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        The American Fur Trade of the Far West (3 Volumes)

      New York: Francis P. Harper, 1902. First Edition. Large 8vo. Total page count is 1029pp. Plates; large folding map of the Mississippi Territory. Frontispiece in Vol. I & II. Dark green cloth with gilt lettering to spines. A very good set (hinges cracked in each volume but holding firm; owner name in each volume; decorative bookplate in Vol. I; minor wear to extremities; 2 short tears on spine of Vol. III). A History of the Pioneer Trading Posts and Early Fur Companies of the Missouri Valley and the Rocky Mountains and of the Overland Commerce With Santa Fe. "...this is still the great work on the subject." - Graff 696. (Howes C390; Rader 770).

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        Gripsholm och Dess Konstskatter

      Stockholm: Utggifvet af Komiterade, 1902. Hardcover. g. Folio. 181 + index. Rebound in blue cloth binding with gilt lettering on spine, w/no dj. Some wearing to edges. Head and tail of spine rubbed and lightly bumped. Copy from the research department of Paramount Pictures. Frontis. Wonderful account of the works of Gripsholm with major emphasis on the King's Palace in Stockholm. Profusely illustrated with 171 annotated b/w images and some monochromatic plates printed on heavy paper. Very tight copy; in good condition.

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        Memoirs of the life of Sir Walter Scott.

      Houghton, Mifflin and Company, Boston and New York 1902 - 8vo. 5 volumes. With 10 plates (2 per volume). "The Cambridge Edition". Bound in half dark brown calf with marbled boards and end papers. Spines are brightly gilt in compartments. Top edge is gilt. The binding is fresh with very little wear; some spots of fading are present. Many leaves are unopened. The outer edge of an occasional leaf is a bit rough; interior pages are otherwise clean. John Gibson Lockhart (1794-1854) was an English minister, an author, and the son-in-law of Sir Walter Scott. The DNB states that his "Memoirs of the life of Sir Walter Scott" [first published, 1837-38 in 7 volumes] " may safely be described as, next to Boswell’s ‘Johnson’, the best [biography] in the language." The publisher’s note to this 1902 edition specifies that " the text has been annotated by fuller accounts of many of the persons to whom Scott or Lockhart refer, and very many passages have been expanded or illuminated by extracts from Scott’s letters and journals, and from a variety of books and articles bearing upon the subject All the editor’s work is indicated by its enclosure in brackets. Lockhart’s later notes are indicated by the years 1839, 1845, and 1848, enclosed in parentheses." [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Africa. Deutsch, Englisch, Französisch.

      564 Seiten XXL-Format: 34,5 x 50 cm, gebunden in Kassette das Buch verlagsfrisch und noch verlagsverpackt, eines von weltweit auf 2500 limitierten Exemplaren von Leni Riefenstahl eigenhändig signiert, hier die Nummer 559. Helene Bertha Amalie Leni Riefenstahl (* 22. August 1902 in Berlin - + 8. September 2003 in Pöcking) war eine deutsche Filmregisseurin, -produzentin und -schauspielerin sowie Drehbuchautorin, Schnittmeisterin, Fotografin und Tänzerin. Sie gilt als eine der umstrittensten Persönlichkeiten der Filmgeschichte einerseits für ihre Werke von vielen Filmschaffenden und -kritikern als innovative Filmemacherin und kreative Ästhetin verehrt und geachtet, andererseits wegen ihrer Beteiligung an der Propaganda für die Diktatur des Nationalsozialismus kritisiert und moralisch verurteilt. Ab den 1960ern betätigte sich Riefenstahl als Fotografin und veröffentlichte mehrere Bildbände. Zu ihren bekanntesten Werken dieser Zeit zählen Fotoreportagen über das Volk der Nuba im Sudan. Das bemerkenswerte Afrika-uvre von Leni Riefenstahl. Kevin Brownlow in der Einleitung: "Und wenn Leni Riefenstahls Arbeit sich nur darauf beschränkt hätte, nach Afrika zu reisen und mit ihren Fotografien zurückzukommen, allein dafür wäre ihr ein Platz in der Geschichte gewiss. Dieser Band, der 2002 anlässlich von Riefenstahls 100. Geburtstag erschien, ist dem bemerkenswerten Afrika-Oeuvre der Fotografin gewidmet. Leni Riefenstahl, die erste international anerkannte weibliche Regisseurin, begann mit Anfang 60 ihre regelmäßigen Reisen auf den afrikanischen Kontinent, wo sie an zahlreichen Film- und Fotografieprojekten arbeitete. Ihr Lieblingsziel war der Sudan. Dort lebte sie mit dem Stamm der Nuba, lernte ihre Sprache, freundete sich mit ihnen an und fotografierte sie. Die Nuba waren ein freundliches, friedliches Volk und boten Riefenstahl eine gewisse Zuflucht vor ihrer Vergangenheit als Protegé der Nationalsozialisten. Später sollte sie ihre Erlebnisse in Afrika als die glücklichsten Momente ihres Lebens bezeichnen. Dieses monumentale Buch versammelt ihre Bilder der Nuba, Dinka, Shilluk und Massai. Die bewegenden Fotografien fangen nicht nur die Schönheit, Ausdruckskraft und uralten Bräuche dieser Stämme ein, sondern zeigen auch den tiefen Respekt und die Liebe, die Riefenstahl den Menschen und ihrem Land entgegenbrachte. Alle Farbbilder sind farbsepariert mit Aniva-Technik gedruckt, dem derzeit hochwertigsten Druckverfahren mit hoher Farbsättigung und großem Farbraum. Die Schwarzweißbilder werden im Novaton-Verfahren gedruckt, das ebenfalls eine hervorragende Reproduktionsqualität mit großem Farbraum und hoher Dichte gewährleistet.

