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        The Phantom of the Opera

      New York: Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1911: First edition, first printing; lacking Braunworth & Co. slug at bottom of the copyright page. Lacks exceedingly rare dust jacket. This book is in very good condition. Rubbing and light mottling to cloth. Moderate wear to top of spine, light wear to bottom. Corners rubbed and pushed in a bit. Front free end paper is soiled. Pages show occasional creasing, smudging and soiling. Tissue guard, illustration at frontis, and all four illustrations in the text are present. A nice copy of the scarce First American Edition of this beloved classic.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Specimens of Bushman Folklore

      London George Allen & Company Ltd 1911. G : in Good condition without dust jacket. Rebacked and restored. Rubbing and title fading to upper board. Expert repair to top edge and part of fore edge of introductory pages, some of which have minor text loss. Contents firm First Edition Green hardback cloth cover 230mm x 140mm (9" x 6"). xl, 468pp. B/w and colour illustrations.

      [Bookseller: Barter Books]
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        The Compleat Angler or the Contemplative Man's Recreation . . [with preface, "A Preliminary Cast" by R. B. Marston]

      London: Hodder & Stoughton, [1911] - The Deluxe edition of the first Complete Angler to be illustrated by James Thorpe First Thorpe edition. Number 98 of 250 copies of the edition de luxe, signed by the illustrator James Thorpe. 4to. 25 color plate and numerous illustrations by James Thorpe. [xvi], 167 pp. Bound in full green morocco gilt, spine gilt with raised bands, t.e.g., others untrimmed, by Bayntun- Riviere for Sotherans. Fine copy in a matching open-faced cloth morocco tipped slipcase. Coigney 250 [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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      . Zustand: Excelente Einband: Encuadernacion de tapa dura 1 Edicion. Madrid. 1911. 215Pag+5h. 26X20. Por D. Mariano Rubio y bellve, Teniente Coronel de Ingenieros. Ingeniero jefe de la Sociedad anonima "El Tibidavo". De la traccion animal a la traccion electrica. La revelacion de su primitiva tecnica completamente detalla tanto en su construccion como instalacion con fotografias. Primera y unica edicion. Dificil en comercio. Ref-9.1 Biblioteca A.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Anticuaria Marc & Antiques]
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        Peter and Wendy

      London: Hodder and Stoughton,, [1911]. Octavo. Original green cloth, spine and front board lettered and decorated in gilt. With the dust jacket. 12 monochrome plates. Cloth a little darkened to the edges, upper tip of the front board slightly bumped; an excellent copy in the faded, ragged and partially defective jacket. First edition, first impression. The origins of Peter Pan as a literary character were somewhat protracted. Barrie had found fame as a writer of prose, initially with Scottish story-collections such as Auld Licht Idylls and A Window in Thrums, and then a sequence of novels that established him as a leading novelist of the 1890s. The character of Peter Pan first appeared as a book-within-a-book in his London story-collection The Little White Bird (1902), by which time Barrie was increasingly turning away from prose to concentrate on drama. His two plays of that year, Quality Street and The Admirable Crichton, were both successful but eclipsed by the enormous success of Peter Pan, which opened on 27 December 1904 and broke all previous theatrical records. In 1906 Barrie sanctioned the publication of Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens, with the text extracted from The Little White Bird in which Peter is a seven-day-old infant, and illustrated by Arthur Rackham. Barrie reserved for himself the task of turning his theatrical success into a novel - Peter and Wendy. It tells the familiar story of the stage version, with Peter as an older child flying off with Wendy and the other Darling children to battle Captain Hook and his pirates, but Barrie added a final chapter to the book in which Peter returns for Wendy years later, when she is grown with a child of her own. The stage play itself was not published until 1928.

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      Charles Scribner's Sons, NY 1911 - The extremely rare first American edition of Barrie's timeless tale with 13 half-tone illustrations & illustrated title page by Bedford. Light foxing to the first table of contents page, a bookplate from the first owner, a little wear to the spine top with faded lettering, a little dulling to the gilt titles & decorations on the front cover 3 tiny white specks. Overall a nice copy of this highly desirable edition. OUT OF PRINT. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Jeryl Metz, Books]
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      1911. Illustrated. New York: The Macmillan Company, 1911. 6 pp undated ads. Original blue-grey cloth with affixed front cover illustration. First Edition, which consisted of only 4,265 copies. Jack had planned for his and Charmian's voyage on this 45-foot ketch (costing him at least $30,000) to be a seven-year one -- but diseases (especially yaws) and financial crises reduced it to a two-year fiasco (1907-1909). Illustrated with his own photographs, this book is a compilation of the accounts he sent back to the magazine that had helped fund the boat's construction.~The foreword to his account of the voyage, THE CRUISE OF THE SNARK, was very revealing. "The ultimate word is I LIKE," he confessed. "It is I LIKE that makes the drunkard drunk and the martyr wear a hair shirt; that makes one man a reveler and another man an anchorite; that makes one man pursue fame, another gold, another love, and another God. Philosophy is very often a man's way of explaining his own I LIKE." Yet what of a man who wanted drink and revolution, revelry and intense study, fame, gold, love, and faith in mankind all at once, as Jack did? He could only try to do everything simultaneously, at the waste of his energy, at the eventual cost of his life. I LIKE is the cry of the child, not the voice of the grown man, which is I ACCEPT. [Sinclair]~As in all copies, the title leaf is a cancel. This is a fine, bright copy (one small edge-chip in the rear paste-down) of a book tough to find in this condition. Sisson & Martens p. 58; Blanck 11929.

