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        Histoire des institutions politiques de l'ancienne France. Deuxième édition revue par Camille Jullian. Paris. Hachette. 1901-1914.

      - 6 volumes in-8° reliés demi veau marbré noisette, dos à nerfs richement décoré, pièce de titre et de tomaison de maroquin marron. Couvertures conservées. Très bel état. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Mesnard - Comptoir du Livre Ancien]
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      J.-B. BAIILLIERE ET FILS 1901 - RO20161785: XXXII + 120 pages - nombreuses planches chronolitographiees hors texte - tranche en tête dorées. Edition francaise par JOSEPH DE JOANNIS S.J. - MACROLEPIDOPTERE (Rhopaloceres, Heteroceres) . In-4 Relié. Etat d'usage. Couv. convenable. Mors fendus. Intérieur frais Classification Dewey : 595.7-Entomologie [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      London, Nisbet, (1901).FIRST EDITION, (1901). 12mo, 130 x 90 mm, 5 1 / 8 x 3½ inches, original publisher's DE LUXE BINDING OF WHITE FAKE MOROCCO with line illustration in black, and red lettering to upper cover, expertly rebacked to match, part of original spine with all of title in red and black laid down, (loss of lower stems of 'TT' in 'LITTLE), original endpapers retained with inscription dated 3rd Nov. 1901, tiny bookseller's label on front pastedown. 143 pages, colour frontispiece and 35 colour plates. Text and plates printed 1 side only. Covers very slightly marked, strip 5 mm (¼ inch) wide next to spine on both boards lacks surface paper. Occasional very slight faint margin spot, otherwise contents very nice. A very good copy of the very scarce de luxe binding probably reserved for a few special copies by Bannerman's new publisher. Barton, Pictus Orbis Sambo, page 123. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton P.B.F.A.]
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        Zwei Feldpostkarten eines Soldaten ("Emil") der deutschen Truppen beim zweiten internationalen Expeditionskorps in China.

      China, 1901.. Zusammen (1+1 =) 2 SS. auf 2 Bll. (Qu.-)8vo. Jeweils mit eh. Adresse und einer hübschen aquarellierten Federzeichnung.. Interessante Dokumente aus dem Chinafeldzug anläßlich des Boxeraufstands. Der Verfasser berichtet darin seiner Cousine in München vom Vorrücken der Truppen und diversen Kampfhandlungen, insbesondere derjenigen bei Tshang-Tschöng im März 1901 (mit Darstellung der Schlacht im Gebirge nahe der Stadt). Die andere Karte zeigt die Stadtmauer von Peking, dargestellt "von einem deutschen Maler". - Ein minimaler Eckausbruch, leichte Knickspuren und etwas gebräunt.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris, Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Mittheilungen des Vereins badischer Thierärzte. Erster vis vierter Jahrgang in einem Bande ( 1901, 1902, 1903, 1904 )

      Karlsruhe, Macklot, 1901.. Sammelband mit den ersten vier Jahrgängen der seltenen Zeitschrift, wobei einige Nummern fehlen. Mit zahlreichen Originalbeiträgen verschiedener Autoren: Der erste Jahrgang mit VII, 208 Seiten / der zweite Jahrgang mit VI, 1 Blatt, Seiten 1-80 und 97-212 ( es fehlt das Heft Nr. 5 ) / der dritte Jahrgang mit VI, 1 Blatt, Seiten 1-128 und 145-192 ( es fehlt Heft 9 ) / der vierte Jahrgang mit V, Seiten 1-148 und 181-196 ( es fehlen hier die Hefte 10 und 11 ). Einband berieben, Ecken und Kanten bestoßen, Bibliotheksmarke auf dem schmalen Einbandrücken. Innen Bibliotheksstempel und -vermerke, wenige Seiten etwas fleckig bzw. fingerfleckig, die Seiten in der Mitte mit kleiner Falzspur ( wahrscheinlich durch den Postversand der Zeitung bedingt ) Auf dem vorderen Vorsatz mit handschriftlichem Vermerk " Von Herrn.....Dr. Vielhauer gewidmet ". - sehr selten - ( Gewicht 1300 Gramm ) ( Pic erhältlich / webimage available ).

