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        Dictionnaire français-argot

      first edition. Half-basal caramel binder, back with four nerves decorated with golden fleurons, traces of rubbing on the back, marbled paper plates, guards and paper counter to the vat, Contemporary binding. Autographed autograph dedication of the author of Aristide Bruant: "For my dear brother Goron, Paris the year I of the XXème century." Illustrated book of engravings. Some foxing. Flammarion Paris 1901 13,5x22,5cm relié

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

      Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York 1901 - "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" by Lewis Carroll. With an introduction by E. S. Martin. Illustrated by Peter Newell. First edition thus. Published by Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York, 1901. The book measures 6" x 9", 193 pages. With its rare original dust jacket. The dust jacket is in very good minus condition. Sunning, soiling, and staining to the panels and spine with small scratches to the front. Paper loss at the top edge of the front panel and spine, slightly affecting the end of the title. The book is in very good condition. The boards are well preserved with firm edges. Gentle sunning to the edges and at the spine. The front board is lightly cocked. Previous owner's gift inscription in pencil on the front endpaper. The binding is starting. The textblock is clean, bright, unmarked, and complete. A very nice copy of this children's classic, hard to find with its scarce dust jacket. Please view the many other rare titles available for purchase at our store. We are always interested in purchasing individual or collections of fine books. Inventory #(H8-19) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ernestoic Books and Bindery]
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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)).

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        Das Buch der Erfindungen. Gewerbe und Industrien. Gesamtdarstellung aller Gebiete der gewerblichen und industriellen Arbeit sowie von Weltverkehr und Weltwirtschaft. Neunte, durchaus neugestaltete Auflage

      Leipzig: Verlag Otto Spamer 1896-1901 - OHLDr. mit farb. goldgepr. Rückenschild, LDr.-Ecken, gemusterte Deckelbezüge, dreiseitig marmorierter Schnitt, VIII+742; XII+792; VII+639; VIII+758; VIII+605; VIII+725; VIII+656; VIII+733; XI+764; VII+632 Seiten, 18 x 25,5 cm, Bindung von Max Herzig, Band 2 von Otto Spamer, von au=en etwas berieben, innen bei der Bindung manchmal leicht stockig, insgesamt guter Zustand. Alle Bände mit eigenem Register, aus dem Inhalt: Bd. 1: Entwickelungsgang und Bildungsmittel der Menschheit. Entwickelung der Baukunst. Faulwasser: Technik des Bauwesens. Ortsanlagen. Gemeinnützige bauliche Einrichtungen der modernen Städte. Beleuchtung, Heizung, Ventilation. Mit 854 Textabbildungen sowie 13 Chromotafeln und Beilagen; Bd. 2: Die Kräfte der Natur und ihre Benutzung - Physikalische Technologie. Die Mechanik oder die Lehre von der Bewegung der Körper. Die physikalischen Erscheinungn und Kräfte, ihre Erkenntnis und Verwertung im praktischen Leben. Die Kraftmaschinen. Mit 986 Textabbildungen sowie 3 Beilagen; Bd. 3: Die Elektrizität, ihre Erzeugung und ihre Anwendung in Industrie und Gewerbe. Mit 824 Textabbildungen sowie 11 Beilagen; Bd. 4: Landwirtschaft und landwirtschaftliche Gewerbe und Industrien. Mit vielen Fachbeiträgen. Mit 629 Textabbildungen sowie 9 Beilagen; Bd. 5: Bergbau und Hüttenwesen. Mit vielen Fachbeiträgen. Mit 608 Textabbildungen sowie 12 Beilagen; Bd. 6: Die Verarbeitung der Metalle. Mit vielen Fachbeiträgen. Mit 1617 Textabbildungen sowie 6 Beilagen; Bd. 7: Die Industrien der Steine und Erden. Chemische Industrie. Mit vielen Fachbeiträgen. Mit 601 Textabbildungen sowie 3 Beilagen; Bd. 8: Verarbeitung der Faserstoffe: Holz-, Papier- und Textilindustrie. Mit vielen Fachbeiträgen. Mit 687 Textabbildungen sowie 5 Beilagen; Bd. 9: Der Weltverkehr und seine Mittel. Erster Teil. Mit vielen Fachbeiträgen. Mit 764 Textabbildungen sowie 14 Beilagen; Bd. 10: Weltverkehr und seine Mittel. 285 Textabbildungen, 3 Beilagen. Book Language/s: de [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Oriental Series: Japan, its History, Arts and Literature ; China, its History, Arts and Literature (12-volume set)

      Boston and Tokyo: J. B. Millet Company, 1901. 12 vols. Tan marbled boards, 3/4 red leather spines and corners; gilt letters and decoration on spines; gilt top edges; various paginations; BW illus.; color plates as frontispieces. A 12-volume set that presents the history and culture of Japan and China. Contents: v.1-6 Japan [History and culture] ; v.7 Japan: Pictorial and Applied Art ; v.8 Japan: Keramic Art ; v.9 China: Keramic Art ; v.10-12 China [History and culture]. #10 of 500 sets, with each volume numbered consistently. G+ (Outer spines have average to moderate wear, esp. v. 2; interior is generally clean.).

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        Zwei Blaukehlchen.

