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        The Journal of the Linnean Society. Zoology. Vol. 24-35

      1894-1924 1894 - 12 vols, numerous lithographic + photographic plates (some col, some folding), text figs. . HB. 8vo/roy. 8vo. Well bound in matching buckram (rubbed/scuffed with some minor dust soiling) with leather title-pieces to spines (minor wear to head of a few spines). Originally from the library of Edward Heron-Allen, F.R.S. (1861-1943). Withdrawn from an institutional library with a few ink stamps. A good run of 12 volumes, covering a 30 year period. The majority of papers cover insects, arachnids, molluscs and other invertebrates. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Illustrated guide of the Orient line of steamers between England & Australia issued on behalf of the Orient Steam Navigation Company and the Pacific Steam Navigation Company by the Managers of the Line

      London: F. Green & Co Anderson, Anderson & Co, 1894. Book measures 11 x 14 1/2 inches. Collation, xii,120pp, coloured printed frontis and title page, illustrated throughout, some in colour, maps, etc. Pages illustrations look complete as index, but index slightly vague. Bound in cloth. Cloth light rubbed and marked, library number and blind stamp. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, library marks on endpapers, 2 library stamps on contents pages, otherwise stamp free. Pages and plates in good clean condition. A good solid copy of a rare book.. First Edition. Cloth. Near Very Good. Oblong Folio.

      [Bookseller: George Jeffery Books]
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      1894 - LUCIAN. TRUE HISTORY. Translated by Francis Hickes. Illustrated by William Strang, J. B. Clark, and Aubrey Beardsley. With an introduction by Charles Whibley. London: Privately Printed, 1894. One of an edition limited to 251 copies. Sixteen full-page black and white illustrations: seven each by Strang and Clark, and two by Beardsley. xxix, 247pp. 8vo., green cloth, lettered in gilt to spine, untrimmed. This is a fresh, wide margined copy; the ribbon book marker is present. This is a parallel translation, with the Greek and English texts in opposition, which is attractively presented.

      [Bookseller: Boston Book Company, inc.o ABAA]
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        Of The Friendship Of Amis And Amile

      Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1894. (iv); 67; (i)(blank) pages. Woodcut frontispiece and title-page, printed in red and black. Original linen backed light blue paper covered boards which are lightly spotted with the title printed on the upper cover, very light wear at the tip of the spine. Only 500 copies printed. First Ed. Small 4to. Book.

      [Bookseller: Roger Collicott Books]
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        The Dolly Dialogues

      1894. first edition. The Scarce First Issueof the First Book Entirely Illustrated by RackhamSigned by the Author on Title-Page[RACKHAM, Arthur, illustrator]. HOPE, Anthony. The Dolly Dialogues. Reprinted from the Westminster Gazette. London: Westminster Gazette, 1894. First edition, the scarce first issue (July 1894) with "Dolly" as running headline and "price one shilling" at the extreme lower right corner; subsequent issues have "The Dolly Dialogues" as running headline and the price location shifted upward. Small octavo (7 3/16 x 5 9/16 in; 182 x 142 mm). 111, (1, blank) pp. Four black and white illustrated plates in half-tone by Rackham at pp. 32, 42, 82, 104. Yellow pictorial wrappers, blue lettering and illustration. Mild wear and soiling to wrappers, especially on spine. The title-page is signed in black ink "Anthony Hope Hawkins". An excellent copy.Only two copies of the first issue have come to auction within the last thirty-five years: The first had chipping, the second lacked the backstrip."The stories that make up 'The Dolly Dialogues' were published in the Westminster Gazette from Oct. 1893 to June 1894 and were not illustrated. In July 1894 they were collected and issued as the Westminster Gazette Library - Vol 1, with 4 no. illustrations by Rackham, and this is the first book wholly illustrated by him" (Riall)."Rackham had already illustrated several titles which are much sought after by collectors...The four pictures in The Dolly Dialogues are in the semi-photograhic style in heavy line and wash..." (Gettings, p. 102). According to Hamilton's biography, Rackham used his younger sister, Winifred, as model for the cover illustration.Sir Anthony Hope Hawkins, better known as Anthony Hope (9 February 1863 ?- 8 July 1933), was an English novelist and playwright. He was a prolific writer, especially of adventure novels but he is remembered best for The Prisoner of Zenda (1894) and its sequel Rupert of Hentzau (1898). These works, "minor classics" of English literature, are set in the contemporaneous fictional country of Ruritania and spawned the genre known as Ruritanian romance. Zenda has inspired many adaptations, most notably the 1937 Hollywood movie of the same name.Riall, p. 2. Latimore and Haskell, pp. 1-2.

