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        PANIC SPRING. Signed.

      Covici, Friede, New York 1937 - First Edition Signed by Lawrence Durrell on a tipped-in leaf. A very good or better copy in beige cloth, (discreet bookplate to the rear endpaper), red titles to the spine in a bright, fresh pictorial dustwrapper with some light use. 8vo. 372 pp. The uncommon second book by the author of The Alexandria Quartet under the pseudonym of Charles Norden. Excellent example. [From a comprehensive TBCL Durrell collection of first editions in superb condition] [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        Exposition 1937. Sections étrangères.- Pavillons français.- Décoration intérieure.- Série de trois volumes parus à l'occasion de l'Exposition Internationale de Paris, mai-novembre 1937.

      1937 - Livre ancien 3 vol., 33 x 23 cm, chacun 2 p.(introd, table)+ 48 planches photog. commentées. Edition originale. Très rare ensemble des trois principaux volumes (ne manque que le vol. Régionalisme). Cette exposition qui voulait promouvoir la paix et démontrer que l'Art et la Technique, le Beau et l'Utile ne s'opposent pas, est restée célèbre par la contribution d'architectes prestigieux - Alvaar Aalto, Mallet-Stevens, de Pingusson, etc.-, par l'affrontement symbolique entre le pavillon de l'Union soviétique (avec la sculpture l'ouvrier et la kolkhozienne) et celui de l'Allemagne hitlérienne (surmonté de l'aigle nazi) et par la présence du Guernica de Picasso dans le pavillon espagnol.- Sections étrangères: Albert Speer [Allemagne], Boris Iofane et sculpture de Vera Moukhina [URSS], Eggerickx, Verwilghen, Van de Velde, Petit; Pniewski, Lachert, Bruklsky et Szanajca; Guilbert; Seissel et Weissmann; Piacentini; Duiliu Marco; Durig et Brauning; Haerdtl; Oliver Hill; Pedro Nadal; Luis Lacasa, J.-L. Sert; Van den Broek; Kreskar, Polivka; Schmit-Noesen; Laprade, Bazin [Irak], Abella, Gutton, Demenais; Smai; Fissore; Nunberg; Luis Malaussena et Carlos Villanueva; Keil do Amaral; Stephenson, Meldrun et Turner; Fénard; Aaker-Fort; P. Wiener-Higgens; Zoulia; Jeanton; Martinez de Hoz; Sven Ivar Lind; Tamir et Grinshpon [Pavillon d'Israël en Palestine]; Sukakura; Gyorgyi; Brunet; Lardat Roger.- Pavillons français: Mallet-Stevens (Palais de la Lumière, Electricité; Pavillon du Tabac; Pavillon de l'Hygiène; Pavillon de la Solidarité), C.-H. Pingusson, F.-R. Et P.-H. Jourdain, André J. Louis, Laprade et Bazin, Carlu, Boileau et Azéma, Solotareff, Dondel, Aubert, Viard et Dastugue, Grange, Leroy, Wandenbeusch et Vazeille, G. Labro, J. Bonier, Saltet et de Gaillarbois, J. Desmaret et Pierre Vago, Patout, Simon et Chaume, Tournon, Viret et Marmorat, Héry, Madeline, Marcel Chappey, Chatenay, Ferret et Gonse, Michau et Trottin, Ph. Six, Ventre, Aillaud et Kohlmann, Marrast, M. Cuminal et Bayen, Mathon, Chollet et Sors, Guiauchain, Fournier, Dupré et Mialet, Eric Bagge, H. Martin et H. Giscard, Letellié, Mathé, A. Arbus et R. Moutard, R. Coulon et J. Adnet, Meyer-Lévy, Bigot et Massé, Coulon, Lopez, Merlet et Charpentier, Camelot, Herbé, Dorian, Paquet, Vitry, Saint-Maurice et Lemaire, Vago, Gampa, Lebigre et Bondon, Belin, Corre, Malot et Dargent, A. Hermant, Néret, R. Cravel et Chevallier, Ventre, Aillaud et Kohlmann, Audoul, Harwig et Gérodias, Vitale et Mlle Malette, Sardou.- Décoration intérieure: Jacques Adnet, Jean Royère, Suzanne Guiguichon, B. Brukalska, Boguslawski et Danko, Hryniewiecki, Listowski, Kamler, Kieszkowski, Olivier Merson, E.R. Lamy, Darcy Braddel, W.H. Russell, Pierre Petit, Louis Sognot, Maurice Barret, Aino et Alvar Aalto, Syren et Keravan, Louis Bureau, Maurice Dufrène, Baucher et Féron, De Coene, Marcel Gérard, Decupere, Kohlmann, Englinger, Tscuchiya, Philippe Petit, Stam, Jacques Mottheau, Arbus, Djo-Bourgeois, Guénot, Henri Kahn, Duffet, Lemestre, Bouchep.- Exceptionnelle documentation photographique (144 pl.) sur l'architecture moderne. Très beaux exemplaires. Emballages soignés, expédition rapide. Photographies originales du livre visibles sur librairie-solstices . Condition : Trois portefeuilles éditeur verts à lacets, illustrés au 1er plat, impr. rouge, noir et argent, dos toilé noir, qques très rares piq., Très bon état. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: SOLSTICES RARE BOOKS]
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        Panic Spring.

