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        Ferronerie de Style Moderne: Motifs Executés en France et à L'Etranger

      Charles Schmid, Paris 1910 - Portfolio. Large folio (18" x 13"). Illustrated title page, followed by 45 loose full-page plates, as issued. 1/4 gray cloth over illustrated green paper covered boards. Three beige strings, one at each corner. Work on Art Nouveau (Jugendstil), especially decorative iron works, with some of the most renowned artists of this style represented. Magnificently illustrated with 45 heliotype plates by Fortier et Marotte, most with multiple images. Many of the Art Nouveau architectural masters are prominently represented, including Victor Horta, Paul Hanken, a contemporary and friend of the latter, Paul Saintenoy, Charles Plumet et.al. Horta, considered one of the most important names in Art Nouveau architecture, was described by John Julius Norwich as "undoubtedly the key Art Nouveau architect." Saintenoy adopted the Art Nouveau style for the famous Old English Department Store in Brussels. Plumet was chief architect of the Exposition International Arts-Decoratifs Paris (1924/5). Shelf wear, especially at lower extremities and corners. Plates clean. Original publisher's decorated cloth and board portfolio, cloth ties intact, plates loose and complete as issued. Title page and captions in French. Very good condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: ERIC CHAIM KLINE, BOOKSELLER (ABAA ILAB)]
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        The Emerald City of Oz

      Reilly & Britton, Chicago 1910 - Chicago: Reilly & Britton, [1910]. First Edition, First State. Hanff & Greene VI, plate 38 - first state with advertisement on verso of ownership leaf listing titles through "John Dough and the Cherub". 9 1/4 x 7, 295, [1] pp., with sixteen color plates embellished with metallic green ink, as well as a multitude of black and white illustrations, by the peerless John R. Neill. Blue cloth, pictorial cover label embellished with the same metallic silver and green ink; pictorial endpapers in black and orange. The binding features the elaborate cover label showing a number of characters traveling through the city; spine, though worn, is lettered in black with picture of a rabbit in black and silver with "B" on his hat. See scans. The striking use of metallic ink for the greens of the illustrations and cover label can only be found in this state. Binding rubbed, worn; 1 plate nearly detached by wear at gutter, another inserted in wrong place with tape, else good or a bit better. Please review scans. l51n [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Regeneration Being an Account of the Social Work of The Salvation Army in Great Britain.

      Longmans, Green & Co., London, 1910 - Octavo. Original maroon cloth, titles to upper board in blind and to spine gilt. Housed in a quarter black morocco slipcase, titles to spine gilt. Small stain to title page offset to half title, later ink ownership inscription to front pastedown, brief annotation to rear free endpaper, nonetheless a bright and very fresh copy. Six photographic portraits including frontispiece. First Edition First Impression, Presentation Copy, with the author's signed presentation inscription facing the title page, "To Ronald Ross, from H. Rider Haggard, Ditchingham, 12 January 1911". The recipient was Haggard's friend, the Nobel laureate Sir Ronald Ross (1857–1932). Awarded the Nobel for medicine (the first Briton to be awarded one) in recognition of his groundbreaking work abroad on the prevention and containment of malaria, the Indian-born Ross spent the latter part of his career in Britain. His concerns were not merely epidemiological and Ross saw clearly that social conditions, poor housing, poverty and disease were inextricably linked, a sentiment echoed in the pages of the present book, this copy of which was presented from Haggard's home at Ditchingham in Norfolk. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Souvenirs de Marine . Collection de Plans ou dessins de Navires et de Bateaux Anciens ou Modernes Existants ou Disparus, avec les Éléments Numériques nécessaires à leur Construction

