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        Absalom, Absalom!

      Random House, New York 1936 - Number 194 of 300 signed by Faulkner. Original 1/4 green cloth over printed boards. Spine a little dull, light wear and darkening to boards. Previous owner's signature dated 1936 on the front blank. Faint foxing to front and rear blanks, otherwise clean internally. With the folding map at the rear. Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Literature & Literary; Signed by Author. Inventory No: 045021. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Pazzo Books, ABAA]
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        El toro, la muerte y el agua. Poemas. Prólogo de Manuel Machado.

      Madrid, Imprenta de Galo Sáez, 1936 - -13 x 18 cm.- , 100 págs. + 1 h. Dedicatoria autógrafa de puño y letra de Agustín de Foxá. 1.ª edición. (MUY BUEN EJEMPLAR.)

      [Bookseller: Berceo (Libros Antiguos)]
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        The New York Woman (Magazine), October 7, 1936, Vol. 1, No. 5 - Gypsy Rose Lee

      New York: The New York Woman, Inc.. Paperback. 48 pages. This glamorous publication brought New York women important information including: news of the choicest fashion, entertainment, current happenings, where to go, what to see, and how much to pay. Features: Three-page photo-illustrated feature article on Gypsy Rose Lee "She Undressed Her Way to Fame!"; Full-page ad for the new Lastex Vassarette Girdle, featuring photo of designer Helen Wills; Nice one-page illustrated ad for Du Barry beauty preparations by Richard Hudnut; Letters; Fantastic one-page illustrated Macy's ad shows chef throwing knives at Thanksgiving turkey; Soundings - opinions of the New York Woman; Nice one-page illustrated fashion ad for Stern Brothers; Nice one-page illustrated fashion ad for Franklin Simon & Co. features upper half fashions; Seven fantastic photos of "Curb Commerce" in New York - radios, wart cures, picture postcards, socks, neckties, shoe shines, and photos; These Girls From Out of Town - fiction about 'those panting, galloping creatures - the lady buyers and how they wear down man; Romance Around Town - five photos of New York romance; Unfair to Organized Women - a man's complaint against the women of the world; Nice one-page color fashion photo of model in a glamorous Betty Wales ball gown; How to Collect Butlers; A Fashion Editor's Diary; What not to do to yourself - unfortunate accidents in the choice of clothes, cosmetics and behavior; Photos of the 'Best Dressed Women" from cities around the world; Attractive evening fashion centerfold features large black and white photo with color illustrations; So Much To Buy - and So Much to Spend!; Head to Toe - photos of fashionable hats and shoes; Cosmetics page; Two Quick and Easy Dinners Men Will Like; Photos of dinner table place settings; A Look at Our Medicine Chest; New About Food - a new thought on birthday cakes; "The Plough and the Stars" - Eight photos from the making of this movie which starred Barbara Stanwyck and Erin O'Brien Moore; "Valiant is the Word for Carrie" - photo-illustrated article about this movie; John Gielgud as Hamlet; Helen Hayes takes time to talk about backstage life as Queen Victoria; One page of color humorous illustrations by Dr. Suess illustrating how to attain social publicity!; One-page Schaefer beer ad - in cans!; Half-page photo ad for Best & Co. features pastel wool house coat; Manhattan Date Book; Glossy color cover photos feature woman attempting to install drapes which pipe-smoking husband reads paper; and more. Unmarked with modest wear. A quality copy of this great vintage depression-era item. . Good. 1936. First Edition.

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        Photograph Album of a Participant.

      [Berlin, 1936].. 8vo. Oblong album, leather over cream paper boards, string-tied, silver title and Olympic design to front, twine stitching to perimeter. Contains 56 black and white photographs measuring 310 x 240 mm, mounted with clear photo corners, each leaf separated with webbed tissue guard. Two additional photographs loosely placed within. Some loss to leather spine, verso only, otherwise in very good condition, a pleasing album with crisp images.. These images, captured firsthand by a participating athlete in the Olympic games, center around the Berlin Olympic Stadium, where the athletic and track events took place, revealing the photographer's sport. We also find images of runners on a practice course, a high jumper, an equestrian event, spectators, security officials, and guards, some of the latter sporting binoculars for surveillance, others armed with long rifles. Olympic monuments include the Marathon Gate pillars from which was hung the iconic five ring symbol, the enormous receptacle for the Olympic Flame, and one of the sculptures of athletes which today are the subject of discord by some. City streets are saturated with political propaganda flags, whilst symbolic Olympic flags make but a mere discreet dispersing appearance among them. Two views show an airship blimp with the Germany's new national symbol hovering overhead, while a few inner city views show athletes running with the torch ceremoniously for the civilians. Elements of domination, superiority and mastery are captured two-fold in this unusual album of images, first and foremost in the display of a grand competition event of athletic champions from around the world, and secondly, in the less than subtle propaganda that would inevitably pierce the otherwise peaceful images of global collaboration and common ground. Rare to find an album by a professional athlete yet an amateur photographer of these historic Olympic Games.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris, Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Das Lichterhaus im Walde. Eine Erzählung für die jüdische Jugend

