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        The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer [Suddenly It's Spring] (Original screenplay for the 1947 film)

      Selznick International Pictures / Vanguard Films, Los Angeles 1945 - First Draft script for the 1947 screwball comedy, "The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer" (here under its working title, "Suddenly It's Spring"), directed by Irving Reis, written for the screen by Sidney Sheldon, and starring Cary Grant, Myrna Loy, Shirley Temple, and Rudy Vallee. A late but important entry in the screwball comedy genre, wherein Shirley Temple (a high schooler at this point) falls for playboy artist Cary Grant, immediately causing multiple problems. Winner of the Academy Award for Best Screenplay. Blue studio wrappers, noted as First Draft Screenplay on the front wrapper, dated October 12, 1945, with credits for screenwriter Sheldon and producer Dore Schary. Distribution page present, with receipt intact. Title page integral with the first page of the script. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Very Good with some tearing at the holes on the rear wrapper else only lightly worn, bound with three brads. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc., ABAA]
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        The Red Pony

      The Viking Press 1945 - First. One of 52 signed and lettered copies, in addition to a stated limitation of 699 signed and numbered copies, this is letter "FF" of the lettered issue, signed by Steinbeck. There were likely 52 lettered copies, since double lettered copies such as this have appeared on the market. 1937, 1937. FIRST EDITION. SIGNED. STEINBECK, John. The Red Pony. New York: Covici-Friede, 1937. Octavo, original pictorial beige cloth, uncut, original numbered cardboard slipcase. Housed in a custom clamshell box. The three interconnected stories in this volume (a fourth was added in the 1945 edition) "examine the nature of life and of death and the relationship of the individual to the whole" (Benson, 288). Without original glassine. Goldstone & Payne A9a. Salinas Public Library, 27. Valentine 78. Interior fine. Cloth with slightest toning. Original slipcase lightly worn, with a small piece of the top edge of the case detached but present. A lovely copy in very nearly fine condition. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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      NP, Tel Aviv 1945 - 4to. Illustrated paper portfolio of ten loose plates, printed in brown-tone photogravure, with explanatory text. Portraits of Jewish people during prewar Poland. Text and captions in Hebrew. Part of a larger publishing project, which was not fully realized due to paper scarcity. Gray and red printed portfolio cover detached, with small water stain to margin, not affecting text. Half title creased at corner and nearly detached from explanatory text. All plates in very good condition. Only one OCLC listing [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Animal Farm. A Fairy Story.

      London: Secker and Warburg, 1945 - Octavo. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in pigskin, lettered down spine, inner dentelles, marbled endpapers, gilt edges. A fine copy. First edition, first impression. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        ANIMAL FARM. A fairy story

      Secker & Warburg. London. 1945. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. (7.5 x 5 inches). A fine, clean, fresh copy in recent fine leather binding of full dark green morocco. Boards with gilt ruled borders, spine ruled and lettered in gilt. All edges gilt. All in all a lovely copy of this classic of twentieth century literature.

      [Bookseller: Paul Foster Books]
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        Animal Farm

      Secker & Warburg 1945 - first edition second impression from August 1945 in near fine condition, there is a previous owner inscription to ffep, no other markings, pages clean spine firm, the jacket has chipping to top and bottom of spine and corners please see pics, book and jacket have been printed to wartime economy standards, paypal accepted, any questions please get in touch [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Animal Farm: A Fairy Story

      London: Secker & Warburg. 1945. Second edition, printed in the same month and year as the first edition (August, 1945). Green cloth, stamped white spine title. Contemporary owner's gift inscription neatly penned on front fly verso, minimal foxing, else near fine in an about very good dustwrapper with extremities worn, short tears and creases. A brilliant, classic anti-utopian short novel, in which a cast of barnyard animals reenact the events of the Russian Revolution and the betrayal of its more humane elements by Stalin. Well-adapted both as a 1955 cartoon and a 1999 cable movie using the latest animal-special effects, though both versions added upbeat endings to Orwell's harrowing vision. A presentable copy. Connolly 100. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Carl Rungius Big Game Painter Fifty Years with Brush and Rifle