      [Bookseller: Buchhandlung & Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES [serialized in the SEPTEMBER 1901 #128 through MAY 1902 #136 issues, inclusive, of THE STRAND MAGAZINE [although the two volumes present actually contain twelve consecutive issues from AUGUST 1901 #127 through JULY 1902 #138]

      London [but actually New York]: George Newnes Limited 1901-1902, 1901 First [US issue] editions. Complete serialization within magazine issues #128 through #136 [but with three additional non-HOUND-serialization issues, #127 and #137 and #138, also being present]. [Please note that listings often cite August 1901 through April 1902 as the HOUND serialization issues, but the title page dates on the issues present in this set are clearly September 1901---which has the opening chapters---and May 1902---which has the concluding chapters. I have been advised that the explanation is that when published in the UK version of the magazine, the issue dates were indeed August through April, but in the US version of the magazine, the issue dates were a month later resulting in a September through May run for HOUND]. The issues are complete [with the other stories, illustrations, etc], save that the original paper covers of the individual issues are mssing]. Privately bound in two true half-leather [spine and corners] hardcover volumes. [This is not the publisher's pictorial blue cloth binding]. Badly in need of rebinding [because the leather has very badly deteriorated, with the spine area broken] but the contents are very nice [as the original paper was of good quality, it is still nearly white, without foxing, etc].. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket.

      [Bookseller: Other Worlds Bookstore]
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        The writings and speeches of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke

      Boston: "Little, Brown and Co.". 1901. "Beaconsfield Edition, limited to 1000 numbered sets (this, no. 843); 12 volumes, 8vo, engraved title pages and gravure frontispieces in each volume, 29 other gravure portraits; printed title pages printed in red and black; original three-quarter green levant, giklt-lettered direct on spines, t.e.g.; spines uniformly toned, all else near fine."

      [Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books]
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        Coaching Ways and Coaching Days

      London: Macmillan & Co, 1901. 1 volume, with 214 illustrations by Hugh Thomson & Herbert Railton. Bound in full vellum, spine and front cover decorated in a fine Art Nouveau design, central pannel of front cover with a hand painted coaching scene, the central pannel surounded by mother-of-pearl, the horsehoe on the epper edge of the cover also inlaid with mother-of-pearl, gilt dentelles, vellum doublures, topedge gilt, hinges fine, by Cedric Chivers. A fine example of his reverse vellum decorated bindings.

      [Bookseller: D&D Galleries - ABAA]
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        First on the Antarctic Continent

      London: George Newnes, 1901. Hardcover. Good +. 333 pp. 32pp ads. Photogravure portrait frontispiece and 18 plates. Navy blue covers with gilt inlay on front and spine. Pages off-cut. Former Forbes Library, Northampton, Mass. book with Dewey decimal numbers on spine marked out, library bookplate on inside front cover and library stamp on title page. Some rubbing and wear to covers with bumping to spine extremities and corners. Half title page partially detached. Some scuffing and marks to ffep. Back hinge cracked. Text is clean with no markings. Two fold-out maps detached with significant tears along folds- one map has section torn away.

      [Bookseller: Come By Chance Books (IOBA)]
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        Ilsee Prinzessin von Tripolis

      Praha, Koci, 1901. (Mucha, Alphons; 1860-1939). Flers, Robert de. "Ilsee Prinzessin von Tripolis". Prague: Koci, 1901. Translated by Regine Adler. Copy nr. 799 of 800 of the edition in German language. Large 4°. 128 pp. Orig. illustrated paper cover, 132 illustrations, decoratins and ornamental lines - all orig. litographs by A. Mucha. With orig. protective cardboard sleeve with title printed in gold.. Sehr gut erhalten. Schutzetui unbedeutend berieben. Siehe Foto.

      [Bookseller: Antikvariat Karel Krenek]
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      . Zustand: Excelente Einband: Encuadernacion de tapa dura. Barcelona. Prologo de M. Utrillo 1901. 30x22. 2 vol. XVI pag+200 lam (100 por volumen). Magnifica Obra de Forja y muy apreciada. Ref 4.5 Biblioteca A.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Anticuaria Marc & Antiques]
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        Memoirs of Arii Taimai E Marama of Eimeo, Teriiere of Tooarai, Teriinui of Tahiti, Tauraatua I Amo

