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        Les facétieuses nuits de Straparole

      Charles Carrington, Paris 1907 - [LXXXVII]-312 pp. + 371 pp., 2 volumes in-8° (15 x 23,5 cm), demi-chagrin vert à coins, filets dorés sur les plats, dos 5 nerfs avec titre, tomaison et date dorés, têtes dorées, couvertures conservées. Reliures signées E. MARTIN. Exemplaire n° 157 / 800, un des 750 sur vergé d'Arches (après 50 sur Japon Impérial). Double ex-libris, le premier avec la devise "Quotque aderant vates rebar adesse deos" et le second de Jacques Passavant gravé par Stern. 50 illustrations en couleurs hors texte de Léon LEBÈGUE. Traduction de Jean Louveau. Préface de Jules de Marthold. Reliures frottées et partiellement décolorées (marron), papier très frais. Bon ensemble. In-8° [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ad hoc Art]
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        A Grammar, Armenian and English / by Paschal Aucher and Lord Byron

      Venice : Printed In The Armenian Monastery Of St Lazarus 1907 - Description: 150 p. ; 18 cm. Subject: Armenian language --Grammar. Near fine copy in the original title-printed, stiff-card wrappers; edges very slightly dust-dulled and nicked. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. 1 Kg. 150 pp. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd]
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        Scene in Italy

      Printed by the Artist,, 1907. 13 x 10 cm. Framed behind glass. Excellent. Initialled by the artist and dated 1925. One of a number of images made by Craig whilst living in northern Italy. Heavily influenced by his theatre designs.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Interesting ALS About Travel Plans & His Automobile.

      Signac, Paris, n.d. [c.1907] - Signac, Paul. [1863 - 1935], French neo-impressionist painter. Interesting ALS About Travel Plans & His Automobile. 8vo., 1 1/2 pages on the elaborate letterhead of Hôtel Café Restaurant G. Donizot. Auxerre,(Yonne, Bourgogne) n.d. [c. 1907].Trans. In part. "My dear Griffin / Tomorrow, we're headed to Savoie en Dauphiné where I will stay for some time before going to Tropez in September. It would be helpful for me to plan this tour if I knew when you may need Poirel for the casting of the Darzens cars. / I hope your car motors wonderfully and shows you the joys of tourism while waiting for the 24 HP's vanderbiltian pleasures! As for us, we are making a 'un petit 33 des famille' with pannes & pannettes, but I am now convinced that I have a good machine under my feet. / Please, with my respect, send Mrs. Viele my wife's fondest memory and trust in my wholehearted friendship. / P. Signac A very good example with small loss at the left margin not affecting text, neatly closed tears reinforced at the folds. Orig. "Mon cher Griffin / Nous sommes en essais et mise au point avec Poirel Sans l'Avallonnais (petite surfe trop miniature). Demain nous embrayons pour Savoie et Dauphiné, où je séjournerai quelque temps pour arriver en Septembre à Tropez. / Il me serait bien utile pour l'organisation de cette tournée de savoir le moment où vous pourriez avoir besoin de Poirel pour le moulage des voitures Darzens. Si vous vouliez bien m'écrire un mot à ce sujet chez M. Terifier, notaire, II me St Nizier, Macon (S. et L.) vous me rendriez service. / J'espère que votre voiture roule à merveille et vous fait gouter les pures joies du tourisme, en attendant les délices vanderbiltiennes de la 24 HP.! Nous, nous faisons un petit 33 des famille avec pannes et pannettes, mais je suis maintenant convaincu d'avoir de la bonne mécanique sous les pieds. / Veuillez présenter à Madame Viele avec mes hommages, le meilleur souvenir de ma femme et croire à toute mon amitié. / P. Signac". Paul Signac [1863 - 1935]. French neo-impressionist painter who, working with Georges Seurat, helped develop the pointillist style. In 1884 he met Claude Monet & Georges Seurat. He was struck by the systematic working methods of Seurat & by his theory of colors & became Seurat's faithful supporter. Under his influence he abandoned the short brushstrokes of impressionism to experiment with scientifically juxtaposed small dots of pure color, intended to combine & blend not on the canvas but in the viewer's eye, the defining feature of pointillism. Many of Signac's paintings are of the French coast. He loved to paint the water. He left the capital each summer, to stay in the south of France in the village of Collioure or at St. Tropez. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        The Secret Agent