      [Bookseller: David Brass Rare Books, Inc.]
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        Cyclist's.Touring Club. Monthly Gazette (1894 - 1897)

      1894 - Rare period-bound Volumes of: Cyclists' Touring Club Monthly Gazette & Official Record for January 1894 to December 1897 inclusive. That is Volumes 8 to 11 complete with their Indexes, bound into two Volumes (each of 2 years) In total approx 2000 pages. The Club was founded in 1878 and incorporated in 1887. An exceptional record of Cycling before the advent of the Motor Car, when the Bicycle (safety) had just come into vogue, relegating the (Ordinary, or Penny Farthing) into the role of Museum piece. The Gazette was a monthly magazine for members of the C.T.C. designed to keep everyone involved fully up to date on the latest machines, club events, suitable routes, performance & timed records, correspondence, the maintaining of one's machine, protective clothing and club uniform, plus much more. The Volumes are in their original binders of black leather spine and corners over black cloth boards with Gilt Emboss Titles and Bands to Spine. The bindings are sound having recent sympathic repairs to outer split between Spine & board and the contents are excellent with just the expected 'browning' after 115 years! An excellent opportunity for the Cycling Historian or enthusiast alike. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Simon Lewis Transport Books]
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        Art in Primitive Greece

      London, Chapman and Hall,, 1894. 2 volumes, large octavo. Bound in publisher's burgundy cloth, gilt titles to spine, white titles and decoration to front boards, top edge gilt. Illustrated with five hundred and forty-four engravings in the text and twenty coloured plates. A nice clean with only light shelf ware

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Die Entwicklung der Feldartillerie in Bezug auf Material, Organisation und Taktik, von 1815 bis 1892. Mit besonderer Berücksichtigung der preussischen und deutschen Artillerie auf Grund dienstlichen Materials. Drei Bände. Zweite, vervollständigte Auflage = 3. Band

      Berlin: Ernst Siegfried Mittler 1893-1894 - OLWd., XIV, 388 S; IX, 465 S.; XII, 338 S., kl. 4° mit Rückengoldprägung. Blindprägung auf beiden Decken; gemusterte Vorsätze, marmorierter Schnitt. Einige Tabellen im Text. Exemplare fast unbeschädigt u. frisch; minimal berieben. Bindung des ersten Bandes leicht gelockert. Beide Decken (1. Band) minimal beschmutzt. In sehr gutem Zustand; selten. sehr guter Zustand. * Our books are stored in our warehouse, not in the shop. If you want to visit us and see a specific book, please notify us in advance. Unsere Bücher werden nicht in unserem Geschäft, sondern in einem Lager am Stadtrand Prags verwahrt. Bitte teilen Sie uns vorher mit, wenn Sie uns besuchen und ein bestimmtes Buch ansehen wollen. * Book Language/s: de [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antikvariat Valentinska]
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        Les Orchidées Exotiques et leur culture en Europe.

      Bruxelles, chez l' auteur, 1894. Royal-8vo. pp. xiv, 1019, with 1 portrait of Linden and 141 text illustrations. New half red calf, richly gilt and ornamented spine. Important handbook. The portrait depicts Jean Linden, to whom his son Lucien dedicated this book.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat JUNK B.V. (Natural History]
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      Berlin: Geographische Verlagshandlung Dietrich Reimer, 1894. First Edition. Hardcover. Bookplate of the Field Museum of Natural History on the front pastedown with both cancelled and withdrawn small ink stamps to the title page. Covers rubbed; book cocked. Contents about Fine. Quarto (7-1/2" x 11") in publisher's original limp boards, gilt-lettered on the front cover and spine; [4], 250, [2] pages. The Birds of German East Africa illustrated with 106 figures in the text drawn from nature by Anna Held, 43 of which are delicately hand-colored. Rather scarce.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        ARCHERY The Badmington Library of sports and pastimes

      Longmans, Green and Co. London. 1894. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. Fully illustrated throughout. Fine copy in half dark green morocco binding. Spine letttered and decorated in gilt. Marbled paper on boards.

      [Bookseller: Paul Foster Books]
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        ARCHERY. The Badmington Library of sports and pastimes.

