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        Balcony House, Mesa Verde National Park - Photograph

      Very Good. Toned photograph of Balcony House, Mesa Verde National Park in winter. Photograph taken after 1910 excavation. Photograph is b&w and measures 16" wide by 10" tall. Light wear and soiling to corners and light soiling to back of photo. 1/8" size chip near right edge. After reviewing a collection of 24 photographs acquired from the Pennington heir collection, it seems that most said photographs were artist proofs due to many identical images with slight variations in exposure. William Marion Pennington photographed people and landscapes across the Southern United States in the early 1900's. In 1907, he and fellow photographer, Lisle Updike opened Pen-Dike Studio in Durango, Colorado; Pennington managing the studio, doing portrait work and operating the dark room, and Updike taking photos in nearby towns and mining camps. In 1911 Pennington took sole control of the studio and renamed it Pennington Studio. Around this time he also obtained a contract from the National Park Service to photograph the cliff dwelling at Mesa Verde National Park. This photograph depicts Balcony House, which was occupied by the Ancestral Puebloans from around A. D. 1180 to 1280 and has 40 rooms. Along with many of the other cliff dwellings at Mesa Verde, occupation at Balcony House ended around A. D. 1300. ; 1 pp .

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        Chile en 1910. Edición del Centenario de la Independencia

      Imprenta, Litografía y Encuadernación "Barcelona", Santiago de Chile 1910 - X + 554 pp páginas [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Libreria de Antano (ILAB & ABA Members)]
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        The Riddle of the Sands.

      London, Smith Elders & Co.1910. Second edition. 8vo. Publisher's decorated black cloth, titles in white to the spine, unfortunately virtually all of the white lettering has chipped off. Light fraying to head of spine. Decorated boards sharp and clean with a couple of splashmarks. Internally clean.Illustrated with fold out maps and charts.A very good copy of the second edition of a book contentiously described as the first modern espionage novel, vying for the title with Kipling's Kim, published two years earlier. Originally written after he returned injured from action in South Africa and first published in 1903 the novel of encroaching conflict with Germany was highly influential and is actually credited with the founding of British naval bases at Invergordon and Scapa Flow; newly regarded as strategically important after examination of the scenarios in Childer's novel. Childers was of course a staunch advocate of Irish Home Rule and was found guilty of possessing a firearm in contravention of the Irish Emergency Powers Resolution and sentenced to death by firing squad in 1922. His characteristically humourous last words to the firing squad were 'Take a step or two closer lads, it'll be easier that way.' Author, soldier and intelligence officer :1 , British Government: nil. Bleiler; Checklist of Fantastic Literature [382]. Listed in The Observer's All-Time 100 Best Novels [2003].

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        Stollwerck Chocolade - Gustav Tischer.

      Serie van 6 ontwerpen voor Stollwerck?s Chocolade plaatjes ca. 1910. Aquarel en gouache op velijnpapier door Gustav Tischer, gemonogrammeerd. Afmetingen elk ca. 6,5 x 13,5. Als set in 1 lijst.Rond de wisseling van de 19e naar de 20e eeuw was chocolade een lekkernij voor de gegoede orde die alleen op bijzondere gelegenheden werd genoten. In 1912 kostte 1 reep zoveel als 20 broodjes.In de jaren 90 van de 19e eeuw begon Stollwerck bij zijn chocoladerepen plaatjes toe te voegen. Oorspronkelijk werden de plaatjes verzameld in sigarendoosjes, maar later ontstond het idee net als bij postzegels de plaatjes in albums op te bergen. De repen werden veelal verkocht via chocolade automaten. Binnen een paar jaar na de invoering van de verzamelplaatjes steeg de omzet met 40 procent. Stollwerck hechtte grote waarde aan de vormgeving van de series en reserveerde 100.000 mark om bekende kunstenaars voor het ontwerp ervan aan te trekken, dat lukte bij Max Liebermann, Elli Hirsch en ook Gustav Tischer.De onderwepen reflecteerden de laatste stand van de wetenschap van die tijd en ze droegen bij aan de vorming van de bevolking. De plaatjes werden graag op scholen ingezet omdat schoolboeken nauwelijks kleurrijk beeldmateriaal bevatten.De ontwikkeling van de verzamelplaatjes verliep in Europa vrijwel tegelijkertijd. In Nederland begint Verkade in 1903 met de productie van de bij ons bekende plaatjes.Bij de aanvang van de eerste wereldoorlog zette Stollwerck de productie van de verzamelplaatjes stop. Pas in 1930 verschenen er weer een paar series, maar zonder groot succes.Prijs: ?1.250,- (incl. lijst, incl. 21% BTW).

      [Bookseller: Inter-Antiquariaat MEFFERDT & DE JONGE]
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        Ulster Journal of Archaeology Volume 1 - Volume 16.

      Belfast: Ulster Archaeology Society, 1894 -1910. - 24 x 18.5 cm. Eight uniformly-bound volumes containing the first sixteen volumes of this revived Journal. The Ulster Journal of Archaeology was first published between 1853 and 1862, and then ensued a 32-year gap before its revival with Vol. I No. I, in September 1894. In quarter leather and green boards. Six-panelled spines with raised bands, gilt decoration, lining, and titling. Marbled endpapers. Each volume is illustrated and has plans, etc. Vol. I,II, 313+291 pp. Vol. III,IV, 294+270+45 pp. Vol. V,VI, 246+251 pp. Vol. VII,VIII, 208+202 pp. Vol. IX,X, 186+191 pp. Vol. XI,XII, 189+192 pp. Vol. XIII, XIV, 192+192 pp. Vol. XV,XVI, 188+152 pp. Showing slight shelfwear and edge-rubbing, but overall in very good condition. Probably bound for a previous owner in his personal library binding.

