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        La Philosophie de la Nature dans L'Art d'Extrême-Orient

      Paris: Henri Laurens, 1910. Folio, full-page plates including four woodblocks in colour; contemporary cloth a little foxed. 'C'est sans doute par un effet de la mentalité particulière des Extrême-Orientaux que ~ le monde leur est apparu, non point comme un élément incomplet, soumis à leur orgueil par un créateur absolu, mais comme un ensemble frémissant dont la vie s'écoulait, avec ses subtilités, ses beautés et ses douleurs, dans une activité géante ~ mais nulle part cette idée n'a reçu d'expression plus magnifique, plus puissante, plus claire aussi et mieux ordonnée, que dans le bouddhisme.'.

      [Bookseller: Rare Illustrated Books]
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        MODERN DEVELOPMENT OF THE DRY FLY The New Dry Fly Patterns, The Manipulation of Dressing Them and Practical Experiences of Their Use

      George Routledge and Sons 1910 - First edition, large paper issue deluxe, number 44 of 75 copies signed by the author with a supplementary volume of tied flies. Two volumes, both bound in publisher's half red calf with gilt titles and decoration to the spine. Top edges gilt, others uncut. A very good set indeed with some wear to the spine and corners, but internally fine with some spotting to the mounts in volume two but all flies in perfect condition. Volume one contains 45 plates, consisting of nine plates of flies (reproducing those in vol. two), 18 colour charts and 18 mounted photogravures on India paper. Further illustrations in the text. Volume two contains 33 actual tied flies, tied by Hardy Bros or C. Falrow's, according to the author's specific instructions, displayed in sunken compartments on nine heavy board mounts. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Jonkers Rare Books]
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        Mission San Luis Obispo de Tulsa.

      [c. 1910]. Photograph (202 × 500 mm). Ink stamp of the Santa Barbara Free Public Library, red pen mark, and Haines blind stamp to verso. 2 short closed tears and a crease, pin holes, tip of lower left corner cleanly broken off. Very good condition. Presented in hand finished stained oak frame with UV glass. One of a series of photos taken by William Amos Haines (1877–1953), who travelled through the United States in the first decades of the 20th century making early panoramas with a rotating Kodak Cirkut camera. He was particularly interested in California's Spanish missions, and took photographs of a number of these sites around 1910. Mission San Luis Obispo de Tulsa was founded by Father Junipero Serra in 1772. The wooden clapboard and cupola visible in this photo were added during modernisation efforts in the 1880s, but were removed when the building was restored to its original appearance in the 1930s.

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        Le Morte D'Arthur.

      London: Philip Lee Warner publisher to the Medici Society Ltd,, 1910–11. The Book of King Arthur and of his Noble Knights of the Round Table. 4 volumes, quarto (265 x 197 mm). Contemporary red morocco by James Macdonald co., titles to spines gilt in compartments, trefoils blocked in blind to covers, top edges and gilt, others untrimmed, turn-ins gilt, marbled endpapers. Title pages printed in blue and black, colour frontispieces and 44 colour plates, all with captioned tissue-guards. With the small red morocco gilt bookplates of William Armistead Moale Burden (1906–1984) to the front pastedown. Burden was the US Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Belgium from 1959 to 1961. Bookbinder's and bookseller's stamps to head of front free endpaper versos. A couple of faint scratches to boards; an excellent set. Limited edition, number 66 of 500 copies printed on handmade Riccardi paper; a further 12 copies were printed on vellum, 10 of which were for sale. A richly illustrated edition of Malory's classic, for which Flint was awarded a silver medal at the 1913 Paris Salon. With the preface by William Caxton's for his 1485 edition.

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        Le Morte D'Arthur. The Book of King Arthur and of his Noble Knights of the Round Table.

      London: Philip Lee Warner publisher to the Medici Society Ltd, 1910–11 - 4 volumes, quarto (265 x 197 mm). Contemporary red morocco by James Macdonald co., titles to spines gilt in compartments, trefoils blocked in blind to covers, top edges and gilt, others untrimmed, turn-ins gilt, marbled endpapers. With the small red morocco gilt bookplates of William Armistead Moale Burden (1906–1984) to the front pastedown. Burden was the US Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Belgium from 1959 to 1961. Bookbinder's and bookseller's stamps to head of front free endpaper versos. A couple of faint scratches to boards; an excellent set. Title pages printed in blue and black, colour frontispieces and 44 colour plates, all with captioned tissue-guards. Limited edition, number 66 of 500 copies printed on handmade Riccardi paper; a further 12 copies were printed on vellum, 10 of which were for sale. A richly illustrated edition of Malory's classic, for which Flint was awarded a silver medal at the 1913 Paris Salon. With the preface by William Caxton's for his 1485 edition. Ransom 395.

