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        Aus den Hochregionen des Kaukasus. Wanderungen, Erlebnissen, Beobachtungen. Komplett in 2 Bänden.

      Leipzig, Verlag von Duncker & Humblot 1901. - Russ Gr.-8° (24,5 x 17cm). Zwei uniforme grüne Originalleinwandbände mit Titeldruck und farbigem ganzseitigen Rücken- und Deckelbild. Goldkopfschnitt und Lesebändchen. Die Einbände insgesamt stärker berieben, die Bindung trotz der Schwere noch fest. XXXVII (I), 957 / IX, 963 Seiten mit 144 / 102 Abbildungen (davon XXX Fototafeln, IV geologische Tafeln und XII Panoramen - genau überprüft und vorhanden) nach Photographien gezeichnet von E.T.Compton, E.Platz, M.Z.Diemer. Anhang mit Berichtigung und umfangreichem Register. Die 3 Karten FEHLEND! Anstreichungen und marginale Berichtigungen auf den Seiten VI - XVII der Vorrede Band I sowie auf 15 Seiten des 2. Bandes. Besitzvermerk auf den Titelblättern. Innen sauber und wohlerhalten. Durchaus gutes Exemplar. Beiliegend : Vortrag "Eine Reise nach dem Kaukasus" von Kgl.Oberförster Elze/Königstein i.T. am 20.3.1897. 4200

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat und Buchhandlung Carl Wegner]
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        Wanda. Novelle.,

      Dresden, Münchmeyer [1901]. - 230 S., 1 Bl. (Verlagsanz.). OLn. m. Einbandill. Einbd. leicht fleckig. Innen tadellos. EA. W.-G. 35; Plaul 342 - Erste Buchausgabe. Der Text, des damals weitgehend noch unbekannten späteren Erfolgsautors Karl May erschien erstmals 1875 im "Beobachter an der Elbe". Gewicht in Gramm: 500 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Burgverlag]
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        The First Men in the Moon

      The Bowen-Merrill Company, Indianapolis, [1901] - Frontispiece and plates by E. Hering Binding with just a touch of wear to the extremities, one spot to fore-edge, otherwise an exceptionally nice, bright copy; partially erased inscription on title-page, the erasure slightly affecting the printed title H.G. Wells Society Bibliography cf. 18; Currey A1 Precedes the British edition by about a month.

      [Bookseller: Bertram Rota Ltd]
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        The Charters of the Borough of Cambridge. Edited for the Council of the Borough of Cambridge and the Cambridge Antiquarian Society

      Cambridge: At the University Press, 1901. Maitland's copy, with his armorial bookplate, with the presentation--"Austin H Johnson / from Mrs Maitland / In Mem / April 27 1907 Maitland's sole collegial effort with Mary Bateson, the "rare and great success" whom Maitland had recruited, tragically to die shortly before him; with Maitland's introduction glossing the charters (in Latin and English translation) seriatim

      [Bookseller: Meyer Boswell Books, Inc.]
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        The Book of Household Management

      London: Ward, Lock & Co, Limited,, 1901. Entirely new edition, revised, corrected and greatly enlarged, containing new coloured plates and numerous full-page and other engravings. Octavo. Original red quarter morocco, green cloth sides, titles and elaborate decorations to spine gilt, ads printed to endpapers. Folding colour frontispiece and 8 other colour plates, black and white engravings in the text throughout. Extremities faintly worn, light spotting to edges of text block and endleaves, front inner hinge staring, recto of frontispiece slightly tanned. An excellent copy. Revised and enlarged edition, originally published in 1861. An attractive copy.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        [Binding, Fine- Arts and Crafts] Atalanta in Calydon

      London: Chatto & Windus, 1901. First edition thus. Superb full brown crushed morocco Arts and Crafts binding, quite possibly the work of the Guild of Women Binders, though not signed. Attractive grape and leaf gilt pattern on cover with circular inlays of green morocco in concentric rectangular gilt-ruled box on both covers, spine with five raised bands and gilt designs on four compartments. 98pp with pubishers woodcut at end. Printed on fine laid paper, all edges gilt. Very minor browntoning only to first sheets, else fine.

      [Bookseller: Nudelman Rare Books]
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        The Connoisseur: An Illustrated Magazine for Collectors Volumes 1 to 57 inclusive(Sept-Dec 1901 through to May-Aug 1920)

      Sampson Low, Marston, 1901, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First EditionPublisher and Editors vary throughout the run of 57 volumes, but all are bound consistently in fine brown cloth with gilt titles and border on front covers, volume number stamped at bottom of spine in gilt. All volumes have the elegant bookplate of previous owner William A.Crowe laid in (front endpaper), a very pleasant design in itself. Condition of this whole set is remarkably good, very slight foxing some volumes to front endpapers but practically none throughout text. All tissue sheets intact throughout. A very finely preserved set of the first 57 volumes of this unique periodical. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). 57 volumes only of set or series. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 3 kilos. Category: Antiques & Collectibles; England; 1900-1920; Art & Design. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 8053.

