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        Die SA der NSDAP 1933-1943. Bearbeitet im Auftrag der Obersten SA.-Führung von Obersturmbannführer Hans Sponholz. Sonderdruck der Zeitschrift "Der SA Führer"

      München, Zentralverlag der NSDAP., Franz Eher Nachf., München, 1943 - Vollständige Ausgabe im original Verlagseinband (orangebrauner Steifumschlag / Broschur / Kartoneinband 8vo im Format 17 x 22 cm) mit illustriertem Deckeltitel, 40 Seiten. - Aus dem Inhalt: 1933. Nach dem Siege / Die Straße frei! / Großer SA.-Appell / Garant der nationalsozialistischen Revolution / Der Stahlhelm tritt zur SA / Reichsparteitag des Sieges - 1934 / An historischer Stätte / Stiftung des SA.-Sportabzeichens / Gegen Miesmacher und Nörgler / Adolf Hitler und seine SA / Reichsparteitag "Triumph des Willens" / Kameraden in Kerkern / Sozialismus der Tat - 1935. Neustiftung des SA.-Sportabzeichens / Verkündung der allgemeinen Wehrpflicht / Wahlsieg in Danzig / Reichswettkampf der SA / "Reichsparteitag der Freiheit" / Der letzte Appell - 1936. Der Stabschef über das Wesen der SA / Appell der dienstältesten SA.-Männer / Leistungsprüfung aller SA.-Führer / Um die Meisterschaften im Gepäckmarsch / Und wieder eine Schlacht geschlagen! / Das Dankopfer der Nation / Aufstellung des NS.-Reiterkorps / SA.-Standarte "Feldherrnhalle" / "Reichsparteitag der Ehre" / Die Nationalsozialistischen Kampfspiele / Appell des Aktivismus - 1937. In unseren Herzen leben sie weiter! / Wintersportkämpfe der Gliederungen der NSDAP / Träger wehrhaften Geistes / Reichs-SA.-Sanitätsschule Tübingen / 1. Pistolenmeisterschaft der SA / Reichswettkämpfe in Berlin / "Reichsparteitag der Arbeit" / Der Tag der SA - 1938. Nachwuchsführer in der Reichskanzlei / Siege in Oberhof / Die Führung des Deutschen Schützensverbandes / Ein Volk, ein Reich, ein Führer! / Volksabstimmung und Wahl zum ersten Großdeutschen Reichstag / Reichswettkämpfe der SA / "Reichsparteitag Großdeutschland" / "Wenn Sie Idealisten brauchen, mein Führer. . . " / Heimkehr der Sudetendeutschen - 1939. Um den Wanderpreis des Führers / Garant der nationalsozialistischen Wehrerziehung / Böhmen, Mähren, Memelland / Reichswettkämpfe -1.9.1939 bis 30.1.1943. Die SA im Kriege: Einsatz an der Front / Die SA in den neuen Gebieten / Einsatz im Heimatgebiet / Die Leistung der Sondereinheiten / Wehrkampftage 1942 / Kämpfer und Künstler / Tagesbefehl des Staatschefs zum 30.1.1943. -Deutsches / Drittes Reich, Großdeutschland im 2. Weltkrieg, Nationalsozialismus, Schrifttum der Bewegung, Sa.-Männer bei der Wehrmacht, SA im Kriegseinsatz gegen die Feindmächte, nationalsozialistische Monatsschrift, Adolf Hitler, NSDAP, NS.-Schrifttum, Sturmabteilung der NSDAP, Antibolschewismus, völkisches / nationalsozialistisches Gedankengut Kriegsdruck, Exemplar in guter Erhaltung (Namensstempel mit Signaturvermerk auf vorderem Einbanddeckel oben rechts, Namenstempel auf Titelblatt, Einband etwas stockfleckig, sonst tadellos) Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 2000 [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Galerie für gegenständliche Kunst]
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        The Big Rock Candy Mountain

      New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, (1943). First Edition. Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 515 pages. Stegner's attempt at the Great American Novel, a tragedy of a family striving for the American dream but ending up in shady, half-baked schemes. Stegner's first big book. According to Colberg, Wallace Stegner: A Descriptive Bibliography, the first printing was around 15,000 copies (A7.1.a). A very good copy in a very good dust jacket with light wear to the edges. This copy is inscribed, 'To Staunton Calvert, with warm remembrances. Wallace Stegner. Breadloaf, Aug. 20, '44.' Calvert appears to have been an aspiring writer from Washington, DC, who published a bit here and there. Below Stegner's signature is a second inscription, probably from one of Calvert's fellow students: 'and the best of regards Lewis Lofton Moneyway - 'Jim'.' Moneyway worked at the Post Office in Washington, DC, and lived at the University Club, where he wrote plays and musicals for the members. A somewhat uncommon book signed, particularly with a contemporary inscription.

      [Bookseller: Eureka Books, ABAA]
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        Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves (Original screenplay for the 1944 film)

      Universal City, CA: Universal Pictures, 1943. Revised Draft script for the 1944 film. The second of Universal's Technicolor fantasy adventures (after "Arabian Nights," 1942, and "White Savage," 1943), loosely based on the classic Arabian Nights tales, with a fitting score by Edward Ward to match Lubin's directorial flair. A fun, but often overlooked, desert romp. Gray titled wrappers, noted as Revised and copy No. 113 on the front wrapper, rubber-stamped production No. 7142, dated 5-20-43, with credit for screenwriter Hartmann. 114 leaves, mimeograph, with notations throughout. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Very Good, bound with three gold brads. Weaver, p. 565.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        Bookplate of Bremer W. Ponds. Signed in plate "A.L.R." lower right. The original etching, witth signed proof , dated Sept. 1943, with the original pencil drawing for this fine sporting bookplate showing a grouse on a branch

      1943. 1 vols. Each 4.25 by 3.25 inches. Framed and glazed together (24 x 14 inches). Fine. 1 vols. Each 4.25 by 3.25 inches. Bremer Whidden Pond was in the Dartmouth graduating class of 1907 and a landscape architect with Olmstead Brothers in Boston, later he formed a firm with Francis Asbury Robinson and went on to teach at Harvard for three decades.

