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        Der Roman meines Schlafzimmers. Intime Geständnisse einer Dame der guten Gesellschaft. Erste vollständige Übersetzung aus dem Französischen von Fred Marr.

      Leipzig (d. i. Wien), Privatdruck [Freund], 1910. 8°. Mit 62 auf starke Kartonbll. aufgewalzten erotischen Lichtdrucken. 128 S., OLdr. m. Deckel- u. Rückenvergoldung. Erste dt. Ausgabe. - Nr. 345 von 650 Exemplaren auf handgeschöpftem Büttenpapier. - Die Tafeln nach den Illustrationen der französischen Originalausgabe. - Einband etw. berieben. Rücken verblasst u. etw. bestoßen. Exlibris a. Innendeckel. Handschriftl. Vermerk am ersten weißen Blatt („Das französische Priginal dieses Werkes erschien im Jahre 1830 unter dem Titel: Le roman de mon alcove ou confessions galantes d‘une femme du monde“). Vortitel- u. Titelbl. gestempelt. Die letzte Tafel verso mit späterem Kaufvermerk. Hinterer Innendeckel m. mont. Subskriptionsanzeige. - Hayn/G. VI, 519; Bilder-Lexikon II, 764. Versand D: 12,00 EUR Der Roman meines Schlafzimmers. Intime Geständnisse einer Dame der guten Gesellschaft. Erste vollständige Übersetzung aus dem Französischen von Fred Marr, Erotik, Pornographie, Pornografie

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Wolfgang Friebes]
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        FOR THE SOUL OF A WITCH: A ROMANCE OF BADENOCH..

      London: Rebman Limited, 1910.. Octavo, pp. [1-2] [i-vi] vii-x 1-363 [364: printer's imprint] + [4]-page publisher's catalogue listing titles "ready early in March 1910" inserted at rear, original black cloth, front and spine panels stamped in white. First edition. Historical novel of witchcraft and were-wolfery in early sixteenth century Scotland. Language at times rambling, but overall quite lively and entertaining. "A long, muddled beginning, but very interesting second portion, with much folklore. The motif of the werewolf is exceptionally well handled." - Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 276. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 41. Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 55. Bleiler (1978), p. 31. Reginald 01909. Owner's signature dated 1965 on the front free endpaper. Cloth worn with some shallow loss at spine ends, corner tips a bit worn, most of the white enamel lettering on spine panel perished, still a very good, generally attractive copy. An uncommon book with a delicate binding that is seldom found in nice condition. Victorian writer and world traveler Constance F. Gordon Cumming's copy with her signature at the top of the title page. Accompanied by a fine 7-page letter from Brodie-Innes dated 2 July 1912 to Miss Gordon Cumming, largely concerning this novel (which Miss Gordon Cumming liked) and the Scottish landscape and local legends. (#151769)

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        Green Willow and other Japanese Fairy Tales

      MacMillan, London, 1910 A very good first edition, gorgeously illustrated with 40 color illustrations by Warwick Goble. Some slight foxing in the book, but not affecting the stunning illustrations.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.

      [Bookseller: Bookbid Rare Books]
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        Im Garten der Aphrodite. 18 Bildgaben von Franz von Bayros. Privatdruck.

      ( Ohne Erscheinungsjahr wohl um 1910 erschienen diese Ausgabe ist nicht nummeriert ). Mit illustriertem Titelblatt sowie 18 Lichtdrucktafeln ( so vollständig ) unter Seidenhemdchen in originaler Pappmappe mit marmorierten Buchdeckeln und goldgeprägtem schmalen Einbandrücken, 4 ( 33,5 x 27 cm ). Die Mappe berieben, etwas fleckig, Ecken und Kanten bestoßen. Auf Innendeckel vorn ein montiertes altes Exlibris, Tafeln teils gering fleckig, einige gering angeknickt - insgesamt etwas unfrisch. - selten - ( Gewicht 850 Gramm ) ( Weitere Bilder auf Anfrage further pics on request )

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        Kilmeny of the Orchard

      Boston: L.C. Page, 1910. First Edition. With four illustrations & cover inset in color by George Gibbs. 1 vols. 8vo. Original beige cloth, color illustration of Kilmeny inset in upper cover, spine a trifle dulled, else fine. First Edition. With four illustrations & cover inset in color by George Gibbs. 1 vols. 8vo. The third book by Montgomery. It is a reworking of a serial called "Una of the Garden," about a mute girl who miraculously gains the power of speech. It was published in April of 1910.

