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        Kak ja spassja ot vernago razorenija v igornom vertepe v Monte-Karlo . . . [transliterated from the Cyrillic; translates into English as, How I saved myself from certain ruin in the gambling den of Monte Carlo].

      n. p., [ca. 1906]., Vilnius [but printed in St. Petersburg]: - 8vo, original pictorial drab wrappers, 23 pages. 7 plates (including one printed in red and black, and a double plate showing a view of the casino floor with the house spies marked), illus. A detailed firsthand exposure of (as the subtitle would have it) the supposed "schemes of croupiers and spies in the casinos of Monte Carlo," Astrom’s description of an elaborate conspiracy on the part of the casino to cheat its clientele, in part through an elaborate system of surveillance. Includes an illustration in the text of Astrom’s casino pass, dated 14 11 05, which in part suggests the publication date. A search of the standard catalogues turns up only a copy the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek in Munich (catalouged as ca. 1902) and a record in the catalogue at the Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin with the note "Kriegsverlust möglich" ("war loss possible") suggesting their copy is unlocated; a 32-page German edition published under the title Wodurch ich gerettet wurde vom sicheren Ruin in der Spielhölle von Monte Carlo (catalogued as ca. 1906) is noted at Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin only. Several of the illustrations appear to have been done by the Dresden postcard publisher F. S. Jahn. Attractive red ink private library device stamped on the verso of the title page and at the foot of the final page; small faint ink number stamped at the head of the front wrapper. Wrappers a bit rubbed and browned; faint residue of a small decal on the inside rear wrapper; a very good copy. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens,

      Hodder & Stoughton, London 1906 - Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens, Sir James Matthew Barrie and Arthur Rackham: signed, limited edition. Hodder & Stoughton, London 1906. A good + copy of this illustrated edition of Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens. Numbered 442/500 and signed by the illustrator, Arthur Rackham with very clean and complete contents. Contains fifty tipped in coloured plates as listed.Original white velum boards with illustration of goat and baby on the cover. Soiling on the edge of the covers and with ribbon tie missing. Clean end papers. Some of the leaves have part marginal soiling. 4to 126 pp [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Yeats, Elizabeth Corbet- ALS with Scarce Dun Emer Title] A Book of Saints and Wonders Put Down Here by Lady Gregory According to the Old Writings and the Memory of the People of Ireland

      The Dun Emer Press, Dundrum 1906 - Original holland backed gray paper covered boardds, label on spine, printed in red. With wonderful autograph letter signed by Elizabeth Corbet Yeats laid in to the recipient, a publisher or close associate, and mentioning Emery Walker, co-founder of the Doves Press: "63 Longready Road, Earl Court, London. July 27, 1905. Dear Sir- Your letter and cheque has been forwarded to me here- I am of course very sorry that you do not wish for more than two copies of each of my books in the future- I had a long talk with Emery Walker of the Doves Press yesterday and we went through the M.S. Lady Gregory's book, "Saints and Wonders" and he think it will make a very god book indeed. " etc. One of 200 copies printed upon paper made in Ireland, and published by Elizabeth Corbet Yeats at the Dun Emer Press, in the house of Evelyn Gleeson at Dundrum in the County of Dublin, Ireland. Text printed in black and red. One engraved illustration printed in red. A monumental copy, almost no signs of wear. Rarely seen thus. Interestingly, an old clipping laid in at end dated and annotated in an unknown hand, "Boston Herald, March 9-18," with the caption: "Lady Gregory's Son Killed in Air Duel. The Dun Emer Press (1902-1908) was an Irish private press founded in 1902 by Elizabeth Corbet Yeats (1868-1940) and her brother William Butler Yeats (1865-1939). Part of the Celtic Revival, the press was named after Emer, a legendary figure in Irish mythology. In 1908, after the press had produced eleven titles, the different elements of the Dun Emer studio separated completely and the Yeats sisters left Dundrum and Elizabeth established the Cuala Press at Churchtown, Dublin. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        1906 & 1909 Wisden Hardbacks - Set of 2

      This lot is a Set of 2 Hardback Wisdens - 1906 and 1909. In Good Condition. The gilts and boards are both very nice in this pair of books, OK hinges and great photoplates, the 1906 has a mark to the first page where a bookplate was , they have a read feel but nice enough.

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        John Wisden's Cricketers' Almanack for 1906 - 1906 Original Hardback Wisden

      1906. Hi, Here we have a rare 1906 Original Hardback Wisden, in Very Good Condition. The 11th Wisden Hardback. The lettering (gilt) is bright to the front and 100% original. The boards are very good, some very light spotting to the right edge of the front board, there is a rather large Hancox book plate to the first page (brother of Tony) very clean and presentable, superb inside. Excellent photoplate. A rare Wisden.

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        January 27, 1906 J.M. Barrie Handwritten Letter (ALS)

      Lancaster: Original, 1906. Ephemera. Single Sheet. Very Good. 3 3/4 X 5 1/2. Original January 27, 1906 letter in the hand of James M. Barrie. Not two years after the first production of Peter Pan and in the same year as the release of "Peter Pan in Kensington Garden", this ALS obviously dates to a very important time in Barrie's life. While much of the letter is illegible to me (as with most of Barrie's letters), there are a few very interesting people and places mentioned. First, the year is 1906, the year that "Peter Pan in Kensington Garden" was released. Second, the letter mentions Barries agent, Mr. (Addison) Bright. Bright actually passed away later in this same year. The third interesting tid-bit here is the address of "36 Russell Square." Russell Square was the birthplace of Peter Pan and is the home of both the Duke of York Theatre as well as the Great Ormond Street Hospital, to whom Barrie gave all rights to "Peter Pan" to in 1929. On "Leinster Corner, Lancaster Gate. W" stationery. Horizontal fold. Slight toning.

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        Arkhiv III-go otdeleniia sobstvennoi ego Imperatorskago velichestva kantseliarii. O revoliutsionnom bukh naroda v Roccii i o rasprostranenii po semu slushaiu vozmutitelnyhk vozzvaniia. Chast 39. O Grafe LveTolstom .

      - Saint Petersburg, [Izdanie redaktysii xhurnala "Vsemirnyi Vestnik"], 1906. 8vo. Original cloth-backed red printed boards; pp. 16, [2, sectional title], 74; evenly a little browned, due to paper stock, two leaves with small marginal flaws; a very good and clean copy. Very rare first and only edition. This batch of documents detailing what the secret police had recorded about Tolstoy's 'revolutionary' activities from February 1862 to November 1864 was published as number 18 in the series titled Seria neizdannykh v Rossii sochinenii i sekretnikh dokumentov. After the abolition of censorship as a result of the 1905 revolution the publisher started a large-scale Tolstoy publishing programme, as the list on the rear cover contains 17 works by Tolstoy, hitherto unpublished, the present being the latest. We were unable to trace any other copy, nor the series. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Henry Sotheran Ltd]
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        Les foules de Lourdes:

      Stock 1906 - Edition originale sur papier courant. Reliure en demi basane, solide, dos à cinq nerfs, légèrement frotté aux angles et coiffes, légères épidermures à quelques endroits du dos; plats de papier marbré, gardes et contreplats de papier à la cuve, couvertures conservées, reliure de l'époque. Envoi autographe signé de Joris-Karl Huysmans à son ami journaliste et écrivain Jules Bois sur page de faux titre; cette page et la page de justification du tirage sont détachées du livre et ont une usure sur la frange extérieure; intérieur très bon; 314 pages; [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Manuel d'érotologie classique (De Figuris Veneris)