      London: Methuen & Co.,, 1907. Octavo. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in dark green morocco, titles and decoration to spine, raised bands, single rule to boards, twin rule to turn-ins, burgundy endpapers, gilt edges. Some light spotting to prelims and then the occasional blemish, an excellent copy in a fine binding. First edition, first impression.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Ozma of Oz: A Record of Her Adventures with Dorothy Gale of Kansas, the Yellow Hen, the Scarecrow, the Tin Woodman, Tiktok, the Cowardly Lion and the Hungry Tiger; Besides Other Good People too Numerous to Mention Faithfully Recorded Herein

      Chicago: The Reilly & Britton Co., 1907. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Neill, John R.. First edition, first state (Hanff 50-52; Bienvenue 28-32). All points present, including the 'O' in Ozma on p. 11, which denotes the earliest state from the original print run. Lacks jacket. Corners lightly rubbed, faint soil to a few sections of boards, binding just beginning to weaken towards center. 1907 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 270 pp. 4to. Original beige cloth, red, black & yellow titles & motifs, color illustrated endpapers, full-page color illustrations by John R. Neill (not plates - the color was printed separately as an overlay). The third Oz book, continuing the story of Dorothy and her unusual menagerie of companions.

      [Bookseller: Yesterday's Muse, ABAA, ILAB, IOBA]
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        Jahrbuch für wissenschaftliche und praktische Tierzucht einschließlich der Züchtungsbiologie. Jahrgänge 2 (1907), 6 - 28 sowie 30 und 31 (fehlen Jahrgänge 3, 4, 5 und 29)

      Schaper, Hannover 1907-1941.. in 26 Bänden, 250-500 S. je Band mit zahlreichen Tabellen und Abbildungen, Bibliotheks-Halbleinenbände, Bibliotheks-Exemplar mit Rückenschildern, Stempel auf Vorsatz und Titel, insgesamt gutes und innen sauberes Exemplar,.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Silvanus]
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        German Type Specimen Books (Schriftartexemplare) 14 booklets

      Schelter, J. G. and Giesecke et al, Leipzig 1907 - 15 company type specimen booklets (1 duplicate), 584pps added together in NF condition bound in heavy cloth binding (with minor discoloration). The peak of German type specimens from the leading type companies (often Gothic but not exclusively so) with borders, initials, examples from many German businesses and title pages, decorative material, machinery-- a perfect source text from the flower of German graphic artists of the art nouveau period: Otto Hupp, Walter Tiemann, Peter Behrens, Rudolf Kuch. The booklets include: Rundgotisch nebst Auszeichnungschriften (Schelter, 1909, 38pps, 2 colour f/o, 4 colour pages; Romanische Schriften (1907, 86pps, 6 colour examples); Rosen u Perlen, heft 31 (1911, 32pps, all in colour green or purple); Salzmannschriften Halbsetter u Schmale, 28 heft, (1909, 44pps, 31pps colour examples); Behrens Antiqua und Schmuck von Prof. Peter Behrens (Klingspor, 1908, 54pps, 36 colour); Schmale Alpha Beta, heft 40 (Flinisch, nd,34pps,2 f/o photos of plant, 12pps colour); Eine Deutsche Schrift von Rudolf Kuch (Klingspor, 1910, 32pps, 21 examples in colour); Ehmcke Antiqua (Flinisch, 1910, 16pps, 11 examples in colour); Salzmann Fraktur 32 heft (Schelter, 1912, 58pps, 38 examples); Halbsette Tiemann Mediaeval (Klingspor, 1912, 22pps, 7 colour, 2 photos); Behrens-Kursin und Schmuck (Klingspor, 1909, 48pps, 20 examples); Eine Medieval von Walter Tiemann (Klingspor, 1909, 32pps, 20 colour); Antiqua u Unziale von Prof. Otto Hupp (Klingspor, 1910, 56pps, 33 examples), Geschutch Erzeugnisse (no covers, Schelter, 1912, 1 page half sliced off, 1 page stained, 32pps, 8 examples). 27.5 cm x 21.5 cm are the measurements for most, 10 of the 14 heavy paper covers are wonderful representations. All the booklets have numerous b/w examples but only the colour examples (not borders) are mentioned. Excellent condition for all of them, a rare collection of the best book arts type design to ever flourish. Some of the publishing dates are approximate. This collection was developed by George T. Eager whose name in ink appears on fep, a writer for Rotarian magazine in the 1930s and an advertising agency executive. This is a very heavy book to ship. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bohemian Bookworm]
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        MOVING PICTURE ANIMALS

