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        Seid ihr alle da?. Kasperle-Bilder. Mit Versen von Rolf Italiaander.

      Hamburg Laatzen 1948 - Quer Kl.8°. 8 nn. Bll. Mit 12 farb. Illustrationen (incl. Titelblatt). Farb. illustr. Original-Kartonband Erste Veröffentlichung des erst 19jährigen Studenten an der Landeskunstschule in Hamburg, als Meisterschüler von Alfred Mahlau. Mit Bleistiftzeichnung (Selbstporträt) mit monogr. Widmung Janssens auf Vortitel. - Einband fleckig. Gebräunt. Gewicht (Gramm): 100

      [Bookseller: Müller & Gräff e.K.]
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        Textos Hispanicos Comentados.

      Cordoba, Servicio de Publicaciones Universidad de Cordoba, 1948 - 246 p. Book from the private library of a renowned Swiss Romanist. This collection includes rare books from the fields of French and Spanish studies, Provencal and Rhaeto-Romance studies as well as other fields of Romanist studies. Furthermore, the collection includes selected works from the field of Swiss Onomastics. Please do not hesitate to contact us if interested! Book in good condition with slight signs of usage. Dust-cover slightly bumped and rubbed. Text clean and without notes. Softcover. 8460036979 Sprache: Spanisch Gewicht in Gramm: 450 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiq. Bookfarm/ Sebastian Seckfort]
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        Holzschnitte zu dem Drama Die Fliegen von Jean-Paul Sartre. Fassung 1. [3 Signierte Holzschnitte].

      Alfter, Donnerstag-Gesellschaft, 1948. Original-Umschlag 5 lose Blätter. Erste Ausgabe. Original-Umschlag mit Programmzettel, persönlicher Einladungskarte der Donnerstag-Gesellschaft zu Alfter und 3 jeweils signierten Holzschnitten auf Büttenpapier von Hubert Berke, Josef Fassbender und Hann Trier. Maße Blätter: 25 x 15,5 (16,0) cm. Es gab 3 Varianten mit verschiedenen Holzschnitten. Hier die 1. Variante (auf dem Umschlag mit `1` gekennzeichnet). Holzschnitte im Randbereich papierbedingt wenig fleckig. Insgesamt gutes bis sehr gutes Exemplar. First edition. With 3 signed original woodcuts by Hubert Berke, Josef Fassbender and Hann Trier, all on handmade paper. Sheets at the border area lightly spotted, otherwise nearly fine copy. Versand D: 4,90 EUR Original-Holzschnitt / original woodcut; Signatur, signiert / signature, signed copy

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Lenzen GbR]
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        Holzschnitte zu dem Drama Die Fliegen von Jean-Paul Sartre. Fassung 2. [3 Signierte Holzschnitte].

      Alfter, Donnerstag-Gesellschaft, 1948. Original-Umschlag 5 lose Blätter. Erste Ausgabe. Original-Umschlag mit Programmzettel, persönlicher Einladungskarte der Donnerstag-Gesellschaft zu Alfter und 3 jeweils signierten Holzschnitten auf Büttenpapier von Hubert Berke, Josef Fassbender und Hann Trier. Maße Blätter: 25 x 15,5 (16,5) cm. Es gab 3 Varianten mit verschiedenen Holzschnitten. Hier die 2. Variante (auf dem Umschlag mit `2` gekennzeichnet). Holzschnitte im Randbereich papierbedingt wenig fleckig. Insgesamt gutes bis sehr gutes Exemplar. First edition. With 3 signed original woodcuts by Hubert Berke, Josef Fassbender and Hann Trier, all on handmade paper. Sheets at the border area lightly spotted, otherwise nearly fine copy. Versand D: 4,90 EUR Original-Holzschnitt / original woodcut; Signatur, signiert / signature, signed copy

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Lenzen GbR]
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        Le grand vestiaire

      First edition, one of 10 copies hors commerce numbered on Alfa paper and reserved to the author, only 28 leading copies with "pur-fil" paper.Rare copy and pleasant. Gallimard Paris 1948 12x19cm broché

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        The Naked and the Dead

      Rinehart and company, Inc. New York, Toronto, (1948) The Naked and the Dead is a 1948 novel by Norman Mailer. It was partly based on his experiences[2] with the 112th Cavalry Regiment during the Philippines Campaign in World War II.[3] It was later adapted into a film of the same name in 1958.In 1998 the Modern Library ranked The Naked and the Dead 51st on its list of the 100 best English-language novels of the 20th century.The Naked and the Dead By Norman MailerPerhaps Mr. Mailer should not be damned for attempting to reduce by frontal assault what better writers have failed to win by infiltration. "The Naked and the Dead"--the story of an imaginary battle in the Pacific--trumpets his dusty answer to the brutality of modern war. Undoubtedly the most ambitious novel to be written about the recent conflict, it is also the most ruthlessly honest and in scope an integrity compares favorably with the best that followed World War I. Even in its repetitiousness, wordiness, and overanalysis of motive, it is a commanding performance by a young man of 25 whose gifts are impressive and whose failures are a matter of reach rather than grasp. (New York Times)Rinehart and Company, Inc. New York, Toronto, 1948, First Edition. This book is in Near Fine ++ condition with a Near Fine ++ DJ. The book is solid, tight and square,no bumped corners, The only blemish on this book is a round indentation, the size of a hole punch, right, bottom, back board ( See Photos). This book is a as clean and bright as the day it was published. The dj is bright, clean and shows no shelf wear. For this book to be in this condition is a beautiful and rare occurrance.