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller ]
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        4 carnets manuscrits, recueils de pensées et recueils de poésies [ Circa 1910-1913 ; Détail : ] Carnet 1 : Recueil de Poésies Année 1910-1911 ; Carnet 2 : "Lo que ha de ser no puede faltar" ; Carnet 3 : Recueil de Poésies. Terminé le 5 mars 1911 Lycée de Périgueux ; Carnet 4 : "Par ci par là". Lycée de Périgueux

      1910. 4 carnets in-18 br., 1910-1913, 32 ff. par carnet Le docteur André Voulgre (1896-1971) fit sa carrière et sa fortune à Bordeaux. Mais il resta fidèle à son Périgord natal et, en 1971, il légua à la ville de Mussidan sa maison familiale ainsi que les collections qu'il y avait rassemblées. Français

      [Bookseller: Librairie Du Cardinal]
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        Vom unsichtbaren Königreich. Versuche (1896-1909) ( Vorzugsausgabe - signiert + nummeriert )

      Georg Müller München 1910 ( Erste Ausgabe: WGII/35 ) 4.n.n. Blätter, 228 Seiten, 2 n.n. Blätter - auf Büttenpapier gedruckt, Origiinal-Pergamenteinband mit Kopfgoldschnitt und goldgeprägtem Einbandrücken. Hier das nummerierte Exemplar Nr. 13 der Vorzugsausgabe von 50 Exemplaren - auf dem Vorsatz verso mit *Richard Schaukal* vom Verfasser handsigniert, 8° ( 22 x 15 cm ). Einband berieben, etwas fleckig, gebräunt mit kleiner Beschädigung an der rechten Außenkante des Vorderdeckels, Kopfgoldschnitt stark berieben. Innen wenige Seiten gering stockfleckig - sonst guter Zustand. In der Vorzugsausgabe wie hier vorliegend sehr selten. ( Gewicht 650 Gramm ) ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available // additional pics on request ) Versand D: 5,00 EUR Schaukal, Georg Müller, Müller, Vorzugsausgabe, signiert, nummeriert, Google

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        Aus den Memoiren des Herrn von Schnabelewopski. Mit lithographischen Zeichnungen von Julius Pascin. (Pan Presse 4).

      - Berlin, Paul Cassirer, 1910. 32 x 25 cm. Original illustrated silk binding. (4), 92 p. With 6 colored lithographs (one double-page, see illustration) and a number of b/w lithos. Printed in 310 numbered copies. This is one of 250 on American Old Stratford paper. 1st edition. Binding soiled and a bit worn.* Splendidly illustrated edition of the merry wanderings of a young student in Hamburg, Amsterdam and Leyden. The lithographs by Pascin are exuding an unabashed eroticism. The delicate silk binding is worn, especially at the edges, a bit wavy and slightly greyed. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat Fokas Holthuis ILAB]
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        John Wisden's Cricketers' Almanack for 1910 - 1910 to 1914 Wisden Hardbacks

      Hi and Welcome to our Store. We are selling our HBs off in chunks, happy to split the sets or to send more details and pictures, please just ask us or the admin team here. This lot is a Set of 5 WW1 Hardback Wisdens - 1910 to 1914 Wisden Hardbacks. In Good to Very Good Condition but things to note re the 1912. The 1910 is in very good condition TFM to the page block else a 9/10, the 1911 has wear to the front board but excellent gilt and repaired hinges, the 1912 is in very good condition but the right front yellow pastedown and page 2 look facsimile, the 1913 is also in very good condition, a line to the spine cloth , the 1914 has a weak front hinge and slight wear to the front board but nice inside. All the books have their original photoplates.

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        Im Garten der Aphrodite. 18 Bildgaben von Franz von Bayros. Privatdruck.

      Privatdruck - ( Ohne Erscheinungsjahr – wohl um 1910 erschienen – diese Ausgabe ist nicht nummeriert ). Mit illustriertem Titelblatt sowie 18 Lichtdrucktafeln ( so vollständig ) unter Seidenhemdchen in originaler Pappmappe mit marmorierten Buchdeckeln und goldgeprägtem schmalen Einbandrücken, 4° ( 33,5 x 27 cm ). Die Mappe berieben, etwas fleckig, Ecken und Kanten bestoßen. Auf Innendeckel vorn ein montiertes altes Exlibris, Tafeln teils gering fleckig, einige gering angeknickt - insgesamt etwas unfrisch. - selten - ( Gewicht 850 Gramm ) ( Weitere Bilder auf Anfrage – further pics on request )

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        [Photo Album]: African-American Family

