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        FATHER TUCK';S FAIRY LAND. PANORAMA

      Rapheal Tuck & Sons, Ltd: London, 1900. Very Good binding. A remarkable production with 36 chromolithographed figures, numbered 1-19 and 1a - 17a. The 8 chromolithographed pages fold accordion style, and the figures, generally housed in the pocket at the rear fit into correspondingly numbered spaces. "A variety of scenes, however, can be formed, and unending pleasure provided, by placing the figures in innumerable positions".The text of the stories is printed on the verso of the panoramas. Two of the pieces have been mended -- the rabbit (#4) and the woman with spoon (#6a). Two have been mended with parts replaced in facsimile -- the man with ax (#18) and the duck (#19). The flap to the rear pocket has been mended as well. With 36 cut-out figure, instead of the more usual 16, this is one of the more elaborate of the Father Tuck's Panorama series. Very Good binding.

      [Bookseller: Black Swan Books, Inc. ]
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        DAYS IN CATLAND with Louis Wain (Father Tuck's Panorama)

      Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd., London 1900 - No date, C.1900-1910, first edition (and presumably only edition), 4 chromolithographed plates in concertina form that fold out to create a large panorama with 14 numbered card figures of cats, and corresponding numbered slits in the panorama to insert the cat figures. On the reverse of the panorama is a b/w story rhyme with b/w illustrations also by Loius Wain. Publisher's chromolithographed covers, with pocket in the rear panel to house the cat figures. A very good bright copy. Covers slightly worn around edges, folding joints expertly and inconspicuously reinforced with conservator's linen. Full complement of 14 figures all complete and bright wih minimal wear, the odd one with minimal repair to the reverse. Small part of rear pocket flap replaced. A very good to fine copy of this rare Louis Wain "toy book". Size: 4to Landscape (approx. 30 x 27cm) [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: LOE BOOKS]
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        The Holy Bible. Containing the Old and New Testaments

      Edinburgh: Nimmo, Hay & Mitchell [1900]. . Miniature book, covers measuring 48 x 33 mm, (vi), 876 pp. Complete with the magnifying glass in a pocket at the front, top corners of early leaves bumped. Original blind stamped calf with some rubbing, an old glued repair reattaching the chain to the foot of the lower cover, with the original wooden lectern standing 5½ inches high and in excellent condition. Welsh 565.&

      [Bookseller: Bow Windows Bookshop]
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        The Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine, June 1900, Vol. LX, No. 2 - Includes "The Problem of Increasing Human Energy - With Special Reference to the Harnessing of the Sun's Energy", by Nikola Tesla

      The Century Co., New York 1900 - Pages 158-320 + 88 pages of advertisements. Pages 175 through 211 present Tesla's famous article "The Problem of Increasing Human Energy" which includes ten excellent black and white photos documenting just some of his incredible experiments and demonstrations. According to the table of contents these photos are published here for the first time. Clean and unmarked with average wear. Short openings and small chips to periphery. Binding intact. A sound copy of this superb Tesla collectible. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray (13 Volumes)

      Smith, Elder & Co, London 1900 - A finely bound brown leather, 13 volume set of Thackeray; published between 1900 and 1914. Approximately, 8000 pages with illustrations by Thackeray, Richard Doyle, George Cruickshank, John Leech etc. Frontis with tissue guards in each volume. Top each edge gilt, raised bands to spine. Gilt decoration, red and black title labels to spine, red and yellow headbands. Really splendid, original condition. Very heavy set, please request postal quote [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

      - - 'A New Edition to Which is Added a Complete Index of the Whole Work'- United States Book Company, New York- No Date (Circa 1900)- SIX VOLUMES- Maroon cloth HARDCOVER with titles and decoration in gold on spines (all GOLD present and with luster), GOOD+. Light wear. GOLD GILT top edge. This is an ORIGINAL, VINTAGE HARDCOVER SET of the CLASSIC POLITICAL REFERENCE 'THE HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE,' by Edward Gibbon. This is NOT a new print-on-demand; it is NOT a pdf; it is the BEAUTIFULLY BOUND ANTIQUE BOOK set. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: The Maine Bookhouse]
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        Works of William Harrison Ainsworth Edition de Luxe

      London - G. J. Howell and Company 1900 - A handsome uniformly bound 'Edition de Luxe' collection of novels by William Harrison Ainsworth illustrated by George Cruikshank, Phiz, John Gilbert, Tony Johannot, Hablot K. Browne andJohn Franklin. In fifteen volumes. Titles are as follows: Windsor Castle, An Historical Romance; Crichton; Auriol or, The Elixir of Life; The Spendthift,A Tale; The Miser's Daughter; The Lancashire Witches, A Romance of Pendle Forest; The Star-Chamber, An Historical Romance; Jack Sheppard,ARomance; Boscobel or, The Royal Oak, A Tale of theYear 1651; Mervyn Clitheroe; The Tower of London, An Historical Romance; Old Saint Paul's,ATale ofthe Plague and theFire; Ovingdean Grange, A Tale of the South Downs; TheFlitch of Bacon or, TheCustom of Dunmow, A Tale of theEnglish Home;and Guy Fawkes or, The Gunpowder Treason, An Historical Romance. William Harrison Ainsworth (1805-1882) was an English historical novelist . He trained as a lawyer, but the legal profession held no attraction for him. While completing his legal studies in London he met the publisher John Ebers, at that time manager of the King's Theatre, Haymarket. Ebers introduced Ainsworth to literary and dramatic circles. Ainsworth briefly tried the publishing business, but soon gave it up and devoted himself to journalism and literature. His first success as a writer came with Rookwood in 1834, which features Dick Turpin as its leading character. A stream of thirty-nine novels followed, the last of which appeared in 1881. Condition: Handsomely bound in cloth with decorative gilt to spines. Externally, in excellent condition with only very slight fading to some spines and the odd very slight mark to boards. Internally, firmly bound. Generally bright and clean throughout but with odd spotting and handling marksto some volumes and slight foxing to some endpapers. Overall: NEAR FINE [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books PBFA]
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        LONDON TO LADYSMITH. Via Pretoria

      Longmans, Green and Co. London. 1900. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. (7.5 x 5.2 inches). Illustrated with four maps, three of them fold out, & four plans in the text. A very good bright and clean copy, finely bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe of London, in half red morocco. Spines with raised bands, each with gilt piping. Compartments ruled and lettered in gilt. Red cloth on boards. Pink endpapers. Top edge gilt. Cloth to the boards is a little mottled but this is a lovely copy of this early work by Churchill.

