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        Golf Boy." Original chromolithograph. First Edition. Signed

      1900 1900 - Chromolithograph. Signed and dated in ink. 21.25 x 24 inches. Titled in the stone. Mounted on rag paper. A smaller color reproduction will also be included (people sell this for $199.) [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
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        [Photo Album]: New York Hunting and Fish Club

      Pleaseant Lake, New York, 1900. Very Good. Quarto. Measuring 10" x 12". Leatherette papercovered boards with "Photographs" in gild on the front. Approximately 100pp. The album contains 220 gelatin silver photographs, most 3" x 4", tipped in and with about a third of the album pages empty. About very good with heavy wear at the edges with fraying, tears and some loss at the corner; interior photographs are generally fine.The album show a group of 20 or so well-to-do men and women engaged in a variety of outdoor activities including hunting, fishing, sailing, canoeing, and berry picking. The album begins with views of the local railroad station and many images of the group's large house in the woods (possibly a boarding house), along with log cabins, out buildings, a wood-planked path to the lake, the lake house, and dock. The surrounding forest is heavily featured. There are a number of interesting group photos showing members posing on rocks and logs or relaxing at their house and campsites. Many photos show successful hunters and fishermen/women proudly posing with their trophies and engaged in food preparation. Photos of the small train station show signs that read "Pleasant Lake" and one of the loosened photos of a fisherman has a Lausinburg, New York address on the reverse, confirming the images were taken in the Empire State.An attractive visual record of turn-of-the century outdoor leisure activities of wealthy New Yorkers.

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Photo Album]: Gloucester, Massachusetts Sailing and Civil War Vets

      Gloucester, Massachusetts 1900 - Small quarto measuring 7" x 10". Flexible brown leather album with "Photographs" stamped on the front board. Contains 93 sepia-toned or black and white gelatin silver photographs and one laid in cyanotype measuring between 2.5" x 4" and 2.5" x 9" with captions. Very good minus photo album with rubbing, chips, and tears, with near fine photographs.A photo album kept by a family from Gloucester, Massachusetts at the turn of the century. The album depicts the sailing culture of the area with numerous photos of sailboats and ships off of the Massachusetts coast. There are photos of various beaches in the area including Fisherman's Beach and King's Beach. The photos are wonderful amateur shots of Massachusetts beaches including crashing waves, the rocky coast, water fowl, and people sailing. These photos detail the process the photographer was going through to create more artistic shots using lighting and clouds. Two photos are combined together to make a panorama of Marblehead harbor brimming with sailboats in the water. Two photos show a parade through Monument Square. Another two photos laid in depicts girls playing tennis at Simmons College. One page shows two photographs of old men captioned with the names, Ed March, Charles Hackall, Ed Nesbit, and Tom Stanley, who were Civil War veterans. They are seen sitting together with two additional photos of Ed Nesbit posing: one in portrait style and one outside with a cane. Later in the album there are reproductions of images of a Civil war company posing in a group shot and one of two men sitting together. They are presumably the older men in their youth.An interesting assortment of turn of the century snapshots of the Massachusetts coast as well as Civil War veterans.

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        Kindergarten teacher training album

      Mayberry, PA, 1900. Reeves, Rachel C. Quarto. Nine-fold concertina-style book featuring artwork on both sides. The artwork includes many of the "gifts" that formed the Fröbel educational approach, including paper weaving, patterned embroidery on paper, and paper folding. With a printed cover label indicating ownership of Miss Rachel C. Reeves of Mayberry PA. This album contains an array of Fröbel gifts, includin 4 pages of captioned cut-paper shapes arranged to create objects, 4 pages of stitch work, 12 pages of woven work, 11 pages of elaborate paper folds and 12 pages of captioned objects created from folded papers. Lesson or section titles using elements from nature include; Development from Circle to Square, Sequence of Life Forms from Salt Cellar Ground Form, Circular Beauty Form, Beauty Forms on Square Form Inventions, Beauty Form Sequence Salt Cellar Ground Form, Sequence of Life Forms from table Cloth Ground Form, Beauty Forms - Hexagonal Basis, Beauty Forms - Trapezium Basis and Knowledge Forms. Blind stamped brown cloth with fore-edge ties. Bit of wear to spine ends and a touch of rubbing to corners, else unusually fine and bright.

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        Neue juristische Wochenschrift - 56. Jahrgang 2003, II. Halbband bis 67. Jahrgang 2014, I. Halbband, komplett in 22 Bänden, dazu sieben Bände des Fünfjahresregister (komplett 1947 bis 1990) und Register 2004 bis 2010 (= 30 Bücher zusammen).

      Je Band ca. 1900 Seiten. Lex. 8 (=25-30cm), Hardcover/Pappeinband. Einbände teils leicht bestoßen oder leicht berieben, zwei Bände deutlich bestoßen, einer ist im Gelenk leicht beweglich. Ein Einband minimal verzogen. Ein Band mit Eselsohren über knapp 100 Seiten, wenige Bände mit kleinen Eselsohren. Ein Band mit einer deutlich knickspurigen Seite. In fast allen Bänden wenige Anstreichungen, bis zu fünf Seiten. In 10 Bänden Anstreichungen auf gut 10 Seiten, teils mit Textmarker. Bei den Registerbänden weisen die Einbände teils deutlichere Gebrauchsspuren auf. Hier ist das Papier teils leicht gebräunt. Sonst guter Gesamtzustand. Die jeweils ersten und letzten Jahrgänge auch einzeln, Preise auf Anfrage. Weitere juristische Zeitschriften im Angebot. Versand in aller Regel innerhalb von ein bis zwei Werktagen. Rechnung mit ausgewiesener Mehrwertsteuer beiliegend.

      [Bookseller: Kelifer - antiquarischer Buchversand (Ei]
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        Umfangreiche Sammlung

      Liebig 1900 (Köln, circa 1890 - 1910). 201 Serien (3 Bilder fehlen) mit 1203 chromolithogr. Bildern in 3 original Alben für Liebig Bilder (Alben etwas bestoßen/1 Album verblichen und etwas fleckig/einige Bilder mit Spuren von Verklebungen) - umfangreiche Sammlung aus erster Hand ohne Entnahmen - Versand D: 5,90 EUR Sammelbilderalben

      [Bookseller: Celler Versandantiquariat]
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        The Works. [Including: Bleak House; A Tale of Two Cities; Little Dorrit; Great Expectations; Oliver Twist; A Christmas Carol; David Copperfield; Dombey & Son; The Old Curiosity Shop; Nicholas Nickleby.]

