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        [Photo Album]: Baltimore Family Travels

      North Dakota, 1946. Very Good. 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. ABA]
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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]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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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]

      [Bookseller: Arroyo Seco Books, Pasadena, Member IOBA]
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        Penicillin Its Practical Application

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

      [Bookseller: Maggs Bros. Ltd.]
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        The Man With The Golden Gun - With white endpapers

      London Cape 1965 1946 - A first edition, first printing published by Cape in 1965. A very good+ book without inscriptions in like unclipped wrapper - this variant being the one with white endpapers. The first edition, second issue which was bound using white end-papers when the stock of green/white marbled end-papers ran out (Gilbert 2012). Rare. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books ABA ILAB PBFA]
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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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        ALICE’S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND and THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS

      Stockholm / London: Zephyr Books, Continental Book Co. 1946 - 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. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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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.

      [Bookseller: Alexander Rare Books]
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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]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek]
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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.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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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]

      [Bookseller: LIBRAIRIE ERIC CASTERAN]
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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)

      [Bookseller: Librairie de L' Avenue]
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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.

      [Bookseller: Eveleigh Books & Stamps]
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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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        L'oeil écoute

      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. Gallimard Paris 1946 19x24cm broché

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        THE DANCING DETECTIVE

      Philadelphia and New York: J.B. Lippincott Co., 1946. First edition. A near fine copy, some dustiness to cut edges, offsetting to front free end paper in a very good plus to near fine dust jacket, light rubbing to corners and folds, minor chipping to head and heel of spine panel. Dust soiling to white background of rear panel. (8545). Octavo, cloth. Story collection. The short story "Two Men in a Furnished Room" was the source for the noir film The Guilty (1947).

      [Bookseller: John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILA]
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        Piesni zalobne getta. [Ghetto Dirges.]

      [Julian Wyderka, Odbito w Drukarni Wojewódzkiej, Katowice], [Katowice] 1946 - First edition. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author. In publisher's illustrated wrappers. 58, (6) p. and a fly errata-leaf, and photographic frontispiece. First edition of this collection of poems, "Ghetto Dirges" written by an escapee survivor of the Warsaw ghetto. First book of poems by Izabella Stachowicz (1893-1969) the Polish-Jewish writer, whose adventurous life curves from the literary and artistic avant-garde circles of Warsaw through the Warsaw ghetto to the Armia Ludowa, the partisan force of the communist Polish Worker's Party, to end up as a lieutenant of the Milicja Obywatelska, the Soviet-controlled paramilitary organization in Poland. Paper yellowed due to aging. Front cover with light brown stains. Inside clean. Overall in fine condition. In publisher's illustrated wrappers First edition. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Földvári Books]
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        LA PRIMULA INAFFERRABILE

      CASA EDITRICE ADRIANO SALANI, 1946. ITALIANO 0,19 Rilegatura editoriale cartonata, scolorita al dorso e lungo i bordi, con usura al piede ed alla cima, con punte piegate e con fioritura, pagine brunite attorno ai testi causa tempo e con fioriture sparse e piccole gore, fioritura anche ai tagli, ai fogli di guardia e controguardie USATO

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        Aaron Bohrod's America Its History.

      1946. Color pictographic / pictorial map, 22 x 33 inches, linen backed with wooden dowels at upper and lower edge (contemporary with its publication date). Light wear to edges and a little soft creasing from being rolled; a stain on the linen backing does not affect the image. Overall very good condition. Plate 21 in Stephen Hornsby's "Picturing America"; Hornsby writes of it "Bohrod's sweeping and popular depiction of American history owes much to the murals he and other artists designed for the Treasury Department's Section of Fine Arts during the 1930s. John Brown's Slave Raids in Kansas set against a glowing sun create a powerful central image for the map."

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        Vingt-cinq-et-un poèmes. Dessins de Hans Arp.

