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        THE STORY OF VENUS AND TANNHAUSER In Which is Set Forth an Exact Account of the Manner of State Held By Madam Venus, Goddess and Meretrix, Under the Famous Horselberg, and Containing the Adventures of Tannhauser in That Place, Etc..

      London: Privately Printed, 1907. LIMITED EDITION. Hard Cover. Very Good++/No Dust Jacket. Quarto. Limited to 300 copies on handmade paper. This is No. 186. A very good++ copy bound in gray paper boards with expert repair to spine and new endpapers. In customer made clam shell case. 88 pp. The author's first and only book.

      [Bookseller: Charles Parkhurst Rare Books, Inc. ]
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        Ueber die Moeglichkeit einer neuen Pruefung des Relativitatsprinzips” and tow other papers in Annalen der Physik, 1907

      Johann Barth 1907 - Albert Einstein, three papers in Annalen der Physik, Johannes Barth, 1907, 23(6):  (1) “Ueber die Moeglichkeit einer neuen Pruefung des Relativitatsprinzips” pp 197-198, (Possibility of a new examination of the relativity principle.) (2) “Bemerkungen zu der Notiz von Hrn. Paul Ehrenfest: "Die translation deformierbarer Elektronen und der Flaechensatz"., pp 206-208, (Comments on the note by Mr Paul Ehrenfest's "Translation of deformed electrons and the surface theorem.) (3) 371-384  “Ueber die vom Relativitsprinzip geforderte Traegheit Energie”, pp 371-384, (On the inertia of energy required by the relativity principle.)  This is the first appearance of e=mc2 in a general form. __+__ All in Annalen der Physik 23(6) VIII,1000 pp. and 4 plates. Einstein's papers pp. 197-98, 206-209 and 371-384. Weil Nos 17,18, and 19. Recent black cloth, very tight and unblemished. Einstein in 1907 is still a year away from his first public lecture, and two years past his miracle year of 1905. He would be appointed to be a professor of physics at the University of Berlin in December 1913. __+__ Provenance: Mathematical Verein Bibliothek, University of Berlin, with their contemporary small rubber stamp on the title page, and another on the text block bottom. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Landhäuser [Gebundene Ausgabe] Hermann Muthesius (Autor)

      Mann (Gebr.), Berlin, 1907. Das architektonische Werk von Hermann Muthesius, der 1907 zu den Mitbegründern des Deutschen Werkbundes gehörte, hat in den letzten Jahren immer mehr an Bedeutung gewonnen. Seine Landhäuser sind mit ihren wohlgeordneten Gärten Inseln der Ruhe und Geborgenheit. Hohe Kamine, weit heruntergezogene Dächer, tief in den Laibungen sitzende Fenster bestimmen den unverwechselbaren Charakter dieser Gebäude. Muthesius hat nicht die englischen Formen nachgeahmt, sondern seinen Häusern die Art zu wohnen, das Flair des Äußeren gegeben, wie es in England üblich war. Merkmale, die diesen Häusern noch heute eigen sind und sie zu etwas ganz Besonderem machen, wie es in der Architektur nur ganz vereinzelt zu finden ist. Die Wiederauflage der ›Landhäuser‹ bietet die Möglichkeit, sie in Ruhe betrachten zu können, die noch bestehenden zu besichtigen, sich ein Bild von ihrem speziellen Charme zu machen und dazu Muthesius' eigene Kommentare zu lesen. Autor: Hermann Muthesius (1861-1927) war Architekt und Architekturschriftsteller. Als Attaché der Deutschen Botschaft in London (1896-1903) hatte er Gelegenheit, sich mit dem Wesen der englischen Wohnkultur vertraut zu machen. Muthesius gehörte zu den Gründern des Deutschen Werkbundes und errichtete für dessen Ausstellung 1914 in Köln die Halle der Farbenschau. Bedeutend sind seine Landhausbauten.

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        The Wide World Magazine - Volume 18: November, 1906 Through April 1907 (missing February 1907)

      George Newnes, London 1907 - Features: Robinson Cruesoe's Island; A Fight with a Leopard; The White Slaves of the Grand Banks; In Search of Pearls; The Guardians of the Yukon; The Adventures of a Miniature "Strong Man"; My Tour Through Java; An American "Oliver Twist" - II; The Tragedy of the Tower; In Quest of the Bird of Paradise; A Race with Death; Down the Crank-Pit; "The Land of Enchantment"; The Demon Snake; The Ghost of Musket Flat; Two Days in the Under-World; A Treasure-Hunt in the Arctic; Down the Grand Canyon; Father Raymond's Burglar; Stealing a Secret; My Motor-Trip to Constantinople - I; My Friend the Leopard; The Convict's Story; Hunting the Wild Carabao; Six Days in a Swamp; Frog Farms; The Garo's Oath; Tracking the Wire-Thieves; A Tale of Two Tigers; A Lady in Far Fiji - I; "Bud" Turner of Missouri; My Motor-Trip to Constantinople - II; Dublin and I; Monsters of the Forest; How Hassan Captured the Battleship; The World's Model Prison; Beseiged by Monkeys; Christmas in Montenegro; The Poacher's Daughter; Through Friesland on Skates; A Speculation in Turkeys; Searching for Castaways; In the Land of the "Long-Lips"; A Chapter of Accidents; A Lady in Far Fiji - III; What Befell the "Kathleen"; The Tragedy of a Swiss Mountain; An Indian "Sherlock Holmes" - II; The Sea-Hedgehog Harvest; The Sheriff and the "Bad Men"; The Vanished Islands; On the Frontier in Central Africa - I; Running the Blockade; What Happened in Carpenter Creek; 'Twixt Ice and Sea; A Pedestrian's Predicament; Four on a Raft; The Perils of Walrus-Hunting?; The Story of Maungawahati; Sergeant Daley's Ordeal; On the Frontier in Central Africa - II; An Indian "Sherlock Holmes" - III; The Village of "Scissor-Grinder" Guides; "Slippery Letts"; The Company of Mercy; The Mummy Head; Wide World Picture Tours - I; Two Stowaways; The Mystery of the "Placer"; An Iceberg Ship; Life on a Dahabeeyah; Cornering a Cattle-Thief; Among Brigands and Wild Sheep in Mongolia; Two Men and a Shark; Through the United States on a Bicycle - I. Average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Generall Historie of Virginia, New England & the Summer Isles, Together with the True Travels, Adventures and Observations, and a Sea Grammar (2 Vols)

