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        Might I think that a queer start?" The Holly Tree. Dickens. p. 188.

      1900 1900 - Original pen and ink illustration on card (283 × 231 mm), mounted. Faint marks to margins. In excellent condition. The original illustration, signed by the artist, for the scene depicting Boots beginning to recount his story. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        It gradually seemed to him as if . he had recovered a mother. The Seven Poor Travellers. p. 144. (Full Page.)

      1900 1900 - Original pen and ink illustration on card (360 × 282 mm), mounted. Margins slightly marked, faint toning to top right corner. In excellent condition. The original illustration, signed by the artist, for the scene in which Lieutenant Richard Doubledick meets the mother of his friend and fellow soldier Taunton, who had died on the field at Badajos. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Broadside]: Base Ball! Between Websters and [blank space for name] at Nine-Mile Point, Webster N.Y. 3 1/2 Miles North of Webster Village. Saturday, [blank space for date]1900 at 3 PM. Come One! Come All! Ladies Respectfully Invited

      Spinning Press, Rochester, New York 1900 - Large broadside. Stiff cardstock. 21.75" x 28.75". Framed. A little age-toned, else fine. Webster Village is a suburb of Rochester. Scarce. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Contur und Farbe - Motive für Decorationsmaler. Serie A Lieferungen 1-3.

      Berlin/New York, Bruno Hessling, um 1900 - 2° (42 x 33 cm), 2 Bl. (Erläuterungen zu den Taf.), 30 Licht- u. Farbdruck-Tafeln, Private Kart.-Mappe mit Deckelschild und 1. Lieferungsmappe m. losen Tafeln., Mappen im Rücken durchgerieben, Tafeln mit wenigen Randläsuren, schönes Exemplar Der Jugendstil als opulentes innenarchitekonisches Element. Wände, Decken, Friese für alle Räume des gutbürgerlichen Hauses. 1500 gr. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: antiquariat peter petrej]
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        EDGE OF THE WOODS - EVENING

      NY 1900 - Hand-pulled photogravure. Image size 3 15/16 x 5 3/4 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 10, 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. Clarence Hudson White (1871-1925), pioneer of the American Pictorialist vision, had a strong affect on the direction of twentieth-century photography. As a teacher he profoundly influenced the art and technique of a number of important photographers, including: Margaret Bourke-White, Anton Bruehl, Laura Gilpin, Dorothea Lange, Paul Outerbridge, Ralph Steiner, Karl Struss and Doris Ulmann.

      [Bookseller: Andrew Cahan: Bookseller, Ltd., ABAA]
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        Farblithografie in 4 Farben. ?Les Boulevards?. 1900. 26,6 x 33 cm, (Blgr. 28,3 x 35,5 cm)

      - Bouvet 72 - Söhn Handbuch der Original-Graphik 314-5.- Eines von 100 Exemplaren.- Erschienen als Blatt 5 in dem Mappenwerk "Die Insel", Insel-Verlag, Leipzig 1900 (verso kl. Sammlerstempel).

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Müller]
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        EVE OF ST. AGNES.|THE

      (Strand: Essex House Press, 1900. original full vellum. Essex House. 12mo. original full vellum. 23+(1) pages. Limited to 125 numbered copies (Modern British and American Private Presses 1850-1965, 63). This copy is the Essex House file copy and signed by the press's founder C.R. Ashbee. Red corrections or directions for the use of color highlight certain letters in the text. Ashbee purchased Kelmscott's Albion presses after the death of William Morris and employed one of the Kelmscott compositors, Thomas Binning. Hand-colored frontispiece and tailpiece (tissue protected), rubricated by hand throughout all on vellum, bound in full vellum. Front board stamped with a rose in blind and the motto "Soul is Form." Boards bowed and very lightly soiled.

      [Bookseller: Oak Knoll Books/Oak Knoll Press]
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        Deutschlands Heer und Flotte in Wort und Bild. Germany's Army and Navy by Pen and Picture.