      [Bookseller: YJS BOXES OF BOOKS]
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        The Otterbury Incident.

      London: Putnam & Company Ltd,, 1948. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone. Octavo. Original red cloth, titles to spine gilt. With the pictorial dust jacket. Contemporary Australian bookseller's ticket to front pastedown. Board corners faintly bumped, endpapers lightly foxed. An excellent copy in a price-clipped jacket with a few small chips and closed tears. First edition, first impression. Extremely scarce in the dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Planning and Coding of Problems for an Electronic Computing Instrument Part II Vol III 1948

      Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton NJ 1948, first edition; 23 pages, orig. tan stapled wraps, figures and illustrat. Very Good, orig. tan stapled wraps, edges a bit darkened and some edgewear and small corner folds, lower staple tight but front cover torn around staple; stapled binding is tight, pages clean and unmarkedPlanning and Coding of Problems for an Electronic Computing Instrument -- Report on the Mathematical and Logical Aspects of an Electronic Computing Instrument, Part II volume III, 1948Contents includes Coding of simple and of composite problems; Need for this program; Routines and subroutines; criteria to be used by a preparatory routine; Problems, use of a preparatory routine in setting up the machine; Conclusions; moreOOC

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        Les mains sales

      Gallimard 1948 - - Gallimard, Paris 1948, 12x19cm, broché. - Edition originale, un des 60 exemplaires numérotés sur pur fil, tirage de tête après 15 Hollande. Bel exemplaire. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] Edition, one of 60 copies numbered on "pur-fil" paper, deluxe edition after 15 Holland paper. Beautiful copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Wall Paintings from Ancient Shrines in Central Asia.

      Oxford University Press, London, 1948 - Recovered by Sir Aurel Stein. Text vol. in 4to. xxxiv, 128pp. 4 maps, 1 folding, pencil annotation. Original boards, spine cloth, torn off and repaired on front cover. Plate vol. in elephant folio. 32 loose plates, 2 folding, 20 in color. Original portfolio, rubbed and slightly worm hole. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: The Isseido Booksellers, ABAJ, ILAB]
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        Street Scene. An American Opera. (Based on Elmer Rice's Play). Music by Kurt Weill. Book by Elmer Rice. Lyrics by Langston Hughes

      New York: Chappell & Co., Inc.. [1948]. First. First edition. Large quarto. 273pp. Printed wrappers. Top corner very slightly bumped, a trifle age-toned on the wrappers, and publisher's price sticker on the title page, a nice, near fine copy. Ownership signature of Daniel Rule inside the front wrapper. Rule was the director of the New York City Opera. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Radierung. 1923-1927. Unten rechts in der Platte signiert.

      - 22,8 : 29,7 cm auf Vélin d’Arches 28,5 : 37,5 cm. Cramer 17. - Eine von 96 ganzseitigen Illustrationen für: Nicolas Gogol, Les Ames Mortes (18), erschienen bei Tériade, Paris 1948. - In insgesamt 368 Exemplaren gedruckt.

      [Bookseller: Gerhard Zähringer, Antiquariat & Galerie]
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        Oeuvres complètes. (Herausgegeben von Maurice Goudeket). 15 Bände.

      Paris Flammarion (-1950) 1948 - Ca. 420 bis 550 S. je Band. Gr.-8° (23,5 x 16,5 cm). Original-Karton. Erste Gesamtausgabe, "établie sous les yeux de l'auteur". - Eines von 370 Exemplaren für die Autorin außerhalb der Handelsauflage (diese betrug 5500 Exemplare), das vorliegende mit der Nummer CCII auf "vergé des papeteries de Guyenne". - Unbeschnitten und unaufgeschnitten wie ausgeliefert. "Schnitt" stellenweise gering fleckig, die schützenden Pergaminumschläge etwas gebräunt und mit vereinzelten Gebrauchsspuren, sonst tadellos. - Vortitel von Band I mit eigenhändiger Widmung von Colette (1873-1954): "Pour Michel de Bry, à table, Michel, à table! Colette". 12000 gr. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Christian Strobel (VDA/ILAB)]
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        Les épiphanies

      K-Editeur 1948 - Paris, K-Editeur, 1948 In-8 (25cm x 17cm) de 142pp. Tirage à 215 exemplaires sur marais crève coeur. Broché, à couverture imprimée. Celui-ci un exemplaire hors-commerce signé de la main de l'auteur et accompagné une page manuscrite. Edition originale. Très bel exemplaire, couverture en très bel état, intérieur en très bel état également, frais. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: LIBRAIRIE EPPE FRÈRES]
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        Toulouse-Lautrec : douze lithographies. Notice de Marcel Guérin.