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        Peter and Wendy

      Charles Scribner's Sons, 1911. Hardcover. Very Good. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1911: Unstated American printing, early, copyright page is dated 1911 and the Scribner seal is present though this is a slightly smaller format than the first edition. In original dust jacket with price of $2.50 intact. In Very Good condition, in a Good+ dust jacket. Clean text. Sound binding. Offsetting to end sheets. Cloth shows faint wear at corners and spine ends, light blemish to top of rear board. The dust jacket shows chipping and rubbing, with light staining or discoloration to the majority of the spine and rear panel A nice copy, presents well. Rare in jacket.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        WHEN GOD LAUGHS and Other Stories

      1911. New York: The Macmillan Company, 1911. 4 pp undated ads. Original olive cloth decorated in light green and orange. First Edition of this collection of twelve short stories, illustrated with six plates. The edition consisted of 3,758 copies, a relatively small number for Macmillan's printings of London's works. Included is "The Apostate," which would subsequently be published separately by socialist presses. Two others, "Semper Idem" and "The 'Francis Spaight'," "were ghoulish in their lip-licking over throat cutting" [Sinclair]. This book was published during Jack's last period of relative happiness, while he and Charmian were ensconced as landowners on their "Beauty Ranch" -- after his return from the disastrous Snark voyage, and before his decision to construct the "Wolf House."~This is a bright copy of this attractively-bound book (a Decorative Designers production); it is in fine condition, essentially as new. Sisson & Martens p. 52; Blanck 11926.

      [Bookseller: Sumner & Stillman]
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        Quintae partis declamatoriae operum in Lutherum & alios. Ingolstadt (?) G. Krapff 1535. Fol. 4 Bll., 144 num.Bll., 1 Bl., mit 8 Textholzschnitten.- Angeb.: Dionysius Carthusianus, In epistolas omnes canonicas, in Acta apostolorum, & in Apocalypsim, piaeaceruditae enarrationes. Köln P. Quentell 1533. 6 Bll., 211 num.Bll., 1 Bl., mit Holzschn.-Titelbordüre u. 1 Textholzschn. Holzdeckelbd. d. Zt. mit blindgepr. Schweinsldr. bezogen.

      . . I)VD 16, E 394 - Metzler, Eck 77 IV(1) - Adams E 24 - Panzer VII, 130,34 - nicht in STC.- Seltener, BM u. Panzer zufolge vermutlich in Augsburg entstandener Druck. Stalla erwähnt keinen Ingolstädter Drucker od. Verleger Georg Krapff.- Eck war Prof. der Theologie in Ingolstadt u. der Hauptgegner Luthers. Er "ließ vom Ablaßstreite an bis in die Zeit nach den Religionsgesprächen keine Gelegenheit ungenutzt, um ihm entgegenzutreten und ihn disputatorisch wie literarisch zu bekämpfen" (RGG II, 302).- II) VD 16, D 1911 - Adams D 602 - nicht in STC.- Dionysus aus Rickel (Niederlande) war Schüler des Cusanus und gehörte zu den entschiedenen Anhängern einer Reform der Kirche an Haupt und Gliedern.- Titel v. I) 2fach gestempelt, durchgehend etw. gebräunt u. fleckig, tls. gering wasserrandig, wenige Unterstreichungen u. Marginalien, Vorsätze entfernt, Ebd. berieben u. fleckig, Schließen fehlen.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Johannes Müller]
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        Die Sunda-Expedition des Vereins für Geographie und Statistik zu Frankfurt am Main.

      Frankfurt am Main, Verlag H.Minjon, 1911/ 1912.. 2 Bände. EA. Mit zusammen 61 Tafeln mit sehr zahlr. fotogr. Abb., 7 Karten (teils farbig, teils gefaltet,teils mehrfach gefaltet) sowie 300 Abb. im Text (Fotografien und Zeichnungen) und eine mehrf. gefaltete Stammtafel. (So vollständig). XVI, 274 S. plus Tafelanhang / XV, (1), 373 Tafelanhang. 4°. OHLdr.-Bände mit Lederecken, marmorierten Deckeln, Rücken-Goldprägung und Kopf-Rotschnitt. Leder teils gering berieben, sonst ausgezeichnet erhalten, sauber, vollständig und fest in der Bindung.. Elbert leitete die "Sundaexpedition" des Vereins für Geographie und Statistik zu Frankfurt/Main 1909/10 nach Lombok, Südost-Celebes einschließlich der Inseln Tukang-besi, Muna und Butan, nach Kabaena, Sumbawa, Flores und Wetar. Die geographisch-geologischen sowie ethnologischen Ergebnisse werden in diesen beiden hervorragend ausgestatteten und dekorativen Bänden dargestellt.

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        A Book of Children's Verse

