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      Tokyo, The Zauho Press, 1935.: . Tokyo, The Zauho Press, 1935.. FIRST EDITION 1935, edited by Naoya Shiga and Motoi Hashimoto. Folio, approximately 420 x 330 mm, 16½ x 13 inches, xii pages of contents etc, title page printed in red and black,150 full page photographic plates in monotone, 6 pages of plans of the famous gardens still existing, 9 text illustrations, 28 pages of text divided into chapters with headings as follows: A Short History of the Japanese Garden; The Division of Modern Gardens; Constructional Material for The Japanese Garden; Arts and Crafts in Garden Details; An Example of Garden Design in the Edo Period. Original publisher's de luxe binding of white soft leather spine with gilt lettering, silk cloth boards with gilt lettering and picture, pictorial endpapers, all edges gilt. Spine slightly rubbed with some slight soiling, light uneven browning to silk cloth boards, two lower corners bumped and soft, some slight wear to extremities, the fold of the folding plate has neat professional repair from head to tail on blank side, not affecting image, small round blind stamp to bottom of title page, otherwise a very good clean tight copy. Heavy book will require extra postage. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton]
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      N.p.: N.P.: Bristol Museum & Art Gallery, , 1935 Woolf, Virginia. THE ROGER FRY MEMORIAL EXHIBITION. N.P.: Bristol Museum & Art Gallery, 1935. First Edition. White printed wrappers. 12mo. 12 pp. According to the bibliographer [Kirkpatrick and Clarke A21] only 125 copies of this item were printed. It was not offered for sale. Distribution seems to have been entirely private. Just the slightest trace of foxing, else a fine copy of one of the rarest "A" items in the Woolf canon missing from most collections. In a lovely custom gilt-stamped red morocco case in fine condition. In a speech opening the Roger Fry Memorial Exhibition, Woolf spoke of how Fry had transformed the way people looked at art and in a letter to Vanessa Bell, she described Fry as "the plume in Bloomsbury's cap". . First Edition.

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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      London: N.P. N.D. (ca. 1935). Privately printed for the author., 1935 Bell, Julian. WORK FOR THE WINTER MORE OR LESS FOR CHRISTMAS. Inscribed By Julian Bell. N.P. N.D. (ca. 1935). Privately printed for the author. 8vo. 8 pp. First Edition. Stiff white wrappers printed in black. This rare booklet was effectively an elaborate Christmas card containing six poems, five of which were later collected by the Hogarth Press in 1936 and similarly titled Work For The Winter. The later book contains changes only to the poem, The River Flows. Inscribed by Julian Bell in a strong hand on the upper inside cover: "To Margaret / From Julian". An exceedingly uncommon Woolf family item from Vanessa Bell's son who was killed just two years later (1937) in the Spanish Civil War. "The last time I saw Julian was at Clive's, two days before he went to Spain...I was determined not to think about the risks, because, subconsciously I was sure he would be killed; that is I had a couchant unexpressed certainty, from Thoby's death I think; a legacy of pessimism, which I have decided never to analyze". (VW QB2 App. C) . Signed by Author. First Edition.

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        The Star of Seville : A Drama in Three Acts and in Verse.

      Newtown: Gregynog Press: First Limited Edition 1935 - 4to., xii, [2pp.], 108pp., + 2pp. (Limitation leaf & GG colophon leaf). Bembo type on Batchelor special making of GG watermarked hand made paper, text printed in red and black, initial letters in green, arms of Seville on title-page designed by W Charles Thomas, top edges blocked in gilt. Bound in full black Oasis leather, blocked on both covers with a design of Moorish character, composed of interlaced blind strapwork and gold stars. Spine decorated in blind and gilt with strapwork and stars, titling and device in gilt. A fine clean copy in a superb leather binding. LIMITED NUMBERED EDITION of 175 Copies. (Harrop, 32). THE GREGYNOG PRESS was the brainchild of two sisters, Gwendoline and Margaret Davies. It was established in 1922 at their house, Gregynog Hall, in rural mid-Wales. During the next eighteen years the Press gained a reputation for producing limited edition books of the highest order and ranked alongside the leading Private Presses of the day. Between 1922 and 1940, there were four controllers of the Press, Robert Ashwin Maynard, William MacCance, Lord Haberly and James Wardrop, each of whom left his own mark on the works he issued. Among the illustrators were Blair Hughes-Stanton, David Jones, H.W. Bray and Agnes Miller-Parker. Forty two books were published at the Press. Lope de Vega (also Félix Lope de Vega y Carpio or Lope Félix de Vega Carpio) was a Spanish Baroque playwright and poet. His reputation in the world of Spanish letters is second only to that of Cervantes, while the sheer volume of his literary output is unequalled: he is estimated to have written up to 1,500 three-act plays – of which some 425 have survived until the modern day – together with a plethora of shorter dramatic and poetic works. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Geoffrey Jackson (Bookseller)]
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        Illustrations of North American Pitcherplants. Descriptions and Notes on Distribution, by Edgar T. Wherry. Notes on insect associates, by Frank Morton Jones