      Paris: Librairie Gründ, 1948. Livre. Illus. by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. Bon. En Feuilles. In-folio. Paris, Librairie Gründ, 1948. 52,5 x 36 cm, in-folio, 1 f. bl. - (IV) III (II) pp. - 12 planches hors texte (5 en couleurs, 2 à fond de teinte, 4 en noir et 1 en sanguine) - 2 f. n. ch. dont 1 bl., en feuilles sous portefeuille imprimé de l'éditeur. Tirage à 750 exemplaires. Celui-ci l'un des 600 sur vélin supérieur (n° 590). Belles lithographies tirées par Mourlot et André Thiry, portant toutes le timbre à sec de l'éditeur ("LG"). Liste des planches : Miss May Belfort, La loge au Mascaron doré, Etude de Femme, Cecy Loftus, Miss Ida Heath, Le Sommeil, Blanche et Noire, Elsa la Viennoise, Le Jockey, Amazone et Tonneau, Napoléon, La Passagère. Peu commun car souvent débité à la planche. Portefeuille un peu défraîchi..

      [Bookseller: Des livres autour (Julien Mannoni)]
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      [Puerto Rico] 1948 - 32 leaves of black mounting paper, with 72 mounted b/w captioned [text in English & Spanish] photographs [71: 4-11/16" x 6-7/8"; 1: 9-3/4" x 7-3/4"]. 4 additional b/w "snapshots" laid-in, as are a number of Ecuadorian newspaper clippings & an Esso road map of Puerto Rico. The final leaf title "Autographs", with autographs of 6 military personnel. Album: 11" x 14" This photograph album presented as a souvenir from the U.S. Army's 504th Field Army Battlion in Puerto Rico to the visiting officers of the Ecuadorian Army, who were there in late June / early July of 1948. The photographs depict the field training received by those Ecuadorian officers, who were instructed in the use & operation of 105mm howitzer artillery. Also documented is the social interaction of the two groups, including ceremonies, luncheons, visits to historical sites, and even a tour of the Don Q Rum factory.While the exact impetus for this training visit is not detailed in the souvenir album, one can speculate that Ecuador's 1941 border dispute with Peru may have played some role in occassioning this training at the hands of the 504th. Front cover professionally reattached. Bit of flaking to front cover lettering. Very Good. Photographs clear & sharp. VG+ to Nr Fine. Red vinyl album, with title lettering in yellow script to front board. Red cord tie [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Tavistock Books, ABAA]
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        The Second World War, full set of six British first editions, finely bound in three-quarter red morocco

      London: Cassell and Company, Ltd., 1948. First edition, first printing. Leather bound. This is a full set of British first editions of The Second World War, finely bound and in beautiful condition. The bindings feature three-quarter red morocco over red cloth boards with generous leather corners, raised and gilt-ruled spine bands, lion rampant device in spine compartments, gilt rule transitions, head and foot bands, gilt top edges, and laid paper endsheets. Here is Churchill's history of the epic 20th Century struggle that was so indelibly stamped by his leadership. Seldom, if ever, has history endowed a statesman with both singular ability to make history, and singular ability to write it. As with so much of what Churchill wrote, The Second World War is not "history" in the strictly academic, objectivist sense, but rather Churchill's perspective on history. In his March 1948 introduction to the first volume, Churchill himself made the disclaimer, "I do not describe it as history... it is a contribution to history..." Nonetheless the compelling fact remains, as stated by Churchill himself, "I am perhaps the only man who has passed through both the two supreme cataclysms of recorded history in high Cabinet office... I was for more than five years in this second struggle with Germany the Head of His Majesty's government. I write, therefore, from a different standpoint and with more authority than was possible in my earlier books." Certainly The Second World War may be regarded as an intensely personal and inherently biased history. Nonetheless, Churchill's work remains essential, iconic, and a vital part of the historical record. Richard Langworth calls the six-volume epic "indispensable reading for anyone who seeks a true understanding of the war that made us what we are today." British first editions were printed on post-war "Economy Standards" paper, bound in coarse cloth bindings that easily wear and mildew. A fine binding thus is an aesthetically appealing first edition alternative. This set features truly fine bindings with superior contents. The bindings show no appreciable wear, soiling or fading, and shelf appearance is superlative. The contents are crisp and bright for the edition. The spotting endemic to the edition is quite light and almost entirely confined to the otherwise clean fore edges. We find no previous ownership marks. The top edge gilt remains uniformly bright. Bibliographic reference: Cohen A240.4(I-VI).a, Woods/ICS A123(ba), Langworth p.264.

