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        The Poetical Works of Lord Byron, with a Memoir Ten Volumes in Five (British Poets series)

      Boston/Cambridge: Houghton Mifflin and Company/Riverside Press; no date (Ca. 1902) Very Good HCs, no DJs. Half bound in natural calf leather with Spanish pattern (?) marbled paper over boards, gilt overlaid veins on covers; pseudo raised bands on spine with extra gilt stamped floral and vine designs in compartments and with gilt stamped titles on red and brown spine panels; all edges marbled in Spanish pattern; end papers match cover marbling; tissue-guarded frontispiece portrait in 1st volume. Bright, clean, square covers and spines; very slight edge rubbing with boards just exposed at few cover fore corners; small piece of spine title panel on volume 1 chipped off - all titles still present; leather remains supple; tightly bound; owner bookplate on each front pastedown; light, clean interiors with some age darkening at page edges A very handsome set. Small 8vo, 3,666 total pp (xxxv, 396, 274, 278, 379, 490, 276, 372, 295, 454, 417).

      [Bookseller: Madden Books]
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        The Poetical Works of Lord Byron, with a Memoir. Ten Volumes in Five (British Poets series)

      Boston/Cambridge: Houghton Mifflin and Company/Riverside Press; no date (Ca. 1902) - Very Good HCs, no DJs. Half bound in natural calf leather with Spanish pattern (?) marbled paper over boards, gilt overlaid veins on covers; pseudo raised bands on spine with extra gilt stamped floral and vine designs in compartments and with gilt stamped titles on red and brown spine panels; all edges marbled in Spanish pattern; end papers match cover marbling; tissue-guarded frontispiece portrait in 1st volume. Bright, clean, square covers and spines; very slight edge rubbing with boards just exposed at few cover fore corners; small piece of spine title panel on volume 1 chipped off - all titles still present; leather remains supple; tightly bound; owner bookplate on each front pastedown; light, clean interiors with some age darkening at page edges A very handsome set. Small 8vo, 3,666 total pp (xxxv, 396, 274, 278, 379, 490, 276, 372, 295, 454, 417). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Lee Madden, Book Dealer]
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        „Tarock! Posse mit Gesang in drei Acten“. Typoskript m. zahlr., tlw. eigenh. Korrekturen, Streichungen u. Einschüben.

      Ohne Ort (wohl Wien), o. J. (um 1902). 4°. Mit einer kl. Bühnenskizze. 101 num. Bll., HLwd. d. Zt. m. goldgepr. Rückentitel. Handexemplar Victor Léons aus dessen Bibliothek. - Titel mit dem Exlibrisstempel Léons sowie dem Stempel der „Direction des Raimund-Theaters in Wien“. Ein früherer Titel („Der Spielteufel“) wurde wieder gestrichen, ebenfalls der Name F. H. Riedler, der zuvor als Verfasser angegeben war. Unterhalb des Titels ein Vermerk, dass die Musik von Rudolf Raimann stammt und dass das Stück 1902 mit Girardi am Raimundtheater aufgeführt wurde. - Victor Léon „schrieb zahlreiche Dramen, Volksstücke und Essays sowie, zum Teil gemeinsam mit seinem Bruder Leo Feld, Operettenlibretti für Komponisten wie Max von Weinzierl, Rudolf Raimann, Alfred Zamara und Johann Strauss (Sohn) zusammen. Erst im Jahre 1897, als er mit Heinrich von Waldberg und dem Komponisten Richard Heuberger zusammen das Musikstück ‚Der Opernball‘ verfasste, gelang ihm der Durchbruch. Alsbald folgten die erfolgreichen Operetten ‚Wiener Blut‘ und ‚Die lustige Witwe‘. Er arbeitete oft mit Leo Stein zusammen und trug mit ihm als Autor zu Lehárs Welterfolgen bei“ (Wikipedia). - Einband etw. berieben, bestoßen u. angestaubt. Vereinzelt etw. fleckig. - Versand D: 12,00 EUR Léon, „Mirabella. Dramatisches Gedicht in fünf Aufzügen, Manuskript, Handschrift, Handschriften

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Wolfgang Friebes]
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        Seven Poems and Two Translations

      Limp vellum binding by the Doves Bindery. London, Doves Press.