      - Farbholzschnitt, auf Velin, signiert und als „Handdruck." bezeichnet. 12,6:12.2 cm. Sehr guter Abdruck, wie üblich mit schalem Rändchen um den Darstellungsrand. Bedeutende österreichische Malerin und Graphikerin, zählt zu den wichtigsten österreichischen Tiermalern des 20. Jahrhunderts. 1901-1911 Ausbildung an der Grazer Landeskunstschule bei A. von Schrötter (1856-1935), Sommermonate 1907 und 1909 in Dachau an der Tiermalschule von H. von Hayek (1869-1940). Durch Vermittlung Schrötters 1911-1916 Schülerin an der Privatschule von F. Schmutzer (1870-1928), anschließend in dessen Atelier an der Wiener Kunstakademie. Rückkehr nach Graz. Ab 1909 Beteiligung an Ausstellungen der „Wiener Secession". Studienreisen in Europa. 1919 Heirat mit Georg Ritter von Bresslern (1892-1952). 1921, 1925, 1931 und 1936 Österreichischer Staatspreis, 1922 Gold. Medaille der Stadt Graz, 1934 Ehrenpreis der Stadt Wien. 1928 Nordafrika-Reise, auf der neben Gemälden, die die Sitten und Gebräuche der „Ureinwohner" (elysisch und erotisierend) thematisieren, zahlreiche Tierdarstellungen entstanden; später auch Studien in europäischen Tierparks, zudem Porträtminiaturmalerin und Illustratorin für Kinder- und naturwissenschaftliche Bücher sowie Entwurf von Gobelins. 1932 Verleihung des Professorentitels. Mitglied des „Woman International Art Club". 1938 Ausschluß aus der "Vereinigung der Künstlerinnen Österreichs", aufgrund der Herkunft ihres Mannes, der eine jüdische Mutter hatte, von dem sie sich nicht trennte. Einstufung einiger ihrer Arbeiten nach 1933 als regimekritisch. Durch Rezeption japanischer, expressionistischer Stilmerkmale sowie durch die Auseinandersetzung mit der Jugendstil-Graphik eigene künstlerische Bearbeitung des Linolschnitts.

      [Bookseller: Galerie Joseph Fach GmbH]
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        Brief a. d. Hand seiner Frau mit zwei montierten Exlibris-Entwürfen Gerlachs, eh. Anmerkungen und U.

      München, 20. IV. 1901. - 2 SS. auf Doppelblatt. Gr.-4to. Bl. 2 recto mit einigen eh. Anmerkungen und U. ("Taschner"). An Martin Gerlach sen. von Gerlach & Schenk in Wien: "[.] Dieser Brief trifft Sie jedenfalls in Leipzig an; wenn Sie dann nach Dresden kommen, bitte ich Sie in der Ausstellung zu sehen, was für Plätze die Plastiken von Ignatius Taschner haben; gestern hat der gute Mann von Früh 5 Uhr bis Nachts ½6 Uhr am 'Raubein' durchgearbeitet und ich brachte denselben mittels Droschke noch auf den 6 Uhr Zug, damit er heute bei der Eröffnung dort ist [.]". - Gerlachs zwei Exlibris-Entwürfe in Tusche, Deckweiß und Bleistift. - Auf Briefpapier mit gedr. Vignette; stellenweise gering fleckig.

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        SOME POEMS ... WITH ILLUSTRATIONS BY W. HOLMAN HUNT, J. E. MILLAIS AND DANTE GABRIEL ROSSETTI PRINTED FROM THE ORIGINAL WOOD BLOCKS CUT FOR THE MDCCCLXVI EDITION WITH PHOTOGRAVURES FROM SOME OF THE ORIGINAL DRAWINGS NOW FIRST REPRODUCED (LARGE PAPER COPY)

      London: Freemantle & Co., 1901.  First edition, 26 x 20cm (large 8vo), in publisher's ivory diaper-grain cloth w/gilt floral decoration to fr. cover & gilt title to fr. cover & spine, a.e. untrimmed, [i-iv] v-xxiv, 1-135 [136] pp. (a couple of sections unopened) +frontis portrait & numerous unpaginated plates, w/30 wood engravings by the Dalziels, W.J. Linton, etc. after Rossetti, Millais & Holman Hunt, & 6 photogravures of drawings by the artists.  Stated Limited Edition (76/150) printed on unwatermarked handmade paper by the Riverside Press Ltd., Edinburgh.  Binding Good (spine darkened w/edges of covers less so, & extremities sl. bumped & worn); contents Very Good (frontis moderately creased w/short mended tear to upper fore-edge, & deckle edges a bit dusty).  Fredeman p.280, Ray 148B, de Beaumont 376.

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        Sonntag vor den Thoren von Paris.(Bucolique modern).

      - Farbholzschnitt, 1901, auf Bütten. Darstellungsgröße 26:39 cm, Blattgröße 32,2:45,4 cm, auf Untersatz montiert. Literatur: Lutz-Brissonneau 271. Erschienen im Verlag der Gesellschaft für vervielfältigende Kunst, Wien. Von 1862-71 lernte Lepère in der Werkstatt des reproduzierenden Holzschneiders Joseph Burn- Smeeton (tätig in Pairs um 1840/60), nahm Zeichenunterricht bei Horace Lecoq de Boisboudran (1802-1897) und bildete sich nebenher als Maler aus. 1870 stellte er im Salon Landschaften und Stilleben aus. Seit 1872 arbeitete er in Ateliergemeinschaft mit dem Graphiker Henri Pierre Paillard (1844-1912). Seit 1876 entstehen vor allem Holzschnitte und Radierungen, ab 1881 war er leitender Illustrator bei „Monde Illustrée" und bereiste verschiedene Regionen Frankreichs. Er gilt als Erneuerer des Holzschnitts. Gemeinsam mit Charles Maurin (1854-1914) und Henri Rivière (1864-1951) entdeckte er den japanischen Holzschnitt und die ursprünglichen Techniken des Farbholzschnitts. Er nimmt die Originaltechniken – Holzschnitt mit der Richtung der Holzfaser und Schnitt mit Taschenmesser – wieder auf, die eine ganz besondere Sensibilität für die Qualität des Materials erfordern.

