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        Abeceda dusevniho prazdna [Alphabet of Spiritual Emptiness, first edition]

      Prague: Nakladatelstvi Zadruha 1945 OBrosch., OUmschlag, [160] unpaginierte Seiten mit 45 SW-Reproduktionen der Fotos von Zdenek Tmej, 8° (21,5 x 24,5 cm), Umschlag an den Rändern berieben, von innen mit Papier unterklebt, Deckel auch mit Papier von innen unterklebt, Seiten altersgemäß leicht gedunkelt, kleines Stück von der unteren Ecke des fliegenden Blattes abgerissen, innen sonst sauber, insgesamt noch sehr guter Zustand.Fotobuch, WW II, Zweiter Weltkrieg

      [Bookseller: Antikvariát Valentinská]
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        Porträt der Frau des Künstlers die ein Buch liest. Rechts unten mit *Walter Kohlhoff, (19)45 * signiert und datiert. Ölgemälde ( Tempera ) auf Leinwand.

       1945 Bildmaß ca. 70 x 60 cm ( Höhe x Breite ). Gezeigt wird die Frau des Künstlers in rotem Kleid mit großen Knöpfen beim Lesen. Das Bild mit dünnem Farbauftrag etwas berieben, craquelliert, etwas fleckig, oben mit kleiner Farbabplatzung - ungerahmt. >>>Walter Kohlhoff ( *1906 Berlin – 1981 ebenda ). W. Kohlhoff war über 20 Jahre lang Vorstandsmitglied des Vereins Berliner Künstler. Maler urbaner Landschaften Berlins und seiner Umgebung. Kohlhoff zeigt seine Stadtbilder menschenleer und verleiht ihnen somit teils einen denkmalhaften Charakter. In seinen Arbeiten wendet er sich vor allem den ruhigen Orten der Großstadt wie auch Hinterhöfen, Großstadtdächern und abgelegenen Arealen wie Seitenstrassen, Kleingärten, Bahngleisen, Fabrikanlagen etc.. Er malte im Rahmen einer späten Neusachlichkeit. Dies gilt auch für seine anderen Motive wie Bilder aus den Alpen, Landschaftsstudien, Stilleben. Ferner malte er Porträts, Selbstporträts und Aktzeichnungen.<<< ( Weitere Bilder auf Anfrage – further pics at request ) ( Artikelnumer 15758 ) Versand D: 5,00 EUR Walter Kohlhoff, Neue Sachlichkeit, Berliner, Google, Berlin, signiert, Ölgemälde, datiert, Frau, Frauenportät, Porträt, Lesende, Gemälde, 1945

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        Historical Records of the Survey of India 

      First edition. 4vols. Extensively illustrated, each volume has cartographic end papers and numbered illustrations ie Vol.1-4, 21, 24, 24, 23. Many of these are folding maps. Original green cloth, a very good set, vol 2 a little shaken but nevertheless sound. xx, 400, [16 index]; xxviii, 478; xii, 535; xviii, 493pp. Dehra Dun, Office of the Northern Circle,  

      [Bookseller: Maggs Bros. Ltd.]
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        L' uomo, questo sconosciuto

      BOMPIANI, 1945. ITALIANO 0,3 Legatura in mezza tela, con piatto cartonato e titolo in oro al dorso. Pagine in buono stato brunite, come i tagli. Traduzione di V. Porta. USATO

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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        Verve, Revue Artistique et Litteraire, Vol IV No 13, Novembre 1945, "De La Couleur

      Paris: Editions De La Revue Verve, 1945. First Edition . Plain Wrappers. Very Good/Lithographic DJ. 14" Tall. Lithographs By Matisse, Color Plates, B/W Lithographs By Matisse. Complete. Contents Fine, Including The Color Lithographic Theme Page De La Couleur And Frontispiece La Chute D'icare And The Green And White Dust Jacket, Also Two B/W Lithos At End, All By Matisse. Dj Worn At Edges, 1" Tear Top Of Front Panel, Spine Chipped Away 2" At Top And 1" At Bottom, With Several Short Cross Tears And Long Splits Up Rear Spine Edge But Otherwise Intact, Minor Losses At Corners.

      [Bookseller: Arroyo Seco Books]
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        Die Buchillustration in Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz seit 1945. Ein Handbuch. Bände I - VI (alles Erschienene). Mit einem einleitenden Essay von Hans Adolf Halbey und einem Text von Jan Tschichold.

