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        The New Jersey Coast: History of the New Jersey Coast with Genealogical and Historic-Biographical Appendix. Three volumes

      Lewis Publishing Company New York: Lewis Publishing Company. 1902. First. First edition. Three volumes. Large octavos. Original legal sheep, re-spined in utilitarian buckram gilt. Rubbed and worn, edges of the boards a little powdery, but a sound, else good set, internally very good. .

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        La Forme Spasmodique et La Syringomyelie, La Nevrite Ascendante et Le Traumatisme, Dans l'Etiologie De La Syringomyelie

      Paris: G. Steinheil. 1902. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. F First Edition. H Hard Cover. Very Good. First edition [1902]. In French. Includes a personalized inscription to a Dr. Collins, signed by the author and dated 1902, on the half-title. With eight black and white plates, additional photographic illustrations. Red cloth with gilt spine lettering, 186 pages. Light edge rubbing and a touch of finger soil to the covers, good hinges, firm text block, clean pages with no other names or markings. Signed: I Inscribed by The Author

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        [Sheet music]: My Regal Rose

      N. Clark Smith Music Publisher and Tuskegee Institute Chicago [and] Tuskegee, Alabama: N. Clark Smith Music Publisher [and] Tuskegee Institute. First. Folio. Illustrated wrappers printed in red. 3, [2]pp. A few tears, two small chips on the front wrap, a few tears, about very good. Early and previously unrecorded sheet music by the noted Atlanta-born Harlem Renaissance poet. From 1902 to 1903, she attended the Oberlin Conservatory of Music. Johnson apparently credited a poem written by William Stanley Braithwaite about a rose tended by a child, as her inspiration for her poems. She published her first poem in 1916, 8 years after this song appeared. OCLC locates no copies. .

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        Hawthorne Reading: An Essay (The ROWFANT CLUB)

      Cleveland: The Rowfant Club, 1902. Original Handwritten Letter From Julian Hawthorne reading in small part, "I dislike the thought of making money out of my father's genius" laid in, as well as reprint of letter included with the limited edition copies. Number 5 of 140 copies of Hawthorne Reading written for and privately printed by The Rowfant Club. Frontispiece illustration drawn by Nathaniel Hawthorne's daughter Una. Gilt top edge, printed on handmade paper. Very light fraying at top and bottom edge of spine and corners, very small glue stain on edge of p.128, else textblock is immaculate and tight. Original slip case with light shelf wear, lightly bumped spine, and ligh fraying at extremities. 133p.. Gilt Embossed Blue Cloth. Near Fine. Illus. by B&W Frontispiece. 12mo over 6¾" 7¾" tall. Hard Cover.

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        History of the Expedition Under the Command of Captains Lewis and Clark to the Sources of the Missouri, Across the Rocky Mountains, Down the Columbia River to the Pacific in 1804-6. A Reprint of the Edition of 1814 to Which All the Members of the Expedition Contributed

      New Amsterdam Book Company. New York. New Amsterdam Book Company. 1902. Bound in pictorial decorated cloth. t.e.g. 8vo. 4.5 " x 7.0". First Edition Thus. Illustrated with two Frontispieces and various full paged maps and one large folding map in rear pocket. The rare and superlative Commonwealth Library reprinting of Lewis and Clark's journals. Very mild tiny staining to very top 1/8 " of fore-edges, else, a Very Fine, bright set with some pages yet uncut.

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        Typed Letter Signed

      1902. September 22 [1902]. Written to Mr. [William V.] Alexander, editor of Ladies Home Journal, who had requested a series of articles from Keller that were later published as The Story of My Life. Keller humbly thanks Alexander for payment for the last article; in part: "I only wish I could have made the story of my life more worthy of the generous praise it has received...It has meant a great deal in my life, and in Miss Sullivan's too -- the thought of the happiness that she says my compliance with your request has brought her is sweeter even than the thought of the kindness shown me in the letters that come constantly from old friends long silent and new friends whose words go to the heart..." Two 5" x 8" pages, typed with blue ribbon and signed "Helen Keller." A very early letter by Keller, preceding her first book, with exceptionally good content. Fine. .

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        The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus

      Indianapolis: The Bowen-Merrill Company, (1902). First edition, first printing.. Hardcover. Very good. Mary Cowles Clark. First state with section headings Book First, Book Second and Book Third. Colored title page and 19 full page plates, five in full color and the rest in two colors. Color pictorial endpapers. Original red cloth blocked in white, black and brown on the upper board in an illustration of Santa descending a chimney. The spine is blocked with the title in black and brown. The pictorial endpapers depict Santa in his sleigh. Cloth lightly soiled and discolored and the white ink rubbed in places, notably on Santa's beard; small repair to the front inner hinge, and chip to the free edge; else this is a very good copy. It also has a contemporary gift inscription on a preliminary blank dated 1902 and an ownership name and address on the half title.

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        The Hound of the Baskervilles.

      London: George Newnes, 1902.. First edition, 8vo, (viii), 358, (2) pp. Frontispiece and 15 plates by Sidney Paget. Contemporary inscription to paste down, armorial bookplate and a faint blind stamp to fly leaf, later inscription to fly leaf verso. Original gilt and black decorated red cloth, spine slightly faded with rubbing to extremities, a couple of small marks to the fore edge.

