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        L'invasion de la mer. Le phare du bout du monde

      Collection hetzel, 1905. - Collection hetzel, Paris 1905, Grd. in - 8 (18x27,5cm), relié. - Edition originale illustrée par George Roux de 12 chromotypographies, de hors - texte en noir et de photographies de l'Algérie (certaines en couleurs). Cartonnage à un éléphant avec titre dans l'éventail. Dos au phare. Second plat avec encadrement de palmettes et macaron central. Très belle plaque supérieure, sans défaut, aux ors rutilants. Second plat très bien, mais avec quelques sones sombres de salissures. Bien qu'en bel état, le dos ptésente un manque de couleur du ciel bleu dans la coiffe et des pertes d'or dans la bouée en bas. Exemplaire totalement exempt de rousseurs, parfaitement frais. Malgré quelques défauts, très bel exemplaire. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale collective illustrée (et seule édition de ce titre) par George Roux de 12 chromotypographies, de hors - texte en noir et de photographies de l'Algérie (certaines en couleurs). Cartonnage à un éléphant avec titre dans l'éventail rouge vermillon. Dos au phare. Second plat avec encadrement de palmettes et macaron central. Très belle plaque supérieure, sans défaut, aux ors rutilants. Second plat très bien, mais avec quelques zones sombres de salissures. Bien qu'en bel état, le dos présente un manque de couleur du ciel bleu dans la coiffe et des pertes d'or dans la bouée en bas. Coiffe supérieure se repliant un peu. Exemplaire totalement exempt de rousseurs, parfaitement frais. Malgré quelques défauts, très bel exemplaire. L'invasion de la mer, est le dernier roman dont Jules Verne ait pu corriger les épreuves, et se passe en Tunisie et en Algérie : projet d'un canal qui inonderait une partie du Sahara. Quant au Phare du bout du monde, Jules Verne n'en a justement pas corriger les épreuves et c'est son fils Michel qui a apporté un certain nombre de modifications au texte original. L'action se passe en Amérique du sud, à l'est de la terre de feu, là où le Pacifique et l'Atlantique se rencontrent. On y voit des pilleurs d'épaves qui font penser au roman de Stevenson du même nom. Ces deux romans ont paru pour la première fois tous les deux en 1905.

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        L'AGENCE THOMPSON AND Co - LES VOYAGES EXTRAORDINAIRES / COLLECTION HETZEL - 5 photos disponibles dont la table des parties.

      1905. HETZEL. 1905. In - 8.Carré. Broché. Bon état. Couv. convenable. Dos à nerfs. Intérieur frais. 492 pages - nombreuses illustrations en noir et blanc hors texte - nombreuses planches chromotygraphie hors texte - frontispice en noir et blanc sous serpente - dos à 5 nerfs - contre - plats jaspés - 1 manque en tête au dos - 1 trace d'etiquette collée sur le 1er contre - plat - interieur correct - 5 photos disponibles dont la table des parties. ILLUSTRATIONS PAR L. BENETT.

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        Les Aventures du Capitaine Hatteras au Pôle Nord.

      Hetzel, 1905. - Hetzel, Paris s.d. [1905 - 1914], 18x28cm, cartonnage de l'éditeur. - Edizione ornata con illustrazioni di L. Benett. Cartone editore Hetzel "la gamma e l'elefante" in pieno calicò rosso firmato A. Lenègre primo piatto policromo Engel ha firmato con il titolo in una gamma nero e oro, diversi fotogrammi in bianco e oro, una testa dell'oro sull'elefante alto a sinistra, tre piccole illustrazioni e vari strumenti di navigazione e di esplorazione oro, il tutto incorniciato in fogliame verde, secondo il tipo di appartamento "i" come indicato da Jauzac posteriore decorato con numerose illustrazioni colori e oro, pagine backgrounds blu guardia, tutti i bordi dorati. Dos uniformemente irradiato, alcuni molto piccoli graffi sulla gamma. Copiare completamente libero di foxing. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition ornée d'illustrations de Riou. Cartonnage éditeur Hetzel "à l'éventail et à l'éléphant" en pleine percaline rouge signé Engel, premier plat polychrome signé Engel présentant le titre dans le cartouche, plusieurs encadrements en noir et à l'or, une tête d'éléphant dorée en haut à gauche, trois petites illustrations ainsi que divers instruments de navigation et d'exploration dorés, le tout encadré dans des feuillages verts, second plat de type "i" comme indiqué par Jauzac, dos au phare orné de plusieurs illustrations en couleur et à l'or, pages de garde bleues d'origines, toutes tranches dorées. Exemplaire tout à fait exempt de rousseurs.

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        Zaiavlenie i dokumenty o rozryve tsentral’nykh uchrezhdenii s partiei. Izdatel’stvo "Vpered" 13.

