The viaLibri website requires cookies to work properly. You can find more information in our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Displayed below are some selected recent viaLibri matches for books published in 1910

        Three typical houses for real estate subdivision for Mr. E. C Waller, River Forest, 1909. Pl. XLVIII.

      Berlin: Ernst Wasmuth. 1910 - Original lithograph on 4-ply, wove, grey paper. 15.94 x 25.25" (40.5 x64 cm). Artist's embossed stamp bottom corner. Archival mat and backing.Provenance: The Prairie Avenue Bookshop, Chicago. The Bookshop recently closed and WittenbornArt 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/edge wear. VG. Dover (XLVIIIa); Hitchcock (1942) pg. 118 E.C. Waller "small houses for rent . . . $3500 each; Brooks (1966) p. 202 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
 1.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        TRANS-HIMALAYA: Discoveries and Adventures in Tibet.

      A SUPERB PRIMARY RESOURCE AND EARLY EXPLORATION OF TIBET New York 1910, - Macmillan. Red pictorial cloth, two vol. set,436+441p., 17 color, 360 b.w. photos & illus., 7 maps,3 foldout maps, index, good copy, top gilt, spine head & tail andcorners bit rubbed, contents clean. Q U I T E S C A R C E Color scans available for this book on request. Description content 2014Copyright Rare Oriental Books Co.

      [Bookseller: RARE ORIENTAL BOOK CO., ABAA, ILAB]
 2.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        Perspective and ground plan of a city dwelling for Isadore Heller, Woodlawn Avenue, 1897. Pl. IV.

      Berlin: Ernst Wasmuth. 1910 - Original lithograph on 4-ply, wove, tan paper. 15.94 x 25.25" (40.5 x64 cm). Artist's embossed stamp lower left. Archival mat and backing.Provenance: The Prairie Avenue Bookshop, Chicago. The Bookshop recently closed and WittenbornArt 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, small tears & creasing along top of image (l. print). Else very good. Chicago, IL .Dover (IV); Storrer (1993) 038; Hitchcock (1942) pl. 43-44 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
 3.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        Ergebnisse einer Zoologischen Forschungsreise in den Südöstlichen Molukken (Aru- und Kei-Inseln) im Auftrag der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft. Reisebericht.

      Frankfurt/Main, im Selbstverlag, 1910. - 4to. XI+208 pp. + 2 col. lithogr. maps (incl. 1 double-page) & 10 photogr. plts.; 60 photogr.ills. in text. Softcover. Or.wrp. VG. (Oversized wrp. sl. frayed; unopened copy). Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft, 33. Band, Heft 1 & 2. - Also published as: Forschungsreise in den Südöstlichen Molukken (Aru- und Kei-Inseln) im Auftrage der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Charbo's Antiquariaat]
 4.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        Study for a concrete bank building in a small city. (A Village Bank), 1901. Pl. XII.

      Berlin: Ernst Wasmuth. 1910 - Original lithograph on tissue paper. 15.94 x 25.25" (40.5 x64 cm). Artist's embossed stamp lower left. Mounted on linen. Provenance: The estate of Blaine and Hulda Drake, who were members of the original class of fellows at Taliesin at Spring Green, Wi. They remained close to the master and later moved with him to Taliesin West, outside of Phoenix, AZ, The corner of the print was damaged and torn off due to damage sustained famous fire of 1914, which destroyed the architect's home and studio and most of the edition.The missing piece is in the upper left margin, barely affecting the image.The print has been cleaned and de-acidified. Text and title in German/Deutsch. Finely toned and exhibits some wrinkling. One corner torn, missing. Else very good. Published in Brickbuilder, Aug. 1901. Dover (XIIb); Storrer (1993) 155 has elements; Hitchcock (1942) pg. 112; Brooks (1966) Fig. 22; Florence Sketchbook, 1910 X. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
 5.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        Signed Photo Postcard of Hedin.

