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        Jurist, Historiker und Schriftsteller (1834-1912): Eigenh. Manuskript der Ballade \"Der Streit um die Krone\", von Dahn geschrieben mit Tinte. Mit Korrekturen in Bleistift. Königsberg, ohne Jahr [1910]. 8º. 8 S. (Überschrift und 17 Strophen mit jeweils 8 Zeilen) auf 5 Blatt

       Die handschriftliche Druckvorlage von Felix Dahn (vollständiges Manuskript) ist mit wenigen Korrekturen (des Druckers) in Bleistift versehen und ging (\"Correctur an d Autor\") dann wieder an den Verfasser zurück. - Die Ballade handelt vom Machtkampf persischer Prinzen um die Krone der Sassaniden und eine Intrige der Priesterkaste: \"Das schlaue Haupt der Magier / Plante beiden Wettbewerbern / Um die Tiara Untergang\", denn \"Nicht der Priester, nein der König / War des Reiches Herr gewesen\". - Doch der Sohn von \"Zezdedscherd, dem Löwen-Tödter\" besiegt die Löwen, welche die Tiara bewachen und wird vom Volk als wahrer König ausgerufen. - Es geht Felix Dahn also hier wieder um Kirchenkritik und die Durchsetzung von rechtmäßiger Herrschaft. - DABEI: Ein Kuvert (Dahn an Theodor Kohn, Wien, Harmoniegasse 8. Abgestempelt: Breslau 16. IV. 1910 - Briefmarke ist ausgerissen) und eine Farbpostkarte (1908) mit Porträt Dahns.- Die Abb. ist e. Auswahl aus den 8 Seiten. Versand D: 4,00 EUR Autograph, Autografen, autographs, Eigenh. mit U. , = eigenhändig mit Unterschrift,

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Husslein]
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        Engraved Military Commission

      1910 - SIGNED as President "Wm H Taft" and COUNTERSIGNED by Secretary of War "JM Dickenson" [Jacob M. Dickenson]. 15.25" x 18.5" thick, crisp, smooth vellum in near fine condition with only 6 expected mailing folds and some faint soiling near top left corner. Taft's signature is in his short but flourishing, firm hand in gold ink. United States of America War Office brilliant blue, embossed seal in lower left corner missing one tooth. Calligraphic hand completed portion of the document is steady and handsome. The vellum still shivers. This will make any wall a credible example of framed manuscripts. Additionally signed by The Adjutant General "Fred C Ainsworth" on June 4, 1910 in upper left corner within the red stamped administration. He was credited as an organizational genius who took control of the records keeping of the military.William Howard Taft (1857 - 1930) was the 27th President of the U.S. from 1909 - 1913 and the 10th Supreme Court Justice from 1921 - 1930.The Commission favors "John H. Janeway" as "Colonel on the retired list of the Army" on the "twenty third day of April 1904". Dr. Janeway is cited in the book, "Battlefield and Classroom" by Brig. Gen. Richard Henry Pratt for his work on the Plains with the Indians and eventually became the Deputy Surgeon General. "And I do strictly charge and require all Officers and Soldiers under his command to be obedient to his orders as "Colonel, retired".Given under my hand at the City of Washington." - Wm H Taft. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Montgomery Rare Books & Manuscripts]
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        Le Corbusier et Pierre Jeanneret: Oeuvres Complete (Vols. 1-6 {of 8}) --All in Nice Dustjackets

      Zurich: Les Editions d'Architecture (Editions Girsberger). Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good +. A handsome example of the first 6 (of 8) volumes in the ambitious "Oeuvre Complete" of Le Corbusier. All 6 volumes are early re-issues and all are very presentable and well-preserved. Tight, clean and Near Fine in crisp, VG+ to Near Fine dustjackets. Uniform oblong quartos, hundreds and hundreds of crisp black-and-white photos, designs and drawings. Text in French, English and German. The volumes are: "Le Corbusier & Pierre Jeanneret 1910-1929"; "Le Corbusier & Pierre Jeanneret 1929-1934"; "Le Corbusier & Pierre Jeanneret 1934-1938"; "Le Corbusier 1938-1946"; "Le Corbusier 1946-1952"; and "Le Corbusier 1952-1957"

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        Bertillonnage. Handleiding voor den Beambte belast met de toepassing der lichaamsmeting enz. volgens het stelsel van Alphonse Bertillon.

      ( Ohne Erscheinungsjahr wohl jm 1910- 1920 erschienen. In niederländischer Sprache ). Mit 180 Seiten, 2 n.n. Blätter ( Register ). Mit 32 schwarz-weißen, teils fast blattgroßen Illustrationen im Text sowie 1 Frontispiztafel *Classificatie der Signaleement-Kaarten in drie gelijke Kasten aan het Ministerie van Justitie *. Weinroter goldgeprägter, wappengeschmückter Ganzlederband mit umlaufendem Goldschnitt, Groß8 ( 24,5 x 16 cm ). Der Einband gering fleckig, gering berieben ( Rückdeckel etwas stärker fleckig und etwas lichtrandig, desgleichen der schmale Einbandrücken ). Innen mit altem Exlibris *Dr. Gustav Roscher * auf Vorsatzblatt, sowie handschriftlichem Widmungsvermerk ( etwas unleserlich ) a chez ami Dr. Roscher del auteur... * ( der Autorennamen hier aber nicht Alphonse Bertillon ). Innen einige Seiten gering fleckig bzw. gering stockfleckig, wenige Seiten mit kleinen Randläsionen. - außerordentlich selten - ( Gewicht 650 Gramm ) Dr. Gustav Roscher ( * 25. Juni 1852 in Elze 24. Dezember 1915 in Hamburg ) war ein deutscher Jurist und von 1900 bis 1912 Polizeichef und ab 1912 dann Polizeipräsident in Hamburg. ( Weitere Bilder auf Anfrage further pics on request )

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        Exlibris Musik-Bibliothek Peters (Musikverlag) Männliches Porträt (Beethoven?), rechter Arm auf eine Mauer gelehnt, in linker Hand einen Hut haltend. Schwarzer Druck.