      James Maclehose & Sons, 1907, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Reprint. 1/4 vellum, rubbed, little soiling. Small tear inner edge of cloth on volume 2. Number 88 of edition on hand-made paper limited to 100 copies, initialed by the publisher. Most pages unopened, folding maps present, little creased. Size: 8vo. 776 pages. 2-volume set (complete). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 6 pounds or less. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 2933.

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        Das Internationale Schachmeisterturnier in Karlsbad 1907

      Wien (Vienna): Verlag der Wiener Schach-Zeitung, 1907. vii+426 pages with frontispiece and 3 other plates, diagrams and tables. Royal octavo (9 3/4" x 7") issued in yellow wrappers with black lettering to spine and front wrapper. (Linde-Niemeijeriana: 5284) First edition.There were 4 famous Carlsbad tournaments, under the excellent supervision of Victor Tietz, president of the Carlsbad chess organization. the first one in 1907 (August 20 - September 17) did not have Lasker or Tarasch, but the younger generation (Rubinstein, Nimzowitsch, Vidmar) did establish itself and the middle-aged (Maroczy, Schlechter, Teichmann, Marshall, Janowski) had to make room for them. Rubinstein (15) won ahead of Marcoczy (14 1/2), Leonhardt (13 1/2), Nimzowitsch (12 1/2), Schlechter (12 1/2) and Vidmar (12). This work by Marco and Schechter, is a treasure house of insights, ideas and annotations. (Divinsky) The authors have created a masterpiece of chess literature. The book not only presents the games with unusually detailed notes, it also portrays the mood and feeling of the tournament - the atmosphere, the personalities and the myriad of creative talents and hidden foibles at work in each game. Marco's round introductions make us feel that we are there, evoking in us just the right frame of mind to fully appreciate the games that follow. Marco annotated games 1 through 151 and game 206; Schlechter provided notes to games 152 through 205 and games 207 through 210. (Karlsbad 1907 International Chess Tournament, Caissa editions)Condition:Edges chipped, some soiling, spine ends chipped, else a good to very good copy of a scarce chess item.

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        Edda

      Reykjavík, Iceland: Sigurdur Kristjánsson, 1907. Snorra Sturlusonar, aka Snorri Sturluson [1178-1241]. Þetta er ekki tvítyngd útgáfa. Skrifað í íslensku aðeins, ekki á ensku. This is not a bilingual edition. Written in Icelandic only, not in English. Modern Icelandic, via Old Icelandic, is derived from Old Norse, the language in which the Edda was recorded. This book is divided into the following sections: Formáli (Editor's preface); Prologus (Prologue); Gylfaginning (Tricking of Gylfi, or, Gylfi's empowerment); Skáldskaparmál (Language of poetry); Háttatal (102 stanzas divided into three sections); Nafnatal (Index); and Skyríngar Vísna (Notes). Approximately 7 x 4.5 inches. Originally issued in paper wrappers, and later bound in half leather of a light saddle-tan color, with crisp brown-stamped title and date to the spine, and with handsome marbled paper hardboards. Leather appears to be niger (goatskin) but may be morocco (calfskin). Unbumped spine head and tail and with sharp corners. An exceptionally clean and handsome binding, a pleasure to hold in one's hands. Text block firmly bound in. The original wrappers are not bound in. Attractively deckled page edges. VII and 429 numbered pages of text. Simple B&W decorative head-pieces. Just a hint of age toning to the pages. Small semi-crease to the upper corner of the last few pages, trivial. Else an impressively clean copy. Rated a Very Good Plus copy in a Near Fine custom binding. Rare in any condition. With thanks to Anthony Faulkes for the following: "Snorri's authorship is unequivocally confirmed... Whether he also wrote the commentary... is much less certain. His overall purpose in compiling the Edda [was] as a handbook for young poets. [A]s a result of Snorri's work there was a great awareness of poetic theory in late medieval Icelandic poets... As a composer of praise-poetry for the Norwegian court, Snorri is almost at the end of the tradition, and his aim of revitalizing the activity was not realized... Though Snorri is now celebrated mainly for his prose writing, particularly Heimskringla, but also for his mythological work in Gylfaginning and Skáldskaparmál, his contemporaries seem to have thought more highly of him as a poet." Finnur Jónsson bjó til prentunar Reykjavík, Sig Kristjánsson. Bók pessi heitir edda hana heflr saman setta Snorri Sturlu sonr eptir peim haetti sem hér er skipat er fyrst frá ásum ok Ymi par naest Skáldskaparmál ok heiti margra hluta siôast Háttatal er ? Snorri heflr ort um Hákon konung ok Skúla hertuga Uppsalabók upph Hér er lykt peim hlut bókar er Óláfr Pórô arson heflr samansett ok upp hefr Skáldskaparmál ok kenningar eptir pvi sem fyri fundit var i kvaeôum hofuôskálda ok Snorri heflr siô an samanfÂœra làtit Hdr 748.. First Edition Thus. Half-Leather. Very Good Plus. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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        The Tale of Tom Kitten.

