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        Bulldog Drummond Stands Fast

      London: Hodde & Stoughton, [1947]. London: Hodde & Stoughton, [1947]. First edition. 8vo. . Blue cloth. Fine . "For Ronnie ' One Drummond to another!' Gerard Fairlie 1947." Colman played the part twice in the movies

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        Under the Volcano

      New York: Reynal & Hitchcock, 1947. New York: Reynal & Hitchcock,, 1947. Octavo. Original grey cloth, spine and front cover lettered in red. With the printed dust jacket. First US edition, first impression. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "To my sister Priscilla with devotion from her brother Malcolm." Former silent screen star Priscilla Bonner (1899–1996) was not Lowry's sister by birth, but the elder sister of Lowry's wife, Margerie, the dedicatee of the book and widely credited with shaping its final form. The book was published simultaneously in Britain and America: it "was poorly received in Britain and soon remaindered, but was hailed as a work of genius in North America, becoming a best-seller" (ODNB).

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Under the Volcano: A Novel

      New York: Reynal & Hitchcock, 1947. First Edition, Second Printing.. New York: Reynal & Hitchcock, 1947. First Edition, Second Printing.. Hardcover with original dustjacket. 1st US edition, 2nd printing, very scarce in the original Dustjacket. Condition: The Binding is in very good condition. There is slight bumping to the corners and spine ends, lean to the spine, and rubbing to the cloth. The pages are clean and in near fine condition. There is a small owner's inscription to ffep. The edges of the textblock are lightly soiled. The Dustjacket is original, and in Good Plus condition. There are with chips to spine and corners. It is now in a clear protective sleeve. This very powerful semi-autobiographical novel by Malcolm Lowry, made into a film, tells the story of an alcoholic British Consul in Mexico, set on the Day of the Dead. A rare and special copy of this highly important work. Bookseller ref 44. .

      [Bookseller: Dendera]
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        Admiral Halsey's Story

      Whittlesey House (McGraw-Hill), New York 1947 - xvii, 310 p. SIGNED by Admiral Halsey on a 3" x 5" sheet taped to the front free endpaper. Navy blue cloth with brown stamped lettering to cover and spine. Boards are lightly scuffed; binding is just a bit loose, but no tears or breaks. Text is clean and unmarked. Previous owner's name on the half-title. A decent copy. Very scarce. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ex Libris Books]
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        Steeple Bush

      Henry Holt and Company, 1947. Henry Holt and Company, 1947. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Henry Holt and Company, New York 1947. Second Printing of the First Edition. Stated Second Printing June 1947. Cloth boards. Signed by Robert Frost on the title page in 1947. The Signature is Guaranteed Authentic. Book Condition: Near Fine, clean boards & pages, tight spine, mild age toning. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, wrapped in a new removable mylar cover. Original jacket priced at $2.50, shelf wear, light chipping, age toning.

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        Humanisme et terreur, essai sur le problème communiste.

      Gallimard 1947 - - Gallimard, Paris _1947, 12x19cm, broché. - Edition originale, un des 14 exemplaires numérotés sur pur fil, seuls grands papiers. Infimes piqûres sans gravité sur le dos, bel exemplaire. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Scott-King's Modern Europe.

      London: Chapman & Hall, 1947 - Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. Housed in a blue cloth folding case. Spine faded, spine titles dulled, lightly rubbed at extremities, some spotting to edges of text block and contents. An excellent copy in the price-clipped and lightly rubbed jacket with some nicks and spots and toned spine panel. First edition, first impression. Presentation copy inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "Angie, with love from Evelyn, Christmas 1947". The recipient was Angela Laycock, wife of Sir Robert Laycock, for whom Waugh had served as person assistant during the defense of Crete in May and June 1941. Laycock and Waugh were on the last ship to leave the island, and Waugh would later incorporate their experiences into Officers and Gentlemen. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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      EDICIONES SELECTAS SELA, Talleres gráficos de la "Sociedad Editoria Latino-Americana" Calle Independencia, 3210. Buenos Aires. 1947 - Antiguedad. Estado aceptable teniendo en cuenta que el libro cuenta con una antiguedad de casi 70 años. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        East Side, West Side (First Edition, Inscribed to Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings)

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1947 New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1947. First Edition. First Edition. Near Fine in a Very Good plus dust jacket. INSCRIBED by Davenport to fellow author Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings: "For dear Marjorie / with my gratitude for much said and unsaid, and my love / Marcia / New York / October 1947." Jacket is lightly worn at the extremities, with a single vertical crease at the spine panel. Basis for the 1949 film noir directed by Mervyn LeRoy and starring Barbara Stanwyck, James Mason, Van Heflin, Ava Gardner and Cyd Charisse. A superb association between two significant writers of the 1940s.

