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        Visayan-English Dictionary = : Kapulbungan Binisaya-Ininglis / [Compiled By] J. Kaufmann. [ Kapulungan Binisaya-Ininglis ]

      Iloilo, P. I. : Printed By La Editorial, [1900] - Physical desc. : xiv, 1045 p. Subject: Cebuano language - Dictionaries - English. Association copy; inscribed to Cardinal Dougherty [Philadelphia] by the Bishop of Jaro, dated May 10, 1935. From the Bay Haven library with bookplate. Very good copy in the original gilt-blocked leather-backed buckram boards. Panel edges somewhat dulled and dust-toned as with age. Corners sharp with an overall tight, bright and clean impression. Scans and additional detail on request. 2 Kg. 1045 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        The Complete Works. The Warwick Edition.

      Boston: Dana Estes, n.d. c. 1900. - 32 volume set, 9 inches tall. Imposing set bound in true Edwardian style. Half morocco with raised bands, elegant gilt panels, titles and top edge. This deluxe edition was limited to 1000 copies of which this is number 304. Some very slight rubbing but an elegant, grand finely illustrated set. 1st Baron Lytton PC (25 May 1803 – 18 January 1873), was an English politician, poet, playwright, and prolific novelist. He was immensely popular with the reading public and wrote a stream of bestselling novels which earned him a considerable fortune. He coined the phrases "the great unwashed", "pursuit of the almighty dollar", "the pen is mightier than the sword", and the famous opening line "It was a dark and stormy night". [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: McConnell Fine Books ABA & ILAB]
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        The Works

      London, George Routledge and Sons, Limited; New York, E. P. Dutton and Co., [c.1900]. 28 volumes, octavo (183 × 122 mm). Finely bound for Hatchards of London in brown polished half calf, titles and decoration to spines gilt, raised bands, brown cloth sides, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt. A few minor marks to cloth boards, slight remnants of water damage to a couple of boards, an attractive set in good condition. Very few of Bulwer's contemporaries were as prolific, and none was as successful in so many genres. During his lifetime he was outsold only by Dickens, and only Dickens was more widely translated.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The 'Warwick Edition' of his works. 32 volumes complete.

      Boston; Dana Estes & Company undated but c 1900 - Thirty-Two volumes, 8vo, contemporary red half morocco, the spines with four unusually spaced raised bands each with three pin-head gilt dots, lettered direct, pretty gilt floral decoration up spines, gilt monogram 'HLP', on side, sides and corners with single gilt line, marbled boards, top edge gilt the other edges untrimmed, marbled endpapers, each volume has printed tissue-guarded frontispiece (15 coloured, by hand?) and together 168 photogravure plates (of 174 the 6 plates to 'Leila' never bound in) with printed tissue-guards. 'Lucretia' has three damaged leaves, neatly repaired with archival tape with two small holes in upper margin but text complete; corner tips rubbed and exposed; else a fine and very handsome library set. Number 264 of 1,000 sets. Will want extra postage. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Staniland (Booksellers) P.B.F.A.]
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        THE NOVELS, POEMS AND LIFE OF CHARLES KINGSLEY

      New York: J. F. Taylor, 1900. The Author's Autograph Edition Limited to 10 copies, this the Publisher's Proof Copy. Fine. The Author's Autograph Edition Limited to 10 copies, this the Publisher's Proof Copy. 14 volumes. Printed on Japanese vellum. Illustrated with 85 plates in two states, black & white and colored (a few frontispieces in single colored state). Extra-Illustrated with 10 original pen and ink drawings, 1 heraldic watercolor, a 2-page ALS signed by Kingsley and the 4-page manuscript of the Introduction to the Letters and Memories by Maurice Kingsley - signed "MK". Bound by Becourt in full dark blue crushed morocco, t.e.g., the uneven spine panels with gilt titles and designs of Tudor roses with trailing vines and leaves, the blossoms and leaves with onlays of red and brown, the covers with overall designs of the roses and leaves onlaid in red and green and with two gilt frames formed of tripe fillets, triple fillet dentelles, the front doblures in tan calf, each with different original drawing done in Pyrography - and each quite accomplished and elegant, the rear doblures of red crushed morocco, red watered silk flyleaves and green marbled flyleaves. Auction record laid in from the McFadden Sale at Henkels, Philadelphia, 1923.

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        Florentia.

