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        Milano e la Esposizione internazionale del Sempione 1906.

      Milano, Fratelli Treves, 1906, in folio, bellissima legatura editoriale di lusso. veduta e fregi in oro al piatto anteriore e al dorso, minima mancanza ad un anglo anteriore, pp. 652 con una grande tavola piu' volte ripiegata ( di cm. 117) 4 tav. f. t. a colori , applicate su carta pesante. Centinaia di illustrazioni pittoriche e fotografiche anche a col. Pubblicazione a dispense (42) divenuta oggi poco comune e che descrive le fasi di costruzione dei padiglioni ed anche quelle del coevo Traforo del Sempione inaugurato in contemporanea, prosegue poi con la descrizione dei padiglioni e delle opere d'arte esposte.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Piani già' Naturalistica snc]
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        Peter Pan In Kensington Gardens

      London: Hodder & Stoughton, , 1906. (From "The Little White Bird"). Quarto. Original russet cloth, titles and decoration to spine and front board gilt, dark grey endpapers with map to the front free endpaper. Colour frontispiece and 49 colour tipped-in colour plates with captioned tissues collected at end of text, by Rackham. Inscription rubbed out to front pastedown, ends of spine lightly bumped, corners and bottom edge with a touch of rubbing. A beautiful example of this title. First trade edition, first impression. After the enormous success of the play Peter Pan, which opened on 27 December 1904 and broke all previous theatrical records, Barrie sanctioned this publication, in collaboration with Rackham as illustrator. The text was extracted, with minor revisions, from Barrie's book-within-a-book in his London story-collection for adults, The Little White Bird (1902), and it was published specifically as a children's gift book. (The play remained unpublished until 1928.)

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Koran

      [D. Bryce & Son] 1906 - 2.7 x 1.8 cm. Arabic text. unpaginated. India-paper. Title within decorated border. Headpieces & marginal decorations. Contemporary gilt-stamped limp red morocco in very good/ near fine condition, kept in original brass metal locket (3.3 x 2.7 x 1.2 cm.) with inset magnifying glass in upper lid (metal locket in very good condition). "The [miniature] Koran is another almost legendary title published by Bryce During World War I many copies were issued to Muslim soldiers fighting with the Allied troops and were often regarded as talismans. Lately it has become increasingly difficult to find copies of this book which thirty years ago was so common that an oriental bookseller of my acquaintance had an entire drawer full of them The great economic, political and spiritual revival which has taken place in the Arab world may perhaps account for the present scarcity and have led to the absorption of most of the remaining copies." (Bondy, 1981) Bondy p. 111. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Camden Lock Books]
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        Bund Deutscher Architekten, B.D.A.: Werke der Ortsgruppe Coln 1906

      1906. 79 pp. review of the work by major architects of Cologne, including Brantsky, Eberlein, Muller-Grah, Muller-Jena and Paffendorf, introduction by Edmond Renard, profusely illustrated with photos, plans and perspectives (2 in color). 4to. Wrpps. Berlin (Ernst Wasmuth) 1906.

      [Bookseller: F.A. Bernett Books ]
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        Miniaturen Ausstellung Berlin 1906. Friedmann & Weber W. Königgraetzerst. 9 Tgl. 10 - 7 Sonntag 11 -2.

      Berlin, E. Saatz, 1906. OPlakat [ca. 71 x 47 cm], gerahmt. Mit der eingedruckten Namen Orliks. - Beeindruckende graphische Lösung. Versand D: 7,00 EUR Kunst; Plakate; Plakatkunst

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek]
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        "Le Lion".

      1906 1Eau-forte en couleurs au repérage tirée à 100 ex., monogrammée et datée dans la plaque, signée au crayon sous le trait carré, 1906, cadre en bois doré mouluré, encadré par l'artiste. Oeuvre fine où tout l'éclat d'une beauté masculine et mondaine, vêtu d'un long manteau et d'un chapeau haut de forme, loin de briller dans les salons, s'isole dans l'atmosphère crépusculaire d'un jardin désert. Pâles rousseurs éparses. Provenance : collection personnelle de l'artiste.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Chrétien]
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        "Le dandy".

      1Eau-forte en couleurs au repérage, monogrammée dans la planche, titrée et signée sous la plaque 1906, 20 x 17.5 cm. La rencontre de Georges Brummel et de Georges IV à Londres donne l'occasion à Bernard BOUTET de MONVEL de mettre en scène les dandys d'Outre-Manche dans ce milieu du XIXe siècle. Ce dandy, sous la silhouette du beau Brummel,en rédingote et haut de forme, fut aussi titré "Le beau". Justifié numéro 10 d'un tirage de 100 exemplaires.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Chrétien]
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        "Le Beau".

      1Eau-forte en couleurs au repérage, monogrammée dans la planche, signée sous la plaque, 1906, 20 x 17.5 cm., cadre doré au décor d'abeilles style Directoire. La rencontre de Georges Brummel et de Georges IV à Londres donne l'occasion à Bernard BOUTET de MONVEL de mettre en scène les dandys d'Outre-Manche dans ce milieu du XIXe siècle. Ce dandy, sous la silhouette du beau Brummel,en rédingote et haut de forme, fut aussi titré "Le dandy". Provenance : collection personnelle de Bernard Boutet de Monvel. Petits accrocs au cadre.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Chrétien]
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        Sechs Lithografien zu Alexander Bloks Poem Die Zwölf.

