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        Foundations of Economic Analysis (Harvard Economic Studies, Vol. 80)

      Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1947. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition, first printing. Very Good. Fading to cloth at spine, rubbing at corners and spine ends, light marks to cloth with faint cup ring stain to front board. Pages lightly toned, with a few faint stains at prelims. Carl Kaysen's copy, with name and date written on front free end paper. A distinguished professor and policy advisor to John F. Kennedy nicknamed "Vice President in charge of the rest of the world" during the Cuban Missile Crisis, Kaysen worked with Samuelson at MIT on Project Charles, an air-defense study. He was also the father of Susanna Kaysen, author of Girl, Interrupted. Laid in is a signed post card from Samuelson.

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        Foundations of Economic Analysis

      Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1947. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. First edition, first printing. 447 p. Crimson cloth with gilt lettering on spine. No dust jacket. Copy of Elmus R. Wicker, a noted historian of banking panics and monetary policy; his signature on title page and the text has a few of his brackets and notes in margins. Spine a bit dulled, upper corner of front board bumped. Light foxing and soiling to edges. Sturdy binding. Good condition overall.

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        Pastoralsymphonie. A.d. franz. v. Bernard Guillemin.

      158(2) S., OLn m. OU in Schuber, 5.-7- Tsd., farbiger Kopfschnitt, minimalst vergilbt, von Autor handschriftlich signiert und gewidmet. In dieser Form selten. Gutes Exemplar. Handsigned by the author. AG erhielt 1947 den Nobelpreis für Literatur.

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        Dream of Love.

      1947.(). Lithograph. 12.5 x 17 inches. Edition of 30. Signed in pencil. Fine/Looney, no. 252. From the collection of the Sylvan Cole Gallery.

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        I the Jury

      New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, 1947. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition stated, first printing. Very Good, with significant lean to binding, slight mustiness to pages, in a Very Good dust jacket with publisher's price of $2.50 intact, light rubbing, small gouge to rear panel, and tiny white specks to upper portion of front and spine panels. A bright copy of the author's first novel, and his first to feature private investigator Mike Hammer.

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        A Streetcar Named Desire

      New York: New Directions, 1947. First edition. Fine/Fine. An exceptional copy of this theater and film highspot. A Fine copy in like dust jacket. Book with light dings to the crown and top corners, otherwise bright and appearing unread. In a sharp, unfaded dust jacket with minor browing at the top edge of the flaps, otherwise in exceptional condition. Housed in a custom clamshell case. Tennessee Williams' 1947 masterpiece, a Pulitzer Prize winning work that remains one of the great plays of the American theater. A Streetcar Named Desire follows Blanche DuBois as she moves to New Orleans to live with her sister, Stella, and Stella's husband Stanley. Like many of Williams' plays, some of the characters are thought to be inspired by members of Williams' own family. A Streetcar Named Desire originally premiered on Broadway on December 3rd 1949, starring Marlon Brando and Jessica Tandy and directed by Eliza Kazan. The London production involved such theatrical luminaries as Vivian Leigh and Laurence Olivier. Of course, the play would be adapted in a classic film version in 1951, which would win four Academy Awards including Best Actress, and was chosen as the Library of Congress as 'culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant.' "But Mr. Williams is entitled to his own independence. For he has not forgotten that human beings are the basic subject of art. Out of poetic imagination and ordinary compassion he has spun a poignant and luminous story." (Contemporary New York Times review) Fine in Fine dust jacket. Fine in Fine dust jacket.

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        Modernos De Ontem E De Hoje

      Portugalia Editora 1947 - Obra maestra del escritor portugués António Quadros. Incluye ensayos sobre Marcel Proust, D.H. Lawrence, Alain Fournier, Jean Giraudoux, Georges Duhamel, Katherine Mansfield, Aldous Huxley, José Lins do Rego, Hemingway, Erskine Caldwell, Erico Veríssimo, Henry Miller, Arthur Koestler, Cesário Verde, Mário de Sá Carneiro, Fernando Pessoa, Armando Cortes Rodrigues, Eça de Queiros y otros. La reflexión sobre Pessoa del autor es temprana y anticipa la gran admiración de Quadros hacia Pessoa. Constituye una rareza en sí, ya que años después Quadros se convertiría en la autoridad más notoria sobre Pessoa. Libro en muy buenas condiciones. Páginas abiertas. Incluye una dedicatoria del propio autor al poeta Adriano del Valle, a quien escribe: "Para el gran poeta Adriano del Valle, de su admirador de Portugal. Antonio Quadros. 11/7/ 47. Lisboa." 300 pp. Idioma: portugués. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        ROMANZE ISPANICHE

