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        Devil Take the Hindmost

      London: Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd,, 1937. Octavo. Original black cloth, titles to spine and upper board in green. With the dust jacket. Bookseller's ticket to front pastedown. Some small spots to fore-edge, contents lightly toned. An excellent copy in the bright jacket that is only lightly rubbed along the edges with a few tiny nicks at the ends of the spine panel. First edition, first impression.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Devil Breathes But Once

      London: John Long Limited,, 1937. Octavo. Original turquoise cloth, titles to spine and upper board in black. With the dust jacket. Spotting to edges of text block, endpapers, title pages, and occasionally to margins of contents. The cloth bright and fresh. An excellent copy in the rubbed and creased jacket with closed tears at the folds. First edition, first impression, in the remainder binding and dust jacket with price sticker over the spine panel.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Wild Goose Chase.

      London: Boriswood Limited, 1937 - Octavo. Original light blue cloth, titles to spine and front cover in yellow. With the illustrated dust jacket. Rear cover lightly curved and spotted, edges, prelims and endpapers lightly foxed. A very good copy in jacket with light dampstain along spine and lower covers, a small dampstain to top of rear cover, and archival repairs to chipped spine ends. First edition, first impression. Presentation copy inscribed by the author on front free endpaper: "H. W. Bolt from Rex Warner." With loosely inserted autograph letter signed by the author and addressed to Bolt. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Deutsche Literaturzeitung. Wochenschrift für Kritik der internationalen Wissenschaft.

      Berlin, Weidmann, 1937-1951.. 58. - 72. Jahrgang in 15 Bänden. 4°. Halbleineneinbände der Zeit.. ISSN: 0012-043X. Titel gestempelt. Buichrücken mit Bibliotheksrückenschild. Einige Buchrücken stärker berieben, insgesamt gutes Exemplar.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Trageser]
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        Death on the Nile

      London: Collins for the Crime Club, 1937. Sm. 8vo, 284 (4, ads.)pp. Full scarlet hardgrain morocco, backstrip gilt, gilt top, original orange cover and backstrip bound in. Very attractive modern binding. First edition of this famous classic featuring the immortal Hercule Poirot. It was one of ChristieÕs most successful books; the novel was adapted into a highly successful feature film, released in 1978 and starring Peter Ustinov for the first of his six appearances as Poirot. As Wikipedia notes: Dame Agatha Mary Clarissa Christie, DBE (nŽe Miller; 15 September 1890 Ð 12 January 1976) was an English crime novelist, short story writer, and playwright. She also wrote six romances under the name Mary Westmacott, but she is best known for the 66 detective novels and 14 short story collections she wrote under her own name, most of which revolve around the investigations of such characters as Hercule Poirot, Miss Jane Marple, Mr Satterthwaite, and Tommy and Tuppence. She also wrote the world's longest-running play, The Mousetrap. Born into a wealthy upper-middle-class family in Torquay, Devon, Christie served in a hospital during the First World War, before marrying and starting a family in London. She was initially unsuccessful at getting her work published; but in 1920 The Bodley Head press published her novel The Mysterious Affair at Styles, featuring the character of Poirot. This launched her literary career. The Guinness Book of World Records lists Christie as the best-selling novelist of all time. Her novels have sold roughly 2 billion copies, and her estate claims that her works come third in the rankings of the world's most-widely published books,[2] behind Shakespeare's works and the Bible. According to Index Translationum, Christie is the most-translated individual author Ð having been translated into at least 103 languages.

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        Medieval English Pavingtiles

      1937. HABERLY, Lloyd. Medieval English Pavingtiles. 327 pp. With 269 plates. 4to., bound in publisher's three-quarter orange morocco, stamped in decorative gilt in the style of the pavingtiles. Oxford: Shakespeare Head Press, 1937.One of an edition of 425 copies. The author, Lloyd Haberly, was a poet and printer who was born in America but spent part of his life in England. Medieval English Pavingtiles is an elegantly printed book which provides a pictorial record of all the decorated pavingtiles existing or recorded within a fifteen mile radius of Oxford. The plates are beautifully printed in scarlet and black.

