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2018-01-13 17:48:55
Rosenfeld, Morris
Nyu York, 1897. 1st Edition. Original Paper Wrappers bound inside period blue boards. 8vo. 88 pages ; 21 cm. Includes the frontis photo of Rosenfeld, often missing. In Yiddish, with English and Yiddish covers. Singerman 5258. Rosenfeld sent this copy through the mail, and his handwritten name and return address, clipped from the package, has been pasted onto the English Cover. Title translates into English as, “Song Book. ” Morris Rosenfeld (1862 – 1923) was a Yiddish poet whose work sheds light on the living circumstances of emigrants from Eastern Europe in New York's tailoring workshops. “In 1888 Rosenfeld published his first collection of socialist poems...An excellent orator, Rosenfeld often recited his poems to enthusiastic audiences at socialist and union events, and later at large public readings and concerts. Over the next decades his reputation spread as the 'poet laureate of labor. ' His songs were sung by workers in sweatshops, tenement houses, meetings and concerts. In 1898, Harvard professor of Slavic Studies Leo Wiener translated Rosenfeld's Lider-bukh (The Book of Songs) into English with the title Songs from the Ghetto. The book's publication introduced Rosenfeld to the non-Jewish world and was instrumental in transforming him from an obscure local song writer into an established literary figure. His poems were subsequently translated into many European languages, including German, Hungarian, Polish, Rumanian and Russian. His works, known for their stark, realistic presentation of immigrant and sweatshop life, were the subject of many reviews and articles in … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Dan Wyman Books LLC [US]
2018-01-13 14:00:58
Anonymous, William Stirling, R. B. Cunninghame Graham (Preface), J. F. C. Fuller (Review)
London: Elkin Mathews, 1897. Original Binding - Paper covered boards show some extremity wear, age. Cloth spine, both joints without any splitting or fraying, paper title label complete without any title loss (see images). Fore, bottom edges uncut as issued. Being that the text block is a bit heavy, the binding is usually found compromised. This copy shows this with old repairs to hinges, and a cloth binders tape repair to the title gutter, extending into, and strengthening the backing. Still square, sewn binding very tight and very readable due to this quite well done signature/backing repair. Internally clean, bright, and Unmarked. Laid in review by J. F. C. Fuller on contemporary paper, cyclostyle type print. Some wear, with strengthening to binding as above, still a Very Good copy, scarce in condition thus/Original Binding.. First Edition. Hard Cover/Cloth Spine/Sewn. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued. Illus. by 29 Figures, Various Numerations, etc. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Bookseller: Gates Past Books [NY, NY, U.S.A.]
2018-01-13 11:05:42
Bibliographisches Institut, Leipzig und Wien, 1897. Gebundene Ausgabe Halbleder Prachtausgabe Prachtausgabe der Buchhandlung F. Schvenemann, Berlin. Meyers Konversations-Lexikon. Fünfte (5.) gänzlich neubearbeitete Auflage. Original-Halbledereinbände. Rücken sowie der Vorder und Hinterdeckel mit Goldprägungen, dreiseitiger Pfauenbuchschnitt. Format ca. 25 x 18 cm. Die einzelnen Bände sind in einem sehr guten Erhaltungszustand, die Goldverzierungen kräftig. (Band Nr. 10 am oberen Buchrücken mit einer Läsur, ca. 3 cm, diese vom Vorbesitzer ordentlich repariert) Die Buchdeckel und der schöne Pfauenbuchschnitt sind ebenso sehr gut erhalten. Die schwarzen Rückenschilder gut erhalten und kräöftig in der Farbe, lediglich die grünen Etiketen sind etwas verblichen. Die Buchschnitte sind durchweg sehr gut erhalten. Bei Band 6, an der oberen Buchecke eine Stauchung auf einigen Seiten, jedoch nicht auffallend wenn die Bücher in Reihe stehen. Die Einbände nur wenig berieben und bestoßen, kleine Läsuren oder Abriebstellen auf den weißen Buchdeckeln. Die Seiten durchweg sauber und sehr ordentlich. Alles in Allem eine sehr schöne, sehr gut erhaltene und seltene Prachtausgabe Grün8Kiste5/6 Versand D: 4,90 EUR MEYER MEYERS KONVERSATIONSLEXIKON KONVERSATIONS-LEXIKON LEXIKON FÜNFTE 5. GÄNZLICH NEUBEARBEITETE AUFLAGE LUXUS PRACHTAUSGABE BUCHHANDLUNG F. SCHVENEMANN BERLIN DREISEITIGER RUNDUM GOLDSCHNITT 17 18 19 20 21 BÄNDE A-Z ERGÄNZUNGEN NACHTRÄGE REGISTER JAHRESSUPPLEMENTE SUPPLEMENTE BAND BIBLIOGRAPHISCHES INSTITUT LEIPZIG WIEN 1893 1894 1895 1896 1897 1898 1899 1900 1901 CHROMOS FARBTAFE … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ABC Versand e.K. [Aarbergen, Germany]
2018-01-12 13:01:09
[No place: no publisher, 1897. Unbound. Very Good. Albumen image on larger card. Measuring 4" x 5.5". Some foxing, very good. Captioned in a contemporary hand on the verso. Central image of the electric chair with a man in the chair and three others standing by. That image is surrounded by 10 oval portraits with a list of the names of the electrocuted underneath the picture of the chair; four of the first ten seem to have been African-Americans. In 1897 Ohio switched from hanging to the electric chair as seemingly more humane.
Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA [Gloucester City, NJ, U.S.A.]
2018-01-11 19:40:30
Serra Efisio
Tipo-litografia commerciale, Cagliari 1897 - Un volume in 8°(17 x 24,5); brossura editoriale a stampa; pp.126, (2), con XII tavole incise fuori testo, di cui 3 ripiegate, e una illustrazione silografica nel testo; capolettera silografici; piccole mancanze e aloni alle copertine, che interessano solo lievemente la prima e l'ultima carta interna, per il resto è esemplare davvero in buone condizioni. Molto raro. Storia delel sacre vesti di Sant'Agostino possedute dalla città di Cagliari. [Attributes: Soft Cover]
Bookseller: Libri Antichi e Rari di A. Castiglioni
2018-01-11 19:06:10
Hendow, Z. S.
Westminster: The Roxburghe Press, n.d. [1897].. Octavo, pp. [1-2] 1-79 [80: ads] + tipped in colophon leaf, original terra cotta cloth, front and spine panels stamped in gold,all edges untrimmed. First edition. Inscribed on the front free endpaper: "With the author's love." The "Great Strike" results in a socialist utopia in England and its success triggers worldwide strikes to topple other oppressive governments. "The human race has been born again" and "future ages" will be "replete with everything that ingenuity can devise, or invention suggest ..." Clarke, Tale of the Future (1978), p. 23. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, Volume II, p. 60. Negley, Utopian Literature: A Bibliography 550. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 113. Suvin, Victorian Science Fiction in the UK, p. 68. Bleiler (1978), p. 98. Reginald 07099. Tiny book label of W. J. West on the front paste-down. Several spots on cloth, spine panel sunned, a very good copy. (#156837)
Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc.
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2018-01-11 17:28:14
Rudyard Kipling
Macmillan 1897 - *** BOOK in very good condition. Publisher's original royal blue boards with slightly dulled spine and gilt titles and much brighter title and decoration on the upper board. Gilt wavy rules on upper board and spine. All edges gilt. Dark green endpapers with no hinge damage. 245 pages. Tissue guarded frontispiece and further 21 line illustrations, all as called for. General light foxing throughout. A very good bright copy Size: 190x130mm [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Salusbury Books
2018-01-11 11:37:37
Abbot, Marshall Kittredge
Cambridge:RIverside Press for Private Distribution, 1897. First Edition. hard cover. Very Good/No jacket. http://www.parnassusbooks.com/image/data/books/2015/11/0_00933.jpg. Cambridge:Printed at the Riverside Press for Private Distribution. 1897. 168pp. 1st edition, number 22 of 100 copies. Illustrated with 31 full page (4 in color) photographs. The red boards are faded and soiled with mottling to outer edges, fading to spine and chipping to the spine label,  as well as soiling to the page edges.  Internally, the end-pages are lightly age-toned but no previous owners marks or signatures. Aside from an occasional smudge scattered throughout, the pages  are clean and bright.  The binding is tight and hinges intact.  Overall, a very good copy.
Bookseller: Parnassus Book Service, Inc [YarmouthPort, MA, U.S.A.]
2018-01-10 09:24:32
[O'Connell, Daniel].
New York: P.J.Kenedy [sic], . First Edition.. Very good codnition with some overall fragility to the binding. Former copy of St.Patrick's Literary Association of Ottawa with some stamps of this organiyation throughout the book. Excellent, rare publisation !. First Edition. New York, P.J.Kenedy [sic], 1897. Octavo. XLVIII, 803 pages plus several pages of advertising by the publisher. Extremely decorative, original publisher's binding with ornament on spine and frontcover. Very good codnition with some overall fragility to the binding. Former copy of St.Patrick's Literary Association of Ottawa with some stamps of this organiyation throughout the book. Excellent, rare publisation ! With extensive chapters on Family - Birth - Boyhood / The Clan O'Connell / Daniel O'Connell at School in Cork / Early Hatred of England / The French Revolution and the Irish Rebellion compared / English Opinions on Irish Policy / The English and Irish Cathomics contrasted / Eraly Toryism / Hardy's Trial / Interview with Robert Owen / Rise of Democracy / The Irish in America / Daniel O'Connel's fondness for Field Sports / The Northern Whig CLub / Causes of the Irish Rebellion (1790 - 1800) / The Bar and Politics (1798-1801) / First Circuit / Jerry Keller / Policy of Pitt / Grattan and Pitt / In Court / Maynooth / Love of Justice / Resolution to Petition / The Edinburgh Review / Lift into Popularity / Speech at Limerick / Address from Dingle and Reply / Addressing the Prince of Wales / The Government and the Catholic Association / Political Dissension among Catholics / Right of Assembly / At Limerick … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2018-01-10 03:20:28
Stevenson, E. Irenaeus
New York: Harper and Brothers, 1897. The Square of Sevens An Authoritative System of Cartomancy, with a Prefatory Note by E. Irenaeus Stevenson First edition, first printing of a literary/occult hoax; former copy of a Church of Satan co-founder New York: Harper & Brothers, 1897. xxv, [1], 72pp. Original black cloth decorated in gilt, red, green, and white, gilt topstain. First edition. Very Good+ with rubbing to gilt on front cover, evidence of removed bookplate on paste down with former owner's stamps on front free endpaper and both paste downs; she was Lenore Cosseboom, a founding member of the Church of Satan (alongside Anton LaVey) and priestess, who was apparently often used as a human altar in early COS services. A scarce occult/ literary hoax by Edward Irenaeus Prime-Stevenson, who is most-often remembered for his 1906 pioneering gay-themed novel Imre, published under the pseudonym Xavier Mayne. On top of the interesting provenance of this volume and its rarity, the cover art of this volume-- portraying a mysterious fortune-telling figure beside a black cat-- is truly excellent. We specialize in rare and out-of-print books! Visit our eBay store. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books, ABAA [Portland, OR, U.S.A.]
