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        The Masculine Dead Poems, 1938-1940

      Prairie City, IL: Press of James A. Decker. Very Good. 1942. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. SIGNED EDITION. This book is in Very Good to Near Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. The endpapers have noticeable toning as does the title page. This copy has been signed by William Everson as William Everson (dated 1944) with an inscription, and signed again in 1962 as Brother Antoninus. This is the author's third book of poetry and is quite scarce. From Wikipedia: "Everson was an influential member of the San Francisco Renaissance in poetry and worked closely with Kenneth Rexroth during this period of his life. Throughout his life, Everson was a devotee of the work and lifestyle of poet Robinson Jeffers. Much of his work as a critic was done on Jeffers's poetry. Everson registered as an anarchist and a pacifist with his draft board, in compliance with the 1940 draft bill. In 1943, he was sent to a Civilian Public Service (CPS) work camp for conscientious objectors in Oregon. In Camp Angel at Waldport, Oregon, with other poets, artists and actors such as Kemper Nomland, William Eshelman, Kermit Sheets, Glen Coffield, George Woodcock and Kenneth Patchen, he founded a fine-arts program in which the CPS men staged plays and poetry-readings and learned the craft of fine printing." ; Signed by Author .

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        Black Orchids (First Edition In Dj)

      New York: Farrar & Rinehart, Inc., 1942. First Edition. Orange Cloth. Very Good + Book/Very Good Dustjacket. 271 Pp. First Issue (Farrar Rinehart Logo On Copyright Page, Dust Jacket With Original $2.00 Price At Top Of Flap.) A Bright, Clean Copy, Slight Wear At Tips, No Fraying Or Marks, Endpapers Showing Some Aging As Is Usual With This Book. Dust Jacket Front Panel And Flaps Clean, Spine Slightly Faded And Aged (White Lettering Now A Light Beige), Wear At Tips, 5/16 Chip Along Top Of Spine With 5/8" Extension Of Chip Removing Top 1/3 Of Letter "B" In Title On Spine, Slight Chipping At Bottom Of Spine, 1/8" Wide X 1/2" Deep Chip At Top Of Spine Fold, And A Few 1/4" Closed Tears At Flap Folds, And A 1/2" Mostly Closed Tear At Bottom Of Rear Panel With A Tiny Loss Of Paper; Dj Is Nearly Invisibly Split Along Top Half Of Rear Spine Fold. This Also Comes With A Fine Facsimile Jacket. .

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        Shakespeare in Harlem

      New York: Alfred A Knopf,, 1942. With drawings by E. McKnight Kauffer. Octavo. Original orange cloth-backed boards, black cloth to sides. Titles to spine in black and to upper board in pink, top edge stained red. Portrait frontispiece and illustrations in the text. Extremities a little rubbed. An excellent copy in the dust jacket tanned to spine panel and with chips to extremities. First edition, first printing, of this poetry collection by one of the leading members of the Harlem Renaissance.

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        Dorcas Porkus

      London. Oxford University Press. 1942. Bound in Titled Yellow and white polka-dotted cloth over boards. Square 24mo.(3.75"x4.5") The First Printing. Illustrated with evocative full page colour plates by Tasha Tudor. Lacks original dustwrapper. Light wear to cover and spine. A Very Good, crisp copy.

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        The Art of Walt Disney

      - New York: The Macmillan Company, 1942. First Edition. 4to. Bound in original wheaten cloth-covered boards, which are pristine with only light wear at bottom edges. Binding slightly loose. With color and black and white plates throughout as well as numerous line drawings. The dust-jacket is chipped and lightly rubbed, with some sunning of spine panel and a few closed tears, none affecting lettering. Top edge of rear free endpaper marked from old Sellotape. A handsome copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Darren Winston, Bookseller, IOBA, SNEAB]
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        Thamur

      Pazifischen Presse, Los Angeles, CA 1942 - 8vo. 54 pp. No. 223 od 250 copies. Cloth backed boards, gilt, very good copy. (78898). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Lamentação. Poema.

