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        Boote am Strand. Ölgemälde auf Leinwand, rechts unten mit *Eug.Tabouret* signiert.

      - Bildmaß ca. 38 x 46 cm ( Höhe x Breite ). Öl auf Leinwand Rechts unten vom Künstler signiert, undatiert ( wohl um 1910 ). Gezeigt werden 2 Segelboote und ein Ruderboot die auf den Strand hochgezogen sind unter grau bewölktem Himmel. Das Bild etwas berieben, ansonsten recht guter Zustand. ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available ) [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        Fort Tryon Hall

      1910. First Edition . (BILLINGS, C.K.G.) FERREE, Barr. Fort Tryon Hall. New York: issued privately by the owner, 1910. Quarto, original full crimson morocco gilt rebacked with the original spine neatly laid down, Billings' coat of arms in gilt and silver on front cover, raised bands, watered silk endpapers, top edge gilt. $2400.Privately printed first edition of this catalogue of the Billings estate at Fort Tryon in Manhattan, richly illustrated with 11 full-page photogravures of the exterior and interior of Tryon Hall, 46 full-page photogravures of paintings and eight photogravures of fine ceramics in Billings' collection, and three photogravures of paintings of famous horses that he owned. Finely printed and handsomely bound in full morocco with the Billings' coat of arms by the Riverside Press.Cornelius Kingsley Garrison Billings (1861-1937) was a wealthy industrialist and a noted horseman. Tryon Hall, his splendid mansion, stable, and riding grounds, comprised an area of about 25 acres in the northern part of Manhattan Island, between Broadway and Riverside Drive, and 193rd and 198th Streets, and was generally considered the most lavish private house in Manhattan and one of the finest houses in the United States at the time. In 1916 Billings sold the house and grounds to John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Tryon Hall burned in a spectacular fire in 1926, and the city accepted Rockefeller’s gift of the new 67-acre Fort Tryon Park, which opened in 1935. There are 52 paintings in the catalogue, each with a text description, 46 of which are reproduced in photogravure. The book is complete as issued, gathered in twelves, all plates present. Bookplate. Ex-library Yale School of the Fine Arts, with ink stamp to table of artists represented.Interior clean, binding nicely restored, gilt bright. An excellent copy of this record of one of the great historic Manhattan estates from the final days of the Gilded Age.

      [Bookseller: Bauman Rare Books]
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        'African Game Trails"

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1910. Roosevelt, Theodore 'African Game Trails'. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1910 1st Edition tan end papers and 583, clear, minimally toned pages (gilt edged at the top) extensively illustrated with black & white photos and drawings in a three-quarter binding with brown leather on the corners and spine which has three raised bands with gilt borders and titles in the panels. The boards are covered in red/brown cloth. Weight 4 pounds 6.75"x9.75"x2" thick. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/no dust Jacket. Illus. by Kermit Roosevelt. 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Aoutobiography & Biography.

      [Bookseller: Mclin Haven]
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        Collection of 19 original watercolours of designs for lamps from the distinguished firm of G. Lebrun-Tardieu.

      Paris: n.p., [c. 1910]. Watercolour and graphite on variously coloured paper, a few with shaded backgrounds or borders, most numbered and titled. Sizes vary, largest approximately 380 x 240 mm, smallest 172 x 125 mm (display sizes within window mount), all mounted and housed in a custom made brown quarter leather solander box. A few signs of handling, one or two with short closed-tears or neat repairs but overall in excellent condition. A very appealing assemblage of designs for twelve chandeliers, one tall floor lamp, three wall sconces and three table lamps, from the firm of G. Lebrun-Tardieu, one of the leading manufacturers of bronze lighting in Belle Époque Paris; also present is a copy of the company price list, one photograph and two illustrated leaves from a catalogue showing a number of designs.

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        The North Pole With an Introduction by Theodore Roosevelt

      London: Hodder and Stoughton 1910 - London: Hodder and Stoughton. 1910. First UK Edition. Sm4to Ð 25.8cm. [xii], 326pp., 116 plates and illustrations from photographs including 4 photogravure, large colour fold-out map, 3 Appendices, Index. PublisherÕs sea foam green cloth, bright gilt spine titles with white stamped polar bear illustration in white ruled border, and white stamped borders and titles with bright gilt medallion portrait on front cover, white polar bear on back cover. A Near Fine copy with no prior ownership markings, no foxing, folds or tears Ð a Near Fine Copy. Ñ Arctic Bibliography 13230. The first person narrative of Peary's last expedition in 1908-09. Contents cover expedition organization, personnel, the voyage, the ÒRoosevelt'sÓ passage through the ice of Smith Sound-Robeson Channel; winter quarters at Camp Jesup, Cape Sheridan, north Ellesmere Island; hunting and game including musk oxen; sledging with illustration of the Peary sledge; preparations, organization of parties and his detailed account of the march to the North Pole. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Chet Ross Rare Books, ABAA]
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        Das Königsberger Schloß am Kaiser-Wilhelm-Platz in Königsberg mit dem Kaiser-Wilhelm-Denkmal. Original-Aquarell um 1910..

       In schönen warmen Pastelltönen gemaltes Aquarell, rechts unten von Dummert mit *J. Dummert, Königsberg i. Pr.* signiert, undatiert - wohl um 1910 gemalt. Bildgröße: 24,5 x 32,5 cm ( Höhe x Breite ), alt unter Passepartout und Glas gerahmt. ( Rahmenmaß: 34 x 41,5 cm ). Der Rahmen gering bestoßen, das schöne, detailreiche Aquarell von guter Erhaltung. ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available ) Versandkostenfreie Lieferung Dummert, Johannes Dummert, Königsberg, Königsberger Schloß, Ostpreussen, Google, Kaiser Wilhelm