      Paul Heckscher, Stockholm 1910 - Stockholm: Paul Heckscher, ca. 1910. Ca. 13,5x8,5 cm (5 x 3 ½ in). Postcard in very good condition. "Between 1894 and 1908, in three daring expeditions through the mountains and deserts of Central Asia, he mapped and researched parts of Chinese Turkestan (officially Xinjiang) and Tibet which had been unexplored until then. Upon his return to Stockholm in 1909 he was received as triumphantly as Adolf Erik Nordenskiöld. In 1902, he became the last Swede (to date) to be raised to the untitled nobility and was considered one of Sweden's most important personalities. As a member of two scientific academies, he had a voice in the selection of Nobel Prize winners for both science and literature. Hedin never married and had no children, rendering his family line now extinct. Hedin's expedition notes laid the foundations for a precise mapping of Central Asia. He was one of the first European scientific explorers to employ indigenous scientists and research assistants on his expeditions. Although primarily an explorer, he was also the first to unearth the ruins of ancient Buddhist cities in Chinese Central Asia. However, as his main interest in archaeology was finding ancient cities, he had little interest in gathering data thorough scientific excavations. Of small stature, with a bookish, bespectacled appearance, Hedin nevertheless proved himself a determined explorer, surviving several close brushes with death from hostile forces and the elements over his long career. His scientific documentation and popular travelogues, illustrated with his own photographs, watercolor paintings and drawings, his adventure stories for young readers and his lecture tours abroad made him world famous" (Wikipedia).

      [Bookseller: The Wayfarer's Bookshop, ABAC/ILAB/PBFA]
 6.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        House for Mr. W. H. Winslow in River Forest, Illinois. Entrance Detail, 1894. Pl. I.

      Berlin: Ernst Wasmuth. 1910 - Original lithograph on tissue paper. 15.94 x 25.25" (40.5 x64 cm). Artist's embossed stamp upper left. Archival mat and backing.Provenance: The Prairie Avenue Bookshop, Chicago. The Bookshop recently closed and WittenbornArt 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 with edge chipping and tears. Somewhat brittle. Very good. River Forest, IL.Dover (Ib); Storrer (1993) 024; Hitchcock (1942) pl. 25-28; Brooks (1966) p. 202 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
 7.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        Ergebnisse einer Zoologischen Forschungsreise in den Südöstlichen Molukken (Aru- und Kei-Inseln) im Auftrag der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft. Reisebericht.

      Frankfurt a. M. 1910 - 4to. Original printed (oversized) wrappers. With 2 coloured maps (1 double-page), 10 photographic plates and 60 illustrations. XIII, 208 pp. *Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft. - Expedition by Hugo Merton and Jean Roux to the Kai and Aru Islands, the Moluccas, January 1907 - June 1908. Ample information is given on the natural history, the ethnography, geography and geology of these islands. - Fine, pages unopenend. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat Fenix]
 8.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        Sonetti e Poemi (1898 - 1909).