      Geneva, Kooperativnaja Tipograf., 1905. - 8vo. 13, (1) pp., final blank. Revised throughout in pencil and signed. In modern half morocco slipcase. Extremely rare pamphlet by Lenin concerning the party's split into Bolshevik and Menshevik factions, titled in German: "Parteibeho[e]rden gegen die Partei" (the Russian title is: "Declaration and documents concerning the schism between central institutions and party"). Author's corrected copy, with Lenin's autograph pencil underlinings and margin lines, deletions, and a few annotations; signed at the end: "Lenin". The pamphlet was printed in January 1905 by the Russian Social Democatic Workers' Party. A suggestion voiced by Vpered that the work be translated into all European languages as soon as possible never materialized. - Traces of old folds; occasional slight brownstaining. From the collection of Marcel Bekus with his small oval stamp on the reverse of the title page. OCLC 85287907. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        The Edinburgh stereoscopic atlas of Anatomy. In five sections, each containing fifty subjects, with descriptive text

      Londre, The Caxton publishing company, 1905 - 1906. 5 paires de feuillet non chiffrès et 250 planches emboitage bleu marine portant les étiquettes décrivant leur contenu (les 5 boitiers sont très endommagés : mouillures, salissures et quelques côtés cassés) 1905 - 1906, 1905 - 1906, , 5 paires de feuillet non chiffrès et 250 planches, emboitage bleu marine portant les étiquettes décrivant leur contenu (les 5 boitiers sont très endommagés : mouillures, salissures et quelques côtés cassés), PREMIERE EDITION de cette anatomie moderne illustrée de 500 reproductions photographiques. Chaque planche comprend une description d'une partie du corps, des explications physiologiques et deux photographies. La mise côte à côte de deux images planes crée l'impression stéréoscopique, c'est à dire la création de volume et de profondeur à partir d'images en deux dimensions. Chaque section est accompagnée d'un double feuillet explicatif. Cette anatomie offre une vision sans précédent du corps humain alliant exactitude photographique, effet de relief grâce à la stéréoscopie et savoir scientifique. Les planches sont dans un très bon état de conservation

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        THE UNION HAGGADAH: HOME SERVICE FOR THE PASSOVER EVE

      New York Bloch Pub. Co. , Sole Agent For The Publications Of The Central Conference Of American Rabbis, 1905. Original wraps. 8vo. 76 pages. 21 cm. First appearance, pre - dating the 1st publicly available edition of 1907. ?Printed as Manuscript and Submitted to the Conference at Cleveland, Ohio, July, 1905.? The Union Haggadah (for the Union of American Hebrew Congregations) , compiled by the Central Conference of American Rabbis, printed in New York. ?Most of the text is in English, with a minimal amount in Hebrew. In addition to a number of illustrations and musical selections, there are sections devoted to ?Passover in History and Tradition? and ?Passover in Literature. ? (Quote from Yosef Hayim Yerushalmi, The Reform Haggadah in America, ?Haggadah and History?) . This early manuscript appearance predates the standardized version printed in Philadelphia in 1907; it contains no illustrations, and portions of the appendix were later shifted to the front section in the 1907 printing. Yudlov 2307. Subjects: Haggada shel Pesah. CCAR. OCLC lists 6 copies (JTSA, Yale, Wayne State, North Carolina State, HUC, Natl Libr Israel) . Wrap worn, loose. Otherwise fresh and clean. Fair condition. (HAG - 10 - 13)

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        Schweizerisches Künstler-Lexikon. Hrsgg. mit Unterstützung des Bundes und kunstfreundlicher Privater vom Schweizerischen Kunstverein.

      Frauenfeld, Huber, 1905-1917. 4 Bde. (Bd. I-III: A-Z und Bd. IV: Supplementband). XVI, 648 S.; VI, 711 S.; VI, 584 S.; VI, 712 S. 26,8x20,3 cm. OHLdr. Seltene und recht hübsche Halblederausgabe! Originalausgabe! Nicht der Reprint! -Die Einbände am Rücken ausgeblichen und mit farblichem Abklatsch, am Rücken von Bd. IV kleiner Einriss (ca. 4 cm.), die Ecken etwas gestaucht, insg. leicht berieben. Innen leichter Abklatsch des Braunschnittes auf die Innenseiten (ca. max. 0,2 cm. an sehr vereinzelten Stellen). Bd. IV. mit einigen welligen Seiten durch leichten Feuchtigkeitseinfluss. Versand D: 6,50 EUR Kunst, Schweiz, Geschichte, Kunstgeschichte. Künstlerverzeichnisse, Lexika

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        ARABIC PALEOGRAPHY, A COLLECTION OF ARABIC TEXTS FROM THE FIRST CENTURY OF THE HIDJRA TILL THE YEAR 1000

      Cairo: The Khedivial library, 1905 Book. Illus. by MAX JAFFE. Very Good. Soft cover. 1st Edition. Elephant Folio - over 15 - 23" tall. SIX OLD DIGITAL COPY LEAVES: 1 TITLE LEAF, AND 5 TABLE OF PLATES. 188 FINE BLACK AND WHITE COLLOTYPE ON THICK PAPER BY MAX JAFFE, VIENNA. ALL TEXT LEAVES AND PLATES ARE LOOSE AS ISSUED AND PRESERVED IN THE ORIGINAL CLOTH PORTFOLIO WITH IT'S ORIGINAL BANDS. VERY HAVY FINE PRINT OF THE ARABIC CALLIGRAPHY FROM VERY RARE MANUSCRIPTS BETWEEN THE FIRST AND THE 10th CENTURIES OF AL HIDJRA (7th - 16th AD). ALL PLATES ARE PRESENT AND IN VERY GOOD CONDITION. RARE.