      Collection album with 50 leaves filled with 400 postcards, mainly from Italian cities between 1900 - and 1935. However, the most interesting part of this album is the binding. This one is very fine executed in mediaeval style by Jacopo Olivotto, an Italian artist (1873-1955). The full vellum binding with leather ties has been decorated with gold heightened floral ornaments and title with nice capital and letters in mediaeval style. The binding has been signed by "I. Olivotto Firenze". * Most postcards are from italian cities like Firenze, Rome, Venice, Naples, Taormina, Palermo, some from Spain like Malaga and Granada and some others. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat De Boekenbeurs]
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        The Will of an Eccentric

      Sampson Low, London 1900 - Pictorial cover and spine, A.E.G. Loose in its binding, cover is fading and there are two illustrations missing pgs.188 and 202. Still an attractive and acceptable copy of a scarce Verne title. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Culpepper Books]
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        Le Tour Du Monde En 80 Jours

      Lapierre, Paris 1900 - Suite de six verres de lanterne magique, transfer en couleurs, bordure en papier vert, boîte en bois d'origine. Collection complète en parfait état. Il s'agit de la plus grande taille, produite par les Etablissements Lapierre à Paris jusqu'en 1910 environ.

      [Bookseller: Chloé et Denis Ozanne]
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        Heimdal Pen.

      . Passer for enhver Haand. Faas hos enhver Papirforhandler. Litografisk plakat i farver. Ca. 1900. 64x88 cm. * Smukt restaureret og dubleret pa syrefrit papir. Med nogle ubetydelige rustpletter..

      [Bookseller: Peter Grosell, Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        The 20th Century Chinese Fine Arts(Chinese Edition)

      Zhejiang People's Fine Arts Publishing House. paperback. New. Ship out in 2 business day, And Fast shipping, Free Tracking number will be provided after the shipment.Language: Chinese. The album consists of three volumes. Through recording of important events as well as the presentation. explanation and commentary of the important works of fine arts of the 20th century. this one hundred yearsperiod. which witnessed the change from classical form to modern form and trend of Chinese art. is divided into four stages: 1900-1930. change from classical to modern; 1930-1949. hardship and struggle; 1949-1978. art of new China; 1978-1999. thriving new-age art. The... Satisfaction guaranteed,or money back.

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        The poetical works of Dante Gabriel Rossetti

      London: Ellis & Elvey, 1900.

      [Bookseller: SessaBks, A Division of the Philadelphia]
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        Lances entre Caballeros : Este Libro Contiene una Reseña Histórica del Duelo y un Proyecto de Bases para la Redacción de un Catálogo del Honor en España / corregido y anotado por José Echegaray et al.

      Madrid : Sucesores de Rivadeneyra 1900 - ~ Ilustrado con profusión de dibujos intercalados en el texto, iniciales ornadas, cabeceras y marmosetes ~ Tirada limitada a 100 ejemplares en cuché ~ Dedicatoria autógrafa del autor, acompañada de su tarjeta de visita, a Adolfo Bullrich, a la sazón Intendente Municipal de Buenos Aires ~ Medio marroquí de grano largo con puntas, 5 nervios salientes, título dorado en lomo, los 3 cortes sin desbarbar, cubiertas de rústica conservadas. Encuadernación de lujo firmada J. DURÁN B. ~ 489p+1fb ~ 26x18x3cm. ~ Cubiertas de rústica con mínimas manchas, un pliego negligentemente abierto, algunas señales de óxido entre p. 8-9. Parcialmente intonso (p. 17 hasta final). Por lo demás, en excelente estado, la encuadernación impecable ~ Heavy item, circa 1.2 Kg. Extra postage costs may apply (please ask for quotation before ordering, clicking on the "Ask Bookseller a Question" button to be found below) ~ LANGUAGE: Español / Additional images available/ [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Lirolay]
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        Histoire des classes ouvrières et de l'industrie en France. I & II- Avant 1789. (2 volumes). III & IV- De 1789 à 1870. (2 volumes). Deuxième édition (entièrement refondue). V- Questions ouvrières et industrielles en France sous la Troisième République. VI- Bibliographie de l'histoire des classes ouvrières en France jusqu'en 1789. Annexe à l'histoire des classes ouvrières et de l'industrie en France avant 1789.