      Washington, D.C: The Smithsonian Institution, 1935. Washington, D.C: The Smithsonian Institution, 1935. No. 40 of 500 copies, signed by the artist "Mary Vaux Walcott" on the limitation leaf. 4to. WIth 15 color plates, each with letterpress description; maps in text. Text: [vii], [vii-viii, blank]; 34 pp. Plates and letterpress descriptions loose; text in two stitched gatherings, as issued in morocco backed cloth portfolio (spine a bit rubbed) . Beautiful images of the American pitcherplants by the great twentieth-century botanical artist Mary Vaux Walcott (1860-1940), whose series of paintings for North American Wild Flowers (1925) established her as an artist of the first rank

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        The Great War, the publisher's Home Library binding in four volumes with original wrappers

      London: George Newnes Limited, 1935. Hardcover. Very good. Here is a four-volume set of the Home Library issue in previously unknown cellophane and paper wrappers. The Great War is the first illustrated edition of Churchill's history of WWI, The World Crisis. This edition was originally published in 26 magazine format parts in 1933 and 1934. "Magazine format" does not do justice to the publication, which is profusely illustrated on very durable, heavy paper. The publisher subsequently offered two different 3-volume binding options. A final publisher offering in 1935 was this four-volume set produced jointly with The Home Library Book Company. This last binding option is the most elaborate and striking. It features silver, gilt, and blind stamped decoration on marbled red boards with beveled edges, marbled endpapers, and gilt top edges. This binding commands attention on the shelf. What particularly commands our attention about this set - and indeed makes it a minor bibliographic discovery - is the presence of thick, clear visqueen-type jackets with heavy red paper flaps that nicely complement the red marbled endpapers. These jackets give every appearance of being contemporary to the books. The jackets are age-yellowed, quite brittle, and shrunk, with wear and losses at the extremities and a few small other chips - as we would expect given the age and material. The thick, heavy boards have been very slightly warped, consistent with the contraction of the aging jackets over time. The books show minor soiling at the binding extremities where the jackets have receded due to shrinkage, but are notably clean beneath the jackets. Moreover, though we are incapable of chemical analysis to definitively identify the jacket material, the timing for some variation of Cellophane fits, with widespread introduction of cellulose film to the United Kingdom in the 1930s by the British textile company Courtaulds, which was producing a viscose film named viscacelle in 1930 and by 1935 had evolved into British Cellophane. The fact that the jacket material ages very poorly combined with the commanding attractiveness of the bindings beneath would explain why we have not previously seen any such jackets. Undoubtedly, the few unattractive survivors such as these would be likely to be discarded. The books beneath the jackets are in very good condition. The bindings are clean and tight, apart from the previously mentioned minor soiling at the binding extremities and slight warping of the boards caused by the jackets. The contents remain bright and we find no previous ownership marks. Modest spotting appears confined to the prelims and page edges. The fore and bottom edges are a bit soiled. The top edge gilt remains bright, if a bit dusty. In short, this is not the very nicest set we have ever seen, but is the only set we have ever seen thus, bearing the jackets and thus commanding collector attention. Please note that this heavy set may require additional postage. Bibliographic reference: Cohen A69.9.d, Woods/ICS A31(dc), Langworth p.118

      [Bookseller: Churchill Book Collector]
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        Two Bell Ringers. An original drawing with colour wash.