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        The Song of Bernadette (Collection of 68 original keybook set design photographs from the 1943 film)

      Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1943. Collection of 68 vintage keybook set design photographs from the 1947 film. Original brown card front wrapper present, with the film title printed on the front. Winner of four Academy Awards fincluding Best Actress for Jennifer Jones. Nominated for an additional eight, including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Screenplay, Best Supporting Actor and twice for Best Supporting Actress. A fictional account of Saint Bernadette in Lourdes, France, this film was adapted from the popular novel by George Seaton and later turned into a Broadway show. In 1858 France, Bernadette (Jennifer Jones), an adolescent peasant girl, has a vision of "a beautiful lady" in the city dump. She never claims it to be anything other than this, but the townspeople all assume it to be the virgin Mary. The pompous government officials think she is nuts, and do their best to suppress the girl and her followers, and the church wants nothing to do with the whole matter. But as Bernadette attracts wider and wider attention, the phenomenon overtakes everyone in the the town, and transforms their lives. 8 x 10 inches (20.5 x 25.5 cm). With two hole punches at left margin as called for. Near Fine. Complete collation details available on request. Weldon (1983), p. 647. Newman, p. 446.

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        CARDUCCI E D'ANNUNZIO SAGGI E POSTILLE

      TUMMINELLI, ROMA 1943 - ITALIANO Coperta morbida leggermente ingiallita ed usurata, nastro adesivo al dorso, sovraccoperta scolorita e con bordi leggermente usurati, pagine brunite dal tempo La libreria offre per un periodo limitato uno sconto del 20% su tutti i suoi libri. Il prezzo originale dell'articolo era 999,00 euro.

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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        MISHNEH TORAH [THREE VOLUMES ONLY, OF SIX]

      Shanghai : Va`ad Ha-Defusah Torah-Or, 1943-1945. First Shanghai edition. Original boards. 8vo. Vol. Nashim-Kedushah is 256, 72, and 222 pages. Vol. Hafla

      [Bookseller: Dan Wyman Books LLC]
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        The Golden Carpet; The Silver Crescent. Published by Permission of the War Office.

      London: The Golden Cockerel Press, 1943 - 2 volumes quarto. The first in full green, and the second full blue morocco by Sangorski & Sutcliffe, titles gilt to spines, gilt edge-roll, single fillet gilt to the turn-ins, top edges gilt, the others uncut. Each in the white linen slipcase as issued. Spine sunned as usual, narrow strip of tan-burn from the turn-ins to the free endpapers, slightly later gift inscriptions to both, but overall very good. Photogravure portrait frontispiece to each and numerous similar illustrations to the text of the second, the majority full-page, maps to the endpapers. First editions, each in a signed edition limited of 300 copies of which just 30 were in the full binding as here, copies 16 and 25 respectively. De Chair was Intelligence Officer with "Kingcol", a Flying Column of less than 1,500 men under the Command of Brig.-Gen. Kingstone. This tiny force was sent from Palestine to Baghdad to deal with the effects of the "Golden Square" coup amongst pro-Nazi Iraqi military officers. Despite the air support extended to the Iraqis by the German and Italian air forces, the operation was a complete success, Baghdad falling on 30 May 1941; the books cover this and subsequent operations in Syria. Reviewed in the Spectator on the issue of the composite trade edition in 1944 as "a fascinating and well-told story in the tradition of T. E. Lawrence, and one worthy to take its place in the history of British soldiers' heroic campaigns in the Near East". [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        CAPTIVE WILD WOMAN (1943)

      Universal 1943 - Vintage original 36 x 14" (90 x 35 cm.) insert poster, USA. Acquanetta, John Carradine, Evelyn Anker, Milburn Stone, Lloyd Corrigan, dir: Edward Dmytryk; Universal. A mad scientist is on the prowl and, after he does a brain transplant into a giant gorilla, the results are predictably disastrous. The film relied heavily on stock footage shot for The Big Cage (1933), and thus the crediting of Clyde Beatty. The star Mildred Davenport, renamed Acquanetta, did not say a word throughout. This poster is a very scarce size, seldom seen. It has nice, bright colors. Poster is unfolded, there was very discreet touch-up work addressing several tiny tears to the blank margins; the result is a bit of conservation done to the margins with a little paint, and some archival paper reinforcing the poster on the back. The body of the poster itself is unrestored and really nice. Includes a grading certificate from MP Grading of 9.5. FINE-

      [Bookseller: Walter Reuben, Inc.]
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        Typed Letter, Signed

      Hawthorn, Fl, 1943. 1 page, on quarto sheet of letterhead, signed in full. Old fold from having been mailed, with slight offset from signature to upper blank margin as a consequence, otherwise fine. Folding cloth slipcase. From the James S. Copley collection. 1 page, on quarto sheet of letterhead, signed in full. To "Dear Mr. Wilson," in response to a note and request for autograph. She apologies for her delay due to illness and surgery, and notes "You are probably far from Fort Meade by now, but I see your envelop[sic] uses your home address. It is difficult to say which is my own favorite among my books. I suppose 'The Yearling' is the most unified artistically, and stands the best chance of survival ... I have a private affection for the least successful of my books, 'Golden Apples'. It is not artistically successful,because I combined too-alien elements, yet I said things in it that I wanted very much to say ...."

