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        The Principles of Mathematics

      Cambridge University Press 1903 - in original cover. ex-libris. pasted spine.good and clean copy [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Zodiac]
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        Über die Grundlagen der Geometrie. 5 Teile mit zus. 66 S. In: Jahresbericht der Deutschen Mathematiker-Vereinigung. Bände 12 und 15.

      Leipzig Teubner -06 1903 - (23,5 x 16 und 24,5 x 16 cm). VI, 602 S./ VI, 602 S. Mit Abbildungen. Halblederbände der Zeit. Erste Ausgabe seiner Streitschrift gegen Hilbert. Komplett wie hier, mit allen 5 Teilen, sehr selten. - Die Ablehnung impliziter Definitionen durch Frege, der als der größte Logiker der modernen Zeit gilt, führt zu einer Kontroverse mit Hilbert, der eine andere Definitionsauffassung vertritt. Der sich daraus ergebende Streit steht bereits mit der Grundlagendiskussion in der Mathematik und der berühmten Russellschen Antinomie in Zusammenhang, einem von Bertrand Russell und Ernst Zermelo entdeckten Paradoxon der Naiven Mengenlehre. - Stempel auf Titeln. Einbände gering berieben, sonst sauber und gut erhalten. - DSB 5, 152 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Gerhard Gruber]
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        April Twilights. Poems by Willa Sibert Cather.

      Boston: Richard G. Badger, The Gorham Press,, 1903. Octavo. Original grey-brown boards, printed paper label to front cover and another to spine. Housed in a custom cloth chemise and green quarter morocco slipcase. Lacking the front free endpaper, front board re-attached, small dampstain in margin, slipcase a little rubbed. An excellent copy. First edition of the author's first book. Presentation copy inscribed on the title page by the author, "To Zoe Akins with One Million Good Wishes, Willa S. Cather." The recipient was a successful playwright and screenwriter, winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama for her adaptation of Wharton's The Old Maid. It is probable that this was inscribed in the 1920s. Cather's attitude towards her early poems changed over the years, and when this book was re-issued in 1923, many of these poems were not reprinted. Badger's Gorham Press was essentially a vanity operation, where authors paid the expenses of publication. In 1908, Cather purchased the remaining copies from the publisher and destroyed them. From the collection of M. B. Goldstone. Laid in is a letter addressed to Goldstone from a collector who owned another copy of April Twilight, signed and dated by Cather and owned by Akins, as well as a copy of Sonnets to Duse by Sara Teasdale, inscribed by its author to Akins.

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        Sixteen Illustrations of Subjects from Kipling's "Jungle Book."

      London: MacMillan and Co., 1903. - DETMOLD, Edward (1883-1957), DETMOLD, Maurice (1883-1908). Sixteen Illustrations of Subjects from Kipling's "Jungle Book." London: MacMillan and Co., 1903. Folio. 16 chromolithograph plates (13 x17 inches), each with printed leaf of descriptive text, housed in original green cloth gilt portfolio, 31 additional color trial proofs on various papers, many annotated by the artist and/or printer, housed in a separate green cloth portfolio with printed label to upper cover; the two volumes housed together in custom ecru clamshell box (tiny tears on edges of title page, some spotting on the text leaves, repairs to two 1.5 inch tears on proof #17 of 'Council Rock' and repairs to a half inch tear and torn corner on an unmarked proof of 'Baloo in the Forest'). Provenance: Bonham's sale 23413, Lot 91. FIRST EDITION, WITH ADDITIONAL COLOR TRIAL PROOFS, SOME ANNOTATED BY EDWARD DETMOLD. The additional plates include "Council Rock" (one final and 8 color trial proofs); "Mowgli and Bageera" (one final and 3 color trial proofs); and "Baloo in the Forest" (2 finals and 16 color trial proofs, including one heavily edited by Edward Detmold). Edward and Maurice Detmold, twin brothers, were talented illustrators by the age of 13, "From the age of five both boys showed an interest in drawing animals at London zoo and spent six months studying drawing at the Hampstead Conservatoire. Precociously talented, they first exhibited at the Royal Academy at the age of thirteen, attracting the attention of Edward Burne-Jones," (NPG 3037). Their work was dedicated to the masterful illumination of animals in particular, and became highly sought after in Edwardian society. Many of their illustrations reflect influence from Japanese art, Albrecht Dürer, and the Art Nouveau movement. THE JUNGLE BOOK "The end result of this incongruous joining together of the quasi-scientific and the ornamental is an image which is both fanciful and often rather disturbing." (Diana Johnson, RISD: Fantastic Illustration and Design in Great Britain, 1850-1930). Edward and Maurice published the plates for Kipling's The Jungle Book in 1903 when they were twenty years old, and five years before the illustrations were resized and published with the text. Dark and bold, with beautifully defined characters set in elegant yet wild environments, these plates best represent the influence of Dürer's striking woodcuts on the Detmold brothers' art. From a review published in the 1904 issue of the magazine The Studio, "Their study of natural history enabled the clever young artists to choose without difficulty a number of subjects especially well-suited to their powers of illustration, and the decorative treatment of the various animals and reptiles, as well as of the figure of Mowgli himself, displays skillful and sound draughtsmanship." This was to be their last project together, as Maurice committed suicide in 1908. Edward continued to paint and print illustrations for hugely successful books such as The Fables of Aesop (1909) and Maeterlinck's The Life of the Bee (1911). In 1957, due to a depression that set in after two world wars, Edward took his life and followed Maurice in death. For more information about these illustrations, or a warm welcome to see them and other books in our library at 72nd Street, NYC, please contact Tara Mishkovsky, M.A. in the Rare Book Department. List of illustrations: THE COLD LAIRS AKEELA THE LONE WOLF COUNCIL ROCK MOWGLI AND BAGHEERA BALOO OF THE FOREST MOWGLI LEAVING THE JUNGLE MONKEY FIGHT KAA THE PYTHON THE VILLAGE CLUB THE RETURN OF THE BUFFALO HERD SHERE KHAN IN JUNGLE MOWGLI AND THE LONE WOLF RIKKI-TIKKI ELEPHANT WITH TRAPPINGS ELEPHANT-DANCE TOOMAI OF THE ELEPHANTS [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Arader Galleries - Aradernyc]
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        The Call of the Wild

