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        YUKON GOLD RUSH - ALs from Taylor to C. M. Lockwood, Salem, OR. July 9, 1900.

      Nome, AK: 1900 - Taylor left Oregon for Nome to establish a Post office. from Enroute [Vol 7, Issue 3], Nancy Pope tells us: "On June 21, 1900, John P. Clum, Alaska Territorial postal inspector, appointed Fred Lockley, Jr. and Ben Taylor as postal clerks in Nome, a city that had barely existed the year before." In this letter, less than a month after being appointed to this service, Taylor describes this wild gold-fever environment to his Salem colleague: Saloons are thick. One place has 15 in one row all side by side they run open as a grocery store at home and are full of every gambling game you can think of. Women go in just the same as men just like saloons at fair time. Every one has music of some kind. Some have dance halls. You dance with a girl then they take her up to the bar and treat costs 50 cents and that is the way it goes on that line. To try to describe it proper would be impossible. Ever since I been here you could count 50 ships in the harbor any day and they are coming and going every day. When we landed on the beach there was the worst jam you ever saw. Freight piled 10 feet high as far as you can see millions of dollars laying on the beach in everything you can think of, and everyone trying to get their stuff first, and only 4 or 5 feet from the water and that space filled with wagons and dog teams, men with carts and any old thing you could ask for. I wish you could see the power plants on the beach they are stretched out for miles up and down the beach. Steam, gasoline, coal, oil, windmills etcÉ.I wish you could see them and all the different kinds of machines for saving gold. Everyone has a different idea. And talk about your boat building, the people are making thousands of them to go to the different streams prospecting and mining. Tents on the beach are as thick as they can stick for 20 miles most all camped on the sand from 20 to 60 feet from the water.This town is a mushroom town, sprang from 5 thousand to 30000 in a week or two, such a jam on the street you can hardly push yourself along sometimes. The streets is so narrow in some places I can step across the street from side walk to side walk in two steps hardly as wide as out alleys at home. I have seen one team block the whole street. A drunk man can lay down on the side walk or in the street and sleep all day people walk around him and never bother him atall. ÉI could write for a week if I had the time to spare but will tell you all when I get homeÉ.I am making from 5 to 7 dollars a day now working in the Post Office. Am going mining in a few daysÉ.A wonderful first-hand account of life in Nome, during the heyday of the Yukon Gold Rush. "Received / Jul 23 1900 / C. M. Lockwood" red stamp to top of ALs p. 1. ALs & envelope with 'pin' holes to top left, otherwise, both in VG condition. Sheet size: 8-3/4" x 6". 4 filled sheets of lined paper [25 lines per page], with the first three with penciled text written recto only. The 4th also with 7 lines written on verso, Taylor's signature underneath. Letter accompanied by addressed & stamped envelope, postmarked. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Schlichter chinesischer Bronzetopf mit goldenen Einsprengseln und angebrachtem Relief.

      . Der Bronzekrug auf 3 kleinen Füßen stehend sowie mit 2 seitlichen Henkeln und angebrachtem Zierrelief auf der Wand, unten mit Siegelmarke. Gesamthöhe 14 cm, Gesamtbreite 19 cm ( einschlißelich der Henkel ), Durchmesser des Kruges selbst 13 cm. Die Bronze mit goldenen Einsprengseln. Wohl chinesische Exportware um 1900. Gewicht des Kruges 1700 Gramm. Mit schöner Patina, von guter Erhaltung. ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available ).

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        VIDA GALANTE, LA. REVISTA SEMANAL ILUSTRADA

      Ramón Sopena, Barcelona/Madrid 1900 - 4º mayor, (27x18 cm), 6 vols., cada tomo incluye 50 números de publicación semanal, conteniendo un total de 800 a 900 págs., sin numerar por tomo, profusamente ilustrados, con fotografías y láminas, intercaladas en el texto, a toda página en negro y color. Cubiertas originales ilustradas con figuras femeninas en color. Media piel, nervios, hilos y florones dorados. Buen ejemplar. Años tercero a octavo (1900-1905) de esta revista literaria semanal, con relatos picantes y múltiples referencias a la vida teatral, cuyo caracter oscila entre la vida galante y un claro inicio de erotismo. Cada número muestra en la portada la fotografía en color de una artista de teatro o revista, o de motivos relacionados con la vida amorosa. La publicación se inició en Barcelona, en 1898, editada por Ramón Sopena; desde el número 91, de 29 de julio de 1900, eliminó el artículo "La", para denominarse "Vida Galante" a secas; a partir del número 100, de 30 de septiembre del año 1900, pasó a imprimirse en Madrid, con el mismo formato y presentación, a cargo de la "imprenta particular de Vida Galante". Fue dirigida por Eduardo Zamacois, y colaboraron en ella Luís Anton Olmet, Manuel Machado, Claudio Coello, José Francés, F. Gómez Carrillo, Francisco Navarrete, etc. En los grabados figuran las firmas de Bouguereau, Groegaert, Spiridon, Ferrier, Perrey y otros artistas, la gran mayoría extranjeros. Revistas españolas. Erotismo. Teatro. Literatura. Humor. Spanish magazines. Erotism. Theatre. Literature. Humour.

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        LORD JIM

      Blackwood , 1900. Blackwood , 1900. First edition. Original green cloth, titles to spine gilt, decoration to spine and upper board and titles to upper board in black. A very good copy indeed, cloth clean and bright, with some scattered foxing and very slightly cocked.

      [Bookseller: Jonkers Rare Books]
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        Der kleine Däumling. Ein schönes Märchen für die liebe Jugend mit sechs beweglichen Bildern.

      Ohne Ort, Verlag und Jahr (ca. 1900).. Ca. 30 x 23,5 cm. 14 nn. Seiten, mit 6 ganzseitigen chromolithographierten Bildern mit Ziehmechanik und Textillustrationen. Farbig illustrierter Original-Halbleinenband.. Seltenes Ziehbilderbuch mit intakter Mechanik. Ecken bestoßen, hinterer Deckel leicht fleckig, ein Bild mit hinterlegtem Einriß, Titel etwas fleckig, papierbedingt gebräunt. Insgesamt schönes Exemplar.

