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        I think him very disagreeable

      1907. Pride & Prejudice. Chapter XVI. p. 78. Original pen-and-ink water colour illustration (370 × 267 mm) presented in a hand made gold leaf frame, with conservation glass and in an attractive wash-line mount. Margins slightly marked, with a very slight running of the signature ink. In excellent condition. The original signed illustration for the "Pride and Prejudice" published in 1907 as part of the "Series of English Idylls" by J. M. Dent & Co. The illustrations Brock created are a full and original revision of his previous illustrations for the "Pride and Prejudice" published by Macmillan in 1895. The costume and interior decor depicted in these illustrations is reputedly accurate to the Regency period, for Charles Brock and his brother Henry used to collect antique furniture and clothing so that their friends and relations could model for the artists in their Cambridge studio. C. E. Brock was elected as a member of the Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolour in the year following the publication of these illustrations. The scene depicted shows Elizabeth discussing her distaste for Mr Darcy with Wickham.

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        Library Of Southern Literature: 17-volume Set

      The Martin & Hoyt Company Atlanta, GA 1907-1923. Very Good with no dust jacket Hardcover Varying degrees of rubbing and light wear to each volume, but basically a uniform, attractive set with the owner's name, date purchased (1926) and price paid for each volume on flyleaf. ; Small 4to - 9" to 11" tall; 19982BK.

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        Nouvelle Iconographie de la Salpêtrière tome XX

      Masson 1907 Grand in-octavo relié, demi-chagrin grenat, titre gravé, filets sur les nerfs. Très nombreuses figures in-texte et planches hors-texte. 522 pages. 89 planches hors-texte en héliogravure et de nombreuses figures in-texte. - Patronage scientifique : J. Babinski - Gilbert Ballet - E. Brissaud - Dejerine - E. Dupré - A. Fournier - Grasset - Joffroy - Pierre Marie - Albert Pitres - Raymond - Emmanuel Régis - Jules Seglas - 89 planches hors-texte et très nombreuses figures in-texte - articles de : Alquier - Anglade - Arthom - Babonneix - Barbé - Beduschi - Bertolotti - Boidi Trotti - Bouchet - Brissaud - Caracou - Charron - Chartier - Degouy - Delmas - Descomps - Etienne - Florian - Lucien Hahn - Halipré - Infroit - Klippel - Lafon - Lamy - Lejonne - Jacinto de Leon - Lhermitte - Long Macé de Lepinay - Auguste Marie : note sur la folie haschichique - Henry Meige - Parhon - Polimanti - Prunier - Raymond - F. Rose - Rossi - Rossolimo - Seglas - Sicard - A. Souques - Teulières - Tissot - Vigouroux - Voisin - Weber - Wickersheimer - Wladyczko - Zalplacta - Zografidi -Tables des auteurs, des planches et des matières. Très bel exemplaire en parfait état, sinon les coins et les coupes très légèrement émoussés, il est très rare de trouver ces volumes dans un tel état de fraicheur, ils ont tendance en vertu de leur épaisseur à se fendre au millieu au fil des lectures et à perdre leurs derniers feuillets. FIRST EDITION - VERY PERFECT COPY Très bon couverture rigide Edition originale

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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. .

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        Zoology of Egypt: The Fishes of the Nile.

      London, Hugh Rees, 1907. 2 volumes. Folio (318 x 260mm). pp. li, 578, xviii, with maps, photos and figures in the text and 97 fine lithographed plates of which many double-page and 2 coloured. Publisher's gilt green cloth. First major contribution to the fishes of the Nile. Earlier work on this subject had been done by French naturalists who accompanied Napoleon's army to Egypt. The present work forms volume 3 and 4 of Anderson's series on the 'Zoology of Egypt'. George Albert Boulenger (1858-1937) was a Belgian-British zoologist who worked at the British Museum. Boulenger was famous for his monographs on amphibians, lizards and other reptiles and fishes as well as his monographs on the fishes of Africa. 'The importance of this material, which, so far as the Nile species are concerned, is enumerated in this volume, will be realized from the fact that 192 species dealt with are described from 14,107 examples, 11,068 of which form part of the Mr. Loat's collection' (Preface). The excellent plates are by J. Green and P. Smith. Nissen ZBI, 492.

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        The American Pilgrim's Way in England to Homes and Memorials of the Founders of Virginia, The New England States, and Pennsylvania. The Universities of Harvard & Yale, The First President of the United States & other Illustrious Americans .

      London: The Fine art Society, New Bond Street, 1907.. Limited Large Paper Edition, this being Number 120 of 500 copies, signed by the publisher. Frontispiece map in red & black, Title in red & black within pictorial border and numerous plates with tissue guards, many being mounted coloured plates. Folio ( 12 3/4 x 9 1/2 x 3 inches), 312-pages. Magnificently bound by Zaehnsdorf of London in full contemporary crushed brown morocco, the covers ruled in gilt and decoratively blocked in blind, the upper cover with armorial blocked in gilt, the spine with 5 raised bands, lettered direct in gilt to 2 compartments, gilt ruled and decoratively blocked in blind to the remaining 4 compartments, dated in gilt at base of spine, top edge gilt, others uncut, silk endpapers, wide inner gilt dentelles; the binding in superb condition. Rear endpapers and last leaf of index with some foxing otherwise text and plates excellent. Bound for the American multi-millionaire John Wesley De Kay (1878-1932; author and financier). In 1914 his play, 'Judas', with Sarah Bernhardt, was produced at the London Coliseum. His large and impressive engraved armorial bookplate is on the front pastedown and with his gilt armorial on the upper cover. An impressive copy. Weight 4 1/2 kg.

