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        Vorbildliche Glasmalereien aus dem späten Mittelalter und der Renaissancezeit

      Berlin Ernst Wasmuth 1911-13 [22] pp text, 12 plates. Large loose leaf folio (650×480mm). Lettered boards, quarter cloth. Gothic script. This publication by the the Royal Academy of Construction Engineering in Berlin was intended as a serial publication to illustrate exceptional examples of medieval and renaissance stained glass from the turn of the 15th to the 16th century. Four parts of four plates, each along with a short introduction to each window, was planned. This folio comprises the first three parts dated 1911, 1912 and 1913. Housed in the folio with 1911 on the upper board. Each part was published in wrappers. The three parts are complete with tissue guards. A final part, called for, was published in 1917 not present. Part I: [7 sheets] titlepage, general introduction, introduction to plates 1-4, 4 plates: (Fenster aus dem nördlichen Seitenschiffe des Domes zu Köln) window in the northern side aisle of the dome in Cologne. Part II: [7 sheets] titlepage, introduction to the plates 5-8, 4 plates:(Fenster aus dem nördlichen Querflügel der Kollegiatskirche des hl. Michael und der hl. Gudula in Brüssel) window in the north trancept of the collegiate church of St Michael and St Gudula in Brussels. Part III: [8 sheets] titlepage, introduction to plate 9, plate, introduction to plate 10, plate, introduction to plates 11-12, 2 plates. Plate 9: (Fenster der Stürtzelkapelle im Chore des Freiburger Münster) window in the Stürtzel-chapel of the Minster in Freiburg; plate 10: (Das St-Annen-Fenster im Alexander-Chörlein des Freiburger Münsters) the window of St Anne in the Alexander-Chörlein of the Minster in Freiburg; plates 11-12: (Fenster im Chore der Stiftskirche Unserer Lieben Frau zu Kyllburg) choir window in the church of Our Lady in Kyllburg. Part IV [not present] Plate13: (Rathaus in Emden. Fenster der Waffenhalle) city hall in Emden, window of the armoury; plates 14-15: (Nürnberg. Lorenzkirche, Fenster im Chor) Nuremberg, choir window in the church of St Lawrence; plate 16: (Soest. Patroklikirche, Fenster im südlichen Querschiff) Soest, window in the south trancept of the church of St Patrokli. 650 by 480mm (25½ by 19 inches). Repaired on spine to make a good copy with ribbon ties. Internally some scattered foxing. Original wraps and tissue guards worn at edges else a good set. .

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        The Novel

      Edinburgh: John Grant, 1911. Leather_bound. Twelve volumes. Octavo. The Writings and Novels of Jane Austen. Winchester Edition. Illustrated to frontispiece, Bound in half red morocco between marbled boards, top edge gilt, raised bands, gilt panels to spine. Fine.

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        Untersuchungen und Rekonstruktionen an Altchristlichen Kultbauten in Salona.

      At head of title-page: K.K. Österreichisches Archäologisches Institut. 71 pp. text discussing the reconstruction of the Early Christian remains in the city now located in modern-day Croatia, including descriptions of the basilicas and other structures, 158 text illustrations (some full-page), showing reconstructions, floor plans, ornamental details, etc., 3 plates (1 color) showing maps, floor plans, and a mosaic pattern. Small folio. Wrpps., text partially detached. Vienna 1911.

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        Csoda Album: A Pesti Napló.

      131 pp. volume of Hungarian fairy tales, with 17 stories by Gyula Pekár, Aladár Fodor, Ernö Dezsö, Viktor Cholnoky, Séndor Hunyadi, Guuila Szini, et. al., illustrated throughout with decorative initials, 20 illustrations in decorative botanical borders, each initialed H.A., and 12 full-page plates in brilliant colors by Heinrich Lefler and Joseph Urban. Several pages with small tears along bottom edge. 4to. Green cloth with Art Nouveau decorative endpapers, embossed gilt decoration to cover, bumping to extremities, wear along bottom edge of spine, spine slightly shaken. Budapest (Viktor Hornyánszky/Martos Adolf) 1911.

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        [Binding] Works ... Introductions and photographic illustrations by Clifton Johnson [comprising Walden / A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers / The Maine Woods / Cape Cod / Excursions

      London George G. Harrap [through 1912] 1911 Complete in five volumes. Thick 8vo: xvi,440; [4],xxii,492; xiv,423,[1]; xii,319,[1]; viii,303,[1]pp, with 33 full-page halftones, including the frontispiece, in each volume (165 in total). Publisher's finely woven forest-green pictorial cloth, elaborate art nouveau title frames stamped in gilt and copper on spines and upper covers, title pages in red and black, protective tissue guard over frontispieces. Virtually pristine, square, tight unmarked bindings; clean, fresh pages; rich photographic illustration. A splendid production and scarce: COPAC and WorldCat list only BL. Borst A1.11.b, A2.12.c, A3.6.b, A4.6.b, and A5.6.b Fine

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        Ethan Frome

      New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1911 First Issue, with "wearily" unbroken on penultimate line p.135 and top edge gilt. Small 8vo: [6],195,[5, four of which advertisements]pp. Publisher's crimson cloth, spine and upper board stamped gilt, fore- and bottom edges untrimmed, title page in red and black. A superb copy, bright, square and tight. Garrison A 19.I.a. Johnson, High Spots, pp 76-77. Auchincloss, The Edith Wharton Reader, p. 21. Fine

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        Das Staatsrecht des Deutschen Reiches.