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        Observation, étude et prédiction des marées

      1905 - 287 pages, 19 planches Paris, Imprimerie nationale, 1905, in-8, 287 pages, 19 planches, demi-reliure à la Bradel, en percaline bleue, pièce de titre, Première édition (n°8359, Bibliographie maritime française, Jean Polak) Rollet de L'Isle (1859-1943), ingénieur hydrographe en chef de la Marine. Il écrit : "Ce livre est la rédaction des leçons faites aux jeunes ingénieurs, sortant de l'École Polytechnique, à leur entrée au Service hydrographique". Sont regroupées une partie théorique et pratique, dans lesquelles l'auteur présente des études particulières (sur la marée de Brest par exemple) auxquelles il applique ses théories sur le phénomène de la marée et de sa prédiction. Un ex-libris papier avec vignette d'Alphonse Berget, portant sa devise "Mons Arva Superat". Tampon de l'Institut catholique de Paris annulé. Reliure usée au dos. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Der moderne Möbel- und Bautischler. Original-Entwürfe für einfache Ausführungen in neuer Richtung.

      Wien, Wolfrum, o. J. (ca. 1905). - 1 Bl. (Titel). 60 (20 farb.) Tafeln. Erste Ausgabe dieses umfangreichen Musterbuches mit Jugendstil-Möbeln, selten (kein Exemplar in der ÖNB). - Über den Herausgeber Carl Patek konnten wir nichts herausfinden, laut Angabe auf dem Titel war er als Möbelarchitekt tätig. Das Werk wendet sich an den Möbel-Tischler und enthält 60 (davon 20 farbige) Tafeln mit zumeist Möbelentwürfen. Diese Entwürfe gehören stilistisch zum größten Teil schon zum Jugendstil, es sind aber auch noch einige eher dem Historismus zuzuordnen. Neben Möbeln sind aber auch eine Kanzel, ein Geschäftsportal usw. unter den Entwürfen zu finden. Besonders interessant ist die vorliegende Zusammenstellung durch die Ausarbeitung der verschiedenen Details sowie durch die Darstellung im Aufriss und im Grundriss. - Ein zweite Serie ist nie erschienen. - Fleckig und etw. gebräunt. Vereinzelt kl. Randläsuren. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 0 Fol. Lose in OHLwd.-Mappe (fleckig, beschabt und bestoßen). [Attributes: First Edition]

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        The Holy Office

      [Pola: Privately Printed for Joyce, 1905. First edition. 1 page, 96 lines in two columns. Printed on Mercantil Eagle Paper. 4to. Minor wear at right edge (1cm loss at bottom corner margin). First edition. 1 page, 96 lines in two columns. Printed on Mercantil Eagle Paper. 4to. The Earliest Joyce. The earliest surviving printing of Joyce's second work, a broadside poem printed at Pola on the Adriatic (now Pula, Croatia). This was preceded by a Dublin printing for which Joyce read proofs, but the Dublin printer was unpaid and no example has survived. "The type-font and the semi-inverted quotation marks used on this broadside, however, are characteristic of Continental printing" (Slocum and Cahoon). Joyce's first printed work was Et Tu, Healy!, printed when he was nine years old; a "ghost" as no copy has survived. Slocum and Cahoon A2 ("probably less than 100" copies printed). OCLC: 9737080

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        THE FLOWERING PLANTS GRASSES, SEDGES & FERNS OF GREAT BRITAIN and their allies the Club Mosses, Horsetails, &c.

      London ;- Frederick Warne. 1905 - New Edition. Revised by Edward Step, F.L.S. 4 Volumes. Demy 8vo. Handsome full green morocco bindings. Illustrated with 319 Coloured Plates figuring upwards of 1500 species. A.e.gilt. Excellent and attractive set. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        [MENDELEEV ON AETHER] Popytka khimicheskogo ponimaniya mirovogo efira [i.e. The Attempt to Understand Aether Chemically]

      St. Petersburg: M.P. Frolova, 1905. 40 pp. 26x17 cm. Original printed wrappers. Good. Minor foxing on the wrappers and title-page, tiny bit is missing from the top of the front cover. Very rare. Dmitry Mendeleev (1834-1907) throughout his life believed that his periodic table can be supplied with new elements not only from the further end of it but from the beginning as well. He made notes in 1870s-80s suggesting that there could be an element before hydrogen. By the end of 19th century when inert gases were discovered as a group this ideas became more topical. As a result this work was created. Although the attempt of placing aether before hydrogen wasn't successful Mendeleev managed to study rarefied gases and described the conditions of their conducts.

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        Keika hyakukiku [Illustrations of Chrysanthemums].

      (Japan, 1905). - 4°. 26 nn.Bll. Mit 25 Orig.-Farbholzschnitten, davon 5 doppelblattgross. Orig.-Fadenheftung (etwas fleckig, berieben, mit kleinem Eckabriss, Kapitale mit kleinen Fehlstellen). Band 3 von 3 Bänden "One Hundred Chrysanthemums" (Hundert Chrysanthemen). Als Blockbuch gebunden. Lang ja

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        Kate Greenaway: Deluxe Limited Edition, 1 of 500 with Original Sketch

      London: Adam and Charles Black, 1905. Limited ed. Hardcover. 301 pages. - Bound with an original mounted pencil sketch by Kate Greenaway, signed by her brother on the mount to certify authenticity. Bound in cream cloth-covered boards with embossed design and bright gilt titles on front and spine. Gilt top edge and wine colored ribbon marker. This is number 220 of 500 copies, signed and numbered by John Greenaway. 52 color plates. 90 sketches, thumbnails, and photos. Biography and correspondence, especially with John Ruskin. Sketch is of a young woman, seated, and with a pensive expression. VG/No Jacket. Rear hinge has exposed cloth, but holding well. Spine tips a little softened. Occasional foxing. Book is firm, with nice corners. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Deutschlands Obstsorten komplett in 7 Bänden mit 312 Farbdrucktafeln und 4 einfarbigen Tafeln. Bände I+II Äpfel, Bände III+IV Birnen, Band V Kirschen, Band VI Steinobst (Pflaumen u. Zwetschken, Aprikosen, Pfirsiche), Band VII Beerenobst (Stachelbeeren, Johgannisbeeren, Trauben, Erdbeeren)

