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AMERICANS IN BATTLE - CAMPAIGN IN THE JAVA SEA - SPECIAL issue of HARPERS MAGAZINE , NOVEMBER 1942

By Howe, Quincy, Pearl S Buck etc

NY 1942 first edition. Harpers. large octavo wraps. Issue has "12 Things the War will do do America"; "The Enemy" story by Buck; Don't Forget the Dirigible by C Lester Walker and others. Good, light wear; light circle library stamp on cover (no other library marks.) .

$27.00

PAINTING AND SCULPTURE IN THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART

By Barr, Alfred H Jr.

NY 1948 first edition. MOMA. hardcover sm4to. Black cloth. BW illus. 327p. Fine in Fair - poor dj. No owner marks. .

$27.00

CRUISE OF THE ESSEX - article in one complete issue of HARPER'S MONTHLY FOR AUGUST 1859

By (War 1812)

NY. 1859 first edition. Harper. octavo wraps. Essex article pp. 289-310 with text illus. Essex under Captain Porter sailed in 1812 to Galapagos and other places in South America. Good, light waterstaining throughout. Cover edges frayed. .

$27.00

PERSOONIA A MYCOLOGICAL JOURNAL - 4 ISSUES: 1960 and 1961

By (mushrooms)

Leiden 1960 - 1961 first edition. Rijksherbarium. Four separate issues of this mushroom and funji journal. Some illustrations. About 150 pages per issue. Octavo wraps. Includes: 1960 vol 1 part 3; 1961 vol 1 part 2 and part 4 ;1961 vol 2 part 1. Some illustrations. Text in English. Good to VG. no owner marks. Four separate issues: .

$59.00

THE COMMISSAR VANISHES - THE FALSIFICATION OF PHOTOGRAPHS AND ART IN STALIN'S RUSSIA (hardcover, English ed)
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THE COMMISSAR VANISHES - THE FALSIFICATION OF PHOTOGRAPHS AND ART IN STALIN'S RUSSIA (hardcover, English ed)

By King, David

New York 1997 first edition. Holt. Hardcover square 4to. 192p. Fully illustrated with color and bw photos. Amazing documentation. Preface by Stephen F Cohen. Text in English. Near Fine, light rubbing on lower board edges. no owner marks. in Near Fine dj. no faults on dj. ISBN 0-8050-5294-1. Surprisingly hard-to-find title. .

$175.00

IN MEMORY OF ARMAND GROVER ERPF

By (Erpf, Armand Grover)

1971 first edition. Hardcover thin sm octavo. Full page portrait of Erpf with eulogies by Jacob Javits, John Loeb, Grayson Kirk and others. VG. scarce. .

$44.00

VENUS

By Vignaud, Jean

translated by Hilda Shively. NY 1930 (1929 on verso of tp). Jacobsen. Hardcover sm octavo. 301p. Owner signed inside rear cover board. Near Good, not much wear; hinges not cracked; text toned throughout. In attractive red dj which is in Fairly Good condition with 3 small chips on top spine end and area of closed tears on rear cover panel. .

$35.00

THE TATTOOED CROWN (signed by author)

By Rose, Stanley H

New York 1941 first edition. House of Field Publishers. Hardcover octavo. Photo frontispiece. An historical novel - "a novel of romance and adventure in precolonial New Zealand." (dj)249p. ***Signed presentation copy from Rose. VG+ - Near Fine, no wear, slight toning. no owner marks. in Fairly Good dj - spine ends worn down and lightly chipped, couple of closed tears; price not clipped. .

$42.00

UNREAL CITY

By Liddell, Robert

London 1952 first editon. Jonathan Cape. Owner signed (Collin Strang of Fishkill). Hardcover small octavo. 238. Good light wear; hinges not cracked; no tears, no stains. in Good plus dj, price clipped; slightly toned . .