      Tübingen, Verlag von J. C. B. Mohr (Paul Siebeck), 1911-14. 5., neubearb. Aufl. 4 Bde. Gr.-8vo. (1:) XII, 532; (2:) III, 318; (3:) III, 524; (4:) IV, 670 S. Zeitgenössische Halblederbände mit Lederecken. (Ebde. etw. berieben und bestoßen). Letzte Auflage des großen Werkes von Laband! - Laband (1838-1918) war der führende Staatsrechtler des deutschen Kaiserreichs, seit 1864 a.o. Prof., ab 1866 o. Prof. in Königsberg, ab 1872 dann bis zu seiner Emeritierung Prof. in Straßburg. - Das vorliegende Hauptwerk erschien zuerst in den Jahren 1876-1882. Die Gründung des Norddeutschen Bundes 1866 und der sog. preußische Verfassungskonflikt brachten Laband zur intensiven Beschäftigung mit dem Staatsrecht, das eigentlich erst durch Labands methodischer Begründung auf rechtspositivistischen Grundsätzen als solches bezeichnet wird. Er entwickelte seine Methode in Anlehnung an das Privatrecht und wollte die juristische Betrachtung des Staates von naturrechtlichen und philosophischen Spekulationen befreien. Mit dem vorliegenden Werk gilt Laband somit als der Begründer des modernen Staatsrechts, für das er (gemeinsam mit Felix Stoerk und Georg Jellinek) mit dem von ihm 1886 geschaffenen \"Archiv für öffentliches Recht\" zudem eine wirkungsmächtige institutionelle Plattform schuf. Versand D: 2,00 EUR

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        Catulli, Tibulli, Properti carmina quae extant omnia cura Robinson Ellis, Joannis Postgate, Joannis S. Phillimore, apud P.H. Lee Warner Mediceae Societatis Librarium * VORZUGSAUSGABE in G A N Z P E R G A M E N T

      London, Lee Warner Medicae Societatis Librarium, 1911 - Vollständige Ausgabe im original Verlags-Handeinband: flexibles Ganzpergament GPgt / Pgt im Format 17 x 25 cm mit Kopfgolddschnitt, Rücken- und Deckeltitel in Goldprägung sowie Zeichenband, unbeschnittener Buchblock mit grünen Schließbändern. Eines von 1000 numerierten Exemplaren auf klanghartem Büttenkarton der Ricardi Press mit entsprechendem Wasserzeichen. Hervorragendes Druckerzeugnis in der Nachfolge von William Morris und der Arts- and Crafts-Bewegung. 4Bl., 318 Seiten, mit Pressensignet in Gründruck. Expl.Nr.120. - Exemplar der Vorzugsausgabe in sehr guter Erhaltung (Einband minimal fleckig, sonst sehr gut). - "Warum handgebunden? - Die wesentlichsten Vorzüge des guten Handbandes sind: Die einzelnen Druckbögen werden mit der Hand nach dem Schriftspiegel gefalzt. Die Bogenränder werden dadurch zwar ungleich, aber das Satzbild steht gerade. Um infolge der ungleichen Ränder ein späteres zu starkes Beschneiden mit der Maschine zu vermeiden, werden die Bogen einzeln, vorne und unten, mit der Pappschere auf ein Mittelmaß rauh beschnitten. Dadurch wird der Druckrand weitestgehend geschont. Als erste und letzte Lage wird dem Buche zum Schutze eine leere Papierlage hinzugefügt, welche mit einem feinen Leinen- oder echten Japanpapierfalz versehen ist. Geheftet wird der Handband nach sorgfältiger Auswahl des Heftzwirnes auf echten erhabenen oder aufgedrehten flachen Bünden und auf Pergamentriemchen (welche beim Pergamentbande durch den Rücken gezogen werden). Oben wird das Buch beschnitten und erhält nicht nur der Schönheit willen Goldschnitt, sondern diese feine Metallschicht schützt vielmehr die dem Lichte und Staub am meisten ausgesetzte Schnittfläche vor deren schädlichen Einflüssen. Die Deckel werden in einem tiefen Falz angesetzt, mit den Bünden nach außen. Ein Herausreißen aus der Decke ist somit nur unter Zuhilfenahme von Werkzeug möglich. Als Einbandmaterial kommen sumachgares, lichtechtes Saffian, Kalbleder, vereinzelt auch Rindsleder, ferner naturelles und weißes Schweinsleder sowie Kalbspergament zur Verwendung. Ein mit der Hand hergestelltes, dazupassendes Überzugpapier sowie Handvergoldung oder Blinddruck am Rücken ergänzen das Werk nach außen. Ein solcher Einband entspricht allen Anforderungen, die an einen Gebrauchsband gestellt werden können." Aus einem alten Prospekt von Richard Hönn, ehemals Handbinderei des Verlages Albert Langen, Werkstatt für feine Buchbinder- und Lederarbeiten in München, Dienerstrasse 14 - Bibliophilie, Handeinband, Meistereinband, englische Kunstbuchbinderei / Buchkunst im 20. Jahrhundert, römische Literatur, Catull, Tibull, Properz, Pressendruck Bitte beachten Sie: Auf Grund der besonderen Versandkostenvorgaben vom ZVAB und Abebooks, kann es bei schwereren oder mehrbändigen Werken zu höheren Portokosten kommen, da der Preis sich nicht am Gewicht, sondern nach der Anzahl der Artikel richtet. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 2000 [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Galerie für gegenständliche Kunst]
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        Peter and Wendy

