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        L'Homme Qui Rit.

      . Paris 1907. 627 pp. Bound with orig. wrappers in nice full leather richly decorated with gold on spine and boards and with inner ornamental border. Spine weakly faded. * Oeuvres completes, Roman, VIII..

      [Bookseller: Peter Grosell, Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        Morgenl?ndische Motive: Original-Teppiche -Stoffe u. -Stickereien

      Christian Stoll, Plauen, (1907-1909), Portfolio, Book Condition: Very Good; 13.25 x 19 (49 cm) modern tied Portfolio in Very Good condition. Some browning and chipping to edges of mounting sheets in series III. Foxing to title page.GWO 9. Three of four series in this set bound in a single portfolio. This copy comprises: series I. [1] p., hand-colored collotypes 1-20; series II. Hand-colored collotypes 21-35; series III. [4] p., tipped-on chromolithographs 41-66. Wanting are 1 text p. in Series I, 2 text p. & plates 36-40 in series II. German text.; 7.5

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        François Boucher premier peintre du roi 1703 - 1770 (deuxième partie: catalogue des oeuvres peintes de François Boucher qui ont passé en vente publique depuis 1770 jusqu'en 1906 par GEORGES PANNIER)

      1907 Paris GOUPIL & Cie - MANZI, JOYANT & Cie 1907 - exemplaire n° IV des 100 ex. SUR JAPON, avec deux suites supplémentaires, une sur papier Whatman, une sur chine blanc - (5)+175+(2)pgs + 60 planches hors texte + suite avec 60 planches + suite avec 60 planches - couvertures d'éditeur (soft covers) dans un étui d'éditeur, l'intension de l'éditeur était de laisser le choix au client si il laissait relier le livre ou qu'il gardait la reliure disant provisoire - photos sur demande - très belles planches dont 4 en couleur - partie supp. et dos de la couverture du livre bruni, en tout bel ex., bien complet, très bien imprimé - Freitag 962 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Gabrielle D'Estrees. Translated from the French by the Author

      London : Arthur L. Humphreys, 1907, Hardback, First English EditionFinely and sumptuously bound by SANGORSKI and SUTCLIFFE in modern, full oasis Morocco. Fleur de Lys motif. Raised bands, spine compartments uniformly tooled in gilt. Inner gilt dentelles &c. Minor sun-toning. Scans and additional detail on request. ; 330 pages; Physical desc. : vi, 330 p. ; 22 cm. Title page printed in red and black. Subjects; Henry IV, King of France, 1553-1610. Series: The Royal Library historical series.

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        Dekameron.

      . Oversat ved S. Prahl. 3 bd. Kbhvn. 1907. Illustr. af Jacques Wagrez. Indbundet i et smukt privat halvlaederbind med gulddekorationer pa ryggen. Bindet signeret Anker Kyster. Bind med lette brugsspor..

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        H.C. Andersen og hans Eventyr.

      . Kbhvn. 1907. 296 s. Indbundet ubeskaret med orig. omslag og guldsnit i smukt privat halvlaeder. Bindet signeret Oscar Jacobsen. Inderside af bagperm samt tilstödende blankt blad med plet..

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        THROUGH JAMAICA WITH A KODAK WITH INTRODUCTORY NOTES BY HIS GRACE THE ARCHBISHOP OF THE WEST INDIES AND SIR ALFRED L. JONES, K.C.M.G. WITH 129 ILLUSTRATIONS, REPRODUCTIONS ( WITH A FEW EXCEPTIONS) OF PHOTOGRAPHS TAKEN BY THE AUTHOR, AND A COLOURED MAP OF JAMAICA.

      Bristol: John Wright & Co.,, 1907. First ed. Leader, Alfred. 8vo., map, (xxiii), 208 pp., b&w photographs in text. Publisher's cloth with color photograph reproduced on the upper cover, titled in gilt. Faint foxing on the map and foredge. A fine and bright copy. A narrative of travels aided with the portable Kodak camera; a recent possibility for an amateur practitioner. The photograph printed on the cloth of the front cover is a composite, but if not the first instance of a color photograph adorning a binding, it is certainly among the earliest.