      New York: The Athenaeum Society, [early 1900s] - 30 volumes, octavo. Bound by The Harcourt Bindery in brown half morocco levant, spines gilt in compartments with red flower onlays, raised bands, marbled sides and endpapers, top edges gilt. Bindings very lightly rubbed, contents faintly toned. An excellent set. Illustrations throughout. A beautifully bound set of the collected works of Charles Dickens, with illustrations throughout.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Vin Mariani, Cocaine & Wine, Patent Medicine - A collection of 150 post cards "L'Album Mariani" designed by famous artists

      , 1900-1910. 1900-1910.At age 25, in 1863, Angelo Mariani marketed a patent medicine called Vin Tonique Mariani a la Coca de Perou. Based on Bordeaux wind infused with three varietals of coca leaves in the bottle. It was immediately applauded as an ideal stomach stimulant, analgesic on the air passages and vocal chords, appetite suppressant, antidepressant and treatment against anemia.Dosed as a small glass to be taken 3 times a day, 30 minutes before meals. Each ounce contained 6 mg of cocaine. Loved by kings and queens, popes and presidents, scientists and inventors, writers and dancers and more. Testimonials filled 15 leather -bound published volumes. . A collection of post cards introduced in five series of thirty created by renown artists of the day. Of the 150 cards this offering includes 119 original unused post cards and 31 photocopies of the original cards (place holders). The images were created by the artist, usually designed after one of their original works but making the Vin Mariani the featured element. Many of the cards are captioned with reference to the product. Other artists created completely new concepts to promote the tonic.Each card measures 5 1/2" x 3 1/2". As an example, the artists in the first series Paul Avril,F. Roybet, Ch, Waltner, Lévy-Dhurmer, G, Meunier, Paul Renouard, H, Berteaux, Muenier, Mucha, Hermann Paul, Eug, Murer, Lacault, Ribéra, K, Adler, Léon Glaize, Le Sidaner, Paul-Albert Laurens, Louis Noël, Ferigoule, A, Lalauze, Hagborg, Atalaya, W, Bouguereau, A, Maignan, J, Cheret, De Richemont, Bigot, Sem, Léandre and L, Vallet.

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        La Porte des r?ves. Illustrations de Georges de Feure

      Das Kultbuch des Fin de si?cle (Nr. 107 von insgesamt 220 Stück) in prunkvoller Bindung von R. D. Canape. Bestehend aus: Schuber: Bordüren aus schwarzem Leder, innen feines Sämischleder, außen Marmorpapier Schutzumschlag: Marmorpapier, Laschen und Rücken aus schwarzem Leder mit fünf Bünden, goldgeprägter Titel, innen Sämischleder Buch selbst: fünf Bünde, graues Leder, goldgeprätgter Titel auf dem Rücken, Vorderseite: farbiger Blinddruck mit der Darstellung eines Phönix Vorsätze (signiert : CANAPE R. D. 1900) mit ornamentaler Goldprägung am Rand, Brokatstoff, hinterer Vorsatz: Marmorpapier, goldener Schnitt 133 Seiten, 4, Exemplar in besonders gutem Zustand Schuber etwas berieben, sonst hervorragender Zustand. Sehr selten!

      [Bookseller: Antikvariát Valentinská]
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        Jüdische Schriften aus hellenistisch-römischer Zeit. [Herausgegeben von Werner Georg Kümmel]. Band 1 bis 6, teils in Einzellieferungen.

      Gr. 8 (24,5 x 16,5 cm) Orig.-Broschuren und Orig.-Leinenbände. [Hardcover / fest gebunden]. Mit den "Jüdischen Schriften aus hellenistisch-römischer Zeit" erscheint eine historisch-kritische Neuausgabe der Apokryphen und Pseudepigraphen, also der zahlreichen jüd. Quellen, die für das Verständnis des frühen Judentums u. der Entstehung des Christentums zwischen dem 2. Jh.v. Chr. u. dem 1. Jh. n. Chr. maßgebend sind. Seit den von E. KAUTZSCH (1900) und P. RIESSLER (1928) hgg. Übers. sind mehrere Schriften neu gefunden, andere besser ediert worden. Die Forschung ist erheblich fortgeschritten. Dieses gesamte frühjüdische Material ist und wird jetzt in einer umfassenden Textsammlung, neu bearbeitet, vorgelegt." (Verlagsinformation). - Enthält: Band 1, Lieferungen 1 bis 8 in Broschuren Band 2 bis 5 komplett fest gebunden Band 6, Lieferungen 1.1, 1.2, 1.4, 1.5 und Lieferung 2 in Broschuren. - Es fehlt: Band 1.9: Drittes Makkabäerbuch, sonst alles Erschienene vollständig. - Band 1 und 6 liegen in Einzellieferungen vor, die Bände 2 bis 5 in den Orig.-Einbanddecken gebunden. Broschurrücken teilweise leicht verfärbt und Schnitte derselben etwas gebräunt. Rücken von Band 2 leicht bestoßen und gewellt, Band 5 mit Stoßspur auf dem Vorderdeckel, sonst gutes und sauberes Exemplar der überaus bedeutenden, umfangreichen und gesuchten Reihe.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat-Kretzer]
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        Bits of Old Edinburgh; removed or altered under recent improvement schemes.

      Edinburgh: Banks, 1900.(). Original cloth. Large folio. 22 color lithograph plates.

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
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        [Photo Album]: Pompton Lakes, New Jersey and Early Automobiles

      Pompton Lake, New Jersey, 1900. Near Fine. Large oblong octavo. String-tied flexible green boards with "Photographs" stamped in gilt on the front board measuring 7" x 10". A collection of 321 black and white and sepia toned gelatin silver photographs, measuring between 1" x 1.5" and 7" x 9.5", affixed to stiff gray paper and with some scattered captions. Photographs are near fine in a very good album with some waviness and edgewear. A family photo album of early snapshots beginning in 1900 from Pompton Lakes, New Jersey, as well as Long Beach and Buffalo, New York. The family appears to be upper middle class, seen here in fashionable clothing, in large houses, on numerous trips, and engaging in leisure activity. Photos show a man and a woman posing with tennis rackets, a child cavorting with a banjo, using it as a prop for everything except music, and one showing a Victorian woman with a snake wrapped around her. There are scenes of the lakes which include houseboats and people on small boats and kayak type vessels. Jocular posing appears throughout with fake punching, women falling off bicycles, and hijinks with various dogs. There are two early photo strips and photographs of people taking pictures with early box cameras. A spread of ten images captures a visit to the 1901 Pan-American Exhibition held in Buffalo including images of several Native Americans and the Temple of Music, where President McKinley was assassinated. Also mixed in are about a half dozen photos that show early open tiller-steered automobiles. An extensive and comprehensive look at amateur Victorian photography.