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        Flower and the Leaf

      Edward Arnold & Sameuel Buckley, London and New York 1902 - 12mo, full vellum binding with blind-stamped rose and motto "Soul is Form". Printed on vellum with hand-illumination by the Essex House Press. The prettiest and most illustrated work in the Great Poems Series. Text was once attributed to Chaucer. One of 165 copies. Slightly darkened, spine gilt bright, in a simple slipcase. One half page and one double-page illustration and 85 historiated initials all hand-colored by Edith Harwood. Colin Franklin: ". the most skilfull and original (of the Series) a charming small work of art. . Edith Harwood made and coloured the decorations which run happily through the pages. with people and flowers in greens and pinks, purple and brown". Size: 12mo [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        THROUGH THE LOOKING-GLASS AND WHAT ALICE FOUND THERE

      New York: Harper & Brothers, 1902. First edition thus. Fine (none of the usual spine darkening).. First edition thus. xvi, 211p. Illustrated with portrait frontispiece and 40 full-page plates by Peter Newell. All pages surrounded with decorative borders in green by Robert Murray Wright. Bound in white parchment boards with gilt titles and gilt embossed vignette of Alice on upper cover, t.e.g. Unusually bright copy.

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        Delightful portrait photo signed and dated, (1868-1935, Princess, Daughter of Edward VII & Alexandra)

      1902 - showing the Princess in a white dress, full length, resting her hand on the back of a chair and holding a bunch of flowers in the other, in a magnificent red leather frame with gilt decoration and a silk mount decorated with sequin flowers and gold and silver threadwork by DREYFOUS, 9" x 5" in frame 13" x 8", no place, [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Varieties of Religious Experience.

      Longmans Green and Co., New York 1902 - 1 blank leaf + 1 leaf with book ads on verso + TP + [iii] = Dedication page + [v]-vi = Preface + [vii]- xii = Contents + [1]-534 + 1 leaf with printer information on verso, Octavo. First American Edition (McDermott 1902-1). First American Edition of The Varieties of Religious ExperienceThis is James' major work on religion, and also one of his most popular books containing the Gifford Lectures that he delivered in Edinburgh in 1901-1902. Originally designed as the psychological part of a more complete treatise on religion (which was never completed) it is an important study in both the psychology and philosophy of religion and also a critical source for the nature and further development of James's philosophy.James was primarily interested in direct religious experiences, considering theology and the organizational aspects of religion as completely secondary to his investigations. For him, religious experiences were simply human experiences: "Religious happiness is happiness. religious trance is trance." He was only interested in the "experience", not the dogma or institutional structures of religion. While he did believe that religious experiences can have "morbid origins" in brain pathology and can even be irrational, he still believed they were largely positice in their overall effects. Using James' pragmatic method, the effectiveness of religious experences proves their trueth, whatever their source.This is an important study in both the psychology and the philosophy of religion and soon after its publication, "Varieties" entered the Western canon for both of those diciplines and has remained in print for over a century.According to the definitive edition of James's works published by Harvard University Press: "The first edition of The Varieties of Religious Experience was published in England (from American sheets with a special title page) on June 9, 1902, the day of James's final lecture. James received an advance copy on June 2 in Edinburgh. The date of the American publication is not certain. Under A 31018 on April 15, 1902, the copyright was given to James by the Library of Congress, which accepted the two statutory copies on May 26. However, the earliest notice in the Publisher's Weekly was #1586 for June 21, 1902, the book prices at $3.20" (The Varieties of Religious Experience, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1985, pp. 555-6). It must be pointed out, however, that the English edition does not say "First Edition June 1902" on the verso of the TP as does this first American issue. With "Nietsche" misspelled at line 11 on page 38 - indicated the very first issue of the book. This copy also includes the often missing inserted slip between pages 126 and 127 noting: "Remarks on pages 123-126. - These two cases printed here are selected from a larger number, kindly furnished me by friends. W.J." Original dark green covers with a sun lightened spine. The fragile paper label is a bit worn on the edges but 100% readable. there is a contemporary former owner's signature to the front fly leaf ("Martha G. Stokes 1902"). Overall, a very pretty copy of this important and influential work by William James. ADDITIONAL PHOTOS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Oxford University Extension Lectures. Syllabus of a Course of Twelve Lectures on Carlyle, Ruskin, Tennyson. No. 668