      Paris: 1910-1886-, 1908. Six volumes, folio, 560 x 470 mm., with three portraits (Richelieu, Colbert and Tourville) and 360 lithographed plates (and several others either unnumbered or "b" plates) as well as numerous lithographed leaves of text, dedications, indices, etc.; a few slight stains or spots, a couple of plates lightly chipped at edges; an extremely good set in the original publisher's fine-grained dark green cloth gilt. Encyclopaedic work on ship building by the great authority. Magnificent work on ship building by the great French authority, the influential director of the Musée de la Marine who had sailed with both Dumont d'Urville and Laplace. With three hundred and sixty large plates contained in six enormous volumes, the complete work is almost too much for one person to lift at a time. This is 'the great nineteenth-century collection of plans and data by the marine curator of the Louvre… A treasure-house of plans and data for all periods… Essential…' (Charles O. McDonald, {i Sailing Ship Technology: Some Bibliographical and Book Collecting Notes}, 331). Pâris' beautifully produced and painstaking encyclopaedic publication brings together lines and construction details, sometimes very closely observed, for vessels of all kinds, from all over the world, from the Mediterranean to the Americas and including China and Japan. It also includes a small series of plates devoted to the East Indies and Far East. One plate details boats of New Zealand and New Holland from the early contact period and another reproduces several Cook images of Hawaiian, Tahitian and New Zealand boats, while there is a general plate of different boats of Pacific peoples. Altogether it offers a wealth of plans and drawings of old and modern sailing ships, boats and other craft, ranging from deep-sea commercial square-riggers to men-of-war and from native craft to ancient ships, with details of their construction, masts and rigging, decks, fittings, bows and sterns, and even details of decorations. Pâris had started his naval career on the {i Astrolabe} under Dumont d'Urville; he sailed as an officer on the {i Favorite }on Laplace's first voyage, and sailed again with Laplace on the{i Artémise} on her final voyage of 1837-1840. This was his last voyage too, since he lost an arm as a result of a terrible accident. Unable to sail again, he continued a distinguished naval career as a writer and administrator, and was an influential early promoter of steam. As a writer his first major publication was his study of native ship building ({i Essai sur la construction navale des peuples extra-européens}){i }which appeared in 1841. He would publish altogether thirty-five works in his long career, the largest of which was his final work offered here, the {i Souvenirs de Marine}. In many ways this great book, much of it published after his death, represents the summation of his lifework. While his first work had concentrated on the exotic, this final study covers every aspect of more traditional shipbuilding. In 1871 Pâris was appointed director of the Musée de la Marine, at that time part of the Louvre, but now of course a magnificent independent institution. Pâris' work reflects the enthusiasm of that museum: indeed the illustrations of ships' prows and figureheads here recall some of the most striking exhibits in the museum today. Pâris gave the Musée de la Marine the final twenty-two years of his life, setting out to make its collections the most complete and perfect in the world, in a manner which echoed his gathering of information for his great books. This very attractive set has a fine provenance, having once been in the library of the Cruising Association with their gilt stamps on covers and their bookplates. The book is hard to find as a complete set today, partly because its attractive plates and large size led to copies being broken up for the print trade, but also because Volume 3 was published in a smaller edition than the rest, and is often lacking in sets. The first two volumes here are in their second printing, the others are all from the first printing. We can also offer a copy of the supplementary publication, Jean Poujade's {i Documents d'ethnographie navale}, six parts (Paris, Gauthier-Villars, 1946-1948) which was planned as a supplement (in many ways a successor) to this work and which includes an index to the {i Souvenirs de Marine.}.

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        Queen Sheba's Ring

      Doubleday, Page & Co, New York 1910 - Bound in green cloth, with bright white title lettering and gilt decoration, to front board and spine, this hardcover First American Edition is VG.Signed and Inscribed by author as follows," To K.J.J. MacKenzie from H. Rider Haggard, Ditchingham. 15 Sept: 1910" This inscription appears on verso of frontis. (X)/326pp with 20 chaps. plus note from Maqueda. Also, coloured frontis and four B/W plates.Slight rubbing top/tail of spine, clean endpapers, otherwise VG [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Camilla's Bookshop]
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        Portrait of Auguste Rodin

      Paris: Ambroise Vollard, ca. 1910-1914. Lithographic print measuring 400 x 385 on sheet size 660 x 500 mm. (26 x 20 inches). & One of 200 impressions. Very good with light wear and tiny tears to edges. Signed in the stone. Arches wove paper. Delteil, 49; Johnson 116; Melot, R51.

      [Bookseller: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts]
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        MIDNIGHT HOUSE AND OTHER TALES.

