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        Photo Album] Views of Mexico

      C. B. Waite ca 1900, Mexico City - Oblong folio, 31 x 26 cm, consisting of a photograph album with 51 b/w (albumen print) photos, 20 x 13 cm. The photos depict life in Mexico; included are architectural photos, photos of tradesmen, street scenes, parades, and railroads. Waite (1861 - 1927) moved from a studio in El Paso, TX, to Mexico City in 1896 and remained there until sometime around 1916. His extensive output is characterized by an eye for what was considered traditional Mexican. Although somewhat later than Briquet, his photographs are much more difficult to find. This is confirmed as well by the scarcity of library holdings - only the Bancroft has more than a small handful - and the situation is the same at auction, where apparently no album of his is recorded as having appeared to date. The present album is in very good condition; a few of the photos show some fading, but other wise this is a superb collection of Waite's work. The album as well is in excellent condition.

      [Bookseller: PLAZA BOOKS ABAA]
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        Phra Malai (probably).

      Thailand around 1900. A folding manuscript, (leporello, concertino style, accordion style) in original painted brown boards, imitating wood. 670 x 140 mm. With a total lenght of ca. 1450 cm. 94 leaves (188 pages) on thick khoi paper. Cambodian script in black ink. 2 leaves with many corrections. Containg 22 fine coloured miniatures arranged as pairs of paintings at the ends of two pages. Each painting measuring ca. 28 x 18 cm. and runs on two pages each (12 on one side and 10 on the other side). Text in five lines, sometimes between paintings. Well preserved and complete.. "From the early 19th century the didactic account of the monk Phra Malai who journed to heaven and hell was the most prevalent subject of illustrated Thai manuscripts. It is not clear why examples of this story are so rare from the 18th century and before, for it had apparantly been known in Thailand for many centuries. The Phra Malai story derives from a Pali language text thought to have originated in Sri Lanka. A Thai verse setting was composed in the first half of the 18th century by the poet Prince Thammathibet. Other Thai versions of it are anonymous, and hence hard to date. Pali language texts, from Tahiland and other south-east Asian lands such as Burma, Cambodia, and Laos suggest that it may have been composed as early as the 15th or 16th century by learned monks in northern Thailand." (Henry Ginsburg: Thai Manuscript Painting p. 72)

      [Bookseller: Lynge & Søn A/S]
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        The Rulers of the South: Sicily, Calabria, Malta.

      London, MacMillan 1900.2 Bände. Mit 100 Illustration von Henry Brokman und 2 gefalt. Karten.6 Bll., 391 S.; VIII, 1 Bl., 407 S. Rote Maroquinbde. d. Zt. mit reicher Rücken - und Deckenverg., Innenkantenfileten und Goldschnitt. Signiert von dem römischen Buchbinder C. Glinger. 20 x 14 cm. Rücken der prachtvollen Einbände leicht rissig. Frontispiz von Bd. I am seitlichen Rand etwas feuchtfleckig. Bücher en

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Turszynski]
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        Original Drawing. Babylolia.

      [c.1900?] - Ink, pencil & watercolour on thin paper, with Crane?s illustrated signature at lower left corner. Mounted on cream card. 22 x 28.5cm. A baby boy holding a rattle sits on a cushion alongside two dogs and a host of toys. He is in front of a globe with imaginary locations including the Bay of Milkolia and Lollipopolis. Mother (to the left) and father (to the right) overlook the globe and child from above. The title, Babylolia, illustrated with playing children runs across the centre of the image. An unrecorded illustration by the influential and prolific children?s book illustrator Walter Crane, 1845-1915. Neither the BL or Copac record this title. In addition, the Ashmolean and the Whitworth Art Gallery, both of which hold significant Crane collections, can find no reference to a publication or drawing by Crane under this title. It is likely therefore that this was a personal drawing given as a gift to celebrate the birth or birthday of a friend or relative?s baby.

      [Bookseller: Jarndyce, The 19th Century Booksellers]
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        Paris, Blick über Dächer am Montmartre auf Sacré-Coeur".

      - Farbradierung und Mischtechnik, um 1900, auf bräunlichem Kupferdruckpapier, signiert. 59,5:44,7 cm. Vom Künstler als „épreuve l’artiste" bezeichnet. – Mit Blindstempel in der rechten unteren Ecke. An den Seiten und oben auf die Plattenkante geschnitten, hinterlegte Knickfalte rechts unten außerhalb der Darstellung. Héran war als Graphiker sehr experimentierfreudig. Er hatte damit erst 1896 begonnen und konnte bis 1914 bereits ein Œuvre von 183 Blättern vorweisen. „In Paris hat sich Herrmann den Sinn für die feine, delikate ‚facture‘ angeeignet; das springt auch in seiner Graphik hinüber. Er ist keinesfalls ein Tüftler und Pedant. Aber es beliebt ihm nicht, seine wohlverstandene Zeichnung und Modellierung durch einen ruddeligen Vortrag zu paralysieren. Im Tiefdruck pflegt er besonders die kalte Nadel und die Schabkunst: für die letztere bedient er sich sehr oft der durch Sandgebläse gekörnten Platten. Sie tragen einen Charakter, der zwischen jenen der Sandpapiermanier und dem eigentlichen gewiegten Mezzotint liegt, nicht so weich und sanft wie diese, nicht so unausgeglichen und zufallsreich wie jene. Dann hat er auch viel mit der Kreide auf Stein gezeichnet" (zit. aus: H. W. Singer, Die moderne Graphik. 2. Aufl. Leipzig, 1920, Ss. 134/135).