      Eckstein & Stähle Hofkunstanstalt Stuttgart, o.J. [-1936] 1905 - 4°. Sieben uniforme blaue Halbleinenbände mit schwarz geprägten Titeln auf einfachen Rückenschildern. Alle Bände sind komplett und folgendermaßen zusammengesetzt: I: 5 Bll.Titelei, 12 Seiten Nachträge, 54 Farbtafeln, 96 Blatt Erklärungstext und 49 Blatt ganzseitige Schwarzweißabbildungen. / II: 54,60,54 / III: 42,84,42 / IV: 42,60,42 / V: 36,59,35 / VI: 36,39,22 / VII: 48,54,24 und 4 ganzseitige einfarbige Tafeln. Ausgeschiedenes Bibliotheksexemplar mit wenigen Spuren einer entfernten Rückensignatur. Auch im Innenbereich erfreulicherweise nur auf Vorsätzen und Titelblättern Signaturen und Stempel. Teile der Lieferungsumschläge als Titel und Inhaltsverzeichnis auf die Innendeckel und Vorsatzpapiere montiert. Die Einbände wenig angeschmutzt und etwas berieben, im Innenbereich sehr schön sauber. Collationiert. Wenige Tafeln sind in falscher Reihenfolge eingebunden. Ein Durchriss der schwarz-weiß-Abbildung Rettichbirne ist geschickt hinterlegt. In den Bänden I-III sind die Buchblöcke leicht gelockert aber nichts gelöst. Die Farbtafeln sind komplett!! FLUR

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        Outdoor Pastimes of an American Hunter. Illustrated.

      New York, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1905.. FIRST EDITION. 8vo., pp. (xi), [1], 369. Photogravure frontispiece and 48 photographic illustrations. Half brown morocco gilt, marbled sides and endpapers, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Near fine, in attractive old leather binding for Dutton of New York. The youngest President in United States history at the age of 42, Roosevelt served in many roles including Governor of New York, historian, naturalist, explorer, author, and soldier. He is most famous for his personality: his energy, his vast range of interests and achievements, his model of masculinity, and his "cowboy" persona. In 1884, due to ill health and the death of his wife, Roosevelt abandoned his political work for some time. He invested part of the fortune he had inherited from his father in a cattle ranch in the Badlands of Dakota Territory, expecting to remain in the West for many years. He became a passionate hunter, especially of big game, and an ardent believer in the wild outdoor life which brought him health and strength. In 1886 Roosevelt returned to New York, married again, and once more plunged into politics; he held the vice-presidency for less than a year, succeeding to the presidency after the assassination of McKinley on September 14, 1901. In 1904 Roosevelt was elected to a full term as president.

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        The Ballad of Reading Gaol

      Greenwich, Conn.: The Literary Collector Press, 1905. The Third Edition of this poem. Collector Reprints No. 3. # 66 of 275 copies printed on American hand-made paper. In the original gray paper boards with black lettering and red ruling on paper labels at cover and spine. Very Good Minus, bottom 3 1/4" of paper at spine is gone. Internally clean and tight, last page uncut. [39] pages. SCARCE. . Limited and Numbered Edition . Paper Covered Boards. Very Good Minus/No Jacket, As Issued. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. Limited Edition.

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        Práce Lidu Naseho. Lidové, Stavby, Zarízení a Vyzdoba Obydlí, Drobné Práce. Slowakische Volksarbeiten. Volksbauten, Interieurs und Handarbeiten. Les Ouvrages Populaires des Slovaques. Bâtiments Populaires, Intérieurs, Ouvrages Manuels

      Víden-Wien, Ant. Schroll & Co, 1905. 2pp, with 140 (also some coloured) photographed plates. folio later halfcloth. Introduction text in Slowakian, German and French. With library stamps on title and on verso of each plate from Bibliothek der Technischen Hochschulen in Prag & Krinovne vysokyoh skel techniokyoh v Praze. Du?an Jurkovic (August 23, 1868 - December 21, 1947) was a Slovak architect, ethnographer and artist. One of the best-known promoters of Slovak art in 20th century Czechoslovakia, he is remembered mostly due to his projects of numerous World War I cemeteries in Galicia. Jurkovic was born on 23 August 1886 in Turá Lúka (then Austro-Hungarian Empire, now Slovakia), to two local folk artists. He graduated from a local school in Sopron and moved to Vienna, where between 1884 and 1889 he studied at the National School of Industry under Camillo Sitte. He briefly worked in Martin, where he became fascinated with folk carpenters and their works in wood. Then he moved to Vsetín (eastern Moravia), where he continued his studies at the atelier of Michal Urbánek. Together with his bureau he co-authored the buildings of the 1895 Czech-Slavonic Ethnographic Exhibition in Prague and also authored numerous other buildings in Bohemia. In 1899 he moved to Brno, where he designed his own house and a new lodging house for the local school. During his stay in Brno he became friends with local Czech writers Jirí Mahen, Mr?tík brothers and Josef Merhaut. Among his best-known designs realized in Brno was a villa in ?abovresky, combining local folk art with the state-of-the-art modernist trends of Vienna. He also authored the design of the Society of Friends of Arts building, a distant cousin to Viennese Wiener Werkstätte and the geometric school. He also prepared a project of reconstruction of the castle in Nové Mesto nad Metují. Mobilized by the Austro-Hungarian Army during the World War I, he became one of the most notable members of the War Graves Unit. He authored approximately 35 war cemeteries near Nowy Zmigród in Galicia (now Poland), most of them heavily influenced by local Lemko (Rusyn) folk art and carpentry. After the war he returned to newly founded Czechoslovakia and settled in Bratislava. Among the best known of his later works is the tombs of Jozef Miloslav Hurban and Milan Rastislav ?tefánik, monument to Slovak National Uprising, and the cable car station at Lomnický ?tít in the High Tatras mountains. He died on 21 December 1947. (Wikipedia). KEYWORDS:arts/architecture/slowakia/tsechie/photo

