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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..

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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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.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        TORTOSA Y SU COMARCA, GEOGRAFIA, HISTORIA Y ESTADISTICA

      . 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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        MANUAL TEORICO PRACTICO DE BARAJAS MITOLOGICAS

      . 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]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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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.

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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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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        REMINISCENCES OF A FALCONER. By Major Charles Hawkins Fisher of The Castle, Stroud, Gloster.

      John C. Nimmo. London. - 1901 1st edition. 8vo (150 x 228mm). Ppxiv,188. Photogravure plates. Green cloth with gilt spine-title & upper board vignette, top edge gilt. Slight edge-wear & foxing o/w very good. "In all of the falconry literature brought forth in the last century, probably none excites the reader as much as Major Hawkins Fisher's book, 'Reminiscences of a Falconer.' In this true wish book, the aspiring falconer can actually go afield with the author, his hawks and dogs, and delight in the hunts he so graphically describes." Hal Webster, 1988. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        WANDERINGS IN THREE CONTINENTS

      Hutchinson & Co. 1901 Light wear to extremities. Slight discoloration to boards. Bookplate to front pastedown. Foxing to foredge and a few internal pages; Excerpts and posthumous essays on Mecca, Harar, Salt Lake City, Dahome, The Congo, Brazil, and more ; 8vo; 313 pages

      [Bookseller: The Complete Traveller]
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        HELWAN AND THE EGYPTIAN DESERT

      George Allen 1901 Binding not tight; Bound into the book is a letter to the book's recipient. Folding map in front pocket; B&W Photographs; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 94 pages

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        A Japanese Doll

      Grant Richards, London 1901 - Very good in pictorial boards. 1/4 red cloth binding and paper covered pictorial boards. 1901 stated on the title page. Rubbing along the edges and at corners. Each page spread features a color plate facing a text page. A very nice copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Ars Nova. Hervorragende Werke der Bildenden Künste des Jahres 1901 in Heliogravure. Unter der künstlerischen Redaktion von Felician Freiherrn von Myrbach. Herausgegeben von Max Herzig.

      Verlag Max Herzig, Wien, 1901 - 20Seiten, Heliogravuren, Einige Stockflecken. Sehr schönes Exemplar.

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        STORIES IN THE DARK

      London: Grant Richards, 1901. London: Grant Richards, 1901. First Edition. Very Good binding. A scarce edition of an early work by this writer of satirical supernatural and horror stories. Contains his important story "The Moon-Slave". This copy not bound in publisher';s yellow boards, but rebound in buckram over marbled boards with a morocco label. Very Good binding.

      [Bookseller: Black Swan Books, Inc.]
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        The Poems of Percy Bysshe Shelley

      [London: Sold by Hacon & Ricketts, The Vale Press, 17 Craven Street, Strand & John Lane, New York, 1901] - One of 300 copies. 3 vols., 8vo. Decorated by Charles Ricketts. (12), ccxpp.; (12), clxxxviii pp.; (12), clxxxviii pp. Cream cloth, spines faded. With the bookplate of Cortlandt F. Bishop [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Kürschner China Leben Geschichte Krieg und Sieg, ua Boxeraufstand, Ratge 1901, 1450 Seiten, Großband , toll bebildert, enthält den seltenen Teil et in terra pax von Karl May, sehr gut erhalten

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      [Bookseller: Alte Bücher & Postal History]
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        The door in the wall. Illustrated with photogravures from photographs by Alvin Langdon Coburn

      Free domestic or international shipping with direct order. **New York: Mitchell Kennerley, 1901. 10 gorgeous mounted photogravures "from plates prepared by the artist, and printed under his personal supervision." 151 + [1] pp. Tan quarter-cloth with spine label printed in black, and reddish-brown boards with titling in gilt. Approximately 37 x 26.2 cm. "Six hundred copies printed on French hand-made paper" with deckle edges. Of those 600 copies, only some 300 had ten photogravures, including this copy; the others had one photogravure or Aquatone reproductions of the plates. There is a small bump at the tail, with a little cloth and paper missing, and the head of the spine has a small chip. The extremities are rubbed, and the boards have some rubbing and scraping. The spine label is chipped. Internally, there is no foxing, and the book is about pristine, apart from the expected darkening of the pages facing the photogravures.

