrous results - the times were not right for such a sale. Corners bumped and a little scuffed. square 4to., original blue cloth. viii),206; (vi),207-398; (vi),399-613 pages and a total of 336 plates; (viii),161 pages and 77 plates. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Oak Knoll Books, ABAA, ILAB]
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      Milwaukee Wisconsin: WPA Handicraft Project,. Very Good with no dust jacket. c1935. First Edition. Hardcover. Zoo; Wpa; Folio 13" - 23" tal; 11 pages; "At the Zoo: A Book of Block-Prints of Wild Animals Sketched at Washington Park Zoo". Title-page illustration and 11 plates of two- and three-color woodblocks, with rhyming verse at bottom of print. Mounted with original Cello tape at corners. Original pictorial tangerine cloth lettered. Each print mounted on an opening green folding mount held within the original clamshell folder. Rhymes are only visible upon opening the mount. Edges of green mount face faded lightly. Prints and rhymes generally bright and VG. A very scarce example of this WPA project. First edition. The Milwaukee Handicraft Project was developed as part of the city's response to the Great Depression. Milwaukee State Teachers' College hired their recent otherwise unemployed graduates to administer and design useful, beautiful objects that could then be mass produced by workers. The bookbinding unit became one of eleven production units in the extremely successful venture which, in the course of its eight-year existence, employed over 5,000 people. Quinn, L. Replacing Welfare with Work in the WPA: The Handicraft Project that Made Milwaukee Famous. Circa 1935. Rare, AE and ABPC locates one copy at auction in 2006 and no others. No copy located in Library of Congress. 15" X 18". .

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        LITTLE ORPHAN ANNIE And Jumbo, the Circus Elephant.

      - The illustrated Pop-up edition. Pp. [20](including free endpapers), black & white frontispiece, title page vignette and text illustrations, plus 3 double page coloured pop-ups; small cr. 4to; pictorial papered boards, a trifle soiled, edges lightly rubbed; staples showing at upper hinge, one of the elephant's ears in the the first pop-up slightly creased, edges of leaves a trifle browned, occasional faint soiling; Pleasure Books, Inc., Chicago, 1935. Montanaro, p. 561. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Kay Craddock - Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        Soviet Cinema

      Moscow.: VOKS., 1935. 312pp, adverts, illustrations, includes the transparent celluloid sheet of Stalin (with three closed tears). Original red cloth, with pictorial illustrations on the front & rear cover. Slight edge wear, but generally clean & bright copy of a rare work. Design and photomontage by Varvara Fyodorovna Stepanova and Alexander Rodchenko. . First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

      [Bookseller: N. G. Lawrie Books.]
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        Golden Bough 12 Volumes

      Macmillian Company, New York, NY 1935 - First Publisher. Volumes are in Very Good condition. First volume of Adonis Attis Osiris has a split seam half-way along the spine, which could be easily repaired. the spine of the last volume as a 2" mark. Covers are gilt illustrated and still bright. Inside covers are clean with no inscriptions, labels or Bookplate. Binding is solid with no splits. Interior is crisp, bright, clean, without notations, underlining, highlighting, or other marks. Odor-free. NOT X-Lib. NO remainder marks. Email for list of Bibliographies sited, photos of the book or further condition details. Marginal Notes. Footnotes. Extensive Bibliography. Indecies: By volume and cummulative in last volume. "Frazer, (1854-1941) was a British anthropologist, folklorist and classical scholar best known as the author of 'The Golden Bough: A Study in Magic and Religion.' this work was first published in 1890 in 12 volumes and reissued abridged in one volume in 1922. Its underlying theme is Frazer's theory of general development of modes of thought from the magical to the religious and finally, to the scientific. His distinction between magic and religion, (magic meaning an attempt to control events by technical acts based upon faulty reasoning, religion being an appeal for help to spiritual beings,) has been basically assumed in much anthropological writing since his time. [The Golden Bough is] a monumental survey of ancient man which shows that, contrary to popular thought, he was enmeshed in a nightmare of magic, taboos, and superstitions. This work describes ancient man's primitive methods of worship, sex practices, magic , strange rituals and festivals. It is a greatly respected classic." from ID, page 510. This is the complete set of the third edition, published by The MacMillan Company in 1935. Regardless of Frazer's attitudes and conclusions, the bringing together of such a voluminous and detailed account of ancient practices is simply amazing. Volumes include: The Magic Art in two volumes; Adonis Attis Osiris in two volumes; Blader the Beautiful in two volumes; Spirits of the Corn and the Wild in two volumes; Taboo and the Perils of the Soul; The Scapegoat; The Dying God; and a volume of Bibliography and general index. If you have read the abridged version of this classic, you have merely scratched the surface. A life's work by the author, and a lifetime of assimilation by the reader. Good looking set. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Die gegenwartige Situation in der Quantemechanik