      New York: Covici Friede, [1937] - Octavo. Original grey cloth, titles to spine and upper board in red and blue, top edge dyed blue. With the dust jacket. Some faint spotting to cloth and edges of contents, slight evidence of bookplate removal from front free endpaper. An excellent copy in the lightly rubbed and toned jacket with nicks to the ends of the spine panel. First US edition of the author's second novel, published pseudonymously more than two decades prior to the Alexandria Quartet.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Dracula's Guest

      Hillman-Curl, Inc New York 1937 - First American Edition. Stoker's uncommon sequel to his most famous work, Dracula. The dustjacket copy quotes from the novel, "I felt a warm rasping at my throat, then came a consciousness of the awful truth, which chilled me to the heart and sent the blood surging up through my brain. Some great animal was lying on me and now licking my throat!". Found in Bleiler and Hubin. Basis for the 1936 Universal Pictures black and white talkie titled Dracula's Daughter, directed by Lambert Hillyer and starring Otto Kruger, Gloria Holden and Marguerite Churchill. Very Good, some modest soiling to cloth, lending library stamp at front cover, front pastedown and top page edge, in Very Good dustjacket, rubbing, creases and nicking to spine ends and flap corners, lower front panel with nickel sized chip. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Babylon Revisited Rare Books]
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        LE TRESTOULAS, PRECEDE DU SERPENT. LITHOGRAPHIES D'EDY LEGRAND. MARSEILLE. SOCIETE DES BIBLIOPHILES DE PROVENCE. 1937.

      1937 - IN-4 BROCHE (23 X 29,5 CENTIMETRES ENVIRON) DE (6) + 203 PAGES, SOUS COUVERTURE CREME REMPLIEE ENTIEREMENT ILLUSTREE D'UNE GRANDE LITHOGRAPHIE EN NOIR, TITRE IMPRIME EN BISTRE ET EN NOIR, CHEMISE ET ETUI CARTONNES DE L'EDITEUR. ILLUSTRE DE 25 LITHOGRAPHIES EN NOIR HORS TEXTE TIREES SUR LES PRESSES DE MOURLOT. PREMIER TIRAGE LIMITE A 150 EXEMPLAIRES NUMEROTES, TOUS SUR BFK RIVES. UN DES 100 RESERVES AUX MEMBRES TITULAIRES DE LA SOCIETE. "BELLE EDITION" (CARTERET. IV. 77). LE TEXTE DU SERPENT EST EN EDITION ORIGINALE. PETITES TRACES DE FROTTEMENT SUR LES COINS DE L'ETUI, SINON BEL EXEMPLAIRE. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie du Château de Capens]
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        Tristan.

