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      . Zustand: Muy Bien Einband: Encuadernacion de tapa dura 2 Edicion. Madrid. 1894. 22X16. 862Pag+110 apendice. Pasta espanola con tejuelo. 2 edicion. Profusamente ilustrada (240 grabados). Ref. 9.5 Biblioteca A.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Anticuaria Marc & Antiques]
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        The Banditti of the Plains, or the Cattlemen's Invasion of Wyoming in 1892

      Cheyenne, WY, 1894. First Edition, First Printing 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fantastic association copy with signature from Wild Bunch gang member William Ellsworth "Elzy" Lay on front endpaper. Lay was Butch Cassidy's second-in-command, outranking the Sundance Kid. He was indispensable in the execution of the 1897 Castle Gate, UT payroll robbery and the infamous 1899 Wyoming train job. Eventually, he left the outlaw lifestyle and settled down with family as a businessman in southern California. According to the family, the last few pages and endpapers are missing because Lay tore them out on which to write his will. The book itself is no less legendary, with the expose of the Wyoming Stock Grower's Association by a journalist who had come to the state to edit their official publication and eventually took sympathy with the side of the Wyoming settlers. The cattle barons and the WSGA repeatedly attempted to wipe Mercer's book from existence, through his arrest and harassment and arson of his press. Brown cloth boards are frayed along edges, a third of spine is torn away, front board becoming detached and quite fragile. Text is clean and free of markings. Six Guns 1478, Herd 1474, Graff 2750, Howes M522, Six-Score 79.

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        Secrets of the Prison House or Gaol Studies and Sketches. Two volumes

      London Chapman & Hall 1894. VG : in very good condition. Teg First Edition Half-leather on burgundy cloth boards 230mm x 160mm (9" x 6"). 480pp, 516pp. B/w illustrations throughout by George Rowlandson. Finely bound by Sangorski and Sutcliffe.

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        Das Haus Rud. Ibach Sohn, Barmen - Köln, 1794 - 1894 - Ein Rückblick beim Eintritt in das zweite Jahrhundert seines Bestehens - Den Freunden zu eigen - Barmen 1894

      Eigenverlag, Barmen 1894 - Prachtausgabe der zum 100. Firmenjubiläum der Firma Pianos - Rud. Ibach Sohn, Barmen, herausgebrachten Festschrift. Mit zahlreichen Faksimiledrucken und Stichen. Jubiläums-Denkblatt von Prof. Gysis in Farbe. Geschichte der Familie Ibach, Geschichte der Firmengündung, Barmer Stammfabrik in Barmen, Pianino-Fabrik in Schwelm, Faksimiles von handschr. Briefen Franz Liszts und Richard Wagners, in denen über Ibach-Pianos gesprochen wird. Japanisches Zimmer im Museum von Rud. Ibach Sohn. Zahlreiche Entwürfe zu Gedenkblättern. Zahlreiche Abbildungen von Pianino-Entwürfen, 1. Teil: Entwürfe, hervorgegangen aus dem Preisausschreiben von 1883, 2. Teil: Entwürfe, hervorgegangen aus dem Preisausschreiben 1891. Gedenkblatt-Entwurf von Carl Schmidt. Gedenkblatt-Entwurf von Carl Adam. Instrumente, hervorgegangen aus den Werkstätten von Rud. Ibach Sohn. 132 S. Einbanddeckel mit erhaben geprägtem, mehrfarbigen neoklassizistischem Buchschmuck, Hinterdeckel mit Firmensignet, Vorderdeckel zeigt Pan, sich eine Flöte schnitzend, als Allegorie der Musik. Roter Farbschnitt. Einband und Rücken gering bestoßen, Rücken und ein Teil des Hinterdeckels etwas berieben, Schnitt kaum angeschmutzt, Seiten etwas angebräunt, äußerst selten sehr leicht angeschmutzt, sehr selten mit kleinen Rostflecken der Klammerbindung am Buchsteg, guter Zustand. ca. 1200 gr. Size: 4° [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Jungle Book. With Illustrations by J. L. Kipling, W. H. Drake, and P. Frenzery Together with: The Second Jungle Book, with Illustrations by J. Lockwood Kipling

      London: Macmillan & Co., 1894, 1894. 1894-1895. 2 volumes, both FIRST EDITIONS. 8vo. Bound in original blue cloth, gilt, with coated black endpapers, all edges gilt. A solid pair with a little rubbing to the gilt of first volume, slight discolour to boards, no inscriptions or bookplates, occasional spotting; a very good pair. The 'Jungle Books' is a collection of short stories, the best-known being the three tales revolving around the adventures of the abandoned 'man cub' Mowgli who is raised by wolves in the Indian jungle. The most famous of the other stories are probably 'Rikki-Tikki-Tavi', the story of a heroic mongoose, and 'Toomai of the Elephants', the tale of a young elephant-handler. Stewart [123, 132]

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        Philosophie occulte : La Science des Esprits. Révélation du dogme secret des kabbalistes. Esprit occulte des Evangiles. Appréciation des doctrines et des phénomènes spirites. Nouvelle édition. [Et] : Le Catéchisme de la Paix. Suivi de : Quatrains sur la Bible. Et de : La Bible de la Liberté (extraits).