      [Bookseller: Galerie Joseph Fach GmbH]
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        Partie am Waldrand),

      um 1900. - Über eine leicht gewellte Wiese fällt der Blick auf den Rand eines Mischwaldes. Aquarellstudie auf Papier von Eduard Zetsche, re. u. sign., um 1900. 22 x 14 cm. - Ohne Flecken, lediglich geringe Altersspuren, an den Papierrändern Löcher von Reisnägeln (außerhalb der Darstellung). - Qualitätvolle Aquarellskizze des bekannten Wiener Landschaftsmalers. - Eduard Zetsche: Wien 21.12.1844 - 26.4.1927 ebenda. Zetsche, der zuerst Privatunterricht genoß und später an der Wiener Akademie ausgebildet wurde, wechselte nach der Aufgabe seines Bankberufes zur weiteren Ausbildung nach Düsseldorf, wo er bei Eugen Drücker die spätromantische Landschaftsauffassung überwand. Zetsche beschickte Ausstellungen in Wien, dem Münchner Glaspalast, Berlin und Düsseldorf. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 0

      [Bookseller: Buch- und Kunstantiquariat Tobias Müller]
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        ORIGINAL HAND-PAINTED COLOR OTSU-E. [An Original Otsu-e Color Painting of a Samurai]

      AN ORIGINAL HAND-PAINTED COLOR OTSU-E FOLK ART PAINTING [Otsu n.d. ca. 1900, - n.p.]. Single sheet painting, 25 x 71cm., very good, hand-painted on thin hand-made Washi paper,polychrome color, a few old mends on the verso, else clean,good solid color, unsigned as usual. OBSCURE ORIGINAL ART Color scans available for this book on request. Description content 2016Copyright Rare Oriental Books Co.

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        The Arabian Nights and the Supplemental Nights

      Printed by the Burton Club for Private Subscribers Only, London 1900 - London: Printed by the Burton Club for Private Subscribers Only, No Date Circa 1900s. Leather_bound. Seventeen volumes. Octavo. The plain and literal translation of the arabian nights entertainments now entituled the book of the THOUSAND NIGHTS AND A NIGHT with introduction explanatory notes on the manners and custom of moslem men and a terminal essay upon the history of the night. And with SUPPLEMENTAL NIGHTS to the book of the Thousand nights and a night, with notes anthropological and explanatory. Limited to one thousand sets which this is number 429, illustrated throughout to frontipiece with tissue guard.Beautifully bound in three quarter wine morocco, spine gilt decorations in compartments with green onlays of crescent moon, gilt titles, raised bands, top edge gilt, decorative endpaper. A splendid set.

      [Bookseller: Imperial Fine Books ABAA, ILAB]
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        THE MOON METAL

      New York and London: Harper & Brothers Publishers,. 1900. original decorated blue cloth, front panel stamped in white, light green, and silver, spine panel stamped in white.. Bookplate of T. Zurbrugg affixed to front paste-down (Theophilus. Zurbrugg founded the Philadelphia Watch Case Company, which became. the world's largest manufacturer of pocket watch cases). Gift. inscription from R. W. Kessting to the Hon. James H. Fleming, an. advocate for "free silver," dated 1 January 1901 on front free. endpaper. Mild flaking to white stamping, a very good copy. (#151885). First edition. Signed and dated January 1901 by Serviss on the verso of the front free endpaper. The second of four science fiction novels by Serviss, the first to be published as a book. Basically, a catastrophe novel. Following the discovery of a rare metal that replaces gold as the world's monetary standard human greed reduces the moon to rubble and the earth narrowly escapes destruction. "Serviss's best story." - Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Early Years 1996. Anatomy of Wonder (1981) 1-148. Clareson, Science Fiction in America, 1870s-1930s 681. Clarke, Tale of the Future (1978), p. 26. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 192. Locke, Voyages in Space 190. Suvin, Victorian Science Fiction in the UK, p. 81. In 333. Bleiler (1978), p. 177. Reginald 12902. Wright (III) 4869.

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        Bronzierte Kaminuhr. Ein junges Liebespaar umrahmt die Uhr und das Mädchen ritzt die Anfangsinitialen in einen Baumstumpf einer Eiche.

       Die Kaminuhr ist 31 cm maximal breit, 30 cm maximale Höhe bei einer Tiefe von 10 cm. Das emaillierte Uhrenzifferblatt ist gemarkt mit *Conrad Felsing, Brüderstrasse No. 20, Berlin*, das Uhrwerk innen ebenfalls gemarkt mit *Conrad Felsing, Berlin* sowie der Typenbezeichnung *5453* der untere Sockel der Uhr verso gemarkt mit *10 Ph. Mouray*. Die Uhr wohl aus bronziertem Eisen (?) mit einer bronzenen Schmuckblende und bronzenen Applikationen am Sockel und Aufbau der Uhr. Das Pendel und der Schlüssel liegen lose bei, ebenso ein loses kleines Teil ( ein kleiner abgebrochener Ast oben an der Uhr ). Die Uhr ist nicht richtig funktionstüchtig, das Ziffernblat ist etwas fleckig, die Uhr teils berieben bzw. teils etwas oxydiert. Wohl um 1900 herum gefertigt. ( Gewicht 3000 Gramm ). Die Uhr steht auf einem schwarzlackiertem Holzsockel, dieser verso handschriftlich beschriftet ( unleserlich ), der Holzsockel stärker berieben sowie mit kleiner Beschädigung. Der Glassturz hierzu fehlt. >>> Willibald Albert Conrad Felsing: Deutscher Uhrmacher.Felsing wurde um 1878 in Berlin als Sohn von Hofuhrmacher Albert Karl Julius Felsing geboren. Er übernahm nach dem Tod seines Vaters 1901 die Firma Conrad Felsing in Berlin. Ein Teil des Geschäftshauses wurde von Willibald Felsing an den Optiker und Instrumentenmacher Oskar Messter vermietet, der hier das erste Berliner Filmstudio einrichtete. Hierdurch erlangte Felsing Kontakte mit der Theater und Filmwelt, was später auch seiner Nichte Marlene Dietrich nutzte, die ihn Onkel Willi nannte. Das Schaufenster der Firma neben dem Hotel Adlon, ganz in der Nähe vom Brandenburger Tor, war weitbekannt und in jedem Baedeker als ein Wahrzeichen von Berlin aufgeführt. Hier pendelte eine Weltuhr.mit der zentralen Anzeige der Zeit in Berlin - hierum acht kleinere Zifferblätter mit Angabe der Zeit in London, New York, San Francisco, Tokio, Bangkok, Karatchi, Teheran und Moskau. 1924 gründete Willi König und Willibald Albert Conrad Felsing aus dem \"Zentralverband der Deutschen Uhrmacher\" die Firma \"Markenuhr GmbH\". Als Marke wurde ZentRa verwendet bzw. übernommen. 1927 wurde daraus die \"ZentRa Garantiegemeinschaft e.V.\" gegründet. Ab 1940 war die Firma an den Fertigstellungsarbeiten der A. Lange & Söhne Beobachtungsuhr Kaliber 48 beteiligt. Die Firma Conrad Felsing blieb bis zm Ende des Zweiten Weltkriegs in ihrem Geschäft in der Straße Unter den Linden in Berlin bis zur Zerstörung tätig. <<< ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available ) Versandkostenfreie Lieferung Felsing, Conrad Felsing, Uhr, Uhrmacher, Berlin, Kaminuhr, Tischuhr, Liebespaar, Google, Marlene Dietrich, Mouray, Johann Felsing, Willibald Felsing

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        ORIGINAL STONE-LITHOGRAPHED POSTER. THE GIRL HE COULDN'T BUY, A MELODRAMA ABOUT A CORRUPT NYC POLICE DETECTIVEBY SUMNER NICHOLS.

