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        THE WORKS. Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, Emma, Mansfield Park, Northanger Abbey and Persuasion.

      London: J. M. Dent. -1909 1907 - First edition with these illustrations. Six volumes. Contemporary binding of half blue morocco, with titles and decoration to the spine by Rivière and Son. Marbled endpapers. Top edge gilt. Each volume is illustrated with 24 full page colour plates by C. E. Brock. A very good attractive set, the bindings with light rubbing to the extremities. The contents are clean and bright throughout with all plates in fine condition. A lovely set. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: LUCIUS BOOKS (ABA, ILAB, PBFA)]
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        The Red Thumb Mark

      London: Collingwood Bros, 1907. First edition. Frontispiece after a drawing by T.E. Francis. 1 vols. 8vo. Original pictorial black cloth, upper cover with a bloody red thumbprint, lettering in white; white lettering on spine completely faded, as usual. Text block very slightly cocked, else a near fine copy. First edition. Frontispiece after a drawing by T.E. Francis. 1 vols. 8vo. Introducing Dr. Thorndylke. The second book by the creator of Dr. Thorndyke, but the first to introduce that "most carefully established crime savant since Sherlock Holmes," in the estimation of Christopher Morley. "Perhaps you will need to acquire a taste for Thorndyke - it is worth the time and effort; and when, as with old wine, you learn to appreciate the bouquet, flavor, and body of the Thorndyke vintage, you will have added a priceless ingredient to your enjoyment of the pure detective story." - Ellery Queen, QUEEN'S QUORUM.A cornerstone detective novel, analyzing in great detail the new technique of fingerprinting (and the means of forging them).

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      Houghton, Mifflin and Company, Boston 1907 - Two Volumes. First Editions. Dark green cloth , lettered in gilt. An excellent bright set in near fine conditions showing minor use. An essential detailed study of the genre of roguery in literature at first defining the genre and then following the anti-hero throughout history. Very desirable & very uncommon. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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      . Tuschfeder- und Tuschpinselzeichnung, Bleistift, Deckweiß. 1907. Signiert. 32,6:25,3 cm. Text: Ja - ja mei Karl - sterben müssen wir alle! Literatur: Simplicissimus. Bilder aus dem "Simplicissimus". Hrsg. von H. Reinoß, Hannover, 1970, S. 158, 194, 196; Flemig, S. 117.. Maler, Zeichner, Illustrator, Mitarbeiter "Simplicissimus" und "Jugend".

      [Bookseller: Galerie Joseph Fach GmbH]
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        Archive of material relating to the artwork for Halford's Dry-Fly Fishing in Theory and Practice (1889) and Dry Fly Entomology (1897), including original watercolors of the Ephemera Danica, Nymphae and Mayfly by Ellen Kemp, colored and uncolored proof states of the plates, autograph notes from Halford to Kemp, notes on coloring the plates, and correspondence between Kemp and the publishers

      [London, 1907. 4to and smaller. In custom folding box with morocco spine label. Kemp, Ellen. Kemp, Ellen. 4to and smaller. Halford's Artist & Colorist, Mrs. Ellen Kemp. Fine archive of material relating to Ellen Kemp's artwork for Halford's angling books, chiefly concerning Dry-Fly Fishing in Theory and Practice and Dry Fly Entomology. The original watercolors appear as plates XV and XVI of Dry-Fly Fishing in Theory and Practice. In addition to the original designs, engraved by Babbage, Mrs. Kemp was responsible for most of the hand-coloring for the finished plates and mounting the artificial flies in volume two of the deluxe issue. The archive includes a set of plates bearing her signature "E Kemp del. at nat", Halford's initialled approval of sample coloring, and her own patterns and notes for the order in which colors are to be applied. Several of the publisher's memoranda discuss the author's insistence that silver wire be used. Mrs. Kemp's retained copy of her letter dated 19 November 1896 bears her calculation and notes "my price would be £12. 13. 0. for mounting 108 sets of 100 flies with wire, on 108 dozens of cards". The association of Kemp with Halford's books was a long one. In Halford's autograph card to her dated May 12, 1889, when Dry-Fly Fishing in Theory and Practice was in preparation, he writes "Will you kindly sign the enclosed sketches in pencil & return them to me. Do not trouble to clean them or anything else as they are wanted to bind in a presentation copy of the book. ... I know you are worried about the coloured plates, at the same time pray think that I quite appreciate the excellence of the work as contributing to the general success." There is also later correspondence from Vinton requesting her to color plates in 1907. Tony Hayter, in his 2002 book, F.M. Halford and the Dry-Fly Revolution, makes no mention of Kemp and does not appear to have drawn upon this archive. UNIQUE AND OUTSTANDING.