      2, 2 Bl. (Text), 6 Originallithographien, Kart-Mappe m. losen Blättern in Kart.-Schuber, mappe min angeschmutzt, tadell. (= Grafik-Edition X). Herausgegeben von Lothar Lang und Hans Marquardt. Die Grafiken alle signiert u. dat.Nr. 125 von 225 arab. num. Expl.Fritz Cremer (1906 -1993 in Berlin) deutscher Bildhauer, Grafiker und Zeichner, später Vizepräsident der Akademie der Künste der DDR. Berühmt ist sein Buchenwald-Denkmal.Alexander Alexandrowitsch Blok (1880 -1921), Dichter der russischen Moderne. Er war neben Andrei Bely der wichtigste Vertreter der so genannten zweiten Generation der Symbolisten.

      [Bookseller: antiquariat peter petrej]
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        "Le Gueux".

      1906 1Eau-forte en couleurs au repérage tirée à 60 ex. (N° 32), signée dans la plaque, signée au crayon sous le trait carré, titrée et numérotée sous le coup de plaque, (ca 1906) , 22.1 x 24.1 cm. Un vagabond au pantalon rapiécé et aux semelles percées dîne chichement de pain et de vin sur le bord de la route. Inf. rognures et saliss. aux marges.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Chrétien]
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        The Birds of the British Islands.

      London: E. Grant Richards,, 1906-11. 5 volumes, quarto (322 x 246 mm). Contemporary red half morocco, spines gilt tooled on the raised bands, red pebble-grain cloth sides, top edges gilt, untrimmed, marbled endpapers. 318 gravure plates (with captioned tissue guards) by Lilian M. Medland, 2 folding coloured maps; title pages printed in red & black. Spines lightly sunned and with a few marks. A very good set. First edition. Stonham (1858-1916) "was senior surgeon to the Westminster Hospital... [and] was decorated for services in South Africa as chief surgeon and officer commanding the Imperial Yeomanry Field Hospital". The illustrator, Lilian Medland (1880-1955) has been described by the National Library of Australia as "much-overlooked but brilliant". "With a privileged upbringing, educated at home by a governess, the adventurous young Lilian also had the opportunity to walk in Scotland and travel abroad, enjoying mountain climbing, skiing and skating in Switzerland and Austria, and sketching wherever she happened to be. At 16, she began nursing training at Guy's Hospital in London. Here, fortuitously the leading surgeon... Charles Stonham, a keen ornithologist, noticed her sketching ability and encouraged her, setting her on her second and lifelong career. Stonham was compiling a major work, The Birds of the British Islands... Medland's drawings reveal keen and accurate observation. Where possible she showed birds in lifelike attitudes... Owls and raptors were always her favourites and her paintings proclaim the drama of their power" (Christobel Mattingley, Seen but Not Heard: Lilian Medland's Birds, 2014, pp. 9-10). In 1923 Medland married the conchologist and ornithologist Tom Iredale and they moved to Sydney, Australia.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        THE LETTERS OF HORACE WALPOLE (9 VOL SET - COMPLETE)

      Edinburgh: John Grant, 1906. Hardcover. Near Fine. 6 x 9 in. Custom bound by Morrell, London. Half brown calf with marbled paper, red and brown spine labels, raised bands, gilt spine decoration, gilt upper edge, matching marbled endpapers. Condition of all is NEAR FINE ; leather still supple with no cracking whatsoever. Covers extremely clean and fresh with a few tiny flaws to the calf, ocasional light foxing on the pages. Bindings are very tight. PO's bookplate on front pastedowns. Fine Bindings. RGR.

      [Bookseller: Andre Strong Bookseller]
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        Das Dorf Mit 12 chromolithographischen Tafeln.

      Nürnberg, Stroefer [1906]. - Qu.-gr.-4°. [7] Kartons als Leporello, mit 12 Tafeln und illustriertem Vorderdeckel. Original-Halbleinwand. Geringf. braun- und fingerfleckig. Etwas gelockert. Ein Leinwandstreifen farblich angepaßt ersetzt, dort eine Tafel mit Papierfehlstelle im weißen Rand, die Tafel vis-à-vis mit kl. Fehlstelle im Bildrand. Eine Tafel mit kaum sichtbarem Einriß. Der hintere (unbedruckte) Deckel mit einer Eckverstärkung. Gesamtlänge des Leporellos ca 2,4 m, für das Bilderbuch insgesamt entsprechend 4,8 m (da die Kartons beidseitig bedruckt sind), wobei für die Abbildung des Vorderdeckels und des unbedruckten rückseitigen Deckels jeweils ca 34 cm in Abzug zu bringen sind in Hinsicht der Gesamtlänge der Abbildungen. - Ries, 1871-1914 S. 906: "auch Ausgabe ohne Text unter dem Titel 'Das Dorf in Bildern'; auch als Leporello". Schug 502: "Sachschilderung, jahreszeitliche Stimmung und Lokalkolorit gehen in diesem Buch [.] eine geglückte Verbindung ein. Es handelt sich um das schönste Beispiel Schweizer Heimatkunst im Bilderbuch, das merkwürdigerweise in einem deutschen Verlag (zugleich auch in einer Ausgabe ohne Text auf Pappe) erschienen ist." Vgl. Evers/May 53, Stuck-Villa I. 501 und Stuck-Villa II.325 (alle jeweils Ausgabe mit Text von Olaf Rau). Nicht bei Klotz (Erg.-Bd von mir nicht eingesehen) und Rammensee. Alle 3 Ausgaben: mit Text, gebunden ohne Text auf Pappe und ohne Text als Leporello finden sich bei Hinrichs 12.1330 zum identischen Preis. Die Ausgabe in Leporello-Form dürfte die seltenste sein. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Schmetz am Dom]
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        TRAITÉ DE DROIT COMMERCIAL, 4èmeéd. pour les t. I à III et 3èmeéd. pour les t. V à VIII

