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        «La Princesse de Clèves»

      Eaux-fortes de Marie LAURENCIN. Édition Robert Laffont, Paris, 1947. In-4 (23x29cm), relié en demi-maroquin rouge à encadrement, plats en papier bois, tête or, étui bordé. (J.-P. MIGUET relieur.)Ce roman sentimental est illustré de 10 eaux-fortes en couleurs de M. LAURENCIN, tiré sur les presses de DARAGNÈS. Tirage à 300 ex. Celui-ci sur papier vélin pur fil des papeteries du Marais. Édition considérée comme la meilleure illustration de LAURENCIN.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Ancienne Quadr'arts]
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        Projektive Geometrie - Doppelband Bücher der Mathematik und Naturwissenschaften

      Wolfenbütteler Verlagsanstalt Wolfenbüttel-Hannover 1947 - 1 160 Seiten altersentsprechend guter bis befriedigender Zustand; Einband stark abgegriffen; Buchrücken oben leicht eingerissen; Softcover

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        Claudine a L'Ecole, Claudine a Paris, Claudine s'en va, Claudine en Ménage. Les claudine en 4 Volumes.

      La bonne compagnie 1947.Ensemble de 4 volumes in 4 brochés, couverture à rabats illustrée.Tirage limité à 1000 exemplaires.N°36 (seul le premier volume dispose du justificatif de tirage pour les 4), un des 72 exemplaires sur vélin accompagné d'une suite des hors texte en N&B.Ensemble aquarellé par Grau Sala.Quelques trace de scotch résiduel du à la cello qui les protégeait sur page de garde.Ensemble en bon état voir très bon.

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        Le Secret de Javotte.

      Paris, Les Heures Claires 1947. Grand in-8° plein maroquin rouge, dos à nerfs, couverture et dos conservés (nerfs fendus sur 3 cm), tête dorée. Edition illustrée de 26 pointes-sèches en noir de GRAU SALA. Tirage limité à 260 exemplaires, un des 210 sur vélin d'Arches enrichi d'un beau dessin à la plume signé par l'Artiste.

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        «Écrit sur de l'eau»

      Gravures à l'eau-forte d'Emilio GRAU-SALA. Éditions Émile-Paul, Paris 1947. In-4 (24x29,5cm) en feuilles sous chemise et étui d'édition. 31 eaux-fortes originales : 1 frontispice en couleurs, 15 hors-texte. 15 en-têtes à mi-page. Tirage limité à 400 exemplaires.a) Exemplaire sur Vélin de Lana, imprimé pour Emilio GRAU-SALA.b) Exemplaire sur Vélin de Lana avec une belle aquarelle signée sur la page de garde.

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        La couronne de Paris

      Union bibliophile de France, Paris 1947 - Un volume in-folio format italien (36 cm x 47 cm), 85 pp. Illustrations d'André Jacquemin. 13 eaux-fortes originales à pleine page et hors texte (La cathédrale de Beauvais et la place Jeanne Hachette, Fleurine, en forêt d'Halatte, La campagne briarde, près de Crécy-en Brie, La butte de Doue, région de Saint-Cyr-sur-Morin, La vieille ville de Provins, Les gorges d'Apremont, forêt de Fontainebleau, Taillis à Etrechy, près d'Etampes, La Beauce, près de Voves, Eure-et-Loir, Les toits d'Epernon, Prés à Bazainville, aux environs de Houdan, Vue de la côte de Rolleboise, Le cimetière de Lattainville, Oise, Carte de la Couronne de Paris. 15 dessins dont un hors texte gravés sur bois et imprimés en gris. Un des 150 exemplaires numérotés tirés sur papier velin Lana pur chiffon à la forme des Papeteries Lécole à Docelle, Vosges, au filigrane de l'Union Bibliophile de France. Exemplaire signé du typographe (Maximilien Vox). En feuilles sous emboîtage et coffret de l'éditeur. Pour accéder à la totalité de notre offre, consultez notre site et notre blog Paris-Libris. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A Streetcar Named Desire

      New Directions, New York 1947 - Very good lavender copy that has faded toward spine and top edge to pink. Spine head is bumped and frayed, board edges/corners are rubbed. PO blindstamp to ffep. DJ in mylar is toned at spine and edges, chipped at spine ends, loss to spine head above title, closed tear along top flap fold of front panel. Unmarked copy, sound binding. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        L'automne à Pékin