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        Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

      Heinemann 1907 - First impression of this Arthur Rackham illustrated edition from 1907 in excellent condition. There is a crease to the corner of ffep no other markings, pages are very clean, illustrations (12 colour plates all with tissue guards and many smaller in black and white) are all clean, there is some toning to spine, binding is very firm, there is toning to part of the boards and some wear to edges of spine, (but no fraying)no other markings, please see pics, paypal accepted, any questions please get in touch. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Writings of Oscar Wilde

      Keller, London 1907 - A very elegant set of the Uniform Edition Grand Luxe, limited to only 100 copies, of which this is number 70. 15 volumes. Illustrated with plates in two states, protected with lettered tissue guards. 8vo, handsomely rebound in 3/4 purple morocco, decoratively gilt spines with red & gilt chrysanthemums. London & New York: A.R. Keller & Co., 1907. Fine condition. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      UK: John Lane & The Bodley Head. London, John Lane & the Bodley Head, 1907. Hardback first edition thus in fine condition. Some heavy offsetting to the endpapers and some rubbing to the gilt on the upper board otherwise fine. . Fine. Hardback. 1st Edition. 1907.

      [Bookseller: Hyraxia]
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        The Golden Crisis [1907 futurism]

      Columbus, OH: Oasis Publishing Co., 1907 Columbus, OH: Oasis Publishing Co., 1907. First edition, signed and inscribed by Clark "yours for the millenium..." on the ffep. 7" x 4.75", gilt pictorial dark blue cloth. Shelf wear, strongly along bottom edges, else VG+. Sturdy and bright. A look - in 1907 - by historical muralist Egbert Norman Clark at the transformation the human psyche was encountering during the first few years after the run of the nineteenth century. A familiar sounding passage echos from his introductory paragraph: ""The most advanced thinkers and students of sociology of the day all agree that the human race is now passing through a transitional period in its development, and that, as a social fabric, we are rapidly approaching a crisis." With chapter titles taken from astrology - numbered "ages" dominated each by a planet - and strong spiritual opinions by Clark throughout ("Humanity Is God!!!) - a fascinating, telling, uncategorizable futuristic book. Very rare in its first edition; this one is signed, and as such is probably not replaceable. Please feel free to ask questions or request additional scans. L2

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        A Dream of Fair Women

      Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company. 1907. First. First edition. Quarto. Brown cloth with applied paper illustration. Decorations E. Stetson Crawford. Small bookplate and contemporary gift inscription on front endpapers, a bit cocked, else near fine. A nice tight copy. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Die Wartburg. Ein Denkmal Deutscher Geschichte und Kunst. Dem Deutschen Volke gewidmet. Dargestellt in Monographien von Großherzog Carl Alexander von Sachsen Weimar Eisenach, Richard Voß, Karl Wenck, Paul Weber, Ernst Martin, Wilhelm Oncken, Max Baumgärtel, Otto von Ritgen, August Trinius und in 706 authentischen Abbildungen im Text und auf 54 Tafeln

      Berlin: Historischer Verlag Baumgärtel; 1907.. Prachtwerk. - Den Einband besorgte J.R. Herzog in Leipzig. - Übersicht: 1. Zur Geschichte der Wiederherstellung der Wartburg (von Sr. Königlichen Hoheit dem Grossherzog Carl Alexander von Sachsen). - 2. Ein Gang durch die heutige Wartburg. Stimmungsbild (von Richard Voss, Bibliothekar der Wartburg). - 3. Älteste Geschichte der Wartburg von den Anfängen bis auf die Zeiten Hermanns I. (von Prof. Dr. Karl Wenck). - 4. Baugeschichte der Wartburg (von Prof. Dr. Paul Weber). - 5. Der Minnesang in Thüringen und der Sängerkrieg auf der Wartburg (von Prof. Dr. Ernst Martin). - 6. Die heilige Elisabeth. - 7. Geschichte der Landgrafen und der Wartburg als fürstlicher Residenz vom 13. bis 15. Jahrhundert. - 8. Martin Luther auf der Wartburg. - 9. Die Burschenschaft und ihr Wartburgfest (von Prof. Dr. Wilhelm Oncken). - 10. Vorgeschichte der Wiederherstellung der Wartburg. - 11. Die Wiederherstellung der Wartburg. Ein Beitrag zur Deutschen Kultur- und Kunstgeschichte (von Max Baumgärtel und Dr. Otto von Ritgen, Königlich Preussischer Regierungs- und Baurat). - 12. Alte und neue Kunstwerke auf der Wartburg (von Prof. Dr. Paul Weber). - 13. Die Wartburg in Sage und Dichtung. - 14. Neues Wartburg-Leben (von August Trinius, Herzogl. Sächs. Geh. Hofrat). - Anhang: Anmerkungen und Quellenbelege, Glossar, Alphabetisches Register.