      Coimbra, Atlantida, 1942. - 8°, later quarter morocco over cloth boards, spine with raised bands in six compartments, dark green morocco lettering piece in second compartment from head, gilt letter and gilt fillets on bands, original printed wrappers bound in. Foxing to front wrapper. Overall in very good condition. Author's signed and dated six-line presentation inscription on recto of initial (blank) leaf: "Ao José Maria, // com a velha amistade // de // Miguel Torga // Coimbra // Maio de 42". Ticket of the Porto bookseller Manuel Ferreira in upper outer corner of front pastedown endleaf, partially obscured by the much larger engraved armorial bookplate of Dom Diogo de Bragança (Lafões). 32 pp., (1 l. colophon). *** FIRST EDITION of this significant, relatively early poem. Among the most important Portuguese authors of the twentieth century (?figura cimeira das Letras portuguesas?- Grande enciclopédia, Actualização, X, 397), the physician Adolfo Rocha (1907-1995) was at the center of the "Grupo Presença". His poetry is said to reflect "ainda as apreensões, esperanças e angústias do seu tempo, dentro de um ângulo individualista e, no fundo, religioso de visão, e a sua pureza e originalidade rítmicas, a coerência orgânica das suas imagens impõem-se ." (Saraiva & Lopes, História da literatura Portuguesa [17th ed., 2001], p. 1015).Adolfo [Corrêa] Rocha, who wrote under the pseudonym Miguel Torga, made major contributions to Portuguese prose and poetry. Born in 1907 in S. Martinho de Anta, Trás-os-Montes, he made his literary debut in 1928 with Ansiedade (not offered for sale to the public), followed by Rampa, 1930, Tributo, 1931, and Abismo, 1932, all innovative in form and nonconformist in content. He gained wide public acclaim in 1936, with O outro Livro de Job, and his autobiographical series A criação do Mundo (os dos primeiros dias), 1937, O terceiro dia da criação do Mundo, 1939, and O quarto dia da criação do Mundo, 1939, is considered one of the major Portuguese prose works of this century. Torga was associated with the second Modernist movement, but broke away from it in 1930 to follow his own path: "verdadeiramente inconfundivel, caracterizado por um realismo de sentido individualizante, de feição violenta e vitalista, socialmente responsabilizado e responsabilizador" (Magalhães Gonçalves, p. 12).Provenance: According to penciled inscriptions we have seen in other volumes with similar presentation inscriptions, bindings, and provenance (in the hand of the Porto bookseller Manuel Ferreria [?] or of Diogo Lafões [?]), "Jose Maria" was José Maria Reis Pereira, who wrote under the pseudonym José Régio, one of the most important forces in the second wave of Portuguese modernism. Régio collaborated with Torga on the influential literary review Presença. However, we have been informed by a colleague who handled a similar volume in which the full name of the recipient was present in the inscription, that "José Maria" was José Maria Lopes Gomes, apparently an old friend. Dom Diogo de Bragança (Lafões) (Lisbon, 1930-Lisbon, 2012) was an accomplished equestrian, author of books on dressage, and a dedicated bibliophile whose collection focused on books about horses and horsemanship, plus works on Portuguese history and literature. Dom Diogo used the courtesy title Marquês de Marialva, by permission of his elder brother, Dom Lopo de Bragança, Duque de Lafões, the actual holder of the title. For the bookplate, see Avelar Duarte, Ex-libris portugueses heráldicos. See also Anuário da Nobreza de Portugal, III, Tomo I (1985), pp. 20-1. *** Melo, Miguel Torga, Ensaio biobibliofotográfico p. 119: incorrectly listing the first edition as 1943. Serpa 1250. Almeida Marques 2252-3. On Torga, see also Magalhães Gonçalves, Ser e ler Torga; Casais Monteiro, "Miguel Torga - O outro Livro de Job," in Poesia portuguesa contemporânea, p. 235-38; Fernando Guimarães in Machado, ed., Dicionário de literatura portuguesa, pp. 476-7; Eloísa Álvarez in Biblos, V, 461-7; Dicionário cr [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        The Famous Five - the complete set of first edition, first printings in original dust wrappers

      A set of first edition, first printings published by Hodder and Stoughton between 1942-63. All are very good+ or better in the original dust wrappers. Volumes 1 and 3 have benefitted from some light repair to the edges. All are in protective mylar covers and present very well indeed. In our experience, this is the first time the series has been offered for sale in the last 10 years. A unique opportunity to own the full set of first edition, first printings. Please email us for further information on condition and photographs.

