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        Palimpsest.[Black and Moorhead 170]

      Original Etching. 1946 - Soft ground etching printed in colours on japon. Titled and dated 1946 by the artist in pencil 227mm x177mm [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Roe and Moore]
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        Armorial Valaisan ; Walliser Wappenbuch

      s.l., Archives Cantonales, 1946. - Grand in-4, relié pleine toile écrue, avec titre et écusson en couleurs sur la couverture, XXIII - 304 pages + 40 planches d'illustrations couleurs hors-texte, l'un des 675 exemplaires numérotés de l'édition originale, imprimé chez Orell Füssli à Zurich, excellent état, rare. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Poids Plume]
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        LA FILLE AUX YEUX D'OR.

      - Imprimé à Chartres, La Tradition, 1946. En feuilles : 19x28,5 cm. Ouvrage orné de 19 eaux-fortes originales de Maurice Leroy. Couverture rempliée. Avec une SUITE des 19 cuivres. Le tout dans une chemise-étui cartonnée. Taches sur la chemise-étui et petites traces d'adhésif sans gravité sur la page de garde, sinon ouvrage en bon état. Un des 150 exemplaires avec suite des 19 cuivres (n° 126). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie de l'Univers]
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        Animal Farm

      Harcourt Brace & Company, New York, 1946, Hardcover, Book Condition: Near Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine, 1st US EditionNear fine in a near fine price clipped dust jacket. Light wear to jacket extremities, some light rubbing to the black portions of the jacket. rear panel slightly soiled, Book

      [Bookseller: James Graham, Bookseller]
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        U. S. A.

      Houghton Mifflin, Boston 1946 - 1677 pages. First illustrated edition. Three volume set. One (257) of 350 numbered copies signed by Dos Passos and Marsh on a special page at the beginning of The 42nd Parallel. Three volume deluxe set with beveled edges and the top edges gilt. Fine book in fine dust jackets with glassine windows complete and intact. The only flaw to the set is a small (1/2") piece of the top edge of The Big Money. No slipcase. A beautiful set. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Fireproof Books]
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        Results of the Norwegian Scientific Expedition to Tristan Da Cunha 1937-1938

      Det Norske Videnskaps-Akademi, Oslo - 1946, 1st Edition. (Wrappers) Very good. Vol I, 24, 145, 4, 6, 147, 25, 10, 12, 174pp. vol II, 24, 15, 44, 329pp. Two volumes Octavo, uncut. Numerous plates from photos, and illustrations in text from photos and drawings Original wrappers; edges slightly ragged. Rare. Scientific results from the natural science expedition to Tristan da Cunha in 1937-38 carried out by team of 12 scientists, doctors, and assistants under the leadership of the botanist Erling Christophersen. A complete set of 13 reports bound in the two volumes. Rare Account of Expedition to Tristan Da Cunha [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Aquila Books(Cameron Treleaven) ABAC]
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        Elégies

      Le Calligraphe, Paris 1946 - Edition originale illustrée hors texte d'une LITHOGRAPHIE originale en couleurs de Jean DUBUFFET. La planche sur double page est insérée dans le livre. Tirage unique à 306 exemplaires. Un des 296 exemplaires sur papier B.F. K. de Rives. Joint le prospectus de la collection Incidences, dirigée comme la collection Le Calligraphe par René Bertelé. Bel exemplaire. (Webel 100) [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie-Galerie Emmanuel Hutin]
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        SOUVENIRS DE LA MAISON DES FOUS.

      - Paris, Vrille, 1946 (ou 1945), 25x33. Broché, non coupé. Couverture repliée. Illustré de nombreux dessins pleine page. L'un des 750 exemplaires sur Vélin pur fil des Papeterie Bellegarde (302). Bel ouvrage et illustrations magnifiques. Le doute dans la date vient d'une erreur probable d'impression (deux mentions de 1946 et une pour 1945). Envoi de photographies sur demande. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie de l'Univers]
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        L'arme secrète