      Zusammen 882 Seiten mit zahlreichen Abbildungen. 4, gebundene Ausgabe, 1 Band Original Ganz-Leineneinband, zwei Bände Original Halb-Leineneinband in Kasette die Bände sauber und frisch, lediglich bei Band III minimale Fleckchen am Kopfschnitt. Die Bände I, II u. III jeweils eins von 150 Exemplaren der Vorzugsausgabe mit den beiliegenden Suiten, enthaltend Original-Graphiken Band I: Imre Reiner (Holzstich), Wilhelm Neufeld (dreifarbiger Holzschnitt). Band II: Otto Rohse (Holzstich), Eduard Bargheer (Kaltnadelradierung), Band III: Christoph Meckel (Radierung), HAP Grieshaber (Holzschnitt). Alle 6 Graphiken numeriert (65/150) und signiert. Das wichtigste und umfassendste Werk zur Buchillustration nach 1945 mit einigen Hundert Präsentationen der wichtigsten Werke auf jeweils einer Doppelseite mit Abbildungen sowie den maßgeblichen Künstler-Bibliographien. Dieses materialreiche Handbuch kann und will nur einen Überblick vermitteln und konzentriert sich folglich allein auf "Gültiges und beachtenswerte Erscheinungen" aus den Jahren 1945 bis 1981.

      [Bookseller: Bührnheims Literatursalon GmbH]
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        A rosa do povo (first edition)

      Livraria Jose' Olympio, 1945. In 8 (cm 12,5 x 18,5), pp. 220 + (4). Alcune mancanze riparate ai piatti. Brossura editoriale con alette. Rarissima edizione originale di quella che e' considerata la piu' importante raccolta poetica di uno dei maggiori scrittori brasiliani del Novecento. Si tratta del libro politicamente piu' esplicito di De Andrade, potente sguardo sulla seconda guerra mondiale, sulla divisione ideologica, sulla vita urbana, l'amore e la morte. Lo scrittore osserva tutto questo da quella che era allora la capitale del paese Rio De Janeiro, la prima grande citta' cosmopolita brasiliana, con uno sguardo sulla citta' che da alcuni critici e' stato paragonato a quello di Baudelaire, primo grande cantore dell'esperienza urbana, nei confronti di Parigi. Formalmente il libro si puo' apparentare al modernismo con una sperimentazione del verso che accomuna De Andrade a Walt Whitman. Nei versi si intrecciano la personalita' del poeta, la storia della sua famiglia, la vita quotidiana, la guerra che si presentano con una forza senza precedenti nell'opera dello scrittore brasiliano. ITA

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Coenobium]
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        Jours de gloire. Histoire de la libération de Paris

      D. Lambusier 1945 - - D. Lambusier, Paris s.d. (1945), 22,5x28,5cm, en feuilles. - Edition originale imprimée à 1050 exemplaires numérotés sur Lana et vendue au profit des oeuvres de la Croix-Rouge française pour les prisonniers de guerre. Texte de Paul Eluard, Colette, Paul Valéry, André Billy, Charles Vildrac, Paul Aveline, Alexandre Arnous, Jean-Jacques Bernard, Harold Callender. Préface du général Koenig. Ouvrage illustré d'une gravure au burin et de deux dessins de Pablo Picasso, d'un frontispice de Jean-Gabriel Daragnès, de quatre eaux-fortes en hors-texte et de dix-sept dessins d'André Dignimont, de quatre eaux-fortes et de vingt-cinq dessins in-texte de Louis Touchagues. Agréable exemplaire. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] first edition printed with 1050 copies numbered on Lana and sold for the benefit of the works of the French Red Cross for the prisoners of war. Text by Paul Eluard, Colette, Paul Valery, André Billy, Charles Vildrac, Paul Aveline, Alexandre Arnous, Jean-Jacques Bernard, Harold Callender. Preface by General Koenig. A work illustrated with an engraving with a chisel and two drawings by Pablo Picasso, a frontispiece by Jean-Gabriel Daragnès, four etchings in hors-texte and 17 drawings by André Dignimont, four eaux- strong and twenty-five in-text drawings by Louis Touchagues. Pleasant copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Five go to Smuggler's Top

      Hodder & Stoughton, London 1945 - HARDBACK - A very good or better book with occasional pale spotting to the front and rear boards. Internally, the pages are clean with a neat ink inscription to the verso of the front endpaper. The near fine dust wrapper is complete with a few tiny nicks to the extremities. A very clean white spine, with the publishers printed price of 6/-net present. A very attractive copy. The fourth Famous Five adventure. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: West Hull Rare Books - P.B.F.A.]
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        Five Go to Smuggler's Top.