      1911. first edition. Poetry and Verse for ChildrenOne of One Hundred Signed CopiesGRAY, M[illicent] Etheldreda, illustrator. A Book of Children's Verse, Arranged by Mabel and Lilian Quiller-Couch… London: Henry Frowde [&] Hodder & Stoughton, [1911]. Edition de Luxe. Limited to 100 numbered copies (this being #11) signed by M. Etheldreda Gray. Quarto (10 1/4 x 7 7/8 inches; 258 x 200 mm.). xii, [13]-[336] pp. Twenty full page color plates mounted onto heavy stock cream paper, with captioned tissue guards. Publishers full vellum over beveled boards, front cover and spine decoratively stamped and lettered in gilt, gilt turn-ins, top edge gilt, others uncut. A near fine copy.This magnificent compilation includes works by many, many great poets subdivided into nine sections: 1. Fairies and Fancies2. Birds and Flowers, Beasts and Insects3. Stories in Verse4. Romance and Heroism5. Good Behaviour6. Fun and Frolic7. Bedtime8. For Sundays and Quiet Days9. Miscellaneous PoemsThese sections include poems by William Shakespeare, Clement C. Moore, William Makepeace Thackeray, Walter De La Mare, R.W. Emerson, George MacDonald, John Keats, Alfred Tennyson, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, William Wordsworth, Charles and Mary Lamb, Robert Browning; Lewis Carroll, Oliver Goldsmith, Robert Louis Stevenson, Edgar Allan Poe, Charles Kingsley, Austin Dobson, John Dryden and Fred E. Weatherly amongst many others.Millicent Etheldreda Gray was born in London in 1873. She studied at the Cope and Nicol School and at the Royal Academy Schools. As an illustrator she worked in watercolor for rather expensively produced books with tipped-in color plates. Her illustrations were in a closely-worked style, with furnishings and settings carefully depicted. Her book illustrations include A Book of Children's Verse (1911), Princess Mary's Gift Book (1914), The Queen's Gift Book (1915) and Little Women (1922),Mabel Quiller-Couch was the daughter of Thomas Quiller-Couch of Bodmin and his wife Mary (née Ford), and younger sister of the critic Arthur Quiller-Couch. She was one of five children of whom Arthur was the eldest son. After a disappointment in love she lived with her younger sister Lilian, also a writer, in Hampstead. She was the author of a number of novels and the compiler of an anthology of writings about the University of Oxford up to 1850. A Book of Children's Verse was jointly edited with her sister Lilian.Simon Houfe. The Dictionary of British Illustrators and Caricaturists 1800-1914, p. 322.

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        Frank Lloyd Wright, Chicago

      Berlin: Wasmuth, 1911. See above. Very Good. C.R. Ashbee foreword. The original copy was in wraps. This is a special bound copy with the original cover & spine laid on. Issued as "8.Sonderheft der Architektur des XX. Jahrhunderts". Unity Temple in color as frontispiece. The 45 illus. were revised for this European ed. 113pp. The German edition of AUSGEFUHRTE BAUTEN... The first major book of photos of Wright's work. (See Sweeney's Bibliography on Wright, #101)

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      1911 (Circa.). Hardback. Good. Illustrated by Baenziger, F.. Good condition with no wrapper. very Large format. 22" X 17";Beige decorative boards; 50 b/w plates. Of the 50 3 are titled each in a different language: Plate 1 - Collection D'Esquisses pour Dessinateurs, 50 feuilles composes par F. Baenziger; Plate 2 - Artistic Motives for Designers, 50 plates drawn by F. Banziger (note spelling of Motives maybe Motifs?? and variant spelling of the artits's name); Plate 3 - Federzeichnungen Material fur Zeichner, 50 Blatt entworfen von Ferd. Banziger Leiden Schweiz. Boards heavily worn and browned, spine and corners repaired with blue cloth. Plates slightly edge-chipped; title plates have stamp not affecting illustrations [S]

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        Olof Joh: Bromans Glysisvallur och öfriga skrifter rörande Helsingland utgifna av Gestrike-Helsinge Nation i Upsala genom Karl A. Haegermarck och Anders Grape.

      Uppsala, 1911-1954. Tre band, XV + 910; VIII + 1021; XV + 969 s. Dekorerade linneband. Häftesomslagen medbundna.. Bundna av A:B Levins bokbinderi i Uppsala

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        STORIES FROM THE PENTAMERONE [Edition de Luxe]

      London: Macmillan and Co, 1911. Limited Edition, one of 150 copies. Vellum Binding. Good+ binding. Warwick Goble. Quarto. Full vellum Limited Edition with a neat vellum reback with original backstrip laid down; boards and backstrip are a scuffed and soiled; new silk ties and endpapers; 32 colored plates with printed tissue guards tipped onto heavy wove paper; all the plates are quite bright and sharp but for 2 that each have a light crease on the bottom left corner; the text pages are occasionally and lightly foxed; despite its flaws this is a stately edition and the first edition illustrated by Goble; digital images can be made available upon request. Good+ binding.

      [Bookseller: Black Swan Books, Inc. ]
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      London: George Newnes, Ltd., 1911., 1911. First edition. Thick 8vo. Original pictorial blue cloth, the spine in stylized titles in black and gold gilt, the upper front cover with title and pictorial scene in black, iv, 800 pp., illustrated, all edges gilt, double column. Contains a lovely fore-edge painting featuring a likeness of Arthur Conan Doyle on one side and featuring a portrait of Sherlock Holmes based on the illustration on page 609 from the first appearance of THE DISAPPEARANCE OF LADY FRANCES CARFAX, by Arthur Conan Doyle. This volume also features a mystery by Arthur Conan Doyle titled ONE CROWDED HOUR, plus stories by P. G. Wodehouse, E. Phillips Oppenheim, and Mrs. Baillie Reynolds.. Also featured in this volume are illustrations by Brock, Rene Bull, Joseph Simpson, among others. Lightly rubbed at spine ends and corners, else a very good, clean, tight copy. The fore-edge painting is in fine condition. GREEN AND GIBSON A40. vi.

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        1568-1795. onder toezicht van den Chef van den Generalen Staf.

