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        Remembering Laughter

      Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1937. hardcover. NF/NF. 1st edition, 1st printing. Book has discolored boards and spine. Jacket has minor wear at spine and flap fold ends. We offer a LIFETIME GUARANTEE. See KHBOOKS for details.

      [Bookseller: Ken Hebenstreit, Bookseller]
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        Typed Letter Signed on personal stationery

      Atlanta, 1937. Atlanta, 1937. unbound. 1 page, 11 x 7.25 inches, Atlanta, June 29, 1937. Rare letter signed "Margaret Mitchell Marsh," declining an invitation to a party because it conflicts with her wedding anniversary, in full: "Dear Miss Hall: Sue Myrick forwarded to me your invitation, and John and I appreciate it so very much. I know the party will be lots of fun and I only wish we could come, but Sunday is our wedding anniversary and we have already made plans to spend it with friends. I admit that the temptation to break this engagement is strong, because I liked Milledgeville so much when I was there at the Press meeting. And also, I would love to attend your party as Prissy. (That is the only role my size would warrant. The costume would be cheap, too --just a croker sack and ten cents' worth of shoe polish. We do appreciate your invitation so much, and I shall look forward to Sue's description of the party." Two horizontal folds and slight foxing; very good condition.

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        SUR REVISTA TRIMESTRAL

      Buenos Aires. July 1937 through November 1947.. Buenos Aires. July 1937 through November 1947.. Whole numbers 34 through 74, 95 through 128, and 141 through 158. Bound up in sixteen volumes, wrappers bound in, for James Laughlin. Occasional sunning or dust marking to bindings, occasional text blocks tanned, as usual, but very good or better. Edited by Victoria Ocampo, at various times in association with Jorge Luis Borges, Waldo Frank, Ortega y Gasset, Alfonso Reyes and others. Perhaps the most important Latin American periodical of its times. Eventually 371 numbers were published through 1992 (though many were multiple numbers in later years). Borges was a frequent contributor - as associate editor, as reviewer, and as contributor of original fiction (as well as H. Bustos Domecq); several of his major books appeared under the SUR imprint. Other contributors to SUR during the course of its life included L. Hughes, Huxley, Gropius, Michaux, Masters, Reyes, Heidegger, Maritain, Benda, Mistral, Gide, Breton, Eluard, Berdayev, Malraux, Jimenez, Steinbeck, Amado, G. Greene, J. Stafford, Eliot, Camus, Koestler, Shaw, et al. Significant attention was paid to contemporary writing and film, and to understanding movements, including Surrealism.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        Daphnis et Chloe.

      . Bois origineaux d' Aristide Maillol. Paris: Les Freres Gonin 1937. Illustr. with orig. woodcuts by Maillol. 224 pp. Limited to 525 copies. Uncut copy bound with orig. wrappers and all edges gilt in full brown morocco with blindstamped and gilt decorations in a geometrical design, in chemise and slipcase (Georges Crette). * Copy H.C. no. 19 of 25, signed by the artist and with 2 additional suites of the woodcuts + 8 proof sheets on china and thin wove. In 1937 English, French, and German editions were published at the same time, all printed by Gonin.<br>The Artist and the Book 174..

      [Bookseller: Peter Grosell, Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        Les Georgiques.

      . Texte latin et version de francaise de l'Abbe J. Delille. 2 vols. Paris: Ph. Gonin 1937-43 (1950). With 122 orig. woodcuts by Aristide Maillol. Loose sheets as issued housed in original vellumbacked chemise in slipcases. + 2 extra sets of woodcuts, one in black and one in sanguen, all stamped with device M. in circle on margin, and 10 proof sheets in sanguine of early states. Also housed in vellumbacked chemise in slipcase. A few leaves slightly stained and 2 boxes weakly waterstained in lower part. Else fine. * One of 750 numb. copies on rag wove watermarked with Maillol seated nude, paper specially made for this publication. This copy with 2 extra sets of woodcuts, one in black and one in sanguine, all stamped with device M in circle on margin, and 10 proof sheets in sanguine of early states. The last book Maillol illustrated. <br>Wolfenbüttel, Vergil M6. Artist and the Book no. 175. Rauch no. 144. Rewald nos. 156-161 and pp. XXX-XXXII..

