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        The Hobbit

      First UK edition. First Published 1937 stated on copyright page. Spine slightly faded, book has very mild shelf-cocking, previous owner's name and date on front free end paper. No dust jacket. Housed in a custom-made slipcase.

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        Background to Danger

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1937. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First American edition. 280 pp. Original orange cloth with crimson-brown zigzag pattern. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket with a small area of sticker-damage near head, chipping to tail, wear along edges, faint laminate scratch to front panel, price intact ($2.00 net). Top edge slightly rubbed, typical offsetting to gutters. An uncommonly nice copy of Ambler's second novel, originally titled Uncommon Danger, the basis of the 1943 film noir directed by Raoul Walsh.

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        Les Mains Libres. Dessins illustrés par les poèmes de Paul Eluard.

      Paris Editions Jeanne Bucher 1937Plein vélin blanc moderne, reliure bradel. Edition tiré à 675 exemplaires, celui-ci numéroté sur Chester vergé, second papier après 25 Japon. 68 illustrations à pleine page reproduits au cliché d'après les dessins de Man Ray. Edition originale de ce recueil de poésies, où textes et gravures se répondent. Les poèmes d'Eluard illustrent les dessins de Man Ray, parmi lesquels une série de portraits des auteurs, de Nush, épouse d'Eluard, de Picasso, d'André Breton ainsi que le célèbre portrait fantastique de Sade embastillé. Bel exemplaire. photographies et détails à la demande.

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        L'espoir -

      Gallimard 1937 -, Paris - 1 volume. In-12. 365 pp. Sous boitier cartonné avec titre doré. Reliure plein basane gris, anthracite et rouge. Dos lisse muet. Tête dorée. Couverture et dos conservés. Reliure signée Sün EVRARD. Coupe du second plat un peu salie. Intérieur très frais. Très belle reliure décorative. EDITION ORIGINALE. Exemplaire hors commerce marqué Q. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Years

      The First UK Printing published by the Hogarth Press in 1937. Publisher's green cloth which is lettered in gilt. The BOOK is in near FINE condition. Free from inscriptions, erasures and markings. A little pushing at the lower spine end.Text block is lightly toned.Mild offsetting and the occasional spot to the prelims.The WRAPPER is complete and is in near Fine or better condition. Tiny slither of loss at the upper spine end.The spine is only very slightly toned which is extremely scarce.A few small closed tears on the spine have also been repaired professionally with Japanese paper.These are barely visible on the front of the wrapper spine.The Vanessa Bell designed wrapper looks very attractive in the removable Brodart archival cover. A highly collectible copy.

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        GREAT CONTEMPORARIES.

      Second Impression, printed September 1937, the same month as the First. 8vo, (8.6 x 6.8 inches). Inscribed by Churchill in black ink on the front free endpaper. The recipients name has been erased from the page but the rest " from Winston S. Churchill, December 1937" is clear. The book was not officially published until 4th October 1937, but in a letter to Eddie Marsh, Churchill's Private Secretary and trusted Advisor, Churchill noted that by 11th October 1937 the publishers were already planning a third edition as the second edition was nearly sold out. On the front paste-down endpaper is a previous owners name "V****** S****. W.R.N.S. B.S" and a stamp reading "Officers Mess. Not to be Taken away". A clean and tidy copy in the Publishers original blue cloth with gilt lettering to front board and spine. Cloth a little rubbed and bumped and just a hint of fading to the spine but overall a very copy of this interesting work from Churchill, writing on many famous, and infamous, people of the day including Hitler, George Bernard Shaw, Lawrence of Arabia, Leon Trotsky and King George V. Illustrated with portraits of all 21 subjects. .

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        Eigenh. Postkarte mit U. Mödling, 16. IX. 1937.

      1937. 1 S. Qu.-8vo. Mit eh. Adresse. An Kapellmeister Rudolf Weirich: "[...] ich bin sehr froh, daß Sie die Frage der 'Sonntags'-Aufteilung bereits ins Rollen gebracht haben. Ich wollte schon anfangen u. hätte natürlich auch den Vorschlag gemacht, einfach mit irgend einer Ordnung (oder der vom vorigen Jahr) neu zu beginnen. Ich bin also durchaus mit dem gemachten Vorschlag einverstanden u. nehme die damit gegebene Reihenfolge - falls nicht noch andere Nachricht kommen sollte - zur Kenntnis. Also steigen wir wieder in die Sache hinein. Die lange Reise hat gut gethan. Ich hoffe, daß auch Sie zum vollen Genuß dieses Aufatmens gekommen sind u. mit den Ihren einen schönen Sommer verbracht haben [...]". - Webern war seit 1930 Lektor und Fachberater beim österreichischen Rundfunk.

