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        In the Days of the Comet

      1906. First Edition . Signed. WELLS, H.G. In the Days of the Comet. London: MacMillan, 1906. Octavo, original green cloth gilt. Housed in a custom clamshell box. $17,500.First edition, second issue (as always), first state, presentation copy humorously inscribed by H.G. Wells to Richard Gregory, his close friend and scientific advisor, ""To dear old Griggalorums. From H.G.""Wells was a devoted member of the Fabian society and a utopian socialist; his novels often explore potential utopias and dystopias of the future, and how they may be brought about. In the present work, ""the wondrous change in human personality is brought about by the gases in a comet's tail, through which the Earth is fortunate enough to pass,"" a concept that has been adopted by numerous utopian societies in the years since this novel's pubication (Clute & Nicholls, 1314). Second issue, as usual (only one copy of the first issue is known: the British Library copy), first state, with integral title page. Without scarce original dust jacket. Currey, 419. Hammond B10. Inscribed to noted British scientist and Wells' lifelong friend Sir Richard Arman Gregory. In Wells' first work of fiction, he dedicated the work to Gregory as his ""dearest friend."" The two met while students at the Normal School of Science in South Kensington. They jointly authored a textbook, Honours Physiography, in 1891. Reportedly, Gregory was the one person with whom Wells never quarreled. A professor of astronomy, Gregory also possessed expertise in physics, chemistry and other disciplines; he wrote several textbooks and eventually assumed the editorship of the journal Nature, to which Wells frequently contributed. The author often turned to Gregory, and to the experts Gregory contacted on Wells' behalf, for insight and encouragement when writing his famous ""scientific romances."" After Wells' death, Gregory worked to establish the H.G. Wells Memorial to preserve public attention to his friend's body of work. Throughout his life Gregory was a passionate advocate for science—""It is necessary to believe in the holiness of scientific work,"" he once declared—and ""an optimist about man's future"" (Horrabin, in New Scientist, April 11, 1957).Interior fine, only very minor wear to cloth extremities, gilt bright. A nearly fine copy with a great association.

      [Bookseller: Bauman Rare Books]
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        Mr. Pratt : A Novel

      New York: A. S. Barnes and Company, 1906. Hardcover. Very Good +. 342 p.; 19 cm Warmly inscribed by the author to O. Henry

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        Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens

      London - Hodder and Stoughton, 1906 Book. Hardcover. First edition.. An illustrated novel from the popular Peter Pan series of works. First edition. Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens is one of the four major literary works featuring Barrie's widely known character Peter Pan. As stated to title page, much of this work is taken from Barrie's earlier novel, The Little White Bird. The Little White Bird was a novel for adult readers, whereas this work was published as a children's book. This work is adorned with illustrations by Arthur Rackham, fifty plates in total. Collated, complete. The binding has suffered but a very clean copy internally and would make a super copy if rebound. Loosely inserted is an article from the Telegraph in 2002 about Arthur Rackham's illustrations. With the bookplate of one Vincent Cartwright Vickers to the front pastedown. Vickers was of Newsells Park, Royston, Hertfordshire, which was a country house and estate. The house has a history of race horses and today is a horse stud farm. The bookplate possibly belongs to the same Cartwright Vickers that wrote The Google Book, an illustrated book of children's verse. J M Barrie was a Scottish novelist and playwright. He is bestremembered as the creator of Peter Pan. In this work Peter is a seven day old infant who escapes his window and flies to Kensington Gardens. This work follows his adventures in thegardens. Condition: In original red cloth binding with gilt stamping to the spine and front board. Externally, sound with heavy rubbing to the head and tail of spine and to the joints. Loss at head of spine due to rubbing. Hinges aretender with front endpaper and frontispiece becoming disbound. Prior owner's bookplate to front pastedown, Vincent Cartwright Vickers. Internally, binding istender and loosening in places, front endpaper, frontispiece andone leaf of contents have become disbound. Pages are brightwith the odd spot throughout. Overall:FAIR but very good internally..

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        Beknopte historie, van het Mogolsche keyzerryk, en de zuydelyke aangrensende ryken. Batavia, C.C. Renhard, 1758. Folio. With a woodcut device on title-page (VOC ship on a shield, flanked by Poseidon and Amphitrite, topped by an armillary sphere), folding letterpress genealogical table, 2 large woodcuts (plus 1 repeat) with letterpress text, representing the seals of 3 Mogul rulers (each with 2 concentric circles with 11 or 13 smaller circles inbetween, with the ruler's name in the centre and his predecessors numbered in the surrounding circles), a woodcut headpiece, tailpiece (plus repeats) and 3 large decorated initials (3 series). Modern blue paper wrappers.

      - Bijdragen taal-, land- en volkenkunde Ned.-Indie, LXI (1906), pp. 374-376; Landwehr & V.d. Krogt, VOC 561. First edition of a history of the Mogul Empire and its southern possessions. The foreword notes that the anonymous author based his account of northern India partly on Fran

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        Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens

      USA: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1906. Copyright date is 1906, First American Trade Edition, Illustrations by Arthur Rackham including 50 tipped-in color plates, Original dust jacket.Original green cloth pictorially gilt. Among the most desirable of Rackham‘s illustrated works. Very scarce in the original dust jacket. Jacket with some chipping and short tears, tape repairs on the reverse, cup-ring stain on front; cloth lightly spotted; small crease to corner of frontispiece illustration; book and jacket very good Plus. Text and illustrations bright and clean, Binding is secure, a solid collectible Racham illustrated book. With a scarce in the original dust jacket. First American Trade Edition. Hardcover. very good Plus/Very-good Plus. Illus. by Rackham, Arthur. 4to - over 9" x 12" Tall. Collectible Rackham.