      1910 - 1960. Oblong quarto measuring 8.5" x 12". Brown leather over paper boards with "photographs" stamped in gilt on the front board. Contains 59 sepia toned or black and white gelatin silver photographs measuring 1.5" x 1.5" to 6.5" x 8.5" without captions. Near fine photo album with edgewear with very good photographs with some creasing and occasional tape repairs.An African-American family photo album with photographs spanning from about 1910 to the 1960. From the very few captions it can be presumed that the family was from the New Jersey area. The photographs are not in chronological order and begin with photos that appear to be from the late 1950s of cars and children playing. The older photos are mostly portraits of family members posing in nice clothes. One page shows a collection of eight single photos cut from a photo strip of smiling men and women and one child. There are also men in military uniform on an army base which appear to be from the Vietnam-era. On 6.5" x 8.5" photograph shows a group of men who appear to be part of a musical group as they are posed in a way that appears to be more professional. Another 6" x 8" photo shows a group of school children in roughly 1920 posing as a group with Cape May, New Jersey written in a corner. Additionally laid in is a professional photograph of a man from the family graduating from High School.A modest but nice collection of an African-American family over fifty years. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Milliardaires Americains.

      [Paris, c. 1910-20]. - Contemporary caricature portraits of the great American millionaires Carnegie, Pierpont-Morgan, Gordon-Bennett, Harjes, Frick and Depew.The drawing was probably intended for reduction and publication in an (unidentified) journal. Rouveyre (1879-1962) was immensely prolific as a caricaturist and maintained friendships and correspondence with important figures such as Apollinaire and Matisse (having met the latter as joint students of the symbolist painter Gustave Moreau). Drawing, ink on paper (440 × 335 mm), laid to a heavier sheet. Signed 'A.R.' at foot. Quite browned, minimal fraying (mainly to right-hand edge) slightly affecting ink border, contemporary blue pencil note top left. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Justin Croft Antiquarian Books Ltd ABA]
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        Orientalische Reiter. Ölgemälde auf Platte.

      - Bildmaß: 36 x 48,5 cm ( Höhe x Breite ), Öl auf Platte, links unten mit *Jon Popp* signiert, undatiert, ca. um 1910 gemalt. Alt gerahmt ( Rahmenmaß: 43 x 55,5 cm ). Offenbar wird eine Atteacke bewaffneter Reiter dargestellt. Der farbige Reiter auf dem braunen Pferd vorn scheint eine Schlange im Staub auf dem Boden zu erschießen. Der Rahmen stärker bestoßen und etwas beschädigt, das Gemälde von guter Erhaltung. Falls ein Versand gewünscht wird dann bitte nur ausgerahmt, ansonsten bitte Selbstabholung in meinem Ladengeschäft ) ( Weitere Bilder auf Anfrage – further pics on request ) [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        Exlibris Musik-Bibliothek Peters (Musikverlag)

      Männliches Porträt (Beethoven?), rechter Arm auf eine Mauer gelehnt, in linker Hand einen Hut haltend. Schwarzer Druck. Alte handschriftliche Bleistiftnotiz auf unterem Bogenrand: "SEHR selten. Nur in wenigen Probeabzügen vorhanden!". Ohne Altersangabe, ca. 1910.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Loest]
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        Charles Dickens Library Complete Works in 18 Volumes

      London: The Educational Book Co. Ltd. N.d. [c. 1910]. Eighteen volumes complete. Maroon morocco over maroon cloth. Five raised bands to spines with elaborately gilt panels & lettering. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. Original reinforced hinges. Damage to gilt edge on one volume. Slight foxing to fore-edges. With 1200 illustrations including 500 special plates drawn especially for this edition by the illustrator Harry Furniss. All gilt spines bright and fresh. An attractive set in VG to Near Fine condition. . Very Good. Half Morocco. 1910. 8vo..

      [Bookseller: Fosters' Bookshop]
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        John Martin's Letters to You - No. 9 and 10

      New York: John Martin's House, 1910 and 1911. New York: John Martin's House. 1910 and 1911. Two early Boy Scout--related letters from the Letters from John Martin series of subscription correspondence for boys. Octavos. Each 8pp. Stapled self-wrappers. Fine. Morgan Shepard, a contributor to St. Nicholas, began producing letters of illustrated tales for children in 1908 that he would personalize to each subscriber. Each letter was hand-personalized to subscribers and describes some fantastic journey or adventure involving explorers, hunters, knights, or animals, typically illustrated throughout. These issues, letters number nine (1910) and 10 (1911), are particularly notable because each is dedicated to the then nascent Boy Scouts of America with several drawings of Scouts in uniforms, their emblem, and the Boy Scout sign, as well as the Boy Scout Oath, ways to tie various types of knots, identify animal tracks, and with a facsimile copy of the letter sent to John Martin by Ernest Seton, the first Chief Scout of the Boy Scouts, in the founding year of the organization. OCLC locates no copies of this subscribers' letter series. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        George Gershwin childhood owned and signed music theory book relating to musical phrasing and rhythm