      UTET, 1947. ITALIANO 0,23 Volume con mezza legatura, a cura di Maria Bertola. Presente lieve fioritura al dorso in tela e lievissima usura da scaffalatura. Fioritura evidente alle carte di guardia. Al frontespizio, titoli in rosso. Pagine scorrevoli, pulite, minimamente ingiallite ai margini; tagli regolari con lieve fioritura. Volume numero 3 della collezione. USATO

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        IL CAPITANO HATTERAS

      GIUSEPPE PRINCIPATO, MILANO-MESSINA 1947 - ITALIANO Copertina morbida con lieve usura ai bordi e strappo inferiore. Becca inferiore all'occhiello. Bollo SIAE in rilievo al frontespizio. Prezzo storico internamente alla quarta. Pagine pulite, scorrevoli, con illustrazioni in nero. Macchie minime di fioritura al taglio di piede. Nuova edizione italiana di Mario casalino. La libreria offre per un periodo limitato uno sconto del 20% su tutti i suoi libri. Il prezzo originale dell'articolo era 999,99 euro.

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        LE BIBLIOTECHE CORSO DI BIBLIOTECONOMIA

      ROMA: DISPENSE UNIVERSITARIE TUMMINELLI, 1947. BROSSURA. BUONO. 17 24. USATO

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        Bright November.

      London The Fortune Press 1947 - Thin 8vo., publisher's black boards, spine lettered in gilt; dust jacket, price-clipped (as usual), with publisher's "10/6" sticker affixed to front flap, spine panel and folds slightly sunned. An excellent copy of the first edition of the author's scarce first published work, in the first issue binding. "Throughout his career, Amis has been a poet devoted to use of traditional formal devices in poetry; his poems rhyme and scan, and he makes good use of terza rima and challenging forms likes the villanelle. Sometimes critics claim membership for him in "The Movement," a postwar trend in English poetry, that might best be defined as anti-Modernist, anti-Romantic, dedicated to claity of thought and feeling and a return to the main lines of English verse." (Understanding Kingsley Amis, Merritt Moseley, 1993). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Theory of Games and Economic Behavior

      Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1947. Second Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Second Edition. Near Fine, in a very scarce dust jacket. Light rubbing at bottom edge. Front hinge shows half-inch of webbing at top. The dust jacket is Good, with rubbing and several short tears, wear at corners and spine ends, and tape repairs to verso with browning visible at top of rear panel. The second edition was published three years after the first. A rare, early jacketed copy of Neumann and Morgenstern's groundbreaking text, which is considered to have established game theory as a field of research.

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        Ocima: Svet Kolem Nas

      [Prague, Czechoslovakia]: Ceskoslovenske Filmove Nakladatelstvi, 1947. Slight creases, rubbing and browning to wrappers (chiefly to spine edges); slight internal browning to edges. 15, [6] pages + plates. Text in Czech and English; title page in Czech only. Intriguing compilation of landscapes, portrait studies (including nudes) and experimental shots by the Czech photographer, writer and editor (born 1911). Introductory essay by Lubomir Linhart; dedicatory poem by Jiri Kolar (in Czech only); uncredited biographical sketch. EXTREMELY RARE in any condition.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good -. Illus. by Hak, Miroslav (photographer); 46 b/w Photographs / Plates. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall (square).

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        10 Original-Lithographien. 1947.