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        Les Peintres Impressionnistes; Pissarro, Claude Monet, Sisley, Renoir, Berthe Morisot, Cézanne, Guillaumin

      Paris: H. Floury, 1906. First edition. Hardcover. Half brown morocco and marbled boards. Teg. Near fine. 214 pages. 26 x 20 cm. Edition De Luxe. Frontispiece, 17 plates, numerous reproductions and 6 original etchings including Pissarro, "Les faneuses;" Sislely (by P.M. Roy) "Bords du Loing"; Renoir, "Femme nue assise"; Renoir, "Femme nue couchee"; Cezanne, "Portrait de Guillaumin"; and one in color, by Guillaumin, "Vue prise de Saardam." Original wrappers bound-in.

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        Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens

      Charles Scribner's Sons 1906 - Copyright date is 1906, First American Trade Edition, Illustrations by Arthur Rackham including 50 tipped-in color plates, dust jacket.Original green cloth pictorially gilt. Among the most desirable of Rackham‘s illustrated works. Very scarce in the original dust jacket. Jacket with some chipping and short tears, tape repairs on the reverse, cup-ring stain on front; cloth lightly spotted; small crease to corner of frontispiece illustration; book and jacket very good Plus. Text and illustrations bright and clean, Binding is secure, a solid collectible Racham illustrated book. With a scarce in the original dust jacket Size: 4to - over 9" x 12" Tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Maître du monde

      - Collection Hetzel, Paris 1906, relié. - Nuova edizione. Un frontespizio e 38 illustrazioni di G. Roux e incisa da Froment, 6 chromolithographies e appena photography Pagina Lago Michigan. Cartonnage policroma di Acante lascia con un distintivo d'oro. Questo mùacaron diventare rosso nelle edizioni dopo il 1911. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Nouvelle édition. Un frontispice et 38 illustrations par G. Roux et gravés par Froment, dont 6 chromolithographies, et une photographie à peine page du lac Michigan. Cartonnage polychrome aux feuilles d'acante avec un macaron doré. Ce macaron deviendra rouge dans les éditions après 1911. Magnier et ses fils, relieur. Un coin très légèrement émoussé, un encadrement ayant légèrement "bavé" sur l'encadrement argenté, sinon, superbe exemplaire, au dos et second plat parfait, au papier sans défaut totalement exempt de rousseurs, à la première plaque bien nette. Très rare dans cet état. Roman policier et de science fiction à la première personne paru pour la première fois en 1904. Le génial Robur, de Robur le conquérant, revient à bord d'un véhicule amphibie extrèmement rapide, décidé à devenir le maître du monde.  

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        Fine photograph signed by him in western characters and dated by him in Thai numerals (Pan Sukhum, 1862-1938, Pasha, former regent of King Ananda Mahidol)

      1906 - "14.4.6", showing him head and shoulders in uniform with medals and decorations, 8" x 5½", in original wooden frame 14½" x 10½", no place, 14th April King Ananda Mahidol (1925-1946) was the eighth monarch of Thailand from the House of Chakri as Rama VIII. At the time he was recognised as king by the National Assembly in March 1935, he was a nine-year-old boy living in Switzerland. He returned to Thailand in December 1945, but six months later in June 1946, he was found shot dead in his bed. Although at first thought to have been an accident, his death was ruled a murder by medical examiners, and three royal pages were later executed following very irregular trials. The mysterious circumstances surrounding his death have been the subject of much controversy.

      [Bookseller: Sophie Dupre ABA ILAB PADA]
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        REVUE D'ORGANISATION ET DE DEFENSE RELIGIEUSE, 6 TOMES, 1906 - 1911

      1906. Maison de la Bonne Presse. 1906 - 1911. In - 4.Carré. Relié demi - cuir. Bon état. Couv. convenable. Dos à nerfs. Intérieur acceptable. 6 tomes d'env. 700 pages chacun. Texte sur 2 colonnes. Titres, tomaisons, dates, roulettes et filets dorés sur les dos. Etiquettes de code sur les couvertures. Légères épidermures sur les dos. Doctrine, Informations, Documents, Jurisprudence, Consultations. Sommaire (partiel) du tome I: Lettre encyclique de S.S. Pie X. Notre but, Reconstruisons. Les idoles crouleront. Les inventaires, La résistance dans les églises est - elle légale ? Comment remplacer le budget des cultes. Jurisprudence. A travers les périodiques...

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        5 AK Luftschiffer Bataillon Drachenballon Condor Kranich Möwe 1906 1918 Zeppelin Freiballon Jungfernheide Zeithain Originalfotografie Ansichtskarte

      Angeboten wird ein - sehr seltenes - Konvolut von 3 Originalpostkarten und 2 Originalfotografien in Postkartengröße : Korrespondenz eines Soldaten des Königl. Luftschiffer Bataillons v o r dem WK1 (vier Karten, Poststempel von 1906) und eine gegen Ende des WK1 vom 7.5.18. Eine Karte (6.8.06) zeigt offenbar das Befüllen des Ballons mit der Verbindung zum ebenfalls ballonartigen Reservoir. Auf Foto 7 ist der Absender mit einem von ihm gesetzten Kreuz gekennzeichnet. Zwei Karten mit altem Wasserrand, sond in gutem bis sehr gutem - natürlich altersentsprechendem - Zustand Der jeweils auf der Vorderseite liegende Papierschnitzel soll als Kopierschutz dienen.

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        Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens

      London: Hodder & Stoughton,, 1906. (From "The Little White Bird"). Quarto. Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in red morocco, titles and decoration to spine gilt, raised bands, rule to boards gilt, inner dentelles gilt, silk endpapers and top edge gilt. With a pictorial onlay inset into the front cover entitled "The Lady with the Balloons who sits just outside", after the Rackham illustration. Housed in a solander box, also by the Chelsea Bindery. Illustrated throughout with the inclusion of 50 tipped-in coloured plates. An excellent copy. Signed limited edition, one of 500 numbered copies, of which this is number 381, signed by the artist. 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.