      n.p., Circa 1910-1937. 5.625" x 8.25". "Hardcover book, Musical Form by Ebenezer Prout (Augener Ltd., London, 1893), signed "George Gershwin" in confident block letters in black ink on front end paper. "H", "i", and "n" of Gershwin slightly smeared and with faint ghost impression of signature on facing page. Maroon book covers with gilt embossed spine, 257 pages, in fine to very fine condition, 5.625" x 8.25". Preface page pencil inscribed with University of Bridgeport, CT library accession number, donor name "Godowsky", and donation date "2/14/[19]78" on cover page. George Gershwin (1898-1937) dropped out of high school to pursue his musical career, working as a demonstration pianist for a Detroit-based piano roll publishing firm at age 15. He began arranging and composing while still a teenager. Gershwin collaborated with songwriters, lyricists and his older brother Ira (1896-1983) to compose popular Broadway musicals such as Lady, Be Good (1924), and many others. During the remainder of his short career, Gershwin composed classical, musical, and "folk opera" oeuvres, including Rhapsody in Blue (1924), An American in Paris (1928), Porgy and Bess (1935), and Hollywood music scores.Although his interest in music started later than many other musical protégés, Gershwin made up for lost time. He received formal training from professional pianists, regularly attended concerts, practiced replicating complicated pieces entirely by ear, and studied educational resources like this book. Gershwin's work was influenced by major turn-of-the-century French and Russian composers Claude Debussy, Maurice Ravel, Igor Stravinsky, and Dmitri Shostakovich. In the mid-1920s, Gershwin traveled to Europe with the intent to study intensively under more well-established musicians, but on several occasions, he was pointedly turned away. Both Ravel and Schoenberg purportedly told Gershwin that while he would only be a poor imitator of their work, he could become "a good Gershwin". Ultimately, Gershwin did forge his own distinct musical language. Gershwin once said, "true music must reflect the thought and aspirations of the people and the time. My people are Americans. My time is today."Books like this one in George Gershwin's personal library provide overviews of music theory and music history. Gershwin might have consulted this book to learn more about musical phrasing and rhythm, as its contents explore musical motives, modulations, and forms. There are no annotations or margin markings throughout the text to indicate areas of special interest, but one can guess Gershwin might have lingered on "Chapter VIII: Irregular and Complex Rhythms".Provenance: George Gershwin's sister Frances Gershwin Godowsky (1906-1999) donated this book to the Special Collections at the library of the University of Bridgeport (CT) in the winter of 1978.he printed handwriting has been verified and matched with other known examples, a sample of which can be provided."

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        THE TALE OF MRS. TITTLEMOUSE

      F. Warne & Co 1910 - First edition. 12mo. Cream paper covered boards with green lettering. Pictorial onlay of Mrs Tittlemouse. A near fine copy, with a hint of wear to the head of the spine. Internally perfect. Pictorial endpapers and 27 colour plates by the author. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        THE GREEN MOUSE ..

      New York and London: D. Appleton and Company, 1910.. Octavo, pp. [i-x] xi [xii] xiii [xiv] 1-281 [282: blank] 1-8: ads, six inserted plates with illustrations by Edmund Frederick as well as numerous black-and-white vignettes in the text, original green cloth, front and spine panels stamped in white and blind, pictorial paper inlay on front panel. First edition. First printing with code "(1)" at base of page 281. "Light society romance about a down-on-his-luck electrical engineer who happens on an invention that 'broadcasts' the erotic essence of an individual, thus attracting its ideal complementary opposite." - Robert Eldridge. Anatomy of Wonder (1976) and (1981) 1-38. Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Early Years 399. Clareson, Science Fiction in America, 1870s-1930s 143. Clarke, Tale of the Future (1978), p. 41. Bleiler (1978), p. 41. Reginald 02813. Stains to top quarter-inch of most leaves, externally a bright attractive copy, in a good pictorial dust jacket with chips to about a third of the spine panel (leaving author and title intact, however), edge-wear, dust soiling and old internal tape mends. The jacket is rare in any condition. (#146061)

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        THE TALE OF MRS. TITTLEMOUSE.