      Countryman Press, The, West Hartford, Vermont - 1945, 1st limited edition. () Near fine. 8p.l.,117pp. Folio in original two tone decorated cloth with 10 tipped in colour plates after paintings by Rungius. Portrait of Rungius by Louis Betts. And illustrations in text from drawings by Rungius and photos. A very nice copy with only a touch of wear at the corners. 64 / 160 copies of the special limited edition signed by the Rungius and Schaldach. Also included as the frontis is an original etching of a moose signed by Rungius. Very scarce in this special edition. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Aquila Books(Cameron Treleaven) ABAC]
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        Little Friend, Little Friend. Poems. [Signed copy].

      Dial Press, 1945, New York. First Edition [of 2,000 copies] of author's second book. Signed. Designed by Meyer Wagman. The Haddon Craftsmen,.Scranton, Pa. - 6 1/8 x 9 1/2", 58pp. dark blue cloth with front cover blindstamped with constellation of stars, spine stamped with orange, geometric (WADwiggins-style) design framing title, etc. & stars stamped in black; printed brown/tan & back & white dj. Dustjacket and book were printed with wartime paper restricts. The dustjacket shows slight chipping, small tears. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY RANDALL JARRELL ON THE FRONT FLYLEAF: To Philip Graham from Randall Jarrell. (Graham was an American Literature Professor at University of Texas). Copies of this title signed are rare. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Keisogloff Rare Books, Inc.]
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        Cesta Na Severozapad. [Northwest Passage] [In a Jan Sobota Design Bookbinding].

      Romanova Knihovna PAX. 1945 - A translation by Jiri Pober into Czech of the 1937 Kenneth Roberts novel "Northwest Passage." Size of the binding: 5 1/2 in. x 8 1/8 in. x 2 1/8 in., 498+ pp. (publisher's colophon page); 2 fold-out maps with Czech titling, showing (1) Rogers' 1759 St. Francois route, & (2) North America (but not Mexico), 1765. In a striking carved leather binding by Jan Sobota, with his stamp on the back paste-down endpaper. The full, brown leather binding features a standing figure of a Colonial Ranger with a long rifle, on the front and back covers, the details are carved into the leather, on a hand-tooled, stippled, darker brown background; the spine features two carved leather long-rifles in darker brown, with stamped titling in dark brown, top-edge stained brown, sewn headbands, dark brown, suede-covered endpapers; in a dark brown, leather-textured cloth wrap-around chemise, with a lighter brown, leather title label, and a brown suede lining. In a matching, dark brown, leather-textured cloth-covered slipcase, with lighter brown leather edging to the front ends. The novel, about Major Robert Rogers' (1731-95) expedition, was a source for the 1940 King Vidor film, based on the first part of this book. The color of leather and the designs, chosen by inventive Czech bookbinder Jan Sobota, are meant to evoke a Colonial American bookbinding, the dress and arms of the period of the French & Indian War, and that of Rogers' Rangers, who figure in the story. Weight 3 lbs. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Cannery Row

      Viking 1945 - First Edition, First Printing. This is the true first edition with all the first issue points re-bound in fine leather with gold trim. An attractive copy of this exquisitely hand crafted book. The binding is tight and the boards are crisp with slight wear to the panels. The pages are clean with new decorative endpapers. There is no writing, or bookplates in the book. Overall, a unique and spectacular copy of this true first edition re-bound in fine material. Trades and offers welcomed. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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      New York Viking 1945 - First edition, first issue, the very scarce light mustard binding issued on only a limited number of the first editions. 8vo, original light mustard cloth, in the dustjacket. 208. A nice copy with some light edgewear to the jacket. RARE, ONE OF AN EXTREMELY LIMITED NUMBER IN THE FIRST ISSUE MUSTARD BINDING. The warm and funny story of the inhabitants of Cannery Row in Monterey, California. Steinbeck dedicated the book to his close friend Ed Ricketts upon whom he modeled Doc, the central character of the novel. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Cannery Row

