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        Vercoquin et le plancton

      Gallimard, Paris 1946, 11,5x18,5cm, broché. - Gallimard, Paris 1946, 11,5x18,5cm, broché. - Edizione per il quale non è stato redatto grandi giornali, seconda istruzione edizione. autografo Rare firmato da Boris Vian sul testo di Serge Buiron: "... con la mia simpatia e mi mandi un numero, per favore." Una mancanza nel piede della schiena. [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale pour laquelle il n'a pas été tiré de grands papiers, mention de deuxième édition. Rare envoi autographe signé de Boris Vian sur ce texte à Serge Buiron : "... avec toute ma sympathie et envoyez-moi un numéro s'il vous plaît". Un petit manque restauré en pied du dos.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Feu Follet]
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        Max Müller - 9 Orginalholzschnitte.

      (II : tadelloses Exemplar) - die Holzschnitte im Format ca. 30x24 cm, die Darstellungen selber im Format von ca. 13x10 cm, alle Holzschnitte numeriert 6/55, signiert und mit der Jahreszahl 87 datiert. - Dieses Werk wurde in einer Auflage von 55 Exemplaren hergestellt. Die Bücher tragen die Ziffern I bis XV, die Mappen 16 bis 55. Dieses Exemplar trägt die Nr. 6 - (Max Müller, geboren 1946 in Laupheim, Oberschwaben, nähere Informationen im Netz) - ZUSTAND : Betrifft nur die Bücher mit der Nummer 300000 bis 330000 (II) gut erhaltenes Exemplar, auffällige kleine Mängel, die den peniblen Sammler stören könnten, sind angegeben.

      [Bookseller: Gebrauchtbücherlogistik]
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        Conquista de las islas Malucas.[Madrid, Alonso Martin, 1609]. Small folio (22 x 30 cm). With an engraved architectural title-page showing an allegorical scene (the Moluccas represented by a native woman with feather headdress, cornucopia and sword, riding a crocodile, with the Spanish royal coat of arms in the sky) and a sleeping lion (representing the author?) in a separate cartouche below. Early 18th-century richly gold-tooled red morocco, each board with a large centrepiece a petit fers made partly with pointillé stamps.

      Cox I, p. 284; Griffin & Phillips, Philippine Islands 23; Medina, Hisp.-Amer. 551; Palau 16089; Sabin 1946. First edition of the author's principal work, in the original Spanish, dedicated to King Philip III of Spain, whose father had untied the Portuguese and Spanish crowns in 1580. It centres on the Philippines and the Moluccas, but also discusses China, Java, Sumatra and Ceylon, and even "los estrechos Persico y Arabico" (p. 12). The Portuguese naval commander Afonso de Albuquerque had conquered Malacca by 1511, a few decades after Arabic merchants introduced Islam there. This provided a base to quickly establish Portuguese influence over the islands of the region. "Few narratives are written with so much judgment and elegance ... One of the most important works for the history of the Philippine islands ... The book also contains matter relating to Sir Francis Drake and American voyages, and to the history of Spanish and Portuguese exploration in the Indies" (Cox). "For the compilation of this work, the author had the command of all authentic manuscript relations, which were either in official custody, or in private hands, besides the testimony of such persons then living as had been eyewitnesses to any part of what he delivers" (Griffin). With the engraved armorial bookplate of Jeremiah Hill (ca. 1820). Later in the celebrated library of Sir Thomas Phillips (1792-1872), then the library of Philip Robinson. The imprint of the engraved title-page appeared below the thin-rule border at the foot and is usually shaved or (as in the present copy) wholly lost, along with part of the foot border itself but the title-page is otherwise complete and intact. A few leaves have marginal chips repaired at an early date or small worm holes in the head margin unobtrusively repaired, and one has a small hole repaired slightly affecting 4 words of text. A few leaves are slightly browned or show some spots or smudges, but the book is otherwise in good condition. The hinges are worn, with a few small cracks, and the head and foot of the spine slightly damaged, but the binding is otherwise good, with nearly all of the tooling very good. A beautifully bound copy of an essential source for any study of the Moluccas and the Philippines in the early Portuguese (from 1580 also Spanish) colonial period.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat FORUM BV]
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        KZ. Mauthausen. Bild und Wort von Dipl-Ing. S. Wiesenthal, ehem. pol. KZ.-Häftling Nr. 127371.

