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        Betteln und Hausieren verboten.

      . Federzeichnung v. Paul Halke, 1901, 41,2 x 22 (H). Federzeichnung, m. Deckweiß gehöht, partiell leicht ankoloriert. Rechts unten signiert. Verso mit zwei Sammlungsstempeln. Lit.: u.a. Th./B., Dressler (1921), Ausstellungskat. Große Berl. Kunstausst. 1912 u. 1917 m. Abb.. - Halke, Paul - Maler und Illustrator, geb. 1866 in Bukowicz, Posen. - 1925. - Schüler der Berl. Akademie unter A. Kampf. Als Karikaturist war er Mitarbeiter des ULK.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        Les histoires de Jean-Marie Cabidoulin EDITION ORIGINALE ENVOI AUTOGRAPHE

      Paris: Hetzel, 1901. Fine. Hetzel, Paris s.d. (1901), 12x19cm, relié. - First edition for of wich no leading copies exists. Bound in half shagreen fir corners, back with five bands, marbled paper plates, guards and contreplats of handmade paper, mounted on blankets kept tabs, binding modern pastiche. Very rare autograph dedication signed by the author [Achilles] Tournier, then prefect of the Somme. Book featuring original illustrations by Georges Roux. Beautiful copy fully established. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale pour laquelle il n'a pas été tiré de grands papiers. Reliure en demi chagrin sapin à coins, dos à cinq nerfs, plats de papier marbré, gardes et contreplats de papier à la cuve, couvertures montées sur onglets conservées, reliure pastiche moderne. Très rare envoi autographe signé de Jules Verne à [Achille] Tournier, alors préfet de la Somme. Ouvrage orné d'illustrations originales de Georges Roux. Bel exemplaire parfaitement établi.

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        The Crime of the Crystal.

      London: Digby, Long and Co. 1901. - First Edition. Octavo, pp. 1 of adverts, 396, 16 of adverts. Yellow cloth with vivid design to spine and upper board. Bookseller's stamp to front pastedown, small close tear to front two pages, neat ownership inscription to the half title page, some occasional marking throughout the textblock, catalogue to rear is quite browned. Slight lean to the textblock, some spotting and marking to the edges, especially to the top edge. Some bumping to the head and the tail caps, some rubbing to extremities. Some general light wear and marking to the covers. A very good copy of a scarce volume. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Ltd, ABA, ILAB]
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        Cosmic Consciousness a Study in the Evolution of the Human Mind

      Philadelphia: Innes & Sons, 1901. Very good, with wear to extremities, darkened , chipped spine label, and 3 lines of prev. owner notes on back endpaper. Internally clean. # 425 of 500 copies signed by Bucke. . Signed by Author. Limited/Numbered Signed. Hard Cover. Very Good.

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        The story of Beautiful Jim Key. The Arabian Hambletonian Educated Horse.

      New York, A. R. Rogers, 1901.. 24 pp. Original wrappers. 8vo.. Jim Key was a famous performing Arabian horse in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. His promoters claimed that he could read, write, count, tell time, use the telephone, and more. His trainer, Dr. William Key, was a former slave, self-trained veterinarian, and patent medicine salesman who emphazised that he used only patience and kindness in training his star pupil. This rare pamphlet offers a biography of both horse and trainer, and describes how Jim learned his tricks. It also carries endorsements from the American Human Education Society, the Women's Pennsylvania, SPCA, and John Philip Sousa, among others. - A single copy in libraries (Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine). - OCLC 269041725. Not in Boyd/P.

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        Autograph Letter, signed ("George Gissing"), to F.G. Kitton, "should I be giving you too much trouble If I asked you to get type-written for me (one copy only) the Preface to David Copperfield ?"

      1901. Ink on 10-centime postcard, 20 lines, addressed on verso in Gissing's hand, to F.G. Kitton, Esq., Pré Mill House, St. Albans, Angleterre. 1 vols. 3 x 5 inches. Fine. Ink on 10-centime postcard, 20 lines, addressed on verso in Gissing's hand, to F.G. Kitton, Esq., Pré Mill House, St. Albans, Angleterre. 1 vols. 3 x 5 inches. Gissing at Work on Dickens. Gissing began to correspond with F.G. Kitton after publication of his 1898 study of Dickens; they collaborated on the ill-fated Rochester edition of Dickens, killed after only a few volumes appeared. "chosen by George Sproul as general editor and annotator of the Autograph Edition, Kitton wrote to Gissing to propose that he should write a new introduction to David Copperfield - a choice which was ratified with particular gratefulness. Gissing promised to have it ready by the end of the year and named his terms - fifteen guineas for 3,000 words - and for once he received more than he asked for, that is, twenty pounds" - P. Coustillas, Gissing's Writings on Dickens In his minute hand, Gissing writes Kitton concerning the preparation of a typescript of Gissing's Preface to David Copperfield, and proposing to send him the manuscript by registered post. At this time, Gissing was also in negotiations with Chapman and Hall over the terms for an abridgment of Forster's Life of Dickens. Gissing gives Kitton an address for correspondence c/o Mademoiselle Saglio, Château de Tazières, Fourchambault, Nièvre, France. Marie Saglio was a cousin of Gabrielle Fleury, and the couple stayed there in the autumn of 1900 & 1901. David Copperfield appeared with Gissing's introduction in 1903, the year of his death.

