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        The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins

      The Vanguard Press, New York 1938 - A bright, crisp copy of the 1938 2nd printing, referring to "And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street" on the rear flap (Younger and Hirsch, pgs. 62-64). VG- (with light scuffing and rubbing to the panels and light soiling to the text) in a bright, price-intact ("$2.95"), VG dustjacket, with light chipping at the front panel's lower corner (not affecting the text), light chipping at the spine ends and very light creasing to the panels. Quarto, wondefully illustrated thruout by the good Doctor. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: APPLEDORE BOOKS, ABAA]
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        The Stoneware Monkey

      London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1938. Turquoise cloth in pictorial dust jacket. Book has large waterstain to spine and back panel, not affecting any interiors which are clean. dust jacket with wear and shallow chipping to extremities. Slight evidence of water on back panel. Better than it sounds.Uncommon book esp in jacket.. 1st. Cloth. VG-/VG-. 8vo.

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        Walker Evans - American Photographs

      Museum of Modern Art, 1938. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. 200 pages. Hardcover. Black cloth with spine label intact. 87 black & white plates. $2.50 at bottom of dust jacket flap. Essay by Lincoln Kirstein. Light foxing to front and rear preliminary pages. Dust jacket with stains, tape repaired tears - jacket now protected with clear plastic cover. Clean, unmarked pages. Record # 613806

      [Bookseller: Monroe Street Books]
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        DECOR OF THE BUILDINGS] Kamenye shtukaturki [i.e. The Stone Plasters]

      Vsesoiuznaia akademiia arhitektury, Moscow 1938 - 68 pp.: ill. 22,5 x 15 cm. In original publisher's wrappers. Small tears and some losses of the spine, crease of the front cover and the title page, owner's pencil underlinings. The first edition. This is a unique edition containing the plaster materials classification (cement, lime, stone dust), the tables of stone plaster ingredients and recipes of stone plasters, the cost of the plasters. The book includes instructions for making plasters and ways to apply it (decorative plastering provides final decor of the buildings). With 27 illustrations (photographs, drawings and schemes) including existing examples of exterior decor of the building. It was published by Laboratory of Finishing Works at the All-Union Academy of Architecture. Mikhail Krestov was Soviet engineer and architect who wrote a row of works on internal and external building decoration. His book is based on the experience of Soviet construction of the 1934-1937. No copies in USA according to Worldcat. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Rebecca - One of 200 Special Presentation Editions

      Gollancz 1938 - A first edition, first printing published by Gollancz in 1938. Some foxing to the prelims (title, half title) and to the page edges. Marked 'Special Presentation Edition' to the title page as called for. Gollancz wanted to publish 'Rebecca' quickly before the onset of World War Two. Du Maurier sent her final manuscript to the publishers in April 1938. The book was then published in August 1938, the Book Society Choice for August followed, and did the Literary Guild Choice for October 1938. By the 15th of October, 'Rebecca' had sold 50,000 copies and 72,000 by the 25th of May 1939 (Simons & Fullbrook 1998). Sir Victor Gollancz wanted to increase sales pressure, so in November 1938 printed 200 'Special Presentation Editions' which he sent to the 'Principal Rajars of the Book Trade' (ibid) to 'act as a kind of appetiser (.) receiving a special edition will flatter them and this is the first time we have ever issued a special edition' The Cheap edition was printed on the 24th July of 1939 'a few days before the anniversary of its first publication'. Unaccountably scarce and only the second copy we have handled. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books ABA ILAB PBFA]
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        Penthouse Pagan

      New York: Phoenix Press. (1938). First. First edition. Fine in fine dustwrapper with just a touch of rubbing and a couple of tiny tears. Risque novel featuring a ravishingly beautiful young woman who trades her charms to be a kept woman in a swanky penthouse. A beautiful copy of a scarce title. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Original pen and ink of Nathan Mann (Natale Menchetti) knocking down Joe Louis caption reading "Although no one except possibly Nathan himself expects it-the fact remains that if Mann should hang one on the Louis Jaw he will be the new Heavyweight Champion-"

      New York 1938 - Fine, large, original pen-and-ink cartoon drawing by Mullins, signed by him lower right. 1 vols. Image 18 x 14 inches aprox. Willard Mullin (September 14, 1902 - December 20, 1978) was an American sports cartoonist. He is most famous for his creation of these "Brooklyn Bum", the personification of the Brooklyn Dodgers baseball team. He received the Reuben Award for 1954 for his work, as well as the National Cartoonist Society Sports Cartoon Award for each year from 1957 through 1962, and again in 1964 and 1965. Framed and glazed. Lower right has been framed out 4 x 4 inch area Fine, large, original pen-and-ink cartoon drawing by Mullins, signed by him lower right. 1 vols. Image 18 x 14 inches aprox [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Ansicht von Wörth am Rhein. - Original Ölgemälde entstanden zwischen 1938 bis 1947. - Öl auf Malkarton, links unten signiert.