      Paris, Félix Alcan (ancienne librairie Germer Baillière et Cie) et Chamuel, 1894 et 1896. 2 ouvrages réunis en 1 fort volume in - 8 (14,5 x 23 cm), relié demi - chagrin marron, dos à 5 nerfs filetés, orné de 4 fleurons dorés, nom de l'auteur et titre apposés en caractères dorés, coiffe et pied filetés, plats recouverts de papier marbré, gardes en papier peigné, 1 feuillet blanc liminaire + plat supérieur du 1er ouvrage conservé + 2 feuillets (faux - titre et titre) + 507 pages (préface, texte, supplément et table des matières) + catalogue de l'éditeur de 32 pages + plat inférieur du même ouvrage conservé + plat supérieur du second ouvrage conservé + 2 feuillets (faux - titre et titre) + 238 pages (texte et table) + 2 feuillets (adresse de l'imprimeur et blanc final). (Papier partiellement jauni comportant des rousseurs, ainsi que quelques petites réparations ou légères pliures dans certaines marges ; annotation peu lisible apposée sur le plat supérieur d'origine du 1er ouvrage ; signature du possesseur figurant sur 1er faux - titre ; quelques petits manques de papier sur les plats d'origine conservés ; très légères éraflures sur le cuir de la reliure, sans gravité). INTERESSANT RECUEIL DANS UNE AGREABLE RELIURE. Notre exemplaire contient : la 2e édition de La Science des Esprits (la 1ère datant de 1865) et l'édition originale du Catéchisme de la Paix. Voici le jugement que portait la Librairie Chacornac, dans un de ses catalogues pour l'année 1936, sur le 2e livre et les fragments qui le complètent : "La réunion du Catéchisme de la Paix et des extraits de la Bible de la Liberté nous montre deux aspects typiques d'Eliphas Lévi. La Bible de la Liberté est un hymne socialistico - mystique écrit par l'auteur en 1840, lorsque la misère lui tenait au coeur ; par contre, le Catéchisme de la Paix, écrit vers 1870, est un appel à la mansuétude, dans l'amour du prochain." La Science des Esprits, dans sa première partie, relate l'Histoire de Jésus selon les Talmudistes. Les chapitres suivants examinent les théories formulées par les Kabbalistes sur les anges et les démons ; puis, celles, plus généralement admises par les sociétés humaines, depuis l'Antiquité jusqu'au Moyen Age, au sujet des phénomènes inexpliqués (nécromancie, fantômes, visions, etc.). On remarquera que l'auteur redevient pleinement catholique toutes les fois qu'il réfute les supercheries spirites.

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      1894 - Being a Set of Twelve Stories by [twelve different authors] with Twelve Illustrations by [twelve different illustrators]. London: Blackie and Son, 1894. Original dark blue cloth decorated in orange and green. First Edition of this anthology of twelve original tales (for adults) accompanied by twelve illustrations. Henty's contribution is "A Shark's Fin" (illustrated by Frank Brangwyn) -- which Newbolt notes is "probably his only adult fiction published by Blackie." Newbolt also notes that there is no copy at the British Library.~This copy is in very good-plus condition (minor rubbing at the extremities). Quite a difficult book for Henty collectors to find. Newbolt 141.1. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Le Livre des Splendeurs contenant le Soleil judaïque, la Gloire chrétienne et l'Etoile flamboyante. Etudes sur les origines de la Kabbale, avec des recherches sur les Mystères de la Franc - Maçonnerie suivies de la Profession de foi et des Eléments de Kabbale. Appendice par PAPUS. (Et) : Le Grand Arcane ou L'Occultisme dévoilé.

