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        Tibetan Word Book

      Oxford University Press, Indian Branch, London 1943 - Circular blind-stamp of the "Preparatory Research Council / American Aero-Medical Mountain Mission" on the front endpaper and title page. Dust wrapper spine has some tears and losses and signs of label removal.; xvi, 447 pages. Green cloth boards. Page dimensions: 247 x 182mm.The dust wrapper and endpapers are of hand made paper manufactured in Bhutan for the Tibetan market. The front panel of the dust wrapper has the same type setting as the title page. Printed in India. Scarce, particularly with the dust wrapper. Aurel Stein's Preface is dated "Camp, Bahawalpur January 1, 1943". "His Holiness the Fourteenth Dalai Lama, Jetsun Jampel Ngawang Lobsang Yishe Tendzin Gyatsho, was born on the sixth of June 1935 near Kumbum in the district to the south-east of Lake Kokonor which the Tibetans call Amdo. A visit to Lhasa in 1940 in connexion with his installation gave opportunity for much of the work which has been done on these books. Based on an examination of syllables, the books show how it is that Dalai means Ocean, that Lama means one who is Above All, that Kumbum means the Hundred Thousand Images, that Lhasa means the Place of God, that the word Serthringaso which we render as Installation means the Request to Take Possession of the Golden Throne, and that the names of the Dalai Lama mean The Holy One, The Tender Glory, Mighty in Speech, Of Excellent Intellect, Of Absolute Wisdom, Holding the Doctrine, The Ocean" - from the author's "General Preface". Basil Gould and Hugh Richardson, working for the Indian Civil Service, featured very prominently in the story of Britain's political relations with Tibet in the first half of the Twentieth Century. Hugh Richardson became a notable British scholar of Tibetan history, many of Richardson's writings on Tibetan history were collected in the book "High Peaks, Pure Earth" (1998). For more on the British cadre in Tibet before 1950, see Alex McKay's "Tibet and the British Raj: The Frontier Cadre 1904-1947" (1997), and the works of Sir Charles Bell. ; 4to [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Renaissance Books]
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        Typed Letter, signed, to Maria N. Randall of Sarah Lawrence College, regarding his unpublished play, MULATTO

      np, april 5 1943 - To Miss Maria Randall of Sarah Lawrence College, reading in part, "I regret that I do not have a copy of MULATTO which I could send you, as I have given my only manuscript copy to the James Weldon Johnson Memorial Collection at Yale University. The play has not been published - The Broadway version differed considerably from my own manuscript - as often happens on Broadway, for reasons of box-office, there were many deletions and insertions that I had nothing to do with-" 4to. One page, with 2 autograph emendations. Folded for mailing, otherwise very good or better. Enclosed in a crimson cloth fold over chemise. From the Copley collection [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Les montagnards *

      [Section vaudoise des Peintres et Sculpteurs, sans lieu 1943]. - Bois gravé original 22 x 18, tiré en noir, signé à la mine de plomb en bas à droite avec mention "épr. d'essai". Bois gravé costaud pour le cadeau annuel de l'organisme précité faisant office d'éditeur. Épreuve non signée sur demande à quart prix.

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        The Fountainhead

      Bobbs Merrill, 1943. Hardcover. Very Good. New York: Bobbs Merrill, 1943: First Edition, First Printing with statement of "First Edition" present on the copyright page (all other issue points are irrelevant). In second state green cloth binding, lacking a dust jacket. In Very Good condition. Cloth shows wear at extremities, light rubbing. Spine shows gentle reading creases. Previous owner name in ink to front free end paper, erased pencil marking to paste downs. Text is clean, with a faint, gentle waviness to pages at rear. A lovely copy overall.

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        FOUR QUARTETS.

      New York: Harcourt, [1943]. - Cloth. Generic bookplate on front free endsheet, but a very good or better copy, in moderately tanned first printing dust jacket with three shallow chips and a short, closed edge-tear. First impression of the first U.S. edition, and first collected edition. Due to poor imposition of the formes during printing, the first impression was deemed faulty and only 788 copies were distributed in order to fulfill copyright and other obligations; the remaining 3377 copies were destroyed. A second, prepublication impression consisting of 3500 copies was ordered, and copies of that impression saw regular distribution. GALLUP A43a. MODERN MOVEMENT 92.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature, ABAA]
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        Justus Mösers Sämtliche Werke in 15 (von 16) Bänden., Historisch-kritische Ausgabe in 14 Bänden. Bearbeitet von Eberhard Crusius, Paul Göttsching; Werner Kohlschmidt, Oda May, Ludwig Schirmeyer.

