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        The War at Sea

      61 - London - Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1954. 61 - London - Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1954 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A historical set of The World at Sea by Captain S. W. Roskill. This set is comprised of three of the original four volumes. The set consists of Volume I The Defensive, Volume II The Period of Balance and Volume III Part II The Offensive (and is missing Volume III Part I The Defensive). Volume I contains forty-three maps and diagrams, twenty-six tables and fifty-six illustrations. Volume II contains forty-two maps, thirty-eight tables andsixty-four illustrations. Volume III Part II contains twenty-five maps, twenty tables and sixty-seven illustrations. Captain Stephen Wentworth Roskill, CBE, DSC, FBA, DLitt (1 August 1903 4 November 1982) was a career officer in the Royal Navy, serving during the Second World War and, after his enforced medical retirement, served as the official historian of the Royal Navy from 1949 to 1960. He is now chiefly remembered as a prodigious author of books on British maritime history. On retiring from active service in 1948, Roskill was appointed by the Cabinet Office Historical Section to write the official naval history of the Second World War. His three volume work The War at Sea was published between 1954 and 1961. In 1961, he was elected a senior research fellow of Churchill College, Cambridge, where he was instrumental in the foundation of the Churchill Archives Centre. The centre holds 180 boxes of Roskill's personal and research papers. After retirement, he was a visiting lecturer at several universities, including being Lees Knowles Lecturer in 1961, the Distinguished Visiting Lecturer at the U. S. Naval Academy in 1965, and Richmond Lecturer at Cambridge University in 1967. He was elected a vice president of the Navy Records Society in 1964 and an honorary vice president in 1974. Roskill was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross on 21 March 1944 as commander in HMNZS Leander when she was torpedoed in the Pacific. In 1946 he was awarded the American Legion of Merit. He was made a Commander of the Order of the British Empire in the 1971 New Year Honours and received an honorary Doctor of Literature degree from Cambridge University in 1970, from the University of Leeds in 1971, and from Oxford University in 1980. He was an elected a Fellow of The British Academy. Condition: In green cloth bindings in two unclipped and one clipped dustwrappers. Externally, generally smart, lightly rubbed in places. Corners are slightly bumped. Spines of Volumes I and II are slightly discoloured. Dustwrappers are generally smart, lightly rubbed in places, with some chips and closed tears to the extremities. The dustwrapper for Volume III Part IIis in an acetate protective covering. Internally, generally firmly bound. Volume III Part II has weak hinges and binding is loosening in places. Pages are foxed to first and last few pages but otherwise fairly clean with scattered light foxing. There is a library bookplate to the front pastedown of Volume I. There is a library stamp to the front pastedown of Volume III Part II. Overall: VERY GOOD..

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        Pictures from an Institution: A Comedy

      Alfred A. Knopf, New York 1954 - First edition of poet Randall Jarrell's only novel, a comedy of manners set at a progressive women's college, inspired by his experience teaching at Sarah Lawrence. "Most of the people of Benton would have swallowed a porcupine, if you had dyed its quills and called it Modern Art; they longed for men to be discovered on the moon, so that they could show that they weren't prejudiced towards moon men." The calculating character of Gertrude Johnson, a writer-in-residence on the prowl for material, was widely taken as a portrait of critic Mary McCarthy. This copy is inscribed by Jarrell to fellow scholar and professor Cleanth Brooks and his wife. One of the most important twentieth-century American critics, Brooks co-founded the Southern Review with Robert Penn Warren. He is best remembered for The Well-Wrought Urn, the key New Critical text on the reading of poetry, and for his pioneering later work on William Faulkner. Both Jarrell and Brooks were graduates of Vanderbilt, and influential teachers of poetry, although their interpretive approaches differed: as professors, they were well acquainted with the academic politics satirized in Pictures from an Institution. A near-fine copy, with an excellent literary association. Octavo, original green cloth stamped in blind and gilt, top edge stained red, original unclipped dust jacket. Small dampstain to bottom corner of front board, light rubbing to jacket, spine slightly faded. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Long Ships [Signed Advance Review Copy; Ingraverat] [Rode Orm]

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1954. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1954. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. A Very Good copy of the first American edition, first printing (mild toning to spine extremities, some corner bumping, a few light spots to the boards), in a Very Good dust jacket (spine toned, some moderate edge wear to the panels, some chipping to the spine ends), SIGNED [INGRAVERAT] BY FRANS G. BENGTSSON on the half-title and with the Publisher's ADVANCE REVIEW SLIP loosely laid in. Set in the tenth Century, the novel centers on Orm, son of a famous pirate who, once shanghaied the Vikings, became a noted warrior himself and took part in raids on Ireland, England, France, and Scandinavia, fighting in battles both on land and at sea. The novel also recreates the coming of Christianity to Scandinavia. Bengtsson's intent in writing the novel was, as he stated, "...to write a story that people could enjoy reading, like The Three Musketeers or the Odyssey." Originally published in Sweden, in two volumes, as "Rode Orm" (1941 and 1945), an English translation of the first volume was published in 1942 as "Red Orm". The most popular of Bengtsson's novels, and one of the most widely-read books in Sweden, the tale has been translated to at least 23 languages. The volume herein described constitutes the first full translation of the entire tale to English. The tale inspired the 1964 movie starring Richard Widmark, Sidney Poitier, and Russ Tamblyn. Signed books by Frans Bengtsson in any language are not at all common to the market and signed copies of the "The Long Ships" in English translation are absolute hen's teeth. A Very Good ADVANCE REVIEW COPY, SIGNED BY FRANS G. BENGTSSON. QUITE SCARCE.

