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        XIV FERIA DE MUESTRAS BARCELONA 1946

      1946 - Soporte: Entelado/On linen. Localidad: Barcelona. Tamaño del cartel: 68x99 El cartel está en excelente condición.

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        Der grosse Entschluss - Monatsschrift für aktives Christentum (später Titeländerung in "Entschluss - Jesuiten, Gesellschaft, Spiritualität). Konvolut folgender Jahrgänge: 1946-1973, 1976-1978, 1980-1984 und 1986-1998.

      Herder, Wien 1946 ff... Gebunden in 48 Bänden. 4°, gebunden in Halbleinen (farbllich unterschiedlich),. Einbände teils etwas fleckig und berieben, bei den frühen Jahrgängen Papier altersbedingt gebräunt, ansonsten gut erhaltene Reihe,

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Hagena & Schulte GbR]
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        Escape on Venus [signed by Burroughs' daughter]

      Tarzana, CA: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc., 1946 Near fine in better than very good jacket. Tarzana: Edgar Rice Burroughs Inc., 1946. First Edition. 7½x5. Blue cloth, jacket. A few small chips and tears to jacket. Book shows small spots on spine; mild edge rubs to cloth; offsetting to endpaper gutters; near fine in better than very good jacket. Inscribed of front free endpaper: "To Bill Maynard with love, Joan Burroughs Pierce". Joan Burroughs Pierce was ERB's daughter; she portrayed Jane on the Tarzan radio show and was married to James H. Pierce, the actor picked by ERB to play Tarzan on screen and radio. Burrough's fourth Venus title. L1&2

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        Les Trois Impostures. Gravures de Laboureur.

      - (Paris), Creuzevault, 1946. 25,8 : 17 cm. 2 w.Bl., 106,(10) S., 3 w.Bl. Mit 20 farbigen u. 3 schwarzweissen Textholzschnitten nach Radierungen. Orig.-Umschlag in OChemise u. OSchuber. Eines von insgesamt 262 numerierten Exemplaren auf Rives. - Mit 23 Illustrationen in Holzschnitt von Georges Beltrand nach Radierungen von J.E.Laboureur. Typographie durchgehend in Schwarz u. Grün gedruckt. - Vereinzelt ganz schwach stockfleckig, sonst tadellos. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Gerhard Zähringer, Antiquariat & Galerie]
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        Trouble Follows Me

      Dodd Mead 1946 - A near fine first edition in a very good dust jacket that has been trimmed a quarter inch but still has the original price of $2 on the front flap. Housed in a custom-made collector's slipcase. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Three Years with Eisenhower: the Personal Diary of Captain HarryC. Butcher

      London - William Heineman Ltd, 1946 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A copy of Three Years with Eisenhower: the Personal Diary by Captain Harry C. Butcher, Naval Aide to General Eisenhower 1942-1945. Three Years with Eisenhower is a new kind of history; it is a back-stage account of the greatest drama in world history. It is written free style, and gives an unusual combination of the small day-to-day interests and over-all political and military strategy of the war. Condition: In a black cloth binding with unclipped dustwrapper. Externally, excellent with just some minor shelfwear and handling marks only. Dustwrapper is generally smart with some rubbing and chips to the spine. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and clean. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED..

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        Harbour, Lithograph, by, Julian Trevelyan, School print, no 9, 1946

      The Baynard Press, School Prints Ltd, 1946, Single sheet thick paper, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, 1st Edition, Illustrated By: Julian TrevelyanThe Baynard Press. Size: 765 x 495 mm.. 1 pp. Item Type: Modern Print. This Lithograph is titled 'Harbour' School Print and is by an artist named Julian Trevelyan. All edges are in excellent condition aside one small tear approx 5 mm. on the left hand side edge. This does not interfere with the image. Overall size of the print is 765 x 495 mm. It will be posted rolled in a stout tube but can be mounted /framed at your request.Why on amazon do most sellers not describe their actual item?Buy with confidence, support a genuine Independent Bricks & Mortar Real Bookshop and help to preserve our High streets as interesting places to shop. We are Maynard & Bradley CAMBO & PBFA (now lapsed) members here in Leicester City Centre, UK Illustrator: Julian Trevelyan. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Art & Design; Inventory No: 50241.

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        UNIKAT !! Lieder aus China. Kalligraphische Handschrift des der "Offenbacher Schule" zuzurechnenden bekanntesten Kalligraphen Maximilian Karl (MK) Neudold.