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books]
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        CASTLE DINAS (SIGNED)

      Hodder & Stoughton, London 1942 - No dustjacket. Signed. Blue boards, lettering on spine. The boards are bashed and frayed at the corners and well worn at the spine. There is a heavy lean to the binding of this book but all pages are intact. There are a few foxing spots on the prelim pages. On the opening endpaper there is a personal inscription by the author - 'To Ethel, with best wishes for Christmas 1942, RAJW'. Also included with the book will be a photocopy of a letter from R.A.J. Walling to verify this signature. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        The Observer's Book of Airplanes

      Warne, 1942. Hardcover. Good/Good. 1942. First Edition. 192 pages. Pictorial jacket over blue boards. Inner hinge cracked at page 64. but holding. Mild age toning within,but neat and clean. Some give to front and rear boards. Lightly bumped to edges with browning to board extremities. A few odd white marks to front and rear boards. Unclipped dustjacket with chipping to all edges and loss to spine ends. Fading and browning to jacket edges but overall well preserved.

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        Gremlin Americanus: A Scrap Book Collection of Gremlins

      B. F. Jay & Co, 1942. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. B. F. Jay & Co., 1942. First edition. Hardcover. Unpaginated. Good, no jacket, as issued. Soil and dampstaining to the boards with what appears to be two red crayon marks on the front board, another appearing on the rear pastedown. Hinge gapped at the front. Occasional light soil and toning to the leaves.

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        Put Out More Flags.

      Chapman & Hall Ltd, London 1942 - FIRST EDITION, 8vo, pp. 255, [1]. Original grey cloth boards, spine lettered in blue, top edge blue, dustjacket printed in orange, grey, and black. Some spotting to textblock edges, dustjacket a little dustsoiled, spine panel a bit darkened with the orange faded to yellow (as usual) and a chip to the foot, some short tears and creasing to top edge (partially reinforced internally with tape). A war novel, following the adventures of characters introduced in Waugh's first three novels. The scarce dustjacket is especially prone to dustsoiling and the orange colour often fugitive. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: McNaughtan's Bookshop & Gallery ABA PBFA]
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        Ohne Titel. Orig.- mehrfabiger - Holzschnitt auf Lwd..

      115x 156 cm, Tadell. Unikat. 1942 geboren in Hausen am AlbisMalerei, Druckgrafik, Objekte, Kunstgewerbeschule ZürichArt Director des Films Necropolis von Franco Broccani, Kupferdrucker bei Peter Kneubühler, Zeichnungslehrer Mittelschule Dr. Buchmann, Radierkurs Schwäbischer Kunstsommer mit Peter Paul (Kunst leben), Gastprofessur an der Kunsthochschule für Gestaltung Hamburg (Pentiment), Mitarbeit im Atelier von Franco Lafranca für das Projekt il campo nomade primaverile. Mitarbeit im Atelier Franco Lafranca für das Projekt Il campo nomade primaverile. Assistent für die Ausstellung Lieu Rencontres von Matias Spescha im LAC Sigean, FR, Druckatelier in Kilchberg.Verschiedene Einzel- und Gruppenausstellungen. Arbeitet als freischaffender Künstler in Zürich und im Tessin

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        Raiders of the West.

      Hollywood, Calif.: PRC, re-release of the 1942 picture. - Color lithograph poster. Mounted on linen. `One sheet. B condition. Director: Sam Newfield. Writing credits: Oliver Drake. Credited cast: Bill 'Cowboy Rambler' Boyd as Marshal Bill Boyd, Art Davis as Marshal Art Davis.