      London: Frederick Warne & Co., 1907 - Sextodecimo. Recent brown half morocco, titles and decoration to spine gilt, raised bands, original pictorial paper covered boards, original pictorial endpapers at front. Neat ownership signature to verso of front free endpaper, an excellent copy. With colour illustrations by the author. First edition, first impression. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens

      Scribner, New York, 1907. Edition Unstated. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. BARRIE, J.M. Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens, New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1907. Quarto, early printing (first was London 1906 edition), pp. x, 126, 49 color plates plus color frontis, gilt lettering on spine and upper panel, which also shows a gilt drawing of a toddler riding a goat. Former owner's name inked onto free front endpaper. All 50 Rackham plates are fine, protected under tissue guards printed with captions. Condition of this book: Spine darkened, ends rubbed and worn, boards soiled. Leaves clean and tight, with toning at margins, images fine. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Children; Britain/UK; 1900-1920; Art & Design. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52286. .

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        Art Work of Central Alabama Cities

      Gravure Illustration Company, Chicago 1907 - Approx. 10" X 14" nine part unpaginated portfolio of photogravure illustrated scenes in Alabama cities including Birmingham, Mobile, Selma, Montgomery, Tuscaloosa, Demopolis, Greensboro, etc. There are also contents of 4 duplicate parts with description of condition listed below. Folios have paper illustrated covers with the narrative pages located in back of illustrations. Several tissue sheets are damp-stained in the nine parts but the illustrations for the most part are not affected. Part 3 front cover is damp-stained and first tissue sheet guard is missing. Edges of first illustration in part 3 are stained. Some soiling to edges of part 4. Light damp-stains to other tissue sheets. Some edge wear to paper spines. Duplicates offered for sale are parts 3, 6, 8, and 9. There is an illustration missing from a copy of part 3 and part 9. 6 illustrations part 1; 6 illustrations part 2; 7 illustrations first copy of part 3; second copy of part 3 has 6 illustrations; 6 illustrations part 4; 7 illustrations part 5; 6 illustrations part 6 first and second copy; 6 illustrations part 7; 6 illustrations part 8 first and second copy; 6 pages illustrations part 9 first copy; 5 pages illustrations part 9 second copy. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Kling-Klang Gloria. Deutsche volks und kinderleider

      Vienna & Leipzig: Tempsk & Freytag, 1907. First edition. Arranged by W. Labler. Printed music within black and white borders, illustrated with 16 beautiful color plates by HEINRICH HEFLER and JOSEF URBAN. 1 vols. Oblong 4to. Decorated paper boards, cloth spine, decorated endpapers. Boards worn along edges, spine tips a little rubbed and inner hinge cracked. Interior very good. A fragile and scarce book, and a beautiful example of the period. First edition. Arranged by W. Labler. Printed music within black and white borders, illustrated with 16 beautiful color plates by HEINRICH HEFLER and JOSEF URBAN. 1 vols. Oblong 4to.

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        ITALY. 101 Numbered & Captioned Views

      Underwood and Underwood, New York 1907 - Albumen stereoviews, round top, separate mounted images on grey concave card stock, with printed captions underneath & imprint info to each side. Verson with captions printed in English, French, German, Italian, Swedish & Cyrillic. #68 present in duplicate. Case: 7-3/4" x 5-3/4" x 3-5/8" A turn of the [last] century look at the lovely country of Italy. Stereoviews are clear & sharp, VG+. Case shows wear, primarily at seams, Good - Very Good. Views housed in an original publisher's case, resembling a 2 volume set on the shelf

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        Postcards of the Chinese in China - Hong Kong, Macau & the Mainland