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        Alcoholics Anonymous 1st Edition 15th Printing

      New York: ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS PUB INC, 1954-01-01. New York: Works Publishing, 1954. First Edition, Fifteenth Printing. In About Very Good condition, with light signs of age and wear. Clean text, though pages are age toned and have a light storage odor to them. Front free end paper shows evidence of previous owner name written in pencil and erased. Foxing to and papers. Cloth shows light edge wear, rubbing and mottling, with light rubbing to gilt lettering on spine. A nice copy overall; An early printing of this A.A. cornerstone.

      [Bookseller: Odd Duck Books]
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        The Ponder Heart **SIGNED** AN ASSOCIATION COPY

      Harcourt, Brace & Company, New York NY 1954 - In this third novel by Pulitzer prize winner Welty, the residents of Clay, Mississippi are seen through the eyes of Edna Earle Ponder as she cares for her eccentric uncle, Daniel Ponder who is determined to give away the Ponder family fortune. The book was made into a Broadway play that had a successful run and was made into a Masterpiece Theater production in 2001. This copy is in very good condition showing some shelfwear of light scuffing to the base of the book boards and top corners and slight chipping to the dustjacket which is in clear, mylar protection. The book, a first edition is inscribed to Sarah Marshall by Ms.Welty on a dated slip "June 1, 1956". Sarah Marshall , who recently passed away, was a star of the Broadway production playing the role of Bonnie Dee Peacock, who marries uncle Daniel "on trial" and precipitates his trial for murder. Included with the book are pieces that celebrate the association of Welty and Marshall-- copies of a press photo from the play, the playbill from The Music Box where the play debuted and Marshall's obituary that highlights her long career including her work on Star Trek and the Twilight Zone. Also included is a CD interview of Ms. Welty done by Studs Terkel done in 1989 which focuses on Ponder Heart. The book and additional pieces will be carefully wrapped and boxed for shipping. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Longs Peak Book Company]
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        Marc CHAGALL. Le Panthéon. Lithographie Originale 1954.

      - Lithographie originale / Original lithograph. Edition limitée, non signée et non numérotée imprimée en 1954 pour le catalogue « Derrière le miroir 66-67-68 » (texte au verso). Année : 1954 / Illustration : 38 x 28 cm / Editeur : Maeght / Imprimeur : Mourlot Frères / Cat. Raisonné : n°95. Très bel exemplaire (sans encadrement) / Very fine copy (without frame).

      [Bookseller: Frederic Dorbes - TOBEART]
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        Western Wayfaring: Routes of Exploration and Trade in the American Southwest

      Los Angeles: Automobile Club of So. Cal., 1954. Los Angeles: Automobile Club of So. Cal., 1954. Limited edition. Hardcover. Near fine. Small folio. (vi), 63pp. Illustrated with maps. Index. One of 100 copies specially printed and bound for the Zamorano Club. Cloth spine, printed paper boards. Light sunning to the boards and trace of edgewear else near fine. Maps and short essays on 28 routes from Pike, the Sonora Trail and the Santa Fe Trail to the Overland Mail Route of 1861-69 and the Pacific Railroad of 1869. Ex libris Lawrence Clark Powell with his bookplate in the front pastedown.

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        Johannes Larsen traesnit. Med indledning af Otto Gelsted.

      . Scripta [1954]. 4to. 20 traesnit, trykt fra stokkene af Simon Gullander i Skjern og alle signerede af Johannes Larsen i monogram [sammenslynget JL], samt 20 sider tekst med 6 ligeledes originale, men usignerede traesnit. Löse ark indlagt i orig. mörkebla helshirt. kassette fremstillet af Jakob Badens Bogbinderi ved Mogens Wille. * Kun trykt i 115 ekspl. hvoraf dette er nr. 83.<br>De enkelte arbejder er udfört fra 1904-52, hvor de har vaeret anvendt til forskellige formal, bl.a. til Blichers Traekfuglene og Lehn Schiölers fuglevaerk. Saerkendende for Johannes Larsen traesnit er, at han, mod saedvane, ikke kun tegnede motiverne, men ogsa selv skar de enkelte klodser.<br>De 20 traesnit er: Drengeportraet (kunstnerens aeldste sön, Andreas), 1904. Hare, 1904. Drengeportraet (kunstnerens aeldste sön), 1905. Havlit, 1913. Hjejlen II. Laerken I. Hejren. Stenpikker, 1920. Rödhals, 1920. Krabbedykker, 1920. To ederfugle, vignet, 1921. Pelikan, 1921. To sortspaetter I, 1921. Tjurer I, 1921. En rype, 1921. Gejrfugle, 1921. Forarbejde til skovsneppen, 1926. Troldand, 1938. Klukflaske II, 1944. Kattekilling, 1952.<br>Traesnit anbragt i Otto Gelsteds tekst: Skyer, 1904. Stillidshoved og hel fugl, 1904. Gravgas, 1904. Syngende laerke, set fra siden. Syngende laerke, 1920. Dahjort, vignet, 1921.<br>"Blandt Fynboernes arbejder haevder Johannes Larsens traesnit sig ved en ubestikkelig, naesten objektiv sanddruhed. Som kunstner og handvaerker indtager han en saerstilling, markeret ved en lykkelig forening af nögtern natursans og sikker viden om billedfladens udtryksmuligheder." (Viggo Naae)..