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        The Buried Candelabrum

      New York: The Viking Press, 1937. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First US edition. Signed in purple ink with an underscore on front free endpaper. 149pp. Tan cloth with orange and crimson stamping. Near Fine in a rubbed and soiled dust jacket with a nick on the spine and some edge-wear, price intact ($2.50). A rare signed book from Austrian writer Stefan Zweig, whose work inspired the 2014 Wes Anderson film The Grand Budapest Hotel. This is a historical novel of Jewish survival in ancient Rome, with parallels to events in pre-WWII Europe.

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        Everybody's Autobiography.

      London: William Heinemann Ltd, [1937] - Octavo. Original red cloth, spine lettered in gilt. With the dust jacket. Spine of jacket evenly toned, front and back panels showing signs of handling. Portrait frontispiece and 7 plates from photographs by Carl van Vechten. First UK edition, first impression. A very good copy. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Panorama du Fleuve

      Flammarion, 1937-01-01. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Illustrated in monochrome. French language. Ink inscription. Undated, circa 1937. 8 fold out sheets, all connected. Some wear to the covers. Robust packaging. 1st class post to the UK, Airmail worldwide

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        Present Indicative - INSCRIBED TO MAURICE CHEVALIER

      London: William Heinemann Ltd, 1937. Used; Like New/Used; Like New. The first volume of memoirs by the English playwright, actor, director, and wit, signed and inscribed on the half title to Maurice Chevalier: "Maurice / From one 'old Ham' / To another! / Noël / Arras 1939." The memoir, written in Coward's amusing style, covers his life until 1931; it was followed by Future Indefinite and Past Conditional. 431 pp. Blue cloth binding. Some light shelf wear and fading to the spine; overall in fine condition.<br style="">The French actor, cabaret singer and entertainer Maurice Chevalier is perhaps best known for his signature songs, including "Louise", "Mimi", "Valentine", and "Thank Heaven for Little Girls" and for his films, including The Love Parade and The Big Pond. His trademark attire was a boater hat, which he always wore on stage with a tuxedo. In 1958, he starred with Leslie Caron and Louis Jourdan in Gigi and in the early 1960s, he made eight films, including Can-Can in 1960 and Fanny the following year.  The success of Gigi prompted Hollywood to give him an Academy Honorary Award that year for achievements in entertainment. <br style="">

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        REVUE TRIMESTRIELLE CANADIENNE, 1937-1953, 13 VOLUMES & 14 FASCICULES

      1937. Association des Diplômés de Polytechnique, Montréal. 1937-1953. In-8.Carré. Relié. Bon état. Couv. convenable. Dos satisfaisant. Intérieur frais. 13 volumes reliés (recueils) et 14 numéros brochés. Etiquettes de code sur les dos. Du n° 89, 23e année, mars 1937, au n° 156, 39e année, hiver 1953-54. Art de l'ingénieur, Economie politique et sociale, Mathématiques, Législation, Histoire, Statistique, Architecture, Sciences, Hygiène, Industrie, Forêts, Finances, Transports. Sommaire du n° 89, mars 1937: Les Etats-Unis et les rébellions de 183è-38 dans le Bas-Canada, jean Bruchési. Le rôle de la Chimie dans la formation de l'ingénieur, Jean Flahaut. La régime douanier américain, Charles Hérisson. Le fléau du déboisement dans la province du Québec, J.H. Ménard. Etude d'un gazogène à charbon de bois pour l'Alimentation des moteurs à explosion, Ls-Philippe Cousineau. Revue des Livres. Vie de l'Ecole et de l'Association. Sommaire du n° 156, hiver 1953-54: Table des matières de l'année 1953. Nos collaborateurs. La prévention de la fumée, un problème d'ingénieur, Bernard Beaupré. L'électrification rurale dans le Québec, Rodolphe Laplante. La brigade canadienne en Allemagne, Thomas Greenwood. Aspects de la politique étrangère danoise, Kay Heckscher. Les transformations économiques de la Chine, Jean Malabard. Revue des livres.