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        The Art and Craft of Printing: A Note by William Morris on His Aims in Founding the Kelmscott Press, Together With a Short Description of the Press by S.C. Cockerell, and an Annotated List of the Books Printed Thereat

      Elston Press, New Rochelle, 1902. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition. Original 1/4 beige cloth over paper boards. Toning to spine, darkening and mild soiling to boards. Worn at the corners. Mild browning to page edges, otherwise fine and bright internally. One of 210. Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Books on Books; Inventory No: 042773. .

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        Kojitsu So^sho SHOKUMON ZUE

      1902. [DESIGN] Matsuoka Tokikata; Honma Hyakuri. Kojitsu Sosho SHOKUMON ZUE. 7 vols., originally privately published by Hyakuri, apparently from 1815-25, as a completion of work begun by Tokikata in the late 18th, very early 19th century. This is the reprint of this classic work, done as part of the "Kojitsu Sosho" [Classic Library] series, published by Yoshikawa Hanshichi et al in Meiji 34, 35 [1901,2] Very slightly smaller than the original volumes, each about 18.2 x 24.9 cm, string-bound Japanese-style fukuro toji with printed paper title labels - all bindings match. Hundreds of beautiful color textile designs, reproduced in color woodcut. Nobleman, Ladies, Ceremonial dress, Brocades, Imperial costumes, all are covered. Retains most of the appeal of the original edition. Slight external wear, lovely inside.

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        The Novels Of Henry Fielding. Sharpham Edition In Seven Volumes.

      . Complete and unabridged including the essay on the life, genius and achievement of the author by William Ernest Henley and illustrated with photogravures of the original illustrations by Rooker and Corbould. Bound in half red leather with title and decoration in gilt on the spine. Hard Cover. Book condition: Fine Condition

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        Varieties of Religious Experience: A Study in Human Nature.

      London.Longmans Green. 1902 First Edition. A clean sound copy of the scarce London issue of this classic work being the Gifford Lecture on Natural Religion delivered at Edinburgh 1901-1902. Octavo. Original Grey /Green cloth with two colour paper label. rubbed but legible & intact.T.e.g.(ii)+ xii+ 534 pps+(Colophon) but no ad's.(Indicating later issue -but with the miss spelling "Nietsche" on page 38)

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        The Voice of the People

      Doubleday Page New York: Doubleday, Page. 1902. First. First edition thus, illustrated with photographs by Henry Trosh (originally published without illustrations in 1900). Title page foxed, modest wear at the extremities, a very good plus copy. The author's third book, and the first to be published under her own name. This is the DEDICATION COPY Inscribed to her younger sister and closest friend: "Rebe Gordon Glasgow from Ellen Glasgow." The printed dedication is: "To Rebe Gordon Glasgow." Ellen Glasgow was the ninth and Rebe the tenth and last of the Glasgow children. Along with their slightly older brother Frank, the three siblings formed an extraordinarily strong unit, bonding together against the general unhappiness in their household, especially their mother's madness. Rebe read and critiqued Ellen's earliest work, and was almost certainly the unmarried Ellen's closest friend throughout her life. .

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        I PROMESSI SPOSI. Storia milanese del sec. XVII. Nuova edizione sull'ultima corretta dall'Autore con prefazione di Ferdinando Galanti.

      Salmin 1902 In-32 (mm. 60 x 40), p. pelle coeva, decoraz. e tit. oro ai piatti e al dorso, tagli rossi, in astuccio mod., pp. (2),XV,1097,(8), con un ritratto del Manzoni. "Edizione originale" in questo formato. Cfr. Bondy "Miniature Books", p. 97: "One of the most compendious one-volume works ever published in miniature format is the 1902 edition of Manzoni's great novel "I promessi sposi". The printer-publishers are the brothers Salmin of Padua who were responsible for the sensational "Dantino" and the tiny Galileo. In this volume dedicated to Queen Margherita of Savoy they have departed from the use of the ultra-small type used in these earlier volumes and employ a good legible 4,5-point type. Spielmann, n. 355A, writes: 'One of the most important and extensive works ever produced in such tiny compass'". Ben conservato.

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        Shooting and Salmon Fishing and Highland Sport.: Illustrated by Archibald Thornburn.

      First Edition. Bound in publisher's original quarter vellum and tan paper boards with spine stamped in gilt. Hard Cover. Book condition: The text is tight, the gilt is bright and the corners are worn a

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        FRIDOLINS POESI OCH DALMÅLNINGAR PÅ RIM.

      Wahlström&Widstrand 1902, nya upplagor, (10)+258 (+ 2 blanka)s. Samtida privatbundet brunt halvfranskt band med förgylld ryggtitel, kapitäl- och bindornering; senare ägarnamnteckning. Med författarens dedikation!. Karlfeldts dedikation på första blankbladet: Fru Professorskan Netzell vördsammast från förf

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        The Novels of Samuel Richardson. The works include: Clarissa Harlow, Pamela, Sir Charles Grandison. With a Prefatory Note by Austin Dobson, and A Life and Introductions by Prof. Wm Lyon Phelps

      London: William Heinemann, 1902., 1902. Limited Edition to 25 sets on Dutch hand-made paper with additional coloured plates, of which this is No.6. Complete in 20 volumes, large 8vo. Bound by Birdsall in full green calf with two brown title labels to spines with gilt box design to compartments, gilt panelling to boards, marbled end papers, top edges gilt other untrimmed. Original publisher's spine and upper board bound in at end of each book. With numerous illustrations in 2 states, engraved on paper and on vellum. All frontispieces have the vellum plate hand-coloured. Decorative title page printed on vellum to each volume. Binding slightly faded to spines, and lightly rubbed; some hand and tail bands repaired. Some foxing, browning to page edges mostly. Shows extremely well.

