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        Lettre autographe signée.

      Honfleur, 10. VII. 1911. - 2 pages in-4to, en-tête manuscrite "La Chaumière route de Trouville Honfleur (Calvados)". Belle lettre de Guitry, agrémentée de petits croquis, travaillant sur sa prochaine pièce de théâtre "Un Beau Mariage": "Je viens de recevoir ta lettre qui m’a fait tant de peine. Je te confirme ma dépêche qui vient de partir, je travaille avec un acharnement que tu prends de loin pour de la lenteur. Et puis ce qui retarde encore l’envoi des 3 derniers actes c’est cette idée lumineuse que j’ai eue de faire imprimer mon manuscrit. Hier j’exprimais au prote mon impatience. Il me répondit avec un pauvre air navré: 'Monsieur, je manque de caractère!'. C’est touchant. Mais surtout, il ne faut pas que tu sois inquiet. Comme je ne veux pas que ton attente dure un jour de plus, voici la description illustrée des deux décors que je souhaite pour les trois derniers actes. 2e acte [illustration à l’encre d’un décor] 3et 4eme actes [illustration à l’encre d’un décor]. Il n’ya d’indispensable dans ces deux décors que les deux portes et l’antichambre et la rampe d’escalier du 2eme acte, et, au 3eme et 4e actes ce qui est indispensable c’est l’herbe, les pommiers, l’entrée de la maison, l’allée et un panorama au fond. Les arrangements que j’ai apportés à ma pièce ne nécessitent plus qu’un seul acte à condition qu’il dure une bonne demi heure. Et si cet acte doit toucher que 10 frs ce qui est son cas, je préfère qu’il soit d’un ami. Si on reprenait 'quand il y en a pour deux' hein? Et Dorgère? Je ne crois pas que ce soit une mauvaise idée. Ca peut peut-être l’amuser de jouer sans payer. A ce propos je te communique trois petits projets d’affiches: [3 dessins d’affiche d’"Un Beau Mariage"] As-tu vu Madame Henriot pour le rôle de Madame Beauthier? Qu’est-ce qu’on fera pour la 10eme? Répètes le 1er septembre? Jamais je n’ai vu un homme aussi méchant que toi. As-tu reçu tes crevettes? Bravo pour ton procès sur Bataille [.]". - Un Beau Mariage, comédie en 3 actes jouée pour la première fois au Théâtre de la Renaissance en 1911.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Works of Jules Verne

      Vol. 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8--9-10-11-12-13-14-15,a complete set of the Works of Jules Verne. In Very Fine shape

      [Bookseller: Bill's Books]
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        Ludwigsburger Porzellan (Figurenplastik)

      Deutche Verlags-Anstalt, Stuttgart und Leipzig 1911 - Folio, 197 p. todas ilustradas, 32 láms. negro y color. Tela editorial, dorados en lomo y planos. Cortes dorados. Ex-libris. Precioso catálogo de un total de 357 figuras de porcelana, en su mayoría procedentes de la fábrica creada en Ludwigsburg por el Conde Karl Eugen en abril de 1758. Cada figura viene acompañada de un escrito explicativa sobre su origen, aspecto, medidas, color, etc. Artes decorativas. Alemania. Porcelana. Decorative arts. Germany. China.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Anticuaria Studio]
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        Emma (complete in two volumes) [Vols VII & VIII of The Winchester Edition of the Novels of Jane Austen ]

      Edinburgh:: John Grant,, 1911.. First thus.. Hardcover. Near Fine. viii, 356; vi, 358. Contents very clean. Printed in large type and with rubricated title pages. No frontispieces. 21x14cms, in new bindings of quarter brown calf with marbled boards, spines ruled in gilt and with black labels. Lovely set. [Heavy Item]

      [Bookseller: Chapel Books]
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        Ciba- und Cibanon Farbstoffe im Zeugdruck

      1911. BASEL. GESELLSCHAFT FUER CHEMISCHE INDUSTRIE. Ciba- und Cibanon Farbstoffe im Zeugdruck. 32, v pp. Illustrated with 66 mounted textiles. 4to., bound in publisher's cloth. Basel: Gesellschaft fuer Chemische Industrie, 1910. |~||~||~||~| An impressive work from the Ciba chemical company. From the late nineteenth century Ciba was one of the world's leading dye manufacturers. This catalogue is typical of the works the company produced to showcase their products, and it shows the range and subtlety of colours available. A fine copy with two former owners' neat stamps.