      MacMillan Company, 1903. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. MacMillan Company, New York 1903. First Edition / First Printing. Published July 1903 stated on the copyright page. In the rear dust jacket. Top edge gold gilt. Illustrated cloth boards. Illustrated with all plates present. Book Condition: Very Good, tight spine, shelf wear, light spots. Age toning, name at the second blank page, ring on the rear board. Dust Jacket Condition: Good+, shelf wear, professional repairs at the folds. Darkening at the folds, light spots. Wrapped in a new removable mylar cover.

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        LA GUERRILLA. Semanario Tradicionalista.

      - Disponemos de un tomo, 53 x 34,5 cm., holandesa piel, que contiene desde el número 3, año I de 29 de Agosto de 1903 al número 193, año V, de 4 de mayo de 1907 de este periódico publicado en Bilbao, con 2 hojas por número a 5 columnas, algunos con ilustraciones. (Faltan los números 4 - 11 - 45 - 65 - 91 - 93 - 127 - 132 - 156 - 157 y 177, 22 de los 30 primeros números tienen recortadas en la último hoja el "Folletín de La Guerrilla" y la primera hoja del número 3 está rasgada aunque completa, los números 96 a 132 son de mayor tamaño que los restantes). PAÍS VASCO

      [Bookseller: Librería Anticuaria Antonio Mateos]
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        A Treatyse of Fysshynge wyth and Angle.

      Ashendene Press, London: 1903. One of 150 copies., 1903.. One of 150 copies.. Faint wear, still fine and bright.. Woodcuts from the original edition of 1496.. Full vellum, titled in gilt. A lovely reprint of what has long been considered the first book on angling to be published in English.

      [Bookseller: The Hermitage Bookshop, Member ABAA]
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        Lot de 17 vues photographiques stéréoscopiques d'un voyage en Suisse en 1903 [ Tirages originaux ] Numéros 18 : L'Axenstrasse, Lac des 4 cantons, La sortie du tunnel (vers Flüchen) - 39 : Kerksiten, Le Bürgenstock Vue prise du bateau - 43 : Vue prise du sommet du Burgenstock (875m) Lac des 4 cantons, Anse de Küssnacht, Weggis et le Rigi Kuhn - 45 : Route du Saint Gothard de Goeschenen à Andermatt, La gorge des Schoellenen (vers Goeschenen) - 48 : Route du Saint Gothard de Goeschenen à Andermatt, La chute de la Reuss au trou d'Uri (vers Andermatt) - 66 : Schaffhausen, La chute du Rhin, Vue prise du château de Lauffen - 73 - Interlaken. Le Mönch et la Jungfrau, Vue prise du village d'Unterseen - 74 : Interlaken. Le Mönch et la Jungfrau, Vue p

      1903 - 17 vues stéréos format 17,6 x 8,6 cm, tirage albuminés, Famille Rodot, 1903 Chacune des vues est située avec précision par des indications manuscrites contemporaines. Bon état pour ces belles photographies stéréo amateur de Suisse. Prix du lot, non séparable. Langue: Français [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie du Cardinal]
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        Études et Préludes [Inscribed & Signed]

      Alphonse Lemerre [1903?], Paris - Second edition of the Sapphic author's first book, originally published in 1901 under the genderless authorship of "R. Vivien," and dedicated "A N.," Vivien's American expatriate lover Natalie Clifford Barney. By the publication of this edition approximately two years later, Vivien would have already enjoyed limited but enthusiastic critical success, which may explain why she and her publisher chose to publish under her full name, rendering the nature of her work more explicit. Works in this collection include the love poems "A la Femme Aimée" ("To the Beloved Woman"); "A l'Amie" ("To a Woman Friend"); and "Nudité," which refers to a nude lover's virgin breasts. Works inscribed by Vivien are rather scarce, as she died in 1909 at the premature age of 32. Small octavo (18.75cm.); recent black morocco-backed marbled boards, original blue pictorial wrappers bound in, custom cloth clamshell box; [12],134pp. Fine. Inscribed and signed by the author in purple ink "A / Monsieur L[illegible] / avec les compliments / de / Renée Vivien." [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Lorne Bair Rare Books, ABAA]
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        Ã‰tudes et Préludes [Inscribed & Signed]