      [Bookseller: Maggs Bros. Ltd.]
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        The Lawson History of the America\'s Cup: A Record of Fifty Years by Winfield M. Thompson

      Boston, Massachusetts, Thomas Lawson, 1902. Nr. 494 from 3000 Copies 402 pages, Illustrated with 90 full page plates Gebundene Ausgabe, Leinen, Exemplar in gutem Erhaltungszustand, book in good condition Schiffe Versand D: 4,50 EUR Verkehrswesen: Segeln / Yacht / Yachtgeschichte / Segelsport / Regatta / Nautica / Schiffe / Marine /,

      [Bookseller: Wiesbadener Antiquariat Christmann]
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        Lettre autographe signée « après une existence de bonnes œuvres il s'irradie maintenant dans la joie qui ne finit point »

      Precious letter of condolences from Joris-Karl Huysmans, signed and without mention of addressee, following the death of Anatole-Henri-Philippe, Marquis de Ségur. The letter was probably addressed to the Comtesse de Guerne, daughter of the marquis. 33 lines in black ink, and some pencil indications from a previous bibliographer.Beautiful funereal elegy to a close friend, surely introduced to the author by the Abbe Mugnier, who had brought Huysmans back to the faith. A member of the Council of State and mayor of a commune in Normandy, the Marquis de Ségur was also a writer, fervent Catholic and admirer of Saint Francis de Sales, who inspired him with several biographical essays. He was also one of the founding members of the work of Saint Francis de Sales in 1857; Huysmans asserts in the letter that the Marquis " was really the son of St. Francis " and presents him as " one of the most powerful cordial souls that he has ever known ".Newly immersed in the Catholic faith for some years, Huysmans seems to have been inspired by this character to " goodness that simplifies everything and piety that puts everything in focus ". The marquis places religion at the center of his life and his literary work - an undertaking to which Huysmans has long aspired since the publication of his novels En Route and La Cathédrale (1895 and 1898).Poignant testimony to the admiration of Huysmans for a man of exemplary faith. s.l. 11 mai 1902 10x15,5cm 2 pages sur un feuillet remplié

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        The Mirrour of Vertue in worldly greatnes or the life of Sir Thomas More Knight by his son in law William Roper

      Engraved half-title after Blanche McManus, title page set in red type with engraved portrait by J.A.C. Harrison, 21 hand-illuminated initials in various colours and gilt. Folio., contemporary brown morocco for C. J. Sawyer, upper and lower covers with two concentric gilt rules and another in black, spine with 7 compartments outlined with black and gilt rules and 5 raised bands with gilt dots, title and date in gilt. No. 3 of 10 copies on vellum, signed on the limitation page by the founder of the press, Alex Moring. London, De La More Press.

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        THE HOLY LAND

      A & C Black, London 1902 - Spine a bit darkened. Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Former owner's writing on front free endpaper. Very faint foxing and browning to first few pages. Hinges professionally repaired. ; # 165 of 500 copies. SIGNED by the publisher. White cloth boards with gilt lettering and green design of lines and leaves. Top edge gilt. 77 tissue guarded full page color illustrations and 15 in b&w. Rare - especially in this condition; Watercolors; 4to; 301 pages [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Complete Traveller Antiquarian Bookstore]
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        Youth: A Narrative and Two Other Stories

      William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh 1902 - First issue with publisher's ads dated 10/02 in rear. Octavo (19.5cm.); publisher's green decorative cloth stamped in black, black and gilt-lettered spine; [8],375,[1],32pp. General wear to extremities, brief dent at spine crown, gilt rather faded, light foxing to textblock fore-edge, contemporary bookseller ticket to front pastedown, else Very Good and sound, interior fine. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Lorne Bair Rare Books, ABAA]
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        L'ESCAUT DEPUIS 1830

      Maison d'édition Alfred Castaigne, Bruxelles 1902 - Baron GUILLAUME L'ESCAUT DEPUIS 1830 2 tomes complets Sans date circa 1902, Bruxelles, Edition Maison d'édition Alfred Castaigne Format : In-4 (16,5 x 24,5 cm), relié, 554 et 565 pages Reliure demi-toile verte, dos titré or sur pièces, couvertures conservées Bien complet des 5 cartes et plans en noir et en couleurs (L'Escaut oriental et l'Escaut occidental, bassin d'Anvers, projet dit de la Grande Coupure, plan approuvé par le conseil d'Anvers le 20 décembre 1897, plan d'Anvers) Contenu du livre : L'Escaut depuis 1830 jusqu'au Traité de paix de 1839-le Traité de 1839, exécution et complément-le rachat du péage de l'Escaut-le pilotage, l'éclairage et le balisage de l'Escaut-le système de jaugeage de la Belgique-les barrages de l'Escaut oriental et du Sloe, les projets de canaux entre Anvers et le Rhin-le port et les installations maritimes d'Anvers-les fortifications d'Anvers-admission des bâtiments de guerre étrangers dans les eaux et les ports belges-la défense de l'Escaut occidental par la Hollande-la police de la navigation de l'Escaut maritime-le mouvement maritime et commercial du port d'Anvers-la navigation sur le canal de Terneuzen et le mouvement du port de Gand-bibliographie de l'Escaut Etat : mors du tome 1 fendus néanmoins ouvrages encore solides, une carte élimée, papier propre, rare exemplaire poids : 3,5 kg [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Meine Pilgerfahrt nach Jerusalem. (1902.)

