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        The Outsider

      London: Hamish Hamilton, 1946. A first edition, first printing published by Hamish Hamilton in 1946. A near fine book without inscriptions in a very good+ unclipped wrapper with some light loss to the spine tips and a little to the corners. Two vertical thin stains to the rear panel. Rare in the original Edward Bawden designed dust wrapper.

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books]
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        Western Arabia and the Red Sea

      Naval Intelligence Division 1946 - First edition, 8vo, xiv, 659pp, large folding coloured map in rear pocket, 357 photographic illustrations, with further maps, illustrations and tables (many folding) in the text, original green cloth, spine faded. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Shapero Rare Books]
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        Houghton Library Brochures. Volumes 1-5. #3 is Kipling on the Japanese

      Cambridge 1946 - All are first editions or first separate printings. #39 of 75 copies printed by hand on Laversoke mould-made paper from Caslon Old Face type. 4 pp. 5 vols. 8vo. Richards Kipling A455; Stewart 689 Wrappers. Fine. Some in envelopes All are first editions or first separate printings. #39 of 75 copies printed by hand on Laversoke mould-made paper from Caslon Old Face type

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Houghton Library Brochures Volumes 1-5 #3 is Kipling on the Japanese

      Cambridge, 1946. All are first editions or first separate printings. #39 of 75 copies printed by hand on Laversoke mould-made paper from Caslon Old Face type. 4 pp. 5 vols. 8vo. Wrappers. Fine. Some in envelopes. All are first editions or first separate printings. #39 of 75 copies printed by hand on Laversoke mould-made paper from Caslon Old Face type. 4 pp. 5 vols. 8vo. Richards Kipling A455; Stewart 689

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        FONTES DO LATIM VULGAR (O APPENDIX PROBI)

      IMPRESA NACIONAL, 1946. PORTOGHESE 0,57 Brossura editoriale in cartoncino marrone, con alette, titoli al piatto ed al dorso, con bruniture del tempo, lieve usura ai bordi e superficiali tracce di umidità, pagine leggermente ingiallite dal tempo, alcune più ingiallite, con fioriture e scure gore, barba ai bordi USATO

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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        Peintures et dessins avec un avant-propos et des légendes extraites de l?oeuvre poétique de l?auteur.

      Paris, Les éditions du Point du Jour, 1946, - in-4to, 4 ff. (1 ff. bl. - faux-titre - titre - 1 ff. du premier chapitre) + XI (+ I) + 43 dessins reproduits en lithogr. sous 43 papiers serpentes légendes en rouge + 4 ff. n. ch., sur le verso du dernier feuille, il y a un vignette (fin du livre), un des 900 ex. num. n° 766. brochure originale noire rempliée avec titre et auteur en rouge. Selon le précédent propriétaire l?exemplaire provient de la bibliothèque de Madame Marianne Béguelin, auteur de ?Henri Michaux esclave et démiurge. Essai sur la loi de domination-subordination? publié chez L?Age d?Homme en 1974. Mme Béguelin était en contact avec Michaux et l?ouvrage a peut-être servi d?une reconnaisance de la part de Michaux.L?exemplaire en très bon état, donc la provenance peut soupsonner que le dessin tout a la fin est un originale d?Henri Michaux, malheuresement ceci n?st pas le cas, il s?agit de la vignette de fin d?ouvrage. (Merci a un de mes clients lecteur de mes catalogues attentif).Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Harteveld Rare Books Ltd.]
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        Small Mama & Big Shoes (aus der Serie "Art-Mama") C-Print

      verso u. r. handschriftlich signiert "Tatsumi Orimoto", passepartouriert 55,6 x 45,2 cm (Bildmaß) Erster Teil einer ursprünglich zweiteiligen Arbeit aus Vorder- und Rückansicht. Die ganzfigurige, frontale Aufnahme der kleinen Frau irritiert und belustigt. Inmitten einer Straße auf einem Abflussdeckel steht sie in überdimensionalen Schuhen mit Gehstock in der rechten und Einkaufsbeutel in der linken Hand und blickt uns skeptisch an. Der Fotograf Tatsumi Orimoto, geb. 1946 in Kawasaki/Japan, widmet sich in seiner Serie "Art-Mama" seiner demenzkranken Mutter. Durch die Diskrepanz zwischen der kleinen, alten Frau und den absurd großen Schuhen zeigt er auf einfühlsame und humorvolle Weise die Traurigkeit und die Skurriliät der Krankheit und des Älterwerdens. Tatsumi Orimoto studierte am Institue of Art in Chicago und war 1972 Assistent von Nam June Paik, seit Ende der 70er-Jahre lebt und arbeitet er in Japan.