      1910 - Alte handschriftliche Bleistiftnotiz auf unterem Bogenrand: "SEHR selten. Nur in wenigen Probeabzügen vorhanden!". Ohne Altersangabe, ca. 1910. Papierbogen min. altersfleckig, am äußeren Rand etw. wellig, sonst sehr guter Zustand.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Robert Loest]
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        The Spirit of Romance: An Attempt to Define Somewhat the Charm of the Pre-Renaissance Literature of Latin Europe

      London: J. M. Dent & Sons, [1910]. First Edition. Octavo (21cm.); original olive-brown blind-embossed cloth, decorative gilt-lettered spine, top edge gilt, others uncut; x,251pp.; title page printed in red and black. A hint of rubbing to cloth extremities, textblock gilt a bit dulled, else Near Fine. Lacking dust jacket. GALLUP A5a.

      [Bookseller: Lorne Bair Rare Books]
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        Rhinegold & The Valkyrie 1st trade with rare DJ

      William Heinemann, London 1910 - The Rhinegold & The Valkyrie, first trade edition, 34 tipped-in colour plates by Arthur Rackham, plain illustrations and decorations, captioned tissue guards, light scattered spotting, occasional light offsetting, pictorial endpapers, fine original pictorial cloth, gilt with the scarce dust-jacket, spine darkened, spine ends and corners a little chipped, short split to upper joint, a few light stains, still an excellent copy overall, 4to. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        WRITTEN IN THE RAIN. By John Trevena [pseudonym] ..

      London: Mills & Boon, Limited, [1910].. Octavo, pp. [i-iv] v [vi] vii [viii] [1] 2-344 + 32-page publisher's catalogue for "Spring, 1910" inserted at rear, original red cloth, front panel stamped in black and blind, spine panel stamped in gold. First edition, first issue with the earliest publisher's catalogue. A collection of thirteen short stories, many weird and fantastic, including "Bugs and Other Things," in which insects seek vengeance against a man who burned an "ant city." "The Frozen Man" is a "wonderful piece of weird imagination, combining as it does the descriptions of a first class practitioner of supernatural fiction with something of Jack London's talent for stories of the wilderness." - Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy Volume III, p. 81. Locke notes that Trevena is "one of the better writers of his day." Ernest George Henham (b. 1870), a writer of regionalist fiction, published nineteen novels, most with West Country settings. Not in Bleiler (1948; 1978), Day (1963) or Reginald (1979; 1992). Cloth a bit soiled, a very good copy. A very scarce book. (#156627)

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc. ]
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        Cinq grandes odes suivies d'un processionnal pour saluer le siècle nouveau

      Edition in large part original (the first ode, "The Muses," was published earlier) and printed in 215 numbered copies on laid Arches paper.Binding half carton wedge vellum way back lightly browned on five bands set with gilded friezes and decorated with double gilded boxes decorated with golden typographical motifs, golden tail date marbled paper plates with small lacks of paper, guards and contreplats of handmade paper, wrappers and back preserved and bound in, gilded head, shaded guards, contemporary binding.Rare spots without gravity, nice copy initials decorated with magnificent colors. Bibliothèque de l'Occident Paris 1910 25,5x33,5cm relié

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        BERGAMO FOGLIO 4 CARTA D'ITALIA DEL TOURING CLUB

      ISTITUTO GEOGRAFICO DE AGOSTINI, NOVARA 1910 - ITALIANO Carta geografica scala 1:250.000, con lieve fioritura e leggermente ingiallita ai bordi, in allegato fascicolo di 31 pagine con l'indice dei nomi, tutto riposto in bustina ingiallita, con fioritura, lievi segni di usura e con piccole tracce di umidità

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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        Moving Animals. A Novel Book for Children with Verses by Sheila E. Braine. Mit Illustrationen von G. H. Thompson.

      London: Nister &Co. Ltd. o.J. [ca. 1910] Nister Ziehbilderbuch. No. 3932. - Die 6 Bilder zeigen Zootiere hinter Gittern. Durch den Ziehmechanismus entstehen überraschende Effekte. Es öffnen sich das Maul eines Krokodils und die Schnäbel der Pelikane. Ein Elefant greift mit seinem Rüssel nach einer Tüte Futter. Zwei Papageien beginnen einen Kampf. Ein Nilpferd frißt einen Regenschirm. Zwei Affen öffnen eine Scherzkiste. - Kanten geringfügig berieben. Hinterer Deckel leicht fleckig. Papier etwas gebräunt. Ohne Fehlstellen.