      [Probably Vienna], Christmas 1902. - 4to. German ms., ink on paper. 180 pp. (on 91 unnumbered leaves). Contemporary calf calf over green cloth boards, spine on five raised bands, titled in gilt with giltstamped covers; all edges red. Bookbinder's label of Albert Günther, Vienna, on lower flyleaf. A clean and well-legible manuscript describing the author's six-week pilgrimage to Jerusalem undertaken in February and March 1902 from Vienna via Budapest, Fiume, Ancona, Rome, Naples and Messina to Alexandria, Jaffa, and Jerusalem. Proksch gives an extensive and colourful account not only of the holy sites of Palestine, which he has long wished to visit, but also of various sites in Egypt, including the Al-Azhar Mosque in Cairo and the oriental bazaars. - Dedicated to Princess Marie (Wilhelmine Franziska) "Maritschy" Auersperg (1880-1960), daughter of Prince Franz Joseph Auersperg: "Der Prinzessin Maritschy gewidmet, zur freundlichen Erinnerung an den alten Procksch" ("To Princess Maritschy, so that she may fondly remember old Procksch"). Proksch, a doctor of canon and civil law, had been the private educator of Prince Auersperg and his siblings. In 1905 the princess would marry Karl von und zu Trauttmansdorff. The family acquired Weissenegg Castle (near Mellach in Styria) in 1923; the castle library's bookplate (dated 1935) is affixed to the pastedown. Remains of a pasted shelfmark label to spine; very well preserved. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Pa Cats, Ma Cats and Their Kittens Introduced by Louis Wain

      Undated (c. 1902). Humorous rhymes vividly brought to life with 11 full page chromo-lithographic plates, one of which is a double page, and black and white line illustrations on all of the other pages. Large format, 26w x 35h (cms); 36 pp. Blue oval 'Williams's Book and Stationery Stores' stamp on end fly leaf.

      [Bookseller: RMJ Books]
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        The Virginian

      Macmillan, New York 1902 - 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. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Scraps of African Methodist Episcopal History

      Philadelphia: A.M.E. Book Concern, 1902. 1st ed. Hardcover. Good. frontis (portrait), illustrations (mostly portraits), xiv, 421p. Recent quarterbinding. 21cm. Former owner's address labels in blank margin of one plate and one text leaf. Edge tears on a few leaves. Corner clipped on one leaf. Light scattered foxing. No jacket. We have another copy which had a label pasted on the copyright page stating that the book was copyrighted by the author and dated November, 1902. This copy has no such label.

      [Bookseller: McBlain Books]
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        The Sea Lady

      London: Methuen (1910), 1902. First Edition . Red Cloth. Fine. 31 Pp. + 47 Pp Publisher's Catalog At Rear. First Edition Sheets And First Edition Red Cloth Binding With 1902 Date On Title Page, But With 1910 Catalog At Rear. A Philosophical Fantasy, With A Starring Mermaid. Probably Wells' Least Successful Work, Now More Appreciated. A Stunningly Fine Copy, Absolutely Bright, With A Trace Of Bumping At Edges. This Is The Copy Which Belonged To Wells Fan And Indiana Poet And Novelist George Barr Mccutcheon, With His Personalized Engraved Bookplate On The Front Pastedown. There Is Also The Attractive Bookplate Of Anne J. Smith On Ffep, With A Naked Eve Holding An Apple In Which Lies A Tiny Book. The Book Is Enclosed In A Custom Half-Leather Case, With A Cloth Sleeve ( A Matching Case With Men Like Gods Is Also Available). Nice Copies Of This Book Are Apparently Rarer Than Even His Sf Classics.

      [Bookseller: Arroyo Seco Books]
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        Aus dem Vestfjord" (Die Svolværgeita, das Wahrzeichen Svolværs, in der Frühmorgensonne um halb drei) originales Aquarell auf Zeichen-Papier ca.32x19cm; rechts unten signiert "M.Zeno Diemer" und links unten betitelt und datiert "1902"