      Frankfurt, Eigenverlag, 1946.. 8°, Blockbuchbindung. Sechs Lieder auf unbeschnittenen Bütten geschrieben, mit handgezeichneter Titelvegnette und zwei handgezeichneten Aquarellen. Von Hand gebundener (Bast) Blockbuchbindung, die Buchdeckel wurden mit dekoratiem Seidenpapier bezogen. Vom MK Neudold signiert und mit Opuszahl (573) versehen. Die Nachdichtungen wurden folgender Ausgabe entnommen: Hans Böhm, Lieder aus China. Nachdichtungen chinesischer Lyrik, München, Callwey 1929. Sehr gut erhaltenes u. seltenes Exemplar.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat an der Universität München]
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        HAGADA POUR PAQUE traduit en Francais. offeert gracieusement a l'occasion de la fete de Paque par la Societe pour la distribution du pain aux pauvers Haggadah shel Pesach im pitron tzarfati im kol diney hakhag vetziyurim yafim venekhmadim

      Imp. R. M. Moscovitch [circa 1946], Cairo, Egypt - [2], 32 pages. Laid in is March 1, 1946 printed letter in French that came with the haggadah. Yudlov 3799 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Meir Turner]
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        The Case of the Borrowed Brunette (Inscribed)

      William Morrow & Co., New York 1946 - INSCRIBED by the author on FEP: "To Eleanor Bertrand / who played 'Della Street' to me when I was stranded in Chicago. Many thanks to a very competent girl / Yours / Erle Stanley Gardner / January 1947." A fine copy in a near fine color pictorial dust jacket, [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Charles Parkhurst Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        THE SPIDER LILY

      David McKay Company [1946], Philadelphia - Octavo, cloth. Inscribed presentation copy in the year of publication. A very good copy, some spotting to front and back covers in a very good price clipped dust jacket, shelf wear along bottom edge, mild shelf wear to spine ends, small chip to upper front panel, some rubbing along spine fold. An uncommon title and quite scarce signed. (9514) [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: John W. Knott, Jr, Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB]
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        Little Fur Family

      New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, , 1946. Miniature format (82 × 54 mm). Original boards covered in rabbit fur, in the original illustrated box with die-cut window exposing the bear's tummy. colour illustrations by Garth Williams Just a touch of fur loss to top edge, in the original pictorial box which is lightly toned. An excellent copy. First edition, first printing, of this charming novelty presentation. "The diminutive 1946 rabbit-fur-bound edition had proven difficult to store (moths got into Harper's warehouse, destroying a large quantity of the first printing)" (Marcus 33) and later editions had imitation fur or none at all. Margaret Wise Brown was to a degree obsessed with fur, even having some of her personal books covered in rabbit fur.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Aussprache. Sammlung von Typoskripten und Korrespondenzen zu einem Berliner Zeitschriften-Projekt der frühen Nachkriegszeit. Mit Beiträgen von Rainer Hildebrandt, Paul Hildebrandt, Julius Schirren u.a.

      Berlin, 1946. - Ca. 100 Blatt in Mappe. 4 . Interessantes Quellenmaterial für das Projekt einer demokratischen Zeitschrift, die in dieser Form nicht zustande kam. Zu den Mitarbeitern gehörten Arnold Bauer und Rainer Hildebrandt aus dem Umkreis der Widerstandsgruppe Harnack/Schulze-Boysen, der Schulreformer Paul Hildebrandt, der Jung-Schüler Julius Schirren, der Historiker Paul Streisand u.a.m. Auf den Mitarbeiterlisten werden auch Peter Suhrkamp und Adolf Vierkandt verzeichnet. Vorliegend verschiedene Dispositionen, Inhaltsverzeichnisse u.ä., meist mit handschirftlichen Korrekturen und Zusätzen. Enthält Typoskript-Beiträge von Rainer Hildebrandt: "Das Dämonische Phänomen." - Julius Schirren: "Ein Beitrag zur Psychopathologie des Füher-Kultes". - Joachim Streisand: "Wissenschaft und Jugend." - Maria Schneider: "Die Einbildung als weltbewegende Kraft" (erschien in der Deutschen Rundschau, Oktober 1946) u.a.m.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Mertens & Pomplun GbR]
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        Les Trois Impostures. Gravures de Laboureur.

      . (Paris), Creuzevault, 1946. 25,8 : 17 cm. 2 w.Bl., 106,(10) S., 3 w.Bl. Mit 20 farbigen u. 3 schwarzweissen Textholzschnitten nach Radierungen. Orig.-Umschlag in OChemise u. OSchuber.. Eines von insgesamt 262 numerierten Exemplaren auf Rives. - Mit 23 Illustrationen in Holzschnitt von Georges Beltrand nach Radierungen von J.E.Laboureur. Typographie durchgehend in Schwarz u. Grün gedruckt. - Vereinzelt ganz schwach stockfleckig, sonst tadellos.

