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        The Sensitive Plant

      London: Heinemann 1911. 128pp. circa 1911 Black-stamped green cloth cover, decorated by Robinson; the cover is a bit discoloured on the rear panel. Some staining for the fore-edge, and light stain to the base of the prelims. The inside is bright and very pretty, illustrated throughout in colour, both in 18 full-page tissue-protected tipped-in plates and in-text illustrations, and in black-and-white line drawings. Large text, one stanza on each page, is accompanied by a delicate little image. The jacket has some chipx and loss to the head and tail of the spine and the corners, nevertheless a very attractive book. A previous bookseller has noted that this is the 'First Robinson Edition [1911]' I'm not sure about this. There is a version of this edition where the blocking to the gilt cloth is in gilt, so my suspicion is that these may be the sheets of the first edition, but a slightly later issue where the stamping has been downgraded to a dark ink rather thann gilt. Still with it's largely complete jacket, which has kept the boards fresh. . Very Good. Decorative Cloth. 1911. 4to..

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        Stories from the Pentamerone Selected and edited by E F Strange

      London: Macmillan, 1911. Edition De Luxe, one of 150 copies. With 32 tipped-in color plates by Warwick Goble. 1 vols. Folio. Original white parchment, gilt design on upper cover, t.e.g., others uncut, covers a little soiled and lacking ties, small crack without loss to headcap, inner hinges cracked, else internally fine. With the bookplate of George B. Cluett. Goble, Warwick. Edition De Luxe, one of 150 copies. With 32 tipped-in color plates by Warwick Goble. 1 vols. Folio. Edition De Luxe.

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        Stories from the Pentamerone. Selected and edited by E.F. Strange

      Macmillan, London 1911 - Goble, Warwick. Edition De Luxe, one of 150 copies. With 32 tipped-in color plates by Warwick Goble. 1 vols. Folio. Edition De Luxe. Original white parchment, gilt design on upper cover, t.e.g., others uncut, covers a little soiled and lacking ties, small crack without loss to headcap, inner hinges cracked, else internally fine. With the bookplate of George B. Cluett With 32 tipped-in color plates by Warwick Goble. 1 vols. Folio

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      Houghton Mifflin & Company, Boston & New York 1911 - Muir, John. MY FIRST SUMMER IN THE SIERRA. Boston & New York, 1911, Houghton Mifflin, First American Edition. 354 pp. Dark green cloth with pictorial decoration of forest scene with mountains in the background, in black, green, and gilt, with gilt lettering on front, top edge gilt, cream endpapers. Frontispiece and 11 other plates from photographs with printed tissues; additional illustrations throughout the text from John Muir's drawings. "Muir was 72 years old when he began to prepare the journal of his first summer in the Sierra for publication. With the skilful editing of his mature years, he retains the refreshing spontaneity and enthusiasm of his youthful experiences." (Kimes bibliography). Decorative Boards, spine faded, VG+. NZ$750 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        THE DOOR IN THE WALL. Illustrated with Photogravures from Photographs by Alvin Langdon Coburn.

      New York & London: Mitchell Kennerley, 1911. First ed. Coburn, Alvin Langdon. Folio, (iv), 153, (i) pp., with 10 tipped-in hand-pulled photogravure plates printed under the supervision of Coburn. Newly bound in linen-backed paper over boards, with the original titling in facsimile on the upper board, and printed paper spine label. The gravure plates are rich in tone and have left transfers on the opposing page as is usually found. The original front free endpaper and half-title page show a mottle pattern from an early inlaid printed item, and there is an occasional spot of foxing to a blank margin. Otherwise, this a very good copy on French hand made paper with types and decorations designed by Frederic W. Goudy and set by Bertha S. Goudy. There were 600 copies of this book printed but only approx. 300 have the full complement of hand-pulled photogravures, the others are either lacking plates or were completed with plates printed by aquatone, a halftone process. This copy is one of the three hundred that contains all plates in hand-pulled photogravure. THE TRUTHFUL LENS #184.

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      1911 - London: Frederick Warne and Co., 1911. Original light brown paper boards with arched pictorial onlay. First Edition of these adventures of Timmy Tiptoes (and his wife Goody), grey squirrels trying to get nuts collected and stored up for the oncoming winter. Timmy is wrongly accused of stealing other squirrels' nuts and is thrown through a tree-hole into his and Goody's nut storehouse -- where he gets sidetracked and eats so many of the nuts that he becomes too fat to get out. The presence of chipmunks and a bear in this tale have led to speculation that the author had American children in mind when she wrote and illustrated this book.~Customers could buy TIMMY TIPTOES either in light brown or dark green paper boards, priced at 1/-, or in decorated cloth, at 1/6. This copy is in the light brown paper boards and is near-fine, with only the merest hint of wear at a couple of corners -- highly-desirable condition for fragile paper-covered boards intended for children's use. Linder pp 208-209 and p. 429; Quinby 20. Housed in a magnificent clamshell case that reproduces the pictorial front cover onlay. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Steilküste auf Sizilien" originales Ölgemälde auf Malkarton ca. 31x40cm; verso signiert, handschriftlich von fremder Hand betitelt "Sizilien II" und mit überpinselter Inventarnummer; um 1930