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      N.P.: Privately printed, 1937/1938., 1937. First edition. Quarto. VOLUME I: N.P.: Privately printed, 1937. Stiff printed wrappers, 223 pp. [blank], plus 12 pages of index, frontis., foreword. Light wear to spine ends, else near fine copy. VOLUME II: N.P.: Privately printed, 1938. Stiff printed wrappers, x, 11 - 222 pp. [blank], plus 20 pages of index, frontis., foreword, portrait. VOLUME III: N.P.: Privately printed, 1938. Stiff printed wrappers, 232 pp., plus 27 pages of bibliography and index, frontis., portrait. Three volumes that tell the tales of frontier life as told by those who remember the days of the territory and early statehood of Washington. The three volumes housed in a cloth slipcase with leather label on spine and titles stamped in gold.

      [Bookseller: BUCKINGHAM BOOKS]
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      London: Hamish Hamilton, 1937. First English edition. Fine in a nice dust jaket but for 1" chip to upper cover and closed tears to tpo edge of lower cover. First English edition. Unpaged. Illustrated by Monro Leaf with 34 full-page drawings, the text enface. Original publisher's red-titled gray cloth spine over pink boards with Ferdinand on the covers with a daisy in his mouth, yellow illustrated endpapers.

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        This is My Story

      Harper & Brothers, New York 1937 - Signed in full by Eleanor Roosevelt on the limitation page. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs. Large 8vo (10.5 x 7 inches), blue cloth (spine gently faded). New York: Harper & Brothers, 1937. Limited first edition; number 230 of 258 large paper copies. Near fine condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Argosy Book Store, ABAA, ILAB]
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        Mass und Wert. Zweimonatsschrift für freie deutsche Kultur. Hrsg. von Thomas Mann und Konrad Falke. 1. Jahrg., Heft 1-6, 2. Jahrg., Heft 1-6, 3. Jahrg., Heft 1-5/6. (17 Hefte, alles was erschienen in 3 Bdn.). .

      Zürich, Oprecht, 1937 - 1940. 8°, 976 S.; 864 S.; 702 S., Gebunden in Verlagseinband, Rücken gebräunt,minimal fleckig, Schnitt min. angeschmutzt. Innen sauber. Im Bd. 3 die Umschläge nicht beigebunden. Preis in CHF: 900. O 73 .Legendäre Exilzeitschrift. Mit Beiträgen von Thomas Mann, Josef Breitbach, Rene Schickele, Jean-Paul Sartre, Golo Mann, Karl Otto, Ludwig Hohl, Oskar Maria Graf, Max Brod, Hermann Hesse, Otto Braun, Martin Gumpert und zahlreichen anderen. Erstausgabe.Beiliegend: Thomas Mann, "Vom zukünftigen Sieg der Demokratie", Oprecht, 1938 (2. Auflage).Und: Volker Riederl (Hg.), "Mass und Wert 1937-1940, Bibliographie einer Zeitschrift", Aufbau, 1973.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Peter Petrej]
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      New York. 12 April 1937. - Original borderless gelatin silver print, 35.5 x 23 cm (14 x 9 inches). Slight discoloration on verso, otherwise near fine. A fine portrait of the actress, dating from the late days of her performance as Ophelia in the Broadway revival of HAMLET, opposite John Gielgud. This large format print bears Van Vechten's ink studio stamp on the verso. The subject, date and negative number are also written on the verso in ink, in Van Vechten's hand. There are no portraits of Lillian Gish indexed in the Library of Congress Van Vechten collection. A print from another negative taken during the same session is included in EXTRAVAGANT CROWD CARL VAN VECHTEN'S PORTRAITS OF WOMEN (Yale, Beinecke Library, 2003). This sitting is not recorded in Kellner, and the image printed in PORTRAITS (1978) is from her 1947 sitting.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature, ABAA]
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        Butlletí dels Museus d’Art de Barcelona (COMPLETO).

      Barcelona, Imp. de la Casa de Caritat, 1931-1937 - 7 vols. 25x18,5 cm. I: 222 pp., 1 hoja; II: 396 pp., 2 hojas, + 12 cubiertas; III: 384 pp., 2 hojas, + 12 cubiertas; IV: 392 pp., + 12 cubiertas; V: 2 hojas, 388 pp., + 12 cubiertas; VI: 2 hojas, 384 pp., + 12 cubiertas; VII: 2 hojas, 388 pp., + 12 cubiertas. Encuadernación uniforme en media piel y tela. Profusamente ilustrado y en perfecto estado de conservación. La información de este Boletín de los Museos de Barcelona, que abarca el periodo de 1931 a 1937 es aún consultada con mucho interés, pues reproduce muchas obras que hoy en día están desaparecidas. Colección completa, muy rara en comercio.