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        Poésie et vérité 1942

      - Les éditions de la Main à plume, Paris 1942, 10,5x13,5cm, agrafé sous chemise et étui. - Edition su carta corrente. Nostra copia è presente nel caso di cartone camicia e sabbia. copia rara e piacevole. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale sur papier courant. Notre exemplaire est présente sous chemise et étui en plein cartonnage sable. Rare et agréable exemplaire.  

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        VINTAGE TYPED & SIGNED HELEN KELLER LETTER 1942 WORLD WAR II EFFORT AMERICAN FOUNDATION FOR THE BLIND FUNDRAISING PASKUS

      Helen Keller. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1942. Letter. Personally addressed, typed and signed Helen Keller letter. This well-preserved letter is typed on fine watermarked paper with clean typeface, Keller's address at the top, and her signature cleanly written at the bottom. This piece measures approximately 7.5" by 10.5". This letter, dated November 21, 1942, is addressed to one Mr. Paskus, to whom Keller advocates for her "blind fellows" in their desire to contribute to the ongoing war effort, and to that end requests financial support for the American Foundation for the Blind "to arm the courage of the blind with work. If you do, there will be an added sweetness for you in the victory of light over darkness and generous ideals over barbarism." The letter is typed and shows Keller's signature in pencil at the bottom. Helen Adams Keller (June 27, 1880 – June 1, 1968) was an American author, political activist, and lecturer. She was the first deafblind person to earn a bachelor of arts degree. The story of how Keller's teacher, Anne Sullivan, broke through the isolation imposed by a near complete lack of language, allowing the girl to blossom as she learned to communicate, has become widely known through the dramatic depictions of the play and film "The Miracle Worker." Her birthplace in West Tuscumbia, Alabama, is now a museum and sponsors an annual "Helen Keller Day." Her birthday on June 27 is commemorated as Helen Keller Day in the U. S. State of Pennsylvania and was authorized at the federal level by presidential proclamation by President Jimmy Carter in 1980, the 100th anniversary of her birth. A prolific author, Keller was well-traveled and outspoken in her convictions. A member of the Socialist Party of America and the Industrial Workers of the World, she campaigned for women's suffrage, labor rights, socialism, and other similar causes. She was inducted into the Alabama Women's Hall of Fame in 1971 and was one of twelve inaugural inductees to the Alabama Writers Hall of Fame on June 8, 2015. [Information courtesy Wikipedia. ]; Signed by Author; 0 .

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        La Conquête du monde par l'image

      La Main à plume, Paris 1942 - Edition originale. Textes de Chabrun, Léo Malet, Noël Arnaud, Marc Patin, Christian Dotremont, Raoul Ubac, Paul ELuard, Oscar DOminguez, Marcel Marien, Jacques Bureau, Paul Chancel, Régine Rufast, Arp, Maurice Blanchard, Georges Hugnet et J.V. Manuel. Illustrations de Arp, Delvaux, Dominguez, Maurice Henry, Valentuine Hugo, René Magritte, Picasso, Tita et Vuillamy. > Bel exemplaire non coupé. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        The Moon is Down

      Viking Press, 1942 Fine first edition, first state (period on page 112 after talk)in a fine price-clipped dust jacket.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

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        L'AUTRE CHOSE. Illustrations de Serge HAND (aquarelles de Nicole Lebret).