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        The Complete Writings of Walt Whitman

      G.P. Putnam's Sons. New York and London. G.P. Putnam's Sons. 1902. 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. Thick 8vo (6.25" x 9"). 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. 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.

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        Die österreichisch-ungarische Monarchie in Wort und Bild. 7 Bände aus der Reihe, vorhanden sind: Wien und Niederösterreich, 1. Abtheilung: Wien; Kärnten und Krain; Das Küstenland (Görz, Gradiska, Triest und Istrien); Dalmatien; Galizien; Bukowina; Croatien und Slavonien (Siebenter Band der Länder der St. Stephans-Krone).

      4°, zw. 300 u. 800 S., zahlr. s/w Abb. u. einzelne Chromozinkographien., OLwd. m. goldgepr. Rücken u. Deckelillustr., marmor. Schnitt., Alle Bände: Rücken min. gebräunt, min. berieben, vereinzelte wenige Stockflecken (meist nur Titelei); Bd. VII :im Aussengelenk 4 cm aufgeplatzt. Insgesamt gutes Exemplar. «Auf Anregung und unter Mitwirkung Seiner kaiserlichen und königlichen Hoheit des durchlauchtigsten Kronprinzen Erzherzog Rudolf» (ab Bd. II: «...begonnen, fortgesetzt unter dem Protectorate Ihrer kaiserl. und königl. Hoheit der durchlauchtigsten Frau Kronprinzessin-Witwe Erzherzogin Stephanie»). Jeder Band enthält Kapitel zu: Landesgeschichte, Volkskunde, Bildender Kunst, Literatur, Theater, Volkswirtschaftlichem Leben. Jeweils mit Abbildungsverzeichnis.

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        Madame de Luzy.

      Paris: Librairie des Amateurs, A. Ferroud 1902. Illustr. with 10 engravings by Ad. Lalauze. 28 p. Limited to 350 numb. copies. Uncut as published.. Copy no. 54 of 60 "sur papier du Japon ou vélin d'Arches, contenant trois états des eaux-fortes dont l'eau-forte pure"

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        The Virginian

      Macmillan New York: Macmillan. 1902. First. First edition. Rebound in three quarter dark blue morocco with marbled endpapers, top edge gilt, with the original cloth front panel and spine bound in the rear. Ink owner name on the verso of the added marbled endpaper, light rubbing, near fine. Signed under the half title "by Owen Wister Oct 3. 1917." The seminal Western, generally considered the first cowboy novel and the book that defined the genre. Filmed numerous times. Although copies are occasionally offered with Wister letters, actual signed copies of the book are scarce. .

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        The Masque of the Edwards of England

      Essex House Press London: Essex House Press. 1902. First. First edition. Illustrated by Edith Harwood. Oblong folio. Original cloth with stamped design. Two small glue marks on the front pastedown, where a bookplate was presumably affixed, else fine. One of 300 numbered copies on paper. Laid in is a single leaf folded announcing the Essex House Bindery. A beautiful book. .

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        Fidus. (Einleitung, Fidus? Entwicklungsgang und die Lebensauffassung in seiner Kunst, Bilder, Buchschmuck, Charaktere, Das Kunstwerk der Zukunft, Der Künstler und seine Zeit, Verzeichnis der Bilderwerke.)

      Erste /1./ Ausgabe. Frontispiz, 2 Bll., 128 Seiten mit unzähligen Bildern, Skizzen und Vignetten sowie Vor- und Navchsätzen nach Fidus. Blauer illustr. Or.-Leineneinband mit Deckelillustr. von Fidus. 4to. Gutes, wohl erhaltenes Exemplar mit zwei Ex-Libris "Adolf Conrad zu eigen!" von Fidus im Buch.

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        Ur Strömstads historia.

      Strömstad, L. A. Larssons Boktryckeri, 1902. 8:o. 679,(1) s. Samtida klotband, blekt rygg, något fläckad. Bakre pärm med vertikalt stukveck. Dedikation på titelblad. "Olga Biberg Minne af författaren Ant. Söderbom 1902". Exlibris Sten Lundquist. 18,5 x 12 cm.. Boken trycktes i 50 exemplar. Författaren gav bort samtliga böcker med dedikation till prominenta personer i Strömstad

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        Art of Walter Crane

      George Bell and Sons London: George Bell and Sons, 1902. Hard Cover. Walter Crane. 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.

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        Climbing on the Himalaya and Other Mountain Ranges.