      Berlin, Verlag Kedem, 1936.. 20,5 x 15,5cm, Originalhalbleinen, Deckel teils sonnengebleicht, 107 S., zahlreiche sw-Illustrationen und farb. Einbandzeichnung von Ludwig Schwerin. Leo Hirsch (1903-1943) war Journalist und Schriftsteller, arbeitete u.a. am Feuilleton des letzten jüdischen Kommunikationsorgans, nämlich des "Jüdischen Nachrichtenblatts" mit. In den ersten Jahren nach der nationalsozialistischen Machtergreifung kam es paradoxerweise zu einem Aufblühen des jüdischen kulturellen Lebens, weil gerade die lange "assimilierten" Juden meinten, sie könnten sich bis zu einer Änderung der Situation in Deutschland behaupten und müßten nicht auswandern. Es gab mehr als 30 jüdische Verlage, zu denen auch der Verlag Kedem gehörte. - Sehr seltenes Zeitzeugnis!

      [Bookseller: Versandantiquariat Am Osning]
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      Collins, 1936.. Limited numbered 1st edn (61 of 75), signed by author and illustrator. 4to. Original gilt lettered quarter green calf on red cloth, top edge gilt (Fine), in slipcase (VG). Pp. 96, illus with 9 coloured plates and b&w plates and drawings (no inscriptions). .

      [Bookseller: Rothwell & Dunworth Ltd]
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        Gone With The Wind

      New York: Macmillan, 1936. Later printing. Near fine in a just about near fine jacket. Corners lightly bumped; else fine. Signed by Mitchell on the front free endpaper, in a strong, clear hand. A beautiful example of the second issue jacket, showing a trace of light soiling along the upper edge, very slight edgewear, corners lightly rubbed. The jacket is unclipped, showing the $3.00 price on the lower front flap, and has the 'New Macmillan Books' notice on the rear panel, with this title as the first in the left-hand column. Included is a letter of provenance from the previous owner, detailing how the book came to be signed. Overall quite an attractive signed copy of this highlight in American genre fiction.

      [Bookseller: John Kehoe, Bookseller ABAA]
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        The Hollow Wall Mystery in Facsimile Laser Color Dustjacket of 2 Young Girls Opening Gates to Large House with Red Tile Roof, with man seated Outside by Wall with Cactus, wearing Sarape , Hat & Holding Gun, SIGNED by author. Ages 9 - 12, Mystery Sto

      Cupples & Leon NY, 1936 HBDJ, 1936, 1st edition, Early Printing, Dust jacket is a Color Facsimile , VG/GOOD, AS-IS, but it does have good color on the front illustration portion.Grey Tweed cloth Book is in good shape but has seen better days. Titled in Dark Maroon. Cover shows a little staining, the spine cvr is Foxed . But the book is still tight enough. Inside Lists thru this Title, The only writing inside, other than Mrs. Wirt's signature, consists of minor seller's notes in the back and the "This is my Book" portion of the front endpapers has been filled in by pencil with extreme pressure. Otherwise thumbing through the book I could see no other writing, no staining and only a few pages in the back with a minor crease along the right bottom corner. The pages are off white but this is a nice book. .B/W Glossy Frontispiece He Triumphantly drew forth an Empty Tin Box of 2 girls at night & boy in Tree with Flashlight, Front Inner Flap DJ priceclipped Lists thru Shadow Stone, Back Inner Flap DJ Not Complete, Publishers Red Dye Stain on Outer pgs edge small stains, best known as the author of the earliest Nancy Drew Mystery Stories. Mrs. Wirt was quite the prolific author when she was not working for the Stratemeyer Syndicate. This volume is part of her Mystery Story Series. , Mystery Story Series for Girls. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good.

      [Bookseller: BLUFF PARK RARE BOOKS]
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        Three Drawings made by Delaney at the George Bridgeman Arts Student League in 1936

      - Three charcoal drawings: one is double-sided and is of a male body on one side and a face on the other; the other two are of reclining nude women. One image is rolled, the other two are in a folder or portfolio made from artists' board and Signed by Delaney. The first two are approximately 20.25" x 26.25"; the rolled image is 36" x 29.25". The first image is fragmentary with moderate chipping; some wear and tear along the margins of the other two, are else very good. The portfolio shows some old dampstaining.

