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        La troisième jeunesse de madame Prune

      Calmann Lévy 1905 - - Calmann Lévy, Paris s.d. (1905), 13x19,5cm, broché. - Edition originale, un des 60 exemplaires numérotés sur Hollande, seuls grands papiers après 20 Japon. Dos fendillé et légèrement décoloré, agréable état intérieur. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 60 exemplaires numérotés sur Holland papere, seuls grands papiers après 20 Japon. spine fendillé et légèrement décoloré, agréable état intérieur. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Der Morgen. Farbholzschnitt.

       Um 1905. Signiert \"Carl-Alexander Brendel\", nummeriert und bezeichnet \"Orig. Holzschnitt, Handabzug Nr. 37./50. Druck auf breitrandigem China. 37 x 47 cm. Papier: 44,5 x 51,5 cm. Großformatiger Holzschnitt in wirkunsvollem, zarten Kolorit. Exemplar 37/50. - Der Maler, Holzschneider und Illustrator von Kinderbüchern, Karl Alexander Brendel, war Sohn des Malers Albert Brendel. 1894–1899 besuchte er die Fürstliche freie Zeichenschule Weimar. Es folgten Studienjahre in Paris und Berlin, dort war er 1905 bis 1911 ein Meisterschüler von Albert Hertel und Paul Friedrich Meyerheim.1921-1924 lehrte Brendel als Professor an der Großherzoglich-Sächsischen Kunstschule in Weimar. - Schwache Knickspuren in der oberen linken Ecke. Minimale Braunfleckchen im Rand. Oberer Rand 3 cm umgeknickt. Lose auf Karton (mit Trockenstempel \"Saturn\" montiert. Versand D: 5,00 EUR Farbholzschnitt, Holzschnitt, Jahrhundertwende, um 1900, Tageszeiten, Der Morgen, Jugendstil,

      [Bookseller: Kunstantiquariat Joachim Lührs]
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        The Christmas Books. Being; A Christmas Carol, The Chimes, The Cricket on the Hearth, The Battle of Life and The Haunted Man.

      London: J.M. Dent and Co., 1905 and 1907., 1905. First C.E. Brock illustrated Edition. 5 volumes; 8vo. Finely bound in full red morocco with raised bands, gilt devices and gilt titles to spines; gilt rule to boards; marbled end papers; top edges gilt, others untrimmed. With illustrations in colour by C. Brock. A beautiful set of these classic stories splendidly illustrated. Fine condition, in a fleece-lined cloth slip-case with ribbon pull. Bleiler; Checklist of Fantastic Literature [254]. Book Collector No.271, 'The Great Illustrators'.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        Geistiges Deutschland. Deutsche Zeitgenossen auf dem Gebiete der Litteratur, Wissenschaften und Musik. Portraits: Behring, Bergmann, Brennecke, Dahn, Crede, Czerny, Esmarch, Ewald, Fasbender, Foerster, Freund, Fürbringer, Gaertner, Geffcken, Gierke, Grawitz, Gutzeit, Haeckel, Helferich, Hirschberg, Israel, Koch, Kölliker, Knauss, Körte, Krafft-Ebing, Küster, Kussmaul, Landau, Landerer, Lassar, Leube, Leyden, Liebreich, Liszt, Loeffler, Madelung, Mering, Mommsen und andere.

      Adolf Ecksteins Verlag Berlin-Charlottenburg oJ - . Roter Ganzleineneinband mit Tiefprägung auf Deckel, 47 x 31 cm, unpaginiert, 2 Blatt, 61 Portraittafeln und 60 Biographien, ca. 1905. * Einband mit starken Gebrauchsspuren und am Rücken mit Fehlstelle, innen gut erhalten, Namen auf dem Vorsatzblatt und ein Stempel, (möglicherweisen fehlen einige Portraits und Biographien). Auf dem Titelblatt Widmung von Hertha Küster an die Burschenschaft "Obotrizia" (in Erinnerung an Konrad Küster) Weihnachten 1931. (K0c). 5000 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Herold]
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        Songs of the Valiant Voivode and Other Strange Folk-Lore for the First Time Collected From Roumanian Peasants and Set Forth in English

      Harper and Brothers, London and New York 1905 - 8vo. xii,238pp. Green cloth with gold-samped Art Nouveau design on front and spine, including title in gold on spine. According to the compiler, Vacaresco, this volume is made up of "tales and legends of our dear country (Romania) .[collected while] wander[ing] from village to village," none of which have ever been in print before. Spine slightly sunned. Overall very good condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Annuaire Illustré de la Cochinchine pour 1905

      Saigon, Claude & Cie, Editeurs, 1905. - 1 volume in-8, 544-15 pp., reliure moderne plein cuir brun, couvertures illustrées conservées, très bon état. L'ouvrage est enrichi de nombreuses illustrations à pleine page. Rare annuaire illustré de la Cochinchine, à l'aube du XXe siècle.

      [Bookseller: INDOSIAM RARE BOOKS]
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        The Nightless City: or the "History of the Yoshiwara Yukwaku."

      Yokohama: Max Nossler; London: Probsthain, 1905. 2nd ed. [so stated on title-page]. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. illustrations (some color, 1 folding), photos, 2 folding maps, xvi, 386p. Pictorial red cloth, with gilt lettering. Recased with new endpapers. 24cm. Jacket chipped at ends of backstrip and also at corners. Partial split at fold on folding color illustration. Cover nicely preserved and quite striking.

      [Bookseller: McBlain Books]
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        THE CHRISTMAS BOOKS A Christmas Carol; The Chimes: A Goblin Story; The Cricket On The Hearth: A Fairy Tale Of Home; The Battle Of Life: A Love Story; The Haunted Man and The Ghosts Bargain

      London: J. M. Dent. 1905-1907. Complete in five volumes. Publisher's deluxe bindings of full vellum with gilt decoration and titles to the upper board and spine. A beautiful set of Charles Dickens?' Christmas books, each volume with 8 full page colour illustrations and 9 black and white line drawings throughout the text by C. E. Brock. Very good or better copies, the vellum bindings without chips or tears and showing only light rubbing and darkening at the extremities. The gilt remains bright and sharp. The contents are entirely complete and without loose or torn pages. There is a little spotting to the prelims and either one or two bookplates to the pastedown or endpaper of each volume. All of the illustrations are present as called for and in fine condition. An excellent set, scarce in this deluxe edition. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers.

