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        The River War

      Longmans, Green and Co., London, , 1902. an Historical Account of The Reconquest of Soudan. Octavo. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in full burgundy morocco, titles and decoration to spine gilt, rule to boards gilt, signature to front board gilt, plain coated endpapers, inner dentelles gilt, all edges gilt. With frontispiece and 22 maps and plans. Light foxing to prelims otherwise a fine copy. New and Revised Edition.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Bulletin De La Societe De l'Histoire Du Theatre

      Charles SCHMID, Paris 1902 - 10 volumes in - 4 - De 1902 a 1922 - Interruption de 1904 a 1907, due au deces de l'editeur - La reprise de l'edition aura lieu de nouveau en novembre 1907, pour se terminer definitivement fin 1922 - le dernier volume contient hors numerotation "Le Theatre pendant la guerre" - quelques couvertures legerement tachees - complet de toute la parution. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Writings

      Cambridge, The Riverside Press,, 1902. 24 volumes, octavo. Contemporary burgundy half morocco over marbled boards, title and box design gilt, raised bands, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt. With black and white plates throughout. Slight rubbing to corners otherwise a lovely set. Edition de Luxe, limited to 1,000 numbered copies.

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        Der moderne Kapitalismus. Erster Band: Die Genesis des Kapitalismus. Zweiter Band: Die Theorie der kapitalistischen Entwicklung. Mit Registern über Band I und II. [TWO VOLUMES]

      Leipzig, Duncker & Humblot, 1902.. Five books in two volumes. Royal octavo. Pp. xxxiv, 669; viii, 646, (2) publisher's ads. With a divisional title to each book. Indices. Hardcover, uniformly bound in contemporary half calf, dark olive-green pebbled cloth, spines gilt, top of one spine missing, decorative endpapers, cloth inner hinges, marbled edges; leather rubbed off. In a very fine internal condition. A desirable set. ~ First edition of Sombart's most important work. Provenance: From the library of noted Dutch pediatrician Ph. H. Fiedeldij Dop, with his handsome bookplate to first free endpaper of each volume. Werner Sombart (1863-1941), German economist. A specialist in Marxian socialism he was not a socialist himself but expressed radical views in many of his books. In ?Der moderne Kapitalismus? Sombart offered a systematic historical picture of economic development in Europe from the beginning to 1927. (Sills. IESS. 1972. Schumpeter 1963, p. 816-7). ?A history of the economic institutions of modern Europe: An introduction of Der moderne Kapitalismus of Werner Sombart? was published first in 1933 and later in 1935 by F. S. Crofts, New York.

      [Bookseller: Librarium of The Hague]
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        Cathleen Ni Hoolihan: A Play in One Act and in Prose

      Printed at the Caradoc Press Chiswick for A.H. Bullen, London 1902 - First edition. 12mo. Quarter leather and printed cream colored papercovered boards. Hand printed in black and red. Light chipping at the very top of the thin crown, and some soiling to the paper on the front boards, else a nice and sound, very good plus copy of an uncommon little volume (according to Wade only about 300 copies were printed). See this book in 3D on our site. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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

      Heinemann 1902 - First UK edition, second state with dedication leaf. Original yellow cloth decorated in black. A very good copy with a little dustiness to the spine. The author's only science fiction work. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Jonkers Rare Books ABA ILAB]
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        POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB

      New York & London: George D. Sproul, 1902. Autograph Variorum Edition. Tiny bits of wear, still fine and quite handsome. Autograph Variorum Edition" Six volumes. Introduction by Percy Fitzgerald, and signed by him. Bibliographical Note by F. G. Kitton, and signed by him. Reproduces the hundreds of illustrations by the various Pickwick artists. Three original copper-engraved frontispieces in proof state signed by the illustrator, Harry Furniss (volumes I, III, and V). Bound by Whitman Bennett in half scarlet morocco with marbled sides and endpapers, t.e.g., the spines with gilt titles and panels with geometric frames and central "CD" ciphers surrounded by wreaths, dotted rules on the bands.

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        The Electrical Engineer Institute of Correspondence Instruction: Volumes 1 (One) Through 8 (VIII)

      London/New York: The Electrical Engineer Institute of Correspondence Instruction. Hardcover. It is unclear whether or not these eight volumes constitute an entire set. Dates vary from 1902 through 1906. Black and white diagrams and occasional photos. Each volume measures approximately 9" x 6" and together they occupy 9" of shelf space. Question papers included. Topics: Arithmetic, Mensuration, Algebra, Geometry, Logarithms, Trigonomety, Mechanical Drawing, Physics, Mechanics, Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Strength of Materials; Mechanics, Alternating Current Machinery, Electric Light and Power Wiring, Commercial Instruments and Measurements, Installation and Management of Isolated Dynamo Plants, Power Transmission by Alternating Currents, Applied Mechanics and Machine Design, Thermodynamics, The Steam Engine, Principles of Electricity and Magnetism, Laboratory Instruments and Measurements, Construction and Operation of Dynamo-Electric Machinery, The Transmission of Electrical Energy, Electric Lighting, Electric Railways, Electric Bells/Burglar Alarms/Annunciators, Telephony, Telegraphy, Applications of Electricity to the Arts and Industries, Construction and Operation of Dynamo-Electric Machinery, Direct Current Generators and Motors, Design of Direct Current Dynamos and Motors, Design of Alternating Generators and Synchronous Motors, X-Ray Apparatus and its Manipulation, Primary Batteries, Storage Batteries. Above-average external wear to all volumes. Hinges and bindings intact with but a few exceptions. Worthy reference copies of these highly informative and nostalgic volumes from very early in the history of Electrical Engineering. . Fair. 1906. First Edition.