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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      London: John Lane The Bodley Head, 1936 - Crown octavo. Original green buckram with the Homeric bow device designed by Eric Gill to the upper board gilt, top edge gilt, others uncut. Remains of bookseller's ticket to front pastedown. Spine rolled and tanned, minor rubbing to extremities, faint tanning to endpapers; a very nice copy in very good condition, entirely sound and with the gilt bow on the front cover bright and defined. First UK edition, first impression, number 288 of 900 copies on japon vellum and bound in buckram, from an entire edition limited to 1,000 copies. This issue of the Bodley Head Ulysses is one of the triumphs of 20th century book production. It established the text for the succeeding 25 years and printed as appendices the International Letter of Protest against Samuel Roth's piracy and the famous legal judgement by John M. Woolsey lifting the ban in America on the publishing of the book. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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      London: Constable, 1936. First Edition. Novel of the London underworld, "set against a lowering, uneasy panorama of the London of mean streets and scaling housefronts." One of Metcalfe's few forays outside the realm of fantasy fiction. Published in the United States as "Sally, The Story of A Foster-Girl." Uncommon, especially in dustwrapper. Octavo (21cm). Green cloth boards; dustjacket; 572pp. Purple top-stain slightly faded, else a tight, Near Fine copy in the original pictorial dustwrapper, price-clipped and with minor spots of rubbing at flap-folds and spine ends; Very Good Plus.

      [Bookseller: Lorne Bair Rare Books]
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        A Gun for Sale

      London: William Heinemann Ltd., 1936., 1936. Thriller. First Edition. Octavo, pp.261. Publisher's red cloth with titles in gilt to spine, red endpapers. The faintest sunning to spine else a truly fine copy of one of the author's rarest titles in first edition, lacking only the ridiculously rare dustwrapper. Published as 'A Gun For Hire' in America.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        "Oswald überdenkt sein leben", 1972.

      . Tusche laviert, 32 x 29 cm, signiert.. (Valazza Markus, geb. 1936 in St. Ulrich in Gröden / Südtirol)

      [Bookseller: Galerie Magnet GmbH]
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        Eyeless in Gaza (1st edition in rare blue wrapper w/ Hume Cronyn bookplate)

      Harper & Brothers, New York 1936 - Harper & Brothers. 1936. New York. 473 pages. 1st edition, 1st printing. Original 1st issue DJ with $2.50 price intact on flap. Still intact is the super-rare blue promotional wrapper. This is sure to blow-away any Huxley collector but if this is not rare enough, consider that this copy belonged to Academy Award / Oscar and Golden Globe Nominee, as well as 3 time emmy winner and 2 time Tony award winner, Hume Cronyn. The legendary Cronyn enjoyed a resurgence after the blockbuster film Cocoon. Cronyn, also the husband of Oscar winner, Jessica Tandy (Driving Miss Daisy) has his unique bookplate adhered to the FFEP. A rare copy, through and through! As for book condition, it is tight and clean. 2 corners are gently pushed. 2 tiny edge bumps. 1 light scuff to blue cloth. $2.50 price intact on DJ flap. DJ shows a few small open chips. Super-rare promo wrapper over the DJ with Hume Cronyn's bookplate adhered within. A most unique, rare and desirable first edition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Medium Rare Books LLC]
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        Handbuch der vergleichenden Anatomie der Wirbeltiere, 4. Bd.

      Amsterdam (NL), Asher Co., 1936.. Neudruck, 1967 XII, 1016 S., mit zahlr. Abb. Leinen. Neudruck des 3. Bandes des Werkes aus den 1930er Jahren. Buch aus ehemaligem Bestand einer Institutionsbibliothek. Signaturetikett am Buchrücken und Institutionsstempel auf Titelseite. Signaturetikett teilweise abgelöst. Fest eingebunden. Einband mit Lagerspuren. Buch wurde schief gelagert. Innen sauber und gepflegt; Titelseite mit Anstreichungen. Dem Alter entsprechend in gutem Zustand.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat BOOKFARM]
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      London: Faber and Faber Limited,, 1936. Octavo. Original grey cloth, spine lettered in black and red. With the dust jacket. 96 pages of black and white photographic plates. Cloth darkened at the edges and spine, contents toned, gift inscription and signature on the front free endpaper. A very good copy in the jacket that has a few nicks and chips to the extremities and tape repairs to the verso. First edition, first impression. The author's scarce monograph on the Surrealist exhibition of June 1936, with essays by André Breton, Hugh Sykes Davies, Paul Éluard, Georges Hugnet. Uncommon in the dust jacket, designed by Roland Penrose, with his now classic photo-montage design with a surreal shell and key over a typographic background.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Historia de la eternidad

      Viau y Zona, Buenos Aires 1936 - Dos firmas de antiguos propietarios en las primeras páginas [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Libros JyE]
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        Vintage Signed Photograph of Robert Donat

      1936 - Measuring 3.5" x 5.5". Fine. Real photo postcard with matte finish as issued. Signed by Donat across the bottom of the card: "Robert Donat 1936." At the time, Donat was at the height of his success, having completed his role in *The 39 Steps* in 1935, and soon to win an Oscar for his performance in *Goodbye, Mr. Chips* in 1939. A handsome image in fine condition. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Grundlagen, Aufbau und Wirtschaftsordnung des Nationalsozialistischen Staates - Band I: Die weltanschaulichen, politischen und staatsrechtlichen Grundlagen / Band II: Der Aufbau des nationalsozialistischen Staates / Band III: Die Wirtschaftsordnung des nationalsozialistischen Staates