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        Spiridon Le Muet (spiridon The Mute)

      Paris, France: Publications Jules Rouff Et Cie. Very Good+. 0. Trade Edition. Hardcover. B&W Illustrations; This copy was published between 1910 and 1913 (based on the publisher's information). This book is an oversized hardback book. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The spine ends and corners have some light bumping, rubbing and beginning fraying. The top spine end has several small nicks and beginning tears. The bottom front spine joint has an inch long tear to the cloth. The front book cover is heavily illustrated in gilt, green, and black. The text pages are clean and bright. The endpapers have toning to all edges. The front hinge has just started. Top edge gilt (TEG). "Grousset was born in Corte, Corsica, and studied medicine before commencing a journalistic career. In 1869 he began working for the weekly newspaper La Marseillaise, writing pro-revolutionary articles. ... He returned to France after the 1880 amnesty, becoming involved in literature and physical culture, but eventually returning to politics and, in 1893, becoming a Socialist Deputy for the 12th arrondissement of Paris. Like Jules Verne, he was another discovery of publisher Pierre-Jules Hetzel. He "collaborated" with Verne on Les Cinq Cent Millions de la Begum (1879) , L'Étoile du Sud (1884) and L'Épave du Cynthia (1885). Some scholars[who? ] believe that these works were based on manuscripts written by Grousset and rewritten by Verne at Hetzel's request. " "and finally Spiridon le Muet [Spiridon The Mute] (1907) , a remarkable novel about a human-sized, intelligent ant. The character of Spiridon, depicted as a non-human alien, gifted with great knowledge, an insatiable scientific curiosity but no human feelings or emotions, the victim of mankind's petty jealousies and racial fears, is a striking departure from the Vernian influence that permeated the rest of Laurie's works." .

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        Inondations de Paris.

      Paris 1910 - 5 épreuves argentiques montées sur carton (152 x 217 mm). Série de cinq vues prises par Pierre Petit les 29 et 30 janvier 1910 : La Gare de Lyon, le Cours la Reine, le Pont de l'Alma, Avenue Montaigne, le Pont Alexandre III. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bonnefoi Livres Anciens]
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        Sechs Zeichnungen in dekorativem Stil.

      Mu?nchen, Georg D. W. Callwey [1910]. \"35 x 46 cm. Titelbl. m. gr. Vignette u. 6 Tafeln. Graue OFlügelmappe m. mont. Deckelschi. (m. abstraktem Ornamentmuster) u. innen m. Papierbezug (m. Flächenmuster). Mappe an den Ecken bestoßen, m. einigen Schabspuren u. am Rücken etw. lädiert, m. mont. Widmung auf vord. Spiegel (?Frau Anni Wagner zur Weihnacht 1930 mit besten Wünschen von A. R-r?). - Beilieg. Original: Blumenstrauß in Vase; zweifarb. in Kleisterpapier-Technik mit Verdrängungsdekor, monogrammiert u. datiert ?CJS 21? und nummeriert ?No.2?, in Passepartout montiert (Bildausschnitt 12,5 x 14 cm; Pp 30 x 40 cm); verso mit hs. Namenszug (Bleistift) ?Katharina Schäffner?.\" \"Vgl. Biograph. Lex. zur Geschichte der böhm. Länder III, 608; Toman II. Sehr seltenes Mappenwerk (im Handel derzeit kein Exemplar und im KVK lediglich bei 2 Bibliotheken nachweisbar: University of Illinois u. Library of Congress, Washington). - Die 1884 in Prag geborene Malerin, Zeichnerin, Grafikerin und Illustratorin Katharina Schäffner studierte an den Kunstakademien in Berlin und München. In Prag lebte und arbeitete sie zusammen mit Hermine Laukota (1853-1931), durch die Schäffner auch künstlerisch betreut wurde. Mit reger Anteilnahme am Prager Kunstgeschehen, lebte sie als freischaffende Künstlerin in Berlin. Sie schuf insbesondere Ornament-Motive. Im Zuge des Expressionismus prägte sie eine eigene Variante mit der Bezeichnung ?Ausdruckskunst?. Bereits 1908 (noch vor Kandinsky) experimentierte S. in Zeichnungen wie \"\"Seufzer\"\" oder ?Sturm\"\" mit Abstraktion. Sie war Mitglied des ?Deutschen Werkbundes? und im ?Verein deutscher Malerinnen in Böhmen?. 1908 erschien die Mappe \"\"Eine neue Sprache?\"\" bei Callwey im Kunstwart-Verlag, München mit einer Besprechung von Ferdinand Avenarius; 1910 Sonderausstellung zusammen mit August Brömse im Kunstsalon Arnold (Dresden); 2014/2015 war sie vertreten bei der Ausstellung \"\"Ab nach München! Künstlerinnen um 1900\"\" (Stadtmuseum München). - DIESES OBJEKT UNTERLIEGT DER DIFFERENZBESTEUERUNG.\" Versand D: 15,00 EUR Kunst, Mappenwerke, Graphik, Zeichnung, 20. Jahrhundert, Tschechien

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Löcker]
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        La Terre.

      G. Charpentier et Cie, Paris 4228 - In-12 (190 x 130 mm) de [2] ff., 519 pp.Plein maroquin brun, compositions mosaïquées de style Art Nouveau sur les plats, dos à quatre nerfs sautés orné de même, doublure et garde de tissu décoré, large encadrement intérieur de maroquin orné d?un quadruple filet doré, tête dorée, non rogné, couvertures et dos conservés, étui bordé (Marcel Bailly). EDITION ORIGINALE. Un des 275 exemplaires sur papier de Hollande, second et dernier grand papier.Parfait exemplaire dans une belle reliure mosaïquée de Marcel Bailly, qui fut le doreur de Dubosc puis de Mercier avant de devenir professeur à l?École Estienne de 1910 à 1930 environ.Vicaire VII, 1212. Carteret II, 486.