      Nach den neuesten Quellen bearbeitet. Mit Originalbeiträgen über die deutsche Armee von Generalmajor von Specht. With Important Original Contributions on the German Army by Major-General von Specht. The Werner Company, Akron, Ohio 1900. Folio. (6)+182 pages + 41 full-page chromolitographs outlined in gold after G. Arnould. Each plate is protected by a captioned paper. Bound in orig. black pictorial cloth with a German soldier and sailor flanking the German coat-of-arms. All edges gilt. Small closed tear to the free front endpaper (with a large fold to it). Near fine copy.. Marvellous work with outstanding pictures of the German army in all of its glory between the German-French war of 1870-71 and the disaster of World War I.** Parallel text in German and English

      [Bookseller: Vangsgaards Antikvariat]
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        The Shadowy Waters. W B Yeats. 1900

      Yeats, William Butler. The Shadowy Waters. Hodder and Stoughton, 1900. 1st Edition. Small 4to. Blue cloth, gilt decoration to front, title to spine. Top edge gilt. PP57. Binding edges have very light shelfwear. All pages in fine condition. Presentation copy, inscription on front endpaper reads "To Townsend Walsh, with the sincere regards of John Quinn, my birthday April 24, 1901". John Quinn (1870-1924) was a second generation Irish-American lawyer in New York and patron of modernist literature. He was a friend of Yeats, Joseph Conrad, and Ezra Pound and legal defender of James Joyce and T.S. Eliot, and organized the 1913 Armory Show of modern art in New York. Townsend Walsh (1872-1935) was a theatrical agent, playwright and author, and a close friend of Walsh.

      [Bookseller: Roz Hulse Ltd]
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        Moderne Landhäuser: Naturaufnahmen von Fassaden und Innenräumen mit Grundrissen von Architekt A. von Kauffmann in Frankfurt A. M.

      Architektur-Verlag von Wilhelm Kick (1900), Stuttgart - [2],40 loose leaves resting in green cloth portfolio with decorative stiff-paper folding flaps, gold lettering on front board. Illustrated title-page. With 40 b/w photographic reproductions of interiors, exteriors, and veneers of four "modern" German country villas (* see below). Includes some architectural plans. Staining and age wear on portfolio. Foxing on title-page and to inside of folding flaps. "Herausgegeben von Wilh. Kick, Architekt in Stuttgart." Text in German. Portfolio in good-, plates in very good condition. Complete. Scarce. * Landhaus A. von Kauffmann in Cronberg i. T. / Landhaus M. Bernus in Falkenstein i. T. / Landhaus C. Weinberg in Frankfurt a. M. / Landhaus von Stumpf-Brentano in Rödelheim bei Frankfurt a. M. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: ERIC CHAIM KLINE, BOOKSELLER (ABAA ILAB)]
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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'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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        Sister Carrie

      New York: Doubleday, Page & Co, 1900 - Dreiser's first novel, published by Doubleday, Page in 1900, over the objections of Frank Doubleday. Fewer than 600 copies of this edition were distributed, and subsequent editions were cut and bowdlerized First edition. 8vo. . Original red cloth lettered in black. Hinges cracked, rear free endpaper missing, otherwise a pleasant, clean copy. In folding cloth box with leather spine label [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Arabian Nights The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night Bassorah Edition 17 Volumes Complete

      The Burton Club for Private Subs, 1900-01-01. Hardcover. VeryGood. Circa 1900. Bassorah Edition: No. 95 of 1000. Hardcover 8vo. Tan cloth, top edges gilt, paper spine labels slightly browned w/ title lettering very legible, page edges uncut; occasional pgs unseparated. Exteriors lightly soiled, tiny nicks at spine ends.

      [Bookseller: Books Renewed]
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        The Chase of the Ruby

      Skeffington, UK 1900 - 1st Edition 1900. Very un-common. Book is very good and quite bright. Edges lightly rubbed. Quite lightened spine with a small repaired tear to the top. Contents good with light foxing to pages. Bookplate to endpaper. PLEASE DOUBLE CLICK N IMAGE TO ENLARGE. Digital images available upon request. Ref 6138 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Lasting Words Ltd PBFA]
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        Centralblatt für Bakteriologie, Parasitenkunde und Infektionskrankheiten. Herausgegeben von O. Uhlworm u. E.C. Hansen. Zweite Abteilung: Allgemeine, landwirtschaftlich-technologische Bakteriologie, Gärungsphysiologie und Pflanzenpathologie. Jahrgänge 6 bis 106 und Generalregister zu den Jahrgängen 1-10, 11-20, 21-30, 31-40, 41-60.