      [Bookseller: Peter Grosell, Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        I knew Hitler. The Story of a Nazi who escaped the Blood Purge

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1937. New York: Charles Scribner&#39;s Sons,, 1937. Octavo. Original brown cloth, title in silver to the spine and upper board, swastika in blind across upper board and spine. With the dust jacket. Portrait frontispiece and 18 other plates, full-page map to the text. Endpapers browned, text lightly toned, otherwise a very good copy in the fragile and uncommon jacket, sunned at the spine and with chips head and tail, some chips and splits to both panels and the folds, but largely complete, textually and pictorially. First edition. An insider&#39;s view of the rise of Hitler. Over the years Ludecke&#39;s veracity has been questioned, Orlow advising in his 1969 History of the Rise of the Nazi Party that it should be used only with "extreme caution" (p.323). However, in view of the importance of I knew Hitler as one of the very few examples of Nazi "defector literature", Roland V. Layton carried out a "systematic check of its contents against independent information" ("Kurt Ludecke and I knew Hitler: An Evaluation", in Central European History, XII, 4, pp.372-86), concluding that " &#133; there is much that is true in it. Ludecke clearly moved in the highest circles of Nazidom. He was, the documents show, often where he said he was, doing the things he claims to have been doing in his book. At the same time, it can hardly be denied that much is exaggerated. We may adduce in closing the observations of von Ranke: "Reading is both the easiest and the most difficult thing. To grasp the opinion of the author, where he tells the truth, that is the most demanding skill [our translation]". Ludecke&#39;s memoir is important enough, one must say, for us to make the effort".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Think and Grow Rich

      Ralston, 1937. Hardcover. Good. Ralston Society, Meridian, Conn 1937. Third Printing of the First Edition. Stated Printed August 1937. Red cloth boards with gold lettering. Book Condition: Good+, shelf wear, rubbing, spots on the boards. Age toning, light stain at the fore-edge of the pages and rear endpaper. The dust jacket is not present.

      [Bookseller: 1st Editions and Antiquarian Books, ABA,]
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        Wallenstein. Roman. 12°. Illustr.

      O.O., Speidel'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, (1937).. OBrosch. 55 SS.. Erste Ausgabe. - Enthält in Wirklichkeit von Bodo Uhse "Die erste Schlacht. Vom Werden und von den ersten Kämpfen des Bataillons Edgar Andre." Sehr seltener Text über die Internationalen Brigaden im Spanischen Bürgerkrieg, hier insbesondere an die im Gedenken an den ermordeten Kommunisten formierte Gruppe von Deutschen und Österreichern. - Gittig 424. Gittig² 644. Nicht im Dt.Exilarchiv. - Eine kleine Eckknickfalte, sonst schönes Exemplar im Dünndruck.

      [Bookseller: Verlag und Antiquariat Frank Albrecht]
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        Expedition to the Antarctic organized by Ernest Walker on the ship "Westward". Collection of 15 photographs

      Three portraits of the "Westward" a beautiful four-mastered ship, on board the "Westward", each with BAE 1937-9 stamped on the verso; and nine small snapshots of the same with the expedition on verso. Three bear inscriptions "Photo by Mr. Bishop July 1937"; "REP in Lookout on Westward June 1938" & "Southend Pier taken from rigging of Westward June 1939. Published Daily Telegraphy July 1939". The rest of the photographs are unidentified. Also, an advertising memento of the expedition, a paper wrapper for Horlick's Malted Milk, printed on both sides with "British Antarctic Expedition 1937. Horlick's" with other Horlick's information. After three years of fund raising efforts, WWII finally put an end to Ernest Walker's expedition.

      [Bookseller: Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints ]
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        Der Frühling,

      . Farblithographie, 1937, 35x26 cm (Künstlergraphik / Colour Lithograph).