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        The Novels and Tales of Henry James (The New York Edition)

      New York, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1907-1909. 23 volumes of 24: 1. Roderick Hudson; 2. The American; 3 & 4. The Portrait of a Lady; 5 & 6. The Princess Casamassima; 7 & 8. The Tragic Muse; 9. The Awkward Age; 10. The Spoils of Poynton, A London Life, The Chaperon; 11. What Maisie Knew, In the Cage, The Pupil; (The missing volume 12 contains The Aspern Papers, The Turn of the Screw, The Liar, The Two Faces); 13. The Reverberator, Madame de Mauves, A Passionate Pilgrim, The Madonna of the Future, Louisa Pallant; 14. Lady Barbarina, The Siege of London, An International Episode, The Pension Beaurepas, A Bundle of Letters, The Point of View; 15. The Lesson of the Master, The Death of the Lion, The Next Time, The Figure in the Carpet, The Coxon Fund; 16. The Author of Beltraffio, The Middle Years, Greville Fane, Broken Wings, The Tree of Knowledge, The Abasement of the Northmores, The Great Good Place, Four Meetings, Paste, Europe, Miss Gunton of Poughkeepsie, Fordham Castle; 17. The Altar of the Dead, The Beast in the Jungle, The Birthplace, The Private Life, Owen Wingrave, The Friends of the Friends, Sir Edmund Orme, The Real Right Thing, The Jolly Corner, Julia Bride; 18. Daisy Miller, Pandora, The Patagonia, The Marriages, The Real Thing, Brooksmith, The Beldonald Holbein, The Story In It, Flickerbridge, Mrs. Medwin; 19 & 20. The Wings of the Dove; 21 & 22. The Ambassadors; 23 & 24. The Golden Bowl. Stock#45390. From the library of Prof. Alan Trueblood. It is in good+ condition, but well read with wear and a few small tears.

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        Superb bold Robert E. Peary signature and inspirational quote in latin

      1907. No binding. Very Good. Superb bold signature and inspirational quote in Latin , penned on a 7" x 4" card, in full: "Robt. Peary, U.S.N. June 10, '07 'Inveniam viam aut faciam" ["I shall find my way or make one"]. The phrase has been attributed to Hannibal; when his generals told him it was impossible to cross the Alps by elephant, this was supposedly his response. Light offsetting to margin and some negligible staining, otherwise very good. , During his 1899 expedition to reach the geographic North Pole, Robert Peary reached Fort Conger, only to have several toes snap off at the first joint because of frost bite. Bedridden for weeks while recuperating, Peary wrote on a wall, Inveniam viam aut faciam ("I shall find a way or make one."), attributed to the Roman philosopher Seneca the Elder. Fort Conger is a former settlement, military fortification, and scientific research post in Qikiqtaaluk, Nunavut, Canada. It was established in 1881 as an Arctic exploration camp, notable as the site of the first major northern polar region scientific expedition, part of the US government's contribution to the First International Polar Year. In 1991, some of the structures at Fort Conger were designated as Classified Federal Heritage Buildings. American polar explorer who was the first man to attain the North Pole, arriving by sled on April 6, 1909.

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        Illustrating Alice

      The Foundry, Church Hanborough, Oxford OX29 8AB. 31 Ennismore Avenue, London W4 1SE.: Artist's Choice Editions, 2013 An International selection of Illustrated editions of Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through The Looking-Glass. Small Folio, in quarter red morocco with illustrated boards. Spine, titles in gilt. Internally, illustrated endpapers, [14], 15-201 pp, [7], printed on Stow Ivory paper by Northend Creative Print Solutions with the Specials bound by Ludlow Bookbinders. An edition limited to just 500 Standard copies and 68 Specials with a folder containing 4 signed giclee prints from the Senecio Press (McGraw. Concejo. Svankmajer. Gauthier), all contained in a purple slipcase. Broken down into chapters on: Alice in Different Countries. Alice's Sdventures in Wonderland. Alice Through the Looking Glass. Alphabetical Checklist of English Illustrated Editions. Index of Artists of Non English Language Editions and individual paintings. Since 1907, when the copyright for Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland expired, there has been a world wide explosion of illustrated editions. There are at least 300 English language editions and eighty from Japan.The focus of Illustrating Alice, is in particular, the contemporary versions which are discussed by experts and illustrators from nine countries including Brazil, China, England, France, Italy, Japan, Poland, Russia, the United States and Canada.The book includes a chapter about Alice in film by Jan Svankmajer, as well as an alphabetical checklist of all English language editions.