      Paris, Edition de la revue fontaine. 1946 - 19 x 14cm. 60 S., 4 Bl. OFranz.-Brosch. =Collection l'âge d'or, dirigée par Henri Parisot. - No. 79/150 numerierten Exemplaren auf Alfa (GA 7785 Ex.). - Um ein Gedicht vermehrte und mit neuen Zeichnungen versehene Neuauflage der Ausgabe von 1918. - Mit handschriftlicher Widmung von Tristan Tzara auf den Vortitelblatt. - (Einband mit Lichtrand und am Rücken im Gelenk eingerissen. Etwas locker im Gelenk). [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        PROSPETTIVA DELLA LETTERATURA FRANCESE DA CORNEILLE A CHENIER

      BOMPIANI, MILANO 1946 - PROSPETTIVE ITALIANO Prefazione di Andre' Gide, traduzioni di G.Falco, N.Inghilleri di Villadauro, B.Maffi ed A. Supino, con illustrazioni in nero fuori testo di Tommaso Buzzi, pagine brunite ai bordi e con fioriture sparse, rilegatura editoriale cartonata, con usura ai bordi, strappi e mancanze al dorso

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        Bartender's Friend

      Cincinnati, OH: Nick Thomas, 1946. Revised and Expanded. Hardcover. Like New. Revised and expanded. Near Fine. Red leatherette binding, with faint rubbing at spine ends, titles to upper board in gilt. An extremely rare cocktail book, which based on records of copies we've handled in the past, appears to have been first published in 1944, reprinted 1945 and revised and greatly expanded in this version in 1946. The recipes are alphabetical on tabbed pages, divided by heavy blue card stock into two sections entitled "All Cocktails" and "All Mixed Drinks.

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        All the King's Men

      Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1946 A near fine first edition (so stated on the copyright page) in a very good second state dust jacket, but with the same price, $3.00, as the first printing dust jacket. Housed in a custom-made collector's slipcase.

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        Konvolut aus gedr. Gedicht, Separatdruck aus der Sonntagsbeilage der Nationalzeitung vom 7. Feb. 1960 sowie 2 Portraitblättern. Jeweils mit eigenh. U.

      O. O. u. D. - Zusammen 4 SS. 8vo. Mit eh. beschr. Kuvert. Hermann Hesse übermittelt Josef Wesely eine Portraitaufnahme: "Nehmen Sie diese Aufnahme vom Sommer 1946, mit meiner jüngsten Enkelin, als Zeichen des Dankes für Ihre Glückwünsche".

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        Odezwa do Ludnosci M. Kielc!" (Appeal to the People of the City of Kielce)

      NP, Kielce 1946 - The sheet is a 15'' x 12 1/4" broadside printed and distributed on July 5th, immediately following the infamous Kielce Pogrom on July 4th 1946. The appeal for calm and peace in the city was called for by a named group of seven local individuals, each representing predominantly leftist political parties and organizations, hoping for an end to the violence that had been spreading throughout the city during the day. The signatories are Stanik Marian from Local Council of Trade Professionals, Kazimierz Kasterski president of the local Labor Party, Urbanowicz H. of the Polish Socialist Party, Josef Kalinowski of the Polish Workers Party, Ponieki Czeslaw, President of the Board of the People's Party, Podrygallo Stanislaw of the People's Party, and Dr. Winiarski of the Democratic Party.*The Kielc Pogrom occurred on July 4th 1946, and was the deadliest Polish pogrom in the post-W.W. II period, occurring little more than a year after the end of the war. Local police and citizens took part in an attack on Polish Jews who returned to Kielce after the Holocaust and had been living in a building administered by the Jewish Committee of Kielce Voivodeship. Incited by false reports, rumors of a kidnapped child, and stoked by still persistent blood-libel fears, a mob shot and beat over 40 Jews to death. The event caused outrage internationally, and has been seen as one of the determining factors in increased immigration of Polish Jews to Palestine at that time, through the aegis of the Bricha (Brycha) movement. Translation of the text:"Appeal to the Population of the City of Kielce!On July 4th 1946, events took place, caused by irresponsible elements, that stained the good name of [us] Poles, a nation known throughout the world for its tolerance. Irresponsible elements, taking advantage of crowds gathered by false rumors spread by bands hired by Polish gentry, wanted to commit a criminal assault on the Jewish population, that having barely survived the gehenna of the hitlerite hell, wanted to find shelter in our city. There are wounded and killed. This stains our whole polish nation in the eyes of the outside world and of the future generations. It adds one more idea of infamy to all the crimes committed by the [true] organizers from the camp of the reactionary Polish of the ONZ gentry. The cooperative committee of six political parties wants first of all, to condemn the organizers of these events. The cooperative committee, in the name of humanity, in the name of Polish cultural achievements, in the name of the Polish history, appeals to the populace of the city of Kielce to be peaceful and dignified. At the same time, the cooperative committee of the six political parties, assures that the events will be carefully investigated by a citizen organization and the state as well. Results of the investigation will be publicly announced so that all citizens can know the truth. We appeal to the common sense of the people of the city of Kielce, in the name of the innocent blood that colored the streets of Kielce, to maintain peace and not listen to the elements that want to take advantage by encouraging hate of fellow man and interfere in the rebuilding of Polish life."Text in Polish. Paper yellowed from age-toning, and with some spotting. Three small holes and light creasing to the broadside. The paper has been stored folded and has horizontal creasing as a result. Small tape on verso. Paper with a 1/2" tear to the upper right corner, a 2 1/2" closed tear at the left side of the sheet, and some additional closed tears along edges. * See "Kielce - July 4, 1946: Background, Context and Events," page 123. A collective work published by the Polish Educational Foundation in North America, Toronto and Chicago, 1996.Includes the titles "Kielce - July 4, 1946: Background, Context and Events." A collective work published by the Polish Educational Foundation in North America Toronto and Chicago, 1996. Octavo. 151pp. Orange wraps, and the "Bulletin für Faschis [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Omnibus. Settimanale di attualitˆ politica e letteraria.