      Wörth am Rhein 1938. Bild ca. 48,5 x 37 cm -- Rahmen-Aussenmass: ca. 62,5 x 50,5 cm - Arthur Niso war ein brasilianischer Maler, der von 1928-1946 in Deutschland lebte. Er war Schüler von Heinrich von Zügel, Max Bergmann und Angelo Jank. Schon 1931, selbst noch Student, stellte er im Münchener Glaspalast aus. 1938 bis 1945 beteiligte er sich an mehreren großen Ausstellungen. 1946 kehrte er nach Brasilien zurück, wo er Gründer der Schule für Musik und Bildende Kunst von Paraná wurde. -- Eine der seltenen Wörther Stadtansichten von Nisio. Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        IVORY VALLEY: AN ADVENTURE OF CAPTAIN KETTLE

      London and Melbourne: Ward, Lock & Co., Limited, [1938].. Octavo, pp. [1-6] 7 [8] 9 [10] 11-315 [316-320: ads], original orange cloth, spine panel stamped in black. First edition. Presentation copy with signed inscription by Hyne to his secretary on the front free endpaper: "To Pat / who typed it, / from CJ CH / who penciled it. / 15 Nov 1938." A marginally fantastic tale in which the indomitable bantam ship's master finds the legendary elephant's graveyard in Africa and loots over a million pounds of ivory. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 120. Reginald 07684. Not in Bleiler (1948; 1978). A fine copy in very good four-color pictorial dust jacket priced 7/6 (illustrated by Greenup) with several closed tears along folds and dust soiling to rear panel. An uncommon book, especially in jacket. (#149571)

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        Gottes Rune. Ein Buch von Glaube und Treue * Roman aus der Kampfzeit der NSDAP in O R I G I N A L - G A N Z L E D E R - V o r z u g s a u s g a b e

      München, Zentralverlag der NSDAP Frz.Eher Nachf., 1938. Vollständige Ausgabe im Original Verlagshandeinband (Ganzleder / Leder / OGLdr / OLdr / Ldr im Format 13 x 19,2 cm) mit dekoriertem Rücken- und Deckeltitel sowie Kopfsilberschnitt, 469 Seiten, Schrift: Fraktur. \"Warum handgebunden? - Die wesentlichsten Vorzüge des guten Handbandes sind: Die einzelnen Druckbögen werden mit der Hand nach dem Schriftspiegel gefalzt. Die Bogenränder werden dadurch zwar ungleich, aber das Satzbild steht gerade. Um infolge der ungleichen Ränder ein späteres zu starkes Beschneiden mit der Maschine zu vermeiden, werden die Bogen einzeln, vorne und unten, mit der Pappschere auf ein Mittelmaß rauh beschnitten. Dadurch wird der Druckrand weitestgehend geschont. Als erste und letzte Lage wird dem Buche zum Schutze eine leere Papierlage hinzugefügt, welche mit einem feinen Leinen- oder echten Japanpapierfalz versehen ist. Geheftet wird der Handband nach sorgfältiger Auswahl des Heftzwirnes auf echten erhabenen oder aufgedrehten flachen Bünden und auf Pergamentriemchen (welche beim Pergamentbande durch den Rücken gezogen werden). Oben wird das Buch beschnitten und erhält nicht nur der Schönheit willen Goldschnitt, sondern diese feine Metallschicht schützt vielmehr die dem Lichte und Staub am meisten ausgesetzte Schnittfläche vor deren schädlichen Einflüssen. Die Deckel werden in einem tiefen Falz angesetzt, mit den Bünden nach außen. Ein Herausreißen aus der Decke ist somit nur unter Zuhilfenahme von Werkzeug möglich. Als Einbandmaterial kommen sumachgares, lichtechtes Saffian, Kalbleder, vereinzelt auch Rindsleder, ferner naturelles und weißes Schweinsleder sowie Kalbspergament zur Verwendung. Ein mit der Hand hergestelltes, dazupassendes Überzugpapier sowie Handvergoldung oder Blinddruck am Rücken ergänzen das Werk nach außen. Ein solcher Einband entspricht allen Anforderungen, die an einen Gebrauchsband gestellt werden können.\" Aus einem alten Prospekt von Richard Hönn, ehemals Handbinderei des Verlages Albert Langen, Werkstatt für feine Buchbinder- und Lederarbeiten in München, Dienerstrasse 14. - Erstausgabe, 1.Auflage in sehr guter Erhaltung (Vorderschnitt minimal stockfleckig, sonst tadellos) - Deutsches / Drittes Reich, Lederausgabe, Lederband, Luxusausgabe, deutsche Kunstbuchbinderei im 20. Jahrhundert, alte Kämpfer, Kampfzeit der Bewegung, Nationalsozialisten, deutsche Menschen in der NSDAP, nationalsozialistischer Roman, NS.-Schrifttum, völkisches / nationalsozialistisches Gedankengut Versand D: 5,90 EUR Deutsches / Drittes Reich, Lederausgabe, Lederband, Luxusausgabe, deutsche Kunstbuchbinderei im 20. Jahrhundert, alte Kämpfer, Kampfzeit der Bewegung, Nationalsozialisten, deutsche Menschen in der NSDAP, nationalsozialistischer Roman, NS.-Schrifttum, völkisches / nationalsozialistisches Gedankengut