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        A commemorative tray made from copper sheathing recovered from Horatio Nelson's flagship, the H.M.S. Victory

      n.p., 1905. 12" diameter. "A commemorative copper plate, 12"" diameter, from the 1905 centenary of Admiral Lord Horatio Nelson?s death, cast in copper from H.M.S. Victory, Horatio Nelson's flagship at the Battle of Trafalgar, with the engraved title: ""CENTENARY MOMENTO"" bearing the identification: ""Nelson's Victory Presented by the British & Foreign Sailor's Society Containing Victory Copper from Lords of Admiralty"" The copper plate is engraved on the recto with a large anchor and a depiction of the H.M.S. Victory at center. The verso bears an inscription: ?To David From Grandma Styles.? Minor dent at top rim and light oxidation.Following the battle of Trafalgar, the H.M.S. Victory was badly damaged and could not return under the power of its own sail. After delivering Nelson's body to London, the Victory was repaired and remained in active service until 1812 when she was moored at Portsmouth. The ship served as a training ship for some time but by the turn of the 20th century, it had deteriorated so badly that in 1910 a group of enthusiasts established the Society for Nautical Research to help fund restoration of the ship which was finally completed well after the close of the Second World War (the last repairs were not completed until 2005, just in time for the bicentennial of Trafalgar). Today, it is the oldest commissioned warship in the world and attracts over 350,000 visitors as a museum ship. To help fund its restoration efforts, the Society for Nautical Research took unusable parts, including nails and copper sheathing, and melted them down to be refashioned as souvenirs. Provenance: British Foreign Sailors Society; obtained by the War Museum from a prominent British naval family collection, which had additionally featured relics from the noted Benjamin Hill Collection?"that holding included one of the largest swatches of Nelson's ensign that flew at Trafalgar in private hands. Some of these relics were featured in a recently-published peer-reviewed article, a copy of which has been included for reference."

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        Paradise Lost Illustrated by Gustave Dore Edited, with Notes and a Life of Milton by Robert Vaughan

      London: Cassell and Company, Limited, n.d. (c.1905)., 1905. Folio. pp.lxii; 329. Publisher's original dark brown cloth pictiorially blocked in silver and gilt, attractively respined and cornered in brown morocco, gilt. Illustrated with 50 black and white plates by Dore, all with captioned tissue guard. Plate XI bound in opposite p.78 rather than the listed p.74. Internally clean, wide margins, a handsome copy. Book Collector No.271, 'The Great Illustrators'.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        Outdoor Pastimes of an American Hunter. Illustrated.

      New York, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1905., 39. 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. Wheelock p10

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        A Christmas Carol in Prose Being A Ghost Story of Christmas.

      London: J. M. Dent; New York: E. P. Dutton., [1905]. Octavo (177 x 110 mm). Finely bound by Riviere & Son in green morocco, spine gilt in compartments between five raised bands, gilt lettered in two panels, front board with morocco onlay in seven colours of Mr and Mrs Fezziwig dancing, gilt panels to boards with holly and mistletoe tools, triple fillets with leaf cornerpieces gilt to turn-ins, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. Housed in a green cloth slipcase. Eight colour plates including frontispiece and black and white illustrations in the text by C. E. Brock. Contemporary book label to initial blank. Spine a little darkened, extremities lightly rubbed; slipcase lightly faded and with one corner starting to fray. An excellent copy. First Brock edition of Dickens's first and most enduring Christmas gift book which was first published in 1843. A lovely copy in a delightful onlay binding by Riviere & Son.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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      [Austin, Tx, 1905. Folio. Light soiling, confined primarily to exterior leaves. Some light age toning. With authorial corrections throughout. Very good. In a brown half morocco box. Original draft of the novel, written when Clint Brown was an undergraduate at the University of Texas. Brown's conceit is that he has uncovered a manuscript written by Robert Blalock, a firsthand account by a young man who joins the Texas Revolution under the protection of an experienced backwoodsman, Ramrod Jones. It was published in 1905 by the Saalfield Publishing Co. in New York. This draft differs from the published version in various ways, and includes corrections by the author as well as the main draft. Clinton Giddings Brown went on to become District Attorney of San Antonio (1911-13) and then mayor of San Antonio (1913-16). He continued to practice law until he retired, and published a book about his law cases entitled YOU MAY TAKE THE WITNESS (1955). OCLC lists only fifteen copies of the printed version of the present work.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana]
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        Skazki Pushkina. Skazka o tsare Saltane, o syne evo slavnom i moguchem bogatyre, knyaze Gvidone Saltanovich, i o prekrasnoy tsarevne Lebedi. Risunki I. Bilibina

      Ekspeditsiya Zagotovleniya Gosudarstvennych Bumag 1905 OHFt., 20 Seiten, quer 2°, mit 5 ganzseitigen farb. Illustrationen, farb. Titel und Textillustrationen. Umschlag leicht berieben und minimal abgegriffen. Bindung vom Umschlag getrennt. Innen in sehr gutem Zustand. Selten, sehr guter Zustand.Russland, Kinderbücher-Märchen, Kunst, Bilibin

      [Bookseller: Antikvariát Valentinská]
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      London: Macmillan,, 1905. The Story of a Simple Soul. Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to front board and spine gilt, decoration blocked in blind to front board, top edge gilt. Spine a little faded, minor wear to tips, endleaves foxed. An excellent copy. First edition, first impression, second state of the ads dated 10.10.05. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the half-title, "To Henry Newbolt, from H. G. Wells", together with a sketch of a laurel wreath. Between 1900 and 1905 Newbolt was the editor of the Monthly Review, where he enthusiastically reviewed Wells's The Sea Lady in 1902. A flattered Wells invited Newbolt to join the Co-efficients dining club, which had been set up by Sidney and Beatrice Webb that year, "'for politicians to meet thinkers'", and included other Edwardian luminaries such as Bertrand Russell, Sir Edward Grey and Alfred Milner. "Newbolt's intimate (if brief) friendship with H.G. Wells was one of the most surprising results of his stint as an editor" (Playing the game: a biography of Sir Henry Newbolt, p. 137).

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        Le cantique des cantiques qui est sur Salomon. Traduit littéralement et remis a la scène par Jean de Bonnefon. A éte pour la première fois a Paris le 22 Mai 1905. Illustrations de F. Kupka.

       Paris, Librairie Universelle (1905). 2°. 82 (2) S. Mit ill. Tit., 6 (dav. 4 ganzseit .) Holzschn., 2 Vign., 14 Initalien u. farb. Buchschmuck v. Frantisek Kupka. OKart. Mit 2-farb. Einbandill. Rü. u. Kanten fachgerecht restaur.Carteret I, 268 - Eines von 500 Expl. (GA 517) auf Büttenpapier. Entgegen dem Druckvermerk nicht signiert. Versand D: 4,00 EUR Kunst, Illustrierte Bücher

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        Rip Van Winkle

      London: William Heinemann,, 1905. Quarto (250 x 183 mm). Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in dark green morocco, titles and decoration to spine gilt, raised bands, single rule to boards gilt, pictorial title block to front board gilt, inner dentelles gilt, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. With 51 tipped in colour plates, captioned tissues, bound in at the back. An excellent copy. First Rackham edition, first printing. A beautifully bound copy.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Cantabrigia illustrata,

      Macmillan and Bowes. Very Good. 1905. Hardback. Please note that this is a heavy item and will require extra postage for international shipping.; Green cloth boards, scored on back, rubbing on edges and corners. Some yellowing to fore and end pages, also foxing to top and bottom edge of first illustrated page (p.15) which has its protective greaseproof covering page intact. Otherwise all pages, text and illustrations, very clean, bright and unmarked. 1905 reprint of 1690 original, with 34 line drawings of Cambridge colleges. .