      , Paris, L.G.D.J. 1906-1909 / 1901-1903, 8 t. en 9 vol. in-8, demi-chagrin noir, tit. & tom. doré sur dos à 5 nerfs, filets dorés soulignant, (coiffes, mors et nerfs frottés, qq. épidermures, mq. p. de tit. du t. IV), intérieur frais.

      [Bookseller: La Mémoire du Droit (Librairie - Edition]
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        Perspektivy russkoj revoljucii [Perspektiven der russischen Revolution / Perspectives of the Russian Revolution]. Text in Kyrillisch

      84 pages/Seiten. Private Halbleinwand mit Deckelschild (ordnungsgemäß ausgemustertes Bibliotheksexemplar mit einem Signaturschild auf dem vorderen Deckel und mehrfachen Stempeln auf dem Titelblatt recte bzw. verso, etwas berieben und bestoßen, sonst gutes und sauberes Exemplar). 8. Half-cloth with title on front cover (a littel rubbed and bumped, proper rejected library-copy with stamps on the title recto and verso, otherwise a good and clean copy). 8. Seltene zweite Ausgabe und erster Separatdruck des Textes, der ursprünglich als Vorwort zu "Nasha Revolyutsiya", bzw. "Nasha Revoliutsiia" (unter dem Titel "Itogi i perspektivy") in Sankt Petersburg 1906 erschien. - Vgl. Sinclair 171200 (3) bzw. 060600 (Seite 709 bzw. 22]. [= Social'no-politiceskaja Biblioteka 3]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Dr. Lorenz Kristen]
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        The Geese of Europe and Asia Being the description of most of the Old World species

      pp.viii, 198 with 24 colour chromolithograph plates of geese and their bills by F.W. Frohawk and coloured frontispiece by Dr. P.P. Sushkin. Royal 4to. In original green cloth boards, lightly rubbed, o/w. thor. vg. Minor, scattered foxing to contents, which are o/w. in fine condition. TEG. Bookplate of Arthur B. Duncan to front paste-down. A very pleasing copy. Dedication copy from Rowland Ward which reads ?Captain Stanley Flower, with Rowland Ward[s] Kind Regards 1906? to ffep. Captain Flower (1871-1946) was Director of the Cairo Zoological Gardens, Egypt between 1898 - 1924.

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        Writings & Life Without Principle Manuscript Leaf Edition

      Houghton Mifflin, Boston 1906 - Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1906. Near Fine. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1906. Near Fine. Numbered 217/600, 20 volume set by Houghton Mifflin (signed by publisher) and issued with an inset leaf of original manuscript from Life without Principle. Unlike most manuscript sets, this has an iconic leaf: several of the most memorable passages (over 350 words in ink and pencil) from Thoreau's famous essay Life Without Principle. Written in 1854, at the time Walden was being published. Thoreau anticipated getting lecture invitations based on Walden, and this was to be his most important statement on work, money, and the purpose of life. Thoreau finished revisions of the essay (including on this leaf) very near his death. The essay was originally published in Atlantic Magazine in 1863. Robert Richardson, in his wonderful biography of Thoreau, states that the essay is "a jeremiad against both the Protestant ethic and the spirit of capitalism." The passages in this leaf are justly famous: "The ways by which you may get money almost without exception lead downward. To have done anything by which you earned money merely is to have been truly idle or worse. If the laborer gets no more than the wages which his employer pays him, he is cheated, he cheats himself. If you would get money as a writer or lecturer, you must be popular, which is to go down perpendicularly. Those services which the community will most readily pay for, it is the most disagreeable to render. You are paid for being something less than a man. The State does not commonly reward a genius any more wisely. Even the poet laureate would rather not have to celebrate the accidents of royalty. [Paragraph break] As for my own business, even that kind of surveying which I could do with most satisfaction my employers do not want. They would prefer that I should do my work coarsely and not too well, ay, not well enough. [Paragraph break] The aim of the laborer should be, not to get his living, to get "a good job," but to perform well a certain work; and, even in a pecuniary sense, it would be economy for a town to pay its laborers so well that they would not feel that they were working for low ends, as for a livelihood merely, but for scientific, or even moral ends. Do not hire a man who does your work for money, but him who does it for love of it. [Paragraph break] [unpublished] Commonly, if a temple is to be built, the work goes to the lowest bidder. It would be wiser to give it to the highest bidder. The question is not how the work may be well, only cheaply done. [pencil] But the fault is as much with workers as with employers. [paragraph break] [In pencil] If a man walk in the woods for love of them half of each day and see his fellows [illegible phrase] he is esteemed a loafer; but if he spends his whole day as a speculator, shearing off those woods and making earth bald before her time, he is esteemed an industrious and enterprising citizen." In The Literary Manuscripts of Henry David Thoreau, William Howarth explains that Houghtin Mifflin purchased "bundles of loose manuscripts, already used by printers in making some of Thoreau's earliest volumes." Not surprisingly, most of the these manuscripts were from the Journal, four volumes of which Houghtin Mifflin had alread published in its "seasons" series (spring, summer, autumn, winter). Sets with book or essay manuscript pages are thus scarcer, and sets with quotable manuscript passages are rarest of all. The 20 volume set itself is bound in the usual buckram with minor wear. The paper labels on the spines have some chipping, but the contents are beautifully clean. The leaf is clean and pristine, not a hint of wear. An extremly desirable leaf in a set crying out for a fine binding. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Blue Sky Rare Books]
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        Nel Paese die Veleni - Fra I Sakai. Note ed Osservazioni d'un Colono del Perak (Peninsola di Malacca) riccamente illustrate con Fotografie originali.