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        To Have and Have Not

      Scribner, 1937 Near fine book in a very good dust jacket. The letter A and Scibner insignia is printed on the copyright page, indicating a first edition. Very slight darkening on gutters. Dust jacket has some wear along edges and a couple of tiny tears. Flap price $2.50. Comes in custom slip case.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good.

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        Hunting as Practised in Arab Countries of the Middle Ages. Bulaq, Government Press, 1937.

      1937. 8vo. (2), 15, (5) pp. With 12 plates. Original printed wrappers. Study of Mediaeval Arabic hunting methods, by the curator of the Museum of Arab art, Cairo, and published by the Egyptian Ministry of Education. Well-preserved copy. OCLC 67900862.

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        Collection of 11 photographs. Hejaz, Addis Abeba, 1937-1965 and no date.

      1937. 11 black and white photographs (gelatin silver prints, 50 x 69 to 180 x 230 mm). Photographs of the Mahmal on its way to Mecca, pilgrims performing the hajj, the Holy Kaaba, a scene of dhabiha, etc. Among the pilgrims pictured is among them Rajah Sayyid Harrun Putra ibni Sayyid Hassan Jamalullail, ruler of Malaysia, with the Emir of Mecca, Machaal ibn Abdulaziz, brother of H.R.H. King Faisal.

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        128o legione camicie nere. Documentario fotografico dell'attivita' svolta durante la campagna per la conquista dell'Impero Fascista. Luglio 1935-giugno 1937

      Alfieri & Lacroix, 1937. In folio, pp. (202) con moltissime foto in b/n., ill., ed una grande cartina topografica f.t. rip. della regione africana dello Tzellemnti. Dedica autogr. al fr. del comandante di legione Italo Romegialli per iniziativa del quale fu pubblicato il volume. Cerniera sup. leggermente allentata. Legatura in similpelle nera. Al p. ant. ill. di un paesaggio su cui si staglia una baionetta color argento in rilievo con inciso il motto mussoliniano 'Col cuore e col ferro alla meta'. Con introduzione di Roberto Farinacci. Volume fotografico realizzato con accostamenti di immagini e brevi didascalie su sfondo nero. Pagine illustrate, corredate di mappe e relazioni, che raccontano la conquista dell'Etiopia e intendono fornire alle famiglie la prova visiva del valore dei propri figli, definiti 'un blocco formidabile di cuori saldi e di volonta''. Le fotografie che compongono il volume furono scattate dagli stessi soldati. Le foto mostrano le varie fasi di reclutamento, addestramento e imbarco di ufficiali e soldati provenienti da Vercelli, Pallanza, Aosta, Torino e Messina. Poi le immagini dei militari in marcia e al momento dell'imbarco. Seguono foto dell'incontro con gli indigeni, dell'attivita' sportiva, delle battute di caccia grossa, alternate ad altre delle azioni di guerra creando cosi' un amalgama tra album militare e sezioni dal carattere etnografico sugli usi e i costumi dei locali. ITA

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        Los Desastres de la Guerra - 80 original etchings by Francisco Goya

      Ministerio de Instruccion Publica - Calcografia Nacional, Madrid 1937 - - PRESENTATION : Bound in-4 with hard leather cover and slipcase. - ILLUSTRATION : 80 original full page etchings printed from the original copper plates engraved by Francisco Goya. - PRINTER : Calcogrfia Nacional (Madrid). - PAPER : Arches verge vellum. - SIZE : 28 x 38 cm (11 x 15"). - LIMITED : 150 copies, here n°69. - EDITION : It's the 7th and last edition printed from the original copper plates engraved by Francisco Goya. - PROVENANCE : Andre Lambert collection, that received it from the Director of the Nacional Calcografia. This copy includes (bound at the end of the volume) the rare presentation document of the edition including an original etching from "La Tauromaquia", two etchings presenting the map of La Calcografia, two letters of the responsable of La Calcografia. - REFERENCES : Delteil 120-199, Harris 121-200. - CONDITION : Very good condition, rare clear foxings in the margins of some plates, slipacse used. Perhaps still a very nice copy of this precious portfolio that can not be compared with the later facsimile editions. ASK FOR EXTRA PICTURES [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Gunner's Dawn