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      Buenos Aires. July 1937 through November 1947. - Whole numbers 34 through 74, 95 through 128, and 141 through 158. Bound up in sixteen volumes, wrappers bound in, for James Laughlin. Occasional sunning or dust marking to bindings, occasional text blocks tanned, as usual, but very good or better. Edited by Victoria Ocampo, at various times in association with Jorge Luis Borges, Waldo Frank, Ortega y Gasset, Alfonso Reyes and others. Perhaps the most important Latin American periodical of its times. Eventually 371 numbers were published through 1992 (though many were multiple numbers in later years). Borges was a frequent contributor - as associate editor, as reviewer, and as contributor of original fiction (as well as H. Bustos Domecq); several of his major books appeared under the SUR imprint. Other contributors to SUR during the course of its life included L. Hughes, Huxley, Gropius, Michaux, Masters, Reyes, Heidegger, Maritain, Benda, Mistral, Gide, Breton, Eluard, Berdayev, Malraux, Jimenez, Steinbeck, Amado, G. Greene, J. Stafford, Eliot, Camus, Koestler, Shaw, et al. Significant attention was paid to contemporary writing and film, and to understanding movements, including Surrealism.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature, ABAA]
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        Dietrich, Adolf. Begegnung mit Adolf Dietrich.

      Bodensee-Verlag, Amriswil. 1947.. 8°. OKart. mit OU unp.. Auflage 550 nummerierte und vom Künstler im Druckvermerk in Tinte signierte Exemplare. Mit einer lose beiliegenden, in Bleistift signierten Original-Lithographie. Einmalige Ausgabe zum 70. Geburtstag des Künstlers in der Offizin H. Tschudy, St.Gallen gedruckt

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        Under the Volcano.

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1947 - Octavo. Original blue wrappers printed in white. Housed in a quarter blue morocco slipcase. An excellent copy. First edition, first impression, uncorrected proof copy of the first UK edition. Printed on proofing stock.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        The Cats of Wildcat Hill

      Duell, Sloan and Pearce, New York 1947 - INSCRIBED BY EDWARD WESTON on the front free endpaper. A solid copy to boot of the 1947 stated 1st printing. Clean and Near Fine in a bright, price-intact, G+/VG- dustjacket, with closed tears and chipping along the panel edges and at the lower tip. Still though, a presentable, attractive copy. Oblong quarto, crisp black-and-white reproductions thruout. THIS COPY ALSO INCLUDES A KODAK COLOR PRINT OF WESTON AND 2 OF THE CATS FROM WILDCAT HILL LAID-IN. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: APPLEDORE BOOKS, ABAA]
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        When the Going Was Good.

      Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1947 - Octavo. Original white wrappers, printed paper label to upper wrapper. Housed in a blue clothfolding case. Upper wrapper and first two leaves cleanly separated from spine. Wrappers lightly rubbed, corners of title label chipped, small spots to wrappers. Very good condition. Advance proof copy.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Under the Volcano

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1947. London: Jonathan Cape,, 1947. Octavo. Original blue wrappers printed in white. Housed in a quarter blue morocco slipcase. An excellent copy. First edition, first impression, uncorrected proof copy of the first UK edition. Printed on proofing stock.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        A Gathering of Original Hobo Ephemera

      Cincinnati.: , c.1947. Cincinnati. c.1947.Luminaries listed upon the official Knights of the Road letter-head are. Jack Dempsey, Carl Sandburg,Walter Huston,Supreme Court Justice William O. Douglas, Lowell Thomas -broadcaster, and traveller,Joe Louis- Heavyweight Champ, Jack Dempsey-Heavyweight Champ,Walter Huston - Director, "Gen." Jacob Coxey - Politician and Activist, Arthur Hayday - British Union Leader and Member of Parliament, Monrad Wallgren - Governor and US. Senator. Letter sheets and certificates folded for mailing.Very Good, moderately soiled Envelope opened at side instead of rear. All other pieces in bright, crisp Fine condition. A charming and evocative gathering of American Cultural relics.