      [Bookseller: Paul Foster Books]
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        Indians of To-Day

      HERBERT S STONE & CO, CHICAGO & NY 1900 - illustrated with full-page portraits of living indians, covers rubbed & spotted and corners slightly bent, ex-library, usual markings, bookplate to inside front cover, pages browned and some stains, title page has a piece of tape at bottom of page Additional Postage Required DATE PUBLISHED: 1900 EDITION: 185 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Princeton Antiques Bookshop]
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        The Indians of To-Day

      Herbert S. Stone and Company 1900 - Herbert S. Stone Company, 1900. Couverture rigide. État : Très bon. Etat de la jaquette : Très bon. Edition originale. In English - Cloth on Board. Condition : Near Fine. Binding in good condition. Cover marked with minor rub in the corners. Over 9" - 12.1/2" tall. 195 pages - index. N° de réf. du libraire 112012-1 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Galerie Flak]
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        The Indians of To-Day First Edition

      Chicago: Herbert S. Stone and Company. Very Good. 1900. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover. First Printing. 1900. Herbert S. Stone and Company publisher. "Illustrated with full page portraits of living indians". 185 pages. Some light wear and soiling to cover. Front hinge has previous glue repair. Previous owners written small and neatly on front endpaper. Owners stamp on title page. Very Good condition. 1900 copyright. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 185 pages .

      [Bookseller: Book Gallery // Mike Riley]
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        Les Miserables in English

      A.L. BURT COMPANY 1900 CIRCA, NEW YORK - Les Miserables A novel by Hugo, Victor.Translated from the original french by charles e. wilbour. revised and edited by frederick mynon cooper. complete in two volumes. A.L. Burt Co. New York. 1862 APPEARS ON COPYRIGHT PAGE HOWEVER BURT WAS INCORPORATED 1898. Edgewear 3 narrow chips and rubbing on spine, spine crack, FAIR3/4 leather, marbled boards and ep complete in 2 volumes. Boards and contents fair. No bookplate, written in English DATE PUBLISHED: 1900 CIRCA EDITION: 749 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Princeton Antiques Bookshop]
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        Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám

      George Routldge & Sons, London 1900 - Undated ca. 1900 with attractive photogravures after works by Gilbert James. Finely bound by Bayntun in full crimson morocco with elaborate gilt border of grapes and grape leaves and a lovely inlaid morocco depiction of a standing figure. A very finely executed binding. Chipping to leather at the spine ends, slight darkening to spine, otherwise a fine copy. Added moire endpapers and a red silk moire slipcase. Size: duodecimo (12mo). Illustrator: Gilbert James. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Poetry; Inventory No: 045158. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The North American Indians Of To-Day / Today

      C. Arthur Pearson, Henrietta Street, London 1900 - An illustrated review of native North Americans at the end of the 19th Century - First British Edition, originally published in the USA by Herbert Stone as "The Indians Of Today". Includes 55 portraits taken by F A Rinehart at the 1898 Omaha Exposition (including Chiefs and members of various tribes including Arapahoe, Black Feet, Cheyenne, Kiowa, Crow, Sioux - the most famous being Geronimo of the Chiricahua Apache). Rebound for library use with the usual library markings. 4to (approx 11.5 x 8 inches / 30 x 21cm), [x] + 185 + [blank] pages with all plates confirmed present in a mostly Very Good condition (pressure marks to the reverse of one portrait have resulted in lines being visible on the subject's face). Mostly light external wear but an area of moderate to significant rubbing and pressure marking to the rear board), light browning / soiling to text block edges with moderate bottom edge pressure marking / shelf wear, securely bound, very light to moderate soiling / dusting to the plain edges of the plates and some light finger smudges, a couple instances of notable page creasing but overall internally Very Good. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Somer Books]
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        The North American Indians of to-day

      C. Arthur Pearson, London 1900 - Ex public reference library - bookplate, some stamps, including a few in margin of plates; rebound in plain black cloth, with gilt title on spine, & new end papers. Pages & plates generally clean. This is a very heavy book; additional postage will be required for shipment outside UK Used - Acceptable. Ex lib rebound hardback [Attributes: First Edition]

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        [The Story of Jorinda and Joringel]

      watercolor and ink on illustration board, matted signed in lower left corner, additionally signed "A. Rackham" (on verso) 5¾ x 7 in. (145 x 180 mm), sheet size Exhibited: Exhibition of Modern Illustration at the Victoria and Albert Museum, 1900 (exhibition sticker on verso, accomplished in manuscript by Rackham). This drawing was used to illustrate the story of "Jorinda and Joringel" in the 1900 edition of Grimm's Fairy Tales published by Freemantle and in the 1909 edition published by Constable..

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        IN BOOKBINDING, THEN, AS IN OTHER CRAFTS

      Doves Press, ca. 3 November, Hammersmith 1900 - Very Rare Unpublished Broadside RepresentingThe Beginning of Cobden-Sanderson's Doves Press. 197 x 267 mm (7 3/4 x 10 1/2"). Single column, 39 lines printed in Doves Press roman type on recto only. ONE OF ABOUT 25 COPIES ONLY, for presentation to employees and friends of the press. Tidcombe DPE-83. Top of verso with thin strip of light mounting discoloration (a small hole in this area skillfully repaired), one faint horizontal crease, a handful of very vague fox spots, but an excellent specimen, very clean and fresh. This is the exceedingly rare first item to be printed at the Doves Press: a passage from Cobden-Sanderson's article on bookbinding that sets forth his credo on the nobility of craftsmanship. In it, he calls for "the transformation of the workshop from a place in which to earn a wage, or to make a profit, into a place in which the greatest pleasure & the greatest honour in life are to be aimed at, pleasure in the intelligent work of the hand, & honour in the formation & maintenance of a great historic tradition." Before printing began on the Press' first book, "Agricola," Cobden-Sanderson decided to test the type. He chose this text to be printed in the form of a broadside that could be distributed and displayed (as our copy evidently was). The type was composed around June 1900 by John Henry Mason, and the page printed sometime in October by H. Gage-Cole, who inscribed and dated his own copies 3 November 1900. According to Tidcombe, "Copies were given to staff, pupils and friends 'to remind us of the spirit in which we should work'"; student Emily Preston "said it was considered a rare possession by the friends to whom it was presented." Only one other copy is recorded at auction since 1975. ONE OF ABOUT 25 COPIES ONLY, for presentation to employees and friends of the press