      Oxford: Horace Hart, Printer, 1902. First edition. 16pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Self wrappers. Almost fine. First edition. 16pp. 1 vols. 8vo. "One of the very first syllabuses issued for an of Mr. Powy's Lectures in England." Siberell p. 16

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        Hémiasynergie, latéropulsion et myosis bulbaires avec hémianesthésie et hémiplégie croisées

      Paris, Masson, 1902. 1902, 1902, in-8, de 7 et (1)pp, broché, emboîtage en toile, Première édition, rarissime, de ce tiré à part du mémoire dans lequel les fameux neurologues décrivent pour la première fois le syndrome bulbaire qui porte leur nom. Il est extrait des comptes rendus de la Société de neurologie, séance du 17 avril 1902. Inscription à l'encre sur la page de titre. Tampon du collège de France. Ex libris du docteur Bogousslavsky. Brochage fragile

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        New York Monuments Commission for the Battlefields of Gettysburg and Chattanooga 3 volume set

      J. B. LYON CO, ALBANY 1902 - title cont.Final Report onthe Battlefield of Getysburg, Vol 1 454 pgs, Vol 2 pgs 455-934, Vol 3 pgs 935-1462, Vol 1 front cover and backstip detached but still holding on to back cover, Vol 2 front hinge cracked, all volumes front end pages are browned from pocket were maps where/are held & all corners are bumped, 1 map missing from Volume 3 Map No V- Battle of Gettysburg: third day: cavalry engagement all other maps are in pockets, all covers are rubbed DATE PUBLISHED: 1902 EDITION: [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        THROUGH THE LOOKING-GLASS AND WHAT ALICE FOUND THERE

      Harper & Brothers, New York 1902 - First edition thus. xvi, 211p. Illustrated with portrait frontispiece and 40 full-page plates by Peter Newell. All pages surrounded with decorative borders in green by Robert Murray Wright. Bound in white parchment boards with gilt titles and gilt embossed vignette of Alice on upper cover, t.e.g. Unusually bright copy. Fine (none of the usual spine darkening). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        ESSAIS DE RÉNOVATION ORNAMENTALE / UNE VILLA MODERNE / LA SALLE DE BILLARD.

      N.P.: le baron Joseph Vitta (1902). Elaborate documentation of the remarkable collaboration of Jules Chéret, Félix Bracquemond and Alexandre Charpentier in the decoration of the billard room at the Villa La Sapinière in Evian, home of baron Joseph Vitta, an important French art patron and collector of the period. The text, written by the important art critic Roger Marx, is supplemented by a series of fine heliogravure photographic plates of the interior, furniture, sculpture, murals and other decorative features of the room. Edition limited to 200 copies only. Loose as issued in portfolio, sheets measuring 45 x 33 cm.; (iv) blank + (iv) + 32 pp. with decorative head and tail pieces + 23 heliogravure plates, some folding + (iv) blank. Original printed white paper covered and cloth backed portfolio; silk ties lacking; a short tear along crease of one inner flap; occasional foxing, but a very good copy. .