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        L'automne a Pekin.

      Paris, Les editions du scorpion, Jean d'Halluin 1947.. 8°. 317 p. Broche.. Edition originale. - Bel exemplaire malgre deux petites dechirures sur le premier plat (env. 5-8 mm). Livre fragile, qui n'a pas connu d'edition de tete.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Daniel Thierstein]
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        Georges Rouault., Introduktion par Georges Rouault.

      Paris, Editions Hyperion, 1947 - 47 S. Dustjacket this with some signs of use, lot of Pictures, signed by Georges Rouault " pour Madame Roche cordialement Georges Rouault" , good Condition Sprache: fr Gewicht in Gramm: 1100 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      Soc. de Bibliófilos Españoles, Madrid 1947 - 4º, LXI pág., 355 pág. Ejemplar núm. 118 nominado. Papel hilo con barbas. Encuadernación firmada por Brugalla en medio pergamino, con nervios, tejuelo, florones y ruedas doradas. Corte superior dorado. Cubierta original. Intonso. Obra con diversos textos taurinos sobre el rejoneo o actividad de torear a caballo, que tenía en su época un matiz especial de gallardía, audacia y hasta un cierto punto, honor. Comienza con un esbozo de la evolución del toreo a caballo, por José María de Cossio, y va seguido de Reglas de torear, de Gaspar Bonifaz, Advertencias, de Luis de Trexo, Preceptos para aprender a caer, por Martín de Terrazas, Cartilla para torear de Nicolas Rodrigo Noveli, Carta por Juan Francisco Melcon, Arte de rejonear a caballo, por Miguel Marcelo Tamariz, etc. Buen ejemplar. Tauromaquia. Bibliofilia. Tauromachy. Bibliophilism.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Anticuaria Studio]
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        POESIE ET VERITÉ. Illustré par Oscar Dominguez

      - Paris, Les nourritures terrestres, 1947. Folio. Frontispicio tirado al aguatinta en dos colores y los encuadramientos de todas las hojas con los poemas caligrafiados por Eluard. Pliegos sin coser, petaca y funda. Ejemplar de la tirada de 221 sobre papel puro chiffon de lana. Tirage limité à 221 exemplaires, celui-ci numéroté à la main sur pur chiffon de Lana, núm. 90. Dominguez a donné un frontispice tiré à l?aquatinte en deux couleurs, et des encadrements ornementaux et illustratifs de tous les poèmes également calligraphiés par l?artiste. Les deux hommes se fréquentaient depuis quelques années quand Dominguez, initia ce travail d?illustration. Leur collaboration aveait débuté par la présentation qu?écrivit Eluard pour la première exposition individuelle de Dominguez qui eut lieu en 1943 à la galerie Louis Carré. Arte moderno. Surrealismo. Literatura francesa. Poesía. Vanguardias.

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        Steeple Bush

      Henry Holt and Company, 1947. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Henry Holt and Company, New York 1947. Second Printing of the First Edition. Stated Second Printing June 1947. Cloth boards. Signed by Robert Frost on the title page in 1947. The Signature is Guaranteed Authentic. Book Condition: Near Fine, clean boards & pages, tight spine, mild age toning. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, wrapped in a new removable mylar cover. Original jacket priced at $2.50, shelf wear, light chipping, age toning.

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        Underseas Log from the Records of Eddie Bushnell, Deep-Sea Diver, as Told to M. O'Moran

      The Caxton Printers, Ltd., Caldwell, Idaho 1947 - Illustrated. Assumed first edition. Clean, unmarked pages. Lightly tanned. Some foxing on edges. Pictorial cover shelf worn, corners and fore edges bumped. Secure binding. Spine faded and soiled. Smoke-free environment. Careful packing and prompt shipping. Satisfaction guaranteed. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Shoestring Collectibooks]
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        England Made Me

      London: Heinemann, 1947. London: Heinemann, 1947 Uniform edition (first edition 1935). Publisher's black cloth in red and gray dust jacket. Raymond Chandler's copy, stamped on front free endpaper with his La Jolla, CA address and date "APR 22 1953". Near fine book in a very good dust jacket. Chandler acquired this book while he was writing his manuscript of The Long Goodbye. After a trip to London in Sept-Oct 1952, he made some edits to the first draft, including changing the ending.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.