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        L'affaire Dreyfus - La vérité en marche EDITION ORIGINALE ENVOI AUTOGRAPHE

      Paris: Eugène Fasquelle, 1901. Fine. Eugène Fasquelle, Paris 1901, 12,5x19cm, relié. - Original edition. Binding sheepskin half blonde, smooth back adorned with a long box with golden florets, dotted lines and arabesques gilded interior framing, planting tiny flowers and large golden jewel in the center, as red morocco label applied inlay, golden milestone in cartridge tail, paper plates to the tank, and contreplats combed guards lined paper, first retained cover plate, contemporary binding. Signed autograph of the author Jean Finot.   - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale. Reliure en demi basane blonde, dos lisse orné d'un long caisson doré avec fleurons, pointillés et arabesques dorés en encadrement intérieur, semis de minuscules fleurs et important fleuron dorés au centre, pièce de titre de maroquin rouge appliquée en incrustation, date dorée dans un cartouche en queue, plats de papier à la cuve, contreplats et gardes doublés de papier peigné, premier plat de couverture conservé, reliure de l'époque. Envoi autographe signé de Emile Zola à Jean Finot, journaliste, sociologue et auteur français. Il fut l'un des rares intellectuels français du début du xxe siècle à s'opposer radicalement aux théories racistes à prétention scientifique et au darwinisme social. 

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        The Making of an American

      New York & London: The Macmillan Company; Macmillan & Co., Ltd,, 1901. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles and decoration to spine and front board gilt, top edge gilt. Portrait frontispiece with tissue guard and photogravures in text. Gift inscription to front free endpaper. A touch of faint rubbing to extremities, otherwise fresh and bright. A lovely copy. First edition, first printing of the autobiography of the Danish-American social reformer, who was "the first photographer to use the power of the image as a tool for reform" (McDarrah, 381). An early adopter of flash photography, Riis began photographing the New York slums and used them to illustrate his book How the Other Half Lives, one of the first modern photobooks. It prompted the first significant New York legislation to address the unsafe tenement housing; he became a lifelong friend of Theodore Roosevelt.

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        Leyendas de D. José Zorrilla

      Manuel Pedro Delgado. 1901 Madrid. Fol. (41 cm). 2 vols., 86 h. de lám. il. grab. Encuadernación en tapa dura de editorial en tela con estampado en dorado y medallónes en relieve, lomo en piel con dorados. Zorrilla, José 1817 - 1893. Con un prólogo de D. Jacinto Octavio Picón. Edición publicada bajo la dirección artística de José Ramón Mélida y Alinari. Mélida y Alinari, José Ramón. 1856 - 1933. Picón, Jacinto Octavio. 1852 - 1923. Contiene ilustraciones y grabados en color y en blanco y negro. Ilustraciones de Arturo Mélida, Alejandro Ferrant, Bartolomé Maura, Emilio Sala, José Jimenez Aranda, Enrique Simonet, Cecilio Pla, Joaquín Sorolla, Marcelino Unceta y Daniel Urrabieta Vierge. Reproducciones en plancha de cobre de P. Dujardin. Reproducciones en color de Lahure, C. Angerer y Goeschl; fotograbados en zinc de Laporta Hermanos y litografias de Julián Palacios . Cubierta deslucida. puntas rozadas . Encuadernación original con dos escudos. (=636640=) Ver imagen

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        The Inheritors An Extravagant Story

      London, William Heinemann, 1901, first edition. First issue in the first binding illustrated yellow cloth with front and back panels stamped in black and publisher's monogram on rear panel, all edges untrimmed, one of 1,520 copies overall using the plates of the McClure, Philips edition and one of 1,000 copies in the first binding with the top edge untrimmed and with 32 pages of ads at the rear, without the dedication leaf which was omitted from this printing, but later tipped into some copies at Conrad's insistence, Cagle A6a(3), binding a, Keating 32, Smith 6, Wise 9, this was their only science fiction title. Bookplate, very good.