      - Paris, Arthur Rousseau, 1900-1907. 5 volumes grand in-8 et 1 volume in-8, pleine toile de l'époque, pièces de titre et de tomaison, couvertures conservées. Exceptionnel exemplaire constitué de la meilleure édition de l' 'Histoire des classes ouvrières' en 4 volumes, des 'Questions ouvrières et industrielles en France sous la Troisième République', ouvrage présenté par l'auteur dans sa préface comme suite logique du précédent et du volume de bibliographie, tiré à 100 exemplaires à compte d'auteur. Envois autographes, à l'historien Félix Rocquain sur le premier volume et au président Paul Doumer, Hommage à un homme d'État sur les Questions ouvrières. Bon exemplaire. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Librairie HATCHUEL]
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        Southern Arabia. Soudan and Socotra

      London: Smith, Elder & Co.,, 1900. Octavo. Original red cloth, title gilt to the spine, device in blind to the upper board. Photogravure portrait frontispiece and 25 half-tone plates, 6 coloured maps, 5 of them folding. Spine a little sunned, pale toning, a scatter of foxing to the fore-edge, else an unusually well-preserved copy. First edition, later issue. Uncommon, particularly so in such sharp condition. Bent and his wife surveyed in the Arabian peninsula extensively between 1893 and his death in 1897, adding "much to European knowledge of the Hadhramaut country, the mountainous area backing the Gulf of Aden … In November 1896 he traversed Socotra and explored the little-known country within 50 miles of Aden. His last journey was through parts of southern Arabia in 1897" (ODNB). This account of those last explorations - divided into sections on Southern Arabia, Muscat, the Hadhramaut, Dhorat and the Gara Mountains, the Eastern Soudan, the Mahri Island of Sokotra, Beled Fadhli and Beled Yafei. - was edited by his wife, "herself an intrepid traveller", and is much enhanced by "her important and early photographs".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Epic of Columbus' Bell and Other Poems

      Reading, Pennsylvania: Press of the Reading Eagle. 1900. First. First edition. Frontispiece portrait of the author. Some modest soiling to the boards, a near fine copy of a fragile and cheaply produced volume. Poems including "Crispus Attucks," "In Memory of Harriet Beecher Stowe," and "The Cuban Amazon." Of some interest is a section of extensive endnotes to the poems, provided by the author himself and revealing some of the inspiration for, and information about, his verse. French p.76. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Les Cartons De La Manufacture Nationale De Sevres -- Epoques Louis XVI et Empire

      Librairie Generale De L'Architecture et Des Arts Decoratifs, Paris - Book. Elephant Folio - over 15. Circa 1900. 14 pp, 28 plates, each measuring 17 by 13 inches, or 44 by 34 cm, a few in color. Half leather, a pebbled calf, over marbled boards and marbled moire endpapers inside. Leather has considerable rubbing, with rawness in corners and along gutters. Small loss at extremities of spine. Interior tight, plates clean, with age toning. A good plus copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: White Fox Rare Books, ABAA/ILAB]
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        PORTRAIT OF MISS M., OF WASHINGTON

      NY 1900 - Hand-pulled photogravure. Image size 6 15/16 x 3 15/16 inches. Printed on copper plate paper and tipped to art paper which is 15 x 11 inches. Archivally matted. Fine. A richly-toned photogravure, Plate 17, from the portfolio, AMERICAN PICTORIAL PHOTOGRAPHY, SERIES TWO, which was published for "Camera Notes" by the Publication Committee of the Camera Club, New York in 1900. This image was also reproduced in Alfred Stieglitz's CAMERA NOTES in 1901. Limited to 150 copies. Harriette Candace Clark (also known as Rose; 1852-1942) was a painter, poet, writer and photographer. She and Elizabeth Flint Wade, who was an editor for Harper's Weekly, operated as a team. Wade printed Clark's negatives; they also were awarded the gold medal at and exhibition in 1902 where the American Section of the exhibition was selected by Alfred Stieglitz. Clark wrote on technical matters in photography for the American Amateur Photographer when Stieglitz was the editor. She had a solo exhibit of her photography as early as 1899 at The Camera Club. Sadakichi Hartmann wrote "The most successful portrait work (next to Steichen's, of course) is furnished by Rose Clark. She must be a close student of painting, all her work, without losing its individuality, is reminiscent of grand examples of pictorial art."