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        Gebrüder Bing Vorlags-Liste. Saison-Neuheiten 1910. I. Nachtrag zur Spezial-Preisliste über mechanische, elektrische und optische Lehrmittel und Spielwaren.

      Nürnberg 1910. - 4to (ca. 28,5x23 cm), Seite 246-300 (54 Seiten), 1 Blatt, mit zahlreichen Textillustrationen, illustrierte Original-Broschur. Seltener Spielwarenkatalog der Nürnberger Firma Bing, zeigt Dampfmaschinen, Metallautomobile, Eisenbahnen, Kinematographen, Elektromotoren für verschiedene Maschinen, Panzerschiffe etc. Die Nürnberger Spielzeugfabrik wurde 1866 von den Brüdern Adolf Bing und Ignaz Bing (1840 - 1918) als Großhandlung für Haushaltswaren und Spielzeug in Nürnberg gegründet wurde. Das bis heute erhaltene Fabrikgebäude in Nürnberg belegt einen ganzen Block zwischen Stephan-, Vorderer Cramer- Burger- und Kupferstraße. Kleine Fehlstelle am Rücken unten (ca. 3 cm), dort Klebreste, der Einband sonst etwas angestaubt, handschriftliche Numerierung auf dem Hinterdeckel, innen schwach gebräunt. Gut erhalten. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Thomas Mertens]
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        Katalog No. 4. [ mit Verpackungsmaterial und Reklamegegenständen, Apotheken- und Laboratoriums-Einrichtungen, Gummiwaren und Verbandsstoffe, medizinisch-technischen Artikeln, Chirurgischen Instrumenten etc.]

      Tuttlingen, Selbstverlag oJ. ca. 1910 - 1 Bl., 16 Blätter mit farbigen lithographischen Reklameetiketten (teils gefaltete Doppelblätter), 2 Bl., 580 S. (doppels. pag.), durchgehend mit zahlreichen Abbildungen, XXXI S. (Register) 29,5 x 23,5 cm, Brauner, illustrierter Original-Leinenband mit Titel- und Rückenvergoldung, Kopffarbschnitt. ORIGINALAUSGABE (kein Nachdruck), unbenutzt, im unteren Drittel des rückens kleinere Ausbleichungen. In sgesamt in hervorragendem Gesamtzustand. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 499 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        HANDBUCH DES GRUNDBESITZES IM DEUTSCHEN REICHE / PROVINZ POMMERN.- Bearb. unter Mitwirkung der Königlichen Behörden der Landwirtschaftskammer für die Provinz Pommern.

      Berlin (Stricker), 1910. - 4. gänzlich umgearbeitete Aufl. Gr. 8°. 3 Bl., 418, 35 S., 4 Bl. + 1 farb. Faltkarte von Pommern. rotes OLdr mit Goldprägung. Karte mit kleinem Falzeinriss, vereinzelte Anstreichungen, sehr gut erhaltenes Ex. Sehr selten. Von unschätzbarem Wert für Immobilienhändler, Genealogen etc.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Bebuquin (Alexander Zimmeck)]
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        Les muses romaines et florentines

      First edition on vergé d'édition, there were only 10 Hollande large paper copies.Spine faded, otherwise a good and rare copy of the first book of the author. L. Vanier Paris 1910 14x18cm broché

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        The Ring of the Niblung. A trilogy with a prelude... translated into English by Margaret Armour with illustrations by Arthur Rackham. I. The Rinhegold and The Valkyrie. II. Siegfried and The Twilight of the Gods

      William Heinemann - Doubleday, Page & Co, 1910. 8vo (cm. 25,5), 2 Voll., IX-(1)159(1) pp.; IX-(1)181(1) pp., 1 c.nn. Con alcune ill.ni xilografiche in nero n.t. e complessive 64 tavv. f.t. a colori applicate su cartoncino e protette da velina parlante (di cui due in antiporta di ciascun volume). Legature editoriali in piena tela con titoli e ricche impressioni in oro al ds. e al piatto anteriore. Tagli superiori scuri. Dedica al verso della carta di guardia libera del primo volume. Sporadiche, lievi fioriture nel secondo volume. Esemplare in ottimo stato di conservazione. Prima edizione.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Ex Libris s.r.l.]
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        Chaseki okoshiezu mokuroku [Folding Drawings of the Famous Tea Houses]