      London, Warne, 1910. FIRST EDITION FIRST ISSUE 1910 (dated on title page), IN WORN FIRST ISSUE DUSTWRAPPER, approximately 145 x 110 mm, 5 5/8 x 4¼ inches, cream boards, lettered dark green, hexagonal colour plate onlaid, coloured pictorial endpapers, 85 pages. Coloured frontispiece and 26 colour plates. Book leaning wery slightly, tiniest bump to top corners, spine very slightly darkened at head and tail due to chips to dustwrapper, head and tail also very lightly rubbed, minute dent to lower edge of boards, no inscriptions, very light diagonal crease to page 17 and page 20 (colour plates - see image), contents otherwise very clean and bright. A very good plus tight copy in the slightly tattered original printed glassine dustwrapper (dw: small chips to head and tail of spine (maximum 25 mm, 1") and to top and bottom of folds, all text intact, tiny tear through price of "1/- Net" at foot of spine, small pale brown mark on blank upper panel). The dustwrapper on the first issue of July 1910 has 9 titles from the Peter Rabbit series on the lower panel ending with The Tale of Jemima Puddleduck (see image). The dustwrapper on the second issue of November 1910 has 10 titles ending with The Flopsy Bunnies. Linder, page 420. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton P.B.F.A.]
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        BY AEROPLANE TO THE SUN: BEING THE ADVENTURES OF A DARING AVIATOR AND HIS FRIENDS

      London: The Century Press (Bennett & Co.), [1910].. Octavo, pp. [i-vii] viii-ix [x] [11] 12-268, inserted frontispiece with illustration by Mabel Spurrier, original green cloth, front panel stamped in gold and ruled in blind, spine panel stamped in gold, bottom edge untrimmed. First edition. Boys' adventure story of interplanetary voyage in 2000 AD via spaceship from earth to the sun via Venus and Mercury and battle with Martian spaceship on return trip to earth. Feminist interest; Britain under oppressive rule by women. A work of considerable imagination, but poorly written. Horner wrote a sequel, THEIR WINGED DESTINY (1912), in which a spacecraft leaves earth (threatened with destruction by a dark star) to fly to Alpha Centaurus. Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Early Years 1121. Clarke, Tale of the Future (1978), p. 39. Clute and Nicholls (eds), The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction (1993), p. 585. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 117. Locke, Voyages in Space 110. Bleiler (1978), p. 103. Reginald 07408. Publisher's "presentation copy" stamp on title page. Cloth a bit dusty, top edge of text block dusty, some foxing to preliminary and terminal leaves, a very good copy with bright cover stamping. An uncommon book. (#150851)

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc. ]
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        L'arte cucinaria in Italia. Trattato teorico pratico e dimostrativo della cucina italiana e delle principali straniere applicate a qualsiasi servizio sia per cucina di lusso che per quelle di albergo e di famiglia...Opera in due volumi, riccamente illustrata con allegorie e disegni dei vari collaboratori

      Milano, Succ. Wilman, 1910-11. In 4°, 2 voll. (due legature diverse, tomo I in mz. perg. coeva, tomo II in piena tela, pp. XI (1bnn)-760-(4nn); (6nn)-837-(3nn). Edizione originale di questo noto rattato, uno dei più apprezzati e ricercati repertori della classica tradiz. gastronomica italiana. Raccolta di 4.377 ampie ricette, molte illustrate con bei disegni dei pittori E.Tornaghi e L.Pasini. Comprende anche ricette di pasticceria, gelati, sorbetti...Molta attenzione all'antica arte di presentare e decorare i piatti. Note e curiosita' di storia e geografia dell'alimentazione, tecniche particolari di preparazione, cottura e conservazione dei cibi, dietetica. Opera ben conservata, un alone oleoso ai marg. sup. delle ultime 6 pp. del secondo volume. (Cfr. Bitting, 103; Vanossi, 177-178).

      [Bookseller: Taberna Libraria]
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        In Fairyland: Father Tuck's Panorama Series

      London: Raphael Tuck & Sons, Ltd, 1910. First edition. Stiff card. Very good. 4to. Twelve board panels just over 8 by 10 inches and printed in color on both sides are hinged to form a panorama nearly 8 feet long. Here are the tales of Little Red Riding Hood, Cinderella, Beauty and the Beast, The Three Kittens, The Three Bears, Sleeping Beauty, Hop O' My Thumb and Puss in Boots. Light overall rubbing. One panel of Beauty and the Beast has two long tears repaired at an early date, else this is in very good condition. Scarce.