      Comitato Ligure Apuano (Edisso Traversari),, Empoli, 1910 - In-8° (215x157mm), (2), XIII, 406, (2), legatura del tempo in t. tela rossa. Titolo in oro al dorso. Conservata la brossura originale illustrata da Plinio Nomellini. Un ritratto dell'autore all'antiporta e 13 xilografie in b.n. di Adolfo De Carolis. Dedica autografa di Roccatagliata Ceccardi all'occhietto: "Al poeta Domenico Giuseppe Carbonaro per affettuoso ricordo Ceccardo Roccatagliata Ceccardi Genova li 11 Maggio 1910". Il nome del dedicatario, ancorché in parte abraso, è tuttavia ancora decifrabile. Si tratta dello stesso Carbonaro autore di un unico volume, "Primi versi: raccolta di poesie varie" (Genova, Palagi, 1909), libro per cui lo stesso Ceccardi fece una prefazione. La p. 37, con il sonetto "Nel primo dì dei morti ch'Ella viaggia in lor paesi" (n. XXXV della raccolta), mancante del testo a stampa, è abilmente integrata da una mano del tempo in nitida calligrafia corsiva (dello stesso Ceccardi o del Carbonaro ?). Prima della p. 36, è posta un bozza dattiloscritta su velina firmata e corretta di suo pugno da Ceccardi stesso, datata a stampa "Carrara, cadendo l'Ottobre del 1918" e, nella firma in calce, "la sera del Natale 1918". Sono presenti anche alcune correzioni autografe a matita, costituenti interessanti varianti della lirica. Tali correzioni sono presenti nella trascrizione calligrafica posta immediatamente dopo, che accoglie la lezione definitiva della lirica. Alla p. 296 è applicata un'epigrafe a stampa dello stesso Ceccardi "Per Marco e Maria Carbonaro a Staglieno". Qualche ingiallitura e traccia d'uso lieve. Bell'esemplare. Edizione originale in raccolta, nella tiratura di lusso di sole 500 copie per i sottoscrittori e in copia che costituisce di per sé un prezioso cimelio ceccardiano, dei versi composti nel decennio 1898-1909 dal grande poeta ligure (Genova, 1871-ivi, 1919). Gambetti / Vezzosi, p. 772. Spaducci, p. 249. Asor Rosa, p. 469. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Gilibert Libreria Antiquaria (ILAB-LILA)]
 9.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        THE HOLE AND CORNER BOOK

      W. & R. Chambers, London & Edinburgh 1910 - (Parker, N.) illustrator. THE HOLE AND CORNER BOOK with verses by B. Parker. London & Edinburgh: W. & R. Chambers, circa 1910. First edition. Oblong 8vo - 12-3/4" x 9-3/16". Color pictorial boards with just a hint of wear to the board corners as well as the head and tail of the spine for what is a truely superior copy of the book. Pictorial dust wrapper in lovely condition. Illustrated endpapers. [52]pp. Internally, this book is filled with baby animals and is in fine condition. Each chapter features a different group of baby animals and includes a page of verse with brown line drawings within text along with a wonderful, full page chromolithograph of the group. The condition of the book is NEAR FINE and the condition of the dust wrapper is VERY GOOD +. Rare in the dust wrapper. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Wallace & Clark, Booksellers]
 10.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        Klaus Rabenbein. Erzählungen und Märchen für die Jugend von Paul Frieben. Illustriert von Bruno Zwiener und E.H. Münch

      Sonnen-Verlag Karl Krömer, Königshütte - gebraucht befriedigend; eine farbige Illustration vorne auf dem Buchdeckel (intakt) REst im Buch selbst einfarbig schwarz; erschienen ca. um 1910 herum; Einbandecken und Buchrücken stark berieben; Papier vom Einband an der Buchrückenkante komplett durchgerieben; Buchrücken teil halbseitig gerissen und gelößt; Teile des Buchrücktextes und das Papier dazu fehlen; Einbandecken stark berieben; Schnitt und Seiten stark gebräunt; ersten und letzten Seiten altersfleckig; Buchblock sitzt noch fest im Gelenk; ohne Namenseintrag oder Widmung; für Sammler und Bibliotheken wegen des Zustands bedingt geeignet jedoch wegen der Seltenheit absolut geignet. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Second Hand Dealer]
 11.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        Ambergris A Selection From the Poems of Aleister Crowley

      Elkin Mathews, London 1910 - Hardcover. xiii + 98pp (+ 2pp. adverts). Original composite boards with titling in gilt. Fore- & bottom-edges untrimmed. Gilt title etc. to spine and cover. Frontis Portrait. Contains a selection of Crowley's early published poetry, made by himself and a group of friends. Writing in the Preface, Crowley declared that "In response to a widely-spread lack of interest in my writings, I have consented to publish a small and unrepresentative selection from the same. . This volume . is therefore now submitted to the British Public with the fullest confidence that it will be received with exactly the same amount of acclamation as that to which I have become accustomed." Crowley was correct, and the book was widely ignored in literary circles. Spine quite heavily rubbed and missing an eighth of an inch sliver from the tail and with a few short, closed tears, corner's bruised and rubbed, some discoloration to boards, edges dusty, light browning to endpapers. Still a tight, clean near-VG copy of a book which is often encountered in much worse shape. (no dustjacket, none issued) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Weiser Antiquarian Books, Inc.]
 12.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        LA CATASTROFE SISMICA calabro messinese (28 dicembre 1908). Relazione alla Società Geografica Italiana.