      Guiseppe Civelli, Verona, 1906. - EA. Mit 54 Tafeln mit fotogr. Abb. Original-Broschureinband. (6), 260 S. 8°. Einband gering fleckig, die Tafeln im Schnitt gering fleckig, ansonsten sauber und vollständig. Diese Erstausgabe von 1906 ist extrem selten, in kleinster Auflage erschienen, nur in zwei Bibliotheken weltweit nachweisbar (KvK). Cerruti, ein italienischer Forscher, Ethnologe und eminent informierter und fleissiger Allround-Wissenschaftler, war u.a. mit Modigliani und von Brenner auf Nias, später dann war er viele Jahre lang Superintendent für die Belange der sog. Sakai in Malaysia, unter denen er lange lebte. Er kehrte im Jahre 1906 kurz zurück nach Italien, um anläßlich der Internationalen Weltausstellung in Mailand dieses Buch zu präsentieren, das nur in allerkleinster Auflage erschien (siehe Vorwort der 2. Ausgabe von 1931). Im gleichen Jahre 1906 erschien der Klassiker von Skeat/Blagden ( Pagan races oft he Malay Peninsula), die meistens der enthaltenen Fotos sind von Cerruti. Zwei Jahre später erschien eine englische Ausgabe (My Friends the Savages, Como 1908), mit weniger und teils bearbeiteten Fotografien, ebenfalls sehr selten, ebenfalls beim Antiquariat KAIAPO erhältlich.

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        GOLLIWOGG'S DESERT ISLAND

      (UPTON,FLORENCE)illus. GOLLIWOGG'S DESERT ISLAND by Bertha Upton. London: Longmans Green, 1906. Oblong 4to (11 x 8.5"), cloth backed pictorial boards, owner inscribed 1906, some cover soil and corners worn, 5 archival margin mends and one slightly into a picture else clean, tight and VG. 1st edition. This is the story of Golliwogg Crusoe, stranded on an island and saved by the Dutch Dolls. Featuring 31 great full page chromolithographs by Bertha to accompany text by her mother Florence.

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        The Fanciful Fowls

      (1906) 1st edition 6.2 x19.2cm small landscape green cloth pictorial boards pictorial endpapers unpaginiated 126pp printed on one side of the page only with alternating images and text. This is a very good plus copy of an extremely scarce Charles Robinson illustrated book that has some beautiful and charming illustrations.

      [Bookseller: Sheila Rainford]
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        Lord Randolph Churchill.

      London: Macmillan and Co. Limited,, 1906. 2 volumes, octavo. Original red cloth, titles and gilt rules to spines, title and Marlborough crest gilt and blind rules to front boards. Photogravure portrait frontispieces, 13 plates and 3 facsimiles, one folding, one double-page. Faint ownership signature to front free endpapers. Spines slightly faded, edges of covers a little faded, surface slightly abraded, tips bumped, internally clean. A very good set. First edition, first impression. Churchill's biography of his father was published on 2 January 1906 to "almost universal acclaim in the Press" (Churchill Winston S. Churchill II) the Sunday Times remarking on Churchill's "maturity of judgement, levelheadedness and discretion" and the Spectator praising his style: "He has chosen the grand manner... but the general effect is of dignity and ease." Churchill also received plaudits from a number of well-known political biographers, J. A. Spender, biographer of Campbell-Bannerman and Asquith, called it a "brilliant book", and W. F. Monypenny, author of the Life of Disraeli, remarked that "alike in style and architecture and for its spirit, grasp and insight the book seems to me truly admirable".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        PRIMER LLIBRE D EXLIBRIS D EN TRIADÓ

      Imprenta Elzeviriana,, Barcelona 1906 - Tiratge de 300 exemplars. Text d en Miquel y Planas Ramon. 72 pags. magnificament editat, llibre molt rar en comerc. Size: 25 X 19 Apaisat [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Reus, Paris, Londres]
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        Die 53 Stationen des Tokaido. Serie von 55 kolorierten Holzschnitt-Postkarten mit Album.