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

      London: William Blackwood & Sons. VG : in very good condition without dust jacket. Spine darkened slightly . Slight rubbing to covers with minor marks. Some inner hinge cracking. Some light foxing. Tightly bound. 1907. First Edition. Green hardback cloth cover with gilt titles and black illustration. xi; 306pp :: 42 plates, 9 in colour :: 260mm x 200mm (10" x 8") .

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        Alexander Bell & Casey Baldwin 11 glass plate slides of early flights

      1907-09. 1st Edition. Photo. Fine. Collection of 11 glass plate photos (plates measure 81mm x 100mm) in this collection with all in fine condition except "June Bug" with two cracks. These 1907-1909 glass plates photographs are of early flights and aircraft related to the Aerial Experiment Association, Alexander Graham Bell and his colleagues including Casey Baldwin. A Remarkable Early Canadian Flight Photographic Archive of what are period 3 1/4" x 4 inch glass-mounted lantern slides (with applied labels with sequence numbers). Authenticity guaranteed. They are from the estate of the first British subject to fly in a heavier than air powered aircraft, Casey Baldwin. Accompanied by letter of provenance by Casey Baldwin's grandson. , Provenance note signed in 1995 by Casey Baldwin, grandson of Casey Baldwin. Robert Baldwin (1804-1858) is the grandfather of Casey (Fredrick Walker) Baldwin., "In the history of effective flying the Association ranks in precedence next to the Wright Brothers." (Parkin, Bell and Baldwin, p.41). Including Glass Plate Photographs of The "Red Wing" (The FIRST Successful Public Demonstration of an Airplane in North America) The "White Wing" FIRST Airplane equipped with Ailerons and 3-wheel landing gear "June Bug" FIRST Airplane to fly a Kilometer in public and winner of the first Scientific American Air Prize. The Wright Glider 1908 These rare glass plates come from the earliest period of powered, heavier than air flight, from the aerial laboratory of an under-appreciated and highly significant early aviation pioneer, Alexander Graham Bell.

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      London: E. Grant Richards 1907. London: E. Grant Richards, 1907.. Gilt cloth, t.e.g., others untrimmed. Minor rubbing, usual slight offsetting to endsheets, but a very good copy. First edition. Inscribed by the author to his publisher on the title-page: "To my dear E. Grant Richards John Davidson April 11. 07." This work constitutes Part I of a projected trilogy Davidson intended for publication under the general title of GOD AND MAMMON, but his suicide preceded completion of third volume. Part II, MAMMON AND HIS MESSAGE, was published in 1908. Colbeck speculates that copies with the spine imprint of "E. Grant Richards," and with a terminal catalogue, as here, may be the earliest binding state, and this presentation would likely confirm that hypothesis. NCBEL III:620. STONEHILL 36. COLBECK I:183.

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        Den store Athlet Uge i Tivoli 1. - 7. April 1907.

      Litograferet plakat i farver trykt af Philipsen & Co. 1907. 92x63. Cm.. Smukt restaureret og dubleret på syrefrit papir af Per Laursen

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        The Hambledon Men. Being a new Edition of John Nyren's 'Young Cricketer's Tutor', together with a Collection of other Matter drawn from various Sources, all bearing upon the great Batsmen and Bowlers before Round-Arm came in

      Henry Frowde, 1907 1907 8vo.. First Edition thus, with a frontispiece, 20 plates and 6pp musical score in the text, endpapers lightly spotted, neat contemporary inscription on front free endpaper; cloth, sides with sextuple frame border enclosing an elaborate floral spray all in gilt, back decorative gilt extra, gilt top, silk ribbon, a very good, bright, clean copy. With the Edwardian pictorial bookplate of Bernard Gilbert, and the contemporary trade ticket of Goulden & Curry of Tunbridge Wells on front paste-down. A PRESENTATION COPY FROM LUCAS TO [SIR] HERBERT BAKER WITH THE FORMER'S SIGNED HOLOGRAPH INSCRIPTION ON FRONT FREE ENDPAPER VERSO. In addition to the 'Young Cricketer's Tutor' (complete with facsimile title and dedication), the compilation includes Lang's poem 'Ballade of Dead Cricketers', Nyrens' 'The Cricketers of my Time', Lucas's 'John Nyren', Mitford's 'Review of John Nyrens Book', Pycroft's 'The Hambledon Club and the Old Players', 'Old Clarke's 'A Letter to Cricketers', Lucas's 'Old Clarke', Montgomery's 'A Conversation with Lord Bessborough', Lucas's 'Mr. Budd and his Friends' and Cochrane's 'England, Past and Present'. Edward Verall Lucas (1868-1938) combined journalist, essayist, critic and author in a well-loved personality whose career was devoted to communicating pleasure in art, travel and letters. From 1925-38 he was Chairman of Methuen's, receiving the Companion of Honour in 1932. Sir Herbert Baker (1862-1946), eminent architect, designed many prestigious buildings in the UK, South Africa and India. Among his most notable achievements are the reconstructed Bank of England, the Tyne Cot War Cemetery at Passchendaele, Pretoria Railway Station and the New Delhi Secretariat Buildings (on which he worked with Sir Edwin Lutyens). Importantly in the present context he was closely involved with Lord's Cricket Ground, where in 1923 he created the WG Grace Memorial Gates on St. John's Wood (1923), and in 1925-26 the Second Grandstand. IN THE LATTER YEAR HE PRESENTED LORD'S WITH THE FATHER TIME WEATHERVANE, ONE OF LORD'S MOST FAMOUS SYMBOLS AND A WORLD-WIDE CRICKETING ICON. His final Lord's commission was the Harris Memorial Garden and 'Q' Enclosure completed in 1934. A SPLENDID PRESENTATION AND ASSOCIATION COPY OF CONSIDERABLE SIGNIFICANCE IN THE LITERATURE OF ENGLISH CRICKET. Padwick 1998.