      [Bookseller: Librairie d'Apre-Vent]
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        THE VOICE OF SPRING - Alma-Tadema, 1910.

      THE VOICE OF SPRINGHeliogravure vervaardigd in 1910 door Arthur Tooth & Sons naar het schilderij (Opus CCCXCVII) van Sir Lawrence (Lourens) Alma-Tadema. In de tijd met de hand gekleurd. H x B: 34,8 x 83,5 cm.Het is nog fris op deze heldere ochtend. Gezeten op een halfronde marmeren bank drukt ze haar gewaad tegen zich aan. De anemonen in de weide suggereren dat het nog vroeg in de lente is. Ze kijkt dromerig, mediterend op The Voices of Spring: lachende, spelende kinderen en de tonen van een lier op de achtergrond. Op een marmeren altaar doen de geuren en het geknister van brandende dennenappels geofferd voor Bacchus, mooie herinneringen herleven.Misschien was het het gedicht ?The Voice of Spring? uit 1890 van schrijfster Mary Howitt, dat Alma-Tadema heeft doen inspireren dit werk te maken:Turn thine eyes to Earth and Godfor there the Spring has given;clothed the Earth, and cleared skies:for thy pleasure of thy food,pour thy soul in gratitude. Prijs: ? 3.150,- (incl. lijst).

      [Bookseller: Inter-Antiquariaat MEFFERDT & DE JONGE]
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        Von Fehden und Kämpfen. Bilder aus der Geschichte der Arbeiterbewegung Magdeburgs. (SPD-Parteitag 1910).

      Zustand: unt. Rücken in den Gelenken ca. 4 cm angeplatzt / etw. berieben / Rückdeckel geringfügig fleckig / Deckel etw. gewölbt / selten! Inhalt: Vorbemerkung / Wilhelm Weitling / Vor und waehrend des Schandgesetzes. Von Ernst Wittmaack / Die erste Eroberung Magdeburgs durch die Sozialdemokratie. Von August Heine / Magdeburger Polizei und Justiz. Von August Mueller / Erinnerungen. Von Otto Landsber / Die Bewegung der Magdeburger Jungen. Von Paul Kampffmeyer / Die Volksstimme / Die Magdeburger Parteiorganisation. Von Fr. Holzapfel / Die Sozialdemokratie in der Kommune. Von Alwin Brandes / Die Gewerkschaftsbewegung in Magdeburg. Von Karl Moessinger / Das Genossenschaftswesen in Magdeburg. Von Paul Hoffmann / Alt-Magdeburg. Mit 16 montierten SW-Abbildungen: 1. Wilhelm Weitling 2. Weitlings Taufurkunde 3. die sozialdemokratischen Reichstagsabgeordneten Magdeburgs (mit Knickstelle) 4. Polizeiliche Schaufensterbewachung 5. Das Gfaengnis zu Gommern 6. Blick in den Gefaengnishof zu Gommern 7. Das Geschaeftshaus der Volksstimme 8. Polizeiliche Absperrung am Ulrichstor am 13. Feburar 1910 9. Wahlrechtsdemonstranten am Agnetenplatz am 10. April 1910 10. Wahlrechtsmaifeier 1910 - Am Mittagsee 11. Wahlrechtsmaifeier 1910 - Absperrung der Nordbruecke 12. Wahlrechtsmaifeier 1910 - im Luisenpark 13. Alt-Magdeburg vor der Zerstoerung - gezeichnet nach einem Kupferstich aus dem Anfang des 17. Jahrhunderts 14. Der Marktplatz zu Magdeburg um das Jahr 1700 - gezeichnet nach einem Stich aus dem Anfang des 18. Jahrhunderts 15. Der Domplatz in Alt-Magdeburg - gezeichnet nach einem Kupferstich aus der Mitte des 18. Jahrhunderts 16. Der Alte Markt zu Magdeburg um das Jahr 1800

      [Bookseller: Trigon - Versand-Antiquariat & Tee-Versa]
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        La solita canzone del Melibeo.

      Edizioni Futuriste di Poesia, 1910. qualche segno a matita nel testo

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        Baigneuse Debout, À Mis-Jambes Woman Bathing, Standing Up to Her Knees in Water

      Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919, French): Baigneuse Debout, À Mis-Jambes (Woman Bathing, Standing Up to Her Knees in Water), 1910. Original etching printed in black ink on wove paper. An etching with margins, with consistent plate tone throughout, from the 1st edition published in the Théodore Duret, Histoire des peintres Impressionistes, Grant Richards, London, 1910.Catalog: Delteil 23; Leymarie R23; Stella 23. Platemark: 6.5 x 4.25 inches (165 x 108 mm). In excellent condition, with obvious age toning. Framed, glazed. Provenance: Estate of Walter P. Plotz of Wantagh NY. Purchased from the Whitehall Arts Gallery in Annapolis, MD. Shipped insured and protected.

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        Literarisches und künstlerisches Miturheberrecht. Inaugural-Dissertation zur Erlangung der Doktorwürde bei der juristischen Fakultät der Universität Leipzig. Eingereicht von Lothar Schreyer, stud. jur. aus Blasewitz bei Dresden.