      [Bookseller: Peter Grosell, Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        Raboliot

      Editions Vialetay, 1954. Fort volume grand in / 4 reliure signée Blaizot en plein maroquin havane, dos lisse à titre doré sous étui, doré sur tête, tranches non massicotées, illustrations : 30 pointes sèches originales de Gaston Barret Monod 5262. Tirage à seulement 249 exemplaires, celui - ci sur Auvergne à la main comprenant une suite en bistre avec remarques sur Lana et deux planches refusées. Un très bel exemplaire. Cet ouvrage paru en 1925, est tout à la fois un hymne à la nature solognote, terre d?élection de l?auteur, et l?émouvante et âpre aventure d?un homme que son instinct de chasse pousse hors des lois et qui suscite les haines, où sont parfaitement mis à profit ses dons poétiques de conteur et son humanisme. relié Bon état

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        The Horse and His Boy

      Bles 1954 - A first edition, first printing published by Bles in 1954. A very good+ (or better) book without inscriptions with the usual off-setting to the spine and a little light spotting to the page edges. In a very good unclipped wrapper which has a closed tear from the foot of the spine. Spine a little faded with some wear to the head and tail and some general handling marks here and there. A nice copy of the rare fifth Narnia adventure. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Fine & Rare Books PBFA]
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        The dictionary of English furniture from the Middle Ages to the late Georgian period ... revised and enlarged by Ralph Edwards

      London: "Country Life, Ltd.", [1954]. London: "Country Life, Ltd.". [1954]. "First printing of the revised (and best) edition, 3 volumes, folio, illustrated in color and black & white throughout; mild dampstain in lower margin of the first few leaves of the first volume, small tear in the (blank) corner of the frontispiece, all else near fine in half green morocco over marbled boards, gilt-decorated spine in 6 compartments, gilt- lettered in 2, t.e.g."

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        The dictionary of English furniture from the Middle Ages to the late Georgian period . revised and enlarged by Ralph Edwards

      Country Life, Ltd. [1954], London - First printing of the revised (and best) edition, 3 volumes, folio, illustrated in color and black & white throughout; mild dampstain in lower margin of the first few leaves of the first volume, small tear in the (blank) corner of the frontispiece, all else near fine in half green morocco over marbled boards, gilt-decorated spine in 6 compartments, gilt- lettered in 2, t.e.g. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Dark is Light Enough

      London: Oxford University Press, 1954. London: Oxford University Press,, 1954. A Winter Comedy. Octavo. Original blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt. With the dust jacket. Loosely inserted autograph poem by the author. Spine slightly faded, contents lightly toned, edges foxed, in the unclipped jacket that has a slightly darkened spine, spotted panels, a slight stain to fold of front flap. A very good copy. First edition, first impression. Loosely inserted original poem titled St Christopher (1939). The play is the "third of his seasonal plays...although set in an Austrian country house in 1848&#150;9, was clearly a contemporary metaphor for the need to overcome the cyclical nature of war." (ODNB).

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        UNDER MILK WOOD

      DENT 1954. A Play for Voices. Preface and Musical Settings by Daniel Jones. 101 pp. Including Music for Songs at the rear. Light brown cloth. Light tanning to edges otherwise near fine in green dust jacket a bit rubbed and chipped at spine ends and top edge ISBN: None

      [Bookseller: Black 5 Books]
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        Le Musée Imaginaire ( LE MONDE CHRÉTIEN et les GROTTES SACRÉES)

      La Galerie de la Pléiade ( Gallimard 1954) - 2 tomes ( le 2 et le 3) plus de 1000 pages d'illustrations Donc Des bas reliefs aux grottes sacrées et Le monde chrétien . Livre de Bibliothèque sans les jaquettes présentés dans des étuis protecteurs . REf livre C-159 boîte C-38 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Michel Guay]
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        Ullstein 26.2.1954. Untertitel: Wie es geschah - 9 harte Jahre, vom Chaos zum Wiedererstehen der Ullstein A.G. - das zeigen die Bilder dieser Mappe. Enthält 48 jeweils in ein Passepartout einmontierte orig. Photos aus den ersten neun Nachkriegsjahren des Verlages.

      Berlin: Ullstein 1954.. 1 Doppelblatt und 48 Photos. Orig. Halbpergamentmappe mit orig. Lederbezügen im orig. Schuber (die Kassette an zwei Kanten aufgeplatzt, Schuber etwas fleckig, sonst gutes und sauberes Exemplar). 4°. Prachteinband. Überaus seltene, wohl nur in kleinster Auflage für den engen Familien- und Freundeskreis hergestellte Mappe des berühmten Verlages zum 80. Geburtstag von Rudolf Ullstein im Jahr 1954. Exemplar aus dem Besitz von Lieselotte Kage (geb. Ehlert), der Sekretärin von Rudolf Ullstein, mit vier maschinenschriftlichen und eigenhändig signierten Originalbriefen von Heinz A. Pinner an Frau Ehlert, später verheiratete Kage, sowie sechs Abschriften/Durchschlägen von ihr an Heinz Pinner. Rudolf Ullstein (26.Februar 1874 bis 2. Februar 1964) war einer der fünf Söhne von Verlagsgründer Leopold Ullstein, die nach dessen Tod 1899 den Verlag gemeinsam führten. Rudolf konnte 1939 kurz vor Kriegsbeginn noch nach England flüchten (ebenso wie Heinz Pinner, der in die USA emigrierte und durch Heirat mit der Familie Ullstein verwandt war) und überstand den Krieg als Fabrikarbeiter. Er kehrte noch 1945 nach Berlin zurück und sorgte für die Rückübereignung des "arisierten" ehemals weltberühmten Verlages. Ende der 1950er Jahre wurde die Aktienmehrheit an Axel Springer verkauft.