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Martin Barbian]
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        ORIGINAL HAND PAINTED FILM ANIMATION CELL OF &#39;BASHFUL&#39; FROM SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN DWARFS

      Walt Disney Enterprises. USA. 1937. Walt Disney Enterprises. USA. 1937. ORIGINAL HAND COLOURED IMAGE ON CELLULOID. Image is 6.6 x 4.5 inches. Mounted glazed and framed to give a full size of 13.1 x 10.8 inches. A rare original hand-painted sheet of Celluloid from Disney&#39;s first animated feature film, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, showing Bashful. This cell was actually used in the filming process and is an original studio illustration. The image is mounted over a blue background with silver stars and with the character&#39;s name in black below the image. The black lettering is a little lost on the dark background but still readable. The colour image is in fine and bright condition, the colours still vibrant. The film was issued in 1937 but not many cells were released for commercial purposes over the following decades. This is one of a number that Disney released for sale during the 1970&#39;s. A label from the Disney offices states that this painting on celluloid was actually used in the filming and that only a very limited number have been placed on the market. The image is glazed using 99% UV protection Tru Vue Museum Glass. Fine condition.

      [Bookseller: Paul Foster Books]
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        THE LATE GEORGE APLEY: A Novel in the Form of a Memoir.

      Little, Brown and Co.,, Boston: 1937 - First edition of his Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. INSCRIBED, "For Henry T. Brown Jr with kindest regards, John P. Marquand." Also includes two typed letters to Brown signed by Marquand: one saying he can send the books, and one apologizing for getting his name wrong. Brown, a famous book collector, always went by H. Tatnall Brown. The letters are tipped to the endpaper and verso of half-title page (across from title page). First printing, with "Lovely Pearl" on the first line of page 19, as we think it is in all first printings (changed to "Pretty Pearl" in later printings, as outlined in the current edition of our Collected Books). Faint vertical lines on some pages, as usual for this title, otherwise very good to fine in dust jacket with small professional repair at top of spine and to a few tiny chips. A very nice copy of an unaccountably scarce book, and particularly so with what would appear to be an early inscription, as both letters are dated in April 1939. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quill & Brush, member ABAA]
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        Continual Dew

      London: John Murray, 1937. London: John Murray,, 1937. A Little Book Of Bourgeois Verse. Octavo. Original black boards, titles and illustration to front board gilt, all edges gilt. With the illustrated dust jacket. With illustrations by among others Osbert Lancaster and de Cronin Hastings. Dust jacket designed by E. McKnight Kauffer. Corners of front boards slightly worn, endpapers lightly foxed. An excellent copy in a slightly rubbed jacket with tanned spine and some minor chipping to corners and spine ends. First edition, first impression. Inscribed on front free endpaper by Betjeman: "There&#39;s a long, long trailer winding, Out of broken hearts & brains, While the Ealing boys are minding, Our John V. Baines", and dated 1943. Betjeman&#39;s second book of poetry, containg his classic poem "Slough".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Ulysses

      London: John Lane The Bodley Head, 1937. London: John Lane The Bodley Head,, 1937. Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to spine and bow design to upper board gilt. With the dust jacket. Edges of cloth dulled, faint toning to contents in the gutters. An excellent copy in the rubbed and dulled jacket with toned spine panel and chips, nicks, and short splits. First UK trade edition, first impression, preceded in the UK by John Lane's limited edition of 1000 copies.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Espana en el Corazon

      Santiago de Chile: Ediciones Ercilla, 1937. Santiago de Chile: Ediciones Ercilla, 1937. First edition. Good. A worn, but complete copy of this scarce publication by one of Latin America&#39;s most prominent poets. Original self wrappers printed in red, gray and yellow, spine cracked and professionally reattached (lacking a small chip), wrappers soiled, and a dampstain affects the top edge of leaves throughout. Rare in the original wraps, most first edition copies have been rebound. & & Posted in Spain as a diplomat during the Spanish Civil War, Neruda became an ardent communist. This collection of left-leaning political poems is his reaction against Franco, exposing the horrors of the Spanish Civil War and its fascist regime. Just two thousand copies of this original edition were produced, each containing 16 black and white photographic reproductions, as here. Good.