      [Bookseller: Ursus Rare Books]
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        STORIES FROM HANS ANDERSEN

      London: Hodder and Stoughton. 1911. First edition. Signed Limited Edition. Publisher's full vellum binding with gilt titles and illustration to the upper board and spine. Top edge gilt, all other edges untrimmed.. An excellent copy, the vellum very clean and gilt titles legible and bright. Tiny split to the bottom of the upper hinge, the binding firm. Silk ties perished. The contents are without previous owner's inscriptions or stamps and remain clean and bright throughout. All 28 mounted colour plates are present as called for and in fine condition. A lovely copy. Limited to 750 copies signed by Edmund Dulac, of which this is number 202. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers.

      [Bookseller: Lucius Books]
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        MATINS AND VESPERS; being songs and prayers of the daily orisons written by Violet M. Firth for the glory of God and the comfort of men

      San Francisco: Paul Elder and Company. [1911]. First edition, first printing. Publisher's original printed wrappers, sewn at the spine. Small oblong octavo. 16 un-numbered pages printed in blue, red and black. A very good copy, the covers a little rubbed and marked with small chips to the edges of rear wrapper. Small date stamp of Aug 2 1911 to the rear wrapper. A decent copy of a very fragile production. "Published by Paul Elder and Company and printed for them by their Tomoye´ Press under the direction of John Henry Nash, at their Shop in the City of San Francisco, which lieth at the Gateway to the Golden West." [from the inner rear wrapper]. The author's rare third book. OCLC World Cat. locates just 7 copies, all in the US; Copac locates none. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers.

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        UNDER WESTERN EYES

      Methuen & Co. Ltd. London. 1911. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. (7.5 x 5.2 inches). A Fine copy Finely bound by Bayntun (Riviere) in full red calf. Boards with double gilt ruled border with floral corner pieces. Spine with five raised bands,each with wavy gilt line. Compartments double ruled and decorated in gilt. Green and Blue labels, gilt. Board edges and inner dentelles in gilt. Marbled endpapers. All edges gilt. Housed in a cloth covered, felt lined, slipcase.

      [Bookseller: Paul Foster Books]
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        THE INNOCENCE OF FATHER BROWN

      London: Cassell 1911. First edition, first printing. Original red cloth with gilt titles to the upper board and spine, lacking the scarce dustwrapper. Eight full-page plates by Sydney Seymour Lucas. An attractive very good copy with a small nick to the top of the spine of the otherwise bright and unfaded cloth. The contents are very clean, and without inscriptions or stamps. Tissue guard to frontispiece present as called for. A nice copy. The first in the author?'s Father Brown series. A Haycraft Queen Cornerstone. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers.

      [Bookseller: Lucius Books]
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        Selected Catalogues from Sotheby Wilkinson & Hodge