      Viking 1945 - First Edition, First Printing bound in buff cloth, not yellow. A beautiful dustjacket that is rich in color with slight restoration to the edges and spine. This original dustjacket has all the first issue points present. The book is in excellent condition. The binding is tight, and the boards are crisp with a hint of wear to the edges. The pages are exceptionally clean, with no writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a lovely copy of this true first edition, seldom seen in such amazing condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        Cannery Row [First State buff boards]

      Viking Press, New York 1945 - First Printing (January 1945) in the First State buff-colored cloth binding, one of only 2500. 8vo: [6],208,[2]pp. Publisher's light buff cloth, spine and upper cover with blue lettering and rules, top edge stained blue; in a pictorial dust jacket priced $2.00. Just about Fine, with spine ends bumped and bottom edge lightly shelf-worn; in a just about Fine jacket, bright and unfaded, very lightly rubbed at spine ends, back panel toned. Provenance: small bookseller's label (Levinson's/The Book Store/Sacramento) to back paste down. Goldstone & Payne, A22b. g Cannery Row (once a nickname for Ocean View Avenue, but now official) is the waterfront street in Monterey that was once home to the town's sardine canning factories and, at no. 800, the Pacific Biological Laboratories, a supply house operated until 1948 by Ed Ricketts, who inspired several characters in Steinbeck's novels. The street provided the setting for both Cannery Row and its sequel, Sweet Thursday. Cannery Row was Steinbeck’s ninth novel and first postwar book. It presented a fictional account of the author’s ecological views of human behavior, its opening sentences suggesting that observing the actions and reactions of marine animals is a bit like watching the local residents of the row and dissecting their behaviors. The descriptive language is couched in scientific terms, recording for posterity the facts and details the author saw and heard in the small cosmos surrounding him. (Literary Encyclopedia) Note: With few exceptions (always identified), we only stock books in exceptional condition, with dust jackets carefully preserved in archival, removable polypropylene sleeves. All orders are packaged with care and posted promptly. Satisfaction guaranteed. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Cannery Row

      Viking 1945 - First Edition, First Printing. This is the TRUE FIRST EDITION, with the buff cloth binding. Most copies have the yellow binding which was issued later. The book is in nice shape. The pages are clean with no writing, marks or bookplates. This ORIGINAL dust jacket is rich in color with light wear to spine ends, not effecting any lettering. Overall, an attractive copy of the original dust jacket, and first state book. Trades and offers considered. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Les Chansons de Bilitis, de Pierre Louÿs. Exemplaire Unique illustré par M. W. Julhès [Style GUS BOFA].