      Two sets, each of 45 individual highly complex pop-up architectural models, each model secured within a large folding envelope with a manuscript title & manuscript notes regarding each model, written & drawn in black ink. Each set accompanied by a printed list describing each model within the sets, both lists pasted to the inside of the top of each of the two boxes. 90 envelopes (when folded 255 x 170 mm.). The models are made from thick construction paper and preserved in the two original publisher's boxes. [Japan: ca. 1910-20]. A remarkable publication, complete, of extremely complex models for tea ceremony houses (chashitsu) and their related buildings including the floor plans of the various rooms along with pop-up flaps of the walls, benches, shelves, boxes, shutters, awnings, ceilings, etc. The flaps all have highly detailed manuscript notes providing measurements, design details, materials, and function. In Japan, paper pop-up models have been used at least since the sixteenth century as a primary means of communication between carpenters and their patrons, particularly in the construction of tea houses. The pop-up flaps are attached to floor plans of different sizes and designs. There are notes regarding tea houses designed or favored by famous figures and schools in tea ceremony history. The primary folding flaps consist of exterior and interior walls, ceilings, alcoves, and passage-ways. The flaps contain detailed drawings on both sides depicting the interior decor, windows and their decorations, passage-ways, bathrooms, etc. Attached to the wall flaps are more flaps which show smaller room objects including boxes, shelves, display alcoves (tokonoma), benches, etc. The purpose of these pop-up plans was to allow an experienced builder to visualize and construct an entire building from the plans themselves. "The okoshi-ezu has no real counterpart in Western drawing…Okoshi-ezu are extraordinary in that they are both easy to understand and extremely comprehensive - a combination that is usually mutually exclusive in architectural drawing, where legibility tends to decline as the density of information increases. This quality makes okoshi-ezu drawings extremely helpful in studying the buildings they represent. Indeed, okoshi-ezu provided such a complete description of the design that they were often used as the basis for the common practice of copying teahouses; the dimensional and specification information they included meant they could be used as construction drawings. These drawings could communicate so much with so little because their representational qualities were so similar to the actual architecture they represented - thin walls wrapped around cubic spaces to create highly refined and specific compositions of material, space, and light."-Andrew Barrie, "Okoshi-ezu: Speculations on thinness," in Interstices 11 (on-line resource). Sakata was a tea ceremony utensils dealer in Osaka. In fine condition. Some of the outer wrappers are a little foxed. Preserved in two original custom-made wooden boxes.

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        Trails in Shadow Land: Stories of a Detective

      (Columbus, Ohio: Hann & Adair Printing. 1910). First. First edition. Octavo. 298pp. Illustrated with black and white plates. Very good with a lightly faded spine, wear on the extremities, and front hinge cracked. Famed Detective Nick Harris' copy with his ownership signature in pencil on the front fly and a presentation Inscription to Harris from the subject of the book, Thomas E. Foster; "I present this book to my good friend Detective Nick Harris with my compliments and best wishes. Respectfully, Thomas E. Foster."Thomas E. Foster, "The Buckeye Detective," was a private detective who was enlisted by the Columbus, Ohio Police Department. Shaw wrote Trails in Shadow Land as a chronicle of Foster's most intriguing cases.Nicholas B. Harris,1882-1943, investigative reporter turned police detective, is considered a legend within the private investigation world. Originally a reporter for the LA Times he was asked to join the Los Angeles County Police Department by the then captain, A.J. Bradish. In 1906 he founded Nick Harris Detectives followed shortly thereafter by the Nick Harris Professional Detective School. His exploits were so popular that from 1934 to 1940 a radio program produced stories based on his cases sometimes referred to as Nick Harris Detective or Why Crime Doesn't Pay, which was as popular as Sherlock Holmes at the time. .

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        Missouri Synod Lutheran Missionary Journal in German and Photo Album from India.