      Schwenningen Lovis-Presse 1947 - Folio. 10 Blatt. Papp-Mappe. Inhalt: 1.: Weiblicher Ganzkörper-Akt von hinten, w. 2.: Zwei Personen lesend. 3.: Lesender. 4.: Lesender. 5.: Weibliches Portrait. 6.: Weiblicher seitlicher Oberkörper-Akt auf einem Sofa. 7.: Weiblicher sitzender Akt von hintem mit Hund. 8.: Sitzende mit Hund. 9.: Zeitungsleser. 10.: Weibliches (?) Portrait. - Alle signiert! Teils als Probedruck bezeichnet, einzelne mit Nummerierung 2/20 bzw. 8/33. - Teils ganz minimal fingerfleckig. - Das erste Werk des Lovis-Presse in Schwenningen. - 2 Blatt verso tragen den Stempel des Herausgebers Dr. Lovis Gremliza. - Die Würzburger Künstlerin Gertraud Rostosky (1876-1959) hatte vor allem in den 20er Jahren auf dem Gut zur neuen Welt einen illustren Künstler-Freundeskreis mit Erich Heckel, Rilke u.v.a. Ausserdem war sie die geliebte Muse von Max Dauthendey. - Äußerst selten! [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Daniel Osthoff]
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        VILLE E VILLINI CINQUANTA PROGETTI AMBIENTALI NEL PAESAGGIO

      VIGLONGO, TORINO 1947 - ITALIANO Compendio comprendente 150 tavole in nero su pagine distaccate dal dorso, lievemente ingiallite ai bordi ormai logorati. Lievi macchie di fioritura alla carta di guardia anteriore ed all'ultima pagina. Sovraccoperta con alette strappata. Coperta propria del volume in mezza legatura con piatti goffrati e dorso in tela blu e titoli d'oro. La libreria offre per un periodo limitato uno sconto del 20% su tutti i suoi libri. Il prezzo originale dell'articolo era 999,99 euro.

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        DI VORSHVANDENE VELT = THE VANISHED WORLD

      New York: 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. (HOLO2-75-11A)

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        Ars Hispaniae. Historia universal del arte hispánico (Tomos I al XXI)

      Plus Ultra. 1947-1977. - Arte. Bellas Artes. Deportes.(7) Plus Ultra. Madrid. 1947-1977. 28 cm. 21 vols. con lám. y grab. Encuadernación en tapa dura de editorial. Varios autores . Cubierta deslucida. LB301 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A Soul for Sale

      London: Macmillan & Co. Ltd, 1947. Fine/Very Good. First edition. Fine in a very good or better dustwrapper with a tear near the crown and a rubbed spot on the spine. A nice copy of a scarce poetry title.

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Dark Carnival

      Sauk City: Arkham House, 1947. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition, first printing. Near Fine with light shelf wear and light rubbing to lettering on spine, small vintage bookseller ticket to rear paste down, pages lightly toned and page block lightly soiled at fore edge. In a Near Fine dust jacket with publisher's price intact, light edge wear and light rubbing along the folds, light rubbing to rear panel.

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        Air France. Réseau aérien mondial.

      Paris: Air France, 1947.(). Lithographic poster. 62 x 100 cm. Framed in wood and plexiglas. 163/P/10-47. Available unframed for $750.

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
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        Toward New Skies [poster].

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

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        Europe. Air France.

      Paris: Air France, 1947.(). Lithograph Poster. 100 x 62 cm. Signed iin the plate. Framed in plexiglas.

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        KLM. Royal Dutch Airlines.

      Rotterdam: KLM, 1947.(). Color poster. Framed in wood and plexiglas. Torn corners.

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        New York. Far East. KLM. Royal Dutch Airlines.

      Rotterdam: KLM, ca. 1947.(). Color poster. Framed in wood and plexiglas. Torn corner lower left.

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        Séjour à Venise. Quatre Lettres Du Président De Brosses.

      Editions Textes Prétextes, Paris 1947 - In-4° en feuilles sous emboîtage d'éditeur. 76 pages. Illustré par Albert MARQUET de 31 gravures à l¹eau-forte dont 5 en couleurs et d'une couverture également en couleurs.Tirage limité à 290 exemplaires numérotés. Celui-ci un des 240 sur Vélin. Très légères rousseurs rn marge d'une page, sinon bel exemplaire.

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        Le Surréalisme en 1947.