      Paris: Editions Bordas, 1946. Edizione originale di 10+XXX+300 es. numerati. broch, velina (broch, tissue-paper). Molto buono (Very Good). 4to. Poèmes illustrés par André Masson. Ornés de 6 dessins et d'une lithographie originale d'André Masson tirée par Desjobert et signée par l'Artiste (cm 27,5x20). La totalité des exemplaires portent la signature de l'auteur. Il a été tiré de cet ouvrage: 10 exemplaires sur papier de pur chiffon d'Auvergne à la main avec une suite des dessins + XXX exemplaires h.c. sur vélin pur chiffon BFK de Rives + 300 exemplaires sur vélin pur chiffon BFK de Rives filigrané Achevé d'imprimer sur les presses de Joseph Zichieri, maitre-imprimeur a Paris. Mise en page par André Charles Gervais, typographie exécutée en romain de Caslon de la fonderie Radiguer. Exemplaire sur vélin pur chiffon Rives filigrané au nom de l'éditeur Piccola rottura all'angolo superiore della copertina e della velina (Little cut to the right angle of front cover and tissue-paper) [Saphire, Cramer, 1994]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico MArini]
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        Hiroshima

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1946. First. First edition. A couple of dampstains on the rear board, else very good in an attractive, very good dustwrapper with slight toning to the white spine lettering and some small internal repairs. Nicely Inscribed by Hersey at a later date with a quote from the book: "The crux of the matter is whether war ... is justifiable, even when it serves a just purpose." Hersey's report on the bombing of Hiroshima. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        HEED THE THUNDER

      NY: Greenberg 1946 - First Edition of this scarce iconic Jim Thompson title, a truly sought after literary collectible in the genre. The book is Fine, really Fine. The dust jacket, elusive and valued, certainly better than Very Good, shows only moderate wear and exhibits chips primarily at spine extremities and upper left of front panel, and the original $2.50 price is unclipped. A worthy example. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Mystery Pier Books, Inc.,ABAA, ILAB, ABA]
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        A World to Win

      Upton Sinclair, Monrovia 1946 - A World to Win by Upton Sinclair. Signed privately printed first edition in original red cloth.Publisher: Upton Sinclair, Monrovia, (1946). Flat Signed on the first free endpaper. First edition with statement on copyright page: First Published in May 1946. This is a privately published edition by Sinclair in the same year as the Viking Press edition. No other listing for this edition found. Binding is in very good condition, spine with some fading. Contents clean. 624 pages. Protected by Mylar. Inventory #12-249. Price: $1250. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Discovery Bay Old Books]
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        Williwaw

      New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc.,, 1946. Octavo. Original black cloth, titles to spine and upper board in blue, black top-stain. With the dust jacket. Lightly rubbed at extremities, endpapers unevenly tanned. An excellent copy in the dust jacket. First edition, first printing of the author's first book.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Skull-face and Others

      Sauk City: Arkham House, 1946. First Edition, First Printing. One of 3,000 copies originally printed. In Near Fine condition, in original dust jacket with price of $5.00 intact. Light insecting to bottom of dust jacket flaps, top and bottom edge of page block, with a small associated stain at the top edge of the page block. Previous owner name written on front paste down, obscured by jacket flap. Light edge wear to jacket, faint darkening to spine, otherwise a very lovely copy.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        SKULL-FACE AND OTHERS

      Sauk City: Arkham House, 1946.. Large octavo. Gilt black cloth. First edition of this posthumously published selective omnibus of fiction by one of Texas's most popular native writers. One of 3004 copies printed. Neat ink name, dated 1955, otherwise a bright, tight copy, near fine, in very good, bright and fresh Hannes Bok dust jacket (two old inner mends to tears in lightly soiled rear panel). BLEILER, p.104.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        Dangling Man.

      John Lehmann, London 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." [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        Little House

      London: Faber and Faber, 1946. First British Edition, First Printing, which was preceded four years earlier by the American edition. In Good condition. Cloth is faded, mottled, spotted, toned and edge worn with some rubbing and fraying at extremities. A few stray marks to cloth. Pages have a light storage odor, and show light toning, thumbing and wear. The letters on the title page appear to have been traced in pencil, then the pencil erased, leaving faint indents. Small closed tear to bottom of title page. Rear hinge starting. First British printing of this desirable and scarce Caldecott Medal winner.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Rockets: Comprising "A Method of Reaching Extreme Altitudes" and "Liquid-Propellant Rocket Development"

      New York: American Rocket Society. (1946). First. First edition of the first book publication of two papers, each published earlier by the Smithsonian Institution, that are the foundation of all jet propulsion and rocket engineering. With a new foreword by the author. Fine in a pleasing, very good dustwrapper with a modest tear on the front panel, and some light wear on the spine. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        24 Photos. Mit einer Einleitung von Manuel Gasser.