      Paris: [Kapp], 1906. [6], VIII, 167, [2] pagine. 21x28 cm.Rilegatura in mezza pelle e angoli a cinque nervi, con lievi abrasioni. Interno molto buono, con lievi e sporadiche fioriture. Brunite le pagine in corrispondenza con le illustrazioni. 20 tavole fuori testo a carattere erotico e omosessuale opera di Paul Edouard-Henri Avril, incise da Théophile Fillon. Ex libris sul verso del piatto anteriore. Esemplare appartenente alla tiratura di 340 copie (su un totale di 466) stampata su carta vélin d'Arches. [M236] Opera di notevole rarità. "De figuris Veneris" è il titolo di un'antologia di scritti a tema erotico sugli antichi Greci e Romani, pubblicata per la prima volta nel 1824 dal filosofo e classicista tedesco riedrich Karl Forberg (Meuselwitz, 1770 -  Hildburghausen, 1848) come commentario all'Hermaphroditus di Antonio Beccadelli. Fu successivamente edita come opera a se stante e tradotta in inglese, francese e tedesco. Édouard-Henri Avril, noto con lo pseudonimo di aul Avril (Algeri, 1849 - Le Raincy, 1928), pittore e illustratore francese, è celebre per le sue opere a carattere erotico. Diplomato alla Scuola di belle arti di Parigi, raggiunge la notorietà grazie al corredo iconografico realizzato per la novella Fortunio su incarico di Théophile Gautier, prima di una lunga serie di commissioni da parte degli autori più quotati della letteratura galante del tempo. Tra queste: "Salammbô", di Gustave Flaubert; "Le Roi Caundale", di Gautier; "Fanny Hill", di John Cleland; "Avventure del Cavaliere de Faublas", di Jean Baptiste Louvet de Couvray, gli scritti di Pietro Aretino e le novelle anonime lesbiche del Gamiani. La sua opera di maggior rilievo è costituita dai disegni per il "De Figuris Veneris" di Friedrich Karl Forberg.

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        The Thirty Seven Nats, Unique Book of original Burmese Paintings, 37 Nats

      Burma - The Thirty Seven Nats, Unique Book of original Burmese Paintings. This exciting find is a unique Burmese artwork depicting the Thirty Seven Nats. It consists of a concertina style bound document, made from a thick hand-made textured paper and is resplendent with 2 sets of hand drawn illustrations of the Thirty Seven Nats - 74 full colour images in total. The book expands to a length of approximately 7 metres long when fully unfurled. We believe one side depicts the Nats in their Outdoors form and the other as they would be represented Indoors - akin to statues. Nats originate from the pre-Buddhist animist beliefs of Burmese people. They are a group of supernatural beings, or nature spirits, of which there is special group of 37 ‘royal’ Nats, the royal pantheon. Nat worship still occurs in Burmese society alongside Buddhism which is the prevalent religion. It is much more common in rural areas. Sir Richard Carnac Temple published a book entitled "The Thirty-Seven Nats: A Phase of Spirit Worship Prevailaing in Burma" in 1906, itself a translation of an earlier Burmese manuscript. It is possible that these images would have been based on that publication, or the artist may have used the earlier source material. Condition: Overall very good. The book is soundly bound. Outer covers are worn and there is the remains of an old label on the front. Some of the images also have the remains of text labels towards the top of the pages, and sometimes holes in the page where the label has been removed, and there are some old damp stains and worm holes - please view the images which are representative of overall condition. For those familiar with old Burmese books, you will appreciate that such wear is to be expected as the Burmese climate is far from ideal when it comes to book preservation. A truly remarkable and unique find, which will be a great addition to someone's collection. Dimensions: Closed: 41.5cm wide x 17.5cm high x 2cm deep Open: 41.5cm wide x 700cm long. Date: 20th Century - very difficult to date exactly. More photos on request. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        THE LIFE AND LETTERS OF LAFCADIO HEARN. With Illustrations. In Two Volumes.

      Houghton Mifflin and Co., Boston 1906 - The original leaf in this set is from THE ROMANCE OF THE MILKY WAY, 1905, the chapter titled "Goblin Poetry," found on p. 59 of the book. There are 17 lines of manuscript on the leaf, including a transliterated Japanese poem of 5 lines, its English translation and additional notes. The original leaves of manuscript found with this set vary considerably, some with just 5 or 6 lines of text. 2 vols. 8vo. viii,(4),475,(1);(6),554,(1)pp. Index. Illustrated with 16 plates. The special edition limited to 200 sets, containing a leaf of Hearn's manuscript inserted. Orig. dark green cloth, paper spine labels, a bit darkened, and labels with a few very minor chips. Added labels at back of each volume. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Kenneth Karmiole, Bookseller, Inc. ABAA]
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        UNDER THE PINES AND OTHER POEMS

      The Eddy Press Corporation, Winchester, VA 1906 - Signed poem card laid in. Octavo. 44pp. First Edition copy in publisher's green cloth with titling blocked in gilt on the front board. The first book of poems by South Carolina's first poet laureate. There is offsetting to the front endpapers from discarded newspaper clippings. A poem card, "A Song of Hope," signed by Rutledge is laid in. Very Good+ binding. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: BLACK SWAN BOOKS, INC., ABAA, ILAB]
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        Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens

      London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1906. First Trade Edition of Arthur Rackham's "Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens" In a Fine Inlaid Binding by Richard Smart RACKHAM, Arthur, illustrator. BARRIE, J.M. Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens (From "The Little White Bird"). With Drawings by Arthur Rackham. London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1906. First trade edition. Quarto (9 3/4 x 7 1/4 inches; 248 x 184 mm.). xii, 125, [1] pp. Color frontispiece and forty-nine color plates (collected at the end of the text) mounted on heavy brown paper, with descriptive tissue guards. Four black and white drawings (two on the title and one each on p. 1 and p. 14). Handsomely bound by Richard Smart (stamp-signed in gilt on rear turn-in). Full dark red crushed levant morocco over beveled boards. Front cover with double-ruled gilt border, decoratively lettered in gilt in the style of the original binding. In the center of the front cover is a design featuring Peter Pan riding on a goat, inlaid and textured in pink and gray morocco with hand-painted features. Spine with five raised bands decoratively tooled to a floral-leaf design and lettered in gilt in compartments. Elaborate gilt turn-ins. Cockerel liners and end-leaves. Fine. A superb and very attractive binding. J.M. Barrie's novel The Little White Bird (1902) "contains the first sketches for Peter Pan. The narrator is 'a gentle, whimsical, lonely old bachelor', an author by profession, whose ambition is to have a son. He meets a penniless young couple whose own son David becomes a substitute in his affections. He explains to David that 'all children in our part of London were once birds in the Kensington Gardens; and that the reason there are bars on nursery windows and a tall fender by the fire is because very little people sometimes forget that they no longer have wings, and try to fly away through the window or up the chimney.' The central chapters of the book tell the story of one such child, Peter Pan, who 'escaped from being a human when he was seven days old...and flew back to the Kensington Gardens'...The Peter Pan chapters of The Little White Bird were re-issued in 1906 as Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens, with colour plates by Arthur Rackham; this was the book which first made Rackham's work famous. It should not be confused with Peter and Wendy (1911), Barrie's novelization of the play Peter Pan" (The Oxford Companion to Children's Literature). Latimore and Haskell, p. 27. Riall, p. 74.