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        Maschinen geschriebener Brief. Mit Unterschrift. 14. Februar 1947.

      1947.. 21x30 cm. (wohlerhalten). Auflage:0. Emil Nolde (* 7. August 1867 als Hans Emil Hansen in Nolde, Gemeinde Buhrkall; +13. April 1956 in Seebüll Neukirchen, Nordfriesland), führenden Maler des Expressionismus. Sehr geehrter Herr Hoffmann! ...] Betreffs der Weiterführung der schieflerschen Graphikkataloge, hatte ich schon geschrieben, dass nur 25 Blätter seitdem entstanden sind. Die meisten hiervon sind die kleinen farbigen Lithographien ...]. Wenn es Ihnen möglich sein sollte, Farben zu besorgen, wäre ich Ihnen dankkbar. Wenn möglich Schmickefarben. Ihr Emil Nolde".

      [Bookseller: AEGIS Buch - und Kunstantiquariat]
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      Editorial Porrua, S.A. Imprenta Universitaria - Mexico. 1947. Cartoné. 24X18. 400Pág+3h. Bello ejemplar de Agustín Yañez profusamente ilustrado al boj de Julio Prieto. Difícil en comercio. Ref 4.2 Biblioteca A. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Libreria Anticuaria Marc & Antiques]
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        LES MEUTES ET vénerie : pour le cerf - pour le sanglier, pour le chevreuil - pour le lièvre

      Edition établie pour la Librairie J. Thiébaud, par Plume & Presse, 1947 - 1948. 4 volumes in - 4, en feuilles sous couverture imprimée et rempliée, sous deux chemises et étui simili velin. Premier volume : 1ère partie 164 p., 2è partie 181 p. - second volume : 1ère partie : 159 p., 2è partie : 164 p. Ex - libris. Tirage limité à 300 exemplaires numérotés sur vélin Lana. Très belle édition, illustrée par F. Allain de 4 planches h. - texte gravées sur cuivre, de lettrines, bandeaux et culs - de - lampe. Mouchon, 1181 - 1182. Bel exemplaire. relié Bon état

      [Bookseller: Livres Anciens Lucas Philippe]
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        Duck Shooting along the Atlantic Tidewater. Chapters by F.C. Lincoln, Lynn Bogue Hunt, F.C. Havermyer 2nd, et. al

      New York: William Morrow, 1947 New York: William Morrow, 1947. First edition, deluxe issue, no. 60 of 149 copies signed by the editor, with the extra suite of prints. 4to. With color plates by Dr. Edgar Burke and Lynn Bogue Hunt. Full red morocco, emblematic gilt tooling, t.e.g. Faintest trace of rubbing along front joint. Fine copy in publisher's slipcase. Rare. Biscotti p. 92

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        Human Relations: Studies towards the Integration of the Social Sciences (Vols. 1 - 62); KOMPLETT gebundene Jahrgänge in 88 Bänden.

      The Tavistock Institute of Human Relations/ The Research Center for Group Dynamics; 1947 - 2009.. Gebundene Ausgabe. Die hier angebotenen Bände stammen aus einer teilaufgelösten wissenschaftlichen Bibliothek und tragen die entsprechenden Kennzeichnungen (Rückenschild, Instituts-Stempel...). Schnitt und Einband sind etwas staubschmutzig; Der Buchzustand ist ansonsten ordentlich und dem Alter entsprechend gut; KOMPLETTPREIS für 62 Jahrgänge (= 88 Bände); Beiträge in ENGLISCHER Sprache! Bei Versand ins Ausland erfragen Sie bitte zuerst die Versandkosten;

      [Bookseller: Petra Gros - Versandantiquariat]
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        Fêtes foraines de Paris

      Editions Droin Labastie, Paris, 1947. Grand in / 4 en feuilles, couverture rempliée illustrée en couleur, sous chemise et étui de feutrine noire, lithographies originales de Grau Sala, 95 p. Un des 215 exemplaires numérotés. Monod 8506. relié Bon état

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        La Couronne de Paris