      Breda und 's-Gravenhage, De Koninklijke Militaire Academie und Martinus Nijhoff, 1911-64.. Bde. 1-8 (in 11 Bänden gebunden). Gr.-8vo. Mit zahlreichen (tlw. kolorierten) Tafeln. Originale Verlagsleinen. (St.a.Tbrückseiten und Schnitt, sonst guter Zustand).. I. F. J. G. ten RAA und F. de BAS, Van het begin van den opstand tegen Spanje tot het vertrek van den graaf van Leicester (1568-1588). Breda 1911. VIII, 337 S. Mit Porträt und 18 Bildtafeln sowie 1 Faltkarte im Anhang. II. Ten RAA und de BAS, Van het vertrek van den graaf van Leicester tot het sluiten van het Twaalfjarig Bestand (1588-1609). Breda 1913. XIII, 457 S. Mit Porträt und 17 Bildtafeln sowie 1 Faltkarte im Anhang. III. Ten RAA und de BAS, Van het sluiten van het Twaalfjarig Bestand tot den dood van Maurits, pris van Oranje, graaf van Nassau (1609-1625). Breda 1915. XI, 360 S. Mit 2 Porträttafeln, 7 Bildtafeln und 1 Faltkarte im Anhang. IV. Ten RAA und de BAS, Van den dood van Maurits... tot het sluiten van den vrede te Munster (1625-1648). Breda 1918. XII, 423 S. Mit 6 großen Falttafeln im Anhang. V. Ten RAA und de BAS, Van het sluiten van den vrede te Munster tot de verheffing van Prins Willem III van Oranje tot kapitein- en admiraal-generaal der Vereenigde Nederlanden (1648-1672). Breda 1921. XII, 629 S. Mit Porträt und 8 (tlw. gefalteten) Tafeln im Anhang. VI. Ten RAA, Van der verheffing... tot Kapitein- en Admiraal-generaal der Vereenigde Nederlanden tot het begin van den Negenjarigen Oorlog (1672-1688). 's-Gravenhage 1940. XII, 384 S. Mit Porträt und 2 Tafeln im Anhang. VII. Ten RAA, Van de verheffing van Prins Willem III en zijn gemalin tot Koning en Koningin van Groot-Brittannie tot het overlijden van den Koning-Stadhouder (1688-1702). 's-Gravenhage 1950. X, 524 S. VIII (in 4 Teilbänden). J. W. WIJN, Het tijdperk van de Spaanse successieoorlog. 's-Gravenhage 1956-64. XIX, 788 S. Mit 13 Karten im Kartenfach im Anhang; XVI, 829 S.; 28 Faltkarten in einem separaten Beiband zu Band VIII/2; XII, 599 S., Erratablatt, 12 Faltkarten im Kartenfach am Ende des Bandes.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat + Verlag Klaus Breinlich]
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        L'Allumage Moderne / Magneto Lavalette Eisemann

      [Mabileau & Co.], Paris 1911 - Hand-coloured pochoir print. Very good condition. Modern lightning. The Gamy-Montaut prints document various historical events in the early history of motorized transportation, including Power Boat Racing, Motorcycle and Motor Car Racing, Motor Car Touring, Zeppelins and Airplanes. Having observed the rapidly growing interest in cars and racing during the early years of motor cars, Ernest Montaut ( 1879-1909) produced his first motoring prints in the mid-1890s, and by 1897, his drawings were pictorial records of the many races in France. Montaut's work was extremely well received in the Paris of his day and was shown in the fashionable shops of the Rue de l'Opera and Rue de la Paix, as well as in the better galleries. Marguerite M. Montaut, Ernest's wife, continued his work after his death producing not only racing prints but also developing a fine series of aviation prints commemorating such events as the first flights on the early European mail routes. While Marguerite Montaut's works were occasionally signed "M. Montaut", she usually used "Gamy", an anagram for Magy. The Gamy-Montaut prints were all produced by the pochoir process in which the outlines for each image were drawn onto lithographic stones and printed. Using these uncoloured prints as a template, elaborate stencils were cut for each colour. Water-colour was then brushed onto the image through the stencil. The colouring process was quite complex, with each print taking several days to produce. It was also quite labour intensive, and the studio of Gamy-Montaut therefore employed a group of trained artists, including Nevil and Campion, to assist in the colouring. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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      1911. Illustrated by F. D. Bedford. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, n.d. [1911]. Original grey-green cloth pictorially decorated in gilt. First American Edition, published in the same month as Hodder & Stoughton's London edition. Peter Pan as a character first appeared in Barrie's THE LITTLE WHITE BIRD in 1902. In December 1904 his play "Peter Pan: or The Boy Who Would Not Grow Up" was first produced, but this play was not published as such until 1928. In 1911 Barrie wrote this narrative version of that play; thus this is the first edition of the famous tale that we associate today with Mary Martin and Walt Disney. It is a handsomely-bound book: Peter, two mermaids and the crocodile grace the front cover, while a brooding Captain Hook dominates the spine.~This copy is of the first issue, with "Published, October 1911" and the Scribner's slug on the copyright page. It is in fine condition, without wear -- the spine cloth slightly faded as usual for this color of cloth. Cutler 64.

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      New York: Harper & Brothers, (1911). First Edition. Hardcover. Gilt on spine a little dull, slight rubbing to front cover. Early owner inscription on front free endpaper well below Edison's signature. Near Fine. Publisher's sage green pebble-grain cloth with front cover stamped in blind and lettered in gilt with oval photographic portrait of Edison pasted to center; "Published November, 1911" on the copyright page. Illustrated with 8 photographic plates including a frontispiece portrait of Edison. SIGNED by Thomas Edison with his umbrella signature on the front endpaper.

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        The Camera Fiend

      New York: Scribnerâ??s, 1911. First American Edition. Fine in a very good dust jacket with a thumbnail-sized chip at the top right hand corner of the front panel and two interior tape mends. Uncommon in dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Peter L. Stern & Company, Inc. ]
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        Biographie des Herrn Wilhelm Friedrich v. Gleichen genannt Rußworm ... Mit einem Kupfer.[Frankfurt am Main?], [Johann Christian Hermann?], 1783. With : (2) WEIKARD, Melchior Adam. Biographie des Doktors M. A. Weikard von Ihm selber herausgegeben.Berlin, Stettin, Friedrich Nicolai, 1784. 2 works in 1 volume. 8vo. The first work with a folding engraved plate as frontispiece, showing Rußworm's tomb, with his coat of arms and other decorations; the second work with a woodcut vignette on the title-page. The two works together with headpieces. Set in fraktur types. Contemporary boards covered with sprinkled paper, edges sprinkled red.