      London: Hodder & Stoughton Limited,, 1945. Octavo. Original light blue cloth, spine and front cover lettered in black, pictorial endpapers. With the pictorial dust jacket. Colour frontispiece and illustrations to the text by Eileen Soper. Ownership inscription and address to front flap of dust jacket. Some discolouration to spine and covers, a little foxing to edges of text block, frontispiece slightly cockled. A very good copy in the dust jacket which has a couple of chips and marks to spine panel, nicks and rubbing to extremities. First edition, first impression of the fourth adventure in the Famous Five series, uncommon in the dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Dodoitzu

      First bilingual edition, one of 75 numbered copies on vélin blanc Lafuma paper, the tirage de tête.With 30 color illustrations by Rihakou Harada. Two snags and tears to spine, one small stain to head of upper cover, but otherwise a good copy. Gallimard Paris 1945 21,5x28cm broché

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1945

      Sporting Handbooks 1945 - 82nd year. Original hardback. Light spotting to prelims, generally a very good copy with gilt bright. 

      [Bookseller: Sportspages]
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        John Wisden's Cricketers' Almanack for 1945 - 1945 Original Hardback Wisden

      1945. Similar to the '46 , this Wisden is excellent but there is some water damage, but very slight, great gilts and hinges, the first hard to find hardback and hence the price jump. Benno s Notes : Pages 35-40 image pages stuck together (Chris - Pages unstuck when received, maybe time had fixed this?) More information on request.

      [Bookseller: Wisdenshop.com]
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        1945 to 1948 Wisden Hardbacks - Set of 4

      This lot is a Set of 4 Hardback Wisdens - 1945 1946 1947 and 1948. In Very Good Condition, excellent for their age. 1945 is exceptional. 1946 has fading to spine gilts 1947 and 1948 very good for their age, better than average gilts and internally very sound.

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        The Magic of a Name ... Illustrations from Paintings by Roy Nockolds.

      London, G.T. Foulis & Co., Ltd. [1949]. 8vo. Original presentation binding of full morocco, spine with raised bands and lettered in gilt, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers, pp. 283, mounted colour plates; a very good presentation copy with printed presentation leaf at the beginning, inscribed to Air Chief Marshal Sir James M. Robb, with accompanying letter by Ernest Walter Hives, head of the Rolls-Royce Aero Engine division and chairman of Rolls-Royce Ltd. Revised edition of this company history, printed on fine paper.

      [Bookseller: Henry Sotheran Ltd.]
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        Desolacion. Poemas.

      8 Blatt (1.weiss) 248 Seiten 3 Blatt (1. weiss). 8, gebundene Ausgabe, Brauner Halb-Leder-Maroquineinband mit Lederecken und goldgeprägtem Rückentitel. der Buchrücken verblasst, ansonsten sauber und frisch, Erste Ausgabe, selten. Das erste Buch der Trägerin des Literaturnobelpreises 1945. Das erste weiße Blatt mit eigenhändiger Widmung "A Mlle. Mathilde Monnier .... Gabriela", wohl für die französische Schriftstellerin Thyde (Mathilde) Monnier (1887-1967), Vortitel zusätzlich signiert "Gabriela Mistral". Gabriela Mistral, Pseudonym für Lucila Godoy Alcayaga (* 7. April 1889 in Vicuña, Chile - + 10. Januar 1957 in Hempstead, New York) war eine chilenische Dichterin und Diplomatin. Im Jahr 1945 wurde sie mit dem Nobelpreis für Literatur ausgezeichnet. Signaturen von Gabriela Mistral sind äußerst selten!!!!!