      Collection "VERTIGES". Éditions du Signet d'Or. Liège, Blegique. 1942 - Collection "VERTIGES". Éditions du Signet d'Or. Liège, Blegique. 1942. 1 volume grand in-8 (26 x 18 cm), broché, 63 pages. 10 dessins libres aquarellés à la main hors-texte. Texte encadré de volutes imprimées en mauve. Très bon état, non coupé (jamais lu). Dos du brochage passé. Couverture à rabats de papier gris imprimée en gris foncé. Imprimé sur un beau papier vélin épais. Légère décharge (c'est la moindre des choses) des encadrements en mauve sur les pages en regard. ÉDITION ORIGINALE. L'Autre Chose est le premier volume de la collection "Vertiges" et a été tiré à quatre cent soixante quinze exemplaires. Le détail du tirage est le suivant : 9 exemplaires avec 30 exemplaires numérotés en chiffres romains réservés à l'auteur, à l'artiste et à l'aquarelliste, et 436 exemplaires réservés à des amateurs. Cet ouvrage exclusivement réservé aux amateurs ayant souscrit ne doit être ni exposé, ni mis en vente. Il a été achevé d'imprimer le 30 septembre 1942 sur les presses des Éditions du Signet d'Or à Liège (Belgique). CELUI-CI, 1 DES 30 EXEMPLAIRES RÉSERVÉS A L'AUTEUR, A L'ARTISTE ET A L'AQUARELLISTE. Il porte le numéro XIII à la plume. Ce court texte raconte les aventures sexuelles de la jeune Aline. L'autre chose ! Qu'est-ce que l'autre chose ? L'autre chose, c'est cette deuxième jouissance, celle qu'on procure dans l'orifice ami . c'est la sodomie. Le narrateur-acteur de la scène écrit : "Je lui trouvai le cul plutôt grand pour une vierge. Elle rit à ma réflexion. Mon soupçon se précisa. Je l'interrogeai. Elle me raconta comment elle avait, enfant, découvert ce plaisir et s'y était livrée souvent depuis avec différents objets et celui qui lui convenait le mieux était une brosse à dents, au manche arrondi et lisse." Tout le texte décrit cette unique scène de sodomie voulue et partagée dans le plaisir par les deux jeunes amants. "C'est étonnant tout ce qu'on peut trouver dans le cul des femmes ." (extrait). La typographie est belle et aérée, dans un grand police très lisible. L'illustration est très belle et la mise en couleurs à l'aquarelle a été faite par une main experte (Nicole Lebret d'après le titre). Ce qui est à peu près certain c'est que ni Louis de Cerdagne (l'auteur), ni Serge Hand (l'illustrateur), pas plus que Nicole Lebret (l'aquarelliste) n'existent sous ce nom dans la littérature de cette époque (années 40). Il faut certainement voir dans le pseudonyme de l'auteur, Louis de Cerdagne, un jeu de mot avec Mont-Louis en Cerdagne (Pyrénées Orientales). Peut-être faut-il comprendre que l'auteur est de cette région, près de Mont-Louis ? Quant aux éditions du Signet d'Or à Liège : tout aussi imaginaire comme lieu d'impression. Ainsi cet ouvrage reste un mystère, tant pour le texte que pour l'illustration, tous deux étant très réussi. L'ensemble donne un beau livre clandestin pornographique illustré avec talent. La Bnf ainsi que l'ensemble des bibliothèques présentes au CCfr ne possèdent pas cet ouvrage, semble-t-il. Est-ce une production française ? On peut en douter. BEL EXEMPLAIRE DE CE JOLI ÉROTICA ILLUSTRÉ, ICI TEL QUE PARU. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Poo-Poo and the Dragons

      Little, Brown, Boston 1942 - Lawson, Robert. First edition. Illustrated by Robert Lawson. 1 vols. 8vo. The author's only children's book. Green cloth. Upper right corner of cover (and text block) bumped. Very good in very good dust jacket with slight soiling and a few minor stains. Bookplate on verso of front free endpaper Illustrated by Robert Lawson. 1 vols. 8vo [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Poésie et vérité 1942

      Les éditions de la Main à plume 1942 - - Les éditions de la Main à plume, Paris 1942, 10,5x13,5cm, agrafé sous chemise et étui. - Edition originale sur papier courant. Notre exemplaire est présente sous chemise et étui en plein cartonnage sable. Rare et agréable exemplaire. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] first edition on plain paper. Our copy is present under shirt and case in full sand cartonnage. Rare and pleasant copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        ERWIN ROMMEL (1891-1944 zum SM gezwungen) deutscher Generalfeldmarschall "Der Wüstenfuchs", Pour le Mérite, Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub, Schwertern und Brillianten