      22- London- Sotheby, Wilkinson and Hodge 1911 - . A sixteen volume collection of Sothebys auction catalogues and buyer's lists. All related to the library of Henry Huth. Volumes are:Catalogue of the Huth Collection of Printed Books and Illuminated Manuscripts: First Portion (1911)Sale of the Collection of Printed Books andIlluminated Manuscripts: Prices and Buyers' Names (1911)Sale of the Collection of Engravings and Woodcuts: Prices and Buyers' Names (1911)Catalogue of the Huth Collection of Autograph Letters (1911)Catalogue of the Collection of Autograph Letters: Prices and Buyers' Names (1911)Catalogue of the Huth Collection of Printed Books and Illuminated Manuscripts, Second Portion (1912)Catalogue of the Huth Collection of Printed Books and Illuminated Manuscripts, Third Portion (1913)Catalogue of the Huth Collection of Printed Books and Illuminated Manuscripts, Third Portion: List of Prices and Buyers Names (1913)Catalogue of the Huth Collection of Printed Books and Illuminated Manuscripts, Fourth Portion (1914)Catalogue of the Huth Collection of Printed Books and Illuminated Manuscripts, Fourth Portion: List of Prices and Buyers Names (1914)Catalogue of the Huth Collection of Printed Books and Illuminated Manuscripts, Fifth Portion (1916)Catalogue of the Huth Collection of Printed Books and Illuminated Manuscripts, Fifth Portion: List of Prices and Buyers Names (1916) Catalogue of the Huth Collection of Printed Books and Illuminated Manuscripts: Sixth Portion (1917)Catalogue of the Huth Collection of Printed Books and Illuminated Manuscripts; Seventh Portion (1918)Catalogue of the Huth Collection of Printed Books and Illuminated Manuscripts; Eighth Portion (1919)Catalogue of Books Unsold or Returned as Imperfect at the Sales of the Huth Library (1922)One illustrated edition with 18 plates. Henry Huth was an English merchant banker and prominent bibliophile. After travelling through Europe and the America's, Huth joined his father's company and settled in London where he began forming his library. Huth confined himself to no particular subject, but bought anything of real interest provided that the book was in good condition. His varied collection was especially rich in voyages, Shakespearean and early English Literature, and also in early Spanish and German works, influenced by his time in Hamburg. Huth was a member of various clubs and societies for which he printed, in limited editions, various rare works taken from his collection of manuscripts. in 1861 he caused the be translated into Spanish parts of Henry Thomas Buckle's History of Civilisation for the author. Approximately ten years before his death he commissioned a catalogue of his library, which was completed two years after his death in 1880. Condition: In original paper wraps. Externally, generally smart with handling marks and creasing to all volumes. Some volumes with heavy discolouration to spines, but generally bright. Wear to spines and some chipping. Front wrap detached to 1911 manuscripts volume. Rear wrap and pagesdetached and missing to 1913 volume. Lifting to wraps of 1912 and 1916. Some instances of foxing to wraps. Internally, generally firmly bound although some volumes strained. Pages bright and generally clean with some scattered spots and annotations. Overall: GOOD [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books PBFA]
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        Die Deutsch-Ostafrikanische Zentralbahn der Tanganyikaverkehr und die ostafrikanischen Finanzen; Anhang: Die Kongo- Abtretungen; eine kolonialwirtschaftliche Studie.

      Berlin, Dietrich Reimer (Ernst Vohsen ), 1911.. Groß-8°, 53 Seiten, gebunden in braunen Leineneinband mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel, mit 9 photographische Abbildungen. Schönes, sauberes Exemplar..

      [Bookseller: Afrika- und Kolonialantiquariat Welwitsc]
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        Treasure Island

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons,, 1911. Illustrated by N. C. Wyeth. Quarto. Original black cloth, gilt lettered spinet, colour illustration mounted on front cover, pictorial endpapers, top edges gilt, others untrimmed. Colour pictorial title page and 14 colour plates with printed tissue guards. Rear joint a little shaken, a few marks to back cover, a couple of nicks at head and tail of spine. First Wyeth edition, first printing, first issue (with page 123 misprinted as "23" in the Contents list). Wyeth's Treasure Island was a huge success which led to Scribner quickly commissioning him to illustrate other children's classic titles for them, all of which are still in print today. One of the best illustrated editions.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Karte von Kamerun. Maßstab: 1 : 300.000.

      Berlin, Allrichtdruck von Dietrich Reimer. Abgeschlossen 15. August 1911.. Bearbeitet von M. Moisel. Konstruiert und gezeichnet von W. Bobzin und C. Jurisch. Die Karte besteht aus einem Leinengrund, auf dem einzelne Kartensegmente aufgeklebt sind. Die Karte ist faltbar. Größe: Ca. 60 x 100 cm. Karte war offenbar in Gebrauch und ist von Hand gekennzeichnt mit "von Heigelin". Theodor von Heigelin (* 6. April 1876 in Liebenzell; 15. Januar 1930) war Offizier der Kaiserlichen Schutztruppe für Kamerun von 1904 bis zum Ende des Ersten Weltkrieges..