      London: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd., 1910 - Octavo, pp. [1-2] [i-iv] v [vi] [1-2] 3-243 [244: blank] [note: first leaf is a blank], title page printed in red and black, original gray paper- covered boards, printed paper label affixed to spine panel, top edge trimmed, fore and bottom edges untrimmed. First edition, variant issue. This issue, bound in gray boards, rather than the usual gilt stamped green cloth, is also printed on thicker paper stock, here measuring 28 mm across the top of the sheets, as opposed to 22 mm across the top of cloth bound copies. This appears to be a special binding of some sort, probably issued around the same time as the first issue cloth bound copies (there was a later issue circa the 1940s, but copies of the later issue we have seen were bound in cloth, not boards). Regardless of their status, these copies bound in boards are quite uncommon. Harvey's first short story collection, with many tales of the weird and supernatural. "It is usually difficult to distinguish the real situations from the disintegrating minds of Harvey's characters. Feverish moods and the unclear nature of personal relationships are the essential elements of his world. From the obsessive to the whimsical, William Fryer Harvey remains an excellent craftsman throughout the corpus of his engaging, sardonic fantasies." - Bleiler, Supernatural Fiction Writers, p. 595. Ashley, Who's Who in Horror and Fantasy Literature, pp. 88-9. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 3-81. Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, pp. 193-194. Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature III, pp. 1532-35. See Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 768. See Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 4-115. Bleiler (1978), p. 95. Reginald 06886. Edges of the text block and preliminary and terminal leaves foxed (just a bit more than average for this book; the paper stock used is prone to heavy foxing), free endpapers just a darkened (a bit less than usual), spine label rubbed, a near fine copy. A nice copy of a very scarce issue of this book which is seldom found in decent condition. (#114006) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Currey, L.W. Inc. ABAA/ILAB]
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        INDIAN WARS OF NEW ENGLAND

      W.B. Clarke Company, Boston 1910 - 3 vols. 528pp., 625pp., 703pp. Half- t.page illustration Vol. 1. Blue cloth stamped in gold, teg. light damp- staining upper corner of last 14 index pages vol. 1, minor soiling and rubbing on the gilt on the upper edges of textblock. Light scattered spotting on covers. The dye on the lower portions of the spines is a little uneven with some faint tiny spots and some minor discoloration. This is noticeable but not offensive. The hinges are tight, the interior text is bright and clean; overall this is a handsome set; fine, bright and with no serious blemishes. Howes S1186 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Columbia Books, ABAA/ILAB]
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        Manet and the French Impressionists. Pisarro, Claude Monet, Sisley, Renoir, Berthe Morisot, Cézanne, Guillaumin. Translated by J. E. Crawford Flitch. Illustrated with Four Etchings, Four Wood Engravings, and Thirty-Two reproductions in Half-Tone.

      London, Grant Richards; J. B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia, 1910 - Quarto. Original blue cloth, titles to spine and upper board gilt, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Bookplate, bookseller's ticket to front free endpaper. Cloth a little rubbed, contents faintly toned, occasional spotting, free endpapers tanned. Frontispiece and 31 reproductions in half-tone, 2 etchings by Renoir and one each by Morisot and Manet, 2 wood engravings after Manet and one each after Degas and Camille Pissaro First UK edition, first impression of the first work to describe the development of Impressionism, with a chapter on each of the major painters and numerous illustrations. The author, Theodore Duret (1838–1927), was one of the earliest and most vocal supporters of the movement. He first met Manet in 1865 and the two became good friends, with the artist painting the connoisseur three times. During the 1870s Duret began writing articles championing the new movement, and this, his most important work, was published in 1878 to accompany the fourth Impressionist exhibition in Paris. Duret also collected and promoted the work of the pre-Raphaelites, was an early devotee of Asian art, particularly Japanese prints, and coined the term avant-garde. A nice copy of this book that "remains a primary account of Impressionism and contemporary reception" (Dictionary of Art Historians, Duke University).

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Official History (Naval and Military) of the Russo Japanese War

      His Majesty's Stationary Office, London 1910 - OFFICIAL HISTORY (NAVAL AND MILITARY) OF THE RUSSO-JAPANESE WAR. To be completed in 3 volumes. 1910-1920. Prepared by the Historical Section of the Committee of Imperial Defence. Printed for His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, by Harrison and Sons, St. Martin's Lane. 3 volumes, 2 cases of maps/plans. Volume 1, published 1910. Covers period to 24th August 1904. Collation: 566 pages, plus additional Charts and Strategical plans. Lacks 1 strategical map. Otherwise complete. Volume 2, published 1912, covers Liao-Yang, The Sha Ho, Port Arthur. Collation: 853 pages, plus additional Plans, Complete. Volume 3, published 1920. Covers San-De-Pu, Muken, the Sea of Japan. Collation: 904 pages. This volume is complete, but lacks additional Appendix Volume and case of Maps. All volumes heavily illustrated with photographs, fold-out maps and plans. Extremely rare title. British Library lacks complete copy. Books bound in blue publishers cloth. All volumes cloth showing signs of wear, some rubbing to corners, and various markings on boards. Gilt lettering to spines, some fading/markings to spines. Cases with maps/plans also bound in blue publishers cloth, with same markings/rubbed. Internally, Vol. 2, inner hinge (gutter) showing between title/frontis. Contents of all volumes and addition maps and plans are all in good clean bright condition. Overal pages, maps and plans in good condition throughout. Very rare. Books measure 18x26cm.Weight 10kg.A60 Size: Large 8vo