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        The praise of folie. Moriae encomium. A book made in Latin by that great Clerke Erasmus . Edited by Sir Thomas Chaloner, Knight. Anno M.D.XLIX

      Edward Arnold, printed at the Essex House Press "under the care of C. R. Ashbee,", [London 1901 - Edition limited to 250 copies (this, no. 25); small folio, pp. vi, [2], 87, [1]; woodcuts and ornamental borders drawn by William Strang and cut by Bernard Sleigh; original parchment-backed decorative paper-covered boards, yapp edges, spine lettered in gilt; boards a little warped and with a small split at the top of the front joint; all else very good. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Obras completas de Don Ramón de Campoamor

      Gonzalez Rojas. 1901 Madrid. cm. 8 VOLÚENES (OBRA COMPLETA). Encuadernación en lomo en piel dorado y gofrado, tapas bellamente estampadas a colores y oros. Campoamor, Ramón de (1817 - 1901). Revisadas y compulsadas con los originales autógrafos bajo la dirección de los señores D. Urbano Gonzalez Serrano, Vicente Colorado y Mariano Ordoñez. Con retrs. del autor. I. Obras filosóficas II. Estudios historico - biográficos y polémicos políticas III. Polémicas filosóficas y literarias IV. Poesias de la primera época V. Doloras, Cantares y humoradas VI. Teatro VII. Poemas simbólicos VIII. Los pequeños poemas. (=118613=) Ver imagen

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        1900 l'exposition retrospective l'art decoratif francais. Description par Gaston Migeon. Avec une instruction par Emile Molinier.

      Paris, Goupil (Paris, Manzi, Joyant et Cie), 1901.. 2 Bände. Deux volumes. V, 28 Texts, 47 Tafelblätter; S. 29-26 u d 4 S., 53 Tafelbl. (jeweils mit unnumeriertem eingebundenem Beschreibungsblatt) und diversen Textillustrationen (Band 1 ca. 18 Illustr., Band 2 ca. 7 Illustr.) Folio (Format ca. 41x34 cm), Ganzlederbände der Zeit.. Numeriertes Exemplar: Nummer 177 von nur 200 Exemplaren. "Il a ete tire de cet ouvrage ... deux cents exemplaires." - Die teils farbigen Tafeln in Kupfertiefdruck. Für die Weltausstellung in Paris 1900 erstellte Prachtausgabe. In prachtvoll ausgestatteten dunkelgrünen Maroquin-Ganzledereinbänden mit Lederintarsien mit Jugendstilornamenten, Auf jeweils fünf Zierbünden, mit goldgeprägten Rückentiteln. Kopfgoldschnitte. Innen (vorne und hinten) mit reicher floraler Randgoldprägung, eingelegte Seidenbezüge, am unteren Rand in Gold signiert: J. Kauffmann Rel. - Die Rücken lichtgebleicht, dadurch bräunlich, gelegentlich leichtere Schabspuren, ein Seidenbezg mit 2 kleineren Löchern (je Durchmesser ca. 1 cm), innen durchgehend etwas stockfleckig, ein Seidenbezug hinten vom Trägerblatt teils gelöst, dieses Trägerblatt etwas gewellt. In 2 großen Pappschubern, diese teils bestocßen und auf den Deckeln beschabt und mit Kratzspuren. - In Französisch. -

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        The Poems of Percy Bysshe Shelley

      Sold by Hacon & Ricketts, The Vale Press and John Lane (Printed at The Ballantyne Press under the Supervision of Charles Ricketts), London and New York 1901 - Custom full leather with 5 raised bands, signed by The Knickerbocker Press (back boards) and G.P. Putnam's Sons (front boards), elaborate gilt tooling inside covers front and back. T.e.g., untrimmed edges(12), ccxpp.; (12), clxxxviii pp.; (12), clxxxviii pp. A very attractive three-volume set. Vols. 1+2 are copyrighted 1901, Vol. 3 is copyrighted 1902. Some minor chipping at leather in tiny spots here and there, not bad. The bindings appear entirely contemporary with the books. VG, front hinge starting at top of Volume 1. A lovely set with dates at base of leather spines (Vol. 1+2: 1901, Vol. 3: 1902). [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        (ab 1919 vom Bayerischen Staatsministerium der Finanzen, ab 1937 vom Bayerischen Ministerpräsidenten Landesforstverwaltung, ab 1951 vom Bayer. Staatsministerium für Ernährung, Landwirtschaft und Forsten, Ministerialabteilung), München.