      - Mercker studierte ab 1911 an der TH München Bauingenieurswesen. Ab ca. 1915 begann er - als Autodidakt - sich der Ölmalerei zu widmen. In den 20er Jahren unternahm er Reisen nach Österreich, Italien, Südfrankreich, Schweden und Norwegen. Während dieser Zeit entstanden zahlreiche impressionistische Landschaftsbilder. Auch erste Industriebilder, für die Mercker berühmt werden sollte, malte er in dieser Ära. Seit 1921 war er Mitglied der Münchner Künstlergenossenschaft (MKG). 1926 wurde er auch Mitglied der Münchner Künstlerbünde "Ring" und "Isar". 1937 nahm er an der Weltausstellung in Paris teil und erhielt für vier monumentale Ölgemälde die "große goldene Medaille". 1941 war er mit seinem Opus Hermann-Göring-Werke auf der GDK vertreten. Nach 1945 malte er hauptsächlich im Auftrag großer Unternehmen wie M.A.N., Volkswagen oder Bayer. Sein umfangreiches Gesamtwerk (man schätzt es auf über 3000 Ölgemälde) ist noch kaum erschlossen. Mercker ist einer der bedeutendsten Industriemaler des 20. Jhs. Seine Bilder werden auch bei namhaften, internationalen Auktionshäusern wie Christie’s in London angeboten.

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        Bodensee-Toggenburg-Zürichsee. Denkschrift über die Eisenbahnverbindung Romanshorn-St. Gallen-Wattwil-Uznach.Hrsg. vom St. Gallischen Ingenieur- und Architektenverein zur 44. Generalversammlung des Schweizerischen Ingenieur- und Architektenvereins in St. Gallen vom 26. bis 28. August 1911

      .St. Gallen:Zollikofer,1911.118 S.,mit über 50 Zeichnungen und Skizzen im Text, 30 Tafeln mit Abbildungen nach Fotografien und 15 teilweise mehrfach gefalteten Tafeln mit Plänen und technischen mit Goldprägung in Schuber,4°..Eine äusserst aufwendig gestaltete Dokumentation über Planung, Bau und Betrieb dieser Linie, von der ersten Planungsskizze über Planungskosten, Kostenüberschreitungen, Bahnhof- und Brückenbauten bis hin zu Fahrplan und Fahrkosten. Beigelegt: Nachtragsblatt betreffend die verantwortlichen Ingenieure und das beim Rickentunnel eingesetzte Baupersonal.Rücken etwas verblichen und unten und oben mit kleinem Einriss. Stempel auf Deckblatt, handschriftlicher Bibliothekseintrag auf Titelblatt.

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        John Wisden's Cricketers' Almanack for 1911 - 1911 Original Hardback Wisden. Very Good Condition.

      1911. Hi, Here we have a rare 1911 Original Hardback Wisden, in Very Good Condition. The 16th Wisden Hardback. The lettering (gilt) is bright and strong to both the front and spine. The boards are excellent, very clean and crisp, one tiny mark to the rear at the bottom, some of the cloth is lifting if being picky. Inside the hinges are very good, very tightly bound. Amazingly clean inside including the yellow pastedowns and photoplate. Minimal foxing. A lovely book. Very Rare in this condition, No restoration. Please see the large photographs. More photographs available on request.

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        Twelve Large Hand-Colored Photographs of Southern California Scenes

      Pasadena, California. 1911. Twelve large hand colored gelatin silver photographs. The images measure between 2.5" x 6" and 6" x 8". Each is mounted (or double-mounted) and housed in a fine thick-paper portfolio (measuring between 5.5" x 11" and 11" x 14"), several with an Arts and Crafts style printed emblem that reads: "California" on the front flap. The photos are fine but with some offsetting to the folders. All or most are of Southern California scenes, mostly of Mission San Gabriel and San Juan Capistrano Mission. Other identified subjects are The Old Mill (three miles from the Mission San Gabriel) and San Fernando Mission. Most are Signed on the paper mounts in pencil by: "Fredk. W. Martin," three are Signed in the image in watercolor by the artist: "M. Hulbert." Several are dated 1911. It is likely that several images were also hand watercolored by Martin's wife, a watercolor artist, who began hand-coloring his photographs in 1911. The images are uniformly fine, handsome and pleasing images, presumably sold as souvenirs, from the heights of the Arts and Craft Renaissance in Pasadena. A pleasing collection of images. .

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      London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1911 - First Edition of the authorÕs first book. PublisherÕs cloth with a paper spine label; closer to fine than very good (according to Ahearn: Collected Books, 2011, this was not issued with a dust jacket). [With] 1914 And Other Poems. London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1915. First Edition. PublisherÕs cloth with paper spine label; very light foxing, fine. Both volumes are enclosed in a single quarter leather slipcase with chemises. Brooke, perhaps the most celebrated of WW I poets, who, despite the widespread impression that he died in combat, perished from an infection shortly before the latter book was published. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Atlas zur Klinik der Killianschen Tracheo-Bronchoskopie. Farbige Tafeln nach pathologisch-anatomischen Präparaten von Fällen, die im Leben mit Hilfe der Tracheo-Bronchoskopie untersucht waren.