      Longmans, Green and Co. London. 1894 - FIRST EDITION. 8vo. Fully illustrated throughout. Fine copy in half dark green morocco binding. Spine letttered and decorated in gilt. Marbled paper on boards. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Paul Foster. - ABA & PBFA Member.]
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        From Edinburgh to the Antarctic. An Artist's Notes and Sketches during the Dundee Antarctic Expedition of 1892-1893.

      London, Longmans, Green and Co., 1894,. in-8vo, IX + 364 p., richly illustrated, light foxing, small legacy-stamp 'Dr. Guggisberg', original pictorial clothbound, spine with little accident. Fine copy.. Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage.

      [Bookseller: Harteveld Rare Books Ltd.]
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        From Edinburgh to the Antarctic

      Longmans, Green and Co, 1894. Hardcover. Fair/No Dustjacket. 1894. 364 pages. No dust jacket. Green, decorative boards with silver lettering. Tanned, foxed and occasionally grubby pages with bright copy and firm binding. Boards are rubbed, stained, scratched, scuffed and bowed with areas of darkening and bleaching and heavy shelf-wear and tearing to edges and corners. Evidence of some water damage to front and rear. Bubbling to rear board. The spine is sunned. torn and fraying with reasonable bumping. Text block tanned and slightly uneven. Red end papers suggest repair or private binding.

      [Bookseller: The World of Rare Books]
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        Set of The Novels

      London: Ward, Lock, and Co, 1894. 25 volumes, large and tall octavo; illustrations and plates throughout, bound in contemporary half calf and marbled boards, some spines a little scuffed. A substantial set of the Novels of Sir Walter Scott.

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        Pidgins at California Mission

      - Pen and ink drawing 10-1/2 x 14-1/4 inches, silk matted. glazed and in ornamental gilt frame, overall size18 x 22 inches. Signed lower right. Joe De Yong (1894-1975) was a traditional western painter and sculptor. Born in Missouri. he learned roping as a boy from Will Rogers. At 17 he was in charge of cattle for Tom Mix during the making of a movie, and continued on as a cowboy bit player. After becoming deaf due to spinal meningitis he studied painting with Charles Russell, learned Indian sign language and became a technical adviser for Indians for the movie industry. This pen and ink drawing of a pidgin flock inhabiting the archways of an adobe is probably one of the Carmel missions. Image is illustrated and can be viewed at:. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Randall House (ABAA)]
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        The Godman Collection. Persian Ceramic Art. Belonging To Mr. F. Ducane, F. R. S.; with Examples from other Collections. The Thirteenth Century lustred Wall-Titles. With Illustrations by the Author.

      Taylor and Francis,, London, 1894 - London, Taylor and Francis, 1894. Folio. 41 cm. XXX, 37 (1) Seiten, Appendix mit 43 Tafeln, farbige Lithographien. Original-Pappband, gebunden mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel. Eins von 200 Exemplaren. Englischsprachige Ausgabe. Hier ohne Nummerierung, mit Signatur von Henry Wallis. Mit zahlreichen farbigen Illustrationen. Einband fleckig, lichtrandig, Ecken deutlich bestoßen. Gutes Exemplar. One of 200 copies, our copy without numbering. English language edition. Signed by Henry Wallis. With many illustrations in b/w and color. Original hardcover. Corners bumped, cover spotted, partly darkened. Good copy. Original-Pappband, gebunden mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Lenzen GbR]
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        Les Demoiselles De Liré

      Paris; Boussod, Valadon Et Cie. 1894 - Steel-engraved plates, tissue-guarded with descriptive letterpress. Added t. P. Vignette. - [Edition Originale]. Finely bound in half contemporary aniline calf over matching buckram boards. Raised bands, gilt-blocked titles with slim gilt borders. Spine compartments uniformly tooled in gilt. An exceptional copy; scans etc. On request. 3 Kg. 224 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd]
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        FINE PENCIL DRAWING OF A PAIR OF SNIPE, signed and titled at lower right

      n.p, n.d - A very attractive work, showing two snipe in marsh land. Born in 1894, Green, a fine British artist and naturalist, contributed to a number or ornithological books in the 1930s and 40s; his book, "Wing-Tips, the identification of birds in flight" appeared in 1947. We have been unable to determine who the "McCarthy" is who presented this drawing to Connett, but in doing so he made him a handsome gift. A SPLENDID DRAWING WITH A DISTINGUISHED PROVENANCE Image size 7 3/4 x 11 1/2 inches; framed and glazed, overall dimensions 11 x 14 1/2 inches. Fine condition. From the collection of Eugene V. Connett, III, proprietor of The Derrydale Press, with his ink notation on the back: "Presented to me 1931 by Mc Carthy / Eugene Connett"

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Geschichte des Garde-Jäger-Bataillons, 1744 bis 1894. Nebst einem Anhang: Die 1. Kompagnie des I. Reserve-Jäger-Bataillons im Feldzuge 1870/71.