      [Bookseller: Thorn Books]
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        Adolf Hirémy-Hirschl: Fontana dei Tritoni auf der Piazza Bocca della Verita (Originalzeichnung)

      1910 - Weiße, grüne und braune Kreide auf rötlichem Papier 20 x 28 cm Rechts unten monogrammiert Provenienz: Nachlass des Künstlers Privatsammlung Der Tritonenbrunnen, Fontana dei Tritoni, befindet sich auf dem Platz der Bocca della Verita vor dem Tempel des Hercules Victor. Er wurde 1715 nach einem Entwurf des Architekten Carlo Bizzaccheri verwirklicht, der den Brunnen im Auftrag des Papstes Clemens XI. Albani entwarf. Die Gestaltung des Hauptbassins stellt ein Oktogon mit konkaven Seiten dar, der einem achtstrahligen Stern ähnelt, der das heraldische Symbol der Familie des Papstes, der Albanis, charakterisiert. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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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 decorated olive green cloth, front and spine panels stamped in gold, top edge gilt, other edges untrimmed. First edition. The presumed first binding, this variant with fore and bottom edges untrimmed. 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 (ed), 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. Touch of foxing to several preliminary and terminal leaves (the paper stock used for this book is very prone to foxing and this copy has but a trace, unlike most copies we have seen), else a fine copy. An uncommon book, very scarce in this condition. (#136482)

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        THE DISCOVERY OF THE NORTH POLE.

      N.Y.: Hampton's Magazine, January through September 1910 - The complete series of seven articles by Peary, extracted from issues of Hampton's Magazine, custom bound. Various paginations; approximately 160pp. Many photo illustrations and maps. Bookplates. Green cloth, gilt. Last leaf repaired, otherwise fine. [Not in AB] [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bjarne Tokerud Bookseller ABAC & PBFA]
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        THE TALE OF MRS. TITTLEMOUSE.

      London, Warne, 1910.. FIRST EDITION FIRST ISSUE 1910 (dated on title page), IN WORN FIRST ISSUE DUSTWRAPPER, approximately 145 x 110 mm, 5 5/8 x 4¼ inches, cream boards, lettered dark green, hexagonal colour plate onlaid, coloured pictorial endpapers, 85 pages. Coloured frontispiece and 26 colour plates. Book leaning wery slightly, tiniest bump to top corners, spine very slightly darkened at head and tail due to chips to dustwrapper, head and tail also very lightly rubbed, minute dent to lower edge of boards, no inscriptions, very light diagonal crease to page 17 and page 20 (colour plates - see image), contents otherwise very clean and bright. A very good plus tight copy in the slightly tattered original printed glassine dustwrapper (dw: small chips to head and tail of spine (maximum 25 mm, 1") and to top and bottom of folds, all text intact, tiny tear through price of "1/- Net" at foot of spine, small pale brown mark on blank upper panel). The dustwrapper on the first issue of July 1910 has 9 titles from the Peter Rabbit series on the lower panel ending with The Tale of Jemima Puddleduck (see image). The dustwrapper on the second issue of November 1910 has 10 titles ending with The Flopsy Bunnies. Linder, page 420. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        Exlibris Musik-Bibliothek Peters (Musikverlag) Männliches Porträt (Beethoven?), rechter Arm auf eine Mauer gelehnt, in linker Hand einen Hut haltend Schwarzer Druck

       1910 110 mm x 85 mm auf 280 mm x 233mm; 1 S. Alte handschriftliche Bleistiftnotiz auf unterem Bogenrand: \"SEHR selten. Nur in wenigen Probeabzügen vorhanden!\". Ohne Altersangabe, ca. 1910. Papierbogen min. altersfleckig, am äußeren Rand etw. wellig, sonst sehr guter Zustand. Versand D: 5,00 EUR Exlibris; COF

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Loest]
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        Jurist, Historiker und Schriftsteller (1834-1912): Eigenh. Manuskript der Ballade \"Der Streit um die Krone\", von Dahn geschrieben mit Tinte. Mit Korrekturen in Bleistift. Königsberg, ohne Jahr [1910]. 8º. 8 S. (Überschrift und 17 Strophen mit jeweils 8 Zeilen) auf 5 Blatt

       Die handschriftliche Druckvorlage von Felix Dahn (vollständiges Manuskript) ist mit wenigen Korrekturen (des Druckers) in Bleistift versehen und ging (\"Correctur an d Autor\") dann wieder an den Verfasser zurück. - Die Ballade handelt vom Machtkampf persischer Prinzen um die Krone der Sassaniden und eine Intrige der Priesterkaste: \"Das schlaue Haupt der Magier / Plante beiden Wettbewerbern / Um die Tiara Untergang\", denn \"Nicht der Priester, nein der König / War des Reiches Herr gewesen\". - Doch der Sohn von \"Zezdedscherd, dem Löwen-Tödter\" besiegt die Löwen, welche die Tiara bewachen und wird vom Volk als wahrer König ausgerufen. - Es geht Felix Dahn also hier wieder um Kirchenkritik und die Durchsetzung von rechtmäßiger Herrschaft. - DABEI: Ein Kuvert (Dahn an Theodor Kohn, Wien, Harmoniegasse 8. Abgestempelt: Breslau 16. IV. 1910 - Briefmarke ist ausgerissen) und eine Farbpostkarte (1908) mit Porträt Dahns.- Die Abb. ist e. Auswahl aus den 8 Seiten. Versand D: 4,00 EUR Autograph, Autografen, autographs, Eigenh. mit U. , = eigenhändig mit Unterschrift,