      Philippe Gonin,, Paris, 1937 - Paris, Philippe Gonin, 1937. 34x26 cm. 176 S. Mit 21 farb. O.-Radierungen von Jean Berque. Leder-Bd. mit goldgepr. Rückentitel, vierfacher Deckelfiletierung und Kopfgoldschnitt, O.-Br. eingebunden. In Schuber. Auflage: 150 numerierten Exemplaren auf Papier Maillol, von Mary handschriftlich signiert. Unser Exemplar ist eines der 10 ersten Exemplare mit einer Suite von 21 s/w. Originalradierungen und 1 (nicht erwähntem) Originalaquarell (in einer separaten Kassette). - Schönes Exemplar. Sprache: Französisch Leder-Bd. mit goldgepr. Rückentitel, vierfacher Deckelfiletierung und Kopfgoldschnitt, O.-Br. eingebunden. In Schuber. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Biblion Antiquariat]
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        TRISTAN.

      - Paris, Philippe Gonin, 1937. En feuilles. 25,5x33 cm. Ouvrage illustré d'eaux-fortes de Jean BERQUE. Couverture rempliée. Chemise-étui en parchemin et papier blanc à grains. Petites traces d'usage sans gravité sur la chemise-étui, sinon ensemble en excellent état. AVEC L'UNE DES 10 SUITES D'ETATS DES EAUX-FORTES (20 gravures) ! Un des 150 exemplaires sur papier Maillol pour le texte (n° 96), plus une des 10 suites (non numérotée).

      [Bookseller: Librairie de l'Univers]
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        AND TO THINK THAT I SAW IT ON MULBERRY STREET IN DUSTJACKET, 1st Edition ,Stated 4TH PRINTING, 1937. A Boy Imagines a Series of Incredible Sights on His Way Home from School So That he Will Have an Interesting Report to Give His Father

      Vanguard PRESS NY 1937 - HBDJ, 1937. 1st Edition, Stated 4th Printing on Copyright pg, GOOD- Condition DJ, AS-IS, DJ has small chips wear tears Edges but Titles & Illustration Intact. Book Condition: Very Good-, Cloth Illustration with boy in blue shorts & Red jacket Duplicates DJ Illustration, Cover With the lower front corner is bumped, with a loss of paper of about half a square centimenter front corner cvr; & because there is a closed, though scarcely perceptible, vertical split in the cover paper - from the top of the front cover gutter down two-and-a-half centimeters; plus a little lower-edge shelf rubbing. The entire contents - endpapers and pages - are very nice; only the slightest age-toning, no fingerprints, no small tears, no handwriting (rear endpapers have two small spots). The jacket has edgetears and chips, the longest being four centimeters and the largest chip three-and-a-quarter square centimeters (just a little less than half a square inch); some soil; and some age-darkening around edges. Binding is unpaged. Back DJ Foxing wear & small Edges chips top & Bottom edge DJ but Printed & Illustration of Man with Yellow Horse & Red Cart Intact .Author grew up in Springfield, Mass. & graduated from Dartmouth College in 1925. Back inner flap DJ has bio of author & mentions 500 hats, His 2nd bk. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bluff Park Rare Books]
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        Thieves Like Us

      Frederick A. Stokes, New York 1937 - First edition. Fine in a very good plus example of the dustwrapper with some modest chipping on the rear panel, tiny nicks at the spine ends, some rubbing, and a closed tear on the front panel. Basis for the 1948 film *They Live By Night*, the first film directed by Nicholas Ray (at the suggestion of influential producer and much later character actor John Houseman). The book was filmed under its original title in 1974 by Robert Altman, starring Keith Carradine and Shelley Duvall and featuring background radio music and sounds provided by mystery author, bookseller, and old-time radio expert John Dunning. Exceptionally scarce in jacket. See this book in 3D on our site. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        William the Showman

      Newnes 1937 - London ,red cloth this is the second edition printed in november ,the first being july 1937. The book is fine ,no inscriptions tears or markings to pages .The wrapper I am calling near fine .There are tears along the top and bottom edges which are secured with paper archival tape but there is absolutely no fade or soiling and the the wrapper appears fresh and bright .There is small nibbling at spine folds. David Schutte who has published the difinitive bibliography states there is no known copy of the ist is wrapper so unless a first wrapper turns up this is the earliest wrapper for this title . [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Dick Neal Fine Books]
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        Verve : an Artistic and Literary Quarterly [Vol. 1, No. 1 (Dec. 1937) -]. Contributors to This Issue Include Miro, Gide, Dos Passos, Malraux, Matisse, & C.