      [Bookseller: Gerhard Zähringer Antiquariat und Galeri]
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        Duke Ellington

      New York: Creative Age Press. (1946). First. First edition. Extremities and lettering rubbed, about very good, lacking the dustwrapper. Nicely Inscribed by the subject of the book: "To the Magnifique Marion. Good luck, Duke." .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        DELTA WEDDING

      New York: Harcourt, Brace and Co., [1946].. Cloth. First edition. With a later signed inscription from Welty on the title. Faint patch of dulling to upper board, else a tight, bright copy, without dust jacket. POLK A5:1.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        Autobiography of a Yogi

      Philosophical Library 1946 - Non-personalized author inscription to front free-endpaper: "With blessings, Paramhansa Yogananda, L. A. , Calif. , Sept 25, 1949." Binding very lightly shaken. Owner note to inner pastedown. Front free-endpaper, title page and dedication page are slightly rolled at bottom corner. Evidence of faint moisture exposure; many pages have slight rippling to bottom edges. Text not affected, inner pages are unmarked and there is no odor. Red top-stain. From estate of noted psychiatrist and LSD research Dr. Oscar Janiger. ; 498 pages; Signed by Author [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Dangling Man

      London: John Lehmann, 1946. First English edition of the author's first book. Octavo, original boards. Signed by the author. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with the lightest of wear. Saul Bellow is the only author to have received three National Book Awards, for The Adventures of Augie March, Herzog, and Mr. Sammler's Planet, in addition to both the Pulitzer and Nobel prizes. The Sunday Times praised these achievements when it revered "Bellow's oeuvre [as] both timeless and ruthlessly contemporary.

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        THE CASE OF THE BORROWED BRUNETTE (Presentation Copy of the First Edition)

      New York: William Morrow, 1946. Gardner, Erle Stanley. THE CASE OF THE BORROWED BRUNETTE. New York: William Morrow, 1946. First Edition, first printing. A NEAR FINE copy (one corner bumped) in a better than Very Good ORIGINAL PRICED ($2.50) DUST JACKET (chip to bottom of spine and top corner of the front panel else just lightly worn). PRESENTATION INSCRIPTION BY THE AUTHOR in the year of publication: "To Tee/ from her Uncle Erle with salutations from one damn good writer to another/ Yours / Erle Stanley Gardner/ November 1946." Tee Rose, a young writer from San Francisco, became a lifelong friend of ESG and she always received Gardner's latest book in the mail -- usually immediately upon publication. We have in stock quite a few of his presentation copies to her dating from 1934 to the early 1960s. In THE CASE OF THE BORROWED BRUNETTE, a young woman is hired to impersonate someone because her measurements and coloring match a very specific list. It is a tricky ploy in a divorce, and it soon leads to a murder charge against her chaperone. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good.

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        Enemy Coast Ahead. With an Introduction by Air Chief Marshal Sir Arthur Harris. IN FULL MOROCCO

      Michael Joseph, [1946]. 8vo., First Edition, with a portrait frontispiece; attractively bound in navy blue full morocco, back gilt with five raised bands , second and fourth compartments lettered and ruled in gilt, all other compartments, tooled and ruled in gilt, original backstrip and front endpaper photograph preserved and mounted on new and separate leaves, a most attractive copy ideal as a gift or for presentation. Gibson's own account of his exploits in Bomber Command and a WWII RAF classic, culminating in his account of the 'Dambusters' raid. It contains a ROH of the pilots and crews who flew with him in 83 Squadron, 106 Squadron and the immortal 617 Squadron. The frontispiece reproduces the well-known studio portrait of Gibson by Gordon Anthony; the front endpapers carry the famous aerial photograph of the breached Mohne dam. All early editions are scarce. Enser, p.65; Mulholland & Jordan, G20. . Catalogs: military: aviation.

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        UNIKAT !! Lieder aus China. Kalligraphische Handschrift des der "Offenbacher Schule" zuzurechnenden bekanntesten Kalligraphen Maximilian Karl (MK) Neudold.,

      Frankfurt, Eigenverlag, 1946 - Sechs Lieder auf unbeschnittenen Bütten geschrieben, mit handgezeichneter Titelvegnette und zwei handgezeichneten Aquarellen. Von Hand gebundener (Bast) Blockbuchbindung, die Buchdeckel wurden mit dekoratiem Seidenpapier bezogen. Vom MK Neudold signiert und mit Opuszahl (573) versehen. Die Nachdichtungen wurden folgender Ausgabe entnommen: Hans Böhm, Lieder aus China. Nachdichtungen chinesischer Lyrik, München, Callwey 1929. Sehr gut erhaltenes u. seltenes Exemplar. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 550 [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat an der Uni Muenchen]
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        Tanzendes Ballettpaar, V. II. 1946.