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        Waiting for Godot. Tragicomedy in 2 Acts

      New York: Grove Press, 1954. New York: Grove Press,, 1954. Octavo. Original black cloth, titles to spine in silver and gilt and to boards in blind, red endpapers. With the dust jacket. 4 plates from photographs. Ownership signature to front free endpaper. An excellent, fresh copy in the rubbed and nicked jacket that is tanned along the spine panel and edges. First English language edition, first impression. Originally published in France in 1952.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Carmelus. Commentarii ab Instituto Carmelitano Editi. Bände / Volumes 1(1954) - 54(2007), + 56(2009).

      Edizioni Carmelitane, Roma 1954-2009,. 8°, einfache Bibliotheks-Pappbände, teils original-kartoniert, Bibliotheksexemplar mit Rückenschild, Stempel auf Titel (Jesuiten-Bibliothek), Einbände teils etwas fleckig und bestoßen, Rücken teils etwas knickspurig, Schnitt teils fleckig, ansonsten ordentlich erhalten, / simple library-hardcover, some volumes original softcover, ex-library copy with back label, stamp on title page (Jesuits Library), binding partly bumped and stained, backs partly creased, cutting stained, otherwise fine,.

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        Live and Let Die

      Jonathan Cape, London 1954 - First Edition:First Printing:Book Condition:A Very Good copy, very gently bumped top and bottom of the spine, bottom front corner very gently bumped, page edges gently toned, some very gentle toning to endpapers, internally very clean and bright, tight binding.Dustjacket Condition:Very Good, very gently rubbed and chipped top and bottom of the spine, corners gently rubbed, small chip bottom edge front panel, retains original publishers price 10s 6d on both end flaps, jacket art credit present just below blurb on front flap.Overall a Very Good copy of the second and very scarce James bond book. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bawnmore Fine and Rare Books]
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        Hit Or Miss

      Digit Books, 1954. Digit Books, 1954. Paperback. Used; Acceptable. Paperback; English language; a fair reading copy. Your book will be securely packed and promptly dispatched from our UK warehouse. All international orders are sent Royal Mail airmail.

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        THE LORD OF THE RINGS being The Fellowship of the Ring; The Two Towers; The Return of the King

      London Allen & Unwin 1954/55, 195455. London Allen & Unwin 1954/55, 195455. Three volumes, all first editions. Each volume in original red cloth with gilt titles on the spine. Original printed dustwrappers present for all three volumes. All fine, bright copies in very good dustwrappers, each with some tanning to the spine and light wear to their ends. The first volume with a light stain to the upper panel. An attractive set of this fantasy classic which is now one of the most sought after first editions of the twentieth century. The pictorial dustwrappers have the distinctive "eye" design by the author. Fold out maps to the rear of each volume, printed in red and black, drawn by Christopher Tolkien. Dorothy L. Sayers, one of the foremost crime writers of the twentieth century and creator of Lord Peter Wimsey, has always had strong links to Oxford. She read Modern Languages at Sommerville College, and worked in Oxford both as an academic and for Blackwell&#39;s the publishers. Although not technically an Inkling, she is often regarded as a fringe member of that group of literary academics due mainly to her friendship with C.S.Lewis and Charles Williams. She contributed to their discussions and gave and received publications. This set is probably one such offering.

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        Noel Coward & Marlene Dietrich : original b/w photograph (22 cm X 17 cm) SIGNED by Noel Coward

      -, 1954. -, 1954. 1st Edition. The photograph is in a good condition. There are some slight edge nicks and tears. The reverse of the photo is somewhat dust-toned and marked, and there is a typed note and ink stamp: "Photograph supplied by The Topical Press Agency... London." Remains particularly well-preserved overall. . A rare photograph of Noel Coward and Marlene Dietrich, SIGNED by Noel Coward. A typed note on the back of the photograph reads: "Marlene Dietrich at the Palladium: Marlene Dietrich joined Noel Coward at the Palladium today, where she rehearsed for the forthcoming All-Star Midnight Matinee at the famous home of variety. Photo shows: Marlene Dietrich and Noel Coward on the stage of the [Palladium] this afternoon [in] rehearsal. 23/6/54." Photo dims.: 22 x 17cm. Noel Coward has signed his name along the leg of his trousers.

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        Le Corbusier. Großformatige Original-Photographie von Yousuf Karsh.

      (1954).. 30,3 x 23,9 cm.. Porträt des Architekten Le Corbusier im Alter von 67 Jahren. Etwas späterer Abzug. - Ausgezeichnet erhalten. Rückseitig bezeichnet.

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        THE LORD OF THE RINGS being The Fellowship of the Ring; The Two Towers; The Return of the King

      London Allen & Unwin /55 1954 - Three volumes, all first editions. Each volume in original red cloth with gilt titles on the spine. Original printed dustwrappers present for all three volumes. All fine, bright copies in very good dustwrappers, each with some tanning to the spine and light wear to their ends. The first volume with a light stain to the upper panel. An attractive set of this fantasy classic which is now one of the most sought after first editions of the twentieth century. The pictorial dustwrappers have the distinctive "eye" design by the author. Fold out maps to the rear of each volume, printed in red and black, drawn by Christopher Tolkien. Dorothy L. Sayers, one of the foremost crime writers of the twentieth century and creator of Lord Peter Wimsey, has always had strong links to Oxford. She read Modern Languages at Sommerville College, and worked in Oxford both as an academic and for Blackwell's the publishers. Although not technically an Inkling, she is often regarded as a fringe member of that group of literary academics due mainly to her friendship with C.S.Lewis and Charles Williams. She contributed to their discussions and gave and received publications. This set is probably one such offering. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Jonkers Rare Books ABA ILAB]
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        THE LORD OF THE RINGS set The The Fellowship of the Ring, The Two Towers & The Return of the King