      Self-published. 1935 - Two Bell Ringers. Painted on thick textured buff coloured paper in umber, grey and mauve. This drawing relates to another drawing that we have for sale of a bell ringer. Campbell Dodgson wrote that Austin would do studies in situ and figure studies, incorporating the two together. Although Austin never did a plate of Bell Ringers, he did several plates of Belfries, bells and a Bell ringers Wife (Etching 1934). I think this sketch is a study with possibly a etching of bell ringers in mind, but not completed.There are several pinholes made by the artist for attaching onto board, otherwise in very good condition. There is a Studio stamp on reverse.Image size 370 x 250mmSheet size 485 x 385mm [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Roe and Moore]
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        The Egyptian Coffin Texts. Vol. I: Texts of Spells 1-75; Vol. II: Texts of Spells 76-163; Vol. III: Texts of Spells 164-267; Vol. IV: Texts of spells 268-364; Vol. V: Texts of spells 365-471; Vol. VI: Texts of spells 472-786; Vol. VII: Texts of spells 787-1185. (7 Volumes)

      The University of Chicago Press, Chicago. 1935 - Volume 1 (1935): [xx] - 405 pages; Volume II (1938): [xvi] - 405 pages; Volume III (1962, Second Impression): [xvi] - 400 pages; Volume IV (1951): [xvi] - 413 pages; Volume V (1961, Second Impression): [xvi] - 400 pages; Volume VI (1956): [xvi] - 415 pages; Volume VII (1961): [xviii] - 521 pages, 15 folding plans. All are FIRST EDITION except for Volume III and V. Cover are lightly rubbed at the corner and spines, otherwise very strong. All the books have an ink seal and are signed to front endpaper by M.A.R. Barker (Muhammad Abd-al-Rahman Barker - born Philip Barker - was a professor of Urdu and South Asian Studies). Otherwise inside pages are in very good condition, unmarked, clean and tight. Photos available upon request. 16 kg. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Louis Caron]
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        Seven Pillars Of Wisdom. ( A Triumph)

      London, Jonathan Cape. 1935.. London, Jonathan Cape. 1935., 1935. LIMITED ISSUE of the FIRST EDITION, published for general circulation (originally published privately in 1926). No.486 of 750 copies. Illustrated with three manuscript facsimiles and forty-seven plates including four in colour. Four folding maps. One-quarter pigskin over brown buckram with crossed swords in gilt to front panel, titled in gilt to backstrip, patterned endpapers, top edge gilt. Some minor wear/scuffing to spine ends else a near fine copy, with the accompanying plain paper wrapper (worn). 'Seven Pillars of Wisdom: A Triumph' is the autobiographical account of the experiences of T. E. Lawrence ('Lawrence of Arabia') while serving as a liaison officer with rebel forces during the Arab Revolt against the Ottoman Turks of 1916 to 1918. This monumental work had been privately printed in 1922, and a 1926 self-financed subscriber's edition had left Lawrence facing bankruptcy, so author vowed "No further issue of the Seven Pillars will be made in my lifetime". This first trade issue therefore followed in 1935, within weeks of the motorcyle accident that so tragically and prematurely claimed the life of one of the greatest visionary heroes of modern times. O'Brien A40

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        Facile: Poèmes de Paul Éluard, Photographies de Man Ray

      Paris: Editions G.L.M., 1935. Paris: Editions G.L.M., 1935. Pages lightly browning as always; very close to near fine in illustrated wrappers with light creasing to the spine as usual.. First Edition. Small quarto. Number 912 of 1200 press-numbered copies. Seven unbound signatures laid into illustrated wrappers. A wonderful collaboration of love poems and photographs of Paul Éluard's wife, Nusch, who would go on to be one of Man Ray's trusted models. The juxtaposition of Man Ray's solarized imagery with the simple and beautiful typography of Éluard's poetry creates one of the purest and most visually pleasing books of the Modernist era. (Roth 86-87; Parr / Badger , v1, 104-105; Open Book 118-119; Auer 217).