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        The Importance of Being Earnest - A Trivial Comedy for serious People, in Three Acts. [Price One Shilling and Sixpence Net]. First Edition / Original Acting Edition (Textbook).

      London/New York, Samuel French, [no date] c. 1900.. 12,5 x 18,5 cm. [6], 52, [2] pages (with notice of Acting rights on pastedown and 2 pages of advertised works, published by French, in the back). Original printed wrappers (Softcover). Spinestrip damaged with more than two thirds missing. Bookblock a little shaky. But front and rear wrappers in very good condition besides a smaller, closed tear to front wrapper. Minor signs of foxing only. Few marginal notes in the text and some underlining in ink. COPAC locates only 6 copies worldwide (and all of them falsely mention 1893 as issue date, which results from the mentioning of the date on the titlepage as "Copyright , October 1893". On the Character - page below the title it correctly reads: "Played for the first time at the St.James's Theatre, on Thursday, February 14th, 1895". Remarkably rare and desirable collector's item of Wilde's masterpiece. Stuart Mason - Bibliography of Oscar Wilde - No. 384 (page 431). Later impression of the First Edition of the so-called "Acting Edition", containing an unrevised text ! This one sown, not wired. Barely any of these Textbooks survived. [The Dramatic Works of Oscar Wilde].. The Importance of Being Earnest, A Trivial Comedy for Serious People is a play by Oscar Wilde. First performed on 14 February 1895 at the St James's Theatre in London, it is a farcical comedy in which the protagonists maintain fictitious personae in order to escape burdensome social obligations. Working within the social conventions of late Victorian London, the play's major themes are the triviality with which it treats institutions as serious as marriage, and the resulting satire of Victorian ways. Contemporary reviews all praised the play's humour, though some were cautious about its explicit lack of social messages, while others foresaw the modern consensus that it was the culmination of Wilde's artistic career so far. Its high farce and witty dialogue have helped make The Importance of Being Earnest Wilde's most enduringly popular play. The successful opening night marked the climax of Wilde's career but also heralded his downfall. The Marquess of Queensberry, whose son Lord Alfred Douglas was Wilde's lover, planned to present the writer with a bouquet of rotten vegetables and disrupt the show. Wilde was tipped off and Queensberry was refused admission. Soon afterwards their feud came to a climax in court, where Wilde's homosexual double life was revealed to the Victorian public and he was eventually sentenced to imprisonment. His notoriety caused the play, despite its early success, to be closed after 86 performances. After his release, he published the play from exile in Paris, but he wrote no further comic or dramatic work. After the success of Wilde's plays Lady Windermere's Fan and A Woman of No Importance, Wilde's producers urged him to write further plays. In July 1894 he mooted his idea for The Importance of Being Earnest to George Alexander, the actor-manager of the St James's Theatre. Wilde summered with his family at Worthing, where he wrote the play quickly in August. His fame now at its peak, he used the working title Lady Lancing to avoid pre-emptive speculation of its content. Many names and ideas in the play were borrowed from people or places the author had known; Lady Queensberry, Lord Alfred Douglas's mother, for example, lived at Bracknell. There is widespread agreement among Wilde scholars that the most important influence on the play was W. S. Gilbert's 1877 farce Engaged; Wilde borrowed from Gilbert not only several incidents but, in Russell Jackson's phrase "the gravity of tone demanded by Gilbert of his actors". Wilde continually revised the text over the next months: no line was left untouched, and "in a play so economical with its language and effects, [the revisions] had serious consequences". Sos Eltis describes Wilde's revisions as a refined art at work: the earliest, longest handwritten drafts of the play labour over farcical incidents, broad puns, nonsense dialogue and conventional comic turns. In revising as he did, "Wilde transformed standard nonsense into the more systemic and disconcerting illogicality which characterises Earnest's dialogue". Richard Ellmann argues that Wilde had reached his artistic maturity and wrote this work more surely and rapidly than before. Wilde hesitated about submitting the script to Alexander, worrying that it might be unsuitable for the St James's Theatre, whose typical repertoire was relatively serious, and explaining that it had been written in response to a request for a play "with no real serious interest". When Henry James's Guy Domville failed, Alexander turned to Wilde and agreed to put on his play. Alexander began his usual meticulous preparations, interrogating the author on each line and planning stage movements with a toy theatre. In the course of these rehearsals Alexander asked Wilde to shorten the play from four acts to three. Wilde agreed and combined elements of the second and third acts. The largest cut was the removal of the character of Mr. Gribsby, a solicitor who comes from London to arrest the profligate "Ernest" (i.e., Jack) for his unpaid dining bills. Algernon, who is posing as "Ernest", will be led away to Holloway Jail unless he settles his accounts immediately. Jack finally agrees to pay for Ernest, everyone thinking that it is Algernon's bill when in fact it is his own. The four-act version was first played on the radio in a BBC production and is still sometimes performed. Peter Raby argues that the three-act structure is more effective, and that the shorter original text is more theatrically resonant than the expanded published edition. The play was first produced at the St James's Theatre on Valentine's Day 1895. It was freezing cold but Wilde arrived dressed in "florid sobriety", wearing a green carnation. The audience, according to one report, "included many members of the great and good, former cabinet ministers and privy councillors, as well as actors, writers, academics, and enthusiasts". Allan Aynesworth, who played Algernon Moncrieff, recalled to Hesketh Pearson that "In my fifty-three years of acting, I never remember a greater triumph than [that] first night". Aynesworth was himself "debonair and stylish", and Alexander, who played Jack Worthing, "demure". The Marquess of Queensberry, the father of Wilde's lover Lord Alfred Douglas (who was on holiday in Algiers at the time), had planned to disrupt the play by throwing a bouquet of rotten vegetables at the playwright when he took his bow at the end of the show. Wilde and Alexander learned of the plan, and the latter cancelled Queensberry's ticket and arranged for policemen to bar his entrance. Nevertheless, he continued harassing Wilde, who eventually launched a private prosecution against the peer for criminal libel, triggering a series of trials ending in Wilde's imprisonment for gross indecency. Alexander tried, unsuccessfully, to save the production by removing Wilde's name from the billing, but the play had to close after only 86 performances. The play's original Broadway production opened at the Empire Theatre on 22 April 1895, but closed after sixteen performances. Its cast included William Faversham as Algy, Henry Miller as Jack, Viola Allen as Gwendolen, and Ida Vernon as Lady Bracknell. The Australian premiere was in Melbourne on 10 August 1895, presented by Dion Boucicault, Jr. and Robert Brough, and the play was an immediate success. Wilde's downfall in England did not affect the popularity of his plays in Australia. Wilde's two final comedies, An Ideal Husband and The Importance of Being Earnest, were still on stage in London at the time of his prosecution, and they were soon closed as the details of his case became public. After two years in prison with hard labour, Wilde went into exile in Paris, sick and depressed, his reputation destroyed in England. In 1898, when no-one else would, Leonard Smithers agreed with Wilde to publish the two final plays. Wilde proved to be a diligent reviser, sending detailed instructions on stage directions, character listings and the presentation of the book, and insisting that a playbill from the first performance be reproduced inside. Ellmann argues that the proofs show a man "very much in command of himself and of the play". Wilde's name did not appear on the cover, it was "By the Author of Lady Windermere's Fan". His return to work was brief though, as he refused to write anything else, "I can write, but have lost the joy of writing". (Wikipedia)