      David Douglas, Edingburgh 1902. 8vo. VII+(5)+315+1 pages. Orig. green binding with gilt lettering on the spine. Very good, with a sunned spine, and a small tear to the upper part of the front hinge (about 1 cm.). Slight foxing throughout. Inscription and date (1924) on the upper part of the titleleaf. A nice copy

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        The Complete Works of Edgar Allan Poe

      G.P. Putnam's Sons 1902. 10 vols complete, various paginations. Brown morocco half calf with brown cloth boards. Gilt bordered panels on spine, TEG, fabulously camp gothic illustrations. Rubbing to the extremities of boards, and the heads of the spines. A few corners bumped. Very handsome set generally 15a

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        A booke called the Treasure for traveilers, devided into five Bookes or partes, contaynyng very necessary matters, for all sortes of Traveilers, eyther by Sea or by Lande.London: [Thomas Dawson] for Thomas Woodcocke, dwelling in Paules Churchyarde, at the sygne of the blacke Beare, 1578. First edition.

      A fine copy of the first popular explanation of surveying by triangulation, and of the importance of mathematics to seamen; the first English book to describe the volume, capacities and proportions of ships' hulls, and the sizes and weights of cordage, with rules for their computation ; and one of the first descriptions of the currents of the ocean.<br/><br/> This copy is from the celebrated library of Boies Penrose (1902-1976), author of the esteemed book <i>Travel and Discovery in the Renaissance, 1420-1620</i>, whose small but important collection of early travel and navigation books was auctioned in 1971 by Sotheby's. We have been able to find just three other similar copies auctioned since then: 1. The Harrison D. Horblit copy (Sotheby's 1974, lot 160, £950, which reappeared in H.P. Kraus' catalogue 168 from 1984 at $8,000); 2. The Robert B. Honeyman copy (Sotheby's 1978, lot 451, $4,180); 3. The copy from the Pierre S. duPont Collection of Navigation. Frank S. Streeter had Bourne's <i>Regiment for the Sea</i> but did not obtain a copy of the <i>Treasure for travellers</i>. [Two further entries appear in the auction records: Sotheby's July 19, 1971 & Bonhams June 24, 1997 - these copies, however, were described: 'title defective with loss from the woodcut on verso, fore-margin of two leaves defective, with tears extending into the text, errata leaf cut into, catchword and signature cropped, disbound'; 'repaired, last leaf shaved and headlines shaved']. <br/><br/> "A knowledge of navigation and geography were obvious pre-requisites to empire in the minds of England's imperialists of the 1570s, yet to William Bourne these were not enough, and he equipped the explorer and traveller with a textbook on the science of travel when in 1578 he published his comprehensive and detailed <i>Treasure for travellers</i>. Here for the first time in English letters, travel was viewed as a science" (Parker, Books to Build an Empire, pp. 92-3).<br/><br/> "The <i>Treasure for travellers</i> was important for many reasons: because it contained the first popular explanation of surveying by triangulation, illustrated with an example of a triangulation by Bourne; because it was the first English book to describe the volumes, capacities and proportions of ship's hulls, and the methods, based upon calculations of cubic content, of getting ships over bars and shoals; because it was the first to describe the sizes and weights of cordage, with rules for their computation; because it contained one of the first descriptions of the currents of the ocean, and explained in popular language the value of mathematics to the seaman... In the absence of a printed rutter of the Atlantic Bourne's descriptions of the ocean currents were the only ones generally available in English..." (Waters, The Art of Navigation, pp. 147-8). <br/><br/> Chapters 8 and 9 "give the latitude and longitude and the length of the longest summer day of numerous places on North America and the West Indies. The concluding chapter of the fifth book contains the author's opinion as to how America and all the then newly discovered lands became peopled (he believed that America was part of Atlantis)" (Boise Penrose sale catalogue, 34). The work was dedicated to Sir William Winter, "Servaior of her highnesse marine causes", who had been responsible for laying down in 1569 the scale of armament of the royal ships that were to defeat the Armada in 1588. <br/><br/> Bourne (c.1535-1582) was a town councillor in Gravesend, Kent, who had practical experience of naval matters and gunnery. His extensive knowledge of mathematics was not acquired at university, yet he was sufficiently well-thought of to be invited by Lord Burghley to assess Leonard Digges's claims for the discoveries of the effects of perspective glasses, published after Digges's death by his son Thomas in <i>Pantometria</i> (1571). This was followed by Bourne's own description of a telescopic device in his <i>Inventions or Devises</i> (1578). The latter work also contains the first recorded plan for an underwater navigation vehicle, a forerunner of the modern submarine. According to E.G. R. Taylor (Mathematical Practitioners, 176), Bourne is "the earliest unlearned English instructor and writer on mathematical practice known to us." <br/><br/> STC 3432.. Small 4to (186 x 138 mm), ff. 134. Red morocco by Rivière & Son, spine richly gilt in compartments between raised bands, sides ruled in gilt with a French fillet, gilt inner dentelles, plain endpapers, gilt edges. Front joint just a little tender and starting at head, skilful restoration to lower margin of title, and to some margins towards the end, two or three letters of the errata leaf in excellent pen facsimile, occasional slight worming, mostly marginal, but a very good, well-margined copy. Full-page armorial woodcut on verso of title, woodcut diagrams, some full-page, errata leaf. The Boise Penrose copy, with bookplates; more recent ink ownership inscriptions on front pastedown and free endpaper

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        SIMPLICISSIMUS jargang 7 (1902-1903) e nello stesso volume jargang 8 (1903-1904), Munchen, Langen Albert, 1902