      [Bookseller: Kunstantiquariat Joachim Lührs]
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        Five Go Off in a Caravan.

      London: Hodder and Stoughton Limited,, 1946. Octavo. Original blue cloth, spine and front cover lettered in black, pictorial endpapers. With the pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated by Eileen Soper. Slight discolouration to spine, edges of text block slightly foxed. A very good copy in the dust jacket with spine ends slightly chipped, short closed tears and a couple of nicks to extremities, a couple of marks to rear panel. First edition, first impression of the Famous Five's fifth adventure.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        La France contre les robots

      - Editions France libre, Rio de Janeiro 1946, 19,5x27,5cm, broché. - Edizione originale stampato in 250 copie numerate. firma autografa di Georges Bernanos sotto la giustificazione del sorteggio. Libro illustrato, frontespizio, un ritratto fotografico dell'autore. Pitting sui piatti, raschiare lunghezza della prima, bella stato interiore piatta. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale imprimée à 250 exemplaires numérotés. Signature manuscrite de Georges Bernanos en dessous de la justification du tirage. Ouvrage illustré, en frontispice, d'un portrait photographique de l'auteur. Une très légère éraflure sans gravité en pied du premier plat, deux traces de pliures verticales sur la première garde, quelques petites piqûres.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Feu Follet]
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        GHIGLIOTTINA SECCA- LA VITA DEI DEPORTATI ALLA GUIANA

      GARZANTI EDITORE - MILANO, 1946. Volume in 8°, brossura editoriale illustrata, titolo al piatto ed al dorso, pagine 307 più indice. Piatti leggermente sporchi e con piccole gore. Il volume contiene 11 schizzi originali. Buona copia.

      [Bookseller: Hobbylibri]
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        The Autobiography of Benvenuto Cellini

      Garden City, N.Y.: Douleday & Co, 1946. First Edition with Dali's illustrations. No.842 of 1000 copies signed by Dali. Translated by John Addington Symonds. Illustrated in color and black and white by Salvador Dali. 442, [1] pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Original blue cloth, t.e.g. Fine in original slipcase. Dali, Salvador. First Edition with Dali's illustrations. No.842 of 1000 copies signed by Dali. Translated by John Addington Symonds. Illustrated in color and black and white by Salvador Dali. 442, [1] pp. 1 vols. 8vo.

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        THE DEADLY PERCHERON

      New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1946. First edition. A fine copy in a near fine dust jacket, mild rubbing to corners and spine ends, tiny chip to upper right corner, mild age darkening to white lettering on spine panel. Scarce in this condition. (10975). Octavo, cloth. Author's first novel. "Bardin's three novels have close affinities with the Hollywood "film noir" of the 1940s, combining eerily mysterious occurrences with an interest in abnormal psychology and dreams, and an almost Gothic sense of the ways in which the past interpenetrates the present." - St. James Guide to Crime & Mystery Writers, p. 47.

      [Bookseller: John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILA]
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        TRINUMMUS

      CHIANTORE, TORINO 1946 - COLLEZIONE DI CLASSICI GRECI E LATINI INTERLINGUE Edizione critica con commento di Enrico Cocchia, II ed. accuratamente riveduta ed emendata, pagine con bruniture del tempo, legatura lenta, brossura editoriale illustrata, ingiallita e con lieve usura ai bordi, dorso ingiallito, con strappi e mancanze

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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        Duke Ellington [ Signed By Ellington And Strother 1st]

      Creative Age Press,, N Y 1946 - 0 frontis photo; Signed- "To Miss June Sullivan, good luck, Duke Ellington." Also flat signed by STROTHER, JR. , William Anthony 1921-2007, Music Director of KPFK radio station in Los Angeles and a co-founder of the Gustav Mahler Society of California. Bound in red and black original cloth. Minor wear to extremities and light sunning to spine. Contents solid and clean, Bold signatures. ; Signed by Biographee [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: poor man's books (mrbooks)]
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        Die Türme des Beg Begouja. Roman. Mit Zeichnungen von Alfred Kubin.

      102 (2) Seiten mit Zeichnungen von Alfred Kubin. 4, gebundene Ausgabe, Original roter Halbmaroquin-Einband mit goldgeprägtem Titel auf dem Buchrücken, Farbkopfschnitt. ledihlich der Einband an den Rändern lichtschattig, ansonsten das Buch sauber und frisch, das Buch wurde in der Ver sacrum mit der Hand gesetzt und gedruckt von der Firma A. Holzhausens Nfg., Wien, im Jahre 1946. 150 Exemplare wurden in einer Vorzugsausgabe hergestellt, numeriert und vom Dichter Oskar Maurus Fontana und Graphiker Alfred Kubin signiert. Dies ist die Nr. 103. Oskar Maurus Fontana (* 13. April 1889 in Wien - + 4. Mai 1969 ebenda) war ein österreichischer Erzähler, Dramatiker, Lyriker, Theaterkritiker und Journalist. Alfred Leopold Isidor Kubin (* 10. April 1877 in Leitmeritz/Böhmen - + 20. August 1959 in Zwickledt/Österreich) war ein österreichischer Grafiker, Schriftsteller und Buchillustrator.