      - Würzburg, Curt Kabitsch, 1911, Folio, 3 Bl., 20 Bl. Tafelerklärungen, 1 Bl., 20 farbchromolith. Tafeln und 20 bedruckte transparente Deckblätter, feiner Halbledereinband; zarter Stempel auf Titel. Erste und einzige Ausgabe dieses sehr seltenen und kostbaren Atlas mit sorgfältig gezeichneten Abbildungen in natürlicher Größe! - Text in deutscher, französischer und englischer Sprache. - "Erneuerung erhielt die Laryngologie durch Killian's Methode der Bronchoskopie, die ihm Weltruf verschaffte." - VORWORT: "Seit vielen Jahren habe ich mich bemüht, die Tracheo-Bronchoskopie in klinischen Fällen zu verwerten und sie zur Begründung und Vertiefung der Diagnose insbesondere bei raumbeengenden Tumoren des Brustraumes heranzuziehen. Der Erfinder Killian selbst hatte das Beispiel hierfür gegeben und H. von Schroetter (Klinik der Bronchoskopie 1906) hat sich auch um diesen Zweig der Endoskopie die grössten Verdienste erworben. - Bei diesem Bestreben bin ich in gleicher Weise vom Chirurgen und den Internisten unseres Friedrichstädter Krankenhauses unterstützt worden. Ihnen spreche ich auch an dieser Stelle meinen Dank aus. Auch Kollegen aus der Stadt haben mir gelegentlich Fälle zugewiesen. - Will man über den Wert oder Unwert einer klinischen Untersuchungsmethode eine Entscheidung herbeiführen und dabei gleichzeitig an das eigene Können einen scharfen kritischen Maßstab legen, so kann man dies nur mit Hilfe der alten Lehrmeisterin aller medizinischen Disziplinen, der pathologischen Anatomie. Darum habe ich bei allen Fällen, die ich in vivo untersucht habe, und die letal endeten, die Sektion durchzusetzen versucht. Bei den Krankenhausinsassen war dies ein leichtes, da ich mich hier insbesondere der tatkräftigen Hilfe Geh.-Rat Schmorls zu erfreuen hatte. In der freien Praxis war es oft recht schwer, zuweilen auch trotz jahrelanger Beobachtung nicht möglich. Die gewonnenen Präparate habe ich durch Herrn Kunstmaler Boerner in möglichster Naturtreue malen lassen. Auf diese Weise bin ich allmählich zu einer stattlichen Anzahl von Bildern gelangt. Einen Teil derselben habe ich im Verein deutscher Laryngologen zu Heidelberg 1909, eine weitere Anzahl bei der Dresdener Tagung im vorigen Jahre demonstriert. Sie fanden den Beifall der Fachgenossen. Killian insbesondere sprach den Wunsch aus, sie möchten als Atlas publiziert werden. - Nachdem ich in Herrn Curt Kabitzsch in Würzburg einen Verleger gefunden habe, der für eine in jeder Beziehung künstlerische Wiedergabe der Originale kein Opfer gescheut hat, übergebe ich die Bilder, erläutert durch kurze Krankengeschichten, hiermit der Öffentlichkeit. - Den tracheoskopischen Befund bei den einzelnen Fällen habe ich immer nur in Worten gegeben, auf eine bildliche Darstellung absichtlich verzichtet, weil solchen Bildern eine zu starke subjektive Auffassung anhaften muss. - Dass ich auch öfters zu Fehldiagnosen gelangt bin, wird jeder aus den Krankengeschichten ersehen. Ich hätte hie und da den Wunsch gehabt, sorgfältig auseinanderzusetzen, welche Momente mich auf die falsche Bahn geführt haben. Das würde aber den gegebenen Raum überschritten haben. - Ich hoffe zuversichtlich, dass wir durch Weiterarbeiten auf dem hier beschrittenem Wege, durch Sammeln pathologisch-anatomischer Befunde von solchen Fällen, die wir im Leben genau endoskopiert haben, zu einer immer grösseren Sicherheit in der Diagnosestellung gelangen werden. - Die folgenden Tafeln sollen die engeren Fachgenossen unterstützen bei der Deutung eigener Befunde. Die Internisten aber möchten sie davon überzeugen, dass sie sich selbst im Lichte stehen, wenn sie, im Bewusstsein des hohen Wertes ihrer alten Untersuchungsmethoden, der neuen länger die Tür verschliessen. Die Tracheo-Bronchoskopie macht keine derselben unentbehrlich, auch nicht ihre nur wenig ältere Schwester die Röntgenuntersuchung. Wo sie aber neben ihr anwendbar ist, dann unterscheiden sich ihre Ergebnisse wie der lebende Mensch sich unterscheidet - von seinem Schatten." . [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      London: G.G. Harrap & Co, 1911. Signed limited edition. Leather_bound. Very Good +. Willy Pogany. Tannhauser Willy Pogany signed limited book is for sale from The First Edition. This very scarce edition of Willy Pogany Tannhauser is limited to just 525 copies in England and America, with this copy being numbered 458 by Willy Pogany and signed by Willy Pogany to the Limitation page. The Willy Pogany Tannhauser signed limited book was published by G.G. Harrap & Co. London in 1911. Willy Pogany Tannh?user comes in the special original suede leather binding with gilt decoration to the front cover and to the spine. The binding is in Very Good condition with only slight edge wear and a small mark to the back cover. The pages are not paginated with the top edge gilt and the remaining pages untrimmed, as required. The pages are profusely illustrated throughout by Willy Pogany with very attractive front endpapers, rear endpapers, Willy Pogany illustrations in grey, black and colour, Title Page, Contents Page and 16 Willy Pogany full page colour tipped-in plates. The Willy Pogany colour tipped in plates are all present and in Fine condition. The pages are in overall Very Good (or better) condition with some pages having only extremely minor fox spots (only mentioned for completeness). WP004