      Inédit. Août - Novembre 1945 - Exemplaire unique réalisé aux dépens d’un amateur et entièrement exécuté à la main par l’artiste Maurice W. Julhès qui l’a orné d’aquarelles originales signées de son monogramme [initiale] ou de sa signature. Il a également calligraphié tout le texte. *** En feuilles, sous 3 étuis recouverts de soie fuchsia [dos légèrement passés], emboîtage pour l’ensemble [restauré], format italien 33x25, 147 planches rectos illustrées d’aquarelles originales en couleurs sous 3 chemises. *** 1er étui : titre général de l’œuvre, titre illustré, 6 feuillets calligraphiés recto-verso dont 3 illustrés pour la préface de Pierre Louÿs, avis illustré de l’artiste : « Cet ouvrage entièrement manuscrit et dont l’illustration représente l’œuvre la plus importante de M. W. Julhès constitue l’exemplaire unique original des Chansons de Bilitis », titre illustré avec titre des 3 chapitres [planche 9], titre du premier chapitre illustré « Bucoliques en Pamphylie » [planche 10], planches 11 à 47 entièrement calligraphiées et illustrées , planche 48 « Fin des Bucoliques ». *** 2ème étui : titre du deuxième chapitre illustré "Elégies à Mytilène" [planche 49], planches 50 à 87 entièrement calligraphiées et illustrées , planche 88 "Fin des Elégies à Mytilène". *** 3ème étui : titre du troisième chapitre illustré "Epigrammes dans l’Ile de Chypre" [planche 89], planches 90 à 135 entièrement calligraphiées et illustrées, planche 136 « Fin des Epigrammes dans l’Ile de Chypre », planche 137 « Le Tombeau de Bilitis », planche 138 « Première Epitaphe », planche 139 « Seconde Epitaphe », planche 140 « Dernière Epitaphe », planche 141 « Fin de Bilitis », planches 142 à 144 table des matières 3 planches calligraphiées et décorées, planche 145 verso décoration et signature de l’artiste pour l’œuvre, un feuillet blanc, planche 146 « Ce petit livre d’amour antique est dédié respectueusement aux jeunes filles de la société future P. L »., planche 147 et dernière « Cet ouvrage entièrement manuscrit et dont l’illustration représente la plus importante œuvre de M. W. Julhès constitue l’exemplaire unique des Chansons de Bilitis de Pierre Louÿs » Août - Septembre - Octobre - Novembre 1945. *** Soit 147 feuillets rectos. ********** JULHES [Maurice], signe aussi M. W. Julhès, Maurice William Julhès pour faire plus américain. [Sannois, 1896 – Boulogne, 1985]. Passe par les Arts décos et les Beaux-Arts. Dessinateur humoristique, en peu de temps, inonde la presse d’une production abondante et talentueuse. Monte une auberge dans la vallée du Sausseron où ses amis dessinateurs trouvent gîte et couvert, venant de temps en temps à Paris porter ses œuvres. Sociétaire des Humoristes, expose au Satire. Travaille beaucoup dans les journaux paraissant sous l’Occupation en zone nord, ce qui lui vaut deux ans de suspension à la Libération. D’assez personnel à ces débuts, son style tend à s’approprier celui de Gus Bofa. En 1947, donne vie à Monsieur Lezognard, en gags d’une page publiée par Pierrot. Illustrateur, n’est quasiment publié que dans des ouvrages de bibliophilie à tirage limité, pour Honoré de Balzac (Le Curé d'Azay-le-Rideau), Charles Baudelaire, Arthur Rimbaud, Boris Vian, Paul Verlaine, Marcel Grancher (5 de Campagne, Chez l'Auteur, Cannes, 1960, tirage limité à 600 exemplaires numérotés) et Pierre Louÿs. Nous connaissons, par ailleurs, plusieurs exemplaires uniques entièrement aquarellés par Julhès, dont le célèbre Chansons de Bilitis de Pierre Louÿs (147 planches) que nous présentons ici, et Poésies de Sapho (12 titres de chapitres, 12 textes manuscrits, 12 aquarelles originales en couleurs), lui aussi probablement jamais édité, ce sont des ouvrages confectionnés pour des collectionneurs et bibliophiles exigeants en un unique exemplaire. Maurice Coriem dans sa longue et passionnante préface de Coïncidences parle d'un exemplaire unique et original des Fleurs du Mal de Baudelaire, enlevé par un mécène bibliophile. *** Maurice Julhès a aussi illustré des livres pour enfants. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bookinerie]
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      - Dédicace de Lobel Riche avec 2 dessins originaux signés. L'ouvrage comprend vingt pointes sèches de Lobel Riche tirées par Manuel Robbe. Paris, Dominique Wapler, 1945. In 4 en feuilles sous chemise et emboitage, au tirage total de 300 exemplaires, ici 1/230 sur BFK de Rives, seul papier. Très bon état et bel exemplaire. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Le Beau Livre]
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        Day of Paris.