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        FIGHTING THE POLAR ICE

      Doubleday, Page & Company, 1907. Cloth. Very Good. 1907 Edition; xxii, 296pp, [6], illustrated, 105 plates (9 colour), 3 maps (1 folding). SIGNED by Author "? ? R.H. Pomeroy with gratitude of Anthony Fiala June 25 1907" on fep. With an introduction by W.S. Champ, and reports by William J. Peters, Russell W. Porter and Oliver S Fassig. illustrations from photographs and sketches by the author. Also nine, from paintings, in colour by Russell W. Porter and J. Knowles Hare. Original green blind stamp boards with gilt titling to spine, top edge gilt, others uncut. The author was the Commander of the Zeigler-Fiala Polar Expedition. Narrative of the Zeigler Polar Expedition, 1903-05. A 35 man party aboard the America proceeded to Rudolph Island, northernmost Franz Josef Land, where the ship was lost in the ice. They made three attempts to reach the North Pole using pony and dog sledge. Previous owners name and address verso front cover., spine loosening and beginning to split at feps., contents clean. Small tear to large folding map, Very Good. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Arctic & Antarctic; Antarctic; Inventory No: 2117. .

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        Map Showing County and State System of Highways

      Albany: State of New York. 1907. First. First edition. Green cloth binding with ribbon ties and gilt titling, with 57 folding highway maps printed in color laid in. The maps are a trifle foxed at the very top edge, but else all maps and binding fine, with spine lettering of the binding easily readable. Scarce. .

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        Eksotiske Noveller. 3 bd.

      . (1: Singapore Noveller. 2: Lille Ahasverus. 3: Olivia Marianne). Orig. udgave. Kbhvn. 1907-15. 149 + 136 + 125 s. Velholdt ubeskaret eksemplar indbundet med alle orig. omslag og guldsnit foroven i paent privat halvlaeder. Bind 1 signeret med papirlabel 'Emil Meyer Bogbinderi Holbergsgade 6, bind 2 og signeret Georg Ludvigsen. * Med Max Levigs exlibris..

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        The Secret Agent. A Simple Tale

      London Methuen & Co 1907. G : in Good condition without dust jacket. Rubbing to head and tail. Spine faded. Inner joints weak. Stain at gutter of page 80/81. Lacking pp. 1-2 of the 40 page adverts at end First Edition Red hardback cloth cover 200mm x 130mm (8" x 5"). 442pp.

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        Cairo Jerusalem & Damascus. Three Chief Cities of the Egyptian Sultans. Special limited edition

      London Chatto & Windus 1907. G+ : in Good condition plus without dust jacket. Cover lightly marked. Light scattered browning. Ownership inscription on ffep 60/112 Vellum cover 260mm x 200mm (10" x 8"). 301pp. Tissue guarded colour plates.

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        *Der Klassenlehrer : Organ des Deutschen Klassenlehrer-Vereins: Jahrgang 1907 bis 1910 (später ab 1911 Der Volksschullehrer : Organ f. d. Interessen d. deutschen Volksschule (noch später ab 1920 Organ des Deutschen Volksschullehrervereins) komplett durch gehend bis 1933 (27 Bände)

      Cöln : Verlags-Genossenschaft Deutscher Klassenlehrer, Cöln. 1907. 256; 29x23cm;. Halbleinen. Zustand: Gut leicht gebräunt (Innen); Späterer Verlag : Godesberg a.Rh. : Rheinische Verl.-Anst.; Einband Außen hat leichte Gebrauchsspuren; Ist gering bestoßen-leicht berieben-gering angestaubt; Jahrgang 1920 hat einen zu ca. 1/3 Drittel weißlich beriebenen Anteil im Hinterdeckel; Gesamteinschätzung auf das Alter bezogen wäre aus meiner Sicht Gut Plus;

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        THE MAULEVERER MURDERS

      John Lane, The Bodley Head, New York 1907 - 8vo., 350pp + 18 pp ads. Original green-grey cloth pictorially decorated in black & orange. First Edition, first issue binding of this "motorised detective story" [Quayle]. An essentially fine copy, top edge stained green in a handsome black cloth open faced slipcase. Quayle's DETECTIVE FICTION shows an illustration of the motorcar-design binding on p. 85. Provenance - [The House of EL DIEFF Sept. 20th 1971]. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Hedvig Elisabeth Carlottas dagbok [8 volumes - Language: Swedish]