2018-01-10 00:41:20
Rosenfeld, Morris
Nyu York(1897). 1st Edition. Original Paper Wrappers bound inside period blue boards. 8vo. 88 pages ; 21 cm. Includes the frontis photo of Rosenfeld, often missing. In Yiddish, with English and Yiddish covers. Singerman 5258. Rosenfeld sent this copy through the mail, and his handwritten name and return address, clipped from the package, has been pasted onto the English Cover. Title translates into English as, "Song Book. " Morris Rosenfeld (1862 - 1923) was a Yiddish poet whose work sheds light on the living circumstances of emigrants from Eastern Europe in New York's tailoring workshops. "In 1888 Rosenfeld published his first collection of socialist poems...An excellent orator, Rosenfeld often recited his poems to enthusiastic audiences at socialist and union events, and later at large public readings and concerts. Over the next decades his reputation spread as the 'poet laureate of labor. ' His songs were sung by workers in sweatshops, tenement houses, meetings and concerts. In 1898, Harvard professor of Slavic Studies Leo Wiener translated Rosenfeld's Lider-bukh (The Book of Songs) into English with the title Songs from the Ghetto. The book's publication introduced Rosenfeld to the non-Jewish world and was instrumental in transforming him from an obscure local song writer into an established literary figure. His poems were subsequently translated into many European languages, including German, Hungarian, Polish, Rumanian and Russian. His works, known for their stark, realistic presentation of immigrant and sweatshop life, were the subject of many reviews and articles in … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Dan Wyman Books
2018-01-09 22:33:59
Max Egon II. zu Fürstenberg, Staatsmann (1863-1941)
Beaulieu, 5. XII, 1897. 1 S. Folio auf Doppelblatt. An das "Comité des deutschen Theater-Vereins-Balles" zu Handen dessen Obmanns Franz Richter in Prag: "Die mir mit gütigem Schreiben vom 28. November d. J. angetragene Ehrenmitgliedschaft im Comité des Jubiläums-Balles nehme ich gerne und mit verbindlichem Danke an, indem ich wünsche und hoffe, dass die Ziele des Comité's die erstrebte Förderung erlange [?]". - Vermerke dritter Hand in Bleistift. Etwas knittrig, kleiner Einriss.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris, Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH [Austria]
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2018-01-09 19:18:23
Morier, James; Edited By C. J. Wills, Introduction By Frederic Goldsmid [Inscribed By Arthur Henry Bullen],
London: Lawrence & Bullen, 1897. First Edition Thus 1st Printing. Maroon Ribbed Cloth. Very Good. 9 3/4" Tall. Illustrated Throughout. 623 pp. First edition with the suppressed "Introductory Epistle", first published here. Inscribed on front free endpaper "Mrs. Tom Robinson from A. H. Bullen Christmas 1901". Arthur Henry Bullen, often known as A. H. Bullen, (1857 - 1920), was an English editor and publisher, a specialist in 16th and 17th century literature, and founder of the Shakespeare Head Press, which for its first decades was a publisher of fine editions in the tradition of the Kelmscott Press. His father George Bullen (d. 1894) was librarian at the British Museum. A. H. Bullen's interest in Elizabethan dramatists and poets started at the City of London School, before he went to Worcester College, Oxford to study classics. His publishing career began with a scholarly edition of the Works of John Day in 1881 and continued with series of English Dramatists and a seven-volume set of Old English Plays, some of which he had discovered in manuscript and published for the first time. He was also the first person to publish some early lyric poems. Bullen wrote more than 150 articles for the Dictionary of National Biography, lectured on Elizabethan dramatists at Oxford University and taught at Toynbee Hall. In 1891 he and H. W. Lawrence went into partnership as the publishers Lawrence & Bullen. This lasted until 1900 when Bullen moved on to publish as A. H. Bullen. With Frank Sidgwick as partner, he then formed the Shakespeare Head Press and published a collected Shakespeare … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Arroyo Seco Books [U.S.A.]