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        An der Bucht von Rio de Janeiro. Senkungs-(Ingressions-) küste des brasilianischen Berglandes. Schulwandbild nach einem Gemälde von Michael Zeno Diemer.

      Gotha, Perthes ohne Jahresangabe um 1906. - Farbig lithographiertes Blatt, Format ca. 76x107 cm. [Geographische Typenbilder von Dr. A. Geistbeck und Fr. Engleder]. Dekorative Ansicht auf Rio de Janeiro, links der Pic do Corcovado, in der Bildmitte der Pao d'Assucar (Zuckerhut) und vorne die Vorstadt Botafago mit der Bucht Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas. An den Rändern hinterlegt, ehemaliger Bibliotheksstempel verso, am oberen Bildrand etwas wasserrandig, kleinere Verfärbungen, insg. ein gutes Exemplar. Michael Zeno Diemer (1867-1939) war ein deutscher Marinemaler der besonders durch seine großen Panorama-Schlachtenbilder im 19. Jahrhundert bekannt wurde! Im Stein von Diemer signiert. Decorative vintage school wall map with a view on Rio de Janeiro, after a painting of Michael Zeno Diemer (1867-1939, famous german warpainter of panormic views)! To the left the Pic do Corcovado, in the center the Pao d'Assucar (Sugar Loaf) and in the foreground the suburb of Botafago with the Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas bay. Library stamp on the back, at the upper edge of the picture somewhat water-spotted, minor discolorations, in general a good copy [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Thomas Mertens]
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        Die Magdalena-Bai in Nordwestspitzbergen. Typus einer Talgletscherlandschaft der arktischen Kältewüste, nach einem Gemälde von Michael Zeno Diemer.

      Gotha, Perthes ohne Jahresangabe (um 1906). - Farbig lithographiertes Blatt, Format ca. 84x111 cm. [Geographische Typenbilder von Dr. A. Geistbeck und Fr. Engleder]. Dekorative Ansicht Magdalena-Bucht in Spitzbergen nach einem Gemälde von Michael Zeno Diemer. Mit einem Walfänger, 2 Wale im Schlepptau. An den Rändern hinterlegt, dort oben stärker rissig (ohne Beeinträchtigung der Abbildung), ehemaliger Bibliotheksstempel verso, insg. ein gutes Exemplar. Michael Zeno Diemer (1867-1939) war ein deutscher Marinemaler der besonders durch seine großen Panorama-Schlachtenbilder im 19. Jahrhundert bekannt wurde! Im Stein von Diemer signiert. Decorative vintage school wall map with on the Magdalena-Bay at Spitsbergen after a painting of Michael Zeno Diemer (1867-1939, famous german warpainter of panormic views)! Library stamp on the back, at the upper edge of the picture. With a whaler, 2 whales in tow. On the edges cracked (without impairment of the picture), former library stamp verso, in general a good copy. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Thomas Mertens]
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        Auf dem Hochlande von Ecuador. Kultur. u. Vulkanlandschaft des kalten Landes (Tierra fria) in den tropischen Anden.Nach einem Gemälde von R. Reschreiter, München.

      Gotha, Perthes ohne Jahresangabe (um 1906). - Farbig lithographiertes Blatt, Format ca. 79x109 cm. [Geographische Typenbilder von Dr. A. Geistbeck und Fr. Engleder]. Dekorative Ansicht der Hochanden um den Chimborazo. Bibliotheksstempel auf der Rückseite. An den Rändern hinterlegt, vereinzelt dort etwas rissig und leicht gebräunt, sonst in guter Erhaltung. Im Stein von Reschreiter signiert. Rudolf Reschreiter (1868-1939) studierte an der Münchner Akademie bei Gabriel von Hackl. Er begleitete Hans Meyer auf dessen Expedition in die südamerikanischen Kordilleren Reschreiter malte im Anschluss eine ganze Serie Chimborazo-Bilder. Decorative vintage school wall map with the landscape around the Chimborazo after a painting of Rudolf Reschreiter (1868-1939). Library stamp on the back, the edges minorally cracked, otherwise a well preserved copy! [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        In der Steppe am Fuß des Kilimandscharo. Typus der tropischen Savannenlandschaft. Nach einem Gemälde von Ernst Platz, München.

      Gotha, Perthes ohne Jahresangabe (um 1906). - Farbig lithographiertes Blatt, Format ca. 80x107 cm. [Geographische Typenbilder von Dr. A. Geistbeck und Fr. Engleder]. Dekorative Savannen-Ansicht mit dem Kilimandscharo im Hintergrund. An den Rändern hinterlegt, lediglich am unteren Rand leichter knickspurig sonst in sehr guter Erhaltung. Im Stein von Platz signiert. Ernst Platz (1867-1940) war Bergmaler, Illustrator und Alpinist. Er begleitete Hans Meyer auf seiner bahnbrechenden Expedition zum Kilimandscharo-Massiv und bestieg mit ihm den Kibo! Decorative vintage school wall map with the surroundings of the Kilimandjaro after a painting of Ernst Platz (1867-1940). Library stamp on the back otherwise a well preserved copy! [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Thomas Mertens]
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        Flachreliefkarte der Dardanellen. Schulwandbild nach einem Gemälde von Michael Zeno Diemer.