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        Die Kronprätendenten

      Gesellschaft Der Bibliophilen, Weimar 1911 Halbleder/ Hartkarton Sehr gut 250 Exemplare, hier Nr. 23. Eine Prachtausgabe! Farbig marmorierter Hartkarton-Einband, Lederecken mit Goldverzierung, Lederrücken mit goldgeprägter Titelei, 6 Bünde, goldener Kopfschnitt, Exlibris im inneren Buchdeckel, auf schwerem, kartoniertem Papier gedruckt. \"Dieses Buch wurde für die Gesellschaft der Bibliophilen auf der Privatpresse der königlichen Akademie für graphische Künste und Buchgewerbe zu Leipzig hergestellt. Satz: Georg Belwe. Buchdruck: Richard Berthold. Bilder und Initialen: Radiert von Alois Kolb. Georg Witkowski überwachte die Gestaltung des Wortlauts. Papier: Edmund Obst.\" 96 paginierte Seiten, mit teilweise ganzseitigen Radierungen, mit dekorativem, gemustertem Reispapier geschützt, einzeln signiert von Alois Kolb. Ein Meisterwerk der Buchkunst, minimalste Schieflage, kaum erkennbar, insgesamt sehr gut erhalten. \"Henrik Ibsen(1828-1906) war im Jahre 1857, als er sein historisches Schauspiel \"Die Kronprätendenten\" schrieb, Theaterdirektor in Christiania. Er war nicht schon wie später Führer und Verführer, er war noch der Geführte; sein körperliches Auge war noch befangen in den engen Verhältnissen der nordischen Heimath, sein geistiges hatte noch nicht gelernt, die Nebel der Tradition, der später so viel gehaßten, zu durchspähen. Wie heutzutage bei uns die sozialen Dramen des vierten Standes in Mode sind, waren vor 30 Jahren im Norden die politischen Dramen des ersten Standes im Schwange. Die inneren Wirren, die das ganze 12. Jahrhundert hindurch am Marke Norwegens zehrten und die ihren Ursprung in dem auch auf außereheliche Kinder der Gewalthaber ausgedehnten Thronfolgerecht hatten, beschäftigten eine ganze Reihe von Dichtern dieses Landes, das auch heute noch nicht zur politischen Ruhe gelangt ist. Vor allen war es Adam Oehlenschläger, Björnstjerne Björnson und Andreas Munch, die ihre Federn in den Dienst der nationalen Dichtung stellten. Das letzte Schauspiel \"Herzog Skule\" deckt sich in vielfacher Weise mit Ibsens \"Kronprätendenten\". Beide behandeln den endlichen grandiosen Abschluß der Bürgerkriege durch König Hakon Hakonson, der sein angeborenes Recht gegen eine Welt von Widersachern vertheidigte, das Land beruhigte und vergrößerte und weit über dessen Grenzen hinaus gewaltigen Herrscherruhmes genoß, so daß ihm der Papst sogar den eigentlich nicht vakanten Deutschen Kaiserstuhl anbot.\"( Alois Kolb (1875-1942), Wiener Künstler, besonders als Buchillustrator und Exlibris-Künstler bekannt. In seinen grafischen Blättern erreichte Kolb eine malerische Wirkung, indem er seine Radierungen häufig mit anderen Verfahren wie z. B. der Ätztechnik kombinierte. Die Motive sind pathetisch inszeniert. Er war ein Bewunderer der Wagnerischen Musikdramen. 33 x 43 Cm. 2,4 Kg. +++ Stichwörter: Bibliophilie Nordische Literatur Theater Vorzugsausgabe Versand D: 5,50 EUR Bibliophilie Nordische Literatur Theater Vorzugsausgabe

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        North Uist Its Archaeology and Topography with Notes upon the Early History of the Outer Hebrides.