      Les éditions du scorpion, 1947. - Les éditions du scorpion, Paris 1947, 11,5x18cm, relié. - Edizione originale per il quale non è stato derivato grande papiers.Reliure metà navy marocco, colonna vertebrale con cinque nervi, quando la coda d'oro, carta marmorizzata piatto, guardie e contreplats involucri di carta blu conservati, testa dorata, elegante vincolante firmato P. Goy & C. Vilaine.Rare dedica autografa firmata da Boris Vian su di esso a René Lalou. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale pour laquelle il n'a pas été tiré de grands papiers. Reliure en demi maroquin marine, dos à cinq nerfs, date dorée en queue, plats de papier marbré, gardes et contreplats de papier bleu, couvertures conservées, tête dorée, élégante reliure signée de P. Goy & C. Vilaine. Rare envoi autographe signé de Boris Vian sur ce texte à René Lalou.

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        The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby (Original French Film Program)

      Ealing Studios 1947 - Original British program for the 1947 film, "The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby," directed by Alberto Cavalcanti, based on the novel by Charles Dickens, and starring Sir Cedric Hardwicke and Sally Ann Howes. This Dickens adaptation has gone down in critical history as being truly one of the most Dickensian, with a dark mood and attention to the author's lowdown characters throughout. A colorful program, with original four-color illustrations throughout by Edward Ardizzone. Card wrappers with a full front panel illustration and design by Ardizzone. Saddle-stitched, 16 pages. 10.75 x 8.5 inches. Near Fine. A scarce and very expressive piece from Ealing Studios at the height of its glory. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        McElligot's Pool

      Random House, 1947 A very good early printing in a very good dust jacket. INSCRIBED by Suess on the front free endpaper. Moderate rubbing on the edges of the boards; otherwise a nice bright copy. Dust jacket is price-clipped, with moderate chipping at the corners, edges, and spine ends. A small piece is missing from the bottom spine end. We will provide a certificate of authenticity for this item.. Inscribed by Author(s). 5th or later Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.

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        Le foyer des artistes

      Plon, 1947. - Plon, Paris 1947, 14x20cm, broché. - Originale, uno dei 16 esemplari numerati in Giappone, uno dei nostri 6 hors commerce, disegno testa Edition. Bella copia di tutti i margini. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 16 exemplaires numérotés sur Japon, le nôtre un des 6 hors commerce, tirage de tête. Bel exemplaire à toutes marges.

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        Tales of the South Pacific

      The Macmillan Company, 1947 A very good copy in a very good dust jacket. First Printing stated on the copyright page. 1947 printed on both the title and copyright pages. A nice, clean, square copy. Slight tanning of the page ends. Slight damge to front free end paper. The dust jacket shows the original printed price of $3.00 on the front flap. Slight chipping at the corners, spine ends, and at the bottom of the front panel. Slight foxing and darkening of the panels. A crease on the front panel extends horizontally from the spine to the front hinge. A couple of closed tears. Comes house in a custom slipcase.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.

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        DI VORSHVANDENE VELT = THE VANISHED WORLD

      Forward Association, 1947. Oblong 4to; 575 pages; First edition. Original Publisher's Cloth. Oblong 4to. 575, [7] pages. illus. 20 x 27 cm. In Yiddish and English throughout. A defining work on the lost Jewish communities of Europe. Others have come out in the last 2 decades, but this was the first (many, though by no means all, photos are by Vishniak) . Documenting Jewish life in Eastern Europe with over 600 photos (and text in English and Yiddish) , this work was an early post-war portrayal of these communities within the obvious context that they were gone forever, some with almost no trace of their thousand year histories remaining. Abramovitch himself was a refugee from this world--he was a leader of the Mensheviks in exile who worked at the Jewish Daily Forward and was also active in the Bund. Published as a memorial to these extinct communities, the book is bound in attractive heavy red linen with gilt spine and cover lettering in English and Yiddish, with a paper label (with a woodcut design) on the front. Bit of discoloration to covers, faint shadow from spine label, otherwise Very good condition. Excellent copy, much better than usually seen. (HOLO2-75-11)

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        Brændevinsgrisen.

      1947 1947 - Kbhvn.: Gyldendal 1947. Illustr. af Johannes Larsen. 160 + [7] s. Rent og velholdt eksemplar indbundet ubeskåret i smukt privat halvlæder med guldtryk på ryggen. Bindet signeret Harry Larsen. * Eksemplar nr. 68 af 150 numr. ekspl. trykt på engelsk håndgjort papir og forsynet med et originalt håndtrykt og signeret træsnit af Johannes Larsen.