      Very good overall. A large and unusual collection of postcards on the Chinese in China, the bulk of them of Hong Kong, others of Macao, Chefoo, Peking, Canton & Shanghai. The total of 185 cards includes 13 unusual postcards of Macau by M. Sternberg. Cancellations include Shanghai 1907, Manila ca. 1910; Colombo ca. 1905, with Galle Face Hotel stamp; Victoria 1907; Peking 1930. There are several Missionary postcards- "To aid in this purpose The Great Missionary Exhibition Will be held at Islington, June 11th to July 11th 1908. Kindest Christmas Greetings"; as well as a Private Mailing Card, advertising Lord & Taylor, postally used, stamped Lewiston Maine 1911. There are artist cards & real photo cards. Photographers/ publishers include O. F. Ribeiro, HK; Hartung's Photo Shop Peking, Dennison & Sullivan, Commercial Press Shanghai, Newman Post Card Co, Los Angeles, Universal Postcard & Picture Co., Shanghai, C. Piens, Kowloon, Yee Wo Shing, Kowloon, M. Sternberg, Kowloon; Brewer & Co, HK, Mactavish & Co, Shanghai, Burr Photo Co, Shanghai; Kuhn & Komor, Shanghai; Lau Ping Kee, HK; K. M. & Co, HK; Yee Wo Shing, Kowloon; Kruse & Co, HK; numerous full back 'Union postale Universelle" cards; Hong Kong Pictorial Postcard Co; Graeco Egyptian Tobacco Store, HK; R. & J.D.; Turco-Egyptian Tobacco Store, HK; Chinese American Publishing, Shanghai; Young Photo Co, Shanghai and Toyo Murakami, Shanghai. An unusually large gathering of cards in very good condition on China.

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        Famous Hypothetical Question in the Trial of Harry K. Thaw

      1907. First Edition . JEROME, William Travers and GARVAN, Francis P. The Famous Hypothetical Question in the Trial of Harry K. Thaw for the Murder of Stanford White. [New York]: Boehm & Rathbone, (1907). Oblong quarto, original green reversed calf, yapp edges, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt. $1500.Limited first edition, one of 250 copies, with marginal illustrations and facsimiles on every page.Presented as a lavishly-illustrated “Statement of the Facts,” this work, written by the District Attorney, Jerome, and an Assistant District Attorney, Garvan, uses court transcripts to form a narrative about Harry K. ThawÂ’s murder of Stanford White and the subsequent trial. Henry K. Thaw, a millionaire heir, married Evelyn Nesbit, a young New York showgirl who had previously been involved with acclaimed architect Stanford White. Plagued by jealousy, Thaw repeatedly beat and raped Nesbit in an attempt to erase any memory of the prior relationship. Then, in 1906, at a Madison Square Garden premiere, Thaw shot Stanford White three times at close range, without provocation. At trial, ThawÂ’s lawyers offered the “dementia Americana” defense, based on a made-up psychological condition said to afflict “chivalrous American men bent on protecting their wivesÂ’ virtue” (ANB). After the first jury was unable to reach a verdict, the second jury acquitted Thaw on the grounds of temporary insanity, making this case one of the most perplexing and controversial of the 20th century. Number not written in space on limitation page. Harvard Law Catalogue, 1050. Minor foxing to frontispiece and title page, moderate rubbing to extremities, as usual. A near-fine copy. Very scarce.

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        Seaports of the Far East. Historical and Descriptive Commercial and Industrial Facts, Figures & Resources

      Allister Macmillan, London 1907 - photos in text, [9], [6]-300p. Original green cloth. 28cm. Modest chipping at ends of backstrip. Corner fraying. Internally sound and clean. No jacket. INSCRIBED by the publisher to a fellow passenger aboard the S.S Monteagle between Shanghai and Vancouver in Aug. & Sept. 1907. This uncommon book has sections on Hong Kong (pp. 13-86), Shanghai (pp. 87-180), Manila (pp. 181-241), Straits Settlements (pp. 242-244(, Singapore (pp. 245-296) and Penang (297-300). At least two later editions were published in the 1920s. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: McBlain Books, ABAA]
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        Journal of American History [48 Vols. + 1 Index; 1907-1921]

      [New Haven, Conn. ] : Associated Publishersmeriden, Conn. : Journal Of American History Corp. , 1910-1911; New York, N. Y. : Frank Allaben Genealogical Co. , 1912-1915; New York, N. Y. : National Historica, 1907. First Edition. Fine paperback copy. Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. ; 1 pages; Physical desc. : 48 issues. : ill. ; 26-28 cm. Subject: United States -- History -- Periodicals.

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        Seaports of the Far East. Historical and Descriptive Commercial and Industrial Facts, Figures & Resources

      London: Allister Macmillan, 1907. 1st ed. Hardcover. Very Good. photos in text, [9], [6]-300p. Original green cloth. 28cm. Modest chipping at ends of backstrip. Corner fraying. Internally sound and clean. No jacket. INSCRIBED by the publisher to a fellow passenger aboard the S.S Monteagle between Shanghai and Vancouver in Aug. & Sept. 1907. This uncommon book has sections on Hong Kong (pp. 13-86), Shanghai (pp. 87-180), Manila (pp. 181-241), Straits Settlements (pp. 242-244(, Singapore (pp. 245-296) and Penang (297-300). At least two later editions were published in the 1920s.

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        Die Wartburg. Ein Denkmal Deutscher Geschichte und Kunst. Dem Deutschen Volk gewidmet von Großherzog Carl Alexander von Sachsen. Dargestellt in Monographien von Carl Alexander Großherzog von Sachsen-Weimar-Eisenach, Richard Voss, Karl Wenck, Paul Weber, Ernst Martin, Wilhelm Oncken, Max Baumgärtel, Otto von Ritgen, August Trinius.