      Oldenburg: Stalling; Osnabrück: Wenner, 1943-1988. - Einbände leicht berieben. Teils papierbedingt leicht gebräunt. -- Erste Abteilung: Dichterisches Werk, philosophische und kritische Einzelschriften. Band 1: Wochenschriften -- Band 2: Gedichte, Drama: Arminius, Vermischte Schriften Teil I -- Band 3: Vermischte Schriften Teil II -- Zweite Abteilung: Patriotische Phantasien und Zugehöriges. Band 4-7: Patriotische Phantasien I-IV -- Band 8: Den Patriotische Phantasien verwandte Aufsätze 1755-1772 -- Band 9: Den Patriotische Phantasien verwandte Aufsätze 1773-1794; Den Patriotische Phantasien verwandte Handschriften, Sachgruppen: Religion, Staat -- Band 10: Den Patriotische Phantasien verwandte Handschriften -- Band 11: Patriotische Phantasien und Zugehöriges. Kommentar -- Dritte Abteilung: Osnabrückische Geschichte und historische Einzelschriften. Band 12, 1: Osnabrückische Geschichte, Allgemeine Einleitung 1768 -- Band 12, 2: Osnabrückische Geschichte. Erster Teil 1780 -- Band 13: Osnabrückische Geschichte. Zweiter Teil 1780, dritter Teil -- Band 14,1: Historische Aufsätze 1753-1791, Historische Handschriften -- Band 14,2: fehlt. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 7550

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        Gallant Harvest

      New York: Arcadia House. 1943. First. First edition. Fine in near fine, price-clipped dustwrapper with very light wear. Four college-age girls work on a farm during the war: an orphan, a war widow, a disillusioned showgirl, and a woman trying to teach her husband a lesson. The owner of the farm, a wounded air hero, opens the farm to other injured aviators, and sparks fly. The Georgia-born Peggy Gaddis Dern wrote under the names Peggy Gaddis and Peggy Dern. This copy Inscribed by the author to her sister and brother-in-law: "To Goldie & Mr. Wyatt, with our love. Peggy Dern 1943." A nice association in an attractive copy. OCLC locates a single copy. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Dictionary of American Biography Published under the Auspices of American Council of Learned Societies

      Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1943 - 20 volumes, with one volume index and Supplement One and Supplement Two (23 volumes in all), Quarto. . With the bookplate of the Bohemian Club of San Francisco in each volume. original red pebbled cloth lettered and decorated in gilt [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Fountainhead

      Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill. (1943). Early reprint in gray papercovered boards stamped in blue. Near fine in a nice, near fine dustwrapper. Inscribed by Rand and dated by her in 1968. .

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

      E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc., New York 1943 - Autobiography and first book by one of our greatest songwriters, author of this country's unofficial national anthem, "This Land Is Your Land." This title, quite scarce in the first edition, especially in dustwrapper, served as the basis for the Hal Ashby film starring David Carradine. Bob Dylan, in his autobiography CHRONICLES, recounts reading BOUND FOR GLORY for the first time: "I went through it from cover to cover like a hurricane, totally focused on every word, and the book sang out to me like the radio. BOUND FOR GLORY is a hell of a book. It's huge. Almost too big." Small owner's address label on the front endpaper, gilt on the front cover and spine strong. The dustwrapper is bright and attractive free from any major defect but for a large chip at the head of the spine, extending to 1-3/4" at its deepest and obliterating nearly all of the title. Near Fine in a Very Good dustwrapper [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent, est. 1987, ABAA, ILAB]
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        8" X 11" HAND-PRINTED PICTORIAL BROADSIDE ADVERTISING THE OGLALA DISTRICT FAIR & RODEO TO BE HELD SEPT. 17TH, 18TH, & 19TH, 1943. THREE BIG DAYS AT NO. 6 DAY SCHOOL. "COMBINED RELIGIOUS SERVICES BY ALL CHURCHES FOR OUR BOYS IN THEARMED FORCES."