      [Bookseller: Laurence McGilvery ]
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        Buddenbrooks. Verfall einer Familie. Roman. EA. 2 Bände.

      Berlin, S. Fischer, 1901.. 566, 539 S.. 8°. Neuere braune Maroquinbände auf 4 falschen Bünden und mit Rückenschild.. Min. berieben; Titelei von Bd 1 etwas feuchtigkeitswellig. Bürgin I, 2; Beck 64; WG² 3.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat am Moritzberg]
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        Die Spinnen Deutschlands I-VI. Zoologica 14 (H. 3).

      Stuttgart, Schweizerbarth, 1901-1903.. 1. (und einzige) Aufl. 6 Hefte in 5. Gr.-4°. VI, 465 S. Mit 46 Tafeln (1n.n. Taf., Taf. A & B, Taf. I-XLIII). Moderner brauner HLdr.-Bd. mit goldgepr. Rückentitel.. Nissen ZBI, 440 (gibt nur 45 Tafeln an). - Bonnet Bibliographia Araneorum 1, S. 47 u. 279 "un important ouvrage". - Seltenes und gesuchtes Standardwerk mit vielen Erstbeschreibungen zur deutschen Arachnofauna. Von besonderer wissenschaftlicher Bedeutung, da die Präparate der Bösenbergschen Typenexemplare im Krieg zerstört wurden und somit die Tafelabbildungen einzige Bestimmungsgrundlage sind. - Absolut sauberes, verlagsfrisches Exemplar. In diesem Zustand besonders selten.

      [Bookseller: Biblion Antiquariat Leonidas Sakellaridi]
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        Ignoramus: A Fairy Story

      Manchester - Sherratt and Hughes, 1901. Manchester - Sherratt and Hughes, 1901 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A scarcefairy story about a young girl nicknamed 'Ignoramus'with an illustration to frontispiece, black and white platesand further illustrations integrated with the text. First edition. With decorative capitals and headto chapters throughoutWith a gift ink inscription to front pastedown. Condition: In an illustrated cloth binding. Externally, generally smart but with slight wear to extremities, some fading to spine and the odd mark and stain to boards. Front hinge tender. Internally, binding strained in places. Bright but with the occasional handling mark to pages and spotting to endpapers. Overall: VERY GOOD.

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        Lysbeth

      London - Longmans, Green and Co., 1901. London - Longmans, Green and Co., 1901 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A first edition of this novel by H. Rider Haggard. Illustrated throughout with numerous plates by G. P. Jacomb Hood. Condition: In a navy cloth binding. Externally sound, though with some bumping and light rubbing. Internally, generally firmly bound although slightly strained in places. Pages are bright, though with some scattered light spotting in places. Overall: VERY GOOD..

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        Luciani Samosatensis Opera

      Lipsiae - In Aedibus B. G. Teubneri, 1901. Lipsiae - In Aedibus B. G. Teubneri, 1901 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. The works of Lucian of Samosata, edited by Karl Jacobitz. Complete in three volumes. In Greek with Latin title pages and preface. Lucian of Samosata (c. AD 125 after AD 180) was a rhetorician and satirist who wrote in the Greek language. He is noted for his witty and scoffing nature. Although he wrote solely in Greek, he was ethnically Syrian. Lucian almost certainly did not write all of the more than eighty works attributed to him declamations, essays both laudatory and sarcastic, satiric epigrams, and comic dialogues and symposia with a satirical cast, studded with quotations in alarming contexts and allusions set in an unusual light, designed to be surprising and provocative. His name added lustre to any entertaining and sarcastic essay: over 150 surviving manuscripts attest to his continued popularity. The first printed edition of a selection of his works was issued at Florence in 1499. His best known works are A True Story (a romance, patently not true at all, which he admits in his introduction to the story), and Dialogues of the Gods and Dialogues of the Dead. Ownership inscription to front free endpaper ofvolume II. Binder's label to rear pastedown of two volumes, of W. C. Henderson and Son, St Andrews. Condition: In half calf bindings with cloth covered boards. Externally, slight wear and bumpingto extremities. One rear board detached and one jointtender. Twobackstrips lifting. Two hinges strained. Internally, firmly bound, generally bright and clean but with spotting to endpapers. Overall: GOOD ONLY.