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        Das Glasperlenspiel (The Glass Bead Game)

      Fretz & Wasmuth Verlag 1943 - First edition, first printing, complete in two volumes in publisher's light blue cloth with gilt stamping. Near Fine with light foxing to cloth and edge of page blocks. In Very Good+ dust jackets with toning to spines and light edge wear. Light staining to book and jacket of Volume I. A lovely set of Hermann Hesse's Pulitzer Prize winning novel, in the original German. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Way Some People Live

      New York: Random House, 1943. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 1943, First Edition. Hardcover, red cloth. Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. Sound binding; unmarked contents; light fading to the blue topstain; mild discoloration to the foredge of the text-block; gutters browned (as usual); faint spotting to the cloth. The DJ with shallow chipping to the crown of the spine; a few small, stray stains to the top edge of the rear panel; other mild edgewear. Cheever's first book. DJ comes in a mylar wrap.

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        WWII British Intelligence Deception Scheme to Mislead German Attention and Permitted the Invasion of Sicily

      England, 1946-2004. Research portfolio of English solicitor Sir Robert Ricketts, 7th Baronet Ricketts, endeavoring to ascertain the particulars of the "true incident" which inspired the plan for Operation Mincement, and the fate of the mysterious 'Man Who Never Was.' Comprises 3 signed letters, 9 photographs, 17 newspaper articles and announcements, 1 calling card, 2 maps, and 7 pages of personal notes. Of special interest are two early letters from 1946 by Captain Guy Dingwall Williams, Vice-Consulate and Assistant British Naval Attaché in Madrid, who collected some of the deceased aviator's garments at the site of the Barrosa Catalina crash near Cadiz one year prior to Operation Mincement. The third letter is from Ralph Bennett, author and historian who worked for four years at Bletchley Park as a senior producer of the intelligence (Ultra). Documents and photographs range in size; the manuscript notes are initialed R.C.R. [Robert Cornwallis Ricketts]; contained in plastic sleeves in a binder, and neatly organized and indexed for easy reference. A morbidly clever World War II strategy which utilized a human corpse for a grand deception is investigated by British nobleman Sir Robert Cornwallis Gerald St Leger Ricketts (1917-2005) who is particularly interested in the "true story" - the inspiration for the unusually macabre plot devised by the otherwise conservative and high-principled British Government. As a young lad serving in the Royal Army during the Second World War, Ricketts was posted in Gibraltar the year after "Operation Mincemeat", and only two years after the preceding tragic incident which occurred on a Gibraltar beach in September 1942, the latter of which he believed inspired the former - a most egregious yet victorious 1943 British Intelligence Strategy. According to a captioned photograph taken on the grounds of Government House in January 1944, Ricketts was serving as Assistant Deputy Fortress Commander at Gibraltar, and evidently acquainted with three of the Governor's assistants. These connections surely provided Ricketts with details then unknown to the public, enough to pique his curiosity and raise further questions, in particular of the crash of an RAF FP119 seaplane Barrosa Catalina near Cadiz in 1942, and of the body of the plane's pilot, Eric Turner, to be washed ashore with a secret letter for authorities still present in his pocket. Seeking primary source information, in 1946 Ricketts wrote to his friend Captain Guy Dingwall Williams "Don Guido" (1889-1959), who was British Vice-Consulate in Spain during the war. The portfolio contains two (2) response letters from Williams, specifically recollecting details surrounding the RAF seaplane crash of 1942. Affixed to the letter, Williams includes three news clippings pertaining to the incident. Residing with his wife Nina in Cadiz at the time, Guy Williams describes scouring the shore and finding some clothing which belonged to Lieutenant Turner of the felled aircraft. Excerpts from letters by Captain Williams, dated 13 and 26 March, 1946, respectively : "Now, with regard to the Barrosa Catalina... as far as I was involved... 18th October 1942,, we picked up a pyjama coat marked E.J. Turner..." "... the Catalina crashed on or about the 25th September 1942, and when we went down on Sunday the 27th, our keeper told us that he had heard an explosion... that the day before, viz. Saturday the 26th (?)... the two bodies had been washed up and also a dispatch case with papers on the beach within half a mile of our little house." "... the Spanish Authorities warned Algeciras who in their turn told Gibraltar... Bobby... brought the bodies back and when they were searched in Gibraltar an envelope containing the most "Top secret" letter addressed to the Governor of Gibraltar was found in a pocket..." "... what had been picked up... several lists of names... must have been some form of black list. Further bodies and wreckage were washed up afterwards." "Collie [British Consul at Cadiz] at one time assured me that the Spaniards knew everything... the Admiral at San Fernando was very pro-German..." "Collie from Cadiz... had been told for a fact that the papers found on the beach had been sent up by hand by a naval officer called Cuvillo very urgently and with strict orders that he was to hand them personally to Franco in Madrid, and that Franco passed them on at once to the German Embassy, who said they were too late to do anything but they sent them to Berlin. I do not think this can be very true... Berlin could have found plenty of time to look into the question of the huge North African convoy crossing the Atlantic..." We also find a signed letter addressed to Ricketts, 28 June 1994, from Ralph Bennett, an author and historian who worked at Bletchley Park during the Second World War. In his letter he mentions Bletchley's 'Ultra' Secret; he acknowledges receipt of notes from Ricketts on the 1942 crash which inspired the movie 'The Man Who Never Was'; and he discusses his books. [Bennett wrote, "Behind the Battle: Intelligence in the War with Germany, 1939-45," published in London, 1994, and several other works on Second World War intelligence.] In 1953, Ricketts travelled to Spain with his wife Anne Theresa to visit the beach where the bodies and debris had been found in 1942, staying at the residence of Guy Williams. A photograph here shows the Ricketts, together with Williams and his wife Nina, as well as the affluent wine and sherry merchant John Harvey, at the Madrid airport. [Ricketts most likely became friends with Captain Guy Dingwall Wiliams during the war while both were in Spain. Popularily known as Don Guido, Captain Wiliams was sent to Cadiz to control revolutionary activities in Spain and to set up a so-called anti-Bolshevik Department. They later had a connection through family as well, Ricketts' wife being the daughter of Sir Stafford Cripps, and Guy Williams' sister having married Lady Islabel Cripps' brother.] Also of interest, he includes a photograph of Lieutenant General Sir Frank Noel Mason-MacFarlane, Governor of Gibraltar from 1942 to 1944, and the intended recipient of the letter being carried by aviator Turner. This image makes an interesting diplomatic connection between Governor MacFarlane and Ricketts' father-in-law Sir Stafford Cripps by way of a 1941 mission to Moscow. The important discovery in 1996 which finally revealed the true name of the body used for Operation Mincemeat, and which was substantiated with an official statement by the British Government, evidently re-ignited Ricketts' interest in the mysterious affair. Having consistently gathered more information through the decades, in 1997 he began making manuscript notes, continuing until the year before his passing in 2004, to connect the details and summarize the events of this great puzzle. [In 1996 Roger Morgan, an amateur historian from London, uncovered an array of evidence in the Public Record Office revealing the identity of the corpse, not as that of a Major Martin, but that of a Welsh labourer named Glyndwr Michael. Research done by historian Christopher Andrew came to the same conclusion, which he published in his book on the history of the Secret Service entitled "The Defence of the Realm". Cementing the theory, at least for most, in 1998, the Commonwealth War Graves Commission added an inscription on Major Martin's grave in Huelva which reads "Glyndwr Michael served as Major William Martin." The research of Canadian Professor Denis Smyth, published in 2010 in his book, "Operation Mincemeat: Death, Deception and the Mediterranean D-Day", would further supporting these claims.] A fascinating war story still shrouded with ongoing controversy, most of the speculation surrounds the proof of true identity of the body. Others such as Baron Ricketts, seek to uncover the roots of the bizarre and ingenious plan. It is most widely accepted that approximately one month after the Turner crash, British intelligence officer Charles Cholmondeley of MI5 outlined a plan based on the tragedy, a plan which was improved upon by Ewen Montagu, Naval intelligence officer and Judge Advocate of the Fleet. Historian and author Ben Macintyre and others, believe that the plan was conceived by Ian Fleming, an assistant to the head of British Naval Intelligence, and later the creator of James Bond. Fleming evidently claims that he'd lifted the idea from a detective novel.