      ca 1943. - "8" X 11" broadside issued at the height of World War II, announcing a district fair and rodeo to be conducted over a three-day time period. Sept. 17th was for a combined religious services by all churches for our boys in the armed forces. Sept. 18th was an exhibition of livestock & farm products, Indian arts and crafts, Indian dances, and a rodeo. Sept. 19th was judging of livestock & farm products, Indian pageant & ceremonial dances, and a rodeo. An interesting statement listed on the broadside is DANCING EVERY EVENING, BOTH WHITE & INDIAN. Further noted on the broadside is "This will be the last Indian celebration this year and will be exceptionally good. Remember the dates, Sept.17-18-19th." The nicely colored letterhead is of five decorated teepees, several cooking fires and horses grazing in the foothills. On the reverse side is a very accurate color drawing of an Elk Clan visionary, holding a dance stick and hoop. The vision cult of the Sioux, the Elk Dreamers, possessed powers over the matters of love. The Sioux were impressed with the ability of the bull elk to attract females and consequently regarded the elk spirit as an aid in finding a mate for an Indian warrior. Their dance outfit, which is well executed in this drawing, consists of a triangular mask made of animal skins and antlers made from branches. A hoop and dance sticks with mirrors attached would have been carried as they danced with the belief that the mirrors would catch the sunlight and throw it into a young woman's eyes as she watched the dance. Thus a mate would be found. By the fact that the Elk Clan drawing is on the back of the fair and rodeo broadside may indicate that the Elk Clan were the sponsors of this particular event. A memorable and unique item in near fine condition.

      [Bookseller: BUCKINGHAM BOOKS, ABAA, ILAB]
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        [Screenplay]: Heaven Can Wait

      (New York): 20th Century Fox. July 7, 1943. Continuity and Dialogue Script Taken from the Screen. Mimeographed sheets bradbound in blue stiff wrappers. About fine. Stamped "Received New York Legal Department Jul. 19 1943." Apparently prepared for the legal department to review, and dated just one month before the film was released. The Ernst Lubitsch-directed classic, highlighed by Raphaelson's witty script, featured Don Ameche as a would-be sinner not quite bad enough to get into Hell on his deathbed, and Gene Tierney as his long-suffering love. Both Lubitsch, cinematographer Edward Cronjager, and the film itself were nominated for Oscars. Very scarce. Ex-Carter Burden. .

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        Gristmill Shaker (Ohio) High School Year Book 1943

      Shaker High School, Shaker Heights OH 1943 - covers have heavy edge wear with minor fraying and bumping of corners and ends of spine, address sticker and ink writing inside front cover, front hinge starting, rest of binding tight, pages clean and unmarked, 31 pages, Paul Newman's high school yearbook with his picture on page 9, he was in the travel and booster clubs, unfortunately, there are no autographs but lots of bw illustrations of his class mates with contemporary hair styles Size: 8 x 10.75 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        36 GRABADOS

      1943 - Mexico, D.F. 1943. Ediciones Arsacio Vanegas Arroyo. Une chemise au format 246X349mm contenant 33 feuilles sur papiers de couleurs. Complet. Une feuille de présentation de Arsacio Vanegas Arroyo, 36 reproductions, une table. Chemise restaurée et renforcée, papier des feuilles très fin et fragile. Bon état. Voir photos. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Le Grand Verre]
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        American Decade: 68 Poems for the First Time in an Anthology

      Cummington Press, Cummington, Massachusetts 1943 - First edition. Partially unopened. Bottom of the front board bumped else near fine in fair only dustwrapper lacking about one-third of the spine. Important anthology with poems by Elizabeth Bishop, R.P. Blackmur, John Ciardi, Malcolm Cowley, E.E. Cummings, Kenneth Fearing, Robert Frost, Horace Gregory, Langston Hughes, Robinson Jeffers, Weldon Kees, Muriel Rukeyser, Carl Sandburg, Karl Jay Shapiro, Mark Van Doren, Wallace Stevens, William Carlos Williams, and others. One of 450 copies of the trade edition (of a total edition of 475). This copy is Signed by Wallace Stevens at the end of his entry in the text. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        THOMAS WOLFE'S LETTERS TO HIS MOTHER. Edited by John Skally Terry. Signed.