      [c1900]., 1900. Subtitled "A Powerful Play of New York Life." A handsome 21"x38" poster by Otis Lithograph depicts a tough, Irish-looking plainclothesman, wearing a derby hat and with his NYPD badge on his shirtfront, glowering at a young woman and asking her the question, "Haven't we your picture at headquarters?" Lithographed in five or six colors in warm pastel grays and browns predominating. Near fine, professionally presented with acid-free archival mats, background protection to the picture, and beautifully matted and framed. [ADC/6/98/ODSSS].

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        AFTER WILD SHEEP IN THE ALTAI AND MONGOLIA By E. DEMIDOFF (PRINCE SAN DONATO) 1900 With Map and 82 Illustrations (SCARCE!)

      LONDON : E. DEMIDOFF , 1900. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. TITLE: AFTER WILD SHEEP IN THE ALTAI AND MONGOLIA By E. DEMIDOFF (PRINCE SAN DONATO) 1900 With Map and 82 Illustrations (SCARCE!) AUTHOR: E. DEMIDOFF PUBLISHER - (LOCATION) / COPYRIGHT: ROWLAND WARD, LONDON 1900 EDITION: First Edition ISBN: None CATEGORY: Adventure, Safari, Super Rare, Regional BINDING/COVER: Hardback without dust jacket COLOR: Grayish Light Blue SIZE: 6 ½ x 9 (approximately) PAGES: 324 plus a few ad pages. CONDITION: The outside is in good condition; there are minor scrapes or rubs to the corner edges (tips) of the boards; there is a mild age tone to the spine and the edges of the boards. The inside of book is in really good condition; the zebra gutter of the front pastedown and first front free endpaper has the smallest size line chip or age separation; the pastedown and front free decorated endpaper are partially stuck together at the very edge of the gutter (possible glue or could have been published as such); the back of the zebra decorated endpapers have light age foxing or age shadow browning; there is no other foxing present in the book. Book is without marks or writings, pages are clean and book is tight and sturdy. All the pages are present in book. The foldout map at the back is in good plus condition. Good++ (for age)/None dust jacket condition as issued. BACKGROUND/DESCRIPTION: With 82 Illustrations and Map (present at the back). THIS BOOK IS SUPER SCARCE WITH ONLY TWO OTHER 1900 FIRST EDITIONS FOUND FOR SALE ON THE INTERNET AT THE TIME OF THIS RESEARCH, AND THIS COPY IS BY FAR THE BEST CONDITIONED!! COMPETITIVE PRICING! Once paid, book(s) will ship immediately to customer (it's on the way), you are welcome to email about shipment date! We offer free gift wrapping year round on all our products regardless of item's cost. REFUNDS: All ViewFair books, prints, and manuscript items are 100% refundable up to 14 days after item is received. InvCodePrc E H V VIEWFAIR BOOKS: RSTC 004790 We support FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY nationwide with donations and purchases. .

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        ?uvres de Paul Hervieu

      Paris: Alphonse Lemerre, 1900. 4 vols. 12mo. Full red morocco, a.e.g. With crown and initials "C.B." at bottom of each volume's spine in gilt, joints rubbed, else fine. 4 vols. 12mo. Inscribed in each volume on the half-title to La Countesse de la Baume. Provenance: La Countesse de la Baume (inscriptions from the author and intials stamped on spines); Louis Auchincloss (his bookplate in each volume, photo laid-in)

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        Der Kilimandjaro. Reisen und Studien.

      Berlin, Verlag Dietrich Reimer 1900; EA; ca 31x21 cm; XVI, 436 Seiten mit 4 chromolith. Farbtafeln, 16 Tafeln in Lichtdruck, 20 Tafeln in Buchdruck, 103 Textabbildungen und 2 farbige Karten; ill. Originalleinwandeinband (Einband minimal fleckig, kleiner Stempel auf Vorsatz, ersten ca 50 Seiten mit winzigem Feuchtigkeitsrand rechts außen; gutes Exemplar)Versand D: 2,00 EUR Afrika; Ostafrika

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Hilbert Kadgien]
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        Alter Spazierstock aus Elfenbein und Bein.

      - Gesamtlänge 87 cm mit Knauf und Spitze aus Elfenbein, die Knaufspitze monogrammiert mit *H M*. Der ungewöhnliche Stock ( wohl um 1900 oder früher ) selbst aus 62 aufeinander gesteckten Wirbelsäulengliedern gefertigt, wohl aus Bein ( Knochen ), die Spazierstockspitze wiederum aus Elfenbein. Der Stockknauf mit kleiner Abplatzung, einige der Wirbelsäulenglieder des Stocks gering beschädigt, die Stockspitze etwas beschädigt. ( Gewicht 450 Gramm ) ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available )

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        A History of Banking in the United States

      New York: Bradford Rhodes & Company, 1900. 880pp. EX-LIBRARY with usual markings. Buckram binding. Covers show a little fraying at edges. Marks/chips to title page and frontispiece at edges and near binding. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good-.