      The Derrydale Press, New York 1937 - Clark, Roland. First edition, no. 23 of 50 numbered Deluxe copies signed by Clark on the half-title and frontispiece. Hand-colored etched frontispiece, 14 plates in black and white, and 5 plates in color by Roland Clark. 1 vols. Small 4to. Siegel 118; Frazier C-6-D; Biscotti p. 85 Original three quarter brown crushed morocco, gilt panelled spine with black leather lettering pieces, marbled sides and endpapers, t.e.g., others untrimmed, by James Macdonald. Repairs to head of spine and upper corners, small trace of insect damage to upper corners of text block. In half calf clamshell box Hand-colored etched frontispiece, 14 plates in black and white, and 5 plates in color by Roland Clark. 1 vols. Small 4to First edition, no. 23 of 50 numbered Deluxe copies signed by Clark on the half-title and frontispiece. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        AND TO THINK THAT I SAW IT ON MULBERRY STREET

      Vanguard Press 1937 - First edition, first issue. Vanguard Press, 1937. Good only condition with the spine missing, edge wear, rear scratching and a one inch front square from an old price sticker removal. Missing the dust jacket. 1937 on copyright page with no further printings. Internally clean. The author's first book. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Scenario - (A Film with Sound).

      The Obelisk Press, Paris. 1937 - First edition. Wrappers - five gatherings and folded black and white frontispiece by Abraham Rattner loose within printed card wrappers as issued. Edition limited to 200 numbered copies signed by the author, this copy being out of series. Thirty-two pages of text - ''directly inspired by a phantasy called The House of Incest , written by Anais Nin''. Inscribed - presumably by the artist - at the bottom edge of the frontispiece: ''To Lawrence and Kay.'' The recipients were Lawrence Vail and Kay Boyle who were among the leading expatriate writers and artists in Paris at the time; Vail was sometimes called the King of Bohemia.Very good in slightly nicked, internally repaired card covers tanned at the spine and edges and lacking small pieces at the head and tail of the spine panel. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Autograph letter signed. Zurich, 7. V. 1937.

      1937. 4to. 1 p. To an unnamed addressee, who had sent him one of his publications. Mann had just returned from a voyage to the U. S., which he had undertaken in interests of emigration and German culture. - On stationery with printed letterhead; left margin with punched holes (not touching text); several tears on edges.

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        Mes idées politiques

      - A. Fayard & Cie, Paris 1937, 12x19cm, broché. - Collettivo Edition, una desexemplaires su Alfa. Précieuxc autografo firmato da Charles Maurras di Maurice Maeterlinck. Bella copia. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale collective, un des exemplaires sur alfa. Précieux envoi autographe signé de Charles Maurras à Maurice Maeterlinck. Agréable exemplaire.

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        Autograph letter signed ("Freud"). Vienna, 10. IX. 1937.

      1937. Folio. 2 pp. Addenda. To Dr R. L. Worrall, in German, thanking him for his interesting letter, from which he has learned much, and answering some of the points raised: "I know that my comments on Marxism are no evidence either of a thorough knowledge or a correct understanding of the writings of Marx and Engels. I have learnt since - very much to my satisfaction - that both in no way denied the influence of ideas and superego-structures. That invalidates the main contrast between Marxism and psycho-analysis which I had believed to exist. As to the 'dialectic', I am no clearer, even after your letter./ For the evidence of the hypothesis of the human primal horde I must refer you to my sources, Darwin and Atkinson. I have no other arguments than theirs. Naturally I accepted from psycho-analytical experience and what it would have led one to expect"; adding that "I do not quite grasp the bearing of your question about the nature of Id. As far as I understand it I should answer in the affirmative" (translation by Ernest Jones). - Worrall had written to Freud querying his statement in New Introductory Lectures that Marxism attributes social change solely to economic forces, whereas he believed Marx and Engels took full account of social history and psychological factors; he also raised the subject of Hegel's Absolute Ideal, and enquired whether Freud's concept of an 'old man of the tribe' relationship in prehistory, as giving rise to the Oedipus Complex, derived from Atkinson's interpretation of Darwin - and specifically if the mental qualities characteristic of the Id are of prehuman rather than of human origin (see the copy of Worrall's letter to Ernest Jones, included along with Jones's translation; also included is correspondence between Worrall and K. R. Eissler of the Sigmund Freud Archives, New York). When he wrote this letter, Freud was already suffering from the cancer that was to kill him: he tells Worrall that his letter "deserve[s] a comprehensive answer" but explains that "to do that by hand would be too great an effort for my eighty-one years" and that "a personal discussion would be a pleasure for me". Six months later, Austria was absorbed into the German Reich, and three months after that Freud escaped to England, where he was to die in September 1939. - On headed paper ("Prof. Dr. Freud"); smudge to ink, tape-stains at edges especially overleaf, weak at fold.