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        GREEN LAMA #6 comic book-1945-SPARK-WWII-MAC RAYBOY-Swastika cover

      Spark 1945 - -Mac Rayboy cover and story -Classic SWASTIKA cover -WWII era issue -Tight flat copy with sharp corners. Complete, no restoration. Condition: VF+

      [Bookseller: DTA Collectibles]
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        Over The Hump | Death Rides a Box Car

      Published by Gordon Martin Publishing Co. Ltd., 8 Breams Buildings, London First UK Edition 1945. 1945., 1945. First British edition hard back binding in publisher's original crimson cloth covers, black title and author lettering to the spine. 8vo. 9'' x 5½''. Contains 92 printed pages of text. The American title 'Death Rides a Box Car' appeared in 'The American Magazine' which was first published in January 1945. Near Fine condition book in near Very Good condition dust wrapper with 40 mm piece of paper missing across the bottom of the front cover, a little age tanning of the white paper to the rear cover, not price clipped 5/-. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, it does not adhere to the book or to the dust wrapper. We currently hold in stock 15 other books by this author. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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        Quaderni della critica. Disponiamo: 1945,n.1,2,3, 1946

      20 numeri in 18 fascicoli STATO: DA COLLEZIONE, MOLTO BUONO. TITOLO: Quaderni della critica. Disponiamo: 1945,n.1,2,3, 1946,n.4,5,6, 1947,n.7,8,9, 1948,n.10,11,12, 1949,n.13,14,15, 1950,n.16,17/18, 1951,n.19/20. AUTORE: Croce,Benedetto (diretti da). EDITORE: Gius.Laterza & Figli DATA ED.: 1945-1951, Tutto il pubblicato.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Chiari]
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        An extraordinary, signed wartime photograph of Prime Minister Winston Churchill, Field Marshal Alan Francis Brooke, Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, and General Harry Crerar, taken 4 March 1945 near the Siegfried Line inside the German border during Churchill's visit with the First Canadian Army, and signed by Churchill, Brooke, Montgomery, and Crerar

      Canadian Military Headquarters, 2 Cockspur Street, London: Canadian Military, Public Relations Branch, 1945. Photograph. This extraordinary, signed Second World War photograph was taken on 4 March 1945 on the western front inside the German border near the Siegfried Line. This image is signed by all four wartime leaders it captures, each of them essential to the Allied victories that put them there, on German soil, on the cusp of winning the war. Standing together in the chill early spring are: British Prime Minister Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill (1874-1965); Field Marshal Alan Francis Brooke (1883-1963), wartime Chief of the Imperial General Staff, Chairman of the Chiefs of Staff Committee, and professional head of the army; Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery (1887-1976), “the outstanding British field commander of the twentieth century” and; General Henry Duncan Graham “Harry” Crerar (1888-1965), then commanding the largest force ever commanded in the field by a Canadian. The four stand beside the car ostensibly used to transport the visiting dignitaries, bare trees and a gray sky visible in the background, and all four men dressed to ward off the cold. Montgomery faces the camera in the background center while Churchill (cigar in his mouth) and Crerar are in profile, facing one another, Crerar apparently in the process of speaking to Churchill. Brooke stands, hands clasped in front of him, behind and to the left of Crerar. Montgomery signed in black ink “B .L. Montgomery | Field-Marshal.” at the upper center of the image. Churchill's signature, “Winston S. Churchill”, is at the lower center-right of the photo, the “S.” and “Churchill” extending into the bottom of his overcoat. Crerar signed “H. D. G. Crerar” across his own right elbow. Brooke signed at the upper left background above his own head. Montgomery's signature, on the gray sky background, is clearest. Churchill's signature, heavily inked in black, is distinct, but on a darker background. Crerar's signature, also on a dark background, has faded, but remains clearly legible. Brooke's signature is still readily apparent, but considerably faded and more difficult to decipher. The silver-gelatin print measures 8.25 x 6.125 inches (21 x 15.75 cm). The verso is stamped “SECRET | NOT TO BE | PUBLISHED”. A second, fainter, ink stamp reads: “CANADIAN MILITARY PHOTOGRAPH | From | Public Relations Branch, | Canadian Military Headquarters, | 2 Cockspur Street” and specifies a “Photo No.” of “47373” hand-written in ink. Hand-written in pencil elsewhere on the verso is the number “47372”. Condition is very good. There are no losses or tears and the surface is clean, free of spotting, soiling, or appreciable abrasion. The lower left edge and bottom edge show minor rippling. This photograph came to us from the nephew of a Swiss collector, from whom it was inherited and whose collection held several vintage photographs of Churchill. After critical losses in the Battle of the Bulge, German forces were pushed back to the Siegfried Line. This system of pillboxes and strong points along the German western frontier fell to the Allies in early 1945. On 2 March 1945, “determined to cross the Siegfried Line himself,” Churchill flew to Brussels with Field Marshal Brooke and General Ismay. On 4 March, when this photo was taken, Churchill visited the First Canadian Army and General Crerar. (Gilbert, Vol. VII, pp.1239-40) Montgomery and Crerar were in the midst of Operation Veritable, the northern element of the Allied effort to clear German forces from the area between the Rhine and Maas rivers. The successful end of Operation Veritable came a few days after Churchill's visit; on 10 March, the Germans abandoned their last bridgehead on the west bank of the Rhine at Wesel. In a 26 March letter of congratulations to Crerar, Eisenhower wrote “Probably no assault in this war has been conducted under more appalling conditions of terrain than was that one. It speaks volumes for your skill and the valor of your soldiers that you carried it through to a successful conclusion.”