      Berlin, Industrieverlag Spaeth & Linde, 1936.. 3 Bände 3000 Ringeinband. ACHTUNG!!!! Eine Rücknahme dieser Lose-Blatt-Sammlung wird ausgeschlossen! Es kann nicht sichergestellt werden, dass nach Kauf der drei Ringordner nicht Blätter aus der Loseblattsammlung entnommen werden oder nicht! Wenn sie mit diesem Passus nicht einverstanden sind, bitte nicht bestellen. Wir stornieren dann! Die Schuber und Einbände sind nur in akzeptablem Zustand. Ringordner jedoch intakt. Blätter im Ordner mit sauberen Anstreichungen versehen. Diese sind eher von Nutzen als von Schaden. Inhalt wohl nicht ganz vollständig. Im Band I fehlt nichts. Alle Themen, 1 bis 23 befüllt. Band II fehlt der Punkt 38: Wirtschaftsrecht, einschl. Gewerberecht. Sonst Punkt 24 bis 43 befüllt. Band III fehlen die Punkte 44, 45, 46 (wird im Inhaltsverzeichnis aber auch nicht aufgeführt), 48. Ganz vorn Sachregister zu Band I bis III, dann geht es mit Punkt 47 (vorhanden) weiter. Punkt 63 und 64 fehlen dann. Alles in allem in einem guten Zustand. Sauber, ordentlich, ohne nennenswerte Schäden. Seiten sind halt gebräunt, auf Grund Alter. Im Band 3 inneliegend ist das komplette Inhaltsverzeichnis von Band I bis III. Ob alles, jeder Teilbereich vollständig ist, kann nicht garantiert werden. Ich kann unmöglich wissen, was rein gehört. Rik260622-3Bü

      [Bookseller: Versandantiquariat Bookstore-Online]
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        We the Living

      The MacMillan Company, New York 1936 - First Edition, First Printing. This is the TRUE FIRST EDITION with the words "Setup and printed. Published April, 1936" printed on the copyright page. This copy is INSCRIBED and SIGNED by Ayn Rand "To.Cordially Ayn Rand dated 9/10/75. A wonderful copy with the ORIGINAL front panel of the dustjacket placed above a facsimile dustjacket. The rest of the dustjacket parts are missing except for the back flap that is also original. The book is in great shape. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning with some discoloration to the spine and minor wear to the boards. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A wonderful copy authentically SIGNED by the author. We buy Ayn Rand First Editions [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        Travels in Arabia Deserta. With an Introduction by T. E. Lawrence.

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1936 - 2 volumes, large octavo. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in tan morocco, titles and decoration to spine, raised bands, single rule to boards, rules to turn-ins, cockerill endpapers, top edges gilt, others untrimmed. A fine copy. Illustrated throughout. New and definitive edition, first impression. First published in 1886, this reissue with a new preface by Doughty and an introduction by T. E. Lawrence found a new generation of readers for this classic of travel. This "definitive" edition of 1936 was published in a format matching that of the 1935 Seven Pillars of Wisdom.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Travels in Arabia Deserta

      London: Jonathan Cape,, 1936. With an Introduction by T. E. Lawrence. 2 volumes, large octavo. Original brown cloth, titles to spines gilt, brown top-stains. With the dust jackets. Frontispiece to each volume and illustrations throughout, 2 folding maps. Ownership inscriptions and corresponding bookseller's receipt and post card dated 1943 laid in. Ends very lightly bumped and tiny nicks to corners, faint spotting to edges and endpapers, a very good copy indeed in the slightly spine-faded, marked and mottled jacket, with small chips to corners and a few small closed tears along edges, and a dampstain along top edge of volume 2, New and definitive edition, first impression. First published in 1886, this reissue with a new preface by Doughty and an introduction by T. E. Lawrence found a new generation of readers for this travel classic. This "definitive" edition of 1936 was published in a format matching that of the 1935 Seven Pillars of Wisdom.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Recueil des textes relatifs à la réglementation de la chasse

      Hanoi: Imprimerie d'Extreme-Orient. 1936. "Small 4to, pp. 80; 12 hand-colored folding maps showing various reserves through the country by province; original brown printed wrappers; very good. Unlocated. "

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        Small Archive Documenting Camp-life at the Dan Beard Camp, Boys Scout Troop 1 in Pike County, Pennsylvania, 1936-1938