      Jahrgänge 1901 bis 1951 komplett (Hefte 2 bis 26), ohne Heft 21.. . 25 Bände von 26. Mitteilungen der [später "aus der"] Staatsforstverwaltung Bayerns. Herausgegeben vom Königlichen Staatsministerium der Finanzen, Ministerial-Forstabteilung (ab 1919 vom Bayerischen Staatsministerium der Finanzen, ab 1937 vom Bayerischen Ministerpräsidenten Landesforstverwaltung, ab 1951 vom Bayer. Staatsministerium für Ernährung, Landwirtschaft und Forsten, Ministerialabteilung), München. Jahrgänge 1901 bis 1951 komplett (Hefte 2 bis 26), ohne Heft 21. 1913 wurde die Reihe umbenannt in "Forststatistische Jahresberichte der bayer. Staatsforstverwaltung". Von den Bänden bis 1913 enthalten lediglich 2 der vorhandenen Jahrgängen längere Texte, Bd. 3 (Instruktion zur Ermittlung der Entschädigung für Staatswaldgrund zum Eisenbahnbau) und 10 (Forstarbeiter-Statistik), heißt es im Vorwort von Bd. 16. Bis Heft 19 im Selbstverlag der Behörde, Heft 20 bei Veduka AG, München, Heft 21 Manz Vlg., ab Heft 22 nur mehr ein Druckvermerk (Universitätsbuchdruckerei Wolf, München). Je 8°, bis Heft 17 (1926) in Halbleinwand gebunden, dann kartoniert, bis Heft 15 (1913) statistisches Material auf teils aufklappbaren Tafeln bzw. normalen Seiten, danach Text. Zustand: Einbände berieben, staubig und teils fleckig, Rückenschildchen der gebundenen Bände partiell ablösend, Blöcke und Schnitte partiell stockfleckig, Stempel auf Titeleien, kartonierte Ausgaben lichtrandig und mit Stempel auf Einband, sonst, wenn nicht unten anders angegeben, in gutem Zustande. Die Einbände partiell mit mittleren Lagerschäden, die Blöcke schön. Jahrgang 1901 (Heft 2, 164 Seiten, die ausklappbare Karte fehlt), 1903 (Heft 3, 112 Seiten, schiefgelegen, Einband an Kante abgerieben), 1904 (4. Heft, 138 Seiten, Zustand wie vor), 1905 (5. Heft, 130 Seiten), 1906 (6. Heft, 139 Seiten, bestossen), 1907 (7. Heft, 122 Seiten, Einband mit Abreibung), 1908 (8. Heft, 193 Seiten, Schnitt fleckig, Einband mit Abreibungen), 1909 (9. Heft, 207, Zustand wie vor), 1910 (Heft 10, Forstarbeiter-Statistik, 157 Seiten und 5 Tafeln), 1910 (heft 11, ersch. Bei CH Beck, 142 Textseiten, Tafeln), 1910 (Heft 12, 215 Seiten), 1911 (Heft 13, 235 Seiten), 1912 (Heft 14, 273 Seiten), 1913 (Heft 15, 164 Seiten), 1925 (Heft 16, 209 Seiten, enthält die Texte "Waldbauliche Grundsätze und Vorschriften für den Pfälzerwald" und "Die Douglasfichte in Bayern" von Dr. Harrer), 1926 (Heft 17, 142 Seiten, Tafeln, enthält Texte zum Thema "Aus dem forstlichen Versuchswesen Bayerns", hervorzuheben der Text "Standortbedingungen der Durchforstungsversuche im Sachsenriederforst" eines Gustav Krauss), 1926 (Heft 18, 114 Seiten, enthält "Die Bedeutung der Gesamtwuchsleistung an Baumholzmasse für die Beurteilung der Standorts- und Bestandsgüte"), 1928 (Heft 19, 99 Seiten, s-w-Tafeln, Tesa am Einband, enthält 2 Texte), 1929 (Heft 20, 89 Seiten, minime Läsur am Rücken, Block mit Druckstellen, enthält einen Text zum Betriebsverband Unterhausen und einen Text zum Frankenwald), 1930 (Heft 21, fehlt), 1937 (Heft 22, 118 Seiten, Tafeln, ein Text über "Das Auftreten der Fohleneule in Mittelfranken 1928-1931"), 1937 (Heft 23, 166 Seiten, Text "Die Stammsäule der Fichtenbestockung" von Rohmeder), 1939 (Heft 24, 153 Seiten, Tafeln, beiliegende Schaubilder und Karten, enthält "Auszug aus dem Betriebswerk für die staatlichen Rheinauwaldungen der Pfalz nach dem Stand von 1935, bearbeitet im Forsteinrichtungsreferat des Regierungsforstamtes Pfalz"), 1939 (Heft 25, 137 Seiten, Tafeln, enthält "Der ländliche Kleinwaldbesitz in der Haus- und Dorfwirtschaft des Oberpfälzer Grenzgebirges" von G. Ferst), 1951 (Heft 26, 194 Seiten, enthält 4 Texte, hervorzuheben die 67seitige Arbeit: "Aus der Waldgeschichte der schlechtwüchsigen Kieferngebiete der Bayerischen Oberpfalz und Oberfrankens vom ausgehenden Mittelalter bis zum Dreißigjährigen Krieg" eines Dr. Ernst).