      1946.. Öl auf grundierter Malpappe. 27,7x44 cm. Signiert u. datiert.. TB // VO// Eckstein // Berlin 1876-1957 München. -Einfach gerahmt! -A.d. Nl. des Künstlers! Besuchen Sie uns auch in unserem Laden: München, Amalienstr. 14 A // Mi. - Fr. 11.00 bis 18.30, Sa. 11.00 bis 14.00. Mo. u. Di. nach tel. Absprache! Sie sehen ein alternatives Angebot mit dem Schwerpunkt Kunst!

      [Bookseller: Kunstantiquariat Rolf Peter Brehmer]
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        Glass Manual

      PITTSBURGH PLATE GLASS CO, PITTSBURGH, PA 1946 - covers rubbed and soiled, loose leaf type binder book, tabs browned, pages darkend, inside boardsd irty,12 tab folders, Section A Historical Data Glass, the Material, Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co, the Maker, Glass,Its Composition, Section B Basic Glass products, Polished Plate Glass, Manufacture and Description,Carrara Structural Glass, Manufacture and Description, Pennvernon Sheet Glass, Manufacture and Description, Section C Processes Products, Bent Glass, HerculiteTempered Glass, Laminated Safety Glas, Mirrors , Cermaic Enameled Glass, Section D, P{refrabricated United, Double Glazed Units, Portlights, Herculite Doors, Glass Tanks, Carrara Glass Prefabricated United, Section E.Other Glass Productions, PC Glass Blocks, PC Foamgles, Mississippi Glass Company, Press Prism Plate Glass Company, Leaded Glass, Other FLat Glasses, Secrtion F, Fabricationa, Surface Treatments, Edge Finishing, Herculite Fabrication, Section G, Pittco Store Front Metal, Section H Installation Services, Glass and Glazing Contracts, Pittso Store Fronts, Carrara Structural Glass Insallation, Structural Mirror Installation, Auto Glass Floors,Aquariums, Skylight, Windowe, PC Glass Block Installation, PC Foamglass Installation, Special Installation Details,Section I General Information, General Notes, Federal Specification, Comparable Trade names, Glass Cutting, Versatility of Glass, Section J Technical Data, Polished Plate Glass, Carrara Glass, Window glass, Bent Glass, Laminated Safety Glass, Mirrors, Ceramic Enameled Glass,Lighting Glass, Rough Rolled Glass, PC Glass Block, PC Foamglas, Mississipppi Glass, Pressed Prism Plate Glass Section K Lexicon and Glossary Lexison of Architectural Terms Glossary Section L General Index, Table of Contents Index DATE PUBLISHED: 1946 EDITION: UNPAGINATED [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Outsider

      London: Hamish Hamilton,, 1946. Octavo. Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in black morocco, titles to spine gilt, twin rule to turn-ins gilt, burgundy endpapers, gilt edges. A fine copy. First UK edition, first impression.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        POCKET DOLLY BOOK

      - DOLLS. POCKET DOLLY BOOK by Jean Kell. NY: Capitol Pub. 1946. 4to (7 3/4 x 10 1/2"), pictorial boards, outer edges worn else VG+. The book opens accordion fashion to form a fabulous color illustrated double sided panorama. The story tells the story of rag doll who has her first adventure in the real world with her family. Illustrated with bright colors by Mardi. Tucked into a slot in the font cover is a REAL RAG DOLL that measures 8" high, wears a gingham dress and has black hair tied with red ribbons (doll faded but VG). Quite scarce. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Aleph-Bet Books, Inc. - ABAA]
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        ARTE PORTUGUESA.