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        OFFICIAL HISTORY OF THE RUSSO-JAPANESE WAR Part I - V

      His Majesty's Stationery Office [HMSO], 1906 - 1910. - 1st edn. 5 vols: Part I (1906: pp. 75 + 1A-14A; the contents call for 5 bound-in maps but are not present); Part II From The Battle Of The Ya-Lu To Liao-Yang Exclusive (1908: pp. 164 with 1 map bound-in + 9 (of 11) folding in rear pocket - lacks strategical map 2 and tactical map II/2); Part III The Siege Of Port Arthur (1909: pp. 173 with 22 b&w plates and 8 folding coloured maps in rear pocket) ; Part IV Liao-Yang (1909: pp. 120 with folding map bound-in and 7 folding maps in rear pocket); Part V Sha Ho (1910: pp. 183 with folding map bound-in and 10 folding maps in rear pocket) .Tall 8vo. Original uniform cloth-backed paper-laid boards (previous owner's neat inscription on upper cover of each vol and some light pencil annotations to margins - otherwise a bright VG set of the scarce original edition). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rothwell & Dunworth (ABA, ILAB)]
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        Provenca. Poems Selected From Personae, Exultations, And Canzoniere

      Boston: Small Maynard & Company. (1910). First. First edition, first impression. 12mo. Original printed tan boards. Ownership signature, a tiny spot on the front cover, top corner a little bumped, but generally a very near fine copy. Scarce in this condition. Pound's first book of poetry published in America. It contains the best work of two earlier volumes, Personae and Exultations, with the addition of several new poems. Separately issued in England under the title of Canzoni. One of approximately 200 copies printed. Gallup A6a. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Durch Zentral-Sumatra. 1. Band sep. Enthält: I. Teil: Reisebericht. Erlebnisse, Funde, geschichtliche Rückblicke. / II. Teil: Die Ethnographie der Kuantan- und Kamparländer. Zwei Teile in einem Band.

      Wilhelm Süsserott, Verlagsbuchhandlung. Berlin, 1910. - Vitri2 28 cm x 22 cm. Grüner Originalleinenband mit rotgeprägtem Deckel- und Rückentitel sowie blau-rot-gold geprägtem Vorderdeckelbild der Insel. Der Vordere Buchgelenk oben 3 cm angerissen. an den Ecken und Kanten minimal bestossen. Hübsche Vorsatzpapiere. Titelblatt, XXXI Seiten Vorwort, Zwischentitel zum ersten Teil, 851 Seiten. Zwischen den Seiten 496/497 ein leeres weißes Blatt. Handschriftliche Vorbesitzerzueignung in Tinte auf Vorsatz. Enthalten sind alle XXII Tafeln, 3 Photogravüren, eine beigelegte faksimilierte Bilderhandschrift und eine Karte. Innen sehr sauber, wie ungelesen. Wohlerhaltenes Exemplar, collationiert. Sehr umfangreiches Werk über Lebensgewohnheiten, Natur, Gebräuche, Traditionen, Wirtschaft, mit Statistiken. Reich illustriert durch 223 Abbildungen und Photographien im Text, Tafeln und einer Karte. 4600

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        REWARDS AND FAIRIES

      Macmillan and Co. Ltd. London. 1910. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. (8.1 x 5.6 inches). Four full page mono plates by Frank Craig. Fine leather binding of recent full red morocco, the spine with raised bands, ruled, decorated and lettered in gilt. Single gilt ruled border on boards. Top edge gilt. A fine copy. Contains the Poem "If".

      [Bookseller: Paul Foster Books]
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        On the Determination of the Tension of a Recently Formed Water-Surface." Offprint from Proc. Roy. Soc., A, Vol. 84, 1910, pp. 395-403. INSCRIBED BY NIELS BOHR

      1910 - Original wrappers. Very Good First Edition. Inscribed by Bohr (in Danish): "Fra Forfatteren." Bohr's second publication, and the beginning of his career as a theoretical physicist. Bohr's prior publication--"Determination of the Surface-Tension of Water by the Method of Jet Vibration" (1909)--was his only publication on experimental physics. A signed copy of Bohr's first paper sold for $7170 at Christie's New York (24 October 2002, Harvey Plotnick Library). [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Scientia Books, ABAA]
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        THE WILDERNESS HUNTER