      [Bookseller: Whitmore Rare Books]
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        The Trial

      Alfred A. Knopf, New York 1937 - Bright orange cloth-covered boards; cloth rippling on front cover and in a couple of small spots on the back. Line drawing pictorial on front and spine. Top 1 1/2" of spine sunned corresponding to that amount missing from the dust jacket. Spine slightly cocked. Corners sharp but slightly bumped. Spine ends slightly bumped. End papers toned. Text block tight, pages clean. Some foxing on page edges, one spot bleeds slightly on to vertical margins from page 115 to page 157. Perhaps a small light fox spot on a couple of pages at upper corner of margin. The DJ is toned, chipped along front flap fold and front corners. The part missing from the top spine extends for 1/2" to 1" along top front. DJ has rubbing/cracking along back spine edge. Bottom 1 1/2" section of spine is separated by a crack but is present. Bottom 1/8" of spine missing. Narrow chip on bottom front spine edge. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: onourshelves]
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        THE DIARY OF T. E. LAWRENCE MCMXI

      London: Corvinus Press, 1937. London:: Corvinus Press,, 1937. First Edition. Fine. Fine hardback First Edition First Printing in the original sealskin backed brown speckled rice paper board binding with parchment covered corners and gilt lettering on the leather spine. Complete with 13 collotype plates printed rectos only. LIMITED EDITION OF 203 COPIES. THIS IS No. 110 ON PARCHMENT SUBSTITUTE PAPER. In the scarce original brown cardboard slipcase which has been taped, with a portion of its edge missing. The volume is housed in a matching custom quarter brown cloth, speckled paper board clamshell box with gilt lettered label on the spine. 4to.

      [Bookseller: By The Book, LC ABAA-ILAB]
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        The Derrydale Cook Book of Fish and Game

      New York: Derrydale Press, [1937] New York: Derrydale Press, [1937]. First edition, 810 of 1250 copies. 2 vols., 8vo. Title page vignettes in red. Original maroon cloth. Fine in paper slipcase. A much nicer than usual copy of this book and the box is whole. Siegel 114; Frazier D-2-a . With a Xmas card from Orville Wright. With a note "From Uncle Orv - Feb. 7, 1940"

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller ]
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        Of Mice and Men

      Covici Friede, 1937. first edition first printing (first state points all present) hardcover edition in dust jacket (Covici Friede, 1937); prior owner name front paste-down corner, text unmarked; little age tone; tight bind; clean cloth cover, vivid titling; minimal cover corner bump; dj has little darkening along spine, age tone, and edge wear (short tears/shallow chipping at spine ends and corners); dj flap corners all clipped; price also clipped B4/bibl

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        UNCOMMON DANGER

      Hodder & Stoughton , 1937. Hodder & Stoughton , 1937. First edition. Original blue cloth with black lettering in pictorial dustwrapper. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper, which just shows minor wear to the corners at the head of the spine, but is exceptionally bright and crisp. Eric Ambler is widely regarded (with Somerset Maugham and Graham Greene) as a principal pioneer of politically sophisticated thrillers. The five books that Ambler wrote between 1936 and 1940, upon which his reputation rests, are novels of complexity and realism, in which he introduced ordinary protagonists who are thrust into political intrigue they are ill prepared to deal with. In the process he paved the way for such writers as Len Deighton and John Le Carre, who described Ambler&#39;s novels as "the well into which everybody had dipped". Uncommon Danger is the author&#39;s second book and, in our experience, is his scarcest as a first edition in dustwrapper. No copies have been offered at auction for the last thirty years, and we can recall only one other copy approaching this condition offered for sale.

      [Bookseller: Jonkers Rare Books]
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        Lütte.