      Paris : [Impr. Des Beaux-Arts] 1937 - Ill. (some col. , some mounted) ; 36 cm. A translation of the French edition issued with the same title. Subjects: Art--Periodicals. Issue numbers within vols. 1-2 constitute whole no. 1-8. Suspended publication Sept. /Nov. 1940-Oct. 1943. Cf. Union list of serials. An exceptional copy in the original stiff-card wrappers; edges very slightly nicked and dust-dulled as with age. Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and strong. 1 Kg. 112 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet

      THE HERITAGE CLUB, NEW YORK 1937 - The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet by Shakespeare, William. Publisher: The Heritage club in new york. Illustrator: Sylvain Sauvage. 1937. Georgeous Leather Spine. Slip case shows wear at opening. Decorations is gilted in gold. No writings. No bookplate. DATE PUBLISHED: 1937 EDITION: 125 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Princeton Antiques Bookshop]
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        The Book Of Days Of Llewelyn Powys Thoughts From His Philosophy Selected By John Wallis

      Golden Cockerel Press, London 1937 - 88 pages. Folio, 34 x 24 cm. Title printed in red and black, side notes printed in red, twelve full-page etchings by Elizabeth Corsellis. Limited edition, copy 261 of 295 on Batchelor hand-made paper, out of a total edition of 300, with a special watermark designed by the artist, and bound by Zaehnsdorf. Laid-in, an illustrated prospectus of four pages on salmon stock announcing Autumn Publications with a Subscription Form. PERTOLETE 118. Very slight bump to upper corners. Orig. quarter green morocco and brown canvas boards. Teg. Fine [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Royoung Bookseller, Inc. ABAA]
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        Autograph letter signed.

      Zurich, 7. V. 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.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Fables.

      Frères Gonin,, Paris. Lausanne, 1937 - Paris. Lausanne, Frères Gonin, 1937 34,5x26,7 cm. 2 f., 152 p., (3) p. Avec de nombreuses lithographies originales en noir. En feuilles, sous jaquette rempliée, chemise demi parchemin, emboîtage. 1/115 exemplaires numérotés est signés. - Les pierres lithographies ont été détruites après tirage. - Bel exemplaire. Sprache: Französisch En feuilles, sous jaquette rempliée, chemise demi parchemin, emboîtage. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Daniel Thierstein]
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        Storiella as she is Syung

      [London:] Corvinus Press,, 1937. A section of "work in progress". Quarto. Original orange vellum boards with bevelled fore edges, titles to spine and front board gilt, bird design to rear board gilt, top edge gilt, others untrimmed, printed in black and red in 18-pt. Centaur type and printed on Arnold handmade paper. Rear board a little cockled and text block slightly rippled as usual, occasional light spotting. An excellent copy. Limited edition, number 61 of 176 copies printed. With an illuminated first capital letter delicately hand-painted by Lucia Joyce, the author's daughter.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        LES GEORGIQUES.

      - Paris, Philippe Gonin, 1937-1943 (imprimé en 1950). Deux volumes grand in-4, en feuilles, 24,5x32,5 cm, couvertures rempliées, sous chemise à dos de parchemin et étui cartonnésTexte latin et version française de l'Abbé Jacques Delille.Célèbre édition illustrée par Maillol de 58 gravures sur bois tirées à la presse à bras par Philippe Gonin chez Dumoulin. Les caractères du XVème siècle utilisés pour l'impression ont été fondus pour l'occasion. Un des 750 exemplaires numérotés (n° 291), tous sur papier de pur chanvre et lin à grandes fibres, "exempt de produits chimiques"Exemplaire en tous points parfait.

      [Bookseller: LIBRAIRIE LE GALET]
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        The Years

      - London: The Hogarth Press, 1937. First Edition. 12mo. Bound in its original light-green cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering on spine. The dust-jacket by Vanessa Bell has a few small, rather faint stains, a few tiny closed tears at spine edges, and only very slight darkening of spine panel--hard to find in this condition. An exceptional copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Darren Winston, Bookseller, SNEAB]
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        Gelbke, Georg. - Boote am Strand.