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        Les Diaboliques -

      Librairie de la collection des Dix, A. Romagnol 1910 -, Paris - 1 volume. Fort in-4 322 pp. Sous étui bordé et chemise à dos de maroquin aubergine. Reliure plein maroquin aubergine. Dos à 4 nefs sautés orné de filets à froid se prolongeant sur les plats en des motifs végétaux mosaïqués et dorés. Doublure en maroquin havane dans un encadrement de maroquin mosaïqué. Gardes de soie peinte. Toutes tranches dorées. Couverture et dos conservés. Reliure signée Georges LEVITZKY. Edition illustrée de 38 eaux-fortes originales de LOBEL-RICHE, dont 21 planches hors texte (dont le portrait), 10 en-têtes et 7 culs-de-lampe. Superbe exemplaire dans une décorative et élégante reliure. TIRAGE LIMITE à 300 exemplaires numérotés. Celui-ci un des 120 exemplaires numérotés sur Japon contenant une triple suite des illustrations. EXEMPLAIRE UNIQUE enrichi de: - 3 planches libres inutilisées et non mises dans le commerce, en trois états chacune, et avec le dessin original préparatoire au crayon, signé, de l'une d'elles. - 4 beaux dessins originaux au crayon de couleurs, dont un signé. - 1 Lettre autographe signé de l'éditeur Romagnol à propos de l'illustration de ce texte: "{.} Notre choix s'est porté sur M. Lobel-Riche, jeune peintre et graveur aussi original que hardi, amoureux fervent de la femme, subjugué par les belles chaires palpitantes, mais dont l'oeil demeure lucide au cours des plus voluptueux émois. {.} Les bibliophiles apprécieront sans nul doute le charme de cette collaboration que, de son vivant, le maître écrivain aurait souhaitée". [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie KOEGUI]
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        HUNTING TRIPS IN NORTHERN RHODESIA

      Published by Horace Cox, 1910. 1st edition.. Hardback. Very Good. Very good condition with no wrapper. Gilt titles. Onlay to front cover. Accounts of Sport and travel in Nyasland and Portuguese East Africa and also notes on the game animals and their distribution. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. 118 pages plus 2 pages of adverts. Minor neat repair to top of spine edge. Corners bumped. Foxing to outer page edges. [S]

      [Bookseller: Stella & Rose's Books]
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        The Merry Wives of Windsor

      William Heinemann, London - 1910. Deluxe numbered edition, limited to 350 copies, signed by Thomson. Illustrated with 40 mounted full-page color plates by Thomson. One tiny speck on the spine and light foxing to the preliminaries as usual; rear tie missing, else a fine bright copy with no bowing to the boards. A truly superior copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: The Literary Lion, ABAA]
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        Der Eisenhans. Ein Märchen aus der Sammlung der Brüder Grimm mit sieben Originalradierungen von Otto Ubbelohde.

      Gießen o. J. (1910) - Folio.7 Orig.- Radierungen. Jeweils ca. 49,5 x 37 cm Blattgröße. Mit der originalen Halbleinen- Mappe (ca. 60 x 43 cm) sowie der 8seitigen Textbeilage mit der schönen Titelillustration von Otto Ubbelohde. Diese ebenso im Folio-Format. Sämtliche Radierungen unter der Darstellung von Hanna Ubbelohde, der Gattin des Künstlers, mit Bleistift signiert. Komplett sehr selten. Guter Zustand. Dieses Mappenwerk wurde (vermutlich in nur 100 Exemplaren) gedruckt in der Kupferdruckerei von Heinrich Wetteroth in München. Den Text druckte die Brühl'sche Universitätsbuch – und Steindruckerei R. Lange in Giessen. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Kunstantiquariat Piesk]
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        Gertrude Barrison Tänze - Maler Karl Hollitzer Lieder. 3. März 1/2 8. Femina Früher Fledermaus, Karten Kehldorfer 2,4,68,10, Log. 25 K. Akademischer Verband für Literatur und Musik.

      Wien, o. J. [nach 1910]. OPlakat [ca. 95 x 63 cm]. Vgl. MAK PI 100. - Leichte Randläsuren, schönes Expl. Versand D: 7,00 EUR Kunst; Plakate

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek]
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        ETUDES DE FILLES.

      1910 - MAUCLAIR Camille. ETUDES DE FILLES. Paris, Michaud, 1910. In-4 (34 x 25,5), 122 pp., [2] ff., broche sous emboîtage. Edition originale illustrée de 40 eaux fortes de Lobel-Riche. Un des 73 ex. sur Japon impérial accompagné d¿une suite avec remarques des 40 eaux fortes, toutes signées (après 2 ex. uniques). L¿exemplaire est enrichi d¿un grand dessin original en noir et sanguine, signé. Carteret IV-268 : Très belle publication fort cotée. Une des meilleures de l¿artiste. 3500 ¿ [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Dutel]
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        21 Meilen Vom SŸdpol [Twenty-One Miles from the South Pole] (or Heart Of The Antarctic)

      Berlin: Wilhelm SŸsserott 1910 - Die Geschichte Der Britischen SŸdpol Expedition. 1907/09 Von E.H. Shackleton, Kommodore Des Konigslichen Viktoria-Ordens, Mitglied Der Kšnigl. Geographishen Gesellschaft. Mit Einer Beschreibung Der Reise Zum Magnetischen SŸdpol Von Prof. T.W. Edgeworth David (Mitglied Der Kšniglichen Gesellschaft). Ubersetzt Und Bearbeitetet Von Friedrich Becker. Berlin: Wilhelm SŸsserott. 1910. 8vo. Volume I: [i-vii], viii-xii, 508pp., photographic portrait frontispiece, 6 color plates, 3 maps and plans (2 full page, 134 mostly photographic illustrations (3 double-page, 84 full page, 47 in text); Volume II: [6], 321, [1], 6 color plates including frontispiece, 79 mostly photographic illustrations (1 double -page, 33 full-page, 45 text); original pictorial green cloth, upper covers with image of Shackleton in a polar scene in black and white, spines with the image of man on skis in black, back covers with blind stamped publisher's colophon device, upper covers lettered in white and black, spines lettered in black. Volume III, Scientific Reports of the Expedition, pp. i-viii, 265, vii, 102 photographic illustrations including many of wildlife (penguins, dogs, and seals), meteorological studies and light phenomena, graphs, chapter endings. and maps. Binding is illustrated in the same design but cloth binding is blue, not green as the other two. First German edition. Three volume sets are very scarce. Volume 3 includes the pink correction slip. In Near Fine condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Chet Ross Rare Books, ABAA]
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        The Singer Building, Noon: Photogravure from Alvin Langdon Coburn's New York

      London / New York: Duckworth & Co. / Brentano's, [1910]. Fine condition.. Hand-pulled photogravure, 2 3/4 x 9 inches, recuperated from a broken edition of the striking 1910 publication New York, deaccessioned from the collection of The George Eastman House, with their stamp and pencil markings on the verso.