      Ad 1: R. Unger, Hamann und die Aufklärung (1911), vol. 2, p. 722; ad 2: Miguet-Ollagnier & Baron, Littérature et médicine (2000), p. 80; for Rußwurm: First and only edition of a detailed biography of the pioneer of biological microscopy Wilhelm Friedrich von Gleichen, known as Rußwurm or Rußworm (1717-1783), published in the year of his death. Born in Bayreuth in Bavaria to a noble family, Rußworm became stablemaster to Karl Alexander, Margrave of Brandenburg. He admired the Nürnberg pioneer of microscopy, Martin Frobenius Ledermüller (1719-1769), acquired microscopes from him and designed some of his own, developing a modular compound microscope that he presented in a 1762 publication. He also developed stains to improve the visibility of biological specimens under the microscope. At the end, the book includes a list of ten publications by Rußwurm.Weikard (1742-1803) a Bavarian physician soon to become Court physician to Catherine the Great in Saint Petersburg, wrote the present account of Rußwurm's life and work. Bound with it is the first edition of his own autobiography, written in 1784, the year he was appointed physician to Catharine the Great. At the end it includes a list of 12 publications by Weikard.With a small owner's monogram stamp on the back paste-down and a 20th-century bookplate of Bernhard Stübner. With a clean cut in the foot margin of 1 leaf in the second work, slightly affecting 1 letter on each of the 2 pages. Otherwise in very good condition. The inside front hinge is broken and the binding slightly rubbed, with the covering paper slightly tattered at the extremities.

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        Original Blackfoot Texts from the Southern Peigans Blackfoot Reservation Teton County Montana.

      Müller Amsterdam 1911. Cloth 106 S. Sehr guter Zustand/ very good, Bound in grey cloth with black backtitle.. *** Wenn Sie an einem Tag mehr als einen Titel bei uns bestellen, liefern wir innerhalb Deutschlands versandkostenfrei ***

      [Bookseller: Wissenschaftliches Antiquariat Thomas Ha]
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        General Catalogue of Musical Instruments and Fittings - Revised Price List Wholesale & For Exportation Only

      Barnett Samuel & Sons Ltd., 1911.. 177 Seiten 4°, Ganzeleinen mit Goldprägeschrift. Äußere Gebrauchsspuren an den Buchdeckeln, sonst sehr guter Zustand. Mit Zahlreichen ganzseitigen, mehreren farbigen Tafeln mit Musikinstrumenten, ersten beiden und letzten beiden Seiten etwas fleckig, einzelnen Artikel von Laufnummer 1 bis 4984, Ecken und Kanten etwas berieben und bestoßen, Seite 145 mit Knitterfalten und Anrissen, innen sauber und ordentlich 1001122

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      1911. With Frontispiece. New York: The Macmillan Company, 1911. 8 pp undated ads. Original blue cloth pictorially decorated in green, black and white. First Edition, which consisted of only 4,974 copies. Jack wrote most of these tales toward the end of his Snark adventure, when he contracted numerous diseases and skin conditions ending in his hospitalization in Sydney...~Jack's rage at the useless torture of his flesh showed through the SOUTH SEA TALES, which he was writing at this time. In the most sadistic of these, "Mauki," an insane brute of a German torments the savage Mauki by burning him with the lighted end of his cigar, ripping open his pierced nose, and skinning patches off his neck with a rough mitten made from the hide of a sting ray. Mauki waits until the German is stricken with blackwater fever, skins him alive with the mitten, then beheads him. And in "The Inevitable White Man" and "Yah! Yah! Yah!," Jack's delight in the slaughter of the cannibals rises to an orgiastic frenzy. [Sinclair]~SOUTH SEA TALES, with its attractive pictorial binding (initialed "G.H."), is notoriously difficult to find in collectible condition, due to the tendency of its white cover pigment to flake off -- as evidenced by the copy photographed in S&M. This however is a bright copy, without any of that customary flaking -- fine except for slight lifting of the cloth alongside the front joint. Provenance: front and rear paste-down bookplates of the Jack London collection of the mining executive Willard S. Morse (1856-1935) who after retirement put together a significant collection of Western authors; later bookplate of L.H. Kauffman. Sisson & Martens p. 60; Blanck 11932.~.

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        Samalio Pardulus. (Mit zwanzig Bildbeigaben von Alfred Kubin.)

      Müller,, München, 1911 - München, Müller, 1911. Gr.-8°. 44 S. OHld. EA. Raabe 35. Eines von 600 Expl. Mit allen zwanzig Tafeln. Einbandgestaltung von Paul Renner. - Geringe Gbrsp. - Sehr schönes Expl. Deutsch

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek]
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        Der Städtebau. Nach den Ergebnissen der internationalen Städtebau-Ausstellung Gothenburg in Berlin nebst einem Anhang: Die internationale Städtebau-Ausstellung in Düsseldorf. 2 Bände.

      Berlin, Wasmuth, 1911-, 1913.. Folio, circa 30 x 23 cm. 144 SS.; SS. 145-397, mit vielen Tafeln, Plänen und Abbildungen im Text Original-Broschuren. Beide Bände der grossen Dokumentation mit vielen Plänen. - Umschläge gebräunt, berieben und etwas randrissig, aber solide, am Rücken mit Leinenstreifen verstärkt. Innen sauber, insgesamt ordentlich, komplett mit beiden Teilen.