      Charles Scribner's Sons,, New York 1943 - Wolfe, Thomas. THOMAS WOLFE'S LETTERS TO HIS MOTHER. Edited by John Skally Terry. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1943. First Edition. 8vo., 368pp. Printed manuscript endpapers. Inscribed to family friends on the second free endpaper. "Nov. 11, 1943: / Presented to / John & Essie Simmons / with all best wishes and / hopes that you enjoy Tom's / Letters. / Sincerely / Fred Wolfe". / Additionally inscribed: "And in memory of Tom, - / Allow me to add my appreciation / for your friendship / to my son Fred / Most Sincerely / Julia G. Wolfe / Mother of Tom / My age 83 yrs. Feb 16, 1943 / Asheville N.C.". An essentially fine copy in a very good or better dustwrapper that has been treated to a bit of professional archival restoration at the extremities. - A very nice copy. / Fred Wolfe Correspondence 1945 through 1955 with John and Essie Simmons are on deposit in The Thomas Wolfe Collection, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        A Time to Be Born

      Constable, London 1943 - First English edition. An ink stain at the bottom of the boards, which also have a bit of overall light soiling, a very good copy in fair only dustwrapper lacking the bottom inch of the spine, a corresponding ink stain, and with other small chips and tears. Although unsigned, Dawn Powell has made a small ink correction to the text of page three, amending a misspelled Latin phrase. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Nat Fleischer's All-Time Ring Record Book - 1943 edition

      (The O'Brien Suburban Press), (Norwalk CT) 1943 - 1943 edition. Red cloth. A few light stains on the front board, else a very good or better, internally fine copy. Signed by Nat Fleischer. The first edition consisted of 1000 copies, plus a second issue of 500 copies and is virtually unobtainable, the second of 1500 copies bound, as this one is, in cloth. Fleischer attempted to capitalize on the quick sale of the 1941 edition by offering this very slightly amended edition during the first few weeks of 1942, this would technically be the third edition, one of 1500 copies in cloth and 500 in wraps. Scarce. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        A Tree Grows In Brooklyn

      Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York 1943 - An attractive copy of Smith's first novel, a cheaply manufactured wartime production that is usually found badly worn; jacketed copies in presentable condition, such as this one, are most uncommon. Basis for the 1945 Elia Kazan film starring Joan Blondell, Dorothy McGuire, and James Dunn. First Printing. Octavo (21cm); bound in green linen, white spine label with titles printed in black; dustjacket; 443pp. Hint of a lean, with subtle fading to spine ends and upper and lower boards edges, with previous owners name roughly erased on front endpaper; Near Fine otherwise, and clean throughout. Dustjacket is unclipped, with the $2.75 price intact. Some wear to the extremities with a few short tears, light soiling to the rear panel, with very minor rippling to the same, noticeable only on the verso; Very Good+. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

      New York: Harper & Brothers, 1943. First edition, first printing. The dust jacket has the proper price of $2.75 and the code of 5338 intact, however, it is the second issue dust jacket with text printed on the verso. In Very Good overall condition. Binding is lightly worn. Green cloth shows wear and sunning. Title label shows scratches. The dust jacket is fragile along the folds, with rubbing, edge wear, chipping, and a small tape repair made from the verso at the base of the spine. First edition, as stated.

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        HISTORIA DE ESPAÑA Y SU INFLUENCIA EN LA HISTORIA UNIVERSAL. 10 TOMOS

      - Barcelona, 1943. Edita Salvat. Tela editorial estampada algo sucia, 26x17 cm. Ilustrado con figuras, fotografías y mapas desplegables a color y b/n. Tomo 1, 1053 pp. Tomo 2, pp. Tomo 3, 935 pp. Tomo 4 primera parte, 594 pp. Tomo 4 segunda parte, 774 pp. Tomo 5, 526 pp. Tomo 6, 814 pp. Tomo 7, 804 pp. Tomo 8, 778 pp. Tomo 9, 853pp. Algunos puntos de óxido en cortes. Buen estado en general de los 10 tomos. HISTORIA DE ESPAÑA

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        A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

      New York: Harper and Brothers. (1943). Reprint. Stated "Twenty-Third Edition." Modest wear, a very good plus copy lacking the dustwrapper. Inscribed by the author: "To Muriel Eastlack with regards, Betty Smith." A huge bestseller which went through innumerable printings. Basis for the first film directed by Elia Kazan, which featured Dorothy McGuire, Joan Blondell, and Oscar winners Peggy Ann Garner and James Dunn (who touchingly brought his considerable experience as a real alcoholic to the screen). .