      Paris, Chamuel, 1894 et 1898. 2 ouvrages réunis en 1 fort volume in - 8 (13,5 x 22 cm), relié demi - basane noire, dos à 4 nerfs, décoré de filets dorés et de filets à froid, titres dorés, plats et tranches mouchetés, gardes marbrées, 3 feuillets (blanc liminaire, faux - titre et titre du 1er ouvrage) + VII pages (préface) + 333 pages (texte, appendice et table) + VIII pages (incluant faux - titre, titre, lettre - préface du baron SPEDALIERI à l'éditeur et introduction du second ouvrage) + 396 pages (note de l'éditeur, texte et table) + 1 feuillet blanc final. Avec 2 figures dans le corps du second texte. (Quelques éraflures sur la basane ; papier de reliure du plat supérieur et coins légèrement frottés sans gravité ; papier partiellement jauni comportant des rousseurs, des pliures angulaires ainsi que des réparations discrètes dans certaines marges). IMPORTANT RECUEIL DANS UNE BONNE RELIURE. Editions originales de ces deux oeuvres, qui en réalité n'en font qu'une, puisque la seconde sert de complément à la première. Caillet (tome I, page 386, n° 2579) voit dans Le Livre des Splendeurs "un ouvrage de haute portée sociale et philosophique dont le contenu justifie amplement le titre." Quant au Grand Arcane, qui est posthume, c'est, selon notre bibliographe, "le testament de l'auteur, (...) le plus important et le dernier de ses livres sur la science occulte" (cf. notice n° 2575). Bibliotheca Esoterica (page 152, n° 1471) recommande la lecture de l'Appendice, établi par Papus, qui "contient non seulement une étude très détaillée sur la doctrine d'Eliphas Lévi, mais aussi des documents et des renseignements sur ses différents disciples." Sont étudiés dans Le Livre des Splendeurs les sujets suivants : L'Idra Suta ou le Grand Synode, commentaire du Siphra Dzeniuta, par S. Ben - Jochaï ; les légendes maçonniques extraites d'un rituel du VIIIe siècle ; l'Histoire du Chevalier de Léon ; le Baphomet, etc. Le Grand Arcane nous révèle trois aspects de l'occultisme : le Mystère hiératique, le Mystère royal et le Mystère sacerdotal. Il est question, au long de ces chapitres, du magnétisme, de la divination, des rites sacrés ou maudits, etc.

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        Balades Dans Paris. Au Moulin de la Galette- a L'Hotel Drouot- Sur les Quais - Au Luxembourg . Notes Inedites Par MM. E. R., Paul Eudel, B.-H. Gausseron & Adolphe Rette

      Paris: Les "Bibliophiles Contemporains", 1894. Small 4to, unbound signatures in color pictorial wrappers as issued. One of 180 copies with a second suite in black and white. the name of the bibliophile for whom it was intended has been effaced. Preserved in a later custom clamshell box. Four beautiful Art Nouveau illustrations in color of fin-de-siecle Paris, each central image: a night club, the auction house, the quays and the Luxembourg gardens, surrounded by monochrome vignettes in the margins incorporating various related scenes. Lovely wide floral border in color to the text and vignettes in black and white. An exquisite book invoking the Belle Epoque.. Color Pictorial Wrappers. Fine. Illus. by Alexandre Lunois. Small 4to.

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        The Ingoldsby Legends, or, Myths and Marvels. Complete in three volumes

      London: Richard Bentley and Son, 1894. Eighty-eighth edition. Tiny scrape at the upper cover of volume one, hint of rubbing, small label of Henry Sotheran at the first blank in volume one, modest foxing at early & late blanks & at or adjacent to plates, a Near Fine set. 8vos, extra illustrated tittle pages, numerous plates: xliv, 283; x, 336; viii, 280 pages. Contemporary full brown tree calf by Worsfold (signed), the spines in six compartments separated by raised bands, elaborately decorated in gilt, with three gilt-letterd maroon or brown morocco spine labels on each volume, top edges gilt, marbled endpapers & gilt inner dentelles. A sumptuous set further enhanced by the illustrations of George Cruikshank, Du Maurier, John Leech, John Tenniel, and others.

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        The Jungle Book

      London and New York: Macmillan and Co., 1894 1st ed, 1 issue, VG, 1 pl + 35 illust. In full contemporary gilt pictorial blue cloth, corners rubbed. Spine, soiled slightly, gilt tooling and titles. Internally, a.e.g, dark green endpapers, MS ownership dedication (Williams Wynn 1894), half title, tissue guarded frontis, publishers marque to verso, [5], (vi) only, [2], [2], 3-212 pp, 1 pl, 35 illustrations (B&W, 19 of which are full page), 7 illustrated headers, printed by R&R Clark, Edinburgh, small almost invisible mark to front cover right corner, small cloth repair to spine base, there were 7000 copies printed, reprinted twice in 1894, 1895, then once each in 1896, 97, 98 & 1899. (Richards A76. Martindell 61. Grolier 185). The adventures of Mowgli, a boy reared by a pack of wolves, and the wild animals of the jungle. Seven stories, seven poems. There has yet been no writer of short stories in English to challenge his achievement, which ranges through space from India to the home counties, and through time from Stone Age man to the contemporary world of football matches and motor cars. These stories, moreover, exhibit every kind of treatment, from the farcical to the tragic, and their structures vary from the simplest anecdote to the most complex and allusive philosophical fiction, dense enough to support endless exegesis and commentary. See ODNB.