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        The Official Report of the Trial of John O'Neil for the Murder of..

      1901. Murder, Rape and Necrophilia on a Country Lane in Massachusetts [Trial]. O'Neil, John [1873?-1908], Defendant. The Official Report of the Trial of John O'Neil for the Murder of Hattie Evelyn McCloud, In the Superior Court of Massachusetts. From Notes of the Official Stenographers. Published by the Attorney-General, Under Chapter 214 of Acts of 1886. Boston: Wright & Potter Printing Co., 1901. [iv], 730 pp. Color map. Recent period-style calf, blind rules to boards, blind fillets and original lettering pieces to spine, endpapers renewed. Light toning to text, negligible edgewear to preliminaries. $950. * Only edition. O'Neil, an unemployed machinist with a drinking problem, strangled Mrs. McCloud, then raped her corpse, on a country lane near Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts, on January 8, 1897. Convicted later than year, O'Neil was executed on January 7, 1898. McDade, The Annals of Murder 722.

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        THE HISTORY OF HELYAS, KNIGHT OF THE SWAN. Translated by Robert Copland from the French version published in Paris in 1504.; A literal reprint in the types of Wynken De Worde after the unique copy printed by him upon parchment in London, MCCCCCXII.

      New York: Grolier Club, 1901. pp: xxiii introduction, unpaginated black-letter text; several full-page illustrations (one rubricated), illustrations in the text. Bound in brown morocco over heavy boards, spine and both covers lavishly decorated in blind, embossed brass clasps. 9" x 6.5" This is one of 325 copies printed on Whatman paper from type made especially for this edition. Fine.

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        The History of Helyas, Knight of the Swan

      New York: The Grolier Club, 1901. Limited edition. Hardcover. Near fine. Small 4to. xviii, (2), (150), 2pp. Introduction signed: R.H. (i.e. Robert Hoe). "One of three hundred and twenty-five copies on Whatman paper, and three copies on vellum." This copy on Whatman paper. Bound in full leather with Wynkyn de Worde's device on covers and clasps. tr. by Robert Copland from the French version published in Paris in 1504. A literal reprint in the types of Wynkin de Worde after the unique copy printed by him upon parchment in London, MCCCCCXII. Hinges nicely mended, light marginal stain to the first few pp. at the fore edge but not affecting the text, leather has offset to the mnargins of the endpapers, else a near fine copy.

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        Works of Shakespeare. Edited with an Introduction and Notes by C. H. Herford.

      London: Macmillan and Co.-1912. 1901 - FINELY BOUND. In ten volumes. Crown octavo (18 x 13cm), pp.[2] xxii, 389 [2]; pp.[2] vi, 572 [2]; pp.[2] vi, 500 [2]; pp.[2] vi, 494 [2]; pp.[2] viii, 542 [2]; pp.[2] iv, 515 [3]; pp.[2] vi, 521 [3]; pp.[2] vi, 417 [3]; pp.[2] vi, 398 [2]; pp.[2] vi, 507 [3]. In contemporary red half morocco for BUMPUS of Oxford, with raised bands, gilt titles to spines and red cloth boards. Marbled endpapers; all edges gilt. Spotting in places, especially to volume I. Light external wear; a little rubbing to some joints. Very good overall. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Ltd, PBFA, ABA, ILAB]
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        Poems

      T Fisher Unwin Ltd, 1901. 1st edition. Hardcover. Fine contents in fine decorative blue boards designed by Althea Gyles. With the errata slip facing page 184. An excellent copy of the third edition revised of the author's poems, and quite scarce in such nice condition. Accompanied by a laid-in card signed by the author and dated December 2nd 1903.

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        Schönheit aus dem Feuer: Fliesenkunst aus acht Jahrhunderten von Wolfgang E. Weick und Gabriele Koller