      Berlin: Julius Springer. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine. FIRST EDITION of the "Schrodinger's cat" thought experiment, arguably the most celebrated and influential illustration of the paradoxes of quantum theory. "In the 1930s quantum theory pioneer Erwin Schrödinger proposed his famous thought experiment, in which a cat in a closed box appears to be both alive and dead at the same time until someone observes it, as a demonstration of the philosophical paradoxes involved in quantum theory. The possibility of the experiment's actually being done could have far-reaching effects on the heated philosophical debate about the meaning of quantum theory. On the practical side, atoms held in two different superposed quantum states could serve as logic elements in quantum computers, which might be able to make use of the superpositions to carry out many calculations simultaneously" (Britannica). "This is only a thought experiment, and no cat has ever been put through such indignities. But if the Copenhagen interpretation is correct, everything remains in limbo until an intelligent observer looks into the chamber. At that point, the superposition collapses and the cat becomes either dead or alive. Until somebody looks, the situation is described in Schrodinger's own words as 'having in it the living and the dead cat (pardon the expression) mixed or smeared out in equal parts'. This bizarre picture encouraged some physicists to seek alternative interpretations of quantum mechanics, eventually with considerable success" (Gribbin, Q is for Quantum). In: Die Naturwissenschaften, Vol. 23, pp. 807-812, 823-828 and 844-849 [complete volume offered]. Berlin: Julius Springer, 1935. Quarto, contemporary three-quarter cloth over marbled boards; paper spine labels. A few scuffs to binding. A fine copy.

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        Seven Pillars of Wisdom

      New York, Doubleday, Doran & Co.,, 1935. A Triumph. Large octavo. Original tan pigskin backing burgundy linen bevelled boards, title gilt to spine, burgundy top-stain, other edges uncut, in manilla dust jacket, title printed to spine in plain card slipcase. With a portrait frontispiece and numerous other plates, many in colour, 4 maps. Spine slightly tanned from contact with the jacket which is brittle and cracking at the spine, lacking a small strip below the author's name, no loss of text, upper panel near separated, slipcase browned and a little rubbed. O'Brien's Second American Edition [Limited Issue], this being number 37 of 750 copies, the American First was an edition of 1926 limited to just 22 copies with only 10 for sale at $20,000. Unusual in dust jacket and slipcase.

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        LOPE DE VEGA EN SUS CARTAS. Introducción al Epistolario de Lope de Vega Carpio, que por acuerdo de la Academia Española, publica D

      - Madrid, Tip. De Archivos, 1935-43, 4 tomos en 4º mayor, XIV+524 págs.+7 láminas, 4 h.+734 págs.+2 h.+8 láminas, XCVIII+406 págs.+2 h.+6 láminas, 2 h.+393 págs.+2 h.+5 láminas

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        Ernest Hemingway Green Hills of Africa First Edition

      Charles Scribner's Sons, 1935. First. Hardcover Hardcover. Good/Fair. Hemingway's epic non-fiction work. A journal of a month long safari in East Africa during December 1933. Hardcover. Original jacket. Scribner's A and seal on copyright page. Typical toning. Wear to extremities. PO writing on front end page. Jacket price intact. Edge wear. Chipping to head of spine. Good/Fair. Published by Charles Scribner's Sons, 1935

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        CLEARING IN THE WEST My Own Story. Signed

      Toronto: Thomas Allen, (1935), 1935 McClung, Nellie. CLEARING IN THE WEST My Own Story. Signed. Toronto: Thomas Allen Limited, (1935). First Edition of Canadian Women's Rights activist Nellie McClung's dynamic and witty first volume of autobiography neatly Inscribed by her in black fountain pen on the front free endpaper. 8vo. 378 pp. A near fine copy in beige cloth, green titles to the spine in a bright, fresh, very good or better Maude Paget designed pictorial dustwrapper showing light wear with a few small chips at the extremities. A very nice copy of an important book. $1250. Signed by Author. 1st Edition.