      [Bookseller: Phillip J. Pirages Rare Books (ABAA)]
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        1900 ALPHABETS OF THE WORLD - A HANDWRITTEN ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPT BOOK DETAILING ALPHABETS FROM ANCIENT THROUGH MODERN ERA BY THE FAMED UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO PROFESSOR, AUTHOR AND RENOWNED LINGUIST

      Chicago, Illinois IL 1900 - On offer is an absolutely remarkable handwritten manuscript work of tremendous depth, researched, written and compiled by John C.C. Clarke, A.M, titled "ALPHABETS OF THE WORLD." This book is his original unpublished manuscript and details the alphabets of the world from ancient times; Egyptian hieroglyphics, Egyptian hieratic, Egyptian Demotic, or Enchorial, Egyptian Comparative Tables, Coptic (Egyptian), Ancient Libyan, modern Libyan, Southern Arabic and so on. 479 pp but not all pages are full since Mr. Clarke left space between chapters and spare pages if he overwrote. The work is complete as per the author's handwritten notes. The author has signed the last page stating it is wholly executed and listing the sections of the book for which he claims originality. Scholars and historians of world languages will find this work priceless for its remarkable detail and depth. An added bonus is a wealth of ephemera being newspaper articles about the author and his work. As mentioned the author states "This book, on this date is wholly executed .Sep 21, 1900" as if in preparation for publishing [though it never was]. On the last page Mr. Clark provides a concise biography: he was born in Providence R.I. in 1833. He was a Phi Beta Kappa and got his A.B. and M.A. from the University of Rochester (1859, and 1866). He earned his doctorate in 1894 from Bellevue College of the University of Omaha. He was a professor at the University of Chicago from 1865 to 1867. He was a Professor of Greek, Modern Languages and Hebrew at various colleges - see photo. He was a pastor in Yonkers, NY, also Chicago and Cincinnati. He wrote three books - The Origin and Varieties of the Semitic Alphabet (Chicago, 1884, 20 pages of plates); Man and his Divine Father (Chicago 1900) and Revelation Rediscovered (Chicago 1905). There are many citations throughout this work which provide a valuable bibliography and footnotes. This large leather gilt edged and titled book is in MINT condition as it has been stored in cloth and boxed for nearly 110 years. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: M Benjamin Katz FineBooksRareManuscripts]
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        Masterpieces of George Sand, Amandine Lucille Aurore Dupin, Baroness Dudeva nt. 20 volumes in original boxes

      George Barrie & Son, Philadelphia, 1900, - SAND, George. The Masterpieces of George Sand, Amandine Lucille Aurore Dupin, Baroness Dudevant. Now for the First Time Completely Translated into English. [In Twenty Volumes]. Philadelphia : Printed Only for Subscribers by George Barrie & Son, (1900). Pp 329; 363; 371; 421; 327; 343; 371; 409; 329; 307; 337; 309; 291; 323; 293; 319; 331; 337; 385; 273. Illustrated with 6 to 10 phtogravure plates per volume (most have six). 8vo, bound in vellum paper with printed paper labels to spines, in the 10 original labelled boxes (2 volumes per box). The Japan Vellum Library Edition. No.587 of 1000 copies. Light foxing to edges and some covers, small brown stain affecting first three leaves and inside front cover of Vol.3, paper spine label to Vol.15 detached but present, else a very good set in rubbed, slightly soiled original printed boxes (one box torn at corner). the set for 2,500.00

      [Bookseller: John W. Doull, Bookseller (A.B.A.C.)]
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        Étude de la plante. Son application aux industries d'art. Pochoir, papier peint, étoffes, céramique, marqueterie, tapis, ferronnerie, reliure, dentelles, broderies, vitrail, mosaïque, bijouterie, bronze, orfèvrerie

      Libr. Centrale des Beaux-Arts, Paris 1900 - Gran folio, 323 p. todas ilustradas a todo color. Buen papel. Tela editorial, algo deslucida, lomo y plano decorado. Espléndida publicación Art Nouveau sobre plantas y la aplicación de motivos florales en las artes decorativas, especialmente en papel pintado, alfombras, cerámica, marquetería, tapices, encuadernación, bordados, vidriería, mosaicos, orfebrería, bronces, etc. Soberbios dibujos a todo color con bellos motivos ornamentales producidos por el modernismo francés o Art Nouveau. Artes decorativas. Botánica. Modernismo. Cerámica. Decorative arts. Botany. Modernism. Ceramics.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Anticuaria Studio]
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        ETUDE DE LA PLANTE. Son application aux industries d'art. Pochoir, papier peint, étoffes, céramique, marqueterie, tapis, ferronnerie, reliure, dentelles, broderies, vitrail, mosaïque, bijouterie, bronze, orfèvrerie.

      - Paris, Libr. Centrale des Beaux-Arts, 1900, 29x36, 323 págs. todas ilustradas con dibujos "art nouveau" en color, algunos de ellos en "pochoir", en el texto. Buen papel. Tela editorial verde impresa con decoraciones "art nouveau" en blanco. Pequeñas manchas de humedad en cortes. Mágnifica publicación Art Nouveau sobre plantas y la aplicación de motivos florales en las artes decorativas, especialmente en papel pintado, alfombras, cerámica, marquetería, tapices, encuadernación, bordados, vidriería, mosaicos, orfebrería, bronces, etc. Soberbios dibujos a todo color con bellos motivos ornamentales producidos por el modernismo francés o Art Nouveau. (39566).