      [Bookseller: Saintfield Antiques & Fine Books]
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        Gesammelte Werke. Band 1 - 11. Komplett.

      Braune Original-Leinenbände mit den extrem seltenen Schutzumschlägen, ca. 500 S.. Band 5 Erstausgabe W/G 15, Band 7 Erstausgabe W/G 14. Raabe 146/15. Band 1: Der Prozeß. Band 2: Das Schloß. Band 3: Amerika. Band 4: Erzählungen. Band 5: Hochzeitsvorbereitungen auf dem Lande. Band 6: Beschreibung eines Kampfes. Band 7: Tagebücher 1910 - 1923. Band 8: Briefe an Milena. Band 9: Briefe 1902 - 1924. Band 10: Briefe an Felice. Band 11: Briefe an Ottla. Band 10 in der 2. Auflage. Einige Umschläge oben leicht angerändert, sonst sehr frische Exemplare. Werkausgabe

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      Prague: Politika 1910 - Quarto 26x21 cm, wrappers, 29pp. No. 202 of 250 copies. First edition of poems of St. Bonaventura, translated by Oldřich Novotný. The entire book ---- typography, vignettes, page design, initials, decorations and full-page illustrations, are all woodcuts by Josef Vachál. A second edition was released in 1912 by Jakub Deml with his preface. No copies of this first edition in North American libraries. 1400 [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Michael Fagan Fine Art & Rare Books]
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        Dem unentwegten Vorkämpfer für menschliche Behandlung der Auswanderer, dem Förderer des Passagierverkehrs über Hamburg, Herrn Inspektor a.D. Anton Klompass zur freundlichen Erinnerung an die Firma B. Karlsberg Hamburg

      B. Karlsberg, Hamburg 1910 - Oblong folio (11 1/2 x 15 1/2"). Unpaginated. [170] leaves (Plates). Original embossed leather binding splendidly illustrated in gilt and black, with gold lettering to front cover. Raised bands. Two braided leather strips. All paper edges red. Decorative endpapers. Impressive remembrance book offered to Anton Klompass, with an equally impressive dedication gilt-stamped on front cover: "To Inspector Anton Klompass, the steadfast champion of human treatment of the emigrants, the promoter of passenger traffic via Hamburg - A friendly souvenir from the B. Karlsberg company, Hamburg."The book contains 170 duo-tone heliogravures on high quality paper (Zanders-Bütten and Vélin).The striking photographs, attributed to Hamburg-based photographers Georg Koppmann* and Johann Heinrich Strumper, depict various views of the buzzing Hamburg harbor, as well as the historic "Speicherstadt" warehouse district at the turn of the century.The views include the "Hamburg" steamship of the Hamburg Amerika Linie at dock and ready to depart; Dock workers; Sailing ships at dock and leaving the harbor; Ships in dry-dock; Cranes loading and unloading merchandise ships; Tugboats; Harbor storage; Coal barges; Die neue Elbbrücke, etc.Each plate measures 10 3/4 x 15", and while most of the images measure 6 3/4 x 9", a few measure either 5 3/4 x 9" or 6 x 7 3/4". A few minor scratches to binding. Text on front board in German, gothic script. Binding and interior in very good condition. * Georg Koppmann (1842-1909) was a German architectural and topographical photographer. He established a studio in Hamburg around 1865 where he documented the condemned areas to be replaced by a new city center and the Free Port, opened in 1888. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Zeitschrift für bildende Kunst. Neue Folge Beiblätter u. Beil.: Gesellschaft für Vervielfältigende Kunst: Mitteilungen der Gesellschaft für Vervielfältigende Kunst; Beiblätter u. Beil.: Kunstchronik; Beiblätter u. Beil.: Kunstchronik und Kunstliteratur; Beiblätter u. Beil.: Kunstchronik und Kunstmarkt; Beiblätter u. Beil.: Kunstgewerbeblatt

      Leipzig : Seemann, 1910 - IV, 324 S., 33 cm Zustand: Lederrücken- und Ecken, Bezugspapier in Lederoptik, Einband deutliche beschabt, Bindung fest, Papier teils leicht altersfleckig, gebräunt --- Inhalt: Mit Originalradierungen /-lithos von Peter Halm, Hans Neumann jr (OFarbholzschnitt), Dürer (Heliogrvüre), Armand Rassenfosse, E. Thysebaert, Paul Bürck, Max Liebermann (ORadierung Im Garten), Emil Orlik, Alphonse Legros , Getrud Leschner (OHolzschnitt), John Jack Vrieslander (2x), Ulrich Hübner M5-1#Elisabeth*** Hinweise: Eine ordentliche Rechnung liegt der Sendung in jedem Fall bei. ** Paypal: der Bezahl-Link kommt spätestens abends per Mail, Versand auf Rechnung ist nur bei institutionellen Kunden möglich*** Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 2300 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      1910. SCHILLER, Friedrich. Works. Edited by Nathan Haskell Dole. Boston: Francis A. Nicholls & Company, [circa early 20th century]. Ten volumes. Octavo, contemporary three-quarter blue crushed morocco gilt, raised bands, gilt-decorated spines, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt, uncut and partially unopened. $2200.Limited “Lyceum Edition” of SchillerÂ’s works, number 263 of only 750 sets numbered for sale in the United States, with numerous full-page illustrations throughout, including full-color frontispieces.Includes the poems, a life of Schiller by Heinrich Düntzer, and the aesthetical and philosophical essays. This set specially bound for Ernst Mahler, who helped transform Kimberly Clark into one of the largest paper corporations in the world.Interiors fine. Minor wear to corners of handsome bindings. A near-fine set.