      London: Hodder & Stoughton,, [1911]. Illustrated by F. D. Bedford. Octavo. Original green cloth, titles and pictorial decoration to spine and upper board gilt. Frontispiece, illustrated title page, and 11 plates. Light rubbing to corners and ends of spine, rubbing to gilt to front board, occasional spotting to pages, inscription to front endpaper. A very good copy. First edition, first impression, first issue with the decorations and titles gilt. Peter and Wendy is an expanded adaptation into novel form of the story first made popular in the 1904 stage play Peter Pan, or The Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up.

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        Fermina Marquez (envoi de l'auteur)

      Bibliothèque-Charpentier, Eugène Fasquelle 1911 - Edition originale, sur papier d'édition, après 6 Hollande, de ce roman d'adolescence, envoi autographe signé sur la page de faux-titre qui est légèrement plus courte "à Henri Ménabréa, en souvenir du bateau de la Restauration, du jeu d'Enfer, de la rue José Frappa, et d'autres choses d'une grande importance / Vlery Larbaud", Henri Ménabréa (1882-1968), avocat et historien, in-12, demi percaline de l'époque, couvertures et dos conservés (premier plat détaché, dos avec petit manque), 249 pages, bon état. Language: eng La librairie offre aux clients d'AbeBooks 15% de réduction sur l'ensemble de son catalogue. Prix d'origine : 1100.0 EUR. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Flotte und Kolonie im Spiegel deutscher Dichtung.

      Wolfenbüttel, Heckners Verlag, 1911. - Strukturierter Original-Kartoneinband, 8°, 76 Seiten, alter Namenszug auf Titel, sonst sehr schönes und frisches Exemplar. Inhalt (mit biographischen Notizen der Autoren) u.a.: Artur Fitger: Die Auswanderer / Wilhelm Brandes: Deutsch-Afrika / Rudolf Presber: Die Helden vom Iltis / Wilhelm Poek: Deutsche Blaujacken for de Takuforts / Ernst von Wildenbruch: Stimme aus Afrika / Max Geißler: Afrikanische Reiterballade / Theodore von Rommel: Patrouillenritt / Albert Mummenhoff: Deutsche Kameradschaft / Detlev von Liliencron: Der Kampf um die Wasserstelle / Gustav Frensen: Der Kampf um die Wasserlöcher / Max Geißler: Am Totenhügel zu Sperlingspütz / Gustav Frensen: Der Grasbrand / Max Geißler: Reitergrab in Südwest / Felix Dahn: Deutsches Koloniallied. Insgesamt 31 Gedichte. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Welwitschia Dr. Andreas Eckl]
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        Two Years before the Mast: A Personal Narrative (two volumes complete)

      Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston 1911 - Mild wear to edges of spines, Ex-libris John W. Masury bookplates in each volume, listing for this set from bookseller's catalogue tipped in to front pastedown ; One quarter brown gilt-tooled morocco spines and tips on marbled boards, 5 raised bands, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt, ribbon markers. Two page leaf from original manuscript tipped in. Color frontispieces (with tissue guards) , tipped-in B&W plates, Small drawings head each chapter, appendix, index. 2 short notes signed by Richard Dana laid in (one requesting room with a "pleasant prospect" at the "falls", the other inviting a Dr. R. H. Salter to tea). Limited edition (Large Paper Edition no. 154 of 350 copies). Photo available on request; 8vo; xiv + 553 pages; Signed by Author [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Old Chinese porcelain and works of art in China; being description and illustrations of articles selected from an exhibition held in Shanghai, November, 1908

      Cassell & Co., London & New York 1911 - First edition. Octavo. Hardcover. Very good: some foxing to free endpapers, corners lightly bumped and slight rubbing. 160 Pages, 120 plates in black and white showing multiple items. A.W. Bahr was born in Shanghai in 1877 to a German father and a Chinese mother. He founded the Central Trading Company with a friend in 1898. Throughout the next few years, he remained in China, organizing various art exhibitions with pieces from his own collection. Bahr moved to London, England in 1910, where he continued to exhibit art, finally moving to Canada with his family in 1946. Before his death in 1959, Bahr donated pieces of his collection to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Royal Ontario Museum of Archaeology, and the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts. An important and rare work! [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Queen of Spades].

      P. Golike and A. Vilborg Skt. Peterburg 1911 - Folio (30 x 24 cm). [4] half titles, XXII incl. title, 68 pp., with 8 plates in colour and many colour illustrations in text, all by Benois; occasional spotting. Original publisher's cream boards with blind, black and gilt panel decoration, top edge gilt; a bit rubbed, lower spine skillfully renewed. First edition with the famous illustrations by Benois. Tchaikovsky's materpiece based on Pushkin's 'Pikovaya dama' was Benois' favorite opera. Although he provided some of the décor for a 1903 production, it was not until May 1921 that Benois (1870-1960), a founding member of 'Mir Iskusstva', produced and adapted Tchaikovsky's libretto and designed all the sets and the costumes for the State Theater for Opera and Ballet in Petrograd. These illustrations dating from a decade before obviously influenced the 1921 production. Gubar 100. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        THE PHOTOGRAPHIC HISTORY OF THE CIVIL WAR IN TEN VOLUMES Semi-Centennial Memorial

      Review of Reviews Company. Very Good. 1911. Hardcover. Very Good set of ten volumes, light wear to spine ends and corner tips. No names or marks. ; 10.90 X 8.30 X 1.30 inches; 3528 pages .