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        TALES OF SPACE AND TIME

      Harpers , 1900. Harpers , 1900. First edition. Original sand coloured cloth stamped in dark brown and gilt. A very good copy indeed, with a little wear to the corners and very slight dustiness to the cloth.

      [Bookseller: Jonkers Rare Books]
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        The Wallet of Kai Lung.

      London: Grant Richards, 1900 - Octavo. Original green pictorial cloth printed in black, white, and yellow, titles to spine and front cover in black. With the dust jacket, black cloth chemise and slipcase. Spine ends and bottom edges of boards lightly rubbed. An excellent copy in professionally restored dust jacket with original spine, covers, and flaps laid down on matching card stock. A few small white marks to slipcase. First edition, first issue, rare with dust jacket. The first of Bramah's books to feature Kai Lung.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Panoramic view of Zanzibar.

      Zanzibar, c. 1900.. In 5 parts, ca. 39 x 13.5 cms each. Silver gelatin prints, mounted on cardboard.. Rare set of original vintage photographs, taken from an elevation, showing the coastline of Zanzibar with various steamers as well as dock facilities. - Occasional slight fading, but very well preserved on the whole.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris, Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Eigenh. Briefkarte mit U. ("Renoir").

      [Paris, 25. IX. 1900].. 1 S. Visitkartenformat. Mit eh. adr. Kuvert. Zusammen mit einer unsignierten Portraitpostkarte in Passepartout.. An den mit ihm befreundeten Diplomaten, Bankier und Besitzer von Schloß Wargemont Paul Berard, dem er mitteilt, daß er alle Hasen verspeist habe, auch wenn er bis Freitag nicht gewußt hatte, daß sie von Berard seien: "J'ai mange vos lapins, qui comme tous les lapins de Wargemont etaien[t] delicieux. Je ne sais que au jourd 'hui qu'ils venaient de vous [...]". - Auguste Renoir hatte sich in den Jahren von 1883 bis 1886 gern zum Arbeiten Schloß Wargemont aufgehalten, porträtierte dort u. a. Berard und malte die umliegende Landschaft von Derchigny-Graincourt.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris, Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Le journal d'une femme de chambre,

      P., Charpentier et Fasquelle 1900, - grand in-8, 519 pp., reliure demi-maroquin, dos à nerfs, tête dorée. EDITION ORIGINALE. Un des 200 exemplaires sur vélin d'Arches, seul papier après 20 Chine et 30 Japon. Exemplaire à toutes marges, propre et bien relié, sans rousseurs. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Landschaft mit Kiefern (Sturm). (Um 1900). Erschienen in der Mappe des Vereins für Originalradi(e)rung München.

      . 190 x 280 mm. Blattgröße: 360 x 510 mm. = Carl Graepler, Katalog der Radierungen und Exlibris Nr. 25..

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Friedrich Piesk]
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        Guida-itinerario alle Prealpi Bergamasche, compresa la Valsassina, ed i passi alla Valtellina ed alla Valcamonica.: Terza edizione rifatta per cura della sezione di Bergamo del C.A.I. con 15 tavole, due carte topografiche ed una carta e profilo geologico.

      Hoepli, Milano. 1900 - In antiporta grande carta a colori con legenda e profilo dei monti a cura di Torquato Taramelli. Nel testo illustrazioni su patinata spesso ripiegate o a doppia pagina. Allegate al volume due grandissime carte (carta delle Prealpi Bergamasche una alla scala di 1:50.000 e una alla scala di 1:100.000). Tela figurata con vedute del gruppo montuoso. Probabilmente il più bello e conosciuto manuale Hoepli sulla montagna mai pubblicato. Non comune, esemplare completo di tutte le carte. Formato: 2 v. (XLVIII, 241, [3], 64, [16] c. di tav. ripieg.; [2] c. di tav. molte volte rip.), 16 cm, simil-tela. Buono, ordinari segni d’uso e del tempo.

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        The Problem of Increasing Human Energy with Special Reference to the Harnessing of the Sun's Energy

      New York: The Century Company. New York: The Century Company. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. FIRST PRINTING of arguably Tesla's most famous essay, his classic and prescient article on solving some of the most important problems facing the modern world. Illustrated with 10 striking black and white photographs. Telsa's solutions to the problem of "increasing human energy" include, among other things, discussions of robotics, changes in agriculture and food production, and the remarkably foresighted possibility of harnessing solar energy. IN: The Century Magazine, Vol. LX, No. 2, June 1900, pp. 175-211. New York: The Century Company, 1900. Thick octavo, contemporary three-quarter dark blue calf over cloth boards. The entire volume (May - October, 1900) offered. General wear and scuffing to binding; text and Tesla article fine.