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        4 eigenh. Briefe mit U.

      Verschiedene Orte, 1907. - Verschiedene Formate. Zusammen 22 SS. auf 12 Bll. Freundschaftliche Korrespondenz mit Arthur Kahane und Margarethe über private Angelegenheiten und seine aktuelle Arbeit: "Liebe, Gute, Seien Sie mir nicht mehr böse: ich fühle es allzudeutlich, dass Sie es mir sein müssen, nicht so äußerlich, aber ein ganz klein wenig innerlich: denn auch einen solchen Brief gehört doch wenigstens irgend ein Antwortton, und wenn es nur ein halt unverständliches Gegrunz oder Gemurmel ist als da: liebe Frau Margarethe u. s. w. Aber sehen Sie, seit Ende April habe ich keinen Tag gehabt, an dem es mir möglich erschienen wäre, eine vernünftige Zeile zu schreiben, und auch heute bin ich noch ohne rechte Sammlung und jenes gute Gewissen gegen sich selbst [.] Was den Goldoni betrifft, so hat mich, wie Sie wohl schon wissen, Freksa überredet, die Sache mit ihm zusammen zu machen. Ich bin vielleicht von einigem Nutzen dabei, - vor allem wird auf diese Weise wenigstens gewährleistet, dass das Stück bis Juli etwa fertig ist, auch wird ihm so wohl ein bischen mehr Ellbogenfreiheit für die Komödie und Salambo (deren Übersetzung während dieser paar Monate mir fast als unmöglich vorkommt) [.]" (Mai 1907). - "Soeben erhielt ich Deinen Brandbrief, über dessen Entzifferung ich auf S. 5 den Verstand verlor, was ich im Folgenden eventuell in Betracht zu ziehen bitte. Desgleichen bitte ich Dich den angekündigten dramaturgischen Brief für Reinhardt ja mit der Maschine - dem Biest zu schreiben, ebenso wie jede Bemerkung Deiner Einrichtung (man kann dieselben auf Zetteln einkleben). Was alles (undeutsche Construction) auch für den Goldoni gelten möge [.]" ([Juli 1907]). - "Flauberts Briefe sind prachtvoll, besonders die an Mme X u. George Sand [.]" (14. VIII. 1907).

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        STORIES FROM THE ARABIAN NIGHTS, Retold by Laurence Housman

      London & New York Hodder and Stoughton and Charles Scribner's Sons 1907 - First edition, with the title-page imprint added for America but with the same sheets that were printed in England by Butler and Tanner and used for the first English issue. With 50 fine tipped-in colour plates by Edmund Dulac. The plates tipped to heavy green-gray stock, each with a captioned tissue-guard. 4to, original rust-colored cloth lettered and pictorially decorated in gilt and black on the spine and upper cover in Arabian motif. 133 pp. text + 50 tipped in plates on heavy mounting paper. A very handsome copy, the plates all pristine and fine, the text clean and fresh with no foxing or toning at all. The cloth is beautifully preserved, bright and attractive with very little evidence of age or use. A FINE COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION, BEAUTIFULLY ILLUSTRATED BY EDMUND DULAC. Here we find a collection of stories from the ARABIAN NIGHTS superbly illustrated by Edmund Dulac. The original Persian fairy tales of "Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves," "The Fisherman and the Genie," and several others are colorfully rendered on tipped-in plates. Dulac’s affinity for oriental design becomes apparent in these exquisite, almost jewel-like images. We find the profound influence of oriental art and especially Persian miniatures in this group of exotic paintings. Intricate colors and patterns are juxtaposed to create lyrical scenes and bring the characters such as Morgiana and the Queen of the Ebony Isles to life on the page. The artist achieved intense effects in shading and atmosphere in his nocturne scenes such as "The Lady Advanced to Meet Him." As we turn the pages, we feel drawn into a mysterious world of exotic moods and clandestine encounters. "The Arabian Nights gave Dulac an opportunity to indulge in his nocturnes; the the softness of the gleam of moonlight on stone, or on shadowy figures, and his use of ultramarine, indigo and Prussian blue, mingled with purples and violets, brought to the illustrations the calm and mystery of Eastern nights."-Colin White "Leicester Galleries displayed the Dulac watercolors for THE ARABIAN NIGHTS in the autumn of 1907, at the same time the book was (originally) released. With unanimous praise the book was received by the critics and every picture sold even before the exhibition was opened to the general public. In light of this overwhelming success, Leicester Galleries promptly signed a contract with Dulac for one book a year, the subject to be chosen jointly between them and in consultation with Hodder & Stoughton."-Susan Meyer. The modern reader can only be grateful that such an arrangement was made, as we shall always have the body of extraordinary illustrations that ensued. This lovely edition of STORIES FROM THE ARABIAN NIGHTS, liltingly illustrated by Dulac, will be a cherished addition to any library. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Le Raid Pekin-Paris