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Schloß Possenhofen.

      Ohne Ort (Ca ) 1900 - (22,5 x 30 cm). Mit 7 Tafeln aus kräftigem Karton mit je einer montierten Original-Fotografie. Leinwandband der Zeit mit dreiseitigem Goldschnitt und geprägtem bayerischen Staatswappen auf dem vorderen Deckel. Vermutlich einziges Exemplar der aus der Bibliothek des Herzogs von Bayern stammenden fotografischen Reproduktion der entsprechenden Pläne. Sie zeigen u.a. die gesamte Bewässerungsanlage der Gegend und des Schlosses, einen Längsschnitt durch das Terrain, einen Plan der Feuerhydranten, den Sammelschacht für die Quellenleitungen sowie einen Grundriss und einen Längsschnitt des Hochreservoirs. - Das am Starnberger See gelegene Schloss befand sich lange Jahre im Besitz des Herzogs von Bayern und ist besonders durch Prinzessin Elisabeth (besser bekannt als Sissi) berühmt geworden, da die spätere Kaiserin von Österreich hier ihre Kindheit verbracht hat. - Stellenweise etwas stockfleckig, sonst wohlerhalten [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Gerhard Gruber]
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        Lithographie originale en couleurs et encre métallique de Mucha. Avis de passage de l'Imprimerie F. Champenois. Les Pierres Précieuses - l'Émeraude.

      Paris, Imprimerie F. Champenois (1900) - Lithographie originale en couleurs et encre métallique (pour l'or) de Mucha. Avis de passage de l'Imprimerie F. Champenois. Paris, Imprimerie F. Champenois - non daté (1900). 2 pages repliées (15x10.5). Très bon état. Alfons Maria Mucha, est un affichiste, un illustrateur, un graphiste, un peintre, architecte d'intérieur et décorateur tchèque, fer-de-lance du style Art nouveau.

      [Bookseller: Livres et Collections]
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        Mimic War

      New York: Edgar O. Clark, 1900. Fine. Complete set of twenty-five six inch chromolithographed cardboard soldiers nailed to their wooden stands, in the original box and with the original fold-up tent. The uniforms represent the Spanish-American War. Here is a cannoneer, with foot soldiers, a naval contingent and the requisite marching band. One soldier bears a resemblance to Roosevelt himself. We note only three creases on the twenty-five soldiers; otherwise they are in fine, as new condition, each securely nailed to their original wooden bases. The tent has had a minor repair to the tab which keeps it upright, with a few old pinholes there suggesting a pin was used to close it before the tab was repaired. Overall a fine set in its original box with the lithographed cover. The box does have a couple of tears and lacks a small piece of the lid flap on one end else it is in very good condition. Beginning about 1857, sets of toy solders were produced on strips or sheets, to be cut out and assembled by the purchaser. About 1890, though, a process was developed to adhere lithographs to board, then nailing the feet to a small wooden block, making for a sturdy play set. Though McLoughlin Bros. was the leader in cardboard toy soldiers, Sowdon and Clark (and after Sowdon's death, Edgar O. Clark alone) was practically the only small firm to surpass McLoughlin's quality. Sources suggest only a few sets were issued, making them significantly rarer than their McLoughlin counterparts.

      [Bookseller: Thorn Books]
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        PHOTOGRAPH ***Signed***

      1900 - Fantastic 8 x 10 color photograph inscribed "Gerald Ford" in black ink. Fine Condition Gerald Ford was born on July 14, 1913, in Omaha, Nebraska. A star college football player, he served in the Navy during WWII. Elected to the House of Representatives in 1948, Ford represented Michigan's 5th District for nearly 25 years before suddenly finding himself at the crossroads of history. He was elevated to vice president, and then became the 38th U.S. president due to Richard Nixon's involvement in the Watergate scandal and subsequent resignation. Ford was defeated by Jimmy Carter in the 1976 election. He died in California in 2006. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Legends In History]
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        Autograph Letter Signed, "Jph Conrad," to Doubleday representative James MacArthur

      Pent Farm, Stanford near Hythe, 1900. 4 pp. pen and ink on folded sheet of personal stationery. 8vo. First page toned, horizontal fold. 4 pp. pen and ink on folded sheet of personal stationery. 8vo. Conrad writes to James MacArthur, representative of Lord Jim's American publisher Doubleday, McClure and Company, and a former editor of The Bookman (New York): "My dear McArthur [sic], I write in haste only to tell you how very sorry I am to hear to hear such painful news. I contemplated the prospect of a friendly intercourse between us with a great and intimate satisfaction. Let us hope the health of your wife improving will enable you to return here before long. I am not likely to let the memory grow cold. I knew you before I had seen you - you must remember. I am coming up on strict business with [publisher Sydney S.] Pawling on Thursday. I won't have time for lunch but I do hope to be able to shake your hand and say good bye - for a time only. Believe me, Always most sincerely yours, Jph. Conrad." Conrad's remark about knowing MacArthur before he had seen him alludes perhaps to MacArthur's favorable review of Almayer's Folly in the Bookman in 1895. Following his return to the States, MacArthur would take a position with Harper's, and would later correspond with and solicit material from Conrad.

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        Detroit, Michigan United States of America. Illustrating Its Commercial Importance, the Beauties of its Location, and the Many Features that Have Given it a Good Name the World Over

      Detroit, Michigan: The Evening Star News Association, 1900. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. N. pag. Colour plates, accompanied by guard sheets with description. City scenes, portraits, newspaper facilities, map. Some stains on spine, minor wear to boards. Much on the Evening Star, its facilities, advertising opportunities, and paper boys.

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        Autograph letter signed "Grover Cleveland"

      Buzzard's Bay: [Gray Gables], 1900. 2 pages. 1 vols. 12mo. To Hamilton Hill. Folded. 2 pages. 1 vols. 12mo. Responding to a letter from Hill, a newspaper editor, concerning misreprentations of himself and the currant political situation, noting that he has not thought of involving himself in the campaign or touching the political situation but appreciates Hill's "courteous offer and should not desire a more effectiive agency for the promulagation of my views that your paper affords"

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        Primo Trattato Completo di Diritto Amministrativo Italiano, con la collaborazione di vari Giureconsulti.