      Stockholm : P. A. Norstedt och Soner, 1907-1939, 1907, Hardback, Book Condition: Very Good, 1st Edition in this formVolumes 1 to 6 are very good copies bound in contemporary 1/2 aniline calf over cloth. Gilt-blocked leather labels to spines, with gilt-decorated spine compartments. Slight suggestion only of dust-dulling and rubbing to the spine bands and panel edges. Bindings include original stiff card wrappers. Each volume contains a yellow and blue silk ribbon. Volumes 7 & 8 are very good copies in the original stiff-card wrappers; edges slightly nicked and dust-dulled as with age. Vols. 7 & 8 are also unread copies with unopened pages. Overall this set is particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and strong.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 0 pages; Description: 8v. fronts., (ports.), facsims. (folding) ; 24cm. Summary: a valuable historical source that describes the Swedish Royal Court between 1775 and 1817. Subjects: Carlotta, Hedvig Elisabeth (1759-1818) -- Hedwig Elisabeth Charlotte of Holstein-Gottorp -- Diaries -- Sweden -- History -- Court and courtiers -- 18th century -- 19 century. Contents: v.1. 1775-1872 --v.2. 1783-1788 --v.3. 1789-1792 --v.4. 1793-1974 --v.5. 1795-1796 --v.6. 1797-1799 --v.7. 1800-1806 --v.8. 1807-1811. Notes: Volumes 1,2,& 3 "ofversatt och utgiven af Carl Carlson Bond." Vols. 4-8 "ofversatt och redigerad av Cecilia af Klercker." Volumes 1 & 2 published 1908; vol. 3, 1907, vol. 4, 1920; vol. 5, 1923; vol. 6, 1927; vol. 7, 1936; vol. 8, 1939.

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        Les Mille et un Mats Inverses (www.bookcollectorshop.com)

      Bueno Aires: Numa Preti, 1907 2 volumes: 510p with diagrams; lx+231pp with diagrams and index. Duodecimo (6 1/2" x 5") bound in red cloth with black and gilt lettering and decoration to cover and gilt lettering to spine. A C White's Christmas series (Betts: 40-7)(Bibliotheca Van der Linde-Niemeijeriana:2589)1st edition. Volume one contains a collection of 1001 self-mates by various composers, mainly in 2, 3 and 4 moves, but also including some with longer solutions up to 8 moves. Volume two contains the introduction to the collection (in French, English and German), solutions (in French) given fully, "A list of self-mate problem tourney and index to prize winner's in volume one in French. Condition: Recased with new spine and original front covers laid on, last page volume with some repair, lightly soiled else about very good issued without jackets.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Duodecimo.

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        PA CATS, MA CATS AND THEIR KITTENS

      Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd., 1907. Hardback. Very Good. Illustrated by Wain, Louis. Very good condition with no wrapper. very large format (34.5 x 25.5 cm). Red cloth spine, white pictorial boards. 10 full-page colour illlustrations plus another double-spread. B/w illustrations throughout. All of Wain's cats! Spine and corners bumped and worn with some loss of surface paper at corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Front joint has possibly been neatly repaired? There is light page browning, some foxing and spotting to contents but they are generally clean, the colour illustrations are lovely and bright. [R]

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        JANE AUSTEN'S NOVELS Pride and Prejudice, Sense and Sensibility, Mansfield Park, Emma, Northanger Abbey/Persuasion, Lady Susan/Letters (incl. The Watsons, A Memoir & Letters of Jane Austen)

      Little, Brown and Company, Boston 1907 - VERY GOOD+ ILLUSTRATED SET WITH DECORATIVE SIGNED BINDING is tight, square and clean inside and out. Art Nouveau gold decorated bindings, with monogrammed gilt rose on cover, and gilt rose vine and lettering on spine, by book designer Adrian J. Iorio. Monogrammed rose on endpapers. All bright gold page edges. Six captioned and loosely tissue guarded frontispieces; five are photogravures monogrammed by Edmund H. Garrett. Plus twelve captioned and tissue guarded plates: some photogravures monogrammed by Edmund H. Garrett; some steel-engravings by William Greatbatch after paintings by George Pickering; some depictions uncredited. Pages remarkably clean and unmarred with no bookplates or stray marks; no loose pages. Popular, though published anonymously with little fame during her lifetime, novelist Jane Austen's realism, biting irony, social commentary and acclaimed plots established her as a great English writer by the 1940s. Copyright by publisher Roberts Brothers, Boston, 1892. Firm purchased by Little, Brown. No date, 1907; December 1907 advertisement - though referred to as Jane Austen's Novels, no overall title as, "Any story sold separately." 16mo (diminutive 6 1/2" x 4 1/8" pocket sized); 3,683 pp., shelf length 4 7/8". Spine ends lightly frayed; spine heads with slight gap; half tips slightly worn to boards; few tips softly bumped; edges with minor dents. Endpapers with slight trace of foxing, front pastedowns with scripted ownership of 1960; pages lightly age toned; some minor wrinkles. Tissue guards somewhat foxed; adjacent tissue guards suffice for three small frontis tissues lacking. P&P: 1/8" closed paper tear; rear cover with slight puckering. S&S: fine. MP: 3/8" closed paper tear. E: 1" paper tear near rear hinge. NA/P: 1/2" paper tear near/at rear hinge. LS/L: 3/16" closed tear. A beautiful, clean, well-preserved set. Additional postage required. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        La theorie de la physique chez les physiciens contemporains.