      [Bookseller: Dark and Stormy Night Books]
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        Quand j'étais photographe - préface de Léon Daudet (envoi autographe de Nadar) COPY SIGNED BY NADAR

      Paris, Ernest Flammarion 1900 - In-12° broché, couverture imprimée originale jaune ornée d'une vignette, exemplaire en parfait état - On distinguera juste un petit manque angulaire au coin inférieur du deuxième plat. Bel envoi autographe de Nadar sur la page de garde au Docteur Cabanes. Quand j&#146;étais photographe a paru en 1900 alors que Nadar avait quatre-vingts ans. Il s&#146;agit d&#146;une suite de récits dans lesquels le célèbre photographe, qui fut aussi nouvelliste, caricaturiste et aéronaute, raconte ses expériences les plus surprenantes, dont les premières photographies aérostatiques effectuées en ballon ou ses déambulations dans "Paris souterrain", des anecdotes liées aux gens qu&#146;il photographie, aux artistes et inventeurs qu&#146;il fréquente. Nadar excelle dans le détail drôle, le portrait-charge, la mise en scène comique. Vif et cocasse, son style appartient à ce journalisme boulevardier qu&#146;il a lui-même longtemps pratiqué dans Le Charivari ou la Revue comique. On trouvera, dans la présente sélection, des anecdotes sur l&#146;émerveillement ou l&#146;incrédulité que suscite la photographie, le récit des péripéties occasionnées par les fameux voyages en ballon ou des réflexions sur la portée d&#146;un procédé technique en train de devenir un art. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Album containing unique panorama photographs of Zanzibar and Madagascar.

      [Zanzibar, Madagascar, Mayette, November 1900.] - Oblong album (25 × 34 cm) with 47 silver gelatin print photographs, many with handwritten captions in French. 10, [10 blank] ff. The photographs vary in sizes, measuring from 8 × 5.5 cm to 27 × 20.5 cm. The 30 panorama photographs measure 17.5 × 5.5 cm. Brown cloth album made by M. Andouard in Paris, with patterned endpapers. A unique set of views from Zanzibar and Madagascar, taken five years after the French military intervention of 1894-95 and subsequent conquest of the Merina Kingdom on the island of Madagascar by France. The unidentified photographer and his fellow traveller are seen in three photographs, the man sporting a white coat and white pith sun helmet, the French tropical style first used by white colonial troops in 1878, suggesting his involvement in the French colonial army. Their visit took place during the final years of Tippu Tip's notorious slave trading activities in Zanzibar. - The first views of Zanzibar are dated 28 November 1900, where the caption indicates a worker's strike. Here, straw home villages are captured in uncommon panoramic villages, as are harbour views, and a wide malécon or boardwalk. A highlight of this album is the large, full page photograph of an Arab caravan marching along the beach. Even rarer are at least 5 photographs taken in Mayotte, affording us highly uncommon scenes of the island nation's pre-development era. A mere handful of wood plank and thatched roof dwellings are present, and some local fishermen. - In good condition with a few of the photographs slightly faded. Front endpaper clipped. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        The Winning of the West: The Daniel Boone Edition.

      New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons. The Knickerbocker Press, 1900. Limited edition, number 156 of 200 copies. Quarto, 4 volumes. Bound in contemporary three quarters green morocco and marbled paper boards, marbled endpapers. The manuscript page in this copy contains the text that can be found in volume four, page four, the chapter St. Clair's Defeat, the text beginning with "of Holland willed to take possession" and ending with "devoted their energies to colonization." Portrait frontispiece with facsimile signature in volume one, illustrated throughout, with frontispieces in each volume, folding maps, and other plates. In near fine condition. A very nice set. "The Winning of the West remains one of the greatest works of western history. . . . [It] reflects the character of its author. It is sometimes quirky and full of prejudices and blind spots, but it is cultivated and sweeping in its learning and encompassing in its judgments" (John Milton Cooper Jr).

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        Drawing "View of a Cliff in Soghanlü Dere (Onion Valley)" for The Century article Troglodyte in Cappadocia by J.R. Sitlingrton Sterrett

      1900. 9 3/4x12in. Fine. 9 3/4x12in. Harry Fenn was an English-born American illustrator, landscape painter, etcher, and wood engraver. Fenn began his artistic career as a wood engraver but quickly switched to drawing for illustration and watercolor painting. His works as an engraver were first commissioned in 1867 (dated 1868) for Whittier's Snow-Bound published by Boston's Ticknor and Fields for the Christmas trade. He was a skilled and successful illustrator in the United States in the latter part of the nineteenth century, which was a time when illustrations in periodicals and books were the primary means of visual image sharing. He illustrated landscapes throughout the world, especially the United States, as well as recreated depictions of architecture and plant life. His enormous popularity informed the public about distant lands and led the middle class to appreciate printed pictures as works of art.

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        Anatomische Tafel: Venen und Adern. (Pendant zu Nr. 8355)

      o. O. o, J. ( um 1900) - 184 x 71 cm grosse zweifarbige ( rot und blau) Tafel des Körpers zeigt den Blutkreislauf der Venen und Adern, Körperteile mit Nummern versehen, vierteilig auf Leinen gezogen, gerollt und mit Holzleisten versehen, gestempelt [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Anatomische Tafel: Venen und Adern.

      o. O. o, J. ( um 1900) - 184 x 71 cm grosse zweifarbige ( rot und blau) Tafel des Körpers zeigt den Blutkreislauf der Venen und Adern, Ausschnitte von Herz, Aorta und Füssen, Körperteile mit Nummern versehen, vierteilig auf Leinen gezogen, gerollt und mit Holzleisten versehen, gestempelt [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Writings

      Boston: Dana Estes and Company, 1900. Leather bound. Fine. Boston: Dana Estes and Company, 1900s. Leather bound. Twenty-six volumes. Octavo. The Writings of John Ruskin. The Illustrated Cabinet Edition. Titles included Modern Painters, Stone of Venice, Two Paths Love's, Meinie Val D' Arno, Ethics of The Dust, Praeterita, Crown of Wild Wild Olive, Munera Pulveris, St. Mark Rest, Lecture on Art. Bound in three quarter green morocco, marbled boards, gilt floral decoration to spine, raised bands, gilt title, top edge gilt, marbled endpaper, A splendid set.

      [Bookseller: Imperial Fine Books]
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        La Legende de Saint Julien L'Hospitalier.

      London: Eragny Press, sold by Hacon & Ricketts, 1900. Wood engraved frontispiece, border and initials designed by Lucien Pissarro and engraved by Lucien and Esther Pissarro. One of 226 copies. Printed in Vale type on Arnold's handmade paper. 12mo., linen backed blue paper covered boards. A really fresh, crisp copy, with very occasional spotting to the edges of 8 leaves. In 1896 Camille Pissarro suggested that Lucien should think of printing works by Flaubert which were not in copyright which led to him printing these three short stories in a uniform Kelmscott-style binding.

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        HOLDENVILLE TIMES. SPECIAL.