      Milano, 1946, A. I n. 1/8, 10 (del 28 dicembre) - 1947, A. II n. 1/12, 16/44 (29 dicembre) - 1948, A. III n. 1/53 - 1949, A. IV n. 1/49 (8 dicembre). Tutti (152) :

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        Mauthausen

      KSC [Komunistická Strana Ceskoslovenska] (M. Schulz), Praha (Prague) 1946 - With 86 black and white photographs. Typographical layout by Zdenek Rossmann. First edition. Text in Czech. In publisher's photographic wrappers. (8), (52), (4) p. An early post-Holocaust publication, a photo-book showing the horror of the Austrian concentration camp, Mauthausen-Gusen. The photos besides recording the horror of life and death in the Mauthausen, showing the camp facilities, also town Mauthausen and the surroundings, but most of them are shocking images of the prisoners murdered by the Nazis. The typographical layout is created by Zdenek Rossmann (1905-1984), the Czech Bauhausler, avant-garde photographer and graphic designer and the publication was edited by the Members of the Committee of the Illegal Communist Party of Czechoslovakia in Mauthausen (Clenové illegálniho vyboru KSC v Mauthausenu). In publisher's photographic wrappers [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Földvári Books]
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        Peintures et dessins. Paintings and drawings.

      Paris, Les Editions du Point du Jour 1946 - Edition tirée à 920 exemplaires numérotés. Imprimés sur papier Vélin de Rives B.F.K. comprenant 43 plaques protégées par une feuille de papier transparente imprimées en noir et blanc mais également en couleur. Ces oeuvres sont des reproductions du travail de Michaux de 1936 à 1946. Un exemplaire dans de parfaites conditions, avec étui original en carton rigide et couverture noire rigide. Edition of 920 numbered copies. Copy on velin de rives B.F.K. including 43 tables with printed tissue guards, in black and white and in colour reproducing the works of Michaux from 1936 to 1946. Copy in perfect condition with original black slipcase, rigid cardboard jacket and editorial wrapper. La libreria offre per un periodo limitato uno sconto del 10% su tutti i suoi libri. Il prezzo originale dell'articolo era 950 euro. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Wallector]
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        Report of the Mission on Japanese Combines. Part I: Analytical and Technical Data. Washington, D.C., U.S. G.P.O.

      1946 - First Edition. 4to, x, 230pp, original wrappers [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Far Eastern Booksellers / Kyokuto Shoten]
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        Hiroshima

      Knopf, New York 1946 - Book has modest cover soiling, wear to head and heel of the spine, glue residue on the front fep thus very good minus. Dj chips, tears, soiling, price of $1.75. What makes this copy of interest is the letter from Hersey to the book's owner written the day after Victory in Europe: "Well, we all got that Victory we were waiting for. Now for the Japanese." Three months later Hiroshima occurred and Hersey would write the most powerful account of that fateful day - August 6, 1945. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Uncommon Books]
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        Forty Drawings.

      Cambridge at the University Press., 1946. First edition. Quarto. pp.[2], 40. Forty black-and-white plates. Introduction by Frank Kendon. Original paper-covered boards. The artist's scarce first book, drawings made while he was in captivity, from 1942 to 1945, in a Japanese prison camp.Presentation copy, inscribed by the artist on the front free endpaper: "For Jean with the artist's best wishes - April 1954 - Ronald Searle".Covers a little marked. Very good indeed.