      [Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books]
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        Atlas der Nasenkrankheiten, enthalten 356 Figuren in 475 Einzelbildern auf 38 Tafeln. Nach der Natur gemalt und erläutert von Hofrath Dr. Robert Krieg.

      - Stuttgart, Verlag von Ferdinand Enke, 1901, 4°, XXIV, 166, (2) pp., 38 farblith. , Tafeln, orig. Halbleinenband. Erste und einzige Ausgabe des ersten Atlas der Nasenkrankheiten! Mit deutschen und englischen Text "Atlas if Diseases of the Nose with 38 Coloured Plates and 475 Illustrations." English Translation by Alphonse Roman. - ". so das Paul Heymann recht hat, wenn er 1898 in seiner Geschichte der Laryngologie und Rhinologie sagt: "Atlanten der Nasenkrankheiten besitzen wir bislang nicht." Da auch seither ein solcher nicht erschienen ist, darf als wohl der hier vorgelegte als der erste Atlas der Nasenkrankheiten bezeichnet werden." Vorwort, Robert Krieg (1848-1933). - - "The operation or partial excision of the cartilage for the treatment of deflections of the nasal septum was perfected by Robert Krieg." Garrison & Morton No. 3300 (Beiträge zur Resection der Cartilago quadrangularis narium zur Heilung der Skoliosis septi (1889)). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Medicusbooks]
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        Rare Autograph! Joseph Pulitzer boldly signs a proxy, appointing the general manager of his ?New York World? to vote his shares at a meeting of ?stockholders of the Pulitzer Publishing Company of St Louis Missouri??

      "Rare Partly Printed Document Signed ?Joseph Pulitzer,? 1p, 8? x 6.75?. New York, January 15, 1901. Completed in manuscript and notarized. Fine condition.In full, ?Know all Men by these Presents, that I Joseph Pulitzer do hereby constitute and appoint F.D. White Attorney and Agent for me, and in my name, place and stead, to vote as my proxy at a meeting election of of the Pulitzer Publishing Company, St Louis, on Monday Jan. 21, 1901 according to the number of votes I should be entitled to vote if then personally present. In Witness Whereof...? Florence D. White, hired as a reporter by Pulitzer when he was 16, was General Manager of Pulitzer?s ?New York World.?Joseph Pulitzer had founded the ?St. Louis Post-Dispatch? in 1878 and continued to own and publish it until his death. His eyes began to fail in the 1880s and by the end of the decade, at age 42, Joseph Pulitzer was virtually blind. Under his authorization, letters and documents requiring his signature were mostly signed by his secretaries. However, he personally signed this proxy whose validity would have been challenged had a secretary signed his name. Autograph material authentically signed by Joseph Pulitzer has rarely appeared on the market. In fact, before this item became available, only one Joseph Pulitzer signed document or letter had appeared at a major public auction in at least the last 25 years."

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        The Odes and Epodes of Horace With Latin Text Edited by Clement Lawrence Smith

      Boston: The Bibliophile Society, 1901-1904. Limited edition. Hardcover. Very good. Introduction by Archbishop Ireland. Latin text edited by Clement Lawrence Smith. Seven parts in nine volumes plus a volume of Quotations, ten volumes in all, complete. Half vellum paper with brown paper covered boards. Number 187 of 467 copies. Includes many illustrations signed by the artists including W.H.W. Bicknell, Howard Pyle, James Fagan, Edmund H. Garrett, which appear in two forms, one with the artist's signature and one without. Housed in original double slipcases. The outer slipcases are generally lightly soiled and worn, the inner slipcases are only slightly worn, and are generally good to very good. The paper vellum spines are occasionally lightly foxed else the books are generally very good to fine. The textblocks are generally fine bright with the illustrated plates crisp and fine; many textblocks are unopened. With the bookplate of Walter Learned on the front pastedown, and a private library plate of Eila Haggin McKee on the rear pastedown. In Latin and English.

      [Bookseller: Thorn Books]
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        Later Renaissance architecture in England : a series of examples of the domestic buildings erected subsequent to the Elizabethan period / edited, with introductory and descriptive text, by John Belcher and Mervyn E. Macartney. ... (Truncated)

      London : Batsford, 1901, Hardback, Book Condition: Very Good, First EditionFull Book Title: Later Renaissance architecture in England : a series of examples of the domestic buildings erected subsequent to the Elizabethan period / edited, with introductory and descriptive text, by John Belcher and Mervyn E. Macartney. [complete in 2 volumes]Very good copies bound in the original 1/4 leather and cloth-covered boards. Gilt-blocking to spines with raised bands. Spine bands and panel edges somewhat dulled and worn as with age. Top edges gilt. Some foxing to endpapers. Bright and clean internally. Particularly well-preserved; tight and strong. Further scans, images and additional bibliographical material available on request. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 2 pages; Physical description: 2 v (xxiv, [3], 12, 116p, CLXX plates). 48 x 35cm. Subjects: Architecture, Renaissance -- Architecture -- England -- History.