      [Bookseller: Churchill Book Collector]
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        The Second World War


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        The Naked and the Dead. (Signed in book)

      NY: Rinehart and Company (1948). - First printing. Thick 8vo. 721 pp. Illustrated with a map. Original black cloth binding. Mailer's first book SIGNED by the author on the half-title page (NOT on a laid in bookplate). The book has a 3/4" tear crown of the spine and edge wear bottom and top edges of the fragile cloth, else very good minus in BOTH the first (Rinehart blurb) and second state DJs. The former is fair only, price intact ($4.00) with large chips spinal extremities, rubbing along spinal folds and small chips top of rear panel (see photo for details). The second issue is price intact ($4.00) very good with shallow chips at spinal extremities and some rubbing. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Thomas Dorn, ABAA]
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        Proceedings of a symposium on large-scale digital calculating machinery, Volume XVI in the Annals of the Computation Lab

      Harvard University Press, Cambridge MA 1948; 302 pages plus prelims, photographs. Very Good overall, dark blue cloth hardcover, gilt title on spine, rubbed and dulled; slight spine lean; some shelfwear; binding sound, pages toned with age but clean and unmarked, hinge a bit weakened.Proceedings. . . . Jointly sponsored by the Navy Department Bureau of Ordnance and Harvard University at the Computation Laboratory, 7-10 January 1947. Volume XVI in the Annals of the Computation Laboratory of Harvard University. The first meeting of computer professionals. Eight Sessions included Opening Addresses, a tour of the new Computation Laboratory, Harvard's Mark I and Mark II calculating machines; Existing Calculating Machines; the Logic of Large-Scale Calculating Machinery; Storage Devices Numerical Methods and Suggested Problems for Solution; Sequencing, Coding, and Problem Preparation; Input and Output Devices; Conclusions and open discussion. 'Over three hundred people attended the conference, including Alan Turing, Edmund Berkeley, Grace Hopper, Wallace Eckert, Jay Forrester, John Mauchly, Herman Goldstine, George Stibitz, and Norbert Wiener' Origins of Cyberspace 414

      [Bookseller: Tiber Books]
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      José Porter, Ed. - Barcelona. Bibl. del Palacio de Perelada. Ex-Libris Miguel Mateu. Volumen I. Rústica. 30X20. 1948. 404Pág+1h+XXXII Bellíssimas Láminas y fotograbados. Tirada limitadíssima de 125 ejemplares (Nº 115). Muy rara obra bibliófila. Ref A 5. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Libreria Anticuaria Marc & Antiques]
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        [Photo Album]: Sumo Wrestling Scrapbook and Photograph Album

      Japan. [circa 1948]. Quarto. Stiff card commercial, "ATLAS No. 81" scrapbook album. 45 thin, brown pages with 96 black and white images verso and recto mounted, opening right to left. 78 approximately 5.5" x 3.5" real photo postcards, one 9" x 6" print, one 6.25" x 4.75" print, and several newspaper or magazine clippings. With detailed, handwritten notes in English and Japanese throughout. Moderate wear, chipping and creases to the page edges and with several pages loose but present, very good. A detailed and thoroughly annotated scrapbook of rare, professional Sumo wrestling images and information, detailing the heights, weights, accomplishments, and rankings of the athletes pictured within - with occasional commentary from the anonymous compiler. Reminiscent of American baseball card albums of a comparable era, this collection consists primarily of real photo postcards showing the contemporary giants of the sport in 1948 as well as prominent Sumo from the early 20th Century. Notable named figures shown include: Futabayama Sadaji (1912-1968). 17 images.Tamanishiki San'emon (1903-1938). 5 images.Hitachiyama Taniemon (1874-1922). 6 images.Akinoumi Setsuo (1914-1979). 18 images.Terukuni Manzo (1919-1977). 9 images.Umegatani Totaro II (1878-1927). 4 images.Tachiyama Mineemon (1877-1941). 3 images.Natsu Tunenohana. 2 images.Nishinoumi Kajiro II (1880-1931). 1 image.Azumafuji Kin'ichi (1921-1973). 1 image.Maedayama Eigoro (1914-1971). 1 image.Onishiki Uichiro (1891-1941). 1 image.Musashiyama Takeshi (1909-1969). 2 images.Haguroyama Masaji (1914-1969). 5 images.. A stirring collection, carefully curated and prepared, possibly by an American soldier in occupied Japan, though possibly compiled earlier by a Japanese collector and later annotated, as manuscript notes appear in different hands, in both English letters and Japanese characters. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        And Be A Villain

      New York: Viking Press, 1948. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine/very good. Inscribed (12/12/1972) on the half-title by author. Includes TLS (11/20/72) with "Yes" as the entire body of the message which apparently refers to a previous letter inquiring about autographs. Scan of letter available upon request. Text block tight and unmarked. Unclipped DJ in Mylar. Corners lightly worn, fraying to head of spine.

      [Bookseller: Liberty Book Store IOBA FABA]
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        When We Were Very Young [Signed by Christopher Robin].