      Paris: privately printed, 1901. Quarto, folding map, a fine uncut copy in original blue cloth with gilt label. Tahitian aristocracy explained. Scarce history of Tahiti based on the testimony Arii Taimai, a surviving member of the Tahitian aristocracy. Born in 1824, Arii Taimai was the grand-daughter of Tati, paramount chief of the Papara district of Tahiti. Following the tragic death of his wife, American historian and intellectual Henry Adams arrived in Tahiti in 1891. Here he failed to find the enchanted world portrayed by Robert Louis Stevenson, but did have the good fortune to meet with Arii Taimai, a matriarch 'pleasantly garrulous, full of legends her father had taught her… She had, in her own name, title to more than thirty Tahitian marae. She had also been adopted by the widow of Pomare II, and had spent nearly the whole of her life suspended in the web of rhetoric about dominance and legitimacy of Tahitian lines and titles' (Dening, p. 278). Arii Taimai spoke to Adams through her daughter Marau who acted as an interpreter. Upon returning to the United States, Adams wove her testimony into his own researches on Tahiti and in 1893 published a small number of copies of which only a handful remain. This is the second edition of 1901, privately printed in Paris on fine paper stock with generous margins (several facsimile editions have since followed). In his bibliography of the library of Bjarn Kroepelien, bibliographer Rolf du Rietz comments on its scarcity and importance. He claims the memoirs 'must certainly be regarded as one of the finest items in the collection. Only a very few copies were printed, and these are now mostly to be found in public institutions'. This book itself is a strange blend, Adams having taken the testimony of Arii Taimai and woven it into his own history of the islands. Adams contrived Arii Taimai as the author, an effort constantly undermined by his scholarly references to voyage accounts, European philosophy and classical mythology. Nonetheless, much of the content is directly derived from the author's personal interaction with the Tahitian matriarch, and as such the book contains unique and valuable accounts of the history and genealogy of the islands. From the library of acclaimed American novelist Louis Auchincloss, with his bookplate.

      [Bookseller: Hordern House Rare Books]
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        With the Flag to Pretoria. A History of the Boer War of 1899-1900, AND, After Pretoria: The Guerilla War. The Supplement to "With the Flag to Pretoria"

      Harmsworth Brothers, London - 4 Volumes complete work bound in original red cloth with black and gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt. Edges of board bevelled. Boards have slight shelf wear and soiling. (London: Harmsworth Brothers, 1901 1902; (330 x 255 mm); Joints and spine tight. Each volume liberally illustrated with photographs, artwork and maps. Covers still bright; no spotting or fading; Large folding maps present in Vol I and II as called for. Very good condition. The first two volumes affords a record of the South African War up to the advance to Komati Poort and the flight of President Kruger. 'After Pretoria: The Guerilla War', which completes the work continues the history of the South African War to the signing of Peace at Vereeniging. 1724 pp. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Lieutenant Gustl. Novelle.

      Bln., S. Fischer 1901.. 8°. 80 S. Mit 19 Illustr. nach Zeichnungen v. M[oritz] Coschell. OLn. Mit Einbandillustr. Exlibris am Innnendeckel. EA.. W.-G.² 11; Allen B18.2 - Hauptwerk der modernen Literatur, in dem erstmals die Technik des "inneren Monologs" angewandt wurde.

      [Bookseller: Burgverlag Buchhandelsges.mb.H.]
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        Alfred the Great

      London - Macmillan and Co., 1901 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A biography of Alfred the Great by the author of Tom Brown's School Days. Thomas Hughes (1822 1896) was an English lawyer and author. He also wrote The Scouring of the White Horse (1859), Tom Brown at Oxford (1861), Religio Laici (1868), and the Memoir of a Brother. His brother was George Hughes, whom the character of Tom Brown was based upon. In a Relfe Brothers binding (binder's ink stamp to verso of front free-endpaper). Condition: In a full calf binding with gilt detailing. Externally smart, with just a couple of marks. Internally, firmly bound. Bookplate to front pastedown. Ink signature to endpaper. Pages are generally bright and clean, though with some foxing to the first and last few pages. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED..

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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      Philadelphia, PA: Baldwin Locomotive Works/Burnham Williams & Co., 1901 Issues 21 through 30 from 1900 to 1901 of Baldwin Locomotive Works' "Records of Recent Construction," with original wrapper covers, custom bound into hardcover for William L. Austin with his name stamped in gilt on the front cover. Austin entered the firm Baldwin Locomitive Works in 1870 and in 1885 became a partner in the firm of Burnham, Parry, Williams & Co., and later Chairman of the Board of Baldwin. Issues 21] Record of Recent Construction, 1900; 22] Record of Recent Construction, 1901; 23] Locomotive Boilers, by Cornelius Vanderbilt; 24] Record of Recent Construction, May, 1901; 25] Locomotives of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries, by S.M. Vauclain; 26] Record of Recent Construction, 1901; 27] Broad Firebox Locomotives, by Samuel M. Vauclain; 28] Record of Recent Construction, 1901; 29] The Building of a Modern Locomotive, by Paul T. Warner; 30] An Address Upon Compound Locomotives, by S.M. Vauclain. Bound in original red calf with raised bands and lettering and intricate border design stamped in gilt. Marbled endpapers. Top of text block in gilt. Tiny chips to two corners and very shallow loss at head of spine. A handsome, near fine, bright copy.. Hardcover.