      Ideal Book Builders, Chicago 1907 - Color Illustrations; 28 x 14 cm. Patented 1907- 1914. Worldcat lists this book as 1907. Only a single copy found [no 1914 copies located]. "6 pages with each animal having moveable strips that dress them in 2 or 3 different costumes. The small leaves will match any way they are turned making 180 different animals and birds, They will be found extremely comical and sfford endless amusement. " covers rubbed with a 1/2" ear tip lacking from front cover. Stapled spine partly split but attached. All overlays present and functioning. ; 0 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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

      London : Arthur L. Humphreys 1907 - 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. Finely 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. 1 Kg. 330 pp. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd]
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        Hakluytus Pothumus or PURCHASE HIS PILGRIMES Contayning a History of the World in Sea Voyages and Land Travells

      James Maclehose and Sons 1905 to 1907, Glasgow - 8vo, Printed in a limited edition of 1,000. Purchase, whose date of birth is uncertain, but was probably around 1577, was born at Thaxted, in Essex, England. He was educated at Cambridge, and in 1604 was appointed to the Vicarage of Eastwood near Leigh on the Thames. It was from the "lusty seamen" of this coastal town that he began to gather his tales of exploration and nautical adventure, a vocation he was to pursue (at no little cost to himself, or his family) until the end of his life. He continued to garner material from all sources, including the papers of Hakluyt (who died in 1616). His first volume appeared in 1613, and subsequent volumes appeared until 1625, often being reprinted and reissued with new volumes. Purchase died in 1626. The text of this edition is an exact reprint of the 1625 edition, with the exception that a more comprehensive index has been supplied. It may be understood that all volumes in this set show wear and bumping, with light to heavy soiling to the boards. The latter volumes, in particular, are troubled by superficial exposure to moisture, as the boards are water spotted, and some pages are quite foxed. There is, however, no odor, or evidence other than cosmetic of a deleterious affect. All volumes are complete, and all maps are present. All volumes may safely be handled and read. A good set, which, if it were prettier, which fetch a much more substantial price. Complete 20 volume set uniformly bound in original blue cloth [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: GREENFIELD BOOKS Ltd.]
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        HENRI IV, ROI DE FRANCE ET DE NAVARRE.

      BOIVIN ET CIE. 1907 - GRAND IN-4 (30,5 X 37,5 CENTIMETRES ENVIRON), ENTIEREMENT MONTE SUR ONGLETS, DE 2 FEUILLETS + IV ET 72 PAGES, RELIURE DE L'EDITEUR A LA BRADEL PLEINE PERCALINE CREME ORNEE D'UNE GRANDE COMPOSITION EN COULEURS ET DOREE, TITRE DORE SUR DOS LISSE, TRANCHES DOREES. (ENGEL RELIEUR). ILLUSTRE DE 32 AQUARELLES PAR VOGEL REPRODUITES EN COULEURS EN CHROMOTYPOGRAVURE, DONT 4 PLANCHES DOUBLES ET 4 PORTRAITS COLLES. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie du Château de Capens]
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        L'aryenne.

      Paul Ollendorff 1907 - - Paul Ollendorff, Paris 1907, 14x19cm, broché. - Edition originale, un des 10 exemplaires numérotés sur Hollande, seuls grands papiers. Couverture illustrée par Antoon van Welie. Deux légères déchirures en pieds des mors au niveau des témoins, rares petites rousseurs affectant essentiellement la première garde, sinon agréable exemplaire à toutes marges. Rare. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Their Majesties Court 1906

      The Claxton Publishing Company, London 1907 - One of 250 numbered [#62] and signed copies, bound into white cloth with gilt and red decorations to the front board and the spine. All edges gilt. Illustrated throughout with black and white plates. Cloth a little soiled, some faint shelfwear. Bookplate to the front pastedown. HInges started, but the binding is sound. Size: 4to [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Contact Editions, ABAC, ILAB]
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        RECORD OF RECENT CONSTUCTION, NOS. 51-60, BURNHAM WILLIAMS & CO.