      Bern, Verlag L. M. Kohler, 1946 - 4°, 1 Doppelblatt m. 1 S. Text, 23 lose Taf., Lose Bl. in HLwd.-Mappe m. Deckelbild, Schliessbändchen., Vorderdeckel min. kratzspurig, Hinterdeckel etw. unsauber, Laschen gebräunt; die Tafeln tadellos. EA. Die Photographie «Abstraktion» wurde vom Verlag als Deckelbild auf Mappe aufgezogen . 1100 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: antiquariat peter petrej]
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        Pascual Duarte's Family (The Family of Pascual Duarte)

      London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1946. First edition in English of the Nobel Prize-winning author's masterpiece. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by Camilo Jose Cela on the title page. Light rubbing, near fine in a near fine dust jacket with some light wear. Rare signed. The Family of Pascual Duarte is the story of Pascual Duarte -- a Spanish peasant born into a brutal world of poverty, hatred, and depravity -- as told from his prison cell, where he awaits execution for the murders he's committed throughout his lifetime. Despite his savage and cruel impulses, Pascual retains a childlike sense of the world and a groping desire to understand the blows of fate that led him down his bloody path. Originally published in the same year as Camus's The Stranger -- to which it has been compared. "After Don Quixote, probably the most widely read novel in Spanish" (The New York Times).

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        One Man in His Time [FIRST EDITION PUBLISHED 1946]

      Pendulum Publications Limited, U.K, 1946. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 158 pages, size 7.25 inches tall by 4.75 inches. Now famed for his 'pulp fiction', Stephen Daniel Frances, launched Pendulum Publication as WWII was ending. Pendulum then published this, his first novel, semi-autobiographical it did not sell well. For some reason his name is spelt 'Francis' on the front board but correctly 'Francis' on the title page. With the failure of this to sell and two other novels unpublished Francis took advice and changed genre. American 'hard-boiled' crime fiction was selling well and Francis wrote and sold 'When Dames Get Tough' in 1946, using the pen-name of 'Hank Janson' who also featured in the story. And so 'Hank Janson' was introduced to an enthusiastic book buying public. Book - [SEE SCAN] - in Near Very Good brown boards with black lettering - some marking to the front board and marking to the back board although this probably happened when the book was originally bound, light bumping and wearing to the extreme corners and extreme ends of the spine. Contents, light marking to the pastedowns and front and rear free endpaper otherwise clean, bright and tightly bound. A Rare and Highly Collectable Title for any Janson completist. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 201-750 grams. Category: Fiction; Inventory No: 004687..

      [Bookseller: John T. & Pearl Lewis]
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        Paesaggio. 1946 N. 1, 2, 3-4. Tutto il pubblicato

      Pisa: Edizioni di Paesaggio, 1946. Prima edizione (First Edition). broch. Ottimo (Fine). 8vo. Tra i collaboratori: Ponti, Sinisgalli, Mallarmé, Quasimodo, Sereni, Parronchi, Lattuada, Anceschi, Bartolini (poesia "Invito"), Birolli, Apollonio, Saba, Franchi, Micheli. Con litografie originali. Fascicolo 1: Tamburi, Gentilini, Gallo, Savelli. Fascicolo 2: Sassu (2), Rosi, Pulcinelli. Fascicolo 3-4: Maccari (4), Rosi, De Grada (3), per un totale di 16 litografie eseguite escIusivamente per questa rivista Importante iniziativa culturale del primo dopoguerra per "partecipare con severo impegno alla rinascita spirituale d'Italia", come recitavano le presentazioni.