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        Gone To Ground.

      Collins, London, 1935 - Octavo. Original brown cloth, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. An excellent copy in the little tanned and frayed dust jacket with a split to the lower portion of the front fold at the spine. First Edition, First Impression, First Issue binding in the brown cloth with the spine gilt and the jacket priced at 7/6. Not common in the first issue. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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      Rich and Cowan 1935 - First edition. 8vo. Frontispiece portrait. 5 page preface by Douglas in which he discusses Oscar Wilde. Full original gilt stamped white boards, t.e.g. With original plain clear dust jacket with white flaps. Enclosed in publisher's white board slipcase (light soiling and stains). No foxing. Book is fine and fresh. 111 pages. Number 9 of 50 copies signed by Douglas. Printed by The Westminster Press. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Houle Rare Books/Autographs/ABAA/PADA]
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        Soviet Communism:

      Longmans, Green and Co., Ltd., London,, 1935. A New Civilization. 2 volumes, octavo. Original black cloth, titles to spines gilt. An excellent set. Second Edition. With the author's signed presentation inscription to the front free endpaper of the first volume, "To Stafford & Isobel Cripps with affection [illegible] Sidney & Beatrice Webb Nov 1935" With an original photograph of the Webbs annotated by them and mounted to the front pastedown of the first volume. A major association set. Stafford Cripps the parliamentarian and writer was a key figure in the development of the political landscape of the twentieth century. He served in the war cabinet and was second only to Attlee in the government formed after the 1945 election. Churchill once quipped of the notoriously arrogant Webb, "There but for the grace of God goes God".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Canter, Please! Random Memories of Glenholme Farm and of our Playmates and Playgrounds

      [New York]: Privately Printed [by the Derrydale Press], December, 1935. First edition. 8vo. Illustrated with photographs throughout (especially pp. 63-93). 93 pp. White japan vellum spine and red paper over boards upper cover titled in gilt. Fine copy (lacking the plain red slipcase). Custom red half morocco slipcase and chemise. Frazier V-2-a ("my guess is that his first 1935 book had no more than a couple of hundred copies, and probably fewer"); not in Siegel . The first of van Sinderen's Christmas books, and the only one produced by the Derrydale Press. Van Sinderen was a friend of Connett and Ingraham, and the Derrydale connection is apparent from the chapter entitled "A Shelf of Books". Subsequent books were produced by Rudge, in progressively larger limitations

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        Joe. The Miner's Son.

      1935. 1935 - Lithograph. Titled "Miner's Son" and signed in pencil. Edition of 12. 16-1/8 x 9-3/4 inches. Cole, 12.

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
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        National Velvet

      New York: Morrow, 1935. First. hardcover. fine. Drawings by Laurian Jones. Handsomely rebound in 3/4 green morocco, marbled boards. New York: William Morrow, 1935. First Edition. Fine.

      [Bookseller: Argosy Book Store]
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        Die Oberbayerischen Stifte. Die grossen Heistätten deutscher Kirchenkunst

      Mchn., Manz (1935).. 2 Bde. in 1 geb. gr.-8°. 237; 167 S. Mit mehreren Taf. OLn. Mit Rückengoldpräg. Bd. 1: Die Benediktiner-, Cisterzienser- und Augustiner Chorherrenstifte. Bd. 2: Die Prämonstratenserstifte, die Klöster Altomünster und Altenhohenau, die Collegienstifte, der Deutsch- und der Malteserorden, die nachmittelalterlichen begüterten Orden und Stifte.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Burgverlag]
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        Progress of Stories.