      [Bookseller: Galerie für gegenständliche Kunst]
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        City Planning Housing: A Graphic Review of Civic Art 1922-1937 (Volume Three)

      New York: The Srchitectural Book Publishing Co, 1938. Cloth. Very Good +/Near Fine. A crisp, very sharp copy of the 1938 1st edition. Tight and VG+ (with light foxing at the half-title and along the fore-edge) in a bright, price-intact, Near Fine dustjacket, which has remained remarkably clean and well-preserved. Folio, hundreds and hundreds of illustrations and diagrams thruout. Edited by William W. Forster and Robert C. Weinberg and with a Foreword by Sir Raymond Unwin.

      [Bookseller: Appledore Books, ABAA]
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        THE YEARLING

      Scribner, NY 1938 - FINE book, VG(but worn) DJ(in Brodart). Book & DJ clean, bright & very attractive. 1st ed book ("A" & seal), in 1st state DJ. 1st ed book, 1938 tp & cp dates, cp with "A" & Scribner's seal. More importantly DJ has publisher's synopsis on back panel. Next state DJ reprinted various reviewer's praises. Near flawless book. Very faint gutter line browning. Neatly inked name dated 1938 at very top of ffep. Flawless otherwise. Immaculate text block edges. Light green top edge with no hint of dust staining. Fore edges are deckled, the exposed edges of which of are normally great dust collectors. This fore edge as white as new. Same with the bottom edge. Immaculate cover. No rubbing, let alone wear, fraying or bumping. But for 1938 name, book's inside "MINT", "AS NEW", "VERY FINE". DJ very clean & bright but worn. See photos. FINE book, VG DJ. DJ with $2.50 price. Bright, clean book & DJ. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quiet Friends]
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        3 RINGS: A CIRCUS BOOK

      BROWN, PAUL. BROWN,PAUL. 3 RINGS: A CIRCUS BOOK. NY: Scribner 1938 (1938 A). 4to, cloth backed pictorial boards, VG+ in repaired and chipped dust wrapper. 1st edition. Illustrated on every page by Brown in line and with bold and wonderful full color illustrations as well (featuring circus animals and of course his famous horses). Nice firsts in dust wrapper are hard to find.

      [Bookseller: Aleph-Bet Books, Inc. ]
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        Max and the White Phagocytes

      Obelisk Press, Paris 1938 - Wrappers, which are well-protected in a mylar jacket, show only a few very short splits, and the usual browning to the spine. Text has some of the usual browning, but an exceptionally solid copy. Former owner signature dated 'Paris - October 1938'. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Gerald W. Cloud Rare Books]
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        Tim and Lucy Go To Sea

      OUP, New York 1938 - [1938]. Pictorial boards with cloth spine, edges rubbed, else fine; matching dust jacket with long closed tear to front panel, losses to spine ends and corners, small faint drawing in pencil on rear panel, original price intact. Tim and Lucy convince Mr. Grimes to take them on an ocean voyage. Remarkable and memorable color artwork on every page. Printed on one side of the paper. Size: Folio [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: E. M. Maurice Books, ABAA]
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        Journey to the Border

      London, Hogarth Press 1938 - First edition. One of 1200 copies printed (Woolmer 439). Offsetting to endpapers, the slightest of creasing to dustwrapper else a fine copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Grogan]
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        Two Poems: Possible Progenitor, To Lincoln Steffens.

      San Mateo, CA: Quercus Press. 1938 - Folio. [12 pp.] String-Bound Wraps, Good with staining, tears, creasing, minor losses to covers, some creasing to pages. No. 8 of 30 copies. Scarce. First Edition. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        TARZAN AND THE FORBIDDEN CITY

      Tarzana, California: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. Publishers, [1938].. Octavo, pp. [1-6] 7-315 [316: blank] [317: ads] [318-320: blank] [note: final leaf is a blank], five inserted plates with illustrations by John Coleman Burroughs, original pebbled blue cloth, front and spine panels stamped in orange, top edge stained red. First edition. Bleiler (1978), p. 36. Reginald 02319. Heins FC-1. A fine copy in nearly fine first state (laminated) pictorial dust jacket with light wear to corner tips. A nice copy. (#140766)

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        THE RED STAR OF TARZAN [TARZAN AND THE FORBIDDEN CITY] in ARGOSY [complete in six issues]

      New York: The Frank A. Munsey, Company, 1938. Issues four and six are very good with four having some paper loss to upper spine edge and six some edge wear, the other issues are nearly fine to fine, still an attractive set. (20861). Octavo, six issues, cover illustration for the March 19 issue by Rudolph Belarski, pictorial wrappers. Pulp magazine. Complete six part serial "The Red Star of Tarzan." The editor had this serial re-written and expanded by Ben Nelson and Burroughs Mitchell. The novel, published in book form as TARZAN AND THE FORBIDDEN CITY, used Burroughs manuscript and not the serial version. Belarksi based his Tarzan cover painting on Johnny Weissmuller. Zeuscher, Edgar Rice Burroughs: The Bibliography, pp. 341-342.