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        THE ADVENTURES OF ROMNEY PRINGLE

      LONDON WARD, LOCK, AND CO. LTD PUB 1902. - VERY GOOD WITHOUT D.J. PRINGLE WAS KIND OF A GENTLEMAN THIEF THIS IS THE QUEEN'S QUORUM TITLE (# 30) OF LEGENDARY RARITY WHICH QUEEN HIMSELF OPINES WAS "DESTINED TO BECOME THE RAREST VOLUME OF DETECTIVE-CRIME SHORT STORIES PUBLISHED IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY." IN 1951 QUEEN REPORTED: "BIBLIOPHILES AND BOOKSCOUTS HAVE SCOURED ENGLAND AND AMERICA, SEEKING IN THE MOST LIKELY AND UNLIKELY PLACES; YET AFTER NEARLY FIFTY YEARS OF EAGLE-EYED AND EXPERT EXCAVATING, THE RECORDED COPIES TOTAL EXACTLY SIX- NO MORE, NO LESS." THE ADRIAN GOLDSTONE COPY WHICH WAS RESOLD AT SOTHEBY'S IN DECEMBER 2000 HAS BLUE CLOTH COVERED BOARDS. ONE WONDERS IF THERE WERE INDEED SO FEW COPIES WHY MORE THAN ONE COLOR OF CLOTH WAS USED, BUT AFTER ANOTHER 55 YEARS SINCE QUEEN MADE THE ABOVE STATEMENT ONLY A FEW OTHERS SEEMED TO HAVE TURNED UP SO HIS ORIGINAL INFORMAL CENSUS MAY BE SOMETHING OTHER THAN EXAGERATION WHICH WAS HOW IT WAS CHARACTERIZED IN THE 1981 ADRIAN GOLDSTONE CATALOGUE. RED CLOTH COVERED BOARDS WITH GILT TITLES ON SPINE AND FRONT COVER WITH VIGNETTE IN WHITE, NOW PERISHED, ON THE FRONT COVER, WITH 4 FULL PAGE ILLUSTRATIONS BY FRED PEGRAM, AND 2 PAGE CATALOGUE FOLLOWING PAGE 198. OTHER THAN A PREVIOUS OWNER'S NAME ON THE FRONT PASTE-DOWN ENDPAPER, AN ORIGINAL BOOK SELLER'S STAMP "J. A. FULKERSON/ SHOAL LAKE MAN." ON THE FRONT FREE ENDPAPER, SOME TINY SPOTTING AT THE HEEL OF THE SPINE, SOME MODEST RESTORATION TO THE SURFACE OF THE UPPER COVER TO REPAIR SOME WATER DAMAGE, SOME SCATTERED TOBACCO STAINS IN THE TEXT, AND A FEW DOG-EARED PAGES, A VERY NICE CLEAN AND TIGHT COPY. FIRST EDITION. Binding is HARDCOVER. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: JOHN LUTSCHAK BOOKS]
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        Kitabu 'l-masa'il fi'l-hilaf bejn al-Basrijjin wa 'l-Bagdadijjin. Al-kalam fi'l gawahir. Die atomistische Substanzenlehre aus dem Buch der Streitfragen zwischen Basrensern und Bagdadensern. Inaugural-Dissertation der hohen philosophischen Fakultät der Universität Leipzig zur Erlangung der Doktorwürde.

      Berlin, H. Itzkowski, 1902. - 8vo. 82, (2), 89, (1) pp. Papered spine. Only edition of this study of Arabic atomism, tracing the dispute in mediaeval Arabic natural philosophy between the theologians of Basra and Baghdad. Includes the Arabic text. GAL S I, 344. OCLC 4391682.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Autograph Letter Signed "C Bemont" [Charles Bemont, French scholar and autograph-collector] to unnamed correspondent [M. Kirkaldy, ref. to "Madame Kirkaldy" within], with Alfred Dreyfus calling card and autograph message and his own card with message