      [Bookseller: Arteclío S. L.]
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        A Modern Jezebel

      New York: Henry Holt and Company. Very Good+ in Good dj. (c.1937). First American Edition. Hardcover. [light bumping to top corners, slight fading to cloth at edges, spine a little turned; jacket well-worn at edges, with some paper loss at spine ends (just barely brushing the "A" in the spine title) and at a few corners, 1-1/2" closed tear and associated diagonal crease at bottom of front panel, internal tape-repair to section of front hinge]. Rare novel by the recently-rediscovered author, who perished at Auschwitz in 1942, about the life of a woman who, as the book opens, is on trial (at the age of 60) for the murder of her 20-year-old alleged lover. Described on the jacket blurb as "one of the most distinguished Russian writers of today," the author was indeed Russian by birth (1903), but her family left the country following the Revolution and soon settled in Paris, where she lived and wrote (in French) for the rest of her life. (She had been exposed to French as a child, through a governess, and also attended the Sorbonne.) She turned out fourteen published novels during her lifetime, but only two (this being the second) were published in the U.S., and her modern reputation is founded -- rather oddly, when you think about it -- entirely on "rediscovered" works that were published long after her tragic death. (Arrested during the Occupation by the French police as "a stateless person of Jewish descent" -- although she herself had converted to Catholicism in 1939 -- she was packed off to Auschwitz, where she promptly died of typhus.) .

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        Serve It Forth

      Harper & Brothers, New York 1937 - First edition, stated. Very good or better in a very good price-clipped dust jacket, with the jacket showing slight overall edgewear, an area of soiling to the upper front jacket panel at fore edge, slight toning to the jacket spine. Negligible offsetting to the front pastedown at the gutter. Boards slightly soiled, spine dulled. No markings or inscriptions. Sounds worse than it looks; all in all an appealing and entirely servicable copy of the author's first book, an auspicious debut that presaged a long and honored career. Quite a nice copy. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: John Kehoe, Bookseller ABAA]
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      NY: Stokes 1937 - First edition. Original brown cloth, cover and spine titled in black. Bright fresh, NEAR FINE copy. Dust jacket is price clipped, separated along front fold with some chips, long closed tears to front panel, damp stain to rear panel. Photos supplied on request. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Nicholas J. Certo]
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        Tag der Deutschen Kunst. Raumbildalbum mit 100 Raumbildern und Brille KOMPLETT !

      Diessen, Raumbild-Verlag Otto Schönstein, 1937.. . 4°, 64 Seiten mit allen 100 Raumbildern und Brille KOMPLETT in illustrierten Original-Leineneinband dieser etwas angestaubt sonst sehr guter Zustand - 1937. z447

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Ehbrecht]
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        Geologie der Meere und Binnengewässer Band I bis Band VII/1 (7 Bände)

      . Autorisierter Nachdruck der Ausgabe Verlag Bornträger, Berlin, 1937-1944. Inhalt u.a.: Schmidt,Hermann - Vorgeschichtliche Grabhügel unter den Dünen der Insel Sylt. Blüthgen,Joachim - Tatsachen und Deutungen zur Geschichte des Skandik. Tapfer,Ernst - Meeresgeschichte der Kieler und Lübecker Bucht im Postglazial. Schütze,Hans - Morphologischer Beitrag zur Entstehung des Darß und Zingst (Ostsee). IV. 416, IV. 480, IV. 592, 272, 280, 272 und 115 S. gr.8. m. zahlr. Tafeln und Textabb.)mehrsprachig.. Koeltz. Königstein. 1967. Mit Gebrauchsspuren/Used condition. Leinen/Hardcover. Sprache: deutsch/german..

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        The Evergreen Tree

      MACRAE SMITH COMPANY, PHILADELPHIA 1937 - Ex libris with former owner label on inside front cover and stamp on inside back cover, former owner label on second page, ex libris stamp on bottom page edge, pen marking on copyright page (4048), spine faded, front and back cover soiled, back cover has slight water damage, page edges slightly yellowed, spine has the letter F (about an inch inside right above publishers name DATE PUBLISHED: 1937 EDITION: FIRST ED 303 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Lord Emsworth and Others