      Società Editrice Libraria, 1900. 8 volumi In-8, rilegati brochure e tela e pelle. Disponibili i volumi: Vol. II parte 2 - Vol. III, parte I - Vol. IV parte 1 - Vol. IV parte 2 - Vol. VII parte 1 - Vol. VII parte 2 - Vol. VIII - Vol. IX. Alcune sottolineature sparze. 2 volumi in brochure intonsi e 1 in tela, necessitano del ripristino della legatura. Raro insieme di questa fondamentale opera.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Baduel]
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        Sister Carrie, The Financier, and the Titan [three first editions]

      Original dark red cloth. Minute touchups to foot of spine, light fading to part of upper board. Very good. Cloth case FIRST EDITION of Dreiser's first and most important book. Sister Carrie is "a powerful account of a young working girl's rise to the 'tinsel and shine' of worldly success, and of the slow decline of her lover and protector Hurstwood. It was withheld from circulation by its publishers, who were apprehensive about Dreiser's frank and amoral treatment of Carrie's sexuality and ambition" (Drabble). After Harper and Brothers declined to print the novel, Dreiser approached Doubleday, Page, and Co., which had published another naturalist novel, Frank Norris's McTeague. Norris, an advisor for Doubleday, enthusiastically supported the publication of Sister Carrie. He later called it "the best novel I had read in M.S. since I had been reading for the firm." Based on Norris's praise, Walter Hines Page promised Dreiser that his firm would publish it. However, after reading the manuscript, Frank Doubleday objected that the novel was sordid. Dreiser insisted that Doubleday, Page was legally obligated to publish the book, so the firm proceeded, printing a mere 1000 copies and refusing to promote it. Only 456 copies were sold, and Dreiser received only $68.40 in royalties. This is a handsome copy, without cracked hinges and browned spine that typically plague this book. The only brighter copy we have seen in recent years, a copy with the spine ends recolored, was priced at $30,000. Modern Library 100 Best English-Language Novels of the 20th Century 33. [with] The Greatest American Business Novel DREISER, THEODORE. The Financier. New York: Harper, 1912. Original cloth and dust jacket. Some rubbing and edge wear to dust jacket with slight loss, long closed split to upper joint of dj. Spine slightly darkened. A very good copy, rare in this condition in dust jacket. FIRST EDITION. "The historic scope of his theme, the monumental architecture of his story, and the exhaustiveness of his documentation make The Financier the greatest business novel written in America of its time--and probably of all time" (Lingeman). This is the first book in Dreiser's Trilogy of Desire, comprising The Financier (1912), The Titan (1914), and The Stoic (1947, posthumous). The novels tell the story of the financier Frank Cowperwood, who is based on the life of American businessman Charles Tyson Yerkes. Cowperwood is a Philadelphia streetcar magnate, investor, and securities manipulator in the Gilded Age. "It is Dreiser's constant probing of the intertwined needs for money, art, glory, sex, and so much else that makes 'The Financier' the greatest of all American business novels" (Wall Street Journal, 2012). Provenance: contemporary signature of Kate Lang on front pastedown. [with] The Titan DREISER, THEODORE. The Titan. New York: John Lane, (1914). Original cloth and dust jacket. Slight chipping to dust jacket, one small repair to verso. An excellent copy. FIRST EDITION. The Titan is the second book in Dreiser's Trilogy of Desire, comprising The Financier (1912), The Titan (1914), and The Stoic (1947, posthumous). The novels tell the story of the financier Frank Cowperwood, who is based on the life of American businessman Charles Tyson Yerkes. Cowperwood is a Philadelphia streetcar magnate, investor, and securities manipulator in the Gilded Age. When Dreiser's publisher, Harper and Brothers, declined to publish the work because of Cowperwood's promiscuous sexuality, Dreiser moved to John Lane. "Although the trilogy is based on the life of Yerkes, readers have often identified the drive and aspirations of Cowperwood with Dreiser himself--particularly in the financier's love of beauty, his sexual appetites, and his will to power" (ANB). Very scarce in a collectible dust jacket.

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        A Refugees Experiences at Peking and on the Route South 

      8vo. Original front wrapper bound in. Light browning throughout. Many of the offprints are signed on the title or first page 'W. Grigorieff', who appears to have been affiliated to a trading company in Shanghai. 15pp. Shanghai, 'North-China Herald' Office, 

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        [Autograph sentiment signed of Susan B. Anthony's Most Potent Phrase]

      Rochester, NY, 1900. Clipped at the corners but very good and quite clear, mounted on card stock, with remnants of old mount on rear.. 1 clipped card. Signed, dated, and addressed by Susan B. Anthony (1820-1900) shortly after her eightieth birthday,"Perfect equality of rights for women - civil and political - should be the cry for everyone. Yours sincerely / Susan B. Anthony / 17 Madison Street / Rochester NY / July 1, 1900." Anthony used the first part of this sentiment, -"Perfect equality of rights for women - civil and political"- which was her favorite motto, for over thirty years, in albums and in many speeches, adding further phrases such as "is the demand of the National Woman Suffrage Association," or "is the demand of Susan B. Anthony." In fact, to James Garfield, she wrote "I know, if you had in your letter of acceptance, or in your New York speech, declared yourself in favor of "perfect equality of rights for women, civil and political," you would have touched an electric spark which would have fired the hearts of the women of the entire nation, and made the triumph of the Republican party more grand and glorious than any it ever has seen." (Sept. 9, 1880). We could not locate any other use of the additional phrase "should be the cry for everyone" in any of the archives of her writings and manuscripts. Harper: Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony, Vol. 2: pp. 522, 859.

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        [Photo Album]: Canadian Ranch and Trip to Europe

      1900. Near Fine. Large oblong quarto measuring 10" x 11.5". Red pebbled cloth with gilt edges and "photographs" stamped in gilt on the front board. A collection of 111 black and white or sepia-toned gelatin silver snap shot photographs affixed to white cardboard pages, with a few loose photos laid in. Photographs are about near fine with some creasing in a very good album with edgewear and spotting. A photo album featuring a large amount (approximately half) of the images set on a Canadian ranch in the late 1880s or early 1890s. The images include the stables, what appears to be someone operating on a sick (or possibly dead) horse, ranch hands in full "cowboy" dress complete with hat and lasso atop their horses, breaking horses, as well as trick riding, and one amusing photo of a man, a dog, and a hose. One particularly wonderful photograph shows a bucking horse with a rider. The album also contains a parade in Quebec City with hundreds of people lining the road and several photos of building and two photos showing the town circa 1880. The latter part of the album show images from a trip to Europe with town of Lourdes in Southern France, include the old fort and the National Shrine Grotto of Our Lady of Lourdes. Also show are various images of the Alps along with stagecoaches, glaciers, Matterhorn, and mountain goats can be seen. A few photos show the St. Gotthard tunnel entrance, the third largest road tunnel in the world, under construction, it was completed in 1881. A fascinating look at life on a Canadian ranch as well as an excursion to Europe for a mix or business and pleasure.