2018-01-09 19:18:23
Morier, James; Edited By C. J. Wills, Introduction By Frederic Goldsmid [Inscribed By Arthur Henry Bullen],
London: Lawrence & Bullen, 1897. First Edition Thus 1st Printing. Maroon Ribbed Cloth. Very Good. 9 3/4" Tall. Illustrated Throughout. 623 pp. First edition with the suppressed "Introductory Epistle", first published here. Inscribed on front free endpaper "Mrs. Tom Robinson from A. H. Bullen Christmas 1901". Arthur Henry Bullen, often known as A. H. Bullen, (1857 - 1920), was an English editor and publisher, a specialist in 16th and 17th century literature, and founder of the Shakespeare Head Press, which for its first decades was a publisher of fine editions in the tradition of the Kelmscott Press. His father George Bullen (d. 1894) was librarian at the British Museum. A. H. Bullen's interest in Elizabethan dramatists and poets started at the City of London School, before he went to Worcester College, Oxford to study classics. His publishing career began with a scholarly edition of the Works of John Day in 1881 and continued with series of English Dramatists and a seven-volume set of Old English Plays, some of which he had discovered in manuscript and published for the first time. He was also the first person to publish some early lyric poems. Bullen wrote more than 150 articles for the Dictionary of National Biography, lectured on Elizabethan dramatists at Oxford University and taught at Toynbee Hall. In 1891 he and H. W. Lawrence went into partnership as the publishers Lawrence & Bullen. This lasted until 1900 when Bullen moved on to publish as A. H. Bullen. With Frank Sidgwick as partner, he then formed the Shakespeare Head Press and published a collected Shakespeare … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Arroyo Seco Books [U.S.A.]
2018-01-09 16:08:02
Garrison, Lloyd McKim [Harvard Societies]
Hasty Pudding Club, 1897. Hasty Pudding Club. Hardcover. Cambridge, 1897. Quarto, contemporary half leather over marbled paper, unpaginated. A scarce history of Harvard's Hasty Pudding Club, one of the earliest American collegiate societies. A profusely illustrated title, with a history of the club and facsimiles of various playbills. Scarce. One of 100 copies, though this one is unnumbered. A good copy with staining to front board, weakening to front hinge and generally excellent contents. Remains quite usable and externally attractive. . Good. 1897. First Edition.
Bookseller: Auger Down Books, ABAA/ILAB [Brattleboro, VT, U.S.A.]
2018-01-09 05:27:23
AMICIS, Edmondo de.
Philadelphia: Henry T. Coates, 1897. First Edition. 2 volumes. Decorative blue cloth in original blue dust jackets viii + 253 + vii + 226pp with tissue-guarded, captioned b/w illustrations + colour folding map bound in Vol 2. CONDITION: Covers fine with very light wear to extremities, and gilt very bright. Bindings secure. Pages fine and clean, lightly tanned with some spotting. Map neatly folded without tears. Dust jackets near fine with a little wear and light creasing to edges. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Dendera [Beckenham, United Kingdom]
2018-01-09 03:42:00
FAVIER (Mgr Alphonse)
Paris-Lille, Desclée de Brouwer et Cie, MCM, 1897. 1 volume in-4, 416 pp., décoré de 524 gravures, anciennes et nouvelles, reproduites ou exécutées par des artistes chinois d'après les plus précieux documents, reliure moderne plein cuir brun, couverture illustrée conservée. Bel exemplaire, très frais. Ouvrage réalisé par l'Evêque de Pékin, Monseigneur Favier. Etude très riche et très illustrée sur Pékin et la Chine. La première partie est une partie historique qui couvre les différentes dynasties chinoises. La deuxième partie, dite descriptive, couvre les monuments de Pékin, les moeurs de la cour impériale et les arts chinois. Cet ouvrage, publié originellement à Pékin en 1897 par l'Imprimerie des Lazaristes au Pé-t-ang, connut un grand succès et deux éditions françaises (1900 et 1902).
Bookseller: INDOSIAM RARE BOOKS [HONG KONG, N/A, Hong Kong]
2018-01-09 02:14:09
Handels- und Schiffahrts-Verträge, Die,
Berlin Mittler 1897 - (34,5 x 21,5 cm). XIX, 752 S./ X S., SS. 753-1694. Moderne Halbleinwandbände im Stil der Zeit. Band 1 beinhaltet die Verträge mit Belgien-Portugal und Band 2 die mit Rumänien-Zanzibar. - Titel verso gestempelt, sonst sauber und wohlerhalten
Bookseller: Antiquariat Gerhard Gruber
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2018-01-08 22:46:16
DE ROCHEGUDE (A. -T)
1897 - I, 383 pp., II, 552 pp. Octave Doin, Paris, 1897, in-8, I, 383 pp, II, 552 pp, demi-chagrin brun, Etude botanique, historique, éthnographique, chimique, physiologique, thérapeutique, pharmacologie, posologique, etc., sur les végétaux toxiques et suspects propres au continent africain et aux îles adjacentes. Préface par le Professeur Brouardel, doyen de la faculté de médecine de Paris. 345 figures dans le texte de Charles Richard, professeur de dessin. demi-chagrin épidermé sur le tome I. Tampon annulé de l'institut catholique de Paris. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Librairie Alain Brieux
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2018-01-08 20:46:34
Paul BROUARDEL
Originale.binding Edition full green cardboard bottle, flat spine decorated with blind fillets, guards and contreplats of handmade paper, preserved cover, binding of 3 époque.Ouvrage illustrated color plates and 43 figures.Quelques foxing mainly at the beginning and end of the volume. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! J.B. Baillière & fils Paris 1897 13,5x22cm relié
Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet
2018-01-08 16:40:28
CARLOVITCH LOUKIANE (COSAQUE DU KOUBAN)
BERGER-LEVRAULT. 1897 - 1896. In-8 Carré. Relié plein cuir. Bon état. Couv. convenable. Dos satisfaisant. Intérieur acceptable. 156 + 153 + 158 pages. Titre et fleurons dorés sur demi-chagrin marron. Etiquette de code sur la coiffe en-tête et tampons de bibliothèque sur la page de titre et dans quelques marges. 1ère partie : La Doctrine. 2e partie : La Méthode. 3e partie : "Nos Grands Manoeuvres", Destructions nécessaires. INTROUVABLE
Bookseller: Le-Livre.Com
2018-01-08 10:35:49
Calzini Egidio
Licinio Cappelli, Rocca S. Casciano, 1897. In 4° grande, pagg. (4), 213, (2) con 59 fotoincisioni nel testo esu tavole; leg. m. pelle, tit. oro al dorso; cons. broch. orig. Edizione numerata (la nostra è la n° 87). Edizione originale. Lievi spellature al dorso, per il resto ottimo esemplare. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Giuseppina Biggio [TORINO, TO, Italy]
2018-01-08 10:35:49
Calzini Egidio
Licinio Cappelli, 1897. In 4° grande, pagg. (4), 213, (2) con 59 fotoincisioni nel testo esu tavole; leg. m. pelle, tit. oro al dorso; cons. broch. orig. Edizione numerata (la nostra è la n° 87). Edizione originale. Lievi spellature al dorso, per il resto ottimo esemplare.