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        Le Testament d'un excentrique

      illustrated Edition. Sixty-one illustrations by Georges ROUX, including 20 large color plates in chromotypographies, 35 photographic views of the United States (towns and landscapes), a fold-out map of the United States of America and that of the board game. This title will know that one second edition in 1905 (cartonnage an elephant).Cardboard of the publisher Hetzel golden globe. signed Blancheland plate, connected by Souze. Back to the lighthouse.spine uniformly thinned, caps slightly bowed, a little lack leads the joints of the first flat, flat joints of the second discolored. Foxing. Collection Hetzel Paris 1899 18,5x28cm relié

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        Oriental landscape

      Oil on wood, 42 x 60 cm. Lucien A. Perona 1905-1971. Born in La Seyne, France on June 16, 1906. Perona immigrated to California with his family in 1910. Upon graduation from Los Gatos High School in 1921, he entered the CSFA where he was a pupil of the Mackys, Ray Boynton, Ralph Stackpole, and Gertrude Albright. Following one year at the ASL in NYC, he worked for the Disney Studios in Hollywood in 1930-31 and then for the San Francisco Call Bulletin while living across the bay in Sausalito. At the end of prohibition, he became advertising dire. KEYWORDS:maps

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        Naturgeschichte der Vögel Mitteleuropas komplett in zwölf Bänden mit allen 449 Tafeln, davon 439 chromolithographierte Tafeln: 1. Band Drosseln / 2. Band Grasmücken, Timalien, Meisen und Baumläufer / 3. Band Lerchen, Stelzen, Waldsänger und Finkenvögel / 4. Band Stärlinge, Stare, Pirole, Rabenvögel, Würger, Fliegenfänger, Schwalbenvögel, Segler, Tagschläfer, Spechte, Bienenfresser, Elsvögel, Racken, Hopfe, Kuckucke / 5. Band Raubvögel / 6. Band Taubenvögel, Hühnervögel, Reiher, Flamingos und Störche / 7. Band Ibisse, Flughühner, Trappen, Kraniche, Rallen / 8. Band Regenpfeifer, Stelzenläufer, Wassertreter, Strandläufer / 9. Band Wassenläufer, Schnepfen, Schwäne, Gäne, Gänse / 10. Band Enten / 11. Band Pelikane, Fregattvögel, Tölpel, Fluss-S

      Gera-Untermhaus, Lithographie Druck und Verlag von Fr. Eugen Köhler Neu bearbeitete Auflage 1905 - 4°. Zwölf braune uniforme Originalhalblederbände mit breiten Lederecken, goldgeprägten Rückentiteln, etwas goldgeprägter Verzierung, marmorierter Dreiseitenschnitt und marmorierten Vorsatzblättern. Die Einbände zumeist nur wenig beschabt. Einige s/w Abbildungen, Flugbilder im Text. Alle Chromolithografien mit Seidenpapieren geschützt. Teils durch einen Vorbesitzer in unterschiedlichen Qualitäten ergänzt, daher nur wenige Textseiten mit altem Abklatsch von den Chromolithographien. Vorliegend ein Seite für Seite genau kollationiertes Exemplar, komplett mit allen Tafeln. Nur vereinzelt Fingerflecken, in Band 5 (siehe Foto)5 Tafeln etwas fleckig und das obere Kapital mit 1 cm Einriss, Bände 8,10 und 11mit kleinen Flecken auf dem Einband, Bände 10 und auf 4 Seiten mit kleinen fachkundigen Ergänzungen in Tinte. Sauber und gut erhalten, schönes Exemplar. Versand in zwei Paketen notwendig - Porto Deutschland 15 Euro, Porto EU 30 Euro, anderen Versand bitte erfragen! -- Eine detailliertere Beschreibung der einzelnen Bände kann übersendet werden, weitere Bilder sind möglich. -- Anker 359. Nissen IVB 667. - Mit prächtigen leuchtenden Tafeln. Sie zeigen die Vögel in ihrer natürlichen Umgebung sowie Abbildungen ihrer Eier. - Der alte Text von Naumanns Ausgabe 1822 - 1860 ist unverändert übernommen worden. Die erfolgten Korrekturen sind in den Fußnoten untergebracht, Ergänzungen, die den Text auf den neuesten Stand bringen, erscheinen in eckigen Klammern mitten im Text. M12200/M12299 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Selected Translations Pertaining to The Boer War April 1, 1905 together with No. XXXIII Reports on Military Operations in South Africa and China July 1901