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        Zuleika Dobson, or An Oxford Love Story

      London: William Heinemann 1911 - 8vo., original smooth brown cloth lettered in gilt; an exceptional copy with a touch of soiling. First edition, one of 2150 copies; enclosed in a custom-made slipcase. Gallatin 8 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: North Star Rare Books & Manuscripts]
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        Zuleika Dobson

      London, William Heinemann,, 1911. Or an Oxford love story. Octavo. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in full tan morocco, titles to spine gilt, raised bands, inner dentelles gilt, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. A fine copy. First edition, first impression.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        STORIES IN GREY

      Octavo, pp. [1-8] [1] 2-320 [first leaf blank except for small a on recto] a-g [h]: ads, title page printed in blue and black, original blue-green cloth, front panel stamped in black, spine panel stamped in gold, publishers monogram on rear panel stamped in black, "Mixed collection, including excellent weirds 'Smeath,' 'Rose Rose,' 'The Doll,' and 'Linda.' One of Pain's best collections from the standpoint of horror fiction; literate, ironic and vividly nasty in an understated manner." - Robert Knowlton. "The best of Pain's horror fiction." - Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 317. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 1282. Wilson, Shadows in the Attic, p. 401. Bleiler (1978), p. 153. Hubin (1994), p. 624. NCBEL IV 698. Two small ink stamps to front paste down, former owner's name to front free endpaper, some general rubbing to cloth, especially to edges, a very good copy. Scarce. (15109) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: John W. Knott, Jr, Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB]
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        Au pays sacré des anciens Turcs et des Mongols

      Edition for which there is no mention of major papers. Binding to bradel editor full canvas blue-gray, smooth spine, slight traces of abrasion without gravity on the joints, some small spots on the dishes, and guards contreplats blue paper. Autograph signed by the author. Book decorated with 84 illustrations hors texte engraved from photographs of the author and 3 cards. Nice and rare copy. Emile-Paul Paris 1911 18,5x27,5cm reliure de l'éditeur

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        La revanche du corbeau, nouvelle histoire de bêtes

      Original, one of 19 numbered copies on Holland paper edition only major. Nice copy wide-margined. Mercure de France Paris 1911 15,5x20cm broché sous chemise et étui

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Contes

      First Edition. Binding to bradel half sheepskin saffron, flat spine decorated with a golden head and foot wheel, gold thread on the dishes, and contreplats guard handmade paper, gilded head, contemporary binding. Very rare and valuable autograph signed by the author Cyrillic Gregory Alexinsky, Duma deputy and man of letters "GA Alexinsky, comrade, with all the sympathy and respect the author." S.n. Berlin s.d. (1911) 12x19cm relié

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        STORIES FROM HANS ANDERSEN

      DULAC EDMUNDILLUS STORIES FROM HANS ANDERSEN LONDON HODDER & STOUGHTON. DULAC, EDMUND. (DULAC,EDMUND)illus. STORIES FROM HANS ANDERSEN. London: Hodder & Stoughton, (1911). Large thick 4to, (10 1/2 x 12 1/2"), full vellum binding decorated in gold, top edge gilt, tips bumped else a FINE copy with original ties, housed in a custom cloth case. LIMITED TO ONLY 750 NUMBERED COPIES SIGNED BY DULAC. Illustrated with 28 wonderful tipped in color plates with lettered guards plus decorative borders on each page of text. Contains The Snow Queen, The Nightingale, The Real Princess, The Mermaid, The Garden of Delight, The Emperor's New Clothes and The Wind's Tale. This is a great copy of a really beautifully illustrated book. Quite scarce in such nice condition.