      New York: The Review of Reviews Co., 1910. Reprint. Hardcover. About Fine. Original brown cloth with a portrait and signature of Roosevelt printed in brown on the front cover; iv, 296 pages; illustrated with a frontispiece photograph of Roosevelt standing before a giant redwood. The Homeward Bound Edition, a condensed version of the original book that first appeared in 1893. This copy is SIGNED by the author on the front free endpaper: "with the good wishes of/Theodore Roosevelt/Feb 25th 1913." Below that in an unknown hand is written "won at N.Y. State Shoot/Buffalo, June 11, 1913" with the winner's signature. Tipped to the rear pastedown is the official list of prizes for the competition with this book listed. After the first World War, the government began sponsoring shooting competitions around the country with free ammunition provided and prizes given as incentives. The goal was to ensure that as many men as possible would be proficient in handling guns to prepare for future wars.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        ALASKA VOLUME I NARRATIVE, GLACIERS, NATIVES. By John Burroughs, John Muir and George Bird Grinnell. [with:] VOLUMES II - V, VIII - XI, XIII - XIV

      Washington. 1910-14.. Eleven volumes bound in twelve, lacking only the twelfth volume (sixth and seventh volumes were never published). Numerous plates (some colored) and maps. First and second volumes in modern green half morocco, the others in original gilt green cloth, t.e.g., fifth through eleventh volumes in green cloth dust jackets. A couple covers slightly rubbed. Minor dampstain on foredge of front board of thirteenth volume. Shelf label removed from toe of some spines. A few volumes with library labels on front pastedown and front free endpaper. Bookplate on front pastedown of first and second volumes. Generally a very good, sharp set. A very rare, nearly complete set of the Harriman expedition publications, lacking just one volume. These volumes record the findings of perhaps the largest private expedition to Alaska ever undertaken, that backed by Edward Harriman in 1899 in cooperation with the Washington Academy of Sciences. The party, which included an impressive roster of scientists and naturalists (e.g. William H. Brewer of Yale, George Bird Grinnell, John Muir, Prof. William Ritter of the University of California), sailed from Seattle on May 30 and returned two months later. They sailed along the Northwest Coast, through Bering Sea with stops at various islands, visited Eskimo settlements on the Asiatic and American coasts, and went through Bering Strait to Siberia before heading home, travelling nine thousand miles in all. The first two volumes constitute the entire narrative section. The other ten volumes (of which nine are present here) of scientific data are extremely scarce, having been printed over a period of thirteen years, with a change in publisher after Harriman's death in 1910. The work is illustrated with handsome plates and maps throughout, including chromolithographs of birds and plants, as well as photogravures of Curtis Eskimo photographs. Accompanying the expedition were artists R. Swain Gifford and Fred S. Dellenbaugh, as well as bird painter Louis Agassiz Fuertes. Most of the photographs are by E.S. Curtis or C. Hart Merriman. Following is a list of the titles of each volume: 1) NARRATIVE, GLACIERS, NATIVES. By John Burroughs, John Muir, and George Bird Grinnell. 183pp., paginated continuously with second volume, which contains the index for both. 2) HISTORY, GEOGRAPHY, RESOURCES. By William Healey Dall and others. pp.185- 383. Index. 3) GLACIERS AND GLACIATION. By Grove Karl Gilbert. 231pp. 4) GEOLOGY AND PALEONTOLOGY. By Benjamin Kendall Emerson and others. 173pp. 5) CRYTOGAMIC BOTANY. By J. Cardot and others. 424pp. 6) Never published. 7) Never published. 8) INSECTS PART 1. By W.H. Ashmead and others. 238pp. 9) INSECTS. PART 2. By W.H. Ashmead and others. 284pp. 10) CRUSTACEANS. By M.J. Rathbun and others. 337pp. 11) NEMERTEANS AND BRYOZOANS. By W.R. Coe and A. Robertson. 251pp. 12) [lacking here:] ENCHYTRAEIDS AND TUBICOLOUS ANNELIDS. By C. Eisen and K.J. Bush. 355pp. 13) LAND AND FRESH WATER MOLLUSKS OF ALASKA AND ADJOINING REGIONS. HYDROIDS OF THE EXPEDITION. By W.H. Dall and C.C. Nutting. 250pp. 14) MONOGRAPH OF THE SHALLOW-WATER STARFISHES OF THE NORTH PACIFIC COAST FROM THE ARCTIC TO CALIFORNIA. By A.E. Verrill. Two volumes. 408pp. 110 plates. Sets of the Harriman expedition series are extremely rare in the marketplace. RICKS, p.116. TOURVILLE 1950.

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        Börnehjaelpsdagen 7. Juni 1910.