      Berlin, Mittler 1894 - Crown quarto. Pp. x, 396. Plus fine aquatint heliogravure portrait of Kaiser Wilhelm II, with his facsimile signature, as frontispiece. Plus engraved portrait of Friedrichs des Großen. Plus 6 superb chromolithograph plates, finished by hand, all printed on heavy paper, each with facing tissue guard, bound-in. Plus 10 folding lithograph maps and battle plans, mostly printed in two colours, some large, tipped-in or bound at rear. Approbation leaf with the Kaiser's facsimile signature. Footnotes, 7 appendices. Set in Gothic type. Hardcover, bound in the original attractive full cloth, cover elaborately decorated, with the royal regiment's crest gilt-stamped within gilt border and with 4 large, ornate corner-pieces; spine lettered and decorated in gilt; lower board blind stamped; brown foliage endpapers. In fine condition. A very handsome copy, in a fine state of preservation. Excellent. ~ Second, revised edition; the first published in 1889. A very impressive production covering the history of this famous battalion. The six uniform studies by G. Kriekel are particularly charming. The chromolithographs are finely printed by C. L. Keller of Berlin with rich, dense dyes, and the hand-finishing touches add depth and gloss. With excellent cartography. Scarce. KVK lists Staatsbibliothek Berlin, Deutsche Nationalbibliothek, and Göttingen. OCLC locates one copy, in New York Public Library.

      [Bookseller: Librarium of The Hague]
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        Privat zusammengestelltes Album mit 50 Photographien der Jahre 1862 bis 1909 in farbigen "Photochrome" Abzügen. - Die montierten Ansichten mit dünner Linien-Einrahmung, rechts unter dem Bild der Name F. Simm, mittig unter den Bildern die Bildbezeichnung mit Jahreszahl. Diese handgefertigten Ergänzungen zu den Photographien alle in Goldbronze ausgeführt.

      Ohne weitere Angaben zu Ort und Person, lediglich die Angabe unter den Abbildungen "F. Simm".,. - 25 hellgraue Pappbögen mit Rotschnitt, aufmontiert sind 50 Photochrome-Abzüge im Format ca.12,5 x 17 cm. (Formate nicht ganz einheitlich, Abweichungen ca. plus-minus 1 cm). - Jugendstil-Album mit Zierprägung in gold-rot, Schrauben-Bindung, Querformat ca. 32 x 22,5 cm.. Die Photochrome sind ursprünglich s./w. Fotografien die in einem aufwändigen Flachdruckverfahren über verschiedene Lithosteine mit Farben versehen wurden. Das Album enthält weitgehend Aufnahmen von Kukan (Bezirk Gablonz), zwei Bilder der Kapelle Seidenschwanz, ein Bild Warte-Schwarzbrunn, drei Fotos von Bad Schlag, eine Ansicht "Am Schrarzbrunn", drei Ansichten Gablonz, (2 x Stadt-Theater). von Kukan sind u.a. vorhanden Kukan Gewerbegasse 1894, Villa Appelt 1907, Villa Rössler 1907, Gemeinde Gaswerk 1906, Bauernhaus No.150 von 1864, Ober-Kukan 1880...etc...etc... - Alle Aufnahmen in hervorragender farbiger Bearbeitung und in beeindruckender Brillianz. Das Album mit nur geringen Zeit-bzw. Lagerspuren, insg. sehr schönes Exemplar.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Joachim Möglich]
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        Faune malacologique terrestre et fluviatile de la Nouvelle-Calédonie et de ses dépendances.

      Paris, chez H. Crosse, 1894. 8vo. pp. 317, with 4 handcoloured lithographed plates. Attractive recent half blue calf, richly gilt spine. A separate print of 'Journal de Conchyliologie'. Crosse was one of the most active contributors to this journal and he described some sixhundred new species. 'Crosse may be regarded as the doyen of systematic conchologists in France during the second half of the nineteenth century' (Dance p. 163).