      Linz u. Wien, Ibis 1946. 4°. 57 nn. Bll., zahlr. Illustrationen, ill. OKart., die zweifarbige Umschlaggestaltung u. Illustrationen vom Verfasser. Erste Ausgabe der ersten Buchveröffentlichung Wiesenthals, zugleich eines der ersten gedruckten Berichte eines KZ-Überlebenden. Als Häftling im Konzentrationslager Mauthausen arbeitete Wiesenthal auf dem Todesblock - unbemerkt von den Nazi-Schergen - an Skizzen und Zeichnungen, die einem Ziel dienen sollten: die Weltöffentlichkeit nach dem Ende der Naziherrschaft und der Befreiung der Konzentrationslager darüber zu informieren, was sich hinter deren Mauern und dem Stacheldraht zugetragen hat. Wiesenthal brauchte für seine Arbeiten nicht viel mehr als einen Bleistiftstummel und etwas Papier. Bildfragmente aus Nazi-Magazinen, wie sie in Papierkörben zu finden waren, baute er nach dem Krieg als optische Zitate in seine Collagen ein, und auch die Texte zu den Bildern entstanden erst im Zuge der Vorbereitungen zur Veröffentlichung des vorliegenden Buches. Infolge der kleinen Auflage war das Werk bald vergriffen und geriet in Vergessenheit, außerdem waren in der Zeit des beginnenden Kalten Krieges Bücher über Nazi-Greuel nicht weiter gefragt... Versand D: 15,00 EUR Holocaust, Shoah, Nationalsozialismus, KZ, Antisemitismus, Zeitgeschichte, Mauthausen

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        Le Cantique des Cantiques

      Paris, Les Cent-Une 1946 - Edition of 143 copies on Vélin d'Arches including 15 original drypoints by Michel Ciry. Copy printed for the Countess Anna Laetitia Pecci Blunt. Cover on pur chiffon d'auvergne. Includes hard jacket on cardboard and parchment and original slipcase. Copy in very good conditions. Light foxing on cover and on internal pages. The book may be located and shipped from Italy, France or UK. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Wallector]
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        Arts and Artists in Hungary: Architects Olgyay and Olgyay

      Budai Istvan, Budapest 1946 - Cloth soiled, spine perished, otherwise a good copy of an uncommon book with a nice association. The first book in a series about art in Hungary, basically a Monograph ( the first?) on the work of the architects Viktor and Aladar Olgyay. Inscribed with both names to the designer Donald Deskey in 1946 at the top of the front free endpaper. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Kenneth Mallory Bookseller, ABAA]
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        The Hollow

      UK First Edition, First Printing (The Crime Club, 1946). The first novel in four years to feature Belgian detective Hercule Poirot. Published in paperback in the United States in 1954 under the title 'Murder After Hours'. Some soiling to top of text-block; moderate bumping to board corners. Original, price-clipped dust jacket has some loss to front panel and tips of spine panel and a tear to bottom of fore-edge; rubbing and wear to fore-edge and hinges; spine panel faded. A very good and rare copy in the dust jacket, signed by the author to front endpaper.

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        History Of Western Philosophy

      London: George Allen and Unwin Ltd.,, 1946. and its Connection with Political and Social Circumstances from the Earliest Times to the Present Day. Octavo. Original grey and white cloth, spine lettered in yellow on brown. With the dust jacket. Slight toning to the board edges, but effectively a fine copy in an exceptional jacket, only very slightly ruffled at the edges and with a small closed tear to the top edge of the rear panel near the fore-corner. First UK edition, first impression, an exceptional copy. Russell's compendious account of the history of philosophy, from the Orphism of Ancient Greece to the Logical Positivism of the author's present day, was a triumph of his populist craft and is perhaps his most famous book. Written during the Second World War, Russell's project was in part conceived to explain to his audience the exact nature of the "civilisation" for which they were fighting. Appropriately, the dust jackets were printed on the backs of surplus Second World War maps, this one showing part of the German border with Poland; they do not generally survive in anything approaching collectable condition. Simon & Schuster published the first US edition in the preceding year, but the UK edition is preferred.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Linsey Woolsey

      New York: Oxford University Press, 1946. (1946). Illustrated paper over boards, slight crack at title page; pictorial dust jacket is a bit age-toned with a few very small chips at extremities, but perfectly respectable. Illustrated in color throughout, one of Tudor's very lovely Calico Books.. First Edition. Very Good/Very Good. 24mo..