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        Logische Untersuchungen. Erster Theil: Prolegomena zur reinen Logik. Zweiter Theil: Intersuchungen zur Phänomenologie und Theorie der Erkenntnis. Halle a. S., Max Niemeyer Verlag 1900, 1901. Erste Ausgabe. Gr. 8° (ca. 23 x 16 cm), XII, 257; XVI, 718 Seiten. 2 Teile in 1 Band gebunden. Halbledereinband der Zeit mit vergoldetem Autornamen u. Buchtitel auf Buchrücken. 2 Seiten der Verlagsanzeige mit eingebunden. Zustand: Buchecken- u. Kante berieben, Ränder teilweise gering gebräunt, vereinzelt Bleistiftanmerkungen in v.a. Teil 2, die erste 8 Seiten v. Teil 1 mit Buntstiftunterstreichungen, beide Titelseite mit Namenszug von H. Ruster 07. Insgesamt noch gut erhaltenes u. selten vollständiges Exemplar.

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        Logische Untersuchungen. Erster Theil (von 2). Prolegomena zur reinen Logik.

      Leipzig, Veit & Comp., 1900.. 22,5 x 14,5 cm. XII, 257 Seiten. Halbleinenband der Zeit (Ecken und Kanten beschabt, Rücken berieben, Kapitale leicht eingedrückt).. Vorliegend die noch im selben Jahr der Erstausgabe erschienene und sehr seltene Ausgabe des Veit-Verlages, der wohl eine Teilauflage vom Niemeyer-Verlag aus Halle Erstausgabe übernommen hatte. - Buchblock mit leichter Längsfaltspur in der Mitte, Text mit vielen An- und Untstreichungen sowie mehreren Marginalien; sonst innen gut erhalten und nur stellenweise ein wenig randfleckig.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Wolfgang Mertens]
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        My cruise through the Mediterranean to the Orient

      "n.p., n.d.": ca. 1900-1904 ?], [Hamburg. "n.p., n.d.": ca. 1900-1904 ?]. [Hamburg. "Oblong 4to portfolio containing 61 photographic illustrations on sheets 9"" x 12"" (images themselves are generally 5"" x 7""); portfolio is canvas-covered and lettered in blue within an art nouveau border; some soiling of the portfolio, else near fine. & & Not found bibliographically. One of only two non-generic illustrations is that of Captain Kaempff on the bridge of the ship, showing a life-ring with the name Auguste Victoria. This liner began off-season pleasure cruises in the Mediterranean beginning in 1894. In 1904 she was sold to the Russian Navy. Another illustration shows the R.M.S. Hawarden Castle of the Union Castle Line which went out of service in 1904. The illustrations are otherwise all generic and were likely offered for sale to passengers of the Hamburg America Line. & & The views are largely in the eastern Mediterranean and Africa, with quite a few of Athens, Constantinople and Cairo, but also Palermo, Pompeii, Jaffa, Madeira, and Jerusalem, among others."

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        Exposition Universelle de 1900 a Paris. 6 volumes en 1 volume.

      St. Petersbourg, Impr. de l'etat, 1900.. 4°. Avec quelques cartes depliantes. Demireliure de toile. - Contenu: 1.: Le Grand Transsiberien. Avec 2 cartes (1 carte depliante) et 1 planche (portrait d'Empereur Nicolas Alexandrovitch). 16 p. - 2.: Apercu historique des travaux d'arpentage entreprise in Siberie pour la formation de territoires de colonisation. II, 130 p. - 3.: Apercu des travaux hydrotechniques executes dans la zone du chemin de fer Siberien. Avec 1 carte depliante et 2 planches depliantes. VII, 106 p., 2 f. - 4.: Apercu des explorations geologiques et minieres de long du Transsiberien. Avec 2 cartes depliantes. XIII, 200 p. - 5.: Resultats des explorations et des recherches de l'or accomplies par l'expedition d'Okhotsk-Kamtchatka sur la cote nord-occidentale de la mer d'Okhotsk. Avec 1 carte depliante. 20. p. - 6.: Gites Auriferes dans la partie sud de Liao-Toung. Recherches de l'ingenieur des mines Ch. Bogdanovitch. Avec 1 carte depliante. 14 p.. 1 cachet sur la reliure. 4 cachets (musee, bibliotheque) sur la premiere page de titre. Quelques pages incl. cartes tachees par la moisissure et brunies.

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        The Confessions of St. Augustine: In Ten Books (T.E. Lawrence's Personal Copy)

      London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. Ltd., 1900. London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. Ltd., 1900. This copy from the personal library of T. E. Lawrence, bearing his "From the Libray of T. E. Lawrence Clouds Hill" bookplate front endpage. The Lawrence library went on auction around the year 1937 and some copies from that library have, on very rare occasions, surfaced for sale. Bound in vellum, a limited edition of 400, this being copy # 80, printed at the Chiswick Press. Very Good, a couple of small chips from the vellum bottom edge rear cover, vellum soiled, a few spots of foxing to endpages, pencilled notation on title page, possibly in Lawrence's hand. . Limited and Numbered First Edition. Vellum. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Association Copy.

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        The Wallet of Kai Lung

      London: Grant Richards,, 1900. London: Grant Richards,, 1900. Octavo. Original green pictorial cloth printed in black, white, and yellow, titles to spine and front cover in black. With the dust jacket, black cloth chemise and slipcase. Spine ends and bottom edges of boards lightly rubbed. An excellent copy in professionally restored dust jacket with original spine, covers, and flaps laid down on matching card stock. A few small white marks to slipcase. First edition, first issue, rare with dust jacket. The first of Bramah's books to feature Kai Lung.