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        Studie über Minderwertigkeit von Organen.

      Gr.8°. Titel, 2 Blatt, 92 Seiten. Originalbroschur. Erstausgabe der ersten Buchveröffentlichung. Garrison/Morton 4984. - Grinstein 443. Diese Studie ist der eigentliche Ursprung der Individualpsychologie, bis zur nächsten Auflage sollten zwanzig Jahre vergehen. Titelblatt mit kleiner Rasur und Exlibris von Fitz Besold (frühes Mitglied des Berliner Psychoanalytischen Instituts), der sehr fragile Umschlag wie fast immer an den Rändern und am Rücken eingerissen und mit kleinen Fehlstellen, der Buchblock in guter und fleckenfreier Erhaltung. Auch in dieser Erhaltung selten.

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        Der Wahn und die Träume in W. Jensens »Gradiva«.

      81 Seiten (Schriften zur angewandten Seelenkunde, Heft 1, Hg. Sigmund Freud). Meyer-Palmedo/Fichtner 1907a. Karl und Charlotte Bühlers Exemplar, mit Namensvermerk "Karl Bühler" auf dem Titelblatt und deren Exlibris auf dem vorderen Innendeckel. Sehr gutes Exemplar. Als Erstausgabe selten.

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

      London: William Blackwood & Sons, 1907.. First Edition. Green hardback cloth cover with gilt titles and black illustration. VG : in very good condition without dust jacket. Spine darkened slightly . Slight rubbing to covers with minor marks. Some inner hinge cracking. Some light foxing. Tightly bound. xi; 306pp :: 42 plates, 9 in colour :: 260mm x 200mm (10" x 8")

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        The Olive Fairy Book

      Longman Green & Co.,, 1907.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall xv + 336pp. Col and b/w pls. B/w illus. All edges gilt. Pictorial endpapers. Pale green cloth. Gilt vignettes on spine and front cover. 3 very small ink marks at spine/front cover Back relined into original strengthened cover. .

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        American Primitive-Style Hooked Rug, Dated 1907 25" wide x 40" high

      1907. [Folk Art]. [American Primitive-Style Hooked Rug, Dated 1907]. 25" x 40, mounted to wooden frame. * The hooked rug with bound edges has a large eagle in the center below the date 1907 against a background of stars and other decorative devices. The position of the eagle's head and wings, and what appears to be a shield below its body, suggests that it is a version of the Great Seal of the United States. A unique piece.

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        Bland tomtar och troll [1-10 & 12.

      Första-Tionde + Tolvte årgången]. En samling sagor och berättelser utgivna av 'Julstämnings redation'. Redaktör: Cyrus Granér. Julstämnings Förlag, Göteborg 1907-19. 64-104 sidor per årgång. Illustrerade med teckningar av John Bauer, Louis Moe, Aina Masolle och G. A. Tenggren, delvis i färg. 11 årgångar bundna i två blå halvklotband med alla 11 främre häftesomslag medbundna. Band I. Årg. 1-6 [19,5x15,5 cm]. Band II. Årg. 7-10 & 12 [19,5x17,5 cm]. Årg. 1. Med en fläck yttre kant utanför trycket sidan 49-50 och sista sidan med ett lagat hål. Årg. 5. De 50 första sidorna med svag ljusbrun rand yttre nedre hörn. Årg. 12. De 10 första sidorna med svag ljusbrun brun rand yttre nedre hörn.. [Bland tomtar och troll, nr 1-10 + 12]

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        Sandro Botticelli et son Epoque

      Goupil and Cie; Manzi Joyant and Cie Paris: Goupil and Cie; Manzi, Joyant and Cie, 1907. Hard Cover. Very Good. Hard Cover. Number 107 of 300 copies. A beautiful and sumptuous work in French on the life and art of the Renaissance painter Sandro Botticelli. In his preface, the author describes his careful research and authentication process on the artist';s work, saying it was necessary because Botticelli had so many disciples who imitated his style. There are 70 plates, of which nine are in color, plus a color frontispiece of a Botticelli self-portrait. For each work included, there is a plate of the full painting, followed by one or more plates with details from it. The color plates are all details of Botticelli';s exquisite portraiture. Plates 1-66 follow the text pages; plates 67-70 are bound in with the text. Elephant folio. Three quarter red leather with marbled paper covered boards and raised bands and gilt title to spine. Original paper covers bound in. Some staining to edges of some of text pages, not affecting the plates. Each plate has a tissue guard printed with the title and location of the painting. Ownership signature in red ink on half title. In very good condition. 83 pages plus plates. ART/091012.