      - 41-page journal, written by the wife of one of the early Missouri Synod-sponsored missionaries to India, Gerhard Huebener, and a 45-page photo album of the Synod mission to India, with images of another Lutheran missionary, George Kellerbauer, and his family. The journal is 1/4 leather in dark green cloth, approximately 7" x 9". 41 pages (roughly 1/3 of the book) contain handwritten German text. 9 photographs are laid in around the text and another is folded in. There is also a typed fundraising appeal letter from the Evangelical Lutheran Institute for the Deaf, with handwritten notes on the reverse.The author of the journal is the wife of Gerhard Huebner (she does not mention her first name). It is from 1910-1911 and covers her visit to Germany before her wedding, trip to India, where she was married, and missionary life in India. It tells of the birth of their child in Madras, in 1911, and breaks off during their summer stay in the mountains to escape the heat of the lowlands.The photo album is oblong, approximately 5 1/4" x 7 1/4" and contains 45 black and white photographs cut out and pasted in. The photos include images of Rev. Kellerbauer and his family along with many photos of the Indians being served by the mission. The spine of the album is partially detached but the photos are intact, if somewhat faded with time.The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS) is a traditional, conservative Lutheran denomination in the US Founded in 1847, it has a history of active missionary work. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Sleeping Beauty and Other Fairy Tales

      London: Hodder & Stoughton,, [1910]. From the old French. Large quarto. Original brown morocco-grain cloth, titles and elaborate decoration to spine and front cover gilt, cream textured endpapers. Colour frontispiece and 29 colour plates tipped in with tissue-guards, all by Dulac. Contemporary gift inscription to front free endpaper. Bookseller's ticket to foot of rear pastedown. Spine gently rolled, very light wear to tips, small mark to front cover; an excellent copy. First Dulac edition. Exquisite fairy tale illustrations to accompany the four classic tales: Sleeping Beauty; Cinderella; Blue Beard and Beauty and the Beast. The sale of the English translation of this book was forbidden in the French-speaking countries.

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        Souvenir of Nanking. Photo Album of Nanking, 1910.

      Shanghai: Nihondo Shoten, 1910 - First edition, first printing. Octavo, 25.1*18cm. Text in English, Chinese and Japanese. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Familiar Chinese Faces - A Selection of Figure Studies of everyday Life from Phototographs by J.C. Carter

      Shanghai, Published by MacTavish & Co, no date (ca. 1910). - 1 album in-quarto, soft illustrated covers tied by a small string, with 24 tipped-in images, photographic reproductions of daily life in China at early 20th century. The front cover is slightly soiled (some liquid splash) and rubbed, but inside content is in perfect condition. A rare copy of this exotic book on Chinese Life.

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        The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant Extinct or Dormant or A History of the House of Lords and All Its Members from the Earliest Times

      The St. Catherine Press Ltd, Londoon, 1910. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Volumes I - II edited by Hon, Vicary Gibbs; Volume III - IV edited by Hon. Vicary Gibbs with the assistance of H Arthur Doubleday; Volume V edited by Hon. Vicary Gibbs and H A Doubleday; Volume VI edited by H A Doubleday, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard De Walden; Volume VII - IX & XIII edited by H A Doubleday and Lord Howard de Walden; Volume X edited by the Late H A Doubleday, Geoffrey H White and Lord Howard de Walden; Volume XI - XII Part I edited by Geoffrey H White; Volume XII Part II edited by Geoffrey H White with the assistance of R S Lea; Volume I Ab-Adam to Basing, pub. 1910, xxxvi and 504 pages; Volume II Bass to Canning, pub. 1912, 661 pages; Volume III Canonteign to Cutts, pub. 1913, 648 pages; Volume IV Dacre to Dysart, pub. 1916, 773 pages; Volume V Eardley of Spalding to Goojerat, pub. 1926, 803 pages; Volume VI Gordon to Hurstpierpoint, pub 1926, 715 pages; Volume VII Husee to Lincolnshire, pub 1929, 753 pages; Volume VIII Lindley to Moate, pub. 1932, 853 pages; Volume IX Moels to Nuneham, pub. 1936, 799 and 173 pages; Volume X Oakham to Richmond, pub 1945, 848 and 136 pages; Volume XI Rickerton to Sisonby, pub 1949, 748 and 161 pages; Volume XII Part I Skelmersdale to Towton, pub. 1953, 816 and 51 pages; Volume XII Part II Tracton to Zouche, pub. 1959, 961 and 47 pages Volume XIII Peers Created 1901 to 1938, pub. 1940, 630 pages. All volume are bound in green cloth which is a little darkened and have gilt lettering on the front and the spine. Sound binding throughout. All volumes have vacant presentation plate on inside of front cover stating "Presented to ..... by J G Murray Esq of Coles Park, Near Buntingford, Herts" with the exception of Volume XIII where the plate is completed with "Stockton-On-Tees Public Library. Clean uncut (untrimmed) pages. Volume X has a vacant library date sheet on the front end-paper and a library stamp on the title-page and the first text page. Volume XI has a vacant library date sheet on the inside of the front cover. Volume XII Part II has had some pages opened carelessly with reulting irregularities to vertical page edges. Volume XIII has small library stamps on title-page, sub-title page and at page 57. First printing in this edition. 14-volume set (complete). No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 55017031121..