      Paris: Alphonse Lemerre, [1903?]. Second Edition. Second edition of the Sapphic author's first book, originally published in 1901 under the genderless authorship of "R. Vivien," and dedicated "A N...," Vivien's American expatriate lover Natalie Clifford Barney. By the publication of this edition approximately two years later, Vivien would have already enjoyed limited but enthusiastic critical success, which may explain why she and her publisher chose to publish under her full name, rendering the nature of her work more explicit. Works in this collection include the love poems "A la Femme Aimée" ("To the Beloved Woman"); "A l'Amie" ("To a Woman Friend"); and "Nudité," which refers to a nude lover's virgin breasts. Works inscribed by Vivien are rather scarce, as she died in 1909 at the premature age of 32. Small octavo (18.75cm.); recent black morocco-backed marbled boards, original blue pictorial wrappers bound in, custom cloth clamshell box; [12],134pp. Fine. Inscribed and signed by the author in purple ink "A / Monsieur L[illegible] / avec les compliments / de / Renée Vivien."

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        Bibliography Relating to the Works Hand Illustrated

      1903 - (CRONIN, David Edward). Bibliography Relating to the Works Hand Illustrated by David Edward Cronin. Printed on His Retirement from the Field of Illustration. Philadelphia: Campion & Company, 1903. Quarto, contemporary full crushed crimson morocco gilt, raised bands, full green morocco doublures, watered silk endpapers, top edge gilt, unut. $3500.Limited first edition of this bibliography of the books hand-illustrated by the undisputed master of the field, David Edward Cronin, printed as a tribute on the occasion of his retirement. This copy one of only 15 reserved for special hand illustration by Croninâ€"from a total edition of only 48â€"finished with 25 lovely original illustrations by Cronin, drawn or painted by hand in the margins. Also with a three-page autograph letter signed by Cronin addressed to the subscriber describing each illustration and its placement within the volume, window mounted and bound in at the front. Beautifully bound in full crushed morocco-gilt by the Adams Bindery.David Edward Cronin (1839-1908) was an accomplished artist, formerly of Harper’s Weekly, noted in the 19th century for extra-illustrating books by hand for wealthy clientsâ€"an arduous and time-consuming labor of months or even years, depending on the work and the quantity of illustrations. The original drawings Cronin drew in the present work, a bibliography of those unique books that he illustrated in this manner during his career, consist of drawings with pen and ink, in blue wash and in watercolors. One of the pen-and-ink drawings is a fine portrait of the recipient of this very copy, Mrs. S.J. Sorg of Middletown, Ohio, drawn next to a mention of her name as the owner of one of the works described in the bibliographic catalogue (Cronin’s letter is addressed to her as well). With frontispiece photogravure portrait of Cronin. Fine condition. A sumptuous volume, richly hand-illustrated and splendidly bound. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        La Montagne a travers les ages. Role joué par elle: Facon dont elle a été vue. I: Des temps antiques à la fin du dix-buitième siècle. II: La Montagne d\'aujourd\'bui.

      Grenoble, Libraire Deuphinoise u. Moutiers, Libraire Savoyarde., 1903/04.. EA., 2 Bände. 307 teilw. farb. Abb. auf Tafeln u. im Text, XV, 559 (1) S.; 350 Abb. auf Tafeln u. im Text, 494 S. 4°, goldverzierte Halblederbände der Zeit mit Rückentitel. Mit seinem umfangreichen zweibändigen Werk vereinigt John Grand-Carteret (1850-1927) alles, was von antiker Zeit bis heute (1900) über das Gebirge und die Beziehungen des Menschen zu seiner Bergwelt gesagt worden ist...und die Art darzustellen, in der sie jeweils gesehen wurde. Fast die Hälfte der beiden Bände nimmt die große Zahl von Bildern ein. In dieser Sammlung eines ungewöhnlich reichen Bildmaterials liegt der ganz besonderer Reiz und Wert des Buches (Lehner, Die Eroberung der Alpen) Text französisch. Nr. 1014 von 2400 nummerierten Exemplaren. Perett: 2031. Beide Bände etwas berieben u. mit kleinen Einrissen am Rücken; sonst in gutem Zustand. Versand D: 5,00 EUR Alpinismus, Ikonografie

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        Die Mission der deutschen Baptisten in Kamerun (West-Afrika) (von 1884 bis 1901).

