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        GOLF COURSES OF THE BRITISH ISLES

      London: Duckworth & Co., 1910. Green cloth with gilt lettering and gilt and lighter green decorations on front cover and spine. Top edge gilt, others untrimmed (with a few unopened). 253 pages including index. Color frontispiece and 63 internal plates, all tissue protected, watercolor and monochrome. The illustrator's name is given as "Rountree" on the title page, and on the laid in slip advertising his drawings for sale ("Enquiries with a view to purchase should be addressed : - A. E. Johnson, Artists' Agent"), but is spelled as "Rowntree" on the front cover. (?) First few leaves, including the reverse of the frontispiece, and the rear endpapers, are lightly foxed. There is also light foxing on the pages facing the reverse of the plates, and on the tissues. The plates themselves (all are present, by the way) show just VERY faint tanning to the margins. The hinges are sound, but the frontispiece and its tissue are coming loose, and there is a crack between them and the title page. Otherwise the contents are tight, with no other cracks or separations found. The spine is moderately rolled, with a small white mark on the very bottom edge of it, and there are four narrow white marks, each about an inch long, on the rear cover. There is no wear, and the front cover and spine are clean and bright. . First Edition. Hardcover. Near Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Harry Rountree (Rowntree).

      [Bookseller: Warren Berry]
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        The Rhinegold & the Valkyrie

      London, William Heinemann; New York, Doubleday Page & Co.,, 1910. With Illustrations by Arthur Rackham. Translated by Margaret Armour. Quarto. Original blue cloth, titles and pictorial decoration to spine and upper board gilt, pictorial endpapers. Housed in the publisher's box. Tipped-in colour frontispiece and 33 plates with printed tissue-guards. Spine very slightly rolled, top corner bumped, extremities a little rubbed, contents faintly toned, rear hinge cracked. An excellent copy. First US edition, first printing. A nice copy in an attractive example of the original publisher's box. Originally published in the UK in the same year.

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        Gratulationen zum Geburtstag).

      Hollerbaum & Schmidt),, (Leipzig, 1910 - Farbige Lithographie. (Leipzig, Hollerbaum & Schmidt), ca. 1910. 70 x 28 cm. Als Wandbild oder Fries für Kinderzimmer und Schulen gedacht. Ursprünglich wurden diese Wandfriese mit der Darstellung von kindlichen Motiven und Märchen von Gertrud Caspari gemacht und über den Verlag Voigtländer vertrieben. Da dieses Geschäft erfolgreich schien, kopierte der Berliner Plakatverlag Hollerbaum & Schmidt dieses Idee.

      [Bookseller: EOS Buchantiquariat Benz]
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        Manet and the French Impressionists

      London, Grant Richards; J. B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia,, 1910. 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. Quarto. Original blue cloth, titles to spine and upper board gilt, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. 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. Cloth lightly rubbed to edges, light stain to spine, lightly foxing to preliminaries. 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).

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        THE HAUNTED ISLAND: A PIRATE ROMANCE

      London: Elkin Mathews, 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.. Faint glass ring on front cover, endpapers quite foxed, but a solid. very good copy with bright cover stamping. A very scarce book.. (#148230). 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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        DES KNABEN WUNDERHORN, ALTE DEUTSCHE LIEDER

      Leipzig: Insel Verlag, 1910. Contents crisp and bright, all volumes rebacked retaining most of the original spines. 1 of 50 copies in Maroquin (total edition 800). Reprint of the 1801 edition published by Mohr and Zimmer in Heidelberg Three volumes. Each with beautifully engraved title pages. Bound by Carl Sonntag in Leipzig in full red Maroquin with pattern paper endpapers, all edges yellow, the spine with gilt ornaments and black leather title labels. OCLC locates six copies

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        THE TALE OF THE TABBY TWINS. Pictured by LOUIS WAIN.

      Dundee & London ;- Valentine & Sons Ltd. B 438. N.D. Circa ? 1910 - SUPERB LOUIS WAIN RARITY ! 12mo. Striking pictorial paper boards (very slightly soiled) Complete with 14 stunning colour plates plus sketches and pictorial endpapers, all by Louis Wain. Near Fine and thus a truly RARE survival ! [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Halewood & Sons ABA ILAB]
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        Chinese Erotica - Hand-Painted Scenes of Erotic Positions

      Unknown, China 1910 - IN Very Good Condition. Circa 1910? Accordian folding book, measuring 4-1/4 inches tall, by 2 inches wide, with 24 folding panels, depicting 6 hand-painted, ink and watercolor scenes of graphic, erotic sexual positions. The male genitals are not exaggerated, the scenes are depicted unclothed, while laying on rugs, leaves and fabric. The females depicted have unbound hair, sometimes wearing a red ribbon in it. No text on panels. Covers are paper over boards, with Chinese characters on front and back covers. COLORS ARE STILL VIBRANT. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Monroe Bridge Books, MARIAB Member]
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        PABLO PICASSO PAR CHRISTIAN ZERVOS VOL. 28 (XXVIII): SUPPLEMENT AUX ANNEES 1910-1913