      Paris, Alcan, 1907.. Erste Ausgabe. Gr.-8vo. (1) Bl., V, 412 S., II S. (Errata). Originalbroschur. Unaufgeschnittenes Exemplar. Sehr selten. Abel Rey (1873-1940), französischer Philosoph, von "zentraler Bedeutung für die Philosophie der Physik und damit der modernen Philosophie ... Insbesondere auf Philipp Frank hatte Reys Arbeit einen großen Eindruck gemacht ... In seiner Dissertation [die hier vorliegt] wandte sich Rey mit Nachdruck gegen die damals nicht nur in Frankreich populäre These vom Bankrott des traditionellen Mechanismus und des auf ihm aufbauenden physikalischen Weltbildes. Aus dem Scheitern des naiven Mechanismus der Aufklärung folge, so Rey, keineswegs das Scheitern der Wissenschaften ... Was Rey vorschwebte und Frank so begeisterte, war der Versuch, angesichts einer zunehmend relativistischen Physik am Begriff der Objektivität festzuhalten ... Für Rey war erst im Rahmen einer modernen, relationistischen Physik eine sinnvolle Verwendung des Begriffs der Objektivität möglich, da er von metaphysischen Implikationen befreit und an verifizierbare Erfahrungen geknüpft wird. Damit steckte Rey die Grundkoordinaten der wissenschafts-theoretischen Diskussionen der zwanziger Jahre ab. Mit seinem aufklärerischen Geist wurde er stilbildend für den Wiener Kreis ..." (Artikel von A. Grau in FAZ 178 über eine Arbeit von M. Neuber zur Philosophie der modernen Physik).

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        Balaïtous et Pelvoux. Notes sur les Officiers de la Carte de France.

      - Paris, (Imprimerie Lahure), 1907, in-4, br. edit., pp. (8), 205, (5). Con 13 ill. nel t. e 17 tavv. in b.n. f.t., alcune doppie o piegate. Minimi difetti al dorso. Edizione limitata (in soli 250 esemplari?). Manca il vol. II, pubblicato nel 1910. Rara edizione originale, fondamentale nella letteratura sui Pirenei. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        The Matterhorn [Extra Illustrated with real photographs] With an Introduction by Edmondo de Amicis. Translated from Italian by J. E. C. Eaton. With 14 coloured Plates and 23 Pen-and-ink Drawings by Edoardo Rubino and 11 Photographs.

      London T. Fisher Unwin 1907 . FIRST EDITION. First Impression. With 10 extra photographic prints pasted in, including possible photo of Rey on inside front cover. Previously owned by S. L. Courtauld (of the Cortauld family and Eltham Palace fame) who, as a very keen mountaineer, also probably took the photographs and pasted them in. Large 8vo. hardback, bound in original publisher's mustard cloth with leather title label to spine. 336pp., illustrated with 14 two-colour, tipped-in plates, tissue-guarded with captions, 23 line drawings and 11 b/w photographic plates. Also illustrated with an additional 10 real b/w photos, pasted in on blank reverse sides of illustrations. A couple of plates have become detached and many of the illustrated pages have very brittle edges with some loss. Engraved bookplate and signature and date (Xmas 1907) of S. L. Courtauld to ffep. Some pencil annotations to pasted in photographs. Binding a little weak. Some foxing to prelims. Spine darkened and slight damage to title labels. Some wear to edges and small nick to top edge of upper board. Overall a Sound but Interesting Association Copy. (Shelf 10) NOTE: Heavy Book (2.3 kg+: postage outside the UK might incur a surcharge). **To see a scan of this book please visit our Home page ** The shop is open 7 days a week. Over 20,000 books in stock - come and browse. PayPal, credit and (UK) debit cards welcome. Books posted worldwide. For any queries please contact us direct.