      [ca.1900] - Broadside, 21 1/2 x 15 3/4 in., printed in six columns. Uniformly browned, old fold lines, with some minor chipping and wear along folds, affecting some letters in the text. Archivally deacidified, and backed with thin paper. This newspaper broadside prints the text of the Creek Treaty, as approved by the Senate of the United States on February 26. "Printed copies cannot be had from Washington for some days [and] [t]he heading and the signatures are omitted for convenience" in this special edition. According to the treaty, Creek lands were to be divided, appraised, and allotted, as per the Dawes Commission. "All citizens who were living on the first day of Apri[l], eighteen hundred and ninety-nine, entitled to be enrolled under section twenty one of the act of congress, approved June twenty-eighth, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight, entitled "An act for the protection of the people of the Indian Territory, and for other purposes," shall be placed upon the rolls to be made by said commission under said act of congress." Allowances were made for the several schools, boarding schools, and orphanages operating on the reservations. Each citizen on the rolls was to be allotted 160 acres of land. This weekly newspaper was published in Indian Territory [Oklahoma] between 1896 and Oct. 1910, and was succeeded by the "Holdenville Democrat." The editor Isaac Warren Singleton (1863-1940) had previously published the "Indian Journal" in Eufaula. According to Carolyn Thomas Foreman's work "Oklahoma Imprints, 1835-1907," [Univ. of Oklahoma Press, 1936, p. 188]: "The 'Times' was the pioneer paper and in 1901 Singleton, the editor and founder, was also mayor of the town." Original copies of it are scarce in institutional holdings. OCLC lists only two locations: Oklahoma Historical Society and Oklahoma State [microfilm], available for a limited number of issues, seemingly none for 1900. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Beau plan au 10.000 rehaussé en couleur de la route Nationale 10 de Bordeaux (Quartier de la Bastide) à Saint André de Cubzac, en passant par Cenon, Carbon-Blanc, Sainte-Eulalie, Ambarès, La Grave, Saint Vincent de Paule [ Vers 1900 ]

      1900 - 1 plan rehaussé en couleurs (fleuve, limites des communes, route nationale 10), avec 2 soufflets, 222 cm. Très joli plan rehaussé en couleurs. Langue: Français [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Boswell's Life of Johnson. Including Boswell's Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides and Johnson's Diary of a Journey Into North Wales. In six volumes

      Oxford: At the Clarendon Press 1887. Complete in 6 volumes. Bound in a full stout chocolate morocco. Raised bands to spine. All edges gilt. Blind-ruled borders to boards with gilt Eton coat of arms to front & rear boards. Eton prize inscription to first blanks. Minor marks to boards. Frontis to each volume and folding document in vol. III. Spine lettering bright. An attractive VG to Near Fine set. . Very Good. Full Morocco. First Thus. 1900. 8vo..

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        Views of Benares from the River Side. Presented by the Maharaja of Benares. [Varanasi about early 1900's].

      1900 1900 - A small black sheep album with twenty photographs in very good condition. The front cover is lettered in gilt within a decorated gilt border. Size of album: 15 x 12 cm. The photos (9,5 x 7cm ) are pasted on turquise paper covered boards within red ruled border and with English printed captions below. The first photo is a portrait of Maharaja Prabhu Narayan Singh who ruled between 1889 and 1931. The remaining photos illustrate various ghats and important sites on the river Ganges at Varanasi. A charming album, probably issued as a gift to prominent guests. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Shadowy Waters.

      London: Hodder and Stoughton., 1900. Small quarto. Original cloth over bevelled boards, front board decorated with rose and fallen petal tooled in gilt, spine lettered in gilt, top edge gilt, others uncut. Half-title present, contemporary ownership inscription to title page, bookseller's stamp and label to front endpapers. Some rubbing to extremities, head and tail of spine chipped, foxing to endpapers, otherwise text block very clean, a good copy. First edition, first impression of Yeats's lyrical, visionary play which tells a story of love between Forgael, a dreamer-pirate, and Dectora, a proud queen whose ship he captures.

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        Overland" to China, The

      White Lotus, New York 1900 - Overland" to China, The [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Essays of Maeterlinck. Plays of Maeterlinck.

      New York. Dodd, Mead & Company. No date. Ca. 1900. SET OF 19 LEATHERBOUND VOLUMES, one black and white frontispiece illustration with tissue guard, page count: 241, xxi 353, 427, xx 335, 348, 371, 232, 258, 409, 330, xv 183, 277, 287, vii 179, 205, 208, 209, xxvi 165, 131, 7 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches, top edge gilt other two edges un-cut, gilt dentelles, decorative gilt leather covered boards (hardbound). Various pages unopened, name plate on free endpaper of each volume. In near fine condition with fading to spines, 1/8 x 1/4 inch lightly abraded spot on back cover to the upper left side of spine (Vol.13). This is the autograph edition, with author's signature in the first volume of the Essays and the first volume of the Plays. Volumes 1 to 10 are the Essays of Maeterlinck, volumes 11 to 19 are the Plays (as marked on the Spine, although Volume 19 contains the Poems. Vol.1 Treasure of the Humble, Vol. 2. Wisdom and Destiny, Vol.3 The Life of the Bee, Vol.4 Buried Temple, Vol. 5 Double Garden, Vol.6 Measure of the Hour, Vol.7 On Emerson, Vol. 8 Our Eternity, Vol.9 Unknown Guest, Vol. 10 The Wrack of the Storm, Vol.11 Sister Beatrice and Ardiane & Barbe Bleue, Vol.12 Joyzelle and Monna Vanna, Vol.13 Blue Bird, Vol.14 Mary Magdalene, Vol.15 Pelleas & Melisande, Vol.16 Princess Maleine, Vol.17 The Intruder, Vol.18 Aglavaine & Selysette, Vol.19: Poems.

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        A PRINCE OF THE EAST: A ROMANCE ...

      New York, London, Montreal: The Abbey Press Publishers,. [1900]. title page printed in orange and black, original pictorial gray cloth, front panel stamped in silver, brown and black, spine panel stamped in black, all edges untrimmed.. Private owner's ink stamp on front and rear paste-downs. Narrow strip. of light fading to top edge of front and rear covers, a nearly fine. copy. (#150856). First edition. Lost race adventure novel set in mainly in India in the 1850s, concerning the efforts of an occult brotherhood to acquire ancient Egyptian manuscripts in the possession of a people of Indian origin who fled from foreign invaders many centuries earlier and who inhabit a vast subterranean world under the Arabian Sea. Teitler (2013) 576. Not in Bleiler (1948; 1978) or Reginald (1979; 1992).