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      1907. 2. EATON,SEYMOUR. MORE ABOUT TEDDY B AND TEDDY G THE ROOSEVELT BEARS. NY: Edward Stern 1907 (Sept. 1907). 4to (8 1/2 x 11"), cloth backed pictorial boards, pictorial paste-on, small snag in cloth, some edge rubbing, VG+. 1st edition of the second Roosevelt Bear book, illustrated by R.K. CULVER with 16 color plates including cover plus a profusion of black and whites in-text. In this volume, the Bears come East and visit New York, Philadelphia, Atlantic City, Baltimore and Washington and naturally they have many adventures.

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      1907. 2. BEARS. TWO TEDDY BEARS IN TOYLAND by Elizabeth Gordon. NY: Dodd Mead 1907 (Sept. 1907). Oblong 4to (10 1/4 x 8 3/8"), cloth backed pictorial boards, light cover soil and some edge and tip wear, VG+. 1st edition. Printed on coated paper, each page of text faces a full page photo illustrated picture of the bears in thier home along with dolls and toys. The bears used are the Steiff teddy bears with their characterisitic humped backs and elongated snouts. Photos are by Charles Wylie. This is a nice copy of a rare, rare teddy bear book. Not in White.

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      New York, Doubleday, Page & Company, 1907.. 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.

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        Is Mars Habitable? A Critical Examination of Professor Percival Lowell's book "Mars and Its Canals", with an Alternative Explanation.

      London: Macmillan and Co., 1907.. First edition, 8vo, xii, 110, (2 advertisement) pp. 2 plates, armorial bookplate of Francis Ernest Greene, very faint stamp and erased inscription to fly leaf. Original gilt titled green cloth, author's gilt monogram to upper cover, a very good copy.

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        Report of the Second Norwegian Arctic Expedition in the "Fram" 1898-1902. Vol. I-IV.