      [Bookseller: Bührnheims Literatursalon GmbH]
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        Medaliony. [Medallions.]

      Spóldzielnia Wydawnicza "Czytelnik" (Drukarnia Narodowa w Krakowie), [Warsaw] 1946 - First edition. In publisher's illustrated wrappers. 87, (3) p. First edition of this masterpiece of anti-fascist literature. Eight short stories, written by Zofia Nalkowska who collected them from the victims of the Nazi atrocities in Poland and survivors of concentration camps, as a member of the special committee for the investigation of Nazi crimes in Poland. Zofia Nalkowska (1884-1954) was one of Poland's most distinguished feminist writers, member of the Polish PEN Club, the first female member of the Polish Academy of Literature. Cover yellowed, slightly chipped, bumped at corners. A tiny loss to the upper right corner of the front panel and brown stains to the rear. Pages also yellowed due to the acidic paper. Overall in fine condition. In publisher's illustrated wrappers [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Földvári Books]
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        Skull-Face and Others

      Arkham House. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1946. Hardcover. Small edge tears to jacket. Page edges tanned. Tape ghosts to boards and end papers from prior placement of dust jacket protector. Now in new archival mylar. No marks or creases, very clean copy. Uncanny tales, including stories from Bran Mak Morn, Solomon Kane and others. ; 474 pages .

      [Bookseller: Road Runner Book Shop]
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        Handböcker utgivna av Sveska Genealogiska Klubben 'DEN NIOSVANSADE CHATTEN' II. Något om bomärken

      Eget. Häftad bok. Klamrat (tre klamrar) skuret häfte med genomfärgat omslag av gul papp dekorerat med bomärke i guld: "Denna bok är tryckt i 10 numrerade exemplar varav detta är No 5 och egenhändigt signerad av författaren G Wallgren"; löpande text i en spalt; bomärken med förklaringar; släktträd; fotoillustrationer i sv/v; teckningar i sv/v; Litteratur om bomärken. (1)42-51(1) sidor. D140 x H203 x B1 mm. 26 gram. Tryck: J Simelii Arvingars Boktryckeriaktiebolag, Helsingfors. Ursprungliga texten daterad Stor-Pellinge 20/8 1946. Skickas med PostNord mottagningsbevis + försäkring eller Schenker.

      [Bookseller: Tomas Lindmark]
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        Les manuels du Néophyte - I. Les colonnades de l'instruction - II. Les portails de l'Au-delà - III. Les pouvoirs psychiques - IV L'astrologie transcendantale.

      Cimiez, éditions Adonais, 1946-1947, 4 vol. 8° à l'italienne, dactylographiés recto, planches h.t., demi-percal. de couleurs différentes, le 4e volume est numéroté et signé par l'auteur, avec un envoi "à Madame Renée Bessières, en souvenir amical". Rarissime ce cours d'ésotérisme par correspondance. Comme tous les ouvrages de cet astrologue, fondateur de la Revue "L'Astrosophie". Le texte est dactylographié, et le tirage hors commerce à très petit nombre, numéroté et signé par l'auteur. Ensemble des 4 premiers volumes, un 5e volume intitulé "les principes de la haute magie" paraîtra en 1949 seulement, il est de format différent. Rolt-Wheeler, docteur en théologie, a d'abord été pendant 20 prêtre anglican et aumônier hospitalier à New York, avant de fonder en 1923 à Tunis l'Institut Astrologique de Carthage, et enfin la revue l'Astrosophie à Nice. C'est là qu'il écrira à la fin de sa vie ses ouvrages ésotériques. ¶ Aucun exemplaire au cat. CCFR - cat. KVK 1 seul exemplaire complet à la British Libr. (qui mentionne les dates de publication).

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        The Autobiography of Benvenuto Cellini

      Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, 1946. First Edition Thus . Blue Cloth, Gilt. Near Fine Book/No Slipcase. Color Plates By Salvador Dali. 442 Pp. #723 Of 1000 Copies Signed By Dali On The Limitation Page, This Copy Dated By Dali, After His Signature, In 1945 [When Sheets For This Edition Were Being Prepared]. Blue Cloth, Top Edge Gilt. Bright, Clean, All Gilt Still Brilliant, No Fading To Cloth, No Names Or Marks, Hinges Tight, No Fraying Or Stains, A Few Very Small Areas Of Very Light Rubbing At Corners, A Near Fine Example, Lacking The Slipcase.