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        Japanese Temples and Their Treasures, 2 vols.--Folio II & Folio III

      Tokyo: Shimbi Shoin. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good. Two volumes (of a three volume set)--Folio II & Folio III. First edition, ca. 1910. Large quarto folding cloth portfolios with cloth ties housing loose plates, heavily illustrated with gravure photo plates (the color plates seem to be done differently though, possible hand-colored woodcut plates)--Folio II has 152 plates (plates 177-328) including 4 in color, 6 double-sheets, & 1 triple sheet; Folio III has 201 plates (plates 329-529) including 10 in color and 4 double-sheets, clean unmarked text, generally Very Good books, a bit of age-toning to the page-edges, portfolios with some age-toning as well, edgewear to the portfolios including some splitting or fraying. Uncommon volumes. Folio II focuses on sculpture, Folio III on painting and allied arts.

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        Literarisches und künstlerisches Miturheberrecht. Inaugural-Dissertation zur Erlangung der Doktorwürde bei der juristischen Fakultät der Universität Leipzig. Eingereicht von Lothar Schreyer, stud. jur. aus Blasewitz bei Dresden.

      Erste Ausgabe. - Mit dieser Dissertation promovierte Lothar Schreyer 1910 in den Rechtswissenschaften. - Schreyer (1886-1966) war von 1916 bis 1928 Schriftleiter von Herwarth Waldens expressionistischer Zeitschrift ?Der Sturm? und Leiter der 1918 gegründeten Sturm-Bühne. Ab 1921 leitete er für zwei Jahre die Bühnenwerkstatt am Bauhaus in Weimar. - Titelseite mit Besitzvermerk von Alf Schreier [d.i. der Sohn von Lothar Schreyer]. - Gut erhaltenes Exemplar.

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        Dessins sur les Danses d'Isadora Duncan. Par André Dunoyer de Segonzac. Précédés de La Danseuse de Diane. Glose de Fernand Divoire

      « À La Belle Edition » sans date, Paris - Non paginé, environ 8 pages de texte (Glose) et 40 pages pour 21 dessins pleine page (2 dessins une même feuille, recto + verso ; les autres dessins sont sur les seuls rectos des feuille). Dessins esquissés très finement. Envoi personnalisé d'A. Dunoyer de Segonzac pour un Monsieur Ancelle ( ? ). Il a été tiré de cet ouvrage : 15 exemplaires sur Japon à la forme, numérotés de 1 à 15, et 17 sur Hollande van Gelder, numérotés de 16 à 32 qui ont été signés et paraphés des auteurs et des éditeurs. Notre exemplaire du second tirage, accompagné sous la justification des trois signatures, est marqué 22. Ouvrage non daté, vers 1910. Couverture souple en papier grossier, illustré sur le plat. Prévoir réduction des frais de port, catégorie grande enveloppe, environ 500 g (renforcement) ; nous vous renseignons volontiers. Etat : bon, état d'ancienneté. Couverture avec accidents en bordure (froissements, petites déchirures et plis). Intérieur : bon, défraîchi. 2 signatures d'A. DdS. 28.5 x 22.5 x 0.6 cm 205g. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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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. First edition of Theodore Roosevelt's classic work. Octavo, original cloth, illustrated. In near fine condition with light rubbing and wear to the extremities. "One of the most famous of all big-game hunting epics, this, with its larger than life sportsmen, was almost continuously in print until the 1930s. In British East Africa, Roosevelt hunted lion and plains game on the Kapiti Plains, while, in the Bondoni hill country, he collected rhinoceros and giraffe. On Juja Farm, his son Kermit faced leopard, while Teddy bagged rhino and hippopotamus. On the Kamiti River, buffalo were taken. Near the Sotik, additional rhino and lion were hunted, with elephant bagged near Mt. Kenia. On the Guaso Nyiro, giraffe and a variety of plains game were shot. Further adventures included hunting elephant near Lake Nyanza, rhino and plains game in the Lado, and eland on the Nile. Roosevelt's total bag was enormous even by the liberal standards of that era" (Czech, 138-39).

