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        Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens. From The Little White Bird.

      Hodder & Stoughton 1906 - FIRST EDITION, 50 tipped-in colourprinted plates, each with a captioned tissue-guard and tipped to dark brown card mounts, text illustrations and title-vignette, all by Arthur Rackham, occasional light foxing, pp. xii, 126 + (plates), imp.8vo., original brick-red cloth, backstrip (rubbed at head and tail) and front cover lettered and decorated in gilt to a design by Rackham, front free endpaper map, gift inscription on the half-title, very good Many of Rackham’s illustrations for this book are among his most famous. Copies are often broken up and the plates mounted and framed for sale separately. (Garland 33)

      [Bookseller: Blackwell's Rare Books ABA ILAB BA]
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        Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens.

      London, Hodder and Stoughton, 1906 - Quarto. Recent full burgundy morocco, titles and decoration to spine gilt, raised bands, single rule to boards gilt, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt. Some occasional light foxing, a couple of plates very lightly creased, an excellent copy beautifully bound. With 50 tipped in colour plates, captioned tissues. First Rackham edition. Barrie asked Rackham to illustrate not the play Peter Pan (which remained unpublished until 1928) but make a new book from those chapters from The Little White Bird (1902) that had first introduced the character. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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      Published by Hodder & Stoughton, 1906. 1st edition.. Hardback. Good. Illustrated by Rackham, Arthur. Almost very good condition with no wrapper. Russet cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover. Gilt vignette to front cover. Colour frontispiece and 49 beautiful colour plates, collected at the end of the text, mounted on heavy brown paper with captioned tissue-guards. Endpapers are the same brown paper with map of Kensington Gardens on front endpaper. Large format. Some bumping and wear to spine and corners. 1cm split to top of spine; chipping to base of spine, with a bit of loss to cloth and a little fraying. Spine is darkened. Marks and some mottling to covers. Previous gift inscriptions on white paper, stuck to front pastedown and half-title page. Front joint is cracked, with page edges partially detached. Frontis has creasing to brown mount and some fading to edges of mount. Foxing to some pages and outer page edges; the odd margin mark. Creasing to a couple of plate mount pages, with a few tissue-guards being creased and partially detached. All plates are present - only one (Peter Pan is the Fairies' Orchestra) has 2 creases to it; rest are in beautiful condition! [S]

      [Bookseller: Stella & Rose's Books]
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        Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens. With Drawings by Arthur Rackham

      London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1906. . First trade edition, 4to, xii, 126 pp. 50 coloured plates tipped in on art paper with captioned tissues, map to fly leaf, some foxing to early leaves, minor tear to the edge of frontispiece leaf. Original gilt decorated russet cloth, marked and a little rubbed, foot of lower joint with some wear.

      [Bookseller: Bow Windows Bookshop]
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        Les maitres musiciens de la Renaissance Francaise. Editions publiees par Henry Expert. Sur les manuscrits les plus authentiques et les meilleurs imprimes du XVIe siecle, avec variantes, notes historiques et critiques, transcriptions en notation moderne, etc. 23 Bände.

      Paris, Alphonse Leduc 1894-1906. - K01109 4°. Neben den unzähligen Musiknoten mit vielen Abb. u. Faks. (Titel, Initialen usw. der Orig.-Ausgaben). OBrosch., unbeschnitten, teils noch unaufgeschnitten; die Umschläge fast alle mit stärkeren Gebrauchsspuren, Läsuren u. etlichen Defekten, bei einigen Bdn. Heftung locker bzw. gebrochen oder lose. Sonstiger Innenzustand sehr gut. Selten komplettes Expl. dieser nach 23 Bdn. abgebrochenen, dennoch monumentalen Publikation, mit der Expert (1863-1952) "die Grundlagen der Edition musikal. Quellen des 16.Jhdts." schuf und die Musikforschung des 19.Jhdts. vorantrieb; vgl. MGG (2.A.), Personenteil 6,599 f (mit Abb.). - Dazu auch Riemann (12.A.), Personenteil (1),336 u. Sachteil 204: "erste bedeutende D(enkmäler)-Publik. frz. Mehrstimmigkeit" in moderner Notation u. mit krit. Anmerkungen. Eine Fortführung u.d.T. "Monuments de la musique francaise au temps de la Renaissance" erschien erst 1924-29 in 10 Bdn.; ein 11.Bd. folgte noch 1960. - Inhalt unserer Ausg. in Kurztiteln der (nicht numer.!) Bde. mit jeweiliger Anzahl: Eustache de Caurray (1). 31 Chansons musicales (1). Claude le Jeune (8!). Guillaume Costely (3). Danceries: Cl. Gervaise (et autres, 1). Claude Goudimel (3). Clement Janequin (1). Orlande de Lassus (1); in diesem zuerst erschienenen Bd. programmat. Vorwort mit Erläut. seiner wiss. Methode. Liber quindecim missarum: Brumel, Pierre de la Rue, Io. Mouton, Fevim (2). Jacques Mauduit (1). Francois Regnard. Poesies de P. de Ronsard (et autres, 1). - Einigen Bdn. vorgebdn. ausführl. Verlagsprospekt in Engl., Franz. u. Deutsch. 13000

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat und Buchhandlung Carl Wegner]
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        Die Memoiren der Fanny Hill / von John Cleland [complete in 2 volumes]

      Paphos um jahr der Cythere [Vienna, C.W. Star] 1906 - Description: 2v.: (198, 204p.) : illus., plates ; 17cm. German translation of 'Fanny Hill: or, the Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure.' Rare edition illustrated with 6 two-colour erotic illus. on plates by Franz von Bayros. Translated by Erick Feldhammer. Subjects: Erotic fiction -- Pornography. Notes: Regarded as one of the first instances of prose pornography, originally published in 1749. According to the British Library catalogue the imprint is false, and the book was printed in Vienna. Language: German. Limited edition: nos. 262 (v.1) and 102 (v.2) of 800 numbered copies only for subscribers. Very good copies bound in contemporary decorative full soft leather. Spines sun-toned. Spine bands and panel edges somwhat dust-toned and worn as with age. Spines cocked. Corners bumped. Volume 2 is slightly more worn than volume 1. Remains quite well-preserved overall. Further scans, images etc. and additional bibliographical material available on request. 1 Kg. 1 pp. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        The History of the Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of la Mancha. 4 volumes complete.