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico MArini]
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        Personnages - Original etching from the set "Les gens sont bien plus beaux qu'ils croient - 1946" by Jean DUBUFFET

      Jean DUBUFFET, Paris 1946 - - PRESENTATION : original etching on vellum by Jean DUBUFFET. - TITLE : Personnages (portrait of four people : Jean Paulhan, Jean Fautrier, Pierre Benoit, Jean Dubuffet). - MEDIUM : etching and aquatint. - PAPER : heavy vellum. - SIZE : 20 x 13" (49 x 33cm). - YEAR : 1946. - REFERENCES : this etching is referenced in the Annexe of the catalog raisonné of prints by Dubuffet, vol. 2 page 206-207. - INFORMATIONS : this early etching is extremely rare, the catalog raisonne quotes that the only other known proofs are at the MOMA in NYC and in the collection of the estate of Dubuffet. - HISTORY : In 1946, Dubuffet and Fautrier bought and installed a small press in Fautrier's house and started to work on etchings. Dubuffet created 8 etchings depicting its friends. An exhibition was done in 1947 at gallery Drouin, under the title "Portraits - Les gens sont bien plus beaux qu'ils croient - Vive leur vraie figure". It's not sure that the etchings were exhibited at this time : probably no commercial proofs were done and the only existing ones were printed by Dubuffet himself for its friends. - LITERATURE : Initially, the series was based on personalities in the literary salon of Florence Gould, to which Dubuffet had been introduced by Jean Paulhan, including Paulhan himself, Pierre Benoit, Marcel Jouhandeau, and Paul Léautaud; it was then extended to include other friends and acquaintances, such as Antonin Artaud, Francis Ponge, Henri Michaux, and Jean Fautrier. Dubuffet's aggressive, graffiti-style caricatural portraits of 1946-47 are in part caricature in the simplest sense, a mocking variant on the pantheons of artists that had become sober clichés of even 'radical' French art, as in Surrealist group portraits. But Dubuffet's portraits manifest the revolt, and revulsion, of intellectuals: mental energy and will are now all that matter, and the body can (indeed must.) go to hell. His writers and intellectuals are pathetic monsters, their features reduced to pop-eyed scrawls, their aplomb prodded into jumping-jack spasms. Yet since grotesque harshness and imbalanced disturbance are in Dubuffet's view tokens of authenticity, to be portrayed by him with scar-like contours and inept anatomy is, perversely, to be made glamorous. (High and Low / MOMA). - CONDITION : Excellent. ASK FOR EXTRA PICTURES

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        Framed collection of Woodcut Illustrations

      1946 - ONCHI Koshiro, artist. Framed collection of Woodcut Illustrations. After the war, Onchi Koshiro created a series of woodcut illustrations for a project involving the publication of a revamped classroom curriculum for Japanese students in the post-war era. For whatever reason, those designs do not appear to have been used -they do not appear in his catalog raisonne of prints and book illustrations. Though a series of edited and expurgated pre-war textbooks were employed immediately after the war, more permanent changes in the curriculum were not effected for several years. As this set of Onchi illustrations were designed to be used in a basic Japanese language book, it is possible that the extensive language reform after the war stopped the finalization and publication of the textbook at all. In any event, the set has a few marginal notations which indicate page placement, etc., so the project must have proceeded to the mock-up level before being abandoned. There are 11 cuts in b+w with two having light coloration. Portraits of Tolstoy, Einstein, Lincoln and Franklin combine with landscapes, insects, children at play, etc. The images seem to be suffused with a gentle sadness - they certainly seem to capture the spirit of the times. Truly a lovely and important group. There is no way to overestimate Onchi's importance to 20th century Japanese print making. This experimental group of cuts is a tribute to his art and an accurate evocation of an age. Framed in a custom mat.

      [Bookseller: Boston Book Company, inc.o ABAA]
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        ARTE DE BALLESTERIA Y MONTERIA

      BLASS S.A., MADRID 1946 - COMENTARIOS DEL CONDE DE YEBES. LAMINAS FACSIMILES DE LA 1ª EDICION DE 1644.EDICION NUMERADA. INICIATIVA DE ALBERTO COMENGE DUQUE DE MEDINACELI Editor: EPESA Formato: CUARTO XXXV+455 págs.

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        L Imperatrice Eugenie

      - La taille-douce, Paris 1946. Exemplaire nº 132. Ejemplar en cartoné blando encuadernado en rama y sobrecubierta en cartoné duro. 246 pages avec quatorze aquarelles de G. Barret gravees a l eau-forte par R. Sterkers. Algunas manchas de humedad. 33x26 cm. Ref: 10288 [LS/011437-10288]

      [Bookseller: Libreria Sanchez]
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        ANNALES. HISTOIRE, SCIENCES SOCIALES. The first 64 Volumes: 1 (1946) - 64 (2009). Complete, partly reprinted. Journal. Publ. par l' ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Soiales avec le concours du Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique.