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        Typed letter signed. Huntington, NY, 10. VIII. 1937.

      1937. Large 4to. ¾ p. With typed envelope. In German, to Manfred Hohenemser, expressing his delight that he was able to come to the U.S., thanking him for his letter, inquiring about a young physicist of the same surname and offering to recommend him, and warning that Jewish scholars cannot easily obtain a position at an American university. - Mounted to a sheet of black paper cut to size, vertical fold touching end of signature; somewhat wrinkled.

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        Typescript with autograph dedication signed. London, 19. I. 1937.

      1937. 4to. 11 pp. Original typescript with some autograph corrections, about the personality and works of the recently deceased poet Anna de Noailles (b. 1876): [...] In the summer of 1913, Madame Edmond de Polignac, that great Renaissance Princess of the Arts, gave me a little yellow volume of poems entitled 'Les Vivants et les Morts'. On the cover she has scribbled a line from Anna - 'Schumann, ciel d'Octobre où volent des cigognes''. An officer on short leave from Egypt has no time for reading. With his eye fixed on the calendar and his ear frightened by the ticking of the clock, he can hardly take in a picture or listen through a Fugue, for 'At my back I always hear | Time's winged chariot hurrying near'. Besides this I will make bold to confess to you that in 1913 I had never heard of the Comtesse Anna de Noailles, as a poet or even as a person. I opened the volume one morning on my return to Egypt as the Austrian Lloyd steamer glided past the jagged mountains of Crete, and did not put it down until, oblivious of time, I had turned the last page [...]". - Roland Storrs served posts as British Governor in Jerusalem, North Rhodesia, and Cyprus. "T. E. Lawrence commented in 'The Seven Pillars of Wisdom': 'The first of all of us was Ronald Storrs, Oriental Secretary of the Residency, the most brilliant Englishman in the Near East, and subtly efficient, despite his diversion of energy in love of music and letters, of sculpture, painting, of whatever was beautiful in the world's fruit [...] Storrs was always first, and the great man among us"' (Wikipedia). He published his Memoirs in 1937. - Slight traces of handling, otherwise fine.

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        Skiing, The International Sport by Adolf Attenhofer, Count De Baillet Latour, H.P. Douglas, Richard Durrance, Dr. H. Hoek, et al.

      New York: Derrydale Press, 1937. First Edition. De Luxe Edition, no. 28 of 60 copies. Original signed etching frontispiece by Frederick B. Taylor. Illustrated by Jacques Charmoz, Wayne Davis, Carl Von Diebitsch, W. Russell Flint, Edwin Henel, Max Märtens, A. Sheldon Pennoyer, Toni Schoenecker, Dwight Shepler, Frederick B. Taylor and with photographs. 1 vols. 4to. Original publisher's deluxe binding of full red morocco gilt, raised bands, slalom skier in gilt on front cover, t.e.g., others uncut, by James MacDonald, some minor wear, both joints neatly rehinged. Housed in a custom burgundy morocco backed slipcase and inner chemise. First Edition. De Luxe Edition, no. 28 of 60 copies. Original signed etching frontispiece by Frederick B. Taylor. Illustrated by Jacques Charmoz, Wayne Davis, Carl Von Diebitsch, W. Russell Flint, Edwin Henel, Max Märtens, A. Sheldon Pennoyer, Toni Schoenecker, Dwight Shepler, Frederick B. Taylor and with photographs. 1 vols. 4to. "A big and very beautiful Derrydale" (Frazier); Siegel notes "binding unsigned", but this copy clearly bears the MacDonald bindery stamp on verso of front free endpaper. A lush, elegant volume. Siegel 124; Frazier P-3-D

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        Les Haches de la vie avec un dessin de René Magritte.