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        The Crime of the Crystal

      London: Digby, Long and Co. 1901., 1901. First Edition. Octavo, pp. 1 of adverts, 396, 16 of adverts. Yellow cloth with vivid design to spine and upper board. Bookseller's stamp to front pastedown, small close tear to front two pages, neat ownership inscription to the half title page, some occasional marking throughout the textblock, catalogue to rear is quite browned. Slight lean to the textblock, some spotting and marking to the edges, especially to the top edge. Some bumping to the head and the tail caps, some rubbing to extremities. Some general light wear and marking to the covers. A very good copy of a scarce volume.

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        The Novels

      London: J. M. Dent & Co.,, 1901-03. Edited by Richard Brimley Johnson. 10 volumes, small octavo (170 x 104 mm). Contemporary green half calf, decorative gilt spines, green cloth sides, top edges gilt, marbled endpapers. Ornamental title pages printed in pale green and blue, colour plates by C. E. and H. M. Brock. Spines sunned, a touch of foxing to fore-edges. A handsomely bound set of the prettiest edition of Jane Austen, originally issued in 1898.

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        The Coming Nelson. From the original painting by Fred Morgan in the possession of Messrs. A. & F. Pears, Ltd

      London.. 1901.. Chromolithograph, image 19 1/2 x 28 on sheet 21 1/4 x 29 1/4 inches. Small stain in lower right margin (not affecting image), several edge tears with one just entering image area, light toning to 1 1/2 inch panel at right side. Otherwise a clean, bright image. A gorgeous image of a young boy sailing his boats under the approving eye of his mother and sister, by the prolific and very popular Victorian painter Fred Morgan, whose paintings of children and animals are particularly charming. A. & F. Pears soap company pioneered the use of "fine art" reproductions in advertising their product, thus equating it in the public mind with the finer things of life. The most famous example of this is their chromolithographic reproduction of Sir John Everett Millais' "Bubbles." The Pears Annual was published from 1891 to the 1920s accompanied by 2 or more of these beautifully printed chromolithographic reproductions of popular paintings of the day. .

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        A Century of American Diplomacy: Being a Brief Review of the Foreign Relations of the United States, 1776-1876

      Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin 1901 - 8vo., brown cloth lettered in gilt; top edge gilt; slightly soiled. First edition, first printing. A multiple presentation copy: Originally owned by William Stuart Walcott, the head of the New York Mills, with his ownership signature; below which the author penned, "With the high regards of John W. Foster, Aug. 12-11." Additionally inscribed to Walcott's granddaughter Lois Walcott, who married the US diplomat Philip C. Jessup: "From John W. Foster's grandson to W. S. Walcott's granddaughter, John Foster Dulles, Aug. 12, 1951," on the front endpaper. A remarkable association copy, linking both grandfather and grandson secretaries of State. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        The Inheritors An Extravagant Story.

      London, William Heinemann, 1901 - London, William Heinemann, 1901, first edition. First issue in the first binding illustrated yellow cloth with front and back panels stamped in black and publisher's monogram on rear panel, all edges untrimmed, one of 1,520 copies overall using the plates of the McClure, Philips edition and one of 1,000 copies in the first binding with the top edge untrimmed and with 32 pages of ads at the rear, without the dedication leaf which was omitted from this printing, but later tipped into some copies at Conrad's insistence, Cagle A6a(3), binding a, Keating 32, Smith 6, Wise 9, this was their only science fiction title. Bookplate, very good. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The First Men in the Moon

      London: George Newnes, 1901., 1901. FIRST EDITION, FIRST IMPRESSION. Octavo pp. vii, 342. Second state binding of mid-blue cloth decorated and titled in black to upper and spine, with white endpapers. Illustrated with black and white frontispiece and eleven further plates. A touch rubbed to corners, light spotting to edges but with clean pages. W. H. Smith blind stamp to flyleaf. A near fine copy that shows well. Geoffrey H. Wells [18]. Shorter New Cambridge Bibliography (Eng.Lit.) 1293-8.

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        China and the Allies

      London, Heinemann, 1901 - Octavo, two volumes, xxiv, 382, [ii, blank], 32 (publisher's catalogue, dated 1900) pages with 7 maps and plans and numerous illustrations plus 20 plates (2 in colour); and xx, 446, [ii, blank] pages with numerous illustrations and 3 maps (one double-page) plus 32 plates (3 in colour, one being double-page); both volumes have colour pictorial endpapers. Original pictorial yellow cloth, leading and bottom edges uncut; corners bumped; cloth a little marked, rubbed and mottled; one plate creased; an excellent set. A detailed account of the Boxer Rebellion by one who was present. In fact, Arnold Henry Savage Landor (1865-1924), author, traveller and adventurer, was invited to 'ride into the [Forbidden] Palace by the side of [the Russian] General Linievitch, who, being senior General, would be the first foreigner to enter the forbidden ground' (Volume 2, page 360). Use [Ask Bookseller a Question] option below to confirm availability.