      Kyoto (Fujisawa Hakkô) 1906 - 55 farbige Postkarten + 1 Karte mit Inhaltsübersicht; je 9 x 14 cm. Dazu separat das Original-Album in Leporelloform mit illustriertem Vorderdeckelbezug und Titel, Hinterdeckel mit dünner Seide bezogen, 23,5 x 16 cm (Album bestoßen, Bezugspapier mit Randfehlstellen, Seidenbezug zerschlissen). - Die Karten von ausgezeichneter Erhaltung * Komplette Serie von Original-Farbholzschnitten, gefertigt und herausgegeben von dem Verleger Fujisawa Bunjiro in Kyoto im Jahr Meiji 39 (1906). - Exzellente Arbeit nach dem Original von Utagawa Hiroshige. Die Anfang der 1830er Jahre entstandene Holzschnitt-Serie "Tokaido gojusan tsugi" zeigt die 53 Raststationen der Überlandstraße von Edo (heute Tokyo) nach Kyoto; dazu den Startpunkt Nihonbashi und das Ziel Sanjo Ohashi.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Angela Sülzen]
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        Handbok I Massage Och Sjukgymnastik

      NORDIN and JOSEPHSON, 1906. Leather. Used; Acceptable. Leather; Swedish language; No jacket; 4to - over 9.75" - 12" tall; a fair reading copy; half bound leather, boards are rubbed and scuffed with loss of leather to corners however the binding is tight and the pages clean and even. Your book will be securely packed and promptly dispatched from our UK warehouse. All international orders are sent Royal Mail airmail.

      [Bookseller: Sunrise Books Ltd]
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        Geschichte der Königlich Deutschen Legion. Hier in 2 Bänden komplett ! Diese neue auf anastatischem Wege originalgetreu hergestellte Auflage wurde in 510 numerierten Exemplaren gedruckt. Vorliegendes Exemplar trägt die Nummer 358.

      8, LVIII, 407 Seiten mit 18 Tafeln colorierter Uniformtafeln 4 Schlachtplänen und mehrere Tabellen und Band 2. mit XL, 790 Seiten mit 5 Schlachtplänen, einer Abbildung und mehreren Tabellen, betitelte Originalhalblederbände mit Goldprägung - EInbandkanten leicht ber. sonst sehr guter Zustand - 1906. Diese neue auf anastatischem Wege originalgetreu hergestellte Auflage wurde in 510 numerierten Exemplaren gedruckt. Vorliegendes Exemplar trägt die Nummer 358. z368

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Ehbrecht - Preis inkl. MwSt.]
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        Geschichte der Königlich Deutschen Legion. 2. Theil

      Berlin, Barsdorf 1906. 2. Auflage. Halbleder, xl, 580 + 210 Seiten. Rückdeckel und Kanten beschabt, Schnitt und Außenseiten gering stockig, Klammern etwas angerostet, Inneres gut

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Ralf Bader]
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        AUGSBURG. - Urkunde., "Drei Dezennien lang haben Sie, sehr verehrter Herr Hofrath, als Administrator der ärztlichen Wittwenkassestiftung in Augsburg...". In Schwarz- und Gold handgeschriebener Widmungstext mit insgesamt siebzehn Originalunterschriften der Vorstandsmitglieder(?), gesetzt in eine farbige Verzierung in Aquarell, mit Wappen, Lorbeerbaum und Ansicht der Stadt Augsburg.

      Aquarell mit Handschrift in mehrfarbiger Tusche mit Goldauflagen, auf Pergament, dat. 1906, 26 x 21 cm (Darstellung mit Text) bzw. 34 x 24,5 cm (Blattgröße). Die ärztliche Witwenkasse Augsburg wurde 1797 von Joseph Georg Franz von Paula Ahorner von Ahornrain (1764-1839) gegründet. - Sehr feine, dekorative Urkundenmalerei. Unikum. BAYERN, Pergament, Schwaben, Urkunden

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        Superbly signed Theodore Roosevelt ornate and scarce naval commission of Lieutenant Henry B. Soule, direct descendant of a passenger on the "Mayflower"

      Washington, D.C., February 7, 1906. 15.75" x 19.5". "Document Signed ""Theodore Roosevelt"" as President and ""Charles J. Bonaparte"" as Secretary of the Navy, 1 page, 15.75"" x 19.5"". Washington, February 7, 1906. On parchment. Completed in manuscript. Naval vignettes at top and bottom. Affixed to the lower center is a 2.25"" diameter seal of the Department of the Navy. Superb dark 6""-long signature of Roosevelt. Lightly rolled, no folds. Fine condition.President Roosevelt appoints Henry B. Soule as Lieutenant in the Navy. Charles J. Bonaparte (1851 - 1921), Roosevelt's Secretary of the Navy from 1905 - 1906 and Attorney General from 1906-1909, was a grandson of Jérôme - Napoléon Bonaparte, brother of the Emperor. Henry Bishop Soule was a direct descendant of George Soule, a passenger on the Mayflower and a signer of the Mayflower Compact."