      Edinburgh: William Brown, 1911. - First edition. xxvi+348 pp. 26 x 20.5 cm. "With 150 full-page illustrations and two maps". T.e.g. Dark green boards with green leather spine, gilt titling, and a faded gilt vignette on front board. Number 94 of 315 copies, with a dedication "To Rev. A. Macdonald, Killearnon, from the author". At some time in the past the book has been rebound, using the original boards but with a new spine and endpapers, otherwise in very good condition. A heavy book weighting 2,400g. Very scarce.

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        Souvenir Album Views of the Home of Rev. Mary Baker Eddy, Chestnut Hill, Brookline, Mass

      J. G. Salchow, 1911. Hardcover. Good. Good. Covers stained, bumped and edge worn. Previous owner name at front. Contents clean with apparent glue repair at rear hinge. String bound, with thirty full page, tissue guarded photogravures by the Van Dyck Gravure Co., depicting Rev. Mary Baker Eddy's Brookline, Massachusettes home and her belongings. A scarce Christian Science title.

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        The Power of the Dog. Twenty Plates in Colour by Maud Earl. Described by A. Croxton Smith

      Hodder and Stoughton, London 1911 - Earl, Maud. Edition de Luxe, number 90 of 100 copies, signed by the artist. Twenty-one tipped-in color plates after paintings by Maud Earl (the frontispiece repeats the Pekingese). 1 vols. 4to. One of 100 copies. Rare deluxe edition of this early work by the highly regarded animal artist Maud Earl, who exhibited paintings at the Royal Academy from 1894. Her metier was dogs, and this volume includes paintings of the Foxhound, Bloodhound, Pointer, Greyhound, Pyrenean Mountain Dog, Welsh Terrier, Scottish Terrier, Sealyham Terrier, Fox Terrier, West Highland White Terrier, Miniature Bulldog, Bull Terrier, Chow Chow, Pekingese, Miniature Pomeranian, English Springer, Boston Terrier, Griffon Bruxellois, Miniature Poodle, and Pekingese Puppy. Jones 1818 Publisher's full brown pigskin, t.e.g. Spine with minor soiling and toning. A rare book Twenty-one tipped-in color plates after paintings by Maud Earl (the frontispiece repeats the Pekingese). 1 vols. 4to Edition de Luxe, number 90 of 100 copies, signed by the artist. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Giurisprudenza Italiana. Raccolta generale, periodica e critica di giurisprudenza, legislazione e dottrina in materia civile , commerciale, penale, amministrativa e di diritto pubblico. Con supplemento legislativo e repertorio generale di giurisprudenza. = Poi : Giurisprudenza Italiana e La legge riunite. Raccolta generale di giurisprudenza, dottrina e legislazione. Unito a : Supplemento legislativo. Unito a: Massimario della Giurisprudenza Italiana.

      Torino, UTET, 1912/1957, raccolta di sessantacinque volumi in-4? rilegati in mezza tela (gli anni 1912/1942 sono in mezza tela nera, i seguenti in mezza tela verde) tutti in buono stato di conservazione e con titoli dorati ai dorsi = Supplemento: Idem, 1912, 1914, 1916, tre volumi rilegati in mezza tela nera. = Massimario: Idem, 1951/1968, sedici volumi in-4? rilegati in mezza tela verde (mancano i volumi relativi gli anni 1965 e 1967). In totale 84 volumi.

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      London & Philadelphia: William Heinemann & J. B Lippincott Co., (1911). A quarto bound in original full limp morocco with elaborate design on the upper cover and spine in gilt. Top edge gilt. Eighteen tipped-in color plates by Charles Robinson as well as many vignettes in halftone.A most unusual format for this title, seemingly a publisher's deluxe binding. Dark leather is prone to fading and this copy has had some professional color restoration and the head of the spine is chipped. Still a most attractive copy of a very rare binding for this title.

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        A Gallery of Girls

      The Century Co., NY, 1911. Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued. First Printing. Hard Cover Publisher's full green cloth, color paste-down on cover. Illustrated with color paste-down on cover, illustrated title page, 39 gorgeous, full-page, full-color plates by Coles Phillips, and 39 cameo B drawings on pages facing the color plates. Printed on thick, glossy stock. Clarence Coles Phillips (1880 -1927) was an American artist and illustrator. He is known for his stylish images of women and a signature use of negative space in the paintings he created for advertisements and the covers of popular magazines. In 1907, Phillips met with J. A. Mitchell, the publisher of Life magazine, and was hired onto its staff at the age of twenty-six. Phillips would be associated with the magazine throughout his life. The work of Phillips quickly became popular with the Life readers. In May 1908, he created a cover for the magazine that featured his first "fadeaway girl" design with a figure whose clothing matched, and disappeared into, the background. Phillips developed this idea in many subsequent covers. Phillips' use of negative space allowed the viewer to "fill-in" the image; it also reduced printing costs for the magazine, as "the novelty of the technique and the striking design qualities masked the fact that Life was getting by with single color or two-color covers in a day when full-color covers were de rigueur for the better magazines". Phillips worked in watercolor and always painted from life; according to his biographer, Michael Schau, "he refused to work from photographs or to use the pantograph." Phillips produced cover art for other national magazines besides Life, including Good Housekeeping, which for two years (beginning in July 1912) made him their sole cover artist. Phillips also created many advertising images for makers of women's clothing, and other advertisers. His series depicting women wearing Holeproof Hosiery products was considered daring for its time. Head, heel and corners very lightly worn, unmarked, tight, square, and clean. All illustrations in perfect condition, bright and clear. NEAR FINE. Color Plates. 4to 11" - 13" tall. (87) pp