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        Patterns from Nature

      J. J. Augustin Publishers, New York 1946 - First edition. Hardcover. The second book from Horst who was best known for his long career in fashion photography. This book clearly demonstrates his versatility with numerous black and white images. A clean near fine copy in a very good plus dust jacket that has some small edge tears and some wear/tiny chips to the corners and spine ends. Still a much nicer than usual copy of a scarce book in any dust jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA]
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        The Autobiography of Benvenuto Cellini

      Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, 1946. First Edition Thus . Blue Cloth, Gilt. Near Fine Book/No Slipcase. Color Plates By Salvador Dali. 442 Pp. #723 Of 1000 Copies Signed By Dali On The Limitation Page, This Copy Dated By Dali, After His Signature, In 1945 [When Sheets For This Edition Were Being Prepared]. Blue Cloth, Top Edge Gilt. Bright, Clean, All Gilt Still Brilliant, No Fading To Cloth, No Names Or Marks, Hinges Tight, No Fraying Or Stains, A Few Very Small Areas Of Very Light Rubbing At Corners, A Near Fine Example, Lacking The Slipcase.

      [Bookseller: Arroyo Seco Books]
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        Fun Work, a Folk Song in a New Way" ("Vesela pratsia, narodnia pisen'ka na novyi lad"). Set of seven illustrated Ukrainian postcards, most likely printed in a Ukrainian Displaced Persons Camp in post-war Germany

      [Germany] 1946 - Seven original postcards, printed in green and brown on card stock, with address sides blank, measuring ca. 10 × 14.5 cm. Edges lightly toned, else very good or better; each housed in protective mylar sleeve. A striking series of propaganda postcards, most likely issued by Ukrainian nationalists in a Displaced Persons (DP) Camp in post-war Germany. As was recently discovered, the illustrations are quite certainly based on a Ukrainian children's book by Okhrim Sudomora, entitled Fun Work, a Folk Song (Krakow and L'viv, 1944). It seems likely that Sudomora, or another Ukrainian artist, "transformed his harmless child's drawings into powerful anti-Soviet and anti-Nazi propaganda by changing a number of symbols, slogans, and texts to symbolize the Soviet and German regies" (Emil Allakhverdov, "Okhrim Sudomora's Anti-Soviet and Anti-Nazi postcards," Journal of the Rossica Society, no. 168). A series of paired animals thus symbolize both the Nazi and the Soviet regime: two bears thresh peas, whose husks are labeled Bulgaria, Belarus, Ukraine, Lithuania and so forth. Two roosters carry the victims of their "harvest" to a concentration camp. Two crows who have drunk the poison of "National-Bolshevism" are dancing and singing their leader's praises. The final image shows a sparrow sweeping away Nazi symbols against the background of a house in ruins. This, and the fact that the bird wears a helmet with the letter "A", may suggest that the postcards were indeed printed after the end of the war, in the American Zone of Germany. Regardless, as Allakhverdov notes, Sudomora--who had worked as an illustrator in Lviv and Kharkov during and shortly after the war, and about whom little else is known--was arrested for anti-Soviet activities in 1949 and received a twenty-five-year sentence. Whether this means Sudomora himself was involved in this "adaptation" of the images remains unclear. Regardless, the series stands as a remarkably daring attempt to visually capture the Ukrainian view on the two regimes. Not in KVK, OCLC, which only located a copy of the 1944 children's book by Sudomora at the University of Toronto. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Penka Rare Books, ILAB]
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        MICHELE STROGOFF CORRIERE DELLO ZAR

      MILANO: GIUSEPPE PRINCIPATO, 1946. RILEGATO. BUONO. 19 26. USATO

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        Emléklap, a Nasser Péter Attila vándordij 1945-46 évi 2. helyezettjének. Czinkota Lászlo részére