      1907. CORMIER, Georges. Le Raid Pekin-Paris, 4000 lieues en Automobile. 286 pp. Illustrated with 160 black and white photographs. Paris: Ch. Delagrave, [1907] |~||~||~||~| The car rally from Beijing to Paris in 1907 told by Georges Cormier, one of the five participants. He was the official pilot, with Victor Colignon, of the brand De DION-BOUTON.

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        Monatshefte fur Graphisches Kunstgewerbe, V. Jahrgang, October 1906 - September 1907

      Carl Flemming, A.G. 1907-08, Berlin - First edition, 1906-07. Large quarto, rebacked in cloth-backed boards with a leather spine-label, 196 pp., heavily illustrated (much in color), clean unmarked text, Good copy, some straining to the inner hinges, soiling to some pages and page-edges, old bookplate on the front pastedown, small owner's signature on the front flyleaf, rubbing and wear to the edges of the covers including significant loss along the edges, no dust jacket. Contents bright and Near Fine. Text in German. We've housed the book in mylar. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Caliban Books Pittsburgh PA, ABAA]
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        Pride and Prejudice

      London: J. M. Dent & Co.; New York, E. P. Dutton & Co.,, 1907. With twenty-four coloured illustrations by C. E. Brock. Octavo. Original vellum, elaborate decoration to spine and front board, pictorial endpapers, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Colour frontispiece, vignette title, and 22 plates by C. E. Brock. Mild browning to endpapers and prelims slightly foxed, boards a little bowed but nice and clean, an excellent copy. A lovely copy in the deluxe vellum binding with the illustrations signed and dated C.E. Brock 1907.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Fabric pattern design. Original watercolour, monogrammed "JH".

      No place, [c. 1907]. - 210 x 207 mm (sheet dimensions). Includes attached original threads and label ("9074a"). Josef Hoffmann created a wide range of furniture and fashion fabric designs for the Wiener Werkstätte, for the Backhausen company, the Flöge sisters and many others (cf. Schweiger, WW, p. 220 ff.). Johannes Spalt (ed.), Josef Hoffmann. Porträts-Signets-Stempel, p. 103.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Kronprinz Wilhelm von Preußen. Photographie, Bromsilbergelatineabzug. Halbfigur en face in Uniform. Unterrand mit blindgeprägter Signatur des Fotografen und datiert,

      1907 - 332 x 217 mm, aufgelegt auf größerem Fotokarton, dieser mit Blindstempel "E. Bieber Berlin-Hamburg". Unterrand mit großer diagonaler Signatur des Kronprinzen in Tinte, ebenfalls datiert 1907. *Emil Bieber begann seine fotogr. Ausbildung 1897 in Hamburg, 1904 übernahm er die Leitung des Ateliers am Jungfernstieg. Gemeinsam mit Rudolf Dührkoop war er einer der ersten, die in Deutschland Porträtaufnahmen außerhalb der Atelierräume machten, seine Ateliers (1905 auch in Berlin) wurden zu den bedeutendsten für das Porträtfach. - Sehr schöne Arbeit in vergleichsweise großem Format. Aus dem persönlichen Besitz des Kronprinzen mit dessen eigenhändiger Signatur, wohl ein Geschenk an eine nahestehende Person, im originalen Fotorahmen in Mahagoni (57 x 42 cm). - Bieber stand er in besonderer Verbindung zu dem Kronprinz Wilhelm, dieser hatte ihm 1905 den Titel "Hoflieferant" verliehen. - Sehr gut erhalten. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 3000 Originaler Fotorahmen in Mahagoni (57 x 42 cm). [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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      London: Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, Ltd.,. 1907. Octavo, pp. [1-8] [1] 2-301 [302: blank] [303-312: ads],. original green cloth, spine panel stamped in gold.. Cloth lightly rubbed at spine ends and along outer joints, partial. hairline cracks along inner hinges, minor darkening to free. endpapers, still a tight, bright, very good copy. Overall an. attractive, superior copy of an exceedingly scarce book. (#96454). First edition. Benson's best collection of short fiction. Collects fourteen stories. "... Montague Summers said of A MIRROR OF SHALOTT ... that 'there are few better stories of this kind.' It is a series of stories recounted by a group of priests, much in the Canterbury Tales vein, each telling of his supernatural experiences." - Ashley, Who's Who in Horror and Fantasy Fiction, p.32. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 3-18. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 149. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, Volume II, p. 21. Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, pp. 28-31. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 3-19. Wilson, Shadows in the Attic, p. 71. Bleiler (1978), p. 21. Reginald 01141.