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        RECUERDOS DE MI VIDA

      - Recuerdos de mi vida.- Madrid, Imprenta de Fortanet, Imprenta y Librería de Nicolás Moya, 1901-1917; 2 tomos en 8º mayor cartoné, 1º. Tomo I, mi infancia y juventud, retrato, 378 pp. 1h. Obra ilustrada con fotograbados. 2º. Tomo II, historia de mi labor científica, 2 hh. 616 pp 4 láminas y 180 grabados y muchas fotografías intercaladas en el texto. Ejemplar compuesto por el tomo 1º de la primera edición y tomo segundo de la segunda edición.

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        Elizabeth and her German Garden

      London - Macmillan and Co., 1901. London - Macmillan and Co., 1901 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A semi-autobiographical satirical workfrom Elizabeth von Arnim. Elizabeth von Arnim (31 August 1866 9 February 1941), born Mary Annette Beauchamp, was an Australian-born British novelist. Writing was her refuge from what turned out to be an incompatible marriage. Arnim's husband had increasing debts and was eventually sent to prison for fraud. This was when she created her pen name Elizabeth and launched her career as a writer by publishing her semi-autobiographical, the brooding yet satirical Elizabeth and her German Garden (1898). It would be such a success as to be reprinted twenty times in its first year. Condition: Rebacked in morocco with the original tree-calf boards. Externally sound, though a little rubbed. Internally, firmly bound. Some light offsetting to endpapers. Pages are bright and clean, with just the odd spot. Overall: VERY GOOD..

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        Vingt oeuvres du peintre Baud-Bovy (1848-1899)

      Cercle des Arts & des Lettres, Genève (Geneva) 1901 - A stunning suite of TWENTY LARGE FOLIO WOOD ENGRAVINGS by Maurice Baud after paintings executed by Auguste Baud-Bovy between 1886 and 1898, depicting 19th-century Alpine life and landscapes in all of their picturesque austerity. 28 pages plus 20 full-page hors-texte wood-engravings. Complete with detailed letterpress descriptions. Edition limited to 171 copies, of which this is number 41, one of 150 on fine wove paper, printed for M.C. François and SIGNED BY BAUD. Absolutely complete, with ALL PRINTED TISSUE-GUARDS PRESENT. Large folio (51.9 x 39.7 cm). Loose as issued in publisher's attractive cloth portfolio. Half-title spotted, last leaf (wood engraving no. 20) with some small marginal tears, else FINE AND BRIGHT. A rare and important collection of Alpine prints. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        HIERROS ARTISTICOS

      Ed. Francisco Seix. - Barcelona. Prologo de M. Utrillo 1901. 30x22. 2 vol. XVI pág+200 lám (100 por volumen). Magnífica Obra de Forja y muy apreciada. Ref 4.5 Biblioteca A. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Britain's Austral Empire: Portraits of the Statesmen and Officials Concerned in the Work of Establishing the Commonwealth of Australia.