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        L'ECOLE, REVUE D'ENSEIGNEMENT, DE 1917 A 1943

      L'Ecole 1943 - RO40091318: 5 volumes reliés, contenant les années 1917-18 (2 vol.), 1926-27 (2vol.) et 1929-30. Env. 350 numéros d'env. 20 pages chacun. Un numéro de 1913. Etiquettes annotées et annotations sur les dos des volumes reliés. Quelques tampons et annotations. Quelques numéros abîmés (couverture). A nos lecteurs. Pensées chrétiennes. Langue française. Histoire. Mathématiques. Sciences physiques et naturelles. Dessin. Education physique. Epreuves d'examens au CEP. Années scolaires allant de spet. à juillet. 1913, n° 42. 1917-18, 2 vol., avec Tables. 1926-27, 2 vol., dont la 'Partie supérieure'. 1927. 1928. 1929. 1933. 1935. 1936. 1937. 1938. 1939. 1940. 1941. 1942. 1943 (jusqu'en avril). In-8 Broché. Etat d'usage. Couv. légèrement passée. Dos fané. Intérieur bon état Classification Dewey : 370-Education [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Berner Chronik 1483 Band I, Band II, Band III und Band IV (vollständig, über 600 Bilder)

      1943, 1944, 1945 Aare Verlag. 4 Mappen (a ca 30 x 42 cm).in loosen Blättern, sehr gut erhalten (1. Mappe: Band I und 2. Mappe: Band II, 3. Mappe: Band III und 4. Mappe: Band IV) (diese Ausgabe erschien mit einer Auflage von 400 Ex., hier Ex. Nr. 26, nach den originalen der Berner Stadtbibliothek) (Die Berner-Chronik Des Diebold Schilling 1468-1484) Softcover. Sehr gut

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        OBRAS COMPLETAS. Con una nota preliminar del autor. TOMOS I a VIII.

      Aguilar, Madrid 1943 - 8 vols. 14x10 . Piel edit. con dorados en plano ant. y lomo, hierros gofrados en ambos planos, cortes pintados. 1943-1950

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        Original Autograph Display

      Hardy, Thomas, OM (2 June, 1840 - 11 January, 1928) 1943 - Hardy, Thomas, OM (2 June, 1840 - 11 January, 1928). English author of the naturalist movement. Far from the Madding Crowd (1874), The Return of the Native (1878), Tess of the d'Urbervilles (1891). Elegantly framed & glazed Autograph Display, n.p, n.d. To an overall size of 15" ¼ x 19", Scalloped burnished bronze frame, gold filets, double matted in windows combining fabric & board. A clean original & authentic signature [1" ¾ x 3" ¼] with a fine digital photo print image of an elegant Hardy portrait. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        Short Cut to Tokyo: The Battle for the Aleutians

      Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1943 - First edition. Fine in well-worn, good only dustwrapper. Nicely Inscribed by the author to the great boxing champion: "For Gene Tunney -- with sincerest personal regards. Corey Ford." [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Poesias. Edición De Gran Lujo Ilustrada Con 11 Aguafuertes Originales De Ramón De Capmany.