      Gotha, Perthes, ohne Jahresangabe (um 1906). - Farbig lithographiertes Blatt, Format ca. 79x107 cm. [Geographische Typenbilder von Dr. A. Geistbeck und Fr. Engleder]. Dekorative Ansicht auf die Dardanellen nach einem Gemälde von Michael Zeno Diemer. An den Rändern hinterlegt, ehemaliger Bibliotheksstempel verso, am oberen Bildrand etwas wasserrandig, kleinere Verfärbungen, am oberen Rand 2 mit Metall eingefasste Löcher zum Aufhängen des Bildes, insg. ein gutes Exemplar. Michael Zeno Diemer (1867-1939) war ein deutscher Marinemaler der besonders durch seine großen Panorama-Schlachtenbilder im 19. Jahrhundert bekannt wurde! Im Stein von Diemer signiert. Decorative vintage school wall map with a view on the Dardanelles, after a painting of Michael Zeno Diemer (1867-1939, famous german warpainter of panormic views)! Library stamp on the back, at the upper edge of the picture somewhat water-spotted, minor discolorations, in general a good copy. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        L'art et le beau N°12 de la 1ère année

      - Librairie artistique et littéraire, Paris Décembre 1906, 27,5x35,5cm, broché. - Prima edizione di questo interamente dedicato al numero di Auguste Rodin. Testo Gustave Kahn. libro illustrato di opere di riproduzioni Auguste Rodin. autografo Rare ha firmato Auguste Rodin suo amico Bigaud Cairo. Tracce di attrito sul retro, piccolo strappo marginale sui piatti, bella stato interiore. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale de ce numéro entièrement consacré à Auguste Rodin. Texte de Gustave Kahn. Ouvrage illustré de reproductions d'oeuvres d'Auguste Rodin. Rare envoi autographe signé d'Auguste Rodin à son ami Bigaud-Kaire. Traces de frottements sur le dos, petites déchirures marginales sur les plats, agréable état intérieur.

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        Le Vite de Più Eccellenti Pittori Scultori ed Architettori.

      Con nuove annotazioni e comemnti di Gaetano Milanesi. 9 vols. Firenze: Sansoni 1906. With genealogical plates. Bound with orig. frontcovers in nice new halfleather in old style with goldprint on spines. 2 orig. frontcovers loose, 3 volumes with weak throughgoing waterstain in margin, otherwise nice set, 1878.

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        THE AWFUL AIRSHIP.

      London, Blackie and Son Limited, (1906).. FIRST EDITION (1906), Blackie's Miniature Picture Books, small oblong format, 150 x 74 mm, 6 x 3 inches, 30 comical colour illustrations by CHARLES ROBINSON, 2 line captions on facing pages, pages are french folded, original publisher's grey pictorial cloth, blue lettering to spine, red, blue and white picture to upper cover with black lettered title, small picture on lower cover in red, black and white with "Blackie's Miniature Picture Books" in black lettering, original pictorial endpapers. Professionally recased, slight wear and rubbing to spine, tiny split to top of lower hinge with very slight loss of cloth, blue lettering on spine rubbed with slight loss of colour to a few letters, some light scratching to covers, very occasional very light fox spots to text and margins of plates, small bookseller's pale green ink stamp to bottom of first free pictorial endpaper near to hinge, otherwise a very good copy of this scarce title. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        Sésame et les lys

      First edition in French, translated by Marcel Proust. Notes and preface also by Proust. A first impression copy numbered in the press.Handsome autograph inscription from Marcel Proust to the writer, muscial critic and journalist Edouard Trogan, pseudonym of Louis Joubert.A small tear, not serious, to foot of upper cover.This copy has a pastiche chemise and slipcase in half light brown cloth by Goy & Vilaine. Mercure de France Paris 1906 12x19cm broché sous chemise et étui

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        Travels in the Interior of North America Volume IV Atlas

      Erstausgabe 1906 Elephant Folio Groesse 40 cm X 53 cm (16" x 21" high) von diesem amerikanischen Verlag Arthur Clark Co. Cleveland Ohio, USA und Erstausgabe in den USA als Uebersetzung von Hannibal Evans Lloyd, mit Auflistung der 81 Tafeln der schwarz weissen Drucktafeln, und einer mehrfach gefalteten Originalkarte als Lithographie, mit farbigen Einzeichnungen und Begrenzungen der Gebiete der Indianerstaemme im Jahre 1832. Keine Paginierung, aber circa 90 Seiten auf dickem Kunstdruckpapier in gutem Erhaltungszustand, siehe 10 Fotos, selten

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        Photograph Album Documenting the Aftermath of the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake

      Collection of approximately 99 original black-and-white photographs showing the destruction caused by the earthquake and resulting fires, and the subsequent clean-up and reconstruction efforts, most pages with hand-written captions, with specific sites depicted including the Ferry Building, Market Street, burning buildings, refugee camps, City Hall, the Hearst Building, the Palace Hotel, gutted churches, rubble, and relocated shops, some photos with signature for R.J. Waters & Co. and caption within the plate, label affixed to inside front cover for Waters Company, San Francisco. Photos overall in very good condition. Various sizes to 8" x 10". Photos affixed to album leaves with photo corners and small dots of glue, many photos already loose, all pages detached from album. Oblong 4to. Cloth album. San Francisco (R.J. Waters & Co.) circa 1906. The 1906 earthquake struck the coast of Northern California at 5:12 am on April 18th, with a magnitude of 7.8. Over 80% of the city of San Francisco was destroyed as a result of the quake and the subsequent fires, with 30 different fires destroying 25,000 buildings across 490 city blocks within three days. An estimated 3,000 people died. Initially only 375 deaths were reported, due in part to hundreds of ignored and unreported fatalities in Chinatown. To this day, it is still the deadliest natural disaster in California's history. Up to 300,000 people were also left homeless out of a total population of 410,000, with some refugee camps remaining open for over two years.

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        The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte by William Milligan Sloane. Complete in Four Volumes.