      Cassel, Verlag der Missions-Gesellschaft der deutschen Baptisten, [1903]. - Grüne Original-Leinwand, herrlich illustriert, mit goldgeprägtem Deckel- und Rückentitel, gemusterten Vorsätzen und dreiseitigem marmorierten Schnitt, 8°, 125 Seiten, 1 Blatt, mit 22 photographischen Abbildungen, davon 8 auf doppelseitigen Tafeln, nahezu neuwertiges Exemplar dieser seltenen Schrift der kleinen Baptisten-Mission in Kamerun. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Welwitschia Dr. Andreas Eckl]
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        Maximes.

      8vo., 2 volumes in half gilt ruled brown morocco, spine panelled and lettered in gilt, top edge gilt. A very good set. A handsomely printed edition of Varavenargues's maxims in parallel french and english text.. Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues was a minor French writer and moralist. He died at age 31, in broken health, having published the year prior--anonymously--a collection of essays and aphorisms with the encouragement of Voltaire, his friend. He first received public notice under his own name in 1797, and from 1857 on, his aphorisms became popular. In the history of French literature, his significance lies chiefly in his friendship with Voltaire (20 years his senior).

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        The Hollow Land and Other Contributions to the Oxford and Cambridge Magazine.

      8vo., original holland backed paper covered boards with paper spine label. Printed on handmade paper using Morris's Golden Type in black, with the titles and shoulder-titles printed in red. Cloth rather browned, creased and worn at headstrip, boards somewhat rubbed and soiled, label browned and creased, browning to endpapers. First edition, inscribed by Emery Walker to Margaret Dickinson, "To Mrs Margaret Dickinson from Emery Walker in remembrance of Philip Webb, Caxton, Worth, Sussex. June 21 1915." Emery Walker was a key figure in the Arts and Crafts movement and close friends and mentor of William Morris and Philip Webb.

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        The Tailor of Gloucester

      London: Frederick Warne and Co.,, 1903. Sextodecimo. Original dark green boards, titles to front board and spine in white, pictorial label with illustration to front board, pictorial endpapers. Housed in a custom green cloth folding case. Frontispiece and 26 colour illustrations by the author. Spine gently rolled, top edge and rear pastedown spotted; an excellent, bright copy. First trade edition, first impression, with a single-page pictorial endpaper occurring four times, which was replaced with doublepage endpapers in later impressions. Eleven of the illustrations are repeated from the privately-printed edition and 16 are entirely new for this edition. This trade edition was published in October 1903. The back panel of the jacket advertises Squirrel Nutkin, which had been published two months earlier.

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        Betty Zane

      New York: Charles Francis Press, 1903. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. First edition, first printing. Good, with rubbing and soiling to cloth, front and rear inner hinges exposed and very fragile, pages lightly thumbed with a bit of general wear throughout. A Good copy of the author's first book, written while Grey was still a practicing dentist, and before he ceased using the P. in his name.

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        Maria Morewna (russisch).

      Izdanie Ekspedizii zagotowlenija Gosudarstwennyh bumag, St.-Petersburg 1903 - St.-Petersburg, Izdanie Ekspedizii zagotowlenija Gosudarstwennyh bumag, 1903. 4°. 12 S. Mit farb. Illustr. von Iwan Bilibin. Farb. illustr. vordere Orig.-Umschlagblatt. Schug 2731. - Erste Ausgabe. Russisches Märchen. - Mit kleinem handschrift. Besitzereintrag auf der ersten Umschlagseite. Das hintere Umschlagblatt fehlt. Rücken mit Kleberresten. Bindung gelockert. Seiten etwas gebräunt. Sprache: Russisch / Russian Farb. illustr. vordere Orig.-Umschlagblatt. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Wezatas Manadshafte [Special Issue on William Morris and the Kelmscott Press]

      Wald Zachrisson, Goteborg Sweden 1903 - A rare copy of an issue of a Swedish publication honoring William Morris and the Kelmscott Press that beautifully exemplifies the breadth of Morris's influence on modern fine printing. This tribute was published by Wald Zachrisson, a master printer, publisher, and craftsman who was described in 1922 by Frederic Goudy in "Arts Typographica" as having "done more to lift the printing industry in Scandanavia than any other man." Peter Waldemar Anders Zachrisson (1861-1924) was a Swedish book printer based in Gothenburg. Zachrisson's important efforts to reform Swedish typography and book arts were inspired by William Morris among others. He named his printing company Wezäta AB after his initials. One of his publications that became an important medium for Zachrisson's ideas about printing, typography, and crafts were Wezätas month booklets. The booklets were published from 1902-1912 with widely varying content such as essays about Albrecht Dürer, Carl Milles, Ernst Josephson and Christopher Plantin, which alternated with essays whose themes are exemplified by titles like material idealism, Swedish art and the classic line, or a few words about taste. There were full booklets devoted to people like William Morris, Arnold Böcklin and Axel Petersson in Döderhult or to subjects like Japanese art. Every issue had changes - a new method of reproduction, new paper grades, colors or printing processes. Many German, English and American professionals and trade magazines expressed admiration. This is a remarkably fine copy of this special issue on Morris. It includes a biography in Swedish with a portrait of Morris, and drawings of Kelmscott Manor and the Kelmscott House and Press; a facsimile of four pages from "Notes by William Morris on His Aims in Founding the Kelmscott Press;" and copies of the first two pages of Reynard the Foxe, and two pages from the Chaucer. The cover of the periodical has the title and publication information surrounded by a beautiful color border of a William Morris design. In near fine condition save for a small stain on the bottom edge of the rear cover. 6 x 9 inches. Partially paginated [20 pages]. MOR/060316.