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        Obras completas de Don Ramón de Campoamor

      - Literatura española. Poesía. Siglo XIX. (821.134.2-1) Gonzalez Rojas. Madrid. 1901 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. 36C [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Alcaná Libros]
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        Anthony Hope : Collected works [8-volume set]

      Various publishers, ca. 1901-1908 - 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. Very 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. 4 Kg. 0 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        "Peru, history of coca, ""the divine plant"" of the Incas with introductory account of the Incas, and of the Andeans of to-day."

      New York: J.H. Vail & Co.. 1901. "First edition, thick 8vo, pp. xxxi, [1], 576; 178 illus. in the text throughout, some full-p.; nice, bright copy in orig. maroon cloth stamped in gilt, with no cracking of the hinges; stain on front free endpaper from a coca plant extending to half-title and recto of frontispiece, and with a trace of the stain on the title-p. Includes bibliography, index and a glossary, and tables from the investigation ""among several hundred physicians on the physiological action and the therapeutic application of coca."""

      [Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books]
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        The History of South Carolina Under the Proprietary Government 1670-1719. And; The History of South Carolina Under the Royal Government 1719-1776.

      New York. The Macmillan Co. 1901. - First Edition. Illustrated with maps (some foldout). 2 volumes. 8vo. Bound in gilt titled cloth over boards. t.e.g. The mildest of scuffing to covers, else a clean, crisp, Fine set.Featured History. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Heldfond Book Gallery, Ltd. ABAA , ILAB]
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        The Stall Plates of the Knights of the Order of the Garter 1348-1485

      Westminster London: Archibald Constable and Company Ltd , 1901. Collation, 25pp, 90 full page chromolitho plates.Book measures 34.5 x 26 cm. Bound in original publishers quarter calf, cloth boards, gilt crest on top board, marble endpapers. Binding light rubbed on edges, cloth rubbed with very slight wear loss on corner on top board, spine faded. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages and plates in very good clean condition. A very nice clean well bound copy. A1. First Edition. Very Good Plus. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

      [Bookseller: George Jeffery Books]
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        Kim

      London: Macmillan and Co., , 1901. Octavo. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in full red morocco, titles and box design to spine gilt, raised bands, rule to boards gilt, twin rule gilt to turn ins, green endpapers, all edges gilt. Illustrated with photographs of clay reliefs by John Lockwood Kipling. A fine copy. First Edition First Impression. A famous novel finely bound.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Zur Lehre der Blutzirkulation in der Schädelhöhle des Menschen, namentlich unter dem Einfluss von Medikamenten. Experimentelle Untersuchungen.

      . Jena, Verlag von Gustav Fischer, 1901, 8°, (4), 78 pp., 16 Kurven und 1 Figur im Text, 5 gefalt. tafeln, original broschiertes, unaufgeschnittenes, frisches Exemplar.. First Edition of a classic research on circulation and temperature in the brain in their relation to mental and bodily processes. - Before registration the first EEG through the trepanned skull on July 6th, 1924, Hans Berger (1873-1941), professor of psychiatry reproduced Mosso's experiments on the charge circulation and temperature of the brain during alterations, as sleep, sitting up, emotion etc. The results of these investigations into the circulation of the brain were published in the above monograph. - See - Haymaker, Founder of Neurology; McHenry-Garrison, Hist. of. Neurology, p.362; R.Ginzberg, Three years with H.Berger, J.Hist.Med. 4: p.361; Brazier

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat für Medizin - Fritz-Dieter S]
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        THE QUEEN COOKERY BOOKS. a full set of 14 volumes ***plus The original box ***

      UK. Horace Cox. 1902 1903. 1904 1901 - Hardbacks, A full set of 14 volumes plus the original cabinet box, a mixture of first, second & third editions, titles are Soups, Ices, Pickles and Preserves, Entrees, Meat and Game, Sweets part 1, Sweets part 2, Breakfast and Lunch dishes,Salads Sandwiches & Savouries, Vegetables, Bread Cake and Biscuits, Fish part 1, Fish part 2 , Household Hints, all in quite nice condition, the odd rub here & there, Still has the Original Box which has on it Cabinet QUEEN Cookery Books, the box has some faded, some darkening. edges have some rubs, quite a scarce item. Extra postage needed, VG condition