      [Bookseller: Aleph-Bet Books, Inc. ]
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        Stories from Hans Andersen

      London, Hodder and Stoughton,, [1911]. Quarto. Bound in full red morocco, titles and elaborate decoration to spine, raised bands, roll to boards with cornerpieces, inner dentelles, marbled endpapers, gilt edges. With 28 tipped in colour plates. An excellent copy handsomely bound. Limited edition of 750 numbered copies, signed by the artist.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Origin and History of Beer and Brewing: From Prehistoric Times to the Beginning of Brewing Science and Technology, a critical essay, illustrated

      1911, stated First Printing. 411 pp. Illustrated throughout. Hardcover, green cloth, decorated in orange and black. Very Good. Mild shelfwear to the covers. Clean contents. Sound binding. A nice copy of this scarce title on fermentation and brewing in medieval times, with an introductory chapter titled 'Man, Religion and Intoxicants'. Now housed in a protective mylar sleeve. Digital images available upon request. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Caliban Books Pittsburgh PA, ABAA]
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        The Tennessee Shad

      The Baker & Taylor Company - 1911. First edition. 8vo red pictorial cloth stamped in black and white. A very fine, bright copy in a near fine DUST JACKET which has light wear at the extremities and with the front flap cleanly detached but present. A wonderful survival, housed in a custom red cloth chemise and half red morocco slipcase. Peter Parley to Penrod, page 129. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: The Literary Lion, ABAA]
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        Livre de la conqueste de la princée de l'Amorée. CHRONIQUE DE MOREE ( 1204-1305 ).

      Fort in-8 ( 260 X 165 mm ) de CXX-430 pages, plein vélin ivoire verni, dos lisse avec titre en long, plats richement décorés de petits sujets aquarellés. ( Reliure signée de R. SALLE ). Ouvrage imprimé sur beau papier, non rogné ( témoins conservés ). Carte dépliante hors-texte. Très bel exemplaire de ce livre rare. antiquite Histoire turquie grece [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Tiré à Part]
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        Ausgewählte Gedichte.,

      89 Seiten eine Deckelecke etwas deutlicher, sonst Kanten teils min. berieben, Schnitt leicht gedunkelt Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 2400 28 cm, Ganzledereinband von Carl Sonntag Jun. Leipzig, signiert (Handeinband) Als sechster Druck für die Hundert, Exemplar Nr. XXIX. Gedruckt von Poeschel & Trepte in Leipzig auf Hundertbütten.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Rump]
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        The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes

      London and New York: Frederick Warne & Co.,, 1911. Sextodecimo. Original green boards, spine and front board lettered in white, pictorial label with illustration to front cover, pictorial endpapers. 27 colour plates. Ownership signature to half-title in ink and pencil to front free endpaper. Small skilful repair to head of spine, spine gently rolled, a little minor foxing to edges; an excellent copy. First edition. The first two printings are believed to be identical. The story of Timmy and Goody Tiptoes is the only Beatrix Potter story apparently set in North America - although this is implicit rather than stated anywhere in the book. All the main animal characters are indigenous to North America: grey squirrels, chipmunks and a "large bear", but the waters are muddied somewhat by the presence of Yellowhammers (or Emberiza citrinella, the birds which sing "Little bita bread and-no-cheese!"), whose range includes Europe and much of Asia but not America.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Peter and Wendy

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1911 Illustrated by F. D. Bedford. First edition, first printing. Publisher's decorative olive green cloth designed by Bedford, with an illustration of Peter with mermaids and crocodiles within a vine frame surrounding by fairies, candles and birds to the front board in gilt, illustration of Peter looking down on Captain Hook while surrounded by fairies and mermaids to the spine in gilt, lettered in gilt. Very good, with some wear and rubbing to the extremities, some toning to the spine, minor fraying to the spine head, bright panels, former owner's 1911 inscription to the front free endpaper, fresh and clean interior. Overall, a tight and pleasing copy. Peter and Wendy is the popular story of a mischievous young boy who refuses to grow up and spends his days flying and adventuring with his troop of Lost Boys on the island of Neverland. Peter Pan made his debut in Barrie's 1902 novel The Little White Bird, but his best-known appearances are as the title characters in Barrie's 1904 play Peter Pan, or the Boy Who Would Not Grow Up (published 1928), the 1906 novel after the play Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens, and this 1911 novel Peter and Wendy. Notably, this edition contains the final chapter "When Wendy Grew Up," which tells of Wendy's return to Neverland as an adult with a child of her own. Today, this story is generally referred to by the shortened title Peter Pan.. Illus. by Beford, F.D.. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.