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        Zsolnay - Kunst - Edition Männer- Leben. Vorzugsausgabe: Gierig (Martin Amis), Der Traum des Dick Pierce (John Casey), Der Honorarkonsul (Graham Greene), Schmutziger Lorbeer ( Budd Schulberg Schicksalswege in einer gnadenlosen, sich ständig veränderten Welt

      8, gebundene Ausgabe, Hardcover/Pappeinband mit Holzkasette einmalige, limitierte Vorzugsausgabe Nr. 500 von 500. Im Band "Der Honorarkonsul" von Immendorff nummeriert und signiert, Umschlagentwurf und Vorsatzillustrationen von Jörg Immendorff. 5 Bände in Holzkassette. Diese noch in Orginalfolie, nur zur Kontrolle des signierten Bandes geöffnet, ungelesenes und völlig unberührtes Exemplar, in dieser Erhaltung wahrscheinlich einmalig. Jörg Immendorff (* 14. Juni 1945 in Bleckede bei Lüneburg + 28. Mai 2007 in Düsseldorf) war ein deutscher Künstler (Malerei, Bildhauerei, Grafik und Aktionskunst) und Kunstprofessor. Immendorff wurde seit Beginn der 1980er Jahre zu einem der bekanntesten deutschen Künstler der Gegenwart.

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        Probleme der Lyrik. Vortrag in der Universität Marburg am 21.August 1951.

      48 Seiten 8, Englische Broschur. die Broschur gering berieben, am Rückdeckel mit kleinem Fleck und kleinem Randanriß, Buchblock sauber und frisch, auf dem Vorsatz von Benn voll signiert und datiert ( 15. VIII. 55 / Flensburg), mit dieser Schrift wurde Benn erstmals nach 1945 in der deutschen Öffentlichkeit wieder wahrgenommen und bestimmte die Lyrik-Diskussionen für einige Jahre. Gottfried Benn (* 2. Mai 1886 in Mansfeld, Brandenburg - + 7. Juli 1956 in Berlin) war ein deutscher Arzt, berühmter Dichter und Essayist.

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        The green years

      Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1945. Second edition. Maroon and black publisher's cloth, gilt lettering and ornaments to top cover and spine, in original green and maroon dust-jacket. Dust-jacket a bit tattered, with some chipping and a few small tears. Presentation inscription to front paste-down, inscriptions to front and rear fly-leaves. Second edition, published the prior year simultaneously in Boston and Toronto. This novel "relates the development into manhood of a sensitive, trusting boy beset from every side with crushing difficulties." It was made into a motion picture in 1946 and starred Charles Coburn, Tom Drake, Hume Cronyn, Dean Stockwell, Jessica Tandy, Richard Haydn, Wallace Ford, and Selena Royle, all of whom signed the front fly-leaf (amongst many other actors from the film). The signatures of the crew members, including the cameraman, wardrobe, scriptwriter, sound-man, make-up artists and more adorn the rear fly-leaf.