      Januar 21, 1946, Ujpest - Illustrated. Title page with a montage of an original photograph. 2 full page illustrations, and one page with a clipped photo. Handmade leporello. Handwritten throughout in black and red ink. Signed by the designer. Leporello of brown card board. (8) pages. "Péter Attila Nasser challenge trophy" memorial award, a hand made leporello, created by the father to commemorate his son who was killed in Auschwitz, given to Lászlo Czinkota. The cover of this small booklet is a photo montage using an original photo of the baby boy Péter Attila Nasser, it follows the touching textual part which tells that the boy died in Auschwitz when he was only 15 months old, together with his mother, both grandmothers, aunts, and uncles, and illustrated with two watercolors. The Nasser family lived in Ujpest a small city close to Budapest (today a district of the capital), where the father ran a jewelry shop. During the Holocaust, about ten thousand Jews were deported from Ujpest to Auschwitz in July 1944, among them many children and babies like Péter. Today a "Stolperstein", a concrete cube bearing a brass plate with name and life dates, commemorates the memory of Péter Attila Nesser (1943-1944), at the entrance of his former domicile in Ujpest. More details of the family and the death of Péter could be found in his cousin's, Stephen Nasser's book (My Brother's Voice. Stephens Press, LLC, 2003.), who witnessed his death in Auschwitz and survived the Holocaust. Title and last pages stained, their illustration slightly damaged. Corners bumped, broken. Overall in good condition. Handmade leporello. Handwritten throughout in black and red ink. Signed by the designer. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Földvári Books]
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        REMOVEDOR. Revista del taller Torres García Nº 14, agosto/septiembre/octubre - Nº 28, julio/agosto.

      Publicaciones del Taller Torres-García 1946/1953, Montevideo - Nº 28 Octavo - Nº 14 Gran Folio 2vols. volumen(es)/volume(s) 8 + 14 pp páginas [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        La France contre les robots

      first edition printed with 250 numbered copies.Handwritten signature of Georges Bernanos below the justification of the draw.Illustrated book, in frontispiece, of a photographic portrait of the author.Bites on the boards, a scratch at the foot of the first board, pleasant interior condition. Editions France libre Rio de Janeiro 1946 19,5x27,5cm broché

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        Le cheval de trois

      - Le Portulan, Paris 1946, 14x19cm, broché. - Edizione originale per i quali non v'è alcuna menzione di importanti documenti. autografo firmato Jacques Prévert suo amico René Bertelé. carta ingiallita come al solito. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale collective pour laquelle il n'est pas fait mention de grands papiers. Envoi autographe signé de Jacques Prévert à son ami René Bertelé. Papier jauni comme habituellement, annotations manucrites de René Bertelé en tête de chaque poème indiquant de quel receuil ils proviennent.

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        The Complete Poems and Stories of Edgar Allan Poe.

      New York, NY: Alfred A Knopf, 1946.. FIRST BORZOI EDITION. Two volumes. Octavo, pp.x, 542; x, 1087. Illustrated with suitably arresting colour plates by McKnight Kauffer. Bound in recent half blue calf, the original cloth boards laid down, with raised bands, gilt compartments, twin red labels, gilt titles and decoration to spine. Housed in a custom-made slipcase, bound in blue cloth. A fine example, inside and out. A handsome set of the works of the extraordinary Gothic savant. When considering his traumatic and brief life story, it is easy to see how his sensibility for the darker side of human nature arose - but this still fails to explain the sheer fecundity of his imagination, or the brilliance of his writing.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        p. f. 1947

      Privately published (printed by Zár), Brno 1946 - Typographical design by Vilém Reichmann. Illustrated with 5 reproductions. First edition. Printed in only 100 copies. In publisher's photographically illustrated wrappers by Milos Korecek. 16 p. Illustrated brochure of the Czech surrealist RA Group with five full page reproductions. The RA Group evolved from the circle of the younger surrealist artists around Karel Teige in the pre-war Czechoslovakia and after the war, in 1948 it was banned by the Communist authorities. This brochure "p. f. 1947" is the fifth publication of RA and one of the scarcest, as it was printed in only a hundred copies. It contains texts by Ludvik Kundera and Zdenek Lorenc, and illustrations byJosef Istler, Václav Zykmund, Bohdan Lacina, Vilém Reichmann and Václav Tikal. The cover of the booklet is by Milos Korecek. In publisher's photographically illustrated wrappers by Milos Korecek First edition. Printed in only 100 copies. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Photo Album]: Baltimore Family Travels

      North Dakota 1946 - Oblong small quarto. Measuring 8.5" x 12". Black textured cloth over stiff paper boards with "Photo Album" stamped in silver on the front board. Contains 147 black and white or sepia toned silver gelatin photographs measuring between 1.5" x 2" and 3" x 5", with captions. Very good album with chips, tears, and spotting on the front board with very good photographs with some edgewear.A photo album kept by the Chiodi family of Baltimore between 1934 and 1946. The photographs are not strictly in chronological order but show the family working, at their family home, and on vacation through the mid-1930s and early 1940s. The album begins with a trip to Jamestown, North Dakota, where they had lived before relocating to Baltimore, with photos of family friends on their front porch, children in their Sunday best, and workers on the Northern Pacific Railroad. Following this there are photos of a sheep ranch, a farm in Edmond, North Dakota, and Jamestown State Hospital. Friends and family are seen throughout the album in a variety of portraits, candids, and photo strips. They visited upstate New York and Niagara Falls, went camping and hiking, and enjoyed leisurely boating. As the war began the photos start showing more men in uniform including a Navy seaman and a man, Ernest Chiodi, in an Army uniform who is later mentioned in a newspaper clipping as dying in Germany in 1944. "A member of Company I 395th Infantry, 99th Division, 'Ernie' proved himself one of the highest caliber servicemen."A nice collection of family photos including travel and war related images.