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        GOLLIWOGG'S DESERT ISLAND

      - (UPTON,FLORENCE)illus. GOLLIWOGG'S DESERT ISLAND by Bertha Upton. London: Longmans Green, 1906. Oblong 4to (11 x 8.5"), cloth backed pictorial boards, owner inscribed 1906, some cover soil and corners worn, 5 archival margin mends and one slightly into a picture else clean, tight and VG. 1st edition. This is the story of Golliwogg Crusoe, stranded on an island and saved by the Dutch Dolls. Featuring 31 great full page chromolithographs by Bertha to accompany text by her mother Florence. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        max ernst: oeuvre - katalog. einmalige sonderauflage. band 1 - 6

      neuwertige exemplare verlagfrische ausgabe: noch original verpackt und eingelegt in original karton mit illustriertem titelschild bearbeitet von helmut r. Leppien unter mitarbeit von winfried konnertz, hans bolliger und inge bodesohn [band 1] sowie von werner spies, sigrid und günter metken [band 2-6] reich illustriertes werkverzeichnis der druckgraphik und originale. beiträge jeweils deutsch, englisch und französisch, werkbeschreibungen deutsch mit einer liste der fachtermini, alphabetischem verzeichnis, konkordanz-, ausstellungs und literaturlisten alle sechs bände führen die werke in durchlaufend chronologischer folge auf ingesamt werden 774 arbeiten erfasst band 1: das graphische werk - mit vorwort des herausgebers, einer einleitung und glossar sowie alphabetischem titelverzeichnis und konkordanz / band 2: werke 1906 - 1925 / band 3: werke 1925 - 1929 / band 4: werke 1929 - 1938 / band 5: werke 1939 - 1953 / band 6: werke 1954 - 1963, mit ausstellungs- und literaturverzeichnis gebundene ausgaben halbleinen (blau) mit original - illustr. schutzumschlag band 2 - 6 im verlagsschuber.

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        Max Ernst Oeuvre Katalog --- 4 Bände

      Ouevre Verzeichnis 1906 bis 1953. Vier Bände im Schuber. Menil Foundation und Dumont Verlag. Exemplare unbeschädigt, aber teilweise mit leichten Lagerungsspuren.

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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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        FANTASIO. Magazine Gai. Félix Juven. Paris. 1906

      6 volumes in-4° reliure éditeur. Tête dorée. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 et 7 années de la célèbre Revue satirique publié Chez Félix Juven. Année 1 (1906-1907) : des Numéros 1 à à 24 - Année N°2 (1907 - 1908) : des numéros 25 à 48. Année 3 (1908 - 1909) : des numéros 49 à 72. Année 4. (1909 - 1910) : des numéros 73 à 96. Année 5 (1910 - 1911) des N° 97 à 120. 7e année (1912-1913) : des N°145 à 168. Très léger petit accroc sur le plat supérieur, quelques petites rousseurs éparses, quelques couvertures illustrées coupés un peu court en bordure supérieure sans gravité. 1ère année sans les couvertures illustrées. Très bon état d'ensemble.

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        The Barritt-Serviss Star and Planet Finder Northern Hemisphere.

      New York & Brooklyn, NY: Maria Barritt, Sky Map, 244 Adams St.; American Museum, Hayden Planetarium, c.1906; 1947, 1955. The Heavens without a Telescope, the only Practical Combination, Star, Planet, and Sun and Moon Map ? [together with;] Planet Tables, Moon Phases and the Sun's Daily Position; [&] Star Explorer, Revised Edition [planisphere]. Three items. Large elaborate planisphere (382 x 382 mm), composed of die-cut lithograph printed outer card, with die-cut, hemispheric celestial map volvelle disk, mounted on black decorative silk moiré board, pinned by brass central rivet, and decorative brass brads in each corner, preserved with original brass hanger, and tan cardboard shipping case: with landscape octavo pamphlet, 16-pages unpaginated, with tables, in quarter-width red printed wraps as issued: and smaller planisphere, (223 x 223 mm), composed of die-cut blue & white printed outer card, black & white hemispheric celestial map volvelle disk, with central brass rivet, instructions printed in white on the back. All very good in the original mailing box for the large planisphere, the box a little worn, lacking one side strip, old paper tape repairs. A beautifully preserved example of the Barritt-Serviss Star and Planet Finder in its original plain card mailing box, a superb, complex Edwardian planisphere. This device was developed originally in 1906 by Garrett P. Serviss (1851-1929), an American astronomer and early science fiction writer - his first book Edison's Conquest of Mars was commissioned as a sequel to the Boston Post's Fighters of Mars, a plagiaristic take on Wells's War of the Worlds, but became influential in its own right - who teamed up with Leon Barritt (1852-1938), a highly-regarded political cartoonist, and amateur astronomer who founded the long-lived astronomical journal Monthly Evening Sky Map after paralysis of the right hand had robbed him of his ability to draw. The planisphere offered both the amateur and professional astronomer a star chart computing instrument, based on an adjustable volvelle that could be adjusted to display the visible stars for any time and date. This example includes printed instructions around the edges of the card front. Leon Barritt continued to produce and sell these planispheres into the 1930s, the earliest versions have more decorative elements such as the patterned black silk moire for the base, and decorative brass brads, while the later versions were typically of much plainer materials. The Planet Tables included here were published by Maria Barritt, Leon Barritt's wife, who took over as publisher of his magazine on his death, being an amateur astronomer and author in her own right. The smaller Star Explorer planetarium included here was a popular souvenir available for sale at the American Museum, Hayden Planetarium during the 1950s, and was continually being updated with planetary tables on back.