      Union Bibliophile de France, Paris 1947 - NUMBER 54 OF 150 COPIES from an overall edition of 200, 12 engraved plates and 15 illustrations by André Jacquemin, signed by Maximilien Vox (typesetter), loose as issued, toning to first free endpaper, publisher's boards with slight staining, slipcase spotted, oblong folio, but contents fine, about 34 x 45cm [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Broadford Books]
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      Bordas, Paris 1947 - In-8. 201 pages. Restauration au dos, déchirure à deux pages sans perte de papier. Sous couverture "Bordas". Coll. "Les Imaginaires". [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Bonheur d'occasion (LILA/ILAB)]
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        Numerical Inverting of Matrices of Higher Order

      New York, AMS 1947 pp1021 - 1099 VG / none extracted from the Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society vol. 53 No. 11 November 1947. Modern full green buckram binding, gilt lettering on spine, first page with transversal tear of about 7cm without loss, neatly repaired otherwise in excellent conditions. Very important and scarce original copy of the "first modern paper in numerical analysis by the mathematicians and computer pioneers John Von Neumann and Herman Goldstine. Bound inside together are also pp1100 - 1140 of the Bulletin covering The Summer Meeting in New Haven, Notes and New Publications. Scans available on request.

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        Malatesta - Illustré de 25 lithographies d'yves BRAYER + Long envoi MANUSCRIT de MONTHERLANT

      Lallemand, Paris 1947 - - PRESENTATION : grand in-4 en feuilles sous chemise demi-cuir et cartonnage. - ILLUSTRATION : 25 lithographies dont 21 pleine page et 4 têtes de chapitre par Yves BRAYER. - IMPRIMEUR : atelier Desjobert. - SIGNATURE : Long envoi manuscrit de Montherlant à Pierre Dux. - LIMITE : 185 exemplaires. - PAPIER : Vélin de Lana. - TAILLE : 30 x 40cm. - ETAT : Très bon état - Chemise abimée, intérieur très frais. AUTRES PHOTOS SUR DEMANDE [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Preliminaires sur Matta.

      Paris. Rene Drouin. 1947.. 22x16,5 cm. (20) p. Avec 3 planches (dont 1 en couleurs), 3 illustrations en n/b. dans le texte (dont 1 depliante) et 1 lithographie originale en couleurs en triptyque depliante. Broche, couvertrue illustree rempliee.. Couverture legerement jaunie. - Ci-joint: Matta. Paris, Rene Drouin, Mai 1948. 8 p. (1 feuille), avec 3 illustrations en n/b. Avec une texte de J. Le Forojulien et Michel Tapie.

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        Prolog I. Zeichnungen und Graphik lebender deutscher Künstler.

      Berlin, Mann 1947.. Gr.-Folio. 10 nn.Bll. (Textheft) und 25 teils farbige Tafeln, davon 3 sign. Orig.-Graphiken. Lose in Orig.-Halbleinenmappe mit blindgepr. Deckelsignet (mit Lichtrand und leichten Gebrauchsspuren).,. Ex. Nr. 250 einer wohl kleinen Auflage. - Die drei signierten Orig.-Graphiken von Renee Sintenis "Der Fuchs" (Orig.-Radierung) - Karl Hartung "Phantastisches Gerippe" (Orig.-Lithographie) und Hans Orlowski "Männerkopf" (Orig.-Holzschnitt). - Text in englisch und deutsch. Bankverbindung in Deutschland vorhanden.

      [Bookseller: Buch + Kunst + hommagerie Sabine Koitka]
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        Prairie Wings: Pen and Camera Flight Studies

      New York, NY: Ducks Unlimited, Inc, 1947. New York, NY: Ducks Unlimited, Inc, 1947. First Edition. Full Leather. Very Good. Bishop, Richard E.. This is copy of #110 of 250 of the De Luxe Edition. Signed on the colophon by both the author, Edgar M. Queeny and Richard E. Bishop, the artist. Also included in the De Luxe Edition is a frontispiece etching "They're off!" and is both titled and signed in pencil by Richard Bishop. A beautiful edition. xiii, 256 pp. Folio. Brown leather boards with embossed titling to over and spine, gold embossed duck profile on cover board. Spine has darkened slightly from age, clean overall. Photo-illustrated endpapers, clean and crisp within. Gift inscription to the previous owner on the half title page. Slipcase is in Fine condition.