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        The Natural History of British Surface-Feeding Ducks

      Longmans, 1902. Large paper, Limited ed. 149/600. 34.0 x 30.0 cm. Pp. xiv, 107, 6 photogravures, 13 chromolithographs, 28 other colour plates, text illustrations. Original two-tone cloth, gilt lettering, top edge gilt. Extremities slightly rubbed, outer hinges starting to split (part repaired), cloth starting to lift. Pp 12-24 misbound. Contents clean and bright.. 1st and Limited Ed. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket.

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        The Elf A Sequence of the Seasons: Spring 1902

      London: The Old Bourne Press, 1902. 1st Edition . Fine. 5.75 x7.25 inches (14 x 18 cm). Limited edition No. 219 of 250 copies, printed by W.H. Broome at the Old Bourne Press. Quarter beige cloth with illustrated paper covered boards. Slight darkening to foot of spine, browning to tissue sheets, otherwise perfect. Pages uncut. An excellent example. Overall condition is Fine. Hardback. Printed pages: 25

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        The Writings

      Cambridge: The Riverside Press, 1902. Leather_bound. Fine. Cambridge: The Riverside Press, 1902. Leather_bound. Twenty-four volumes. Octavo. The Writings of John Fiske, American Philosopher and Historian. Illustrated throughtout with portrait, maps, historical views, volume one contain an autographed letter signed and dated by Fiske, January 26, 1898. Title include The Discovery of America, The Dutch and Quakers Colonies In America, Old Virginia and Her Neighbours, The American Revolution, The Mississippi Valley In the Civil War, Civil Government in the United States, etc.Bound in three quarter brown morocco, cloth boards, floral motif to spine, gilt titles, raised bands, top edge gilt, marbled endpaper.

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        [Prince Igor, Arr.] Kniaz' Igor' Opera v IV deistviiakh s prologom Slova i muzyka A. P. Borodina Siuzhet zaimstvovan iz Slova o polku Igoreve [Prince Igor: opera in 4 acts with prologue. Words and music by A. P. Borodin. Subject matter taked from the Lay of the Host of Igor]. [Piano reduction without vocal parts but with Russian text overlay]

      [Leipzig... Sankt-Peterburg]: [M. P. Belaieff] [PNs 119, 120, 143, 182, 183], 1902. First Edition, later issue. Davis pp. 82 (illustration) and 86-87. Tentative date based on publisher's catalogue. First issue probably 1888 (printed date to upper wrapper). See upper wrapper of otherwise identical copy at IMSLP. The second plate number to p. 1, also in the copy at IMSLP, is a remnant from the piano-vocal score, which uses the identical plate (no singing on this page). The plates of the overture were also used for the piano-vocal score. In all varieties of Belaieff's original edition of Prince Igor (full score, piano-vocal score, the present arrangement, etc.), the wrapper assumes the function of a title, presenting the facts of publication (imprint, date, price list), while the title proper, unusually lavish in its style, is reduced to a merely decorative function and lacks basic content (including the imprint). Belaieff's original edition, including the present arrangement, represents the traditional version of Borodin's unfinished work, completed by Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov and Alexander Glazunov and first performed at the Mariinsky Theater in St. Petersburg in 1890.. Folio. Quarter textured black cloth with matching black boards, titling gilt to spine and former owner's name "Ebstrup" gilt to foot of upper board. 1f. (blank), 1f. (decorative chromolithographic title by A. Antipov), 1f. (calligraphic dedication to the memory of Glinka, in Cyrillic), 1f. (engraved portrait of Borodin with a 4-measure autograph musical quotation in facsimile from the prologue of the opera), [i] (preface explaining the posthumous completion of the opera in Russian, French, and German, with PN 119.120), [i] (blank), i-xvi (overture), 1-213, [i] (publisher's catalogue) pp. Printer's note to lower right corner of p. I: "Stich und Druck der Röder'schen Officin in Leipzig." Caption titles and scene descriptions in Russian (Cyrillic), French, and German. Stage directions and text underlay in Russian only. The preface credits the piano reduction to Felix Mikhaylovich Blumenfel'd (1863-1931). Watermark CGR*5. The basic plate number, found on all non-blank pages beginning with the preface, is 120. Several pages have other plate numbers added: the preface has the double plate number 119. 120; the overture has the triple plate number 120.119_143; no. 8, Pliaska polovetskikh devushek (Dance of the Polovtsian Maidens), and no. 17, Polovetskaia pliaska s khorom (Polovtsian Dance with Chorus), have the double plate number 120.382; no. 18, Polovetskii marsh (Polovtsian March) has triple plate number 119.120.383; the first page of no. 1, Prologue (p. 1), has a second, not easily legible, plate number (153). All plate numbers other than 119 and 120 appear in a smaller font. Publisher's catalogue "Compositions pour Piano publiés par M. P. Belaïeff à Leipzig," numbered "17," lists the works of Glazunov ("Glazounow") through the two piano sonatas, opp. 74 and 75 (1901); the most recent work is probably Vasily Kalafati's 5 Préludes, op. 7 (published 1902). Handstamp "Skandinavisk Musikforlag Kjøbenhavn" to foot of title. Cross in pencil to lower right corner of pp. 18 and 50; further pencil mark to lower right corner of p. 153. Boards worn; spine heavily chipped at head and tail; wrappers lacking. Uniformly browned; title foxed.