      Methuen and Co.,, London, 1948 - London, Methuen and Co., 1948. Octavo. 99, [1] pages. Original Hardcover with original dustjacket. A A Milne's classic of childhood inscribed by the author's son and the book's dedicatee, Christopher Milne, underneath the portrait of him opposite the title page where he is depicted by E H Shepard sitting at the bottom of the stairs: 'Christopher Milne Totnes 1993' The book is near fine, the jacket a little above good condition with nicks and slight loss at the top and bottom of the spine. Overall a very good copy with attractive provenance. Accompanying the book is a small framed photograph of Milne as a child with the original of Winnie the Pooh at his side. Sprache: English A A Milne's classic of childhood inscribed by the author's son and the book's dedicatee, Christopher Milne, underneath the portrait of him opposite the title page where he is depicted by E H Shepard sitting at the bottom of the stairs: 'Christopher Milne Totnes 1993' The book is near fine, the jacket a little above good condition with nicks and slight loss at the top and bottom of the spine. Overall a very good copy with attractive provenance. Accompanying the book is a small framed photograph of Milne as a child with the original of Winnie the Pooh at his side. Original Hardcover with original dustjacket. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: The Time Traveller's Bookshop Ltd.]
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       27. Aug. 1948. Orig.-Buntstiftzeichnung auf 2 zusammengefügten Kartons. 49 x 36,5 cm. In sehr gutem Zustand.Vom Künstler eh. signiert, dat. u. bezeichnet. Versand D: 4,00 EUR Graphik, Künstlergraphik

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Burgverlag]
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        Vita di un uomo. VI. Da Gongora e da Mallarm?.

      Milano, Mondadori, 1948, 16mo br. originale, pp. 124 (1a edizione, "Specchio").

      [Bookseller: Libreria Piani gia' Naturalistica]
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        WUNDERWELT- 1. JAHRGANG 1948 - 13. JAHRGANG 1960 KOMPLETT aufgebunden in 13 Bänden 1. Jahrgang 1948 Hefte 1-18 kompletter Jahrgang Beigebunden Sonderheft Weihnachten / 2. Jahrgang 1949 Hefte 1-26 kompletter Jahrgang Beigebunden 2 Sonderhefte 1) Ostern; 2) Bastelarbeiten in der Vorweihnachtszeit / 3. Jahrgang 1950 Hefte 1-26 kompletter Jahrgang Beigebunden 1 Sonderheft Fasching/ 4. Jahrgang 1951 Hefte 1-26 kompletter Jahrgang Beigebunden 2 Sonderhefte 1) Bastelarbeiten für Advent und Vorweihnachtszeit 2) Ostern letzte Seite mit Einriss / 5. Jahrgang 1952 Hefte 1-26 kompletter Jahrgang / 6. Jahrgang 1953 Hefte 1-26 kompletter Jahrgang hinteres Innengelenk gelöst Bindung gut und fest / 7. Jahrgang 1954 Hefte 1-26 kompletter Jahrgang / 8. Jahrgang 1955 Hefte 1-26 kompletter Jahrgang / 9. Jahrgang 1956 Hefte 1-26 kompletter Jahrgang / 10. Jahrgang 1957 Hefte 1-26 kompletter Jahrgang / 11. Jahrgang 1958 Hefte 1-26 kompletter Jahrgang / 12. Jahrgang 1959 Hefte 1-26 kompletter Jahrgang / 13. Jahrgang 1960 Hefte 1-26 kompletter Jahrgang

      Wien Österreichischer Jugendverlag 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1959, 1960. 1-5 Jahrgang Halbleinenbände der Zeit ab dem 6. Jahrgang in den Verlagseinbänden, 4°, Zustand: innen zumeist sehr guter Zustand; in etwa 3 Jahrgängen sind die Kreuzworträtsel sauber mit Bleistift ausgefüllt, bis auf 1 Bastelbogen alle Bögen vorhanden sauber und ohne Ausschnitte, Heftung bei Jahrgang 2 und 3 zu beginn etwas locker, 6. Jahrgang hinteres Innengelenk gelöst Bindung gut und fest , insg. kein perfektes aber dafür vollständiges, Exemplar dieser wichtigen Kinder und Jugendzeitschrift, insg. innen sehr guter Zustand, manche kleine Läsuren sind ja bei einer Kinderzeitung kaum, vermeidbar und hier auch auf ein Minimum reduziert 13 Bände mit 335 Einzelhefte über 5300 Seiten Versand D: 9,00 EUR Wien Wunderwelt Jugendillustrierte. Zeitung Kinder Buben Mädchen

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        Gayre's Booke

      - London - Phillimore & Co. 1948 - A handsome edition of this detailed family history by G R Gayre. Gayre's Booke is an in-depth history of the family of Gayre and all it's offshoots through the various spellings and through physicalemigration. Primarily concerned with the pedigree and blood line of the clan, this publication features family trees and illustrations of heraldic devices. Volume I number 89 of a limited press. Volume II number 37 of 100 printed. Volume III number 28 of 200 printed. Several pieces of correspondence between author and contributors and A J Gear, the owner, are present in the set. Part of the Gayre clan, AJ Gear subscribed to all four volumes of the Gayre family history. The first volume holds a letter from Clement Manning Gear including a handwritten family tree of A J Gear's lineage. The third volume contains many letters concerningthe clan's tartan and further publications. Complete in four volumes. Condition: In a cloth binding with gilt detail. Externally, in excellent condition with some bumping to extremities. Fading to spine of all and to front and rear boards of vol I. Ink edition number to front free-endpaper of vol I, II, and III. Internally, firmly bound. Pages bright and clean with vol I and II having roughcut edges. Overall: NEAR FINE. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books PBFA]
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        L’ÉDUCATEUR. 26 planches gravées par l'Artiste et tirées en taille-douce.