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        Feu central *

      K. éditeur, Paris 1947. - Broché, couverture de papier jaune reptilien à typographie rouge. Sous jaquette noir clair illustrée de motifs blanc foncé et évidée d'une forme accordée à ces derniers. Menus défauts. Quatre reproductions de gouaches d'Yves Tanguy. Bon exemplaire de ce livre fragile, sous sa spectaculaire couverture. Édition originale, l'un des quelques exemplaires hors commerce, outre 30 pur fil Johannot, 200 vélin Crèvecoeur du Marais et 800 ordinaires numérotés.

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        L'automne à Pékin.

      Les éditions du scorpion 1947 - - Les éditions du scorpion, Paris _1947, 11,5x18cm, relié. - 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. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Fifty Photographs

      NY: Duell Sloan & Pearce, 1947. NY: Duell Sloan & Pearce, 1947. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. black boards. Fine in very good, bright dust wrapper, tiny nicks at backstrip head and foot./No Dust Jacket. Weston, Edward. 16 pages in text. Folio, 32 x 24.5 cm. Limited edition, copy 462 of 1500, initialed by Edward Wesson, designed by Merle Armitage, and printed by Lynton R. Kistler. Fifty black and white photographs printed recto only. Commentary by Merle Armitage, Robinson Jeffers and Donald Bear. Wesson notes, "The photographs collected in this volume are fifty of my favorite photographs chosen because they have lived well and because they have not been reproduced (excepting certain annuals and magazines) in book form before. It is a well balanced selection from various periods and approaches, and from a wide range of subject matter." Owner inscription free front endpaper, beveled edges, silver front cover lettering. Clean, very crisp copy.

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        Autograph letter signed, with illustration.

      [New York, April 6, 1947]. - 8vo. 2 pp. On Stanhope Hotel stationery. Chevalier writes to American author and film and stage director Garson Kanin (1912-99) expressing great satisfaction about a play. "It is not only the best play I have seen in New York but the best anywhere since a pretty long time [.]". Chevalier then comments on their new friendship. "I have been very encouraged with our so interesting conversation at lunch and that I am proud, indeed, to count from now on myself as one of the sincere friends of an extraordinary couple of great professionals". - He signs in full, "Maurice Chevalier," and draws a wonderful sketch of a stage and audience.

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        ULISSE poi I PROBLEMI DI ULISSE - 59 numeri - tutto il pubblicato dal 1947 al 1966 - , Roma - Venezia - Firenze, Ed. Periodici.Neri Pozza - Sansoni, 1947