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        Partial working manuscript from ?The Forests? chapter of Muir?s ?The Mountains of California,? darkly penned by John Muir

      Autograph Manuscript, part of a page from Muir?s working manuscript of ?The Mountains of California,? 1p, 8.25? x 12.25?. Not signed. No date, but the book was published in October 1894. Fine condition. Numbered ?58? by Muir at top, he begins writing halfway down the page. In full, ?The Two-leafed-Pine. Tamarac-Pine. (Pinus contorta) This hardy little pine forms the bulk of the Alpine forests, extending along the range above the fir belt to a height of about 9500 feet. At this elevation?There are a few differences between Muir?s working manuscript here offered and his actual final version published in Chapter 8 The Forests: ?Two-Leaved, Or Tamarack, Pine (Pinus contorta, var. Marrayana) This species forms the bulk of the alpine forests, extending along the range, above the fir zone, up to a height of from 8000 to 9500 feet above the sea?

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        History of British Columbia from It's Earliest Discovery to the Present Time

      London: Sampson Low, Marston & Company 1894, 1st Edition. () xvii,568 pp.. Near fine. Octavo. Bound in presentation full red morocco. Gilt decoration on both boards. Spine ruled in six compartments. Gilt inner dentelles. Patterned endpapers to match. All edges gilt. Tipped in errata. Binding by M.J. Mansell. Folding map at rear. Frontispiece of the author. Numerous black and white illustrations mostly in text. Other than a touch of light wear a spectacular copy. Lowther 1097, Lande 945. Inscribed and signed by the author "To the Right Hon. The Marquis of Lorne as a Silver Wedding Present form the author Alexander Begg 21st. March 1896." A spectacular association copy in a wonderful binding. The Marquis of Lorne was John George Edward Henry Douglas Sutherland Campbell, 9th Duke of Argyll. He became Canada's youngest Governor General at the age of 33..

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        Kronberg, Gartenwinkel mit Treppe und Laubbäumen sowie zwei Putten auf einer Bank.

      . Bleistift, braun laviert, auf grünlichem Velin, rechts unten bezeichnet und datiert "Cronberg 1894.". 20,9:28,5 cm. Provenienz: Nachlaß Friedrich Schmöle.. Die Malerin und Zeichnerin Mathilde Schmöle war seit 1876 mit dem Frankfurter Kaufmann F.P. Schmöle (1844-1924) verheiratet, der 1904 seinen Beruf aufgab, um sich ganz dem Malen und Reisen zu widmen. Nach der Vita ihres Mannes, der sich 1872 ein Landhaus in Kronberg erbauen ließ und dort in Kontakt trat mit den örtlichen Malern, könnte sie mit diesem gemeinsam bis 1905 Studienfahrten in die nähere Umgebung Frankfurts, nach Wetzlar und Braunfels sowie zwischen 1905 und 1913 nach Belgien und Holland, an die deutsche Nordseeküste, nach Sylt, Helgoland, in die Schweiz und nach Norditalien unternommen haben. Sie malte Landschaften, Porträts und Genrebilder. In engem brieflichem Kontakt stand sie mit Berta Riehl, Ehefrau des Kulturhistorikers und Novellisten W.H. Riehl, dessen Tochter Helene Riehl (geb. 1850) eine Landschaftsmalerin wurde. Laut einer überlieferten schriftlichen Anmerkung der Künstlerin war sie in Weimar eine Schülerin des Malers und Radierers F. Preller d. Ä. (1804-1878).

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        Gruppe von fünf Mädchenakten in einer Landschaft.

      . Lithographie, auf chamoisfarbenem China, signiert. Darstellungsgröße 27,2:38,8 cm, Blattgröße 37:49,1 cm. Deutlich wird hier Teichmanns Nähe zur Mitte des 19. Jahrhunderts einsetzenden Lebensreform-Bewegung und der in diesem Zusammenhang propagierten Freikörperkultur.. Idi Teichmann studierte 1894-1897 Porträtmalerei in Frankfurt am Main bei J. Welsch (1832-1899). 1897/1898 hielt sie sich für einen längeren Zeitraum in Manchester auf. 1902 reiste sie nach Neapel, anschließend kehrte sie in ihre Geburtsstadt zurück. Bis 1911 malte sie in Öl Akte, Bildnisse und Interieurs. Dann betätigte sie sich ausschließlich als Zeichnerin und Graphikerin, Hauptmotiv waren Mädchenakte. Zeichnungen und Lithographen von ihr befinden sich in den Graphischen Sammlungen von Dresden und München.

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      . Zustand: Muy Bien Einband: Encuadernacion de tapa dura. Paris. 1894. 27X18. 2Vol en 1 Obra. 341Pag+XVI+742Pag. Holandesa. Profusamente ilustrado. Recopilacion de multiples recetas del mundo de la cocina. Raro ejemplar. Ref 3.4 Biblioteca A.

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        Partial working manuscript from Muir?s ?The Mountains of California,? full page handwritten by Muir in ink and pencil ? parts of two chapters ? over 150 words in Muir?s hand!