      [Bookseller: Andrew Cahan: Bookseller, Ltd., ABAA]
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        Animals of Aesop

      Dana Estes & Co., Boston 1900 - Green cloth boards with delightful color-stamped illustrations on front board, rear board and spine, are clean and sound, with minor wear to spine ends. Color illustrations on front and rear paste-down. Gift inscription on ffep, else interior is unmarked, except for the occassional finger smudge, and a light dampstain to edges of endpapers. Jo Mora's whimsical illustrations adorn virtually every page, with dozens of full page b/w illustrations and 14 vivid tipped-in colored plates. Five of the tipped-in plates have come loose from the binding and consequently show tears and chipping at the edges. One of these (p. 207, Frogs Desiring a King) has a 2" long x1/2" deep piece missing at the edge plus several long closed tears which have now been professionally repaired with Japanese silk paper. 212 pages, additional photos available on request. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bountiful Books]
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        [Photo Album]: New Jersey Family Album including Transportation

      Bloomfield, New Jersey, Queens, New York. 1900-1960. Oblong quarto. String-tied brown flexible leather with "photographs" stamped in gilt on the front cover measuring 10.5" x 12". Very good minus with tears, loose pages, and lacking some photos. A collection of 159 photographs taken by New Jersey photographer H.J. Rosenkranz of his family,and friends, among other things, from the turn of the century until around 1960, mostly uncaptioned. The assembled photos range from landscape shots of rural New Jersey and the surrounding area, people posing on benches, in their house, and outside in various locations. Pictured are photos of a biplane in flight, an elaborate double-decker bus with a spiral staircase, and horse drawn carts full of straw baled by farmers. The album also contains beautiful large shots of train yards and locomotives. There are also some professional family portraits, weddings photos and new baby. Laid in is a Rosenkranz's business card as well as a prayer card for Frieda Rosenkranz, though it is unclear whether she was a wife or daughter. Some of the later images are in color including a trip to Washington DC, complete with cherry blossoms, and one of a man posing on his land and a older woman by a gravesite. A nice assortment of vernacular images from a minor professional photographer from New Jersey capturing 60 years of his history.. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        WESTERN MANUSCRIPTS IN THE LIBRARY OF TRINITY COLLEGE, CAMBRIDGE A DESCRIPTIVE CATALOGUE.|THE

      Cambridge: The University Press, 1900. cloth; title, author's name, volume and Cambridge arms gilt-stamped on spine. 4to. cloth; title, author's name, volume and Cambridge arms gilt-stamped on spine. xxvi, 549+(1); xxviii, 428; xxxii, 532; xvi, 17 plates, 40 pages. 4 volumes. A bibliography of the manuscripts in the library of Trinity College, Cambridge University. Those manuscripts are kept in three cases, designated B (theological), R (historical, miscellaneous and oriental), and O (a collection donated by Robert Gale in 1738). Volume 1 includes class B, entries 1-417; Volume 2, class R, entries 418-1024; Volume 3, class O, entries 1025-1506. Volume 4 includes a description of the plates, addenda to the manuscripts (Porson manuscripts in class C), general addenda and corrigenda, 17 black and white plates and a general index. Each volume includes a preface by the author, a table showing the numbering of the manuscripts in the Catalogi Manuscriptorum Angliae and the library's shelf-marks, a list of donors and corrigenda. All entries include descriptive information, the shelf-mark, and contents. Boards faded; front board of Volume 2 bumped. Text very lightly tanned.

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        The Adventures of a Journalist

      London: Sands & Company, 1900. First Edition. One of the least common Queen's Quorum titles. Rear hinge starting; minor bumping and wear; very good or better; in a custom quarter-morocco clamshell box.

      [Bookseller: Peter L. Stern & Company, Inc.]
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        The Army Alphabet

      Geo. M. Hill Company, Chicago 1900 - 1st edition of this uncommon children's alphabet book, 1900. VG in its pictorial boards with somewhat soiled endsheets but generally very clean chromolithographed plates. Tall quarto, 28 sumptuous, full-color plates. Text to each plate provided by the incomparable L. Frank Baum, who in this very same year published his first Oz book, "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz". Beautifully illustrated by Harry Kennedy, "this book was illumined and hand lettered by Charles J. Costello". [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: APPLEDORE BOOKS, ABAA]
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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 ).

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        AFFICHE : SAN SALVADOUR

      - Date : 1900 Dimensions : 76x106cm Imp : G. MEUNIER & Cie PARIS Condition : entoilée A Affiche originale entoilée en parfait état.