      George Allen and Unwin, London, 1954 - First Editions, First Impressions of ALL three books. Each book is the TRUE FIRST EDITION with the ORIGINAL First Issue dustjacket. The dustjackets have some wear to the spine and edges. The 21s net printed price is present in ALL three dustjackets. The books are ALL First Printings with the words "First Published in 1954" printed on the copyright page of "Fellowship of the Ring" "The Two Towers" and "First Published in 1955" on the copyright page of "The Return of the King" The books are bound in the original RED boards from the publisher. There is some wear to the spine and edges. The pages are clean in ALL three books with NO writing, marks or bookplates. Overall, a nice set of all three books. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        Eigenhändiges kleines Musikmanuskript mit eigenhändiger Widmung und Unterschrift und Orig.-Porträtphotographie. 1954.

      . . Entzückendes kleines Manuskript mit Noten in geschwungenen, wellenlinienförmigen Notenlinien von Arthur Honegger, einem, neben Darius Milhaud und Francis Poulenc, bedeutenden Vertreter der Groupe des Six. Bankverbindung in Deutschland vorhanden.

      [Bookseller: Buch + Kunst + hommagerie Sabine Koitka]
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        Protoplasmatologia: Handbuch der Protoplasmaforschung (KONVOLUT aus 63 Lieferungen in 52 Bänden) - Bd. I/ 1 bis XII/ I (bei Interesse bekommen Sie eine detaillierte Auflistung der hier angebotenen Lieferungen!)

      Springer Verlag 1954 ff... Broschiert/ teilweise gebunden;. Die hier angebotenen Bände stammen aus einer teilaufgelösten Bibliothek und tragen die entsprechenden Kennzeichnungen (Rückenschild/ Instituts-Stempel). Schnitt und Einband sind etwas staubschmutzig; im Innern teilweise einige wenige Anstreichungen mit Bleistift. Der Gesamtzustand ist ansonsten ordentlich und dem Alter entsprechend gut, KOMPLETTPREIS für 52 Teile (= 63 Lieferungen); bei Versand ins Ausland erfragen Sie bitte zuerst die Versandkosten; Beiträge in DEUTSCHER und teils in ENGLISCHER und seltener in FRANZÖSISCHER Sprache!

      [Bookseller: Petra Gros - Versandantiquariat]
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        Ginza Kaiwai/Ginza Haccho

      Toho-Shuppan Publishing 1954 - Very good condition with original cardboard box and slipcase. Inside contains one book and photographic leporello. Photographs available on request. 21.2 × 19.5 Cm [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Donlon Books]
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        Unsought Farm

      Michael Joseph 1954 - Signed and inscribed by the author. Internally very nice, clean copy. Wrapper has worn edges. Monochrome photographic illustrations throughout. . Please see uploaded photos. For more information, please contact us. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Under Milk Wood. A Play for Voices

      London: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd., 1954. London: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd.,, 1954. Preface and musical settings by Daniel Jones. Octavo, (187 x 130mm). Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in terracotta morocco, title to spine gilt, two raised bands, twin rule to turn-ins, dark green endpapers, gilt edges. A fine copy. First edition, first impression.

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        L?OURS BRUN

      Grenoble, 1954. Fort volume In - 4, pleine toile de l?éditeur, titre doré sur le dos et le premier plat. 904 p. Edition originale. Manque la page de faux titre . Tampon en page de garde volante. L?ouvrage le plus complet jamais publié sur l?ours brun. Ce considérable travail comprend 3 parties :1° - HISTOIRE NATURELLE : Constitution et structure ; Mues ; Colorations ; Répartition en france et à l?étranger ; Longévité potentielle...2° - ETHOLOGIE : Milieu biologique ; Territoire et domaine vital ; Densité, nombre, population ; Nourriture ; Gîte, tanière, sommeil hivernal ; Ses ennemis...3° - CHASSE : Historique ; Armes, équipement ; Chasse à la piste, à l?affût, à la tanière ; Pièges, poisons, braconnage ; L?ours brun blessé ; Dangers de la chasse à l?ours brun ; L?ours brun du point de vue gastronomique et économique ; Trophées ; Chasseurs célèbres ; La chasse à l?ours brun dans les divers pays ; Parcs nationaux et réserves à ours brun dans les divers pays, etc. L?illustration comprend 17 clichés au trait, 30 cartes en deux couleurs, 2 cartes en 3 couleurs, 209 héliogravures (4 radiographies et 8 microphotographies). Très importante bibliographie in - fine. Ouvrage couronné par l?Académie des Sciences. Kaps, p. 63 - 64. Français relié Bon état

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        Gesammelte Werke (15 Bände KOMPLETT) - Bd. 1: Frühe Schriften/ Bd. 2: Der Formalismus in der Ethik und die materiale Wertethik: neuer Versuch der Grundlegung eines ethischen Personalismus/ Bd. 3: Vom Umsturz der Werte: Abhandlungen und Aufsätze/ Bd. 4: Politisch-pädagogische Schriften/ Bd. 5: Vom Ewigen im Menschen/ Bd. 6: Schriften zur Soziologie und Weltanschauungslehre/ Bd. 7: Wesen und Formen der Sympathie/ Bd. 8: Die Wissensformen und die Gesellschaft/ Bd. 9: Späte Schriften/ Bd. 10: Schriften aus dem Nachlass: Zur Ethik und Erkenntnislehre/ Bd. 11: Schriften aus dem Nachlass: Erkenntnislehre und Metaphysik/ Bd. 12: Schriften aus dem Nachlass: Philosophische Anthropologie/ Bd. 13: Schriften aus dem Nachlass: Philosophie und Geschichte/ Bd. 14: Schriften aus dem Nachlass: Varia I/ Bd. 15: Schriften aus dem Nachlass: Varia II.