      Autograph Manuscript from Muir?s working manuscript of ?The Mountains of California,? 1p, 8.5? x 12.25?. Not signed. No date, but the book was published in October 1894. Light spotting. Fine condition.Numbered ?7? by Muir in the upper right, he first darkly pens, in full, ?In the strictly Alpine forests there is but little of that sublime wind-waving as characteristic of those of the lower zones. The burly Junipers about as thick as they are high some of them eight or ten feet in diameter are.?There are a few differences between the above and his actual final version published in Chapter 10 A Wind-storm in the Forests: ?Little, however, of this noble tree-waving and tree-music will you see or hear in the strictly alpine portion of the forests. The burly Juniper, whose girth sometimes more than equals its height, is about as rigid as the rocks on which it grows.?Inverting the page, Muir then works on Chapter 9 The Douglas Squirrel, numbering it ?3.? In f

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        Les Mois. Douze Compositions.

      G. De Malherbe, Paris 1894 - Paris: G. De Malherbe (1894 or 1896). 4to, original printed gray wrappers, slightly soiled; plates fine. A ravishing series of twelve color plates, one for each month, designed for the calendar of La Belle Jardinière, a Parisian department store, depicting pretty young women tending their gardens; the gardens and the women’s clothes and activities change with the seasons. The plates are engraved on wood and printed on vellum in "Gillotage," an early form of photolithography invented by Grasset’s friend Firmin Gillot. The work is particulary lovely on vellum as compared to the paper examples. Harvard, Turn of a Century, 50: ". a lady’s book à la mode with comely maidens dressed in ‘aesthetic’ free-flowing costumes. these garden settings are a foil for his sense of formalized surface patterns.". Size: 4to [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        MATERIALS FOR THE STUDY OF VARIATION TREATED WITH SPECIAL REGARD TO DISCONTINUITY IN THE ORIGIN SPECIES. (Exhibited at the Printing and the Mind of Man Exhibition at Earl's Court. PMM 356)

      London:: Macmillan,, 1894. First Edition. Very Good+. A Very Good+ hardback First Edition First Printing in original green cloth binding with gilt lettering spine. Mild cover edge wear, foxing edges, foxing first and last few pages. 8vo. xv, 598 pp. + Ads. 204 illustrations in text.

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        Mädchenakt mit wehendem Haar und flatterndem Tuch, rechts zwei Detailstudien des linken Armes.

      . Bleistift, weiß gehöht, auf bräunlichem Velin, rechts unten in Kurzform signiert. 28,8:21 cm.. Zunächst absolvierte Bürck 1894-1897 eine Lehre als Dekorationsmaler in München, daneben besuchte er 1895-1897 die dortige Kunstgewerbeschule bei T. Spieß (1846-1920), F. Widmann (1846-1910) und K.M. Gebhardt (1834-1915). Seine Tätigkeit lag in dieser Zeit auf dem Buchdekor, vereinzelt auch auf kunstgewerblichen Entwürfen, etwa für Teppiche, Tapeten, Schmuck und Porzellan. 1899 wurde er auf Veranlassung von Großherzog Ernst Ludwig von Hessen Gründungsmitglied der Darmstädter Künstlerkolonie. 1902/03 leitete er die Buchgewerbeklasse der Kunstgewerbe- und Handwerkerschule in Magdeburg. 1905-1908 lebte er in Rom, anschließend kehrte er nach München zurück, wo er bis zu seinem Tode lebte. Nach einer ersten Orientierung am floralen Jugendstil, schloß er sich nach 1900 dem strengeren, abstrakt-linearen Jugendstil der Darmstädter an. Nach seinem Darmstädter Aufenthalt wandte er sich immer mehr der Graphik und Malerei zu, die er ab 1904 ausschließlich pflegte. Die zwischen 1904 und 1922 veröffentlichten zahlreichen Mappenwerke zeigen mit ihren Landschaften oder Blättern mit allegorischen und symbolischen Themen eine Orientierung an M. Klinger (1857-1920) und A. Kubin (1877-1959). Ab 1913 gestaltete er überwiegend alpine Landschaften, dekorative Figurenbilder und Porträts.

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        Actes de la Commune de Paris pendant la Révolution. Collection des documents relatifs à l'histoire de Paris pendant la Révolution Française.