      London: The Seizin Press, Deyá Majorca, and Constable & Co Ltd, 1935 - Octavo. Original light green cloth, titles to spine in black. With the dust jacket. A little wear to corners and ends of spine, spine and edges of boards tanned, contents tanned. A very good copy in the rubbed, dulled, and tanned jacket with some nicks and short splits. First edition, first impression of this esteemed collection of eighteen short stories, which, "marked by impressive variety and a somewhat flamboyant wit, is unlike her poetry in tone although it treats similar themes of truth, self, unity, and perfection" (Poetry Foundation biography). Uncommon in the dust jacket. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Taps at Reveille

      New York: Charles Scribners Sons, 1935. First edition, first state, with pages 349-52 uncancelled and with "catch it" reading on page 351. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author, "For Isabel Owens Hoping we'll both be able to look back to this winter as a bleak exception, in a business way from F. Scott ("Old Scrooge") Fitzgerald". Isabel Owens worked full-time as Fitzgerald's Baltimore secretary from 1932-36. She continued part-time in this role until his death in 1940. In addition to her secretarial duties, Owens acted as a foster mother to the Fitzgeralds' daughter Scottie and companion to Zelda. A bright near fine copy with the spine gilt bright in a very good dust jacket with some professional restoration. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. A splendid association copy.Taps at Reveille was published in 1935 and is a collection of 18 short stories, the final collection of short stories Fitzgerald published. He chose for inclusion in this volume what he considered his best short stories from the previous decade. The Freshest Boy, Crazy Sunday, and Babylon Revisited are the more popular short stories. Edith Walton reviewed the collection in The New York Times (1935): "Basil Duke Lee [in The Freshest Boy] is a bright, sensitive, likeable boy, constantly betrayed by a fatal tendency to brag and boss. He knows his failing, especially after the minor hell of his first year at boarding school, but again and again he is impelled to ruin an initial good impression…Mr. Fitzgerald is always miraculously adept at describing adolescent love affairs and adolescent swagger." Walton considered Babylon Revisited, however, "probably the most mature and substantial story in the book. A rueful…farewell to the Jazz Age, its setting is Paris and its tone one of anguish for past follies." In 1954, the short story was cinematized by MGM and starred Elizabeth Taylor and Roger Moore's as his Hollywood debut. The Oscar winning title song, by Jerome Kern, featured first in Lady Be Good (1941) but it was popularized by its play in this beloved drama. Film critic Bosley Crowther praised it when she said, "Where Fitzgerald did it in a few words-in a few subtle phrases that evoked a reckless era of golden dissipation toward the end of the Twenties' boom-Richard Brooks…has done it in a nigh two-hour assembly of bistro balderdash and lush, romantic scenes" (Crowther, 1954). Consequently, Taps at Reveille both sheds light on the literary and cinematic climate of the decade and provides insight into some of Fitzgerald's final publications. Fitzgerald dedicated Taps at Reveille to his literary agent Harold Ober, who worked also for writers of Walton's status - J.D. Salinger and William Faulkner.

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        Sergeant Larson 4th Cavalry

      Southern Literary Institute, San Antonio 1935 - 326 pages, frontis, illustrations, front hinge starting but solid, INSCRIBED by the author's daughter who wrote the foreword for the book, 1 of 300 numbered copies. Larson joined the army in 1860, and served in the West until joining the Civil War. Fort Laramie, Riley, Fetterman, Bent's Fort, Santa Fe, etc. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Old West Books (ABAA)]
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      New York: Harrison Smith and Robert Haas, Inc.,, 1935. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine and upper board gilt on black ground, top edge dyed black. With the dust jacket. Housed in a blue cloth folding case. Gilt titles chipped, lightly rubbed at extremities, mark to edge of lower board. A very good copy in the rubbed and chipped jacket. First edition, first printing. Inscribed by Faulkner on the front free endpaper, "To a little 'big girl' in the south from Phoebe Omlie [signed in her own hand] and William Faulkner. Miss Stella Aiken. Oxford, Miss, April 29, 1935". Phoebe Omlie was a female aviation pioneer; her husband Vernon taught Faulkner to fly in 1933, and the pair went barnstorming and stunt flying in the Oxford vicinity. The characters of Roger and Laverne Shumann in this novel were modelled on the Omlies. A superb inscription.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Pylon (Signed Limited Edition)

      New York: Harrison Smith and Robert Haas, 1935. First Edition. First Edition. One of 310 numbered copies (this being No. 176) SIGNED by the author. Faulkner's tale of barnstorm aviation, a pursuit which took his brother Dean's life a few months after the book was published. Basis for the 1958 Douglas Sirk film "The Tarnished Angels" featuring Robert Stack, Rock Hudson and Dorothy Malone.& & Very Good plus lacking the publisher's slipcase. Pages uncut. Spine lightly faded as often found, chip to the fore-edge of the front board, and light rubbing overall. A presentable copy.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        The Wanderings of Mumfie.