      [Bookseller: Michael Treloar Antiquarian ANZAAB/ILAB]
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        Their Book

      np, np 1901 - First edition. Hardcover. Copy 32 of only 50 copies printed for private circulation. The first book from Ficke who along with Witter Bynner wrote and published the liteary hoax "Spectra." An about very good plus copy in cloth boards with illustration on the front board but with some foxing to the boards and internally as well. No dust jacket. Very uncommon debut collection of poems. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        De Cupidinis Et Psyches Amoribus Fabula Anilis

      London: Vale Press, 1901. Hardcover. Orig. publisher's linen-backed blue boards with paper front cover label. Fine with some nicks to original glassine overwrapper. 30 pages. 30 x 20 cm. Printed in red and black. Limited edition, one of 310 copies. Five wood engravings by Charles Ricketts, first page with decorative border. With Monroe Wheeler's (Director of Exhibitions and Publications at MOMA). small book plate free front endpaper. Gordon Ray noted [THE ILLUSTRATOR AND THE BOOK IN ENGLAND FROM 1790 TO 1914, pp. 160], "If there was a time in which he (Ricketts) was treated as a follower of William Morris, worth a few paragraphs in a summary of the private press movement, this period of neglect has long since come to an end." With the original prospectus/order form laid-in. Mostly unopened, very crisp and bright copy.

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        Anthony Hope : Collected works [8-volume set]

      Various publishers, ca. 1901-1908, 1901, Hardback, Book Condition: Very Good, Various editionsVery good copies bound in contemporary 1/2 brown leather over marbled boards. Gilt-blocked leather labels to spines, with raised bands and spine compartments uniformly tooled in gilt. All edges marbled; marbled endpapers. Spine bands and panel edges slightly dust-toned and rubbed as with age. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedowns. Some light marginal foxing in places, mainly around prelims. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 0 pages; Description: 8v., plates, fronts. ; 18cm. Summary: 8-volume set of novels by Anthony Hope. Contents: The Prisoner of Zenda (Bristol: Arrowsmith ; London: Simpkin... , No date, New ed.) -- The Indiscretion of the Duchess (Bristol: Arrowsmith ; London: Simpkin... , No date, 1st ed.?) -- Tristram of Blent (London: John Murray, 1901, 1st ed.) -- Double Harness (London: Hutchinson, 1904, 1st ed.) -- A Servant of the Public (London: Methuen, 1905, 1st ed.) -- Sophy of Kravonia (Bristol: Arrowsmith ; London: Simpkin... , 1906, 2nd ed.) -- Tales of Two People (London: Methuen, 1907, 3rd ed.) -- The Great Miss Driver (London: Methuen, 1908, 2nd ed.). Subjects: English literature -- English fiction -- English novel -- Anthony Hope.

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        The New Century Shakespeare Edition De Luxe In 24 volumes The Cambridge Text From the Latest Edition of William Aldis Wright; With Introduction, Notes and Glossaries to Each Play by Israel Gollancz, Editor of the Temple Shakespeare The Complete Notes of Alexander Dyce Life of the Poet by W J Rolfe and a History of the Drama by Henry N Hudson and others

      Boston: Dana Estes and Company 1901. Complete set in 24 volumes. De Luxe Edition. This is copy no. 643 of an edition limited to 1,000 copies. Bound in dark green half morocco over marbled boards. Five raised bands to spines with gilt lettering. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. Bound by Root & Sons. Slight foxing to prelims. Tissue-guarded illustrations, approx. 10 illustrations to each volume. Minimal wear. All volumes firm and tight. A VG set. 20 of the volumes cover the plays, with the last 4 volumes being the Doubtful Plays, a Life, and Dyce's Glossary in 2 volumes. . Very Good. Half Morocco. Deluxe Edition. 1901. 8vo..