      . Aquarell, auf Büttenpapier, 1937. Von Georg Gelbke. 22,7 x 29,4 cm (Darstellung / Blatt). Rechts unten monogrammiert und datiert: "G.G. 37". - Sehr schön erhalten. Georg Gelbke (1882 Rochlitz - 1947 Dresden). Deutscher Maler und Grafiker. Ab 1901 an der Kunstgewerbescule Dresden bei Oskar Seyferth. 1902-07 Studium an der Kunstakademie Dresden bei Richard Müller und Oskar Zwintscher. 1907 Meisterschüler bei Gotthardt Kuehl. Studienaufenthalte auch in München an der Kunstakademie, in Paris und in der Schweiz. Mitbegründer der Künstlergruppe "Chemnitz". Ab 1910 freichaffend in Dresden. Freundschaft mit Richard Birnstengel. Studienreisen führten ihn später nach Böhmen, Mecklenburg, Norwegen, Dalmatien, Sylt, Ostpreußen und Kärnten. Ein Großteil seines Werkes wurde beim Bombenangriff auf Dresden 1945 zerstört. Während das Frühwerk noch geprägt ist durch den Jugendstil Ferdinand Hodlers, wird es in den späteren Jahren zunehmend expressionistisch. Die Bewegung etwa in der Darstellung von Tanz ist besonders wichtig..

      [Bookseller: Galerie Himmel]
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        Fresh Light On Pre-victorian Cricket

      Cotterell & Co 1937 - Buckley was a diligent researcher into the early history of cricket and uncovered much new material which he collected into two highly sought-after volumes. This is the second of the two, being 'A Collection of further cricket notices from 1709 to 1837. 1st edition. 8vo. 250pp. Bookplate to front pastedown. An excellent copy with its extremely scarce dust jacket which is complete with just a little edge chipping and a small hole in the spine. An exceptional copy of a scarce book. 

      [Bookseller: Sportspages]
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        The South Wales Borderers. 24th Foot. 1689 - 1937

      Cambridge Cambridge University Press for the Regimental History Committee 1937. VG : in very good condition without dust jacket. Light shelfwear at corners, spine extremities, and lower edge of front board First Edition Green hardback cloth cover 260mm x 190mm (10" x 7"). 601pp. Frontis portrait, colour plates, B/W diagrams and fold out maps.

      [Bookseller: Barter Books]
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        The South Wales Borderers 1689-1937

      Cambridge: CUP for the Regimental History Committee, first edition , 1937. xxi and 601 pages. 52 plates (23 of which are in colour including 12 of uniforms by Richard Simkin), 56 text illustrations, 4 general maps, map and chart on endpapers. 4to. De luxe binding for subscribers in full green morocco with crest and badges embossed in gold on the front board; the foot of the spine is very slightly chipped; there are no other faults.

      [Bookseller: Victor Sutcliffe]
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        Mea Culpa & The Life and Works of Semmelweis

      New York: Little Brown and Company, 1937-01-01 New York: Little, Brown and Company, 1937. 175 p. First US edition, first printing. Very Good+ or better hardcover in Very Good dust jacket. Offsetting to endpapers, foxing to top edge, light shelf wear. Jacket chipped at extremities, a bit of foxing and dulling to spine panel, price intact ($2.00). A rare double work of nonfiction by the Journey to the End of the Night author, dealing with anti-communism (and Celine's peculiar politics of misanthropy and pacifism) and a dramatic biography of the first physician to wash his hands.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        BACKGROUND TO DANGER

      BACKGROUND TO DANGER, Knopf, 1937, first American edition (published a bit earlier in the U.K. as UNCOMMON DANGER), near fine in like full color pictorial dust-wrapper with some slight wear along the front spine fold. The source book for 1943 film of the same name.