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        THE BENDING OF THE BOUGH: A Comedy in Five Acts

      London: T. Fisher Unwin 1900 - First edition. Very good no DW. Attractive Cuala press bookplate This is Robinson's own bookplate made by the Yeats sisters at the Cuala Press. Light shelfwear, and slight tanning to the spine, else very good plus in blue cloth with gilt titles, Edward Martyn's play THE TALE OF A TOWN, which was to be part of the second season of the Irish Literary Theatre, was rejected because W.B. Yeats felt the play was crude, so Martyn turned it over to his distant cousin Moore to rewrite. From the library of Lennox Robinson. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE COMPLETE ANGLER OF IZAAK WALTON AND CHARLES COTTON, BEING A CHRONOLOGICALLY ARRANGED LIST OF THE SEVERAL EDITIONS AND REPRINTS, FROM THE FIRST EDITION MDCLIII UNTIL THE YEAR MCM.|A

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons / DeVinne Press, 1900. half vellum with brown paper covered boards, stamped in gilt. Angling. small 4to., half vellum with brown paper covered boards, stamped in gilt. (vi), 204, (4) pages. First edition, limited to 120 numbered copies. . (Besterman 6481; Coigney 384). Annotated descriptions of 140 editions with 86 of the title pages reproduced. The engraved title page and ornaments were executed by E.D. French. The engraved frontispiece was executed by Thos. Johnson and is signed in pencil. Light rubbing of binding and age darkening of vellum spine. Bookplate of George Watson Cole on front pastedown. Clipped newspaper article on an exhibition of Waltoniana on verso of back free endpaper (which has stained the facing back pastedown. Bookplate removed from back pastedown. Very scarce book.

      [Bookseller: Oak Knoll Books/Oak Knoll Press]
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        1900-1959 Group of Materials Illustrating the Creative Life of William Steeple Davis, Orient Long Island New York Fine Artist Including Original Sketches, a Typed Manuscript of a Nautical Book, Art & Photography Exhibition Catalogs & Articles.

      Various, Orient, Long Island New York 1900 - Collection includes: a pencil sketch titled Revolution Cottage Orient, approx. 6" x 6" (on 6" x 9" sheet) and on another fold of the same sheet, 6" x 9" are three more sketches - another Orient home on the shoreline, a small sailboat and an interior view with lamp - paper darkened, old burn-spot at edge of 'lamp' sketch, edge-chipped a bit, sketches good and with good detail; with another sketch of a stylized butterfly corner-ornament, perhaps for an illustration - done in colored crayons on a 5" x 7 3/4" sheet, the art about 3" x 3" - on the back of this is a tracing of the butterfly in pencil and above that a sketch of a sailing boat pictured in a seashell-cornered frame - sailing vessels being one of Davis' favorite subjects - this sheet with a couple of closed tears and darkened a bit, artwork good; (these are not signed); (with) a (32) page double-space typed manuscript with corrections in Davis' hand for a book by him "Tentative Title: From Many Ports" - that surveys the history of ships and commerce, especially American sailing boats, with corrections in his hand throughout. In good condition, light wear, with old paper-clip rustmarks at top of sheets and with an index card written in his hand stating that ".Book idea specimen Mss. & 7 sheets of drawings sent Little, Brown Apr 1/35 Ret." (drawings not part of this ms.) with the first class mailing envelope from Little Brown that held the ms. papers - Davis ".had a great enthusiasm for sailing vessels and made a careful study of their structures and the details of their sails and riggings." (quote from a Oysterponds Hist. Soc. exhibit notice of his works - with a copy of this notice here as well) - as far as we can determine, this book was not published; (with) a copy of the French arts review magazine 'Revue Du Vrai Et Du Beau' of Paris, issue of December 10, 1924 with a typed translation of an article about Davis, with corrections in his hand, that his found within a larger piece on "The Exhibition at Newport" by Count Chabrier and the article illustrates 2 paintings by W.S.D. - the translation is 2 typed pages, both magazine & trans. in good condition; (with) Art Exhibition catalogues in every one of which are found one or more works by William Steeple Davis, among artistic endeavors of many other prominent artists of the time: 1914 Second Annual art Exhibition Benefit Eastern Long Island Hospital Greenport L.I. ([4] sides, W. Cole Brigham, Sarah L. Craven, Whitney M. Hubbard, Edith & Henry Prellwitz, Julia M. Wickham, Gladys & Irving Wiles, more) some chipping and soil, good; 1926 Montclair At Museum ([4] sides, single artist exhibit for Davis, with a large list of works, oil, watercolor, etching, block prints); 1926 Brooklyn Society of Artists Tenth Annual Exhibition ([8] pages, at Pratt Institute Brooklyn, Edna Thurber, W.E. Spader, Sara Hess, Leon Davo, Will J. Quinlan, Louise Mansfield, Katharine Lovell, Isabel Moore Kimball, with list of Society members); 1927 Canadian National Exhibition Fine, Graphic & Applied Arts & Salon of Photography ([140] pages, black and white illustrated throughout, hundreds of artists & works listed, Anna Airy, Reginald Brundrit, Gordon Coutts, Lady Scott Young, Louis Jourdan, F.S. Coburn, Amy C. Despard, Fred Haines, Charles Jefferys, Marion Long, Charles Comfort, W. Maltman, Tod Lendenmouth, Stanley Turner, Tankai Suzuki, J. Sudek, Edward Mudge, Laboratorio di Resinotipia, Frank Drtikol, an excellent, detailed catalog); 1928 Brooklyn Soc. of Artist at Pratt, ([6] panels, Eugene F. Cole, Sanilslav Rembski, Fred Cuming, Eugene Jones, Louis J. Urich, Frances Keffer, Alta West Salisbury, Bessie Eisenberg, Alexander Zeitlin, more); 1929 Eighth Annual Exhibition of Etchings Lithographs Block Prints The Art Alliance Philadelphia ([8] panels, Charles H. Woodbury, John Taylor Arms, Lee Sturges, Gordon Grant, Richard E. Bishop, Margaeret J. Patterson, Wuanita Smith, Frances H. Gearhart, Beatrice S. & William Auerbach-Levy, G. A. Mock, Marylka [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Waverley Novels: 24 volumes

      The John C. Winston Co. & Henry T. Coates & Co., Philadelphia 1900 - 12mo - over 6æ" - 7æ" tall. Circa 1900. Twelve volumes published by John C. Winston Co. and twelve volumes published by Henry T. Coates & Co. of Philadelphia. Half-leather with extensive, gold floriated spines. T.e.g. Volumes are in very good to fine condition (just three have slight edgewear to head of spine). Beautiful red leather with stunning marble boards. Deluxe edition.