      [Bookseller: Cobweb Books]
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        The works of Edgar Allan Poe

      A.&C.Black,Soho Square-London-1901 - Standard edition in four volumes.Original blue binding.Portrait of the author in the first volume.Ex-libris of the old owner. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: El Incunable]
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        Sherlock Holmes The Hound of the Baskervilles Strand Magazine First Publication

      UK: George Newnes, 1901. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine. Sidney Paget. The extremely rare (none currently available online) first ever printing of the famous Sherlock Holmes stories The Hound of the Baskervilles and The Return of Sherlock Holmes. Published between August 1901 and April 1902, a year before the first edition of the Hound novel, and 1903-1904 (Return of Sherlock Holmes) this handsomely bound item contains the complete run of all 32 installments of Hound of the Baskervilles and The Return of Sherlock Holmes. The original pages, fully illustrated throughout with Sidney Paget's famous work, are all clean, with no tears of nicks. The hardback binding has a Strand Magazine cover on the front board. Many more images available on request.

      [Bookseller: Brought to Book Ltd]
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        Writings & Speeches of, The. [Beaconsfield Edition]

      1901. The Only Thing Necessary for the Triumph of Evil is for Good Men to do Nothing"BURKE, Edmund. The Writings & Speeches of. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1901. The Beaconsfield Edition. Limited to 1,000 numbered sets. Twelve octavo volumes (8 11/16 x 5 1/2 inches; 220 x 141 mm.). Engraved title-pages and gravure frontispieces and portraits. Contemporary three quarter green crushed levant morocco over marbled boards ruled in gilt. Spines with two raised bands, decorated in black and lettered in gilt, top edge gilt, others uncut, marbled end-papers. Spines uniformly faded to olive green, otherwise a near fine and very attractive set.Edmund Burke (1729-1797), ?"Irish-born English statesman and author, known for his orations in the House of Commons. Burke was sympathetic toward the American colonies and the Irish Catholics and was a strong enemy of the French Revolution. Among his most famous speeches are On American Taxation [and] On Conciliation with the Colonies?" (Benét?'s Reader?'s Encyclopedia).

      [Bookseller: David Brass Rare Books, Inc.]
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        L'ART DE LUTHIER

      Niort: Chez ll'Auteur, 1901. Paperback. Good +. Pictorial wraps. 100 illus. of violins & their parts. Text on glossy paper stock. Wraps sunned/chipped; rear wrap torn as well as rear end paper. Lower half strip of spine is lacking. Tight interior. Most copies have been rebound. Rare in the original wraps!

      [Bookseller: J.B. Muns, Fine Arts Books]
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        Up from Slavery: An Autobiography

      New York: Doubleday Page. 1901. First. First edition. Octavo. Red cloth gilt. A little rubbing at the extremities, a couple of leaves a little roughly opened resulting in small nicks at the page edges, else a very near fine copy with the gilt bright. Inscribed by the author shortly after publication on the front pastedown: "To Mr. Joel Chandler Harris with kind wishes of Booker T. Washington, April 14, 1901" and underscored with a flourish. Harris clearly read the book and has scored many passages in pencil. He was impressed with Washington upon hearing him speak at the Cotton States and International Exposition in 1895. Washington in turn admired Chandler's Uncle Remus for its symbolic message of wisdom and kindness about blacks, and lauded him (in a letter and a speech) for a series of progressive articles on race relations published in the Saturday Evening Post. In a 1909 letter sent along with a donation for the creation for a Harris memorial, Washington wrote: "It was my pleasure to know him personally. He was one of the best and most helpful friends my race ever had anywhere in the country." Chandler died in 1908, after that his house "The Wren's Nest" was maintained by his family. In 1913 they called in a local institution to remove any valuable books, this obviously was not among them. Neither does it appear in the census of his library The Library of Joel Chandler Harris: An Annotated Checklist that included both the books that they took, and the books that were left behind at "The Wren's Nest." Our supposition is that Chandler was impressed enough with the book to pass it on to others. The book has been in the library of an Atlanta collector for nearly half a century. A spectacular association copy of an African-American high spot from one Blockson 101 author to another. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        In Sicily 1896-1898-1900.