      Paris, Aux dépens d'un groupe de bibliophiles, 1948. - L'éducateur (1948), clandestin pornographique illustré de 26 eaux-fortes en couleurs (1/325 ex.). Ce roman est celui de l'initiation de Minouche, une jeune vierge, par un vieux faune ardent Stro. Minouche s'initie petit à petit, au fil des pages, à tous les plaisirs de la chair . de spasmes en spasmes . Superbe illustration d'un artiste resté inconnu . DE VOULONGES [pseudonyme] L’ÉDUCATEUR. 26 planches gravées par l'Artiste et tirées en taille-douce. Paris, Aux dépens d'un groupe de bibliophiles, 1948. 1 volume in-8 (25 x 16,5 cm), en feuilles, sous couverture imprimée en rouge. 130 pages. Les eaux-fortes en couleurs sont comprises dans la pagination, dans le texte (vignettes à 1/2 ou 1/3 de page ou à pleine page). Exemplaire à l'état proche du neuf. ÉDITION ORIGINALE ET UNIQUE ÉDITION DE CE TEXTE PORNOGRAPHIQUE. TIRAGE A 375 EXEMPLAIRES. CELUI-CI, UN DES 325 EXEMPLAIRES SUR RIVES. Référence : Dutel, Bibliographie des ouvrages érotiques publiés en français entre 1920 et 1970, n°1454 ; Pia, 404. Ce roman est celui de l'initiation de Minouche, une jeune vierge, par un vieux faune ardent Stro. "Tout en lui suçant le petit bouton entre ses lèvres, il introduisait onctueusement dans sa jeune valve toute juteuse de plaisir, un index farfouilleur qui vint explorer la précieuse membrane dont il estima en connaisseur la faible résistance. [.] Avec une savante délicatesse, il vint au plus près entre les cuisses de la belle, le membre bien dardé et en introduisit d'abord l'extrémité seule entre les grandes lèvres qu'il caressa ainsi de haut en bas, en pénétrant peu à peu dans la profondeur même du vagin, jusqu'à se retrouver contre le précieux barrage de la virginité. - Le voilà donc ce charmant pucelage que nous allons forcer, dit-il [.] il se mit à pistonner doucement, dans la partie libre de la valve, tout en caressant de ses paumes les beaux galbes du ventre et des cuisses, des genoux polis, des seins et des flancs où déjà se préparait la voluptueuse montée ver le divin délire." (extrait) Minouche s'initie petit à petit, au fil des pages, à tous les plaisirs de la chair . de spasmes en spasmes . Personne, semble-t-il, n'a réussi à mettre un nom sur le pseudonyme "De Voulonges" de l'auteur ni identifier la jolie main de l'artiste-illustrateur tout à fait remarquable tout au long des 26 eaux-fortes en couleurs qui ornent ce délicieux volume. Ce volume publié clandestinement, est une vraie réussite érotico-bibliophilique. BEL EXEMPLAIRE, TEL QUE PARU. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie L'amour qui bouquine]
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        A framed copy of the most iconic error in newspaper history: "DEWEY DEFEATS TRUMAN"

      Chicago, Illinois, November 3, 1948. 15.5" x 11". "The front page of the Chicago Daily Tribune for November 3, 1948 bearing the infamous headline across the top: ""DEWEY DEFEATS TRUMAN"", 15.5"" x 11"" (visible). Simply matted and framed to 22"" x 17"". Not examined out of frame. On election night, an early deadline compelled the editors of the Chicago Daily Tribune to go to press before the polls had closed in many states on the East Coast. With incomplete data, the editors relied on the wisdom of their Washington correspondent Arthur Sears Henning, who, like most political analysts, predicted Dewey would win the election of 1948. Despite later returns which indicated a much closer race, Henning stuck to his original analysis as thousands of issues rolled off the Tribune's presses. When returns had clearly indicated that Truman had won the election, the President, in a moment captured by AP photographer Byron Rollins, gleefully held one of the mistaken headlines aloft in celebration. It was only later in the night that the editors, challenged with fresh information showing Truman winning, changed the paper's headline to: ""DEMOCRATS MAKE SWEEP OF STATE OFFICES."" Years later, the editors of the Tribune who could now laugh at the gaffe, decided to present Truman with a plaque with a replica of the paper on the 25th anniversary of the election. Sadly, Truman died before the the editors could present it to him."