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        A History of the Royal & Ancient Golf Club St Andrews from 1754 - 1900

      London: William Blackwood & Sons. G : in Good condition without dust jacket. Cover rubbed and marked. Some foxing within and occasional page edge wear. One plate, and frontis missing. Ex-lib. 1907. First Edition. Green hardback cloth cover with gilt titles and black illustration. 260mm x 200mm (10" x 8"). xi; 306pp. 41 plates, 9 in colour. .

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        Storia Do Mogor or Mogul India 1653 - 1708 By Niccolao Manucci Venetian, Translated with Introduction and Notes By William Irvine. 4 Volumes.

      John Murray, London 1907-19084 volumes,. Pp. lxxxix, 386; 471; 509; 605, indexed and copiously illustrated. Original richly decorated green cloth, gilt lettering on spine, ex - libris bookplate pasted on feps. Some age wear and marginal nicks on cloth and sunning on spines, ow. very good, complete with all the 59 plates and folding map (in rear pocket) and charts. scarce .

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        Meyers grosses Konversationslexikon. 24 Bände von A-Z.

      Leipzig und Wien, Bibliographisches Institut, Bände sind in den Jahren 1907, 1908 und 1909 gedruckt worden... 6. Auflage Mit zahllosen Seiten Ledereinband. Zustand: Einbände mit Goldprägung. Einbände sind leicht fleckig und verschmutzt. Ecken und Kanten sind etwas berieben und bestoßen. Buchrücken lösen sich manchmal etwas. Buchblöcke sind gering fleckig. Die Seiten sind etwas gebräunt, manchmal fleckig aber gut erhalten. Leichter Feuchtigkeitsgeruch. In altersgemäßem, gutem Zustand. Bei Band 24 löst sich der Buchrücken ganz ab.--- Über die Bücher: 1 Band aus dem Jahr 1909 mit Ergänzungen und Nachträgen. 3 Bände der Jahressupplements (1909/1910, 1910/1911, 1911/1912). 15IHMex

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        Twentieth Century Impressions of Ceylon: its history, people, commerce

      1907. WRIGHT, Arnold, ed. Twentieth Century Impressions of Ceylon: Its History, People, Commerce, Industries, and Resources. 916 pp. Extra-illustrated with black-and-white photographs illustrating the people, costumes, architecture, etc. Bound in full maroon morocco, raised bands on spine, spine gilt, elephant image gilt on front cover, a.e.g. London: Lloyd's Greater Britain Publishing Company, Ltd, 1907. |~||~||~||~| The rare original edition of this massive photographic survey of Ceylon at the beginning of the twentieth century. The book is divided into chapters written by various experts. It begins with a brief history, and the goes on to cover subjects as varied as the Constitution, aspects of government, archeology and the arts, the natural history of the island, industries, sport and the press. Some minor restoration to the binding, but a generally handsome, sound copy.

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      Eveleigh Nash, London 1907 - Octavo, original black cloth, front stamped in blind and red, spine stamped in gold. The author's second collection of supernatural fiction. This collection includes the classic story "The Willows." See Barron (ed.): Horror Literature 3-26. Bleiler: The Guide to Supernatural Fiction #176. A very good copy, slightly leaned, previous owners neat gift inscription and date to front free end paper, store stamp to front paste-down, some offsetting to end papers, rear hinge starting, upper corners gently bumped, mild shelfwear to corners and spine ends, spine gilt nice and bright. (10157) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Corpus Schwenckfeldianorum: Letters and Treatises of Caspar Schwenckfeldianorum von Ossig

      Breitkopf & Hartel / Schwenckfelder Church, 1907, Hard, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, As Issued, 1stSize: 4to, 12 volumes of a 19 volume edition. Edited by Chester David Hartranft and Elmer Ellsworth Schultz Johnson. All first editions, except vol 15, which is a second printing. Bound in leather and marbled boards. Includes Volumes 1 to 10, 12, 15. Published Leipzig and Norristown, PA: Breitkopf & Hartel / Schwenckfelder Church, 1907-1960. Thick 4to's., 8 1/4" x 10 3/4" x 3", approx. 700 - 900pp. per volume, illustrated with facsimilies. Text in German with introductions and commentaries in English. Three quarter leather with gilt spine titles and marbled boards and edges, decorative endpapers. External wear to first eight volumes, with rubbing and scuffing to leather and covers, some inner hinges tender on older volumes, markings on spine of volume seven, no other markings, text clean and bright. Very good.

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        Frieden und Krieg im Hererolande. Vortrag zu den Lichtbildern der Deutschen Kolonialgesellschaft.