      Berlin, Historischer Verlag Baumgärtel 1907 - Gr. Folio. 5 Bl., XIX, 2 Bl., 743 S. Mit 706 authentischen Abb. im Text u. auf 54 tls., farb. Tafeln. Geprägter Ganzledereinband mit Goldprägung. Einband J. R. Herzog in Leipzig. Schönes Exemplar! Leder gering berieben. Unteres Kapital eingerissen. Vereinzelt leicht stockfleckig. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Les trophées

      - S.n., Paris 1907, 23,5x33cm, relié sous étui. - Edizione parte originale perché un aumento di due sonetti e prefazione senza precedenti dell'autore, e stampato 175 copie numerate su pergamena Marais, a nome del grande bibliofilo Descamps-Scrive. Bound in pieno marocchino rosso di Russia, torna con cinque nervi decorati con oro quintuple e scatole decorate, data e luogo di coda d'oro, cerchi d'oro sui tappi, piatti con una grande ottagonale d'oro e riccamente decorata con fregi, reti e punteggiata di oro, diamanti e oro gioielli in vetri sottofinestra, guardie e contreplats di carta fatta a mano, che incorniciano un pizzo d'oro sulla contreplats fragili pergamena conservata copertine e spalle, tutti i bordi dorati, magnifico vincolante firmato il tempo di C . di Samblanx. illustrato libro di 50 composizioni originali di Luc Olivier Merson-incisa da Léopold Flameng Molto bella copia perfettamente stabilito. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition en partie originale, car augmentée de deux sonnets et d'une préface inédite de l'auteur, et imprimée à 175 exemplaires numérotés sur vélin du Marais pour le compte du grand bibliophile Descamps-Scrive. Reliure en plein maroquin de Russie rouge, dos à cinq nerfs orné de quintuples caissons dorés et décorés, date et lieu dorés en queue, roulettes dorées sur les coiffes, plats agrémentés d'une grand octogone doré et richement décorés de frises, de filets et de pointillés dorés, losanges et fleurons dorés en écoinçons, gardes et contreplats de papier à la cuve, encadrement d'un dentelle dorée sur les contreplats, fragiles couvertures et dos parcheminés conservés, toutes tranches dorées, superbe reliure de l'époque signée de C. de Samblanx. Ouvrage illustré de 50 compositions originales de Luc Olivier-Merson gravées par Léopold Flameng Très bel exemplaire parfaitement établi.

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        The Catholic Encyclopedia. An international work of reference on the constitution, doctrine, discipline, and history of the Catholic Churc. In fifteen volumes.

      Robert Appleton Company, 1907. In 16 voll. di cui l'ultimo di index, in 8° m. pelle. Pp. complessive 11313. Tutti i voll. , ad eccezione di quello dell'indice, sono dotati di diverse tavv. , colorate ed in b. e n. , nn. f. t. , nonchè di numerose ill. , in b. e n. , nn. nel t. Lettere ai d. in oro.

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        Resultados de ensayos de abono. Ejectutado por la Estación de ensayos de agricultura Darmstadt, sacado del folleto "Abono de nitrógeno y neto rendimiento"

      Paul Parey, Berlin 1907 - Folio (15 x 19 1/4"). 12 loose plates, as issued. Original gilt-stamped burgundy cloth portfolio, with gold lettering to front cover. This complete set of 12 colored photographic reproductions documents Professor Dr. Paul Wagner's field experiments with nitrogen fertilizer at the Darmstadt Agricultural Experiment Station in the years 1901 to 1906. The goal of Dr. Wagner was to show that plants need nitrogen to grow healthy stems and leaves. Although nitrogen is the most abundant element in the air we breathe, that form of nitrogen cannot be used by plants. Nitrogen contained in fertilizer, on the other hand, is readily taken up by plants. The photographs featured in this portfolio compare plants and vegetables grown with and without nitrogen fertilizer. Each print measures 11 1/2 x 10 1/8", and is pasted onto a captioned heavy cardstock (size: 14 5/8 x 18 5/8"). Spine rubbed and slightly frayed along edges. Lower left corner of plate 11 chipped (not affecting lettering or the image). Captions in Spanish. Portfolio in overall good- to good, plates in good+ to very good condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: ERIC CHAIM KLINE, BOOKSELLER (ABAA ILAB)]
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        Choix des livres anciens rares et curieux en vente ˆ la Librairie Ancienne Leo S. OlschkiFlorence, Lung'Arno Acciaoli, 4

      Firenze, Olschki, 1907-1966. Quattordici volumi in-8vo, legature coeve in tutta tela editoriale, con l'eccezione del vol. X con legatura, simile ma non originale, pp. complessivmente 5688, illustrati in nero nel testo e in tavole fuori testo. Di questo celebre e importante catalogo di vendita (con 21.773 schede), divenuto repertorio bibliografico mitico. La collezione completa  costituita da Vol. I e II - Incunabula, Liturgie - III - Livres ˆ figures des XV et XVI sicles. IV e V - Livres ˆ figures des XV et XVI sicles: Italie. VI - Macaronica, Machines, Malte, Mariage, Mariana (vie et culte da la S.V. Marie).VII - Medecine ancienne, Militaria, Mort (Funrailles, Danse Macabre). VIII - Musique, Theatre, Danse, Nolatins. IX - Nouvelles italiennes, Numismatique, Occulta, Orient. X - Arts decoratifs, Portraits, Religions et culte (Histoire et Philosophie). XI - Roma. XII (1940) - Romans de Chevalerie, Scandinavica et slavica, Sciences Naturelles. XIII (1966) - Statuts, Constitutions, Lois dItalie - Supplement (villes, bourgs et lieux d'italie) - Theatre italien du XVI au XIX sicle.+ Il prezioso vol. di "Indice dei XII volumi pubblicati dalla Libreria Olschki", edito a Bologna da Garisenda negli anni '80, di, pp. 147, rilegatura in tela edit. grigia. La turatura originale ell'opera.