      Sands and Co. 1901 - Londres, Sands and Co., 1901. 2 vol. in 4 de XXXH-439pp., XVI-565pp. cartes, plus de 300 illustrations dont 11 plans et une carte dépliante en noir, reliures en pleine toile vert foncé de l'éditeur illustrées d'un medaillon bleu au centre des plats représentant la Crinacria de la villa Giulia, contrecollé, entouré d'un cercle doré, titre doré, dos du tome II. légèrement insolé, rousseurs éparses, taches blanches sur la partie latérale gauche du dos du tome II., ainsi que sur le deuxième plat, quelques taches sur le dos du tome I., coiffes et mors frottés, tranches supérieures dorées, bon et bel exemplaire. Douglas Sladen (1856-1947) fit des études au Trinity Collège d'Oxford. Il devint le tout premier professeur d'Histoire à l'Université de Sydney en Australie. Il fit de très nombreux voyages à travers le monde dont il publia quelques livres. Il est l'auteur de: ''The spanish armada'' (1888), ''A japanese marriage'' (1895), ''Queer thing about Egypt'' (1911), ''The real truth about Germany'' (1914). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Entscheidungen des K.-K. Obersten Gerichtshofes in Civil- und Justizverwaltungssachen : veröff. von d. Gerichtshofe Neue Folge Band 1-20 komplett (Entscheidung Nr: 1-1913)

      Wien Verlag Manz 1901-1920. 20 original Einbände , kl.-8°, bis 1917 original Leinebände dann original Pappbände; Zustand: gut. Erscheinungsverlauf: N.F. 1.1901 - 20.1920, 1901 - 1920 / Früher u.d.T.: Österreich / Oberster Gerichtshof: Entscheidungen des K.-K. Obersten Gerichtshofes in Civilsachen / Später u.d.T.: Österreich / Oberster Gerichtshof: Entscheidungen des Österreichischen Obersten Gerichtshofes in Zivilsachen

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        Old Indian Legends

      Ginn and Company, 1901, Hardcover, Book Condition: Fair, Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, 1st Edition, Signed by Author(s)inscribed on the half title page by the author thus : "Indian Legends are Wild Flowers from America's once Virgin Soil Zitkala-Sa (Gertrude Bonnin)". there are no other inscriptions but the preliminary pages are marked, lightly creased and foxed. the red boards are worn and marked, and there are small tears in the cloth. the book is complete with all plates as called for. there are age related marks and a couple of small tears. the binding is strong. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Signed by Author(s). Inventory No: 36el.

      [Bookseller: Chapter 1 Books]
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        Diccionario Razonado de Legislacion y Jurisprudencia [and] Supp.

      1901 - Eminent Nineteenth-Century Spanish Law Dictionary Escriche, Joaquin [1784-1847]. Diccionario Razonado de Legislacion y Jurisprudencia. Nueva Edicion en que van Corregidos Numerosos Yerros de las Anteriores; Aumentada con Multitud de Articulos Nuevos Sobre el Derecho Vigente en Espana y America. Lleva Ademas en un Supplemento el Codigo Comercio, La Ley de Enjuiciamiento en Materias y Causas de Comercio, La Nueva Ley de Enjuiciamiento Civil, Etc., Etc. Paris: Garnier Hermanos, [1901]. vii, 1787 pp. Main text in parallel columns. [With] Escriche, Joaquin. Pi y Arsuaga, Francisco, Editor. Novisima Edicion del Diccionario Razonado de Legislacion y Jurisprudencia. Acompanada de un Extenso Suplemento que Contiene mas de 700 Articulos con Notas y Referencias a las Principales Legislaciones Latino-Americanas y el Extracto de Diez y Seis de Sus Constituciones, Compilado, Concordado y Comentado por D. Francisco Pi y Arsuaga. Paris: Garnier Hermanos, 1901. viii, 500 pp. Main text in parallel columns. Uniform contemporary quarter calf over pebbled cloth, blind frames to boards, raised bands, gilt titles and gilt ornaments to spines, marbled endpapers. Light rubbing to extremities with minor wear, crack in text block between front free endpaper and title page. Toning and occasional light browning to text, early owner signature to front free endpaper of Diccionario, interior otherwise clean. * First published in 1831, this eminent dictionary went though several editions in the nineteenth century and reached its latest edition in 1998. Along with imprints issued in Madrid and Paris were several issued by Latin American publishers in Mexico City, Caracas, Valparaiso, Santiago and Bogata. It is a comprehensive work with lengthy descriptions. The Diccionario has an appendix that compares the Spanish constitutions of 1869 and 1876. As their titles indicate, our volumes have supplemental material about Latin America. All editions are scarce. OCLC locates 2 copies identical to ours, one in North America (at the University of Michigan Law School). These editions not in the British Museum Catalogue. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd., ABAA ILAB]
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        THREE PLAYS FOR PURITANS: THE DEVIL'S DISCIPLE, CÆSAR AND CLEOPATRA, & CAPTAIN BRASSBOUND'S CONVERSION

      London: Grant Richards, 1901.. Pale green vertically ribbed cloth, t.e.g., others untrimmed. Cloth a bit sunned and marked, spine slightly cocked, inner hinges cracking (but sound), bookplate. A good copy, in half morocco slipcase and chemise. First edition, in the primary binding. The edition consisted of 2000 copies, spread amongst several binding lots. An interesting copy: affixed to the half-title for "Captain Brassbound's Conversion" is one of Shaw's small lettercards, inscribed: "12th Feb. 1901. The part was written for Ellen Terry. G. Bernard Shaw." On the front endsheet appears a small ink date: "Jan. 16, 1901," and in the early same hand, on the verso of the same leaf as bears Shaw's card, appears the following: "Written by the author in Ellen Terry's copy of Three Plays for Puritans 'To Ellen Terry - my Lady Cicely. Who thought it would be all the same - (but it wasn't) if she played Volumnia instead.'" The bookplate is that of one "Lindsay Jardine." LAURENCE A46a.