      Printed heading 9 Rue du Condé 27 Oct 1902 - Four pages, 12mo (letter), all items in good condition. He will fulfil his promise of some autograph letters, "le plus notable et vivid", which had been relegated to the country but retrieved the day before. He describes a Michelet manuscript, notes taken "après la lecture d'un ouvrage de M. Dupanloup" before he became bishop. He discusses Dupanloup's character and achievements at length. He continues "J'ajoute une lettre . . . Saul Meyer [NOT present] et une carte de visite . . . adressée par le capitaine (ou ex-capitaine) Alfred Dreyfus, il y a un an environ, c'est à dire depuis qu'il a été remis en liberté". He then refers to "Madame Kirkaldy" [correspondent's wife presumably] perhaps being reminded by the autographs of the "bibliothécaire français" she met at the Bodley (Oxford) when she was expecting her third child. He recalls other Oxford experiences of the time (dining at Christ Church etc) and hopes for a meeting to "parler de vos Normands". WITH: Calling card of Alfred Dreyfus (name printed centre) with message under printed name in Dreyfus's hand, "remercie vivement Mr Bemont de som aimable proposition, mais il est inutile de faire faire un tirage a part de | [reverse of card] l'article, puisqu'il l'aura dans la Revue Historiques." Also with: Calling card of Bemont himself, with message [to M. Kirkaldy - another mention of Madame] in his hand, "22 déc. 1902. Cher Monsieur | Voici pour ajouter à votre collection d'autographs. C'est une lettre de grand peintre français, Jules Breton [NOT present] . . . [described, then promising more]". [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Richard M. Ford Ltd]
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        Souvenir. Acis and Galatea Masque of Love

      J J Waddington, UK, 1902. Softcover. Good/No Jacket. Illustrator: Craig Edward Gordon. As Produced at the Great Queen Street Theatre March 10th 1902. Unpaginated, size 10.75 inches tall by 8.25 inches, in brown paper covers. Illustrated with 19 drawings : A Portrait of Handel by Hogarth; A Portrait of Henry Purcell by Kneller and 17 illustrations by Gordon Craig, one tipped in. There is also a pencil drawing to the front endpaper in the style of other illustrations, presumably by a previous owner ? There is a 2 page foreword by J A Fuller Maitland entitled The Purcell Operatic Society and texts by W Barclay Squire and Christopher St John. Contents : The Scenes. Acis And Galatea. Act 1 The White Tent. Act 2. Scene 1. The Shadow. Scene 2. The Giant. Scene 3. The Grey tent. The Masque Of Love. Scene, A Room. The Scenery, Costumes, etc., from designs by Gordon Craig. Executed under the direction of W. T. Hemsley, Miss M. Meredith, Miss D. Inglis, and Miss Edith Craig. Musical Director Martin Shaw. Stage Director Gordon Craig. Book - in Good brown paper covers with black lettering - Oversize covers with wear & small tears to edges, front cover strengthened at hinge with japanese tissue, otherwise contents clean, bright. Staples have been replaced with conventional stitched binding. An attractive copy of this RARE ephemeral work. SCANS available on request Illustrator: Craig Edward Gordon. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 201-750 grams. Category: Theatre & Plays; Inventory No: 000879..

      [Bookseller: John T. & Pearl Lewis]
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        14 picture postcards, signed by Nicolai Kobelkoff and his daughter Helene.

      Paris, Roubaix, Ypres, St. Denis u. a., 1901 and 1902. - Oblong 8vo. Altogether 14 pp. on 14 ff. To the Viennese teacher Rudolf Hacker.

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        The Natural History of British Surface-Feeding Ducks

      Longmans, Green and Co 1902 - 107 pp. Original green and olive cloth in good + condition. Top edge gilt. Only 600 copies of this edition have been printed, this copy is number 251. With 6 photogravures, 41 coloured plates, and 25 other illustrations. There are a few tissue guards between plates, but the book is missing some tissue guards. A few spots on the front cover. Light shelf wear. Lightly bumped and worn corners. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Buteo Books]
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        The Natural History of the British Surface-Feeding Ducks.

      Longmans Green and Co Number 427 of 600 Large Paper Copies 1902 - Lge 4to. xiv, 107pp. With 6 photogravures, 41 coloured plates and 25 other illustrations. All plates with tissue guards. The colour plates are by Thorburn and Millais. Bookplate of former owner. In publisher's half green cloth with olive green boards and gilt titles.Some light internal foxing and spotting and very slight rubbing to extremities but essentially a very good copy of this impressive work. (Very large heavy volume please allow extra postage when ordering). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Kerr & Sons Booksellers]
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        The Natural History of the British Surface-feeding Ducks

      Longmans Green & Co, London 1902 - 4to. 1902. Edition limited to 600 copies on large paper. This No. 210. c.p. 6 photogravures + 41 colour plates (of which 12 are chromolithos). Tissue guards to chromolithos. Armorial bookplate to upper paste-down. Ink inscription to f.e.p. Foxing to e.p.s and light browning to pages,mainly margins. Damp stain affecting margin of frontis. T.e.g. A good copy in original green boards. Sympathetic buckram respine. Corners bumped, a few minor marks and minor lifting to edge of cloth on lower board. Good. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Tombland Bookshop]
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        L'Ermitage - Revue artistique et littéraire. Année complète 1902.