      [Bookseller: B & B Rare Books, Ltd., ABAA]
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        The Voyage of the "Why Not" in the Antarctic. The Journal of the Second French South Pole Expedition, 1908-1910. With numerous illustrations from photographs.

      London, Hodder and Stoughton, (1911). 4to. VIII + 315 s. Orig. dekorert helsjirtingbd. Stempel på smusstbl

      [Bookseller: Ruuds Antikvariat]
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        Folk-Song and Folk-Poetry: As Found in the Secular Songs of the Souther Negroes

      1911 - From the Journal of American Folk-Lore. Boards: gilt title on spine; front hinge crack, mild book, shelf, edge wear, rubs, corner bumps, some discoloration, some soil marks. Interior: pages tanned, ink name on the front paste-down paper, rubber stamp name of the previous owner on the back free end and paste-down paper, library sheet on the back paste-down paper, pages 1 and 2 detached but in place, DATE PUBLISHED: 1911 EDITION: 84 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Princeton Antiques Bookshop]
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        Cork and County Cork in the Twentieth Century Contemporary Biographies Edited by W. T. Pike.

      W.T.Pike & Co. (19, Grand Parade, Brighton). First and only Edition.. Very good condition with only minor signs of wear. . First and only Edition. W.T.Pike & Co. (19, Grand Parade, Brighton), 1911. 4°. 319 pages including Index. Original Hardcover. Very good condition with only minor signs of wear. [Pike's New Century Series].

      [Bookseller: The Time Traveller's Bookshop]
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        Cork and County Cork in the Twentieth Century. Contemporary Biographies. Edited by W. T. Pike.

      W.T.Pike & Co. (19, Grand Parade, Brighton), 1911.. First and only Edition. 4°. 319 pages including Index. Original Hardcover. Very good condition with only minor signs of wear. [Pike's New Century Series]..

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        WIDDERSHINS

      LONDON: MARTIN SECKER. FINE WITHOUT D.J.. PUB 1911. FIRST EDITION. HARDCOVER. ISBN: PROFESSIONALLY REBOUND HALF LEATHER WITH RAISED BANDS.. DARK BROWN LEATHER SPINE AND TIPS, LIGHT BROWN CLOTH COVERED BOARDS,AND GILT TITLES AND DESIGN TO THE SPINE. AN EXCELLENT CLEAN AND TIGHTCOPY OF THIS LANDMARK OF SUPERNATURAL FICTION.. Keywords: SUPERNATURAL STORY.

      [Bookseller: JOHN LUTSCHAK BOOKS]
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        Ausgeführte Bauten

      Berlin: Verlegt Bei Ernst Wasmuth A. -G., 1911. Paperback. Good.

      [Bookseller: Hart's Fine Books, etc.]
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        Verschneite Berglandschaft mit Häusern und einer Figurengruppe mit zwei Männern und einer Frau.

      . Farbholzschnitt, signiert und bezeichnet als "Orig. Handdr.". Darstellungsgröße 14,7:11,2 cm, Blattgröße 17,5:13,6 cm. Farbfrischer Abdruck auf China.. Nach dem Besuch des Gymnasiums in Mähr, Weisskirchen, absolvierte er ein Jurastudium, das er 1911 mit Promotion abschloß. Ersten Zeichenunterricht hatte er bereits durch seinen Vater erhalten, der Zeichenlehrer an Militärschulen war. Zudem studierten er zwei Jahre Kunstgeschichte und besuchte 1906-1908 als Externist die Kunstgewerbeschule in Innsbruck bei Heinrich Comploj (1879-1967). 1914-1918 war er Kriegsteilnehmer und arbeitete ab 1920 im Landesinvalidenamt für Tirol, dessen Leiter er 1933-1945 war. Seit 1921 war er Mitglied der Vereinigung "Heimat". Von Schrom arbeitete meist auf dem Gebiet der Zeichnung und der Graphik, insbesondere des Holzschnitts, darüber hinaus schuf er Illustrationen.