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        Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies being a reproduction in facsimile of the First Folio edition 1623 from the Chatsworth copy in the possession of the Duke of Devonshire, K. G. with introduction and census of copies by Sidney Lee

      Oxford: Clarendon Press. Fair with no dust jacket. 1902. First Thus. Hardcover. Front board detached.; Number 813 of an edition of 1000 copies. Signed by Sidney Lee on the limitation page. xxxv, [1], 908 pages. Quarter cloth and papered boards. Page dimensions: 370 x 230mm,Remnants only of the paper spine labels. Boards rubbed. Edges of boards worn. Loss of paper from lower corner and lower margin of rear board. Spine cloth lifting from board at rear joint. The lower page edges of the leaves are water-damaged throughout, but the damage does not extend into the printed area. The "Census of Extant Copies" is included loosely. The Census is 45, [2] pages, stitched but unbound. ; Folio .

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        Atlanta and Its Builders. A Comprehensive History of the Gate City of the South

      Century Memorial Publishing Company, Atlanta 1902 - Thick quartos. Two Volumes. xii, 718pp.; x, 732pp. Illustrated. Restored by the National Library Bindery Company. Original boards with reddish marbled paper covers. New red buckram spine with gilt title, lines and device stamped on spines. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        THE AMERICAN FUR TRADE OF THE FAR WEST. A History of the Pioneer Trading Posts and Early Fur Companies of the Missouri Valley and Rocky Mountains and of the Overland Trade with Santa Fe. 2 Volumes.

      Francis P Harper, New York 1902 - Volume 1 and 2 only. The green cloth boards have some wear at some of the corners and the spine tips. Some light brown staining on the top of the front cover of volume 2. The hinges are good with a bit of looseness at the gutters. Both volumes have the bookplate of Lincoln Ellsworth. The bookplate has the head of a buffalo so unsure if this is the same Lincoln Ellsworth who was the famous Polar Explorer. Tissue guard on the plate at the title page of both volumes. Volume 1 has the title page loose from the text block. Volume 2 the gutter is cracked at the blank page before the plate at the title page. The inside pages of both volumes look unmarked. The classic work on the American fur trade. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        " Phantom Horsemen " Hunting (Original Ink & Watercolour Artwork)

      Original Artwork, 1902, Softcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, First Edition. An original artwork by Lionel Edwards, with faded partial signature to bottom corner. Partial date indicates 1902. The overall image is very well-preserved, remaining clear and bold - an attractive hunting image. Contemporary frame, presentable but with a few small knocks to corners and nicks to edges from handling. Item will be shipped unglazed. Buy with confidence, support a genuine Independent Bricks & Mortar Real Bookshop and help to preserve our High Streets as interesting places to shop. We are Maynard & Bradley CAMBO & PBFA (now lapsed) members here in Leicester City Centre, UK. +44 116 253 2712 Size: 390 x 290 mm. 1 pages. Item Type: Book. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Fishing & Hunting; Britain/UK; 1900-1920; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 05219.