      Sampson Low, Marston and Company, 1901 - Britain's Austral Empire, 41 portraits by Percy Spence, wrappers, 2 parts, text and plates, both in Fine condition, very minor toning to lower edge of text volume. In the original parchment backed decorated portfolio, which is soiled and worn, but intact and solid. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Some Fruits of Solitude in Reflections and Maxims

      Freemantle, 1901. Freemantle. Good. 1901. B0042PC2W8 Good. (Binding: Hardcover, Jacket: No Jacket) Leather, 22 cm, 170 pages. This is a copy bound in full morocco with original artwork by Charles Robinson bound in. The book itself is a reprint of the 1718 edition of the classic book of advice about good civil and religious conduct. The frontispiece by Edmund Sullivan is of William Penn. Bound in the front of this? copy of the book are some original drawings by Charles Robinson for this volume but also some not used. As follows: 1. Charles Robinson bird and sundial design used for the cloth cover on tissue mounted on board. 2. the cover design stamped onto sample cloth cover. 3. Charles Robinson decorative design for spine on tissue mounted on board never used. 4. Gilt lettered cloth spine used in trade edition. 5. Charles Robinson Trial decorated title page drawing 'Freemante 1900' never used. 6. Original drawing for? what probably was a decorated half-title never used. A very interesting volume showing what was and was not published. Good condition with a some scuffing to coverWrappers, reprints of the journals (Jan. - June, 1907); nine issues 17 cm. + one issue 26 cm. + one 52 pages. pamphlet 'Greenwater : Death Valley's Copper Camp,' with one page advert and eight page 1907 report of the Greenwater Copper Mine, black & white illustrations, in a cloth case. Originally published by C. E. Kunze and C. B. Glasscock. Very good copies in a very good case. . B0042PC2W8 .

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        The First Men In The Moon

      London: George Newnes, 1901. London: George Newnes, 1901. First English Edition; first binding. An extraordinary copy in the rare dust jacket. Aside from minor dust soiling of the edges and slight bumping at the foot of the spine, the book is as fine and bright as one might expect from the more than one hundred years of protection afforded by the jacket, which is virtually free of wear and has slight dust soiling to the spine of the dust jacket,

      [Bookseller: Peter L. Stern & Company, Inc.]
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        Stara Praha: 100 Akvarellu Vacslava Jansy

      Nakladatel B. Koci 1901 - 1902, Prague - Hardcover with gilt stamped maroon cloth boards, leather spine, 1901 &1902, folio, 278pp. + 100 color tipped in plates. Book has one small withdrawn stamp from Carnegie Mellon's library, otherwise no library indications, maroon cloth boards show mild rubbing and soil, leather spine is toned and rubbed, binding tight, text clean and unmarked. No DJ. Text in Slovak. THIS LARGE, HEAVY BOOK WILL REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING FEES. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Caliban Books Pittsburgh PA, ABAA]
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        Chimera - Tom II Zeszyt 4-5 Kwiecien-Maj 1901 and Zeszyt 6 Czerwiec 1901 (Vol 2 / Volume II Complete - Issue 4-5 April-May 1901 and Issue 6 June 1901)

      Warszawa, 1901. Warszawa, 1901. 1st Edition. Softcover. Both books bound together in tan linen covered limp boards (with parallel 1 cm slits for ribbon ties which are no longer present on this copy), gilt lettering to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. Original covers bound in, continuously paginated to 526pp, 2 plates tipped onto stiff blue card leaves (as issued), illustrations and decorations in text etc. . . . . . . . . .. .CONDITION : Covers and page leaves a very little tanned else about FINE, a well preserved very clean and tight copy . . . . . . . . . . . . NOTE Due to size and/or weight shipping will cost more than the price shown above. Orders made by card will be completed after you have approved the extra cost. ...

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        Orlóff and His Wife: Tales of the Barefoot Brigade

      Charles Scribner's Sons. Charles Scribner's Sons. A reprint of the 1901 translation by Isabel F. Hapgood.. Cloth a little worn; very good copy.. 8vo, original decorated blue cloth, white lettering. Frontis portrait. Signed by Gorky on the recto of the frontis portrait: ?M. Gorky [in Cyrillic] Staten Island. Yrs. truly.? The inscription almost certainly dates from a tour Gorky made in 1906 of Europe and the United States, attempting to raise money for the Bolshevik newspaper Novaya Zhin.