      At the expense of The Fridtjof Nansen Fund for the Advancement of Science. Published by Videnskabs-Selskabet i Kristiania. Kristiania in commission by T. O. Brögger. Printed by A. W. Brögger 1907-1919. 4:o. Vol. I. (2),Preface III-VI. No. 1. A. G. Nathorst: Die oberdevonische Flora des Ellesmere-landes. Mit 7 Tafeln und 7 Figuren im Texte. (printed August 1904). Page 1-22. No. 2. H. G. Simmons: The Vascular Plants in the Flora of Ellesmere-Land. With 10 plates, 5 figures and one map in the text. (Printed May 1906). Page 1-197. No. 3. Embr. Strand: Coleoptera, Hymenoptera, Lepidoptera und Araneae. (Printed Januar 1905). Page 1-30. No. 4. H. Mohn: Meteorology. (Printed May 1907). Page 1-399. Vol. II. (4) pp. No. 5. Gunn. Isachsen: Astronomical and Geodetical Observations. With 2 plates and 3 maps. (Printed February, 1907). Page 1-141. No. 6. Aksel S. Steen: Terrestial Magnetism. (Printed January, 1907). Page 1-82. No. 7. Ernst Kittl: Die Triasfossilienvom Heureka Sund. Mit 3 heliographischen Tafeln. (Gedruckt Juni 1907). Page 1-44. No. 8. O. Nordgaard: Brtozoa from the 2nd "Fram" Expedition 1898-1902. With 4 plates. (Printed December, 1906). Page 1-44. No. 9. E. Rostrup: Fungi. Collected by H. G. Simmons on the 2nd Norwegian Polar Expedition 1898-1902. (Printed October, 1906). Page 1-10. No. 10. Einar Wahlgren: Cooembola from the 2nd "Fram" Expedition 1898-1902. (Gedruckt Februar 1907). Page 1-6. No. 11. N. Bryhn: Bryophyta in intinere polari Norvagorum secundo collecta. Planche I, II. (Trykt i Juni 1907). Page 1-260. No. 12. Hjalmar Broch: Hydroiden und Medusen. Mit 2 Tafeln. (Gedruckt Märtz 1907). Page 1-12. No. 13. James A. Grieg: Echinodermata. With 3 plates. (Printed August, 1907). Page 1-28. Volume III. (4) pp. No. 14. Paul Bjerkan. Ascidien. Mit 1 Tafel. (Gedruckt März, 1908). Page 1-12. No. 15. Hjalmar Dilevsen: Annulata polychaeta. Taf. I-III. (Gedruckt März, 1909). Page 1-23. No. 16. H. G. Simmons. A Revised List of the Flowering Plants and Ferns of North Western Greenland, with some short Notes about the Affinities of the Flora. (With one map in the text). (Printed April, 1909). Page 1-110. No. 17. Hans Klaer: On the Bottom Deposits from the Second Norwegian Arctic Expedition in the "Fram". (Printed May, 1909). Page 1-8. No. 18. G. O. Sars. Crustacea. (With 12 autogr. plates). (Printed June, 1909). Page 1-47. No. 19. H. G. Simmons: Stray Contributions to the Botany of North Devon and some other Islands. Visited in 1900-1902. With one Map in the text and an alphabetical index to No. 2. Flora of Ellesmereland. No. 16. Plants of N. W. Greenland, and this paper. (Printed June, 1909). Page 1-36. No. 20. James A. Grieg: Brachiopods and Molluscs, with a Supplement to the Echinoderms. (With a Table). (Printed October, 1909). No. 21. Otto V. Darbishire: Lichens Colected during the 2nd Norwegian Polar Expedition in 1898-1902. With 2 Plates. (Printed October, 1909). Page 1-68. No. 22. Carl Bugge: Petrographische Resultate der 2ten Fram-Expedition. (Mit 5 Tafeln und Karten). (Gedruckt October, 1910). Page 1-38. No. 23. Conrad Fristedt: Sponges from the Coast of Ellesmere-Land. (Printed June, 1910). Page 1-5. No. 24. Fredrik Ingvarson: Die Treibhölzer auf dem Ellesmere-Land. (Gedruckt June, 1910). No. 25. Ad. S. Jensen: Fishes. (Printed December, 1910). Page 1-15. No. 26. A. Appellöf: Pyenogoniden. (Gedruckt November, 1910). Page 1-7. No. 27. H. H. Gran: Phytoplankton. (Gedruckt Februar, 1911). Page 1-28. Volyme IV. (6) pp. No. 28. Olaf Holtedahl: The cambro-ordovician beds of Bache Peninsula and the neighbouring regions of Ellesmere-land. With 1 map and 4 plates. (Printed 18, January 1913. Pages 1-14. No. 29. Oskar-Erich Meyer: Die devonischen Brachiopoden von Ellesmereland. Mit 8 Tafeln. (Gedruckt 28. Mai 1913). Page 1-43. No. 30. Stephan Loewe: Die devonischen Korallen von Ellesmereland. Mit 7 Tafeln. (Gedruckt 31. Oktober 1913. Page 1-23. No. 31. Oscar Carlgren: Actiniaria. (Gedruckt 13. Dezember 1913). Page 1-8. No. 32. Olaf Holtedahl: On the fossil faunas from Per Schei`s series B in South Western Ellesmereland. With 2 maps and 8 plates. (printed November 1913). Page 1-48. No. 33. Johan Klaer: Upper devonian fish remains from Ellesmereland with remarks on Drepanaspis. With 8 plates and 8 figures in the text. (printed 2. March 1915). Page 1-56. No. 34. Th. Tschernyschew und P. Stepanow: Obercarbonfauna von König Oscars und Heibergsland. Mit 12 Tafeln. (Gedruckt 14. März 1916). Page 1-67. No. 35. A. G. Nathorst: Tertiäre Pflanzenreste aus Ellesmere-Land. Mit 2 Tafeln und 2 Figuren im Texte. (Gedruckt 24. August 1915). Page 1-16. No. 36. Olaf Holtedahl: Summery of geological results. With geological map, 6 plates and 4 figures in the text. (Printed 6. November 1917). Page 1-27. Publisher`s printed wrappers. Sewn as issued. Unopened. Some chipping to edges. Spines and parts of covers faded. Vol.I-III with some short tears lower edge on wrappers. Vol. I and III with small piece missing at edge lower covere. Ex library with stamps. 4 volymes. 27,5 x 18,5 cm.. Complete set

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        Lagan Vale Estate Brick and Terra Cotta Works Limited Belfast Catalogue and two Supplements.

      Belfast: Lagan Vale Estate Brick and Terra Cotta Works 1907, 1914, 1918.. Three items, all 36.5 by 26.5 cms. Catalogue: n.p.(53) introduction, and index followed by 50 coloured plates, no's 1 to 20 cover brick products, then plates 25 to 49 cover terra cotta. Plate 43 is duplicated with some pencilled prices. The index shows plate 47 as the last plate but there are bound in a further six plates labelled 48, 49 and 48a all different. These six plates are dated, May 1907 and June 1914. The boards show a coloured drawing by McCaw Stevenson Orr, of a highly decorated archway in a wall indicative of the company's products, through which is a birds eye view of the Stranmillis factory, with boats on the canal, looking up to Molly Ward's locks.This catalogue shows some hundreds of products. With a pasted down compliments slip from the company to, "Jas McNally Contractor Lisburn. 10/8/18" He was based in 49 Sloan st. Apart from a little dustiness, a repair to the annotated plate 43 and some wear to the covers, in very good condition. Supplement to Catalogue Part 3 Ridge Tiles, Finials, Chimney Pots etc..n.p. six coloured plates, no's 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 48a. stapled binding, paper covers, title embellished in a rather attractive art nouveau cartouche with printed date June 1914. This supplement shows, finials and ridge tiles, (3 plates), Ridge tiles and terminals, pitch for angles of roofs, chimney pots (2 plates) all with scales and reference numbers, around 84 of the company's products. With a pasted down compliments slip from the company to, "Jas McNally Contractor Lisburn. " Apart from a little dustiness, some corner fingering with old corner folds, and some wear to the covers in very good condition. Supplement to Catalogue Part 2 Terra Cotta. n.p. six coloured plates, no's 51 to 56. stitched binding, paper covers, title embellished in a rather attractive art nouveau cartouche. This supplement shows, pier caps and gable panel, arch blocks and coping for parapet walls, three course ornamental panels, three and four course panels, square panels and name panels, circular panels with spandrels, all with scales and reference numbers, around 40 of the company's products. Apart from a little dustiness and some wear to the covers in very good condition."The Company's Works are situated at Lagan Vale Stranmillis road, within two miles of the centre of the City. The site adjoins the river Lagan and the Inland Navigation Company's Canal, where they have a wharf for loading their material into lighters, to meet the requirements of inland places where bricks are required." The buildings survived into the 1960's and are now replaced by a housing estate. Armed this this catalogue the architectural detective could indentify the company's products all over the City, and beyond. Very scarce.