      [Bookseller: E M Maurice Books, LLC, ABAA]
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        Voyages de Gulliver dans les contrées lointaines. Tome I: Voyage à Lilliput. Tome II: Voyage chez les Houyhnhnms. Avec 22 eaux-fortes de Marcel North. Ens. 2 volumes.

      Lausanne, André Gonin, 1944, 1946, - in-4to, 173 p / 216 p., en feuilles avec 22 eaux-fortes originales, jaquettes originales, chemises cartonnées, emboîtages. Un des 250 ex. num. 44 à 293 sur Vergé du Marais à la Forme N° 168, signé par André Gonin et Marcel North. Artiste peintre neuchâteloisPlease notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. Dict. des artistes suisses contemporains p. 260. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Harteveld Rare Books Ltd.]
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        Archive): U.S. Navy Officer's Letters and Bluejacket's Manual with Photo Album from World War II, 1942-1946

      New Jersey / Massachusetts / Ohio / Pennsylvania / Texas 1946 - A collection of 79 letters to and from Marion Alexander Cassell during his time in the Navy from 1942 through 1946 as well as a photo album and his copy of the *Bluejackets' Manual.* Album is an oblong octavo measuring 11" x 7". Brown cloth boards bound together with string. The album contains 66 gelatin silver black and white or sepia toned photographs measuring between 1.5" x 1" and 5" x 3.5" with some captions written on the back of the photographs. The *Bluejackets' Manual:* is a tenth edition. 12mo. 784pp. Blue cloth boards with stamped green titles. All items are near fine. The letters have light creasing from mailing; the book has modest spotting on the top page-edge with lightly bumped corners; and the photo album has tiny tears and small chips. Letters to and from Marion Alexander Cassell during his time in the Navy from various locations some being, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Texas. Most of the letters are from Cassell's mother, Mary, in Oak Hill, Ohio. She writes often of how much she misses him and dotes on his health; "You boys need all you can get and for all you have done! Be sure and have a heart check!" She also brings up the women her son is dating, as she mentions Doris Wallentine and three other women, Edith, Florence, and Alice Dodds. There are a couple of letters written by Cassell addressed to his mother. He mostly writes about his time traveling from place to place and though he was in the navy, he frequently got seasick, "Now I know what it's like to be seasick. You just get so sick you don't care whether the world comes or goes". He writes often about how he is sick and tired but enjoys the journey. He also writes to his mother about the many different "blondes" he flirts with, "I really do love her (Florence). Coincidentally, I met a beautiful blonde the other day. I really do like blondes, I just can't seem to help it." Several letters are from Doris Wallentine, an admirer or romantic interest of Cassell's from Dallas, Texas. She often writes very flatly and rarely shows interest in their relationship. Only a few times does she write anything about the two of them, "Frankly, I was quite flattered that you thought enough of me to travel 1400 miles to see me -- and maybe also by the fact that you say you didn't flirt with any blondes -- because, knowing you, I know that must have been quite a strain! Ha! Ha!" Wallentine also expressed an interest in joining the WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service), "I have been thinking about rather seriously joining the Waves -- what would you think of that -- as I know you never had much a woe for women in uniform?" Another admirer, Alice Dodds also frequently writes to Cassell. Her earliest letter (from Wellesley, Massachusetts) to Cassell attempts to reconnect with him after 18 months of not talking, "I had to decide whether not to reply to your last letter sent 18 months ago.At this time you may be a dignified married man who no longer desires to carry a 'pole,' of candy under his arm. Pardon my terrible correspondence." However, the letters written from her to Cassell after are warm and friendly. Cassell did not end up marrying or continuing his romantic relationship with Wallentine, Edith, Florence, or Alice Dodds as in 1955, he married Hazel Clare Moreland. According to sources not in this archive, Moreland traveled across the country to start a new life in Los Angeles. There she met Naval Commander Marion Cassell. After their marriage in 1955, they traveled the world together as well as across continental North America. Moreland worked for the founders of MGM during the golden era of Hollywood. She became involved with script writing and film production, and considered herself fortunate to know many of the stars during that period. Cassell never had any children and passed away in 1990 at the age of 80.Additionally featured in the *Bluejackets' Manual* is a gelatin silver sepia photograph of Marion Alexander Cassell l