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        The Tao Teh King: A Short Study in Comparative Religion

      Chicago: Theosophical Book Concern, 1905 - First edition, first printing. Octavo, 23.7*16.1cm, xx,134p. Book spine ends rubbed, bright gilt lettering to front board, clean endpapers and internal pages. Overall very good. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Chinese Art Books]
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        Fidus. - "Sturzwellen".

      - Zeichnung / Federzeichnung, in schwarzer Tusche, auf Papier, 1905/1906. Von Fidus. 11,5 x 20,0 cm (Darstellung) / 14 x 23 cm (Blatt) / 20 x 29 cm (Trägerkarton). Links unten in schwarzer Feder monogrammiert: "F". Unterhalb der Darstellung eigenhändig betitelt. Auf dem Trägerkarton Sammlernotiz in Bleistift: "Originalfederzeichnung (.) von Fidus". - Vorzeichnung zur 1906 in der Münchner Wochenzeitschrift "Jugend" (Nr. 11, Band 1) veröffentlichten Heliogravure. - Papier etwas gebräunt. Die Ecken leicht knickspurig. Original auf Trägerkarton montiert. Gut erhalten. Fidus (1868 Lübeck - 1948 Woltersdorf / Berlin). Eigentlich Hugo Höppener. Deutscher Maler, Zeichner und Buchillustrator. Bedeutender Vertreter der reformerischen Jugendbewegung vor dem 2. Weltkrieg. Aus seiner naturreligiösen und lichtmystischen Haltung formte er einen spezifischen Jugendstil.

      [Bookseller: GALERIE HIMMEL]
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        Deutschlands Obstsorten. Vorhandene Lieferungen in 2 Bänden gebunden.

      Stuttgart: Eckstein & Stähle,, 1905 - 1930. Band I. Äpfel und Birnen mit 84 Chromolithographien (Frucht) + zahlreiche sw Abbildungen (Baum/Strauch) mit meist mehrseitigem begleitendem Text. / Band II: Beeren , Birnen, Kirschen, Äpfel, Zwetschgen, 74 Chromolithographien (Frucht) + zahlreiche sw Abbildungen (Baum/Strauch) mit meist mehrseitigem begleitendem Text. 30 x 23 cm Halbleder, Lederecken. Sehr gute, saubere Exemplare. Keinerlei Eintrag. Wirken ungelesen. Tafeln und Seiten Tadellos erhalten. Kein Titelblatt aber einzelne Vorworte und Einführungen z. B. zur Stachelbeeren, Johannisbeeren..... (wohl zu den Lieferungen). Einbände mit minimalen Spuren. 1 Ecke leicht bestossen. Folgende Obstsorten sind enthalten: INHALT die Sorten sind nummeriert. BAND I: Äpfel und Birnen: 1. Gravensteiner / 2. Prinzenapfel / 3. Goldpärmäne / 4. Schöner von Boskoop / 5. Canada-Renette / 6. Cox Orangen-Renette / 7. Muskat-Renette / 8. Ribston Pepping / 9. Gelber Bellefleur / 10. Roter Bellefleur / 11. Adersleber Calvill / 12. Grosse Casseler Renette / 13. Gute Graue / 14. Gute Louise von Avranches / 15. Köstliche von Charneu / 16. Birne von Tongre / 17. Boscs Flaschenbirne / 18. Dr. Jules Guyot / 19. Williams Christbirne / 20. Amanlis Butterbirne / 21. Grumkovwer Butterbirne / 22. Nordhäuser Winer-Forellenbirne / 23. Hardenponts Winterbutterbirne / 24. Napoleons Butterbirne / 25. Weisser Winter-Kalvill / 26. Gelber Edelapfel (Golden noble) / 27. Ananas Renette / 28. Boikenapfel / 29. Landsberger Renette / 30. Baumanns Renette / 31. Herzogin von Angouleme / 32. Diels Butterbinre / 33. Madame Verte / 34. Clairgenaus Butterbirne / 35. Josephine von Mecheln / 36. Esperens Bergamotte / 37. Lord Suffield / 38. Grahams Jubiläumsapfel / 39. Lord Grosverno / 40. Charlamowsky / 41. Apfel aus Croncels / 42. Kaiser Alexander / 43. Danziger Kanatapfel / 44. Geflammter Cardinal / 45. Minister von Hammerstein / 46. Atlantaapfel / 47. Gelber Richard / 48. Roter Eiserapfel / 49. Sommer-Eierbirne oder Bestebirne / 50. Peteresbirne / 51. Grüne Sommer-Magdalene / 52. Leipziger Rettigbirne / 53. Vereins-Dechantsbirne / 54. Gellerts Butterbirne / 55. Holzfarbige Butterbirne / 56. Marie Luise / 57. Edelcrassane / 58. Olivier des Serres / 59. Winter Dechantsbirne / 60. Winter-Nelis / 61. Muskatellerbirne / 62. Clapps Liebling / 63. Stuttgarter Gaishirtle / 64. Andenken an den Kongress / 65. Pastorenbirne / 66. Kuhfuss / 67. Grosser rheinischer Bohnapfel / 68. Rote Sterrenette / 69. Jakob Lebel / 70. London Pepping / 71. Graue Herbstrenette / 72. Graue französische Renette / 73. Weisser Klarapfel / 74. Roter Herbst-Kalvill / 75. Halberstädter Jungfernapfel / 76. Bismarckapfel / 77. Goldrenette v. Blenheim / 78. Harberts Renette / 79. Kaiser Wilhelm / 80. Pommerscher Krummstiel / 81. Weisser Winter-Taffeltapfel / 82. Champagner-Renette / 83. Parkers Pepping / 84. Königlicher Kurzstiel. ----------------- BAND II: Stachelbeeren :85. Rote Triumphbeere / 86. Sämling von Maurer / 87. Früheste gelbe / 88. Grüne Riesenbeere / 89. Beste Grüne / 90. Grüne Flaschenbeere / 91. Weisse Triumphbeere / / 92. Weisse volltragende / Johannisbeeren: 93. Rote Holländische / 94. Rote Versailler / 95. Weisse Holländische / 96. Lee\'s Schwarze / Birnen: 97. Prinzessin Marianne / 98. Neue Poiteau / 99. Esperens Herrenbirne / 100. Hofratsbirne / 101. Liegels Winter-Butterbirne / 102. Forellenbirne / 103. Weisse Herbst-Butterbirne / 104. Blumenbachs Butterbirne / 105. Le Lectier / 106. Präsident Drouard / 107. Baronsbirne / 108. Grosser Katzenkopf / Kirschen: 109. Früheste der Mark / 110. Kassins Frühe / 111. Türkine / 112. Kunzes Kirsche / 113. Dankelmann / 114. Rote Maikirsche / 115. Diemitzer Amarelle / 116. Königliche Amarelle / 117. Königliche Hortensie / 118. Ostheimer Weichsel / 119. Lucienkirsche / 120. Eltonkirsche / Äpfel: 121. Roter Gravensteiner / 122. Cellini / 123. Schöner aus Pontoise / 124. Nathusius Taubenapfel / 125. Peasoods Goldrenette / 126. Grossherzog Friedrich von Baden / 127. Signe Tillish / 128. Tiefblüte / 129. von Zuccalmaglios-Renette / 130. Königinapfel (The Queen) / 131. Gloria mundi / 132. Ontarioapfel / Kirschen: 133. Grosse Germersorfer Knorpelkirsche / 134. Büttners späte rote Knorpelkirsche / 135. Grosse schwarze Knorpelkirsche / 136. Schneiders späte Knorpelkirsche / 137. Hedelfinger Riesenkirsche / 138. Dönissens gelbe Knorpelkirsche / 139. Schöne von Chatenay / 140. Kochs verbesserte Ostheimer Weichsel / 141. Grosse Gobet / 142. Grosse lange Lotkirsche / 143. Fromms Herzkirsche / 144. Landele / Birnen: 145. Bunte Julibirne / 146. Frühe von Trevoux / 147. marguerite Marillat / 148. Doppelte Philippsbirne / 149. Minister Dr. Lucius / 150. Madame Treyve / 151. Alexander Lucas / 152. Six Butterbirne / 153. Geheimrat Dr. Thiel / 154. Pitmaston / 155. Charles Cognee / 156. Sievernicher Mostbirne / Zwetschen + Pflaumen: 157. Bühler Frühlingszwetsche / 158. The Czar / 159. Ontoariopflaume / 160. Wangenheims Frühzwetsche / 161. Königin Viktoria / 162. Jefferson / 163. Mirabelle von Nancy / 164. Herrenhäuser Mirabelle / 165. Große grüne Reineclaude. / 166. Kirkes Pflaume / 167. Italienische Zwetsche / 168. Hauszwetsche, auch gemeine Zwetsche. V Versand D: 4,80 EUR