      New York: The Century Co. 1906 - Fine copy in the original gilt-blocked cloth. Slightest suggestion only of dust-dulling and rubbing to the spine bands and panel edges. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Book plate of Sir Henry Kimber Bart. ; 0 pages; Description: 4 v. Ports. , maps. 22 cm. Subjects: Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821 - Bibliography. France --History --Consulate and First Empire, 1799-1815 - Bibliography. 8 Kg. 0 pp. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Trial of Oscar Wilde. From the Shorthand Reports.

      Paris: Privately printed, 1906 - Octavo. Near-contemporary green morocco-backed green cloth boards by Sangorski & Sutcliffe/Zaehnsdorf, titles to spine gilt, in compartments, top edge gilt, marbled endpapers. Small hole to pp. 9-10, pencil correction to pp. 7-8 noting the correct university of Lord Alfred Douglas, Douglas's name inked out to pp. 111, 127 and 129; an excellent copy. Title page printed red and black, 6 pages of publisher's advertisements, printed red and black, at the rear. First edition, limited issue, number 259 of 500 printed on handmade paper, a further 50 printed on japon, all issued for private circulation only. Mason 688. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        The Real West Coast: A New Picture of a Rumour-Damaged Country.

      Adelaide: W. K. Thomas & Co. 1906. Octavo booklet, 46 pp. very good in original printed pink wrappers, chipped; preserved in splendid full crushed morocco bookform box by Sangorski lined with moiré silk, with gilt lettering. Uncommon booklet in remarkable original condition, describing a journey through the pastoral estates of the west coast of South Australia, with notices of the settlements at Piednippie, Colton, Elliston, Talia, Petina Well, Yandra and Port Lincoln. The author writes in an attractive and offhand style, as might be expected considering that this booklet was reprinted from the Adelaide Register in an effort to bolster public confidence in the potential of the region for future grazing investment. It includes several photo plates, including group portraits of the pioneer selectors, west coast pastoralists in 1888, and local Aboriginals.

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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.FIRST LIMITED EDITION 200 COPIES BOUND ENTIRELY UNCUT, WITH HEARN MSS. LEAF TIPPED IN. "Gift from F. Coolidge HMCo. Dec 1/06 [to its chief binder]. RARE *** *** *** . . WITH AN ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPT LEAF IN HEARN'S HAND ! . . RARE FIRST LIMITED EDITION OF 200 ONLY COPIES: WITH HEARN'S MANUSCRIP PAGED TIPPED IN. A 2 volume set. . * . THIS FIRST LIMITED EDITION OF 200 COPIES contains a sheet of Hearn's actual 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 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 has referred to Ms. Bisland as his "...literary brother" see the quote in volume 1, p.389. . Please see our other listings for a manuscript letter from Hearn to Bisland whom he corresponded with often. Because Bisland carried on an extensive correspondence with Hearn, her ability to write a true & proper biography was a foregone conclusion. . THE ILLUSTRATIONS: This set is illustrated with 16 photos and gravures, with frontispieces of Hearn. . * By and large the best and most reliable of all Hearn biographies due to Bisland's primary knowledge of Hearn, something most other biographers can not say. . * 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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        Signora con stola bianca. ''Mele e Ci Napoli'' Milano, Officine Grafiche Ricordi, 1906 ca.

      1906. Litografia a colori (cm 205x144) formata da 2 fogli uniti. Al centro in grandi caratteri: ''Mele e Ci Napoli'', lungo il margine inferiore: ''Confezioni per signora massimo a buon mercato."Firmata M. Dudovich'' in alto a sinistra. Esemplare in perfetto stato di conservazione, intelato. Marcello Dudovich, inizia nel 1906, assieme agli altri cartellonisti che collaborano con le Officine Grafiche Ricordi, a lavorare per le campagne pubblicitarie promosse da un'importante ditta, i Grandi Magazzini Italiani di Emiddio e Alfonso Mele, con sede a Napoli. I Magazzini "Mele" aprirono al pubblico napoletano nel 1889. I fratelli Mele furono antesignani nella committenza pubblicitaria, crearono un progetto promozionale articolato e senza confronti per quei tempi, proponendo uno stile di vita aristocratico con uno sguardo nostalgico alla Belle Epoque ma con prodotti alla portata di tutti. "Massimo buon mercato" era lo slogan che accompagnava i cartelloni pubblicitari destinati alla media borghesia. I manifesti Mele vennero realizzati da diversi artisti: Achille Beltrame, P. L. Caldanzano, Leonetto Cappiello, S. De Stefano, Marcello Dudovich, Franz Laskoff, Gian Emilio Malerba, A. L. Mauzan, A. Mazza, Leopoldo Metlicovitz, E. Sacchetti, A. Terzi, Aleardo Villa. "La committenza Mele, intervenuta quasi in via sperimentale a mettere a punto la nuova politica culturale Ricordi e le concrete capacità del potenziale tecnico della ditta, documenta il periodo formativo della grafica pubblicitaria come nessun'altra committenza; ciò, sia in virtù del fatto che si svolse senza interruzioni per un arco di tempo di circa venticinque anni, a differenza di altre committenze più brevi ed episodiche. Infatti la Ricordi sostenne, coi suoi cartellonisti, alcune campagne pubblicitarie dei Magazzini Mele fin dal 1889, ma senza averne l'esclusiva in quanto anche altri stabilimenti - non tutti all'avanguardia - parteciparono all'iniziativa. Scorrendo la produzione cartellonistica Mele in ordine cronologico, si osserva che alcune importanti modifiche del manifesto muovono proprio a partire dal 1906: esse sono in relazione soprattutto a Marcello Dudovich che inizia da quell'anno un'intensa attività di produzione per la ditta di Napoli. Dudovich elaborerà assieme ad altri cartellonisti, pittori e illustratori le istruzioni ricevute dalla ditta, affinché la trasmissione del messaggio pubblicitario sia il più possibile coerente ed efficace. I manifesti Mele vengono realizzati da diverse mani e con diverse interpretazioni stilistiche, ma nell'unica cifra imposta dalla committenza, tesa cioè ad enfatizzare i capi d'abbigliamento e l'atmosfera che questi riescono a creare attorno. La ditta Mele cerca un proprio specifico segno d'identità da affidare alla collettività, propone uno stile di vita aristocratico, quasi irraggiungibile e già velato di tinte nostalgiche per una belle époque in declino. I prodotti, potenzialmente interclassisti, sebbene si prospettino come alla portata di qualunque tasca - "massimo buon mercato" è infatti lo slogan che accompagna la quasi totalità dei cartelloni pubblicitari "Mele" - sono però destinati alla media borghesia. Per Dudovich il manifesto è definito e risolto sempre in un unicum armonico.