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        Bayard

      30 pp., (2), 48 pl. h.t Paris, Prisma, 1943, in-4, 30 pp, (2), 48 pl. h.t, cartonnage beige de l'éditeur, impression à froid du titre sur le premier plat, dos lisse, Première édition française (la même année parue une édition en allemand). Un des 150 exemplaires sur papier vergé (n°23), enrichi d'un envoi à signé de l'auteur à Philippe (nom de famille effacé), "confraternel souvenir, sans reproche sinon sans peur" daté de 1943. Ouvrage consacré à Hippolyte Bayard (1801-1887), inventeur et artiste français pionner de la photographie. L'auteur, Joseph-Marie Lo Duca (1910-2004) écrivain, critique de cinéma et un des fondateurs des "Cahiers du cinéma" montre dans ce livre que le processus de Bayard est antérieur à celui de Daguerre, et attribue à Bayard le titre "d'inventeur de la photographie". Ouvrage abondamment illustré avec 48 reproductions en pleine page de photographies de l'artiste. Couvertures frottées. Intérieur frais.

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        Jâbir Ibn Hyyân. Contribution à l’histoire des idées scientifiques dans l’Islam. Volume I: Le corpus des écrits Jâbiriens. Volume II: Jâbir et la science grecque.

      Le Caire: Imprimerie de l’Institut Français d’Archéologie Orientale /1942 1943 - LXV, 214 S.; XVI, 406 S. Lex.-8° Priv.-Halbleinen mit verg. Rückentitel. (= Mémoires présentés à l’Institut d’Égypte et publiés sous les auspices de Sa Majesté Farouk Ier, Roi d’Égypte; Tome 44/45). Die ersten Blätter von Bd. 1 etwas wellig und im Schnitt leicht stockfleckig. - Selten. 2400 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Barn in St. Paul with two figures and two1930s automobiles

      St. Paul, MN: circa 1930s. Oil on board. 17.5 x 23 inches. Possibly signed lower right. André Boratko was the state director of the Work Progress Administration's Federal Art Project in South Dakota. He moved to California in 1943, where he at first he worked as a production illustrator for Kaiser Shipyards. In 1946 he joined the faculty of the California School of Fine Arts, (later CCAC and then CCA).

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        Ulysse

      870 pp. Paris, s.d (1943), in-8, 870 pp, cartonnage d'éditeur d'après une maquette de Paul Bonet, Nouvelle édition. Traduction intégrale par Auguste Morel et Stuart Gilbert entièrement revue par Valéry Larbaud et l'auteur. Couverture légèrement frottée.