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Buchau]
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        Les fleurs du mal (in 2 Bänden), (IN FRANZÖSISCHER SPRACHE)

      Paris, Ambroise Vollard, mit je einem 2-farbigen Vortitel mit fast blattgroßer Vignette, einem illustrierten Titel, 36 Original-Holzschnitten und zahlreichen Holzschnitt-Vignetten von Emile Bernard, 12 Bl., 314 S., 6 Bl.; 9 Bl., S. 317-543, 8 Bl., 26x33, helle illustriertes und goldgeprägtes O Pgmt mit Kopfgoldschitt und je 2 goldgeprägten Vignetten auf Vorder- und Rückendecke SCHÖNE EXEMPLARE Nr. 123 von 200 (GA 250) im Impressum nummerierten Exemplaren auf Vélin d\'Arches. Erstmals 1905 mit Holzschnitten von Bernard erschienen, hier in der erweiterten Ausgabe sowie eingebundener illustrierter Original-Broschur. Am Ende des 2. Bandes sind zusätzlich je ein doppeltes Blatt des 1. und 2. Bandes mit eingebunden Versand D: 5,00 EUR Ku 44510

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        Reisen in Celebes Ausgefuehrt in den Jahren 1893-1896 und 1902-1903

      White Lotus, Wurzburg 1905 - Reisen in Celebes Ausgefuehrt in den Jahren 1893-1896 und 1902-1903 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Jack Churchhouse = signiert in: the Pamir under the New Zealand Ensign, Großband, 284 Seiten, tolle Bilder, Text english, Geschichte des späteren deutschen Großseglers in der Zeit 1905-1957


      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Roland Füchsle]
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      London: Elkin Mathews, 1905 - Small octavo, pp. [1-13] 14-128 [129-130: blank] [note: last leaf is a blank], frontispiece illustration by Jack B. Yeats, title page printed in red and black, original green cloth, front and spine panels stamped in white, all edges untrimmed. First edition. A mixed collection of short fiction including fantastic sailor's yarns of the "tall tale" variety, a lively assortment of ghosts and devils, drawn from traditional sources. "Excellent material. The folk tales have an air of authenticity, and the more formal stories . are imaginative and nicely handled." - Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 1121. A cornerstone of Edwardian supernatural fiction. Clute and Grant (eds), The Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1997), pp. 628-29. Not in Bleiler (1948; 1978) or Reginald (1979; 1992). Some loss of the delicate white enamel stamping on the spine panel, else a fine copy. An uncommon book. (#149917) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Currey, L.W. Inc. ABAA/ILAB]
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        An Eye for an Eye, First Edition. Inscribed by Darrow

      1905. Inscribed by Darrow to a Fellow Criminal Defense Attorney Darrow, Clarence [1857-1938]. An Eye for an Eye. New York: Fox, Duffield & Company, 1905. 213 pp. Original cloth, gilt titles to front board and spine. Some rubbing to extremities, corners and spine ends bumped, a few tiny stains, some fading to sections of boards and spine, rear hinge starting. Author inscription to front endleaf, light toning to text, negligible foxing to a few leaves. $1,750. * First edition. Darrow's only fictional work, aside from his autobiographical novel, Farmington, published in 1904. It tells the story of Jim Jackson, who struggles with poverty and harsh circumstances, before finally murdering his wife in a fit of rage. Faced with the gallows, Jackson confesses: "If ther'd been forty scaffolds right before my eyes, I'd have brought down the poker just the same." Darrow's novel is a sociological polemic which foreshadows such later works as Theodore Dreiser's An American Tragedy and Upton Sinclair's The Jungle. Abe Ravitz, in his Clarence Darrow and the American Literary Tradition, observed that An Eye for an Eye was worthy of a trophy not only for sociological veracity but also for genuine literary achievement. This copy was inscribed "with the regards of his friend and admirer" to James K. Jones, a lawyer in Washington, DC, who often served in criminal cases. The University of Minnesota owns the letter in which he acknowledges receipt of Darrow's book. Jones praises it as "a vivid and truthful picture...of much that comes along in many a poor devil's life... [It] turns light on places where light was needed." Hunsberger, Clarence Darrow: A Bibliography 55.