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        Deux coeurs simples.

      Genève, Gérald Cramer, 1947. - In-4°, 193p. Edition originale illustrée de 8 lithographies de Valentine Hugo. Celui-ci un des 50 exemplaires numérotés sur pur fil du Marais, accompagné d'une suite en noir des lithographies (second papier après 8 exemplaires de tête sur vélin d'Arches). Tirage total: 400 exemplaires. Notre exemplaire est en outre agrémenté d'un envoi autographe signé de l'auteur en page de faux-titre. Premier ouvrage édité par Cramer. Manque l'étui. en feuilles, sous jaquette imprimée rempliée. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        Young Giotto

      The Horn Book, Boston - 1947. First edition. Thin 8vo saddle-stapled color pictorial self-wrappers. Size: 9 by 6 inches. [8] pages. Illustrated with a color title vignette, four color in-text vignettes and one full-page color drawing by Politi. A fine copy in its original plain white envelope, which is browned and with the flap torn. A very early, very scarce Politi item, remarkably preserved. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Louis MacNeice Collection with signed carbon typescript of The Dark Tower and first edition of his book

      London, 1947. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Louis MacNeice signed carbon typescript (ND, circa 1947) of The Dark Tower (8 x 13 inches light tissue carbon copy paper. 4 inch vertical tear on page 2 and about 4 pages with minor corners folding otherwise very good condition. COMBINED WITH a first edition book The Dark Tower and Other Radio Scripts, 45 pp. London: Faber & Faber, [1947], 204 pp., gray cloth, a near fine copy in very good, price-clipped red dust jacket; jacket has a few small tears and nicks at extremities of both panels, two-inch tear on lower spine (mended on verso), otherwise quite fresh and bright. Book and typescript housed in a red cloth pictorial clamshell box. The Dark Tower is a radio play by Louis MacNeice. It was first broadcast on the BBC Home Service on 21 January 1946. It is MacNeice's most well-known radio play. The Dark Tower is one of the most acclaimed creative works written and produced for BBC Radio. Louis MacNeice (Irish/British poet, 1907-1963). He attended Oxford, where he majored in classics and philosophy. In 1930, he married Giovanna Ezra and accepted a post as classics lecturer at the University of Birmingham, a position he held until 1936, when he went on to teach Greek at Bedford College for Women, University of London. In 1941, he joined the British Broadcasting Company as a staff writer and producer. Like many modern English poets, MacNeice found an audience for his work through British radio. He was part of the generation of "thirties poets" which included W. H. Auden, Stephen Spender and Cecil Day-Lewis; nicknamed "MacSpaunday" Although he chose to live the majority of his adult life in London, MacNeice frequently returned to the landscapes of his childhood, and he took great pride in his Irish heritage. His poetry is characterized by its familiar, sometimes humorous tone and its integration of contemporary ideas and images. This collection is on consignment with LDRB.

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        Toi et Moi [ Livre dédicacé par l'auteur et l'illustrateur ]

      Les Heures Claires, 1947. Exemplaire sur Marais avec double justification, sur Marais numéroté et nominatif, pointes sèches de P.E. Bécat, 1 vol. grand in - 8 en feuillet sous chemise, chemise cartonnée et étui, Les Heures Claires, 1947, 151 pp. et tables, avec la suite des gravures avec remarques (sur divers papiers) Rare exemplaire de collaborateur, dédicacé par Bécat en justification ("Avec les souvenirs amicaux de P. - Emile Bécat") et en faux - titre par Paul Géraldy ("Pour Henriette Estrade, avec les compliments, la sympathie, le souvenir et les voeux de bonheur de Paul Géraldy"). On y a joint la suite avec remarques. Etat très satisfaisant (dos passé lég. frotté, bon exemplaire par ailleurs). Français

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        Louis MacNeice Collection with signed carbon typescript of The Dark Tower and first edition of his book