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      London: Elkin Mathews, 1911. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition, first issue. Signed by one of the book's two dedicatees, Dorothy Shakepear, inscribed to a previous owner with her initials "D. S." Shakespear was Ezra Pound's then-fiance and soon-to-be wife. Very Good, lacking the dust jacket. Darkening to cloth at spine and edges, small ink blemish to rear cover. Small tear to edge of title page. One of roughly 500 copies in the first issue; an exceptional presentation copy.

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        LA ROTISSERIE DE LA REINE PEDAUQUE - L.A.S. JOINTE D'ANATOLE FRANCE - Illustrée par Auguste LEROUX De 176 Compositions Gravées par Duplessis, Florian, Froment, Gusman et Perrichon

      CAMILLE PELLETAN 1911 - 1911, Paris, Editions d'Art Camille PELLETAN. Illustrations de PAUL LEROUX - 176 compositions DONT 15 Pleines pages. Exemplaire NUMEROTR 318 avec LETTRE AUTOGRAPHE SIGNEE JOINTE D'ANATOLE FRANCE A ENTETE DU CHAPON FIN. In-quarto carré, demi maroquin à coins mosaîqué, dos à quatre nerfs aux pointillés, entrenerf orné de mosaïques rouge et olive sur une plaque à dorer 1900 style Louis XVI, Auteur, titre et date. Tête Dorée, et tranches non rognées. - Garde avec au dos 2 Ex-libris aux coqs de Gaston Maury (artiste peintre) gravés par Bigot, 1 f., p. de titre tricolore, 2 ff. avec sur le premier par un point de colle, une Lettre 2 ff. in-12 à Entête de l?Hôtel du CHAPON FIN de Bordeaux : « Mardi. Cher ami, J?ai dû hâter mon départ. J?arrive à ? à 6 h et je prendrai le train demain à 10 h 35. Je suis désolé de ne pouvoir vous serrer la main. Je poste moi-même pour vous à la Bibliothèque les trois volumes que vous m?avez communiqués avec tant d?obligeance. Croyez moi bien à Vous, Signé Anatole France. » 442 pages dont table des gravures. Relié à la Suite, 4 ff. pour l? « A Paraître » pour fin Janvier 1912 avec notamment la page de titre et une superbe gravure couleur pleine page de Florian. 176 Illustrations dont une quinzaine splendide pleine page polychrome. Magnifique Exemplaire numéroté 318 sur les 410 numérotés à la presse. Enrichi d?une Lettre manuscrite signée d?Anatole France à Entête du Chapon Fin de Bordeaux. (Restaurant de qualité qui existe toujours au Michelin à Bordeaux) Reliure mosaîquée état parfait. 1911, Edouard PELLETAN [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        CANZONI OF ...

      London: Elkin Mathews, 1911. Grey cloth, stamped in gilt. First edition, first binding. One of less than five hundred copies bound thus, of a total edition of one thousand copies. Bookplate on pastedown, else near fine and bright. GALLUP A7a.

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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 13/16 x 8 7/16 inches; 275 x 215 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.Original pale olive green cloth pictorially stamped and lettered in gilt on front cover and spine. End-papers printed in pale green with repeated design of stylized peacocks. Minor browning to end-papers, minimal foxing to first and last few leaves, neat ink inscription on verso of frontispiece. Minimal rubbing to extremities. A very good copy.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.

      [Bookseller: David Brass Rare Books, Inc.]
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        The Celestial Omnibus

      London: Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd.,, 1911. and other stories. Crown octavo. Original brown cloth, spine lettered in gilt, front cover elaborately blocked in blind, publisher's device to rear board in blind, top edge gilt. Illustrated endpapers after Roger Fry. 3 pages of publisher's advertisements as issued. Extremities very faintly rubbed. An excellent copy. First edition, first impression. One of 1,000 copies printed.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        A True Woman.

      London: Hutchinson & Co.,, 1911. Octavo. Original red cloth, titles to spine and front board gilt. Spine faded and spotted, occasional minor foxing to contents; an excellent copy. First edition, first impression. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the half-title: "To Ernest R. Wood, with kindest regards, and in true friendship from Emmuska Orczy.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Across the Roof of the World

      White Lotus, London 1911 - Across the Roof of the World [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Works.

      New York: Harper and Brothers,, 1911. [Including The Adventures of Tom Sawyer; The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn; Innocents Abroad; Life on the Mississippi; A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court; The Prince and the Pauper; A Tramp Abroad.] 25 volumes, octavo. Recent burgundy morocco, raised bands to spines, titles and decorations to compartments gilt, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers. Frontispiece to each volume, occasional illustrations. An excellent set. The Author's National Edition. The complete collected works of Twain very handsomely bound in full burgundy morocco.