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        A Short Account of the Leach Bermejo Expedition of 1899, with some Reference to the Flora, Fauna and Indian Tribes of the Chaco.

      Buenos Aires: J. Smart, Printer and Bookbinder, 1900. Demy 8vo, original red cloth, black lettering. Frontis and illustrations in the text. ¶ An expedition taken on behalf of the owners of a sugar and coffee plantation in extreme northwest Argentina, who wanted to explore the possibility of transporting their produce down the nearby Bermejo river, and thus save on the costly railway freight of over a thousand miles. They hired Dobson, a correspondent for the River Plate Sport and Pastime magazine, for the job and he provides an interesting and entertaining account of his journey, which concluded successfully. Fine copy.

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        Photo Album]: S.S. Bremen, Paris and London

      Paris, London 1900 - Oblong small quarto measuring 7" x 11". String-tied olive cloth over paper boards with "Paris 1907 London" printed on the front board. Contains 51 sepia toned gelatin silver photographs with some captions measuring between 2" x 3" and 4.5" x 6.5" affixed to stiff black paper. A good album with loose pages, toning, and lifting cloth with near fine photographs.A photo album kept of a transatlantic journey on the German vessel S.S. Bremen which made stops in Paris and London before returning to the United States in 1905. The vessel built in 1896 was part of the Hamburg America Line and used the same route as the Titanic would a few years later. The album shows many of the crew and passengers posing around the ship with photos of crew members lounging and reading on the upper deck, crew members posing with a woman, and other vessels they passed on the water. Once in Paris the photographs show the streets and crowds of the city. Roughly ten photos show the group at a horse race presumably the Paris Grand Prix at Longchamp with photos of the stands and the crowd in beautiful dresses, huge feathered hats, and men in tuxes. Created by the Societe d'Encouragement in 1863, the Paris Grand Prix was the leading "flat race" showcasing the "best home-bred three-year-olds" until it was surpassed in 1920 when the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe began. After Paris the company stopped in London shown here in photographs of cobblestone streets and busy town centers before returning to the Bremen and returning home. It is assumed that the photo album was put together later than the trip as the book reads "1907" while the few captions that are present read "1905."An interesting look at sea travel and upper middle class events during the early 1900s.

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        Dissertação. Cadeira de Clinica Propedeutica. Estudio clinico do delirio?

      - In-8 de 152 pp.ch. ; demi-toile. Thèse de l?auteur. Médecin neurologue brésilien, il est considéré au Brésil comme l'un des précurseurs de la psychanalyse. Relié à la suite: ROXO, Dr. Henrique de Brito Belford. Dissertação. Cadeira de Clinica Psychiatrica e de Molestias Nervosas? Rio de Janeiro, Companhia typographica, 1900. LOPES, Dr. Ernani. Estudo clinico do complexo estupor em neuro-psychiatria. Rio de Janeiro, Typographia do Jornal do Commercio, 1922. Ex-libris Dr. A.C. Pacheco e Silva. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Spiegelndes Gewässer mit Wiesen und Bäumen. Ölgemälde auf Leinwand.

      - Bildmaß: 58 x 32 cm ( Höhe x Breite ), alt gerahmt ( Rahmenmaß: 70 x 44,5 cm ). Das Gemälde in Öl auf Leinwand, unsigniert. Am alten Rahmen unten mit montierter Messingplakette *M. Nopitsch *, undatiert ( wohl um 1900 ). Das Bild von guter Erhaltung, der Rahmen etwas fleckig, gering bestoßen. ( Wenn Versand gewünscht wird, dann bitte nur ausgerahmter Versand ). ( Literatur: Rump: Hamburger Künstlerlexikon, Seite 329 ) ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available ) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Poems for Pictures And for Notes of Music.

      London: John Macqueen, 1900 - Octavo. Original cloth, titles to spine and front in black, florally patterned endpapers. Spine tanned, ends and corners a little rubbed, cloth somewhat marked and dust soiled, hinges a little tender, some light tanning around endpapers but otherwise internally fresh, a very good copy. First edition, sole impression, of this rare early poetry collection by Ford Madox Hueffer (1873-1939, from 1919 known as Ford Madox Ford). We have never handled another, and can only trace one appearance at auction, in 1938, when a copy inscribed by Ford to T. Watts-Dunton appeared in the Anderson Galleries sale of The Modern Library of Robert Dunning Dripps. This copy was accompanied by a letter which quoted Ford himself having claimed that there were only 17 copies in existence. Institutional records show 5 copies in the UK and 10 in the USA, leaving, if Ford's assessment of rarity is to be credited, precious few in private hands. The printed dedication is to Edward Garnett. A second series of Poems for Pictures was published in 1904, entitled The Face of the Night, which appears to be somewhat more common. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        ALTE HÄUSER IM ABENDLICHT (KT. GLARUS?)

      - Oel auf Malkarton 30,5 x 40 cm, gerahmt 35 x 44 cm, unten rechts signiert u. datiert (19)10, Rahmen mit kl. Mängeln J. Ruch war um 1900 der erfolgreichste Glarner Maler und wurde auch international beachtet (ab 1889 regelmässig Ausstellung im Pariser Salon, in Ausstellungen d. Schweizer Kunstvereins, an der Weltausstellung in Paris, er erhielt die Goldene Medaille zweiter Klasse an der Internationalen Kunstausstellung in München, dazu Ausstellungen in den USA, Italien etc.). Seine Sujets fand er vorwiegend im bäucherlichen Milieu in den Alpen. Das vorliegende Bild zeigt eine alte Häusergruppe im Gebirge (Kanton Glarus?), mit einem reizvollen Lichtakzent. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        1900 & 1901 & 1903 & 1904 Wisden Hardbacks

      This lot is a Set of 4 WW1 Hardback Wisdens - 1900 to 1904 Wisden Hardbacks without 1902. In Good Condition but things to note. The 1900 has some restoration to the front board and spine a bump to the rear board and what looks a facsimile plate. The 1901 in very good condition but touch ups to the paste downs and photoplate. The 1903 has restored hinges (as always) but wear to the spine cloth , rather worn throughout with touch ups to the pastedown tops. The 1904 is very good but repaired hinges and pastedown touch ups. A cheap and cheerful set if you dont mind the odd funny.