      London, 1947. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Louis MacNeice signed carbon typescript (ND, circa 1947) of The Dark Tower (8 x 13 inches light tissue carbon copy paper. 4 inch vertical tear on page 2 and about 4 pages with minor corners folding otherwise very good condition. COMBINED WITH a first edition book The Dark Tower and Other Radio Scripts, 45 pp. London: Faber & Faber, [1947], 204 pp., gray cloth, a near fine copy in very good, price-clipped red dust jacket; jacket has a few small tears and nicks at extremities of both panels, two-inch tear on lower spine (mended on verso), otherwise quite fresh and bright. Book and typescript housed in a red cloth pictorial clamshell box. The Dark Tower is a radio play by Louis MacNeice. It was first broadcast on the BBC Home Service on 21 January 1946. It is MacNeice's most well-known radio play. The Dark Tower is one of the most acclaimed creative works written and produced for BBC Radio. Louis MacNeice (Irish/British poet, 1907-1963). He attended Oxford, where he majored in classics and philosophy. In 1930, he married Giovanna Ezra and accepted a post as classics lecturer at the University of Birmingham, a position he held until 1936, when he went on to teach Greek at Bedford College for Women, University of London. In 1941, he joined the British Broadcasting Company as a staff writer and producer. Like many modern English poets, MacNeice found an audience for his work through British radio. He was part of the generation of "thirties poets" which included W. H. Auden, Stephen Spender and Cecil Day-Lewis; nicknamed "MacSpaunday" Although he chose to live the majority of his adult life in London, MacNeice frequently returned to the landscapes of his childhood, and he took great pride in his Irish heritage. His poetry is characterized by its familiar, sometimes humorous tone and its integration of contemporary ideas and images. This collection is on consignment with LDRB.

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        La peste

      Gallimard, 1947. - Gallimard, Paris 1947, 12x19cm, broché. - Prima edizione, una delle 215 copie numerate sul filo puro. Bella copia. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 215 exemplaires numérotés sur pur fil. Agréable exemplaire.

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        Arcane 17 enté d'ajours

      Sagittaire, 1947. - Sagittaire, Paris 1947, 12x19cm, broché. - Terza edizione nel partito originale, una copia del servizio stampa. Autograph firmata dall'autore Maurice Natale sulla pagina occhietto. Pallido umidità lunghezza indietro e correre molto tranquillamente nel margine inferiore dei fogli. Rare. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Troisième édition en partie originale, un des exemplaires du service de presse. Envoi autographe signé de André Breton à Maurice Noël sur la page de faux-titre. Pâle mouillure en pied du dos et courant très discrètement en marge inférieure des feuillets. Rare.

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        A l'intérieur de la vue. 8 poèmes visibles

      Illustrated edition 7 color plates by Paul Eluard and 32 boards of reproductions in black collages of Max Ernst, one of 610 numbered copies on alma Marais, only draw.Two slight traces of sunshine without gravity top and bottom of the back. Pierre Seghers Paris 1947 14,5x21cm broché

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        VERBUM. Revista Masónica

      s/e 1947/52, Buenos Aires - 4º época. Año 13 a Año 18. Encuadernados en 4 volumenes de la siguiente manera: Nº 1 al 7, 27 al 34, 35 al 39 y 40 al 44. 4 volumen(es)/volume(s) varias páginas

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        KOLGHOSP TVARYN [ANIMAL FARM]

      [Munich?] : Prometheus, 1947. Original Wrappers. 8vo. 90 pages. 21 cm. First Edition. In Ukrainian. Translated by Igor Shevchenko under the pseudonym John Chernyatynskyy. Includes a black and white portrait of George Orwell. In the introduction for this edition, Orwell explains his experiences during the Spanish Civil war and his connection to what he describes as â??the negative impact of Soviet myth in Western socialist movement. Â? Shevchenko first read the book in English while living in a displaced persons camp. He chose to publish it under the title â??Kolghosp Tvarynâ? which directly referenced collectivized farms instead of choosing the more direct translation of â??Ferma Tvaryn. Â? â??Shevchenko wrote to Orwell in London, and, working with him by letter, published Animal Farm in Ukrainian. In March 1947, Shevchenko printed around 5, 000 copies to distribute among the Ukrainian refugees in the displaced persons camps of postwar Germany and Austria. But only 2, 000 books were given out; U. S. Soldiers, suspecting the books of being anti-Stalin propaganda, confiscated the rest and handed them over to Soviet authorities to be destroyed. Â? (Chalupa, â??Orwell and the Refugees. Â?) Subjects: English fiction -- 20th century -- Translations into Ukrainian. OCLC lists one copy worldwide. (British National Library) Some age toning and rubbing. Small edge tears on cover foredge. Backstrip corners bumped. Institutional stamp (M. Y. H. Youth of CDWU. ) on half-title page. Number written on half-title and cover. Small puncture through cover near fore edge continuing to page 11. Puncture hole does not affect text, but does affect Orwell portrait. Good + condition. (UKR-1-24b)

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        Cahier d'un retour au pays natal

      Bordas, 1947. - Bordas, Paris 1947, 12x19cm, broché. - Edizione originale sulla carta corrente. autografo firmato di Cesaire Ayme Albert Béguin. Bella copia. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale sur papier courant. Envoi autographe signé d'Aimé Césaire à Albert Béguin. Bel exemplaire.