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        Abstract of Title For Right Hon. Charles Beresford Faulke Baron Greville to the Town Parks of Mullingar, and Other Premises in the Town of Mullingar, in the Barony of moyashel and Magheradernon and County of Westmeath

      1911 - 16 pages. Interesting title details lands in Mullingar, Westmeath. Size: Folio

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        Peter and Wendy Peter Pan book

      London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1911. First edition. Original Binding. Very Good +. F.D. Bedford. J.M. Barrie Peter and Wendy first edition Peter Pan book illustrated throughout by F.D. Bedford. The J.M. Barrie Peter and Wendy original binding is in Very Good condition with slight fading to the gilt decoration to the front board and spine, knocks to the top and bottom of the spine with very slight fraying to the bottom of the spine, and old marks to the back board. The J.M. Barrie Peter and Wendy book has 267 numbered pages with an illustrated engraved Title Page and 12 superb illustrations throughout by F.D. Bedford. The pages are in overall Very Good condition with browning to the front free endpaper and rear endpaper, light age toning to the edges of the pages, otherwise internally exceptionally clean. JM024

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        Autograph postcard signed "Bartók" to Richard Wank, a piano student of Bartók's in Budapest, dated February [1911]

      - "Although he earned his living mainly from teaching and playing the piano and was a relentless collector and analyst of folk music, Bartók is recognized today principally as a composer. He is now considered, along with Liszt, to be his country’s greatest composer, and, with Kodály and Dohnányi, a founding figure of 20th-century Hungarian musical culture." Malcolm Gillies We would like to thank Professor Peter Laki of Bard College for his kind assistance in the cataloguing of this item. Bartók writes to change the time of his student's lesson, from Thursday to Saturday at 9, and send greetings. Uniformly browned, slightly lighter around margins, most probably from an earlier matting; partial postmarks to both recto and verso.

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        Pharmakognostischer Atlas. Ein Atlas für Apotheker, Großdrogisten, Sanitätsbeamte, Studierende der Pharmacie usw. Erster Band: Die Rinden, Hölzer und Rhizome; Zweiter Band: Die Wurzeln, Knollen, Zwiebeln und Kräuter.

      Gebrüder Borntaeger, Leipzig 1911 + 1914. 2 Bände in 1 Band, 146 S. mit 24 lithographierten Tafeln - 182 S. mit 25 Tafeln, 4°, Original-Leinen, Einband leicht berieben und bestoßen und gering fleckig, Rücken mit Resten einer Signatur einer Privatbibliothek, Innendeckel mit Exlibris (von H.W. Gesell), Schnitt und Titel mit Namensstempel, innen sauber,Versand D: 5,00 EUR Pharmazie, Kräuterbücher, Naturheilkunde, Botanik

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Silvanus]
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        THE DOOR IN THE WALL. Illustrated with Photogravures from Photographs by Alvin Langdon Coburn.

      Mitchell Kennerley, New York & London 1911 - Folio, (iv), 153, (i) pp., with 10 tipped-in hand-pulled photogravure plates printed under the supervision of Coburn. Newly bound in linen-backed paper over boards, with the original titling in facsimile on the upper board, and printed paper spine label. The gravure plates are rich in tone and have left transfers on the opposing page as is usually found. The original front free endpaper and half-title page show a mottle pattern from an early inlaid printed item, and there is an occasional spot of foxing to a blank margin. Otherwise, this a very good copy on French hand made paper with types and decorations designed by Frederic W. Goudy and set by Bertha S. Goudy. There were 600 copies of this book printed but only approx. 300 have the full complement of hand-pulled photogravures, the others are either lacking plates or were completed with plates printed by aquatone, a halftone process. This copy is one of the three hundred that contains all plates in hand-pulled photogravure. THE TRUTHFUL LENS #184. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Andrew Cahan: Bookseller, Ltd., ABAA]
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        BÖTTICHER, Hans: Was ein Schiffsjungen-Tagebuch erzählt. (= Die Bücher der Lese. Herausgegeben von Theodor Etzel und Georg Muschner.)

      München, Die Lese, 1911. - *Erste Ausgabe. - W/G 4. - Kayser/des Coudres 7. - 'Dieses Buch wurde gedruckt bei R.Oldenbourg in München / Die Ausstattung besorgte Berthold Kürting in München.' - Erstes der autobiographischen Bücher. (12) 156 (4) Seiten, blaues Orig.-Leinen mit schwarzer Typographie. - Gutes Exemplar; sehr selten!! 0.0 Sonderangebot: Dieser Verkäufer bietet Kunden einen exklusiven Rabatt von 20% auf sämtliche Preise. Alter Preis:2000.0 EUR. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        AUG. C. GOMES & Cie. Aeroplanes. Automobiles. Canots Automobiles. Cerfs - Volants. Petits Aeroplanes. Fournitures Aeronatutiques. Trade and Export