      - As Artes Decorativas. Arquitectura e Escultura. Pintura. Por. Antigo Professor da Faculdade de Letras de Lisboa e da Escola Nacional de Belas Artes. Tipografia Almeida & Bento, Lda. Edições Excelsior. S/d. [1946-1951]. Obra em 4 volumes. De 30x24 cm. Com 403, 385, 461 e 364 pags. Encadernações do editoriais inteiras de pele natural com ferros decorativos a ouro e a seco. Profusamente ilustrados com gravuras no texto e em extra-texto com quadricromias (entre as quais a reprodução de um quadro Columbano com o retrato do autor). Obra originalmente publicada em fascículos agrupados em: 1 volume dedicado à Arquitectura e Escultura; 1 volume dedicado à pintura; e 2 volumes dedicados às Artes Decorativas. O volume dedicado à Arquitectura e à Escultura aborda o tema dos grandes monumentos e também os temas da habitação tradicional em Portugal e dos presépios de barro. O volume dedicado à pintura (incluíndo em grande parte o estudo dos frescos e das iluminuras de livros) teve a colaboração de Adriano de Gusmão, em Os Primitivos e a Renascença; de Reinaldo dos Santos; em A Pintura na Segunda Metade do Sec XVI ao final do Séc. XVII; de Julieta Ferrão, em A Pintura no século XVIII; de Carlos Passos, em O pintor Vieira Portuense; e de Diogo de Macedo, em A Arte nos Séculos XIX e XX. Os volumes dedicados às Artes Decorativas incidem, entre outros temas, sobre: A Ourivesaria em Portugal (profana e religiosa), por João Couto; Os Pelourinhos e os Cruzeiros, por Luís Chaves; A Cerâmica em Portugal, por Armando Vieira Santos; A Arte Indo- Portuguesa, por Maria Helena Cagigal e Silva; Tapetes de Arraiolos, por Maria José Mendonça; A Arte nos Metais (ferro, bronze, cobre, latão, estanho e lata), por Luís Chaves; o Mobiliário, por Luís Chaves; a Heráldica na Decoração, por António Machado de Faria; Os Azulejos em Portugal, por Armando Vieira Santos; A Ilustração do Livro (retratos, vinhetas, gravadores e técnicas em Portugal), por Ernesto Soares; O Vidro em Portugal, por Armando Vieira Santos; Colchas de Castelo Branco e Rendas de Peniche, por Clementina Carneiro de Moura; Os Bordados da Madeira, por Vasco de Lucena, Os Coches em Portugal, por Armando Vieira Santos, e ainda de salientar um estudo de 90 páginas sobre os Jardins em Portugal (incluíndo os jardins públicos, os jardins municipais, os jardins dos palácios do Estado, o Jardim Zoológico, as tapadas, os jardins botânicos, etc), por Armando de Lucena. Location/localizacao: 7-A3-B-22 e 8-11-A-3

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        Collection of Vernacular Original Hand-Painted Posters for the American Legion Created by Girls

      [Sanford, Maine]: Sanford High School. [circa 1946]. 15 large and colorful hand-painted posters. Each is approximately 14" x 20". Poster paint on artists board. Variously there is some modest rubbing, light soiling, and edgewear, all of the examples are very good or better. 13 of the artists, each one a high school girl, have signed their work on the verso; two are unsigned. The art promotes American Legion themes: selling poppies made by disabled vets, the plight of disabled military personal (especially amputees), battle scenes, medical scenes, cemetery scenes; one represents a dove of peace clutching a poppy. It seems likely that all of the artists were girls who attended Sanford High School in Sanford, Maine (stated on all of the signed posters). A stark reminder that even on the home front each citizen, including high school students, is expected to play their part. Visually striking remembrances of the horrors and aftermath of war, remarkable to find altogether, and frankly, pretty wonderful. A complete list available upon request. .

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        Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House (First Edition, advance reading copy)

      Simon and Schuster, New York 1946 - Advance Reading Copy, preceding the First Edition. About Fine in illustrated wrappers. Just a hint of toning, brief offsetting at the front endpapers from something once laid in, and light rubbing at the spine ends. Basis for the well-loved 1948 film comedy starring Cary Grant, Myrna Loy and Melvyn Douglas. Wrapper design and interior illustrations by William Steig. An uncommon edition. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc., ABAA]
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        TANUSA GTE TEL [SIGNED, LIMITED EDITION]

      [Hungary] Kiadja: A Hasomer Hacair 1946 - Original Portfolio. 8vo. [4] pages, 10 plates. 22 cm. First edition. Portfolio containing 10 separate black and white prints with Holocaust-related subjects. Ten plates with printed illustrations by Shraga Weil, documenting the holocaust period and life in the camps. Printed in 50 numbered copies, the copy presented here is no. 46, with the signature of Shraga Weil in blue ink. Black portfolio enclosure consisting of the back and four flaps. The two side and bottom flaps are approximately 2 inches while the top flap extends the length of the enclosure. Attached to the exterior of the top flap near the bottom right hand corner is a white rectangular paper form depicting the front cover (image and text) of the book enclosed. Subjects: Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) , in art. None on OCLC. Light edge wear and minor foxing to first page, light wear to portfolio, otherwise very clean and fresh. Very good + condition. Very scarce and important. (HOLO2-118-26) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        MAR'OT HA-HURBAN: MASEKHET HA-SHEMAD SHEL YAHADUT EROPAH

      [Tel Aviv]; Mifleget Po'ale Erets-Yisra'el 1946 - Original Cloth. 8vo. 121 pages. 25 cm. First edition. In Hebrew. Scenes of the Destruction. Important collection of photographic images of Holocaust, published the year after the war’s end in Palestine, not yet Israel. Introduction by Avraham Levinson. Subjects: World War, 1939-1945 - Pictorial works. Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) - Europe. Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) . World War (1939-1945) . Pictorial works. OCLC lists 18 copies. Light edge wear to cloth, endpages lightly foxed, otherwise clean and fresh. Very good condition. (HOLO2-124-4) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        German Sociology (1918-1933). [aus POLITICA - No.I]