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        On Okapia, A New Genus of Giraffidae, from Central Africa

      London: The Zoological Society of London, 1902. Original Wraps. Collectible; Very Good. The 1902 1st appearance in book form, published in its original blue wrappers by the Zoological Society of London. Re-bound (with new endsheets but with original covers bound-in) in navy-blue cloth, with gilt-titling to the spine. Clean and well-preserved and solidly VG+. Folio, 36 pgs. 3 very impressive, full-page plates, 1 (the Okapa Johnstoni) in beautiful chromolithography and the other 2 (the skull, jawline and teeth) handsomely engraved. Vol. XVI--Part 6 of the "Transactions of the Zoological Society of London"

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        Histoire d'Édouard Manet et de Son Oeuvre

      Paris: Floury, 1902. FIRST EDITION of Theodore Duret's catalog raisonné of Manet's paintings and pastels. Complete with TWO ORIGINAL MANET ETCHINGS (L'Olympia and Le Gamin au Chien). One of 600 unnumbered copies. Profusely illustrated with 21 full-page engravings by Beltrand after Manet, several colored in pochoir, and additional in-text illustrations. With illuminating text by Theodore Duret.Paris: Floury, 1902. Quarto, contemporary half red morocco, marbled boards. With original wrappers bound-in. A few scuffs to binding, interior fine. An exquisite volume. Rare. Very Good.

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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 plus others in the text, contemporary inscription to half title, original upper cover bound in at the end. Recent red full morocco, a.e.g., a lovely copy. The only book that Kipling illustrated himself. Martindell 99.

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        Herders Konversations-Lexikon 3. Auflage, 11 Bände, 1902-1922, Jugendstil

      Herdersche Verlagshandlung 1902-1922, Freiburg im Breisgau - Herders Konversations-Lexikon. Dritte (3.) Auflage. 11 Bände: Grundlexikon A-Z, erster Ergänzungsband & beide Kriegsnachtrags-Ergänzungsbände (zweiter Ergänzungsband erster & zweiter Teil). Freiburg im Breisgau, Herdersche Verlagshandlung / Herder Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1902-1922. Dekorative Original-Halbledereinbände (Jugendstil) mit Gold- & Blindprägungen. Mit der fast immer fehlenden, nachgelieferten Deutschland-Karte sowie beide Kriegsnachtrags-Ergänzungsbände in der seltener erhältlichen Ledereinbindung & mit illustrierten Vorsätzen (analog dem Grundwerk). Format ca. 25 x 18 cm, insges. etwa 18.000 Sp. Die Abbildungen 1-4 & 7 sind Originalbilder. Wie auch diesen zu entnehmen, ist die Rückenfront sehr harmonisch. Die Goldverzierungen kräftig, das Leder & die Rückenetiketten in ihrem ursprünglichen Farbton. Die oberen & unteren Buchrückenkanten tadellos, keine der sonst so oft üblichen Fehlstellen, Einrisse oder dgl. Buchdeckel & -schnitt ebenfalls in sehr guter Erhaltung. Leineneinband ohne Bereibung, einschließlich der Buchdeckelkanten. Ledereinband sowie Buchecken etwas berieben bzw. bestoßen, am Außengelenk an drei Stellen etwas mehr. Der vordere Buchdeckel eines Ergänzungsbandes leicht in sich verzogen. Innen sauberes, helles Exemplar. Alles fest eingebunden, keine fehlenden, losen oder eingerissenen Seiten. Kein unangenehmer Geruch. Alle Grafiken einwandfrei erhalten. Keine signifikante Fleckigkeit, lediglich fünf Bände auf den vorderen Seiten etwas fleckig & in zwei Bänden ganz vereinzelt mal ein Fleck. Insgesamt ein überdurchschnittlich erhaltenes Exemplar; zudem mit der nachgelieferten Deutschland-Karte & den beiden seltenen Kriegsnachtrags-Ergänzungsbänden im Ledereinband. 22500 Gramm. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Atlanta and Its Builders. A Comprehensive History of the Gate City of the South

      Atlanta: Century Memorial Publishing Company, 1902. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good. Thick quartos. Two Volumes. xii, 718pp.; x, 732pp. Illustrated. Restored by the National Library Bindery Company. Original boards with reddish marbled paper covers. New red buckram spine with gilt title, lines and device stamped on spines.