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      Philosophical Library, New York 1946 - 498 pages. Very good condition in good dust jacket; Jacket is fairly worn with a few small pieces missing at the spine ends. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: By The Way Books]
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        Keith's Rifles for Large Game

      Huntington WV: Standard Publications, 1946. First Edition. Hardcover. VG to vg+/Very Good. 406 pp, ill. Rifles, bullets, barrels and everything you ever wanted to know about rifles for big game hunting. The classic on the subject, a long respected work.VG to vg+ in vg dj and inscribed, signed and dated by Keith.

      [Bookseller: Trophy Room Books]
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      Bergen Belsen, Undzer Shtime 1946 - 1st edition. Original cardstock binding, Oblong folio, 38 double-sided leaves. Published under the auspices of the Central Committee of the Liberated Jews in the British Zone. The text is in English, Hebrew, Yiddish and German. Each language has its own title page. Printed on Cardstock. Contains 115 photographs of the destruction of the Jews by the Nazis. Each page contains 3 or 4 pictures. The introduction of the book poignantly describes its purpose: "The incentive to produce this collection gave us our deepest desire to show the world the crimes of Germany, to give expression to the throttled cry of pain of the Jews. The desire to bring back our memories of Jewish Settlements which drowned in torrents of Jewish Blood. May the world have this knowledge and ponder on it. When words are too weakened too poor to convey the destruction and extermination of Jewish life, may these pictures found by accident on arrested SS soldiers, speak for themselves of the bestiality which will forever bring shame on human kind. " Lacks Attached fragile paper front coversheet, as usually found, spine rebacked, very clean and solid, Very Good Condition. (HOLO2-101-36A) [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Dan Wyman Books, LLC]
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        The Gormenghast Series: Titus Groan; Gormenghast; Titus Alone

      1st Editions, 1st Printings. 438; 453; 222pp. Octavo. Three volumes: Titus Groan (1946); Gormenghast (1950); Titus Alone (1959). All three volumes bound in original red publisher's cloth with gold gilt lettering and decorations stamped to the spine. Corners slightly bumped on Titus Groan, with a very light spot of soiling to the top of the text block; Titus Alone has some mild shelf-wear to the bottom edge of the boards. Small gift inscription from previous owner to the ffep of Titus Groan. First state dust jackets on Titus Groan and Titus Alone, not price clipped; presumed first state jacket on Gormenghast, although it has been price clipped. A very moderate amount of sun fading to the jacket spines of Titus Alone and Titus Groan; the back panel of Titus Groan has some age toning and creasing to the top edge. Full page black and white illustration to the frontis of Titus Alone, done by the author; small black and white illustration to the title pages of Titus Groan and Gormenghast. All three volumes internally clean and, overall, in tight and bright condition.A wonderful set of the Gormenghast trilogy --scarce with first state jackets, especially in such good condition. This series follows the title character, Titus Groan, through infancy into young adulthood, as he struggles between his desire for personal freedom and duty towards the earldom of Gormenghast, to which he is the ruling heir. Peake intended to write at least two other works surrounding Gormenghast, but ailing health and his eventual death at age 57 prevented him from doing so. The art on the dust jackets and on the title pages and frontis were illustrated by Peake as well. An attractive and imaginative set.

      [Bookseller: Aquila Books]
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        Six Full Color Prints Humming Birds. A Portfolio of Six Magnificent Color Prints.

      I. B. Fischer, New York 1946 - Six photoreproductions: 20 x 16 inches each in printed wrapper. The six hummingbirds are: Heliodoxa Jacula, Hylonympha Macrocerca, Thalurania Refulgens, Petasophora Iolata, Heliothrix Purpureiceps, Glaucis Fraseri. "A portfolio of six magnificent color prints reproduced with life-like fidelity to the rare originals by the famous 19th century ornithologist-artist, John Gould. Included are beautiful studies of the Great Forked Tail Humming-bird, Fraser's Barbed Throat, The Violet-Ear, Venezuelan Wood-Nymph, and Purple-Crowned Fairy." (from the Port Folio).