      Edinburgh; John Grant 1906 - Four volumes, 8vo, contemporary binding in green half morocco over green cloth covered boards, the sides and corners with gilt double fillet, the spines with raised bands, the compartments panelled, lettered direct, top edge gilt the other edges untrimmed, marbled endpapers. VOLUME 1: tissue-guarded frontispiece and eight other tissue-guarded etchings by Lalauze, xlii, 445pp. VOLUME 2: tissue-guarded frontispiece and nine other tissue-guarded etchings by Lalauze, viii, [iv], 484pp. VOLUME 3: tissue-guarded frontispiece and eight other tissue-guarded etchings by Lalauze, x, [ii], 512pp. VOLUME 4: tissue-guarded frontispiece and eight other tissue-guarded etchings by Lalauze, xix, [iii], 508pp. Slight rubbing of raised bands, hinges and corners; some scattered foxing; else a very good and good-looking set. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Staniland (Booksellers) P.B.F.A.]
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        The Hisory of the Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of la Mancha. Translated from the Spanish by P. A. Motteux

      John Grant, Edinburg 1906 - 4 vols. Holandesa editorial, cabeza dorada. Retrato e ilustraciones a toda plana por Lalauze. Magnífica edición sobre fuerte papel de hilo. Plano superior del primer volumen con alguna mancha Palau, 52644

      [Bookseller: Delirium Books · Susana Bardón]
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        Love among the chickens

      George bell and sons 1906 - London 1906 colonial first edition in original wrappers, 302 pages,frontis and 3 illustrations by H M Brock ,2 pages foreign and colonial agents ,20 pages advertisements for other bells titles which are listed march 1906.This is possibly the true Ist as the sheets would have been shipped by sea and with no telephones simultaneous release would have been difficult and the march 06 catalogue offers some credence as these catalogues were revised quarterly .Love among the chickens is listed as No 676 in the Bells colonial library which is identified on the spine with bells logo and was issued at 2/6.Unlike Methuen, Alston Rivers ,Herbert Jenkins,or Faber , Newnes did not issue their own colonial editions but had an arrangement with Bells who ordered a predetermined number of the first sheets which they then bound in cloth and wraps with their inserts .Similiar to methuen the majority were bound in cloth. This copy is identical to the newnes first.As Blacks did not issue colonial editions of the school stories this would have been the first wodehouse colonial. A fine copy ,totally square ,no foxing ,soiling, chips or cracking to the spine which was common in other bells titles .This book is of legendary rarity with no mention in Mcilvaine and few people even being aware of its existence .The book is now housed in a slip case for protection .This item is probably unique, bells editions in wraps are rare as they did not last in the extreme climates and only a few copies would have been sent to each of their 100 odd agents around the world .Sales were slow as the title was still being offered in catalogues as late as 1914. An amazing item with wodehouses cut signature tipped in. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Dick Neal Fine Books]
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        Rip Van Winkle.

      Hachette et Cie,, Paris: 1906 - Edition de Grand Luxe tiree su papier du Japon, number 15 of 20 copies, signed by the artist. One half morocco over marbled boards titled in gilt. Original vellum covers bound in, fine. Lattimore and Haskell only list an edition of 200 copies, unsigned under French edition and do not note this edition of 20 copies, signed. Text in French. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: THE HERMITAGE BOOKSHOP ABAA Member]
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        The Celestial and his Religions: or the Religious Aspect in China. Being a Series of Lectures on the Religions of the Chinese.

      Hongkong, Kelly & Walsh, 1906. - Octavo. Pp. (iv), (4), 240, xviii. Appendices, index. Hardcover, bound in the original publisher's quarter crimson cloth and printed boards, endpapers lightly browned. In a very good condition. Overall an excellent copy, well preserved. ~ First edition. A DEDICATION COPY, Signed, inscribed by the author on first free endpaper: "With love from the Author". James Dyer Ball (1847-1919).

      [Bookseller: Librarium of The Hague]
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        Chic de Paris. Revue de Mode. Année complète 1906; 12 numéros.

      - Paris, M.G. Martens, 1906. Du N°121 au N° 132 plus les deux suppléments de planches en couleurs de blouses. Un fort volume de format in folio comprenant pour chaque n° un texte de 8 à 10 pages; texte bilingue franco-allemand. A chaque N° est joint un grand patron dépliant sur calque. Pour l'ensemble du volume ; 72 planches en couleurs, 40 planches en noir, 11 planches double en noir. La plupart des planches sont finement retouchées à la gouache ou à l'or ou l'argent. Robuste reliure muette en demi maroquin noir à coins. Coins légèrement mrqués, intérieur d'une très grande fraîcheur, peu commun. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: librairie Daniel Sciardet]
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        Journal de L' Expedition Antarctique Francaise 1903-1905. Le "Francais" Au Pole Sud

      Ernest Flamarion, Editeur, Paris - 1906, 1st Edition. (Hardcover) Fine. 3p.l.,[vi],xxxvii,486pp. Quarto. Frontispiece portrait and many illustrations from photos, (full page and in text), and maps (one folding). Original illustrated front wrapper bound in. Original contemporary (publisher's) dark green quarter morocco, with marbled endpapers; gilt top edge others uncut. Spine evenly sunned but still very bright. Rosove 60.A1; Spence 253. Narrative of the first French Antarctic Expedition, 1903-1905, in the ship 'Francais'. Surveyed the west coast of Palmer Peninsula, discovered Loubel Coast, Peltier Channel & charted the Biscoe Islands. The expedition wintered at Wandel Island. There is no English translation of Charcot's narrative. Preface by L'amiral Fournier. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Aquila Books(Cameron Treleaven) ABAC]
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        Dictionnaire anticatholique illustré ou Exposé critique des fourberies et des crimes de l'Eglise romaine, et biographie des principaux martyrs de la liberté (deux volumes reliés ensemble)

      Bouton, Bruxelles 1906 - 602 pages, illustrations noir et blanc, reliure skyvertex moderne, petit cachet de propriétaire sur page de garde endommagée avant reliure. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Ukiyo-e ha Gashu - Masterpieces Selected from the Ukiyoe School (Ukiyoe-ha Gwasshu) - 5 volumes deluxe limited edition.