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        Automobil, Adressbuch der Automobil- und Motoren-Industrie von Deutschland. 3. Ausgabe 1904! Das Adressbuch ist in vier Abteilungen aufgeteilt Namen-Verzeichnis, Orts-Verzeichnis, Branchen-Verzeichnis und Vereine u. Litteratur. Insgesamt sind ca. 3000 Adressen enthalten!

      Deutscher Automobil-Verlag F. Walloch, Berlin S.W. 61, XII, VI und 324 Seiten, Gr.-8°, Leinen Wunderschönes Jugendstiladressbuch in frischer Erhaltung - sehr selten!!! Es handelt sich um die 3. Ausgabe und es war vom Autor geplant in den ungeraden Jahren, wie in 1903 bereits geschehen, ein europäisches Adressbuch zu veröffentlichen und in den geraden Jahren ein auf Deutschland begrenztes Exemplar zu veröffentlichen. Enthält auch sehr schöne zeitgenössiche Werbung, teils auch mit Fahrzeugabbildungen wie z.B. bei N.A.G. Berlin, de Dietrich & Cie. Niederbronn (Elsass). Kapitale leicht bestossen, kleines Rückenschildchen mit Jahresangabe, vorderes Innengelenk leicht angeplatzt, Namensvermerk auf dem Titel, vereinzelt kleinen Anstreichungen mit rotem Holzstift, sonst sehr sauberes Exemplar des frühen und seltenen Adressbuches der Automobilbranche! Versand D: 3,50 EUR Adressbuch Einwohnerbuch Genealogie Auto Oldtimer Automobil Fahrrad Fahrradkatalog Motorrad Motorräder

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        Treatyse of Fysshynge with an Angle from the Book of St. Albans. With an Introductory Essay on the Contemplative Man's Favorite Recreation by William Loring Andrews

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1903, 1903. First edition thus, one of 160 copies printed at the Gilliss Press. Vellum spine a little foxed; silk ties present, but torn; very good copy.. 8vo, original limp vellum, gilt lettering, t.e.g., others untrimmed.

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        Thomas Hardy's Works, The Wessex Novels, Volume 1-19

      London: Macmillan & Co, 1903. Hardcover in acceptable condition. No jacket. The Wessex edition of Thomas Hardy's Works, complete 19 volume set. Boards are marked. Leading corners, edges and spine ends are bumped, nicked and worn. Spines are cocked. Page edges are rough-cut and foxed. One centimetre tear on FEP of volume 1. Plate and name penned on FEP of volume 2. Sticker on rear pastedown of volume 2. Name inked on front pastedown of volume 5. Four centimetre tears on pages 55 and 382-383 of volume 7. Sticker on front pastedown of volume 8. Name penned on FEPs of volumes 10, 16 and 19. Dedication penned on front pastedown of volume 11. Plate on front pastedown of volume15. Pages of all volumes are marked and foxed. Some pages are chipped and nicked. Most pastedown hinges are cracked and hinges are visible at several points. Contents are clear. AM. hardcover. Acceptable/No Dust Jacket. Used.

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        The Call of the Wild

      MacMillan Company 1903 - MacMillan Company, New York 1903. First Edition / First Printing. Published July 1903 stated on the copyright page. In the rear dust jacket. Top edge gold gilt. Illustrated cloth boards. Illustrated with all plates present. Book Condition: Very Good, tight spine, shelf wear, light spots. Age toning, name at the second blank page, ring on the rear board. Dust Jacket Condition: Good+, shelf wear, professional repairs at the folds. Darkening at the folds, light spots. Wrapped in a new removable mylar cover. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Fishing Map of Staten Island Waters. Depths of Water Channels and Bars Fishing Holes (pamphlet title).

      Brooklyn.: Knowlson & Muller.. No date. Ca. 1903.. Black and white map, 24 x 19 3/4 inches on sheet size 25 1/2 x 20 3/4 inches, originally folding into paper covers (6 x 3 1/4 inches), now professionally mounted on linen backing. Light wear to some folds, overall very good condition. The map itself does not have a title, but the following text at upper left: "Knowlson & Muller Publishers of Books and Maps for Fisherment and Yachtsmen, Room 4, Eagle Building, Brooklyn, N.Y." At the lower edge of the map is advertising for "Maps with Soundings of Jamaica Bay - City Island Waters" and "Fishing Directory, The Fishermans' Friend." On the map area names are noted, along with geographical features such as Points, Ports, and beacons. On the back cover of the paper wrappers is a list of three fishing maps, of City Island Waters, Staten Island Waters and Jamaica Bay. The inside cover of the wrappers gives details on places to fish in Staten Island Waters: "There is hardly a foot of the Staten Island shore along which some fishing may not be obtained..." It is advertised on page 88 of The Fisherman's Friend 1903 edition. There are records for two other Knowlson & Muller publications on WorldCat, one, "Fishing around New York" with a copyright date of 1909 and the other "Deep Sea Fishing Grounds, Fire Island to Barnegat" with a copyright date of 1915. No record was located for the Staten Island map on WorldCat. .