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        Album photographique - Souvenir de la campagne de Chine 14 août 1900 - 18 septembre 1901

      - 14 août 1900 - 18 septembre 1901 , Album : 24x19cm, photographies : formats divers, 1 album relié. - album eccezionale con un totale di 57 fotografie originali sulle stampe all'albumina e argento antico. Queste fotografie sono state scattate tra il 1900 e il 1901 dal medico di Henry Coullaud (1872-1954). Il legame del tempo a metà per angoli calico blu, indietro liscia muto, piatti fioriti carta, un'etichetta rossa con i caratteri cinesi è stato laminato sul primo piatto. calligrafia cinese su questa etichetta, come ha spiegato il professor Denis Coullaud figura il nome del medico: "" A Ku-Lou, meravigliosa mano che rende la primavera ". Così si potrebbe tradurre una scritta cinese i cui personaggi spiccava nero contro il fondo cremisi di un banner verticale stretta. E 'stato chiamato un "pai-pien". In una bella mattina di primavera nel 1900, che questo è stato portato in pompa magna, preceduta da una musica twangy un clarinetto, è stato accompagnato sul suo grandine un ottavino, e ha dato tamburello ritmo. La famiglia Wang, il cui patriarca era stato operato con successo per la cataratta, e ha ringraziato il personale medico Coullaud. I cinesi avevano tradotto il suo nome per approssimazione fonetica disegnando i due personaggi "Ku" e "Lou". "(In Pr. Denis Coullaud, La mano rende meravigliosa primavera 1992). Ogni istantanea è stato annotato (luogo e leggenda) del fotografo che ha anche scritto una dedica sul retro della pagina titolo del primo album, "A mia sorella, affettuoso ricordo di suo fratello Henry, Bordeaux 25 Ottobre 1901". Giovane medico militare stanco della vita di guarnigione in Francia e il sogno di avventura, Henry Coullaud ha chiesto al Ministero di partire per il Paese della Cina. La sua richiesta concesso, ha intrapreso 19 agosto 1900 Alessandro III nel 1 ° battaglione del reggimento di fanteria de Marche. L'inizio dell'album contiene fotografie dell'equipaggio del Alexander III. Diversi colpi poi rappresentano le fermate effettuate dall'equipaggio: Port Said, Gibuti, Singapore e infine il porto di Ta Kou raggiunto quarantadue giorni dopo la partenza di Marsiglia. Questa prima parte, riguardante l'attraversamento stessa, è costituito principalmente da porto fotografie e diversi colpi che rappresentano la popolazione Gibuti. Si tratta di una preziosa testimonianza circa la precoce sviluppo della città allora capitale del Somaliland francese. Una seconda parte riguarda le diverse città cinesi in cui il Dr. Coullaud esercitata: Tong-Ku, Tientsin, Pao-Ting-Fou, Ting Chou (Tin-tjo), Cheng-Feng Su-Kiao, Si-Gnan -Shien e Tai-To. Le sue fotografie, un crudo realismo, ci offrono un vasto panorama della vita in Cina, sia delle relazioni sino-francese, ma anche della vita urbana e rurale dei nativi. Essa mostra in particolare le attività ufficiali della delegazione francese: escursioni panoramiche, organizzati arti dello spettacolo (teatro, acrobati parata o di un'orchestra cinese sovrastata con bandiere francesi in occasione del 14 luglio), riviste militari e fotografie ufficiali di miscelazione dignitari funzionari cinesi e francesi, etc. Alcune immagini ritraggono anche l'imparzialità della macchina giudiziaria in piena Boxer Rebellion: cinese uniformi della polizia arcaiche, le teste degli insorti esposte in gabbie nella pubblica piazza, ma l'esecuzione quintuple. Il fotografo dilettante mette in mostra anche i monumenti storici, realizzando vedute di città, pagode, torri, porte e altri muri. Ma quello che sembra affascinare soprattutto il giovane medico, che è la vita in strada. Nota diverse immagini che mostrano le donne con piccoli piedi fasciati, un paio di anni prima che il divieto di questa antica mutilazione erotico. Coullaud coglie anche la vita quotidiana della gente comune, attraverso scene rurali e piccoli commerci (barbieri, vestiti ...), ma anche i significativi e anche mandarini le pose solenni. Attraverso questo album unico, importante testimonianza di valore etnologico, maggiore Henry Coullaud ci dà una visione d'insieme della vita cinese a cavallo del ventesimo secolo. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Exceptionnel album regroupant au total 57 photographies originales en tirages albuminés et argentiques d'époque. Ces photographies ont été réalisées entre 1900 et 1901 par le médecin militaire Henry Coullaud (1872-1954). Reliure de l'époque en demi percaline bleue à coins, dos lisse muet, plats de papier fleuri, une étiquette rouge présentant des idéogrammes chinois a été contrecollée sur le premier plat. La calligraphie chinoise sur cette étiquette, comme l'explique le Professeur Denis Coullaud, figure le patronyme du médecin : « "A Kou-Lou, la main merveilleuse qui rend le printemps". Ainsi pouvait-on traduire une inscription chinoise dont les caractères se détachaient en noir sur le fond cramoisi d'une étroite banderole verticale. Cela s'appelait un "paï-pien". Par une belle matinée de printemps de l'année 1900, ce présent fut apporté en grande pompe, précédé par une musique nasillarde d'une clarinette, qu'accompagnait le son grêle d'une petite flûte, et que rythmait un tambourin. La famille Wang, dont le patriarche avait été opéré avec succès de la cataracte, remerciait ainsi le médecin-major Coullaud. Les Chinois avaient traduit son nom par approximation phonétique, en traçant les deux caractères "kou" et "lou". » (in Pr. Denis Coullaud, La Main merveilleuse qui rend le printemps, 1992). Chaque cliché a été annoté (lieu et légende) par le photographe qui a également rédigé une dédicace au verso de la page de titre du premier album : « A ma s

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        Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen: Weiblicher Studienkopf (Originalzeichnung)

      1900 - Kohle auf Papier 56,5 x 40 cm Rechts mittig signiert [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Documents historiques sur la Vicomté de Carlat + Etudes historique sur la Vicomté de Carlat