      (PICASSO, PABLO). Zervos, Christian. PABLO PICASSO PAR CHRISTIAN ZERVOS VOL. 28 (XXVIII): SUPPLEMENT AUX ANNEES 1910-1913. Paris: Editions "Cahiers D'Art", 1974. First Edition. 4to. Printed Wrappers in Glassine. Catalogue Raisonné. Fine./No Jacket - As Issued.. 166pp, 356 monochrome illustrations. Text in French. This is the twenty-eighth volume of Christian Zervos' unfinished, monumental thirty-three volume (in thirty-four parts) catalogue raisonné of Pablo Picasso's paintings and works on paper supplementally covering the Cubist years of 1910 through 1912. A bright, most handsome copy of the uncommon 1974 first printing whose protective glassine wrapper shows some mild age-toning along the spine along with a closed tear on the front cover. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its weight and value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. Inventory Number: 022619&

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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        Lady Molly of Scotland Yard

      London: Cassell and Company, Ltd.,, 1910. With sixteen full-page illustrations by Cyrus Cuneo. Octavo. Original red cloth, titles to spine gilt and to upper board in black. 16 page advertisements at the rear. Frontispiece and 15 plates. Unnamed bookplate to front pastedown. Spine a rolled and faded, corners lightly rubbed, endpapers tanned. A very good copy. First edition, first impression of the adventures of one of the first female protagonists in the detective genre.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Shinsen Teihan [?] Chôsen Kôtsû Zenzu. (Transportation Map of Korea)

      Osaka.: Mainichi Shimbun.. Furoku (Supplement) 9736.. Meiji 43. 1910.. Color map, 41 3/4 x 28 1/2 inches (neatline) on sheet 30 x 43 inches. Folded. 10 inset maps. Neat paper reinforcement to fold intersections on verso, very good condition. An extraordinarily detailed map of Korea at the time of the Japanese annexation. The inset maps show various cities, including Pyongyang (Heijo - top left); Seoul (Keijo - middle left); Taegu (Taikyu - middle right). The full title reads: Mainichi Shinbunsha Shinsen Teihan [?] Chôsen Kôtsû Zenzu (Osaka Mainichi Newspaper Company New Corrected Edition: Full Transportation / Travel Map of Korea). .

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        AFRICAN GAME TRAILS An Account of the African Wanderings of an American Hunter-Naturalist

      Charles Scribner's Sons 1910 Mild wear to extremities. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper; Green boards showing herd of elephants. Conkey label to copyright page. One of two variants to first edition. top edge gilt ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 583 pages

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        La Petite Mademoiselle: Scène de Moeurs mondaines

      Paris: Albin Michel [1910] - Paris: Albin Michel [1910]. 1st Edition. Soft cover. The first edition of this novel, one of an unknown number of large paper copies, warmly inscribed by the author on endpaper. Very good in original orange wrappers, covers lightly worn. Uncommon. Place 24. Philippe Jullian writes that the novel "is one of the most laughably odd books ever written." Montesquiou portrays himself in the guise of an English governess to whom he attributes the hoaxes of his youth. The novel was penned while he passed a somber holiday at his family home in the south of France, [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        THE SLOWCOACH. Presentation copy from Henry James

      New York: The Macmillan Company, 1910. First American Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Blue cloth with an attractive color cover. Illustrated with a color frontispiece and black-and-white plates. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by Henry James on the front blank: "To Rosamond Gregor/her affectionate old friend,/Henry James/New Years Day/1911.

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        [The equation of state for gases and liquids.] Autograph manuscript in German of his Nobel Lecture