      London: John Murray, 1935 - Octavo. Original pink cloth backed boards, blue titles to spine, pink topstain, pictorial paper to sides. With the pictorial dust jacket. Some light marking and spotting within and without, a very good copy in the torn and tanned jacket. Illustrated throughout with plates (many of which colour) and vignettes in the text after drawings by the author. First edition, first impression, presentation copy inscribed,"For Mrs Macdonald, with love and gratitude for her extreme kindness to me. Katherine Tozer." [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        The African Queen

      Boston : Little, Brown, and Company . Good . 1935 . First American Edition . Hardback . .

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        Green Hills of Africa

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1935. First edition. Octavo, original green cloth. Inscribed by the author, "To Gweneth P. Beam wishing her plenty of luck Ernest Hemingway." The recipient was a secretary at Scribners at the time of publication when Hemingway inscribed this copy to her. Some light fading to the cloth as usual in a bright near fine dust jacket. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. A very sharp copy.Green Hills of Africa was published in 1935, but initially appeared in Scribners Magazine the same year (Meyers, 1985). The first edition explains that Hemingway "attempted to write an absolutely true book to see whether the shape of a country and the pattern of a month's action can, if truly presented, compete with a work of the imagination." The author's intentions were quickly confirmed when the first print-run sold a popular 10,500 copies, and it was aptly praised by The New York Times as "[a] fine book on death in the African afternoon...The writing is the thing; that way he has of getting down with beautiful precision the exact way things look, smell, taste, feel, sound." Not unlike Hemingway's virtuosic abilities, Green Hills of Africa also offers the writer's opinions on the value of his contemporaries: "The good American writers are Henry James, Stephen Crane, and Mark Twain… Henry James wanted to make money. He never did, of course." Hemingway adds that most American writers are inadequate and "came to a bad end" The value of Green Hills of Africa, therefore, is three-fold. It serves as masterly written entertainment, a successful social experiment that tested the receptivity of the American public, and an insight into the author's literary evaluation. The Observer is correct when it wrote, "If he were never to write again, his name would live as long as the English language, for Green Hills of Africa takes its place beside his other works on that small shelf in our libraries which we reserve for the classics.

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        Building Plans and Elevation for Alterations and Additions for George J. Zett. at 938, 939, and 940 Howard St., San Francisco

      San Francisco: James H. Hjul, Structural Engineer, February - April 1935. Original pencil drawings on tracing paper. Sheet size primarily 22" x 25". 7 sheets. Job #00192. O.W. 699. James Hansen Hjul (1882 - 1957), a structural engineer, constructed many buildings in San Francisco. He was the founder of the J.H. Construction Company and was listed as a contractor, civil engineer, structural engineer and construction engineer in San Francisco City Directories from 1907 to 1958. Most of his work occurred in the South of Market area on warehouses and industrial buildings.

      [Bookseller: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts]
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      Farrar & Rinehart, Inc., [1935]. - First edition. Author's second Nero Wolfe title. Gold gilt on spine a bit faded, gilt on front cover sharp and bright, pages 301-304 carelessly opened at the bottom edge, green top color is bright and unfaded, else a near fine, tight, square copy in dust jacket which has been internally restored. An extremely handsome copy of a very scarce book in collector's condition. A Haycraft/Queen Cornerstone title. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: BUCKINGHAM BOOKS, ABAA, ILAB]
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      Smith and Haas New York: Smith and Haas. 1935. First. First edition. Rubbing to the spine lettering, very good in an attractive, very good first issue dustwrapper with a modest chip at the crown, and very slight tanning to the spine. Faulkner's tale of barnstorm aviation, a pursuit which took his brother Dean's life a few months after the book was published. The novel was the basis for the 1958 Douglas Sirk film The Tarnished Angels featuring Rock Hudson, Robert Stack, and Dorothy Malone. A nicer than usual copy. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Gargantua et Pantagruel -