Bookseller: Studio Giuseppina Biggio
2018-01-08 04:40:11
Riconda, Arturo, editor. Toppi, G., artist responsible for cover art. Translations into Italian by Amato Mori
Firenze: Casa Editrice G. Nerbini. The complete run comprised of 21 installments, or fascicoli, of an extremely scarce Italian pulp magazine that anthologized supernatural fiction. 4to. 29.5 by 19 cm. No copies on OCLC, nor in other catalogues we checked (Bibliotheca Italiana, etc.) The magazine, although produced on the cheapest of pulp paper which ages terribly, did have striking cover artwork for each of its installments. The stories presented are all translations of works in English or French, with the original authors never credited. Casa Nerbini, founded in 1897, was until 1943 a major Italian publisher of fumetti, or Italian comic books. After Nerbini folded Mondadori published some of its more popular titles. Condition: the pages are heavily age toned, the paper brittle, and there have some some discrete archival repairs made on the cover pages. Soiling to the front cover. We would nonetheless grade the volume as being in very good condition, as the issues are ones that were inevitable given the paper stock used.
Bookseller: White Fox Rare Books, ABAA/ILAB [West Windsor, VT, U.S.A.]
2018-01-07 18:25:08
Doyle, A. Conan
London: Smith, Elder & Company, 1897. London: Smith, Elder & Company. F/NONE. 1897. Hardcover. A fine binding with three-quarter dark green leather and blue cloth boards, marbled endpapers. Gilt stamping to spine with five raised bands. Top edge gilt, frontis with tissue guard. Signed Bayntun-Riviere binding. With 8 pages of adverts. A handsome and seemingly unread copy. Additional photographs on request. ; MCF03632; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 300 pp .
Bookseller: McCormick Books [Hartland, MI, U.S.A.]
2018-01-07 14:52:06
FIBEL.-
Stuttgart (Effenberger), (1897). kl. 8°. 30 Bl. (inkl. Titel) meist mit je 2 chromolith. Abb. u. kl. Versen darunter. Opbd., der Vorderdeckel imitiert als Pfefferkuchen mit aufgelegten Mandeln. Teils leicht gebräunt und stockfleckig (gegen Ende stärker). Anfang mit winzigen Wurmspuren in den unt. Blatträndern. Insgesamt von überraschend guter Erhaltung. = Vlgs.-Nr. 105. Erste Ausgabe des hübschen kaum auffindbaren ABC-Buches. Russell XVI,3,2, Sp. 2305. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Bebuquin (Alexander Zimmeck) [Pegau OT Werben, Germany]
2018-01-07 14:20:59
PRINGLE J J
London & Philadelphia, 1897. Large folio of fifty coloured plates showing examples of different kinds of syphiitic pustules on all partsof the body. Accompanied by texts from the experts at the Hospital. Book black in very good condition witl all edges gilt but with front cover now loose and with two plates now loose and with edges trimmed . Postage at cost for heavy book [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: David Batterham [London, United Kingdom]
2018-01-07 09:04:41
Sachau, Eduard.