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        The Road (Inscribed by Jack London)

      Macmillan, New York 1907 - First edition. Wonderfully and lyrically INSCRIBED BY LONDON ON THE FRONT FREE ENDPAPER: "Dear Mr.____/ You'll find here/ no theories about/life, but just/some life itself/that I lived when/I was young./Affectionately yours,/Jack London/Sydney/Feb.18 '09". Book is recased, retaining the original cloth panels and spine strip, new endpapers laid down. Some soiling to the origianl cloth and shelf wear botton edge. A vintage 3 1/2" x 5" candid portrait photo of London laid in. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        MORE ABOUT TEDDY B AND TEDDY G

      - EATON,SEYMOUR. MORE ABOUT TEDDY B AND TEDDY G THE ROOSEVELT BEARS. NY: Stern 1907 (Sept. 1907). 4to, cloth backed boards, pictorial paste- on, edges and corners worn and slight shelfwear else a bright clean VG+ copy. 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. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Dessins für die Wand. (Cover title: Serie A. Grohmann Maler in Dresden. Dessins fur Die Wand 52 Farbige Tafeln).

      Leipzig. Gilbers'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung (Eugen Twietmeyer). No date. Ca. 1907. Complete with 52 color lithographic plates, loose in decorative paper-covered board portfolio, 15 3/4 x 10 1/2 inches. An extremely scarce title; however compromised by fire damage to covers and the extremities of a number of plates although not impacting the images themselves. Plates IV, VI, XXX and XXXII are the most severely affected (see images); on the other extreme many plates are scarcely affected. Most damage could be termed singeing to a page border. Short repaired tears to lower corner of two plates. The images themselves are clean and there is no odor. A portfolio of beautifully executed Art Nouveau patterns for wall decor by Paul Grohmann, the colors exceptionally rich and the designs striking. Many of the panels hint at the Deco stylistics emerging in upcoming decades. Exceptionally fine color lithography evident in every plate. 42 plates feature a single image while 10 feature two images.

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        Stoffmusterentwurf. Originalaquarell, monogrammiert "JH". O. O., [um 1907].

      1907. 210 x 207 mm (Blattgröße). Mit angehängten Original-Fäden und Etikett (9074a). Josef Hoffmann schuf eine Fülle von Möbel- und Modestoffentwürfen für die Wiener Werkstätte, die Fa. Backhausen, die Schwestern Flöge u. a. (vgl. Schweiger, WW, S. 220ff.). Johannes Spalt (Hg.), Josef Hoffmann. Porträts-Signets-Stempel, S. 103.

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        La Vie illustrée ( tous les numéros du n° 1 d'Octobre 1898 au n° 478 du 22 novembre 1907, reliés en 12 volumes. Années 1898, 1899, 1900, 1901, 1902, 1903, 1904, 1905, 1906 et 1907. Contient aussi Les Annales - Noël 1907 - et Galerie Théâtrale - 3 livraisons 1907 -)

      12 vol. in-folio rel. demi-basane fauve, dos à 5 nerfs, très nombreuses photographies, La Vie illustrée - Manzi, Joyant et Cie, Paris, 1898-1907, (vol. 1) 314+290 pp., (vol. 2) pp. 292-400 + 440 pp. + 64 pp., (vol. 3) pp. 66-430 + 312 pp., (vol. 4) pp. 314-440 + 428 pp. + 96 pp., (vol. 5) pp. 98-424 + 328 pp., (vol. 6) pp. 330-440 + 412 pp. + 155 pp., (vol. 7) pp. 158-516 + 356 pp., (vol. 8) pp. 358-418 + 434 pp. + 144 pp., (vol. 9) pp. 146-428 + 358 pp., (vol. 10) pp. 360-438 + 434 pp. + 175 pp., (vol. 11) pp. 178-416 + 428 pp., (vol. 12) pp. 430-444 + 936 pp. + env. 50 ff. pour Les Annales + 15 grandes planches couleurs pour la Galerie Théâtrale. Etat très satisfaisant (couv. frottées sur dos, petit ressaut en t.10, 4 premiers ff. décrochés en t.4, 1 pl. faible en t. 7, bon état par ailleurs, avec reliures solides et intérieurs frais.) pour cet ensemble rare de tous les numéros de cet hebdomadaire, de sa fondation jusqu'à l'année 1907. Cette revue se caractérisait par un recours massif à la photographie et un certain goût pour le sensationnalisme (images de famine en Chine par exemple). Elle continua à publier jusqu'en 1911. Un passionnant ensemble, pour plonger dans l'actualité des années 1900 (expédition Marchand, Exposition Universelle, Siège des légations à Pékins, Guerres des Boers, Guerre russo-japonaise, Expulsion des congrégations, etc.). Prix pour l'ensemble. Poids de 49 Kg. Français