      [Bookseller: Americana Books ABAA]
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        Turner

      , 1902. 1902. First Edition . ARMSTRONG, Sir Walter. Turner. London: Thos. Agnew & Sons, 1902. Two volumes. Tall folio, contemporary full blue morocco gilt, elaborately gilt-decorated spines, raised bands, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. $4500.Limited first edition, one of only 350 copies on Japanese paper, with 101 sepia and black-and-white photogravures of Turner

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        Sammel-Album für Sprengel-Bilder. Serien 1 bis 24, im Automatenformat

      Sprengel-Kakao, Hannover, (1902). 24 S. mit 144 Bildern, original farbig illustriertes Halbleinen-Album, quart-quer, (etwas fleckig/Kanten gering berieben und bestoßen/3 Blatt am unteren Rand eingerissen) - Komplettes seltenes Album -

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        ARCHIVIO TIPOGRAFICO. Publication technique bimestrielle dédiée aux Arts Graphiques. [Edizione in lingua francese]. XIVème année, 1902, COMPLETA dei 5 fasc.:155, Janvier-Févrioer), 156, Mars-Avril, 157-158, Mai.Août, n. 159, Septembre-Octobre, 160, Novembre-Décembre.

      Ditta Nebiolo e Comp, 1902. 5 fasc. in-8° (cm. 30x22,9), cartoncino edit. tit. e ricchi fregi, due colori; ogni facsicolo 16 o 24 pagine + complessive 5 TAVOLE f.t. (tra cui la foto seppia della poi demolita FACCIATA della 1.ESPOSIZIONE di ARTE DECORATIVA di TORINO, 1 foto bicolore entro stupendo fregio floreale con volto femminile liberty a COLORI; e il bellissomo CALENDARIO 1903 a COLORI), così suddivise: A) in ogni fasc. 8 o 16 TAVOLE di cui almeno 4 a a due o tre colori con decine di SPECIMEN TIPOGRAFICI, testi, alfabeti, caratteri, e fregi (tra cui vignette allegoriche con volti femminili, silhouettes, fiori, fogliami, geometrie, intrecci, cornici ecc.) combinati in composizioni varie (intestazioni commerciali, biglietti, carnet) e FREGI tipogr. B) 6/10 pagine di testo con testata e ill. in bianco e nero e vari articoli tecnici di tipografia; e foto (anche grandi) di macchine Tipogr. Nebiolo. L'intera annata di 5 fasc., fresca e perfetta

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        Done in the Open, Drawings by Frederic Remington, with an Introduction and Verses by Owen Wister

      P. F. Collier & Son, New York 1902 - First Edition, first issue. 1 vols. Folio. First Edition. Seventy-seven drawings: a splendid portfolio of vigorous outdoor scenes--portrait vignettes, full-page, and double-page illustrations--by this most famous of Western artists, accompanied by verses by the author of the prototype Western novel, The Virginian. Included is a double-page spread in color, "Caught in the Circle: the last stand of three troopers and a scout overtaken by a band of hostile Indians" which is everything a Remington should be. Dykes, Remington 333; Howes R204 Original pictorial boards, cloth spine, somewhat worn, a few marginal tears and repairs not affecting the images, and four leaves with larger pieces from fore-edge, some touching the image [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Complete Works of Edgar Allan Poe [Book-Lover's Eldorado Edition], The

      New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, The Knickerbocker Press, 1902. The Book-Lover' s Eldorado Edition of the Works of Edgar Allan Poe POE, Edgar Allan. The Complete Works of Edgar Allan Poe. Edited and Chronologically Arranged on the Basis of the Standard Text, with Certain Additional Material and with a Critical Introduction by Charles F. Richardson… Illustrated by Frederick Simpson Coburn. New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, The Knickerbocker Press, [1902]. Book-Lover's Eldorado Edition. Limited to 1,050 numbered sets (this set being No. 608). Ten octavo volumes (8 11/16 x 5 3/4 inches; 222 x 146 mm.). Photogravure frontispieces and plates with descriptive tissue guards. Decorative woodcut head- and tail-pieces and initials. Bound ca. 1902 in publisher's three-quarter maroon morocco over red cloth boards, ruled in gilt. Spines with two raised bands, decoratively tooled in gilt with a floral design and lettered in gilt in compartments, light red cloth liners and end-leaves, top edge gilt, others uncut. minimal rubbing to extremities otherwise a fine set. Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849), "American poet, critic, and short-story writer famous for his cultivation of mystery and the macabre in fiction…In 1839 he became coeditor of Burton's Gentleman's Magazine in Philadelphia, for which he wrote some of his best-known stories of supernatural horror. His Tales of the Grotesque and Arabesque appeared later in 1839 (dated 1840). In addition to his stories Poe continued to write poetry, and his most famous poem, 'The Raven,' brought him national fame when it appeared in 1845. Several of his works, including the poem 'The Bells,' were published posthumously" (Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature).