      [Bookseller: Peter Ellis bookseller]
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        Lincoln's Gettysburg Speech. Together with two TLs from Bernhardt Wall to Natalie Williams and a copy of the Kingsport Press Addresses of Abraham Lincoln

      Sierra Madre, CA: Bernhardt Wall, 1946. 34pp. Copy number one of 200 copies, signed by Wall, who etched the entirety of this book, including the text and illustrations, and printed and bound the edition. The book is printed in several colors of ink on a variety of papers and includes numerous illustrations of Lincoln and historical elements around his famous Gettysburg speech. The book is accompanied by two letters from Wall to his close friend Natalie Williams, in their original envelopes. Lincoln's Gettysburg Speech and Addresses of Abraham Lincoln, published by the Kingsport Press in 1929, are referenced in the letters and were included in the envelopes when they were mailed. The first letter, 2ff., dated September 25, 1939, discusses Wall's recent marriage (his second) to a widow, Doris Morey. He talks about his reasons for remarrying and how Doris had helped him in his home and work. He gives his thoughts on the progress of his Following Abraham Lincoln series, and, in a handwritten postscript, he mentions that Dard Hunter had been to visit after MIT had bought his old mill. He closes the letter by gifting a copy of the Kingsport Press Addresses of Abraham Lincoln to Williams, as he was in the process of dispersing his book collection. The book contains a dated gift inscription from Wall to Williams on the front free endpaper. The second letter, 1f., is dated July 5, 1946. Wall gifts copy number one of Lincoln's Gettysburg Speech to Williams and talks about it and its predecessor's unexpected popularity. He goes on to chat about Williams's and his families, writing, "And nearly all of your boys are back from the wars. That's something worth being thankful for, eh? Our boy says he's going to be married in August. He has never told us... The G Is are a queer lot. What the war has done to them cannot be described satisfactorily." Both letters are printed with an etching along with the typewritten text, the first announcing that Wall and his new wife would be at home in Lime Rock, Connecticut after October 1st, and the second acting as a letterhead illustrated with a cowboy on a horse. Aside from fold lines and offsetting on one page from the Kingsport Lincoln, the letters are in fine condition. The two enclosed books are sparkling copies. A fascinating archive from an important miniature book artist. (Lincoln's Gettysburg Address measures 1 7/8 by 1 3/8; 47x35mm. Addresses by Abraham Lincoln measures 7/8 by 5/8; 21x16mm).

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers]
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        JEWISH CHILDREN IN LIBERATED ERUOPE Their Needs and the J.D.C. Child Care Work. Research Department Reports Number 1

      The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, 270 Madison Avenue, New York 16, New York 1946 - [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Meir Turner]
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        The Iceman Cometh

      New York: Random House, , 1946. A Play. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine in gilt on a red ground, top edge red. With the dust jacket, supplied. Spine very slightly faded; an excellent copy in the jacket, small chip to head of spine, a little rubbing to extremities. First edition, first printing. Rare presentation copy, inscribed by the author to Shirlee Weingarten on the front free endpaper: "To Shirlee Weingarten / with affection and gratitude / for all she has done since the / first typing job - all the kindness / in the many small things that only / the sensitive do, as the sensitive appreciate. / I have a guilty feeling I have not / been sufficiently appreciative at times, or have even / been downright rude & taking it for granted / you should light cigarettes for playwrights! I hope / I didn't. If I did, it wasn't meant." O'Neill had Parkinsons from 1943, and copies thus inscribed (at such painstaking, if barely legible, length) are consequently rare. The recipient seems from the inscription to have been O'Neill's amanuensis, making this a touching and close association.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Les Fleurs du Mal ( illus. Jean SAUSSAC-GAMON)

      Le Cercle des Bibliophiles, Paris 1946 - Paris. Charles PORTAL pour Le Cercle des Bibliophiles, 1946. In-8. 327pp. Avec 38 lithographies en sanguine de Jean Saussac-Gamon, dont frontispice, page de titre illiustrée, 17 planches hors-texte et 19 illustration dans le texte. Tirage à 550 exemplaires, celui-ci l'un des 200 sur papier Ingres de Vidalon portant le numéro 114 et contenant UNE SUITE DES HORS-TEXTE EN NOIR. En feuilles sous couverture rempliée avec portrait d'une femme nue au premier plat, et double emboîtage en papier marbré .Etui légèrement insolé et avec quelques taches d'usage - sinon en excellent état. Edition rare.