      [Bookseller: THE FINE BOOKS COMPANY ]
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        MAIN STREET

      Chicago: Limited Editions Club, 1937. Hardcover. Some darkening to the spine. Near Fine in a Near Fine slipcase with short splits and lacking a label on the backstrip. Grant Wood. Small quarto (7-1/2" x 10") bound in flexible gray linen with the spine lettered in blue on a yellow field and the front cover lettered in blue on a tan field. Designed by William Kittredge; printed and bound at the Lakeside Press. With a new introduction by the author. Illustrated with nine tinted plates after drawings by Grant Wood. Copy #887 of 1500 SIGNED by the artist on the colophon page.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        Mea Culpa & The Life and Works of Semmelweis

      Little Brown and Company, 1937-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good. First US edition. New York: Little, Brown and Company, 1937. 175 p. Very Good+ or better hardcover in Very Good dust jacket. Offsetting to endpapers, foxing to top edge, light shelf wear. Jacket chipped at extremities, a bit of foxing and dulling to spine panel, price intact ($2.00). A rare double work of nonfiction by the Journey to the End of the Night author, dealing with anti-communism (and Celine's peculiar politics of misanthropy and pacifism) and a dramatic biography of the first physician to wash his hands.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Letters from the Sandwich Island written for the Sacramento Union. Introduction and Conclusion by G. Ezra Dane. Illustrations by Dorothy Grover

      San Francisco: Grabhorn Press, 1937. 8vo, xii, 224pp. Color illustrations throughout in the text. Full green morocco, Japanese paper endpapers, a fine copy in a fine binding. Limited to 550 copies, being number 4 in the Third Series of Rare Americana. This copy was in the process of being bound by Peter Fahey, famed San Francisco binder; she left the book unfinished at the time of her death and Betty-Lou Beck (Chaika) finished the binding in 1975 when it was sold by Randall and Windle. Heller & Magee 266.

      [Bookseller: John Windle Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        "Titisee" originales Ölgemälde auf Leinwand ca. 50x60cm; signiert und bezeichnet: 'Rottach-Egern' ; rückseitig auf der Leinwand vom Künstler handschriftlich betitelt und Galerieaufkleber; um 1937 [Maße im Rahmen 61x71cm]

      . Ein sonniger Sommertag im Schwarzwald. Ganz dem Himmel, dem See und dem Wald verpflichtet sind Weiß, Grün und Blau in verschiedensten Abstufungen und Schattierungen die beherrschenden Farben dieses Bildes. Eine Hommage an den Schwarzwald, ein Bild so wie das Land..

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Niederbayern]
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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.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

      London; Collins,, [c.1937]. Quarto. Pictorial paper boards,red cloth spine, pictorial endpapers. With the dust jacket. Walt Disney Studio illustrations from the film throughout in colour and black and white. An excllent copy with cloth of spine gently faded, corners lightly bumped in the dust jacket with creasing to spine, faint spotting to top front edge and rear panel, a very attractive copy. First edition, first UK printing. A picture based on the animated film. A scarce printing of this title.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Years

      The Hogarth Press, London 1937 - Bound in its original green cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering on spine. Slightly cocked, and the Vanessa Bell-designed dust-jacket with some darkening of spine panel and a few tiny chips and closed tears at spine edges--otherwise a lovely copy. 12mo [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Darren Winston, Bookseller, SNEAB]
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        CAMILLE

      London: Limited Editions Club, 1937. Hardcover. Fine, bright copy in a Fine slipcase. Marie Laurencin. Quarto (8-3/8" x 11") bound in full white linen with a gilt decoration on the front board and lettering on the spine. Designed, printed, and bound by Oliver Simon at the Curwen Press. Translated, with an introduction, by Edmund Gosse. Illustrated with 12 watercolors by Marie Laurencin printed in process collotype. Copy #509 of 1500 SIGNED by the artist in pencil on the colophon page.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        Think and Grow Rich

      Meriden, CT: Ralston Society, 1937: First Edition, First Printing, with matching dates of 1937 on the title and copyright page, and no further printings listed on the copyright page. In original dust jacket, with both flaps blank. In Near Fine condition, in a Very Good Plus dust jacket. Clean text. Previous owner name and address in ink on front paste down. Faint insect wear to edge of page block. Pages lightly age toned. Gilt stamping is strong and bright, faintly rubbed. Spine shows slight darkening, light wear on ends. The dust jacket shows light edge wear, with a few short tears and a few small chips at spine ends and corners. A very lovely copy, rare in the original dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Great Contemporaries