      1910. Autograph Manuscript of van der Waals's Nobel LectureWaals, Johannes Diderik van der (1837-1923). [The equation of state for gases and liquids.] Autograph manuscript in German, written in ink with ink and pencil emendations; marked for use as printer's copy. 24ff. 210 x 171 mm. Light toning, small marginal dampstain on last leaf, left margins a bit frayed minimally affecting text, but very good. Original Manuscript of van der Waals's Nobel lecture, delivered in December 1910. ). Holograph manuscripts of Nobel lectures are very rare, and this is an exceptionally early example from a major figure in the history of modern physics. Van der Waals was awarded the Nobel Prize for physics that year for his work on the equation of state of gases and liquids, in particular for the "van der Waals equation" approximating the behavior of real fluids, introduced in his classic 1873 dissertation on the continuity of gaseous and liquid states.Van der Waals' idea of continuity was that there is no essential difference between gaseous and liquid states of matter, although one must consider other factors in addition to motion of the molecules in the determination of pressure. The important factors are the attraction between particles and their proper volume. . . . From these considerations van der Waals arrived at the equationp + a/v2 ) (v-b) = RT where a expresses the mutual attraction of the molecules, and b is their volume. . . . Other experimenters have suggested different models and equations of state, but van der Walls's model is probably the most useful because it emphasizes the essential features of molecules that determine liquidity, without introducing too many 'realistic' complications. . . . An important practical application of the theory is the prediction of conditions necessary for the liquefaction of a gas; this was an important guide in the liquefaction of the 'permanent' gases" (Weber, Pioneers of Science, p. 41; see also p. 40). In his Nobel lecture van der Waals summarized his life's work on equation of state theory, describing how he had come to formulate the van der Waals equation and the equation's experimental corroboration by Sydney Young, an event that had given van der Waals "great joy." "The laureate went on to detail his most recent work, which he termed 'pseudo association' (the 'van der Waals force') to distinguish it from chemical bonding. The only way to achieve agreement between the equation of state and laboratory data, he maintained, was to postulate the existence of large complexes of molecules, especially in liquids. . . . In the conclusion to his address, van der Waals said, 'In all my studies I was quite convinced of the real existence of molecules . . . I never regarded them as a figment of my imagination, nor even as mere centers of force effects.' He noted that 'the real existence of molecules is universally assumed by physicists,' and that his theory 'may have been a contributing factor" (Magill, The Nobel Prize Winners: Physics, pp. 150-51.

      [Bookseller: Jeremy Norman's Historyofscience.com ]
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        Around the World with the Base Ball Bugs [cover title]: On the Road with the Base Ball Bugs

      Chicago, Ill.: J. Regan & Co.. (1910). First. First edition. 93pp. Illustrated wrappers. Pages a bit browned with small nicks and tears at the extremities, slight erosion on the spine, an attractive, very good copy of a fairly fragile volume. A children's book on baseball containing various poems, songs, anecdotes, and other material. McCue pg.82. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        The Younger Choir [with] The Younger Quire

      New York: Moods Publishing Company. 1910. First. First edition. Octavo. Japanese vellum over boards gilt, gilt is rubbed in places, else near fine. Introduction by Edwin Markham. A very influential collection of poetry by young poets, this being the first appearance for several of them. One of 500 numbered copies, the first 50 have been signed by most of the contributors, this is copy number 12, Signed by the following contributors: Joyce Kilmer, Ludwig Lewisohn, Edwin Markham, Reginald Wright Kauffman, James Oppenheim, Louis Untermeyer, George Sylvester Viereck and several others. Rare. With: The Younger Quire. NY: Moods Publishing Company 1911. 12mo. Near fine. Introduction by Daffydowndilly. Japanese vellum over boards gilt, issued without dustwrapper. Thin spine tanned, short tear to the edge of one blank page and some slight soiling, near fine. Amusing parodies of the younger poets, who appeared in The Younger Choir. Copy #63 of 100 numbered copies, the first ten copies signed by the author (who is not identified). It is however Signed by Louis Untermeyer (under the Daffydowndilly on the title page), who is almost certainly the author, and who is one of the represented poets. It is very probable that it was authored by Untermeyer, whose later work included several books of parody. His first acknowledged book, First Love, was also published in 1911. Rare. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        The Tale of Peter Rabbit.

      London: Frederick Warne and Co., - Sextodecimo, pp.85. Publisher's dark brown paper-covered boards, illustration laid-down to upper, illustrated endpapers. No date [ca.1910]; collation matches Quinby's No.2D (printed 1904-06) but without the imprint on the final page. The multi-character pictorial endpapers are Quinby's plate X, dating this printing to 1910. Trivial wear, dusty top edge; near fine. A most attractive early edition of this important children's book. Jane Quinby - Beatrix Potter (Hodgkins, 1983) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books, ABA ILAB]
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        African Game Trails. An Account of the African Wanderings of an American Hunter-Naturalist.

      New York: Charles Scribner''s Sons 1910 - Number 89 of a limited edition of 500 signed by the author on limitation leaf; printed on Ruisdael paper by the De Vinne Press. Photogravure portrait frontispiece, map, and 23 plates to vol.1, frontispiece and 24 plates to vol. 2; all with lettered tissue guards. 2 volumes 8vo (10 x 6 1/2 inches), pages: xvi:(1):268 & viii:(1):269-529. Some dust marking to top edge of text blocks. Finely bound by the Farnborough Abbey bindery in full dark green crushed morocco, single gilt rule to sides, double gilt rulles to raised bands and head and tail of spine, gilt ornaments to three compartments, lettered direct to the remaining three compartments, uncut, partly unopened. A fine and handsome copy both in binding and internally. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Serrefesse. Parodistische Tragikomödie. Aus dem Französischen übersetzt von Théophil Marquardt.