      Roma 1910 - 2 voll. in-8 gr. (testo e atlante), pp. XV, 426, bella leg. mod. m. tela con angoli, carta dec. ai piatti e tass. ai d. con tit. oro, conservate le copertine orig. all’interno. Con 30 tavv. alla fine del volume di testo e 26 gr. tavv. ripiegate nel volume di atlante. Importante studio sull’argomento e una delle opere più significative dello scienziato (Voghera 1868-1935) noto anche per la sua famosa carta sismica dell’Italia. Quest’opera è il frutto della sua indagine sul terremoto di Messina del 1908 per conto della Società Geografica Italiana, e guidicata magistrale per la descrizione dei luoghi e per lo studio del terremoto e maremoto conseguente al fenomeno. Timbri di bibl. estinta. Bell'esempl. raramente completo delle tavv. [086]

      [Bookseller: SCRIPTORIUM Studio Bibliografico]
 13.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        The Golden Legend

      Hodder and Stoughton, London 1910 - viii, 153pp, [1]. Original full vellum, title in gilt to spine and upper cover, upper cover with gilt castle design, t.e.g., original ties. Gilt to spine rubbed, bright to upper cover, covers very lightly soiled. Very light foxing to fore-edge of text block, text and plates bright and clean, two plates creased to corners. Complete with twenty-five tissue guarded tipped in plates. Limited edition of 250 copies, this being copy 67, signed by the illustrator Sidney Meteyard [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Temple Rare Books]
 14.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        Prières et pensées chrétiennes de J.-K. Huysmans Avec une introduction et des notes par Henri d'Hennezel

      Lyon, H. Lardanchet 1910 - Livre d'occasion 16,4 x 12 cm, broché, couverture rempliée imprimée en rouge et noir, cristal d'origine, 1 f. blanc, 89 pp. 2 ff. n. ch. Condition : Edition originale de ce recueil d'extraits tirés d"'A Rebours", "En route", "La cathédrale", L'oblat", etc. L'un des 12 exemplaires du tirage de tête imprimé sur papier du Japon (le nôtre non justifié). Parfait état. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Faustroll]
 15.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        Ballades, Rondeaux & Chansons

      R. Kieffer, 1910. 1 volume, 4to., illustrated by Georges Bruyer, limited to 180 numbered copies this being copy #77, front wrapper printed on vellum, rear blank vellum wrapper bound in. Bound in full vellum, title gilt to spine, yap edges, top edge gilt, others rough gilt, light tan silk moire doublures and endpapers, gilt dentelles, dentelles inlaid with a band of brown morocco, with a fitted vellum chemise all housed in a brown morocco edged open-ended slipcase, by G. G. Levitzky.

      [Bookseller: D&D Galleries - ABAA]
 16.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


        THE ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA A DICTIONARY OF ARTS, SCIENCES, LITERATURE AND GENERAL INFORMATION Eleventh Edition

      Cambridge U.P. 1910 - 3/4 leather over maroon boards. Top edges gilt. Gilt spine titles. 29 volumes/16 titles. Included are three additional volumes comprising the supplemental 13th ed. All volumes have very mild shelfwear to boards, some volumes show light rubbing to corners and edges. Bindings are sound on all volumes and inner pages are clean and free of markings. 3 volumes of 13th ed published, 1926. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Books on the Boulevard]
 17.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        The Encyclopaedia Britannica. A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature, & General Information. Eleventh [-Twelfth] Edition.