      Paris: Imp. Kossuth & Cie, (n. d.). 1st printing thus, ca 1911. Printed light brown paper wrappers, stapled. A VG+ example.. 31, [1] pp. Text in French. Illustrated from photographs. 8vo. Aeroplanes featured herein include: Henry Farman, Sommer, Bleriot, Tellier, Voisin, Antoinette, Maurice Farman, R.E.P. & Hanriot. Each is pictured, and accompanied by a general description, specs & summary of any perfromance record(s). The above followed by a poweplant section, offering Gnome, E.N.V., Renault , Anzani, R.E.P., Labor-Aviation, Panhard-Levassor, Antoinette, Gregoire GYP  & Darracq.   The catalog concludes with divers other aircraft accessories and components including Carburateur Claudel, Pieces Detachees Bleriot, Helices, Commandes Irreversibles Fixator, etc. The company even offers hangar facilities for Bleriot, Antoinette, Voison & Farman models. Rare early aviation trade catalogue; not found on KVK [for the relevant union catalogues], nor on OCLC.

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        L'armée nouvelle

      Edition originale.binding en demi basane verte, spine éclairci à quatre nerfs sertis de pointillés dorés orné de doubles filets dorés, plats de papier marbré, gardes et contreplats de papier à la cuve, binding de l'époque.Rare envoi autographe signé de Jean Jaurès à monsieur Allard.  Jules Rouff & Cie Paris 1911 11x17,5cm relié

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        Haschkofos Hatalmud Behoolom d.h. Weltliche Anschauungen des talmuds Sefer Hashkafot HaTalmud BeHaOlam kolel hadvarim anogeim lehaolam vehateva asher ba zikhram batalmud derekh agav ben bahalakha uven behagada umevoarim beomek kavanatam pa'am baaruka vepaam biktzara. . .

      Bialystok 1911 - [2], 191, [1] pages. Worldcat lists only two libraries worldwide possessing a copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Meir Turner]
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        L'Eroica. Rassegna d'ogni poesia. Diretta da Ettore Cozzani e Franco Oliva.

      La Spezia, 1911, Anno I, volume I, fascicoli I (luglio), II (agosto) III (settembre), IV (ottobre), V-VI (novembre-febbraio 1912). Annata completa. Cinque fascicoli in eccellente stato di conservazione, ciascuno con copertina xilografica, pp. 290 con xilografie e incisioni originali di Angiolo Del Santo, E. Baroni, C. Lupertini, Francesco Nonni, A. Discovolo, Adolfo de Karolis). Mancano diverse tavole fuori testo : le 4 del fascicolo I, le 4 del II, le 5 del III, tre (di 4) del IV, ed una (di 9) nel V-VI. Eccezionale ensemble difficile a reperirsi, raro. I cinque:

      [Bookseller: Libreria Piani gia' Naturalistica]
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        The Novels of Jane Austen. Winchester Edition.

      Edinburgh: John Grant, 1911/12 - 8vo Full Polished Calf .Spine gilt in compartments; t.e.g; Volume and title labels; gilt rules and dentelles.; 12 Vols. Frontis. and Vignette Title Pages. ; marbled e.p;s. Port.Frontis. [Signed Zaehnsdorf Bindings - Magnificent set]. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Mair Wilkes Books]
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        STORIES FROM THE PENTAMERONE [Edition de Luxe] Illustrated by Warwick Goble

      London Macmillan 1911 - LIMITED EDITION DE LUXE 4to. hardback bound in vellum, with gilt titles to spine and gilt title and decoration to upper board. Would originally have been held closed with a broad linen ribbon, only a few millimetres remaining. 304pp., illustrated with 32 tissue-guarded, tipped-in colour plates, pasted onto dark brown paper. Heavy foxing to endpapers and foredge only. Pencil gift inscription, dated 1923, to ffep. Vellum spine heavily soiled with boards less so. Two small blue pencil marks to upper board. Overall a Good Copy.FOR FURTHER DESCRIPTION, PLEASE ENQUIRE. NEW TITLE TO OUR SHOP STOCK. (Shelf 4) ** Pictures available upon request, if not already displayed here.** The shop is open 7 days a week. Over 20,000 books in stock - come and browse. PayPal, credit and most debit cards welcome. Books posted worldwide. For any queries please contact us direct. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        John Wisden's Cricketers' Almanack for 1911 - 1911 Original Hardback Wisden,

      1911. Hi and Welcome to our Store. We have sold many rare Wisdens through WisdenAuction so we are listing a few more spare early hardbacks and a full run of 1897-1948 in hardback, please enjoy them. -------------------------------------------------------------------- This lot is an 1911 Original Hardback Wisden. In Good to Very Good Condition. This book is very nice, it has had slight restoration to the spine gilt and the hinges but it has done the book well, the front board is very nice with shiny, original gilt, odd mark, the spine cloth is clean with a touch up to the gilt. Internally the hinges are restored and strong, the internal pages are very nice and clean with exceptional pastedowns, tightly bound and an excellent photoplate and tissue paper.

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