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      1907. 1. (FISHER,HARRISON)illus. A DREAM OF FAIR WOMEN. Indianapolis: Bobbs Merrill (1907 October). 4to (7 1/4 x 9 3/4"), tan cloth, pictorial paste- on, nearly As New with original blue ribbon, glassine wrapper and pictorial box (box worn on flaps). 1st edition. Printed on heavy coated paper and illustrated with 20 beautiful full page color illustrations of women by Fisher. The text is in verse surrounded by lovely art nouveaut decorations by E.Stetson Crawford. This is an unusually nice copy.

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      1907. 1. (DULAC,EDMUND)illus. STORIES FROM THE ARABIAN NIGHTS retold by L. Housman. Lond: Hodder & Stoughton, (1907). Thick 4to (9 1/2 x 11"), gilt pictorial vellum, top edge gilt, 133p., minimal soil, Fine with original ties and with none of the warping that is usually found on this title. First ed. LIMITED TO ONLY 350 NUMBERED COPIES SIGNED BY DULAC and illustrated with 50 tipped in color plates at the the back of the book as issued. This is a beautiful copy of a very scarce Dulac limited edition with some of his finest work.

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        Autograph Letter, signed ("G Puccini"), to Sybil [Seligman]

      Torre del Lago Toscana 1 october 1907 Torre del Lago, Toscana, 1 october 1907. 8vo. 1 p., ink on blue imprinted stationery, with envelope addressed to "Sybil Seligman, 7 Upper Grosvenor Str, London W". Professionally double- matted with an early photographic portrait, envelope preserved on verso, slightly faded, else fine. Vincent Seligman, Puccini Among Friends . A fine letter by the composer of Madam Butterfly to his mistress Sybil Seligman, "Cara Sybil," in receipt of a telegram concerning press notices as the opera is being acclaimed all over Europe - "veramente fulmineo"

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      1907. 1. PUZZLE. TOY VILLAGE PUZZLE BOX based on the book by Georgia Roberts. London & NY: Nister & Dutton, no date, circa 1907. Housed in the original box 10 1/2 x 8 1/4" are 5 wooden jigsaw puzzles with color illustrations by Katharine Greenland. The guide sheet for solving the puzzles is mounted inside the cover and there is a large color plate on the cover. One flap is replaced and archival strengthening of box else really near fine and complete. Characters of the story of Noah's Ark are portrayed as toys. A rare and charming Nister puzzle. See Peeps/Hunt p.108 listing only 4 puzzles.

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        I DISCORSI DI GOTAMO BUDDHO DEL MAJJHIMANIKAYO.Per la prima volta tradotti dal testo Pali. Primo mezzocentinaio.

      Bari Laterza 1907 4° Pagine XV + 528 Bella legatura coeva di lusso i piena pergamena. Titolo e fregi oro al dorso e al piatto anteriore. Tagli colorati. Ex libris a timbro alla prima carta bianca. Rarissima prima edizione italiana dei discorsi di Buddha facente parte della prima tiratura di cinquanta copie.

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        The White Book Mabinogion: Welsh Tales & Romances Reproduced from the Peniarth Manuscripts

      Pwllheli: Author, 1907 In brown cloth, corners very lightly bumped, Society's stamp at head. Spine, with title in black ink, edges lightly rubbed. Internally, ink name to fep, binders stamp at fep, 1907 {Preface dated 1909.] xxviii, [2], 312 pp. The White Book of Rhydderch (NLW Peniarth MSS. 4 and 5) is a remarkable and unprecedented compendium of medieval Welsh prose and poetry, inscribed in the mid 14th-century, which is now bound in two volumes in the National Library of Wales. Peniarth 5, which originally preceded Peniarth 4, contains religious texts, the Welsh Charlemagne cycle and other matter; Peniarth 4 contains the earliest complete text of the Mabinogion tales and, as a whole, the White Book provides the earliest texts of much of the best of Welsh medieval secular prose. John Gwenogvryn Evans. See ODNB for a full Bio.