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        L'oeil écoute

      Gallimard 1946 - - Gallimard, Paris 1946, 19x24cm, broché. - Edition originale, un des 13 exemplaires numérotés sur vélin de Hollande, tirage de tête. Envoi autographe daté et signé de Paul Claudel Monsieur E.P. Hermitte. Iconographie. Gardes légèrement ombrées, infimes piqûres, sinon agréable exemplaire. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] first edition, one of the 13 numbered copies on vellum of Holland paper, drawing of head. Autographed and autographed autograph dedication of the author of Paul Claudel Mr EP Hermitte. Iconography. Guards slightly shaded, tiny bites, otherwise pleasant copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        The Autobiography of Benvenuto Cellini

      Doubleday & Company, Garden City, New York 1946 - 442 Pp. #723 Of 1000 Copies Signed By Dali On The Limitation Page, This Copy Dated By Dali, After His Signature, In 1945 [When Sheets For This Edition Were Being Prepared]. Blue Cloth, Top Edge Gilt. Bright, Clean, All Gilt Still Brilliant, No Fading To Cloth, No Names Or Marks, Hinges Tight, No Fraying Or Stains, A Few Very Small Areas Of Very Light Rubbing At Corners, A Near Fine Example, Lacking The Slipcase. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Penicillin Its Practical Application

      Illustrations. First edition. 8vo., cloth. London, Butterworth and Co.

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        ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND and THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS

      Stockholm / London: Zephyr Books, Continental Book Co. 1946. First Mervyn Peake edition. First Mervyn Peake edition. Original grey pictorial card covers printed in blue and red, with the original dustwrapper. A superb fine copy, the binding square and tight, the contents spotlessly clean throughout and without previous owner's inscriptions or stamps. Complete with the bright pictorial dustwrapper which has a single short closed tear to the top left of the upper panel. Not price-clipped. A scarce item in this lovely condition. A beautiful example of the first Mervyn Peake illustrated edition preceding the UK issued Alan Wingate edition by 8 years. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers.

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        DEATHS AND ENTRANCES

      London: Dent, 1946. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/near fine. Orange cloth in dust jacket; 1small 12mo. 66 pages. One of 3000 copies printed; a very small volume containing many of the poet's finest poems. A fine copy in a pretty dust jacket that is lightly worn at the extremities, with a light fold to flap, but quite bright and neither price-clipped nor toned. A Connolly 100 title (one of two Thomas titles on the list). Rolph B10.

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        THE LITTLE WORLD WADDIES

      Chico: Designed and Printed at The Pass on the Rio Bravo by Carl Hertzog for William Hutchinson, [1946]., 1946. First edition. First edition. Signed by William Hutchinson. Limited to 1000 copies. Pictorial cloth, map endsheets, xxv [3], 234 pp., "My Salute to Gene Rhodes" by J. Frank Dobie, bibliography, illustrations by Harold Bugbee. Six Score 89 says, "An excellent collection of stories by the beloved range country writer." Fine copy in fine pictorial dust jacket. SIX SCORE 89. 50 GREAT BUGBEE 169. LOWMAN 43. MCVICKER B63. COOK 127. DOBIE/DYKES 87. DYKES MY DOBIE COLLECTION 13.

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        Faust-Impressionen. [9] Original-Radierungen [ca. 35 x 45 cm].