      [Bookseller: John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILA]
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        TARZAN AND THE FORBIDDEN CITY ..

      Tarzana, California: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. Publishers, [1938].. Octavo, pp. [1-6] 7-315 [316: blank] [317: ads] [318-320: blank] [note: final leaf is a blank], five inserted plates with illustrations by John Coleman Burroughs, original pebbled blue cloth, front and spine panels stamped in orange, top edge stained red. First edition. Teitler 207. Bleiler (1978), p. 36. Reginald 02319. Heins FC-1. A fine copy in bright, very good first state (laminated) pictorial dust jacket with light wear at edges and two closed tears, 20 mm at upper edge of front panel near spine fold, and 54 mm at bottom edge of front panel near spine fold. (#148403)

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc. ]
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        Three Harbours

      Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, (1938). Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott. (1938). First. First edition. Fine in fine dustwrapper. An exceptionally bright and crisp copy. Revolutionary War epic. Very scarce, especially in this condition. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        The Evolution Of Physics The Growth Of Ideas From Early Concepts To Relativity And Quanta

      New Yolrk: Simon & Schuster, 1938. First American Edition. Blue Cloth. Very Good + Book/Very Good. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs, Charts and Diagrams. Signed By James G Wendel. 1st Printing X, 319 Pp + 1 Pp Ads At Rear. Blue Cloth, Gilt, Yellow Endpapers. One Of 6000 Copies Of The American First Printing; Dj Priced $2.50 At Bottom Of Rear Flap, With Price Much Nearer The Gold Border Than The Bottom Edge; On Later Printings The Price Is Aligned Midway. [Publisher's Note On Dj States That The Uk, Dutch And American Editions Were Being Issued Simultaneously].Book Is Very Good, Gilt Very Bright, Cloth Clean, Rear Hinge Cracked In Upper 2 3/4", Clean, Unmarked Pages; One Quarter Inch Square Area Of Fading At Upper Left Of Spine Panel. With Heraldic Bookplate On Front Pastedown, Mostly Under Flap Of Dj. Dj Clean, Spine Lettering Somewhat Browned, Light Wear, 1/2" Triangular Chip At Top Of Rear Panel, Still Present But Loose; Minute Losses At Corners; Browning To Edges Of White Rear Panel But No Browning At All To Front Panel.

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        Captain Satan 26/1938-Popular Pubs-Tommy gun-strong cover colors-VG

      Popular 1938 - -Tommy gun cover -"A Ghost Rides The Dawn" -Strong colors on front cover -Rare late issue Condition: VG

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        Faust. Tragedie de Goethe selon la traduction de Gerard de Nerval.

      Ch. Henchoz, Paris 1938 - Sublime edition of Goethe's Faust illustrated by Art Deco master Francois-Louis Schmied. Considered one of the greatest book illustrators of the 20th century, Ward Ritchie calls this Faust "the most ambitious project that Schmied had undertaken to publish". Schmied began work on the book in 1929 but due to the financial repercussions arising from the Great Depression was forced to abandon the project for a number of years. Fortunately, the publisher Charles Henchoz agreed to sponsor and publish the book in 1936 and work was resumed. Schmied painted sixty-six illustrations for the book which were then engraved on wood by his son Theo. Ritchie states that "Schmied, from his outpost in Morocco carefully supervised the printing of the illustrations. It is an amazing example of the devotion to perfection that Schmied had." Printed in a limited edition of 106 copies, this copy is number 79, signed by the author in pencil. I could locate only three copies of this work in the United States. 4to (35 x 24cm), 66 compositions in color, including 20 full-page plates. Loose as issued in original wrappers, uncut, original cloth folder and slip-case. Offsetting as is common with Schmied due to his special formula for ink. A few very slight foxing marks. Fine condition. [Carteret Illustrés IV, 188.]