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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, half title foxed with some light spotting throughout. Original gilt decorated russet cloth, recently rebacked retaining the original spine.

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        Théâtre (Brocéliande - Yanthis - La mandragore - Ennoia), 1/5 Hollande,

      P., Société d'édition littéraire et artistique, librairie Ollendorff 1906, - in-12, 302 pp., portrait sous serpente en frontispice, reliure demi-percaline à coins, les deux plats de couverture conservés. Edition originale collective, UN DES 5 EXEMPLAIRES SUR HOLLANDE, seul grand papier (le nôtre n°3). Exemplaire de la bibliothèque de Léon GAMBETTA, avec son ex-libris gravé au contre-plat, et sa devise "Vouloir, c'est pouvoir". Dos légèrement passé, petit frotti à la pièce de titre. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Safety of the Honours.

      London William Blackwood and Sons 1906 - First edition, 8vo.,x, 351 (blank), 32pp., inscribed by Queen Mary [consort of King George V] 'To Lord Cowdray from Mary R. Sept: 1924. ' on front free endpaper, a few minor, random spot, publisher's red cloth gilt, a little rubbed at extremities, spine slightly faded, otherwise a very good copy with an excellent provenance. 'The version of the story of the Honours of Scotland adopted in this novel differs in some material respects from the ordinarily historical version.' Authors Note. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        MEMOIRS OF MY DEAD LIFE.

      London William Heinemann 1906. - First Edition. Connolly 100 Modern Books, #17, Gilcher A29. This copy has the suppressed chapter usually lacking in most copies of the book, laid into a folder, within the slipcase box, along with a two page hand-written letter signed by Moore regarding the printing and proofs for the book. 8vo, gold stamped black cloth. Rear inner hinge reinforced, otherwise a fine copy, enclosed in a half morocco slipcase. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Buddenbrooks, Inc. ABAA]
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        Tre donne un fiore. Quattro serigrafie di Domenico Cantatore

      Bellissimo libro d'artista, tirato in 140 esemplari numerati. Edizione a cura di Giorgio Lucini. Domenico Cantatore (Ruvo di Puglia 1906 - Parigi 1998). Di umilissime origini per caso si accosta all'arte, da autodidatta, dimostrando subito buona disposizione. Dalla Puglia, nel 1922, si trasferisce prima a Roma e poi, nel 1925, a Milano dove inizia a dipingere e a frequentare il gruppo di artisti legati al movimento artistico e letterario di Corrente. Nel 1930 tiene la sua prima personale alla Galleria d'arte moderna. A Milano strinse amicizia con  Carlo Carrà, Alfonso Gatto, Leonardo Sinisgalli, Salvatore Quasimodoe, su tutti, con Raffaele Carrieri, suo conterraneo. Nonostante le ristrettezze economiche nel 1932 si trasferì  a Parigi, dove conobbe a fondo gli impressionisti e la pittura di Pablo Picasso, Amedeo Modigliani ed Henri Matisse. Ebbe modo di frequentare anche gli italiani Carlo Levi e Filippo de Pisis. Tornato a Milano, nel 1934 espose alla Galleria del Milione i disegni del periodo parigino. Raggiunta la notorietà nel 1940 gli fu assegnata, per chiara fama, la cattedra di Figura presso l'Accademia di belle arti di Brera, succedendo così ad Aldo Carpi. Nel 1948 conobbe Giorgio Morandi dal quale assimilò il realismo. Partecipò successivamente alla Biennale di Venezia, dove gli vennero dedicate pareti e sale personali e alla Quadriennale di Roma. Il protagonista indiscusso delle sue opere fu il suo Sud, abbandonato in giovane età ma sempre presente nelle sue opere.

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        THE GOLLIWOGG'S DESERT ISLAND. Verses by Bertha Upton.

      London. Longmans, Green & Co.1906. 64 pages. Illustrated throughout in colour. Original cloth-backed pictorial boards. Oblong quarto. First edition. Some light wear to corners and edges; presentation inscription at head of front board; the odd patch of foxing internally. Altogether, an unusually good copy..

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        Stiller Abend.

      - Holzschnitt in Hell- und Dunkelgrau, 1906, auf Japan-Bütten, signiert und datiert. Darstellungsgröße 20:17 cm, Blattgröße 29:21,5 cm. – An drei Ecken mit Falz aufgeklebt. Nr. 24 von 25 Exx. In jeder Hinsicht einwandfreies Exemplar dieses schönen Holzschnitts. Landschaftsmaler und Graphiker. 1902-1906 Schüler von Eugen Bracht (1842-1921) in Dresden. Studienaufenthalte in Paris und Schottland (1907/08). „Siegfried Berndt begann um 1903, sich mit dem Farbholzschnitt zu beschäftigen. Bei ihm sind die japanischen Analogien besonders offensichtlich. Zahlreich sind die inhaltlichen Übereinstimmungen, häufig deckungsgleich die Sujets. Er stellt Boote, Brücken, Wasser du Bäume dar und greift gestalterische Aspekte der Japaner auf. Bei kaum einem anderen Künstler können die fernöstlichen Anregungen wie ungewöhnliche Bildausschnitte, angeschnittene Objekte, flächenhafte Zweidimensionalität, weitgehende Schattenlosigkeit, gleichmäßige Präsenz der Linien und konturierte Farbflächen so deutlich beobachtet werden wie bei Berndt. Ausgezeichnete Beispiele dafür sind „Windstille" von 1906, zwei um 1908 entstandene Darstellungen der Seine-Brücke bei St. Cloud sowie zwei „Landungsstege" von 1911, die direkt auf Hiroshige zurückgeführt werden können." (Zitat aus: D. Studer, Faszination Farbholzschnitt. Der japanisierende Farbholzschnitt als Kunstform des Jugendstils. Mit einem Katalog der Holzschnitte von Martha Cunz. St. Gallen/Reutlingen, 2016/17, S. 218/19, mit Abb.).

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        Essays

      Hammersmith: Doves Press, 1906. Octavo. 312pp. One of 325 copies. Twelve essays by Emerson printed in Doves type, with initial capitals printed in red. This copy bears a presentation inscription by American psychologist and pragmatist philosopher, William James. The recipient of this inscription is Alice R. Runnells, who later became James's wife. In full limp vellum by the Doves Bindery. Slightest toning to spine, else a fine copy. Bookplate.

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        Nathaniel Hawthorne (Little books for bookmen)

      Hodder and Stoughton, 1906. Paperback. Used; Acceptable. Paperback; English language; 16mo - over 5.75" - 6.75" tall; a fair reading copy. Your book will be securely packed and promptly dispatched from our UK warehouse. All international orders are sent airmail.

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

      Verlag von Otto Elsner, Berlin 1906 - Bde. 1-11 Berlin, Verlag von Otto Elsner, 1906-14. 8vo. Halblederbände d. Zt. (Ebde. tlw. repariert). In dieser Vollständigkeit 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. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Beiträge zur Kenntnis der menschlichen Herztätigkeit. (1. Teil) (1906: pp.297-354, 20 Fig., 3 Taf.). + 2. Teil (1907: pp.1-24, 1 Abb., 1 Taf.). + 3.Teil: (1907: pp.53-86, 4 Fig., 3 Taf.). (all publ.)