      Deutscher Kunstverlag. Der Katalog enthält den Bestand an Fliesen, den das Museum für Kunst und Kulturgeschichte Dortmund Anfang des 20. Jahrhunderts von dem Schweizer Archäologen und Kunstwissenschaftler Robert Forrer erwarb und bietet damit einen Überblick über die Geschichte der europäischen Fliesenkunst.Forrer hatte in der zweiten Hälfte des 19. Jahrhunderts begonnen, Fliesen zu erwerben und zu erforschen. 1901 erschien seine Publikation »Geschichte der europäischen Fliesenkeramik vom Mittelalter bis zum Jahre 1900«, ein lange Zeit gültiges Werk, dessen Grundlage Forrers eigene umfangreiche Fliesensammlung bildete. Die 1903 nahezu komplett erworbene Fliesensammlung Forrers bildet heute den Kern eines großen Sammlungsbestands an historischen Fliesen im Museum für Kunst und Kulturgeschichte Dortmund. Beginnend mit Fliesen aus dem 12. Jahrhundert, die zu den frühesten Beispielen der europäischen Fliesenkeramik überhaupt gehören, gibt die Sammlung einen Einblick in acht Jahrhunderte europäische Fliesenkunst bis hin zu den Anfängen des Jugendstils. Der Schwerpunkt liegt auf Fliesen des Mittelalters und der Renaissance. Höhepunkte der Sammlung bilden frühe Relieffliesen des Rheinlandes, inkrustierte Fliesen des französischen Mittelalters, spanisch-maurische Fliesen sowie farbenprächtige Fayencefliesen der Renaissance aus Italien und Frankreich. Den Siegeszug der weiß-blauen niederländischen Fliese bis ins 19. Jahrhundert hinein spiegeln zahlreiche Fliesenbeispiele aus verschiedenen europäischen Länder wider. Der vorliegende Katalog enthält einen einführenden Textteil und mit 350 Objekten den Gesamtbestand in Einzelbeschreibungen und Abbildungen.

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        ALSs - 21 eigenhändige Briefe mit Unterschrift und 2 eigenhändige Postkarten mit Unterschrift. Dazu umfangreiche Beilagen.

      Berlin und Predazzo 1.XII.1901 bis 6.XII.1904. 91 Seiten verschiedenen Formats. Vereinzelt kleinere Defekte. Berlin und Predazzo 1.XII.1901 bis 6.XII.1904. 91 Seiten verschiedenen Formats. Vereinzelt kleinere Defekte.Julius Romberg(1850-1924), Geologe, Privatgelehrter. - Wissenschaftlich äußerst ergiebige Briefreihe an den Geologen und Paläontologen Wilhelm Salomon-Calvi in Heidelberg, den er in aller Ausführlichkeit über seine gemeinsam mit Salomon-Calvis Schüler Hand Philipp vorgenommenen geologisch-petrographischen Untersuchungen im Predazzo-Gebiet informiert.Dazu 13 Briefe Rombergs an Philipp, meist Berlin, ferner Innsbruck und Predazzo 1901-1903, 34 Seiten 8, sowie ein von Romberg und Philipp unterzeichneter Vertrag über die gemeinsame Predazzo-Erkundung, die in einem Zerwürfnis der beiden Forscher endete.

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        (Hrsg.). Blühende Kakteen (Iconographia Cactacearum). Im Auftrag der Deutschen Kakteen-Gesellschaft. Bde. 1-3 in 6 Bdn. Neudamm, Neumann, 1901-1904 und 1910-1921). Mit insgesamt 168 (von 180) ganzseitigen farblithographierten, teils beikolor. Tafeln von Toni Gürke, jeweils mit Seidenhemdchen und begleitender Textseite. Teile 1-4 (von Band 1; ohne Teil 5) in 4 Bdn. mit den Tafeln 1-48, sowie Bde. 2 und 3 in 2 Bdn. mit den Tafeln 61-180. 4°. 4 OHlwd.-Bde. und 2 grüne goldgepr. OLwd.-Bde. (berieben, leicht bestoßen, etwas fleckig).

       1901 Nissen, BBI 1818.- Im Auftrag der Deutschen Kakteen-Gesellschaft nach dem Tod von Prof. Dr. Karl Schumann herausgegen durch Max Gürke später durch F. Vaupel.- Enthält schöne farbintensive Chromlithographien.- Es fehlt der 5. Teil vom 1. Band.- Teile 1-4 vom 1. Band mit Namensstempel auf dem Titel.- Einige Seidenhemdchen sowie einzelnde Textseiten gering zum Teil stärker stockfleckig. Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        The Tempest.

      Freemantle, London., 1901. First edition thus. Royal octavo. pp [xii], 106, [2]. Numerous illustrations in late Pre-Raphaelite style by Anning Bell. Original binding of full decorated parchment gilt, top edge gilt. One of the more attractive of the many illustrated editions of Shakespeare produced at the time.Number 136 of 174 copies signed by the artist and with the limitation statement handwritten (probably not by him).Silk ties missing. Front endpapers slightly spotted. Very good indeed in custom-made card slipcase.

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        Denslow's Mother Goose Being the old familiar rhymes and jingles of Mother Goose edited and illustrated by W. W. Denslow

      McClure , Phillips & Company 1901 - Quarter green cloth and color pictorial paper-covered boards. Complete with the full-page color plates on every recto, half plates and additional vignette with text on verso, illustrated by Denslow. Illustrated endpapers. Corners rubbed to boards, large area of corner tip loss, penultimate page. Several pages reinserted, intact. Scattered closed tears. Generally bright, with less than half of the exceptionally rare dustjacket (see image). ; Chromolithograph; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Unpaginated pages [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A History of English Turf. Volumes I-III in six Volumes.

      Virtue and Company, London 1901 - zusammen 741 S. mit zahlreichen Abbildungen und 36 Tafeln in Photogravüre, 3 Volumes in 6 Divisions. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 10000 4°, Original-Leinen (mit hübscher Jugenstilornamentik und Rücken- sowie Deckelverglodung), Goldschnitt, die Photogravüren teils am Rande stockfleckig, insgesamt gutes und innen sauberes Exemplar, 3 Bände in 6 Bänden (jeder Band in 2 Teilbänden),.