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        The Green Sheafandnbsp

      

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        Principia Ethica

      

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        The Call of the Wild

      MacMillan Company, 1903. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. MacMillan Company, New York 1903. First Edition / First Printing. Published July 1903 stated on the copyright page. In the rear dust jacket. Top edge gold gilt. Illustrated cloth boards. Illustrated with all plates present. Book Condition: Very Good, tight spine, shelf wear, light spots. Age toning, name at the second blank page, ring on the rear board. Dust Jacket Condition: Good+, shelf wear, professional repairs at the folds. Darkening at the folds, light spots. Wrapped in a new removable mylar cover.

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        MAN'S PLACE IN THE UNIVERSE

      McClure, Phillips & Co., New York 1903 - Light wear to extremities. Bookplate laid in, detached from front pastedown with markings ; The stars and man's place amongst them. Two maps ; 8vo; 326 pages [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        K derevenskoi biednostie. Obiasnenie dlia krestianin, tchego khotiat sotsialdemoktrati. (Ai contadini poveri. Spiegazioni per i contadini di ciò che vogliono i socialdemocratici). Con incluso il progetto del programma del Partito Socialdemocratico Russo.

      Tipografia Lighi, Izdanie Zagran. Lighi Russk. Revoliytzie Socialdemokrati 1903 16mo (cm.16), 92 pp., 2 cc.nn. (bianche). Testo in caratteri cirillici. Bross. editoriale con due pieghe laterali alla copertina anteriore e piccole mancanze al dorso. Nel complesso esemplare in buono stato di conservazione. Spiegazione del programma del Partito Socialdemocratico scritta e pubblicata da Lenin a Ginevra durante il suo esilio, con lâ??intento di conquistare i contadini poveri alla causa rivoluzionaria. Dallâ??Indice: La lotta dei lavoratori della città; Che cosa vogliono i socialdemocratici?; Ricchezza e la povertà, proprietari e lavoratori delle campagne; Da che parte deve stare un contadino medio? Dalla parte dei proprietari e i ricchi oppure dalla parte dei lavoratori e i poveri?; Quali miglioramenti cercano di apportare i socialdemocratici per tutta la nazione e per i lavoratori?; Quali miglioramenti cercano di apportare i socialdemocratici per tutti i contadini?; La lotta di classe nei villaggi. Alla fine dello scritto di Lenin, lâ??opuscolo contiene il progetto del programma del Partito Socialdemocratico Russo. Edizione originale, rara.

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        Urkundenbuch des Herzogthums Steiermark. 3 Bände.

      Graz, Verlag des Historischen Vereines für Steiermark, 1875-1903. - Erstausgabe dieser bis heute grundlegenden Urkundensammlung. Ein großer Teil der Quellen wurde hier erstmals publiziert und ist auch in keiner anderen Sammlung zu finden. - Umfasst den Zeitraum 798 bis 1260; ein vierter Band für den Zeitraum 1260-1276 erschien erst 1975. Mit umfangreichem Register. - Beiliegend: Pirchegger, Hans u. Otto Dungern. Urkundenbuch des Herzogtumes Steiermark. Ergänzungsheft zu den Bänden I bis III. (= Veröffentlichungen der Historischen Landeskommission für Steiermark, Bd. 33). Graz, Selbstverlag der Historischen Landeskommission für Steiermark, 1949. Gr.-8°. 144 S., OKart. - Gutes Exemplar. - Schlossar 51. ge Gewicht in Gramm: 4000 Gr.-8°. Zus. ca. 2300 S., Etw. spätere HLwd.-Bde. m. etw. Rückenverg. u. goldgepr. Rückentiteln. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        The Five Nations.

      Methuen and Co. 1903 - FIRST EDITION. One of only 30 large-paper copies on Japanese paper. Half title, uncut and unopened. Original white limp vellum; very small knock to tail of spine. t.e.g. A very nice, crisp copy. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Autograph letter signed in full to Hans Volkmann