      cm. 18 x 26, brossura, bs. - pagine variabili (vedi elenco). Questa splendida rivista quadrimestrale è una straordinaria e rilevante operazione culturale che, sulla spinta del fervore del dopoguerra, affronta con ampio spirito critico e costruttivo, una schiera di grandi problemi di attualità , con positivi intenti di divulgazione scientifica. Una prerogativa della rivista è quella di presentare sullo stesso argomento commenti a più voci, spesso in contrasto ed in opposizione tra di loro, il che rende il dibattito molto interessante. Maria Luisa Astaldi (Tricesimo UD 1899 - Roma 1982) ne è la fondatrice e la vera e propria anima; viene affiancata fino al n. 12 del 1950 da Raffaele Contu E POI PROSEGUE DA SOLA .. Ha la magistrale abilità di affiancarsi da straordinari collaboratori e studiosi delle varie discipline che condivisero con passione ed entusiasmo l'idea divulgativa iniziale (Alatri, Arbasino, Barberi Squerotti, Binni, Sinisgalli, G. C. Argan,m Titta Rosa, Gabriele Pepe, A. Savinio, I. Silone, L.Venturi, Balla, Spadolini, Bontempellil, Ugo Spirito, Anceschi, Candeloro, Jemolo, Lajolo, Sanguineti, Terracini, Verdone, B. Zevi e tantissimi altri). L'elenco dei titoli - (argomenti - monografici per ogni fascicolo) - è significativo per sottolineare il respiro e la profondità di questa straordinaria collezione. Sono state conservate tutte le copertine, tutti fascicoli sciolti , ognuno ha preziosi indici per una facile consultazione. n. data titolo pagine 1 mag - 47 Civiltà atomica dal 2 ago - 47 Offese di guerra e restauri al patrimonio artistico 1 3 nov - 47 l problema della regione nella vita italiana al 4 gen - 48 L'idea dell'Europa 5 non c'è Le ideologie del mondo contemporaneo 6 lug - 48 La XXIV Biennale di Venezia 6 809 7 ott - 48 Magia e scienza dal 8 apr - 49 Il problema della casa in Italia 7 9 giu - 49 L'ERP e l'Italia al 10 dic - 49 Europa - Africa 11 apr - 50 Le Lettere italiane a metà di questo secolo 12 giu - 50 La XXV Biennale di Venezia 12 755 da qui la direzione è soltanto di Maria Luisa Astaldi 13 dic - 50 Il dramma del socialismo dal 14 apr - 51 La polemica sulla musica 19 15 inv 51 - 52 Occidente e Oriente al 16 primav 52 Mezzo secolo di progressi in medicina 17 inv 52 - 53 La rotta del Po 18 primav 53 L'omosessualità e la società moderna 18 764 19 autun 53 Perché l'arte non è popolare dal 20 primav 54 La chiesa cattolica ed il mondo contemporaneo 19 21 primav 55 La Germania oggi al 22 autun 55 L'energia nucleare ed il mondo di domani 23 prim - est56 L'Inghilterra oggi 24 - 25 au - inv 56 - 57 Le sorti del romanzo 26 primav 57 Che cos'è l'automazione 27 inverno 57 Difendiamo il patrimonio artistico 28 - 29 primav 58 Tramonto del colonialismo 29 1767 30 autunn 58 La battaglia contro la fame 107 31 inverno 58 Stato e Chiesa 118 32 primav 59 Le droghe 83 33 primav 59 Astratto o figurativo ? 150 34 autunn 59 Tasse e tassati 107 35 inverno 59 I giovani e noi 135 36 primav 60 Civiltà e comunicazioni 103 37 giu - 60 Matrimonio e divorzio 105 38 set - 60 Dove va la poesia 122 39 feb - 61 Il Congo 121 40 apr - 61 Promesse e minaccie della psicologia 101 41 lug - 61 Cultura e sottocultura 152 42 set - 61 Cent'anni di vita nazionale 162 43 dic - 61 La paura atomica 121 44 mar - 62 Scuola scientifica o scuola umanistica 105 45 giu - 62 L'uomo nello spazio 143 46 set - 62 Concilio Ecumenico unità delle Chiese cristiane 173 47 dic - 62 Le vie della critica 116 48 - 49 mar - giu 63 L'URSS oggi 243 50 set - 63 I problemi della città 168 51 dic - 63 Il destino della famiglia 154 52 - 53 nov - 64 I Laburisti al potere 231 54 mar - 65 I ceti dirigenti in Italia 147 55 giu - 65 Essere nervosi 112 56 ott - 65 Il cinema in Italia 170 57 apr - 66 Il futuro dell'archeologia 130 58 - 59 dic - 66 Come rifornmare le istituzioni 225 totale pagine 3000 - La rara collezione viene offerta a

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      Arkham House 1947 - A fine hardcover copy in a near fine++ jacket/brodart covered. First Edition. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the front free end paper. This is a very nice copy. No bumped corners to the book. Two very tiny closed tears to jacket. No chips, no nicks to jacket. Jacket is very bright and clean. Red lettering to spine and front cover of jacket is very bright. Jacket is not priced clipped. == WE BOX AND SHIP ALL BOOKS WITH USPS TRACKING. == WE HAVE BEEN BUYING AND SELLING USED BOOKS FOR OVER 35 YEARS. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Ancient Na-Khi Kingdom of Southwest China, Volume II (Harvard-Yenching Institute Monograph)

      Harvard University Asia Center, 1947-01-01. Harvard University Asia Center, 1947-01-01. Hardcover. VeryGood.

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        OBRAS COMPLETAS ( 6 Vol.)

      Editorial FAX 1947 - Madrid 1947 . Encuad : Plena piel con dorados al lomo, papel biblia , cinta registradora , retrato autor en frontis Vol I . 12 x 16cms. VIII+1389-1246-1347-1340-1256-1146pag. Tema : Teatro, Autores Hispanos Contemporaneos . Libros en buen estado, puntos de óxido en cortes .

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