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      1911 - London: Gall and Inglis, n.d. [1911]. Original green cloth with pictorial spine, with front cover illustration onlay. Second (and first one-volume) Edition of Henty's first book. Agnes Ashleigh is unexpectedly bequeathed a fortune -- but the two sisters of her benefactor have other ideas. A SEARCH FOR A SECRET was initially published by Tinsley in 1867 as a three-decker -- consisting of probably no more than 300 or 400 copies; that edition is now extremely scarce, one of the toughest of all Henty first editions to find. This one-volume edition did not appear until 44 years later, after Henty's death. This copy is in green cloth, as opposed to the red copy cited by Newbolt (we have also had blue); in this copy there is gilt on the top edge only (some have all edges gilt).~This is a bright, near-fine copy (endpapers cracked, 1915 Sunday School attendance prize bookplate) -- of a title we do not see very often. Newbolt 1.2. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Le pain. Öl auf Leinwand. 1925. Unten links signiert u. datiert: F.Appenzeller 1925". Rücks. auf der Leinwand nochmals signiert. Verso auf dem Rahmen numeriert u. bezeichnet: No. 4. "Le pain".

      . 55 : 46 cm.. Auf dem alten Keilrahmen des Künstlers. - Nach einem längeren Aufenthalt in Genf (1911-1925) war Appenzeller in Paris ansässig. - Plüss/von Tafel. Künstler-Lexikon der Schweiz XX. Jahrhundert. I, 26.

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        Peter and Wendy

      NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1911) - An absolutely, remarkably Fine copy in every way of this First American Edition of the Peter Pan story. 12 black and white illustrations, as called for. 267 pp. 8vo., The green cloth is fresh and bright with the highly detailed decoration and type gilt-stamped to front and spine, the gilt absolutely As New. Obviously unread, having been put away and treasured, this is a unique and truly gorgeous collector’s copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Mystery Pier Books, Inc.,ABAA, ILAB, ABA]
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      M. A. Donohue & Company, Chicago 1911 - 8vo. 218 pp. 16 photographic plates including portraits of Hall of Famers Jim O'Rourke, John McGraw, Connie Mack and Hugh Jennings as well as other notable minor league officials and a composite team portrait of the Charlotte Base Ball Club of 1902. Publisher's light brown cloth with green, red & white illustrated front cover; black lettering & illustration to spine. A fine copy with a hint of wear. The book begins with a contemporary history of the minor leagues and continues with a large section of photo-illustrated memoirs & anecdotes concerning the famous & the unknown in the American, Western, Texas, Carolina and Central Associations as well as the rest of the Minor Leagues throughout the U.S. It concludes with mileage tables within all the Leagues. Next day shipping. Celebrating our 17th year - all domestic orders ship with Delivery Confirmation Tracking Number - Images available upon request. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Official Handbook for Boys

      New York: Published for the Boy Scouts of America By Doubleday, Page & Company. Printed at Country Life Press, 1911. Second Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good -/No Jacket. Grant, Gordon. Grant, Gordon. Second Printing. Hard Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very scarce official hardcover second printing of the first edition of the Boy Scouts Handbook. Photo frontispiece with Shredded Wheat advertisement on reverse followed by 16 (xvi) introductory pages, 404 text pages, and [24] unnumbered advertising pages in rear. (The first printing has only 400 text pages.) Sound binding; front hinge intact; rear hinge cracked. Clean pages with generally light wear. Closed tear one leaf. Edgewear and corner folds to front free endpaper and frontispiece. Cover shows some wear and soiling. Legible lettering and decoration on both spine and front cover.

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        Die Schweinezucht. Naturgeschichte, Rassengeschichte, Züchtung und Haltung der Hausschweine, ihre Stellung in der Betriebslehre und der Volkswirtschaft : ein Lehrbuch. Erster Band ( offenbar alles Erschienene ) ( wohl Widmungsexemplar des Verfassers )

      Hannover, Schaper, 1911.. XIII, 476 Seiten mit 113 schwarz-weißen Abbildungen im Text und auf Tafeln, Ohldr mir farbigem goldgeprägten Rückenschildchen auf dem schmalen Einbandrücken, 4° ( 26 x 17,5 cm ). Inhalt: Naturgeschichte der Schweine: Stammesgeschichte - Die jetztlebenden Wildschweine / Die Geschichte des Hausschweines: Ursprung und Ausbreitung ältester Hausschweinformen - Die Erzüchtung einer Kulturrasse im klassischen Altertum und ihr Zusammenhang mit neuzeitlichen Schlägen - Die aus dem gemeinen Wildschwein in Europa erzüchteten Hausschweine und deren Kreuzungen; Das kraushaarige Schwein Europas; Die südasiatischen Hausschweine - Zusammenfassung und kritische Betrachtung der Geschichte der Hausschweine / Die Züchtungen der neueren Zeit und der Gegenwart: Die Entwicklung englischer Hochzuchten - Deutsche Zuchten der Gegenwart - Neuzeitliche Kulturzuchten der übrigen Welt - Auswahl der Zuchten. Einband berieben, Ecken und Kanten teils stärker bestoßen, der schmale Einbandrücken etwas beschädigt. Möglicherweise Widmungsexemplar des Verfassers mit schwer leserlicher Widmung wohl desselben auf dem Vorsatz. Innen Besitzvermerk von alter Hand und alter Besitzstempel auf dem Titelblatt und Vorsatz. Vorsatz und Titelblatt oben gering beschädigt, wenige Seiten gering angeknickt, wenige Seiten gering fleckig. - äußerst selten - ( Gewicht 1400 Gramm ) ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available ).