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        Der Zirkus ist da" originales Ölgemälde auf Malplatte ca.42x53cm; verso handschriftlich bezeichnet und datiert "Böblingen ca. 1910"

      - Maße im farblich abgestimmten Rahmen 49,5x60,5cm.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Niederbayern]
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        Handgemaltes Quartettspiel. Unseren Freunden Emil u. Emma Lang gewidmet. 25 x 4 aquarellierte Federzeichnungen auf Spielkarten.

      1910 - 1910. 8,3x7,8x12 cm. 100 Spielkarten in handbemalter Pergamentbox mit Titel und Widmung auf dem Deckel, auf der Unterseite signiert und datiert. Ganz in der Tradition der Wiener Werkstätten gehaltenes Quartettspiel von feinster graphischer Raffinesse, mit Witz und Ironie gezeichnet und meisterhaft aquarelliert. Ein kleines Meisterwerk des schweizerischen Jugendstils, das den Vergleich nicht zu scheuen braucht. Die 25 Themen sind: Blumengebinde, Jahreszeiten, Damenrockmuster, Spiele, Hofpersonal, Gesangsformationen, Die Künste, Blaues Porzellan, Skurrile Herren, Rock-Lätschen, Frauenrollen, Göttinnen, Wehwehchen, Blumen, Kinder, Berner Mädchen, Häuser, Schuhe, Hauspersonal, Männertypen, Himmelskörper, Alte Kulturvölker, Blumenknaben, Spielzeug, Initialen der beschenkten Familie Lang. - Emil Lang war der Besitzer der Berner Buchhandlung und des Verlags A. Francke. - Der weitgehend unbekannte und vergessene Schweizer Illustrator und Grafiker Florentin Garraux (1859-1950) wuchs in Solothurn auf und führte von 1889 bis 1927 in Moutier ein Epicerie-Mercerie-Geschäft. Daneben zeichnete er Postkarten und Gebrauchsgrafik, die zum Teil auch gedruckt wurden. Der grösste Teil seines Werkes besteht aber aus Originalarbeiten, die er auch aus Werbegründen seinem Kunden- und Freundeskreis schenkte. Einzig 1909 und 1915 zeigten das Kunstmuseum Bern und das Kunsthaus Zürich einige seiner Arbeiten. Die letzten Jahrzehnte lebte er in Bern und Langenthal. Seine Arbeiten veränderten sich vom französischen Jugendstil zum Stil der Wiener Werkstätten, später zum Art-Déco-Stil. Viele seiner Motive stammen aus der Mode. Garraux beherrschte die ornamentale Wiedergabe von Kleidern auf kleinstem Raum. Absicht der Bilder war natürlich auch, seine Kundschaft zum Kauf exklusiver Mode zu animieren. - Nur wenige Erwähnungen im Brun, Schweizer Künstlerlexikon Bd. IV S. 138, Bénézit und Thieme Becker. Bd. 13, S. 215. Sprache: N in handbemalter Pergamentbox mit Titel und Widmung auf dem Deckel, auf der Unterseite signiert und datiert. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Daniel Thierstein]
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        The Tale of Mrs. Tittlemouse.

      London: Frederick Warne & Co.,, 1910. Sextodecimo. Bound in recent green half morocco, titles and decoration to spine gilt, raised bands, original pictorial paper covered boards, original pictorial endpapers at front. With colour illustrations by the author. First edition. The first two printings are identical.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Trans-Himalaja. Scoperte ed avventure nel Tibet.

      Milano, Treves, 1910, due volumi in-8vo rilegati in mezza pelle con cinque snodi e titoli in oro ai dorsi, (conservata all?interno la copertina originale illustrata del solo volume primo) pp. XII-510-(6) pp. 474 con due tavole alle antiporte, 381 incisioni, due panorami, otto tavole a colori e tre carte a colori ripiegate fuori testo. I riferimenti alle tavole e alle carte citati nei due frontespizi sono fuorvianti: nel primo volume e' citato: "Con 403 incisioni da fotografie e da acquerelli e disegni dell'autore, e con 10 carte" mentre nel secondo volume: "Con 397 incisioni in nero, due panorami, otto tavole a colori, e 10 carte). Nella realt? sono presenti complessivamente 381 illustrazioni in nero in tavole fuori testo, la numerazione ? continua per entrambi i volumi, da 1 a 194 nel primo e da 195 a 378 nel secondo (di cui una ? un grande panorama ripiegato) e tre tavole non numerate relative alle due antiporte ed al ritratto di Hedin, nove tavole a colori (tre nel primo volume e sei nel secondo, di cui una ? un grande panorama ripiegato), tre grandi carte a colori ripiegate fuori testo (una nel primo e due nel secondo volume). Non sono in alcun modo presenti le dieci tavole citate nel primo volume ed altre dieci citate nel secondo volume ed il numero complessivo delle illustrazioni in nero ? quindi di 381 (378 3) e non 403 397.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Piani gia' Naturalistica]
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        John Wisden's Cricketers' Almanack for 1910 - 1910 Original Hardback Wisden, Very Good.

      1910. Hi and Welcome to our Store. We have sold many rare Wisdens through WisdenAuction so we are listing a few more spare early hardbacks and a full run of 1897-1948 in hardback, please enjoy them. -------------------------------------------------------------------- This lot is an 1910 Original Hardback Wisden. 13th Hardback! In Very Good+ Condition. This book is excellent, very bright original gilt on clean boards, internally wonderful , the only thing to note are to light stamps to the first 2 yellow pages and title page but otherwise one of the nicest 1910s there is. Great photoplate.

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        The Sleeping Beauty and Other Fairy Tales From the Old French.