      [Bookseller: Cellar Stories Bookstore]
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        Savrola (A Tale of the Revolution in Laurania)

      Longman?s Green & Co., New York, 1900, 1st edition - Churchill?s only book length novel, written in 1899, published in 1900. The American edition was published prior to the English. Bound in dark blue cloth, gilt on cover and spine. 345 pages plus Longmans New York catalogue at rear. An especially fine bright copy, cloth very clean and unrubbed, page edges even and unspotted, a little dusty on the top edges. Half title has owner inscription from a collector who was at the 1946 Churchill dinner at the Waldorf-Astoria. (ask about details) Held in a collection the past 20 years, having paid $1700.00 back then. (ICS A3a) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: The Churchill Book Specialist]
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        Savrola. A Tale of the Revolution in Laurania.

      London, Longmans, Green & Co., 1900 - Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to spine and upper board gilt. Light foxing to fore edges and preliminaries, edges and corners rubbed, light stain to spine. First UK Edition, First Impression. 1500 copies printed. Scarce in the original cloth binding. This novel represents the author's only attempt at full-length fiction. The UK edition was delayed by serialisation of the story in a magazine, so the US issue was actually published first. Woods A3(b) [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Remington Writes About Duplicating Artwork

      1900 - Frederic Remington (1861-1909) was an American painter, sculptor, and illustrator. He is best known for his depictions of the American West, and especially for images of cowboys, Native Americans, and the U.S. Cavalry. This Nov. 24, 1900 autographed letter signed, addressed to Harper Brothers, has fantastic content. It reads: "Gentlemen -- In re-- Mr. Hays desire for a replica of the 9th infantry picture -- while it is very flattering to me -- I cannot undertake it. As you know it is dead against the ethics of the profession to duplicate pictures and would be an injustice to the owner of the present work. Again I doubt my ability to reproduce it with accuracy. I am yours truly Frederic Remington" The work he is referring to here is the painting "9th U.S. Infantry Entering Peking, August 15, 1900." It is currently owned by the Art Institute of Chicago. The letter is written on a 8" x 9 3/4" full sheet of Remington's stationery (his New Rochelle address is embossed in blue), folded in half. It is docketed on the verso "Harper & Brothers Nov 26 9:25 am 1900" Some light smudges, expected creases from mailing, four small glue spots on the verso (no paper loss). Generally excellent condition. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Dennis Holzman Antiques]
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        SAVROLA: A Tale of the Revolution in Laurania

      London Longmans, Green and Co 1900 - First edition published in England, early impression. 8vo, dark green cloth lettered in gilt. 345, ads. A very nice copy, fresh and bright with some foxing as usual. One of only 1500 copies of the second issue (the first issue was also 1500 copies), published within days of the first issue, and in the same format. A very scarce book in this condition, especially in the original cloth. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Buddenbrooks, Inc. ABAA]
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        LOUIS XV ET MARIE LECZINSKA.

      Paris 1900 - (33 x 26 cms.). 189 págs. + 50 grabados al acero y al cobre. Encuadernación lujosa del taller de FRANZ en holandesa con puntas, hierros dorados y nervios en el lomo. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Géographie pittoresque et monumentale de la France.

      E. Flammarion, Paris 1900 - BROSSARD Ch.Géographie pittoresque et monumentale de la France.E. Flammarion. Paris. 1900 / 1903.5 volumes fort in-8 ( 28 / 19 cm ) demi chagrin noir à coins. Dos à 5 nerfs ornés d'un filet perlé doré. Titre et tomaison dorés. Fleurons dorés entre-nerfs. Tome I. 646 pages.Pagination complètement anarchique. Complet mais les cahiers on été reliées de façon non suivie. ( pour le tome I ).La France du Nord.160 Gravures en couleurs et 348 en noir avec 13 Cartes départementales.Tome II. 648 pages.La France de l'Ouest. Ouvrage honoré d'une souscription du Ministère de l'Instruction publique et des Beaux-Arts.Contenant 160 Gravures en couleurs et 341 en noir avec 15 Cartes départementales. Tome III. 648 pages.La France de l'Est.Ouvrage honoré d'une souscription du Ministère de l'Instruction publique et des Beaux-Arts de la Ville de Paris.Contenant 160 Gravures en Couleurs et 339 en noir avec 17 Cartes départementales et 1 du Territoire de Belfort. Tome IV. 648 pages.La France du Sud-Ouest.Contenant 160 Gravures en couleurs et 353 en noir avec 17 Cartes départementale. Tome V. 648 pages.La France du Sud-Est.160 Gravures en couleurs et 342 en noir avec 24 Cartes départementales. Géographie

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        The Complete Works of William Shakespeare

      Collins, UK 1900 - New Edition Circa 1900. Undated. The Bijou Shakespeare. Six volumes boxed set. Approx 14 illustrations per volume. India paper. Full calf leather with elaborate tooling to spine and boards. Marbled endpapers. Top Quality set. In matching leather bound wood and leather box. Books are near fine and in wonderful bright condition. Contents excellent. The box is very good++ with slight edge rubbing. PLEASE DOUBLE CLICK ON THE PICTURE TO ENLARGE. Digital images available upon request.Ref 6649 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Le Portugal vinicole. O Portugal vinicola. Recherches sur l'ampélographie et la valeur oenologique des principaux cépages du Portugal.