      Dan Beard Camp Near Hawley, Pennsylvania, 1936. Ephemera. Very Good. Ephemera. An exceptionally scarce collection of memorabilia and ephemera from Daniel Carter Beard's summer camp. Beard, one of the founders of the Boy Scouts of America built the camp on the site of his hunting lodge, which was erected in 1883. He operated the camp from the early 1920s until 1939. Camp activities and awards were based on those in Beard's Handbook for the Sons of Daniel Boone, however campers also earned Scouting rank and merit badges as the campers formed Pike County, Pennsylvania BSA Troop #1. The collection includes 1) an 8" x 10" photograph of Beard in uniform signed "Dan Beard," 2) a typed letter on official, illustrated Boy Scouts of America letterhead signed "Daniel C. Beard," 3) five multi-color camp award certificates signed "Daniel C. Beard," 4) a number of official camp letters and records regarding one of the campers, Courtland Brown, 5) four American Red Cross first aid and life saving cards awarded to Courtland Brown at the Dan Beard Camp, 6) two 8" x 10" photographs of campers, one showing them in formation and one showing them engaged in craft activities, 7) four 3.5" x 6" photographs of campers and their tents, 8) a beaded "buckskin badge" totem, 9) two postcards of Camp Lenape, which I believe succeeded the Dan Beard Camp after it closed, and 10) newspaper articles regarding Beard's 88th birthday, his death, and his funeral. All of the photographs, signed letter, certificates, and postcards are in very nice shape. Some of the other documents have marginal insect predation. The certificates and camp photographs have scrapbook page remnants on the reverse.

      [Bookseller: Read 'Em Again Books, ABAA]
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        Maryland Marsh] Original Colorist's Model of the Derrydale Press Sporting Print

      New York: The Derrydale Press, 1936 - The original watercolor model prepared by the artist the use of the colorist of the Derrydale sporting aquatint of a rail bird shooting scene. John Frost (1890-1937) was the son of American artist A.B. Frost (1851- 1928) and a friend of Eugene V. Connett, publisher of the Derrydale Press, whose personal collection included Maryland Marsh, the original painting commissioned by Connett in 1934. John Frost is known to have been closely involved in painting the colorists' models for the Derrydale prints of his father's paintings (published in 1933-4) and would have produced the color model for the published editon of the print. UNIQUE AND IMPORTANT SURVIVAL Published in an edition of 150 (unnumbered). 19-1/2 x 13-1/4 inches on a larger sheet. Aquatint engraving, from a proof before letters, trimmed, fully colored by the artist, marked in pencil "Model OK". With an example of the published print: hand-colored aquatint engraving, signed by the artist in pencil lower left. Trimmed. Some soiling in outer margins, short chips along left edge, archival tape repair on verso of lower left corner (torn, no loss). Ordeman (2005) pp 52-4 (illustrated), 105. Provenance: J. Ordeman, M.L. Biscotti;, F. Teroerde [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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      . Zustand: Excelente Einband: Encuadernacion de tapa dura Edicion Especial. Sant Feliu de Guixols. 1936. Pergami amb daurats. 2Vol. XIV + 143 + VIII + 190h. 32x24. Monumental edicio del Quixot en catala.Bibliofil. Tirada de 560 exemplars(n°59). La traduccio revisada per Pompeu Fabra.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Anticuaria Marc & Antiques]
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        Gone with the Wind

      The Macmillan Company, New York 1936 - First Edition, later issue published the same year as the First Edition. This copy is authentically SIGNED by Margaret Mitchell on the front free endpaper. The book is in great shape. The binding is tight with light wear to the top spine and edges. The pages are clean with NO marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a lovely copy in collector's condition SIGNED by the author. Includes a beautiful facsimile dustjacket. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        L'Orphelin de la Brousse... et Chut le Kangourou Boxeur

      Paris: Imp. Henon, circa, 1936. Colour-printed poster (120 x 80 cm.); some wear along the folds, and a little dusted, but in remarkably good condition; original Dutch release stamp at upper left. The most famous kangaroo in Australia. An early appearance of what would become a classic Australian emblem - the boxing kangaroo. Skippy's predecessor, Chut was for a while 'the most famous kangaroo in Australia'. This wonderful large poster advertises a European showing of the Australian cinematic triumph The Orphan of the Wilderness. Although Australian actors including Owen Muro, José Valli, and Sylvia Kellaway, are all given space on the poster, the real star of the piece is Chut, the boxing kangaroo. The film was directed by Ken G. Hall, perhaps better known today for his involvement in On Our Selection (1932) or Dad and Dave Come to Town (1938). Paul Byrnes has written about the movie that it was 'one of the first features to use Australian wildlife as its prime attraction, and it was popular. Chut became the most famous kangaroo in Australia until Skippy came along in a television series in the 1960s… The most remarkable feature of the film is the opening sequence, where we see a mob of kangaroos living in an idyllic forest, with koalas and emus and dingoes. The forest was created from scratch in the Cinesound studio in Bondi by art director J Alan Kenyon. The kangaroos actually look like they've been there some time, and the studio setting allowed cameraman George Heath to capture some beautiful close-ups of the animals.' 'The graphic symbol of a boxing kangaroo became popular as 'nose-art' on aircraft flown by Australian airmen in the Second World War, and continues to be painted on RAAF aircraft. It was also the mascot for the Australian sailors who won the America's Cup yacht race in 1983. Contests between men and kangaroos were a frequent 'attraction' in travelling tent shows in Australia in the 19th century…' (source: - where there are some clips from the movie to be seen).