      [Bookseller: Philippe Beguin Affiches et livres ancie]
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        THE WORKS OF OLIVER GOLDSMITH (COMPLETE 12 VOLUME SET) (Artist Signed Frontispieces)

      Harper & Brothers. Very Good+; ***SALE. The price of this item has been temporarily reduced . by 40%. Sale price ends soon!***. 1900. Hardcover. Complete 12 volume set. Limited Wakefield Edition this being #230 or only 500 copies. Burgundy cloth covers have rubbing to corners and caps with a 1" split in the cloth of volume II but overall very good+ condition. Tan paper spine labels are toned and worn. Boards and spines are straight. Bindings are tight. Gilt top edges and untrimmed fore and bottom edges. Frontispieces, 8 of which are signed by the artists, protected by tissue. Artist signatures are: Albert Sterner, Alfred Fredericks, Luis Mora (2) , W. P. Snyder, Arthur I. Keller (2) , and Charles Broughton. Ex-libris bookplate of Frances Hervey Payne on front paste downs. Series title pages printed in red, blue, gilt, and black. Volume title pages in black and red. Pages clean with only a hint of toning and appear unread. Several full page plates in each volume protected by tissue. Provenance: From the estate of former Arizona State House Representatives, Winifred "Freddie" Hershberger (1992-1998) and Joseph Peter Hershberger III (1972-1976). This book had been in the Payne/Hershberger family for roughly a century or more and had formerly belonged to Freddie Hershberger&#39;s grandfather, Francis Hervey Payne (born 1868). Francis Payne was Vice President of American Meter Company and manager of Metric Metal Works of Erie, Pennsylvania. ; Signed by Illustrator .

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        Antique Works of Art from Benin, Collected by Lieutenant-General Pitt Rivers, D.C.L. F.R.S., F.S.A., Inspector of Ancient Monuments in Great Britain.

      Published by the author., Np 1900 - 4to. Original gilt decorated blue leather, marbled end-papers. vi,100pp. Monochrome illustrations of Benin sculpture on 50 plates. Covers rubbed at edges and with a little surface damage to leather, clean and fresh interior. From the Pitt-Rivers Library, the Property of Anthony Pitt-Rivers. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Roe and Moore]
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        Die K&#138;mme Aller Zeiten von der Steinzeit bis zur Gegenwart, Eine Sammlung von Abbildungen * The Combs of all Times from the Stone Age to the Present Day, A Collection of Reproductions * Le Peigne a Travers les Ages, Collection de Reproductions. Winter's Working copy of Two volumes of original drawings, photographs and correspondence with folder of additional material on coins.

      Leipzig., 1900-14. - Illustrated by Original author and contributor pencil drawings, journal articles, photographs, clippings, correspondence. Manuscript edition. Printed green cloth folder and gussets. 4to. pp. 217 leaves. Very Good. Several published articles and clippings with original pencil and some color drawings and photographs mounted on plate paper. Some of the drawings were from a museum artist in Vienna, most are Winter's. Correspondence includes handwritten letters from George Francis Hill 1931-1936 to Winter on British Museum Stationery, Postdirektor a. D. Eklinger Schloss Reichelsdorf bei Nurnberg 1914, Williams and Norgate Booksellers and Publishers Oxford (unsigned note with photographs). The mounted plate papers with multiple photographs and drawings on each total 210 pieces with an additional 2 small drawings and 4 loose items (217 pieces). This includes 27 items in a supplementary folder entitled representations of Combs incidental to other symbols or designs; 58 items in first folder; 131 items in second folder. The folders have the same binding as the published piece with 84 plates by Verlag Von H. A. Ludwig Degener, Leipzig (1906-7). There is much unpublished material collected in the manuscript which was not published; 11.25 pounds of information in two sunned folders with several missing side flaps. He continued work beyond publication due to the dates on the correspondence and additional work on monuments, coins and graves are included in the supplementary folder. A rare body of work in preparation for a rare work on combs of all times. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: OLD WORKING BOOKS (since 1994)]
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        L'exposition de Paris (1900) publiée avec la collaboration d'écrivains spéciaux et des meilleurs artistes.

      - Paris, Librairie Illustrée, Montgredien et Cie, sans date (1900). 3 tomes en 3 vol. in-folio de 324, 324 et 324 pp.; cartonnage de percaline rouge richement ornée, première de couverture illustrée conservée (Paul Souze). Riche illustration en noir et couleur. Bon état. Cerne claire en marge inférieure des feuillets, décoloration et tâches aux cartonnages. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Mulier, E.] Lettres et Enseignes; Premiere Serie: Art Nouveau Par E. Mulier, Professeur de Composition Decorative Diplome