      Baldwin Locomotive Works/Burnham Williams & Co., Philadelphia, PA 1907 - Issues 51 through 60 from 1905 to 1907 of Baldwin Locomotive Works' "Records of Recent Construction," with original wrapper covers, custom bound into hardcover for William L. Austin with his name stamped in gilt on the front cover. Austin entered the firm Baldwin Locomitive Works in 1870 and in 1885 became a partner in the firm of Burnham, Parry, Williams & Co., and later Chairman of the Board of Baldwin. Issues 51] Record of Recent Construction, 1905; 52] Forged and Rolled Steel Wheels; 53] Notes on the Principles and Performances of the Balanced Compound Locomotive; 54] Record of Recent Construction, 1905; 55] Walschaerts Valve Gear; 56] The Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Systerm; 57] Associated Lines; 58] Ceremonies at the Unveiling of the Statue of Matthias W. Baldwin; 59] Record of Recent Construction, 1906; 60] The Actual Efficiency of a Modern Locomotive. Bound in original red calf with raised bands and lettering and intricate border design stamped in gilt. Marbled endpapers. Top of text block in gilt. A handsome, fine and bright copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Robert Gavora, Fine & Rare Books, ABAA]
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        The Golden Crisis [1907 futurism]

      Oasis Publishing Co., Columbus, OH 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 [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Singularity Rare & Fine]
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        The Polish Jew - His Social and Economic Value

      New York: The Macmillan Company. Hardcover. 336 pages. "... Shows how Slavic indolence has made him (the Polish Jew) the active agent in business and revolution." - from review headline in the New York Times, 19 January, 1907. Tight library binding. Olive-coloured boards with gilt lettering upon backstrip. Several tape repairs to pages. Map of Poland loose but present after title page. Page 95 loose but present. Usual library markings. Moderate wear. A generally sound copy in surprisingly good condition. . Fair. 1906. First Edition.

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        The secret of mental magic : a course of seven lessons / by William Walker Atkinson

      London : L. N. Fowler, c1907 - Very good copy in the original title-blocked cloth. Spine bands and panel edges slightly dust-toned and rubbed as with age. Small surface stain to back panel. Previous owner's signature to ffep. Light spots of foxing to prelims, and last few pages. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Very good copy in the original title-blocked cloth. Spine bands and panel edges slightly dust-toned and rubbed as with age. Small surface stain to back panel. Previous owner's signature to ffep. Light spots of foxing to prelims, and last few pages. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. 1 Kg. 248 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd]
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        The Children's Hour

      Houghton Mifflin Company - 1907. One of 1000 copies of the first edition. Ten octavo volumes. In addition, this set contains in first edition, all five of the supplemental volumes, also limited to 1000 copies, issued in 1916. Together, 15 volumes uniformly bound in three-quarter black morocco over marbled boards. Spines richly gilt in compartments; top edges gilt. A few joints have short tears and a few upper spine tips are scuffed, but in all a very good set with no chipping. Each volume illustrated with frontispieces in two states and fine full-page plates after drawings by the giants of children’s illustration, including Cruikshank, Pyle, Crane, Robinson, Edwards, Kaulbach, and many others. An elaborate production, very scarce in the first edition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: The Literary Lion, ABAA]
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        Novels of the Sisters Brontë. Edited by Temple Scott [general-title].

      Edinburgh: John Grant, 1907. - 12 vols, 8vo, original green buckram, gilt decorations and lettering. 12 frontispieces and numerous photographic plates. NCBEL III, 865. Edges slightly rubbed; a few pages a little roughly opened; very good set. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Brick Row Book Shop, ABAA]
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        HORTULUS ANIMAE. Zielentuintje. Photomechanische Reproductie der Keiz. Hof en Staatsdrukkery te Weenen Uitgegeven onder Toezicht van en met Kunsthistorische Toelichtingen door Friedrich Dörnhöffer. 2 VOLUMES.