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        RAR Eames Plastic Armchair. Schaukelstuhl.

      - Das Designerpaar Charles & Ray Eames gehört zu den bedeutendsten Designer-Persönlichkeiten des 20. Jahrhunderts, ihre zeitlosen Entwürfe zählen zu den Inkunabeln einer zeitlosen, am Bauhaus orientierten Avantgarde. Ihre bahnbrechenden Beiträge zu Architektur, Möbel- und Industriedesign, sowie ihre Haltung zur und Nutzung von Fotografie machten sie unsterblich, ihre Möbel werden bis heute (hierzulande bei Vitra International in Weil am Rhein) gebaut und sind in den wichtigen Museen der Welt ausgestellt. In der Produktentwicklung waren sie die Vorreiter: 1948 glückte ihnen der erste Stuhl aus Kunststoff, der überhaupt in Serienproduktion ging. Ihr eigenes Wohnhaus, das »Case Study House No. 8« in Kalifornien, setzte seinerzeit Maßstäbe: Das Innovative im Entwurf der Architektur, im Design des Interieurs und in der ungewöhnlichen Kombination der verwendeten Materialien und ihre Behandlung in den Details machen das Eames-Haus zu eine Mekka für Architekten und Designer der ganzen Welt. Es wird als eines der bedeutendsten Bauwerke der Nachkriegszeit weltweit anerkannt. Die für das Haus gebauten Möbel werden bis heute produziert, die »Vintage-« Originalmöbel erzielen auf dem Sammlermarkt exorbitante Preise und bilden eine sichere Wertanlage. Mit einer kleinen aber feinen Auswahl an Eames-Produkten möchten wir das Designerpaar würdigen und Ihnen einen unvergänglichen Wert ans Herz legen, sei es für Zuhause oder für die Praxis. Der legendäre »fiberglass chair« war der erste industriell gefertigte Stuhl aus Kunststoff. 1948 präsentierten Charles und Ray Eames den Entwurf des Stuhls auf dem Wettbewerb »International Competition for Low Cost Furniture«, der vom Museum of Modern Art in New York ausgeschrieben wurde. Die organisch geformte Sitzschale aus glasfaserverstärktem Kunststoff wurde später mit unterschiedlichen Untergestellen, wie beispielsweise den hier angebotenen Schaukelkufen des RAR, kombiniert und millionenfach produziert. In ihrer aktuellen Version aus Polypropylen bieten die Armchairs einen nochmals verbesserten Sitzkomfort, er sollte allerdings nicht länger als nötig in der Sonne ausgesetzt sein, dann könnte er verfärben. Mit seinen Kufen und seinem klassisch-zeitlosen Design wertet er das Kinder- oder Wohnzimmer ebenso auf wie die Praxis. 67 hoch x 62,5 breit, 52 cm tief, Sitzhöhe 33 cm, Schaukelstuhluntergestell verchromt mit Ahornkufen gebeizt (RAR), Sitzschale durchgefärbt aus Polypropylen, Farbe weiß.

      [Bookseller: Frölich und Kaufmann]
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        Les caractères. (Choix de pensées et de portraits). Exemplaire unique

      - Les Centraux Bibliophiles 1948. In-folio en feuillets sous chemise et double emboitage. Lithographies originales de Henri CHAROUSSET. XII + 189 pages. Exemplaire enrichi d'une des 20 suites enoir, celle-ci sur Lana, de 16 grands dessins originaux des lithographies, dont 6 essais ou planches refusées, et du menu illustré et signé par Henri CHAROUSSET. Tirage limité numéroté à140 exemplaires seulement, celui-ci n°46 imprimé nominativement. Exemplaire unique, en très bon état [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Nasturtiums And Marigolds

      1948-08-14 1948 - Oil on canvas. 8" x 9-1/2".

      [Bookseller: Ken Lopez Bookseller, ABAA (Lopezbooks)]
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        The Land Of Shorter Shadows

      New York: Morrow, 1948. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine/very good. Inscribed by author on half-title "1950". Includes TLS thanking fan for sending a book to the author and stating that he is sending a copy of "The Land of Shorter Shadows" to the fan. DJ flap corners (but not price) clipped, several 1/8" chips to head/tail edges. Text block tight and unmarked.

      [Bookseller: Liberty Book Store IOBA FABA]
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      New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company. (1948). First. First edition. Fine in rubbed, very good dustwrapper with a few tiny nicks. Inscribed by the author: "To Leonard Hurley from Randall Jarrell." Author's third collection of poetry. The recipient, Leonard Hurley was a beloved professor at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, where he and Jarrell both taught in the English Department, and was the author of a couple of popular English textbooks. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Eloge de Albert Marquet

      Manuel Bruker Editeur, 1948. Albert Marquet. #64 OF ONLY 200 COPIES ISSUED WHICH INCLUDE 11 ORIGINAL LITHOGRAPHS BY ALBERT MARQUET. A handsome copy to boot of this 1948 original edition. Clean and Near Fine in its light-green wrappers. And in a VG+ example of the fragile glassine dustjacket, with very light chipping to the front panel's top-edge and along the spine. Folio, original tissue-guards accompanying each of the Albert Marquet lithographs.