      [Bookseller: Robert Gavora, Fine and Rare Books]
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      . Zustand: Bien Einband: Encuadernacion de tapa dura. Barcelona. Litografia Aleu. 1901. Holandesa con puntas. 63Pag+63 Laminas. Escrituras grabados sobre piedra por Angel Gimferrer, Alejandro Cardunets, Victor Beckers y A. Soler. Multiples escrituras del mundo. Magnifico ejemplar.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Anticuaria Marc & Antiques]
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      . Zustand: Excelente Einband: Encuadernacion de tapa blanda. Barcelona. 1901-1902. 174pag + 64(anuncis). 27,5x19. Edicio de 1100 exemplars. N°738. El Institut de les Arts del Llibre era una Corporacio Activa de Barcelona del 1898 al 1939, fundada per J. Ll. Pellicer, J. Cunill, J. Casas i Carbo, J. Russell, A. Verdaguer, F. Giro i E. Canivell. Magnifica Obra.

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        English Men of Letters [38 volumes]

      Harper & Brothers 1901 - NOT ex libris. This is a 1st US edition. [Please check for shipping cost on multi-volume sets and larger format books.] [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: civilizingbooks]
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        "London to Bristol" originale Farb-Lithographie ca.66x41cm (Darstellung/Image size) im Stein signiert "Ludovic" unterhalb der Darstellung typographisch betitelt, oberhalb bezeichnet; Klackner London 1901

      . Das stimmungsvolle und farbenfrische Blatt (71x48cm) am unteren Rand mit kleiner hinterlegten Randläsur..

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Niederbayern]
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        4 Künstler-Postkarten aus Rüschlikon und von der italienischen Riviera bei Genua.

      1901 und 1902.. 4 Original-Tuschezeichnungen. Format der Postkarten ca. 9x14 cm.. Richard Emil Amsler (geb. 2.9.1859, gest. 21.1.1934, beides in Schaffhausen) war ein Schweizer Maler, Zeichner, Graphiker und Bildhauer. Er war Konservator der Schaffhauser Kunstsammlung. - Vorliegen vier hübsche Künstlerpostkarten von ihm an ein Fräulein Hedwig Pfister in Genua und in Rüschlikon, am Zürichersee. Eines zeigt eine kolorierte Tuschezeichnung der Abtei von San Fruttuoso (San Fruttuoso di Capodimonte), Teil des Klosterkomplexes an der gleichnamigen Bucht an der italienischen Riviera bei Genua (mit Randbemerkungen von Amsler und seiner Unterschrift, verso adressiert und gestempelt, etwas gebräunt, leichtere Randläsuren), die 2. Karte zeigt auf humoristische Art 3 wandernde Künstler die in der Ferne das Hotel Belvoir in einer Art Fata Morgana erblicken (wohl das Hotel Belvoir über dem Züricher See in Rüschlikon), verso adressiert an Hedwig Pfister in Rüschlikon, Rißspur, ca. 3 cm, mit Tesafilm auf dem Adreßfeld geklebt, gestempelt, etwas gebräunt und angerieben). - Eine 3. Karte zeigt drei Künstler vor einer Altstadt, ev. Neuville in der Schweiz: "wie das Künstlerkleeblatt beim schönen Wetter munter gearbeitet hat". Adressiert an Familie Pfister im Hotel Belvoir in Rüschlikon, gestempelt, etwas gebräunt und leichter berieben. Eine vierte Karte zeigt wohl ebenfalls das Hotel Belvoir am Zürichersee (Rüschlikon), verso mehrzeilig von Amsler beschrieben und unterschrieben, adressiert an Hedwig Pfister, diesmal wieder in Genua. Gestempelte Briefmareke, etwas gebräunt und angerieben. - Unikate!