      Paris: Maeght Editeur, 1947.(). Number 271 of 999 copies with 24 hors texte original graphics. 205 x 235 mm. 140 pages; Wrappers in board slipcase. One of 999 numbered copies in original wrappers with a reproduction of an object by Duchamp. With 24 original graphics by Ernst, Miró, Lam, Man Ray, Bellmer, Arp, Tanguy, Matta, Calder, et al. This copy has a reproduction of the foam rubber breast on the cover, as issued. The colophon states that the cover is "un objet de Marcel Duchamp en collaboration avec Ernrico Donati, ou sa reproduction photographique." Cramer, Miró Illustrated Books, No. 11. D-B, V, No. 46. Loosely inserted: An original color etching by Miró, Dupin no. 74, numbered 35/50. This was a 1951 New Year's card from Aimé Maeght.

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        The Directors of A.D Gallery Take Pleasure in Presenting Paul Rand in an Exhibition of his Designs, on View from March 31 through May 29, 1947

      New York: A-D, 1947 - First edition. 16mo; booklet and 24 loose sheets in string-tied portfolio designed by Rand. A very good copy. Scarce. An early exhibition by A.D/PM acknowledging the work of Rand who had, since the war, changed the face of American graphic art. They didn't go overboard with the catalog which is in almost miniature format with monochrome reproductions of his recent work. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Trevian Books, ABAA]
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        Present Indicative.

      1947 - Frontispiece and 30 illustrations. Later edition. 8vo., original red cloth, black label to spine. New York, Doubleday, Doran & Company. With an ALS loosely inserted from the author to Maurice Chevalier, gushingly thanking him for his letter in a mixture of English and French. Inscribed on the front free endpaper, 'For Maurice with profound admiration and affection, Noël. London 1918 Paris - 1920 New York 1948 (Xmas 1939!)'. Back cover slightly spotted. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Campaign of the Fourteenth Army, 1943-44 [1944-45].

      [Rawalpindi: 51 Printing Section RPE [Royal Pakistan Engineers], E-in-C's [Engineer-in-Chief's] Branch, GHQ,, 1947]. Octavo, pp. 16 and 42. Original green pebble-grain cloth, Fourteenth Army badge to front board in black. 21 maps with dispositions in colour (5 folding). A little wear to extremities of binding, a few marks to covers, some maps with slightly crude inked annotations and tape adhesions on verso (a few with subsequent tears). First edition. Extremely uncommon brief account - "confined to the action and movements of the major formations, and to the plans on which these were based" - which was "presented" by Slim as CIGS "for use by the Pakistan Armed Forces." This copy with the ownership inscription (dated "18/5/57") and stamp of the "Officers Mess 5/1 Punjab Regt" (front free endpaper); the Punjab Regiment, the senior regiment in the Pakistan Army, was formed in 1956. Copac cites Imperial War Museum only among British and Irish institutional libraries; OCLC adds three locations (Michigan, Texas and US Army Heritage).

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        The Diary of Samuel Marchbanks

      Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited, Toronto, 1947. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine Condition/Fine. Signed by Author. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 204 pp. Text is free of previous owner's markings. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust jacket is in good shape and in protective plastic. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing . Embossed cloth, covers and spine, beautifully preserved. Light general shelf wear to covers. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Fiction; Canada; 1940s; #99343; Canadian Literature. Signed by Author. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 44800. .

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        COURS D'ASTRONOMIE ET DE GEODESIE - 1847