      - [Dekorativ hinter Glas in der schmalen Holzleiste (42,5x28cm) gerahmt.] "View of the Vestfjordt" ( Svolværgeita, the landmark of the city of Svolvær in the early morning sun at 2:30 am) original watercolour on strong paper approx.32x19cm; bottom right signed "M.Zeno Diemer" bottom right titeled and dated "1902" [Mounted under passepartout and framed behind glass. Dimension of the narrow wooden frame 42,5x28cm.] „Die Welt, wie Michael Zeno Diemer sie sah, gibt es nicht mehr. Allein die Gletscher sowie Sarajevo und Mostar in Bosnien-Herzegowina haben sich gewaltig verändert, seit sie der Maler Anfang des 20. Jahrhunderts mit seinem Pinsel festhielt. Für Dr. Constanze Werner, Leiterin des Oberammergau Museums und des Geigenbaumuseums Mittenwald, „ist er ein Chronist seiner Zeit". Auf seinen unzähligen Reisen und auch in seiner Heimat habe der Künstler, der 1881 als 14-Jähriger mit seiner Familie von München nach Oberammergau gezogen war, ständig seinen Skizzenblock dabei gehabt. „Er hat die ganze Zeit aquarelliert, was er gesehen hat", sagt Werner. Einige seiner Berg- und Seebilder hängen derzeit im Werdenfels Museum in Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Neben der Natur – unter anderem dokumentierte Diemer auch etliche Erstbesteigungen – war es die Technik, etwa Graf Zeppelins Luftfahrten, die ihn begeisterten. Berühmt war der sechsfache Familienvater, der mit Hermine von Hillern, der Tochter der Geierwally-Autorin, verheiratet war, zudem für seine Riesenpanoramen. „Er war am Moskau-Panorama beteiligt, das neben dem von der ,Schlacht am Bergisel‘ in Innsbruck das einzige ist, das noch erhalten ist", erzählt Werner. Sie ist wie ihr Garmisch-Partenkirchner Kollege, Josef Kümmerle, fasziniert von Diemer: „In Zeiten, in denen die Expressionisten aktiv waren, hat er eher konservativ gemalt. Die Moderne hat er stattdessen durch seine Motive umgesetzt." [Merkur-Online vom 8 April 2015] [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Niederbayern]
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        L'Art moderne.

      - Paris, P.-V. Stock, 1902 (1903 sur la couverture). In-12, 301-(3) pp., reliure demi-basane, dos orné, plats de couverture conservés (dos légèrement frotté, marges un peu jaunies). Mention de deuxième édition. ENVOI autographe signé de Huÿsmans à Robert de Flers. * Voir photographie(s) / See picture(s). *** Membre du SLAM et de la LILA / ILAB Member. La librairie est ouverte du mardi au samedi de 14h à 19h. Si vous souhaitez passer à la librairie pour un livre, merci de nous prévenir au préalable, l'ensemble du stock visible en ligne n'étant pas immédiatement consultable. *** Langue : Français

      [Bookseller: Chez les libraires associés]
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        ECCE MUNDUS -- INDUSTRIAL IDEALS AND THE BOOK BEAUTIFUL

      Printed by the Chiswick Press for the Hammersmith Publishing Company, 1902. Pagination: unpaginated [38 pp.] which were beautifully printed at the Chiswick Press on fine paper. Of course, the special feature of this copy is that it was also bound at Cobden-Sanderson's DOVES BINDERY.Arts & Crafts designed bookplate of Ernst Beeckman with the inscription on the front flyleaf: "For Mr. and Mrs. Beckman. June 1911" (in an unknown hand). This binding may be related to catalogue entry 582 in Marianne Tidcombe's THE DOVES BINDERY, which mentions two copies of pattern numbered 742, and being bound as "the covers are tooled with a small corner design of rose leaves," but we are unsure this fully relates to our copy so therefore inconclusive.

      [Bookseller: MOSHER BOOKS ]
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        The Wings of the Dove.

      Archibald Constable, London., 1902. First U.K. edition. The American edition appeared nine days earlier. Octavo. pp [iv], 576, 16 adverts. Original blue cloth decorated in blind and lettered in gilt. 4000 copies printed. Faint contemporary (1906) ownership inscription on half-title. Faint stain at tail of spine. Inner hinges a little cracked. Endpapers a little spotted. Very good indeed.

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        The Midland Medical Journal. The official organ of the Birmingham and District General Medical Practitioners' Union. vol. 1

      Birmingham: Allday Ltd, 1902, Hardcover, First Edition. Good copy in the original publisher's gilt-blocked cloth, edges very slightly toned. Corners sharp with an overall tight, bright and clean impression. Provenance; includes a presentation bookplate from the Birmingham Medical Institute, being presented by Dr. Notley. Physical description; 228 pages. Subjects; The Midland Medical Journal. General Medical Practitioners' Union. Birmingham district. Medical periodicals. Volume one, 1909. Genre; Periodical. 228 pages. Inventory No: 238540.

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        The Home-Life of Borneo Head-Hunters: Its Festivals and Folk-Lore

      Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott. Very Good. 1902. First Edition. Hardcover. 1 of 500 copies. Bound in blue cloth. Gilt title to spine and front board. Gilt illustration to front board. Frontispece image of a Tattooed Kayan Married Woman. An uncommonly nice, tight & bright copy.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 197 pages .