      Japan : Shimbi Shoin -9 1906 - DELUXE LIMITED EDITION OF 100 COPIES. Text in Japanese. Large (34x48cm) set of 5 volumes. Hardcover. Decorated silk covers in portfolios, purple silk ties, top and bottom edges gilt, decorated spine edges. Many illustrations in b+w and colour. Light hessian-style covered portfolios, with Ivory toggles. Books are all G or VG, portfolios show wear - some G or VG, others Poor and damaged or with toggles or clasps broken or missing. Vol 1 - 28 colour plates, 4 b+w plates, and 4 fold-over b+w plates, and some small illustrations in text. 1 Plate has been removed, otherwise apparently complete. Most but not all tissue-guards are present. The plates are on stiff card, text on thin paper. Decorated covers and endpapers, double pages (ie printed on one side only, as is common with this type of book.) Slipcase missing one long edge, ivory togles present, poor. Book has small stain on title page, very occasional foxing to text pages, a very few pages have small creases to corners not affecting text or plates, some scuffing and rubbing to covers, G. Vol 2 - 26 colour plates, plus 3 fold-over colour plates, 2 b+w plates, and lots of small illustrations in text. Some plates have more than one picture. 9 or 10 plates seem to have been removed, otherwise apparently complete. Most but not all tissue-guards are present. The plates are on stiff card, text on thin paper. Decorated covers and endpapers, double pages (ie printed on one side only, as is common with this type of book.) Slipcase has wear ahd tears to some edges, missing small pieces from bottom of edges, ivory togles and slips present and Good. Book has very occasional foxing to text pages, some very minor scuffing and rubbing to covers, G. Vol 3 - 23 colour plates, plus 7 fold-overcolour plates, and lots of b+w illustrations in text. Some plates have more than one picture. Apparently complete. Most but not all tissue-guards are present. The plates are on stiff card, text on thin paper. Decorated covers and endpapers, double pages (ie printed on one side only, as is common with this type of book.) Slipcase has wear ahd tears to some edges, ivory togles and slips present and Good. Book has very occasional foxing some very minor scuffing and rubbing to covers, near VG Vol 4 - 34 colour plates, plus 2 fold-over colour plates, 1 b+w plate, and lots of small illustrations in text. Some plates have more than one picture. Apparently complete. Most but not all tissue-guards are present. The plates are on stiff card, text on thin paper. Decorated covers and endpapers, double pages (ie printed on one side only, as is common with this type of book.) Slipcase is very poor, one ivory toggles missing. Book has very occasional foxing, bad scuffing to cover which has lost decoration from a quarter of area, internally VG. Vol 5 - 20 colour plates, plus 6 fold-over colour plates, 1 b+w plate, and lots of small illustrations in text. Some plates have more than one picture. Apparently complete. Most but not all tissue-guards are present. The plates are on stiff card, text on thin paper. Decorated covers and endpapers, double pages (ie printed on one side only, as is common with this type of book.) Slipcase has wear, one ivory toggles missing, otherwise G. Book has very occasional foxing, minor scuffing to cover, colophon page almost loose, G. Pictures available. This a very scarce item, albeit with faults - 149 very beautiful colour plates. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Joe McKernan]
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        Masterpieces Selected from the Ukiyoye School, Volume I and II

      Shimbi Shoin, Tokyo 1906 - 1906 and 1907, Volume I and II of a five volume set, folio (13 1/2 x 19 1/2 in - 34.2 x 49.5 cm), silk covered boards with a woodblock illustration on the front board, edges beveled, spine covered in decorated silk cloth, purple silk ties, title in English in gilt on front board, top and bottom page edges in gilt, text in English. A total of 73 plates of which 63 are color woodblocks. Each plate is preceded by a tissue guard with information in English regarding the plate that follows. There are numerous black and white text illustrations in the text pages. While most are woodcuts, a few are collotypes. Issued with a straw textured folding case with ivory type clasps. According to Shimbi Shoin catalogues "Regular" and "Special" editions were issued in a total quantity of 600 sets. Each volume in a set contains a numbered limitation (these are 22 of 600) statement indicating the number of the set out of 600 sets. Volume I. 40 plates (32 color woodblock and 8 black and white collotype), 40 text pages (preface - v-viii and numbered pages 1-36). Volume I deals with the "Genre Before and About the Keicho and the Kwanyei Parts," Matabei Iwasa and the Hishikawa School. The following schools and artists are discussed and their art reproduced: Kano School, Tosa School, Hideyori Kano, Naisen Kano, Mata Iwasa, Moronobu Hishikawa, Morofusa Hishikawa, Moroshige Hishikawa, Morohira Hishikawa, Wawo Hishikawa, Tomofusa Hishikawa, Morotsugi Furuyama and Moromasa Furuyama. Volume II. 33 plates (31 color woodblock and 2 black and white collotype), 38 text pages (pages 37-74). Volume II deals with the Miyagawa School and the Kasukawa School. The following schools and artists are discussed and their art reproduced: Choshun Miyagawa, Shunsui Katsu-Miyagawa, Choki Miyagawa; Masayuki Miyagawa, Issho Miyagawa,Shinsui Katsukawa, Shunsho Katsukawa, Shuncho Katsukawa, Shunye Katsukawa, Shunko Katsukawa, Shundo Katsukawa, Shunkaku, Shunjo, Shunkyo, Shunko, Shunrin, Shunkyoku, Shunsen, Shungyo, Kyokko Katsukawa, Shuntei Katsukawa, Shunsen Katsukawa, Shunzan Katsukawa, Shuntoku and Shundo Katsukawa. ~ Condition. Both volumes (Vol I & II) are in Very Good condition. Folding cases for both volumes are present and also in Very Condition with clasps present and no tears and only minor separation at the seams. There is foxing to both volumes. The foxing in Volume I is light while in volume II it is heavier and I could call it medium. The foxing is primarily to the non-plate pages (including the tissue guards). Foxing on the plates is generally in the margin and back and only occasionally in the image area of the plate. Both volumes have all plates and text pages. Volume II is missing the Listing of Plates and a 8 x 10 copy of the listing is included. Otherwise, the two volumes are complete in all respects. ~~ Heavy books (24 pounds packed) and extra postage will apply and be quoted based upon the destination.~~~ More information, to include digital pictures, available on request.

      [Bookseller: George C. Baxley]
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        Rip Van Winkle

      Paris : Hachette et Cie 1906 - In-8, (19x25.5 cm), relié pleine percaline décorée de l'éditeur en très bel état, tranches vertes, X pages d'introduction, suivies de 69 pages de texte suivies des illustrations de Arthur Rackham non paginées, bien complet du frontispice et des 50 compositions couleurs hors texte sous serpentes légendées ; quelques rousseurs sur les premières pages et les serpentes, les hors-texte en eux-même en sont totalement exempts, bel exemplaire. Rackham Arthur [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Exposition Rétrospective Française . Moyens de Transports . Exposition internationale de MILAN 1906

      Imprimerie BELIN Frères , Saint-Cloud 1906 - In-quarto ( 32,5/25,4 cm ) , broché , 38 pages , couverture gaufrée rempliée . Rare exemplaire nominatif sur grand papier impérial du Japon imprimé spécialement pour Mr Maurice D'ALLEMAGNE . Ouvrage illustré de 18 photographies contrecollées en noir et blanc sous serpentes légendées . Rare exemplaire nominatif . [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        The Life of Takla Haymanot in the Version of Dabra Libanos and The Miracles of Takla Haymanot in the Version of Dabra Libanos and The Book of the Riches of Kings.The Ethiopic Texts from the British Museum Ms. Oriental 723 ( Two volumes,).