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        The works of William Makepeace Thackeray. [Charterhouse edition : complete in 26 volumes]

      London, Smith, Elder; Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott, 1901, Hardback, Book Condition: Very Good, 1st Edition in this formLimited edition of 1,000 copies - this is no. 731. Very good copies bound in green cloth. Title-printed spine labels, somewhat edge-worn. Slight suggestion only of dust-dulling to the spine bands and panel edges. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Further scans, images etc. and additional bibliographical material available on request.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 0 pages; Description: 26 v. frontis., plates; 23 cm. Includes all original illustrations. Contents: v.1. Vanity Fair I --v.2. Vanity Fair II --v.3. Pendennis I --v.4. Pendennis II --v.5. The newcomes I --v.6. The newcomes II --v.7. Henry Esmond --v.8. The Virginians I --v.9 The Virginians II --v.10. Philip I --v.11. Philip II --v.12. Hoggarty Diamond --v.13. Christmas Books --v.14. Book of Snobs --v.15. Burlesques --v.16. Paris sketch book --v.17. Yellowplush papers --v.18. Irish sketch book --v.19. Barry Lyndon --v.20. Catherine --v.21. Ballads --v.22. Roundabout papers --v.23. Four Georges --v.24. Lovel the widower --v.25. Misc. essays --v.26. Contributions to Punch (not previously reprinted).

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        WORKS OF WILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY, CHISWICK EDITION (Complete 30 Volume Set)

      J. M. Dent & Co.. Very Good+; ***SALE. The price of this item has been temporarily reduced . by 40%. Sale price ends soon!***. 1901. Hardcover. Limited Chiswick Edition #798 of 1,000. Original green silk cloth covers with gilt stamped Arts & Crafts stylized decor on sunned spines have an ocassional minor blemish but overall covers range from very good+ to near fine. Boards and spines are straight. Bindings are tight. Gilt top edges and untrimmed fore edges very good. Color frontispieces protected by tissue. Title pages in red & black ink. Pages are pristine and the books have never been cracked open. A lovely set. .

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        GALLEREYA RUSSKIKH PISATELEI

      Moskva (Moscow), Izd. Skirmunta, 1901. - Folio. Contemporary quarter leather. 589 pp. Spine worn. Plates throughout. Lacks 5 leaves. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Pages From The Journal Of A Queensland Squatter

      London, Hurst & Blackett, 1901. First edition, signed by the authorpp416, b/w plates & fold-out maps; 8vo, original cloth with gilt lettering. Spine slightly leaning, faint flecking, but a very good copy Signed `with the sincere good wishes of the author 1902'. Born in England into an aristocratic French family in 1836, de Satge arrived in Melbourne in 1853. Introductions to Governor La Trobe resulted in a clerkship in the Goldfields Commission, but he preferred the life of a pastoralist. He joined his brother on stations on the Darling Downs, acquiring considerable property and wealth. He represented various country electorates on the Queensland Legislative Assembly, as a delegate for the squatters, or `pure merinos'. ADB calls this book `valuable and racy reminiscences' Quantity Available: 1. Category: sw EXPLORATION AUSTRALIA BIOGRAPHY QUEENSLAND; Inventory No: 239655.

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        Wall Street Stories

      McClure, Phillips & Co, 1901. Hardcover. Very Good. New York: McClure, Phillips & and Company, 1901. First Edition, Third Printing. Lacking a dust jacket. In Very Good condition. Clean text. One page shows faint waviness at bottom corner. Previous owner name on three pages at prelims. Sound binding. Boards show light mottling and light soiling. Light wear at spine ends and corners. Side edge of page block shows faint insect damage. A nice early printing of the first edition.

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        The Kid Hangs Up His Stocking

      New York: (Reprinted for distribution by The College Settlements Association). 1901. First. First separate edition (published previously in The Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine in 1899). Stapled self-wrappers. 8pp. Slight soiling, tiny stains, and a bumped corner, else very near fine. A short story about a boy in the ghetto at Christmas, apparently issued as a Christmas fund raiser. The story was collected in Children of the Tenements in 1903. Rare. OCLC locates a single copy, at Simmons College. .