      [Bookseller: Versandantiquariat Riepenhausen]
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        Memoirs of William Cox, JP

      William Brooks & Co, Sydney and Brisbane 1901 - Octavo, portrait frontispiece, coloured plate depicting arms and 2 photographic plates, wear to original tissue protecting title page, top edge gilt; in the original red moire cloth, gilt, just faintly sunned at spine. First edition, rare: an exceptional copy in the original red moiré cloth boards. This work includes printed extracts from Cox's journal, written while he was supervising the building of the first road across the Blue Mountains in late 1814. William Cox (1764-1837) arrived in the colony in 1800 as a lieutenant in the New South Wales Corps, and soon after acquired Brush Farm at Dundas from John Macarthur. By 1803 he had over-reached his credit and, having been suspended as paymaster for the Corps, the ensuing years were turbulent for the young officer (including being arrested and ordered to England in 1807). Cox, not long retired from the army, returned to New South Wales in 1810, where he was made a magistrate on the Hawkesbury by Macquarie. It was Macquarie himself, keen to capitalise on the recent crossing of the Blue Mountains, who commissioned Cox to supervise the construction of the road over the Blue Mountains. Cox was given a small working party of thirty convicts, each of whom had been promised their freedom as a reward. Together, the gang made 163 kilometres of road (including over a dozen bridges) over rugged and mountainous terrain in a staggeringly short six months. It was an extraordinary achievement, and Macquarie rightly praised his efforts and awarded him the first land grant beyond the mountains. This volume reproduces his journal, the original of which is held by the Mitchell Library. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Hordern House Rare Books]
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      London: Eragny Press and issued by Hacon & Ricketts, 1901. Limited Edition, one of 226 copies.. Full Leather. 16mo. Lucien and Esther Pissarro. Early full crimson morocco binding with raised bands; tastefully gold-tooled turn-ins; marbled endpapers; handsewn endbands and three-color silk ribbon marker; top edge gold; a lovely fine binding; contents clean but for the evidence of an early bookplate (removed or fallen out) on the verso of the front free endpaper. Genz EP9.

      [Bookseller: Michael Pyron, Bookseller]
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      London, Cassell, 1901.FIRST EDITION 1901, 4to, 285 x 210, 11¼ x 8¼ inches, yellow cloth backed colour illustrated boards, spine lettered black, grey and yellow illustrated endpapers, pages Japan folded. 40 pages of charming coloured illustrations with text inset. The New Year upon the death of the Old, gives a party for all the special days of the year who are wonderfully and beautifully personified. Corners very slightly worn, bookseller's tiny faint blind stamp to front endpaper, no inscriptions, a touch of pale browning to half - title and final page, otherwise a Fine, tight, bright, clean copy in very good grey printed DUSTWRAPPER (dw: spine darkened, a couple of small splits to spine edges, 2 small splits across spine, 10 mm (½") missing at tail of spine, slightly worn at head of spine, small chips to corners, a few archival tape mends to blank side, a few tiny closed edge tears). MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. POSTAGE AT COST.

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton P.B.F.A.]
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        The Jewish Encyclopedia, Complete 12 Vol. Set [Twelve Volumes]

      Funk & Wagnalls, 1901-01-01. Library Binding. Good.

      [Bookseller: Schwabe Books]
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        The Salmon Fly. [With:] Tips

      London: The Author, 1895 & 1901 - First Editions. 2 vols., 4to. With 8 plates of hand-colored flies in the first title. Original purple cloth over bevelled boards. Some spotting to upper covers of first volume, else fine; second volume fine. Black quarter morocco drop box. Hampton's Angling Bibliography p. 171 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        The Connoisseur. An illustrated magazine for collectors.

      London 1901 ( (-1930)). - Text, illustrations and coloured plates. Cloth, except 2 volumes uniform. Good condition. Volumes I - XII, XIV - XXXVII, IXXXX, LI - LIV, LXIII - LXXVI, LXXVIII - LXXXI, LXXXIV, LXXXV..

      [Bookseller: Krull GmbH - Versandantiquariat -]
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        Dans La Vie. Cent Dessins En Couleurs

      Paris: Sevin et Rey, 1901. Paris: Sevin et Rey, 1901. 8vo, wrap-around pictorial wrappers with the lively scene in colors extending across both covers and spine, One of 100 copies on Japan paper. Some creasing to spine else fine and bright in glassine and modern clamshell box with leather spine label. Full page color illustrations with brief text of daily working class street life. Collection of Steinlen's illustrations originally published in Gil Blas Illustre, Le Mirliton and Chambard. WITH a small original photograph of Steinlen, dapper in a striped jacket with a young woman on a balcony overlooking the lake; caption on verso "Ouchy Juillet 1923", taken five months before his death in December 1923. . Pictorial Wrappers. Fine. Illus. by STEINLEN.. 8vo.