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        The Complete Peerage of England Scotland Ireland Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant Extinct or Dormant or A History of the House of Lords and All Its Members from the Earliest Times

      The St. Catherine Press Ltd, 1910, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Revised Edition. Volumes I - II edited by Hon, Vicary Gibbs; Volume III - IV edited by Hon. Vicary Gibbs with the assistance of H Arthur Doubleday; Volume V edited by Hon. Vicary Gibbs and H A Doubleday; Volume VI edited by H A Doubleday, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard De Walden; Volume VII - IX & XIII edited by H A Doubleday and Lord Howard de Walden; Volume X edited by the Late H A Doubleday, Geoffrey H White and Lord Howard de Walden; Volume XI - XII Part I edited by Geoffrey H White; Volume XII Part II edited by Geoffrey H White with the assistance of R S Lea; Volume I Ab-Adam to Basing, pub. 1910, xxxvi and 504 pages; Volume II Bass to Canning, pub. 1912, 661 pages; Volume III Canonteign to Cutts, pub. 1913, 648 pages; Volume IV Dacre to Dysart, pub. 1916, 773 pages; Volume V Eardley of Spalding to Goojerat, pub. 1926, 803 pages; Volume VI Gordon to Hurstpierpoint, pub 1926, 715 pages; Volume VII Husee to Lincolnshire, pub 1929, 753 pages; Volume VIII Lindley to Moate, pub. 1932, 853 pages; Volume IX Moels to Nuneham, pub. 1936, 799 and 173 pages; Volume X Oakham to Richmond, pub 1945, 848 and 136 pages; Volume XI Rickerton to Sisonby, pub 1949, 748 and 161 pages; Volume XII Part I Skelmersdale to Towton, pub. 1953, 816 and 51 pages; Volume XII Part II Tracton to Zouche, pub. 1959, 961 and 47 pages Volume XIII Peers Created 1901 to 1938, pub. 1940, 630 pages. All volume are bound in green cloth which is a little darkened and have gilt lettering on the front and the spine. Sound binding throughout. All volumes have vacant presentation plate on inside of front cover stating "Presented to ..... by J G Murray Esq of Coles Park, Near Buntingford, Herts" with the exception of Volume XIII where the plate is completed with "Stockton-On-Tees Public Library. Clean uncut (untrimmed) pages. Volume X has a vacant library date sheet on the front end-paper and a library stamp on the title-page and the first text page. Volume XI has a vacant library date sheet on the inside of the front cover. Volume XII Part II has had some pages opened carelessly with reulting irregularities to vertical page edges. Volume XIII has small library stamps on title-page, sub-title page and at page 57. First printing in this edition. 14-volume set (complete). No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 55017031121.

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        19 Bände. Nietzsche, Friedrich: Werke. Alle Bände in identischer Ausstattung. Mischauflage, vereinzelt in Erstauflage.

      Kröner / Naumann Vlg., Leipzig 1910-1919. - 19 Bände. Nietzsche, Friedrich: Werke. Kröner Vlg., 1910-1919. Alle Bände in identischer Ausstattung. Mischauflage, vereinzelt in Erstauflage. Nietzsche’s Werke. Je gr.8°, Halbledereinband, teils mit aufklappbaren Facsimiles. Teils Kröner Vlg., Leipzig, teils Naumann Vlg., Leipzig. Einbände minimal berieben, sonst schöner Zustand, wenn nicht unten anders angegeben. Erste Abtheilung [Abteilung]. Bd. I: Die Geburt der Tragödie, unzeitgemäße Betrachtungen (1917, eine s-w-Abb., 606 St., Schnitte mit Fleckchen); Bd. II: Menschliches Allzumenschliches, Erster Bd. (1917, 444 St.); Bd. III: Menschliches Allzumenschliches, Zweiter Band (1916, 25.Tsd., 391 St.); Bd. IV: Morgenröthe (1917, 384 St.); Bd. V: Die fröhliche Wissenschaft (1915, 21.Tsd., 375 St.); Bd. VI: Also sprach Zarathustra (1919, 225.-227.Tsd., 523 St., Reihentitel und Bildseite lose); Bd. VII: Jenseits von Gut und Böse, Zur Genealogie der Moral (1910, 32.-33.Tsd. von Jenseits., 28.u.29.Tsd.v.Genealogie., ca. 500 St.); Bd. VIII: Der Fall Wagner, Götzen-Dämmerung, Nietzsche contra Wagner, Umwerthung aller Werthe (1. Buch Der Antichrist), Dichtungen (1919, 487 St.); Zweite Abtheilung: Bd. IX: Nachgelassene Werke, aus den Jahren 1869-1872 (1903, 2. völlig neu gestaltete Ausgabe, 1.-2.Tsd., 474 St.); Bd. X: Nachgelassene Werke, aus den Jahren 1872/73-1875/76 (1903, 2. völlig neu gestaltete Ausgabe, 1.-2.Tsd., 528 St.); Bd. XI: Nachgelassene Werke 1875/76-1880/1881 (1919, 3.Ausgabe, 422 St.); Bd. XII: Nachgelassene Werke 1881-1886 (1919, neugestaltete Ausgabe 3. Aufl., 437 St., Einbandrücken oben mit minimaler Läsur); Bd. XIII: Nachgelassene Werke (1903, 1.-2.Tsd., 383 St.); Bd. XIV: Nachgelassene Werke, Unveröffentliches aus der Umwerthungszeit 1882/83-1888 (1904, 1.-2.Tsd., 442 St.); Bd. XV: Ecce homo, Der Wille zur Macht 1.u.2.Buch (1911, 2.völ.n.gest.u.verm.Ausg.desWillenszurMacht 11.-12.Tsd., 2.-3.Tsd.d.Eccehomo; 500 St.); Bd. XVI: Der Wille zur Macht, 3.u.4.Buch (1911, 2. völlig neu gestaltete und vermehrte Ausgabe, 11.-12.Tsd., 560 St., Schnitt unten mit Fleckchen); Dritte Abtheilung: Bd. XVII: Philologica Erster Band, Gedrucktes und Ungedrucktes aus den Jahren 1866-1877, hrsgg.v. Ernst Holzer (1910, 352 St.); Bd. XVIII: Philologica zweiter Band, Unveröffentlichtes zur Litteraturgeschichte, Rhetorik und Rhythmik, hrsgg.v. Otto Crusius (1912, 340 St.); Bd. XIX: Philologica dritter Band, Unveröffentlichtes zur antiken Religion und Philosophie, hrsgg.v. Otto Crusius u. Wilhelm Nestle (1913, 462 St.).