      Librairie H.Vial, successeur de Ch. Juliot n.d. (ca. 1900) - Large folio (43 x 33 cm) cloth-backed folder with superb Nouveau-illustrated titling and design motif in red-brown, original ribbon ties (3) present. 28 Art Nouveau plates (numbered 1-28) in many colors, superb illustrative illustrations and motifs delineating period Nouveau design, by E. Mulier. Present is the extremely rare eight-page description of the plates (also folio size), with embellishments and the last page containing 'Extrait du Catalogue." This laid in prospectus is entirely uncut and near fine. Binding and contents all in wonderful condition, with minimal wear, near fine. A most desirable and important Art Nouveau compendium, rarely seen thus. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Edward Nudelman Rare Books]
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        Ecole des mines de Saint-Etienne. Cours de géologie

      Impr. Théolier, de J. Thomas, Saint-Etienne 1900 - Grand in-4. Collation : IX, (1) pp., 185 ff., 22 pl. Demi-basane verte, dos orné. (Reliure de l'époque.). Seule édition. Seuls les rectos des pages ont été imprimés, afin que les élèves qui suivaient ce cours de première année puissent écrire des notes. Dans cet exemplaire une quarantaine de pages portent des notes, souvent très copieuses. Les 22 planches en lithographie in fine montrent des fossiles. En 1893, Georges Friedel (1865-1933) est devenu professeur à l'École nationale supérieure des mines de Saint-Étienne, puis directeur. Après la Première Guerre mondiale, il enseigna à l'université de Strasbourg. Son oeuvre scientifique est considérable, particulièrement en minéralogie. Dos décoloré. Bon exemplaire. Livre étonnamment rare, deux exemplaires seulement au Ccfr et OCLC : BNF et Saint-Etienne.

      [Bookseller: Hugues de Latude]
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        MODELLBAND ZU WILKE, ELEKTRIZITÄT.

      . [Leipzig] ca. 1900. With 5 coloured moveable models of electrical engines. Oblong-4to. Publisher's half cloth..

      [Bookseller: Peter Grosell, Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        Historia general de Francia contada a mis nietos por Continuada desde 1789 hasta 1848 por Mme. De Witt ( Guizot de Witt).Traducida por el Dr. Federico Schwartz.Completada, anotada y proseguida hasta nuestros dias,en vista de los mas celebres

      José Espasa Editor, Barcelona - media piel con planos decorados muy bien conservada obra ilustrada con más de 350 preciosas láminas sueltas tiradas en su mayoria a una o varias tintas de color y multitud de grabados intercalados en el texto. 7 Volúmenes. .antiguos y modernos entre ellos Anquetil,Thierry,Roderer,Segur,Dillon,Thiers,Denis,Dareste,Rambaud,Mazade,Zevort,Imbert de Saint Amand,Duruy,Conde D Herisson,Henri Martin,etc,por D. Teodoro baró. Hacia 1900. 4758 págs.

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        Strada S. Pancrazio - Taormina.

      Taormina, G.Crupi, ca. 1900, albumen print, 22,9 x 17,4 cm, no. 64. KEYWORDS:italy / sicily / taormina

      [Bookseller: Krul Antiquarian Books]
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        Die Antiken Gemmen Geschichte Der Steinschneidekunst [History of Ancient Gems Cut Stone Art]

      Leipzig & Berlin: Giesecke & Devrient. 1900. First. First edition. Three volumes. Very good, rebound in red cloth with the original black leather spine labels retained. 67 plates with multiple stones displayed in each, with a description and explanation of each and a history of the art of cut stones in classic antiquity. Labels with some chipping, cloth a bit soiled, remnants of a bookplate on the pastedowns of each volume, and a dampstain on the front board of volume 3. Internally tight and clean. An examination of the gem collection at the Berlin Antiquarium. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Scènes du Théâtre Japonais - L'Ecole de Village (Terakoya) - Drame Historique en un Acte

      Tokyo, T.Hasegawa, Editeur, 1900. - 1 volume in-4, 32-9 pp., broché à la japonaise, couvertures cartonnées souples illustrées, légères traces de plis dans le coin inférieur droit, très bon état général. Rare. Superbes illustrations par Yoshimune Arai pour la Terakoya, "sans contredit le Drame le plus populaire du Théâtre Japonais". Traduction du Dr Karl Florenz, Professeur à l'Université Impériale de Tokyo. La première partie présente le texte du drame. La deuxième partie présente les personnages, les instruments de musique et les décors du théâtre japonais. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: INDOSIAM RARE BOOKS]
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        Der Tiftel-Max und andere Geschichten. Mit allerhand Bildern von William Krause.