      [Bookseller: marilyn braiterman rare books]
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        Proceso de Lope de Vega por libelos contra unos comicos anotado por e impreso a expensas del Excmo. Señor Marques de Jerez de los Caballeros.Siguense los datos desconocidos para la vida de Lope de Vega publicados por primera vez en el homenaje a .

      Fortanet, Madrid 1901 - holandesa moderna bien conservada con tejuelo y nervios conservando cubiertas originales láminas de firmas, excelente edición sobre papel de hilo, Palau 334032. Menéndez y Pelayo. 386 págs.

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        China And The Allies

      Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1901 - Two volumes, 8vo. Bound in original canary yellow cloth on boards and lettered in black. Illustrated full color endpapers. Previous owner signature on blank in volume I. Both volumes are extremely clean, bright and solid. Several full color plates and dozens of full page plates. Numerous in-text plates and maps as well. An important look at China at the turn of the century as many foreign nations, notably the US, Russian and Japan, all had a presence as the Boxer Rebellion came to a boil. A lovely example of this important first hand historical record. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Poems By Robert Browning

      London - George Routledge, 1901. London - George Routledge, 1901 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A very attractive copy of the poetry of Robert Browning. Including The Pied Piper of Hamlyn, Sordello, Christmas-Eve and Easter Day and many more. Condition: In a tree calf binding with gilt detailing. Externally, very smart. Internally, firmly bound. Prize bookplate to front pastedown. Pages are brightand mainly clean, though with the odd patch of foxing. Overall: NEAR FINE..

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        Favourite Bible Stories

      London - Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1901. London - Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1901 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A beautifully presented copy of this turn of the century collectionof Bible stories. Containing 18 stories, including 'Eliezer and Rebekah at the Well', 'Jacob's Dream', 'Stories from the Life of Moses', 'Events in the Life of our Lord Jesus Christ', and 'Parables'. Featuring numerous illustrations, including a frontispiece of Elijah. With a child's bookplate to the recto of the frontispiece. Condition: In a modern half leather binding, with marbled paper coverings. Externally, fine. Internally, firmly bound, with intermittent marks, small spots, and light foxing. Frontispiece creased along outer margin. Slight loss to top outer corner of p53. Green marks to pages 88-89. Overall: VERY GOOD..

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        Die quelle/Flachenschmuck

      Vienna: Martin Gerlach, 1901. Vienna: Martin Gerlach, 1901. Oblong 4to, decorated cloth portfolio with flap. Minor foxing but a beautiful copy. With the wounded satyr bookplate of "Ex Biblio Hamill." Color pictorial title page and 30 color plates; each plate double-sided with color and gilt design on recto and a different black an white design on verso. The third and most beautiful portfolio in the three volume series "Die Quelle" (The Source). Moser was an Austrian graphic artist and designer, a founder of the Vienna Secession who with Josef Hoffmann established the Wiener Werkstatte in 1903. Designs for flat surfaces such as wall hangings, upholstery, decorated papers and rugs, incorporating mermaids, dancers, fish, flowers, butterflies and plants in fantastical geometric forms in repetitive patterns. Reference: Skrypzak and Buenger, Design, Vienna, 1890s to 1930s, page 97: ... Moser plays with fore-and background space through the juxtaposition of form, color and pattern. The result is spatial tension that verges on optical illusion. Inspired by Japanese prints, Moser also superimposed square or rectangular insets on the patterns that identify the name of the design and its suggested use." . Portfolio. Fine. Illus. by Koloman Moser.

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        Comus, A Mask

      Essex House Press, 1901. Essex House Press, 1901. 12mo, full vellum with blind-stamped rose and motto "Soul is Form." One of 150 copies printed on vellum with hand-illumination and hand colored frontispiece and colophon. Tiny ink fleck on front cover else a lovely fresh copy with hand-colored woodcut frontispiece by Reginal Savage, rubricated initials by Florence Kingsford and a ten-line gilt opening initial Misattribution of the artis neatly corrected on colophon by publisher. Full Vellum.. Fine. Illus. by REGINALD SAVAGE... 12mo.

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        The Life and Works of Charles Kingsley

      London: Macmillan & Co., Ltd, 1901. London: Macmillan & Co., Ltd, 1901. 19 volumes, 9" x 6-1/4", limited to 525 copies, title-pages printed in red and black, ALS from Kingsley mounted to the front blank endleaf. Bound in full contemporary tan morocco, ribbed gilt decorated spines, covers elaborately gilt paneled, gilt corner foliate ornaments, gilt dentelles, brown water silk morie doublures and endpapers, top edges gilt, by the Monastery Hill Bindery. A beautiful set in EXCELLENT condition.