      Privately Printed, London 1906 - Hardcovers. 2 Volumes. Elephant Folios. (14 inches x 15 inches,) Vol. I: (viii) + lxiv +1 - 243 + cxii interleaved plates (text and plate pages printed on one side only). Vol. II, 244 - 396 + 142pp. Original cloth with blind stamping to covers and gilt titling to spines. Marbled endpapers and edges. One hundred and sixty-five full page colour plates. Edition limited to 250 numbered copies. An extraordinarily lavish production. The volumes are simply huge - Vol. I weighs about 30lbs and Vol. II 24lbs. This extraordinary privately-printed edition was especially commission by Lady Meux, following a visit made to her in 1902 by His Highness Ras Makonnen, (then) 'Governor of Harrar and the Dependencies of Ethiopia.' During the visit Ras Makonnen had expressed wonder at the magnificence of the Ethiopic manuscripts held in Lady Meux's museum, and she subsequently decided to reproduce 'an illustrated Ethiopic manuscript of a character which would be of special interest to His Highness ' She settled on these, the two most famous hagiographies of the renowned Ethiopian Saint, Takla Haymanot, from a magnificent manuscript (Oriental 723) held in the British Museum. The volumes comprise plates reproducing the pages of the illuminated manuscripts, English translations, and a typeset version of the Ethiopic text. A superb set. A little light rubbing at hinges, edges and points, but both volumes are near fine, and genuinely rare thus, being seldom - if ever - seen in such excellent condition due to their size, weight and age. Please NOTE: This set weighs over 50 pounds and thus shipping to any destination will be at cost. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Weiser Antiquarian Books, Inc.]
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        OEUVRES COMPLETES. Nouvelle édition illustrée.

      Paris, Société d'éditions Littéraires et Artistiques, Librairie Paul Ollendorff, s.d. [vers 1906]. - 19 volumes in-4 ; demi-chagrin rouge, dos à 4 nerfs ornés, plats en percaline rouge. Texte sur deux colonnes. (reliure ép.). La seule édition populaire illustrée. Très nombreuses gravures gravées sur bois à pleine page par les meilleurs artistes de l'époque. ILLUSTRATIONS DE : DEVERIA. - RIOU. - Henri PILLE. - Louis BOULANGER. - ADRIEN MARIE. - TOFANI. - G. ROCHEGROSSE. - Emile BAYARD. - Victor HUGO. Etc.Tome I. OEUVRES POETIQUES. - Odes et ballades. - Les Orientales; - Les feuilles d'automne. - Les chants du crépuscule. - Les voix intérieures. - Les rayons et les ombres. - Les contemplations. - Les chansons des rues et des bois. Tome II. - OEUVRES POETIQUES. - La légende des siècles. - Dieu. - La fin de Satan. - Le pape. - La pitié suprême. - Religions et religion. - L'âne. - Les quatre vents de l'esprit. Tome III. - OEUVRES POETIQUES. - Les châtiments. - Les années funestes. - L'année terrible. - L'art d'être grand-père. - Toute la lyre. - Dernière gerbe. Tome IV. THEÂTRE. - Hernani - Marion de Lorme - La roi s'amuse - Lucrèce Borgia - Marie Tudor - Angelo - La Esmeralda - Ruy Blas - Les Burgraves. Tome V. THEÂTRE. Cromwell. - Torquemada.- Théatre en liberté - Amy Robsart. - Les jumeaux. Tome VI. - Han d'Islande. - Bug-Jargal.- Le dernier jour d'un condamné. - Claude-gueux. Tome VII. - NOTRE-DAME DE PARIS. Tome VIII.- LES MISERABLES. I Fantine. II Cosette. Tome IX. - LES MISERABLES. - Marius .- L'idylle rue Plumet. Tome X. LES MISERABLES. - L'épopée rue Saint-Denis. - Jean Valjean. Tome XI. - L'archipel de la Manche. - Les travailleurs de la mer. Tome XII. L'homme qui rit. Tome XIII. Quatre-vingt-Treize Tome XIV. Choses vues. Tome XV. Le Rhin. - Alpes et Pyrénées. - France et Belgique. Tome XVI. Napoléon-le-Petit .- Histoire d'un crime. Tome XVII. Victor Hugo raconté par un témoin de sa vie .- Littérature et philosophie. - W. Shakespeare. - Paris. - Post-scriptum de ma vie. Tome XVIII. -Oeuvres posthumes. Lettres à ma fiancée - Correspondance. Tome XIX. - Avant l'exil - Pendant l'exil. - Depuis l'exil. Bel ensemble. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Livres de A à Z]
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      Paris, plon-Nourrit, 1906.** - in-folio, 23x36cm, en feuilles dans l'emboitage d' édition Avec illustrations d' Adolphe Giraldon, gravées sur bois en couleurs par lorian, Préface par Emile Gebhart, de l'Académie Française, texte établi par H Goelzer, professeur à l' Université de Paris,Tres beau livre, fort recherché illustré d'un titre frontispice, d'un portrait de Virgile, de 10 titres ornés, 10 entétes, 10 culs-de-lampe et 23 grands encadrerements varéis, le tout gravé sur bois et imprimé en couleurs, (jugendstil decoration) Tirage limité à 301 ex.: Un des 280 ex, num, sur papierà la forme des usines d'Arches. 777 g.

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        Les Eglogues de Virgile

      Plon, Nourrit et Cie 1906 - In-4 relié, plein maroquin brun, dos lisse richement orné à l'or, filets dorés sur les plats, les contre-plats et les coupes, tête dorée, couverture conservée, RELIURE DE MARTIN, ex-libris de René Baer et ex-libris de Léon Michel, 1 des 280 exemplaires sur Arches, illustrations d'Adolphe Giraldon gravées sur bois en couleurs par Florian, préface par E. Gebhart, texte établi par H. Goelzer ; mors, coiffes et coins très légèrement frottés, bel exemplaire. Giraldon Adolphe [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        LA VIDA DE LAZARILLO DE TORMES, y de sus fortunas y adversidades. Primera y segunda parte.