      1894 - Livre d'occasion 15 forts vol. in-8, reliés demi-chagrin bordeaux moderne, dos à nerfs, titres dorés, petit fer doré représentant un bonnet phrygien ente les nerfs, plats et gardes marbrés, tranches mouchetées.index, corrections et additions, tables. Plus de 10 000 pages! Collection comprenant la série 1:Tomes I à VII (les tomes 3 et 4 sont brochés), couvrant la période allant du 25 juillet 1789 au 8 octobre 1790 - La deuxième série est complète en 8 tomes couvrant la période allant du 9 octobre 1790 au 18 novembre 1791 et renouvellement de la Municipalité définitive (25 octobre 1791-24 février 1792). Le titre de ce dernier volume porte les noms de Sigismond Lacroix et René Farge. Condition : Ensemble en excellente condition, bien reliés pour 13 des 15 volumes. rare complet. 12000g. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Jungle Book

      London: Macmillan & Co, 1894: First Edition, First Printing, with no subsequent printings mentioned. True first edition, as the UK edition precedes the American. In Good condition, with recently replaced end papers. Pages show age toning, soiling and wear, with a few creased corners and some overall signs of handling. Previous owner name in faded ink on front free end paper, dated July 18, 1894. Boards show edge wear, rubbing, soiling, scuffing and spotting. Spine darkened and worn on the ends, corners worn. Rubbing to gilt stamping. First Edition.

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        Heptameron of the Tales of Margaret, Queen of Navarre, The

      1894. Tales of LoveBeautifully Bound by RiviéreMARGUERITE OF NAVARRE. The Heptameron of the Tales of Margaret, Queen of Navarre. Newly Translated into English from the Authentic Text of M. Le Roux de Lincy. With an essay upon The Heptameron by George Saintsbury, M.A. Also the original seventy-three full-page engravings designed by S. Freudenberg. And one hundred and fifty head and tail pieces by Dunker. In five volumes. London: Printed for the Society of English Bibliophilists, 1894.Limited to 312 copies (this being #143). Five octavo volumes (8 11/16 x 5 3/8 inches; 222 x 136 mm.). Engraved plates and head- and tail-pieces. Bound by [Riviére] for Bumpus in full crushed levant red morocco. Triple gilt borders on covers with gilt armorial shield in center of upper cover. Smooth spines decoratively tooled in gilt in compartments, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers. A very fine set.The Heptameron, a collection of tales of love, composed by Marguerite, sister of Francis I and Queen of Navarre (1492-1549). Only seventy-two of the intended 100 tales were completed. The name “Heptameron” (“Seven Days”), was first given to the collection in 1559, on the analogy of Boccaccio’s Decameron (see The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature).

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        HERE AND THERE. A Book of Transformation Pictures.

      London, Ernest Nister, printed in Bavaria, (1894).Dated from British Library accession date (1894). 4to, 250 x 200 mm, 9¾ x 7½ inches, green cloth backed glazed boards with delightful chromolithograph illustration on upper cover of 2 little dogs begging to a little girl with long blond curls in white winter clothes, floral endpapers, 9 text pages. 6 very pretty coloured transformation pictures with horizontal slats and tab at bottom to pull. 4 are of delightful young children, some with toys or dolls, 1 shows a dressed kitten blowing bubbles which changes to another dressed kitten stealing jam, the last shows Father Christmas seated on the bed of 2 tiny children sorting toys from his sack, which changes to morning and the same children with their presents. Poems by F.E. Weatherly. Expertly recased, corners very slightly worn, lower cover very lightly soiled, title page slightly browned. Occasional slight pale fingermarks, few very small closed tears at corners of picture frames with old clear tape repairs, or around tabs, 1 with old neat paper repair, 1 tab expertly replaced. All movables working perfectly. A very good copy. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        Lille Eyolf. Skuespil i tre akter.

      København 1894. 8vo. 184 s. Orig. komp. helsjirtingbd. med helt gullsnitt. (Lysegrått).. *Friskt og velholdt eks

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        Nos contemporaines. La femme a Paris. Notes successives sur les Parisiennes de ce temps dans leurs divers milieux, etats et condictions. Illustrations de Pierre Vidal.

      Paris, Ancienne Maison Quantin, 1894.. 4°. 2 Bl., VI, 328 S., 3 Bl. Mit 320 teils kolor. Illustr. im Text und 40 Tafeln (20 in doppeltem Zustand: s/w. mit Remarken und kolor.). Blauer Ldr.-Bd. mit goldgepr. Rückentitel und Rückenverzierung, dreifacher Deckelfiletierung, Innenkantenvergoldung und Kopfgoldschnitt, farbig illustr. OBr. und O.-Seidendeckeln mit Stickereien eingebunden (sign. P. Claessens fils).. No. LXVII von 110 numerierten Exemplaren auf Papier Japon. - Mit heraldischem Exlibris von Eric Hamoir. - (Kanten leicht berieben. 2 Seiten im unteren Rand fleckig). - Reliure plein cuir, dos dore, filets dores et tranche doree, couvertures conservees, chemises (broderie sur soie) conservees (sign. P. Claessens fils). Avec 40 planches (20 en double etat: en noir avec remarques et 20 coloriees a la main). - (Dos legeremenet frotte. Deux pages tachees).