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        Toward New Skies [poster]

      Paris: Air France, 1947. Poster. 100 x 62 cm.

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        Salute Magazine, December (Dec..) 1947, Vol. 2, No. 12 - Prejudice Was the Toughest Fight for Champion Boxer Joe Louis

      Vet Publishers, Inc, 1947. 50 pages. Great cover photo of Dusty Anderson; Features: My Toughest Fight - Boxer Joe Louis tells what it means to have a black skin and be champion of the world - major article with many great photos; No Wonder They Dropped Dead - modern marksmen say the old bad men of the saloon wars could only hit opponents at point - blank range; He Keeps Broadway On Its Feet - Dr. Horace Worrell takes care of the feet of dancers; We Almost Lost the Air War - photo - illustrated revelations of the handicaps our airmen had to overcome to make daylight bombing a success; New Yorkers are Nuts; Insurgent Senator - Republican Wayne Morse confounds his Oregon constituents by voting like a New Deal Democrat; How to Live with a Pregnant Woman; Colorado's "Atom - Proof" Canyon - great photo - illustrated article on Dr. M. Doreal and the Brotherhood of the White Temple, 35 miles southwest of Denver; If You Have To Get a Job - tips to help you get a job; Basketball's Babe Ruth - Super photo - illustrated article on Joe Fulks of Philadelphia; The Readjustment of Winnie - Vic Herman's cartoon cutie is now a civilian; Gertie (Gertrude Niesen) - Broadway's most fascinating fixture; London's Crime Wave - Eugene Messina is finally caught / London Police still refuse to carry gund; Sightless Swordsmen - photo - illustrated article on blind fencers; There's No Business Like Band Business - to become a singer with a name band you need a voice and a low - cut evening gown; Mr. Lewis' Miners; Movie of the Month - "Green Dolphin Street"; The Great Gibberisher - Tobacco Auctioneer Edgar A. Boone of Lexington, Kentucky; Frauleins as Cops - Germany trains female law - enforcement corps; Meet the Winner of Salute's Beauty Contest - 19 - year - old Pat Geraghty of Houston, Texas; Coal miner cartoons by Tom Flannery; Speaking of Parties - photos from events organized by Atwater Kent and Earl Carroll; Gorgeous photo of Margaret Stohn, with zanies Vic Herman and Leisentritt in background; Handsome color back cover ad for Hammonton Park men's clothing; and more. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Light age - toning to contents. A nice vintage copy. Magazine

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        Les chants d'un patriote suivis de Paris . Mon beau Paris. Batouba. Trois histoires d'amour

      Paris & Niort Nocolas 1947 - Petit in-4° relié, demi-percaline à la bradel, 103 pages, cachets A.F. 4 planches hors-texte, notes page 42. Une photographie insérée, deux envois autographes de l'auteur. Trajan Saint-Ines s'intitule lui-même poète et promoteur de la résistance à Paris. Avant la guerre et ce livre, il avait publié des reportages sur le Maroc, la vie à l'hôpital, la folie. Dans ce livre, il traite de sa condamnation à mort, la photo jointe le représente avec des mentions manuscrites indiquant ses nombreuses blessures après interrogatoire et transfert à la section spéciale (le 4 janvier 1941) ; il indique également le nom de ses compagnons de cellule en 1940 : Liebmann, Weill, Pelletier, Delmas . La deuxième partie de l'ouvrage concerne la première mission Jamot en Afrique équatoriale pour la lutte contre la lèpre, la fièvre jaune et la maladie du sommeil ; un poème est dédié "en hommage posthume à mon illustre et vénéré bienfaiteur le Maréchal de France, Lyautey l'Africain", un autre s'intitule Batouba . . L'auteur a adressé son ouvrage avec un long envoi autographe "A Monsieur Henry Noguères, bras droit de mon cher président Léon Blum, éminent rédacteur en chef et animateur du Populaire dont il trouvera page 41 l'évocation affectueuse, dans l'un des poèmes écrits en prison, avec du sang, avec des larmes amères, mais aussi avec les rayons invincibles par idéal de socialistes humains [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        The Gallery

      New York: Harper & Brothers, 1947. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Signed by Author. Signed by author in the year of publication on front flyleaf in blue ink: "Let the buyer beware! John Horne Burns Hartford 7 Aug 47." First edition. 342 pp. Black cloth with gilt and blue stamping. Fine in About Very Good dust jacket. Typical toning to pages. Jacket chipped at extremities with some small tears repaired with tape on verso and creases, spine-sunned, small stain from sticker, price intact ($3.00). A very rare signature on the gay American writer's first novel, a widely-acclaimed novel of World War II.