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

      London: Hodder & Stoughton, [1910] - Large quarto. Original brown morocco-grain cloth, titles and elaborate decoration to spine and front cover gilt, cream textured endpapers. Contemporary gift inscription to front free endpaper. Bookseller's ticket to foot of rear pastedown. Spine gently rolled, very light wear to tips, small mark to front cover; an excellent copy. Colour frontispiece and 29 colour plates tipped in with tissue-guards, all by Dulac. First Dulac edition. Exquisite fairy tale illustrations to accompany the four classic tales: Sleeping Beauty; Cinderella; Blue Beard and Beauty and the Beast. The sale of the English translation of this book was forbidden in the French-speaking countries. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Porträt eines bärtigen Mannes mit Pfeife. Ölgemälde auf Plattte.

      Bildmaß: 33 x 24 cm ( Höhe x Breite ), rechts oben mit *J. Popp * signiert, undatiert ( ca. um 1910 ). Öl auf Platte, alt gerahmt ( Rahmenmaß:39,5 x 30,5 cm ). Das Bild von guter Erhaltung, der Rahmen etwas bestoßen. ( Weitere Bilder auf Anfrage further pics on request )

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        Stollwerck Chocolade - Gustav Tischer.

      Serie van 6 ontwerpen voor Stollwerck?s Chocolade plaatjes ca. 1910. Aquarel en gouache op velijnpapier door Gustav Tischer, gemonogrammeerd. Afmetingen elk ca. 6,5 x 13,5. Als set in 1 lijst.Rond de wisseling van de 19e naar de 20e eeuw was chocolade een lekkernij voor de gegoede orde die alleen op bijzondere gelegenheden werd genoten. In 1912 kostte 1 reep zoveel als 20 broodjes.In de jaren 90 van de 19e eeuw begon Stollwerck bij zijn chocoladerepen plaatjes toe te voegen. Oorspronkelijk werden de plaatjes verzameld in sigarendoosjes, maar later ontstond het idee net als bij postzegels de plaatjes in albums op te bergen. De repen werden veelal verkocht via chocolade automaten. Binnen een paar jaar na de invoering van de verzamelplaatjes steeg de omzet met 40 procent. Stollwerck hechtte grote waarde aan de vormgeving van de series en reserveerde 100.000 mark om bekende kunstenaars voor het ontwerp ervan aan te trekken, dat lukte bij Max Liebermann, Elli Hirsch en ook Gustav Tischer.De onderwepen reflecteerden de laatste stand van de wetenschap van die tijd en ze droegen bij aan de vorming van de bevolking. De plaatjes werden graag op scholen ingezet omdat schoolboeken nauwelijks kleurrijk beeldmateriaal bevatten.De ontwikkeling van de verzamelplaatjes verliep in Europa vrijwel tegelijkertijd. In Nederland begint Verkade in 1903 met de productie van de bij ons bekende plaatjes.Bij de aanvang van de eerste wereldoorlog zette Stollwerck de productie van de verzamelplaatjes stop. Pas in 1930 verschenen er weer een paar series, maar zonder groot succes.Prijs: ?1.250,- (incl. lijst, incl. 21% BTW).

      [Bookseller: Inter-Antiquariaat MEFFERDT & DE JONGE]
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        Mah Jongg - Spiel. Mit 144 Spielsteinen in 3 rot lackierten Holzschatullen diese eingelegt in einem mit rot geprägten Leder bezogenen Holzkasten.

      Ohne Hinweis auf den Hersteller um 1910 - 144 Spielsteine, 118 Zählstäbchen aus Bein, 4 kleine Würfel und 3 Jetons in einer kleinen Beindose in 3 rotgelackten Holzkästchen, in einem Holzkasten mit gelacktem Lederbezug mit Metall-Schließe. Format des Kastens ca. 17,5x33,5x9,5 cm. Die Steine in Beinauflage auf Bambusholz. Vollständiges Majong-Spiel in außen rot- und innen schwarzgelackten Holzkästchen, alle mit goldfarbenem ornamentalem Logo, 2 Kästchen mit roter oder grüner Kordel versehen. Alles in einem rotgelacktem Holzkasten mit reicher goldfarbener jugendstilähnlicher Ornamentik die auf dem Deckel 3 chinesische Schriftzeichen umrahmt. Die Kästchen mit kleineren Aufplatzspuren, der große Kasten meist etwas beschabt und vereinzelt braunfleckig.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Thomas Mertens]
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        Won in the Ninth