      Herbert Jenkins, UK 1937 - Lord Emsworth and Others by PG Wodehouse First Edition Herbert Jenkins 1937. First impression. No inscriptions, no foxing or browning. Light grey cloth covers fine and unblemished, in original pictorial dust jacket correctly priced 7/6 and with no toning or fading. Scarce. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Crime Wave at Blandings

      Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc.,, 1937. Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to spine and pictorial design to upper board in dark green, top edge dyed green. With the dust jacket. Toning to endpapers, mild bumping at ends of spine in the price clipped dust jacket, fading to spine, toning to rear panel, light wear to extremities. A very good copy. First edition, first printing. A lovely copy. There was no UK equivalent of this collection, though the title story was also published in the UK in the same year in a different collection entitled Lord Emsworth and Others.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Bob's Birthday with his Animal Friends

      1970. Original ink drawing on thick vellum. 11.75 x 9 inches on sheet size 15.5 x 12 inches.Preliminary pencil drawing verso. Signed dated '70 and numbered 1/1 beneath the image lower right. Allen Say (born James Allen Koichi Moriwaki Seii in 1937; surname written Seii ( ?) in Japanese is an Asian American writer and illustrator, living in Oregon. Confirmed as an original work by the artist.

      [Bookseller: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts]
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        Sally Bowles

      London: Hogarth Press, 1937. First Edition, inscribed by Isherwood to noted Los Angeles book dealer Ron Perry. Near fine condiiton with mylar cover.

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        Fundus oculi. Diagnostica oftalmoscopica

      Salomone,, Roma, 1937 - Cm. 34, pp. (16) preliminari seguite da 100 splendide tavole a colori, ciascuna protetta da velina ed accompagnata da due pagine di testo esplicativo. Leg. edit. in tela con titoli a piatto e dorso. Esemplare in ottimo stato di conservazione. Celebrato capolavoro della scienza oftalmografica. Cfr. Garrison and Morton (5988.1): "The first atlas of ophtalmoscopy published in Italy, considered by many to be the most beautiful atlas ever published.".

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        The Interpretation of Financial Statements

      New York: Harper & Brothers,, 1937. Octavo. Original black boards, paper label on spine and front cover. Small chip at foot of spine, some underlining and marginalia in red or blue pencil. An excellent copy. First edition, first printing, of a key work by Benjamin Graham (1894-1976) "the father of value investing", "the Dean of Wall Street" and the mentor of Warren Buffett.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Northward Ho! Being the Log of a 35 Ton Schooner from Sydney to Plymouth. [Together with:] Southward Ho! Being the Log of the 35 Ton Schooner Yacht Sirius from England to Australia.

      London: H. F. & G. Witherby, 1936 & 1937 - Two works, octavo. Original grey cloth, titles to spines gilt, top edges blue, bottom edges untrimmed, both works with the dust jacket. With a laid-in advertisement from the publisher. Spines sunned, boards slightly finger-marked, dust jackets nicked in places with marking to rear panels but front panels bright and fresh. A very good set with text and plates in excellent condition. Northward Ho!: photographic frontispiece, 29 photographic plates, folding map, 4 line drawings in text. Southward Ho!: photographic frontispiece; 25 photographic plates, folding map. First edition, first impression. These two works together form the record of Harold Nossiter's circumnavigation of the globe with his two sons. The outward journey took the Nossiters first through the Indonesian archipelago, thence to Colombo and onwards to the Suez Canal before traversing the Straits of Gibraltar and finally landing at Plymouth eleven months later. The return leg took them across the Atlantic to the Caribbean, with several further landfalls, including a stop at the Galapagos Islands, before finally reaching Australian soil again on 20 May 1937, 22 months after setting out. Very uncommon in this condition with the dust jacket. Toy 452a-b. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        The Adventures of Jimmy Microbe

      The Reilley & Lee Co., Chicago 1937 - Dust Jacket has a 2 inch tear top, front wrap and an 1/8th inch piece missing from to very top edge back wrap, a nick in the center of the dust jacket. ; Green cloth boards have a bright color, slight edgewear on the corners, inside pages are clean, Dust Jacket has a 2 inch tear at the top on the front wrap, small 1/8 in piece missing top back of dust jacket, not price clipped, not an ex library. Has some nice full page red, white and black illustrations. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        REX - CONTE DI SAVOIA. Die Touristenklasse "ITALIA" SCHIFFAHRTSGESELLSCHAFT-GENUA. Herausgegeben vom Propagandadienst der Schiffahrtsgesellschaft "ITALIA".