      Letchworth: Politica. Very good condition with only minor signs of wear. Original offprint from POLITICA I. Signed and inscribed by Karl Mannheim: "To Prof. Kurt Wolff in friendship - Karl Mannheim - London, April 1946". Extremely rare exile - publication. / Originaler Separatdruck aus POLITICA I, 1934 - Mit handschriftlicher Widung von Mannheim an seinen Schüler Kurt H. Wolff. Mit zwei Anmerkungen Wolff's und seinem handschriftlichen Besitzvermerk: "Columbus, May 13 '46". . Letchworth, Politica, 1934. 8°. 21 pages. Original Softcover (Brochure). Very good condition with only minor signs of wear. Original offprint from POLITICA I. Signed and inscribed by Karl Mannheim: "To Prof. Kurt Wolff in friendship - Karl Mannheim - London, April 1946". Extremely rare exile - publication. / Originaler Separatdruck aus POLITICA I, 1934 - Mit handschriftlicher Widung von Mannheim an seinen Schüler Kurt H. Wolff. Mit zwei Anmerkungen Wolff's und seinem handschriftlichen Besitzvermerk: "Columbus, May 13 '46".

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        MAR'OT HA-HURBAN: MASEKHET HA-SHEMAD SHEL YAHADUT EROPAH

      [Tel Aviv]; Mifleget Po'ale Erets-Yisra'el. 1946. Hardcover. Original Cloth. 8vo. 121 pages. 25 cm. First edition. In Hebrew. Scenes of the Destruction. Important collection of photographic images of Holocaust, published the year after the war?'s end in Palestine, not yet Israel. Introduction by Avraham Levinson. Subjects: World War, 1939-1945 - Pictorial works. Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) - Europe. Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) . World War (1939-1945) . Pictorial works. OCLC lists 18 copies. Light edge wear to cloth, endpages lightly foxed, otherwise clean and fresh. Very good condition. (HOLO2-124-4) .

      [Bookseller: Dan Wyman Books]
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        CHEMIN DE CROIX EN 50 STATIONS: DE COMPIÈGNE A GUSEN II: EN PASSANT PAR BUCHENWALD, MAUTHAUSEN, GUSEN I

      Paris; Librairie Arthème Fayard 1946 - Original Wraps. 4to. 112, [1] pages. 28 cm. First edition. In French. Includes 50 original color illustrations throughout of Compiegne Gusen 2, Buchenwald, Mauthausen, & Gusen 1. Illustrated narrative by the artist and survivor Bernard Aldebert. "Jean Bernard-Aldebert (1909-1974) was born in Saint-Etienne, and began his career as an illustrator for Le Pêle-Mêle in 1928. He was arrested and deported to the Gusan extermination camp in early 1944, after publishing a satirical drawing in Ric et Rac. His deportation was via Compiegne, KZ Buchenwald, KZ Mauthausen, KZ Gusen I to KZ Gusen II (Bergkristall-Esche II underground plant) . One of the very few survivors of Gusen, he captured his experiences during this ordeal in the album 'Chemin de Croix en 50 Stations', published by the Arthème Fayard group in 1946" (Lambiek Comicopedia, 2014) . Subjects: Guerre mondiale (1939-1945) - Camps de concentration - Récits personnels français. Déportés français - 1939-1945 - Récits personnels français. Gusen (Concentration camp) - Pictorial works. Gusen (Concentration camp) . Pictorial works. OCLC lists 19 copies. Clean and fresh. Very good condition. (HOLO2-118-31) xx [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        The Magic Beano Book 1946

      UK: DC Thomson, 1946. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine. Dudley D Watkins. The Magic Beano Book 1946 DC Thomson. No inscriptions, no loose or damaged pages. Clean and unmarked throughout. Binding square and remarkably tight. Covers bright and solid spine. All original.

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        Medusa

      London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1946. Signed, Inscribed (to Poet John Redwood Anderson), and Dated (Feb, 1947) by Visiak. Dust jacket shows geneal wear, aging, with spine reinforced with brown paper, but still shows well (see scan). DJ did do its job protecting the book itself which is clean and bright, with light extremity wear. Binding tight. . Signed and Inscribed by Author. First Thus. Reissue. Cloth, Sewn Binding. Very Good +/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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        AS TEN AS TWENTY

      Ryerson, Toronto 1946 - Page, P.K. AS TEN AS TWENTY. Toronto: Ryerson, 1946. 8vo., 43pp. First Edition of the author's first regularly published collection of poems preceded only by her first appearance in Unit Of Five, 1944 & her novel, The Sun And The Moon, 1944.A fine fresh copy in like dustwrapper. Excellent example. $650.00 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Little White Horse. Illustrated by C. Walter Hodges.