      R. J Bodmer Co. 1910 - First edition. The first of the "Matty Books." Rare with photo on front in such excellent unrubbed condition. Rear cover shows some rubbing. Previous owner's inscription on front free end page. No dust jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bookbid]
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        Die Ritter- und Verdienst-Orden, Ehrenzeichen und Medaillen aller Souveräne und Staaten seit Beginn des XIX. Jahrhunderts,

      1910 - Wien, Braumüller k. u. k. Hof- und Universitäts-Buchhändler, 1910, Gebundene Ausgabe, Ganzleineneinband, Großformat Quer, 198 Seiten, 40 Ordenstafeln, davon 29 in Farbe, unter Verwendung des alten Einbandes neu gebunden, Einband etwas fleckig, Zustand 2- (T1404) (T1404) Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 700 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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

      Les Editions d'Architecture (Editions Girsberger), Zurich - 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" [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: APPLEDORE BOOKS, ABAA]
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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.

      [Bookseller: Wisdenshop.com]
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        Porträt eines bärtigen Mannes mit Pfeife. Ölgemälde auf Plattte.

      - Bildmaß: 33 x 24 cm ( Höhe x Breite ), rechts oben mit *J. Popp * signiert, undatiert ( ca. um 1910 ). Öl auf Platte, alt gerahmt ( Rahmenmaß:39,5 x 30,5 cm ). Das Bild von guter Erhaltung, der Rahmen etwas bestoßen. ( Weitere Bilder auf Anfrage – further pics on request ) [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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

      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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        THE BOY SCOUT'S GALLOP FOR GOLD

      [N.p., 1910. Mounted sheet, 9 1/2 x 10 1/2 inches. Archival matting, and protected with a mylar sheet. Original watercolor illustration. Some slight browning to edges. Very good and quite displayable. An elaborate scene of a valiant Boy Scout on horseback pursuing two toothless outlaws. Signed "R.P." in the lower right corner, the signature of illustrator Robert Prowse. Evidently the original artwork for an illustration in a children's fictional western adventure.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana]
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        John Martin's Letters to You - No. 9 and 10

      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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        THE BOY SCOUT'S GALLOP FOR GOLD.

      [N.p. ca. 1910]. - Mounted sheet, 9 1/2 x 10 1/2 inches. Archival matting, and protected with a mylar sheet. Original watercolor illustration. Some slight browning to edges. Very good and quite displayable. An elaborate scene of a valiant Boy Scout on horseback pursuing two toothless outlaws. Signed "R.P." in the lower right corner, the signature of illustrator Robert Prowse. Evidently the original artwork for an illustration in a children's fictional western adventure.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana]
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        Geografía General de País Vasco-Navarro Volumen I: País Vasco-Navarro; Volúmenes II-III: Navarra; Volumen IV: Alava; Volumen V: Vizcaya; Volumen VI: Guipúzcoa.

      Circa 1910. Ed. Ed. Alberto Martín. - Tipografía Atlas Geográfico. Barcelona. Col. Col. Atlas Geográfico. 6 Vol. . I (1.000) Vol.II (1.102) Vol.III (1.012) Vol.IV (756) Vol.V(1028) Vol.VI (1124) pp. Cuarto Mayor. Plena Piel. Vasco-Navarro (General) . Obra fundamental para la historia, cultura, etnografía, etc. del País Vasco. Fue realizada por las mejores plumas del momento. Muy ilustrada con láminas a color, detallados mapas políticos, gegráficos, agrícolas y numerosas fotografías intertexto. Seis volúmenes encuadernados en media piel con nervios, dorados y doble tejuelo en lomera. Conserva las tapas originales. En perfecto estado. Basque Country. .

      [Bookseller: Librería Anticuaria Astarloa]
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        The Voice in the Rice.