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        The God Of His Fathers, And Other Stories

      McClure, Phillips & Co., New York 1901 - (I-Xii), 1-299; P. (300) Blank. Blue Cloth. Gilt Lettering And Design On Front Cover And Spine. Deckled Foredge And Bottom Edge. A Scarce Title But Exact Number Of Copies Printed Is Not Known. ( Library Of Congress Copy Deposited May 15, 1901.) This Copy With All Gilt Brilliant, As Issued. Light Rubbing To Small Areas Of Cloth On Edges And Tips With Just Loss Of Color At Those Points Of Wear, But No Loss Of Cloth. Two Extremely Thin, Long Shallow Scratches On Front Cover, Barely Visible. Partial Light Cracking Of Front Hinge. An Especially Bright And Attractive Example. (This Copy Has The Partially Erased Signature Of Mrs. W. D. Reed With Her Pencilled Address, 116 12Th Street, Oakland, California). No Other Marks Or Flaws. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Zes getypte of geschreven brieven van Cor L. van der Lugt Melsert en Litje G.M.H. van der Lugt Melsert-Bouwmeester aan “Flip”, d.d. ‘s-Gravenhage 1972-1975, 4°, 9 p.

      “Flip” (de burgemeester van Moordrecht??) doet moeite om een lintje te krijgen voor Lily en Cor schrijft, zonder haar medeweten, een uitvoerige biografie van haar: geboren Amsterdam 28-9-1901, loopbaan toneel, film, aanbiedingen Paramount om naar Amerika te komen, aanbod UFA om naar Berlijn te komen, “zij heeft geheel vrijwillig tijdens de oorlog niet willen4, 398, en, heeft wel - zonder in de illegaliteit te zijn - veel mensen geholpen, ook 2 joodse jongetjes in huis gehaald toen ik ondergedoken was”, spraaklessen aan een jonge dominee die door haar “van die dominee's-galm af wilde”. Ze begeleidde Gerard Cox voor diens examen toneelschool en hielp een Wassenaar's zakenman van “een afschuwelijk Tsjechisch accent af”. Hierbij een fotokaart van Annie van der Lugt Melsert-Van Ees als “Boefje”. M7061

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        Catalogue of the Morse Collection of Japanese Pottery.

      Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1901 - First ed. Small 4to. xiii, 384pp. 28 plates. Numerous text-illus. Original boards, slightly rubbed, internally slightly foxed as usual, presentation copy for his secretary, with Morse's original sketch on paper put on front end-paper. Ex-library copy, stamp on the verso of title-page. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        L'avortement

      Paris Librairie J.B. Baillière et Fils, 1901, in-8, VIII-376 pp, demi-chagrin aubergine de l'époque, dos fileté, Quelques figures dans le texte. Cours de médecine légale de la Faculté de médecine de Paris, recueillis par le Dr Reille, abordant la question de l'avortement avec un historique, des statistiques criminelles et sociologiques, une description des procédés d'avortement, de leurs suites et des exemples de jugements. Paul Brouardel (1837-1906), influent hygiéniste et médecin légiste de la seconde moitié du XIXe siècle, fut l'un des principaux promoteurs en France de la médecine légale, après Tardieu dont il approfondit et renouvela l'enseignement et les méthodes. Il s'intéressa également aux épidémies de typhoïdes qui touchèrent les villes de Clermont-Ferrand en 1886 et du Havre en 1887-1888. Le milieu inverti du tournant du siècle lui a bâti une réputation d'austérité que ne dément pas le témoignage d'un certain André Gide, dont il était le médecin de famille et qui, venant d'être renvoyé de l'École alsacienne pour s'être laissé aller à ses "mauvaises habitudes" - entendre la masturbation -, aurait reçu des menaces de castration de la part du médecin. Cachet annulé de la Faculté catholique de Paris et étiquette en pied du dos. Coins usés, petits frottements aux plats, quelques rousseurs légères.

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        Peru, History of Coca: "The Divine Plant' of the Incas, with an Introductory Account of the Incas, and of the Andean Indians of To-day

      J.H. Vail 1901 - First edition. xxxi, 576 pp. Original maroon cloth decorated in gilt. Near Fine with spot of rubbing to front board, a bit of fraying at foot, a hint of foxing to fore edge, and very light sunning to spine. Internally clean with sturdy binding. A very nice copy of a profusely illustrated history of the coca plant covering Incan culture, South American politics and business, colonialism, medicine, addiction and more. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Official Report of the Trial of John O'Neil for the Murder of.

      1901 - Murder, Rape and Necrophilia on a Country Lane in Massachusetts [Trial]. O'Neil, John [1873?-1908], Defendant. The Official Report of the Trial of John O'Neil for the Murder of Hattie Evelyn McCloud, In the Superior Court of Massachusetts. From Notes of the Official Stenographers. Published by the Attorney-General, Under Chapter 214 of Acts of 1886. Boston: Wright & Potter Printing Co., 1901. [iv], 730 pp. Color map. Recent period-style calf, blind rules to boards, blind fillets and original lettering pieces to spine, endpapers renewed. Light toning to text, negligible edgewear to preliminaries. $950. * Only edition. O'Neil, an unemployed machinist with a drinking problem, strangled Mrs. McCloud, then raped her corpse, on a country lane near Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts, on January 8, 1897. Convicted later than year, O'Neil was executed on January 7, 1898. McDade, The Annals of Murder 722. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The First Men in the Moon

      Indianapolis: Bowen-Merrill Company, 1901. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/no dust jacket . Beautiful first edition decorated American trade binding. Dark blue cloth boards with gold moon and stars decoration on cover, gold lettering on spine, blind stamped lettering on rear cover. No fraying, fading or wear to cloth, no rubbing to decoration or lettering. Scattering of a few small and very faint water droplet markings to rear board. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Frontispiece illustration with tissue guard. Title page has black and red decorative line border. 312 pages.