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        La grande Beuverie

      156pp. Paris, 1943, in-8, 156pp, cartonnage d'éditeur d'après une maquette de Paul Bonet, Second tirage. Un des 150 exemplaires reliés d'après la maquette de Paul Bonet. Couverture légèrement frottée.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Alain Brieux]
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        A set of 12 works of Hammet's collected short fiction:] $106,000 Blood Money; The Adventures of Sam Spade; The Continental Op; Return of the Continental Op; Hammett Homicides; Dead Yellow Women; Nightmare Town; The Big Knock-Over; They Can Only Hang You Once; Creeping Siamese; Women in the Dark; A Man Named Thin.

      New York: Lawrence E. Spivak; Joseph W. Ferman, 1943–62 - 12 works, octavo. Original coloured wrappers. Housed in a blue slipcase edged with black morocco. Contents toned, a little rubbing to extremities and some very minor wear to spine ends; an excellent set in the bright wrappers. First editions, first printings, as well as the reissues of the first two volumes in the series: The Big Knock-Over (reissue of $106,000 Blood Money), and They Can Only Hang You Once (reissue of The Adventures of Sam Spade). A lovely set of Hammett's first twelve books of collected short fiction. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Signed Photograph, signed as Prime Minister during World War II, 6.5 by 5.9 inches, 1944. Gelatin silver print signed on original mount

      - Prime Minister Churchill, shown seated with his right arm resting on the edge of his Cabinet table and facing directly into the camera, has signed on the original manilla mount, "Winston S. Churchill. He had apparently written the date as "1943," then crossed out "3" and changed it to "4" suggesting he signed the photograph in early 1944. This is the well known image taken by Walter Stoneman with his studio stamp on verso. Stoneman made the well known war time image for the national Photographic Record at the Cabinet Office on April 1, 1941, probably about 3 PM. Churchill would give out this image, typically in smaller format, to those who worked for him during the war. Condition: Image is noticeably silvered with pinhead size break at upper left corner; some soiling to mount and slight wear at corners. Note that what looks like fingerprints appear more prominent in this image due to scanning. Exceptional in size for this well known image. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Schulson Autographs, Ltd.]
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        Signed Photograph, signed as Prime Minister during World War II, 6.5 by 5.9 inches, 1944. Gelatin silver print signed on original mount

      1943. Prime Minister Churchill, shown seated with his right arm resting on the edge of his Cabinet table and facing directly into the camera, has signed on the original manilla mount, "Winston S. Churchill. He had apparently written the date as "1943," then crossed out "3" and changed it to "4" suggesting he signed the photograph in early 1944. This is the well known image taken by Walter Stoneman with his studio stamp on verso. Stoneman made the well known war time image for the national Photographic Record at the Cabinet Office on April 1, 1941, probably about 3 PM. Churchill would give out this image, typically in smaller format, to those who worked for him during the war. Condition: Image is noticeably silvered with pinhead size break at upper left corner; some soiling to mount and slight wear at corners. Note that what looks like fingerprints appear more prominent in this image due to scanning. Exceptional in size for this well known image.

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        Círculo y Cuadrado. Número extraordinario 8, 9 y 10

      Talleres Gráfocps "Sur", S. A., Montevideo 1943 - 1 volumen(es)/volume(s) 24 páginas

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        Le costume breton de 1900 jusqu'à nos jours. Préface de Georges-G. Toudouze.

      Paris, Au Moulin de Pen-Mur, (1943). - album in-4. En feuilles, chemise de l'éditeur à lacets, blason de la Bretagne au pochoir sur le plat. 8ff.n.ch. (titre, préface, achevé d'imprimer) ; carte coloriée et 99 planches de costumes (24 x 31 cm), soigneusement aquarellées au pochoir par les Ateliers Renson fils. Quelques lignes descriptives au bas de chaque planche. Première série d'un projet d'une "anthologie du costume européen", cette suite fut dessinée par Lhuer entre 1937 et 1940. - Exemplaire très frais.

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        Signed Photograph, signed as Prime Minister during World War II, 6 5 by 5 9 inches, 1944 Gelatin silver print signed on original mount

      Prime Minister Churchill, shown seated with his right arm resting on the edge of his Cabinet table and facing directly into the camera, has signed on the original manilla mount, "Winston S. Churchill. He had apparently written the date as "1943," then crossed out "3" and changed it to "4" suggesting he signed the photograph in early 1944. This is the well known image taken by Walter Stoneman with his studio stamp on verso. Stoneman made the well known war time image for the national Photographic Record at the Cabinet Office on April 1, 1941, probably about 3 PM. Churchill would give out this image, typically in smaller format, to those who worked for him during the war. Condition: Image is noticeably silvered with pinhead size break at upper left corner; some soiling to mount and slight wear at corners. Note that what looks like fingerprints appear more prominent in this image due to scanning. Exceptional in size for this well known image.

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        Der Weg zum deutschen Sieg