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        The Memories of the Months

      22 - London - Edward Arnold, 1901. 22 - London - Edward Arnold, 1901 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A scarce set of The Memories of the Months First to Seventh Series by the Right Hon. Sir Herbert Maxwell. Illustrated with plates many of which are photogravure, some from photographs. In seven volumes compete. Maxwell's Memories of the Monthscomprised ofseven series 1897 through to 1922. The First Series (1910, third edition) has seven plates [all present]The Second Series (1907, third impression) has five plates [all present]The Third Series (1903, second impression) has six plates [all present]The Fourth Series (1907, first edition) has six plates [all present]The Fifth Series (1909, first edition) has six plates [all present]The Sixth Series (1919, first edition) has five plates [all present]The Seventh Series (1922, first edition) has five plates [all present]The Rt. Hon. Sir Herbert Eustace Maxwell, 7th Baronet of Monreith, KT, PC, FRS, FRGS (1845 - 1937) was a Scottish novelist, essayist, horticulturalist and Conservative politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1880 to 1906. With prefaces to front by the author. Bookseller's label to front pastedown. Condition: In cloth bindings. Externally, generally smart but with slight wear and bumping to extremities and the occasional mark and slight stainto boards. Internally, generally firmly bound although the odd plate is detached. Bright and generally clean throughout but with occasional handling marks and foxing to some endpapers. Occasional unopened pages, occasional slight chipping where some pages ch have been opened. Overall: GOOD.

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        The Fifteen Decisive Battles of the World: From Marathon to Waterloo

      London - Macmillan and Co, 1901. London - Macmillan and Co, 1901 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A smart copy of this nineteenth century historian's classic work on decisive world battles. With a bookbinder's stamp for Relfe Brothers, London, to the verso of the front free-endpaper. In a prize binding from the Royal Grammar School, High Wycombe. There is a prize presentation label to the front pastedown reading: 'Christmas 1903. Prize for General Proficiency Awarded to Gerald Percy Peachell. G. J. Peachell MA, Head Master'. Condition: In a full calf prize binding, with a gilt armorial crest to the front board. Externally, a little shelfwear. Internally, firmly bound and generally bright and clean, with spotting prominent to first and last few pages. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED..

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        Collection of Novels

      London: Ward, Lock and Co, 1901. London: Ward, Lock and Co,, 1901. A Man of Mark; Half a Hero; Comedies of Courtship; Count Antonio; The Dolly Diaologues; The God in the Car; Father Stafford; The King's Mirror; Rupert of Hentzau; Indiscretion of The Duchess; The Prisoner of Zenda; Simon Dale; A Change of Air; Quisante; Mr Witt's Widow; Tristram of Blent; Phroso. 18 volumes, octavo (185 x 130 mm). Contemporary brown half calf, marbled sides, two green morocco labels to spine, raised bands, titles and decorations to spines gilt, marbled endpapers, marbled edges. Black and white illustrations throughout most volumes. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown in each volume, some light spotting to pages and fore-edges, bindings with some light wear, mild but even sunning to labels at spine, Phroso volume with light damp staining to top page edge, select volumes with mild rubbing to spines and fore-edge, else a very good set with great shelf presence. Handsomely bound set of Anthony Hope's novels.

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      . Zustand: Bien Einband: Encuadernacion de tapa dura Firmado por el Autor(es). Tortosa. 1901. 225Pag+2h. 22X15. Monografia y descripcion detallada de cada uno de los pueblos que componen el partido Judicial de Tortosa. firma del autor. Rarissima Obra y dificil en comercio. Ref 3.6 Biblioteca A.

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      . Zustand: Excelente Einband: Encuadernacion de tapa dura Dedicatoria autografa del autor 1 Edicion. Barcelona. 1901. 166Pag+2h. Tela. 23X16. Dedicatoria y firma del autor. Estudio exhaustivo. Rarissima Obra Original de epoca de Barajas Mitologicas. Ref 9.3 Biblioteca A.