      [Bookseller: B & L Rootenberg Rare Books & Manuscript]
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        Jours de gloire. Histoire de la libération de Paris

      first edition printed with 1050 copies numbered on Lana and sold for the benefit of the works of the French Red Cross for the prisoners of war. Text by Paul Eluard, Colette, Paul Valery, André Billy, Charles Vildrac, Paul Aveline, Alexandre Arnous, Jean-Jacques Bernard, Harold Callender. Preface by General Koenig. A work illustrated with an engraving with a chisel and two drawings by Pablo Picasso, a frontispiece by Jean-Gabriel Daragnès, four etchings in hors-texte and 17 drawings by André Dignimont, four eaux- strong and twenty-five in-text drawings by Louis Touchagues. Pleasant copy. D. Lambusier Paris s.d. (1945) 22,5x28,5cm en feuilles

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        The Glass Menagerie

      - New York: Random House, (1945). FIRST PRINTING. 12mo. 124 pp. Red cloth stamped in black and in gilt; dust-jacket with a few small closed tears; contemporary owner's signature on front free endpaper. An almost near-fine copy of Williams' first major play. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Darren Winston, Bookseller, IOBA, SNEAB]
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        Music Hall.

      Paris: Au Dépens de l'Artiste, 1945. First edition. Wrappers. Board chemise and slipcase. . Near Fine. Quite scarce, with only five copies listed on OCLC First Search, and only one of these in the U.S. (at Illinois State). No. 49 on rives blanc from a total limitation of 106. 4to. 31.5 by 25.5 cm. Suite of 12 color etchings of a risqué Parisian nightclub, with dancers such as the Folies Bergere or Tabarin -- dance lines, skimpy attire, high kicking, a balloon dancer, a jaded chanteuse, an exotic "Latin" ballroom dancer, a black dancer, black jazz musicians, an "American" performer, etc. The pictures are titled in the table of plates, and each is signed in pencil by Ronsin. The very colorful plates capture the ebullient esprit of the nightclub, its fun, and perhaps just a touch of its sleaze and pathos. The plates are in fine condition. Only the slipcase shows wear.

      [Bookseller: White Fox Rare Books and Antiques]
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        1945 to 1948 Wisden Hardbacks - Set of 4

      This lot is a Set of 4 Hardback Wisdens - 1945 1946 1947 and 1948. In Very Good Condition, excellent for their age. 1945 is exceptional. 1946 has fading to spine gilts 1947 and 1948 very good for their age, better than average gilts and internally very sound.

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        Build for the Future . Buy U.S. Savings Bonds

      GPO, [Washington?] 1945 - "Official U.S. Treasury Poster" printed at bottom. 47 x 66cm. Faintly visible horizontal and vertical fold. Small, almost invisible, wrinkle at bottom. This color illustrated poster was drawn by William Kautz (1919-1988). It features a red brick wall and some ivy surrounding a brass plaque. The wall-mounted plaque has an bust portrait of Carver at the top below which is the following Carver quote: Without Vision there is no hope. Protect your Country . and Your Future."

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        RISORGIMENTO, rivista mensile fasc. 1-5 (da aprile ad agosto 1945) TUTTO IL PUBBLICATO, Roma, Einaudi Giulio, 1945

      1945. formato cm. 15,5 c 21,5 -brossura . fascicoli sciolti. La rivista viene stampata presso gli stabilimenti tipografici CARLO COLOMBO di Roma. Redattore responsabile CARLO SALINARI. Nell'editoriale del primo numero viene affermato che l'intendimento era quello di esprimere "la cultura di una società aperta e progressiva", basata sulla larga unità di convergenza di uomini che avevano guidato la RESISTENZA E LA LIBERAZIONE, nel tentativo di ottenere una intesa sempre più larga e necessaria e vicendevolmente fruttuosa di scrittori e lettori. Per questo scopo la rivista presenterà collaboratori che, pur appartenendo a partiti ed orientamenti diversi, si erano RITROVATI IN UNA LOTTA POLITICA COMUNE. Su questa linea la rivista espresse assi bene quel clima UNITARIO caratteristico dei primissimi tempi del dopoguerra. Praticamente il "secondo RISORGIMENTO" come dichiara la stessa testata. Ciò viene ampiamente provato dall'eclettismo dei protagonisti degli scritti. NUMERO 1 (aprile '45) pagine 1-97. Scritti di LUIGI STURZO, MARRA, ALDO ROMANO, PAOLO TREVES, UMBERTO MASSOLA, EMILIO LUSSU, VITTORIO SERENI, G.B. MARINI, UMBERTO SABA, ALBERTO MORAVIA, NATALINO SAPEGNO, FEDELE D'AMICO. NUMERO 2 (maggio '45) Disegni di MARIO MAFAI E PURIFICATO pp 98-192. Scritti di MARRA, LUIGI SALVATORELLI, PALMIRO TOGLIATTI, CARLO DIONISOTTI, FRANCESCO LEONE, PIETRO GRIFONE, MASSIMO ALOISI, FRANCESCO JOVINE, ANTONIO RUSSI, FABRIZIO ONOFRI. NUMERO 3 (giugno '45) pp 193-288. Disegni di OMICCIOLI e MONACHESI. Scritti di GUIDO CALOGERO, FABIO CUSIN, ALDO ROMANO, FRANZ CSOKOR, LUIGI KAMBO, ANTONIO MURA, ENRICO GALLUPPI, NATALINO SAPEGNO, FABRIZIO ONOFRI. NUMERO 4 (luglio '45) pp. 289-384. Disegni di OMICCIOLI. Scritti di NELLO ROSSELLI, LUIGI SALVATORLELLI, ORESTE LIZZADRI, MARIO SPINELLA, FABRIZIO ONOFRI, ALFREDO ORECCHIO, FRANCESCO MONTEROSSO, FRANCO CALAMANDREI, NUMERO 5 (agosto '45) pp. 395-480. Disegni di ANTONIO VANGELLI. Scritti di GASTONE MANACORDA, NATALINO SAPEGNO (la Rivoluzione Liberale) PAOLO ALATRI, MASSIMO MILA, CARLO BERNARI, ANTONIO RUSSI, CARLO MUZZI, GAETANO TROMBADORI. L'editore Giulio Einaudi iniziava ad ergersi protagonista della scena culturale e politica del primo dopoguerra. La rara collezione di tutto il pubblicato viene offerta a.