      Dodd, Mead and Co. New York 1910 - First Edition. J. C. Leyendecker dustjacket art and illustrations. Bleiler listed fantasy title of a young man who falls overboard from a steamer and finds himself in a community which lives to-day as such communities lived during the Revolutionary War. Scarce, early time-travel title, especially found in dustjacket. Near Fine tight copy in Very Good dustjacket, small chips at spine ends and corners, some cm deep chips at top rear panel, tiny chips along lower rear panel. 0.0 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Babylon Revisited Rare Books]
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        Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens (From 'The Little White Bird')

      London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1910. Stated seventh edition, 1910. Special edition with fifty tipped on color plates guarded with letterpress tissue, plus a map on thick tan paper at the front. Exceptional new binding ca. mid to late 20th century, three quarter dark red morocco leather over the original cover cloth with gilt pictorial design, raised spine bands with gilt decorated compartments, about ten inches tall. Externally near fine with just a trace of old shelf smudging to the front cover, tight binding, text pages very good with a little light foxing to the first and last few pages, plates very good with tiny corner creases to two, slightly worn outer edge to the frontis leaf, not affecting the tipped-on plate. Decorative gift notation on verso of frontis: For Iris Mary for helping with the fruit gathering Sept & Oct 1917, Galmpton, S. Devon, from Father & Mother, With Love.. Special Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

      [Bookseller: Resource Books, LLC]
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        The Alexander Classic Library (20 Volumes in Original Box)

      Alexander Classic Library, (no place) 1910 - This is a set of 20 matching faux leather books with all top edges gilt. All housed in the original publisher's box and all in very good + condition. The titles include: Poems of Tennyson by Alfred Tennyson;The Last Days of Pompeii by Lord Lytton;Tales from the Arabian Nights;Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain;Quentin Durward by Sir Walter Scott;The Tower of London by Harrison Ainsworth; Masterman Ready by Captain Marryat;The Queen's Necklace by Alexandre Dumas;Nicholas Nickleby by Charles Dickens; The Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan; Martin Rattler by R. M. Ballantyne; Kidnapped by R.L. Stevenson; Westward Ho! by Charles Kingsley; Tom Brown's Schooldays by Thomas Hughes; Dombey & Son by Charles Dickens; Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe; Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen; The Vicar of Wakefield by Oliver Goldsmith; Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll; and Good Wives by Louisa M. Alcott. Scarce in the complete set and the original box. Size: 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Michael J. Toth, Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Persia and Turkey in Revolt.

      London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1910 - Octavo. Original dark red linen, pictorial black-stamped cover, spine lettered in gilt. With the dust jacket. Jacket nicked, chipped along extremities. A fine copy in rare jacket. 120 black and white illustrations and maps. First edition. Fraser spent 1909 as special correspondent for The Times. He devotes several chapters to experiences and thoughts about Mesopotamia and Syria. "The author's trip takes place after the shelling of Parliament by Colonel Liakhoff as ordered by Mohammed Ali Shah. There was considerable encouragement from M. de Hardwig, the Russian minister who soon left Iran, but later, from his post as minister to Hungary, encouraged Mohammed Ali Shah to invade the country in 1911 when the latter had been deposed and was living in Europe" (Ghani, pp. 139–40). [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        [Photo Album]: New York

      New York. [circa 1910]. Small octavo. Measuring 7" x 7". Black cloth over stiff paper boards with "Photographs" stamped in gilt on the front board. Contains 46 sepia-toned gelatin silver photographs measuring 2.5" x 2.5", with captions. Good only album with a broken gutter, worn edges, and rubbing with near fine photographs.A photo album kept by W.A. Winter around 1910 of his family and friends in New York. The album opens with a handwritten note on the inside of the front board which reads, "all these taken and developed by W.A. Winter Jr." Winter was an amateur photographer and enthusiast of the art itself. He took photos of Coney Island with images of the crowds, the amusement rides, and the sea. Following this are photos of a race in Goshen, New York and the Winter house on Lexington Ave in New York. Winter frequently photographed his family and friends in posed portrait style photos. He also captured scenery of local parks including Central Park and Bronx Park. The final page shows a smiling woman in a fashionable hat and the Bronx Park Museum.A pleasing collection of turn-of-the-century amateur photography. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Montage photograph of Rupert Brooke

      1910 - Vintage gelatin silver print photo montage, mounted to card embossed "J. Palmer Clarke, Cambridge," and signed in pencil beneath image ("J. Palmer Clarke"), docketed on verso, "Mr. [Francis] Cornford, Conduit Head, Madingly Road, Cambridge". 4 x 5-3/4 in. A ?previously unknown photo-montage of Rupert Brooke. Provenance: Francis Cornford, husband of poet Frances Cornford (née Darwin), granddaughter of Charles Darwin (docketed on verso of mount) Vintage gelatin silver print photo montage, mounted to card embossed "J. Palmer Clarke, Cambridge," and signed in pencil beneath image ("J. Palmer Clarke"), docketed on verso, "Mr. [Francis] Cornford, Conduit Head, Madingly Road, Cambridge". 4 x 5-3/4 in [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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