      Hodder and Stoughton, London 1910 - A beautiful leather folio with superb lithograph plates.First signed limited to 1000 copies edition, illustrated by Edmund Dulac (French Art Nouveau artist, 1882-1953) with 30 beautiful watercolours. Original gilt morocco boards with some wear to corners and extremities, beautifully bound by a recent leather spine with gilt titles, embossed decorations and raised dentelles. Large and heavy leather folio, with a beautifully restored binding. Textblock on heavy handmade paper, bright, clean and unmarked, with 30 superb lithographs after Edmund Dulac, all in perfect condition, with captioned tissues. TEG, uncut. Gorgeous volume, expertly restored, with the contents in fine condition. An excellent copy for the collector. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        The Ring of the Niblung- A Trilogy with a Prelude by R. Wagner

      1910. WAGNER, Richard. The Ring of the Niblung - A Trilogy with a Prelude by R. Wagner. Translated into English by Margaret Armour. Two volumes. Illustrated with 64 full-page coloured plates and 23 black and white vignettes by Arthur Rackham. Folio, 287 x 227 mm, bound in original publisher's full vellum, gilt after original designs by Arthur Rackham, front cover with a valkyrie astride a galloping horse, t.e.g., others untrimmed. London: William Heineman, 1910-1911. |~||~||~||~||~| Editions limited to 1100 copies, signed by Arthur Rackham. The evocative illustrations are a perfect compliment to Wagner's heroic Ring Cycle. Contains: The Rhinegold & The Valkyrie (vol. I) and Siegfried & The Twilight of the Gods (vol. II). C.S. Lewis states that upon seeing these Rackham illustrations, "Pure 'Northernness' engulfed me: a vision of huge, clear spaces hanging above the Atlantic in the endless twilight of Northern summer, remoteness, severity..." Lacking ties, and with some soiling and cracking to the fragile vellum bindings, and priced accordingly. Latimore and Haskell pp. 37-38.

      [Bookseller: Ursus Rare Books]
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        [SPECIMEN BOOK OF THE HOOPES BRO. & THOMAS COMPANY NURSERY, CONTAINING 112 CHROMOLITHOGRAPHIC PLATES]

      Rochester, N.Y., 1910. Original black cloth, wallet-style binding. Heavily worn. Folds open into eight panels, with each row of plates connected with pink linen straps. Some light wear and soiling to plates. Some contemporary notations. In a cloth clamshell case. Good. Extensive salesman's nursery specimen book from the Hoopes Bro. & Thomas Company nursery of West Chester, Pennsylvania, containing one hundred twelve chromolithographic plates. This book contains a mixture of plates, primarily from the Vredenburg and Rochester Lithograph Companies, both located in Rochester, New York. The plates range in date from the 1880s to the early 20th century. Specimens on offer include and extensive selection of plums, pears, cherries, apples, peaches, grapes, berries, roses, flowering shrubs, and trees.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana]
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        Manuscrit autographe de paléontologie française d'après les travaux de D'Orbigny et ceux de Piette

      [ - petit in-4 (221x160 mm) de , [circa 1910-1920], , petit in-4 (221x160 mm) de 195 et (1) feuillets, puis 136 feuillets, demi-basane aubergine, Compilation manuscrite de travail d'Aurélien Valette, spécialiste de paléontologie française et de stratigraphie de la France. Valette classe les fossiles de Gastéropodes des terrains jurassiques d'après la Paléontologie française de D'Orbigny et celle de Piette. Chacun des 839 fossiles catalogués est très finement dessiné au crayon de papier sur papier calque contre-collé. Sous certaines des lignes du catalogue des fossiles de D'Orbigny est ajouté une seconde référence renvoyant aux travaux du paléontologiste Maurice Cossmann. Très beau manuscrit de paléontologie, portant sur la première page l'ex-libris de Denise Mongin, paléontologiste de l'après seconde guerre . [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Alain Brieux]
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        Dwelling for William Norman Guthrie, Sewanee, Tennessee. [Plate LXI]

      Berlin: Ernst Wasmuth. 1910 - Original sepia lithograph on wove paper. Drystamp of Frank Lloyd Wright lower left. 405 x 640 mm. Fine condition. The house was actually built for another client, Frank J. Baker, in 1909 in Wilmette, Il. Hitchcock, p. 117.

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        THE HAUNTED ISLAND: A PIRATE ROMANCE.

      London: Elkin Mathews,. 1910. title page printed in red and black, original maroon cloth, front and spine panels stamped in gold, fore and bottom edges untrimmed.. Some foxing to endpapers, else a fine copy. The pictorial front panel. of the dust jacket is neatly tipped into the gutter fold of the front. endpapers. A very scarce book. (#151702). First edition. The author's first novel. Visiak's "best work shadows SF, horror and fantasy modes, employing speculative metaphysics in a manner similar to the fiction of his friend David Lindsay. In stories of this sort, the consensual word is argued -- sometimes in passages of considerable length - - as being an expression of the dream world, or world of archetypes. Such texts do not easily fit into template definitions of the various genres of the fantastic ... THE HAUNTED ISLAND is clearly fantastic, and engagingly deploys ghosts and magic in a tale of pirates set on a mysterious island in the 17th century." - Clute and Grant (eds), The Encyclopedia of Fantasy, p. 987. Ashley, Who's Who in Horror and Fantasy Fiction, p. 175. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 219 (describing a similar copy). Bleiler (1978), p. 200. Reginald 14687. See Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 444 for a concise summary of Visiak's contributions to the horror genre.

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        Arbeiten aus der Ohmann-Schule. (1907 - 1909) Spezialschule für Architektur des Herrn Oberbaurat F. Ohmann an der K. k. Akademie der Bildenden Künste in Wien.

      Schroll,, Wien, 1910 - Wien, Schroll, o. J. [um 1910]. 3° 8 S. + 57 Blätter. OPp.-Mappe. Mit allen 57 Tafeln. - Studien von: Agostino Bastiancig, Wilhelm Baumgarten, Alphons Blümel, Viktor Fenzel, Ernst Leixner von Grünberg, Alois Weese, Paul Fraenkel, Hugo Gorge, Robert Kalesa, Klaudius Madlmayr, Béla Mátrei, Ernst Pallme-König, Wilhelm Pleyer, Artur Rößler, Dagobert Peche, Wilhelm Sachs, Nikolaus Schuldner, Julius Schulte, Gianino Zaninovich.- Leichte Gbrsp. Deutsch [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        THE FACE OF MANCHURIA, KOREA AND RUSSIAN TURKESTAN

      London 1910, Chatto. Green cloth, very good, 247p., index,. fold-out color map, 24 color plates, 2 figures. R A R E:. TOGETHER WITH AN ORIGINAL DRAWING BY THE AUTHOR illustrated. on p.118: DEVIL POST [Korea] on separate card. FIRST EDITION. AN EXCELLENT PRIMARY RESOURCE ON THE AREA This trilogy covers in detail the author's sojourn in Manch- uria, Korea and Russian Turkestan. He went to Hulan, Moukden and Hsing Muntun, Liao Yang, the Thousand Peaks and Ashio. Then in Korea's Pyong Yang, relics of Roman Catholicism in Korea, Seoul, Fusan, Diamond Mountains, Dalny then on to Si- beria, Turkestan, Taskent, Tamerlane, Samarkand, Bokhara and through the Caucasus. A fascinating primary travel journal. Cordier SINICA 4036; Taylor CHINA p.62. Images displayed may not always be the exact photo of the copy in stock for sale at any given time. If you want to see the exact image of the book or edition in stock today, please request this by email. . Photos of most of our books are posted to our .