      London: University of London Press Ltd., 1946 - Octavo. Original blue cloth, tree and unicorn to upper board and titles to spine gilt, blue topstain, map-illustrated endpapers. With the pictorial dust jacket. Bookseller's ticket of W. de Guerin, Halkett Library, Jersey. Corners a little bumped. A lovely copy in excellent condition, in the jacket with corners rubbed, a small tear and crease to top edge of front panel, and a faint blue mark to spine. Colour illustrated plates and vignette illustrations in the text by C. Walter Hodges. First edition, first impression. Awarded the Libary Association's Carnegie Medal 1946. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        The Little White Horse. Illustrated by C. Walter Hodges. IN THE DUSTWRAPPER

      University of London Press 1946 - 8vo., First Edition, with a coloured frontispiece, small title-vignette in monochrome, 3 coloured plates, 24 monochrome illustrations (12 full-page) in the text and front and rear endpaper maps in blue, neat contemporary inscription on front free endpaper verso; original pictorial blue cloth, upper board blocked in gilt, gilt back, backstrip lightly faded (but all gilt bright and legible), a very good, bright, clean copy in price-clipped dustwrapper, the latter lightly age-browned at backstrip and (predominantly white) rear panel, and chipped with fractional loss (not affecting lettering) at head and tail of backstrip. A well-above average copy in the notoriously flimsy dustwrapper. Goudge's classic tale for children starring Maria Merryweather was awarded the Carnegie Medal for 1946. It is J.K. Rowling's favourite children's book. Extremely scarce in anything like this condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Journal 1939-1942

      Gallimard, Paris 1946 - [Journal]. Édition en partie originale. Exemplaire S.P. (Service de Presse). Envoi autographe de l'écrivain français André Gide (1869-1951), prix Nobel de littérature 1947, au romancier, essayiste, critique littéraire et scénariste français, membre de l'Académie française Marcel Arland (1899-1986) : " à Marcel Arland / en bien cordial souvenir / André Gide ". En tête de volume on trouve ce paragraphe imprimé : " Des éditions incomplètes de ce Journal ont paru, à New-York (Schiffrin, 15 juin 1944), à Alger (Charlot, 30 septembre 1944) et en Suisse (Editions du Haut-Pays, 5 avril 1945), précédées d'un Avant-Propos (voir appendice I.). Ces Pages de Journal avaient été données préalablement par la revue l'Arche, qui paraissait alors à Alger. Nous avons cru intéressant de reproduire un écho des violentes réactions qu'aussitôt elles soulevèrent. (V. Appendices II et III.) ". Table : Journal 1939 (p.9). Journal 1940 (p.19). Journal 1941 (p.103). Journal 1942 (p. 169). Appendices (p.197). Index (p.207). Erratum Page 52, 7e ligne : lire : Gespräche mit Goethe au lieu de Gesprächungen mit Goethe. " 27 septembre (1940). En un combat douteux, de John Steinbeck. Impeccable traduction d'un livre très remarquable. Moins las, j'aurais plaisir à le louer. Je ne pourrais le faire que trop longuement. C'est la meilleure peinture (psychologique) que je connaisse du communisme; et d'un éclairement parfait. S'il laisse dans la coulisse la contre-partie capitaliste et bourgeoise, du moins la laisse-t-il entrevoir fort habilement dans les dialogues, et cela suffit. Le personnage principal reste la foule; mais de cette masse informe et flottante se détachent diverses figures où les aspects diaprés du problème sont exposés sans que jamais la discussion vienne encombrer et arrêter l'action. Et de même se détachent sur le grand mouvement d'ensemble, dans le sens de la grande vague des intérêts communs ou s'y opposant, les passions ou intérêts individuels des leaders ou des comparses; et cela si équitablement présenté, que l'on ne peut prendre parti pour ou contre la marée des revendications non plus que n'a fait l'auteur. La légitimité de ces revendications, comme la réussite de la lutte elle-même, reste " douteuse ". Douteuse surtout la légitimité de l'emploi de moyens perfides pour amener le triomphe d'une cause, celle-ci fût-elle en elle-même des plus légtimes; mais ce que Steinbeck montre admirablement (sans pourtant rien démontrer), c'est comment sont amenés et contraints à la perfidie, à l'injustice, à la cruauté résolue, ceux à qui tous autres moyens de lutte sont refusés; et comment les plus nobles et généreux caractères s'en trouvent faussés. D'où la grande détrese (sic) que, de part en part, respire ce beau livre atroce. Arrivés à un certain stade de l'histoire, il n'est rien qui ne se présente à l'état de problème. Et la responsabilité de l'homme augmente à mesure que celle des dieux diminue. C'est à l'homme seul, en fin de compte, qu'incombe la solution de tous ces problèmes que lui seul aura soulevés. " (André Gide, Journal 1939-1942, p.89-90). De la bibliothèque du romancier, essayiste, critique littéraire et scénariste français, membre de l'Académie française Marcel Arland (1899-1986) (envoi autographe sur la page de faux-titre) [Achevé d'imprimer sur les Presses de l'Imprimerie Moderne, 177, avenue Pierre-Brossolette, à Montrouge (Seine), le trois juin mil neuf cent quarante-six. (C.O. : 31.2348) Dépôt légal : 2e trimestre 1946 N° d'édition : 578 - N° d'impression : 338] [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Wisdom from Atlantis *SIGNED BY DR. RUTH B DROWN*