      Bureaux de la Revue 1902 - - Bureaux de la Revue, Paris 1902, 11,5x18,5cm, 2 volumes reliés. - Edition originale.Reliure de l'éditeur à la bradel en demi percaline verte foncée, dos lisse, pièce de titre de maroquin noir, petit fer doré et double filet doré en queue.Douze numéros de janvier à décembre 1902. Couvertures conservées.Chaque numéro est illustré d'une xylographie.Contributions littéraires de Léon Blum ("Les yeux que j'aime"), Paul Fort, Henri Ghéon, André Gide ("Oscar Wilde"), Mme Alphonse Daudet, Walt Whitman, etc.Publication fondée en 1890 par Henri Mazel, l'Ermitage est une revue mensuelle appartenant à la première vague des petites revues symbolistes. Dans les années 1895, la revue entre en déclin, et son nouveau directeur, Edouard Ducoté, fait appel à André Gide. L'équipe de rédaction est alors réduite à douze collaborateurs réguliers, amis de Gide. Après de multiples difficultés et tentatives de remaniement de l'équipe rédactionnelle (Remy de Gourmont y fera un passage et y contribuera également financièrement en 1905), l'Ermitage rend son dernier soupir en 1906. L'Ermitage parvient à se détacher d'autres revues importantes de l'époque comme le Mercure de France ou la Revue blanche car elle se revendique éclectique et apolitique ; sur sa couverture, on peut d'ailleurs lire que c'est "la seule Revue qui ne s'occupe ni de politique ni de sociologie [mais] qui traite uniquement de littérature et d'art." Ses petites illustrations sont de style art nouveau, et, fidèle à son état d'esprit symboliste, ses collaborateurs s'intéressent davantage à la poésie qu'au roman. Tiphaine Samoyault, critique littéraire française, estime que l'Ermitage exprime une transition à cheval sur l'esthétisme fin de siècle et la poésie d'avant-garde des années 1910. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Kochkunst. Illustrirte Halbmonatsschrift für Hotel-, Restaurant-, Herrschafts- u. bürgerliche. Küche. Herausgeber und Verleger: Internationaler Verband der Köche Sitz Frankfurt am Main. Jahrgang 1902.

      Internationaler Verband der Köche, Frankfurt a. M. 1902 - 384 pages. No. 1-24 + Index. Publishers decorated cloth with gilted text. Marbled edges. Slightly worn covers and spine. Interior slightly browned by age, but in good condition. Interior folded ones, probably before binding. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Thulin&Ohlson AntiqBookseller Since 1918]
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        [Manuscript Book]: Suitable Reflections on a Pilgrim's Progress from Bachelordom to What's-to-come. A Serio-Ludicro Tragico-Comico Poem... Being a Faithful Account of Excruciating Sorrow and wherein is particularly shown how the spacious corridors, ante-rooms, back porch and pantry of Bachelor's Hall became damp, moist & unpleasant, from the many divers tears that leaked from umbrella racks and cus-pitoons upon Charles Mac Rae's Resignation. [Alternate title]: An Epithalamium for Bachelors: For Twenty Years a Household Remedy. [Cover title]: Needles and Pins, [Needles and Pins], Open the covers, And Trouble Begins

      [No place: The Sign of the Stein. 1902]. First. String-tied wrappers in hand-painted canvas dustwrapper. 32mo. (5" x 4.75"). (16)pp. Light edgewear and rubbing, near fine in near fine dustwrapper with a modest stain on the rear panel. Artist's engraved business card laid in with a manuscript presentation. A wonderful and wonderfully funny hand-lettered and hand-illustrated book by Walter Jack Duncan, celebrating Charles Mac Rae's courtship of his fiancee, his dwindling days of bachelorhood, his impending marriage, and the horrifying spectre of babies, with just the right touch of sophomoric humor one would expect from a talented 21 year old in 1902. Every page is embellished or illustrated in a most pleasing manner reminiscent of W.W. Denslow. Walter Jack Duncan was a noted illustrator born in Indianapolis in 1881. He studied at the Art Students League in New York City with John H. Twachtman, and illustrated for the popular magazines of the period: The Century Magazine, Scribner's, McClure's, and Harper's Monthly Magazine. He also served as an official artist with the A.E.F. during World War I and illustrated many books, including several by Christopher Morley. A lovely production, suitable for reprinting. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        A Dream of Freedom, romance of South America.

      - London, F.V. White 1902. Octavo publisher's illustrated cloth blocked in ochre, white and black; xii,318pp, frontispiece. Some minor browning and signs of use but rather a good copy. Tipped in the front opening is an original photo of Nisbet dated 1901 and a notice of this book. Only edition and rare. And rare in more than one sense. It is the only novel that I know of set in the William Lane led utopia of New Australia and Cosme in Paraguay; in fact it is one of very few contemporary books on the settlement (the only other that I know of is the vitriolic 'Where Socialism Failed'; 1912). Likewise it is one of very few novels set in an actual utopia - or at least an attempt at one. Nisbet's preface is a mildly petulant jab at his critics and sounds a weary note about having written more than forty novels without repeating himself. As his first novel (set in New Guinea) appeared only 14 years earlier it's a not unimpressive achievement on some level. The author of the newspaper notice inserted at the front was alarmed at the implied threat that this could be his last novel and must have been relieved as more novels appeared later the same year. But there weren't many more novels - and they petered out in 1905. In the same month (January 1902) that the freshly widowed Nisbet dates his preface he married a 73 year old widow (20 years his senior); I wonder whether he was writing with the exhaustion of a new burden undertaken or the release from financial strain. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Historia del Socialismo Obrero Español. Desde sus primeras manifestaciones hasta nuestros días.