      München, Zentralverlag der NSDAP Franz Eher Nachf., 1943 - Vollständige Ausgabe im Original Verlagseinband (Steifumschlag / Broschur / Kartoneinband 8vo im Format 21 x 15 cm) mit farbig illustriertem Deckeltitel (Umschlagzeichnung: Arno Krause/Berlin), 30 Seiten. Aus dem Inhalt: Die große Wende - Die bolschewistische Winteroffensive 1942/43 - Der anglo-amerikanische Terror - Die Kämpfe in Nordafrika und Tunesien - Der U-Boot-Krieg und die Schlacht auf den Ozeanen - Die moralische Front des deutschen Volkes und der totale Krieg - Nur die Tat bringt den Erfolg, und der Erfolg allein beweist die Richtigkeit einer Annahme: Leistungsbereitschaft und Leistungssteigerung - Der deutsche Genius triumphiert. - Mit zeittypischen Ausführungen wie z.B.: "Das Schicksal machte uns den Kampf immer härter. Mit den unvorstellbar grausamen Methoden bolschewistischer Kriegführung konnte kein zivilisierter Mensch rechnen. Alles das zusammen fügt uns dann gegen Ende 1942 und zu Beginn des Jahres 1943 schwere Schläge zu, d i e n u r e i n A d o l f H i t l e r p a r i e r e n k o n n t e ; sie kamen uns Deutschen in der großen Mehrzahl überraschend. Gewiss, wir Nationalsozialisten wussten, daß der Kampf mit den Juden hart auf hart geht, daß nur äußerste Verbissenheit und Zähigkeit gegenüber Juda den Sieg davontragen. Wir hatten es zu oft in heißen Saalschlachten vor der Machtübernahme erlebt, wie gemein, hinterhältig und hartnäckig der Jude sein kann." Die Schrift schließt mit den Worten: ". im vierten Kriegsjahr die große Wende zum endgültigen Sieg Deutschlands vollzogen. Wenn der Sieg greifbar nahe ist, ist es kein Kunststück mehr, von einer großen Wende zu reden, aber wenn die Gegner scheinbare Erfolge erzielt haben und in hysterisches Triumphgeheul verfallen, dann bedarf es der Überlegungen des kühlen und bloßen Verstandes, um die tatsächlichen Chancen richtig werten zu können. Das habe ich durch meine Ausführungen klarzulegen versucht, das habe ich auch in meiner ganzen Arbeit während des Krieges - sowohl als Reichsorganisationsleiter der NSDAP. als auch als Leiter der Deutschen Arbeitsfront - dem deutschen Menschen, insonderheit dem deutschen Arbeiter, immer wieder vor Augen gehalten. I c h g l a u b e a n D e u t s c h l a n d , u n d i c h g l a u b e a n s e i n e n S i e g , w e i l i c h d e m F ü h r er i n u n v e r b r ü c h l i c h e T r e u e v e r s c h w o r e n b i n . E s l e b e d e r F ü h r e r ! Dr.R.Ley" - Später Kriegsdruck / Erste Auflage, EA, Erstausgabe in guter Erhaltung (hinterer Einband und letztes Blatt etwas feuchtigkeitsfleckig, Bindung lose, sonst gut). - Deutsches / Drittes Reich, Großdeutschland im 2.Weltkrieg, totaler Krieg, Durchhalteparolen für deutsche Menschen, Reichsleiter Dr.Ley, Nationalsozialismus, Antisemitismus, Kampf gegen Juda und Bolschewismus, Antibolschewismus, NS.-Schrifttum, völkisches / nationalsozialistisches Gedankengut Bitte beachten Sie: Auf Grund der besonderen Versandkostenvorgaben vom ZVAB und Abebooks, kann es bei schwereren oder mehrbändigen Werken zu höheren Portokosten kommen, da der Preis sich nicht am Gewicht, sondern nach der Anzahl der Artikel richtet. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 2000 [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Dans les années sordides

      1943. A compte d'auteur, Monaco 1943, 12x19cm, broché. - A compte d'auteur, Monaco 1943, 12x19cm, broché. - edizione originale pubblicato il conto di autore e stampato in 280 copie, numerate tutto sul filo pergamena pura per formare. libro illustrato con un titolo e due disegni di Leonor Fini. Dos e stoviglie poco insolated. autografo prezioso firmato da André Pieyre Mandiargues Christian Bérard. [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale du premier livre de l'auteur, publié par ses soins et imprimé à 280 exemplaires, tous numérotés sur vélin pur fil à la forme. Ouvrage illustré d'un titre et de deux dessins par Léonor Fini. Dos et plats légèrement insolés. Précieux envoi autographe signé de André Pieyre de Mandiargues à Christian Bérard. Rare exemplaire d'une remarquable provenance.  

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        MR. MIRAKEL. ORIGINAL ART WORK FOR THE U. S. EDITION.

      [n.p., n.d.], 1943. First edition. 12" X 15" full color dust jacket art work for MR. MIRAKEL, a book originally published by Hodder & Stoughton in 1943, and later published by Little, Brown in the U. S. in 1943, as well. The art work is matted and framed to a size of 16" x 18." The artist is George F. Kelley. All in fine condition. Sharp picture.

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        This is Ann She's Dying to Meet You

      Washington: US Government Printing Office, 1943. Illustrated front wrapper. Rear wrapper blank. 1943 555688 code on the inside rear cover. Single stapled. Small booklet. 32 pp. Illustrations by Dr. Seuss throughout. A booklet issued to American soldiers in World War II, humorously warning of the dangers of insect or mosquito borne illnesses. Text by Munro Leaf and illustrations by Dr. Seuss/Theodore Geisel. About VERY GOOD condition. Minor general toning. A few small stains to the rear cover. Light wrinkling. . Wraps. Very Good.

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        Danske Slotte og Herregaarde

      4 vols., 704, 675, 698, 690 pp. text on castles and country houses in Denmark by noted experts, each volume is heavily illustrated throughout with interior and exterior photographs and floor plans. 4to. 3/4 leather and boards, raised spines, slightly rubbed, the front covers of Vols. I and II are heavily chipped along outside edge. Copenhagen (Alfred G. Hassings) 1943-1945.