      Unico volume rilegato cm. 28,5 x 38, mz. tela verde con titolo in oro. Il famoso stile di SIMPLICISSIMUS, divenuto leggendario, aveva un taglio critico-satirico verso il potere e la vita borghese, ma sono interessanti anche gli articoli letterari, poesie e racconti. Fondamentali poi contributi artistici con gli straordinari e graffianti disegni a colori dei grandi disegnatori ed animatori Olaf Gulbranson (riconosciuto come uno dei più grandi illustratori della sua epoca ed anima del giornale), Heine (il creatore del famoso cagnone), Bruno Paul, Reznicef, Schulz, Eduard Thony e tanti altri. Ognuna delle centinaia di figure lancia messaggi e simboli e può essere considerata come un editoriale od un articolo di fondo. Le immagini hanno anche un valore artistico indiscutibile. , jargang 7 (da april 1902 a mars 1903) 1-52 (mancano i fasc. 2, 5, 12,13,27) jargang 8 (da april 1903 a mars 1904) 1-52 (mancano i fasc. 22 , 46) Le due annate assieme, così come sono, vengono offerte a

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        SIMPLICISSIMUS jargang 7 (april 1902 a marz 1903), Munchen, Langen Albert, 1902

      Unico volume rilegato mz. tela anonima cm. 28,5 x 38, numero pag. per fasc. irregolari. totale annata pp.416, comprese le numerose di pubblicità sia a colori che in b/n. (manca il solo fasc. n. 14) In questa annata sono inseriti 52 numeri del "Bleibat des Simplicissimus" di due facciate cadauno, che non hanno numerazione e sono veicoli di bella pubblicità . Il famoso stile di SIMPLICISSIMUS, divenuto leggendario, aveva un taglio critico-satirico verso il potere e la vita borghese, ma sono interessanti anche gli articoli letterari, poesie e racconti. Fondamentali poi contributi artistici con gli straordinari e graffianti disegni a colori dei grandi disegnatori ed animatori Olaf Gulbranson (riconosciuto come uno dei più grandi illustratori ed anima del giornale), Heine (il creatore del famoso cagnone), Schulz, STEINLEN, Reznicek, Eduard Thony, Wife,Sted, Bruno Paul e tanti altri. Ogni figura lancia messaggi e simboli e può essere considerata come un editoriale o un articolo di fondo. In questa importante annata, molto bello l' EXTRA NUMMER. Dopo il numero 4 "Max und Moritz" di pp.8 illustrato tutto a colori.)

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        Typed Letter Signed

      1902. September 22 [1902]. Written to Mr. [William V.] Alexander, editor of Ladies Home Journal, who had requested a series of articles from Keller that were later published as The Story of My Life. Keller humbly thanks Alexander for payment for the last article; in part: "I only wish I could have made the story of my life more worthy of the generous praise it has received...It has meant a great deal in my life, and in Miss Sullivan's too -- the thought of the happiness that she says my compliance with your request has brought her is sweeter even than the thought of the kindness shown me in the letters that come constantly from old friends long silent and new friends whose words go to the heart..." Two 5" x 8" pages, typed with blue ribbon and signed "Helen Keller." A very early letter by Keller, preceding her first book, with exceptionally good content. Fine. .

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        Dagbok.

      Öfversatt och utgifven af Carl Carlson Bonde [respektive] Cecilia af Klercker. I-IX. Sthlm, 1902-42. Porträtt,XXIV,475 s. & brevfaksimilplr + porträtt,XVIII,501 s. + porträtt,XVI,586 s. + porträtt,VIII,322 s. + porträtt,IX,(1),360 s. + porträtt,VIII,353 s. & 1 plansch + porträtt,XVIII,642 s. & plr + porträtt,XVIII,905 s. & plr + porträtt,XX,711 s. Åtta obetydligt nötta men mycket stiliga violetta halvsaffianbd med rikt guldornerade ryggar, upphöjda bind och gyllenbruna titel- och deltiteletiketter (Hedberg). Övre guldsnitt, övriga snitt endast putsade. Omslagen medbundna. De tre avslutande banden med lite skiftande färgton. Titeletiketten till band tre med en repa i den högra marginalen. Fin svit med Rosina & Magnus Simonssons exlibris.. Komplett svit av denna viktiga källpublikation rörande den gustavianska tidens historia. Dagboken spänner över åren 1775-1817. Manuskriptet anförtroddes av henne till de förtrogna vännerna Eric Ruuth och Carl Göran Bonde och kom genom den senare till Ericsbergsarkivet samt tillhör numera Riksarkivet

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        Bibliopegy In the United States And Kindred Subjects

      Dodd Mead NY: Dodd, Mead, 1902. First edition. Boards. Orig. cream boards. Teg. Near fine./No Dust Jacket. 129 pages. 8vo, 22 x 14 cm. Thirty full-page plates (color and black and white) with tissue guards. Index. Limited edition, one of 141 copies on Van Gelder paper. Treats of book-binding and kindred subjects in the United States with examples: color illustrations printed from relief plates, and those in black and white by the direct process (printed from a single photogravure copper plate). Bright, clean copy, uncut, light shelf wear. Cover stripe and corner tips in scarlet.