      Imprenta de I. Calleja, Madrid España 1902 - Libro original. Encuadernación en holandesa de la época con dorados en el lomo. 271 pp. 20 x 14 cm. Mora fue hijo de un jornalero y estudió de forma autodidacta mientras trabajaba acarreando leña y carbón y, mas tarde, como zapatero. Con gran vocación por la música y el teatro, mas tarde participó en la fundación de la Asociación de Artistas Dramáticos y Líricos Españoles que presidió en varias ocasiones. Obra pionera del movimiento sindicalista, socialista y obrero en España. Actualmente apenas se conocen ejemplares ni siquiera en la Biblioteca Nacional de España. Cantos decorados. Impecable ejemplar. Movimiento Socialista Español e Internacional. Consejo Federal de la Federación Regional Española de la AIT. Fundación de la Agrupación Socialista Madrileña. Otros dirigentes y fundadores del movimiento Socialista en España. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Wallace Collection: Paintings and Objets D'Art Introduction to Objets by Lady Dilke

      Goupil & Co 1902-1903, London - Folio, 39 x 32 cm. Limited editions -- [Painting] copy 18 of 250, [Objets] copy 18 of 200. Painting volumes with 100 reproductions, most in two states, including mounted india-proof photogravures. Illustrations present Italian School, Dutch School, Flemish School, Spanish School, French Schools 17th-19th Centuries and British Art. Catalogue of Paintings & Water-Coulor Drawings at Hertford House. Objets volumes with reproductions, most in two states including mounted india-proof photogravures. Table of Contents: Illustrations in the text and Index to Full-Page Plates (Views of the Galleries, Sculpture, Painting, Decorative Arts). The Museum opened to the public in 1900, A condition of the bequest was that no object ever leave the collection, even for loan exhibitions. Original wrappers bound-in, dampstains to first and last few leaves, some marginal toning not affecting images, the Painting volumes lack small portions at lower backstrip, marbled endpapers. Very heavy set will require additional postage. Three quarter black morocco and marbled boards. Teg. Very good. 4 vols [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Guía Palaciana (3 volúmenes)

      Madrid-1895 a 1902 - Primera edición.Obra comenzada por Don Manuel Jorreto,continuada y culminada por Don Pedro Soler y Mora.Con colaboración de distinguidos escritores y artistas.Tomo 1:dedicatoria impresa del autor a S.M. La Reina Regente de España Doña María Cristina de Hapsburgo-Lorena.Retrato de la Reina Regente y del Rey Don Alfonso XIII.Reproducción de la firma y la estampilla de La Reina.Retratos de los Jefes de Palacio y del Jefe de partidos políticos dinásticos.Profusamente ilustrado.Contiene los cuadernos del 1 al 15/Tomo 2:tambien dedicado a S.M.la Reina Regente.Profusamente ilustrado.Contiene los cuadernos 16 al 30/Tomo 3:Falta portada.Profusamente ilustrado.Contiene los cuadernos 31 al 45 mas el apéndice con una nota a los suscriptores y una lista y retratos de ellos.3 gruesos volúmenes encuadernados en medio cuero negro con punteras y florones dorados en el lomo.22,5x14,5 cm.Muy buen estado. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Le Procurateur de Judée. Avec quatorze compositions d'Eugène Grasset, gravées par Ernest Florian.

      - Paris, Edouard Pelletan, 1902, petit In-4 relié demi-maroquin noir à coins Dos ornés d'un décor de filets entrelacés, tête dorée, couvertures conservées. Edition numérotée. Un des 368 exemplaires sur vélin à la forme. On a relié à la fin le spécimen de parution ainsi qu'une des 20 collections d'épreuves monochromes et polychromes sur Chine de toutes les gravures. Quelques pâles rousseurs sur les pages de garde et quelques pages hors texte. Enrichi d'une page manuscrite d'Anatole France (non signée) de belle teneur philosophique.

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        Seven Hundred (700) Chess Problems

      Henry Sotheran, London 1902 - First printing, 1902. Quarto, original blue cloth gilt, all edges gilded, unpaginated but about 400 pp., text printed in dark blue and red, elegantly printed first with the problems and 50pp of 'solutions' at the end. RARE in this condition; it is excellent, crisp and bright. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Caliban Books Pittsburgh PA, ABAA]
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        CATALOGUE OF THE COLLECTION OF EARLY PRINTED AND OTHER BOOKS BEQUEATHED TO THE LIBRARY BY JOHN COUCH ADAMS, M.A., HON. SC.D.

      Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK 1902 - A tipped-in three page handwritten letter to Mrs. Adams thanking her for donating extra books from the Adams collection to the library, signed by Francis Jenkinson, Jenkinson was the librarian of Cambridge University and a noted bibliographer; Ex library - bookplate and blind stamp only; both boards detached but present [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Chinese Missionary Hymn Book 1902 : Kiang-si [Jiangxi], April, 1902

      Publisher unknown, 1902. 2nd Edition. A unique and rare Chinese hymn book from 1902. ca. 350 pages. Lacking title page. Presumed to be published by Christian missionaries in China in 1902. All hymns are in Chinese, with a "Preface to the second edition" and "Index to first lines" in English. The preface states "We are very glad to be asked to send out this second and enlarged edition of our hymn book, the [title in Chinese]... This volume contains all the original 150 hymns together with 202 additional ones, making in all 353 hymns. The preface is signed "The Compiler, Kiang-si [Jiangxi], April, 1902." Subjects: Hymns -- Hymn books -- Christian hymns -- Christianity -- Music -- Early 20th century hymn books -- Missionary hymnals -- China -- Religion. Fair softcover cord-bound in the original limp cloth covers. 20 x 13cm. No spine cover. Pages somewhat tanned as with age. Further scans, images etc. and additional bibliographical material available on request.