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat JUNK B.V. (Natural History]
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      T. Fisher Unwin, London, 1894. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dustjacket. .. N.B. Although both volumes appear to be in original publishers binding they do not match. Vol I Cover light tan cloth with black and white illustration of surveyors on a peak. Gilt title on spine and vignette illustration. Large 8vo. xxviii, 709 pgs. fold out map and 300 illustrations by McCormick, t.e.g.. Second Vol is the scarce volume Containing the Scientific Reports. Large 8vo, viii, 127pgs (t.e.g. others uncut) portrait frontis , plus 2 large coloured folding maps in pockets at front and back. Original dark tan cloth with gilt bust of Conway and black lettering on front board and gilt title on spine. Some folds of maps repaired. Inner hinge of second volume strengthened, light shelf wear to both volumes, main volume a little faded and some bumping to ends of spine but no other defects of note. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: SPORT (Including Leisure, Pastimes); Inventory No: 9062..

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        Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1894. 31st edition

      London John Wisden & Co 1894. VG : in very good condition without dust jacket as issued. Slightly trimmed First Edition Maroon hardback cloth cover. Modern rebind 160mm x 100mm (6" x 4"). liv, 376pp + ads. Original covers not bound in.

      [Bookseller: Barter Books]
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      1894 - New and Cheaper Edition. Illustrated. London: Sampson Low, Marston & Company, 1894. Original green cloth pictorially decorated in black. "New and Cheaper Edition," issued five years after Sampson Low's first U.K. edition, in a similar binding (showing Briant diving into the water from a giant kite) and with the same illustrations. In this tale, a dozen young boys are shipwrecked without adults on a desert island, and struggle to survive during the two years they await rescue; they divide into two antagonistic groups, with quite different philosophies. This adventure has often been cited as a precursor to William Golding's rather similar LORD OF THE FLIES (1954).~This tale was first published in 1888 as DEUX ANS DE VACANCES, and in English in early 1889 by George Munro in his cheap wrappered "Seaside Library," as A TWO YEARS' VACATION. In November 1889 Sampson Low published ADRIFT IN THE PACIFIC, a hardbound illustrated ("two parts in one") version, being a different translation.~This copy has been recased within its original binding, preserving the original light yellow endpapers (reinforced at the inner hinges) -- but is otherwise near-fine (very minor rubbing of the spine gilt). Taves & Michaluk V034; Myers 1. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Sumner & Stillman [ABAA]]
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      LONDON. Edward Arnold 37 Bedford Street,Strand. [1894], 1894The First Edition of this British " Hollow Earth / Lost World " immitation of Verne's "Journey to the Centre of the Earth" by the author of " Hartmann the Anarchist " etc. Original pictorial cloth and mosaic patterned endpapers. Crown 8vo.? title vi. [list of illustrations] 235pps. Frontispiece and 5 tipped-in illustrations by H.C.Seppings Wright. A good clean sound copy of a scarce title. Loosley inserted Monkey Brand advertisement as a bookmark

      [Bookseller: John L Capes [Books Maps & Prints]]
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      - PUZZLE. DISSECTED MAP OF THE UNITED STATES. NY; McLoughlin Bros., (1894). This is a great jigsaw puzzle from McLoughlin Bros. that is housed in the original wooden box that measures 14 1/2" x 9 1/4" and is 1 1/4" high when closed. Some rubbing to box with inconsequential mend to joint inside, guide map has a few archival mends on verso else altogether in VG+ condition. The cover has a stunning patriotic chromolithograph featuring a woman holding a globe in one hand and a sword in the other and she is draped with flags. Inside are thin wooden puzzle pieces and a folded map of the United States to be used by the child as a guide in finishing the map which measures 21 1/2" wide x 13 1/3" high when completed.

      [Bookseller: Aleph-Bet Books, Inc. - ABAA]
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        Gladiators of The Prize Ring or Pugilists of America and Their Contemporaries from James J. Corbett to Tom Hyer with Biographical Sketches and Authentic Records of Their Victories and Defeats Embracing All Men of Note

      Philadelphia: Pugilistic Publishing Company. (1894). First. First edition. Folio. Cloth covered boards. Some erosion and staining to the cloth, hinges a little loose, a good only copy. Full-page photographs of boxers with biography. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        The Private Life of Napoleon

      London: Richard Bentley & Son, 1894. 2 vols., 8-7/8" x 6-1/8", engraved frontis in each volume. Bound in 1/2 red morocco, ribbed gilt decorated spines, spine panels tooled with Napoleon devices, top edges gilt, hinges fine, head and foot of spine fine.