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        The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques & Discoveries of the English Nation: Made by Sea or Over-land to the Remote and Farthest Distant Quarters of the Earth at any Time Within the Compasse of these 1600 Years

      James MacLehose and Company, Glasgow 1905 - Limited edition. Octavo. Blue cloth gilt, top edge gilt, uncut edges, fold-out maps and illustrations. Foxing to most volumes, mostly along fore-edges, toning to endpapers, else a near fine and attractive set. A tasteful reprint of Richard Hakluyt's work. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Tale of Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle.

      London: Frederick Warne & Co.,, 1905. Sextodecimo. Bound in recent brown half morocco, titles and decoration to spine gilt, raised bands, original pictorial paper covered boards, original pictorial endpapers at front. With colour illustrations by the author. Gift inscription to verso of front free endpaper otherwise an excellent copy. First edition, first impression. Charmingly bound.

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        A Rebel's Recollections

      NY: Putnam's, 1905. Fourth edition, with an additional chapter on the Old Régime in the Old Dominion and a new preface. Inscribed by the author in the year of publication to a former Union soldier, Col. George W. Dunn. Harwell In Tall Cotton 52: "Enjoyable record of Confederate service by a young man who fought well and wrote well and knew that the Civil War was the central experience of his generation." Dornbusch I, 1181: "Author's service in the 1st Virginia Cavalry." Nevins I, p. 85: "Charming, highly literate series of reminiscences by a young Confederate who obviously enjoyed his war experiences." Nicholson, p. 267 (for the 1875 first edition).

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        The History of Don Quixote.

      London: Cassell & Company, Limited, [1905-06] - 30 parts (complete), quarto. Original blue-green printed wrappers, stapled as issued. Housed in two rudimentary custom made cloth-backed board chemises, with ties. Front covers with neat stamps of the Hobart (Tasmania) bookseller W. R. Propsting and a few pencilled ownership inscriptions. Wrappers of one or two parts toned, a touch of foxing in places. A very good set. Illustrated throughout by Gustave Doré. The most famous illustrated edition of Cervantes's masterpiece. Doré's edition first appeared in Paris (1863) and in English in 1866. This parts issue is apparently rather scarce: Copac records only one set (Cambridge), in British and Irish institutional libraries, and OCLC only the set at Case Western Reserve University.

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        Croquis et Impressions d'Amerique

      GOBAT, Albert. Croquis et Impressions d'Amerique. 294 pp. Illustrated throughout. Small folio, 265 x 180 mm, bound in publisher's polychrome binding featuring the Liberty Bell depicted against a U.S. flag background. Berne: Grunau, n.d. [1905].The chronicle of a visit to America by the Swiss winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, profusely illustrated with photographs and woodcuts. A fine copy of this handsome polychrome binding.

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        Cartolina postale autografa del musicista Giacomo Puccini inviata da Buenos Aires alla sorella Otilia Del Carlo nell'estate del 1905.

      1905 - Cartolina postale in formato cm.9x13,8, con una veduta del Palacio de Las Aguas Corrientes di Buenos Aires. Al recto, con bella firma autografa "Saluti a tutti, stiamo benone, G. Puccini". Al verso francobollo rimosso e l'indirizzo del destinatario vergato di pugno del Maestro Sull'onda dei grandi successi in ogni parte d'Europa, il 1 giugno 1905 Puccini intraprese un lungo viaggio a bordo del transatlantico "Savoia", assieme alla famiglia, con destinazione Buenos Aires. Osannato dalla foltissima colonia italiana in Argentina, assisté all'esecuzione di svariate sue opere al Teatro de la Ópera e, dopo un breve soggiorno a Montevideo, rientrò in Italia il 17 agosto, a bordo della nave "Umbria". Fu durante questo lungo viaggio che la presente cartolina fu inviata alla sorella Otilia, moglie del lucchese Carlo Del Carlo 50 gr.