      Impr. Nationale, Lisbonne, 1900. - 375 X 540 mm. relié demi-toile écrue à coins, pièce de titre rouge au dos, couverture cnservée (rel. récente). XLVIII-483 pp. Texte en portugais et en français. Edition originale d'une grande rareté. Illustré de 10 chromolithographies hors texte de Roque Gameiro, de 75 planches en noir et de 2 cartes en couleurs. "Après un coup d'oeil général sur la situation vinicole du Portugal, une notice historique et un examen des ouvrages parus sur le sujet, l'auteur analyse le vignoble région par région, avec la description des divers cépages, soit 12 régions et près de 100 cépages." (Oberlé, Bacchus, 1001). Minimes rousseurs dans quelques marges, petit mouillure dans les marges de tête de de queue d'une planche en couleurs, mouillures claires en fin de volume touchant plus particulièrement 3 planches en noir-blanc. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Serge Paratte, Livres anciens & modernes]
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        Charles Dickens’s Works [Edition des Bibliophiles]

      London: Merrill & Baker, 1900. - Edition des Bibliophiles One of Only Twenty-Six CopiesDICKENS, Charles. Charles Dickens’s Works. Edited by Richard Garnett. Most Unusually and Elaborately Illustrated. London: Merrill & Baker, [1900].Edition des Bibliophiles. Limited to twenty-six lettered and registered copies (this copy being Letter "H," Printed for Sadie Belle Lufkin). Thirty-two octavo volumes (8 15/16 x 6 inches; 227 x 154 mm.). Elaborately illustrated with frontispieces and plates, including photogravures, etchings, photo-etchings, from the original illustrations by Frederick Barnard, Hablot K. Browne ("Phiz"), George Cattermole, George Cruikshank, Dalziel, F.O.C. Darley, Luke Fildes, John Gilbert, Edwin Landseer, John Leech, Daniel Maclise, J. Mahoney, F.W. Pailthorpe, Robert Seymour, Stanfield, F. Stone, Marcus Stone, and others, including fifty original watercolor drawings ("Aquarelles") by "Kyd" (Joseph Clayton Clarke) of Dickens’s characters. Descriptive tissue guards.Contemporary blue crushed levant morocco. Covers decoratively tooled in gilt in a floral design within a gilt single fillet border, spines decoratively tooled and lettered in gilt in compartments with five raised bands, gilt-dotted board edges, turn-ins decoratively tooled in gilt within an outer border of a gilt-dotted rule and two gilt fillets, red calf doublures, red watered silk liners, top edge gilt, others uncut. Partially unopened. Although the spines are uniformly faded to green and a few leaves are poorly opened, this set is in a spectacular binding.

      [Bookseller: David Brass Rare Books, Inc.]
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        THE BOOK OF THE THOUSAND NIGHTS AND A NIGHT. A plain and literal translation of the Arabian Nights entertainments.

      Privately printed by the Burton Club. circa 1900. - LIMITED EDITION. Number 900 of 1000 sets. 17 8vo volumes. Finely bound in recent half dark green morocco. Spines with light green and red labels, gilt. Spine compartments decorated and ruled in gilt. Green cloth on boards. Top edges gilt. A lovely set of this classic work. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Paul Foster. - ABA & PBFA Member.]
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        Arabian Nights. A Plain and Literal translation of the Arabian Nights Entertainments, Now Entituled the Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night (17 volumes)

      The Burton Club, London - n.d. (c. 1900). 17 volume set, including the Supplemental Nights. With Introduction explanatory notes on the manners and customs of Moslem men and a terminal essay upon the history of The Nights. Hand-numbered 67 of a limited edition fo 1000. Red cloth with red morocco spine and marbled endpapers, b&w plates with tuissue guards throughout. A fine set.

      [Bookseller: Henry Pordes Books Ltd]
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        A plain and literal translation of the Arabian Nights Entertainments. Now entitled The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night, with explanatory notes on the manners and customs of Moslem Men and a terminal essay upon the History of the Nights.

      [London:] Burton Club, [c. 1900] - 17 volumes, octavo. Finely bound in recent half navy blue oasis, with red leather lettering labels, gilt devices between each raised band, marbled sides, top edge gilt with other edges unncut. Very fine, clean copy. Frontispiece and illustrations throughout the set. The Luristan edition. Printed by The Burton Club for subscribers only. Limited to 1,000 sets of which this is number 613.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        THE BOOK OF THE THOUSAND NIGHTS AND A NIGHT By RICHARD F. BURTON Limited MECCA EDITION

      PRINTED BY THE BURTON CLUB FOR PRIVATE SUBSCRIBERS ONLY, NY 1900 - TITLE: THE BOOK OF THE THOUSAND NIGHTS AND A NIGHT By RICHARD F. BURTON Limited MECCA EDITION AUTHOR: RICHARD F. BURTON PUBLISHER - (LOCATION) / COPYRIGHT: PRINTED BY THE BURTON CLUB FOR PRIVATE SUBSCRIBERS ONLY, ca. 1900 EDITION: First Edition assumed for The Burton Club limited edition being the MECCA EDITION CATEGORY: Adventure, Limited, Rare BINDING/COVER: Hardbacks without dust jacket COLOR: RUST CONDITION: There are 17 volumes. Overall the books are in good minus condition; the edges of the boards have dry speckled or freckled like spots all about. A few of the volumes have shelf snags to the upper area of the spine (see photo). The spines of a few volumes have a used dark look about them. All the volume have a private bookplate of 'Oscar Albert Trorlicht' glued to the front inside boards. Books are without marks or writings, pages are clean and books are tight and sturdy. All the pages are present in the books. SIZE: 6 ½ x 10 (approximately) PAGES: pages. 17 volumes present. Good-/None dust jacket condition as issued. BACKGROUND/DESCRIPTION: PLAIN AND LITERAL TRANSLATION OF THE ARABIAN NIGHTS ENTERTAINMENTS. NOW ENTITULED. WITH INTRODUCTION EXPLANATORY NOTES ON THE MANNERS AND CUSTOMS OF MOSLEM MEN AND A TERMINAL ESSAY UPON THE HISTORY OF THE NIGHTS. MECCA EDITION - This edition, issued by The Burton Club, is limited to one thousand sets, of which this is Number 738. Vols. 11-17 are THE SUPPLEMENTAL NIGHTS. COMPETITIVE PRICING! Once paid, book(s) will ship immediately to customer (it's on the way), you are welcomed to email about shipment date! THIS BOOK(S) MAY BE TOO LARGE, HEAVY AND COSTLY TO SHIP INTERNATIONALLY (will not fit in the USPS international flat rate envelope, exceptions for Canada and Mexico)!!! REFUNDS: All ViewFair books, prints, and manuscript items are 100% refundable up to 14 business days after item is received. InvCodePrc 3200 E H V VIEWFAIR BOOKS: 007897 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night a Plain and Literal Translation of the Arabian Nights Entertainments 10 Volume Set Plus Supplemental Nights with Notes Anthropological and Explanatory 6 Volumes (16 Volumes Complete - Baroda Edition - WITH Dust Jackets)