      [Bookseller: William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Boo]
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        ECCE MUNDUS -- INDUSTRIAL IDEALS AND THE BOOK BEAUTIFUL

      Printed by the Chiswick Press for the Hammersmith Publishing Company, Hammersmith 1902 - Pagination: unpaginated [38 pp.] which were beautifully printed at the Chiswick Press on fine paper. Of course, the special feature of this copy is that it was also bound at Cobden-Sanderson's DOVES BINDERY. Arts & Crafts designed bookplate of Ernst Beeckman with the inscription on the front flyleaf: "For Mr. and Mrs. Beckman. June 1911" (in an unknown hand). This binding may be related to catalogue entry 582 in Marianne Tidcombe's THE DOVES BINDERY, which mentions two copies of pattern numbered 742, and being bound as "the covers are tooled with a small corner design of rose leaves," but we are unsure this fully relates to our copy so therefore inconclusive. Full dark-green crushed morroco bound at the DOVES BINDERY in 1904. Some rubbing to covers; all page edges gilt. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: MOSHER BOOKS (member ABAA, ILAB & IOBA)]
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        The Hound of Baskervilles

      George Newnes LTD, London 1902 - "The Hound of the Baskervilles" by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. First UK edition, first printing. First issue point: typo on page 13, line 3, which has "you" for "your". Published by George Newnes, Limited, London, 1902. Illustrated with numerous black-and-white plates. 12mo [5" x 7 3/8"], 359 pp. Bound in the publisher's original pictoral maroon cloth. Front board and spine lettered and illustrated in gold and black. The book is in good minus condition. Minor shelf wear to the boards, with a spot of discoloration at the rear board. Scuffing to the edges and corners with a ding to the top edge of the rear board. The front endpaper is missing as well as one of the plates. The front hinge is cracked. Foxing to the fore-edges and lightly scattered throughout the textblock. The textblock is largely clean, bright, and unmarked. The binding is starting. Please view the many other rare titles available for purchase at our store. We are always interested in purchasing individual or collections of fine books. Inventory #(H6-57) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Holy Land Painted by John Fulleylove.

      

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        THE NOVELS OF WILLIAM HARRISON AINSWORTH (Complete in 20 Volumes, Windsor Edition)

      London: Gibbings & Co. Limited, 1902. Finely bound set in contemporary, matching red morocco in an 'Arts and Crafts' style with gilt lettering and floral gilt decoration to the spine. Red marbled and gold paper-covered boards matching end papers; top edge gilt. Limited edition of 2,000 copies; letterpress and pictorial title pages; b/w plates with captioned tissue guards. Bindings very good with slight wear only, contents clean and tight; attractive engraved bookplates of Frederick Freke Palmer to the front paste-downs, otherwise more or less unmarked, no inscriptions, a few page edges slightly scruffy where untidily opened. A very attractive set in very good condition. The set includes: The Flitch of Bacon in 1 volume; Tower of London in 2 volumes; Saint James in 1 volume; Old St. Paul's in 2 volumes; Guy Fawkes in 2 volumes; Windsor Castle in 2 volumes; The Star Chamber in 1 volume; The Spendthrift in 1 volume; Crichton in 2 volumes; Rookwood in 2 volumes; The Miser's Daughter in 2 volumes and Jack Sheppard in 2 volumes. [Note on provenance: Frederick Freeke Palmer was a well-known London lawyer.] . Half Leather. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo (11.5 x 17.5cm).

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        S.W. Harbor Almanac for July, 1899; The S.W.H. Almanac for the Summer of 1901; & The Bar Harbor and S.W. H. Almanac for the Summer of 1902

      Byerly Printing Co, 1902. First and Only edition. Illustrated by F. P. Byerly. 3 vols. 32mo. Blue, red and green printed sewn wrappers. Fine. First and Only edition. Illustrated by F. P. Byerly. 3 vols. 32mo. NEVER SEEN. Amateur printing.

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        Wappen-Sammlung.

      Kahla A Weller ff 1902 - Mit über 2660 auf Tafeln montierten farbigen Sammelbildern mit Wappendarstellungen. 35 x 27,5 cm. Lose in illustrierter roter Orig.-Leinenkassette (etwas berieben und fleckig, ein Gelenk geklebt) mit Deckeltitel: "Sammel-Album für Wappen". (048). Enthält über 2660 mehrfarbige Wappendarstellungen des hohen und niederen Adels sowie Adelsfamilien, vornehmlich deutscher Herkunft. - Beiliegend zwei Hefte "Wappenbeschreibungen zu der Wappensammlung in Buntdruck" sowie einige Nachträge. - Nur vereinzelt leichte Altersspuren. - Insgesamt gut erhalten und selten.