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        SALT-WATER BALLADS

      London: Grant Richards, 1902.. Polished blue buckram, gilt, t.e.g. Cloth a bit rubbed, crown of spine slightly bumped, front free endsheet neatly excised, otherwise a good copy. Folding cloth slipcase. First edition of the author's first book (a few early copies were issued in black buckram and are rare). One of 500 copies printed. Inscribed by Masefield in the upper margin of the half- title: "H. Granville Barker from John Masefield January 26 1907," and with Barker's pictorial bookplate (designed by Beerbohm) on the front pastedown. The date of the inscription is auspicious: Granville- Barker produced the first run of Masefield's first play, THE CAMPDEN WONDER, at the Court Theatre in January of 1907, and this presentation was made on the day the run closed. The play contributed greatly to the establishment of Masefield's reputation, and he remained friendly with Granville-Barker until the producer's death in 1946. SIMMONS 1.

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        L'ENLÈVEMENT DE LA REDOUTE. Compositions de Maurice Orange gravées en couleurs par Decisy.

      Libr. A. Rouquette. París, 1902 - . 25,5 cm. 14 hojas sin paginar + la suite de los grabados, en dos estados. Acuarelas de Maurice Orange grabadas en cuatro colores por Eugène Decisy. Texto grabado al buril por A. Leclère. Edición de 125 ejemplares numerados (ej. 74). Bella edición de bibliófilo de l’Enlèvement de la redoute, obra que había aparecido por primera vez en la Revue française en junio de 1829 y en 1833 como parte intregrante del volumen recopilatorio Mosaïque. Prosper Mérimée (1803-1870) estaba al final de su vida cuando el célebre ilustrador y grabador Eugène Decisy (1866-1936) tan sólo inciaba la suya. Lamentablemente Mérimée no pudo apreciar el magnífico resultado de esta colaboración que contó con la pericia del pintor Maurice Orange (1867-1916), creador de las acuarelas. Biblioteca Nacional de Francia 30930236. literatura francesa, bibliofilia Bibliofília Libros modernos a partir de 1830 francés [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Cathleen Ni Hoolihan

      Chiswick London: The Caradoc Press. G : in Good condition without dust jacket. Minor wear and light marking to boards. Edges uncut. 1902. First Edition [of 300 copies]. Quarter calf on papered boards. 170mm x 120mm (7" x 5"). 30pp. .

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        Cathleen Ni Hoolihan: A Play in One Act and in Prose

      London: Printed at the Caradoc Press Chiswick for A.H. Bullen. 1902. First. First edition. 12mo. Quarter leather and printed cream colored papercovered boards. Hand printed in black and red. Light chipping at the very top of the thin crown, and some soiling to the paper on the front boards, else a nice and sound, very good plus copy of an uncommon little volume (according to Wade only about 300 copies were printed). .

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        Complete Writings [Paumanok Edition], The

      New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1902. - The Paumanok Edition in the Publisher’s Three-Quarter Morocco BindingWHITMAN, Walt. The Complete Writings of Walt Whitman. Issued under the editorial supervision of his Literary Executors, Richard Maurice Bucke, Thomas B. Harned, and Horace L. Traubel. With additional bibliographical and critical material prepared by Oscar Lovell Triggs, Ph.D. New York, The Knickerbocker Press: G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 1902.The Paumanok Edition. Limited to 300 numbered sets printed on Ruisdael hand-made paper (of which this is #92), signed by the publisher. Ten large octavo volumes (9 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches; 236 x 166 mm). Etched and photogravure frontispieces and plates, with descriptive tissue guards. Publisher’s three-quarter dark green morocco over marbled boards ruled in gilt. Spines lettered and decoratively tooled in gilt in compartments in a floral design, top edge gilt, others uncut, marbled endpapers. A fine set.Walt Whitman (1819-1892), "American journalist, essayist, and poet whose style of writing in such works as Leaves of Grass (first edition, 1855) revolutionized American literature. Such poems as ‘I Sing the Body Electric’ and ‘Song of Myself’ asserted the beauty of the human body, physical health, and sexuality in 1856 the second edition of Leaves of Grass appeared. This collection contained revisions of the poems of the first edition and several new ones All his later volumes of new poems were to be incorporated into successive editions When his brother was wounded at Fredericksburg, Whitman went there in 1862 to care for him. For the rest of the Civil War he spent much time caring for both Union and Confederate soldiers. In May 1865 Drum-Taps showed Whitman’s readers a new kind of poetry, ranging from his early oratorical excitement to his later awareness of the horrors of the war. The Sequel to Drum-Taps, published in the autumn of 1865, contained his great elegy on Lincoln, ‘When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom’d’" (Merriam-Webster’s Encyclopedia of Literature).Myerson B4.