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        Huhn.

      - Radierung in Braun, 1901, in der Platte signiert und datiert. 43,1:26,2 cm. Günther 55. Schöner Abdruck mit viel Grat auf Kupferdruckpapier. Richard Müller war Schüler der Dresdener Akademie unter L. Pohle (1841-1908). Die Begegnung mit M. Klinger (1857-1920) 1895 wurde für seine künstlerische Entwicklung und Laufbahn bestimmend. 1896 erhielt er den Rompreis, seit 1900 war er Professor der Radierklasse an der Dresdener Akademie, wo er bis 1935 – zuletzt als Rektor – lehrte. 1914/15 leistete er Kriegsdienst, seitdem war er ununterbrochen in Dresden tätig. – Richard Müller war ein Meister der Tierdarstellung!

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        Caption Title:] Archaeological Work About Khotan. (Art. XII.)

      [N.p.], [S.n.] 1901 - First separate edition. Offprint from the Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society. In publisher's yellow wrappers. 295-300, (2) p. Stein's early paper on the archeological excavations and findings in Khotan during his first major expedition to Central-Asia in 1900-1901. Originally published in Journal of the Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 33, Issue 2, April 1901. Sir Marc Aurél Stein (1862-1943) was a Hungarian born British archaeologist, mainly concerned with exploring ancient Central Asia. Member of "The Most Eminent Order of the Indian Empire" as Knight Commander (KCIE), and Fellow of British Academy. He made four major expeditions to Central Asia in 1900, 1906-1908, 1913-1916 and 1930. His greatest discovery was made at Mogao Caves, also known as "Caves of the Thousand Buddhas", near Dunhuang in 1907. The Stein collection (mostly manuscripts and other relics) has been placed in the British Library, the British Museum, and partly to the Srinagar Museum and the National Museum in New Delhi. Traces of folding. Cover somewhat dusted. Title and date in pencil on cover. Pages wavy at lower edge. Otherwise in very good condition. First separate edition. Offprint from the Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Woman's Christian Temperance Union (W.C.T.U) meeting notes

      Dallas, Texas, 1901. Unbound. Very good. Approximately 40 pages of meeting notes, from the Dallas chapter of the W.C.T.U. Rules from and two news clippings about the 17th Annual Convention are also included. All of the items are affixed to twelve unbound scrapbook pages. The meeting notes and rules sheet are in good shape; the news clippings are brittle. The meeting notes and minutes are generally generally concise, and often include members names. Many of the entries are procedural in nature, and several describe presentations, e.g. the testimonial of a long-suffering temperance worker who "had been laboring in Temperance work without the Lord but now [that] she had him on her side, had accomplished more for him and all others that she was working for." There is no discussion of suffrage, but other Union efforts are mentioned including: Pledge cards and new members, White membership ribbons , Temperance literature, Scientific temperance instruction, Loyal Temerance Legion (the W.C.T.U.'s children's branch), Flower Mission (the distribution of bouquets along with temperance literature and religious tracts to prisons, poor houses, hospitals, fire stations, jails, "colored people," etc), Fund raising (solicitation of donations from individuals and businesses, sales of Francis Willard -the W.C.T.U. founder-buttons, etc.), Lobbying state representatives in support of anti- tobacco, cocaine, morphine, and opium laws, Lobbying state representatives to establish a "Girls Educational Colage (sic)," Organizing a Humane Society in Dallas, Petitioning "the commissioner's court to have the White Females separated from the colored females," Petitioning to prevent the elected representative from Utah, Brigham. H. Thomas, from being allowed to take his seat in Congress because he was a practicing Mormon polygamist. Petitioning to abolish "beer and other intoxicants" from Army canteens , and Lobbying state representative to pass a law "to make the delivery of jugs a bonified sale, and to put the talk on them so high that there would be no whiskey sent that way to any local . . . district.

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        Works of Shakespeare. Edited with an Introduction and Notes by C. H. Herford.

      London: Macmillan and Co., 1901-1912. FINELY BOUND. In ten volumes. Crown octavo (18 x 13cm), pp.[2] xxii, 389 [2]; pp.[2] vi, 572 [2]; pp.[2] vi, 500 [2]; pp.[2] vi, 494 [2]; pp.[2] viii, 542 [2]; pp.[2] iv, 515 [3]; pp.[2] vi, 521 [3]; pp.[2] vi, 417 [3]; pp.[2] vi, 398 [2]; pp.[2] vi, 507 [3]. In contemporary red half morocco for BUMPUS of Oxford, with raised bands, gilt titles to spines and red cloth boards. Marbled endpapers; all edges gilt.Spotting in places, especially to volume I. Light external wear; a little rubbing to some joints. Very good overall.