      Hora L. U. E. N. = Montaner y Simón, Barcelona 1943 - 134 pp. y 4 h. Sumamente bien editado, impreso a varias tintas. 11 láminas con 11 muy bellos aguafuertes originales. Excepcional encuadernación en muy buena piel en rojo muy decorada con fileteado y florones en oro, cantos fileteados, lomera con tejuelos en piel verde, nervios y florones en oro. Guardas en seda enmarcadas en piel. Corte superior dorado. =Tirada de sólo 210 ejs. sobre papel de hilo de fabricación especial. Size: 4ºmayor [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Four Quartets

      Harcourt, Brace and Company 1943 - New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1943. First Edition. First Printing. Only 788 copies were used as advance review copies, and the remainder of the print run was destroyed. In Near Fine condition, in original first issue dust jacket, with price of $2.00 in tact, and nine titles listed on the rear panel. Minor wear to cloth. Name of former owner penned onto front free end paper. The dust jacket shows rubbing and soiling, with light chipping, edge wear and a small split along front fold. Scarce. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Thunderhead

      Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott. (1943). First. First edition. Slight sunning at the crown, very near fine in an attractive, very good or better dustwrapper with two modest chips at the crown. The author's second novel, a sequel to My Friend Flicka. Basis for the 1945 film Thunderhead, Son of Flicka directed by Louis King, and featuring Roddy McDowall (reprising his role from Flicka), Preston Foster, and Rita Johnson. The first edition is exceptionally uncommon in jacket. .

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        Jardín De Flores Curiosas.

      Sociedad De Bibliófilos Españoles, Madrid 1943 - XXXVIII - 340pp. y 2 h. En papel de hilo. Edición de 300 ejemplares. Perfecto ejemplar con una estupenda encuadernación de Balmes a pleno marroquin. Lomera con nervios. cantos fileteados al oro. Cortes dorados. Y guardas enmarcadas en piel decorada. =Antonio de Torquemada (Astorga, León, España, 1507? - 1569), escritor español del Renacimiento. Su obra más célebre, que es citada por Miguel de Cervantes en el sexto capítulo de la primera parte del Quijote censurando su excesiva credulidad en disparates y fantasías, es el Jardín de flores curiosas, en que se tratan algunas materias de humanidad, philosophia, theologia y geographia, con otras curiosas y apacibles (Salamanca, en casa de Iuan Baptista de Terranova, 1570), editada de forma póstuma, un año después de su muerte. Se divide en seis tratados en forma de diálogo pertenecientes al género de la miscelánea donde se comentan fenómenos sobrenaturales y monstruosos: seres prodigiosos, como pigmeos, amazonas, sátiros, cinocéfalos.; propiedades de ríos, fuentes, lagos, el Paraíso terrenal, y sus cuatro ríos; fantasmas, visiones, trasgos, encantadores, hechiceros, brujas, saludadores; astrología. Los dos últimos, las tierras septentrionales: geografía, prodigios y animales. La obra gozó de gran difusión, pero fue incluida en el Índice de los libros prohibidos por la Inquisición, primero en Portugal (1581), y después en España (1632). Size: 4º [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        ENVELOPPES.

      - Lausanne, André Gonin, 1943. En feuilles : 18,5x26 cm. Ouvrage orné de 20 lithographies originales de René Auberjonois. Couverture rempliée. Chemise-étui en demi-parchemin. Petites traces d'usage discrètes sur l'étui, sinon ouvrage en excellent état. Papier frais. Un des 194 exemplaires sur Vélin à la forme (n° 119), signé par l'éditeur, l'illustrateur, et l'auteur. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Beyond the Wall of Sleep with Signed August Derleth Letters to Clark Ashton Smith

      Arkham House, Sauk City, Wisconsin 1943 - First Printing of the the First Edition. One of 1,217 copies printed, Publisher's black cloth with gilt spine titles, octavo, 458 pages. The fourth book issued by Arkham House. The companion novel to The Outsider and Others. Beyond the Wall of Sleep is one of the most difficult Arkham House books to acquire in fine condition. Accompanied by three letters from August Derleth to Clark Ashton Smith, discussing dust jacket art. Also includes a pre-publication announcement card and a subsequent information card, as well as a letter from Derleth verifying an order for copies of Beyond the Wall of Sleep. From the Robert and Diane Yaspan Collection. Light rubbing at head and tail of spine and at corners of boards, textblock is faintly age toned, but clean, unmarked, and tight in binding. Scarce dust jacket is slightly rubbed at spine head and tail and at corner tips. Overall near fine to fine condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Idler Fine Books]
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        Beyond the Wall of Sleep