      Éditions G. L. M., Paris 1937. (17) pp. In publisher's bright red wrappers. In great condition, except for a small trace of moist on the front wrapper and a small insignificant stain on the back. Edition originale de la collection Repères limitée à 70 exemplaires sur Normandy vellum et quelques hors commerce dont celui-ci signés par l'éditeur Guy Lévis-Mano, illustrés en frontispice d'un dessin à pleine page reproduit de René Magritte. Exemplaire numéro 54. Original editon in the series "Repères" limited to 70 copies, printed on Normandy vellum, published by Guy Lévis-Mano and signed by him, with a frontispice by René Magritte. This copy is number 54.

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        GRAVURES MILITAIRES - LES DERNIÈRES MILICES CANTONALES - INFANTERIE I.

      Les Éditions d'Art Suisse Ancien, Lausanne, 1937-1939. Feuilles sous reliure de carton marbré formant portefeuille avec attaches de tissu. 12 pages de texte par P. de Vallière et 20 planches en couleurs contrecollées sur papier gris. Très bon état !

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        Death on the Nile.

      London: Collins Crime Club, 1937. First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "For Peter Agatha Christie." In very good condition with some toning to the extremities. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. Hercule Poirot is perhaps Agatha Christie's most interesting and endearing character; short, round, and slightly comical, Poirot has a razor-sharp mind and puts unlimited trust in his "little grey cells." "Death on the Nile must be read twice, once for enjoyment and once to see how the wheels go round" (The Times, London).

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        Atlantic Salmon Fishing

      New York: Derrydale Press, 1937. First Edition, Number 38 of 40 numbered Deluxe copies, signed by the author with the second oversize volume housing 14 display mounts of flies and the materials necessary for their tying. Illustrated with 42 plates: 7 by Ogden M. Pleissner after watercolor paintings (6 in color), 2 in black and white after Robert Nisbet, and one in black and white after Walter M. Brackett, 26 plates of black and white photographs, 6 plates of figures, 2 maps. 2 vols. Large 4to. Quarter green morocco gilt by James Macdonald, green cloth slipcase. Spines and corners toned to brown as usual. In modern half green morocco drop box by European Bookbinders. First Edition, Number 38 of 40 numbered Deluxe copies, signed by the author with the second oversize volume housing 14 display mounts of flies and the materials necessary for their tying. Illustrated with 42 plates: 7 by Ogden M. Pleissner after watercolor paintings (6 in color), 2 in black and white after Robert Nisbet, and one in black and white after Walter M. Brackett, 26 plates of black and white photographs, 6 plates of figures, 2 maps. 2 vols. Large 4to. Twelve of the display mounts show 14 complete salmon flies, each with the material used in tying the flies; the final 2 feature a selection of salmon hooks and gut leaders. Siegel records that Connett's copy of the book (at Princeton) contains his handwritten note, "I wrote most of this one". One of the great productions of the Derrydale Press, in its rarest and most desirable state. Siegel 110; Frazier P-5-D; Bruns P72; Bibliotheca Salmo Salar 167. Provenance: Pennsylvania private collection

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        The Gambler.

      London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1937 - Octavo. Original blue cloth, spine lettered in dark blue. With the dust jacket. Spine rolled, edges foxed; an excellent copy in the jacket with sunned spine. First edition, first impression of this crime novel. Malleson also wrote prolifically under the pseudonym of Anthony Gilbert. The publisher's retained copy with their inkstamp to the front panel of the dust jacket, the front pastedown and the title page. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Italia Imperiale.

      Milano, La Rivista Illustrata del Popolo d'Italia, 1937, cm. 45 x 30 x 7,5 copertina e dorso originali in cartone rigido ricoperto di celluloide nera e grande fascio stilizzato, pp. nn. con ill. di Buffoni, Carboni, Garretto, Micaelles, Nizzoli e Sironi; fotografie di Bricarelli, Patellani, Ridenti e Stefani. Parte artistica a cura di M.L. Poli. Numerose pagine pubblicitarie e taglio modernissimo. Buono stato complessivo (qualche lieve graffio ai piatti e qualche piccola ammaccatura al dorso) di questo famoso libro di propaganda del Fascismo con grafica d'avanguardia (strepitosa la copertina) e foto ad altissimo livello artistico.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Piani già Naturalistica]
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        VERTICE. Revista Nacional de Falange Española Tradicionalista y de las J.O.N.S.