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        Pride and Prejudice. With a Preface by George Saintsbury and Illustrations by Hugh Thomson.

      London: George Allen 1894 - First edition thus. 8vo. (xxviii), 476, (2) pp. Publisher's ornately gilt decorated green cloth with a peacock design to the upper board and spine, all edges gilt, contemporary gift inscription to the half title. Neat repair to the front hinge, a very good copy overall. Numerous illustrations.

      [Bookseller: Bow Windows Bookshop (ABA, ILAB)]
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        The Three Musketeers

      Routledge 1894 - The deluxe two volume edition , one of 750 numbered copies, this is number 626. Both volumes are very good in quarter leather binding. Comes in a custom-made collector's slipcase. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Geschichte des 1. Thüringischen Infanterie-Regiments Nr. 31. Nebst einem Verzeichnis sämmtlicher Offiziere, Ärzte und Zahlmeister welche seit der Gründung in demselben gedient haben. Zusammengestellt von Hans von Ahlefeld.

      Berlin, Ernst Mittler & Sohn, 1894 - Gr.8°, IX, 589 Seiten und und 9 (teils mehrfach gefaltet) Karten., OLwd. goldgeprägt., Min. berieben, tadell. Eine der frühen Formation des Deutschen Heeres, begründet 1815, es existierte bis 1918. 2000 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion. Series I

      Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office. 1894-1917. First Edition. Hardcover. The complete twenty-seven volume set. Original blue cloth stamped in blind on the sides and in gold on the spines. Illustrated. Very mild wear to extremities, a couple of loose leaves. Overall a near fine set. ; Octavo .

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        Die Pferdezucht in den im Reichsrathe vertretenen Königreichen und Ländern der österreichisch-ungarischen Monarchie. Die Landespferdezucht . Vol II.

      Wien. Druck und Verlag der k. k. Hof- und Staatsdruckerei. 1894 - II Band. Vol II only. Hardback, no d/w. 488pp. 14 coloured maps (14 Hippologischen Karten). Red cloth boards with elaborate blindstamped decoration to front and back board and gilt titles to spine. Some general wear to boards and waterstain to edge of boards has bled through to leading edge of endpapers. The maps were attached by very slight glueing to the leading edge of the following page, surprise! a few of these have become detached, but still remain in pristine condition. Overall a perfectly acceptable copy of a very rare book. Text in German. Heavy book, will incur extra postage. The Horses in the Reichsrath kingdoms and countries represented in the Austro-Hungarian monarchy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Dictionnaire universel de cuisine et d’hygiène alimentaire - Modification de l’homme par l’alimentation

      - Paris, 1894. 4 volumes In/4 demi-chagrin rouge, dos à nerfs à fleurons et titres dorés, illustrations in-texte, 1940 p., 4 ff. Petites usures sur les mors ; manque de papier aux coins du volume 4.Fruit de dix années de travail, cet ouvrage répertorie par ordre alphabétique recettes, moyens réfrigérants, végétaux. bref, tout ce qui a un rapport avec l’alimentation de l’homme. Vicaire col. 356 pour la première édition de 1883.

      [Bookseller: Philippe Lucas Livres Anciens]
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        The Yellow Fairy Book.

      Longmans, London 1894 - The fourth Fairy book. Illustrated in b/w by H.J. Ford. 321pp. Thick 12mo, original ornate gilt-stamped pictorial yellow cloth, a.e.g. (ownership bookplates, otherwise a fine bright copy). London & New York: Longmans Green and Co., 1894. First Edition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      New York: The Century Co., 1894. First edition. About fine in complete dust jacket with some spine wear and edge chipping. Remarkably bright and fine copy with minor evidence of bookplate removal. Ownership page filled in. First edition. Quarto. xii, 144p. Illustrated throughout with drawings by Palmer Cox. Bound in color-printed and glazed boards. The Brownies' Fourth Book.