      Potsdam, Williams & Co., [1937].. Geschichte einer Kinderfreundschaft. Illustr. OHlwdbd. (Kanten gering berieben). 144 SS. mit Illustr. von Hans Kossatz.. Erste Ausgabe. - Nachdem Kästner im III. Reich praktisch Schreibverbot erhielt, unterstützte er seine damaligen Freundin, die Schauspielerin Herta Kirchner, beim Verfassen von zwei Kinderbüchern, die stark an "Emil" sowie "Pünktchen und Anton" erinnern. Auch in der ganzen Aufmachung mit den Illustrationen von Kossatz erinnert der Band an das Erfolgsbuch "Emil und die Detektive". Das Buch wurde vom NS-Lehrerbund 1938 auf den Index gesetzt, wodurch es zu keinen Nachauflagen kam. - Flechtmann 54. Zonneveld I, 3-4. Vgl. Neuhaus-Weber zur Neuausgabe 2002. Nicht bei Hatry, Wilpert-G. etc. - Vorsätze minimal fleckig, sonst schön erhalten.

      [Bookseller: Verlag und Antiquariat Frank Albrecht]
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        New York Fire Department Case Files : Case of George S. Preston, 1937 [Case files, witness statements, sternographer&#39;s transcripts, portrait photograph, confession, and other related documents]

      New York : FDNY, 1937. New York : FDNY, 1937. 1st Edition. The documents are bound by metal clasp in a brown portfolio folder. The contents are in a very good to near fine condition, with just some minor edge nicks and dust-toning as with age. Remains particulalry well-preserved overall. Further scans, images etc. and additional bibliographical material available on request.. The documents are bound by metal clasp in a brown portfolio folder. The contents are in a very good to near fine condition, with just some minor edge nicks and dust-toning as with age. Remains particulalry well-preserved overall. Further scans, images etc. and additional bibliographical material available on request.

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        Animals of the Bible

      Frederick A. Stokes Company 1937 - Text selected by Helen Dean Fish. Green cloth over boards. Bright gilt on cover and spine. Corners bumped. Page edges are a little age toned. Author's name mis-spelled "Lathop" on book spine.The first recipient of the Caldecott Medal for illustration in 1938. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bearly Read Books]
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        True Confession (Original screenplay for the 1937 film)

      Los Angeles, CA: Paramount Pictures, 1937. Los Angeles, CA: Paramount Pictures, 1937. Draft script for the 1937 film. Rubber-stamped FILE COPY and MASTER FILE, with a tiny notation in holograph pencil, on the front wrapper.& & Based on play by Louis Verneuil and Georges Berr, about an aspiring writer and compulsive liar named Helen Bartlett (Lombard) and her husband and lawyer, Ken (MacMurray). Facing bankruptcy, Helen accepts a job as a secretary with her father&#39;s friend, who subsequently lures her to his apartment. She leaves the apartment embarrassed and, with the help of her friend, returns to pickup her belongings. Upon arriving, she discovers her employer dead and Helen becomes the prime suspect. Ken defends his wife in court, even though he believes her to be guilty. Charley Jasper (Barrymore) is a shady character, who may have evidence against Helen and decides to blackmail her. & & An original and witty black comedy, made at the height of the screwball era.& & White studio self wrappers, rubber-stamped production No. 1886, dated August 28th, 1937. 170 leaves, mimeograph. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Very Good, lacking the rear wrapper, side stitched.& & Byrge and Miller, pp. 74-75.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        Think and Grow Rich

      Ralston, 1937. Ralston, 1937. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Ralston Society, Meridian, Conn 1937. First Edition / First Printing. Dated 1937 with no additional printings as required. Red cloth boards with gold lettering. Leaflet from publisher present. Book Condition: Very Good+, tight spine, clean pages, shelf wear. Rubbing at the lettering, ring at the front board. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, wrapped in a new removable mylar cover. Shelf wear, light chipping, a few short tears.