      Wien, Amandus-Edition, o. J. [um ?]. 1946 - o. Pag. [9 Bll.] Lose Blattsammlung in OHLwd.-Mappe. Erneuter Abdruck von den Originalplatten aus dem Jahr 1919. - Leichte papierbedingte Oxidation, Mappe etw. stockfleckig, leichte Gbrsp. - Entgegen der Aufnahme der Harvard-Bibliothek, die nur acht Blätter anzeigen, sind in unserem Exemplar alle neun Blätter vorhanden: Hexensabbat, Walpurgisnacht, Die Anachoreten, Die Lamien, Homunculus, Dem Volke . ein Fest, Die Mütter, Pharsalische Felder und Kaiserl. Pfalz. Diese sind zum Teil in der Platte datiert: '13 bzw. '14. - Laske, (1874 - 1951), studierte Architektur an der TH und der Kunstakademie Wien und führte danach mehrere Bauten in Wien, Dresden, Kärnten und Mähren selbstständig aus. Sein eigentliches Interesse aber galt der bildenden Kunst, der er sich 1908 ganz zuwandte. Zu seinen bevorzugten Motiven gehörten Landschaften, Stadtansichten, Marktplätze und Volksfeste, die er meist in Aquarell- oder Deckfarben ausführte. Seit 1910 entwickelte L. eine Vorliebe für biblische und mythologische Themen, die er bevorzugt in Öl- oder Temperafarben großformatig umsetzte (Die Arche Noah, 1910). Reisen führten ihn 1911-14 u.a. nach Griechenland und in die Türkei sowie nach Tunis. Den Ersten Weltkrieg erlebte er als Offizier und Kriegsmaler in Galizien, Rumänien und Südrußland. Er trat auch mit graphischen Arbeiten hervor und wurde mehrfach zu Buchillustrationen herangezogen. Seit den zwanziger Jahren entwarf er auch Bühnenbilder und Kostüme. (DBE) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Member of the Wedding

      Houghton Mifflin Company 1946 - Near Fine/Very Good collectible condition in dust jacket. 8vo. 1st edition. INSCRIBED by the author to Louis Kronenberger, editor and influential drama critic, reads "Let's gang up on Norton and have him for a good visit." Two small spots to front board and lightest bumping to spine ends. Slight lean to spine. Slight discoloration to back pastedown. Some scratching to front of d.j. with light chipping to extremities and spine ends. Two 1mm tears to top and bottom of back cover, with slight creasing. Front flap price clipped. In black cloth custom slipcase with titles in gilt. NF/VG. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Henrik Larsen - Bookseller]
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        Scientific Man vs. Power Politics.

      Chicago: The University of Chicago Press,, 1946. Octavo. Original green cloth, spine lettered in yellow, top edge yellow. With the dust jacket. Head of spine lightly bumped, endpapers slightly toned; some shallow nicks, and a few holes to jacket extremities, minor tape repair to hinges, spine faded and covers a little marked, an excellent copy in the very good dust jacket. First edition, first printing, of the German-American political academic's first book on social realism in international politics. Morgenthau is considered "among the most influential of American scholars in the field of international relations" (Algosaibi). Educated first in Germany at the Universities of Berlin, Frankfurt, and Munich, he was admitted to the bar in 1927 and served as acting president of the Labour Law Court in Frankfurt. During the war he taught in Madrid before taking up residence in the United States, where he became a citizen in 1943. He served on several university faculties, including at the University of Chicago (1943–71). In Scientific Man vs. Power Politics, Morgenthau warns against "the belief in the power of science to solve all problems and, more particularly, all political problems which confront man in the modern age" (Preface). With the bookplate of R. Darrell Bock, a professor at the University of Illinois in Chicago's Center for Heath Statistics, where he works on quantitative psychology, statistics, and behaviour genetics.

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        UN PÉLERIN D'ANGKOR. 14 eaux-fortes originales et 39 dessins marginaux de Robert Sterkers d'après les aquarelles de François de Marliave.

      1946 - Paris, La Taille Douce, 1946. In-folio (260 X 330 mm) en feuilles sous couverture rempliée illustrée, boîte écrin de l'éditeur illustrée et rehaussée à la gouache jaune ; 223 pages, (1) page, (3) ff., (1) f. blanc, suite de 13 planches couleurs (dont 1 à double page), suite de 13 planches en bleu (dont 1 à double page), 1 cuivre (153 X 210 mm). Ex-libris héraldique « JJMS de Marliave». Un angle de l'étui légèrement enfoncé. ÉDITION ILLUSTRÉE de 14 EAUX-FORTES ORIGINALES de Robert Sterkers d'après les aquarelles de François de Marliave, dont un frontispice en noir et 13 COMPOSITIONS en couleurs (une à double page, une dans le texte, 11 à pleine page), ainsi que 39 petits dessins en sanguine en marge du texte. TIRAGE LIMITÉ à 380 EXEMPLAIRES, celui-ci UN DES 10 SUR SOIE D'ANNAM numérotés (n°7), tirage de tête, contenant un CUIVRE ORIGINAL (celui du frontispice), une SUITE EN COULEURS et une SUITE MONOCHROME en bleu des illustrations. ENVOI AUTOGRAPHE signé de l'illustrateur François de Marliave à la justification. L'ouvrage a été imprimé pour la typographie sur les presses de Pierre Gaudin, pour les gravures sur les presses de Manuel Robbe, imprimeur en taille-douce. (Monod, 7346). BEL EXEMPLAIRE broché. FINE COPY. PICTURES AND MORE DETAILS ON REQUEST. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Un pèlerin d'Angkor