      Arch. Anat. Phys., 1906-1908 P + 1907-1908 P-Suppl. - Leipzig, Veit u. Comp., 1906-1908, 8,VI, 560 (12) VI, 554, (6), 78, (14) VI, 544, (6), 240, (16) pp. mit zahlr. abb. im Text und 46 gefalt. Tafeln, 3 Leinenbände der Zeit. Erstdruck der Erstbeschreibung des Wenckebach-Bündel - Aus dem Vorbesitz von Dr. Augustus Désiré Waller!"Ein weiteres wichtiges Arbeitsgebiet Karel Frederik Wenckebachs (1864-1940) waren die Fragen nach dem Ursprung und dem Weg der kardialen Erregung - eines der wichtigsten Themen der medizinischen Wissenschaft der Jahrhundertwende. Eine Reihe von Beiträgen ging diesen Fragen nach (s. ob.) und führte zur Beschreibung des mittleren Internodalbündels (Wenckebach-Bündel), das vom hinteren Rand des Sinusknotens hinter der oberen Hohlvene entlang des Vorhofseptums bis zum oberen Rand des AV-Knotens verläuft: "Über einen Suppenteller gebeugt, mit Schere und Pinzette das Menschliche Herz um die Ausmündung der Venen analysierend habe ich (...) eine merkwürdige Muskulatur an der Vena cava superior gefunden" (Wenckebach 1907). Dies war neben der Arbeit von Tawara die entscheidende Anregung für die experimentellen Arbeiten von Keith und Flack (1907), die zur Erstbeschreibung des Sinusknoten führten: "Der Anatom vom London Hospital, A. Keith hat auf meine Bitte die anatomische Durchforschung des betreffenden Gebietes unternommen (...)" (Wenckebach 1907)." "WENCKEBACH machte bereits in den Veröffentlichungen von 1906 und 1907 auf die Existenz einer internodalen Muskelverbindung aufmerksam, in der er eine Struktur vermutete, der eine wichtige Bedeutung bei der Genese von Herzrhythmusstörungen zugeschrieben werden konnte. Sein Beitrag bezog sich dabei auf Hinweise aus den Veröffentlichungen von His (1899), der das Atrioventrikularbündel beschrieben hatte, und KEITH (1902, 1904), der über schlingenförmige Muskelbündel an der Vena cava superior berichtet hatte. WENCKEBACH lieferte damit einen weiteren Hinweis auf die möglichen Wege der kardialen Erregungsausbreitung - damit auch mögliche Herzrhythmusstörungen - und beschrieb den anatomischen Ort seiner Beobachtungen." "Das WENCKEBACH-Bündel ist eines der drei Internodalbündel - das mittlere -, deren Existenz und physiologische Bedeutung jedoch keineswegs gesichert scheinen (HEINECKER 1986). Das mittlere Internodalbündel entspringt vom hinteren Anteil des Sinusknotens, verläuft nach rechts hinten um die Vena cava superior und den rechten Vorhof herum und zieht entlang des Vorhofseptums vor der Fossa ovalis zum oberen Teil des AV-Knotens. Das Bündel gibt kleine Seitenäste an den linken Vorhof ab. Teilweise vermischen sich die Fasern des anterioren und mittleren Internodalbündels vor ihrem Eintritt in den AV-Knoten. Die Erregungsleitungsgeschwindigkeit in den Internodalen Leitungsbahnen ist schneller als die Geschwindigkeit der Erregungen im Arbeitsmyokard und langsamer als im His-Bündelstamm. Für die Erregungsleitung im Vorhof sind darüber hinaus auch das anteriore Bündel (JAMES-Bündel) und das posteriore Bündel (THOREL-Bündel) von Bedeutung." Eberhard J. Wormer, Syndrome der Kardiologie und ihre Schöpfer (1989), pp.241-250Die Beiträge zur Kenntnis der menschlichen Herztätigkeit, gliedern sich in drei Teile mit insgesamt 14 Kapiteln: Venenpuls Über Störung der Reizleitung zwischen Venen und Vorkammer Über Ausfall von V, und von AS + Vs infolge der Reizbarkeit Über doppelte und mehrfache Herztätigkeit Über Dissoziation der Tätigkeit beider Vorkammern: Die Muskulatur an der Vena cava superior Über an den Venen ausgelösten Extrasystolen Über Dissoziation der Tätigkeit der Venenmuskulatur Über die "Stanniussche Ligatur" beim Menschen Über Dissoziation der Ventrikeltätigkeit Über einfache Störungen der Reizleitung mit emanzipierter Kammertätigkeit Vorhofsextrasystole infolge von Dissoziation durch Leistungsstörung Über am menschlichen Herzen beobachtete Lucianische Perioden Über den pseudo-positiven Venenpuls bei Tachykardie. Ferner enthält dieser Band noch weitere interessante Arbeit zur Physiologie des Herzens von F. Klemperer, A. Samojloff, Eugen Rehfisch, Valentina Algina, E. Weber, G.F. Nicolai und D. Pletnew.Wenckebach is credited for describing the median bundle of the heart's conductive system that leads to the atrioventricular node. This bundle was named Wenckebach's bundle, and is one of four internodal pathways, the others being the posterior internodal tract (Thorel's pathway), and the two branches of the anterior internodal tract (Bachmann's bundle plus a descending branch).

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        The Reades of Blackwood Hill, in the parish of Horton, Staffordshire : a record of their descendants. With a full account of Dr. Johnson's ancestry, his kinsfolk and family connexions / by Aleyn Lyell Reade

      London : Spottiswoode & Co, 1906, Hardcover, First Edition. Near fine copy in the original publisher's gilt-blocked cloth, edges very slightly toned. Corners sharp with an overall tight, bright and clean impression. Physical description; xx, 283, xlii p., [47] leaves of plates (inc. front., some double) : ill., facsims., geneal. tables, ports ; 34 cm. Notes; "350 copies only of this work have been printed. The type has been distributed, and the pedigrees, of which no extra copies were printed, have all been wiped off the stone." -- Title page verso. Title page printed in red and black. Includes bibliographical references and indexes. Subjects; Johnson, Samuel (1709-1784) - Family. Ford family. Johnson family. Reed family. Hickman family. Johnson, Samuel (1709-1784). Mulock family. Reade family. Read (Family). Staffordshire - Horton. Horton (Staffordshire). Genres; Biography. Illustrated. 283 pages. Inventory No: 241256.

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        A Summer Ride through Western Tibet.