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        The Gladiators: A Tale of Rome and Judaea

      London - Ward, Lock and Co, 1901. London - Ward, Lock and Co, 1901 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. An illustratedhistorical novel of Rome and Judea, in a fine binding. Featuring a number of plates, including a frontispiece. Dated from Copac. George John Whyte-Melville (1821-1878) was a Scottish novelist and poet, known for his fox-hunting stories and historical romances. He wrote over twenty works. 'The Gladiators', his most famous historical novel, was first published in 1863. Whyte-Melville served as a captain in the Coldstream Guards between 1846 and 1849, and volunteered as a major of irregular Turkish cavalry at the outset of the Crimean War. He died in the hunting field. Condition: In a half crushed morocco binding with cloth covered boards. The pages are gilt to the top edge. Externally, slightly rubbed to extremities, with slight fading to spine. Joints only just starting, with hinges slightly strained. Internally, firmly bound. Generally bright and clean, with some light spotting to the fore-edge, sometimes affecting the margins. Overall:GOOD..

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        Eigenhändig geschriebener Brief. Mit Unterschrift.30.4.1901. 4 Seiten gefaltet.

      1901.. 18x11,5 cm. (wohl erhalten). Auflage:0. Hans am Ende (* 31. Dezember 1864 in Trier; + 9. Juli 1918 in Stettin), deutscher Maler. "Worpswede 30. April 1901 Sehr geehrter Herr Doktor! Ihren werten Brief habe ich erhalten. Das Bild ist bereits zum Versand fertig gestellt und wird Ihnen am Donnerstag Morgen zugestellt werden. Der Rahmen hat auf der Rückseite einige Verletzungen ...] Die 600 M. bitte ich so lange zu behalten, bis ich von meiner Reise zurück bin. ...] Und nun mit meinen herzlichen Grüßen den Wunsch, daß mein Bild in seiner neuen Heimat seinen Zweck einigermaßen erfülle; ich habe es mit großer Freude gemalt und freue mich sehr, daß es bei Ihnen bleiben soll ...] Ihr Hans am Ende".

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        MANUAL TEORICO PRACTICO DE BARAJAS MITOLOGICAS

      Establecimiento Tipógrafico de R. Pujol - Barcelona. 1901. 166Pág+2h. Tela. 23X16. Dedicatoria y firma del autor. Estudio exhaustivo. Raríssima Obra Original de época de Barajas Mitológicas. Ref 9.3 Biblioteca A. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Knabe mit Fez [?]

      Neapel [1901]. Metallguss/Regule, bronziert; im Sockel "Neapel", "1901" und "MAR [?]" eingeritzt Höhe ca. 23 cm Weitere Details u. Fotos auf Anfrage. Zustand: siehe Bild; wunderschöne, alte Büste in alters-/gebrauchsgemäss sehr gutem Zustand.. TOP-EXEMPLAR !

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        The Modern Cook

      London - Macmillan and Co., 1901. London - Macmillan and Co., 1901 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. %0D%0AA guide to late-Victorian cooking from Charles Elme Francatelli. %0D%0AIllustrated with vignettes throughout. %0D%0AIncluding recipes for Parisian cake, entrees of veal, rice cakes and timbales, and much more. %0D%0ACondition: %0D%0AIn a brown cloth binding. Externally, sound, though with some bumping, and a few marks. Internally, generally firmly bound. Front hinge strained. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Pages are bright, and generally clean, though with some scattered instances offoxing. Overall: GOOD. %0D%0A%0D%0A.