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        John Wisden's Cricketers' Almanack for 1907 - 1907 Original Hardback Wisden,

      1907. This lot is an 1907 Original Hardback Wisden. 10th Hardback! In Very Good+ Condition. This book is very nice, it has had no restoration, the front board is very nice with shiny, original gilt, the spine cloth is a little dark but the gilt is still shiny, internally it has strong hinges and very nice pastedowns and pages, this would be a 9 if it was not for 2 Sydney Pardon (Editor) book club stamps on the pastedowns, tightly bound and an excellent photoplate (no tissue paper and small, hard to notice tear, to next page).

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        Journal of American History [48 Vols. + 1 Index; 1907-1921]

      [New Haven, Conn. ] : Associated Publishersmeriden, Conn. : Journal Of American History Corp. , 1910-1911; New York, N. Y. : Frank Allaben Genealogical Co. , 1912-1915; New York, N. Y. : National Historica, 1907, Paperback, First Edition. Fine paperback copy. Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. ; 1 pages; Physical desc. : 48 issues. : ill. ; 26-28 cm. Subject: United States -- History -- Periodicals. 1 pages. Inventory No: 146534.

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        A Book of Masks

      Elikin Mathews, London 1907 - Size: 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Text unmarked. Closed tears at spine. Bookplate on inside front wrap. Previous owner's information on free endpage. Wraps bumped and shelf worn at corners, edges and spine ends. Wraps lightly soiled. Wraps detached. Small portions of the spine cover missing at head and tail. Quantity Available: 1. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 151282. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Arabia Petraea. 3 Bände (in 4 Bänden, komplett). Erster Band: Moab. Topographischer Reisebericht. Mit1 Tafel und 190 Abbildungen im Text. Zweiter Band, 1. Teil: Edom. Topographischer Reisebericht. 1. Teil. Mit 1 Umgebungskarte von wadi Musa (Petra) und 170 Abbildungen im Texte. 2. Teil: Mit 1 Übersichtskarte des Dreiecknetzes und 152 Abbildungen im Text. Dritter Band: Ethnologischer Reisebericht. Mit 62 Abbildungen im Texte.

      Wien, In Kommission bei Alfred Hölder, 1907-1908. Groß-8°. 24,5 cm. XXIII, 443, XII, 343, X, 299 und XV, 550 Seiten. Schwarze Halblederbände mit goldgeprägten Rückentiteln. Erste Ausgabe. Erster und zweiter Band (Teil 1) in neuerem Einband, zweiter Band (Teil 2) und dritter Band Halblederbände der Zeit. Einband der Bände 2 und 3 unter Verwendung der Original-Broschur. Bibliotheksstempel und Inventarnummer auf Deckel und Titel, (Band 1 `Bibliothek der Jüdischen Gemeinde Berlin`, die Bände 2 und 3 aus der Bibliotek der `Kaiserl. Deutschen Botschaft Constantinopel`, mit Stempel `ausgeschieden`). Gute bis sehr gute, innen tadellose, komplette Exemplare mit allen Abbildungen, Karten und Tafeln. Versand D: 4,90 EUR Erstausgabe / first edition; Forschungsreisen / expedition; Reisebeschreibungen / travelogue

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        ISRAEL'S MESSENGER : OFFICIAL ORGAN OF THE SHANGHAI ZIONIST ASSOCIATION VOL 4 (NRS 1-26) & VOL V (NRS 1-26) , 1907-1909. 52 ISSUES

      Shanghai : The Association, 1907-1909 - 1st Edition. New Boards. Includes issues VOL. IV NO. 1 through VOL. V. NO. 26 (1907-1909) ; 31 cm. In English. The Official Organ of the Shanghai Zionist Federation was established in 1904 by a "Baghdadi" Jew, Nissim E. B. Ezra. Israel's Messenger was the largest and oldest Shanghai Jewish community newspaper and the world's first Zionist serial. Its goal was to inform its readers of world news as well as the activities of Jewish communities in China, Hong Kong, Manila, Singapore and elsewhere. Also covered are Jewish religious subjects, the details of Shanghai Jewish welfare organizations, local business activities, relations with the Jewish communities in Baghdad, India and Eretz Israel. An essential source of knowledge about the Shanghai Jewish community, it opens a unique window into a fascinating period of Jewish life in China. SUBJECTS: Jews -- China -- Periodicals. Zionism. OCLC lists 9 copies worldwide. Ex-library with usual markings. Wavy pages from old damp damage throughout. Some pages torn. Text is still very readable. Good- condition. (SEF-55-8) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Fine portrait photograph, signed and dated (Leopoldine Victoria, 1884-1966, Princess, daughter of Alfred Duke of Edinburgh and Saxe-Coburg, wife (1909) of Alfonso, 5th Duke of Galliera, grandson of Isabella II and cousin of both Alfonso XIII and Queen Ena)