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        Essays of Michel de Montaigne

      New York: Doubleday and Company, 1947. Signed Limited Edition. Very Good. Signed. Signed. Limited edition, one of 1,000 copies signed by Salvador Dali on the limitation page. Near Fine, with light fading to the spine and a light scratch to the cloth at rear, in a Very Good slip case that is rubbed at the folds and chipped along the opening. A lovely copy.

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        Les manifestes du surréalisme suivis de Prolégomènes à un troisième manifeste du surréalisme ou non

      1947. Sagittaire, Paris 1947, 12x19cm, broché. - Sagittaire, Paris 1947, 12x19cm, broché. - Prima edizione raccolto, in parte originale, una copia della stampa. Firmato autografo dell'autore Louis Chauvet. Esemplare piacevoli. [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Première édition collective, en partie originale, un des exemplaires du service de presse. Envoi autographe signé de André Breton à Louis Chauvet. Agréable exemplaire.

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        An einen jungen Kollegen in Japan.

      Privatdruck, 1947. - (2), 10, (4) SS. 8vo. Originalbroschur. Exemplar in größerem Format auf Bütten in handgeschöpften Umschlag. Mit 8-zeiliger handschriftlicher Widmung von Hermann Hesse in Tinte: "mit herzlichen Grüßen für Frau Dr. Stämpfli (es existieren nur 4 Dutzend Ex von diesem Druck) von Ihrem H. Hesse Sommer 47". [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Arcane 17. enté d'ajours.

      Editions du Sagittaire, Paris 1947 - 12mo. 12x19cm, broché. This copy S.P. Edition en partie originale. Presentation inscription from Breton "A Jacques.Brunies en toute affinité et chance dans la recontre humaine, André.Breton. " Covesr lightly rubbed, uncut, paper uniformly browned. Bookplate of the English Surrealist and bibliophile John Lyle. JACQUES BRUNIUS: Jacques Brunius, nom d'artiste de Jacques Henri Cottance, est un acteur, réalisateur, homme de radio et écrivain français, né à Paris le 16 septembre 1906, mort à Exeter (Angleterre) le 24 avril 1967. Suivant les films et les textes, il est crédité sous différents pseudonymes : Borel, Jacques Borel, Brunius, J.B. Brunius, Jacques B. Brunius, Jacques-Bernard Brunius, John La Montagne, Olaf Apollonius, Jacques Berne. Pendant la guerre, il est à Londres, journaliste membre de l'équipe des Français parlent aux Français à la BBC. Pour la RTF il traduisit en français la pièce radiophonique de Dylan Thomas, Au bois lacté, dont l'adaptation fut réalisée par Alain Trutat. Il était également ami de E. L. T. Mesens, membre du groupe surréaliste en Angleterre, rédigeant à propos des collages de son ami le texte Rencontres fortuites et concertées. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Photo Album]: Military Hospital South Africa 1947

      South Africa 1947 - Oblong small quarto measuring 7" x 10". Green plastic photo album with "postcard album" stamped in gilt on the front board. Contains 98 black and white or sepia toned gelatin silver photographs measuring between 1.5" x 2.5" and 3.5" x 4.5" with some captions. Album is near fine with slightly bowed boards with fine photographs.A collection of photos from the Baragwanath Military Hospital, also referred to as BMH, in South Africa shortly after World War II beginning in 1946. Commissioned in 1940, BMH was built in response to the hostilities of World War II and the large number of causalities. The British War office requested that South Africa create two hospitals with a total of 1,200 beds for the Middle East Command. Fueled by a war that was not going well for the Allies, the hospital was completed and able to admit it's first patient six months after it's approval and was named "The Imperial Military Hospital, Baragwanath". By the end of the war the hospital was treating men from both the Middle Eastern and Far Eastern Commands, most of whom suffered from Tuberculosis.The photos here show the hospital post war where British and Commonwealth soldiers were still recovering from their war wounds and disease they contracted while fighting. The album appears to have been kept by one of the medical staff of the hospital and shows uniformed men on and off duty in South Africa. The barracks and tented encampments used throughout the facility are shown here with men posing for pictures. One photo shows an orderly dressed up in scrubs with a face mask and a knife tucked into his belt. There are photos of the coast depicting battleships, including the HMS Bermuda, as well as men swimming during their leisure time with action shots of diving and men lounging on beaches. The city of Johannesburg is seen in pictures of the locals, the town center, and shops. One drug store has a sign that announces they speak English. In 1947 the Royal Family made the journey to South Africa and stopped at BMH to visit soldiers and present medals to those wounded in action. The photos here show the preparation for the Royal family with men laying a carpet for the King to stand on when handing out the medals. There is a distant shot of the Royal Family standing in front of the crowd and a photograph of the crowd as they stand aside while the Royals pass through. The hospital was eventually bought by the government of South Africa and began to focus it's care on the indigenous black population. It is now the largest hospital in South Africa.An intriguing collection of post war photography from a military hospital. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Terra do Pecado