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        Poems of the Past & Present.

      London: Chapman & Hall, 1910 - Octavo. Original green cloth, titles gilt to spine and front, top edge gilt. Spine a little darkened, ends and corners rubbed, some marks to cloth and the boards somewhat bowed, front free endpaper excised, first blank tanned, a good copy. 3pp publisher's advertisements at the rear. Errata slip tipped in at contents. First edition, first impression, of Radcliffe-Hall's book of poems, this copy annotated by a committee of contemporary female poets. The front free endpaper has the ownership inscription of "Eliot Bliss, 67 Carlton Hill, St John's Wood, London N.W.8." and is further annotated in her hand "This Book has been ANNOTATED and Revised, after much careful consideration (to which the 3 editors devoted one whole evening) by the following - Miss Eliot Bliss, poet + novelist, Mrs Anna Wickham (distinguished poet!) Miss Constance Spencer, musician, All being personally acquainted wih the LIFE & LETTERS of Miss Radclyffe HALL, Dec 1926, London." Eliot Bliss (1903-90) was a Jamaican-born, London-based novelist and poet who was supported by Vita-Sackville-West, and whose novels (Saraband, The Luminous Isle, The Albatross) explored lesbian themes. She was romantically involved with "distinguished" poet Anna Wickham (1883-1947), who lived a bohemian literary life between London and Paris (where in the 20s she fell in love with the "Amaon" of Paris Natalia Barney). Her poems were published by Harold Munro of the Poetry Bookshop. We cannot trace the "musician" Constance Spencer. This fascinating copy has been annotated with revise,d mostly mocking, titles. Though clearly the product of an evening's facetious entertainment, this copy nonetheless presents a compelling example of contemporary avant-garde readers' responses to the poems of this notable modernist lesbian author. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Golfing Curios and 'The Like'

      Sherratt & Hughes, London 1910 - 149pp. Illustrated with 33 b/w plates. G : in Good condition without dust jacket. Boards and spine faded. Some browning within. Teg [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Mission San Juan Capistrano.

      [c. 1910] - Photograph (202 × 510 mm). Ink stamp of the Santa Barbara Free Public Library, red pen mark, and Haines blind stamp to verso. A few small marks, crease to lower left corner. Very good condition. Presented in hand finished stained oak frame with UV glass. 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 Juan Capistrano was founded in 1776 and is home to the oldest building in California still in use, a chapel built in 1782. It is well known for its beautiful architecture, picturesque ruins, and the swallows that nest there in spring.

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        The Golf Courses of the British Isles. Illustrated by Harry Rountree.

      London: Duckworth & Co., 1910 - Large square octavo. Original green cloth, titles and floral decoration to spine and front cover gilt and green, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Gift inscription to front free endpaper. Spine gently rolled and toned, small bumps to ends and tips, light foxing throughout, small pencil note to tissue guard of plate facing p. 64. Colour frontispiece and 63 colour or monochrome plates with captioned tissue guards by Harry Rountree. First edition, first impression, in the first issue binding with the illustrator's name misspelled "Rowntree" on the front; an essential part of any golfing library, written by one of the great writers on the sport. Donovan & Murdoch note that the golf courses of Ireland were "eliminated" from the second edition (1925). Donovan & Murdoch 14410. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        The Tesla High Frequency Coil - Its Construction and Uses

      New York: D. Van Nostrand Company Inc.. Hardcover. xii, 119, 15 pp ads. Fifty-six illustrations including seven black and white photographic plates with frontis photo of a complete 12" apparatus. "An effort to place in the hands of advanced amateurs in electrical science a practical working manual on the construction of high-frequency coils, now so useful in scientific investigation." - from Introduction. Publisher's tag affixed to front free endpaper. Errata slip affixed to page 5. Tanning to outer half of each endpaper. Faint evidence something has been peeled from back of half-title page. Prior owner's inkstamp upon back of frontispiece. Prior owner's details written atop title page. Binding sound. Moderate wear to greenish-black boards. Some loss from white lettering upon front board. White lettering to backstrip is gone. A quality copy. . Good. 1910. First Edition.