      - Imprimerie de Monaco 1900. Deux forts et grands volumes in-4 en cartonnage éditeur pour les Documents historiques sur la Vicomté de Carlat. viii + 790 + cccxcii + 364 pages, planche dépliante. Ensemble complet, quelques taches aux cartonnages, sans gravités, manque de papier en dos du tome 2. Intérieur en parfait état et complet pour cette monumentale étude publiée par ordre de S.A.S le Prince Albert 1er, Prince souverain de Monaco. Le tome 2 est non coupé. JOINT : Mêmes auteurs : Etude historique sur la Vicomté de Carlat : Imprimerie de Monaco, 1900. Même cartonnage éditeur in-4 de CCCXCII pages + feuillet d'errata + planche dépliante - en très bon état également. Edition sur papier vergé. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        [Photo Album]: Pompton Lakes, New Jersey and Early Automobiles

      Pompton Lake, New Jersey, 1900. Near Fine. Large oblong octavo. String-tied flexible green boards with "Photographs" stamped in gilt on the front board measuring 7" x 10". A collection of 321 black and white and sepia toned gelatin silver photographs, measuring between 1" x 1.5" and 7" x 9.5", affixed to stiff gray paper and with some scattered captions. Photographs are near fine in a very good album with some waviness and edgewear. A family photo album of early snapshots beginning in 1900 from Pompton Lakes, New Jersey, as well as Long Beach and Buffalo, New York. The family appears to be upper middle class, seen here in fashionable clothing, in large houses, on numerous trips, and engaging in leisure activity. Photos show a man and a woman posing with tennis rackets, a child cavorting with a banjo, using it as a prop for everything except music, and one showing a Victorian woman with a snake wrapped around her. There are scenes of the lakes which include houseboats and people on small boats and kayak type vessels. Jocular posing appears throughout with fake punching, women falling off bicycles, and hijinks with various dogs. There are two early photo strips and photographs of people taking pictures with early box cameras. A spread of ten images captures a visit to the 1901 Pan-American Exhibition held in Buffalo including images of several Native Americans and the Temple of Music, where President McKinley was assassinated. Also mixed in are about a half dozen photos that show early open tiller-steered automobiles. An extensive and comprehensive look at amateur Victorian photography.

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        Ian Hamilton's March. Together with extracts from the diary of Lieutenant H. Frankland a prisoner of war at Pretoria.

      London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1900 - Octavo. Original dark red cloth, spine and front cover lettered in gilt, black coated endpapers. Ownership signature to front free endpaper. Spine faded, remnant of bookseller's ticket to front pastedown, tips bumped, dent to front board, some occasional minor foxing to contents. A good copy. Frontispiece portrait, 9 maps and plans in text, partially coloured folding map. First edition, first impression. Publisher's records indicate that 5,003 copies were printed. "The volume consists of 17 letters to the Morning Post, beginning with that of 31 March 1900 and concluding with that of 14 June in contrast to London to Ladysmith, the texts of the originally published letters were more extensively revised and four letters were included which had never appeared in periodical form" (Cohen, pp. 103-4). Cohen A8.1.a [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Schweizer Exlibris bis zum Jahre 1900

      2 vols., VIII, 403, XII, 432 pp. inventory of over 8000 Swiss bookplates from the late medieval period to around 1900, brief introductory material, indices of artists, initials, monograms, mottos, heraldry, etc., bibliography, glossary, 135 photographic plates, 38 plates showing heraldric outlines. 4to. Cloth. Zurich (Schweizer Bibliophilen Gesellschaft) 1933-1937. One of 600 copies.

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        Photo Album]: Japanese Family 1900s

      Japan 1900 - Quarto. Black leather over paper boards with an illustration of three horses on the front board measuring 9.5" x 7". Contains 47 sepia toned or black and white gelatin silver photographs measuring between 4" x 3" to 5.5" x 8" affixed to stiff black paper without captions. Album is very good with some rubbing and edgewear with near fine photographs.A photo album from the early 1900s kept by a Japanese family. It includes portraits of family members, military photos, and group photos of a boys school class. There are also photos of young girls in school uniforms playing outside. Another larger photo shows a group of children exercising and a small portrait shows a man in a sports uniform although the sport is unidentified. One particularly interesting image shows a group of boys in traditional Japanese warrior dress, possibly for a school project or heritage day. There are a few full family photos, either an entire extended family or a few families together, one of which was taken from a rice planting competition. A small but interesting look at a Japanese family including schooling.

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        [Photo Album]: Japanese Family 1900s

      Japan, 1900. Near Fine. Quarto. Black leather over paper boards with an illustration of three horses on the front board measuring 9.5" x 7". Contains 47 sepia toned or black and white gelatin silver photographs measuring between 4" x 3" to 5.5" x 8" affixed to stiff black paper without captions. Album is very good with some rubbing and edgewear with near fine photographs.A photo album from the early 1900s kept by a Japanese family. It includes portraits of family members, military photos, and group photos of a boys school class. There are also photos of young girls in school uniforms playing outside. Another larger photo shows a group of children exercising and a small portrait shows a man in a sports uniform although the sport is unidentified. One particularly interesting image shows a group of boys in traditional Japanese warrior dress, possibly for a school project or heritage day. There are a few full family photos, either an entire extended family or a few families together, one of which was taken from a rice planting competition. A small but interesting look at a Japanese family including schooling.

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        [Photo Album]: Pompton Lakes, New Jersey and Early Automobiles

      Pompton Lake, New Jersey, 1900. Near Fine. Large oblong octavo. String-tied flexible green boards with "Photographs" stamped in gilt on the front board measuring 7" x 10". A collection of 321 black and white and sepia toned gelatin silver photographs, measuring between 1" x 1.5" and 7" x 9.5", affixed to stiff gray paper and with some scattered captions. Photographs are near fine in a very good album with some waviness and edgewear. A family photo album of early snapshots beginning in 1900 from Pompton Lakes, New Jersey, as well as Long Beach and Buffalo, New York. The family appears to be upper middle class, seen here in fashionable clothing, in large houses, on numerous trips, and engaging in leisure activity. Photos show a man and a woman posing with tennis rackets, a child cavorting with a banjo, using it as a prop for everything except music, and one showing a Victorian woman with a snake wrapped around her. There are scenes of the lakes which include houseboats and people on small boats and kayak type vessels. Jocular posing appears throughout with fake punching, women falling off bicycles, and hijinks with various dogs. There are two early photo strips and photographs of people taking pictures with early box cameras. A spread of ten images captures a visit to the 1901 Pan-American Exhibition held in Buffalo including images of several Native Americans and the Temple of Music, where President McKinley was assassinated. Also mixed in are about a half dozen photos that show early open tiller-steered automobiles. An extensive and comprehensive look at amateur Victorian photography.