      Milano (Mailand), Studio Editoriale Turistico, 1937.. Mehrfach gefaltetes, tls. farb. gedrucktes Plakat (ca. 59 x 89,5 cm). Mit 2 farb. lith. Abbildungen und 16 Photographien. (Kleiner Einriß hinterlegt, in den Faltstellen minimal fleckig, sonst in gutem Erhaltungszustand).. Seltenes Reklameplakat für die neu eröffnete "Touristenklasse" der beiden italienischen Schiffe REX und CONTE DI SAVOIA. "... Seit der REX und der CONTE DI SAVOIA ihren Dienst aufgenommen hatten, führten sie eine 'Spezialklasse' ... diese Klasse ist beseitigt worden. Und der ganze ungeheure Raum, den sie einnahm, bildet jetzt die neue luxuriöse TOURISTENKLASSE, die infolgedessen über grossartige Salons ... geräumige Zimmer ... verfügt...".- Die REX war das größte Passagierschiff, das jemals in Italien gebaut wurde. Die Kiellegung erfolgte am 1. August 1931. Im September 1932 wurde das Schiff von König Viktor Emanuel III. und Königin Elena auf den Namen REX getauft. 1937 wurde die Italia Flotte Riunite aufgelöst und der Italia Societa di Navigazione einverleibt. Mit Italiens Kriegseintritt 1940 stellte man den Liniendienst nach Nordamerika ein. Das Schiff kehrte im Frühjahr 1940 von seiner letzten zivilen Fahrt über den Atlantik zurück und lag dann gut getarnt außer Dienst im Hafen von Triest. Am 8. September 1944 ankerte die Rex nahe Triest, als sie von Aufklärern der Royal Air Force entdeckt und aus der Luft in Brand geschossen wurde. Das Schiff brannte vier Tage, bis es sank.- Die CONTE DI SAVOIA, benannt nach dem Haus Savoyen, wurde in Triest gebaut und lief 1932 vom Stapel. Bis 1940 war die CONTE DI SAVOIA im Dienst der Linie. Im Anschluss wurde sie als Truppentransporter im Zweiten Weltkrieg eingesetzt und bei einem Luftangriff am 11. September 1943 versenkt. 1945 wieder gehoben, bis 1950 betrieben um dann weitere fünf Jahre später verschrottet zu werden.

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        To Have and Have Not

      Charles Scribner's Sons, 1937. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1937. First Edition / First Printing. Scribner's "A" and Seal are present. Black cloth boards. {ref: Hanneman A14a}. Book Condition: Very Good, shelf wear, age toning. Light spots on the boards. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, price clipped. Shelf wear, chipping, short tears. Wrapped in a new mylar cover.

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        CIRCULO Y CUADRADO (Cercle et Carré) Revista de la Asociacion de Arte Constructivo - No. 4 - Avant garde periodical.

      1937 - Montevideo, mayo 1937. Un feuille pliée en 4 au format 202X295mm (pliée). 2ème époque de "Cercle et Carré". Numéro 4. Textes, illustrations de Georges VANTONGERLOO, Rosa ACLE, Carmelo de ARZADUN, Joaquin TORRES GARCIA, Jean GORIN, Angel FERRANT, Jean HELION, Augusto TORRES, et al. Voir les 5 photos. (Avant garde, art moderne, modern art, typographie, typography, Taller Torres Garcia, vanguardia). [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Le Grand Verre]
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        Symbol, rebus, pismeno

      Prag: Statni graficka skola 1937 - OBrosch., unpgn., kl, 8°, Vorderseite des Umschlages, auf unterem rand wenig eingerissen, untere Ecke etwas geknickt, sonst sehr guter Zustand. * Our books are stored in a warehouse, not in the shop. If you want to visit us and see a specific book, please notify us in advance. Unsere Bücher werden nicht in unserem Geschäft, sondern in einem Lager am Stadtrand Prags verwahrt. Bitte teilen Sie uns vorher mit, wenn Sie uns besuchen und ein bestimmtes Buch ansehen wollen. * Book Language/s: cs [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antikvariat Valentinska]
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        Thieves Like Us

      Frederick A. Stokes 1937 - New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1937. First edition, first printing. In Near Fine condition, in a Very Good+ dust jacket with price of $2.50 intact. Small previous owner stamp to front free end paper, title page and rear paste down. Light insect damage to top of page block, else fine. The dust jacket shows rubbing, light edge wear with a few short closed tears, and a chip at the top corner of the front panel. A rather handsome copy, rare in dust jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Out of Africa

      London: Putnam,, 1937. Octavo. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in burgundy morocco, titles and decoration to spine, raised bands, single rule to boards, twin rule to turn-ins, dark green endpapers, gilt edges. Some minor marks to prelims and the occasional minor blemish otherwise an excellent copy in a fine binding. First edition, first impression.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Tiborc. -- fényképei. Móricz Zsigmond és Boldizsár Iván írása. [Tiborc. Photographs of --. Text by Zsigmond Móricz and Iván Boldizsár.]