      Leipzig, Privatdruck, 1910 - 8°, 87 S., 25 zweifarb. Textabb., HLdr. m. Goldpräg., Kanten u. Kapitale etw. berieben, an den Stegen oft etw. fingerfleckig. EA dieser Ausgabe. Ex. Nr. 430/500. 1100 gr. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        THREE LITTLE KITTENS and ( CAT STRUWWELPETER or FIDGETY PHIL )

      London, Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd., No. 970, circa 1910.. FIRST EDITION circa 1910, 6 panel panorama of thick board pages hinged with red cloth, colour printed both sides, a separate story on each side, both illustrated by Wain, brief caption below each picture, all dressed kittens, page size 235 x 180 mm, 9¼ x 7 inches. LACKING COVER BOARD PAGE WITH TITLES (i.e. 5 of 6 panels only). The images for Three Little Kittens were re-used in a painting book issued about the same time by Tuck with the No. 4063. The story on the reverse of the panorama is a cats version of 5 Struwwelpeter stories: Fidgety Philip on the floor under the table cloth and the tea things; the three kittens inked by Agrippa cat for mocking the Blackamoor; John who never looked where he was going and almost drowned in a stream; a version of the Huntsman where a hare with a rifle shoots at 2 cats, 1 sitting on the well; finally, a kitten disobeys his mother and sucks his thumb but with no nasty consequences. A Louis Wain cat version of Struwwelpeter was published by Tuck circa 1905 entitled Fidgety Phil and Other Tales, in the Little Pets series, with 16 pages including covers and with verses by Norman Gale. Hinges slightly worn with some small splits, a few very minor marks to some pages and some hinges, small closed tear to surface paper at edge of 1 image (we have found our mittens), neatly repaired with no loss, barely visible. A good defective copy of a rare book (lacking 1 board page). Neither the Three Little Kitten Painting Book nor our Panorama, nor Fidgety Phil are listed in the bibliography in the reissue of the Dale book on Wain. The painting book is not uncommon but we could not find a record of our panorama. Fidgety Phil is listed in Baumgartner Volume 1, page 24, No.29 and 1 copy is recorded in Liverpool University Library and 1 in Toronto Public Library but not in the Osborne catalogue. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        The Call of the Snowy Hispar: A Narrative of Exploration and Mountaineering on the Northern Frontier of India

      London: Constable and Co.. 1910. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 1910, First Edition. Hardcover, deep red cloth, gilt title, mountaineering design on the front cover. Illustrated with 113 illustrations, plus 2 fold- out maps. A Very Good copy. Clean and unmarked contents. Both maps in excellent condition. Previous owner's neat signature on the fly leaf. Light rubbing to the cloth along the edges and hinges. Spotting, and one shallow dent on the front cover. Sound binding. Book comes in a mylar sleeve. Uncommon. Digital images available upon request.

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        L'HÉRÉSIARQUE ET CIE.

      1910 - Paris, Stock, 1910. In-12 (122 X 185) demi-maroquin noir à coins, dos cinq nerfs, auteur et titre dorés, date en queue, tête dorée, plats de la couverture conservés (GOY et VILAINE) ; (1) f. blanc, (3) ff. de faux-titre, titre et dédicace, 288 pages. ÉDITION ORIGINALE sur papier d'édition, après 21 Hollande, seul tirage en grand papier. Mention fictive de «Troisième édition » sur le premier plat et le titre. Exemplaire comportant un ENVOI AUTOGRAPHE SIGNÉ de Guillaume APOLLINAIRE sur le premier feuillet : « A Madame Paul Dupuy / Hommage respectueux / de son reconnaissant / Guillaume Apollinaire ». Paul DUPUY (1878-1927) a rencontré Miss Helen Browne à New-York, lors d'un séjour qui devait lui permettre d'étudier l'impression de la presse aux États-Unis, et l'épousa le 9 juillet 1908. A la mort de son mari en 1927, Hélène Dupuy se retrouva en charge du "Petit Parisien", l'un des journaux les plus importants et les plus puissants de la Troisième République, et prendra la direction du quotidien "L'Excelsior", racheté par son mari en 1917, et dans lequel Apollinaire fit paraître ses premiers articles. (TALVART, I, page 79, n°2). BEL EXEMPLAIRE du deuxième ouvrage publié par Guillaume Apollinaire, dans une fine reliure de Patrice Goy, dorée par Carine Vilaine. FINE COPY. PICTURES AND MORE DETAILS ON REQUEST. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        DIE ODYSSEE - neu ins Deutsche übertragen von Rudolf Alexander Schröder. - Hier: Erster bis Zwölfter Gesang (Band 1) und Dreizehnter bis Vierundzwanzigster Gesang ( Band 2). Unter der Leitung von Harry Graf Kessler gedruckt in den Jahren 1907 bis 1910 (Band 1) auf den Pressen von R. Wagner und Sohn in Weimar mit Titeln und Initialen von Eric Gill und drei Holzschnitten von Aristide Maillol. Band 2: 1910.