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        John Bull's Advice. See the Klondyke Nugget [Original Chromoithograph Poster Advertising Performance of the Klondyke Nugget]

      Moody Brothers, Birmingham - [circa 1900]. () Very good. Original chromolithograph. 30" X 20". Margins of poster with a few small creases and closed tears, professionally repaired and not affecting image. Old, inconspicuous veritcal fold through poster. Top margin with two faint lines of colour offset from printing. Two small piece of paper, one partially removed, advertising the play (Dec 19th at Clarence Theater in Pontypridd, Wales) affixed to the image. A fantastic, full colour image advertising a performance of S.F. Cody's stage play, the Klondike Nugget. The image depicts John Bull giving a hearty "thumbs up," surrounded by characters personifying the United States (Uncle Sam) and various countries of the Empire, including an African in native dress, a kangaroo, a seated Native American, a seated Inuit, a man in Scottish garb, and others. Samuel Franklin Cody was a popular Western stage performer who travelled around the world re-enacting scenes from the old west. His Klondike show, first performed in 1898 and featuring members of his family, was among his most popular and successful. Cody was also an aviation enthusiast and is credited with the first powered flight in the United Kingdom. A scarce piece of Klondike Gold Rush ephemera. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        THE WONDERFUL WIZARD OF OZ

      Geo M. Hill , 1900. Geo M. Hill , 1900. First edition, first state of text and illustrations. Original publisher's light green pictorial cloth (variant B with publisher's name stamped in red at the base of the spine) stamped in red and green. Some wear and soiling to the cloth, hinges repaired. Contemporary gift inscription to front blank page. Plates opposite pages 14, 80, 150 with some fraying to the edges. Overall a very good copy. Twenty-four colour plates (including the title page) by W.W. Denslow, and two tone illustration throughout the text.

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        Scientific instrument: "La chambre claire universelle".

      . Paris, P. Berville, [ca. 1900]. Small 8vo. 28 pp., pictorial wrappers. (explanatory booklet) (AND) complete scientific instrument including 12 different lenses. In original pebbled cloth-covered box (27.5 x 6.3 x 3.5 cm).* This object is an intricate yet elegant optical drawing device which is used for reproducing on paper - with the aid of a complete set of lenses - any image or object from bacteria to mountain. The apparatus is named "Chambre claire universelle" (universal camera lucida), a copyrighted trade mark name by the Berville company. The accompanying booklet explains in word and images the properties and applications of the instrument. The Nekes collection of optical devices, prints, and games (Getty Museum, California) holds a similar item, as does the Photobibliothek.ch in Schaffhausen, Switzerland. The booklet is rarely offered for sale, and the apparatus itself is much rarer, especially in this complete state including the original box. Some very light wear to the box, booklet and instrument in a very good condition..

      [Bookseller: Dieter Schierenberg BV]
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        The Great Boer War. With Maps

      London, Smith , Elder and Co., 1900. London, Smith , Elder and Co., 1900, 1900. First Edition. Octavo. 552pp. + 6pp. ads. One folding map at rear. Publisher's dark blue cloth, titled in gilt to sppine, ruled in blind to covers, coated drab endpapers. Textblock shaken in case, backstrip sunned, small portion of label to rear pastedown. A very good copy. Printed in a run of 5000 copies and heavily reprinted this book nethertheless manages to be difficult to find in acceptable condition. This example is a nice association copy, from the library of Rene de Chochor, director of the estate of A. Conan Doyle, whose main responsibility was to negotiate all the many contracts for cinema and ensure that copyrights were respected. Green and Gibson. Provenance; Ex-Christies 4074, lot 272 (part).

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        Das polychrome Ornament. Neue Auswahl. 60 Tafeln in Chromolithographie. Eine Darstellung der schönsten Ornamentformen aller Stilepochen, zum Gebrauch sämtlicher Zweige des Kunstgewerbes und der Kunstindustrie sowie zu Studien und Unterrichtszwecken.

      Plauen i.V. C.F. Schulz & Co. Verlagsbuchhandlung. (Ca. 1900).. 43x29,5 cm. Titelblatt, 60 farbige Tafeln. In Originalhalbleinwandmappe mit 3 Schliessbändern.. Mappe etwas berieben. 2 Schliessbänder ausgerissen. Titelblatt etwas stockfleckig. Eine Tafel mit kleinen Randeinrissen.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Daniel Thierstein]
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        Illustrierter Beschreibender Katalog der patentierten arbeitssparenden Holzbearbeitungs-Maschinen. Ausgabe 1900. Erfunden und gebaut von der Defiance Maschinen-Fabrik, gegründet 1850. Defiance, Ohio, V. St. A.

      Defiance: Maschinen-Fabrik, 1900.. 1. Aufl 1 beiliegende Preisliste, 1 Fabrikabbildung auf Titel, 4 Porträtabbildung der Firmeninhaber, einige Abbildungen von Firmenräumen, zahlreiche Abbildungen von Holzbearbeitungs-Maschinen, 395 S., 3 Bl./ 30 S. (Preisliste). Gr.-8°, Oleinwand, goldgeprägter Titel auf Rücken und Vorderdeckel, Einband fleckig, rechtes oberes Kapital des vorderen Einbanddeckels gestaucht und infolge dessen die ersten 117 S. rechts oben mit Knickspur, linkes oberes Kapitel des hinteren Einbanddeckels leicht bestossen, Vorsätze etwas braunfleckig, ansonsten sehr gut..

      [Bookseller: Altstadt Antiquariat Goslar]
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        A FINELY PAINTED NEAPOLITAN GOUACHE - BAY OF NAPLES, CITY IN THE DISTANCE, VESUVIUS SMOKING TO THE RIGHT, A CHOPPY SEA WITH BOATS AND FISHERMEN WITH NETS.

      no date - Image size including gouache borders 37x52 cms, image size alone 31x47 cms. Date unknown but mounted on card with a print on the verso dating from around 1900. Gouache untitled. AN EXTRAORDINARILY FINELY PAINTED EXAMPLE OF THIS ITALIAN GENRE, in good fresh condition.

      [Bookseller: Charles Russell, ABA, ILAB, est 1978]
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        THE GREY FAIRY BOOK

      Longmans , 1900. Longmans , 1900. First edition. 8vo. Original grey cloth with gilt lettering and vignettes. All edges gilt. A fine, bright copy with a few light spots of foxing to the preliminary leaves. Many black and white illustrations by H. J. Ford. Tales in this collection derive from Lithuania, East Africa, Germany and various other countries.

      [Bookseller: Jonkers Rare Books]
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        The Great Boer War. With Maps.