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      Everett: Visionary Publishing Co, 1936 First edition. [The precise state/issue/printing of this variant has not been clearly established. Nor, for that matter, has the exact priority been clearly established for nearly any of combination of variants that have been reported]. This is one of an unknown, but reportedly small, number of copies that surfaced years ago, from storage in the publisher's archives. The text paper is quite white and fresh, as is the paper stock of the Dust Wrapper. The the black cloth casing [that is, the boards] is consistent with most others that I have seen. Book and Dust Wrapper [white paper, without the Frank Utpatel artwork] both have horizontal, mixed case, silver lettering. 158 pages, illustrated. As New [About Fine] copy in As New [Fine] Dust Wrapper.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New.

      [Bookseller: Other Worlds Bookstore]
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        Die Haggadah des Kinders

      . Hebräischer Verlag "Menorah", Berlin, 1936. 45 S./45 S. Lieder mit Illustrationen von Erwin Singer, 4 der Abb. mit Zieh- und Drehmechanismen, sowie 7 S. Anhang mit Noten, orginal farbig illustrierter Halbleinen-Einband, quart, (Einband beriebn und bestoßen/etwas fleckig/Rücken leicht eingerissen/Klammern angerostet/innen leicht fleckig). - Zweisprachige Ausgabe mit deutschem und hebräischem Text /seltenes, gesuchtes Exemplar -

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        In Dubious Battle

      New York: Covici-Friede, 1936. First Edition. Signed by the author in 1936; signature a little blotted; a good copy in a worn and mended dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Peter L. Stern & Company, Inc.]
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      (Niigata): Niigata Prefecture, Japan, (ca. 1936 - An oblong portfolio of 27 striking color printed plates measuring 25.2 x 38 centimeters, with each plate portraying 2 peonies (each flower approximately 11 x 12 centimeters). A brief text on the culture of Japanese tree peonies accompanies the plates, and there is an overslip with letterpress describing each flower. Niigata was a center for peonie cultivation and this book was undoubtedly issued to promote export trade to the west. Oblong 4to, stabbed and tied (25.2 x 38 cm); (ii) + (ii) + 2 + (ii) pp. + 27 color plates with accompanying letterpress on overslips. Original printed cloth, stabbed and tied, boards slightly bumped and worn at corners; some splitting of cloth along spine edges; plates clean and bright. A very good copy.

      [Bookseller: Hinck & Wall, ABA, ILAB]
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        Angling of the Test. Or, True Love Under Stress... Being a diurnal postulation of problems of connubial infelicity which will bring no comfort to any married male angler. A Book-of-the-Nonce-Club Selection

      New York: The Derrydale Press, 1936. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine. First Edition. 8vo., pp. [ff 2] + [x] + 25; black cloth stamped in gilt and blind; glassine dustwrapper intact; ink inscription to front pastedown; adhesive mark to front endpaper; near fine copy without the publisher's box. First edition, first issue, signed on the title page as usual. One of 197 numbered copies printed on watermarked, laid paper. Illustrated with engravings and photogravures. Presentation copy, warmly inscribed at length by the author to Marjorie Wiggin Prescott and Albert H. Wiggin, the latter of whom was a formidable collector of English prints, especially Thomas Rowlandson. Wiggin's named collection now comprises part of the Boston Public Library's massive print collection. Author and artist Marjorie Wiggins Prescott published a series of three volumes under the title Tales of a Sportman's Wife with the Derrydale Press from 1936-1939. Siegel 97. Hard Cover. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR.

      [Bookseller: Kuenzig Books, ABAA/ILAB]
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        Die Vögel am Nil von seiner Mündung bis in das Gebiet seiner Quellflüsse (Weißer Nil) auf Grund eigener Reisen und Beobachtungen in Wort und Bild dargestellt. Zweiter Band: Die Raubvögel.