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        [Kaiser Wilhelm II]. [Illustrated Manuscript]. ["Hoch der Kaiser Myself Und Gott"]

      S.l. (USA), 1900. Very good antiquarian condition. Small 4to., handwritten poem of 26 leaves, with 13 original ink drawings and 13 single-size text leaves. Contemporary boards attached with 2 pieces of twine strings (evidence of 2 additional stitching holes). Written on "Victory Bond" paper. Curious American manuscript, containing poems satirizing Kaiser Wilhelm II, illustrated throughout with military costume and caricatures of Wilhelm and his contemporaries including Victoria I and Bismarck. Although now virtually forgotten, the poem was one of the most famous of its day, and created a worldwide sensation: "It sang itself around the world and opened the ears of countless authors, editorial writers, students of political affairs, cartoonists, and others who make up the world of political sentiment [...] This bit of doggerel - its author would hardly claim more for it - focussed the eyes of many thinking men, the world over, upon Germany. Inferentially it revived the warnings, so repeatedly ignored, of the rapidly increasing power of Prussian militarism. It caused attention to be turned to the powerful military machine that Germany was building up" (SOURCE: Randolph Wellford Smith, "The Sober World" (1919) pp. 63-65. The verses are written in a "hybrid" of English and German, and ridicule Wilhelm's 'Declaration of the Divine Right of Kings.' It was recited by an American naval officer, Captain (later Rear-Admiral) Joseph B. Coghlan, at a dinner in New York in 1898, and nearly cost him his captaincy; the scandal escalated into an international incident and embroiled the United States government with Germany. In the present manuscript the illustrations and text were copied from the 1900 Abbey Press edition of "Hoch der Kaiser: Myself Und Gott" by Alexander McGregor Rose (see below) with illustrations by Jessie A. Walker. The manuscript does not have any title-page or mention of the "Hoch der Kaiser"; instead it is simply signed by the scribe "Belle Crofoot / Dec. 25, 1900." Crofoot is an uncommon last name, but it seems to have been slightly more common in North America than in England. Certainly the paper is American. As we learn from "Post's Mill Directory for 1910," paper watermarked "Victory Bond" was manufactured in American Writing Paper Co., Holyoke, Mass., and Midland Paper Co., Chicago. In the quasi-German text are substituted v for w, t for d, d for th, and f for v. The first stanza reads (in plain English): "The Kaiser of the Fatherland / And God on high all things command, / We two! Oh! don't you understand? / Myself -- and God." Frederick Wilhelm Viktor Albert of Hohenzollern, Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany, reigned from 1888 until he was forced to abdicate in 1918. In the present poem, Alexander McGregor Rose suggests that the Kaiser is "grosser" than his great ship, the so-called "Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse," a huge four-stack ship which had her maiden voyage in 1897, from Bremerhaven to New York. Alexander MacGregor Rose (1846-1898) was born in Banffshire, Scotland, and graduated from the University of Aberdeen in 1867. He became an ordained minister in 1875; by 1879 he was bankrupt and in disgrace. Abandoning his wife and family, he arrived in New York in 1879. For the rest of his life he was an itinerant journalist, drifting all over the country, and wandering great distances (e.g. San Francisco, Toronto, Montreal, and points in between). "Hoch der Kaiser" became so popular in decades before World War I that his very authorship of the poem was forgotten. The poem is today recognized as a model of its kind, for which see Caroline Blyth's "Decadent Verse: An Anthology of Late-Victorian Poetry, 1872-1900" (2011) no. 342, in which the poem is reprinted in full.

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        The Writings

      New York and London: Edinboro Publishing Company, 1900. Full Leather. Fine. New York and London: Edinboro Publishing Company, No Date. Circa 1900s. Full Leather. Sixty volumes. Quarto.The Complete Writings of Charles Dickens. (This edition is scarce and limited to fifteen set published). Extra illustrated with approximately one hundred sixty-nine watercolours signed by Joseph Clayton Clark (KYD), Gabriel, H.C. Green, and other illustrations are in black and white pastedown. Luxurious and superb early twentieth-century continental full red crushed morocco, Outter and inner boards with a central onlay design of red and green morocco with elaborately entwining gilt decorations foliage, and gilt ruled line and with thistle design to corners of borders, spine is in six compartments with in similar style of floral onlays, second and third compartments are in gilt titles, all edges gilt, green water silk doublures. This is an extra illustrated copy of the Chapman and Hall Large Paper Edition of the works of Charles Dickens and extended with illustrations by Edinboro Publishing Company. Published beautifully with richly illustrations and lavishly bound.

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        Julius und Maria oder der kindlichen Liebe Macht und Herrlichkeit.

      Breslau,Verlag von Eduard Trewendt, 1900 - Dritte Auflage mit 4 Stahlstichen,ungefähr 1900,Halbleinen,Einträge im Vorsatz,geringe Gebrauchsspuren,alles gut erhalten. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 550 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Château de la Cordelière, 1896-1900. Propriété de Monsieur le Vicomte Chandon de Briailles [Associated with Chandon Winery; RARE]

      NP, [France] 1900 - Oblong Folio. Unpaginated. Blind-stamped green cloth. Marbled endpapers. Rare architectural survey of the Château de la Cordelière, belonging to the founder of the renowned Chandon Winery. Beautifully illustrated with 1 floor plan and 35 b/w photographic plates on thick cardboard. Each photograph measures 9" x 11 3/4". Some age wear on binding with rubbing and abrasion along edges. Age toning on title page and along paper margin. Sporadic and minor oxidation along edges of a few photographs. Binding in overall poor. Interior in good, photographs in very good condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Moroccan soldiers with horses.

      Tanger, [c. 1900]. - A set of two oil panels, 285 x 130 mm each. Signed at bottom right "Marin Tanger". [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Photograph of J.P. Morgan seated at his desk, in profile

      N.p., 1900. Silver print. 1 vols. 6-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches. Mounted to board. Some slight discoloration, otherwise very good. Silver print. 1 vols. 6-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches.