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        Literaturblatt für germanische und romanische Philologie (KONVOLUT aus 43 Jahrgängen gebunden in 39 Bänden) - Jg. 22 (1901) bis Jg. 64 (1943).

      jeder Jahrgang besteht aus 12 Nummern Gebundene Ausgabe Das hier angebotene Werk stammt aus einer teilaufgelösten wissenschaftlichen Bibliothek und trägt die entsprechenden Kennzeichnungen (Rückenschild, Instituts-Stempel...). Schnitt und Einband sind etwas staubschmutzig/ berieben Papier altersbedingt nachgedunkelt Einbandkanten sind leicht bestossen der Gesamtzustand ist ansonsten dem Alter entsprechend gut KOMPLETTPREIS für 43 Jahrgänge bei Versand ins Ausland erfragen Sie bitte zuerst die Versandkosten

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        BLUE PETER

      - (LEWITT-HIM)illus. BLUE PETER by Alina Lewitt. London: Faber & Faber (1943). 4to, (8 1/2 x 10 1/2") cloth backed pictorial board covers, fine in slightly worn dust wrapper. 1st edition. Because Peter, a dog, was born blue, he was kicked out of his house. The story tells how he finally finds a home. Illustrated by Lewitt and Him with charming full page and partial page color illustrations. A rare title by this talented pair. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Benchley Beside Himself

      New York: Harper & Brothers 1943 - 8vo., green cloth with spine label printed in black; slightly soiled. Second edition. A presentation copy, inscribed by Benchley to the Hungarian-born Hollywood writer Endré Bohem, who also produced the western television series "Rawhide," with Clint Eastwood: "To Endré with thanks, Bob Benchley, September 4, 1945," on the front endpaper. A wonderful presentation copy. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        CHERRY AMES

      New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1943. Hardcover. Very Good. 28 volumes, including the Book of First Aid and Home Nursing. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1943-68. Volumes 10, 19, 22, 26, and 27 are first editions, all others are later printings. The complete Cherry Ames series, featuring a plucky, job-hopping nurse in the Nancy Drew mold. Many of the early adventures are set during World War II and involve Cherry (short for Charity) solving problems and capturing criminals when men have failed to do so, "demonstrating that women can succeed in the public, working world" (Sally E. Parry, "You Are Needed, Desperately Needed!: Cherry Ames in World War II"). Small octavo. The first 20 volumes and Volume 22 are bound in buckram and in their original pictorial dust jackets; the others are bound in original pictorial buckram bindings. Toning to a few early volumes, with occasional previous owner's markings and stamps to the endpapers. A bit of general minor edgwear to the boards and dust jackets, with ink check marks to the title list on the flaps of three dust jackets and tape reinforcement to the verso of some others. Overall, a very good set, rarely encountered complete.

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        Gardariki - Ein Stufenbuch aus russischem Raum.

      Berlin, Wiking Verlag, 1943. 1.Auflage, 937 Seiten 8° , Hardcover/Pappeinband Einband etwas berieben und angestaubt, etwas fleckig, sonst guter und sauberer Zustand. ---------------------------------------------------------- Gardarike (altisländisch Garðariki) ist die altnordische Bezeichnung für die Kiewer Rus in Isländersagas im 13. Jahrhundert. BÜCHER

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        Las nubes (1937-1938).

      - Schapire (Colección Rama de Oro), Buenos Aires, 1943. 16x12 cm. 100 págs. Rústica a dos tintas con solapas. Pequeñas faltas en lomo. Barbas. Buen papel. Buen estado. // Primera edición // Raro // Colección dirigida por Rafael Alberti, que prologa el libro con un poema: «A Luis Cernuda, aire del sur, buscado en Inglaterra» // Edición numerada de 1.000 ejs. en papel Canson. Ejemplar 0632 // Luis Cernuda (Sevilla, 1902-México D.F., 1963) // [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Strömungs- und Druckverhältnisse hinter einem Turbinen-Leitrad mit geraden und verwundenen Schaufeln. Deutsche Luftfahrtforschung Forschungsbericht Nr. 1816. Verfaßt bei Luftfahrtforschungsanstalt Hermann Göring, Braunschweig Institut für Motorenforschung.

      Berlin-Adlershof, Zentrale für wissenschaftliches Berichtswesen der Luftfahrtforschung des Generalluftzeugmeisters (ZWB), 1943. 101 S. mit 44 Abbildungen und 4 Zahlentafeln 30 x 21 cm, Leinenverstärkte Broschur Einband berieben und bestoßen, mit kleinem Einriss am vorderen Deckblatt. Ziffernstempel \"47\" auf Vorderdeckel der wohl die Exemplarnummer angibt. Handschriftliche Eintragung \"3/21\" in rot unterhalb des Aufdruckes \"Geheim A 355\". Schnitt berieben. Papierbedingt gebräunt. Insgesamt recht guter Zustand. Extrem seltener Forschungsbericht, der im KVK weltweit nur in der Bibliothek der TU Braunschweig nachweisbar ist. Versand D: 7,00 EUR

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        A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

      New York: Harper & Brothers, 1943. Presentation copy of the first edition, first printing, first issue dust jacket. Light spotting to cloth; jacket with chips and losses at edges affecting several letters of publisher's name on front cover and spine, $2.75 price preserved, generally an above-average copy of this work known for the fragility of its poor war-time paper. 8vo. Original green cloth, printed paper title label on spine; original pictorial dust jacket. A fine association copy, inscribed by Smith to her niece on the front free endpaper: "For my favorite neice Marylynn Hall Best love (Aunt) Betty Smith October, 1943." Signed copies of Smith's classic tale of life in Williamsburg, Brooklyn are scarce, and inscribed copies scarcer still. The present copy, inscribed to a close family member just two months after publication, was preserved and passed down through Smith's niece's family.