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        The Evolution Of Physics The Growth Of Ideas From Early Concepts To Relativity And Quanta

      Simon & Schuster, New Yolrk 1938 - X, 319 Pp + 1 Pp Ads At Rear. Blue Cloth, Gilt, Yellow Endpapers. One Of 6000 Copies Of The American First Printing; Dj Priced $2.50 At Bottom Of Rear Flap, With Price Much Nearer The Gold Border Than The Bottom Edge; On Later Printings The Price Is Aligned Midway. [Publisher's Note On Dj States That The Uk, Dutch And American Editions Were Being Issued Simultaneously].Book Is Very Good, Gilt Very Bright, Cloth Clean, Rear Hinge Cracked In Upper 2 3/4", Clean, Unmarked Pages; One Quarter Inch Square Area Of Fading At Upper Left Of Spine Panel. With Heraldic Bookplate On Front Pastedown, Mostly Under Flap Of Dj. Dj Clean, Spine Lettering Somewhat Browned, Light Wear, 1/2" Triangular Chip At Top Of Rear Panel, Still Present But Loose; Minute Losses At Corners; Browning To Edges Of White Rear Panel But No Browning At All To Front Panel. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Arroyo Seco Books, Pasadena, Member IOBA]
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        22 Democratic Party Campaign Broadsides for the Presidential Campaign of 1936

      Democratic National Campaign Committee, [Washington, D.C.] 1938 - An apparently complete set of twenty-two broadsides trumpeting the accomplishments of FDR in his first term and warning against the regressive social and fiscal policies of the Republicans. Each broadside on a different theme: Housing; the WPA; Trade Policy; Taxes; Farm Relief, etc. The broadsides were issued in 1938, probably for the mid-term elections of that year. OCLC shows none of the broadsides to be separately cataloged. 22 quarto broadsides (12" x 7-1/2" - ca. 30.5cm x 19cm). Printed recto-only in black ink on various colored paperstocks. Gentle marginal fading to one or two pieces; generally about Fine.

      [Bookseller: Lorne Bair Rare Books, ABAA]
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        Farinet ou La fausse monnaie. Roman valaisan de C.F. Ramuz. André Roz composa ces images gravées sur bois par Paul Baudier.

      Les Bibliophiles Franco-Suisses, 1938, - in-4to, (32.5x26 cm), 3 feuillets de garde + 1 f. de faux-titre + 1 f. avec au verso le frontispice (la foire de Sion) + 1 f. de titre + 4 ff. num. I à VI avec la préface originale de C.F. Ramuz illustré d?une vignette (maison et jardin de C.F. Ramuz à Pully) + 144 p. de texte num. avec un bandeau de départ (nuit sur la ville de Sion), + 23 hors-texte en couleurs + 1 cul de lampe (le cachot de Joséphine) + 1 f. (fin du texte /verso neutre) + 1 f. de colophon avec les armoiries du Ct. du Valais, verso neutre + 5 ff. (ill. de la ville de Sion - 2 p. texte de Ramuz - 1 f. avec le Menu de 1939 illustrée, impression sur papier gris-vert, Un des 115 ex. h.-c. num., n° 13 pour M. William Vincens-Bouguereau, superbe reliure ?art-déco? en plein maroquin brun, plats ornés, dos à quatre nerfs orné. Étui bordé. (Reliure signée: Marot-Rodde). Un des ouvrages les plus rares de Ramuz, imprimé sur papier gris, en caractères Cheltenham, corps 14; les images d?André Roz ont été gravées sur bois par Paul Baudier; les planches et le texte ont été imprimés par M. Féquet et P. Baudier à Paris, au cours de l?année 1938. L?ouvrage a été édité par la Société ?Les Bibliophiles Franco-Suisses? sous la présidence de M. Jules Exbrayat, sur l?initiative et les soins de M. Henri Prost. Le texte de cette troisième édition est celui de la seconde publiée chez Grasset, à Paris. L?auteur y a apporté cependant quelques corrections (Bringolf). Dans une reliure ?art-déco? du célèbre relieur Mme. MAROT-RODDE.Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. Bringolf 39b. Troisième édition, hors commerce tirée à 115 exemplaires num. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        FOUNDERS OF THE MESSAGE By EVERETT DICK 1938 SeventhDay Adventist

      D.C.: Review and Herald Publishing, 1938. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8 x 5. TITLE: FOUNDERS OF THE MESSAGE By EVERETT DICK 1938 SeventhDay Adventist AUTHOR: EVERETT DICK PUBLISHER - (LOCATION) /COPYRIGHT: Review and Herald Publishing, D.C. 1938 EDITION: First Edition CATEGORY: Religion, First Edition BINDING/COVER: Hardback with dust jacket ---NOT SIGNED--- CONDITION: (All defects if any are formulated into pricing by ViewFair Books books. If we miss any defects are highlights on any book, our policy is to make immediate amends to any customer): The jacket is in fair condition with minor wrinkles, chips, and fraying along the edges. There is a small piece of tape to the front lower side of spine. There is a 'The Seventh Day Adventist Church - Phoenixville, Penna.' seal on the front endpaper. This book is an ex-church library copy with the same seal in the back, a paper checkout slip, and an envelope with a seal or stamp of some type taped to the back board. Book is without any other marks or writings, pages are clean, book is tight and sturdy. SIZE: 4 ½ x 7 (approximately) PAGES: 333 pages BACKGROUND/DESCRIPTION: First Edition. Review and Herald Publishing, D.C. 1938. Good/Fair dust jacket condition. Ex-church library copy with with a couple of round church stamps and rude like checkout system present. Contents: William Miller, Father of the Advent Movement in America 13 Joshua V. Himes, The Great Publicity Agent 69 Joseph Bates, Pioneer of the Pioneers Among Seventh-day Adventists 105 James White, The Father of the Publishing Work 155 Ellen G. White, Messenger of God 199 J.N. Loughborough, Chronicler of Pioneer Day 251 John Nevins Andrews, Pioneer Theologian, Defender of the Sabbath, First Overseas Worker 299 THERE IS ONLY ONE OTHER COPY OF THIS BOOK FOUND FOR SALE ON THE INTERNET, AND IT IS PRICED AT $200+ WITHOUT A DUST JACKET!!!!! GOOD PRICE!! REALLY GOOD PRICE! 499-450 InvCode zy70 ViewFair Books : 003018.

