THACKERAY, W.M.; The Works

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From newsletter 16:

8. FISCHER, Eugen Krieg. Ein Kapitel aus dem im Verlag Ullstein erschienenen Buch von Eugen Fischer: 'Die kritischen 39 Tage'. (Publisher's advertisement). [Berlin], Ullstein Verlag, [1928]. Stapled, without wrappers as issued. 16 p. Fine condition.

€ 12

* Chapter XI from Die kritischen 39 Tage by historian Eugen Fischer (1881-1964), in which the last days before the Great War were detailed. Unembellished publisher's advertisement.

From newsletter 13:

19. ULLSTEIN 3 Neuerscheinungen bei den gelben Ullsteinbüchern für 1 Mark. (Publisher's advertising folder). Berlin, Ullstein Verlag, [1928]. 14 x 11 cm. Leporello. 8 p. A bit discolored, but in very good condition.

€ 12

* Prospect for Nr. 42, 43 and 44 of the popular series of 'Gelbe Ullstein-Bücher', Yellow Ullstein Books. With pictures.


From newsletter 8:

ULLSTEIN ADVERTISING

2  BAUM, Vicki Stud. chem. Helene Willfüer. Der Roman eines jungen Mädchens unserer Zeit. (Publisher's advertising folder). Berlin, Verlag Ullstein, (1927/1928). Square format: 25 x 25 cm. 4 p. Large front photo. Excellent condition. 

€ 45

* Large (but unblemished) book prospect for Baum's first bestseller, about a university educated woman in the hostile man-dominated world of chemistry. Penetrating look followed by blurb in large type and reviews of three less well-known novels, Hell in Frauensee, Feme and Bubenreise.

From newsletter 7:

21.  ULLSTEIN 1000 Worte. (Prospect for Die zweiten “1000 Worte Englisch”). Berlin, Verlag Ullstein, 1929. A4. One leaf, printed on one side only. 'Letter', printed in red, green and grey on laid paper. Twice folded.  

€ 15

* Dated '29.2.1928' and addressed to 'Sehr geehrte Firma!': the bookshop. With humorous illustrations by Fritz Wolff.

 
 

From newsletter 6:

22  ULLSTEIN Die gelben Ullstein Bücher für 1 Mark. (Publisher's advertising folder). Berlin, Ullstein Verlag, [1931]. 24 x 16 cm. 4 p. Nice illustration by "Ei". Slightly creased at the foot, but in very good condition. 

€ 15

* Prospect for the popular series of 'Gelbe Ullstein-Bücher', Yellow Ullstein Books, with a separate section of 23 'Kriminal-Romane' (detective novels) and 72 general Yellow Books. Last number of the series: # 122.

 
 

From newsletter 5:

1  BAUM, Vicki Stud. chem. Helene Willfüer. Der Roman eines jungen Mädchens unserer Zeit. (Publisher's advertising folder). Berlin, Verlag Ullstein, (1927/1928). Square format: 25 x 25 cm. 4 p. Large front picture. Excellent condition. 

€ 45

* Large (but unblemished) book prospect for Baum's first bestseller, about a university educated woman in the hostile man-dominated world of chemistry. Protagonist with penetrating look, combined with blurb in large type and reviews of three less well-known novels, Hell in Frauensee, Feme and Bubenreise.

From newsletter 3:

19.  (ULLSTEIN VERLAG). Wilhelm SPEYER Sibyllenlust. Ein neues Buch aus dem Verlag Ullstein. (Publisher's prospect). Berlin, Ullstein Verlag, 1928. 24,5 x 16 cm. 4 p. Illustrated by 'Löwen'. First edition. Very good copy. 

€ 35

* This very attractive publisher's prospect pictures the planned cover of this novel and four other books by Speyer on one side, and on the other an ornate ironwork gate showing the text: 'Am 26. Juli erscheint Sibyllenlust...' with part of a review by Bruno Frank. Sibyllenlust was a revision of Speyer's novel Das fürstliche Haus Herfurth (1914). An uncommon publication! The prospect is larger than my scanner.

From newsletter 2:

18 URBAN, Erich. (ADVERTISING) Am 7. März erscheint das goldene Buch der Küche. Der praktische Ratgeber für Küche und Wirtschaft. (Prospect, large format). Berlin, Verlag Ullstein, [1929]. 33,5 x 21,5 cm. 4 p. With photos and drawings. Printed in orange and black. Folded horizontally.

€ 25

* Attractive publisher's advertisement for this German cookery book showing a rosy-cheeked gastronome about to eat two chickens. With nice drawings of eaters and their food, and some nice blurb. An unusual item!