      Tipografía La Academia, Barcelona 1906 - 4º. 5 h. 1 h. LXXIII fol. Rústica. - Papel de hilo, sin desbarbar. Ejemplar nº 113 de una tirada de 150 ejemplares a dos tintas. Letra gótica, amplios márgenes. Magnifica impresión Colección ¿Joyas de la Bibliografía Española¿ I. [Rfs. Palau nº 133441. CCPB167072-7] [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Ransome, Arthur.

      - London: Anthony Treherne, [1906]. Squat 12mo, 96pp. With a frontispiece and 10 plates (complete). Several plates repaired, browning offset from plates to text. Original grey boards, upper cover and backstrip lettered in black and red, upper cover with a pasted-on plate of a snowy egret not repeated in the book. A very rare and extremely fragile book, professionally restored. Inscribed at the front: ÒBirthday Greetings to Harry Hayes from Virginia Miller 1908.Ó One in a series of six books listed as a series by Arthur Ransome titled ÒNature Books for ChildrenÓ, of which this was the third. According to the website ÒAll Things Arthur RansomeÓ, ÒIn 1906 Arthur Ransome was commissioned by a small publisher, Anthony Treherne & Company, to write a series of short books on "the seasons, the garden, ponds and streams, woods, fields, and country lanes." Only three of the planned six books were published before the publisher went bankrupt. According to Wayne Hammond in his Bibliography, Ransome called them 'three silly little nature books for children' and 'unlucky books'. They were certainly unlucky for Ransome, as he was paid nothing but a small advance. The three books which were published, The Child's Book of the Seasons, Pond and Stream, and Things In Our Garden, appear as entries A4-A6 in Hammond's Bibliography.Ó Hammond, Arthur Ransome: A Bibliography, 5.1. Cowen, A Ransome Book-Case, page 5. Note: two copies only are online and both seem to lack at least one plate. The correct count is a frontispiece and ten plates. The plates were printed on terrible paper, so they turn brown and crumble to the slightest touch, as well as offsetting to the opposite leaf. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Die Ewe-Stämme. Material zur Kunde des Ewe-Volkes in Deutsches-Togo. Mit 2 farbigen Karten und 172 Bildern

      Berlin, Dietrich Reimer, 1906,. Neuerer-HLWd., Bibl.-Ex., 962 S. mit zahlreichen sw. Bild-Aufnahmen u. 2 gef. farb. Karten. Einband etwas berieben u. gelockert. Bibl.-Schildchen mit Signatur auf Hinterderdecke. Mehrfach gestempelt, Signaturen. Ansonst ordentliches Exemplar. * Our books are stored in our warehouse, not in the shop. Please notify beforehand, if you want to visit us and see a specific book. Unser ZVAB-Bücher-Bestand befindet sich in unserem Lager am Stadtrand Prags, nicht in unserem Geschäft. Bitte, teilen Sie uns vorher mit wenn Sie uns besuchen möchten und bestimmtes Buch auswählen wollten *.

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        LES TENDANCES NOUVELLES Organe officiel illustré de l'Union Internationale des beaux-arts, des lettres, des sciences et de l'industrie. Avant garde periodical.

      1906 - 1906-1914. Dir. Merodack-Janeau. 2 volumes reliants les numéros 33 à 62. (numéro 54 manquant). Nombreux bois gravés de W. Kandinsky (13), G. Munter, A. de Souza-Cardoso, J. Torres Garcia, Tchouyco, etc Illustré d'oeuvres de Georges Ribemont-dessaignes, Lyonel Feiniger (dont une couverture), Boccioni, C. Carra, Russolo, etc Textes de Charles Edouard Jeanneret, reproductions de manifestes futuristes. Rare ensemble de la deuxième époque. Bon état. Voir photos.(Avant garde periodical, Futurisme, Futurismo, Futurism, Art Nouveau, Art moderne). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        LES TENDANCES NOUVELLES - Organe Officiel Illustré de l'Union Internationale des Beaux-Arts, des Lettres, des Sciences et de l'Industrie - Couvertures (2) et 4 gravures sur bois de KANDINSKY

      1906 - Angers, s.d. (1907). Dir. A. Merodack Jeaneau, L. Leroy. Un volume au format 240X307mm. Couvertures illustrées sur les 2 plats de bois de V. Kandinsky. Illustré de 4 bois gravés de KANDINSKY. Couverture restaurée, dégrafé. Voir photos. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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      EATON SEYMOUR ROOSEVELT BEARS THEIR TRAVELS AND ADVENTURES BY SEYMOUR. CAMPBELL, V.FLOYD. EATON,SEYMOUR. THE ROOSEVELT BEARS: THEIR TRAVELS AND ADVENTURES by Seymour Eaton (Paul Piper). Philadelphia: Edward Stern, 1906 (Sept. 1906). 4to (8 3/4 x 11 1/4"), green cloth backed boards, pictorial paste-on, edge of 2 pages with almost barely noticeable strengthening else near Fine. First edition of the FIRST ROOSEVELT BEAR BOOK. The two Roosevelt Bears- Teddy B. and Teddy G. leave their home out West to set off on many adventures. Illustrated by V. FLOYD CAMPBELL with 16 color plates plus a profusion of black and whites in-text. This is a beautiful copy.

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        The Story of Miss Moppet (Peter Rabbit Series Number Two)

      Frederick Warne and Co. 1906 - First edition, first issue, 1906. In excellent condition. Wallet format with Frederick Warne and Co. London and New York on rear cover, instead of the second printing which lists New York before London and is the first American edition. Panorama of text and color illustrations extending to 2492 mm. Folding into original cloth wallet with shaped pastedown label. Illustrated with 14 lovely color illustrations that open accordian style. Due to the lack of success of this panorama format, only two Potter titles were published in this form. They were later reissued in regular book format. Very rare in this very good condition, with the tab in fine condition. Housed in a custom made slipcase. Oblong 32 mo 94 mm by 112mm. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Triumphant Tour Of The New Zealand Footballers 1905

      Geddis & Blomfield 1906 - One of the rarest of rugby books, this is a comprehensive account written by the team's manager, of the tour of the New Zealand rugby team in the British Isles in 1905. The All Blacks startled British rugby with the strength and quality of their play and won every match, many by huge margins, until they were defeated by Wales in the final match of the tour. Written by the team's manager. First edition. 8vo. 176pp + ads. Numerous photos in text. Nicely rebound in blue cloth with advertisements, without the original wrappers. A nice copy. 