      Bonn, Selbstverlag. 1936. Mit 56 Tafeln, davon 52 farbig lithographiert, und 2 Abbildungen im Text. Beiliegend: Niethammer, Günther (Hrsg.). Alexander Koenigs Reisen am Nil. Bonn, Selbstverlag der Alexander-Koenig-Stiftung, 1964. Mit 20 Abbildungen und 20 farbigen Tafeln. 4to. Orig.-Broschur mit Orig.-Umschlag und Orig.-Halbleinen mit illustr. Orig.-Umschlag, 2 Bll., 188 S.; 3 Bll., 74 S.. Nissen IVB, 524. Bei dem beiliegenden Band handelt es sich quasi um den ersten Band der "Vögel am Nil", der posthum von Niethammer im Auftrag der Stiftung herausgegeben und nur im Bonner Museum Alexander Koenig verkauft wurde. Der unbedruckte Umschlag von Band II ist aus dem gleichen marmorierten Papier wie die Vorsatzblätter. Jede Tafel mit separatem Erklärungsblatt (nicht paginiert) und Pergamin-Schutzblatt. - Beide Bände sauber und gut erhalten. Der Umschlag von "Reisen am Nil" mit einigen Randrissen und ein paar Knickspuren am oberen Rand.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Dr. Wolfgang Wanzke]
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      New York: Julian Messner. 1936 - Octavo. Pictorial paper covered boards, yellow cloth spine, pictorial endpapers with the dust jacket. Rubbing to corners, a very good copy in the dust jacket which has short closed tears to top edges, spine lightly faded, small chip to lower front corner. Colour illustrations by the author. First edition, first impression. Signed by the author on verso of front free endpaper. A children's tale based on the true story of the Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad's stowaway kitten.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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      London: Victor Gollancz, 1936.. Medium blue cloth, lettered in darker blue. Sine slightly sunned and cocked, slight tanning and a few pencil highlights; still, about very good, without the scarce dust jacket. First edition. The first printing consisted of 3000 copies, of which 2500 were bound. In 1942, the remaining sets of sheets and 219 bound copies were destroyed in the Blitz. FENWICK A4a.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        Ernest Bieler, peintre suisse *

      La Concorde, Lausanne (1936). - Reliure demi maroquin à coins 35 x 27, plats marbrés, titre doré, couvertures conservées. 88 planches contrecollées, la plupart en sépia. Monographie fondamentale sur ce peintre qui atteint désormais les sommets, ayant rejoint Hodler et Vallottton, en très bel état hormis quelques serpentes imprimées un peu tachetées, rédigé par le directeur de la Tate Gallery à Londres.Reliure basique, ayant préservé cet ouvrage fragile. Édition originale. L'un des 700 exemplaires numérotés sur vélin pur fil, après 10 Japon avec dessin et 40 Hollande signés, et 50 hors commerce.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Oh 7e Ciel]
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        Grundlagen, Aufbau und Wirtschaftsordnung des Nationalsozialistischen Staates - Band I: Die weltanschaulichen, politischen und staatsrechtlichen Grundlagen / Band II: Der Aufbau des nationalsozialistischen Staates / Band III: Die Wirtschaftsordnung des nationalsozialistischen Staates,

      Berlin, Industrieverlag Spaeth & Linde, 1936 - 3000 ACHTUNG!!!! Eine Rücknahme dieser Lose-Blatt-Sammlung wird ausgeschlossen! Es kann nicht sichergestellt werden, dass nach Kauf der drei Ringordner nicht Blätter aus der Loseblattsammlung entnommen werden oder nicht! Wenn sie mit diesem Passus nicht einverstanden sind, bitte nicht bestellen. Wir stornieren dann! Die Schuber und Einbände sind nur in akzeptablem Zustand. Ringordner jedoch intakt. Blätter im Ordner mit sauberen Anstreichungen versehen. Diese sind eher von Nutzen als von Schaden. Inhalt wohl nicht ganz vollständig. Im Band I fehlt nichts. Alle Themen, 1 bis 23 befüllt. Band II fehlt der Punkt 38: Wirtschaftsrecht, einschl. Gewerberecht. Sonst Punkt 24 bis 43 befüllt. Band III fehlen die Punkte 44, 45, 46 (wird im Inhaltsverzeichnis aber auch nicht aufgeführt), 48. Ganz vorn Sachregister zu Band I bis III, dann geht es mit Punkt 47 (vorhanden) weiter. Punkt 63 und 64 fehlen dann. Alles in allem in einem guten Zustand. Sauber, ordentlich, ohne nennenswerte Schäden. Seiten sind halt gebräunt, auf Grund Alter. Im Band 3 inneliegend ist das komplette Inhaltsverzeichnis von Band I bis III. Ob alles, jeder Teilbereich vollständig ist, kann nicht garantiert werden. Ich kann unmöglich wissen, was rein gehört. Rik260622-3Bü Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 7000

      [Bookseller: Bookstore-Online]
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        Thomas Wolfe spends $3.82 at the liquor store down the block ? the next day, he writes his mentor and editor at Scribner a lengthy letter telling him why he?s leaving Scribner and that he is going to write a book writing, ?if need be, in the vocabulary of the foulest-mouthed taxi driver, the most prurient-tongued prostitute that ever screamed an obscene epithet ? I am going to write as I please, and this time, no one is going to cut me unless I want them to??