      The Burton Club Undated, c. 1900 - Baroda Edition: #350 of 950 limited edition. Hardback. Dark blue cloth. 16 Volume Set, Baroda Edition Excellent condition. Very good dust jackets. A beautiful collectible set. Very rare with the dust jackets. All volumes in excellent condition with very good dust jackets. Top edge gilt. ISBN: [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Harvest Book Company LLC]
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        A Plain and Literal Translation of the Arabian Nights Entertainments, Now Entitled The Book of the Thousand Nights and A Night With Introduction Explanatory Notes On the Manners and Customs of Moslem Men and A Terminal Essay Upon The History of The Nights With Supplemental Nights to The Book of the Thousand Nights and A Night With Notes Anthropological and Explanatory

      Burton Society of Denver, Colorado, Denver, Colorado 1900 - Facsimile of the original edition. Ten volumes plus six volumes of the Supplemental Nights. Three quarter red leather with red cloth covered boards, five raised bands, top edge gilt, marbled endpapers. Number 791 of 1000 sets in this edition. Illustrations by Stanley L. Wood. Overall a very good set with moderate wear and scuffing at the extremities and occasional scratches, and the spines of Volumes II and III of The Nights have some repair to the binding. An attractive and profusely illustrated set of the best known translation of possibly the most entertaining story cycle in the history of world literature. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

      Geo M. Hill Co, Chicago, Ilinois 1900 - Author: L. (Lyman) Frank Baum Green, Hanff, Bibliographia Oziana pages 23-25. Jacob Blanck Peter Parley to Penrod pages 112 & 113. Large 8vo., green cloth, stamped in red and green. 261 pages. This mixed-state, mostly variant "C" First Edition of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz has been restored, & two peices of the book were missing, making exact identification difficult: the 1st page is out, so it can't be determined if the advertisement opposite the title page has the border around it. The lower right portion at the foot of the spine was also missing, so the "Co." in Geo. M. Hill Co. is also missing. However, the type is red & serifed as per Green, Hanff variant "C", Blanck state "Y". The losses to the spine have been carefully filled in to provide a perfect match to the adjacent material. Copyright page has the press-printed copyright notice. Page 14 reads ' Low Wail'. Page 81, fourth line from the bottom spells 'pieces' correctly. Page 227 first line spelled: 'While the woodman'. The colophon at the rear of the book is 13 lines, all in black. The dark-blue blots are not present on the moon on the plate facing page 34, and the red shading is not present on the plate facing page 92. All 24 color plates by W.W. Denslow are are present. The book has undergone a full restoration by : Scott K. Kellar Bookbinding and Restoration, Chicago,Illinois. The book has been expertly re sewn, reinforced and restored using archival materials (such as the spine restoration mentioned above). Scott also created an archival custom-made clamshell box with leather spine label for additional protection. I will be glad to provide additional photographs or answer any questions about this book. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: King Bee Books]
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        Wonderful Wizard of Oz. With Pictures by W.W. Denslow. First State of the First Edition.

      George M. Hill Co.,, Chicago / New York, 1900, - BAUM, L. Frank. The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. With Pictures by W.W. Denslow.[Chicago / New York : Geo. M. Hill Co., 1900]. First State of the First Edition. Pp [3]-[261,(1),+ 15 (of 24) full-page colour plates. Text Illustrations. 8vo, illustrated pale green cloth, stamped in red and green. First state points : page 14 line 1 begins "low wail on"; on plate opposite page 34the moon has two dots; page 81 fourth line from bottom has "peices"; page 227 line 1 begins "While Tin Woodman"; colophon on rear pastedown in 11 lines with the initial letter in red and enclosed in a box; in B binding with publisher printed in red and with the O outside the C at foot of spine; however, lacking plate opp. p. 92 (and thus first state point cannot be verified – red shading on horizon) and lacking first leaf (and thus first state point cannot be verified – box around ads on page 2). The 15 of 24 plates present (and condition) are : opp. p. 14 "She caught Toto by the ear." (detached, edge chipped and short tear not affecting plate); opp. p. 20 "I am theWitch of the North." (very good); opp. p. 34 "You must be a great sorceress." (very good); opp. p. 36 "Dorothy gazed thoughtfully at the Scarecrow." (very good); opp. p. 66 "You ought to be ashamed of yourself!" (very good);opp. p. 102 "Permit me to introduce to you her Majesty, the Queen." (smudgeaffecting plate); opp. p. 112 "The Lion ate some of the porridge." (tear along gutter not affecting plate); opp. p. 126 "The Eyes looked at her thoughtfully." (small smudge not affecting plate); opp. p. 138 "The Soldier withthe green whiskers led them through the streets." (tears along gutter notaffecting plate); opp. p. 150 "The Monkeys wound many coils about his body." (tears along gutter not affecting plate); opp. p. 160 "The Tinsmiths worked for three days and four nights." (detached); opp. p. 170 "The Monkeys caught Dorothy in their arms and flew away with her." (detached, tear to fore-edge affecting plate); opp. p. 212 "The Scarecrow sat on the big throne."(tears along gutter not affecting plate); opp. p. 246 "The Head shot forward and struck the Scarecrow." (vertical crease); opp. p. 254 "You must giveme the Golden Cap." (tears along gutter not affecting plate). Lacking 9 ofthe 24 colour plates, text block detached from casing, hinges broken, spinecloth torn and spine ends chipped, heavy wear and smudging to cloth, lacking first leaf and bottom 2.5 inches of title page (and thus cannot verify publisher's information), brown stain to bottom margin of pp. 96-103, tearsand chipping along fore-edge of pp 113-114, tear along bottom edge of pp 251-252, numerous leaves loose, a poor, defective copy with complete text. The foundation for a restoration. As is. Net price. 4,500.00 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: John W. Doull, Bookseller (A.B.A.C.)]
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        BIOGRAFIE DI PERSONAGGI ITALIANI DEL '900 (Storia e cultura), Collana La Nuova Italia "LA VITA SOCIALE "completa di tutto il pubblicato - 42 volumi in ottime condizioni, Torino, U.T.E.T., 1900