      . Litograferet plakat trykt i sepia af Chr. I Catos Lith. Etabl. Köbenhavn 1910. 98 x 65 cm. * Med svage foldemaerker. Smukt restaureret og dubleret pa syrefrit papir af Per Laursen..

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        Cirkus Variete. Clara Wieth.

      1910 1910 - Litografisk plakat trykt af Frode Hass Lith. Amager Torv. [København] ca. 1910. 87x63 cm. Sign. med initialer. H.E.M. - A-H. * Med foldemærker. Smukt restaureret og dubleret på syrefrit papir af Per Laursen.

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        Denkschrift. Ostafrikanische Bergwerks- und Plantagen-Aktiengesellschaft. Berlin W 50 Bambergerstraße 50.

      Berlin, um 1910.. Seegrüner Original-Kartoneinband mit aufmontiertem Deckelphoto, Groß-8°, 18 Seiten, 1 Zahlungsschein, mit zahlreichen photographischen Abbildungen im Text. Eine Werbe und Denkschrift der Aktiengesellschaft von schöner und sauberer Erhaltung, lediglich der Einband ist leicht knittrig. Inhalt u.a. Berichte über: Glimmer-Bergbau, Glimmerbergwerke Morogoro Arthur Naaf, Plantagenbetrieb Arthur Naaf, weitere zukunftsreiche Bodenschätze, Aufforderung zur Beteiligung mit Rentabilitätsrechnung und zahlreichen Empfehlungen damaliger Persönlichkeiten..

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        Mr. Woodchuck: The Twinkle Tales [First Edition]

      Chicago, Ill.: Reilly & Lee Co., 1910. First edition. Hardcover. Fair. Enright, Maginal. No date (c 1910). 5" X 7". Paper over board pictorial cover. Some scratching and darkening to boards. Front matter lists "The Twinkle Tales. Six Volumes. Mr. Woodchuck. Bandit Jim Crow. Prairie-Dog Town. Prince Mud-Turtle. Sugar-Loaf Mountain. Twinkle's Enchantment" Backstrip missing but binding solid. 14 full page plates plus title page and final page color illus. Some finger smudging and light color smears on a few pages (including large but faint smear over one plate). Plates bright. Previous owner's pencil inscription on FEP "Edward F. Jr. from Grandma." Boards protected by Brodart sleeve.

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        Grasers naturwissenschaftliche und landwirtschaftliche Tafeln. (Sammelbd. m. 12 Tafeln).

      Annaberg, Grasers Vlg. (Richard Liesche) o.J. (um 1910).. 12 chromolithograph. Tafeln im Format ca. 65 x 90 cm gefaltet auf 15 x 23 cm auf Ln.fälzchen in grünem Leinenband m. goldgepr. Tit. auf mont. Rückenschildchen. Einbd. sauber u. nur wenig berieben; Liste aller ersch. Taf. auf vord. Spiegel mont.; Exlibris auf flieg. Vorsatz; Taf. weitgehend in gutem Zustand; vereinz. angestaubt, gebr. od. m. kl. Einriss.. Umfassender Sammelband m. 12 dieser überaus dekorativen Anschauungstafeln. Jede Tafel mit zahlr., naturgetreuen Abbildungen, ausgeführt in feinstem Mehrfarbendruck mit bis zu 12 Farben. Alle Abbildungen m. Bildunterschrift u. tlw. kurzen erläuternten Beitext. - In unserem Sammelbd. sind folgende Tafeln enthalten: Essbare Pilze. / Giftige u. verdächtige Pilze./ Einheim. Schmetterlinge. / Einheim. Käfer. / Süßwasserfische. / Seefische. / Tiere u. Pflanzen des Meeres u. des Strandes. / Mineralien. / Einheim. Vögel. / Apfelsorten. / Birnensorten.

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        The Golf Courses Of The British Isles

      Duckworth 1910 - One of the classic golf books, with illustrations of many of the leading courses in Scotland, England and Ireland. First Edition. 8vo. [vi] + 254pp. Colour frontis. (St. Andrews),  tissue guard,  62 colour plates, illustrated by Harry Rountree. Original green cloth, 1" stain running the length of the lower board, sl lean, gilt titles to spine and front, vignettes, top edges gilt. A good copy.

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        The Golf Courses of the British Isles

      Duckworth & Co., London 1910 - Green Cloth with gilt decoration to front board and to spine. Top edge gilt; other edges untrimmed. Illustrated throughout with full colour plates with printed tissue guards. Faint stain on upper edge; untrimmed edges browning nicely. Gift inscription to the front endpage. Rear endpage has a few vertical creases, rear hinge professionally repaired. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Contact Editions, ABAC, ILAB]
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        The Golf Courses of the British Isles. Painted by Harry Roundtree.