      - Farbportraitpostkarte (Wolfgang Willrich) als Generalfeldmarschall und Oberbefehlshaber, in Tinte eigenhändig signiert (dito dazu gehörig : Begleitbrief (1 S. 4° mit gedrucktem Kopf "Dt.-Ital. Panzerarmee Afrika, Der Oberbefehlshaber") mit Ort, Datum, Unterschrift in Tinte signiert Afrika, 16.11.1942 "Mein lieber Hitlerjunge ! Herzlichen Dank für Dein Schreiben und für Deine Heilswünsche an meine Person, die ich Dir erwidern will. Auf Grund der aufkommenden dienstlichen Auslastung und des noch abzuarbeitenden Schriftverkehrs werde ich das Schreiben jedoch sehr kurz fassen. Deinem Wunsche habe ich entsprochen. Die Postkarte liegt dem Briefe bei. (!) Für Deine Zukunft wünsche ich Dir alles Gute. Heil dem Führer ! Dein ERWIN ROMMEL" Euro 550,- / Beide Positionen zusammen Sonderpreis Euro 950,-) [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        MILITARY CRYPTANALYSIS, Part I. 3rd Edition Monoalphabetic Substitution Systems

      GPO / Government Printing Office, Washington DC 1942 - Washington DC: GPO / Government Printing Office, 1942. Softcover. Very Good. War Department, Office of the Chief Signal Officer. 1942. 4to. Orig brown coated printed wraps. 142 pages, 2 fold-out tables. Very good, light wear to edges. Printed in lower portion of front wrap: "This document contains information affecting the national defense of the United States within the meaning of the Espionage Act " and title page is stamped in purple "This text will be returned upon completion of the subcourse with which issued." Friedman, longtime head of US cryptanalysis, coined the term cryptanalysis, and this third edition was printed shortly after his nervous breakdown resulting from their successful breaking of the Japanese PURPLE diplomatic code, and is a "reprint of the 2d edition, with minor typographical corrections and a few additions". * [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        First Papers of Surrealism. 14 October - 7 November 1942

      Coordinating Council of French Relief Societies, Inc, New York 1942 - Wraps, exhibition catalog with five "bullet holes" in front wrap, light green endpapers, exhibition by Breton and Duchamp (who laced the entire gallery with his miles of twine). Additional texts by Sidney Janis and Robert Allerton Parker. Very good- With slim chips up and down the finish of the spine. An important publication from the exile era for the French Surrealists. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Alemao-Nazi em 22 Liçoes compreendendo Informaçoes uteis para Führers, "Quinta-Colunistas," Gauleiters e Quislings.

      [London, British Ministerium of Information, 1942]. - Kl.-8°. Farb. illustr. OBrosch. (Vorderdeckel mit kleinem Rostfleck). 12 nn. Bll. mit 24 farb. Karikaturen.pt Erste Ausgabe. - Extrem seltene Broschüre der englischen Propaganda mit ätzenden antifaschistischen Karikaturen von Walter Trier. - Dt.Exilarchiv 5975 (engl. Ausg.) und II, 11746 (niederl. Ausg.). Hatry 248 u. 15 (engl. Ausg.). Lang, Trier 39 (niederl. Ausg.). Neuner-W. 179 (nur die englische und niederländische Ausgabe). Vgl. Neuner-Warthorst 226 (nennt den Titel, hat ihn aber nicht). - Klammerheftung angerostet, sonst schön erhalten. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        ISLANDIA