Stuttgart, W. Spemann, 1897. 8vo. XXIX, (1), 879, (1), 28, (3) pp. Publisher's temporary wrappers with series title stamped to upper cover. Detailed study of the Shafi'i school of fiqh named after Abu 'Abdullah Muhammad ibn Idris, Imam al-Shafi'i, or 'Shaykh al-Islam'. Al-Shafi‘i developed the science of fiqh unifying 'revealed sources' - the Quran and hadith - with human reasoning to provide a basis in law. With this systematization of shari'a he provided a legacy of unity for all Muslims and forestalled the development of independent, regionally based legal systems. The four Sunni legals schools or madhhabs- keep their traditions within the framework that Shafi'i established. The Shafi'i school is followed in many different places in the Islamic world, including Indonesia, Malaysia, Egypt, Somalia, and Yemen. - Includes the Arabic text of 'Abû-Shugâ. - An uncut, untrimmed copy. [Attributes: Soft Cover]
Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH [Vienna, A, Austria]
2018-01-06 20:46:56
Stuttgart (Effenberger), (1897). kl. 8°. 30 Bl. (inkl. Titel) meist mit je 2 chromolith. Abb. u. kl. Versen darunter. Opbd., der Vorderdeckel imitiert als Pfefferkuchen mit aufgelegten Mandeln. Teils leicht gebräunt und stockfleckig (gegen Ende stärker). Anfang mit winzigen Wurmspuren in den unt. Blatträndern. Insgesamt von überraschend guter Erhaltung. = Vlgs.-Nr. 105. Erste Ausgabe des hübschen kaum auffindbaren ABC-Buches. Russell XVI,3,2, Sp. 2305. Versand D: 6,00 EUR Bibliographie, Kinder, Kinderbücher
Bookseller: Antiquariat Bebuquin
2018-01-06 18:59:38
VOLLANT L.
Crété 1897 -, Corbeil - 1 volume In-8 42 pp. Sous étui bordé cuir. Reliure plein maroquin bleu. Dos à nerfs richement orné de caissons dorés, millésime en pied en chiffres d'or. Triple filet doré et large bordure d'encadrement sur les plats. Double filet doré sur les champs. Tête dorée. Intérieur de maroquin bleu avec large filet d'encadrement doré et fleurons sur les angles des plats. Garde de satin safran doublé d'une garde de papier marbré. Couverture conservée. Reliure signée JOLY FILS. Intérieur d'une parfaite fraîcheur orné de 16 planches. Non rogné. Exemplaire magistralement relié en plein maroquin. TIRAGE LIMITE NUMÉROTÉ à 30 exemplaires. Exemplaire nominatif imprimé pour Monsieur Paul Darblay. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Librairie KOEGUI [BAYONNE, France]
2018-01-06 14:46:30
(Barnet Isaacs 'Barney' BARNATO). Henry RAYMOND
Isbister, 1897. 8vo., First Edition, with a portrait frontispiece in photogravure and 9 plates and cartoons; original burgundy cloth, gilt back, chocolate endpapers, upper hinge starting (but binding entirely sound), ea very good, bright, clean copy. A remarkably well-preserved copy of the first biography of the gold and diamond pioneer. EXTREMELY SCARCE.
Bookseller: antiquarian bookshop Island Books
2018-01-06 03:42:17
Rabis, Carl; Seidl, Carl (Red.)
Wien, Gerlach & Schenk [1897]. 4°. (30,4 x 23,2 cm). 81 (3) S. mit zahlreichen, oft farbigen oder getönten bzw. ganzseitigen Abbildungen. Orig.-Pappband mit braunem und hellgrünem Japanpapier, in zweifarbigem Prägedruck illustriert (schwarz u. gold), Rücken fachgerecht restauriert (unterlegt). Stellenweise berieben, etwas geblichen. Farbschnitt. Die Illustrationen entstammen der besten Zeit des Wiener Jugendstils und haben sämtlich Rad und Radler zum Thema. Nach Vorlagen von Hugo Darnaut, Adolf Kaufmann, Otto König, Heinrich Lefler, Hans Schliessmasnn, A.F. Seligmann, William Unger, Theo Zasche u.a. - die Textbeiträge verfassten Carmen Sylva, Julius Bauer, Ludwig Fulda, Carl Karlweis, Josef Meder, W.O. Noltsch, Fritz von Ostini, Eduard Pötzl, Theodor Zasche und die beiden Herausgeber. Versand D: 15,00 EUR Jugendstil, Wien um 1900, Humor, Illustrierte Bücher, Kunst, Anthologien, Radfahren
Bookseller: Antiquariat Löcker [Wien, Austria]
2018-01-05 21:52:10
Caird, Mona [1854 - 1932]
George Redway, 1897, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition. Rubbed, spotted, light edge wear. Little foxing throughout, mostly on edges of pages. Name in ink on front fly leaf. Size: 8vo. 255 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Religion & Theology; Women & Feminism. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 3486.
Bookseller: Noah's Ark Book Attic [United States of America]
2018-01-05 18:53:31
Withrow, Evelyn.
1897.(). Pastel and crayon drawing. Oval shaped. 18.5 x 14.5 inches. Framed. Signed and dated.
Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books [San Francisco, CA, UNITED STATES]
2018-01-05 12:29:07
VERNE, Julius:
Wien (Hartleben), 1897. - 2 Teile in 1 Bd. Gr. 8°. 405 S. mit 81 Illustrationen. OLn. mit reicher Gold- und Schwarzprägung sowie Farbschnitt. fliegender Vorsatz fehlt, sonst sehr schönes Ex. = Bekannte und unbekannte Welten, Bd. 67-68. dt. EA. Prachtausgabe. Fromm 26376. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Bebuquin (Alexander Zimmeck)
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2018-01-04 23:44:37
Emil Brenner, Bautechniker und Prof. Gunzenhauser:
1897/98. 54 Blatt Mitschrift mit Zeichnungen, 9 ganzseitige Zeichnungen / Pläne Gut und sauber erhalten. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 700 Halbleinenband, ca. 22,3 x 29,7 cm
Bookseller: Antiquariat im OPUS, Silvia Morch-Israel [Oppenheim, Germany]
2018-01-04 14:33:39
Photographie originale / Original photograph
1897 - Photographie,PZ vintage photochromie, // Circa 1897 // photochromie, vintage photochrome // Format (cm): 17x22
Bookseller: photovintagefrance
2018-01-03 17:37:57
Hippolyte Taine
aris-Librairie Hachette et Cie, 1897. Book. A two volume set of this work by Hippolyte Taine. Hippolyte Taine was a French critic and historian, credited as one of the chief theoretical influences of French naturalism. First published in 1870, De L'Intelligence was one of Taine's major works, focusing on the discipline of psychology. In this work Taine outlines a scientific method tot he study of human personality, a subject which interested him from his youth. Condition: In quarter morocco bindings with school armorial boards. Externally, smart with some rubbing and dampstaining to boards. Internally, firmly bound. Pages bright with some scattered spots. Overall: VERY GOOD. Very Good. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Rooke Books PBFA [Bath, United Kingdom]
2018-01-03 13:45:25
Hayn:
Berlin, 1897 - 89 S. Mit 7 Tafeln. Großformat. Bibl-Ex. Guter Zustand Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 100 [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Thomas Haker GmbH & Co. KG
2018-01-03 02:21:51
LANG, Andrew (1844-1912) [editor], [FORD, H.J., illustrator].
London: Longmans, Green, and Co, 1897. FIRST EDITION. Octavo (19 x 13cm), pp.x; 360. Publisher's gilt-pictorial pink cloth, all edges gilt, black endpapers. Light occasional spotting within; binding near fine but for some inevitable fading to the spine. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Ltd, PBFA, ABA, ILAB [Royal Tunbridge Wells, KENT, United Kingdom]
2018-01-03 02:21:51
LANG, Andrew (1844-1912) [editor], [FORD, H J , illustrator]
London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1897.. FIRST EDITION. Octavo (19 x 13cm), pp.x; 360. Publisher's gilt-pictorial pink cloth, all edges gilt, black endpapers. Light occasional spotting within; binding near fine but for some inevitable fading to the spine.
Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books
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2018-01-02 10:36:06
Nansen, Fridtjof
Brockhaus Verlag leipzig. 1897 1897 24 cm. 527,508, 520 S. leineinband stärkere Gebrauchsspuren, insgesamt unterschiedlich stark fleckig,an den kanten gebogen,die buchblöcke sind gut und fest eingebunden, einband an den kanten bestoßenj, unterscheidlich beschädigt, am buchrücken eingerissen, die kar. .. der norwegische wissenschaftler Fridtjof Nansen, Doktor der Zoologie, widmete sich schon in jungen Jahren der Polarfoschung. Seine bedeutendsten Leistungen, die ihn weltberühmt machten, waren die Überquerung Grönlands (1888) und die polarexpedition mit der Fram (1893-1896). Nicht weniger bedeutend sind seine verdienste, die er sich als Politiker und aktiver humanist erwarb. Er war massgeblich an der Gründung des Völkerbundes beteiligt und später dessen Hochkommissar für flüchtlingsfragen, leitete 1920-1930 die norwegische Delegation im Völkerbund, wirkte für die Rückführung von etwa 500.000 kriegsgefangenen in ihre Heimatländer, schuff für die zahllosen Flüchtlinge nach dem ersten Weltkrieg den Nansenpass und setzte sich für Hilfsaktionen ein, um die Hungersnot in sowjetrussland mildern zu helfen. Für sein beispielhaftes Wirken im Dienst der Menschlichkeit und der völkerverständigung wurde er 1922 mit der Verleihung des friedensnobelpreises geehrt. Die Autoritäten der Eismeerfahrt erweisen seinen Mut und respekt, erklärt Fridtjof Nansen jedoch zum verantwortungslosen Phantasten, als der damals einundreissigjährige im Jahre 1892 der Geographischen gesellschaft in London seinen Plan vorlegte: Von der ostsibirischen Küste sollte ein Schiff so weit wie möglich ins Pola … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Lausitzer Buchversand [Drochow, D, Germany]
2018-01-02 05:36:52
(Incunables). PELLECHET (Marie) et Louis POLAIN.
Ensemble de 26 volumes grand in-8, broché. Répertoire pratiquement complet, avec description et collations, rédigé par deux éminents spécialistes, de tous les incunables qui se trouvent en France dans les bibliothèques publiques. Grâce à cette édition on peut enfin avoir accès à un travail resté manuscrit.
Bookseller: Librairie Jean-Paul Delon [France, Marigny Saint-Marcel]
2018-01-01 11:01:39
- ABC. (McLOUGHLIN) BABY'S ABC. NY: McLoughlin Bros. 1897. 4to (6 3/4 x 9"), pictorial wraps, tiny corner repair else VG+. Illustrated with 6 fine full page chromolithgraphed pages (plus color covers) and 8 charming full page 2-color illustrations. [Attributes: Soft Cover]
Bookseller: Aleph-Bet Books, Inc. - ABAA
2017-12-31 21:08:09
FRAIPONT G.