      Cserépfalvi (1937), (Budapest) - First edition. In original cloth. Inscribed by Iván Boldizsár. 49, (1) p., includes 12 plates (24 full page black and white photographs). "The book's authors, photographer Kata Kálmán (1909-1978) and the writer Iván Boldizsár were members of a group of progressive intellectuals in the 1930s - composed of sociologists, artists, writers and researchers - who sought to raise public awareness about the plight of exploited agricultural and industrial workers. Between 1934 and 1937, Kálmán and Boldizsár investigated the lives of farmworkers in Hungary. Kálmán made portraits of them - men, women and children - while Boldizsár interviewed each of the subjects, and the result, consisting of 24 portraits and interviews, were published in Tiborc. The book's title emanates from the archetypal [Hungarian] peasant character [.]." (Parr-Badger I. 140.) Iván Boldizsár (1912-1988) the Hungarian poet and writer, president of the Hungarian PEN Club from 1970 and President of the International PEN Club in 1984 and one of the first people from the former Soviet bloc who received Honorary Degree in the United States. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Blundell's Last Guest: A Detective Story

      New York: Chelsea House. (1937). First. First edition. Fine in an attractive, very near fine dustwrapper. Author's own copy, with his Riverside Drive, New York stamp on the front fly. A mystery, apparently Blundell's last guest treats him poorly. Scarce in jacket. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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      London: Victor Gollancz. 1937. First edition, first printing, Original blue cloth with dark blue titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A very good or better copy, the cloth clean and without inscriptions or stamps. Complete with the very good rubbed and nicked dustwrapper somewhat tanned to the spine. Not price-clipped 7/6 net. Scarce. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers.

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        Macbeth de Shakespeare, 1937-1938.

      Complete and original autograph manuscript of 110 pages written and foliotées the front in black ink. Some erasures and corrections autograph of the author. First sheet with the title of the piece. Date and place the bottom of the last page: "Paris-Lapras, October 1937-January 1938 (ended January 14, 1938)." Novel adaptation of Shakespeare's tragedy, reduced in three acts, in verse. S.n. Paris-Lapras 1937-1938 [2] 110pp. in-4 en feuillets

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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      Edition originale, un des 230 exemplaires numérotés sur alfa.Reliure à la bradel en demi maroquin noir, spine lisse, date dorée en queue, plats de papier à la cuve, couvertures et spine conservés (spine insolé), tête dorée, reliure signée de l'atelier Boichot.Bel exemplaire agréablement établi. Gallimard Paris 1937 14,5x21cm relié

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Rêveuse bourgeoisie

      First edition, one of 245 numbered copies alfa only major papers. Rare and nice copy. Gallimard Paris 1937 12x19cm broché

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Too Smart for Love

      First Edition. Early romance novel written under the pen name of Kathryn Culver by Davis Dresser, who wrote the Mike Shayne mysteries under the pseudonym Brett Halliday. "For thirty days Janet moved as an equal among the wealth, fame, and beauty of the social world in the exotic setting of America's winter playground. Two thousand dollars for clothes! One hundred dollars a day for expenses! Janet knew the old saying: 'Them as has, gets.' And for thirty days Janet was going to be one of those 'as has'". Very scarce. Very Good, spine modestly faded, some shelf wear, in Near Fine or Fine dustjacket that was preserved separate from the book. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Babylon Revisited Rare Books]
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        THE OXFORD HISTORY OF ENGLAND in fifteen volumes