      Utrecht/Amsterdam, A. Oosthoek/Holkema & Warendorf, 1907 - Utrecht/Amsterdam, A. Oosthoek/Holkema & Warendorf, 1907. Original blindstamped calf/morocco over wooden panels, (ties partly lacking), approx. 38 x 29 cms., tog. (VIII) prelim. pages, 1048 pp. (partly color) plates in fac simile printed in colours and gold, in two volumes. Superb publcation in fine condition, bound as a replica of a 16th century book. From the Dutch edition of 150 (this No. 47) numbered copies.

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        The Fruit of the Tree

      London, Macmillan and Co., Limited, , 1907. Octavo. Original textured blue cloth, titles to upper board and spine gilt, top edge gilt. Contents very lightly shaken, edges slightly rubbed, tips a little rubbed but an excellent copy. First UK Edition, First Impression. With the ownership initials to the front free endpaper of John Hugh-Smith, a close friend of Wharton's, and with the author's unsigned presentation inscription to the half title leaf, "John Cambridge July 13 – 1913".

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        THE FRUIT OF THE TREE.

      0 - Lang: Español 0 0 pages. PUBLICADO EN NEW YORK, POR CHARLES SCRIBNER'S SONS, 1907. >>PRIMERA EDICION<<. CON ILUSTRACIONES DE ALONZO KIMBALL. TAPAS DURAS, PLENA TELA EDITORIAL, CON LETRAS EN DORADO. 633 + 4 PP, EN FORMATO 8º MAYOR. SIN SOBRECUBIERTAS ( NO DJ). MUY BUEN ESTADO, CON RESTAURACION PROFESIONAL EN EL LOMO ( CABEZA, PIE Y BISAGRA POSTERIOR). 700G. Oferta Especial: La Librería Hierofante ofrece por tiempo limitado un descuento del 20% en todo su inventario. All items discounted by 20%. Precio original de este ejemplar / Original price of this book: 1300 euros. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Pride & Prejudice

      J.M. Dent, UK 1907 - London, J.M. Dent, 1907. First Brock Edition. Very good condition, hinges starting, some darkening to the upper board and a few marks to the lower board. Owner's inscription to front blank. A tidy copy overall. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Hyraxia Books. ABA, PBFA]
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        Le costume en Provence. Avec un sonnet de Frédéric MISTRAL. Tome I: période ancienne.

      A. Lemerre, A. Rey, P. Ruat 1907 - Grand in-4 ( 325 X 255 mm ) de 350 pages, demi-chagrin vert-sapin à coins, dos à nerfs janséniste avec date dorée en queue, couvertures illustrées en couleurs conservées. ( Reliure signée de Yves RAMEAU ). Edition originale du sonnet de Frédéric MISTRAL. 7 planches en couleurs hors texte ( dont 2 de Léo LELEE, 1 de A.-V. POUPART et 2 de A. ROUX ) et trois cent quinze dessins originaux et illustrations dans le texte. Couverture illustrée en couleurs de Louis OLLIER. Collection "Souvenirs du Passé". 1 des 100 exemplaires sur papier des Manufactures Impériales du Japon ( N°52 ), premier papier après un exemplaire unique sur Chine et avant 500 exemplaires sur Vélin. Les couvertures brochées d'origine abimées et salies ont été conservées et remontées. Bel exemplaire de l'édition originale du "Maître-Livre" sur le sujet, bien relié très rare sur Japon. mode costume, Regionalisme,folklore,Provence, [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Lavengro ; The Zincali ; The Romany Rye ; The Bible in Spain ; Romano lavo-lil : word-book of the Romany ; Wild Wales