      Erste Ausgabe. - Mit dieser Dissertation promovierte Lothar Schreyer 1910 in den Rechtswissenschaften. - Schreyer (1886-1966) war von 1916 bis 1928 Schriftleiter von Herwarth Waldens expressionistischer Zeitschrift ?Der Sturm? und Leiter der 1918 gegründeten Sturm-Bühne. Ab 1921 leitete er für zwei Jahre die Bühnenwerkstatt am Bauhaus in Weimar. - Titelseite mit Besitzvermerk von Alf Schreier [d.i. der Sohn von Lothar Schreyer]. - Gut erhaltenes Exemplar.

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        Menus and Invitations for the Societe Archeologique, Historique & Artistique le Vieux Papier our l'etude de la vie & Des Moeurs d'autrefois (Archaeological Society, Historical and Artistic Old Paper for the Study of Life & Habits) 1910-

      1910. Includes three (3) invitations to attend the annual dinner of the French Old Paper Society for 1910, 1911 and an unknown year plus four (4) menus for 1911, 1912, 1914 and 1926. Fine printing and imagery. The society celebrated its 100th dinner on April 28, 1914.A predecessor to The Ephemera Society (UK) and the Ephemera Society of America. One year's menu featured humanity towards animals.

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        Neuer Schmuck

      Julius Hoffmann, Stuttgart 1910 - Large oblong 4to, decorated portfolio, darkened and rubbed, with decorated paper flaps. Plates fine. Twenty-four lithographic plates in pale green tint, each showing a number of brooches, necklaces, combs, earrings, et. Maurice Dufrène was a founding member of the Société des Artistes Decorateurs and worked on Meier-Graefe's "La Maison Moderne". He designed furniture, ceramics and interiors as well as jewelry. His later style evolved to Art Deco and he designed a salon in the Ambassade Francaise pavilion in the 1925 Paris Exposition. An illustration can be found on my website, www.braitemanbooks.com by clicking on Catalogue 31 (item 39). Size: Large Oblong 4to [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Festschrift zur 200 Jahrigen Jubelfeier der Altesten Europaischen Porzellanmanufaktur Meissen

      Dresden 1910 - First edition. 43 full page plates, 11 in full colour & 377 black and white. 1 vols. Folio. Original cloth. Cover slightly soiled. Top edge blue. Two signatures sprung. Otherwise, fine 43 full page plates, 11 in full colour & 377 black and white. 1 vols. Folio [Attributes: First Edition]

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        VITTORE CARPACCIO La Vie et l'Oevre du peintre, in 2 volumes

      Librairie Hachette, Paris 1910 - BIJ-Glass. This edition is two large size volumes, 12 X 8 inches, in French, in beautiful vellum with overlapping edges and all gilt page edges. Volume one has 163 pages, and black and white illustrations and drawings. Volume two begins with chapter 7, pp 165 to 317, with all of the illustrations, in black and white. TIPPED IN to the rear of volume two is the original vellum cover of the first French edition plus the spine label. A beautiful set of two books, in cream vellum with gilt titles and trim. Laid paper for end papers. This set deserves a fine library. EACH VOLUME WEIGHS FOUR POUNDS. EXTRA POSTAGE WILL BE REQUIRED. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        New Rules for the Game of Mail: Concerning the Manner of Playing it Properly and of Deciding the Various Points Which May Arise in the Game

      Paris: Charles Huguier & Andre Cailleau. (1910). Facsimile of the 1717 edition. 24mo. 74pp. Full red calf with gilt title and decoration on spine. All edges gilt. Decorative endpapers. Green cloth bookmarker. Introduction by Andrew Lang. Illustrated with four plates. Spine ends worn, else near fine, lacking the glassine dustwrapper. This French game is similar to Scottish golf. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Collection of seven notebooks chronicling the Great War and one mans role in keeping the Royal Navy at sea.

      Six volumes in note books blocked to upper board "D.278, Measurement Book" 8vo and a pocket game book also 8vo. Written in pencil in a minute but very readable hand. Volume one is dated 1910, the anonymous author could have been a Petty Officer on the cruiser HMS Intrepid at the time she was being converted to a Minelayer. The author uses the notebook for a very detailed summary of the work involved, the ships company (including which ships the ratings had come from) very precise time sheets for individuals, lists of stores required - ticked off presumably as they were acquired, lists of accidents and their causes and a number engineering diagrams. At the close is a summary of the Refit. Five further volumes covering the years 1915 to 1918, detail the course of the war in great detail with extensive notes, with details of daily events, losses, facts, parliamentary debates reports and opinions. One of the most interesting aspects of his coverage is his grasp of the war on all fronts and a keen interest in what the German newspapers are reporting. He is sceptical of both sides and generally pessimistic about the outcome. "The present government consists of the most reactionary members of both parties. As usual the war is being used by the ruling classes as a means of enriching themselves at the expense of the poorest - 12-715". He gives a reasoned account for not volunteering for the army and clearly sees that conscription will be introduced. The books also include details of his own wartime activities - he would seem to have been a civilian worker in the ship yard at Dover working on the ships of the Dover patrol. The volume 1916-17 has details of work carried out on the ships of the Patrol as well as the detailed daily coverage of the war including the casualty lists and economic statistics. A remarkable survey of the war from an intelligent well informed working class man. The seventh book is a detailed analysis of daily casualty figures - was his choice of the game book coincidence or a deliberate ironic choice. Glimpses of his interests come through with book lists and records (headed by Wagner). The books are a fascinating read and deserve a detail study. Very good some dust-soiling to the original cloth.

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        The Big Book of Fairy Tales.