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        Overland to India

      Macmillan and Co., Limited, , 1910. 2 volumes octavo. Original mid-blue cloth, title gilt to spine, camel head tool to the upper boards, top edges gilt, others uncut. In dust jackets. Coloured frontispieces and 4 other coloured plates, numerous black and white plates from photographs, 4 folding panoramas, 2 large folding coloured maps. Cloth a touch dulled in places, light toning, one photographic section a little loose, but overall a very good set in slightly rubbed and chipped jackets, that of Volume I lacking the top part of the spine, but unusual thus nonetheless. First edition in English, same year as the first in Swedish. An account of Hedin's journey from Tehran to Lahore, extensively, and superbly, illustrated from the author's own photographs.

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        Copper half-relief of Horatio Nelson

      1910. NELSON, Horatio. Copper half-relief bust portrait of Horatio Nelson. Society for Nautical Research, circa 1910. Copper half-relief measuring 11-1/2 by 16 inches; framed in birdseye maple, entire piece measures 14-1/2 by 18-1/2 inches. $25,000.Striking copper half-relief bust portrait of Horatio Nelson in military uniform, fashioned out of copper hull sheathing from the flagship where he fell, the H.M.S. Victory, captioned ""Nelson"" in the relief, handsomely framed in simple birdseye maple.This beautiful copper half-relief bust portrait of Horatio Nelson was fashioned out of the copper hull sheathing of the flagship where he fell in battle, the H.M.S. Victory. The solid, finely hammered and chased artwork shows tool marks and gilding under an even, well-aged patina, evidence of the quality of the craftsmanship. Following the battle of Trafalgar, the H.M.S. Victory was badly damaged and could not return to port under the power of its own sail. After delivering Nelson's body to London, the Victory was repaired and remained in active service until 1812, when she was moored at Portsmouth. The ship then served as a training vessel for some time. However, by the turn of the 20th century, she had deteriorated so badly that, in 1910, a group of enthusiasts established the Society for Nautical Research to help fund restoration of the ship. The essential parts of the project were not completed until well after the close of the Second World War. The very last repairs were not completed until 2005, just in time for the bicentennial of Trafalgar. Today, the Victory is the oldest commissioned warship in the world and attracts over 350,000 visitors per year as a museum ship. To help fund its restoration efforts, the Society for Nautical Research took unusable parts, such as nails and cooper sheathing, and melted them down to be refashioned as souvenirs. This handsome piece was among the most elaborate of these. From the military collection of Rodney Hilton Brown, founder of the War Museum, New York. Featured in an April 2015 article in The Mariner's Mirror, ""Benjamin T. Hill's HMS Victory Collection,"" by Rodney Hilton Brown.Tiny repaired split at top of relief, virtually invisible, that occurred upon manufacture. Fine condition.

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        John Wisden's Cricketers' Almanack for 1910 - 1910 to 1914 Wisden Hardbacks Set of 5.

      1910. This lot is a Set of 5 WW1 Hardback Wisdens - 1910 to 1914 Wisden Hardbacks. In Good to Very Good Condition but things to note re the 1912. The 1910 is in very good condition TFM to the page block else a 9/10, the 1911 has wear to the front board but excellent gilt and repaired hinges, the 1912 is in very good condition but the right front yellow pastedown and page 2 look facsimile, the 1913 is also in very good condition, a line to the spine cloth , the 1914 has a weak front hinge and slight wear to the front board but nice inside. All the books have their original photoplates.

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        Oak Pipe Rack Carved from H.M.S. Victory Timbers

      1910. (NELSON, Horatio). Oak Pipe Rack Carved from H.M.S. Victory Timbers. No place: circa 1910. Oak pipe rack, fashioned into the shape of an anchor with brass rings at the ends, designed to accommodate four pipes, 8 inches tall on a 7 by 3-inch base, with carved identification at bottom center: ""H.M.S. VICTORY"" $6500.Rare pipe rack carved from timbers of Admiral Nelson's flagship, H.M.S. Victory, to help fund restoration efforts to preserve the historic vessel early in the 20th century.The Battle of Trafalgar was a spectacular success for the British navy over the combined fleets of the French and Spanish navies, but the victory was tainted by the death of Admiral Lord Nelson, shot during the engagement by a French musketeer. Nelson's flagship H.M.S. Victory had been badly damaged in the fight and was towed to Gibraltar by HMS Neptune for repairs, before carrying Nelson's body to England where, after lying in state at Greenwich, he was buried in St. Paul's Cathedral on January 9, 1806. In 1910, the Society for Nautical Research was created to try and preserve the Victory for future generations, but the Admiralty was unable to help, having become embroiled in an escalating arms race; thus by the time Frank H. Mason published The Book of British Ships in 1911, Victory's condition was described as ""nothing short of an insult."" By 1921, she was in a very poor state, and the ""Save the Victory"" campaign was started, with shipping magnate Sir James Caird becoming a major contributor. (Restoration was finally completed well after the close of the Second World War; today, it is the oldest commissioned warship in the world and attracts over 350,000 visitors annually as a museum ship.) This pipe rack is from a generations-old British military and naval family collection; featured in an April 2015 article in The Mariner's Mirror, ""Benjamin T. Hill's HMS Victory Collection,"" by Rodney Hilton Brown.Typical age-wear with some minor oxidation to metal rings. An exceptional commemorative piece.