      Berlin, Verlag der Deutschen Kolonialgesellschaft, 1907.. Als Manuskript gedruckt. Original-Broschur, 8°, 15 Bilder, Verzeichnis der 44 Lichtbilder. Einband leicht bestoßen am Rücken mit kleinen Einrissen, innen sauberes Exemplar. Bibliographisch nicht nachweisbar..

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        A History of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club St. Andrews From 1754-1900

      William Blackwood & Sons, 1907, Hard Cover, Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket, First2" copper-colored stain to bottom right edge, front board.Edgewear to extremities, but overall binding sturdy, corners very lightly bumped. Foxing to front endpapers. Inner pages and photos bright and unmarked. Top-edge gilt, rough-cut pages. Frontis photo, 9 color illust. 30 full-page photo illust. Contents include: Early References to Golf At St. Andrews, First Competition, Method of Scoring, A Tariff for Payment of Caddies, Ownership of the Links, The Open Championship

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        Unto this Last

      1907. DOVES PRESS. Unto This Last. Four Essays on the First Principles of Political Economy by John Ruskin. 120, [2] pp. Small 4to., 235 x 165 mm, bound by the Doves Bindery in original limp vellum, gilt. Hammersmith: Doves Press, 1907. |~||~||~||~||~| One of 300 copies of Unto This Last, superbly printed by T.J. Cobden-Sanderson and Emery Walker at the Doves Press. The four essays included in this volume are: "The Roots of Honor," "The Veins of Wealth," "Ad Valorem," and "Qui Judicatis Terram". Fine copy. Tomkinson 11. Ransom 11.

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        Baseball In Cincinnati: A History.

      Press of Johnson & Hardin, Cincinnati 1907 - First edition. One of 500 numbered copies, this copy is 309. Octavo, original cloth. Rubbing to the cloth extremities, one page has an old tape repair, overall a good copy of this rare book. Harry Ellard was a Cincinnati journalist, he knew of and consulted the best photographs and documents relating to the Cincinnati Club, and had the cooperation of several Red Stockings players. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Writings of Oscar Wilde

      1907, 15 volume fine leather set,  The Writings of Oscar Wilde, published by the Keller Farmer Co., London and New York.  Illustrated.  8 x 5.5 inches.  Uniform full black morocco, elaborately gilt decorated, top edges gilt, silk moire endpapers.  #79 of 450 numbered copies, Florentine Edition. A very nicely decorated and handsome set.  Very light wear and use apparent with minor small rubs top of spines here and there, else very clean, tight, very good plus to near fine.  Titles include:  The Picture of Dorian Gray, A House of Pomegranates, The Happy Prince, Epigrams, What Never Dies, and many more.  Complete set.  Please see photos, ask any questions, buy accordingly.

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      Philadelphia: Press of J. B. Lippincott Company, 1907., 1907. First edition. 8vo. Presentation inscription by the author. Light blue cloth, printed in black ink on front cover with military decoration on front cover and titles on spine stamped in gold, 256 [3] pp., top edge gilt, frontis. [portrait of the author], preface, illustrated, plates, portraits, list of subscribers. The author accompanied her husband on various assignments in the West. She lived at Fort Lyon in Colorado, Fort Robinson in Nebraska, as well as travelling extensively with her husband throughout the U, S. She provides a detailed account of the Germaine girls who were taken captive by the Indians, along with information about some of the military officers including General Sherman, Miles, Sumner, Chaffee and others. Graff 288 says, "A very good account of Army life at western posts after the Civil War." Very good copy. HOWES B426. GRAFF 288. RADER 356.

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        Wonder Map of the Wonder Mining District...Map title: Revised Map of U.S. Patent & Location Surveys in Wonder Mining District Churchill County Nevada

      Wonder, Nevada.: D. H. Blossom.. 1907.. Color folding map attached to card stock covers, 7 1/2 x 4 inches unfolding to 30 x 32 1/2 inches, depicting the Wonder Mining District [Nevada]. There are several breaks in the folds of the fragile paper, while a dogleg tear at the top of the map (archival tape repair) measures 2 x 2 1/2 inches. A congruent tear in the top margin measures two inches. The map shows the modest Wonder townsite situated in a vast landscape of mining claims, depicted in various colors. The Index on the map documents well over 100 claims. Wonder flourished between 1906 and 1919, with a 1907 population estimated at 1200 persons. The sum of $6,350,000 is attached to the Wonder District's recorded production in gold and silver. Web resources regarding Wonder and its history can be had at "Nevada Mining and You," a pdf created by the Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology. (The pdf provides a photo of the Wonder townsite circa 1910); also, the Wikipedia entry "Wonder, Nevada" provides useful details regarding the mining town. See also Hugh Shamberger's "The Story of Wonder, Churchill County, Nevada," (Nevada Historical Press, 1974). There is only one listing for Blossom's map on WorldCat. This scarce map, of considerable interest with regard to Nevada mining history, is in very good clean condition, with issues noted. .