      London, Smith , Elder and Co., 1900 - First Edition. Octavo. 552pp. + 6pp. ads. One folding map at rear. Publisher's dark blue cloth, titled in gilt to sppine, ruled in blind to covers, coated drab endpapers. Textblock shaken in case, backstrip sunned, small portion of label to rear pastedown. A very good copy. Printed in a run of 5000 copies and heavily reprinted this book nethertheless manages to be difficult to find in acceptable condition. This example is a nice association copy, from the library of Rene de Chochor, director of the estate of A. Conan Doyle, whose main responsibility was to negotiate all the many contracts for cinema and ensure that copyrights were respected. Green and Gibson. Provenance; Ex-Christies 4074, lot 272 (part). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books, ABA ILAB]
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        The Story of Little Black Sambo

      New York: F. A. Stokes, 1900. New York: F. A. Stokes, 1900. Book. Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Rare 1st edn with all key points, stains and wear to cover esp. along edges but reasonably good internal condition, 27 lovely drawings, blue titles and kids' trousers, tan spine binding, 12mo, v + 56pps, a few short open tears that can easily be repaired. Date is a guess as no copyright page which is important in establishing edition--Bannerman was very suspicious of publishers as the one in London bilked her, f/o first name on pastedown..

      [Bookseller: BohemianBookworm]
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        20 mit Holzfurnier-Streifen beschichtete Bögen dünnen Trägerpapiers, 4 Sorten.

      Wohl Schweiz. Um 1900.. Ca. 51 : 75 cm.. Die Imitation von Holzvertäfelungen durch modelbedruckte Tapeten geht auf das frühe 16. Jahrhundert zurück (modelgedruckte Fladernpapiere). Furniertapeten sind mit dem Historismus aufgekommen, prominentes Verwendungsbeispiel ist Schloß Herrenchiemsee (1878-85). Vorliegend 2 Sorten Nadelholz, wohl Kiefer (geflammt, 9 Bl.) und Fichte (fein rötlich gestreift, 4 Bl.), sowie 2 Sorten Laubhölzer, wohl Linde (6 Bl.) und Buche (1 Bl. und 2 Bogenfragmente). - Die spröden, schwer zu verarbeitenden Ränder ausgefranst, eingerissen und mit Ausbrüchen.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Müller & Draheim]
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        Über Land und Meer. Lehrreiches Gesellschafts-Spiel für Jung und Alt.

      Ohne Verlagsangabe. Um 1900.. 6 farbige Karten-Tafeln der Kontinente, 27 x 31 cm, 200 Marken mit Fluss-, Städte- und Gebirgsnamen sowie mit geographischen Fragen, eine Anzahl Fähnchen zum Einstecken, Spielanleitung. Original-Kasten, 28,5 x 32 x 3 cm, mit Abbildung der westlichen und östlichen Hemisphäre.. Druck der Luxuspapierfabrik Berlin. Komplettes, gut erhaltenes Geographie-Spiel, bei dem es darauf ankommt, nach Aufrufen bzw. Fragen die Fähnchen in die entsprechenden Punkte der Karten zu stecken. Der Kasten etwas fleckig, Kanten überklebt.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Mertens & Pomplun]
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        Meisterarbeiten alter Blumen - Malereien nach Chabal-Dussurgey, V. Dumont, E. Müller u.A.. auf dem Vorderdeckel mit überklebter und neuer Verlagsangabe: Oscar Haebler, Verlag für Kunst u. Kunstgewerbe, Plauen i.V..

      Plauen i. V. Verlag Christian Stoll, o.J.. mit 30 Farbtafeln (Lichtdrucktafeln mit Pochoirkolorit), Folio. 48,2 x 32,5 cm. 31 Blatt Seiten, Halbleinen-Mappe mit Schlaufenverschluss, Hardcover in Halbleinwand,. In gutem Zustand. die Mappe außen angestaubt, fleckig , stockig und gebräunt, das Titelblatt mit Randläsuren, in den Rändern leicht stockig und etwas gebräunt, die Tafeln minimal gebräunt, in den Rändern teils leicht fingerfleckig, in den Darstellungen sauber und gut. vor 1900 erschienen, 30 Musterblätter.

      [Bookseller: Leipziger Antiquariat]
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        Gnomen-Roulett. Ein lustiges Unterhaltungsspiel.

      Sala-Spiele mit Rotsiegel. (um 1900).. Originalkasten mit buntem Deckelbild; 30 x 30 x 7 cm. In dem Kasten befindet sich eine montierte Drehscheibe mit kleinen, ausgestanzten Löchern in Nummernfeldern. In den 4 Ecken jeweils eine Vorrichtung mit Metallfedern, als Abschußbahn für die Gnomen, die damit bei sich in Drehung gebrachter Scheibe in das Spiel katapultiert werden. de; 1. (Kanten des Deckels etwas benagt; Deckel leicht nach innen gewölbt; 3 statt 4 Gnome; ohne Anleitung) - *** sehr selten! - (Lager BI 30)

      [Bookseller: Versandantiquariat Wolfgang Kohlweyer]
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        Little Black Sambo

      NY: Stokes, 1900. NY: Stokes, 1900. New York: published by Stokes. No Date indicated. Size is 16mo, 3-5/8" x 5-7/8". 56 pages with a gold-yellow cloth spine, pictorial covers lettered in light blue as shown. The corners and edges are worn and with normal (natural wear considering the age of the book and that it is a childrens' book) soiling as shown in the many photos I have provided. Overall a very good copy. Both the rear and front hinges, as shown are broken, and have had no restoration-no glue, no tape. I have shown you photos of this rare book, "warts and all." The edgewear are photos of close-up shots, so you will know exactly the condition. Most show up with torn or ripped pages, crayon marks, whole sections missing, blank pages torn out, etc. ; a first issue of an historic book. And it is all here. The rest of the book is solid and intact with some foxing interiorially and soiling as shown. Small 1/4" edge closed tear to frontis page illustration as shown and 1/4" closed tear at bottom of picture on page 47. Printed on one side of the paper with each page of text facing a -- with a full page color illustration and with the preface explaining how this little book came to publication. No missing pages, as sometimes encountered. According to Yuill on page number three 'by 1900 The Story of Little Black Sambo had been published in the U.S. by Stokes. who had purchased the rights from Grant Richards. No remuneration went to Bannerman." This little book is accepted as the 1st American edition. Please look at the many illustrations taken. Charming edition of a classic work. Note that both the front and back covers have the pictorial illustration which is very important, making this the real First American Edition in the First State: (According to Barton, The Pictus Orbis Sambo, pages 116-118: "The first U.S. edition had the title and author lettering on the covers in pale blue, matching the color of Sambo's pants in the illustrations on the two boards. The second issue (1901) has the title in black, and the third issue (1902) has a red cloth spine" as opposed to a tan buckram cloth spine in the first and second issues.). Illus. by Illustrated in Color. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Hard Cover. 1st edition, 1st State. Hardback. Good Condition Overall/No Jacket.