      Paris : Armand Colin, 1946 - 2009.. 64 Volumes. 8°, Hardcover/Pappeinband. 64 Volumes!!! Early Volumes are Reprints (ca. 1946-1960), publsihed by Krauss Reprint Co., Lichtenstein from the late 1970s. Formerly from library-collection. Covers partly with Shelf Wear. Pages clean. Good condition. Please ask for shipping-fees. // Schöne Sammlung. Bei den frühen Jahrgängen (ca. 1946-1960) handelt es sich um Nachdrucke der Krauss Reprint Co., Lichtensteinder späten 1970er Jahre. Der Titel wurde aus einer Fachbibliothek ausgesondert und ist noch mit entsprechenden Kennzeichnungen versehen. Bucheinbände teilweise mit Lagerspuren. Seiten sauber. Bindungen fest. Guter Zustand. Angaben zu den Versandkosten schicken wir Ihnen gern auf Anfrage. Bitte beachten Sie unser reichhaltiges Angebot an geschichtswissenschaftlichen Zeitschriften.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat BOOKFARM]
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        AMOR Y PSIQUE. Según la versión hecha en el siglo XV por Diego López de Cortegana, Arcediano de Sevilla.

      Prólogo de Carlos Soldevila. Imp. Horta. Edit. Argos. Barcelona, 1946 - . 32 cm. 133 pág., 2 h. Ilustr. con litografías de Pedro Pruna, en el texto. Edición numerada de de 25 ejemplares, de un total de 160, en papel de hilo especial Guarro, con un dibujo original del artista, más una serie completa de las ilustraciones (ej. 6/25). En rama, presentado en funda en media tela y petaca, esta última fatigada. Bibliofília. Literatura clásica. Erótica. Bibliofília Libros modernos a partir de 1830 español

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        Memorandum du Gouvernement de la République Fédérative Populaire de Yougoslavie sur le problème économique de Trieste. [AND:] Annexe au Mémorandum (...). [TWO VOLUMES]

      No Imprint (1946).. Two volumes. Royal quarto. I. Text Volume: Pp. 16, printed on recto only of thick leaves; II. Map Volume: 40 leaves of card-paper, numbered 1-29, tipped-in onto paper stubs, printed with maps, plans, diagrams, and other graphics, many in colour, many double-page. Some maps and overlays printed separately and tipped-in onto card leaves. Divisional title leaves. Original printed card wrappers. In about fine condition. (Wraps of map-volume bit rubbed, creased along extremities.) Excellent set. ~ First and only edition. The large Atlas Volume is published as an annex to the Memorandum, and titled: ?Annexe au Mémorandum du Gouvernement de la République Fédérative Populaire de Yougoslavie sur le problème économique de Trieste.? Trieste (Trst), seaport in Northeast Italy, on an inlet (Gulf of Trieste) of the Adriatic. Part of Austria since 1382, it was annexed by Italy in 1918. In September 1943 the German army has occupied the city. It was liberated by Partisans in 1945 and went under Allied military occupation until 1947. Under the terms of the 1947 Peace Treaty with Italy, a Governor for the Free Territory of Trieste was to be selected and appointed by the United Nations Security Council. Until such appointment was made, the United States, Great Britain, and Yugoslavia were to administer and protect that Territory. In 1954 it was divided between Italy and Yugoslavia. Rare. OCLC records only 6 copies worldwide, all of them in the United States. It does not, however, records a single copy of the ?Annexe?. KVK adds 4 copies only: in French Union Catalog; British Library; Italian Union Catalog; National Library of the Netherlands.

      [Bookseller: Librarium of The Hague]
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        Pjesme Abaja (Pesnya Abaya)

      1946 - 'Pesnya Abaya' is 1945 drama film, directed by Yakov Aron and Grigori Roshal. Starring K. Kuanishpajev, J. Umursakow, Rachija Koitschbajewa, Shaken Ajmanov and Sergej Koshemukulow. Author of the poster is Vladimir Stenberg, Soviet avant-garde artist and one of Stenberg brothers (Vladimir Stenberg (1899 – 1982) and Georgii Stenberg (1900 – 1933), Soviet artists and designers. The Stenbergs practiced in a range of media, initially active as Constructivist sculptors, subsequently as theater designers, architects, and draftspeople. This poster was especially made for Croatia, probably each country had its own version. Printed in Berlin (East Berlin). Margins are not visible on this picture. Printed information on margins about print: (159) A. Pedersen. BLN. no.55. Saarbrucker str. 22/24.