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        Paul et Virginie

      London: J. M. Dent @ Co., 1907. Second edition. Arts and Crafts binding in full red-brown morocco with attractive linear gilt patterning and four clusters of leaf motifs on each cover, gilt decorated spine. Binding is signed in rear dentelle "WNL." Fine

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        Iosagan Agus Sgealta Eile. [Little Jesus and other Stories]. Illustrated by Beatrice Elvery with 4 beautilful, full-page illustrations.

      Dublin, Connradh na Gaedhilge, no year (ca. 1907).. 16.2cm x 10.3cm. 117 pages with a glossary (Focloir) at the end. Original illustrated softcover. Very good condition with only minor signs of external wear. Extremely rare. Padraig Pearse was Signatory of the 1916 Proclamation /Easter Proclamation. A signed version of this title sold for 1900 Euros in an auction 2011 (Lot 424 Adams).. Includes for Example: Reamhradh/ Iosagan/ An Sagart/ Bairbre/ Eoghamin na nEan/ Focloir etc. Patrick Henry Pearse (also known as Padraic or Padraig Pearse was an Irish teacher, barrister, poet, writer, nationalist and political activist who was one of the leaders of the Easter Rising in 1916. Following his execution along with fifteen other leaders, Pearse came to be seen by many as the embodiment of the rebellion. (Wikipedia) (Sprache: Gaelic)

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        Frontaler Gefrierdruchschnitt durch die Beckenorgane einer an Ruptura Uteri bei verschleppter Querlage verstorbenen Kreisenden.

      - Leipzig, F.C.W. Vogel, 1907, Folio, 4 Bl., 11 Abb., 2 farb. und 2 sch/w. Tafeln, in orig. Halbleinenwandmappe; St.a.Tit., mit Gebrauchsspuren. Selten - Erste Auflage! - Wilhelm Zangemeister (1871-1930) studierte in Heidelberg, Göttingen und Berlin, promovierte 1895 in Heidelberg und war daselbst als Assistent an der Chirurgischen Klinik (Czerny), an der Frauenklinik in Berlin (Olshausen), als Schiffsarzt beim Norddeutschen Lloyd, als Assistent an der Frauenklinik in Königsberg (Winter) tätig. Hier 1904 für Geburtshilfe und Gynäkologie habilitiert (1908), wurde er 1910 Ordinarius in Marburg, 1925 in Königsberg, wo er mitten in seiner Tätigkeit 1930 vom Tode ereilt wurde. - Nach Zangemeister ist ein Handgriff zur Umwandlung der Gesichtslage, eine Modifikation des Schlüsselhakens und die streifentamponade benannt. -cf. Fischer, p.1718 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Photographien und Skizzen von Kunstschmiedearbeiten und Fein-Eisenkonstruktionen. Ausgeführt von H. C. E. Eggers & Co. Gmbh. Hamburg 23

      Selbsverlag (Self published) (1907), Hamburg - Quarto. Unpaginated (92 leaves). Modern brown cloth and endpapers. Scarce catalogue with b/w reproductions of photographs and drawings of various metal artworks & fine metal framing by the German company H. C. E. Eggers. The business was started in 1865, originally manufacturing safes but soon finding its way into producing high-quality metal frames for architectural projects. The catalogue is divided into 12 parts (thumb-indexed) and profusely illustrated with b/w reproductions of photographs showing decorative gates, doors, bridge & balcony railings, grave grids, flagpoles, stair railings, street lamps, window grilles, signs, book shelves, glass cases, facades, pavilions, and much more. Text in German. Bottom corner of first few leaves bumped, minor creasing and staining on thumb index. Binding in fine, interior in very good condition. Scarce. With typewritten letter from 1986, signed by H. Klingenberg of Klingenberg Metallbau Gmbh, tipped-in at front. The letter was written to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Hamburg metal manufacturer, Georg Kammenhuber. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        The Rhyme of a Run and Other Verses