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        THE ITALIAN NOVELISTS

      Privately Printed for Members of the Society of Bibliophiles, London 1901 - 7 volumes. 8vos., [Vol. 1] xii, 402; [Vol. 2] 376; [Vol. 3] 404; [Vol. 4] 318; [Vol. 5] xi, 278; [Vol. 6] 321; [Vol. 7] 329 pp., with numerous plates. All volumes uniformly bound in full scarlett morocco with single lined boards in gilt; with 4 raised bands, title on spine and spine compartments ruled and lightly decorated in gilt. Inside dentelles likewise decorated; marbled endpapers and aeg. Printed on Japanese paper with water-colored illustrations. Aquarelle edition, limited to one hundred numbered copies. All volumes show some edge wear and joint rubbing, with 5 volumes having various degrees of cracking on their spines, else a very good set. ------------------------ Italian authors featured are Giovanni Francesco Straparola and Ser Giovanni. Numbered 87 of 100 issued. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        SOME POEMS . . . WITH ILLUSTRATIONS BY W. HOLMAN HUNT, J. E. MILLAIS AND DANTE GABRIEL ROSSETTI PRINTED FROM THE ORIGINAL WOOD BLOCKS CUT FOR THE MDCCCLXVI EDITION WITH PHOTOGRAVURES FROM SOME OF THE ORIGINAL DRAWINGS NOW FIRST REPRODUCED (LARGE PAPER COPY)

      London: Freemantle & Co. 1901 - First edition, 26 x 20cm (large 8vo), in publisher's ivory diaper-grain cloth w/gilt floral decoration to fr. cover & gilt title to fr. cover & spine, a.e. untrimmed, [i-iv] v-xxiv, 1-135 [136] pp. (a couple of sections unopened) +frontis portrait & numerous unpaginated plates, w/30 wood engravings by the Dalziels, W.J. Linton, etc. after Rossetti, Millais & Holman Hunt, & 6 photogravures of drawings by the artists. Stated Limited Edition (76/150) printed on unwatermarked handmade paper by the Riverside Press Ltd., Edinburgh. Binding Good (spine darkened w/edges of covers less so, & extremities sl. bumped & worn); contents Very Good (frontis moderately creased w/short mended tear to upper fore-edge, & deckle edges a bit dusty). Fredeman p.280, Ray 148B, de Beaumont 376. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Novels of Samuel Richardson

      Croscup & Sterling, New York., 1901. New edition. With a Life of the Author, and Introductions, by William Lyon Phelps. Octavo. Twenty volumes. One of 56 numbered copies made from sheets of the Autograph Edition of 306 copies, each volume with a hand-coloured tissue-guarded frontispiece and specially bound in three quarter dark blue morocco with raised bands, gilt decorated spines, marbled boards and endpapers. Top edges gilt.One volume professionally repaired at front joint and another starting to weaken. Faint rubbing to edges. A very good set indeed. Handsome.

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        Le Bloc. Collection complète du N°1 de la première année fin Janvier 1901 au N°11 de la deuxième année du 15 Mars 1902

      First edition of this weekly magazine and entirely written by Georges Clemenceau and complete in 60 installments. Binding to bradel half red calico, smooth back with a gold finial, initials and golden double tail thread, marbled paper boards, dish first cover of the first installment preserved, contemporary binding. Beautiful and rare complete set of 60 pamphlets. Le Bloc Paris Fin Janvier 1901-15 Mars 1902 16,5x25cm relié

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        The Works of Shakespeare.

      Grant Richards, London., 1901-4. First edition thus. The Edinburgh Folio edition. Folio. Ten volumes. One of 1000 numbered sets signed by the publisher on the colophon pages of all but the first two volumes. Engraved frontispieces. Cream and ochre buckram, leather title-labels on spines. Top edge gilt. Printed on laid paper. The pale buckram spines are a little grubby. Corners bumped. This is, nevertheless, a handsome and nicely printed set.

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        The Lord of the Sea

      London Grant Richards 1901 - 8vo. Publisher's tan cloth boards decorated and titled in black and red to front board and spine. Some light staining to front and rear boards, slight fraying and bumping to spine ends. Internally bright, fresh and clean. Ink ownership to front free endpaper. Front inner hinge starting. A very good copy. All very Shiel; kind of a melodramatic cross between Verne, lo-fi Poe, and Fleming. Untold riches salvaged from a meteorite enable a shadowy powerful chap to build giant floating fortresses to wrest control of the sea from the world's less visionary superpowers so that he can Nemo them into behaving with some sense of consequence. A well presented example of all that late 19th century "Peace through superior firepower" stuff that lasted right up until we actually saw what the superior firepower actually does when used. Shiel was without doubt one of the weirder writers of weird and speculative fiction, himself of multi ethnic heritage, he initially made a name for himself writing "Yellow Peril" fiction, a gig that was actually at the time specially commissioned to capitalise on West v. Far East paranoia and xenophobia and public interest in the mad scramble of Imperialist greed that resulted in the Boxer Rebellion and a number of other skirmishes and occupationary actions.to say that a lot of it (eventually published as The Yellow Danger in 1898) was what we would now view as gleefully racist would be something of an understatement. Like many writers of his era Shiel seems to have had a kind of post-Decadent obsession with racial integrity (which is both tragic and ironic considering his own heritage) and the desperately irritating concept of racial degeneration; his fiction is lush, elaborate and compelling, and very visibly a product of his contemporary social and artistic obsessions. When he wasn't writing what even he thought of as unworthy hack work, Shiel was capable of producing deeply visionary and sinister speculative fiction; The Lord of The Sea (originally plotted as "Notebook II" in Shiel's rather arcane system, suggesting a kind of 'Unified Fiction Theory' where his disparate works all play into each other, kind of a Moorcockian multiverse but with fewer bell bottoms), even read as a freestanding piece of fiction, is a fine example of his work. wtpc6 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Life Of Napoleon Bonaparte.