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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." .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        THE CLOCK STRIKES TWELVE

      Sauk City, Wisconsin: Arkham House,. 1946. Octavo,. cloth.. Touch of tanning to paste-downs, a nearly fine copy in near fine dust. jacket with rubbing to blue background ink at head and tail of spine. panel and front corner tips and mild age-darkening to extremities of. flaps. (#132270). First U.S. edition. Presentation copy with signed inscription by Wakefield to A. Langley Searles on the front free endpaper: "To / A. Langley Searles -- / From / H. Russell Wakefield -- December 1946." 4040 copies printed. This edition is expanded, adding four stories, "A Fishing Story," "Used Car," "Death of A Poacher" and "Knock! Knock! Who's There?," and introduction, "Why I Write Ghost Stories," not included in the 1940 Jenkins edition. "Wakefield was a consistently competent writer who took up where M. R. James left off in extending the core of the British tradition through the period between the wars." - Barron (ed), Horror Literature 3-200. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 1646. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 4-212.

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        Schriftsteller (1878-1957): Masch. Brief m. eigenh. U. Baden-Baden 24. IX. 1947. 8°. 2/3 S. Auf Briefpapier der von Döblin gegründeten Monatsschrift für Literatur und Kunst "Das goldene Tor".

      . . "Sehr geehrter Herr Hirschfeld! / Ich danke Ihnen für die Einsendung Ihres Rilke-Aufsatzes, den wir noch in diesem Jahrgang bringen werden ..." - Döblin war als einer der ersten deutschen Schriftsteller aus dem Exil nach Deutschland zurückgekehrt und hatte als als Kulturoffizier im Rang eines Oberst und Literaturinspekteur der französischen Militärregierung die literarische Zeitschrift "Das goldene Tor" gegründet. Das erste Heft erscheint im Oktober 1946.- Ein früherer Aufsatz von Curt Hirschfeld über Rilkes erste Freundin: "Die Rilke-Erinnerungen Valery von David-Rhonfelds." war 1928/29 in der Zeitschrift "Die Horen" V, S. 714-20 erschienen. - Minimal knittrig, auf der Rückseite Notizen in Bleistift, sonst sehr gut.

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        Mexico South: The Isthmus of Tehuantepec

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1946. THE 1946 LIMITED EDITION. #26 OF ONLY 100 COPIES INCLUDING A LAVISH, FULL-PAGE, ORIGINAL DRAWING BY COVARRUBIAS on the occasion of this title's publication. The image (rendered in dark felt-tip) is particularly striking --a vaqueros, machete prominently at his side, taking a breather and jauntily looking straight ahead, a cigarette cupped in his right hand. The drawing is spotless as well. And the book itself has held up nicely too. Solid and VG+ in its duotone cloth, with bright gilt-lettering and design at the spine. Thick octavo, 427 pgs. plus index. Also inlcludes a VG example (with light rubbing at the front panel) of publisher's pictorial slipcase, which is unique to this limited edition. . Limited. Decorative Cloth. Collectible; Very Good. Illus. by Miguel Covarrubias.

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        Vergel Habitado

      El Autor, Valladolid 1946 - Imprenta Editorial Gráficas Perdiguero.Valladolid. Dedicatoria autógrafa a Franco, en página de cortesía, en Valladolid el 9 de noviembre de 1957. Poesía.139 págs. Cinta punto de lectura. Encuadernado en piel original. Tirada de 500 ejemplares nº 81p [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Libros Sargantana]
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        Sämtliche Werke. 8 (in 15) Bände. [Große Stuttgarter Ausgabe. Hrsg. von Friedrich Beissner u.a.]

      Stuttgart: Cotta bzw. Kohlhammer, Cotta bzw. Kohlhamer 1946-1985.. Groß-Oktav, Orig.-Halbleinenbände. Einbände minimal fleckig bzw. angestaubt, innen frisch - Hagen 1 ("Grundlegende hist.-krit. Ausg. mit vollständigem Abdruck aller Werke, Briefe und Dokumente unter Einschluss der verschiedenen Werkfassungen.")