      [Bookseller: Valier Illustrated Books]
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        Le miroir de la mer

      Gallimard 1946 - - Gallimard, Paris 1946, 12x19cm, broché. - Edition originale la traduction française, un des 105 exemplaires numérotés sur pur fil, tirage de tête. Agréable exemplaire. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] First edition la traduction française, one of 105 numbered copies on pur fil, tirage de tête. A good copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Jill

      First edition. 8vo., original dark blue buckram, dust jacket. London, The Fortune Press.

      [Bookseller: Maggs Bros. Ltd.]
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        Chloe Marr.

      London: Methuen & Co. Ltd,, 1946. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine in white. Spine rolled and faded, a little foxing to endpapers. A very good copy. First edition, first impression. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author to his son on the front free endpaper, "C.R.M., with all my love. A.A.M." Shortly after the book's publication, Milne wrote a letter to St John Ervine on 4 August 1946: "Our boy is with us, and gets demobilized next week; after which he goes back to Cambridge for a year, chiefly to give the world a little time in which to cool. Having been at Trieste for the last year, he takes a gloomy view of Stalin and Titto. So do I; and of most other people". This was Milne's first novel for 13 years, and, though it would be his last, it was well-received: "'The Old Enchanter has done it again,' one of the American papers said. [There was] a general feeling that Milne had produced something rather original, certainly something quite different from anything he had written before".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        LA REPUBLIQUE (VIII-X) tome VIII partie II

      LES BELLES LETTRES, Paris 1946 - COLLECTION DES UNIVERSITES DE FRANCE INTERLINGUE Numerazione delle pagine doppia, 78 ma in realtà 156, in francese con testo greco a fronte, a cura di Emile Chambry, alcune pagine ancora intonse, con bordi non allineati e non rifilati, brossura editoriale in cartoncino morbido, con titolo e piccolo fregio editoriale al piatto e titoli al dorso, con usura ai bordi ed aloni da esposizione

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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        My hobby is trout fishing

      Melbourne : J.T. Picken & Sons, 1946. First edition. Octavo, cloth boards with gilt lettering and trout motif, frontispiece photograph of author; pp 76; a fine copy. "This little book's eight chapters unequivocally comprise a technical manual but it is a manual in which the lessons are presented in story. Wackett's first book is now one of Australia's most sought-after angling titles." The Australian Fly Fishing Museum. Sir Lawrence James Wackett (1896-1982) was an Australian aeronautical engineer and designer, and is regarded as one 'the towering figures in Australia aviation'. Wackett served in the RAAF in World War I as a pilot and engineer, and later founded the Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation, Australia's first aviation manufacturer supplying the Government. He was knighted for his services to aviation in 1954.

      [Bookseller: Douglas Stewart Fine Books]
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        All the King's Men

      Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1946 A very good first printing (First Printing stated on the copyright page) in a very good dust jacket, inscribed ("in friendship, Red Warren") on the front free endpaper to his friend Peter Dzwonkoski, who was a rare book librarian at Yale University (where Warren did post-graduate studies) and later became head rare book librarian at U. of Rochester. Housed in a custom-made collector's slipcase.

      [Bookseller: Bookbid Rare Books]
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        Girl's Autograph Album

      [No place] 1946 - Oblong octavo. Measuring 8.75" x 7.25". Full vellum album with gilt titles and page edges. Illustrated. Slightly bowed with rubbing on the boards, near fine. A beautifully bound and extensively illustrated autograph album of a girl identified only as "Clarice" with most of the entries dated between 1919 and 1920 and a few marked 1946. Throughout the nearly completed album are handwritten poems and elaborate illustrations, most are signed and dated, along with some items pasted in from cards and magazines to Clarice from her various acquaintances. The artwork, mostly pen and ink and watercolors, range in skill with most being quite good, depict detailed images of butterflies, women, and even Christchurch Priory in England. Poetry is also written out, a lot of it about war memories, "the past is a closed volume, the present an open book the future endless pages;" and of course the comedians, "I cannot paint, I cannot draw, and I am not a poet. So all that I can say in here is 'thank the Lord I know it.' There are also humorous cartoon drawings of animals and silly looking men and caricatures as well as fairy tale characters such as the Goose Girl and Repunzel. A beautifully illustrated volume with intriguing representations of friendships and life in 1920s England.

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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