      London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1906 - Octavo. Original olive-green cloth, gilt lettered spine, untrimmed. Pale mark across lettering on spine, scattered foxing. A very good copy, with the publisher's slip pasted to the front free endpaper (informing booksellers that they should not offer a discount). 74 monochrome illustrations from photographs on 40 plates, illustrations in the text, folding coloured map of Jammu and Kashmir showing Duncan's route. First edition, presentation copy from the Scottish traveller Ella Robertson Christie (1861-1949), inscribed on the blank before the half-title: "Mary E. Haldane, May 1906, from E. C. of C." (Ella Christie of Cowden Castle, her home in Perthshire); and with a loosely inserted note in another hand: "From Miss Christie". The recipient may be Mary Elizabeth Haldane (née Sanderson, 1825-1925), mother of Elizabeth Sanderson Haldane, writer and suffragist, and paternal grandmother of the writer Naomi Mitchison. Ella Christie - described as "objective, articulate, and scholarly" (Robinson) - was the author of Through Khiva to Golden Samarkand (1925), is mentioned several times in the present work and is credited with nine photographic contributions; she also makes a rather splendid entrance: "Soon I heard the music, which had never completely died away, coming very near, and on looking round saw, to my astonishment, a lady walk into the bagh [garden] accompanied by the band and followed by an immense crowd. I was having tea and sent Aziz Khan to give my salaam and ask if she would join me; she came at once, and proved to be a countrywoman of my own on her way from Leh to Skardo. In coming down the hill she had fallen in with the procession, in which she was immediately made the leading figure and was immensely surprised, amused and delighted with her own dramatic entrance into Khapallu, and had no idea till I told her what it all meant" (p. 259). Jane Duncan (1848-1909) was a Scottish explorer whose "travels are full of delight. She was so exhilarated by the clear air and the abandonment of her side-saddle (she chose most daringly to ride astride, like men) that when she chanced upon Ella Christie one day - both treating their meeting in the emptiest corner of Asia as the most natural thing in the world - she chose not to accompany her but to carry on alone" (ibid.). A fascinating association copy that links two intrepid women travellers of the early 20th century. See Howgego III C36 for Christie; Robinson, Wayward Women, pp. 40 & 43; Yakuzi D171. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Sulla trasmissibilità dei caratteri acquisiti Ipotesi d'una centro-epigenesi

      DITTA NICOLA ZANICHELLI, 1906. ITALIANO 0,51 Legatura con coperta in cartonato flessibile con segni del tempo soprattutto al dorso e al piatto anteriore, ingiallita con fioritura e qualche piccolo strappo e mancanza. Tagli con tracce di polvere e bruniti così come i margini delle pagine. Volume intonso. Nel complesso in buono stato di conservazione. USATO

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        Lustiges Kasperltheater mit Zeichnungen von L. Meggendorfer. Zweite Auflage.

      ( Ohne Erscheinungsjahr um 1906 erschienen, Buchnummer des Verlags 289 laut Vorderdeckel ) 47 Seiten mit zahlreichen schwarz-weißen und farbigen Illustrationen im Text. Farbig illustrierter Ohln, 8 ( 23 x 18 cm ). Einband etwas fleckig und stockfleckig, Ecken und Kanten berieben und bestoßen, Bindung stärker gelockert. Innen ein alter Widmungsvermerk auf dem Vorsatz *Weihnachen 1912, unserer lieben Mucki *, einige Seiten lose ( Seiten alle vollständig ), Seiten teils etwas fleckig, fingerfleckig, gering stockfleckig. Ingesamt aber noch gutes Exemplar. - außerordentlich selten, im KVK nur mit 1 Exemplar in der Staatsbibliothek Berlin verzeichnet - ( Gewicht 300 Gramm ) ( Weitere Bilder auf Anfrage further pics at request ).

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        A Summer Ride through Western Tibet.

      London: Smith, Elder & Co.,, 1906. Octavo. Original olive-green cloth, gilt lettered spine, untrimmed. 74 monochrome illustrations from photographs on 40 plates, illustrations in the text, folding coloured map of Jammu and Kashmir showing Duncan's route. Pale mark across lettering on spine, scattered foxing. A very good copy, with the publisher's slip pasted to the front free endpaper (informing booksellers that they should not offer a discount). First edition, presentation copy from the Scottish traveller Ella Robertson Christie (1861-1949), inscribed on the blank before the half-title: "Mary E. Haldane, May 1906, from E. C. of C." (Ella Christie of Cowden Castle, her home in Perthshire); and with a loosely inserted note in another hand: "From Miss Christie". The recipient may be Mary Elizabeth Haldane (née Sanderson, 1825-1925), mother of Elizabeth Sanderson Haldane, writer and suffragist, and paternal grandmother of the writer Naomi Mitchison. Ella Christie - described as "objective, articulate, and scholarly" (Robinson) - was the author of Through Khiva to Golden Samarkand (1925), is mentioned several times in the present work and is credited with nine photographic contributions; she also makes a rather splendid entrance: "Soon I heard the music, which had never completely died away, coming very near, and on looking round saw, to my astonishment, a lady walk into the bagh [garden] accompanied by the band and followed by an immense crowd. I was having tea and sent Aziz Khan to give my salaam and ask if she would join me; she came at once, and proved to be a countrywoman of my own on her way from Leh to Skardo. In coming down the hill she had fallen in with the procession, in which she was immediately made the leading figure and was immensely surprised, amused and delighted with her own dramatic entrance into Khapallu, and had no idea till I told her what it all meant" (p. 259). Jane Duncan (1848-1909) was a Scottish explorer whose "travels are full of delight... She was so exhilarated by the clear air and the abandonment of her side-saddle (she chose most daringly to ride astride, like men) that when she chanced upon Ella Christie one day - both treating their meeting in the emptiest corner of Asia as the most natural thing in the world - she chose not to accompany her but to carry on alone" (ibid.). A fascinating association copy that links two intrepid women travellers of the early 20th century.

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        Die Morphologie der Missbildungen des Menschen und der Tiere. Ein Lehrbuch für Morphologen, Physiologen, Praktische Ärzte und Studierende. 1.-3.Teil. (all publ.).