      Duckworth & Co., London 1910 - A Very Good plus copy slightly cocked with some foxing to the pages in green cloth binding, gold stamped on spine and front cover. This is the author's most famous book of the courses in Scotland, England and Ireland. Contains 64 illustrations mostly color of various gold courses. Considered one of the highspots of Golf literature. Catalog Creme

      [Bookseller: Gregor Rare Books]
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        The Golf Courses Of The British Isles.

      Duckworth & Co. [1910], London - Slight loss of color at spine ends, small bump on one; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Dark green publisher's cloth with ornate gilt title on spine and front board, deckle edges, [8], 253, [1]p., sixty four illustrations from paintings by Harry Rountree,titled on issue paper (48 in color), index. **Donovan & Murdock #14410. The Irish courses were dropped from the second edition. With the signature of Charles Macpherson on end-paper. Very Good- corner and short tear opened, overall an attractive clean copy. cloth at another corner, some pages crudely [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Hurley Books Inc.]
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        THE GOLF COURSES OF THE BRITISH ISLES.

      Duckworth. London 1910 - First edition, first impression, in the first issue binding with the illustrator's name misspelled "Rowntree" on the upper board. Small 4to. hardback bound in green cloth gilt, with gilt decoration to spine and upper board. t.e.g., others uncut. 253pp., indexed, illustrated with many plates in colour and b/w by Harry Rountree. Some slight foxing, otherwise a clean bright copy in Very Good condition. (Shelf 9) NOTE: Heavy Book (1.4 kg+) might require extra charges for postage outside the UK** [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Chaucer Bookshop ABA ILAB]
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        The Golf Courses of the British Isles

      Duckworth & Co, london 1910 - Large 8vo. Original green decorated cloth slightly marked and worn. The volume is slightly bowed. Frontis. and 62 further coloured and black and white plates. A very good copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Leakey's Bookshop Ltd.]
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        Poema del Otoño y otros Poemas

      Biblioteca Ateneo 1910 - Firma del antiguo propietario en la portada. Algunas manchas de humedad en la anteportada. Encuadernación simple. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Libros JyE]
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        The Constitution and Finance of english, Scottish and Irish Joint-Stock Companies to 1720 - Volume II: Companies for Foreign Trade, colonization, Fishing and Mining

      Cambridge, UK 1910 - 504 pages. Index. "The discovery of a number of minute-books and official documents has made it possible in a considerable number of cases to reach conclusions as precise as those obtainable about a modern company in the Official Intelligence or the Stock Exchange Year-Book." - from Preface. Frontis is comprised of a two-page black and white reproduction of a 1622 map illustrating the Somers Islands and the land-holdings of its shareholders. Average soiling and wear. Binding intact. Sound copy. Please note: this book is Volume II (only) of a three-volume set. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: RareNonFiction, IOBA]
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        Correspondance de Paul Roulier-Davenel recueillie par Sacha Guitry illustrée par lui.

      Dorbon ainé 1910 - - Dorbon ainé, Paris s.d. (1910), 19x24cm, broché. - Edition originale sur papier courant. Quelques rousseurs marginales affectant certains feuillets et les tranches, sinon agréable exemplaire. Illustrations in et hors-texte. Rare ouvrage de l'auteur consistant en une supercherie littéraire. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        The Sphinx

      John Lane. Printed at the Ballantyne Press. London and New York 1910 - First Edition Thus with notes by Robert Ross. Original fragile pictorial boards designed by Charles Ricketts, publisher's dust jacket with same Ricketts design. Extremely Rare Wilde publication. In 1904, Ricketts presented the Sphinx manuscript to Ross, who then gifted it to the British Museum. Before doing so, he published this smaller format with his own notes. Ross, Wilde's longtime lover, friend and, finally, his literary executor, had the author's remains moved from the Bagneaux Cemetery to P?re Lachaise in Paris in 1909 and directed that his own remains be buried in the tomb. A very uncommon edition of this famous poem; fewer than 5 institutional copies located and no copy exists at the Bodley Head archives at the Harry Ransom Research Center. Mason 363. Very Good tight copy, with visible crease lines at spine edges, small chip to base of spine, final advertising leaf appears to have been excised, in attractive Very Good thin-paper dustjacket that seems to have defied all odds by surviving, shallow chips at spine ends, clean split along front spine edge. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Babylon Revisited Rare Books]
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        River Forest Tennis Club, River Forest, Illinois, 1906. Pl. XLII