      Verlegt durch den Inselverlag., Leipzig, - Übersetzung in EA, bis heute bedeutend! Bezugspapier von Mariano Fortuny. Numerierte Ausgabe (hier: Nr. 391 in beiden Bänden) - 425er Gesamtaufl., 350 verkäuflich. Hier also direkt vergebene Exemplare. 178 / 169 S. 1850g. Sprache: de Kanten etwas beschabt, kl. Flecken, Ecken best., Rückenbeschriftung leicht beschabt; Textbereich sauber (kl. farb. Unterstreichung Titelseite Bd. 2), Bindung intakt.

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        Radierungen Bd. IV.

      - Florenz, Februar bis Juli 1910. Das Werk, das in den Monaten Februar bis Juli in Florenz entstand, wurde bei H. Wetteroth (Eisenberg) in München in 50 numerierten, vom Künster signierten Exemplaren auf China gedruckt. Dieses Exemplar trägt die Nr. 19. München=Florenz, Selbstverlag des Künstlers., August, 1910. 10 Radierungen hinter Passepartout mit Seidenpapier montiert; 2 Blatt: Inhaltsverzeichnis (Florenz, 6 Uhr morgens; Fliehende Menschen; Fliehende Menschen; Das Publikum; Der begehrliche Blick; Der Vampyr; Jour fix bei der Ehebrecherin; Der Skandal; Der böse Mann; Mein Sohn) und Titelblatt. 55x39 cm; in Mappe, diese Halbpergament=Marmorpapier. Die beiden Titelblätter mit winzigen Läsuren am oberen Blattrand und am Seitenrand etwas fingerfleckig, sonst tadellos. Bei Bestellungen gegen offene Rechnung bitte Telefonnummer angeben. Danke!

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Roland Moser]
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        Zibet und Ambra. Phantasien aus dem alten Orient. Mit 14 Originalbildern von Willi Geiger.

      - Expl. Nr. 11 von 25 Exemplaren der Luxus-Ausgabe auf echtem Bütten, in indisches Brokat gebunden, vom Autor hs. num. u. signiert. Frankfurt : Carl Fr. Schulz, o.J. [1910], ca. 48 nn. Bl. mit zweifarbigem Druck (schwarz / gelb) und 14 Tafeln aus leichtem Karton (grau) mit den montierten z.T. farbigen bzw. farbig unterlegten Bildern, jeweils geschützt von hauchfeinem, floral gemustertem Japanpapier. 19,5 x 28 cm, Fest gebunden in floral gemusterten, mehrfarbigen Orig. Brokat. Floral gemusterte Vorsätze aus stoffähnlichem Japanpapier. Kopfgoldschnitt, (Text)Seiten unbeschnitten. Rücken minimal aufgehellt, sonst makelloses Exemplar. Bei Bestellungen gegen offene Rechnung bitte Telefonnummer angeben. Danke! [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Green Willow and Other Fairy Tales

      London : Macmillan And Co . . 1910 . 1 St UK . Vellum . .

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        Flight. A Journal Devoted to the Interests, Practice, and Progress of Aerial Locomotion and Transport. A virtually complete run of early issues of the world's oldest continuously published aviation news magazine

      Printed and published by the St. Martin's Publishing, London 1910-1912 for the Royal Aero Club of the United Kingdom. A set comprising 99 individual weekly issues (plus three duplicates) spanning August 1910 to June 1912 (Vol. II, No. 32 - Vol. IV, No. 26), missing only the issue for 7th January 1911 (Vol. III, No. 1) and 21st June 1912 (Vol. IV, No. 25). Stapled wrappers, staples rusted and occasionally defective with some front and rear wraps detached (but all present). A single issue somewhat creased and nicked with torn and partially defective wrappers, but the remainder really quite bright and well preserved copies, housed in four custom-made boxes which exhibit some signs of damp externally but in general have done an excellent job of protecting and preserving the contents. A truly fascinating timeline of early twentieth century aviation, illustrated with photographs and plans, and recording many notable milestones including accounts of the first mid-air collision (Milan, October 1910); Pierre Prier's first non-stop flight from Paris to London; Henri Seimet's first non-stop flight from London to Paris; Harriet Quimby's English Channel crossing; and the death of Wilbur Wright in May 1912.. Soft cover. Very Good.

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        Green Willow and Other Japanese Fairy tales

      London Macmillan & Co 1910. VG : in very good condition. Minor bumping to corners. Sm. nick to cloth at base of spine. Endpapers lightly browned. Calligraphic letter to front pastedown First Edition Blue gilt decorated hardback cloth cover 260mm x 200mm (10" x 8"). 281pp. 40 tipped-in colour plates by Warwick Goble.

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        Hinterlassene Schriften. Herausgegeben von dessen ältestem Bruder (J. D. Runge). 2 Bände. Hamburg, Perthes 1840 - 41. 2 Bll., 435 (1) ; XII,.