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        Auto-Da-Fé ---- 1st American Edition

      New York: Stein and Day Publishers, 1946. 464 pages, clean, tight, sound book with no wear at all to mention. Hand cut side edge of teh text block; 1/4 black cloth bound volume , red boards, golden titling opn the spine of the book. Red golded top edge of the text block. Dust jacket is price intact, wrapper, with only slightest trace of shelf rubbing on the edges of panels and tips of spine. ------- Generally is excellent condition copy as for the age and rarity of it.. 1st American Edition. Hard Cover in a Dust Jacket. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾ Octavo.

      [Bookseller: Alexandria Books]
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        Chagall ( SIGNED)

      Museum of Modern Art NY 1946 - A First Edition SIGNED by Marc Chagall while living in High Falls/Rosendale NY after WW2.Flat Signed no inscriptions on FFEP and not price clipped.The Book is in FINE condition and DJ has a closed tear about 1 inch aling spine otherwise FINE [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bob Lemkowitz Bookseller: From Blake to ]
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        Lord Weary's Castle

      New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, [1946]. First edition of the author's first regularly published book. 8vo. 69 pp. Black cloth, gilt lettering on spine. Near fine copy in dust jacket with some light dampstaining; in black morocco-backed drop box. Provenance: Louis Untermeyer (presentation inscription, bookplate) . AN IMPORTANT ASSOCIATION COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION. PRESENTATION COPY, INSCRIBED BY LOWELL TO LOUIS UNTERMEYER on the front free endpaper: "Louis: from Cal." Untermeyer nominated the book - Lowell's first - for the Pulitzer Prize, which it won partly due to Untermeyer's advocacy

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        The Case of the Walking Corpse [with] the Original Cover Art

      New York: David Lucom. (1946). First. Digest-sized paperback. First paperback edition, and first edition under this title, modest wear, a near fine copy [with] a first draft of the original cover art at full size (5.75" x 7.5"), unsigned on the original art (although signed on the paperback), but by, and from the estate of Glenn Cravath. Cravath created very few pulp covers, but many movie posters. He is best-known for his poster and photoplay artwork for the film King Kong. Great, lurid cover art of a clown with a knife buried in his breast, and a horrified couple looking on. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Le Grazie

      Torino: Collezione del bibliofilo, 1946. Edizione originale di 175 es. numerati. Quartini sciolti in broch (Loose as issued in original broch). Ottimo (Fine). 4to. Carme di Ugo Foscolo con tre litografie originali di Felice Casorati (cm 24,5x34,5)

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        THE DAWN OF DAY OR HOPE FOR TOMORROW 1946 WILLIAM SHELDON BOWDEN

      NY: THE HOBSON BOOK PRESS, 1946. Book. Good. Hardcover. TITLE: THE DAWN OF DAY OR HOPE FOR TOMORROW 1946 WILLIAM SHELDON BOWDEN AUTHOR: WILLIAM SHELDON BOWDEN PUBLISHER - (LOCATION) /COPYRIGHT: THE HOBSON BOOK PRESS, NY 1946 EDITION: First Edition assumed with none stated CATEGORY: Religion, First Edition, Rare BINDING/COVER: Hardback with dust jacket COLOR: Maroon CONDITION: The jacket is in fair plus plus condition with the front edge almost separating from the flap. The $2.00 price is still on the front flap. There is a scuff to the front board along the bottom edge. Book is without marks or writings, pages are clean, and book is tight and sturdy. SIZE: 5 ½ x 8 ½ (approximately) PAGES: 151 pages. Good/Fair++ dust jacket condition. BACKGROUND/DESCRIPTION: First Edition assumed with none stated. THE HOBSON BOOK PRESS, NY 1946. There is only one other copy of this book found for sale at the time of this research, and it does not have a dust jacket and is priced well over $150+!!!!! COMPETITIVE PRICING! Once paid, books will ship immediately without email notification to customer (it's on the way), you are welcomed to email about shipment date! REFUNDS: All ViewFair books, prints, and manuscript items are 100% refundable up to 14 business days after item is received. InvCodePrc 950 E H V VIEWFAIR BOOKS: 006188 .

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        Don Juan Tenorio. Litografías y Viñetas De Carlos Saenz De Tejada.