      USA DeVorss & Co. 1946. 153 pages. Signed and inscribed by author (dated 1952) upon second blank leaf. Prior owner's signature upon same page. Average wear. Binding sound. Dr. Drown "... produced stunning photographs of soft and hard tissue anywhere within the body using only a dried drop of the patient's blood on a piece of blotter paper." - Trevor Constable. A very rare signed item by this incredibly gifted woman. Signed First Edition Hard Cover 8vo - over 7?" - 9?" tall; First Edition. Good

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        Autograph Postcard Signed

      Autograph Postcard Signed and dated 13 January 1946 to artist Theodore Spicer Simson, granting him permission to produce a medallion of Shaw's wife, who had died three years before. Old glue remnants on the verso, not obscuring the recipient's address, very good. Earlier, Simson had published Men of Letters of the British Isles: Portrait Medallions from the Life (1924) which included G.B.S. In full: "My wife died in 1943. She was sensitive about her personal appearance, and resented the slightest attempt to pass her off as a conventionally pretty woman. The result was that she could not bear any sort of portrait. The photographs I have were forced on her by the passport authorities. Your medallion, which was kindly if not flattering --- a bit sonsie perhaps --- shared the general fate. But there is now no reason why you should not reproduce the medallion ad lib. I, as her executor, have no objection. Both medallions are at your disposal if you can reproduce them and find any market for them. Glad to hear from you again after all the dangers. G. Bernard Shaw." .

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        Independent People [Signed] [Sjálfstætt fólk / Signet]

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1946. First American edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/near fine. A Near Fine copy of the first American edition, first printing, of one of Halldor Laxness' most important works (spine ends mildly pushed, spine gilt slightly dulled with a touch of rubbing, topstain shows some light fading near the spine) in a Near Fine dust jacket (light edge wear and light chipping at the corners, spine slightly darkened),SIGNED BY HALLDOR LAXNESS on the half-title. Halldor Laxness won the 1955 Nobel Prize in Literature "for his vivid epic power which has renewed the great narrative art of Iceland", the only Icelander ever to have won the Prize. Set in the early 20th Century, and published as a single volume in America, this great epic originally appeared in two volumes, "Landnámsmaður Íslands" (1934 - which, translated, means "Icelandic Pioneers") and "Erfiðir tímar" (1935 - which, translated, means "Hard Times"). The two works together comprise "Independent People", the tale of Bjartur, a poor Icelandic sheep farmer who, only recently freed from a system of debt bondage, struggles to survive in Iceland's harsh environment. In his presentation speech at the Nobel Prize ceremony, about Laxness and "Independent People", E. Wessén, Member of the Swedish Academy, stated: "Individual people and their destinies always move us most deeply in Halldór Laxness' novels.....Even more affecting, perhaps, is the story of Bjartur, the man with the indomitable will for freedom and independence, Geijer's yeoman farmer in an Icelandic setting and, with monumental, epic proportions, the settler, the landnámsman of Iceland's thousand-year-old history. Bjartur remains the same in sickness and misfortune, in poverty and starvation, in raging snowstorms and face to face with the frightening monsters of the moors, and pathetic to the last in his helplessness and his touching love for his foster daughter, Ásta Sóllilja." In the view of many, "Independent People" was of great importance in Laxness' winning of the Prize. Signed copies of this epic and important novel are quite scarce, and signed copies in English translation are even more so. A Very Good copy of one of Halldor Laxness' most significant works, SIGNED BY HALLDOR LAXNESS. QUITE SCARCE.

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        Historia De Montserrat.

      Monasterio De Montserrat, Barcelona 1946 - 340 pp. y 62 láminas. Edición de lujo de 150 ejemplares en gran papel, con filigrana "Montserrat", con 28 láminas pintadas a mano. Regia encuadernación en pergamino. Lomera con nervios y florones únicos con la imagen de la montaña. Corte superior dorado. Y sendas tapas grabadas al oro con dos distintas vistas del monasterio. Size: 32,5 x 25 Cm. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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