      [Bookseller: Donald A. Heald Rare Books (ABAA)]
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        Donald Duck in the Terror of the River (Dell Four Color #108)

      New York: Dell Publishing Company, 1946. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Fine. Comic Book. Standard Format and Size. First printing of a classic Barks story. FINE. All corners fairly pointed. Binding tight and square. But for 1/4 inch tear to bottom edge of back cover, without tears, creases, bumps or chips. Some wear from handling. But for faint erasure of penciled date to top of front cover, not marked in any way and very clean and bright. All items carefully wrapped and sent boxed.

      [Bookseller: Tree Frog Fine Books and Graphic Arts]
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        The Novels of Jane Austen

      xford- The Clarendon Press, 1946 Book. Fine. Hardcover. A beautifully bound set of the novels of Jane Austen. Complete in five volumes. With 50 plates and facsimiles. In a full morocco binding by Bumpus Ltd. Third edition, third impression. The text based on collation of the early editions, by R W Chapman. Jane Austen was an English novelist known for her six major novels which centre on the lives of the British landed gentry at the end of the 18th century, with particular focus on the social and marital complications of a few select families. Her use of irony, realism and social commentary have earned her great literary and historical significance and she is remembered as one of the finest novelists of the English language. An important and scholarly edition of the novels of Jane Austen, containing facsimiles of the original title page with notes and appendices giving a rich insight into the characters of the novels and the real places in which the novels are set, as well as a biographical notes about Austen. Edited by Robert William Chapman, a British scholar and one of the foremost scholars of Austen and Samuel Johnson. Condition: In halfmorocco bindings with cloth covered boards and gilt to spine by Bumpus. Externally, in lovely condition with very light shelfwear. Internally, firmly bound. Pages bright, with just the odd spot to the first and last few pages. Overall: FINE.

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        Tijdschrift voor filosofie. 8e Jaargang, 1946 tot en met 62ste jaargang 2000 & International Philosophical Bibliography. Répertoire Bibliographique de la Philosophie. Bibliografisch Repertorium van de Wijsbegeerte. 1946 tot en met 1998. & Registers 1939-63 & Registers 1964-88.

      Leuven, Hoger Instituut voor Wijsbegeerte, 1946. 2000. 97 volumes blue half cloth, rest wrappers, together 152 volumes. Contributions in English, Dutch, French and German. - (sl. worn, sl. browned) Although very good set, see picture.

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        Guides de Bonaparte et Chasseurs à cheval de la Garde. Illustrations de Maurice Toussaint

      Paris: les Éditions militaires illustrées (impr. de Dumoulin et impr. de Fortin et fils), 1946. Hard Cover. 142, [5] p., [8] leaves of plates, illus.; 33 cm. Eight color plates of uniforms; 65 line-engraved illustrations including 21 showing uniforms or accessories. At head of title: Marcel Dupont. This is number 45 of 990 printed. Vg in sturdy brown cloth. Stock#OB938.

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        Matthew Flinders' Narrative of his Voyage in the Schooner Francis: 1798. Preceded and followed by notes on Flinders, Bass, the Wreck of the Sidney Cove, &c by Geoffrey Rawson.

      Golden Cockerel Press, London 1946 - No. 78 of 100 special copies. 9 wood engravings printed in green by John Buckland Wright, full page map of Flinders's voyage. Printed on Arnold's mould-made paper in Aldein Bembo type with Bruce Rogers's Centaur initials. 4to., original full green morocco with designs by Buckland Wright blocked in gilt on each cover, spine lettered in gilt, gilt decoration on edges and gilt rules on turn-ins, housed in the original buckram slipcase. Spine faded, slipcase grubby, otherwise a very good copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      Sauk City, Wisconsin: Arkham House, 1946. First edition. Endpapers and page edges a bit tanned, else a fine copy in bright, fine four-color dust jacket designed by Hannes Bok, with three tiny closed tears to the head of the spine panel. (18692). Large octavo, cloth. 3014 copies printed. Collects four novels, THE HOUSE ON THE BORDERLAND, THE BOATS OF THE 'GLEN CARRIG,' THE GHOST PIRATES, and THE NIGHT LAND, with introductory essay by H. C. Koenig and bibliography by A. Langley Searles. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 3-88; 3-91; and 3-92. Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature II, pp. 744-48; I, pp. 143-45; II, pp. 601-04; and III, pp. 1105-10. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 3-103; 3-105; 3-106; and 3-110. BOATS and HOUSE in Tymn (ed), Fantasy Literature, pp. 96-7. HOUSE is Jones and Newman, Horror: 100 Best Books 29.