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        ESKAY'S ALBUMINIZED FOOD

      Eskay's Albuminized Food, Philadelphia ca 1900 - Nourishes from infancy to old age." This is a poster advertising Eskay's Albuminized Food. a milk modifier The poster is dimensional with the center showing a baby feeding Eskay to an elder in bas relief., also showing two containers of Eskay in bas relief. The two figures are encircled in a raised wreath design with a motif of wheat--an ingredient used in the product. The text above and below the design is on grey poster stock. The product ws developed by Philadelphia Druggist Frank Baum The drug firm Smith Kline & French was so impressed with the product that they produced it for Baum . Their name is on the container. The poster is framed under glass and measures 29x33". Shipping additional

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        The Grey Fairy Book.

      London, New York and Bombay: Longmans, Green, and Co,, 1900. Octavo. Original grey cloth, gilt titles and pictorial decoration to spine and front cover, black endpapers, gilt edges. Illustrated frontispiece with tissue guard, vignette title page, 31 plates and illustrations in the text throughout by H. J. Ford. Large ownership signature to verso of front free endpaper, with slight offset onto half-title. Head of spine slightly bumped, very light markings to covers, foxing to preliminary and final leaves. First edition, first impression, of the sixth instalment in Lang's Fairy Book series, with tales "deriving from many countries - Lithuania, various parts of Africa, Germany, France, Greece, and other regions of the world" (Lang's preface), many of them highly phantasmagorical and strange. Lang's preface contains the intriguing observation, "The stories, as usual, illustrate the method of popular fiction. A certain number of incidents are shaken into many varying combinations, like the fragments of coloured glass in the kaleidoscope. Probably the possible combinations, like possible musical combinations, are not unlimited in number".

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        Choralbuch. Halberstadt, Carl Brüggemann 1829. Quer 4°. 2 Bll., XX, 134 (recte 130) S., mit Noten Ldr. d. Zt. mit Rsch. sowie goldgepr. Deckelbordüre und goldgepr. Besitzvermerk "Christoph Berger".

      - Vgl. MGG XI, 1900 ff. - ADB XXXII, 110 ff.- Erste Ausgabe.- Enth. 271 Chhoräle von J. R. Ahle bis M. Vulpius; mit einem alphabetischen Register.- Friedrich Schneider (1786-1853) war seit 1821 Herzoglich Anhaltischer Hofkapellmeister in Dessau. "Das Dessauer Musikleben erfuhr durch ihn einen ungewöhnlichen Aufschwung. 1829 gründete er eine Musikschule, in der er eine internationale Schülerschar allein unterrichtete" (MGG).- Wie stets, mit Paginierungsfehler nach Seite 84.- Vorsatz mit Exlibris, fliegender Vorsatz abgetrennt, Titelblatt angestaubt und mit kleinem Einriss. Durchgängig etwas gebräunt und fleckig, Ebd. berieben u. bestoßen. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Historia General de España del P. D. Juan de Mariana. Contra las Advertencias de Pedro Mantuano. En Toledo, por Diego Rodriguez, 1616. RELIE AVEC (à la suite): 2). MANTUANO (Pedro). Advertencias a la Historia del Padre de Mariana de la Compañia de Iesus. Impressa en Toledo en Latin año de 1592 y en Romance el de 1601. En que se enmienda gran parte de la Historia de España. En esta Segunda Impression va añadida la respuesta à todas la dificultades que puso el Padre Juan de Mariana, à los Discursos que pruevan la venida de Santiago a España, sacados de la libreria del Condestable de Castilla. Y tambien se responde al Padre Juan de Pineda, en lo que escrivio en su libro de Rebus Salomonis, de la venida de Nabuchodonosor. En Madrid, en la Impre

      - 2 ouvrages en 1 volume in-4. 1). 12ff. 341pp. LV. 2ff. 47pp. 2). 10ff. 322pp. 1f. Plein veau, dos à nerfs orné, triple filet doré d'encadrement sur les plats, tranches dorées (Reliure vers 1900 de style ancien). Précieux recueil de deux ouvrages rares sur l'Histoire d'Espagne du père Juan de Mariana (1536-1624), qui avait vu le jour pour la première fois en latin à Tolède en 1592. 1). Edition Originale de la défense de l'Histoire d'Espagne de Mariana par l'historien et savant madrilène Tomás Tamayo de Vargas (1588-1641), dont c'est le premier ouvrage. Le volume est bien complet de ses deux parties additionelles, qui manquent parfois et qui se sont également vendues séparément. "Razón de la Historia del P.P.D. Juan de Mariana; de las Advertencias de Pedro Mantuano contra ella; y de la defensa del Doctor Don Thomas Tamaio de Vargas" et "Defensa de la Descensión de la Virgen N.S. a la S. Iglesa de Toledo ". 2). Seconde édition considérablement augmentée de cet ouvrage initialement paru en 1611, dans lequel sont exposées les critiques de l'ouvrage de Mariana auxquelles répondit Tamayo de Vargas dans l'ouvrage décrit ci-dessus. Bel exemplaire soigneusement établi au début du 20e siècle. 1). Palau, 327108. 2). Palau, 149612. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Kindergarten teacher training album.

      Mayberry, PA: c. 1900. Quarto. Nine-fold concertina-style book featuring artwork on both sides. The artwork includes many of the "gifts" that formed the Fröbel educational approach, including paper weaving, patterned embroidery on paper, and paper folding. With a printed cover label indicating ownership of Miss Rachel C. Reeves of Mayberry PA. This album contains an array of Fröbel gifts, includin 4 pages of captioned cut-paper shapes arranged to create objects, 4 pages of stitch work, 12 pages of woven work, 11 pages of elaborate paper folds and 12 pages of captioned objects created from folded papers. Lesson or section titles using elements from nature include; Development from Circle to Square, Sequence of Life Forms from Salt Cellar Ground Form, Circular Beauty Form, Beauty Forms on Square Form Inventions, Beauty Form Sequence Salt Cellar Ground Form, Sequence of Life Forms from table Cloth Ground Form, Beauty Forms - Hexagonal Basis, Beauty Forms - Trapezium Basis and Knowledge Forms. Blind stamped brown cloth with fore-edge ties. Bit of wear to spine ends and a touch of rubbing to corners, else unusually fine and bright.

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