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        Quintae partis declamatoriae operum in Lutherum & alios. Ingolstadt (?) G. Krapff 1535. Fol. 4 Bll., 144 num.Bll., 1 Bl., mit 8 Textholzschnitten.- Angeb.: Dionysius Carthusianus, In epistolas omnes canonicas, in Acta apostolorum, & in Apocalypsim, piaeaceruditae enarrationes. Köln P. Quentell 1533. 6 Bll., 211 num.Bll., 1 Bl., mit Holzschn.-Titelbordüre u. 1 Textholzschn. Holzdeckelbd. d. Zt. mit blindgepr. Schweinsldr. bezogen.

      - I)VD 16, E 394 - Metzler, Eck 77 IV(1) - Adams E 24 - Panzer VII, 130,34 - nicht in STC.- Seltener, BM u. Panzer zufolge vermutlich in Augsburg entstandener Druck. Stalla erwähnt keinen Ingolstädter Drucker od. Verleger Georg Krapff.- Eck war Prof. der Theologie in Ingolstadt u. der Hauptgegner Luthers. Er ?ließ vom Ablaßstreite an bis in die Zeit nach den Religionsgesprächen keine Gelegenheit ungenutzt, um ihm entgegenzutreten und ihn disputatorisch wie literarisch zu bekämpfen? (RGG II, 302).- II) VD 16, D 1911 - Adams D 602 - nicht in STC.- Dionysus aus Rickel (Niederlande) war Schüler des Cusanus und gehörte zu den entschiedenen Anhängern einer Reform der Kirche an Haupt und Gliedern.- Titel v. I) 2fach gestempelt, durchgehend etw. gebräunt u. fleckig, tls. gering wasserrandig, wenige Unterstreichungen u. Marginalien, Vorsätze entfernt, Ebd. berieben u. fleckig, Schließen fehlen.

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        Unterwegs: Gedichte.

      München : Georg Müller, 1911.. 58 Seiten, 1 Bl., 24,5 x 16,5 cm Gebundene Ausgabe, OHLdr. m. RSchild, goldgepr. RSchild, KGoldschnitt, Buntpapiervorsatz, Lesebändchen, Fraktur-Satz. Erste Ausgabe. Limit. Kleinauflage v. 500 Exemplaren, hier Ex. Nr. 39. Titel- und Einbandentwurf v. Otto Blümel. Illustr. Doppeltitel, goldgepr. RSchild. Rücken etwas aufgehellt und lichtrandig, Ecken und Kapitale tls. leicht bestoßen, Schnitt etwas nachgedunkelt, Seitenränder part. geringf. lese- oder knickspurig, sonst sauber und gepflegt. Mont. Ex Libris a. flieg. Blatt. Wohl erhaltenes Exemplar. Bitte warten Sie nach Ihrer Bestellung unsere Vorausrechnung per E-Mail ab oder zahlen Sie per Paypal an Werktäglicher Versand als Büchersendung / Einschreiben mit Deutscher Post bzw. als Päckchen / Paket mit DHL. Die Lieferzeit ist abhängig von der Versandart und beträgt innerhalb Deutschlands 3-5 Tage, in der EU 5 - 12 Tage.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Christian Goerlitz]
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        Archiv für die Geschichte des Sozialismus und der Arbeiterbewegung. In Verbindung mit einer Reihe namhafter Fachmänner aller Länder herausgegeben von Carl Grünberg. Jahrgang 1-5, 7-9.

      Leipzig, C. L Hirschfeld, 1911-1921. 8 volymer. Halvklotband. Något lösa i band.. Totalt utkom 15 volymer mellan 1911 och 1930. Här saknas volym 6 samt 10-15. The work is not complete, volumes 6 and 10-15 are missing

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        A leaf from a medieval manuscript, Book of Hours, Use of Paris.

      - BOOK OF HOURS. LATIN. A leaf from a medieval manuscript Book of Hours, Use of Paris. In Latin and on Vellum. Mid 15th cenutyr. 127x90mm.[ Fifteen line written in brown ink in a lettre batarde between sixteen horizontals and two vertical ruled in in dark. There are fantastic panel borders of blue and beautiful gold curling acanthus and sprays of naturalistic flowers and fruit (recto & verso). Verso: Just as glorious as the recto side. Provenance: Charles Butler, collector of pictures and books, whose fine library was sold in five sales between May 1911 and July 1921. Present leaf from lot 2379 Sotheby's 19 March 1912. Condition of this leaf is just under Fine. Mounted in a double-sided, conservation matte board, 8x10 inches, ready to be framed. (GMM 2279)

      [Bookseller: Stroud Booksellers, ABAA]
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        Recueil d'une quarantaine de brochures, tirés-à-part d'articles et ouvrages de Léon Coutil ] Haches néolithiques, de grandes dimensions, trouvées en Normandie - Haches polies retaillées du département de l'Eure - Hache polie en diorite de Fourmelot - Présentation de pioches en silex avec et sans retouches de préhension ou d'emmanchement - La Poterie néolithique écossaise par J Graham Callander - Le dolmen de la grosse pierre ou pierre couplée, de Verneusses (Eure), Congrès de Dijon 1911 - Pierre de l'Agour ou Pierre de Gargantua (Commune de Saint Nicolas d'Attez) - Inventaire des Monuments mégalithiques du Département de l'Orne. - Les allées couvertes de la Maisonnette et de la bertinière, commune de la Sauvagère (Orne) - Les monuments mé