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        2eme Congrès international des Oeuvres et Institutions féminines tenu au Palais des Congrès de l'Exposition Universelle de 1900 (18 au 23 juin 1900) sous la Présidence d'honneur de Léon Bourgeois et sous la présidence de Madmoiselle Sarah Monod (4 volumes)

      Imprimerie typographique Charles Blot, Paris 1902 - 654, 825, 633, 468 p. Ex libris du Fraser Institute. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Where, When, and How to Catch Fish on the East Coast of Florida (in rare dust jacket)

      Buffalo & New York: The Matthews-Northrup Works, 1902, 1st edition - 8vo. Gregg's attractively produced work detailing the various species of game fish to be caught along Florida's east coast including tarpon, bass, etc., and his adventures in pursuit of them. Illustrated with numerous engravings of fish and tackle, but highlighted by 12 beautiful colored plates of fish. Large folding map at rear. Deep red cloth with bright gilt boat and fish vignette on upper board, small bump to upper corner. Original end papers, front inner hinge just starting. In the rare pictorial dust jacket with a few tiny chips [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        NAPOLEON RACONTE PAR L'IMAGE D'APRES LES SCULPTEURS, LES GRAVEURS ET LES PEINTRES

      Librairie Hachette, Paris 1902 - Nouvelle Edition Remaniee. Quarto. [iv], iv, 388p. Profusely illustrated, including a chapter on Napoleon's handwriting. Handsomely bound in dark green morocco with marbled sides and endpapers, a.e.g., the spine with gilt titles and Napoleonic panel ornaments, the bands surrounded by gilt rules and with dotted rules on the bands. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        WEAVING THE WEB

      Ward, Lock & Co., Limited, London, 1902 - Small 8vo, pp. 336. Bleiler notes in Science Fiction: The Early Years (pp. 490-491) that the name "Huan Me" is "probably a pseudonym for a British author, perhaps to be read 'you and me'. A fairly frequent contributor of sensational fiction to the British variety magazines around the turn of the century". The pseudonym "Huan Me" is not listed in any of the standard reference works on pseudonyms, viz. Atkinson, "Dictionary of Literary Pseudonyms"; Sharp, "Pseudonyms and Personal Nicknames"; Halkett and Laing, "A Dictionary of Anonymous and Pseudonymous Literature of Great Britain". This title not in Bleiler, although referenced in Hubin (p. 283). It is a scarce title; OCLC lists only one copy in an American library (N.Y. Univ.). Five other novels have been attributed to this author. Three of five titles currently offered for sale on the internet are, in fact, photocopies of short stories by this author. Only two books presently appear for sale ("A Diplomatic Woman" and "The Jewel of Death"). Our copy of "Weaving the Web" shows rubbing to extremities and some soiling to rear board. The endpapers are clean, although the front hinge is a bit weak. Both of the inserted plates are present, although the binding is cracking at the placement of the second plate. The contents are clean, with no previous owner's markings. Overall, in good plus condition. No dust jacket. Bound in original decorated blue cloth with gilt lettering [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Les mammifères de la province de Québec

      Québec, Dussault et Proulx, 1902, in-8, 286 pp, broché, couverture jaune imprimée de l'éditeur, Édition originale. Figures sur bois dans le texte. Cachet de l'institut catholique de Paris. Couverture défraîchie. Essai de Bibliographie Canadienne II, n° 665. De la faculté catholique de Paris, Cachet annulé

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        Fine Certificate, in Russian with translation,

      1902 - saying that "Under the Most August Patronage of Her Majesty the Empress Alexandra Feodorovna," wife of Nicholas II, "the Board of Trustees of the Imperial Philanthropic Society for Collecting Donations for the Education and Placing of Poor Children in Trade, hereby award Alexander Vasilievich Porogov the right to wear the Silver Medal prescribed by the Council . as a Donor to the aforesaid Trust", signed by the President (R. Shitsisov) and Head of the Medal Department (Shcherbakov), printed in red, gold, silver and black, fine arms of the Russian Empire including the arms of Moscow on the eagle's breast and of the ancient provinces on its wings, elaborate border with shields, one bearing "full member 10th May 1893", red paper seal of the Society, chromolithographed by Stadler and Pattinot, 1 side 16" x 10½", St. Petersburg, 28th August [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Album of watercolours and photographs.