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        The Records of the Federal Convention of 1787 (Four Volumes)

      Yale University Press, 1937. Yale University Press, 1937. Hardcover. Very Good. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1937. Second (revised) edition. Hardcover, complete in four volumes. In publisher&#39;s original brown buckram, lettered in gilt on the spines. Very good. No jackets, as issued. Light soil to the boards, Volume IV darkened on the spine. We find no markings. Excellent set.

      [Bookseller: Stick Figure Books (ABAA/ILAB)]
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        Martin Pippin in the Daisy-Field. Illustrated by Isobel and John Morton-Sale.

      London: Michael Joseph Ltd., 1937 - Octavo. In the original publisher's presentation binding, spine lettered and blocked in gilt, top edge gilt, pale yellow endpapers. An excellent copy. Colour frontispiece and black and white illustrations. First edition, first impression. A wandering minstrel, Martin Pippin, encounters six girls on his travels, who beg him to tell them stories. These are his magical tales recounted to them whilst they are making daisy chains. A classic collection, which will charm children and adults alike. From the author's library.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        The Years

      The Hogarth Press, Tavistock Place 1937 - A finely rebound copy with new end papers of this classic by Woolf , bound in green calf, spine with raised bands lined in gilt, gilt titles & decorations in the compartments date at base of spine with green marbled boards, a very handsome copy indeed. 469pp. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: VANESSA PARKER RARE BOOKS]
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        Des Stürmers Kampf (Deckeltitel: Des Stürmer's Kampf. Zwischentitel: Der Kampf geht weiter).

      . Verantwortlich: Karl Holz. [Herausgeber: Julius Streicher]. Des Stürmer's Kampf (Deckeltitel: Des Stürmer's Kampf. Zwischentitel: Der Kampf geht weiter). Druck: F. Willmy. [Nürnberg 1937]. 3 Bl., 50 S. mit zahlreichen Illustrationen und Photoabbildungen. Illustrierte Original-Broschur (geheftet). Zustand: Der Umschlag/Einband ist zu circa zwei Drittel gelöst und etwas angeschmutzt. Die Erhaltung des Papiers ist als gut zu bezeichnen. Ein leichte Knickfalte. Insgesamt ein ordentliches Exemplar dieser sehr seltenen Schrift, die anläßlich des 15jährigen Kampfes publiziert wurde. Inhalt: Faksimiles von Titelseiten der Zeitschrift "Der Stürmer", Fotos von Stürmer-Vertriebsstellen, Faksimile-Briefe von NS-Prominenz usw. Karl Holz wurde 27.12.1895 in Nürnberg geboren. 1922 Eintritt in die NSDAP (Mitglieds-Nr.: 77). 1933 Mitglied des Reichstages, Wahlkreis Franken. 1934 stellvertretender Gauleiter Gau Franken. Schriftleiter der Zeitschrift "Der Stürmer". 1942 kommissarischer Gauleiter Gau Franken. 1943 SA-Gruppenführer. 1944 Gauleiter Gau Franken: Vermutlich fiel er am 20. April 1945 in Nürnberg. [SW: Nationalsozialismus ; NS ; 3. III. Reich ; Deutsche Geschichte ; 1933 - 1945 ; Nazi-Regime ; Zeitgeschichte ; Judaica ; Judentum ; Antisemitismus ; Propaganda ; Agitation ; Zeitungen ; Zeitschriften ; Newspapers ; Periodicals ; Verlagsgeschichte].

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Bibliakos / Dr. Ulf Kruse]
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        Earthly Discourse

      New York: The Vanguard Press, 1937. New York: The Vanguard Press,, 1937. Octavo. Original light brown cloth, titles to spine and upper board in blue, blue top-stain. With the dust jacket. Portrait frontispiece. Bindings lightly rubbe and marked, spine a little tanned, endpapers tanned, contents toned. A very good copy in the rubbed jacket with faded spine panel and two short closed tears. First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author "To John & Carol Steinbeck in sorrow for their un-social thought and behavior, &#39;The Cats&#39;, Los Gatos California, November 11 1938". He has also autographed the frontispiece. Wood (1852&#150;1944) was a writer, lawyer, and prominant supporter of radical causes, and Earthly Discourse is a collection of satirical stories in this vein. Wood was friendly with many activists and writers, including John Steinbeck, whose Of Mice and Men was published the year before this book was inscribed. "The Cats" was the name of Wood&#39;s house: the name of the town means "the cats" in Spanish.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Of Mice and Men