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        Important Autograph Letter about Franck and "False Genius"

      Used; Like New/Used; Like New. A fascinating and important autograph letter from the French composer, organist, pianist, and conductor to an unidentified friend, revealing his opinions on the music of César Franck and on the nature of true and false genius. Writing on February 6, 1911 from Algiers, where five of his operas had been staged that winter, Saint-Saëns begins his letter by mentioning his educational background: "Did I tell you that I was never in the piano class at the Conservatory, where my teacher [Camille-Marie] Stamaty was not a professor?" After recommending piano etudes by Josefy and Phillipp, he goes on to dissuade his correspondent from learning pieces by Franck (who had died in 1890): "Seeing as the music of Franck is causing you so much trouble to learn, then don't learn it - who's forcing you? In general, I find Franck's music as boring as it is worthy... An artist whose work never laughs is not a genius." Franck, according to Saint-Saëns, is one of "a clan of false geniuses who are poisoning our era." This group, in which Saint-Saëns includes artists Pierre Puvis de Chavannes and Auguste Rodin, do not "dare to descend from their pedestals." A rather damning condemnation of a composer for whom he had once advocated, the letter also shows Saint-Saëns' sense of humor, as he finishes: "Now, if I am talking nonsense, keep it to yourself. For I don't know that Michelangelo ever showed much gaiety; but who would dream of calling him boring?"<br style="">On the letterhead of the Excelsior Hotel, Algiers, dated February 6, 1911. 2 pp. Creases, one small tear on the horizontal crease, some wear to the edges, and light toning; overall in very good condition. 8 x 10.5 inches (21 x 27 cm).  Full translation as follows:<br>"My dear friend,  It seems to me that I forgot to talk to you about the piano. Did I tell you that I was never in the piano class at the Conservatory, where my teacher Stamaty was not a professor? I only ever won the organ prize. -- Regarding the way to acquire a brilliant technique, I recommend Josefy's exercises, published by Schirmer in New York; there are also those by Philipp which are excellent (Paris-Durand.) But all these exercises are intended for those who already have talent. For others, there are the old Czerny exercises which are always good.Seeing as the music of Franck is causing you such trouble to learn, then don't learn it - who's forcing you? In general, I find Franck's music as boring as it is worthy; it's like those honest people whose company would put you off from honesty. I was for it when people were unjustly against it, when people were disdaining it, but now that everyone wants to make it a work of genius, I don't [like?] it any more. An artist whose work never laughs is not a genius. César, along with Puvis de Chavannes and Rodin, is one of the clan of false geniuses who are poisoning our era. They are not Homers, Virgils, Beethovens, Mozarts; even Bach knew how to suit the occasion. The true geniuses know that even if they fail, they [will rise again???;] the false do not dare to descend from their pedestals.Now, if I am talking nonsense, keep it to yourself. For I don't know that Michelangelo ever showed much gaiety; but who would dream of calling him boring?Yours, C. St-S"

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        Quaderni d'Anatomia I - VI. ... Tredici Fogli della Royal Library di Windsor ... Pubblicati da Ove C.L. Vangensten, A. Fonahn, H. Hopstock. Con Traduzione Inglese e Tedesca.

      Kristiania, Dybwad 1911 - 1916. Folio. 25 pl. + 24 pl. + 20 pl. + 32 pl. + 26 pl. + 23 pl. Orig. typogr.kartonbd. Noen av bindene litt brunet, pen materie. Nr. 188/ 248

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        The Novels [Works] of Jane Austen. Include: Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, Northanger Abbey, Mansfield Park, etc.

      Edinburgh: John Grant, 1911. - The Winchester Edition. Complete in 12 volumes including the 2 volumes of Miss Austens's Letters; large octavo, frontispiece portrait to volume one, title pages printed in red and black with vignette illustration. Elegantly hand-bound in half dark blue calf with raised bands, gilt titles and gilt to spines in six compartments; marbled sides; top edges gilt, others untrimmed. Some light toning and occasional spotting to first and final leaves; externally unmarked. Considered to be the best edition of Jane Austen's works, this is a fine set in an attractive recent leather binding. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Ltd, PBFA, ABA, ILAB]
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        OIL FIELDS OF NEW ZEALAND, WITH SOME CRITICAL NOTES ON THE COLONIAL OIL SITUATION OF TO-DAY

      London: Bradbury, Agnew & Co. Ltd., 1911., 1911. First edition. First edition. Thick 8vo. Inked presentation inscription from the author on the front fly leaf. Original dark green cloth with beveled edges, titles and decorative devices stamped in gold gilt and black on front cover and spine, xxvi, 337 pp., plus xix pages of oil-related advertisements, folding frontispiece, author's note, illustrated, plates, portraits, diagrams, maps, teg., advertisements. Swanson page 62 says "Endeavors to develop oil production in New Zealand, beginning near close of 1865; review of shale oil industry of New Zealand." Henry produced a number of extensive studies on the oil industry in the early 20th Century, all of which are very scarce. The publisher's catalogue at the rear is quite interesting and certainly reflects the technology of the day. Included in this volume are 4 portraits with annotated tissue guards intact, with 32 illustrations, and 10 maps and diagrams. Two former owner's names at top of front fly leaf, scattered foxing throughout although more so near the front and near the edges of the volume, else a very good copy of a scarce book.