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      Ottawa: Government Printing Bureau, 1910., 1910. First edition. First edition. 8vo. Maroon cloth, titles stamped in gold gilt on the spine, 82 pp., introduction, footnotes. Peel 29 says "A journey to the Mandans made with Charles Mackenzie, another fur trader, while in the service of the N. W. C." Howes L IO7 says "First printing of the day-by-day journal of the first white man, after Verendrye, to visit the Big Horn country and the Crow Indians; first authoritative account of that tribe." Eberstadt 111: 657 says "A valuable source which easily ranks among the classics of the fur trade." Streeter III: 1832 says "... a valuable commentary upon the Lewis and Clark narrative as far as the Flatheads and Snakes are concerned." Former owner's bookplate on front pastedown sheet, else a clean, fine copy of an important fur trade item.

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      San Francisco: Pillsbury Picture Company, 1910. 1st. Original wrappers. First Edition. Small oblong 8vo. [20] leaves bearing 10 tipped-in original Pillsbury photographs (with captions) of Yosemite and environs. Publisher's photo-illustrated stapled wrappers. An early and scarce photographic pamphlet on Yosemite; no copies located in OCLC and unknown to the Yosemite bibliographer, Dennis Kruska. Arthur Clarence Pillusbury (1870 - 1946) who operated the "Studio of the Three Arrows" in Yosemite from 1906 to 1927, was a master of the orotone. Pillsbury, following the devastating 1906 San Francisco earthquake and fire, set up his studio in Yosemite Valley and sold thousands of postcards and photographic prints to visitors. At one time, he employed a young Ansel Adams. Pillsbury also experimented with less conventional media such as motion picture technology, panoramic photography, and the orotone.

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        The Life of King Edward VII

      John C. Winston Co. 1910 - Lightly read. Foxing to page edges. Heavy scuffing to back cover. Sunning to spine. 472pp. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Marcus Aurelius to Himself

      London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1910. The Thoughts of Marcus Aurelius Handsomely Bound ca. 1910 by Ramage of London [RAMAGE, binders]. Marcus Aurelius to Himself. In English by Gerald H. Rendall… Head Master of Charterhouse. London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1910. Golden Treasury Series. Small octavo (5 7/8 x 3 7/8 inches; 150 x 98 mm.). xlii, 167, [1, imprint] pp. Frontispiece with tissue guard. Some light foxing affecting front and rear blank leaves only. Handsomely bound by Ramage of London ca. 1910 (Stamp-signed in gilt on front turn-in). Full brown morocco, covers with double-gilt rules surrounding four large and elaborate gilt corner designs, spine with five raised bands, elaborately tooled and lettered in gilt in compartments, gilt board edges and wide turn-ins, blue mottled paper liners and endleaves, all edges gilt. A fine example of the work of this exceptional London binder. Born in London in 1836, John Ramage served an apprenticeship with John Wright, then went to Paris, where he was able to work with the distinguished Marcellin Lortic (1822-1892), who opened his shop on the Rue St. Honoré in 1840. In 1860 Ramage purchased the binding business of Alexander Banks, Jr., in Edinburgh, then returned three years later to London, where he was in business at various locations into the 20th century. Though the range designs is broad, Ramage bindings are celebrated for their remarkably delicate, careful, and elaborate gilt work. Marcus Aurelius. Latin: Marcus Aurelius Antoninus Augustus; [26 April 121 - 17 March 180 AD) was Roman Emperor from 161 to 180. He ruled with Lucius Verus as co-emperor from 161 until Verus' death in 169. Marcus Aurelius was the last of the so-called Five Good Emperors. He was a practitioner of Stoicism, and his untitled writing, commonly known as the Meditations, is the most significant source of the modern understanding of ancient Stoic philosophy. During his reign, the Empire defeated a revitalized Parthian Empire in the East: Aurelius' general Avidius Cassius sacked the capital Ctesiphon in 164. In central Europe, Aurelius fought the Marcomanni, Quadi, & Sarmatians with success during the Marcomannic Wars, although the threat of the Germanic tribes began to represent a troubling reality for the Empire. A revolt in the East led by Avidius Cassius failed to gain momentum and was suppressed immediately. Marcus Aurelius' Meditations, written in Greek while on campaign between 170 and 180, are still revered as a literary monument to a philosophy of service and duty, describing how to find and preserve equanimity in the midst of conflict by following nature as a source of guidance and inspiration.

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        Printed document signed

      1910. Signed. CHURCHILL, Winston. Printed document signed. London: July 11, 1910. Black-bordered printed document, one page, 8 by 12-1/2 inches. Framed with portrait of Churchill, entire piece measures 20 by 20 inches. $4500.Printed document, a 1910 letter of appreciation signed by Churchill, sent on behalf of King George V to Welsh Nonconformists for their resolution on the death of King Edward VII.The document, finished in hand and signed by Churchill as Secretary of State for the Home Office, July 11, 1910 and sent to R. Davies, Esq., Tuhwntirbwlch, Portmadoc [Wales], reads in full, “I am commanded by The King to convey to you hereby His MajestyÂ’s Thanks for the Loyal and Dutiful Resolution of the nonconformists of Portmadoc on the occasion of the lamented death of His late Majesty King Edward the Seventh. I am to say that the expression of sympathy with Queen Alexandra has been laid before Her Majesty, who desires me to communicate to you Her Thanks.” On May 6, 1910, after a reign of less than 10 years, King Edward VII died and was succeeded by his son as King George V. The Nonconformists of Portmadoc who had sent this resolution were Christians who refused to conform to the Church of England. Under magnification, there appears to be some black shading under ChurchillÂ’s brown ink signature; this may have been caused by splaying of the ink or, when Churchill signed this letter, the ink was very light and he signed his name a second time, going over his first signature. Three horizontal folds, none through ChurchillÂ’s signature. Handsomely framed and in fine condition.