      [Bookseller: Libreria e Rivisteria Ferraguti]
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        ESTADIO SANTIAGO BERNABEU. Huarte y Cia. S.L. Construcciones 11. Proceso de construcción del estadio del Real Madrid.

      s.f, S.l - 16x11'5, 8h (incl. 1 lám. ), 45 láms. fot. del proceso de construcción (varias despl.) Tela edit. - La obra fue adjudicada en mayo de 1945, y finalizó en noviembre de 1947. Arquitectos: Luis Alemany Soler y Manuel Muñoz Monasterio. Ingeniero: Carlos Fernández Casado.

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        El pobrecito hablador

      Montaner y Simón, Barcelona 1945 - 211 pp páginas

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        The Crack-Up. With other Uncollected Pieces, Note-Books and Unpublished Letters. Together with Letters to Fitzgerald from Gertrude Stein, Edith Wharton, T. S. Eliot, Thomas Wolfe and John Dos Passos. And Essays and Poems by Paul Rosenfeld, Glenway Wescott, John Dos Passos, John Peale Bishop and Edmund Wilson. Edited by Edmund Wilson.

      New York: printed for New Directions by Peter Beilenson, Mount Vernon, NY, 1945 - Octavo. Salmon pink cloth-backed boards with a pink title label to spine, pink patterned paper sides, top edge pink. With the dust jacket. Endpapers a little tanned, light spotting to fore edge of text block. An excellent copy in a slightly chipped and dust-soiled jacket with mild toning to spine panel. First edition, first printing, first issue binding, of this posthumous collection of previously unpublished Fitzgerald material. From the library of noted Irish bibliophile Dr Philip Murray, author of Adventures of a Book Collector (2011), though not marked as such. Bruccoli A19.1.a. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Cannery Row