      London : John Murray, 1907-1919 - 6-volume set of finely bound works by George Borrow, published between 1907 and 1919. Contents of set: [1] Lavengro; the scholar, the gypsy, the priest. A new edition, containing the unaltered text of the original issue. (xxv, 569 p., frontis. (port), plates ; 21cm. 6th ed. repr. 1907) --[2] The Zincali : an account of the gypsies of Spain (xxiii, 433 p., [8] leaves of plates : ill. ; 21 cm. 9th ed. repr. 1907) --[3] The Romany rye : a sequel to "Lavengro" : A new edition containing the unaltered text of the original issue, with notes, etc., by the author of "The life of George Borrow" (xv, 403 p., [7] l. of plates : front. ; 21 cm. 18th ed. repr. 1914) --[4] The Bible in Spain : or, the journeys, adventures and imprisonments of an Englishman in an attempt to circulate the Scriptures in the Peninsula. with the notes and glossary of Ulick Ralph Burke (xxv, 838p., frontis., plates ; 21cm. 18th ed. repr. 1914) --[5] Romano lavo-lil : word-book of the Romany; or, English Gypsy language. With many pieces in Gypsy, illustrative of the way of speaking and thinking of the English Gypsies; with specimens of their poetry, and an account of certain gypsyries or places inhabited by them, and of various things relating to Gypsy life in England (viii, 331 p. ; 21cm. 1st ed. repr. 1919) --[6] Wild Wales : its people, language, and scenery (xxxi, 733 p. : front., plates, map ; 21 cm. 7th ed. repr. 1907). Subjects: Borrow, George (1803-1881) -- Description and travel -- Great Britain -- Wales -- Romany Gypsies -- Works. Notes: George Henry Borrow (5 July 1803 &#150; 26 July 1881) was an English author who wrote novels and travelogues based on his own experiences traveling around Europe. Over the course of his wanderings, he developed a close affinity with the Romani people of Europe, who figure prominently in his work. Near fine copies bound in contemporary 1/2 calf over cloth. Gilt-blocked leather labels to spines, with spine compartments uniformly tooled in gilt. Spines sun-toned. Slightest suggestion only of dust-dulling to the spine bands and panel edges. 'The Bible in Spain' lack one spine label. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. 3 Kg. 0 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        Autograph Letter Signed ("Willa Sibert Cather") to Mr. Wilson, requesting concert tickets

      Washington, D.C, february 6, 1907 - The young (age 27) Miss Cather writes to request concert tickets: "My Dear Mr. Wilson "As I find that I will be in the city when the orchestra plays here this month, may I take the further advantage of your good nature and ask you to mail me a couple tickets for the concert? I heartily wish for you a repetition of the brilliant success you scored here in January. "Cordially yours, "Willa Sibert Cather" 4to. One page, in ink, on letterhead of "United States Commission to the Paris Exposition of 1900". Fine

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        The Horse. Its treatment in health and disease, with a complete guide to breeding, training and management

      London: Gresham Publishing Company, 1907. Nine volumes, quarto, colour frontispieces and plates, folding tables; fine set original decorated cloth with the Belltrees bookplate of Henry White. Belltrees copy. A most attractive set in original art nouveau bindings of this complete guide to equine veterinary care, husbandry and pedigrees; profusely illustrated throughout. This set has a fine provenance, from the Hunter Valley pastoral property Belltrees, home of fine Australian polo and racing stock.

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        Henri IV Roy De France & Navarre

      Ancienne Librairie Furne/Boivin & Cie, Paris 1907 - Wonderful colour plates with bright Gilt cover illustration, gold-block edges. Full Colour illustrations. One of a series of "Collection d'Albums Historiques". Original pictorial green cloth, with worn edges and corners with stain on back cover, but a VERY acceptable copy. A large, attractive volume with superb full-page chromolithograph illustrations. The text is in the original French language. This volume has the text leaves tipped onto stubs so that the spectacular plates are fully visible and the huge double-page plates are cinematic in their effect. Gold blocked page edges. Green cloth covers with lovely BRIGHT gilt and polychrome front cover illustration of Henry VI. First edition of this charming illustrated album on the celebrated 16th century French King. 72 pages, frontispiece, 36 chromolithograph illustrations including 28 full-page, 4 double-page plates and 4 tipped in plates Many of the illustrations overlay the text, and the leaves are all mounted on linen guards. A rare and collectable book. 72 pages. Size: 12" x 14" (305mm x 356mm). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Print Matters]
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        PRAGMATISM: A NEW NAME FOR SOME OLD WAYS OF THINKING