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      9x14cm 1907 Brevkort, 9x14cm med motiv fra Norsk Bondestue frankert med engelsk frimerke datert 19-4-1907. Signert på skrått på forsiden "Fridtjof Nansen"

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      1907. 1. JUGENDSTIL. KLING KLANG GLORIA. Deutsche volks und kinderleider arranged by W. Labler. Wein & Leipzig: Tempsky & Freytag 1907. Large oblong 4to, cloth backed boards, (66)p., paper chipped in areas along spine, light edge rubbing and scattered foxing else VG+.1st edition. This book of German songs with musical notation is iIllustrated by HEINRICH LEFLER with 16 beautiful color plates and by JOSEF URBAN (Lefler's brother in law) with lovely decorations. A fine example of the Jugendstil.

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        Pragtfuldt helbind af lysebrunt langnarvet maroquin med 5 ophøjede bind som deler ryggen i 6 felter, alle rigt forgylt med et stort murerlaugs symbol. Permer med kvadratisk rammeforgyldning, kantforgyldning og indvendig forgyldt bordure. På permer 4 laugssymboler indrammet af en cirkulær ramme. I forpermens midte et stort kronet og indrammet bostav "H" med vedhængt elefant (elefantordenen). Helt guldsnit.

      (København), 1907. 4to. 28,5x22,5 cm. Øverste del af permerne med meget svage pletter. Ellers velbevaret og signeret Anker Kyster. Givetvis er bindet bestilt af Murer og Stenhuggerlavet ved udgivelsen af C. Nyrops store værk, som her er indbundet.. Indhold: C. Nyrop. Kjøbenhavns Murer og Stenhuggerlav. Historiske Meddelelser. Udgivet af Kjøbenhavns Murer-og Stenhuggerlav. Kbhvn. 1907. 4to. (8),457 pp. Tekstillustrationer

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        OZMA OF OZ

      1907. 1. BAUM,L.FRANK. OZMA OF OZ. Chicago: Reilly & Britton (1907). 4to, tan pictorial cloth, 270p. + 1p. ads (front ads list Land of Oz and John Dough, ads in rear list through Lost Princess). Slightest of occasional internal soil else Very Fine. 1st ed. mixed state, front ad listing only John Dough and Land of Oz, 1 1/16" thick, p. 135-6, 153-4, 221-2 integral, but with plain endpapers and rear cover, no "O" in Ozma, p. [11], p. 221 not color, secondary binding with lower case spine imprint. Illustrated with many full page and smaller color illustrations (no color plates as issued) and with many full page b&w's. A magnificent copy. (Hanff-Greene III.1&2).

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        A Book of Caricatures

      Methuen London: Methuen, [1907]. Hard Cover. Folio. A nice collection of BeerbohmÕs fine caricatures. The forty-nine subjects include Henry James, G.K. Chesterton, John Singer Sargent, H.G. Wells, Bernard Shaw, and Winston Churchill. Each is protected by a tissue guard with a facsimile of MaxÕs handwriting describing the subject. Bound in the original red cloth backed red cloth boards, with printed paper label on front cover and gilt title and author to spine. Spine has a few splits, boards are faded and rubbed, with bumping to corners. Foxing to endpapers but plates are clean. In very good condition. ART/092111. Very Good.

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      1907. Paperback. 2. [OUTHWAITE] RENTOUL,IDA S.)illus. AUSTRALIAN SONGS FOR YOUNG AND OLD by Annie Rentoul. Melbourne Sydney Adelaide Brisbane: George Robertson no date [1907]. Oblong 4to, pictorial wraps, 32p., some cover fraying, margin mend 1 leaf, overall, VG. 1st edition. Featuring pictorial dedication page, pictorial cover and 9 wonderfully detailed full page black and whites depicting various aspects of Australian lore, fairies, aborigines, koalas etc. Musical notation by Georgette Peterson accompanies Annie Rentoul's verse. See Muir: Bibliography of Australian Children's Books p.736.

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        Katalog der Inkunabeln der Kgl.

      Universitäts-Bibliothek zu Uppsala. [I-III]. Uppsala, 1907-65. XXXVIII,(2),507 + 176 + 221 s. Tre olika röda halvmarokängbd med upphöjda bind och guldornerade ryggar, de två första rikt, samt övre guldsnitt, övriga snitt endast putsade (Levins bokbinderi). Alla omslag medbundna. Ryggarna på de två första volymerna obetydligt blekta och den första volymen med en repa på ett av binden. Den sista volymen med blekt rygg. Enstaka anteckningar och markeringar. Med Hans Sallanders namnteckningar och guldpräglade pärmexlibris. Ur Richard Du Rietz referensbibliotek.. Första delen i ett av 50 ex. på tryckt på bättre papper och de två senare i vardera ett av 150 ex. tryckta på bättre papper. Första delen sammanställdes av Isak Collijn. Sallander har bidragit med de två supplementvolymerna för perioderna 1907-53 respektive 1954-64 där bl.a. nyförvärven från Wallers och Virgins samlingar samt Richard Du Rietz donationer förtecknas

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