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        Eigenh. Brief mit U. ("N. Liebknecht").

      O. O., 13. IV. 1907.. 2 SS. auf Doppelblatt. 8vo.. Kondolenzschreiben an die Witwe des sozialdemokratischen Politikers Ignaz Auer, der eben im Alter von 61 Jahren verstorben war: "Nun hat auch Sie der Schlag getroffen, wie mich der Schlag, den man zu ohnmächtig ist abzuwenden [...]". - Im linken Rand gelocht (geringf. Textberührung).

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        La 628-E8

      Second edition current paper. Binding to bradel half orange calico, smooth spine slightly past with a gold floral pattern, golden double thread tail piece as grief chocolate dishes marbled paper covers preserved, contemporary binding. Precious autograph signed by the author Jean Ajalbert. Provenance: From Jean Ajalbert library with bookplate in Japanese-style woodcut Nabis to very few signed monogrammed, probably that of Félicien Rops. Charpentier Paris 1907 12x19,5cm relié

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        Nos frères farouches - Ragotte

      First edition, one of the former numbered on Holland, the only major papers. Bel sending the author on half-title page. Dos and flat marginally past Often, two small tears at the bottom of the jaws, otherwise nice copy with all margins. Fayard Paris 1907 13x18cm broché

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      First edition, one of 10 numbered copies on Holland, the only major papers. Cover art by Antoon van Welie. Two small tears in feet jaws at witnesses, few small foxing mainly affecting the first guard, otherwise nice copy with all margins. Rare. Paul Ollendorff Paris 1907 14x19cm broché

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        Du mariage

      First edition, one of 25 numbered copies on Holland, only one major paper with Japan.And flat back slightly and marginally passed without gravity, pages 236-237 partially browned, otherwise good copy with all margins.Very rare. Albin Michel Paris 1907 12x20,5cm broché

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        L'Hexagramme. Revue adamite, tête de collection du N°1 de la 1ère année au N°76 de la 7ème année

      First edition of this rare magazine mixing poetry and esoteric.Binders half black cloth, flat spines decorated with gilt double fillets, gilt, marbled paper dishes, a dish with a scratch guards and contreplats of handmade paper, a few preserved covers, binders of the time dates.Contributions Camille St. Croix, Victor-Emile Michelet, Jean Ott, Han Ryner, George Edmond Simon & Savigny, Charles Delmont, Manoel gahisto ...We enclose 7 autograph letters signed by George Simon Jean Savigny Ott related to the activity of the journal.Rare head of this curious collection adamite review.Source: personal archive of the poet John Ott. L'Hexagramme Paris Janvier 1907 - Novembre-Décembre 1913 15,5x24cm 76 fascicules reliés en 6 volumes

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      Inland Type Foundry. Hardcover. B000WFY806 1907 Inland Type Foundry, 1st Edition. 243 pages, with illustrations in black & white. Good/None. This hardcover has minimal wear at the extremities of the red cloth boards, which are slightly soiled. The front free endpaper has been removed. The previous owner (an accomplished printer) had affixed his bookplate to the front paste down endpaper. The text is unmarked and the binding is sturdy. 100% customer satisfaction guaranteed. We process and ship orders daily, securely and with delivery confirmation. . Good. 1910-01-01.

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        Discoveries: A Volume of Essays

      Dundrum: Dun Emer Press,, 1907. Octavo. Original Holland boards. A few faints marks to covers, and partial toning to endpapers, but still an excellent copy. First edition, first impression; one of only 200 copies printed, and the last publication with the Dun Emer imprint, containing excellent essays by Yeats on art, theatre, poetry and philosophy.

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        Anatomie und Ätiologie der Genitalprolapse beim Weibe.