      554 S., 1 Bl. mit 5 (1 gefalteter) lithografierten Tafeln, 1 Holzstich und 1 Kupferstich, 1 gefaltete Musikbeilage und einige Textabbildungen, späterer Halblederband (um 1910) mit eingebundener Orig.-Broschur des ersten Bandes und Kopfgoldschnitt. Erste Ausgabe.- Goed. VII,48,2; Slg. Borst 1961; Rümann 2177; WG. 2.- Band 1: Aufsätze zur Kunst (Farbenlehre), literarische Arbeiten (Märchen). Band 2: Briefwechsel mit Clemens Brentano, Achim von Arnim, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Ludwig Tieck u.a. und Nachrichten von dem Lebens- und Bildungsgange des Mahlers Ph. O. Runge" von J. D. Runge.- Nach wie vor wichtiges Quellenwerk zur deutschen Romantik.- Text und Tafeln zumeist braun- und stockfleckig, im ersten Band die letzten 20 Seiten seitlich mit größerem altem Fleck, Einbände etwas berieben.

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        A Law Dictionary: Second Edition

      WEST PUBLISHING CO., ST. PAUL, MINN 1910 - containing definitions of the terms and phrases of american and english jurisprudence, ancient and modern and including the principal terms of international, constitutional, ecclesiastical and commercial law and medical jurisprudence with a collection of legal maxims, numerous select titles from the Romand, Modern civil, Scotch, French, Spanish and Mexican Law and other foreign systems, and a table of Abbreviations; browning pages; stained cover board; rubbed along edges; raised ribbed spine DATE PUBLISHED: 1910 EDITION: Second edition 1314 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The People's Rights

      London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1910. 1st Edition. Paperback. Very good. This is the first edition, first state of this striking, scarce, and fragile early collection of Churchill's speeches. In 1904, Churchill quit the Conservative Party and joined the Liberals, beginning a dynamic chapter in his political career that saw him champion progressive causes and be branded a traitor to his class. In 1910, when The People's Rights was published, Winston Churchill was a powerful political force and a member of the Cabinet. From December 3-11, 1909 Churchill was on the campaign trail on behalf of the Liberals. The People's Rights is a distillation of these nine days of speeches, criticizing the House of Lords (which had rejected Liberal Government's budget, thus precipitating the campaign) and championing Free Trade, a graduated income tax, luxury tax, and surtaxes on unearned income. Churchill's efforts were not wasted; as a result of the election, the Liberals would achieve a slim majority and passage of their budget. The People's Rights was published in an exceptionally perishable form, in bright yellow-orange paper wraps (with a halftone photo of Churchill on the cover) and printed on cheap, pulp paper. Consequently few copies survive, and wear, losses, and general deterioration is common to those copies that endure. There are two states of this first and only printing. The first state features and Appendix and an Index (at pages 149-152), while the second replaces the Index with a second Appendix. Here is the desirable first edition, first state. Given the inherent fragility of the edition, this copy is in very good condition - highly complete and unrestored. Notably, the spine remains almost fully intact, with the usual wrinkling, but with all lettering fully preserved and only trivial chipping at the spine ends and hinges. Both covers remain firmly attached and the binding remains square. The striking front cover is complete apart from a .75 x .5 inch loss at the lower corner, claiming only most of the second "N" in London. The rear cover is likewise highly complete, though with wrinkling at both corners. There is a .75 inch closed tear at the lower corner and some tiny closed tears along the edges. Both covers show modest overall soiling but remain bright. The contents are browned as usual, but complete. The book is preserved in a beautiful half leather clamshell case featuring red morocco spine and corners over crimson cloth boards. The case has a rounded spine with raised and gilt stamped bands, gilt ruled compartments, and gilt stamped title, author's name, and date, as well as gilt ruled transitions on the covers. Condition of the case is excellent, with virtually no wear. Bibliographic reference: Cohen A31.2, Woods/ICS A16(aa), Langworth p.97

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        BURNING DAYLIGHT

      The MacMillian Company, New York 1910 - First Edition / Second Printing "First Printing of Dust Jacket" second printing of book, Dust jacketvery rare/ Book Bright [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Les Fleurs du mal.

      Paris, Librairie des Amateurs, A. Ferroud - F. Ferroud successeur 1910 - Vingt-sept compositions de Charles Rochegrosse, gravées à l'eau-forte par Eugène Decisy. Édition tirée à 1200 exemplaires. Celui-ci un des 80 sur JAPON IMPERIAL contenant 3 états des eaux-fortes insérés dans le texte (ici non numéroté). Paris, Librairie des Amateurs, A. Ferroud - F. Ferroud successeur 1910. Très belle reliure plein chagrin noir de l'époque. Filet à froid encadrant les plats. Dos à 4 nerfs filetés et grand fleuron central doré. Couverture illustrée d'une vignette en couleurs, et dos conservés. Non rogné. Signet. Pas de rousseur. Très bon état. Format in-4°(27x21). Edition illustrée [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Poems. With Illustrations by Florence Harrison.