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        Stara Praha: 100 Akvarellu Vacslava Jansy

      Prague: Nakladatel B. Koci, 1901 - 1902 Prague: Nakladatel B. Koci. 1901 - 1902. Hardcover. Very Good. Hardcover with gilt stamped maroon cloth boards, leather spine, 1901 &1902, folio, 278pp. + 100 color tipped in plates. Book has one small withdrawn stamp from Carnegie Mellon's library, otherwise no library indications, maroon cloth boards show mild rubbing and soil, leather spine is toned and rubbed, binding tight, text clean and unmarked. No DJ. Text in Slovak. THIS LARGE, HEAVY BOOK WILL REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING FEES.

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        London and South London

      mp;1901 -London -Chatto & Windus, 1898. mp;1901 -London -Chatto & Windus, 1898 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. An extensive history of London and a discussion of many points of interest, including a history of the Pilgrims, St. Mary Ovaries and Charles the Second. With publisher's catalogue to the rear of both volumes. Illustrated throughout. Two volumes. Condition: In full cloth binding. Externally, worn with bumping and wear to extremities the front hinges are cracking. Internally, generally firmly bound, bright and clean with the exception of one of the publisher's catalogues which has significant age toning. Overall: GOOD.

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        The Lady of Lynn

      London - Chatto and Windus, 1901. London - Chatto and Windus, 1901 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. An illustratedfictional work from author, Walter Besant. Featuring twelve illustrations by G. Demain-Hammond. With publishers' original advertisements, to the rear. Condition: In original pictorial cloth binding. Externally, lightly rubbed, with shelfwear to the head and tail of the spine. Very slight splitting to the cloth on both joints. Internally, generally firmly bound and bright. Instances of lightfoxing throughout. Overall: GOOD..

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        Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam of Nashapur

      London: Ballantyne Press, 1901. London: Ballantyne Press, 1901. hardcover. fine. Translated by Edward Fitzgerald [text from the 1859 edition]. Printed throughout in red & black, the book is designed by Charles Ricketts, with his striking engraved frontispiece & title page. 31pp. Slim 8vo, bound by Bayntun in an absolutely striking and unique binding. Full brown morocco with highly decorative gilt and green-stamped pictorial covers; gilt spine and wide inner dentelles; marbled endpapers, uncut edges, t.e.g. London: Printed by the Ballantyne Press & Vale Press] & sold by Hacon and Ricketts, 1901. Fine. Scarce. Limited edition of 310 copies on handmade paper. A beautifully printed work, this was one of Rickett's favorite titles done for his Vale Press. SUPERB BINDING THAT MUST BE SEEN.

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        Old Mortality

      London - Macmillan and Co, 1901. London - Macmillan and Co, 1901 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A historical novel of southern Scotland, which forms part of the 'Tales of My Landlord' subset of Scott's 'Waverley' novels, in an armorialfine binding from The Duke's School, Alnwick. Large Type Border Edition. With a bookbinder's stamp for Birdsall and Son, Northampton, to the verso of the front free-endpaper. Featuring ten illustrations, including a tissue guarded frontispiece. With introductory essays and notes by Andrew Lang. VolumeV of twenty four volumes of the Waverley Novels. Condition: In a full tree calf armorial binding, with marbled endpapers. Externally, a little shelfwear. Internally, firmly bound. Bright and generally clean, with just the odd small spot or mark. The plates are bright and clean. Overall: FINE..

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        Zlatorog: Eine Alpensage

      Stuttgart - J.G. Cotta, 1901. Stuttgart - J.G. Cotta, 1901 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A lovely copy of this popular Alpine legend, first published in 1877. The German poet Rudolf Baumbach (1840-1905) studied Natural Science at Leipzig, before becoming a private tutor in several Austrian towns. In Trieste, he wrote 'Zlatorog', which caught the public imagination and ran into many editions. Baumbach decided to embark upon a literary career. His poetry included many drinking songs, but his real talent lay in narrative verse, particularly descriptions of the life and sceneryof his native Thuringia. Condition: In a decorative cloth binding, with gilt edges, and decorative endpapers. Externally, a little shelfwear. Internally, firmly bound and bright and clean. Overall: FINE..

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