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        Alt-München in 20 Stichen

      München Kunst-Salon J Littauer Auflage nicht genannt um 20 Blatt 21 cm (Mappe) Buntpapierbezogene Mappe mit 20 Abzügen von Stahlstichen Sprache: deutsch 1900 - bestens erhaltene Abzüge in einer buntpapierbezogenen Mappe mit Klappen, diese mit Gebrauchsspuren. Abgebildet sind die folgenden Motive: Glaspalast, Propyläen, Bavaria mit Ruhmeshalle, Nymphenburg (Residenz), Magdalenenkapelle in Nymphenburg, Maria-Eich in Planegg, Grosshesseloher Eisenbahnbrücke, Nationalmuseum, Neue Pinakothek, Residenz, Maximilianeum, Frauenkirche, Hoftheater, Residenz (Saalbau), Postgebäude, Regierung, Auerkirche, Siegesthor, Bahnhof, Wittelsbacher Palast. Technik: Stahlstich; Blattgrösse: 20,0 x 15,0 cm; Abbildungsgrösse bzw. Plattenrand: ca. 7,0 x 4,0 cm, hoch oder quer. Näheres zu diesen Stichen war in den bibliographischen Quellen nicht zu ermitteln. Bilddaten können auf Wunsch zugesandt werden 1050 gr.

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        Original-Öldruck: "Dame der Gesellschaft mit Kind"

      Um 1900. - Franz von Lenbach (1836 - 1904) war während der Zeit des zweiten deutschen Kaiserreiches (1870 - 1918) einer der renommiertesten und bekanntesten Maler Deutschlands. Berühmt wurde Lenbach vor allem wegen seiner ausdrucksstarken Personenporträts. Hatte er sich zunächst für das Leben der einfachen Menschen (Bauern, Landleute) interessiert, so wandte er sich später, inzwischen selbst ins Großbürgertum aufgestiegen, immer mehr der "besseren" Gesellschaft und den gesellschaftlichen Eliten des Reiches zu. Wer Rang und Namen hatte, ließ sich nunmehr von Lenbach porträtieren: Dazu gehörten Kaiser Wilhelm II, Kaiser Franz Josef I von Österreich-Ungarn, Reichskanzler Otto von Bismarck und Papst Leo XIII. Auch Wilhelm Busch saß Lenbach (um 1875) Modell. Insbesondere mit Bismarck, von dem zahlreiche Porträts entstanden, verband Lenbach eine langwährende freundschaftliche Beziehung. Das heutige Bismarck-Bild (der "Alte vom Sachsenwald") ist nicht zuletzt durch diese Bilder entstanden. Lenbachs klassische Gemälde, vor allem seine meisterhaften Porträts, wirken heute sehr traditionell und strahlen in unveränderter Form Stil und Eleganz aus 160000 Der Leinendruck ist - eventuell von Lenbach selbst bzw. auf seine Veranlassung hin - meisterhaft ausgeführt und lediglich vom Fachmann bei näherer Draufsicht bzw. Betrachtung der (im Rahmen nicht sichtbaren) Leinwandränder vom Original zu unterscheiden. Sowohl Bild als auch Rahmung befinden sich in sehr schönem Zustand und weisen keine nennenswerten Mängel auf. Sehr schönes stimmungsvolles Gemälde, dessen Eleganz und Harmonie sich auf seine Umgebung überträgt. Sehr repräsentativ. Weitere Fotos auf der Homepage des Antiquariats (bitte Art.-Nr. auf der Angebotsseite in das Suchfeld eingeben). Original-Öldruck (Leinendruck). Öl auf Leinwand, Format: 55 x 68 cm (Rahmenmaß: 69 x 81 cm). Signiert: F. Lenbach. Datiert: 1898. Das Bild zeigt eine Dame der Gesellschaft in eleganter Robe, die ein - ebenfalls festlich gekleidetes - Kind auf dem Arm trägt. Es ist möglich, daß es sich hier um eine bekannte Persönlichkeit handelt und das Bild als Auftragsarbeit erstellt wurde. Der Rahmen trägt rückwärtig eine Aufschrift von alter Hand, die das Gemälde als Eigentum des Tiemannhofes (Gutshof bei Herford, 1653 erstmalig erwähnt) ausweist. Ferner ist auf der Rahmung das Datum 7.11.1933 vermerkt; hierbei dürfte es sich aber nicht um das Herstellungsdatum, sondern um das Datum eines Eigentümerwechsels handeln. Der Leinendruck ist vermutlich zeitnah am Original, eventuell gemeinsam mit diesem entstanden. Das Bild befindet sich in einem aufwendig ornamentierten Barockrahmen, bei dem es sich um den Originalrahmen handeln dürfte.

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        Plain and Literal Translation of the Arabian Nights Entertainments : Now Intituled The book of the Thousand Nights and a Night . . . [10 volumes]. Supplemental Nights to The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night with Notes . . . [7 volumes]

      The Burton Club, N.p. - 17 Volume Luristan Edition. Original 3/4 quarter dark blue morocco over blue cloth boards, raised bands, gilt titles and decoration, marbled endpapers, deckle edges (7" x 9.75"). n.d. (no date, circa 1900), Limited 1/1000 sets. Titles in red and black; tissue-protected illustrations throughout. Showing general overall wear, spines faded to brown, chipping to most heads of spine, many hinges tender or starting, spines appear to have been varnished as was the custom in the past; internally volumes are clean and bright. Remains an attractively priced leather set of what stands as the definitive Burton translation. Size: Octavo [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Klimsch?s Jahrbuch [ab 1935: des graphischen Gewerbes] : Technische Abhandlungen und Berichte über Neuheiten aus [ab 1913: auf] dem Gesamtgebiete der graphischen Künste.