      - formato di ogni volume cm. 16 x 24, pagine 600-1000. In condizioni ottime ognuno con propria sovracoperta. Si tratta di una raccolta che arricchir? qualsiasi biblioteca e potr? anche essere utilizzata per impostarne una nuova (regalo a nipoti ?). Gli autori di queste biografie sono tra i massimi esperti del personaggio scelto e ognuna è ricca di fotografie e documentazioni. L'elenco dei 42 personaggi, protagonisti del '900 italiano, (spaziano tra arte, spettacolo, storia, letteratura) è significativo : Croce, Olivetti, Boldini, De Amicis, Pirandello, Verga, De Sanctis, Gramsci, Serao, Mancini, Bertini, Mussolini, Crispi, Ricasoli, Fogazzaro, Salvemini, Vittorio Emanuele III, Verdi, Giolitti, Agnelli, Albertini, Badoglio, Lombroso, Marconi, Cavallotti, Treves, Sturzo, Puccini, Svevo, Visconti, D'Annunzio, Valletta, Nitti, Balbo, Einaudi, Turati, Nenni, Rossellini, Perrone, Toscanini, Mondadori, Togliatti. La collezione, comprensibilmente NON DIVISIBILE, viene offerta a

      [Bookseller: Ferraguti service s.a.s. - Rivisteria]
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        LOUISE Roman Musical en Quatre Actes et Cinq Tableaux.

      Paris: M. M. Heugel et Cie Au Menestrel. c 1900 - First edition. INSCRIBED PRESENTATION COPY. Piano and Vocal Score. Bound in three quarter purple leather over marbled boards. Gilt titles to the spine. Minor rubbing to the binding extremities otherwise a fine copy. Publisher’s presentation copy (stamped as such). INSCRIBED BY THE COMPOSER in black ink to the reverse of the half title [translated] "To Mademoiselle Blanche Marot, My first Louise in concert, in grateful recognition, Gustave Charpentier." A superb association. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        LEONARDO BISTOLFI

      Editrice Bestetti e Tumminelli, Milano 1900 - Gran folio, (40x31), frontis con grabado, 1 retrato del artista con su firma autógrafa, 1 hoja a dos tintas, 50 láminas en gran papel. Media piel con puntas, bellas cenefas doradas en planos, lomo con nervios todo cuajado con bellos adornos dorados formando delicados ramajes. Los tres cortes dorados. Ex-ibris. Magnífico ejemplar. Gran ejemplar que reproduce en cincuenta espléndidas láminas impresas con gran calidad sobre papel de grosor especial, las imágenes de esculturas, monumentos, relieves y medallas del gran artista italiano, así como dibujos preparatorios para sus obras escultóricas. Página inicial con un texto anónimo referida al glorioso escultor. Arte italiano. Escultura italiana. Italian art. Italian sculpture.

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        The Antarctic Regions

      Swann Sonnenscheim & Co., Limited / MacMillan Company, London & New York - 1900, 1st edition in English. () Very good. xii,292pp. Octavo in original decorated maroon cloth, spine slightly darkened, with plates (including frontispiece), illustrations in text from photos and folding colored map. Bernachi's copy with margin notes in pencil, in his hand. From the libray of F. Wilfred White. Spence 485. The first edition in English, reissued in 1904. L. Bernachi's Copy [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Sir Walter Scott: The Waverley Novels 25 Volumes. Library Edition. Containg 185 steel engravings. Inhalte / Contents: Vol. 1: Waverley or Tis Sixty Years Since; Vol. 2: Guy Mannering or The Astrologer; Vol. 3: The Antiquary; Vol. 4: Rob Roy; Vol. 5: Old Mortality; Vol. 6: The Black Dwarf / A Legend of Montrose; Vol. 7: The Heart of Midlothian; Vol 8: The Bride of Lammermoor; Vol. 9: Ivanhoe; Vol. 10: The Monastery; Vol. 10: The Abbot; Vol. 11: Kenilworth; Vol. 12: The Pirate; Vol. 14: The Fortunes of Nigel; Vol. 15: Peveril of the Peak; Vol. 16: Quentin Durward; Vol. 17: St. Ronan`s Well; Vol. 18: Redgauntlet; Vol. 19: The Betrothed / Chronicles of the Canongate; Vol. 20: The Talisman / Chronicles of the Canongate; Vol. 21: Woodstock; Vol.

      Londen, London and Charles Black 1900.,, - Gr. 8° (ca. 23 x 16 cm). Bordeauxfarbener Maroquin Ganzledereinband. Über 5 Bünden mit verg. Fileteneinfassung, vergoldete Innenkantenbordüre und Kopfgoldschnitte; sign. Meistereinband von Zaehnsdorf. Londen, London and Charles Black 1900. Gr. 8° (ca. 23 x 16 cm). Bordeauxfarbener Maroquin Ganzledereinband. Über 5 Bünden mit verg. Fileteneinfassung, vergoldete Innenkantenbordüre und Kopfgoldschnitte; sign. Meistereinband von Zaehnsdorf. Exceptionally bright and well preserved antique edition. Illustrated with 185 steel engravings. Full red morocco leather bindings by Zaehnsdorf. Signed and dated by the binder, 1900. Five raised bands, top edge gilt. Spine compartments and boards elaborately gilt tooled. Some very minor wear to boards at extremities, else Near Fine. Impressive edition of these seminal writings, bound by one of Europe`s eminent firms during its most desirable period of production. Uncut edges and 24 Volumes unopened! Zustand: unbeschnitten u. 24 Bänden noch unaufgeschnitten. Ecken u. Buchrücken minimal bestoßen, ein sehr gut erhaltenes Exemplar. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 35550

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