      Gustav Fischer, Jena 1900 - 1943.. 106 Bände, 500-700 S. je Band mit zahlreichen Abbildungen und Tafeln (anfangs noch in Lithographie), Groß 8°, grünes Halb- und Ganzleinen mit Rückentitel auf Leder-Rückenschild, Bibliotheksexemplar (ordnungsgemäß entwidmet), Stempel auf Vorsatz, Titel und Innendeckel, gutes und sauberes, nur gelegentlich leicht beriebenes Exemplar, Papier vereinzelt leicht gebräunt, dekorative Reihe,.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Silvanus]
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        HORAE DIURNAE BREVIARII ROMANO-SERAPHICI

      Ex Typographia Collegii S. Bonaventurae, Ad Claras Aquas 1900 - RO40129297: Env. 500 pages (plusieurs paginations). Couverture (Dalloz) ne correspondant pas au contenu. Texte en latin, sur 2 colonnes, et en caractères noirs et rouges. Tranche rouge. Quelques cahiers se détachant légèrement. A SS. D.N. Pio Papa VI Dudum Approbatae. Ac Reverendissimi P. Aloysii Lauer. Totius Ord. FF. Minorum Ministri Generalis Cura Impressae et Officiis Novis Locupletatae. In-4 Relié demi-cuir. Etat d'usage. Coins frottés. Dos frotté. Intérieur acceptable Classification Dewey : 470-Langues italiques. Latin [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: le-livre]
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        Oeuvres de Gille Marie Oppenort. 2ème recueil. Frises, panneaux, pendules, pilastres, cartouches, feux, fontaines, gaines, profils de moulures, etc., gravé par Huquier

      Huquier nd (1900), Paris - Folio. Original calf with elaborate gold tooling and gilt lettering on spine. All gilt edges. Marbled endpapers with dentelles. Impressive work divided into 12 parts, each containing 6 plates including an engraved title-page with special subtitle. Compared to the original edition described in the Berlin Ornamentstichsammlung, the present edition has somewhat larger engravings, arranged one to a plate rather than two (except parts 8 and 9 that have 12 plates arranged 2 per page, like the original edition). In this work, there are 2 additional plates not included in the original edition: a portrait of Oppenort and an unnumbered plate showing 3 designs incorporating the letter "B". Some edge wear on binding with slight rubbing on covers, spine edges and along hinges. Top right corner bumped, affecting the top corner of first pages. Text in French. Binding in overall very good, interior in near fine condition. Tight copy in a spectacular binding [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: ERIC CHAIM KLINE, BOOKSELLER (ABAA ILAB)]
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        Album of 89 original pen and ink drawings, probably used as the illustrations to captioned cartoons, all but a few signed in lower margins, the album lettered "Jllusztrációk 1890-1900 Cserépy 1"

      Budapest, 1890-1900 - Pasted on the first page of this intriguing album is the cover of a 1900 art exhibition and the page listing this artist, his Budapest address, and the number of his exhibition entry. The drawings are carefully and competently executed, and are mostly of middle-class urban situations, generally involving two individuals in conversation, the settings suggesting that these are drawings for cartoons: smug waiter to irate diner, stage-door johnny to actress, street-vendor to prospect, petitioner to official, etc. Over 35 of the drawings show figures with unflattering, stereotyped anti-Semitic Jewish features, as was unfortunately not uncommon at that time in Europe and elsewhere. A fascinating glimpse of Hungarian turn-of-the-century life, and prejudice The drawings average about 7 x 5 inches; the album is 11-1/2 x 9 inches. . Original 3/4 calf, black cloth sides, spine perished, covers worn, a few minor tears without loss to the album's pages not affecting the mounted drawings, which are in fine condition [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Le Cuisinier Moderne ou Les Secrets de l'Art Culinaire. Menus - Haute Cuisine - Pâtisserie - Glaces - Office, etc. Suivi d'un dictionnaire complet des termes techniques.

      Garnier Frères Libraires-Editeurs. (1900)., Paris. - 2 Voll. In-4°, leg. in bross. edit., pp. XLIV-202(2) e (8)368(2). Con 60 bellissime tavv. f. testo, per un totale di 330 disegni. Terza Edizione di questa opera monumentale, vero classico dell'arte culinaira. Dorsi rinforzati, con alcune mancanze a quello del secondo volume. All'interno ottimo esemplare, a pieni margini.