      New York: The Century Co., 1901.. 4 volumes, quarto. Handsomely bound in publisher's maroon cloth decoratively stamped in gilt and blind, top edges gilt. Illustrated with 291 plates and maps, 79 in colour. Engraved bookplate of A J Tulloch to each volume. Bindings lightly aged only. A near fine set. The Princeton historian's monumental biography of the French Emperor.

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        Limited ed. set of 8 large 4to William Morris works printed at the Chiswick Press for Longmans in Golden type The Aeneids of Virgil Done into English Verse & Architecture, Industry, and Wealth & Hopes and Fears for Art. Signs of Change & The Odyssey of Homer, Done into English & The Roots of the Mountains: Wherein is Told Somewhat of the Lives of

      London: Longmans, Green & Co., 1901–1902. Limited First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good +. A full set of the eight books printed at the Chiswick Press with the Golden type designed by William Morris for the Kelmscott Press, 1901–1902. Published by Longmans, Green and Co. of London, New York and Bombay. Limited edition of 315 copies on hand-made paper with a W M and floral watermark, of which only 300 were for sale. 4to. 11 5/8" x 8¼" (29.5 x 21 cm). Bound in original quarter Holland-backed blue paper boards, with white linen spine. [iii], 238, [iv] pp. Printed in red and black Golden type. Spare labels tipped in. Paper-covered boards show mild wear to the corners with chips to some edges. Dust soiling to page edges. Spines uniformly faded from blue to brown-grey, showing little wear and not unpleasing in appearance. All square and solidly bound. Free from the usual spotting and foxing of books this age, excepting a few very light spots to some boards. Offsetting to endpapers of two books, still overall very nice copies with internal pages pristine, clean, white, and crisp. No internal markings whatsoever. All in all, the books are attractive and very well-preserved. Handsome copies, all unopened.

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        Cats

      Sand & Company, London and Edinburgh - [1901]. "Versed by Grimalkin". First edition. Thin quarto dark blue pictorial cloth stamped in red, brown and white. Illustrated with a color pictorial title page and 21 full-page b/w drawings by Wain. Cover edges rubbed and with some browning. Contents with a few short closed tears not affecting any images. Light finger soil. A very good copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Geschichte der Freiherren von Bodman : [I. Theil].

      [Lindau], o.V., (1894) [recte 1901]. - 4° (27x19), V, 572 S., 1 Bl., + 4 Lichtdrucktafeln mit 26 Abb.von Siegeln, grüner Oln mit dem StammWappen in silberDPräg und silberRTitel, SchmuckVorsätze, farb ill Titelblatt, Titelblatt etwas unfrisch und mit kleinem PfarrerStempel , sonst fest sauber und gepflegt, Die Arbeit erschien in 2 Teilen (veröffentlicht in den Bodenseevereinsschriften).- Vorliegender erster Band enthält chronologisch geordnet, Urkunden in Abschrift oder im Auszug (Regesten) von 1070 bis 1901, sowie Mitteilungen, welche, von Zeitgenossen verzeichnet, Glauben verdienen. Einige Aufzeichnungen von Chronisten, welche nicht leicht einzureihen sind oder offenbar in das Reich der Fabeln gehören, sind als Anhang dem ersten Teil beigefügt. (nach Bodman).- [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Traité de chimie industrielle à l'usage des chimistes, des ingénieurs, des métallurgistes, des industriels, des fabricants de produits chimiques, des agriculteurs, des écoles d'art et manufactures et de métiers, etc, etc

      Paris, Masson, 1901, in-8, 2 volumes, VII-942 pp. + [6]-884 pp, demi-chagrin havane de l'époque, Quatrième édition française, entièrement refondue. Nombreuses figures sur bois dans le texte. Tampon annulé de l'institut catholique de Paris Dos insolés. Bolton, 2nd Supplement, p. 84.

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        Électro-chimie (Exposition universelle internationale de 1900)

      Paris, Imprimerie nationale, 1901, in-4, 96 pages, broché, non coupé, Rapport peu courant rédigé par Henri Becquerel pour l'exposition universelle de 1900 (Rapports du jury international, classe 24. Exposition universelle internationale de 1900. Ministère du commerce, de l'industrie, des postes et des télégraphes).

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        NATORI-GUSA 1, 2

      1901. Fine. [DESIGN] YOSHII Seisen, designer. NATORI-GUSA Ichi, Ni. Kyoto: Honda Unkindo, Meiji 36 [1901]. 25.5 x 18 cm., string-bound Japanese-style, fukuro-toji, printed title on printed covers. The first 60 images from a series of kimono designs by Seisen, published by the important design house, Unkindo. HANAKURABE by Seisen was shown in the design book exhibition, done at Stanford, catalogued in ZUANCHO IN KYOTO. The Unkindo catalog from 1902 indicates that, though this work was slated to run to three volumes, only one had been published by then. The 1915 Unsodo catalog does not include the title so it is unclear whether volume three was ever finished. With beautifully printed color woodblock prints. Very good condition, some cover wear. fine impressions and colors.

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