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      Syracuse / New York:: H H Franklin Manufacturing Company. Engravings and Printing by Bartlett & Company - The Orr Press.. (1906).. 10-1/2" x 8". 1st printing. 36 pp.. Original decorative printed heavy-stock brown paper wrappers, stapled. Decorative eps.. Only faint wear. Odd unobtrusive spot of foxing. Nr Fine.. Illustrated with 23 b&w photographic images of divers vehicles, parts, systems, etc.

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        BIBLIOTHECA CHEMICA A Bibliography of Books on Alchemy, Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Books in the Collection of the Late James Young of Kelly and Durris, Esq., LL.D., F.R.S., F.R.S.E.

      Glasgow: James Maclehose and Sons, 1906. First edition. Two volumes, cloth bound in near fine condition, spine edges slightly bumped and half titles somewhat browned, but an extraordinarily clean and bright set. Laid in is a slip stating 'With the Compliments of the Trustees and Family of the late Dr. James Young of Kelly'; 487 and 598 pages

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        Josef Kainz als Hamlet., Kaltnadel-Radierung.

      1906/07. 1906 - Signiert "F. Schmutzer". Kräftiger, teils gratiger breitrandiger Druck mit Plattenton. Großformatige Porträt in ungewöhnlichem quadratischen Format. Der österreichische Schauspieler Josef Kainz (1858-1910) präsentiert sich in seiner Rolle als Hamlet. - Schmutzer war ein österreichischer Grafiker, Fotograf und Porträtmaler. An der Wiener Akademie studierte er Malerei. Während eines Studienaufenthaltes in den Niederlanden weckte der Einfluss Rembrandt van Rijns Schmutzers Interesse an der Radierung. Eine Technik die er experimentierend weiterentwickelte. - Im Hintergrund der Figur stellenweise kleinere Oberflächenschäden durch Silberfischfraß. Das Blatt insgesamt etwas gebräunt. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 2100

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        Die Reden. Historisch-kritische Gesamtausgabe, besorgt von Alexander Tille (ab Bd. 10 von Armin Tille).

      Berlin, Verlag von Otto Elsner, 1906-14.. Bde. 1-11 8vo. Halblederbände d. Zt. (Ebde. tlw. repariert).. In dieser Vollständigkeit sehr selten. - Stumm-Halberg (1836-1901) war ein Montanindustrieller (Neunkircher Eisenwerk), konservativer Politiker und Reichstagsabgeordneter. Er war 1867 Mitbegründer der Freikonservativen Partei, Abgeordneter im Reichstag des Norddeutschen Bundes, des Preußischen Abgeordnetenhauses und von 1871-1881 des Deutschen Reichstages. Hier wirkte er an Bismarcks Sozialgesetzgebung mit und unterstützte den Kampf gegen die Sozialdemokratie. - Einbände ausgebessert. I. Die selbstherrliche Zollpolitik des Deutschen Zollvereins und des Deutschen Reiches 1868 bis 1898. XV, 539 S. II. Die Vernehmungen der Sachverständigen durch die Esenenquetekommission des Deutschen Reiches vom 5. bis 29. November 1878. XI, 542 S. III. Die Handelsvertragspolitik des Deutschen Reiches 1881-1899. Die Zollgesetzgebung des Deutschen Reiches 1879-1898 und die Steuergesetzgebung Preußens 1868-1883, des Nordeutschen Bundes 1869 und des Deutschen Reiches 1878-1896. XIII, 450 S. IV. Handel und Handwerk im Norddeutschen Bunde 1868-1870 im Deutschen Reiche 1880-1900 und im Königreiche Preußen 1896-1897. XIV, 544 S. V. Das Eisenbahnwesen des Norddeutschen Bundes 1870, des Deutschen Reiches 1872-1899 und des Königreichs Preußen 1880-1901. XIII, 471 S. VI. Die Wasserstraßenpolitik des Königreichs Preußen 1883-1901. Das Postwesen des Deutschen Reiches 1880-1891. XI, 384 S. VII. Strafgesetzgebung, Bürgerliche Gesetzgebung, Berggesetzgebung, Heer und Flotte 1870-1900. XIII, 527 S. VIII. Klassenkampf und Staatsumsturz. 1.: 1867-1895. XIII, 562 S. IX. Klassenkampf und Staatsumsturz. 2.: 1895-1898. VIII, 562 S. X. Klassenkampf und Staatsumsturz. 3.: 1898-1899. VIII, 528 S. XI. Fürsorge für die Lohnarbeiterschaft. 1.: Reichstag 1869-1891. XI, 511 S.

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        Das Affenhirn in bildlicher Darstellung.

      . Cerebra Simiarum Illustrata. Stockh./ Jena 1906. With 67 photo-engravings. Fol. (8) + 24 pp. + plates with expl. text (of which 55 are double-plates). Publisher's halfcloth with coloured labels and golddec. on spine. * Mint copy with dust jacket and orig. slipcase intact of this atlas depicting the brain of the monkey..

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        Lucretia Garfield?s copy of ?The Mother of Clubs: Caroline M. Seymour Severance? inscribed to her by suffragist and abolitionist Caroline M. Severance

      ?The Mother of Clubs: Caroline M. Seymour Severance, An Estimate and an Appreciation? edited by Ella Giles Ruddy. 191pp, 5? x 7.5?. Los Angeles: Baumgardt Publishing Co., 1906. First Edition. Green cloth binding. Gilt title on cover and spine. Lengthy inscription on the font free-endpaper ?To my valued friend, Mrs. Lucretia Garfield, as a slight token of a Sincere admiration, & in the hope that she may find sympathetic interest in many of the topics of the little volume, & overlook the ardent adjectives & phrases of my devoted Editor, ?" from C.M. Severance, ?El Nido.? Los Angeles. June 1906.? Fine condition.The book contains her biography, letters, addresses, her reminiscences of friends such as J.G. Whittier, R.W. Emerson, and Julia Ward Howe, and excerpts of letters to her from Susan B. Anthony, Lucy Stone, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Elizabeth (Mrs. G.A.) Custer, Lucretia Garfield (pp 154-155), and others. There are a few full page photographs including one of Severance and Susan B. Anthony.