      [Bookseller: Daris s. r. l.]
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        Die Grotesklinie und ihre Spiegelvariation im modernen Ornament und in der Dekorationsmalerei

      Bln., Cöln, Kanter & Mohr, 1900.. o. J., um 1900. Oblong-8°. Mit 4 Textblättern & 64 Farbtafeln mit insgesamt 422 Motiven. In Ohlnmappe mit Oln-Schließen. Der Klappspiegel -wie meistens- fehlt. Ebd (rand)fleckig. 4 Textblätter & 2 Tafeln an der oberen Ecke etwas wasserfleckig (sehe Abbildung) betroffen. SEHR SELTEN & KOMPLETT. ¶ Rare Art Nouveau-item in the original oblong-portfolio.

      [Bookseller: INTERNATIONAAL ANTIQUARIAAT]
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        Zoologisk Have.

      . Verdens bedste Rovdyrgruppe. Store Koncerter. Dir: Olf: Jespersen. Gratis Sporvogn. ( Naar Billet köbes i en Kiosk). Litograferet plakat i farver trykt af Soph. Kruchow Lith. ca. 1900. 86x60 cm. * Med svage foldemaerker og let misfarvning. Smukt restaureret og dubleret pa syrefrit papir af Per Laursen..

      [Bookseller: Peter Grosell, Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        Le fondeur. La coulée

      Paris, Chaix & De Malherbe, 1900. Lithograph. 1195 x 795 mm. 50 mm margins.& Mounted on Linen. For the Pavillon de la Métallurgie at the Exposition Universelle. Dry stamp beneath the image: Exposition 1900. Musées Centennaux. Exemplaire No. 113. Deltei. no. 41 (with wrong height dimension); das Frühe Plakat, no. 134.

      [Bookseller: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts]
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        2nd Battalion Derbyshire Regiment in the Sikkim Expedition of 1888

      London: Swan Sonnenschein & Co. Lim.,, 1900. With an Introduction by Sir Steuart Bayley. Octavo. Original red cloth, title in gilt to the spine and in black, together with the regimental badge, to the upper board. Frontispiece and a folding map. A little soiled on the boards, endpapers variably browned, else a very good copy. Number 4 of the Derbyshire Campaign series. Iggulden served in the Campaign, also at Tirah and in Tibet. Uncommon.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Statues of New Zealand. 2 vol.

      Wellington, 1900-1901., Government Print / John Mackay, - 4to. XVIII, 764; XII, 395 p. Cloth bindings, gilt lettering on the spine. - 1. Passend in the 64th Year of the Reign of her Majesty Queen Victoria, and the first Sessions of the 14th Parliament of New Zealand. Begun and holden at Wellington on the 21st Day of June, 1900. - 2. Passed in the first year of the reign of his majesty King Edward VII., and the second session of the 14th Parliament of New Zealand. Begun and holden at Wellington on the first Day of July, 1901. Bindings rubbed and a bit bumped at the corners. 3 stamps on both title pages, each 1 stamp on the indexes. Englisch Band:

      [Bookseller: erlesenes · Antiquariat & Buchhandlung]
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        The Great and Small Game of India, Burma and Tibet.

      Rowland Ward., London. 1900 - Numbered limited edition of 250. Signed by the publisher Rowland Ward. Xviii + 416pp, illustrated + 9 cold plates. Beautifully bound in green, half morocco by Bayntun. T.e.g. and marbled eps. Foxing to prelims. Fine hardback. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Elaine Beardsell (ABA,PBFA )]
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        The Problem of Increasing Human Energy

      New York: The Century Co 1900 - This volume was originally in Century Magazine, Vol. LX, New Series, Vol. XXXVIII, May to Oct 1900. Here contained in recent quality HB binding in black cloth with gilt title to front and no inscriptions. Attractive plain cold-pressed circular stamp of Nahant Public Library, MA. A clean tight bright copy incl. b/w ills. (17 x 25cm)

      [Bookseller: Berwyn Books]
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        Complete Writings of Hawthorne. [set of novels/works including The Scarlet Letter, Our Old Home, Tanglewood Tales, The House of the Seven Gables, A Wonder-Book, etc.]

      Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, The Riverside Press, Cambridge, 1900., 1900. The Old Manse Edition, in 22 volumes, 8vo. Contemporary red half morocco with raised bands, gilt titles and gilt to spines, marbled boards and eps; t.e.g. With Portraits, Illustrations, and Facsimiles. A clean, lovely set.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        Complete Writings of Nathaniel Hawthorne (Works)

      Houghton Mifflin, Boston 1900 - The Old Manse Edition, in 22 volumes, 1900 [1903]. Printed from the plates of the Autograph Edition. 8vo. Contemporary red half morocco with raised bands, gilt titles and gilt to spines, marbled boards and linings. Top edge gilt; others untrimmed. Illustrations. Clark B 22. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Wootton's Books]
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        When he gave him notice of his intentions to leave". The Holly Tree. Dickens. p. 191.

      1900 1900 - Faint marks to edges. In excellent condition. Original pen and ink illustration on card (301 × 246 mm), mounted and framed in black. The original illustration, signed by the artist, for the scene depicting Cobbs giving notice to his master, so that he may go "to seek my fortun'." [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        KNICKERBOCKER'S HISTORY OF NEW YORK

      - (PARRISH,MAXFIELD)illus. KNICKERBOCKER'S HISTORY OF NEW YORK by Wash. Irving (on cover). A History of New York From The Beginning Of The World To The End Of The Dutch Dynasty by Diedrich Knickerbocker. NY:R.H. Russell, 1900 (1900). Folio, cloth backed boards, pictorial paste-on, (299)p., teg, front hinge reinforced, edges rubbed with some cover soil, a few neat ink notations on blank verso of frontis and old tape mark in margin, really a tight VG copy of the 1st edition. A very early Parrish work, this features the cover plate plus 8 very wonderful black and white plates full of detail and imagination that are a perfect partner to Irving's clever parody. Printed by UPDIKE AT THE MERRYMOUNT PRESS. (See Ludwig p.25-6,30-1). A nice copy of a book that is extremely difficult to find in first edition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Aleph-Bet Books, Inc. - ABAA]
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        The Works of Washington Irving - Ten Volume Set by the Nottingham Society (Edition De Luxe in Leather Binding, Limited Edition)

      Nottingham, 1900-01-01. Leather Bound. VeryGood. Wonderful, complete set. Limited to 1,000 for subscribers only, this is number 221. Half leather bindings (spine and corners). Some minor chipping with loss to some of the spine heads - but largely this is a wonderful set in great condition. Gilt top edge. Bookplates.

      [Bookseller: Books Renewed]
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        Picturesque Berkshire County

      Chicago: Gravure Illustration Company 1900 - Folio, nine separate parts, each bound in gray wrappers stamped in gilt "Art Work of Berkshire County" and filled with numerous black-and-white photographs, many never before published, containing images (wildlife; buildings; landscapes) of Berkshire County towns from North Adams, West Stockbridge, and Lenox to Stockbridge, Great Barrington, and Sheffield. A splendid production, scarce, housed in a folding box with minor edge-wear. Shipping extra [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: North Star Rare Books & Manuscripts]
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        Coins d'autrefois. - Domaine de la ville de Paris.

      - 1900. In-folio oblong de 191 pl. h.t. montées sur onglet + 4 pp.; demi-toile bleue de l'éditeur, premier plat illustré d'une composition par Streib, armes de Paris en pied de dos. Gravures anciennes concernant les Services de la Direction des Affaires Municipales reproduites pour l'Exposition Universelle de 1900. Ouvrage illustré de 191 reproductions de gravures anciennes en phototypie et zincographie (fiacres et cabriolets, diligences, omnibus, marchés, temples et halles, etc.). Dessins de MM. Belon, Garnier, Lhuillier, Muller, Rabier, Streib. Très bon état. Cartonnage frais, quelques légères rousseurs, un ex-dono en première garde. Rare. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie les mains dans les poches]
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        Le journal d'une femme de chambre (exemplaire sur Arches)

      Librairie Charpentier et Fasquelle 1900 - "Si infâmes que soient les canailles, ils ne le sont jamais autant que les honnêtes gens", édition originale de ce roman subversif, porté trois fois à l'écran, notamment par Luis Bunuel en 1964 avec Jeanne Moreau, et très souvent adapté au théâtre dans des "one woman shows", grand in-8, reliure demi-maroquin vert bouteille à coins, dos à cinq nerfs, titres dorés, caissons décorés, couvertures et dos conservés, tranche supérieure dorée, signet, 519 pages, ex-libris de Pierre Bellanger, très bel exemplaire, le dos étant uniformément insolé. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: alain marchet]
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        Travels through the Alps. New ed. revised and annotated.