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        The Rime of The Ancient Mariner. In Seven Parts. Presented by Willy Pogány.

      London, George C. Harrap & Co. Ltd, [1910] - Quarto. Original full tan calf, titles and decoration to spine gilt, pictorial block to front board gilt, pictorial endpapers, top edge gilt. Internally bright, scuff marks to the calf otherwise a lovely bright attractive copy. Colour plates tipped in. Design, layout, lettering, colour and monochrome illustrations by Willy Pogany. Limited Edition of 525 copies of which this copy is 475 signed by Willy Pogany. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        THE COLORADO LIVE STOCK ASSOCIATION INVITES YOUR PRESENCE IN THE CITY OF DENVER DURING THE VISIT OF COL. THEODORE ROOSEVELT THE GUEST OF THIS ASSOCIATION ON MONDAY, AUGUST THE TWENTY-NINTH NINETEEN HUNDRED AND TEN

      Privately printed, 1910., 1910. First edition. 8vo. Printed invitation to visit with Colonel Theodore Roosevelt during a 1910 visit to Denver, Colorado. The invitation contains a sharp portrait of Roosevelt at the centered top of the invitation. The invitation contains 4 pages and measures 8 3/8" x 6 1/4," and folded 4 1/8" x 6 1/4." The invitation lists all of the officers of the Association including M. K. Parsons, President and J. E. Painter, Secretary. The Livestock Association issued medals bearing Roosevelt's likeness in honor of his attending the meeting. Fine copy of a rare item.

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        Torquato Tasso. Ein Schauspiel. 2. Veröffentlichung der Januss-Presse.

      Leipzig, Janus-Presse (Insel Verlag), 1910. 4°, Ledereinband 2. Veröffentlichung der Presse. 4° (ca. 25,8 x 19 cm), 160 S. Signierter Originalpanzpergamentband von Carl Sonntag Jun. mit goldgepuntzten Fileten, zentralrer Deckel-Vinette aus grünem Leder mit vergold. Titel sowie vergold. Rückenschildern. Zweifarbiger Druck auf Handbütten mit dem Pressensignet als Wasserzeichen in Janus-Pressen. Schrift von Walter Tiemann. Kopfgoldschnitt. Eines von den 150 Exemplaren, jedoch ohne Nummer. Zustand: Vereinzelte Einbandflecken auf V-Deckel sowie Kratzen auf R-Deckel, innen sehr sauber, insgesamt noch gut bis sehr gut erhaltenes Exemplar des bedeutenden Buches deutscher Druckkunst. Mit Exlibris von Leopold Bierman an V-Innendeckel. Versand D: 5,00 EUR Pressedruck, Deutscher Klassiker, Deutsche Literatur vor 1900

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        Prague Hradcany / Japanese Spirit

      1910 original aquatint, framed, signed by author, coloured, dimensions of picture 250 x 370 mm, dimensions of frame: 460 x 580 mm. Rare. Excellent condition. || eingerahmt, signiert vom Autor, kolorierte Aquatinta, Dimension der Abbildung: 330 x 205 mm, Dimension des Rahmens: 510 x 360 mm. Sehr selten. Intakter Zustand.Vojtech Preissig

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        The Charles Dickens Library : Testimonial Edition. 18 Bände ( so vollständig, Originalausgabe ) - 18 volumes ( complete original edition )

      Educational Book, London 1910 - Mit zusammen ca. 11000 Seiten und 1200 Illustrationen auf Tafeln nach Harry Furniss *The set was complete in 18 volumes with 1200 illustrations, including five hundred special plates drawn exclusively for this edition by Harry Furniss*. Jeweils in goldgeprägtem blauen Oln mit ( verblasstem ) Kopfgoldschnitt, 8° ( 19,5 x 13 cm ). Inhalt: Oliver Twist & The Uncommercial Traveller; Little Dorrit ; Martin Chuzzlewit; Sketches by Boz ; Barnaby Rudge; Christmas Books + Master Humphrey's Clock + Edwin Drood; Our Mutual Friend; Christmas Stories; Nicholas Nickleby; Great Expectations; Dombey & Son; A Tale of Two Cities; Bleak House; Hard Times; American Notes & Pictures from Italy ; David Copperfield; The Old Curiosity Shop; Pickwick Papers. Einbände teils berieben, teils gering fleckig, 2 Bände an den schmalen Einbandrücken stärker berieben, Ecken und Kanten teils etwas bestoßen, die Kapitale der schmalen Einbandrücken oben und unten meist etwas ausgefranst. Innen Papier teils zeitbedingt etwas gebräunt, wenige Seiten lichtrandig. Einige Seiten etwas stockfleckig, wenige Seiten etwas angeknickt. Insgesamt recht guter Zustand. Zusammen 18 Bände. - vollständig als Reihe selten - ( Gesamtgewicht ca. 13.000 Gramm ) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        \" Deutsch - Ost - Afrika - Eine Schilderung deutscher Tropen nach 10 Wanderjahren \"

      Vossische Buchhandlung Berlin Erscheinungsjahr 1910 Format Groß8° - EA - , enthält \" Die Schutztruppe \", \" Reisen und Expeditionen im Innern\" , \" Land und Leute \" , Wild ,Jagd und Fischerei \" und \" Wirtschaftliche Verhältnisse \" - , IX S. + 612 S. + 5 Tafeln + 1 gefaltete Karte sowie den 5 zusätzlichen Titelblättern, desweiteren über 200 teilweise halb - und ganzseitige Textabbildungen , Original(?)leinen ( kokosartig , umseitig 3 cm paralell zum Rücken eine Art \" Naht \" ) mit montierten Deckel - und Rückenschild , durchgängig vereinzelt stockfleckig , Buchblock schön fest ,Erhaltung 2 = recht seltenes, wichtiges und vor allem umfassendes Werk über Deutsch - Ostafrika ! = Versand D: 5,00 EUR Kolonien Deutsch - Ostafrika