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        THE LIFE AND LETTERS OF LAFCADIO HEARN. By Elizabeth Bisland

      - THE FIRST & LIMITED EDITION OF 200 COPIES WITH MANUSCRIPT Boston 1906, Houghton. Green cloth, index, appendix, 15 b.w.illustrations, paper labels.FIRST LIMITED EDITION 200 COPIESBOUND ENTIRELY UNCUT, WITH HEARN MSS. LEAF TIPPED IN. "Giftfrom F. Coolidge HMCo. Dec 1/06 [to its chief binder]. RARE*** *** ***. WITH AN ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPT LEAF IN HEARN'S HAND !.RARE FIRST LIMITED EDITION OF 200 ONLY COPIES:WITH HEARN'S MANUSCRIP PAGED TIPPED IN. A 2 volume set.*.THIS FIRST LIMITED EDITION OF 200 COPIES contains a sheetof Hearn's actual holographic and penned manuscript, tippedin volume one.RARITY:There are only two Hearn leaf book titles, which includesthis title and the complete WRITINGS OF LAFCADIO HEARN 16volumes.THE BINDINGS:This work is bound in green cloth, with paper labels on thespine, top edges are gilt.*THE RARE MANUSCRIPT EDITION:.This has remains one of Hearn's rarest and most desirabletitles for collectors & libraries. This is essentially abiography by his very close friend and fellow writer,Elizabeth Bisland.Hearn has referred to Ms. Bisland as his ".literarybrother" see the quote in volume 1, p.389.Please see our other listings for a manuscript letter fromHearn to Bisland whom he corresponded with often. BecauseBisland carried on an extensive correspondence with Hearn,her ability to write a true & proper biography was aforegone conclusion.THE ILLUSTRATIONS:This set is illustrated with 16 photos and gravures, withfrontispieces of Hearn.*By and large the best and most reliable of all Hearnbiographies due to Bisland's primary knowledge of Hearn,something most other biographers can not say.*FOR THE TRADE EDITION:See our other listings.***REFERENCES:BAL 7944.Perkins, P.D.: LAFCADIO HEARN: A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF HISWRITINGS, pp.54-55 for comprehensive bibliographic details.***. *** Color scans of this and most other items areposted to our website.Book description text protected by Copyright.

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        Statues et statuettes de rois et de particuliers, 3 volumes (Catalogue Général du Musée du Caire)

      SAE et IFAO, Le Caire 1906 - Rare set of 3 volumes (complete without the indices). SAE, Le Caire, 1906-1914. Folio. Red buckram, in excellent condition. Volume I: ii & 89 pages, 79 plates. Volume II: 60 pages, 53 plates. Volume III: 103 pages, 53 plates. With a note: "Exemplaire de P. Lacau, reçu par l'entremise de J. Yoyotte en 1966. C. Vandersleyen (Relié par mes soins)." [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        ?Woman Gathering Sticks?

      Self Published. Single Sheet. Good. Augustus John. Augustus John etching titled ?Woman Gathering Sticks?. Etching printed on handmade laid paper made in May 1906. Signed in pencil by Augustus John in lower right margin. In the lower margins of the sheet the title and edition size is written in ink . As usual it is a small edition size and this is number 21/ 25 copies. It also has plate no. 100 written. As you can see there are a couple of old worm holes in lower left corner; two fox marks within the image; an old mount stain in the margins of the image and on the verso the paper is discoloured with some foxing. Reference Dodgson 81. Size 89 x 126mm (3.5 x 5 inches ) Sheet size 190 x 210mm (7.5 x 8.5 inches)

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        Ellen

      First edition on ordinary paper, of which there were only 10 large paper on Hollande.With an autograph inscription from Jean Lorrain.A small hole and tiny lack to the margin of the first endpaper.Beautiful illustrated cover by Van Wélie. Pierre Douville Paris 1906 12x19cm broché

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        Les dieux s'en vont d'Annunzio reste

      First edition in French, for which there is no mention of large paper copies. Contemporary half cherry-red morocco over marbled paper boards by Stroobants, spine in six compartments decorated with gilt spots and double gilt compartments with gilt typographic devices (slight insignificant rubbing to three bands), gilt fillet frame to boards, marbled endpapers and pastedowns, covers and spine preserved, top edge gilt. Autograph inscription from Filippo-Tommaso Marinetti in French to the journalist and politician Eugène Lautier.With ink drawings by Valeri. A very good copy in a nice binding. % Sansot Paris 1906 11,5x19cm relié

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        Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons,, 1906. (From 'The Little White Bird'). With Drawings by Arthur Rackham. Quarto. Original green cloth, titles and pictorial decoration to spine and upper board gilt, brown endpapers, edges grey. Tipped-in colour frontispiece and 49 plates on brown paper with captioned tissue-guards. Spine lightly faded and rolled, slight crease to head of front cover, light soiling to rear cover and spine, light wear to bottom edges of boards; a very good copy. First US edition, published the same year as the London 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.