      London: Blackie and Son Limited,, c. 1910. Edited by Walter Jerrold and Illustrated by Charles Robinson. Quarto. Original blue cloth, titles and pictorial decoration to spine and front cover gilt, edges gilt, pictorial endpapers green and red. Colour frontispiece and 121 colour plates, 16 red and black plates and numerous black and white illustrations in text. Contemporary gift inscription to head of front free endpaper. Spine rolled and faded, light bumps to extremities and head of front cover, slight wear to bottom tips, inner rear hinge cracked but holding, a very good copy. First edition, dated 1911 to title page, but with a Christmas gift inscription dated 1910 to front free endpaper, most likely published in late 1910 and post-dated 1911.

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        Celtic Myth & Legend / Indian Myth & Legend / Myths of Pre-Columbian America / Myths of China & Japan / Myths of Babylonia & Assyria / Classic Myth & Legend / Romance & Legend of Chivalry.

      London, Gresham Publishing, c. 1910. - Seven volumes. 14.5 cm x 22 cm. XIV, 450 pages / XLVIII, 463 pages / XIV, 351 pages / XVI, 404 pages / XXXIX, 537 pages / XVI, 443 pages / XII, 439 pages. Original Hardcovers decorated with Celtic symbols in black and gilt on green boards. With Illustrations in Colour and Monochrome. Some foxing to the page edges and inside the books. Otherwise very good condition with only minor signs of external wear. [Myth and Legend in Literature and Art]. Mythology can refer to the collected myths of a group of people—their collection of stories they tell to explain nature, history, and customs or to the study of such myths. As a collection of explanatory stories, mythology is a vital feature of every culture. Many sources for myths have been proposed, ranging from personification of nature or personification of natural phenomena, to truthful or hyperbolic accounts of historical events to explanations of existing rituals. Although the term is complicated by its implicit condescension, mythologizing is not just an ancient or primitive practice, as shown by contemporary mythopoeia such as urban legends and the expansive fictional mythoi created by fantasy novels and comics. A culture's collective mythology helps convey belonging, shared and religious experiences, behavioral models, and moral and practical lessons. The study of myth dates back to ancient history. Rival classes of the Greek myths by Euhemerus, Plato, and Sallustius were developed by the Neoplatonists, and later revived by Renaissance mythographers. The nineteenth-century comparative mythology reinterpreted myth as a primitive and failed counterpart of science (E. B. Tylor), a "disease of language" (Max Müller), or a misinterpretation of magical ritual (James Frazer). Recent approaches have rejected conflict between the value of myth and rational thought, often viewing myths as expressions to understand general psychological, cultural, or societal truths, rather than as inaccurate historical accounts. In modern society, myth is often regarded as historical or obsolete. Many scholars in the field of cultural studies are now beginning to research the idea that myth has worked itself into modern discourses. Modern formats of communication allow for widespread communication across the globe, thus enabling mythological discourse and exchange among greater audiences than ever before. Various elements of myth can now be found in television, cinema, and video games. (Wikipedia).

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        Alfa Romeo. Catalogue raisonné 1910-2000 (2 Bände im Schuber)

      Leinenschuber + Leineneinband + Schutzumschlag Englisch, Französisch, Italienisch Der "Catalogue Raisonné" ist ein zweibändiges Werk im Leinenschuber mit zusammen 630 Seiten. Für die Qualität bürgen schon die Autoren (u.a. Luigi Fusi, Alfieri etc.). Der erste Band enthält diverse Themen : Die industrielle Geschichte von Alfa Romeo 1910-1982 (Altieri) Die industrielle Geschichte von Alfa Romeo 1983-1988 (Matteucci) Die industrielle Geschichte von Alfa Romeo 1989-1999 (Alfieri) Technische Innovationen bei Alfa von 1910 bsi zum Alfasud (Fusi) Von der Ölkrise zur Übernahme von Fiat 1983-1989 (Matteucci) Letzte technische Innovationen 1989-1999 ( Alfieri ) Die Karosseriebauer (Puttini) Die Renngeschichte 1910-1982 (Cernuschi) Die Renngeschichte 1983-1999 (Alfieri) Der zweite Band ist der eigentliche "Catalogue". Dort werden alle Modelle von 1910 bis 2000 auf mindestens einer kompletten Seite vorgestellt mit Produktionszahlen, technischen Daten etc. Im Anschluß werden noch einige Prototypen genauso abgehandelt. Für den engagierten Historiker sicher ein "Must have". The definitive resource on Alfa Romeo production cars. A large, expensive, two-volume set, complete with photos, production numbers, and the factory's blessing.

      [Bookseller: Language Center]
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        Mission San Fernando Rey de España

      [c. 1910]. Photograph (202 × 480 mm). 2 ink stamps of the Santa Barbara Free Public Library, red pen mark, and partial Haines blind stamp to verso. Minor creases from handling and a few faint spots, adhesive residue to verso. Excellent condition. One of a series of photos taken by William Amos Haines (1877–1953), who travelled through the United States in the first decades of the 20th century making early panoramas with a rotating Kodak Cirkut camera. He was particularly interested in California's Spanish missions, and took photographs of a number of these sites around 1910. Mission San Fernando Rey de España was founded in 1797 by Father Fermín Lasuén. The buildings were restored in the 1940s and the mission is now the final resting place of Bob Hope.