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        Minnesskrift utgiven å tvåhundraårs-dagen af Olof Rudbeck den äldres död.

      Sthlm, 1902. Porträtt,(2 blanka,22),29 s. & 4 plr & 1 utvikbart faksimilerat brev. + De 27 exemplaren ägas av: [=rubrik]. (Tidigast 1932). (1) s. Ljusbrunt halvmarokängbd med upphöjda bind, sparsam blindpressad ryggdekor, mörkbrun titeletikett och övre guldsnitt, övriga snitt endast putsade (Hedberg, 1942). Det andra arbetet har varit vikt. Med Gustaf Bernströms blindpressade monogram i nedersta ryggfältet.. Almquist 544. Bibliotheca Rudbeckiana 1774. Tryckt i 27 numrerade ex., varav detta enligt tillskrift är nr 10. Smutstitelbladet med titeln: In memoriam Olai Rudbeckii. Det lösa bladet med en förteckning på mottagarna av skriften trycktes några år senare. Innehåller dels en faksimil av "Disputatio anatomica, de circulatione sangvinis", 1652, dels "Bibliografiska anteckningar om Olof Rudbecks anatomiska skrifter och striden med Thomas Bartholin". I den senare är bifogat två planscher som enligt Bibliotheca Rudbeckiana endast bifogades i fem ex. Detta är inte som tillskriftens nummer gör gällande Per Hiertas gamla ex. utan antagligen ett extra exemplar utöver den egentliga upplagan, möjligen boktryckarens arkivex. Alla andra bands nog dessutom in i ett originalpergamentband med helt guldsnitt

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        A Sporting Garland

      Sands & Co, London, undated, first English edition, 1902.. (known date [1902]). Hardback picture-book, oblong-format, large quarto-size, unpaginated [54 pages] all printed in colour in which Aldin's striking illustrations alternate with appropriate short verses printed large: publisher's green-and-white paper-covered boards. ••••CONDITION•• Good at best: the three leaves originally tipped-in (now firmly in place) have been loose in the past and the edges show signs of wear (these are slightly different from the others and precede the three sections of the book, Hunting, Shooting and Fishing). All the other plates in first-class order; just one has a very short tear from the bottom edge, no-where near the image. The binding a little delicate but holding and the covers dust-marked and worn at extremities. Now in a professionally-made clamshell box which fits the book exactly but is not original.

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        PINTORICCHIO (Bernardino di Betto of Perugia) His Life, Work, and Time... London, William Heinemann, Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1902.

      Bella ril. editoriale in tela, ricca decorazioei impressa in nero alla cop., titolo efregi in oro al dorso e alla cop., cm 41x32, pp 246, 15 tavv a colori e 101 ill. b/n. Accettabili tracce d'uso al dorso, peraltro buon esemplare.

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        YOUTH

      London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1902 Conrad, Joseph. YOUTH. Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1902. Youth: A Narrative and Two Other Stories. First Edition, First Issue. 8vo., pp. [1-8] [1-3] 4-375 [376: blank] + the earliest 32-page publisher&#39;s catalogue dated October 1902 inserted at rear. Original publisher&#39;s turquoise cloth stamped in black on the upper cover & spine, with gilt titles to the spine. A lovely copy in near fine condition, a touch of spotting to the fore-edge, contents clean & free of blemish, gilt titles bright. Contains the first book form appearance of Conrad&#39;s masterpiece, HEART OF DARKNESS - "But his soul was mad. Being alone in the wilderness, it had looked within itself and, by heavens I tell you, it had gone mad." - "one of the most powerful short novels in the English language" [Farrow, 14]. "A vast body of critical commentary has mined the dense richness and consciously paradoxical quality of this seminal modernist work, with its modern version of a Dantean journey into the Inferno, its Faustian figure of Kurtz provoking ambivalently fascinated horror The influence of Heart of Darkness can be traced in writers as diverse as T.S. Eliot, Andre Gide, H. G. Wells, [Chinua] Achebe, William Golding, Graham Greene, V. S. Naipaul, and George Steiner, while Francis Coppola&#39;s film Apocalypse Now taps some of its rich imaginative possibilities by transposing it to the Vietnam War" [Stringer, 292] - "Conrad&#39;s masterpiece. a novella that has inspired more critical commentary than any modern horror tale, with the possible exception of James&#39;s &#39;The Turn of the Screw.&#39;" - Sullivan (ed.), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, pp. 91-2. Wise 10. Cagle A7. An excellent example. The most famous adaptation of Conrad&#146;s Heart of Darkness is Francis Ford Coppola&#39;s 1979 movie Apocalypse Now, which transposes the context of the narrative from the Congo into Vietnam and Cambodia during the Vietnam War.[8] The production documentary of the film was titled, Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker&#39;s Apocalypse. "He cried in a whisper at some image, at some vision - he cried out twice, a cry that was no more than a breath -"The horror! The horror!" - [Kurtz&#39;s dying words], Joseph Conrad, Heart of Darkness. Custom dark blue embossed slipcase in fine condition.. 1st Edition.