      [Bookseller: Phantom Bookshop]
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        "Belebte Straße in einer holländischen Stadt" originales Ölgemälde auf Holz ca.36x29,5cm; rechts unten signiert; um 1900

      . Maße im dekorativen Rahmen 43x49cm..

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Niederbayern]
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        The Works of Wilkie Collins. Including The Woman in White, The Moonstone, After Dark, The Evil Genius, The Dead Secret, etc

      New York: Peter Fenelon Collier, n.d. (circa 1900).. New York: Peter Fenelon Collier, n.d. (circa 1900)., 1900. Complete in 30 volumes, 8vo. With frontispiece illustrations. Handsomely bound in deep red half calf, gilt titles to spines, red buckram boards, top edges gilt. Internally clean. A most attractive set in an elegant recent leather binding.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        Victor Hugo's Works (30 volumes)

      Estes & Lauriat, Boston 1900 - Set #688 out of a limited edition of 1000. Publisher's full dark burgundy cloth with tan spine labels, black lettering, t.e.g., fore and bottom edges deckle. Illustrated with engraved frontispieces and numerous engraved plates. Includes Shakespeare (1 vol); Hans of Iceland (2 vols); Things Seen, Essays 1 vol); Toilers of the Sea (2 vols); The Rhine (2 vols); Life, Times & Works of Victor Hugo (2 vols); History of a Crime (2 vols); Poems (3 vols); Dramas (4 vols); Notre-Dame de Paris (2 vols); The Man Who Laughs (2 vols); Les Miserables (5 vols); and Ninety-Three (2 vols). . Heads and some heels of spines are lightly rubbed, spine labels are lightly rubbed, an occasional rubbed spot on just a few of the covers, else fine, unmarked, tight, square and clean. VERY GOOD+. . Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Round Table Books, LLC]
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        British Dragonflies (Odonata)

      Privately Printed [ARC] - Illustrated with coloured plates and black-and-white drawings. ARCHIVAL REPRINT: Limited Edition. [London: L. U. Gill; 1900]. Limited to 135 numbered copies, this being NO. 42. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: VENTURA PACIFIC LTD Out of Print Books]
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        Darstellung der Königl. Preussischen Infanterie in 36 Figuren, woraus die Uniformirung eines jeden Armee-Corps, die Abzeichen einer jeden Charge, und die im Exercier-Reglement für die Infanterie vorgeschriebene Stellung des Mannes, der Marsch, die Haltung und Griffe mit dem Gewehr etc. zu entnehmen sind. Auf Befehl Sr. Majestät des Königs nach der Natur gezeichnet von Friedrich Lieder und in Aqua Tinta gestochen von Professor Jügel.

      Potsdam, Buber, n.d. (ca. 1900).. FULL TITLE: Darstellung der Königl. Preussischen Infanterie in 36 Figuren, woraus die Uniformirung eines jeden Armee-Corps, die Abzeichen einer jeden Charge, und die im Exercier-Reglement für die Infanterie vorgeschriebene Stellung des Mannes, der Marsch, die Haltung und Griffe mit dem Gewehr etc. zu entnehmen sind. Auf Befehl Sr. Majestät des Königs nach der Natur gezeichnet von Friedrich Lieder und in Aqua Tinta gestochen von Professor Jügel. - - Imperial folio. 14 large colour plates, each measuring 480 x 350mm, with ample margins, depicting a total of 36 uniformed military men and officers. Numbered and captioned. Plus a title leaf, verso with table of contents. Loose as issued in the original portfolio, half brown cloth and plain boards, original printed title label. In a very good condition (foxing). A very handsome set. ~ Exceptionally high quality reprint of the 1820 original aquatint plates. The originals at the the Army Library in Berlin, a gift from the Führers and Reichskanzlers, were used by Graphische Kunstanstalt Jütte of Leipzig to created this superb set of prints, a fine example of a charming classic. Each plate is printed from several relief metal blocks, to create an unsurpassed quality of colour. Scarce..

      [Bookseller: Librarium of The Hague]
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        Works of Lord Byron, The

      , 1900-04. 1900-04. A Lovely Set Of The Best, Most Complete EditionBYRON, Lord. The Works of Lord Byron. A New, Revised and Enlarged Edition, With Illustrations. Edited by Ernest Hartley Coleridge and Rowland E. Prothero. London / New York: John Murray / Charles Scribner's Sons, 1900-04. A New Edition, revised and enlarged. Thirteen octavo volumes (7 7/8 x 5 1/8 in; 202 x 129 mm). With frontispieces and miscellaneous illustrations, some full-page. Uniformly bound, c. 1904, by William Worsfold (stamp-signed) in half crushed brown morocco over pale marbled paper boards. Five raised bands with gilt rules, six compartments with gilt intersecting rules and central gilt ornament. Top edges gilt. Some foxing at margins to title pages and frontispieces, otherwise a very fine set.Includes seven volumes of Byron's complete poetry edited by Ernest Harley Coleridge, the British literary scholar, poet and grandson of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, and six volumes of Byron's complete letters and journals edited by Rowland E. Prothero, 1st Baron Ernle, the British agricultural expert, administrator, journalist, author and Conservative politician."The best editions of Lord Byron's poetical works are: (1) The Works of Lord Byron with his Letters and Journals and his Life, by Thomas Moore (17 vols., London, John Murray, 1832, 1833); (2) The Works of Lord Byron (1 vol., 1837, reissued, 1838-1892); (3) The Poetical Works of Lord Byron (6 vols., 1855); 4) The Works of Lord Byron, new, revised and enlarged edition, Letters and Journals, edited by G.E. Prothero, 6 vols., Poetry, edited by E.H. Coleridge 7 vols." (Encyclopedia Britannica).