      1902 - Beautiful Watercolours of Madagascar 68 original photographs, various sizes, from 58 by 70mm to 180 by 240mm, nearly all captioned in ink & 19 watercolours, various sizes, from 200 by 120mm to 170 by 250mm, signed with initials or full name. Oblong 4to. Original green cloth, rebacked. Madagascar, 1895 - A well-executed album compiled and drawn by Henri Letrillard, a French officer serving in Madagascar, transformed by the 19 watercolours in his hand, which are made with wit and vigour and vividly illuminate the domestic life of the military administration of the island. The years 1896 to 1904 saw a series of insurrections led against the French military and other foreign influences. The French, using their experience in Indo-China used the counter-insurgency ?oil-spot? principle, where secure bases were established, from which a ring of stability would spread. Letrillard appears to have served in two such settlements, Madirovalo and Namorako, both some way inland from the north-west coast. Both Madirovalo and Namorako had defended bases, with lookout towers, surrounded by wooden ramparts and drawbridges. These stockades are shown several times in his watercolours but not in the photographs, nor in any other photographs we have seen before of Madagascar. The photographs capture scenes of daily life showing both settlers and natives, views of Diego Suarez, Vohemar, Nossi Bè [sic], Antananarivo and Mahajunga (sometimes spelt here Majunga), and one photograph of Djibouti. One large photograph is of a firing squad ?le peloton d'éxecution? at Majunga: the victim is not in the frame, but the event is well attended by onlookers. The caption records the officer in charge of the firing squad was later killed by the enemy in Lampasika. The album concludes with numerous shots of French soldiers at camp including an exceptional photograph of soldiers on a hunting trip, posing very theatrically in front of their tent. The watercolours are titled: 1. Garde Principal - Garde Civile Indigine de Madagascar Tenue d'Europe. 2. Souvenir de Madagascar - L'apperitif au Cape du Cercle a Majungae. 3. Vue generale de Madirovalo - Vue pase du Mirador du Poste - Decembre 1897. 4. Souvenir de Madagascar - Grande Rue de Madirovalo Novembre 1897. 5. Souvenir de Madagascar - Place de Nadirovalo - Novembre 97. 6. Souvenir de Madagascar - Rova de Madirovalo ma case - Celle du Chef de Poste Novembre 97. 7. Souvenir de Madagascar - Un coin du Rova de Madirovalo [Dec 1897]. 8. Entree Rova de Madirovalo - Madagascar [Dec 1897]. 9. Garde Civile de Indigine de Madagascar Mon Sergent [1897]. 10. Souvenir de Madagascar - Grande Rue de Madirovalo [1898]. 11. Souvenir de Madagascar - Entree du Rova de Madirovalo, vue prise de l'interieur de ma case. [1898]. Showin his desk, with his pipe, pictures and a periodical, and the drawbridge to the stockade beyond. 12. Ceci represente le Chef de poste du Namoroka. [1898]. With the surreal text ?Ceci represente le Chef de Poste du Namoroko s'amusant avec l'intensite d'un poisson dans une guitare, ou si l'on aime mieux en rason proportionelle a ses appointements.? - ?This picture shows the head of the mission at Namoroka, amusing himself with the intensity of a fish in a guitar, or if you prefer, proportionally to his salary? 13. Souvenir de Madagascar. Vue interieur du Poste du Namoroka (Ambongo) Madagascar [Aug 1898]. 14. Souvenir de Madagascar. Vue interieur du Poste du Namoroka (cote Ouest) Ambongo Madagascar [Aug 1898]. 15. Souvenir de Madagascar. Poste du Namoroka (cote Est) Ambongo - Madagascar [Sept 1898]. 16. Souvenir de Madagascar. La chaste epouse de mon caporal (femme Betsimisara) [Sept 1898] 17. Coive de la Mabarary (reconnaisance du chute de Laizony) [July 1898]. 18. Ma Case au village de Madirovalo (1899). 19. Poste de Madirovalo (vue du Campe 1899). Letrillard (1872-1940) entered the military in 1890, and was posted to Madagascar in 1896. Six years later, he was sent to the Congo where he worked as a clerk in the [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Table de Récapitulation des Principaux Résulats des Observations hydrométriques suisses pou l?année 1893. Années 1897 à 1899. 4 Volumes. Tabellarische Zusammenstellung der Haupt-Ergebnisse der Schweizerischen hydrometrischen Beobachtungen für das Jahr 1893. Jahre 1897 bis 1899. 4 Bände. Tableaux graphiques des Observations hydrométriques suisses et des températures de l?air et des hauteurs pluviales pour l?année 1900 avec Table de Récapitulation des Principaux Résulats des Observations hydrométriques suisses pou l?année 1900. Années 1900 à 1916. 17 Doubles volumes. Graphische Darstellungen der Schweizerichen hydrometrischen Beobachtungen und der Luft. Temperaturen und Niederschlags-Höhne für das Jahr 1900 mit Tabellarische Zusammenstellung

      Bearbeitet und herausgegeben von der hydrometrichen Abteilung des eidgenössichen Oberbauinspektorates / Eidgenössichen hydrometrichen Bureau / Abteilung für Landeshydrographie des schweiz. Departments des Innern / Eidgenössiche Amt für Wasserwirtschaft. - Travail exécuté par la Section hydrométrique de l?Inspectorat fédéral des travaux publics / Bureau hydrométrique fédéral / Division de l?Hydrographie nationale du Département fédéral de l?intérieur / Service fédéral des Eaux. 1902 - 1919, Berne - Bern, - illustré, illustriert, broché, Broschiert, Edition bilingue Français-Allemand. Zweisprachige Ausgabe Französisch-Deutsch. Bon état. In gutem Zustand.