      War Department Government Printing Office, Washington 1905 - Two original publications from the War Office in Washington bound together in a modern green cloth binding. (Photo by email on request). The first is the Boer War publication of 1905 243pp incl indexand 4 fold-out maps at rear. The second is the July, 1901 publication "Reports on Military Operations in South Africa and China. This includes numerous fold out coloured maps including one very large map of South Africa at the rear. Apart from a small area of wear to one of the page edges the book and contents are in remarkably good condition. Very scarce. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Travaux de l'Association de l'Institut Marey par Chauveau, Kronecker, Athanasiu, Waller, Errera. Tomes I & II (précieux exemplaire de Pierre Janet)

      Paris, Masson et Cie 1905 - Deux volumes petits-in-4° broché, Tome I (1905) 148 [1] pages et 5 planches hors-texte ; tome II (1910), 338 pages et très nombreuses figures in-texte. Très précieux exemplaire ayant appartenu à Pierre Janet, le plus grand psychiatre français du XX° siècle et meilleur élève de Charcot. Very valuable copy that belonged to Pierre Janet, the largest French psychiatrist of the twentieth century and the best student of Charcot with the library fatty holographic stamp reproducing his signature on the title page. Dos légèrement strié sinon très bel exemplaire. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Tanger".

      Marokko, ca. 1905/07. - Album mit 228 montierten Originalfotografien aus Tanger und Umgebung, die Fotographien meist im Format 7,5 x 10 cm, Lederalbum der Zeit mit goldgeprägter Deckelprägung „Tanger", 24 x 33,5 cm, Einband gering berieben, die Fotos teils etwas verblasst. Aus dem Besitz einer hochrangigen deutschen Familie in Tanger. Ein Teil der privaten Abbildungen zeigen Landpartien, Geselligkeiten mit z. B. mit Felix von Rosen (deutscher Konsul), dem italienischen Gesandten, dem Maler Maurice Romberg de Vaucorbeil usw. Weitere Aufnahmen zeigen Land und Leute in der Umgebung Tangers, auch das marokkanische Personal. Von besonderem Interesse sind 36 während des Besuches Kaiser Wilhelm III. am 31. März 1905 (Marokko-Krise) aufgenommene Fotographien.

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        The Voyage of the 'Discovery.'

      John Murray, London 1905 - First edition, second printing, 2 volumes, 8vo, p. xix, [1], 556 plus 1 leaf of ads for The South Polar Times; xii, 508; "with 260 full-p. and smaller illustrations by Dr. E. A. Wilson and other members of the expedition, photogravure frontispieces, 12 coloured plates . from Dr. Wilson's sketches, panoramas and maps," including two large folding maps in rear cover pockets; original blue cloth, gilt medallions on upper covers, gilt-lettered direct on spine; some cracking at the spine extremities, one half-dollar size waterstain on the upper cover of vol. I; all else very good, sound, and bright. Spence, 1048 (making no distinction between printings). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Hadibur Haivri [Ha-Dibur Ha-Ivri] : sefer limud sfat ever lematkhilim al pi hashita hativ'it

      HaOr, Warsaw Warszawa, Varsha, Poland 1905 - OCLC: Libraries worldwide that own item: 1. Browned pages. vi, 144 pages. Illustrated. Lacks end. Last page here is 144. Additional scans available. First leaf detached. Rest of book is in signatures but no longer bound. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Select Poems

      THE CORP, CLARK COMPANY, LIMITED., Toronto Canada 1905 - This books condition is as follows. Edges are slightly worn. There is Lots of writing and reminder marks on the pages but none are torn or creased. Opening this novel make you feel like the editor and corrections he made are part of this novels history. SHIPPING WITHIN CANADA $13 DOLLARS US FUNDS Priority and International orders will require additional postage. More Information | Ask Bookseller > [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        REGESTA HABSBURGICA. 1. und 3. Abteilung (in einem Band). ORIGINALAUSGABE! Regesten der Grafen von Habsburg und der Herzoge von Österreich aus dem Hause Habsburg.

      Innsbruck: Wagner, 1905 - 1924. - 148, 252 Seiten I. Abteilung: Die Regesten der Grafen von Habsburg bis 1281. III. Abteilung: Die Regesten der Herzoge von Österreich sowie Friedrichs des Schönen als Deutschen Königs von 1314 - 1330. Altersgemäß GUTER Zustand! Privater Halbleineneinband, leicht berieben, Bindung fest. Seiten papierbedingt leicht nachgedunkelt, Text sauber. atx Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 1100 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        HISTORY OF EGYPT: Chaldea, Syria, Babylonia & Assyria; 13 vol. Set

      London: Grolier Society, 1905. Date: N, Circa 1903/1906. DESCRIPTION: Teg, fore edge untrimmed; Paper Spine Lables. 13 color frontis' and over 12 hundred b/w plates, illustrations & photos. COMMENTS: Vols 1 thru 9 by Maspero; Vols 10-11-12 by Rapport; Vol 13 by King & Hall. CONDITION, BOOK: Some pages unopened at top corner of fore edge, vol 10 small bump to head. Very slight wear to bottom edges and a few very small scuffs. Weight 40 lbs. Extar Postage Required . First trade edition after the limited Ed. Hard Back Brick Red Cloth. Fine to Almost as New/No Jacket. 8vo 9 x 6-1/4.

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        Garba. Revista Setmanal d'Art, Literatura, y Actualitats. Vol. I, no. 1 through Vol. II, no. 10 (of 11 issues published).