$45.00

WOLF AMONG WOLVES

By Fallada, Hans

NY 1938 first edition. Putnam's. Hardcover octavo. 724p. Near Fine, light toning of end papers; no owner marks. Hinges not cracked. Near Fine dj, no tears, no wear on dj; just faint toning, slight wear on top edge. .

$275.00

LA REVUE MUSICALE - 7e , Jan to Juillet 1926 (in one volume)

By Prunieres, Henry (dir)

Paris 1926 first edition. Janvier, Fevrier, Avril, Juillet of 1926 (4 issues) bound in one hardcover volume. some illustrations. sm4to. About 95 pages per issue. Paper on inner hinges just beginning to crack; binding very secure. Cover is 3/4 green cloth with black and grey patterned boards with ribbon divider. No owner marks. Good. .

$85.00

CASTANETS

By Reyles, Carlos

Translation by Jacques leClercq. NY and London 1929 first edition. Longmans, Green. Hardcover small octavo. 297p. VG no owner marks; hinges not cracked. in attractive dj by Bolegard. DJ is in Good conditon with not much wear ; light stain on spine. Bullfighters, Spanish dancers, "soul of Spain." .

$49.00

IN MEMORY OF MARK J. MILLARD 1908 - 1985

1985 first edition. Hardcover thin sm octavo. Full page portrait of Millard with eulogies. Fine .

$35.00

THE CLOSED HARBOR

By Hanley, James

NY 1953 first American edition. Horizon. Hardcover octavo. VG plus, foxing on closed page ends and end papers. Good plus dj , lightly toned with very light wear. No owner marks. .

$27.00

THE STARLESS NIGHT

By Lodwick, John

London 1955 first edition. Heinemann. Hardcover octavo. 399p. Black cloth with gilt lettering. VG+++ with slight foxing on closed page ends and very slight toning of end papers. no owner marks. VG dj with just one one-inch closed tear on rear cover panel and slight soiling/rubbing on rear cover panel. .

$89.00

SASHKA JIGOULEFF

By Andreyev, Leonid

translated from Russian by Luba Hicks; edited with intro by Maxim Gorky. NY 1925 first edition. McBride. Hardcover octavo. 294p. Very faint tiny stain on lower tips throughout o/w VG. Fair dj- dj chipped with red stain on outer lower edges . Text clean; binding secure. .

$39.00

MAGNETIZATION OF SPECTRUM LINES. REMINISCENCES AND PROSPECTS - article in one complete issue of JOURNAL OF THE FRANKLIN INSTITUTE 1925

By Zeeman, Pieter

Philadelphia PA . September 1925. Octavo wraps. Zeeman article pp. 305-312. Issue also includes a fullpage portrait of Zeeman as well as an article on "The Presentation of the Franklin Medal and Certificate to Dr. Pieter Zeeman and Dr. Elihu Thomson." (p. 365-376). Good, some light cover wear; no owner marks. .

$45.00

THE RIGHT REVEREND M F HOWLEY

By Howley, M F

1894 first edition. Extracted from Trans. Roy. Soc. Canada. sec II. 4to . later plain wraps. pp.135-149. VG . Original printing, not modern remake. .

$25.00

THE WET FLANDERS PLAIN (in original first edition dj)

By Williamson, Henry

NY 1929 first edition. Dutton. Thin sm octavo. 122p. Near Fine. Lovely striking cover design of zigzag black and yellow shapes - color very bright. DJ is also yellow and black in striking design wherein a line of marching bayonetted guns look almost exactly like piano keys. DJ is Good plus with top spine end worn down one quarter-inch; light toning to spine and slight overall wear. No tears on dj. This original first edition dj is hard to find. .

$185.00

PROCEEDINGS OF SYMPOSIUM ON SOLAR RADIATION MEASUREMENTS AND INSTRUMENTATION - NOVEMBER 1973

1973 first edition. Smithsonian. large 4to wraps. 481p. Includes some photo illus of participants in the symposium. VG non-circulating depository library name and numbers on front cover and tp - no other owner marks. .

$35.00

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