      New York, J. J. Augustin Publisher, 1945 - Gr.8°, Fronti., 148 S., 126 s/w Abb., OLwd., Min. gebrauchsspurig, sonst tadell. EA. Text engl. 1100 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Day of Paris Photographs by Andre Kertesz

      J. J. Augustin, New York 1945 - Cloth with dust jacket [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Day of Paris

      J.j.Augustin, New York 1945 - 147 photographies n & b d'Andre Kertesz. intèrieur du livre très bon. plats assez bon état, dos titre bon état. sans la jaquette . collection LO DUCA Size: In-8

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        Day Of Paris

      J. J. Augustin, New York 1945 - near fine in publisher's original cloth; lettering in black on spine and on front cover; no previous owner's signatures, inscriptions or other internal markings; 148 pages; beautifully illustrated with stunning photographs in black and white; d.j. is not price-clipped but is only in fair to poor condition with a piece missing from the top of back panel, two smaller pieces at head and tail of spine and extensive tape repairs; book itself however is in excellent condition. Size: Small 4to [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Reeve & Clarke Fine Books (ABAC)]
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      New York: 1945-46., New York - ORIGINAL CONTRACT. Durrell, Lawrence. New York: 1945-46. Between Lawrence Durrell and Circle Magazine. [George Leite, Editor] to publish The Black Book in America for the first time. Signed by George Leite, Sept 24th 1945 and by Lawrence Durrell, November 20th, 1945. Two typed legal sized pages plus blue card cover, folded. In fact, The Black Book was never published by Circle and did not appear in the United States until years later. Leite had published both Henry Miller and Lawrence Durrell in magazine and book form. Included is a 1 pp. TLS from Naomi Burton of Curtis Brown Ltd., dated 3rd January 1946 transmitting the signed contract to George Leite. All items in near fine or better condition. Unique documents. [From a comprehensive TBCL Durrell collection of first editions in superb condition] [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        If He Hollers Let Him Go

      Doubleday Doran, Garden City, NY 1945 - 249 pages. First edition, first printing. His first book about an embittered shipyard foreman who contends with the prejudice of his white, southern fellow workers during World War II, lashing out violently at the countless humiliations he is forced to endure. Fine book in a almost fine dust jacket with very slight wear to corners. A beautiful copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Carl Rungius, Big Game Painter: Fifty Years with Brush and Rifle