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        Palestine Pamphlet: Terrorist Methods With Mines and Booby Traps

      Chief Engineer Palestine and Transjordan 1946 Original wrappers, 38 pages, [7] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm. some damp staining.

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      Paris, Consistoire Central Des Israelites De France Et D'algerie.. 1946. Hardback. 1st edition. Original printed boards. 8vo, 62 pages. Commemorating prominent French-speaking rabbis and ministers who were murdered in the Holocaust. Introductions by Chief Rabbi Yeshayahu Schwartz and Leon Meiss, chairman of the Consistoire Central of the Jews of France. Very Good Condition. An Outstanding copy. (KH-5-53) .

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        First United States Army Report of Operations. 23 February 1945 - 8 May 1945. (Complete Set)

      Washington D. C. : GPO,, 1946-01-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Matching three volume set featuring black leatherette boards (12.5" H x 9" W) with gilt lettering and seal on cover; some scratches on first volume corner bumps. Original bindings and hinges tight and square; contents clean and unmarked. No dust jackets as issued. Vol. I "Report of Operations" - 95 pp plus 6 folding maps and one Chart and vintage b/w photographs; Vol. II - Annexes 1 thru 8 - 2218pp& 5 folding charts; Vol. III - Annexes 9 thru 14 - 209pp. Rare. Not Ex-Lib. Additional photos available upon request. All items carefully packed to avoid damage from moisture and rough handling.

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        KZ. Mauthausen. Bild und Wort von Dipl-Ing. S. Wiesenthal, ehem. pol. KZ.-Häftling Nr. 127371.

      Linz u. Wien, Ibis 1946. - Erste Ausgabe der ersten Buchveröffentlichung Wiesenthals, zugleich eines der ersten gedruckten Berichte eines KZ-Überlebenden. Als Häftling im Konzentrationslager Mauthausen arbeitete Wiesenthal auf dem Todesblock - unbemerkt von den Nazi-Schergen - an Skizzen und Zeichnungen, die einem Ziel dienen sollten: die Weltöffentlichkeit nach dem Ende der Naziherrschaft und der Befreiung der Konzentrationslager darüber zu informieren, was sich hinter deren Mauern und dem Stacheldraht zugetragen hat. Wiesenthal brauchte für seine Arbeiten nicht viel mehr als einen Bleistiftstummel und etwas Papier. Bildfragmente aus Nazi-Magazinen, wie sie in Papierkörben zu finden waren, baute er nach dem Krieg als optische Zitate in seine Collagen ein, und auch die Texte zu den Bildern entstanden erst im Zuge der Vorbereitungen zur Veröffentlichung des vorliegenden Buches. Infolge der kleinen Auflage war das Werk bald vergriffen und geriet in Vergessenheit, außerdem waren in der Zeit des beginnenden Kalten Krieges Bücher über Nazi-Greuel nicht weiter gefragt. 4°. 57 nn. Bll., zahlr. Illustrationen, ill. OKart., die zweifarbige Umschlaggestaltung u. Illustrationen vom Verfasser. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Löcker]
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      Sauk City, WI: Arkham House, 1946. First edition. Top of spine bumped, a fine copy in a bright nearly fine dust jacket with some light rubbing and tiny chip at base of spine panel, light shelf wear and two tiny chips to head of spine panel (at corner folds). (14645). Large octavo, jacket art by Hannes Bok, cloth. The author's first book to be published (posthumously) in the U.S. Story collection which includes works with Conan, Solomon Kane, and Bran Mak Morn and King Kull. Appreciations by E. Hoffman Price and H. P. Lovecraft. The vast majority of material first appeared in Weird Tales magazine. Barron (ed): Horror Literature 3-95. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 853.