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        Journals of John D Lee, 1846-7 and 1859

      Salt Lake City, UT: Privately printed for Rolla Bishop Watt by Western Printing Company, 1938. First edition. Hardcover. 244pp. Quarto [27.5 cm] Green cloth with gilt stamped titles on the spine and front cover. Very good. The edges of the covers are faded and lightly rubbed and bumped. There are numerous barely perceptible stains on the rear cover. The endsheets are slightly soiled, the rear endsheet more so than the front endsheet. There is a contemporary owner's name and address on the front free endsheet. The text block is just beginning to crack at the title page. The pages are ever so slightly yellowed. Number 218 of 250 copies. Charles Kelly was the first to wade into the murky water of John D. Lee. Kelly acquired the diaries form the Lee family and from Rolla Watt who was nephew of W.W. Bishop, the Nevada lawyer who represented Lee at trial. For all of Kelly's spite, he was surprisingly fair to Lee and paved the way for other historians, most notably Juanita Brooks. Volume was printed by Kelly's Western Printing.

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        Nuits végétales. Avec un papier déchiré de Arp. Paris. G L M (= Guy Lévis Mano) 1938. 19,2 x 14,3 cm. 24 nicht numerierte Seiten. Originalbroschur.

      G L M (= Guy Lévis Mano), 1938. Erstausgabe. Hagenbach 91 - Rolandseck 114 - Der Raum der Worte, Seite 61 mit Abbildung. Eins von insgesamt 220 gedruckten Exemplaren. Mit dem schönen Papier déchiré von Arp als Frontispiz.

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        Gotha. Das Buch einer deutschen Stadt. Mit Unterstützung der Stadtverwaltung herausgegeben von Kurt Schmidt * Band II mit 34 Bildertafeln