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        Sammlung stereoskopischer Aufnahmen als Behelf für den theoretisch-praktischen Unterricht in der Geburtshilfe

      Seitz & Schauer, München 1901 - 28 stereoscopic b/w plates in black cloth slipcase. Includes a 4 page brochure with an index of the cards. Stamp of "Staatliche Sammlung ärtzlicher Lehrmittel - Berlin" on title page of booklet and on back of each card. Small sticker "Sammlg. ärtzl. Lehrm" on slipcase. The cards are on childbirth and were used in German medical schools. Text in German. In very good condition. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Paris Known and Unknown

      George Barrie & Son, Philadelphia 1901 - First edition. 9 Parts (of 10, lacking Part 8). Folios. Pictoral cloth portfolios with extensive and beautiful illustrations and plates. Some string ties broken or lacking, edges of a few leaves a little worn, else a nice, near fine incomplete set. Set number 170 of 1000 numbered sets. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        CAPTAIN ISHMAEL: A SAGA OF THE SOUTH SEAS

      London: Hutchinson & Co,. 1901. Octavo, pp. [1-4] [1-2] 3-344 [345-348: ads dated "Autumn 1901"], inserted frontispiece,. original pictorial red cloth, front panel stamped in black, white and gold, spine panel stamped in gold.. Light scattered foxing to paste-downs and edges of text block, free. endpapers age-darkened (a fault common to this book), a tight,. bright, very good copy. A nice copy of a scarce book rarely found in. decent condition. (#101962). First edition. "... an extraordinary novel of a man doomed to wander deathless through the ages, who several times meets the Wandering Jew, and in the end invents long-range guns with explosive shells in a 'world of if,' long before anybody else." - Sam Moskowitz, "George Griffith-Warrior of If" in George Locke (ed), The Raid of 'Le Vengeur' and Other Stories by George Griffith (1974), p. 44. "One of Griffith's rarest books..." - Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 97. Stableford, Scientific Romance in Britain 1890- 1950, p. 53. Reginald 06366. Not in Bleiler (1948; 1978).

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        Candle-Lightin' Time

      New York: Dodd, Mead & Company. 1901. First. First edition. Illustrated with photographs by the Hampton Institute Camera Club. Decorative cloth and decorations by Margaret Armstrong. A trifle rubbed at the bottom of the boards, just about fine in an about very good example of the rare dustwrapper with shallow loss at the crown, and some slight loss at the top of the front flap fold. A very nice copy in a nice example of the fragile jacket that reproduces elements of the Margaret Armstrong binding design, one of only a few that we've seen. .

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        The New Natural History [Twelve Volumes]

      New York: Merrill & Baker [copyright date 1901], Deluxe edition. (Hardcover) Fine. 12 volumes Quarto in matching half red morocco and brick red cloth with gilt spine and gilt top edge with 72 colour lithograph plates (including frontispieces) and sixteen hundred illustrations in text from woodcuts. Occasional minor rubbing to extremities else a clean set in an attractive binding. N.B. Extra shipping required. Before placing your order please click the link Ask Bookseller A Question. We can then confirm availability and give you an accurate quote for postage, and also discuss any special requirements. Richard Lydekker (1849-1915) was an English naturalist and geologist,and served on the staff of the Geological Survey of India from 1874-82. Preface by Joel A. Allen..

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        Studien zur Kriegsgeschichte und Taktik. 5 in 10 Bänden. (5 Text- u. 5 Tafel/Atlas-Bände).

      Ernst Siegfried Mittler, Berlin 1901 - Bd. 1: Heeresbewegungen im Kriege 1870-1871. 1901. XII, 287. Mit 17 Karten separat im Tafelband ---- Bd:2: Das Abbrechen von Gefechten. 1903. X, 279 Seiten. Mit 25 Karten im separaten Tafelband --- Bd. 3: Der Schlachterfolg, mit welchen Mitteln wurde er erstrebt? 1903. X, 313 Seiten. 65 Skizzen im separaten Atlasband. --- Bd. 4: Die Festung in den Kriegen Napoleons und der Neuzeit. 1905. (VII), 335 Seiten. Mit 29 Skizzen im separaten Atlasband. ---- Bd. 5: Der 18. August 1870. 1906. XVI, 597 Seiten + Anlagen. Mit 41 Skizzen, 2 Karten u. einem Plan im separaten Tafelband. -------- Geringe Zeitspuren, Papier z.T. etwas stockfleckig. Sehr ordentlich erhalten. ---- Auf das Nachsatz aufgeklebt die Beschreibung des vorherigen Händlers mit kleinem Kaufvermerk des letzten Besitzers (1997) --- Mehrere Kilogramm schwer, erhöhte Versandksoten (Inland Euor 6,50) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Functionelle Nierendiagnostik, mit besonderer Berücksichtigung der Nierenchirurgie. Klinisch-Experimentelle Untersuchungen.