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        The Complete Writings of Walt Whitman.

      New York and London. G.P. Putnam's Sons. 1902. - The Book-Lover's Camden Edition. This edition of The Complete Works of Walt Whitman is Limited to 500 Numbered sets, of which this is number 242. Edition number stipple to limitation page as required. Illustrated by a photogravure frontis to each volume and further by tissue-guarded full page mounted photogravures throughout. 10 volumes complete as issued. Thick 8vo (6.25" x 9"). Handsomely bound in elaborately gilt tooled and titled 3/4 gilt ruled vellum and grey paper over boards. Vellum tips. t.e.g. This set encased in the rare original publishers imprinted dustwrappers. This rare and important set was issued under the editorial supervision of Whitman's Literary Executors. Also contains additional bibliographical and critical material prepared by Oscar lovell Triggs. Previous owners small and attractive bookplate to front pastedowns. Small circular burn mark (4mm) to front of dustwrapper and front board of one volume (innocuous). Some very mild scattered foxing to prelims. A Fine, pristine and crisp set. Dustwrappers present several lightly frayed headpieces and occasional usual soiling. Extremely rare with original dustwrappers and in this condition. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Art of Walter Crane

      George Bell and Sons, London 1902 - Walter Crane. Hardcover. FIRST TRADE EDITION. This is still the best and most comprehensive work on Crane's art, encompassing his illustrations, paintings, and decorative works. There are 8 photogravure plates, 24 full page colored plates, and over 100 other illustrations of his paintings, wall paper designs, and book illustrations. There are also two inserted facsimile leaves from The Story of the Glittering Plain published by the Kelmscott Press. It was the only Kelmscott Press title illustrated by Crane, despite his close friendship with fellow-Socialist William Morris. The book begins with a chapter discussing Morris's influence on Crane's ideas of Socialism and art. A very good small folio bound in the original blue-green pictorial cloth, with the cover design and spine printed in black and gilt. The covers show wear, with slight fraying at edges, brief spotting, and the front hinge slightly cracked. The interior is quite clean and bright save for some very light aging to margins and a small brown stain on one of the color illustrations and its facing page. Altogether a very nice copy of this rather scarce book. 138 pages. ILL/042210. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        THE SABERTOOTH

      Chicago, Laird & Lee 1902 - Publisher's blue boards lettered and illustrated in white and gilt. Minor rubbing/creasing/marking to covers, spine lightly faded, text block a little age tanned, a clean near VG copy of the attractive hardcover printing. An elusive fantasy - seldom offered. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        MEYERS GROßES KONVERSATIONS-LEXIKON, 1-20 - EIN NACHSCHLAGEWERK DES ALLGEMEINEN WISSENS

      Bibliographisches Institut. - RO60014698: 20 volumes. 900 pages environ pour chaque volume. Illustrations noir et blanc dans le texte, planches de gravures noir et blanc hors texte. Nombreuses cartes en couleurs. Nombreuses chromolithographies pleine page sous serpente. Dos avec titre et tomaison dorés et décors. Tous les mors sont très frottés. Ouvrages en allemand avec caractères gothiques. Tranches en tête dorées. Mors du tome 1 fendus. Manque sur coiffe des tomes 10, 11, 12, 14. Dos des tomes 10, 19 et 20 abîmés: mors fendus et coiffe en tête abîmée. Datés entre 1902 (tome 1), et 1908 (tome 20). Sechste Auflage. 1: A bis Astigmatismus - 2: Astilbe bis Bismarck - 3: Bismarck-Archipel bis Chemnitz - 4: Chemnitzer bis Differenz - 5: Differenzgeschäfte bis Erde - 6: Erdeessen bis Franzen - 7: Franzensbad bis Glashaus - 8: Glashütte bis Hautflügler - 9: Hautgewebe bis Jonicus - 10: Jonier bis Kimono - 11: Kimpolung bis Kyzitos - 12: L bis Lyra - 13: Lyrik bis Mitterwurzer - 14: Mittewald bis Ohmgeld - 15:Öhmichen bis Plakatschriften - 16: Plaketten bis Rinteln - 17: Rio bis Schönebeck - 18: Schöneberg bis Sternbedeckung - 19:Sternberg bis Vector - 20: Veda bis Zz. In-4 Relié cuir dos-coins. Etat d'usage. Coins frottés. Dos frotté. Intérieur frais Classification Dewey : 430-Langues germaniques. Allemand [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        JUST SO STORIES. For little children.

      Macmillan and Co. London.,1902 - FIRST EDITION. Large 8vo. (9.4 x 7.2 inches). Illustrated throughout by the author. Very good copy bound in recent full red morocco, raised bands, gilt. Decorative gilt leaf design border on boards. All edges gilt. Light foxing to the last page otherwise a very good clean copy of this classic work in an atractive leather binding.: [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Just So Stories

      Macmillan & Co, London 1902 - Quarto, publisher's original red cloth with pictorial decoration and white lettering to spine and upper board in black and white. 21 full-page black and white illustrations by the author. Cover and spine clean and bright with very little loss of white ink. Inscription on blank flyleaf dated Oct 13th, 1902. Light foxing to endpapers and edges of text block, otherwise an unusually fine copy of this classic work. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Just So Stories For Little Children. Illustrated by the Author

      London: Macmillan and Co. 1902. . First edition, large 8vo, (vi), 249, (3) pp. 22 full page illustrations, others in the text, original decorative red cloth upper cover bound in at the end. Recently rebound in red full morocco, a.e.g., a handsome copy. The only book that Kipling illustrated. Martindell 99.