      NEW YORK NY: LONGMANS, GREEN, AND CO. VG+/NONE. PUB 1907. FIRST EDITION. HARDCOVER. ISBN: PHILOSOPHY LECTURES DELIVERED AT THE LOWELL INSTITUTE IN BOSTON IN NOV. ISBN: AND DEC 1906 AND AT COLUMBIA IN JAN 1907. QUARTER BOUND WITH TAN SPINE AND BROWN CLOTH COVERED BOARDS WITH TOPEDGE GILT, AND PRINTED PAPER SPINE LABEL. BOOK IS VERY NICE WITH TANSPINE CLOTH SLIGHTLY DARKENED AND PAPER SPINE LABEL TANNED AND SLIGHTLYPERISHED WITH AN ABRASION PARTIALLY AFFECTING "PR" OF "PRAGMATISM" BUTSTILL VERY READABLE, SPLIT TO ENDPAPERS NEATLY REPAIRED, NO MARKINGS TOTHE TEXT, OR PREVIOUS OWNER SIGNATURE, TEXT BLOCK LIGHTLY TANNED BUT NOTFOXED. AN EXCELLENT CLEAN AND TIGHT COPY OF THIS IMPORTANT CONTRIBUTIONTO AMERICAN PHILOSOPHY WITH VIRTUALLY NO WEAR TO THE CORNERS, EDGES, ORSPINE-ENDS.. Keywords: PHILOSOPHY, PRAGMATISM, INVISIBLE, ABCDEF.

      [Bookseller: JOHN LUTSCHAK BOOKS]
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        Before the Blazing Back-Log

      Dean-Hicks Printing Co./Grand Rapids 1907 - 101 pp. Book/dust jacket condition: VG- (marbled, red leather, broken hinges, worn corners, restorable)/na (as issued). Foreword by author dated June 1st, 1907. Dedicated "To DON My Faithful English Setter - Uncomplaining And Ever Willing 'Partner' In The Storm And Sunshine Of Many Happy Days Afield." Limited private edition of at least 56 copies. Personally signed as copy number 5 to original owner/presentation copy. Illustrated. Likely one of the few copies remaining in private ownership/scarce/rare. See books.google.ie/books?id=4ofmAAAAMAAJ&pg=PT18&focus=viewport for preview of similar copy. All orders are processed and shipped from MI or WI, USA. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: ReadAmericaBooks]
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        A Handbook Of Egytian Religion

      Archibald Constable & Co.Ltd., London 1907 - Archibald Constable & Co. Ltd., 1907. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. First Edition. First edition in English. Brown-orange cloth pictorially stamped in gilt. 130 b&w illustrations. Spine ends and corners rubbed, former owner's name and ex libris on front cover. 262 pages with few light pencil marks [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: H&G Antiquarian Books]
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        Signed Photograph

      - Silver gelatin photograph, image size 7.5" x 9.5" mounted on cardstock to 10" x 12". Undated but circa 1907. Signed by Dreiser on the mount below his image. A touch of soiling on the mount but otherwise about fine. Pencil notes in an unknown hand on verse: "Theodore Dreiser to go in Johnstone's Cut (or Cat?) return to [word obscured] Marshall." A nice and large, famous image of the brooding and obstreperous author. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Sister Carrie

      B. W. Dodge & Company, New York 1907 - Book is near fine, slight bump to bottom of spine and light wear to extremities.Text block is very clean with normal interior tan patina. Red boards with gold lettering to cover and spine with, in gold a broken cup on front cover. Lovely glossy color illustration of a young woman, presumably Sister Carrie. Book is tight and square and a fine collectible of a classic. Mylar protected. A first issue of the second edition, the first edition was stopped after only 500 or so copies were distributed. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Oshtemo Book Sellers]
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        REMINISCENCES OF A SOLDIER'S WIFE.

      Philadelphia: Press of J. B. Lippincott Company, 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. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: BUCKINGHAM BOOKS, ABAA, ILAB]
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        Friedrich Ludwig Jahn : der deutsche Turnvater

      Stuttgart : Steinkopf 1907. 144 S. kl. 8° - Kleinoktav (entspricht 15 - 18,5 cm) Halbleinen o. Schutzumschl. 1. Auflage, - Gebundenes Exemplar altersgemäß gut erhalten, lediglich Einband leicht berieben, geringfügig flüssigkeitsfleckig und gedunkelt, Vorsatzseite fehlt. Innen minimal stockfleckig..