      - Berlin & Wien, Urban & schwarzenberg, 1901, 8°, (4), 155, (1) pp., 2Holuschnitte, orig. Leinenband; St.a.Tit. Erste Ausgabe! - "Mit Hilfe seines Instrumentenbauers Georg Hirschmann gelang es dem damals 35-jähriger Leopold Casper (1859-1959) durch einen gleitenden Schieber dem Katheter eine Krümmung zu geben, mit deren Hilfe das Einführen in den Harnleiter nun einfach und sicher wurde. - Leopold Casper ging nach dem Studium in Berlin für neun Monate nach London und Wien, um dort speziell urologische und chirurgische Vorlesungen zu hören.58 Nach seiner Rückkehr ließ er sich im Jahr 1885 in seiner Heimatstadt als Arzt nieder.59 Im Jahre 1900 eröffnete er zunächst eine Privatklinik und wurde im Jahre 1908 Belegarzt im Franziskus-Krankenhaus. Viele Ärzte wurden an seiner Klinik ausgebildet, auch Eugen Rehfisch (1862-1937), dessen Rolle bei der Entwicklung der Urodynamik in den letzten Jahren beleuchtet wurde. Der amerikanische Urologe Hugh H. Young kam für zwei Monate nach Berlin, um bei Casper das Zystoskopieren zu erlernen. Um den Harnleiterkatheterismus entbrannte am Ende des 19. Jahrhundert ein Prioritätenstreit zwischen Casper und Nitze, der in der medizinischen Literatur über längere Zeit präsent war. Gemeinsam mit dem Internisten Paul Friedrich Richter (1868-1935) verfasste er die "Funktionelle Nierendiagnostik". - *) Keller1954, p.41 Dazu folgende Bemerkung von Eugen Joseph: "erst durch die Konstruktion, welche Casper dem Instrument gab, indem er dem Ureterkatheter eine Biegung verschaffte, durch die er in den Harnleiter eindrang, wurde die Methodik des Ureterkatheterismus geschaffen." Joseph 1929 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Signed Check

      Columbus, Ohio, 1901. unbound. 3 x 8.75 inches, Columbus, Ohio, September 10, 1901. This exceedingly rare document signed "Brice Custer" is a check drawn on the Columbus Savings Bank Co. in Columbus, Ohio -- a payment to the order of Brice Custer for the amount of $48.00, boldly signed on the back. History has shown that Brice took great pain in hiding his brother&#39;s secret, including hiding the facts from Elizabeth Custer, the General&#39;s wife and his greatest champion. After graduating from High School, Josiah moved to Oklahoma to live with his mother "Monahseetah," who had since married a white man named John Isaac. Recent historical information has surfaced indicating that Custer had married "Monahseetah" (Daughter of Chief Black Kettle) in a traditional Cheyenne marriage ceremony. Historian Gregory Michno, who was skeptical of the story, includes it in his LAKOTA NOON: The Indian Narrative of Custer&#39;s Defeat (1997), a Cheyenne account that insists not only upon the relationship between Custer and "Monahseetah" and upon the existence of a child, but also that both were present in the Indian village of Lakota&#39;s and Cheyenne that Custer fatally attacked at the Little Big Horn River in 1876. Michael A. Elliot examines the matter further in his acclaimed book "Custerology: The Enduring Legacy of the Indian Wars," University of Chicago Press, 2008, confirming that Brice secretly raised General Custer&#39;s Indian child <a href="http://www.argosybooks.com/shop/argosy/144.html?id=eF2SBywe">, but adds: "Gail Kelly-Custer delivered a paper at the 2004 meeting of the Western Historical Association entitled &#39;General Custer&#39;s Secret Indian Family, or How I Discovered My Heritage.&#39;" Kelly-Custer presented evidence in the form of extensive research and documentation in support of her thesis, including an affidavit that Brice Custer had raised Yellow Bird from infancy. Last there is a well-known interview, circa 1920s with "Brave Bear," a Cheyenne warrior who was present at Little Big Horn. He was asked: "Yellow Bird was fathered by the white soldier-chief?" "It is so," Brave Bear answered. "The soldier-chief who had yellow locks hanging to his shoulders, the one we called Long Hair." A true rarity by the one Custer brother that actually altered history, for over a century. Brothers Thomas and Boston Custer were killed at Little Big Horn along with the General. Very good condition. Older brother of George Armstrong Custer who, upon an arrangement with the General, agreed to raise his male Indian child "Yellow Bird" in Ohio in the event of his death. Brice did so, calling him Josiah Custer.

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