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        A revised catalogue of the indigenous flowering Plants and ferns of Ceylon

      Colombo : H.C. Cottle, Govt. Printer, 1911. First Edition. Fine copy in the original title-blocked, lined-backed plain boards. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. Series; Ann. R. Bot. Gard. Peradeniya, v. Peradeniya manuals of botany, entomology, agriculture and horticulture ; no. 2. Physical description; 188 p. ; 24 cm. Subjects; Sri Lanka. Floras. Angiospermae. Ferns. Pteridophyta. Botany - Sri Lanka. Ferns - Sri Lanka. Botany - Ceylon. Ferns - Ceylon. Botany - Indexes - Sri Lanka. Filices - Indexes - Sri Lanka. Plant names, Popular - Sinhalese. Plant names, Popular - Tamil. Genre; text.

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        A Book of Children's Verse.

      London: Henry Frowde, Hodder & Stoughton,, [1911]. Illustrated in Colour by M. Etheldreda Gray. Quarto. Original full vellum over bevelled boards, spine and front cover lettered and decorated in gilt, top edges gilt, others untrimmed. Decorative title page designed by W. G. Easton, colour frontispiece and 19 colour plates by M. Etheldreda Gray (with captioned tissue guards) tipped-in on Japanese vellum sheets printed with a gold border. A few light blue marks on back cover, covers just slightly dished. An excellent copy. First and limited edition, number 37 of 100 numbered copies signed by the illustrator. Millicent Etheldreda Gray (1873-1957) is little known but her charming work here is full of atmosphere; she also illustrated an edition of Louisa May Alcott's Little Women.

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        The Phantom of the Opera.

      New York, Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1911. First edition, first printing with the printer's imprint "Press of Braunworth & Co. Bookbinders and Printers Brooklyn, N. Y." at bottom of copyright page. Octavo, original cloth, publishers tissue guard. Illustrated by Andre Castaigne with one single-page and four double-page inserted plates with color illustrations. In near fine condition with light shelfwear. A very nice example. Modern audiences are well acquainted with Gaston Leroux's infamous Phantom of the Opera, the tale of Erik, a horrifically disfigured man who lives in the underground beneath the Paris Opera House, where his creative genius mingles - and festers - with madness. First published in 1910, the Phantom's obsessive and consuming love for the beautiful young chorus girl Christine has captivated readers, film goers and musical theater fanatics for over 100 years. The Phantom of the Opera has become the source for numerous adaptations, including the 1925 film starring Lon Chaney and Andrew Lloyd Webber's Tony Award-winning musical.

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        The Novels of Jane Austen The Winchester Edition.

      John Grant Edinburgh 1911-12 - 8vo. 12 volumes, set. Original blue cloth, gilt. Top edges gilt, others untrimmed. Spines gently bumped and rubbed. Some foxing to end papers. Volume X (Persuasion) has had some damp at the top of the hinge of the rear board also affecting the rear end paper. Very good +. A nice set of this handsome library edition. Most of the novels are printed as two volumes and with the addition of Lady Susan, The Watsons and the Letters. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Proceedings Of The Dorset Natural History & Antiquarian Field Club. Complete Set of 32 Volumes. Volumes I - XXXII.

      Dorset Natural History & Antiquarian Field Club 1877 - 1911 1st Editions - 32 Volumes. Hardbacks. Each size 5.25 x 8.5 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt lettering and decorations to spine. Blind embossed decorative edging to boards. Black/brown endpapers. In very good conditions. Ex library set (with exception of vols. V-IV.) with some labels and label remnants to endpapers. Some stamps to verso of pages and some plates. Some rubbing to extremities, ends of spine, corners slightly bumped. Hinges slightly cracked on v.1 with repair to rear hinge. Some hinges cracked on other volumes. Some miunor marks to pages but otherwise clean and tight. Illustrated with many photographs, chromolithographic plates, illustrated plates, line drawings. Includes articles on Museum, Sir George Somers, Cranborne, Dorchester Gallows, Dorset Volunteer Force, Lobsters, Old House Piddletown, Saxon Saints, Memorial Brasses & much more.

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        Origin and History of Beer and Brewing. From prehistoric times to the beginning og brewing science and technology. A critical essay. Illustrated.