      1937-1941, Madrid 1937 - Desde parte final nº 4 hasta nº49 y extra navidad-año nuevo, encuadernados en 9 volúmenes, tapas medio sueltas -alguna hoja colindante rasgada-, necesitan nueva encuadernación. - Incluye el monográfico de caza y el de toros.

      [Bookseller: Escalinata, librería]
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        Replogle 12 inch Library Globe plus Replogle illustrated Atlas

      Replogle Globe, Chigaco Illinois, printed in Great Britain, 1937. 256 Seitendekorativer Art Deco Globus der 1930er Jahre, Durchmesser 12 inch (ca. 30,5cm), Höhe ingesamt ca. 40cm, Kugel wird von 2 Messingfiguren gehalten, diese sitzen auf einem Holzfach, indem der Atlas (Copyright 1937) befindet.Die beiden Messingfiguren haben einen Antiktouch und benötigen eine Reinigung, Holzfach hat einige Absplitterungen.Globus ist in gerbauchten Zusatnd: Papier ist nachgedunkelt, im oberen Bereich befindet sich rundherum eine Schleifspur (mit Schirft- bzw. Papierverlust), weitere Fehlstellen vorhanden. Auf Wunsch senden wir gerne weitere Bilder zu.Atlas: Ecken/Kanten bestossen, Seiten altergmäß vergilbt und altersfleckig, Einband etwas fleckig und vergilbt, Bindung etwas locker Versand D: 9,90 EUR

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Liber Antiqua]
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        The Dictionary of National Biography 27 volume set

      Oxford University Press, 1937-1938. Hardcover. Like New. 27 volume set. Near fine. An exceptionally good set. Includes all 22 volumes of the DNB. Also includes 5 volumes of later supplements, including: 1. 1901-1911, 2. 1912-1921, 3. 1922-1930, 4. 1931-1940, 5. 1941-1950. Hardcover. Bound in publisher's navy cloth with gold lettering. Fine bindings and covers. Clean, unmarked pages. The Dictionary of National Biography began in 1882 as an ambitious project spearheaded by George Murray Smith to produce a biographical dictionary of prominent British and Irish figures from the earliest of times up to 1900. The efforts of hundreds of contributors resulted in a 22 volume alphabetical series containing thousands of biographies. A classic reference for English history and literature. This is an oversized or heavy book, that requires additional postage for international delivery outside the US.

      [Bookseller: SequiturBooks]
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        Everest: The Unfinished Adventure

      Hodder & Stoughton (1937), London - A very clean, bright and pleasing copy of this narration of a second attempt at scaling Mt. Everest. Large 8vo. Two folding maps. Sixty three photographic illustrations. Original blut cloth, lettered in gilt. A fine example of the photographic illustrated dust jacket. From the Franklin Brooke-Hitching collection. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: First Place Books]
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        La photographie n'est pas l'art. 12 photographies. Avant-propos de André Breton.

      G.L.M. GLM, 1937. In-8, en feuilles, (4)-(12)-(2) ff., sous couverture bleue imprimée et couverture noire ajourée (menues déchirures sans manques à la couverture noire). / 8vo, loose pages, (4)-(12)-(2) f., ptd. blue cover, black cover with opening (minute tearings without lack at black cover). Edition originale, premier tirage. Bel exemplaire, complet des toutes les planches, y compris "Plein-air artistique", qui manque souvent. / First edition, first printing. A fine copy, complete of all plates, including the often-missing "Plein-air artistique". * Voir photographie(s) / See picture(s).* Frais de port en sus. * Membre du SLAM et de la LILA / ILAB Member. * La librairie est ouverte du mardi au samedi de 14h à 19h. * Si vous souhaitez passer à la librairie pour un livre, merci de nous prévenir au préalable, l'ensemble du stock visible en ligne n'étant pas immédiatement consultable. *

      [Bookseller: Chez les Libraires Associés]
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        LA MANUFACTURE IMPERIALE ET ROYALE DE PORCELAINE DE TOURNAY

      Casterman, Paris, Tournai, 1937. Le meileur ouvrage sur la porcelaine de Tournai. Plus de 700 illustrations et 91 planches en couleurs en fin de volume, toutes protégées par des serpentes. Broché, couverture rempliée Très bel exemplaire, complet et propre. Un très léger accroc de 5 mm au bas du 4e plat de couverture.