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        Illustrated Supplement to the Descriptive Catalogue Published by Edmond Johnson. Esq., F.R.S.A. [Ireland], of Facsimile Reproductions of Irish Antique Art in Gold, Silver and Metal Work Specially Manufactured for Exhibition at The World's Fair, Chicago, 1893; The International Exposition, Paris, 1900; and The International Exhibition, Glasgow, 1901; and as Supplied to the Principal Museums of America, Great Britain, and the Continent

      Printed by M'Caw, Stevenson & Orr, Ltd., Dublin for Edmond Johnson Ltd., 94 Grafton Street, Dublin 1901. Dublin 1901.. Printed by M'Caw, Stevenson & Orr, Ltd., Dublin for Edmond Johnson Ltd., 94 Grafton Street, Dublin 1901. Dublin 1901. Original stapled light brown card wrap covers [softback]. 8vo. 8½'' x 5½''. Contains 40 pages showing finely engraved monochrome illustrations throughout. The covers are heavily foxed, the title page is also foxed and very slightly to the inside margins of the centre leaves. In National Gallery of Ireland, part of Anne Yeats gift [1996]. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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        Ten Years of Hustling Without Feet: Some Experiences of a Footless Man on the Road. Also, "A Footless Man's Point of View"

      Castle-Pierce Press, Oshkosh, Wis. 1901 - Second edition, revised(?). 12mo. 34pp., [2]pp., illustrated. Stapled photographically illustrated wrappers. Crease on front wrappers, else near fine. The Nebraska-based author lost his feet in a railroad accident, and from there became a traveling book salesman, kaleidoscope operator, and poultry breeder. Generous selection of illustrations, including of many others similarly afflicted. Apparently the author was plucky, as the cover copy indicates, that this is "Not a Tale of Woe." Includes poetry and essays by the author. *OCLC* locates two copies, one of this issue and another dated in 1899 with just 20 pages. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Der Moderne Mercantil Lithograph Wine Sammlung Markantiler Arbeiten herausgegeben von Steinbach & Strache, Atelier Fuer Lithographie

      Verlag Siemers & Jacob [1901], Dresden - Folio, 32 x 24 cm. Illustrated title leaf, 19 color lithographed samples printed recto only, a complete set of "striking paper work" (as the German title promises) of commercial productions created and lithographed by Steinbach & Strache -- numerous sample are printed in various color -- letterheads, billheads, stationary, cards and labels from many firms selling a variety of products and services: lighting, paper, cigars, beer, printing and lithography. Each leaf presents multiple images, many incorporating Art Nouveau, mainly Viennese graphic design for the German market. Although representing the design efforts of this lithography company, the sheets were printed by Polygraphiscen Kunstanstalt Wedemeyer & Co. of Leipzig. OCLC locates one holding (Toronto Public Library). Orig. green watered silk lettered and decorated in gilt. Near fine [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Cassell's Illustrated History of England

      London: Cassell and Company, 1901.. London: London: Cassell and Company, 1901. Quarto, 8 volumes. Three quarters dark blue leather, raised spines, gilt titles and tooling to the spine. Marbled endpapers, marbled edges to the text block. Complete set of Cassell's Illustrated History of England. In very good condition with light wear.

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        Völkerschau. Illustrierte Monatsschrift (Im III. Jahrgang 1904 'Populär-wissenschaftl.Quartalsschrift'.)

      München, O.Maier/ Woerl's Reisebuchverlag/ J. Bernklau. 1901-1904.. 3 Bände. EA. Mit sehr zahlreichen fotogr. Abb. teils auf Tafeln, teils im Text sowie vielen Zeichnungen, Holzschnitten etc. 392 S./ 384 S./ 384 S. Gr. 8°. Drei unterschiedlich gebundene Jahres-Sammelbände. Band I und II sind HLn.-Bände mit aufgezogenem Original-Deckblatt des jeweils ersten Heftes des Jahrganges; Band III GLn.-Band mit Goldprägung und Rotschnitt. Teils ganz leicht berieben und minimalst stockfleckig im Schnitt, sonst sehr gut erhalten und sauber. Es fehlt lediglich von Heft 8 des I. Jahrganges eine halbe Anzeigenseite (letzte Seite). Sonst vollständig.. Diese drei Bände, herausgegeben von der Ethnologin, Philosophin und katholischen Frauenrechtlerin Dr. Barbara Klara Renz, sind eine absolute Rarität. Aus Kostengründen nur in geringer Auflage erschienen, finden sich heute nur einige wenige, einzelne Jahrgänge in wenigen Bibkiotheken weltweit. Auch die mir zugängliche Auktions-Historie ergab nicht einen Treffer. Inhaltlich handelt es sich um eine bunte Mischung volks- und völkerkundlicher Aufsätze und Themen aus aller Welt sowie Buchbesprechungen.

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        The Spectator

      London: J. B. Millet Company, 1901. First edition. Spines faded to brown, slight rubbing to extremities, else fine. Octavo.

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