      New York: H. M. Caldwell Company, [1907]. First edition. Oblong quarto. Original green cloth with charming cover illustration stamped in orange, black and gold blocking, gilt lettering cover and spine (with vignette designs), superb repeating endpaper design in shades of green. 18 stunning full-color plates mounted onto the thick card stock paper and many full-page illustrations in dark green, rubricated initials, all by Florence Harrison (who also added the verse which appears opposite the illustrations). A most cunning and certainly innovative children's book in many respects: design, color printing and contents (i.e. rhymes). A near fine copy, rarely seen thus with both hinges in tact and covers surprisingl clean and bright (gilt on sky on cover is perfect!). Spine iwth unobtrusive 'nicks' and occasional slight wrinkling, an exemplary copy.

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        Journal (with plans) of the Government Prospecting Expedition to the South-Western Portions of the Northern Territory, and to the Buxton and Davenport Ranges, by W. R. Murray. Journal (with plans) of the Government Prospecting Expedition to the South-Western Portions of the Northern Territory, and to the Buxton and Davenport Ranges, by W. R. Murray

      Adelaide: C. E. Bristow, Government Printer, 1907. Foolscap folio, 24 pp., three folding colour plans, in original printed wrappers. Prospecting for gold in the remote North. 'In September, 1905, the Government decided to send a prospecting party to the south-western and western portions of the Northern Territory. Mr F. R. George, of the Mines Department, was appointed leader, and it was decided to first prospect the Petermann Ranges, regarding which area little was yet known, and then proceed by way of the Treuer Ranges to Tanami, near the Western Australian border, where Mr A. A. Davidson in 1900, after a hurried examination of the country, reported the occurrence of gold.'With colour lithographed geological sketch plan of the Peterman and Blood's Ranges.

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        Filchner das Rätsel des Matschu deutsche Tibetexpedition, Mittler 1907, 438 Seiten, tolle Bilder, Karten, wie neu, Erstausgabe

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        Texans Who Wore the Gray

      1907 First edition, volume one (all published). The author served as a junior officer under McCulloch, Ross, and Nathan Bedford Forrest. Howes J-152. Nevins II, p. 225. Jenkins Basic Texas Books 110: "One of the most useful biographical compilations relating to Texans who served in the Confederacy . includes biographies of 384 participants in the Civil War, as well as 66 personal anecdotes of war service."

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        ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH OF MESSENGER BOYS IN FRONT OF POSTAL TELEGRAPH CABLE COMPANY, MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE

      1907. Photograph. Provenance: Rex Arrowsmith, renowned Santa Fe Native American art dealer. Original albumen photograph. 6" x 8". Dry mounted on 10" x 12" card. Chipping and staining to photograph and card. .

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        THE "SOAPY" SMITH TRAGEDY

      Shea & Patten, 1907., 1907. First edition. Oblong 16mo. Red pictorial wrappers, n.p. [24 pp.], illustrated, plates. There are thirteen plates, including the title page, and the text is on verso of plates. Soapy Smith and his gang operated during the Yukon Gold Rush in Alaska and created a lot of havoc for gold prospectors and merchants alike. Six Guns 1988 says "Rare." "This exceedingly rare little book is said to have been written by H. B. LeFevre, of Skagway. It is a condensed history of the reign of terror and outlawry in White Pass and the Skagway country in 1898, the formation of the vigilance committee, Soapy Smith's counter organization of thugs and cutthroats known as the "Law and Order Committee of 303," and the killing of Soapy and the breaking up of his gang." Soapy Smith was killed by Frank H. Reid, the elected City Engineer, during a brief altercation on July 8, 1898. Original covers are lightly worn at the fore-edges and the extremities, however all of the text is fine. Housed in a clamshell case with titles stamped in gold on the spine.

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        ILLUSTRATED CATALOGUE OF LOCOMOTIVES AND DETAIL PARTS: CODE WORD - MEDDIX

      Philadelphia, PA [no date, about 1907]: Burnham, Williams & Company [Baldwin Locomotive Works] This is more than just a catalogue of locomotives. The first 105 pages give a history of the Baldwin Locomotive Company. The remainder of the catalogue presents and illustrates a series of locomotives for both standard and narrow gauge designs suitable for all ordinary requirements of service. 492 pages with locomotive illustrations and corresponding dates, plates featuring parts diagrams plus data, diagrams of types of locomotives, listings of cable codes, and index. Burnham, Williams & Company was the parent company of Baldwin Locomotive Works. Bound in original dark charcoal colored cloth with lettering stamped in gilt. Presentation inscription from the B.L.W. Advertising Department to H. Lewis Williams and dated 8/18/13. Slight lightening to the cloth at upper corners of front and rear covers. Only minor wear. A handsome, near fine copy. . Hardcover.