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        Zur Theorie der Lichterzeugung und Lichtabsorption. WITH: Das Prinzip von der Erhaltung der Schwerpunktsbewgung und die Tragheit der Energie

      Leipzig: Barth, 1906. FIRST EDITION of two important Einstein papers, including one of the two papers on his Noble Prize winning work on the photoelectric effect. On the Theory of Light Production and Light Absorption: A continuation and development of Einstein's revolutionary first paper in 1905 on the photoelectric effect ("On a Heuristic Point of View about the Creation and Conversion of Light")."In a companion paper [to "On a Heuristic Point..."], published in 1906, Einstein exposed appeal to the quantum as fundamentally counter to the ethos of classical physics: 'the theoretical bases on which Planck's radiation theory rests are different from those of Maxwell's theory'. Planck had not initially intended to quantify light-radiation itself, but Einstein demonstrated that his own 'light-quantum hypothesis' was implicit in Planck's earlier work. In viewing radiation not as a continuous wave, but as composed of small packets of energy (later called photons), Einstein was again shaking the foundations of classical physics" (Honner, The Description of Nature, 31). Particle Physics: One Hundred Years of Discoveries: "Corpuscular-wave dualism for photons. Explanation of the photoelectric effect using the quantum hypothesis of Planck. Nobel prize to A. Einstein awarded in 1921 'for services to Theoretical Physics, and especially of he law of the photoelectric effect.'" Weil *12.The Principle of Conservation of Motion of the Center of Gravity and the Inertia of Energy: Einstein's further development of E=mc2. Einstein boldly uses his relationship to insist that the conservation of mass is a special case of the conservation of energy and broadens the law to include not only mechanical, but electromagnetic processes as well. Weil 13.IN: Annalen der Physik, Vol. 20, pp. 199-206; 627-633. Leipzig: Barth, 1906. Octavo, modern full green morocco. Rippling to the first few leaves of volume (not affecting Einstein papers). Provenance: with library stamp on series title from the prestigious Gmelin Institute (after 1996, part of the Max Planck Institute). Very handsomely bound. Fine.

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        Der Eigene. Ein Buch für Kunst und männliche Kultur. Vol. 6.

      - Charlottenburg (Berlin), Brand und Linke Kunstverlag, 1906. Original gilt decorated cloth. (6), 192, (8) p. Printed on several types of paper in 3000 copies. Illustrated. 12 tipped-in pictures on heavy paper. 1st edition. Backstrip repaired. Corners a bit bumped. First page missing (containing the name of the owner and the number of the book). Otherwise in very good condition.* The world's first gay magazine (1896-1932) in its only affordable volume, the sixth. This was not published in monthly issues, but as a one year volume. Paintings, drawings and photographs (some made by Adolf Brand himself, including a possible self portrait) are illustrating this beautiful Jugendstil book. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        TRIBUNE SUGAR FACTORY SOUVENIR EDITION, Brush, Colorado, November 1906

      Brush Tribune, Brush, Colorado 1906 - TRIBUNE SUGAR FACTORY SOUVENIR EDITION, Brush, Colorado, November 1906. (Only DPL has an original copy.) "Million Dollar Sugar Factory, Brush, Colorado." Original illustrated covers with tipped-on photograph. Dimensions: 11 inches by 15-1/2 inches; 32 pages; illustrated. Brush Tribune, Sugar Factory Souvenir Edition, Brush, Colorado, November 10, 1906. Brush, Weld County, Colorado. Articles include: Colorado, with a heart and a face of gold Sunshine by Harold R. Shields; Morgan County, The Queen of the South Platte; Brush, Colorado, Its Past, Present and Future; The Present (1906) Town of Brush; Schools and Churches; Territory Surrounding Brush; Eben-Ezer, Home and Sanatorium; The Brush Sugar Factory; A Model Farm; The Busy Town of Hillrose; The Beaver Valley; Some of Our Citizens, etc. Very good plus condition. Price: $775.00 [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Farbzeichnung *Stadtansicht* ( wohl Gelmeroda ) in Farbkreide auf Papier. Am Unterrand mit Lyonel Feininger bezeichnet bzw. signiert.

      - Bildmaß: 31 x 41,8 cm ( Höhe x Breite ). Abstrakte Zeichnung mit Farbkreide auf schlichtem Papier. Untenstehend mittig mit *Lyonel Feininger* signiert, undatiert. Gezeigt wird wohl eine Stadtansicht aus Thüringen ( möglicherweise Gelmeroda ) wo sich Feininger zwischen 1906 und 1937 öfters aufgehalten hat und zahlreiche Zeichnungen enstanden sind. Auch später hat Feininger Motive aus der Gegend immer wieder aufgegriffen und zeichnerisch umgesetzt. Die ältere Zeichnung von guter, farbfrischer Erhaltung, das Blatt gering fleckig, verso mit Resten alter Montierung und gering stockfleckig. Das Blatt jeweils zu den äußeren Ecken hin etwas angeknickt. Zum linken Außenrand hin außerhalb der Darstellung mit 6 winzigen stecknadelkopfgrossen Löchern. ( Bitte beachten: Eine Expertise zu dieser Zeichnung liegt mir nicht vor, desgleiche ist diese Zeichnung nicht im Werkverzeichnis von Moeller / New York verzeichnet. Möglicherweise aber wohl ein authentisches Blatt des Künstlers als Skizze oder Entwurfsskizze. Die Signatur entspricht den bei Artprice für Feininger hinterlegten Signaturen - hier mit vollem Vor- und Zunamen ). Provenienz: Alter Hamburgischer Privatbesitz. ( Bitte ggf. nach Absprache vor Ort besichtigen ) ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available - Weitere Pics auf Anfrage )( Provenienz: Alter Privatbesitz ) [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        De la situation faite à l'histoire de la sociologie

      First edition, one of 13 numbered copies on Whatman, the only large paper copiesElegant half navy blue morocco over marbled paper boards by Alix, spine in six compartments, gilt date at foot, blue paper pastedowns and endpapers, covers and spine preserved, top edge giltA fine, well-margined copy, handsomely bound. Les cahiers de la quinzaine Paris 1906 13x19cm relié

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        The Tale of Jeremy Fisher

      London: Frederick Warne and Co.,, 1906. Sextodecimo. Recent red half morocco, titles and decoration to spine gilt, raised bands, original pictorial boards and pictorial endpapers at front. With colour illustrations by the author. An excellent copy. First edition, first impression.