      - 2 pp. of a bifolium. Octavo. Dresden, February 3, 1903. In black ink on stationery with watermark "Extra Superfine." In German (with translation).Draeseke thanks the musicologist Hans Volkmann belatedly for sending him a copy of his new book on the composer Robert Volkmann (1815-1883):". I learned of your address [only] yesterday through my old friend, Geheimer Hofrat Stern. Perhaps it will be of interest to you that, while living in Lausanne, I have energetically championed [Robert Volkmann's Piano] trio in B-flat minor. [I wish] your book, devoted to the memory of such an excellent musician, the widest possible dissemination."Slightly creased at upper edge.Together with:Vintage postcard bust-length photograph, ca. 136 x 87 mm. With reproduction signature to lower margin. Edges slightly worn and silvered; verso lightly browned with some biographical annotations in pencil. "Early in his career Draeseke was among the most original of the composers associated with the New German school of Wagner and Liszt, but by the time of this essay [Die Konfusion in der Musik, 1906] he had become more conservative in style. He developed a distinct approach to harmony, and an idiosyncratic handling of voice leading." Alan H. Krueck in Grove online Robert Volkmann's Piano Trio in B-flat minor, op. 5 (1850), mentioned in the letter "was championed by Liszt, to whom it was dedicated, and admired by Bülow and Wagner." Thomas M. Brawley in Grove onlineHans Volkmann's monograph on his great uncle Robert is considered to be one of his most significant works. Adolf Stern (1835-1907) was a poet and literary historian.

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        Gallery of Peter the Great at the Imperial Public Library].

      Golike i Vilborg Skt. Peterburg 1903 - Octavo (29 x 21 cm), part 1, all published. XIV, [2], 46, [2], 47-50, [2], 51-63 pp., 28 photogravures. Contemporary half-calf over brown boards, spine with raised bands, gilt lettering to second compartment; slightly rubbed. Publisher's wrapper bound in. Important work on the iconography of Peter the Great compiled by the art historian and honourable academician Vladimir Stasov (1824 - 1906). Working at the Imperial public library Stasov initiated establishment of the Gallery of portraits of Peter the Great using the library's extensive collection. In 1862 an exhibition that presented the results of Stasov's initiative was opened comprising 442 portraits. Since then the library holdings continued to enrich with donations from private collections. Thus, the offered book describes already 561 portraits of Peter I. The first part of the book contains descriptions of the portraits from the collection of the Imperial public library arranged chronologically from Peter the Great's childhood until his late years. The second part includes descriptions of prints showing scenes from the tsar's life, his residences, monuments and other items related to him. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Rechtsverhältnisse von eingeborenen Völkern in Afrika und Ozeanien : Beantwortungen des Fragebogens der Internationalen Vereinigung für Vergleichende Rechtswissenschaft und Volkswirtschaftslehre zu Berlin / bearb. von S. R. Steinmetz.

      Berlin, Springer, 1903. - Gebunden in schwarzes, schmuckloses Halbleinen, dreiseitig marmorierter Schnitt, Groß-8°, V, 455 Seiten. Vorsatz und Titelblatt leicht fleckig, (s. Bild), sonst Gutes, sauberes Exemplar. Enthät neben Fragebogen 17 Fallbeschreibungen authochtonen Rechts, u.a. zu den Ovaherero u, Khoi-Khoin und Ondonga. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Flora and Sylva. A monthly review for lovers of Garden, Woodland, Tree or Flower; New and Rare Plants, Trees, Shrubs, and Fruits. 3 volumes complete.

      London; W Robinson -1905 1903 - Three volumes, 4to in 8s [315 x 245mm], contemporary half vellum over white cloth covered boards, lettered and numbered direct in gilt on spines, top edge gilt the other edges untrimmed. VOLUME 1: 18 tissue-guarded colour plates, 48 text illustrations, [vi], 324pp. VOLUME 2: 24 tissue-guarded colour plates, 113 text illustrations, [vi], 392pp. VOLUME 3: 24 tissue-guarded colour plates, 99 text illustrations, [vi], 360pp. Vellum and cloth just a little marked ; all tissue-guards browned, some creased, a few torn one missing; plates in volume 3 spotted, most very slightly. A very good set with all 66 delightful colour plates. Will want extra postage. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        La vie artistique. 1ière - 8me série. 8 volumes. Original etichings by Renoir, Pissarro, Rodin and others

      Paris:Dentu, 1892-95 / Floury, 1897-1903. - La vie artistique. Geffroy, Gustave. 1ière - 8me série. 8 volumes. Paris:Dentu, 1892-95 / Floury, 1897-1903. Each volume contains an original print as frontispiece by: E. Carrière, A. Rodin, P.A. Renoir "Le Chapeau épinglé" , J.-F. Raffaelli, C. Pissarro and D. Vierge, as well a lithographed frontispieces by Fantin-Latour and A. Willette. Rebound in a vintage hard cover, half calf brown with glitter titles, original covers preserved inside. Condition: The eight volumes are very good conditions, very mild toning and offsetting. MORE PICTURES ON REQUEST [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Chansons Populaires recueillies dans les Alpes Françaises -Savoie et Dauphiné

      - Grenoble et Moutiers, H. Falque et F. Perrin, Librairie Dauphinoise et François Ducloz, Librairie Savoyarde, 1903 - Fort in-4° [220 x 295 mm], [6]-XXVIII-xxix-548-[1] pp., broché, dos fendu, impeccable pagination sans traces ni rousseurs d'aucune sorte. Frontispice en sanguine de Greuze « L’éducation d’un jeune savoyard », avec de nombreuses illustrations est une 1ère éditionsur un tirage de 1350 exemplaires numérotés ( ici N°795 ) Ces chansons et partitions de chansons populaires sur les Alpes sont recherchées dans cette édition ( Perret 4972) et même si les plats et la tranche sont tout de même fragiles, ce gros volume broché est somme toute en belle condition et à tout le moins dans une grande qualité de fraîcheur. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Signed Photograph

      - Original cabinet photograph of the violinist and composer, by Elliott & Fry of London, signed with his name alone to the lower blank margin, "Pablo de Sarasate 8-1-1903." 4.4 x 6 1/2 inches [11 x 17 cm]. In very fine condition.