      Chicago, Alumni Ass. of the Wahl-Henius Institute of Fermentology, 1911. 4°. XVI + 411 S. OLwd. In engl. Sprache. First Impression. Mit eighd. Signatur u. gestempelter Widm. a. Schmutztitel. - Ebd. etw. fleckig, berieben, leichte Gbrsp. Schönes Expl. mit zahlreichen Illustrationen. - Cover a little spotty, some rubbing, little signs of use. Versand D: 7,00 EUR Bier; Hauswirtschaft; Kochbücher

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        THE ARAN ISLANDS; IN WICKLOW, WEST KERRY AND CONNEMARA; FOUR PLAYS AND POEMS; TWO PLAYS. (4 Volumes)

      Maunsel and company, Dublin 1911 - Maunsel & Company, Dublin, 1911. 4 volumes which have been bound as a matching set in 1/2 vellum with beautiful blue marbled boards. Gilt titles to spines. Top edges gilt, other edges Deckled. 'THE ARAN ISLANDS' is the library edition, with 12 b/w drawings by Jack B. Yeats. Many of the pages are uncut and the book is bright and clean apart from some occasional foxing.'IN WICKLOW.' is a first edition, with drawings by Jack B. Yeats. very clean internally and in near fine condition. 'FOUR PLAYS AND POEMS' includes'The Shadow of the Glen', 'Riders to the Sea', 'The Well of the Saints', and 'The Tinker's Wedding', plus 50pp of poems. Some pages uncut and occasional foxing. 'TWO PLAYS' includes 'The Playboy of the Western World' and 'Dierdre of the Sorrows'. Together, these volumes make a very handsome little set which seem to have been produced specially and are in very good+ condition. Each volume has an ex libris label pasted to the fep. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Stories from Hans Andersen

      New York and London: Hodder and Stoughton,, 1911. Quarto. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in dark blue morocco, titles and decoration to spine gilt, pictorial title block to front board gilt, single rule to boards gilt, dark green endpapers, inner dentelles gilt, gilt edges. With 28 tipped in colour plates. First English trade edition.

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        Ethan Frome

      

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        Intellectual World. Gallery of Contemporaries in the realm of Arts and Sciences.

      Adolf Ecksteins Publishing House. Berlin-Charlottenburg. No date c. Large folio 18 inches x 12 inches 1911 - Title, [Preface] + 64 very fine photogravure portraits on India paper, each with a leaf of biography, and most with a facsimile signature within the plate-mark, 8 portraits lack the biographical text. Publisher's extraordinary pictorial cloth on heavy, padded boards, the rear cover with a large damp-mark not affecting the interior, the front cover with a few small spots and streaks at the lower edge, joints firm, scattered foxing, top edges of the plates dusty because of the thickness of the paper, overall in good plus condition. *The series of plates, ordered alphabetically, begins with George V and Queen Mary, followed by Edward VII and Queen Alexandra, followed by 60 contemporary eminents, all male, of whom 51 were physicians and surgeons, 2 were scientists, 3 military and 4 in law and politics. Most of the copies in UK academic libraries appear to differ one from the other, and they may well have been made up to order. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Photograph Album Documenting an American Actor's Tour of Southeast Asia

      China, Japan, Burma, Malaysia, and India, 1911. Photograph Album. Very Good. The album measures 8" x 6" and contains 52 pages with approximately 130 photographs of varying sizes. The photographs are in nice shape as are the album pages, however most of the album leaves have cleanly separated from the binding. The album documents John Wilmuth Merkyl's participation in a theatrical tour of Southeast Asia during 1911. Early in his career, Merkyl (sometimes spelled Merkel) was an actor in operettas and later became a popular early silent movie star. When Merkyl compiled this album, he was touring with the Bandman Theater Company (owned by Maurice E. Bandmann, an American expatriate from Montana) in one of its troupe's circuits through Asia where it owned a number of theaters. Although Merkyl's name does not appear in this album, it comes from the estate of one of his descendants and contains several photographs of him as a young man. Most of the photographs are vernacular, however a few are commercial. The images include members of the troupe, theaters (Bombay, Rangoon, Kuala Lampur, Singapore, Tokyo, Osaka), hotels (Albany Hotel in Calcutta, Minto Mansions in Rangoon, the Royal Selangor), the Indian Coronation Ceremony (Durbar) for King George V and Queen Mary, tourist sights and scenes (temples, gardens, city streets, countryside), transportation (sedan chairs, rickshaws, junks, sampans, trains, oxcarts, donkeys), severed heads, children, markets, soldiers, buildings (pagodas, thatched huts, a cockfight), an impromptu performance on a ship, and more. A unique record of theatrical entertainment during the heyday of the British Empire.

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        Peter Rabbit's Painting Book.

      London: Frederick Warne and Co.,, 1911. Octavo. Original green boards, titles to front board and spine in white, pictorial illustration to front board, illustrated endpapers. With the printed glassine dust jacket. Housed in a green cloth solander box. With 12 coloured illustrations and 12 outline illustrations for colouring. Small gift inscription to the title page. An exceptional copy in the jacket with a few minor nicks to extremities. First edition, first impression with glassine dust jacket not advertising any books, priced one shilling net. The first of three painting books issued by Potter.

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        The Phantom of the Opera

      New York: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1911. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition, first printing; with Braunworth & Co. slug at bottom of the copyright page. Very Good, with all plates present. Lightly soiled binding with rubbing to stamping on spine, a bit of wear to early pages, and several creased corners throughout. Presents well.