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        Much Ado About Nothing, BRAILLE - ALL OF THE FOLLOWING ARE IN BRAILLE. The Life and Death of King John, The Tempest, Tragedy of King Richard III, Romeo and Juliet, The Tragedy of King Richard II, The Winter's Tale, Twelfth Night, and Othello

      National Institute for the Blind, London 1907 - Lot of nine.BRAILLE. All tall folios are in braille and in one volume, copies from the Globe Edition, plain card wraps with front cover paper label and black library cloth spine binding, all about VG. Much Ado is catalogue #2402 (59pps), John is #860 (64pps), Tempest is #2364 (53pps), Richard III is #865 (95pps), Romeo is #866 (81pps), Richard II is #864 (69pps), Winter is #2483 (66pps), Twelfth is #2367 (58pps), and Othello is #2382 (74pps). Editors are William George Clark and William Aldis Wright. Contact us if interested in fewer than nine. Preferred to be sold as a lot. Measures about 32.5cm x 26.5cm [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bohemian Bookworm]
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        L'Assemblée de la Noblesse de la Sénéchaussée de Lyon en 1789

      Louis Brun, Lyon 1907 - 1014 pp. Format: 23x31.5 - Etude historique et généalogique. Dos à 5 nerfs,titre doré - Plats et gardes marbrés - Tirage limité à 300 exemplaires, exemplaire N°34. Couverture d'origine conservée. Avec toutes les armoiries des familles étudiées. Tache dans le coin inferieur droit du 1er plat. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Neue farbige Vorlagen fur die Textil-Industrie (Series I)

      Plauen: Verlag von Christian Stoll, 1907. First edition. Boards. Orig. brown boards, cloth spine renewed, cover printed in dark red, cloth ties. Very good./No Dust Jacket. Folio, 48 x 33 cm. No text. Twenty-four plates printed recto only, color lithographs with a host of images per plate of textile designs made in the Atelier Haebler or by Fritz Herz -- myriad design variations in vibrant colors. Small owner stamp portfolio cover, slight bump to corners, small nicks head of title page, plates very clean and fresh.

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        Les Philippe précédés de Patrie!

      Paris: Pelletan éditeur 1907 - No. 277 of 1000 printed on Chiffon paper. 100 original woodcuts and 8 full-page illustrations with tinted backgrounds by Paul Colin. Published as a paperback, this copy is quarter-bound in dark-brown morocco leather with marbled paper over boards. Spine shows a floral design with gilt titling and gilt decorations. Top-edge is gilt. Green silk book mark ribbon bound in. Signed by the publisher on a preliminary. Marbled end-papers. Front and back cover and spine bound-in. The first front fly-leaf of the binding shows a 2 in. x 2 ½ in. glue mark from a removed bookplate. The flyleaves of the binding show brown spotting. The name of the binder, "David," is stamped on one of the flyleaves of the leather binding. Light edge wear. Ray, p. 413. Weight is 2 lbs. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Keisogloff Rare Books, Inc.]
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        THE POETICAL WORKS. With Portraits.

      Smith, Elder, & Co. London. 1907 - TWO VOLUMES IN ONE. 8vo. (7.7 x 5.6 inches). Portrait frontis engravings showing Browning as a young man (dated 1835) opposite the title page of volume 1, and as an old man (1881) for volume 2. Finely bound by Truslove and Hanson of London in contemporary full blue morocco. Spine with raised bands, each with gilt ruling. Compartments with double ruled and single dotted lines. Four red corner dots in each compartment. Boards with double rule and single dot borders, again with red dots to the corners. Front board decorated with elaborate decorative pattern in gilt embellished with another 39 red dots. Rear board has the same outer border as the front but with a similar smaller panel design in the centre, with three red dots to each corner. Four gilt ruled borders to the inner boards. Marbled endpapers. All edges gilt. Some minor foxing to the frontispieces and the tissue guards opposite them otherwise a fine copy in a very attractive decorative leather binding with a hint of fading to the spine. Looks fantastic. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Paul Foster. - ABA & PBFA Member.]
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