      Imprimerie Monnoyer 1911 - Ensenble d'une quarantaine de titre brochés sous couverture muette bleue commune : Haches néolithiques, de grandes dimensions, trouvées en Normandie, 7 pp. - Haches polies retaillées du département de l'Eure, 3 pp. - Hache polie en diorite de Fourmelot, 3 pp. - Présentation de pioches en silex avec et sans retouches de préhension ou d'emmanchement, 2 pp. - La Poterie néolithique écossaise par J Graham Callander , 7 pp. - Le dolmen de la grosse pierre ou pierre couplée, de Verneusses (Eure), Congrès de Dijon 1911, 7 pp. - Pierre de l'Agour ou Pierre de Gargantua (Commune de Saint Nicolas d'Attez), 8 pp. - Inventaire des Monuments mégalithiques du Département de l'Orne. 2e édition, Imprimerie A. Mouville, Caen, 1925, 43 pp. - Les allées couvertes e la Maisonnette et de la bertinière, commune de la Sauvagère (Orne), Société préhistorique française, pp.139-147 - Les monuments mégalithiques de Saint Bomer les Forges , 4 pp. - L'allée couverte dy Catillon, commune de Rocheville, canton de Briquebec (Manche), 4 pp. - Allée couverte de Vaudaincourt (Oise) Fouilles de 1918-19, Extrait des Mémoires de la Société préhistorique française, Imprimerie Monnoyer, Le Mans, 1919, 20 pp. - Allée couverte des Vaux Louvets à Vaudacnourt (Oise), pp. 19-23 et 2 pl. - Pierres à cupules de Garin et Cazaux. Vallée de Larboust, environs de Luchon, 1929, 3 pp. - La Pierre Mulot, à Bleurville, arrondissement de Mirecourt (Vosges), 4 pp. - Etude comparative des vases d'Armancourt, de Paris, et de la nécropoloe de Calama (Chili), 1929, 3 pp. 4 planches - Enclumes de l'âge du Bronze cachette de haches de Jarzé Haches plats à bords contournés, Imprimerie Monnoyer, Le Mans, 1912, 15 pp. - Etude sur les pointes de Flèches de l'âge du bronze munies de barbelures à la douille. Objets de l'âge du bronze trouvés dans les sépultures mérovingiennes, Imprimerie Monnoyer, Le Mans, 1912, 12 pp. - Poignards, rapières et épées de l'âge du bronze, Imprimerie Monnoyer, Le Mans, 1928, 99 pp. - Epée en cuivre trouvée dans la Loire à Nantes, 3 pp. - L'âge du Bronze dans le Jura. La Palafite du Lac de Clairvaux. La cachette de Briod. La cachette de Larnaud. Village Larnaudien et Halstattien de Baume-les-Messieurs, Imprimerie Monnoyer, Le Mans, 1914, 54 pp. et 3 planches dont une dépliante en couleurs - La céramique des palafittes du Lac du Bourget, Imprimerie Monnoyer, Le Mans, 1915, 24 pp. avec 8 planches hors texte - Haches d'honneur de l'Age du Bronze à formes normales et ornées de gravure, Imprimerie Monnoyer, Le Mans, 1935, 8 pp. - Lances ornées et moules de l'âge du Bronze trouvés dans les cinq départements de la Normandie, 12 pp. - Ceintures à pendeloques et ornements de la fin de l'Age du Bronze et du Halstatt, 24 pp. - Les casques de Bernières-d'Ailly (Calavados) Casque de Falaise. Ebauches et instruments néolithiques à formes anormales, Imprimerie Monnoyer, Le Mans, 1910, 9 pp. - Casque de l'âge du bronze trouvé dans la Seine à Mantes en 1860, Imprimerie Monnoyer, Le Mans, 1912, 4 pp. 2 planches - Bracelet hallstattien du Musée du Musée Borély, à Marseille, 1928, 3 pp. - Bracelets en bronze de Barc, canton de Beaumont le Roger, 2 pp. - Les Tumulus du Premier Age du Fer dans l'Est de la France et dans l'Europe Centrale. Imprimerie Monnoyer, Le Mans, 1913, 31 pp. - Les Tumulus de Blaisy-Bas et de Saint-Hélier, Congrès du Havre, 1914, Secrétariat de l'Association, Paris, pp. 699-710 - Les Tumulus de la région de Haguenau et Bischwiller, pp. 441-446 - Mors de Bride gaulois de Léry (Eure) et de verna (Isère). Mors mérovingien de La Cheppe, Fère-en-Tardenois et Etrigny, Imprimerie Monnoyer, Le Mans, 1927, 12 pp. - Le Casque d'Or orné d'Emaux d'Amfreville-sous-les-Monts et le casque en fer de Notre-Dame du Vaudreuil. Etude comparative des casques gaulois, Imprimerie Monnoyer, Le Mans, 1912 pp. - Les cinq cimetières gaulois de l'embouchure de l'Eure et de l'Andelle, près de Pont-de-l'Arche, 7 pp. - Considérations générales sur les sépultures gauloises des Eburovices et Velioc [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Did Peary Reach the Pole? By "An Englishman in the Street".

      Simpkin, Marshall, Etc., London - 1911, 1st edition. (Hardcover) Very good. vii,9-85pp. Small 8vo. Original blue gilt stamped cloth. Several intext figures. Folding map tipped onto rear endpaper. Minor foxing on front free endpaper otherwise a very attractive collectable copy. Arctic Bibl. 9996. A contemporary English view of the controversy, and a very, very scarce book indeed! [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      Tip. El Correo de Andalucía., Sevilla. 1911 - Requiere encuadernación. Prólogo M. Gómez Imaz. Primera edición. LIBRO EN ESPANOL [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Librería Javier Fernández]
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