      [Bookseller: Robert Gavora, Fine and Rare Books]
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        Modern Medicine - Its Theory and Practice: In Original Contributions By American and Foreign Authors - Complete First Edition Set in Seven (7) Volumes

      USA Lea Brothers & Co. 1907. A full-spectrum presentation of medical science as it was in the early 1900s. Edited by Sir William Osler, often considered the father of modern medicine. Each volume contains approximately 900 pages and an index. Volumes I through III printed in 1907, volumes IV and V in 1908, volume VI in 1909 and volume VII in 1910. Numerous colour and black and white plates. Black and white diagrams. Full leather bindings. Two maroon labels with gilt lettering upon each backstrip. Each volume approximately 10" high by 7" wide by 2.75" thick. Of particular note are eight graphic full-page time-lapse photos illustrating the progressive ravages of smallpox upon a middle-aged man, and his appearance after recovery. All bindings stout and strong. Hairline opening along front hinge of volume I. Underlining on relatively few pages in light ink and pencil. Two volumes unmarked. Minimal marginalia on only a handful of pages. Minor evidence of moisture exposure to part of fore-edge of approximately fifty pages in volume VII. A quality example of this magnificent set. Very heavy. Special shipping considerations may apply. First Edition Leather 4to - over 9?" - 12" tall; First Edition. Good Dupuy, G.

      [Bookseller: RareNonFiction.com]
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        THE LABYRINTH OF ANIMALS, Including Mammals, Birds, Reptiles and Amphibians

      London, J. & A. Churchill, 1907.. VOLUME 1 ONLY OF 2, FIRST EDITION 1907. 4to, approximately 255 x190 mm, 10 x 7½ inches, 31 mounted stereoscopic gelatin silver prints with tissue guards and stereoscope in pocket on inside rear cover, pages: x, 1-198, original publisher's green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Spine slightly crinkled, pages bowed, endpapers a little dusty, otherwise a very good copy. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton]
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        Chamber Music.

      London: Elkin Mathews, [1907] - Small octavo. Original green cloth, spine and front board lettered in gilt. Spine toned, tips rubbed, slight stains to boards, occasional very minor foxing. An excellent copy. Pictorial title page. First edition, first printing, second variant binding, with thick wove endpapers and the poems in signature C poorly centred on the page. It is now thought that very few copies of the first edition were actually gathered and bound in 1907 - perhaps only fifty or a hundred. When Joyce was famous in the 1920s, Elkin Mathews seem to have "rediscovered" the remainder and bound them up in a slightly darker green cloth. Slocum & Cahoon A3.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        BIBLIOGRAFIA ZARAGOZANA DEL SIGLO XV

      - Bibliografía Zaragozana del siglo XV, por un bibliófilo aragonés.- Madrid, Imprenta Alemana, 1907; en folio menor tela; XV- 2 hh., 205 pp. 5h. 32 láminas en texto con facsímiles de portadas y texto. Magnífico ejemplar, impreso en papel de hilo, barbado, sellos de anterior propietario. Dedicatoria autógrafa del autor a Don Antonio Elias de Molins.

      [Bookseller: LIBRERIA ANTICUARIA SANZ]
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        The Shame of the Colleges

      The Outing Publishing Company, New York 1907 - First edition. Fine in fine dustwrapper with a very faint stain (more pronounced in the scan than it appears). College hijinks illustrated in very attractive arts and crafts style by M.L. Blumenthal with vignettes on every page. Chapters concentrate on individual schools: Harvard, Vassar, Princeton, University of Chicago, Yale, and West Point. A lovely little book, and rare in jacket. See this book in 3D on our site. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        The Writings of George Eliot Together with the Life By J.W. Cross in Twenty Five Volumes

      Houghton, Mifflin and Company, Boston 1907 - Very Good + Condition Overall. Warwickshire Edition. Includes all 25 Volumes. Cloth boards (see Pictures) Each book in Protected by Brown See through Wax paper. This Will require Additional Shipping **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING** [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: The Book Asylum]
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