      Berlin: Ernst Wasmuth, 1910. Original lithograph on 4-ply, wove, tan paper. 15.94 x 25.25" (40.5 x 64 cm). Artist's embossed stamp left center. Archival mat and backing.& Provenance: The Prairie Avenue Bookshop, Chicago. The Bookshop recently closed and Wittenborn Art Books has taken over the distribution of the Wasmuth plates.  Many of these were acquired from Wright's apprentices and bear the marginal water stains from the famous fire of 1914, which destroyed the architect's home and studio and most of the edition.& Text and title in German/Deutsch. Finely toned and exhibits marginal staining and minor edge wear. Very good. & Dover (XLII); Storrer (1993) 119; Hitchcock (1942) pp. 49, 114, 115; Florence Sketchbook, 1910 XXII; 22 1/2

      [Bookseller: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts]
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        THE COLLECTED WORKS OF WILLIAM MORRIS With introductions by his daughter, May Morris

      Longmans Green & Co London - 1915 1910 - Twenty-four volumes. 8vo. Limited to 1,050 numbered copies (of which 1,000 only are for sale), this set is number 720. Original holland-backed blue boards with printed paper labels on spines. All edges uncut. Spare labels tipped in a front. A very good set indeed, with slight chipping to some labels and marginal browning to the spines. The overall appearance is attractive, each volume being clean and tight. Each volume with a photogravure frontispiece. Plates include facsimiles (one colour) and examples of Kelmscott type and borders, folding map at end of volume 8. This is a lovely set of Morris' work, printed on good quality paper and with a large, bold type. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Jonkers Rare Books ABA ILAB]
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        A Chinese-English Dictionary in the Cantonese Dialect, Volumes I & II, with xcviipp Supplement Book

      Kelly & Walsh, Hong Kong 1910 - revised & enlarged edition. 4to. Two volumes complete in black cloth, 4to, 1417pp with occasional notes. lacks spine. back cover detached. badly rubbed around edges. also included is, xcviipp Supplement Book. 8vo. marbled boards with leather corners rubbed, spine missing & repair with tape. NB There will be extra postage to pay on this very heavy book (5kg+). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Arthur Probsthain]
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        El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quijote de la Mancha - Comentado por D. Diego Clemencín - Tomos I al IV (Completo)

      Sociedad de Ediciones Literarias y Artísticas - Librería Paul Ollendorff 1910 - 4 vols. Comentado por D. Diego Clemencín. Nueva edición anotada por Miguel de Toro Gómez. Buen estado, lomos ligeramente fatigados, tapa t1 ligeramente fatigada, encuadernados en rústica editorial. T1 459pp. T2 490pp. T3 507pp. 445pp. París. 2,2

      [Bookseller: Cueva Libros - Alberto F. Costa]
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        SIMPLICISSIMUS. 15. Jahrgang. Avril - März 1911 (Num. 1 - 51), mit ein Karnevals-Nummer.

      1910-1911, München, 1910 - 892Seiten, Schönes Exemplar.

      [Bookseller: Bouquinerie du Varis]
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        African Game Trails

      New York:: Charles Scribner,, 1910. . First Edition with the W.B. Conkey-Hammond press seal on copyright page. The subscriber's edition. A Near Fine, tight copy with light edgewear to the original green cloth binding embossed with a heard of elephants. Profusely illustrated with two maps as called for..

      [Bookseller: Gregor Rare Books]
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        The textile industries : a practical guide to fibres, yarns, and fabrics in every branch of textile manufacture, including preparation of fibres, spinning, doubling, designing, weaving, bleaching, printing, dyeing and finishing [complete in 8 volumes]: By William S. Murphy ; assisted by leading experts in textile technology.

      London : Gresham 1910 - Physical description: 8 v. : illus., fronts. (col.), plates, fold. plan, diagrs. ; 26cm. Subjects: Textile industry -- Encyclopaedias. Textile fabrics -- Textile fibre. Textiles -- Manufacture and production. Notes: Title pages in green and black with ornamental borders. Superimposed plates: "model of ribbon loom" mounted on back cover of vol. 1. Very good copies in the original gilt-blocked, decorative cloth. Slight suggestion only of dust-dulling to the spine bands and panel edges. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. 5 Kg. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd]
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        The Winged Beetle

      Privately printed,, 1910. Octavo. Original brown boards, titles and decoration to spine and upper board and top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Binding a little rubbed, spine faded, contents slightly toned. An unusually nice copy. First edition, first impression. One of a limited edition of 350 copies.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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