      Francke Verlag/ Bouvier Verlag 1954 - 1982.. je Band zwischen 300 und 700 Seiten; Gebundene Ausgabe. Bei dem hier angebotenen Werk handelt es sich um ein Exemplar aus einer teilaufgelösten Bibliothek mit den entsprechenden Kennzeichnungen, wie Rückenschild, Bibliotheksstempel usw. Der Erhaltungszustand ist ansonsten ordentlich; Buchschnitt und Einband leicht staubschmutzig; KOMPLETTPREIS für 15 Bände; bei Versand ins Ausland erfragen Sie bitte zuerst die Versandkosten;

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        37 original offprints from Nobel Prize winner S. E. Luria

      Various, 1954-1970. PAPERBACK. The Relation of the Synthesis of Viruses and Other Cell Components in Bacteria (ND); Some Metabolic and Cytochemical Aspects of Bacteriophage Infection (1954); Genetic Recombination Between Escherichia Coli and Shigella Dysenteriae (1955); Cell Susceptibility to Viruses (1955); Hybridization Between Shigella and Escherichia and the Production of New Shigella Serotypes (1957); Hybridization Between Escherichia Coli and Shigella (1957); Transduction by Bacteriophage P1: Abnormal Phage Function of the Transducing Particles (1958); Mutations of Viruses in Relation to Normal and Abnormal Cell Function (1958); Lysogenization, Transduction, and Genetic Recombination in Bacteria (1958); Curing of Phage-Infested Salmonella Typhimurium by Chloramphenicol (1958); Genetic Transfers by Viruses (1959); Viruses as Determinants of Cellular Functions (1959); Viruses as Infective Genetic Materials (1959); Viruses, Cancer Cells, and the Genetic Concept of Virus Infection (1960); Transduction of Lactose-utilizing Ability among Strains of E. coli and S. dysenteriae and the Properties of the Transducing Phage Particles (1960); Relation of Viral Functions to Cancer Chemotherapy (1960); Production of B-Galactosidase Following Transduction (1961); Transfer of Transducing Prophage Pldl upon Baterial Mating (1961); Biosynthesis of B-D-Galactosidase Controlle by Phage-Carried Genes. III: Derepression of B-D-Galactosidase Synthesis Following Induction of Phage Development in Lysogenic Bacteria (1961); Biosynthesis of B-D-Galactosidase Controlled by Phage-Carried Genes. I. Induced B-D-Galactosidase Biosynthesis After Transduction of Gene z+ by Phage (1961); Biosynthesis of a B-D-Galactosidase Controlled by Phage-Carried Genes. II. The Behavior of Phage-Transduced z+ Genes Toward Regulatory Mechanisms (1961); Transduction by Bacteriophage P1 and the Properties of the lac Genetic Region in E. coli and S. dysenteria (1961); Genetics of Bacteriophage (1962); Genetic Functions of Viruses (1962); A Heat-Sensitive B-D-Galactosidase from Shigella Dysenteriae (1962); Regulation of biosynthesis of a heat-sensitive B-D-galactosidase in Shigella dysenteriae (1963); Functional Alterations of Cells Due to Viruses (1963); Analysis of Serologic Determinant Groups of the Salmonella E-Group O-Antigens(1963); Behavior of Prophage P1 in Bacterial Matings I. Transfer of the Defective Prophage P1 dl (1963); On the Mechanism of Action of Colicins (1964); Asymmetric Transcription of T4 Phage DNA by Purified RNA Polymerase (1965); Enzyme Synthesis Directed by Nonglucosylated T-even Bacteriophages in Restrictive Hosts (1966); Approaches to the Biosynthesis of Macromolecules (1966); Transduction Studies on the Role of a rec+ Gene in the Ultraviolet Induction of Prophage Lambda (1967); The Microbiologist and His Times (1968); Effects of Colicins E1 and K on Transport Systems (1969); Effects of Colicins E1 and K on Cellular Metabolism (1969); New Class of Conditional Colicin-tolerant Mutants (1969); DNA-Glucosylation in T-Even Phage: Genetic Determination and Role in Phage-Host Interaction (1970); The Recognition of DNA in Bacteria (1970); The Role of the University: Ivory Tower, Service Station, or Frontier Post? (1970); DNA-Glucosylation in T-Even Phage: Genetic Determination and Role in Phage-Host Interaction (1970); Bacteriophage Genes and Bacterial Functions (1962); Molecular and Genetic Criteria in Bacterial Classification (1961?); Molecular Biology: Past, Present , Future (1970); Phage, Colicins, and Macroregulatory Phenomena (1970); Escherichia coli: Strains That Excrete and Inhibitor of Colicin B. (1969); and others. Most in very good or better condition. "He won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1969, with Max Delbrück and Alfred Hershey, for their discoveries on the replication mechanism and the genetic structure of viruses. Salvador Luria showed that bacterial resistance to viruses (phages) is genetically inherited." Wikipedia Rare books make Fine Gifts. Shipped in new box. Free tracking USA. Quality, Value, Experience. . Very Good.

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        LA MALORA (prima edizione) - 1954

      Einaudi, Torino 1954In 16o, pp. 114, br. Collana I Gettoni n. 30. PRIMA EDIZONE. Raro. Firma di proprietà alla prima c.b. ma esemplare in eccellente conservazione (11810 / FENOGLIO - LA MALORA)

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        The Dark is Light Enough. A Winter Comedy.