      Cannery Row by John Steinbeck (author of The Grapes of Wrath, Of Mice and Men, and East of Eden) Hardcover First Edition - First Printing - Second State Binding - First State Dust Jacket Viking 1945. $2.00 cover price inside front dust jacket flap. First Printing since there is NO subsequent printing information on the copyright page. Second state canary yellow boards with blue lines and lettering on the front and spine. NOT to be confused with the wartime edition in blue boards. (see edition information below)Fine- in Near Fine unrestored Dust Jacket. A really nice exceptional copy in dust jacket. The book itself is just about fine with very clean pages. Dust jacket is quite clean and bright at the front, and does NOT have any major tears. Typical edge-wear top and bottom spine and rubbing and nicks to the same and at the corners, and some typical soiling to the back of the dust jacket. Overall a very clean and presentable first edition copy of one of the half-dozen major works of Steinbeck.Note on edition/state: The first edition/first printing of this book appeared in two states, both released simultaneously. The first state has been determined to be buff-colored (somewhat tan-like) boards while the second state is canary yellow. Apparently, during production, the printers ran out of the buff/tan materials for the boards, and to meet the publishing deadline, yellow colored materials were brought in and used for the rest of the print-run. Purists collectors will contest the buff-colored boards are the most preferable. However, they really represent at best simply two states of the first printing (not two printings as further printings would be indicated subsequently because the book was popular) since copies of both states were released simultaneously in 1945. At the time, buyers would have had about a 50-50 chance of purchasing either the buff or yellow boards of these copies. Typically, first state copies of the buff-tan variety in near fine or better dust jackets are priced at $2000+, while the yellow boards, as offered here, can be had for a fraction of the price. Everything else, the pages, the dust jacket price, etc, are the same. As a collector, I am more interested in the condition of the dust jacket rather than whether the boards are first or second state. Shortly thereafter, a so-called wartime edition was issued in blue boards. The wartime edition, while a good reading copy, has essentially almost no premium value on the collectors market.NOTE: All modern books with dust jackets come with dust jacket covers.ALSO: The pictures are of the actual item for sale. (The pictures are NOT stock photos.)

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        Sparkling Cyanide. SIGNED BY AGATHA CHRISTIE.

      London.: Collins Crime Club., 1945. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. A very good plus copy that has been signed by AGATHA CHRISTIE in ink directly on the title page. No inscriptions, no loss or tears. 160 slightly age appropriate pages. Shows a date of 1945 on the copyright page. No other dates mentioned. First UK Edition. Outer red boards with black lettering to the spine is clear and uniform. Slight fade at top and bottom of spine corresponding to the chips on the wrapper. The original wrapper is in a very good condition and has a small loss of 1 inch to the base of the spine (now filled in by placing a facsimile of the original to cover this loss). Shows a price of 8s 6d net on the front flap. Creases to the top front cover and a small circular mark on the rear. This edition is becoming more difficult to find and one with the signature of Agatha Christie included is a huge bonus.

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        Returned mail sent to a World War II Marine who was captured on Corregidor and died in a Japanese prison camp

      1945. Very good. Envelope only, no letter. The envelope was addressed to Private First Class Walter Mikucki at the Osaka Yodogawa Bunsho POW Camp in Japan. It has a typed "Prisoner of War Postage Free" free frank in the upper right corner and has received a Chicago "War Savings machine postmark dated Jan 13, 1944. The envelope was opened by a U.S. censor and resealed using censor tape annotated, "Examined by 6587." The address was subsequently obliterated with a red cross and black bands using grease pencil or crayon. It has a circular handstamp in the lower right corner dated Nov 20 1945 with text that appears to read "[LIBER]ATED HQ. USMC., WASH., D.C." Ther is a USMC "pointing finger" return-to-sender hand stamp that point to the return address. Pfc. Mikucki was a member of the 4th Marine Regiment when, as war clouds rumbled in the Pacific, it was sent from China to Corregidor to defend Manila Bay in the Philippines. Shortly after its arrival, Japan launched its sneak attack on Pearl Harbor and allied bases throughout the Pacific. Corregidor was bombed continuously from late December, 1941 until May 5, 1942 when an overwhelming force of Japanese soldiers landed on the island. After tanks were brought ashore the following day, Lt. Gen. Johathan Wainwright realized defeat was imminent and surrendered fearing the thousand or so wounded men and bedraggled defenders would be annihated. Although most of the 4th Marine Regiment had been killed, the remaining men were transported to prison camps in Japan. The Yodogawa Bunsho Camp near Osaka was one of the smallest Japanes prisoner of war camps, and records in the National Archives identify only 12 prisoners that were known to have been held there. Pfc. Mikucki's name is not on that list. Other records show that Mikucki may have been imprisoned at various times at the Itchioke, Chikko, and Umeda Bunsho camps. He died from unknown causes on March 11, 1943. Clearly this information was not provided by the Japanese to the Red Cross as Mikucki's parents sent this letter ten months later. Examples of mail sent to American prisoners held in Japan are very scarce, and this example may be unique for as os 2017, I am unable to find any record of other returned mail for Corregidor Marines who died in Japanese prisoner of war camps in philatelic or ephemera auctions records, for sale in the trade, or held by institutions per OCLC. Also, there is no mention of anything similar in Gruenzner's Postal History of pf American POWs.

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