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        Anne of Greene Gables

      Boston: L.C. Page, and Company, 1911 Illustrated by May Austin Claus and William Anton Joseph Claus. First edition, first printing of the first book in the author's Avonlea series. Publisher's ribbed light teal cloth, with gilt lettering to the front board and spine, illustration of a woman's profile to laid on the front board. Very good, with some wear and rubbing to the extremities, minor toning to the spine, some rubbing and light soiling to the boards, inner hinges discreetly repaired, light spotting to the endpapers, otherwise bright and clean interior. A sturdy and presentable copy. Housed in a custom maroon slipcase. Anne of Green Gables is a story about a young orphan girl, Anne Shirley, who is sent to live on a farm on Prince Edward Island with a family who had intended to adopt a boy. Montgomery drew much of the novel's setting from her own childhood experiences living with her grandparents on the eastern coast of the island. Like her readers, the author was quite taken with the jovial character she had created and wrote multiple sequels to this first installment of what would become a beloved children's series.. Illus. by Claus, M.A. (May Austin); Claus, William A.J. (William Anton Joseph). 1st Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good.

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        LA PROTHESE DENTAIRE INDISPENSABLE

      A. Maloine, Paris 1911 - Closed split to spine covering, running about halfway down. Similar split to front pastedown. Ink markings to title page ; illustrated guide to false teeth. in French; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 298 pages [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Texas Civil Appeals Reports. Vols. 1-63 (1892-1911)

      1911. [Texas Civil Appeals Reports]. Vols. 1-63 (1892-1911). Cases argued and decided in the Courts of Civil Appeals of the State of Texas... vol. 1 (Oct./Dec. 1892) to vol. 63 (Jan. 1911). Subtitle varies slightly. Imprint varies. [Austin]: Published by the State of Texas, 1893-1917. Original law calf vols. 1 to 62 scuffed and worn, volume 63 cloth. Spine lettering pieces: Upper red (title), lower black (reporter), twenty volumes repaired with brown tape on spines, three volumes with detached covers. Ex-library with stamps on front endpapers and outer edges, small bar code labels on inside front covers. Interiors clean. * Reporters: vols. 1-10, A.S. Walker, Sr.; vol. 11, B.R. Webb; vol. 12, A.E. Wilkinson; vols. 13-39, A.E. Wilkinson, B.R. Webb; vols. 40-63, A.E. Wilkinson, J.A. Martin. No more volumes published.

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        Adventure Sport and Travel on the Tibetan Steppes

      

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        The Works of Jules Verne.

      New York and London: Vincent Parke and Company, 1911. Complete Set of the Works of Jules Verne. Octavo, 15 volumes. Bound in full morocco, gilt titles and tooling to the spine, gilt signature of Verne to each volume to the front panel, gilt lines to the front and rear panels, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt. Title pages printed in red and white. Frontispieces, illustrated, hand-colored limitation leaf to volume 1, lettered tissue guards. Limited edition, one of 350 numbered copies. In fine condition. An exceptional set. Jules Verne is considered by many to be the father of science fiction, with a prodigious oeuvre of novels and short fiction. This edition of his works includes Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, Journey to the Center of the Earth, The Mysterious Island, and Around the World in Eighty Days. Also includes the first edition in English of Verne's later novel, The Master of the World, preceding the first separate English and American editions of 1914. Edited and with introductions by American scholar Charles F. Horne. Many of the works appear under title variants as found in Taves & Michaluk (95-102).

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        Stories from Hans Andersen

      1911. first edition. With Twenty-Eight Mounted Color Plated by Edmund Dulac[DULAC, Edmund, illustrator]. ANDERSEN, Hans [Christian]. Stories from Hans Andersen. With Illustrations by Edmund Dulac. London: Hodder & Stoughton, [1911].First trade edition. Large quarto (10 5/8 x 8 1/4 inches; 269 x 210 mm.). viii, 250, [2] pp. Mounted color frontispiece, with descriptive tissue guard printed in black, and twenty-seven mounted color plates (included in pagination). Plates framed with thick pale green line border and accompanied by guard leaves printed in pale green with stylized pineapples on the recto and a border of snowflakes above descriptive caption on the verso. Text pages with pale green snowflake borders at top and bottom. All leaves framed with double pale green lines.Bound by Bayntun ca. 1960 in three quarter green morocco over green cloth boards ruled in gilt, spine with five raised bands, decoratively tooled and lettered in gilt in compartments, top edge gilt, marbled end-papers. Small splits at top of joints, but still perfectly sound. A very attractive and beautifully illustrated book.During his lifetime, Hans Christian Andersen, whose every fairy tale has become a classic, was second only to Charles Dickens as the most popular author in the Western world.Hughey 27b.

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        Trois élégantes au jardin".

      1911 - Aquarelle et mine de plomb signée et datée en bas à gauche, 1911, 19.7 x 13.4 cm, encadrée. Une jeune-femme, avant-gardiste, se promène en robe et turban de Paul Poiret, sous l'oeil amusé et surpris de deux femmes, habillées de manière plus conventionnelle. Pierre BRISSAUD (1885-1964), peintre, graveur et illustrateur, est le neveu de Louis Boutet de Monvel. Il participa à l'illustration de la célèbre Gazette du Bon Ton. Avec MARTY, MARTIN, LEPAPE, il fut l'élève de Fernand CORMON. (Benezit T.II Dico Solo-109 Edouard-Joseph Dictionnaire biographique des artistes contemporains (1910-1930 T.I- p. 207). Oeuvre originale

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        Japan und seine Gesundheitspflege.