      POLITECHNIQUE 1947 - - Ouvrage rarissime de ce grand savant à qui l'on doit le Théorème de CHASLE entre autres. - 1947, cours Ronéotypé manuscrit, Ecole Polytechnique. - In-quarto demi chagrin, dos à cinq nerfs ornés de filets dorés, titre et auteur aux fers dorés. - 664 pages (dont Analyse des 27 Leçons p. 639) ornées de nombreuses illustrations, dessins et figures, dans le texte. Michel Chasles, né le 15 novembre 1793 à Épernon, mort le 18 décembre 1880 à Paris, est un mathématicien français. On lui doit d'importants travaux en géométrie projective, où il montra toute la richesse de la notion de rapport anharmonique, ainsi qu'en analyse harmonique, avec la représentation de certains potentiels. Michel Chasles est l'un des 72 savants dont le nom est inscrit sur le premier étage de la tour Eiffel. Il est le 11e, sur la face tournée vers le Nord. Il entra en 1812 à l'Ecole polytechnique et en sortit en 1811. Successivement ingénieur, agent de change, professeur, il ne cesse de cultiver les sciences mathématiques et surtout la géométrie, qu'il a enrichie d'une foule de théorèmes nouveaux et importants. D'abord on le voit s'occuper de la transformation du cercle et de la sphère en ellipse et en ellipsoïde, par la réduction, en un rapport constant, de leurs ordonnées comptées à partir d'un diamètre ou d'un plan diamétral. Il arrive, par cette méthode, à étendre les résultats acquis par ses devanciers, sur l'enveloppe de la sphère tangente à trois autres, au cas où il s'agirait d'ellipsoïdes semblables seulement placés. Il se consacre ensuite à des recherches sur les sections coniques confocales, sur les perspectives stéréographiques. A partir de 1830, il collabore activement à la Correspondance mathématique et physique de Belgique. En 1837 paraît, sous les auspices de l'Académie royale des Sciences de Bruxelles, son Aperçu historique sur l'origine et le développement des méthodes en géométrie, suivi de deux mémoires sur la dualité et l'homographie. Jusqu'en 1852, il ne cesse de produire des travaux originaux sur les courbes et les surfaces, les lignes géodésiques. Alors il compose sa géométrie supérieure. Elle met le comble à sa renommée et le place au nombre des mathématiciens originaux des temps modernes. En 1865, la Société royale de Londres lui décerne la médaille de Copley, la plus haute récompense honorifique que l'Angleterre puisse donner au savant le plus méritant de l'univers. On lui doit aussi le THEOREME DE CHASLE, qui établit que toute fonction harmonique, c'est-à-dire toute fonction qui est une solution de l'équation de Laplace, peut se représenter par un potentiel de simple couche sur l'une quelconque de ses surfaces équipotentielles. Mots clés : [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Colloqui con Goethe

      FIRENZE: SANSONI EDITORE, 1947. Rilegato. BUONO. 13,5 20,5. Mnemosyne USATO

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        Saggio di Lingua Etrusca

      Sansoni Editore - Firenze, 1947. INTERLINGUE 0,55 Buono stato, coperta in cartoncino, bordo e punte consumati, tracce di sporco, margine di testa del piatto inferiore brunito, tagli con barbe, pagine in buono stato. Edizione di 700 esemplari numerati. Copia 548. Lingue: Italiano, Etrusco. USATO

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        Pierre A Feu

      Paris: Maeght Editeur, 1947. First edition. Stiff Wraps. Orig. illustrated stiff wrappers. Near fine. Matisse, Henri. 88 pages. 24 x 21 cm. Limited edition, one of 950, this copy unnumbered. Cover in five colors, one of two original lithographs and 14 portrait heliogravures. Front cover lithograph printed by Mourlot. Text by Rene Char and a host of others. Text in French. Bright, fresh copy.

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        In a Yellow Wood [inscribed First Edition]

      New York: E. P. Dutton & Co, 1947. First Edition [stated] 1st Printing. Black Cloth, Gilt. Near Fine Book/Very Good Dustjacket. 216 Pp. Black Cloth, Gilt. A Near Fine Book, Gilt Still Brilliant, Immaculate, No Marks Or Stains Or Wear. Dj Priced $2.75, Unfaded, Not Price-Clipped, Light Edge Wear With A 1/4" Squarish Chip At Top Of Front Panel, A Few Very Short Edge Tears And A Few Minute Losses, Some Internal Tape Reinforcements. Inscribed In 1947 To Elizabeth Ann Mcmurray, A Bookstore Owner, Writer And Later An Editor, "With All Friendly Wishes + Thanks" And Signed By Gore [Vidal].

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        PHILOSOPHIAE CONSOLATIONIS. LIBRI QUINQUE

      CARL WINTER, 1947. LATINO 0,11 Pagine brunite da fattore tempo e qualità della carta, molte ancora intonse, brossura editoriale morbida, ingiallita, con titoli neri al piatto anteriore entro cornice nera lavorata, al dorso titoli manoscritti USATO

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        The Fabulous Clipjoint

      New York: E.P. Dutton and Company, 1947. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. 224 p.Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. Foxing to blue front cover cloth, very slight bowing to boards. Jacket worn at head and tail, tiny chip on spine, some rubbing and creasing, faint small dampstain visible on verso only, price intact ($2.50). Winner of the third Edgar Award for Best First Novel in 1948.