      Berlin, Selbstverlag, (ca. 1900). - 32 ungezählte Blätter, einseitig bedruckt, durchgehend illustriert in Farblithographie. 31 x 23,5 cm, Erste Ausgabe dieses moralischen Bilderbuchs, dessen Geschichten an Struwwelpeter erinnern. "Sobald ein Kind auf Böses sinnt, schlägt ihm das Herz laut und geschwind. . Schlechtes wird bestraft auf Erden und ihr sollt gute Menschen werden." Mit farbenfrohen Illustrationen des Malers William Krause (1875-1925). - Einband berieben und bestoßen, Kanten beschabt, Seiten teils unten etwas fingerfleckig, bei 3 Bildern die Konturen mit Bleistift nachgezogen, ein Blatt mit Bleistifteintrag. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Mertens & Pomplun GbR]
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        London to Ladysmith Via Pretoria

      Longmans, Green, and Co., London - 1900, 1st Edition. (Hardcover) Good to very good. xiv,498pp. + 32pp. ads. Octavo. Three folding maps (including frontispiece in colour) and illustrations in text (maps and plans). In original decorated brown cloth with occasional foxing to a few pages. Original black endpapers. Text a bit browned as usual. Edges a bit soiled. Spine slightly dull and a bit soiled. Signature of A M Pirie dated 1901 on first blank. Woods A4 (1st English Edition). A personal record of the author's experiences in the first five months of the African war originally published in the 'Morning Post.' 10,000 copies were published for the first edition and another 500 copies were printed a few days later. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Aquila Books(Cameron Treleaven) ABAC]
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        Complete Writings (22-volume autographed edition, with limited biography included)

      Houghton, Mifflin and Co 1900 - This is a very good set of the 22-volume set in their original cream cloth bindings. Volume 1 has been signed by the publisher and by Hawthorne's daughter, Rose Hawthorne Lathrop. Additionally, each frontis was signed in pencil by the illustrator, including such big names as Childe Hassam and Howard Pyle. Other illustrators include Jessie Wilcox Smith, Anna Whelan Betts, Alice Stephens, Sarah Stilwell, Arthur Keller, Edmund Garrett, Maud Cowles, Emlen McConnell, Albert Herter, B. West Clinedinst and Ross Turner, F.C. Yohn, Eric Pape, Jules Guerin, Frederick McCormick, Mary Ayer, E.C. Peixtto, Harry Fenn, Frank T. Merrill. The books are in very good condition, with very minor soiling to the covers, iight wear to the spine labels and an owner's bookplate on the inside of each front cover that has left a bit of an imprint on each front end page. Included is the 1902 limited edition biography of Hawthorne by George Woodberry that was limited to 600 copies. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Writings of Nathaniel Hawthorne : Mosses from an Old Manse (Vols 4 & 5) Tales and Sketches (Vol 16) [Ltd Ed]