      Editorial Minerva 1947 - 1947. Editorial Minerva. Lisboa. 1 volume. In-8º18cm.331 páginas. Enc. 1º edição do primeiro livro de José Saramago. Encadernação com lombada em percalina.Conserva a capa de brochura. Inscrição manuscrita na folha de guarda. Muito bom estado. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Boston Birthplace of the Telephone. A Pictorial Map of the down town area by Ernest Dudley Chase. Designed and Drawn Expressly for the New England Telephone & Telegraph Company Boston, Massachusetts.

      Boston.: New England Telephone & Telegraph Company.. 1947.. Color pictorial / pictographic map, 21 x 27 1/2 inches on sheet 22 x 29 inches. Light creasing from rolling,; 1/2 inch puncture to paper at lower right of image(just to the right of Faneuil Hall) - all paper present; tiny chip to upper left corner few tiny edge tears; ink mark in left margin; very slightly toned panel extending 4 inches at left edge (from being rolled, and scarcely visible). Among the scarcer of the maps designed by Ernest Dudley Chase, this was produced for the New England Telephone & Telegraph Company to mark the centennial of the birth of Alexander Graham Bell. The map is scattered with images depicting telephone history including many fine depictions of buildings. At left is a list of "Historic Telephone Sites of Boston." .

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        Five on Kirrin Island Again

      London: Hodder & Stoughton,, 1947. Octavo. Original dark blue cloth, vertical stripes to boards in blind, titles to spine in white, pictorial endpapers. With the pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated by Eileen Soper. Ownership inscription to front flyleaf, spine a little rolled. An excellent copy in a rubbed jacket with a few small chips and closed tears. First edition, first impression, first issue jacket with the telescope back to front on the jacket, variant blue cloth binding. Scarce thus.

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        NO. 28932 MÓWI--: ORANIENBURG.

      W Poznaniu: Rotograwiura Drukarni sw. Wojciecha pod Zarzadem Panstwowym, 1947 - 1st edition. Portfolio, Folio-size, [4] p., xvi leaves of plates, all illustrations. 32 cm. Text in Polish . 16 duotone watercolors of camp life, each accompanied by a textual description of a paragraph or two in the introduction. SUBJECT(S): Geographic: Oranienburg (Concentration camp) -- Pictorial works. Sachsenhausen (Brandenburg, Germany : Concentration camp) -- Pictorial works. OCLC lists only 3 sets worldwide (Yale, U of Illinois, NANTERRE-BDIC in France), none in New York and None in Poland. Extremely scarce. Some images from this portfolio (not originals, but prints, from this very edition, the same as these) are on display via the Museum of the Jews in Poland (in Warsaw) Former owner's numbers in margins of plates, not affecting images. Plates and introduction in Good Condition; Original portfolio with dramatic color graphic on cover is present, but lacks spine and shows heavy wear. (holo2-125-9) [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Oeuvres complètes illustrées. Nouvelle Librairie de France & Librairie Gründ, 1947-1949.