      1907 - showing her full length in a magnificent dress with the train spread out in front of her, holding a bouquet of flowers, 11½" x 8¼", no place, In 1902, Princess Beatrice had a romance with Russian Grand Duke Michael, the younger brother of Tsar Nicholas II, and at that time the heir presumptive to the Imperial Throne. However she was prevented from marrying the Grand Duke as the Russian Orthodox Church forbade the marriage of first cousins. In November 1903, Michael wrote to Beatrice telling her that he could not marry her. Beatrice was then rumoured to be going to marry Alfonso XIII of Spain, but this proved to be a false rumour also as he married her cousin Victoria Eugenie of Battenberg in 1906. It was at their wedding that Beatrice met a cousin of King Alfonso, Alfonso de Orleans y Borbón, Infante of Spain, 5th Duke of Galliera. The Spanish government objected to an infante's proposed match with a British Princess who, unlike Queen Victoria Eugenie, had not agreed to convert to Roman Catholicism: the King was obliged to make clear that, should the wedding take place, the couple would have to live in exile. Nonetheless, Beatrice and Alfonso married in a Roman Catholic and Lutheran ceremony at Coburg on 15 July 1909. The couple settled in Coburg, until, in 1912, Alfonso and Beatrice were allowed to return to Spain, and his rank of Infante was restored. In August 1913 Beatrice was received into the Roman Catholic Church.

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        John Wisden's Cricketers' Almanack for 1907 - 1907 Original Hardback Wisden.

      1907. Hi, Here we have for sale a rare Wisden Hardback, 1907s seem quite tricky to obtain : 1907 Original Hardback in good to very good condition. I hope the photographs will show this book off as best as they can, it is a nice Wisden. The boards are a little dark in places but the gilt is bright to front and spine. Internally it is very nice, complete and clean, odd spot and magnificent photoplate. The hinges are original and strong. Odd mark to the boards. £8 Postage, sent under private insurance to the UK. If you are a non UK buyer please contact us first before purchasing.

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        SCAPEGOATS OF THE EMPIRE the Story of the Bushveldt Carbineers

      Melbourne: D. W. Paterson Co. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1907. Second Edition. Hard Cover. 240pp; + 2 pages of press reviews, with 6 of the 8 black and white photographic illustrations (lacks "Frontispiece" and "The Graves of Morant & Handcock"). Found in terrible condition, this has been restored retaining all the original cloth covering that was salvageable, the spine being the worse affected, it is now a presentable volume. "Scapegoats of the Empire" by George R. Witton was first published in June 1907 and although it was reprinted at least twice that year, it is today an extremely rare book with very few copies in existence outside major libraries. This is because there is still some mystery surrounding the circumstances of the books publication. Stories persist that the Australian government of the day were so nervous that the books contents reflected badly on Lord Kitchener (who was then one of the foremost heroes of the Empire) that they caused all copies of the book to be seized from D. W. Paterson, the original publishers and printers, prior to its publication. Another rumour abounded to the effect that the government bought up copies as they were published in order to prevent the truth from getting out and, more prosaically, it has also been suggested that there was a fire in the publishers warehouse in Melbourne which destroyed all copies. Digital images available on request. ; 190 x 125mm; 240 pages .

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        GOLLIWOGG'S CHRISTMAS

      UPTON, FLORENCE. (UPTON,FLORENCE)illus. GOLLIWOGG'S CHRISTMAS by Bertha Upton. London: Longmans Green 1907. Large oblong 4to (11 1/4 x 8 5/8"), cloth backed pictorial boards, some corner and edge wear, several small archival margin mends, 2 mends touching the picture, nice tight VG copy. 1st edition. Featuring with 31 fabulous full page chromolithographs with a Black Golliwogg Santa by Bertha to accompany the text by her mother Florence. Probably the rarest title in the series.

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        Fine Imperial Cabinet Photograph by J. C. Schaarwächter, signed 'Victoria I R' and dated by the Empress (Empress, 1858-1921, first Wife of Kaiser Wilhelm II, 1859-1941)

      1907 - under a fine image of her children, Crown Prince Wilhelm (1882–1951), Prince Eitel Friedrich (1883–1942), Prince Adalbert (1884–1948), Prince August Wilhelm (1887–1949), Prince Oskar (1888–1958), Prince Joachim (1890–1920) & Princess Victoria Louise (1892–1980), Wilhelm is seated in the centre with his sister in a white dress on his lap and his brothers stand around them, 8½" x 5¼", no place, (Berlin), Xmas Given to Ethel Howard, governess, 1895-1898, to the Kaiser's sons. Miss Howard was greatly loved by the Empress, her ladies and the boys, but despite her enjoyment of the work the constant strain of royal protocol, extra duty and no holidays took its toll and she left after two and a half years in their service. The Empress, her ladies and the boys kept in touch for several years. See Miss Howard's 'Potsdam Princes' (London and New York, 1916).

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        Stoffmusterentwurf. Originalaquarell, monogrammiert "JH".

      O. O., [um 1907]. - 210 x 207 mm (Blattgröße). Mit angehängten Original-Fäden und Etikett (9074a). Josef Hoffmann schuf eine Fülle von Möbel- und Modestoffentwürfen für die Wiener Werkstätte, die Fa. Backhausen, die Schwestern Flöge u. a. (vgl. Schweiger, WW, S. 220ff.). Johannes Spalt (Hg.), Josef Hoffmann. Porträts-Signets-Stempel, S. 103.

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