      Jena, Verlag von Gustav von Fischer, 1906-1960, 8, ca. 3900 pp., 1763 Abb., 11 Taf., 1 Portrait von Ernst Schwalbe, in 6 Halbeleinenbände mit eingebundenen orig. Broschuren. Erste und einzige Ausgabe dieses Monumental Werkes über Teratologie. Bedingt durch den langen Erscheinungszeitraum von 60 Jahren wird das Werk selten vollständig angeboten. Das Werk gliedert sich wie folgt:I. Teil: Allgemeine Mißbildungslehre (Teratologie). Eine Einführung in das Studium der abnormen Entwicklung. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Schwalbe. Mit 165 Abb. im Text und 1 Tafel. XVI, 230 pp., 1906.Inhalt: 1. Definition des Begriffes Mißbildungen. 2. Geschichte und Literatur der Teratologie. 3. Das Verhältnis der Teratologie zu anderen Wissenschaften. Aufgaben und Untersuchungsmethoden. 4. Überblick über die experimentelle Entwicklungsgeschichte (Entwicklungsmechanik) und experimentelle Teratologie. 5. Einiges über Regeneration. 6. Vergleichende Anatomie und Teratologie. 7. Physiologie der Mißbildungen. 8. Entstehungszeit der Mißbildungen und formale Genese. Hemmungsbildungen. 9. Keimversprengung und Keimausschaltung. Bedeutung der Mißbildungslehre für die allgemeine Pathologie. Mißbildungen und Geschwülste. 10. Ursache der Mißbildungen. Amniogene Mißbildungen. 11. Häufigkeit und Geschlecht. Kombination der Mißbildungen. Einteilung der Mißbildungen. 12. Klinik der Mißbildungen. / Namen- und Sachregister.II Teil: Die Doppelbildungen.Von Prof. Dr. Ernst, Schwalbe. Mit 394 zum Teil färb. Abb. im Text und 2 Taf. XX, 410 pp., 1907. Inhalt: 1. Definition der Doppelbildungen. Grenze von Mehrfach- und Einfachbildungen. Häufigkeit und Geschlecht. 2. Allgemeines über die Anatomie der Doppelbildungen. 3./5. Genese der Doppelbildungen. 6. Erblichkeit der Doppelbildungen. Allgemeines über Physiologie und Klinik. 7. Die Bedeutung der Doppelbildungen für die Entwicklungsmechanik und allgemeine Biologie. 8. Einteilung der Doppelbildungen. Literatur über allgemeine Teratologie der Doppelbildungen. 9. Eineiige Zwillinge. 10./16. Symmetrische Doppelbildungen. 17./18. Asymmetrische Doppelbildungen. Parasiten am Kopf, am Rumpf des Autositen befestigt. 19. Sakralparasiten. 20. Teratome und Mischgeschwülste. 21. Doppelbildungen bei Wirbellosen.Mehrfachbildungen. / Namen- und Sachregister.III. Teil: Die Einzelmißbildungen. Abteilung.I, II, III, Anhang undRegister. (Lfg. 1-19.)Abteilung 1: Mißbi1dungen der äußeren Form. pp.1-1004 (= Lfg. 1, 9,11,17,19). Mit 445 Abb. im Text, 1909,1913,1937,1958. Inhalt: Mißbildungen des ganzen Eies. Mißbildungen der gesamten Form des Embryos und des Individuums der postfötalen Periode. (E. Schwalbe) Mißbildungen des Rumpfes. (F. Kermauner) Mißbildungen des Kopfes. (Carl Grünberg, Ernst Schwalbe, Herrn. Josephy) Entwicklungsstörungen der menschlichen Gliedmaßen. (Gg. B. Gruber, Gerh. Mylius, L. Brandt, 0. E. Kuß, B. Valentin, B.Pohl) Mißbildungen der Extremitäten. (Rudolf Pol, Georg B. Gruber, Hans Grebe, R. Frhr. von Oeynhausen, Karl-Günter Eysholdt. Karlheinz Idelberger, Walter Mohing, K. Stucke und D. Heibig).Abteilung 2: Mißbildungen der einzelnen Organe und 0rgansysteme. I. pp. 1-858 (= Lfg. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5,7,8). Mit 451 Abb. im Text, 1909-1912. Inhalt: Mißbildungen des Auges. (E. v. Hippel) Mißbildungen des Nervensystems. (Paul Ernst) Mißbildungen der weiblichen Geschlechtsorgane. (F. Kermauner) Mißbildungen des Herzens und der großen Gefäße. (G. Herxheimer) Mißbildungen des Gebisses. (H. Peckerl) Mißbildungen des Ohres. (Herrn. Marx) Mißbildungen der Haut. (S. Bettmann) Mißbildungen der Atmungsorgane. (P. Schneider).Abteilung 3: Mißbildungen der einzelnen Organe und Organsysteme. II .pp. 1-1017 (= Lfg. 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 18). 1927-1958. Inhalt: Mißbildungen des Muskelsystems. (A.Binder) Mißbildungen des Zwerchfells. (Gg. B. Gruber) Mißbildungen der Harnorgane. (Gg. B. Gruber) Mißbildungen des Darmkanals und der Verdauungsdrüsen. (H. E. Anders) Mißbildungen der Hypophyse. (E. J. Kraus) Mißbildungen der Nebennieren. (W. Pagel) Mißbildungen der Epiphyse des Gehirns. (H. Wurm) Mißbildungen der Schilddrüse. (R. Hückel) Mißbildungen der Epithelkörperchen. (R. Hückel) Mißbildungen der Thymusdrüse (Gg. B. Gruber) Mißbildungen der Milz und des Lymphknotens. (W. Putschar) Mißbildungen der männlichen Geschlechtsorgane. (G. Politzer u. Joh. Zeitlhofer).Anhang. pp.1-266 (= Lfg. 6 und 10), 1911, 1913. Inhalt: Entwicklungsstörungen des postfötalen Lebens. (A. Dietrich) Gewebsmißbildungen. (G. Herxheimer).Namen-undSachregister zum III. Teil. 60 pp. 1960."The first volume is an important contribution to general teratology, including a good history of the topic, and enunciating Schwalbe's "teratogenic termination period", the guiding principle for estimating the timing of teratogenic events. Volume 2 (1907) covers dilpolteratology, Volume 3 on idivudual malformations appaered in 3 parts between 1909 and 1937. Posthumous volumes were edited by Georg B.Gruber beginning in 1927".Actually further installments (18. Lief.+ 19.Lief.) appeared in 1958 and 1960 the Register, also edited by Georg B.Gruber.Garrison & Morton No. 534.70

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        Die Morphologie der Missbildungen des Menschen und der Tiere - Ein Lehrbuch für Morphologen, Physiologen, praktische Ärzte und Studierende - Band I bis III inklusive Anhang - vollständig

      Jena, Verlag von Gustav Fischer, 1906. Band I, Band II, Band III, Anhang Halbleinen Ausgetragenes Bibliotheksexemplar mit entsprechenden Kennzeichnungen, Die hier angebotene Buchsammlung ist zwischen 1906 und 1960 erschienen, aufgrund der großen Zeitspanne wird diese Buchsammlung selten vollständig angeboten, Wir bieten Ihnen hier alle 3 Bände inklusive des Anhangs, also eine vollständige Sammlung an. Das Papier ist altersgemäß angedunkelt, Schnitt ist leicht angestaubt, Kanten minimal berieben, , Preise inkl. Mwst. Versand D: 2,90 EUR

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        Der Mensch und die Erde. Die Entstehung, Gewinnung und Verwertung der Schätze der Erde als Grundlagen der Natur. 1. bis 50. Tausend. [1] Erster Band. [2] Zweiter Band. [3] Dritter Band. [4] Vierter Band. [5] Fünfter Band. [6] Sechster Band. [7] Siebenter Band. [8] Achter Band. [9] Neunter Band. [10] Zehnter Band.

      Berlin - Leipzig - Wien - Stuttgart Deutsches Verlagshaus Bong & Co Mai bis 1913 1906 - 10 Bände Original-Leder mit Schwarz- und Goldprägung, Farbschnitt sowie in den Vorderdeckel eingelassener geprägter Metallplatte (Motiv: Atlas mit Weltkugel); 4°; [1] XII 500 Seiten; [2] XIII (I) 515 (1) Seiten; [3] XII 500 Seiten; [4] XII 444 Seiten; [5] XII 420 Seiten; [6] XI (I) 420 Seiten; [7] XII 468 Seiten; [8] XVI 476 Seiten; [9] XIV 482 Seiten; [10] XIV 458 Seiten; jeweils mit zahlreichen Bildtafeln und sonstigen Bildbeigaben versehen. In 10 Bänden vollständige Reihe. Das Leder der Bände oberflächlich hie und da und unterschiedlich stark berieben. Bei Band 9 fehlt die Metallplakette im Vorderdeckel; Blocks und Bindungen fest und wohl gerundet; insgesamt gute Exemplare. Sprache: Deutschu 30,00 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        PETER PAN IN KENSINGTON GARDENS

      Hodder & Stoughton 1906 - First edition. Edition de Luxe, number 223 of 500 copies signed by Arthur Rackham. Large 4to. Full white vellum with gilt lettering and decoration. Top edge gilt and others untrimmed. A fine bright copy, lacks ties. Endpaper with map of Kensington Gardens and fifty colour plates mounted onto brown art paper and protected by captioned tissue guards. The plates for this version of Barrie's tale are magnificent. In 1902 J.M. Barrie wrote the novel "the Little White Bird", the central chapters of which tell of a child named Peter Pan, ".who escaped from being a human when he was seven days old . and flew back to Kensington Gardens." This part of the story was then developed by Barrie and the first book to appear with the title of Peter Pan was this 1906 version to which Arthur Rackham provided 50 magnificent colour illustrations. A contemporary review of this book published in "The World" reads "Mr Barrie has done what no one else has done since the inventor of "Alice", he has invented a new legend, a modern folk story which comprehends all the innermost secrets of the modern child, be he four or forty. Mr Rackham, for his part, has been bewitched in his cradle: he does not dream of fairies or hobgoblins, he knows them." [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Fire and Sword in the Caucasus.