      Black Adam and Charles, London. 1900 - L’autore, di origine inglese, si dedicò nel corso della sua vita allo studio dei ghiacciai e della topografia delle Alpi. Quest’edizione si avvale del prezioso apporto di Coolidge. L’opera inizia con una parte generale sulle Alpi, i ghiacciai, la geologia dei ghiacciai, il "Mer de Glace di Chamouni", esperimenti sul movimento del ghiaccio di quest’ultimo, il Monte Bianco, il Cervino, il Monte Rosa, le Alpi bernesi, ecc. Importante e raro. Formato: XXXVIII, [1], 572 p., [1] c. di tav., [4] c. topogr. ripieg. + 2 c. topogr. ripieg. in tasca, 24 cm, tela. Buono, ordinari segni d’uso e del tempo, ex libris.

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Adige]
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        LES MODES FEMININES DU XIXE SIECLE

      Paris 1900 - Introduced by M J Clarete. Illustrated with a hundred coloured plates- en dessins inlumines au pinceau-dated yearly from 1801-1900. Original canvas backed pictorial boards with original ribbon ties. Corners a little bumped, cover a little rubbed otherwise very good. Delicate plates. Bookplate on front end paper. Pictures available. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: I.D. Edrich]
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        The College-Bred Negro: Report of a Social Study Made Under the Direction of Atlanta University; Together with the Proceedings of the Fifth Conference for The Study of the Negro Problems Held at Atlanta University, May 29-30, 1900

      Atlanta: Atlanta University Press. 1900. First. First edition. Octavo. 115, [3]pp. Printed blue wrappers a trifle soiled with slight erosion of the paper on the unprinted spine. A nice, near fine copy of an important study that includes the first published bibliography of the literature and history of the American Negro. One of a number of studies conducted by Du Bois at Atlanta University. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Autograph scientific notes on capillarity

      1900 - Einstein, Albert (1879-1955). Autograph scientific notes on the kinetic theory of gases. 2ff. [Zurich, summer 1910.] 178 x 124 mm. A few marginal chips and tears, some mended with clear tape, but very good. From the library of historian of physics Jagdish Mehra (1931-2008).The calculations on this sheet appear to be closely related to similar notes that Einstein made in preparation for a lecture course on the kinetic theory of gases that he held at the University of Zurich in the summer semester 1910 (Einstein, Collected Papers, Vol. 4, Doc. 4, pp. 192-195, 238-239). On the recto, Einstein juxtaposes two expressions for the flow of viscous fluids and gases through pipes. In the upper half of the page, Einstein sketches a derivation of Poiseuille’s law for laminar flow through circular tubes. The mass flow F is proportional to the fourth power of the radius of the tube P, directly proportional to the mass density and the pressure difference , and inversely proportional to the viscosity R. In the bottom half, he sketches a derivation of a similar relation for the case of rarefied gases flowing through very narrow tubes. Here the flow is proportional only to the third power of P, and it is found to be dependent on temperature T. The latter relation was derived and empirically verified by the Danish physicist Martin Knudsen (1871-1949) in a paper of 1909. On the verso, Einstein derives another relation that is due to Knudsen which says that in gases of very low pressure, a difference in temperature causes a difference in pressure; specifically, it is found that the ratio of pressures is proportional to the square root of the ratio of temperatures. This relation was found and investigated by Knudsen in 1910. Einstein had a long-standing interest in capillarity phenomena, which was the subject of his first two scientific papers, as well as in the kinetic theory of gases and statistical mechanics. He would meet Knudsen in person a year later, in 1911, at the first Solvay Congress in Brussels. We are grateful to Dr. Tilman Sauer of the Einstein Papers Project at the California Institute of Technology for providing suggestions about the content of these notes and their apparent place in Einstein’s body of work. $60000

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        REVUE D HISTOIRE ECCLESIASTIQUE, (RHE), Volumes 1 (1900) - 89 (1994). Fondee par A. Cauchie / P. Ladeuze, continuee A. De Meyer

      - Université catholique de Louvain 1900-1994. Bd. 1-67 Hlwbde mit Goldrückentitel, Rest broschiert, Bd. Articles XVI fehlt, ab Bd. IV - Articles und Bibliographie in 2 Bänden pro Jahr, mit Register zu Bd. 1-36, Sprache französisch

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        THE FAERIE QUEENE. Edited from the original editions of 1590 and 1596 with an Introduction and Glossary by Kate M. Warren.