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        Typed Letter Signed

      Washington, D.C.: December 9, 1906 One page typed on White House letterhead, blue typewriter ink, signed by Roosevelt in black ink. Very good or better, with three light horizontal creases, light tape residue to the extremities, light wear at the folds, a few light spots of faint soiling, adhesive residue from previous mounts to the verso, else fine and crisp. In this letter, Roosevelt introduces Rev. Dr. Francis E. Clark of the United Society of Christian Endeavor who "is visiting South America with the hope of aiding the Christian Endeavor movement and of increasing the growing friendliness and goodwill among the republics of the Western Hemisphere." He requests hospitality and "proper official courtesy" for Clark from the gentlemen of the Diplomatic and Consular Representatives of the United States in South and Central America during his South American visit. From his days as Assistant Secretary of the Navy through his presidency, Theodore Roosevelt's political career was closely tied with the politics of South and Central America. Only a month before writing this letter, Roosevelt made political history by being the first president to make an official diplomatic tour outside of the continental United States by travelling to Panama and Puerto Rico. In addition to observing the construction of the Panama Canal, where the posed working the controls of a large steam shovel for the now iconic photograph, Roosevelt made efforts to improve working conditions to ensure the safety of those working on the Panama Canal and to establish a civilian government in Puerto Rico without infringing on the protectorate's autonomy. Regardless of his level of involvement with the United Society of Christian Endeavor, this letter stands testament to Roosevelt's commitment to developing diplomatic relationships with Central and South American countries.. Signed by Author. Very Good.

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        Works Of Charles Dickens [COMPLETE IN 40 VOLUMES & LIMITED TO 750 COPIES]

      Chapman and Hall, London. National Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Cruikshank, Phiz et al. This Edition, the National Edition, of the Works, Letters, and Life of Charles Dickens, dated 1906-1908, is limited to seven hundred and fifty copies for England and America, the type of which has been distributed as each volume was printed." Volume I - Sketches By Boz I. xxii, 409 pages. With 62 illustrations by George Cruikshank & Hablot Knight Browne ('Phiz'). & Volume II - Sketches By Boz II. xiv, 455. & Volume III - Pickwick Papers I. xxxvii, 527. With 60 illustrations by Robert Seymour, Phiz, John Leech, R W Buss, C R Leslie. & Volume IV - Pickwick Papers II. xviii, 515. & Volume V - Oliver Twist. xxxiii, 532. With 29 illustrations by George Cruikshank And Phiz. & Volume VI - Nicholas Nickleby Volume I. xxix, 497. With 47 illustrations by Phiz, Frank Stone, Thomas Webster and a Portrait of Charles Dickens by Daniel Maclise. Volume VII - Nicholas Nickleby II. xviii, 494. & Volume VIII - The Old Curiosity Shop I. xviii, 375. with 88 illustrations by George Cattermole, Samuel Williams, Phiz, Daniel Maclise, Henry Warren, Kenny Meadows, Willis Maddox. & Volume IX The Old Curiosity Shop II. xiv, 367. & Volume X - Barnaby Rudge I. xxi, 437. With 88 illustrations by George Cattermole, Phiz, F Corbeaux & J Absolon. & Volume XI. Barnaby Rudge II. xiv, 422. & Volume XII - American Notes Pictures From Italy. xviii, 510. With 14 illustrations by Marcus Stone, Phiz, Clarkson Stanfield, Samuel Palmer. & Volume XIII - A Child's History Of England. xxi, 510. With 11 illustrations by Marcus Stone, J Mahony, Francis William Topham. & Volume XIV - Martin Chuzzlewit.I. xxvi, 510. With 45 illustrations by Phiz and Frank Stone. Volume XV. Martin Chuzzlewit II. xiv, 508. & Volume XVI - Christmas Books : A Christmas Carol; The Chimes; The Cricket On The Hearth; The Battle Of Life; The Haunted Man. xix, 489. With illustrations by Sir Edwin Landseer, John Leech, Daniel Maclise, Sir John Tenniel, Clarkson Stanfield, Phiz, Richard Doyle, Frank Stone. & Volume XVII - Hard Times And Other Stories : Hunted Down; Holiday Romance; George Silverman's Explanation. xvii, 467. With 5 illustrations by Frederick Walker and Arthur Boyd Houghton.& Volume XVIII - Dombey And Son I. xviii, 500. with 57 illustrations by Phiz. & Volume XIX – Dombey And Son II. xiv, 503. & Volume XX - David Copperfield. I. xviii, 494. With 45 illustrations by Phiz.. Volume XXI – David Copperfield II. xiv, 501. & Volume XXII - Bleak House. I. xxii, 501. With 45 illustrations by Phiz. & Volume XXIII. Bleak House II. xiv, 498. & Volume XXIV - Little Dorrit. I. xxii, 502. with 45 illustrations by Phiz, Marcus Stone, William Powell Frith. & Volume XXV – Little Dorrit II. xiv, 468. & Volume XXVI - Christmas Stories. I. xiii, 478 pages. With illustrations by F A Fraser, Frederick Walker, H French, E G Dalziel, J Mahony, Townley Green, Charles Green. Volume XXVII – Christmas Stories II. xiii, 522. & Volume XXVIII - A Tale Of Two Cities. xviii. 465. With 19 illustrations by Phiz and Marcus Stone. & Volume XXIX - Great Expectations. xvii, 522. With 8 illustrations by Marcus Stone. Volume XXX - The Uncommercial Traveller. xiii, 459 pages. With 8 illustrations by g J Pinwell and W M. & Volume XXXI - Our Mutual Friend. I. xiv, 493. With 42 illustrations by Marcus Stone and A Boyd Houghton. & Volume XXXII – Our Mutual Friend II. xiv, 473. & Volume XXXIII - Edwin Drood Master Humphrey's Clock. xviii, 498. With 38 illustrations by Sir Luke Fildes, Charles Alston Collins, Phiz, George Cattermole and a Portrait of Charles Dickens, engraved by J H Baker, from a Photograph by Mason and Co (1868). & Volume XXXIV - Reprinted Pieces ; Sunday Under Three Heads And Other Tales Sketches, Articles Etc. xiii, 485. With 9 illustrations by Frederick Walker, George Cruikshank and Phiz. & Volume XXXV - Miscellaneous Papers Plays And Poems. I. xxiii, 452. With 20 illustrations by George Cruikshank, e M Ward, T W Brown, Louis Haghe, PH Benoist, John Leech, Eugene Lami, Phiz, H C Maguire, Hiram Power, Clarkson Stanfield and from Contemporary Prints and Lithographs. & Volume XXXVI – Miscellaneous Papers Plays And Poems II. xv, 497. & Volume XXXVII - I. Letters And Speeches. xvii, 540. With an illustrated portrait frontispiece of Dicken Engraved from a Miniature by Margaret Gillies. & Volume XXXVIII. Letters And Speeches II. xiii, 550. With an illustrated portrait frontispiece, a Photogravure from a Woodcut after the Portrait by C Watkins. Volume XXXIX - The Life Of Charles Dickens By John Forster. I. xxii, 482. With 33 Portraits and Illustrations by Daniel Maclise, Angus Fletcher, Batson, Hon Mrs Watson, Phiz, W P Frith, S L Fildes and from Engravings and Photographs. & Volume XL - The Life Of Charles Dickens by John Forster II. xxii, 503 pages with an index.& Books - in Very Good green boards with gilt lettering, and rough trimmed pages - light sunning to the spines but the lettering is bright and distinct and there is a small mark to the bottom of the spine of volume II and light marking to the front board of volume XII. Contents, browning to some paste downs and end papers and some scattered spotting to some pages and plates. In volume III the plate mentioned as page 262 is actually 260 and in volume XXVII, the plate mentioned 272 is actually 256. In volume V, there is some creasing to the top corner of the half title page. In Volumes VI & VII, there is some light creasing to some protective tissues. In volumes XVIII & XX, there is some browning to the preface pages. Volume XXII has some creasing to pages 45-50. Volume XXXVI, has an over tight rear paste down causing an inch of webbing to be seen but is still nice and tight. Volume XXXVIII has a light crease to the free front end paper. Size: 9.25 inches tall by 6.5 inches. Illustrated profusely with black and white plates with headed protective tissues. Also illustrated with coloured designs of the Monthly Part Works & Editions. Illustrator: Cruikshank, Phiz et al. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 3 kilos. Category: Literature & Literary; Inventory No: 5855.. THIS SET OF BOOKS IS HEAVIER THAN THE AVERAGE UPON WHICH CHARGES ARE BASED AND SO WILL INCUR AN ADDITIONAL CHARGE FOR SHIPPING TO ADDRESSES OUTSIDE THE U.K..