      Partly Printed Check Signed ?Thomas Wolfe,? 6.5? x 2.75?. New York, December 14, 1936. Drawn on the Chase National Bank, filled out by Wolfe, paid to ?Hill Top Liquor Store? for $3.82. Tiny bank cancellation holes not near signature. Stamped endorsement on verso of the ?Bank of The Manhattan Company.? Fine condition. In 1955, Chase National Bank and The Manhattan Company merged to create The Chase Manhattan Bank.In 1929, after numerous rejections, Thomas Wolfe submitted his first novel, ?O Lost,? to Scribner. After editing by Maxwell Perkins, the most prominent book editor of the time, the novel was published that year as ?Look Homeward, Angel.? On July 17, 1930, from Switzerland, in one of his letters to Perkins, Wolfe mentioned that he had been invited to dinner. ?I do not think I am very good company to people at present. It would be very easy for me to start swilling liquor at present but I am not going to do it. I am here to get work done...?In 193

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        The Common Sense Of Drinking

      Boston: Little, Brown. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1936. First Edition; Later Printing. Hardcover. Light tone, otherwise light wear; Dust Jacket spine darkened, chipping to head, tone, rub. Solid hardcover. ; Richard Peabody was a Boston blue-blood alcoholic who squandered his fortune. Through the Emmanuel Movement, he struggled with his illness, becoming a lay therapist to alcoholics, and authored this influential book describing a path to recovery, first printed in 1931. "The author first defines the causes which if uncontrolled lead to alcoholism, and then sets forth the course of cure whereby many of his patients have been set free from what may come to be a pernicious disease." AA founder Bill W was influenced by this work and borrowed Peabody's phrases such as "Once an alcoholic, always an alcoholic" and "Half measures are of no avail." In addition the entire story of "A man of thirty" contained in the Big Book chapter More About Alcoholism appears to have been lifted from Peabody's book. Sadly, this later 1936 printing was published the year of Peabody's early death. An uncommon copy of this significant work in Recovery, with its quite hard-to-find dust jacket.; xvi, 191 pages .

      [Bookseller: Mike's Library]
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        Reis naar Rusland. Davos-Platz, September-December 1936. 4to. Carbon copy of original typescript in Dutch. Contemporary green cloth, gilt title on spine and front cover.

      Unpublished account of a journey to Stalinist Russia in 1936 by Joan Hendrik Petrus Ennema, copied from the original typescript and bound for the author. Ennema (1902-1947), a Dutch jurist who worked for the "British Petroleum Maatschappij" in the Dutch East Indies, travelled as part of a larger group of Dutch tourists who visited Moscow and Leningrad by train.In very good condition.

      [Bookseller: ASHER Rare Books (Since 1830)]
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      - Berlin, 18 juillet au 16 août 1936. Un fascicule agrafé au format 210X212mm. Edition originale de ce catalogue entièrement conçu par Herbert Bayer. Le dernier plat de couverture a été restauré. Photos supplémentaires sur demande. (Bauhaus, avant garde) [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Le Grand Verre]
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        Ploughman and Other Poems

      London: MacMillan and Co. 1936, 1st Edition. () 35 pp.. Near fine. Octavo. Original publishers printed wrappers. Sewn as issued. A touch of light sunning on the binding edge of the front and back otherwise a nice clean crisp copy. Patrick Kavanagh was an Irish poet and novelist whose life spanned most of the 20th century. He was one of the foremost poets of the 2oth century with Ploughman and Other Poems being his first published work in the MacMillan's Contemporary Poets series. Quite scarce especially in this nice of condition..

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        Original Blueprint of the National Historic Landmark ?Fallingwater?, named by the American Institute of Architects in 1991 as the ?best all-time work of American architecture?, accompanied by a Frank Lloyd Wright Signed Check

      Wisconsin/Pennsylvania, c. 1936/1937 Comprises(1) Partly Printed Check Signed ?Frank Lloyd Wright? as President of The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation, 8? x 3.25?. Taliesin, Spring Green, Wisconsin, November 15, 1947. Plastic tape remnant at top edge. Tiny cancellation holes are not near full signature. Drawn on the Farmers State Bank of Spring Green Wisconsin, payable to Frank Vogt for $18.60; endorsed ?Frank Vogt? on verso. Fine condition.(2) Original blueprint for Frank Lloyd Wright?s ?Fallingwater,? 28.5? x 15 ?. Light folds. Titled at lower left: ?Stair Detail Kaufmann House Bear Run, Pa. / Frank Lloyd Wright Architect.? From the Collection of architect Kevin Wendell of Jeannette, Pennsylvania.Fallingwater was built between 1936 and 1939 for Edward J. Kaufmann, owner of Kaufmann?s Department Store in Pittsburgh. The Kaufmanns owned land in the mountains 50 miles southeast of Pittsburgh. On the land, along a stream called Bear Run, they built a summer camp to be used by

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        Peer Gynt

      George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd 1936 - SIGNED/LIMITED EDITION OF 460 copies SIGNED by Arthur Rackham. A fabulous copy with the ORIGINAL publisher's slipcase that was issued with this book. The box number 198 matches the number in the book. The book is in excellent condition. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning and the boards are crisp with minor wear to the edges. The pages are exceptionally clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A wonderful copy authentically SIGNED by Rackham with the scarce publisher's slipcase. We buy SIGNED Arthur Rackham First Editions. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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