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        Kate Greenaway

      Adam and Charles Black, London 1905 - A clean and bright copy of the biographical text on arguably the most famous children`s book illustrator of the 19th century, Kate Greenaway. Includes a rare hand-drawn illustration of a girl holding a candle by Kate Greenaway herself. With numerous B&W and coloured plates of illustrations by Greenaway and photographs, with captioned tissue-guards. Signed twice by John Greenaway, father of Kate Greenaway. Top edge gilt. 300 p. Limited to 500 copies, this copy numbered 390. First edition. Endpapers patterned - using Greenaway`s nursery wall paper design. Includes several pieces (back and spine) of the original dust jacket. Cover has slight rubbing and a small blue pen mark. Otherwise in a very nice condition and extremely scarce. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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      [N.p., likely New York, 1905. Minor edge wear, some thumb-soiling, a few examples with minor marginal surface wear. Very good. In a cloth clamshell case, leather label. A substantial archive of original art by William E. Spader, one of the principal artists hired to create illustrations for Edward Harriman's monumental fourteen- volume work THE HARRIMAN ALASKA SERIES, published throughout the first decade-and-a-half of the 20th century. This important collection documents one of the great scientific expeditions of the late 19th century. Edward H. Harriman was a wealthy railroad magnate, one of the original robber barons of lore, who greatly desired to hunt bear in Alaska. Never one to do anything small, he decided not only to travel to Alaska to hunt bear on Kodiak Island, but to finance a major scientific expedition to Alaska along the way. The Harriman Expedition comprised an elite roster of scientists, artists, photographers, and naturalists whose goal was to explore and document the Alaskan coastline. For almost two months, in June and July 1899, the S.S. GEORGE W. ELDER steamed up the coast from Seattle to Siberia while various experts, including John Muir, Edward Curtis, and other botanists, biologists, geologists, artists and photographers recorded what they encountered along the way. The greatest benefit of the expedition turned out to be the sizeable published record of the journey, which Harriman financed himself. The fourteen-volume HARRIMAN ALASKA SERIES was published by Doubleday beginning in 1901, and remains a landmark of Arctic exploration. William Edgar Spader was a Brooklyn-born craftsperson, and illustrator, whose work appears in much of Harriman's Alaska series. Spader lived and worked in New York, and is best remembered for his watercolors depicting beautiful women of the Art Deco period. Spader's drawings here show landscapes, numerous views of glaciers, seal hunting, camp scenes, several scenes featuring canoeing or kayaking, one illustration of death head carvings, and much more. Some of the illustrations are captioned in pencil on the reverse, identifying specific views of Davidson Glacier, Hinchinbrook Island, Spruce Island, Hanging Valley, Grewingk Glacier, Charpentier Glacier, Plover Bay, Reid Glacier, Yale Glacier, Chilkoot Lake, Russell Fiord, College Fiord, the head of Lynn Canal, a view upland near Walker Bay, the tundra near Port Clarence, a view showing the caves in Barry Glacier, a landscape showing the ridged surface of Columbia Glacier, a large landscape showing the moraine of Columbia Glacier, a landscape of the hills near Brady Glacier, a large scene of an overturned forest near the La Perouse Glacier, an indoor view of a church at Metlakahtla, and a distant view of St. Paul Village, among others. A few examples show production notes, including size notations and penciled frame lines. Spader's dozens of illustrations for Harriman's published work are well-executed black-and-white line drawings after photographs from the expedition by the likes of Grove Karl Gilbert, C. Hart Merriam, A. K. Fisher, W. B. Devereaux, and others. Numerous examples of Spader's original artwork was used to illustrate volume one of the HARRIMAN ALASKA SERIES, starting with John Burroughs' introductory essay, "Narrative of the Expedition." One illustration is captioned on the reverse, "Little Auklets Pribilof Islands, Bering Sea For Burroughs' Article." It is marked in pencil "Vol. 1, Pg. 98," where it appears in the printed work. Another illustration captioned on the verso, in pencil, "Church at Metlakahtla" is captioned in the published work as "Interior of Church Made by Indians at Metlakahtla" on page 25 of Burroughs' work. An illustration by Spader of an irrigating water wheel can be seen on page 13 of Burroughs' essay, another of a canoe in drift ice in Yakutat Bay is found on page 95, and yet another of "Yakutat Indians Paddling" appears on page 60. More Spader illustrations can be found in John Muir's contribution in volume one of the HARRIMAN ALASKA SERIES; two views of Davidson Glacier appear on page 121 of volume one with both of the original illustrations having pencil notations on the verso identifying them as "Davidson Glacier...Muir or After." Yet more Spader illustrations appear in the final essay in volume one of the published work, George Bird Grinnell's "The Natives of the Alaska Coast Region," namely: The Tlinkit Dance Rattle (p. 139), a Tlinkit canoe of southeast Alaska (p. 140), a Yakutat sealing canoe (p. 162), the aforementioned death's head carving (p. 165), an "Eskimo Summer House and Fireplace, Plover Bay, Siberia" (p. 171), an Eskimo man and woman at Plover Bay (p. 175), and an Eskimo umiak (p. 179). Numerous illustrations of glaciers included here are featured in Gilbert's GLACIERS AND GLACIATION (volume three of the series). An examination of the text yields no fewer than thirteen examples of Spader's artwork featured in the published version of Gilbert's work, highlights of which include large drawings of Barry Glacier, College Fiord, Reid Glacier from the Northeast, the ice cliff of Hubbard Glacier hovering over Disenchantment Bay, and the moraine of the Columbia Glacier. Three of Spader's drawings present here illustrate a poem called "The Song of the Innuit" by William H. Dall, which was printed at the end of the second volume of the HARRIMAN ALASKA SERIES. Dr. Dall was a paleontologist for the U.S. Geological Survey, Honorary Curator of Mollusks at the U.S. National Museum, and also a member of the scientific party for the Harriman expedition. One illustration titled "Black Iceberg" is marked on the reverse, "Harriman Alaska Expd. Return original & proof to C. Hart Merriam Washington D.C." Clinton Hart Merriam was the head of the Division of Economic Ornithology and Mammalogy at the United States Department of Agriculture, one of the founders of the National Geographic Society, and most importantly here, the organizer of the scientific party for the Harriman Alaska Expedition. Merriam's treatise on the Bogoslof volcano in volume two of Harriman's Alaska yields yet another Spader illustration utilized in the published work, namely his drawing of Murre's eggs on page 330. This wonderful archive of Spader's work for the Harriman publication is a wealth of research material for understanding the utilization of art during book publication, and for examination of the artist's technique in translating photographs to drawings.

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        Fidus. - "Sturzwellen".

      - Zeichnung / Federzeichnung, in schwarzer Tusche, auf Papier, 1905/1906. Von Fidus. 11,5 x 20,0 cm (Darstellung) / 14 x 23 cm (Blatt) / 20 x 29 cm (Trägerkarton). Links unten in schwarzer Feder monogrammiert: "F". Unterhalb der Darstellung eigenhändig betitelt. Auf dem Trägerkarton Sammlernotiz in Bleistift: "Originalfederzeichnung (.) von Fidus". - Vorzeichnung zur 1906 in der Münchner Wochenzeitschrift "Jugend" (Nr. 11, Band 1) veröffentlichten Heliogravure. - Papier etwas gebräunt. Die Ecken leicht knickspurig. Original auf Trägerkarton montiert. Gut erhalten. Fidus (1868 Lübeck - 1948 Woltersdorf / Berlin). Eigentlich Hugo Höppener. Deutscher Maler, Zeichner und Buchillustrator. Bedeutender Vertreter der reformerischen Jugendbewegung vor dem 2. Weltkrieg. Aus seiner naturreligiösen und lichtmystischen Haltung formte er einen spezifischen Jugendstil.

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        Historisch-politische Romane. Durchgesehen und herausgegeben von Ernst Goetz. 40 Bände.