      1911 - Tokyo. 4to, 417pp, original green cloth, stamp on the title-page, library label on the spine [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Poems

      1911 - BROOKE, Rupert. Poems. London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1911. Octavo, original blue cloth, paper spine label. $1600.First edition of Rupert Brookeâ&#128;&#153;s first book of poetry, one of only 500 copies.Brooke, one of the finest of the World War I poets, was just 23 when he published this work. He died in the war four years later. Keynes 5. Paper spine label slightly rubbed. A lovely copy in near-fine condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        TWINKLE AND CHUBBINS

      - [BAUM,L.FRANK]. TWINKLE AND CHUBBINS: their astonishing adventures in Nature Fairyland by Laura Bancroft. Chicago: Reilly & Britton. (1911). 8vo, yellow cloth pictorially stamped in green, red and black, 384p., MINT IN DUST WRAPPER (Wrapper has piece off top edge of spine with loss of lettering and other normal wear, but VG). First and only edition (Schiller 219, Baughman 74, dust wrapper is variant 2 - Bienvenue p.291). The text contains all 6 of the Twinkle Tales that first appeared pseudononymously in 1906: Mr. Woodchuck, Bandit Jim Crow, Prairie Dog Town, Prince Mud-Turtle, Twinkle's Enchantment and Sugar-Loaf Mountain. Illustrated by MAGINEL WRIGHT ENRIGHT (Frank Lloyd Wright's sister) with 94 color illustrations plus several black & whites. This is an incredible copy of a very scarce Baum title, extremely rare in the pictorial dust wrapper. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Handbuch der Psychiatrie. Allgemeiner Teil und Spezieller Teil.

      Leipzig und Wien, Deuticke, 1911-1927 (28 Teile in 21 Bänden). Gr.-8°, unterschiedliche Bindung, meist grüne Originalleinwand, eine Originalbroschur, teils mit Stempeln alter psychiatr. Kliniken auf Titel; ca. 4500 S. Aschaffenburg (1866-1944) arbeitete bei Meynert und Kraepelin und bekam 1900 in Heidelberg eine außerordentliche Professur. 1904 ging er nach Köln und wurde nach der Neugründung der dortigen Universität ord. Prof. für Psychiatrie. 1934 wurde er wegen seiner jüdischen Abstammung entlassen und emigrierte deswegen 1938 in die USA, wo er zuletzt Professor für Psychiatrie in Baltimore war. Er gilt als Mitbegründer der modernen forensischen Psychiatrie in Deutschland. Das imposante \"Handbuch der Psychiatrie\", die erste Gesamtdarstellung des umfangreich gewordenen Faches, erschien durch den Krieg verzögert über einen Zeitraum von 18 Jahren und umfaßt Werke der damals bedeutendsten Psychiater. So komplett außerordentlich selten, hier zudem fast alle Bände im Originaleinband. - Allgemeiner Teil: Abt. I, 1. und 2. Teil (1927-1929): A. Jakob, Normale und pathologische Anatomie und Histologie des Grosshirns; Abt. I, 2: V. Kafka (1924): Serologische Methoden, Ergebnisse und Probleme in der Psychiatrie; Abt. I, 3. Teil (1925): Eugen Kahn, Erbbiologische Einleitung; Abt. II (1913): M. Rosenfeld, Die Physiologie des Grosshirns und M. Isserlin, Psychologische Einleitung; Abt. III (1915): G. Voss, Die Ätiologie der Psychosen und G. Aschaffenburg, Allgemeine Symptomatologie der Psychosen; Abt. IV (1912): Th. Kirchhoff, Geschichte der Psychiatrie und A. Gross, Allgemeine Therapie der Psychosen; Abt. V (1912): O. Bumke, Gerichtliche Psychiatrie und E. Schultze, Das Irrenrecht. - Spezieller Teil: Abt. I (1911): Aschaffenburg, G., Die Einteilung der Psychosen und H. Vogt, Epilepsie; Abt. II,1 (1912): J. von Wagner-Jauregg, Myxoedem und Kretinismus; Abt. II,2 (1915): Weygandt, W., Idiotie und Imbecillität; Abt. III,1 (1912): Bonhoeffer, K., Psychosen im Gefolge von akuten Infektionen und P. Schroeder, Intoxikationspsychosen; Abt. III,2,1 (1912): Redlich, E., Die Psychosen bei Gehirnerkrankungen; Abt. III,2,2 (1928): Poetzl, O., Die Aphasielehre; Abt. IV,1 (1911): Bleuler, E., Dementia praecox oder die Gruppe der Schizophrenien; Abt. IV,2 (1927): Lange, J., Die Paranoiafrage; Abt. V (1912): Hoche, A., Dementia paralytica und Spielmeyer, W., Die Psychosen des Rückbildungsalters; Abt. VI (1911): Stransky, E., Manisch-depressives Irresein; Abt. VII,1 (1923): Schneider, K., Die psychopathischen Persönlichkeiten; Abt. VII,2,1 (1927): Schneider, K., Die abnormen seelischen Reaktionen; Abt. VII,2,2 (1927): Blum, O., Hysterie; Abt. VII,3 (1923): Kronfeld, A., Sexualpsychopathologie. Versand D: 5,00 EUR Psychiatrie, Psychiatry, Psychiatriegeschichte, Psychopathologie

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