      [Bookseller: Galerie Joseph Fach GmbH]
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        North Sea Fishers and Fighters

      London - Kegan, Paul, Trench, Trubner and Co., 1911 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A first edition of thisearly twentieth-century guide to fishing, in a decorative cloth binding. First Edition. Featuring a tissue-guarded coloured frontispiece. 'With colour and pencil illustrations by Frank H. Mason and photographs by the author'. Condition: In a decorative cloth binding. Externally, smart with just some shelfwear only. Fading to the spine and ink mark to the rear board. Internally, firmly bound. Some scattered light foxing. P365 unopened. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED..

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        Der Gartentraum. Neue Blemenmarchen

      Koln: Schaffstein, 1911. First edition. Oblong folio. Original cloth-backed color pictorial paper covered boards, color illustrated endpapers. 16 exquisite full-page color illustrations by Ernst Kreidolf among his finest ever rendered. Many consider these illustrations to be Kreidolf's most innovative and certainly expressing his most creative interpretations in anthropormorphic design. All plates printed on one-side only. Containing verses to a variety of anthropomorphic images including flowers of different seasons, aquatic plants, alpine flowers, medicinal plants, etc. Bottom of spine fryerd, corners worn, a bit soiled, but a very good, sound copy of a wonderful Jugendstil classic.

      [Bookseller: Nudelman Rare Books ]
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        Gleanings : from a navvy's scrap book [bound with] Songs of a navvy

      Greenock : The author, 1911. 1st Edition in this form. Description: 2v. in 1 : 55p., 85p. : 1 port. ; 18cm. Subjects: English poetry - Irish writers. Spine title: Songs of a navvy. Patrick MacGill (1889-1963) was an Irish journalist, poet and novelist, known as "The Navvy Poet" because he had worked as a navvy before he began writing. Near fine copy in a gilt-blocked contemporary library binding. Small tear to top of spine, with panel edges slightly dust-dulled. Minor library marks remain. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong.

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        Money Moon: A Romance [FIRST EDITION DATED 1911 ILLUSTRATED BY ARTHUR I. KELLER]

      Sampson Low, Marston & Co, London, 1911. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Arthur I. Keller. Jeffery Farnol, British writer 1878-1952, known for his over 40 romance novels,often set in the Georgian Era or English Regency period. The book is undated but the printed dedication to half title page is dated 1910 and there is no reason to assume this is anything other than a first edition. Book - in Very Good brown boards with gilt lettering & a colour illustration to the front board - slight marking to the boards & some marking to the spine and the gilt lettering has faded slightly, some bumping and small nicks to the ends of the spine and a touch rubbed to the extreme corners. Contents, Book Plate of Geoffrey Garnier - See Note Below* - clean and tightly bound. *This is one of a collection of books from the estate of Jill & Geoffrey Garnier of Newlyn. Jill Garnier [1890 ?- 1966] Jessie Garnier nee Blyth, always known as Jill, came to Newlyn to study at the Forbes school. There she met her future husband (and cousin) Geoffrey Garnier. Both Jill & Geoffrey became central figures in the later Newlyn School. The couple settled in Orchard Cottage, Newlyn, where they each had large studios built in the garden. It was here that Geoffrey worked as an etcher/engraver and producer of aquatints. Jill spent all the time she could painting or designing and create beautiful embroidered pieces but in those less liberated times she had to juggle her art with the demands of looking after children and running a house. Size: 9.25 inches tall by 6.5 inches. 386 pages. With a full page colour frontispiece and colour title page & a further 21 colour & black and white plates in the text all by Arthur I. Keller. Illustrator: Arthur I. Keller. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Fiction; Inventory No: 8735.. THIS BOOK IS HEAVIER THAN THE AVERAGE UPON WHICH CHARGES ARE BASED AND SO WILL INCUR AN ADDITIONAL CHARGE FOR SHIPPING TO ADDRESSES OUTSIDE THE U.K..

      [Bookseller: John T. & Pearl Lewis]
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        The Secret Garden

      London: William Heinemann, 1911. First Edition, First Printing; British edition precedes all others. In Very Good condition. Previous owner gift inscription on half title page. Light sporadic foxing and signs of handling to pages. Front and rear inner hinges exposed, leaving binding weakened. Rubbing to cloth at corners, spine edges and spine ends, with heavier wear to the top of the spine. A few faint stains to cloth at front. A lovely copy.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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