      The first 10 issues of the rare Catalan periodical greatly influenced by the prevailing Art Nouveau aesthetic of the time, with articles, reviews, poetry, etc., by numerous noted cultural figures, profusely illustrated throughout after photographs, drawings, lithographs, caricatures, etc. (some in color). Sq. 4to. 1/2 leather and boards, orig. wrpps., all covers illustrated after striking Art Nouveau paintings, bound in. Barcelona 1905-1906.

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        The Return of Sherlock Holmes

      George Newnes, Limited, 1905 FIRST EDITION. 8vo. (7.3 x 5 inches). MCMV (1905) stated on title page. Illustrated with sixteen mono plates by Sidney Paget. In original cloth. Previous owner's writing on front free end paper: newspaper clip of Holmes' sitting room attached to front free end paper; two more newspaper clips attached to rear free end paper about theater play; some foxing throughout. Housed in a custom-made slipcase.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good.

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        ATLAS OF THE CITY OF BOSTON: VOL 6. WEST ROXBURY

      1905 - [ATLAS]. ATLAS OF THE CITY OF BOSTON: VOL 6. WEST ROXBURY. Philadelphia: Bromley & Co., 1905. Third edition. Folio. 23". Maps measure 33" by 22.5". Includes street index, one double-page outline and index map, and 30 double-page maps. Interiors are in good condition with some light staining to spine at head. Exteriors are fair, heavily worn half-leather with black cloth boards and gilt-stamped edges. A good copy.

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        Jane Austen Novel's Winchester Ed Leather Bound 1905 10 Vol Set J Grant

      John Grant. LEATHER_BOUND. John Grant; Edinburgh, 1905. Hardcover. 10 Vol. Set., 3/4 Leather bound. TEG, engraved author frontis-plate Vol. 1. Marbled end sheets, 2 raised bands, author & title top compartment with gilt design/ date to spine bottom in 3/4 Moroccan gilt lined leather binding, Comprising of all 6 of her novels in 10 books this set is complete as issued. Condition: Overall in good antiquarian condition. Hinges slightly cracked to 3 volumes, wear to leather tips / spine tops {some loss}, marbled front free flyleaf excised but laid in to Vol. 1 of Pride and Prejudice, else the set is very clean, unmarked & without issues. Spine leather a bit dry and brittle, but the set presents well on the shelf. Sense and Sensibility (2 vols.), pp.[viii] 276, engraved portrait frontispiece of the author from the painting by her sister Cassandra, [vi] 286; Pride and Prejudice (2 vols.), pp.[vi] 292, [vi] 298; Mansfield Park (2 vols.), pp.[vi] 348, [vi] 356; Emma (2 vols.), pp.[viii] 356, [vi] 358; Northanger Abbey, pp.[viii] 348; Persuasion, pp.[vi] 378. We pack securely and ship daily with delivery confirmation on every book. Please Note: Depending on site, actual book for sale may differ physically from picture listed. Additional Scan(s) are available for any item, please inquire. . Very Good. 1905.

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        NELL'S TOPOGRAPHICAL MAP OF THE STATE OF COLORADO

      Denver: The Kendrick Book and Stationery Company, 1905. 12pp. plus folding map, 32 x 41 1/2 inches. Bound into original 12mo. burgundy cloth boards, front board gilt. Small tear in the upper portion of a fold, and a few small separations at crossfolds, but with no loss in either case. A near fine copy. Nell produced some of the finest maps of Colorado in the 19th century, beginning in the 1880s. The present map, copyrighted in 1903, is a detailed map of Colorado, with mining towns named, county seats and towns identified, and land grants and reservations shown (including the Utes in the southwest corner of the state). Altitudes are also given, and railroad lines shown. The text contains 1900 population statistics for most towns and counties. A wonderfully detailed map.

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        A Midsummer Night's Dream: Demetrius, Helena, Bottom, Oberon, Titania, Puck, Fairy, Elf, Theseus, Hippolyta, Quince, Flute, Peas Blossom, Cobweb, Moth, Mustrad Seed, Elves

      Printed by B. Burnet & Co. Ltd., 22, Garrick Street, London circa 1905. 1905. Original limp scarlet cloth covered thin boards, gilt title lettering to the front cover. Quarto 10½'' x 8''. Contains 17 full-page representative characters of the play in colour, hand drawn by crafts director, artist? Costume parts not visible on front are drawn separately on verso or opposite page for the benefit of cutters or customer makers. Burnet's craft atelier extended across the first floor of No. 22 Garrick Street and to various other locations in London, including 198 Regent Street. B. Burnet was a top-flight supplier of scenery and costumes, amateur theatricals, tableaux, court suits and uniforms etc. to all the main Theatres. They trace back to the 1850's when Richard Burnet, a draper and engineer (founder of Devonport Mechanics Institute) moved to Covent Garden - initially as Boyd Burnet, Drapers. Their most recent mention at No. 22 Garrick Street dates to the mid 1960's. They went into liquidation in 1969 just before the 1970's economic slump. This unique item carries their in-house library number 22. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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        Adventism Answered (The Sabbath Question)