      Oxford University Press, London - FULL SET OF MIXED FIRST AND SECOND EDITION VOLUMES. Oxford University Press. 1937 - 1965. Hardcover. All 15 volumes bound in blue cloth with gilt to the spine, 8vo 7 3/4" - 9 3/4", various fading to spines, all internal pages in near fine condition, binding on all volumes tight. Vol i - ROMAN BRITAIN AND THE ENGLISH SETTLEMENTS, 2nd ed 1937, v good, slight bumps to corners & spine edges. Vol ii - ANGLO SAXON ENGLAND, 2nd ed 1947, v good, slight bumps to corners & spine edges. Vol iii - DOMESDAY BOOK TO MAGNA CARTA 1087-1216, 2nd ed 1955, v good, slight bumps to corners & spine edges. Vol iv - THE THIRTEENTH CENTURY 1216-1307, 1st ed reprinted with corrections 1954, v good, slight bumps to corners & spine edges. Vol v - THE FOURTEENTH CENTURY 1307-1399, 1st ed 1959, good, slight bumps to corners & spine edges, foxing to page edges. Vol vi - THE FIFTEENTH CENTURY 1399-1485, 1st ed 1961, good, slight bumps to corners & spine edges, 3mm tear at top of spine, rear board bowed due to moisture - pages v good. Vol vii - THE EARLIER TUDORS 1485-1558, 1st ed reprinted with corrections 1957, good, bumps to corners & spine edges. Vol viii - THE REIGN OF ELIZABETH, 2nd ed 1959, good, slight bumps to corners & spine edges, front board cloth damaged at edge. Vol ix - THE EARLY STUARTS 1603-1660, 2nd ed 1959, good, slight bumps to corners & spine edges, cloth part of spine worn at right hand side. Vol x - THE LATER STUARTS 1660-1714, 2nd ed 1959, good, slight bumps to corners & spine edges, front board bowed & damaged due to moisture. Vol xi THE WHIG SUPREMACY 1714-1760, 2nd ed 1962, good, slight bumps to corners & spine edges, rear board bowed & slightly damaged due to moisture. Vol xii - THE REIGN OF GEORGE III 1760-1815, 1st ed 1960, good, bumps to corners & spine edges, marks to rear board. Vol xiii - THE AGE OF REFORM 1815-1870, 2nd ed 1962, v good, bumps to corners & spine edges. Vol xiv - ENGLAND 1870-1914, 1st ed reprinted 1952, v good, bumps to corners & spine edges. Vol xv - ENGLISH HISTORY 1914-1945, 1st ed 1965, good, bumps to corners & spine edges, external paper stuck to rear board. For more photographs or information, please contact us. All our orders are sent by signed for, tracked, or a combination of both. Due to the size and weight of this item postage will be higher. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: G. A. Books]
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        XI. Olympiade Berlin 1936. Amtlicher Bericht. Hrsg. vom Organisationskomitee für die XI. Olympiade 136 e.V. 2 Bände.

      Folio. Mit zahlr. photograph. Abb. sowie einigen Farbtaf. 1222 S. OLwd. m. goldgeprägt. Deckelvign. u. RSchild. Enthält sämtliche Ergebnisse sowie Berichte, Bilder etc. Samt Register. - Einbände u. Kopfschnitt fleckig, RSchilder m. kl. Abplatzungen. Innen sauber u. ordentlich, nur wenige Ecken m. kl. Anknick. gr. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Düwal]
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      Columbia Pictures Corp., 1937., 1937. Original color half-sheet movie poster for the 1937 film, based on the 1935 novel of the same name by Rex Stout. The second film adaptation to feature Stout's beloved character, Nero Wolfe. The first adaptation was MEET NERO WOLFE, in 1934, where Wolfe was played by Edward Arnold. Arnold did not wish to become identified with one character, and the role was handed to Walter Connolly for the second film, with Lionel Stander as Wolfe's cohort, Archie Goodwin. Alfred E. Green was the film's director; Guy Endore and Edward Chodorov were the screenwriters; and also starring in the film were Eduardo Ciannelli and Irene Hervey. The colorful sheet has one horizontal and one vertical fold crease with some light and faint old water stains along the outer margins of the right and left sides. None of the stains affect the art work and would be covered by a mat when framed. Quite presentable copy in very good condition.

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        Pluto and the Puppy

      New York: Grosset and Dunlap,, 1937. Square quarto. Original illustrated printed boards, pictorial endpapers. With the dust jacket. colour and black and white illustrations throughout by the Disney Studios. Corners and ends of spine lightly rubbed, inscription to front pastedown, in the dust jacket with creasing to ends of spine, front top edge, flecking to paper at flap folds, chip to rear top edge. A very good copy. First edition, first printing. An obscure Disney title.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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