      Berlin, Rich. Eckstein Nachf. (H. Krüger), o.J. [1905 ff.] - 8°. Zus. über 20.000 SS. Mehrfarb. OLn. mit Reliefprägung (etwas beschabt und bestoßen). Komplette Werkausgabe in den dekorativen Original-Einbänden.- Zusammenstellung: Nena Sahib oder Die Empörung in Indien (3 Bände) - Villafranca oder Die Kabinete und die Revolutionen (4 Bände) - Zehn Jahre! II. Abteilung von "Villafranca"(4 Bände) - Magenta und Solferino. III. Abteilung von "Villafranca" (4 Bände) - Puebla oder Der Schatz der Ynkas (3 Bände) - Biarritz [und] Gaeta Düppel. Fortsetzung von Biarritz (jew. 4 Bände) - Um die Weltherrschaft (5 Bände) - Sebastopol (5 Bände) - Das Kreuz von Savoyen (4 Bände).- Herrmann Ottomar Friedrich Goedsche (Trachenberg in Schlesien 1815 - 1878 Warmbrunn, heute Cieplice), " war ein Agent Provocateur für die Preußische Geheimpolizei. Er fälschte Briefe, die als Beweise gegen demokratisch Gesinnte benutzt wurden. 1849 wurde er ertappt mit Fälschungen im Prozess gegen Franz Leo Benedikt Waldeck und musste den Postdienst verlassen. 1848 trat er in die Redaktion der neu gegründeten Neuen Preußischen (Kreuz-)Zeitung ein. Er war ein Anhänger der Konservativen und kämpfte in scharfer Form gegen die Anhänger des Fortschritts [.] Die 'Historisch-politischen Romane aus der Gegenwart' von Sir John Retcliffe sind mit Abenteuern angereicherte Tendenzromane, die das gesamte politische Geschehen seiner Zeit zum Inhalt haben. Literarisch steht er in der Tradition des historischen Romans, wie ihn Walter Scott, Charles Sealsfield und Theodor Mügge pflegten, den er allerdings mit sensationellen Elementen anreicherte und sich dabei von Autoren wie Eugène Sue, Alexandre Dumas dem Älteren und George Hesekiel leiten ließ [.] Obwohl er sich ein englisches Pseudonym zugelegt hatte, hegte er eine starke Abneigung gegen England, und seine politischen Ansichten gegen das perfide Albion kommen auch in seinen Romanen deutlich zum Ausdruck. Ebenso nahm er in ihnen Partei gegen Kolonisation und die Unterdrückung von Völkern [.] In seinem Roman Biarritz (1868) bildet das Kapitel 'Auf dem Judenkirchhof in Prag' die wesentliche Quelle des späteren antisemitischen Pamphlets 'Die Protokolle der Weisen von Zion'." (wikipedia).- Papierbedingt gebräunt. Vorsatzpapier bei den Innengelenken einiger Bände eingerissen, sonst ein sehr gutes, kaum fleckiges Exemplar der Werkausgabe. Literatur [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The naval history of Great Britain : with the lives of the most illustrious admirals and commanders, from the reign of Queen Elizabeth. ... including all the great events of the present war, to the year one thousand seven hundred and fifty eight.

      London, printed for James Rivington and James Fletcher; and John Hinton, 1758. In four volumes XLVIII, 271, XII, 336, XI, 339 und XI, 370 mit zusammen 4 gefalteten Karten und 11 Porträtkupfern 18 cm, fachmänisch restaurierter Ledereinband, Innengelenke verstärkt Ex-Libris auf Spiegel, Spiegel und Vorsätze im Randbereich leimschattig, sonst guter fast fleckenfreier Zustand Versand D: 3,00 EUR

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        Die vier Jahreszeiten., Gedichte.

      München, Albert Langen, Verlag für Kunst und Kultur, 1905 - 175 Seiten mit Lesebändchen, der Rücken sowie die unteren Kanten bestossen, auf dem Titel Signatur des Vorbesitzers, unter dem Widmungstext vom Autor signiert. Die Gedichte, die diese Blätter enthalten, sind Berthe Marie Denk in Ehrerbietung zugeeignet. Wilpert/Gühring 21; Hayn/Gotendorf VIII,331; KNLL 17/460. Frank Wedekind (* 24. Juli 1864 in Hannover - + 9. März 1918 in München; eigentlich Benjamin Franklin Wedekind) war ein deutscher Schriftsteller und Schauspieler. Signierte Exemplare von Frank Wedekind sind äußerst selten!!! Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 550 Kl.-8°, gebundene Ausgabe, Goldgeprägtes braunes Original-Leinen, Kopfgoldschnitt. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        Cynographia curiosa seu canis descriptio, juxta methodum et leges illustris Academiae naturae curiosorum adornata, multisque curiosis, raris, jucundis & stupendis naturae artisque observationibus, secretis et quaestionibus referta, et matissa curiosa ejusdem argumenti, complectente Joh. Caji Libell....

      Nürnberg, Endter, 1685. Erste (1.) Auflage. Mit einem gestochenen Frontispiz, einem Titelkupfer und zahlreichen gestochenen Vignetten im Text, 25 Bll., 258 Seiten, 8 Bll. (Index u. Errata). 8° (20,5 x 17 cm), Pergamentband der Zeit mit Rückentitel. VD17 39:121902K; Lindner 1583.01.; Schwerdt II, 63; Chapin 1380 R (R für Rara); Horowitz Collection p. 154; Hubbard \"Literature of british dogs\" p.19 - \" A rare book... This is the first book to refer to the Dachshund by name...\" ; siehe auch Nerlinger, M. \"Ein Hundebuch aus dem XVII. Jahrhundert\". - Das erste in Deutschland gedruckte Hundebuch und die erste kynologische Enzyklopädie welche nicht nur alle zur damaligen Zeit bekannten Hunderassen weltweit, sondern auch sämtliche natur- und kulturgeschichtlichen Aspekte rund um das Thema Hund behandelt. Wie schon von Hubbard angemerkt, befindet sich in diesem Buch die früheste schriftliche Erwähnung des Namens \"Dachshund\". - Einband minimal berieben und angestaubt, alter hs. Besitzereintrag auf der Rückseite des Frontispiz, stellenweise leicht gebräunt. Sehr gutes Exemplar. Äußerst selten! Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        Herrn von Hohbergs Georgica Curiosa Aucta : Oder: Adelichen Land- und Feld-Lebens Auf alle in Teutschland übliche Land-und Haus-Wirthschafften in Zwölff Büchern wohleingericht / [Wolfgang Helmhard von Hohberg] Neuerfundener Dritter Theil. In welchem, gantz besondere zu diesem Zweck, sehr curiose Materien, deren man sich, mit grossem Nutzen, ... bedienen kan ..., enthalten; auch was, bevorab in den beeden Theilen, kurtz oder gar nicht berührt, ... Deme zum Beschluß, Ein bewährtes ... Koch-Buch beygefüget ist ; Alles, mit ... Registern, auch dienlichen Kupffern bestens versehen.