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        Orientalisches Archiv

      - - Band I: 1910/1911. Band II: 1911/1912. Band III: 1912/1913 - sehr gute Exemplare - Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 6180 Illustrierte Zeitschrift für Kunst, Kulturgeschichte und Völkerkunde der Länder des Ostens. 3 Bände. Hiersemann, Lpz., 1910 - 1913. Band I: 228 S. mit 232 Abb. im Text und auf 43 Tafeln. Band II: 208 S. mit 219 Abb. im Text und auf 31 Tafeln. Band III: 208 S. mit 249 Abb. im Text und auf 37 Tafeln, original Halbleder, Quart [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Works.

      London: Chapman & Hall,, 1910. 36 volumes, octavo (210 x 140 mm). Contemporary dark blue half calf by Oxford binders, titles gilt direct to spines, raised bands ruled in blind, top edges gilt, marbled endpapers. Frontispieces and plates by Robert Seymour, George Cruikshank, Hablot Knight Browne (Phiz), George Cattermole, John Leech and others. Spines evenly faded, the occasional minor nick to bindings, front board of first volume of David Copperfield and rear board of second volume of Dombey and Son with a few small bumps, faint spotting to fore edges of text blocks and occasionally to contents, slight tanning to endpapers. An excellent set. The Centenary Edition.

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        La faïence et la porcelaine de Marseille. Préface de G. Papillon.

      Laveur et Jouvène, Paris et Marseille 1910 - Fort vol. gr. in-4 de XV-534 pp., demi chagrin,dos à nerfs orné,couv.et dos cons.étui . Très bel exemplaire. Edition Originale (N°2) Tirage limité à 550 ex. num. L'ouvrage majeur sur la faïence de Marseille, illustré de 60 planches h.t. en noir et en couleurs. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Life of Napoleon (6 Vols )

      London: Grolier Society, 1910. Edition DeLuxe . Leather. Fine. London: Grolier Society, nd. Edition DeLuxe. Fine. 8 3/4 x 6". c1910. All volumes complete, with illustrations. #749 of 1000. Uniformly bound in full fine crushed blue morocco by SICKLES. Although not signed by Sickles, this set exhibits identical tooling and doublures done, compared with other bindings I have. Front and rear boards have intricate flower stem tooling in gilt with flowers and buds of green and ivory. Outlined with single line on periphery of boards. Front also with initials "C E B" done in a circular design. Spines have 5 raised bands with 4 compartments exhibiting similar flowers and stems, remaining 2 compartments with title and author/volume number. Top edge gilt. Front and rear inner boards very well done with silk doublures, outlined with a wide double line fillet, with each corner repeating flower stem motif, and a bud in green on each corner. Ffep line in matching silk. Many full page photo-etchings throughout. Color frontispieces to each volume. Also with facsimile manuscripts of Napoleon to each volume as well. Printed on Grolier watermarked paper. Only fault notable is a minor damp ring to upper 5th of volume 6, about halfway through, started wider and progressively getting smaller. An exceptionally bound set in fine condition. OCLC 5809900.

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        Golfing Curios and "the Like" With an Appendix comprising a "Bibliography of Golf", etc

      London: Sherratt & Hughes, (1910). First edition, large 8vo, x, 149, (1) pp. 33 plates, tissue guard to the frontispiece with slight loss and some tracing of the title page and frontispiece, light damp staining to endpapers. Inscribed from Henry Cotton to the fly leaf, dated "Xmas 1943". Original gilt titled blue cloth, neatly rebacked retaining the original backstrip, some light marks.

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        CUALA INDUSTRIES, LTD., CHURCHTOWN, DUNDRUM CO. DUBLIN, IRELAND

      

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        Sammlung der Drucksachen des Preussischen Hauses der Abgeordneten. 21. Legislaturperiode, III. Session, 1910. Band I - VII.

      Preussische Verlagsanstalt Berlin 1910 Die Drucksachen des Jahres 1910 in diesen sieben Bänden vollständig. Enhält die Drucksachen 1 - 643 = Seiten 1 - 4940. Goldgeprägte Ohldr, 4°. Mit zahlreichen Tabellen, und einigen farbigen Karten. ( Drucksache Nr. 180: \" Verlegung des Bromberger Kanals bei Bromberg \" mit 1 Karte - Drucksache 388b: \" Begründung des Gesetzentwurfs betreffend den Nogatabschluß \" mit den Karten: Übersichtsplan der Weichselmündungen / Lageplan der Nogatabzweigung / Lageplan der Dirschauer Brückenerweiterung / Längenschnitt der Nogat ). Jeweils mit Inhaltsverzeichnis sowie im ersten Band einem Verzeichnis der Mitglieder des Hauses der Abgeordneten. Einbände etwas berieben, innen Exlibris und Bibliotheksvermerke. Insgesamt guter, dekorativer Zustand. ( Gesamtgewicht ca. 22000 Gramm ) ( Lagerort LG ) ( Pic erhältlich / webimage available ) Versandkostenfreie Lieferung Preussen, Abgeordnetenhaus, Berlin, Bromberg, Bromberger Kanal, Nogat, Weichsel, Dirschauer Brücke

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        FAMILIAR CHINESE FACES: A Selection of Figure Studies of Everyday Life From Phot