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        Ad Astra: Being Selections from the Divine Comedy of Dante

      New York: R. H. Russell, 1902. First Edition, B Issue. 4to. Color & gilt illustrations by Margaret & Helen Maitland Armstrong. Cream cloth spine, grey paper over boards with a cream paper title label in upper right corner of front cover; spine and back cover blank; decorations on front and rear paste down fly leaves. A very good copy (wear to extremities; darkening to boards & label. (Gullans & Espey 71). No copies with color illustrations are known on the market nor have we found any copies at auction or in library holdings. (Gullans & Espey 71). Margaret Neilson Armstrong (1867-1944) was a 20th-century American designer, illustrator, and author. She is best known for her book covers in the Art Nouveau style and favored plant-related motifs, bold colors, gold stamping, and often slightly asymmetrical designs--an unusual combination that helped to distinguish her among her peers. She designed more than 270 book covers and book bindings. Armstrong has been called "the most productive and accomplished American book designer of the 1890s and early 1900s"

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        The Psalter or Psalms of David from the Bible of Archbishop Cranmer

      Essex House Press, London / New York 1902 - [ii], 87, [1] pages. Top edge gilded; printed in red and black. Woodcut illustrations and initials by C.R. Ashbee. Full dark green patterned leather; five bands on spine, lettered in gilt. Green ribbon remains attached, red silk ribbon laid in [not original as it is wider than the textblock]. Bound by The Knickerbocker Press, with their stamp to turn-in lower left rear. No. 234 of 250 copies on paper [there were an additional 10 copies on vellum]. In very good slipcase, rubbed but not split. Gift inscription dated Xmas 1908 on second free endpaper from J. Kennedy Tod, railwayman and the thirty-sixth President of the St. Andrew's Society of New York. Size: 4to [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Cantilènes du malheur

      - P. Sevin & E. Rey, Paris s.d. (1902), 16x24cm, relié. - Originale, uno dei 150 ex numerato sul Giappone, l'unica grande edizione su carta. Bound in mezzo marocchino rosso con angoli, torna con cinque nervi, quando coda, coperture e della colonna vertebrale conservato, testa dorata sui testimoni, ex libris di J. Lawrence incollati sul retro del primo piatto, vincolante siglato Devauchelle. La nostra copia comprende sia la puntasecca originale Steinlen in due stati. Il libro è arricchito con un biglietto autografo duplex autore inviato ad uno dei suoi amici. Bellissimo esemplare ben stabilite. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 150 ex numérotés sur Japon, seuls grands papiers. Reliure en demi maroquin roux à coins, dos à cinq nerfs, date en queue, couvertures et dos conservés, tête dorée sur témoins, ex-libris de J. Laurent encollé au verso du premier plat, reliure signée de Devauchelle. Notre exemplaire comporte bien la pointe sèche originale de Steinlen en deux états. L'ouvrage est enrichi d'un billet autographe recto-verso de l'auteur adressé à l'un de ses amis. Bel exemplaire parfaitement établi.

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        Ad Astra: Being Selections from the Divine Comedy of Dante

      New York: R. H. Russell, 1902. 1st. Original boards. First Edition, B Issue. 4to. Color & gilt illustrations by Margaret & Helen Maitland Armstrong. Cream cloth spine, grey paper over boards with a cream paper title label in upper right corner of front cover; spine and back cover blank; decorations on front and rear paste down fly leaves. A very good copy (wear to extremities; darkening to boards & label. (Gullans & Espey 71). No copies with color illustrations are known on the market nor have we found any copies at auction or in library holdings. (Gullans & Espey 71). Margaret Neilson Armstrong (1867-1944) was a 20th-century American designer, illustrator, and author. She is best known for her book covers in the Art Nouveau style and favored plant-related motifs, bold colors, gold stamping, and often slightly asymmetrical designs-an unusual combination that helped to distinguish her among her peers. She designed more than 270 book covers and book bindings. Armstrong has been called "the most productive and accomplished American book designer of the 1890s and early 1900s"

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        Stradivari, Antonio. His Life and Work.

      London: William E. Hill & Sons. 1902 - First edition. 4to. Rare 1st ed. Original half calf; Stradivari crest in red and gilt on front cover. Marbled endpapers. 303 pp. 30 plates most in full color. Index. 303 pp. Front hinge cracked but still sound. Spine scratched in several locations, somewhat brittle. Lacking two tissue guards. Text block toned at edges. Minor soiling, else good. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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