      Gotha, Engelhard-Reyher Verlag, 1938. Vollständige Ausgabe im Original-Verlagseinband (Ganzleinen / Leinen / OGLn / OLn / Ln im Format 21,5 x 26,5 cm) mit Rücken- und Deckeltitel in Goldprägung sowie Kopffarbschnitt, Schrift: Fraktur. 391 Seiten Text und Anhang mit vielen teilweise farbigen / ganzseitigen / doppelseitig ausklappbaren Abbildungen und Fotoabbildungen auf Kunstdruckpapier. Insbesondere sind d i e-s o n s ts og u tw i ei m m e rf e h l e n d e nS e i t e nm i tN S . - M o t i v e nv o r h a n d e n , auf welchen abgebildet sind: Carl Eduard, von 1905-1918 regierender Herzog des Herzogtums Sachsen-Coburg-Gotha, Präsident des Deutschen Roten Kreuzes, SA-Gruppenführer, NSKK-Obergruppenführer, Inhaber des Coburger Ehrenzeichen / Viktoria Adelheid Herzogin von Sachsen-Coburg-Gotha / Ehrenbürger der Stadt Gotha von 1933 (Adolf Hitler, Führer und Reichskanzler / Dr. Wilhelm Frick, Reichsminister des Innern / Paul Hennicke (SS-Gruppenführer, M.d.R., Thüringischer Staatsrat, seit 1.April 1937 Polizeipräsident in Weimar, Inhaber des Goldenen Parteiabzeichen) / Dr. Hans Karge (Kreisleiter der NSDAP für die Stadt Gotha 1933-37, Beauftragter der Partei für die Stadt Gotha, Oberstud.-Dir. der Deutschen Oberschule (Arnoldischule) / Wilhelm Busch (Thür. Staatsrat, M.d.R., Kreisleiter der NSDAP für Stadt und Land Gotha, Inhaber des Goldenen Parteiabzeichen) / Fritz Triebel (Thür. Staatsrat, M.d.R., Gauobmann der DAF, Ehrenbürger und Ratsherr der Stadt Gotha, Inhaber des Goldenen Parteiabzeichen) / Dr. Fritz Schmidt (seit 1925 Bürgermeister, seit 1930 Oberbürgermeister der Stadt Gotha) / Dr. Robert Ley (Reichsorganisationsleiter der NSDAP, Reichsleiter der Deutschen Arbeitsfront, M.d.R., Inhaber des Goldenen Parteiabzeichens) / Fritz Sauckel (Reichsstatthalter und Gauleiter von Thüringen, NDR, SS-Gruppenführer, Inhaber des Goldenen Parteiabzeichen) / Willy Marschler (Thüring. Ministerpräsident, M.d.R., SA-Gruppenführer, Ehren-Gauarbeitsführer, Inhaber des Goldenen Parteiabzeichens). - Aus dem Inhalt: Die Bau- und Kunstdenkmäler der Stadt Gotha. Die Bauten der Fristen (Der Grimmenstein, Schloss Friedenstein, Schloss Friedrichsthal und Orangerie, der Park und die Anlagen) - Die Bauten der Kirche (Margarethenkkirche, Marienkirche, Jakobskapelle, Augustinerkirche, Kreuzkloster und Friedhöfe, Hospital Mariä Magdalenä, Armenhaus und Friedrichskapelle, katholische Kirche, Dorfstätte Eschleben - Die Bauten des Bürgertums (Befestigung der Stadt, Leinakanal, Rathaus, Innungshalle, das Gothaer Bürgerhaus) - Die wissenschaftlichen Sammlungen und Anstalten der Stadt Gotha (Staatsarchiv, Herzogliche Bibliothek, Herzogliches Münzkabinett, Herzogliche Sternwarte, Herzogliches Museum, Herzogliche Anstalten für Kunst und Wissenschaft seit 1934) - Zeittafel (Einführung, Vorgeschichte, Germanenzeit, Mittelalter, Neuzeit, In und nach dem Weltkrieg: der Weltkrieg, das Infanterie-Regiment Nr.95, Zusammenbruch und Zwischenreich, Im Dritten Reich) - Schluss: Niedergang und Aufstieg 1914-1937 - Wegweiser durch das heimatkundliche Schrifttum - Nachträge und Berichtigungen - Ehrenbürger der Stadt Gotha - Personenverzeichnis - Sachweiser - Verzeichnis der Bilder. - Erstausgabe in sehr guter Erhaltung - Deutsches / Drittes Reich, Gothaer / Gothaische Stadtgeschichte, Thüringen, Mitteldeutschland, thüringische Orts- und Heimatkunde, die Stadt Gotha im Weimarer Zwischenreich und im Nationalsozialismus, NS.-Schrifttum, Gothaer Ehrenbürger: der Führer und andere hohe Parteigenossen im Bild, NS.-Schrifttum, völkisches / nationalsozialistisches Gedankengut Versand D: 5,90 EUR Deutsches / Drittes Reich, Gothaer / Gothaische Stadtgeschichte, Thüringen, Mitteldeutschland, thüringische Orts- und Heimatkunde, die Stadt Gotha im Weimarer Zwischenreich und im Nationalsozialismus, NS.-Schrifttum, Gothaer Ehrenbürger: der Führer und andere hohe Parteigenossen im Bild, NS.-Schrifttum, völkisches / nationalsozialistisches Gedankengut

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        Des Canons, des Munitions? Merci! Des Logis s v p

      1938. LE CORBUSIER. Des Canons, des Munitions? Merci! Des Logis... s.v.p. Oblong 4to., 283 x 230 mm, bound in original illustrated boards, in a new red cloth folding box. Paris: Editions de l'Architecture d'Aujourd'hui, [1938]. |~||~||~||~||~||~| First Edition of one of the scarcest and most sought-after books by Le Corbusier. This profusely illustrated monograph is based on Le Corbusier's involvement with the Pavillon des Temps Nouveaux in 1937. In publishing this plea for the application of the same technologies that were utilized for the fabrication of munitions and armaments of war to the realization of an enlightened architectural urbanism, Le Corbusier was nonetheless struck by the increased relevance of the title applied to his text. The title-page bears the parenthetical note: "Ce titre date de janvier 1937; il n'est nullement une allusion à l'actualité brûlante des réarmements de 1938." The pictorial boards are decorated with a collage of images of fighter planes, artillery shells, a cannon, and a city overview. A near fine copy of a book rarely found intact owing to the fragile nature of the boards. Fotografia Publica 133.

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        Recueil de 7 articles rédigés par le professeur Georges H. Bousquet sur le thème des Indes néerlandaise, Indonésie et Islam indonésien (1938-1939) [ Contient : ] A: Politique : 1 : Les Indes néerlandaises et le conflit sino-japonais ; 2 : The international position of Netherlands India ; Les Réformes Administratives aux Indes Néerlandaises ; B : Ethnographie : 4 : Introduction à l'Etre de l'Islam Indonésien ; 5 : Recherches sur les deux sectes musulmanes "waktou telous" et "waktou lima" de Lombok ; 6 : Quelques sanctuaires sasaks de Lombok