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        La Meije et les Ecrins Ouvrage illustre de 50 Vignettes et 25 Planches - Hors Texte en Couleurs -

      32 x 24 cm, Seiten: 119 gebundene Ausgabe, goldgeprägter Schutzumschlag mit montiertem farbigen Bild, keine Exemplar-Nr. angegeben, , Rücken defekt und Bindung gelockert, dadurch Schnitte leicht berieben, sonst guter Zustand, priv. Eintrag auf Vorsatz: En souvenir de 10 Decembre 1906 ... Name: Frel (kann ich nicht genau lesen) innen farbige, z.T. montierte Abb., Schmuckkästchen Malerei illustrierte Bücher Alpen französische Malerei Bergmalerei

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        Monumenta Pulveris Pyrii Reproductions of Ancient Pictures Concerning the History of Gunpowder, With Explanatory Notes Limited Edition

      London: Printed for the author at The Artists Press. G : in Good condition. Spine worn. Corners bumped with some minor loss. Ownership stamp on title page. Some light browning to eps. Plates bright. 1906. 132/270. Quarter tooled Morocco backed wooden boards with metal clapses. 340mm x 280mm (13" x 11"). 34pp, + plates. 94 plates. Includes subscribers list. Text in English, French and German. Stamp of Nobel's Explosives Co Ltd, Ardeer. .

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        LES PROCEDES DART EN PHOTOGRAPHIE.

      Paris, Photo-club de Paris, 1906. In-4 broché, couverture illustrée, (ft+t+1f+146pp). Ouvrage illustré de 42 PLANCHES HORS-TEXTE GRAVEES EN TAILLE DOUCE ET SIMILI-GRAVURE DONT UNE EN COULEURS. Bandeaux, lettrines et culs-de-lampe gravés. Ex-libris. Photographie de Demachy, Puyo, Le Bègue, Khun, Steiglitz, Steichen, Rawlins, Spitzer, etc. Ouvrage important dans lhistoire de la photographie; Demachy fut lun des fondateurs du mouvement Pictorialiste et développa une reflexion autour de la photographie contribuant à la sortir de son rôle dinterprétation pour en faire un art à part entière; il collabora à différents journaux. Couverture légèrement piquée, angle dune page abîmé, mais ouvrage en très bon état.

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        La Soirée avec Monsieur Teste.

      1906 - « Un des chefs-d'oeuvres de la prose française moderne ». En Français dans le texte, n° 323. Paris, Bonvalot-Jouve, 1906.Grand in-8 de (1) f. bl. et (9) ff. Conservé dans la couverture rouge imprimée de l?éditeur.251 x 158 mm. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        BIBLIOTECA BIO-BIBLIOGRAFICA DELLA TERRA SANTA E DELL'ORIENTE FRANCESCANO - 5 VOLUMI - TUTTO IL PUBBLICATO, Firenze, Quaracchi - collegio S.Bonaventura, 1906

      1906. 19,5 x 27,8, brossure grigie in ottime condizoini, con molti fogli interni chiusi, Straordinaria documentazione, assai rara nella sua completezza a beneficio di studiosi, associazioni, fondazioni ma anche di appassionati di viaggi che qui troveranno fonti importanti con riferimenti storici e culturali. TOMO PRIMO -edizione 1906 - (1215 - 1300) pagine 479 con indici TOMO SECONDO - edizione 1913 - (addenda al sec. XIII e fonti per il sec. XIV, con 3 carte geografiche dell'oriente francescano dei secoli XIII e XIV ) pagine 641 con indici. TOMO TERZO - ediz. 1919 - (dal 1300 al 1332), pagine 496 con indici. TOMO QUARTO - ediz. 1923 - (dal 1333 al 1345) pagine 503 con indici. TOMO QUINTO ED ULTIMO - ediz. 1927 (dal1346 al 1400) pagine 441 con indici. La importante collezione viene offerta a

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

      Berlin, Verlag von Otto Elsner, 1906-14. Bde. 1-11 8vo. Halblederbände d. Zt. (Ebde. tlw. repariert). In dieser Vollständigkeit 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. Versand D: 2,00 EUR

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        Kilb, Gustav Adolf. - Frankfurt. - Straßenszene im Winter in Sachsenhausen.