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        Wilhelm Raabe (1831-1910). Brief an eine Exellenz vom 23.IX.1901

      0 - Eigenhändiger Brief mit Unterschrift "Wilh Raabe". Braunschweig, 23.IX.1901. 1 S. Gr. 8vo. An eine Exzellenz, die ihm zum 70. Geburtstag gratuliert hatte. ". Wie Fürst und Volk des engeren Vaterlands, so hat ja ganz Deutschland nicht nur in 'überwältigender', sondern auch herzlicher Weise daran theilgenommen, und wahrlich kann auch ich, jetzt bei Sonnenuntergang, mit dem Petrarca sagen: Si quis, tota die currens, pervenit ad vesperam, satis est! Den Wunsch Eurer Excellenz auf ein ruhiges Greisenalter nähme ich gern hin; mit dem 'Schaffen' wird es freilich wohl nicht viel mehr zu bedeuten haben .". Schöner Altersbrief. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Das Interieur. Wiener Monatshefte für angewandte Kunst. Redigiert von Dr. Ludwig Abels. II. Jahrgang (Komplett, gebunden in 1 Band).

      Wien, Anton Schroll, 1901.. 4°. Mit 330 Illustrationen und 92 teils farbigen Bildertafeln. 208 Textseiten, Orig.-Ganzleinenband mit goldgepr. Deckelverzierung. Schmuckvorsätze. Erste Ausgabe. - Die Tafeln zeigen Entwürfe von Leopold Bauer, Max Benirschke, Franz Exler, Rudolf Geisler, A. Griebel, F. C. Hänlein, Josef Hoffmann, Emil Holzinger, V. Jerabek, J. W. Jochem, Prof. Kajetan, R. Melichar, Franz Messner, Val. Mink, F. Moro, Leopold Müller, Karl Patek, Albert Pecha, Ortois & Fix, Victor Postelberg, Otto Prutscher, Johann Scharfen, Hans Schlechta, Wilh. Schmidt, C. W. Schwarz, A. Stark, Karl Sumetsberger, Rudolf Tropsch, Josef Urban, Hans Vollmer, Otto Wytrlik. - Texte von Hartwig Fischel, Chr. Ferdinand Morawe, J. Hoffmann, Moriz Dreger, L. Abels, Wilh. Luksch, Ludwig Abels, R. Tropsch.. Buchrücken am Kopf beidseitig eingerissen. Unteres Kapital etwas rissig. Titelblatt und fliegender Nachsatz leicht stockfleckig. Eselsohr in letzter Tafel. Innen schön und sauber.

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        Autres Poesies de Maistre Francois Villon et de son Ecole.

      Demy 8vo, 194 X 125mm, pp.58 + colophon + press-mark, London: Hacon & Ricketts, 17 Craven Street, for The Eragny Press, The Brook, Hammersmith, 1901. - One of 222 (226) copies printed from 'Vale' type in black and red on Arnold's hand-made paper with the Vale Press watermark. Black-and-white wood-engraved frontispiece, designed and engraved by Lucien Pissarro, two borders in green, one red initial, twenty-eight black and white initials, designed by Lucien and engraved by Esther Pissarro. Quarter grey paper, gold stamped on the upper left hand cover. White paper boards with a repeat pattern of small five petalled flowers printed in pink. Gilt spine titling and ornamental trefoils. Press-mark very lightly spotted, some browning to endpapers. A very good bright copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Man. A monthly Record of Anthropological Science. Published under the Direction of the Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland.

      Reprint der Ausgabe: London, Royal anthropological institute 1901-1950, Johnson und Kraus, 1970.. 1 (1901) - 50 (1950) in 50 Bänden. Mit Hunderten Tafeln und Textillustrationen. Braune Original-Leineneinbände.. ISSN: 0025-1496. Titel rückseitig gestempelt und Buchrücken mit Bibliotheksschildchen, ansonsten tadellose Erhaltung.

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      Princeton, N.J. Nov. 15, . 1901 - [2]pp. written on folded quarto sheet. Fine. A nicely written note, in Wilson's hand, responding to an invitation from the St. Andrews Society: ".I esteem the invitation a great compliment; my own is Scots blood.Pray express to Mr. Carnegie and the Board of Managers of the Society my warm appreciation of their kindness and my sincere regrets. Very truly yours, Woodrow Wilson.".

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        Ueber das Gesetz der Energieverteilung im Normalspectrum [AND] Ueber die Elementarquanta der Materie und der Elektricität.

      . Leipzig, Johann Ambrosius Barth, 1901. 8vo. pp. 553-563; 564-566 in: Annalen der Physik Vierte Folge, Band 4, Heft 3. Original printed wrappers. Preserved in a fine, recent clamshell box with burgundy spine and marbled boards, and red morocco label with gilt title on the spine.l This issue of the foremost journal of physics of that time contains two major contributions by Nobel-Prize winner Max Planck: "Ueber das Gesetz der Energieverteilung im Normalspectrum", and "Ueber die Elementarquanta der Materie und der Elektricität". In the first paper Planck formulated the law of black body radiation. One of the cornerstones of quantum physics. By coincidence, this issue also includes the earliest published paper by Albert Einstein, "Folgerungen aus den Capillaritätserscheinungen." (pp. 513-523). Old stamp on front wrapper, binding broken, a few gatherings and the back wrapper detached. In all a very good and internally clean copy of the original publications in the original wrappers. Very rare in this state. Dibner, 166; DSB XI, 10-12; Weil 1 (for Einstein); PMM, 391..