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        Querner, Curt. - "Gasse in Börnchen im Winter".

      - Zeichnung / Bleistiftzeichnung, 1947. Von Curt Querner. 32,2 x 24,8 cm (Darstellung / Blatt). Nicht bei Dittrich. Rechts unten in Bleistift datiert. - Papier vorallem im Randbereich altersbedingt leicht gedunkelt. Wenige Lagerspuren. Insgesamt guter Erhaltungszustand. Curt Querner (1904 Börnchen bei Freital - 1976 Kreischa). Deutscher Maler. Bedeutender Vertreter des Spätexpressionismus und der Neuen Sachlichkeit. Nach einer Schlosserlehre Arbeit als Fabrikschlosser. 1926-30 Studium an der Dresdner Kunstakademie. Mitglied der Künstlergruppe Asso. 1933 erstmalige Ausstellung in der Kunsthandlung Kuehl in Dresden. Freundschaft mit dem Freitaler Maler Hellmuth Heinz. 1971 Käthe-Kollwitz-Preis. 1972 Nationalpreis der DDR. Sprache: Deutsch

      [Bookseller: GALERIE HIMMEL]
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        DARK CARNIVAL

      Sauk City, Wis: Arkham House, 1947. First edition. Octavo. Hardcover in dust jacket. Bradbury's first book. Dust jacket designed by George Barrows. VG/VG-. Interior age-toned, with some foxing to endpapers. Boards rubbed at extremities. Binding tight. Jacket rubbed, with chipping to corners, and two large chips at spine ends. Shelve in Case #2. Dupont.

      [Bookseller: Second Story Books]
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        Fuß-Ball - Der Sport von heute (Fussball)

      Höfan Spiele, München 1947 - Scarce late 1940's German football (soccer) board game. 22 painted pewter figures (20 soccer players & two goalkeepers), dice and printed turquoise board resting in original box (13" x 10 1/2") with color illustrated lid. Board printed in black on both sides. Manufacturers printed game instructions in German mounted on inside of lid, as issued. Height of figures is 1 1/2". Age wear and some staining on box. One corner on bottom part of box split, all corners on lid split but still firmly holding. Board separated in middle but complete. Parts of paint on players with tiny abrasions. Box and board in fair, players and dice in overall very good condition. Scarce 1947/48 soccer board game by Höfan Spiele, München. Complete as issued. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: ERIC CHAIM KLINE, BOOKSELLER (ABAA ILAB)]
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        Station Plan of Phoenix, Arizona, West. Map.

      Tucson, Ariz.: Southern Pacific Company, 1947, revised 1950.(). Map. Blackline print. 24 x 164 inches. Very detailed map of West Phoenix, from Ninth Avenue to Thirty-Fifth Avenue, including names of plot owners and businesses. Scale: 1 inch = 100 feet.

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
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        Dark Carnival

      Arkham House 1947 - First Printing of the First Edition. Black cloth boards, spine lettered in gilt, pictorial jacket, with the publisher's printed $3.00 price in upper corner of inside front flap. Author's first book. 1 of just over 3000 copies printed [Bleiler, Guide to Supernatural Fiction 254; Currey, p. 55]. Book in fine condition; in near fine dust jacket, with mild creases chiefly to jacket edges, rubbing and light wear. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Idler Fine Books]
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        Paris. Air France.

      Paris: Air France, 1947.(). Color lithograph. Poster. 100 x 62 cm. Framed in wood and plexiglas. Printed by SANP. Paris. 170-P/1/47.

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
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        Letters to Malaya: Written from England to Alexander Nowell M.C.S. of Ipoh. Part I & II (1947), Part III & IV (1946), Part V (1946)

      London: Putnam, 1947. Near Fine/Very Good. The first volume is a first edition, the other two are reprints. Five parts in three volumes. Octavo. 62; 94; 78pp. Each volume is very near fine or better in near fine dustwrapper. Volume Three has a wraparound band noting that it was chosen for the Heinemann Award. Volume Two won the 1943 Hawthornden Prize. Each volume has the bookplate of Marie C.C. Stopes on the front pastedown. Stopes was a British author, birth control advocate, and campaigner for women's rights.

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