      London: Thornton Butterworth Ltd., 1937. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near fine. This is a strikingly fine copy of the British first edition, first printing in the first printing dust jacket. Great Contemporaries is Churchill's much-praised collection of insightful essays about 21 leading personalities of the day - including the likes of Lawrence, Shaw, and, most famously, Hitler. Churchill's piece about Hitler can be a shock to the modern ear, as it underscores his ability to write a balanced appraisal of his subject while expressing his earnest desire to avoid the war that he would fight with such ferocious resolve only a few years later. There is a reason this book is still in print today. It was written with what has been called "penetrating evaluation, humor, and understanding." Churchill's balanced and nuanced perspectives are a good model for many of today's more polemic writers. And naturally, in the course of sketching the character of his contemporaries Churchill necessarily reveals some of his own character and perspective. Churchill's portrait of T.E. Lawrence, published here just a few years before the Second World War, might well have been written about the author rather than by him: "The impression of the personality of Lawrence remains living and vivid upon the minds of his friends, and the sense of his loss is in no way dimmed among his countrymen. All feel the poorer that he has gone from us. In these days dangers and difficulties gather upon Britain and her Empire, and we are also conscious of a lack of outstanding figures with which to overcome them. Here was a man in whom there existed not only an immense capacity for service, but that touch of genius which everyone recognizes and no one can define." (Great Contemporaries, p.164) While some of the subjects of Churchill's sketches have receded into history, many remain well-known and all remain compellingly drawn. This is as compelling a read today as it was in 1937. Here is a collector-grade copy, fine in an almost near-fine, unclipped first printing dust jacket. Collectors should note that the first printing dust jacket is unique, with changes to the front flap on the second and subsequent printings. The binding is immaculate - square, tight, and vividly bright with nicely rounded spine, sharp corners, bright gilt, and virtually no wear. The contents are likewise atypically bright. We find no spotting and no previous ownership marks. Even the page edges remain unusually clean and entirely free of spotting. The blue-stained top edge retains uniform, unfaded color. Mild differential toning to the endpapers corresponding to the dust jacket flaps confirms what the lovely binding already tells us - that this copy has spent life jacketed. The dust jacket is unclipped and highly complete. Trivial losses are confined to the hinge extremities and corners. The orange color remains strong, with only a barely perceptible color shift to the spine. Light wear and soiling is primarily confined to the hinges and extremities and we note minor wrinkling at the spine ends. The dust jacket is protected in a removable, archival quality clear cover. Bibliographic Reference: Cohen A105.1.a, Woods/ICS A43(a.1), Langworth p.178

      [Bookseller: Churchill Book Collector]
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        POSITION DE L'ANGLETERRE DEVANT LES PROBLEMES MONDIAUX

      Flammarion 1937 Some foxing especially to first and last few pages. Pages browned. Covers brittle and with small hole to spine; Former British Prime Minister Anthony Eden has SIGNED this booklet in the upper right hand corner of the cover. In French, lectures delivered by Eden on the coming turmoil in Europe. A pivotal moment in history. With a slip laid in 'With Mr. Anthony Eden's Compliments' circa 1937, from a lecture November 1936; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 48 pages

      [Bookseller: The Complete Traveller]
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        BACKGROUND TO DANGER

      Knopf 1937 - BACKGROUND TO DANGER, Knopf, 1937, first American edition (published a bit earlier in the U.K. as UNCOMMON DANGER), near fine in like full color pictorial dust-wrapper with some slight wear along the front spine fold. The source book for 1943 film of the same name. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: THE FINE BOOKS COMPANY / A.B.A.A / 1979]
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        Organisationsbuch der NSDAP,

      . München, Zentralverlag der NSDAP, 1937, 4. Auflage, Ganzleineneinband, 592 Seiten, farbige Uniform- und Flaggentafeln, Zustand 2 (TG4).

      [Bookseller: Helmut Weitze Militärische Antiquitäten ]
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