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        Histoire de Bagdad dans les temps modernes

      Paris, Ernest Leroux, 1901.. Royal octavo. Pp. xiv, 230. Plus 2 plates with maps of Baghdad in 17th and 18th centuries respectively. Hardcover, bound in contemporary quarter cloth and marbled boards, gilt lettering to spine, bit marked, with the original printed wrappers bound in, signature on title-page. In fine condition. Excellent copy. ~ First edition. Scarce.

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        VERHANDLUNGEN DER KAMMER DER ABGEORDNETEN DES BAYERISCHEN LANDTAGES im Jahre 1901/1902. Stenographische Berichte, Band 6 bis 10 + Beilagen, Band 7 bis 12 + Register.

      Gedruckt in München., 1901.. ORIGINALAUSGABEN. 12 Einzelbände, ca. 10.500 S. 29.5cm x 23.5cm, Hardcover/Pappeinband. 12 Einzelbände!!! XXXIII Landtagsversammlung, 2. Session. Sammlung von Protokollen der Sitzungen Nr. 168 (28.9.1901) bis 369 (8.8.1902). Dokumentation aller Wortmeldugen und Vorgänge im Parlament. Beilagen-Bände enthalten das ergänzende Material zu den oben genannten Sitzungen (Anträge, Petitionen, Gesetzesentwürfe, Verordnungen, Haushaltsaufstellungen etc). Themen, u.a.: Haupt-Etat der Militärverwaltung für das Rechnungsjahr 1901 (Beilagen, Bd. 7, S. 1ff.); Mündlicher Bericht über den Entwurf zu einem Schulbedarfsgesetze (Beilagen, Bd. 8, S. 1017 ff.). // Bücher aus ehemaligem Bibliotheksbestand, außen mit Rückensignaturen, innen jew. gestempelt. Einbände berieben und bestoßen. Buchrücken von Beilagen-Band 10 ist seitlich eingerissen. Seiten vereinzelt stockfleckig, leicht wellig oder auch rissig. Bindung bei allen Bänden fest. Guter, teils akzeptabler Zustand. Weitere Sitzungsprotokolle und Beilage-Bände sind bei uns erhältlich! atx mbx [Landtag Bayern, Gesetze, Debatten, Skandale, Politik, Ausschlussverfahren, Beschwerden, Eisenbahnbau, Industrie, Heimatkunde, Geschichte, Quelle, Archiv, 19. Jh, Luitpold von Bayern, Otto I.]

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        Some Pretty Girls, 16x14 Folio, 40 Illustrations

      Quail & Warner 1901 - Huge folio with 40 vintage illustrations by Clarence Frederick Underwood. Signed by the publisher Quail & Warner, a limited edition of 100 this being number 71. A very rare folio , hard to find. This one is complete all 40 illustrations are there. Illustrations have no stains or foxing but do have some corner bends. The brown cloth folio has stains seen in the photo and edgewear. A great find for the C. F. Underwood collector. These are very large illustrations ( 16 1/2" x 14 ") would look really nice framed, but probably wouldn't want to break up the set. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Contributor [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Novels

      New York, Croscup and Sterling,, 1901. 19 volumes, small octavo. Finely bound in half green oasis, mostly sunned to tan, with gilt title and decoration on spine. Raised bands. Cloth boards, with gilt single rules. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. Printed on American deckle edge paper. With many plate illustrations. Occasional rubbing on spine, some corners slightly chipped, overall handsome set in very good condition. Limited edition to 1232 copies of which this is no. 206.

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        (Library Edition of the Novels of...) Anna Karenin [Karenina]; The Death of Ivan Ilyitch and Other Stories; War and Peace. A New and Complete Translation from the Russian, by Constance Garnett... [With] Resurrection. Translated by Louise Maude and Containing Illustrations by Pasternàk. Completely Revised, and with an Appendix Containing Fresh Matter

      London: William Heinemann [the first three works]; London: Grant Richards [fourth work], 1901-1904.. Seven volumes. 8vo. Uniformly bound in contemporary brown half morocco by Otto Schulze & Co. of Edinburgh, matching cloth boards, spines with raised bands, gilt lettered to two panels, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt. Anna Karenina with two frontispiece portraits, Resurrection with 33 plates. A lovely set. A complete set issued thus, with Anna Karenina in two volumes, Ivan Ilyitch in one volume and War and Peace in three volumes. The final volume, Resurrection, comes from another contemporary edition of Tolstoy's works edited and translated by Aylmer and Louise Maude.

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