      New York: Farrar & Rinehart, Inc., [1942].. Octavo, pp. [i-iv] v-viii [ix-x] [1-2] 3-1013 [1014], original buckram cloth, front and spine panels stamped in black and gold, top edge stained green, fore-edge rough trimmed, endpaper maps. First edition. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-1286. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 3-382. Negley, Utopian Literature 1215. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 224. Survey of Science Fiction Literature II, pp. 1084-88. Bleiler (1978), p. 212. Reginald 15640. Hanna, A Mirror for the Nation 3897. A fine copy in bright, nearly fine dust jacket with light wear at spine ends and clipped price. A sharp copy. Scarce in superior condition. Accompanied by a fine copy of AN INTRODUCTION TO ISLANDIA by Basil Davenport, in lightly chipped unprinted tissue dust jacket. Both volumes enclosed together in a two-part custom green cloth slipcase with leather title piece affixed to the spine. (#152148)

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        Addresses.

      Washington, DC: White House, Christmastide, 1942. Small folio. Original quarter vellum, blue spine label lettered in gilt, marbled boards, top edge gilt, others deckle-edged. Original acetate jacket. In blue card slipcase, as issued. Custom dark blue morocco backed slipcase and chemise. Printed in three colours throughout, with folding facsimile broadside. A fine copy. First edition, number 57 of 100 copies only. Inscribed by Roosevelt to his secretary Grace Tully in blank ink on the front free endpaper: "For Grace – who was with this volume from the first dictation to the final "make-up" – with love from Franklin D. Roosevelt, Christmas 1942". A select compendium of Roosevelt and Churchill's early war speeches, specially collated and printed as a holiday gift for White House staff members in December 1942. Beginning with Roosevelt's famous address to Congress the day after Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor, this slim volume includes three other Roosevelt orations: his broadcast to the nation on 9 December 1941, his 11 December request to Congress for a declaration of war against Germany and Italy, and his 6 January 1942 State of the Union address; together with his joint Christmas 1941 radio greetings with Churchill from the south portico of the White House, Churchill's 26 December 1941 address to Congress, and a fold-out broadside facsimile of the 1 January 1942 United Nations declaration. Grace Tully was the only person Roosevelt trusted to take dictation of his speeches, a fact he alludes to in his inscription.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Panorami di RealizzazionI del Fascismo [Opera Completa].,1942

      1942. 9 Volumi in 12 Tomi. Roma, Panorami di RealizzazionI del Fascismo, 1942; 9 voll., ril. in tela, pp. 5190, ill. b/n, tavv. b/n. italiano

      [Bookseller: Libro Co. Italia s.r.l.]
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        Lucky Bucky in Oz

      Reilly & Lee, Chicago 1942 - A very solid copy of the 1942 1st edition, 1st issue (Hanff & Greene, "Oziana", XXXV --includes the War Bond message on the rear flap and the "Z" in "Oz" within the "O"). Clean, tight and Near Fine in its pictorial front panel. And in a bright, price-clipped, VG dustjacket, with very light wear --and light creasing-- along the panel edges. Several small tape marks at the jacket flaps, otherwise very clean. Thick octavo, nicely illustrated thruout by John R. Neill. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: APPLEDORE BOOKS, ABAA]
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        Der Weltkrieg 1914- 1918, Bd. 13, Die Kriegführung im Sommer und Herbst 1917 Die Ereignisse außerhalb der Westfront 1918 (hier die äüßerst seltene Ausgabe von 1942)

      Der hier vorliegende Band ist eines der sehr seltenen Exemplare aus dem Jahr 1942 mit den Aufdruck "Nur zum Dienstgebrauch" herausgegeben vom Oberkommando des Heeres (siehe Deckeprägung) und mit allen Karten in Mehrfarbendruck. Im Gegensatz dazu erschien 1956 eine Nachauflage herausgegeben vom Bundesarchiv und nur mit schwarz/weiss Karten. XVI, 483 Seiten, Mit dreißig Beilagen, davon 26 Karten und Skizzen, Orginaler Ganzleineneinband mit Deckel- und Rückengoldprägung,leicht berieben und bestoßen, am hinteren Gelenk Papier gerissen, Buchblock und Einband noch fest verbunden, ehemaliges Bibliotheksexemplar mit den üblichen Stempeln und Signaturen (auch auf den Beilagen) Aus dem Inhalt: Erster Teil 1917 - Die Entwicklung der Gesamtlage im Sommer 1917 - Lage und Absichten der Entente - Der Krieg im Westen - Der Krieg im Osten - Der Krieg an der italienischen Front - Der Krieg in der Luft Zweiter Teil - Der Abschluß der Kämpfe im Osten seit Herbst 1917 - Der Abschluß der Kämpfe an den Nebenfronten seit Sommer 1917 (mazedonische Front, Türkei) - Der Krieg zur See und in Ostafrika