      Arkham 1943 - First Edition, First Printing of only 1200 copies printed. An attractive dustjacket with a small chip to top panel and light wear to the edges. This original dustjacket is rich in color with no fading to the spine. The book is in nice condition. The boards are crisp with light wear to the edges. The pages are exceptionally clean, with no writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a sharp clean copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION in collector's condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        BEYOND THE WALL OF SLEEP

      Arkham House, Sauk City 1943 - First edition. Limited to 1200 [reportedly, actually 1217] copies. 458 pages. Owner's label else VG+ copy in an unsoiled, generally Near Fine Dust Wrapper with light wear to the spine head and a thin 1/4" long scrape near the front flap fold. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Other Worlds Bookstore]
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        BEYOND THE WALL OF SLEEP ... Collected by August Derleth and Donald Wandrei

      Sauk City, Wisconsin: Arkham House,. 1943. Large octavo,. cloth.. The highly perishable gold spine lettering is largely intact with. only "House" of the publisher's imprint at bottom of the spine mostly. missing. There are two small, faint damp marks on the front cover and. modest bruising to corner tips. Overall, this is a bright, near fine. copy in bright, near fine dust jacket with light shelf wear at tail. of spine panel and front corner tips, some fraying with associated. small chip (8x10 mm) at head of spine panel, and light uniform age-. darkening to rear panel. This is one of the most difficult Arkham. House books to obtain in nice condition. Overall, this is an. attractive white paper copy in superior condition. (#96606). First edition. The second omnibus collection of Lovecraft's tales and other material. The fourth book issued by Arkham House. 1217 copies printed (the earlier companion volume, THE OUTSIDER AND OTHERS [1939], had a larger print run). Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 1041. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 4-158. See Barron (ed), Horror Literature 3-132. Joshi I-A-17.

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc.]
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        BEYOND THE WALL OF SLEEP

      Arkham House, Sauk City 1943 - First edition. Limited to 1200 [reportedly, actually 1217] copies. 458 pages. Owner's name and date else VG copy in lightly edgeworn Dust Wrapper with shallow [1/4" maximum depth] chipping to the spine ends. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Other Worlds Bookstore]
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        BEYOND THE WALL OF SLEEP ... Collected by August Derleth and Donald Wandrei

      Sauk City, Wisconsin: Arkham House,. 1943. Large octavo,. cloth.. Spine lettering dull, a very good copy in good dust jacket with. chipping to spine ends and upper front corner at flap fold and some. general age-darkening, mainly to rear panel; front endpaper and front. flap have offsetting from several newspaper reviews which were laid. in, as is a 4-page typescript, "A Reply to Keller's Article on. Lovecraft" by Kenneth Sterling, M.D. and a typed cover letter to A.. Langley Searles dated 19 February 1950. The article, a reply to David. H. Keller's "Shadows Over Lovecraft," was published in FANTASY. COMMENTATOR, number 25. Several minor annotations and check marks in. pencil, mostly on contents page, by A. Langley Searles, fan historian. and editor and publisher of FANTASY COMMENTATOR, one of the best of. the scholarly fanzines. (#130988). First edition. The second omnibus collection of Lovecraft's tales and other material. The fourth book issued by Arkham House. 1217 copies printed (the earlier companion volume, THE OUTSIDER AND OTHERS [1939], had a larger print run). Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 1041. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 4-158. See Barron (ed), Horror Literature 3-132. Joshi I-A-17.

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc.]
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        EL DIABLO COJUELO

      - El diablo cojuelo. Edición prologada y anotada por Fernando Gutiérrez, ilustrada con grabados en madera por Enrique C. Ricart.- Barcelona, Instituto Gráfico Oliva de Vilanova, Editorial Orbis, 1943: en 4º mayor plena piel chagren azul con hilos dorados componiendo dibujo lineal, 5 nervios con hilos dorados en lomo, estuche de cartón pintado, 216 pp. - 1 h. Frontis y xilografías en color en el texto. Ejemplar nº 323 de la tirada de 405 en papel de hilo. Muy buena encuadernación, que aunque no va firmada pudiera haber salido del taller de Brugalla.

      [Bookseller: LIBRERIA ANTICUARIA SANZ]
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