      - Aquarell, 1906. Von Kilb, Gustav Adolf. 20,5 x 15 cm (Darstellung / Blatt). Links oben und rechts unten in Aquarell signiert und datiert. - Zeitgenössische Darstellung einer winterlichen Strassenszenerie in Sachsenhausen. Detaillierter Blick auf eine Stadtarchitektur mit Ladenschildern und Strassenlaternen. Der Eindruck der Schmuddeligkeit und Abgenutztheit wird durch die authentische Farbgebung verstärkt. Belebt wird die Szenerie durch vereinzelte Figuren, wie den beiden Kindern, die mit dem Schlitten unterwegs sind. - Blatt etwas stockfleckig und wenig angeschmutzt. Verso unvollständige Zeichnung. Insgesamt guter Zustand. Kilb, Gustav Adolf (1870 Frankfurt/Main - 1908 ebd.) Maler, Radierer und Lithograph. Kilb studierte am Städel'schen Institut 1886/90 bei Hasselhorst, 1890/94 bei Kirchbach und 1894/96 bei Mannfeld. Er malte Landschaften, Straßenbilder und Interieurs (mit Kleinbürgertum-Motiven aus Sachsenhausen) und führte zahlreiche Bleistift-, Tusche-, Kreide- und Kohlezeichnungen aus, darunter auch lebensgroße Porträts. (Thieme/Becker XX, S. 287) [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        POLITICAL SATIRE / ORIGINAL ARTWORK: "THE MONOPOLY ALLEYS".

      Drafted in New York for Puck Magazine 1906 - Manuscript: ink over graphite on card (Excellent, clean with no significant blemishes), 36,5 x 26,5 cm (14.8 x 10.4 inches). This is an original ink drawing by the prominent illustrator Louis M. Glackens, prepared in March 1906 as a proof to be published within Puck magazine, the first successful, mainstream American humour periodical. The piece is a fun work of political satire. To set the background, after the United States conquered the Philippines from Spain during the Spanish-American War (1897-8), the islands were made U.S. possessions and governed under something of a colonial arrangement. While most Filipinos were perhaps not thrilled about this new reality, the Americans promised that the Philippines would be given a free trade agreement with the U.S., which would potentially lead to an economic boom in the islands. However, the U.S. business oligarchs, many of them owners of near ‘monopolies’ were not enthusiastic about the prospect of free trade with the Philippines, fearing that cheap Filipino products, such as agricultural goods and hardwood lumber, would swamp their captive markets. They used their immense influence upon the U.S. Senate to ensure that free trade bills were repeatedly made dead-on-arrival as soon as they were entered into the congressional docket. They succeeded in derailing the U.S.-Philippines Free Trade agreement until the passing of the Jones Act in 1916. The present satire, made in 1906, entitled "The Monopoly Alley" likened the theatre of attempting to pass a Free Trade treaty to a bowling alley. The Philippines, represented by the gentleman in the foreground, seems to have carefully set up the bowling pins in a neat row (just as one would have prepared a draft bill for the Senate) that when properly aligned would read ‘Free Trade’. However, the American business monopolists, shown as fat, smoking good ole’ boys, have effortlessly thrown a ball strait down the alley, thus scattering the pins and shattering any hopes for a Free Trade deal. Louis M. Glackens (1866 - 1933) was one of the leading American illustrators of the era. Originally from Philadelphia, he was the elder brother of the famous realist painter William Glackens. From the mid-1890s until 1914, Glackens worked for Puck magazine, making many of America’s most popular political images. Puck was founded in St. Louis in 1871, but later moved its operations to New York to be in the thick of the action. It became the first nationally read and financial successfully American humour magazine and remained in business until 1918. It hired many of the country’s best illustrators and the bitingly humorous illustrations that graced each issue were the key to Puck’s success. The magazine closed just before news was to be increasingly conveyed by moving reels, and so it is fitting that after departing Puck, Glackens spent the rest of his career as an illustrator for the silver screen. The present drawing was made specifically to serve as a proof for a printed illustration within an issue of Puck. On the verso is a paste-down label from the magazine’s editorial room, plus a stamp reading "Overaly Dept A.M. Wed Mar 27 1906", with times of the day scrawled in pencil to the left. While we have not been able to confirm for certain that this drawing was published within an issue of Puck, the overlay stamp strongly suggests that this was indeed the case. Original manuscript artworks by Glackens appear only rarely on the market, and this satire is especially fun and interesting.

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        That Time / Damals. Englisch und Deutsch - Bibliothek Suhrkamp BS 494

      81 Seiten mit Frontispiz (Porträtfoto des Autors). Kl.-8, gebundene Ausgabe, Hardcover/Pappeinband in Edelbüttenpappband mit Lederrückenschild, mit Schutzumschlag, dieser mit Rand- und Rückenbräune,mit mehrzeiliger datierter und signierter Widmung des Autors auf dem Titel, Deutsche Übertragung von Elmar Tophoven. Samuel Beckett (* 13. April 1906 in Dublin - + 22. Dezember 1989 in Paris) gilt als einer der bedeutendsten Schriftsteller des zwanzigsten Jahrhunderts und wurde 1969 mit dem Nobelpreis für Literatur ausgezeichnet.

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