      Shanghai [c.1910], McTavish. New stiff gray wrs., old covers. layed down,23 x 28 cm.,string tied, original covers browned,. 24 tipped-in images all very clean, [18] pages., English. captions, solid copy. FIRST & ONLY OBSCURE EDITION R A R E. PHOTOGRAPHS OF SHANGHAINESE BY A FOREIGN PHOTOGRAPHER Photos of Chinese in Shanghai during the 1920's. The images were printed using the "old style wet plates" technique, in a brownish tint, with the "sepia-tone" look. * IMAGES/SUBJECT TITLES: Cottage weaving bamboo matting; young country woman in large bamboo hat; native hunter with home-made rifle; country lad enjoying a bowl of rice; Shantung peasant enjoying his pipe; old woman shelling pea nuts; water buffalo; women transplanting rice; Chinese youngster scared by the camera; blind fortune teller with guide; street juggler; wheelbarrow as used around Shanghai; an old man: study of old age; silent nurse [ a baby in a chair]; open air shave; shoes mended while you wait [i.e. a cobbler at his task]; Itinerant mender of crockery; Chinese boy; mixed team of mules ploughing in North China; old Buddhist priest; fortune teller; Taoist mendicant; beggar with child strapped on his back; and a woodblock print block engraver. * SIZES: A. 12 each 10 x 15 cm. B. 5 each 8 x 11 cm. C. 6 each 8 x 13 cm. D. 1 each 8 x 10 cm. * BIBLIOGRAPHY: This title is NOT contained in: Taylor, L.: CATALOG OF BOOKS ON CHINA IN THE ESSEX INSTITUTE * LIBRARY NORTH CHINA UNION LANGUAGE SCHOOL COOPERATING WITH CALIFORNIA COLLEGE IN CHINA, parts 1, 2. * ORIENTAL LIBRARY: CATALOGUE OF THE ASIATIC LIBRARY OF DR. G.E. MORRISON. * Color scans can be sent by email. Images displayed may not always be the exact photo of the copy in stock for sale at any given time. If you want to see the exact image of the book or edition in stock today, please request this by email. . Photos of most of our books are posted to our .

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        A MAP OF CHANGCHUN [KWANCHENGTZU].

      No place, no date, ca. 1910-15, no publisher. Color folding. map, opens up to 35 x 49 cm., folds down to 21 x 17 cm.,with. English inset key to numbered places, nicely executed.. This lovely map shows the Russian Quarter at the upper left, with a color key to the roads, various towns, railways, light railways, arable land, groves, rivers, main roads and principal buildings to the right. The "New Town," was desig- gned and layed out by the Japanese as its foothold in the area, shows the main streets with Japanese names, with their rail head of the South Manchuria Railway from Mukden and Dairen, which continues as the Kirin-Changchun line of Chin- ese Government Railways. The South Manchuria Co. Light rail- way to Taochiatun & Shihpiling off to the right. Below this is the old [Chinese] townof Shang-fou Ti. The map scale is 1/15,000. Nicely executed, this map shows the source of conflict between the Japanese vs. the Chinese and Russians. During this time there was great controversy about the Jap- anese control of the various railway lines, and the Chinese continued to sabotage the Japanese railways in a form of protest against Japanese occupation and harsh rule in China and especially in North China and the Manchurian area. The map shows how the Japanese isolated their "new town" above the river in a stratigic move away from the old Chinese town in an effort to protect their assets and new rail head. The key to places shows a large number of Japanese governmental and commercial interests, as well as a Bank of Chosen the Japanese name for [Korea]. A very good and obscure example. Images displayed may not always be the exact photo of the copy in stock for sale at any given time. If you want to see the exact image of the book or edition in stock, please request this by email. . Photos of most of our books are posted to our .

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        [ALBUM OF FORTY-FOUR LARGE FORMAT ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPHS OF BERMUDA]

      [Bermuda, 1910. Oblong folio. Contemporary three-quarter pebbled leather and cloth, gilt. Spine neatly repaired in matching calf. Gift inscription penciled on a front blank. Images generally crisp and clean. Very good. In a red cloth clamshell box, gilt leather label. A fascinating collection of early 20th-century photographs of Bermuda, from one of the noted local photographers of the era, William Weiss. Most of the photographs are stamped by Weiss's photography studio in the negative, and those that are not stamped are very likely also Weiss compositions. William Weiss was a commercial photographer active in Bermuda from about 1902 until his death in 1925. Many of the images here are iconic representations of Bermudian locations, also appearing later in reproductions, both monochromatic and in color, and on postcards. Some locations or subjects are identified in the image negative. The identifications within the images include the "Hotel Frascati," "Joyce's Dock Cave," "Date Palms" (two copies), "Cannon Rock," "A Fisherman's Home," "Whalers in Harbor," "Bananas," "H.M.S. PSYCHE in Dock," "Oldest House," "Devil's Hole," "Paw Paw," "Victoria Park," "Cedar Ave.," "Coral Rock," "Sperm Whale," "Screw Palm," "Swinging Bridge," "Royal Palms" (two copies), "Khyber Pass," "St. George's," "South Shore" (two different views), "Coca Nut Palm," "Gibbs Hill Light House," "Rock Quarry," "Lily Field," "Hamilton Harbor," "Tom Moore's House," "View from Gibbs Hill," "Ordinance Island," and "Rubber Tree." Eleven images feature human subjects, usually at work or utilized for reasons of perspective against architectural backgrounds. Of those photographs with human subjects, six contain images of people of color, including a delightful image of a older man playing a banjo while three children stand beside him, accompanying him on the triangle, snare drum, and tambourine, respectively. Determining an exact date for the album is a bit difficult. The image of the HMS Psyche in dry dock in Hamilton, Bermuda was taken in 1902 or 1903, after Weiss's arrival in Bermuda, but before the Psyche shipped out of Bermuda for service in Australia in December of 1903. So it is not logical that any earlier date could be assigned to the album than 1902. The album itself is stamped from the Bay City, Michigan studio of the photographic firm of Harman & Verner, which according to David Tinder's DIRECTORY OF EARLY MICHIGAN PHOTOGRAPHERS closed shop in 1911. As a result, it is fairly reasonable to assume that the album was assembled between 1902 and 1910, and probably nearer the earlier date. An exceptional assemblage of early Bermudian photography by one of the early masters of the art on the island. Together these images provide a rich picture of life in Bermuda, of the hardscrabble life of the inhabitants set against the beauty of the landscape, the harbor, the sea, the flora, the architecture, and more.

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        CHINA POCKET MAP. Title on Map: RAND MCNALLY STANDARD MAP OF CHINA AND JAPAN.