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        A Note on Reduction in the Maturation of Male Eggs in Aphis

      Biol. bull. 1910. 18. 72-75 - Biol. bull. 1910. 18. 72-75 Only holding showing on World Cat in Ernst Mayr Library. This copy an inscribed Presentation copy to President M. Carey Thomas. First Woman president of Bryn Mawr. Nettie Stevens was a pioneer Geneticist. An important aossociation copy. Quality, Value, Experience. Media Shipped in New Boxes. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Group Portrait Postcard Photograph, by Pospisil, signed 'Pius P.P. X' (Giuseppe Sarto, 1835-1914, of humble origins, born in Riese near Venice, Condemned Theological Modernism in his 1907 'Pascendi' encyclical, Champion of Social Reform, Reformed the Liturgy, Canonized 1954)

      1910 - across the foot of the image, titled in French 'The Holy Father and his Court', showing the Pope in white robes and white skull cap, seated on his throne in a room in the Vatican, with eleven members of his court, all full length and full or nearly full face, published by Alterocca of Terni, 3½" x 5½", no date, circa It is very rare to find examples of this Pope.

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        Latham sur son Antoinette passe au dessus de Berlin.

      - altkolorierte Farblithographie v. Gamy b. Malibeau & Cie, Paris, dat. 1910, 74,5 x 28 cm Nur 9 Tage nach dem ersten geglückten Rekordflug von Orville Wright wurde mit der "Grossen Berliner Flugwoche" der erste Flughafen der Welt in Berlin-Johannisthal eingeweiht. Schon am folgenden Tag, am 27. September 1909, unternahm der Franzose Hubert Latham (1883-1912) den ersten "Überlandflug" vom Tempelhofer Feld zum Flugplatz Berlin-Johannisthal. Der sensationelle Flug über die Häuser Berlins wird beschönigend auf dem Plakat gezeigt, tatsächlich überflog Latham weitgehend Brachland, wurde jedoch von der Berliner Polizei wegen "Groben Unfugs" und unkalkulierbarer Gefahr, der er die Berliner Bürger aussetzte, zu einer Geldstrafe von 120 Mark verurteilt. – Rechter äußerer Rand etwas gebräunt, gering lichtspurig und fleckig, sonst sehr frisch und in leuchtenden Gouachefarben koloriert. ** Photos auf Wunsch im JPG-Format erhältlich.**

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        Edouard Manet.

      - Sein Leben und seine Kunst. Übers. v. E. Waldmann. Cassirer, Bln. 1910. 319 S., 1 Bl. mit 2 Orig.-Radierungen u. 1 Farbholzschn v. Edouard Manet u. zahlr. Abb. 4°. Leder mit goldgepr. Rücken- u. Deckeltitel sowie Kopfgoldschn. Teils fleckig, leicht berieben. Kapital gering beschäd. – Enthält die Radierungen "Baudelaire mit Hut", "Berthe Morisot" u. den Farbholzschnitt "Olympia" [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Kampong, en feestelijke bijeenkomst, West-Sumatra.

      - ca. 1910. Original photograph, gelatine silver print, 13,5 x 19,8 cm. KEYWORDS:sumatra/west-sumatra/indonesia/photo

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      Paris: Charles Carrington, 1910. First Illustrated Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good binding. With the stubbed in publisher's errata slip: "First Illustrated Edition of The 'Picture of Dorian Gray'. This illustrated edition was intended to be issued in 1908, the date given on the title page; but, after the text had been printed, the Artist unfortunately fell ill, and this is the reason why the book has not appeared before the present year, 1910. The Publisher". With frontispiece and six additional engravings, all with captioned tissue guards. In half-paper vellum over paper-covered boards, titled in gold at the spine; top edge gilt. The boards with minor discoloration. There is an attractive bookplate on the pastedown, and a previous owner's lovely signature with a small comic drawing in the corner of the endpaper, but overall a clean and attractive copy. Very Good binding.

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        Le château de la belle-au-bois-dormant

      Edition originale.binding en demi chagrin marron, spine lisse éclairci comportant de petites restaurations au niveau de la spine-end supérieure, plats de papier marbré, gardes et contreplats de papier à la cuve, couvertures conservées, tête dorée, binding de l'époque signée de Henry Joseph successeur de Pierson.Précieux envoi autographe signé de Pierre Loti à Raymond Poincaré.Infimes manques de papier en têtes des gardes et du premier plat de couverture conservé. Calmann-Lévy Paris 1910 12x18,5cm relié

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        Typed Poem Signed

      , 1910. 1910. Signed. DUNBAR, Paul Laurence. Typed poem signed. No place, circa 1900. One sheet, 8-1/2 by 11 inches. $2600.Typed poem in dialect signed by Paul Laurence Dunbar. Apparently a printer

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        Denkschrift aus Anlass der Maschinen- und Lokomotivfabrik Henschel & Sohn Cassel und der Vollendung der Lokomotive Fabriknummer 10000.