      [Bookseller: First Folio]
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        Reminiscences and Souvenirs of the Assassination of Abraham Lincoln

      Washington: Press of Rufus H. Darby, 1894. Leather Bound. Very Good. 8vo. Fully bound in contemporary dark brown leather with modern leather on spine. Originally a softcover volume bound in green paper. Blind embossed decorative borders on boards. Tight binding and solid boards. Tight binding and solid boards. Minor shelf wear. Slight rubbing to boards. Bumping to corners. Moderate scuffing to spine. Brown marbled endpapers. Inside cover (softcover) chipping slightly at edges. Clean, unmarked pages. Various illustrations. Includes photographs of individuals involved in the assassination, as well as unique ephemera, such as the bedspread and pillow cases used on the bed on which Lincoln died. An interesting volume in a unique custom binding. An excellent addition to the library of any Civil War-era history enthusiast. Please feel free to view our photographs of this lovely volume. Ships daily.

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        Histoire de fécamp illustrée.

      - Complet en deux volumes, demi-reliure chagrin, couvertures conservées, 22X14 cm, 1894 édition originalle, 286+380 pages, 67 planches en noir, L Durand et fils imprimeur éditeur. Un des 60 exemplaires nominatifs numérotés imprimé sur papier Japon (Le tirage est de 310 exemplaires : 60 sur japon et 230 sur papier blanc teinté). Bel exemplaire en excellent état.

      [Bookseller: Latulu]
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        Jahrlinge 1894

      N.p.: Privately published 1894 - Unique photo album of thoroughbred yearlings in Germany. Oblong leather-bound octavo. Nine mounted photographs preceded by tipped-in pages with information related to the horses. Each image is shot in precisely the same location; an early example of a typological study. Hint of foxing (not to the images), a little worn at the edges with a small tear at the head of the spine; a very good copy in gilt-tooled beige leather. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, ABAA]
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        The Jungle Books

      Macmillan And Co. 1894 - First UK editions. The Jungle Book, 1895. The Second Jungle Book, 1895. Both books in near fine condition to very good . The Jungle Book has a bookplate attached along one side to front free end paper; cracking of paper at gutters; very slight soiling to front cover; very good. The Second Jungle Book shows slight rubbing to board edges and spine ends; near fine. Both books have gilded page edges that are intact. Each book has writing from previous owners on the front free end paper. Both books come each in its own fold-out cover; the books are then housed in a custom-made slipcase. The slipcase has some water damage and soiling. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bookbid]
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        Autograph letter signed, in German, to Alfred R. v. Dutezinski

      Leipzig 1894 - Wundt, Wilhelm (1832-1920). Autograph letter signed, in German, to Alfred R. v. Dutezinski (identified in a different hand on the verso of the second leaf). Leipzig, March 25, 1894. 1 page plus blank leaf. 196 x 125 mm. Fine.From Wilhelm Wundt, known as the "father of experimental psychology," who established psychology as a separate science and founded one of the first formal laboratories for psychological research (at the University of Leipzig). He is one of the founding figures of modern psychology. His letter may be translated as follows:"Dear Sir, My best thanks for sending your work to me. It deals with a subject in which I am very interested and I certainly will give my whole attention to your [thesis?] as soon as my own work leads to this subject. Yours very truly, W. Wundt." [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        The Works of Charles Dickens; Complete in 32 Vols

      Houghton Mifflin: Boston. Near Fine. 1894. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Large Paper Edition; #121 of 500 copies printed. Bound in brown polished calf over marbled boards, gilt spine decor and lettering, gilt page tops, marbled endpapers. With critical and bibliographical introductions by Edwin Percy Whipple and others, illustrated with steel portraits and engravings from the original designs by Browne, Cruikshank, Leech, and others. Each volume has a colored plate in front. Occasional rubbing to extremities, and some volumes have small scratches in the leather spines. Binder is not noted, but this is a quite handsome Dickens set and a wonderful addition to your library. .

      [Bookseller: Parnassus Books]
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        The "Red and White" Book of Menzies . the history of Clan Menzies and its Chiefs.

      Privately Printed, Glasgow. 1894 - 4to. Pp xxiv, (iv, subscriber's list), 529. 46 plates. Original cloth with printed paper title label to spine. Damp staining to front board and, much less, to lower spine and rear board. The staining has penetrated a little and affected the lower front corners through to the title page. Otherwise clean, tight and sound. No.32/100 copies, "large paper de luxe", signed by the author. Extra postage at cost will be required. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Leakey's Bookshop Ltd.]
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