      . Wien und Leipzig, Wilhelm Braumüller, 1907, 8°, XII, 273, (1) pp., 44 Abb. und 60 Tafeln; feiner Leinenband mit eingebundener Titelbroschur; eigenhändige Widmung "Herrn Prof.D. R. Paltauf in dankbarer Verehrung die Verfasser.". Erste Ausgabe- Bedeutendes Widmungsexemplar an Paltauf! - - "1907 gelang Halban und Tandler der zweite große Wurf: das Buch "Anatomie und Ätiologie der Genitalprolapse beim Weibe" wurde ein großer wissenschaftlicher Erfolg. Es ist Zuckerkandl zum 25jährigen Professorenjubiläum gewidmet. Die drei Hauptthemen sind: die normale Lage und Fixation der weiblichen Beckenorgane, die Anatomie und Ätiologie des Prolapses und seine Therapie mittels Pessar und Operation. Die Anregung ging von Einsichten aus, die Tandler bei seiner Lehrtätigkeit von der Topographie und dem Mechanismus dieser Organe gewonnen hatte. Die Zusammenarbeit der Fachleute - so kündet das Vorwort - hat durch die Beobachtung der Topographie zur Klärung, wozu kunstgerechte Gliederung und sorgsame klinische Untersuchung kam, geführt. In diesen einfachen Worten ist Tandlers wissenschaftstheoretische Anschauung niedergelegt. - Stolz vermerken die Autoren, daß sie durch jahrelanges Suchen großes Material zusammenbekommen hätten, "ein so großes anatomisches Material dürfte wohl noch niemals Substrat einer wissenschaftlichen Untersuchung über den Genitalprolaps gewesen sein". Das waren die Vorteile im "Mekka der Medizin", das Grundlagenmaterial stammte von Haberda, Alexander Kolisko (1857-1918), Paltauf, Sternberg, Weichselbaum. Auch der Rezensent in der "Wiener klinischen Wochenschrift" hob die 40Fälle von Genitalprolapsen hervor, die es erlaubt haben, die Prolapsfrage durch die vorliegende, jeglicher bloß theoretischer Deduktionen barer Beweisführung nicht nur in neue Bahnen zu lenken, sondern "allem Anscheine nach" zu lösen. Tandlers und Haibans Arbeit basierte also auf anatomischen Forschungen, wie sie in diesem Umfang noch nicht ausgeführt worden waren. - Wie sah nun die Lösung des Problems aus? Die Ätologie des Genitalprolaps war nicht eindeutig geklärt und in der Diskussion verschiedener Ansichten kamen die Autoren zu dem Schluß, daß in der Erschlaffung der Fixationsmittel der Organe kein besonders prädisponierendes Moment für die Entstehung eines Vorfalles zu erblicken wäre. Hingegen entsteht ein Prolaps wie eine Hernie dann, "wenn der Hiatus genitalis im Beckenboden nicht suffizient geschlossen ist, sondern eine Bruchpforte darstellt. Der gesteigerte Abdominaldruck preßt alle Organe oder Organteile, welche in den Druckbereich dieser Bruchpforte fallen, durch dieselbe hinaus. Kommt ein Organ ganz in den Bereich des Hiatus genitalis, so hat es am Beckenboden gar keine Stütze mehr und wird vollkommen vorgepreßt. Fällt nur ein Teil dieses Organs in diesen Bereich, während ein anderer Teil außerhalb desselben liegt, so wird der erstere durch den gesteigerten Abdominaldruck vorgepreßt, der letztere aber durch denselben Druck gegen die Unterlage gepreßt und dadurch fixiert". Das alles wird mit Experimenten belegt, wozu sie ein Phantom anfertigen ließen. Behilflich waren hierbei der Direktor der Österreichisch-Amerikanischen Gummifabrik, Edgar Herbst und Anton Lampa (1868-1938), mit dem die theoretisch-physikalischen Gesetze besprochen wurden. Hier zeigt sich Tandlers Vorliebe für technische Behelfe, mit denen er den Beweis für ein wissenschaftliches Problem antreten konnte. - Das Verhältnis zwischen Tandler und Halban soll sich nach den Veröffentlichungen bis zur Feindseligkeit abgekühlt haben." Karl Sablik, Julius Tandler: Mediziner und Sozialreformer (2010), p.27

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        THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY The Writings Of Oscar Wilde

      London and New York: A. R. Keller &Co., Inc. 1907. Limited edition. One of only 26 copies. Signed by the illustrator. Illustrated by S. A. Moss. Beautifully bound by Tapley in full blue morocco, with elaborate gilt borders and decoration to upper and lower boards and spine. Inner gilt dentelles and red morocco panel opposite faintly marbled endpapers. Top edge gilt. The four plates by S. A. Moss are each present in three states (proof, signed and coloured). In very good condition, some rubbing and light scuffing to the board extremities. The contents clean and bright throughout. An exquisite production. Originally part of the fifteen volume ?"Autograph Edition?" of which only 26 lettered sets were produced, this being letter ?"G?".Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers.

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        The Tale of Tom Kitten

      London: Frederick Warne & Co.,, 1907. Sextodecimo. Recent brown half morocco, titles and decoration to spine gilt, raised bands, original pictorial paper covered boards, original pictorial endpapers at front. With colour illustrations by the author. The occasional minor blemish otherwise an excellent copy. First edition, first impression.

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