      London, T. Fisher Unwin, 1906. 8vo. Original red pictorial cloth, top edge gilt; pp. 347, [4, advertisements], numerous plates after photographs; bookplate inside front cover, spine a little faded, naear- fine copy in the superior binding. First edition, scarce. Luigi Villari was an Italian historian, traveller and diplomat in various North American cities. His journey into the Caucasus, including the oil fields of Baku, led him into the turmoil of the 1905 revolution, with ethnic cleansing under way and anti-Russian national movements on the march.

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        THE LIFE AND LETTERS OF LAFCADIO HEARN. By Elizabeth Bisland

      - Boston 1906, Houghton. Green cloth, index, appendix, 15 b.w. illustrations, paper labels, torn dust jackets, in original publisher's box, books fine.FIRST LIMITED EDITION 200 COPIES * * WITH HEARN'S HAND-WRITTEN MANUSCRIPT, ENTIRELY UNCUT * * *** *** *** . . . RARE FIRST LIMITED EDITION 200 COPIES . . . WITH A HEARN'S MANUSCRIPT LEAF . . *** RARE FIRST LIMITED EDITION OF 200 ONLY COPIES: WITH HEARN'S MANUSCRIP PAGED TIPPED IN. A 2 volume set, with paper labels. . * THIS FIRST LIMITED EDITION OF 200 COPIES contains a sheet of Hearn's holographic and penned manuscript, tipped in volume one. . *** RARITY: There are only two Hearn leaf book titles, which includes this title and the complete WRITINGS OF LAFCADIO HEARN 16 volumes. . * THE BINDINGS: This work is bound in fresh green cloth, with paper labels on the spine, top edges are gilt. . *** THE RARE MANUSCRIPT EDITION: . This has remains one of Hearn's rarest and most desirable titles for collectors & libraries. This is essentially a biography by his very close friend and fellow writer, Elizabeth Bisland. . Hearn and Bisland often sent each other many letter Because Bisland carried on an extensive correspondence with Hearn, her ability to write a true and authentic biography was a critical skill few others had. By and large the best and most reliable of all Hearn biographies. . Hearn referred to Bisland as his: ".literary brother" see the quote in volume 1, p.389. . * Please visit our website to see other listings RARE Hearn books and manuscripts. . *** THE ILLUSTRATIONS: This set is illustrated with 16 photos and gravures, with frontispieces of Hearn. . *** FOR THE TRADE EDITION: See our other listings. . *** REFERENCES: BAL 7944 . Perkins, P.D.: LAFCADIO HEARN: A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF HIS WRITINGS, pp.54-55 for comprehensive bibliographic details. . ***

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        The Map of Tokyo and the Guide Book of Tokyo. Tokyo, Seikokan

      1906 - First Edition. 8vo, 28pp, with a folding map, original decorated boards

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        XII-XVIII ????. ? ???????? ???????? ??????????? [Orthodox church architecture of XII-XVIII centuries in the present Serbian Kingdom].

      Fototipia N.A. Kordovskogo. S.-Peterburg 1906 - Octavo (24.5 x 17 cm). Title, [2pp.], 76 pp., with 110 plates (including 1 folding and 1 double page), and 1 folding map, [2 pp.]; some tissue guards missing. Contemporary half calf over marbled boards, spine with raised bands, gilt lettering to bottom compartment; spine and 2 corners restored, extremities of lover cover rubbed. Richly illustrated monograph on the Orthodox church architecture in Serbia compiled by archpriest Pokryshkin (1870 - 1922), an architectural academic, who pioneered a scientific approach to the restoration of monuments. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Original Zeichnung Tuschezeichnung von Eduard Thöny aus dem Jahr 1906-1908 ( dazu 20 Simplicissimus Flugblätter )

      Aus dem Nachlass von Albert Langen : Original Tuschzeichnung von Eduard Thöny aus dem Jahr 1906-1908 : Die Zeichnung trägt den Namen Krupp, Hohenzollern & Co bzw. wurde unter diesem veröffentlicht und zwar in : Simplicissimus , Jahrgang XIII , Heft 8 , Seite 135 - mit dem Untertitel : Nu verlangen wir nicht mehr für Überstunden, seitdem wir wissen, daß es auch für den Kaiser geht. Maße der Zeichnung (reine Zeichnung) : 26 x 36,5 cm. Die Zeichnung ist auf ein etwas größeren Karton montiert dessen Rückseite das Inventarschild bzw. Verkaufsschild von Albert Langen vorzeigt: No: 1389 # 12493 103 I Nr. 6 Künstler : Eduard Thöny Titel : Krupp, Hohenzollern & Co Text : Schichtwechsel Erschienen im Simplicissimus Jahrgang XIII No. 8 Preis 200 / 400 Mark Zur gefälligen Beachtung ! Ich ersuche ebenso höflich als dringend, vorstehende Notizen nicht zu entfernen, unkenntlich zu machen oder abzuändern. München Albert Langen. 25 Schichtwechsel 1906 / 1393 ??/367/183 sowie einen kleinen ovalen Stempel : LOSUNGS.ST.D.K.K.HPTZ.A.WIEN Zustand der Zeichnung : die Zeichnung als solche befindet sich in einem guten Zustand. Die Ränder sind leicht angegriffen durch das Montieren, dies allerdings komplett ausserhalb der Abbildung. Hier und da verteilt auf der Zeichnung mit Deckweiß sind Stellen für den Druck erhellt worden - dies auch im Abdruck des Simplicissimus zu erkennen - also keineswegs ein Fehler sondern von Künstler und Verlag zu gewollt. Druckzentriermarken sind mit Blei- bzw. Kohlestift seitlich angezeichnet worden, stören aber auch nicht - vor allem nicht wenn der Käufer / Sammler sich für ein Passepartout bzw. eine Rahmung entscheidet. Thöny hat unten rechts signiert. 20 Simplicissimus Flugblätter : Karl und Zitas Reise durch die Luft ( 8 Exemplare ) Zentrumseintracht oder Spectator novus als Erzieher ( 4 Exemplare ) !! Der Breslauer Krawall oder die abgehackte Hand !! ( 4 Exemplare ) Das grosse Malöhr im Juni 1903 Die große Fleischnot im Jahre 1905 Die Catilinarische Verschwörung in München ( 2 Exemplare ) Alle Flugblätter befinden sich in gutem bis sehr gutem Zustand. Auch hier wieder nur wieder (übliche) Randläsuren hier und da bedingt durch das dünne Papier. Die Blätter scheinen aber trotzdem nie das Verlagshaus verlassen zu haben . In Bayern kann eine persönliche Übergabe organisiert werden, ansonsten verschicken wir dieses Konvolut auch weltweit, gut verpackt und versichert. Bei Fragen bitten wir um Kontaktaufnahme.