      Editorial Trofeo - Colección El Doncel., Madrid 1946 - 162pp. y 11 láminas. También 50 viñetas entre texto. Todo coloreado a mano a varias tintas. =Edición única de 500 ejemplares. Muy elegante encuadernación única en piel café negro, fileteada en oro. Lomera con nervios y florones. Cantos fileteados. Guardas de seda enmarcadas. Corte superior dorado. Y dos preciosas pinturas originales a color, una en cada tapa. Size: Gran Folio [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: BALAGUÉ LLIBRERÍA ANTIQUARIA]
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        Don Juan Tenorio : drama. en dos partes

      - Literatura española. Teatro. Melodramas. Comedias de misterio. Siglo XIX. (821.134.2-23"18") (096) Trofeo. Madrid. 1946 34 cm. 162 p, 11 h. de lám. Encuadernación en tapa dura artesanal con lomo en piel con nervios y estampados. Colección 'Colección "El Doncel"'. Zorrilla, José 1817-1893. Litografías y viñetas de Carlos Sáenz de Tejada. Texto a 2 colum. Viñetas ilumin. a mano. 38G [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        HELEN KELLER TYPED LETTER, SIGNED, 1946 ON PERSONAL LETTERHEAD

      1946 - KELLER, Helen. HELEN KELLER TYPED LETTER, SIGNED, 1946 ON PERSONAL LETTERHEAD. 1 folded 8 1/2 x 11" sheet, Helen Keller's personal stationery, addressed (with original stamped envelope) to a Mr. Bachand of Worcester, Massachusetts, and dated November 30, 1946. The letter, which is an entreaty for financial support for the newly formed Committee on the Deaf-Blind of the American Foundation for the Blind, refers to Mr. Bachand as "dear friend," and is signed in ink in Keller's hand. At the time, Keller had been working for the AFB for twenty years (as she reiterartes in the letter). The letter's eloquent appeal contains descriptions of the experience of being without sight or hearing. Note the following paragraph: "All your pleasure would vanish in a dreadful monotony of silent days. Even work, man's Divine heritage -- work that can bind up broken hearts -- would be lost to you. Family and friends might surround you with love, but consolation alone cannot restore usefulness, or bring release from that hardest prison -- a tomb of the mind and a dungeon of the body." The letter is creased but not terribly so. A small two-color brochure (not in Braille) soliciting funds is included, with the Board of Trustees of the Committee printed on the back.

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        1. Jg. (1946) Nr. 1 v. 1. April - 3. Jg. (1948), Nr. 63 v. 15. November.

      Verlag Buch und Bild, Berliner Verlag GmbH Berlin. 1946-1948.. je 12 S. 4°, OBrosch.. Komplette Folge Nrn. 1 bis 63. Das seit dem 15. April 1946 unter sowjetischer Lizenz im Zweifarben-Offsetdruck vierzehntägig erschienene Satire- und Humorblatt 'Frischer Wind' war der Vorgänger des 'Eulenspiegel'. Chefredakteur war zunächst Lex Ende, danach Walter Heynowski. Am 1. Mai 1954 nahm die nun im attraktiveren Vierfarbdruck hergestellte Zeitschrift den Titel 'Eulenspiegel' an, nachdem 1950 die unabhängige, in der Nachkriegszeit sehr erfolgreiche Zeitschrift 'Ulenspiegel' eingestellt worden war. 'Frischer Wind' war sicherlich kein Oppositionsblatt, sondern unterstand - wie alle anderen Medien in der DDR - der Abteilung Agitation des ZK der SED. Dennoch waren seit dem Sommer 1953 verhaltene bürokratiekritische Ansätze zu beobachten. Auch der eine oder andere Parteioffizielle bekam nun mal 'sein Fett' weg. In den ersten Jahrgängen wurde überwiegend die lasche Entnazifizierung in den Westzonen thematisiert. Ausgabe Nr. 1 etwas lichtrandig und mit zarter Knickspur, Nr. 2 Titelumschlag lose, Nr. 22 leicht berieben und Nr. 63 hinterer Umschlag mit kleinem Einriss. Alle Ausgaben papierbedingt gebräunt und ohne Textverlust gelocht. Für unsere Schweizer Kunden: Konto in der Schweiz vorhanden

      [Bookseller: Rotes Antiquariat]
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