      London: Blackie & Son Limited, 1910 - Large quarto (252 × 192 mm). Near contemporary blue half morocco, spine elaborately gilt in compartments with floral tools, vellum sides, titles to upper board gilt, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt. Spine toned, spotting to edges of text block and occasionally to contents. An excellent copy. Tipped-in colour frontispiece and 35 plates on grey paper with printed tissue guards. First Harrison edition, first impression, trade issue.

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        Poems

      London: Blackie & Son Limited,, 1910. With Illustrations by Florence Harrison. Large quarto (252 × 192 mm). Near contemporary blue half morocco, spine elaborately gilt in compartments with floral tools, vellum sides, titles to upper board gilt, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt. Tipped-in colour frontispiece and 35 plates on grey paper with printed tissue guards. Spine toned, spotting to edges of text block and occasionally to contents. An excellent copy. First Harrison edition, first impression, trade issue.

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        The works of Charles Dickens in thirty volumes

      New York : P.F. Collier, [no date, ca. 1910?] - Description: 30 v. : illus., frontis. ; 21 cm. Contents: v. 1-2. Pickwick Papers --v. 3. Oliver Twist --v. 4. Sketches By Boz --v. 5-6. Nicholas Nickleby --v. 7-8. Old Curiosity Shop --v. 9-10. Barnaby Rudge and Hard times --v. 11-12. Martin Chuzzlewit --v. 13-14. Dombey and Son --v. 15-16. David Copperfield --v. 17-18. Bleak House --v. 19. Child's history of England --v. 20. American notes and pictures from Italy --v. 21-22. Little Dorrit --v. 23-24. Our mutual friend --v. 25-26. Christmas books and stories --v. 27. Tale of two cities --v. 28. The uncommercial traveler --v. 29. Great expectations --v. 30. Edwin Drood, Mugby Junction, and Mrs. Humphrey's clock. Notes: Frontispiece in each volume. Subjects: Charles Dickens -- Collected Works -- English literature -- Victorial novel. Very good copy in the original gilt-blocked cloth. Spine bands and panel edges slightly dust-toned and rubbed as with age. Spine covers sun-toned, with some faded gilt lettering. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. 15 Kg. 0 pp. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        (Flensburg 1880 - 1956). Flensburg aus den alten Winkeln der Stadt. München, Wolf & Sohn, 1910. Farblithogr. Titel im Stein signiert u. 12 farblithogr. Taf. , alle im Stein monogrammiert, datiert und bezeichnet. 51 x 43,5 cm. OPp. -Umschlag mit Lochbindung mit lithogr. Deckelillustration.

      Auf festem Maschinenbütten.- Gutes, frisches Exemplar.- .

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        Postcard

      1910. Black and white photograph on postcard of Bernard Shaw circa 1910. In a pose with his hand up on the side of his face he has written in ink "No: not toothache, only profound intellectuality. GBS". Signed by Bernard Shaw.

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        NARODNYIE RUSSKIYE DEREVIANNYIE IZDELIYA ("Russian Folk Wooden Wares"). 12 Issues

      Moscow, 1910-1914 Author: Count Aleksey Alekseevich Bobrinsky (1861-1938). First Edition. Elephant Folio size (17" x 12-3/4") decorative portfolio, cloth over boards with leather label to front. Contains original text in Russian (title page with introduction, 11 separate indexes and general index to all plates) and 163 loose plates. Complete as published. Also included is a full size book of German translation of the text made by P. Ettinger and published in Leipzig by Karl W. Hiersemann in 1913. Complimentary added 12th (supplemental) issue separately published in Moscow in 1914: Portfolio containing text in Russian and 34 (of 37) plates. Very Rare set. Please see the picture. For more images please visit our website..

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        A MODERN ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPT ON VELLUM ENTITLED "SELECTED POEMS OF WILLIAM WORDSWORTH