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        (Novel): Diane, Priestess of Haiti, in Lippincott's Monthly Magazine, LXIX, April 1902

      J.B. Lippincott Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott. 1902. First. First, and apparently only edition. Front wrap detached, and chipped at the bottom corner, as are the edges of the first two pages (both of ads), last page of the novel has a short tear and small chip, as do a few of the following pages, else a sound and readable, good or better copy. This issue contains the only appearance of this complete novel by an African-American author. The novel features a separate title page, prints the author's name and title on the spine, and takes up a significant portion of the magazine (80 of the issue's 128 pages, with the remainder mostly comprising advertisements). Durham (1861-1919), born in Pennsylvania, was the assistant editor of the Philadelphia Evening Bulletin. In 1891 he was named U.S. Charge d'Affaires to Santo Domingo and U.S. Minister to Haiti, an office that he served until 1893. This novel was not published elsewhere to our knowledge. Individual issues of this magazine are rare -- we have never seen another example of this issue offered for sale. .

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        Souvenir. Acis and Galatea Masque of Love

      J J Waddington, UK, 1902. Binding: Softcover. Illustrator: Craig Edward Gordon. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket. 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: 750gms-1kgm. Category: Theatre & Plays; Inventory No: 000879.

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        GOLLIWOGG'S AIR-SHIP

      1902. 2. (UPTON,FLORENCE)illus. GOLLIWOGG'S AIR-SHIP. Lond: Longmans 1902. Oblong 4to cloth backed pictorial boards, corners slightly rubbed, slight cover soil and a few inconspicuous archival margin mends else clean, tight VG+. 1st ed. The Golliwoggs become aeronauts in a hot air balloon! The full page color illus. are really superb. Verse by Bertha Upton (Florence's mother).

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        The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus

      Indianapolis: The Bowen-Merrill Company, (1902). First edition, first printing.. Hardcover. Very good. Yes. First state with section headings Book First, Book Second and Book Third. Colored title page and 19 full page plates, five in full color and the rest in two colors. Color pictorial endpapers. Original red cloth blocked in white, black and brown on the upper board in an illustration of Santa descending a chimney. The spine is blocked with the title in black and brown. The pictorial endpapers depict Santa in his sleigh. Cloth lightly soiled and discolored and the white ink rubbed in places, notably on Santa&#39;s beard; small repair to the front inner hinge, and chip to the free edge; else this is a very good copy. It also has a contemporary gift inscription on a preliminary blank dated 1902 and an ownership name and address on the half title.

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        A Digest of Reported Cases in the Supreme Court, Court of

      1902. Eagleson, James G., L.F.S. Robinson, M.A. Brennan, E.F. Healy, J.W.S. Vroland and C. McC. Stafford. A Digest of Reported Cases in the Supreme Court, Court of Insolvency and Courts of Mines of the State of Victoria. From 1895 to [1932]. Melbourne: Charles F. Maxwell (G. Partridge & Co.)/London: Sweet & Maxwell, 1902-1933. 7 Vols. Complete set. Original cloth, gilt titles to spines, some shelfwear, soiling and minor spotting, internally clean. Ex-library. Location labels to spines, notes in pencil to front pastedowns, small stamps to title pages. A solid set. * Only editions. These volumes were issued serially and are often catalogued as independent titles. No complete sets on OCLC. Sweet & Maxwell, omits the 1895-1901 volume, but it is listed in the Harvard Law Catalogue. See Sweet & Maxwell, A Legal Bibliography of the British Commonwealth 6:17. Catalogue of the Library of the Harvard Law School (1909) I:590.

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        (WORKS) THE COMPLETE WRITINGS OF WALT WHITMAN--Issued under the ed. supervision of his Literary Executors, Richard Maurice Bucke, Thomas B. Harned, and Horace L. Traubel. With additional bibliographical & critical material prepared by Oscar Lovell Triggs

      New York & London: G.P. Putnam&#39;s Sons (printed at the Knickerbocker Press), 1902. The Book-Lover&#39;s Camden Edition. This edition of The Complete Works of Walt Whitman (10 volumes) is No. 370 of 500 numbered sets. ________ Smartly bound in original, elaborately gilt-tooled half vellum over grey-blue paper boards; vellum tips; top page edges gilt. ________ Thick 8vo. (about 9 1/8" x 6 1/2"). Title pages printed in red & green with overall design signed "AKW". Illustrated by a photogravure frontis plate printed on Japan vellum to each volume and with red-titled tissue-guards accompanying full page photogravures on Japan vellum throughout. ________ Vols. 1-3 contain the Leaves of Grass; Vols. 4-10 are the Complete Prose Works, all indexed in the last volume. BAL 21454; Myerson B4. ________ Aside from some minor wear (including bump to fore-edge of board and a stain mark on rear board of Vol. 3), the set is in fine condition. A handsome set with great shelf appearance.