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        The Poetical Works of Lord Byron

      Froude, London 1910 - Pp.x,924; Frontispiece portait, a fine prize binding in contemporary calf with Auckland University College with elaborate gilt decorations on spine. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Collected Verse of Rudyard Kipling. With Illustrations by W. Heath Robinson.

      Toronto: The Copp Clark Co. 1910 - Large octavo. Recent full red morocco, titles and decoration to spine gilt,single rule to boards gilt, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. A fine copy. Illustrated with 9 mounted colour plates, captioned tissues and 8 black and white line-drawings by W. Heath Robinson. First Canadian Edition. A handsomely bound copy.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Orientalische Reiter. Ölgemälde auf Platte.

      Bildmaß: 36 x 48,5 cm ( Höhe x Breite ), Öl auf Platte, links unten mit *Jon Popp* signiert, undatiert, ca. um 1910. Alt gerahmt ( Rahmenmaß: 43 x 55,5 cm ). Offenbar wird eine Attacker der Reiter dargestellt, der farbige Reiter auf dem braunen Pferd vorn scheint eine Schlange am Boden zu erschießen. Der Rahmen stärker bestoßen und etwas beschädigt, das Gemälde von guter Erhaltung. Falls ein Versand gewünscht wird dann bitte nur ausgerahmt, ansonsten bitte Selbstabholung in meinem Ladengeschäft )

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        (Das vollständige Grundwerk über die Macrolepidopteren der Paläarktis.) Die Groß-Schmetterlinge der Erde. Eine systematische Bearbeitung der bis jetzt bekannten Großschmetterlinge. In Verbindung mit nahmhaften Fachmännern herausgegeben von Prof. Dr. Adalbert Seitz. Abteilung 1: Die paläarktischen Groß-Schmetterlinge. 4 Text- und 4 Tafelbände in zusammen 8 Bänden.

      Stuttgart, F. Lehmann‘s & Verlag des Seitz‘schen Werkes (Alfred Kernen) 1910-1915.. Gr.-Quart. Goldgeprägtes Org.-Halbleinen (in Lederoptik) mit jeweils 2 Rückenschildern. Mit zusammen 245 Tafeln – vollständig. Eine detaillierte Kollation kann angefordert werden. Von wenigen verstreuten Braunfleckchen abgesehen einwandfrei erhalten. Erste Ausgabe. Nicht in Nissen, ZBI. – Das wohl aufwendigste Werk zu den Macrolepidopteren der Welt, das jemals gedruckt wurde, für die Tafeln wurden bis zu 14 (!) lithographisch übereinandergedruckte Farbtöne kombiniert. Die Publikation des Gesamtwerkes, welches ursprünglich bis 1912 vervollständigt werden sollte, zog sich jedoch wider Erwarten über einen Erscheinungszeitraum von fast 50 Jahren hin. Kriegsbedingt blieben einige Bände dennoch unvollendet – die Herausgabe endete 1954, 16 Jahre nach dem Tode Seitz‘. Das Werk sollte in jeweils einer Abteilung die vier biogeographischen Regionen der Welt abdecken, beginnend mit der hier vorliegenden Paläarktis, deren Fauna in folgender Aufteilung abgehandelt wird: Band 1: Tagfalter. Band 2: Spinner und Schwärmer. Band 3: Eulenartige Nachtfalter. Band 4: Spannerartige Nachtfalter. Diese Gliederung wurde auch für die folgenden Abteilungen zu den übrigen drei biogeographischen Regionen beibehalten; 1932-1954 erschienen zur paläarktischen Abteilung noch 4 Supplementbände, die jedoch allesamt ausgesprochen selten sind.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Stefan Wulf]
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        Le Secret de Wilhelm Storitz. Hier et demain - Contes et Nouvelles. (1 éléphant)

      Paris, Collection Hetzel 1910 - 2 ouvrages en 1 volume. Les Voyages Extraordinaires. 62 gravures monochromes. 12 hors texte en couleurs. Complet & Contrôlé. Le Secret de Wilhelm Storitz. Illustrations par George Roux. Hier et demain - Contes et Nouvelles. Illustrations par L. Benett, F. de Myrbach et George Roux. ÉDITION ORIGINALE RARE. Paris, Collection Hetzel - 1910 - 219 et 247 pages. Imprimé par Gauthier-Villars, relié par Engel. Cartonnage polychrome Hetzel à 1 éléphant. Titre dans l'éventail. Dos au phare. 2e plat avec initiales JH. Tranches dorées. Gouttière régulière. Pas de rousseur. Parfait état. Format in-4°(28x18). 1ère Edition [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Livres et Collections]
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        Concerning The Three Principles Of The Divine Essence

      London: John M Watkins, 1910. 1st Edition Thus. Hardcover. Good. 1st Printing Lxiv, 809 Pp. First Printing Of This 1910 Edition, With New Preface By Barker, Otherwise A Facsimile [Text Is Completely Modernized And Footnoted] Of The Rare 1648 Edition. Green Cloth, Gilt. Binding Completely Refurbished And Rebacked With Original Cloth Spine And Covers, Original Gilt Still Bright, Covers Clean And Evenly Colored. Former Owner's Signature Dated 1971. The Frontispiece Is Tipped Onto The Page Facing The Title Page, But There Is Printing On The Back Of The Plate, Indicating It Was Removed From Another Publication, But There Is Another Plate, A Portrait Of Boehme, Facing The First Page Of The Preface, Which Appears Original. A Large, Heavy Book; International Postage By Usps Priority Mail Or Express Mail Box, Insured, Is About $65.