      - 10 volumes grand in-8° reliés demi-chagrin à coins noir, dos à nerfs, tête dorée, une lettre du nom de l'auteur mosaïquée sur chaque volume. Dos parfois insolés tirant sur le vert et le marron. Boubouroche, illustrations de Edelmann. Les femmes d'amis. Illustrations de Touchagues. Les Linottes - Lieds de Montmartre. Illustrations de Jean Oberlé. Messieurs les ronds-de-cuir, préface de Marcel Schwob. Illustrations de Joseph Hémard.Le train de 8h47 - Scènes de la vie de Caserne, préface de Pierre Mac Orlan. Illustrations de Olivier Kaeppelin. Un client sérieux, préface de Maurice Garçon. Illustrations de Jacques Touchet. La philosophie de Georges Courteline. La conversion d'alceste. Poèmes, préface d'édouard Herriot. Illustrations de Lucien Boucher. Les gaietés de l'escadron. Illustrations de André Foy. Nouvelle Librairie de France. La vie de ménage. Illustrations de Zig Brunner. Très bel état. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The First Watch

      Marguerite and Louis Henry Cohn, New York 1947 - Original hand tied buff wrappers. One of 60 copies, unnumbered. Fine condition in fine gorgeous silk lined custom clamshell case. ; 64mo 3" - 4½" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        [Two Plays:]

      New Jersey & New York: Baskerette Press; Summit,, 1947 & 1958. The Field Bazaar: A Sherlock Holmes Pastiche; The Crown Diamond: An Evening with Sherlock Holmes. 2 works, octavo. The Field Bazaar: pp. 20, original green boards, printed paper label to front board. The Crown Diamond: original pink paper-covered black boards, printed paper label to spine. Housed in a custom green solander box. The Field Bazaar: rubricated title page and illustration of Sherlock Holmes in red; The Crown Diamond: 2 full-page illustrations. The Field Bazaar: short marginal tear to pp. 11-16, with tape repair, a little light spotting. The Crown Diamond: a touch of fading to board edges, contents faintly toned. An excellent set. Limited issue of The Field Bazaar. Number 227 of 250 copies; it was first published in 1896 for The Student, an Edinburgh University undergraduate magazine, as part of a fundraising event for which Doyle had been asked to contribute a short piece of literature. It was reprinted by Atheneum Press in 1934 on a single sheet, and appears here in pamphlet form for the first time. First edition, limited issue of The Crown Diamond. This is number 8 of 59 registered copies; this copy done for Ernest Bloomfield Zeisler, marked as such on the limitation page and with his ownership signature to the front free endpaper. Zeisler published a Sherlock Holmes chronology in 1953 entitled Baker Street Chronology. The play premiered at the Bristol Hippodrome on 2 May 1921, and was adapted into the short story, "The Mazarin Stone", appearing in the Strand Magazine in October the same year. The set is from the library of the renowned bibliophile and dermatologist, Lawrence M. Solomon (1931-2014), with his bookplate to the inner front cover of the solander box.

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        Diritto Fallimentare e delle società commerciali. Rivista di dottrina e giurisprudenza già diretta da Italo De Piccoli (1924 - 1940). Successivamente diretta da R. Provinciali.

      Giuffrè, 1947 - 1987. in - 8 annate dal 1950 al 1953, dal 1955 al 1980 per un totale di 30 annate La rivista fu fondata nel 1926.

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        ANDANDO A CACCIA. Quindicinale di cronache venatorie, cinofile, di tiro e pesca sportiva.

      Enciclop. Caccia Italiana, 1947-1956. (Codice CP/3374) Dieci annate rilegate in 10 volumi in 8°, più di 6000 pagine. Importante raccolta, comprende tutto il pubblicato (maggio '47 - dicembre '56) del noto periodico venatorio fondato e diretto da F.Ceroni Giacometti. Cfr. Ceresoli, 560. Resoconti, aneddoti, novelle, storia, balistica, cinofilia,curiosità e problemi venatori, varie pubblicità, recensioni e piccoli annunci. Tra i collaboratori G.Colombo, E.D'Andrea, G.Cavina, G.Conti e molti altri. Copertine originali conservate. Raffinate, eleganti legature d'amatore m.pelle antichizzata e angoli, nervetti e scomparti ornati in oro, doppi tasselli e titoli oro, sguardie marmorizzate. Preziosa e rara raccolta in condizioni perfette. Euro 1500.00 ~~~ SPEDIZIONE IN ITALIA SEMPRE TRACCIATA

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        Notes sur le rire

      Nagel, 1947. - Nagel, Paris 1947, 12x19cm, broché. - Originale, una delle 100 copie numerate su pergamena Marais, solo grande edizione cartacea. Firmato autografo dell'autore Andre Prunier con una matita sulla pagina occhietto. Esemplare piacevoli. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 100 exemplaires numérotés sur vélin du Marais, seuls grands papiers. Envoi autographe signé de Marcel Pagnol à André Prunier au crayon de papier sur la page de faux - titre. Agréable exemplaire.  

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