      [Bookseller: lutzgutz]
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        DONALD DUCK FOUR COLOR #9-CARL BARKS ART-WALT DISNEY'42 G+

      Dell 1942 - DONALD DUCK FINDS PIRATE GOLD. Art by Carl Barks and Jack Hannah. This was the first comic book of its type and is still a historic milestone today. Still has a glossy cover, spine roll. Has some slight foxing along the opening edge of cover. Nothing missing from cover except tiny, tiny chip at lower right corner. Interior pages are generally white and interior colors are as strong and bright as the day they were printed. This is a beautiful example of a lower grade range copy of the book and is available for a bargain price! This one is nearly impossible to find! Condition: G+

      [Bookseller: DTA Collectibles]
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        Go Down Moses

      Random House, New York 1942 - SIGNED/LIMITED EDITION. A beautiful copy SIGNED by William Faulkner. The book is in nice condition. The binding is tight, and the boards are crisp with minor wear to the spine and edges. The pages are clean with NO marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a superb copy of this limited edition of 100 copies SIGNED by the auhtor with a custom acedate cover to protect the book. We buy SIGNED Faulkner First Editions. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        Addresses.

      Washington, DC: White House, Christmastide 1942 - Small folio. Original quarter vellum, blue spine label lettered in gilt, marbled boards, top edge gilt, others deckle-edged. Original acetate jacket. In blue card slipcase, as issued. Custom dark blue morocco backed slipcase and chemise. A fine copy. Printed in three colours throughout, with folding facsimile broadside. First edition, number 57 of 100 copies only. Inscribed by Roosevelt to his secretary Grace Tully in blank ink on the front free endpaper: "For Grace – who was with this volume from the first dictation to the final "make-up" – with love from Franklin D. Roosevelt, Christmas 1942". A select compendium of Roosevelt and Churchill's early war speeches, specially collated and printed as a holiday gift for White House staff members in December 1942. Beginning with Roosevelt's famous address to Congress the day after Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor, this slim volume includes three other Roosevelt orations: his broadcast to the nation on 9 December 1941, his 11 December request to Congress for a declaration of war against Germany and Italy, and his 6 January 1942 State of the Union address; together with his joint Christmas 1941 radio greetings with Churchill from the south portico of the White House, Churchill's 26 December 1941 address to Congress, and a fold-out broadside facsimile of the 1 January 1942 United Nations declaration. Grace Tully was the only person Roosevelt trusted to take dictation of his speeches, a fact he alludes to in his inscription. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Helfende Hände bei den Bergbauern

      Innsbruck, Deutscher Alpenverlag, 1942. Bildband mit Text/159 Seiten Hardcover/Pappeinband 17,5 x 25,5 cm, gut erhalten (Vor- und Nachsatz wenig hellfleckig), wenige Gebrauchsspuren am Einband Versand D: 5,00 EUR Geschichte

      [Bookseller: Sabine Bedarf und Helfried Reinhardt GbR]
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        SS-Kavallerie im Osten.

      Braunschweig, Verlag Westermann, 1942. Herausgegeben von der SS-Kavallerie-Brigade für ihre Führer und Männer, betitelter Original-Halbleineneinband, Großformat, 192 Seiten mit vielen Abbildungen, Einbanddecke mit leichten Feuchtigkeitsspuren, sonst sehr guter Zustand (NG19) (NG19) Versand D: 6,00 EUR

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Ehbrecht]
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