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        Railway Map of the Dominion of Canada. 1910. Honourable Frank Oliver, Minister. W. W. Cory, Deputy Minister [Original 1910 Map in Eight Parts]

      Department of the Interior Canada, 1910. Undetermined. very good. Original 1910 Map in 8 Seperate parts. Eight seperate sheets each measuring roughly 31" X 29.5" (78.75 X 75 cm). Some discolouration and mild chipping to the edges though generally not intrusive past the margins. Soft colouring. Slight rippling. A nice looking set. very good An interesting and very large map showing the Railway Dominion of Canada. Relief shown by spot heights. Includes "Index to railways" and "Table of railway distances.". 1910

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        Internationale Zeitschrift für Psychoanalyse Bd. XV - XXVI (11 Bde.): .

      4, je ca. 600 S., einzelne Taf., Privat-HLdr. m. goldgepr. Rückenschildchen, und 5 Zierbünden., Umschläge nicht beigebunden, sonst gute Exemplare. Pro Jg. 4 Hefte, davon 1 Doppelheft. - Als "offizielles Organ" der Internationalen psychoanalytische Vereinigung erschien seit 1910 das "Zentralblatt für Psychoanalyse", redigiert von Wilhelm Stekel. Nachdem Stekel aus der psychoanalytischen Bewegung ausschied, aber nicht bereit war, die Kontrolle über das Blatt aufzugeben, gründete Freud 1913 die "Internationale Zeitschrift für Ärztliche Psychoanalyse", die 1920 in "Internationale Zeitschrift für Psychoanalyse" (IZP) umbenannt wurde. Nach dem Anschluss Österreichs 1938 wurde der Internationale Psychoanalytische Verlag liquidiert.

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        Pictures in Color

      New York. Charles Scribner's Sons. 1910. Bound in 1/2 olive cloth and paper covered boards with pictorial coverplate and gilt titles. Folio. 12.5" x 17.5". The First Edition. Illustrated with 16 full page colour plates on coated paper by Harrison Fisher. The mildest of rubbing to front board. Front cover slightly bowed. Repaired small tears to fly leaf and half-title which extend laterally 2" from gutter and affect no images. An unusually tight and bright Near Fine copy of a title most often found in deplorable condition.

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        The North Pole.

      New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company,, 1910. Its discovery in 1909 under the auspices of the Peary Arctic Club. With an introduction by Theodore Roosevelt and a foreword by Gilbert H. Grosvenor. Large octavo. Original dark blue vertically-ribbed cloth, gilt lettered spine and front cover, pictorial stamp to front cover in white, grey, and red, top edges gilt. Coloured frontispiece and 7 coloured plates from photographs, large folding map, 100 monochrome illustrations from photographs. Front inner joint cracked but sound, slight glue residue on front pastedown (from removal of bookplate), frontispiece lightly creased, but overall a superior copy. First trade edition, first printing. Presentation copy, inscribed on the front free endpaper by the Arctic explorer Donald MacMillan: "Ak-su-nai! (May you be strong), Eskimo greeting, Donald MacMillan". Donald Baxter MacMillan (1874-1970), "explorer, sailor, teacher, philanthropist, researcher, and lecturer, made over 30 expeditions to the Arctic in his 46-year career. He travelled over 300,000 miles charting new territory, training students, performing scientific research and studying and aiding the native people of Labrador and Greenland. He pioneered the use of radios, airplanes, and electricity in the Arctic, brought back films and thousands of photographs of Arctic scenes, and put together a dictionary of the Inuktikut language" (Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum, Bowdoin college online). MacMillan ran a series of summer schools "where boys could learn seamanship and navigation... Through his summer schools MacMillan came to the attention of the polar explorer Robery Edwin Peary, himself an alumnus of Bowdoin, and for several years the two maintained a correspondence. As a result, MacMillan was offered a place on nPeary's expedition of 1905-06, but teaching commitments caused him to postpone the opportunity until 1908, when he accompanied Peary on his final and successful assault on the North Pole. Unfortunately, on the way to the pole, MacMillan, who had suffered frost-bite to his heels and had nearly lost his life after falling though the ice, was forced to return south on 14.3.08. The party had reached 84° 29' N and was some twenty-six days from its destination" (Howgego, Polar, M11). Macmillan is pictured opposite p. 17 and is mentioned a number of times (hunting walrus, "ill with grip", reconnoitring, "takes charge of sports", "entertains Eskimos" etc). At p. 231 Peary comments "MacMillan was invaluable to me during this period. Seeing the restlessness of the Eskimos, and without waiting for any suggestion from me, he gave himself absolutely to the problem of keeping them occupied and interested in games and athletic 'stunts' of one kind and another. This was one of those opportunities which circumstances give a man silently to prove the mettle of which he is made". This is the work that forms the basis for Peary's claims to have been first to the pole. In his history of Arctic exploration, Fergus Fleming describes Peary as "undoubtedly the most driven, possibly the most successful and probably the most unpleasant man in the annals of polar exploration" (Ninety Degrees North: The Quest for the North Pole, 2001, chapter 16 "I must have fame"). Copies are seldom found in such attractive condition and with such an appealing provenance.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        AFFICHE : GEGEN UNFALL VERSICHERT HELVETIA

      - Date : 1910 Dimensions : 91x125cm Imp : Paul Bender, Zurich Condition : entoilée A Affiche originale entoilée en très bon état.

      [Bookseller: Philippe Beguin Affiches et livres ancie]
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