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        Frank Lloyd Wright: An Autobiography

      New York: Duell, Sloan, & Pierce, 1943. Third Printing. Very good only in original red cloth, titles in silver. Mild water-staining to bottom edge of several pages near the end. Front hinge weak, spine lettering dull. Donley B. Jordan's copy, with his bookplate affixed to front pastedown. Jordan was a Wright draftsman who worked at Taliesin.. Short, thick square quarto. Inscribed by Frank Lloyd Wright to Donley B. Jordan and dated Taliesin '57 on title page.

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        Schillers Werke. Nationalausgabe. 42 Teile in 59 Bänden und 2 Registerbände. Weimar, Böhlaus Nachfolger, 1943 - 2006. 4°. OLwd.-Bde. (52) und 7 Hlwd.-Bde. je mit goldgepr. RSch., und 2 OBrosch-Bde. (Rücken teils aufgehellt).

       1943 Im Auftrag des Goethe- und Schiller-Archivs, des Schiller- Nationalmuseums und der Deutschen Akademie herausgegeben von J. Petersen und G. Fricke, später wechselnde Herausgeberschaften.- Die umfangreichste, historisch-kritische, breit kommentierte und wissenschaftlich maßgebliche Ausgabe der Werke Schillers, des Briefwechsels, der Lebenszeugnisse, der Gespräche etc.- Komplett bis auf die wohl später erschienenen Bände 19 II, 41 IIB und 43. Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        AN AMERICAN MARINE'S PHOTOGRAPH ALBUM DOCUMENTING HIS DUTY IN THE SOUTH PACIFIC DURING WORLD WAR II, PLUS LOOSE PHOTOGRAPHS OF GUADALCANAL AND GERMANY DURING THE SAME TIME PERIOD

      N. P.: Privately photographed, 1943 & 1944., 1943. First edition. First edition. Original photograph album. Oblong 10 1/2" x 13 3/8" padded and string-tied faux leather with a color decoration of an inn and horse and carriage of the front cover. 133 total photographs, the album contains 59 original images (mostly 3 1/4" x 4 1/2," some 3" x 3," and one 8" x 10." Each photograph is fitted into red-white-blue photograph corners on 10" x 12" black paper stock. The compiler refers to himself as "Jack" or "Jackie," and he is pictured with wife Madge and small son â??Little Billyâ?, and his father â??Big Jackâ?. He traveled to the WWII Pacific theatre on the â??USS Canberraâ?, the only US warship named for a foreign city. The â??Canberraâ? entered service in 1943 and was later torpedoed in the Aerial Battle of Taiwan-Okinawa in 1944 and returned to the US for repairs. Jack was probably at Guadalcanal just after the Campaign ended (Feb. 3, 1943), when it became a major base for the Allies.

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        V" im Dunst. (Venedig im Dunst).

      - Kaltnadelradierung und Aquatinta. Signiert, bezeichnet u. datiert. (19)88. 23x28 cm. Ulrich Hachulla *1943 Heydebreck (Oberschlesien). 1963 - 1968 Studium an der Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst Leipzig (bei Werner Tübke, Bernhard Heisig u.a.). 1972 - 1974 Meisterschüler von Werner Tübke in Leipzig. 1978 Dozent an der HGB. 1993 Professur ebda. - 2008 Leitung der Grafikklasse. Lebt und arbeitet freischaffend in Leipzig. Sprache: DE [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Cartoon of U.S. Navy airship buffeted by the Forces of Nature.

      Akron, Ohio. Very Good. 1943. Watercolor. Count Ferdinand von Zeppelin's motto, ?The forces of nature cannot be eliminated but they may be balanced one against the other" portrayed in cartoon. Slight losses at center fold and at c. ten o'clock; backing applied.; 8 .5 x 12.75 inches .

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        Den fuldkomne fisker.

      1943 1943 - The Compleat Angler or The Contemplative Man's Recreation. Oversat ved Johanne Kastor Hansen, digtene oversat af Otto Gelsted. 1. danske oversættelse. Kbhvn. 1943. Illustr. af Ib Andersen. XXXVII + 402 s. Eksemplar nr. 351 af 1000 numr. eksemplarer med navneliste. Samlet oplag 2500 ekspl. Indbundet med de originale omslag og helt guldsnit med enkeltbladsforgyldning og håndsyede kapitælbånd i smukt auberginefarvet oaseged. Permer og ryg dekoreret symmetrisk med guld- og blindtrykte dekorationer. Kanterne dekoreret med streger i guld. Bindet signeret Anker Kyster 1951. [Henrik Park]. Opbevaret i bogæske, hvorfor skindet er helt uden misfarvning eller falmning. * Bindet er omtalt i Dansk Kunsthåndværk 1952: "Anker Kysters Eftf., H. Park og Bent Andrée: Den fuldkomne fisker fremtrådte i et beundringsværdigt fint helbind, men de korsformede stempler gav bogen et lidt gejstligt præg". Et godt gæt på designeren af dekorationerne vil være Thyge Hvass. Eksemplaret har tilhørt Valter Hansen, der også er opført i navnelisten og fra hvis bo eksemplaret stammer. Eksemplaret har således, indtil nu, kun haft en ejer, som også har fået lavet det fantastiske smukke bind. Bogen blev udgivet af Lystfiskerforeningen. Bogens særpræg skyldes tegneren Ib Andersens uforlignelige illustrationer visende engelske landskaber og fiskeredskaber m.v., ligesom det også var ham, der stod for bogens smukke omslag og for hele tilrettelægningen af den, noget der på mange måder var nyskabende. 'Det er næppe for meget at sige at denne bog er et fuldkomment bogarbejde i forfinet engelsk stil' (Esben Hiort). First Danish translation. Well-preserved copy bound in extra ordinary beautiful full leather. This is regarded as the main work of the illustrator Ib Andersen. Limited to 2500 copies. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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