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        Vererbungsfragen reduktions und chromosomenhypothesen bastard-regeln

      Wiesbaden : Bergmann. PAPERBACK. Overdr. uit: Ergebnisse der Anatomie und Entwickelungsgeschichte, 16. Bd., 1906. 140pp. Some chipping to spine. Theodor Boveri's copy with his ownership signature and initials in Kaiser Wilhelm Institute stamp front cover. Extensive underlining and marginalia by Boveri throughout the book, mostly in pencil. First separate edition. Offprint. Genetics. Cytology. Science. Antiquarian science. Minor smudge mark front cover, few pencil ink marks else very good. Rare. Worldcat shows one holding. Rare books make Fine Gifts. Shipped in new box. Free tracking USA. Quality, Value, Experience. . Very Good. 1907.

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        A.L.S., in English, on emblematic, "Hotel Cecil" stationery, 4to, London, May 30, 1906

      - Caruso writes to John Ridgely Carter, an American diplomat stationed in Great Britain. noting, "Confidential" at the top of the page. "I am sorry I cannot give you a definite reply because the terms of my contract with the Royal Opera Syndicate require that all engagements of the kind you propose must pass through the Syndicate . Covent Garden." He signs, "Enrico Caruso." In the spring of 1906, after he lived through the San Francisco earthquake in April of that year, Caruso returned London to sing at Covent Garden. He reprised his popular roles in "Rigoletto," "Pagliacci " "Tosca," "La Traviata" and "Don Giovanni" for a total of twenty-nine performances under his contract which ended July 26.

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        Dinner Plate used by the Imperial Family of Czar Nicholas II, the last Czar of Russia, executed with his family by the Bolsheviks in 1918

      Russia, 1906 - White China Dinner Plate made for the Imperial Family of Czar Nicholas II in 1906 to replace a plate manufactured during the reign of his grandfather, Czar Alexander IIFine white china dinner plate made by the Imperial Porcelain factory in St. Petersburg. The 9.25? diameter plate features a gold rim and the crest and cypher of Czar Alexander II in red and gold. On verso, appears the emblem of Czar Alexander II and the date ?1906? indicating this was a replacement plate made during the reign of Czar Nicholas II just after the Russian Revolution of 1905. Replacement plates were manufactured at the Imperial Porcelain factory until 1914. Evidently the plate here offered was previously broken in three pieces and subsequently repaired. Czar Alexander II was the Emperor of Russia from 1855-1881 when he was assassinated in St. Petersburg. Nicholas and other family members witnessed Alexander II\'s death because they were staying at the Winter Palacein Saint Petersburg where he was brought after

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        The Novels and Letters of Jane Austen

      Frank S. Holby, New York 1906 - This set is the 10 volumes containing the novels; lacks the 2 volumes of letters. #112 of 1250 numbered & registered copies in the Stoneleigh Edition; bound in 3/4 maroon leather over marbled boards, marbled endpapers, tissue-covered color plates throughout. Attractive gilt floral spine decor and lettering. Volumes are uniformly worn at corners, top and bottom spine edges are lightly chipped, spine leather has faded a bit - not quite as deep maroon color. Binding is good and appears to be holding well. A nice set of the novels. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        [Erinnerungsalbum eines Leipziger Mädchens - mit Originalskizzen von Emil Orlkik, Walther Caspari... 1906ff]. -

      (Leipzig? 1906-1937),. Manuskript, 16 meist illustrierte Einträge (und einige leere Blätter), Ldrbd., 13,5 x 10,5 cm. Mit zahlreichen eigenhändigen Widmungen und Signaturen, Zeichnungen, etc. von Emil Orlik, Walther Caspari, etc. - Das Erinnerungsalbum gehörte einem unbekannten Mädchen, mutmaßlich aus Leipzig. Sie wird in einem Eintrag "Phoebe" genannt, in einem anderen "Miss Flint". Die 16 Einträge stammen aus den Jahren 1906 bis 1915 (ein Eintrag stammt aus dem Jahr 1937). Die teils aufwendig mit Tusch- und Bleistiftzeichnungen oder Aquarellen geschmückten Einträge stammen u.a. von Emil Orlik (doppelseitige Tintenzeichnung mit dem Titel "Klexographie"), Walther Caspari, dem Maler Franz Hein (1863-1927), der Malerin Eugenie Hauptmann-Sommer, dem Maler Karl Kurt Müller-Wolkenstein (1876-1955), dem Maler Harald Pickert (1901-1984 - von ihm der Eintrag von 1937), dem Maler Hermann Sandkuhl (1872-1936), dem Maler Franz Hein (1863-1927), etc... - Etwas berieben und bestoßen, der Rücken rissig und fixiert, die Heftung defekt (einige Lagen lose). Innen sonst gutes Exemplar..

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