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Husslein]
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        Le Corbusier et Pierre Jeanneret: Oeuvres Complete (Vols. 1-6 {of 8}) --All in Nice Dustjackets

      Zurich: Les Editions d'Architecture (Editions Girsberger). Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good +. A handsome example of the first 6 (of 8) volumes in the ambitious "Oeuvre Complete" of Le Corbusier. All 6 volumes are early re-issues and all are very presentable and well-preserved. Tight, clean and Near Fine in crisp, VG+ to Near Fine dustjackets. Uniform oblong quartos, hundreds and hundreds of crisp black-and-white photos, designs and drawings. Text in French, English and German. The volumes are: "Le Corbusier & Pierre Jeanneret 1910-1929"; "Le Corbusier & Pierre Jeanneret 1929-1934"; "Le Corbusier & Pierre Jeanneret 1934-1938"; "Le Corbusier 1938-1946"; "Le Corbusier 1946-1952"; and "Le Corbusier 1952-1957"

      [Bookseller: Appledore Books, ABAA]
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        Bertillonnage. Handleiding voor den Beambte belast met de toepassing der lichaamsmeting enz. volgens het stelsel van Alphonse Bertillon.

      ( Ohne Erscheinungsjahr wohl jm 1910- 1920 erschienen. In niederländischer Sprache ). Mit 180 Seiten, 2 n.n. Blätter ( Register ). Mit 32 schwarz-weißen, teils fast blattgroßen Illustrationen im Text sowie 1 Frontispiztafel *Classificatie der Signaleement-Kaarten in drie gelijke Kasten aan het Ministerie van Justitie *. Weinroter goldgeprägter, wappengeschmückter Ganzlederband mit umlaufendem Goldschnitt, Groß8 ( 24,5 x 16 cm ). Der Einband gering fleckig, gering berieben ( Rückdeckel etwas stärker fleckig und etwas lichtrandig, desgleichen der schmale Einbandrücken ). Innen mit altem Exlibris *Dr. Gustav Roscher * auf Vorsatzblatt, sowie handschriftlichem Widmungsvermerk ( etwas unleserlich ) a chez ami Dr. Roscher del auteur... * ( der Autorennamen hier aber nicht Alphonse Bertillon ). Innen einige Seiten gering fleckig bzw. gering stockfleckig, wenige Seiten mit kleinen Randläsionen. - außerordentlich selten - ( Gewicht 650 Gramm ) Dr. Gustav Roscher ( * 25. Juni 1852 in Elze 24. Dezember 1915 in Hamburg ) war ein deutscher Jurist und von 1900 bis 1912 Polizeichef und ab 1912 dann Polizeipräsident in Hamburg. ( Weitere Bilder auf Anfrage further pics on request )

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        Exlibris Musik-Bibliothek Peters (Musikverlag) Männliches Porträt (Beethoven?), rechter Arm auf eine Mauer gelehnt, in linker Hand einen Hut haltend. Schwarzer Druck.

      1910 - Alte handschriftliche Bleistiftnotiz auf unterem Bogenrand: "SEHR selten. Nur in wenigen Probeabzügen vorhanden!". Ohne Altersangabe, ca. 1910. Papierbogen min. altersfleckig, am äußeren Rand etw. wellig, sonst sehr guter Zustand.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Robert Loest]
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        The Spirit of Romance: An Attempt to Define Somewhat the Charm of the Pre-Renaissance Literature of Latin Europe

      London: J. M. Dent & Sons, [1910]. First Edition. Octavo (21cm.); original olive-brown blind-embossed cloth, decorative gilt-lettered spine, top edge gilt, others uncut; x,251pp.; title page printed in red and black. A hint of rubbing to cloth extremities, textblock gilt a bit dulled, else Near Fine. Lacking dust jacket. GALLUP A5a.

      [Bookseller: Lorne Bair Rare Books]
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        Rhinegold & The Valkyrie 1st trade with rare DJ

      William Heinemann, London 1910 - The Rhinegold & The Valkyrie, first trade edition, 34 tipped-in colour plates by Arthur Rackham, plain illustrations and decorations, captioned tissue guards, light scattered spotting, occasional light offsetting, pictorial endpapers, fine original pictorial cloth, gilt with the scarce dust-jacket, spine darkened, spine ends and corners a little chipped, short split to upper joint, a few light stains, still an excellent copy overall, 4to. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: finecopy Ltd PBFA]
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        WRITTEN IN THE RAIN. By John Trevena [pseudonym] ..