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        Poems for F

      Paris: Éditions du Sagittaire,, 1935. Quarto. original white wrappers printed in red and black. With the original glassine dust jacket. Spine and edges of wrappers tanned. Contents unopened. An excellent copy in the chipped glassine jacket. First edition, first impression, one of a limited edition of 250 numbered copies signed by the author on the limitation leaf. Additionally inscribed by the author on the half-title, "for Lady Ottoline Morrell, hoping that more will follow, Edouard Roditi".

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        The Box of Delights

      William Heinemann Ltd, London, 1935. Stated First Published. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Poor. Illustrator: Judith S. Masefield. viii, 418 pp., + 4 blank; illustrated endpapers matching the dustwrapper, small line drawings at the head and foot of each chapter. Dustwrapper is not price-clipped, but has a tear at the top of the rear panel starting at the foldover crese and running for about 1", and another at the top left of the front panel running for about 2.5" . the dustwrapper is lightly foxed. Previous owner's bookplate on halftitle page, top edge of book tinted dark blue, NO foxing to the edges or the pages!!! Sun browning of the spine. please contact me if you would like digital photographs of the book and its wrapper. Size: Octavo- over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Illustrator: Judith S. Masefield. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; Inventory No: 0204270. .

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        La conquête de l'irrationnel.

      Editions surréalistes 1935 - - Editions surréalistes, Paris _1935, 12x15,5cm, broché. - Edition originale sur papier courant imprimée à 1200 ex, seul tirage avec 35 Hollande. Ouvrage orné de 35 illustrations hors-texte. Agréable exemplaire. . La Librairie Le Feu Follet offre aux clients AbeBooks 10% de réduction ainsi que les frais de port vers la France métropolitaine sur l'ensemble de son catalogue. Prix d'origine : 460 EUR. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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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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        LA CRITICA D'ARTE Rivista bimestrale di arti figurative.

      Firenze,: Sansoni,, 1935-1950.. In-8 grande, brossura, pp. 60 circa a fascicolo Di questa importante rivista illustrata, bimestrale (poi trimestrale), offriamo "tutto il pubblicato" della prima Serie, in 36 fascicoli, dall&#39;ottobre 1935 (Anno I, n. I) al maggio 1950 (Anno IX, fascicolo XXXIII, n. 1), compreso il fascicolo di supplemento all&#146;anno IV.<br>& La rivista, diretta da Carlo Ludovico Ragghianti, ebbe, fra i suoi collaboratori, noti critici e storici dell&#39;arte (Venturi, Longhi, Fiocco, Coletti, ecc,).<br>& Nel 1939 e 1940 verrà pubblicata divisa in fascicoli trimestrali e in due parti separate: la parte I per l&#39;Arte antica (orientale, greca e romana) e la parte II per l&#39;Arte medievale moderna e contemporanea. Nel 1941 e 1942 (Nuova Serie), porta il sottotitolo di "Rivista trimestrale di arti figurative per il mondo antico, diretta da R. Bianchi Bandinelli". Dal 1943 fu sospesa e riprese nel maggio 1949 (Anno VIII, III serie, fascicolo XXVII, n. 1).<br>& Cfr. Diz. Vallecchi,I, p. 362.<br>& Esemplare ben conservato.& .

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        Mistress of Mistresses

      London: Faber & Faber Limited,, 1935. A Vision of Zimiamvia. Octavo. Original blue cloth, device to upper board gilt, titles to spine gilt on a red ground, top edge stained red. With the dust jacket. With decorations by Keith Henderson. Trivial partial toning to the endpapers, topstain lightly faded but a superb copy in the very slightly tanned and rubbed dust jacket with a few tiny chips. First Edition, First Impression. With the author&#39;s signed presentation inscription to the front free endpaper, "To Sir Henry Newbolt with my thanks for introducing me to a publisher who has dressed my book in the very dress I would have desired for it. E. R. Eddison January 1935". Laid in is a 2-page autograph letter from Eddison to Newbolt presenting this copy and relating several further details of publication. Presentation copies of Eddison&#39;s major works are scarce.

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