      Nürnberg : Endter 1715. Der sehr seltene Dritte Teil des Buches (von 3), der erst 1715 erschien (die ersten beiden Bände erschienen erstmalig 1687) [3] Bl., 608 S., [15] Bl., 378 S., [14] Bl., 110 S., [3] Bl. : Kupfert., Druckerm. (Holzschn.), zahlr. Ill. (Kupferst.). Titelbl. in Rot- und Schwarzdr. Es fehlen die Seiten 101 - 108. 33,5 m, Ganzpergament er Zeit. Pgmt. stark nachgedunkelt; am oberen Gelenk vorne ca. 6 cm unnd entzlang der Deckeloberkante aufgeplatzt. Frontispiz am unteren Rand und am Schnitt etwas angeschmutzt, insgesamt mit geringfügigen Gebrauchsspuren, guter Zustand. Hohberg (1612 - 1688 ), holte als kaiserlicher Hauptmann 1632-41 die versäumte Schulbildung nach und eignete sich alte und neue Sprachen an. 1641 quittierte er den Dienst, übernahm das väterliche Gut Süßenbach und erwarb und pachtete in den folgenden Jahren weitere Ländereien. Mitte der sechziger Jahre übersiedelte er wirtschaftlicher Schwierigkeiten und konfessioneller Beschränkungen wegen nach Regensburg, wo er bis zu seinem Lebensende vermutlich in einer österr. protestantischen Kolonie lebte. Bereits in Österreich schloß er sich einem Kreis von Literaten, darunter Hans Wilhelm von Stubenberg, Georg Adam von Kuefstein und Catharina Regina von Greiffenberg an; 1652 wurde er in die \"Fruchtbringende Gesellschaft\" in Weimar aufgenommen. H. schrieb Lieder, Gedichte und Versepen. Sein Hauptwerk Georgica Curiosa [.] (1682, (6)1749) ist ein Lehrbuch der Haus- und Landwirtschaft, das auch Wissen aus den Gebieten Pädagogik, Human- und Tiermedizin, Zoologie und Botanik vermittelt. (DBE) Vgl. Dünnhaupt 10.5 und 10.6.; Kress 2958; Weiss 1661; Lipperheide Pc 4; Lindner 11.0985.01. Der zweite von insgesamt 3 Bänden. Das berühmte Hauptwerk von Wolf Helmhardt von Hohberg, des 1612 auf Schloß Lengenfeld geborenen, 1688 im Exil in Regensburg gestorbenen protestantischen Landadeligen, der von 1641 bis 1660 als kleiner Grundherr auf seinen Waldviertler Gütern Süßenbach und Oberthumeritz lebte, ist der wichtigste Vertreter der sogenannten Hausväterliteratur. Es ist ein enzyklopädisches, alle Aspekte der Wirtschaft, der Rechtsprechung, der Grundherrschaft und des Verhältnisses zu den Untertanen umfassendes Nachschlagewerk für den patriarchalischen adeligen Hausvater. Versandkostenfreie Lieferung

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        Die Sklavenkarawane,

      Stuttgart, Union Deutsche Verlagsgesellschaft, 1905., - Karl May, Die Sklavenkarawane, mit 16 Tondruckbildern vierte Auflage, hrsg. Stuttgart, Union Deutsche Verlagsgesellschaft, o.J. (1905), 3 Bl., 496 S, 2 Bl., Farb. illustr. Olwd (Etw. berieb. u. best. kl. gekl. Einrisse an den Gelenken, Hdeckel leicht fl.), Plaul 249.4., DB 18, Vorder-Innengelenk m.kl. kol.Papierstr. verstärkt, N. a. Vort.; 8°, sehr schöner Zustand dieser raren u. gesuchten Ausgabe! 8° Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 1500

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        Aventures du Capitaine Hatteras au Pôle Nord

      New edition, illustrated with 150 vignettes by Rioucartonnage an elephant and range. Quite rare. Collection Hetzel Paris 1905 17x28cm 467pp. relié

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        2 autograph letters signed.

      Arcueil, 22 Oct. and 2 Nov. 1905. - 8vo. and 12mo. 2+1 pp. With one autogr. envelope. To Dr. Louis Lemonnier: "My good Monsieur Louis - Thank you for the five hundred francs that you have sent, to my account succession Fortin, dated 19th of this month. So, I owe you to this day, one thousand three hundred twenty francs (1,320 f.), that is to say: Overdue 300 (three hundred) 1st remittance (September 1905) 500 (five hundred) Remitted in Paris 20 (twenty) 2nd remittance (October 1905) 500 (five hundred) [altogether:] 1,320 francs. Yesterday, Monsieur Tornare had a fall in his kitchen. Doctor Durand came to see him. It is nothing. It is a type of congestion that made him in that state: his heart must have skipped a beat. It is though to be his fault. Madame Tornare reproaches him for not knowing how to cough to his advantage [profitably in text]; she explains that in details to him and with illustration [spot], but him, seated at his counter, looks at her with unintelligent big eyes expressing true regret for not being able to understand such simple theme. - 'But look at me', disagreeably shouts to him Madame Tornare. And him, still looks at the one he loves, hoping, no doubt, that his poor brain will shed light. Of course, Madame is not satisfied, and judges him inferior: - 'But look at me'. Then drily, harsh toned: - 'When you do not know how to cough nor look, don't talk'. Madame Tornare is a bitter Madame Geng, with no literature or philosophy [ ]" (22 Oct. 1905). - "My good old man - Very chic. You can send the rest, that is to say seven hundred francs. Please deduct, expense for sending the money, I wish to pay for it. It is the least. Thanks for all you have done [fold] for me. You are a good fellow, very nice and kind. Thanks again. My respects to Madame Lemonnier" (2 Nov. 1905).

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        A Gardener's Year.

      London: Longmans, Green & Co.,, 1905. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine gilt, top edge gilt. With the dust jacket. Frontispiece with tissue guard, 23 plates and a folding plan. Spine faded slightly, spine ends and tips rubbed, a few ink stamps to contents. An excellent copy in the partially defective jacket, heavily creased with loss to foot of spine and numerous tape repairs, mostly to verso. First edition, first impression, in the exceedingly scarce jacket (not listed in Whatmore). From the library of Roger Allen, the founder and secretary of the Rider Haggard Society, with his ownership signature to the front pastedown.

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        [Yearbook]: Oak Leaves: Class of 1905 Baptist University for Women

      Raleigh, North Carolina: Baptist University for Women. 1905. Oblong quarto. Maroon cloth. 88pp. Illustrated by the Art Class of the Baptist University for Women. Printed in black and red. Very good with a cracked front hinge, rubbing and modest wear at the corners. A yearbook for the graduating class of the Baptist University for Women in Raleigh, North Carolina in 1905, now Meredith College. The brainchild of Baptist Thomas Meredith who pioneered the idea of providing "a first-rate course of female education," the Baptist Female University opened its doors in 1899 after delays due to the Civil War delegated the goal of higher female education in the South. This was only the second year Oak Leaves was published, the tradition began in 1904 after the name of the college was changed from the Baptist Female University. The first section of the yearbook displays the different classes in descending order accompanied with a photo of each of the women, a class history, and a class poem. The sections thereafter show the activities, sports, and clubs at the university, each with a group picture of the participants printed as glossy plates. These include the Y.W.C.A., Glee Club, and literary societies, among others; as well as the basketball, baseball, and tennis teams all in uniform. One club named the Spinsters' Club is aptly illustrated with line drawings of cats in some turn-of-the-century version of a "crazy cat lady" joke with the motto, "of all the sad words of tongue or pen, the saddest are there: 'where are the men'." 1905 marked the first year that the student body established a student government, one of the first such in the South. An interesting and typographically attractive yearbook demonstrating the nascency of women's education in the early 20th Century. .

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