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        The Castle of the Carpathians Jules Verne 1894 1st Ed

      The Merriam Co 1894 - The book is in good condition. There is some light wear and light rubbing to the outside boards. There is a signature in front and it seems as if a bookplate was removed in the front. There are no markings of any other kind. There is some wear to the hinges. There is some fading to the spine. The book contains all 38 black and white illustrations. There is some very light staining at the bottom edge of the first few pages. The tissue guard over the frontspiece is missing a small piece along the bottom edge. The pages are clean and free of any foxing. This is a First Edition, printed by The Merriam Co in 1894. One of Jules Verne's hardest to find works, this book is a rare find in any condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Hunting and Adventure From Natal to the Zambesi Including Lake Ngami, The Kalahari Desert, etc. From 1852 to 1860.

      Richard Bentley and Son, London. 1894 - 3rd edition. 428 pages, engraved frontis portrait of the author, title printed in red and black, folding map of South Africa, 46 illustrations, 10 being full page. Original brown cloth binding with gilt lions head on upper cover, gilt tooling on spine. A very fine bright example. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: John & Judith Head]
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        Die Schweizerische Armee 1894.

      Genf, Ch. Eggimann, 1894 - 2°, 4 Bl., 73 S (Text), 34 mehrfarb. Lithographien, OLwd. goldgeprägt., Deckel min. Einrisse im Gelenk, etwas fleckig. Innen sauber. Barth 25705. Vorwort v. Oberst Frey, Bildlegenden in Deutsch und Französisch. - David Estoppey, David (1862-1952), Peintre, dessinateur et lithographe. Paysages. Caricature politique et illustration. Elève de Barthélemy Menn à Genève. Camarade de Ferdinand Hodler 3500 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      Methuen 1894 - First edition. Original green ribbed cloth, lettered in gilt to spine and upper cover. Author's presentation copy, inscribed by the author to his wife, "To my dear wife / Arthur Morrison / November 9th 1894" A near fine copy, bright and crisp with a small mark to the upper cover. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Pride & Prejudice

      London: George Allen,, 1894. With a Preface by George Saintsbury and Illustrations by Hugh Thomson. Octavo. Original green cloth, spine and upper board elaborately gilt blocked with peacock design, titles to spine and front board gilt, all edges gilt, green coated endpapers. Frontispiece (complete with tissue-guard) and illustrations throughout by Hugh Thomson. Ends of spine and corners lightly bumped, newspapers clipping relating to Austen tipped in at front free endpaper, gift inscription to half title page with mild toning, small newspaper strip pasted to verso of endpaper top edge, occasional spotting to pages, gilt lightly rubbed at spine, a very good copy. First Thomson edition, first impression. A handosme copy. Thomson's "light touch and feeling for period manners provide a charming and accessible gloss to the author's work" (ODNB).

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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      . Zustand: Excelente Einband: Encuadernacion de tapa dura. Madrid. 1894. Desde sus origenes hasta nuestros dias.Con un Apendice que comprende la legislacion interior de los paises que forman la Union Postal Universal - 480 paginas incluyendo Apendice y Prologo. Ref-9.2 Biblioteca A.

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        The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

      London: George Newnes, 1894 First edition, first printing. Illustrated by Sidney Paget. Publisher's dark blue cloth, beveled edges, Strand Library pictorial stamp to the front board in black, gilt lettering, all edges gilt. Very good, with some wear and rubbing to the extremities, light toning to the spine, minor soiling and faint rubbing to the boards, spine starting at the hinges, small bookseller plate to the rear pastedown, a hint of offsetting to the endpapers, a few faint hints of scattered spotting to the otherwise very bright and clean pages. A pleasing copy. Green & Gibson A14a. The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes is a collection of Doyle's short stories of the adventures of his character Sherlock Holmes, culminating in "The Final Problem," which tells of Holmes' demise. The text is illustrated by Sidney Paget, including a frontispiece entitled "The Death of Sherlock Holmes" which depicts the detective as he fights with his arch nemesis Professor Moriarty over the Reichenbach Falls, just before the two apparently fall to their deaths. Doyle intended Memoirs to be the final stories about Sherlock Holmes, but he ended up reviving the detective in 1901 in The Hound of the Baskervilles due to public outrage.. Illus. by Paget, Sidney. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.