      London, 1910. Colophon signed by the scribe/illuminator and with the statement that the manuscript "was designed, written out, and illuminated by Alberto Sangorski" and that it "will not be duplicated.. Hardcover. 213 x 159 mm (8 3/8 x 6 1/4"). [16] leaves of text, plus two vellum leaves at the front and two at the back. Colophon signed by the scribe/illuminator and with the statement that the manuscript "was designed, written out, and illuminated by Alberto Sangorski" and that it "will not be duplicated." SUMPTUOUS DARK BLUE CRUSHED MOROCCO, RICHLY INLAID AND GILT, BY RIVIERE & SON (stamp-signed on front turn-in), covers with ornate frame of dark red morocco strapwork, its corner medallions and sidepieces heavily stippled with gilt and inlaid with sprays of purple fritallaria blossoms and green leaves, a keystone-shaped compartment of green morocco laid in at head and containing two interlaced "W's" inlaid in tan and green superimposed on a heart of stippled gilt, corresponding compartment at foot of frame with inlaid frittilaria on a stippled ground, at center of each board a large undecorated oval enclosed by irregularly shaped panels diapered in gilt and tooled with repeating fleuron; raised bands, spine compartments outlined in red morocco and with an inlaid frittilaria sprig on stippled gilt, turn-ins of red and green morocco featuring twining acanthus leaves set against a densely stippled ground, crimson watered silk endleaves, all edges gilt. In the apparently original very well-preserved silk-lined and padded box of black straight-grain morocco with two brass snap closures. Titles in red, title page with a foliate frame in green, blue, pink and burnished gold, accented with ornate penwork and gold bezants and with a large (60 x 45 mm.) initial "S"in two shades of blue on an olive drab background, the curves filled with swirling leafy vines in green, purple, and pink; eight two- to three-line initials in blue, red, or green penwork, often with lacy extensions, five two- to three-line initials and 15 five- to seven-line initials in colors and gold, most of these with decorative descenders or ornamental penwork, two pages with lovely half borders in colors and burnished gold, six pages with similarly composed three-quarter borders, two pages with full borders, and FOUR FINE MINIATURES DEPICTING QUIET RURAL SCENES FROM THE POEMS. With original silk guards. Ratcliffe 8; Boyle Sale, Lot #383. A CHOICE COPY, IN SPARKLING CONDITION INSIDE AND OUT. This is a shimmering example of early 20th century handcrafted book art, a beautifully bound, very attractive modern illuminated manuscript dating from the period after its scribe and illuminator Alberto Sangorski (1862-1932) began to work for Riviere. A Polish émigré, Alberto started his professional life as secretary to a goldsmith's firm, became attracted to the book arts at the age of 43, and began doing illuminated manuscripts that were then bound by his brother Francis' firm, Sangorski & Sutcliffe. Sometime around 1910, Alberto and Francis had a falling out, and the artist went to work for the rival bindery. In the early part of the 20th century, an intense rivalry between Riviere and Sangorski developed, and the two began putting out intricately decorated bindings described by Nixon as having as their main aim the putting of "so much gold and color on the cover that the hue of the original leather could no longer be determined." The present binding--while beautiful and animated--is much more tasteful, subtle, and restrained than the Nixon characterization would suggest. Ratcliffe estimates that of these special bindings "no more than 300 were ever produced," and given the labor-intensive process required, this small number is not surprising. Our volume was sold as lot #383 in the 1923 sale of the distinguished library of Phoebe A. D. Boyle, a collection Ratcliffe describes as "unrivalled" for its jewelled bindings and modern illuminated manuscripts. Any book from the Boyle collection, which was put together with the greatest taste and discrimination, is universally recognized as desirable beyond its intrinsic merit. The three Wordsworth poems selected here are "The Kitten and the Falling Leaves," "To the Cuckoo," and "The Two April Mornings." The decoration and miniatures are up to the usual very high standards of Alberto Sangorski illuminated manuscripts: all of the miniatures are painted with great delicacy, and three of the four have especially soft colors that are particularly effective at transporting the viewer into convincing, atmospheric scenes of bucolic tranquility (the fourth one shows a dark woods and is attractive in a different way).

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        Rothenburg. 24 Original-Steinzeichnungen von Ernst Liebermann.

      Otto Maier (1910), Ravensburg - Folio. 24 Bl. Lithographien u. 1 Titelbl. in OHlwd.-Mappe m. illustr. Deckel. Die Mappe m. leichten Bereibungen. Titelbl. m. Fingerspuren u. kl. Einriß. Die Lithographien tadellos. gr. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        "Custom-made boxed set of 18 volumes, as below"

      London: Arthur L. Humphreys. 1910-1913. "18 volumes, 16mo, each in a signed binding of full turquoise crushed levant, single gilt rules on covers, gilt-paneled spines in 6 compartments, gilt-lettered direct in 2, t.e.g., all fine; contained in a fitted custom silk moire-lined case also signed by Sangorski and Sutcliffe, with slots of silk moire for each volume and a continuous silk ribbon to facilitate the extraction of the volumes; the case with spring- loaded doors duplicating the spines of the books, removable beveled glass front; the case is a little scuffed, but still very good. & & The titles include: Letters of Love: Napoleon, etc.; Letters of Passion: Heine and others; Gardens & Friendship: Francis Bacon; Songs of Innosense: William Blake; Because I Love You: Love Poems; Posies and Kisses; Love Poems: Lord Byron; Love Sonnets: E. B. Browning; Oscariana: Oscar Wilde; The House of Life: D. G. Rossetti; Peeps into Pepys; Maxims: La Rochefoucauld; Five Types: A Book of Essays, G.K. Chesterton; The Wisdom of the Foolish; Bensoniana: E. F. Benson; Simplicity and Tolstoy: G.K. Chesterton; A Rogues Memoirs: Augustine Birrell; and, The Inner Beauty: Maurice Maeterlinck."

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