      Gibert Jeune 1935-1937 -, Paris - 3 In-4 Tome 1: 149 pp. tome 2: 265 pp. Tome 3: 270 pp. Couverture crème rempliée illustrée en couleurs. Intérieur très frais. Nombreuses illustrations de DUBOUT dans et hors-texte. Excellent état TIRAGE LIMITE à 3000 exemplaires numérotés. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie KOEGUI]
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      London: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd 1935 - First edition thus. Original navy blue cloth with gilt titles and blind stamped illustration to the upper board and spine, in dustwrapper. Illustrated endpapers, 12 full page tissue guarded colour plates, 17 full page black and white line drawings and several header and tail piece illustrations throughout. An excellent near fine copy, the cloth clean with light bumping at the spine tips. The contents are clean and without inscriptions or stamps. Text block fore-edge is a little spotted. Complete with the near fine lightly rubbed and nicked dustwrapper which is price-clipped to the front flap and spotted to the blank reverse. A very nice copy. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      Imprimerie d'Extreme-Orient, 1935 - I: Esquisse d'Une Histoire du Bouddhisme Foundee sur la Critique Archeologique des Textes. II: Les Origines du Stupa et la Transmigration Essai d'Archeologie Religieuse Comparee. 4to. 2 vols in 3. (iv), 302, , 577-802, 576, iipp. 3 plates. 28 text-illus. Bound in cloth, slightly worn, private inscription on front end-paper. A complete set. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: The Isseido Booksellers, ABAJ, ILAB]
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        Fotografie vidí povrch. La photographie reflète l'aspect des choses .

      Druzstevní práce, Prague 1935 - 30 cm; [32] pages. Text in Czech; title page and captions in Czech and French. Half-tone photo-illustrated wraps. Published by the Czech National Institute of Graphic Arts, this collection features the Institute's most distinguished artists, Jaromir Funke, Rodolf Gilbert, Otakar Hejzlar, Karel Novak, and Josef Ehm. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rodger Friedman Rare Book Studio, ABAA]
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        French Erotic Print]: One Man & Three Women

      no publisher, [Paris 1935 - Hand colored lithographic print on fine wove paper. Image size approximately 7" x 11". Likely removed from a folio volume as indicated by a thin stub tipped-in along the left edge of the sheet. Near fine. Possibly one of the eight original Eres prints for the pornographic novel *Aventures d'une satyre* (attributed to Jane de Rozat) published in Paris in the mid-1930s.

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        The 39 Steps (Original UK Pressbook for the 1935 film)

      London: Gaumont, 1935. Original UK Pressbook for the classic 1935 film, based on the 1915 novel by John Buchan. A rare and blazingly beautiful artifact from one of the foundational espionage thrillers of the twentieth century.& & Hitchcock's adaptation of Buchan's novel proved, as usual, to be an improvement on the source material, adding two key female characters and removing a couple of serious plot implausibilities. Of nearly inestimable importance is that Hitchcock found in "The 39 Steps" a theme that would become his favorite, and one whose variations he would virtually exhaust: an innocent man on the run, clever and resourceful but surrounded by a conspiracy he doesn't understand. & & Card wrappers with a color lithograph design, saddle stitched, 12 x 18 inches, faint horizontal fold as issued. Newsprint pages Very Good plus with some minute nicking at the edges, lightly toned, wrapper bright and Near Fine.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        Salute the Jew!

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

      [Bookseller: RareNonFiction]
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        TRUFFLE EATER. By Oistros. Pretty Stories and Funny Pictures.

      19 leaves printed on one side only. Illustrated with a vignette to title, and numerous illustrations throughout in line by Archibald Louis Charles Savory. Original pale yellow boards; pictorial upper cover illustrated in brown with blue lettering. Large 8vo. First edition. Covers a little dust-soiled; head & heel of spine a little worn; else a very good and important copy of this anti-Nazi Struwwelpeter parody. Savoury also illustrated another book by Humbert Wolfe, called Stings and Wings, published in 1935, and wrote and illustrated a book entirelt of his own creation entitled, 'The Brighter Side of Cricket, in 1933.Baumgartner II.18.

      [Bookseller: David Miles]
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