      Archibald Constable & Co. Westminster. London. 1897-1900 - SIX VOLUMES. FIRST KATE WARREN EDITION. 8vo.(6.8 x 4.4 inches). Illustrated frontis to each volume - 3 portraits and 3 sepia photographic views (River Blackwater, County Cork, ; Ruins of Kilcolman, Spenser's home in Ireland, ; Glengarriff, County Cork.) each with a tissue guard. Each volume with an extra, decorative title page. A fine and clean set with a few of the gatherings still unopened. Finely bound, by Riviere, in early twentieth century quarter vellum with single raised bands. Green title labels, ruled and lettered in gilt. Arts and Crafts style tall flower design with stems, leaves and flower in gilt to each spine. Blue cloth on boards. Top edges gilt, others untrimmed. Some minor marks to the cloth on a few of the boards but the spines all clean and the gilt bright so the set looks great on the shelf. A very attractive set of vellum bindings. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        LISTOK "RABOCHAGO DELA" (NO. 1, 3, 6, 7, ONLY OF 8 TOTAL)

      Geneva, Izdanie Soyuza Russkykh Sotsial’demokratov’ [Union Of Russian Social Democrats] 1900-1901 - FT) Original Stapled Wrappers. 8vo. 18; 23; 32; 40 pages. 18 cm. In Russian. Title translates to English as, "Leaflet ‘Workers’ Cause. ’" The Workers' Cause was an economic journal appearing irregularly in Geneva between April 1899 and February 1902 as the organ of the Union of Russian Social-Democrats Abroad. This leaflet was a supplement issued in Geneva at irregular intervals between June 1900 and July 1901, with a total of 8 issues published. CONTENTS: Pervoe Maya v Rossii v 1900 godu [First of May in Russia in 1900] --- Stachki [Strike] --- Po Rossii: Novyya Prava Khozyaev I Bezpravie Rabochikh [In Russia: New Rights of Owners and Workers without Rights] --- Voennyy Sud Had Pol’skimi Rabochimi [The Military Trial of Polish Workers] --- Iz Odessy: Po Pobodu Evreyskikh Pogromov [From Odessa: About the Cause of the Jewish Pogroms] --- Istoricheskiy Povorot [Historic Turn] --- Nachalo Kontsa: Khronika Poslednikh Sobytiy [Beginning of the End: A Chronicle of Recent Events] --- Mezhdunarodnyy Sotsializm I Revolyutsionnaya Bor’ba v Rossii [International Socialism and Revolutionary War in Russia] . OCLC lists one holding (National Library of Israel) . Some corners bumped, pages lightly stained. Some closed tears to No. 7, only minor loss of text on last page. Institutional stamp from Bund archives on all covers. Good Condition. (RUS-11-20A) [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Liebig-Bilder-Album,

      Liebig-Fleisch-Extrakt, um 1900. - 52 S. Ecken bestossen, Kanten berieben, Rücken leicht eingerissen, gebräunt, 51 Serien a 6 Bilder komplett: Alt-Holland, Bilder aus Holland, Bilder aus Holland, Episoden aus der Geschichte Belgiens, Aus der Geschichte Russlands, Bilder aus Schweden, Scenen aus Italien, Venedig, Ital. Seen, An den Gestaden des Mittellländischen Meeres, Bilder aus Serbien, Bulgarien, Aus der Türkei, In der Bretagne, Bilder aus Spanien, Bilder aus Spanien, Scandinavien, Bilder aus Finnland, Im Russischen Polargebiet, Landschaften von Neuseeland, Kanada, Afghanistan, Aus der Republik San Marino, Madagaskar, Bilder aus Venezuela, Cuba, Bilder aus dem Westen, Bilder aus Persien, Leben und Treiben in Birma, Bilder aus Panama, Von den Carolineninseln, Bilder aus Indien, Samoa, Bilder aus Abessinien, Bilder aus Turkestan, Bilder von den Philippinen, Kaukasien, Bilder aus Korea, Aus Japan, Bilder aus Japan, Aus dem Japanischen Meer, China, Scenen aus Algerien, Aus Ostafrika, Eine Reise im Kaukasus, Bilder aus Transvaal, Bilder aus Afrika, Bilder aus Marokko, Anam, Bei den Feuerländern, Elfenspiel Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 1500

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