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        AND TO THINK THAT I SAW IT ON MULBERRY STREET

      - SEUSS,DR. AND TO THINK THAT I SAW IT ON MULBERRY STREET. NY: Vanguard Press 1937 (1937). 4to, pictorial boards, edges lightly rubbed and small repair to fragile paper at head of spine else near Fine in chipped dw with some wear, mends and a 3x3"piece off upper left corner). The boy's shorts on the cover of book and dust wrapper are the earliest issue color white, which changed to blue in later copies. FIRST EDITION OF SEUSS'S FIRST BOOK FOR CHILDREN! Brightly illustrated in color throughout. Rare in the dw. Younger / Hirsch #1. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Metamorphosis of Narcissus.

      Julien Levy / New York 1937. In-4 broché. Couverture photo de Cécil Beaton. Tirage publié simultanément aux Etats-Unis & en France ( Editions Surréalistes ) de ce texte dédié à Paul Eluard. Petites rousseurs sur les plats. Bas du 4 ème plat taché ( intérieur parfait ). Frontispice & une illustration hors texte. Tirage unique n° à 500 exemplaires ( pour chaque pays ). Rare édition originale en superbe état.Port gratuit pour la France ( En raison des nouvelles normes postales, les livres dont l'épaisseur dépasse les 3 cm seront expédiés obligatoirement en Colissimo avec un forfait ajouté de 5 € ) Port à la charge de l'Acheteur pour le reste du monde. Pour destinations extra-planétaire s'adresser à la NASA. Membre du Syndicat Lusitanien Amateurs Morues - Vente exclusivement par correspondance ! Le libraire ne reçoit que sur rendez-vous. Il est préférable de téléphoner avant tout déplacement.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Victor Sevilla]
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        REVEUSE BOURGEOISIE

      Gallimard 1937. Un volume in-12°(19x12cm). Reliure demi maroquin bleu à coins; Tete dorée; Couverture conservée. 327p. Edition originale numérotée(l'un des 200 réservés aux sélections Lardanchet; Bel exemplaire.

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        Cri de la Méduse.

      Chez Jeanne Bucher, 1937, 1 volume in-4 de 200x285 mm environ, 35 pages, en feuillets non coupés sous chemise vert pâle. Edition originale. Exemplaire n° 80, un des 75 sur papier helio Aussedat, complet des 3 dessins de Tanguy. Quelques rousseurs sur la partie supérieure, couverture insolée, bordures de la couverture frottées avec petites fentes sinon bon état.Merci de nous contacter à l'avance si vous souhaitez consulter une référence au sein de notre librairie.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Diogène]
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        Les arts dans le Jura Bernois et à Bienne. Tome I: Architecture - Sculpture - Peinture -Gravure. Tome II: Arts appliqués.

      Porrentruy, chez l'auteur - imprimerie du Jura, 1937 & 1941.2 volumes in-4 brochés de XVI-507-[4] et XI-492-[4] pages, couverture imprimée en 2 tons, Tome II non coupé, trois marques minuscules sur les premiers feuillets du tome 2, autrement en parfaite condition. Illustrés au tome I de 275 illustrations in-texte en noir et 27 planches hors-texte (dont le frontispice) dont 10 en couleurs et au tome II de 235 illustrations in-texte en noir et de 15 planches hors-texte dont 8 en couleurs (dont le frontispice). Un des 50 exemplaires numérotés de d'édition de luxe sur papier surfin blanc mat "Art de luxe" (XXXV).

      [Bookseller: La Librairie Ancienne Alexandre Illi Bom]
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        I MIEI RICORDI

      SOCIETA' EDITRICE INTERNAZIONALE, TORINO 1937 - ITALIANO Nuova edizione scolastica con note di Francesco Zublena, volume intonso, pagine brunite dal tempo, fioritura ai tagli, coperta morbida leggermente usurata ed ingiallita ai bordi, dorso ingiallito e con lievissima fioritura La libreria offre per un periodo limitato uno sconto del 15% su tutti i suoi libri. Il prezzo originale dell'articolo era 999,00 euro.

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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        Dead Man's Mirror

      New York: DODD MEAD & CO.. 1937. Third American printing, two months after the first. Fine in nice, near fine dustwrapper with a little rubbing at the spine ends. Scarce in jacket. .

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