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        Manuale di economia politica con una introduzione alla scienza sociale.

      Milan: Società editrice libraria,, 1906. Small octavo. Original red cloth, spine and front board lettered gilt, patterned endpapers, red edges. Spine lightly faded, corners gently rubbed; a very good copy. First edition of Pareto's masterpiece, one of the most important contributions to economics in the 20th century, published as volume 13 of the series Piccola Biblioteca Scientifica. It is in the Manuale di Economia Politica that Pareto's changed position in regard to economic theory and politics is most completely stated. The Manuale "is better conceived and, more important, much better thought through than the Cours d'Economie Politique (1896–7). It is basically a work of synthesis in which Pareto presented a general theory of economic equilibrium which is considerably more refined than Walras's" (IESS).

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        Rock-Climbing in North Wales

      Author, Keswick, Cumberland 1906 - Keswick, Cumberland: Author, 1906 In the original dark green cloth covers with some very marginal wear to edges, corners bumped slightly, Spine has the title in gilt and gilt lines edges bumped and worn a little, top edge gilt. Internally, slightest of separation at hinge, half title and tissue guarded frontis present, (xx), [2], 394 pp, 30 monogravure illustrations,10 pen and ink sketches, 11 outline drawings of chief routes, [4] adverts, [1] printed and bound by Bazell, Watson, and Viney Ltd, London and Aylesbury. 93 courses (routes) are described, 14 routes in the easy listing, 38 routes in the Moderate List with the remainder either in the Difficult or Exceptionally Severe List. The book is divided into two parts, Part 1, on the Carnedds, Tryfan and the Glyders was taken by George D Abraham; while Part 2, dealing with Snowdon and the climbs south of the Llanberis Pass, including Cader Idris, was written by Ashley P Abraham. The Abraham brothers who in around 1900 planned to produce a guide to Snowdonia but here they ran into obstructive secrecy and resentment over their intrusion into the area from the leisured classes who made up the majority of climbers in Snowdonia and looked down on the Abrahams, who were in trade. Nevertheless, Rock Climbing in North Wales was published in 1906. See ODNB for a full Bio. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        A Book of Cottages and Little Houses, for landlords, architects, builders and others: with suggestions as to cost, the housing difficulty, & the improvement of taste in these matters

      (London: Printed at the Essex House Press, & Published by B.T. Batsford, 1906. Limited edition, no. 7 of 50 copies "issued on paper with the Essex House Press mark and reserved for subscribers to the Press", from a total edition of 250 copies, large 8vo, (viii), 130, (2) pp. 29 photographic plates at the end. Original gilt titled cream buckram, a.e.g., central portion of both covers stained yellow with some light soiling. An understandably scarce account of Ashbee's own architectural work.

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        Anarkiets Bibel.

      1906 1906 - Kbhvn. & Kristiania [Oslo]: Gyldendalske, Nordisk 1906. [6] + 485 + [5] s. De orig. omslag let brunerede ellers rent og velholdt ubeskåret eksemplar indbundet med de orig. omslag og ryg i smukt privat halvlæder med guldtryk på ryggen. Bindet signeret Juul-Lassen. * Variant A.Bibl. Norv. IV, 383. Skougaard II,142.

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        Geschwister Tanner. Roman. Berlin, Verlag Bruno Cassirer 1907. 4to. 319 S. Orig.-Halbleinenbd. mit Rücken- u. Deckeltitel sowie farbig illustriertem Buchdeckel.

      - Erstausgabe. "Geschwister Tanner" ist Robert Walsers erste Romanveröffentlichung und zugleich sein heiterstes Werk. In nur 6 Wochen schrieb R. Walser den Roman 1906 nieder. Tadelloses Exemplar in der besseren Bindevariante in Halbleinen. - Wilpert/Gührüng 2/2. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        MILANO E L'ESPOSIZIONE INTERNAZIONALE DEL SEMPIONE - 1906 Cronaca illustrata dell'Esposizione compilata a cura di E. A. Marescotti e Ed. Ximenes.

      Milano, Treves, 1906. In folio, tela editoriale con bella illustrazione a colori al piatto (picc. manc. al dorso), tit. oro al piatto (lievemente abraso) e al dorso , pp. 652, con numerosiss. ill. in b.n. e a colori nel t., 4 tavv. di disegni a colori applic. su cartoncino e un grande belliss. panorama (più volte ripieg.) f.t. L'esposizione di Milano comprendeva tutti i rami dell'industria dei trasporti, terrestri e marittimi, affiancata da una esposizione di arte decorativa.<br> Qualche fioritura, altrimenti esempl. ben conservato.

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        Eigenh. Brief m. Unterschrift in eigenh. Kuvert.

      Groß-Jena (Großjena) bei Naumburg (Saale), 31. VIII. 1906. - An Adalbert von Drasenovich. - Auf Briefpapier mit den blindgepr. Initialen &#132;M.K.". - &#132;Wohl sehr spät komme ich dazu Ihnen für die Übersendung des Heftchen zu danken, das Sie meinen Radierungen widmen [.]". - ge Gewicht in Gramm: 350 [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        XVI ?????? ?????????? ????????????? ???????; ????? 1905-06 ? ???????????. [XVI issue of the Annual of the Imperial Theatres. 1905-06 Season. [With:] Supplement].

      Direktsiya Imperatorskikh Teatrov Skt. Peterburg 1906 - Two volumes 4to (28.5 x 23 cm), copy number 40 of an unspecified edition. [14] incl. title, 242, [2], 131 pp., with 8 plates, incl. 2 double-page, many illustrations in text. Supplement: half-title, title, [2], 196, [2], CLII pp., with an engraving after Repin and a double-page plan. Contemporary half green marbled and polished calf over marbled green paper boards, by N. Gaevskiy in St. Petersburg, his credits tooled in gilt to upper pastedowns, covers with gilt line, red morocco label to spines with gilt lettering, top edges gilt, white moire endpapera; extremities rubbed, small cratch to right lower corner of vol. I. Finely bound by Gaevskiy in polished calf, printed for the Deputy Minister for Interior Affairs Konstantin Rydzevskiy. The almanac was published annually between 1890 and 1915 and contained reviews and repertoire of the Imperial theatres in St. Petersburg and Moscow, as well as articles about theatre personalities and reproductions of stage designs and portraits of numerous performers, for various productions. This copy, number 40, was printed for Konstantin Rydzevskiy (1852 &#151; 1929), a Russian General and statesman. He served as a Head of the Cabinet of his Imperial Majesty before being granted a position at the Ministry of the Interior Affairs in 1904, where he headed the Department of Police and the Independent Gendarmerie Corps. On many occasions he accompanied Emperor in his trips around the country and abroad. After the 1917 revolution Rydzevskiy emigrated and lived in France. The repertoire for the year 1905 includes a review of the first production of the Chekhov's "Cherry Orchard" by the Alexandrovskiy theatre. The supplement features a list of artists including the names of Karsavina, Pavlova, Fokin under the direction of Marius Petipa and Shaliapin. Fekula 7141 (supplement only); Smirnov-Sok., Biblioteka 2012 (full set). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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