Parigi, Laurens, (1897). In 4°; pagg. (4), 72 + 32 tavole a colori doppie a colori in cromolitografia su carta forte e 39 disegni n.t.; tela origin. rossa con vignetta a colori e titoli in oro, con un piccolo difetto al dorso e qualche scoloritura superdiciale, ma esemplare molto buono. VG-. Volume affascinante e raro. Edizione originale e unica. De l'"Art Noveau"; les applications de la broderie; un peu d'art retrospectif (differents styles); de la matiere; la forme; la couleur; la plante et ses applications décoratives; les animaux et leurs applications décoratives; diverses broderies.
Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Piacere e Il Dovere
2017-12-31 20:57:16
Stevenson, E. Irenaeus
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1897. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. xxv, [1], 72pp. Original black cloth decorated in gilt, red, green, and white, gilt topstain. Very Good+ with rubbing to gilt on front cover, evidence of removed bookplate on paste down with former owner's stamps on front free endpaper and both paste downs; she was Lenore Cosseboom, a founding member of the Church of Satan (alongside Anton LaVey) and priestess, who was apparently often used as a human altar in early COS services. A scarce occult/ literary hoax by Edward Irenaeus Prime-Stevenson, who is most-often remembered for his 1906 pioneering gay-themed novel Imre, published under the pseudonym Xavier Mayne. On top of the interesting provenance of this volume and its rarity, the cover art of this volume-- portraying a mysterious fortune-telling figure beside a black cat-- is truly excellent.
Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
2017-12-30 23:02:38
LORRAIN Jean
- Mercure de France, Paris 1897, 9x15,5cm, relié. - Edition. Vincolante metà marocco lunghi verde, posteriore con cinque nervi, dorato monogram coda, lievi tracce di usura sulle ganasce, piatti di carta marmorizzata, guardie e contreplats di carta a mano, dorato, contemporaneo vincolante. Nizza copia. autografo prezioso firmato Jean Lorrain alla grande attrice Rachel: "A Rachel Boyer ha detto così al mio lì un anno." - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale. Reliure en demi maroquin vert à grain long, dos à cinq nerfs, monogramme doré en queue, légères traces de frottements sur les mors, plats de papier marbré, gardes et contreplats de papier à la cuve, tête dorée, reliure de l'époque. Agréable exemplaire. Précieux envoi autographe signé de Jean Lorrain à la grande tragédienne Rachel : "A Rachel Boyer qui dit si bien mes vers il y a un an passé."  
Bookseller: Librairie Feu Follet
2017-12-30 23:02:38
LORRAIN Jean
- Mercure de France, Paris 1897, 9x15,5cm, relié. - Edition originale. Reliure en demi maroquin vert à grain long, dos à cinq nerfs, monogramme doré en queue, légères traces de frottements sur les mors, plats de papier marbré, gardes et contreplats de papier à la cuve, tête dorée, reliure de l'époque. Agréable exemplaire. Précieux envoi autographe signé de Jean Lorrain à la grande tragédienne Rachel : "A Rachel Boyer qui dit si bien mes vers il y a un an passé." [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] First edition. Binding in half green morocco with long grain, back with five nerves, golden monogram tail, slight traces of friction on the joints, marbled paper plates, guards and contreplats of handmade paper, gilded head, Contemporary binding. Nice copy. Precious autograph dedication signed by Jean Lorrain to the great tragedian Rachel: "To Rachel Boyer who says my lines so well a year ago." [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet [Paris, France]
2017-12-30 23:02:38
Jean LORRAIN
First edition.Binding in half green morocco with long grain, back with five nerves, golden monogram tail, slight traces of friction on the joints, marbled paper plates, guards and contreplats of handmade paper, gilded head, Contemporary binding.Nice copy.Precious autograph dedication signed by Jean Lorrain to the great tragedian Rachel: "To Rachel Boyer who says my lines so well a year ago." Mercure de France Paris 1897 9x15,5cm relié
Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet [France]
2017-12-30 21:21:42
Vasari, Giorgio ; E. H. and E. W. Blashfield and A. A. Hopkins [Editors]
George Bell and Sons, London. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Octavo. Cloth Hardback, 1897 . . Ex-Library book set, with usual library treatments. lxxii + list of illustrations and errata + 336, vi + 407, contents + 416, contents + 450pp. 35 Plates, including frontispieces. Frontispiece in volume 2 now at page 223. Hinges, cracked. Textblocks, mainly sturdy with a cracked gutter in vol 3 page 78. Pages, clean and intact. Bound in green cloth, gilt lettering to spine edges and front boards surrounded by Celtic design. Top edges gilt, with uncut paper. Heavy bumps and rubs to extremity edges, with a small crack rubbed in to rear spine joint of vol 1, which also has a black ink stain to rear board next to spine joint. Scuff marks and moisture blemishing to some volumes. Library stickers to lower spine edges. 22.4 x 17.5 cm. 4.15kg. While we seek perfection, we are still human and occasionally make mistakes. Photographs available on request. Offered by the Rare & Collectable Books department of Better World Books UK, 100% Money Back Guarantee. Your purchase supports literacy charities [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: BetterWorldBooksRareUK [Dunfermline, United Kingdom]
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