      London: Mills & Boon, Limited, [1910].. Octavo, pp. [i-iv] v [vi] vii [viii] [1] 2-344 + 32-page publisher's catalogue for "Spring, 1910" inserted at rear, original red cloth, front panel stamped in black and blind, spine panel stamped in gold. First edition, first issue with the earliest publisher's catalogue. A collection of thirteen short stories, many weird and fantastic, including "Bugs and Other Things," in which insects seek vengeance against a man who burned an "ant city." "The Frozen Man" is a "wonderful piece of weird imagination, combining as it does the descriptions of a first class practitioner of supernatural fiction with something of Jack London's talent for stories of the wilderness." - Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy Volume III, p. 81. Locke notes that Trevena is "one of the better writers of his day." Ernest George Henham (b. 1870), a writer of regionalist fiction, published nineteen novels, most with West Country settings. Not in Bleiler (1948; 1978), Day (1963) or Reginald (1979; 1992). Cloth a bit soiled, a very good copy. A very scarce book. (#156627)

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc. ]
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        Cinq grandes odes suivies d'un processionnal pour saluer le siècle nouveau

      Edition in large part original (the first ode, "The Muses," was published earlier) and printed in 215 numbered copies on laid Arches paper.Binding half carton wedge vellum way back lightly browned on five bands set with gilded friezes and decorated with double gilded boxes decorated with golden typographical motifs, golden tail date marbled paper plates with small lacks of paper, guards and contreplats of handmade paper, wrappers and back preserved and bound in, gilded head, shaded guards, contemporary binding.Rare spots without gravity, nice copy initials decorated with magnificent colors. Bibliothèque de l'Occident Paris 1910 25,5x33,5cm relié

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        Moving Animals. A Novel Book for Children with Verses by Sheila E. Braine. Mit Illustrationen von G. H. Thompson.

      London: Nister &Co. Ltd. o.J. [ca. 1910] Nister Ziehbilderbuch. No. 3932. - Die 6 Bilder zeigen Zootiere hinter Gittern. Durch den Ziehmechanismus entstehen überraschende Effekte. Es öffnen sich das Maul eines Krokodils und die Schnäbel der Pelikane. Ein Elefant greift mit seinem Rüssel nach einer Tüte Futter. Zwei Papageien beginnen einen Kampf. Ein Nilpferd frißt einen Regenschirm. Zwei Affen öffnen eine Scherzkiste. - Kanten geringfügig berieben. Hinterer Deckel leicht fleckig. Papier etwas gebräunt. Ohne Fehlstellen.

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        Spiridon Le Muet (spiridon The Mute)

      Paris, France: Publications Jules Rouff Et Cie. Very Good+. 0. Trade Edition. Hardcover. B&W Illustrations; This copy was published between 1910 and 1913 (based on the publisher's information). This book is an oversized hardback book. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The spine ends and corners have some light bumping, rubbing and beginning fraying. The top spine end has several small nicks and beginning tears. The bottom front spine joint has an inch long tear to the cloth. The front book cover is heavily illustrated in gilt, green, and black. The text pages are clean and bright. The endpapers have toning to all edges. The front hinge has just started. Top edge gilt (TEG). "Grousset was born in Corte, Corsica, and studied medicine before commencing a journalistic career. In 1869 he began working for the weekly newspaper La Marseillaise, writing pro-revolutionary articles. ... He returned to France after the 1880 amnesty, becoming involved in literature and physical culture, but eventually returning to politics and, in 1893, becoming a Socialist Deputy for the 12th arrondissement of Paris. Like Jules Verne, he was another discovery of publisher Pierre-Jules Hetzel. He "collaborated" with Verne on Les Cinq Cent Millions de la Begum (1879) , L'Étoile du Sud (1884) and L'Épave du Cynthia (1885). Some scholars[who? ] believe that these works were based on manuscripts written by Grousset and rewritten by Verne at Hetzel's request. " "and finally Spiridon le Muet [Spiridon The Mute] (1907) , a remarkable novel about a human-sized, intelligent ant. The character of Spiridon, depicted as a non-human alien, gifted with great knowledge, an insatiable scientific curiosity but no human feelings or emotions, the victim of mankind's petty jealousies and racial fears, is a striking departure from the Vernian influence that permeated the rest of Laurie's works." .

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        Inondations de Paris.

      Paris 1910 - 5 épreuves argentiques montées sur carton (152 x 217 mm). Série de cinq vues prises par Pierre Petit les 29 et 30 janvier 1910 : La Gare de Lyon, le Cours la Reine, le Pont de l'Alma, Avenue Montaigne, le Pont Alexandre III. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bonnefoi Livres Anciens]
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