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        Cricket of Today and Yesterday with Special Articles By Famous Cricketers Etc, ( Gift Inscription By Jack. N. Crawford )

      London: Caxton Publishing Co, 1902.. Subscription Illustrated Edition. Near Very Good. Quarto Signed by Author This copy inscribed in volume 1, '' To the Eastbourne Cricket Club Hoping that, at least one brother ''friend'' may find these pages pleasantly reminiscent and interesting, Jack N. Crawford November 1935. Volume 2, inscribed, '' Eastbourne Cricket Club J. N. Crawford 1937.Complete in 2 volumes. Bound in original publishers decorative green cloth. Cloth nicked with some wear on head and tail of spines, lightly rubbed, slightly faded. Both bindings in good clean condition. Internally, pages and illustrations clean and bright throughout. A very nice clean 2 volume work, inscribed by Jack Crawford, England and surrey Cricketer. 8933.A16

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        Poems of The Past and Present

      London: Harper & Brothers, (1902). First edition. Hardcover. Fine. Yes. First edition. 260pp. + ads. Publisher&#39;s green ribbed cloth, gilt titles and device on the upper board. Top edge gilt. There is a very tiny closed tear at the top of the spine and the beginnings of a split between pages 159 and 160. Very minor bumping to corners, but an unusually fine, bright copy. Ex-Doheny, with the oval leather &#39;Ex libris Estelle Doheny&#39; bookplate on the front paste down (and has offset, as usual, to the opposite page (the front free endpaper.) Webb, Bibliography of Thomas Hardy, pp. 35-36. This title was issued in two bindings, as Webb notes: dark green ribbed cloth, T.E.G; and white buckram with gilt edges. "The difference is one of size," he writes, "the cloth being about quarter-of-an-inch taller than the buckram.

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        [Loffler, Berthold] Marienbad, Franzensbad, Teplitz

      A. Haase Prague: A. Haase, 1902. First edition. 4to. Original blue cloth with bold gilt-blocked and decorative cover illustration by Berthold Loffler, famed Jugendstil illustrator. Superb Wiener Werkstatte style illustrated endpapers. Elaborate title-page design, by Berthold Loffler. Cover has slight discoloring on margin, otherwise a near fine copy of an important, early period design.

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        Complete Writings [Paumanok Edition], The

      1902. The Paumanok Edition in the Publisher&#146;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&#146;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&#146;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), &#147;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 &#145;I Sing the Body Electric&#146; and &#145;Song of Myself&#146; asserted the beauty of the human body, physical health, and sexuality&#133;in 1856&#133;the second edition of Leaves of Grass appeared. This collection contained revisions of the poems of the first edition and several new ones&#133;All his later volumes of new poems were to be incorporated into successive editions&#133;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&#133;caring for both Union and Confederate soldiers. In May 1865 Drum-Taps showed Whitman&#146;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, &#145;When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom&#146;d&#146;&#148; (Merriam-Webster&#146;s Encyclopedia of Literature).Myerson B4.

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        A CHRISTMAS CAROL in Prose. Being a Ghost Story of Yule-Tide

      East Aurora NY:: The Roycroft Shop,. 1902.. 8vo. 8-5/8" x 5-3/4". 1st edition thus (McKenna 75). #84 / 100 cc, SIGNED by Elbert Hubbard. [14], 141, [7] pp. Printed on Japanese Vellum.. Three-quarter blue morocco binding with marbled paper boards & eps. Spine gilt decorated. TEG.. Light wear. A handsome, VG+ copy.. Frontis of Dickens. T.p. decorations, headbands & tailpieces by Samuel Warner.

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        Essays of Michael Lord of Montaigne

      Boston; 1902 &1904.: Houghton Mifflin Co. In three volumes limited to 265 copies, unopened, translated into English by John Florio and beautifully designed and printed by Bruce Rogers with his printer&#39;s mark at the rear of each volume. 415, 582 and 492pp. each with frontispiece, decorative title pages and decorative initial lettering, bound in 1/4 beige cloth over pale green marbled paper covered boards, paper spine labels lettered in black with and extra label at rear of each volume, wide margined,light foxing to edges and endpapers, internally clean, toning to spines and minor shelf wear. A handsomely produced set. As a humanist, Montaigne conceived of philosophy as education pertaining to the formation of one&#39;s judgment, morals, manners and customs used in everyday life: Therefore, offering us a philosophy in accordance with life.. Limited Edition. Folio.

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        Two Books Extra-Illustrated by Bernarda Bryson as a Young Girl, ca. 1913

      Two octavo volumes (a 1902 Longfellow Collected Poems and a ca. 1914 reprint of C.N. & A.M. Williamson's It Happened in Egypt) with extensive juvenile marginalia by Bernarda Bryson when about ten years of age. From the library of Ben and Bernarda Bryson Shahn, with estate labels tipped on at each front pastedown. In one volume Bernarda Bryson Shahn has added a lengthy holograph note in ink, signed by her and dated 1995: "NOTE: this book was inscribed with my name...& decorated profusely by me in - as I figure it, 1913. It was found by Bert and Sally Kozma in 1995 - 82 years later...I read it - didn't remember it - but meanwhile I've also spent time in Egypt, stayed at the Mena House, taken a boat up the Nile, beheld the sunrise over the Temple at Luxor." The sketches include a number of likenesses and caricatures in profile, probably drawn from the young artist's imagination but quite accomplished and with full indication of the promise that would eventually reveal itself in her mature work. The drawings in the second volume, while generally cruder and lacking the ironclad provenance of those in the first, are similar enough in style and subject that we feel quite confident that they are also the work of young Miss Bryson. Of particular interest is a sketch on the rear endpaper illustrating a passage from Longfellow's "The Golden Legend" - it is quite fully finished (by a ten-year-old's standards) and suggests an affinity for book illustration which would in later years become Bernarda Bryson Shahn's primary focus.

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