      [Bookseller: John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILA]
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      Praha (Prague) : Rebcovo Nakladatelstv, 1946. 1st Edition. Original Boards with Original Illustrated Dust Jacket of a Cartoon Wolf and a Skull and Cross Bones with a Swastika on the Moon. 4to. 143 pages ; 31 cm. Includes complete text, with separate title pages in Czech, Russian, English, and French. English title is,

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      Praha : Svaz Osvobozených Politických Veznu,. 1946. Paperback. 1st edition. Original Red Paper Wrappers, 8vo, 31 pages. In Czech. “Preklad z moskevské ‘Pravdy'…. Prelozeno z rustiny. ” Title translates as “Auschwitz: The Grave of Four Million Innocents. ” Published by the Association of Liberated Political Prisoners, Survivors and Victims of Nazism. This is a Soviet-zone, Czech-published translation of the Soviet Investigation into War Crimes which was originally published in Pravda. As such, it reflects the Soviet view which emphasized Soviet rather than Jewish suffering at the hands of the Nazis…. This may be a reason so few copies of this pamphlet survived in Czechsoslovakia. OCLC-Worldcat lists only one copy worldwide (Czech State Research Library in Olomouc) . Underlining on a few pages, touch of spinewear, Otherwise Very Good Condition, a striking copy. (holo2-125-45) .

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        [Poster]: Saturday Evening Post, July 27, 1946

      (No place - New York?): Saturday Evening Post. 1946. Original poster for the magazine. Stiff card stock. Approximately 22" x 28". Just about fine. Shrink-wrapped onto foam core. Reproduces the cover of the magazine, with an Alajalov illustration of a portly middle-aged couple on the beach, amongst frolicsome and nubile youth. A very nice image, and an exceptionally scarce poster. .

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        Les Miserables

      ALLYN AND BACON, 1946 Un Français abrègement . Histoire de masterpeice Un Français abrègement . Histoire de masterpeice origine ( Copyright 1922) , avec ses notes , Exercices et et une vaste section de vocabulaire .Nombre de pages: 238 ( y compris les notes , des exercices de vocabulaire et Pages ) sont très bien soignés. Manquant une seule page vierge avant, (Note : Retour du livre comprend quatre pages vierges ) .Hardcover Bourgogne avec écriture noire ; shefl très mineures portent sur ​​la couverture ( voir photos) .An abridgement in French. Original masterpeice story (Copyright 1922), complete with Notes, Exercises and and extensive Vocabulary section.Total pages: 238 (including notes, exercises and vocab) Pages are very well cared for. Missing only a single, front blank page (Note: Back of book includes four blank pages).Burgondy hardcover with black writing; very minor shefl wear on cover (see photos).

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        How to Sell Your Way Through Life the Psycholgical Principles upon which all True Success is Based and the Art of Selling

      PSYCHOLOGICAL PUBLISHING CO., MARPLE, CHESHIRE 1946 - previous owners signature on front end paper, gilt on spine, pages yellowing but clean, corners bumped DATE PUBLISHED: 1946 EDITION: 355 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        [Romanzo Nero. Tav. V]

      Roma, Ediz. Villa Giulia, 1946. Litografia mm. 200x272, firmata sulla lastra e a lapis con numerazione dall'A. Tiratura di 80 es. numerati (il ns. es. n. 64) più 10 con lettere da A a L. L'incisione faceva parte di una cartella a cura di Libero de Libero e di Enrico Galassi riportando alla memoria l'episodio di cronaca della prostituta assassinata e fatta a pezzi nella pineta del Tombolo.

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        Il Quaderno dei Tiepolo al Museo Correr di Venezia

      Venezia: Edizioni Daria Guarnati. (1946). First. First edition. Folio. Text in Italian. Illustrated with facsimiles of Tiepolo drawings. Crushed plush velvet gilt. First signature (front fly and title page) detached, else a nice, near fine copy. One of 26 lettered copies for presentation, this is copy letter J presented to Federico Pallavicini, important decorative artist and set designer. .

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