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        A Manual of Palaearctic Birds

      London, H.E. Dresser, 1902, in-8, 2 vol, 922 pages en numérotation continue, broché, couvertures imprimées de l'éditeur, Première édition, exemplaire bien complet en 2 tomes. L'auteur à ici abrégé ses précédents écrits où il parle des oiseaux du Paléarctique. Les 2 tomes sont composés de 1215 fiches recensant les oiseaux habitant ou migrant dans le paléarctique par fiche ainsi que d'un index anglais et d'un index général. Ripley & Scribner-81.

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        HÉMIASYNERGIE, LATÉROPULSION ET MYOSIS BULBAIRES AVEC HÉMIANESTHÉSIE ET HÉMIPLÉGIE CROISÉES

      Paris, Masson 1902 - In-8° broché, couverture d'attente moderne rempliée, pièce de titre sur le plat. La couverture imprimée d'origine est conservée, 7 pages et un feuillet blanc. (cf. GARRISON & MORTON 4589 et HOMBOURGER 26, Dagobert Asmara III,26). Première édition très rare, de ce mémoire extrêmement précieux dans lequel les fameux neurologues décrivent le syndrome bulbaire qui porte leur nom. Il est extrait, repaginé, sous une nouvelle couverture, des comptes-rendus de la Société de Neurologie, séance du 17 avril 1902. Il fait partie des publications de Babinski les plus recherchées et est l'un des cinq syndromes découverts par Babinski avec celui de Babinski-Frolich, de Babinski-Vaquez, de Babinski-Froment et d'Anton-Babinski. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Collection de 124 Carnets de bal du Xviii. siècle formée par M. Bernard Franck a Paris de l'année 1875 au 23 avril 1902.

      Gerschel, s.a. (primi '900), Paris, - Cm. 33, con frontespizio in rosso e nero ritratto a piena pagina di Bernard Franck, due tavole a piena pagina raffiguranti l'intera collezione e 248 fotografie applicate su cartoncino con la descrizione dettagliata di ognuno degli oggetti della collezione. Solida ed elegante legatura originale in mezzo marocchino con ampie punte e titoli in oro a dorso e piatto. Tagli dorati. Ottimo stato di conservazione. Entro custodia. Edizione impressa in soli 20 esemplari. Prestigioso catalogo della collezione che Mr Franck diede J.P. Morgan il quale, a sua volta. la donò al Metropolitan Museum of Modern Art. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        THE SCARLET SEAL: A TALE OF THE BORGIAS. By Dick Donovan [pseudonym]

      London: John Long, 1902.. Octavo, pp. [1-5] 6 [7] 8-312 + 30-page publisher's catalogue dated "March, 1903" inserted at rear, original pictorial blue cloth, front panel stamped in red, white and black, spine panel stamped in gold, publisher's monogram stamped in blind on rear panel, bottom edge untrimmed. First edition. A historical romance in which a witch's curse appears to be fulfilled. Wilson, Shadows in the Attic, p. 193. Not in Bleiler (1948; 1978) or Reginald (1979; 1992). Cloth rubbed at spine ends, corner tips, and along outer joints, a very good copy. (#149470)

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        A chart of the World on Mercator's projection,

      ... shewing the principal ocean steam routes, the submarine telegraphs &c. London : Edward Stanford, [c. 1902]. Chromolithographs map (dimensions 62 x 110.5 cm, overall 70.5 x 114 cm), dissected into 40 sections, linen backed and housed in original cloth slipcase with printed title label. A fine colour printed chart of the world featuring the dominions of the British Empire in pink. Small inset hemisphere maps of the Antarctic and Arctic to the lower corners. Stanford’s yellow printed advertisements to folded end sections on linen verso. Both the map chart and the case in superb condition. No printed date, but evidently very early 1900’s. The imprint to the case label gives Stanford’s address as being 26 & 27 Cockspur Street whilst the imprint to the lower margin of the chart states 12, 13, and 14 Long Acre; the firm moved to the latter address in 1900. The case label also states that Stanfords were the Geographers to the Queen, whilst on the advertisements they are Geographers to the King, presumably Edward VII. A fine example

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        Pratiques et croyances des Malgaches relatives aux accouchements et à la médecine infantile

      Paris, Maloine, 1902, in-8, grand , 94, (2) pages, toile grise moderne (première de couveture d'origine conservée), Première édition de cette thèse de doctorat soutenue à la Faculté de Médecine de Paris. Malgré l'intérieur des premières pages fragilisé, bon exemplaire

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        Henry VIII. , by A. F. Pollard, M. A

      Paris, London, New York, Goupil, 1902, Hardback, Limited Edition. A fine copy in the original gilt-blocked cloth. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. ; 302 pages; An exceptional limited edition, no. 133 of only 1150 copies. Excellent plates with letterpress, tissue-guards. Description: vii, 302 p. 12 illus. , 31 pl. (incl. Port. , facsim. ) 34 cm. Subjects: Henry VIII, King of England 1491-1547. 302 pages. Inventory No: 105222.

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