      1938 - 1 vol. in-8 reliure demi-toile, A: Politique : 1 : Les Indes néerlandaises et le conflit sino-japonais (Politique Etrang., 1939) ; 2 : The international position of Netherlands India (Pacific Affairs 1939) ; 3: Les Réformes Administratives aux Indes Néerlandaises (Kolonial Tydschrift 1939) ; B : Ethnographie : 4 : Introduction à l'Etre de l'Islam Indonésien (REI 1938) ; 5 : Recherches sur les deux sectes musulmanes "waktou telous" et "waktou lima" de Lombok (R.E.I., 1939) ; 6 : Quelques sanctuaires sasaks de Lombok(Tyd. in. T. L. 1939) Très rare recueil d'articles et de tirés-à-part sur les Indes Néerlandaises et l'Islam indonésien, réunis pas leur auteur, le professeur G.H. Bousquet. Bon état (lég. mouill. en dos, très bon état par ailleurs, on joint qq. notes mauscrites). Ouvrage provenant de la propre bibliothèque de l'auteur, le professeur Georges-H. Bousquet (Docteur en droit en 1923 avec une thèse sur "L'évolution sociale en Hollande 1914-1922"), économiste de l'école de Pareto et Schumpeter, mais également islamisant de l'école de Goldziher et Snouck-Hugronje, professeur aux facultés d'Alger puis de Bordeaux. Peu après sa thèse, il participa à la mission de la SDN pour la restauration financière de l'Autriche.Georges-H. Bousquet résumait ainsi ses travaux en Islamologie (dans les mélanges qui lui furent consacrés dans les Cahiers Pareto en 1965) : "Très en gros, on pourrait dire à ce sujet que je suis parti intellectuellement de la Loi rituelle, morale et juridique de l'Islâm (fiqh) et ai essayé de voir dans quelle mesure cette étrange casuistique (dont j'ai traduit de nombreux textes et dont j'ai exposé les règles dans divers ouvrages) est appliquée, ou non, dans les sociétés musulmanes d'Afrique du Nord surtout (mais également en Indonésie). En particulier, mon attention s'est portée sur le rituel ('ibâdates) presque toujours systématiquement négligé par mes prédécesseurs". Langue: Français [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        THE COMPLEAT GOGGLER: BEING THE FIRST AND ONLY EXHAUSTIVE TREATISE ON THE ART OF GOGGLE FISHING. .by Guy Gilpatric.

      John Lane The Bodley Head. London. - 1938 1st edition, UK issue. 8vo (149 x 222mm). Ppxiv,182. B/w photograph plates, b/w vignettes. Yellow-green cloth, green octopus vignette to upper board, green fish motif and titles to spine. Cloth slightly used, slightly foxed, some soiling to edges else good copy, lacks dust-wrapper. Roy Beddington's copy, his name and address to front end-paper. ". .That most noble and excellent sport perfected and popularised by Guy Gilpatric in the Mediterranean Sea, though long practiced elsewhere by other benighted savages: Setting forth the proper manner of making the goggles, spears and other needful gadgets together with descriptions of many marvels witnessed upon the bottom of the sea and fully exposing the author's cunning methods of swimming, diving and spearing fish and octopi." Gilpatric was a one-time pioneer aviator and then fighter pilot on the Western Front who turned to journalism and novels after the war. Returning to France, he settled on the Riviera where he discovered swimming goggles and fish-spearing. Without wanting to minimise Cousteau's achievements, this book does put him into context; "Commandant Le Prieur wearing his self-contained diving gear. .The cylinder contains a half-hour's supply of compressed air. With this simple apparatus, the inventor and many others dive for sport, science and salvage." Chapters include: Genesis; Merou; Octopus; Goggles; Spears; Swimming and diving; Guns; Fish; Gadgets; Cooking; Garglings of a garrulous goggler, witnessing wonders, telling lies, exploring wrecks, and hunting treasure. "Mr Steve Butler, the English librarian of Juan-les-Pins, made himself a gadget with which he often swims an hour at a stretch without lifting his head for air. It is simply a tube which curves around the back of his head, like a periscope. He either ties it around his neck or holds it in place with wide rubber bands. Due to his rather considerable coefficient of buoyancy, Mr Butler is unable to dive fast enough to spear fish, and uses this device for hunting mermaids." Genuinely pioneering, a true rarity and well worth a read. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Refaire la France

      1938. Grasset, Paris 1938, 11,5x17,5cm, broché. - Grasset, Paris 1938, 11,5x17,5cm, broché. - Edizione per il quale non è stato redatto grandi documenti, falsi menzione trentesima edizione. autografo Rare firmato da Jacques Doriot giornalista Etienne Rouchon del "Journal": "... con qualche mese di ritardo di cui mi scuso, questo libro il cui titolo sta vivendo una nuova ondata ..." Bella copia. [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale pour laquelle il n'a pas été tiré de grands papiers, fausse mention de trentième édition. Rare envoi autographe signé de Jacques Doriot au journaliste Etienne Rouchon du "Journal" : "... avec quelques mois de retard dont je m'excuse, ce livre dont le titre connait une vague nouvelle..." Agréable exemplaire.  

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