      West Hartford, VT: The Countryman Press, 1945 - A fine exposition of this celebrated artist's work, with rich biographical detail No. 839 of 1275 copies. 4to. Illustrated with photographs, and with color and black and white plates by Rungius. Original terracotta cloth. Bookplate. Faintest rubbing at spine ends, else Fine in publisher's slipcase (some wear to slipcase). Biscotti p. 386 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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      Survey of India, Dehra Dun 1945 - These four volumes provide effectively the complete set. Although a volume 5 was produced it was quickly withdrawn by the Indian Government for political reasons and it is thought that only a handful of original copies survive although photocopies occasionally appear. The four volumes were produced over a long period and span the period of independence, III & IV being produced after 1948 and thus lacking the crown from the Survey of India badge on the front covers. Vol I 18th Century [pub. 1945]: Maps to endpapers, 19 other plates including folding maps (some coloured), xx.400pp, 16pp unnumbered index. An excellent copy in the original green cloth gilt, the upper board gilt blocked with the badge of the Survey of India, very minor wear at extremiites, internally very clean. Vol II 1800-1815 [pub. 1950]: maps to endpapers, 22 other plates (some coloured, some folding maps), xxvii (including addenda & corrigenda for vol I), 478pp. bound as vol 1 [including the imperial crown on the badge despite a post independence date - the Survey is still rather traditional], very minor wear to extremities, internally very clean. Vol III 1815 to 1830 [pub. 1954], maps to endpapers, 22 other plates [some folding maps, some coloured), xxii (including addenda & corrigendas to vols I & II), 534pp. Bound as the previou vols but the badge on the front board has the imperial crown replaced with the current Indian crest joined triple lions, very minor wear to extremities, internally very clean. Vol IV 1830 to 1843 GEORGE EVEREST [pub, 1958] maps to endpapers, 19 other plates (some folding maps, some coloured), xviii including addenda & corrigenda to previous volumes), 493pp.I, a little damage with small loss of cloth surface to extreme top corners of front and back boards, internally very clean. Volumes 1, 2 & 3 have a small ownership signature to the top corner of the front free endpaper - no other ownership markings. The first four volumes were published over a 15 year period: they are seldom found together and the fifth volume was suppressed by the Government of India. The definitive work on the Survey of India and earlier cartographers. In the first volume Surveys are dealt with logically by province and there are informative chapters on surveying instruments. There is a 100pp section of detailed biographies of such important figures in Indian map making as Rennell, Beatson, Dalrymple, Orme, Kelly, Martin, Pearse, Reynolds, Topping, Turner, Wood, and Mackenzie. Chapter V "Beyond the Barriers" deals with early attempts at mapping in the Himalayas, Tibet (a folding map of Ladakh to Lhasa from the Lamas' map of 1733 is included), sources of the Ganges & Gogra, Bogle & Turner, Nepal, Assam, Wels's Expedition 1792-4, Eastern Frontier, Burma. Other chapters include General Narrative, Bengal Surveys (3 chapters, 1579-1777, 1777-94, 1793-1800), Madras Surveys (2 chapters - to 1788 and 1788-1800), Bombay Surveys, Revenue Surveys, Professional Methods of Survey, Maps of India, Maps of Bengal, Maps of Madras & Bombay, Map construction and preservation, The Surveyor Generals, Surveyors. Whereas Vol I has much on Bengal, Madras and Bombay, Vol II extends to include chapters on Upper Provinces and Oudh, the North West Frontier, Himalaya Mountains, etc . There is a good deal here on Lambton and his Survey. There are 80pp of biographical notes on surveyors of the period. Vol III continues the narrative and has additional chapters on Mountain Provinces, North East Frontier, Burma, Again there about 80pp of biogrpahy. Vol IV continues the narrative and the expanding wortk of the surveys (especially the detailed revenue surveys on which the Company was so dependent. It covers the long period of office of George Everest as Surveyor General but there are biographies of other surveyors too, [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        First Statement Press - New Writer's Series. Montreal, 1945 - 1951.

      First Statement Press - New Writer's Series., Montreal 1945 - First Statement Press - New Writer's Series. Montreal, 1945 - 1951. 8 volumes. Complete. Wrappers. A handsome set which includes: Layton, HERE AND NOW, [1945] / Anderson, A TENT FOR APRIL, [1945] / Waddington, GREEN WORLD, [1945] / Souster, WHEN WE ARE YOUNG, [1946] / Sutherland [Ed.], OTHER CANADIANS, [1946] / Layton, NOW IS THE PLACE, [1948] / Wilkinson, COUNTERPOINT TO SLEEP, [1951] & Smith, FOOTNOTE TO THE LORD'S PRAYER, [1951]. New Writers' Series numbers 1 through 8. All books are very good or better. $7500 [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        As We Remember Joe

      Cambridge, Mass: Privately Printed. University Press, 1945 - Inscribed to George Smathers from Bob Kennedy Christmas 1965 on the front free endpaper First edition, Second Issue. 8vo. Illustrated. Designed and Printed at the University Press, Cambridge. Original burgundy cloth. Fine copy [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        La Physiologie du goût