      London: The Encyclopaedia Britannica Company, Ltd., [1910-22]. - The eleventh edition is generally regarded the best scholarly edition. Sixteen double volumes, quarto, encompassing the twenty-eight volumes of the 11th edition, the index volume and three additional volumes to make the twelfth edition. Half brown morocco over burgundy cloth boards, gilt spines, top edge gilt. A little light wear to binding extremities, but a fine, clean copy of this very desirable edition. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Michael R. Thompson Books, A.B.A.A.]
 18.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        The Encyclopedia Britannica ( Eleventh Edition )

      The Encyclopaedia Britannica Company ( The Encyclopedia Britannica Company ), New York 1910 - A 29 volume set of the scarce and most scholarly eleventh edition. Twenty nine volume set is in overall very good condition with some fraying at spine tips, minor bumping and shelfwear, and pale tanning to pages with slightly darkened spines. Blue cloth 8vos with blindstamped covers and gilt on spines. All are illustrated with full page glossy sheets, fold out-maps and many small illustrations, charts and diagrams in text. This sought after edition is considered to be the most scholarly of the Britannica editions, with contributions from world class experts in their fields. Encyclopedia set, Britannica, Education, Reference, Scarce. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Sea Chest Books]
 19.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        Green Willow and Other Japanese Fairy Tales

      London: Macmillan and Co., 1910. - Edition de Luxe Limited to Five Hundred Copies[GOBLE, Warwick (Illustrator). JAMES, Grace. Green Willow and Other Japanese Fairy Tales. London: Macmillan & Co., 1910. Edition de Luxe, limited to 500 copies. Quarto (11 1/4 x 8 3/4 inches; 286 x 222 mm.). xii, 280[-281], [1 blank] pp. Forty color plates tipped-in onto heavy brown stock, with captioned tissue guards. Original vellum over boards, front cover lettered and pictorially stamped in gilt, spine lettered in gilt. Original yellow sik ties. Top edge gilt, others uncut. Lower edge of spine very lightly creased but still an exceptionally fine copy. Housed in a blue cloth slip-case.Warwick Goble "was best known for his watercolour illustrations for gift books such as Green Willow, and Other Japanese Fairy Tales" (Peppin & Micklethwait)."Mr Goble's forty delicately-coloured illustrations are surprisingly successful in reproducing the native atmosphere of the tales, and altogether the volume is one of the most charming and unusual of the season's offerings" (The Dial, Vol. 49, 1910)Warwick Goble (1862-1943) was trained at the City of London School and the Westminster School of Art. He initially worked for a printer specializing in chromolithography and contributed to the Pall Mall Gazette and the Westminster Gazette. In the 1890s, he contributed half-tone illustrations to monthly magazines such as Strand Magazine, Pearson's Magazine, and The Boy's Own Paper. In 1893, he was exhibiting at the Royal Academy. In 1896, he began illustrating books. In 1898, he was the first to illustrate H. G. Wells's The War of the Worlds, having illustrated it for Pearson's Magazine in 1897. In 1909, he became resident gift book illustrator for MacMillan and produced illustrations for The Water Babies, Green Willow, and Other Japanese Fairy Tales, The Complete Poetical Works of Geoffrey Chaucer, Stories from the Pentamerone, Folk Tales of Bengal, The Fairy Book, and The Book of Fairy Poetry. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: David Brass Rare Books, Inc.]
 20.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        Exposition Henri-Matisse du Lundi 14 au Mardi 22 Février 1910.

      Bernheim-Jeune & Cie., Paris. 1910 - Five b/w plates, 91 item catalogue. Covers unevenly darkened. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Roe and Moore]
 21.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  

______________________________________________________________________________


      Home     Wants Manager     Library Search     562 Years   Links     Contact      Search Help      Terms of Service      Privacy     


Copyright © 2018 viaLibri™ Limited. All rights reserved.