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        Skitsebog. Håndtegnet skitsebog med talrige blyantstegninger med især ældre bygninger, tårne og arkitektur fra Frederiksberg, København og nærmeste Omegn.

      1906-1911. Tvær-8°, [76] blade, velholdt sort skindbind med sølvspænde. Charles O.G. Christensen, arkitekt og arkæolog, modtog i 1905 sølvmedalje som snedkersvend. Afsluttede Kunstakademiet i 1916 (under Martin Nyrup og Hack Kampmann). Modtog i 1918 C.F. Hansens Opmuntringspris for rekonstruktion af Uranienborg. Han samarbejde med Vilhelm Lorenzen ved udgivelsen af dennes værk »De danske Klostres Bygningshistorie 1911-43«. Han udførte talrige bygningsarkæologiske undersøgelser, udgravninger og restaureringer. Han samlede et stort materiale til rekonstruktionsforsøg og til afhandlinger. 16052547

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        L'art et le beau N°12 de la 1ère année

      First edition of this issue, entirely dedicated to Auguste Rodin.Text by Gustave Kahn.Illustrated with reproductions of Rodin's works.Rare autograph inscription from Rodin to his friend Bigaud-Kaire.Slight rubbing to spine, small marginal tears to covers, internally good. % Librairie artistique et littéraire Paris Décembre 1906 27,5x35,5cm broché

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        Von meiner Weltreise. I. Durch Indien zum Himalaya. Reise=Erinnerungen.

      Braunschweig, Druck von Albert Limbach G.m.b.H., 1906 - ca. 23,3 x 15,7 cm, (4), 46 (4), Seiten, zwei montierte Original-Fotografien ("Elefantenritt von Deypoor nach dem Palaste von Amber"; "Taj Mahal bei Agra"). Schlichter Original-Pappband (Beschädigungen), deutliche Gebrauchsspuren. Mit einer handschriftlichen Widmung: "Herrn Alfred Grabbert und Frau Gemahlin freundschaftlichst der Verfasser". Grabbert war der Schwager des Autors. >Sonderdruck aus der Braunschweiger Landeszeitung<. Dabei eine Original-Photographie von Stephan Meyer (ohne Angaben zum Fotografen). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Complete Works of Jane Austen. In 12 volumes: Sense and Sensibility; Pride and Prejudice; Emma; Mansfield Park; Northanger Abbey; Persuasion; Lady Susan; The Watsons; Letters

      Colonial Press Company, Boston and New York - A scarce printing of Jane Austen's works in 12 volumes, undated but cited as 1906, with 30 colour plates by H M and C E Brock, 6 further illustrations and a folding facsimile autograph letter. In matching blue cloth bindings with paper labels which state that this edition is the 'Beacon Edition'. Top page edges gilt; remainder untrimmed. It uses some of the Brock plates from an earlier J M Dent/E P Dutton edition first published in 1898, and the prefaces are by Brimley Johnson, who edited that edition. However it also has a substantial introductory piece by Prof. William Lyon Phelps, which appears in the Frank S Holby publications. A fairly large type-face is used - reminiscent of the Winchester Edition. Book size 20 x 14.5 cms. The blue cloth bindings are generally sound and clean with the occasional light mark. There is some wear to the top and bottom of the spines - the degree of wear varies: Pride and Prejudice and Northanger Abbey were clearly most read and have the greatest binding wear. Corners lightly bumped. Internally contents very bright and clean - some volumes are still partly unopened. Some of the pages have quite frayed edges from opening, which has occasionally resulted in some margin (but not text) loss. Each of the novels has a colour frontispiece and 2 further Brock plates per volume - these are tissue-guarded and all the volumes have a title page in red and black and additional half titles were appropriate. Sense and Sensibility Vol I: dedication; bibliography; Jane Austen by William Lyon Phelps; half title; text pp 1-225. Small repaired paper flaw in top margin p 55. Vol II: pp 1-302 - some loss to side margin of p75. Pride and Prejudice Vol I: preface; text pp 3-283. Some very crinkled/nibbled page edges. Vol II: text 3-299. Volume a little shaken and outline of pressed flower in gutter margins of pp 236/7. Emma Vol I: dedication; preface; text 1-399. Some pages unopened. Vol II: 359pp mostly unopened. Mansfield Park Vol I: preface; text 338pp largely unopened. Vol II: 347 pp, largely unopened, one tissue guard detached, side margin p219 with loss and archive tape repair, p 299 slight loss to side margin. Persuasion: preface, text 362pp. Northanger Abbey: advert by 'authoress'; preface; text 338pp. Part unopened. Lady Susan, The Watsons and Letters Vol I: frontispiece portrait of Jane Austen; title page; preface; colour plate - Old Manor House, Steventon; half title Lady Susan and text 107pp; half title The Watsons, preface and text to p195; half title The Letters; introduction by Brabourne; black and white portrait; text to p393. Many pages unopened, corner of p205 re-attached (no text affected), slight split at rear endpaper joint. The Letters Vol II: portrait frontispiece; title page; colour plate Vestibule of 4 Sydney Place, Bath; foldout facsimile autograph letter; text, black and white portrait and appendices 393pp. Please enquire if you would like to see more images to further assess condition. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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