      Paris, éd. littéraires et artistiques 1945 - 2 vol. in-8° brochés, couv. ill. rempliée, sous double emboîtage, 260 et 230 pp ÉDITION NUMEROTEE (UN DES 100 PREMIERS EXEMPLAIRES, ENRICHIS D'UN DESSIN ORIGINAL ET D'UNE EPREUVE COLORIEE PAR L'ILLUSTRATEUR) Nombreuses illustrations en couleurs de SYLVAIN SAUVAGE

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        Brenendicke licht

      Book League of the Jewish Peoples Fraternal Order, IWO, New York, N.Y. 1945 - Full page illustrations by Marc Chagall. According to the OCLC: 6 Libraries worldwide own it. 253, [1] pages. Added title page romanised: Brenendicke licht. tseykhenungen fun Marc Chagall. The German translation of the title WOULD be Brennende Lichter. Front hinge exposed but book and binding are solid. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Icones plantarum omeiensium (Ewei zhi wu tu zhi.). Volume 2, Numbers 1 and 2.

      Chengdu: The National Szechuan University 1945 - text in English & Chinese. plates 101-200. 37 cm. original worn papers covers with rubbed corners & spine .some staining to corners of pages throughout. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Arthur Probsthain]
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        Co. K: Our Story [cover title]: 69 K. 271st Infantry

      Company K, 271st Infantry / [Wolfhager Kreisbl], [Wolfhagen, Bez. Kassel, Germany] 1945 - First edition. Thin quarto. 71pp. Illustrated. Map endpapers. Quarter canvas with printed paper over boards. Considerable dampstains on the boards, good or better, internally near fine. Detailed account of a very active rifle company that was part of the Fighting 69th Division. A mixed race company, the Fifth Platoon of the Company, known as "J Platoon" was one of the first all African-American combat rifle companies to serve in the War, and a very combat-active one at that. According to the text: ".every man in the Platoon, including those that didn't make it, got at least one kill." Includes a roster of each man in the Company with brief biographical details, the section on J Platoon is by John Teare, many of the soldiers in the Platoon (and the Company) were killed or wounded. *OCLC* locates but three copies, and only one in the U.S. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Der Tod des Vergil. Signed.

      New York: Pantheon Books, 1945. First edition. - Large octavo. 524 pages. Top right front corner bumped, two-toned cloth lightly soiled, still a very good copy in lovely, near fine pictorial dust jacket. Housed in a handsome blue cloth clamshell box with a gilt lettered black morocco spine label. Text in German. Inscribed by Broch on the front free endpaper in the year of publication. Very scarce signed. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Walensee von Amden aus. Oel auf Leinwand.

      1945 - Um 1945. Bildgrösse: 78x100 cm. Unten rechts signiert. Gerahmt 94x118 cm. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Biblion Antiquariat]
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        Fantastic Truman letter! A new find ??regarding my Proclamation?? announcing Germany?s surrender

      TypedLetter Signed ?Harry S Truman? as President with eight word handwritten postscript, 1p, 7? x 8.75?. On pale green White House stationery, May 12, 1945. To Martin A. Lewis, Jr., Jefferson City, Missouri. With original White House envelope. Fine condition.In full, ?My dear Martin; Your kind message regarding my Proclamation is indeed greatly appreciated. My warmest thanks to you!? Truman?s friend, Martin A. Lewis, Jr., had served as Chief of Missouri Parks and Refuges from 1929-1932. Truman handwrites a postscript: ?Why don?t you come in and say hello??Martin A. Lewis, Jr., first met with President Truman at the White House on June 25, 1947. The Presidential Appointments Calendar at the Truman Library records that Lewis met the President in the White House three more times, in 1949, 1950, and 1951. Each meeting was ?off the record? as was usual when the President saw his friends.An ideal accompaniment to President Truman?s

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        Walensee von Amden aus. Oel auf Leinwand.

      Um 1945.. Bildgrösse: 78x100 cm. Unten rechts signiert. Gerahmt 94x118 cm..

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