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        THE ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 35 VOLUMES (COMPLET), A DICTIONARY OF ARTS, SCIENCES, AND GENERAL LITERATURE

      Adam and Charles Black 1903 - RO60109917: 35 volumes d'env. 900 pages chacun. Illustrés de très nombreuses gravures, cartes et photo-gravures en noir et blanc, dans et hors texte. Texte sur 2 colonnes. Reliures d'éditeur vertes ou noires, à titres et motifs dorés. Tranches de tête dorées. Quelques dos et quelques plats abîmés ou défraîchis. Quelques couvertures se détachant. Quelques feuillets déchirés. Texte globalement bien lisible. 9th-10th Editions. Vol. 1-33 (A-Z) + Vol. 34 (Maps) + Vol. 35 (Index). In-4 Relié. Etat d'usage. Couv. légèrement passée. Dos frotté. Quelques rousseurs Classification Dewey : 423-Dictionnaire anglais [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Die Wagner-Schule.

       (Wien, Gerlach & Wiedling, überklebt. Baugärtnters Buchh. Lpz.) [1903]. qu.-4°. 84 S. Mit zahlr. Illustr. OHLn. m. Einbandill. Einbd. etw. staubfl.Einführung v. Jos. Aug. Lux. Seltene monographische Schrift mit Entwürfen d. Wagner-Schüler Oskar Barta, Alois Bastl, Wunibald Deininger, Karl Dorfmeister, Emil Hoppe, Bohumil Hübschmann, Max Joly, Marcell Kammerer, A. Micheler, Paul Roller, Ludw. Seiz, Emil Sulser u. a. aus dem Jahr 1902. Otto Wagner (1842-1918) erhielt 1894 eine Berufung als Leiter der Meisterschule für Baukunst an der Akademie der bildenden Künste. Seine Schüler und Studenten schlossen sich mit ihm der \"Wiener Secession\" an. - Mit handschriftl. Namenszug \"Deininger\" auf dem Vorderdeckel. Wunibald Deininger (1879-1963) studierte ab 1902 bei Otto Wagner. Versand D: 4,00 EUR Architektur

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        Die Fläche. 1. Folge, 2. Lieferung.

      Wien, o.J. (1903)., Anton Schroll & Co., - Entwürfe für decorative Malerei, Placate, Buch und Druckausstattung, Vorsatzpapier, Umschläge, Menü- und Geschäftskarten, Illustrationen, Tapeten, Schwarz-Weisskunst, Textiles, Druck- und Webereischablonen, Bleiverglasungen, Intarsia, Stickerei, Monogramme, Kleiderschmuck etc. etc. 31 x 20,4cm. 16 färbig illustrierte Seiten in Farblithographie ( = 4 Bögen à 4 Seiten, gefalzt und lose ineinandergelegt). - Mit folgenden Entwürfen: Titelzeichnung von Freiherr von Bach; Buchdeckel , Lesezeichen, Bleiverglasung und Fries von Max Benirschke; Vorsatzpapiere von Johanna Hollmann und Mauritius Herrgesell; Schmerrerlingsmuster von Johanna Hollmann; Vorsatzpapiere von Franz Exler; Bettvorhang von Jutta Sika; Vorhang von Marietta Peyfuss; Stoffmuster von Adele Stark; Katalogentwurf von A. Kling; Umschlag für Frauenzeitung von Emma Schlangenhausen; Einlegearbeit von Josef Bruckmüller; Varietevorhang von Jutta Sika; Bettvorhang von Therese Trethahn; Vorsatzpapiere von Jutta Sika, Karl Bräuer und Johanna Hollmann; Compositionen von Max Benirschke. Sehr guter Zustand. Very good condition. de Band:

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        A Woman of No Importance.

      Paris: (Leonard Smithers) 1903 - Half calf, 8.5 inches tall. With raised bands and gilt titles, centre tools and top edge. A limited edition of 250 copies of which this is unnumbered. Slight blotchiness to the pink calf but a fine tall copy of this scarce edition. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Werke. Mischauflage. 20 Bde.

      Leipzig Kröner -26 1903 - Gr.8°. Mit Porträts u. Faksimiletafeln. Original-Halbleinenband Das Werk besteht aus 19 Bänden, aufgeteilt in 3 Abteilungen und dem erst 1926 erschienenen Registerband (=komplett). - Einbände berieben. Einige Bände mit gelockerter Bindung. Insgesamt gutes Exemplar. Gewicht (Gramm): 16000

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