      Paris, La taille douce, 1946. In-4 en ff, chemise et emboîtage illustrés, 223 pp. 14 eaux-fortes et 39 dessins marginaux de Robert Sterkers d'après les aquarelles de François de MARLIAVE. Tirage limité à 330 exemplaires . Un des 16 exemplaires sur papier Annam de Rives contenant une suite en deux tons et une suite en un ton. Edition recherchée et cotée (Carteret)

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        SCHEM (d.i. Raoul Serres); Royer Louis-Charles. Le Désir. Mit 30, davon 5 ganzs. farb. Illustr. nach Aquarellen sowie 26 weiteren farbigen Vignetten. Paris: Éditions Arc-en-ciel [1946].

      SCHEM (d.i. Raoul Serres): Royer Louis-Charles. Le Désir. Mit 30, davon 5 ganzs. farb. Illustr. nach Aquarellen sowie 26 weiteren farbigen Vignetten. Paris: Éditions Arc-en-ciel [1946]. Nr. 25 von nur 30 in der Maschine (mit den Nrn. 2-30) nummerierten Exemplaren der zweiten Ausstattungsvariante dieser bibliophilen, von Raoul Serres üppig illustrierten Ausgabe des erotischen Romans von Louis-Charles Royer. Nr. 1 enthält noch zusätzliche Vignetten, insgesamt wurden 2.500 Exemplare in 4 Vorzugsausstattungen gedruckt. Vorliegendes Exemplar der zweiten Variante ist auf konsistentem Vélin de Rives-Bütten gedruckt und zusätzlich mit einem Originalaquarell sowie zwei lose beiliegenden, jeweils 30 Farb- bzw. s/w-Tafeln umfassenden Illustrationsfolgen der Aquarelle versehen. Schuber an den Ecken und Kanten geringfügig berieben, bestoßen und stellenweise mit Lichtrand. Rückenschildchen mit kleiner Fehlstelle. Obere Kapitale des Umschlags mit kleinem Einriss, derselbe mit säurefreiem Klebeband hinterlegt. Schutzblatt der Originalbeilage gering stockfleckig, sonst sehr sauberes Exemplar dieses exquisiten, in dieser Ausstattung äußerst seltenen Liebhaberdrucks.

      [Bookseller: Domenico Jacono - VdAÖ / ILAB]
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        REVUE D'OPTIQUE, THEORIQUE ET INSTRUMENTALE. VOLUMES 25-31.

      Paris.: Unknown., 1946. ... 5 VOLUME SET... Vol. 25-26: [xvi, 304, xvi, 528pp]... Vol. 27: [xx, 776pp], pub. 1948... Vol. 28: [xx, 724pp], pub. 1949... Vol. 29: [xx, 678pp], pub. 1950... Vol. 30-31: [xxiii, 564, 576pp], pub. 1951-1952... Buckram bound with gilt lettering on spine... This is an annual French periodical of matters relating to both theory and instrumentation of optics... Clean interior... Some B/W illustrations... "Publiee Sous Les Auspices De L'Institut D'Optique Theorique Et Appliquee Et Du Syndicat General Des Industries Techniques De La Precision."... Multiple volumes, additional shipping and handling will apply.... Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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        Of Mice and Men

      JOHN STEINBECKFrench-language edition, Of Mice and Men, inscribed by Steinbeck in Spanish on the flyleaf, with his sketch of a bird added after his signatureBook inscribed and signed: "Para Nelly Planque/con respeto [respectfully]/John Steinbeck/[his drawing of a bird]", 221 pages, 5x7½. De Souris et des Hommes (Of Mice and Men), by John Steinbeck, translated with an introduction by M. E. Coindreau. Paris, Librairie Gallimard, 1946. Hardcover. Novelist John Steinbeck (1902-1968), who was noted for his portrayals of hard-working people and social themes, won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1962. The works of the famed novelist, include Tortilla Flat (1935), Of Mice and Men (1937), The Grapes of Wrath (1939; Pulitzer Prize, 1940), Cannery Row (© 1937, published in 1945) and East of Eden (1952). In all, Steinbeck wrote 16 novels, 6 non-fiction works, and five collections of short stories. As this volume indicates, Steinbeck's works had worldwide appeal. The volume has had its boards professionally replaced. Pages are toned and edges are chipped. Otherwise, fine condition.

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