      [Bookseller: Appledore Books, ABAA]
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        ARCHIV DER MATHEMATIK. Herausgegeben vom Mathematischen Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach (Schwarzwald), 33 Bände: 1 (1948/49) - 33 (1979). Zeitschrift, gebunden, vollständig. ISSN: 0003-889X.

      Basel, Stuttgart : Birkhäuser, 1948-1979. 33 Bände. Gr.-8°, Hardcover/Pappeinband 33 Bände!!! Schöne Sammlung der ersten 33 Jahre dieser Fachzeitschrift. Der Titel wurde aus einer Fachbibliothek ausgesondert und ist noch mit entsprechenden Kennzeichnungen versehen. Bucheinbände mit alterstypischen Lager- und Gebrauchsspuren. Seiten sauber. Bindungen fest. Guter Zustand. Angaben zu den Versandkosten schicken wir Ihnen gern auf Anfrage. Bitte beachten Sie unser reichhaltiges Angebot an wissenschaftlichen Zeitschriften. zqx mbx Versand D: 5,00 EUR

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Bookfarm]
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        Beckert, Fritz. - "Großerkmannsdorf".

      - Aquarell, über schwarzer Kreide, weiß gehöht, 1948. Von Fritz Beckert. 29,5 x 45,0 cm (Darstellung / Blatt). In der Darstellung links unten in schwarzer Kreide signiert, betitelt und datiert. - Papier altersbedingt etwas gebräunt. Blattrand mit den originalen Reißzwecklöchlein und Montagespuren. Eselsohr unten links. Verso Reste einer ehemaligen Montierung und leichte Papierschädigungen. Guter Gesamtzustand. Fritz Beckert (1877 Leipzig - 1962 Dresden). Deutscher Maler und Grafiker. 1894-96 Studium an der Leipziger Akademie. Schüler von Friedrich Preller d.J. und Gotthard Kuehl an der Dresdner Akademie. 1908 Habilitation in Architekturmalerei an der Technischen Hochschule Dresden (TU). 1908-45 Professor an der TU Dresden. Mitbegründer der Künstlergruppe "Die Elbier". Seine Werke finden sich u. a. in der Nationalgalerie Berlin und in der Gemäldegalerie Neue Meister Dresden. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: GALERIE HIMMEL]
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        Three Blind Mice and Other Stories

      Dodd, Mead & Company 1948 - Scarce first U.S. edition (there was no UK equivalent) in lightly worn dust jacket, not price clipped. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Book & Paper]
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        Slunecné Pobrezí Jugoslavie [The Sunny Coast of Yugoslavia]

      Ceskoslovenské Filmové Nakladatelství, Praha (Prague) 1948 - Quarto. 21, [3], 94, [10]pp. Original photographic dust-jacket over half cloth-backed papered boards, with spine and sides lettered in green. Top edge dyed blue. With this work, Czech photographer Václav Jiru succeeds to depict in 87 stunning photogravures the astounding landscapes of the Dalmatian Coast and the charm of its people. Moderate closed tears, creasing and tiny chipping along edges of dust-jacket. Minor offsetting on endpapers. Text in Czech and English. Dust-jacket in overall fair to good, binding in good+ to very good, interior in very good condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Post-War Speeches, 1945-1959: The Sinews of Peace; Europe Unite; In the Balance; Stemming the Tide; The Unwritten Alliance.

      London: Cassell and Company, 1948-61., 1948. ALL FIRST EDITIONS. Octavo. In five volumes. pp. 256; ix, 506; x, 456; x, 379; xi, 332. In publisher's orange, green, blue, pink and red cloth hardcovers respectively, gilt titles to spine, original printed dust-jackets. 'Stemming the Tide' has the second state jacket without the trim to the borders. No inscriptions or price-clipping. All clean and bright. A near-fine set with just a few rubs and marks, smartly housed in a new bespoke black cloth slip-case. Containing many of Churchill's most famous speeches, including 'The Sinews of Peace', given at Westminster College, Fulton Missouri on 5th March 1946. In this speech Churchill coined the term 'Iron Curtain', and thereby defined the ensuing Cold War period.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        CRUSADE IN EUROPE (Signed)

      Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1948. Early Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good binding/Very Good dust jacket. Signed. Signed by the President on a bookplate with Eisenhower's monograph beneath 5 stars in a circle; dated December 3, 1966. The plate is lightly stained from the adhesive used to attach it to the front endpaper. No pencil or ink markings in text. Beige cloth binding with black spine label, gilt lettering. Very small closed tears at top and bottom of jacket spine. Very small closed tears at top of front and rear jacket covers. Very Good binding / Very Good dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Black Swan Books, Inc.]
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