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        Just So Stories

      Macmillan and Co, 1902. Hardcover. Very Good. London: Macmillan & Co, 1902: First Edition, First Printing, with no subsequent printings mentioned. True first edition, as the UK edition precedes the American. In About Very Good condition. Cloth shows dulling, wear at spine ends and corners, and rubbing to stamping. Hinges at front show minor separation, pages show signs of age and handling. Previous owner details in ink at front. First Edition.

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        Teatro Greco - Taormina.

      Taormina, W.v.Gloeden, 1902. albumen print, 17 x 22,6 cm, stempel: W. v. Gloeden, Kunstverlag, Deponirt 4 Oct. 1902 Taormina Sicilia, Neg. - nr. 37 B. KEYWORDS:italy / sicily / taormina

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        THE POINTER AND HIS PREDECESSORS : AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE POINTING DOG FROM THE EARLIEST TIMES

      Arthur L. Humphreys, London 1902 - First Edition limited to 750 copies, this is No. 91. Original white buckram spine somewhat soiled; green cloth boards with gilt titling lightly stained and rubbed along edges; 39 plates; teg; other edges uncut. "Although essentially a one-breed book, it is of value in any survey of British sporting dogs generally. Indeed it is a most sumptuous work, lavishly produced, and in consequence, extremely rare". Hubbard - Introduction to the Literature of British Dogs. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        THE POINTER AND HIS PREDECESSORS: An Illustrated History of the Pointing Dog from the Earliest Times

      London: Arthur L. Humphreys, 1902. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 39 plates. London: Arthur L. Humphreys, 1902. First edition, limited to 750 copies (this copy is unnumbered). "Although essentially a one-breed book, it is of value in any survey of British sporting dogs generally. Indeed, it is a most sumptuous work, lavishly produced, and in consequence, extremely rare" (Hubbard, The Literature of British Dogs). Quarto. Original green cloth-covered boards over a white cloth spine, with gilt titles. Faint staining to the top edge of the first few leaves, with another very light stain to the spine head. The spine is a trifle faded, with some mild bumping to the corners and tips; else crisp and very good..

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        Les Systèmes Socialistes. Tome premier - Tome second

      Paris, V. Giard & E. Brière 1902 - Two volumes in 8vo.; pp. (4), 406, (2); pp. (4), 492; contemporary half morocco over marbled boards, a bit rubbed at extremities, raised bands, some gilding to spine ends, two contrasting gilt lettering-pieces, decorative endpapers, marbled edges, half title of volume I with some browning and a repaired tear in outer margin, moderate age toning towards edges, else clean and crisp, a very good set. First edition. This is Pareto's second major work and an analysis of various types of socialism. The purpose of this book was to set out considered criticism of liberal beliefs, and therefore of any doctrine based solely on reason. Pareto maintained that socialism took advantage of the desire which every man has of transcending his own state, of imagining new roles for himself and his family, of building castles in the air and rationalizing them, of living in a better world. In this way socialism elaborated on powerful myths and political formulae which could be used to spur the masses into action and, through this action, bring about real changes in every sector of individual and collective life.(New Palgrave III, p. 802). Stammhammer Sozialismus III, p. 255, Lexikon ökonomischer Werke p. 385 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Les Noces Corinthiennes

      Edouard Pelletan 1902 - Un des 183 exemplaires sur vélin de cuve des papeteries du Marais filigrané numéroté, Edition définitive décorée de vingt compositions d'Auguste Leroux, gravées par Ernest Florian, 1 vol. in-8 raisin reliure demi-maroquin à coins caramel, dos à 5 nerfs mosaïqué, date en queue, filet doré en mors et coins, tête dorée, couv. et dos cons., non rogné, reliure signée de Weckesser, Edouard Pelletan, Paris, 1902 Magnifique reliure mosaïquée signée de Weckesser (petit frott. à une coupe en queue, parfait état par ailleurs) Langue: Français [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Salt-water Ballads

      London: Grant Richards, 1902 - Signed on the flyleaf, "Mary E. Madox Rossetti/ 30 April 1904." (Mary Madox Rossetti was the daughter of William Michael Rossetti). Laid into the book is a Signed Document dated 25 July 1913 "Subject to the conditions of the Agreement made between the 1st of May, 1913, I hereby grant to Elkin Mathews.Publisher a license to print & issue a second edition of Salt Water Ballads.John Edward Masefield." with envelope tipped-in. Elkin Mathews did, in fact, publish the second edition of Masefield's SALT-WATER BALLADS - in 1913 First edition, one of 500 copies of the author's first book. 8vo. 112 pp. Blue cloth. Faded spine, else very good. Laid into a half blue morocco slipcase and chemise cloth drop box. Simmons 1; Wight 1 [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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