      Kassel: oV. 1910. Folio. 1 Bl, 147 S., Abb. (Photograv

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        Interesting Group of 8 unsigned Photographs, taken on manoeuvres, (1868-1918, Tsar of Russia from 1894, Assassinated after the Revolution)]

      1910 - the first 4 show in turn Nicholas II, full length in uniform, shaking hands with one of a large group of officers; chatting with another officer, raised behind him is the Imperial Standard with the Russian Coat of Arms; pointing towards the valley below, slightly blurred in the very near foreground is a man on a stretcher being photographed; and the Tsar bending in order to look through a periscope. The other 4 show a gentle slope with troops massing to the left in the middle distance; troops making their way up a much steeper hill, (taken from above and quite near the leaders); the same troops a moment later, apparently having been ordered to go down again -- these two give a good idea of the grassy rolling terrain; and the last showing several soldiers, one giving his horse a drink, and two others mounted beside a small water barrel carriage, each 6

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        The Tesla High Frequency Coil - Its Construction and Uses

      D. Van Nostrand Company Inc., New York 1910 - xii, 119, 15 pp ads. Fifty-six illustrations including seven black and white photographic plates with frontis photo of a complete 12" apparatus. "An effort to place in the hands of advanced amateurs in electrical science a practical working manual on the construction of high-frequency coils, now so useful in scientific investigation." - from Introduction. Publisher's tag affixed to front free endpaper. Errata slip affixed to page 5. Tanning to outer half of each endpaper. Faint evidence something has been peeled from back of half-title page. Prior owner's inkstamp upon back of frontispiece. Prior owner's details written atop title page. Binding sound. Moderate wear to greenish-black boards. Some loss from white lettering upon front board. White lettering to backstrip is gone. A quality copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Edison. His Life and Inventions

      1910. First Edition . Signed. (EDISON, Thomas Alva) DYER, Frank Lewis and MARTIN, Thomas Commerford. Edison. His Life and Inventions. New York and London: Harper & Brothers, 1910. Two volumes. Octavo, original gilt-stamped blue cloth, top edges gilt, original glassine (Volume II only). Housed together in a custom clamshell box. $8800.First edition of the first ""complete, authentic and authorized"" biography of Edison, boldly signed by him, inscribed by the author to one of the founders of Biograph Studios, one of the most important early movie studios: ""To my friend H.N. Marvin with compliments. Frank L. Dyer. Orange, N.J. June 15, 1911.""Primarily authored by Frank Lewis Dyer, who headed Edison's legal and corporate affairs for over a decade, with Electrical World editor Thomas Martin, this two-volume, generously illustrated work was ""long regarded as the standard, authorized biography… [and] is a rich source of biographical details, particularly on Edison's early career"" (Burt, The Biography Book, 125). Subsequent biographers would inevitably ""begin with a large debt to the authorized biography written in 1910 (and enlarged in1929)… Filled with good stories and extensive quotations from Edison himself, it tells Edison's life largely thorough his most well-known inventions… Dyer and Martin provide a good technical discussion of these inventions and furnish insight into Edison's inventive and business methods"" (Hessenbuch, 192). Additionally, as contemporary reviewers noted, Edison ""throws light on important phases of the economic history of our time… Edison has been almost through the whole of his career an organizer, manager, investor"" (Taussig, Quarterly Journal of Economics). With Edison's stamped signature on publisher's statement of authorization, Volume I. Illustrated with 26 full-page photogravures, including two frontispiece portraits. Volume II with a lengthy appendix detailing Edison's United States patents granted from 1868-1909 and his more than 1000 foreign patents, as well as informative diagrams and descriptions of his work on the telephone, incandescent lamp, phonograph, motion picture inventions and more. Without rare dust jackets or rare publisher's cardboard slipcase; with rare printed glassine for Volume II only. This copy is inscribed to Henry Norton Marvin, one of the founders of Biograph Studios, one of the early pioneers of the film industry. Marvin began working with W.K.L. Dickson—a former employee of Edison's—in the 1890s, founding a company that would go on to become The Biograph Company. At its height, director D.W. Griffith was making a steady stream of films for Biograph starring the likes of Mary Pickford, Lionel Barrymore, Lillian and Dorothy Gish and Mack Sennett (who would also direct for the company). Starting in 1908 Biograph became part of the Motion Picture Patents Company, an Edison-led consortium of studios that was finally dissolved in 1915 due to antitrust violations. At the time of this inscription, Marvin was vice-president and general manager of the company.Interiors generally fine, cloth of Volume I rubbed, gilt bright. An extremely good copy with a excellent film association.

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      London: Stanley Paul & Co.. London, Stanley Paul & Co., 1910. First Edition. First Impression. A wonderful association copy, presented by the author to her first son, Paul Bland. The inscription reads thus: "To Paul Bland, to \ whom this book \ was dedicated and \ is dedicated, this \ copy on his birthday, \ from E. Nesbit, his \ mother, who wrote \ the book \ June 28, 1910." Nesbit had a unfortunate marriage to Hubert Bland, though three children were borne of it. Paul (1880-1940) was the first. This would've been for his 30th birthday; he committed suicide another thirty years later, after a depression, thought in part to come from the fractured homelife and his father. Nesbit's most famous work, The Railway Children, was dedicated to Paul. The book itself is in decent shape with a tear to the cloth at the head of the spine and pulling all along, until separating a little at the bottom, the spine tips are bumped and rubbed. Internally, very good with a few signs of ageing and some spots of foxing. Overall a presentable copy with a wonderful and important association. The book itself is a collection of weird tales, with a good dose of the supernatural. [5694, Hyraxia Books]. . Very Good. Hardback. 1st Edition. 1910.

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