      New York, Covici Friede, 1937. New York, Covici Friede,, 1937. Octavo. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in green morocco, titles to spine, raised bands, single rule to boards, roll to turn-ins, marbled endpapers, gilt edges. A fine copy. First edition, first issue with the words "and only moved because the heavy hands were pendula" printed as lines 20 and 21 on page 9, and bullet between the eights on page 88. 2500 copies printed.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Of Mice and Men Rare Review Copy

      Covici Friede, New York 1937 - John Steinbeck's "Of Mice and Men". Rare review copy with review slip affixed to the front end paper. First edition first printing with all first issue points present. Original first state dust jacket with original $2.00 price present. Dust jacket is in good plus to very good minus condition with minor tears, chips and creasing- moreso to the spine. Spine is sunned. Minor soiling to the rear panel. A couple tape repairs to the top of the spine. Jacket now placed in a removable plastic protective sleeve. The book is in very good condition with just some light soiling. The interior is bright, fresh and clean. Please view the many other rare titles available for purchase at our store [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ernestoic Books]
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        Of Mice and Men. A Play in Three Acts

      New York: Covici Friede, 1937. New York: Covici Friede,, 1937. Octavo. Original grey cloth, titles to spine and upper board in black and brown. With the dust jacket. Ownership signature to front pastedown. Spine toned, some small spots to boards, endpapers browned, contents toned. A very good copy in the rubbed and tanned jacket with some small chips and closed tears skilfully repaired to the verso. First edition, first printing.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Book of Newfoundland

      Newfoundland Book Publisher's, St. John's 1937 - Edited by J.R. Smallwood. The history and geography of Newfoundland. Original burgundy simulated alligator bindings, with gilt lettering on front and spine. Sold as a set. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Herman & Daughters Books]
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        [Nürnberg - Hauptmarkt]

      1937.. 1937.. Orig.-Farbradierung, v. Künstler eh. signiert. 58 x 43 cm. (Plattengr.). In ausgezeichnetem Zustand. vgl. Thieme-B. XIX, 582f.; Schüttler, Wien 1944; Antiquitäten-Rundschau 23. Jg. 1925, Nr. 24 - In der Platte dat.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Burgverlag]
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        Les Croix des Alpes. Préface de Gabriel Hanotaux.

      Soc. des Bibliophiles et Iconophiles de Belgique, Bruxelles, 1937. - 250 X 330 mm. en feuilles sous couverture rempliée et coffret. 181 pp. Illustré de 40 aquarelles hors texte en couleurs de l'auteur. Edition tirée à 536 ex. 1/500 ex. num. sur Arches. Envoi autographe d'auteur.

      [Bookseller: Serge Paratte, Livres anciens & modernes]
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        [Original Art]: Black Mother Goose: Eight Murals or Friezes Depicting African-American Children as Characters from Nursery Rhymes

      , [Circa 1937] [Circa 1937]. Eight murals or friezes depicting African-American children as characters from nursery rhymes. Meant to be hung or in a continuous pattern, the mural consists of eight oil paintings on canvas, each of which measures 19" x 82", and if hung together, they would total about 55 feet long. Each canvas is currently gently rolled, with a protective tissue wrapper. There are small cracks in the paint, with no loss and they are overall fine. A remarkable and enigmatic mural illustrating African-American children in themes from various nursery rhymes including the Mother Goose rhymes, (especially from "There was an Old Woman Who Lived in a Shoe"), themes from Alice in Wonderland, Little Black Sambo, and others. Some of the panels are signed and/or dated in 1937 by Marion Mackenzie Heywood, a Philadelphia based artist, of whom we know little. .

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