      Chicago [c.1910], Rand McNally. Dark gray stiff wrs., holds. a large color folding map, opens to 69.5 x 53 cm.,folds down. to ca. 10 x 22 cm., covers are ca. 11 x 23.5 cm., very clean. bright nice copy.. SUPERB FOLDING MAP OF EASTERN ASIA A very nice early period map, showing the new possessions of Japan. Shows the Japanese controlled or annexed areas: Chosen, Taiwan and Karafuto & Riukiu Islands [Okinawa]. Also sows all of China from Lake Bikal, Manchuria, Mongolia, Inner Mongolia , all of the provinces, down to Hainan, the tip of Luzon, Turkestan, Takalamakan & Gobi Deserts, Tibet, India, Bhutan, Burma, Siam, Tonking [N. Vietnam] and that region. * KOREA: Korea was occupied and declared a Japanese protectorate in the 1905 under the Eulsa Treaty, and officially annexed in 1910 through the annexation treaty. Japan's involvement in the region began with the 1876 Treaty of Ganghwa during the Japanese called the "Joseon" period. * Korea continued to ruled by Japan for some 35-years as part of the imperialist expansion from 22 August 1910 to 15 August 1945. Japanese rule ended in 1945 upon the Japanese defeat in World War II. * TAIWAN: Between 1895 and 1945, Taiwan was a dependency of the Empire of Japan. The expansion into Taiwan was a part of Imperial Japan's general policy of southward expansion during the late 19th century. * As Taiwan was Japan's first overseas colony, Japanese intentions were to turn the island into a showpiece "model colony". As a result, much effort was made to improve the island's economy, industry, public works and to change its culture. Japan's control ended in 1945 like that of Korea. *** The key, shows a scale 1:8,744,000, miles and kilometers, railroads and canals. * The map is done in nice colors, with each province separated in red, rivers in black, international borders in red and yellow. * An excellent turn of the century map, nicely done, in excellent condition. * Color scans can be sent by email. Images displayed may not always be the exact photo of the copy in stock for sale at any given time. If you want to see the exact image of the book or edition in stock, please request this by email. . Photos of most of our books are posted to our .

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        Catalogue des Porcelaines Francaises de M. J. Pierpont Morgan

      Imprimerie Nationale, 1910-01-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Limited edition. No. 20 of 150. vii, 163 pages, frontispiece, 51 plates. 31 cm. Bound in original full scarlet Moroccan leather. Gilt spine. Minor shelf wear to joints. Wear to slipcase. Silk end papers. 50 color lithographic plates, accompanied by guard sheet and descriptive letterpress. Clean, unmarked pages. "Ce catalogue a ete publie sous la direction de m. le comte de Chavagnac, auteur du texte."--Page 163. Weinrich 153 p. This is an oversized or heavy book, that requires additional postage for international delivery outside the US.

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        Sights and Scenes in Fair Japan

      Tokyo: Imperial Government Railways. [unpaginated] decorative silk covered, stab binding containing 2 maps and 50 hand tinted photographs / colotypes presented in decorative silk covered wooden box. N.d [circa 1910]. light spotting to margins of some plates, but generally very good and clean internally. Exterior of book darkened and worn, with the hinge of front board cracking slightly. Silk covered box slightly toned with a touch of wear here and there. . Very Good. Silk Over Boards. Large Oblong 4to..

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        TRANS-HIMALAYA: Discoveries and Adventures in Tibet

      New York 1910, Macmillan. Red pictorial cloth, two vol. set,. 436+441p., 17 color, 360 b.w. photos & illus., 7 maps,3 fold. out maps, index, good copy, top gilt, spine head & tail and. corners bit rubbed, contents clean. Q U I T E S C A R C E. A SUPERB PRIMARY RESOURCE AND EARLY EXPLORATION OF TIBET The documentary expedition of discovery to places yet mapped or explored by a westerner. The expedition consisted of some 37 Asian porters and followed ancient camel routes to the high country. This work begins with a departure from Sringar and progresses to Leh, then on to Tibet, over Karakorum and on into unknown country. He traveled through the forbidden lands, over the Trans-Himalaya, to the great banks of Brahmaputra, down the rushing Tsangpo by boat, visit with Tashi Lama, time with the Tibetans, Shigatse...Raga-Tsangpo, Linga Gompa, Nepal, voyage over stormy Holy lake, Tso-Mavang, the discovery of Indus source, on the Roof of the World, 30 days of storm, Bongba. * A fascinating primary source, adventure, exciting experiences, capture by bandits, 40 degrees below, deep snows, rushing rivers, and dry deserts. * Dr. Hedin's works are lucid and his amazing stamina, courage and high regard for scientific research has left us with a fantastic record. * The work is complete in 3 volumes; volume 1, 2 issued 1909, volume 3 in 1913. It was published in both New York and London at the same time. Finding the complete three volume set has become difficult. Often sets are composed of different place, the contents regardless remains identical. * REFERENCES: Marshall 2098 Yakushi HO3c * Color scans can be sent by email. Images displayed may not always be the exact photo of the copy in stock for sale at any given time. If you want to see the exact image of the book or edition in stock, please request this by email. . Photos of most of our books are posted to our .

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        Forse che si forse che no

      Edition originale de la traduction française, un des 60 exemplaires numérotés sur Holland papere, seuls grands papiers annoncés.spine légèrement décoloré comme habituellement, petite déchirures sans manque en tête en marges des plats.Agréable exemplaire à toutes marges. Calman-Lévy Paris 1910 16,5x19,5cm broché

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        [Photo Album]: The Goings on at Briarcliff College

      New York. 1910-1911. Oblong quarto. Measuring 10" x 12". Black textured cloth over paper boards. Contains 87 sepia toned or black and white gelatin silver photographs measuring between 2" x 3" and 5" x 7", without captions. Album is very good with some edgewear with near fine photographs.A photo album kept by an unnamed woman while she was attending Briarcliff College in Briarcliff Manor, New York from 1910 to 1911. Briarcliff College was originally founded as Mrs. Dow's School for Girls in 1903 at Briarcliff Lodge and by 1933 had become a junior college. The album shows the year of 1910 to 1911 with photos of the women participating in a cooking class, various theatrical performances, and posing around the campus. The theater was a huge part of the women's time at the college and featured many historic reenactments using Native American scenes and Middle Eastern costumes. One photo shows the women in various costumes, some of them dressed as men, clowns, and one in black face, with a hand drawn poster that says "Roasted Puppies" in the background. The women are also shown enjoying the seasons from ice skating in winter to picnicking in spring. One photo displays the women as a group playing mandolins and guitars. Another photo shows a small group of girls sitting in a field with rifles in the foreground.A nice collection of photographs representing a women's college in 1910 displaying the creativity and quirkiness of its students. .

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