      Guide Printing and Publishing Company, Brooklyn, New York 1905 - First edition. Octavo. 214pp. Light brown cloth stamped in black. Very slight soiling on the cloth, near fine or better. Inscribed in the rear of the volume (presumably mistakenly): "To Mr. Stephen T. Brooke with the best wishes of his friend. George Frazier Miller." Religious polemic by Miller, a South Carolina-born African-American rector of St. Augustine's Church in Brooklyn. He was an important associate of W.E.B. Du Bois, Alexander Crummell, and other important luminaries, and was one of the founders of the Niagara Movement. He later became a Socialist and ran for Congress on the Socialist ticket in 1918. An uncommon title, and seldom found signed. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Le Testament d'un excentrique

      illustrated Edition. Sixty-one illustrations by Georges ROUX, including 20 large color plates in chromotypographies, 35 photographic views of the United States (towns and landscapes), a fold-out map of the United States of America and that of the board game. This title will know that one second edition in 1905 (cartonnage an elephant).Cardboard of the publisher Hetzel golden globe. signed Blancheland plate, connected by Souze. Back to the lighthouse.spine uniformly cleared Collection Hetzel Paris 1899 18,5x28cm relié

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        The Game With Illustrations and Decorations by Henry Hutt and T C Lawrence

      New York [&] London: Macmillan, 1905, 1905. First edition. BAL 11886. Edges rubbed; browning on front endpapers from an inserted clipping; very good copy.. 8vo, original decorated blue-green cloth, gilt lettering, t.e.g. Frontis, five plates and numerous illustrations in the text. Six pages of publisher's terminal advertisements for other London titles. A novel about on a subject Jack London knew well, boxing, his favorite sport. Inscribed on the front paste-down: "Dear Mab- / Though vainly / I tried to read it to you / in manuscript, vainly / have you striven to escape / it. Here it is, in cold / print, at last. / Sincerely yours, / Jack London Glen Ellen, July 1905." The Mab to whom London has written this inscription was probably Mabel Lachmund of the Carmel-Monterey area, a musician who hung out with the Carmel literati.

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        Práce Lidu Naseho. Lidové, Stavby, Zarízení a Vyzdoba Obydlí, Drobné Práce. Slowakische Volksarbeiten. Volksbauten, Interieurs und Handarbeiten. Les Ouvrages Populaires des Slovaques. Bâtiments Populaires, Intérieurs, Ouvrages Manuels.

      - Víden-Wien, Ant. Schroll & Co, 1905. 2pp, with 140 (also some coloured) photographed plates. folio later halfcloth. Introduction text in Slowakian, German and French. With library stamps on title and on verso of each plate from Bibliothek der Technischen Hochschulen in Prag & Krinovne vysokyoh skel techniokyoh v Praze. Dušan Jurkovic (August 23, 1868 - December 21, 1947) was a Slovak architect, ethnographer and artist. One of the best-known promoters of Slovak art in 20th century Czechoslovakia, he is remembered mostly due to his projects of numerous World War I cemeteries in Galicia. Jurkovic was born on 23 August 1886 in Turá Lúka (then Austro-Hungarian Empire, now Slovakia), to two local folk artists. He graduated from a local school in Sopron and moved to Vienna, where between 1884 and 1889 he studied at the National School of Industry under Camillo Sitte. He briefly worked in Martin, where he became fascinated with folk carpenters and their works in wood. Then he moved to Vsetín (eastern Moravia), where he continued his studies at the atelier of Michal Urbánek. Together with his bureau he co-authored the buildings of the 1895 Czech-Slavonic Ethnographic Exhibition in Prague and also authored numerous other buildings in Bohemia. In 1899 he moved to Brno, where he designed his own house and a new lodging house for the local school. During his stay in Brno he became friends with local Czech writers Jirí Mahen, Mrštík brothers and Josef Merhaut. Among his best-known designs realized in Brno was a villa in Žabovresky, combining local folk art with the state-of-the-art modernist trends of Vienna. He also authored the design of the Society of Friends of Arts building, a distant cousin to Viennese Wiener Werkstätte and the geometric school. He also prepared a project of reconstruction of the castle in Nové Mesto nad Metují. Mobilized by the Austro-Hungarian Army during the World War I, he became one of the most notable members of the War Graves Unit. He authored approximately 35 war cemeteries near Nowy Zmigród in Galicia (now Poland), most of them heavily influenced by local Lemko (Rusyn) folk art and carpentry. After the war he returned to newly founded Czechoslovakia and settled in Bratislava. Among the best known of his later works is the tombs of Jozef Miloslav Hurban and Milan Rastislav Štefánik, monument to Slovak National Uprising, and the cable car station at Lomnický štít in the High Tatras mountains. He died on 21 December 1947. (Wikipedia). KEYWORDS:arts/architecture/slowakia/tsechie/photo

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        SAMBO AND SUSANNA

      - BLACK INTEREST. SAMBO AND SUSANNA by May Byron. London: Blackie, no date, circa 1905. Oblong 4to (11 x 7 1/2"), cloth backed pictorial boards, covers rubbed some else VG+. Printed on frenchfold paper, each page of text faces a marvelous full page color illustration by ETHEL PARKINSON. The story is about stereotypically portrayed Black children who run away because their parents are so mean. Quite scarce and a great picture book. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Nord contre Sud

      Edition adorned with 85 drawings by Léon Benett.Cardboard Hetzel Editor "on the range and the elephant" in full red calico signed Engel, Engel first polychrome dish signed with the title in black and gold range, several frames in black and gold, a head 'golden elephant on the top left, three small illustrations and various gold navigational instruments and exploration, all framed in green foliage, the second type of flat "i" as indicated by JAUZAC back to the lighthouse decorated with several illustrations color and gold, blue endpapers backgrounds, all edges gilt.Headdresses and rubbed a little tiny discoloration on the sidelines of the first flat, otherwise fine copy. Hetzel Paris s.d. [1905-1914] 18x28cm cartonnage de l'éditeur

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