      Houghton Mifflin; Boston; 1900; 8vo (8 3/4" X 5 3/4"); 345, 360, 358 pages - VG+/None. First and only autographed editions of this grouping of 3 volumes from Mifflin's 22 volume autographed set limited to 500 numbered sets, this set being number 159. Publishers original smooth white woven cloth with paper label on spine with author's name, title and 'autographed edition' printed in black inside box borders printed in red. Each volume in the set contains a Photogravure frontispiece, vignette title, and additional B&W plates, all on India paper mounted, with the frontispiece in each volume signed by the artist. Both Vols 4 & 5 are signed by Smith, while Vol 16 is signed by FC Yohn with unsigned Smith plate on page 294. Descriptive tissue guards for all illustrations, and a printed limitation page behind the half title of each volume indicating this to be copy #159 of the set.This family authorized set of Hawthorne's was issued by Houghton Mifflin in 1900 in 3 versions - an 'autographed' set limited to 500 copies, a 'large paper' set limited to 500 copies, and an 'Old Manse' smaller sized trade edition. The autographed edition is by far the most desireable because it was signed not only by Hawthorne's daughter Rose Hawthorne Lathrop (in Volume 1), but each of the 22 volumes has their frontispiece hand signed in pencil by the artist. In all, 21 different artist's signatures are to be found in this veritable treasure trove of golden age illustrators and artists that include Childe Hassam, Howard Pyle, Jessie Willcox Smith, Edmund Garrett, Anna Whelan Betts, Sarah Stillwell, Eric Pape, E C Peixotto, Alice Barber Stephens (the only artist with signed frontispieces in 2 volumes), and numerous others. Leatherbound sets of the autographed edition can be found on the internet priced from $3,500 to $12,500, making it financially difficult for the collector of any individual artist to secure a copy of their scarce autograph.The 3 volumes offered here are the first 3 volumes in the Hawthorne set. They have been grouped together because they represent a logical combination that contains the autographed or non-autographed work of a significant group of Howard Pyle students (often referred to as Brandywine artists). The frontispiece to vol 4 is believed to be the only limited edition volume ever signed by Jessie Willcox Smith, as is are the Mary Ayers (vol 5) and F.C. Yohn (vol 16) signatures. In addition, illustrations by other artists including Frank B. Masters, Bertha Rockwell, Marion Peabody, Helen Kibbey, C.S. Chapman and others also appear in these 3 volumes. This set has been so grouped that one need to have to acquire any other of the remaining 19 volumes to have all of Smith's and Yohn's full contribution to the set. While the large paper limited edition is the same size as this set, it must be considered much the less desireable because it lacks the scarce artists' signatures.Volumes 4 and 5 also form a logical grouping since they comprise parts I and 2 of Hawthorne's longer and much appreciated work 'Mosses from an Old Manse'. The frontispiece in vol 4 is boldly signed in pencil by Jessie Willcox Smith, vol 5 is signed by Mary Ayer, and vol 16 is signed by F.C.Yohn. Volume 16 is included here because it contains the one other illustration which Jessie Willcox Smith contributed for this 22 volume work. It should also be noted that for some reason the pages after 354 in volume 5 are missing - whether this occurred at the publisher or they were torn out is not known. While this in no way harms the collectability of the illustrations and autographs, a facsimile of the remaining 6 pages of text will be provided the purchaser if they so desire.Truly a scarce and highly collectible group of Howard Pyle student signatures and illustrations.</p [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Illustrators Bookcase]
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        EIGHTEENTH CENTURY COLOUR PRINTS: AN ESSAY ON CERTAIN STIPPLE ENGRAVERS AND THEIR WORK IN COLOUR.

      London 1900 - Folio 17x14 inches or 44x34 cms, original publisher's cloth gilt. Coloured frontispiece, vignette title, engraved dedication, xvii, 132 pages and 50 monochrome plates (ie 52 total). Complete, a good unopened copy of this work with decorative plates including some by Bartolozzi. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Charles Russell, ABA, ILAB, est 1978]
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        Eighteenth Century Colour Prints: An Essay on Certain Stipple Engravers and their Work in Colour

      London: Macmillan and Company. 1900. First. First edition. Folio. Publisher&#39;s cloth gilt. 52 plates, one misnumbered tissue guard (and one corrected by hand). Ex-library copy with bookplate, pocket, spine letters, and perforated stamps on margins of the plates, else a tight, very good or better copy. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Die principiellen Eigenschaften der automatischen Feuerwaffen. Eine Studie über die neuesten Errungenschaften der Waffentechnik für Officiere aller Waffen. Wien, W. Braumüller & Sohn 1902. Kl. 4°. XI, 140 S., mit 52 Figuren im Text u. 16 (gef.) Tafel,. illustr. OHlwd.

      - Wesentlich erweiterter Separatabdruck aus: Danzer's Armee-Zeitung. Jg. 5 u. 6. 1900-01.- Sehr seltene Originalausgabe.- Enth. u.a. Kapitel über: Selbstladerpistolen, Gasdrucklader, Rückstoßlader, Ladeweise automatischer Handfeuerwaffen, Schlag- und Abzugsmechanismus.- Tafeln tls. mit kl. Randläsuren, Ebd. etw. fleckig u. angestaubt, 1 Eckknick.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Müller]
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        Ames on Forgery: Its Detection and Illustration with Numerous Causes Celebres

      New York: Ames-Rollinson Company, 1900. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good. 293 p. 24 cm. Illustrated examples in the text. First edition. Tan cloth hardcover. Spine labels chipped. Boards dark and corners bumped bare. Owner&#39;s signature on end paper. Spine loose. The author is the founder and twenty years Editor of The Penman&#39;s Art Journal of New York; Author of Ames&#39;s Compendium of Practical and Artistic Penmanship, Ames&#39;s Alphabets, Ames&#39;s Guide to Practical Writing; and thirty years Examiner of Contested Handwriting in Courts of Justice.

      [Bookseller: Attic Books]
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