      Frankfurt am Main, Verlag von Klimsch & Co. 1900-1928 u. 1930-1939. - Jahrgänge 1-28 u. 30-39 (v. 40) in 31 (v. 33) Bänden. 4° (28 x 20.5 cm). Reich und aufwendig illustriert mit (mont. Farb-) Tafeln, Abbn. u. Illustrationen. Schriftsätze mit anspruchsvollem bibliophilem Ansatz in vorbildlicher Typographie. Einbände in variierender Gestaltung u. Ausstattung (Materialien) mit entspr. (R-) Titeln, bis 1912 auch dekorativ gemusterte Vorsätze teilw. in Spezialpapier. Einbände unterschiedlich etwas bestossen und berieben/beschabt, vereinzelt fleckig, einige Rücken mit Feuchtigkeitsspuren (eher wenig störend, da ?Marmorisierungseffekt?), Schnitt gelegentlich etwas (stock-) fleckig. Etwas Alters-, Lagerungs- und Dislokations-, kaum eigentliche Gebrauchs-/Lesespuren. Gesamthaft recht gute, weitestgehend saubere Serie. 38 Jahrgänge (v. 40): Mehrfachjahrgänge: Bd. XV/1915-1920, XVI/1921-1922 u. XVIII/1924-1925. Fehlen Bd. XXII/1929 u. XXXIII/1940. - Vgl. u.a. DNB, HeBIS u. ZDB. - Unterschiedliche Einbandgestaltung bis ca. 1909 in relativ reichem dekorativem Jugendstil, danach bereits mit Orientierung auf moderne Grundsätze in unterschiedlicher Typographie. - Bedeutende Sammlung dieser bemerkenswert aufwendig und sorgfältig produzierten, für Typographie, grafische Gestaltung, Druckverfahren und Drucktechnik, aber auch für Buchproduktion und -Ausstattung massgeblichen Publikationsreihe von hohem dokumentarischem Wert. Dem Profil der Firma Klimsch mit ihrem Fokus auf Spezialkameras und Druckformenherstellung entsprechend werden im Jahrbuch besonders Fragen der Reproduktionstechnik und ihrer Technologien behandelt, wie es auch im Untertitel programmatisch formuliert wird. -- ?Im Jahre 1858 gründete Ferdinand Carl Klimsch [1812-1890] in Frankfurt eine lithographische Anstalt, die u. a. auch Kunstblätter nach eigenen Entwürfen herstellte. Seit 1864 übernahm der Sohn Karl Klimsch [1841-1926] die Leitung des Unternehmens. Nachdem 1869 ein Teilhaber aufgenommen worden war, firmierte das Unternehmen Klimsch & Co. und wurde um eine Druckerei und einen Kunst- und Fachverlag erweitert. [.] Nachdem 1877 die Druckerei ausgegliedert und der Teilhaber ausgeschieden war, führte Klimsch das Unternehmen als alleiniger Eigentümer fort. 1893 trat sein Sohn Eugen Klimsch [1872-1945] ein, auf dessen Initiative das Lieferprogramm um Materialien und Einrichtungen für chemigraphische Verfahren erweitert wurde. 1896 wurde ein hauseigenes Fotoatelier eingerichtet, aus dem eine technische Lehr- und Versuchsanstalt für fotomechanische Verfahren entstand, die zahlreiche Repro-Fachleute ausbildete.? (etc.; aus: hwa Hessisches Wirtschaftsarchiv, online). -- NETTOGEWICHT ca. 60 kg (Versand in 2 bis 3 Einheiten/Paketen). Sprache: de

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        ALS By Admiral Markham, naval officer and pioneering arctic explorer, addressed to S. C. J. Freeman-Mathews in Cape Town, South Africa.

      London, 1900. London, 26 February 1900. Signed Manuscript Letter by Admiral Sir Albert Hastings Markham, naval officer and pioneering arctic explorer, addressed to S. C. J. Freeman-Mathews in Cape Town, South Africa. Small 8vo. Double-leaf measuring approximately 15 x 15cm. Together with original cover, opened on three sides, bearing three postal marks and one stamp, and measuring 11 x 8 cm. Both in very good condition, from the autograph collection of Seymour C.J. Freeman-Matthews. The addressee, Seymour C.J. Freeman-Matthews was a collector of autographs and amassed a sizeable treasure of signatures with solicitations such as which led to this letter and autograph being penned by a great Arctic navigator. The letter reads as follows: "Dear Sir, I have to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 5th inst. and, in reply, have much pleasure in complying with your request, Believe me. Yrs. faithfully, A. Markham [signature] Vice Admiral.". Very Good.

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        Ceylon Papers]: Eight papers on the geology of Ceylon by Ananda Coomaraswamy, extracted from academic journals, with nine related papers by his colleagues.

      1900-1903 1900 - A remarkable group of eight scientific papers by Ananda Coomaraswamy, including his first published work, Ceylon Rocks and Graphite (1900), from the Journal of the Geological Society; with Notes on the occurrence of Corundum .(1901); The crystalline limestones of Ceylon (1902); The Point-de-Galle group (1902); Contributions to Ceylon geology (1903); The crystalline rocks of Ceylon (1904); Mineralogical notes (1904); and, with G.T. Prior, Serindibite, a new borosilicate from Ceylon (1903). The first paper, bound second, bears an inscription from Coomaraswamy to James Parsons, his assistant, and author of a paper on quartz in Ceylon. Parsons was lost in the jungle in 1909. A paper each by Coomaraswamy's teachers at University College, Professors Bonney and Garwood, are on alpine geology. Their presence, and the two pages of pencil notes in Coomaraswamy's hand suggest his ownership. The paper inscribed to Parsons was presumably returned to Coomaraswamy after his death. The binding appears to be American, and date from AK's period in Boston. Bound in green cloth. Two pages of pencil notes in Coomaraswamy's hand are loosely inserted. First edition, approximately 270 pages (of which 85 by AK), illustrations.

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        Logische Untersuchungen. Erster Theil: Prolegomena zur reinen Logik. Zweiter Theil: Intersuchungen zur Phänomenologie und Theorie der Erkenntnis. Erste Ausgabe.

      Halle a. S. Max Niemeyer Verlag, 1900, 1901 (1. Ausgabe). Gr.-8°, Halbleder (ca. 23 x 16 cm), XII, 257; XVI, 718 Seiten. 2 Teile in 1 Band gebunden. Halbledereinband der Zeit mit vergoldetem Autornamen u. Buchtitel auf Buchrücken. 2 Seiten der Verlagsanzeige mit eingebunden. Zustand: Buchecken- u. Kante berieben, Ränder teilweise gering gebräunt, vereinzelt Bleistiftanmerkungen in v.a. Teil 2, die erste 8 Seiten v. Teil 1 mit Buntstiftunterstreichungen, beide Titelseite mit Namenszug von H. Ruster 07. Insgesamt noch gut erhaltenes u. selten vollständiges Exemplar. Versand D: 5,00 EUR Philosophie, Erste Ausgabe deutschen Autoren

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