      London: Oxford University Press, 1954 - Octavo. Original blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt. With the dust jacket. Loosely inserted autograph poem by the author. Spine slightly faded, contents lightly toned, edges foxed, in the unclipped jacket that has a slightly darkened spine, spotted panels, a slight stain to fold of front flap. A very good copy. First edition, first impression. Loosely inserted original poem titled St Christopher (1939). The play is the "third of his seasonal plays.although set in an Austrian country house in 1848&#150;9, was clearly a contemporary metaphor for the need to overcome the cyclical nature of war." (ODNB).

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        Alexander The Great - Volume One & Two Complete

      - This unique and utterly classic two volume library binding was commissioned from The Government Printing Office, in Mauritius, for the bibliophile Sir Robert Scott. Sir Robert was the Governor of Mauritius from March 1954 until July 1959. He had books especially bound for him, and they are exemplary. Such elegant and beautifully crafted works are always expensive, and to commission this standard today would be at least four times the price of this one. Fine bindings are highly sought after collectables. For those seeking unique books, built to last, such books impart a refined impression to a home. If the book is also a timeless classic it becomes a permanent keepsake. These gorgeous books are made to last for centuries. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Lord of the Rings

      George Allen & Unwin, London 1954 - 3 vol (1st/2nd/1st impressions). 'The Fellowship of the Ring' is a 1st impression. 'The Two Towers' is a 2nd impression. 'The Return of the King' is a 1st impression. All three volumes are firmly and squarely bound in the original red cloth, there is minor bumping and rubbing to the edges, there are some very minor marks to the boards, the gilt lettering to the spine of the 'Two Towers' has tarnished slightly and there is slight rubbing to the edge of the rear board on the 'Fellowship'. The text blocks are slightly age toned, the endpapers more so, with scattered foxing, the topstains are faded, there is a neatly written gift inscription to the front endpaper of 'The Fellowship' dated 1954. A very nice set indeed, particularly 'The Fellowship of the Ring', which with a print run of only 3000 copies is a genuine rarity, it is also pleasing to have them in their original cloth. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Two Towers: Being The Second Part Of The Lord Of The Rings

      George Allen & Unwin 1954 - The first printing of the second instalment of Tolkien's "Lord Of The Rings" trilogy with the print errors on pages 111 ("season" instead of "seasons") and 350 ("maylike" instead of "may like"). Previously owned by Hesper Le Galliene Hutchinson with her signature and notation on the front free endpaper dated Christmas 1954. 8vo, 352 pages with the rear folding map in Very Good condition. Moderate to significant general wear and soiling to the original maroon boards and spine (cloth chip to front board fore-edge with very small amount of underlying board visible), securely bound with hinges intact, instances of early internal separation with some gatherings protruding very slightly at the fore-edge but text block sound with no loose pages, top edge pink (unevenly faded), light to moderate browning / foxing to text block edges (bottom edge unevenly trimmed), light paper creasing to top corner tips, significant foxing to the free endpapers, intermittent mostly light internal foxing / soiling (very occasionally moderate), overall internally Good on light cream coloured paper. No dust jacket. High resolution photographs available on request. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Dinamo Moscow V Arsenal 1954 (friendly) Football Programme

      1954 - Official programme for the friendly game in Russia between Dinamo Moscow and Arsenal on October 5th 1954. This was the first time an English League side played a match in Russia. Horizontal crease across the middle, o/w very clean with no markings. FIRST ENGLISH CLUB TO PLAY IN RUSSIA

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        The Lord of the Flies

      London; Faber; 1954 - First edition, first printing. The book has been rebound in blood-red morocco leather, probably by the Chelsea Bindery and is contained in a cloth covered slipcase with leather lips. The leather spine has faded, but the book is otherwise fine although there is a small mark on the front endpaper. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Concept Design for the Lincoln Continental (?)

      1954. Mixed media on brown composition board with gum arabic. Signed and dated "Hammond 6 - 8- 54". 9 1/2 x 24 3/4 inches. Framed. 21 x 30 7/8 inches. A beautiful concept for a large, two door luxury car The name and logo on the car are so vague that it is not clear whether this beautifully drawn concept is for the Lincoln Continental or not, but it certainly could be. A long, slightly downward sloping line runs from the headlight to the backlight, similar to the Ford Fairlane, but this a larger, more aggressive car with a long hood that comes to a point over a pointed front bumper. The roof is a small missile-like figure. The chrome back fenders and hubcaps add to the richness, as does the two-tone, cappuccino and brown coloring.

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        [Private Heiratsanzeige, 1954].

      . 8°, 1 Doppelblatt m. mont. Abb. (nach einer Photographie), Min. knitterspurig, kleiner Fleck am Rande. Preis in CHF: 495. Rot auf beigem Papier: "Wir heiraten im Januar 1954 in Paris. Ursula Kübler, Zürich, Apfelbaumstrasse 46, Boris Vian, Paris 18e, 6 bis Cite Veron". Die Photographie zeigt das Paar in einem Cabriolet.

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        In The Summer House

      New York: Random House, 1954. New York: Random House,, 1954. Octavo. Original tan boards, photographic vignette mounted on the upper board with a blue and gold frame, titles to spine in blue and gold. With the dust jacket. Illustrated with photographs from the original production. An excellent copy in the tanned and very lightly marked dust jacket with some very minor loss at the tips. First edition, first printing. With the author&#39;s signed presentation inscription to the front free endpaper, "Dear Peter I am also honored. My love Jane". The recipient was the publisher Peter Owen by whom Bowles&#39;s UK editions were published. Presentation copies of this author&#39;s works are uncommon.