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        The Island of Madeira

      London, 1894. Lithograph, 32 x 41 cms, colour printed, blank verso; prepared for the London Atlas. Map

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        Descriptive Log. Being a Record of a Voyage from Belfast via Glasgow to our Colonies Adelaide, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane in the Good Ship Torr Head, Twin Screw Steamer kept by the 4th Off. C.W. Loughridge." October 1904 - January 1905

      Small 8vo journal. Unpaginated. About 200 pages of manuscript entries The Torr Head was a twin screw steamer launched at Belfast in 1894. She was sunk by a German U Boar in 1917. Loughridge provides a very close record of life at sea and of the specifics of managing vessel, cargo, and passengers - "The 'landlubber' has got it into his novel-crammed brain that the Bay of Biscay is a wild tumultuous waste of raving roaring billows..." He has illustrated his journal with pen and ink drawings, watercolors, and three tipped in photographs (the photos are faded almost beyond recognition). The drawings and watercolors spice up what is already a lively narrative. He also gives an excellent account of his time in "sunbaked Brisbane." Clean and legible

      [Bookseller: Ten Pound Island Book Co.]
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        Catalogue Des Tableaux, Etude Peintes, Aquarelles, Dessins, Gravures, Objets D'Art & D'Ameublement Composant L'Atelier Charles Jacque & Dont La Vente Aura Lieu a Paris, Galerie Petit, 12 - 15 November 1894.

      Paris, Georges Petit, 1894. - 36/28 cm., 160 pp. Toile beige, dos lisse, titre doré sur p. de titre. Ouvrage orné en frontispice d'un portrait original à l'eau-forte de Charles Jacque par Frédéric Jacque et de 42 reproductions hors-texte sur vergé blanc en héliogravure ; Belle étude sur Ch. Jacque (10 pp.) par Jules Clarétie. 623 lots décrits, rare et en bel état.

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        Descriptive Log. Being a Record of a Voyage from Belfast via Glasgow to our Colonies Adelaide, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane in the Good Ship Torr Head, Twin Screw Steamer kept by the 4th Off. C.W. Loughridge." October 1904 - January 1905

      Small 8vo journal. Unpaginated. About 200 pages of manuscript entries The Torr Head was a twin screw steamer launched at Belfast in 1894. She was sunk by a German U Boar in 1917. Loughridge provides a very close record of life at sea and of the specifics of managing vessel, cargo, and passengers - "The 'landlubber' has got it into his novel-crammed brain that the Bay of Biscay is a wild tumultuous waste of raving roaring billows..." He has illustrated his journal with pen and ink drawings, watercolors, and three tipped in photographs (the photos are faded almost beyond recognition). The drawings and watercolors spice up what is already a lively narrative. He also gives an excellent account of his time in "sunbaked Brisbane." Clean and legible

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        Les Mois. Douze Compositions

      Paris: G. De Malherbe, 1894. Paris: G. De Malherbe, 1894. Paris: G. De Malherbe (1894 or 1896). 4to, original printed gray wrappers, slightly soiled; plates fine. A ravishing series of twelve color plates, one for each month, designed for the calendar of La Belle Jardinière, a Parisian department store, depicting pretty young women tending their gardens; the gardens and the women’s clothes and activities change with the seasons. The plates are engraved on wood and printed on vellum in "Gillotage," an early form of photolithography invented by Grasset’s friend Firmin Gillot. The work is particulary lovely on vellum as compared to the paper examples. Harvard, Turn of a Century, 50: ". a lady’s book à la mode with comely maidens dressed in ‘aesthetic’ free-flowing costumes. these garden settings are a foil for his sense of formalized surface patterns.".. Wrappers... Fine.. Illus. by Eugene Grasset... 4to.

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        Brighton and its Coaches

      Blew, William, C.A. Brighton and its Coaches. A history of the London and Brighton Road, with some accoun t of the provincial coaches that have run from Brighton. London: Nimmo, 1894. Quarto. 354pp with 20 full page, lightly hand-colored printed plates from watercolors by J. & G. Temple. Full red morocco gilt rules. Spine with raised bands and green and brown leather labels, with ornaments in gilt. Probably by Bayntun. Fine copy.

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        The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England and Wales. In six volumes

      London - William Mackenzie, 1894. London - William Mackenzie, 1894 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A first edition and complete set of thisillustrated late Victorian guide to the cities, towns, villages and hamlets of England and Wales. First Edition. Complete in six volumes. Each volume features an illustrated frontispiece. Contains77 plates in total, including coloured maps. N. B. This set does not contain the fold-out map of England and Wales. Condition: In decorative cloth bindings. Externally, some rubbing to the extremities and sunning to the spines. Internally, generally firmly bound although slightly strained in places with pp. 35-46 of volume I working loose. Some foxing to thefirst and last few pagesbut otherwise generally cleanwith just some scattered spots. Ink signature to front free endpaper of volume I. Overall: GOOD..

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        The Poetical Works of William Cowper

      London - Frederick Warne and Co, 1894. London - Frederick Warne and Co, 1894 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A volume of the poetry of William Cowper. Complete Edition, with Memoir, Explanatory Notes, &c. With original illustrations and steel portrait. Condition: In a half red crushed morocco leather binding with marbled paper covered boards. Externally, sound with slight rubbing. There is some slight loss to the leather. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are generally bright and clean with some evidence of previous damp staining. Overall: GOOD..

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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