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        moonlit sea

      1900 - Watercolor, measuring 14 x 20 inches, depicting a moonlit sea. Signed by Rehn

      [Bookseller: North Star Rare Books & Manuscripts]
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        Der Wahre Jacob. Jahrgang 1900. Angebunden: Morris, William: Kunde von Nirgendwo.

      Stuttgart: J.H.W. Dietz, 1900.. 4°, Halbln. m. goldgepr. RT, marm. Pappeinband, Leinenecken, marm. Schnitt.. Enthält die Nummern 351 (Heft 1, Neujahrs-Nummer) vom 02. Januar 1900 - Nr. 375 (Heft 25) vom 04. Dezember 1900, S. 3148 - 3392. Da die Zeitschrift 14täglich erschien, fehlt also Heft 26 dieses Jahrgangs. Alle Hefte bis auf Heft 1 mit der "Illustrirten Unterhaltungs-Beilage". Jedes Heft mit farbig lithogr. Titelblatt u. zahlr. weiteren s/w- u. farb. Illustrationen, tlw. ganzseitig (Lithographien, Holzstiche), zum großen Teil von Hans Gabriel Jentzsch und Rata Lana (Gabriele Galantara, ital. Karikaturist). Heft 18 vom 28. August mit einem 8-seitigen "Gedenk- und Erinnerungsblatt an den kurz zuvor verstorbenen Wilhelm Liebknecht - einem der Gründer der Sozialdemokratischen Partei Deutschlands, von dem auch etliche Beiträge stammen -, verfaßt von August Bebel. Weiterhin befassen sich viele Karikaturen u. Beiträge in diesem Jahrgang mit den Flottengesetzen und der deutschen Kolonialpolitik (bes. China). - ANGEBUNDEN: Morris, William: Kunde von Nirgendwo (engl. Originaltitel "News from Nowhere", EA 1890), 56 S., deutsche ERSTAUSGABE dieses utopischen Romans. Mit einem Vorwort von Wilhelm Liebknecht und vielen s/w-Illustr. von H.G. Jentzsch mit "präraffaelitischen" Anklängen. - Einband etw. berieben,Ecken, Kanten u. Rückenenden etw. best. Papier durchg. etw. gebräunt, gelegentl. kleine Läsionen an den Blatträndern. Insgesamt guter Zustand. A/O3 - Please ask for details in English - Demandez des details en francais.

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        Bruges-la-morte.

      Paris, Conquet - Carteret 1900 - Quarante-trois compositions originales d'après nature, dessinées et gravées sur bois par Henri Paillard. Édition tirée à 200 exemplaires, celui-ci (N°9) un des 50 sur papier de CHINE avec tirage à part d'une SUITE des illustrations (insérée). Spécimen illustré sur CHINE relié in fine. Paris, librairie L. Conquet - Carteret, 1900. Reliure plein veau glacé kaki de l'époque avec emboitage, signée Champs Stroobants. Dos à nerfs orné de caissons filetés dorés et d'une pièce de titre bordeaux. Plats encadrés de 4 filets dorés et d’une guirlande de dents à froid. Dentelle dorée sur les contreplats. Tranches dorées sur témoins, non rogné. Double filet doré sur les coupes. Signet. Couverture et dos illustrés conservés, avec ses 2 états, noir et couleurs. Étui à liseré. Belle édition. Jolie reliure malgré un dos pâli. Pas de rousseur. Très bon état. Format in-8°(24x16). Edition illustrée [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Das Meissner Porzellan und seine Geschichte.

      Leipzig, F.A.Brockhaus, 1900.. 39 x 30 cm. Blauer Leinenband mit montiertem Rücken und Vorderdeckel des Originaleinbandes. Dreiseitengoldschnitt. Goldfarben illustrierte Vorsätze. Der Rücken ist etwas abgegriffen. XVII (+I), 211 Seiten mit 15 Chromolithographien und 15 Heliogravüren auf Tafeln mit Schutzpapier, 1 Markentafel (Doppeltafel) und 219 Textabbildungen. So komplett. Überwiegend ist der Innenbereich schön sauber. Im einzelnen siehe Anmerkungen. Gutes Exemplar.. Erste Ausgabe des Standardwerks! Noch immer die umfassendste Gesamtdarstellung über die bedeutendste Manufaktur und daher unentbehrlich. Eine seltene Veröffentlichung über das Meißener Porzellan. --- Aus dem Inhalt: Vorläufer des Meißner Porzellans / Erste bis sechste Periode / Das Markenwesen. / Anhang: Aktenstücke / Register. --- Mit Abbildungsverzeichnis. --- Zustand im einzelnen: Bis S. IX sind die Seiten leicht blassfleckig. Des weiteren weisen einige weitere Seiten blasse (Finger-)Flecken im Randbereich auf (bis 2x2cm), ebenso einige Tafeln (nur im Randbereich) bzw. Tafelrückseiten. Einige Randeinrisse (bis 4x1 cm) sind mit säurefreiem Filmoplast hinterlegt. Wenige Schutzpapiere der Tafeln haben kl. Fehlstellen (bis 3x2 cm) bzw. Einrisse (bis 1,5 cm). S. 75: Kleine Verklebungen mit der Tafel davor (bis 4x2 cm). S. 183/184 mit kl. Eselsohr. #FL1229

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        VIAJE A UN PAIS MARAVILLOSO, ARIZONA Y NUEVO MEJICO POR S.-W. COZZENS. TRADUCIDO POR ESTEVANEZ. CON LAMINAS DE YAN' DARGENT GARNIER HERMANOS PARIS

      GARNIER HERMANOSs.d. (ca 1900). Grand in-8 (243 x 165 mm), (2) ff. - III - 536 pp., percaline rouge decoree de l'editeur, tranches dorees. Illustrations de YAN' DARGENT. (defauts d'usage, defaut au milieu de la coupe du premier plat, coins emousses). // n.d. (ca 1900). Ta

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