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        Eigenh. Billett mit U.

      [Berlin, 22. XII. 1954].. 1 S. Qu.-12mo. Mit eh. adr. Kuvert.. An den Maler Alfred Lichtenford in Worpswede: Die besten Weihnachtsgrüße (dies gedruckt) "Ihnen beiden! | Ihr sehr ergebener | Benn".

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        L'été.

      Gallimard 1954 - " - Gallimard, Paris _1954, 12x19cm, broché. - Edition originale, un des exemplaires du service de presse. Précieux envoi autographe signé de l'auteur à Maurice Blanchot : " avec l'amicale et très fidèle pensée." Dos et plats légèrement et marginalement piqués et passés. "Trois ans pour faire un livre, cinq lignes pour le ridiculiser ? et les citations fausses" La réception de L'Etranger par les critiques fut pour Camus une douloureuse déception. Dans son refuge du Panelier, Camus reçoit les "feuilletons" que lui envoie Pascal Pia avec quelques commentaires souvent désabusés comme sur l'article d'Henriot paru dans le Temps : "Je n'avais jamais douté qu'Henriot fut un con. Il a tenu à confirmer cette opinion." A côté de quelques articles élogieux que Gallimard tient à souligner : "La critique a été absurde en effet. Pourtant il y a eu un bon article d'Arland dans Coemedia et un autre également favorable dans la NRF." Mais ce sont là des articles "Maison" et d'ailleurs pas nécessairement brillants: "Et quelques réserves que l'on fasse à l'égard de cette pensée ( ) l'important est que la position de M. Camus soit sincère " Camus n'en est pas dupe: " La critique: médiocre en zone libre, excellente à Paris. Finalement tout repose sur des malentendus.". Aussi lorsque Pia lui envoie l'article de Blanchot paru durant l'été 1942 (et repris dans Faux-pas en 1943) il ajoute cette appréciation: "Je crois que c'est jusqu'ici, ce qu'on a écrit de plus intelligent sur votre livre." L'intérêt que se portent les deux écrivains est immédiat. Dès le mois d'août 1942, Camus se fait envoyer les deux romans de Blanchot et leur consacre un paragraphe dans son carnet: "Thomas découvre la mort en lui qui préfigure son avenir. ( ) Tout s'éclaire ? mais de la lumière sans éclat qui baigne les asphodèles du séjour mortel." A l'automne, Blanchot consacre à nouveau une longue analyse à Sisyphe: " le livre de M. Camus mérite d'être apprécié un peu mieux que comme un livre littérairement remarquable." Liés par une admiration mutuelle, Camus et Blanchot se rencontrent régulièrement au jury de la Pléiade ou aux comités de l'Arche et de Gallimard dont ils sont tous deux membres. Leur parcours littéraire se fait également parfois étrangement écho à l'instar de « La Peste » et du « Très-Haut », «allégories politiques fondées sur le développement imaginaire d?une épidémie dans la cité.», publiés à un an d'intervalle. En 1954, date publication de l'Eté, Blanchot publie plusieurs analyses de l'?uvre de Camus, réflexions critiques parfois sévères, mais procédant toujours d'une lecture attentive et rigoureuse qui témoigne de la proximité intellectuelle des deux hommes. A la mort de Camus, Blanchot lui rendra un vibrant hommage (repris plus tard dans "L'Amitié"): « La mort qui a frappé Camus ( ) nous a rendus, dans une part profonde de nous-mêmes, déjà mourants, nous avons senti combien nous étions heureux d'être [son] contemporain et de quelle manière traîtresse ce bonheur se trouvait à la fois révélé et obscurci, davantage encore : comme si le pouvoir d'être contemporains de nous-mêmes, en ce temps auquel nous appartenions avec [lui], se voyait soudain altéré gravement." " [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Autograph letter signed.

      N. p., 14. X. 1954.. 4to. 1 p.. To an unnamed recipient about the use of the enjambement in verse texts: "Mon cher ami, Cet enjambement tombe sous le sens et je l'employais jadis a l'epoque de " Secret Professional ". Je ne savais pas que vous l'avez employe et je vous en felicite [ ]. (Je l'ai employe aussi une ou deux fois dans le chapitre 7 [ ]).[ ] Melle [?] (qui est a la radio) a eu la palme comme de juste. Je n'y etais pour rien. Les roues de la radio et de la television sont etranges. On va annoncer le chaos, decision prise. Votre fidele Jean Cocteau".

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        DICCIONARIO CRÍTICO ETIMOLÓGICO DE LA LENGUA CASTELLANA. 4 volúmenes (Madrid, 1954)

      - Diccionario Etimológico Lengua Castellana Etimología Raices Idiomas Ed. Gredos. Unas 4.000 págs. 19 x 25 cm. Símil piel. Buen estado .es un diccionario etimológico compilado por el catalán filólogo Joan Corominas (1905-1997). Incluso hoy en día se trata de una obra de referencia en el campo de la filología románica GASTOS DE ENVÍO: Pagando CONTRA REEMBOLSO son 6,95&#128;. Pagando por TRANSFERENCIA o TARJETA son 2,50&#128;

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        LORD OF THE FLIES

      London Faber and Faber Ltd. , 1954. London Faber and Faber Ltd. , 1954. Second impression. Original red cloth with white lettering on spine, in pictorial dustwrapper. Card signed by the author loosely inserted. A near fine copy, previous ownership inscription on the front free endpaper, in a near fine dustwrapper, which has faint tanning to the spine and some rubbing to the spine ends.

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